Terms of Use

1. General

1.1. Coverage.

Shopstars.org is a service provided by overheat UG (haftungsbeschränkt), Stürzenberger Weg 30, 51766 Engelskirchen, Germany (in the following called „shopstars.org“). shopstars.org is a technical platform for the optimization of commercially used websites for site owners, shop operators, search engine optimizers and agencies (alltogether called „users“). The offer of shopstars.org is directed exclusively at commercial customers and customers of the liberal professions in their professional capacity. An examination of the customer’s property is reserved at all times. Shopstars.org does not enter into any contracts with consumers. The use of services by consumers is prohibited. As far as contracts for the services of shopstars.org are concluded with users, the contractual partner becomes the overheat UG (haftungsbeschränkt).

1.2. Exclusive validity of these terms of use.

These Terms of Use form the basis of legal relationships between shopstars.org and the users about services provided through shopstars.org (shopstars.org services). In the case of the use of paid services by the user, these terms and conditions are subordinate to the general terms and conditions of shopstars.org. These Terms of Use also apply in the event of conflicting terms and conditions of users. These are also not accepted if shopstars.org provides services in knowledge of the terms of a user, unless otherwise agreed, whereby such an agreement must be made only by the consent of the members of the management of the overheat UG (haftungsbeschränkt) in authorized number.

1.3. The development of shopstars.org service is a dynamic process. shopstars.org may change its service without informing users in advance. Users are not entitled to the temporal and / or spatial availability of shopstars.org services; The use of the tool can be restricted, interrupted or discontinued without notice to the users.

2. Integration of shopstars JavaScript code / Privacy policy

To use the shopstars.org service, it is necessary to include a specific JavaScript code on the website you would like to use shopstars.org. You will receive the code after login in your user account under the menu item „Install“.

It is also necessary to indicate in the privacy policy or in the imprint of the website that you use shopstars.org services on your website. You have to name what data of your visitors is collected and processed and for what purpose. A ready-made text template will be provided as an example after login in your user account under the menu item „Install -> Privacy policy“. Customize this text to reflect your individual use of the shopstars.org services.

3. Liability for content and links of users or third parties

3.1. The information and images inserted in the widgets are exclusively set and managed by the users. Each user is solely responsible for the accuracy, completeness and timeliness of the information provided. This also applies to the observance of copyrights and rights of use of words, texts and images. shopstars.org can not verify external content and therefore assumes no liability or warranty for the accuracy, completeness, quality or legality of these information.

3.2. shopstars.org does not endorse any of this third-party content or any reviews by visitors of the websites that use th service. Rather, the reviews only reflect the personal opinion of the visitors. Shopstars.org has no influence on the form and content of these contributions. Therefore, we assume no responsibility for the form and content of the reviews and exclude any liability for this.

3.3. The user is not entitled to the temporal and spatial availability of the services of shopstars.org. shopstars.org is not liable for (partial) interruptions and breakdowns of services for repair, maintenance, updating or any other reason that is either outside its direct sphere of influence or that could hinder the use of the services only insignificantly.

3.4. The free services of shopstars.org may be changed or discontinued at any time without notice.

3.5. shopstars.org is very concerned about the security of its website, the application and its users. Nevertheless, shopstars.org can not guarantee that the content of the website or in the application does not contain any elements that could have a damaging effect (e.g. viruses). The user is responsible for sufficient virus protection, data and password protection, etc.

3.6. Incidentally, shopstars.org is only liable for intent and gross negligence and only to a limited extent for the typically foreseeable damage. These limitations of liability shall not apply in the case of damage resulting from injury to life, limb, health or essential contractual obligations, as well as in the case of legally binding regulations.

3.7. As far as shopstars.org points out links to third party content, shopstars.org is not liable for these contents. If a contract is offered to the user in connection with the third-party content, only a contract with the third party, but not with shopstars.org, is concluded upon conclusion. If the user finds unlawful content, shopstars.org asks for timely notification of this content.

4. Liability of the user

The user agrees not to make any incorrect or misleading information about himselve or others. The user is solely responsible for content provided by him (e.g., reports / images / visual media such as videos). The user is liable for any non-contractual, abusive and / or illegal use of the shopstars.org services and the contents that are displayed on third-party websites with the help of this service. The user will indemnify shopstars.org from any claims that third parties may have against shopstars.org for any such breach by the user. The user will support shopstars.org in the defense of such claims and provide all necessary information to shopstars.org.

5. intellectual property rights / Grant of rights of use

5.1. By posting the content, the user or any third party guarantees that he owns all rights, in particular intellectual property rights, to this content or that he has all the necessary rights, licenses, consents, etc.

5.2. By posting the content, shopstars.org is granted a free, irrevocable, subject-matter-free, spatially and temporally unrestricted and transferable right to use this content. shopstars.org is entitled to use this content in any form, for publication on the websites managed by the user, and to duplicate, distribute, publicly reproduce and make available the content, reproduce it and reproduce it on image and sound carriers, as well as to be used in an illustrative context for promotional and advertising measures. The user or any third party allows shopstars.org to compress the contents, edit them in accordance with the moral rights, to translate them in other languages or to delete them.

6. Contact request

At each contact request and use of the shopstars.org services, the user is required to provide truthful and complete information and not to provide and / or post content containing unsolicited advertising (spam). shopstars.org may notify you of the service by email to the email address associated with your account or by letter to the mailing address of your account or by message inside the application. The notification has direct effect.

7. Applicable law

The service is offered by shopstars.org from its headquarters in Engelskirchen. You must comply with all local, state, federal, and national laws, regulations, and ordinances applicable to your use of the service. This agreement and the use of the service are exclusively subject to the property law of the Federal Republic of Germany.

8. Customer Data

When you use the Service, our servers collect information automatically from your Online Store. We will act as the data controller with respect of the personal data we may have collected from you during registration or provision of support services, if any. To the extent we collect any personal data of end users of your Online Store, we will act as your data processor in respect of such personal data.

9. Customer information emails

By registering with shopstars (eg at app.shopstars.org or by installing one of our plugins in various online store marketplaces), you agree that we may send you Customer Information regarding your use of our Service, Product Update Information, and Occasional Promotional and Discount Offers to Your Email Address. You can sign up for and unsubscribe to our newsletter separately.

10. Change of the general terms of use

10.1. shopstars.org reserves the right to change this agreement at any time and to add new or additional terms. Such changes and other terms of contract will be communicated to you and will be effective immediately upon their acceptance, and then incorporated into this agreement. In the event that you do not accept the changes, shopstars.org may terminate this agreement with you.

10.2. The current version of the General Terms and Conditions will be available on the website of shopstars.org and can be saved as a PDF document.

11. Final clause

If any provision of this agreement is held to be invalid or unenforceable, that provision shall be construed in a manner that complies with applicable law and best reflects the original intentions of the parties. The remaining part of the provision shall remain unaffected. Failure by shopstars.org to enforce any right or provision of this agreement shall not constitute a waiver of this right or provision.

shopstars.org or namely overheat UG (haftungsbeschränkt) reserves the right to take any action that shopstars.org deems reasonably necessary or appropriate to enforce this agreement and to ensure compliance with this agreement. You agree that shopstars.org has the right, without liability to you, to share the logon information and / or account information with law enforcement agencies, other government agencies and / or third parties, if shopstars.org believes that this is reasonably necessary or appropriate to enforce and / or ensure compliance with the terms of this agreement (including shopstars.org right, legal proceedings relating to your use of the service and / or third party claims that your use of the service is unlawful and / or or rights of such third parties to cooperate).