Terms and Conditions

Last updated: January 16, 2015 Preamble Welcome to Star Taxi! This page (together with the document referred to herein) sets out the terms and conditions of use ‘Terms”on which you may use the services provided by the website www.StarTaxiApp.com and by other online applications that belong to or are related to this website, such as Facebook and Twitter online applications, mobile applications. Please read these terms of use carefully before you start to use the Site and/or the App. Except for your first visit to the website, which should coincide with your first use of these terms, by using the Website, you indicate that you accept these terms and conditions and that you agree to abide by them. Star Taxi user has to be a person of at least 14 years old. If you are younger than 18 years of age, you hereby declare that you have obtained the authorization of your parent or guardian to agree to these Terms of Use and the Privacy Policy. Under no circumstances both the site and the application can be used by a person younger than 14 years of age. If you do not agree to these terms of use, please refrain from using the Website. Terms and Conditions Star Taxi is a mobile application that allows you to order a taxi via a mobile device, without making any call to a dispatch. Star Taxi application automatically detects the user’s location and once the address has been confirmed, it sends the order to the taxi drivers available in the respective area. The application allows the user to see how the taxi driver is heading towards her/him. While the taxi driver is driving towards the location, the client may use the chat functionality, which allows real-time communication with the assigned taxi driver, in order to send different pieces of information that the client hasn’t transmitted initially. Star Taxi Services are free of charge. Nevertheless, the free of charge use of this services does not in any way affect your obligation to pay the fare for any taxi transportation services ordered via Star Taxi but refers only to your use of Star Taxi in order to obtain such transportation services. 2. Accessing Star Taxi The Company makes available a website and smartphone applications for mobile devices. Although both web and mobile environments are generally safe and stable, sometimes problems arise in form of viruses, unstable software and hardware and more. Thus, Star Taxi will not be liable for the correct, continuous and according to any user’s expectance of functioning of: the Site, its applications, the web pages, the software and hardware required for running them, the online activity of any User, as well as the content of any piece of information posted on the internet or by phone, including third-party sites, emails sent to users and any other interactions between Star Taxi and its collaborators and You, the end user. 3. Intellectual property rights Star Taxi is the owner or the licensee of all (registered and unregistered) intellectual property rights in the Site, and in the material published on it other than any third party intellectual property rights. Those works are protected by copyright laws, trademark laws and treaties around the world. All such rights are reserved. The trademarks, logos, and service marks (collectively the “Trademarks”) displayed on this site are Star Taxi’s registered and also unregistered Trademarks as the logos of Faceboook.com and Twitter.com, which are property of the respective sites and entities. Star Taxi’s Trademarks may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not its own, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits Star Taxi. In addition, text, graphics, logos, icons, images, audio clips, video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, interactive content and scripts are Star Taxi’s intellectual property and may not be copied, used or imitated without the prior written consent of Star Taxi. The compilation and appearance of all content on the Site is the exclusive property of Star Taxi. 4.  Disclaimer of Warranty The end user agrees with the fact that the use of this website and of the applications and also the related sites is entirely the user’s responsibility and risk. In no event, Star Taxi, its collaborators, employees, business partners or other third parties involved in any way in publishing, operating or the activity of the Site or of the applications, as well as the employees, officers or their collaborators do not guarantee that the use of this site is error-free and uninterrupted.  Under any circumstances, they do not guarantee the result of using this website, as well as the precision and accuracy of any piece of information, service, proposal provided by Star Taxi or their business partners. This Site and its related applications, same as their content are provided “as is” basis. Star Taxi disclaims all liability, risk, warranty or condition, whether, express or implied, including, but not limited to copyright titles, partnership, transaction and/or use of any product or service available on Site or on its related applications. Star Taxi does not provide authorized transportation services and is not an authorized transportation carrier or taxi company. It is up to the authorized taxi driver to offer transportation services which may be ordered through use of Star Taxi application. Star Taxi is a platform that offers various pieces of information and a method to obtain taxis for transportation. Star Taxi has no responsability or liability for any transportation services provided to you by third party taxi drivers and/or taxi companies. Taxi drivers that use Star Taxi application to obtain fares are not employees, agents or affiliates of Star Taxi. Star Taxi takes no responsability and assumes no liability for any acts or ommisions of taxi drivers who use Star Taxi application. The quality of the transportantion services ordered through the use of the Star Taxi application is entirely the iresponsability of the taxi driver or the taxi company providing such authorized transportation services. You understand and acknowledge, therefore, that by using the Star Taxi application you may be exposed to transportation that is potentially dangerous, offensive, harmful to minors, unsafe or otherwise objectionable, and that you use the service at your own risk. 5. Limited Liability Under no circumstances and in no event, Star Taxi will not be held liable for any loss or damage, whether direct, indirect, accidental or special, on purpose, as a consequence or result of or in relation to this “Agreement”. At no time whatsoever will Star Taxi's total financial liability to the Customer exceed the amount paid by the Customer in respect of the services purchased. Under no circumstances and in no event, Star Taxi’s liability will be higher than the amount paid by the Customer for the purchased service, and Star Taxi’s total financial liability, resulting from or related to this “Agreement”, will not exceed the amounts paid by the Customer in the last three months from the beginning of the complaint or conflict on a particular topic, either amicable or on court. The Site provides you with access to a large number of independent taxi drivers in your city.  Your contract for the hire of a taxi is direct with your taxi driver.  Star Taxi is not a party to that contract.  Star Taxi therefore accepts no liability whatsoever for any loss(es) that you suffer as a result of your contract with your taxi driver.  In no event shall Star Taxi, its officers, directors or employees be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive or consequential damages resulting from any financial or personal injury or property damage, resulting from your use of a taxi driver contacted through the Site.  Notwithstanding the above, in the event that a court or other authority finds that Star Taxi is liable, in whole or in part, you will hereby indemnify Star Taxi against any loss(es) suffered by yourself as a result of the respective taxi journey. 6. The User As a condition to access Star Taxi, you agree to this User Agreement and to strictly observe the following DOs and DON’Ts: Do undertake the following: -          Provide accurate data in all interactions and communications with the Site and the application. -          Take responsibility for his actions on the Site, on the application and in direct interaction with our business partners such as the taxi drivers. -          Provide personal data to be processed by and on behalf of Star Taxi and its business partners; these data are provided without copyright, and are irrevocable and provided for an indefinite period. -           Receive promotional offers and materials of Star Taxi and its business partners, but not by phone. Don’t undertake the following: -          Act dishonestly or unprofessionally by engaging in unprofessional behavior by posting unlawful, or not under current legal provisions, libelous, abusive, obscene, discriminatory or otherwise objectionable content -          Abuse the functionality of the Site and of the Application, and take actions that could harm Star Taxi, including but not limited to, uploading content that includes software viruses, malefic code, modifying, copying and deleting any information on the Site, except for your personal data. -          Use the Site for spam activities of any kind, including election campaigns, collecting names or e-mail addresses or any other piece of information provided by the Site. 7. Confidentiality and accuracy of data, the User’s liability, blocking the access and the User’s account The end user is totally responsible for the accuracy of the provided data, as well as their confidentiality. The user will notify Star Taxi, immediately, in case his account has been compromised or any other personal data as, but not limited to: name, date of birth, credit card data, passwords, user names. The user is liable for his/her activity on the site and the related applications, for all comments, posts, accounts, data and any other interaction with the Site or Star Taxi application. The end user is responsible for restricting the acces on his/her devices, where it is the case. Thus, he/she is responsible for keeping his/her account safe and he/she is liable for all the movements registered on his/her account. Fraudulent use, misuse, unauthorized access, copying or modication of data, images or any part of the site is not allowed and it will be punished according to Law. Star Taxi reserves the right to disable any user identification code or password, whether chosen by you or allocated by Star Taxi, at any time, if in its opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of use. 8. Change of Terms and Conditions Star Taxi reserves the right to change these Terms and Conditions without a prior notification, thus we kindly ask you to check this page frequently. The modified Terms and Conditions will take effect as soon as they are published on the website and updated into the application. Hereby, in case of the applications for mobile devices, an update mentioning that the Terms and Conditions have been modified will be necessary. If you continue the installation, using the old version or updating the application, it is considered that you have taken notice of changes to these Terms and Conditions.   9. Contact. Jurisdiction and Applicable Law The website www.StarTaxiApp.com and the related application are operated by SC Star Taxi APP SRL which is a company incorporated and registered in Romania with company number 0732592210 whose registered office is at 319 Splaiul Independentei OB421, Bucharest, Sector 6, with trade register number J40/13115/2011, identification Number Ro 29300987, email: office@startaxiapp.com.