Terms of use
WEBSITE USAGE TERMS AND CONDITIONS

PLEASE READ THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE (“TERMS”) CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE AND ANY PAGES OR MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS SET FORTH BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS SET FORTH BELOW, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS THIS WEBSITE, OR ANY ASSOCIATED PAGES OR MATERIALS.

This Website (“Website” or “Site”) is owned and operated by [the English name of Ninestar] (“Ninestar”). The pages and materials (“Content”) contained on this Site are the property of Ninestar or are owned by a third party and are used by Ninestar under license. Ninestar reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove any portion of this Site or these Terms, in whole or in part, at any time and for any reason. Changes to these Terms will be effective when posted. You agree to review these Terms periodically to be aware of any changes. Your continued use of this Site after any changes to the Terms will be considered acceptance of those changes. These Terms govern your use of this Site.


INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND LIMITED LICENSE

Any and all intellectual property rights ("Intellectual Property") associated with this Website and the Content are the sole property of Ninestar, its affiliates or third parties. The Content is protected by copyright and other laws in both the People’s Republic of China and other countries. Elements of the Website are also protected by trade dress, trade secret, unfair competition, and other laws and may not be copied or imitated in whole or in part. All graphics, icons, and other items that appear on the Website are trademarks, service marks or trade dress ("Marks") of Ninestar, its affiliates or other entities that have granted Ninestar the right and license to use such Marks and may not be used or interfered with in any manner without the express written consent of Ninestar. Except as otherwise expressly authorized by these Terms, you may not copy, reproduce, modify, lease, loan, sell, create derivative works from, upload, transmit, or distribute the Intellectual Property of the Website in any way without Ninestar's or the appropriate third party's prior written permission. Except as expressly provided herein, Ninestar does not grant to you any express or implied rights to Ninestar's or any third party's Intellectual Property.


Ninestar grants you a limited, personal, non-transferable, non-sublicensable, revocable license to access and use only this Site, Content and services provided on this Site only in the manner presented or otherwise expressly permitted by Ninestar. Except for this limited license,Ninestar does not convey any interest in or to this Site, its Content or any other Ninestar property by permitting you to access this Site. Except to the extent required by law or as expressly provided herein, none of the Content and/or information available on this Site may be reverse-engineered, modified, reproduced, republished, translated into any language or computer language, re-transmitted in any form or by any means, resold or redistributed without the prior written consent of Ninestar. You may not make, sell, offer for sale, modify, reproduce, display, publicly perform, import, distribute, retransmit or otherwise use the Content in any way, unless expressly permitted to do so by Ninestar.


NINESTAR PRODUCT INFORMATION AND SUPPLY

This Site may contain general information about Ninestar products and services. The description of such products and service may vary in your country or area. Unless expressly stated otherwise, this information a) does not constitute an offer or inducement to enter into a legally binding contract; and b) does not form part of the terms and conditions for Ninestar products and services.


All applications for credit are subject to Ninestar's normal credit approval criteria.

ACCESS TO PASSWORD PROTECTED/SECURE AREAS

Only authorized users can access to and make use of password protected and/or secure areas of this Website. Unauthorized users attempting to access such areas may be subject to prosecution.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

This Site may contain links to other web sites operated by third parties ("Third Party Websites"). Ninestar does not endorse, or approve of the operators of Third Party Websites, or the information, graphics and material on those Third Party Websites ("Third Party Material").

Subject to any applicable law which cannot be excluded, Ninestar makes no warranties or representations: a) regarding the quality, accuracy, merchantability or fitness for purpose of Third Party Material or products or services available through Third Party Websites; or b)that Third Party Material does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any person. Ninestar is not authorizing the reproduction of Third Party Material by linking Content on this Website to Third Party Material.

When you follow a link on this Site, material at a Third Party Website may be displayed in your browser framed by Content on this web site. This material is also Third Party Material for the purpose of these Terms.

Ninestar may receive payments from operators of Third Party Websites in relation to goods or services supplied by the operator as a result of you linking to the Third Party Website from this Site.


DISCLAIMER

Ninestar does not warrant the completeness, timeliness or accuracy of any Content available at this Site. To the fullest extent permitted by law, any Content is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, express or implied, including, but not limited to, implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title or non-infringement.Ninestar recommends that you seek independent advice before acting upon the Content on this Site or Third Party Material. Ninestar does not guarantee that this Site or Third Party Websites will be free from viruses, or that access to this Site or Third Party Websites will be uninterrupted.

TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT SHALL NINESTAR, ITS AFFILIATES, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, DIRECTOR, AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, ITS LICENSORS, ITS SUPPLIERS OR ANY THIRD PARTIES MENTIONED AT THIS SITE BE LIABLE FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS, OR DAMAGES RESULTING FROM LOST DATA OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION RESULTING FROM THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, THE INFORMATION, SERVICES OR THE CONTENT WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, DELICT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT NINESTAR IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.  TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE REMEDIES STATED FOR YOU IN THESE TERMS ARE EXCLUSIVE.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

Liability of Ninestar for a breach of a condition or warranty implied by law or otherwise, and which cannot be excluded, is limited to the extent possible, at Ninestar's option, to a) the supply of the products or services again; b) the repair of the products; or c) the payment of the cost of having the products or services supplied again or repaired.

GOVERNING LAW

This Site is operated and administered from within the People’s Republic of China. Use of this Site shall be governed by all applicable laws and regulations of the People’s Republic of China, without regarding to its conflict of laws provisions. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of the competent courts located in Beijing, for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these Terms and/or your use of this Site.