VIRTUAL ASSET EMPIRE LTD (SkinsMonkey, we, us, or our)
Registration number ΗΕ 412509
Peiraios 30, 1st floor, Flat 1,
Strovolos 2023, Nicosia, Cyprus
SkinsMonkey is an online platform that allows Steam-registered users to search, trade, sell and purchase Steam-supported virtual items between each other in accordance with the Terms and Use. SkinsMonkey is not affiliated in any way with Valve Corporation and its affiliates (collectively Valve).
During trade, sale or purchase of virtual items SkinsMonkey acts as an intermediary between the Users. SkinsMonkey does not acquire any ownership or any other proprietary rights concerning the virtual items and is not a party to any agreement between the Users selling, purchasing or exchanging virtual items through SkinsMonkey. SkinsMonkey is not related to online gambling and does not run any drawings, lotteries and/or virtual casinos.
You must be at least 16 years of age to use SkinsMonkey.
Users under the age of 18
By using SkinsMonkey, you hereby unconditionally declare, warrant and guarantee that:
You acknowledge that we reserve the right to:
In order to use SkinsMonkey you must sign-in through your Steam user account provided by Valve.
Upon signing-in, your individual SkinsMonkey account (the Account) will be created automatically and you will be assigned with your personal SkinsMonkey (the Account ID) to monitor your virtual items and SkinsMonkey balance.
You are solely responsible for managing and safeguarding your login credentials, maintaining the confidentiality and restricting access to your Account, as well as for all activities that occur under these credentials. It is your responsibility to ensure that your use of SkinsMonkey within your Account is in compliance with any applicable laws or regulations.
We further note that if the breach is not material, we may provide you with a notice of 14 days to give you the opportunity to rectify the breach subject to our discretion.
We note that we can undertake any and all of the above actions subject to our discretion without any liability or further obligation of any kind whatsoever to you or any other party.
Using SkinsMonkey you can exchange, sell and/or purchase any virtual item available on the SkinsMonkey Website.
In case the virtual item you exchanged was more expensive than the one you received, extra money from the exchange will be saved on your SkinsMonkey Balance and can be used later. However, there is no guarantee that there will be any available items for that price.
In the event that the virtual item you wish to exchange is of lesser value than the one you wish to obtain, then, you may pay the difference by using your SkinsMonkey Balance.
Any money you may receive from the sale of your virtual item will be saved in your SkinsMonkey Balance.
To purchase a virtual item you can either use a payment method supported by a third-party payment service provider (the Payment Method) made available to you by SkinsMonkey or your SkinsMonkey Balance.
You are solely responsible for reading and understanding all and any terms and conditions of any transactions conducted on, via or as a result of using SkinsMonkey.
All trades made on SkinsMonkey are independent from each other.
Any trades and transactions conducted on SkinsMonkey are final and not subject to a return, refund and/or cancellation.
SkinsMonkey makes available a prepaid balance on SkinsMonkey Website (the Balance). Your SkinsMonkey Balance may only be used to perform transactions within SkinsMonkey.
To access SkinsMonkey Balance you may be asked to provide registration details, including without limitation a Payment Method (as defined below) a related billing address and all necessary KYC information about the Account owner.
SkinsMonkey Balance does not constitute a personal property and has no value outside the Website.
SkinsMonkey Balance funds are non-transferable to another service or person and do not accrue interest.
SkinsMonkey does not provide any crypto-fiat, fiat-crypto or any other currency exchange services and does not act as such exchange.
At any time your SkinsMonkey Balance shall not exceed the amount equivalent to EUR 15.000.
SkinsMonkey is entitled to use payment methods for the purpose of depositing SkinsMonkey Balance in order to purchase, sell and/or exchange virtual items by the User (the Payment Methods). The respective Payment Method provider is primarily responsible for facilitating the payment of your transactions conducted on the Website and providing to the User payment-related customer support.
All monetary transactions are made in US dollars, including all applicable taxes. In this respect, your payment will be converted into USD at the time of the payment, if applicable.
By performing transactions via SkinsMonkey you acknowledge and confirm that you are the owner or an authorized user or of all payment accounts, bank cards or any other payment methods you use to make any payments.
You are responsible for the payment of any fees, taxes or other costs, associated with the conduction of transactions via the Payment Method or the applicable duties and taxes imposed by your local authorities. The respective charged amounts shall be indicated on the respective payment page of the relevant Payment Method. The list of available Payment Methods shall be solely defined by SkinsMonkey and indicated on SkinsMonkey Website.
By performing transactions via SkinsMonkey you acknowledge and confirm that you are the owner of all payment accounts, bank cards or any other payment methods you use to make any payments.
SkinsMonkey commission is set separately for each specific case of exchange and/or purchase of a virtual item, and varies from 0 to 20% of the declared value of the relevant virtual item.
Due to market conditions and dynamics, we are unable to provide information on the exact rate for each exchange and/or purchase.
By using SkinsMonkey and/or accessing the Website you unconditionally accept SkinsMonkey commission as stated above.
The SkinsMonkey logo and any SkinsMonkey product or service names, logos or slogans and/or any other intellectual property that may appear on the Website or service are trademarks of SkinsMonkey and our affiliates and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission. In addition, the features of the Website and their content, designs, magnetic translations, domain names, downloadable documents, digital conversions including, without limitation, all page headers, custom graphics, button icons and scripts, constitute the intellectual property of SkinsMonkey and may not be copied, imitated or used, in whole or in part, without our prior written permission.
Any trademarks, logos, skins, artworks and other objects of intellectual property (either registered or unregistered), presented on the Website, belong to their respective owners and there are no implied licenses to use them, unless otherwise stipulated by the owner in writing. Any unauthorized use is an infringement sanctioned by the applicable legislative framework.
The Service is provided via the Website and/or on any SkinsMonkey platform "as is", we make no warranties, expressed or implied, and we hereby disclaim and negate all and any warranties, including without limitation, implied warranties or conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose. Further, we do not warrant or make any representations concerning the accuracy, likely results, or reliability of the use of SkinsMonkey and/or materials in relation to our Service or otherwise relating to such materials or on any sites and/or affiliated parties linked to this site.
To the extent permitted by applicable law you shall indemnify, and hold harmless SkinsMonkey, its licensors, licensees, distributors, agents, representatives and other authorized users, and all of the foregoing entities' respective officers, directors, owners, employees, agents, representatives, and assigns from and against any and all claims, damages, obligations, losses, liabilities, costs, attorney fees, and expenses arising out of or in connection with your use of SkinsMonkey, your violation of the Agreement, the sale, purchase, and/or use of any virtual items, your violation of any third party right, including, but not limited to, copyright, trademark, or privacy right, and any submission by you that causes damage to a third party.
You agree to cooperate as fully as reasonably required in the defense of any claim. SkinsMonkey reserves the right to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you. You shall not enter into any agreement that affects the rights of SkinsMonkey without SkinsMonkey's prior written approval.
Neither SkinsMonkey nor any other party involved in creating or delivering the Service and/or Website shall be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, consequential, or exemplary damages arising out of or in connection with any use of, or inability to use, the Services, the Website or the sale, purchase, or use of the virtual items.
The Website, or Service may contain links to other third-party websites. We are not in any way responsible for the content of such links as these are not in any way monitored by us. We shall not be held liable and/or responsible for the content of such third-party websites and accept no liability for any loss or damages occurring as a result of or relating to the use of these websites. We note that if you access these third-party websites, you do so at your own risk.
The foregoing limitation applies regardless of the nature of the cause of action (whether breach of contract or tort, including negligence) and even if SkinsMonkey has previously been advised of, or reasonably could have foreseen, the possibility of such damage or loss.
The foregoing limitation applies to all damages arising out of or in connection with any use of, or inability to use SkinsMonkey, the Website, or or, including but not limited to: errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies; personal injury or property damage; any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers, including any personal or financial information stored therein; any bugs, viruses, trojan horses, or the like that may be transmitted through the application or services; and/or any goods sold or purchased.
To the extent that any jurisdiction does not allow the exclusion or limitation of any incidental or consequential damages, the above limitation shall apply to the extent permissible under applicable law.
SkinsMonkey's aggregate liability to a User in any circumstance is limited to either the amount paid by the user to SkinsMonkey during the year preceding the claim or $100, whichever is greater.
We may make changes to this Agreement and to SkinsMonkey from time to time without prior notification. We may do this for a variety of reasons including changes in or requirements of the law, new features, or changes in business practices and/or any other reason. The most recent version of this Agreement will be posted on the Website, and you should regularly check for the most recent version. If the changes include material changes that affect your rights or obligations, we will notify you of the changes by reasonable means, which could include notification through SkinsMonkey or via email. If you continue to use SkinsMonkey after the changes become effective, then you agree to the revised Agreement.
If you wish to terminate this Agreement as between you and SkinsMonkey, you can do so at any time by no longer accessing and/or using SkinsMonkey.
You may request us to delete your Account without cause at any time via sending us an email at [email protected]. If you close your Account, then you will not be able to use the Service.
No waiver made by SkinsMonkey of any breach or any provision of this Agreement shall be deemed a waiver of any subsequent or prior breach of the same or any other provision.
SkinsMonkey may assign, subcontract or otherwise transfer its rights and/or obligations hereunder without notice to you or obtaining your consent. You may not assign, subcontract or otherwise transfer your rights and/or obligations hereunder.
All enquiries relating to the construction, validity, enforcement and interpretation of this Agreement shall be governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of Cyprus. Any claims shall be sent to Peiraios 30, 1st floor, Flat 1, Strovolos 2023, Nicosia, Cyprus and e-mailed to [email protected].
A party seeking a court resolution of a dispute shall first send a written claim to the other, by certified mail or courier, or in the event that we do not have a physical address on file for you, by electronic mail ("Claim"). SkinsMonkey address for the claim is: Peiraios 30, 1st floor, Flat 1, Strovolos 2023, Nicosia, Cyprus and e-mailed to [email protected].
The Claim must describe the nature and basis of the claim or dispute; and set forth the specific relief sought. We agree to use good faith efforts to resolve the Claim directly, but if we do not reach an agreement to do so within 30 days after the Claim is received, you or SkinsMonkey may commence a court proceeding to the courts of Cyprus located in Nicosia, subject to the applicable legislation of Cyprus.
This provision shall not be deemed to deprive the consumer of the protection afforded to you by the applicable rules relating to contractual obligations of the law of the state in which you have your habitual residence.
Where permitted under the applicable law, you agree that you may bring claims against SkinsMonkey only in your individual capacity and not as a plaintiff or class member in any purported class or representative action.
Should you have any questions, enquiries, remarks, complaints or comments regarding the Service, our Website, or this Agreement please contact our Support team at [email protected]. We will reply to you as soon as possible.
Please be informed that technical support is only provided via SkinsMonkey Live Support Chat.