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Terms and Conditions

La Vatra Jocului welcomes. These terms and conditions apply to interactive services owned or operated by La Vatra Jocului. By registering for an account, and the opportunity to become a member to participate in games or tournaments offered by "La Vatra Jocului" (the "Site"), you confirm that you know and you agree with the most recent version of these T&C which can be accessed on the Site. To use our website and services, must have at least 13 years. "La Vatra Jocului" may change these T&C from time to time. "La Vatra Jocului" will inform you of any material changes to these T&C. You are responsible for reviewing these T&C periodically for any changes. Your continued use of the Site following such changes signifies your acceptance of these changes. Additional terms may apply to the use of any service, including contest rules and eligibility. We provide these terms to you or post them on the website pages to which it applies, are incorporated by reference into these T&C. If there is a conflict between T&C and any additional terms that apply to a specific service, the additional conditions shall control.
As set out in detail below, "La Vatra Jocului" HAVE THE RIGHT TO SUSPEND AND / OR DELETE ANY MEMBER ACCOUNT WHO BELIEVE THAT VIOLATE THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF SERVICES AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.

GENERAL CONDITIONS (All Users)

1.1 Law and Disputes

We make no representation that this Site is operated in accordance with laws and regulations, or governed by the nations to which they belonged. By using the Services and participation in activities, you certify that you have reached the required age and other eligibility requirements for the site and the services set out in the T&C. If you do not meet the age and other eligibility requirements, please stop using the Site and Services immediately.

1.2 Entire Agreement

These T&C, together with any additional terms and conditions or policies referred to and incorporated herein (including additional terms applicable to a particular Service including where applicable, but not limited to, the Subscription Service and the Privacy Policy), constitute the entire agreement between you and "La Vatra Jocului" regarding the Services and cannot be modified by you, or any person affiliated, or claiming affiliation, with "La Vatra Jocului" except by express written agreement.

Eligibility and Restrictions on Participation

2.1 Eligibility

In order to register and maintain an account on the Site, an individual must: a)be a natural person, at least 13 years old and who has had the email address submitted on the account registration form assigned to their use and control as represented b)be a citizen or resident of a country ("Territory") where skilled gaming is legal (as applicable from state to state within a given Territory); c) be physically located in a Territory in which participation in the Service you select, or the Site, is unrestricted by applicable laws; and d) comply with these T&Cs at all times.

2.2 Information Required

Upon registration, you are required to provide the following information: • an alias that will be your username • a password • your e-mail address The information provided must be true, accurate, current and complete, as requested. You agree to update the registration data to keep it current and accurate. If "La Vatra Jocului" determines you are registering with purposely incorrect information, "La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to close your account. "La Vatra Jocului also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change and/or suspend/terminate offensive usernames.

2.3 Local Laws

You are subject to all laws of the province, state, and/or country in which you reside and from which you access the Services, and are solely responsible for obeying those laws. You agree "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates are not and cannot be held liable if laws applicable to you restrict or prohibit your participation. "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates make no representations or warranties, implicit or explicit, as to your legal right to participate in any tournament offered on the Site nor shall any person affiliated.

"La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to monitor the location from which you access the Site and to block access from any jurisdiction in which participation is illegal or restricted.

2.4 Proof of Eligibility

"La Vatra Jocului" may at any time require any member to provide proof of eligibility to participate in order to continue to allow such member access to the Site and the Services, and each member hereby acknowledges and accepts this condition of their participation as a reasonable measure to ensure the security of the Site. In addition, each member will be required to provide proper identification and proof of eligibility prior to receiving a prize. FAILURE TO PROVIDE EVIDENCE OF IDENTIFICATION AND/OR ELIGIBILITY SATISFACTORY TO "LA VATRA JOCULUI", IN ITS SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION, SHALL RESULT IN THE SUSPENSION AND/OR TERMINATION OF THE MEMBER'S ACCOUNT.

2.5 Limitations on Participation

You are only permitted to register one active account on the Site. "La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to monitor any effort to establish multiple accounts. In the event it is discovered that you have opened more than one account, all accounts will be closed without notice. "La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to deny access to anyone, including, but not limited to, those members who use proxy servers and/or IP addresses residing in certain geographical areas.

"La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to limit your activity on the site in any way it deems appropriate, in its sole discretion.

2.6 Accounts for Individual Use Only

You, as the holder of your account, are solely responsible for all obligations and, assuming compliance with these T&Cs, are entitled to all benefits accruing thereto. You may not allow any other person to access your account, access the Site, accept any winnings, or participate in any tournament using your account information. Your account is not transferable to any other person. All activities undertaken under a member's account will be deemed to have been done by that member.

2.7 Violation of the T&Cs and Abuse: Liability

Any member who displays behaviour which may be interpreted as the use of unfair methods on the Site, including but not limited to, the opening and/or use of multiple accounts, the use of unauthorized or altered software or hardware to assist play, intentionally poor play in certain games in order to achieve a broader competitive advantage (i.e. "sandbagging"), harassment of other participants, posting of objectionable material, any breach of these T&Cs, or any breach or attempted breach of the security of your account or the Site (collectively, "Abuse"), shall be subject to immediate sanction (as determined by "La Vatra Jocului" in its sole discretion), up to and including account termination and blocking of Site access, disclosure to the appropriate police authorities, and legal action at the sole discretion of "La Vara Jocului" .

Privacy

3.1 Privacy Policy

Our Privacy Policy describes our practices concerning data that you provide or that we may collect about you through the Services, and you consent to our use and disclosure of such data in compliance with the Privacy Policy. As more described in the Privacy Policy, when you accept any prize in connection with the Services, you will execute a release which will constitute your consent for "La Vatra Jocului 's disclosure of personal information for the promotional purposes.

3.2 Express Consent for Business Purposes and Promotional Activities

When you register for an account, we ask for your consent so that "Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates may display your username and tournament records and other usage information collected through the Site, for the purpose of promotion, including the promotion of tournaments and games, "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates. By accepting any prize from "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates, you agree to allow "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates to use, distribute, modify, adapt, reproduce, print, publish, publicly display, and broadcast, royalty-free, worldwide, in any media and at any time, your name, picture, voice, likeness, and/or biographical information for promotional or related purposes without additional compensation.

3.3 Submissions

If you submit or transmit audio, video, or text materials to the Site, including, but not limited to, comments, questions, suggestions, drawings, or computer programs (collectively, "Submissions"), you grant to "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates, its partners and distributors, a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, fully sub-licensable license, to use, distribute, edit, display, archive, publish, sublicense, perform, reproduce, make available, transmit, broadcast, sell, translate and create derivative works of those Submissions, and your name, voice, likeness and other identifying information where part of a Submission, in any form, media, or technology of any kind now known or developed in the future, for the purpose of developing and marketing game products and tournaments. You herby waive any moral rights you may have in such Submissions. Except as provided in the Privacy Policy , Submissions shall not be subject to any obligation of confidence on the part of "La Vatra Jocului" and Affiliates.

You represent and warrant that you have all rights necessary to grant "La Vatra Jocului" affiliates the license above and that none of your Submissions are defamatory, violate any rights of third parties, including, without limitation, any intellectual property rights, or violate applicable laws.

"La Vatra Jocului" is free to use, without obligation of any kind to you or any third parties, Submission you send through the Site for any purpose whatsoever, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or any third parties. You also acknowledge and agree that "La Vatra Jocului" may obtain Submissions on this Site, or otherwise develop on its own, or through third party vendors it engages, ideas and materials that may be similar or identical in theme, idea, format or other respects to ideas and other Submissions you submit to the Site, and you waive any and all claims you may have had, may have, and/or may have in the future, that any ideas, composition, video and/or other works used by "La Vatra Jocului" based on any similarity with any Submissions submitted by you on this Site. Any information uploaded by you to the Site or provided to "La Vatra Jocului" , including but not limited to photos, names, links, data, questions, comments, suggestions, or the like, shall be deemed to be non-confidential.

Games

4.1 Ability Games

Each member acknowledges that the outcome of the matches and tournaments offered on the Site are directly related to the number of members participating, and the skill levels of each member participating. "La Vatra Jocului" does not comment or have knowledge of the probability of one member winning a match vs. another member, and makes no representations about an individual member's chances of winning.

4.2 Determination of Winners

The results and winners of each tournament offered on the Site will be determined by "La Vatra Jocului" , and such determinations are final. By registering and/or participating in any tournament, you agree to be bound by these determinations.

4.3 Game Play

The Site is not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, lost or unavailable network connections, disconnects from your game play on your platform, or any incorrect or inaccurate results that may be posted on your online game. You may not: (a) gain unauthorized access to the Site\ 's systems or any account (other than your own), interfere with the communications, procedures or performance of the Site or deliberately damage or undermine the Site; (b) affect the outcome of your online game play on your platform by means of or with the assistance of macros, bots, automated programs, screen analysis utilities, player collusion, any type of modifications, memory readers, telepathy, alien technology or similar methods or to otherwise commit fraud in relation to the Site; or (c) alter the human skill component of any game played on your platform. Any attempt to do so is a violation of both civil and criminal laws and will result not only in the termination of your user account and forfeiture of all winnings, bonuses and incentives to which you would otherwise be entitled, but potentially lead to civil and/or criminal prosecution. The Site, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to terminate any person's account who is suspected of tampering with their game results for the tournament entered, or who otherwise violates these rules and to seek legal enforcement to the greatest extent possible, including referral to criminal prosecution authorities.

4.4 Head-to-Head Play:

Posting a challenge: You agree to appoint "La Vatra Jocului" as your agent for the communication of posted challenges and for receipt of communications matching your challenges. Posting a challenge means that the challenge is open for acceptance by the Site's community. You do not challenge the Site, you only challenge other users who are registered to use the Site's Services. The Site does not accept challenges on our own behalf under any circumstances.

Intellectual Property Rights Protected

5.1 Acknowledgment of Proprietary Rights

By registering for an account and/or participating in any tournament or game offered on the Site, or using the Services, you acknowledge that all content included in the Services, including all Site design, text, graphics, photos, audio, video, the selection and arrangement thereof, and all software that forms part of the Services (collectively, the "Content") is owned or licensed by "La Vatra Jocului" and/or its licensors. You agree to not modify, publish, participate in the transfer or sale of, create derivative works from, or in any way exploit the Content, except that you may download one copy for your personal, non-commercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. "La Vatra Jocului" neither warrants nor represents that your use of the Content will not infringe rights of third parties. While "La Vatra Jocului" uses reasonable efforts to include accurate and up-to-date information, "La Vatra Jocului makes no warranties or representations as to the accuracy or completeness of any Content and assumes no liability or responsibility for any errors or omissions in the Content.

Site Rules of Conduct

6.1 Chat, Message Board

Rules of Conduct : -The Site reserves the right to temporarily or permanently ban members who violate these rules of conduct, or who in any way abuse the community purpose of the chat areas. -The Site reserves the right to remove any posts for any reason. -Obscene, lewd, slanderous, pornographic, abusive, violent, insulting, indecent, threatening and harassing language of any kind will not be tolerated. -Opinions or comments on the subject at hand are welcomed, but attacking (flaming) individuals, companies or products is not allowed. . -Advertising or promotion of other companies or URLs is not allowed. -Please limit posting to the subject of the Site's games, message board or site. -Do not share personal information (your name, phone number, home address, password) with others on the Site. -No advertising of any kind is allowed in messages. -No copyright materials are allowed in messages. -Information disclosed in the Site chat rooms, message boards becomes property of "La Vatra Jocului" and is revealed to the public. "La Vatra Jocului" is not responsible for any information you choose to disclose to others. -Advanced fonts, Java, tables, HTML, or other programming codes or commands are not allowed in messages.

6.2 Anti-Spam Policy

"La Vatra Jocului" prohibits any activity commonly referred to as "Spam". Members who are reported and whose claims of "Spam" are validated by "La Vatra Jocului" will have their respective accounts either immediately TERMINATED or SUSPENDED, at the sole discretion of "La Vatra Jocului". "La Vatra Jocului" defines "Spam" as: -Electronic mail messages addressed to a recipient with whom the initiator does not have an existing business or personal relationship or is not sent at the request of, or with the express consent of, the recipient; -Messages posted to message boards that are off-topic (unrelated to the topic of discussion), cross-posted to unrelated message boards or discussion threads, or posted in excessive volume;
"La Vatra Jocului" may undertake, at its sole discretion and with or without prior notice, the following enforcement actions: -Account Suspension: Upon the receipt of a credible and validated complaint, "La Vatra Jocului" may also elect to immediately suspend the membership of the member implicated in the abuse. Suspension serves as a "Final" warning and will prevent the member from continuing their abusive "Spamming" behaviour. "La Vatra Jocului" will evaluate each validated abuse incident on a case-by-case basis and impose Termination or Suspension at its sole discretion, and may void any associated winnings. The Site reserves the right to lift the suspension of a member at any time, at its sole discretion. -Account Termination: Upon the receipt of a credible and validated complaint, the Site may immediately terminate the membership of the individual member implicated in the abuse and may void any associated winnings.
If you wish to report a violation of our Anti-Spam Policy, please forward all evidence of abuse of support@lavatrajocului.com. Please refer responsibly.

Termination

7.1 Account Termination

    "La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right to terminate your account, limit or prohibit your participation in any game or tournament.

7.2 Forfeiture and Account Suspension/Termination

As described in the Site Rules of Conduct, "La Vatra Jocului" is committed to taking all necessary measures to prevent anything that gives a member an unfair advantage over another member. We are also committed to ensuring that the "La Vatra Jocului" environment is an enjoyable place to work and play. We reserve the right to take immediate action in the event that we believe a member is failing to observe the terms of the Rules of Conduct. "La Vatra Jocului" reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to take any or all of the steps described above if it determines, acting reasonably, that: (i) you have breached any term of these T&Cs ; (ii) you are participating in any attempt to cheat another member through collusion or other techniques, regardless of the outcome; or (iii) you become bankrupt or subject to analogous proceedings anywhere in the world.

7.3 Termination

   You are entitled to close your Account at any time by contacting customer support. "La Vatra Jocului" will respond to your request within a reasonable time provided that you continue to assume responsibility for all activity on your Account until such closure has been effected by us. "La Vatra Jocului" is entitled to terminate these T&Cs immediately on notice (or attempted notice) to you at the email address you have provided "La Vatra Jocului" .

Legal Stuff

8.1 Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. "La Vatra Jocului" EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. "La Vatra Jocului" MAKES NO WARRANTY THAT (I) THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR REQUIREMENTS, (II) THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE, OR ERROR-FREE, (III) THE RESULTS THAT MAY BE OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF THE SERVICES WILL BE ACCURATE OR RELIABLE, (IV) THE QUALITY OF ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR INFORMATION PURCHASED OR OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICES WILL MEET YOUR EXPECTATIONS, (V) YOUR MESSAGES, DATA OR INFORMATION, IN WHATEVER FORM OR MEDIUM, WILL NOT BE LOST, AND (VI) ANY ERRORS WILL BE CORRECTED. ANY MATERIAL DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE OBTAINED THROUGH THE SERVICES IS DONE AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK, AND YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF ANY SUCH MATERIAL. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM "La Vatra Jocului" , OR THROUGH OR FROM THE SERVICES WILL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY STATED IN THESE T&Cs.

8.2 Hacking, Tampering, or Unauthorized Access

By registering for an account and/or participating in any tournament or game offered on the Site, you agree without limitation that "La Vatra Jocului" is not responsible for any damage, loss, or injury resulting from hacking, tampering, or other unauthorized access or use of the Site or your account. Any attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Site's systems or any account, interference with procedures or performance of the Site, or deliberately damaging or undermining the Site is subject to civil and/or criminal prosecution and will result in immediate termination of your account and forfeiture of any prizes to which you are otherwise entitled. Any attempt to participate in any tournament or game offered on the Site by means of automatic, macro, programmed, or similar methods, or to otherwise commit fraud with regard to the Site, will result in active pursuit of civil litigation and/or criminal prosecution, termination of your account, and forfeiture of all prizes to which you might otherwise be entitled.

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