This website is owned and operated by US Video Gaming Federation, LLC. These terms set forth the terms and conditions under which you may use our website and services as offered by us. By accessing or using the website of our service, you agree that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these Terms.
You must be eighteen (18) years or older to register as a member on this website. Anyone younger than eighteen years of age must have the consent of a parent or legal guardian to play games on this site.
Subscribers hereby agree to accept membership on our website and hereby authorize US Video Gaming Federation, LLC to deduct a recurring monthly fee of $25.00 per month after a trial period of 7 (seven) days, from the payment medium you provide, until you cancel your membership. You further understand that failure to pay the monthly fee as agreed will result in suspension of your membership until said monthly membership fee Is paid or you voluntarily cancel your membership. If you decide to cancel your membership, you agree to pay all membership fees for the month of cancelation, and understand that your membership will be cancelled, and no monthly fees will be deducted the following month.
You further hereby agree to the following terms in regard to the games herein and services provided for said games:
1. The US Videogaming Federation, LLC and The Game Pool, LLC provides an online platform through which we offer our users access to interactive games (“Games”). The Games, our website, all related content and any other features, functionalities, applications, materials, or other services offered from time to time by in connection with any of the above, however accessed, are referred to collectively as the “Services”)
2.1. The use of the Services is available only to persons who can form legally binding contracts under applicable law. Persons who are incompetent to contract within the meaning of the law are not eligible to use the Services. Without prejudice to the generality of the above, no person under the age of 18 may use or access the Services or the Games or attempt to enter into any transactions on our website.
3. Eligibility To Win Cash Prizes
In order to be eligible to win tournament prizes, all participants must be a natural person, 18 years or older, residing in the USA, and a registered user with an active subscription / membership of The Game Pool.
4. Privacy and Communications Preferences
4.2. By using or accessing the service, you (i) consent to the use of electronic communications in order to enter into contracts and confirm terms from The Service; (ii) consent to the electronic delivery of notices, policies and records of transactions initiated or completed by you online; and (iii) acknowledge that you have access to the necessary software and hardware to receive electronic records from The Service in connection with transactions initiated or completed by you online. You consent to receiving electronic communications from The Service regarding services and you represent that you are not on any Do Not Call / Do Not Disturb registries under the Telecom Unsolicited Commercial Communications Regulations, 2007, the Telecom Commercial Communications Customer Preference Regulations, 2010 or otherwise which preclude us from sending you these communications.
5. Ownership of Intellectual Property
5.1. The Service, its affiliates and its licensors/licensees have, and shall continue to retain, all title, rights and interests in the Services and the Games, including all information, design, objects, characters, names, stories, dialogues and catch phrases, concepts, layout, text, graphics, logos, designs, databases, icons, images, audio/video clips, digital downloads, data compilations, graphics, illustrations, configurations, data, code, underlying technology, content delivery mechanisms, plug-ins and other files and software.
5.2. The The Service Services including the website, the look and feel of the website, the presentation of the Games, user interface, game history, scores and social interaction features are the sole and exclusive property of The Service.
5.3. The The Service website and user interfaces, including but not limited to its graphics, logos, page headers, button icons, scripts and service names constitute trade dress of The Service. The trademarks, service marks and trade dress of The Service may not be used or reproduced without prior written approval from The Service and may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not affiliated with The Service, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, in any manner that dilutes the rights of The Service, or in any manner that disparages or discredits The Service. Other trademarks that appear on the The Service website and user interfaces are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by The Service. Any images of persons or personalities contained on the The Service website and user interfaces are not an indication or endorsement of The Service or any particular product or our service unless otherwise indicated.
6. Limited License
6.2. Your limited license as provided is subject to the following conditions: (i) The Games may not be modified, copied, distributed, framed, reproduced, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted, transmitted, or sold in any form or by any means, in whole or in part, for any purpose whatsoever, without The Service prior written permission, except as expressly permitted by the limited license; (ii) You may not may not create any derivative works from the Games or The Service Services (including without limitation, montages, mash-ups, recreations, derivations, screen captures, wallpaper, desktop themes or any other physical or digital material) or republish the Games or The Service Services on any internet, intranet or extranet site or incorporate the Games or any related content or data in any other database or compilation; (iii) You may not extract, collect, harvest, test or benchmark, through electronic means or otherwise, the The Service Services or any of the Games; (iv) Except as may be expressly permitted by The Service, you may not use cheats, automations, hacks, bots, trainers, exploits or any unauthorized third party software designed to interfere with The Service Services while accessing any of the The Service Services; (v) You may not solicit, communicate regarding or offer any commercial services or activity in relation to any of the Games, including trading of any virtual items or scores, services including power-levelling, gold-mining, item collection, etc. (vi) You may not create or permit the reverse engineering or emulation the Games in any manner; (vii) You may not use the Games or the The Service Services for any purposes competitive with or derogatory to The Service and you may not associate the The Service Services or the Games with, provide links from or display alongside any material that may be vulgar, obscene, pornographic, misleading, defamatory, libellous, offensive, derogatory, threatening, harassing, abusive or violent nature, or such that it is proscribed under applicable law or infringes third party rights; (viii) You shall not directly or indirectly, through any means (including through providing any tools, code, scripts or other assistance) whatsoever, permit, abet or assist any access or use of the The Service Services or the Games in a manner not expressly provided or permitted herein; and (ix) This limited and conditional license may be revoked at any time by The Service .
7. The Use of The Service Services
7.1. Access to the Games is provided on an “as is” basis by The Service . All creative content incorporated or comprising the Games and all representation of any persons, characters, communities, locations, events or objects are fictional and are not based on any historical, present or future person, character, community, location, event or object.
7.2. Due to their interactive nature, it is possible person may use or implement the game mechanics, characters, images, sounds, visualizations or other content, to create unintended images, messages or representations. Any opinions, advice, statements, services, offers, or other information that constitutes part of the content expressed or made available by third parties through the The Service Services are those of the respective authors or producers and not of The Service, or its shareholders, directors, officers, or employees or licensors. Under no circumstances shall The Service , or its shareholders, directors, officers or employees or licensors be held liable for any loss or damage caused by your reliance on information obtained through the The Service service. It is your responsibility to evaluate the information, opinion, advice, or other content available through the The Service service.
7.3. We do not warrant that the Games shall function in accordance with the rules of such games or that objectives within the Games can be completed in accordance with or that characters within the Games shall perform in accordance with such rules. All images, videos and presentations used for the promotion of the Games are merely representative and we do not warrant that you will be able to experience/perform such content/actions within the Games.
7.4. The use of the The Service Services and access to the Games are subject to you having the necessary hardware, software and network resources as listed under our [System Requirements].
7.6. The site does not make any representation that the The Service Services are permissible or legal under the applicable law of your jurisdiction. You are to access the The Service Services only if it is permitted under the applicable law if your jurisdiction and by using and accessing the The Service Services you represent that you are permitted by the applicable laws of your jurisdiction to access and use the The Service Services. .
7.7. From time to time, we test various aspects of our service, including our website, user interfaces, service levels, plans, promotions, features, availability of content, delivery, and pricing, and we reserve the right to include you in or exclude you from these tests without notice.
8. Membership and Features
8.2. Account Information and Security: When creating your account, you must provide accurate and complete information. You are also responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your The Service ready device. If you disclose your password to anyone or share your account and/or devices with other people, you take full responsibility for their actions and may be required to compensate The Service for any losses arising out of them. You shall not use another user’s membership account without permission. You must notify us immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account and you should also report this instance to all your card issuers, as well as your local law enforcement agency. In order to provide you with ease of access to your account and to help administer the The Service service, The Service implements technology that enables us to recognize you as the account holder and provide you with direct access to your account without requiring you to retype any password or other user identification when you revisit the The Service service. You are responsible for updating and maintaining the truth and accuracy of the information you provide to us relating to your account. The Service
8.3. Membership Cancellation: You may cancel your The Service membership at any time.
8.4. Change of Features and Games: The Service reserves the right to change, supplement, alter or remove any of its features or Games as it deems fit and a paid membership does not guarantee continued access to such features.
8.5. Advertisements: Some of the services, facilities or features of the The Service Services are supported by advertising revenue and the The Service Services may display advertisements and promotions. These advertisements may be targeted to the content of information stored on the website, queries made through the The Service Services or other information. The manner, mode and extent of advertising by The Service through the The Service Services are subject to change without specific notice to you. The Service takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third party material, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers. Any dealings you have with advertisers found while using the The Service Services are between you and the advertiser, and you agree that The Service shall not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against an advertiser.
8.6. Promotional Offers: The Service may from time to time, offer certain additional features or discounted access as promotional offers, free of cost or at discounted rates to its users. Such promotional offers are offered by The Service on an “as is” basis without any warranty or obligation regarding such promotional offer, unless expressly provided otherwise. No promotional offer shall be deemed to imply any obligation on The Service to continue to offering such or similar promotional offers. Any promotional offer made available by The Service may not be combined with any other offers.
8.7. Interactive Areas: We permit you to post reviews of Games, compare scores, participate in multiplayer games through the The Service service. We do not make any warranties regarding your online experience or interaction with other users during multiplayer games. We do not regularly select or review the content posted on or interactions made through the The Service website or the The Service services; however, we reserve the right to reject, remove or edit such content at anytime without notice. You may not transmit through the The Service Services, any content that is unlawful, harassing, libellous, tortious, abusive, offensive, threatening, or obscene, or materials which infringe or violate any third party’s copyright, trademark, trade secret, privacy or other proprietary or property right, or that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation; or, that are otherwise objectionable, including without limitation, content that evidences bigotry, racism, sexism, or hatred, or that promotes illegal activities or physical harm against anyone. You understand and agree that we may, but are not obligated to, review the content and may delete or remove it (without notice) in our sole and absolute discretion, for any reason or no reason.
8.8. Software Plug-ins: Any software, including any files, images generated by the software, code, and data accompanying the software, used or accessible through this website may be used by you solely for accessing and using this website for purposes expressly stated herein. The Service retains full and complete title to all intellectual property rights and other proprietary rights subsisting in or used in relation to such software. You agree not to copy, distribute, sell, modify, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble or create derivative works from any such software.
9. Billing and Payment
10. Disclaimers of Warranties and Limitations on Liability
10.1. The Service Services, including our website and user interfaces, and all Games and software associated therewith, or any other features or functionalities associated with the Services are provided “as is” and “as available” with all faults and without warranty of any kind. To the fullest extent permissible pursuant to applicable law, we, our affiliates and our licensors make no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to the The Service Services, our website and user interfaces, and all Games and software associated therewith, including without limitation any warranty of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
10.2. The Service assumes no responsibility for and make no warranty or representation as to the accuracy, currency, completeness, reliability or usefulness of any advice, opinion, statement or other content or of any products or services advertised by third parties through the The Service Services. The Service does not make any warranty that the Services or the Games will meet the your requirements, or that the The Service Services or the Games will be uninterrupted, timely, secure, free from be free from errors, interruption, loss, corruption, attack, viruses, interference, hacking, or other security intrusion, or that defects, if any, will be corrected.
10.3. You expressly agree that use and access of the The Service Services, including all Games, data or software distributed by, downloaded or accessed from or through the The Service Services, is at your sole risk. You understand and agree that you will be solely responsible for any damage to your computer system or loss of data that results from the download or access of such Games, data and/or software.
10.4. We do not make any representations with respect to the contents and composition of the Games from the service or the descriptions of any game or related content contained on our website and user interfaces. We do not endorse, condone, support or make any warranties regarding accuracy or completentess of any statements, representations, advice, views or opinions contained in any of the Games or advertisements. All such statements, representations, advice, views or opinions may be partly or entirely fictional, exaggerated or false and the licensors of such Games or advertisement are solely responsible for the same.
10.6. The Service may provide the The Service Services, links to web sites operated by other entities. If you use these sites, you may leave this website based on your browser settings and may not be able to complete or may have to re-do certain operations through the The Service Services. If you decide to visit any linked site, it is done so at your own risk and it is your responsibility to take all protective measures to guard against viruses or other destructive elements. The site makes no warranty or representation regarding, and does not endorse, any linked web sites or the information appearing thereon or any of the products or services described thereon. The links do not imply that The Service , its affiliates or its licensors sponsors, endorses, is affiliated or associated with, or is legally authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol displayed in or accessible through the links, or that any linked site is authorized to use any trademark, trade name, logo or copyright symbol of The Service .
10.7. The disclaimers provided herein are supplementary to the [Legal Disclaimer] and neither shall substitute or limit the other.
10.8. IN NO EVENT SHALL The Service BE LIABLE TO ANY ENTITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION OR PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON THE YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM THAT ARE RELATED TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, AND FUNCTIONS OF THE The Service SERVICES, EVEN IF The Service IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. THE PARTIES HERETO ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THIS IS A REASONABLE ALLOCATION OF RISK.
12. Other Terms
12.1. Termination: We reserve the right to terminate or restrict your use of our service, without notice, for any or no reason whatsoever. The Service may also impose limits on certain features and services or restrict your access to parts or all of the The Service Services without any notice or liability.
12.2. External Links to this website: All links to the website must be expressly approved in writing by The Service and shall be subject to the following conditions: (i) the link is a text-only link containing only the name “[The Service]”and directs only to [http://The Service.com] and not to any other page of the website; (ii) the link, when activated by a user, displays that page full-screen in a fully operable and navigable browser window and not within a frame on the linked website; (iii) the appearance, position, and other aspects of the link may neither create the false appearance that an entity or its activities or products are associated with or sponsored by The Service nor be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated with the name and trademarks of The Service , its affiliates or licensors; and The Service reserves the right to revoke or alter the terms of such consent to link at any time in its sole discretion.
12.3. Export Control Regulations: You hereby agree to comply with all applicable laws regarding software and the transmission of technical data exported from the country in which you reside
You further agree to hold The Game Pool, LLC and US Video Gaming Federation, LLC harmless, defend and indemnify them in any lawsuit against you regarding your illegal actions or inaction, negligence, carelessness, violation of any laws, or for any other reason whatsoever, pertaining to your use of this website.
You further agree and give us consent to publicly display all content by you or your agent, or representative, on this website.
We may, without prior notice, change the services; stop providing the services or any features of the services we offer; or create limits for the services. We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend access to the services without notice or liability for any reason, or for no reason.
We may permanently or temporarily terminate or suspend your access to the service without notice and liability for any reason, including if in our sole determination you violate any provision of these Terms or any applicable law or regulations. You may discontinue use and request to cancel your account and/or any services at any time. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary in the foregoing, with respect to automatically renewed subscriptions to paid services, such subscriptions will be discontinued only upon the expiration of the respective period for which you have already made payment.
All users agree to indemnify and hold The Game Pool, LLC and US Video Gaming Federation, LLC harmless from any demands, loss, liability, claims or expenses, including attorneys’ fees, made against them by any third party due to, or arising out of, or in connection with your use of the website or any of the services offered on the website.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall The Game Pool, LLC and US Video Gaming Federation, LLC be liable for any indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or exemplary damages, including without limitation, damages for loss of profits, goodwill, use, data or other intangible losses, arising out of or relating to the use of, or inability to use, the services provided by this website.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, The Game Pool, LLC and US Video Gaming Federation, LLC assumes no liability or responsibility for any (i) errors, mistakes, or inaccuracies of content; (ii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to or use of our service; and (iii) any unauthorized access to or use of our secure servers and/or any and all personal information stored therein.
We reserve the right to modify these terms from time to time at our sole discretion. Therefore, you should review this page periodically. When we change the Terms in a material manner, we will notify you that material changes have been made to the Terms. Your continued use of the Website or our service after any such change constitutes your acceptance of the new Terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms or any future version of the Terms, do not use or access, or continue to access this website or the services herein.
You agree to receive from time-to-time promotional messages and materials from us, by mail, email or any other contact form you may provide us with (including your phone number for calls or text messages). If you don't want to receive such promotional materials or notices – please just notify us at any time.
These Terms, the rights and remedies provided hereunder, and any and all claims and disputes related hereto and/or to the services, shall be governed by, construed under and enforced in all respects solely and exclusively in accordance with the internal substantive laws of Pennsylvania, USA, without respect to its conflict of laws principles. Any and all such claims and disputes shall be brought in, and you hereby consent to them being decided exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The application of the United Nations Convention of Contracts for the International Sale of Goods is hereby expressly excluded.
The Service and all materials herein or transferred thereby, including, without limitation, software, images, text, graphics, logos, patents, trademarks, service marks, copyrights, photographs, audio, videos, music and all Intellectual Property Rights related thereto, are the exclusive property of US Video Gaming Federation, LLC. Except as explicitly provided herein, nothing in these Terms shall be deemed to create a license in or under any such Intellectual Property Rights, and you agree not to sell, license, rent, modify, distribute, copy, reproduce, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, publish, adapt, edit or create derivative works hereof.