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Terms and Conditions

1. ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS

The Poker Hunter, ("The Poker Hunter" "we" or "us") provides its "Service" (as defined herein) to you (also "User"), subject to the following Terms of Service ("TOS"), which may be updated by us from time to time without notice to you. Please read the TOS completely before using the The Poker Hunter website and internet forums. We recommend that you refer to the most current version of this TOS from time to time to help make sure you are aware of any such modifications, revisions, additions, or deletions to this TOS which can be viewed at any time at: http://www.thepokerhunter.com/terms.php. Your use of the Service is conditional upon your acceptance of all terms and conditions contained within this TOS.

2. DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE

The Poker Hunter currently provides users with an interactive community and discussion forum (the "Forums"), in which Users can discuss, among other things, poker and gaming theory. Through The Poker Hunter and the Forums, users are able to become members, browse strategy posts, engage in various discussions, send private messages and contribute to the The Poker Hunter online community. The Poker Hunter also provides access to numerous online resources, including, various communication tools, forums, articles, reviews, guides, hyperlinks, personalized content and branded programming through its network of affiliates (collectively, the "Service"). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augments or enhances the current Service, including the release of new The Poker Hunter affiliates, software, forum groups, or content, shall be subject to the TOS. You understand and agree that The Poker Hunter assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, delivery or failure to store any user communication or personalized settings. In addition, The Poker Hunter holds the rights to modify, discontinue, or suspend any aspect of the Service at any time. The Poker Hunter may also may choose, without notice or liability, to limit or restrict access to portions or all of its features or any other aspect of the Service. You are responsible for obtaining access to the Service and all associated connection fees to the Internet or other Web connection (such as Internet service provider or airtime charges) as well as all equipment necessary to make such connection to the Service. You agree that you may not resell, lease, license, assign, or redistribute the Service, in whole or in part to any third party.

Please note that the Service is strictly for entertainment and informational purposes only. The Service is not to be used for or in conjunction with any illegal activities. You agree that The Poker Hunter and its parents, subsidiaries, or affiliates, will not be liable or responsible for any User activity that may violate any law of the User's jurisdiction. We do not represent or warrant that actions you take with regard to your account and related activities on the Service will be lawful in any particular jurisdiction. It is incumbent upon you to know the laws that pertain to you in your jurisdiction and act lawfully at all times when using the Service.

3. SERVICE CONTENT: INFORMATION, AND FEATURES

The Service contains information, advice, text, materials, and services (collectively, the "Content") that are provided for your convenience and entertainment. Third parties also provide some of the Content. You should be aware that the Content might contain errors, omissions, inaccuracies, outdated information, and inadequacies and that the Content may be subject to terms and conditions of third parties not directly under the control of The Poker Hunter. We make no representations or warranties as to the completeness, accuracy, adequacy, currency or reliability of any Content and will not be liable for any lack of the foregoing.

Third party advertisers may offer goods, services and other materials to you on the Service. Your correspondence and business dealings with advertisers found on or through the Service including, but not limited to, the payment and delivery of goods and services, and any terms, conditions, warranties and representations associated with such dealings, are solely between you and the advertiser. You agree that The Poker Hunter will not be responsible or liable for any loss or damage of any sort incurred as the result of any such dealings or the offering of such goods, services, and other Content on the Service. Descriptions of, or references to, products or publications within the Service do not imply endorsement of that product or publication.

4. USER REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS

Registration may be required for the access and use of certain portions of the Service. In consideration of your registration, you represent that you are of legal age to form a binding contract and are not a person barred from receiving services under the laws of any applicable jurisdiction. You also hereby agree to provide true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Service's registration page. If you provide any information or we have reasonable grounds to suspect that such information is untrue, inaccurate, not current or incomplete, we reserve the right to suspend or terminate your account and refuse any and all current or future use of the Service or any portion thereof.

5. USER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY

You will receive a password and account designation upon completing the Service's registration process. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account. You agree to immediately notify The Poker Hunter of any unauthorised use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and ensure that you exit from your account at the end of each session. The Poker Hunter cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this Section.

6. PRIVACY POLICY

Registration data and certain other information about you are subject to our privacy policy. For more information, see our full privacy policy at: http://www.thepokerhunter.com/privacy.php. Your agreement with and acceptance of these Terms of Service shall also constitute explicit agreement with and acceptance of The Poker Hunter's Privacy Policy.

7. USER CONTENT AND CONDUCT

From time to time, The Poker Hunter may permit you to upload information, advice, text, data, forum communications, software, messages and other materials to the Service ("Your Content"). Your Content is your sole responsibility. This means that you, and not The Poker Hunter, are entirely responsible for all of Your Content that you upload, post, e-mail, transmit or otherwise make available via the Service. If you post personal information on publicly available areas of the Service then you may receive unsolicited messages from third parties. The Poker Hunter cannot ensure the security of any information you post on publicly available areas of the Service. Under no circumstances will we be liable in any way for any of Your Content including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in Your Content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any of Your Content made available via the Service.

The Poker Hunter does not claim ownership of Your Content; however, you hereby grant The Poker Hunter a world-wide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform, and display Your Content and to incorporate Your Content in other works in any form, media, or technology now known or later developed.

You acknowledge that The Poker Hunter does not pre-screen Your Content, and that we have the right, but not the obligation, in our sole discretion to modify, transmit over various networks, refuse, or move any of Your Content that is available on the Service. You agree that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any of Your Content including, but not limited to, any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of Your Content.

You understand that the Service and software embodied within the Service may include security components that permit digital materials to be protected, and use of these materials is subject to usage rules set by The Poker Hunter and/or content providers who provide content to the Service. You may not attempt to override or circumvent any of the usage rules embedded into the Service. Any unauthorized reproduction, publication, further distribution or public exhibition of the materials provided on the Service, in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited.

You acknowledge and agree that The Poker Hunter may archive Your Content and may also disclose Your Content at any time and for any reason. Since we do not pre-screen user generated content, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent, or objectionable. In addition, you hereby agree not to use Your Content or the Service in any other matter to:

  • upload, post, email, transmit any affiliation deal, offer or advertisement not directly associated with The Poker Hunter.
  • upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
  • harm minors in any way;
  • impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, a Poker Hunter official, forum leader, forum moderator, guide or host, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
  • forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any Content transmitted through the Service;
  • upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
  • upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights ("Rights") of The Poker Hunter or of any party;
  • upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "spam," or any other form of solicitation, except in those areas that are designated for such purpose;
  • upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
  • interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
  • intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, and any regulations having the force of law;