Acceptance of Terms
Description of the Service
Your Registration Obligations
You may not (i) select or use as a gamerID Network User ID a name of another person with the intent to impersonate that person; (ii) use as a gamerID Network User ID a name subject to any rights of a person other than you without appropriate authorization; or (iii) use as a gamerID Network User ID a name that is otherwise offensive, vulgar or obscene. We reserve the right to refuse registration of, or cancel a gamerID Network User ID at our discretion; if you select a User ID for your account we reserve the right to remove or reclaim it if we believe it infringes upon another’s rights or marks. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your gamerID Network password.
Services are available only to individuals who are at least 13 years old, whether acting on their own behalf or as an authorized employee or representative of a corporation or other business entity. If you are under 13 years old, do not attempt to register or use the Services.
Mass or serial account creation: while there are limited, legitimate reasons for creating multiple accounts, creating serial or overlapping accounts may result in account termination. Please contact us if you have questions about managing multiple accounts.
By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree not to use the Services:
- to abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate other gamerID Network users;
- to post or transmit any content that is infringing, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, offensive, profane, or otherwise violates any law or right of any third party, or content that contains homophobia, ethnic slurs or religious intolerance;
- for any illegal or unauthorized purpose. If you are an international user, you agree to comply with all local laws regarding online conduct and acceptable content;
- to post or transmit any communication or solicitation designed or intended to obtain password, account, or private information from any gamerID Network user;
- to create or submit unwanted email ("Spam") to any other gamerID Network users or any URL;
- to violate any laws in your jurisdiction (including but not limited to copyright laws);
- to submit stories or comments linking to multi-level marketing schemes
- with the exception of accessing RSS feeds, you will not use any robot, spider, scraper or other automated means to access the Network Sites for any purpose without our express written permission. Additionally, you agree that you will not: (i) take any action that imposes, or may impose in our sole discretion an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure; (ii) interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of the Network Sites or any activities conducted on the Network Sites; or (iii) bypass any measures we may use to prevent or restrict access to the Network Sites.
- attempt to impersonate another user or person;
- sell or otherwise transfer your profile.
You are solely responsible for your interactions with other users of the Network Sites. gamerID Network reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other users.
Content submitted or made available for inclusion on the service
By creating and posting content to gamerID Network, you warrant that you own all rights to the content, agree that the content will become the sole property of gamerID Network, and warrant that you will not object to the use of the content by gamerID Network in any context. To clarify, the above does not apply to the content on external sites linked to by the original submission.
gamerID Network respects the intellectual property of others. It is gamerID Network’s policy to respond expeditiously to claims of copyright and other intellectual property infringement. We will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act ("DMCA") and other applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of notices complying or substantially complying with the DMCA, gamerID Network may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any material claimed to be infringing or claimed to be the subject of infringing activity and may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is claimed to be infringing. gamerID Network will terminate access for account holders who are repeat infringers.
Notifying gamerID Network of Copyright Infringement: To provide gamerID Network notice of an infringement, you must provide a written communication via email to the attention of "DMCA Infringement Notification Dept." that sets forth the information specified by the DMCA (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#512). Please note that we may post your notification, with personally identifiable information redacted, to a clearinghouse such as chillingeffects.org. Please also note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is infringing your copyright.
Providing gamerID Network with Counter-Notification: If you feel that your material does not constitute infringement, you may provide gamerID Network with a counter notification by written communication via email to the attention of "DMCA Counter Notification Dept." that sets forth all of the necessary information required by the DMCA (http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#512). Please note that you may be liable for damages (including costs and attorneys’ fees) if you materially misrepresent that an activity is not infringing the copyrights of others. If you are uncertain whether an activity constitutes infringement, we recommended seeking advice of an attorney.
Contest Rules & Eligibility Requirements
Rules and eligibility requirements for all contests, promotions, and giveaways offered on all Network Sites are available at http://www.cheatcodes.com/about/contests/ ("Contest Rules"), which is incorporated by this reference.
You acknowledge that gamerID Network has no control over, and no duty to take any action regarding: which users gain access to the Network Sites or use the Services; what effects the content may have on you; how you may interpret or use the content; or what actions you may take as a result of having been exposed to the content. You release gamerID Network from all liability for you having acquired or not acquired content through the Network Sites or the Services. The Network Sites or Services may contain, or direct you to sites containing, information that some people may find offensive or inappropriate. gamerID Network makes no representations concerning any content contained in or accessed through the Network Sites or Services, and gamerID Network will not be responsible or liable for the accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained in or accessed through the Network Sites or the Services. THE SERVICE, CONTENT, AND NETWORK SITES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS, WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON HOW LONG AN IMPLIED WARRANTY LASTS, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Links and Merchandise
The Services may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other World Wide Web sites or resources. Because gamerID Network has no control over such sites and resources, you acknowledge and agree that gamerID Network is not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and does not endorse and is not responsible or liable for any content, advertising, products or other materials on or available from such sites or resources. You further acknowledge and agree that gamerID Network shall not be responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for any damage or loss caused or alleged to be caused by or in connection with use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on or through any such site or resource.
Neither gamerID Network nor its third party service providers make any warranties with respect to any of the merchandise, products, and/or services featured, mentioned, or sold by others on or through the Network Sites. Transactions for any such item shall be between the user and the third party seller, without any involvement of gamerID Network or its third party service providers. You agree that gamerID Network and its third party service providers are not responsible, and shall have no liability to you, with respect to merchandise, products, and/or services featured, mentioned, or sold by others on or through the Network Sites, including illegal, offensive or illicit items, or items that violate this Agreement.
Limitation of Liability
In no event shall gamerID Network or its suppliers be liable under contract, tort or strict liability, negligence or other legal theory (i) with respect to the Network Sites, the Service or any content for any lost profits or special, indirect, incidental, punitive or consequential damages of any kind whatsoever, substitute goods or services (however arising), or (ii) for any direct damages in excess of (in the aggregate) $100. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitations and exclusions may not apply to you.