Terms and Conditions of Use
IMPORTANT - PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCEPTING THESE AGREEMENTS, THEN PRINT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND STORE THEM ALONG WITH ALL CONFIRMATION EMAILS, SMS MESSAGES, ADDITIONAL TERMS, TRANSACTION DATA, GAME RULES AND PAYMENT METHODS RELEVANT TO YOUR USE OF THE PLATFORMS AND/OR SERVICES. WE WILL NOT FILE OUR CONTRACT WITH YOU SO PLEASE PRINT IT OUT FOR YOUR RECORDS. THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE (AS SET OUT BELOW).
You accept to be bound by this contract by clicking on 'Submit' or 'I Agree' and/or by using the Services (as that term is hereinafter defined). After You (as that term is hereinafter defined) click on 'Submit' or 'I Agree' or when You use the Services, a legally binding agreement on these terms and conditions is concluded between, (a) You, the end user ('You'), (b) to the extent You are using the Gaming Service, as defined below, at all times Company Name, a company registered in Cagayan Export Processing Zone under SEC number ___________, as 'We', 'Us' or 'Our' as appropriate depending on which Services or parts of the Platforms You are using.
Company Name is licensed and regulated by the Government of Cagayan Export Processing Zone under the LAW/Gaming charter for purposes of operating online casino games.
We provide services on sabongnow.com, on which You access Our betting and gaming services, including but not limited to Gaming Services, as defined below using Your Account ('Services').
In the event that You have any complaints, claims or disputes with regard to any outcome regarding the Services or any other activity performed by Us, You should in the first instance contact Us in accordance with Section 22 below.
IF THESE AGREEMENTS ARE TRANSLATED INTO ANOTHER LANGUAGE, THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE VERSION WILL PREVAIL IN THE EVENT OF ANY CONFLICT BETWEEN THE TRANSLATION AND THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE VERSION.
Please note that these Terms and Conditions shall prevail in the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any of the game rules or other documents referred to in these Terms and Conditions.
By clicking on 'Submit' or 'I Agree' and accepting these Terms and Conditions, or by using Our Services, You are also acknowledging and accepting these Agreements. Access to and use of Our Services are governed by these Agreements. If You have any questions about these Agreements, We would encourage You to seek independent legal advice.
The gaming services are the services provided by Us via the sabongnow.com and any other gaming platforms provided by Us from time to time (together the 'Gaming Services').
1. APPLICABILITY OF AGREEMENTS
By using Our Services and/or by acknowledging that You have read these Agreements when You register to join and/or by clicking on the 'Submit' or 'I Agree' button when You install any of the software relating to the Services provided via the Platforms or when You register for Your Account, You agree to comply with these Agreements, and You acknowledge that Your failure to comply with these Agreements may result in disqualification, the closure of Your Account (hereafter as defined in Section 3 below), forfeiture of funds and/or legal action against You, as appropriate and as further specified in these Agreements. You acknowledge that if You accept these Agreements, We will start providing You with the benefit of the Services immediately. As a consequence of this, if You accept these Agreements when registering for Our Services, You will not later be able to cancel Your registration, although You can terminate these Agreements and close Your Account in accordance with Section 18 below.
2. LEGALITY OF USE OF THE SERVICES
You may only use the Services if You are 18 years of age or over (or such other higher minimum legal age in Your jurisdiction) and it is legal for You to do so according to the laws that apply in Your jurisdiction. We reserve the right to ask for proof of age from You and Your Account may be suspended until satisfactory proof of age is provided. You understand and accept that We are unable to provide You with any legal advice or assurances and that it is Your sole responsibility to ensure that at all times You comply with the laws that govern You and that You have the complete legal right to use the Services. Without limitation to the above, access to Our Services may be restricted from certain territories. Any use of the Services is at Your sole option, discretion and risk. By using the Services, You acknowledge that You do not find the Services to be offensive, objectionable, unfair, or indecent in any way.
3.1. To use the Services, You will first need to register for an account with Us. You may access any of Our Services from Your Account (as defined below).
3.2. You can open an account with Us by choosing a unique account name and password and entering other information that We ask for on Our registration form such as (but not limited to) Your first and last name, address, email, gender, birth date and telephone number (an 'Account'). You shall ensure that the details provided at registration are accurate and kept up to date. Alternatively, You can contact Us for further information.
3.3 When opening an account with us, we apply our own Virtual currency called sabong points (SBP). Sabong points will be the standard currency for all of our gaming platforms.
3.4. There are no set-up charges for opening Your Account. We are not a bank and funds are not insured by any government agency. All payments to and from Your Account must be paid in SBP and shall not bear interest and You shall ensure that all payments into Your Account are from a payment source for which You are the named account holder. If You are making a deposit to or withdrawal from Your Account in a currency other than SBP, such deposit and/or withdrawal will be made at the Exchange Rates offered by Us at the time of such deposit or withdrawal and may be subject to a small conversion fee.
3.5. To play Real Money Games or place a bet, You will be required to pay 'real money' funds from our preferred payment partner into Your Account by any of the methods specified from time to time by Us. Such funds will be deposited into Your Account in SBP upon actual receipt of funds by Us and/or Our agents. Minimum and maximum limits may be applied to the payments into Your Account, depending upon Your history with Us, the method of deposit, and other factors as determined solely by Us. For further details of current deposit and cash out options and fees please see Cashier. We will only be accepting US$ as the standard currency for loading your account. Minimum initial load will be US$100. For precautionary measures, loaded amount on your e-wallet or capital can only be withdrawn after two weeks from date of loading. US$1.00 = 1 SBP
3.6. To be able to load your e-wallet, you can choose from any of the following options: a.) Bank Transfers B.) Western Union c.) BDO Remit Services.
4. TRUE IDENTITY AND ONE ACCOUNT
The name on Your Account must match Your true and legal name and identity and the name on Your Account registration must match the name on the credit card(s) or other payment accounts used to deposit or receive monies into Your Account. To verify Your identity, We reserve the right to request satisfactory proof of identity (including but not limited to copies of a valid passport/identity card and/or any payment cards used) and satisfactory proof of address (including but not limited to a recent utility bill or bank statement) at any time. Failure to supply such documentation may result in suspension of the Account. You may not hold more than one (1) Account in connection with Your use of the Platforms. If You have more than one (1) Account or Accounts in different names, then You must contact Us immediately to have Your Accounts managed so that You only have one (1) Account. We reserve the right to close Your Account(s) if You open multiple Accounts. Should We have reasonable grounds to believe that multiple Accounts have been opened with the intention to defraud the company, We reserve the right to cancel any transaction related to said fraud attempt. If You have lost Your Account name or password, please contact Us for a replacement.
5. NO GROUP EMPLOYEES OR AFFILIATES
If You are an officer, director, employee, consultant or agent of sabongnow.com or one of its direct or indirect subsidiaries (the 'Group'), or a supplier or vendor of the Group, You are not permitted to register for an Account with Us or to use directly or indirectly any of the Services (each an 'Unauthorized Person'), other than in the course of Your employment as a Group employee. Similarly, relatives of Unauthorized Persons are not permitted to register with Us or to use directly or indirectly any of the Services. For these purposes, the term 'relative' shall include (but not be limited to) any of a spouse, partner, parent, child or sibling.
6. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES
6.1. We reserve the right to suspend, modify, remove and/or add to any of the Services in its sole discretion with immediate effect and without notice and We will not be liable for any such action.
6.2. We forbid the use of all unfair practices when using the Services. We do this to protect Our customers and the integrity of the Services. If any customer is found to be participating in any form of collusion or other activities that We consider to constitute cheating his or her account may be permanently closed and any balance may be at risk of forfeiture or withholding as per section 15 of these terms and conditions.
6.3. We forbid the posting of any prohibited Third Party Content (as that term is hereinafter defined) on Our Platforms. Please read Our Third Party Content Policy which is incorporated in these Agreements for further details.
7. COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS
The terms sabongnow.com and any other marks used by the Group are the trade marks, service marks and/or trade names of the Group or one of its subsidiaries or associated companies or its licensors. Further, all other material used by Group, including but not limited to the software, images, pictures, graphics, photographs, animations, videos, music, audio, text (and any intellectual property rights in and to any of the same) is owned by the Group or one of its subsidiaries or associated group companies and/or licensors and is protected by copyright and/or other intellectual property rights. You obtain no rights in such copyright material or trade or service marks and must not use them without the Group's written permission.
8. ELECTRONIC SERVICES PROVIDER
In order to use the Services, You will be required to send money to and may be required to receive money from Us. We may use third-party electronic payment processors and/or financial institutions ('ESPs') to process such financial transactions. You irrevocably authorize Us, as necessary, to instruct such ESPs to handle Account deposits and withdrawals from Your Account and You irrevocably agree that We may give such instructions on Your behalf in accordance with Your requests as submitted using the relevant feature on Our Platforms. You agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of use of each applicable ESP. In the event of conflict between these Agreements and the ESP's terms and conditions then these Agreements shall prevail.
9. CREDIT PAY-OUT
9.1. Your account balance is in SBP and is equivalent the amount of real money held in Your Account (if any) with an applied conversion given by the platform, plus any winnings and/or minus any losses accrued from using the Services, less any rakes or entry or other fees, if applicable, and less any amounts previously withdrawn by You or amounts forfeited or reclaimed by Us due to any known or suspected fraud or due to deposits or other transactions rejected or cancelled by Your bank or any relevant third-party bank (whether as a result of insufficient funds, charge-backs or otherwise), any Inactive Account Fees (see Section 10 below) or any sums which are otherwise deductible or forfeited under these Agreements ('Account Balance').
9.2. Every winning will be charged with a 10% plazada.
9.3 Acceptance of a Credit/Pay-out request is subject to any deposit method restrictions, bonus restrictions and/or Security Reviews (see Section 14 below) and any other terms of these Agreements. All amounts You withdraw are subject to the transaction limits and any processing fees for deposits and withdrawal methods that We notify You of before crediting/paying out. For further details of current deposit and payout out options and fees please see Cashier.
9.4 You agree that the maximum amount that You may pay-out is ten thousand Sabong Points (10,000SBP) per week. All amounts larger than one hundred thousand Sabong Points (10,000SBP) will be paid in terms until the full withdrawal amount is reached.
9.5. We may report and withhold any amount from Your winnings in order to comply with any applicable law. All taxes due in connection with any winnings awarded to You are Your sole liability. Account balances cannot be transferred, substituted or redeemed for any other prize. Payment of funds which You withdraw shall be made wire, prepaid debit card and/or any other manner which We select in Our sole discretion, although We will try to accommodate Your preferences as indicated by You when You register.
10. INACTIVE ACCOUNT FEES AND ABANDONMENT OF ACCOUNTS
10.1. If You do not access Your Account by 'logging on' to Your Account using Your Account name and password and either (i) place a cash or (ii) play a rake via the Gaming Services, or (iv) make a deposit as applicable, for any consecutive period of 90 days, then after those 90 days (the 'Grace Period') Your Account (and any related account with any ESP) will be deemed 'Inactive'.
10.2. Once Your Account has been deemed Inactive We will be entitled to charge You an administrative fee (the 'Inactive Account Fee'). We may deduct an amount up to the Inactive Account Fee amount from Your Account Balance on the day following the end of the Grace Period and then every thirty (30) days thereafter in accordance with the Inactive Account Fee Schedule. If We continue to deem Your Account Inactive for a period of eighteen consecutive calendar months, in order to safeguard Your monies, We may withhold any remaining monies in Your Account and close Your Account. You may contact Us to reclaim any such withheld monies at any time. We will stop deducting the Inactive Account Fee from Your Account Balance if Your Account is re-activated by making a cash bet or wager, or by making a deposit or upon closure of Your Account in accordance with 10.2 above.
11. DISCLOSURE OF USERNAME AND PASSWORD
The username and password selected when You apply for membership should not be disclosed to any third party. You are solely responsible for the security of Your Account name and password. You agree to keep Your Account name and password secret and confidential and not to allow anyone else to use it. Every person who identifies themselves by entering a correct username and password is assumed by Us to be the rightful Account holder and all transactions where the username and password have been entered correctly will be regarded as valid. In no event will We be liable for any loss You suffer as a result of any unauthorized use or misuse of Your login details. We shall not be required to maintain username or passwords. If You have lost username or password, please contact Us for a replacement. If You misplace, forget, or lose Your username or password as a result of anything other than Our error, We shall not be liable.
12. FRAUDULENT ACTIVITIES, PROHIBITED TRANSACTIONS AND FAILED DEPOSITS
We have a zero tolerance policy towards inappropriate play and fraudulent activity. If, in Our sole determination, You are found to have cheated or attempted to defraud Us and/or the Group or any other user of any of the Services in any way, including but not limited to game manipulation or payment fraud, or manipulation of the multi-currency facilities, or if We suspect You of fraudulent payment, including use of stolen credit cards, or any other fraudulent activity (including but not limited to any chargeback or other reversal of a payment) or prohibited transaction (including but not limited to money laundering) or if Your deposits failed to be honoured by Your bank for any reason, We reserve the right to suspend and/or close Your Account and recover bad debts using whichever method may lawfully be available to Us including, but not limited to, (i) debiting the amount owed by You from Your Account; and (ii) instructing third party collections agencies to collect the debt. This may have a detrimental impact on Your credit rating and will require Us to share Your personal information (including Your identity) with appropriate agencies.
We reserve the right to void and withhold any or all winnings made by any person or group of persons and to void and withhold any Standard Player Points gained by any person or group of persons where We have reasonable grounds to believe that said person or group of persons is acting or has acted in liaison in an attempt to defraud or damage Us and/or the Group and/or the Services and/or the Platforms in any way.
In the interests of data protection, security and avoidance of fraud We do not permit use of any communication channels included within the Services and/or the Platforms (including but not limited to dealer table chat boards) to offer or promote any offers, products and services (whether Yours or a third party's). You are expressly prohibited from posting information or contacting Our customers to offer or promote any offers, products or services.
You must inform Us as soon as You become aware of any errors with respect to Your Account or any calculations with respect to any bet You have placed or any currency conversion of sabong points. In the event of such error or any system failure or game error (a divergence from the normal functioning of the game logic for whatever reason) that results in an error in any odds calculation, charges, fees, rake, bonuses or payout, or any currency conversion as applicable, ('Error') We will seek to place all parties directly affected by such Error in the position they were in before the Error occurred. We reserve the right to declare null and void any wagers or bets that were the subject of such Error and to take any money from Your Account relating to the relevant bets or wagers, if there are insufficient funds in Your Account, We may demand that You pay Us the relevant outstanding amount relating to these bets or wagers. In all circumstances whereby We (in Our sole discretion) determine an Error has been used to gain an unfair advantage, We reserve the right to consider this activity to be subject to Section 15 (Forfeiture & Account Closure) of these Terms and Conditions.
14. SECURITY REVIEW
To maintain a high level of security and integrity in the system, We reserve the right to conduct a security review at any time to validate Your identity, age, the registration data provided by You, to verify Your use of the Services, including but not limited to Your compliance with these Agreements and the policies of the Group and Your financial transactions carried out via the Services for potential breach of these Agreements and of applicable law (a 'Security Review'). As such You authorize Us and Our agents to make any inquiries of You and for Us to use and disclose to any third party We consider necessary to validate the information You provide to Us or should provide to Us in accordance with these Agreements, including but not limited to, ordering a credit report and/or otherwise verifying the information against third party databases. In addition, to facilitate these Security Reviews, You agree to provide such information or documentation as We, in Our unfettered discretion, may request.
15. FORFEITURE & ACCOUNT CLOSURE
WE RESERVE THE RIGHT, IN OUR DISCRETION AND IN RELATION TO YOUR ACCOUNT, ANY RELATED ESP (as that term is defined at clause 8) ACCOUNT, ANY ACCOUNTS YOU MAY HAVE WITH OTHER SITES AND/OR CASINOS AND/OR SERVICES OWNED OR OPERATED BY OR ON BEHALF OF THE GROUP AND, IN THE CASE OF YOUR USE OF THE GAMING SERVICES, ANY SERVICES THAT SHARE THE SHARED GAME, TO TERMINATE THESE AGREEMENTS, WITHHOLD YOUR ACCOUNT BALANCE, SUSPEND YOUR ACCOUNT, AND RECOVER FROM SUCH ACCOUNT THE AMOUNT OF ANY AFFECTED PAY-OUTS, BONUSES AND WINNINGS IF:
a. You are in material breach of any of these Agreements;
b. We become aware that You have used or attempted to use the Services for the purposes of fraud, collusion (including in relation to charge-backs) or unlawful or improper activity (including without limitation, any manipulation of the multi-currency facilities);
c. We become aware that You have played at any other online gaming site or services and are suspected of fraud, collusion (including in relation to charge-backs) or unlawful or improper activity;
d. You have 'charged back' or denied any of the purchases or deposits that You made to Your Account; or
e. You become bankrupt or analogous proceedings occur anywhere in the world.
16.1. You are entitled to close Your Account and terminate these Agreements on ten (10) days notice to Us by withdrawing the entire balance from Your Account and sending a letter or email or telephoning Us using the details at 'contact Us'. We will respond within a reasonable time provided that You continue to assume responsibility for all activity on Your Account until such closure has been affected by Us.
16.2 Without limitation to section 15, We are entitled to terminate these Agreements on ten (10) days notice (or attempted notice) to You at the email address You have provided to Us. In the event of termination by Us, We shall give notice of the termination to You via email and, other than where termination is pursuant to section 15, as soon as reasonably practicable refund the balance of Your Account. Where We have terminated pursuant to section 15, any payouts, bonuses and winnings in Your Account are non-refundable and deemed forfeited.
16.3. Termination of these Agreements will not affect any outstanding bets, PROVIDED that any outstanding bets are valid and are not in breach of these Agreements in any way.
16.4. The following Sections of these Terms and Conditions shall survive any termination of these Agreements by either party: 12, 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 21, 22 and 23 along with any other Sections which are required for the purposes of interpretation.
YOU AGREE THAT YOU WILL ONLY USE THE SERVICES IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SET OUT IN THE AGREEMENTS. YOU WILL COMPENSATE US IN FULL FOR ANY LOSSES OR COSTS (INCUDING REASONABLE LEGAL FEES) WHICH WE (OR ANY MEMBER OF OUR GROUP) INCURS ARISING FROM ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THESE AGREEMENTS.
18. LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS
18.1. YOUR ACCESS TO THE PLATFORMS, DOWNLOAD OF ANY SOFTWARE RELATING TO THE SERVICES FROM THE PLATFORMS AND USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT YOUR SOLE OPTION, DISCRETION AND RISK. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY MALFUNCTIONS OF THE COMPUTER PROGRAMS RELATING TO THE SERVICES WE MAKE AVAILABLE FROM THE PLATFORMS, ERRORS AS DESCRIBED IN SECTION 13, BUGS OR VIRUSES RESULTING IN LOST DATA OR ANY OTHER DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, MOBILE PHONE OR MOBILE DEVICE, OR SOFTWARE. FURTHERMORE, WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY ATTEMPTS BY YOU TO USE THE SERVICES BY METHODS, MEANS OR WAYS NOT INTENDED BY US. WE ARE NOT REQUIRED TO PROVIDE REDUNDANT OR BACKUP NETWORKS AND/OR SYSTEMS.
18.2. WE WILL PROVIDE THE SERVICES WITH REASONABLE SKILL AND CARE AND SUBSTANTIALLY AS DESCRIBED IN THE AGREEMENTS. WE DO NOT MAKE ANY OTHER PROMISES OR WARRANTIES ABOUT THE SERVICES.
18.3. OUR MAXIMUM LIABILITY TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY ARISING OUT OF THESE AGREEMENTS OR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES OR THE COMPUTER PROGRAMS RELATING TO THE SERVICES WE MAKE AVAILABLE FROM THE PLATFORMS, WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, WILL BE LIMITED IN ANY TWELVE (12) MONTH PERIOD TO THE AMOUNT, IF ANY, YOU HAVE PAID FROM YOUR ACCOUNT IN BETS, RAKES AND/OR FEES, AS APPLICABLE, IN THE SAME TWELVE (12) MONTH PERIOD AND IN RELATION TO THE SERVICE RELEVANT TO WHICH THE LIABILITY IN QUESTION HAS ARISEN.
18.4. THE GROUP (INCLUDING ITS OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS AND EMPLOYEES) WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE FOR ANY BUSINESS LOSSES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO LOSS OF DATA, PROFITS, REVENUE, BUSINESS, OPPORTUNITY, GOODWILL, REPUTATION OR BUSINESS INTERRUPTION OR FOR ANY LOSSES WHICH ARE NOT CURRENTLY FORESEEABLE BY THE GROUP ARISING OUT OF THESE AGREEMENTS OR YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES.
18.5. NOTHING IN THESE AGREEMENTS WILL OPERATE SO AS TO EXCLUDE ANY LIABILITY WE MAY HAVE IN RESPECT OF EITHER FRAUD, OR DEATH, OR PERSONAL INJURY CAUSED BY OUR NEGLIGENCE.
If You have any complaints, claims or disputes with regard to any outcome regarding the Services or any other activity, You must submit Your complaint to Us in writing as soon as is reasonably practicable following the date of the original transaction to which the claim or dispute refers. Complaints may be submitted by email to email@example.com You may also submit notices to Us in writing to: Company Address. Any notice We give to You (save as otherwise set out herein) will be sent to the email address that You provide when You register Your Account. It is Your responsibility to give Us notice of any changes to this address through the 'Change Email' facility in Our software and to regularly check Your email account for emails from Us.
To the extent that You are not satisfied with Our response You may contact:CDSI
20. DATA PROTECTION
20.2. You should assume that all use of Our website, and emails, SMS and telephone calls between You and Us will be recorded. These recordings will be Our property and may be used as evidence in the event of any dispute or to improve customer services.
21. GOVERNING LAW
These Agreements shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of Cagayan Export Processing Zone. You irrevocably agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Gibraltar for settlement of any disputes or matters arising out of or concerning these Agreements or their enforceability. If any part of these Agreements is found to be invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any respect, it will not affect the validity of the remainder of the Agreements, which shall remain valid and enforceable according to their terms.
We reserve the right to transfer, assign, sublicense or pledge these Agreements, in whole or in part, to any person (but without Your consent) without notice, provided that any such assignment will be on the same terms or terms that are no less advantageous to You. You may not assign, sublicense or otherwise transfer in any manner whatsoever any of Your rights or obligations under these Agreements.
23. THIRD PARTY RIGHTS
23.1. Except insofar as these Agreements expressly provide that a third party may in their own right enforce a term of these Agreements, a person who is not a party to these Agreements has no right under local law or statute to rely upon or enforce any term of these Agreements but this does not affect any right or remedy of a third party which exists or is available other than under local law or statute.
23.2. For the avoidance of doubt, each member of the Group is an intended third party beneficiary of these Agreements.
24. ENTIRE AGREEMENT, MODIFICATION AND AMENDMENTS
You fully understand and agree to be bound by these Agreements and as modified and/or amended by Us from time to time. We may amend these Agreements at any time either by emailing or SMS messaging You notification of the new terms and/or by publishing the modified Agreement(s) on the relevant page of the Platforms or any place through which You access the Services. Any such modification will take effect within thirty (30) days of publication. If any modification is unacceptable to You, Your only recourse is to terminate these Agreements. Your continued use of the Services following notification or as the case may be such thirty (30) day period will be deemed binding acceptance of the modification. It is Your sole responsibility to review these Agreements and any amendments each time You play. These Agreements and the documents referred to herein represent the complete and final agreement between You and Us in relation to these agreements and supersede any and all prior agreements between You and Us.
25. GAMING SERVICES
25.1. The following terms apply only to Your use of the Gaming Services. Please note that in the event of any conflict, the remaining Sections of these Terms and Conditions shall prevail.
25.2. Play Money and Real Money Games
By registering for the Gaming Services You will be able to access (through the Software (as defined below)) both 'play money' games and tournaments ('Play Money Games' or 'Play for Free Games' respectively) and 'real money' games and tournaments ('Real Money Games' or 'Play for Real Money Games' respectively), via the Gaming Services. No purchase is necessary or required to play the Play Money Games, save in respect to any cost You may incur to access the Gaming Services, charged by Your Internet service provider or telecommunications provider, and You may play the Play Money Games without betting money. We reserve the right to suspend, modify, remove and/or add any Gaming Service in its sole discretion with immediate effect and without notice and We will not be liable for any such action.
25.3. Rules and Procedures of the Gaming Services
You must use the Gaming Services in accordance with the generally accepted games rules set out in the Game Rules section, and the procedures relevant to the Gaming Service You are using specifically set out in the Games section of the .com sites, including but not limited to the Promotions section, Game Instructions & Rules section, How to Play, and any other page that specifically relates to and governs any particular event, game or tournament ('Rules').
25.4. Anti-Cheating Policy
We are committed to preventing the use of unfair practices in the Gaming Services, including but not limited to player collusion. We are also committed to detecting and preventing the use of software programs which are designed to enable artificial intelligence to play on Our Platforms including, but not limited to, opponent-profiling, cheating software or anything else that We deem enables You to have an unfair advantage over other players not using such programs or systems ('AI Software'). You acknowledge that We will take measures to detect and prevent the use of such programs and AI Software using methods (including but not limited to reading the list of currently running programs on a player's computer) and You agree not to use any AI Software and/or any such programs. Go to Our Unfair Advantage Policy.
25.5. Settlement of In-Game Disputes
If there is a discrepancy between the result showing on the Software (as installed and operated on Your hardware) and Our server, the result showing on Our server shall govern the result. Moreover, You understand and agree that (without prejudice to Your other rights and remedies) Our records shall be the final authority in determining the terms of Your use of the Gaming Services, the activity resulting therefrom and the circumstances in which such activity occurred.