Terms and Conditions
Blackjack Tournaments is fully regulated by the relevant laws of Curacao for the purposes of operating a Blackjack Tournament network under the name Sportbet. Such tournaments, however, may not be legal in some jurisdictions under certain conditions, and in some jurisdictions may not be legal under any conditions. Please verify the laws in your jurisdiction before registering and read our terms and conditions carefully:
SITE USER AGREEMENT
I. THIS USER AGREEMENT (THE "AGREEMENT") IS AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND BlackJack Tournaments (CURACAO) (THE "COMPANY") WHICH GOVERNS YOUR USE OF THE BLACKJACK TOURNAMENT NETWORK (THE "SITE") AND OUR SOFTWARE (AS DEFINED IN SECTION ? BELOW). THE SITE ALLOWS YOU TO DOWNLOAD AND/OR USE OUR SOFTWARE FOR THE PURPOSES OF TOURNAMENT PLAY ON THE INTERNET (THE "SERVICE").
II. THE SERVICE IS MADE AVAILABLE FOR YOUR PERSONAL USE ONLY. ANY OTHER USE IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.
II. NO-ONE UNDER THE AGE OF 18 MAY DOWNLOAD THE SOFTWARE OR USE THIS SERVICE UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO REQUEST PROOF OF AGE AT ANY STAGE TO VERIFY THAT MINORS ARE NOT USING THE SERVICE. WE MAY CANCEL A PERSON'S ACCOUNT AND EXCLUDE A PERSON FROM USING THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVICE IF PROOF OF AGE IS NOT PROVIDED OR IF THE COMPANY SUSPECTS THAT A PERSON USING THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVICE IS UNDERAGE.
III. AT ALL TIMES, YOU MAY ONLY HAVE ONE ACCOUNT, FOR WHICH YOU WILL REGISTER USING YOUR OWN, CORRECT NAME. YOU MAY NOT ACCESS THE SOFTWARE / OR USE THE SERVICE BY MEANS OF ANOTHER PERSON'S ACCOUNT. SHOULD YOU ATTEMPT TO OPEN MORE THAN ONE ACCOUNT, UNDER YOUR OWN NAME OR UNDER ANY OTHER NAME, OR SHOULD YOU ATTEMPT TO USE THE SERVICE BY MEANS OF ANY OTHER PERSON'S ACCOUNT, WE WILL BE ENTITLED TO IMMEDIATELY CLOSE ALL YOUR ACCOUNTS AND BAR YOU FROM FUTURE USE OF THE SERVICE.
IV. BY USING THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVICE YOU AGREE THAT YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTOOD THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHALL APPLY TO YOU.
II. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO AMEND, MODIFY, UPDATE AND CHANGE ANY OF THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT AT ANY TIME AND WILL BRING SUCH CHANGES TO YOUR ATTENTION BY EITHER EMAIL NOTIFICATION TO THE ADDRESS YOU PROVIDED US ON YOUR REGISTRATION FORM AND/OR BY PLACING AN UPDATE ICON ON THE "LOBBY" PAGE ACCESSIBLE WHEN YOU USE THE SOFTWARE. YOUR CONTINUED USE OF THE SERVICE OR THE SOFTWARE WILL BE DEEMED TO CONSTITUTE YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THE CHANGES TO THIS AGREEMENT. WE ADVISE YOU TO CHECK FOR UPDATES ON A REGULAR BASIS.
3. COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS
Internet Blackjack Tournaments may not be legal in some jurisdictions. You are responsible for verifying and complying with the law in any jurisdiction that applies to you before registering. The Service is directed only towards users who are not prohibited by the laws of any applicable jurisdiction from tournament play on the Internet. The Company does not intend to enable you to contravene applicable law. You agree to comply with all applicable laws, statutes and regulations in relation to your use of the Software and the Service. The Company shall not be responsible for any illegal or unauthorized use of the Software and/or this Service by you. Please consult legal counsel in the applicable jurisdiction if you have any doubts about the legality of your use of the Software and the Service under the laws of any jurisdiction that applies to you.
4. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY
I. THE COMPANY HEREBY GRANTS YOU THE NON-EXCLUSIVE, NON-TRANSFERABLE RIGHT TO USE OUR SOFTWARE, INCLUDING ANY SOFTWARE DOWNLOADABLE FROM THE SITE AND ALL CONTENT DERIVED FROM THE SOFTWARE, INCLUDING THE COPYRIGHT AND ALL INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS THEREIN (THE "SOFTWARE"), IN CONNECTION WITH THE SERVICE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT.
5. OBLIGATIONS OF THE COMPANY
I.THE COMPANY HAS NO OBLIGATION TO CHECK WHETHER USERS ARE USING THE SERVICE IN ACCORDANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT OR THE RULES, AS UPDATED FROM TIME TO TIME.
II. THE COMPANY MAY, AT ITS SOLE DISCRETION, DECIDE TO TAKE APPROPRIATE ACTION AGAINST ANY PERSON IT SUSPECTS OF ENGAGING IN ANY UNLAWFUL BEHAVIOR OR OTHERWISE VIOLATING THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT, BUT IS UNDER NO OBLIGATION TO DO SO.
6. NO WARRANTY
I. THE SERVICE AND THE SOFTWARE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS". WE MAKE NO WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION, WHETHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN RELATION TO THE SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR PURPOSE, COMPLETENESS OR ACCURACY OF THE SERVICE OR THE SOFTWARE.
II. WE MAKE NO WARRANTY THAT THE SOFTWARE OR SERVICE WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, TIMELY, SECURE OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR BUGS OR REPRESENTS THE FULL FUNCTIONALITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY OF THE MATERIALS OR AS TO RESULTS OR THE ACCURACY OF ANY INFORMATION OBTAINED BY YOU THROUGH THE SERVICE.
III. IN THE EVENT OF SYSTEMS OR COMMUNICATIONS ERRORS RELATING TO ACCOUNT SETTLEMENT OR OTHER ELEMENTS OF THE SERVICE, WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH ERRORS AND WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO VOID ALL GAMES IN QUESTION AND TAKE ANY OTHER ACTION TO CORRECT SUCH ERRORS.
IV. THE COMPANY SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY ACTS OR OMISSIONS MADE BY USERS' INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDER WITH WHOM USERS HAVE CONTRACTED TO GAIN ACCESS TO THE SERVER THAT HOSTS THE SITE.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
I. YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE FREE TO CHOOSE WHETHER TO USE THE SERVICE AND DO SO AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION AND RISK.
II. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE OF THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVICE, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGE FOR LOSS OF BUSINESS, LOSS OF PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF BUSINESS INFORMATION, OR ANY OTHER PECUNIARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL LOSS (EVEN WHERE WE HAVE BEEN NOTIFIED BY YOU OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH LOSS OR DAMAGE).
III. WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE IN CONTRACT, TORT, NEGLIGENCE, OR OTHERWISE, FOR ANY LOSS OR DAMAGE WHATSOEVER ARISING FROM OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH YOUR USE, OF ANY LINK CONTAINED ON THE SITE. WE ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE CONTENT OF ANY LINKED SITES.
IV. YOU CONFIRM THAT WE SHALL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY MODIFICATION TO, SUSPENSION OF OR DISCONTINUANCE OF THE SOFTWARE OR THE SERVICE.
You agree to fully indemnify, defend and hold us, and our officers, directors, employees, agents, contractors and suppliers, harmless immediately on demand, from and against all claims, liabilities, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees, arising out of any breach of this Agreement by you, and any other liabilities arising out of your use of the Service or Software, or use by any other person accessing the Service or Software using your user identification, whether or not with your authorization.
9.TERMINATE ACCOUNT: WE MAY TERMINATE YOUR ACCOUNT (INCLUDING YOUR USERNAME AND PASSWORD) WITHOUT NOTICE IF ,
I. FOR ANY REASON WE DECIDE TO DISCONTINUE TO PROVIDE THE SERVICE,
II. WE BELIEVE THAT YOU HAVE BREACHED ANY OF THE TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT,
III. YOUR USE OF THE SERVICE HAS BEEN IN ANY WAY IMPROPER OR BREACHES THE SPIRIT OF THIS AGREEMENT, OR
IV. FOR ANY OTHER REASON WE SEE FIT. THE COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO RETAIN ANY FUNDS REMAINING IN THE ACCOUNT UPON SUCH TERMINATION.
10. DORMANT ACCOUNTS
Should you fail to use your account for at least six months your account will be considered a dormant account. The six-month period will be counted from the date of your last login to your account. In such cases, the Company will levy a monthly administration fee at a rate of 10% of the balance in the account on the date that it became dormant, starting from the sixth month in which the account is inactive. Such administration fee shall be debited from your account at the end of the sixth month following your last login. The administration fee will be waived if accounts are re-activated prior to the fee actually being debited.
I. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO MODIFY OR TERMINATE THE SERVICE OR ELEMENTS OF THE SERVICE AT ANY TIME, WITHOUT NOTICE, AND WE WILL NOT BE LIABLE TO YOU AS A RESULT OF ANY SUCH ACTION.
III. IF ANY PART OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE DEEMED UNLAWFUL, VOID OR FOR ANY REASON UNENFORCEABLE, THEN THAT PROVISION SHALL BE DEEMED TO BE SEVERABLE FROM THE REST OF THIS AGREEMENT AND SHALL NOT AFFECT THE VALIDITY AND ENFORCEABILITY OF ANY OF THE REMAINING PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT. IN SUCH CASES, THE PART DEEMED INVALID OR UNENFORCEABLE SHALL BE CONSTRUED IN A MANNER CONSISTENT WITH APPLICABLE LAW TO REFLECT, AS CLOSELY AS POSSIBLE, THE ORIGINAL INTENT OF THE PARTIES.
IV. NO WAIVER BY US OF ANY TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS A WAIVER OF ANY PRECEDING OR SUCCEEDING BREACH OF ANY TERMS OF THIS AGREEMENT.
V. UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPRESSLY STATED, NOTHING IN THIS AGREEMENT SHALL CREATE OR CONFER ANY RIGHTS OR ANY OTHER BENEFITS TO THIRD PARTIES.
VI. NOTHING IN THIS AGREEMENT SHALL BE CONSTRUED AS CREATING ANY AGENCY, PARTNERSHIP OR ANY OTHER FORM OF JOINT ENTERPRISE BETWEEN YOU AND US.
VII. THIS AGREEMENT CONTAINS THE ENTIRE AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND US RELATING TO THE SERVICE. YOU CONFIRM THAT, IN AGREEING TO ACCEPT THIS AGREEMENT, YOU HAVE NOT RELIED ON ANY REPRESENTATION SAVE INSOFAR AS THE SAME HAS EXPRESSLY BEEN MADE A REPRESENTATION IN THIS AGREEMENT.
VIII. WE RESERVE THE RIGHT TO TRANSFER, ASSIGN AND SUBLICENSE OR PLEDGE THIS AGREEMENT, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, TO ANY PERSON WITHOUT NOTICE AND YOU WILL BE DEEMED TO CONSENT TO SUCH ASSIGNMENT.
IX. YOU MAY NOT TRANSFER, ASSIGN, SUBLICENSE OR PLEDGE IN ANY MANNER WHATSOEVER ANY OF YOUR RIGHTS OR OBLIGATIONS UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.
X. IN THIS AGREEMENT, "YOU' OR "YOUR" OR "USER" MEANS ANY PERSON WHO USES THE SERVICE OR THE SOFTWARE UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED, "WE", "US" OR "OUR" REFERS COLLECTIVELY TO THE COMPANY AND ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS AND CONTRACTORS.
12. LANGUAGE DISCREPANCIES
In case of any discrepancy between the meanings of any translated versions of this Agreement, the meaning of the English Language version shall prevail.
13. GOVERNING LAW
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of Curacao and you irrevocably agree to submit, for the benefit of the Company, to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of Curacao.