i-love-bingo.co.uk Terms and Conditions
Date: 01st August 2008
1.1. "Conditions" means these terms and conditions: "Personal Information" means any personal details provided by you via the Website; "User(s)" means (a) user(s) of the Website either collectively or individually,
1.2. as the context requires; "We/us/our" means Bello Group Ltd, "Website" means the website located at www.i-love-bingo.co.uk or any subsequent URL which may replace it; 1.3. and "You/your" means you as a user of the Website.
2.5. We will provide you with access to the Website in accordance with these Conditions.
3. YOUR OBLIGATIONS
3.1. agree not to use the Website (or any part of) for any illegal purpose and agree to use it in accordance with all relevant laws;
3.2. agree not to upload or transmit through the Website any computer viruses, macro viruses, trojan horses, worms or anything else designed to interfere with, interrupt or disrupt the normal
3.4. operating procedures of a computer;
3.5. will not upload or transmit through the Website any material which is defamatory, offensive, or of an obscene or menacing character, or that may cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety;
3.6. will not use the Website in a way that may cause the Website to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the Website is in any way impaired;
3.7. will not use the Website in any manner which violates or infringes the rights of any person, firm or company (including, but not limited to, rights of intellectual property, rights of confidentiality,
3.8. copyrights or rights of privacy);
3.9. will not create and publish a hypertext link to any part of the Website or attempt any unauthorised access to any part or component of the Website; and
3.10. agree that in the event that you have any right, claim or action against any Users arising out of that User's use of the Website, then you will pursue such right, claim or
3.11. action independently of and without recourse to us.
You agree to be fully responsible for (and fully indemnify us against) all claims, liability, damages, losses, costs and expenses, including legal fees, suffered by us and arising out of any breach of the Conditions by you or any other liabilities arising out of your use of the Website, or the use by any other person accessing the Website using your PC or internet access account.
4. OUR RIGHTS
We reserve the right to:
4.1. modify or withdraw, temporarily or permanently, the Website (or any part of) with or without notice to you and you confirm that we shall not be liable to you or any third party for any modification to or withdrawal of the Website; and/or change these Conditions from time to time, and your continued use of the Website (or any part of) following such change shall be deemed to be your acceptance of such change.
4.2. It is your responsibility to check regularly to determine whether the Conditions have been changed. If you do not agree to any change to the Conditions then you must immediately stop using the Website.
4.3. We will use our reasonable endeavours to maintain the Website. The Website is subject to change from time to time. You will not be eligible for any compensation because you cannot use any part of the Website or because of a failure, suspension or withdrawal of all or part of the Website due to circumstances beyond our control.
5. THIRD PARTY LINKS
In an attempt to provide increased value to our Users, we may provide links to other websites or resources. You acknowledge and agree that we are not responsible for the availability of such external sites or resources, and do not endorse and are not responsible or liable, directly or indirectly, for the privacy practices or the content (including misrepresentative or defamatory content) of such websites, including (without limitation) any advertising, products or other materials or services on or available from such websites or resources, nor for any damage, loss or offence caused or alleged to be caused by, or in connection with, the use of or reliance on any such content, goods or services available on such external sites or resources.We are not responsible for accuracy of the information contained on this website and we do not guarantee that it will be free from errors, viruses or hackers.
By using this website, you agree to accept responsibility therein.
We have the right, but not the obligation, to monitor any activity and content associated with the Website. We may investigate any reported violation of these Conditions or complaints and take any action that we deem appropriate (which may include, but is not limited to, issuing warnings, suspending, terminating or attaching conditions to your access and/or removing any materials from the Website).
7. YOUR DATA
7.1. We respect your personal information and undertake to comply with applicable UK Data Protection legislation from time to time in place.
7.2. You should be aware that:
7.3. if we are requested by the police or any regulatory or government authority investigating suspected illegal activities, or upon receipt of a court order, to provide your Personal Information and/or information concerning your activities whilst using the Website we shall do so; and if you agree by ticking the appropriate boxes on your registration form, we may pass your Personal Information or details of your use of the Website to other companies in our corporate group for analysis and/or to enable them to contact you about products or services which may be of interest to you.
7.4. We reserve the right in our reasonable discretion to disclose details of your use of the Website in relation to any, or any threatened, Court Proceedings in connection with your use, or the use of anyone under your control, of the Website whether in connection with the matters set out in these Conditions or otherwise.
7.5. i-love-bingo.co.uk will always endeavour to operate in full accordance with The Data Protection Act (1998) and is registered with the Data Protection Registrar.
8. THE WEBSITE
8.1. Participation in i-love-bingo.co.uk is 100% Free. There are no fees associated with using our website.
8.2. i-love-bingo.co.uk reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without notice, to add new features or to discontinue any feature at any time. i-love-bingo.co.uk promotions, competitions and winners are subject to management approval and can be discontinued without prior notice.
8.3. If you have any dispute you must submit your complaint to the Company in writing within fourteen (14) days.
8.4. i-love-bingo.co.uk reserves the right to cancel any account or membership for any reason whatsoever at any time without notice to you. This may occur under, but not exclusively in, the following circumstances.
9.1. The competition rules set out in this Clause, together with any other specific entry instructions or rules posted on this Website by Fi-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners and these User Terms (together the "Competition Rules"), shall apply.
9.2. All competitions, promotions, prizes or other give-aways offered by i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners from this Website ("Competitions") are only open to UK residents and are aged 18 or over.
9.3. All Entrants must register for the relevant Competitions by giving their correct name and their email address. By registering for the relevant Competitions, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to the provisions contained within these Terms and Conditions.
9.5. By registering for any Competitions, you agree to the use of your name and photographs for publicity material in any i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners publications in any media, including allowing your name to be published on the Website if you are a prize winner.
9.6. Unless specifically stated, no purchase is necessary to enter any competitions on the Website.
9.7. Prizes are as stated in the Competitions' details on the Website.
9.8. i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners will not offer cash alternatives in whole or in part for any prizes offered.
9.9. An Entrant may only win one prize per Competition. Entries to any competitions are limited to one per person.
9.10. All entries become the absolute property of i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners and will not be returned to Entrants unless otherwise stated by i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners on the Website.
9.11. Fraudulent, illegible, multiple or incorrectly completed entries will be disqualified and no responsibility can be accepted by Fi-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners for any delayed, lost or misplaced entries. Proof of winners' eligibility to enter the prize draw may be required.
9.12. Prizes are allocated randomly from correct entries received unless otherwise stated on the Website. The Judge's decision is final and no correspondence will be entered into.
9.13. i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners reserve the right without notice to you, to remove any Competitions from the Website or to suspend or alter any Competitions on the Website, at its sole discretion for legal or technical reasons. i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners will give Entrants as much notice as possible prior to taking any of the actions described in this clause by posting such notice to the Website, but prior notice may not always be feasible.
9.14. Competitions are run subject to English law. i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners make no representation that the Competitions comply with the law of any other country other than the United Kingdom or that any prizes offered in Competitions are appropriate for use, or are legally able to be offered, in any other country. Those who choose to enter any Competitions on the Website are solely responsible for compliance with local laws and regulations if and to the extent they are applicable.
9.15. Any time of delivery is an estimate only in respect of the delivery to an Entrant of any prize in any Competitions and i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners shall not be liable for any late delivery of the prizes or any loss or damage caused as a result.
9.16. Attempts will be made to notify competition winners by e-mail within five working days of the individual competition closing date given on the Website (not including holiday periods observed by us). The winners will be expected to reply with confirmation of their correct full requested details. It is therefore imperative that you accurately submit and maintain your personal details on the Website. On confirmation, i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners will then inform the winners on how and when to claim their prize.
9.17. Although every effort will be made to supply the prizes stated, i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners cannot guarantee that the particular prizes will be available and an equivalent prize may therefore be offered by i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners in such cases.
9.18. No responsibility can be accepted by i-love-bingo.co.uk and their selected third partners for the quality and/or suitability of any prizes provided by third parties.
9.19. 'Funded accounts' supplied by prize sponsors will, unless otherwise stated, be funded with complimentary funds and not real cash. The redemption rules of the relevant prize sponsor will be used on any funded account.
10. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND RIGHT TO USE
10.1. You acknowledge and agree that all copyright, trademarks and all other intellectual property rights in all material or content supplied as part of the Website shall remain at all times vested in us or our licensors. You are permitted to use this material only as expressly authorised by us.
10.2. You acknowledge and agree that the material and content contained within the Website is made available for your personal non-commercial use only and that you may download such material and content onto only one computer hard drive for such purpose. Any other use of the material and content of the Website is strictly prohibited. You agree not to (and agree not to assist or facilitate any third party to) copy, reproduce, transmit, publish, display, distribute, commercially exploit or create derivative works of such material and content.
10.3. The Website is Copyright, i-love-bingo, i-lovebingo. All rights reserved.
11. REVIEWS & FORUMS TERMS OF SERVICE
11.1. i-love-bingo.co.uk Reviews and i-love-bingo.co.uk Forums acts only as a technical interface between users. The relative systems do not verify the integrity of the users. i-love-bingo.co.uk has no obligation to monitor the reviews or forums system. i-love-bingo.co.uk reserves the right to review such content and to take disciplinary action against users in its sole discretion. i-love-bingo.co.uk does not endorse any of the exchanges or content posted by users and, therefore, specifically disclaims any liability with regard to such information and with regard to any actions resulting from your participation.
11.2. i-love-bingo.co.uk reserves the right to terminate your registration if we become aware and determine, in our sole discretion that you are violating any terms of service. i-love-bingo.co.uk may at any time change its terms of service without notification. 11.3. You should use your own judgment in evaluating the integrity of, and statements made by, other users of the website. Any opinions expressed by a user of i-love-bingo.co.uk are those of that user alone, and are not those of i-love-bingo.co.uk. i-love-bingo.co.uk cannot and does not assume responsibility for the accuracy, completeness, safety, timeliness, legality or applicability of anything said or written by any user of i-love-bingo.co.uk.
11.4.. You alone are responsible for the content of your messages, and the consequences of any such messages. 11.5. Any use by you of any other user's information, personal or otherwise, for any commercial purpose or to obtain direct financial gain (e.g. mass marketing) is prohibited. Any such use shall be deemed to be a violation of these Terms of Service. i-love-bingo.co.uk is to be used by you for your personal use only. Commercial uses of i-love-bingo.co.uk are strictly prohibited unless prior written consent from i-love-bingo and the Bello Group. You agree that you will not use the site for 'spamming' or solicitations (commercial or non-commercial).
11.6. You further agree not to post any message or material that is unlawful, harassing, libellous, defamatory, abusive, threatening, harmful, vulgar, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive, inaccurate, or otherwise objectionable material of any kind or nature or that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offence, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable law or regulation, or encourage the use of controlled substances. 11.7. You agree not to impersonate any other person or entity, whether actual or fictitious, including impersonating an employee or consultant of i-love-bingo.co.uk. You further agree not to use an inappropriate player name/alias of any kind.
11.8. You agree not to attempt to damage the reputation of i-love-bingo.co.uk, Bello Group, it's sites or that of any site sponsors.
11.9. You agree not to transmit or display content containing (but not limited to) any of the following: •Obscenities or suggestive remarks to players and/or staff.
•Player bashing (including name-calling and "labelling").
•Personal details (eg email addresses, land addresses etc)
•Statements that defame, abuse or threaten others.
•Tasteless, bigoted or indecorous remarks.
•Any material that endeavours to sell, solicit or aggravate others.
•Any material that contains obscene, vulgar or indecent language.
•Obscenities or suggestive remarks to players and/or staff.
11.10. You understand and agree that i-love-bingo.co.uk does not guarantee the accuracy or completeness of any information given. i-love-bingo.co.uk is not responsible for any errors or omissions or for the results obtained from the use of such information. i-love-bingo.co.uk shall not be responsible for any loss or damage caused, 1or alleged to have been caused, directly or indirectly, by the information or ideas contained, suggested or referenced in i-love-bingo.co.uk.
11.11. Your participation in a i-love-bingo.co.uk is solely at your own risk. No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from i-love-bingo.co.uk or through i-love-bingo.co.uk, its employees, or consultants shall create any warranty not expressly made herein.
11.12. You may not copy, reproduce, republish, download, post, broadcast, transmit, make available to the public, or otherwise use content from i-love-bingo.co.uk Reviews and/or i-love-bingo.co.uk Forums in any way. You also agree not to adapt, alter or create a derivative work from any content. Any other use of content requires the prior written permission of i-love-bingo.co.uk.
11.13. You agree to use i-love-bingo.co.uk Reviews and/or i-love-bingo.co.uk Forums only for lawful purposes, and in a way that does not infringe the rights of, restrict or inhibit anyone elses use and enjoyment of i-love-bingo.co.uk. Prohibited behaviour includes harassing or causing distress or inconvenience to any person, transmitting obscene or offensive content or disrupting the normal flow of dialogue within i-love-bingo.co.uk. You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned (and your service provider being informed). The IP address of all posts is recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions.
11.14. Under no circumstances will i-love-bingo.co.uk be liable for any of the following losses or damage (whether such losses where foreseen, foreseeable, known or otherwise): loss of data; (b) loss of revenue or anticipated profits; (c) loss of business; (d) loss of opportunity; (e) loss of goodwill or injury to reputation; (f) losses suffered by third parties; or (g) any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of i-love-bingo.co.uk regardless of the form of action.
12.1. You may send us notices under or in connection with these Conditions:
12.3. by post to Bello Group ltd, i-love-bingo.co.uk, thicket cottage, bath road, littlewick green SL6 3RQ;
12.4. As proof of sending does not guarantee our receipt of your notice, you must ensure that you have received an acknowledgement from us, which will be sent within 3 working days of our receipt and should be retained by you.
13. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
13.1. While we will use reasonable endeavours to verify the accuracy of any accuracy of information we place on the website, we make no warranties, whether express or implied in relation to its accuracy
13.2. The Website is provided on an "as is" and "as available" basis without any representation or endorsement. Unless specified in separate terms and conditions related to a particular product or service, we make no warranties of any kind, whether express or implied, in relation to the Website, or products or services offered on the Website whether by us or on our behalf (including free software downloads) including but not limited to, implied warranties of satisfactory quality, fitness for a particular purpose, non-infringement, compatibility, security, accuracy, condition or completeness, or any implied warranty arising from course of dealing or usage or trade.
13.3. Unless specified in separate terms and conditions related to a particular product or service, we make no warranty that the Website or products or services offered on the Website whether by us or on our behalf (including free software downloads) will meet your requirements or will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that the Website or the server that makes it available or products or services offered on the Website whether by us or on our behalf (including free software downloads) are free of viruses or bugs or are fully functional, accurate, or reliable. We will not be responsible or liable to you for any loss of content or material as a result of uploading to or downloading from the Website.
13.4. Notwithstanding any other provision in the Conditions, nothing shall limit your rights as a consumer under English law.
13.5. You acknowledge that we cannot guarantee and therefore shall not be in any way responsible for the security or privacy of the Website and any information provided to or taken from the Website by you.
13.6. We will not be liable in contract, tort or otherwise if you incur loss or damage connecting to the Website through a third party's hyper-text link.
13.7. We will not be liable, in contract, tort (including, without limitation, negligence), pre-contract or other representations (other than fraudulent misrepresentations) or otherwise out of or in connection with the Website or products or services offered on the Website whether by us or on our behalf (including free software downloads) for:
13.8. any economic losses (including without limitation loss of revenues, profits, contracts, business or anticipated savings); or
13.9. any loss of goodwill or reputation; or
13.10. any special or indirect or consequential losses; in any case whether or not such losses were within the contemplation of either of us at the date on which the event giving rise to the loss occurred.
13.11. Nothing in the Conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury resulting from our negligence or that of our servants, agents or employees.
If any part of the Conditions shall be deemed unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed to be severable from these Conditions and shall not effect the validity and enforceability of any of the remaining provisions of the Conditions.
Nothing shall be construed as a waiver by us of any preceding or succeeding breach of any provision.
Each provision of these Conditions shall be construed as separately applying and surviving even if for any reason one or other of those provisions is held to be inapplicable or unenforceable in any circumstances.
17. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
These Conditions (as amended from time to time) contain the entire agreement between you and us relating to the subject matter covered and supersede any previous agreements, arrangements, undertakings or proposals, written or oral, between you and us in relation to such matters. No oral explanation or oral information given by either of us shall alter the interpretation of these Conditions. You confirm that, in agreeing to accept these Conditions, you have not relied on any representation save insofar as the same has expressly been made a representation in these Conditions and you agree that you shall have no remedy in respect of any misrepresentation which has not become a term of these Conditions save that your agreement contained in this Clause shall not apply in respect of any fraudulent misrepresentation whether or not such has become a term of these Conditions.
19.1. We will collect information about your personal details when you tell us what these are and by analysis of traffic on the Website, including by using cookies.
19.2. A cookie is a piece of information that is stored on your computer's hard drive by your web browser. On revisiting the Website our computer server may recognise the cookie, giving us information about your last visit. Most browsers accept cookies automatically, but usually you can alter the settings of your browser to prevent automatic acceptance. If you choose not to receive cookies, you may still use most of the features of the Website.
19.5 In addition, we may provide aggregate statistics about our services, competitions, clients, traffic patterns and other site information to third parties, but these statistics will not include any information that could personally identify you. In the event that your personal details become untrue, inaccurate or incomplete, or in any event, you have the right to access your personal details and may rectify the same.
19.6. You agree that you do not object to us, our associated companies or such third parties contacting you for any of the above purposes whetherby email and you confirm that you do not and will not consider any of the above as being a breach of any of your rights under the Telecommunications (Data Protection and Privacy) Regulations 1999.
19.7. We reserve the right to access and disclose individually identifiable information to comply with applicable laws and lawful government requests or requests by the police investigating suspected illegal activities, to operate our systems properly or to protect ourselves or other Users. We also reserve the right to disclose individually identifiable information to third parties if a complaint arises concerning your use of the Website, and that use is deemed by us inconsistent with the Conditions.
19.8. When you input information or request services from us, we offer appropriate physical, electronic and managerial security measures in order that you may input information safely whilst effectively preventing that information from being accessed by unauthorised persons. In addition, we have strict security procedures covering the storage and disclosure of your information in order to prevent unauthorised access to comply with the UK Data Protection Act 1998. This means that sometimes we may ask for proof of identity before we disclose personal information to you.