Chessgames.com Premium Membership
TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Chessgames Services LLC (the "Company") hosts and operates
Chessgames.com (the "Site") on the Internet. By becoming a registered member
of Chessgames.com and using its services, I agree to abide by all
Chessgames policies, whether explicitly written, or unwritten but
established by common practice, and the terms and conditions set forth
in this User Agreement, which may be revised by the Company from time to
NOTE: Chessgames.com is not a chess playing site! You cannot
play chess with other members at this time. It is a learning
aid and online community. If you came only to play chess, please do not
sign-up, until you review and understand the features that we offer.
Use of Chessgames.com Site
The Company reserves the right to amend this User Agreement and its
policies anytime without notice.
You may review the current
version of this document at any time at our Premium Help Page.
- I will not give my password to anyone. I will not share my account.
I am the only person allowed to use my account.
I will not use any account which does not belong to me.
- I will behave decently toward other users, and when posting
messages on the Site I will abide by the published posting policies.
I acknowledge that violation of these policies may result in
my membership privileges being suspended or revoked, without
- I will not copy, or in anyway display, reproduce, distribute, modify,
or transmit the contents of the Site without prior written
permission of the Company.
- I will not use the Site for commercial purposes. I will not use
the Site for advertising of any sort without prior written
permission of the Company.
- I understand that my premium membership is non-transferable. I
alone will use my premium account, and I cannot give the time on my
account to any other person.
- I understand that even if only a fraction of my premium membership time
is used, I am not eligible for a refund on the unused portion.
- I understand that information voluntarily contributed to the Site--including
but not limited to messages posted to various pages ("kibitzes")--cannot
be deleted except by normal site functions.
- I understand that my account, its name, its messages posted to various pages
("kibitzes"), its game collections, etc., may be archived indefinitely even if
I stop visiting the Site.
- The opinions expressed by Site members are not
necessarily those of the Company. The Company is not responsible for
any communications posted by its members.
- If a representative of the Company has reason to believe that I
have violated the Site's policies or any term or condition of this
User Agreement, I acknowledge and agree that such representative has
the right to take appropriate actions in his/her sole discretion,
including without limitation,
temporary suspension of services, or in extreme cases, a permanent
loss of my membership to the Site without any refund.
- THE CHESSGAMES.COM SITE AND ITS CONTENT ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT
WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT
LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, THE WARRANTY OF
NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTY RIGHTS AND THE WARRANTY OF FITNESS FOR
A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE COMPANY DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE
WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR WITHOUT INTERRUPTION.
IF THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ITS CONTENT RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR REPLACING OR
SERVICING MY COMPUTER EQUIPMENT, SOFTWARE, DATA OR OTHER PROPERTY, THE
COMPANY IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR THESE COSTS.
IN NO EVENT SHALL THE COMPANY, ITS OFFICERS OR DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS,
BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER
(INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE
DAMAGES RESULTING FROM THE USE OR INABILITY TO USE THE SITE AND ITS
MATERIALS, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER
LEGAL THEORY, AND WHETHER OR NOT THE COMPANY IS ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
The Company has the exclusive right, title and interest to the
contents of Site, including without limitation, the
Company's trademark, service marks, copyrights and other intellectual
property (the "Proprietary Rights"), unless otherwise specified
I agree to abide by this User
Agreement and all Chessgames policies as long as I remain a
registered member of Chessgames.com. The Company reserves the right to
refuse services to anybody in its own discretion. If any provision of
this User Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having
competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not
affect the validity of the remaining provisions of this agreement,
which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any term of
this agreement shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such
term or any other term. This User
Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the parties with
respect to the Site and it supersedes any and all prior
and contemporaneous communications between the parties, oral or