|OPERATION MAFIA 2 TERMS OF SERVICE|
1.0 ACCEPTANCE OF TERMS
1.1 Welcome to Operation Mafia 2.
1.2 Operation Mafia provides its service to you, the player/user/customer subject to the following Terms of Service (TOS).
1.3 These Terms of Service are subject to change at anytime without prior warning, although every effort will be made to inform players of changes.
1.4 It is the responsibility of the player to be aware of and in compliance with the Terms of Service at all times.
1.5 Failure to comply with 1.4 may result in the immediate termination of your account without warning or refund.
1.6 Every effort will be made to inform you, the player, of any changes to these Terms of Service, and these changes must be accepted for you to continue, if you continue Operation Mafia 2 will accept this as acceptence of these TOS.
2.0 DESCRIPTION OF SERVICE
2.1 Operation Mafia 2 currently provides users with access to online entertainment in the form of a game in which users interact with each other.
2.2 You understand and agree that the service may include advertisements and that these advertisements might be necessary for Operation Mafia 2 to provide you the service.
2.3 You also understand and agree that the service may include certain communications from Operation Mafia 2, such as service announcements, administrative messages and the Operation Mafia 2 News Page, and that these communications are considered part of your Operation Mafia 2 registration and you will not be able to opt out of receiving them. (I.e.) Reset of your password, and personal investigation emails.
2.4 Within Operation Mafia 2 the `Polls` system on the forum is subjective, it shows no real, correct or accurate information. The only information it shows is opinion. No`Polls` are the beliefs or thoughts of the Owner or the Operation Mafia staff.
3.0 TERMS OF BETA / RIGHT TO ALTER
3.1 Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current service, including the release of new Operation Mafia 2 features, shall be subject to the TOS.
3.2 You understand and agree that the service is provided "AS-IS" and that Operation Mafia 2 assumes no responsibility for the timeliness, deletion, mis-delivery or failure to store any user communications or personalization settings.
4.0 YOUR REGISTRATION OBLIGATIONS
4.1 In consideration of your use of the service, you agree to: (a) provide true, accurate, current and complete information about yourself as prompted by the Services registration form (such information being the "Registration Data") and (b) maintain and promptly update the Registration Data to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
4.2 You will provide an email address that we can use to contact you for the duration of you registration with us.
4.3 Operation Mafia 2 members will provide 1 email address and accept that this will be the only email address used for communications with them.
4.4 This email address cannot be changed during the entire registration.
5.1 Operation Mafia 2 collects personal information when you register as a player.
5.2 When you use Operation Mafia 2 products or services, when you visit Operation Mafia 2 pages and when you enter promotions or sweepstakes.
5.3 When you register we ask for information.
5.4 Once you register with Operation Mafia 2 and sign in to our services, you are not anonymous to us.
5.5 Operation Mafia 2 automatically receives and records information on our server logs from your browser, including your IP address.
5.6 All Operation Mafia 2 staff have complete access to this information at all times.
5.7 Our records of you are kept for the duration of your registration with us.
5.8 You withhold the right to at any time terminate your account and therefore any records we keep of you.
6.0 MEMBER ACCOUNT, PASSWORD AND SECURITY
6.1 You will receive a password and account designation (a username) upon completing the services registration process.
6.2 You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of the password and account, and are fully responsible for all activities that occur under your password or account.
6.3 You agree to (a) immediately notify Operation Mafia 2 of any unauthorized use of your password or account or any other breach of security, and (b) ensure that you exit and logout from your account at the end of each session.
6.4 Operation Mafia 2 cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with this. Sharing or accessing more than one account be it with friends or family is an infringment of the rules and all associated accounts will be banned, deleted, frozen or punished.
7.0 MEMBER CONDUCT
7.1 You understand that all information, data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, video, messages or other materials, whether publicly posted or privately transmitted, are the sole responsibility of the person from which such content originated.
7.2 This means that you, and not Operation Mafia 2, are entirely responsible for all content that you upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available via the service.
7.3 Operation Mafia 2 does not control the content posted via the service and, as such, does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of such content.
7.4 You understand that by using the service, you may be exposed to content that is offensive, indecent or objectionable. We have made every effort to ensure that content is of good quality but under no circumstances will Operation Mafia be liable in any way for any content, including, but not limited to, for any errors or omissions in any content, or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the service.
7.5 You agree to not use the service to:
a. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any Content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortuous, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable. When a user is reported doing so, appropriate measures will be taken. Verbally abusing players and staff is considered poor etiquette and measures can be taken without notice or explanation;
b. Harm minors in any way;
c. Impersonate any person or en*y, including, but not limited to, an Operation Mafia 2 staff member, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or en*y;
d. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, "junk mail," "Spam," "chain letters," "pyramid schemes," or any other form of solicitation including posting incorrect data onto the wrong forums;
e. Upload, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
f. Interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
g. "Stalk" or otherwise harass another player;
h. Collect or store personal data about other players;
i. Use errors in the system (including bugged code/broken links/hardware problems) to benefit from. This is considered cheating. Using any third party devices and/or programs to gain an unfair advantage is cheating and a ban will result without warning. All bugs should be reported to a member of staff as soon as they are discovered.
8.1 You agree that Operation Mafia 2 (and all members of the staff residing) will be in no way responsible for chip loss due to (but is not limited to) user volunteered transfers.
8.2 This includes (but is not limited to) selling and/or buying tokens with the system or in any other way.
8.3 You agree that Operation Mafia 2 is only responsible for providing adequate tokens to the customer after a donation.
8.4 After a customer receives his/her chips post donation, he/she is to be held fully responsible for what is to become of them.
8.5 You agree that Operation Mafia 2 will be in no way responsible for (but is not limited to) the loss of tokens due to unauthorized access to your account or any malfunction within the game caused by your actions.
8.6 Tokens remain the property of Operation Mafia 2, and as such can be edited, removed, amended or cancelled at anytime by a person of authority within the game. Tokens will never become the property of the player.
10.1 Any part donation does not cons*ute refund or reward.
10.2 Cash refunds are never made, regardless of circumstances.
10.3 Operation Mafia 2 uses 3rd parties to collect payments and so does not accept liability for them.
10.4 SMS payments are only available to players in the UK or who reside in the UK.
10.5 TELEPHONEY payments are only available to players in the UK or who reside in the UK.
10.6 PAYPAL donations are accepted only in the countries stipulated by Paypal.com.
10.7 Operation Mafia 2 accepts no responsibility for any donations made without prior permission of the bill payer.
10.8 It is advised that all donations are made by a responisble adult or under the supervision of such a person.
10.9 When spending money, you realise that you are paying for a service that may be amended, removed or cleared at any time without prior warning and that the service never belongs to you at any time.
11.1 You agree that Operation Mafia 2 staff are "in-charge", and that they are there to help in any way they can, they are not responsible for your actions in any way, and you will not try and influence them.
11.2 All staff are volunteers and Operation Mafia 2 expects you to treat them with respect, breach in this notice can and will result in the revoke of your access to Operation Mafia 2 and all its services, irrespective of where the insult partook.
12.0 VIEWS AND OPINIONS
12.1 All views and opinions stated or otherwise shown are not necessarily the views of the owner or any of the staff who work with or around Operation Mafia 2.
12.2 Operation Mafia 2 staff have no power to persuade peoples opinions or views through any of their own.
12.3 Any attempt to bias or convince people of any of the beliefs, views or opinions stated are against the Terms of Service.
12.4 Views and opinions provided in Operation Mafia 2 are such for entertainment only and not to be taken literally.
13.0 COPYRIGHT AND REGISTERED TRADEMARK
13.1 Operation Mafia 2 is a Registered trademark and should not be used elsewhere without prior permission of the owner. This includes spamming of other websites and unauthorised advertising.
13.2 Operation Mafia 2 and all works associated with Operation Mafia 2 are copyrighted against unauthorised replication or duplication. Any attempt to copy or replicate these works will be prosecuted.
13.3 The staff at Operation Mafia 2 do not have authorisation to provide permission to breach the copyright.
Agreement to this document is legally binding and may be used in any legal case brought against http://www.operationmafia.co.uk
Operation Mafia 2 would like to pay credit to The Godfather, The Mafia and any other companies/bodies whose images and/or music appear within Operation Mafia 2 that may not be uniqe or sole works.
If you have any problems please contact us by using the contact us link on the home page or mail any staff member via the in built messaging system.