Terms of Use


 This website (high5games.com or h5g.com, collectively “H5G”) hosts an interactive and informational platform regarding PTT, LLC’s (d/b/a High 5 Games) gaming resource in the social and wager gaming industries.  The following governs your access and use of H5G, including all information, games, accounts, multimedia, comments, and other information and/or any other content (collectively, “Content”) available on or through H5G, as engaged by you or other users.  For convenience, H5G shall include PTT, LLC (d/b/a High 5 Games), its executives, directors, employees, contractors and affiliates.

PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING, USING OR BROWSING H5G OR ANY OF THE CONTENT. 

BY ELECTRONICALLY ACCESSING H5G AND/OR ENGAGING IN ANY OF THE INFORMATIONAL OR INTERACTIVE MULTIMEDIA SERVICES PROVIDED BY OR THROUGH H5G, YOU AGREE:

  1. YOU HAVE READ AND UNDERSTAND ALL OF THE TERMS OF USE AND LEGAL NOTICES CONTAINED HEREIN; AND
  2. YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS OF USE AND LEGAL NOTICES; AND
  3. YOU ARE OF LEGAL AGE TO ACCESS THIS CONTENT IN YOUR JURISDICTION, BUT IN NO EVENT, UNDER 13 YEARS OLD.

IF YOU ARE NOT WILLING TO BE OR CANNOT BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED HEREIN, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE PRECEDING ACKNOWLEDGEMENT, THEN DO NOT ACCESS, BROWSE OR USE H5G OR ANY OF THE CONTENT.  MOREOVER, H5G DOES NOT AND WILL NOT GRANT YOU ANY RIGHT OR LICENSE TO ACCESS, BROWSE OR USE H5G OR THE CONTENT WITHOUT YOUR WILLINGNESS AND ABILITY TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CONTAINED HEREIN, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE PRECEDING AGREEMENT AND ACKNOWLEDGEMENT.

THIRD-PARTY WEBSITES

H5G may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by H5G. H5G has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites.  In addition, H5G will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any third-party site.  By using H5G, you expressly relieve H5G from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website.

GENERAL PERMISSIONS AND RESTRICTIONS

H5G hereby grants you permission to access and use H5G as set forth herein, provided that:

  1. You agree not to alter or modify any part of H5G, except as provided for herein.
  2. You agree not to access H5G Content through any technology or means other than the authorized webpages and/or applications designated by H5G, or other explicitly authorized means H5G may designate in writing.
  3. You agree not to use H5G for any commercial use without the prior written authorization of H5G. Prohibited commercial uses include any of the following actions taken without H5G’s express approval:
    • sale of access to H5G or its related services on another website;
    • use of H5G or its related services for the primary purpose of gaining advertising or subscription revenue;
    • the sale of advertising, on the H5G website or any third-party website, targeted to the content of specific H5G Content; and
    • any use of H5G or its related services that H5G finds, in its sole discretion, to use H5G Content with the effect of competing with or displacing the market for H5G or H5G Content.
  4. Prohibited commercial uses do not include any use that H5G expressly authorizes in writing.
  5. Where expressly allowed by H5G, if you use any H5G Content on another website, you must include a prominent text link back to H5G on the pages where the H5G Content is utilized.  In such an instance you may not modify, build upon, or block any portion of the utilized H5G Content.
  6. You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, “robots,” “spiders,” or “offline readers,” that accesses H5G in any manner.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, H5G grants the operators of public search engines permission to use spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary for creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such materials.  H5G reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally or in specific cases.
  7. You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information, including account names, from H5G, nor to use the communication systems provided by H5G (e.g. comments, messaging, etc.) for any commercial solicitation purposes.
  8. You will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions contained herein, and all applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.
  9. H5G reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of H5G at any time.

LICENSE

You agree by accessing, browsing or otherwise using H5G, H5G and the Content are and remain the sole property of H5G or third-party providers, as applicable.  Except as expressly permitted by H5G in writing, you agree that your license to access, browse and/or use this content is limited solely to a personal, revocable, nonexclusive, non-transferable license to (i) access and view H5G and the content, and (ii) upload and store any Content for your non-commercial use (with the exception of any fiscal or monetary reward provided by H5G) and not for resale or distribution to anyone else.  You also agree that, with respect to any copy of the Content that you are permitted upload, download, store and/or record/print, you will reproduce and include all copyright and other proprietary notices included in such Content.

Unless otherwise provided in writing by H5G, no license provided herein authorizes you to copy, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, transmit, download, upload, post, sell, rent, license, transfer, publicly perform, publicly display, mirror, frame, scrape, extract, wrap, create derivative works of, reverse engineer, decompile or disassemble any aspect of H5G or any of the content, in whole or in part, in any form or by any means, whether manual or automatic.

ADDITIONAL USER RESTRICTIONS

In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply specifically to your use of Content on H5G.

  1. The Content on H5G, including without limitation, the games, text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos, interactive features and the like, and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained therein, are owned by or licensed to H5G or one of its business partners, subject to copyright and other intellectual property rights under the law.  Content on H5G is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use only and may not be downloaded, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever, unless provided for herein.  H5G reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to H5G and the Content.
  2. To the extent user comments are permitted, such comments are made available to you for your information and personal use solely as intended through the normal functionality of H5G. User comments are made available “as is”, and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, downloaded, or otherwise exploited in any manner not intended by the normal functionality of H5G or otherwise as prohibited herein.
  3. You may access H5G Content and other content only as permitted herein. H5G reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the H5G Content and the H5G website and application.
  4. You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than expressly permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of materials of third parties obtained through H5G for any commercial purposes.
  5. You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of H5G or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any Content or enforce limitations on use of H5G or the Content therein.
  6. You understand that when using H5G, you may be exposed to content from a variety of sources, and that H5G is not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such third party content. You further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to third party content that is inaccurate, offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against H5G with respect thereto, and agree to indemnify and hold H5G, its Owners/Operators, affiliates, and/or licensors, harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters arising from your use of the site.

SITE MONITORING

H5G may monitor or review any areas on H5G where users upload Content, transmit or post Content or communicate with each other, or the like.  However, H5G does not undertake to monitor or review every posting or communication, and H5G disclaims any liability related to the content of any such postings and communications, whether or not arising under the laws of copyright, trademarks, libel, privacy, obscenity, or otherwise.

While H5G may monitor the content of the communications from time to time, H5G does not endorse, support, sanction, encourage, verify, or necessarily agree with the comments, opinions, or statements posted.  Any information or material placed online are solely the views and responsibility of those posting such statements, and do not necessarily represent the views of H5G.  H5G, in its sole discretion, reserves all rights to discontinue this service generally or to any user at any time.

H5G may disclose any records, electronic communications, information, materials or other content of any kind (i) if H5G believes in good faith that the law or legal process requires it; (ii) if such disclosure is necessary or appropriate to operate H5G; or (iii) to protect our rights or property or the rights or property of our users and business partners.

PATENTS PENDING

H5G’s novel methodologies, technological improvements and overall business methods (collectively “Patentable Subject Matter”) are the subjects of pending patent application(s) in the United States and world-wide.

COPYRIGHTS

H5G and the Content contained and referenced therein are subject to copyrights owned by H5G, and is for your informational and entertainment purposes only.  Any reproduction, retransmission or other use is strictly prohibited, except as otherwise provided herein or in writing by H5G.  Requests for permission to reproduce any of the prohibited Content should be addressed by writing to High 5 Games, 1200 Macarthur Boulevard, Mahwah, New Jersey, 07430, USA.

TRADEMARKS

All trademarks, service marks, titles, domain names, logos, and company names (collectively ” Trademarks”) referred to on H5G are trademarks, registered trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, company names of or are otherwise the property of H5G or its affiliates or licensors.  In countries where any of the H5G trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos and company names are not registered, H5G claims other rights associated with unregistered trademarks, service marks, domain names, logos, and company names.  Other product or company names referred to on H5G may be trademarks of their respective owners.

H5G does not grant to you any rights under any of the Trademarks, and you agree that you may not use any of the Trademarks without permission from the owner of such Other Trademark.  With respect to the Other Trademarks owned by H5G, you may contact H5G by sending a letter to High 5 Games, 1200 Macarthur Boulevard, Mahwah, New Jersey, 07430, USA to request written permission to use the trademarks for purposes other than stated herein or for all other questions relating to H5G.

OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

All right, title and interest in and to the Content, including without limitation the graphical display and arrangement of H5G and the Content, and all intellectual property rights embodied therein, are the property of H5G or its licensors, suppliers or affiliates.

Without limiting the foregoing, with respect to the databases (“Databases”) used to store the Content, you agree and acknowledge that:

  1. the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein shall remain valuable intellectual property owned by, or licensed to H5G, and that no proprietary rights are being transferred to you in such materials or in any of the Content contained therein;
  2. You shall not, directly or indirectly, use any of the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein for any purposes other than your personal, non-commercial use;
  3. You shall not, directly or indirectly, use the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein to compete directly or indirectly with H5G;
  4. You shall not, directly or indirectly, use the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein to establish independent data files or otherwise amass statistical information thereof or therefrom;
  5. You shall not, directly or indirectly, use the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein in violation of any applicable laws or regulations,
  6. misappropriation or misuse of the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein will cause serious irreparable damage to H5G and that in such event money damages may not constitute sufficient compensation to H5G; consequently; and
  7.  in the event of any misappropriation or misuse, H5G shall have the right to obtain injunctive relief in addition to any other legal or financial remedies to which H5G may be entitled.

In addition, you acknowledge that the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein are protected by law, including, but not limited to, United States and international copyright law and trademark law, as well as other state, federal, and international laws and regulations, including contract law, and laws pertaining to privacy and publicity. 

NOTICE OF ENFORCEMENT

H5G vigorously enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law.  Accordingly, H5G may prosecute any unauthorized use or reproduction of any of the Content, Databases and any other information contained therein that violate the protection afforded by the United States and international copyright law and trademark law, and/or other state, federal, and international laws and regulations, including laws pertaining to contracts, and privacy and publicity.

DISCLAIMERS

H5G AND THE CONTENT MAY INCLUDE TECHNICAL INACCURACIES AND/OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS.  H5G MAY MAKE CHANGES OR IMPROVEMENTS AT ANY TIME WITHOUT NOTICE.  H5G AND THE CONTENT ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.  H5G DISCLAIMS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND ANY WARRANTIES CONCERNING THE AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, CURRENCY, QUALITY, PERFORMANCE OR SUITABILITY OF THIS SITE, THE CONTENT, OR ANY PRODUCTS, SERVICES OR RESULTS OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH H5G.

H5G DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THE AVAILABILITY OF THE SITE, THAT H5G AND YOUR USE OF H5G WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT H5G OR THE SERVER THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. H5G DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OF OR THE RESULT OF THE USE OF H5G AND/OR THE CONTENT IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, TIMELINESS, RELIABILITY, APPLICABILITY OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT H5G) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION.  THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES.  IN ADDITION TO THE FOREGOING, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF H5G AND THE CONTENT IS AT YOUR OWN RISK.

LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY

H5G WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY CAUSED BY YOUR USE OF H5G AND THE CONTENT, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY FAILURE OF PERFORMANCE, ERROR, OMISSION, INTERRUPTION, DEFECT, DELAY IN OPERATION OF TRANSMISSION, COMPUTER VIRUS, OR LINE FAILURE.  H5G WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR INJURY, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES  (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOST PROFITS AND DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM INCONVENIENCE, DELAY, OR LOSS OF USE) THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, THE INABILITY TO USE, OR RELIANCE UPON, H5G AND THE CONTENT OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH H5G, EVEN IF THERE IS NEGLIGENCE BY H5G OR BY AN AUTHORIZED H5G REPRESENTATIVE, OR AN AUTHORIZED H5G REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES, OR ANY OF THE ABOVE. THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU TO THE EXTENT THAT APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR SUCH DAMAGES.  H5G’S TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR LOSSES, DAMAGES AND CAUSES OF ACTION WILL NOT BE GREATER THAN THE AMOUNT YOU PAID TO H5G, IF ANY, TO ACCESS H5G.

INDEMNITY

YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY, DEFEND AND HOLD HARMLESS H5G, H5G’S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, CONTENT PROVIDERS, CUSTOMERS AND SUPPLIERS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, PROCEEDINGS, DAMAGES, INJURIES, LIABILITIES, LOSSES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES AND LITIGATION EXPENSES), RELATING TO OR ARISING FROM:

  1. YOUR USE OF H5G AND ANY OF THE CONTENT, OR ANY PRODUCTS OR SERVICES OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH H5G;
  2. ANY ARRANGEMENTS YOU MAKE BASED ON THE CONTENT OBTAINED ON OR THROUGH H5G;
  3. ANY BREACH BY YOU OF THE TERMS CONTAINED HEREIN; AND
  4. ANY ACTIVITY RELATED TO YOUR H5G ACCOUNT (INCLUDING INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ WORLDWIDE INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS OR NEGLIGENT OR WRONGFUL CONDUCT) BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON ACCESSING THE SITE USING YOUR H5G ACCOUNT.

RELEASE FOR FORCE MAJEURE

You absolve and release H5G and our affiliates from any claim of harm resulting from any cause(s) over which we or they do not have direct control, including, but not limited to, failure of electronic or mechanical equipment or communication lines, telephone or other interconnect problems, computer viruses or other damaging code or data, unauthorized access, theft, operator errors, severe weather, earthquakes, natural disasters, strikes or other labor problems, wars, or governmental restrictions.

TERM AND TERMINATION

H5G reserves the right, at any time and for any reason, without notice to you, (i) to deny you access to H5G and any of the Content; or (ii) to change, remove or discontinue any of the Content or services available on or through H5G.

NOTICES

Any legal notice, other document or communication required or permitted hereunder to H5G will be deemed to have been duly given only if in writing and delivered by certified U.S. mail, return receipt requested, postage prepaid, to High 5 Games, 1200 Macarthur Boulevard, Mahwah, New Jersey, 07430, USA.

Notices to H5G shall be deemed delivered when actually received by H5G or its authorized representatives.

Any notice or other document or communication required or permitted hereunder to you will be sent to the e-mail address that you provide to H5G when you register.  Such notice will be deemed received by you the next business day after the e-mail is sent.

Should you elect to send or receive e-mail communications of any kind to or from H5G, you represent and warrant to H5G that your e-mail service has appropriate and adequate security systems necessary to prevent unauthorized access to outbound or inbound e-mail transmissions.

JURISDICTION / COMPLIANCE WITH LAWS

Except as described otherwise, H5G is controlled and operated from within the United States of America and makes no representation that the Content are appropriate or available for use in other locations.  If you use H5G from other locations, you are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws including, without limitation, all export laws.  Some of the Content may be subject to export controls imposed by the United States and may not be downloaded or otherwise exported or reexported: (a) into (or to a national or resident of) any country to which the U.S. has placed an embargo, including without limitation, Cuba, Iran, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Syria, or Yugoslavia; (b) to anyone in the US Treasury Department’s Specially Designated national list, or (c) to anyone on the US Commerce Department’s Table of Denial Orders.  If you download or use the Content you represent and warrant that you are not located in, or under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.

Access, browsing and use of H5G, the Content and the terms and conditions of the User Agreement are governed by U.S. federal law and/or the laws of the State of New Jersey, excluding any conflict of laws provisions that would refer to and apply the substantive laws of another jurisdiction.

SUBJECT TO THE MANDATORY ARBITRATION PROVISION BELOW, ANY LEGAL ACTION OR PROCEEDING RELATING TO YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THE SITE SHALL BE INSTITUTED ONLY IN A STATE OR FEDERAL COURT LOCATED IN THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, U.S.A., YOU AND H5G AGREE TO SUBMIT TO THE JURISDICTION OF, AND AGREE THAT VENUE IS PROPER IN, THESE COURTS IN ANY SUCH LEGAL ACTION OR PROCEEDING.

ARBITRATION

Any controversy or dispute between you and H5G (the “parties”) concerning H5G or the Content shall be submitted to final and binding arbitration as the sole and exclusive remedy for such controversy or dispute.  Any claim shall be made by filing a demand for arbitration within one (1) year following the occurrence first giving rise to the claim. The right and duty of the parties to resolve disputes by arbitration shall be governed exclusively by the Federal Arbitration Act, and arbitration shall take place according to the Commercial Rules of the American Arbitration Association.  The arbitration will be held in New Jersey.  Each of the parties shall bear all of its own costs of arbitration, except that the fees of the arbitrator shall be divided equally between the parties.  The arbitrator shall have no authority to amend or modify the terms of this Agreement or to award punitive or exemplary damages, and the award may be enforced by judgment.  Before, during, or after arbitration each party shall have the right, without awaiting the outcome of the arbitration, to seek interim injunctive relief from an appropriate court including but not limited to temporary restraining orders or preliminary injunctions. Seeking any such remedies shall not be deemed a waiver of either party’s right to compel arbitration.

WAIVER

No delay or omission by H5G to exercise any right occurring upon any noncompliance on your part with respect to any of the terms and conditions contained herein will impair any such right or power or be construed to be a waiver thereof.  Any waiver by H5G of any of the covenants, conditions or agreements to be performed by you will not be construed to be a waiver of any succeeding breach thereof or of any covenant, condition or agreement herein contained.

SEVERABILITY

If any of the terms and conditions contained herein are adjudged invalid or unenforceable by a court of competent jurisdiction, the remaining portions will remain valid, enforceable, and in effect.

INDEPENDENT CONTRACTOR

H5G is an independent contractor; nothing in this Agreement shall be construed to create a partnership, joint venture, or agency relationship between you and H5G.

CONTINUED USE DEEMED ACCEPTANCE

H5G reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, alter, amend or otherwise modify these Terms of Use and Legal Notices from time to time.  After any such modification becomes effective, H5G will deem your continued use of H5G or any of the Content to constitute your acceptance of and agreement to such modification.  You agree it is your duty to read these Terms of Use and Legal Notices prior to using, accessing or browsing the H5G website.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT

This constitutes the entire agreement between you and H5G with respect to your use of H5G and the Content, and supersedes any and all prior understandings or agreements between you and H5G, whether written or oral.  You acknowledge that, in providing you access to and use of H5G and the Content, H5G has relied on your acceptance of this agreement.