Terms are strictly enforced.
You agree not to question the way moderators exercise their discretion in moderating and enforcing forum rules and guidelines. If you have an issue with a moderator's action, you are to bring it to the attention of firstname.lastname@example.org.
You signed up for our game and are entering a private community. The rules set forth in this game and community are final. Violation of these rules or any other term of service can be grounds for immediate termination of your community access, game account and all privileges. Please respect all members in the community and remember that some members may be under 18 years of age. Any questions or concerns about actions inside the community, please report immediately to email@example.com.
Terms Of Service
HorseRaceGame.com's community is owned and operated by Horse Racing Simulation, LLC. This is a private community for members only. Membership is free. All members are required to abide by the Terms and Conditions of our community and also the terms and conditions of our Horse Racing Fantasy product associated with this community.
The information provided by our administrators, by our members, specifically volunteer members, employees, consultants or independent contractors is done so strictly for entertainment and educational purposes. Horse Racing Simulation nor any of its individual web properties have any direct relationship or association with any illegal or gambling entity. Horse Racing Simulation, through HorseRaceGame.com's community and through its core game product is providing information specifically for educational and entertainment purposes only. Horse racing Simulations LLC is not responsible for the actions of community and forum moderators. Their actions may or may not represent the views and onions of management.
Considering the real-time nature of this site, it is impossible for us to review messages or confirm the validity of information posted. Please remember that we at HorseRaceGame.com do not actively monitor the contents of this board at all times and are not responsible for any messages posted by any player or even forum moderator. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message. The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of this Discussion Board or any entity associated with this forum. Any user who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email. We have the ability to remove or modify any objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal or modification is necessary. This is a manual process, however, so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately.
You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use this game forums to post any material specifically against Horse Racing Simulation LLC or it's management and its game and community members which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise in violation of any law. Doing so may result in legal actions. You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this forum. You also agree to immediately report to the forum by email to firstname.lastname@example.org any information that can be considered harmful, harassing, hateful, vulgar, threatening, sexually oriented, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise in violation of any state or federal law.
Utilizing the game forums to post solicitations of products or services related or not related to our community will be considered a violation and such user will have his/her account immediately terminated. Users with multiple game account identifications are considered in violation of the rules and terms of service and will have all identifies terminated. In order to protect your privacy, we strongly urge all members of our community to not disclose any personal information to any individual for any reason. If you do so, you do so completely at your own risk. Our community is equipped with an internal communication system that allows users to interact in a safe manner.
This forum cannot review all messages posted and therefore is not responsible for the content of any of these messages. We also reserve the right to delete any message for any or no reason whatsoever. Members remain solely responsible for the content of their messages, and agree to indemnify and hold harmless HorseRaceGame.com its parent company, our discussion board and their agents/owners/affiliates and their (our)advertisers with respect to any claim based upon transmission of their message(s). These rules and conditions also apply to not only the forum, but to blogs, chats, user profiles, photo gallery, video gallery or any other internal user messaging system that is part of or associated with HorseRaceGame.com, its community, game and affiliated websites.
HorseRaceGame.com's community, including profiles, message boards, forums, blogs, photo gallery, etc., is designed for the enjoyment of the users to express their viewpoints, post testimonials, post their scores, give opinions, talk about our products, events, or any other information relating to horse racing and horse racing games. Therefore, all information disseminated is done so without any potential liability to the HorseRaceGame.com community operators, its owners, advertisers and affiliate sites. It's also important to know that any information disseminated by users should be considered for education and entertainment purposes only. All users and members of our community, as well as members of our games or other products agree to hold the authors as well as the publishers harmless when considering the accuracy and liability of such content. The publishers are held harmless for any and whatever claim deemed possible associated with the dissemination of information through this community and its affiliated web properties. (If we did not write it, we're not liable for it, and, if we did write it, it's just our opinion.)
State and federal laws may require us to reveal the identity of certain members violating state and federal laws. Let it be known that HorseRaceGame.com and its affiliated companies will abide by all state and federal laws and provide the information to any entity in accordance with state and federal laws, specifically for the purposes of information that is considered harmful to minors, acts of terrorism, criminal violations against our company or any individual belonging to our community or any other blatant violation. Our community is focused on providing a fun, safe and enjoyable environment.
All information posted by players, either through the forums, private messages or chat program, are maintained on our servers and, for any reason, may be reviewed at any time or, if required, turned over to any state or federal agency. No messaging through the forums, private messages or chats should be considered confidential by any player.
Do not use our forums for blatant, unapproved advertisements, pyramid schemes, chain letters, company slander or any other inappropriate marketing or solicitation process. Doing so can not only suspend or terminate your community membership, but also terminate game privileges and at the companies discretion start legal action against such persons . The company has the right at any time to take over any players account and community identity that they deem harmful to the company. Taking over such account(s) to repair any slander or deceptive comments left by such player to protect the integrity of the company and its managing members . Management also has the right to not only delete any deceptive or slanderous comments we have the right to modify them at any time.
HorseRaceGame.com's private community is specifically for HorseRaceGame.com members. In order to participate in the community, you must be a verified, registered user of Horse Racing Simulation core game product. This community is considered private and is only open to members. Membership is free and can be obtained by registering for our game, Horse Racing Fantasy. All members are invited to complete a profile describing their interests in horse racing and horse racing games. The information you disclose is your own free choice. We strongly suggest that members never reveal any confidential information in the community, in their profiles, or in any correspondence with other members.
We welcome your participation in our game and community. We ask you to invite friends and family (over the age of 13) into the game and community, as well. If you are not a community member, you will be required to sign up and register for Horse Racing Fantasy prior to community access. For our complete terms of service in relationship to the game, please see HorseRaceGame.com Terms of Service. Users registering for our Horse Racing Fantasy game will be required to agree to our privacy statement and our terms of service before being granted access to the community. To learn more about HorseRaceGame.com, please visit our main website, HorseRaceGame.com, and read through the various information tabs.
Below are some simple guidelines and rules. Please follow them for the benefit of all of our members. Violators will be shut out of the community and will have their game privileges revoked.
1. No profanity whatsoever. (Remember that our boards are open to users of various ages. We understand that at certain times, members express intense emotions. We suggest using the dictionary, not vulgarity. You'll appear smarter!
2. Spamming - Simply forbidden. Spam and you're gone.
3. Multiple postings of the same message (flooding.) Do not post the same message in multiple forums without prior permission. This could be considered spamming or solicitation. Specifically those messages that contain links or recommendations of products or services that are for sale. It's acceptable to discuss products and services, but multiple postings relating to those products/services acting as advertisements will fall under our spam policy.
4. "Flaming" the company or other members is strictly forbidden. It's okay to express your opinion, but express it in a civil manner.
5. Advertising - All communication outlets inside our community, including forums, galleries, blogs, etc., are for the benefit of our users to engage and interact through communications, specifically related to our game and horse racing in general. Promoting products or services will be considered spamming and all such violators will be removed from the community and game privileges revoked. Special Note to software vendors, authors, game companies or other services: Any company or person dealing in products or services for sale and promoting those products/services through our community, in any form, without written permission from the corporate management of Horse Racing Simulation LLC, will have all their account privileges terminated immediately. If you want to sell or market a product or service, please contact us through email@example.com. We have programs in place to help you reach our database in a suitable, non-disruptive manner.
6. You agree not to use our community to accuse anyone or our or any company/entity of fraud or use any other type of derogatory comment to embarrass, provoke or blatantly disparage. Leave your personal issues outside of our community.
7. Posting active links or URLs, both commercial and non-commercial including video or additional content, with the purpose of expanding on a comment, proving a point, providing additional education information or providing additional resources is allowed as long as it is done in a manner that is consistent with the particular forum and thread in which it appears. Again, multiple postings of links that promote products or services will be considered spam and the spam rules and regulations will apply.
8. Our community allows avatars. Avatars should be directly related to horse racing. Offensive avatars, politically-charged avatars, or any avatar we deem to be inappropriate will be immediately removed and the account terminated, including both community and game accounts. Keep your avatars focused on what we do. The community will appreciate it.
9. Stay on topic. When in a thread, it's important for all active users to stay focused on the topic of that thread. Information off-topic, specifically relating to the selling or marketing of products/services will be deemed a violation and the member will have his privileges revoked.
10. Private messaging system - This system allows users to communicate in a private manner. Respect the system and the people with whom you're communicating. Using the private messaging system to spam or solicit products/services is cause for immediate termination of your account, both in our community and game. Private messages are reviewed by management from time to time.
11. We encourage users to report abusive or spam private messages immediately. We encourage our users to report messages of vulgarity or of any sexual-explicit nature that could be deemed a violation of any state or federal law. We want to keep our community fun, exciting and focused. Help us protect our members and the integrity of what we do.
12. Questions and comments will be answered by forum administrators and may or may not reflect the opinions of the management of Horse Racing Simulation. Please remember that forum administrators are not paid employees. If you disagree with any actions by any administrator, please send your complaints to support@HorseRaceGame.com.
Please follow all of the rules provided above and remember that your actions affect the actions of others.
Horse Racing Simulation, LLC has created this privacy statement in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. We believe that strong electronic privacy is crucial for the ongoing success of the Internet as a service, commercial, and entertainment medium. The following discloses our information gathering and dissemination practices for our website HorseRaceGame.com, for our game Horse Racing Fantasy and our community.
Personal Information Collected
Our game and our web sites have links to our online store which uses an order form for customers to order products, services or subscribe to our subscription-based services associated with our game. As part of our registration process for our game, users will be asked to provide specific information including name, age, gender, email address and zip code. During any ordering process of products or services we collect information including your full name, mailing address, age, gender, email address and telephone number (Contact Information) and your account or credit card information (Financial Information). Our online store will charge your credit card or account for the products and services you order. We use your name, address and gender to verify billing information. We use your email address to notify you of program bug fixes, new product releases and new product offerings such as horse data files, tournament entry files or prebuilt race files or any other information related to the aspects of our game that you are either involved in or we feel you may enjoy. We use your telephone number as part of the credit card verification and/or to contact you in the event of a problem with your order. You may opt-out of future contact from us; see the choice/opt-out section below. Information obtained, whether through the registration of the game, community or for the purchasing of products or services, may be used to market additional products or services by and through our company. We do not share your information nor provide it to anyone. Users/members of our game or community or purchasers of our products/services will have the opportunity to unsubscribe from any third-party offers as part of our normal communications with our customer base, as well as unsubscribe or 'opt out' to any marketing offers.
Occasionally we may run an online survey, contest or game on our community web site, within which we ask visitors for the same Contact Information. If you communicate with us by email, post messages to any of our chat groups, bulletin boards or forums, or otherwise complete online forms, surveys, or contest entries, any information provided in such communication may be collected as Contact Information. We use this information to contact you when necessary and when new product offerings become available. You may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below. As part of your initial registration process for Horse Racing Fantasy, all of the above personal information is collected with the exception of credit card information, physical address and telephone number. Horse Racing Simulation may provide notification with offers and opportunities to subscribe to the service or other services offered by Horse Racing Simulation LLC. In addition, from time to time, through mail and/or email, Horse Racing Simulation may send you offers and opportunities from third parties whose business focus is related.
Finally, unregistered users may request information from us via email. In this case we only collect the email address of the requestor. Requestors may opt-out of receiving future mailings; see the choice/opt-out section below.
Our site has security measures in place to protect the loss, misuse and alteration of the information under our control. Any personal information you provide is encrypted prior to transmission. We utilize industry standard SSL encryption when accepting your credit card information during our online checkout process. In addition, we utilize the same encryption standard when transferring your credit card data to our internal fulfillment system. We do not store your credit card information in our systems, but VIP subscribers with recurring billing will have their information stored by our credit card processing company, First Data Corporation, one of the largest credit card processors in the world.
Confidentiality and Sharing of Information
We will keep your Contact Information and limited Financial Information we have private and will not share it with third parties, unless such disclosure is necessary to (a) comply with a court order or other legal process; (b) protect our rights or property. Your credit card information is not stored directly on the servers owned and operated by Horse Racing Simulation LLC. That information is passed directly to, in encrypted format, the credit card processing company. For recurring subscription payments, the minimum credit card information required by our processing company is stored in a secure encrypted format that is not accessible outside of our web server.
Our site allows visitors to request removal of their information from our database so as to not receive future communications. Contact us to request removal from all future communications. All such requests will be honored promptly. Users may opt out of all future offers from Horse race game by sending a email to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include your full name and registered email address.
Correct/Update of Information
Our site allows users to Contact us to specify changes to information previously provided.
Contacting the Web Site
If you have any questions about this privacy statement, the practices of this site and or our game, or your dealings with this Web site and or game , you can Contact us electronically or write to:
Horse Racing Simulation LLC
3230 E. Flamingo Road, Ste. 8-307
Las Vegas, NV 89121
Glossary of Terms
SSL Encryption - A method by which information transmitted across the Internet is scrambled to the point where it's virtually indecipherable by anyone who should intercept the data before it reaches its destination. Most all reputable online stores make use of SSL encryption to request credit card information and other sensitive data from their customers. Web pages where SSL encryption is activated are typically identified by a lock or key symbol displayed somewhere in your browser. Refer to your browser's documentation for the specific symbol and location. If an administrator learns that any user is under the age of 13, that user's account and game privileges will be immediately terminated.
Privacy for Teenagers Aged 13 to 18
Although the game and community is targeted at a general adult audience, we welcome the participation of younger users with their parents' consent. We strongly recommend that users under the age of eighteen refrain from using the community and community features at all, specifically when it involves disseminating or disclosing any information. Users between the ages of 13 and 18 should gain their parents' consent before participating in any community functions. Certain features and restrictions are not open to users under the age of 18. Our game and community are not to be used by individuals under the age of 13 .
Resource Area for the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act
EEffective April 21, 2000, the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act (COPPA) seeks to institute online safety measures that protect children aged 12 and under. HorseRaceGame.com, as a provider of an online community that are affected by this new law, is providing this resource page to assist its users with understanding this new law.
How to Comply with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Rule
Federal Trade Commission Privacy Initiatives Site
Online Privacy Alliance's Resources for Business
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