TERMS AND CONDITIONS
For participation, you must be at least 18 years of age or the age at which gambling is legal under any law that applies to you. You are responsible to determine the law that applies in your applicable jurisdiction. We make no warranty or representation, express or implied, as to the lawfulness of your participating in any of our poker games, ring games and or tournaments. We do not represent that the games played here on this site are legal for participation by you in your jurisdiction. This determination is solely your responsibility. Playing of our site and our games in jurisdictions where the playing of card games is prohibited and or sweepstakes participation is prohibited is not acceptable by our company. This site is not a solicitation or an offer, by us, to invite you to participate in these games when you reside in a state or jurisdiction where such activities are prohibited and or restricted. We reserve the right, at our sole discretion, to refuse participation to any participant that may reside in a jurisdiction that prohibits such events and or activity.
We may update the site from time to time, and change the content at any time. It is possible that part of this site may be out of date at any time and we are under no obligation to up- date it.
We do not guarantee the website and any content thereof to be free from errors and or omissions, whether typographical, technical or errors of any kind. In the event of errors, the official rules of this site will govern, control and prevail.
We also do not guarantee that the website and or its content will always be available or be un-interrupted. This site may be unavailable from time to time due to maintenance and or malfunction of the equipment or from other reasons. WhoopAss Poker assumes no responsibility for any delays, errors, interruptions, defects, deletions and or omissions as a result of any failure related to communication line failure and or unauthorized access to. Whoop Ass Poker is not responsible for hosting service failures, computer or mobile phone equipment failure, software failure, traffic congestion on the internet or any other technical failure that might occur whether with the internet or any service provider.
The site materials, and the software, are provided “as is” with faults and “as available“ without warrants and without limitation and or implied warranties. . WhoopAss Poker does not guarantee that the availability and the software will be uninterrupted or error free and that errors will be corrected or that the software will be free of viruses or harm full content. We may suspend, with draw, discontinue or change all or any part of the website without notice. We will not be liable to you if for any reason the website is unavailable at any time or for any period.
And to the extent applicable by law, we exclude all conditions, warranties, representations and or other terms which may apply to the website and its content whether express or implied. We are not responsible for any loss and or damage due to virus or other harm full technological material that may affect your computer that may result as a condition of your using this website.
We have the right to disable any user identification code or password at any time if in our opinion you have failed to comply with any of the provisions of these terms of service.
We are the owner of the license of all of the intellectual property rights in the website, and the material published on it. These materials are protected by trade mark and copyright laws and treaties round the world. All of these rights are reserved.
You must not copy, download, upload, modify, reproduce, transmit, delete, add to and or distribute in any way for any purpose the materials in this website. You must not use any part of the content of this site without receiving a licensee from us to do so.
USE OF PLAY:
WhoopAss Poker chips are for entertainment purpose only and are not redeemable or transferrable for any real-funds or prizes what so ever and cannot be used for any other purpose other than the playing of the casino games on the WhoopAss Poker Web Site. They are not redeemable from Whoopass Poker for any real world currency at any time.
Accounts may be opened in pounds sterling or US dollars. Once an account has been opened, the currency cannot subsequently be changed. All deposits and withdrawals shall be in these currencies.
All players will receive 10,000 in play money chips when they register and or open their account with the WhoopAss Poker web site. Additional chips may be purchased using real world currency. WhoopAss Poker may charge fees for chips and /or license to use the website. WhoopAss Poker may also distribute and or give to its players bonus chips at no charge at WhoopAss Poker’s sole discretion.
You agree that all WhoopAss Poker chips purchased on the website are considered “final” and that there will be no “refunds“ for any chips that you have purchased. You also agree that any chips that you may have purchased will all be forfeited if for any reason your account might be terminated by WhoopAss Poker for any reason and or if WhoopAss Poker decides to terminate and or discontinue the services provided on this site.
You agree that by purchasing chips on the WhoopAss Poker web site that you are being provided a temporary limited license that gives you no property interest in the virtual currency and or the virtual items.
You agree that WhoopAss Poker, at its sole discretion, has the right to manage, control, modify and or eliminate play money as it sees fit and that you agree that WhoopAss Poker will have no liability to you what so ever for exercising this right.
You agree that you have no ability to transfer chips between other players that might be account holders on the WhoopAss Poker site.
Chips purchased for play on the website and chips won by playing on the website are not eligible for use in the purchasing of merchandise in the WhoopAss Poker store or other areas of the website. These chips are only eligible for the playing of the games on the website. The purchasing of merchandise will be with the use of real world money only.
Our Employees may not open an account.
Only one account is permitted per customer. We reserve the right to close down any duplicate accounts and to cancel any transactions on duplicate Accounts.
As required by our anti-money laundering obligations we reserve the right to raise queries regarding the source of any funds placed on deposit and may, in our discretion, suspend or terminate any account where the response to such query/queries is not in our view satisfactory and/or may pass on such information as it deems necessary to any relevant authority.
Any monies deposited with us are protected in the event of our insolvency by virtue of such monies being held by our bank in designated client accounts separate from our own accounts, but may be mixed with the funds held for other customers and any monies which we may, at our discretion, deposit in those trust accounts as a protection for those customer funds against fluctuations. We hold customer funds separate from company funds in client accounts for the following restricted purposes: (a) participating in games and (b) discharging any fees, charges or other amounts that may be owed to us but no warranty is given that all funds will be repaid. No interest is payable on any accounts opened with us. We comply with the requirements of the Malta Gaming Authority (MGA) with regard to safeguarding our customers’ moneys and these are reported on a regular basis.
PLAY MONEY CHIPS:
Chips can be purchased via individual purchases by buying them directly from the posted chips for sale list on a daily or as needed basis. They may also be purchased via the monthly subscription agreement.
DESCRIPTION OF PLAY:
Poker room games: WhoopAss Poker, Texas Hold’em
Ring play is constantly available in the poker room. The amount of play money required to play each game will be posted for each game. Usually the higher the limit the game the better or more experienced the players are. The low limit games are usually the beginner players.
Table games: WhoopAss Poker Table Game
A player can select his/her limit of play selecting the amount of bet before each hand is dealt.
Each player is responsible for their Internet connection and their device (PC, tablet or smart phone, etc.) functionality.
If for any reason, player is disconnected due to player’s device and/or Internet connection fails either accidentally and/or intentionally in the middle of playing any of our games, our system will process the disconnection as a “Fold”.
Therefore, the player will lose their wager amount on their active hand(s) at the time of their Internet disconnection either accidentally and/or intentionally.
Whoopass Poker is not responsible if for any reason player’s device and/or Internet connection fails.
WhoopAss Poker and Texas Hold’em:
Limit tournaments and no limit tournaments are available.
In case of peer-to-peer events where you will be playing against other customers, please be aware that we cannot control certain actions of those customers, who may be for example undertaking fraudulent activities such as colluding with other third parties or using unfair external factors or influences and we will not be liable for any loss or damage which you may incur as a result of such third party collusion, fraud, cheating or otherwise illegal activity.
In real money games the House (WhoopAss Poker) earns its money by retaining a small proportion of the pot. The amount retained by the House depends on the number of players participating and the table stakes.
ACCOUNT SUSPENSION ETC:
You acknowledge that you will not cheat on this site, attempt to cheat or interrupt the operation of the site. If WhoopAss Poker , in its sole discretion, determines that you have engaged or attempted to engage in any form of cheating, used automated technology or unfairly altered your likelyhood of winning you will forfeit all, chips. WhoopAss Poker may at its own discretion institute legal proceedings against you, both civilly and or criminally.
You must obey all rules and guidelines set forth by the site and do accept the fact that all of these guidelines are binding upon you.
You agree that you will not duplicate, copy, sell or use the content of this site, in any way, for any commercial use.
You shall not register multiple accounts or use automated technology including but not limited to robots, scripts, macros, and or programs, ln play or engaging in team play on the WhoopAss Poker site. Any attempt to use any of the above described technologies will result in termination of your account, forfeiture of all chips and activate criminal action by WhoopAss Poker.
You agree that WhoopAss Poker is not responsible for any losses that you might incur as a result of playing on this site.
Any attempt to defraud WhoopAss Poker through the use of credit card fraud or any other type of payment will result in the automatic termination of your use of the site and the forfeiture of any chips you might have in your account.
a. we may cancel any bet you may have placed;
b. we shall not be obliged to pay any winnings which might otherwise have been payable in respect of any Bet you placed; and
c. we may refer the matter to the police, guardians or family members, or any other appropriate regulatory authority.
SELF EXCLUSION FOR PROBLEM GAMBLERS:
WhoopAss Poker provides a self-exclusion facility to help you if you feel that you have developed a gambling problem. For information on problem gambling generally, please login to your account, and click the menu button "Setting" and select "Account", then select the "Self Exclusion" options. http://whoopasspoker.info/user/account
At your request, we will as soon as is reasonably practicable endeavour to prevent you from using your Account indefinitely. To this end, we may retain such personal data as is necessary (and for as long as is necessary which may be indefinitely) to implement the facility as effectively as possible, including for example your name, address and credit/debit card details.
Our self-exclusion facility involves a joint commitment between us and you. We will take reasonable steps to prevent you re-opening your Account or opening a new Account but you must not attempt to re-open your Account or to try and open new Accounts. We shall not be liable if you circumvent our self-exclusion procedures and continue to use our services or if you continue to gamble with any third party.
To activate our self-exclusion facility, please contact customer services using the contact information on the bottom of this page.
Play Money withdrawal:
All WhoopAss Poker Play Money chips purchased on the website are considered “final” and there will be no “refunds“ for any Play Money chips that you have purchased.
Real Money withdrawal:
It is very important for WHOOPASSPOKER to know who their players are and for that reason, players who submit their first withdrawal request are asked to send documents proving their identity before the withdrawal request can be accepted. Documents can be sent to Customer Care on firstname.lastname@example.org. Accepted documents are scanned copies of I.D. card, passport, driver’s license and any recent utility bills showing the player’s address.
No withdrawal requests are processed until the uploaded documents are sent by the players, and are checked and approved by staff.
Withdrawals can only be made in the form of a WHOOPASSPOKER Company Check to payout to each Player. The staff who will be making the payment has to ensure that the bank account or method to be used belongs to the Player, in order to reduce the risk of money laundering. No cash withdrawals are allowed.
If Player withdrawal requests accumulated to €1,000, then a copy of the front and back of their registered credit card that was used for their deposit is required.
DORMANT ACCOUNTS AND CLOSURE OF ACCOUNTS:
Please contact us if you wish to close your Account.
We may close or suspend your Account if your Account remains inactive for a period of [12 consecutive] months or more. Inactive Accounts may incur a charge to compensate WhoopAss Poker for the costs incurred in maintaining such inactive accounts. WhoopAss Poker may at any time set off any amount on deposit in your Account against any amounts owed by you to WhoopAss Poker, including such charges.
No such charges will be set off from your account prior to our having made reasonable efforts to contact you in advance of the incurrence of such a charge. If you have any queries regarding inactive accounts, please contact us for further information.
Account holders who wish to recover funds held in a closed, locked or excluded account are advised to contact our customer services team.
We reserve the right at any time to request from you evidence of your age in order to ensure that you are not participating in an services provided by us underage. We further reserve the right to suspend or cancel your account and exclude you, temporarily or permanently, from participating if satisfactory proof of age is not provided or if we suspect that you are underage.
Your sole remedy in the event of termination of your Account by us for any reason shall be the re-imbursement of any undisputed Account balance you may then have and we shall have no further liability to you whatsoever.
NO REPRESENTATION, GUARANTEE OR WARRENTY:
No website or content associated therewith is free of harmful or malicious code. You understand that the company (WhoopAss Poker) , its website, affiliates nor any website content providers represent, guarantee or warrant that either the website or any content or any other files you may access at, in or through or down load from the website and any website linked to WhoopAss Poker website or an affiliate website will be free of virus, worms, Trojan horses or other code that may manifest contaminating or destructive properties (harm full codes). You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and check points to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output, protection of your computer(s) and for maintaining a means of reconstructing data that you might lose because of harmful code. The company, website affiliates nor website providers, do not assume any responsibility or risk associated with the possibility of damage to your computer(s) or any other devices through your use of the website or any content or other materials you may obtain in association therewith.
Your use of this website is at your own risk. You hereby agree that the use of all the materials, features, functions and all goods and services provided to you by the company, and the use of any and all content provided by website content providers and affiliates are provided to you on an “as is” basis, without warranties of any kind, including, without limitation, warranties regarding availability, accuracy, or content of materials, information, product or services or warranties of merchantability. The company does not warrant that any other materials available in, at, through or in association with, the website will be uninterrupted or error free, or that any discovered defects will be corrected. Under no circumstances or cause of action or legal authority, shall the company, website affiliates, website content providers be liable to you or any other person for any indirect, special, incidental, or consequential damages of any character including without limitation damages for loss of goodwill, work stoppage, computer failure or mal-function, or any and all other commercial damages resulting from any viruses, worms, Trojan horses or other destructive software or materials or communications by you or other users of the website or from any use of content or any use of the website whatsoever.
You also agree that as a material condition to your obtaining the license to use the website set forth herein , and to access content made available to you by website content providers and/or affiliates, you agree that any and all liability that might be attributed to the company, website content providers or website affiliates, or to any of their directors, officers, employees, independent contractors, advertisers, affiliates, suppliers, agents and attorneys, and their successors and assigns that directly or indirectly results from you use of the website and/or website content providers’ or affiliates content, including, without limitation, any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of records, whether for breach of contract, negligence or under any other cause or action, shall be strictly limited to the lesser amount of the average balance held in your account in the previous six months (or the term of the account if less than six months).
We and our service providers shall not be liable to you in contract, tort, breach of statutory duty or otherwise howsoever for loss of profits, loss of revenue, loss of business, loss of data, loss of opportunity, loss of reputation or for any indirect, special or consequential loss even if such losses are foreseeable or we have been notified of the possibility of their occurrence. You acknowledge and agree that it is the express intent of the parties hereto that the limitations of liability set forth in this paragraph and elsewhere in this agreement shall be construed to be as broad as is permissible under applicable law. However, nothing in these conditions shall exclude or limit our liability for death or personal injury arising from our negligence to the extent such liability cannot be excluded by law.