Villepolis Ltd.
Company Number:
Registered in:
Registered Office:




Email:
08594984
ENGLAND
2ND FLOOR,
40 TOOTING HIGH STREET,
TOOTING BROADWAY,
LONDON, SW17 0RG,
ENGLAND
office@villepolis.com

Regulation On Terms And Conditions Of Villepolis’ Services


To protect your own interests please read this Regulation (the “Regulation”) carefully before you decide to use our offer of games and related services. If you are uncertain as to your rights under the Regulation or you want any explanation about its provisions please write, telephone or email our company at the above address and telephone number BEFORE you start to use our offer.

The terms and conditions of this Regulation govern the relationship between you and Villepolis regarding your use of Villepolis games and related services, which include applications for mobile devices and branded websites (the "Service"). Your agreement to comply with and be bound by terms and conditions included in this Regulation is deemed to occur upon your first use of this website or accessing a game. If you do not agree to be bound by terms and conditions included in this Regulation, you should stop using the website immediately.

DEFINITIONS AND INTERPRETATION


In this Agreement the following terms shall have the following meanings:

“Account” means collectively the personal information, Payment Information and credentials used by Users to access Paid Content and/or any communications system on the Villepolis website;

“Content” means any text, graphics, images, audio, video, software, data compilations and any other form of information capable of being stored in a computer that appears on or forms part of this website;

“VILLEPOLIS” means
Villepolis Ltd
Company Number: 08594984
Registered in: ENGLAND
Registered Office:
2ND FLOOR, 40 TOOTING HIGH STREET, TOOTING BROADWAY,
LONDON, SW17 0RG, ENGLAND

“Service” means collectively any online facilities, games, tools, services or information that Villepolis makes available through this website either now or in the future;

“Payment Information” means any details required for the purchase of Services from this website. This includes, but is not limited to, credit / debit card numbers, bank account numbers;

“Purchase Information” means collectively any orders, invoices, receipts or similar that may be in hard copy or electronic form;

“System” means any online communications infrastructure that Villepolis makes available through the website either now or in the future. This includes, but is not limited to, web-based email, message boards, live chat facilities and email links;

“User”/“Users” means any third party that accesses the website and is not employed by Villepolis and acting in the course of its employment;

“Website” means the website that you are currently using, i.e. www.villepolis.com.;

“Regulation” means this Regulation on terms and conditions of Villepolis’ services.

The Services (including without limitation any games, titles, computer code, themes, objects, characters, character names, stories, dialogue, catch phrases, concepts, artwork, animations, sounds, musical compositions, audio-visual effects, methods of operation, moral rights, documentation, in-game chat transcripts, character profile information) are copyrighted works owned by Villepolis. Villepolis reserves all rights, including without limitation, all intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights, in connection with the Services.

AGE RESTRICTIONS


Persons under the age of 13 should use this Website only with the supervision of an Adult. Payment Information must be provided by or with the permission of an Adult.

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


Subject to the exceptions in Clause "FAIR USE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY" of this Regulation, all Content included on the Website, unless uploaded by Users, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, icons, images, sound clips, video clips, data compilations, page layout, underlying code and software is the property of Villepolis or our affiliates. By continuing to use the Website you acknowledge that such material is protected by applicable United Kingdom and International intellectual property and other laws.

Subject to Clause "FAIR USE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY" of this Regulation you may not reproduce, copy, distribute, store or in any other fashion re-use material from the Website unless otherwise indicated on the Website or unless given express written permission to do so by Villepolis.

FAIR USE OF INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY


Material from the Website may be re-used without written permission where any of the exceptions detailed in Chapter III of the Copyright Designs and Patents Act 1988 apply.

USER CONTENT


User Content means any communications, images, sounds, and all the material, data, and information that you upload or transmit through a Villepolis’ game or the Service, or that other users upload or transmit, including without limitation any chat text. By transmitting or submitting any User Content while using the Service, you affirm, represent and warrant that such transmission or submission is accurate and not confidential; not in violation of any applicable laws, contractual restrictions or other third party rights, and that you have permission from any third party whose personal information or intellectual property is comprised in the User Content; free of viruses, adware, spyware, worms or other malicious code; and you acknowledge and agree that any of your personal information within such content will at all times be processed by Villepolis. You hereby grant Villepolis and its Affiliates a perpetual and irrevocable, worldwide, fully paid-up and royalty free, non-exclusive, unlimited license, including the right to sublicense and assign to third parties, and right to copy, reproduce, fix, adapt, modify, improve, translate, reformat, create derivative works from, manufacture, introduce into circulation, commercialize, publish, distribute, sell, license, sublicense, transfer, rent, lease, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, or provide access to electronically, broadcast, communicate to the public by telecommunication, display, perform, enter into computer memory, and use and practice, in any way now known or in the future discovered, your User Content as well as all modified and derivative works thereof in connection with our provision of the Service, including marketing and promotions thereof. To the extent permitted by applicable laws, you hereby waive any moral rights you may have in any User Content. The license you grant Villepolis to use user posted content ends when you delete your User Content or you close your Account unless your User Content has been shared with others, and they have not deleted it. However, you understand and accept that removed content may persist in back-up copies for a reasonable period of time. You are entirely responsible for all User Content you post or otherwise transmit via the Service. Villepolis assumes no responsibility for the conduct of any user submitting any User Content, and assumes no responsibility for monitoring the Service for inappropriate or illegal content or conduct. Villepolis has no obligation to monitor User Content. If Villepolis choose at any time, in its sole discretion, to monitor the Service, it has the right, in its sole discretion, to edit, refuse to post, or remove any User Content.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES


This Website may contain links to other sites. Unless expressly stated, these sites are not under the control of Villepolis or of its affiliates. We assume no responsibility for the content of such websites and disclaim liability for any and all forms of loss or damage arising out of the use of them. The inclusion of a link to another site on this Website does not imply any endorsement of the sites themselves or of those in control of them.

LINKS TO THIS WEBSITE


Those wishing to place a link to this Website on other sites may do so only after obtaining the express, written permission of Villepolis. To find out more please contact us by e-mail at: office@villepolis.com

USE OF COMMUNICATIONS FACILITIES


The Services may include various forums, blogs and chat features where you can post User Content, including your observations and comments on designated topics. Villepolis cannot guarantee that other members will not use the ideas and information that you share. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don’t want others to use, do not post it on the Service. Villepolis shall have no responsibility to evaluate, use or compensate you for any ideas or information you may choose to submit.

When using the Website you should do so in accordance with the following rules:

  1. must not use obscene or vulgar language;
  2. You must not submit Content that is unlawful or otherwise objectionable. This includes, but is not limited to, Content that is abusive, threatening, harassing, defamatory, ageist, sexist or racist;
  3. You must not submit Content that is intended to promote or incite violence;
  4. It is advised that submissions are made using the English language as we may be unable to respond to enquiries submitted in any other languages;
  5. The means by which you identify yourself must not violate these Terms and Conditions or any applicable laws;
  6. You must not impersonate other people, particularly employees and representatives of Villepolis or its affiliates;
  7. You must not use our System for unauthorised mass-communication such as “spam” or “junk mail”.

You acknowledge that Villepolis reserves the right to:

  1. monitor any and all communications made to us or using our System;
  2. retain copies of any and all communications made to us or using our System;
  3. modify in any way any information you send to us through our System or post on the forums/chats Any restrictions you may wish to place upon our use of such information must be communicated to us in advance and we reserve the right to reject such terms and associated information.

ACCOUNTS


In order to procure Services on this Website and to use the forums/chats facilities you are required to create an Account which will contain certain personal details and Payment Information which may vary based upon your use of this Website as we may not require payment information until you wish to use Villepolis’ payable Services. By continuing to use this Website you represent and warrant that:

  1. all information you submit is accurate and truthful;
  2. you have permission to submit Payment Information where permission may be required; and
  3. you will keep this information accurate and up-to-date.

Your creation of an Account is further affirmation of your representation and warranty:

  1. is recommended that you do not share your Account details, particularly your username and password. Villepolis accepts no liability for any losses or damages incurred as a result of your Account details being shared by you. If you use a shared computer, it is recommended that you do not save your Account details in your internet browser;
  2. If you have reason to believe that your Account details have been obtained by another person without your consent, you should contact Villepolis immediately to suspend your Account and cancel any unauthorised payments that may be pending;
  3. You shall monitor your Account to restrict use by minors, and you will deny access to children under the age of 13 . You accept full responsibility for any unauthorized use of the Service by minors in connection with your Account. You are responsible for any use of your credit card or other payment instrument (e.g. PayPal and Facebook Credits) by minors;
  4. You shall not have more than one Account, per platform or SNS, at any given time, and shall not create an account using a false identity or information, or on behalf of someone other than yourself;
  5. You shall not sublicense, rent, lease, sell, trade, gift, bequeath or otherwise transfer your Account or any virtual items associated with your Account to anyone without previous Villepolis’ written permission.

TERMINATION AND CANCELLATION


  1. Either Villepolis or you may terminate your Account. If Villepolis terminates your Account, you will be notified by e-mail and an explanation for the termination will be provided. Notwithstanding the foregoing, we reserve the right to terminate without giving reasons.
  2. If payments for any Services are cancelled for any reason prior to commencement of Services provision you will be refunded any monies paid in relation to those payable Services.
  3. If you terminate your Account any non-completed payments will be cancelled and you will be refunded any monies paid in relation to those payable Services, using of which have been cancelled because of Account’s termination.

SERVICES, PRICING AND PAYMENTS


Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that all descriptions of Services available from Villepolis correspond to the actual Services, Villepolis is not responsible for any variations from these descriptions.

You agree to pay all fees and applicable taxes incurred by you or anyone using an Account registered to you. All pricing information on the Website is correct at the time of going online. Villepolis reserves the right to change prices and alter or remove any special offers from time to time and as necessary. All pricing information is reviewed and updated on the need to have basis.

All prices on the Web Site are exclusive of value added tax (VAT). The total Service price including VAT will be shown before you confirm pay transfer.

We take all reasonable efforts to maintain that the prices are correct on our Website, however we reserve to void the transaction and fully refund your money, if the price error is material.

USING THE SERVICES


Subject to your agreement and continuing compliance with this Regulation and any other relevant Villepolis policies, Villepolis grants you a non-exclusive, non-transferable, revocable limited license, subject to the limitations indicated below, to access and use the Service using a Villepolis supported web browser (such as Mozilla Firefox or Microsoft Internet Explorer) or mobile device solely for your own non-commercial entertainment purposes. You agree not to use the Service for any other purpose.

You agree that you will not, under any circumstances:

  1. in any act that Villepolis deems to be in conflict with the spirit or intent of the Service, including but not limited to circumventing or manipulating this Regulation, game rules, game mechanics or policies;
  2. Make improper use of Villepolis’ support services, including by submitting false abuse reports or using profane and abusive language in your communications with our support personnel;
  3. Use the Service, intentionally or unintentionally, in connection with any violation of any applicable law or regulation, or do anything that promotes the violation of any applicable law or regulation;
  4. Use cheats, exploits, automation software, bots, hacks, mods or any unauthorized third party software designed to modify or interfere with the Service or any Villepolis game experience;
  5. Use the Service in order to design or assist in the design of cheats, automation software, bots, hacks, mods or any other unauthorized third party software designed to modify or interfere with the Service or any Villepolis game experience;
  6. Without Villepolis’ express written consent, modify or cause to be modified any files that are a part of the Service;
  7. Disrupt, overburden, or aid or assist in the disruption or overburdening of any computer or server used to offer or support the Service or any Villepolis game environment or the enjoyment of the Service or any Villepolis game by any other person;
  8. Institute, assist or become involved in any type of attack, including without limitation distribution of a virus, denial of service attacks upon the Service, or other attempts to disrupt the Service or any other person’s use or enjoyment of the Service;
  9. Attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Service, Accounts registered to others or to the computers, Servers, or networks connected to the Service by any means other than the user interface provided by Villepolis, including but not limited to, by circumventing or modifying, attempting to circumvent or modify, or encouraging or assisting any other person to circumvent or modify, any security, technology, device, or software that is part of the Service;
  10. Post any information that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory, libelous, or racially, sexually, religiously, or otherwise objectionable or offensive;
  11. Post any information that contains nudity, excessive violence, or offensive subject matter or that contains a link to such content;
  12. Attempt to, or harass, abuse, or harm, or advocate or incite harassment, abuse or harm of another person, group, including Villepolis employees, including Villepolis’ customer service representatives;
  13. Make available through the Service any material or information that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, right of privacy, right of publicity, or other right of any person or entity or impersonates any other person, including without limitation a Villepolis employee;
  14. Without Villepolis’ express written consent, use the Service or any part thereof for any commercial purpose, including but not limited to communicating or facilitating any commercial advertisement or solicitation;
  15. Use the Service or any part thereof for performing in-game services, such as power-leveling and item collection services, in exchange for payment outside the Service;
  16. Interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper functioning of the Service or connect to or use the Service in any way not expressly permitted by this Regulation;
  17. Use any unauthorized third party software that accesses, intercepts, "mines", or otherwise collects information from or through the Service or that is in transit from or to the Service, including, without limitation, any software that reads areas of RAM or streams of network traffic used by the Service to store information about Villepolis’ game characters, elements, or environment. Villepolis may, at its sole and absolute discretion, allow the use of certain third party user interfaces;
  18. Intercept, examine or otherwise observe any proprietary communications protocol used by a client, a Server, or the Service, whether through the use of a network analyzer, packet sniffer or other device;
  19. Make any automated use of the system, or take any action that imposes or may impose (in our sole discretion) an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure;
  20. Bypass any robot exclusion headers or other measures Villepolis employ to restrict access to the service or use any software, technology, or device to send content or messages, scrape, spider, or crawl the Service, or harvest or manipulate data;
  21. Use, facilitate, create, or maintain any unauthorized connection to the Service, including without limitation any connection to any unauthorized server that emulates, or attempts to emulate any part of the Service; or any connection using programs, tools, or software not expressly approved by Villepolis;
  22. Except where permitted by law or relevant open source licenses, reverse engineer, decompile, disassemble, decipher or otherwise attempt to derive the source code for any underlying software or other intellectual property used to provide the Service, or to obtain any information from the Service using any method not expressly permitted by Villepolis;
  23. Copy, modify or distribute rights or content from any Villepolis’ site or game, or Villepolis’ copyrights or trademarks or use any method to copy or distribute the content of the Service except as specifically allowed in these Terms of Service;
  24. Solicit or attempt to solicit personal information from other users of the Service;
  25. Collect, harvest or post anyone’s private information, including personally identifiable information (whether in text, image or video form), identification documents, or financial information through the Service;
  26. Upload or transmit or attempt to upload or transmit, without Villepolis’ express permission, any material that acts as a passive or active information collection or transmission mechanism, including, without limitation, clear graphics interchange formats web bugs, cookies or other similar devices (sometimes referred to as "spyware," "passive collection mechanisms" or "pcms").

You must provide all equipment and software necessary to connect to the Service, including, but not limited to, a mobile device that is suitable to connect with and use the Service, in cases where the Service offers a mobile component.

You are responsible for any fees, including internet connection or mobile fees that you incur when accessing the Service. Provision of payable Services shall commence when full payment has been received.

PRIVACY


Use of this Website is also governed by Villepolis’ Privacy Policy. Please refer to our Privacy Statement for more detailed information.

Villepolis uses cookies to track your behaviour on this Website to assist us in tailoring your visit. Data will only be released to third parties (e.g. the police) on request where there is a legal requirement for us to do so. By continuing using this website you agree to our Cookies Policy.

CHANGES TO THE SERVICE AND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS


Villepolis reserves the right, at its discretion, to change and modify the Website, its Content or this Regulation at any time. You will be bound by any changes to this Regulation from the first time you use the Website following the changes. You may also be given additional notice, such as an e-mail message or messaging within the Service, of any changes. You will be deemed to have accepted such changes by continuing to use the Service. Except as otherwise stated, all amended terms shall automatically be effective 7 days after they are initially posted on this Website.

If Villepolis is required to make any changes to this Regulation by law, these changes will apply automatically to any orders currently pending in addition to any orders placed by you in the future.

If at any point you do not agree to any portion of the then-current version of this regulation, Privacy Policy or any other Villepolis’ policy, rules or codes of conduct relating to your use of the Service, your license to use the Service shall immediately terminate and you must immediately stop using the Service.

AVAILABILITY OF THE WEBSITE


The Service is provided “as is” and on an “as available” basis. Villepolis gives no warranty that the Service will be free of defects and/or faults. To the maximum extent permitted by law we provide no warranties (express or implied) of fitness for a particular purpose, accuracy of information, compatibility and satisfactory quality.

Villepolis accepts no liability for any disruption or non-availability of the Website resulting from external causes including, but not limited to, equipment failure, host equipment failure, communications network failure, power failure, natural events, acts of war or legal restrictions and censorship.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY


To the maximum extent permitted by law, Villepolis accepts no liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage, foreseeable or otherwise, including any indirect, consequential, special or exemplary damages arising from the use of the Website or any information contained therein. Users should be aware that they use the Website and its Content at their own risk.

Nothing in this Regulation excludes or restricts Villepolis’ liability for death or personal injury resulting from any negligence or fraud on the part of Villepolis.

Nothing in this Regulation excludes or restricts Villepolis’ liability for any direct or indirect loss or damage arising out of the incorrect provision of Services or out of reliance on incorrect information included on the Website.

Whilst every effort has been made to ensure that this Regulation adheres strictly with the relevant provisions of the Unfair Contract Terms Act 1977, in the event that any of these terms are found to be unlawful, invalid or otherwise unenforceable, that term is to be deemed severed from this Regulation and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of the remaining Regulation. This term shall apply only within jurisdictions where a particular term is illegal.

NO WAIVER


In the event that any party to this Regulation fails to exercise any right or remedy contained herein, this shall not be construed as a waiver of that right or remedy.

COMMUNICATIONS


All notices/communications shall be given to Villepolis either by email to: office@villepolis.com. Such notice will be deemed received the day of sending if the e-mail is received in full on a business Villepolis day and on the next business Villepolis day if the e-mail is sent on a weekend or public holiday.

Villepolis may from time to time send you information about its services. If you do not wish to receive such information, please click on the ’Unsubscribe’ link in any email which you receive from Villepolis.

LAW AND JURISDICTION


This Regulation and the relationship between you and Villepolis shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the Law of England and Wales and Villepolis and you agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts of England and Wales.

SUPPLEMENTAL POLICIES


Villepolis may publish additional policies related to specific services such as applications for mobile devices, forums, contests or loyalty programs. Your right to use such services is subject to those specific policies and this Regulation.

FORCE MAJEURE


Villepolis shall not be liable for any delay or failure to perform resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of Villepolis, including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond Villepolis’ control such as acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargoes, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, accidents, network infrastructure failures, strikes, or shortages of transportation facilities, fuel, energy, labor or materials.

ENTIRE AGREEMENT


This Regulation, any supplemental policies and any documents expressly incorporated by reference herein (including Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy), contain the entire understanding of you and Villepolis, and supersede all prior understandings of the parties hereto relating to the subject matter hereof, whether electronic, oral or written, or whether established by custom, practice, policy or precedent, between you and Villepolis with respect to the Services.