The terms in short...
- All purchases (See 'Increase') are subject to the facebook terms
- If you cheat, your account will be suspended without prior notice.
- Multiple accounts will be suspended without prior notice.
- If you slander, threat, bully or harass other players, you will be suspended.
- If you are banned by facebook, we hold no responsibility or liability in regards to this matter..
- We reserve the full right to take down Shipping Manager for as long as needed.
- Your participation in this game doesn't include a warranty.
- Shipping Manager will be offline for maintenance every Monday, Wednesday and Friday from approximately 0700-0800 hrs (possibly longer). You will not be able to access the game during this time.
- Proper board etiquette when posting or replying on the boards is expected at all times.
- Shipping Manager doesn't guarantee anything to you.
Terms Of Service
This agreement is made and entered between the facebook application, Shipping Manager (hereafter referred to as "SM") and the facebook user, who wishes to use it as an independent facebook application. This agreement automatically applies as long as you, the facebook user use SM.
In consideration of the foregoing premises and the mutual covenants hereinafter set forth, the parties hereto agree as follows:
1. Service Description
SM is an online entertainment game based on the facebook developer platform. Its main purpose is simulate a shipping company management system and let users compete against each other. While this service is free, certain bonuses can be obtained for a small fee (see condition #4). However a fee is not necessary in order to play SM in normal conditions.
The use of the facebook application and this Agreement constitute a binding contract between SM and the facebook user and does not extend to any other person or entity. The facebook user may lend to third parties access to this facebook application but is responsible for third party activities and content, and is bound by the terms under this Agreement.
With respect to the service to be provided herein, the facebook user acknowledges that SM makes absolutely no warranties whatsoever expressed or implied. As a result, the facebook user agrees that SM shall not be liable to the facebook user for any claims or damages which may be suffered by the SM, including, but not limited to, losses or damages resulting from the loss of data as the result of delays, non-deliveries, or service interruptions.
SM offer specific services for a small fee. However these paid services are completely optional and in case the facebook user chooses not to obtain any of them, their experience with SM will not be affected. The facebook user is held responsible in using these services and SM doesn't take responsibility of any loss the facebook user might have caused in their own risk. All purchases made are final, non-refundable and non-transferable and even if SM discontinues providing the service. If an error occurs during purchase, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org, and we will make sure that you receive the amount paid.
5. Denial of Service - Server Uptime
SM reserves the full right to disable parts of the service or close it completely at any time, for as much time is needed and without prior warning due to maintenance, server adjustment or server transfer. SM doesn't take responsibility for any data loss or damages caused before, during and after these times. SM reserves the right to suspend any facebook user from having access to the service and for any reason.
Warnings will be issued if these terms are violated.
Suspensions may last from 10 hours, to a permanent suspension from SM.
The utilization of any data or information received by the facebook user from the utilization of the service to be provided by SM is at the facebook's user sole and absolute risk. SM specifically disclaims and denies any responsibility for the completeness, accuracy or quality of information obtained through the services to be provided hereby.
7. Content Restrictions
Pornography and sex-related content, Swearing, Threats, Bullying, Racism, Sexism and Bigotry on the boards are prohibited on SM service. SM will be the sole arbiter in determining violations of this provision. If pornography is found on our service, the offending account will be deleted immediately without warning.
8. Changes in Terms of Service
SM reserves the right to make changes to the terms and conditions of this Agreement at any time. SM will communicate changes to this Agreement to the user within thirty (30) days of change, advising of the change and the effective date thereof. Utilization of the service by the facebook user following the effective date of such change shall constitute acceptance by the Customer of such change(s).
By using automated scripts, or similar to perform tasks on SM, you automatically disagree with our TOS. We use many resources to identify users who are either cheating or using automation.
Users who use these will be suspended and cannot be unsuspended again
10. Contact & support
By contacting SM via the support link, you should be aware that we very rarely have the opportunity to respond. So we ask you to browse through our FAQ section, and the boards before sending us a mail.
If you choose anyway to contact SM we ask that you please elaborate your mail as much as possible. Write the mail as if you do not expect to get a response on it. That way you'll help us best possible. If urgent please contact one of the moderators by ingame email with full and complete details of your situation or use email@example.com.
11. Entire Agreement & Understanding
This instrument and SM constitute the entire agreement between the parties, and represent the complete and entire understanding of the parties with respect to the subject matter of this Agreement.
Shipping Manager is created and operated by Xombat Development, Copenhagen Denmark.
Inquiries not mentioned above should be directed to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note that how-to-play related questions will not be answered. Use the board or FAQ instead