UGC League and it's operators provide this website with the intention of serving users interested in computer gaming and competions. This website is run as a service to that community, is staffed entirely by volunteers, is commited to free use and has no intention of creating profit from our services. We do accept donations to cover direct costs.

This page lists to Terms and Conditions of this website, including our Privacy Policy.
By using this site, you signify your assent to our privacy policy and practices, and to the terms and conditions of our Website. If you do not agree, please do not use this site.


Privacy Statement & Policy

We are committed to protecting your privacy. Authorized staff within the company on a need to know basis only use any information collected from individual users. We constantly review our systems and data to ensure the best possible service to our users.

Privacy Policy

WHAT DOES THIS PRIVACY POLICY COVER?
We have created this Privacy Policy in order to demonstrate our firm commitment to privacy. This Privacy Policy explains our practices with respect to the collection, use, and disclosure of personal and non-personal information provided by visitors to our Website.

Website Visitors Collected Information
When visitors access our Website, certain non-personal information may be temporarily collected from them including, but not limited to, their browser type, operating system, IP address, Country, and the domain name from which they accessed the site. In addition, we may temporarily collect information about visitors' browsing behavior, such as the date and time they visit the Website, the areas or pages of our Website that they visit, the number of times the visitor returns to the site, and some click-stream data. We do not track any information about visitors once they leave our site.

USE OF STEAM/BATTLENET ACCOUNT PROFILES?
Player Registration:
Many aspects of the UGC website and Forums require sign-in via a third party Steam/Battlenet account. The Steam/Battlenet Account Name, Steam/Battlenet ID and Steam/Battlenet Avatar of each user is retained on this website, and used to track your League Experience. At no time does UGC have access to or knowledge of your Steam/Battlenet account login credentials. User's League experience is public information, avalable to visitors on this website. Users who are signed into the UGC website via Steam/Battlenet can edit their UGC player profile to include or exclude links to their Facebook, Twitter, Twitch and other social media accounts.

For some users of our website we provide optional input of some personal data, that is voluntarily provided to us by completing our registration form(s) in conjunction with our forums and gaming competitions and other website services. That information may be permanently removed from our website by the user at any time.

USE OF EMAIL ADDRESSES?
Email restrictions:
Certian Users of our site opt to register on our website. Registered Team Owners are required to provide a working email connected to their website account. We will use that email to contact Team Owners about Website issues, UGC League information, Match Scheduling information and other League uses. Team Owners can opt in or opt out of some of these email types, on their Team Owner Profile Page. Active Team Owners will recieve some minimal information from the League via Email. Your Email address will never be shared will third parties or advertisers. We will not sell, share, or rent your personal information to any third party or use your e-mail address for unsolicited mail. Any emails sent by this Company will only be in connection with the provision of agreed services and products.


Confidentiality of Users

As noted above, this website makes some user experiences in our provided services visable to the public, which is collected related to a user's Steam and Battlenet accounts. Any other information we collect that is not publically viewable, is considered highly confidential and therefore will not be divulged to any third party, other than if legally required to do so to the appropriate authorities.

WHAT INFORMATION DO WE DISCLOSE TO THIRD PARTIES?
We DO NOT share any non-public personal information contained within our site. We DO NOT gift, sell, rent or lend any personal information to any third parties in any way, shape, or form.

CHILDREN'S PRIVACY:
Protecting the privacy of children is important to us. For that reason we do not structure any part of our site to attract anyone under the age of 13 and we do not permit anyone under the age of 13 to register and become a member of our site.


Log Files & Data Store

Any all all information stored in our Data is indexed by your identity on thrid party platforms; including Steam and Battlenet. We use a login authentication system provided by those platforms to access your public information and ask for voluntary submission of additional information. The login process on our site, when used, may retrieve some public information about your account on Steam and Battlenet. Any information we store in data on our site is limited to that needed to manage your participation in our website services.

Some locales require special privacy rights. Players residing in the European Union/European Economic Area are granted special internet privacy rights as outlined by the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR): Regulation (EU) 2016/679. As defined by, The General Data Protection Regulation, EU 2016, a 4, s 7 - This website, UGC League (ugcleague.com), acts as the ‘controller’ and does not utilize the service of a 'processor' as defined by The General Data Protection Regulation, EU 2016, a 4, s 8. By registering an account with United Gaming Clans League, you hereby consent to the collection of ‘personal data’ as defined by The General Data Protection Regulation, EU 2016, a 4, s 1 and the nullification of your Article 17 ‘Right to erasure’.

The operator of our user data storage can be reached by email to "[email protected] 'this domain' ". We do provide a process whereby users can request removal from our data store, that request must come by email, that request must include a link to your page on our website that includes your data (Player Page) and must allow for a significant time period for any action to be taken.

We use IP addresses to administer the site, track user's experience, and gather broad demographic information for aggregate use. Additionally, for systems administration our web servers automatically log standard access information including your Steam/BattleNet ID and IP. The IP addresses we store are linked only to your Steam/BattleNet ID and not linked to other personally identifiable information. This information is not shared with third parties and is used only within this website. Any individually identifiable information related to this data will never be used in any way different to that stated above.


Cookies

The UGC League website uses browser Cookies (small text files that are stored on visitors computers/browsers when they access our Website) to enable us to retrieve user details for each visit. Cookies are used in some areas of our site to enable the functionality of this area and ease of use for those people visiting. Some of our affiliate partners may also use cookies & the 3rd Party Advertising blocks presented on our Webpages will use cookies as part of their presentation of Ad blocks.

Cookies are essential for some operations on our website, to collect and relay information related to user logins for some functions of our website. Visitors are always free to decline cookies, but in doing so they may not be able to use certain features on our Website. The "help" segment of the toolbar on most browsers explains how to configure a browser to not accept new cookies, how to have the browser inform a user when they receive a new cookie, and how to erase cookies from their hard drives.


Additional Terms

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Disclaimer

Exclusions and Limitations

The information on this website is provided on an "as is" basis. To the fullest extent permitted by law, The UGC League:

  • Excludes all representations and warranties relating to this website and its contents or which is or may be provided by any affiliates or any other third party, including in relation to any inaccuracies or omissions in this website and/or literature; and
  • Excludes all liability for damages arising out of or in connection with your use of this website. This includes, without limitation, direct loss, loss of business or profits (whether or not the loss of such profits was foreseeable, arose in the normal course of things or you have advised the UGC League of the possibility of such potential loss), damage caused to your computer, computer software, systems and programs and the data thereon or any other direct or indirect, consequential and incidental damages.

Under no circumstances shall United Gaming Clans League, nor its volunteers, officers, and directors be held liable for any damages arising out of the use of or connection to, the website or affiliated platforms. United Gaming Clans League and its volunteers, officers, and directors shall not be held liable, under any circumstances for external, indirect, or consequential damages as a result of or in any way connected to, the use of the website or affiliated platforms.

The above exclusions and limitations apply only to the extent permitted by law. None of your statutory rights as a consumer are affected.


Availability

Unless otherwise stated, the services featured on this website are available to all members of the general public. You are solely responsible for evaluating the fitness for a particular purpose of any downloads, programs and text available through this site. Redistribution or republication of any part of this site or its content is prohibited, including such by framing or other similar or any other means, without the express written consent of the owners of UGC League. The UGC League does not warrant that the service from this site will be uninterrupted, timely or error free, although it is provided to the best ability. By using this service you thereby indemnify UGC League, its employees, administrators, agents and affiliates against any loss or damage, in whatever manner, howsoever caused.


Links from this Website

We do not monitor or review the content of other party's websites which are linked to from this website. Opinions expressed or material appearing on such websites are not necessarily shared or endorsed by us and should not be regarded as the publisher of such opinions or material. Please be aware that we are not responsible for the privacy practices, or content, of these sites. We encourage our users to be aware when they leave our site & to read the privacy statements of these sites. You should evaluate the security and trustworthiness of any other site connected to this site or accessed through this site yourself, before disclosing any personal information to them. This Company will not accept any responsibility for any loss or damage in whatever manner, howsoever caused, resulting from your disclosure to third parties of personal information.


Copyright Notice

Copyright and other relevant intellectual property rights exists on all text relating to the UGC League services and the full content of this website.

This Company's logo is a registered trademark of this Company in the United Sates and other countries. The brand name and specific services of UGC League featured on this website are trade marked.


Communication

Contact information can be found on our Contact Us page of our website. We routinely use various methods of communication with our users including; Discord, Twitter, Facebook, Posts on our UGC League Website and direct email to the Users.


Force Majeure

Neither party shall be liable to the other for any failure to perform any obligation under any Agreement which is due to an event beyond the control of such party including but not limited to any Act of God, terrorism, war, Political insurgence, insurrection, riot, civil unrest, act of civil or military authority, uprising, earthquake, flood or any other natural or man made eventuality outside of our control, which causes the termination of an agreement or contract entered into, nor which could have been reasonably foreseen. Any Party affected by such event shall forthwith inform the other Party of the same and shall use all reasonable endeavors to comply with the terms and conditions of any Agreement contained herein.


Waiver

Failure of either Party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this or any Agreement or the failure of either Party to exercise any right or remedy to which it, he or they are entitled hereunder shall not constitute a waiver thereof and shall not cause a diminution of the obligations under this or any Agreement. No waiver of any of the provisions of this or any Agreement shall be effective unless it is expressly stated to be such and signed by both Parties.


General

The laws of the United States of America, and the State of Connecticut govern these terms and conditions. By accessing this website and using our services you consent to these terms and conditions and to the exclusive jurisdiction of the English courts in all disputes arising out of such access. If any of these terms are deemed invalid or unenforceable for any reason (including, but not limited to the exclusions and limitations set out above), then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be severed from these terms and the remaining terms will continue to apply. Failure of the Company to enforce any of the provisions set out in these Terms and Conditions and any Agreement, or failure to exercise any option to terminate, shall not be construed as waiver of such provisions and shall not affect the validity of these Terms and Conditions or of any Agreement or any part thereof, or the right thereafter to enforce each and every provision. These Terms and Conditions shall not be amended, modified, varied or supplemented except in writing and signed by duly authorized representatives of the Company.


Notification of Changes

The Company reserves the right to change these conditions from time to time as it sees fit and your continued use of the site will signify your acceptance of any adjustment to these terms. If there are any changes to our privacy policy, we will announce that these changes have been made on our home page and on other key pages on our site. If there are any changes in how we use our site's Player & User information, notification by e-mail or public posting will be made. Any changes to our privacy policy will be posted on our website 30 days prior to these changes taking place. You are therefore advised to re-read this statement on a regular basis.

These terms and conditions form part of the Agreement between the Client and ourselves. Your accessing of this website and/or undertaking of a booking or Agreement indicates your understanding, agreement to and acceptance, of the Disclaimer Notice and the full Terms and Conditions contained herein. Your statutory Consumer Rights are unaffected.

UNFORESEEN CIRCUMSTANCES:
In the event of a merger, acquisition, asset or stock sale, bankruptcy, or other asset transfer (regardless of legal formality), any of our assets may be transferred to a third party, including personal information collected from visitors to our Website.


Acceptance of Terms and Conditions

By visiting this Website, you are agreeing to the practices described in this Privacy Policy. By visiting this site, you also accept, without limitation or qualification, all terms and conditions concerning the use of this site. We may at any time revise these terms and conditions. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then-current terms and conditions to which you are bound.

HOW CAN YOU CONTACT THE WEBSITE OPERATOR?
Visitors who have any questions about this Privacy Policy, the practices of this site, or their interactions with this Web site, should contact us.