Terms of Service

Last update: 05th Oct. 2017

The Zone GmbH (in what follows „Zone”, „we/us“), operator of MyPaladins.com (collectively “services”), offers you various services around the game Paladins. Zone is in no way connected to the official Paladins game or HiRez Studios. These Terms of Service govern the rights and obligations between users and Zone for all services offered by Zone.


1. General

  1. With the use of our services, the user agrees to the Terms of Service.

  2. The user confirms that he or she is of legal age by applicable law in his or her jurisdiction or that a legal representative consented to the use of Zone on his or her behalf. In case, a user acts on behalf of a legal person or another third party, the user consents to being authorised to act on their behalf.

  3. Upon request, the user shall make this information available to Zone.


2. License for the use of the services

Zone gives you a personal, worldwide, royalty-free, non-assignable and non-exclusive license to the use of the services. This license serves the sole purpose of allowing you the use of the services provided by Zone, according to our Terms of Service.


4. Restrictions on the right of use

Zone reserves the right (does not however have the obligation) to delete contents within the services, to refuse its distribution, to ban users or to revoke usernames, at any time and in its sole discretion. In no event does the use of these right establish a legal liability.


5. Submitting of content

  1. The user undertakes to

    • take no actions or submit contents, which violate the rights of another person or are otherwise unlawful.

    • submit no sensitive or personal information about another person.

    • not create contents or promote contents that are offensive, defamatory, threatening, pornographic or are glorifying violence or hatred.

    • not harass other users.

    • submit no contents protected by law without being authorised to do so.

  2. Zone is never responsible for contents a user submits to Zone


6. Other activity

  1. The user ensures to

    • never deploy automated devices (such as bots, robots, spiders or scrapers) in order to gather contents or information of users.

    • not upload viruses or other damaging or mischievous code.

    • never take actions that could adversely affect the proper functioning of the services of Zone.

    • not threaten, bully, intimidate, offend or defame a user or harm otherwise.

    • never use the services of Zone to carry out illegal or discriminating acts.

    • observe the law while using the services of Zone at any time.

    • never to support acts in violation of this declaration.

  2. Zone is never responsible for the behaviour of a user


7. Rights of use of submitted content

The user grants Zone a worldwide, perpetual, and royalty-free right of use for all contents submitted to Zone that are subject to intellectual property rights. This right of use covers:

  • the right to duplicate, to make publicly available or to amend submitted contents to the extent necessary to provide our services.

  • the right to publish contents submitted to Zone in other mediums for advertising purposes.


8. Amendments

We reserve the right to amend these Terms of Service at any time. Should we amend these Terms of Service in a way that has significant implications for you, we will inform you three weeks before the amended privacy policies come into effect with a notification on our website. If you continue to use our services after the amendments have come into effect, the amended terms will apply. Material amendments are not at hand,

  • we are obliged to make our Terms of Service comply with standing law, court decisions or decisions by public authorities,

  • if the amendments are technical or procedural in nature or

  • if the amendments are favourable for you.


9. Privacy

The collection, processing and usage of personal data shall only takes place in the event the user has previously agreed to or where permitted by law. Decisive in this matter are the privacy policies of Zone


10. Discontinuation

If Zone finds that a user has violated this declaration or that the users’ behaviour poses a threat to Zone, Zone may cease to provide its services to the user completely or in part.


11. Liabilities

  1. Zone shall have unlimited liability in the event of intent, gross negligence and damages for harm to life, body and health, as in accordance with the German product liability law (Produkthaftungsgesetzt).

  2. Without restriction of paragraph 1, Zone is liable for slight negligence only in the event, Zone violates “material” obligations of this contract. Material contractual obligations are obligations, without the fulfillment of which due performance of this contract would not be possible and the fulfillment of which the user therefore may trust. In such cases, the liability of Zone shall be limited to damages that are contract typical or could have been reasonably anticipated. Otherwise, liability for slight negligence is excluded. (3) Our services may include links to third party services and websites. The user recognises the risks of the use of third party services and websites and declares that he or she takes sole responsibility for the use of those services and websites. Zone assumes no responsibility or liability for the availability, accuracy or contents of third party services or websites. Paragraphs 1 and 2 remain unaffected.


12. Release from liability

The user assures to leave Zone of prejudices and expenses, should somebody make a claim against Zone based on the behaviour of the user within Zone or in connection with Zone.


13. Availability

The user acknowledges that it is technically impossible to achieve 100% availability, safety or freedom of errors. Although Zone does its best to keep the services available, safe and error-free, the users of this service do so at their own risk and responsibility. No.11, paragraphs 1 and 2 remain unaffected.


14. Dispute, place of venue, miscellaneous

  1. Under exclusion of international private law, these provisions, as are all claims that may arise between the user and Zone are governed by the laws of the Federal Republic of Germany.

  2. For all informational contents and declarations, Zone may correspond with the user by E-Mail, or through notifications on the website.

  3. For all disputes associated with the use of Zone, the place of jurisdiction is the Federal Republic of Germany.

  4. All rights that arise to Zone from this declaration, are freely assignable through Zone.