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TERMS OF USE FOR SWCOMBINE™ THIS AGREEMENT DESCRIBES THE TERMS UNDER
WHICH SWCOMBINE (COLLECTIVELY, "SWC") OFFERS YOU ACCESS TO AN ACCOUNT
(THE "ACCOUNT") AND THE SERVICE TO ALLOW YOU TO PLAY THE SWCOMBINE
ONLINE FANTASY ROLE PLAYING COMPUTER GAME (THE "GAME"). BY CLICKING THE
"I ACCEPT" BUTTON, YOU ACCEPT THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS BELOW. BY
CLICKING THE "DECLINE" BUTTON, YOU DECLINE OUR OFFER, IN WHICH CASE YOU
MUST NOT REGISTER OR USE THE GAME, DELETE ALL RELATED FILES FROM YOUR
COMPUTER.

1. Accounts are available only to adults or, in their discretion, their
minor child of at least thirteen years of age (for the purposes of this
Agreement, a "minor child" is a person of at least thirteen years of age
who has not reached the age of majority under the law of the jurisdiction
in which he or she resides). If you are a minor child, your parent or
guardian must complete the registration process, in which case he or she
takes full responsibility for all obligations under this Agreement. By
clicking the "I Accept" button, you represent that you are an adult and
are accepting this Agreement either on behalf of yourself or your minor
child. You may not transfer or share your Account with anyone, except
that if you are a parent or guardian, you may permit one minor child to
use the Account instead of you (in which case you may not use that Account).
You are liable for all activities conducted through the Account, and
parents or guardians are liable for the activities of their minor child.
Corporations and other entities are not eligible to procure Accounts.

2. To play the Game, you must: (i) have a fully registered Account;
(ii) have a valid browser; and (iii) have an Internet connection (which
we do not provide or pay for) to access your Account. In addition to any
fees described herein, you are responsible for paying all applicable taxes
(including those we are not required to collect) and for all hardware,
software, service and other costs you incur to access your Account. Neither
this Agreement nor your Account entitles you to any subsequent releases of
the Game and/or the Software, any expansion packs nor similar ancillary
products. You understand that we may update or otherwise enhance the Game
and/or the Software at any time and in doing so incur no obligation to
furnish such updates to you pursuant to this Agreement. You understand that
online games evolve over time and, accordingly, system requirements to play
the Game may change over time.

3. We may amend this Agreement at any time in our sole discretion. Amendments
shall be communicated to you at the time you log into your Account. Such
amendments shall be effective at the time you access your Account or play
the Game after we make the notification available for your review.

4. In the Account registration process, you will be required to choose a
login name and a password. While you are encouraged to use a pseudonym,
especially if you are a minor child, you may not choose a login name that
violates anyone's trademarks, publicity rights or other proprietary rights.
You may not disclose your password to any third party. We never ask you
for your password by email, and you should not disclose it via email if
someone asks you to do so. There may be an additional charge to reissue lost
passwords. Although we may offer a feature that allows you to "save" or
"remember" your password on your hard drive, please note that third
parties may be able to access your computer and thus your Account.

5. We describe our fees for playing the Game and billing procedures related to
the Account on the web at a hotlink located swcombine.com ("the Game
Site"). The Game is free of charge and you will not be billed. If you
terminate your Account at anytime, your Account will remain available
for as long as we deem necessary.

6. We may terminate this Agreement and/or suspend your Account immediately
and without notice: (i) if you violate any provision of this Agreement;
(ii) if you infringe any third party intellectual property rights;
(iii) if we are unable to verify or authenticate any information you provide to
us; (iv) if you violate any of the player rules of conduct located at the
Game Site rules of conduct (which we may amend or supplement from time to time,
in our discretion), or (v) if you engage in game play, chat or any player
activity whatsoever which we, in our discretion, determine is inappropriate
and/or in violation of the spirit of the Game. If we terminate this
Agreement or suspend your Account under these circumstances, you will
lose access to your Account for the duration of the suspension. We may
also terminate this Agreement if we decide, in our sole discretion, to
discontinue offering the Game.

7. You acknowledge that you are bound by
the terms and conditions of the Software License and Limited Warranty
that accompanies the Game. You acknowledge and agree that you have not
and will not acquire or obtain any intellectual property or other
rights, including any right of exploitation, of any kind in or to the
software, artwork, music, and other components included in the Game
Site, including, without limitation, in any character(s), item(s),
coin(s) or other material or property.

You may not use any third party software to modify the Software or to
change game play. You may not create, facilitate, host, link to or provide
any other means through which the Game may be played by others, such as
through server emulators; additionally, you may not engage in matchmaking for
multi-player play over unauthorized networks.

You may not decrypt or modify any data transmitted between client and server;
you may not use or distribute macros or other programs which would allow
unattended game play.

You may not take any action which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately
large load (as determined by us) on our infrastructure.

You may not buy, sell or auction (or host or facilitate the ability to allow
others to buy, sell or auction) any Account or any Game characters, items,
credits or copyrighted material or any other intellectual property owned or
controlled by us or our licensors.

8. As part of your Account, you can upload content to our servers in various
forms, such as in the selections you make for the Game, in-game posts
and chat, and in chat rooms and similar user-to-user areas
(collectively, your "Content"). If we, or our licensors, can reasonably
construe that your Content contains any material that infringes any of
our respective or collective intellectual property interests (hereafter,
such Content shall be referred to as "Derivative Content"), you hereby
acknowledge and agree that any such Derivative Content is owned by our
licensors or us.

For any of your Content that is not a Derivative Content, you hereby
non-exclusively grant and irrevocably assign to our licensors and us all
rights of any kind or nature throughout the universe to such Content (including
all ancillary and subsidiary rights thereto which include, without limitation,
merchandising and interactive media rights) in any languages and media now
known or not currently known. To the extent that any of the rights assigned
herein cannot presently be assigned under applicable law, you hereby exclusively
grant to our licensors and us a universal, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free,
sublicenseable (through multiple tiers) right to exercise all rights of any kind
or nature associated with your Content, and all ancillary and subsidiary rights
thereto, in any languages and media now known or not currently known.

You hereby appoint our licensors and us as your attorney-in-fact, which
appointment is coupled with an interest and is irrevocable, to act on your
behalf (either jointly or separately) and to execute, deliver, record and file
such documents necessary to document, perfect, protect and enforce the rights
granted to both our licensors and us under this Agreement.

Your Content shall not: (i) infringe any third party intellectual property,
other proprietary or publicity/privacy rights; (ii) violate any law or regulation;
(iii) be defamatory, obscene, child pornographic or harmful to minors; or
(iv) contain any viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or
other computer programming routines that are intended to damage,
detrimentally interfere with, decrypt, intercept or expropriate any
system, data or personal information. We may take any action with
respect to your Content if we believe it may create liability for our
licensors or us or may cause us to lose (in whole or in part) the
services of our ISPs or other suppliers.

9. We cannot ensure that your private communications and other personally
identifiable information will not be disclosed to third parties. For example,
we may be forced to disclose information to the government or third parties
under certain circumstances, or third parties may unlawfully intercept or
access transmissions or private communications. Additionally, we can (and you
authorize us to) disclose any information about you to private entities,
law enforcement or other government officials as we, in our sole
discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to investigate or resolve
possible problems or inquiries. For persons in European Union countries,
terms such as "personal information" refer to "personal data" as defined
by the Directive 95/46/EC of the European Parliament and of the Council
of 24 October 1995 on the protection of individuals with regard to the
processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data (the
"Directive").

We will not collect any personal data from you unless you provide it voluntarily
by providing us with your freely given specific and informed consent. You
acknowledge and agree that we may transfer such information (including, without
limitation your personally identifiable information or personal data) to the
United States or other countries or may share such information with our licensees
and agents in connection with the Game; you should be aware that different
laws and/or regulations may apply outside the European Union with respect to your
personal data. Furthermore, if you request any technical support, you
consent to our accessing of any information required for purposes of
support and debugging.

You agree that we may communicate with you via email and any similar technology
for any purpose relating to the Game, the Software and any services or software
which may in the future be provided by us or on our behalf.

You may choose to visit the Game Site, if SWC offers services such as a Game
themed chat room or other services of interest to you. You are subject to the
terms and conditions, privacy customs and policies of SWC while on the Game
Site. Since we do not control other web sites and/or privacy policies of third
parties, different rules may apply to their use or disclosure of the personal
information you disclose to others.

Solely for the purpose of patching and updating the Game and/or the Software,
you hereby grant us permission to: (i) upload Game file information from your
computer; and (ii) download Game files to you. You acknowledge that any and all
character data is stored and is resident on our servers, and any and all
communications that you make within the Game (including, but not limited
to, messages solely directed at another player or group of players)
traverse through our servers, may or may not be monitored by us or our
agents, you have no expectation of privacy in any such communications
and expressly consent to such monitoring of communications you send and
receive.

The Combine uses a third-party advertising company (Google) to
serve ads when Users visit the website. Google uses the DART cookie to
use information (not including a User™s name, address, email address, or
telephone number) about Users visits to this and other websites in order
to provide advertisements about goods and services of interest to Users.
Further information about this practice and to information on how to opt
out of the Google DART cookie can be found by visiting this site:
http://www.google.com/privacy_ads.html.

10. SWC EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND,
EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied
warranties, so the foregoing disclaimer may not apply to you. This
warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other
legal rights which vary from state to state.

11. WE DO NOT ENSURE CONTINUOUS, ERROR-FREE,
SECURE OR VIRUS-FREE OPERATION OF THE SOFTWARE, THE GAME, YOUR ACCOUNT
OR CONTINUED OPERATION OR AVAILABILITY OF ANY GIVEN SERVER. FURTHER, WE
CANNOT AND DO NOT PROMISE OR ENSURE THAT YOU WILL BE ABLE TO ACCESS YOUR
ACCOUNT WHENEVER YOU WANT, AND THERE MAY BE EXTENDED PERIODS OF TIME
WHEN YOU CANNOT ACCESS YOUR ACCOUNT. YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE RISK AS TO
THE RESULTS AND PERFORMANCE OF THE SOFTWARE AND THE GAME IN CONNECTION
WITH YOUR HARDWARE, AND YOU ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL SERVICING,
REPAIR AND/OR CORRECTION OF YOUR HARDWARE. WE ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY
DELAY OR FAILURE TO PERFORM RESULTING FROM ANY CAUSES BEYOND OUR
REASONABLE CONTROL.

12. IN NO EVENT SHALL SWC, ITS LICENSORS, THEIR
PARENTS OR AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS BE
LIABLE TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR SPECIAL,
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES (HOWEVER ARISING,
INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH YOUR ACCOUNT,
THE SOFTWARE, THE GAME OR THIS AGREEMENT INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
DAMAGE TO PROPERTY AND ™ TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW ™
DAMAGES FOR PERSONAL INJURY, EVEN IF SWC, ITS LICENSORS OR THEIR PARENTS
OR AFFILIATES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS HAVE BEEN
ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSS. THE LIABILITY OF
SWC, ITS LICENSORS OR ANY OF THEIR PARENT OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES TO YOU
OR ANY THIRD PARTIES IS LIMITED TO $0. YOU AGREE TO WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO
EQUITABLE RELIEF INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, INJUNCTIVE RELIEF
AGAINST SWC, ITS LICENSORS, THEIR PARENTS OR AFFILIATES, OFFICERS,
DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS TO ENFORCE THE TERMS HEREOF; HOWEVER,
THE FOREGOING SHALL NOT PRECLUDE SWC AND/OR ITS LICENSORS FROM SEEKING
ANY INJUNCTIVE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE FOREGOING
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY, SO THEY MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

13. You shall comply with all applicable laws regarding your use of the
Software, your access to your Account and your playing of the Game. Without
limiting the foregoing, you may not download, use or otherwise export or
re-export the Software except in full compliance with all applicable
laws and regulations. If you program for the Game your code will become
the property of SWCOMBINE™ and with your participation you automatically
accept this condition. You may reuse the code that you wrote yourself
for other projects, but you may not copy the code other programmers
contributed to the Game for other projects, without specific approval
from head administration, with the exception of minor, small, code
snippets that are not highly original. Also, for as long as you work for
the Game you may not contribute to other Star Wars themed online games
without the approval of the SWCOMBINE™ head administration. This does
not extend to playing such games, but covers roles comparable to a
developer, programmer, administrator, assistant, or team leader/member
in the SWCOMBINE™ team. For games with other themes that have a high
resemblance to the Game, in total or in particular areas, the same may
apply; we ask you to consult the SWCOMBINE™ head administration first
before you become active in such a project. If you submit artwork that
is accepted for the Game your artwork will become the property of
SWCOMBINE™ and with your participation you automatically accept this
condition. You may reuse the artwork that you created yourself for other
projects, but you may not copy the artwork other artists contributed to
the Game for other projects, without specific approval from the current
SWCOMBINE™ ART DIRECTOR, with the exception of custom images in game.
Also, for as long as you work for the Game you may not contribute to
other Star Wars themed online games without the approval of the current
SWCOMBINE™ ART DIRECTOR. This does not extend to playing such games, but
covers roles comparable to an art team leader/member in the SWCOMBINE
team. For games with other themes that have a high resemblance to the
Game, in total or in particular areas, the same may apply; we ask you to
consult the current SWCOMBINE ART DIRECTOR first before you become
active in such a project. You also may not link SWCOMBINE™ artwork to
any other game without the approval of the SWCOMBINE™ ART DIRECTOR.

14. If any provision of this Agreement is held to be invalid or
unenforceable under the laws of your jurisdiction, such provision shall
be struck and the remaining provisions shall be enforced ™ nothing
herein is intended to interfere with your statutory rights except to the
extent permitted under applicable law. Our failure to act with respect
to a breach by you or others does not waive our right to act with
respect to subsequent or similar breaches. You may not assign or
transfer this Agreement or your rights hereunder, and any attempt to the
contrary is void. This Agreement sets forth the entire understanding and
agreement between you and SWC with respect to the subject matter hereof.
Except as provided herein, this Agreement may not be amended except in a
writing signed by both parties.

15. If you have any questions regarding your Account or play of the Game,
please contact SWC technical support at techsupport@swcombine.com. Parental
control protections (such as computer hardware, software, or filtering
services) are commercially available that may assist you in limiting access
to material that is harmful to minors. If you are interested in learning
about these protections, information is available at www.safetysurf.com or
other similar sites providing information on such protections.