Terms and rules

The providers ("we", "us", "our") of the service provided by this web site ("Service") are not responsible for any user-generated content and accounts. Content submitted express the views of their author only.

This Service is only available to users who are at least 16 years old. If you are younger than this, please do not register for this Service. If you register for this Service, you represent that you are this age or older.

All content you submit, upload, or otherwise make available to the Service ("Content") may be reviewed by staff members. All Content you submit or upload may be sent to third-party verification services (including, but not limited to, spam prevention services). Do not submit any Content that you consider to be private or confidential.

You agree to not use the Service to submit or link to any Content which is defamatory, abusive, hateful, threatening, spam or spam-like, likely to offend, contains adult or objectionable content, contains personal information of others, risks copyright infringement, encourages unlawful activity, or otherwise violates any laws. You are entirely responsible for the content of, and any harm resulting from, that Content or your conduct.

We may remove or modify any Content submitted at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice. Requests for Content to be removed or modified will be undertaken only at our discretion. We may terminate your access to all or any part of the Service at any time, with or without cause, with or without notice.

You are granting us with a non-exclusive, permanent, irrevocable, unlimited license to use, publish, or re-publish your Content in connection with the Service. You retain copyright over the Content.

These terms may be changed at any time without notice.

If you do not agree with these terms, please do not register or use the Service. Use of the Service constitutes acceptance of these terms.

General Forum Rules

1.1 Public.gg is a public platform and therefore all content is aimed at a general public. Please refrain from posting vulgar topics and/or responses. Such topics include, but are not limited to: Nudity, porn, and explicit content. Such content hidden in spoiler tags, or sent through the use of private messaging is also strongly prohibited.

1.2 Any issues you experience with the forum should be raised with staff through a ticket and not publically.

1.3 Public.gg is a general audience board and therefore only the English language should be used when using it.

1.4 Please refrain from moderating the forums yourself, comments such as "Reported," "wrong section," etc. after a post that violates the rules being posted can have you suspended as well. Such offences should be reported, and left alone for the staff to handle. We encourage members not to add their own input.

1.5 Some sections and sub-sections throughout the board contain basic guidelines which are enforced alongside General Forum Rules. Pay attention to pinned topics which layout such guidelines.

1.6 Make sure certain reported items are based on the following rules (including those in sub-sections). Abuse of the reports system, such as reporting for false or unreasonable causes, may be subject to further punishment.

1.7 We enforce a "One Account Policy". We do this to ensure the safety as well as the rights and freedoms of all our other users/members. Anyone found creating an additional account can result in a ban. If you can no longer access your old account, please submit a ticket from a temporarily created account to request help in retrieving your account. Your temporary account will be deleted subsequently after retrieval of your original account.

1.8 Make sure all post descriptions are valid and well-mannered. Thread titles should also be appropriate. No special characters are allowed.

1.9 All topics and replies must be met with respect for a fellow member. Any disrespect or flaming is a violation of the rules and users will be punished.

Communication Services

Public.gg may contain chat areas, groups, personal pages, calendars, private messaging functionalities, and/or other message or communication facilities designed to enable you to communicate with other members, the public, groups, or Public.gg staff (referred herein as "Communication Services", "Communication Service"). You agree to the use of Communication Services only to post, send and receive messages and material that are proper and related to the particular Communication Service. By way of example, and not as a limitation, you agree that when using a Communication service, you will not:

2.0 Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;

2.1 Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any inappropriate, profane, defamatory, infringing, obscene, indecent or unlawful topic, name, material or information;

2.3 Publish, post, upload, distribute or disseminate any topic, name, material or information that incites discrimination, hate or violence towards one person or a group because of their belonging to a race, a religion or a nation, or that insults the victims of crimes against humanity by contesting the existence of those crimes;

2.4 Upload or otherwise make available files that contain images, photos, software or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy of publicity) unless you own or control the rights thereto or have received all necessary consents;

2.5 Upload files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another members computer;

2.6 Use any material or information, including images or photographs, which is made available through the Public.gg Website in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other proprietary right of any party;

2.7 Advertise or offer to sell or buy any goods or services for any business purpose, unless such Communication Service specifically allows such messages;

2.8 Conduct or forward surveys, contests, pyramid schemes or chain letters;

2.9 Download any file posted by another user of a Communication Service that you know, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in such manner;

2.10 Falsify or delete any author attributions, legal or other proper notices or proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of software or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;

2.11 Restrict or inhibit any other user from using and enjoying the Communication Services or the Public.gg Website as a whole;

2.12 Violate any code of conduct or other guidelines which may be applicable for any particular Communication Service;

2.13 Harvest or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent;

2.14 Violate any applicable laws or regulations;

Create a false identity for the purpose of misleading others.

Violation of any of the above will result in immediate suspension without reason to access of the Public.gg Website. Public.gg, it's owners and operators, or its staff has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services provided to you, however, Public.gg reserves the right to review materials posted to or via a Communication Service and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. Public.gg reserves the right to terminate your access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time without notice for any reason whatsoever, in addition, Public.gg reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as necessary to satisfy any applicable laws, regulations, legal processes or governmental requests, or to edit, refuse to post, or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in Public.gg's sole discretion.

Materials uploaded to a Communication Service such as Verification Request may be subject to posted limitations on usage, reproduction and/or dissemination, and you are responsible for adhering to such limitations if you download the materials.

You are prohibited from using temporary e-mail services, text messages or fake addresses for purposes of verification of your account.

These are board-wide rules that should be followed at all times. Violation may result in an infraction, which in time can lead to a suspension or a permanent ban.

Marketplace Rules for Sellers

All Public.gg sellers are expected to adhere to the following policies when operating and listing their products on Public.gg Website. Repeat offenses and bad reviews will result in immediate suspension of your Public.gg account.

YOU ARE NOT REQUIRED TO BUT ENCOURAGED... to have your profile verified by Public.gg staff, this may be a driving license or another form of ID such as a passport. We discourage our members from buying from non-verified sellers. If you are a legitimate seller you will never have an issue with this.

All sellers are strictly required to follow these Rules and Regulations to ensure good reputation and maintenance of trust by buyers. Ensure you act fairly and honestly, and in addition, but not limited to;

3.1 Provide accurate information to Public.gg and customers at all times, about your products;

3.2 Act fairly and not misuse Public.gg Website or its additional products and/or services;

3.3 Not attempt to damage, abuse or hinder the capacity of another seller, their listings or ratings;

3.4 Not attempt to influence customer reviews, feedback or comments;

3.5 Do not send unsolicited or inappropriate communications, or use/sell any personal information in any way;

3.6 Do not contact customers except through Communication Services provided by Public.gg Website;

3.7 Not attempt to circumvent the Public.gg sales processes;

3.8 Provide the best possible customer care before and after sale, to ensure good ratings and to build trust and relationships;

3.9 Do not include self-promotional marketing material in any products sold, unless allowed by the customer.

Marketplace Rules for Buyers

Public.gg and it's staff are in no way affiliated with any of the sellers, unless otherwise stated and shown. Because Public.gg is truly an open and public community we do not intervene in members' sales process - however you should ONLY BUY FROM VERIFIED SELLERS and adhere to the below guidelines:

4.1 Buy only from VERIFIED sellers. If you choose to buy from someone who is not verified WE WILL NOT ASSIST YOU IN ANY WAY, SHAPE OR FORM. It will be entirely your own responsibility to ensure you receive what you pay for, if not, it is your own problem - YOU HAVE BEEN WARNED.

4.2 Do not submit false reviews, or artificially inflate feedback.

4.3 Do not defame, abuse or harass verified sellers. Everything should be submitted and dealt with via tickets.

Public.gg is an open and a public platform, we do not charge our members, take fees, or anything of the sort. We keep it open, and we keep it civil. We rely on your donations to keep operating. We accept no liability for any transactions or deals made between sellers and/or buyers. And we will only assist buyer/seller who are verified out of our own generosity but can also ignore the request. You are entirely responsible for your own actions, legally.

Both sellers and buyers should use a VERIFIED AND LEGITIMATE ESCROW SYSTEM and agree the terms of the deal between themselves. Public.gg is in no way, shape or form responsible for any transactions, listings or sales gone right or wrong.

By registering on Public.gg you adhere to the above and