Terms & Conditions
Thanks for using our products and services (“Services”). The Services are provided by OpenRaid.org. (“OpenRaid”) and all content within has no guarantee of uptime or availability. We reserve the right to modify these Terms & Conditions at any time without notice.
By registering on OpenRaid, you agree to these terms and conditions.
By using our Services, you are agreeing to these terms and conditions.
Please read them carefully.
We are not affiliated with Blizzard in any way. World of Warcraft and its expansions are (c)2004 Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. All rights reserved. World of Warcraft, Warcraft and Blizzard Entertainment are trademarks or registered trademarks of Blizzard Entertainment, Inc. in the US and/or other countries.
OpenRaid and the volunteer staff (“Moderators”) are not responsible for failed raids, durability loss, gear loss, roll loss or any other kind of loss or damage. OpenRaid is not responsible for actions personally taken by our Moderators. Use of this site is at your own risk and comes without any kind of warranty.
We will respect your privacy and will store only data necessary to allow operation of the website and some statistics (which can be disabled).
Social Media: We are not responsible for any content posted on social media related to OpenRaid that does not come from our Official OpenRaid accounts.
Confidentiality: Our Moderators are obligated via a legally binding NDA to respect your privacy at all times. This NDA has no expiration date.
Goodwill: OpenRaid and its Moderators will do what we can to make OpenRaid a safe and fun place. We can, however, not guarantee correctness of any details created by Members or Moderators on the website. We cannot and will not accept responsibility from any loss (tangible or electronic) that occurs for Members of OpenRaid. We cannot and will not accept responsibility for private contact made between Members of OpenRaid, or between Moderators and Members of OpenRaid.
Volunteers: OpenRaid is run by volunteers. We do not take responsibility for any of the actions by our volunteers. Without our volunteers, OpenRaid would cease to function. We are, however, open to feedback using Support Tickets. Support Tickets regarding Moderators are always handled by a Site Administrator (“Director”).
Last revision: October, 9, 2015
If you have any questions about our policy, please contact [email protected]
OpenRaid collects information that you choose to disclose, and information while you interact with our services. For all visitors, we may collect and store information through “cookies” such as your IP and browser type. “Cookies” are small files of data that reside on your computer and allow us to recognize you as an OpenRaid user if you return to the site using the same computer and browser. We use both “session cookies” and “persistent cookies”. These cookies allow us to recognize you if you visit multiple pages in our site during the same session, so that you don’t need to re-enter your password multiple times. Once you log out or close your browser, session cookies expire and no longer have any effect. A persistent cookie is a small text file stored on the user’s hard drive for an extended period of time and can be easily removed by following your internet browsers help file directions. We also use “persistent cookies” that enable us to track and target the interests of our users to enhance their experience on our site. While using OpenRaid, the information you provide and we collect is retained to enhance the services that we provide. We consistently backup our servers, thus, we may store information prior to any updates you may make to your account. The information you provide and modify is at your own risk. While we make our best efforts to ensure the safety of this information, security cannot be guaranteed. We further cannot control how others may use the information you choose to share and cannot assure that unwanted persons are unable to view your information. Although your information may be removed or modified please be aware that your content may still be viewable through the means of cached or archived pages. At no point will we ever provide the personally-identifying information you provided to companies or organizations for commercial purposes without your prior consent. In order to use OpenRaid services, you must complete the registration process which requires the creation of a username and password. During the registration process the only personally-identifiable information we require is your email address and year or birth.
OpenRaid has been developed for all gamers to connect and stay connected through the creation of profiles for themselves, their characters and guilds/clans. The information you provide is to build your personal profile and make yourself available for contact by other gamers. Other than your personally-identifying information we may use the information you provide at our discretion.
Email Communications and Unsolicited Commercial Email
Occasionally we may send you information on products, services, and promotions. We may use the information for service related announcements as well. These communications are strictly email based regarding information for but not limited to server updates and maintenance and user activity alerts. You can choose to opt-out of receiving messages from OpenRaid by following the directions on the bottom of the email message you receive. The OpenRaid Terms of Service prohibit Users from engaging in any activity involving the sending of email in violation of applicable law, including CAN-SPAM and other laws regulating unsolicited commercial email. Violations of these policies may result in immediate termination of service and legal action against any senders or initiators of such messages.
We store the information that we collect to create a profile of your preferences. We tie your personally-identifiable information to information in your profile in order to provide tailored promotions and marketing offers to improve the content of the site for you. You are not required to provide any additional personally-identifiable information on your profile, however feel free to submit as much information as possible so we can provide you with a more personalized experience on our site.
OpenRaid does offer free services which are ad-supported. Therefore, we allow advertisers to campaign through our services. The information you provide will allow for better targeting and placement of their advertisements however at no time will we provide or sell any of your personally-identifying information to the advertisers without your prior consent. Through the use of our services you may find links to other websites, either via advertisements or shared by other users. We encourage that if you do visit any of these websites that request personally-identifying information that you make yourself aware of their local privacy policies. We are not responsible for the practices that any other websites exercise.
Information sharing with Third Parties
At no point will we provide your personally-identifying information to companies or organizations for commercial purposes without your prior consent.
Aggregate Information (non-personally-identifiable)
We may share aggregated demographic information about our user base with our partners and advertisers. This information does not contain ANY personally-identifiable information. We do not link aggregate user data with personally-identifiable information. We use third-party advertising companies to serve ads and collect data when you visit our Web site. These companies may use aggregated information (not including your name, address, email address or telephone number) about your visits to this and other Web sites in order to provide advertisements on this site, other sites, and other forms of media about goods and services of interest to you. If you would like more information about this practice and to know your choices about not having this information used by these companies, please see: http://www.networkadvertising.org/managing/opt_out.asp
OpenRaid is a social network. We provide a place for you to post information, images, whatever you wish with friends and followers with minimal moderation. What you post is available to the public to read. If you post personally identifiable information, that information will, thus, be available to the public. We suggest you do NOT post any personally-identifiable information and are not responsible for any personally-identifiable information you choose to post.
We reserve the right to disclose your personally identifiable information as required by law and when we believe that disclosure is necessary to protect our rights and/or to comply with a judicial proceeding, court order, or legal process served on OpenRaid.