UO Evolution:General disclaimer
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The product names used in this web site are for identification purposes only. All trademarks and registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.
Ultima Online was created by Origin Systems, Inc., a subsidiary of Electronic Arts, and is the exclusive property of Origin and Electronic Arts. They have not endorsed and are in no way affiliated with this shard.
Some contents of this web page was created using various freeware and copyrighted resources available in the Internet and other open online galleries. The owners of these resources reserve the right to ask us to either 1) Remove the item, 2) Offer a link on our website to their galleries or websites. All parties claiming ownership of any of web resources who wish such items modified or removed, simply send an e-mail to the shard Admin and we shall remove the content.
All logo, images used ,trademarks and some website content in this site are property of their respective owner. Ultima Online and the ORIGIN logo are trademarks of Electronic Arts Inc. Some website content and materials used are copyright of Electronic Arts Inc.
RunUO is licensed under the GNU General Public License (GPL), and is available for download from RunUO
RunUO is not in violation of Digital Millennium Copyright Act(DMCA)in the United States, the file formats were publicly posted before the DMCA took effect.
After extensive review and over 10 years of emulation, there has not been a lawsuit with regards to Ultima Online shard emulation.
RunUO is not a 3rd party software, nor does it violate the EULA.
The following issues, regarding emulation, in fact do not violate the EULA of Ultima Online.
1.Usage of client files or data
2.Interception of the data stream between the client and official EA shards
3.Reverse engineering of the executable or data files
UO Evolution Shard is a non-profit organization, directed by it's staff, supported by it's players and funded by it's donators. All donations will be used to pay server costs, update the content and upgrade the hardware.
Donations are non-refundable for any reason
Legal Notice: Donations are considered gifts to the shard and are not for any tangible items or merchandise. When you are donating to the shard you are giving money to support a hobby gaming site, not purchasing anything of value.
Donations to the shard are non-refundable and are not covered by Paypal's buyer protection.
Paypal User Agreement states:
13.3 Ineligible Items. PayPal Purchase Protection only applies to PayPal payments for certain tangible, physical goods. Payments for the following are not eligible for reimbursement under PayPal Purchase Protection:
- Intangible items, including Digital Goods
- Items equivalent to cash, including prepaid or gift cards
- Virtual Terminal Payments
- Personal Payments
"PayPal will generally not find in your favor if you escalate a Dispute to a Claim for an item which is not eligible for PayPal Purchase Protection."
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All those related to the aforementioned groups, by entering this shard, are violating code 431.322.12 of the Internet Privacy Act, which explicitly states that you cannot threaten ISP(s) or any person(s) or company storing these files/related to this shard, and by continuing, you expressly agree to all terms as stated above, and affirm that you are in compliance with all federal, state and local laws concerning the content of this site.
Loss of EA Account
If you log on our shard, EA may ban or delete your official Ultima Online account
RunUO is not an approved third-party program, and using it with the Ultima Online client is a violation of the EA End User License Agreement (EULA.) Electronic Arts may revoke your account if they suspect the owner has used a non-approved third-party application. Account revocation does not affect the ability to connect to third-party shards.
Loss of UOE Account
Accounts are the property of the shard. Player's accounts may be suspended, banned or deleted for violation of the rules. Players may not sell their accounts
If a player donates to the shard, and then initiates a chargeback for any reason, the account will be immediately banned/deleted and will not be allowed to play again.