Callingstation.in is an online poker website, providing top of the line software and an impeccable customer experience for poker enthusiasts in India. We aim to bring to India the same levels of gameplay and network performance in online poker as customers have access to internationally, and build a robust platform for poker enthusiasts in the country to engage in an exciting gaming experience. We provide IT and technology services to promote online games of skill, specifically online poker, for real money as well as play money games. The services provided by this website are only intended to encourage gameplay on the website, and for entertainment purposes only. This website is not responsible for any betting or gambling acts that may take place outside the purview of the website.
At Calling Station, you can be assured that you will benefit from the best value for every rupee wagered. Our Rake Structure ensures that only a minimal charge is levied on users availing our services. These charges can be in the form of the following: a) Entry Fees: This fee will be charged on all tournaments, including Sit n’ Gos, and is displayed on the tournament lobby. This amount will be charged from interested Users in the beginning of the tournament. The entry fees levied are subject to change from time to time, and Users will be kept updated by suitable modifications in this document, intimations on the Poker Lobby at the time of buy-in and through specific requests made through Customer Care. b) Rake Charges: Calling Station levies a 2% - 5% rake charge on all tables. These rake charges are also capped depending on the blind structure and the type of game. The rake charges levied are subject to change from time to time, and Users will be kept updated by suitable modifications in this document, intimations on the Poker Lobby at the time of buy-in and through specific requests made through Customer Care. More details can also be obtained by writing to our Customer Care at [email protected]
Although playing Poker on the Website is Legal and free from Legal Risks, Calling Station/Website specifically prohibit Users/Players in the Indian States of Assam, Odisha, Gujarat and Telengana from accessing the Services provided by Calling Station/Website. Calling Station/Website does not accept membership requests from Users/Players who are currently residing in these States and if a User/Player residing in such State(s) becomes a member of the Website by giving false and misleading information, he/she alone will be liable for violation of various laws of India, including the Laws of the States of Assam, Odisha, Gujarat and Telangana. Calling Station/Website reserves the absolute and unconditional right to terminate the users’ membership without any notice and confiscate all his deposit and winnings as the case might be. Users/Players accept that Calling Station/Website will not be liable to take any responsibility for violation of Laws of India and various States.
Calling Station’s Withdrawal Policy can be seen below:
Membership to the Website is absolutely required to play games on it. Membership of the Website is strictly private and is governed by the Legal Documents of this Website and such other Terms and Conditions as Calling Station/Website may specify from time to time. The Person having the access to the public segments of the Website cannot play games with the Website and they have to mandatorily register with the website to play the games. Granting of registration to a Person/User/Player is solely dependent upon our discretion and no Person/User/Player shall claim the same as a matter of right. Further, mere registration does not guarantee membership unless and until the same has been approved and confirmed by Calling Station/Website or its Management through e-mail or any other mode.
No Person shall be entitled to play Poker at the Website if he/she has not attained the age of 18 years or the legal age of majority in his/her jurisdiction, whichever is greater at the time of accessing the Website. We reserve the right to request proof of age at any stage to verify that minors are not using the Website and we may exclude a person from play if proof of age is not provided or if we suspect that a person using the Website is under-age. In case of misrepresentation of age by any Person, Calling Station/Website reserves the right to not only cancel his/her account but also forfeit any amount due to him/her. We also reserve the right to file appropriate Legal Proceedings against such Person.
The Users/players admit, agree and accept that they may be exposed to content posted by other Persons which they may find offensive, unacceptable, obnoxious or indecent and that the Website may not be able to prevent such content being posted or pre-screened. Such content should be brought to notice of the Website and the Grievance/Nodal Officer appointed by Calling Station/Website. The Website may act upon such information as it deems proper in accordance with Legal Documents and its Policies. The decision taken by Calling Station/Website and its Management in this regard shall be final and binding on the Users/Player and the Users/Players specifically agree that Calling Station/Website will not incur any liability under any circumstance whatsoever regarding the same.
It is the sole responsibility of the User/Player to manage the Online Banking and Financial Transactions and Payments regarding the Website. The Users/Players are solely responsible to acquaint and comply with all applicable Laws of India, including those pertaining to online payments and transfer of funds through online and offline methods. The Users/Players have to be sure that they are complying with the requirements and regulations as framed by Reserve Bank of India (RBI) from time to time. Any online monetary transaction in violation of the rules and regulations prescribed by the RBI and other applicable Laws of India shall be solely attributable to the concerned User/Players and Calling Station
Users/Players understand and acknowledge the fact that Calling Station/Website is neither a bank nor a financial institution and that the purchases/balance standing to the credit in Users’s/Players’s account do not accumulate any interest. User/Player also understand and agree that his/her account maintained with us is purely for the purpose of payment of the entry/subscription fee to participate in games/tournaments made available on the website and for purchase of cash prizes that he/she may win. You may not purchase, sell, trade, rent, lease, license, grant a security interest in, or transfer your User/Player account, any content, currency, points, standings, rankings, ratings, or any other attributes appearing in, originating from or associated with the Website or by using any Services. Users/Players using our website and its Services may be required to send/receive money to/from Poker Website/Website. This process necessarily involves use of third-party electronic payment processors or service providers (ESPs). To facilitate the same Users/Players unambiguously and permanently allow and authorise Calling Station/Website to instruct such ESPs to handle Users/Players monetary transactions vis-à-vis dealings of this Website.
Users/Players also agree that in accordance with their requests as abovementioned, Calling Station/Website may give such instructions on their behalf. Users/Players agree to acquaint themselves with the terms and conditions of use of each appropriate ESP. In the event of conflict between these Legal Documents and the ESP’s terms and conditions, these Legal Documents shall prevail.
Calling Station/Website does not tolerate illegal and unauthorised activities on or against the Website by either Users/Players or unrelated third parties. Users/Players are absolutely prohibited from impersonating another person or user or deal in any other manner that is prohibited by the Laws of India and other Jurisdictions. If we have reasonable grounds to believe that a User/Player has indulged in any prohibited activities or has committed any Crime or Cyber Crime, Calling Station/Website may in its sole discretion, but without any Legal Obligation to do so, initiate appropriate Legal Proceedings against the offender as well as notify the same to any Regulatory or Law Enforcement Agency of India or Foreign Jurisdiction. Calling Station/Website may also suspend or terminate User’s/Player’s account at and other privileges for the use of the Website.
Further, please note that amounts accrued by way of Bonuses (such as Joining Bonus, Refer a Friend Bonus, and Free roll Winnings) are only intended to be available in the User’s account for further game-play, and cannot per say be withdrawn from their Account. However, any winnings earned by wagering Bonus amounts shall be redeemable to the extent allowed by the membership level reached by the User based on our loyalty system. Promotional amount for any particular offer is offer specific and cannot be clubbed with any other offer and is not withdraw-able.
Calling Station/Website will be responsible for managing the National and International Taxation liability applicable to the corporate entity as per the applicable provisions of various Jurisdictions, including India. Users/Players are also under an absolute obligation to manage the Taxation liability related to them at their own level and at their own cost. The Website will charge Users/Players such sum as it may deem appropriate in its sole discretion and as may be informed to the Users/Players in advance or from time to time for rendering Services to them through this Website. A service tax is applicable for the services and the service charge collected at the beginning of each game will include the service tax and other taxes and charges as applicable. Taxation Law may change from time to time and Calling Station/Website reserves the absolute right to make necessary changes in the charges imposed and taxes deducted at source from time to time.
Any real money in the account of a User/Player will be his/her actual account balance. Any winnings will be added and/or losses incurred from using the services, entry or other fees, previously withdrawn money by the User/Player or amount forfeited by Calling Station/Player for any suspected fraud or rejection or cancellation of transaction(s) by User’s/Player’s or any third party bank, resulting of charge-backs, insufficient funds or any other reason would subsequently be subtracted. Inactive Account Fess shall also be levied wherever applicable.
All cash out requests will be processed only after deducting all deducible amounts as per the Legal Documents of this Website or as per the Applicable Laws of various Jurisdictions, including India. The cash out amount will be net of all transaction and processing costs, taxation and other levies, deducting all bonus claims, etc. A request for cancellation of any transaction will be processed within 2 weeks, given the User/Player has the balance of the transaction in his/her account. Neither prize money nor balance can be redeemed for any other prize nor can it be transferred. When withdrawing, payment will be made to the User/Player either by cheque, wire, credit card and/or any other manner which Calling Station/Website may decide to use keeping in mind industry standards. Users/Players unambiguously and absolutely allow Calling Station/Website to withhold or delay any payments due to Security Reviews though every possible effort would be made to make the payment as swift and timely as possible. In case of any technical failures, server crashes, breakdowns, software defects, disruption or malfunction of Service exclusively attributable to Calling Station/Website’s fault or negligence, Calling Station/Website will cancel the games and refund the used amounts after proper verification and no rake will be taken from such games. If such technical failure, etc are attributable to a third party act or omission or due to any User’s/Player’s fault, Calling Station/Website will not be responsible in any manner whatsoever and no refund would be granted by Calling Station/Website to Users/Players. Calling Station/Website shall also not be liable for any prospective winnings from any incomplete tournament. Calling Station/Website would also not be liable for any technical faults and glitches at the User’s/Player’s end.
Calling Station/Website has the absolute discretion to exercise its Rights against User/Players/Third Parties in such manner and at such time asCalling Station/Website may deem appropriate. The inaction or delay on the part of Calling Station/Website to act or exercise any Right or Remedy with respect to a breach of any of these Terms and Conditions or Legal Documents by User/Players/Third Parties shall not be deemed to be a surrender or waiver of Calling Station/Website’s Rights to act with respect to any prior, concurrent, subsequent or similar breaches. If any Judicial or Quasi-Judicial body/authority in India declares any of these Terms or Conditions to be unlawful, invalid, void or unenforceable for any reason, the validity and enforceability of the remaining Terms and Conditions will not be affected. Any such inappropriate Term or Condition will be replaced by Calling Station/Website with another term that is valid and enforceable and is in most nearly with effect to the original invalid term. Users/Players shall not object to such replacement of Terms and Conditions by Calling Station/website for any reason whatsoever.
Calling Station/Website disclaims any and all Warranties, expressed or implied, in connection with the Website, Hardware, Software, Games, etc all of which are provided to the user on an “As Is” basis. Users/Players access and use the Website and its Services at his/her own and sole risk. Calling Station/Website explicitly disclaims all warranties or conditions of any kind, express, implied or statutory, including without limitation the implied warranties of title, non-infringement, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose.
The use of this website, its services, offers, promotions, etc is governed by the Laws of India alone, without regard to its conflict of laws provisions. All disputes, claims, complaints, grievances, etc shall be resolved through a sole Arbitrator to be appointed by Calling Station/Website as per the provisions of the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996 (as amended from time to time) and the decision of the Arbitrator shall be final and binding upon all the Parties to the disputes, claims, complaints, grievances, etc. Only the Courts of Karnataka shall have the exclusive Jurisdiction to entertain any disputes, claims, complaints, grievances, etc arising out of the use of this website, its services, offers, promotions, etc.
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