Terms & Conditions

Standards and Provisions in Agreement with Potawatomi Hotel & Casino Compliance

ATTENTION: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF USE CAREFULLY BEFORE ACCESSING ANY MATERIAL ON THIS WEBSITE OR USING ANY OF THE SERVICES PROVIDED. BY ACCESSING ANY MATERIAL ON THIS WEBSITE OR USING ANY OF THE SERVICES PROVIDED, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ THESE TERMS OF USE, THAT YOU UNDERSTAND THE TERMS OF USE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS OF USE. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS OF USE, DO NOT USE THIS WEBSITE OR ANY OF THE SERVICES PROVIDED.

USE OF THIS WEBSITE

Potawatomi Hotel & Casino ("PHC"), a business enterprise owned and operated by the Forest County Potawatomi Community maintains the paysbig.com website ("Website") for your personal entertainment, information, education and communication. The Website may contain, among other things, events, promotions, performances and training information. Please feel free to browse the Website. PHC hereby grants you permission to use the Website as set forth in this Terms of Use, provided that: (i) your use of the Website is permitted solely for your personal, noncommercial use; (ii) you will not copy or otherwise distribute any part of the Website in any medium whatsoever without PHC's prior written authorization; (iii) you will not alter or modify any part of the Website other than as may be reasonably necessary to use the Website for its intended purpose; and (iv) you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these Terms of Use.

In order to access some features of the Website, you will have to enter your Fire Keeper’s Club® member number. You agree not to use a third-party's member number or allow anyone else to use your member number. You are entirely responsible for the activity that occurs on your account, and you must keep your member number secure. You must immediately notify PHC of any unauthorized use of your member number, or any other breach of security. PHC cannot and will not be liable for any loss or damage arising from your failure to comply with these obligations.

You may not use any "deep-link", "page-scrape", "robot", "spider," "offline readers," or any equivalent manual process, to access or monitor any portion of the Website, or in any way reproduce or circumvent the structure or presentation of the Website to obtain or attempt to obtain any materials, documents or information through any means not purposely made available through the Website. You agree not to collect any personally identifiable information, including member numbers, from the Website. You agree not to solicit, for commercial purposes, any users of the Website. 

INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY

Unless otherwise indicated, the contents of this Website are the property of PHC or the Forest County Potawatomi Community. No material from PHC or this Website may be copied, reproduced, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, or distributed in any way, except that you may download one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal non-commercial use only, provided you keep intact all copyright, trademark and other proprietary notices. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of PHC 's intellectual property rights. For purposes of this Agreement, the use of any such material on any other website or computer environment is prohibited without the express written consent of PHC. You must obtain written authorization from PHC’s Marketing Director to link this Website to any other website.

The content on the Website, including without limitation, all copyrights, derivative works, text, software, graphics, photos, music, sounds, videos, photos, text, lyrics and trademarks, including but not limited to POTAWATOMI HOTEL & CASINO, FIRE KEEPER’S CLUB, B-13 logo, POTAWATOMI HOTEL & CASINO logos, ("Content"), are owned by or licensed to PHC. The obligations related to PHC’s intellectual property rights will survive these Terms of Use and your use of the Website. The Website may also contain third-party trademarks that PHC does not own but is authorized to use.

The Content on the Website is provided to you "AS IS" for your personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of PHC. PHC reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Website and the Content.

ACCURACY OF MATERIALS

PHC attempts to keep information on its Website accurate and up-to-date, however material may not be accurate or up-to-date and PHC makes no representation or warranty that its Website is accurate or up-to-date. PHC will not be liable for any typographical errors, errors or omissions, pricing errors, etc. related to information on the Website. Promotions posted on the Website are subject to change without prior notice. To suggest corrections to the Website or for current information, please contact the Web Administrator at webadmin@paysbig.com. Please note that corrections may take time to correct. PBC reserves the right to correct or refuse to correct information on its Website.

SUBMISSIONS

The Website may now or in the future permit the submission of content, communications, audio files, audiovisual files or other information ("Submissions") submitted by users. Whether or not such Submissions are published, PHC does not guarantee the confidentiality of any Submissions. PHC does not endorse any Submission or any opinion or statement expressed therein. PHC expressly disclaims any and all liability in connection with any and all Submissions.

In connection with Submissions, you represent and warrant that you:

(i) have the right and authority to enter into this agreement;

(ii) own or have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and authorize PHC to distribute, share, sell, publish or otherwise use all proprietary rights in and to any and all Submissions to enable inclusion and use of the Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Website;

(iii) will not submit material that is copyrighted by a third-party or otherwise subject to third-party proprietary rights and that the Submission does not infringe upon or misappropriate the intellectual property rights of any third-party;

(iv) will not submit material that is subject to any third-party privacy or publicity rights;

(iv) will not submit material that is unlawful, obscene, defamatory, libelous, threatening, pornographic, or encourages conduct that would be a criminal offense, violate any law, or is otherwise inappropriate;

(v) all materials are free from computer viruses and/or any type of code that could potentially disrupt the operation of this Website; and

(vi) are at least twenty-one (21) years old if your submission relates to any games other than bingo, or at least eighteen (18) years old if your submission relates to Bingo.

In connection with Submissions related to employment inquiries (“Employment Submissions”), you acknowledge and agree that:

(i) Employment Submissions will be used for employment consideration and provided to individuals responsible for hiring decisions;

(ii) information for casino employment will also be submitted to the Forest County Potawatomi Gaming Commission for background investigation and licensing in accordance with 25 C.F.R. §§ 556.4 and 556.5, and to the National Indian Gaming Commission in accordance with 25 C.F.R.§ 556.5;

(iii) the Tribe’s gaming commission shall perform a background investigation in accordance with 25 C.F.R. § 556.4 sufficient to determine that employment will not pose a threat to the public interest or to the effective regulation of gaming, or create or enhance the dangers of unsuitable, unfair, or illegal practices and methods and activities in the conduct of gaming; 

 (iv) e-mail communication may not be secure against interception, if your communication contains personal information, consider sending it by mail instead.

BLOG

The Website may permit the submission of messages, information, graphics, images, photographs, video, audio and other content ("Postings") submitted by users.  PHC does not endorse any Posting or any opinion or statement expressed therein.  PHC is under no obligation to review any Posting posted and assumes no responsibility or liability relating to any Posting.  Notwithstanding the foregoing, PHC may from time to time monitor the Postings on its Website and may decline to accept and/or remove any Posting for any reason. 

In connection with the Postings, you represent and warrant that you are at least twenty-one (21) years old if your Posting relates to any games other than Bingo, or at least eighteen (18) years old if your Posting relates to Bingo.

In connection with the Postings, you also represent and warrant that you will not submit:

(i) Any unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, sexually explicit, bigoted, derogatory, insulting, profane, hateful, racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable material of any kind, including, but not limited to, any material which encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law.

(ii) A message that impersonates another.

(iii) Personal information such as messages which state phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses, or employer references.

(iv) A message by non-spokesperson employees of PHC purporting to speak on behalf of PHC or containing confidential information or expressing opinions concerning PHC.

(v) Material that is copyrighted by a third-party or otherwise subject to third-party proprietary rights, third-party privacy or publicity rights.

(vi) Spam or multiple messages by the same user restating the same point.

(vii) Chain letters of any kind.

(viii) Materials with computer viruses and/or any type of code that could potentially disrupt the operation of this Website.

(iv) False, inaccurate or misleading information.

(v) Solicitations or advertisements.

(vi) Postings that discuss any unlawful activity.

Please stay on topic.  All Postings must be appropriate to the blog post at hand.  Postings that are off subject may be deleted. 

PHC’s blog encourages different perspectives, including opposing viewpoints.  While PHC will attempt to provide helpful answers when needed, the PHC team maintaining the blog may not be able to respond to every post or comment.  Your feedback is valuable and always appreciated. 

Please remember, this blog is not the most effective method to resolve guest service-related issues.  For guest service-related issues, please use the contact us form of this website. 

By submitting any Posting to this Website, you agree to abide by these rules and our Terms of Use. 

If you see any Posting that you feel violates these rules, please e-mail webadmin@paysbig.com.

COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT NOTIFICATION

PHC does not endorse or permit copyright infringing activities or any other infringement of intellectual property rights on its Website. PHC will remove all Submissions if properly notified that such Submission infringes on another's intellectual property rights. PHC reserves the right to remove any Submission without prior notice. PHC also reserves the right to decide whether any Submission is appropriate and complies with these Terms of Use. PHC may remove any Submissions and/or terminate a user’s access to the Website at any time, without prior notice and at its sole discretion.

If you are a copyright owner or an agent thereof and believe that any Submission or other content of this Website infringes upon your copyrights, you may submit a notification by providing our Copyright Agent with the following information in writing: (i) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright interest; (ii) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (iii) a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Website; (iv) your address, telephone number, and email address; (v) a written statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (vi) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf. PHC 's Copyright Agent for notice of claims of copyright infringement can be reached as follows: Copyright Agent, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, Attn: Marketing Director, 1721 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53233.

DISCLAIMER

THIS WEBSITE, INCLUDING ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION CONTAINED WITHIN OR PROVIDED THROUGH IT, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITH NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. YOU ASSUME TOTAL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR YOUR USE OF THIS WEBSITE AND THE INFORMATION RECEIVED THROUGH IT. FURTHER, PBC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS WHATSOEVER ABOUT OTHER WEBSITES WHICH YOU MAY ACCESS THROUGH THIS WEBSITE.

PHC further does not warrant the quality, validity, accuracy or completeness of the Materials or that the functions contained on the Website will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects or inaccuracies will be corrected. PHC may make changes to the Materials or Services, or to the products, SERVICES, specifications or prices described in them, at any time without notice. The Materials may be out of date, and PHC makes no commitment to update the Materials at this Website or to make any notification of changes. Information published at this Website may refer to products, programs or services that are not available.

PHC FURTHER DOES NOT WARRANT AND WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DOWNLOADING INFORMATION THAT MAY CAUSE DAMAGE TO YOUR COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY 

PHC AND ITS MEMBERS, DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS AND ITS AFFILIATES AND ITS SPONSORS ARE NEITHER RESPONSIBLE NOR LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR OTHER DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THE WEBSITE, THE INABILITY TO USE THE WEBSITE, OR ANY INFORMATION RECEIVED FROM THE WEBSITE, INCLUDING THE SUBMISSIONS OR ANY INFORMATION OR CONTENT CONTAINED WITHIN OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE. YOUR SOLE REMEDY FOR DISSATISFACTION WITH THE WEBSITE IS TO STOP USING THE WEBSITE AND THE INFORMATION OBTAINED THEREIN.

INDEMNITY

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless PHC, its officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against any and all claims, damages, losses, liabilities, cost, and expenses, including but not limited to attorneys' fees, arising from: (i) your improper use of the Website; (ii) your violation of any term of these Terms of Use; (iii) your violation of any third party right, including but not limited to, any copyright, property, privacy right or intellectual property right; or (iv) any claim that one of your Submissions caused damage to a third party. This indemnification obligation will survive these Terms of Use and your use of the Website. PHC may, in its sole discretion, defend any such claim and user agrees to cooperate with PHC’s defense of such claim.

NON-CONFIDENTIAL MATERIALS

PHC does not want to receive any confidential information from you through this Website. Any Submissions, Employment Submissions, or other information you transmit or post to this Website or send via e-mail to PHC will be considered non-confidential. PHC will have no obligations with respect to the Submissions or Employment Submissions. PHC and its designees will be free to copy, disclose, distribute, incorporate and otherwise use the Submissions and all data, images, sounds, text, and other things embodied therein for any and all commercial or non-commercial purposes.

LINKS TO OTHER WEBSITES

Links to third party websites from this Website are provided solely as a convenience to you. PHC has not reviewed all of these sites or their content. Thus, PHC does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party websites linked to this Website, you do so entirely at your own risk. It is the user’s responsibility to use caution to ensure downloads from other websites are free from viruses, worms or other destructive items.

APPLICABLE LAWS

This Website is controlled and operated by PHC from its office in Wisconsin, United States of America. Although the Website is accessible worldwide, not all features or services offered through the Website are available to all persons or in all geographic locations, or appropriate or available for use outside the United States. PHC and this Website make no representation that materials on this Website are appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who choose to access this Website from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with local laws, if and to the extent local laws are applicable. Users outside of the U.S. represent and warrant that:  (i) you are eligible to use the Website; and (ii) are not a resident or national of any country subject to a U.S. trade embargo. User must be in compliance with United States law, including but not limited to U.S. export controls. This Website may use encryption technology that is subject to licensing requirements under the U.S. Export Administration Regulations, 15 C.F.R. Parts 730-774 and Council Regulation (EC) No. 1334/2000. This Agreement will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Forest County Potawatomi Community. Nothing herein shall be construed or interpreted to effect a waiver, either limited or otherwise, of PBC’s or the Forest County Potawatomi Community’s sovereign immunity from suit. No class action suit shall arise from the operation, dissemination or maintenance of the Website. You agree to the jurisdiction of the Forest County Potawatomi Community Court.

LEGAL COMPLIANCE

Unauthorized attempts to upload or change information from the Website is strictly prohibited and may be punishable under the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act of 1986 and the National Information Infrastructure Protection Act.

GENERAL

These Terms of Use represent the entire agreement relating to the use of this Website. PHC may at any time revise these Terms of Use by updating this posting. You are bound by any such revisions and should therefore periodically visit this page to review the then current Terms of Use to which you are bound. Your use after revisions are posted constitutes acceptance of such revisions. PHC may, in its sole discretion, immediately terminate or suspend your access to all or part of the Website for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of these Terms of Use or any unlawful use. Upon termination, user agrees to destroy all materials downloaded or printed from the Website. The headings of paragraphs have been inserted for the convenience of reference only and in no way restrict or otherwise modify the Terms of Use. No waiver of any provision of the Terms of Use shall constitute a waiver of any prior or subsequent breach, and no waiver shall be effective unless made in writing. All notices which are required or permitted under this Agreement shall be sufficient if given in writing and delivered to the attention of the Director of Marketing, Potawatomi Hotel & Casino, 1721 West Canal Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, 53233.