Our Site may provide mechanism(s) for you to submit, post or display information and/or materials, such as text, information, works of authorship, links, and other communications, content or materials (collectively, “User Submissions”).
By submitting to us your User Submission through the Site, electronic communications, or otherwise, you agree as follows:
- You agree that you will comply with all applicable laws, rules and regulations (e.g., federal, state, local and provincial).
- You may not submit abusive, obscene, threatening, harassing, defamatory, libelous, offensive, violent, nude, partially nude, discriminatory, unlawful, infringing, hateful, pornographic or sexually suggestive User Submissions via our Site, or User Submissions that encourage conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, violate any law, or are otherwise inappropriate.
- You may not post advertisements, solicitations or spam links to other websites or individuals without prior written permission from us.
- You may not defame, stalk, bully, abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate people or entities.
- You may not make false or misleading statements.
- You may not submit private, confidential or sensitive information unless specifically requested by us (e.g., providing credit card information to complete a purchase transaction via our Site).
You retain all of your ownership rights in your User Submissions. Any information or material you send to us will be deemed not to be confidential or proprietary. By sending us a User Submission you automatically grant to us (or warrant that the owner of such information and material has expressly granted to us) a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, unrestricted, right and license to use, reproduce, display, perform, modify, adapt, publish, translate, transmit and distribute, or otherwise make available to others such information and material (in whole or in part) worldwide for any purpose, and/or to incorporate it in other works and for any purpose and in any form, media, or technology now known or hereafter developed. You also agree that we are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how, or techniques that you send to us for any purpose. You also acknowledge that the internet may be subject to breaches of security and that the submission of User Submissions or other information cannot be guaranteed to be secure. You and your agents are responsible for your User Submissions, including without limitation, any damages resulting from any infringement of copyright, patent, trademark, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from such a submission.
We reserve the right to determine in our sole discretion whether User Submissions are appropriate and comply with these Terms for reasons including without limitation, excessive length. We may, but have no obligation to, at any time, without prior notice and in our sole discretion, remove, edit, block, and/or monitor User Submissions or terminate a user’s access for submitting such material in violation of these Terms. We may contact you regarding your Submission through any known electronic communication channel. If you have questions about our usage of a particular Submission, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org
When using our Site, you may be exposed to User Submissions submitted, posted or displayed by users from a variety of sources. We are not responsible for the accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights relating to such user-posted content. You agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you have or may have against us with respect to the User Submissions of others to the fullest extent permitted by law.