(Last Updated: February 14, 2013)
Use of this web site is subject subject to your compliance
with the terms and conditions set forth in this agreement and any and
all other policies published, at any time, on this web site. This agreement
should be fully read and understood before using the Writers-Network.com
web site. By using the site, you agree to be bound by these terms and
If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, you are not permitted to use this website. Writers-Network.com reserves the right to modify the terms
and conditions of this agreement at any time, without notice. Any changes
must be adhered to.
2. GENERAL SERVICE
All of our services are provided to you on a "AS IS" basis
and depends solely on availability. We have the right to suspend, deny
or delete any membership or content displayed on Writers-Network.com.
This Site is intended to provide an opportunity to share your original
writing, art, music, video, graphics and other creative work and to review
(provide feedback to) the work of others as well as receive reviews on your own
work. In order to participate in this site, you must register and create
an account, which requires that you provide us with some information about
you, including, but not limited to, a valid email address. While using
the site, you agree to comply with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations. Anything you post, submit or upload on the Writers-Network.com site can
be viewed by anyone on the internet as well as the administrators and
staff of Writers-Network.com. It is your responsibility alone to keep dated records
and copies of your work and to provide and maintain the proper copyrights for
the material you post on this site.
3. MEMBER AGREEMENT
a) You must be at least 13 years old to be eligible for a Writers-Network.com
Membership. By signing-up for a free membership you are agreeing that
you are at least 13 years of age and have the consent of your guardian
(for minors). Each time you access or use the Site, you are representing
to Writers-Network.com that you are 13 years of age or older.
b) You agree to post, submit or otherwise transmit material that
you hold copyrights to. You may not post, submit or publish material that
is not yours unless you have written permission from the copyright holder.
Posting content grants us a non-exclusive right to host it on the internet.
We reserve the right to remove material, of which we become aware, that,
in our sole discretion, is in violation of Writers-Network.com rules,
terms, and conditions for the site. We do NOT make any claims to your
work. When you post your work on Writers-Network.com,
you maintain ALL the rights to your own material.
c) You agree to allow your posted material to be displayed on
the Writers-Network.com site including but not limited to our main pages,
search pages, public profiles, or other pages such as in the forum. Everything
you post or submit on Writers-Network.com can and will be made public.
This includes but is not limited to writing pieces, guest book entries, feedbacks,
comments, reviews, chat rooms and message board postings.
d) When submitting or posting material on the site, you agree
to properly rate your entry using the supplied content filters. Each member
is required to rate their writing entry (like a movie or video game rating)
so that readers or visitors will know what to expect in terms of the content
(profanity, mature situations, etc). Continuously failing to
rate your writing entry may result in a fine, suspension or ban. We reserve
the right to edit posting material including but not limited to content
e) You agree to accept full responsibility for ensuring proper
backups or copies of your own work. We do not make any kind of backup
copies for you nor are we responsible for any lost work. Please make sure
you have backup copies on your hard drive or other location of all your
work before posting it on Writers-network.com. Use of this site
is at your own risk.
f) You agree to allow Writers-Network to place banners on your "Free" membership
profile and other free features included in our services (i.e. message
boards, guest books, polls etc..) for the purpose of generating a revenue
for the up keep of Writers-Network.com's free services. All revenue gained
from advertisements on your site is the property of Writers-Network.com.
g) If at any time throughout your membership period, you
do not agree to be bound by these Rules and terms of service, you should
end your use of our services immediately. Writers-Network.com reserves
the right to change the rules and the range of the services offered in
whole or in part, at any time without notice. You will not be notified
of any changes to these Rules; You are solely responsible for staying
updated on our current Term Of Use, member agreement and other rules and
You, the member, are solely responsible for managing your profile, membership
and subscriptions. Our memberships and subscriptions are not based on
a contract and can be cancelled at anytime, therefore, you (the user/member)
are responsible for ensuring that payments are made on time and/or that
cancellations are requested through your paypal account. Refunds are not
available. We are not responsible for any damages or monetary lose due
to technical delays or failure to understand our terms.
4. RULES OF CONDUCT
While using the site, you must also agree to the
rules of conduct and web site policies described below. Your participation
in Writers-Network.com and use of its services is contingent upon your
interacting in a friendly and respectful manner within the community.
We reserve the right to refuse service to this site to any one, for any
reason, at any time.
a) You may not SPAM, post advertisements or links to outside
web sites, unless they are submitted through our Sponsored Ad system
or approved by the Writers-Network.com Administrators. You may not
post any links, advertisements or sponsored ads to web sites which
are adult in nature or illegal in content. You may not SPAM other
users or accounts. SPAM is bulk unsolicited email or public message
postings. The act of sending SPAM is strictly prohibited, will not
be tolerated and may result in immediate account termination without
prior notice or warning.
b) You may not flame, threaten or abuse any member of Writers-Network.com
in any way. This includes harassing, stalking or
verbally abusing a user through private message,
shout box, forums or by way of posting writing entries.
You may not post, submit or forward hurtful, disrespectful
or malicious comments about a member of Writers-Network.com
or their work. You may not post personal information
about another user that may threaten or otherwise
endanger them. This is strictly prohibited and will
NOT be tolerated.
c) You may not post overly graphic/sexual content on the site, including but not limited to detailing sexual acts, pornographic material or otherwise lewd/obscene sexual situations. Continuous violations may result in the termination of your without
prior notice or warning.
d) You may not promote or encourage illegal, racist, or overly
disgusting activities. This includes rape, torture, pedophilia, murder,
death notices, incest, self-mutilation, cutting, suicide, and suicide
notes. Any member or user who behaves unlawfully or uses their memberships
and sites to post material that is obscene, threatening, harassing or
in any way a violation of intellectual property, will have their memberships
e) You may not abuse Writers-Network.com, it's
staff, moderators, the system, or servers in any way. Any attempt to undermine
or cause harm to a system or server of Writers-Network.com is strictly
prohibited. Abuse includes but is not limited to attempting internet scamming,
abusing the points system, password robbery, hacking, interfering with Writers-network.com systems,
causing harm to Writers-Network.com services partially or fully, disrupting
or interfering with performance. Depending on the seriousness of the attack
Writers-Network.com reserves the right to take action including site cancellation,
suspension and civil or criminal legal action.
f) You may not create multiple accounts. Users
found to have more than one (1) member account without having obtained
prior consent from Writers-Network.com may have any or ALL of their Writers-Network.com
member accounts terminated without prior notice, backups or warning. Unauthorized
use of another users account on Writers-Network.com is also prohibited
and may result in a fine, suspension or ban. You may not restrict or inhibit
any other visitor or member from using the site.
If we conclude our services are being inappropriately
used, Writers-Network.com reserves the right to suspend or cancel a member's
membership and right of entry to any or all services and features provided
by Writers-Network.com and/ or our partnered companies.
5. IDEMNIFICATION & LIMITATION
Under no circumstances will Writers-Network.com be
liable for any damages whatsoever. Writers-Network.com,
staff, moderators and other associates are NOT liable
or responsible for ANY and ALL losses, costs, claims, damages or
any other complaints or problems that arise through
the use of Writers-Network.com. We do NOT assume
any responsibility for loss of work, material or
revenue. You agree to use Writers-network.com and
all it's services at your own risk. You are responsible
for your actions on Writers-Network.com and accept
all responsibility, legal and other, for your activity.
You (the member/guest/visitor) agree to defend,
indemnify and hold harmless Writers-Network.com from
all liabilities, claims, and expenses. You agree
not to hold Writers-Network.com responsible against liabilities
arising from any injury to person or property caused
by any products sold or otherwise distributed in
connection with Writers-network.com, against any material supplied
by member infringing or allegedly infringing on the
proprietary rights of a third party and against copyright
infringement. Writers-Network.com is not responsible
for service or system downtimes and including but
not limited to loss of data resulting from delays,
non-deliveries, wrong delivery, system failure and
any and all service interruptions caused by Writers-Network.com
and its employed persons. You agree to use these
services and system at your own risk.
6. LAWFUL PURPOSES
Writers-Network.com reserves the right to refuse service to anyone.
Members may only use Writers-network.com for lawful purpose. Transmission
of any material in violation of any Federal, State, Provincial or Local
regulation is strictly prohibited. This includes, but is not limited
to copyrighted material, material legally judged to be threatening or
obscene, and material protected by trade secrets. Any member using Writers-Network.com
for unlawful purposes will be be held fully and solely responsible.
We require you to read our Privacy
Policy, which (in addition to this Agreement and any other agreement
by which you may be bound) describes how we collect and use any information
you submit to Writers-Network.com.
The site and the services offered thereon are provided
to you on a "as-is" and "as available" basis. You
(the member/user/visitor/guest) accept all responsibility,
legal and otherwise, for the content upload, submitted
to and posted on this site. Writers-Network.com does
not guarantee assistance including but not limited
to, any technical or customer support. Writers-Network.com
makes no warranty that the site will meet your systems
requirements, or that the site and its servers will
be uninterrupted, timely, error free, secure or free
of harmful components.
Writers-Network.com disclaims any warranty that any and all material
or other content on the site is appropriate for any particular audience
or reader, or that such material is free of offensive, indecent, obscene,
vulgar, defamatory, or other potentially inappropriate elements. You acknowledge
that we do not and cannot review and monitor all content on the site,
and you hereby agree that we shall have no liability for any damages or
costs that may arise from our publishing or your viewing or reading of,
exposure to, or access to any material or other content on the site. Writers-Network.com
accepts no liability for inaccurate or misleading content or material
that may appear in the database or display on any of the pages of this
Writers-Network.com Reserves the right to change, modify
or delete memberships or policies in part or in full how ever we see fit.
Writers-Network.com is not responsible for any damages or monetary lose
that you or your business may suffer in conjunction to use of this site,
services or any other connection. Writers-network does not make any warranties
of any kind, expressed or implied for services we provide. Use of this
site is at your own risk. Writers-Network.com reserves the right to cancel
or modify any and all services at any time.
Failure to follow our terms and conditions will result in
immediate suspension, ban or site deletion. If at any time you do
not agree to the terms of service presented above you are required to
terminate your membership immediately and exit this website. WRITERS-NETWORK.COM
RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY OUR TERMS AT ANY TIME WITHOUT ANY NOTICE.
ALL MEMBERS, USERS, AND GUESTS OF THIS WEBSITE ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR STAYING
UPDATED ON OUR CURRENT TERMS AND POLICIES.