March 24, 2007
Legal mumbo jumbo. Everybody’s doing it these days
Terms of Service
The owners of 3FC offer these blogging services (the ‘Services’) to you subject to the terms and conditions of use (’Terms’) contained herein. By accessing, creating or contributing to any blogs hosted at http://3fatchicks.com/diet-blogs/, and in consideration for the Services we provide to you, you agree to abide by these Terms. Please read them carefully before posting to or creating any blog.
1. You agree that you are at least 16 years or older.
2. You agree not to use our blogs as spam. This includes posting text and/or links to advertise and/or promote specific products, services, and websites for which you stand to gain anything. This includes, but is not limited to, MLM products and services, Work-at-Home services, or similar products and services. The definition of spam and our right to remove said spam is at our discretion.
3. You agree not to use our blogs for political or controversial purposes, or to post messages of hate or ill will towards others.
4. You agree that if you do not make at least one post in the first 14 days of ownership, we all assume you changed your mind and your blog will be deleted.
5. You agree to notify us if you decide not to continue blogging so we can delete your blog, or you can delete the blog yourself from your control panel.
6. You agree that if you abandon your blog (no posts for 45 days or longer) that we have the right to permanently delete it.
7. You agree not to use our blogs for pro-ana or pro-mia purposes.
Rights in the Content You Submit
Default Creative Commons Public License
Unless you specify otherwise, any and all works of authorship copyrightable by you and posted by you to any blog (’Content’) are submitted under the terms of an Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons Public License. Under this license, you permit anyone to copy, distribute, display and perform your Content, royalty-free, on the condition that they credit your authorship each time they do so. You also permit others to distribute derivative works of your Content, but only if they do so under the same Attribution-ShareAlike license that governs your original Content.
Please read the full text of the Attribution-ShareAlike Creative Commons Public License.
By posting your Content using the Services, you are granting 3FC a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and worldwide license to use your Content in connection with the operation of the Services, including, without limitation, the license rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Content, and/or to incorporate it into a collective work.
When publicly displaying, publicly performing, reproducing or distributing copies of your Content, or Content as incorporated into a collective work, 3FC will make best efforts to credit your authorship. You grant 3FC permission to use your blog nickname for such attribution purposes. You, likewise, agree to represent yourself accurately. You acknowledge that misrepresentation may lead us, in our sole discretion, to cancel your use of the Services and delete any of your Content.
As a general matter, you may post content freely to your blog and to those of others, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy or otherwise injurious or objectionable.
By posting content to any blog, you warrant and represent that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You represent and warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms, and that you will indemnify and hold 3FC harmless for any and all claims resulting from content you supply.
You acknowledge that 3FC does not pre-screen or regularly review posted content, but that it shall have the right to remove in its sole discretion any content that it considers to violate these Terms.
You understand that all content posted to http://3fatchicks.com/diet-blogs/ is the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted the content. You understand, also, that all opinions expressed by users of this site are expressed strictly in their individual capacities, and not as representatives of any 3FC owner.
You agree that 3FC will not be liable, under any circumstances and in any way, for any errors or omissions, loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of use of any content posted on this site. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.
We reserve the right to change, at any time, at our sole discretion, the Terms under which these Services are offered. You are responsible for regularly reviewing these Terms. Your continued use of the Services constitutes your agreement to all such Terms.
3FC respects the intellectual property of others, and requires that our users do the same. If you believe that your work has been copied and is accessible on this site in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, or that your intellectual property rights have been otherwise violated, please contact us by following the link at the bottom of the page.
By registering for our Service, you acknowledge that you have read and are bound by this agreement.