LET’S PLAY NICE… The Community Rules
You agree NOT to post, upload, or make available content:
- That defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
- that is pornographic or depicts sexual conduct;
- that harasses, degrades, intimidates or is hateful toward an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
- that impersonates any person or entity, including, but not limited to, an ASTONISH Magazine employee, or falsely states or otherwise misrepresents your affiliation with a person or entity (this provision does not apply to Content that constitutes lawful non-deceptive parody of public figures.);
- that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party, or Content that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships;
- that constitutes or contains any form of advertising or solicitation if: posted in areas of the ASTONISH Magazine sites which are not designated for such purposes; or emailed to ASTONISH Magazine users who have not indicated in writing that it is ok to contact them about other services, products or commercial interests;
- that includes links to commercial services or web sites, except as allowed in “services”;
- that advertises any illegal service or the sale of any items which is prohibited or restricted by any applicable law;
- that disrupts the normal flow of dialogue with an excessive amount of Content (flooding attack) to the Service, or that otherwise negatively affects other users’ ability to use the Service.
- You will not stalk, harass, bully, intimidate any user.
- You will not send messages to anyone who has asked not to be contacted, or make unsolicited contact with anyone for any commercial purpose.
- You will not use your personal profile for your own commercial gain.
- You will not use ASTONISHWorld if you are a convicted sex offender.
- You will not use ASTONISHWorld if you are under 13 years of age.
- You will not create another account without our permission in the event that we disable your account.
- You will not transfer your account (including any page or application you administer) to anyone without first getting our written permission.
- If you select a username for your account, we reserve the right to remove or reclaim it if we believe appropriate (such as when a trademark owner complains about a username that does not closely relate to a user’s actual name).
- You will not collect personal data about other users for commercial or unlawful purposes; use automated means, including spiders, robots, crawlers, data mining tools, or the like to download data from the Service – unless expressly permitted by ASTONISH Magazine.
- You will not post irrelevant Content, repeatedly post the same or similar Content or otherwise impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on our infrastructure.
- You will not attempt to gain unauthorized access to ASTONISHWorld’s computer systems or engage in any activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of the ASTONISH Magazine website.
- You will not use any form of automated device or computer program that enables the submission of postings on ASTONISHWorld without each posting being manually entered by the author thereof (an “automated posting device”), including without limitation, the use of any such automated posting device to submit postings in bulk, or for automatic submission of postings at regular intervals.
- You will not use our copyrights or trademarks (including ASTONISH, ASTONISH Magazine, ASTONISHWorld), or any confusingly similar marks, without our written permission.
- You will not post anyone’s identification documents and sensitive financial information on ASTONISHWorld.
We can remove any content or information you post on ASTONISHWorld if we believe that it violates this Statement.
We will provide you with tools to help you protect your intellectual property rights. To report a copyright infringement email: firstname.lastname@example.org.