We reserve the right to modify or discontinue the Website (or any portion of the Website), temporarily or permanently, with or without notice to you, and are not obligated to support or update the Website. You agree that MyDramaList shall not be liable to you or any third party in the event that we exercise our right to modify or discontinue the Website (or any portion of the Website). Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new features that augment or enhance the current Website shall be subject to these Terms of Service.
These Terms of Service were last revised on March 1, 2012. We may change these Terms of Service at any time. Please review the Terms of Service each time you visit the Website. BY USING THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE MOST RECENT VERSION OF THE TERMS OF SERVICE.
Links to and From the Website
These Terms of Service apply to all users of the Website, including users who are also contributors of content, information, and other materials or services on the Website. The Website may contain links to third party websites that are not owned or controlled by MyDramaList. MyDramaList has no control over, and assumes no responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites, and you access and use these websites solely at your own risk. These links are provided for your reference and convenience only, and do not necessarily imply any endorsement, sponsorship or recommendation of the material on these third-party websites or any association with their operators. In addition, MyDramaList will not and cannot control or edit the content of any third-party site. By using the Website, you expressly relieve MyDramaList from any and all liability arising from your use of any third-party website and from any loss or damage of any sort you may incur from dealing with any third party. Accordingly, we encourage you to be aware when you leave the Website and to read the terms and conditions of each and every other website that you visit.
MyDramaList gives you the right to link to any page on MyDramaList
Website Access/Users Who Violate Terms of Service
- MyDramaList hereby grants you permission to use the Website as set forth in these Terms of Service, provided that: (i) your use of the Website as permitted is solely for your personal, noncommercial use; (ii) you will not copy, download or distribute any part of the Website in any form or medium without MyDramaList prior written authorization; (iii) you will not alter, modify, or make derivative works from 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 Service. All derivative work on MyDramaList is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution Non-Commercial No Derivatives license. Outside of MyDramaList, no one has the right to alter the derivative work in any way, or to use it commercially. The unaltered derivative work can only be shared as a link back to the derivative work on MyDramaList.
- MyDramaList may, in appropriate circumstances and at its sole discretion, disable or terminate the accounts of users who violate these Terms of Service, including, but not limited to, the accounts of users who repeatedly post User Submissions that infringe copyrights, trademarks, rights of publicity, or other intellectual property rights.
Restrictions on Use of the Website
If you are a minor in the jurisdiction in which you reside (e.g. under 18 years of age), you may only use the Service if (a) you either obtain parental or legal guardian consent after review of this Agreement prior to you using any of the Service provided by Company or are an emancipated minor and (b) you are competent and fully able to enter into the representations, and warranties, terms, conditions, obligations, and affirmations, set forth in this Agreement, and to comply and abide by with this Agreement.
All Users who are minors in the jurisdiction in which they reside must have the permission of their parent or guardian to use the Service chat rooms. All minors must be directly supervised by their parent or guardian while using our chat rooms. Company does not systematically monitor and review the conversations that take place in the chat rooms. Company does not determine the true identity or age of those who frequent and use the Service chat rooms.
The Company may in its sole discretion for any or no reason, with or without notice, including without limitation if it believes that you are under 13, terminate your account or profile, delete any content or information that you have posted on the Service, and/or prohibit you from using or accessing the Service (or any portion, aspect or feature of the Service).
Auto-Renewal for Subscription Service
Unless you opt out of auto-renewal, any Subscription Service you have signed up for will be automatically extended for successive renewal periods of the same duration as the subscription term originally selected, at the then-current non-promotional rate. If you terminate a Subscription Offering, you may use your subscription until the end of your then-current term; your subscription will not be renewed after your then-current term expires. However, you won't be eligible for a prorated refund of any portion of the subscription fee paid for the then-current subscription period.
Access to the Service, or to certain features of the Service, may require you to pay fees. Before you pay any fees, you will have an opportunity to review and accept the fees that you will be charged. All fees are in U.S. dollars and are non-refundable.
Rules and Conduct
- own or have sufficient rights to post your Contributions on or through this Site;
- will not post Contributions that violate our or any other person's privacy rights, publicity rights, intellectual property rights (including without limitation copyrights), confidentiality or contract rights;
- have fully complied with any third-party licenses relating to Contributions, agree to pay all royalties, fees and any other monies owning any person by reason of Contributions that you posted to or through this Site;
- will not post or submit Contributions that: (i) are defamatory, damaging, disruptive, unlawful, inappropriate, offensive, inaccurate, pornographic, vulgar, indecent, profane, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive, obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy, threatening, excessively violent, harassing, or otherwise objectionable; (ii) incite, encourage or threaten immediate physical harm against another, including but not limited to, Contributions that promote racism, bigotry, sexism, religious intolerance or harm against any group or individual; or (iii) contain material that solicits personal information from anyone under 13 or exploits anyone in a sexual or violent manner;
- will not post or submit Contributions that contain "Spam", advertisements or solicit any person to buy or sell products or services (other than our products and services);
- will not use this Site for any unauthorized purpose including collecting usernames and/or email addresses of other users by electronic or other means for the purpose of sending unsolicited email or other electronic communications, or engaging in unauthorized framing of, or linking to, this Site without our express written consent;
- will not post or submit Contributions that constitute, contain, install or attempt to install or promote spyware, malware or other computer code, whether on our or others' computers or equipment, designated to enable you or others to gather information about or monitor the on-line or other activities of another party;
- will not transmit chain letters, bulk or junk email or interfere with, disrupt, or create an undue burden on this Site or the networks or services connected to this Site, including without limitation, hacking into this Site, or using the system to send unsolicited or commercial emails, bulletins, comments or other communications; or
- will not impersonate any other person or entity, sell or let others use your profile or password, provide false or misleading identification or address information, or invade the privacy, or violate the personal or proprietary right, of any person or entity.
Intellectual Property (Trademarks & Copyrights)
MyDramaList, the MyDramaList logo and the MyDramaList design, may not be used without express written permission from MyDramaList, other than for attribution. All other trademarks not owned by MyDramaList that appear on MyDramaList are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by MyDramaList. MyDramaList-originated content included on the Site, such as text, graphics, logos, data compilations, APIs, software and the compilation of all content on the Site, is the property of MyDramaList and its licensers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. Except as set out in these MyDramaList Terms, no reproduction of any MyDramaList-originated content is permitted without written permission from MyDramaList. Any use or reproduction of user-posted content must comply with the terms of the respective license(s) and must include a label indicating such license.
User Reviews, Recommendations, Comments, and other Material
Your Posts: As part of the MyDramaList Services, users may have an opportunity to publish, transmit, submit or otherwise post (collectively, “Post”) reviews, comments or other materials (collectively, “User Material”). In order to keep MyDramaList enjoyable for all of our users, we ask you to adhere to the following rules.
Please choose carefully the User Material you Post. Please limit yourself to User Material directly relevant to the MyDramaList Services. Moreover, you must not Post User Material that: (a) contains Unsuitable Material; or (b) improperly claims the identity of another person. You should also be careful if you decide to Post personally identifiable information, such as your full name, email address, telephone number or street address.
You must be, or have first obtained permission from, the rightful owner of any User Material you Post. By submitting User Material, you represent and warrant that you own the User Material or otherwise have the right to grant MyDramaList the license provided below; you also represent and warrant that the Posting of your User Material does not violate any right of any party, including privacy rights, publicity rights, and intellectual property rights. In addition, you agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and other payments owed to any party by reason of your Posting User Material. MyDramaList will remove all User Material if properly notified that such User Material infringes on another person’s rights. You understand that MyDramaList does not guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any User Material.
Third Party Posts: Despite these restrictions, please be aware that some material provided by users may be objectionable, unlawful, inaccurate or inappropriate. MyDramaList does not endorse any User Material, and User Material that is Posted does not reflect the opinions or policies of MyDramaList. We reserve the right, but have no obligation, to monitor User Material and to restrict or remove User Material that we determine, in our sole discretion, is inappropriate. In no event does MyDramaList assume any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any User Material, and you agree to waive any legal or equitable rights or remedies you may have against MyDramaList with respect to such User Material.
MyDramaList takes no responsibility for advertisements or any third party material posted on MyDramaList, nor does it take any responsibility for the products or services provided by advertisers. Any dealings you have with advertisers found while using the Website are between you and the advertiser, and you agree that MyDramaList is not liable for any loss or claim that you may have against an advertiser.
Disclaimer of Warranties, Limitation, Limitation of Liability and Indemnity
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