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Banned Unsolicited Submissions Policy
We are always stoked to hear your thoughts about BANNED and our products. Unfortunately, because there are too many lawyers in the world, we canít accept or consider creative ideas that we have not specifically requested from you. While we absolutely want to know what you think about BANNED and our products, please do not submit any creative ideas, suggestions, or other materials (unless we specifically ask you for them).
If you do send us unsolicited creative suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or other information, we will consider these works our property and we canít be responsible (more lawyer blah, blah, blah) for their use or disclosure and we will exclusively own all rights to the materials for any purpose without payment to you or any other person or entity.
Terms of Agreement
for BANNED.COM MEMBERSHIP
ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS
BANNED.COM is a FREE site and by using this site, you agree to the terms
and conditions outlined below. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions,
please do not use this site.We reserve the right to change, modify, add
or remove portions of these terms at any time, whenever we want. If you
continue to use the site after we have posted changes to the terms, it
means you have accepted those terms. If you need to contact us, please
e-mail us at Banned Contact.
The following are the terms and conditions for use of the BANNED.COM service
including without limitation e-mail, community participation and other
services which may be offered from time to time by BANNED.COM for use with
your BANNED.COM account member name (each feature individually and collectively
referred to as the "Service"). Please read them carefully. This
Service is provided to individuals who are 19 years of age and older or
minors who are 14 years of age and older and have parental permission to
open and maintain a membership.
The Service is offered to you conditioned on your
acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and
notices contained herein.
Safeguarding your privacy is serious business. Please take a minute to read
the following policy so that you understand how we treat your personal
information. As we update and expand our services, this policy might change,
so please review it periodically. If you have questions about our privacy
policy, please e-mail us at Banned Contact.
If you sign up to be a BANNED.COM Member or use any of BANNED.COM's services,
you agree to these terms.
What personally identifying information about
me is collected and who collects it?
information, or personal information, includes your name, birthdate,
gender, country, state/prov., city, e-mail address, or any
other information that tells another person who you are. This
allows for better interaction and participation in the BANNED.COM
community. This information helps create your BANNED.COM member
identity and allows you to be recognized better for your uploaded
contributions to the BANNED.COM community.
This is our policy regarding this information:
Except as provided in this statement, BANNED.COM will not disclose,
sell or rent any of the registration information you provide
without giving you notice and an opportunity to refuse disclosure.
we ask you for personal information. We also collect information
about your e-mail usage. This allows us to prevent misuse of
our e-mail services (i.e. spamming) and monitor email account
You should be aware that our advertisers or Web
sites that have links on our site may collect personally identifiable
information about you. This privacy statement does not address
the information practices of those Web sites or advertisers.
Please Note: Whenever you voluntarily disclose
personal information on message boards, in e-mails, guestbook
or in chat areas, that information can be collected and used
by others. If you post personal information in public places,
others may send you unsolicited e-mail messages. Always be cautious
about the information you provide online. Your member name and
thus your email address will always be made visible as you participate
in BANNED.COM, act responsibly.
What are cookies and how does BANNED.COM use
In our effort to provide you services customized
information about you. A cookie is a small piece of data that
is sent to your browser from a Web server and stored on your
information (stored on our computers) in order to deliver better
and more personalized services; estimate our audience size
for our advertisers; and identify which areas of our site you
You should also be aware that companies that advertise
not cover how these companies use their cookies.
How is my personal information used?
primary goal in gathering your personal information is to allow
a more enriched and informative community environment to participate
in. When you view, search and upload content, more information
about who, what, where, when and why is better than less. Currently
we do not customize the content you see based on any information
you have provided, but we eventually intend to do so. Essentially,
we will compare your profile with other member profiles and,
based on their interests, we will make predictions about your
interests. Based on these predictions, you may see specialized
content, including advertising banners. Advertisers will never
have direct access to any of your personal identification information.
In addition, we will send you e-mail notices about
products, companies, and events that we think might interest
you. If you do not want to receive these messages, simply tell
us that when you give us your personal information.
We may also match information obtained from cookies
with data provided by you. This allows us to analyze this data
both in the aggregate (for example, one-tenth of our users ride
banned boards) and in connection with individual users. This
information lets us tailor our services to your interests. We
also provide the analysis of our users (as a group) to prospective
partners, advertisers, and other third parties. We do this so
that our advertisers and us understand your needs and interests
better, which allows us keep bringing you cool stuff free of
Finally, we may disclose user information when
we are required to by law, or when we have reason to believe
that someone is causing injury to or interference with our rights
or property, other BANNED.COM users, or anyone else that could
be harmed by such activities.
How does BANNED.COM protect my information?
make every effort to ensure that your information is secure on
our system. Unfortunately, no data transmission over the Internet
can be guaranteed to be 100% secure. As a result, we cannot guarantee
the security of any information you transmit to us, and you do
so at your own risk.
COPYRIGHT AND TRADEMARKS
All images, graphics, audio clips, video clips, text and other materials
provided on this Web site are protected by copyrights owned or controlled
by BANNED.COM, its vendors, suppliers and licensors. None of the material
provided on this Web site may be reproduced, copied, downloaded, uploaded,
displayed, posted, distributed, reproduced or transmitted in any manner
other than for personal use without the prior written consent of BANNED.COM.
All trademarks, service marks, company names and logos ("Trademarks")
used on this Web site are the property of BANNED.COM or their respective
owners. Nothing contained herein grants any right to the use of any Trademark
used on this Web site without the written permission of BANNED.COM or the
BANNED.COM is not responsible for the content of any Web site that is or
may be linked to this Web site.
The moves and stunts found through
BANNED.COM should only be attempted by those with proper training
and equipment. Snowboarding and skate are potentially a hazardous
activity. ALWAYS use your common sense when using your equipment.
To minimize the chance of injury, stay within your abilities
and ALWAYS wear appropriate protective equipment.
BANNED.COM content such as but not limited to articles, text, photos, videos
have been uploaded directly by users without our review. WE DO NOT REVIEW
ANY MATERIAL BEFORE IT IS PUBLISHED. As a result you may find offensive
and objectionable material and material not suited for your age. This will
in most cases be caused by a misbehaving user uploading the said content.
We have no control over what user upload but as soon as we are aware of
it we will remove. You are agreeing that you understand this. We provide
the ability whenever user content is being displayed for you to notify
us that you think the material is inappropriate. You can do this by send
us an E-mail.
You agree in return to use reasonable common sense and not upload inappropriate
material. If in doubt don't upload it.
BANNED.COM provides this Web site "as is" and
makes no warranties or representations of any kind, either expressed
or implied. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law,
BANNED.COM disclaims all such warranties and representations,
including, but not limited to, warranties of merchantability
and fitness for a particular purpose. BANNED.COM does not warrant
that the material contained in this Web site is accurate, complete
or current. BANNED.COM does not warrant that this Web site is
free of defects, viruses or other harmful components.
BANNED.COM Services and Conditions of Use
These "Terms & Conditions of Use" govern
the use of the BANNED.COM Web site (www.BANNED.COM), hereafter
referred to as the "Site." The Site provides information
and goods and you agree to use the Site in a manner consistent
with all applicable local, state, and federal laws and regulations
and in accordance with the Terms & Conditions of Use discussed
BANNED.COM reserves the right to edit or delete
any content displayed, uploaded to, distributed, or otherwise
published through the Site.
If BANNED.COM becomes aware of the presence of
material on its server that violates any other right of any party,
either in the course of its ordinary and reasonable business
activities, or through notification by a third party who alerts
BANNED.COM, preferably by certified mail, of the specific location
of the alleged presence of such materials, BANNED.COM will contact
the user responsible for the material and alert him or her of
the allegations and notify the person that within five days he
or she must respond as to why the material does not violate the
rights in question. Regardless of whether the user responds,
BANNED.COM reserves the right to remove the user provided content.
Appropriate Online Conduct and Content
Anytime, with the exception of private e-mail, you upload to, distribute
content, or publish through us, you grant us the right to edit, copy, remove,
distribute, create derivative works from and publish such content in any
form and medium, whether electronically or in hard copy and whether alone
or as part of a collective work. You shall retain, however, whatever other
rights you have in pre-owned elements of such content.
All areas on the Service are public and not private
communications. Chats, postings, conferences, and other communications
by users are not endorsed by us and such communications shall
not be considered reviewed, screened or approved by us.
You are entirely responsible and liable for all
of your activities on BANNED.COM. Listed below are some, but
not all, violations that may result in termination of your access
to the site. By using this site, you agree not to do any of the
1. Post, transmit, promote, or distribute content
that is illegal.
2. Harass, threaten, embarrass, or do anything else to another user that
is unwanted. This means: do not say bad things about them, don't keep sending
them unwanted messages, don't attack their race, heritage, gender etc.
3. Transmit or facilitate distribution of content that is libelous, harmful,
threatening, harassing, abusive, racially or ethnically offensive, vulgar,
sexually explicit, obscene, defamatory, or objectionable in a reasonable
4. Disrupt the flow of chat areas with vulgar language, abusiveness, or other
conduct that may disrupt normal activities.
5. Pretend to be anyone whom you are not. You may not impersonate another
user, a BANNED.COM.com staff member, or anyone else.
6. Post any unsolicited advertising, promotional materials, or any other
forms of solicitation. We reserve the right to remove content at any time,
including any content that violates these standards. We are not responsible
for any objectionable material you may encounter while using the Site.
MODIFICATIONS TO TERMS OF SERVICE, MEMBER POLICIES
BANNED.COM reserves the right to change the TOS or policies regarding the
use of the Service at any time and to notify you by posting an updated version
of the TOS on this Web site. You are responsible for regularly reviewing
the TOS. Continued use of the Service after any such changes shall constitute
your consent to such changes.
COPYRIGHT COMPLAINTS AND COPYRIGHT
AGENT BANNED.COM respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask
you to do the same. In order to protect the intellectual property of people
from misuse we ask you to help us. If you believe that your work has been
copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement and is accessible
on the BANNED.COM site, please provide BANNED.COM's Copyright Agent the
1. An electronic or physical signature of the owner
of the copyright or of the person authorized to act on behalf
of the owner of the copyright interest;
2. A description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed
including the URL (i.e., Internet address) or other specific location on
the BANNED.COM site where the material that you claim is infringing is located,
including enough information to allow us to locate the material and why you
believe an infringement has taken place;
3. A description of the location where the original or an authorized copy
of the copyrighted work exists, for example the URL (i.e., Internet address)
where it is posted or the name of the book in which it has been published;
4. Your address, telephone number, and email address;
5. A statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed
use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
6. A statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information
in your Notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized
to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
BANNED.COM's Copyright Agent for Notice of claims of copyright infringement
can be reached as follows: By mail:
Arizona St. Redlands CA 92373
BANNED.COM will terminate access to the BANNED.COM
site to those who engage in repeated acts of infringement.
LIABILITY AND WARRANTY
We and anyone who helped us to create, produce, deliver, or maintain the
site are not liable for any damages that may result from your use of the
site. This includes direct, incidental, consequential, indirect, or punitive
damages and attorneys' fees arising from your access to, or use of, the
site, including but not limited to challenges or actions for infringement,
libel, and slander. Therefore, your use of this site is at your risk only.
Further, everything on the site is provided to you "as is," without
warranties of any kind, either express or implied, unless such warranties
are legally incapable of exclusion. Upon our request, you agree to indemnify
and hold us harmless from all liabilities, claims and expenses, including
attorneys' fees, that arise from any breach of these terms of service for
which you are responsible, or from the use of this service or the transmission
of any content through this service. In other words, if you do something
that, according to these terms, warrants your termination from the service
or expulsion from the site, you must accept full responsibility for anything
that happens afterwards.