This acceptable use policy sets out the terms between you and us under which you may access our website someonesbook.com (our site).
This acceptable use policy applies to all users of, and visitors to, our site.
Your use of our site means that you accept, and agree to abide by, all the policies in this acceptable use policy, which supplement our terms of website use (Click here to view).
Whenever you make use of a feature that allows you to make Submissions (posts, comments, reviews, suggestions, ideas, questions, audio, photo, video or any other content uploads made to any website under this domain by any means including but not limited to electronic mail) to our site, or to make contact with other users of our site, you must comply with the content standards below.
You warrant that any such Submission you make complies with these standards, and you will be liable to us and indemnify us for any breach of that warranty.
In order to register as a [Member] with Someone’s Book, you are required to confirm your acceptance to be bound by these Terms.
We will not be responsible, or liable to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any Submission made by you or any other user of our site.
The views expressed by other users on our site do not represent our views or values.
Subject to the below, all Submissions will appear on our site as they are made by the user, and will only be sent for moderation if a complaint is received via a notice on our [Abuse Notice and Takedown Procedure].
We have the right to remove any Submission you make on our site if, in our opinion, your Submission does not comply with these content standards.
Where a Submission is being moderated, the Submission will be hidden from the site.
You may use our site and its content only for lawful purposes.
You may not use our site or the content on it:
We will from time to time provide interactive services on our site, including, without limitation:Chat rooms. Bulletin boards. (interactive services).
Where we do provide any interactive service, we will provide clear information to you about the kind of service offered, if it is moderated and what form of moderation is used (including whether it is human or technical).
We will do our best to assess any possible risks for users from third parties when they use any interactive service provided on our site, and we will decide in each case whether it is appropriate to use moderation of the relevant service (including what kind of moderation to use) in the light of those risks. However, we are under no obligation to oversee, monitor or moderate any interactive service we provide on our site, and we expressly exclude our liability for any loss or damage arising from the use of any interactive service by a user in contravention of our content standards, whether the service is moderated or not.
[The use of any of our interactive services by a minor is subject to the consent of their parent or guardian. We advise parents who permit their children to use an interactive service that it is important that they communicate with their children about their safety online, as moderation is not foolproof. Minors who are using any interactive service should be made aware of the potential risks to them.]
Where we do moderate an interactive service, we will normally provide you with a means of contacting the moderator, should a concern or difficulty arise.
These content standards apply to any and all submissions you make. You must comply with the spirit and the letter of the following standards. The standards apply to each part of any Submission as well as to its whole.
Submissions must not:
Whilst you retain all of your ownership rights in your Submissions, when you make Submissions to our site, you grant us the following licenses:
a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, irrevocable, and fully sub-licensable right to: use, reproduce, modify, adapt, translate, distribute, publish, create derivative works from and publicly display and perform such Submissions throughout the world in any media, now known or hereafter devised; and use the name that you submit in connection with such Submission. You acknowledge that Someone’s Book may choose to provide attribution of your Submissions at our discretion. You agree to waive any moral rights in the Submission. You further grant Someone’s Book the right to pursue at law any person or entity that violates your or Someone’s Book’s rights in the Submissions by a breach of this Agreement. You acknowledge and agree that Submissions are non-confidential and non-proprietary.
We will determine, in our discretion, whether there has been a breach of this acceptable use policy through your use of our site. When a breach of this policy has occurred, we may take such action as we deem appropriate.
We may revise this acceptable use policy at any time by amending this page. You are expected to check this page from time to time to take notice of any changes we make, as they are legally binding on you. Some of the provisions contained in this acceptable use policy may also be superseded by provisions or notices published elsewhere on our site.