Thursday, February 2, 2017
TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR WRITERS, HOSTS, AND EDITORS…
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY BEFORE APPLYING TO BECOME A J4US.COM WRITERS AND HOSTS . All j4us.com Writers and Hosts agree to the following terms and conditions and other applicable law. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please do not apply to become a j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors .
Definition of Content:
j4us.com defines Content as but is not limited to, any text, comments, article(s), audio(s), link(s), image(s), animation(s), video(s), or downloads submitted for publication or given permission to be published in any channel/area of j4us.com, its affiliated sites, and/or on j4us.com’s social media pages i.e. Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram, etc.
YOU ACCEPT THESE TERMS: By submitting an application for consideration as a j4us.com Volunteer Writer, Host, or Editor, you agree that you have read this Agreement and agree to be bound by it.
UPDATES TO TERMS: Please note that these Terms may be revised and reissued, by posting updated terms on this Site. You consent and agree to receive notices of updates to these Terms through our posting of updated Terms on the j4us.com site. You should visit this page regularly to review the current terms. Your continued use of the Site and or submission of content will be deemed as irrevocable acceptance of any revisions.
LEGAL CAPACITY: This is a general audience Site for adults and young adults. j4us.com, j4us.com’s related sites, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates will assume (and by using this Site you warrant that) you have legal capacity to enter into the agreement set out in these Terms (i.e., that you are of sufficient age and mental capacity and are otherwise entitled to be legally bound in contract).
VOLUNTEER WRITERS, HOSTS, AND EDITORS AGREE NOT TO USE J4US.COM or ANY PART OF J4US.COM’s SUB-SITES TO:
- Post, upload or otherwise transmit or link to Content that is: unlawful; threatening; harmful; abusive; pornographic or includes nudity; offensive; harassing;
- Remove, alter, cover, or distort any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notice we include in or through our Content;
- Circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with our security-related features including, without limitation, any features that prevent or restrict the use of or copying of any software or other Service Content;
- Use an automatic device (such as a robot or spider) or manual process to copy or “scrape” the Website or Service Content for any purpose (except for that which routinely occurs through the use of bona fide search engines) without our express written permission;
- Collect or harvest any personally identifiable information or non-personally identifiable information from our Services, members, or content including, without limitation, user names, passwords, email addresses, etc. ;
- Solicit j4us.com’s users/members to join, become members, or donate money;
- Use j4us.com or using any j4us.com name or likeness or other organization on your website or in your organization without j4us.com’s prior written approval;
- Attempt to or interfere with the proper working of our Services or impair, overburden, or disable the same;
- De-compile, reverse engineer, or disassemble any portion of our software or other Service Content, or our Services;
- Send or cause to send (directly or indirectly) unsolicited bulk messages or other unsolicited bulk communications of any kind through j4us.com Services. If you do so, you acknowledge you will have caused substantial harm to J4us.com, and that the amount of harm would be extremely difficult to measure. As a reasonable estimation of such harm, you agree to pay J4us.com $50 for each actual or intended recipient of such communication;
- Use network-monitoring software to determine architecture of or extract usage data from our Services;
- Encourage conduct that violates any local, state or federal law, either civil or criminal, or impersonate another user, person, or entity;
- Introduce or engage in activity that involves the use of viruses, bots, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment, or otherwise permit the unauthorized use of or access to a computer or a computer network;
- Violate U.S. export laws, including, without limitation, violations of the Export Administration Act and the Export Administration Regulations administered by the Department of Commerce; or
- Engage in any conduct that restricts or inhibits any other user from using or enjoying our Services.
THE INFORMATION YOU GIVE US MUST BE CORRECT: To access this Site or some of the resources it has to offer, you may be asked to provide registration details. It is a condition of use of this Site that all the details you provide be correct, current and complete. If we believe the details are not correct, current, or complete, we have the right to refuse you access to the Site, or any of its resources and to terminate or suspend your account.
CONTENT REQUIREMENTS: All Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors agree to keep the community thriving; j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors accounts will expire after 2 months of inactivity (no postings). This allows another person the opportunity to help keep our community thriving and to take over a channel where an inactive Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors may have left off.
PUBLICATION PERIOD: The j4us.com and its related sites retain the right to publish/run the article/content for as long as it deems fit. There is no guaranteed lock-in period or minimum/maximum period of it being online.
Volunteer Contributing Writers agree to submit a minimum of 2 piece of unique content per month.
Volunteer Channel Hosts agree to submit at least 5 pieces of unique content per month.
All Volunteers Agree: Volunteer retains all ownership and copyright rights to content that they’ve authored and submitted to j4us.com. However once content has been submitted to j4us.com, j4us.com has the right to continue to publish, edit, reject, and archive the Volunteer’s submitted content even if the Volunteer is no longer a Volunteer for j4us.com.
Media: As Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors for j4us.com you understand and give your permission for j4us.com and its affiliates to use your likeness on the site and on materials as it pertains to j4us.com’s, Just For Us Ministries.
Archiving: Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors agree to allow j4us.com, Just For Us Ministries and its affiliates to archive materials you submit to j4us.com for publication.
Deny, Terminate: j4us.com, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates reserves the right to deny any applicants, terminate any Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors , or reassign any Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors to a different channel without notice. Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors are not required to stay with j4us.com for any specific length of time and can quit at their own discretion and reapply at their own discretion.
Editing: j4us.com, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates reserve the right to edit, omit, display, and publish any content submitted to j4us.com, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates. In the interest of style, design and so on, content may be styled in a particular manner to fit the style and design of j4us.com and its related sites with no prior notification to the Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors . If the Chief Executive Editor Shelle Frelo feels that the article can be placed in any other part of j4us.com or its related sites, it shall do so without any notice to the Writer but will contact the Host by email. The Writer and Host will have absolutely no say in deciding/suggesting where content will be placed.
Pomo Information: The j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors may use the name of this j4us.com and the home page URL (j4us.com) only, for personal promotional purposes, i.e. to identify him/her as a j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors for this website, and nothing beyond that. But cannot deep link to other sections of this website without prior written permission from the Chief Executive Editor Shelle Frelo. j4us.com and its related sites retains the right to promote any submitted content on social media sites including but not limited to: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Pinterest, etc. j4us.com also has the right to promote the j4us.com Collaborator on social media through but not limited to forums, groups, posts, tweets, etc.
Plagiarism And Infringements: If at any point in time, j4us.com receives a complaint of plagiarism or infringement, and if it is ultimately convinced that it is indeed so, the said content shall be promptly removed from the website. If a j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors receives two complaints of plagiarism and or infringement and it is indeed so the j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors will be terminated with no further notice and j4us.com will issue a formal notice to its readers of its disassociation with the Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors on its website.
No Guarantee Of Publishing: the Chief Executive Editor Shelle Frelo of j4us.com and its related sites reserves the right at any time to reject any submission at her sole discretion. the Chief Executive Editor Shelle Frelo of j4us.com and its j4us.com’s related sites reserves the right at any time to reject any submission that it deems inappropriate at her sole discretion. j4us.com, j4us.com’s related sites, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates makes no claims or warranties as to whether your articles or any of submitted content will be published by a certain date or make any claims or guarantees of publication at all. j4us.com, j4us.com’s related sites, Just For Us Ministries, and/or its affiliates is not responsible for the loss of any article or writing that you submit for posting to the site. The j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors , by submitting content, expressly waives off any right to insist on a suitable place in this website for the publication of the content. j4us.com and the j4us.com related sites may or may not maintain an archive or articles/content bank of such guest articles.
UNACCEPTABLE CONTENT: Pornography and sex-related merchandising and material is prohibited on j4us.com, j4us.com’s related sites, just for us ministries, and/or its affiliates. This includes sites that may infer sexual content, or links to adult content elsewhere. If we find out that you are submitting, uploading, and/or linking to adult material, we will be forced to remove your account and block your ip address. The Chief Executive Editor Shelle Frelo of j4us.com will be the sole arbiter in determining violations of this provision. Also prohibited are sites that promote any illegal activity or present content that may be damaging to j4us.com servers or any other server on the internet. Links to such materials are also strictly prohibited.
Compensation: Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors fully understand and accept that any content or services submitted or performed to or for j4us.com, its affiliates, or sub-sites will not be compensated for, monetarily, now or ever in the future. Only, due credit (the j4us.com Volunteer Writers, Hosts, and Editors s byline) will be given.
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