WELCOME TO DORIE WITT'S WEBSITE!
TO EVERYBODY WHO VISITS US - PLEASE READ!!!

PARENTS SHOULD ALWAYS SUPERVISE THEIR MINOR CHILDREN (UNDER 18) WHILE USING THE INTERNET!

The Dorie Witt Website does not knowingly collect or solicit Personally Identifiable Information from or about minors under the age of 13, except as permitted by law. If we discover that we have received any information from a minor under the age of 13 in violation of this policy, we will immediately DELETE that information. If you are under the age of 13, please do not use our Website.- This action is in compliance with 15 U.S.C.A., Section 6502 and The Children's On Line Privacy Protection Act Rules (COPPA).

The Dorie Witt Website is intended to benefit teenagers by providing a discussion forum allowing teenagers to communicate their concerns about bullying, isolation and alienation and other social topics faced by young adults.

OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE
Your using and visiting the Dorie Witt Website means that you agree to the Terms and Conditions of Use and understand- and agree to our Privacy Policy. These Terms of Use Apply To All Users of The Website.- These terms of use are subject to change without notice to you and your continued use of our website signifies that you agree to our new terms. -If you do not agree to any of these terms and conditions, PLEASE DO NOT USE OUR WEBSITE.

Our Privacy Policy
The Dorie Witt Website does not share any information about you, including your email address, name or moniker. Although your comments, responses to our surveys, and any information you post, upload or disseminate to us about the topics we discuss in our forum will be considered public and not confidential, they will be shared at our sole discretion and your identity and the source of your comments will not be revealed except in accordance with applicable laws and in regard to your conduct as described below. -

The Dorie Witt Website Wants To Help You By Telling You About Others Resources You Can Contact. The Dorie Witt Website may include links to other third party websites which are not owned or controlled by us.- We have no control over and cannot assume responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites.- We also cannot and will not censor or edit the content of third party websites.- You expressly release us from any liability from your use of such third party websites. Since we cannot be responsible, we encourage you to read the terms and conditions of any third party websites you visit since using The Dorie Witt Website. -

Please Follow The Dorie Witt Website Rules
We grant you the permission to use the Dorie Witt Website provided that

  1. your use of The Dorie Witt website is permitted only for your personal and noncommercial use
  2. you will not reproduce, copy or distribute any part of the Dorie Witt Website in any manner or medium without our express permission in writing;
  3. you will not amend, change, alter or modify any part of our Website
  4. You will comply with our Terms and Conditions of Use.

Your Conduct on The Dorie Witt Website
Your conduct on The Dorie Witt website is important to us since we are a social forum open to the public for young adults to air their concerns and opinions about social issues. You are able to publicly upload, distribute through or publish, and post text and information, responses to our surveys, (User Content) on The Dorie Witt Website but should not otherwise identify yourself and do so at your risk.

You understand that we cannot control the User Content posted on The Dorie Witt Website and therefore, we do not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of the User Content.- You understand and acknowledge that by using the Dorie Witt Website you may be exposed to User Content that you may consider offensive or objectionable. We will not be held liable or responsible under any circumstances for User Content, including but not limited to, any loss or damages incurred as a result of the use of any User Content or for any errors or omissions made by any User Content. -You also understand that we may not Pre-Screen User Content but that we and/or our designees, may, in our sole discretion, shall have the right to refuse or move any User Content that is available to us on our Website.- Without limiting the foregoing, we and our designees shall have the right to remove any User Content which is in violation of our Terms of Use or is otherwise considered objectionable in our sole discretion.- You understand and agree that you solely must determine and bear all risks in connection with the User Content, including relying on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of the User Content.- You also acknowledge that you may not rely on any User Content as well as any other information and materials on our Website. Although we have no obligation to monitor for violations of this Agreement or for other illegal or improper conduct, we may do so and may disclose information regarding Users and User Content for any reason, including but not limited to satisfying laws, regulations, governmental, legal or law-enforcement requests; to operate our Website properly, and to protect our users.

The Dorie Witt Website makes no express or implied warranties, including but not limited warranties of title, noninfringement, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.- The Dorie Witt Website will not be liable for any consequential, incidental, indirect, exemplary, and punitive or multiple damages even if advised in advance of the possibilities of such damages.- The liabilities limited by this paragraph include, without limitation, liability for negligence.- You understand that The Dorie Witt Website service may be interrupted and may not be free from viruses and other harmful components.

Your Parents Permission to Use The Dorie Witt Website and Our Rights to Information You Post On Our Forum You understand and acknowledge that your User Content collected for The Dorie Witt Website does not take personal identifying information of its participants. Any and every time you post on, upload, distribute through or publish your User Content on The Dorie Witt Website, you are affirming that it is original to you and that you have your parent(s)- or guardian(s)- consent to do so.- You and your parent(s) or guardian(s) authorize The Dorie Witt Website and its licensees, distributors, agents, and representatives and any other authorized users to use your postings, in whole or in part, throughout the Universe in Perpetuity, in any and all media, in any manner now known or hereinafter devised, alone or together as a part of other material of any nature.- By posting, uploading, distributing through and publishing Your User Content with the permission of your parent(s) and Guardian(s), with respect to your User Content, and with or without further notice to you, with or without further attribution and without further permission or payment to you or anyone representing you, you agree to grant The Dorie Witt Website the right to use, or not use, edit, copy, reproduce, transmit, broadcast, comment on and respond to, display, comment on, remove, distribute, publish, create new works or derivative works using the materials or otherwise exploit your User Content in any manner or medium, now or hereafter known and devised, including but not limited to advertising, merchandising, broadcasting, trade and commercial purposes, electronically, wireless transmission, or hard copy distribution, whether alone or as part of a collective work. -You also agree and acknowledge that the User Content you transmit to us via any format, electronic mail or otherwise, will be deemed and treated as Non-Confidential Information and Non-Proprietary and may be used by us, other users, our affiliates, licensees, and/or assignees without any encumbrances of any kind, including payment. Further, we shall be able to use any ideas, concepts, or techniques included in any communication or User Content you transmit to us, including but not limited to creating any products, services or marketing or promotional plans incorporating such information.

Our Intellectual Property Rights
You understand and acknowledge that the content on our Website, our materials, interface, information, text, graphics, script, photos, sounds, music, interactive features (-Website Materials and Content-) and our service and trademarks, logos (trademarks) included on our Website are owned by us or licensed to us and we reserve all rights in and to the Website materials, Content and trademarks not expressly granted to you.- The Website Materials and Content and trademarks are provide to you As Is for your information and personal use only and may not be used, copied, reproduced, distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, or otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without our prior written consent. You agree to not use, copy, or distribute the Website materials and Content for commercial purposes. You also agree to include any and all copyright and proprietary notices in the Website Materials and Content and trademarks should you download or print any copies of these.- You agree to not disable or interfere with any security related features, if any, included on the Website.

In Using The Dorie Witt Website You Agree NOT To:

  1. abuse, harass, threaten, impersonate or intimidate any person or entity, including but not limited to The Dorie Witt Website personnel;
  2. post, upload or distribute any material that is libelous, defamatory, harassing, obscene, pornographic, abusive or deliberately offensive;
  3. post, upload or distribute any materials that infringe upon the intellectual property or privacy rights of any third party, including without limitation any User Content that includes a third party-s copyrighted work or personal and/or private information;
  4. post, upload or distribute any otherwise information considered confidential or proprietary;
  5. send any unsolicited email (Spam) or contribute or facilitate in any way in sending Spam;
  6. collect or gather information about our Website visitors without their express consent;
  7. remove any copyright, trademark or proprietary rights notices on The Dorie Witt Website, any of our content or any other materials available on The Dorie Witt Website;
  8. access or attempt to access through any means, without authorization, any computer system involved in the delivery of our Website or breach any securities in our Website;
  9. interfere or attempt to interfere with the operation, delivery and dissemination of our Website.

Claims of Copyright Infringement
The Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (the DMCA) provides relief for copyright owners who believe that material appearing on the Internet infringes their rights under US Copyright law.- If you believe, in good faith, that materials hosted by The Dorie Witt Website infringe your copyright, you (or your agent) may send us a notice requesting that the material be removed, or access to it blocked.- The notice must include the following information: 1) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed; 2) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed (or if multiple copyrighted works located on the Website are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works); 3) identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or the subject of infringing activity, and the information reasonably sufficient to allow The Dorie Witt Website to locate the material on the Website; 4) the name, address, telephone number and email address (if available) of the complaining party; 5) a statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that the use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent or the law; and 6) a statement that the information in the notification is accurate and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed. If you believe in good that that a notice of copyright infringement has been wrongly filed by The Dorie Witt Website against you, the DMCA permits you to send The Dorie Witt Website a counter notice. Notices and Counternotices must meet the then current statutory requirements imposed by the DMCA, see http://www.loc.gov/copyright for details. Notices and counter notices with respect to The Dorie Witt Website should be sent to: Patricia A. Jones, Attorney At Law, 20 Park Plaza, Suite 400, Boston, MA 02116. We suggested that you consult a legal advisor before filing notice or counter notice.- Also please be aware that penalties may exist for false claims under the DMCA.

Miscellaneous
You will defend and indemnify The Dorie Witt Website and its subsidiaries, parents, affiliated companies (including its and their officers, employees, contractors, representatives, suppliers, and licensees) from any against and all claims by any third parties arising out of or related to any of your Content and Profiles, including without limited to the acceptable use of The Website and your activities in connection with The Dorie Witt Website. Your have an obligation includes payment of all losses, expenses, damages, liabilities, costs, including without limitation attorneys fees.

The Dorie Witt Website has the right to assign, at its own election, any rights or obligations herein, in whole or part, to any successors, assigns, parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, or other related entities, and to the extent of such assignment, The Dorie Witt Website shall be relieved of obligations hereunder. Nothing herein shall constitute a partnership or joint venture between you and us and neither party shall hold itself out contrary to the terms of this Agreement. This Agreement shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, and applicable to agreements entered into and wholly performed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to any conflict of law principals.

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