TERMS/AGREEMENT: You agree, through your use of Whats Ur Beef, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, adult material, or otherwise in violation of any International Canadian or United States Federal or provincial law.
You agree, through your use of Whats Ur Beef, that you will indemnify and hold harmless the owners of Whats Ur Beef or any related websites to Whats Ur Beef, its staff, and its subsidiaries from any posted content you leave on Whats Ur Beef by your own keystroke, voice notation or any other digital, wireless or electronic manner. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have written consent from the owner of the copyrighted material. Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also forbidden on this forum/website.
Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of Whats Ur Beef to confirm the validity of all posted content. Please remember that we can not always actively monitor all the posted messages and or content, and as such, are not responsible for the content contained within. We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of Whats Ur Beef, its staff, its subsidiaries, or Whats Ur Beef's owners.
Anyone who feels that a posted message or content is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderator of Whats Ur Beef immediately. The staff and the owner of Whats Ur Beef reserve the right to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if they determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, please realize that they may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information as well. You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of Whats Ur Beef, any related websites to Whats Ur Beef, its staff, and its subsidiaries.
The owners of Whats Ur Beef also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on Whats Ur Beef) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of Whats Ur Beef. Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from Whats Ur Beef or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement.
Also note, that the software places a cookie, which is a small text file containing bits of information (such as your username and password), in your browser's cache. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. The software does not collect or send any other form of information to your computer.
RULES: 1.) No mouthing off -- This means none. This is a forum, not a place to be an internet tough guy. 2.) Respect other opinions -- Just because you have one does not make it right, it doesn't make it wrong either. All we ask is to respect other members opinions. 3.) Staff have the last say -- What they say goes. If you have a disagreement with another member and they break it up, then that's it. Respect the decision.
What information we collect about you
We may collect the following information when you use our website: -Username -Email Address -Date of Birth -IP Address -Other data collected that could directly or indirectly identify you.
Cookies and other tracking scripts A cookie is a small file which asks permission to be placed on your computer's hard drive. Once you agree, the file is added and the cookie helps analyze web traffic or lets you know when you visit a particular site. Cookies allow web applications to respond to you as an individual. The web application can tailor its operations to your needs, likes and dislikes by gathering and remembering information about your preferences. We use traffic log cookies to identify which pages are being used. This helps us analyze data about web page traffic and improve our website in order to tailor it to customer needs. We only use this information for statistical analysis purposes and then the data is removed from the system. Overall, cookies help us provide you with a better website, by enabling us to monitor which pages you find useful and which you do not. A cookie in no way gives us access to your computer or any information about you, other than the data you choose to share with us. You can choose to accept or decline cookies. Most web browsers automatically accept cookies, but you can usually modify your browser setting to decline cookies if you prefer. This may prevent you from taking full advantage of the website.
If at any time you have questions about our privacy practices or any of your rights described below, you may reach us at email@example.com
How we use information we collect We require this information to understand your needs and provide you with a better service, and in particular for the following reasons: -Internal record keeping including service optimization, website stats. -We may use the information to improve our website for our members. -We may periodically send newsletter emails about the site, which we think you may find interesting using the email address which you have provided.
Data about Usage of Services Is automatically collected when you use and interact with Whats Ur Beef, including Internet Protocol (IP) address, browser type and o/s the date and time the Services were used.
How we store and secure information we collect While we implement safeguards designed to protect your information, no security system is impenetrable and due to the inherent nature of the Internet, we cannot guarantee that data, during transmission through the Internet or while stored on our systems or otherwise in our care, is absolutely safe from intrusion by others.
Compliance with legal, regulatory and law enforcement requests. We cooperate with government and law enforcement officials and private parties to enforce and comply with the law. We will disclose any information about you to government or law enforcement officials or private parties as we, in our sole discretion, believe necessary or appropriate to respond to claims and legal process (such as subpoena requests), to protect our property and rights or the property and rights of a third party, to protect the safety of the public or any person, or to prevent or stop activity we consider to be illegal or unethical.
Communicating with you.
We may contact you directly such as necessary if there are any rules broken on the site.
These contacts may include: -Email -Private Message
Transfer of personal data abroad. If you utilize our Services from a country other than the country where our servers are located, your communications with us may result in transferring your personal data across international borders
Links to other websites Our website may contain links to other websites of interest. However, once you have used these links to leave our site, you should note that we do not have any control over that other website. Therefore, we cannot be responsible for the protection and privacy of any information which you provide whilst visiting such sites and such sites are not governed by this privacy statement. You should exercise caution and look at the privacy statement applicable to the website in question.
Controlling your personal information We will not sell, distribute or lease your personal information to third parties unless we have your permission or are required by law to do so. We may use your personal information to send you promotional information about third parties which we think you may find interesting if you tell us that you wish this to happen. You may request details of personal information which we hold about you under by visiting your profile and clicking export data. If you believe that any information we are holding on you is incorrect or incomplete, please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. We will promptly correct any information found to be incorrect.