POLICY AND TERMS OF SERVICE FOR WOMANKNOWS.COM
(As of January 1st, 2007)
Womanknows.com is provided free of charge to you
(unless otherwise indicated), by Womanknows.com BY SIGNING ON TO THE
WOMANKNOWS.COM AS A GUEST AND/OR COMPLETING THE REGISTRATION PROCESS AND
SELECTING THE "LOG IN" OPTION, YOU ARE INDICATING YOUR AGREEMENT
TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS OF SERVICE AS SUCH TERMS MAY BE MODIFIED FROM
TIME TO TIME. Website provided to you by Womanknows.com shall not be liable
to you for any breach of these Terms of Service. If you do not agree to
these Terms of Service, please do not register for or enter the
Womanknows.com reserves the right, at its sole
discretion, to immediately, without notice, suspend or terminate your
registration's with or ability to access the Womanknows.com website and
services. Womanknows.com may modify or discontinue the any portion thereof
or any services with or without notice to you and without liability to you
or any third party.
If you are under the age of 13 (12 or younger), you may not provide any
information about yourself to Womanknows.com website. While you may view
content on the Site, you may not register with the Site, enter any forum or
participate in any of our bulletin boards or other activities that
would let you enter information about yourself.
As the provider of solutions for women online our
of you while you are within the womanknows.com website, as well as ways in
which we process and, sometimes, disseminate information collected from
you. You are of course free to use the majority of our site without
providing any personal information.
We frequently provide information and links to
third party advertisers or partners. Information on how to access the
privacy practices of these third parties is included below as well. If you
have any questions or concerns that we do not answer in this Policy, please
send us an email at email@example.com
In order to use many of Womanknows.com features,
tools and services, we ask you to register to become a member. During this
member registration process, we will ask you for personally identifiable
information such as your name, email address, mailing address, zip code,
country, gender, birthdates, age, member name and password. Your personally
identifiable information we are collecting on that page will not be shared
with unaffiliated third parties.
Womanknows.com uses the information it gathers for
several purposes, such as to understand more about our audience's
interests, to communicate with you and to give you a better experience when
visiting the Womanknows.com by personalizing tools.
Womanknows.com, its advertisers and partners may
ask you for information in order to provide you with access to goods,
services and tools. When personally identifiable information provided by
you is collected Womanknows.com sponsor or partner, your permission will be
the collection and dissemination of the information provided if different
from Womanknows.com policy.
further agree not to use the Womanknows.com website to send or post on message boards or any
place on the Womanknows.com any message or material of any kind or nature
that is unlawful, harassing, libelous, defamatory, abusive, threatening,
harmful, vulgar, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, racially offensive,
inaccurate, or otherwise objectionable material or that encourages conduct
that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or
otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international
law or regulation, or encourage the use of controlled substances. For
purposes of the immediately preceding sentence, "masked"
vulgarity, obscenity or symbol in your post, message or otherwise on the
Womanknwos.com website reserves the right to delete any such material
from the Womanknows.com website will cooperate fully with any law
enforcement officials and/or agencies in the investigation of any person or
persons who violate the Terms of Service. You further agree not to
use an inappropriate member name of any kind. You agree not to post or use
the Womanknows.com to distribute or
send any illegal material of any kind, including but not limited to,
illegal material in the form of text, graphics, video, programs or audio.
Posting content or participating in any form of discussion with the intention
to commit any illegal activity is strictly prohibited.
Many areas of the Womanknows.com are reserved for
members who have registered with us this is necessary so that
Womanknows.com can assure the quality of its forums.
Womanknows.com offers free electronic newsletters
on a variety of topics. If you choose to subscribe to any of these
newsletters, currently the only information you will be required to provide
is a valid email address. Please remember that any information you disclose
in these public forum areas becomes public information and is immediately
accessible on the Womanknows.com, so it is important for you to exercise
discretion and appropriate caution when deciding to reveal personal
information in these areas. You
alone are responsible for the content of your messages, and any
consequences of such messages. Womanknows.com reserves the right to
terminate your registration if it becomes aware and determines, in its sole
discretion, that you are violating any of the following guidelines.Womanknows.com
may decide to delete any forum posts information at any time it chooses. At
any time, you can contact us through firstname.lastname@example.org
to have your contact preference changed to "Do Not Contact Me."
Our surveys ask for opinions on various issues and
very often these surveys and polls are sponsored by or associated with
Womanknows.com advertisers and partners. Occasionally, we may request
demographic information (like zip code, age or gender). Some survey answers
may be added to your member portrait (so that we can better provide you
with content, ads and offers that are most appropriate for you).
Womanknows.com offers the ability to forward an
article to another person via email, we will use the recipient's email
address in order to send the article. We do not use the recipient's email
address for any other purpose unless such recipient gives us permission to
The Womanknows.com contains links to advertiser and
partner websites. We cannot be responsible for the privacy practices or the
content of such non-Womanknows.com websites, and we do not control the
practices of any of our advertisers or partners to whom we are linked.
If you have additional questions about how one of
our advertisers partners or sponsors use information about you, we urge you
to contact them directly.
Womanknows.com does not sell or otherwise share
personally identifiable information with unaffiliated third parties.
Womanknows.com provides you with the ability to
access, correct or change certain information in your member portrait at
any time, including contact information or other information you've
provided to us. However, you cannot currently change your member name
although you may re-register and choose a new name.
You may not copy, reproduce, retransmit,
distribute, publish, commercially exploit or otherwise transfer any
material taken of Womanknows.com website.
are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your information and
password. You shall be responsible for all uses of your registration,
whether or not authorized by you. You agree to immediately notify
of any unauthorized use of your registration or password.
YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT USE OF THE WOMANKNOWS.COM
WEBSITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK AND YOU
UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT ANY MATERIAL AND/OR DATA DOWNLOADED OR OTHERWISE
OBTAINED THROUGH THE USE OF THE WOMANKNOWS.COM IS AT YOUR OWN DISCRETION
AND RISK AND THAT YOU WILL BE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY DAMAGE TO YOUR
COMPUTER SYSTEM OR LOSS OF DATA THAT RESULTS FROM THE DOWNLOAD OF SUCH
MATERIAL AND/OR DATA.
YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT WOMANKNOWS.COM DOES
NOT GUARANTEE THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS OR USEFULNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE OF ANY INFORMATION PROVIDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE WOMANKNOWS.COM
AND IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS OR FOR THE RESULTS
OBTAINED FROM THE USE OF SUCH INFORMATION. THE INFORMATION IS PROVIDED WITH
THE UNDERSTANDING THAT NEITHER WOMANKNOWS.COM NOR ITS MEMBERS, WHILE SUCH
MEMBERS ARE PARTICIPATING IN THE WOMANKNOWS.COM, ARE ENGAGED IN RENDERING
LEGAL, MEDICAL, COUNSELING OR OTHER PROFESSIONAL SERVICES OR ADVICE.
WOMANKNOWS.COM ENCOURAGES YOU TO SEEK APPROPRIATE PROFESSIONAL ADVICE OR
CARE FOR ANY SITUATION OR PROBLEM WHICH YOU MAY HAVE.
WOMANKNOWS.COM SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
LOSS OR DAMAGE CAUSED, OR ALLEGED TO HAVE BEEN CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR
INDIRECTLY, BY THE INFORMATION OR IDEAS CONTAINED, SUGGESTED OR REFERENCED
IN THE WOMANKNOWS.COM WEBSITE. YOUR PARTICIPATION IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. NO
ADVICE OR INFORMATION, WHETHER ORAL OR WRITTEN, OBTAINED BY YOU FROM
WOMANKNOWS.COM OR THROUGH THE ITS EMPLOYEES, CONSULTANTS AND/OR EXPERTS
SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY NOT EXPRESSLY MADE HEREIN.
WOMANKNOWS.COM SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY
FITNESS TRAINING MATERIAL YOU MAY READ ON WOMANKNOWS.COM WEBSITE.
WE EXCLUDE ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES INCLUDING THOSE
OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT
Womanknows.com assumes no responsibility for the
deletion of or failure to store e-mail messages.
GUIDELINES REGARDING CHILDREN
Personal information about children is a concern
for all of us. At Womanknows.com, we take the protection of children's
privacy very seriously. Womanknows.com does not encourage participation or
visitation by children. Visitors who are known to be under the age of 13
are prohibited from becoming a member. Anyone under the age of eighteen is
discouraged from participating in any sex related chats or message boards
and we ask that no one less that eighteen years of age become a community
If you have any questions and/or concerns about our
Womanknows.com website provides links to other websites
which are not controlled by Womanknows.com and is not responsible for the
accuracy, copyright compliance, legality or decency of material contained
on any other website. We encourage you to be aware when you leave our
website and to read the privacy statements of each website that collects
personally identifiable information.
We take measures to protect our website but there
is no guaranty that the Womanknows.com website will be free of infection by
viruses or any other contaminating or destructive properties. The user
accepts sole responsibility and risk associated with the use and results of
Womanknows.com website materials, irrespective of the purpose to which such
use or results are applied.
PLEASE DO NOT DISCLOSE PERSONAL INFORMATION IN CHAT
ROOMS. WHENEVER YOU DO SO, ALL OF 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.
Additional resources on information privacy maybe found http://www.epic.org