PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING AGREEMENT. YOU MAY NOT ACCESS, USE THIS WEBSITE OR SUBMIT ANY WRITTEN MATERIAL TO IT OR TO Writer Big Shot Media Ltd. UNLESS YOU AGREE TO ALL THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS IN THIS WEBSITE USER AGREEMENT.
This web site user agreement is a legal agreement, hereinafter referred to as “agreement,” between you, hereinafter referred to as “you, “and/or “your,” and between Writer Big Shot Media Ltd., and its officers, members, employees, affiliates, and assigns, hereinafter referred to as “we, our and/or us.” Your use of this web site, hereinafter referred to as “site,” is evidence of and subject to your agreement to all the terms, conditions, content, and all future changes, revisions, or amendments of this agreement. We reserve the right to change the terms, fees, conditions, services offered, and content under which this site is offered at any time in our sole discretion, without notice to you, and your continued use of this site constitutes that you are in agreement to any such changes which go into effect immediately after being made to this agreement. You agree to periodically, or each time you use this site, to read this agreement to keep yourself updated on any changes, revisions, or amendments. We reserve the right, at our sole and absolute discretion, to change, modify, add to, supplement or delete any of the terms and conditions of this agreement at any time, including, without limitation, access policies, the availability of site features and services, hours of availability, content, data, software, or equipment needed to access site, the amount of, or basis for, determining any fees or charges for site services, and the institution of new fees or charges for the site. If any future changes to this agreement are unacceptable to you or cause you to no longer be in compliance with this agreement, you may cease to use this site. This site, including but not limited to all information, style, form, text, graphics, photos, video, and code, collectively hereinafter referred to as content, is copyrighted and protected by worldwide trademark, trade dress, copyright and any and all intellectual property laws and treaty provisions.© Copyright 2013 Writer Big Shot Media Ltd. All rights reserved. BringYourStoryToLife.com and Writer Big Shot Media Ltd. are registered trade names. Other products and company names mentioned here on this site are copyrighted and or trademarked to their respective owners unless otherwise specified.
You are only authorized to view and download the content for your own personal non-commercial use as long as provided and authorized by us and providing that you are a natural person who is over the age of 18 years old and that you maintain all copyright, trademark, and other notices contained in the content and this agreement, and that you agree that all rights are reserved by us. You agree not to duplicate and share the content of this site with anyone. You agree to comply with all copyright and trademark laws worldwide in your use of this site and to no unauthorized copying of the content or from materials or services received or purchased as a result of your use of this site. We do not grant to you any express or implied intellectual property rights whatsoever.
Children and persons under the age of 18 are not eligible or authorized to use this “site” unsupervised. If you are under the age of 18, you may only use this site in agreement and under all the terms and conditions of this agreement and in conjunction with and under the supervision, liability and responsibility of your parents or legal guardians, who must read and agree with all the terms and conditions of this agreement prior to any use of the site.
WARRANTY: We provide this site and its’ services “as is” and without any warranty or condition, express, implied, or statutory. We specifically disclaim any implied warranties of title, merchantability, and/or fitness for a particular product, service or purpose and non-infringement. Some states do not allow the disclaimer of implied warranties, so the forgoing disclaimer may not apply to you. This warranty gives you specific legal rights and you may also have other legal rights that vary from state to state. We do not make any representations about the reliability, accuracy, suitability, or timeliness of the content, products or services accessible through the site. We hereby disclaim all warranties and conditions with regard to the information, content, products and services available through this site, including(without limitation)all implied warranties and conditions of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, title and non – infringement.
LIABILITY LIMIT: In no event shall we be liable for lost profits or any special, incidental, consequential, punitive, direct, indirect, exemplary or any other damages whatsoever arising out of or in connection with our site, your use of our site, your inability to use our site, your submission of materials, our services or this agreement, however arising, including negligence, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability or otherwise, even if we have been advised of the possibility of damages. Our liability, and the liability of our subsidiaries, parent company, assigns, officers, members, writers, directors, producers, employees ,to you or any third parties in any circumstance is limited to the greater of : (a) The amount of fees you pay to us in the 12 months prior to the action giving rise to liability, and (b) $100. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
INDEMNITY: You agree to indemnify and hold us and (as applicable) our subsidiaries, parent company, assigns, officers, members, writers, directors, producers, employees, harmless from any claim or demand, including reasonable or unreasonable attorneys’ fees made by you or by any third party due to or arising out of your breach of this agreement or the documents it incorporates by reference, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
BREACH: Without limiting other remedies, we may limit your activity or temporarily or indefinitely prohibit your complete use of the site, remove your submissions, warn our community of your actions, issue a warning, and refuse to provide our services to you if: (a) we, for any reason whatsoever, have reasonable cause to deem ourselves insecure or threatened; (b) you breach this agreement or the documents that it incorporates by reference; (c) we are unable to verify or authenticate any information or material that you provide to us; (d) we believe that your actions may cause financial loss or legal liability for you, our users other parties or ourselves; or (e) we feel that you are directly or indirectly in competition with us in any way whatsoever.
In the event that you breach this agreement, you hereby agree that we would be irreparably damaged if this agreement were not specifically enforced, and therefore you agree that we shall be entitled, without bond, other security, or proof of damages, to appropriate equitable remedies with respect to breaches of this agreement, in addition to such other remedies as we may otherwise have available to us under applicable laws.
FEES, PASSWORDS, REFUNDS, RETURNS AND CANCELLATION POLICY: We charge fees for various items, services, and submissions to and on this site. Submissions, items or services purchased are “as is” and are non refundable or returnable. Unless otherwise stated, all fees and prices are quoted in US dollars. You agree that you are responsible for paying all fees associated with using this site or purchasing products or services including all applicable taxes, all fees in accordance with billing terms for access to a service, your costs for telephone and internet access to use this site, purchase of products, or the ability to submit materials that are in effect at the time that the fee or charge becomes payable. Your ability to access a site service, to purchase a product or to make a submission is subject to any limits established by us or by your credit card issuer, billing service, or other payment methods authorized by us. We may, in our sole and absolute discretion, suspend or terminate your access to this site, a site service or your ability to make a submission and disable your access or delete your submission if :(a) payment cannot be charged to your credit card; (b) your charge is returned to us for any reason; (c) you are paying by cash and you fail to pay any fees when due. You agree to reimburse us for all costs and expenses incurred by us in collecting payments, charges or fees hereof , including but not limited to all bank or service charges, and any reasonable attorneys fees. In addition, when using this site, you agree that you are subject to any posted changes or modifications to this user agreement. You may be required to select a user name and a password, hereinafter referred to as “password”, that are specific to you and your ability to access the site or a site service. Your password is to be kept confidential at all times and you are solely responsible for the security of your password. You may not disclose your password to anyone, or allow your password to be used by anyone other than yourself. We are not responsible for any harm or loss that you may incur as a result of a lost or shared password.
a. You are at least 18 years old and have the legal right to read and / or posses and view the materials and content offered on this site including but not limited to not rated action / drama / adventure / reality / comedy /science fiction and horror videos, books and other materials in your community and legal jurisdiction. You understand and agree by viewing the site content that you may be exposed to verbal descriptions, activity and language commonly seen in written material and heard in local main stream movie theatres that show movies or offer written material of the above mentioned genre.
b. You have provided true, accurate, current, and complete information about yourself as prompted on the site and as submitted by you. You will fully reimburse us for any losses, damages, or expenses( including legal fees) incurred by us due to false or misleading statements made by you or anything false or misleading in your submission of material to us. Your billing address should be the address and phone number your credit card bank has on file for you.
c. You will not use this site for any purpose that is improper, unlawful, in direct or indirect competition with us or prohibited by the terms, conditions, notices, amendments or modifications of and in this agreement and on this site and that you will act in good faith in your relationship with us.
d. You are purchasing items and services on this site for your own personal non commercial use and fully agree that you are not authorized to resell any item, service or any other value, intellectual, actual, real or perceived.
a. Upload, post or otherwise transmit any communications or materials that is unlawful, false, unauthorized, inaccurate or misleading, fraudulent, counterfeit, stolen, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, invasive of another’s privacy, that infringes upon any copyright, trademark, trade secret, patent or other proprietary rights, disruptive to the site or harmful to others.
b. Forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any communications transmitted through the site;
c. Upload, post or otherwise transmit any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, ”junk mail”, “spam”, “chain letters”, “pyramid schemes”, or any other form of solicitation except as otherwise expressly authorized by the us;
d. Disrupt or interfere with the operation of the site or any servers or networks connected to the site service or disrupt any other user’s enjoyment of the site or of any affiliated or linked sites;
e. Violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, regulation, statute, or ordnance;
f. Upload, post or otherwise transmit any material containing child pornography.
g. Upload, post or otherwise transmit any material containing viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancel bots, easter eggs or other computer programming routines that may damage, detrimentally interfere with, or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information, create liability for us or cause us to lose (in whole or part) the services of our ISP or other suppliers or link to this site.
h. Deep link to this site, use any meta tags or other hidden text using your name, trademark or product name, or frame any content without our express written consent;
i. Collect or store personal data about other users or us.
j. Use site for the purpose of competing with us either directly or indirectly
k. Use java script active or other coding or any other actions that interface with site operations.
l. Encourage others to violate the site user agreement
m. Refuse to follow our instruction or direction.
n. Create derivative works based on site or its content.
o. Host or cause this site to be hosted, provide matchmaking service, intercept, emulate or redirect the communication protocols used by us as part of this site regardless of the method used to do so. Such prohibited methods may include, but are not limited to, protocol emulation, reverse engineering, modifying site, adding components to site or using a utility program to host site.
p. Modify or cause to be modified any files that are part of the site, create or use cheats, mods, and/or hacks, or any other third party software designed to modify the site operation, use any third party software that intercepts, mines, or otherwise collects information from or through the site.
By posting messages, submitting photos, written material, movies, video, information, lyrics, music, graphics, dialog, recordings, artwork, stories, or anything else or engaging in other communications to us or this site, hereinafter referred to as “communication, material, materials, submission and/or submissions” you, without waiving or limiting your copyright, grant to us the royalty-free license and rights to download, copy, transfer, email, fax, add editorial commentary, reproduce, display and transmit the materials to and for our staff and/or associates as needed for the sole purpose of providing to you the services as outlined on this site. You further recognize that we do not want you to, and you represent and warrant that you shall not, provide any information or materials to us that are defamatory, threatening, harassing, or otherwise unlawful, or that incorporate the proprietary material of another. You agree and confirm that the material submitted by you was created and is owned by you free and clear of all other interests and encumbrances and that you have the full legal right to submit the material and enter into this agreement. You acknowledge and agree that communications and transmissions to and from this site are not confidential and your submission of any material, communication, transmissions or any content whatsoever does not establish a confidential or fiduciary relationship between you and us. You waive all rights to any claim against us, our directors, officers, agent, suppliers, assigns or employees for any alleged or actual infringement of any proprietary, privacy, copyright, trademark, publicity, moral, or attribution rights in connection with such communication or submission of materials.
You agree and understand that (a) because of our position in the entertainment industry we receive many ideas, formats, written material, graphics, lyrics, stories, photos, video, music, suggestions, and other materials which we do and do not solicit or otherwise request; (b) we will not accept, review or consider your submitted material unless you agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement; (c) you may submit the material or similar material to persons or entities other than us and as such you have made and kept for yourself at least one copy or duplicate of any material submitted to us;(d) you are submitting your materials voluntarily and will not be receiving any compensation from us for your submissions; (e) we will not be returning any original submitted material or copies to you; (f)we may receive and are free to use or purchase any materials provided to us by others which contain elements or aspects, artistic, visual, written, lyrical, musical, or otherwise which are similar or identical to those of the materials submitted by you without violating your copyright or any other rights and without us owing you compensation or entitlement of any kind or amount; (g ) by allowing you to submit materials to us we make no representations, promises or warranties as to any value or gain that your submission will provide to you by us or others and we do not have any obligations whatsoever to you including any obligation by us to use or purchase the materials submitted other then what is stated herein. Nothing in this agreement, including the submission of the submitted material, shall be deemed to place you in any different position from any other member of the general public with respect to submitted material; (h) once materials are submitted by you and it is in our possession for our review, you may not make any changes or modifications to that submitted copy of such material. However, you may submit a new copy of the material with your desired changes or modifications but you will incur a new additional submission fee to do so.
LINKS TO OTHER WEB SITES: This site may contain links to web sites operated by parties other than us. The links are provided for your convenience only. We do not control the linked wed sites and are not responsible for the content on such web sites or their links. By offering links, we do not imply or endorse anything contained on such linked web sites or have any association with operators of the linked web sites.
DISCLAIMER: Information or advice received from this site should not be relied upon for personal, professional, career, medical, legal or financial decisions. You should consult an appropriate professional for specific advice tailored to your situation. Opinions, content, information and commentary stated on this site is that of ours only and is to be used for entertainment and enlightenment purposes only and not to be considered as merchantable or fit for any other purpose.
RELATIONSHIP: There is no confidential, fiduciary, contractual, implied or other relationship created between you and us. You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment or agency relationship exists between you and us as a result of this agreement, use of this site or by your submission of materials.
INTERNATIONAL USERS: This site is controlled, operated and administered by us from our offices within the United States of America. We make no representation that materials on this site are appropriate or available for use at other locations or communities outside of the United States and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. You may not use this site or export the content in violation of any applicable laws and regulations. If you access this site from a location outside of the United States, you are responsible for compliance with all local and international laws.
This service may be subject to United States export controls. No software from this site and/or service may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re- exported into or to a national or resident of Cuba, Iraq, Libya, North Korea, Iran, Syria or any other country to which the U.S. has embargoed goods; or to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Departments list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce Departments Table of Deny Orders. By using this site or any service, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country or on any such list.
LEGAL COMPLIANCE: You shall comply with all applicable domestic and international laws, statutes, ordinances and regulations regarding the use of this site, our services and your submission of items on this site. ACCESS: We do not guarantee any access whatsoever, continuous, virus free, free of harmful components, uninterrupted or secure access to our site or services. You may not be able to access the site whenever you want and there may be extended periods of time where you cannot access site. The operation of the site may be interfered or disrupted by numerous factors outside or inside of our control. By visiting this site you agree to be bound by all the terms and conditions of this user agreement and all the changes and modifications that will follow and if you do not agree with this statement then you are not authorized to access or use this site and you must leave immediately.
CHILDREN AND PERSONS UNDER THE AGE OF 18: Children are not authorized to use this site unsupervised. If you are under the age of 18 you must leave this site immediately unless you use this site in conjunction with and under the supervision, liability and responsibility of your parents and/or legal guardians, who must read and agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement prior to any use of this site by you or them.
OWNERSHIP: You agree and understand that we exclusively own all that is featured and related to and in this website including but not limited to all title, ownership rights and intellectual property rights, all materials, books, movies, titles, screenplays, manuscripts, visual and vocal recordings, photographic materials, filming, music ,musical score, promotional materials, value, promotional value, animation, sound, voice recordings, designs, concept, style, blueprints, scripts, props, graphics, drawings, web site, wardrobe, pieces, still photography, electronic and digital files and transmissions, profits, computer code, themes, objects, characters, character names, stories, dialogue, catch phrases, locations, artwork, musical compositions, audio-visual effects, methods of operation, moral rights, applets, any related documentations, derivative works based on site or its content, and email or any other transcripts. All rights are reserved by us.
TERMINATION: We may, without liability to you, terminate your use of this site or any portion of the site and its services at any time, with or without cause at our sole discretion. Your agreement to the terms of this agreement shall survive any termination of your use of this site.
ENTIRE AGREEMENT: This agreement and any subsequent modifications, revisions, and additions to it embodies all the representations, terms and conditions between you and us in relation to the agreement and there is no other collateral agreement or understanding, written or oral, between the parties in any manner relating to the subject matter hereof. The agreement contains the entire understanding between you and us with respect to the subject matter of this agreement. There are no representations, promises, warranties, covenants, or undertakings with respect to the subject matter hereof and thereof other than those expressly set forth or provided for herein or therein. This agreement constitutes a final expression of all the terms of this agreement and is a complete and exclusive statement of those terms and any and all representations, promises, warranties, statements, or advertisements by us or our agents that differ in any way from the terms of this agreement including any subsequent modifications, revisions, and additions shall be given no force or effect.
SEVERABILITY: The invalidity of any clause, part or provision of this agreement shall be restrictive in effect to said clause, part or provision, and shall not be deemed to affect the validity of the entire agreement. If one or more provisions of this agreement are held to be unenforceable under applicable law, such provision shall be excluded from this agreement and the balance of this agreement shall be interpreted as if such provision were so excluded and shall be enforceable in accordance with its terms.
NO FAULT: We shall not be held liable for and are hereby excused from any delay or failure to perform under any circumstances, including without limitation those resulting from causes outside the reasonable control of us; including without limitation any failure to perform hereunder due to unforeseen circumstances or cause beyond our control such as acts of God, war, terrorism, riots, embargos, utility or computer failures, acts of civil or military authorities, fire, floods, accidents, strikes, shortages of any kind including but not limited to transportation, fuel, energy, food, labor or materials.
VENUE AND EFFECT OF AGREEMENT: This agreement and all amendments, modifications and revisions hereof shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio, and shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of both you and us, your and our respective heirs, executors, administrators, assignees, and successors. Jurisdiction for any suit filed to enforce the provisions of this agreement by either you or us shall be filed in Federal or State courts of Franklin County, Ohio, and you and we hereby consent to jurisdiction thereto.
CAPTIONS: The headings or the captions of the articles, sections, and subsections of this agreement are solely for convenient references for you and us and have no other meaning or effect and shall not be construed to affect the meaning or interpretation of any provision of this agreement.
COSTS AND LEGAL FEES: In the event of litigation or any legal action or proceeding brought to enforce any provision of this agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover any and all reasonable costs, expenses, charges, court costs, and attorney’s fees incurred in the enforcement of the terms of this agreement, or any breach thereof, in addition to any other available remedy at law or in equity.
NOTICES Except as explicitly stated otherwise, notice to us must be given by US Postal Service mail to Writer Big Shot Media Ltd., Attn. Legal Department, 829 Bethel Rd. #135, Columbus, Ohio 43214 and notice to you may be given by an email to the address you provided (if any) or by a general notice posted on this site on but not limited to the Blog, News & Updates page. Email notice or a posting of a general notice by us on this site shall be deemed given 24 hours after the email is sent and/or the general notice is posted. Postal notice shall be deemed given three (3) days after the date of sending.
You hereby acknowledge that you have read and understand the foregoing agreement and agree that your use of this site is evidence of and an acknowledgement of your agreement to be bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. By using this Website, it will be considered evident that you agree to this agreement. If you do not agree to this Website user agreement, please do not use this site. This Website user agreement may change from time to time, so it is your responsibility to please check back periodically to ensure that you are aware of any changes. If we make a material change to this Website user agreement, we will notify you by posting the change on this website on the Blog or News page and in this Website user agreement. Your continued use of the BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE website will signify your acceptance of the current Website user agreement and any such changes.
In no event will we be liable to you for any special, incidental, or consequential damages, whatsoever, whether based on breach of contract, tort (including negligence), or otherwise, and whether or not we have been advised of the possibility of such damage.
BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE only collects personal information on a voluntary basis. If an online visitor submits information to BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE, it will usually take the form of either: (1) the purchase of goods or services through our online store, (2) online registrations or submissions, (3) surveys. Personal information collected may include your name, home address, phone number, and/or email address. We do not require this information to use our products or gain access to our sites; however, you will not be able to utilize certain features that require registration unless such information is provided.
Visitors purchasing products or services through our online stores will be required to provide additional information such as a valid credit card number, expiration date, and shipping and billing addresses.
For some activities, we may ask you to create a username and password and/or to provide other, non-personal information such as your age, date of birth, and gender. In addition, your web browser or client software may transmit certain geographic information or information regarding the capabilities of your computer to BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE. BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may use this information to generate aggregate statistics about out user community and may provide such information for security or enforcement purposes.
The personal information you provide BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE will allow us to fulfill your product or service order; alert you of new products or services, features, or enhancements, route/handle your customer service questions or issues, and or notify you of modifications, upgrades, opportunities, contests, promotions, seminars, workshops, special events or offers. BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may enhance or merge the personal information collected at a BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE site with data from third parties. We do not provide your information to any third parties other than what may be required by law or subpoena.
Lastly, we may use your personal information for internal marketing, profiling, or demographic purposes, so we can adapt out products and services to better suit your needs. We do this to better understand and serve our customers.
When you are asked for information while on a BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE site, you are sharing that information with BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE only unless specifically stated otherwise.
BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may need to disclose your personal information to third party vendors to fulfill products orders or prizes, to process mailings, or to process, analyze, and/or store data. We will attempt to ensure that these entities do not use your personal information for any other purpose, and that they have agreed to maintain the confidentiality, security and integrity of the personal information they obtain from us.
We reserve the right to disclose your personal information as required by law or in special cases when we have reason to believe that disclosing such information is necessary to identify , contact, or bring legal action against you if you are in violation of the Site Rules, Terms of Service or Use Agreements for a BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE site or product, or may be causing injury to or interference (intentionally or unintentionally) with BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE’s rights or property, other users of a BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE site or product, or anyone else who could be harmed by your activities. As with any business, your personal information is also an asset of BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE and will become part of our normal business records. As such, we may also disclose your personal information to a third party if we decide to sell a line of business to that third party, so you can continue to receive service and information in connection with that line of business with as little disruption as possible. Similarly, in the event of a merger, acquisition, reorganization, bankruptcy, or other similar event, your personal information may be transferred to BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE’s successor or assign. Please be aware that we cannot control the activities of third parties to whom we provide data, and as such we cannot guarantee that they will adhere to the same privacy and security procedures as BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE.
BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE allows you to control the way that we use personal identifying information that we might obtain. At the time you provide personal information, BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may give you the option of declining any future offers or information about new products, promotions, or services. In addition, many of the "mailings" BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may send you, such as newsletters or emails may have procedures within them to cancel the receipt of any future mailings. If at any time you wish to opt out of receiving information from BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE (via e-mail or postal mail) about new products, services, or promotions, you can do so. You may contact us at BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE / OPT OUT 829 Bethel Rd. #135 Columbus, Ohio 43214. You can also contact us by e-mailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please indicate what publications or services that you no longer wish to receive so that we may better address your needs.
Adults may enter information or submissions on behalf of their children, but you must be 18 years of age or older to use this site.
An Internet protocol ("IP") address is the unique number assigned to your server or Internet Service Provider ("ISP"). BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE may track such IP addresses for system administration, to report aggregate information, site tracking, or to prevent our servers from being abused.
If for any reason you are concerned with the way we are using your personal information, or would like to correct or request that we delete such personal information, please contact BRINGYOURSTORYTOLIFE / Privacy 829 Bethel Rd. #135 Columbus, Ohio 43214. You can also contact us by e-mailing us at email@example.com