Terms of Service
By using this site and it’s connected services, you agree to be bound by these Terms of Service. When registering on this site you are asked to indicate that you have read, understood and agreed to these terms. In the context of these Terms of Service, the website crittr.net and all connected services are hereby collectively refered to as “the site”
We collect information in order to provide and improve our site for our users, and administrate the site. The information collected is both personally identifiable and non-personally identifiable. For example, account creation asks for your email address, date of birth and similar information. While browsing the website we collect information such as your IP address, browser type, etc. We may use this information to protect our site from unauthorized use or abuse. We do not share personally identifiable information such as your email address with third party advertisers. We may share non-personally identifiable information with third parties, for example to provide statistics and analytics that help us improve our site. We comply with relevant laws with regards to data sharing in case of criminal investigations. Do note that we may not legally be allowed to provide you with notification about your data having been shared at the order of authorities, for example via a National Security Letter, although at the time of writing (January 2017) we have not received such an order.
We take all reasonable means to protect your account information, your private messages and other data from unauthorized access. However due to facts of life and the realities of the internet we cannot guarantee perfect security.
This site may contain links to other websites. We are not responsible for the practices, content or legality of third party websites.
Copyright and Content
All service rights are reserved by the crittr team. We do not claim ownership over the works uploaded to this site by you. You can only upload works for which you possess the rights to do so. This includes works created by you, works for which you possess the necessary rights under joint copyright, works for which you received permission to upload on this site, and works with a license permitting the sharing on this site. You grant crittr.net a non-exclusive, royalty-free license to reproduce, distribute, re-format, store, prepare derivative works based on, and publicly display and perform your works. You represent and warrant that you have the full right and power to grant the aforementioned rights to crittr.net, that your content does not infringe on any rights of any third party, including trademark, copyright, trade secret, right of privacy or publicity, or any other law, including violations of child pornography or child sexual exploitation laws.
We respect the intellectual property rights of our users and others. If your work, or work for which you possess the rights to distribution to, has been uploaded without your consent, you may file a copyright infringement report with us. We also accept DMCA takedown notices at [email protected], provided they contain all the information required by US copyright law.
We reserve the right to take down any work at our sole discretion, in particular works that violate relevant laws and regulations, works that promote or glorify racism, sexism, etc.
We strive to keep our site a welcoming place. However, usage of our site is not a right and we do ask our guests to remain courteous and friendly to each other and our staff. We reserve the right to block access for and/or remove users who disrupt our site, engage in harassment, attacks or abuse, fail to comply with our Terms of Service or break applicable law.
We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this site or its content. Your use of the site is at your sole risk. You acknowledge that crittr.net is not liable for your defamatory, offensive or illegal conduct, or such conduct by third parties, and you assume all risks and responsibilities to the full extent of the law. crittr.net shall not be liable for any damages of any kind arising from use of the site, including but not limited to direct, indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages, even if we were notified of the possibility thereof. You agree to defend, indemnify, reimburse and hold crittr.net and its members, managers and staff harmless from and against any and all liability, loss, damages, judgments, costs and expenses arising out of your use of the site, any breach or alleged beach of representations of warranties, any breach of these Terms of Service, and any violation or alleged or threatened violation of any rights of a third party, including without limitation, any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, right of pivacy or publicity, or any other law.
We do not provide services to, or allow the registration of, users who are under the age of 13 years. You agree that the information you provide to us is true and accurate at the time of provision by you.
We reserve the right to amend the Terms of Service from time to time at our own discretion. Continued use of this site is deemed acceptance of these updated Terms of Service.