Leftypol Wiki:General disclaimer

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Terms of Service[edit]

By editing this wiki you agree to not post anything illegal by US or international law. This includes incitement to illegal activity. This Wiki will work with authorities to the most of our extent as far as people breaking the law on this wiki. We cannot be online and monitor every edit all the time but will respond to law enforcement emails or harassment/illegal-content reports from individual users. You may also send general complaints or general content reports to this email with an appropriate link to where the content is on the wiki so we can remove it.

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We forbid users from posting copyrighted or trademarked content that they do not own. Copyrighted Youtube videos may be hotlinked from youtube using <youtube></youtube> tags at the moment as this is legal, but NOT uploaded to the servers of Leftypol Wiki.

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Copyright infringement, DMCA complaints, and law enforcement can reach this wiki.

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Content will be taken down at request of government/copyright/DMCA/abuse etc notices, and repeat and sometimes one-time offenders will be banned from Leftypol Wiki. For such requests see contact. By posting on this site you agree that you may be denied access to your account at any time for any reason.

(d) Examples of content/behaviour not allowed[edit]

Examples of content/behaviour not allowed include but is not limited to

(e) Defamation[edit]

We forbid users from posting defamatory content. However, there is a difference between defamatory content and satire, as Leftypol Wiki allows legal satire within pages. According KellyWarnerLaw 'Defamation is a believable false statement of fact that causes material harm. Satire is “the use of humor, irony, exaggeration, or ridicule to expose and criticize people's stupidity or vices, particularly in the context of contemporary politics and other topical issues.“', source [1]

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Leftypol Wiki has the right to the users’ Intellectual Property posted on the site.

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Content posted by users here is user generated content, and such content does not represent the opinions of the Leftypol Wiki administration

(h) Idemnity and Limitation of Liability[edit]

We may not control or monitor the content posted by non-admistrators via this website and, we cannot take responsibility for such content. All content on Leftypol Wiki not made by Leftypol Wiki administration are the sole responsibility of the individual poster who originated such content and not the administration of Leftypol Wiki, pursuant to 47 U.S.C. § 230.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, Leftypol Wiki AND ITS OWNER SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, OR ANY LOSS OF PROFITS OR REVENUES, WHETHER INCURRED DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, OR ANY LOSS OF DATA, USE, GOODWILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES, RESULTING FROM (i) YOUR ACCESS TO OR USE OF OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; (ii) ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY ON THE SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OF OTHER USERS OR THIRD PARTIES; (iii) ANY CONTENT OBTAINED FROM THE SERVICES; OR (iv) UNAUTHORIZED ACCESS, USE OR ALTERATION OF YOUR TRANSMISSIONS OR CONTENT. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF Leftypol Wiki AND ITS OWNER EXCEED THE GREATER OF ONE HUNDRED U.S. DOLLARS (U.S. $100.00) OR THE AMOUNT YOU PAID Leftypol Wiki AND ITS OWNER, IF ANY, IN THE PAST SIX MONTHS FOR THE SERVICES GIVING RISE TO THE CLAIM. THE LIMITATIONS OF THIS SUBSECTION SHALL APPLY TO ANY THEORY OF LIABILITY, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, STATUTE, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR OTHERWISE, AND WHETHER OR NOT Leftypol Wiki AND ITS OWNER HAVE BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGE, AND EVEN IF A REMEDY SET FORTH HEREIN IS FOUND TO HAVE FAILED OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

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this site uses the Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike license, meaning content on here cannot be claimed as own for outside commercial purposes

(j) Privacy[edit]

By posting on this wiki you acknowledge that your IP address may be recorded by us for cooperation with law enforcement.

(k) General[edit]

We may revise these Terms from time to time. The changes will not be retroactive, and the most current version of the Terms, which will always be at https://leftypol.wiki/w/Leftypol_Wiki:General_disclaimer, will govern our relationship with you. We will try to notify you of material revisions through updating the effective date on the front page. By continuing to access or use the Services after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms.

If you are a federal, state, or local government entity in the United States using the Services in your official capacity and legally unable to accept the controlling law, jurisdiction or venue clauses above, then those clauses do not apply to you. For such U.S. federal government entities, these Terms and any action related thereto will be governed by the laws of the United States of America (without reference to conflict of laws) and, in the absence of federal law and to the extent permitted under federal law.

In the event that any provision of these Terms is held to be invalid or unenforceable, then that provision will be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary, and the remaining provisions of these Terms will remain in full force and effect. Leftypol Wiki and its owners failure to enforce any right or provision of these Terms will not be deemed a waiver of such right or provision.

These Terms are an agreement between you and leftypolwiki. If you have any questions about these Terms, please contact us.

Effective: November 28, 2018