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Welcome to DzineN.com website. The services offered by DzineN.com include DzineN.com and any DzineN.com branded URL, WAP site and mobile application (collectively, the “Site”), DzineN.com messaging services, video services, RSS feeds, podcasting services, mobile services, and any other feature, content, or applications offered from time to time by DzineN.com in connection with DzineN.com’ business (collectively, the “DzineN.com Services”). DzineN.com is based in the United States and the DzineN.com Services are hosted in the United States.

DzineN.com furnishes the Site and the DzineN.com Services for your personal enjoyment and entertainment. By visiting the Site (whether or not you are a registered member) or using the DzineN.com Services, you accept and agree to be bound by this Terms of Use Agreement, including any future modifications (“Agreement”), and to abide by all applicable laws, rules and regulations (“Applicable Law”). Please read through this Agreement carefully. DzineN.com may modify this Agreement at any time, and each such modification will be effective upon posting on the Site. All material modifications will apply prospectively only. Your continued use of the Site or the DzineN.com Services following any such modification constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by the Agreement as so modified. It is therefore important that you review this Agreement regularly. If you do not agree to be bound by this Agreement and to abide by all Applicable Law, you must discontinue use of the DzineN.com Services immediately. You may receive a copy of this Agreement by emailing us at: info@DzineN.com, Subject: Terms of Use Agreement. Your access to and use of certain DzineN.com Services may require you to accept additional terms and conditions applicable to such DzineN.com Services..

Eligibility for Site Registration and Account Security

Children under the age of 13 are not authorized to post messages or participate in “Forums” on the Site. All registration information you submit to create an account must be accurate and must be kept updated. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your password and are responsible for all use of your account. It is therefore critical that you do not share your password with anyone. You agree not to use the account, username, email address or password of another [member or subscriber] at any time. You agree to notify DzineN.com immediately if you suspect any unauthorized use of, or access to, your account or password.


This Agreement remains in full force and effect while you use the DzineN.com Services. You may terminate your [account/subscription] on the Site at any time, for any reason, by emailing info@DzineN.com, Subject: Terminate My Account. DzineN.com may terminate your account and/or access to the DzineN.com Services at any time, for any or no reason, with or without prior notice or explanation, and without liability. Furthermore, even after your user account or access to the DzineN.com Services is terminated, this Agreement will remain in effect. You agree that your account is non transferable and any rights to your account terminate upon your death.

Purchasing Site Services or Products

If you purchase any service or product on the Site, (“Site Product”), you may be required to provide personal information, including credit card and billing information (“Personal Financial Information”), to an independent third party company (or companies) selected by, but not affiliated with, DzineN.com (the “Processor”). Where the Processor is responsible for collecting, transmitting and/or processing your Personal Financial Information and, in some instances, for fulfilling your order, all payment obligations for Site Products shall be governed by the terms of use/service and privacy policy(ies) of the Processor. If you make a purchase from the Site you are warranting that you are authorized to make the purchase using the form of payment card that you provide to the Processor. You must be 18 years of age or older to purchase a Site Product.

DzineN.com makes no warranty, and accepts no liability for any loss or damages whatsoever, relating to or in connection with your placement of an order for a Site Product with the Processor. DzineN.com provides no refunds for purchases you make on the Site. You are solely responsible for any and all transactions utilizing your Personal Financial Information, including, but not limited to, any and all charges. You acknowledge and agree that in the event Processor experiences a data breach that affects your Personal Financial Information, DzineN.com will in no way be responsible or liable to you for any such breach.

DzineN.com will not store any record of Personal Financial Information related to purchases or other transactions you make through the DzineN.com Services. You should therefore maintain records of all your transactions. If you have any questions regarding your transactions or believe that there is an error or unauthorized transaction or activity associated with transactions utilizing your Personal Financial Information, you must contact the Processor.

DzineN.com Content

The DzineN.com Services may contain information, text, files, images, images, video, sounds, musical works, works of authorship, applications, and any other materials or content (collectively, “Content”) of DzineN.com (“DzineN.com Content”). DzineN.com Content is protected by copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret and other laws, and as between you and DzineN.com, DzineN.com owns and retains all rights in the DzineN.com Content and the DzineN.com Services. DzineN.com hereby grants you a limited, revocable, non-sub licensable license to access and display the DzineN.com Content (excluding any software code) solely for your personal, non commercial use in connection with viewing the Site and using the DzineN.com Services. The DzineN.com Services may also contain Content of users and other DzineN.com licensors. Except as provided in this Agreement or as explicitly allowed on the DzineN.com Services, you may not copy, download, stream capture, reproduce, duplicate, archive, upload, modify, translate, publish, broadcast, transmit, retransmit, distribute, perform, display, sell or otherwise use any Content appearing on or through the DzineN.com Services.

Except as explicitly and expressly permitted by DzineN.com, you are strictly prohibited from creating works or materials (including but not limited to fonts, icons, link buttons, wallpaper, desktop themes, on line postcards, montages, mash ups and similar videos, greeting cards and unlicensed merchandise) that derive from or are based on the DzineN.com Content. This prohibition applies regardless of whether the derivative works or materials are sold, bartered or given away. You may not either directly or through the use of any device, software, internet site, web based service or other means remove, later, bypass, avoid interfere with, or circumvent any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary notices marked on the Content or any digital rights management mechanism, device, or other content protection or access control measure associated with the Content including geo filtering mechanisms. You may not build a business utilizing the Content, whether or not for profit. Furthermore, you may not create, recreate, distribute or advertise an index of any portion of the Content unless you receive prior written authorization from DzineN.com. Requests for permission to reproduce or distribute materials found on the Site can be made by contacting DzineN.com in writing at: info@DzineN.com, Subject: Content Request.

Boundaries of Copyright Claim

The DzineN.com claims as its copyrighted material, all graphic pixels displayed on a web browser which are:

  • Vertically – That area which scrolls vertically within a display window, between the top and the bottom of the scrolling area of the browser window and may be expandable by the resizing of the window within the display.
  • Horizontally – That area which defines a vertical edge boundary of content, which may or may not be resizable in a browser window, and with which no further text or images are displayed from the website.  

Any device, software application, internet browser or add-on browser toolbar (such as the “Google Related” toolbar) or any other technology which accomplishes similar effects and which interferes with, obscures, displaces, covers or shades any part of the claimed graphic pixel area shall be considered to be a violation our copyright and of these Terms of Use.

Furthermore, in the event of a copyright violation as related to the boundaries of the display area, each individual page or URL shall be considered a separate offense and may be subject to a fine of $100,000 for each violation.

Redirection of Website Traffic

Redirection of website visitor traffic by any technological means without the expressed written consent of DzineN.com is a violation of the Terms of Use and is strictly forbidden. Notwithstanding 3rd party advertising agreements for pre-defined ad block locations within the website, any person or company which conducts, aids or abets in the manipulation of website traffic away from the DzineN.com website may be subject to a fine of $100,000 for each violation. Each link or URL which redirects traffic a non-DzineN.com website shall be considered a separate violation.

Furthermore, redirection of website traffic may be considered a violation of 18 U.S.C. chapter 1030, “The Computer Fraud and Abuse Act” by exceeding “authorized level access” and by intercepting and modifying the intended display and function of website navigation direction.

Your Use of DzineN.com Services

The DzineN.com Services are offered for your personal use only and may not be used for commercial purposes unless you receive prior written authorization from DzineN.com. DzineN.com reserves the right to remove commercial content in its sole discretion. You understand that you are responsible for all Content that you post, upload, transmit, email or otherwise make available on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services (collectively, “User Content”). Accordingly, please choose carefully the information that you post on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services. You understand that DzineN.com does not control the User Content posted by users via the DzineN.com Services and, as such, you understand you may be exposed to offensive, indecent, inaccurate or otherwise objectionable Content. DzineN.com assumes no responsibility or liability for this type of Content. If you become aware of misuse of the DzineN.com Services, please report this immediately to DzineN.com by emailing info@DzineN.com, Subject: Misuse of DzineN.com Services. DzineN.com assumes no responsibility for monitoring the DzineN.com Services for inappropriate Content or conduct. If at any time, DzineN.com chooses in its sole discretion to monitor the DzineN.com Services, DzineN.com nonetheless assumes no responsibility for Content other than DzineN.com Content, assumes no obligation to modify or remove any inappropriate Content, and no responsibility for the conduct of any user.

You agree not to use the DzineN.com Services to:

• Post, upload or otherwise transmit or link to Content that is: unlawful; threatening; harmful; abusive; pornographic or includes nudity; offensive; harassing; excessively violent; tortuous; defamatory; invasive of another’s privacy, publicity, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, contract or other rights; false or misleading; obscene; vulgar; libelous; hateful; or discriminatory;

• Violate the rights of others including patent, trademark, trademark, trade secret, copyright, privacy, publicity or other proprietary rights;

• Harass or harm another person;

• Exploit or endanger a minor;

• Impersonate or attempt to impersonate any person or entity;

• Introduce or engage in activity that involves the use of viruses, bots, worms, or any other computer code, files or programs that interrupt, destroy, or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment, or otherwise permit the unauthorized use of or access to a computer or a computer network;

• Interfere with, damage, disable, disrupt, impair, create an undue burden on, or gain unauthorized access to the DzineN.com Services, including DzineN.com’ servers, networks or accounts;

• Cover, remove, disable, block or obscure advertisements or other portions of the DzineN.com Services;

• Use technology or any automated system such as scripts or bots in order to collect usernames, passwords, email addresses or other data from the DzineN.com Services, or to circumvent or modify any security technology or software that is part of the DzineN.com Services;

• Send or cause to send (directly or indirectly) unsolicited bulk messages or other unsolicited bulk communications of any kind through the DzineN.com Services. If you do so, you acknowledge you will have caused substantial harm to DzineN.com, but that the amount of harm would be extremely difficult to measure. As a reasonable estimation of such harm, you agree to pay DzineN.com $50 for each actual or intended recipient of such communication;

• Solicit, collect or request any personal information for commercial or unlawful purposes;

• Post, upload or otherwise transmit an image or video of another person without that person’s consent;

• Engage in commercial activity (including but not limited to sales, contests, or sweepstakes) without DzineN.com’ prior written consent;

• Use the DzineN.com Services to advertise or promote competing services;

• Use the DzineN.com Services in a manner inconsistent with any and all Applicable Law;

• Attempt, facilitate or encourage others to do any of the foregoing.

DzineN.com reserves the right, but disclaims any obligation or responsibility, to remove User Content that violates this Agreement, as determined by DzineN.com in its sole discretion. You acknowledge DzineN.com reserves the right to investigate and take appropriate legal action against anyone who, in DzineN.com’ sole discretion, violates this Agreement, including but not limited to, terminating their user account and/or reporting such User Content, conduct, or activity to law enforcement authorities.

You acknowledge, consent and agree that DzineN.com may access, preserve or disclose information you provide to the Site, including User Content, when DzineN.com has a good faith belief that such access, preservation or disclosure is necessary in order to: (i) protect or defend the legal rights or property of DzineN.com, our parents, subsidiaries or affiliates (“Affiliated Companies”), or their employees, agents and contractors (including enforcement of our agreements); (ii) protect the safety and security of users of the DzineN.com Services or members of the public including acting in urgent circumstances; (iii) protect against fraud or for risk management purposes; or (iv) comply with the law or legal process.

Message Boards and Public Forums

The Site offers users the ability to post public messages on message boards and forums (“Forums”), which may be open to the public generally, to all members of the Site, or to a select group of members to a specific Forum group. You acknowledge that messages posted on such Forums are public, and DzineN.com cannot guarantee the security of any information you disclose through any Forum; you make such disclosures at your own risk. DzineN.com is not responsible for the content or accuracy of any information posted on a Forum, and shall not be responsible for any decisions made based on such information. DzineN.com reserves the right, but disclaims any obligation or responsibility, to prevent you from posting User Content to any Forum and to restrict or remove your User Content from a Forum for any reason at any time.

Your Proprietary Rights

DzineN.com does not claim any ownership rights in the User Content that you post, upload, email, transmit, or otherwise make available on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services; provided, however, that User Content shall not include any Content posted by a user that is already owned by DzineN.com or any Affiliated Company. By posting any User Content on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services, you hereby grant to DzineN.com and our Affiliated Companies, licensees and authorized users, a perpetual, non exclusive, fully paid and royalty free, sub licensable, transferable (in whole or in part), worldwide license to use, modify, excerpt, adapt, create derivative works and compilations based upon, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce, and distribute such User Content on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services or in connection with any distribution or syndication thereof to Third Party Services (as defined below), on and through all media formats now known or hereafter devised, for any and all purposes including, but not limited to, promotional, marketing, trade or commercial purposes. DzineN.com’s use of such User Content shall not require any further notice to you and such use shall be without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity. DzineN.com reserves the right to limit the storage capacity of User Content that you post on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services.

You represent and warrant that: (i) you own the User Content posted by you on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services, or otherwise have the right to grant the license set forth in this Section, and (ii) the posting of User Content by you on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services and Third Party Services does not violate the privacy rights, publicity rights, copyrights, contract rights or any other rights of any person or entity. You agree to pay for all royalties, fees, and any other monies owing any person or entity by reason of the use of any User Content posted by you on or through the DzineN.com Services or Third Party Services.

Copyrights and Other Intellectual Property

DzineN.com respects the intellectual property of others, and requires that our users do the same. You may not upload, embed, post, email, transmit or otherwise make available any material that infringes any copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights of any person or entity. DzineN.com has a policy of terminating repeat infringers’ access to the DzineN.com Services in appropriate circumstances.

If you believe that any material residing on or linked to from the Site infringes your copyright, please send DzineN.com’s Copyright Agent a notification of claimed infringement with all of the following information: (a) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works; (b) identification of the claimed infringing material and information reasonably sufficient to permit us to locate the material on the DzineN.com Services (such as the URL(s) of the claimed infringing material); (c) information reasonably sufficient to permit us to contact you, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an email address; (d) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (e) a statement by you that the above information in your notification is accurate and a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that you are the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed or are authorized to act on the owner’s behalf; and (f) your physical or electronic signature. DzineN.com’s Copyright Agent for notification of claimed infringement can be reached as follows: info@DzineN.com.

Third Party Links and Services

The DzineN.com Services may provide, or third parties may provide, links to other websites, applications, resources or other services created by third parties (“Third Party Services”). When you engage with a Third Party Service, you are interacting with the third party, not with DzineN.com. If you choose to use a Third Party Service and share information with it, the Third Party Services may use and share your data in accordance with the Third Party Service’s privacy policy and your privacy settings on such Third Party Service. In addition, the third party providing the Third Party Service may use other parties to provide portions of the application or service to you, such as technology, development or payment services. DzineN.com is not responsible for and makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the Third Party Services or the providers of such Third Party Services (including, but not limited to, the accuracy or completeness of the information provided by such Third Party Service or the privacy practices thereof). Inclusion of any Third Party Service or a link thereto on the DzineN.com Services does not imply approval or endorsement of the Third Party Service. DzineN.com is not responsible for the content or practices of any websites other than the Site, even if the website links to the Site and even if it is operated by an Affiliated Company or a company otherwise connected with the Site. By using the DzineN.com Services, you acknowledge and agree that DzineN.com is not responsible or liable to you for any content or other materials hosted and served from any website other than the Site. When you access Third Party Services, you do so at your own risk. DzineN.com encourages you not to provide any personally identifiable information to any Third Party Service unless you know and are comfortable with the party with whom you are interacting. If you are interested in creating hypertext links to the Site, you must contact the Legal Department at DzineN.com at info@DzineN.com, Subject: Request for Permission to Link to Site, before doing so. In establishing hypertext links, you must not represent in any way, expressly or by implication, that you have received the endorsement, sponsorship or support of the Site or DzineN.com, including its respective employees, agents, directors, officers or shareholders.

Member Disputes

You are solely responsible for your interactions with other DzineN.com users, providers of Third Party Services or any other parties with whom you interact on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services. DzineN.com reserves the right, but has no obligation, to become involved in any way with these disputes.


Use of the DzineN.com Services is also governed by our Privacy Policy, which is incorporated into this Agreement by this reference.


The DzineN.com Services are provided “AS IS” and “as available” and DzineN.com does not guarantee or promise any specific results from use of the DzineN.com Services. DzineN.com expressly disclaims any warranties and conditions of any kind, whether express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non• infringement. In particular, DzineN.com makes no warranty that your use of the DzineN.com Services will be uninterrupted, timely, secure or error free or that any information obtained by you on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services or Third Party Services (including but not limited to, through User Content or third party advertisements) will be accurate or reliable. Under no circumstances will DzineN.com be responsible for any loss or damage, including but not limited to, property damage, personal injury or death, resulting from use of the DzineN.com Services, problems or technical malfunction in connection with use of the DzineN.com Services, attendance at a DzineN.com event, any material downloaded or otherwise obtained in connection with the DzineN.com Services, any User Content, third party advertisement or Third Party Service posted on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services, or the conduct of any users of the DzineN.com Services, whether online or offline. Your use of User Content, third party advertisements, Third Party Services and the goods or services provided by any third parties is solely your responsibility and at your own risk. User Content, third party advertisements and Third Party Services do not necessarily reflect the opinions or policies of DzineN.com.

Limitation on Liability


U.S. Export Controls

Software available in connection with the DzineN.com Services (the “Software”) is further subject to United States export controls. No Software may be downloaded from the DzineN.com Services or otherwise exported or re exported in violation of U.S. export laws. Downloading or using the Software is at your sole risk.


This Agreement will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to its conflict of law provisions. You and DzineN.com agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in Tarrant County, Texas to resolve any dispute arising out of this Agreement or the DzineN.com Services. YOU HEREBY KNOWINGLY, VOLUNTARILY AND INTENTIONALLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT YOU MAY HAVE TO A TRIAL BY JURY IN RESPECT OF ANY LITIGATION (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY CLAIMS, COUNTERCLAIMS, CROSS CLAIMS, OR THIRD PARTY CLAIMS) ARISING OUT OF, UNDER OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS AGREEMENT.


You agree to indemnify and hold DzineN.com, its Affiliated Companies, subcontractors and other partners, and their respective officers, agents, partners and employees, harmless from any loss, liability, claim, or demand, including, but not limited to, reasonable attorneys’ fees, made by any third party due to or arising out of your use of the Site or the DzineN.com Services, your breach of this Agreement, your violation of any rights of another or any Content that you post or otherwise submit on, through or in connection with the DzineN.com Services.

Unsolicited Submissions

DzineN.com does not knowingly accept, via the DzineN.com Services or otherwise, unsolicited submissions including, without limitation, submissions of books, programming ideas, blog ideas, articles, scripts, story lines, fan fiction, characters, drawings, information, suggestions, proposals, ideas or concepts. DzineN.com’ policy is to simply delete any such submission without reading it or forwarding it to other DzineN.com staff or staff of its Affiliated Companies. Therefore, any similarity between an unsolicited submission and any elements in any DzineN.com or Affiliated Company creative work including, without limitation, a program, film, series, story, title or concept would be purely coincidental. If unsolicited submissions are sent to DzineN.com via the DzineN.com Services (including but not limited to any public forum), however, such submissions and copyright become the property of DzineN.com and may be used, copied, sublicensed, adapted, transmitted, distributed, publicly performed, published, displayed or deleted as DzineN.com sees fit. You agree that you are not entitled to any compensation, credit or notice whatsoever and that by sending an unsolicited submission you waive the right to make any claim against DzineN.com or Affiliated Company relating to unsolicited submissions, including, without limitation, unfair competition, breach of implied contract or breach of confidentiality.

Employment Opportunities

DzineN.com may, from time to time, post DzineN.com employment opportunities on the DzineN.com Services and/or invite users to submit resumes to it. If you choose to submit your name, contact information, resume and/or other personal information to DzineN.com in response to employment listings, you are authorizing DzineN.com to utilize this information for all lawful and legitimate hiring and employment purposes. DzineN.com also reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to forward the information you submit to its Affiliated Companies for legitimate business purposes. Nothing in this Agreement or contained in the DzineN.com Services will constitute a promise by DzineN.com to contact, interview, hire or employ any individual who submits information to it, nor will anything in this Agreement or contained in the DzineN.com Services constitute a promise that DzineN.com will review any or all of the information submitted to it by users of the DzineN.com Services.


The failure of DzineN.com to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement will not operate as a waiver of such right or provision. The Section titles in this Agreement are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. DzineN.com, the DzineN.com logo are trademarks of DzineN.com, and all other trademarks, service marks and trade names used in the Site are the property of their respective owners, and all of the above and below trademarks may not be copied, downloaded or otherwise exploited without the prior written permission of DzineN.com or the owner of such trademark, service mark or trade name, except as explicitly permitted in this Agreement.

©DzineN.com. All rights reserved.


This Agreement operates to the fullest extent permissible by law. If any provision of this Agreement is unlawful, void or unenforceable, that provision is deemed severable from this Agreement and does not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

Please contact us at: info@DzineN.com, Subject: Question Regarding Terms of Use with any questions regarding this Agreement.


(Updated and effective: April 18, 2012)