Guinea Lynx Forums - Terms of use

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While the administrators and moderators of this forum will attempt to remove or edit any generally objectionable material as quickly as possible, it is impossible to review every message. Therefore you acknowledge that all posts made to these forums express the views and opinions of the author and not the administrators, moderators or webmaster (except for posts by these people) and hence will not be held liable.

You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-orientated or any other material that may violate any laws be it of your country, the country where "Guinea Lynx Forums" is hosted or International Law. Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned, with notification of your Internet Service Provider if deemed required by us. The IP address of all posts are recorded to aid in enforcing these conditions. You agree that "Guinea Lynx Forums" has the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time should we see fit. As a user you agree to any information you have entered to being stored in a database. While this information will not be disclosed to any third party without your consent, neither "Guinea Lynx Forums" nor phpBB (who has provided this fine open source software) shall be held responsible for any hacking attempt that may lead to the data being compromised.

You agree not to post information received in private emails on the forums unless permission is given by the sender of the email. However, if the email is sent using the board software, the sender and receiver are advised that medical advice sent through the mailer may be posted on Guinea Lynx to ensure you do not receive poor medical advice concerning your pet. You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this forum. The contents of this forum are copyrighted. Reproduction of any comments or discussions outside of this site requires the written consent of the author of those comments.

Please be courteous and considerate in your public posts and use good internet etiquette when posting. Members who misuse the forums may be removed or have their posting privileges temporarily suspended. This includes, but is not limited to avoiding the following:

  • Flooding the board with new posts
  • Starting multiple topics inappropriately
  • Writing posts in all caps (considered "shouting")
  • Starting a new topic vs. replying to a thread where appropriate
    (keep all relevant posts in the original thread -- multiple threads on the same topic confuse members)
  • Joining the board for the purpose of selling items or services
You show consideration for the members of the board by creating readable posts when you use standard capitalization and punctuation.

Fundraising is discouraged. Personal fundraising is not allowed. You must get authorization from the site owner (Lynx) before engaging in any fundraising.

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