describes the terms on which MacGyver Online offers you access
to its online community ("forums" or "community"). MacGyver
Online reserves the right to amend this policy at any time. Once
an amendment has been made we will notify all members via the
Community News and Updates forum. If at any time you decide that
you no longer agree to these terms of service you may freely
leave our community by following the instructions found
You agree to adhere to the rules and
guidelines listed in the community
Code of Conduct without
question and agree to abide by any additional and/or future
rules, amendments or directives put in place or issued by the administrators of this
You agree to not
use these forums to post any material which is knowingly false
and/or defamatory, invasive of a person's privacy, pornographic,
excessively violent, or otherwise violates any other applicable
laws. Or to use the forums or any of the services provided, for,
or in connection with, tampering, hacking, trolling, spamming,
modifying or otherwise corrupting the security or functionality
of these forums or any other system or device.
You also agree
not to access, or attempt to access, any of the provided
services by any means other than through the interfaces provided
by MacGyver Online unless you have been specifically allowed to
do so in a separate agreement with MacGyver Online.
Each member may only have
one registered account at any time. Multiple accounts may be
terminated at the administrators discretion.
Email account validation.
You agree to maintain a current and working email address in
your contact information at all times for the purpose of account
validations. And understand that failing to do so may lead us to
assume your account has been abandoned and result in termination
of your account.
(Your email account is only visible to the
administrators of this site.)
Any account which is left inactive for a period of 12 months or
more may be considered abandoned, and may be terminated as
deemed appropriate by administrators of this community.
Likewise newly registered accounts which show no activity within
the first month of registration may be considered spam or
abandoned accounts and may be terminated as deemed appropriate
by administrators of this community.
While you retain full ownership and
accountability, of all your posts and their related content, you
grant MacGyver Online a non-revocable full and perpetual license
to use, display, store, copy, archive, move, edit, delete,
quote, or otherwise alter or adapt any post and related contents
you make in any way deemed necessary for the normal operation
and/or administration of this community, including for
promotional purposes across affiliated social media networks.
In the event of an account being terminated or deactivated
(voluntarily or as the result of disciplinary action) MacGyver
Online shell retain the above full and perpetual license on all
posts and related content associated with the terminated
Fan fiction stories
posting your fan fiction stories you grant MacGyver Online a
separate non-exclusive right to publish, store, archive, backup,
move your fan fiction as deemed necessary by the administrators
of this site. The non-exclusive publishing right ends when your
work is removed from our forums.
You also accept that if your
fan fiction work is deemed to be in violation of the
fan fiction rules or our
Code of Conduct, it may be
You understand that although you may delete your
fiction work, and in so doing, remove MacGyver Online's right to
further publish that work, it may still remain in our database
backups for the remaining cycle period of up to 1 year, and in
the event of a restore ever being needed, your work may be
accidentally restored. In this case simply contact us to have the
work removed again.
Freedom of speech.
Although the United Nations Declaration of Human
Rights guarantees freedom of public speech for citizens of their
states and countries, it does not cover privately owned
resources such as this website and the behaviours and activities of members of this
privately owned website are governed by our
Code of Conduct and this Terms
Of Service agreement.
By using our forums you consent to the collection, storage and
use of member information as set forth in our
You accept that any data you submit to this site will be transferred to
and stored on servers located in the United States and be subject to
United States law & privacy protections. You accept that the data protection laws in the United States may
be lesser or differ from the laws in the country from which you visit
and use this site.
Limitation of Liability.
While the administrators
and staff of this site do try to make sure rules and guidelines
are followed, the "real-time" nature of this community means
they are not always able to prevent or remove inappropriate
information or messages from being displayed and therefore can
not be held responsible for the content, accuracy, completeness
or usefulness of any message on these forums.
should be considered the opinions of the respective authors and
not that of the administrators or owners of this site.
Account termination and deactivation.
You understand and agree that the
administrators of this board may terminate and delete any account
and associated posts they deem
to be in violation of this agreement or any other web site
policy at any time.
You also understand and agree that you may freely deactivate your account
at any time and for any reason via our
unsubscribe form. Deactivated accounts will continue to have
posts and account name showing in our forums but all other
identity information is removed and the account can no longer be
By posting in this community you agree to
be bound by these terms of service.