By using or accessing penccil's services, you agree to become bound by the terms and conditions of this agreement. If you do not agree to all the terms and conditions of this agreement, you are not permitted to use penccil. penccil reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify this agreement at any time by posting a revised agreement. Modifications are effective when posted.

penccil community guidelines

What is penccil:

penccil is an ecosystem for creative interaction and a community of creative people.

What to do:

Be creative, constructive and respectful in your interactions with other members.

What not to do:

Do not to harass, abuse, impersonate, or intimidate others.

Don't promote violence or hatred against individuals or groups, on the basis of race, ethnic origin, religion, disability, gender, age or sexual orientation.

Don't post anything that is sexually explicit, violent, illegal or prohibited.

Don't be creepy: Don't post gore or content that promotes self-harm.

Don't spam and don't use penccil to sell products or services.

Don't post content that violates anyone's privacy.

Don't put deceptive links or dubious code in your posts, including deceptive means to generate revenue or traffic, or posts with the purpose of affiliate marketing.

Respect the copyrights and trademarks of others. Don't post content for which you don't have the copyright.

penccil terms

No individual under the age of thirteen may use penccil.

You agree that you won't post subscriber content that violates, or otherwise use your account in ways that violate penccil's community guidelines.

Ownership

In penccil projects, members retain ownership of the intellectual property rights of content they posted.

In penccil calls/contests, members might have to cease these property rights; if this is so, the specific rules of the call/contest, which members have to agree to separately, will state this.

penccil and/or third parties retain ownership of all intellectual property rights in content other than member content.

When you transfer member content to penccil through the site, you give penccil a non-exclusive, worldwide, royalty-free, sublicensable, transferable right and license to use, host, store, cache, reproduce, publish, display, perform, distribute, transmit, modify, adapt and create derivative works of such member content.The rights you grant in this license are for the limited purpose of operating the services in accordance with their functionality. The license to derivative works does enable penccil members to curate and collaborate, e.g., add their own text, drawings or other content. You agree that this license includes the right for penccil to make all publicly-posted content available to third parties selected by penccil, so that those third parties can distribute and/or analyze such content on other media and services.This license to your content continues even if you stop using penccil.

You agree that you will respect the intellectual property rights of others, and represent that you have all of the necessary rights to grant penccil this license for all content you submit.

Registration

As a condition to using the member part of the site, you are required to create an account and select a password and penccil username. You should provide penccil with accurate registration information, particularly your e-mail address. Don't choose a username with the intention of impersonating someone or something.

Liability

You release penccil from responsibility, liability, claims, demands, and/or damages of every kind and nature, arising out of or in any way connected with the following: Disputes between members, including those between you and other members; disputes concerning any use of or action taken using your account by you or a third party; claims relating to the unauthorized access to any data communications or content stored under or relating to your account, including unauthorized use or alteration of such communications or your content.

YOU UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS.

penccil makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to its services, including any representation or warranty that the use of its services will be timely, uninterrupted or error-free or operate in combination with any other hardware, software, system or data, meet your requirements, be free from errors or that defects will be corrected, or be free of viruses or other harmful components. penccil also makes no representations or warranties of any kind with respect to content; Member content is provided by and is solely the responsibility of the members providing that content.

PENCCIL SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR: ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER; LOSS OF: PROFITS, REVENUE, DATA, USE, GOOD-WILL, OR OTHER INTANGIBLE LOSSES; DAMAGES RELATING TO YOUR ACCESS TO, USE OF, OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICES; DAMAGES RELATING TO ANY CONDUCT OR CONTENT OF ANY THIRD PARTY OR SUBSCRIBER USING THE SERVICES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DEFAMATORY, OFFENSIVE OR ILLEGAL CONDUCT OR CONTENT; DAMAGES IN ANY MANNER RELATING TO ANY CONTENT. THIS LIMITATION APPLIES TO ALL CLAIMS, WHETHER BASED ON WARRANTY, CONTRACT, TORT, OR ANY OTHER LEGAL THEORY, WHETHER OR NOT PENCCIL HAS BEEN INFORMED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.

Termination

On termination of your account or upon your deletion of particular pieces of content from the site, penccil shall make reasonable efforts to make this content inaccessible. However, you acknowledge and agree that caching of, copies of, or references to the content may not be immediately removed, and that such removed content may persist in backups for a reasonable period of time.

Either party may terminate this agreement at any time by notifying the other party. penccil may also terminate or suspend your access to or ability to use any and all services immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason, including but not limited to if you breach any of the terms or conditions of this agreement. In particular, penccil may immediately terminate or suspend accounts for copyright infringement.