Last Updated October 10, 2019.
You may sign up for membership, post articles, network with others or otherwise actively send us Personal Data using the Site. “Personal Data” includes, but is not limited to, Your name, email address(es), billing address(es), delivery address(es), telephone number(s), contact preferences and credit card information. You can amend or update Your DPWN profile at any time and You can close such profile at any time. We use Personal Data primarily for the purpose for which You originally provided it (for example, to receive access to member events, to network with others, or the like), and for purposes of improving our products and services and for market research. We may use Personal Data to transmit direct marketing communications to You by email.
This Site is not intended for use by persons under the age of thirteen. Individuals who are under the age of thirteen are expressly prohibited from submitting to DPWN or posting to the Site any personally identifiable information about themselves.
Members can be held liable for any illegal or prohibited User Content they provide to the Site or to other Members, including, for example, infringing, defamatory, or offensive materials. So that the Site is available for all users to enjoy, You may not, and hereby represent and warrant that You will not, post, transmit, email or otherwise make accessible on or through the Site User Content that:
(i) is unlawful, harmful, threatening, tortious, defamatory, libelous, abusive, disparaging, pedophilic, pornographic, obscene, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful, or malicious;
(ii) contains hate propaganda or promotes discrimination or violence against any people on account of their race, national origin, religion, age, gender, disability, or sexual orientation;
(iii) is or could be harmful to minors;
(iv) harasses or advocates harassment of another person;
(v) involves the transmission of “junk mail,” “chain letters,” or unsolicited mass mailing (or “spamming”);
(vi) promotes information that You know is false, misleading, or promotes illegal activities or conduct;
(vii) is or promotes an illegal or unauthorized copy of another person’s work, such as providing pirated computer programs or links to them, or providing information to circumvent manufacture-installed copy-protect devices;
(viii) infringes any patent, copyright, trademark, service mark, trade secret, or other proprietary rights of any other party;
(ix) contains restricted password only access pages, or hidden pages or images (those not linked to or from another accessible page);
(x) provides material that exploits people under the age of 18 in a sexual or violent manner, or solicits personal information from anyone under the age of 18;
(xi) provides instructional information about illegal activities such as making or buying illegal weapons, or providing or creating computer viruses;
(xii) contains a software virus or any other code files or programs that are designed to or have the ability to interrupt, destroy, compromise, or otherwise limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment whether owned by DPWN or any other party;
(xiii) solicits passwords, or personal identifying information for commercial or unlawful purposes from other users; or
(xiv) otherwise violates any local, state, national or other applicable law or regulation.
In addition, You may not, in connection with Your use of the Site:
(i) impersonate any person or entity, including a DPWN officer or employee, or falsely misrepresent Your affiliation with any other person or entity;
(ii) forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers for the purpose of disguising the origin of any User Content posted or transmitted through or on the Site;
(iii) engage in commercial activities and/or sales without DPWN’s prior written consent including, without limitation, contests, sweepstakes, barter or advertising;
(iv) post or transmit any Content that You do not have the right to post or transmit;
(v) post or submit an unsolicited commercial e-mail, chain letters, pyramid schemes, or seek or encourage others to engage in these activities;
(vi) disrupt the ordinary flow and operation of any portion of the Site, including causing a screen to scroll faster than another User may be able to type in a chat room or bulletin board environment;
(vii) interfere with or disrupt the Site or any server or network involved with the operation of the Site;
(viii) stalk or harass any other person; or
(ix) collect or “harvest” from the Site the names of other users for the purpose of transmitting to those other users unsolicited commercial messages.
DPWN may include various forums, blogs and chat rooms where you can post your observations and comments on designated topics. DPWN cannot guarantee that other Members will not use the ideas and information that you share. Therefore, if you have an idea or information that you would like to keep confidential and/or don’t want others to use, do not post it on the Services. DPWN AND THE DPWN AFFILIATES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR A MEMBER’S MISUSE OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION YOU POST IN ANY FORUMS, BLOGS AND CHAT ROOMS.
DPWN has no obligation and assumes no responsibility for verifying the identity of any Users when they are connected to this Website as well as various forums, blogs and chat rooms for inappropriate Content or conduct. DPWN does not endorse and exercises no control over any Content you or others submit while using the Services. Further, DPWN has no obligation to store, maintain or provide you a copy of any content that you or other Users provide when using the Services. DPWN reserves the right to withhold, remove and/or discard any Content available as part of your account, with or without notice. DPWN may delete any Content that in its sole judgment violates this Agreement or which may be offensive, illegal or violate the rights, harm, or threaten the safety of any person. DPWN makes no warranties, express or implied, as to the Content or to the accuracy and reliability of the Content or any material or information that you transmit to other Members. Under no circumstances will DPWN be liable in any way for any Content, including, but not limited to, any errors or omissions in any Content, or any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of the use of any Content posted, emailed, transmitted or otherwise made available via the Services.
You do not have to submit anything to us, but if you choose to submit something (including but not limited to ideas, articles, photos, testimonials, editorials, concepts, techniques, and data), you grant DPWN a nonexclusive, irrevocable, worldwide, perpetual, unlimited, assignable, sub-licensable, fully paid up and royalty-free right to us to copy, prepare derivative works of, improve, edit, distribute, publish, remove, retain, add, and use and commercialize, in any way now known or in the future discovered, anything that you submit to us, without any further consent, notice and/or compensation to you or to any third parties. By submitting any information to us, you represent and warrant that such submission is accurate, is not confidential, and is not in violation of any contractual restrictions or other third-party rights.
Dynamic Professional Women’s Network, Inc.
1879 N. Neltnor Blvd. #316
West Chicago, IL 60185