AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND ALASKAWRITER LLC
AlaskaWriters Homestead, housed on http://www.alaskawriters.com and http://www.alaskawritershomestead.com,
and operated by AlaskaWriter LLC, is a value-added service to allow AlaskaWriter
LLC consulting/coaching clients to enable the creation and promotion of
do-it-yourself Web sites for Alaska writers through the use of an online
interface ("Alaska Web Writer") and related services.
This User Agreement constitutes a legal agreement between you and AlaskaWriter
LLC. You must accept without modification all of the terms, conditions,
and notices contained in this User Agreement in order to access and use
AlaskaWriters Homestead Services. Use of your AlaskaWriters Homestead
account or participation in any service offered on or via this site, indicates
your acceptance of this User Agreement.
ALASKAWRITERS HOMESTEAD WEB SITES
AlaskaWriters Homestead sites will be located on a subdomain of alaskawriters.com
to be assigned, as requested by the registered user. Assignments of subdomain
names is on a first-come, first-served basis.
By ordering an AlaskaWriters Homestead membership using the online order
form or a paper order form, or by phone, you agree to pay a nonrefundable
set-up fee plus a subscription payment for an agreed-upon term (ie., 1
year). You may additionally choose other services.
Basic services will include the following:
- An initial consultation by phone, including advice on organization of
- A user name and password that you can use to access your chosen editable
Web site package.
- Online help text documents and information on how to use the service
- E-mail-based technical support.
- An AlaskaWriters e-mail forwarding address to be directed to another
e-mail account of your choice.
- Use of your chosen template package, which will be made available to
you at a subdomain address.
- Hosting on Alaskawriters.com.
- Any additional services AlaskaWriter LLC may choose to include as part
of a special promotion or offer at that time.
After your subscription term is up, you will have the opportunity to renew
your subscription. Subscriptions not renewed within 90 days of expiration
may result in a deleted site.
AlaskaWriters Homestead will make every effort to reduce necessary downtime
in cases of server malfunction or other technical problems and to regularly
back up member Web sites. However, the use of this or other online services
on AlaskaWriters Homestead comes with no guarantees or warranties, and
refunds cannot be offered in the unlikely event that data is irretrievably
Under this User Agreement, it is your responsibility to keep your AlaskaWriters
Homestead/Alaska Web Writer-related account information under your personal
control at all times. You are responsible for all activities that occur
in your account and you agree to notify AlaskaWriter LLC immediately of
any unauthorized use of your account. AlaskaWriter LLC is not responsible
for any loss that you may incur as a result of any unauthorized person
using your account or your password.
Whether or not you receive assistance from an AlaskaWriters Homestead
representative, you are solely responsible for any and all materials posted
on your site and are solely legally responsible for any breaches of copyright
or other laws therein.
If your membership lapses, you may not take, use or borrow for "reposting"
or republication anywhere, any of the html code or graphic representations
on your site provided as a part of your AlaskaWriters Homestead membership,
including the AlaskaWriters LLC site templates. All you own is the intellectual
property to any text and photos you input. If you move your site and want
to continue using Alaska WebWriter, you must pay an additional fee for
use of AlaskaWriters Homestead template and a license fee to install the
Web Writer software on your new host site.
Accounts are not transferable.
Data sizes of standard account packages are limited to 20 MB, except by
Final responsibility for assessing the suitability of and successfully
implementing any advice, tips or other information gleaned from AlaskaWriters
Homestead or AlaskaWriter LLC rests solely with Client. ALASKAWRITER LLC
will not be held liable for damages arising from governmental or civil
actions against the client resulting from the use or perceived use of
any advice, consulting, coaching or tips posted on the site. AlaskaWriter
LLC'S liability in any case is limited to the total amount paid by Client
to AlaskaWriter LLC.
AlaskaWriters Homestead (Service Mark), at http://www.alaskawriters.com,
is owned and maintained by AlaskaWriter LLC, a single-member limited liability
company registered in the State of Alaska.
AlaskaWriter LLC values your privacy. This site will collect, retain or
distribute personally identifiable information (name, e-mail address,
etc.) only in the following instances:
-Personally identifying information you provide to the site or AlaskaWriter
LLC will be used only in connection with services or to provide you with
further information about the site or AlaskaWriter LLC's services.
-If you sign up for an e-mail newsletter, AlaskaWriter LLC will use the
information you provide in order to deliver your newsletter and contact
you in connection to services you may be interested in.
-Likewise, if you express interest in services, AlaskaWriter LLC may retain
your personal contact information to notify you of services and special
offers. You may unsubscribe from AlaskaWriter LLC's e-mail mailing list(s)
at any time, using the instructions provided in every communication (or
by e-mailing your request to email@example.com).
-E-mail addresses and other information provided in confidence to AlaskaWriter
LLC will not be provided, sold or loaned to third parties for any other
However, users should be aware of the following:
• All information you enter on your member Web sites via Alaska
Web Writer is immediately available to the public from the time it is
entered. You alone are responsible for all content on your Alaskawriters
Homestead member site. If you have any concerns about revealing your personal
address, phone number, e-mail, or other personal information on the World
Wide Web, do not provide such information on your Web site. We will make
every reasonable attempt to keep your password confidential (and you should
do the same). To ensure confidentiality when using AlaskaWriter LLC's
online services in a public place, be sure to "log out" when
• Tips, testimonials, news items, photos and other materials submitted
for publication on any AlaskaWriter LLC site are assumed not to be delivered
in confidence. If you do not wish your name or other identifying information
to be posted on the Web, do not submit such materials.
• The site does require cookies for the effective use of certain
services (such as Alaska Web Writer, the software used to make member
Web sites) and also does collect statistics about how visitors in general
use this Web site. Users should be aware that it is technically possible
that some of the information collected in this way could be used to reveal
your individual identity or location. In the case of AlaskaWriter LLC,
the information is only collected in the aggregate for statistical purposes
(to get page rankings, for example) and is not used for any direct marketing.
AlaskaWriter LLC values privacy and freedom of speech. Except in the most
exceptional of circumstances (ie., as compelled by law in a criminal investigation),
AlaskaWriter LLC will never give, sell or transfer personal information
to a third party.
If you have any questions about this policy, or have a privacy-related
grievance, please contact Sonya Senkowsky, LLC member/manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org,
or PO Box 140030, Anchorage, AK 99514.
Revised May 20, 2004.
AlaskaWriter LLC will make reasonable efforts to notify registered AlaskaWriters
Homestead users of any changes or updates to the User Agreement; however,
AlaskaWriter LLC reserves the right to make these changes unilaterally,
and your continued access to or use of AlaskaWriters Homestead shall constitute
your consent to such change.
NO UNLAWFUL/ PROHIBITED USE
Only writers based in Alaska or others specifically authorized and approved
by the AlaskaWriter LLC manager/registered agent may obtain and operate
an Alaskawriters Homestead site. Pornographic or illegal materials, or
those not in keeping with the stated purpose of this site, are not allowed,
and any user whose site contains such materials may be terminated without
notice at any time. If you have questions about suitability of materials
you plan to post on your site, please ask before setting up your account.
As a condition of your use of AlaskaWriters Homestead, you agree that
you will not use Alaska Web Writer or AlaskaWriters Homestead for any
purpose that is unlawful or contrary to this User Agreement. Alaska Web
Writer is licensed for use only on the AlaskaWriters Homestead site.
You also may not use any part of AlaskaWriters Homestead or Alaska Web
Writer in any manner that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair
the AlaskaWriters Homestead/Alaska Web Writer system or interfere with
any other party's use and enjoyment of AlaskaWriters Homestead/Alaska
Web Writer. You may not attempt to gain unauthorized access to any Alaska
Web Writer account, computer systems or networks associated with Alaska
Writers Homestead. You may not obtain or attempt to obtain any materials
or information through any means not intentionally made available or provided
for through Alaska Writers Homestead.
Account set-up fees are nonrefundable. In some cases, however, credits
for unused portions of annual memberships may be applied to other services,
at the discretion of AlaskaWriter LLC.
RIGHT TO TERMINATE/RESTRICT ACCESS
AlaskaWriter LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate
membership and/or access to Alaska Writers Homestead via Alaska Web Writer
or related services at any time, without notice.
AlaskaWriter LLC may also refuse to issue any Web site or e-mail address
request at its discretion.
AlaskaWriter LLC may also terminate or suspend your access to Alaska Writers
Homestead for use found not to be in keeping with the intent of the site
(ie., Web sites for Alaska writers), at its discretion. Upon termination
of your account, your right to use any member portions of AlaskaWriters
Homestead or other AlaskaWriter LLC services in existence at the time,
including Alaska Web Writer, immediately ceases.
AlaskaWriter LLC's performance of this agreement is subject to existing
laws and legal process. AlaskaWriter LLC will not be held responsible
for any losses incurred as a result of your use or misuse of this site
or any services provided here. You agree to indemnify and hold AlaskaWriter
LLC harmless from any claim, demand, or damage, including reasonable attorneys'
fees, asserted by any third party due to or arising out of your use of
or conduct on AlaskaWriters Homestead. If any part of this User Agreement
is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law,
then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded
by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent
of the original provision and the remainder of this User Agreement shall
continue in effect. This User Agreement, including the documents expressly
incorporated by reference above, constitute the entire agreement between
you and the AlaskaWriter LLC with respect to Alaska Writers Homestead.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY NOTICES
Except where otherwise noted, all contents of the Alaskawriters
Homestead Web site are Copyright ©2004 2005 AlaskaWriter LLC.
All rights reserved.
Revised December 8, 2005