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5. Copyright, Linking Policy and Trademarks
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7. Overview of Posting Content; Monitoring Content
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8. User Submissions; Online Rules of Conduct
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– To disclose the existence at the time of writing of a long or short position (including stocks, options or other instruments) in any stock mentioned in any User Submission (except for “Comments”).
– You may not write about a stock with the intention to boost or reduce the stock’s price and sell (or buy) the stock into the resulting strength or weakness.
– If you intend at the time or writing to sell or buy a stock within three days of publication of a User Submission that discusses that stock, you must disclose this.
– Abide by the following conflict of interest rule: You will disclose any material relationships with companies whose stocks you write about in a User Submission or parties that stand to gain in any way from the viewpoint you are outlining. Examples: You must disclose if you are employed by a company whose stock you are writing about; perform consulting for a company you write about; receive paid advertising revenue or any other form of sponsorship fee from a company you write about. This applies to narrow asset classes as well. For example, if you are paid to promote a gold dealer, that must be disclosed in any User Submission about gold.
– If you choose an alias, be responsible for all statements made and acts or omissions that occur by use of your alias.
– Waive any and all rights against Vitalstocks and hold Vitalstocks harmless in connection with any claims relating to any action taken by Vitalstocks as part of its investigation of a suspected violation or result of its conclusion that a violation of these Terms has occurred, including but not limited to the removal of User Submission from the Site or a suspension or termination of your access to the Site.
9. Responsibility for User Submission
Each individual who submits a User Submission, whether published on the Site or not, is solely responsible for her or his own acts, including the content, context or information in the User Submission he or she submits. This means that each individual, and not Vitalstocks, is entirely responsible for anything and everything she or he posts on the Site. Vitalstocks does not, and does not intend to, pre-screen any comments posted on its Site, and Vitalstocks cannot and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of anything that may appear on its Site.
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We reserve the right to access, read, preserve, and disclose any User Submissions (whether published or not) or any other information we believe is reasonably necessary to (a) comply with any applicable law, regulation, legal process, subpoena or governmental or regulatory request, (b) enforce these Terms, including investigation of potential violations of it, (c) detect, prevent, or otherwise address fraud, security or technical issues, (d) respond to user support requests, or (e) protect the rights, property or safety of Vitalstocks, its users, yourself or the public.
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You understand and agree that Vitalstocks may, under certain circumstances and without prior notice to you, terminate your access to and use of the Site. Cause for such termination shall include, but not be limited to, (i) breaches or violations of the Terms or other agreements or guidelines, (ii) requests by law enforcement or other government or regulatory authorities or (iii) repeat violators of third party copyrights or other intellectual property.
We regularly monitor our computers, affiliate services, and other systems to detect and prevent various fraud such as non-human traffic, robot attacks, and any other activity within our various properties that we may feel harms our business. Should this activity be detected, we reserve exclusive rights to suspend all your rights to use the various systems without warning. Should a review reveal activity we feel is not appropriate, we may permanently close your account and retain any and all revenues that may appear to be derived from activities inappropriate for our sites.
16. Copyright Policy
Vitalstocks respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the same. Vitalstocks may, in appropriate circumstances and at its discretion, terminate the account or access of users who infringe the intellectual property rights of others.
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Updated: July 5, 2014
Please read in full our Contributor’s Policy.