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Forum Rules And Guidlines
« on: September 14, 2011, 12:08:36 PM »
DISCLAIMER
This is an unoffiicial website and forum. It is not run by or affiliated to The Michael Jackson Estate, members of the Jackson family or their associates. It is a none profit forum run by Michael Jackson fans for Michael Jackson fans.



General Rules

You agree, through your use of this forum, that you will not post any material which is false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, adult material, or otherwise in violation of any International or United States Federal law. You also agree not to post any copyrighted material unless you own the copyright or you have written consent from the owner of the copyrighted material. Spam, flooding, advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are also forbidden on this forum.

Note that it is impossible for the staff or the owners of this forum to confirm the validity of posts.  We do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. The posted messages express the views of the author, and not necessarily the views of this forum, its staff, its subsidiaries, or this forum's owner. Anyone who feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to notify an administrator or moderator of this forum immediately. The staff and the owner of this forum reserve the right to remove objectionable content, within a reasonable time frame, if they determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process, however, please realize that they may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information as well.

You remain solely responsible for the content of your posted messages. Furthermore, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any related websites to this forum, its staff, and its subsidiaries. The owners of this forum also reserve the right to reveal your identity (or any other related information collected on this service) in the event of a formal complaint or legal action arising from any situation caused by your use of this forum.

You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username. We advise that you keep the name appropriate. With this user account you are about to register, you agree to never give your password out to another person except an administrator, for your protection and for validity reasons. You also agree to NEVER use another person's account for any reason. We also HIGHLY recommend you use a complex and unique password for your account, to prevent account theft.

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MJJSTREET RULES

1. No personal attacks of other members, we all have different opions and views, if you dissagree with something, then state your reasons in a proper debate form

2. Spamming and unnecessary double posting are not allowed. Please use the Modify button when possible. Posts may be merged or edited by the admin at any time.

3. Promotion of other fan sites, members sites, events etc is only permitted in the designated section. Members who persist in promotiong in other sections will recieve a warning.

4. Please try to stay on topic, off topic chat maybe deleted without warning, take it to pm or msn or open a new topic.

5. Topics/ photos of a sexual nature are not allowed.

6. Signatures
Unfortunatly it is  necessary to restrict the size of signatures. Please dont upload signatures bigger than 400 x236 pixels, or as a guide, signatures should be no larger than mine. If they are, members will get 2 warnings, and if its still not resized, signature will be removed.

7.All articles or news reports etc must have a source and a link, this is a legal requirement.

8. Photos from photo agency WENN are NOT ALLOWED due to WENN's strict copyright rules. Any photos from WENN posted on the forums will be immediatly deleted and the poster issued with a warning.

9. Private unofficial photos of the children unmasked which are not in the MJVIBE gallery are not allowed. Discussion about the children, or about their private lives is not permitted. Michael did not want his children in the public spotlight and wanted to protect them from the celeb lifestyle. MJJSTREET will continue to respect Michaels wishes. Please contact MJJSTREET admin for further information or if you have any questions about this decision.

10. Discussion about Michael being alive and involved in a death hoax conspiracy is not permitted and posts will be deleted without warning.

11.Mjjstreet does not prohibite yet does not approve of the reproduction of copyrighted literature in digital formats. Users post at their own risk and Mjjstreet revoke any reprocusions that could occur.

12. Posting of megaupload  or similar sites links to download commercially released material is not allowed on MJJSTREET. Any links posted will be removed without warning. This includes links to leaked songs  album MICHAEL.  Only officially streamed songs from michael jackson.com may be posted. Please contact MJJSTREET admin for further information.

 Please contribute to the forum by making at least one post, this is a community and while we thank you for joining us here at MJJSTREET, we would like members to be active on the forum, not just reading and lurking all the time

If you a new fan,ie discovered the magic of Michael since 2009 or new to the fan community, welcome, feel free to ask questions.