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By using and/or access our services (collectively, including all content available through
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"FanFiction.Net Service", or "Service"), you signify your agreement to (1) these terms
conditions (the "Terms of Service"),
(3) FanFiction.Net's Cookies Policy and incorporated here by reference, and
(4) FanFiction.Net's Community Guidelines and also incorporated here by reference.
If you do not agree to any of
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Although we may attempt to notify you when major changes are made to these Terms of Service, you
periodically review the most up-to-date version (https://www.FanFiction.Net /tos/).
FanFiction.Net may, in its sole discretion, modify or revise these Terms of
policies at any time, and you agree to be bound by such modifications or revisions.
Nothing in this
Agreement shall be deemed to confer any third-party rights or benefits.
These Terms of Service apply to all users of the FanFiction.Net Service, including
are also contributors of content, information, and other materials or services on the Service.
The FanFiction.Net Service may contain links to third party websites or services that are not
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FanFiction.Net has no control over, and
responsibility for, the content, privacy policies, or practices of any third party websites or services.
addition, FanFiction.Net will not and cannot censor or edit the content of any
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By using the Service, you expressly relieve FanFiction.Net from any and all liability
arising from your use of any third-party website or services.
In order to access some features of the Service, you will have to create
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You may never use another's account without permission.
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You are solely responsible for the activity that occurs
account, and you must keep your account password secure.
You must notify FanFiction.Net immediately of any breach of security or unauthorized use of your account.
Although FanFiction.Net will not be liable for your losses caused by any unauthorized
your account, you may be liable for the losses of FanFiction.Net or others due to such
General Use of the Service</b>
FanFiction.Net hereby grants you permission to access and use the Service as set forth
Terms of Service, provided that:
You agree not to distribute in any medium any part of the Service, including but not limited to
Submissions (defined below), without FanFiction.Net's prior written authorization.
You agree not to alter or modify any part of the Service.
You agree not to access User Submissions (defined below) or FanFiction.Net Content
any technology or means other than the Service itself.
You agree not to use the Service for any commercial use, without the prior written authorization
Prohibited commercial uses include any of the following actions taken
without FanFiction.Net's express approval:
<li>sale of access to the Service or its related services on another website or services.
<li>use of the Service or its related services for the primary purpose of gaining advertising or
<li>the sale of advertising, on the FanFiction.Net Service or any third-party website or services,
targeted to the content of specific User Submissions or FanFiction.Net content.
<li>and any use of the Service or its related services that FanFiction.Net finds, in its
discretion, to use FanFiction.Net's resources or User Submissions with the effect of
competing with or displacing the market for FanFiction.Net , FanFiction.Net content, or its User Submissions.
You agree not to use or launch any automated system, including without limitation, "robots,"
or "offline readers," that accesses the Service in a manner that sends more request messages to
the FanFiction.Net servers in a given period of time than a human can reasonably produce
same period by using a conventional on-line web browser.
foregoing, FanFiction.Net grants the operators of public search engines permission to
spiders to copy materials from the site for the sole purpose of and solely to the extent necessary
creating publicly available searchable indices of the materials, but not caches or archives of such
FanFiction.Net reserves the right to revoke these exceptions either generally
You agree not to collect or harvest any personally identifiable information,
account names, from the Service, nor to use the communication systems provided by the Service (e.g.
comments, email) for any commercial solicitation purposes.
You agree not to solicit, for commercial
purposes, any users of the Service with respect to their User Submissions.
In your use of the Service, you will otherwise comply with the terms and conditions of these
Service, FanFiction.Net Community Guidelines, and all applicable local, national, and
international laws and regulations.
FanFiction.Net reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of
the FanFiction.Net Service at any time.
Use of Content on the Site</b>
In addition to the general restrictions above, the following restrictions and conditions apply
to your use of content on the FanFiction.Net Service.
The content on the FanFiction.Net Service, except all User Submissions (as defined
including without limitation, the text, software, scripts, graphics, photos, sounds, music, videos,
interactive features and the like ("Content") and the trademarks, service marks and logos contained
("Marks"), are owned by or licensed to FanFiction.Net, subject to copyright and other
intellectual property rights under the law.
Content on the Service is provided to you AS IS for your
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distributed, transmitted, broadcast, displayed, sold, licensed, translated, published, performed or
otherwise exploited for any other purposes whatsoever without the prior written consent of the
FanFiction.Net reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to the Service
You may access User Submissions solely:
<li>for your information and personal use.
<li>as intended through the normal functionality of the FanFiction.Net Service.
You may access FanFiction.Net Content, User Submissions and other content only as
under this Agreement.
FanFiction.Net reserves all rights not expressly granted in and to
the FanFiction.Net Content and the FanFiction.Net Service.
You agree to not engage in the use, copying, or distribution of any of the Content other than
permitted herein, including any use, copying, or distribution of User Submissions of third parties
through the Service for any commercial purposes.
You agree not to circumvent, disable or otherwise interfere with security-related features of
the FanFiction.Net Service or features that prevent or restrict use or copying of any
enforce limitations on use of the FanFiction.Net Service or the Content therein.
You understand that when using the FanFiction.Net Service, you will be exposed to
Submissions from a variety of sources, and that FanFiction.Net is not responsible for
accuracy, usefulness, safety, or intellectual property rights of or relating to such User
further understand and acknowledge that you may be exposed to User Submissions that are inaccurate,
offensive, indecent, or objectionable, and you agree to waive, and hereby do waive, any legal or
rights or remedies you have or may have against FanFiction.Net with respect thereto, and
to indemnify and hold FanFiction.Net, its Owners/Operators, affiliates, and/or
harmless to the fullest extent allowed by law regarding all matters related to your use of the site.
User Submissions and Conduct</b>
As a FanFiction.Net account holder you may submit textual, audio, visual, or
content including but not limited to stories, poetry, polls, profile images, forum messages or
User submitted content are collectively referred to as "User Submissions." You understand
whether or not such User Submissions are published, FanFiction.Net does not guarantee
confidentiality with respect to any User Submissions.
You shall be solely responsible for your own User Submissions and the consequences of posting or
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you own or
have the necessary licenses, rights, consents, and permissions to use and
authorize FanFiction.Net to use all patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other
proprietary rights in and to any and all User Submissions and have all necessary consents to
and disclose any personally identifiable information contained or displayed in any and all User
to enable inclusion and use of the User Submissions in the manner contemplated by the Service and
Terms of Service.
For clarity, you retain all of your ownership rights in your User Submissions.
User Submissions to FanFiction.Net, you hereby grant FanFiction.Net a
non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, display, and
User Submissions in connection with the FanFiction.Net Service.
You also hereby waive
rights you may have in your User Submissions and grant each user of the FanFiction.Net Service a
non-exclusive license to access your User Submissions through the Service.
You understand and agree,
however, that FanFiction.Net may retain, but not display, distribute, or perform, server
of User Submissions that have been removed or deleted.
In connection with User Submissions, you further agree that you will not submit material that is
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owner and the necessary consents from any individuals whose personally identifiable information is
in such material to post the material and to grant FanFiction.Net all of the license
You further agree that you will not, in connection with User Submissions, submit material that is
contrary to the FanFiction.Net Community Guidelines, found at
https://www.FanFiction.Net/guidelines/, which may be updated from time to time, or
applicable local, national, and international laws and regulations.
FanFiction.Net does not endorse any User Submission or any opinion, recommendation,
expressed therein, and FanFiction.Net expressly disclaims any and all liability in
with User Submissions.
FanFiction.Net does not permit copyright infringing activities
infringement of intellectual property rights on its Service, and FanFiction.Net will
Content and User Submissions if properly notified that such Content or User Submission infringes on
another's intellectual property rights or contravenes any applicable privacy
FanFiction.Net reserves the right to remove Content and User Submissions
Account Termination Policy</b>
FanFiction.Net will terminate a User's access to its Service if, under appropriate
circumstances, the User is determined to be an infringer.
FanFiction.Net reserves the right to decide whether Content or a User Submission is
appropriate and complies with these Terms of Service for violations other than copyright
privacy law, such as, but not limited to, hate crimes, pornography, obscene or defamatory material,
FanFiction.Net may remove such User Submissions and/or terminate a
access for uploading such material in violation of these Terms of Service at any time, without prior
and at its sole discretion.
As part of FanFiction.Net's copyright policy, FanFiction.Net may terminate
access to the Service if a user has been determined to be an infringer.
To file a copyright infringement notification with us, you will need to send a communication to us
of the following information in it, using this format:
<li>Include a statement telling us that you have found a content on FanFiction.Net which
believe infringes your copyright (for example, "I hereby confirm that I believe the story
below infringes my copyright").
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<li>Tell us the title of the content concerned and the full URL for its page.
<li>Explain to us in what way that content infringes your copyright (e.g.
the text is copied, the
story is a copy of an original work made by you, etc.)
<li>Identify the type (e.g.
a book, a short story, a poem, etc.).
and details of (e.g.
dates, etc.) the copyright work which you own the rights in, and which you believe has been
If this information is available on the internet, it is helpful to send us a link.
<li>Let us have contact information so that we can get in touch with you (email address is
<li>Let us have the contact information which we can pass on to the submitter of the content
that they can get in touch with you to resolve your complaint directly (email address is
<li>Include the following statement: "I have a good faith belief that use of the copyrighted work
above is not authorized by the copyright owner (or by a third party who is legally entitled to
do so on
behalf of the copyright owner) and is not otherwise permitted by law."
<li>I swear that the information contained in this notification is accurate and that I am the
owner or have an exclusive right in law to bring infringement proceedings with respect to its
<li>Sign the notice.
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Email: firstname.lastname@example.org <br>
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Please also note that the information provided in this legal notice may be forwarded to the person who
the allegedly infringing content.
Make sure you know whether the content that you have seen on FanFiction.Net infringes
Be aware that there may be adverse legal consequences in your country if you make a false
faith allegation of copyright infringement by using this process.
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<b>Last Updated Feb 12, 2019</b>