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SUBMISSIONS, POSTINGS and E-MAILS
The Site is interested in hearing your questions or comments. However, until further notice, the Site does not accept unsolicited submissions of any kind (e.g., scripts, treatments, concepts or any other materials), in any format, by any means of transmission (including email). Any such submissions are either returned to the sender without being reviewed, or deleted or discarded without being reviewed. Therefore, please do not send unsolicited submissions of any kind to this Site or to any Warner Bros. Entertainment Company.
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- (c) seeks to exploit or harm children by exposing them to inappropriate content, asking for personally identifiable details or otherwise;
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- (g) advocates or promotes illegal activity;
- (h) impersonates or misrepresents your connection to any other entity or person or otherwise manipulates headers or identifiers to disguise the origin of the content;
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- (l) disrupts the normal flow of dialogue, causes a screen to scroll faster than other users are able to type, or otherwise act in a way which affects the ability of other people to engage in real time activities via the Site;
- (m) copies any other pages or images on this Site except with appropriate authority;
- (n) includes MP3 format files;
- (o) amounts to a ‘pyramid’ or similar scheme;
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- (r) contains links to other sites that contain the kind of content, which falls within the descriptions set out at (a) to (p) above.
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The Site reserves the right to modify or discontinue, temporarily or permanently, all or any part of this Site and/or any software, facilities and services on this Site, with or without notice, and/or to establish general guidelines and limitations on their use. In such case, submissions will not be returned unless we indicate otherwise.
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OUR USE of CONTENT
The Site will consider anything you provide to the Site and/or contribute to this Site as available for our use free of any obligations to you, except where we have expressly solicited Invited Submissions and those submissions are expressly governed by Additional Terms appearing elsewhere on this Site (see ‘Submissions, Postings and E-mails’ above), in which event those Additional Terms will determine how we will treat your Invited Submissions.
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PROPRIETARY ONLINE SERVICES
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The content on this Site is presented for the purpose of creating entertainment in the United States. The Site is controlled by Warner Bros. Television and operated from its offices within the State of California, United States of America.
CLAIMES of INFRINGEMENT
If you believe that any content appearing on this Site infringes your copyright rights, we want to hear from you. Please forward the following information in writing to the Copyright Agent at the address listed below.
- (a) your name, address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
- (b) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed;
- (c) the exact URL or a description of each place where alleged infringing material is located;
- (d) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use has not been authorized by you, your agent, or the law;
- (e) your electronic or physical signature or the electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on your behalf; and
- (f) a statement by you made under penalty of perjury, that the information in your notice is accurate, that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner’s behalf.
WB Writers’ Workshop
Attn: Chris Mack
4000 Warner Blvd.
Burbank, CA 91505
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