Forum Rules - BASS BARN

BASS BARN Rules

Welcome to the BASS BARN. We thank you for joining and look forward to your contributions to make our community even better. Registration to this forum is free, but we do insist that you abide by the simple rules and policies detailed below. If you agree to the terms, please check the 'I agree' checkbox and press the 'Complete Registration' button below. If you would like to cancel the registration, click here to return to the forums index.,

Upon registration with the Bass Barn, you are agreeing to comply with and be bound by the following terms and conditions of use, together with our privacy policy govern our relationship with you in relation to this website. You agree that you are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws. These Terms may be occasionally updated, so please refer back to them in the future.  By using this Website you agree to be bound by the then current version of these Terms.

Forum Rules

Registration to this forum is free and being a member of our online community is a privilege and not a right. We reserve the right to edit, delete or modify any posts made by a member if it, in our sole discretion, warrants any necessary action. We also reserve, in our sole discretion, to suspend or terminate a member’s registration for violations of the Forum Rules. You agree that we may, in our sole discretion, terminate or suspend your access to all or part of this Website, with or without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, breach of these Terms.

The rules below are guidelines to set parameters on posts made by the members of our community. We reserve the right to amend or modify these rules at any time.

No Solicitations!Only our advertisers are permitted to promote their goods and services in our forums. No other free advertising is permitted and any solicitation will result in an immediate termination of a member’s rights. This forum is supported by our paying sponsors and we all owe them that respect so that the members can enjoy this forum without costs. We ask that you consider supporting and promoting our sponsors.

Bass Barn, members may, with the approval and consent of the Adminstrator, promote a cause or charity that is for the purpose to assist or support a person, event, charity or others less fortunate than ourselves. We are not only here to fish, but we are here to help each other and other. Whether we permit promotion of such an event remains within our sole discretion.

No Spot Burning!We ask that you DO NOT include specific locations (spots) in your reports. Include as much useful information as possible without adding to the long list of issues anglers are already faced with i.e., loss of available fishing locations, overcrowding, litter, complaints, parking, etc, etc, etc. It's your responsibility as a member to keep the best interest of anglers in mind at all times when posting on the board.

No Links in signatures!Included would be links to personal websites. commercial websites, etc. The exception to this rule would be for our advertisers or those given permission by the board administrator for special events, etc. No Commercial Links are allowed in user profiles. The exception to this rule would be for our advertisers only.

No Commercial Links are allowed in user profiles. The exception to this rule would be for our advertisers only.

No alias user names! Members are entitled to register once. Contact the site administrator if you have a problem logging on, etc. DO NOT reregister! Multiple registrations may result in loosing access all together.

Although the administrators and moderators of the Bass Barn will attempt to keep all objectionable messages off this forum, it is impossible for us to review all messages. All messages express the views of the author, and neither the owners or moderators of the Bass Barn, nor Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd. (developers of vBulletin) will be held responsible for the content of any message. If you find a post offensive or I violation of these rules, we ask that you use the “report post” icon and our moderators will review the post to determine if any action, within our discretion, is warranted.

We do not provide any warranty or guarantee as to the accuracy, correctness, timeliness, performance, completeness or suitability of the information and materials found or offered on this website for any particular purpose. You acknowledge that such information and materials may contain inaccuracies or errors and we expressly exclude liability for any such inaccuracies or errors to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Your use of any information or materials on this website is entirely at your own risk, for which we shall not be liable. It shall be your own responsibility to ensure that any products, services or information available through this website meet your specific requirements.

When using this website you shall not post or send to or from this Website any material:

(a)        for which you have not obtained all necessary consents;

(b)        that is discriminatory, obscene, pornographic, defamatory, libelous, liable to incite racial hatred, in breach of confidentiality or privacy, which may cause annoyance or inconvenience to others, which encourages or constitutes conduct that would be deemed a criminal offence, give rise to a civil liability, or otherwise is contrary to the law; or

(c)        which is harmful in nature including, and without limitation, computer viruses, Trojan horses, corrupted data, or other potentially harmful software or data.

We try to keep the forum a “PG-13” rating since we have members of all ages and walks of life. The owners of the Bass Barn reserve the right to remove, edit, move or close any thread for any reason. You understand that all content posted to this Website is the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted the content. You also understand that all opinions expressed by users of this Website are expressed strictly in their individual capacities, and not as a representative of Website, its owner or any of sponsors or partners.

We take all reasonable steps to ensure that this Website is available 24 hours every day, 365 days per year.  However, websites do sometimes encounter downtime due to maintenance, server or technical issues.  Therefore we will not be liable if this Website is unavailable at any time.

You understand that all content posted to this Website is the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted the content. You also understand that all opinions expressed by users of this Website are expressed strictly in their individual capacities, and not as a representative of Website, its owner or any of sponsors or partners.

Neither we nor any other party (whether or not involved in producing, maintaining or delivering this Website), shall be liable or responsible for any kind of loss or damage that may result to you or a third party as a result of your or their use of our website. This exclusion shall include servicing or repair costs and, without limitation, any other direct, indirect or consequential loss, and whether in tort or contract or otherwise in connection with this Website.

You agree to indemnify and hold us and our affiliated companies, and their directors, officers and employees, harmless for any and all claims or demands, including reasonable attorney fees, that arise from or otherwise relate to your use of this Website, any content you supply to this Website, or your violation of these Terms or the rights of another.

Your use of this website and any dispute arising out of such use of the website is subject to the laws of the United States of America. Any disputes, lawsuits or claims against the Bass Barn, its owners, administrators or moderators must be brought in the State of New Jersey, County of Gloucester. By registering, you consent to the jurisdiction and venue above and understand that New Jersey law only will apply.