Registration Agreement

Registration & Security:

You have the ability, as you register, to choose your username.  We advise that you keep the name appropriate. For your protection and to ensure the validity of your posts, you agree to never give your password to another person except an administrator. We also HIGHLY recommend that you use a complex and unique password for your account, to prevent account theft. You also agree to NEVER use another person's account for any reason. After you register and login to this forum, you will be able to fill out a detailed profile. It is your responsibility to present clean and accurate information. Any information the forum owner or staff determines to be inaccurate or vulgar in nature will be removed, with or without prior notice. Appropriate sanctions may be applicable.

Please note that with each post, your IP address is recorded, in the event that you need to be banned from this forum or your ISP contacted. This will only happen in the event of a major violation of this agreement. Also note that the software places a cookie, a text file containing bits of information (such as your username and password), in your browser's cache. This is ONLY used to keep you logged in/out. The software DOES NOT collect or send any other form of information to your computer.

Forum Rules:

The following rules are absolute and will not change.
These rules will be enforced in every instance, and violations will result in consequences. Generally speaking, these consequences will follow an orderly progression, as follows: the first infraction will incur a warning; the second, a 30 day ban; the third, a three month ban; the fourth, a six month ban; the fifth, a one year ban; and the sixth, a lifetime ban. That said, please keep in mind that this is a privately owned board, and Portal of Dreams reserves the right to determine the length of board-banning on a case-to-case basis depending on the severity of the infraction.

- No underage users are allowed on the board. By entering the site, you have agreed to be over 18 years of age.

- No anonymous posts. Negative posts that are posted by an anonymous person will be removed.

- - No harassing, threatening or insulting of ANY kind will be allowed on the board. You will NOT post any material which or includes racial, ethnic, religious, or gender-based insults; statements meant to hurt or offend another member of the Portal of Dreams community, or those which are false, defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, threatening, or invasive of a person's privacy; nor sexually oriented or adult material which depicts bestiality or child pornography, or which is otherwise in violation of any International or United States Federal law.

- Spamming and flaming is not allowed. Please keep your posts as constructive as possible.

- No R/T information about another person will be allowed on the board.

- No impersonation of the staff or moderators will be allowed. The user found doing so will be banned.

- Legal Liability. This is a forum for our chatters to share role-play/chat related information and experiences with other chatters in a professional manner. This is not an area for posting resumes, soliciting income based activities or obtaining a life partner or date. Please remember: This is a PUBLIC FORUM. Anything you post may be seen by Internet users around the world, and you are responsible for what you post. Please keep in mind that YOU CAN BE HELD LEGALLY LIABLE FOR WHAT YOU WRITE AND PHOTOGRAPHS THAT YOU POST. In example, if you post personal pictures and you are harassed or stalked as a result, you may be held legally accountable for the context in which they were posted. By posting on the Portal of Dreams forums, you agree to release, hold harmless, and indemnify Portal of Dreams (PoD) from any and all legal or civil actions and penalties and costs, including without limitation attorneys' fees, arising from messages/photographs you have posted on the PoD forums.

In other words, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the owners of this forum, any websites related 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.

As stated above 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, threatening, or invasive of a person's privacy; nor sexually oriented or adult material which depicts bestiality or child pornography; nor any content which is 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 have obtained written consent from the owner of said copyrighted material.

Posted messages express the views of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of this forum, its owner, its staff, or its subsidiaries. Please remember that we do not actively monitor posted messages, nor are we able to confirm the validity of posts; as such, we are not responsible for the content contained within and do not warrant the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of any information presented. 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 forum moderators may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately. This policy applies to member profile information, as

We reserve the right to ban any member who violates our guidelines or disrupts our community.

If you have concerns or questions regarding our services, policies, or staff, please use a personal contact method such as a private message or email to a staff member. All moderators, administrators, and site staff are visible in the whochat list. We take serious complaints to heart and will do our best to address them.

Thank you.

Portal of Dreams Owner/Management