The FLA Forum Rules and Disclaimer
Forest Landowners Association forum Membership
Only active members of Forest Landowners Association (FLA) may post messages on the Forum board. You are allowed ONE membership account. Members that create multiple accounts risk having all of thier accounts disabled. if you have trouble logging into an established account use the Forest Landowners Association contact link to ask for assistance. By posting messages to Forest Landowners Association's Forum, you agree to indemnify The Forest Landowners Association Forum, its employees, representatives, and agents, and hold them harmless from any and all claims (including claims for legal fees) which may arise from your participation on the Forest Landowners Association Forum. You also agree that Forest Landowners Association is not responsible for the materials posted by users of Forest Landowners Association's Forum. In addition, you grant The Forestry Landowners Association (FLA) and its affiliates, worldwide, royalty-free perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display any message or content posted on Forest Landowners Association Forum and/or e-mail sent by you to The Forest Landowners Association Forum. (in whole or in part).
Posts and Instant Messages
All communications between users of the The Forest Landowners Association Forum via message boards or any other means of communication supplied by the Forest Landowners Association Forum are public and not private communications. The opinions and viewpoints expressed by users of The Forest Landowners Association Forum are wholly their own and not necessarily those of Forest Landowners Association. The Forest Landowners Association Forum reserves the right to remove any messages or posts without notice. The Forest Landowners Association Forum also reserves the right to ban users for any reason without notification.
IT IS UNLAWFUL TO POST STUMPAGE OR OTHER FORESTRY INDUSTRY RELATED PRICES ANYWHERE ON FLA'S FORUM. IFANY USER POSTS ANY FOREST INDUSTRY RELATED PRICES YOU WILL BE PERMANENTLY BANNED FROM USING THE FORUMS
THE COMMUNICATIONS AREAS OF THE Forest Landowners Association FORUM SHALL BE USED FOR LAWFUL PURPOSES ONLY. NO MATERIAL SHALL BE POSTED ON OR TRANSMITTED THROUGH FORESTRY FORUM WHICH VIOLATES OR INFRINGES IN ANY WAY UPON THE RIGHTS OF OTHERS, WHICH IS UNLAWFUL, THREATENING, ABUSIVE, DEFAMATORY, INVASIVE OF PRIVACY OR PUBLICITY RIGHTS, VULGAR, OBSCENE, PROFANE, INDECENT, WHICH ENCOURAGES CONDUCT THAT WOULD CONSTITUTE A CRIMINAL OFFENSE, GIVES RISE TO CIVIL LIABILITY OR IS OTHERWISE OBJECTIONABLE.
The Forest Landowners Association Forum is not to be used to "SPAM" others. "SPAM" includes identical and or irrelevant submissions posted repeatedly on the same or multiple message boards, and often includes a misrepresentation of the source of what is posted. The Forest Landowners Association Forum may ban any user, at any time, without notice, for spamming or otherwise posting unwelcome messages on the message boards.
Posting links or giving directions to other internet forums for the sake of promoting the linked site, especially those of similar subject matter by posters is not allowed. Posting a topic for the soul purpose of directing traffic to another website is not allowed. It is considered bad internet forum etiquette to do so with out first gaining permission from the Forest Landowners Association Forum administration. Posts made to "troll" the Forest Landowners Association forum will be edited or removed and posters will be warned.
Personal Website Promotion
The Forest Landowners Association Forum encourages members to post their web address within their member profile, but posting links for the sake of promotion within posts is not allowed. No Commercial website promotion will be allowed without a Forest Landowners Association Sponsorship agreement or prior consent from the Forest Landowners Association.
Personal ads on the Forestry Forum
Ads are not permitted anywhere on Forest Landowners Association's Forum. Ads will be removed.
Ebay and Craigs List
It is against Forest Landowners Association Forum rules to post links to craig list ads, ebay auctions, or links to any like sites unless the ad or auction is your personal ad, and you are entitled to post an ad in respect to forum rules and stipulations. Such postings will be removed without warning. Repeated actions will be cause for removal from the Forest Landowners Association Forum. We have had issues with members finding then posting auctions or items that other members have already found interest in, drawing competition to that interest, resulting in upset members. Remember, If you found the item, other members can find it as well.
Forest Landowners Assoication encourages users not to disclose personal information on The Forest Landowners Association Forum. Forest Landowners Association cannot be held responsible or liable for the use of any information that users provide within this public forum. Forest Landoweners Association RECOMMENDS THAT USERS DO NOT SHARE PERSONAL INFORMATION SUCH AS POSTAL ADDRESS, PHONE NUMBER, SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBERS, CREDIT CARD NUMBERS, ETC.
SOMEONE ELSE'S INFORMATION
Members may not post any e-mail addresses, or personal information other than their own on any area of this site. Members will be held responsible and potentially liable for the posting of any other individual's personal information. These type of postings will be deleted and the poster will be warned.
Forest Landowners Association makes no claims that information dispersed through message boards or other means is accurate or reliable. Also Forest Landowners Association cannot be held liable for any statements made by users of The Forest Landowners Association Forum. Users are responsible and liable for all activities while participating on Forest Landowners Association's Forum message boards and instant message systems. Users are responsible for anything they post and for protecting their own computer system.
Members and guests are responsible for any actions they may take based on advice or information they receive on line. Members and guests should use their own good judgment in evaluating information received on line.
Forest Landowners Association recommends that you install a virus protection program on your computer.
Some content and links on the internet may contain adult content that may not be suitable for children. Forest Landowners Assoication is not responsible for any content or links to adult material that is posted by users on The Forest Landowners Association Forum. Forest Landowners Association will make every effort however to see that such links are removed when found.
Forest Landowners Association may disclose user information to government authorities at their discretion or when required by law. Forest Landowners Association may also disclose user information when Forest Landowners Association has reason to believe that someone is causing injury to or interference with its rights or property, other Forest Landowners Association Forum users, or anyone else that could be harmed by such activities.