Users / Postings
The MassPickleballGuide Administrator has requested that all users must agree to the following terms before continued use of the services. By posting, you agree to the terms below and agree to abide by them.
It is impossible for us to review messages or confirm the validity of information posted. We do not actively monitor the contents of posted messages and are not responsible for any messages posted. We do not vouch for or warrant the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of any message, and are not responsible for the contents of any message.
The messages express the views of the author of the message, not necessarily the views of MassPickleballGuide.com or any associated entity. The individual member remains solely responsible for the content of their messages, and as a potential poster, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless ass and their agents and employee’s with respect to any claim based upon transmission of your message(s). Any member whom feels that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email.
We have the ability to remove objectionable messages and we will make every effort to do so, within a reasonable time frame, if we determine that removal is necessary. This is a manual process so please realize that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately.
Be tolerant, understanding and respectful of other people’s point of view. If you strongly disagree or are upset over somebody’s posting, simply respond by stating your point of view. Do not criticize, censure or ridicule others for their beliefs, opinions or views. Please also take into account the difficulty many people have in expressing their precise feelings and emotions in a written message.
Explicit language will not be tolerated and will be evaluated, by our staff, for content & could result in membership revocation after one warning.
Politics, Religion, Race and Sexual Orientation will not be allowed as threads/posts topics since they always result in flame wars.
You agree, through your use of this service, that you will not use as to post any material which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, harassing, obscene, profane, racial, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person’s privacy, or otherwise a violation of any law.
The following is not allowed: calling people names, swearing at people, following people around on various threads to purposefully bother or harass them, sending them Private Messages when they tell you not to, threatening people or just directly provoking or baiting people just for the purpose of getting a negative reaction is not allowed.
Any word used in a derogatory fashion against somebody constitutes a personal attack and will be treated that way.
We expect posters here to respect each other, even if they disagree and dislike each other, so please keep personal disputes off our forums.
Private Messages/Email Distribution, Personal Information and Moderator/Manager Correspondence Private Messages can not be reposted without permission from both parties. People can Officially Request that others not send them Private Messages and/or exclude their messages in their Personal Control Panel Any correspondence originating or involving a MassPickleballGuide.com Moderator/Manager/Staff Member and discussing the MassPickleballGuide.com and/or its staff in any way, is considered private and can not be reposted on the forums. We reserve the right to edit or delete any logs, emails or other correspondence being posted on our forums regardless of its intent, content or source.
A username which is or resembles the real name of a real person, or an a.k.a. which is or resembles the real name of a real person, may only be used by the real person described, and not by any other user. Usernames or profiles falsely purporting to be a real person may be removed by staff, and the IPs or other sources for such usernames may be banned from the site.
You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or if MassPickleballGuide.com, owns the copyright. Although we do not and cannot review the messages prior to being posted and are not responsible for the content of any of these messages, we reserve the right to delete any message for any reason whatsoever. You remain solely responsible for the content of your messages, and you agree to indemnify and hold MassPickleBallGuide.com harmless with respect to any claim based upon transmission of your message(s).
MassPickleballGuide.com reserves the right to reveal a member’s identity, or whatever information we know about that member, including a member’s IP number, in the event of a complaint or legal action arising from any message posted by that member. Information shared publicly by the users here, should not to be used for mass mailings and we will not share your information with any outside agency except due to legal action. See previous rule.
Postings made which are deemed advertising and may be removed without recourse. Please note that advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are inappropriate on these forums and may be deleted immediately with no further explanation.