PodShow+ Member Agreement

Congratulations on becoming a Listener Member of one of the most exciting programs on the Internet. This agreement sets forth your rights and responsibilities as a Member of PodShow. These terms are supplemental to the Terms of Use set forth at http://www.PodShow.com/terms/?view=tou which are required by all users of the PodShow Websites, (including, but not limited to www.PodShow.com, www.PodcastAlley.com, www.PodSafeMusicNetwork.com, www.indiePodder.org) and which are incorporated herein by reference. In addition, the PodShow privacy policy is also incorporated herein by reference.

As a PodShow Member, you receive the following benefits:

Unlike a lot of sites, we will not impose a lot of rules on you. However, the rules that we do set forth, we demand that you follow or else you may forfeit your right to be a Member of PodShow.

Download and Sharing Rules

You are free to download authorized. All files available on the site shall be deemed to be authorized unless otherwise noted. While you are free to download files, there shall be no transfer of ownership in any copyrights that may be associated with the content.

Member Page Rules

In addition to the rules found in the Terms of Use that are applicable to your member pages, the following rules shall apply:

  1. Unless you specify otherwise, any and all works of authorship copyrightable by you and posted by you to your member pages ("Member Works") are submitted with the understanding that you permit anyone to copy, distribute, display and perform your Member Works, royalty-free, on the condition that they credit your authorship each time they do so. You also permit others to distribute derivative works of your Member Works, provided that they give you proper attribution as described below.
  2. By posting your Member Works on the Member Pages, you are granting PodShow a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and worldwide license to use your Member Works in connection with the operation of the PodShow Websites, including, without limitation, the license rights to copy, distribute, transmit, publicly display, publicly perform, reproduce, edit, translate and reformat your Blog Works, and/or to incorporate it into a collective work.
  3. When publicly displaying, publicly performing, reproducing or distributing copies of your Member Works, PodShow will make best efforts to credit your authorship. You grant PodShow permission to use your name for such attribution purposes. You, likewise, agree to represent yourself accurately. You acknowledge that misrepresentation may lead us, in our sole discretion, to cancel your PodShow Membership and delete any of your Member Works.
  4. PodShow believes deeply in free speech as evidenced by its commitment to new and independent content producers. However, PodShow must reserve the right to remove certain Blog Works that you may post. As a general matter, you may post content freely to your blog and to those of others, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, defamatory, threatening, infringing of intellectual property rights, invasive of privacy or otherwise injurious or objectionable.
  5. You may not use the PodShow name to endorse or promote any product, opinion, cause or political candidate. Representation of your personal opinions as institutionally endorsed by PodShow or its affiliates is strictly prohibited.
  6. By posting content to any page, you warrant and represent that you either own or otherwise control all of the rights to that content, including, without limitation, all the rights necessary for you to provide, post, upload, input or submit the content, or that your use of the content is a protected fair use. You agree that you will not knowingly and with intent to defraud provide material and misleading false information. You represent and warrant also that the content you supply does not violate these Terms, and that you will indemnify and hold PodShow harmless for any and all claims resulting from content you supply.
  7. You acknowledge that PodShow does not pre-screen or regularly review posted content, but that it shall have the right to remove in its sole discretion any content that it considers to violate these Terms.
  8. You understand that all Works posted are the sole responsibility of the individual who originally posted them. You understand, also, that all opinions expressed by users of this site are expressed strictly in their individual capacities, and not as representatives of PodShow.
  9. You agree that PodShow will not be liable, under any circumstances and in any way, for any errors or omissions, loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of use of any content posted on this site. You agree that you must evaluate and bear all risks associated with the use of any content, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such content.
  10. Collecting personal information from children under the age of 13 is prohibited. No Content should be directed toward such children.
  11. This Agreement, along with the Terms of Use constitutes the entire agreement and supersedes all prior agreements of the parties with respect to the transactions set forth herein. You should be further advised that everyone who uses or visits the Website is also bound by its Terms of Use and are incorporated herein by reference. In the unlikely event that any of Terms are in conflict with the terms of this Agreement, the terms of this Agreement shall govern. However, PodShow may modify this Agreement from time to time and such modification shall be effective upon posting by PodShow on the Website. You agree to be bound to any changes to this Agreement when you use the PodShow+ service after any such modification is posted.