StayClassy Standards of Conduct


Date of Last Amendment: May 9, 2011

The following terms establish a baseline for what constitutes proper conduct when engaging with the www.stayclassy.org website, or any subdomains thereof, (collectively the "Website"). These terms apply to any and all individuals or entities accessing or using the Website. By visiting, accessing, or using the Website, you agree to the following:

Intellectual Property Rights

You will not violate the intellectual property rights of others through your use of the Website. Intellectual property rights include, but are not limited to, copyrights, patents, trademarks, and other forms of confidential or proprietary information, such as trade secrets.

You represent and warrant that you have legal authority to use any and all content you choose to upload, post, or transmit to (or through) the Website.

Malicious Computer Code

You will not upload viruses or other malicious forms of computer code to the Website.

You will not use the Website as a platform for distributing viruses or other malicious forms of computer code to others.

You agree not to engage in any behavior intended to disrupt the flow of traffic to the Website, prohibit the Website from being accessible to online browsers, or otherwise interfere with the normal operations of the Website.

You agree not to use any software or process intended to track, monitor, or gather information on, any party visiting or using the Website during that party's visit to, or use of, the Website.

Abusive Behavior

You agree not use the Website as a platform for harassing or engaging in abusive behavior towards third parties.

You agree not to use the Website as a platform for defaming others.

"Abusive behavior" includes (but is not limited to)

  • Excessive or improper use of profanity
  • Repeated attempts to contact or badger another when that person has
  • expressed his/her desire not to be contacted
  • Any use of racial, ethnic, or religious slurs.

"Abusive behavior" also includes any act or course of conduct that would offend or upset a reasonable person and that is inconsistent with StayClassy's goal of maintaining a mature and respectful online community.

Illegal Behavior

You agree NEVER to use the Website to engage in any activity that violates the law, including (but not limited to) all criminal and tortious behavior.

You agree never to use the stayclassy.org website to violate or interfere with the contractual rights of others

You agree that, at all times, you will use the stayclassy.org website in a manner fully consistent with respect for the legal rights of all other persons and parties.

Commercial Activity

You agree not to use the Website as a platform for promoting goods or services.

You agree that except for any financial transactions explicitly provided for in StayClassy's various member/user agreements, you will not use StayClassy for commercial purposes.

User Generated Content

You agree that StayClassy shall have the right to delete or block publication of any content you might attempt to post or upload to the Website for any or no reason.

You accept sole responsibility for any content posted to, or transmitted through, the Website and for any information or material shared with third parties

You agree that such content or information MUST NOT INCLUDE:

  • Pornography or nudity of any kind
  • Private information about third parties that you have not obtained consent to share.
  • Violence or other gratuitous or offensive conduct (as determined by commonsense and basic moral judgment).

You agree that StayClassy's removal, or decision not to post, your, or other user- submitted content, DOES NOT constitute tacit assent by StayClassy to generally monitor such content.

You agree to take care to ensure that any content you post or share through the Website is in keeping with the culture of the respectful and tolerant online community which StayClassy strives to maintain.