2.1You may reproduce user-submitted content of this website, or make any modifications to said content on the grounds that Creative Commons licensing, and Respected Licensing (viewable on content submission pages) are followed when the action is taken.
2.2Automated programs (e.g. bots, spiders) may not be used unless granted the right by The Audio Portal. Such conditions are those run by online search engines to gather data for site indexing. The Audio Portal retains the right to revoke this grant at any given point, if deemed necessary.
2.3Accounts on this website are free to create, and are required to access many of the site's features. You are allowed access to the content that is viewable by your account rank (e.g. standard user, moderator, administrator), and not that of other ranks. The account rank may only be amended by the site administrators.
2.4The Audio Portal reserves the right to temporarily or permanently ban any account from the website and its features. Purposely defying given penalty will result in further action from the website administration.
3.1You agree to obey copyright licensing regarding any user's submitted content. (These licenses are stated, and can be viewed on the page of any given submission.)
3.2By submitting content to the website, you agree to assume liability for any legal action taken as a result of any infringement upon copyright, or other applicable laws to content from differing origins.
3.3You retain full ownership of any given content you submit to the website, however, The Audio Portal retains the right to utilize any submitted content within the website.
3.4Content may not contain material originating from sources other than the user(s). This includes, but is not limited to, track loops, backing tracks, or samples taken from media. Content acquired with permission may still be placed under scrutiny. The Audio Portal retains the right to remove any content deemed unsuitable, or otherwise.
3.4.1If you are the owner of content that has been used by a user of the website, please contact the website administrator with written proof that you are the originator of said content.
4.1Through use of this website, you agree to accept liability to any risk you incur. The Audio Portal is not liable to any damage to you, your property, or your information through the use of the website.
4.2The Audio Portal is not liable for any errors, oversights, or misrepresentation of data.
4.3The Audio Portal is not liable for any damage caused through links to third party websites, although administration attempts to remove any malicious content from the website.
4.4Any damage caused by content submitted by user(s) of The Audio Portal is to the liability of said user(s).
Ability to accept these terms
5.1These terms of service can only be accepted on the grounds that you are 18 years of age, or older, or you are between the ages of 13 and 18, with the approval of a parent or guardian.
6.1If any of these terms are deemed invalid by a court of law, validity and implementation of the rest of the terms remain unaffected.
6.2Any legal action against The Audio Portal must be initiated within a year of the issue, or will be deemed invalid.
6.3The Audio Portal reserves the unconditional right to make any amendments to these terms of service.