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Not responsible for content: Please remember that we 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. Therefore you acknowledge that all posts made to this discussion board express the views and opinions of the author and not Dalhousie University or Merlinda Weinberg and therefore, we will not be held liable.

You will indemnify Dalhousie University and Merlinda Weinberg from any and all claims and/or damages resulting from any claim brought by any third party relating to content you have posted.

Inappropriate Content: You agree not to post any abusive, obscene, vulgar, slanderous, hateful, threatening, sexually-oriented or any other material that may violate any applicable laws.

Doing so may lead to you being immediately and permanently banned. You agree that we have the right to remove, edit, move or close any topic at any time. Also, you agree that we reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to remove a user’s privilege to post any content on this site.

Please Note: New members’ posts are moderated to help reduce spam in our forums. That means you may not see your new post show up immediately until reviewed by the moderator.

Text Only: Please restrict your contributions to text only. We cannot accept graphics or audio submissions.

Non-Commercial Purposes: You understand and agree that this discussion board is to be used only for non-commercial purposes. You may not solicit funds, promote commercial entities or otherwise engage in commercial activity in the discussion forum.

Copyright: You agree not to post any copyrighted material unless the copyright is owned by you or by this forum.

Contacting the Moderator: When in doubt about appropriate content, contact Dr. Merlinda Weinberg at ethicshp@dal.ca before posting questionable material. Should you feel that a posted message is objectionable, you are encouraged to contact Dr. Weinberg.

Permission to Use This Material: As a user, you agree to any information you have entered being stored in a database and potentially to be used as secondary data in later research. For any content that you post, you hereby grant to Ethics in the Helping Professions and Merlinda Weinberg the royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, exclusive and fully sublicensable license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, perform and display such content in whole or in part, world-wide and to incorporate it in other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed.