Policy and Disclaimer

Limitation of Liability

Though user content submitted to the Journalism Events + Conference database is moderated for acceptability, appropriateness, and accuracy, the Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation and its designees do not endorse or verify any information linked outside of this website.

The Fourth Estate does not control nor review the content or operation of any website not directly and completely owned by and/or controlled by the Fourth Estate.

The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation and its designees guarantee neither the authenticity, accuracy, appropriateness, nor security of any link, website or content linked thereto. The Fourth Estate urges site visitors to exercise all due caution and internet security best practices when accessing any unfamiliar website.

If content is determined to be inaccurate, inappropriate or malicious, it will be removed from the Journalism Events + Conference database website as soon as is practicable.

Site visitors who opt to participate in advertised events and volunteer opportunities through the Journalism Events + Conference database website do so at their own risk, and agree to hold the Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation and its designees harmless for any loss or injury suffered as a result or participation.

 

Permissible Use of Web Calendar and Volunteer Opportunities — Acceptable Postings

For the purposes of posting to the Journalism Events + Conferences site, individuals who are not affiliated with the Fourth Estate may submit content for inclusion in these resources, subject to approval from the Fourth Estate and / or its designees. Regardless of whether content is submitted by Fourth Estate-affiliated organizations and / or individuals or non-affiliated organizations and / or individuals, the following forms of content shall not be allowed for posting:

  • Seminars or events that provide limited educational benefit and/or are primarily commercial or profit-seeking in nature;
  • content which promotes, fosters or perpetuates discrimination on the basis of race, creed, color, age, religion, gender, marital status, status with regard to public assistance, national origin, physical or mental disability or sexual orientation, or any other legally-protected category under State and federal non-discrimination laws;
  • content which may compromise the safety and security of the public, or violates or encourages the violation of local ordinance or State and / or federal laws.

Any content which is posted to the website and which is found after publication to meet the above criteria shall be immediately removed from publication, and the individual or organization which submitted the information for publication may have their publication rights suspended or revoked.

The Fourth Estate and its designees exercise final discretion as to whether or not it is appropriate to advertise an event or volunteer opportunity through the Journalism Events + Conferences website. Submission of an event is not a guarantee that content will be included on the website. Inclusion of any content on the Journalism Events + Conferences website does not imply an endorsement on behalf of the Fourth Estate and/or its designees.

 

Privacy Notice

Information shared with the Fourth Estate and any such designees shall be treated as confidential and private as applicable policy and all other applicable State and federal laws and company policies pertaining to individual confidentiality and the assumed right to privacy. Information shared through this website will never be shared with any third party without the individual’s express permission. The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation and its employees are committed to protecting web visitors’ privacy, and any attempt to misuse information obtained through the Journalism Events + Conferences website will result in suspension of administrative privileges and appropriate disciplinary action.

 

Journalism Events + Conference Database

Whenever practicable, content submitted to the Journalism Events + Conference will be fact-checked for accuracy and copy-edited for spelling and grammar. All rights and privileges of republication remain with the content’s initial author(s), and the Fourth Estate and its designees make no claim to the contrary. Submission of content does not guarantee publication. The Fourth Estate and its designees exercise final and total discretion as to whether or not it is appropriate to publish or re-publish content through the Journalism Events + Conference database. Inclusion of content on the Journalism Events + Conference site does not imply any endorsement on behalf of the Fourth Estate and/or its designees.

 

Updates to Website Policy and Disclaimer

The Journalism Events + Conference website policies and disclaimers shall be updated from time to time, as determined by the Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation, to accurately reflect the mission and vision of the Fourth Estate to contribute to a healthy society by fostering, supporting and incubating a sustainable and vibrant free press.