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and agree to this legal notice and all rules of this website, as they appear
on this page now and as they are from time to time updated. Minors are required
to obtain permission of their parent or legal guardian before using the
Copyright ©1999 by Bill Phillips. All Rights Reserved. Copyright under
Berne Copyright Convention, Universal Copyright Convention, and PanAmerican
Copyright Convention. Except where specifically stated otherwise herein,
Bill Phillips is the copyright holder for this entire website, as a collective
work, and for all text, codes, graphics, sounds, multimedia creations, pages
and other elements.
The website copyright holder, Bill Phillips, the webmaster and the Decibels,
jointly and severally, disclaim all liability of any and all kinds whatsoever
arising out of your use of, or inability to use this website or any linked
web page, or any services or products advertised or promoted by any linked
web page. This entire website, including, without limiting the generality
of the foregoing, all message boards, chat rooms, graphics, articles, text
and links are provided on an "as is", and "as available" basis with no warranties
of any kind.
Message Boards and Chat Rooms
The message boards (also called "guests books," "bulletin boards"
and "web forums") on this website may be used by visitors of this website to post messages
to, about and for the Decibels, music, entertainment, performing arts, and
related topics. The messages and all related posted information may be seen
and responded to by other visitors to the website, long after the message
Neither the Decibels, nor the website copyright holder, nor the webmaster,
nor any of their agents, assigns or representatives are under any obligation
to monitor or review postings, messages, or statements made through the message
boards or chat rooms.
Topics and Content. The views expressed in the chat rooms and on the
message boards don't necessarily reflect the views or practices of the
Decibels, the website copyright holder, or the webmaster. Any opinions, advice,
statements, services, offers or other information or content presented or
disseminated on any message board or in any chat room are those of the respective
authors, who are solely liable for their content.
Post Do's. When posting statements or messages to chat rooms or message
boards, remember that they are public and can be viewed by anyone. It's generally
not a good idea to post your last name, home address, work address,
phone number, name of your school, or other personal information. Minors
should get permission of their parent or legal guardian before posting any
message to a chat room or message board.
Post Don'ts. Please do not post messages that are blatantly commercial
or that use profanity or racial or sexual epithets. Avoid participating in
flame wars. Vicious personal attacks are inappropriate. The webmaster may,
in his sole discretion, edit or remove any posted message at any time without
cause and without notice. The webmaster may also, in his sole discretion,
limit or discontinue anyone's use of the website without cause and without
HTML Tags. Message board users may place HTML tags in the body of
their message to format messages and to create links. Please don't link to
"adults only" or other inappropriate site.
Banners. Advertising banners are graphical links that appear throughout
the website. The website copyright holder, webmaster and the Decibels don't
decide which banner will appear, nor do they endorse any of the products,
services, or advertisers associated with the banners. Use of any banner,
or of the linked website, or of any advertised product or service is at your
Additional Copyright/Ownership Notices
Music. The sound clips used as background for pages on this website are from
a compact disc with the disc cover labeled "The Decibels", which consists
of music created and performed by members of the Decibels. A copy of the
compact disc was provided to the webmaster for use on this website.
Photographs and Graphics Credits. The following photos, graphics and artwork have been provided by, and are the property of:
Katherine LeMoon and Jerald Long: poster.jpg, jon2.jpg, ricky1.jpg.
Bill Phillips: frcrowd1.jpg, jong2.jpg, ralphg1.jpg, rickyd1.jpg
Sue Reitinger: band1.jpg. jakes1.jpg.