Welcome to Outside The Closet, an online platform that covers LGBTQ+ news with a transgender focus. By accessing or using this website, located at https://outsidethecloset.com, you agree to be bound by the following terms of service. If you do not agree to these terms, you should not use this website.

  1. Use of the Website

a. You must be at least 18 years old to use this website. b. You agree to use this website for lawful purposes only. c. You agree not to use this website to post or transmit any content that is illegal, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, libelous, invasive of another’s privacy, or racially, ethnically, or otherwise objectionable. d. You are solely responsible for any and all content you post on this website.

  1. Privacy Policy

a. This website uses Matomo to analyze website traffic. Matomo is an open source web analytics platform that provides insights into website user behavior. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Matomo in the manner and for the purposes set out in our Privacy Policy. b. This website also uses Next Scripts Snap to publish content to Facebook. By using this website, you consent to the processing of data about you by Next Scripts Snap in the manner and for the purposes set out in our Privacy Policy.

  1. Intellectual Property

a. All content on this website is the property of Outside The Closet or its respective owners, and is protected by copyright, trademark, and other intellectual property laws. You may not reproduce, modify, or distribute any content on this website without the prior written consent of Outside The Closet or its respective owners. b. You retain all ownership rights in any content you post on this website. However, by posting content on this website, you grant Outside The Closet a non-exclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, and irrevocable right to use, display, reproduce, and distribute your content in any form or media.

  1. Disclaimer of Warranties

a. This website is provided on an “as is” and “as available” basis. Outside The Closet makes no warranties or representations of any kind, express or implied, as to the operation of this website or the information, content, materials, or products included on this website. b. Outside The Closet does not warrant that this website or its server are free of viruses or other harmful components. You are responsible for taking all necessary precautions to protect yourself from viruses and other harmful components.

  1. Limitation of Liability

a. In no event shall Outside The Closet be liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of or in any way connected with the use of this website or with the delay or inability to use this website, or for any information, products, and services obtained through this website, or otherwise arising out of the use of this website, whether based on contract, tort, strict liability, or otherwise, even if Outside The Closet has been advised of the possibility of such damages.

  1. Modifications to Terms of Service

a. Outside The Closet reserves the right to modify these terms of service at any time, without prior notice. Your continued use of this website following any such modifications constitutes your agreement to be bound by the revised terms of service.

  1. Governing Law

a. These terms of service shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the United States and the state of New Jersey, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law.

If you have any questions about these terms of service, please contact us at info@outsidethecloset