to the "gotta blame someone" attitude that prevails this decade,
I unfortunately need to post some disclaimers for BackstageJobs.com.
At the top are general disclaimers for the entire site, and then disclaimers
for specific sections of the site. If you are reading this, you got
here from a section that these disclaimers apply to, please use your
browser's "BACK" function to return to the page that brought you here.
Use of any material or
information found within the domain of "backstagejobs.com"
in any form, by any
means, constitutes an agreement between you (the user, viewer,
or accessor), and
Patrick Hudson (the owner of BackstageJobs.com), that you will
abide by the terms and
conditions listed below.
If you do not agree to
these terms and conditions, you may not use BackstageJobs.com.
Disclaimers, terms, and conditions of use for BackstageJobs.com
For purposes of these disclaimers "you" and "your" refer to the
user/viewer/accessor of BackstageJobs.com,
"the site" and "this site" refer to BackstageJobs.com.
Violators of these terms and conditions will face immediate legal action.
1. The Webmaster and Owner of BackstageJobs.com is Patrick
1.1 BackstageJobs.com is located at
2. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for content of linked sites.
Patrick Hudson is not responsible for any violation of local, state, federal,
or international laws or ordinances by individuals or groups linking to or linked from the site.
3. Every effort will be made to keep the material in the site
"appropriate" for all ages, but there is no claim that any portion of the site is suitable
4. There is no guarantee of the availability of any section of
the site at any time.
Patrick Hudson makes no guarantee that the information or links on the site
are current or accurate.
5. While electronic mail (e-mail) is appreciated, due to
time constraints there is no guarantee that it will be replied to.
5.1 All e-mail sent to a backstagejobs.com
and all information sent through the forms on BackstageJobs.com, becomes the property of
Patrick Hudson and may be used for any purpose. If you do not want your comments used on site,
or quoted in other e-mail (not to you) or newsgroup
postings, please add "DO NOT REPOST" to your e-mail or
comments. See Disclaimer 8.1.
5.2 All material within the domain of "backstagejobs.com",
is Copyright 1996, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Patrick Hudson and
may not be be used without permission of Patrick Hudson.
5.3 You may not use, nor permit
others to use, material or information found in the domain of
"backstagejobs.com" for unsolicited contact of any form, including electronic
for purposes other than hiring or potential hiring, within the live
entertainment, film, or television industry,
of or by the person, company, or organization listed on this site.
5.4 The reproduction,
retransmission, or rebroadcast in any media currently known or unknown, of any
information or material within the domain of "backstagejobs.com" is strictly
6. BackstageJobs.com is operated in Patrick Hudson's spare time.
As this site is not a source of livable income for Patrick Hudson, outside
work must take priority over the maintenance of this site.
7. Every reasonable effort will be made to keep all sections of
the site current. However, BackstageJobs.com job listings will get first priority in maintenance
and updates due to the nature of the site.
Patrick Hudson is not responsible for any problems or hardships
resulting from the use of the BackstageJobs.com
8.1 Patrick Hudson does not maintain
promotional mailing lists, send spam,
or sell e-mail addresses to anyone. If you have received spam from
someone that says they received your address from Patrick Hudson or BackstageJobs.com,
notify Patrick Hudson immediately!
8.2 BackstageJobs.com is hosted on Earthlink
Network. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for "cookies" or "pop-up"
windows that Earthlink may use. Patrick Hudson does not operate or use "cookies"
or other automatic information sorters/gatherers.
8.3 Earthlink Network is not responsible for the contents of anything
in the domain of "backstagejobs.com"
or sites and pages linked to from BackstageJobs.com.
9. Patrick Hudson reserves the right to change these disclaimers
at any time.
Advertisements on BackstageJobs.com
10. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for the content of sites linked
to through advertisements on BackstageJobs.com.
11. While BackstageJobs.com accepts advertisements, advertising
persons or organizations have no control over content
on BackstageJobs.com, or placement of links on the links page.
12 The posting of advertisements on BackstageJobs.com by
an individual or organization, does not necessarily mean
that Patrick Hudson knows of, agrees with, or condones, the opinions, actions, or
hiring practices of the individual or organization.
12.1 The posting of advertisements on BackstageJobs.com by an individual
or organization, does not necessarily mean that
the individual or organization knows of, agrees with, or condones, the opinions, actions, or hiring
practices of Patrick Hudson, or the content of BackstageJobs.com or other web sites operated
by Patrick Hudson.
13 Final placement of advertisements is determined by Patrick
Hudson. Every effort is made to ensure that advertisements relate to
the theatre and live entertainment industry.
14. Credit card payments are
processed by PayPal. PayPal is not responsible for any content
15. Payments made for job
listings (which are free) are considered a donation to BackstageJobs.com
and are not refundable.
16. Payments for banner or sidebox advertisement space and time are refundable for 7 days if an error
is made in the type of ad or time paid for.
Google ads are supplied by Google.com at the moment a page is accessed.
BackstageJobs.com is not responsible for the content of any Google ad or the
content of any Google advertised website.
In addition to the general disclaimers above, here are disclaimers
specific to BackstageJobs.com job listings:
20. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for errors in job listings.
Listings are copied & pasted from e-mail, with little editing, and no
All listings sent via forms are automatically sent to paying
subscribers to the BackstageJobs.com Mail_To_You mailing list. These
listings will also be manually posted free of charge on the BackstageJobs.com
website. Subscribers to the mailing list are paying for speed of
receiving listings at the same time Patrick Hudson does. (See also disclaimers
6 and 7)
Specific disclaimers for the Mail_To_You mailing list are posted at the
payment page and thank you page for the mailing list.
20.1 Patrick Hudson reserves the right not to post listings submitted
(such as "actors needed" or "hire me!" type listings) or links
to outside web sites. This should only affect those who submit a
listing that is not related to theatre
or live entertainment (such as a Graphic Designer for an internet company).
21. The use of BackstageJobs.com by an individual or organization,
or a link to the web site of an individual
or organization, does not necessarily mean that Patrick Hudson knows of, agrees with, or condones,
the opinions, actions, or hiring practices of the individual or organization.
22. The use of BackstageJobs.com by an individual or organization
does not necessarily mean that the individual
or organization knows of, agrees with, or condones, the opinions, actions, or hiring practices
of Patrick Hudson, or the content of other web sites operated by Patrick Hudson.
23. Some of the jobs listed on BackstageJobs.com may require
unassisted lifting of material weighing 50 pounds
or more. In addition, due to the design of some older buildings, and the limited budgets of
some of the groups operating them, some job locations may not be fully "handicapped accessible."
Please check with the listing individual or group if this is of concern to you. Patrick Hudson
is not responsible for any restrictions or limitations listed or unlisted.
24. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for any violation of local,
state, federal, or international laws or ordinances by individuals or groups
that use BackstageJobs.com.
25. In the event that Patrick Hudson is interested in applying
for a job submitted to BackstageJobs.com, Patrick Hudson will wait a minimum of
24 hours after the listing is posted to the web site before applying.
26. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for responses, or lack of
responses, to a job listing or link.
27. Patrick Hudson is not responsible for unwanted mail, e-mail,
faxes, phone calls, or other contact from people or groups copying
information from posted job listings to use for marketing or prank purposes.
28. While unlikely to happen, Patrick Hudson reserves the right
to use the names of listing groups or individuals for promotional purposes. E-mail addresses and other contact
information will not be used for promotional purposes. No names or other contact information
of listing groups or individuals will be used in promotional e-mail, or newsgroup postings.. See Disclaimer 5.1 and 8.1
29. The names "BackstageJobs.com", "The Theatre Design & Technical
Jobs Page", the slogan "everything but acting",
and all graphics found in the domains of "backstagejobs.com" & "home.earthlink.net/~pshudson/"
are Copyright 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Patrick Hudson and may not be used without
permission of Patrick Hudson. Exceptions are the use of the name and slogan for links to
29.1 Patrick Hudson reserves the rights to the name "The Theatre Design
& Technical Jobs Page" even though the site has
been moved and renamed "BackstageJobs.com"
Disclaimers specific to The
CONTACT SHEETS, in addition to
the general disclaimers listed at the top of this page:
30. The name "The CONTACT SHEETS" and all graphics found in the
domain of "backstagejobs.com" are Copyright
1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Patrick Hudson.
31. Patrick Hudson makes no guarantee that the information listed
on the site is accurate or complete.
32. By using The CONTACT SHEETS, you agree not to use the information
provided for purposes other than hiring or
potential hiring. Prohibited use of information includes, but is not limited to: unsolicited e-mail
(spam) regarding anything not related to theatre or stagecraft, unsolicited phone calls, faxes,
or pages regarding anything not related to theatre or stagecraft, selling of information found on
this site, or harassment of person or persons listed on this site.
33. Each person listed on The CONTACT SHEETS provides all information
regarding their listing. Patrick Hudson
is not responsible for the accuracy of any information provided by listed individuals.
34. By adding your name to The CONTACT SHEET, you agree to keep
your listing up-to-date by informing the webmaster,
Patrick Hudson, as soon as possible after a change occurs.
If the webmaster discovers that you have failed to update your contact
information within two (2) weeks of its
change, your listing will be removed from The CONTACT SHEETS.
36. By adding your name and contact information to this site,
you assume all responsibility for all risks associated with having
personal information available on the internet.
37. Patrick Hudson is not
responsible for unsolicited e-mail, phone calls, faxes, pages, direct mail or any other contact from those who have found your
information on this site and, in violation of these terms and conditions, use that information
for purposes other than hiring, theatre, or stagecraft.
All Contact Sheet listings are posted free of charge for three years. At
the end of three years, the listing is removed unless a payment is made to
continue the listing for an additional 2 years.
Paid Contact Sheet listings receive no preferential treatment. The same
rules and regulations apply for paid listings.
38. Patrick Hudson does not maintain mailing lists, sell
e-mail addresses or other information, or use information sent to him
for this site, for purposes other than hiring in a theatre or stagecraft related job.
Viewing the information in this site is free. No fees are charged
to view any information on this site.
1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2005 Patrick Hudson