Community Guidelines & FAQ's

  1. Be respectful and civil to other network members, even if you disagree with them.

  2. Any unacceptable content (including but not limited to posts, user names, or subject lines and matter) will be deleted.

  3. WIAN does not tolerate harassing, threatening, racist, abusive, hateful, violent, vulgar, or obscene language or behaviour.

  4. Participation in, encouragement, or suggestion of any illegal behaviour is cause for immediate deletion and suspension of posting privileges and may be reported to the appropriate authorities.

  5. No articles, news reports, or other copyrighted material may be posted without the permission of the Network and the relevant copyright owners.

  6. Flooding or spamming (including irrelevant or relevant content and subject matter) on the site is not permitted.

  7. No commercial solicitation or advertising will be allowed. 

  8. This is a public discussion forum. Please do not post personal or any other identifying information, such as your address, telephone number, etc. Also, do not post any personal information about a third party without that person's explicit consent.

  9.  Please keep in mind that other users may claim expert status (legal, medical, etc.) that they do not, in fact, possess. We encourage you to use discretion in following their advice.

  10.  All posted content may be used by the Network in any and all media, including (but not limited to) websites, magazines, and books. Please refer to our Privacy Policy for more information.