2257 Exemption Statement (TotalCG.com)
Digital Content Produced by Operators, Vendors, and Third Parties

With regard to all visual depictions appearing on this website, for which the operators or vendors of this website are “producers” (within the meaning of 18 U.S.C. §2256), such depictions are either:

I) Exempt from the provision of 18 U.S.C. §2257 and 28 C.F.R. 75 under the following conditions:

They do not portray actual sexually explicit conduct as specifically defined within 18 U.S.C §2256 (2) (A)(i)-(iv);
They do not portray actual depictions of the genitals or pubic area created after July 27, 2006;
They do not portray actual simulated sexually explicit activity created after the effective date of Title 18 U.S.C. §2257A;

II) With respect to visual depiction that are not exempt from the provisions of 18 U.S.C. §2257, individuals in such depictions were over the age of 18 at the time such depictions were created. Records required to be maintained by 18 USC §2257 with respect to such depictions are located at:

Digitally Encrypted Onsite

Exemption Statement – Content Produced by Third Parties: The operators of this website are not, pursuant to Title 18 U.S.C. §2257(h)(2)(B)(v) and 47 U.S.C. §230(c), the “producers” of any depictions of actual or simulated sexually explicit conduct appearing thereon that is posted by third parties, because the activities of the operators of this website, with respect to such content, are limited to the distribution, transmission, storage, retrieval, hosting and/or formatting of depictions posted by third party users, on areas of the website under the users’ control. Pursuant to such statutes, the operators of this website reserve the right to delete content posted by users which operators deem to be indecent, obscene, defamatory or inconsistent with their policies and terms of service.

Picture, Video, Animation, File, & Content Linking/Upload Policy
Member’s Obligation To Comply With 18 U.S.C. 2257 With Respect to All Content

All should be aware that, pursuant to federal law, any visual depictions that "you" post on the Site which portray actual human sexually explicit conduct, depictions of real genitals or pubic area, or simulated sexually explicit activity, as such terms are defined in 18 U.S.C. §2256 (2) (A)(i)-(iv) and 18 U.S.C. §2257A, require that "you personally" maintain the records required by 18 U.S.C. 2257 and must contain an "18 U.S.C. 2257 Record-Keeping Requirements Compliance Statement". Any failure to comply with the provisions of 18 U.S.C. 2257 may make you subject to criminal and civil prosecution for the violation of 18 U.S.C. 2257, and the operators of this website will assist in providing requirements for all claims against you.

Content Posted or Linked By TotalCG Members

By agreeing to the Terms and Conditions of this website, you represent and warrant that all images you upload to the Site do not in any way infringe on anyone’s intellectual property rights. TotalCG.com hereby asserts immunity with respect to all content provided by members or other third parties, as provided by law, including, but not limited to, under the Communications Decency Act. Operators and web administrators of TotalCG.com are by no means experts in determining validity of content posted or linked by that of members and rely on reported claims by the content's respected owners. In the event of reported content that violates these terms, we will remove any content that you may post on the Site upon being notified, as provided in these Terms and Conditions, that the content you post on the Site violates the intellectual property rights of another. We may remove any content that you post on this Site that we believe, in our sole discretion, violates this Agreement without any obligation to provide you prior notice of such removal. Members and others are prohibited from uploading any images, linked videos, files, and such to the Site which, in our sole opinion, might be illegal or offensive, including, but not limited to, any content involving actual and live bestiality, urination, other bodily excretions, defamatory material or otherwise obscene material or any conduct that violates the prohibitions set forth under “Code of Conduct”, above, or any other provision of this Agreement. You may not post any content that solicits any information or response from anyone under 18 years of age, mischaracterizes your identity, solicits any information that might be used for unlawful purposes or encourages unlawful activities. You may not post any content for commercial purposes, including, but not limited to, email marketing, advertising of goods or services, any investment opportunities, contests, or similar activities. Additionally, TotalCG.com reserves the right, in sole discretion, to immediately suspend your account, file for injunctive relief, file for civil redress and/or report any conduct that violates these terms and conditions to any and all authorities that may have jurisdiction over the matter. In the event any actions or proceedings are brought against TotalCG.com as a result of content you have posted on the Site, or your engaging in any prohibited activities, as set forth in this section or in this Agreement, you agree to indemnify and hold TotalCG.com harmless with respect to all costs and expenses, including, but not limited to, attorneys’ fees that TotalCG.com may incur as a consequence of your posting of such content or engaging in such prohibited activities.