Terms of Use

("Terms") Last updated: April 8, 2016.

Please read these Terms of Use ("Terms", "Terms of Use") carefully before using the http://www.misstreated.org website (the "Service") operated by Katie Ernst ("us", "we", or "our").

Your access to and use of the Service is conditioned on your acceptance of and compliance with these Terms. These Terms apply to all visitors, users and others who access or use the Service.

By accessing or using the Service you agree to be bound by these Terms. If you disagree with any part of the terms then you may not access the Service.


If you submit a story or blog post (i.e. "the Work") to Miss•Treated, you agree to the following:

You hereby grant and assign to us, its successors, representatives, and assigns, the non-exclusive right to publish (i.e., print, publish, and/or sell) the Work in the English language in all forms worldwide during the full term of copyright and any renewals and extensions thereof.

You warrant to Us and our licensees that you are the sole Author and proprietor of the Work; that you are the owner of all the rights granted to Us, and you have full power to enter into this agreement, and that said rights are not subject to any proper agreement, lien, or other claim or rights which may interfere with the rights herein granted; that the Work is original; that it does not violate the right of privacy of any person; that it contains no libelous, or other unlawful matter; and that it does not infringe upon the copyright or violate any other right of any person or party. You agree to defend and hold harmless Us in any claim or suit alleging a violation of any of these warranties, including the payment of damages, attorneys’ fees and any other relief sought from Us. 

You warrant that any representations made in the Work are accurate. 

You warrant that any copyrighted or other proprietary materials (including but not limited to art, illustrations, and quotations) owned by any third party which appear in the Work is used with permission and that Author has the legal authority to use those proprietary materials and to allow Us to use those proprietary materials freely.

We shall have sole authority to settle any claim for suit alleging a violation of the warranties contained herein and You shall indemnify Us for any such settlement.  


We may terminate or suspend access to our Service immediately, without prior notice or liability, for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation if you breach the Terms. All provisions of the Terms which by their nature should survive termination shall survive termination, including, without limitation, ownership provisions, warranty disclaimers, indemnity and limitations of liability.