What obligations does an author have?

The author (or legal owner) of materials submitted to Pure English must ensure the work is original. Any material that comes from other sources must be used with explicit permission or fully cited or referenced in accordance with normal copyright laws.

Breaches of copyright and plagiarism are illegal. Pure English assumes no responsibility whatsoever for the original authorship of materials submitted for editing. All liability for infringement of copyright or other intellectual property rights remains with the author (or legal owner) of the materials.

Students submitting work to Pure English must ensure they comply with all policies, requirements and guidelines of their educational institution regarding editing by third parties.