All Clients of Key Information Systems, Inc., (“KeyInfo”) agree to abide by the following policies. KeyInfo reserves the right to change and update these policies as it sees necessary. All concerns or complaints about a violation of the AUP should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
KeyInfo strives to provide its clients with the highest quality service available, while at the same time respecting the standards that have been created both within the Internet community and by legislation. KeyInfo supports the free flow of information and ideas over the Internet. KeyInfo does not actively monitor, nor does KeyInfo exercise editorial control over, the content of any communications, e-mail or any other material created or accessible over the KeyInfo network ("Services"). However, KeyInfo reserves the right to remove any materials that, in KeyInfo’s sole discretion, are potentially illegal, may subject KeyInfo to liability, or violate this Acceptable Use Policy ("Policy” or "AUP"). Violation of this Policy may result in the suspension or cancellation of the Services. KeyInfo strives to maintain favorable business relationships in the Internet community and will not allow any practice that threatens these relationships. Further, clients shall not use, nor shall they permit others to use, the Services so as to interfere with the use of the KeyInfo network by other clients or authorized users. If a client, or a third party acting through client, violates any of the foregoing prohibitions, KeyInfo may immediately suspend the Services and/or terminate the Services Agreement without further liability or obligation to client.
2. Lawful Purposes.
The Services may only be used for lawful purposes and in compliance with this AUP. Transmission of any material in violation any U.S. or state law or regulation is prohibited. This includes, but is not limited to: copyrighted material, material legally judged to be threatening or obscene, or material protected by trademark, trade secret or other federal or state laws including, without limitation, the DMCA, CAN-SPAM Act, infringement and unfair competition laws. By using KeyInfo's Services, you agree to indemnify, defend and hold KeyInfo harmless from any claims, liabilities, actions, expenses, and costs (including payment of reasonable attorney’s fees) resulting from your use of the service which violates any provision of this AUP and/or which causes any damages to you or another person or entity. Notwithstanding the above, you agree that should KeyInfo be found liable in a court of law for any action related to the use of KeyInfo Service, that KeyInfo's liability, if any, shall be limited to the unused balance of your monthly payment, pro-rated to reflect your current month, and said unused balance shall be used to offset any such damages. You will further agree that KeyInfo has the right to terminate further Service to you and/or your organization upon notice that you or any person or entity on your behalf has, or intends to, initiate legal proceedings against KeyInfo of any kind. Each client is responsible for complying with this Policy, and for providing assistance to KeyInfo in investigating and resolving any issue, as KeyInfo may request from time to time. KeyInfo reserves the right to cooperate with legal authorities and/or injured third parties in the investigation of any suspected crime or civil wrong. Activities which are prohibited as potentially illegal include, but are not limited to:
i. Unauthorized copying of copyrighted material including, but not limited to, digitization and distribution of photographs from magazines, books, or other copyrighted sources, and copyrighted software;
ii. Exporting software or other information in violation of U.S. export control laws;
iii. Any conduct that could damage, disable, overburden, or impair KeyInfo’s servers or networks, or interfere with any other party’s use of KeyInfo’s Service;
iv. Threatening bodily harm or property damage to individuals or groups;
v. Making fraudulent offers of products or services originating from your Service;
vi. Attempting to access the accounts of others, or attempting to penetrate security measures of KeyInfo's or other entities' systems ("hacking"), whether or not the intrusion results in corruption or loss of data;
vii. The unauthorized use of a person's name, image or likeness: Falsifying identity or contact information (whether given to KeyInfo, to the Registrar, or other parties), including but not limited to, impersonating any person or entity and/or forging anyone else’s digital or manual signature;
viii. Use of an IP address not assigned as part of the Service provided.
3. IP Addresses.
KeyInfo may provide IP (Internet Protocol) addresses for certain types of service. These addresses are not transferable your Service is transferred to another Internet Service Provider. KeyInfo reserves the right to renumber its servers or clients at any time, however, will provide advance notice to ensure a smooth transition.
Distributing viruses on the KeyInfo network is expressly prohibited. If your environment becomes infected with a virus your connection will be immediately suspended until remediation measures have been completed.
5. KeyInfo Assumes No Liability.
KeyInfo has no practical ability to restrict all conduct, communications or content which might violate this Policy prior to its transmission on KeyInfo's systems, nor can KeyInfo ensure prompt removal of any such communications or content after transmission or posting. Accordingly, KeyInfo does not assume liability to clients, subscribers or others for any failure to enforce the terms of this Policy. You are responsible for maintaining the security of any device connected to the Service.
6. Revisions to this Policy.
KeyInfo reserves the right to modify this Policy at any time. Notice of modifications to this Policy may be given to clients and subscribers by posting such changes to the KeyInfo homepage (www.keyinfo.com), by electronic mail or by conventional mail.
You acknowledge that you have read this Policy and that you accept the terms thereof. YOU AGREE TO READ THIS POLICY CAREFULLY BEFORE USING KEYINFO NETWORKS AND/OR SERVICES. If you do not agree to this Policy, you may not access or otherwise use the KeyInfo networks or services and must immediately contact KeyInfo to cancel service. Your continued use of the Service after changes are posted constitutes your acceptance of this Policy as modified by the posted changes. The updated, online version of this Policy shall supersede any prior version of this Policy that may have been included in any software or related materials provided by KeyInfo. This Policy should be read in conjunction with any supplemental terms, policies, rules and guidelines posted on www.keyinfo.com.