Internet Acceptable Use Policy
Broadband USA services has a strict Acceptable Use Policy in place for all our high-speed Internet subscribers. Use of the Broadband USA network constitutes agreement with this policy. This policy has been updated to reflect copyright infringements and procedures.
Broadband USA prohibits the following activities:
Improper Use of the Service
You many not use the service in a manner prohibited by any Federal, State or Local law or regulation. Without limiting the foregoing, you may not user the Service for any abusive purpose or in any way that damages Broadband USA property or interferes with or disrupts Broadband USA network or adversely affects the other Broadband USA subscribers. You may not attempt to circumvent user authentication or security of any host, network, network element or account (commonly referred to as hacking or cracking). This includes but is not limited to, accessing data not intended for you, logging into a server or account that you are not expressly authorized to access, or probing the security of other networks. You may not attempt to interfere with service to any user, host or network (denial of service attack). This includes, but is not limited to, flooding of networks, deliberate attempts to overload a service and attempts to crash a host. You may not user any kind of program/script/command or send messages of any kind designed to interfere with any server or a user’s terminal session, by any means, locally or via the internet.
You may not use the Service to transmit any material that infringes on any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary or intellectual right of any party, including but not limited to the unauthorized copying of copyrighted material, the digitization and distribution of photographs form magazines, books or other copyrighted sources and the unauthorized transmittal of copyrighted software.
You may not use the Service to post, transmit or disseminate objectionable material that is unlawful, threatening, abusive, libelous, hateful or encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to a civil liability or otherwise violate any local, state or national law, order or regulation.
You may not use the Service to transmit or facilitate any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, unsolicited bulk e-mails and unsolicited commercial e-mail (spam).
You may not use the Service to mail fraudulent offers to sell or buy products, items or services or to advance any type of financial scam such as pyramid schemes, Ponzi schemes and chain letters.
You may not use the service to impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with any person or entity.
You may not use the Service to transmit any material that contains viruses, worms, Trojan Horses, or other code that manifests contaminating or destructive properties.
You may not use the Service to collect or attempt to collect personal information about third parties without their knowledge or consent.
Use of Your Account by Others
You may not, through action or inaction, allow others to use the Service for illegal or improper activities. You may not permit your network to be configured in such a way that gives a third party the capability to use the Service in an illegal or improper manner.
You are responsible for implementing sufficient procedures and checkpoints to satisfy your particular requirements for accuracy of data input and output and for maintaining an external means for the reconstruction of any lost data.
Violations of Acceptable Use Practices
Any violation of this AUP may result in the immediate suspension or termination of your Service. You are solely responsible for all content that is transmitted from or to your account under this Service.
Broadband USA is under no obligation to monitor the Service, but may do so from time to time. Broadband USA may disclose any information regarding you or your use of the Service for any reason and at its sole discretion in order to satisfy applicable laws, regulations, and governmental requests or in order to protect its property or legal interests.
Broadband USA reserves the right to revise, amend or modify this policy at any time and such revisions will be effective five (5) days after posting at our website or providing e-mail notification to you.