>> Acceptable Use Policy

This agreement represents the complete agreement and understanding between Geo-Hosting and the account holder (hereinafter called Customer) and supersedes any other written or oral agreement.  Upon notice published on-line via Geo-Hosting services, Geo-Hosting may modify these terms and conditions, amplify them, and/or modify the prices, as well as discontinue or change services offered.
 
If you do not agree to these terms and conditions, please notify our Billing Department at (403) 313-2032 ext 201 so we can initiate a closure of your account. USE OF YOUR ACCOUNT shall constitute your approval.
1. Geo-Hosting makes no warranties of any kind, whether expressed or implied, for the service it is providing.  Geo-Hosting also disclaims any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.  Geo-Hosting will not be responsible for damages the customer suffers.  This includes loss of data resulting from delays, non-deliveries, misdeliveries, or service interruptions caused by its own negligence, subscriber's errors or omissions, or due to the fault of third parties.
 
2. Services provided to the Customer by Geo-Hosting may only be used for lawful purposes.   Transmission or publication of any information, data or material in violation of any Canadian or U.S. Federal or state regulation or law is prohibited.  This includes, but is not limited to, material protected by copyright, trade secret or any other statute, threatening material or obscene material.  Geo-Hosting reserves the right remove any and all materials which infringe on copyright work. Such materials will be removed at any time upon receiving a complaint and or notice of copyright infringement.
 
3. Customer agrees to defend, hold harmless and expeditiously indemnify Geo-Hosting from any liability, claim, loss, damage or expense arising out of the indemnifying party's breach or violation of any covenant contained in this Policy and resulting from the Customer's use of the service.
 
4. Geo-Hosting accounts cannot be transferred or used by anyone other than the subscriber.   Customers may not sell, lease, rent or assign the connection or parts of the connection to any party not named in this Policy.  Customer may allow ftp access to its server and host web sites for its customers without violating this Policy.   Network bandwidth charges in excess of allocated amount will be assessed from access log reports generated by the HTTPD server.
5. Geo-Hosting reserves the right to cancel service for any reason without prior notice.   In case of cancellation, unused fees may be returned to the subscriber on a pro-rata basis.  Fees for setup and the first month's service are not refundable. If a customer re-registers after Geo-Hosting's cancellation of the account without Geo-Hosting's written consent, Geo-Hosting will cancel Customer's account and all dues and fees paid to date regardless of whether service has been rendered will be forfeited.   Additionally, any amounts due will be immediately payable.
 
6. Setup fees are not refundable.
 
7. At the time of account cancellation, a Cancellation Code will be provided.  If accounts are billed in error after the Cancellation date, credits will only be issued with a valid Geo-Hosting Cancellation Code.  If cancellation is done in writing, it will be the responsibility of the Customer to contact Geo-Hosting for the Cancellation Code.
 
8. Customer agrees not to transmit, promote, or otherwise make available any software, product or service that is either illegal or designed to violate this Agreement. Such software, products or services include, but are not limited to, programs designed to send unsolicited advertisements (i.e. "spamware") and services which send unsolicited advertisements.
 
9. Geo-Hosting requires that its agreements be made with a person who is qualified to contract.  As such, subscriber must be over the age of eighteen (18) years. Otherwise, a parent or guardian must accept this agreement and enclose the proper payment. Geo-Hosting cannot accept payments from persons who are not at least eighteen (18) years of age, nor can we accept agreements from persons who are not at least eighteen (18) years of age.
 
10. Geo-Hosting will not host any web site with PORNOGRAPHIC contents or any CASINO sites.
 
11. Customer shall ensure that its use of Geo-Hosting's network services shall not disrupt Geo-Hosting, its associated networks or equipment forming part of the systems.  In instances in which an excessive amount of system resources are utilized by a subscriber, Geo-Hosting reserves the right to place CPU process limits on the Customer's account to prevent disruption of service to other customers.  Customers shall not transmit any communication where the meaning of the message, or its transmission or distribution, would violate any applicable law or regulation or would likely be offensive to the recipient thereof.  No message may be mass distributed, "broadcast," or otherwise sent on an intrusive basis to any Geo-Hosting user or to any directly or indirectly attached network.  Use of Geo-Hosting's connection in a manner that is disruptive, damaging, unlawful, offensive, or intrusive as determined by Geo-Hosting shall be considered a breach of this Policy and may result in cancellation of service.  This prohibition extends to sending of unsolicited mass mailings from another service which in any way implicates the use of Geo-Hosting's service, Geo-Hosting's equipment or any site hosted on any Geo-Hosting network.
12. Customer warrants that any material submitted for publication on Geo-Hosting does not violate or infringe any copyright, trademark, patent, statutory common law or proprietary interest of others or contain anything obscene or libelous.  Geo-Hosting reserves the right to remove any and all materials which infringe on copyright work.  Such materials will be removed at any time upon receiving a complaint and or notice of copyright infringement.
 
13. If Geo-Hosting becomes aware of material that could be infringing on a third party's copyright, it will initiate an investigation.  To conduct an investigation of copyright infringement, the Complainant must submit at least two items.  First, Complainant must submit a claim in writing with the applicable copyright or trademark registration number and a copy of the underlying copyrighted work along with the Customer's materials. Second, Complainant must offer a good faith certification signed under penalty of perjury.  This certification must state that the work is the property of the Complainant, that the work has been copied and that use of the work is not defensible.  With this information in-hand, Geo-Hosting, at its discretion, may, at any time deny access to the challenged material of Customer.
 
14. Use of other organizations' networks or computing resources is subject to their respective permission and usage policies.
15. Transferring your domain to another provider does not constitute canceling your Geo-Hosting account. You must notify Geo-Hosting to formally cancel your account with Geo-Hosting to avoid further charges.
 
16. On occasion, Geo-Hosting may have a need to communicate with its customers through e-mail issues related to billing, as well as changes, additions and modifications to the network.  It is the responsibility of the customer to check e-mail sent to the primary login e-mail address on the account.
 
17. It is the responsibility of the customer to contact Geo-Hosting of any changes to their account, such as phone number, address, credit card information, etc.   Customers will be required to provide verification for security purposes authorizing them to make any changes to that account.
 
 
 
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