High Speed Service Agreement

LocalNet's goal is to provide premium Internet access for an enjoyable Internet experience for our subscribers. This Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) was written to keep LocalNet and the Internet useful for all our subscribers. Violation of this Policy may result in suspension or cancellation of LocalNet services.

LocalNet does not monitor or exercise editorial control over the content of any free personal web site, email, mailing list, newsgroup or other information accessible from the Internet through LocalNet. LocalNet does, however, reserve the right to remove any materials LocalNet becomes aware of that are, in LocalNet's sole discretion, potentially illegal, could subject LocalNet to liability, or violate this Policy.

Policies

The High Speed service is for personal, non-commercial use only. Use of the service for any enterprise or for a commercial purpose, regardless of whether or not the enterprise is not for profit, is strictly forbidden.

Free 'personal web sites' may not contain any advertising or commercial material of any kind or material of an 'adult' nature.

Using the service to operate a server of any type is prohibited, regardless if the server is functioning as part of a business or for personal use.

Using LocalNet's services for illegal or disruptive purposes, or in support of illegal or disruptive activities is prohibited. LocalNet 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 or disruptive include, but are not limited to:

  • Unauthorized copying or distribution of copyrighted material including, but not limited to, digitization and distribution of photographs from magazines, books, or other copyrighted sources, and copyrighted software.
  • Exporting software or technical information in violation of U.S. export control laws.
  • Posting or emailing 'make-money-fast' or 'pyramid/chain' letters.
  • Sending Unsolicited Commercial E-Mail (UCE) or Unsolicited Bulk E-Mail (UBE).
  • Threatening bodily harm or property damage to individuals or groups.
  • Making fraudulent offers of products, items, or services originating from your account.
  • Attempting to access the accounts of others, or attempting to penetrate beyond security measures of our or other systems ('hacking') whether or not the intrusion results in corruption or loss of data.
  • Performing 'Portscans' on our or other systems.
  • Harassing others by 'mail-bombing' or 'news-bombing'. 'Mail-bombing' constitutes sending more than ten (10) similar mail messages to the same email address. 'News bombing' constitutes sending more than 10Mbytes of data to a newsgroup.
  • Revealing your dialup account password to others or allowing use of your account by others (other than authorized users in your household). At no time can there be simultaneous use of the same user name and password combination.
  • Forging any message, in part or whole, originating or passing through LocalNet services.
  • Distributing viruses to or from LocalNet systems.
  • Public defamation, harassment, or libel of individuals.
  • Posting articles to any newsgroup, mailing list or similar forum that are off-topic according to the charter or other public statement of the forum.
  • Disrupting any newsgroup with frivolous, excessively vulgar, repetitious, or excessively large postings.
  • Installation of 'auto-responders', 'cancel-bots' or similar automated or manual routines which may disrupt net newsgroups or email use by others.

By using this service, subscriber also agrees to be bound by all terms and conditions of Time Warner Cable's Operator Acceptable Use Policy.

Limitation of Liability

LOCALNET HAS NO PRACTICAL ABILITY TO RESTRICT ALL CONDUCT, COMMUNICATIONS OR CONTENT WHICH MIGHT VIOLATE THIS POLICY PRIOR TO TRANSMISSION NOR CAN LOCALNET ENSURE PROMPT REMOVAL OF SUCH COMMUNICATIONS OR CONTENT AFTER TRANSMISSION OR POSTING. ACCORDINGLY, LOCALNET DOES NOT ASSUME LIABILITY TO SUBSCRIBERS OR OTHERS FOR ANY FAILURE TO ENFORCE THE TERMS OF THIS POLICY.

Revisions

LocalNet reserves the right to modify this Policy at any time. Notice of modifications to this Policy may be given to subscribers by posting such changes on this page, by email or by conventional mail.