ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY
4-County Fiber, LLC d/b/a 4CFASTnet sets forth the following policy regarding broadband service and internet use through and from 4CFASTnet’s network. This Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) shall govern the use of 4CFASTnet’s Services. For this policy, the term “services” means the purchase of internet access through 4CFASTnet. Use of 4CFASTnet’s Services hereby binds the user of such services to the terms and conditions of 4CFASTnet’s Acceptable Use Policy (the “User”). 4CFASTnet may modify this AUP at any time.
General Use of 4CFASTnet’s Services:
The User of 4CFASTnet’s Services (an account holder of 4CFASTnet) along with members of User’s household and guests shall have the right to the use of 4CFASTnet’s Services as long as User complies with the AUP. User shall not sell, transfer, lease or assign all or part of 4CFASTnet’s Services to others. No one, other than members of User’s household and their guests with permission of the members of User’s household, shall access 4CFASTnet’s Services through User’s account by the use of a wireless router or other means. Further, User shall be responsible for all traffic, transmissions or passing of information in and out of User’s account with 4CFASTnet. The internet may contain material that is unsuitable for minors, and User agrees to supervise and to accept sole responsibility and liability for any use of 4CFASTnet’s Services by minors through User’s account with 4CFASTnet.
Violation of the AUP:
As a result of any violation of the AUP, 4CFASTnet may take the following actions:
A. Issue a warning;
B. Suspension of 4CFASTnet’s Services; or
C. Termination of 4CFASTnet’s Services.
In the event of a violation, 4CFASTnet may, in its sole discretion, provide User with notice by electronic mail or otherwise of the violation and an opportunity to correct the violation. However, 4CFASTnet hereby reserves the right to act immediately, without notice, to suspend or terminate 4CFASTnet’s Services to User in response to a court order or other legal instances or when 4CFASTnet, in its sole discretion, determines the action, conduct or activity of the User may:
A. Expose 4CFASTnet to sanctions, prosecution, fines or civil action;
B. Cause harm to or interfere with other Users of 4CFASTnet’s Services;
C. Cause damage or harm to 4CFASTnet, its name or reputation or its equipment, operation or facilities;
D. Interfere with 4CFASTnet’s operation in any manner whatsoever; or
E. Be in violation of any Federal, state or local law or regulation.
User shall not use or to allow others to use 4CFASTnet’s Services for any illegal or inappropriate activities, including the following:
A. Invading another person’s privacy;
B. Unlawfully using, possessing, posting, transmitting or disseminating obscene, profane or pornographic material;
C. Posting, transmitting, distributing or disseminating content that is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, libelous, slanderous, defamatory or fraudulent;
D. Delivering spyware or secretively or deceptively obtaining confidential or personal information of others;
E. Intentionally spreading computer viruses;
F. Conducting or participating in illegal gambling; or
G. Making fraudulent claims as to products, items or services.
Additionally, the following actions or activities are prohibited:
A. Sending mass emails (the volume of which disrupts or creates a problem for Users of 4CFASTnet’s service) or mail bombing (sending excessively large attachments or repeated attachments to others with the intent of disrupting or creating a problems for 4CFASTnet or its Users);
B. Transmitting or retransmitting emails which mislead the recipient(s) of the email(s) of their true origin;
C. Facilitating spam;
D. Infringing on copyrights; or
E. Pirating software.
Further, 4CFASTnet may refer any violation or prohibited use to proper authorities or take whatever action it deems necessary to prevent, resolve, report or correct a violation or prohibited use of the UAP or applicable law.
Any persons seeking information about 4CFASTnet or to report a violation of the AUP may contact 4CFASTnet via electronic mail at: firstname.lastname@example.org or by U.S. Mail at PO Box 8466, Columbus, MS 39705.