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FKCC Acceptable Use Policy (AUP)
Introduction
FKCC is at all times committed to complying with the laws and regulations
governing use of the Internet, e-mail transmission and text messaging and
preserving for all of its Constituents the ability to use FKCC’s network and
the Internet without interference or harassment from other users. The FKCC
Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) is designed to help achieve these goals.
By using IP Service(s), as defined below, Constituent(s) agrees to comply with this
AUP and to remain responsible for its uses. FKCC reserves the right to change or
modify the terms of the AUP at any time, effective when posted on FKCC’s web
site. Constituent’s use of the IP Service(s) after changes to the AUP are posted shall
constitute acceptance of any changed or additional terms.
Scope of the AUP
The AUP applies to the FKCC services that provide (or include) access to the
Internet, including hosting services (software applications and hardware), or are
provided over the Internet or wireless data networks (collectively “IP Services”).
Prohibited Activities
General Prohibitions: FKCC prohibits use of the IP Services in any way that is
unlawful, harmful to or interferes with use of FKCC’s network or systems, or the
network of any other provider, interferes with the use or enjoyment of services
received by others, infringes intellectual property rights, results in the publication
of threatening or offensive material, or constitutes Spam/E-mail/Usenet abuse, a
security risk or a violation of privacy.
Failure to adhere to the rules, guidelines or agreements applicable to search
engines, subscription Web services, chat areas, bulletin boards, Web pages,
USENET, applications, or other services that are accessed via a link from the
FKCC-branded website or from a website that contains FKCC-branded content is a
violation of this AUP.
Unlawful Activities:
IP Services shall not be used in connection with any
criminal, civil or administrative violation of any applicable local, state, provincial,
federal, national or international law, treaty, court order, ordinance, regulation, or
administrative rule.
Violation of Intellectual Property Rights:
IP Service(s) shall not be used to
publish, submit/receive upload/download, post, use, copy or otherwise reproduce,
transmit, re-transmit, distribute or store any content/material or to engage in
any activity that infringes, misappropriates or otherwise violates the intellectual
property rights or privacy or publicity rights of FKCC or any individual, group or
entity, including but not limited to any rights protected by any copyright, patent,
trademark laws, trade secret, trade dress, right of privacy, right of publicity, moral
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