Acceptable Usage Policy

Internet Etiguette

Clients are expected to be familiar with and to practice good Internet etiquette (Netiquette). clients will comply with the rules appropriate to any network to which Ron Reed Consulting may provide access. The client should not post, transmit, or permit Internet access to information the client desires to keep confidential. The client is not permitted to post any material that is illegal, libelous, tortuous, or likely to result in retaliation against Ron Reed Consulting by offended users. Ron Reed Consulting reserves the right to refuse or terminate service at any time. The client will indemnify Ron Reed Consulting and hold Ron Reed Consulting harmless from any damage to Ron Reed Consulting's business, service, equipment, network(s) operations, or reputation resulting from the client's actions, including but not limited to any government actions, acts of vandalism or other retaliation, and any claims of libel, unfair competition, infringement of any patent, copyright, trademark, service mark, or other intellectual property right, violation of privacy, or other tort.

Unsolicited Commercial Email

The Ron Reed Consulting network(s) may not be used to transact Unsolicited Commercial E-mail (UCE). This is commonly referred to as SPAM. The clients of Ron Reed Consulting may not use, or permit others to use, the Ron Reed Consulting network(s) to send UCE. Ron Reed Consulting will not host, or permit hosting of sites or information that is advertised by UCE from other networks. Ron Reed Consulting will not permit clients to SPAM newsgroups, or SPAM from other networks or that may or may not point to a site on Ron Reed Consulting's network. Clients that transact UCE are in breach of this agreement. Every reasonable attempt will be made to contact the client and allow them to resolve the problem or complaint before taking action. Ron Reed Consulting reserves the right to place a temporary block in the event the client is unreachable, or is unable to stop the UCE. The client will constitute this agreement as "fair warning" as to Ron Reed Consulting strict "NO SPAM" policy. Ron Reed Consulting reserves the right to terminate services without any refunds of the unused portion prepaid by the client when client is in violation of "NO SPAM" policy. Notice given by electronic mail shall be deemed received on (1) business day after it is posted to the recipient's e-mail address.

Warranty and Assumption of Risk

The client uses Ron Reed Consulting services at client's own risk. Ron Reed Consulting makes no warranty expressed or implied, including but not limited to any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Ron Reed Consulting shall not be liable for any loss or other damage, including but not limited to special, incidental, consequential, or punitive damages, resulting from any failure to provide service or from any termination of service. Ron Reed Consulting has no control whatsoever and shall not be responsible to the client for the content of any web site or for the content of any third-party material passing through or associated with the client's web site, some of which may be illegal, inaccurate, adult in nature, harmful, or offensive