Acceptable use policy
This Acceptable Use Policy (“Policy”) applies to customers’ use of all services offered by Obo, inc. or its affiliates (“Obo”).
- Effective Date of this Policy
- Changes to Policy
Obo may change this Policy by posting an updated version of the Policy at www.obo.pm and such updates will be effective upon posting.
A customer’s violation of this Policy will be considered a material breach of the agreement governing the customer’s use of the Obo Services.
- Prohibited Material
Customers may not, and may not allow any third party, including its users, to use Services to display, store, process or transmit, or permit use of services to display, store, process or transmit:
- Material that infringes or misuses a third-party’s intellectual property or proprietary rights;
- Hate-related or violent material, and/or material advocating discrimination against individuals or groups;
- Obscene, profane, or otherwise objectionable material;
- Material advocating or advancing criminal hacking, cracking, or phishing;
- Material related to illegal drugs or related paraphernalia;
- Malicious material;
- Unlawful software;
- Malicious code, such as viruses, worms, time bombs, Trojan horses,or other harmful or malicious files, scripts, agents or programs; or
- Material that violates, encourages, or furthers conduct that would violate any applicable laws, including any criminal laws, or any third-party rights, including publicity or privacy rights.
- Prohibited Actions
Customers may not use a Service to, nor allow its users or any third-party to use a Service to:
- Generate or facilitate unsolicited commercial email (spam). Such prohibited activity includes, but is not limited to:
- sending communications or email in violation of the CAN-SPAM Act or any other applicable anti- spam law or regulation;
- imitating or impersonating Obo, any other person or his, her, or its email address, or creating false accounts for the purpose of sending spam;
- data mining or harvesting any web site or property to find email addresses or other user account information;
- sending unauthorized mail via open, third party servers;
- sending email to users who have requested to be removed (“opted out”) from a mailing list;
- selling to, exchanging with, sharing with, or distributing to athird party any personal identification, including the email addresses of any person, without such person’s consent to such disclosure; or
- sending unsolicited emails to significant numbers of email addresses belonging to individuals and/or entities with whom you do not have a preexisting relationship.
- Send, upload, distribute or disseminate, or offer to do the same, any unlawful, defamatory,obscene, abusive, harassing, fraudulent, infringing, profane, hateful, violent, or otherwise objectionable material, or promote, support, or facilitate unlawful, hateful, discriminatory, or violent causes;
- Intentionally distribute viruses, worms, defects, Trojan horses, corrupted files, hoaxes, or other items that are deceptive or destructive in nature;
- Generate or facilitate SMS, MMS, or other text messages or push notifications in violation of the Telephone Consumer Protection Act, the Do-Not-Call Implementation Act, or any other applicable law including anti- spam, telemarketing or telephone consumer protection laws orregulations;
- Use the Services in any manner that violates any applicable industry standards, third party policies or requirements that Obo may communicate to its users, including all of the applicable guidelines published by the CTIA, the Mobile Marketing Association, the SelfRegulatory Principles as directed by the Digital Advertising Alliance and the Network Advertising Initiative or any other generally accepted industry associations, carrier guidelines or other industry standards;
- Transmit material that may be harmful tominors;
- Illegally transmit another’s intellectual property or any proprietary information without its owner’s permission;
- Impersonate another person, entity, or Obo (via the use of an email addressor otherwise) or otherwise misrepresent themselves or the source of any communication;
- Violate the rights (such as rights of privacy or publicity) ofothers;
- Promote, facilitate, or encourage illegal activity;
- Interfere with other users’ use of a Service;
- Engage in illegal file sharing;
- Access (including through any interfaces provided with a Service), any Obo product or Service, or other Service or website, in a manner that violates the terms for use of that service or website;
- Operate an “open proxy” or any other Internet proxy service capable of forwarding requests to any end user or third party-supplied Internethost;
- Perform any significant load or security testing without first obtaining Obo’s written consent;
- Remove any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights notices contained in or onthe Service or reformat or frame any portion of the web pages that are part of the Service’s administration display;
- Access a third party web property for the purposes of web scraping, web crawling, web monitoring, or other similar activity through any clientthat does not take commercially reasonable efforts to identify itself via a unique User Agent string describing the purpose of the web client and obey the oexclusion standard (also known as the robots.txt standard), including the crawl-delay directive; or
- Use a Service in any manner that would disparage Obo.
- U.S. Digital Millennium Copyright Act
To the extent a customer uses such Services for advertising, sending electronic messages or for the creation and hosting of, or for posting material on, external-facing websites (“External- Facing Services”), the customer must (i) comply with any notices received under Title II of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act of 1998 (Section 512 of the U.S. Copyright Act) (the “DMCA”) or the European Union Council Directive 2000/31, On Certain Legal Aspects of Information Society Services, in Particular Electronic Commerce, in the Internal Market or other counterparts or their local counterparts, (ii) publicly display a description of its notice and takedown process under the DMCA on its instance of the External-Facing Services, and (iii) comply with that description.
If Obo receives a notice alleging that material on a customer’s instance of an External-Facing Service infringes another party’s intellectual property, Obo may disable that customer instance of the External-Facing Service or remove allegedly infringing material. If Obo receives more than one such notice for the same customer, Obo reserves the right to immediately terminate such customer’s subscriptions to the External-Facing Services as deemed necessary by Obo to ensure continued protection under the safe harbor provisions under the DMCA or to prevent violations of other applicable laws or third parties’ rights.