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Security and Privacy
Please understand these points:
• We will cooperate with law enforcement officials and with other system administrators in the legitimate investigation of suspicious activity.• Intentional violations of the privacy of other users, whether on our system or at another site, will be grounds for immediate termination of your account and may lead to criminal prosecution or civil penalties.
• Intentional violations and/or abuse of our system, other users, whether on our system or at another site, will be grounds for immediate termination of your account and may lead to criminal prosecution or civil penalties.
• We will not intentionally disclose the contents of private files without the member's permission or a court order.
Copyright Infringement And HackingYou are responsible for determining the legal status of any intellectual property you use or duplicate through our system. Some of the material available on the network is copyrighted, and some of it may have been distributed in violation of copyright laws. We cannot and do not review the information flowing through or stored on our system.
You agree not to violate copyright laws by transferring copyrighted works through our system or by causing them to be transferred or stored without the permission of the copyright holder. Posting of copyrighted materials without the permission of the copyright holder can be grounds for suspension of posting or termination of your account.
We consider the exchange of information about security mechanisms to be protected speech. However, traffic in access codes, credit card numbers, or similar information is a crime that we take seriously. We expect you to respect the rights and privacy of all users and to use your account only for lawful purposes.
Controversial and Explicit MaterialWe cannot be and are not responsible for the contents of any of your communications through Cheapnews. The Internet and Usenet are large communities that regard censorship as worse than obscenity. Through our service, you will have access to and you will at some time or another become exposed to materials that you find offensive. Such materials include sexually explicit text and (encoded) images, pro-religious and anti-religious debate, questionable political views, and hateful speech. Cheapnews expressly disclaims liability for any harm resulting from encountering such material.
Account UsageCheapnews individual accounts are offered as single user, personal accounts. This means that only the owner of the account is allowed to use that account. Sharing of accounts is not allowed and may be cause for termination. The account owner accepts full responsibility for all usage of the account. If an account owner chooses to allow others to access their account, Cheapnews will still hold the account owner responsible for any instances of inappropriate or abusive posting through that account.
Download Measurement and AccountingDownloads are measured in bytes, as the articles leave our servers, and downloads are recorded, and charged to the current period, at the time the session ends. When the download limit of your account is reached, all access will be suspended completely until the account is recycled, upgraded, or renewed on the regular monthly renewal date.
If you are in the middle of a download when you reach the download limit, Cheapnews may, or may not, (at our sole discretion), allow you to complete the download. Bytes downloaded beyond the limit of the account may be charged to the following period, and may be cumulative, conceivably being charged to more than one future period if the limit is exceeded by a large amount.
Usage NotificationYou may be notified by e-mail, at the address on record, when you approach or reach your download limit. You may also monitor the status of your downloads using our online Control Panel: http://www.cheapnews.eu/member
RefundsNo refunds will be given under any circumstances. No refunds will be considered for accounts deleted for violation of our Terms of Service or Acceptable Use Policy.
Duplicate AccountsIt is not allowed to have duplicate accounts, if you forgot your password or username you can contact Cheapnews support. Cancellation and refund provisions apply to each account, without regard to any other accounts you may have with Cheapnews.
Valid E-mail AddressCheapnews provides all support and member service by e-mail. A valid e-mail address is a prerequisite to obtaining Cheapnews service, since your account information will be e-mailed to the address you provide. You are required to keep us notified of changes to your e-mail address, using the update feature on our control panel. Cheapnews may send you periodic e-mail, to this address, about the status of your account and changes in the service that might affect you.
Trial Account: Valid Mobile NumberCheapnews provides Trial account by text message activation code. A valid mobile number is a prerequisite to obtaining Cheapnews Trial account service, since your account activation code will be send to the mobile number you provide. The mobile number must be a personal number and the Cheapnews text message must be received on a physical mobile device and not a number service via/through a website. You are required to keep us notified of changes to your mobile number, using the update feature on our control panel. Cheapnews may send you periodic text messages, to this number, about the status of your account and changes in the service that might affect you or other Cheapnews product info.
Trial AccountCheapnews provides a free 7 days trial account (or a maximum of 10GB), to test our service. If your trial has expired, you will be notified. The Cheapnews Trial account are offered as single user, personal accounts. This means that only the owner of the account is allowed to use that account. Sharing of accounts is not allowed and may be cause for termination. The Cheapnews Trial accounts may only used once per user.
Intentional violations, abuse of the trial account, whether on our system or at another site, will be grounds for immediate termination of your account and may lead to criminal prosecution or civil penalties.
Indemnify and Hold HarmlessYou are responsible for all actions that occur in regards to your account. As a condition of service, you agree to indemnify and hold harmless Cheapnews, its officers, employees, agents, and shareholders, for any cause of action out of your account with use or your use of the service.
Termination of ServiceCheapnews, reserves the right to suspend, terminate, or refuse service to anyone, at any time, for any reason.
Cheapnews reserves the right to revise, supplement, or rescind any of our policies or terms of service, at any time, without prior notice.
It is the member's responsibility to stay informed of our current "Terms and Conditions", and our "Acceptable Use Policy" found at http://www.cheapnews.eu/legal
By logging on to your personal account you agree to these Terms and Conditions and to our Acceptable Usage Policies.