Terms of Service

This site or application is owned or managed by Auburn Networks LLC which operates or manages one or more websites or applications (each a “Auburn Networks LLC Site,” and collectively the “Auburn Networks LLC Sites”).

Auburn Networks LLC provides this Auburn Networks LLC Site and related services for your personal non-commercial use only and subject to your compliance with this Terms of Use Agreement (the “Agreement”). Please read this Agreement carefully before using this Auburn Networks LLC Site. Your use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site constitutes your acceptance to be bound by this Agreement without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you do not accept all the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you must immediately discontinue use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site. This Agreement sets forth Auburn Networks LLC‘s policies with respect to its operation of Auburn Networks LLC Sites. Other policies govern Auburn Networks LLC‘s non-Internet operations.

Certain products or services offered by this and/or other Auburn Networks LLC Sites and certain areas within this and/or other Auburn Networks LLC Sites may be governed by additional terms (“Additional Terms”) presented in conjunction with those products or services. You must agree to those Additional Terms before using those areas. The Additional Terms and this Agreement, taken together, shall apply to your use of those areas. In the event of an irreconcilable inconsistency between the Additional Terms and this Agreement, the Additional Terms shall control.

YOU MAY NOT USE ANY AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE THAT IS UNLAWFUL OR PROHIBITED BY THIS AGREEMENT AND/OR ANY APPLICABLE ADDITIONAL TERMS. YOUR ACCESS TO ANY AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE MAY BE TERMINATED IMMEDIATELY IN AUBURN NETWORKS LLC‘S SOLE DISCRETION, WITH OR WITHOUT NOTICE, IF YOU FAIL TO COMPLY WITH ANY PROVISIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT AND/OR ANY APPLICABLE ADDITIONAL TERMS, OR FOR ANY OTHER REASON, OR NO REASON.

By using this Auburn Networks LLC Site, you are representing and warranting that:
(a) you are a legal resident of the United States;
(b) you are at or above the legal age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence;
(c) you own or have sufficient authorization to use the computer, mobile device, technology or other device you use to access this Auburn Networks LLC Site (collectively, “Device”); and
(d) you will access and use this Auburn Networks LLC Site in accordance with this Agreement.

Some parts of this Auburn Networks LLC Site may contain adult content intended for people who are at or above the legal age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence. By viewing this adult content, you are representing that you are at or above such legal age of majority and that the content is acceptable to you. Filtering software is commercially available which can be used to exclude content that is not acceptable to you. This software may prevent the display of all or portions of the Auburn Networks LLC Site content.

I. Mobile Devices

If permitted or available through the applicable Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, to (a) upload content to this Auburn Networks LLC Site via your mobile device and/or tablet, (b) receive and reply to messages, or to access or make posts using text messaging, (c) browse this Auburn Networks LLC Site from your mobile device and/or (d) to access certain features through a mobile application you have downloaded and installed on your mobile device (collectively the “Mobile Services”), you must have a mobile communications subscription (or have the consent of the applicable subscriber) with a participating carrier or otherwise have access to a mobile communications network for which Auburn Networks LLC makes the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service available as well as any carrier services necessary to download content, and pay any service fees associated with any such access (including text messaging charges for each text message you send and receive on your mobile device). In addition, you must provide all equipment and software necessary to connect to the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, including, but not limited to, if this Auburn Networks LLC Site contains a mobile element, a mobile hand set or other mobile access device that is in working order and suitable for use in connection with the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service and to use any part of that Service. You are responsible for ensuring that your equipment and/or software does not disturb or interfere with Auburn Networks LLC‘s or this Auburn Networks LLC Site’s operations or the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. Any equipment or software causing interference will be immediately disconnected from the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service and Auburn Networks LLC will have the right to immediately terminate this Agreement. If any upgrade in or to the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service requires changes in your equipment or software (including the operating system for your Device), you must effect these changes at your own expense. Unless explicitly stated otherwise, any new or additional features that augment or enhance the current Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, including the release of new products and services, will be subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You agree to follow and comply with any applicable laws in your use of the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service.

II. Changes to This Agreement

Auburn Networks LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, alter, or otherwise change this Agreement and/or the Additional Terms at any time. Auburn Networks LLC will provide notice of such change on this Auburn Networks LLC Site. Please review this Agreement and/or Additional Terms periodically for changes. Your continued use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and/or Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service constitutes your acceptance and agreement to be bound by these changes without limitation, qualification or change. If at any time you do not accept these changes, you must immediately discontinue use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and/or the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service to which the changes may apply.

III. Privacy and Protection of Personal Information

Auburn Networks LLC has developed a Privacy Statement in order to inform you of its practices with respect to the collection, use, disclosure and protection of personal information. You can find the Privacy Statement, which is incorporated into this Agreement, by clicking here, and by using this Auburn Networks LLC Site you agree to the terms of the Privacy Statement.

IV. Accounts, Security, Passwords

If a particular Auburn Networks LLC Site or Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service requires you to open an account, you must complete the specified registration process by providing us with current, complete, and accurate information as requested by the applicable online registration form. It is your responsibility to maintain the currency, completeness, and accuracy of your registration data and any loss caused by your failure to do so is your responsibility. After you have fully completed the registration form, you may be asked to choose a password and a user name. It is entirely your responsibility to maintain the confidentiality of your password and account. Additionally, you are entirely responsible for any and all activities that occur under your account. You agree to notify Auburn Networks LLC immediately of any unauthorized use of your account. Auburn Networks LLC is not liable for any loss that you may incur as a result of someone else using your password or account, either with or without your knowledge. You may cancel your account by delivering notice in the manner provided in the Additional Terms governing the particular Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service.

V. User Code of Conduct

In accessing and using this Auburn Networks LLC Site and/or the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services, you agree that you will not:

  • Deliver any unsolicited advertisement, promotional materials, junk email, bulk email (also known as “spam”), chain letters, surveys or contests, or solicit participation in any pyramid schemes (unless it is on a page that explicitly states that such postings are allowed on that page).
  • Deliver any unlawful (according to local, state, federal, or international law or regulation) postings to or through this Auburn Networks LLC Site, or any postings which advocate illegal activity.
  • Deliver, or provide links to, any postings containing material that could be considered harmful, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, violent, abusive, profane, insulting, threatening, harassing, hateful or otherwise objectionable.
  • Deliver, or provide links to, any postings containing material that harasses, victimizes, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, age, or disability.
  • Deliver, or provide links to, any postings containing defamatory, false or libelous material.
  • Deliver any posting that infringes or violates any intellectual property or other right of any entity or person, including, without limitation, copyrights, patents, trademarks, laws governing trade secrets, rights to privacy, or publicity.
  • Deliver any posting to that you do not have a right to make available under law or contractual or fiduciary relationships.
  • Impersonate another person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity, or adopt a false identity if the purpose of doing so is to mislead, deceive, or defraud another.
  • Manipulate identifiers, including by forging headers, in order to disguise the origin of any posting that you deliver.
  • Deliver any posting containing personal information, such as phone numbers, social security numbers, account numbers, addresses or employer references.
  • Use this Auburn Networks LLC service in any manner which could damage, disable, overburden, or impair or otherwise interfere with the use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site or other users’ Devices, or cause damage, disruption or limit the functioning of any software, hardware, or telecommunications equipment.
  • Attempt to gain unauthorized access to this Auburn Networks LLC Site, any related website, other accounts, computer system, or networks connected to this Auburn Networks LLC Site, through hacking, password mining, or any other means.
  • Obtain or attempt to obtain any materials or information through any means not intentionally made available through this Auburn Networks LLC Site, including harvesting or otherwise collecting information about others such as email addresses.

VI. Fees

Except where otherwise provided, access to and use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services offered through it are currently available without charge. Auburn Networks LLC reserves the right to charge a fee for access to or use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site, or any Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service available on this Auburn Networks LLC Site at any time in the future. Your access to or use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site before such time does not entitle you to use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site without charge in the future.

VII. Disclaimer of Warranties

YOUR USE OF, AND RELIANCE ON, ANY ADVICE OR INFORMATION OBTAINED FROM OR THROUGH THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE AND/OR AUBURN NETWORKS LLC INTERACTIVE SERVICE IS AT YOUR OWN RISK. ALL CONTENT, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED WITHIN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE OR AUBURN NETWORKS LLC INTERACTIVE SERVICE ARE PROVIDED TO YOU ON AN “AS IS,” “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. AUBURN NETWORKS LLC MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT OR MATERIALS INCLUDED ON THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, AUBURN NETWORKS LLC DISCLAIMS ALL REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR SATISFACTORY QUALITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, INFORMATIONAL CONTENT, TITLE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THE RIGHTS OF THIRD PARTIES. AUBURN NETWORKS LLC DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS THAT THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE WILL OPERATE ERROR-FREE OR UNINTERRUPTED, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE AND/OR ITS SERVER WILL BE FREE OF VIRUSES AND/OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. AUBURN NETWORKS LLC DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING SUITABILITY, AVAILABILITY, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, COMPLETENESS, OR TIMELINESS OF ANY MATERIAL OF ANY KIND CONTAINED WITHIN THIS AUBURN NETWORKS LLC SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE, INCLUDING SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES, INFORMATION, TEXT AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTENT.

AUBURN NETWORKS LLC IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY FAILURES CAUSED BY SERVER ERRORS, MISDIRECTED OR REDIRECTED TRANSMISSIONS, FAILED INTERNET CONNECTIONS, INTERRUPTIONS IN THE TRANSMISSION OR RECEIPT OF TICKET ORDERS OR AUBURN NETWORKS LLC INTERACTIVE SERVICES, OR ANY COMPUTER VIRUS OR OTHER TECHNICAL DEFECT, WHETHER HUMAN OR TECHNICAL IN NATURE.

VIII. Exceptions

SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER, EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES, LIABILITIES AND DAMAGES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS AND LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, AUBURN NETWORKS LLC‘S LIABILITY WILL BE LIMITED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW.

IX. Limitations on Liability

In no event shall Auburn Networks LLC, its subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, suppliers, licensors, agents or others involved in creating, sponsoring, promoting, or otherwise making available this Auburn Networks LLC Site and its contents, be liable to any person or entity whatsoever for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, compensatory, consequential, or punitive damages or any damages whatsoever, including but not limited to: (i) loss of goodwill, profits, business interruption, data or other intangible losses; (ii) your inability to use, unauthorized use of, performance or non-performance of this Auburn Networks LLC Site; (iii) unauthorized access to or tampering with your personal information or transmissions; (iv) the provision or failure to provide any service; (v) errors or inaccuracies contained on this Auburn Networks LLC Site or any information, software, products, services, and related graphics obtained through this Auburn Networks LLC Site; (vi) any transactions entered into through this Auburn Networks LLC Site; (vii) any property damage including damage to your Device or computer system caused by viruses or other harmful components, during or on account of access to or use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site or any site to which it provides hyperlinks; or (viii) damages otherwise arising out of the use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services. The limitations of liability shall apply regardless of the form of action, whether based on contract, tort, negligence, strict liability or otherwise, even if Auburn Networks LLC has been advised of the possibility of damages.

X. Indemnification

You agree to indemnify and hold harmless Auburn Networks LLC, its subsidiaries, agents, distributors and affiliates, and their officers, directors and employees from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from your breach of any provision of this Agreement, the Additional Terms, or any warranty you provide herein, or otherwise arising in any way out of your use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and any related Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service and/or software. You agree to cooperate fully with Auburn Networks LLC in asserting any available defenses in connection with a claim subject to indemnification by you under this Agreement.

XI. Modification/Termination by Auburn Networks LLC

Auburn Networks LLC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or terminate this Auburn Networks LLC Site and/or any portion thereof, including any Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, and/or your account, password, or use of any Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, or any portion thereof, at any time for any reason with or without notice to you.

Termination of your account for a Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service removes your authorization to use the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. In the event of termination, you will still be bound by your obligations under this Agreement and any Additional Terms, including the warranties made by you, and by the disclaimers and limitations of liability. Additionally, Auburn Networks LLC shall not be liable to you or any third party for any termination of your access to a Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service.

XII. Links

This Auburn Networks LLC Site may contain links to websites, applications or other services operated by third parties (the “Linked Sites”). Auburn Networks LLC does not monitor or control the Linked Sites and makes no representations regarding, and is not liable or responsible for the accuracy, completeness, timeliness, reliability or availability of, any of the content uploaded, displayed, or distributed, or products, or services available at the Linked Sites. If you choose to access any third-party site (including any Linked Site), you do so at your own risk, and your use of that site is subject to its own terms of use and privacy policy, which you should review. The presence of a link to a third-party site does not constitute or imply Auburn Networks LLC‘s endorsement, sponsorship, or recommendation of the third party or of the content, products, or services contained on, or available through, the site.

XIII. Software and Downloads Available Through This Site

Any software that is made available to access, use, view and/or download in connection with a Auburn Networks LLC Site or Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service (“Software”), including applications, podcasts, audio streaming, or video streaming, is owned or controlled by Auburn Networks LLC and/or licensors, affiliates and suppliers and is protected by copyright laws and international treaty provisions. Your use of the Software is limited to private, non-commercial use and is governed by the terms of the end user license agreement, if any, which accompanies or is included with the Software. Auburn Networks LLC accepts no responsibility or liability in connection with any Software owned or controlled by third parties.

XIV. International Use/U.S. Export Controls

Accessing materials on this Auburn Networks LLC Site by certain persons in certain countries may not be lawful, and Auburn Networks LLC makes no representation that materials on this Auburn Networks LLC Site are appropriate or available for use in locations outside the United States. If you choose to access this Auburn Networks LLC Site from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and initiative, and are responsible for compliance with any applicable local laws.

The United States controls the export of any software downloadable from this Auburn Networks LLC Site. No software or any other materials associated with this Auburn Networks LLC Site may be downloaded or otherwise exported or re-exported to countries or persons prohibited under export control laws, including but not limited to countries against which the United States has embargoed goods, or to anyone on the U.S. Treasury Department list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons or the U.S. Commerce Department’s Table of Deny Orders. You are responsible for compliance with the laws of your local jurisdiction regarding the import, export, or re-export of any such materials. By using and/or downloading any such materials from a Auburn Networks LLC Site, you represent and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of, or a national or resident of any such country to which such import, export, or re-export is prohibited or are not a person or entity to which such export is prohibited.

XV. Third-Party Merchants

This Auburn Networks LLC Site may enable you to order and receive products, information and services from businesses that are not owned or operated by Auburn Networks LLC. The purchase, payment, warranty, guarantee, delivery, maintenance, and all other matters concerning the merchandise, services or information, opinion or advice ordered or received from such businesses are solely between you and such businesses. Auburn Networks LLC does not endorse, warrant, or guarantee such products, information, or services, and is not liable for the accuracy, completeness, or usefulness of such information or the quality of availability of such products or services. Auburn Networks LLC will not be a party to or in any way responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and third-party providers of such products, services, or information, or for ensuring the confidentiality of your credit card information. Any separate charges or obligations you incur in your dealings with these third parties are your responsibility and are not part of the fee, if any, charged for the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service.

XVI. Advertisements, Sponsorships, Co-Promotions and Other Partnerships

Auburn Networks LLC may display advertisements for the goods and services of a third party on the Auburn Networks LLC Sites, including in connection with co-promotions, sponsorships and other similar partnership arrangements. Auburn Networks LLC does not endorse or represent and is not responsible for the safety, quality, accuracy, reliability, integrity or legality of any such goods or services advertised, promoted or displayed on this Auburn Networks LLC Site.

XVII. Events

You may be invited or asked to attend Auburn Networks LLC-sponsored events or events held by other members and users of this Auburn Networks LLC Site which are not in any way associated with Auburn Networks LLC at various locations throughout the United States (collectively, “Events”). Your participation in any Events is at your own risk and you agree to release and hold Auburn Networks LLC, its subsidiaries, agents, distributors and affiliates, and their officers, directors and employees harmless from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, any injury or death to you or your minor children or wards, resulting from attending the Events or participation in any activities available at the Events. You also agree that we may film and record any of the Events sponsored by Auburn Networks LLC in which you or your minor children or wards participate and you hereby agree that such films and recordings shall be owned by Auburn Networks LLC and we may use your or your minor children or wards’ name, likeness, voice, performance and other activities in which you or your minor children or wards engage for any advertising, promotional or other lawful purpose in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without notice, approval or compensation to you or any third party.

XVIII. Interactive Services and User Materials

This Auburn Networks LLC Site may offer certain Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services having interactive components such as bulletin boards, chat rooms, blogs, and forums (collectively, “Auburn Networks LLC Interactive Services”). Additional Terms may cover Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services, which appear on the pages where these services are available, in addition to the general terms provided below. The selection of available Auburn Networks LLC Internet Services may change from time to time in Auburn Networks LLC‘s sole discretion. You may participate in the Auburn Networks LLC Interactive Service by completing the registration form where one is provided.

User Materials
Auburn Networks LLC does not control and is not responsible for any notes, messages, billboard postings, ideas, suggestions, concepts or other material, or files delivered to Auburn Networks LLC by you or other users (collectively, “User Materials”). Auburn Networks LLC is not obligated to and does not regularly review, prescreen, monitor, delete, or edit User Materials. However, Auburn Networks LLC reserves the right to do so at any time in its sole discretion, for any reason or no reason, and to refuse, delete, move or edit any User Materials, in whole or in part, with or without notice. Auburn Networks LLC is not responsible or liable for damages of any kind arising from any User Materials even when Auburn Networks LLC is advised of the possibility of such damages, or from Auburn Networks LLC‘s alteration or deletion of any User Materials.

You are solely responsible and liable for all User Materials delivered to Auburn Networks LLC, whether via your account, this Auburn Networks LLC Site, email, or any other method. Any violation of these provisions can subject your Auburn Networks LLC account to immediate termination and, possibly, further legal action. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control any and all rights in and to the User Materials and that public posting and use of the User Materials by Auburn Networks LLC will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party in any manner.

By emailing, submitting, transmitting, posting, uploading, modifying or otherwise providing any User Material to Auburn Networks LLC, whether solicited or unsolicited, you are granting Auburn Networks LLC and its designees a royalty-free, fully paid, non-exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, unrestricted, worldwide license to reproduce, publish, transmit, perform, display, sublicense, create derivative works from and otherwise use such User Material for any purpose, including, without limitation, advertising and promotional purposes, alone or as a part of other works in any form, media or technology now or hereafter known. No credit, approval or compensation is due to you for any such use of User Materials you may submit. Auburn Networks LLC also has the right, but not the obligation, to use your username (and real name, image, likeness or other identifying information, if provided in connection with User Materials), city and state in connection with broadcast, print, online or other use or publication of your User Materials. Please note that any User Material you submit is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary as to you, unless specifically stated otherwise in our Privacy Statement.

The information and opinions expressed in User Materials appearing on this Auburn Networks LLC Site are not necessarily those of Auburn Networks LLC or its content providers, advertisers, sponsors, affiliated or related entities, and Auburn Networks LLC makes no representations or warranties regarding that information or those opinions, and expressly disclaims any responsibility for User Materials. Auburn Networks LLC does not represent or guarantee the truthfulness, accuracy, or reliability of any User Materials or determine whether the User Materials violate the rights of others, and Auburn Networks LLC has no control over whether such User Materials are of a nature that you or other users might find offensive, distasteful or otherwise unacceptable. You acknowledge that any reliance on any User Materials submitted by other users will be at your own risk, including any reliance on the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of such User Materials. You acknowledge that this Auburn Networks LLC Site is “public,” and in addition to the license granted to Auburn Networks LLC, other users will have access to your User Materials and might copy, modify or distribute them.

If you are aware of any User Material on this Auburn Networks LLC Site which violates these Terms, please contact us at [email protected]. Please provide as much detail as possible, including a copy of the underlying material, the location where Auburn Networks LLC may find it, and the reason such User Material should be removed. Please note that filing a complaint will not guarantee its removal, Auburn Networks LLC will only remove User Materials if Auburn Networks LLC believes the measure is necessary, in our sole discretion. To the extent any notice is based on an alleged copyright violation, please follow in the instructions set forth in the section entitled “Copyright Infringement.” Other than those we specifically request, we do not accept or consider unsolicited creative materials, ideas or suggestions either via this Auburn Networks LLC Site, email or other means. This is to avoid any misunderstandings if your ideas are similar to those we have developed or obtained independently. However, if you do still transmit to us, via this Auburn Networks LLC Site, email or otherwise, any unsolicited communication or material, you will be deemed to have granted to us the same rights as are set out in this section with respect to User Materials. Without limitation thereof, you agree that Auburn Networks LLC, our affiliates and our licensees are free to use any ideas, concepts, know-how or techniques contained in any communication you send to us for any purpose whatsoever including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products, services and content using such information, without any credit, notice, approval or compensation to you.

Referral Programs and “Forward to a Friend” Opportunities
The Auburn Networks LLC Site may offer referral programs that permit you to submit information about other persons (each, a “Referred Person”), including, without limitation, U.S.-based email addresses, mobile telephone numbers, names, street addresses and other contact information so they may receive information and/or promotional offers concerning the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. You may only refer persons with whom you have a personal relationship. You must have obtained the consent of the Referred Person prior to providing us with his or her contact information. We reserve the right to limit the number of Referred Persons you can submit. We reserve the right to limit the number of transmissions to any particular Referred Person from time to time. You may not withdraw the contact information you provide for a Referred Person once it has been submitted. A Referred Person must be a permanent, legal resident of the continental United States, at least 18 years old (or 19 years old if a resident of Alabama or Nebraska, or 21 years old if a resident of Mississippi), and be able to register for the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, or otherwise use the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. The contact information for a Referred Person must be valid and functioning in order for us to contact him or her about the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. We will not be responsible for validating the contact information you provide. We may elect NOT to communicate with any Referred Person and/or e-mail address if he/she/it appears to be on any of our “do not contact” or “do not e-mail” lists. In addition, we reserve the right to reject the participation of any Referred Person if (a) the contact information provided by you is incorrect or not valid, (b) such individual has violated any provision of these terms or conditions, or (c) we determine in our sole discretion that the participation of such individual might be harmful to us, this Auburn Networks LLC Site, any Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, or any third party for any reason. We specifically disclaim any liability for exercising such right.

We may, at our discretion, send you a confirmation using any means available through the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service, including email, text and other forms of messaging, to inform you that the Referred Person has registered for the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service. If we send the confirmation to you via the carrier service with which you have a mobile communications subscription or otherwise have access, you understand you will pay any service fees associated with any such access (including text messaging charges in connection with messages to your mobile device). If you misuse any referral program or otherwise engage in improper behavior with respect to a referral program, as we determine in our sole discretion, we reserve the right to discontinue the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service to you. We may from time to time offer incentives or rewards in connection with a referral program, and any such incentive or reward programs shall be subject to Additional Terms which will be posted at the time such programs become available and will be deemed incorporated into, and subject to, this Agreement. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to suspend, temporarily or permanently, or cease to provide any and all referral programs without notice, reason or liability.

If you are using the Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service to communicate to a Referred Person (or any third party), you agree not to use such Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service to harm the Referred Person or any other third party, and/or use such Auburn Networks LLC Internet Service in violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations or the terms and conditions of this Agreement.

Voting/Rating Features
For any voting/rating features that are available on this Auburn Networks LLC Site, you must follow instructions on this Auburn Networks LLC Site to submit your votes/ratings, including any restrictions set forth with respect to limitations on voting/rating. Votes/ratings received from you in excess of any stated limitation will be disqualified. Payment or other consideration in exchange for votes/ratings is prohibited. Votes/ratings generated by script, macro or other automated means or any other means intended to impact the integrity of the voting/rating process as determined by us may be void. Auburn Networks LLC assumes no responsibility for incorrect/inaccurate voting/rating information or for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, votes/ratings. We may, at our discretion, modify, terminate, or suspend the voting/rating or void any vote/rating should a virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, action of voter/rater, or other cause corrupt or impair the administration, security, or fairness of the voting/rating. We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be violating these terms, tampering with the voting/rating process, or acting in an unsportsmanlike or improper manner and void all associated votes/ratings. Our decisions with respect to all aspects of any voting/rating element are final and binding, but not limited to, with respect to the tallying of votes/ratings and the invalidation or disqualification of any suspected votes/ratings or voters/raters. You may also be given the opportunity to participate in voting/rating features in a third party application or feature (such as one of our social media partners like Facebook or Twitter), in which case your participation in such features will be subject to the terms and conditions governing that third party application or feature.

XIX. Subscription Services

This Auburn Networks LLC Site may offer certain Auburn Networks LLC Subscription Services such as newsletters and Real Simple Syndication (“RSS”) feeds (collectively “Auburn Networks LLC Subscription Services”). By registering for a Auburn Networks LLC Subscription Service, you will be subject to any charges and rules set forth in the description of that service which may or may not be reflected in Additional Terms.

XX. Contests/Sweepstakes

Any sweepstakes, contests, games and/or promotional offers accessible on this Auburn Networks LLC Site are governed by specific rules and/or terms and conditions. By entering a sweepstakes or contests or participating in such games or promotional offers available on this Auburn Networks LLC Site, you will be subject to those rules and/or terms and conditions. It is critical that you read the applicable rules and/or or terms and conditions, which are linked from the particular page or activity. To the extent of any conflict between those rules and/or terms and conditions and these Terms, the rules and/or terms and conditions for the sweepstakes, game or promotional offer will govern, but only to the extent of the conflict. Any sweepstakes, contests, games and/or promotional offers made available or advertised on third party sites accessible from this Auburn Networks LLC Site (such as those of social media partners like Facebook and Twitter), in addition to being subject to the specific rules and/or terms and conditions applicable to your participation in such feature(s) on this Auburn Networks LLC Site, will also be subject to the rules and/or terms and conditions applicable to your participation in such feature(s) on those third party sites.

XXI. General

This Agreement and any Additional Terms shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of [company-state], as it is applied to agreements entered into and to be performed entirely within such state, without regard to conflict of law principles. You agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Agreement and/or the Additional Terms, or in connection with any matters related to this Auburn Networks LLC Site and/or the Privacy Statement, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively in either the state or Federal courts located in [company-state] County, [company-state]. You agree to submit to the personal jurisdiction of the courts of the State of [company-state] for any cause of action arising out of this Agreement. You agree to file any cause of action with respect to this Agreement within one year after the cause of action arises. You agree that a cause of action filed after this date is barred.

If any provision of this Agreement, or the application thereof to any person or circumstances, is held invalid or for any reason, unenforceable including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations, then such provision shall be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that matches, as closely as possible, the original provision, and the other provisions of this Agreement shall remain in full force and effect. The failure of either party to insist upon strict performance of any provision of this Agreement shall not be construed as a waiver of any provision or right. Unless expressly provided otherwise, this Agreement is the entire agreement between you and Auburn Networks LLC with respect to the use of this Auburn Networks LLC Site and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by an authorized representative of Auburn Networks LLC.

If you have any questions concerning this Agreement, you may send them by email to [email protected]. You must send any official correspondence via postal mail to:

Legal Department
ATTN: Auburn Networks LLC Website Terms of Use
Auburn Networks LLC
P.O. Box 950, Auburn, AL 36831-0950

XXII. Copyright & Trademark Notice

Use of Intellectual Property
The Auburn Networks LLC Site, and all of its contents, including but not limited to articles, other text, photographs, images, illustrations, graphics, video material, audio material, including musical compositions and sound recordings, software, Auburn Networks LLC logos, titles, characters, names, graphics and button icons (collectively “Intellectual Property”), are protected by copyright, trademark and other laws of the United States, as well as international conventions and the laws of other countries. The Intellectual Property is owned or controlled by Auburn Networks LLC or by other parties that have provided rights thereto to Auburn Networks LLC.

You may not, and agree that you will not, reproduce, download, license, publish, enter into a database, display, modify, create derivative works from, transmit, post, distribute or perform publicly by any means, method, or process now known or later developed, decompile, reverse engineer, disassemble, use on another computer-related environment, transfer or sell any Intellectual Property, information, software or products obtained from or through this Auburn Networks LLC Site, in whole or in part, without the express written permission of Auburn Networks LLC.

Other trademarks, service marks, product names and company names or logos appearing on this Auburn Networks LLC Site that are not owned by Auburn Networks LLC may not be used without express permission from their owners.

Additionally, unless otherwise expressly permitted, websites may not link, whether by hyperlink or otherwise, to any page beyond the homepage of this Auburn Networks LLC Site, or frame this Auburn Networks LLC Site, or any web page or material herein, nor may any entity include a link to any aspect of this Auburn Networks LLC Site in an email for commercial purposes, without the express written permission of Auburn Networks LLC. Further, unless otherwise expressly permitted, you agree not to link to Auburn Networks LLC‘s Intellectual Property so as to cause you or anyone else to access Auburn Networks LLC‘s Intellectual Property other than through this Auburn Networks LLC Site.

You may inquire about obtaining permission by writing:

Intellectual Property c/o Legal Department
Auburn Networks LLC
P.O. Box 950, Auburn, AL 36831-0950
By Email: [email protected]

Copyright Infringement
Auburn Networks LLC respects the intellectual property rights of third parties, and complies with the terms of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (DMCA) regarding such rights. By submitting any material or photographs through this Auburn Networks LLC Site, you are granting permission to have this material posted on this Auburn Networks LLC Site, and are representing that you are the rightful owner of the submitted material, and that no one else may claim rights to this material. Auburn Networks LLC reserves the right to remove access to infringing material. Such actions do not affect or modify any other rights Auburn Networks LLC may have under law or contract. You can find our procedures for providing notice of alleged copyright infringement below.

Procedure for Making Claim of Copyright Infringement
If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement, you should send written notification thereof, in accordance with the provisions of the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, to our Designated Agent, who can be reached as follows:

By mail:

DMCA Designated Agent c/o Legal Department
Auburn Networks LLC
P.O. Box 950, Auburn, AL 36831-0950
By Email: [email protected]

Pursuant to 17 U.S.C. 512(c), to be effective, the Notification must include the following:

(i) A physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.
(ii) Identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed, or, if multiple copyrighted works at a single online site are covered by a single notification, a representative list of such works at that site.
(iii) Identification of the material that is claimed to be infringing or to be the subject of infringing activity and that is to be removed or access to which is to be disabled, and information reasonably sufficient to permit Auburn Networks LLC to locate the material.
(iv) Information reasonably sufficient to permit Auburn Networks LLC to contact the complaining party, such as an address, telephone number, and, if available, an email address.
(v) A statement that the complaining party has a good faith belief that use of the material in the manner complained of is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law.
(vi) A statement that the information in the notification is accurate, and under penalty of perjury, that the complaining party is authorized to act on behalf of the owner of an exclusive right that is allegedly infringed.

This process only relates to reporting a claim of copyright infringement. Messages related to other matters will not receive a response through this process.

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