Acceptable Uses Policy
The Internet is intended for use by mature adults (and by minors when supervised
by mature adults). Our customers are expected to use the Internet with
respect, courtesy, and responsibility, giving due regard to the rights
of other Internet users. The customer is expected to have a basic knowledge
of how the Internet functions, the types of use which are generally acceptable,
and the types of use which are to be avoided. Common sense is the best
guide as to what is considered acceptable use. The following are unacceptable
Illegality in any form, including but not limited to activities
such as unauthorized distribution or copying of copyrighted software, violation
of Canadian or USA export restrictions, harassment, fraud, trafficking in obscene
material, drug dealing, and other illegal activities.
Net abuse, including but not limited to activities such as using
a non-existent email return address on a commercial solicitation, spamming
(sending unsolicited advertising to numerous email addresses or newsgroups
and/or generating a significantly higher volume of outgoing email than
a normal user), allowing spamming by third parties to promote a web site
hosted by Sunny Oasis, trolling (posting outrageous messages to generate numerous
responses), mailbombing (sending multiple messages without significant
new content to the same user), subscribing someone else to a mailing list
without that person's permission, cross-posting articles to an excessive
number of newsgroups, or attempting without authorization to enter into
a secured computer system. Sunny Oasis reserves the right to determine
what constitutes net abuse.
Tortious conduct, including but not limited to posting of defamatory,
scandalous, or private information about a person without their consent,
intentionally inflicting emotional distress, or violating trademarks, copyrights,
or other intellectual property rights.
Misuse of system resources, including but not limited to employing
posts or programs which consume excessive CPU time or storage space; permitting
use of mail services, mail forwarding capabilities, POP accounts, or autoresponders
other than for the customer's own account; resale of access to CGI scripts
installed on Sunny Oasis servers; or attempting to use a single customer
account for third party web sites by allowing more than one domain pointer
to be used to reference pages within the customer's site.
Sunny Oasis reserves the right to cancel any account that it deems as
violating the stated policies without refund of remaining hosting time
prepaid by the client.
Cancellation of an account shall also occur for non payment of hosting
fees 15 days prior to the renewal date for hosting services. A re-activation
fee equal to the setup fee shall be charged to re-instate closed accounts.
Sunny Oasis shall not be held responsible for lost files on accounts that
Complaints about violators of our policies should be referred to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Each complaint will be investigated.
For more information please see our FAQ