Terms & Conditions
PLEASE READ THE FOLLOWING INKSPOT WIFI USER AGREEMENT (THE “AGREEMENT”) CAREFULLY BEFORE SIGNING UP FOR A INKSPOT WIFI ACCOUNT OR USING THE INKSPOT WIFI BILLING AND AUTHENTICATION SERVICES. THIS AGREEMENT IS A LEGALLY BINDING AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU (AN ENTITY OR PERSON) AND INKSPOT WIFI BY PROCEEDING TO ESTABLISH AN ACCOUNT AND/OR USE THE INKSPOT WIFI SERVICE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, YOU MUST NOT SIGN UP FOR AN ACCOUNT OR USE THE SERVICE.
The terms and conditions of this Agreement govern the relationship between you (“User” or “you”) and INKSPOT WIFI (“INKSPOT WIFI”). INKSPOT WIFI provides its authentication and billing services (optional), as they may exist from time to time (“Services”), to Users who establish an account. By establishing or using an account with INKSPOT WIFI, you agree to be bound by this Agreement and to use the Services in compliance with this Agreement and other INKSPOT WIFI policies posted on the INKSPOT WIFI website.
1. PAYMENT OBLIGATIONS. You must (i) provide INKSPOT WIFI with accurate and complete personal information including legal name, address, telephone number and (ii) report to INKSPOT WIFI all changes to this information within 30 days of the change. You are responsible for any charges to your account. If you have questions regarding charges to an account, you should contact INKSPOT WIFI’s Help Desk (see website for details). All charges are considered valid unless disputed in writing within 45 days of the billing date. Adjustments will not be made for charges that are more than 45 days old.
Charges are billed to your credit cards by INKSPOT WIFI’s 3rd party credit card billing processor, on behalf of the access point or enabled venue. Invoices can be obtained from the access point or enabled venue. INKSPOT WIFI does not record or store your credit card and billing information. INKSPOT WIFI is not responsible for any charges or expenses (e.g., for overdrawn accounts, exceeding credit card limits, etc.) resulting from charges billed by the 3rd party merchant processor. Delinquent accounts may be suspended or canceled at INKSPOT WIFI’s sole discretion. However, charges may continue to accrue until the account is canceled and collection, and late fees or other similar fees may be added.
2. LOCATIONS AND FEES. Access points or enabled venues may not be available in all areas. The Services may entail different fees at different locations; some locations are not included in INKSPOT WIFI’s on-going subscription accounts or other flat-rate plans. Current prices for vary by locations. You must contact the local HotSpot operator or INKSPOT WIFI if you are unsure of the fees charged at a particular location where the Services are available. You are responsible for determining the fees prior to using the Services each time.
3. YOUR USERNAME AND PASSWORD; SECURITY. Upon registration, you will select or receive a username and password. You are the only authorised user of your INKSPOT WIFI account, unless expressly specified otherwise in your service plan, and your use of your account must comply with this Agreement. You should keep your password confidential so that no one else may access the Services through your account. Please notify INKSPOT WIFI immediately upon discovering any unauthorised use of your account. You are not allowed to log in to a hotspot using the same username from multiple devices simultaneously. In some locations the system may record your device which you use to log in to the system at the first time and may block the connection from any other devices, even if you log out from the hotspot with that device. You agree not to use any automatic method to avoid disconnection due to inactivity; you may not maintain a connection unless actively using it. You also agree not to provide any public information services over a wireless LAN connection.
Usernames and passwords are INKSPOT WIFI’s property and INKSPOT WIFI may alter or replace them at any time.
4. MONITORING THE SERVICES. INKSPOT WIFI has no obligation to monitor the Services, but may do so and disclose information regarding use of the Services for any reason if INKSPOT WIFI, in its sole discretion, believes that it is reasonable to do so, including to satisfy laws, regulations, or governmental or legal requests; operate the Services properly; or protect itself and its Users.
5. WARRANTY DISCLAIMER. EXCEPT FOR CERTAIN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SPECIFICALLY IDENTIFIED AS BEING OFFERED BY INKSPOT WIFI, INKSPOT WIFI DOES NOT CONTROL ANY MATERIALS, INFORMATION, PRODUCTS, OR SERVICES ON THE INTERNET. THE INTERNET CONTAINS UNEDITED MATERIALS, SOME OF WHICH ARE SEXUALLY EXPLICIT OR MAY BE OFFENSIVE TO YOU. INKSPOT WIFI HAS NO CONTROL OVER AND ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR SUCH MATERIALS. YOU ASSUME FULL RESPONSIBILITY AND RISK FOR USE OF THE SERVICES AND THE INTERNET AND ARE SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR EVALUATING THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS, AND USEFULNESS OF ALL SERVICES, PRODUCTS, AND OTHER INFORMATION, AND THE QUALITY AND MERCHANTABILITY OF ALL MERCHANDISE PROVIDED THROUGH THE SERVICE OR THE INTERNET.
6. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE” BASIS. INKSPOT WIFI DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. INKSPOT WIFI MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, AND USER WAIVES ALL WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING ANY MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED BY OR THROUGH INKSPOT WIFI DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY. YOU EXPRESSLY ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THERE ARE SECURITY, PRIVACY AND CONFIDENTIALITY RISKS INHERENT IN WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS AND TECHNOLOGY AND INKSPOT WIFI DOES NOT MAKE ANY ASSURANCES OR WARRANTIES RELATING TO SUCH RISKS. NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION GIVEN BY INKSPOT WIFI OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES WILL CREATE A WARRANTY. INKSPOT WIFI AND ITS EMPLOYEES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY COSTS OR DAMAGES ARISING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY FROM YOUR USE OF THE SERVICES OR THE INTERNET, INCLUDING ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, MULTIPLE, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. IN ANY EVENT, INKSPOT WIFI’S CUMULATIVE LIABILITY TO ANY USER FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO THE USE OF THE SERVICES AND/OR LICENSED PROGRAMS WILL NOT EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF SERVICE FEES PAID DURING A ONE YEAR PERIOD PRECEDING THE ACCRUAL OF THE CLAIM.
7. INDEMNIFICATION. You agree, at your expense, to defend and hold harmless INKSPOT WIFI and its affiliates, officers, directors and employees from and against any and all costs, damages and reasonable attorneys’ fees resulting from any claim that your use of the Services injured or otherwise violated any right of any third party or violates any law.
8. ACCEPTABLE USE POLICY. All Users of the Services and users of the INKSPOT WIFI website and/or the INKSPOT WIFI software agree to and must comply with this section 8, which is INKSPOT WIFI’s Acceptable Use Policy (AUP), and your use of any Services, website or software provided by INKSPOT WIFI constitutes your agreement to abide by the terms of this AUP. This AUP is intended to improve the use of the Internet by preventing unacceptable uses. INKSPOT WIFI does not actively monitor the use of the Services under normal circumstances. Similarly INKSPOT WIFI does not exercise editorial control or review over the content of any website, electronic mail transmission, newsgroup, or other material created or accessible over or through the Services. However, INKSPOT WIFI may remove, block, filter, or restrict by any other means any materials that, in INKSPOT WIFI’s sole discretion, may be illegal, may subject INKSPOT WIFI to liability or may violate this AUP. INKSPOT WIFI may cooperate with legal authorities and/or third parties in the investigation of any suspected or alleged crime or civil wrong. Violation of this AUP may result in the suspension or termination of either access to the Services and/or INKSPOT WIFI account or other actions as detailed below. When a User uses the Services, the third-party from whom INKSPOT WIFI has obtained the right to access the applicable Hot Spot at which the Services are being used is an intended third-party beneficiary of this AUP.Without limiting the foregoing, you agree not to use the Services to:
(i) transmit any material (by uploading, posting, email or otherwise) that is unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, obscene, libellous, invasive of another’s privacy, hateful or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable;
(ii) harm, or attempt to harm, minors in any way;
(iii) impersonate any person or entity or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity; forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any material transmitted through the Services;
(iv) transmit any material (by uploading, posting, email or otherwise) that you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships (such as inside information, proprietary and confidential information learned or disclosed as part of employment relationships or under nondisclosure agreements);
(v) transmit any material (by uploading, posting, email or otherwise) that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright or other proprietary rights of any party;
(vi) transmit (by uploading, posting, email or otherwise) any unsolicited or unauthorised advertising, promotional materials, “junk mail,” “spam,” “chain letters,” “pyramid schemes,” or any other form of solicitation;
(vii) transmit any material (by uploading, posting, email or otherwise) that contains software viruses or any other computer code, files or programs designed to interrupt, destroy or limit the functionality of any computer software or hardware or telecommunications equipment;
(viii) disrupt the normal flow of dialogue, cause a screen to “scroll” faster than other users of the Service are able to type, or otherwise act in a manner that negatively affects other users’ ability to engage in real time exchanges;
(ix) interfere with or disrupt the Service or servers or networks connected to the Service, or disobey any requirements, procedures, policies or regulations of networks connected to the Service;
(x) intentionally or unintentionally violate any applicable local, state, national or international law, including, but not limited to, regulations promulgated by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, any rules of any national or other securities exchange, including, without limitation, the New York Stock Exchange, the American Stock Exchange or the NASDAQ, and any regulations having the force of law;
(xi) “stalk” or otherwise harass another; or collect or store, or attempt to collect or store, personal data about third parties without their knowledge or consent;
(xii) resell the Services without INKSPOT WIFI’s authorisation;
(xiii) use the Services for high volume data transfers, especially sustained high volume data transfers, hosting a web server, IRC server, or any other server.
INKSPOT WIFI requests that anyone who believes that there is a violation of the AUP direct the information to us. If available, please provide the following information: (i) the IP address used to commit the alleged violation; (ii) the date and time of the alleged violation, including the time zone; and (iii) evidence of the alleged violation. When reporting an issue regarding unsolicited email please provide a copy of the email messages with full headers which typically provides all of the above data. Other situations will require different methods of providing the necessary information.
INKSPOT WIFI may take any one or more of the following actions, or other actions not listed, at INKSPOT WIFI’s sole discretion in response to complaints: (i) issue warnings, written or oral; (ii) suspend the User’s account; (iii) terminate the User’s account; (iv) bill the User or user for administrative costs and/or reactivation charges, with a minimum administrative cost; or (v) bring legal action to enjoin violations and/or to collect damages, if any, caused by violations.
10. TERM OF AGREEMENT. Continued use of the Services constitutes acceptance of this Agreement and any future versions. If you are dissatisfied with the Services or any related terms, conditions, rules, policies, guidelines, or practices, your sole and exclusive remedy is to discontinue using the Services and terminate your account.
11. COPYRIGHTS AND TRADEMARKS. All content included on INKSPOT WIFI’s website, including, but not limited to, text, graphics, logos, buttons, icons, images and software, is the property of INKSPOT WIFI or its licensors or partners. Reproduction, duplication, modification, distribution, transmission, replication, display or performance of the content of the INKSPOT WIFI website without the express written permission of INKSPOT WIFI is strictly prohibited.
12. TERMINATION OF A SUBSCRIPTION. You may terminate your account at any time and for any reason by providing notice of intent to terminate to INKSPOT WIFI at least 5 business days prior to the end of your billing cycle. Notice may be provided by registered or certified mail, return receipt requested addressed to INKSPOT WIFI, 3a Dublin Meuse, Edinburgh EH3 6NWS; or telephone calls directed to Inkspotwifi Support. Your termination will only be complete upon your receipt of a cancellation confirmation number from INKSPOT WIFI. If a termination notice is received at least 5 business days prior to the end of your current billing cycle, termination of your account will be effective at the end of your then current billing cycle. If a termination notice is received less than 5 business days prior to the end of your current billing cycle, charges to your account may continue until the end of the following billing cycle.
Without prior notice, INKSPOT WIFI may terminate this Agreement, your password, your account, or your use of the Services, for any reason, including, without limitation, if INKSPOT WIFI, in its sole discretion, believes you have violated this Agreement or any of the policies applicable to Users, or if you fail to pay any charges when due. INKSPOT WIFI may provide termination notice to you by email or by UK Mail or courier service to the address you provided for the Services. All notices to you will be deemed effective on the first (1st) calendar day following the date of electronic mailing or on the fourth (4th) calendar day following the date of first-class mailing or deposit with a commercial courier service.
The provisions of the following sections of this Agreement will survive termination of this Agreement 3, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11 and 12.