This InvestorPO Acceptable Use Policy (“AUP”) applies to the use of any
product, service or support provided by us (InvestorPO), whether we provide
it directly or use another party to provide it to Customer. This AUP is
designed to ensure compliance with the laws and regulations that apply to
the InvestorPO Platform. This AUP also protects the interests of all our
Customers and their customers, as well as our goodwill and reputation.
These terms are so important that we cannot provide the InvestorPO Platform
unless Customer agrees to them. By using the InvestorPO Platform, Customer
agrees to these terms.
If Customer is using the InvestorPO Platform, this AUP applies to you. Every Customer of ours agrees to abide by this AUP and is responsible for any violations. Customer also agrees that all their end users will also abide by this AUP.
Customer is not allowed to assist or engage others in a way that would violate this AUP. We will enforce and ensure compliance with this AUP by using methods we consider to be appropriate, such as a complaint, monitoring your usage of our service, monitoring emails failures etc.
InvestorPO periodically updates these terms and will let Customer know when we do through a notification within the InvestorPO platform, or by posting a revised copy on the InvestorPO website.
Customer agrees to review the AUP on a regular basis and always remain in compliance.
Reporting Suspected Violations
(i) We encourage recipients of email messages sent using the InvestorPO Platform to report suspected violations of this AUP to us by forwarding a copy of the received email with FULL headers to abuse@InvestorPO.com.
(ii) We encourage recipients affected by SMS messages sent using the InvestorPO Platform to report suspected violations of this AUP to us by sending a screenshot of SMS the received message to abuse@InvestorPO.com.
(iii) All other violations including, but not limited to, outbound calls (like telemarketing calls) can also be reported to abuse@InvestorPO.com.
We have the policy to investigate all these reports and to respond in the way we consider appropriate.
No SPAM Permitted
Customer will not use the InvestorPO Platform in any way (directly or indirectly) to send, transmit, handle, distribute or deliver:
(i) unsolicited email (“spam” or “spamming”) in violation of the CAN-SPAM Act or any other law;
(ii) email to an address obtained via Internet harvesting methods or any surreptitious methods (e.g., scraping or harvesting);
(iii) email to purchased, rented, or borrowed lists;
(iv) email to an address that is incomplete, inaccurate and/or not updated for all applicable opt-out notifications, using best efforts and best practices in the industry
(v) email to lists that are likely to result in an excessive number of unsubscribe requests or SPAM complaints or notices, as determined by acceptable industry practices.
Prohibited Email Content
Email sent or caused to be sent to, or through the InvestorPO Platform cannot:
(i) use or contain invalid or forged headers;
(ii) use or contain invalid or non-existent domain names;
(iii) employ any technique to otherwise misrepresent, hide or obscure any information in identifying the point of origin or the transmission path;
(iv) use other means of deceptive addressing;
(v) use a third party’s internet domain name without their consent, or be relayed from or through a third party’s equipment without the third party’s permission;
(vi) contain false or misleading information in the subject line or otherwise contain false or misleading content; or
Email Opt-out Requirements
Customer warrant that each email Customer sends or is sent for Customer using the InvestorPO Platform will contain:
(i) header information that is not false or misleading; and
(ii) an advisement that the recipient may unsubscribe, opt-out or otherwise demand that use of its information for unsolicited, impermissible and/or inappropriate communication(s) as described in this AUP be stopped (and how the recipient can notify Customer that it wants to unsubscribe, opt-out, or stop this use of its information). These requirements may not apply if the email sent is a transactional email and these requirements are not otherwise required by law. Customer warrant that you will promptly comply with all opt-out, unsubscribe, “do not call” and “do not send” requests.
Telephone and SMS Marketing
Customer must comply with all local, national and relevant international laws relating to telephone and SMS marketing. Customer must comply with all laws related to the recording of phone calls and ensure all proper consent to record is obtained prior to making any such recording. Customer must comply with laws related to transactional and promotional messages applicable to the country of the recipient. If Customer uses the InvestorPO Platform to place telephone calls and send SMS Customer must also comply with all applicable industry standards, including those applicable guidelines published by the bodies like CTIA and the Mobile Marketing Association.
Customer agrees not to use the InvestorPO Platform in a way that impacts the normal operation, privacy, integrity or security of another’s property. Another’s property includes another’s account(s), domain name(s), URL(s), website(s), network(s), system(s), facilities, equipment, data, other information, or business operations. Customer also agrees not to use the InvestorPO Platform to gain unauthorized access to, use, monitor, make an unauthorized reference to, another’s property unless Customer has the appropriate express prior consent to do so. Examples of prohibited actions include (without limitation): hacking, spoofing, denial of service, mailbombing and/or sending any email that contains or transmits any virus or propagating worm(s), or any malware, whether spyware, adware or other such file or program. These restrictions apply regardless of Customers intent and whether or not Customer acts intentionally or unintentionally.
Proper Usage of the InvestorPO Platform
Customer will respect the terms of services that apply to Customers use the InvestorPO Platform as specified at http://investorpo.com/terms-of-service/
In addition, and without limiting the other requirements in this AUP, Customer may not (directly or indirectly) use the InvestorPO Platform with content, or in a manner that:
(i) is threatening, abusive, harassing, stalking, or defamatory;
(ii) is deceptive, false, misleading or fraudulent;
(iii) is invasive of another’s privacy or otherwise violates another’s legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity);
(iv) contains vulgar, obscene, indecent or unlawful material;
(v) infringes a third party’s intellectual property right(s);
(vi) publishes, posts, uploads, or otherwise distributes any software, music, videos, or other material protected by intellectual property laws (or by rights of privacy or publicity) unless you have all necessary rights and consents to do so;
(vii) uploads files that contain viruses, corrupted files, or any other similar software or programs that may damage the operation of another person’s computer;
(viii) downloads any file that Customer knows, or reasonably should know, cannot be legally distributed in that way;
(ix) falsifies or deletes any author attributions, legal or proprietary designations, labels of the origin or source of software, or other material contained in a file that is uploaded;
(x) restricts or inhibits any other user of the InvestorPO Platform from using and enjoying our website and/or the InvestorPO Platform;
(xi) harvests or otherwise collect information about others, including e-mail addresses, without their consent;
(xii) violates the usage standards or rules of an entity affected by your use, including without limitation any ISP, ESP, or news or user group (and including by way of example and not limitation circumventing or exceeding equipment use rights and restrictions and/or location and path identification detail);
Customer will use the InvestorPO Platform for Customers business purposes and will not:
(i) willfully tamper with the security of the InvestorPO Platform
(ii) access data on the InvestorPO Platform not intended for Customer;
(iii) log into a server or account on the InvestorPO Platform that Customer is not authorized to access;
(iv) attempt to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of any InvestorPO Platform or to breach the security or authentication measures without proper authorization;
(v) willfully render any part of the InvestorPO Platform unusable;
(vi) lease, distribute, license, sell or otherwise commercially exploit the InvestorPO Platform or make the InvestorPO Platform available to a third party other than as contemplated in Customers subscription to the InvestorPO Platform;
(vii) use the InvestorPO Platform for timesharing or service bureau purposes or otherwise for the benefit of a third party; or
(viii) provide to third parties any evaluation version of the InvestorPO Platform without InvestorPO’s prior written consent.
Compliance with Applicable Laws
In addition, and without limiting the other requirements in this AUP, Customer may not (directly or indirectly) use the InvestorPO Platform with content, or in a manner that is in violation of any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation, including all export laws and regulations and without limitation:
(i) Controlling the Assault of Non-Solicited Pornography and Marketing Act (CAN-SPAM Act) (15 U.S.C. § 7701 et seq.),
(ii) S Telephone Consumer Protection Act of 1991 (47 U.S.C. § 227),
(iii) Do-Not-Call Implementation Act of 2003 (15 U.S.C. § 6152 et seq.; originally codified at § 6101 note),
(iv) Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act (PIPEDA) (S.C. 2000, c. 5),
(v) any regulations having the force of law or laws in force in your or your email/SMS/phone call recipient’s country of residence.
If Customer breaches this AUP we may immediately suspend Customers access to the InvestorPO Platform. We may also terminate Customer and our subscription agreement for cause if Customer breaches this AUP. Customer acknowledges we may disclose information regarding Customers use of any InvestorPO Platform to satisfy any law, regulation, government request, court order, subpoena or other legal processes. If we make this type of required disclosure, we will notify Customer, unless we are required to keep the disclosure confidential.
We are not obligated to but may choose to, remove any prohibited materials and deny access to any Customer who violates this AUP. We further reserve all other rights.