Acceptable Use Policy
The following agreement is between you (The User) and
The User agrees to use his or her legal name to
register on all sites provided by OnlineGroups.net.
The User agrees to only use email address that he or
she owns and controls for sending and receiving
messages to and from OnlineGroups.net.
The User agrees to follow the Participation Protocol of
every online group that he or she is a member of.
The User agrees to respect the privacy of other users,
and abide by
The User agrees not to undertake any action that will
deny any user access to OnlineGroups.net.
This includes any attempt to interfere with the
software that runs OnlineGroups.net, or interfere with
the use of the software by any user.
The User agrees to not use OnlineGroups.net to attack,
or attempt to breach security, on other machines or
The User agrees to only post content that is legal
under the laws of the United States, the State of
California, and New Zealand.
This includes not posting any files or messages to
OnlineGroups.net that contains
material, breaks copyright, is libelous, or incites
hatred or violence.
The User agrees not to send Unsolicited Commercial
Email (UCE or spam) using OnlineGroups.net.
The user must not send UCE, facilitate UCE, or allow
others to send UCE.
OnlineGroups.net reserves the right to remove content
which contravenes the acceptable use policy, without
OnlineGroups.net reserves the right to remove any user,
group, or site that it deems to have broken the
acceptable use policy, without notice.
OnlineGroups.net reserves the right to change the
acceptable use policy at any time, without notice.
You agree that any litigation arising under this
agreement or in any way relating to these services
shall be brought within Christchurch, New Zealand, and
you waive any objection as to venue or jurisdiction of
any court located there.
The governing law of this agreement shall be that of
Christchurch, New Zealand.