OnlineGroups.Net Terms of Service
The following agreement applies to those running and using an
OnlineGroups.Net site (the service).
The agreement is between you (The User) and
If The User is a non-business consumer in New Zealand, then
The User has all the rights provided by the Consumer
OnlineGroups.Net may interrupt service to perform
OnlineGroups.Net will make a best effort attempt to notify
The User of such interruptions.
In the case of unexpected interruption of service, due to
system failure, OnlineGroups.Net will provide its best
efforts to repair the system as quickly as possible.
OnlineGroups.Net will take all reasonable measures to
provide a high level of service, however The User agrees to
waive any claim to compensation due to service interruption,
whether planned or unplanned, even if the interruption could
have been avoided.
The User agrees that OnlineGroups.Net may disable their
account or restart services run by The User (at
OnlineGroups.Net's option) if OnlineGroups.Net decides that
The User is utilising a high level of RAM,
CPU, or storage that exceeds the level that is being
OnlineGroups.Net may provide a backup service as an
incidental benefit to their customers.
The User agrees that they are ultimately responsible for
backing up their own site information, including any data,
unless a separate backup agreement with OnlineGroups.Net is
The User agrees that OnlineGroups.Net is not liable for
the loss of information due to hardware failure, software
failure, misconfiguration, breach of security or any
event that is within or beyond the control of
For users outside New Zealand, The User agrees that
OnlineGroups.Net is not liable for the mis-distribution of
information due to hardware failure, software failure,
misconfiguration, breach of security or any event within or
beyond the control of OnlineGroups.Net.
The User agrees to allow content hosted on OnlineGroups.Net
servers to be stored by OnlineGroups.Net in any location
OnlineGroups.Net deems reasonable for the purposes of
distribution, replication or backup.
The User additionally gives OnlineGroups.Net licence to
store content for the purpose of backup even after The User
no longer holds an account.
The User agrees to be the primary source of support for
the members of any groups that The User administers.
The User agrees to use the group
Administrators" as the primary source of support
for the service.
OnlineGroups.Net reserves the right to change these terms of
service at any time, without notice.
IF THE USER IS A BUSINESS, OR
OUTSIDE NEW ZEALAND,
THEN THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS AND THE
USER'S USE OF THE SERVICES IS AT THEIR OWN RISK.
ONLINEGROUPS.NET DOES NOT MAKE, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS, ANY AND
ALL OTHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT
NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND TITLE, AND ANY
WARRANTIES ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE OR TRADE
ONLINEGROUPS.NET DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL BE
UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR COMPLETELY SECURE.