Terms and Conditions
DC Web Hosting provides a variety of hosting services, including
web hosting (both Windows and Linux based), mail hosting, database
services and URL forwarding. Since these services use resources
that are shared by many users, the benefits of using the service
must be balanced with certain obligations and responsibilities to ensure
that all users can have a productive experience.
By using these services, you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions;
you agree to indemnify and hold harmless DC Web Hosting from any loss,
liability, claim, damage and expense arising from or related to your
content or use of any services provided by DC Web Hosting. If you are
not satisfied with these terms and conditions then you must discontinue
use of our hosting services.
DC Web Hosting may revise these terms and conditions from time to time by
posting a new version of this document on our hosting site
Any new version of these terms will be effective within 14 days of
posting unless DC Web Hosting considers (in its sole discretion) that a
period shorter than 14 days is necessary to protect the integrity, security
or smooth operation of DC Web Hosting services. As such, users should consult
this document on a regular basis to ensure that they are familiar with
the most recent version.
You accept legal responsibility for use of the account, are at least 18
years of age or (if younger) have your parent's or legal guardian's
permission before using our services.
The hosting services must not be used for unlawful purposes. Any use
of these services which violates any local, state, federal or international
laws applicable to DC Web Hosting, your jurisdiction, or any
jurisdiction that your site is subject to is strictly prohibited.
You agree that use of our services is at your own risk. The services are
provided by DC Web Hosting on an "AS IS" and "AS AVAILABLE" basis.
DC Web Hosting expressly disclaims all warranties of any kind, whether express
or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of
merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose and non-infringement.
No advice or information, whether oral or written, obtained by you from
DC Web Hosting, its employees or associates or through their respective websites
shall create any warranty not expressly stated in these terms and conditions.
DC Web Hosting does not tolerate SPAM. If you use spam, unsolicited
emails or message board posting, or any other similar method to promote
your site, then your access to our services will be
DC Web Hosting reserves the right to take action, including legal or suspension
of or termination of a service, against a customer who interferes with the
rights of another user online, or attempts to interfere with the smooth
running of the internet or DC Web Hosting's services. We reserve the right to
discontinue, without refund or notice, any account or service where usage
of the account or service is deemed to be an abuse, and we will charge the
customer for costs incurred by any such abuse.
You are responsible for any misuse of our services, even for example, if
the misuse was committed by a friend, family member, guest, employee or
customer with access to your account or website. You are also responsible
for any such misuse regardless of whether it was with or without
your consent. Therefore, you must take steps to ensure that others do
not gain unauthorised access to your account or website.
DC Web Hosting reserves the right to refuse or discontinue service
to anyone at our sole discretion without notice. Your access to all or
part of our services may be denied without notice if DC Web Hosting believes
any of the terms and conditions have been violated.
DC Web Hosting will automatically rebill a customer's credit card, where credit
card details have been provided unless otherwise informed.
You understand that you must maintain your own copy of any content
published via a DC Web Hosting service and that DC Web Hosting should never be used
as any "master" or primary or critical copy of any content.
You understand that no intellectual property rights are assigned to you
in the use of a service provided by DC Web Hosting unless otherwise specifically contracted.
Likewise none of your intellectual property rights are assigned to DC Web Hosting via the
use of a service provided by DC Web Hosting unless otherwise specifically contracted.
If you are aware of any violations of the terms and agreements, please report
them to: firstname.lastname@example.org