Read This Internet Service Agreement Carefully Before Using Our Internet
Centric Internet Services, LLC. (“Centric Internet Services”)
provides its Internet services, (“Services”), to users who pay a
monthly service fee to subscribe to the Services (“Members”) as well
as to those who access some of our Services but do not have accounts
(“Visitors”). By establishing an account or using the Services, you
agree to be bound by this Agreement and to use the Services in
compliance with this Agreement, our Acceptable Use Policy and other
If you do not agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement,
including any future revisions, you may not use the Services and if you
are a current Member, you must terminate your use of the Services under
Members must be at least 18 years old. Local access dial-up numbers
may not be available in all areas. You are solely responsible for
determining if use of a particular dial-up number will cause you to
incur long-distance, toll, or other charges. Centric Internet Services
is not responsible for any long-distance, toll or other
telecommunications charges you incur. Current prices for Centric
Internet Services's are posted throughout our website at http://www.centric.net.
These rates may also be obtained by calling (888)593-2776. Centric
Internet Services reserves the right to change prices and institute new
fees at any time upon 30 days prior notice.
PAYMENT OBLIGATIONS OF A MEMBER.
Internet Services's billing cycle is from the first of each month
through the end of each month. Statements are sent to owing
Members by email on the first of every month.
(a) Members must (i) provide Centric Internet Services with accurate and
complete billing information including legal name, address, telephone
number, and credit card/billing information, and (ii) report to Centric
Internet Services all changes to this information within thirty (30)
days of the change. Members are responsible for any charges to their
(b) Members having questions regarding charges to an account, should
contact Centric Internet Services’s Customer Service Department at
(888)593-2776 or firstname.lastname@example.org. All charges are considered valid
unless disputed in writing within sixty (60) days of the billing date.
Adjustments will not be made for charges that are more than 60 days old.
(c) Charges are billed to Members’ credit cards or debit cards, as
applicable, each month for the basic service and any additional usage or
services. Centric Internet Services is not responsible for any charges
or expenses (e.g for overdrawn accounts, exceeding credit card limits,
etc.) resulting from charges billed by Centric Internet Services.
(d) If paying by check, payments are due within 30 days after the month
in which the charges are incurred.
(e) If you pay for Services through a prepayment plan, automatic billing
described above shall only apply to the charges not paid for through the
(f) Delinquent accounts may be suspended or canceled at Centric Internet
Services’s sole discretion. Centric Internet Services may bill an
additional charge to reinstate a suspended account.
(g) Centric Internet Services bills for simultaneous logins on an
account. This means that multiple users dialing into the same account,
at the same time will incur additional charges. The simultaneous
usage charges are in addition to any other charges in effect for your
MEMBER'S ACCOUNT, PASSWORD, AND SECURITY.
Upon registration, Members receive a username, password, and account
designation. You and members of your household or business, if you have
purchased a business account, are the only authorized users of your
Centric Internet Services account and must comply with this Agreement.
You must keep your password confidential so that no one else may access
the Services through your account. You must notify Centric Internet
Services immediately upon discovering any unauthorized use of your
Using a personal account for high volume or commercial use (e.g.,
revenue generation, advertising, etc.) is prohibited. Email accounts
exceeding the Member's allotted email space may, at Centric Internet
Services’s discretion, be transferred to a compressed temporary file
or storage. Centric Internet Services may delete the temporary file from
the server 60 days after notifying you. Any free Web site exceeding the
amount of space allotted to such Member may be suspended until the
Member reduces the disk space usage to the amount of space allotted or
less or purchases additional megabytes. Any free Web site exceeding the
traffic limits for such Member will be billed for excess traffic. You
may establish a commercial or high-volume account by calling
Members agree not to use any automatic method to avoid inactivity
disconnect or to otherwise maintain a connection unless actively using
it. Members agree not to provide any public information services over a
Centric Internet Services may change its POP numbers at any time.
Centric Internet Services reserves the right to direct Members to use
certain numbers to access the Service or to restrict use of specific
access numbers. Usernames, passwords and email addresses are Centric
Internet Services’s property and Centric Internet Services may alter
or replace them at any time.
MONITORING THE SERVICES.
Centric Internet Services has no obligation to monitor the Services,
but may do so and disclose information regarding use of the Services for
any reason if Centric Internet Services, 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 Members. Please see our Privacy
Policy. Centric Internet Services may immediately remove your material
or information from Centric Internet Services’s servers, in whole or
in part, which Centric Internet Services, in its sole and absolute
discretion, determines to infringe another’s property rights or to
violate our Acceptable Use Policy.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES and LIMITATION OF LIABILITY.
EXCEPT FOR CERTAIN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES SPECIFICALLY IDENTIFIED AS
BEING OFFERED BY Centric Internet Services, Centric Internet Services
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. Centric Internet
Services 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.
THE SERVICES ARE PROVIDED ON AN “AS IS” AND “AS AVAILABLE”
BASIS. Centric Internet Services DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THE SERVICES WILL
BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR-FREE, OR FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL
COMPONENTS. Centric Internet Services MAKES NO EXPRESS WARRANTIES AND
WAIVES ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES including, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, WARRANTIES
OF TITLE, NONINFRINGEMENT, MERCHANTABILITY, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR
PURPOSE REGARDING ANY MERCHANDISE, INFORMATION OR SERVICE PROVIDED
THROUGH Centric Internet Services OR THE INTERNET GENERALLY. NO ADVICE
OR INFORMATION GIVEN BY Centric Internet Services OR ITS REPRESENTATIVES
SHALL CREATE A WARRANTY. Centric Internet Services 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,
LLCIDENTAL, EXEMPLARY, MULTIPLE, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, OR CONSEQUENTIAL
DAMAGES. IN ANY EVENT, Centric Internet Services’S CUMULATIVE
LIABILITY TO ANY MEMBER FOR ANY AND ALL CLAIMS RELATING TO THE USE OF
THE SERVICES SHALL NOT EXCEED THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF SERVICE FEES PAID
DURING A ONE YEAR PERIOD.
Centric Internet Services grants to each Member a limited,
nonexclusive, nontransferable and nonassignable license to install and
use the Centric Internet Services access software (including software
from third-party vendors that Centric Internet Services distributes; in
object code format), its associated documentation, and any updates
thereto (“Licensed Programs”) in order to access and utilize the
Services. Each Member agrees to use the Licensed Programs solely in
conjunction with the Services and for no other purpose. Centric Internet
Services may modify the Licensed Programs at any time, for any reason,
and without providing notice of such modification to a Member.
The Licensed Programs constitute confidential and proprietary
information of Centric Internet Services and Centric Internet
Services’s licensors and embody trade secrets and intellectual
property protected under United States copyright laws, other laws, and
international treaty provisions. All right, title, and interest in and
to the Licensed Program, including associated intellectual property
rights, are and shall remain with Centric Internet Services and Centric
Internet Services’s licensors. Member shall not translate, decompile,
reverse engineer, distribute, remarket, or otherwise dispose of the
Licensed Programs or any part thereof.
You may not download, use, or otherwise export or re-export the
Licensed Programs or any underlying information or technology except in
full compliance with all United States and other applicable laws and
regulations. By installing or downloading the Software, you represent
and warrant that you are not located in, under the control of or a
national or resident of any country on the U.S. Treasury Department’s
list of Specially Designated Nationals or the U.S. Commerce
Department’s Table of Deny Orders. Contractor/manufacturer is Centric
Internet Services, LLC., 1375 Peachtree Street, N.W., Level A, Atlanta,
WEB SITE USAGE.
Our site on the World Wide Web with its home pages in the domain
centric.net, and/or any other site operated by Centric Internet Services
is a complimentary information service offered by Centric Internet
Services at no charge to users.
We may provide links on the Web site to other Web sites which are not
under our control. In general, any Web site which has an address (or
URL) which does not contain “centric.net”, is such a Web site.
These links are provided for convenience only and are not intended as an
endorsement by Centric Internet Services of the organization or
individual operating the Web site or a warranty of any type regarding
the Web site or the information on the Web site.
You may provide a hypertext link to our Web site on another Web site,
provided that: (a) the link must be clearly marked "Centric
Internet Services", (b) the link must "point" to the URL
"http://www.centric.net" or "http://www.centric.net"
and not to any other pages within the Web site, (c) the appearance,
position and other aspects of the link may not be such as to damage or
dilute the goodwill associated with our name and trademark(s), (d) the
appearance, position and other aspects of the link may not create the
false appearance that an entity is associated with or sponsored by
Centric Internet Services , (e) the link, when activated by a user, must
display this Web site full-screen and not within a "frame" on
the linked Web site, and (f) Centric Internet Services may, in its sole
discretion, revoke consent to link to our website at any time. All other
hypertext links to the Web site must be approved in writing by Centric
Some portions of the Web site are made available for the free
exchange of ideas by participants and are not regularly monitored nor
moderated by Centric Internet Services. Centric Internet Services
assumes no responsibility and makes no warranty that it will undertake
to screen or remove such material. You agree to hold Centric Internet
Services harmless from all claims based upon the materials posted by
others. Also, in exchange for availing yourself of the opportunity to
upload or provide information to this site and any associated chat rooms
or discussion areas, you will indemnify Centric Internet Services from
any claims made by third parties regarding the material that you
provide. Personal information posted by you to the Web site is posted at
your own risk. Centric Internet Services will have no liability arising
from use of that information . You shall not use the Web site to
distribute or publish any advertising of goods or services,
solicitations for funds, or other commercial messages. You agree that
you will not post, upload or otherwise introduce a virus or other
harmful code onto the Web site.
Your posting of material on the Web site or providing material to
Centric Internet Services to use on the Web site will be deemed to be a
grant by you to Centric Internet Services of a license to the material
to include the material on the Web site and to reproduce, publish,
distribute, perform, display, and transmit the material and to prepare
derivative works as may be reasonably necessary to do so, and you waive
all rights of attribution and integrity with respect to the material .
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, if you are a Member, to terminate your account.
You may terminate your account at any time and for any reason by
providing notice of intent to terminate to Centric Internet Services by:
Sending written notification to Centric Internet Services LLC., 1410
South Reserve, Missoula, MT, 59801. Email termination of your
Member account may be sent to email@example.com. Written notice
is required. Termination notice must be received two days prior to
the beginning of the next billing period in order to avoid charges for
that period. Your termination will only be complete upon your
receipt of a cancellation confirmation number from Centric Internet
Services. Charges to your account will stop accruing the day Centric
Internet Services provides you with a cancellation confirmation number.
Based on your billing cycle, charges accrued prior to your termination
may apply after you receive a cancellation confirmation. If your account
included space on Centric Internet Services’s servers, anything stored
on this space will be deleted upon termination. Without prior notice,
Centric Internet Services may terminate this Agreement, your password,
your account, or your use of the Services, for any reason, including,
without limitation, if Centric Internet Services, in its sole
discretion, believes you have violated this Agreement, our Acceptable
Use Policy, or any of the applicable user policies, or if you fail to
pay any charges when due. Centric Internet Services may provide
termination notice to you by: email addressed to your email account or
by US Mail or courier service to the address you provided for the
Services. All notices to you shall 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.
Sections 3, 4, 6, and 11 of this Agreement shall survive termination
of this Agreement.
Centric Internet Services’s other user policies posted on Centric
Internet Services’s Web site constitute the entire agreement between
you and Centric Internet Services with respect to your use of the