ikTel Networks, Residential and Business Internet Services (ikTel networks referred to in this document as “IKTEL”, noting that IKTEL is an operating name of ALANIK TECHNOLOGIES) is committed to being the best possible network. To assist us in protecting the usefulness and enjoyment of the Internet for our members and for other users, we require that you comply with the terms of this document, which outlines our policies on acceptable use of our services.
When using your IKTEL Internet access service or any chat rooms, message boards, news groups, software libraries, personal web pages or any other message or communication services that may be available to you on or through IKTEL Internet systems (collectively, the “Communication Services”), you are prohibited from engaging in certain activities which include, but are not limited to, those described below. Such prohibited activities may, at the sole discretion of IKTEL, be grounds for termination of any Communication Services (including your IKTEL Internet access service), for the application of additional service charges, or for the involvement of law enforcement agencies.
The terms of this Policy may change at any time and without prior warning. You are responsible for informing yourself of the changes to this document by consulting this web page frequently.
While using the Communication Services, you are prohibited from posting, uploading, reproducing, distributing or otherwise transmitting information or materials where such activity constitutes a criminal offence or from otherwise engaging in or assisting others to engage in any criminal offence including, but not limited to, those offences listed below:
Unauthorized use of a computer
Mischief in relation to data
Civil Offences and Violations of the Rights of Others
While using the Communication Services, you are prohibited from posting, uploading, reproducing, distributing or otherwise transmitting information or materials where such activity gives rise to civil liability or from otherwise violating the rights or assisting others to violate the rights of IKTEL or any third party, including, but not limited to, the violations listed below:
While using the Communication Services, you are prohibited from engaging in or assisting others to engage in any activity that (1) violates established or accepted network etiquette, (2) violates applicable charters, FAQS, policies, rules or guidelines of IKTEL or other parties, (3) disrupts or threatens the integrity, operation or security of any Communication Service or any computer or Internet system, (4) elicits complaints from other Internet users, (5) is contrary to any law or regulation, or (6) in the sole judgment of IKTEL, is otherwise objectionable, (6) involves use of IKTEL’s trade-marks, trade names or logos, including without limitation any such trade-marks, logos or service marks displayed on any web site(s) operated by IKTEL, without IKTEL’s express prior written permission; (7) involves sharing, reselling, reproducing, copying, distributing, redistributing, or exploiting for any commercial purposes, any portion of, use of or access to, the IKTEL Internet Services, except where expressly authorized by IKTEL. Examples of such prohibited activity include, but are not limited to:
Posting, uploading, reproducing, distributing or otherwise transmitting unauthorized or unsolicited commercial e-mail, junk or bulk e-mail, chain letters, or other “spam”
Engaging in threats, harassment, intimidation, stalking or abuse of others
Scanning another computer system
Probing another computer system
Obstructing or bypassing computer identification procedures
Engaging in unauthorized computer or network trespass
Exporting equipment, software, or data outside of Canada or the U.S. in contravention of applicable export control legislation