Downtown Kenosha Inc. WIFI User Agreement

This is a legal agreement ("Agreement") between you and Downtown Kenosha Inc., an independent non-profit organization located in Kenosha, Wisconsin, governing your access to and use of this WIFI Service (the "Service"). Users will be able to access the Service from their devices when they are within range of an access point. Users are expected to use the Service in a legal and responsible manner.

BY CLICKING YOUR ACCEPTANCE, OR BY ACCESSING OR USING THIS SERVICE, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOU HAVE READ ALL OF THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF THIS AGREEMENT, UNDERSTAND THEM, AND AGREE TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY THEM and release Downtown Kenosha Inc. from any liability that may arise from your use of the Service. You acknowledge that: (i) the Service may not be uninterrupted or error-free; (ii) viruses or other harmful applications may travel through the Service; (iii) Downtown Kenosha Inc. does not guarantee the security of the Service and that unauthorized third parties may access your computer or files or otherwise monitor your connection; (iv) Downtown Kenosha Inc. could not provide the Service without charge without the limited warranty, disclaimer and limitation of liability specified herein, and it would require a substantial charge if any of the provisions were unenforceable; (v) you will refrain from using the Service to view obscene, offensive, harmful, or illegal materials prohibited by law; and (vi) your use of the Service is subject to Downtown Kenosha Inc.’s Privacy Policy set forth below.

For purposes of your using the Service, Downtown Kenosha Inc. will assume and by using this Service you warrant and promise, that either (i) you have legal capacity to enter into this Agreement (i.e., that you are of sufficient age and mental capacity, or are otherwise entitled to be legally bound in contract), or (ii) that your parent(s) or legal guardian(s) have consented to your use of this Service and accept this Agreement on your behalf.
You are agreeing to this Agreement in consideration of your use and access to this Service and other good and valuable consideration (the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged), for the benefit of: (a) Downtown Kenosha Inc., and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates, including Downtown Kenosha Inc.’s third party providers, if any, [herein referred to as “DKI”] and (b) you, whether one or more than one person use the Service at one time.

You agree that the Downtown Kenosha Inc., and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates, have the right to enforce this Agreement and the right to enforce the protections afforded to them under this Agreement; this Agreement does not create, and you and DKI expressly disclaim, any other third-party beneficiary relationships.

1. CONSENT TO MONITORING. The Downtown Kenosha Inc., and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates, RESERVE THE RIGHT TO, AND YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND CONSENT, THAT DKI MAY (BUT ARE NOT REQUIRED TO) MONITOR YOUR COMMUNICATIONS AND ACTIVITIES VIA THIS SERVICE (INCLUDING THEIR CONTENT) DURING TRANSMISSION, AND IN CONNECTION WITH THE USE OF THIS SERVICE, DKI MAY DISCLOSE ANY SUCH INFORMATION FOR PURPOSES OF ENSURING YOUR COMPLIANCE WITH THIS AGREEMENT, APPLICABLE LAW, IN COOPERATION WITH LEGAL AUTHORITIES, AND AS OTHERWISE REQUIRED TO PROTECT Downtown Kenosha Inc. and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates RIGHTS, PROPERTY AND INTERESTS.

2. AUTHORIZED USE OF THIS SERVICE. You agree that you are authorized to use this Service solely while you are within range of an access point, subject to the terms and conditions of this Agreement. You agree that you are fully responsible for your activities while using this Service (including for any content, information and other materials you access or transmit via this Service), and that you shall bear all risks regarding use of this Service. You agree not to use this Service to engage in any Prohibited Conduct. Broadly stated, “Prohibited Conduct” is any conduct that is unlawful, infringing (such as downloading copyright protected material, video, audio or otherwise without the owner’s permission), tortious (conduct that is intentionally harmful to an individual or entity or conduct that negligently or knowingly puts an individual or entity at risk), or any other online conduct that a reasonable individual would or should know would violate another party's intellectual property rights, privacy rights or other rights; or conduct that otherwise interferes with the operation of, use of, or enjoyment of, any service, system or other property.

By way of illustration and not limitation, Prohibited Conduct includes using this Service to: (i) intercept, divert or otherwise interfere with any communication, (ii) violate the security or integrity of, or gain unauthorized access to, this Service or any other service, system or communication; (ii) impose an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on any systems or infrastructure; (iii) send "spam", chain letters, or other unsolicited communications to any party; (iv) create a "mail drop" for such communications, or engage or permit e-mail relay services (e.g., "open mail relay"); (v) "spoof" or otherwise impersonate any other party, falsely stating or otherwise misrepresenting your identity or affiliation in any way, or forge, delete or alter any part of TCP/IP packet header or sender identification information in any communication; (vi) commit fraud; (vii) harass, or threaten any party, advocate or otherwise encourage violence against any government, organization, group, individual or property, or provide instruction, information, or assistance in causing or carrying out such violence; (viii) disseminate viruses, Trojan horses, or other code or programming intended to damage, interfere with, intercept or expropriate any system, data or personal information; (ix) send or receive any material that could be considered harmful, obscene, pornographic, indecent, lewd, violent, abusive, profane, insulting, threatening, tortious, harassing, hateful or otherwise objectionable; (x) send or receive any material that harasses, victimizes, degrades, or intimidates an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender, age, or disability; (xi) send or receive material containing defamatory, false, or libelous material; (xii) send, receive, download or print any material, audio, video or otherwise, that infringes or violates any intellectual property rights, or other right, of any entity or person, including, without limitation, copyrights, patents, trademarks, laws governing trade secrets, rights to privacy, or publicity; (xiii) send or receive any material that you do not have a right to make available under law, contractual (for example, it was not paid for) or under fiduciary relationships; (xiv) engage in conduct that would expose Downtown Kenosha Inc., and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates or its service providers to civil or criminal liability; or (xv) assist others in engaging in Prohibited Conduct. This list of Prohibited Conduct is meant to serve as examples of prohibited conduct and is not intended to be and should not be construed to be exhaustive. DKI requires and expects that you will be a good Internet citizen and use good judgment when using this Service.

3. INDEMNIFICATION. You agree to indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Downtown Kenosha Inc., and all of its employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates and their respective affiliates, officers, directors, shareholders and employees, from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, costs and expenses, including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys' fees, arising out of or resulting from your breach of any provision of this Agreement or any warranty or promise you provide herein, or otherwise arising in any way out of your use of the Service, including, but not limited to, using the Service for Prohibited Conduct. The DKI reserves the right to take exclusive control and defense of any such claim otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will cooperate fully with the DKI and/or the employees, officers, officials, agents and assigns and affiliates in asserting any available defenses.

4. CONSEQUENCES OF UNAUTHORIZED USE. Without limiting any other available right or remedy, DKI reserves the right to, and you agree that, DKI shall have the right, to: (i) take such actions as it deems, in its sole discretion, to be appropriate to protect against violations of this Agreement or abuse of the Service and to otherwise protect its interests (e.g., removing, destroying or otherwise making unavailable offending material, temporary or permanent filtering, blocking access, and suspending or terminating service), and (ii) investigate immediately and involve and cooperate with appropriate authorities regarding any actual or suspected illegal or unauthorized activities involving this Service. You agree that you will be liable to DKI for any damages incurred or amounts that are required to be paid by DKI that arise out of, or are related to, your violation of this Agreement, including, without limitation, damages paid to third parties, cost of repairs or replacements, and reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of enforcement.

5. YOU ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR YOUR SECURITY AND PRIVACY. Although privacy and security are important to DKI, you understand and agree that you shall have no expectation of privacy or security in your use of this Service. There are privacy and security risks associated with wireless communications and the Internet in general and you acknowledge that DKI makes no assurances that your communications, or activities while using the Services, will be (or will remain) private or secure, and you further agree that DKI assumes no responsibility in that regard. You agree that you, and not DKI, are solely responsible for your own privacy and security in using this Service, and for implementing any protections you deem to be appropriate to protect and secure your privacy, and your activities, hardware, software and systems.

6. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTY. YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THIS SERVICE IS PROVIDED SOLELY AS A CONVENIENCE TO YOU, "AS IS", "WITH ALL FAULTS", AND "AS AVAILABLE". YOU FURTHER ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT DKI DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS OF ANY KIND, WHETHER EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR BY LAW, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ANY WARRANTIES OF: (i) MERCHANTABILITY, (ii) FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, (iii) NON-INFRINGEMENT, (iv) WORKMANLIKE EFFORT, (v) QUALITY, (vi) ACCURACY, (vii) TIMELINESS, (viii) COMPLETENESS, (ix) TITLE, (x) QUIET ENJOYMENT, (xi) NO ENCUMBRANCES, (xii) NO LIENS, (xiii) SYSTEM INTEGRATION OR (xiv) THAT ACCESS TO OR USE OF THIS SERVICE OR ANY PART THEREOF WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED, ERROR OR DEFECT FREE, FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL CODE, OR SECURE, OR THAT PROBLEMS WILL BE CORRECTED, EVEN IF DKI IS ON NOTICE OF SUCH PROBLEMS. YOU FURTHER AGREE AND UNDERSTAND THAT THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE FACE OF THIS AGREEMENT; NO ADVICE OR INFORMATION GIVEN BY DOWNTOWN KENOSHA INC., THE THIRD PARTY PROVIDER OR THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES OR AGENTS, SHALL CREATE ANY WARRANTY, GUARANTY, PROMISE, OR OTHERWISE. IF APPLICABLE LAW DOES NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE IMPLIED WARRANTIES, YOU AGREE THAT THE ABOVE EXCLUSIONS WILL APPLY TO YOU TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY APPLICABLE LAW.
The Internet contains a variety of materials and information that may be offensive to you. You agree that you assume full responsibility and risk of use of the Service and the Internet, and that you are solely responsible for evaluating the suitability, appropriateness or legality of any informational content or other materials you may encounter online. DKI may, but need not, provide screening of certain materials. Software products that enable screening of particular materials and information are commercially available and widely advertised in public media, including on the Internet.

7. LIMITATION OF DKI'S AND THE THIRD PARTY PROVIDER’S LIABILITY. (a) YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THIS SERVICE IS PROVIDED SOLELY FOR CONVENIENCE AND USE OF THE SERVICE DOES NOT IMPOSE LIABILITY OF ANY KIND (OR IN ANY AMOUNT) ON DKI, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LIABILITY FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOST PROFITS, LOSS OF BUSINESS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF DATA, OR OTHER SIMILAR DAMAGES) ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS AGREEMENT OR THIS SERVICE EVEN IF DKI IS ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES. (b) YOU FURTHER AGREE THAT IF FOR ANY REASON ANY OF THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY IS HELD TO FAIL OF ITS ESSENTIAL PURPOSE OR IS OTHERWISE DEEMED TO BE UNENFORCEABLE, THEN THE MAXIMUM AGGREGATE, CUMULATIVE LIABILITY OF DKI AND ITS THIRD PARTY PROVIDER, ARISING OUT OF, OR RELATED TO, THIS AGREEMENT AND THE USE OF THE SERVICE SHALL NOT EXCEED THE LESSER OF (I) YOUR DIRECT DAMAGES (IF ANY), OR (II) TWENTY-FIVE DOLLARS ($25.00). (c) YOU AGREE THAT THE LIMITATIONS IN THIS SECTION SHALL BE DEEMED TO APPLY TO ALL CAUSES OF ACTION AND ALL LEGAL THEORIES, WITHOUT REGARD TO WHETHER THE DAMAGES ARISE FROM: (i) BREACH OF CONTRACT, BREACH OF WARRANTY, GROSS NEGLIGENCE, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTIOUS CONDUCT, OR (ii) ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, HOWEVER STATED.

8. TERMINATION OF SERVICE; UPDATES TO THIS AGREEMENT. You agree that DKI may, at any time and for whatever reason change, terminate, limit or suspend the Service (in whole or in part) or your access to the Service. Upon any termination, your rights to use the Service will immediately cease. DKI also reserves the right to update or revise this Agreement at any time without prior notice, and you agree that DKI may do so, and agree that you will read, review and acknowledge this Agreement prior to each and every use of the Service. Notwithstanding the foregoing sentence, your continued use of the Service, following an update to this Agreement, signifies your acceptance of its revised terms.9. MISCELLANEOUS. You agree that: this Agreement and your use of the Service, shall be governed by the laws of the State of Wisconsin, without regard to conflicts of laws principles, and DKI shall have at all times the right to seek any injunctive or equitable relief available to it under applicable laws. You agree that the exclusive jurisdiction for all controversies or claims shall be the federal and state courts in the State of Wisconsin, and you agree that such courts will have personal jurisdiction over you in such matters through your use of the Service. You agree that this Agreement is solely between you and the DKI. You agree that any controversy or claim brought or asserted by you or on your behalf that arises out of or relates to this Agreement or the Service shall be solely against DKI, and not any other party. Further, you agree that any action you bring that arises from, or relates to, the Service must be initiated within one year from the relevant date of your access to the Service, and that no cause of action may be brought after that time. You agree to file a written notice of circumstances of any injury or other claim related to this Service with the Downtown Kenosha Inc. at 5500 Sixth Avenue, Suite 200, Kenosha WI 53140 within one hundred twenty (120) days of the occurrence of such injury or other claim, as required by Section 893.80, and to follow all other requirements of such statute. You agree that if any provision(s) of this Agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, then such provision(s) will be ineffective to the extent of such determination, and such invalidation of such part or portion of this Agreement shall not invalidate the remaining portions of this Agreement and/or the spirit of this Agreement and the remainder of this Agreement will continue to, and shall remain, in full force and legal effect. You agree that this Agreement constitutes the entire agreement between you and the DKI regarding its subject matter, and it supersedes any prior or contemporaneous agreements between you and the DKI regarding its subject matter.


Effective date 5/01/2015


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By clicking "Accept", you are entering into a binding agreement.