Users agree not to use the service for illegal purposes


Service: Discogs
Status: approved
Changes: 4
Source: link
Author: Michael


(2) not to use the Service for illegal purposes.
Discogs' ToS state under "USER CONDUCT": "You agree: [...] (2) not to use the Service for illegal purposes; (3) not to interfere or disrupt networks connected to the Service; and (4) to comply with all regulations, policies and procedures of networks connected to the Service. The Service makes use of the Internet to send and receive certain messages; therefore, Your conduct is subject to Internet regulations, policies and procedures. You will not use the Service for chain letters, junk mail, spamming or any use of distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a process. You agree not to transmit through the Service any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, or harmful material of any kind or nature. You further agrees not to transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation. Attempts to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems are prohibited. You shall not interfere with another person’s use and enjoyment of the Service or another entity's use and enjoyment of similar services."


Comments:
On 2018-08-22 10:15:33 UTC, michielbdejong wrote:

that's not the same, using the service in an illegal way is broader than using it to post illegal content (although the posting of illegal content is itself probably always an illegal activity). Can you create a new case for this?

On 2018-08-24 00:31:15 UTC, Michael wrote:

Changed the case to be less specific, as per the ToS.

On 2018-08-29 09:05:55 UTC, michielbdejong wrote:

approved: Great, thanks!



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Version 4: 2018-07-22 09:22:54 UTC by Michael

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Updated Analysis: Discogs' ToS state under "USER CONDUCT": "You agree: [...] (2) not to use the Service for illegal purposes; (3) not to interfere or disrupt networks connected to the Service; and (4) to comply with all regulations, policies and procedures of networks connected to the Service. The Service makes use of the Internet to send and receive certain messages; therefore, Your conduct is subject to Internet regulations, policies and procedures. You will not use the Service for chain letters, junk mail, spamming or any use of distribution lists to any person who has not given specific permission to be included in such a process. You agree not to transmit through the Service any unlawful, harassing, libelous, abusive, threatening, or harmful material of any kind or nature. You further agrees not to transmit any material that encourages conduct that could constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any applicable local, state, national or international law or regulation. Attempts to gain unauthorized access to other computer systems are prohibited. You shall not interfere with another person’s use and enjoyment of the Service or another entity's use and enjoyment of similar services."

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