Baltimore Ravens Wi-Fi End User Agreement
The Baltimore Ravens Limited Partnership (“we,” “us,” “our” and “ours” or “Baltimore Ravens”) welcome you (also referred to herein as “guest”) to its free, public Wi-Fi Service (“Service”). This Wi-Fi End User Agreement (“Agreement”) sets forth important terms and conditions related to your use of our Service. You are relinquishing certain rights and remedies in this Agreement, and should read it carefully before agreeing to its terms. If you do not understand or agree to the terms and conditions of this Agreement, you may not use or access this Service. By using our Service, you are indicating that you have read and agree to be bound by this Agreement.
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, and that you are responsible for the activity and conduct of anyone that you permit to use this Service.
This Agreement is effective on the day you accept it and terminates when your session on the Service is terminated, although certain provisions may last longer. To use the Service, you will need to agree to this Agreement during each separate visit to our facility. We may cancel this offering and/or your access to our Service at any time and for any or no reason, without notice to you.
Additional Policies & Agreements
This Agreement is in addition to any restrictions or conditions contained in the Baltimore Ravens’ Acceptable Use Policy (“Policy”); that Policy and any other policies governing the use of Baltimore Ravens’ communications networks are incorporated into this Agreement as if referenced herein. The Policy may be viewed at the Baltimore Ravens’ website (BaltimoreRavens.com/acceptable-use). All customers who use this Service must comply with this Policy. Your failure, or others’ failure, to comply with this Policy could result in the suspension or termination of this Service. If you are unwilling to comply with this Policy, you must immediately stop all use of this Service.
Use of the Service shall also be in accordance with the terms of a guest’s ticket for admission into the M&T Bank Stadium.
Privacy, Security & Monitoring
By using the Service, a guest consents to allowing the Baltimore Ravens to monitor any communication occurring over the Service, including those deemed necessary to maintain the integrity of the network. 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 the Baltimore Ravens and any Third Party Providers make no assurances that your communications, or activities while using the Service, or your use of any information or data obtained by you by accessing this Service will be (or will remain) private or secure, and you further agree that the Baltimore Ravens and any Third Party Providers assume no responsibility in that regard. You agree that you, and not the Baltimore Ravens or any Third Party Providers, are solely responsible for your own privacy and security in using this Service. You are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of, and you are responsible for all activities that occur during your use of the Service.
You acknowledge that viruses or other harmful applications may travel through the Service and you assume full responsibility and risk for your use of this Service. You are solely responsible for evaluating the suitability, appropriateness and/or legality of any informational content or other materials you may encounter while using the Service.
Prohibited Uses/Restrictions on Service
- The Service will be provided for use of guests of the Baltimore Ravens only while in M&T Bank Stadium.
- A guest may not use the Service for any purpose that is unlawful or otherwise prohibited by these terms of service, including, without limitation, use in any manner that could damage property or interfere with, harm or disrupt the Service, a system or network.
- A guest may not use the Service to send unsolicited messages such as “spam” or “junk mail.”
- Any sale, redistribution or other unauthorized dissemination of the Service is prohibited.
- Access to the Service may be denied, blocked, suspended or terminated at any time for any reason, subject to applicable law.
- Given the limited bandwidth available during a Baltimore Ravens game in M&T Bank Stadium, the Service may be unavailable for certain content and applications to ensure the best performance for the most users.
- The Service may not be suitable for video downloads, application downloads, software updates, “in-bound” and “outbound” streaming media, downloads of long-form media or other activities that reflect similar capacity usage.
- The Service may not be used to transmit or otherwise distribute any streaming of any Baltimore Ravens game or game-related activities (in whole or in part) (the “Works”) to any commercial enterprise, and/or for any public performance or display of such game or game-related activities. You understand and agree that only the NFL and the Baltimore Ravens have exclusive, worldwide, sub-licensable, license to all copyrights and other property rights associated with the Works.
- The Service may not be used to post, transmit through or otherwise make available any material that violates or infringes in any way upon the rights of others, that is unlawful, defamatory, obscene, abusive, profane, vulgar, sexually explicit, racist, threatening, hateful, inappropriate or otherwise objectionable, in the Baltimore Ravens and the NFL's discretion, or that encourages conduct that would constitute a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability or otherwise violate any law.
Termination & Unauthorized Use
The Baltimore Ravens shall have the right to take such actions as it deems, in its sole discretion, to be appropriate to protect against violations of this Agreement, abuse of this Service, and/or to otherwise protect its interests. The Baltimore Ravens shall have the right to investigate immediately, involve, and cooperate with appropriate authorities regarding any illegal or prohibited conduct involving this Service. You shall be liable to the Baltimore Ravens for any damages incurred or amounts that are required to be paid by the Baltimore Ravens that arise out of or are related to your violation of this Agreement, including, but not limited to, damages paid to third parties, costs of repairs or replacements of Baltimore Ravens’ equipment or property, and reasonable attorneys' fees and costs of enforcement.
The rights granted to you in this Agreement do not constitute a license or grant of rights to you in any way to use the content on any of the Baltimore Ravens and/or our parents, affiliates, subsidiaries or related entities’ websites, including but not limited to www.baltimoreravens.com, and you may not copy, distribute or otherwise make use of such content in any way whatsoever. All information, documents, products, and software (the “Materials”) provided as part of or in connection with the Service were provided by or to us by our respective manufacturers, authors, developers, licensees and vendors and all right, title and interest therein (including, without limitation, copyright) are the property of the Baltimore Ravens and/or the applicable Third Party Providers.
While we provide this Service to you free of charge at this time, we may decide to charge for your use of the Service in the future. We will not charge you without your express consent. If you provide us with any information or content at our request or otherwise, other than your contact information, you acknowledge that such submission is not confidential and conveys the ownership of the intellectual property in such content to the Baltimore Ravens, and you will take actions or sign documents we may reasonably ask you to take or sign at our request with respect to that content.
Limitation of Baltimore Ravens' Liability
THIS SERVICE IS PROVIDED SOLELY FOR YOUR CONVENIENCE AND DOES NOT IMPOSE LIABILITY OF ANY KIND OR IN ANY AMOUNT ON THE BALTIMORE RAVENS, ITS INTERNET SERVICE PROVIDERS, OR ITS AGENTS, 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 THE BALTIMORE RAVENS ARE ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF ANY SUCH DAMAGES. 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, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHER TORTS, OR (ii) ANY OTHER CAUSE OF ACTION, HOWEVER STATED.
Severability/Limitations on Actions
This Agreement contains the full expression of the agreement between you and us regarding its subject matter. Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of this Agreement shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision. If any provision of this Agreement is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions, which shall remain in full force and effect. Regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to the access or use of the Wi-Fi Service or this Agreement must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose.
Any dispute over this Agreement will be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction in Baltimore County, Maryland, and this Agreement shall be governed by Maryland law without regard to its internal rules on the conflicts of laws. Jurisdiction for any claims arising under this Agreement shall lie exclusively with the state or federal courts in Baltimore, Maryland. You and the Baltimore Ravens (for themselves and their successors and assigns) hereby waive any right to trial by jury and expressly consent to personal and subject matter jurisdiction to try any such action before the state or federal courts of Maryland. In the event of litigation under the Agreement, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover from the other party its reasonable attorneys’ fees and costs incurred in that litigation.
To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no claim under this Agreement may be joined to any other claim, including any legal proceeding involving any other current or former user of the Wi-Fi Service, and no class action proceedings will be permitted.
You shall indemnify, defend and hold the Baltimore Ravens, any Third Party Providers and their respective affiliates harmless from and against any and all claims, liabilities, losses, charges, demands, actions, cause of action, penalties, damages, costs, judgments, and/or expenses (including but not limited to attorneys’ fees and other legal fees) arising out of or resulting from your use of the Service.
UNLESS OTHERWISE EXPLICITLY STATED IN THIS AGREEMENT, THE SERVICE IS PROVIDED “AS IS.” ALL EXPRESS OR IMPLIED CONDITIONS, REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES, INCLUDING ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NONINFRINGEMENT, ARE DISCLAIMED TO THE FULLEST EXTENT ALLOWABLE BY LAW. WE MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES, OR GUARANTIES AS TO THE QUALITY, SUITABILITY, ACCURACY OR COMPLETENESS OF THE SERVICE, OR ANY OF THE MATERIALS PROVIDED WITH THE SERVICE. WE PROVIDE NO WARRANTIES RELATED TO THE SERVICE. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE UNDER APPLICABLE LAW, THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL, INDIRECT, PUNITIVE OR SIMILAR DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR RESULTING FROM YOUR ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, OR INABILITY TO ACCESS OR USE THE SERVICE AND/OR THE MATERIALS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DAMAGES FOR HARM TO BUSINESS, LOST PROFITS, LOST SAVINGS, OR LOST REVENUES, HOWEVER SUCH DAMAGES ARE CAUSED AND WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING NEGLIGENCE) OR ANY OTHER THEORY OF LIABILITY. THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS SHALL APPLY REGARDLESS OF WHETHER ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH INJURY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR EXPENSES. IN JURISDICTIONS WHERE THE DISCLAIMER OF DAMAGES IS NOT PERMITTED, THE RELEASED PARTIES’ SOLE LIABILITY TO YOU UNDER THESE TERMS SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE TOTAL AMOUNT OF MONEY PAID (IF ANY) TO US BY YOU FOR USE OF THE SERVICE.
Our decisions with respect to interpretation of this Agreement and appropriate remedial actions are final and determined by us in our sole discretion. Without limiting anything set out elsewhere in this Agreement, we may refer potential violations of law(s) to the proper authorities, may cooperate in the investigation of any suspected criminal or civil wrongdoing, and will cooperate with authorities when required to do so by law, subpoena, or when the public safety is at stake. We assume no obligation to inform you that your information has been disclosed, and, in some cases, may be prohibited by law from providing such notice.
Modification of Service and These Terms
We may change the terms of this Agreement from time to time without prior notice. If we do, the new terms and conditions will be reflected in a revised version of this Agreement. Your continued use of the Service following any revisions to this Agreement will confirm that you have agreed to the revised or amended terms. If you do not agree to the revised or amended terms, you must stop using the Service. We reserve the right to modify, update, limit or discontinue our Service, or any features or portions thereof, at any time and without prior notice. You agree that we can suspend or terminate your right to access our Service at any time for any reason without notice, obligation or liability to you.