These terms and conditions (the «AOL Access Contract») apply to customers who subscribe to an AOL-branded internet access product or language product, including, but not limited to, AOL Access, high-speed AOL service, AOL broadband service with line rental and call and AOL conversation service (individually or collectively) AOL Access). This AOL access agreement complements all additional conditions applicable to your specific AOL Access service rates (including, but not limited to, the AOL broadband contract, the AOL-high-speed line lease and the AOL maintenance call contract, if applicable). The AOL broadband agreement, the AOL broadband lease and call agreement and the AOL call agreement are jointly referred to as «price planning agreements.» The AOL access agreement and applicable pricing agreements are jointly referred to as «service agreements.» Service agreements contain your full agreement with us. In May 1999, two former volunteers filed a class action lawsuit accusing aOL of violating the Fair Labor Standards Act by treating volunteers as employees. Volunteers were required to apply for the position, commit to work at least three to four hours per week, complete schedules and sign a confidentiality agreement. [142] On 22 July, AOL terminated its youth body, made up of 350 minor community leaders. [138] It was at this time that the U.S. Department of Labor began an investigation into the program, but no conclusions were reached about AOL`s practices. [142] Changes in taxes and billing methods. We can change our fees and billing methods at any time.

We will notify you of any price increase at least thirty (30) days in advance. Subject to applicable law (i) if you do not agree to a proposed amendment, your only recourse is to terminate your paid service before the price change takes effect and (ii) your continued use or subscription to the service after the price change comes into effect is your consent to pay the new price of the Service. Under Armstrong`s leadership, AOL began to take action in a new direction that was marked by a series of acquisitions. On June 11, 2009, AOL had already announced the acquisition of Patch Media, a network of community information and information sites focused on cities and municipalities. [66] On September 28, 2010, at the San Francisco TechCrunch Disrupt conference, AOL signed an agreement to acquire TechCrunch to promote its overall strategy for providing first-class online content. [67] On December 12, 2010, AOL acquired about.me, a personal profile and identity platform, four days after its public launch. [69] Internet service provider AOL UK announced on Monday a partnership with mobile operator WIN, in which THE PSI will offer its wireless products.