By clicking on the "I Accept the Terms and Conditions of Use" button when you register
for our MBTA Corporate Pass Program, you represent that: (i) you are an authorized
representative of your employer, (ii) that you understand and accept the terms and
conditions of this Agreement; and (iii) that you understand and accept the MBTA's
Terms and Conditions (available at Dec, 2006). This Agreement applies to your use
of the Corporate Pass Program to acquire transit fare from the Massachusetts Bay
Transportation Authority (“MBTA”). This Agreement affects your rights and you should
read it carefully. You will not be able to use the Service unless you consent to
1. AGREEMENT BETWEEN CORPORATE USER AND MBTA
The MBTA Corporate Pass Program Web Site is comprised of various Web pages operated
by the Massachusetts Bay Transit Authority (“MBTA”), as a component of the general
MBTA website located at www.mbta.com. The services available on our Corporate Pass
Program Site (the "Service") are offered to commercial and government entities under
the terms and conditions contained herein, without modification. As an authorized
representative of a commercial or government agency, your use of our Corporate Pass
Program Site constitutes your and your employer’s agreement to all such terms and
2. AUTHORITY TO ACT ON BEHALF OF EMPLOYER
You represent and warrant that you have authority to act on behalf of your employer
in registering for our Corporate Pass Program, and in acting on behalf of your employer
with respect to these Services. In this Agreement, the term "you" and "your" means
(i) any person managing the Program on behalf of his or her employer, and (ii) the
3. THIRD PARTY ADMINISTRATORS
You may elect to have a Third Party Administrator represent you, and the MBTA will
treat any Third Party Administrator as you for the purposes of this Agreement. Please
be sure your Third Party Administrator uses due care in representing you, as any
mistakes or errors made by your Third Party Administrator will be treated as mistakes
or errors made by you.
When you register for the Corporate Pass Program, we will provide you with a confidential
password. Please keep in mind that we will treat anyone who uses your password as
"you," the authorized representative of your employer. We will provide this user
with all of the rights and privileges that we provide to you, and we will hold you
responsible for the activities of a person using your password. Therefore, we recommend
that you maintain your password in confidence, and that you refrain from disclosing
this information to anyone who might "pretend" to be you with respect to our Corporate
Pass Program, as this will impact your employer, whom you are representing. We also
ask that you notify us immediately if you suspect that someone is using your password
in this manner.
5. FORM OF PAYMENT
Participants are required to pay for fare media in advance through an automatic check
handling feature (“ACH”) or wire transfer that transfers money from the
participant's bank account directly to the MBTA.
6. OTHER PURCHASER RESPONSIBILITIES
- 6.1 No Multiple Accounts. You agree that you will not sign up for more than one account
on the Service and that the account created is identified by the corporate employer
as a properly qualified participant.
- 6.2 No Impersonation. You agree not to impersonate any person or use a name that
you are not authorized to use.
- 6.3 User Acknowledgment. You acknowledge that (i) the Service is not a banking service
(ii) the Service accounts are not insured by any government agency, that (iii) the
Service is not subject to government regulations and (iv) all income earned on the
Service accounts belongs to MBTA and you have no interest in any such income.
7. VALIDITY OF ELECTRONIC COMMUNICATION
All Communications that the MBTA sends to you in electronic format will be considered
to be in "writing," and that they have been received by you no later than two (2)
business days after posting or dissemination, whether or not you have actually received
or retrieved the Communication. We ask that you check your email regularly if you
are expecting an electronic communication from the MBTA.
MBTA reserves the right to change the terms, conditions, and notices under which
the Corporate Pass Program Site is offered, including but not limited to the charges
associated with the use of the Corporate Pass Program Site. Any changes made to
the corporateprogram.mbta.com become effective upon your subsequent consent to the
Terms and Conditions of Use.
9. TERMINATION/ACCESS RESTRICTION
MBTA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the
Corporate Pass Program Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any
time, without notice.