This Code of Conduct is provided to help you understand our expectations about your behavior when interacting with our products and services (the "Service" or the "Services"). To help keep our Services fun, friendly, and safe for all users, you will not engage in any harmful, illegal, unauthorized, or otherwise offensive conduct, such as:
a) Misrepresenting, impersonating, abusing, stalking, threatening, or harassing any person or company, such as other users, PetPals, or PetPals employees, representatives, moderators, or contractors; engaging in or promoting any discriminatory, defamatory, hateful, obscene, physically dangerous, or otherwise illegal, fraudulent or objectionable conduct in connection with the Service;
b) Making, disseminating, sharing, or playing unauthorized copies of a Service or any part of it; making new versions of a Service or any part of it;
c) Attempting to derive source code of, gain unauthorized or automated access to any of PetPals's software used to provide the Service or any feature of a Service; hosting, intercepting, using cheats, automated software (bots), hacks, mods or any other software designed to modify the Service, in whole or in part; using the Service on an unauthorized device or a device that has been modified, including via the installation of jailbreaking software or by gaining root access; uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting, or otherwise making available viruses, corrupted data or other harmful, disruptive or destructive files;
d) Gaining unauthorized or automated access to any of PetPals's computers, hardware, equipment, servers or networks used to support the Service by any means whatsoever; emulating, reverse engineering, or redirecting the communication protocols used by PetPals to support the Service, regardless of the method used to do so;
e) Engaging in any commercial activity using the Service or any other activity that disrupts, diminishes the quality of, interferes with the performance of, or impairs the functionality of a Service, or any services of our third party partners;
f) Selling, trading, assigning or otherwise transferring the Service and/or your user account to another person or entity;
g) Uploading, posting, emailing, transmitting, or otherwise making available:
(i) any content or data that you do not have a legal right to make available;
(ii) any content or data that infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, or other intellectual property or proprietary right of any party;
(iii) any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising or promotional materials;
(iv) any content or data that contains personal information belonging to another person; or
(v) any content or data that is obscene, is unlawful, violates any agreement you entered into with PetPals, or is prohibited from publication in your jurisdiction.
h) Creating many accounts to take advantage of the privileges given once to individual accounts or/and abusing bugs
If we deem it appropriate, we will take action, up to and including suspending or disabling a user's access to all or a portion of the Services.