Five-Star Basketball Code of Conduct

Last updated: March 29, 2011

As a condition of your use of the Five-Star Basketball website (the “Website”), you agree not to access or use the Website for any purpose that is unlawful or prohibited by this Code of Conduct, the Terms of Service, and any other condition or notice otherwise applicable to the Website. Failure to comply with the Terms of Service, Code of Conduct or any other rule posted by Five-Star Basketball may result in the suspension, termination and/or deletion of your Five-Star Basketball account.

You must comply with the following requirements when using the Website:

  • You will respect the rights of others to utilize the Website as intended by Five-Star Basketball.

  • You will not access or use the Website to defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights of others.

  • You will not access or use the Website to publish, post, upload, transmit, distribute, disseminate or spotlight content that is harmful, abusive, threatening, vulgar, sexually explicit, defamatory, obscene, infringing, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive or, in Five-Star Basketball’s judgment, otherwise offensive or objectionable.

  • You will not access or use the Website to access, upload, transmit, distribute or otherwise make available any content, including sounds, music, images, videos or photographs, in any manner that infringes any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, or other right of any party (including rights of privacy or publicity).

  • You will not falsify, delete or disable any copyright or other rights management mechanism, information, legal or other notices, such as author attributions, proprietary designations or labels of the origin or source of any content made available through the Five-Star Basketball website.

  • You will not upload, post or use files, website links, URLs or other software, programs, information or materials that contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, destructive features, corrupted files or data, or any other similar software, programs, information or materials that could damage, disrupt or harm (or is designed to damage, disrupt or harm) the operation of the Website or any other entity’s computer, network, equipment, software or website or that could allow (or is designed to allow) any person to inappropriately access any computer, network, equipment, software or website.

  • You will not access or use the Website to conduct surveys, to promote pyramid schemes, or to send chain letters, junk email, spam or any duplicative or unsolicited messages (commercial or otherwise).

  • You will not post any website links or URLs for commercial products or Website or otherwise market, promote, advertise, solicit or offer to buy or sell any products or Website within the Website or any part of the Website for any purpose except as expressly authorized by Five-Star Basketball.

  • You will not exhibit or partake in any behavior that degrades Website performance or is disruptive to normal functionality of the Website, or otherwise restricts or inhibits any other user from using and enjoying the Website (for example, deliberately using bugs or loopholes, or disrupting the flow of chat).

  • You will not harvest (in an automated manner or otherwise) from the Website or otherwise collect personal information through the Website about others, including e-mail addresses.

  • You will not create a false identity or impersonate any other person or entity past or present (such as a Five-Star Basketball representative or a celebrity) for the purpose of misleading others.

  • You will not attempt to obtain any account information, password, or other private information from any other user of the Website.

  • You will not hide or falsify personal information provided to Five-Star Basketball in connection with your account.

  • You will not take any action or otherwise use the Website in any manner which imposes an unreasonable or disproportionately large load on Five-Star Basketball servers or other infrastructure or that could damage, disable, overburden or impair any Five-Star Basketball server, or any network or equipment connected to any Five-Star Basketball server, or interfere with any other party’s use and enjoyment of the Website.