10.1. In addition to the provisions regarding the termination of the Agreement expressed in Section 8 of the present General Terms and Conditions, RingRing preserves the right to immediately terminate the Agreement, by giving written notice yet without having to provide for reasons or indemnify the Client in any way, if the Client makes use of RingRing’s website or its Services in such way that it can reasonably be considered to be an “Unacceptable Use” of the Services in light of RingRing’s reputation, the Code of Conduct or general good practices. RingRing may determine the foregoing in its sole discretion and without having to provide for a reason.
10.2. RingRing preserves the right to immediately, and without giving any reasons or having to indemnify the Client in any way, terminate the Agreement if the Client makes an ‘Unacceptable Use’ of the Services delivered by RingRing in any of the following manners (this list is non-exhaustive):
(i) any use or attempted use impacting the availability, reliability or stability of RingRing’s website and or Services, for example, attacking RingRing’s (online) infrastructure by means of a denial-of-service attack, trying to bypass or circumvent any of RingRing’s security mechanisms, testing the vulnerability of RingRing’s infrastructure by reverse-engineering the Services etc. including any attempt of the before mentioned actions;
(ii) any use or attempted use creating any form of risk, damage or danger regarding the security or the well functioning of RingRing’s Services, including for third parties;
(iii) any use or attempted use that may subject RingRing or any third party to liabilities, damages or danger;
(iv) any use or attempted use that is or might be considered a violation of the Code of Conduct;
(v) any use or attempted use in any other way than expressly provided by the Agreement, including for reasons of (attempted) fraud;
(vi) any use or attempted use implying any transmittal of material infringement of intellectual property rights of RingRing or third parties;
(vii) any use or attempted use and viruses containing viruses, worms, bombs, Trojans or any other malicious, harmful or deleterious programs;
(viii) any use or attempted use aimed at unsolicited advertising, spamming, marketing, SMS junking etc. in any way unwanted by recipient. Nor any use or attempted use aimed at collecting personal data and information (for example telephone numbers, email-addresses etc.) from others without the necessary prior permission;
(ix) any use or attempted use aimed at the promotion and engagement in illegal activities including but not limited to: creating a false identity, forging email addresses, misleading others with regard to an identity, etc.;
(x) any use or attempted use, whereby through the making available by the Client, of content that is or can be considered to be negative, libellous or defamatory or otherwise malicious or harmful to RingRing or any person or entity, or discriminatory based on age, sex, gender, religion, nationality, sexual orientation etc.;
(xi) any use or attempted use that violates or might violate any European or Belgian legal provision, including civil – criminal and public law provisions.
10.3. Upon getting aware of any form of Unacceptable Use in the light of this Section, RingRing will preserve the right to immediately suspend or terminate the Agreement, by written notice, without having to provide for any reason.
10.4. RingRing’s right to suspend or terminate the Agreement, as described in Section 10.3 of the present General Terms and Conditions above, does not affect its right to claim compensation for damages that might have occurred, including but not limited to damage to its reputation or quality of Services. Such a suspension or termination of the Agreement by RingRing shall furthermore not prejudice RingRing’s right to undertake any kind of legal action against the Client, until 5 years after the suspension and/or termination of the Agreement following an Unacceptable Use by the Client as described here above.