Code of Conduct


On LawyerHill you are expected and required to abide by the rules of this Code of Conduct. Failure to comply with these rules may result in consequences such as account restrictions or suspension, removal or limited distribution of your content. If you find content on LawyerHill that violates these rules, please flag it and/or send us an email to team@lawyerhill.com.


Definitions

In these rules

False Reviews

We don't allow user review of a lawyer or law firm

Reviews are subject to moderation and may be blocked or removed at any time if we reasonably believe that they violate these rules. It may take up to 24 hours to display a review.


Violence Threats and Incitement

We don't allow content or actions that threaten, encourage, or incite violence against anyone, directly or indirectly.


Hate Speech

We don’t allow content that promotes violence or hatred against people based on characteristics like race, ethnicity, national origin, religion, disability, disease, age, sexual orientation, gender, or gender identity.

We don't allow posts or accounts that glorify, celebrate, downplay, or trivialize violence, suffering, abuse, or deaths of individuals or groups.

We don't allow calls for intolerance, exclusion, or segregation based on protected characteristics, nor do we allow the glorification of groups which do any of the above.

We don't allow hateful text, images, symbols, or such other content.


Harassment

We don’t tolerate harassment, which includes but not limited to

Privacy

We don't allow the following

Spam

We don't allow spam on LawyerHill and use our best efforts to block and remove it.

We consider the following, without limitation, as spam:

Non-genuine Interactions

We don’t allow artificial behaviors that degrade or distort other users’ experiences. This includes but is not limited to

Copyright and Trademark

We don’t allow you to publish someone else’s copyrighted work or trademark if you are not authorized (either expressly or by legal exceptions and limitations like fair use) to do so.


Graphic Content

We don't allow pornographic images or videos, erotic writing and non-graphic erotic images.


Exploitation of Minors

We don't allow content with anything promoting the sexual or violent exploitation of children.


Promotion of Self-harm

We don't allow activities that encourage, promote or glorify acts of self-harm, such as cutting, eating disorders like anorexia or bulimia, and suicide. If you encounter users contemplating or threatening self-harm, please report it to team@lawyerhill.com.