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Permission to download one copy of the materials delivered from this Web site on any single computer for personal, home use only is hereby granted under the following conditions: The above copyright notice and this permission notice must appear in all copies; Any use of the materials available from this Web site must be for informational or educational purposes only and in no instance for commercial purposes; No materials available from this Web site can be modified in any way, and no graphics available from this Web site can be downloaded or used separate from the accompanying text;
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As a general practice, The Organization does not object to links made to Web sites owned or operated by the The Organization from other sites. There are certain terms and conditions that should be followed. A link to the The Organization Web site is permissible using the plain text name of The Organization, or any sized reproduction of the posted logo.
Due to frequent content updates, The Organization recommends that the link be only to the home page of this website. Without The Organization's express written permission for a particular use, no content from this Web site should be incorporated into the party's site, e.g., by in-lining or framing. In addition, none of the The Organization logos, designs, images, photographs, slogans, product trademark or service marks, or any other words or codes identifying the web site should be used in any META tag or other information used by search engines or other information location tools to identify and select sites. Any questions, requests, or comments should be addressed to the contact information above.
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The Organization does not warrant that the functional aspects of this Web site will be error free or uninterrupted, that defects will be corrected, or that this Web site or the server that makes it available are free of viruses or other harmful components.
Some jurisdictions may not permit the exclusion of certain warranties or certain limitations of liability; therefore, some of the above exclusions and limitations may not apply. In those jurisdictions, the liability of The Organization shall be limited to the maximum extent allowed by law.
The Organization may update or make changes to the materials provided by this Web site at any time without notice; however, The Organization makes no commitment to update the information contained herein.
Limitation of Liability
In no event, including but not limited to negligence, shall The Organization be liable under any theory of tort, contract, strict liability, or other legal or equitable theory for any special, indirect, incidental, consequential, exemplary, or punitive damages, or for damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of information contained in any materials provided by this web site or in any other materials which are referenced by or linked to this web site, even if The Organization or an authorized representative of The Organization has advised the user of the possibility of damages. In no event shall The Organization cumulative liability to any party for any damages, losses, or causes of action, whether in contract, tort, or otherwise, arising out of or related to this web site or to these terms, exceed the amount paid, if any, for accessing this web site.
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The Organization reserves the right to modify, reject, or eliminate any information residing on or transmitted to this Web site that, in its sole discretion, it believes is unacceptable or in violation of these terms and conditions. Any party who posts information to this Web site remains solely responsible for the content of their postings.
The use, distribution, or publication of any materials posted by third parties does not constitute or imply an endorsement of those materials or of any opinions or comments in those materials. The Organization disclaims all responsibility for any bigoted, hateful, racially offensive, libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, abusive, illegal, or copyright or trademark infringing material, or material that is invasive of privacy rights or a violation of the rights of any party, posted to this Web site by any third party.