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Acceptance of Contract Terms.

The following are terms of a legal agreement between you and the Social Law Library. By accessing, browsing and/or using this site (Site), you acknowledge that you have read, understood, and agree to be bound by these terms and to comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including United States export and re-export control laws and regulations. If you do not agree to these terms, do not use this Site. The material provided on this Site is protected by law, including, but not limited to, United States Copyright Law and international treaties. This Site is controlled and operated by the Social Law Library from its offices at Boston, Massachusetts. The Social Law Library makes no representation that materials in the Site are appropriate or available for use in other locations, and access to them from territories where their contents are illegal is prohibited. Those who choose to access this Site from other locations do so on their own initiative and are responsible for compliance with applicable local laws. Any claim relating to, and the use of, this Site and the materials contained herein shall be governed by the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Copyright Use Restrictions.

The copyright in all information, artwork, text, audio, or pictures (collectively material) provided on this site ('Site') is held by the Social Law Library or by the original creator of the material and is protected by copyright laws. Except as stated herein, none of the material may be copied, reproduced, distributed, republished, downloaded, displayed, posted or transmitted in any form or by any means, including, but not limited to, electronic, mechanical, photocopying, recording, or otherwise, without the prior written permission of the Social Law Library or the copyright owner. Permission is granted to display, copy, distribute and download the materials on this Site for educational use only, provided you do not modify the materials and that you retain all copyright and other proprietary notices contained in the materials. You also may not, without the Social Law Library's permission, mirror any material contained on this Site on any other server. This permission terminates automatically if you breach any of these terms or conditions. Upon termination, you must immediately destroy any downloaded and printed materials. Any unauthorized use of any material contained on this Site may violate copyright laws, trademark laws, the laws of privacy and publicity, and communications regulations and statutes.

Notice And Procedure For Making Claims Of Copyright Infringement.

Pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act, Pub. Law 105-304, Title 17, United States Code, Section 512(c)(2) (1998), notifications of claimed copyright infringement should be sent to the Social Law Library's Designated Agent as provided in Reporting Copyright Infringements.

United States Government Restricted Rights.

The materials on this Site are provided with “RESTRICTED RIGHTS.” Use, duplication, or disclosure by the Government is subject to restrictions as set forth in applicable laws and regulations. Use of the materials by the Government constitutes acknowledgment of the Social Law Library's proprietary rights in them.

Trademarks.

The trademarks, service marks, and logos (the 'Trademarks') used and displayed on this Site are registered and unregistered Trademarks of the Social Law Library and others. Nothing on this Site should be construed as granting, by implication, estoppel, or otherwise, any license or right to use any Trademark displayed on the Site, without the written permission of the Trademark owner. The Social Law Library aggressively enforces its intellectual property rights to the fullest extent of the law. The name of the Social Law Library or the Social Law Library logo may not be used in any way, including in advertising or publicity pertaining to distribution of materials on this Site, without prior, written permission. The Social Law Library prohibits use of the Social Law Library logo as a hot link to the Social Law Library Site unless establishment of such a link is approved in advance by the Social Law Library in writing.

Our Transmissions.

Any material, information or idea you transmit to or post on this Site by any means will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary, and may be disseminated or used by the Social Law Library for any purpose whatsoever, including, but not limited to, developing, manufacturing and marketing products. You are prohibited from posting or transmitting to or from this Site any unlawful, threatening, libelous, defamatory, obscene, scandalous, inflammatory, pornographic, or profane material, or any other material that could give rise to any civil or criminal liability under the law.

Links to Third Party Web Sites.

Links to third party web sites on this Site are provided solely as a convenience to you and the inclusion of such links is not a referral and does not imply an endorsement of them or their content. If you use these links, you will leave this Site. The Social Law Library has not reviewed all of these third party sites and does not control and is not responsible for any of these sites or the accuracy or reliability of any information, data, opinions, advice or statements made on these sites. Thus, the Social Law Library does not endorse or make any representations about them, or any information, software or other products or materials found there, or any results that may be obtained from using them. If you decide to access any of the third party sites linked to this Site, you do this entirely at your own risk.

Access to Password Protected/Secure Areas.

Access to and use of password protected and/or secure areas of this Site are restricted to authorized users only. Unauthorized individuals attempting to access these areas of this Site may be subject to prosecution.

Site Terms of Use Revisions; Violations.

The Social Law Library may at any time revise these Site Terms of Use by updating this posting. By using this Site, you agree to be bound by any such revisions and therefore should periodically visit this page to determine the then-current Site Terms of Use to which you are bound. Certain provisions of these Site Terms of Use may be superseded by expressly designated legal notices or terms located on particular pages at this Site.

In the case of any violation of these rules and regulations, the Social Law Library reserves the right to seek all remedies available by law and in equity for such violations. These rules and regulations apply to all visits to the Social Law Library Site, both now and in the future.

Disclaimer Warranty.

THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT POSSIBLE PURSUANT TO THE APPLICABLE LAW, THE SOCIAL LAW LIBRARY AND ITS SUPPLIERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OR OTHER VIOLATION OF RIGHTS OR ARISING FROM A COURSE OF DEALING, USAGE, OR TRADE PRACTICE. THE SOCIAL LAW LIBRARY DOES NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE, VALIDITY, ACCURACY, OR RELIABILITY OF, OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF, OR OTHERWISE RESPECTING, THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE OR ANY SITES LINKED TO THIS SITE.

Limitation of Liability.

UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL THE SOCIAL LAW LIBRARY BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, LOSS OF OR DAMAGE TO DATA, LOST PROFITS OR REVENUES, OR COSTS OF REPLACEMENT GOODS, ARISING OUT OF THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS ON THIS SITE, OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENT, EVEN IF THE SOCIAL LAW LIBRARY OR ITS SUPPLIERS HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. IF YOUR USE OF MATERIALS FROM THIS SITE RESULTS IN THE NEED FOR SERVICING, REPAIR OR CORRECTION OF EQUIPMENT OR DATA, YOU ASSUME ANY COSTS THEREOF. SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.

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