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Access and Use
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Reprint Permission
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Prohibition Regarding Derivative Material
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The Site may provide you with the chance to publish an opinion on the Site.  You warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to such Content, that it is accurate, and that its use does not violate these terms and will not injure any person or entity. You further agree not to upload, post or otherwise make available Content that is protected by a third party’s copyright, trademark or other proprietary right without the express permission of the third party owner of the copyright, trademark or other proprietary right. Content may include, but is not limited to, writings, photos, videos, clips, ideas, feedback, and comments.

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