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USE OF MATERIALS
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REGISTRATION INFORMATION AND SECURITY
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We explicitly disclaim liability for any and all losses and damages arising from your failure to comply with this section.
You agree not to violate or attempt to violate the security of www.cfr.org. Violations of system or network security may result in civil or criminal liability. We may investigate occurrences that may involve violations of the law or of the security of the Sites. We may involve and cooperate with, law enforcement authorities in prosecuting users who are involved in such violations.
We reserve the right to disclose any information about you or your use of the Sites in connection with any investigations by us or law enforcement authorities as may be appropriate or necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request.
We may change the Sites or delete content or features in any way, at any time and for any reason or no reason.
COMPLIANCE WITH LAW
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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