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Although there is no charge for the use of this Website , all information contained on this Website , including reproductions of any materials, is for NONCOMMERCIAL, EDUCATIONAL/CLASSROOM and/or RESEARCH USE ONLY. Any other use, including but not limited to commercial reproductions, publication or transmission, whether by electronic means or otherwise without prior written permission is strictly prohibited.

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The User agrees that use of the Website is entirely at his or her own risk. The Website is provided "as is," without warranty of any kind, either express or implied.

This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of the Website , whether for breach of contract, tortuous behavior, negligence, or under any other cause of action.

TFF, its officers, directors, employees, funders, partners, agents, or content providers are not liable for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, or consequential damages arising out of use of the Website , or inability to gain access to or use the Website or out of any breach of any warranty. The User hereby acknowledges that the provisions of this section shall apply to all content on the Website.

The User agrees to indemnify and hold harmless TFF, its officers, directors, employees, funders, partners, agents, or content providers from and against all losses, expenses, damages, and costs, including reasonable attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of this Agreement. TFF reserves the right to change the terms of this Agreement or to modify any features of this Website at any time. By continuing to use this Website , the User agrees to be bound by such changes.

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