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limiting the foregoing, IndustrialNewsRoom.com and its designees shall have the right to
that you must evaluate, and bear all risks associated with, the use of any Content, including
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respond to claims that any Content violates the rights of third-parties; or (d) protect the
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understand that the technical processing and transmission of the Web Site, including your
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adapt to technical requirements of connecting networks or devices.
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ANY OTHER MATTER RELATING TO THE WEB SITE.
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Storage of Content
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notice to you, a maximum amount of storage space that it will maintain for Content disseminated
or transmitted through the Web Site. You agree that IndustrialNewsRoom.com has no responsibility
or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages, communications or other Content
maintained, disseminated or transmitted through the Web Site.
Your Contact With Advertisers Or Other Third-Parties
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your participation in promotions, the payment for and delivery of goods and web sites, and any
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and you agree that IndustrialNewsRoom.com will have no liability with respect to any loss or
damage of any kind incurred as a result of any dealings between you and any third-party, or
as a result of the presence of such third-parties on the Web Site.
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resources, or for the Content, advertising, products or other materials available through such
web sites or resources.
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and suppliers, from and against any claim, demand, action, or damage, including reasonable
attorneys' fees, made by any third-party due to, arising out of or related to your connection
to the Web Site, your use of the Web Site, or your violation of this Agreement.
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their respective owners.
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IndustrialNewsRoom.com respects the intellectual property of others, and we ask our users to do the
same. If you believe that your work has been copied in a way that constitutes copyright infringement,
please provide IndustrialNewsRoom.com's Copyright Agent the following information:
- an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner
of the copyright interest;
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- a description of where the material that you claim is infringing is located on the Web Site;
- your address, telephone number, and e-mail address;
- a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not
authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and
- a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in
your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on
the copyright owner's behalf.
IndustrialNewsRoom.com's Copyright Agent for Notice of claims of copyright infringement on its
site is Paul Gerbino, who can be reached as follows:
By mail: 5 Penn Plaza, 8th Floor, New York, NY 10001
By telephone: +1 (888) 846-6638
By e-mail: email@example.com
IndustrialNewsRoom.com will notify the originator of the material in question and provide
them ten (10) days to respond to the claim. If IndustrialNewsRoom.com does not receive a
notice back as to good faith use or evidence of ownership of the material by the end of the
ten (10) day period, the item in question will be removed form IndustrialNewsRoom.com and
all related databases.
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intentions as reflected in that provision, and the remaining provisions contained in this
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Agreement must be filed within one year after such claim or cause of action arose or it
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