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We reserve the right to disclose your identity, when obliged to do so by law, to any third party who claims that any content posted or uploaded by you to the Sites constitutes a violation of their intellectual property rights or of their right to privacy.
We accept no responsibility, or liability to any third party, for the content or accuracy of any content posted by you or any other user of the Sites.
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Where our Sites contain links to other sites and resources provided by third parties, these links are provided for your information only.
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We reserve the right to seek injunctive, or any other equitable relief, in any courts of competent jurisdiction should we, in our sole opinion, consider this to be necessary.
Effective 01 June 2016