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Read this agreement carefully before using the PROTECTcme.org Web site. By entering the PROTECTcme.org Web site you agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement.

The PROTECTcme.org Web site ("Site") is operated by The France Foundation, Inc. ("The France Foundation"). The information contained and displayed on the Site is provided solely for educational and discussion purposes. The Site does not provide medical advice. Reported medical data become transformed almost daily with new research and clinical experiences. While The France Foundation and its partners make every effort to present accurate information, no warranty, expressed or implied, is offered. If you are a health care professional, you should exercise your professional judgment in evaluating any information. If you are a consumer, you should evaluate the information together with your physician or another qualified health care professional.

Ownership and Use of Materials
The materials on the Site are copyrighted, and any unauthorized use of any materials on the site may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws. You may view, copy, and download information or software ("Materials") found on the Site subject to the following terms, conditions, and exceptions:

The materials are to be used solely for personal, noncommercial, informational and educational purposes. The materials are not to be modified. They are to be distributed in the format provided with the source clearly identified. The copyright information or other proprietary notices may not be removed, changed, or altered.

Materials may not be published, uploaded, posted, transmitted (other than as set forth herein), without The France Foundation's prior written permission.

Disclaimer
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The France Foundation makes no representations or warranties that use of this Site will be uninterrupted or error-free. You are responsible for taking all precautions necessary to ensure that any content you may obtain from the Site is free of viruses.

Limitation of Liability
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Links
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E-mail
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Entire Agreement
By viewing, visiting, or otherwise using this Site, you agree to all of the terms and conditions set forth in these Terms of Use. These Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and The France Foundation with respect to the use of this Site and its content.

Notwithstanding the foregoing, The France Foundation reserves the right to modify the Site and/or the Terms of Use at any time and you are deemed to be apprised of and bound by any such modifications. If any provision of these Terms of Use shall be held to be invalid, illegal, or unenforceable for any reason, the validity, legality and enforceability of the remaining provisions shall not in any way be affected or impaired thereby.

Copyright and Trademark

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