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Subject to Clause 4.3, to use any parts of the Contents of this Site, the user must seek permission in writing, stating the:
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- that the Contents available through this Site or any functions associated therewith will be uninterrupted or error-free, or that defects will be corrected or that this Site and the server is and will be free of all viruses and/or other harmful elements.
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