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Downloading or use of any Information obtained through the Website is at your own discretion and risk. Ab Initio does not warrant that the Website, its servers, Information, other content, or email sent from Ab Initio are free of viruses, worms, Trojan horses, and other items of a destructive nature. It is up to you to take precautions to ensure that whatever you download from the Website is free of such items. Ab Initio recommends that you install appropriate anti-virus and other protective software before you download anything from the Website or any other website.
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The purpose of this policy is to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes when Ab Initio’s products, services, or marketing materials or strategies might seem similar to ideas submitted to Ab Initio. Do not send your unsolicited ideas or any original materials (for example, creative artwork, samples, demos, or other works) to Ab Initio or anyone at Ab Initio. If you still send us your ideas and such materials despite this request, Ab Initio makes no assurances that your ideas or materials will be treated as confidential or proprietary.
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Ab Initio disclaims any warranty and makes no representations that: the Website, Information, products, or services available through the Website will meet your requirements, or be available on an uninterrupted, timely, secure, or error-free basis, or that defects will be corrected; the results that may be obtained from use of such items will be accurate or reliable; or the quality, accuracy, reliability, completeness, or suitability of such items will meet your expectations or requirements.
Ab Initio has no responsibility or liability with respect to content, products, services, or materials offered through the Website by third-party advertisers, information providers, or other entities.
Ab Initio may delete, modify, or discontinue (temporarily or permanently) any Information, product, or service (including changes to price, availability, functionality, performance, or any other terms and conditions relating to their sale or license) made available through or referred to in the Website at any time without notice or liability to you or any third party. Ab Initio may discontinue (temporarily or permanently) the operation of the Website at any time without notice or liability to you or any third party. Particular Information, products, or services may not be applicable or available in all parts of the world. For specific information about a particular country or region, please contact Ab Initio’s main office.
In no event will Ab Initio or any officers, directors, shareholders, employees, or agents of Ab Initio or its licensors be liable for any damages whatsoever (including, without limitation, direct, indirect, special, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages, or damages relating to lost revenues or profits, loss of use or interruption of business, lost data, work stoppage, or computer failure or malfunction) resulting in any way from or related to the Website or Information, regardless of the form of action or theory of liability (including, without limitation, actions in contract, warranty, negligence, or products liability), even if Ab Initio has been advised of the possibility of such damages. YOU AGREE THAT THE FOREGOING LIMITATION OF LIABILITY REPRESENTS A REASONABLE ALLOCATION OF RISK.
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