Effective Date: December 31, 2022
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LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
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You agree to use the Site only for lawful purposes. You agree not to take any action that might compromise the security of the Site, render the Site inaccessible to others or otherwise cause damage to the Site or the Content. You agree not to add to, subtract from, or otherwise modify the Content, or to attempt to access any Content that is not intended for you. You agree not to use the Site in any manner that might interfere with the rights of third parties.
USER SUPPLIED INFORMATION
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USER NAME AND PASSWORD SECURITY
If you register a ‘User Name’ to access protected Site Content, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your member identification and password information, and for restricting access to your computer. You agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your User Name and password.
a. Entire Agreement/No Waiver. This Agreement constitute the entire agreement of the parties with respect to the subject matter hereof. No waiver by Ziegler of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default.
b. Correction of Errors and Inaccuracies. The Content may contain typographical errors or other errors or inaccuracies and may not be complete or current. Ziegler therefore reserves the right to correct any errors, inaccuracies or omissions and to change or update the Content at any time without prior notice. Ziegler does not, however, guarantee that any errors, inaccuracies or omissions will be corrected.