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1. Proprietary Rights

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2. Scope of License

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3. Prohibited Uses

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6. License Term

The License is effective until terminated by you or Fortune. Your rights under this License will terminate automatically without notice from Fortune if you fail to comply with any term(s) of this License. Upon termination of the License, you shall cease all use of the FORTUNE Database, and delete all copies, full or partial, of the FORTUNE Database in your possession or control.

7. Unauthorized Use

If you become aware of any unauthorized use of the FORTUNE Database, you agree to notify Fortune immediately at datastore@fortune.com.

8. Disclaimer of Warranty; Limitation of Liability.

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D. IN NO EVENT WILL FORTUNE, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS OR SUPPLIERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF: THE USE OF OR INABILITY TO USE THE FORTUNE DATABASE, OR ANY INFORMATION CONTAINED THEREIN, OR THE BREACH OF ANY WARRANTY OR THIS LICENSE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, IN NO EVENT WILL LIABILITY OF FORTUNE, ITS AFFILIATES, AGENTS AND SUPPLIERS IN CONNECTION WITH THE FORTUNE DATASTORE EXCEED THE AMOUNTS PAID BY YOU DURING THE ONE (1) YEAR PERIOD PRECEDING THE DATE ON WHICH CUSTOMER'S OR ANY THIRD PARTIES' CLAIM AROSE.

9. Miscellaneous

This License constitutes the entire agreement between Fortune and you  with respect to the FORTUNE Database and the FORTUNE Datastore, and supersedes all previous written or oral agreements between Fortune and you with respect to the FORTUNE Database and the FORTUNE Datastore. No waiver by either party of any breach or default hereunder shall be deemed to be a waiver of any preceding or subsequent breach or default. Fortune’s or your failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the License will not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.  If any provision of the License is found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, the other provisions of the License remain in full force and effect.  The section headings used herein are for convenience only and shall not be given any legal import.All parties to these terms and conditions waive their respective rights to a trial by jury.

10. Applicable Laws

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