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WHICH COOKIES DO WE USE ON THIS SITE AND WHY? The list below sets out the main cookies that we use on this site and what we use them for.
COOKIE: Google analytics PURPOSE: These cookies are used to collect information about how visitors use our site. We use this information to compile reports and to help us improve the site. The cookies collect information in an anonymous form, including the number of visitors to the site, where visitors have come to the site from and the pages they visited.
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None of the Content may be downloaded, copied, reproduced, republished, posted, transmitted, stored, sold or distributed without the prior written permission of the copyright holder. This excludes the downloading of one copy of extracts from the Website on any single computer for personal, non-commercial home use only, provided that all copyright and proprietary notices are kept intact. Modification of any of the Content or use of any of the Content for any purpose other than as set out herein (including without limitation on any other website or computer network) is prohibited. Requests to republish any of the Content and to use quotations or extracts from any books published by Maxwell Vernon should be addressed to the Permissions Department at the address set out below.
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We do not grant permission for the use of the Intellectual Property and such use may constitute an infringement of the holder’s rights.
We are the owner of the Maxwell Vernon trademarks, logos and get-up. Any other trademark materials, including, but not limited to, product names and company names or logos cited herein are the property of their respective owners.
LIABILITY We shall not be liable in respect of any defect in the Publications arising from neglect, failure to follow our instructions, misuse or improper alteration or repair of the Publications.
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