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The IT Transformation Institute has no obligation to monitor the Communication Services. However, The IT Transformation Institute reserves the right to review materials posted to the Communication Services and to remove any materials in its sole discretion. The IT Transformation Institute reserves the right to terminate User’s access to any or all of the Communication Services at any time, without notice, for any reason whatsoever. The IT Transformation Institute reserves the right at all times to disclose any information as it deems necessary to satisfy any applicable law, regulation, legal process or governmental request, or to edit, refuse to post or to remove any information or materials, in whole or in part, in the sole discretion of The IT Transformation Institute.
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The Software is made available for download solely for use by end users according to the License Agreement. Any reproduction or redistribution of the Software not in accordance with the License Agreement is expressly prohibited by law, and may result in severe civil and criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
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