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We, the promotion team for the Convention on Animal Protection (the "CAP Team"), provide publications, briefings, newsletters and presentations (the "materials") on this website. Access to the materials is provided on the basis of the terms and conditions set out below. Please read these terms carefully before accessing the materials.

The materials are for general information only and are not intended to provide legal advice nor represent the official views of any State, government, international organization, legal entity, or individual, who is not otherwise expressly noted in this website.

We do not accept responsibility or liability to users or any third parties in relation to the use of the materials or their contents.

This website may contain advice, opinions and statements of various information providers. The CAP Team does not represent or endorse the accuracy or reliability of any advice, opinion, statement or other information provided by any information provider, any user of this website or any other person or entity. Reliance upon any such advice, opinion, statement, or other information shall also be at the user’s own risk. Neither the CAP Team nor its affiliated individuals and/or organization, nor the information providers or content providers, shall be liable to any user or anyone else for any inaccuracy, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, alteration of or use of any content herein, or for its timeliness or completeness, nor shall they be liable for any failure of performance, computer virus or communication line failure, regardless of cause, or for any damages resulting therefrom.

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You agree not to modify, reproduce, copy, distribute, disclose to third parties or derive commercial use or benefit from the materials, nor to compile or create derivative works therefrom, without our prior written consent.

You agree not to use or permit the use of the materials for any illegal purpose nor use the materials in such a manner as would bring the CAP Team or our initiative into disrepute.

Nothing in these terms shall operate to exclude or restrict liability based on fraud or reckless disregard of professional obligations or any other liability that cannot be excluded or restricted by applicable laws or regulations.

These terms shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the State of New York.

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