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1. Website Content. Any information, communications, photos, video, graphics, music, sounds, and other material and services that can be viewed by users on our Website (“site content”) is protected by copyrights, trademarks, and/or other proprietary rights and laws and is the sole property of CityLand, unless otherwise provided. You are permitted to use site content as expressly authorized by CityLand. Except for a single copy made for personal use only, users may not copy, reproduce, modify, republish, upload, post, transmit, or distribute site content in any form or by any means without prior written permission from CityLand and users are solely responsible for obtaining permission before reusing any copyrighted material that is available on this site. Any unauthorized use of the materials appearing on this site may violate copyright, trademark and other applicable laws and could result in civil or criminal penalties.
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6. Limitation of Liability. Under no circumstances shall CityLand, its owners, operators, directors, employees, or agents, be liable to you for any direct, indirect, incidental, special, punitive, or consequential damages whatsoever resulting from any (i) use or inability to use the Website, including without limitation use of or reliance on information available on the Website, interruptions, errors, defects, mistakes, omissions, delays in operation or transmission, non-delivery of information, lawful disclosure of communications, or any other failure of performance; (ii) errors, mistakes, opinions, or inaccuracies with regard to information available to the Website, (iii) personal injury or property damage, of any nature whatsoever, resulting from your access to and use of the Website, (iv) any interruptions or cessation of transmission to or from the Website, (v) any bugs, viruses, Trojan horses, or the like, which may be transmitted to or through our website by any third party, and/or (vi) any errors or omissions in any content or for any loss or damage of any kind incurred as a result of your use of any content posted, emailed, transmitted, or otherwise made available via the website, whether based on warranty, contract, tort or any other legal theory. The foregoing limitation of liability shall apply to the fullest extent permitted by laws of the State of New York. You acknowledge that CityLand shall not be liable for User Submissions or the defamatory, offensive, or illegal conduct of any third party and that the risk of harm or damage from the foregoing rests entirely with you. The Website is controlled and offered by CityLand from its facilities in the State of New York. CityLand makes no representations that the website is appropriate or available for use in other locations. Those who access or use the Website from other jurisdictions do so at their own volition and are responsible for compliance with local law.
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