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Copyright and Use of Materials from Others
The Fourth Estate respects the copyright of others. By using this site, you agree to do so as well. We cannot grant permission for you to copy, distribute, display or use any material appearing on this site, or material to which we link, that is owned or copyrighted by others, including video or audio clips, documents, articles, advertisements, photographs or images. Only the person holding that copyright can grant permission.
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If you believe in good faith that your copyrighted work has been reproduced on our own site without authorization in a way that might constitute a copyright infringement, you may notify us. We will investigate the matter promptly in accordance with that policy.
The Fourth Estate publishes links to Web sites maintained by third parties on an as-is basis and without warranties either express or implied. The existence of these links does not mean the Fourth Estate approves or endorses the content on these Web pages to which we link. If you wish to obtain, copy, distribute, display or use material from a third-party site, you should contact that site’s Webmaster directly.
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You agree not to use the Fourth Estate website or content for any unlawful purpose. The Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation shall not be liable to you or any third person for any damages resulting from or arising from the Fourth Estate website or content, other than direct damages. You agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Fourth Estate Public Benefit Corporation its directors, officers, employees and members, from and against all losses, expenses, damages and costs, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, resulting from your violation of any term of this Agreement. We reserve the right to take over the exclusive defense of any claim for which we are entitled to indemnification under this Section. In such event, you shall provide us with such cooperation as is reasonably requested by us.
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If any term of this Copyright Policy is found to be unenforceable in whole or in part by a court of competent jurisdiction, such term shall be deemed severed, and the remainder of the terms in this Copyright Policy shall be enforced to the fullest extent permissible by law.
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This Copyright Policy is the final and entire agreement between us, and no different or additional terms, whether in writing or orally communicated, shall be deemed to amend or be part of this Copyright Policy.