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  1. General

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This Site contains a variety of information concerning NASD Plc. (“NASD”), companies quoted on the NASD OTC trading platforms and its services. All information is provided for informational and educational purposes only. All information is provided “as is” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND ALL SUCH WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS ARE HEREBY DISCLAIMED. NASD AND ITS SERVICE PROVIDERS ASSUME NO RESPONSIBILITY TO YOU OR TO ANY THIRD PARTY FOR ANY ERRORS OR OMISSIONS.

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You should visit this page frequently to ensure that you are aware of the current terms and conditions. NASD assumes no liability or responsibility to a user or any third party for the use of this Site or the consequences of any errors and/or omissions therein, and/or disruptions thereof. NASD also reserves the right to terminate this Site without prior notice.

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NASD makes no representations or warranties about any other Web site which the user may access through this one. Linked sites are provided only as a convenience and when another Web site is accessed, unless otherwise noted, it is independent from NASD and NASD has no control or supervision over the content on that other Web site. In addition, a link to such a Web site does not mean that NASD recommends, warrants, monitors, endorses or accepts any responsibility for the linked site, or its content, or goods or services offered on that linked site. Access to and use of any linked sites is entirely at the user’s own risk and may result in exposure to unacceptable personal information privacy practices, the presentation of offensive material, inaccurate information, or viruses, worms, Trojan horses and other items of a destructive nature.

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