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Please read these terms and conditions before using this website (the "site"). The information, documents, services, and products available on the site are subject to the terms, conditions and disclaimers set forth below (the "terms of use"). In using this site, you agree to and understand these terms of use, as well as our privacy policy. If you do not agree to be bound by these terms of use and policies, do not access or use this site. CFHS reserves the right to revise these terms of use, including the privacy policy, at any time by updating this posting. You should visit this page periodically to review the current terms and conditions.

Use of Materials on this Site

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Otherwise, you may not print, use, copy, reproduce, publish, or distribute in any manner any of the content for any other reason without CFHS’ prior written consent. Any use, copying, reproduction, display, publication, or distribution of the content not expressly authorized hereunder may violate copyright, trademark and other laws. If you violate any of these restrictions, your permission to use the materials automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made. CFHS reserves the right to prevent your further access to this site for violating any of these terms of use. Certain words, phrases, names, designs or logos used on the site may be protected as trademarks, service marks or trade names of CFHS or other entities. Nothing contained on this site should be construed as granting any license or right to use any trademark, logo or design displayed on this site without the express written permission of CFHS or the respective owner.

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We welcome email inquiries for information. Any information submitted to CFHS through this site or by email is subject to these Terms of Use, including the Privacy Policy.

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