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APIS its successors and assigns, officers, members, associates and affiliates
retain the right to the practice of their chosen philosophy and religion
including the rituals and practices associated thereby.
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with the Church of Scientology, its affiliates, corporations, management
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when activated by a user, displays that page full-screen in a fully operable and
navigable browser window and not within a "frame" on the linked website; and
(iv) the appearance, position, and other aspects of the link may neither create
the false appearance that an entity or its activities or products are associated
with or sponsored APIS nor be such as to damage or dilute the goodwill associated
with the name and trademarks of APIS or its Affiliates. APIS reserves the right to
revoke this consent to link at any time in its sole discretion.
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ANY DIRECT, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER DAMAGES (INCLUDING,
WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY LOST PROFITS, BUSINESS INTERRUPTION, LOSS OF INFORMATION
OR PROGRAMS OR OTHER DATA ON YOUR INFORMATION HANDLING SYSTEM) THAT ARE RELATED
TO THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE CONTENT, MATERIALS, AND FUNCTIONS OF
THE SITE OR ANY LINKED WEBSITE, EVEN IF AND WHEN APIS IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED OF THE
POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
Assignment. The provisions of this Agreement shall be continuous and shall inure to the benefit of APIS, its successors and assigns, and shall be binding upon user and/or the estate, personal representatives, administrators and successors of user. APIS may assign its rights and delegate its duties as to any or all transactions under this Agreement. User shall not delegate any obligations hereunder without the prior written consent of all of the duly authorized officers of the APIS and any attempt at such delegation without such consent shall be null and void.
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Severability. In the event that any provisions of this Agreement shall be determined by an arbitration body or a court of competent jurisdiction to be unenforceable in any jurisdictions, such provision shall be unenforceable in that jurisdiction and the remainder of this Agreement shall remain binding upon the parties as if such provisions were not contained therein. The enforceability of such provision shall otherwise be unaffected and remain enforceable in all other jurisdictions.
APIS will not be held responsible or liable for the consequences of or the results of any activities performed by or on behalf of any Association and/or its officers, affiliates, nominees or representatives.
Force Majeur. APIS will not be responsible for delays or failures in the transmission, receipt or execution of orders, remittances, payments, donations, membership fees and renewals or information due to events or systems beyond its control. The obligations of this contract precede any government enactment. APIS, it's owners, employees, agents or affiliates will not be responsible for any loss, damage or injury resulting from any event or system beyond its control.
User will be subject to damages and other penalties, including criminal prosecution where available and the notification of the general public of user's actions, at the sole discretion of APIS if user attempts to use the APIS service in connection with tampering, cracking, modifying or otherwise corrupting the security or functionality of the APIS website, services and/or association.
APIS reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change, modify, add or remove any portion of this Agreement in whole or in part, at any time. Changes in this Agreement will be effective when notice of such change is posted. Your continued use of the Site after any changes to this Agreement are posted will be considered acceptance of those changes.
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