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Reserved Rights and Grant of Limited License
Copyright © 2009 Barney & Barney, a Marsh & McLennan Agency LLC Company (the operator of the Site). All rights reserved. The Site contains information, communications, software (including program code which may execute on the server or which may be embedded in or downloadable from individual pages on the Site), images, sounds, music, graphics, photos, videos and other material and services (collectively, the "Information"). Users of the Site agree that the Information is protected by intellectual rights, including copyrights, trade-marks and other proprietary rights, which rights are valid and protected in all media existing now or later developed, and all use of the Information shall be in accordance with such rights and the terms of this Agreement.
The Site, including all components, are protected by U.S. and international copyright laws as a collective work and/or a compilation, and the operator of the Site owns a copyright in the selection, arrangement and enhancement of the Information. Users of the Site contractually agree not to create derivative works based on the Information and not to use the Information for the purpose of enhancing competing works.
Users of the Site are granted a limited license to use (display or print) the information contained on the Site (the "Information") for their own personal non-commercial use only, provided the Information is not modified and a copy of this agreement is attached to any copies that are made. Any other use of the Information is prohibited. None of the Information may be otherwise reproduced, republished or re-disseminated in any manner or form without the prior written consent of the operator of the Site. All rights, including copyright, in any information (including articles and other content) which are linked to but not hosted on the Site continue to be owned by their respective owners
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