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Use of software
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Editing, deleting and modification
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Links to other websites
The Site may now, or hereafter from time to time, contain links to third-party websites. We do not control such websites nor do we investigate, monitor or check such websites for accuracy or completeness. Accordingly, we are not responsible for the content or opinions expressed in such websites. We provide such third-party links only as a convenience to visitors of the Site, and the inclusion of a link does not imply approval or endorsement of the linked site by us. If you decide to leave the Site and access any third-party website, you do so at your own risk. Audio Technology Switzerland SA disclaims all warranties, express or implied, as to the accuracy, legality, reliability or validity of any content on any other site.
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While all Information prepared by Audio Technology Switzerland SA was believed to be accurate as of the date prepared, we disclaim any duty or obligation to update any Information. Statements concerning companies other than Audio Technology Switzerland SA that are contained in any such Information should not be relied upon as being provided or endorsed by us. The opinions expressed in any Information prepared by third parties are solely those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Audio Technology Switzerland SA. With respect to Information contained in links to third-party websites, please refer to the section above entitled “Links to Other Websites.”
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Personal information and privacy
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