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The Site and all Shark-Systems.com users are subject to the requirements of the DMCA. Any allegations of copyright infringement occurring on the Site must comply with the DMCA notification requirements detailed below. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY OF Shark-Systems All material on the Site, including the Shark-Systems logo, design, graphic, other files and the arrangement thereof are copyright Shark-Systems, all rights reserved. Without Shark-Systems.com's prior written consent, you agree not to display or use in any manner the material on the Site. All Shark-Systems.com trademarks and service marks and other Shark-Systems.com products and service names are trademarks of Shark-Systems.com. Without Shark-Systems.com's prior written consent, you agree not to display or use, in any manner the Shark-Systems.com Marks.
The DMCA contains very specific guidelines as to what proper notification of claimed infringement must contain. Copyright owners may obtain a copy of the DMCA, including these guidelines, by visiting the web site of the U.S. Copyright Office at http://www.copyright.gov/title17/92chap5.html#512. Shark-Systems.com is not required to respond to notices that do not meet the requirements of the DMCA. Copyright owners should be aware that there are substantial penalties for false claims and that Shark-Systems.com will actively refer complainants who use the DMCA for improper purposes to relevant law enforcement agencies.
1. spiders, robots, automated data mining techniques to catalog, download, store or otherwise reproduce or distribute information available on the Site without our prior consent;
2. frame portions of the Site within another website or establish links from any other website to any page of the Site other than the home page;
3. disrupt or interfere with the security of, or otherwise abuse, including, without limitation, via means of overloading or crashing, the Site, or any services, system resources,accounts, servers or networks connected to or accessible through the Site or affiliated or linked Web sites;
4. disrupt or interfere with any other user's enjoyment of the Site or affiliated or linked Web sites; or
5. attempt to obtain unauthorized access to the Site or portions of the Site that are restricted from general access.
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