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(Adapted from http://www.rit.edu/academicaffairs/policiesmanual/c082-code-conduct-computer-use)
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Membership status may change over time, as such; access to restricted information may also change over time as Information Provider grants permission. Data sharing release permissions will be listed on Information Providers profile to be managed by Information Provider.
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The terms of this licence are important, and users that fail to comply with any of them, the rights granted to user under this licence, or any similar licence granted by the Information Provider, will end automatically.
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