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It is our goal to provide increased value to you, our visitors. Therefore, the Website might offer you links to other sites on the Internet that are owned and operated by third parties and therefore not affiliated with us. Please understand that such linked websites are independent from ZEP Techniques and that ZEP Techniques has no control over the content of such websites. Consequently, ZEP Techniques cannot be held liable and makes no warranty or representation whatsoever as to the accuracy, timeliness and/or completeness of the information contained on such websites.
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To access certain portions of the Website, including without limitation, to shop online, you may be asked to complete an online registration form. In consideration for your use of this Website and the services provided on it, you agree to provide true, current, complete and accurate information as requested on any registration form to which this Website may direct you, and to update that registration information as soon as possible after any information on such registration form changes.
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a) upload, post, e-mail or otherwise transmit any material that:
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- c) for the purpose of misleading others, create a false identity of the sender or the origin of a message, forge headers or otherwise manipulate identifiers in order to disguise the origin of any material transmitted through the Website;
- d) impersonate any person or entity, including, but not limited to, an ZEP Technique employee, or falsely state or otherwise misrepresent your affiliation with a person or entity;
- e) attempt to gain unauthorized access to the Website, other computer systems or networks connected to the Website, through password mining or any other means;
- f) interfere with or disrupt networks or servers connected to the Website or violate the regulations, policies or procedures of such networks; and
- g) use, download or otherwise copy, or provide to any person or entity any Website users directory or other user or usage information or any portion thereof other than in the context of your use of the Website.
The foregoing is hereinafter collectively referred to as the "Code of Conduct".
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You acknowledge that ZEP Techniques may establish general practices and limits concerning use of the Website, including without limitation the maximum number of days that email messages, message board postings or other uploaded content will be retained on the Website. You agree that ZEP Techniques has no responsibility or liability for the deletion or failure to store any messages and other communications or other content maintained on or transmitted by the Website.
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ZEP Techniques respects your right to privacy of your personal information. Please review our Website Privacy Statement [Insert link to Website Privacy Statement] for details on the manner in which we collect, use, disclose and otherwise manage any of your personal information.
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Last updated January, 2006.
"Paul has taught me everything I know about mountain biking. Every lesson that I've had with him, which is a lot!, has been so helpful and of course, fun! I haven't met anyone that knows as much as he does about biking, from everything to technique to just knowing the trails."
16 yrs old, Texas