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Contracts for every occasion: Permission for noncommercial use of materials

If you want users to share the information on your site, post your permission. Customize this form to let users know you want them to share the materials on your site.

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This is a sample Web site notice. It grants site users the rights to print, download, or e-mail site materials for noncommercial purposes. It also restricts the users from any other use of the material. These limited rights give the user more value and encourages sharing information from the site, which will increase traffic.

From a legal standpoint, the notice is a limited assignment. Licenses grant permission to use the copyrighted material according to their terms. The terms can dictate such things as the duration, and how and when any of the five rights of copyright can be used.


You are encouraged to print and download portions of material from the different areas of the Site solely for your own non-commercial use provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. You may also transmit copies of such portions of materials by email, for your personal, non-commercial use only, provided that you agree not to change or delete any copyright or proprietary notices from the materials. The Copyright Owner does not allow the reposting of any of its content on other sites on the World Wide Web, except in the case of a specific licensing agreement for that purpose. You may not modify, copy, change, alter, reproduce, republish, upload, post, in any manner, the material on this site. You may not use or distribute the materials on this site except as stated above.

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