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This Platform may include opinions that are provocative and arguable. Such opinions are based on the author’s interpretation of information available at the given time and do not necessarily reflect the view of C&A Foundation. Moreover, this Platform may include pictures that may be understood by users as not entirely appropriate in a particular context. The use of a picture in a particular context is based on the author’s discretion and does not necessarily reflect the view of C&A Foundation.
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You may provide comments to C&A Foundation by e-mail or otherwise. Furthermore, C&A Foundation may invite users to participate in own or third party surveys or polls and comment on a particular issue raised. If you provide comments to C&A Foundation, C&A Foundation shall be entitled, but not in any way obliged to make available all or parts of your comments with unmodified or modified content on C&A Foundation Platform. If so doing, C&A Foundation will label the comments, without mentioning your name, as third party comment, survey result or in another appropriate way. C&A Foundation will not mention your name, unless you have expressly agreed otherwise. If you provide comments to C&A Foundation you agree to grant C&A Foundation all necessary rights, if any, or license to use, reproduce, distribute, modify, and publicly display your comments on C&A Foundation Platform for an unlimited period of time.
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Latest update: May 6, 2016