BUZGate.org is an initiative of the Knowledge Institute, specialists in entrepreneurial consulting and educational services. The Knowledge Institute works with Fortune 500, government, nonprofit and small business clients to drive small and medium enterprise (SME) business development and business-to-business transactions.
This Agreement will remain in full force and effect while you use the Website or participate in BUZGate.org's curriculum and interactive features.
Non Commercial Use
Proprietary Rights in Website Content; Limited License
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Third Party Websites and Content
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Disclaimer of Warranties
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Exclusions and Limitations
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF CERTAIN WARRANTIES OR THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. ACCORDINGLY, SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU TO THE EXTENT SO PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Disputes with other Users
You are solely responsible for your interactions with Users and any disputes that may result from such interactions. Knowledge Institute reserves the right, but has no obligation, to monitor disputes between you and other Users.
Disputes with Knowledge Institute
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