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The CUSIP database, when contained in a service, is and shall remain valuable intellectual property owned by or licensed to, CUSIP service Bureau, Standard & Poor's ("S&P") and the American Bankers Association ("ABA"), and that no proprietary rights are being transferred to you in such materials or in any of the information contained therein. Misappropriation or misuse of such materials will cause serious damage to S&P and ABA; consequently, in the event of any misappropriation or misuse, S&P and ABA shall have the right to obtain injunctive relief. You shall not publish or distribute in any medium the CUSIP database or any information contained therein or summaries or subsets thereof to any person or entity except in connection with the normal internal processing of security transactions. The use of CUSIP numbers and descriptions is not intended to create or maintain, and does not serve the purpose of the creation or maintenance of, a file of CUSIP descriptions or numbers for any other third party recipient of such service and is not intended to create and does not serve in any way as a substitute for the CUSIP MASTER TAPE, PRINT, ELECTRONIC AND/OR CD-ROM SERVICES. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE LIABILITY OF S&P, ABA OR ANY OF THEIR AFFILIATE PURSUANT TO ANY CAUSE OF ACTION, WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT, OR OTHERWISE EXCEED THE FEE PAID BY YOU FOR ACCESS TO SUCH MATERIAL N THE MONTH IN WHICH SUCH CAUSE OF ACTION IS ALLEGED TO HAVE ARISEN. FURTHERMORE, S&P AND ABA SHALL HAVE NO RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR DELAYS OR FAILURES DUE TO CIRCUMSTANCES BEYOND ITS CONTROL.