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Permissions

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Enforcement of Copyright

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If HSCG discovers that you have used its copyright materials in contravention of the license above, HSCG may bring legal proceedings against you seeking monetary damages and an injunction to stop you using those materials. You could also be ordered to pay legal costs.

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