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Except for information which is clearly identified as originating with a public
source (such as the Illinois Department of Insurance) or other third party,
you should assume the copyright to everything on this web site (including, without
limitation, all text, designs, images and databases) is owned by the Surplus
Line Association of Illinois (the "SLA"), and may not be used except as provided
herein. No material from this site may be copied, reproduced, downloaded, uploaded,
displayed, sold, published, republished, posted, transmitted, distributed, incorporated
into another work or otherwise exploited in any way without the prior written
consent of the SLA; provided, however, that you may download one
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from the information contained in or accessed through this SLA site, nor is
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defects or inaccuracies will be corrected, or that this site or the server that
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for users' independent research and evaluation of any issue. If specific legal
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Please note that some jurisdictions may not allow the exclusion of implied
warranties, so some of the above exclusions may not apply to you.
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to holding a surplus line license. the SLA does not promote the services, products
or publications of one SLA member over any other member. Links to SLA member
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than those of the SLA, do not imply the SLA's endorsement or approval of such members,
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external websites, and is not responsible for the content or operation of any
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You may provide a hypertext link to this SLA site on another website, provided
that: (a) the link must be a text-only link clearly marked "Surplus Line Association
of Illinois"; (b) the link must be directed to the home page of this SLA site,
and not to other pages within the site; (c) the appearance, position and other
aspects of the link may not create the false appearance that an entity, product,
service or work of authorship is associated with, sponsored by or endorsed by
the SLA; (d) the link, when activated, must display this SLA site full-screen
and not within a "frame" on the linked website; and (e) the SLA reserves the right
to revoke its consent to the link at any time, for any reason, in its sole discretion.
in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its
conflicts of law provisions.
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