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impersonate any person or entity, including without limitation any employee or representative of Organization;
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decompile, reverse engineer, or otherwise attempt to obtain the source code of the Services;
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Without prejudice to any remedy that the Organization may have against you, the Organization may terminate or suspend with immediate effect and without notice your access to and use of this Website and your membership if:
It is unable to verify the accuracy or validity of any information provided by you;
Or it suspects fraudulent, abusive or illegal activity by you.
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Hermann Arts Council
1902 Jefferson Street, Hermann, MO 65041
Effective Date: April 22, 2015