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AGA is providing information and services on the Internet as a benefit and service in furtherance of the Association's nonprofit and tax exempt status. The Association neither monitors nor exerts editorial control over materials that are posted by third parties onto this website or materials that are e-mailed by third parties to any other persons.


The Association is not responsible for any material posted by any third party. The Association specifically disclaims any and all liability for any claims or damages which result from any postings by third parties. Although the Association site includes links providing direct access to other Internet sites, the Association has not participated in the development of those other sites, does not exert any editorial or other control over those other sites, and is not responsible for material posted there.

The Association accepts no responsibility for the opinions and information posted by users other than the Association. All policies and procedures of the Association apply to use of the Association's Online services including, "Antitrust and You: Antitrust Compliance Procedures"; copies of which are available upon request.

Posting Guidelines

1. Prohibited Materials

Do not post any defamatory, abusive, profane, threatening, offensive, anticompetitive, or illegal materials. The Association does not condone and will not be responsible for any such materials or resulting liability, including antitrust liability. While the Association does not monitor for such materials, it reserves the right to terminate access to any user who does not abide by these guidelines.

2. Postings Accessible by Others

Conversations may be accessible by others; in fact, anything placed on line (including e-mail) should be considered permanent and accessible, and discoverable in litigation.


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