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• Other Licenses
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• Links and Comments
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• Data Protection
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• Changes
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• Nullification
If any of the above is incompatible with current British law, it will be replaced by a new clause which is not. If this is not possible, the law will simply replace the item in question. This does not affect the validity of the rest of this notice.