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Statute of Limitations. You agree that regardless of any statute or law to the contrary, any claim or cause of action arising out of or related to use of the Service, or this License, must be filed within one (1) year after such claim or cause of action arose or be forever barred.
The section titles in this License are for convenience only and have no legal or contractual effect. Sections 2-13 will survive any termination of this Agreement.
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Version date: December 13, 2006