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Paydirt respects the intellectual property of others. It is Paydirt’s policy to respond expeditiously to claims of copyright and other intellectual property infringement. We will promptly process and investigate notices of alleged infringement and will take appropriate actions under the applicable intellectual property laws. Upon receipt of legally compliant notices, Paydirt may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any material claimed to be infringing or claimed to be the subject of infringing activity and may act expeditiously to remove or disable access to any reference or link to material or activity that is claimed to be infringing. Paydirt will terminate access for subscribers and account holders who are repeat infringers.
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