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By clicking on the links, you acknowledge and agree to everything we say above.The User agrees to use the “Submit a project” feature allowing submission of projects and contact information for this site only to submit projects, information and materials that are proper and related to the CoolPlanet2009 campaign and this site. By way of example and not as a limitation, the User agrees that when submitting information through the “Submit a project” project submission forms, he or she shall not do any of the following: (a) Defame, abuse, harass, stalk, threaten or otherwise violate the legal rights (such as rights of privacy and publicity) of others;
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