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1.The submitted material is being submitted by me voluntarily, on an unsolicited basis, and not in confidence, and no confidential relationship is intended or created between us as a result thereof. I further acknowledge and agree that you have no obligation to examine any of the submitted materials or read the submitted materials, return the submitted materials, provide me with any feedback and/or otherwise communicate with me regarding the submitted materials.
2.You agree that you shall not use the submitted material unless you shall first negotiate with me and agree upon compensation to be paid to me for such use, but I understand and agree that your use of material containing features or elements similar to or identical with those contained in the submitted material shall not obligate you to negotiate with me nor entitle me to any compensation if you have an independent legal right to use such other material which is not derived from me (either because such features or elements were not new or novel, do not constitute an original expression protected by any copyright law, are not substantially similar to such other material, are in the public domain, or were not originated by me, and/or were or may hereafter be independently created and submitted by other persons, including you and your employees).
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4.I agree that no obligation of any kind is assumed or may be implied against you by reason of your consideration of the submitted material or any discussions or negotiations we may have with respect thereto, except pursuant to an express written agreement hereafter executed by you and me which, by its terms, will be the only contract between us.
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