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Copying/reproduction/use of material

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Intellectual Property

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– is your contribution;

– is your own original work and that you have the right to make it available to The Investigator.

– is not defamatory; and

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– waive any moral rights in your contribution for the purposes of its submission to and publication on The Investigator and the purposes specified above.