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§ The sale of advertising, sponsorships, or promotions on any page of an ad-enabled blog or website containing content delivered via the service, unless other material not obtained from HKIA appears on the same page and is of sufficient value to be the basis for such sales.

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§ Showing HKIA videos through the embeddable player on an ad-enabled blog or website, subject to the advertising restrictions set forth above in section .d; or

§ Any use that HKIA expressly authorizes in writing.

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I.              HKIA reserves the right to discontinue any aspect of the service at any time.

 

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