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Legal note

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Interviews may not be reprinted

Interviews published on Makerviews are original works and cannot be reproduced electronically, digitally, in printed or any other form, format, or media in whole or part without the explicit, written permission of Makerviews or Mathson Design Co., except in the cases outlined below under "fair use" rules.

"Fair Use" Rules

Written content may be quoted or excerpted only for the following non-commercial and beneficial purposes:

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All quoted and excerpted content must be attributed to Makerviews on the same page as it appears, and should be credited as shown below:

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Certain areas of this Website are restricted from access by you and we may further restrict access by you to any areas of this Website, at any time, in its sole discretion. Any user ID and password you may have for this Website are confidential and you must maintain confidentiality of such information.

Your Content and Views, opinions, and liability

In these Website Standard Terms And Conditions, "Your Content" shall mean any audio, video, text, images or other material you choose to display on this Website. With respect to Your Content, by displaying it, you grant Mathson Desin Co. a non-exclusive, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free, sublicensable license to use, reproduce, adapt, publish, translate and distribute it in any and all media. Your Content must be your own and must not be infringing on any third party’s rights. Mathson Design Co. reserves the right to remove any of Your Content from this Website at any time, and for any reason, without notice.

The views and opinions expressed within this publication are those of the interviewees and do not necessarily reflect the views or opinions of Makerviews or Mathson Design Co.

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Severability - If any provision of these Terms is found to be unenforceable or invalid under any applicable law, such unenforceability or invalidity shall not render these Terms unenforceable or invalid as a whole, and such provisions shall be deleted without affecting the remaining provisions herein.

Please, please, please be safe and measure twice, cut once.

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If you have any questions regarding this disclaimer, please do not hesitate to contact, attn: Scott Mathson, Mathson Design, LLC [email protected]

Thank you to Pandadoc, DIY Pete, LLC, Jeffrey Zeldman (A List Apart), and The Great Discontent for the inspiration of this legal page's language.

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