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18. CHANGES IN TERMS & CONDITIONS AND CHANGES IN PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
The Frustrated CFO reserves the right to modify these Terms & Conditions from time to time, without notice. Please review these Terms & Conditions from time to time so you will be apprised of any changes.
19. SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS
These Terms & Conditions shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective heirs, successors, and assigns.
20. TERMINATION; SURVIVAL
These Terms & Conditions shall continue in effect for as long as you use the Blog, unless specifically terminated earlier by The Frustrated CFO. All provisions of these Terms & Conditions, which impose obligations continuing in their nature, shall survive termination of these Terms & Conditions.
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22. VIOLATIONS OF TERMS & CONDITIONS
Should you violate these Terms & Conditions or any other rights of The Frustrated CFO, the blogger or their affiliates, The Frustrated CFO reserves the right to pursue any and all legal and equitable remedies against you, including, without limitation, terminating your access to The Frustrated CFO Blog.
Thank you for taking the time to read these Terms & Conditions in their entirety.
Last updated August 15, 2010.