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Whilst AUE will do the best it can to ensure that the information on this site is correct, AUE shall not be liable for any loss or damages (including, without limitation, damages for loss of income or business or increased liabilities) arising in contract, tort or otherwise from the use of, or inability to use, this site or any information contained in it, or from any action or decision taken as a result of using this site or any such information, or from any errors, omissions or subsequent changes. 

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AUE will from time to time on a discretionary basis, offer assistance to its member institutions or their representatives, in particular to assist them in working effectively with their professional advisers. Any member institution, or their representative(s), accepting that assistance is deemed to have agreed that AUE does not accept responsibility for anything which may be incorrect or inappropriate and members should always consider whether to engage professional advisers accordingly. 


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If you do nothing during your visit but browse through the website, read pages, or download information, we will gather and store certain information about your visit automatically. We automatically collect and store only the following information about your visit: 

This information does not identify users personally and is used to count the number and type of visitors to the different pages on our site to help us make the site more useful and relevant to users.  

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The Association of University Engineers (AUE) makes every effort to check and test material at all stages of production. It is always wise for users to run an anti-virus program on all material downloaded from the internet. 

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