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This FUSE website includes information (collectively the "Information"), which is made available by the European Commission (the "Commission") as part of its ESPRIT programme. The Information has been supplied by companies involved in the FUSE project (the "Information Suppliers") and the Commission and is protected by applicable copyright or other intellectual property rights or treaties. All title and intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights in and to the Information, and any copies thereof in whatever form, are owned by the Commission. The Commission wish to make the Information available on this website in order to enhance public access to descriptions of best practice in the first use of microelectronics. This Information may be supplied free of charge for consultancy to or be used directly by manufacturing companies who want to innovate their own existing products or manufacturing processes. No other commercial use is allowed. Reproduction is authorised, provided the source and owner is acknowledged.

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The Information supplied does not necessarily express the Commissions views, but only the authors. The Commission and its suppliers expressly disclaim any warranty with respect to the Information. The Information is provided "as is" without warranty of any kind, either expressed or implied, including, without limitation, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, correctness or completeness, or non-infringement. The entire risk arising out of use or performance of the Information remains with you.

Limitation of Liability

To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, in no event shall the Commission or its suppliers be liable for any direct, special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages whatsoever, including, without limitations, damages for loss of data or information, damage to property, business, profits, business interruption or any other loss arising out of the use, or the inability to use, the Information.

European Communities, 1999