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All content is protected by copyright laws

Images, text, software, documentation, electronic text and image files, audio and video files and clips, and other materials are protected by copyright laws and may be covered by other restrictions as well. Mark Marano retains all rights, including copyright, in data, image, text, and any other information contained in these files. Copyrights and other proprietary rights in the material on this Web site may also subsist in individuals and entities other than, and in addition to, Mark Marano. Mark Marano expressly prohibits the copying of any protected materials on the Web site, except for the purposes of fair use as defined in the copyright laws, and as described below.

Fair use is permitted

Fair use of copyrighted material includes the use of protected materials for noncommercial educational purposes, such as teaching, scholarship, research, criticism, commentary, and news reporting. Unless otherwise noted, users who wish to download or print text, audio, video, image and other files from Mark Marano’s Web site for such uses are welcome to do so without Mark Marano’s express permission. Users must cite the author and source of this material as they would material from any printed work; the citation should include the URL “”.

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Commercial use is restricted

Unauthorized publication or exploitation of Mark Marano’s files is specifically prohibited. Anyone wishing to use any of these files or images for commercial use, publication, or any purpose other than fair use as defined by law, must request and receive prior written permission from Mark Marano. Permission for such use is granted on a case-by-case basis at the sole discretion of Mark Marano. A usage fee may be assessed depending on the type and nature of the proposed use. All requests should be addressed directly to Mark Marano via the contact form found at