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When you register, you must choose a unique user name or "handle" and you must provide a unique, valid email address. Duplicate user names and email addresses are not allowed, so if the name or address you enter is already in use, you will be prompted to choose another one. Do not choose a user name that may lead people to believe you are someone other than yourself. By all means remain anonymous but masquerading as another person will lead to banning.

Any message posted on our forums expresses only the views of the author of the message and does not necessarily reflect the views of WILMOTT Forums or any person or entity associated with them. By joining the Forum you agree that neither WILMOTT Forums, nor any person or entity associated with them, will be held responsible for the contents, accuracy, completeness or validity of any information posted in them. Be aware that we aim to make WILMOTT a pleasant community for discussion of quant finance and other matters. There are widely recognized conventions among such forums and we expect you to abide by these. This includes being polite, not using vulgar or threatening language, not bumping messages, no bullying, etc.

Do not use the website in a way that may cause it to be interrupted, damaged, rendered less efficient or such that the effectiveness or functionality of the website is in any way impaired. Do not access or attempt to access any part of the website that you are not authorised to access and do not penetrate or attempt to penetrate website security measures.

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No part of this web site may be permanently copied or reproduced in any form or reproduced on any other web site or stored in or transmitted to or from any other electronic or digital form in whole or in part. Temporary copies are only allowed for the sole purpose of reading the content of the web site.

You agree that you will not use our forums to post any material, or links to any material, which is knowingly false and/or defamatory, inaccurate, abusive, vulgar, hateful, racist, harassing, obscene, profane, sexually oriented, threatening, invasive of a person's privacy, or otherwise in violation of any law.

You agree that you will not post any copyrighted material without the express permission of the copyright holder, unless such copyright is owned by you, this forum or the WILMOTT website. Advertisements, chain letters, pyramid schemes, and solicitations are not permitted on WILMOTT Forums. The above includes the 'Private Messages' area and your 'Signature.' Flooding the Forums or Private Messages with inane posts is forbidden.

We reserve the right to reproduce your message posts in other media.

We have the ability to edit and/or remove objectionable messages. Any user who believes that a posted message is objectionable is encouraged to contact us immediately by email to admin@wilmott.com. Upon receipt of such notification, we will make every effort to take such action as we deem necessary within a reasonable period of time. Since this is a manual process, you are advised that we may not be able to remove or edit particular messages immediately.

WILMOTT Forums reserves the right to edit or delete any message for any reason whatsoever, at our sole discretion. You agree that you are solely responsible for the content of your messages, and that you will indemnify and hold harmless WILMOTT Forums, FuseTalk (the makers of the bulletin board software) and their agents and employees with respect to any claim based upon the appearance and/or transmission of your message(s).

In the event of any complaint or legal action arising from any message, public or private, posted by you, Wilmott Electronic Media Limited reserves the right to reveal your identity and any other information we may know about you, including but not restricted to the contents of your private messages.

WILMOTT Forums cannot be held responsible for any problems arising from the use of any files attached to posts or from the FileShare section of the site.