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Disclaimer of Legal Rights, Responsibilities and Limitations

The New Imperial Federation, refers to the site (hosted at, the association of its members, and is hereby referred to in this document as NIF.

The NIF is an UNOFFICIAL association of Star Wars® fans. The site(s) is (are) not affiliated with, sponsored by, or endorsed by Lucasfilm Ltd., LucasArts Entertainment Co., or any of their subsidiaries or licensees.

The NIF is an association of individuals from around the world for private, non-commercial enjoyment and celebration of the Star Wars® Universe. No profits are made or permitted by the NIF, its affiliates, or its individual members, at least so far as their activities in the NIF and affiliates are concerned.

Terms of Use

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We reserve the right to add to or otherwise change or modify these Terms and Notices at any time. It is your responsibility to review these Terms and Notices periodically for the current form. Your continued use of the NIF or affiliated sites constitutes assent to any additions, changes or other modifications made, once posted.

Disclaimer and Limitation of Liability

The NIF and/or its affiliated Subgroups make no representations regarding the suitability of the information contained in the documents and related graphics and/or "missions" published on this server for any purpose. All such information, documents, graphics, or "missions" are provided "AS IS" without warranty of any kind and are subject to change without notice. The entire risk arising out of their use remains with the recipient.

In no event shall the NIF or its individual Members be liable for any direct, consequential, incidental, special, punitive, or other damages whatsoever. Including, without limitation: damages for loss of business profits, business interruption, or loss of business information, even if the NIF has been warned of the possibility of such damages.

Links to Third Party Sites

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The NIF offers a wide selection and variety of content to our members and/or users. Content, including but not limited to chats and message boards, may contain inappropriate or offensive material for children or other members and/or users. While this is discouraged and prevented whenever possible by the administration, members and/or users must evaluate and bear the risk associated with the use of the NIF and its affiliated sites. The NIF believes that parents should supervise their children’s on-line activities and consider using parental control tools available to help provide an appropriate on-line environment for their children.


The NIF and the names of all original NIF materials are intellectual properties of the NIF.

All original materials found on the NIF website or its affiliated sites are copyright protected and the authors reserve all rights therein. Star Wars®,®, The Empire Strikes Back®, Return of the Jedi®, Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace® and all logos, characters, artwork, stories, information, names, and other elements associated thereto are the sole and exclusive property of Lucasfilms Ltd.

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Pictures from Duality are copyrighted material under the name © 2001 Crew of Two by Mark Thomas and Dave Macomber.

Any previously published and copyrighted materials used or displayed by the NIF is done so entirely for non-commercial, non-profit enjoyment of individual persons. It is the intention of the NIF only to utilize materials for which it has permission or which constitutes "fair use." Any alleged incidents of copyright or trademark infringement or other intellectual theft or plagiarism should be brought to the attention of the NIF board owner, Ace Roscoe, for appropriate action.


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The NIF may also discontinue any or all accounts or memberships with or without notice and for any reason. You agree that any such termination of account or membership may be effected without any prior notice, and you agree that the NIF shall not be liable to you or any third-party for any such termination.


The failure of the NIF to exercise or enforce any right or provision of the terms and notices shall not constitute a waiver of any right or provision.

If any provision of these terms and notices shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason, unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions.

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