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disclaimer

(networking)
Statement ritually appended to many Usenet postings (sometimes automatically, by the posting software) reiterating the fact (which should be obvious, but is easily forgotten) that the article reflects its author's opinions and not necessarily those of the organisation running the computer through which the article entered the network.
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22) If the government had incorporated an express disclaimer, as opposed to the general disclaimer used in this case, the results may have been different.
The materials and their general disclaimers made no adequate reference to the significant credit risk underlying the fund's strategy, presenting it instead as a low-risk arbitrage opportunity, according to the lawsuit.

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