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Blue Chip Terms of Use

Terms of Use for Blue Chip Publications

Archives: To the extent the Blue Chip publication(s) being acquired are a one-time purchase of archived content, the license fee must be prepaid and the archives will be delivered via e-mail or cloud delivery within two weeks of payment in full.  No returns or refunds are allowed for the purchase of Blue Chip publication(s) archives. 

Blue Chip on Cheetah: In addition to the use terms noted below, the terms of use for the Cheetah online services will apply.  If there is any conflict between the use terms noted below and the Cheetah terms, the use terms noted below control.

Blue Chip Publication Uses: Use of the Blue Chip publication(s) is restricted.  The Blue Chip publication(s) and the materials therein may only be used for internal management, reference and informational purposes (“Authorized Use”), including using portions of such materials (i) in internal documents, research papers, graphs and power-point presentations; (ii) in speeches to outside groups; (iii) in regulatory filings; and (iv) to create internal databases for research purposes only.  Except as expressly contemplated in the immediately preceding sentence or with the express prior written permission of an authorized representative of CCH, no such creations may be shared with or made available to third parties.  Any such use shall comply with all applicable conventions regarding copyright and source of material attribution.  Authorized Use expressly excludes, except to the extent permitted above, any other redistribution, retransmission, publication, transfer or commercial or other exploitation of the materials from the Blue Chip publication(s), in whole or in part, including as part of a services bureau, time-sharing or other similar arrangement or creating an archive of Blue Chip publication(s) materials or redistributing or sharing the Blue Chip publication(s) within your organization or entity unless such other individuals are also authorized users of the Blue Chip publication(s).  Subscribers may, however, print out copies of the materials from the Blue Chip publication(s) for an Authorized Use.   Subscribers are also prohibited from placing any PDF or Excel file containing the Blue Chip publication(s) materials or any portion of the Blue Chip publication(s) materials on any public viewing or shared website, or from emailing any PDF or Excel file containing the Blue Chip publication(s) materials or any portion of the Blue Chip publication(s) materials to any third party without CCH’s prior written consent.