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Limitation of Liability
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Kroll may elect to resolve any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Terms or our Site by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of New York, County of New York, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Either you or we may seek any interim or preliminary relief from a court of competent jurisdiction necessary to protect the rights or the property of you or us (or those of our affiliates and our clients), pending the completion of arbitration.
Our failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Terms shall not constitute a waiver of such right or provision.
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