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a) infringe on the intellectual property, trade secret, privacy, or publicity rights of others;
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d) be illegal or otherwise objectionable to The Post; or
e) include commercial advertisements or solicitations.
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(a) identification of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed;
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Our copyright agent for notice of claims of infringement on this website is:
Copyright Agent Legal Department The Washington Post 1150 15th Street NW Washington, DC 20071
You may also send claims to us by e-mail at email@example.com, or by fax to 202-334-5075. Please call 202-334-9266 for additional information relating to our process for claims of copyright infringement.
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