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You're free to view and enjoy any or all of the material you find here for your own private consumption, of course. However, as you know (or should), copyright still pertains in cyberspace. All the images and texts you find here are presented by permission of their authors and makers, and are copyrighted by them, or otherwise as indicated. (For our comprehensive site copyright notice and advisory, see below.) Most of them will gladly arrange with you for other usages of their material, if you'll simply show them the courtesy of asking their permission in turn. Those who generate our newsletters should be contacted directly, at their addresses, for licensed re-use of their material; for reprint rights to the Café's own material (such as our Op-Ed Page editorials), contact us at the E-mail address below, or at POB 40078, Staten Island, NY 10304-0002 USA; T./F. (718) 447-3091.

Legal Notice and Copyright Information for The Nearby Café website


The Nearby Café is a project of A. D. Coleman and CODA Enterprises. This includes all of the Café's sections and subsections, specifically, the entirety of the site posted under the URL and domain name All images and texts posted at this website, and all design elements thereof, are copyrighted © A. D. Coleman/CODA Enterprises ©1995-2002, or by the Café's other content providers, unless otherwise indicated. All rights reserved. These texts and artworks are protected under international copyright laws, and all copyrights are reserved by the authors and artists. Reproduction or retransmission of these images and texts in any form, format, or variation is strictly prohibited.

None of these materials may be copied or used for any purpose without permission, including computer printing, reproducing, explicit disk storage, email or any type of further internet or intranet conveyance.

Violators will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.

For general information about copyright law and issues of copyright infringement, please see:

For specific or detailed questions about copyright law, consult a copyright lawyer. We at the Café will be glad to identify the copyright holder of any material posted here, to provide you with contact information for reaching that party, and -- in many cases -- to assist you directly in licensing usages thereof. Simply email us at rights&, giving the title and URL of the material in question and explaining your proposed usage thereof.

Without such permission, you may not distribute any copies of the materials herein, in either electronic or printed form, and you may not make any commercial usage of these texts or images, or alter or modify them in any way.

Please respect the rights of all the authors and artists who contribute to this website, so that we may continue to share our work with you and others over the Internet.

Content and Liability Disclaimer

Neither A. D. Coleman nor CODA Enterprises shall be responsible for any errors or omissions contained in this website, save for the obligation to correct any errors proven as such. We reserve the right to make changes to any and all posted material without notice. Accordingly, all information is provided "as is."

A. D. Coleman and CODA Enterprises disclaim all warranties with regard to the information provided at this website, including any implied warranties. However, A. D. Coleman and CODA Enterprises certify that to the best of their knowledge none of the material posted here violates the copyright or other proprietary rights of anyone, and that to the best of their knowledge it contains no libel or slander.

In no event shall A. D. Coleman or CODA Enterprises be liable for any damages whatsoever, and shall not be liable for special, indirect, consequential, or incidental damages, or damages for lost profits, loss of revenue, or loss of use, arising out of or related to any information contained in this website, whether such damages arise in contract, negligence, tort, under statute, in equity, at law or otherwise.


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