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12. ENTIRE AGREEMENT
We may revise these Terms from time to time, the most current version will always available on John C. Laurence Law. If the revision, in our sole discretion, is material we will notify you using the contact information you have provided us. By continuing to access or use John C. Laurence Law after those revisions become effective, you agree to be bound by the revised Terms.
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