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iCan Systems Inc. and Smartsettle Resolutions Inc. (ICANS) hereby gives permission to you to copy for educational purposes any information displayed on any website where this notice legitimately resides (Website). It must be clear on the copy that the information came from Smartsettle. You may not copy any parts of the Smartsettle process for negotiation (e.g., Visual Blind Bidding) for implementation in a system that competes with the Smartsettle eNegotiation system.

If you have a Smartsettle ONE sandbox account you may use it for educational purposes only, not for any live cases where the outcome is intended to be binding. 

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Updated on August 17, 2021

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