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Use of the term "Amstar" on the Site
Except as otherwise noted, the term "Amstar" as used throughout this Site refers collectively to Amstar Group, LLC and Amstar Global Partners Ltd. Amstar Group, LLC was formed in 1987 to invest and manage the real estate allocation of a large family office client. In 2007, Amstar Group began expanding its capital base through Amstar Global Partners, as Amstar diversified its investment activities outside the United States.
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Limitation of Liability
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Global Dealing Restrictions
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In the event any of the terms or provisions of these terms and conditions shall be held to be unlawful, void or for any reason unenforceable, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. The preceding terms and conditions represent the entire agreement between Amstar and its affiliates, on the one hand, and you, on the other, relating to the subject matter hereof.
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