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Interviews published on WhyDesign are original works and cannot be reproduced electronically, digitally, in printed or any other form, format, or media in whole or part without the explicit, written permission of WhyDesign/IDI, except in the cases outlined below under “fair use” rules as follows:

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  2. News reporting (i.e. summarizing an interview with brief quotations for use in a report)
  3. Research and scholarship (i.e. quoting or excerpting written content in a scholarly work)
  4. Nonprofit educational use (i.e. quoting or excerpting written content for use with students in a classroom setting)

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