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The Publisher of International Journal of Scientific & Technology Research shall not take any accountability for the contents of articles published in the journal and all such liability shall lie with the authors only. The opinions expressed in the articles are exclusively of the author's only and the Publisher may not agree with such opinions in part or in full.

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  1. Authors retain copyright and grant the journal right of first publication with the work simultaneously licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution License that allows others to share the work with an acknowledgement of the work's authorship and initial publication in this journal.
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  5. Author will take the responsibility what so ever if any copyright infringement or any other violation of any law is done by publishing the research work by the author.


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  4. Use the illustrations and research data in their own future works.
  5. Use the article in course packs or compilation in the authors’ institution;
  6. Use the work for further research
  7. Present the work at meetings but avoid duplicate publication;
  8. Reuse all or part of the published manuscript in other works on condition that the original work and source is appropriately cited;
  9. Share the article on academic websites;
  10. Retain patent and trademark rights.


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(4) Conflict of interest is declared clearly in the manuscript.

(5) Nothing in the material is obscene, libellous, violates any right of privacy or infringes any intellectual property rights (including copyright, patent or trademark).

(6) If any Conflict arises that is author’s responsibility to resolve the dispute in any manner.


Copyright Infringement

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