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On this page you can:
  • subscribe to this query
    By subscribing, you will receive email (as frequently as you specify) of new activity in this query.
  • vote up or vote down queries and replies
    Voting is a generalized proxy for your assessment of the worth, quality, articulation, etc of a query or reply. Voting up a reply or query increases the reply/query author's mojo by one. After you vote, you have five minutes to undo it.
  • reply to the query or add a comment to the query or any reply
    A reply is a serious substantive response, worthy of addition to the knowledge being recorded for all of us here. Comments, simply, are for responses that are not replies (questions, clarifications, caveats, etc). You must scroll all the way down to add a reply; might as well read all of the replies on the way down. If you would like to include with your reply new legal text for others to edit, feel free to add a clause. Adding a reply gives you one mojo.
  • edit a clause (quick-reply)
    If you want to quickly add a reply that is an edit of another member's legal text, click the edit clause link on the clause you wish to edit, and you will be taken to the bottom of the page, with the text of the clause ready for your edits.
  • select best reply (if you are the author of the query)
    If you authored this query, be sure to select the reply that you believe is the best (and consider explaining why you selected this reply as best in a comment to that reply). You receive one mojo for doing so. The author of the reply you select as best will receive four mojo or the bounty award you posted for this query. You can change your mind up to three times for bounty queries, or as many times as you want for non-bounty queries. If you de-select a best reply, the reply author loses two mojo or the bounty mojo awarded, and you lose one mojo.
  • edit/update or delete query (if you are the query author)
    If you authored this query, you may edit it at any time, and delete it before a reply has been posted to it. Clauses may be edited only if no other member has redlined that clause. You may also add a bounty award or increase already-posted bounty, at any time (even after a reply has been posted).
  • edit replies and comments
    Replies and comments you posted can be edited at any time, and deleted if no other reply or comment has been posted after yours.
  • flag (ie complain about) a query, reply or comment
    Use as sparingly as appropriate given the circumstances.

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Redline allows you to subscribe to certain queries (so that you can follow new replies and comments that are posted to those queries), members (so that you can follow new queries made by that member) and tags (so that you can follow new queries that contain the tags that interest you). With subscriptions, you are notified via email of new activity corresponding to your subscriptions. So, for example, if you subscribe to the "intellectual property" tag, you will receive an email whenever a new query containing that tag is posted. All activity related to your subscriptions is displayed on your home page. Via the Settings page, or the "Manage your subscriptions" link on the Queries page, you can manage your subscriptions (including altering the timing of notification emails).