Rule 13.1

These Internal Rules may be changed at any time, by decision of the Board.

Rule 13.2

Any Internal Rule which contradicts or violates the Articles of Association shall be invalid and of no effect.

Rule 13.3

In the event that any Internal Rule of the Association is found by any court or other authority of competent jurisdiction to be invalid, unlawful or illegal for any reason, that rule shall apply with the minimum modification necessary to make it valid, lawful or legal and the Board shall adopt such modified rule(s) in a new version of these Internal Rules, which should be prepared as soon as reasonably practicable. In the event that an Internal Rule cannot be modified to be valid, lawful, or legal, that Internal Rule shall be of no effect.

Rule 13.4

New versions of these Internal Rules shall be provided to Members and Partners of the Association as soon as reasonably practicable after their adoption by the Board. New versions shall come into effect 30 days after their adoption.

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