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USE OF MATERIALS
This web site is owned and operated by The Publishers. No material from any of The Publishers Web Sites may be copied, reproduced, modified, republished, uploaded, posted, transmitted, reprinted or distributed in any way without the expressed written permission of The Publishers, except that you may download or print one copy of the materials on any single computer for your personal, noncommercial home use only, provided you keep intact all copyright and other proprietary notices. Modification of the materials or use of the materials for any other purpose is a violation of The Publishers copyright and other proprietary rights and may be subject to civil and/or criminal penalties.
PUBLIC FORUMS AND COMMUNICATION
"Public Forum" means a chat area, bulletin board, or e-mail function offered as part of any of The Publishers Web Sites. You shall not upload to, distribute through, or otherwise publish through any of The Publishers Web Sites any content which is libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, threatening, invasive of privacy or publicity rights, abusive, illegal, or otherwise objectionable that would constitute or encourage a criminal offense, violate the rights of any party, or that would otherwise give rise to liability or violates any law. Information, views and opinions expressed in Public Forums are the views of the person posting the message, do not necessarily reflect the views of The Publishers and are not endorsed, supported, encouraged, sanctioned, verified or agreed upon by The Publishers. The Publishers reserve the right to remove or edit content that we believe may be offensive to our audience and/or which violates our family-oriented standards. Please be advised that because of real-time circumstance, these materials may not always be able to be removed or edited in a timely fashion.
The Publishers are not responsible for any unsolicited e-mail you may receive as a result of participating in any Public Forum. The Publishers reserve the right to terminate your ability to access any of Public Forum for any reason and without notice.
By participating in any Public Forum, you represent that you have all necessary rights in the materials, communications, or other information that you have provided, transmitted or sent to the Public Forum. By uploading materials to any Public Forum or submitting any materials to us, you automatically grant (or warrant that the owner of such rights has expressly granted) The Publishers a perpetual, royalty-free, irrevocable, nonexclusive right and license to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and distribute such materials or incorporate such materials into any form, medium, or technology now known or later developed throughout the universe. In addition, you warrant that all so-called "moral rights" in those materials have been waived.
THE PUBLISHERS DO NOT ASSUME RESPONSIBILITY OR LIABILITY FOR THE MATERIALS FOUND IN ANY PUBLIC FORUM, NOR FOR ANY CLAIMS, DAMAGES OR LOSSES RESULTING FROM ANY USE OF ANY PUBLIC FORUM OR THE MATERIALS CONTAINED THEREIN.
THIRD PARTY PRODUCTS AND SERVICES
The Publishers are not responsible for examining or evaluating any products or services offered by any third parties whose icons, products, services or hyperlinks appear on our Web Sites. The Publishers make no representations, warranties or conditions regarding the offerings of any third party. Further, we do not assume any responsibility or liability for the actions of any third parties. You understand that the purchase, payment, warranty, guarantee, delivery, maintenance and all other matters concerning the merchandise, services or information ordered or received from a third party is solely between you and the third party. We do not endorse, warrant or guarantee such products, information or services and are not liable for the accuracy, completeness or usefulness of such information or the quality or availability of such products or services. You further understand that The Publishers will not be a party to or in any way be responsible for monitoring any transaction between you and a third party. Before purchasing goods or services from any third party, you should verify with the seller any and all information (particularly the price) that impacts your decision to make a purchase. You should use your best judgment and exercise caution when purchasing a product from a third party.
The Publishers are not involved in any actual transaction between any Web Site user and third party, nor are we the agent of either for any purpose. As such, we will not be involved in resolving any disputes between any Site user and third party relating to or arising out of any transaction between such parties. We urge Site users and third parties to cooperate with one another to resolve any such disputes.
Merchant and service availability, price and time-related information appearing on The Publishers Web Sites are subject to change. The Publishers is not responsible for any such changes and advises you to confirm all specific terms appearing on the The Publishers Web Sites before acting in reliance on such terms.
Third-party products and services represented on any of The Publishers Web Sites are not necessarily endorsed or recommended by The Publishers and The Publishers disclaims all responsibility regarding the performance or the use of third-party products and services.
The Publishers do not necessarily endorse or sanction the content or actions of Web Sites that are linked to or from The Publishers Web Sites.
THE MATERIALS IN THE PUBLISHERS WEB SITES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMISSIBLE PURSUANT TO APPLICABLE LAW, THE PUBLISHERS DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. THE PUBLISHERS DO NOT WARRANT THAT THE FUNCTIONS CONTAINED IN THE MATERIALS WILL BE UNINTERRUPTED OR ERROR-FREE, THAT DEFECTS WILL BE CORRECTED, OR THAT THE PUBLISHERS WEB SITES OR THE SERVERS THAT MAKES IT AVAILABLE ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. THE PUBLISHERS DO NOT WARRANT OR MAKE ANY REPRESENTATIONS REGARDING THE USE OR THE RESULTS OF THE USE OF THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE IN TERMS OF THEIR CORRECTNESS, ACCURACY, RELIABILITY, OR OTHERWISE. YOU (AND NOT THE PUBLISHERS) ASSUME THE ENTIRE COST OF ALL NECESSARY SERVICING, REPAIR, OR CORRECTION. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THE ABOVE EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. INDEMNITY AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY You agree to indemnify and hold The Publishers (and its officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives) harmless against all claims, liabilities, losses, penalties, expenses, damages and costs, including attorneys' fees, resulting from any violation of these Terms and Conditions of Use.
UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE, SHALL THE PUBLISHERS BE LIABLE FOR ANY SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES THAT RESULT FROM THE USE OF, OR THE INABILITY TO USE, THE MATERIALS IN THIS SITE, EVEN IF THE PUBLISHERS OR THE PUBLISHERS AUTHORIZED REPRESENTATIVE HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES. APPLICABLE LAW MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY OR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. IN NO EVENT SHALL THE PUBLISHERS TOTAL LIABILITY TO YOU FOR ALL DAMAGES, LOSSES, AND CAUSES OF ACTION (WHETHER IN CONTRACT, TORT (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, NEGLIGENCE), OR OTHERWISE) EXCEED THE AMOUNT PAID BY YOU, IF ANY, FOR ACCESSING THE PUBLISHERS WEB SITES.
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law. You agree that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to these terms shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Sutter County and you hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. If any provision of these terms shall be unlawful, void, or for any reason, then that provision shall be deemed severable from these terms and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining provisions. This is the entire agreement between you and The Publishers relating to the subject matter herein and shall not be modified except in writing, signed by both parties.
The above terms and policies may be subject to change; the result of any change will be reflected on these pages.
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