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Terms of Use

Please read these terms and conditions of use carefully before using this site.

By using this site, you signify your assent to these terms of use (the “Terms of Use”). If you do not agree to all of these Terms of Use, do not use this site! The content on this site is provided by The High Top Publishing LLC (“High Top Publishing”) and its affiliates, licensors and content providers.

High Top Publishing may revise and update these Terms of Use at any time. Your continued usage of this Site will mean you accept those changes. As used herein, the term “Site” refers to rd.com.

Use of Content

This Site and any and all content on or available throughout the Site, including without limitation, text, graphics, images, software, audio, video, information, data materials, products, and services (collectively, “Content”) is owned by High Top Publishing, its affiliates and licensors or content providers. High Top Publishing authorizes you to view or download on one computer a single copy of the material on this Site solely for your personal, noncommercial use if you include the following copyright notice: “Copyright © 2012, The High Top Publishing LLC and its affiliates, and licensors. All rights reserved.” and all other applicable copyright and proprietary rights notices that are contained in the Content. Any special rules for the use of certain software and other items provided on this Site may be included elsewhere within the Site and are incorporated into these Terms of Use by reference. The Content is protected by copyright under both United States and foreign laws and international treaties. Any use of the Content not expressly permitted by these Terms of Use is a breach of these Terms of Use and may violate copyright, trademark, and other laws or the rights of third parties. Content and features are subject to change or termination without notice in the editorial discretion of High Top Publishing. All rights not expressly granted herein are reserved to High Top Publishing and its affiliates and licensors. If you violate any of these Terms of Use, your permission to use the Content automatically terminates and you must immediately destroy any copies you have made of any portion of the Content.

Children’s Privacy

Limitation on Liability of High Top Publishing, Its Affiliates and Licensors
When using the Site, information will be transmitted using a medium that is beyond the control and jurisdiction of High Top Publishing and its suppliers. Accordingly, High Top Publishing assumes no liability for or relating to the delay, failure, interruption or corruption of any data or other information transmitted in connection with use of this Site.

This Site and the Content are provided on an “AS IS” basis. HIGH TOP PUBLISHING AND ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS, TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, STATUTORY OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT OF THIRD PARTIES’ RIGHTS, AND FITNESS FOR PARTICULAR PURPOSE. HIGH TOP PUBLISHING, ITS AFFILIATES, LICENSORS AND SUPPLIERS ALSO MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES AS TO WHETHER THE INFORMATION ACCESSIBLE VIA THIS SITE, OR ANY WEB SITE WITH WHICH IT IS LINKED, IS ACCURATE, COMPLETE, OR CURRENT. It is your responsibility to evaluate the accuracy and completeness of all information, opinions and other material on this Site or any Web site with which it is linked.

User Submissions

By voluntarily submitting information, communications, or content (including photos, videos, personal stories, anecdotes and jokes) (each, a “Submitted Item”) to this Site, you agree that such submissions are non-confidential for all purposes and you grant The High Top Publishing and its affiliates (“High Top Publishing”) an irrevocable, nonexclusive, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, fully sub-licensable, right and license to use, display, publicly perform, modify, reproduce, publish, distribute, modify, adapt, make derivative works of, sublicense and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit your Submitted Items and all copyright, trade secret, trademark or other intellectual property rights therein, in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed (including but not limited to print, film or electronic storage devices), without compensation of any kind to you or any third party, subject to such other terms and conditions as High Top Publishing may specify for particular submissions. The submission of any Submitted Item in no way creates any obligation or duty on the part of High Top Publishing to post or use such Submitted Item or, if we do so, to give you credit. Medical information that you submit in the process of registering with this Site will be kept confidential.

DMCA Notice

You agree that you will not upload or transmit any communications or content of any type that infringe or violate any rights of any party. It is the policy of High Top Publishing not to permit materials known by High Top Publishing to be infringing to remain on the Site. You should notify High Top Publishing promptly if you believe any materials on the Site, including advertisements, or materials available on or through links, frames, indexes and directories linked to this Site, infringe a third party copyright. Upon High Top Publishing’s receipt of a proper notice of claimed infringement under the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (the “DMCA”), High Top Publishing will respond expeditiously to remove, or disable access to, the material claimed to be infringing and will follow the procedures specified in the DMCA to resolve the claim between the notifying party and the alleged infringer who provided the content at issue.

It is the policy of High Top Publishing to terminate its contractual relationships regarding content with third parties who repeatedly infringe the copyrights of others.

Indemnity

You agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless High Top Publishing, its affiliates, licensors and suppliers, and the directors, officers, employees, agents, licensees, representatives and independent contractors of the foregoing from and against any claims, actions or demands, liabilities and settlements including without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, resulting from, or alleged to result from, your violation of these Terms of Use, your submissions to the Site, your violation of any rights of another, or your use of any content on or accessible through the Site.

Trademarks

The marks listed below and other names, trade names, logos, titles, designs and trademarks under which High Top Publishing and its affiliates do business are trademarks of High Top Publishing, its affiliates or licensors and are all proprietary to their respective owners. Except as may be specifically permitted in accordance with these Terms of Use, any use of such names, trade-names, logos, titles, designs and trademarks is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of their respective owners.

General

If any provision of these Terms of Use is found to be invalid by any court having competent jurisdiction, the invalidity of such provision shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions of these Terms of Use, which shall remain in full force and effect. No waiver of any of these Terms of Use shall be deemed a further or continuing waiver of such term or condition or any other term or condition. The following provisions survive the expiration or termination of these Terms of Use for any reason whatsoever: Limitation on Liability, User Submissions, Indemnity, General, Jurisdiction, and Complete Agreement.

Jurisdiction

High Top Publishing is based in California in the United States of America. High Top Publishing makes no claim that the Content is appropriate or may be downloaded outside of the United States. Access to and contact or input to the Content may not be legal by certain persons or in certain countries. If you access the Site from outside the United States, you do so at your own risk and are responsible for compliance with the laws of your jurisdiction.
You expressly agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute with High Top Publishing, or in any way relating to your use of the Site, resides in the courts of the State of California and you further agree and expressly consent to the exercise of personal jurisdiction in the courts of the State of California in connection with any such dispute, including any claim involving High Top Publishing and/or any of its affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, contractors, officers, directors, telecommunication providers and content providers.

These Terms of Use, the Site, and the use of information (including personally identifiable information) provided or accessible through the Site, are governed by the internal substantive laws of the State of California, without respect to its conflict of laws principles.
Complete Agreement

Except as expressly provided in a particular “legal notice” on the Site, these Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement between you and High Top Publishing with respect to the use of this Site, and Content. Your use of this Site is also subject to the High Top Publishing Privacy Policy.

Thank you for your cooperation. We hope you find this Site helpful and convenient to use. If you have questions or comments regarding this Site, please a letter to The High Top Publishing, 1525 Aviation Boulevard, #388, Redondo Beach, CA 90278. Attn: hightoppublishing.com.

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