Terms & Conditions Overview
This website is operated by
TOPS Knives. Throughout the site, the terms “we”, “us” and “our” refer to TOPS Knives. TOPS Knives offers this website, including all information, tools and services available from this site to you, the user, conditioned upon your acceptance of all terms, conditions, policies and notices stated here.
TOPS Knives and its associates provide their services to you subject to the following conditions. If you visit or shop within this website, you accept these conditions. Please read them carefully.
YOU MUST BE 18 OR OLDER TO ORDER FROM TOPS Knives.com
TOPS Knives sells knives and related merchandise (collectively, the "Merchandise") only to individuals who can legally purchase and own such items in the particular jurisdiction where they reside. Your purchase of TOPS Knives Merchandise, whether in person, by telephone, by mail, by fax, or over the Internet, legally binds you and your heirs, assigns, transferees, and personal representatives as follows:
RELEASE, ASSUMPTION OF RISK, AND WAIVER OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNITY AGREEMENT
When you order and purchase Merchandise from
TOPS Knives, you represent that you are of legal age to purchase the Merchandise ordered and that the Merchandise can be purchased and owned in your country, state, county, and/or city of residence. By offering Merchandise for sale, TOPS Knives does not represent or warrant that any specific purchaser may legally purchase, own, or possess the Merchandise ordered. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS! Knives and related TOPS Knives Merchandise may be dangerous, even deadly, if used improperly, negligently, and/or illegally. When you purchase Merchandise from TOPS Knives, you agree that you will use the purchased Merchandise in a safe and legal manner, consistent with all applicable laws, recognized safety rules, and good common sense. You further agree that you will train and supervise minors in the use of TOPS Knives Merchandise and that you will take such steps as may be reasonably necessary or required by applicable law to keep TOPS Knives Merchandise out of the hands of minors and untrained and/ or immature individuals. When you purchase Merchandise from TOPS Knives, you agree to assume all risks related to and/or arising from your ownership and use of the Merchandise and agree to indemnify and hold TOPS Knives harmless from any and all claims brought by any person or entity against TOPS Knives related to and/or arising from your ownership and/or use of the Merchandise.
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When you visit
TOPS Knives.com or send e-mails to us, you are communicating with us electronically. You consent to receive communications from us electronically. We will communicate with you by e-mail or by posting notices on this site. You agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
All content included on this site, such as text, graphics, logos, button icons, images, audio clips, digital downloads, data compilations, and software, is the property of
TOPS Knives or its content suppliers and protected by United States and international copyright laws. The compilation of all content on this site is the exclusive property of TOPS Knives
TOPS Knives trademarks and trade dress may not be used in connection with any product or service that is not TOPS Knives, in any manner that is likely to cause confusion among customers, or in any manner that disparages or discredits TOPS Knives. All other trademarks not owned by TOPS Knives or its subsidiaries that appear on this site are the property of their respective owners, who may or may not be affiliated with, connected to, or sponsored by TOPS Knives or its subsidiaries.
LICENSE AND SITE ACCESS
TOPS Knives grants you a limited license to access and make personal use of this site and not to download (other than page caching) or modify it, or any portion of it, except with express written consent of TOPS Knives. This license does not include any resale or commercial use of this site or its contents: any collection and use of any product listings, descriptions, or prices: any derivative use of this site or its contents: any downloading or copying of account information for the benefit of another merchant: or any use of data mining, robots, or similar data gathering and extraction tools. This site or any portion of this site may not be reproduced, duplicated, copied, sold, resold, visited, or otherwise exploited for any commercial purpose without express written consent of TOPS Knives. You may not frame or utilize framing techniques to enclose any trademark, logo, or other proprietary information (including images, text, page layout, or form) of TOPS Knives and our associates without express written consent. You may not use any meta tags or any other "hidden text" utilizing TOPS Knives name or trademarks without the express written consent of TOPS Knives. Any unauthorized use terminates the permission or license granted by TOPS Knives. You are granted a limited, revocable, and nonexclusive right to create a hyperlink to the home page of TOPS Knives so long as the link does not portray TOPS Knives, its associates, or their products or services in a false, misleading, derogatory, or otherwise offensive matter. You may not use any TOPS Knives logo or other proprietary graphic or trademark as part of the link without express written permission.
YOUR MEMBERSHIP ACCOUNT
If you use this site, you are responsible for maintaining the confidentiality of your account and password and for restricting access to your computer, and you agree to accept responsibility for all activities that occur under your account or password. If you are under 18, you may use our website only with involvement of a parent or guardian.
TOPS Knives and its associates reserve the right to refuse service, terminate accounts, remove or edit content, or cancel orders in their sole discretion.
REVIEWS, COMMENTS, EMAILS, AND OTHER CONTENT
Visitors may post reviews, comments, and other content: and submit suggestions, ideas, comments, questions, or other information, so long as the content is not illegal, obscene, threatening, defamatory, invasive of privacy, infringing of intellectual property rights, or otherwise injurious to third parties or objectionable and does not consist of or contain software viruses, political campaigning, commercial solicitation, chain letters, mass mailings, or any form of "spam." You may not use a false e-mail address, impersonate any person or entity, or otherwise mislead as to the origin of a card or other content.
TOPS Knives reserves the right (but not the obligation) to remove or edit such content, but does not regularly review posted content. If you do post content or submit material, and unless we indicate otherwise, you grant TOPS Knives and its associates a nonexclusive, royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, and fully sublicensable right to use, reproduce, modify, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from, distribute, and display such content throughout the world in any media. You grant TOPS Knives and its associates and sublicensees the right to use the name that you submit in connection with such content, if they choose. You represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control all of the rights to the content that you post: that the content is accurate: that use of the content you supply does not violate this policy and will not cause injury to any person or entity: and that you will indemnify TOPS Knives or its associates for all claims resulting from content you supply. TOPS Knives has the right but not the obligation to monitor and edit or remove any activity or content. TOPS Knives takes no responsibility and assumes no liability for any content posted by you or any third party.
RISK OF LOSS
All items purchased from
TOPS Knives.com are made pursuant to a shipment contract. This basically means that the risk of loss and title for such items pass to you upon our delivery to the carrier.
TOPS Knives and its associates attempt to be as accurate as possible. However, TOPS Knives does not warrant that product descriptions or other content of this site is accurate, complete, reliable, current, or error-free. If a product offered by TOPS Knives itself is not as described, your sole remedy is to return it in unused condition.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
THIS SITE IS PROVIDED BY
TOPS Knives ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE" BASIS. TOPS Knives.com MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE OPERATION OF THIS SITE OR THE INFORMATION, CONTENT, MATERIALS, OR PRODUCTS INCLUDED ON THIS SITE. YOU EXPRESSLY AGREE THAT YOUR USE OF THIS SITE IS AT YOUR SOLE RISK. TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMISSIBLE BY APPLICABLE LAW, TOPS Knives DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. TOPS Knives DOES NOT WARRANT THAT THIS SITE, ITS SERVERS, OR E-MAIL SENT FROM TOPS Knives ARE FREE OF VIRUSES OR OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENTS. TOPS Knives WILL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM THE USE OF THIS SITE, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, PUNITIVE, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
TOPS Knives.com, you agree that the laws of the state of Idaho, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Conditions of Use and any dispute of any sort that might arise between you and TOPS Knives or its associates.
Any dispute relating in any way to your visit to
TOPS Knives.com or to products you purchase through TOPS Knives.com shall be submitted to confidential arbitration in Idaho, except that, to the extent you have in any manner violated or threatened to violate TOPS Knives intellectual property rights, TOPS Knives may seek injunctive or other appropriate relief in any state or federal court in the state of Idaho, and you consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in such courts. Arbitration under this agreement shall be conducted under the rules then prevailing of the American Arbitration Association. The arbitrators award shall be binding and may be entered as a judgment in any court of competent jurisdiction. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, no arbitration under this Agreement shall be joined to an arbitration involving any other party subject to this Agreement, whether through class arbitration proceedings or otherwise.
SITE POLICIES, MODIFICATION, AND SEVERABILITY
Please review our other policies, such as our Shipping and Returns policy, posted on this site. These policies also govern your visit to
TOPS Knives.com. We reserve the right to make changes to our site, policies, and these Conditions of Use at any time. If any of these conditions shall be deemed invalid, void, or for any reason unenforceable, that condition shall be deemed severable and shall not affect the validity and enforceability of any remaining condition. QUESTIONS
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