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In the event that HGI lists a product at an incorrect price due to typographical error or systems error, HGI shall have the right to refuse or cancel any orders placed for products listed at the incorrect price. HGI shall have the right to refuse or cancel any such orders whether or not the order has been confirmed and your credit card charged. If your credit card has already been charged for the purchase and your order is canceled, HGI will issue a credit to your credit card account in the amount of the incorrect price.
HGI has done its best to accurately display the colors of the products shown on its website. However, we cannot guarantee that your monitor's display of any color will be accurate.
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Limitation of Liability
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Notice for Claims of Copyright Infringement
If you are a copyright owner or agent thereof and believe that content posted on the site by a HGI user infringes upon your copyright, please submit notice, pursuant to the Digital Millennium Copyright Act (17 U.S.C. § 512(c)) to HGI with the following information: (a) an electronic or physical signature of the person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the copyright; (b) a description of the copyrighted work that you claim has been infringed; (c) the URL of the location on our website containing the material that you claim is infringing; (d) your address, telephone number, and email address; (e) a statement by you that you have a good faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; and (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the above information in your notice is accurate and that you are the copyright owner or authorized to act on the copyright owner's behalf.
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