Legal Schmegal

There’s always gotta be a ‘Legal’ so let’s do this!  We will try to keep this short and to the point.  Unless you got lost and are looking for directions, you came to Hollywood Hiccups looking for something relating to celebrity gossip or the like.  This site is here for your entertainment, so if you aren’t ‘feeling it’, we won’t force you to stay, leaving is only a click away.

None of the authors writing for Hollywood Hiccups will be held responsible for upsetting you with any of the gossip they report.  Hello!  It’s gossip!  Sometimes you might not like hearing about your favorite celeb having a lapse in judgement…. just don’t shoot the messenger!

If you feel that any of the photographs posted within Hollywood Hiccups are infringing on a copyright you own the rights to, please contact us and we will fix the problem promptly.

All Hollywood Hiccups banners, images, and logos are copyrighted and any ‘snatching’ will result in a face off with our legal team.

Alright, enough of this already.  Go munch on some gossip and enjoy your life.

-Nikki
Senior Editor

UPDATE: Here is the long version for the legal team out there….

THIS PAGE EXPLAINS:

  • Privacy Policy
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  • Comment Policy

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