Terms and Conditions


ADVANCED LITHO PRINTING & BINDERY | TERMS AND CONDITIONS

LEGAL CLAIM
NOTICE: PLEASE READ THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS CAREFULLY. BY ACCESSING THIS WEBSITE, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED BELOW. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THE TERMS AND CONDITIONS STATED BELOW, PLEASE DO NOT ACCESS THIS WEBSITE. ADVANCED LITHO PRINTING & BINDERY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO CHANGE, MODIFY OR AMEND THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS WITHOUT NOTICE.

INDEMNITY
You agree to indemnify and hold Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery, affiliate companies and their respective officers harmless from any and all claims, including reasonable attorney's fees arising out of your breach of any of these Terms and Conditions or in connection with your use of this site.

You agree that you shall indemnify and defend Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery, all parties from whom Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery has licensed portions of content, and their directors, officers and employees against all claims, liability, damages, costs and expenses, including reasonable legal fees and expenses arising out of or related to (i) your breach of these Terms of Use or (ii) any suit, claim or demand arising from or relating to any text, photograph, image, graphic or other material you incorporated into products.

COPYRIGHT
Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery and all of its content are protected by copyright laws of the United States and international treaty provisions. It is strictly prohibited to redistribute, copy or republish any of the material contained on the Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery website and/or its subsidiaries (referred to herein as Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery) or the copyrighted property of parties from whom Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery has licensed such property.

Copyright laws also pertain to the content you submit to Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery. You cannot use unlicensed copyrighted materials from photographers, artists, publishers, composers, writers and other authors of original works. You may not place or reproduce any trademarks, service marks or logos that are not owned by you or licensed to you onto materials and merchandise to be printed via the Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery service. Words names, and designs used to identify services or products are considered trademarks, service marks and/or logos. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will not assume the responsibility of checking the content of its clients’ submitted materials for copyright violations. Therefore, Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will not be held accountable for any illegal use of copyrighted material by its clients. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery reserves the right to refuse any job that contains explicit language or pornography on printed materials and merchandise.

CUSTOMER CONTENT
You understand that all information, data, text, photographs, graphics, messages or other materials are the sole responsibility of the person from whom such content originated. This means that you, not Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery are entirely responsible for all content that you use from Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery or send, upload, post or transmit via the service.

Recognizing the global nature of the Internet, you agree to comply with all local rules regarding online conduct and acceptable content. You agree to not use the service to send, upload, post or otherwise transmit any content that contains (i) child pornography or anything indecent, obscene, lewd, lascivious, filthy or vile; (ii) a threat to kidnap or injure a person, a threat to injure the personal property or reputation of another person, a threat to accuse any person of a crime, a threat to inform another that a person has violated any law of the United States or a threat of blackmail; (iii) any matter advocating or urging treason, insurrection or forcible resistance to any law of the United States; (iv) any defamatory remarks directed at any other person or company; or (v) any content that infringes the intellectual property rights or other proprietary rights of Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery or any third party.

Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery does not control the content posted by customers and does not guarantee the accuracy, integrity or quality of the content. Under no circumstances will Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery be liable to you in any way for any content you might be exposed to that you might find offensive, indecent or objectionable. Products and services are provided for your personal use only. You agree to abide by these terms of service and not to use these products and services or related messages for any unsolicited or unauthorized advertising, promotional materials, junk mail, spam, chain letters, pyramid schemes or any other form of solicitation.

You agree that you are responsible for protecting your password and controlling access to any registered account with Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery. You agree that you will be responsible for all orders placed or other actions taken through your registered account.

You acknowledge that Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery does not pre-screen content, but Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery and its affiliates shall have the right (but not the obligation) in their sole discretion to remove any content that violates the terms of service or might otherwise be objectionable. You further acknowledge and agree that Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery may preserve content and may disclose content if required to do so by law or in the good faith belief that such preservation or disclosure is reasonably necessary to: (a) comply with legal process; (b) enforce the terms of service; (c) respond to claims that the content violates the rights of third parties; or (d) protect the rights, property or personal safety of Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery, its users and the public.

GOVERNING LAW
Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is based in Lake Forest, California, and all transactions take place on Advanced Litho Printing dedicated offsite servers. Any legal action or proceeding relating to or arising from your access to or use of this site shall be instituted in Lake Forest, Calif. You agree to submit to the jurisdiction of Lake Forest, Calif., courts and agree that venue in these courts is proper in any such legal action or proceeding.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
In no event shall Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery, its licensors, suppliers or vendors, or their officers, directors, employees or agents be liable for any special, incidental, indirect or consequential damages of any kind or any damages whatsoever resulting from loss of use, data or profits, whether or not Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery has been advised of possibility of the damage arising out of or in connection with the use or performance of the site or of failure to provide services that you order from Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery or its affiliates, including, without limitation, damages arising from mistake, omission, virus, delay or interruption of service. In no event shall Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery be liable or responsible for any damages or consequences arising from or related to your inappropriate or unauthorized use of the site or its content.

Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery reserves the right to refuse service to any party for any reason it deems fit.

CUSTOMER-SUBMITTED ARTWORK OR GRAPHICS
All artwork, designs and images must be provided in CMYK format, except for 1 and 2 color PMS letterhead and envelopes. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not responsible for color shift that occurs in conversions from RGB to CMYK color modes.

All artwork, designs and images must be provided in minimum of 300 DPI and CMYK color mode. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not responsible for images printed as fuzzy, distorted or pixilated due to customer-provided artwork.

Items except for background images be at least 1/8-inch from the trim line. Items falling closer to the trim line might be cut off. Please refer to Artwork & Upload requirements.

Additional fees might apply for the files larger than 30MB.

COLOR PROOFING AND MATCHING
Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not liable for color matching or ink density on screen proofs approved by the customers. Screen proofs will predict design layout, text accuracy, image proportion and placement, but not color or density.

Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will try its best to match the gradient density of each color. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not liable for the final appearance of a color.

Application of UV coating might affect or change the appearance of the printed colors. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not liable for the final color appearance of a UV product(s).

ORDER APPROVAL
Customer is fully responsible for final proof and layout approval prior to the printing process.

Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not liable for errors in a final product caused by any of the following: misspelling, graphics, bleeds, grammar, damaged fonts, punctuation, wrong cuts, incorrect or missing folds, finished product size or wrong cuts.

On orders placed with the NO PROOF option, no changes may be made to the order after submission. This includes changes to bindery and shipping.

By submitting orders to Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery, I agree to the following terms: I have verified that spelling and content are correct. I am satisfied with the document layout. I understand that my document will print as it appears and that I assume all responsibility for typographical errors.

If you need to make changes to your artwork after receiving your proof, please resubmit your files. Additional charges might apply for artwork.

ORDER CANCELLATION
Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will be happy to help you cancel your order prior to approval. Cancellation charges depend on the stage of the order. If job is cancelled, any labor hours (proof, graphic design, etc.) or administrative fees (credit card fees, etc.) will be subtracted from your refund. Once the order has been placed successfully, no refunds will be issued for the logo or graphic design services.

NO CANCELLATIONS ON ORDERS PLACED WITH A “NO PROOF” OPTION AFTER THEY HAVE BEEN UPLOADED.

RETURNS AND REFUNDS
Customer orders have no re-sale value because each order is unique. Therefore, ALL SALES ARE FINAL. If we verify that Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery made an error, we will re-print the order. No refunds or credit.

Customer must notify Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery within six business days of order acceptance of any defects discovered in the ordered product. In order to receive replacement, customer must return 100% of the received product within 15 days (at customers expense) of when the ordered product delivery was taken.

All charges related to expedite printing (rush printing or shipping) are NOT REFUNDABLE, including on orders returned for any reason. All orders that are being returned must be shipped at customer’s own expense.

ORDER SHIPPING AND DELIVERY
Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will always act to make sure any production difficulties do not delay delivery schedules. In no case shall Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery be liable for any consequences or damages resulting from any delay in shipment or delivery.

All Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery customers agree not to hold Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery liable for delays in shipments caused by weather conditions, shipping company delays, international customs issues or any other circumstances beyond Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery’s direct control. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery shipment and delivery dates are calculated based upon estimates provided by our suppliers.

Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will always act to make sure delivery schedules are met. However, unexpected equipment failure, malfunction and or technical problems might delay the printing process. In case of delay caused by technical difficulty, rush charges/fees will be refunded or waived where applicable. However, technical difficulty will not be the grounds for order cancellation.

SHIPPING ERRORS AND LOST PACKAGES
Lost or damaged claims can only be filed for shipments within 30 days of package shipment. Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery is not responsible for third-party shipping errors, omissions or damaged shipments.

CUSTOMER-SUPPLIED INCORRECT ADDRESS
When a package is not delivered due to an error made by the customer in submitting the proper shipping address, Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery will re-ship the package with corrected address and charge an additional shipping fee for the shipment.

TAX EXEMPTION
There are three ways to be tax-exempt:
  1. You have a re-sale certificate on file with Advanced Litho Printing & Bindery.
  2. Your order is processed and mailed from our facility.
  3. Your order is shipped directly to a mail house, and a printed sales message sales tax exemption certificate is faxed to our facility with the order number on it. We reserve the right to refuse service without disclosing a reason.


All prices are subject to change.