Terms and Conditions
Agreement Between User and Letcetera Ltd.
The www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com website (the “Site”) is comprised of various web pages operated by Letcetera, Ltd. Letcetera Publishing and Letcetera Graphic Design is offered to you conditioned on your acceptance without modification of the terms, conditions, and notices contained herein (the “Terms”). Your use of www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com constitutes your agreement to all such Terms. Please read these terms carefully, and keep a copy of them for your reference.
Letcetera Publishing is an paperback and ebook (“software”) design, development and consulting company that offers a wide range of book-related services including, but not limited to, paperback and ebook, design and development, and printing services. Letcetera Graphic Design is a graphic design agency and printing consultant. You may view a current offering of services at www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com. Letcetera, Ltd. reserves the right to add, modify or alter such services at any time and without prior notice.
You may cancel your project at any time after it has been booked to our schedule. Any deposits paid by you are non-refundable and additional fees for any and all completed work to date may be due at the time of cancellation. Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions regarding this policy.
Visiting www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com, transmitting documents or sending emails to Letcetera, Ltd. constitutes electronic communications. You consent to receive electronic communications and you agree that all agreements, notices, disclosures and other communications that we provide to you electronically, via email and on the Site, satisfy any legal requirement that such communications be in writing.
By uploading, emailing or mailing Letcetera, Ltd. any documents (“Content”), including but not limited to, word processing files, facsimiles, images, books, and other Content, printed or electronic, you acknowledge that you are granting Letcetera, Ltd. a limited license to examine and use the Content for the purposes of providing an estimate of work and/or to perform work-for-hire. Letcetera, Ltd. will make every reasonable effort to properly secure the Content while it is in its possession. However not all security measures are failsafe and the risk for compromise may exist. This limited license does not grant Letcetera, Ltd. the right to sell or otherwise distribute your Content without your express consent to do so. By agreeing to transmit or send Letcetera, Ltd. your Content you agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Letcetera, Ltd., its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of any security breach or catastrophic event, including but not limited to computer hardware or software failure, that may occur.
Letcetera, Ltd. does not knowingly collect, either online or offline, personal information from persons under the age of eighteen (18). If you are under 18, you may use www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com only with permission of a parent or guardian.
Links to third party sites/Third party services
www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com may contain links to other websites (“Linked Sites”). The Linked Sites are not under the control of Letcetera, Ltd. and Letcetera, Ltd. is not responsible for the contents of any Linked Site, including without limitation any link contained in a Linked Site, or any changes or updates to a Linked Site. Letcetera, Ltd. is providing these links to you only as a convenience, and the inclusion of any link does not imply endorsement by Letcetera, Ltd. of the site or any association with its operators.
Certain services made available via www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com are delivered by third party sites and organizations. By using any product, service or functionality originating from the www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com domain, you hereby acknowledge and consent that Letcetera, Ltd. may share such information and data with any third party with whom Letcetera, Ltd. has a contractual relationship to provide the requested product, service or functionality on behalf of www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com users and customers.
Rights and Intellectual Property
Should you engage Letcetera Publishing to create eBooks and/or print-ready files pursuant to the Services described above, Your and Letcetera Publishing rights with respect to the Services and the Work produced by Letcetera Publishing for You are defined as follows:
COPYRIGHT: The copyright in the Work shall belong to you or the party that you cite as the copyright holder. You are solely responsible for filing for any copyrights and any other intellectual property with the appropriate governmental body. It is your responsibility to provide a copyright notice on the copyright page or some other prominent place in the Work.
OWNERSHIP: You acknowledge and agree that the Letcetera Publishing, Kathryn McBride and Letcetera Graphic Design Web Sites, services, native files, and processes are proprietary to Letcetera, Ltd. and that the finished Work is proprietary to you.
FORMATS: You shall submit the Work as a PDF, Microsoft Word document (.doc or .docks), InDesign file, print book, or other formats as allowed by Letcetera, Ltd. Letcetera, Ltd. shall utilize its proprietary technology and staff to convert the book into multiple eBook formats or other pieces as is requested and stipulated in the project Quote. Due to the technical nature of the Letcetera Publishing system, we require that you submit files to Letcetera Publishing in specific formats and subject to certain content specifications which must be followed.
SOFTWARE: Please note that all software programming, including without limitation all scripts, widgets, tools, HTML and other code contained in the Letcetera Publishing Web Site or used in the eBook or print-ready book development process (collectively, Software), is owned by Letcetera, Ltd. and/or its Licensors and is protected by copyright laws and other intellectual property laws, as well as international treaty provisions. Any unauthorized access to, reproduction, redistribution, publication, display or other use of the Software is expressly prohibited by law and may result in severe civil and/or criminal penalties. Violators will be prosecuted to the maximum extent possible.
The Service is controlled, operated and administered by Letcetera, Ltd. from our offices within the USA. If you access the Service from a location outside the USA, you are responsible for compliance with all local laws. You agree that you will not use Letcetera, Ltd. Content accessed through www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com in any country or in any manner prohibited by any applicable laws, restrictions or regulations.
You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless Letcetera, Ltd., its officers, directors, employees, agents and third parties, for any losses, costs, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) relating to or arising out of your use of or inability to use the Site or services, any user postings made by you, your violation of any terms of this Agreement or your violation of any rights of a third party, or your violation of any applicable laws, rules or regulations. Letcetera, Ltd. reserves the right, at its own cost, to assume the exclusive defense and control of any matter otherwise subject to indemnification by you, in which event you will fully cooperate with Letcetera, Ltd. in asserting any available defenses.
THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, AND SERVICES INCLUDED IN OR AVAILABLE THROUGH THE SITE MAY INCLUDE INACCURACIES OR TYPOGRAPHICAL ERRORS. CHANGES ARE PERIODICALLY ADDED TO THE INFORMATION HEREIN. LETCETERA, LTD. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAY MAKE IMPROVEMENTS AND/OR CHANGES IN THE SITE AT ANY TIME.
LETCETERA, LTD. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS MAKE NO REPRESENTATIONS ABOUT THE SUITABILITY, RELIABILITY, AVAILABILITY, TIMELINESS, AND ACCURACY OF THE INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS CONTAINED ON THE SITE FOR ANY PURPOSE. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW, ALL SUCH INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND. LETCETERA, LTD. AND/OR ITS SUPPLIERS HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS WITH REGARD TO THIS INFORMATION, SOFTWARE, PRODUCTS, SERVICES AND RELATED GRAPHICS, INCLUDING ALL IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Termination/Access Eestriction/Right of Refusal
Letcetera, Ltd. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate your access to the Site and the related services or any portion thereof at any time, without notice. To the maximum extent permitted by law, this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois and you hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of courts in Illinois in all disputes arising out of or relating to the use of the Site. Use of the Site is unauthorized in any jurisdiction that does not give effect to all provisions of these terms, including, without limitation, this section.
You agree that no joint venture, partnership, employment, or agency relationship exists between you and Letcetera, Ltd. as a result of this agreement or use of the Site. Letcetera, Ltd.’s performance of this agreement is subject to existing laws and legal process, and nothing contained in this agreement is in derogation of Letcetera, Ltd.’s right to comply with governmental, court and law enforcement requests or requirements relating to your use of the Site or information provided to or gathered by Letcetera, Ltd. with respect to such use. If any part of this agreement is determined to be invalid or unenforceable pursuant to applicable law including, but not limited to, the warranty disclaimers and liability limitations set forth above, then the invalid or unenforceable provision will be deemed superseded by a valid, enforceable provision that most closely matches the intent of the original provision and the remainder of the agreement shall continue in effect.
Unless otherwise specified herein, this agreement constitutes the entire agreement between the user and Letcetera, Ltd. with respect to the Site and it supersedes all prior or contemporaneous communications and proposals, whether electronic, oral or written, between the user and Letcetera, Ltd. with respect to the Site. A printed version of this agreement and of any notice given in electronic form shall be admissible in judicial or administrative proceedings based upon or relating to this agreement to the same extent and subject to the same conditions as other business documents and records originally generated and maintained in printed form. It is the express wish to the parties that this agreement and all related documents be written in English.
Letcetera, Ltd. is a family-friendly publishing and graphic design company and reserves the right to refuse service to any individual or company wishing to produce a product that does not follow these guidelines: use of pornography; derogatory language or imagery; gratuitous use of violent content or expletives; occult content; libelous, slanderous or blasphemous content; and anything that would be considered illegal or unethical is refused.
Changes to Terms
Letcetera, Ltd. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change the Terms under which www.letceterapublishing.com, www.kathrynmcbride.com and www.letceteradesign.com is offered. The most current version of the Terms will supersede all previous versions. Letcetera, Ltd. encourages you to periodically review the Terms to stay informed of our updates.
Letcetera, Ltd. welcomes your questions or comments regarding the Terms:
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Effective as of April 1, 2015