Terms & Conditions
Last updated: (09/01/2016)

In General

The Website http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com (the “Website”) is owned and operated by Æ Academic Publishing (“us”, “we”, or “our”), with its imprint(s). The present document governs the user’s relationship with http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com (“Website”). Access to and use of this Website and the products and services available through this Website (collectively, the “Services“) are subject to the following terms, conditions and notices (the “Terms of Use“).

By using the Services, the user agrees to all of the Terms of Use, inclusive of any further changes. It is the returning user’s responsibility to monitor for any further changes.

Access to this Website is permitted on a temporary basis, and we reserve the right to withdraw or amend the Services without notice. We will not be liable if for any reason this Website is unavailable at any time or for any period. Periodically, we may restrict access to some parts or all of this Website.

This Website may contain links to external websites (the “Linked Sites”), not operated by http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com. Æ Academic Publishing has no control over the Linked Sites and accepts no responsibility for them or for any loss or damage that may arise from their use. The use of the Linked Sites shall be subject to the terms of use and service contained within each such site.

Privacy Policy

Our privacy policy, which defines our use of the user’s information, can be found at Privacy Policy. By using this Website, the user consents to the processing described therein and warrant that all data provided by the user is accurate.

Prohibitions

The user must not misuse this Website. In particular, the user will not: commit or encourage a criminal offense; transmit or distribute a virus, trojan, worm, logic bomb or any other material which is malicious, technologically harmful, in breach of confidence, or in any way offensive or obscene; hack into any aspect of the Service; corrupt data; cause annoyance to other users; infringe upon the rights of any other person’s proprietary rights; send any unsolicited advertising or promotional material, commonly referred to as “spam”; or attempt to affect the performance or functionality of any computer facilities of or accessed through this Website. Breaching this provision would constitute a criminal offense and http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com will report any such breach to the relevant law enforcement authorities and disclose the user’s identity to them.

We will not be liable for any loss or damage caused by a distributed denial­of­service attack, viruses or other technologically harmful material that may infect the user’s computer equipment, computer programs, data or other proprietary material due to the user’s use of this Website or to the user’s downloading of any material posted on it, or on any website linked to it.

Intellectual Property, Software and Content

The intellectual property rights in all software and content (including photographic images) made available to the user on or through this Website remain the property of Æ Academic Publishing or its licensors and as such are protected by global copyright laws and treaties. All such rights are reserved by Æ Academic Publishing and its licensors.

The user may store, print and display the content supplied solely for the user’s own personal use. The user is not permitted to publish, manipulate, distribute or otherwise reproduce, in any format or form, any of the content, or copies of the content supplied to the user or published on the Website. Nor may the user use any such content in connection with any business or commercial enterprise without the prior express written permission from Æ Academic Publishing.

Terms of Sale

All orders are subject to availability and confirmation of the order price. Dispatch times may vary according to availability and subject to any delays resulting from postal delays or force majeure for which we will not be responsible.

In order to contract with http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com, the user must be over 18 years of age and possess a valid credit or debit card, and/ or a valid PayPal account, issued by a bank compatible with Æ Academic Publishing’s merchant services institutions. Æ Academic Publishing retains the right to refuse any request made by the user.

When placing an order, the user undertakes that all details the user provides to us are true and accurate, that the user is an authorized user of the credit or debit card used to place the user’s order and that there are sufficient funds to cover the cost of the goods. The cost of foreign products and services may fluctuate. All prices advertised are subject to such changes.

(a) Our Contract

When the user places an order, they will receive an acknowledgement e­mail confirming receipt of the user’s order: this email will only be an acknowledgement and will not constitute acceptance of the user’s order. A contract between Æ Academic Publishing and the user will not be formed until the user is sent an e-mail confirmation that the goods ordered have been shipped to the user. Only those goods listed in the confirmation e­mail sent at the time of shipment will be included in the aforementioned contract.

(b) Pricing and Availability

Whilst we try and ensure that all details, quantities, descriptions and prices which appear on this Website are accurate, errors may occur. Should an error be discovered in the ordered goods, the user will be informed of the error as soon as possible and given the option to reconfirm the corrected order or cancel it. Should contact with the user prove nonviable, the order will be considered cancelled. If an order is cancelled after the user has already paid for the goods, a full refund will be issued less any applicable shipment costs. Additional charges are clearly displayed where applicable and included in the ‘Total Cost’.

(c) Payment

Upon receiving the user’s order, a standard authorization check is carried out on the user’s payment card to ensure there are sufficient funds to fulfill the transaction. The user’s card will be debited upon received authorization. Monies received from the user’s card shall be applied as deposit against the value of the goods the user wishes to purchase. Once the goods are shipped and the user is sent a confirmation email, the monies paid as deposit shall be considered received for the value of goods, as listed in the confirmation email.

(d) International Customers

The Website is controlled and offered by Æ Academic Publishing, with the seat in San Diego, CA, USA. Unless expressly stated on the Website, Æ Academic Publishing makes no representations that the Website is appropriate and available for use in other locations outside the US and the EU. If the user accesses the Website from other jurisdictions, they do so at their own risk, and are responsible for the compliance with the local law.

(e) Return/ Cancellation Policy

A full refund will be given in the original form of payment if a book is returned within 14 days of purchase with original receipt in original packaging. Merchandise must be in original condition, no refunds or exchanges will be accepted without original receipt.
Digital books that have been activated, audio books, DVDs, CDs, music may not be returned. They can be exchanged for the same item in the case of a manufacturing defect.

Disclaimer of Liability

The material displayed on this Website is provided without any guarantees, conditions or warranties as to its accuracy. Unless expressly stated to the contrary to the fullest extent permitted by law, Æ Academic Publishing and its suppliers, content providers and advertisers hereby expressly exclude all conditions, warranties and other terms which might otherwise be implied by statute, common law or the law of equity, and shall not be liable for any damages whatsoever, including but without limitation to any direct, indirect, special, consequential, punitive or incidental damages, or damages for loss of use, profits, data or other intangibles, damage to goodwill or reputation, or the cost of procurement of substitute goods and services, arising out of or related to the use, inability to use, performance or failures of this Website or the Linked Sites and any materials posted thereon, irrespective of whether such damages were foreseeable or arise in contract, tort, equity, restitution, by statute, at common law or otherwise. This does not affect Æ Academic Publishing’s liability for death or personal injury arising from its negligence, fraudulent misrepresentation, misrepresentation as to a fundamental matter or any other liability which cannot be excluded or limited under applicable law.

Linking to this Website

The user may link to the Website, provided they do so in a way that is fair and legal and does not damage our reputation or take advantage of it; the user must not establish a link in such a way as to suggest any form of association, approval or endorsement on our part where none exists, nor must they establish a link from any website that is not owned by the user. This Website must not be framed and/ or embedded on any other site. We reserve the right to withdraw linking permission without notice.

Disclaimer as to ownership of trademarks, images of personalities and third party copyright

Except where expressly stated to the contrary, all persons (including their names and images), third party trademarks and content, services and/or locations featured on this Website are in no way associated, linked or affiliated with http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com and the user should not rely on the existence of such a connection or affiliation. Any trademarks/names featured on this Website are owned by the respective trademark owners. Where a trademark or brand name is referred to, it is used solely to describe or identify the products and services and is in no way an assertion that such products or services are endorsed by or connected to http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com.

 

 

Indemnity

The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com, its directors, officers, employees, consultants, agents, and affiliates, from any and all third party claims, liability, damages and/or costs (including, but not limited to, legal fees) arising from the user’s use this Website or the user’s breach of the Terms of Use.

Variation

http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com shall have the right in its absolute discretion at any time and without notice to amend, remove or vary the Services and/or any page of this Website.

Invalidity

If any part of the Terms of Use is unenforceable (including any provision in which we exclude our liability to the user) the enforceability of any other part of the Terms of Use will not be affected, with all other clauses remaining in full force and effect. So far as possible where any clause/sub­clause or part of a clause/sub­clause can be severed to render the remaining part valid, the clause shall be interpreted accordingly. Alternatively, the user agrees that the clause shall be rectified and interpreted in such a way that closely resembles the original meaning of the clause /sub­clause as is permitted by law.

Complaints

We operate a complaints handling procedure which we will use to try to resolve disputes as they arise, please let us know if there are any complaints or comments. Contact us at contact@aeAcademicPublishing.com or 501 W. Broadway Ste A186, San Diego CA, 92101, USA.

Waiver

If the user breaches these Terms of Use and we take no action, we will still be entitled to use our rights and remedies in any other situation where the user breaches these Terms of Use.

Entire Agreement

The above Terms of Use constitute the entire agreement of the parties and supersede any and all preceding and contemporaneous agreements between the user and http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com. Any waiver of any provision of the Terms of Use will be effective only if in writing and signed by a Director of http://www.ÆAcademicPublishing.com.