Terms and Conditions
 

Jasmint is Jasmin Schuler

Deposit and Payment

 

  1. The artwork, website, and graphics remain the property of Jasmint. until all outstanding accounts are paid in full.
  2. Payment can be made by PayPal (fees may apply). Account details are located on the invoice.

 

Pricing

  1. All prices are in US Dollars.
  2. Prices are subject to change without notice.

 

Quoting

  1. Quotes are valid for 14 days.
  2. Quotes do not include printing or delivery costs. Printing and delivery prices are available on request.
  3. Additional concepts, alterations or work not specified in the original proposal will be re-quoted, or charged at an hourly rate.

 

Copyright/Ownership

  1. The client will have the reproduction rights after the project has been paid in full and delivered to the client.
  2. Jasmint reserves the right to use the artwork, at any stage of the design process, for marketing purposes.
  3. Jasmint reserves the right to use elements of the design in other projects. This includes elements that are not exclusive to the design such as fonts, stock images, or aspects of illustration.
  4. Jasmint reserves the right to display a small text link (12pt) to their own website, on the bottom of the client's website.

 

Submission of Artwork, Data and Content by the Client

  1. The client is responsible for the submission of accurate artwork, data or content. Jasmint takes no responsibility for errors in the submitted artwork, data or content.
  2. Client must own the copyright to any supplied images or photographs.
  3. Jasmint will assume the client owns copyright of the image or photograph in use, and will not be held liable for any accusations regarding the unauthorized use of an image, artwork or photograph.

 

Cancellations

  1. In the event of a cancellation, ownership of original artwork and all copyrights will remain under Jasmint. Work on the project will cease and payments made will not be refunded, also the design files will not be delivered.

 

 

Turnaround and Communication

  1. Turnaround times vary depending on the project. Jasmint will aim to meet all deadlines; however, will not be held liable for any loss due to late artwork, data or content submissions.
  2. All communication will be done via email. Throughout the design process it is important that communication is constant to ensure the completion of tasks at a reasonable pace. Failure to communicate in a timely manner (within 2 business days) may result in a project being put on hold until the next available opening.
  3. If Jasmint do not hear from a client within 14 business days, that client's project will be considered abandoned and cancelled without notice. Work on the project will be freeze and payments made will not be refunded, also the design files will not be delivered. Please contact Jasmint if there is a known break in communication to reschedule an ongoing project.

 

Artwork Approvals, Color Variations and Printing

  1. Jasmint takes care to avoid any errors throughout the design process. Once the artwork is approved by the client, the decision is final and Jasmint takes no responsibility for any mistakes. It is the client's responsibility to check all information. Please take time and consideration, checking all spelling, grammar, phone numbers, addresses and other important changes. Jasmint cannot offer refunds or reprints for mistakes.
  2. There may be some color variations between different computer screens, different printers, and even different print runs. This is due to the nature of CMYK printing as well as varied screen and print settings, and choice of stock (paper). Always request a printed proof from your printer if you are concerned about colors.

 

Completion Dates and the Delivery of a Project

  1. Jasmint and the client must work together to complete the project in a timely manner. I agree to work efficiently to deliver a project by the agreed date, provided the client has submitted all necessary content and materials. If the client does not provide Jasmint with the necessary content and materials within 30 days of an effective agreed date, the entire deposit amount will be retained by Jasmint and the contract shall be void.

 

Third Party Dealings

  1. Jasmint will not take any responsibility for client dealings with third parties. Third party being, but not limited to, printers, delivery services, sign makers, web hosting services, etc.

 

File Storage

  1. It is the client's responsibility to file and store their files. Jasmint will not take responsibility for any missing or damaged files once the project has been completed and delivered to the client.

 

Privacy

  1. All correspondence is treated as confidential. Jasmint reserves the right to use the designs as part of marketing, portfolio work, and other promotional activities.
  2. No information will be sold or given to third parties.
  3. No banking details will be recorded or stored.

 

Website Information

  1. Jasmint uses Squarespace for all website design. Jasmint takes no responsibility for any errors caused by Squarespace or third party web developers.
  2. Jasmint endeavors to ensure all websites run error-free; however, I accept no responsibility for losses incurred due to malfunctions within the website or its code.
  3. Jasmint aims to design websites that display acceptably across popular and current web browsers. I cannot accept responsibility for pages, which may not appear correctly in newer versions of browsers released after the site has gone live.

 

Domain Registration, Domain Hosting, Renewal and Back-Up

  1. It is the client's responsibility to register and maintain their domain name.
  2. It is the client's responsibility to register and maintain hosting services.
  3. Jasmint can recommend hosting companies for a client's website, no guarantee can be made as to the availability or interruption of this service. Jasmint cannot take any responsibility for losses caused by the unavailability, malfunction or interruption of this service, or for the loss turnover, sales, revenue, profits, or indirect, consequential loss.
  4. In case any disturbance that may occur due to misconfiguration of the website because the client was editing on the website (during the design process or after the Website has gone live), or someone else who the client gave access to the login details to the administration dashboard of the website. If there is a need to fix errors caused by this misconfiguration of the website, the client will be charged at an hourly rate.
  5. It is the client's responsibility to maintain necessary back-up's, and to file and store their files.

 

Termination of Service

  1. Jasmint reserves the right to terminate the service if any of the above conditions are breached.
  2. If there is any amount overdue for more than a 14 day period, Jasmint reserves the right to close the account and suspend all services until the full amount has been paid.
  3. Jasmint reserves the right to refuse to handle in any form or manner, material that may be deemed offensive, illegal, or controversial, and to terminate services should the situation arise. 

 

Liability

Printed Material - Jasmint hereby excludes itself from all and any liability involving:

  1. Loss or damage incurred by inaccuracy.
  2. Loss or damage incurred by delay or error.
  3. Loss or damaged incurred by third party dealings.

 

Websites and Online Material - Jasmint hereby excludes itself from all and any liability involving:

  1. Loss or damage incurred by inaccuracy.
  2. Loss or damage incurred by delay or error.
  3. Loss or damage incurred by third party dealings.
  4. Loss or damage to clients' artwork or photos contained within the website.
  5. Loss or damage caused by any decision, refusal or positioning results made by search engine services or Internet directory services.
  6. Loss or damage due to the downtime of any servers.