Los Angeles County
Treasurer and Tax Collector


TERMS OF SALE


PLEASE READ THESE TERMS OF SALE CAREFULLY.

IT CONTAINS VERY IMPORTANT INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS, AS WELL AS LIMITATIONS AND EXCLUSIONS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU.

Conditions of Sale
These Terms of Sale apply between you and the Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector ("TTC") with respect to your purchase of the auction book from TTC's website ("Site"). These Terms of Sale shall apply and may not be altered, supplemented, or amended by the use of any other documents.

Sales from this Site are limited to customers who are residents of either the United States of America ("U.S.") or foreign countries supporting a minimum of 128-bit encryption. TTC will NOT accept orders through this Site from any party/individual who is not an authorized user of the credit/debit card utilized for the auction book purchase, or who intends to purchase the auction book for commercial resale. By submitting an order through this Site, you certify that you meet these and all other requirements set forth in these Terms of Sale.

Payment and Orders
Card payment, limited to Visa, MasterCard and Discover Card ("Cards"), is the only method of payment that will be accepted for auction book orders through this Site. All orders received by TTC are subject to acceptance in TTC's sole discretion. Once accepted, TTC will attempt to fill your order in a timely manner, subject to available inventory.

Please note that, in addition to the Site, the auction book can be ordered by mail, by telephone, and in person.

BY MAIL: Orders by mail should be addressed to the Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector, 225 North Hill Street, Room 114, Los Angeles, California 90012. Only a cashier's check or bank-issued money orders made payable to the Los Angeles County Treasurer and Tax Collector will be accepted. Personal or business checks will NOT be accepted.

BY TELEPHONE: Orders by telephone must be directed to (213) 974-2646 or (213) 974-2647 between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. PST, Monday through Friday, and paid by using Visa, MasterCard or Discover Card. Callers must have their credit card number available when calling.

IN PERSON: Purchases in person are to be made at the Cashier Windows located on the first floor - lobby area of the Kenneth Hahn Hall of Administration, 225 North Hill Street, Los Angeles, California 90012 between the hours of 8:00 am to 5:00 pm PST, Monday through Friday. Only cash, cashier's checks, bank-issued money orders, Visa, MasterCard and Discover Card will be accepted. Personal or business checks will NOT be accepted.

TTC is required by California law to collect sales tax for each auction book purchased in person or delivered to an address in the State of California. You hereby authorize TTC to charge the sales taxes to your Card, if applicable. No sales tax will be charged to auction books delivered outside of California.

Shipping
Shipping Charges: Shipping charges will be added to the cost of each auction book purchased based on the United States Postal Service ("USPS") Priority Mail Flat-Rate Envelope within the U.S. and USPS Global Priority Mail Flat Rate Large Envelope for countries outside the U.S. The Shipping charges are subject to change at any time without notice.

Shipment Timeline: We generally ship the orders within 1 business day from the order date. Quoted shipping dates are based on estimates at the time of quotation. TTC will use its best efforts to meet such shipping dates, but it shall not be liable for any direct or indirect costs or damages, including without limitation incidental or consequential damages, resulting from late deliveries.

Shipping Method
  1. Domestic Delivery
  2. Shipping to all U.S. addresses, including P.O. boxes and military addresses, will be made via USPS Priority Mail Service. Estimated delivery time is 5 business days.
  3. International Delivery
  4. Shipping to foreign countries, including Canada and Mexico, will be made via USPS Global Priority Mail Service. Estimated delivery time is 5-10 business days.
Shipping Fee
  1. USPS Priority Mail Flat-Rate Envelope pricing is used for the shipping charge calculation for all domestic delivery to all U.S. addresses, including P.O. boxes and military addresses.
  2. USPS Global Priority Mail Flat-Rate Large Envelope pricing is used for shipping charge calculation for all international delivery including Canada and Mexico.
Printing Receipts
After you have submitted your order, you should print the receipt from the Receipt page and keep it with your records. In addition, we will send you an e-mail confirmation of your purchase.

Refunds and Exchanges

ALL SALES ARE FINAL!
There will be no refunds or exchanges. We do not accept returns or provide for cancellation of orders. Refunds will be considered only in the case of TTC's error.

Indemnification and Limitation of Liability
To the extent permitted by law, TTC AND THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES DISCLAIM ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS, IMPLIED OR STATUTORY, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

Neither TTC nor the County of Los Angeles shall be liable to you for any special, incidental, consequential or punitive damages, or for any claim by any third party. You agree that for any liability related to the purchase of the auction book, neither TTC nor the County of Los Angeles is liable for any amount of damages above the aggregate dollar amount paid by you for the purchases under this agreement.

Changes and Alterations
TTC reserves the rights to change prices, descriptions or other information about the auction book on this Site at any time without prior notice. Although TTC attempts to post accurate information, any errors by TTC regarding pricing, description or other auction book information are subject to correction by TTC. TTC reserves sole discretion over the acceptance of orders, and may reject any order that is not consistent with the requirements of this agreement.

Jurisdiction and Venue
You agree that jurisdiction over and venue in any legal proceeding directly or indirectly arising out of or relating to this agreement shall be resolved exclusively in the appropriate state or, where subject matter jurisdiction is proper, federal court in Los Angeles County, California. All such disputes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to conflicts of state laws.

Entire Agreement
These Terms of Sale, the Terms of Use, and the Privacy & Security Policy constitute the entire agreement between TTC and you.

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Effective Date: October 16, 2006