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
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 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.
: 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 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
Shipping to foreign countries, including Canada and Mexico, will be made via
USPS Global Priority Mail Service. Estimated delivery time is 5-10 business
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.
USPS Global Priority Mail Flat-Rate Large Envelope pricing is used for shipping
charge calculation for all international delivery including Canada and Mexico.
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.
These Terms of Sale,
constitute the entire agreement between TTC and you.