|Advertising Rules & Regulations|
Product Development and Management Association — More Connections Advertising Information
Recognized advertising agencies and house agencies are eligible for a 15 percent commission on sales of space and covers, provided account is paid within 30 days of invoice date. Commission is not allowed on billings for art work, plate work, reprints or mechanical charges.
Payment is due 30 days upon receipt of invoice.
Rate Policy and Contract
As used in this section, the term “publisher” refers to the Product Development and Management Association; “agents” refers to those companies contracted to provide editorial and design support and other related services.
All insertion orders for advertising in Connections are accepted subject to the terms and provisions of the current rate card. Publication of the advertisement represents acceptance of the order. No conditions, printed or otherwise appearing on the space order, billing instructions or copy instructions that conflict with the publisher’s stated policies and current rate card will be binding on the publisher.
The liability for any error will not exceed the charge for the advertisement in question. Neither the publisher nor its agents assume any liability for errors in any type set by the publisher or its agents.
All contents of advertisements are subject to publisher approval. Publisher reserves the right to reject, exclude, modify or cancel any advertisement, insertion order, space reservation, or position commitment at any time.
All advertisements for Connections are accepted and published on the representation that both the advertiser and advertising agency are authorized to publish the entire content and subject matter thereof. In consideration of publication of an advertisement, the advertiser and advertising agency, jointly and severally, will indemnify and hold harmless the Product Development and Management Association, its officers, agents, employees and members, against all expenses (including legal fees) and losses resulting from the publication of the of the advertisement, including, without limitation, claims or suits for libel, violation of right privacy or publicity, plagiarism, copyright or trademark infringement, and any other claims or suits that may arise out of publication of such advertisement.
All cancellations must be received in writing prior to the published advertising sales deadline. In the event of cancellation, the advertiser agrees to repay the publisher any applicable discounts granted for multiple insertions in the contract period.