GENERAL ACCEPTANCE POLICY
The newspapers, websites, digital and broadcast platforms and their related services of Cox Media Group Ohio, Inc. hereinafter “the Publisher” reserves the right to revise or reject, at its option, any advertisement deemed objectionable by the Publisher in subject matter, phraseology or composition; or any advertisement illegal under the laws of the state. Publisher shall determine the classification of each advertisement. Fraudulent, dishonest or misleading advertising will not knowingly be accepted.
Agreements, promises, waivers, etc. of any nature (written or oral) to the contrary shall not be binding upon the Publisher, unless signed by an Officer of CMGO, Inc..
Maximum adjustments for errors will be limited to the actual space in which the error occurs.
Advertiser assumes all liability for content of advertising provided by it, and agrees to defend, hold harmless, and indemnify Publisher for all damages arising therefrom. Liability for typographical errors, wrong insertions, omissions, late publications and/or non-publication, non-performance due to Acts of God, as well as all other matters Advertisers might raise relevant to this contract, is limited to an adjustment of charges; Publisher will not be deemed to have broken this contract, nor will Publisher be liable for lost profit, unachieved business opportunities, consequential damages or any other monetary damages beyond the advertising charges payable to Publisher hereunder. Claims for an allowance for such matters must be made within seven (7) days of the matter’s first occurrence. Advertisers are requested to check the first insertion of any ad for accuracy and to bring any issues to our attention immediately. Publisher is not responsible for more than one incorrect insertion or for more than the cost of the advertisement in which the error occurred, nor can the Publisher assume liability or financial responsibility for omission or typographical errors. Any and all agreed upon credits brought to the Publisher’s attention within 7 days of publication or air will need to be resolved within 90 days of publishing or broadcasting the ad.
Publisher has the right to revise advertising rates at any time and will provide 30-days’ notice to advertisers under contracted rate agreements.
Advertising placed to resemble news content matter must carry the word “Advertisement” clearly alerting our audience to the purpose of its content to the satisfaction of the Publisher. Political advertising much carry a clear identifier of political advertising and all subsequent notifications required by the laws governing political advertising in the Ohio revised code .# 3517.105
Prepayment requirements: All “going-out-of-business” and political ads will be accepted on a cash-with-copy basis only, and pre-payment may also be required in any situation where the Publisher declines to approve (or continue approving) credit.