|Disclaimer / Legal Issues
Any references below to "the artist" refers to me -- Jon Baas -- the
and creator of any images or ideas on this website. Any reference to
purchaser" or "client" refers to you, the individual or individuals who
purchased a creative work from me. As an independant artist, this
disclaimer exists merely to protect my work.
Any images containing original art,
or any other creative endeavor on this web site, are copyrighted by the
and may in no way be used for any purpose other than viewing online,
unless they are part of a written contract agreement, or with specific
This restriction INCLUDES:
are the intellectual and creative
property of the artist and/or the client for whom they were created --
as the case may be in a contractual agreement. Any
alteration or unauthorized use violates the copyright restrictions that
been here set forth.
for personal or public use
other electronic formats
images or text
in any format
an image or product idea to pass off as your own
Any profits made off of any form of the artist's work, must be shared
the artist in accordance with contracts or agreements previously agreed
Not all client contracts will be structured by way of percentage of
Those that are must adhere to stated copyright restrictions. No resale
artwork outside of stated copyright is permitted.
Artist rights: The artist reserves all right
reproduction, and all copyrights in the work sold to the purchaser, the
design, and any incidental works made in the creation of the work --
specifically stated in a contractual agreement.
Copyright notice in the name
of the artist shall appear on the work, and the artist shall receive
credit in connection with the work or any reproductions thereof. The
of an original art piece does not include the transfer of
reproduce or use the image in any other way beyond personal display.
stated in writing, the artist still retains all rights and copyrights
all of the images and creations. Permission to use them for any other
must be directed specifically to the artist.
Exhibition: Before committing the work to a
show or any other display, the purchaser must give the artist notice of
intent to do so. All details of the show should be made known to the
Privacy: The purchaser gives the artist
to use the purchaser's name (or company name), along with a
of the item purchased from the artist (including but not limited to a
writing, idea, or anything available on or listed on this web site) for
but not limited to) exhibition, website display, advertising, and
resume and gallery, without violation of the purchaser's rights of
or any other personal or proprietary rights the purchaser possess in
with the reproduction and sale of the work, the preliminary design, or
incidental works made in the creation of the work.
Destruction and restoration: The purchaser
that the purchaser will not intentionally destroy, damage, alter,
or change the original work in any way. The purchaser
agrees to see that the original work is properly maintained. If any alteration of any
after receipt by the purchaser, whether intentional or accidental and
done by the purchaser or others, the work shall no longer be
as the work of the artist without the artist's written consent. If the
is damaged, the purchaser will consult the artist before any
and must give the artist the first opportunity to restore it, if
Kill fee: In event of a cancellation of an
upon Work, the Artist will be paid 50% of the agreed upon final fee for
and effort invested in the Work ("kill fee"). The Artist will also
the actual Work and all rights laid out in the contract as if the Work
been completed. If the Purchaser is still not satisfied with the final
even after the Artist's best efforts to reach his/her satisfaction, the
will retain the aforementioned kill fee for time and effort invested in
Satisfaction: If the Purchaser is not
the Artist will work to change and complete the work -- within reason
for the Purchaser or Client. The Artist will stay within the limits of
own style and manner of working, while understanding that the Purchaser
already aware of the qualities the Work will have upon completion. If
reasonable resolution can be reached with the Work, the Purchaser may
the project with the stated "kill fee" still applying.
Permission: If you wish to have permission to
something from this site, or have any questions, please email your question
to the artist.
Jon Baas, or any known aspect of JonBaas.com -- will not use any
information provided by you in emails for any purpose other than to
a question or coorespond personally with you as necessary. Your email
personal address will not be sold or given out to anyone else, unless
requested by you. If, however, someone sends
me an email or message with something quotable or important to say, I
reserve the right to place it on this website -- unless preference
is specifically stated by the contributer. I will give credit -- where
-- to the contributer for such a quote or shared information.
Prices and policies are subject to change without notice.
All legal and intellectual copyright terms listed here are effective
all contractual work agreed upon as of June 1, 2004. Wherever possible,
terms are also retroactive to all recent previous work, taking into
previous contract agreements up to this date.
violation of these terms, both direct or implied as set out here, will
result in legal and compensatory action.