Terms and Conditions

We may, at our discretion, change, supplement or amend these Terms and Conditions which pertain not only to publishing but to any interaction with us including events, promotions, competitions or otherwise. Any Terms and Conditions imposed by us may change as required for any reason, and without any prior notice or liability, by posting the modified Terms and Conditions on this page of www.leopoldbloom.ie website. By engaging with this business in any capacity you agree to be bound by these terms and conditions.


By using the facilities on this website, reading material produced by us, or submitting material to us, by editing material, or engaging with us in any other capacity, you agree that you have read and understood these Terms and Conditions which are legally binding. They explain what you can fairly expect from us and, reciprocally, what we will expect from you. If you decide to use the website facilities, submit or engage with us, purchase, review or circulate, reproduce or quote from any of our material, you must be aware of the following.

1.0 These terms and conditions govern the use of Leopoldbloom.ie, as well as to all publications, printed material, books, documents or other communications to which we might engage, express interest, discuss or look at, as part of the running of our affairs. 

2.0 By purchasing, reading, submitting, editing, visiting the Press, attending an event or consuming any material produced or published by us, you agree to the following terms and conditions.

3.0 Copyright © [2021] [All Rights Reserved] All rights reserved. No portion of any of our books, websites, or other communication may be reproduced in any form without permission from us, the publisher.

4.0 Each book, document or e-book will have the following details of ownership clearly printed on it before it can be considered material published by us. Any material that does not include the following is considered draft material, and may not be sold quoted, referred to or reproduced, or passed off as published material.

[Book Title: Subtitle] by [Author or Pen Name]
Published by [Our Company Name]
[Our Company Address]
[Author Website]
Copyright © [Year of First Publication] [Author or Pen Name]
All rights reserved. No portion of this book may be reproduced in any form without permission from the publisher. Our Contact Email Address and/or Phone Number.

ISBN: [Print ISBN number] (print)
Printed in [Country of printing]
[Number of edition] Edition

5.0 Any book cover design of any document, e-book or other published work may include artwork which remains copywritten to us, as well as where a credit or note of gratitude is attributed to someone else.

6.0 All works will be considered draft copies up to the point at which contracts including terms and conditions, waivers, disclaimers, ISBN numbers, and the above stated publisher’s marks are produced and printed on the work, and the aforementioned documents are signed.

7.0 Acknowledgements, and notes of gratitude to third parties, or thanks included in works or stated elsewhere are goodwill gestures and do not warrant monetary payments, or imply that such parties contributed in any way to the work in question.  

8.0 Any work submitted is done so on a voluntary basis with no agreement or obligation to respond, or further communicate regarding such.

9.0 Accuracy. We do our best to ensure that our content, and other information publicly available is as accurate as possible, however, we cannot guarantee this. Those intending to visit must have a prior appointment, or a pre-booked ticket. They must also very details on any such ticketed prebooked events in advance. Books content or other materials provided on our website cannot be guaranteed to be accurate, complete or guaranteed regarding warranties, conditions of satisfactory quality and appropriateness for certain purposes. We reserve the right to include any accreditation on this site.

We reserve the right to monitor the use of the site in accordance with any particular law so as to protect the rights of other users and maintain the website. We waiver all responsibility for inaccurate, or out of date material.

10.0 Submissions

10.1 The following Terms and Conditions apply whilst you are browsing our website, reading or copying specific data from it, or otherwise using the material we have supplied for you to view.

10.2 This website is owned and operated by Leopold Bloom Press. Email hello@leopoldbloom.ie. The website address is https://www.leopoldbloom.ie.

10.3 You can obtain access to the material on this website for your information. Only information currently displayed is relevant. Terms and conditions, and website content changes regularly. Please verify any information with us in advance by email.

10.4 Do not email us your submissions. We cannot accept such emails and they will be deleted immediately.

10.5 We cannot be held responsible for any loss, claim or damage, both indirect or as a consequence of such loss etc alleged or otherwise brought about by you submitting material to us.

10.6 Any material published by us that bears resemblance to any character, person, organisation or other is purely coincidental, even when real business names are used. We do not entertain claims of copywrite infringement that come about through your circulating your material to us as a submission

10.7 Authors details, and descriptions of a submitted title may be passed to third parties for necessary business practices including fundraising and financial grant applications.

12.0 Works of Fiction

12.1 Any similarities to people and events cited or appearing in material produced by us is  purely coincidental.

12.2 By using this site or consuming any product, book or written document produced by us, you acknowledge and signify that you have read, understood, and agreed to be bound by these terms and conditions.

12.3 All works produced as fiction are fiction. Names, characters, places, and incidents therein are either a product of the authors imagination, or are used fictitiously. Any resemblance to actual persons, living or dead, business, companies, events, or locales is entirely coincidental and included for world building purposes.

12.4 World building events, even those which mention historic events or real places, people, corporation take creative licence. No work of fiction or self-help, memoir or otherwise is stated as fact.

13.0 Views Expressed Disclaimer

13.1 The information contained in our books or website or other printed material has been made available for informational, or entertainment purposes. No opinion found or pertained to in any work produced or published represents the views of Leopold Bloom Press, including obviously opinion of fictional characters.

13.2 The information contained in our books or website or other printed material has been made available for informational, or entertainment purposes. No moral action described in any work produced or published represents the views or morals of Leopold Bloom Press, including the opinion of fictional characters.

13.3 The information contained in our books or website or other printed material has been made available for informational, or entertainment purposes. No political, or religious action or view described in any work produced or published represents those of Leopold Bloom Press, including the opinion of fictional characters.

14.0 Use of Website

Permission to use The Leopold Bloom Press web sites is granted to those who agree with the following:

14.1 Persons in jurisdictions may not use the sites where access to or use of the sites or any part of them may be illegal or prohibited. If you breach any provision of these Terms and Conditions, you may no longer use the leopoldbloom.ie web sites. We may, at our discretion, refuse permission to access and use this site. This site is made available to you for your lawful, personal, non-commercial use only. You may access and browse the leopoldbloom.ie web sites only using commercially available, SSL enabled Web browser software. You may print or download the pages of the leopoldbloom.ie web sites for your personal, non-commercial use, provided that you do not modify any of the pages or other content and you do not remove or alter any visible or non-visible identification, marks, notices, or disclaimers.

14.3 You may not change, supplement, or amend these Terms and Conditions in any manner. Each time you use the leopoldbloom.ie web sites or purchase, submit or edit any material produced by us, you acknowledge and signify that you have understood and agreed to be bound by these Terms and Conditions as they then read

15.0 Purchasing Books From The Leopold Bloom Press

Terms and Conditions of Sale: We offer Sale or Return at 60/40 in our favour. This means the retailer receives 40% of the stock price. If items are not sold after three months, we will collect them and settle the account. Full terms and conditions at www.leopoldbloom.ie

Account Opening Terms: Sale or Return Suppliers
The Leopold Bloom Press Limited will accept titles for sale or return with the following terms:

  • The discount off the recommended retail price can be no more than 40%.
  • After 3 months, we will ask bookstore managers to assess the title’s sales. We will amend the invoice to reflect copies sold and send to your accounts team for payment. If required, we will be
    collect unsold stock. If we fail to collect the stock within one month of
    notification, we ask bookshops to notify us so that we can collect it.
  • We will provide an invoice with the initial stock delivery and all subsequent deliveries.
  • With regard General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), we are required to notify you of how your data will be used. The information given on this form will be used for the following purposes only:
    – To contact you for stock orders and/or returns- To receive payments
    – To receive payments and to notify you of new stock.
  • We agree to retain your information in accordance with GDPR rules. The data on file is kept for the duration of our book being stocked by you. Invoices will be stored securely for 7 years in accordance with general accounting practices.
  • Returned stock should be in plastic covering if supplied and undamaged.
  • Damaged stock cannot be returned.

15.1 Postage and Packaging

Leopold Bloom Press provides a number of options for postage and delivery. Leopold Bloom Press recommends choosing registered post for items being delivered outside of Ireland as Leopold Bloom Press can take no responsibility for items lost or stolen as a result of the postage method chosen by the customer.

15.2 Returns Policy

Leopold Bloom Press endeavours to ensure that the condition of every book listed on the sites is as described in those listings. If you are dissatisfied for any reason with any item, you may return your purchase within 30 days for a full refund. Leopold Bloom Press reimburses shipping costs for returns only if the condition of the item is not as described on our web site. By purchasing from Leopold Bloom Press, you agree that a full refund with paid shipping will be your sole and exclusive remedy for any book you receive that is not as described on the leopoldbloom.ie site, and you waive all other remedies or actions in such event. This does not affect your statutory rights. You are solely responsible for the security of all of the data contained on your computer system prior to accessing or using the leopoldbloom.ie web sites

16.0 Disclaimer

With the exception for the returns policy described previously, Leopold Bloom Press provides the sites and their contents on an “as is” basis.

16.1 We make no representations or warranties of any kind, express or implied, with respect to this site, published material, books or their operation, contents, or the items sold on the sites.

16.2 While we make every effort to ensure accuracy of information, Leopold Bloom Press disclaims any and all representations and warranties, including but not limited to any information found on this site, any warranties of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

16.3 Furthermore, Leopold Bloom Press does not warrant that information available on this site, or in any book sold or published as accurate, current, or complete.

16.4 Leopold Bloom Press will not under any circumstances be liable to you or any other person for any loss of use, loss of production, loss of income or profits (anticipated or otherwise), loss of markets, economic loss, special, indirect or consequential loss or damage or punitive damages, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, arising from, connected with, or relating to the use of the site, purchase of material, following recommendations in such material, by you or any other person.

16.5 In no event will our total liability to you or any other person for any claims, proceedings, liabilities, obligations, damages, losses, and costs, whether in contract, tort or under any other theory of law or equity, and regardless of any negligence or other fault or wrongdoing by Leopold Bloom Press exceed the amount, if any, you have paid Leopold Bloom Press for products you purchased as a result of the use in question.

16.6 The exclusion of certain warranties and the exclusion or limitation of certain liabilities is prohibited by law in some jurisdictions. Such limitations may apply to you. The warranty disclaimer and liability exclusion and limitation clauses survive indefinitely after the termination of this Agreement.

17.0 Advice

Leopold Bloom Press published books, drafts or other works owned by us, are not intended to be offer comprehensive or detailed statements concerning any matters raised, or discussed. Matters addressed should be followed up with professional or expert advice. A recommendation through consultation with a professional should be sought before any action is taken based on any advice or information pertained or deemed to be acted upon based on any statement referred to in any of our material.

17.1 In the event of considering to follow medical or wellbeing advice pertained to in any material, you are obliged to first seek the advice of a medically qualified physician or duely qualified professional relating to your specific needs, and to get a recommendation from them before such.

17.2 If you plan to take advice based on any product or service, you should first seek appropriate, qualified professional advice and recommendations before acting or committing to act based upon any information provided on or through the sites, books or other material draft published or otherwise.

17.3 Confirmation of Communication with Leopold Bloom Press Ltd Communications sent to Leopold Bloom Press Ltd by means of the leopoldbloom.ie press or email are not considered delivered or effective unless and until they are actually received and processed by a responsible representative from Leopold Bloom Press.

17.4 Leopold Bloom Press make every effort to ensure that all necessary permissions have been obtained for material reproduced on the sites or published material, however we cannot be held accountable for erroneous material. You may however make us aware of such by contacting us.

17.5 Books, website, or material produced is not intended to substitute professional medical advice, diagnoses or treatment. Always seek the advice of a physician with questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice, or delay seeking it because of something you have read, seen in a book, or otherwise.

18.0 Copywrite

18.1 All content (including all information in text, graphical, video and audio forms, images, icons, software, design, applications and other elements available on or through the Websites) are the property of Leopold Bloom Press, and are protected by international copyright and other laws. Your use of the sites, or purchasing of books or other material does not transfer to you any

19.1 Any behaviour or language or communication deemed unreasonable, inappropriate, violent, threatening, excessive or violating will be reported to A Garda Siochana and may result in a criminal record. Any action that is considered non-cooperative such as refusal to fully complete forms is considered a ground for refusal and no refund will be offered.

19.2 Any company, person or organisation who breaches the GDPR of Leopold Bloom Press by disclosing sensitive data to its staff or customers knowingly or unknowingly by email, online or otherwise will be sought for damages.

19.3 Any company, person, or organisation who causes undue stress, loss of reputation, stress by breaching GDPR will be sought for damages.

19.4 Under the Non-Fatal Offences Against the Person Act 1997 and the Offences Against the Person Act 1861, Leopold Bloom Press reserves the right to refuse to communicate or provide with any person deemed to be exhibiting signs malicious behaviour, suspected altered state, or exhibiting unreasonable behaviour in any form including Leopold Bloom Press.

Visiting Speakers

1.0 Those who are invited to speak at events or make appearances at The Leopold Bloom Press do so expressly on a voluntary unpaid. All expenses including travel, hotel and food should be provided by themselves or by application for funding from their respective university or society. Under no circumstances will payment be offered without prior agreement in writing.

2.0 It is recommended that you inform us no less than 24 hours in advance if you intend to request feedback. This allows us the opportunity to ensure participants can offer their details and are in agreement.