4-Color Advertising Rates
RATE CARD #24
Effective July 1, 2009
10x 5x 3x 1x Full Page 1267 1341 1451 1549 2/3 Page 1095 1133 1170 1255 1/2 Page 900 937 959 1022 1/3 Page 787 834 882 929 1/4 Page 684 720 758 794 1/6 Page 595 620 645 682 2-pg Spread 1970 2123 2354 2560 Back Cover (4) 1672 1763 1794 1855 Inside Covers (2, 3) 1362 1417 1563 1732 All rates are net per insertion
Circulation: 17,067 (June 2009))
Readership: 21,350 (est.)
Black & White: Earned rate less $325
Preferred Position: Plus $100
Spot Color: Same as 4-color
Inserts: Rates available on request
Live Area: 7" x 10"
Trim Size: 8.375" x 10.875"
Bleed Size: 8.5" x 11"
Ads are available only in the following sizes:
Full Page: 7" x 10" 1/3 Square: 4.625" x 4.875" 2-Page Spread: 15" x 10" 1/3 Vertical: 2.25" x 10" 2/3 Vertical: 4.625" x 10" 1/4 Horizontal: 7" x 2.375" 1/2 Vertical: 4.625" x 7.375" 1/6 Vertical: 2.25" x 4.875" 1/2 Horizontal: 7" x 4.875" 1/6 Horizontal: 4.625" x 2.375"
Printed: Web offset
Binding: Saddle stitched
Policies and Requirements
Published monthly 11 times per year except in May. Combined May/June issue published in June.
Space & Materials: First of the month preceding the month of publication; for example, February 1 for the March issue. If new materials are not submitted or the order canceled by the deadline, Bench & Bar is authorized to fulfill the order by picking up and publishing ad materials previously published for the advertiser. Should the advertisement not appear in the publication due to the advertiser’s failure to supply correct materials, the advertiser shall remain liable for the cost of the insertion.
Net 30 days. No cash discount. Advance payment of first insertion required on initial ad placements. No third ad will be run unless the two preceding placements are paid in full.
All rates quoted are net. No cash discount. Advertiser and/or its advertising agency are jointly and severally liable for such monies as are due and payable to the publisher for advertising that the advertiser or its agent ordered if the order is not canceled prior to the closing date (first of month preceding the month of publication).
Advertising must be inserted within one year of the first insertion to qualify for frequency discounts. Advertisers who terminate a schedule prior to fulfillment will be billed at the earned rate.
Indemnification: All advertisements are accepted and published on the representation that the advertiser and/or the advertising agency are authorized to publish the entire contents and subject matter thereon, as confirmed by the authorized signature on the insertion order. The advertiser agrees to indemnify and hold the Minnesota State Bar Association and its agents harmless from any and all liability, demands or damages arising out of the advertising or on behalf of the advertiser. Such indemnity includes the provision of a defense to any actions or claims and the payment of costs and attorneys fees in connection therewith.
Advertising rates are for space only and are based on receipt of acceptable materials sized to our mechanical specifications. All ads must be submitted in digital format according to the following guidelines:
•SWOP standards apply
• Image Resolution: 300 pixels/inch
• Include all necessary graphics, logos, and fonts
• Convert all Pantone colors to CMYK (process color)
• No Microsoft Publisher, Pagemaker, PowerPoint, or Word files accepted
• PDF files must be "press quality" PDFs (e.g., PDF-X1a)
Ad composition and production services (e.g., type changes, resizing, color conversion) are in addition to space charges and are billed at $60 per hour with a minimum charge of $15.
The publisher reserves the right to accept or reject all advertising at its discretion for any reason or no reason. Acceptance does not constitute endorsement. Materials will be stored at the advertiser’s risk by the publisher for three months following the final insertion under contract.
• Email (preferred): email@example.com
• U.S. mail or courier:
Bench & Bar
600 Nicollet Mall #380
Minneapolis, MN 55402
|Betsy Pierre, Sales Manager||Erica Nelson, Sales Representative|
|(952) 903-0505 ext. 1||(952) 903-0505 ext. 3|
|Fax: (763) 295-2550||Fax: (763) 497-8810|
Jennifer Pickles, Publications Manager
600 Nicollet Mall, #380
Minneapolis, MN 55402
(612) 333-1183 / (800) 882-6722
Fax: (612) 333-4927
- Last Updated 09/21/09 -