Contributor Agreement Modification

Contibutor Agreement Modification of Contributions & Rights

04.10.2018: Clarification of Original and Syndicated Contributions and the inherent rights. You will find Original, Modified and New Language to the That's Inappropriate Parents Contributor Agreement on this form. Initial the original and modified information to confirm you agreement with the changes.
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  • a. The term "Contribution" means any original photo, graphic, story, observation, essay, personal experience, or any other material posted or submitted by You to Parents. The term "Shared Piece" means any other photo, graphic, story, observation, essay, or any other material posted or submitted by You to Parents which is not original to you and is shared from another source website or social media channel. b. Inside the Bowl has no obligation to use, post, or otherwise publish any of Your Contributions, in its sole discretion. Inside the Bowl may use all, or some, or none of your Contributions and may remove them from Parents or the That's Inappropriate website altogether at any time for any reason, in its sole discretion.
  • a. The term “ORIGINAL Contribution” means any original photo, graphic, story, observation, essay, personal experience, or any other material posted or submitted by You to Parents. The term “SYNDICATED CONTRIBUTION” means any other photo, graphic, story, observation, essay, or any other material posted or submitted by You to Parents which IS ORIGINAL TO YOU AND HAS ALREADY BEEN PUBLISHED ON ANOTHER SOURCE WEBSITE OR SOCIAL MEDIA CHANNEL, AND TO WHICH YOU RETAIN THE RIGHTS TO REPUBLISH WITH THAT’S INAPPROPRIATE PARENTS. b. Inside the Bowl has no obligation to use, post, or otherwise publish any of Your ORIGINAL Contributions, in its sole discretion. Inside the Bowl may use all, or some, or none of your ORIGINAL Contributions and may remove them from Parents or the That’s Inappropriate website altogether at any time for any reason, in its sole discretion.
  • a. With respect to any and all worldwide copyrights in your Contributions: o You hereby grant to Us a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, transferable, no-charge, royalty-free, unrestricted license to utilize and exercise the worldwide copyrights in Your Contributions and to use Your Contributions for any purpose or use for which we see fit. This includes, at Our option, the right to use, reproduce, parody, transfer to video, prepare derivative works of, modify, publicly display, publicly perform, advertise, market, exploit, and distribute Your Contributions, and sublicense these same rights to third parties through multiple levels of sublicensees or other licensing arrangements; o You agree that if we create (or hire an individual or entity to create for Us) a derivative work using Your Contribution, then We will be the sole owner of that derivative work; o You agree that You will not assert any moral rights in your Contributions against Us, our licensees, transferees, successors, or assigns; o You agree that We have no duty to consult with, obtain the consent of, pay, or render an accounting to You for any use or distribution of Your Contributions. b. You agree that Inside the Bowl will have the exclusive use of each of Your Contributions for sixty (60) days from the date on which each of Your individual Contributions is posted to Parents. After those sixty days has passed with regard to a Contribution, You may use that Contribution for any legally allowable use. c. Except as set out above, you keep all right, title, and interest in Your Contributions. The rights that You grant to Us under this Agreement are effective on the date You first submitted a Contribution to Us, even if Your submission took place before the date You sign this Agreement. d. You covenant, represent, warrant, and agree that: o each Contribution that You submit is and shall be an original work of authorship owned by You and You can legally grant the rights set out in this Agreement; o to the best of Your knowledge, each Contribution will not violate any third party's copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, contract rights, or any other rights of any person or entity, nor will it defame any person or entity; and " You have the legal right and authority to enter into this Agreement. e. You agree to notify Us if You become aware of any circumstance which would make any of the foregoing representations inaccurate in any respect. We may publicly disclose Your participation in That's Inappropriate Parents, including the fact that You have signed this Agreement.
  • 2. Grant of Rights to ORIGINAL Contributions a. With respect to any and all worldwide copyrights in your ORIGINAL Contributions: • You hereby grant to Us a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, transferable, no-charge, royalty-free, unrestricted license to utilize and exercise the worldwide copyrights in Your Original Contributions and to use Your ORIGINAL Contributions for any purpose or use for which we see fit. This includes, at Our option, the right to use, reproduce, parody, transfer to video, prepare derivative works of, modify, publicly display, publicly perform, advertise, market, exploit, and distribute Your ORIGINAL Contributions, and sublicense these same rights to third parties through multiple levels of sublicensees or other licensing arrangements; • You agree that if we create (or hire an individual or entity to create for Us) a derivative work using Your ORIGINAL Contributions, then We will be the sole owner of that derivative work; • You agree that You will not assert any moral rights in your ORIGINAL Contributions against Us, our licensees, transferees, successors, or assigns; • You agree that We have no duty to consult with, obtain the consent of, pay, or render an accounting to You for any use or distribution of Your Original Contributions. b. You agree that Inside the Bowl will have the exclusive use of each of Your ORIGINAL Contributions for sixty (60) days from the date on which each of Your individual ORIGINAL Contributions is posted to Parents. After those sixty days has passed with regard to an ORIGINAL Contributions, You may use that ORIGINAL Contributions for any legally allowable use. c. Except as set out above, you keep all right, title, and interest in Your ORIGINAL Contributions. The rights that You grant to Us under this Agreement are effective on the date You first submitted an ORIGINAL Contributions to Us, even if Your submission took place before the date You sign this Agreement. d. You covenant, represent, warrant, and agree that: • each ORIGINAL Contribution that You submit is and shall be an ORIGINAL work of authorship owned by You and You can legally grant the rights set out in this Agreement; • to the best of Your knowledge, each ORIGINAL Contribution will not violate any third party's copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, contract rights, or any other rights of any person or entity, nor will it defame any person or entity; and • You have the legal right and authority to enter into this Agreement. e. You agree to notify Us if You become aware of any circumstance which would make any of the foregoing representations inaccurate in any respect. We may publicly disclose Your participation in the That’s Inappropriate Parents Contributor Group, including the fact that You have signed this Agreement.
  • a. With respect to any and all worldwide copyrights in your Syndicated Contributions: • You hereby grant to Us a perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, worldwide, transferable, no-charge, royalty-free, license to utilize Your Syndicated Contributions for public display on That’s Inappropriate Parents and sublicense these same rights to third parties through multiple levels of sublicensees or other licensing arrangements; • You agree that if we create (or hire an individual or entity to create for Us) a derivative work using Your Syndicated Contributions, then We will be the sole owner of that derivative work; • You agree that You will not assert any moral rights in your Syndicated Contributions against Us, our licensees, transferees, successors, or assigns; • You agree that We have no duty to consult with, obtain the consent of, pay, or render an accounting to You for any use or distribution of Your Syndicated Contributions. c. Except as set out above, you keep all right, title, and interest in Your Syndicated Contributions. The rights that You grant to Us under this Agreement are effective on the date You first submitted a Syndicated Contribution to Us, even if Your submission took place before the date You sign this Agreement. d. You covenant, represent, warrant, and agree that: • to the best of Your knowledge, each Syndicated Contribution will not violate any third party's copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, patents, or other intellectual property rights, privacy rights, publicity rights, contract rights, or any other rights of any person or entity, nor will it defame any person or entity; and • You have the legal right and authority to enter into Your Syndicated Contribution into this Agreement. e. You agree to notify Us if You become aware of any circumstance which would make any of the foregoing representations inaccurate in any respect. We may publicly disclose Your participation in the That’s Inappropriate Parents Contributor Group, including the fact that You have signed this Agreement.
  • Contributors may receive compensation for submitted works, if it meets the requirements set hereinafter. You are eligible for compensation at a rate of $20 per post, if the submission satisfies section 2.d, the submission has not been submitted, published or submitted for publication elsewhere, included but not limited to the Author's blog, website or social media accounts. a. Contributors can expect to be paid within 45 days of the close of the month in which their post was published on Parents. i.e.: a post submitted in January may not be published until February. Your payment will not be processed until, up to, 45 days after February 28th.
  • Contributors may receive compensation for submitted works, if it meets the requirements set hereinafter. You are eligible for compensation at a rate of $20 per post, if the submission satisfies THE CHARACTERISTICS OF AN ORIGINAL CONTRIBUTION PER section 2.d, the submission has not been submitted, published or submitted for publication elsewhere, included but not limited to the Author’s blog, website or social media accounts. a. Contributors can expect to be paid within 45 days of the close of the month in which their post was published on Parents. • i.e.: a post submitted in January may not be published until February. Your payment will not be processed until, up to, 45 days after February 28th.
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