By submitting articles to Project LIFE, you agree to be bound by following agreement.
“Participant” or “I” or “me” means the person agreeing to this contract.
“Materials” mean all writings, creations, or productions that are submitted by you or another on your behalf. Materials shall include, without limitation, all copyrights, neighboring rights, trademarks, patents and any and all other ownership and exploitation rights in the Materials now or hereafter recognized in any and all states, territories, countries, and jurisdictions.
“Project Life” means Project Life, Inc., the webpage Projectlife.net and any and all assignees, affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns, officers, directors, employees, contractors, partners, shareholders, representatives, members and agents.
II. Terms & Conditions
This agreement is between Project Life, Inc. (hereinafter Project Life) and me.
Project Life publishes original material and encourages submission of original material only for publication. Submission of material to Project Life does not guarantee publication.
I shall not at any time use the names, logos, tradenames, or trademarks of Project Life and/or Assignees for any purpose without Project Life’s prior written consent.
I understand that I may discontinue my participation and/or withdraw as a participant in the Project Life at any time; provided, however, that no such discontinuation or withdrawal will affect any of the rights granted or assigned by me or any of the covenants, agreements, waivers, terms and conditions, releases, grant of rights, leases or indemnities made by me in the Agreement. In the event of a withdrawal, my exclusivity and confidentiality obligations shall continue.
III. Grant of Rights
The material I submit is owned by me and I understand that I retain copyright to my material by submitting to Project Life. I grant Project Life and all of their respective licensees, designees, successors and assigns (each individually and all collectively, “Assignee”) perpetually, irrevocably, and for their exclusive use and enjoyment throughout the world, the following “Rights”:
A perpetual, nonexclusive, worldwide, royalty free, sub-licensable license to the submission, which includes without limitation the right for the Company or any third party it designates, to edit, to use, copy, transmit, excerpt, publish, distribute, publicly display, publicly perform, create derivative works of, host, index, cache, tag, encode, modify and adapt in any form or media now known or hereafter developed.
IV. Representations and Warranties
I hereby represent, warrant, and agree that:
A. I am an adult over 18 years old and I am legally able to enter into this contract.
B. I am not and shall not be an employee or agent of Project LIFE, Inc. Nothing herein contained shall be deemed to constitute an employment relationship, joint venture or partnership between Project LIFE and me.
C. The material is not false and does not contain misrepresentations that can be harmful to Project Life or third parties.
D. Nothing in my material plagiarizes, violates, or infringes on any rights of others. I have obtained, if necessary, all the rights, clearances and releases for the content in the Materials.
E. I understand and agree that I shall be responsible for all expenses that I incur with my participation in Project Life.
F. I am receiving good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged including, but not limited to, the opportunity to have my materials visible on Project Life. However, I understand that I am not promised any monetary or other compensation for my submission.
G. Nothing in my Materials: harasses, stalks, defames, or threatens others; is pornographic; distributes viruses or other harmful computer codes; intentionally disrupts other posts with spam or repetitive messages; could be construed as racist, vulgar, or profane; advocates illegal activity that could constitute a criminal offense or give rise to civil liability; contains advertising or solicitation; espouses a particular political or religious view; impersonates any person or entity.
I acknowledge and understand that I release and forever discharge Project Life, any and all Assignees , affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns, officers, directors, employees, contractors, partners, shareholders, representatives, members and agents of all the foregoing from and against any and all claims, demands, liens, agreements, contracts, actions, suits, costs, attorneys’ fees, damages, judgments, orders and liabilities of whatever kind or nature in law, equity or otherwise, whether now known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected, in any way directly or indirectly related to or arising out of my Materials or my participation in Project Life.
I unconditionally and irrevocably agree to defend, indemnify, and hold harmless Project Life, any and all Assignees , affiliates, licensees, successors and assigns, officers, directors, employees, contractors, partners, shareholders, representatives, members and agents of all the foregoing from and against any and all claims, demands, liens, agreements, contracts, actions, suits, costs, attorneys’ fees, damages, judgments, orders and liabilities of whatever kind or nature in law, equity or otherwise, whether now known or unknown, suspected or unsuspected in any way directly or indirectly related to or arising out of my Materials or my participation in Project Life.
This Agreement contains the entire understanding between the parties, and supersedes all prior negotiations, understandings and agreements (whether written or oral) of the parties hereto relating to the subject matter herein.
This agreement and all related matters shall be governed by the laws of the state of Project Life’s choosing, and I consent to the personal jurisdiction of any state or federal court of Project Life’s choosing.
In the event that any provision herein shall be invalid or unenforceable due to any law, said provision shall be modified to the minimum extent necessary to meet compliance with such law, and in any event such invalidity or unenforceability shall have no effect upon the remaining terms and conditions hereof.