First, your photos are awesome! We so appreciate your willingness to let us share your pics with the world. So here are the terms and conditions that we share with everyone who agrees to let us use their photos so that everything is crystal clear about what it means. AUTHORIZATION, RELEASE, AND LICENSE
1. LICENSE For good and valuable consideration, I hereby irrevocably and unconditionally grant to BeYOUtifulBridal.ca, BeYOUtifulBridal.com, and those acting with its authority, including its clients, representatives, and agents, (hereinafter referred to collectively as "BeYOUtifulBridal.com"), the unrestricted, absolute, perpetual, irrevocable worldwide right and license (the "License") to use my name, and without limitation, the text, image(s), and/or video(s) tagged with #BeYOUtifulBridal and/or "yes you can," "yes," "of course," "sure thing," "for sure," "please go ahead," "absolutely," "feel free to post it," and "you can use my photo," (the "Content"), to use, reproduce, copy, modify, edit, adapt, create derivative works of, display, perform, exhibit, print, distribute, communicate, transmit or broadcast, publicly or otherwise, or otherwise use and permit to be used the Content or any part thereof, whether alone or in combination with other materials (including but not limited to text, data, images, photographs, illustrations, graphics, and video or audio segments of any nature), in any media now known or later created, including promotional, marketing and advertising material, employee communications, customer and trade materials and other publications, websites and social media pages owned or operated by BeYOUtifulBridal.com, and products or services offered by BeYOUtifulBridal.com without further compensation, consideration, or notice to or permission from me or any third party. I waive any and all rights in such derivative works of the Content and any claims I may have based on rights of publicity, privacy or any other rights that may arise based on the use of the Content as provided in this Authorization, Release, and License (the "Agreement"). I acknowledge that, this License does not grant BeYOUtifulBridal.com the right to sublicense or sell the Content as stock photography. All copyright and other intellectual property in the Content shall be retained by me. All copyright and other intellectual property in all collations and compilations of the Content made by BeYOUtifulBridal.com shall vest in BeYOUtifulBridal.com, subject to BeYOUtifulBridal.com license to use the Content granted above. I understand that this License is granted to BeYOUtifulBridal.com in consideration of the publicity given to the Content, and I acknowledge and agree that I will not be entitled to any compensation from such use at any time. BeYOUtifulBridal.com at its sole discretion will have the right to attribute use of the Content to me based on the preferences and statements (or paraphrased, modified or abridged statements with different words with substantially the same meaning) that I have provided below.
2. RELEASE I hereby authorize BeYOUtifulBridal.com to use my likeness and the likeness of any persons for whom I am the legal guardian, publicly or otherwise, as such likeness(es) may appear in the Content, in conjunction with the License. I understand and agree that a copy of all Content will become property of BeYOUtifulBridal.com and will not be returned to me. I understand that BeYOUtifulBridal.com will have no obligation to make any use of the Content and I do not have any right to inspect or approve the Content or BeYOUtifulBridal.com's use of the Content.
3. WARRANTY I represent and warrant that: I am at least 18 years of age and that I have obtained all permissions and licenses required to allow me to consent herein and grant the above license to BeYOUtifulBridal.com; The Content is created by me and I solely own the rights to the Content and that no other parties can claim ownership; and The Content does not infringe any third party proprietary rights, intellectual property rights, industrial property rights, personal or moral rights or any other rights, including without limitation, copyright, trademark, trade names, industrial designs, patent, trade secret, privacy, publicity or confidentiality obligations. I will defend, indemnify, and hold harmless BeYOUtifulBridal.com from and against any damages, claims, or causes of action (including reasonable legal fees and costs) arising from or relating to any breach of the warranties I have made in this paragraph or any other obligations I have made in this Agreement. 4. RELEASE OF CLAIMS I hereby hold harmless and release and forever discharge BeYOUtifulBridal.com from all claims, demands, and causes of action which I, my heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on my behalf or on behalf of my estate have or may have by reason of this Agreement, including without limitation, claims or liability for violation of personal or property rights, right of portrait, defamation, libel, false light, invasion of privacy, public disclosure of private facts, emotional distress or misappropriation. I am at least 18 years of age and am competent to contract in my own name. I have read this Agreement before signing below and I fully understand the contents, meaning, and impact of this Agreement. If you have any questions at all or if this agreement is at all confusing, don’t hesitate to reach out to us. Our mission is to ensure the happiness of all.