Friday, February 12, 2010
Dear White Castle enthusiast,
We saw your stuff online. We dig it. We like it so much, in fact, that we’d like to include your video or picture on WhiteCastle.com.
Before we can post your work, we need your permission. Read the legal stuff below and email us back. As you’ll see, we offer no compensation, we simply provide the stage to showcase your White Castle-inspired genius.
Please reply with a copy and paste of one of these options:
1. Yes, I’ve read and agree to all terms and I allow White Castle to use my photo, "White Castle Party!" on whitecastle.com.
2. No, I do not consent for White Castle to use my content on whitecastle.com.
Thank you for your talent, devotion, and for saying yes. Thank you for recognizing and responding to the crave. If you have any concerns, call Debbie Cline at White Castle, 614-559-2577.
Long live the crave,
Your friends at White Castle
LICENSE, PUBLICITY RELEASE, AND WAIVER OF CLAIMS
In making and agreeing to this License, Publicity Release, and Waiver of Claims (“Agreement”), it is understood and agreed that I rely wholly upon my own judgment, belief and knowledge of my contractual rights and obligations under this Agreement, and that I have not been influenced to any extent whatsoever in making this Agreement by any representations or statements regarding said Agreement, or regarding any other matters, made by the persons, firms or corporations who are hereby released, or by any person or persons representing them.
In consideration of having my textual, photographic, video, or other original content (“Content”) considered for inclusion in White Castle’s web site or other branding efforts, I grant White Castle Management Co. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, legal representatives and assigns (“White Castle”), without further obligation, a perpetual, worldwide, royalty free license to use, alter, reproduce, and publicly or privately display, broadcast, perform, or distribute the Content, in whole or in part, in any commercial or noncommercial manner, and in any media now known or hereafter developed.
I further grant White Castle the absolute right and permission to use my name, image, and likeness as it may be displayed or otherwise included in association with the Content and hereby waive all rights to inspect or approve of any specific use of the Content, waive all related rights of publicity, moral rights, and claims based upon those rights, and release, discharge, and agree to hold harmless and indemnify White Castle from any liability or claims of intellectual property infringement or right of privacy or persona violation or infringement which may arise by virtue of such use of the Content. I warrant and represent that the Content does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party and does not contain the name, image, or likeness of any individuals without their knowledge and consent to such use as contemplated herein. I also hereby waive any claims of trademark infringement or false endorsement for use of my name or likeness in connection with use of the Content or any image or work derived therefrom.
I hereby warrant that I am an adult and have every right to contract in my own name in the above regard. I hereby state further that I have read the above Agreement prior to indicating my agreement or disagreement to the terms, and that I am fully familiar with the contents thereof.