DoggieLawn, LLC (“DoggieLawn”) reaches out to social media users to seek permission to feature their DoggieLawn content on our site, social channels, and various promotional materials. You are reading this because DoggieLawn has requested your permission to use your DoggieLawn content in this way.
DoggieLawn engages a limited number of service providers to facilitate the collection and transmission to the DoggieLawn websites (www.doggielawn.com and others)(the “Site”), social media channels, promotional materials and other properties of User Content, including photos, text, graphics, audio, video, location information, comments and other materials from social media sites, for use by DoggieLawn in connection with its business, including DoggieLawn's product feature, marketing, promotional, advertising and other consumer-related activities.
USER CONTENT LICENSE
You hereby grant to DoggieLawn and its related companies, agents, licensees, sublicensees, contractors, successors, legal representatives, assigns, and third-party service providers, and their respective retail partners, marketing or public relations agencies, and other affiliates (the “Licensed Parties”) a worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid, non-exclusive, transferable, sublicensable right to use your User Content in any manner to be determined in the Licensed Parties’ sole discretion, including but not limited to on webpages and social media pages operated by the Licensed Parties, in promotional e-mails and advertisements, and in any and all other marketing, promotional and advertising initiatives, and in any media now or hereafter known. The Licensed Parties may use, display, reproduce, distribute, transmit, create derivative works from, combine with other materials, alter and/or edit your User Content in any manner in their sole discretion, with no obligation to you whatsoever.
You acknowledge and agree that: (a) Licensed Parties have the right to arrange the posting of Content in any way in its sole discretion without your approval; (b) Licensed Parties have no obligation to provide you with any credit when using your Content, but if Licensed Parties choose to provide you with credit, the size and placement of the credit is at their sole discretion; (c) any "moral rights" in your Content are waived; and (d) you are not entitled to any compensation or other payment from the Licensed Parties in connection with use of your Content. You agree that you will have no approval rights, no claim to compensation, no claim (including, without limitation, claims based upon breach of privacy, defamation or intellectual property infringement) arising out of any use (in accordance with the terms hereof), blurring, alteration, editing, distortion, faulty reproduction, or use in any composite form of the Content.
You grant the Licensed Parties the right to use your username, image, likeness, descriptions of you, or other identifying information, including but not limited to your voice, in connection with any use of your User Content.
You hereby agree and represent and warrant that (i) you are solely responsible for your User Content, (ii) you own all rights in and to your User Content and/or have obtained appropriate rights and permissions from any and all other persons and/or entities who own, manage or otherwise claim any rights with respect to such User Content, (iii) you are not a minor, (iv) the Licensed Parties’ use of your User Content as described herein will not violate the rights, including but not limited to copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, privacy, publicity, moral, proprietary or other rights, of any third party, or any law, rule or regulation, and (v) the User Content is not libelous, defamatory, obscene, pornographic, abusive, indecent, threatening, harassing, hateful, or offensive or otherwise unlawful.
You hereby release, discharge and agree to hold the Licensed Parties, and any person acting on their behalf, harmless from any liability related in any way to the Licensed Parties’ use of your User Content.
The Licensed Parties reserve the right to remove any User Content from the Site. If you believe any content, including User Content, residing on the Site or displayed or used in connection with DoggieLawn infringes any person’s or entity’s copyright rights, please DoggieLawn.
You certify that you are at least 18 years of age.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS
The Site may be protected by copyright, trademark and other intellectual property laws. You acknowledge and agree that you do not acquire any ownership or other rights in proprietary information and materials of DoggieLawn by authorizing use of your User Content or otherwise using or accessing the Site.