License and Release
The Take A Load Off Texas Website (“we” or “us”) permits you to upload or otherwise provide to us a photograph, picture, or other image (“Image”) for posting on this Website . As a condition for doing so, you must agree to the following terms by clicking the box below as affirmation of your agreement. Please read them carefully.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image if you do not own the copyrights and other rights in the Image or have not the express license and permission to do so by the owner(s) of the copyrights and other rights in the Image.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image that depicts any other person unless you have the express permission to do so from such other person.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image that depicts any children or minors unless you have the express permission to do so from the parent or legal guardian of such child or minor.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image if you are younger than 18 years of age.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image that depicts any person who has not given his or her legally required consent to be depicted on the Image.
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image that contains nudity or any pornographic, violent, disparaging, slanderous, libelous, defamatory, illegal, or objectionable content or that violates our Website Community Guidelines;
- DO NOT upload or provide the Image if doing so violates any law or right of any other person.
- If posted, the Image will be visible to the public. DO NOT upload or provide the Image if you or any person depicted in the Image does not want the public to see it.
- We will identify you as the source of the Image by your user name that you registered with us. DO NOT upload or provide the Image if you do not want to be identified as the source of the Image.
- Our rights with respect to how we may use the Image are stated below under “Our Rights.” DO NOT upload or provide the Image if you do not grant us all of the rights, or if any owner of the copyrights or other rights in the Image or any person depicted in the Image does not grant us the necessary rights, stated below under “Our Rights.”
- You DO warrant and represent that:
- you own the copyrights and other rights in the Image, or you have the express license or permission by the owner(s) of the copyrights and other rights in the Image, to upload or provide us the Image and to grant us the rights and the releases described below under “Our Rights;”
- you obtained from each person depicted in the Image, and from each parent or legal guardian of each child or minor depicted in the Image, the permission and right to upload and provide us, and publicly display, their likeness on this Website and as described below in “Our Rights;”
- you ensured that each owner of any copyright or other rights in the Image and that each person depicted in the Image has given the necessary permissions, consents, and releases for us to have all of the rights and releases stated below under “Our Rights;” and
- your uploading or providing the Image and our use thereof as stated below under “Our Rights” does not violate any law or infringe or misappropriate any right of any third party.
- We have the right to do any and all of the following, now and at any time in the future, if, how, and as long as we decide in our sole discretion and without any obligation to do so:
- to reproduce, edit, crop, modify, and create derivative works from the Image;
- to use, post and display the Image on this Website;
- to use, display, and distribute the Image on or in any advertising, commercial, promotion, newsletter, press or news or similar release, publication, or posting;
- to identify you by your user name that you registered with us as the source of the Image on this Website and such other materials;
- to identify you and any other person depicted in the Image by your user name that you registered with us and/or by a first name and initial of the last name, as applicable;
- to use your likeness and the likeness of any other person depicted in the Image, and to use any statements and information that you upload or provide to use in connection with the Image, for any and all commercial and non-commercial purposes in connection with the use of the Image as described above; and/or
- to permit, authorize, and sublicense any third party to do any of the foregoing for or on behalf of us.
- We are not liable or obligated to pay you or any other person any royalty, fee, cost, expenses or other sum or value for or in connection with any of the rights or uses stated above.
- The rights set forth above shall continue perpetually, are irrevocable, and are effective worldwide.
- You release us and all of our owners, operators, officers, directors, employees, and contractors from any and all liability for or in connection with any use of the Image as described above (including, without limitation, any and all claims for copyright infringement, invasion of privacy, right of publicity infringement, and misappropriation of name or likeness).