Social Media Submission Guidelines/ Disclaimer
You may submit pictures, videos, texts, comments, or other works, materials, or content (your “Submissions”) to Chive Media Group, LLC (“The Chive,” “we,” “our,” or “us”) by posting and/or uploading the Submission using the hashtag #ChiveIt or other The Chive brand hashtags, by tagging our social media accounts with the Submission, or by sending the Submission by Direct Message to one of our social media accounts. You understand and agree that, by taking any of the foregoing actions, you are submitting your Submission to us, in accordance with these terms. You must be 18 years old or the age of majority in your jurisdiction of residence (whichever is greater) to submit a Submission to us, and by so submitting, you represent and warrant that you are of such legal age.
You retain all ownership rights in your Submissions. By submitting your Submission to us, you grant The Chive and its parents, subsidiaries, and affiliates a non-exclusive, fully-paid, royalty-free, worldwide, perpetual, transferrable, sublicensable license to, in our discretion and for any purpose, use, copy, publish, publicly perform and display, reproduce, broadcast, make derivatives of, and otherwise exploit each Submission (including any works, material, content, trademarks, names, usernames, images, voices, likenesses, and biographical information used or appearing in connection therewith or incorporated therein), in any and all media now known or later devised (including, without limitation, on our websites, social media accounts, ChiveTV, and all other properties and platforms), without any further notice, consideration, or other obligation to, or approval by, you. The foregoing license to us includes the right to combine or compile, modify, and/or edit your Submissions and to use your Submissions for any and all commercial purposes, including without limitation, in connection with, incorporated into, or placed in conjunction with advertisements and promotions. We reserve the right to not use a Submission at all and/or to use as much or as little of a Submission as we deemed appropriate. You understand that, whether or not we use your Submission, we do not guarantee and disclaim, any confidentiality with respect to your Submissions. By submitting a Submission, you represent and warrant that: (a) you are the owner of that Submission, with full right and authority to grant us all rights granted herein; (b) you have full permission and consent from any and all person(s) appearing in that Submission to grant us all rights granted herein; and (c) that Submission does not infringe upon or violate the rights of any third party, nor violate any law, rule, or regulation. Additionally, you agree indemnify, defend, and hold harmless The Chive and our parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of its and their and respective officers, directors, shareholders, members, employees and agents from and against any and all third-party claims, liability, and damages, arising out of or related to your breach of any of the foregoing representations and warranties.
*Guidelines are subject to change at any time*