I have submitted certain comments, statements, stories, and/or other recordings or media (the “Submissions”) to Welch for Vermont (the “Campaign”). I grant the Campaign a perpetual, irrevocable, worldwide, sublicensable, royalty free license to publish, reproduce, distribute, publicly perform, publicly display, edit, modify, create derivative works of and otherwise use the Submissions in any manner or media and for any purpose whatsoever at the sole discretion of the Campaign, including without limitation any political, advertising or commercial use of any kind. I further give my permission to use my name, likeness, voice, and biographical information in connection with such Submissions and release the Campaign and anyone acting under its authorization from any claims that any use of the Submissions as authorized herein violates any of my rights, including any rights of publicity or privacy. I understand and that all rights granted herein are fully sublicensable and assignable.
I represent and warrant that I have all rights necessary to grant the foregoing rights and permission and that no infringement or violation of any third-party rights, including copyright, right of publicity, or right of privacy, will result from the use of the Submissions. I further represent and warrant that in creating the Submissions, I was working on my own time, and not for any employee or third party, and that I did not use any equipment of materials owned by any corporation or other third party. With respect to creating the Submissions, I acknowledge that I was volunteering my time to the Campaign and that any disposable materials used in the creation of the Submissions may constitute an in-kind donation to the Campaign. I agree to defend, indemnify and hold the Campaign, and any candidates or other persons affiliated therewith, harmless from and against any liabilities, losses, claims, demands, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or in connection with the use of the Submissions or of my name, likeness, voice, or persona, or from the breach or alleged breach of any of the foregoing representations or warranties.
I understand that I will not be entitled to any compensation for the rights and release granted herein or for any use of the Submissions and that the Campaign shall have no obligation to make any use of the Submissions. I further understand and agree that the Campaign will act in reliance on this agreement and that therefore it will be irrevocable.