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I represent and warrant that I am the individual that submitted the referenced photograph (“Photograph”). Further, I confirm that any other individuals shown in the Photograph have agreed to be included and permitted me to agree to these terms on their behalf and agreed to the license granted here or that I am authorized to agree on their behalf.
I represent and warrant that the Photograph is my own original work and has not been previously published, has not won a previous prize or award, and that I own or otherwise control all of the rights to the Photograph, and that the Photograph does not violate any law, regulation or any right of any third-party, including but not limited to rights of copyright, trademark, publicity and/or privacy. I confirm that if any individuals other than me are pictured in the image that I have the right to sign this release on such individuals’ behalf and grant all rights stated herein. Further, I confirm that I am granting Mars Food US, 2001 E. Cashdan Street, Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220, its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, agents, assignees and officers, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively “Mars”) a non-exclusive, perpetual, royalty-free, fully-paid license to edit, display, reproduce, modify, use, and distribute the Photograph (in whole or in part) in any manner or media whatsoever, worldwide, for advertising and other commercial purposes in connection with the UNCLE BEN’S™ Brand, without notice to me and without further compensation. To that end, I agree to indemnify Mars against any claims made by individuals pictured in the Photograph, any claims pertaining to copyright, trademark, or other intellectual property law violations, and any claims by individuals that may contest Mars’ right to use the Photograph as described above. I understand that I will have no right of approval, no claim to any compensation, and no claim arising out of the use, alteration, distortion or illusionary effect or use in any composite form of the Photograph.
I understand and agree that this is a complete RELEASE and DISCHARGE of all or any claims and rights that I may have against Mars or Facebook or Twitter and that no action will be taken by me or on my behalf with respect to any such rights, it being understood that this Release shall be binding upon my heirs, executors, and administrators.