Great Lakes Now/DPTV Photograph/Materials Release Form

Great Lakes Now/DPTV Photograph/Materials Release Form
March 11, 2018 Shelby Jouppi



By electronically submitting this photo file, I (“Grantor”) hereby grants to DETROIT PUBLIC TELEVISION FOUNDATION (“DPTV”) ‘s Great Lakes Now initiative, its successors, sublicensees and assigns the non-exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid up right to reproduce, distribute, perform, display, publish and modify the Work in connection with Great Lakes Now, including without limitation any derivative thereof, any promotion thereof, and for all purposes and in any manner whatsoever and in any media now known or hereinafter invented.  Grantor hereby grants DPTV, its successors, licensees, sublicensees and partners, assigns the non-exclusive worldwide, perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, fully-paid up right to use Grantor’s image, name and performance/composition all in connection the exercise of the rights granted above.


Grantor agrees and acknowledges DPTV has no obligation to use the Work. Grantor warrants and represents that he/she possesses all rights necessary for the grant the rights and licenses herein and that the exercise by DPTV of such rights and licenses will not infringe or violate the rights of any third party, including without limitation third party rights in contract, publicity or copyright.  Grantor will defend, indemnify and hold DPTV and its licensees, sublicensees, partners and assigns harmless from and against any and all threatened or actual suits, actions, proceedings, liabilities, claims, damages, costs, expenses and fees (including attorney’s fees) arising from or related to any alleged or actual breach of this Agreement. Grantor hereby waives and foregoes any compensation in connection with the Work, the foregoing grant of rights, or their subsequent exercise; and hereby releases DPTV from, and covenants not to sue DPTV with respect to, any and all claims or liabilities arising from or related to the Work or the program Great Lakes Now.  The federal and state courts of Michigan shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all disputes arising from or related to the Work, this Agreement[ or the Program].


Grantor represents that he/she is over 18 years of age and has the right to enter into this agreement.




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