Video Submission Terms and Conditions
Eligibility: You must be over the age of eighteen (18) years to enter the contest and be featured in a video submission. There must only be one individual featured in each video submission.
Original Work: All submissions must be your original work and cannot contain copyrighted material (music, images, videos, etc.), trademarks (company names, logos, brands, etc.), rights of privacy, publicity, or any other proprietary rights of a person or entity, with the sole exception of discussing 4ocean, PBC, and the featured product in the video submission. This includes a prohibition against the use of any copyrighted, trademarked, or proprietary items that may be visual on your person or in the background of your video submission.
Release: A release is to assures that the participant in the contest knows that the video may be shown publicly and used for any lawful purpose by 4ocean without further consent or any compensation required. Any submissions received without a release will be disqualified.
Authorization: By submitting this video, you agreed that 4ocean, Public Benefit Corporation, has the right to use, produce, reproduce, edit, integrate into new content or derivative works, distribute, and display the video for any lawful purpose, including educational, commercial, marketing, or otherwise, and on any form of media, including but limited to, the Internet, social media, television, live streaming, trade shows, etc., without notification, consent, or compensation to you.
Termination: 4ocean, PBC, reserves the right, at is sole discretion, to consider ineligible any video and disqualify any participant, or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest in whole or in part without prior notice at any time. The submission of a video for the Contest does not grant the participant any legal rights whatsoever.
Privacy: The information provided to enter the Contest will not be sold to third parties, but may be shared as necessary for the purposes of conducting and judging the Contest or making use of the submitted videos pursuant to the Release and Waiver of Rights agreed to by the participant. 4ocean, PBC, may from time-to-time contact participants via email concerning the Contest, and each participant consents to receiving such communications via email.
Agreement to Terms and Conditions: By participating in the Contest and submitting a video, you hereby agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Terms and Conditions and any other governing rules regarding the Contest. You represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements and accept the decision of 4ocean, PBC, as final and binding as it relates to the Contest.
Relationship: By entering the Contest, you agree and acknowledge that participation in the Contest, including without limitation, to whether or not your submission is chosen for a prize, or used by 4ocean, PBC, regardless of the award of a prize, does not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied-in-law, agency, ambassadorship, employment, partnership, joint venture, or other special relationship between you and 4ocean, PBC. The only contracts, express or implied, between you and 4ocean, PBC, are as set forth in these Terms and Conditions and the Release and Waiver of Rights.
Governing Law: This Contest and Terms and Conditions shall be governed by the law of the State of Florida, United States of America, which shall be the proper venue for any claim, suit, or dispute arising from the Contest and any participation therein, and these Terms and Conditions.
RELEASE AND WAIVER OF RIGHTS
I am voluntarily participating in the 4ocean, PBC, video submission contest. I agree that my image, likeness, voice or name may be used in the video, and by 4ocean, PBC, in perpetuity on any media associated with the video, and understand and agree that the video may be used, produced, reproduced, edited, integrated into new content or derivative works, distributed, and displayed publicly and for any lawful purpose, including educational, commercial, marketing, or otherwise, and on any form of media including but limited to, the Internet, social media, television, live streaming, trade shows, etc., without notification, consent, or compensation to me, even if the video is not selected for a prize.
I understand that by entering my electronic signature on the submission form, it constitutes my consent and permission for the video to be used with my talent contribution and that no payment, further consent or permission will be required.
I further acknowledge that 4ocean, PBC, will exclusively own all rights to the video submission, and to any derivate works created from it. I waive the right to inspect or approve of the uses of any printed or electronic copy.
4ocean, PBC, is not responsible for any technical, software, equipment malfunctions, computer viruses, or human errors, of any kid with regards to the administration of the Contest, or any damage or alteration to my video submission that may occur in connection with uploading or display of the video.
By submitting any video for the Contest, the participant acknowledges and agrees that any video submitted may be available for viewing and comment by the public, and understands that comments with which the participant disagrees or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise associated with any submitted video. Participants hereby waive any privacy expectations that they may have with respect to any video submitted to 4ocean, PBC.
I hereby release and discharge 4ocean, PBC, and its assigns and licensees, from and against all and any costs, claims, damages, liabilities, and expenses of any sort arising out of, or generally relating to 4ocean, PBC’s, use of the submitted video and my participant in the Contest, including without limitation claims of defamation, invasion of privacy, emotional distress, infringement of moral rights, infringement of rights of publicity, or copyright infringement.
I release 4ocean, PBC, and its assigns and licensees, from any responsibility and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, death, or damages of any kind caused by my participation in the Contest, submission of video, or in connection with acceptance, possession, use or misuse, of any prizes provided pursuant to the Contest.
I represent that the content in my video submission is original, not subject to the intellectual property rights of any third parties, and I shall bear the sole liability for, and hereby indemnify 4ocean, PBC, and its assigns and licensees, from any claims or damages resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, proprietary rights, or any other harm resulting from my video submission.
Under no circumstances will I be permitted to obtain awards for, and waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, exemplary, indirect, special, or consequential damages, or any other damages, whether foreseeable or not, and whether based on negligence, tort, or otherwise, including attorney’s fees.
This Release and Waiver is binding on me, my heirs, assigns, and estate, 4ocean, PBC, is not obligated to use any of the rights granted under this Release.