Updated December 4, 2023
These User Generated Content Terms and Conditions (“Terms”) are a legal agreement between you and Smalls Sliders Franchising, LLC, Smalls Holding, LLC, Smalls Sliders IP, LLC, and their affiliates (collectively, “Smalls Sliders,” “we,” “our,” “us”).
AGREEMENT TO TERMS BY USER
BY PROVIDING ANY CONTENT (AS DEFINED BELOW) TO SMALLS SLIDERS THROUGH ANY MEANS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DISPLAYING, PUBLISHING, OR OTHERWISE POSTING ANY CONTENT ON OR THROUGH ANY SMALLS SLIDERS WEBSITE, MOBILE APP, OR OTHER ONLINE SERVICE, YOU ARE AGREEING TO ALL OF THESE TERMS WITH RESPECT TO THE CONTENT. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE WITH ANY OF THESE TERMS, DO NOT PROVIDE ANY CONTENT TO SMALLS SLIDERS. IN PARTICULAR, BUT WITHOUT LIMITATION, YOU CONFIRM THE FOLLOWING:
- YOU ARE GRANTING SMALLS SLIDERS AND ITS BUSINESS PARTNERS (AS DEFINED BELOW) THE RIGHT TO USE YOUR CONTENT (DEFINED BELOW) ON THEIR WEBSITES (“SITES”), MOBILE APPLICATIONS (“APPS”), SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORMS AND RETAILER WEBSITES, AS WELL AS IN OTHER FORMS, MEDIUMS AND/OR DISTRIBUTION METHODS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THOSE DESCRIBED BELOW, INDEFINITELY;
- YOU CREATED THE CONTENT OR HAVE PERMISSION FROM THE CREATOR OF THE CONTENT TO GRANT THE RIGHT TO USE THE CONTENT IN ITS ENTIRETY, INCLUDING AS TO ANY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS IN THE CONTENT;
- YOU HAVE PERMISSION TO GRANT THIS RIGHT FROM ALL INDIVIDUALS APPEARING IN THE CONTENT;
- YOU ARE NOT AN EMPLOYEE, AGENT, CONSULTANT, BRAND AMBASSADOR, OR OTHERWISE MATERIALLY RELATED TO SMALLS SLIDERS, AND SMALLS SLIDERS HAS NOT COMPENSATED YOU FOR YOUR CONTENT.
- YOU AND ALL INDIVIDUALS APPEARING IN THE CONTENT ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE.
You will retain all ownership of the Content (subject to the license granted herein). Any Licensee shall have the right, but not the obligation, to use your username, and, if provided in connection with the Content, real name, image, likeness, caption, location information or other identifying information, in connection with any permitted use of the Content.
By approving the use of the Content, you waive (i) any right to review, inspect or approve the use of the Content in any format or media, whether that use is known to you or not; and (ii) any right to royalties or other compensation arising from or related to the use of the Content.
Your Obligations and Promises to Smalls Sliders
You may not upload, post or otherwise generate or make available to us any material protected by copyright, trademark, or any other proprietary right without the express permission of the owner of such copyright, trademark or other proprietary right, and the burden of determining whether any material is protected by any such right is on you. You shall be solely liable for any damage resulting from any infringement of copyrights, trademarks, proprietary rights, violation of contract, privacy or publicity rights or any other harm resulting from any Content that you provide.
You represent and warrant that: (i) you (and any other person appearing in the Content, if any) are at least 18 years old or the age of majority, whichever is older, in your state and/or country of residence; (ii) you have full right and authority to enter into this agreement; (iii) neither your Content, nor the use of the Content as permitted in these Terms, will infringe upon, misappropriate or violate any laws or the intellectual property, privacy, publicity, statutory, contractual, personal or other rights of any person or entity; (iv) neither you nor any person appearing in the Content is an employee, consultant, brand ambassador, or is otherwise materially related to Smalls Sliders; (v) Smalls Sliders has not compensated you for the Content; and (vi) you own or have obtained all necessary rights and permissions to grant the rights granted herein, including without limitation, all rights or permissions from the creators of the Content or any individual(s) appearing in the Content, and no payment of any kind is due to any third party for the use of the Content as set forth herein.
To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law, you agree to pay for all royalties, fees, damages and any other monies owing any person by reason of any Content that you provide, and you agree to indemnify and hold the Licensees and their officers, directors, employees, agents and licensors harmless from and against any and all costs, damages, liabilities, and expenses (including attorneys’ fees and costs of defense) Smalls Sliders or any other indemnified party suffers in relation to, arising from, or for the purpose of avoiding, any claim or demand relating to or arising out of the Content, your breach or alleged breach of these Terms, or your violation or misappropriation of any applicable law, regulation, or the copyrights, trademark rights or other rights of any third party.
Please direct all inquiries related to these Terms to:
Smalls Sliders Franchising, LLC
7000 Central Parkway, Suite 1100
Atlanta, GA 30328