UNIVERSAL SOUL SERVICE PTY LTD
Media Release Agreement
This document confirms the agreement between you and Universal Soul Service Pty Ltd. (“USS“) trading as Master Sha Tao Centre Sydney, its affiliates, directors, officers, staff, affiliates, agents, assigns or successors (collectively, the “Authorised Parties”) regarding your participation in retreat, workshop and teleclass activities and other events (collectively the “USS Events“) in which your voice, statements, words, image or likeness may be photographed, filmed, videotaped, audio taped, transcribed, printed or quoted (collectively, the “Materials”).
For good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged, you hereby irrevocably grant to the Authorised Parties for any purpose, including advertising and promotional purposes, for all markets, media and in all formats throughout the world (including print, internet, film, radio and television broadcast and/or other electronic medium and whether now known or hereafter to be developed) the full, perpetual, exclusive royalty-free right, to use, publish, distribute and/or incorporate (alone or together with other materials), in whole or in modified or edited part, the Materials, which may include your name and likeness, photographs, video footage or audio recordings taken of you, your voice, statements and/or words provided by you, the whole as a result of your participation in or attendance at any USS Events organized or offered by any of the Authorised Parties.
You hereby agree that you will not bring and will not consent or otherwise assist others to bring, any claim, action or proceeding against the Authorised Parties on the grounds that anything contained in the Materials or in any advertising, publishing and publicity used in connection of the Materials, is defamatory, reflects adversely on you or violates any other right you hold including without limitation, rights of privacy and publicity. On your own behalf and on behalf of your successors, representatives, executors and assigns, you hereby waive any claim to and release the Authorised Parties from, any and all claims, demands, actions, causes of actions, suits, costs, expenses, liabilities, injuries and damages whatsoever that you may have now sustained or may in the future sustain in connection with the Materials.
This agreement shall not oblige the Authorised Parties to use the Materials or to avail themselves use any of the rights granted hereunder, or to prepare, produce, exhibit, distribute or exploit the Materials. The Authorised Parties shall have the right to assign their rights hereunder, without your consent, in whole or in part, to any person, corporation or other entity. This release shall operate conclusively as an estoppel in the event of any claim, action, complaint or proceeding which might be brought in the future by you, your successors, representatives, executors and assigns with respect to the matters addressed herein.
You shall not have any entitlement to compensation for production of the Materials.
This document may be signed by electronic means.
I have read this agreement and acknowledge that I have understood and agree with its contents and agree to be bound by them.