In these terms and agreement, unless the context otherwise requires:
- User means any individual who submits a story and acquires Save Our Legacy services wholly or predominately for personal, domestic or commercial use.
- Content means any goods, chattels, items or things, including but not limited to any photographs, documents (whether digital or hard copy), tapes, videos, films, footage, props and equipment provided by the User to Save Our Legacy for the purposes of Save Our Legacy supplying the Services.
- Raw Footage means master footage recorded by Save Our Legacy as part of provision of the Services.
Minimum Age of Users
The minimum age for individuals submitting a story is 18 years old. Stories can be about individuals under 18. However, the individual submitting the story must be at least 18 years of age.
Accuracy of Submitted Stories
All story submissions must adhere to the items listed out in the Submission Standards section of our site. Additionally, individuals agree that all stories submitted consist of accurate and true events that have taken place in the individual’s life to the best of their knowledge. Any story that has been produced on video, but is later found to be untrue or false, will be removed indefinitely from our site. Individuals who submit falsified stories will be banned from submitting any future stories.
Save Our Legacy is founded by a team grounded in Christian morals and values. Therefore, story submissions should adhere to the following standards:
- No use of profane words, images, or videos to convey your message
- No use of demeaning, belittling, disrespectful, or degrading words for the intent of intimidating or threatening another individual, otherwise known as bullying
- No submission of sexually explicit content (language, images, video, or audio) directly on our site or referenced via a link to an external site containing such content
- No use of negative language, harassment, abuse, or slander targeting race, ethnicity, sex, gender, age, disability, or occupation
- No submission of material displaying harm or mistreatment of a person, group of persons, or animal
- No activity that would disrupt or interfere with the functionality of the site and it’s services
- No soliciting, promotion, or exploitation of the use of drugs, alcohol, and firearms in the form of images or footage in your submission
Identity of Others in Your Story Submission:
If you are submitting a personal story to be produced into a video and want or need to protect individuals in your story, we encourage you to do the following:
- Leave out, do not include, or avoid using real names of individuals, companies and any products and/or services provided by such companies, professionals, and pending court cases or people involved in these cases in your story.
- Use terms such as: him, her, them, they, the “doctor”, or any term that doesn’t provide an individual, professional, or company name.
User Content and Intellectual Property:
Please note that you are responsible for any Content you provide to the Service, and for any consequences thereof, including the use of your Content by other users and our third party partners. You understand that your Content may be syndicated, broadcast, distributed, or published by our partners and if you do not have the right to submit Content for such use, it may subject you to liability.
Any pictures, images, music and footage used in the video production of a video cannot infringe upon a third party’s intellectual property or copyrights. This is including, but not limited to brand images, such as logos or products displaying logos of another company or marks of the brand without the pre-authorized consent of that company.
Save Our Legacy will not be responsible or liable for any use of your Content in our site in accordance with these Terms and Conditions. You represent and warrant that you have all the rights, power and authority necessary to grant the rights granted herein to any Content that you submit.
By agreeing to our terms and conditions, you grant Save Our Legacy and our users a perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable, worldwide license to use, publicly display, publicly perform, store, reproduce, modify, create derivative works, and distribute your User Content on or in connection with the Service and our related marketing and promotional activities. Each user represents and warrants that their User Content and our use of their User Content will not infringe any third party’s intellectual property rights, proprietary rights, privacy rights, confidentiality, rights of publicity or otherwise violate these Terms or applicable law.
Save Our Legacy Branding Policy
The Save Our Legacy logo and distinguished mark (the Lion in between the wording “Save Our Legacy”) is the property of Save Our Legacy Inc. Please note Save Our Legacy logo or branding will appear on certain videos that have been fully funded by SaveOurLegacy.com, with the exception of ads and selected testimonial videos.
Use of Save Our Legacy Brand.
The Save Our Legacy name and logo is to be printed and represented in the manner that they appear on our site or in the logo with no other rearrangements.
Release of Rights for Filming:
If you submit your story to be made into a video, you release the rights for our production team to film you on camera and you will be required to sign a release form on the day of the video shoot. In addition, any persons who will be in your video will be required to sign a release form for permission to film them in your video.
Conduct of Video Production Process:
All participants in the production of any video is expected to adhere to the same conduct listed in our Submission Standards section.
All rights, title and interest, including all copyrights, intellectual and other proprietary rights, in and to each Video as well all raw footage shot by Save Our Legacy or Save Our Legacy third party videographers, including, without limitation, tapes, out-takes, “b-roll”, location shots and clips (the “Raw Footage”), will be the property of Save Our Legacy. Save Our Legacy or Save Our Legacy’s third party licensors retain all rights of ownership and copyright and any related rights to any music, musical composition, sound recording, arrangement, reproduction, sound transmission, broadcast, dissemination, performance and moral rights for the music used in any Video whether it is an original musical composition created by Save Our Legacy or is licensed by Save Our Legacy from a third party.
Our limited usage rights.
You grant to Save Our Legacy the royalty-free right and license to use the Raw Footage, Video and Materials. Save Our Legacy will not distribute, transmit, stream or otherwise portray your name, likeness or image through any medium that is illegal, or promotes illegal activities or conduct that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous or displays pornography of any kind.
You give Save Our Legacy permission to upload and monetize your video to it’s YouTube channel and post on our website.
Video Production Cancellation and Rescheduling Policy
Any cancellation of your video production project within 48 hours of the video shoot, forfeits any future opportunities to produce a video by Save Our Legacy.
Once the production date has been scheduled, you will have up to 7 days prior to the date of the shoot to reschedule. Failure to reschedule according to the 7 day policy may result in automatic cancellation of the project. It will be to the discretion of Save Our Legacy to accept or deny rescheduling that does not follow the 7 day policy.
If you fail to appear for your production date, your project will automatically cancel.
You indemnify, defend and hold harmless Save Our Legacy, and Save Our Legacy’s affiliates, officers, directors, employees and agents, from and against all third party claims, suits, proceedings, liabilities and costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) to the extent arising from or based upon (a) the individual users gross negligence or willful misconduct; (b) the individual’s breach of our Licensing terms, Cancellation and Rescheduling Policy, or any other terms of this here agreement in its entirety; (c) any claim that any mark, copyright, trademark, logo or other element of your business or organization or any Content or Material provided by the individual violates the trademark, patent, copyright or other rights of any third party; (d) the individual is in breach of these terms; (e) any claim that a Video contains false or misleading statements; (f) any claim related to the Video after the individual takes license of the Video; and (g) any claim that the Video or any part thereof violates any relevant advertising rules or regulations.
Limits to Our Liability
EXCEPT FOR GROSS NEGLIGENCE OR WILLFUL MISCONDUCT, IN NO EVENT SHALL SAVE OUR LEGACY OR ITS AFFILIATES OR AGENTS BE LIABLE TO YOU FOR ANY INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES ARISING FROM OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH ITS PERFORMANCE OR FAILURE TO PERFORM UNDER THIS AGREEMENT. ADDITIONALLY, IN NO EVENT SHALL SAVE OUR LEGACY’S AGGREGATE LIABILITY FOR DIRECT DAMAGES EXCEED THE ACTUAL AMOUNTS PAID UNDER THIS AGREEMENT.