Authorization and Release of Content, Testimonials and Videos
I, on behalf of myself, my successors, heirs and assigns, for good and valuable consideration, hereby grant to The Procter & Gamble Company, its subsidiaries, affiliates, licensees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (“P&G”), the unrestricted, royalty free, transferable, irrevocable and perpetual right and permission to publish, reproduce, distribute, broadcast and/or otherwise use for advertising and other commercial/noncommercial purposes: (i) my name, likeness, image and biographical information (“Personal Content”); and (ii) any statement or endorsement, or any portions thereof (“Testimonial”), made by me regarding or related to P&G and/or P&G brand products (“Product”), in any and all media now known or later developed, worldwide in perpetuity, for such purposes, in whole or in part, as P&G shall determine in its sole discretion without further compensation, consideration, review or approval by me.
I agree to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless Procter & Gamble, Stagwell Group and any associated agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors (the “Indemnified Parties”), from all claims, damages, losses, injuries and expenses, including reasonable attorney’s fees, arising out of or resulting from my participation in the Welcome Home program, including but not limited to my use of products involved in shaving. I acknowledge and understand that the Indemnified Parties have made no representations or warranties, express or implied, as to these goods or services, including any representation or warranty that I will not suffer physical reactions or require medical treatments following application of the products.
I hereby waive all rights of ownership, inspection, editing or approval with regard to any recording, taping, broadcast, reproduction, proposed printed, audio or video publication and/or other use of the Testimonial. I hereby transfer, assign, convey and deliver to P&G all of my world-wide right, title and interest, including my copyright interests and all renewals, reissues and extensions thereof, in and to the Testimonial, including without limitation, any photographic portraits, sound recordings and video performances of and/or by me in connection with the Testimonial.
I affirm (1) that any testimonial or endorsement made by me in any means of communication regarding any Product shall reflect my honest opinions, findings, beliefs, and/or experiences with respect to such product, (2) that I will promptly notify P&G if any of my opinions, findings, beliefs and/or experiences with respect to any Product change from that which I have previously expressed in any communications, and (3) that in connection with any Testimonial made in any communication by me regarding any Product, I will affirmatively and conspicuously disclose my relationship to P&G, including, if applicable, a compensated endorser of the Product or that I have received benefits or other incentives for my Testimonial.
I hereby forever release, discharge and agree to hold harmless P&G from and against any and all liability, including, without limitation, claims for libel, slander, invasion of privacy or publicity, defamation or copyright infringement, resulting from P&G’s use of my Personal Content and/or my Testimonial. I agree that my use of the Product is voluntary and I assume complete responsibility for my actions in connection therewith.
I am over eighteen years of age, and competent to contract in my own name.