RELEASE AND WAIVER
I hereby grant to the National Association of REALTORS® (“NAR”), its officers, directors, employees and agents a non-exclusive, non-revocable, worldwide, royalty-free, sub licensable, perpetual license to use for any purpose the photograph(s) and written wording (collectively, “Content”) I submit or approve to NAR. Such rights shall include, without limitation, the right to reproduce, display, perform, alter, distribute, sublicense, assign, and commercialize the Content, and such grant includes consent for NAR’s use of my legal name, image, likeness, appearance and depiction. This grant and consent shall apply to the distribution and the storage of the Content in any form, medium or technology now known or later developed. I acknowledge that NAR may edit, crop, or alter the photograph(s) I submit to NAR in its sole discretion.
I waive any claim I may have for future royalties or compensation of any kind for NAR’s use or publication of the Content in any medium now known or hereafter created. I hereby fully and forever discharge and release NAR from any claim for damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, invasion of privacy, defamation, false light or misappropriation of name, likeness or image) arising out of the use or publication of the Content by NAR, and covenant and agree not to sue or otherwise initiate legal proceedings against NAR for such use or publication.
I represent and warrant that I have the authority to grant to NAR the rights granted hereunder, including the right to use the photograph(s), that no other person’s or entity’s permission is required to grant the rights and consent I grant herein, and that NAR’s exercise of such rights shall not violate or infringe any rights of any third party, including without limitation copyrights.
I expressly release and hereby agree to indemnify and hold NAR, its officers, directors, employees and agents and those working for it and on its behalf, harmless for any and all third-party claims resulting from NAR’s use of the Content.
I understand that NAR is not actually required to use or exercise any of the rights hereunder. All grants of permission and consent, and all covenants, agreements, acknowledgements and understandings contained herein are irrevocable. I acknowledge and represent that I am over the age of 18, have read this entire document, that I understand its terms and provisions, and that I have signed it knowingly and voluntarily on behalf of myself and/or the undersigned minor children.