The Undersigned guest (the “Guest”) does hereby consent to and grant to Helen Thompson (“Podcaster”) hereunder all rights related to the recording and broadcast or other distribution of reproduction(s) of the Guest’s voice, photograph, likeness and performance as part of Guest’s participation in an audio or audiovisual program produced by the Podcaster entitled First Time Mum’s Chat (herein referred to as the “Program”).
Guest does hereby acknowledge and agree:
Podcaster is the sole owner of all rights in and to the Program, and the recording(s) thereof as a Work Made For Hire within the meaning of the United States Copyright Act, for all purposes; and has the unfettered right, among other things, to distribute the Program one or more times by any medium or mode of transmission whatsoever, throughout the world, in perpetuity. Guest hereby grants Podcaster a non-exclusive license to any materials furnished by Guest (“Materials”) and Podcaster shall have the right to use, exploit and distribute such Materials, throughout the world, in perpetuity in and in connection with the Program. However, Podcaster hereby grants the Guest limited right or license to materials referenced herein, thus permitting Guest to share any and all media or materials related to Guest’s appearance on the Program on Guest’s personal and/or professional platforms, including, but not limited to Instagram, TikTok, Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn (collectively, Guest’s Internet Platforms).
Nothing contained in this Podcast Guest Release shall be construed to obligate Podcaster to use or exploit any of the rights granted or acquired by Podcaster, or to make, sell, license, distribute or otherwise exploit the Program or Materials whatsoever.
Guest will receive no compensation for his/her appearances on and participation in the Program. In the event Guest shares materials related to their appearance on Guest’s Internet Platforms, Podcaster understands that she will not receive any compensation for said usage or sharing whether monies by an individual, entity, or organization, are generated or not.
Guest hereby waives the opportunity or right to inspect or approve the content of the Program.
Guest’s name and likeness may be used in advertising and promotional material for the Program, but not as an endorsement of any other product or service.
Guest hereby releases and discharges Podcaster together with all of Podcaster’s principals, shareholders, officers, employees, agents, successors, heirs, assigns and affiliates from any and all liability arising out of or in connection with the making, producing, reproducing, processing, exhibiting, distributing, publishing, transmitting by any means or otherwise using the above-mentioned production.
Guest is at least eighteen years of age or older, is fully competent to execute this agreement, and no other agreements currently exist which would prevent Guest’s transferring these right to Podcaster, or its successors and assigns.
Guest acknowledges that Podcaster intends to rely on this release, and the grant of rights herein contained, and shall incur significant costs in production of the referenced work in reliance upon same.
As a result, Guest agrees not to institute any legal action to contest the rights conveyed to you herein.