GENERAL RELEASE FOR "YOU'VE EARNED A SAY"
For good and valuable consideration, receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, I hereby grant to AARP and its licensees, affiliates, designees, assigns, agents, employees, and vendors the absolute, irrevocable right and permission with respect to my "You've Earned A Say ("YEAS") submission, or any picture, film, audio, video, telecast, and/or filmstrip ("the Production") made by or produced for AARP to use, record, reproduce, distribute, edit, reuse, transmit, publish and republish my name, photograph, voice, sounds, image, likeness, acts, poses, plays, performance and appearances in any manner, in whole or in part, individually or in conjunction with other materials, in any medium, now known or hereafter developed (including, without limitation, Internet streaming, Podcasts, and downloads), and for any purpose whatsoever throughout the world, an unlimited number of times in perpetuity, including (but not by way of limitation) illustration, promotion and advertising, including the right to edit or modify and/or simulate my voice, acts, appearances, to such extent as may be desired by AARP. I also hereby grant AARP and its licensees, affiliates, designees, assigns, agents, employees, and vendors the absolute, irrevocable right and permission to use my prepared and extemporaneous remarks and a transcript of my statements ('Materials') including the right to edit or modify the Materials.
I understand that AARP either owns the copyright and all other rights in and to the Production or has an irrevocable, worldwide, royalty free right to use the Production and Materials in any manner. I also understand that I will not have any right of approval or receive any compensation as a result of any use or re-use of the Production and/or Materials. I hereby waive any rights of privacy or publicity that I may have with respect to the Production and Materials and any use or re-use of the Production and Materials. I acknowledge that AARP will rely on this permission potentially, at substantial cost to AARP and hereby agree not to assert any claim of any nature whatsoever against anyone relating to the exercise of the permissions granted hereunder. I represent that any statements made by me during the Production are true, to the best of my knowledge, and that neither they nor my appearance nor the Materials will violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party.
I acknowledge and affirm that I have not been convicted of a crime or criminal offense and should I knowingly and/or intentionally make misrepresentations, libelous statements or otherwise act illegally during the Production I will indemnify and hold harmless AARP and its affiliated companies and its licensees, and their respective agents, contractors, officers, and employees for any damage caused by my illegal actions or nondisclosures.
I release and discharge AARP and its affiliated companies and its licensees, and their respective agents, contractors, officers, and employees, from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the Production, including, without limitation any and all claims based on rights of publicity or privacy, or for defamation.