User Generated Content (UGC) Terms and Conditions

By uploading User Generated Content (UGC) including but not limited to video, audio or images to WFMZ.COM or other website provided and maintained by Maranatha Broadcasting Company, Inc (Websites), you agree to the following:

You grant to Maranatha Broadcasting Company, Inc (MBC) and its successors and assigns, a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive, sublicenseable and transferable license to: use, reproduce, record, store, adapt, translate, modify, make derivative works (including without limitation, reformat, rename, edit, shorten, split UGC into segments and use as part of compilations), transmit, distribute, publicly perform or display the UGC and your username, via all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, all in connection with the Websites and MBC's (and its successor's) business, including without limitation, promoting and redistributing part or all of the Websites (and derivative works thereof) in any media formats and through any media channels (including though third parties, cellular and wireless, and broadcast and cable television) You also hereby grant each user of the Website or other viewer of your UGC a non-exclusive royalty-free right to access your UGC through the Websites, and to use, reproduce, distribute, prepare derivative works of, display and perform such UGC, all for non-commercial and personal use.

The material that you submit may not be defamatory, obscene, or in breach of any law. If you send offensive or inappropriate matter (as determined solely by MBC), we reserve the right to prevent you from doing so in the future.

By submitting UGC material to MBC you warrant that the work is original and is not that of any third party, and that you are author of the work, hold all rights to the work, or are authorized to convey those rights to MBC. You further agree that you will not submit any content that: (a) is copyrighted, protected by trade secret or otherwise subject to third party proprietary rights, unless you are the owner of such rights or have permission from their rightful owner to post the material and to grant MBC and the users of the Websites all of the rights granted herein; (b) is offensive to the online, local, or regional community, such as content that promotes racism, bigotry, hatred or physical harm of any kind against any group or individual; (c) violates any legal rights of another person, including content that is invasive of privacy or publicity rights, the disclosure of any personal information, and content that is abusive, threatening, obscene, defamatory or libelous or harasses or advocates harassment of another person; (d) is false, misleading, deceptive or misrepresenting, including impersonating as another person; (e) is vulgar, pornographic, violent, hateful, racially or ethnically offensive; (f) is illegal in any other way, encourages or promotes conduct that would be considered a criminal offense, give rise to civil liability, or violate any local, state, federal, or international law, or is inappropriate in any other way; (g) is or includes advertisements, solicitations of businesses or any other commercial content; (h) could be harmful to minors; (i) solicits or discloses any personal information from anyone on the Websites; (j) contains viruses, trojan horses, worms, time bombs, corrupted files or any other malicious applications and programs; or (k) may be damaging or detrimental to the activities, operations, credibility or integrity of the Websites.

If you believe that your rights have been violated in any way that constitutes a copyright infringement, in any UGC, and you would like MBC to remove or edit the UGC in question, please provide our designated agent with the following information: (a) a physical or electronic signature of a person authorized to act on behalf of the owner of rights in the work allegedly infringed; (b) a description of the copyrighted work claimed to have been infringed; (c) a description of the UGC that is claimed to be infringing and reasonably sufficient information to permit us to locate it (preferably, if applicable, a URL); (d) your address, telephone number, and/or e-mail address; (e) a written statement by you that you have a good-faith belief that the disputed use is not authorized by the copyright owner, its agent, or the law; (f) a statement by you, made under penalty of perjury, that the information in the notice is accurate, and that you are the owner or authorized to act on behalf of the owner of the right that is allegedly infringed. For this notice to be effective, you must provide it to MBC's designated agent for notices of claims of copyright infringement, which can be contacted by e-mail

MBC reserves the right to determine whether UGC complies with these Terms of Service, and to remove any UGC at any time without prior notice.

DISCLAIMER FOR COMMENTS: The views expressed by public comments are not those of this company or its affiliated companies. Please note by clicking on "Post" you acknowledge that you have read the TERMS OF USE  and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Your comments may be used on air. Be polite. Inappropriate posts or posts containing offsite links may be removed by the moderator.


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