When you transmit, upload, post, e-mail, share or otherwise make available data, text, software, music, sound, photographs, graphics, images, videos, messages or other materials ("User Content") on or to lowaboots.com or any other website, microsite, or any other internet property owned, operated or sponsored by LOWA Boots LLC (collectively "LOWA’s Web Properties"), you are entirely responsible for such User Content. Such User Content constitutes a Submission as defined below. This means that you, and not LOWA Boots LLC or its affiliates (collectively, "LOWA"), are entirely responsible for all User Content that you post to any LOWA's Web Properties. All users of LOWA's Web Properties agree that their access to and use of any LOWA's Web Properties are subject to this User Generated Content Policy and all applicable laws, and that any such access or use is undertaken at the user's own risk. The terms of this User Generated Content Policy are subject to change at any time without prior notice. Any such changes will be reflected on the User Generated Content Policy page of the lowaboots.com website.
Any inquiries, feedback, suggestions, ideas or other information or User Content you provide us, including submitting your name, social media handle, any accompanying text, and an image or images from your Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Instagram or other social media site account(s), using hashtag #lowaboots, #venturelocally, #microadventures, #forthenextstep or @lowaboots (collectively, "Submissions") will be treated as non-proprietary and non-confidential. For good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which hereby is acknowledged, by uploading, posting, e-mailing or otherwise submitting Submissions to any of the LOWA's Web Properties, you grant, and you represent and warrant that you have the right to grant to LOWA an irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, worldwide license to use, telecast, copy, perform, display, reproduce, edit, distribute, copy, edit, change, modify, add to, subtract from and otherwise exploit the Submissions, or any portion thereof, in any manner (including without limitation promotional and advertising purposes) and in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, and to prepare derivative works of, or incorporate into other works, such Submissions, and to grant and authorize sublicenses of the foregoing without any compensation to you or to any third party.
You also acknowledge that your Submissions will not be returned and LOWA may use your Submissions, and any ideas, concepts or know-how contained therein, without payment of money or any other form of consideration, for any purpose including advertising, promotional, marketing, publicity, trade or commercial purposes, without attribution, and without the requirement of any permission from or payment to you or to any other person or entity.
If you make a Submission, you represent and warrant that you own or otherwise control the rights to your Submission. By making a Submission, you hereby warrant that your Submission is your original creation, has not been copied, recreated, reproduced, previously published, derived from or otherwise taken in whole or in part from any other work and the Submission does not infringe the intellectual property, privacy or publicity rights or any other legal or moral rights of any third party, or violate applicable laws or regulations. You also warrant and represent that each person in the Submission has given their written permission and consent to be included in the Submission and displayed publicly on LOWA's Web Properties and other LOWA's social media sites and marketing materials and advertising and that you shall furnish such permission and consents promptly to LOWA upon request. You agree to indemnify LOWA and its affiliates for all claims arising from or in connection with any claims to any rights in any Submission or any damages arising from any Submission. You further agree to indemnify and hold LOWA, its officers, directors, and employees (collectively the "Releasees") harmless from any and all claims by any third party against any of the Releasees (and related damages, expenses, costs, including reasonable attorney's fees, liabilities, verdicts, judgments and settlements) arising out of use of a Submission or any breach of your representations herein, including but not limited to claims of infringement or violation of trademark, copyright, or other intellectual property rights, rights of publicity, or rights of privacy. Upon submission of Submission you hereby release LOWA and Releasees from, and irrevocably waive, any and all claims that LOWA's use of your Photo with or without your name, including but not limited to use on LOWA’s Web Properties, infringes or violates my rights in your Submission or any work or material contained in your Submission.
Instagram, Twitter, Facebook and other similar social media forums are registered trademarks of their respective companies and not affiliated with LOWA Boots LLC. or lowaboots.com. Any submission via these or other similar social media sites are subject to all ruled and regulations of such sites.
You agree not to engage in or assist or encourage others to engage in transmitting, uploading, posting, e-mailing or otherwise making available on the LOWA Web Properties, User Content that is, or which encourages activity or conduct that is, unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, tortious, defamatory, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, hateful, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable; you do not have a right to make available under any law or under contractual or fiduciary relationships; is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading; you were compensated for or granted any consideration by any third party; contains restricted or hidden content; or infringes any patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, right of publicity or other proprietary rights of any party.
When you submit, post, or otherwise transmit User Content to any LOWA's Web Properties you alone are responsible for insuring you have the rights to post that User Content, including, but not limited to, any copyright rights to images or music, and the right to publish the images of the people or items included in the User Content.