Publicity Waiver and Release Agreement
I hereby grant to Adtalem Global Education its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, agents, licensees and designees (collectively, “Adtalem Global Education”), including their successors and assigns, the absolute, royalty-free, irrevocable, worldwide, right and permission, with respect to any testimonial or statements (written or oral) including social media postings, photographs, film, video or other images, or sound recordings taken by me or by Adtalem Global Education:
(a) To use, re-use, publish, re-publish, copy, modify, adapt, display and create derivative works in the same in whole or in part, individually or in conjunction with other photographs, images, recordings, statements or testimonials in any medium including but not limited to social media, print, and on the Internet, and for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation in advertising, marketing, publications, electronic distribution, and the Internet and for any other business or commercial purpose; and
(b) To use my likeness, image and/or name in connection therewith if Adtalem Global Education so chooses; and
(c) To copyright the same in the name of Adtalem Global Education, or any other name that Adtalem Global Education may chose.
I understand that I am to receive no compensation for the permitted use of any testimonial or statements (written or oral), photographs, film, video or other images, or sound recordings taken of me by Adtalem Global Education or of my name. I hereby release and discharge Adtalem Global Education, its employees, licensees, successors, assigns and any designee (including any agency, client, broadcaster, periodical or other publication) from any and all claims and demands arising out of or in connection with the use of such photographs, film, video or other images, sound recordings, statement or testimonial, including but not limited to any claims for defamation, violation of any moral or artist rights, invasion of privacy, right of publicity, emotional distress or any similar right. Furthermore, I represent and warrant that any testimonial or statement given is original and does not infringe upon copyright or proprietary rights of another person or entity.
I hereby waive any and all rights I may have in and to such photographs, film, video or other images, sound recordings, or testimonial and assign all such rights I may have to Adtalem Global Education and agree that I shall take no action to challenge or object to the validity of Adtalem Global Education’s sole and exclusive ownership rights in same.
This document represents the entire agreement between Adtalem Global Education and me with respect to this subject matter. This agreement and all actions related to it shall be governed by the laws of the State of Illinois.
I certify that I am 18 years old or older. The terms of this agreement are contractual, and not a mere recital, and contain the entire agreement between the parties hereto. I have read and fully understand this agreement and sign the same of my own free act.