Contributor Rights and Release

This agreement (“Agreement”) between you, the contributor of certain content (“Contributor” and Mezze Media, LLC, owner of the website MezzeWeekly.com (“Publisher”), regarding certain content of the Contributor, hereinafter referred to as the “Content”.

• Contributor hereby grants Publisher unlimited, royalty-free, non-exclusive use of Content including but not limited to stories, photographs, videos, social media content, and acknowledges that the rights granted to Publisher include the right to publish the Content publically and display it in any form or medium (electronic or print) on any of the websites, social media networks, advertisements, or other publications associated with the Publisher, which includes its content syndication partners, without payment to Contributor.

• Contributor hereby grants Publisher the right to use, reproduce, modify and adapt Contributor Content at its discretion. Contributor also understands that Content published on MezzeWeekly.com can be downloaded by any computer user. Therefore, Contributor agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Publisher, its officers and affiliates from any claims, losses, costs and expenses. Additionally, Contributor represents and warrants that Content has all necessary rights to grant the rights to Publisher herein, and that the Content does not infringe on any third-party’s rights. Publisher does not assume liability for images or content supplied by Contributor that does not have attribution or permissions.

• Contributor retains the right to distribute and republish its Content at its sole discretion at any time. If and when the Content is republished by Contributor, the Contributor agrees that Publisher shall be named as the “First Publisher” and, if republished in digital form, that the Content shall include a link to the original Content as published by Publisher.