For good and valuable consideration (including but not limited to my use of, or ability to use/access, products and services made available to me by any of the Released Parties (defined below)), the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, I hereby irrevocably and perpetually grant to (i) Dominion Enterprises and any and all of its divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates and/or parent companies, and their respective successors and assigns (individually and collectively “Dominion”), acting through their employees, contractors and other individuals with authority and permission to act on behalf of Dominion, and (ii) all Dominion customers that utilize or otherwise enjoy the benefit of any software applications or other products or services provided by Dominion in connection with such customers’ interactions with or provision of products or services to me (“Customers”) (Dominion and the Customers are collectively referred to as the “Released Parties”), the right, but not obligation, to make commercial use of my likeness, voice, and name, such right to include the rights to reproduce, publish, distribute, broadcast, edit, change and otherwise use all photographs, video and/or audio recordings of me, and related biographical information of me, including my written comments, endorsements or testimonials, in each case that I have provided to (or otherwise made available for use by) any of the Released Parties through any of their respective products or services (collectively the “Materials”), in any media whatsoever, in connection with any of the Released Parties’ now existing or future businesses; provided, I acknowledge that the Released Parties shall not have any obligation to use or continue to use any Materials for any purpose whatsoever. The Released Parties’ use of the Materials may include, but is not limited to, use in websites, social media platforms, videos, publications, advertisements and other promotional materials in any medium.
I waive any right that I may have to inspect or approve the Materials or the uses thereof that are contemplated hereunder. I hereby irrevocably release and discharge the Released Parties and their respective officers, directors, employees and representatives from and against any and all claims, liabilities, demands, actions and expenses (including attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to the use of any Materials contemplated herein, whether based on claims of invasion of my right of privacy or publicity, misappropriation or misuse of image, defamation or any similar tortious conduct or involving any attempt I may make to revoke the authorization granted herein, but expressly excluding claims for breach of this release agreement by any Released Parties.
I acknowledge and affirm that I will not receive any compensation for the Released Parties’ use of any Materials, and, further, that the only consideration for my executing this release agreement is the receipt of the consideration stated above. I further acknowledge and confirm that no promise or agreement of any kind has been made to or with me by any person whatsoever to cause me to execute and deliver this release agreement, and that I fully understand the meaning and intent of the rights granted and release given hereunder. I further agree that, if I am an employee of any business operated by a Released Party at the time that I execute and deliver this release agreement, such release agreement shall survive any termination of my employment, whether such termination is at my election or that of the applicable Released Party’s business. I hereby warrant that I am at least eighteen (18) years of age* and competent to contract in my own name insofar as the above is concerned. This release agreement shall be binding on me, my heirs, legal representatives and assigns.