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You grant MVTV Sites the non-exclusive right to edit in any manner, and to use and distribute and license others to use and distribute, your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission, or any portions, reproductions or versions thereof, on the websites, products and/or services (in any and all media, now known or hereafter invented, including without limitation television, home video/DVD products, and mobile services) of MVTV Sites, an unlimited number of times, in perpetuity, throughout the world, with or without charge or cost to end-users or other third parties. You also grant MVTV Sites the right to use and distribute, and license others to use and distribute, your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission in the promotion of such websites, products and/or services, to the same extent permitted for use and distribution of your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission hereunder.
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You represent and warrant that your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission is your original work and that you have secured any and all rights, releases and permissions necessary for MVTV Sites use and distribution of your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission hereunder, including without limitation those related to any people, places, music, performances of dance or music, video, photographs, text, and/or graphics in your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission (collectively, the “Elements”). You represent and warrant that, to the best of your knowledge, no further permissions or fees are due for MVTV Sites use and distribution of your Videos/Photos/Writings Submission or any Elements therein. You further represent and warrant that any statements made by you or others in the Video/Photo/Writing Submission are true to the best of your knowledge and that neither they, nor any Element of your Video/Photo/Writing Submission, will violate any law or regulation or violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party.
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No cash alternative to the prizes will be offered. The prizes are not transferable. Prizes are subject to availability, and we reserve the right to substitute any prize with another of equivalent value without giving notice.
The winner will be notified by email and announced on social media pages including Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn.
If the winner cannot be contacted or does not claim the prize within 72 hours of being announced, we reserve the right to withdraw the prize from the winner and pick a replacement winner.
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USE OF MATERIALS
With the exception of any and all Video/Photo/Writing Submissions (MVTV Sites’s permitted use of which is discussed above) and any material posted on MVTV Sites’s community and social media sites, all other material you submit to any of our chat rooms, forums, blogs and other public posting areas, whether text or images, becomes the property of MVTV Sites and may be reproduced, modified and distributed as we see fit, in any medium, for any purpose and in perpetuity. Further, you understand that by posting material on MVTV Sites’s community and social media sites, you are granting to MVTV Sites, and to anyone authorized by MVTV Sites, a royalty-free, perpetual, irrevocable, non-exclusive, unrestricted, worldwide license to display, use, copy, modify, transmit, sell, exploit, create derivative works from, distribute, and/or publicly perform such materials posted on MVTV Sites’s community and social media sites, in whole or in part, in any manner or medium, now known or hereafter developed, for any purpose. The foregoing grant shall include the right to exploit any proprietary rights in such posting or submission, including, but not limited to, rights under copyright, trademark, service mark or patent laws under any relevant jurisdiction. Also, in connection with the exercise of such rights, you grant MVTV Sites, and anyone authorized by MVTV Sites, the right to identify you as the author of any of your postings or submissions by name, email address or screen name, as MVTV Sites deems appropriate.
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We welcome links to the MVTV Sites. You are usually free to establish a hypertext link to any of the MVTV Sites so long as the link does not state or imply any sponsorship or endorsement of your site by any of the MVTV Sites or by MVTV Sites. However, you should check the copyright notice on the page to which you wish to link to make sure that one of our content providers does not have its own policies regarding direct links to their content on the MVTV Sites.
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Without the prior written permission of MVTV Sites, you may not frame, or make it appear that a third-party site is presenting or endorsing, any of the content of the MVTV Sites, or incorporate any intellectual property of the MVTV Sites, MVTV Sites or any of their licensors into another website or other service.
We do not want anyone to be confused as to which materials and services are provided by MVTV Sites – and which are not. You may not use any trademark or service mark appearing on the MVTV Sites without the prior written consent of the owner of the mark. The name “Michelle Valentine” is a trademarked name.
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We work hard to make the MVTV Sites interesting and enjoyable places, but we cannot guarantee that our users will always find everything to their liking. Please read this Disclaimer carefully before using any of the MVTV Sites.
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The MVTV Sites staff works hard to ensure that information we post to the MVTV Sites is both timely and accurate. But the news changes over time and reports that were accurate when posted may quickly become old news. Though we may post follow-up reports, and may continue to provide access to the original report, as in an archive of news stories, for example, we don’t go back and change the original report to reflect new developments. If you’re looking for the most recent information on a given subject, and not the history of how the story unfolded, be sure you’re not looking at an out-of-date report.
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You agree to indemnify, defend and hold harmless MVTV Sites, Michelle Valentine, Inc., its affiliates, and their officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors and suppliers, from and against any and all losses, expenses, damages and costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting from any violation of this Visitor Agreement or any activity related to your account (including negligent or wrongful conduct) by you or any other person accessing any MVTV Sites using your account.
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The information that appears on MVTV Sites is presented in summary form only and is intended to provide general consumer understanding of health care topics. The information should not be used in place of a visit, call or consultation with a physician, dietician, or another health care provider. MVTV Sites does not recommend the self-management of health or medical problems, nor does MVTV Sites promote or recommend any particular form of medical or alternative treatment. People using information accessed through MVTV Sites should also research original sources of authority, including with your physician or another health care provider. Information obtained by using MVTV Sites is not exhaustive and does not cover all diseases, ailments, physical conditions or their treatment. Should you have any health care-related questions, please call or visit your physician or another health care provider. You should never disregard medical advice — or delay in seeking it — because of something you have read on MVTV Sites. You should always seek prompt medical care for any specific health issue and consult a physician before starting a diet and/or fitness regimen.
By using the MVTV Sites, you agree to abide by the terms of this Visitor Agreement. We hope you enjoy using the MVTV Sites, and we welcome suggestions for improvements. Thanks for making the MVTV Sites part of your entertainment online!
Last updated April 23, 2022.