By submitting your text under "Submit Type" (hereinafter the "Type") to Dottinghill.com, you are hereby known as our Creative Resident and you agree to the following terms and conditions, which serve as a binding agreement ("the Agreement") between you and Dots Connection LLP/Dottinghill.com (hereinafter collectively "DH"):
1. The Type is defined by any word, combination of words, slogan or any other type of text, combined with a specific chosen font type that you are submitting to DH for its possible use in any manner on or in connection with the manufacturing of "skin-accessories" also known as temporary water-transfer body tattoos ("Skin-Accessories") including but not limited to:
You represent and warrant to DH that you have the right and authority to convey the rights granted hereunder;
You shall hold DH harmless and shall indemnify DH for all costs and expenses (including attorney fees) in the event of a breach of any of the foregoing warranties or representations. These warranties and representations do not extend to any material not furnished by you.
DH reserves the right to reject any submission that it deems in its sole discretion to be unlawful, vulgar, profane, pornographic, defamatory, discriminatory, offensive, or inappropriate. In addition, DH is not obliged to accept the Type or use it in any way for any reason.
A Type accepted by DH becomes part of the scoring system used by DH on Dottinghill.com and will be made available for scoring by the Dottinghill.com community for a period of one hundred and twenty (120) days. By submitting your Type, you may not reproduce, sell, or submit the Type to others for any commercial purpose relating to Skin-Accessories for one hundred and twenty (120) days after the date of submission while the Type is being scored on Dottinghill.com and evaluated by DH. Once the one hundred and twenty (120) days have passed, if DH does not select your Type for print, you are free to use the Type for any purpose. DH reserves the right to choose your Type after the one hundred and twenty (120) days have passed, on the condition that the Type has not been used on Skin-Accessories for commercial or non-commercial purposes.
If DH selects your Type for print, you acknowledge that you hereby grant to DH an exclusive, permanent and royalty-free license to the copyright in your Type for its sole and exclusive use on and in connection with Skin-Accessories including the right to sue for past infringement and the rights to further sublicense the Type.
If DH selects your Type for print, you may not use the Type (or derivatives of the Type) or allow others to use the Type (or derivatives of the Type) on any Skin-Accessories.
DH shall use reasonable efforts to ensure that the use of the Type in Skin-Accessories is accompanied by a reasonable credit to you, either in conjunction with your name (or the alias you will provide).
If DH selects your Type for print, DH reserves the rights to:
If any of the above-mentioned adjustments are made to the Type, you will be notified via email accordingly.
If DH selects your Type for print, you will receive the following award:
All award payments will be credited into the Creative Resident's account within fourteen (14) business days from the day DH selects the Type for print.
DH reserves the right to change the award terms set out in Point 11 at any time, by amending this Agreement or otherwise posting them on Dottinghill.com, and changes will be effective upon amendment or posting. Awards for a particular Type will be based on the terms in effect when that Type is first submitted to DH.
DH may freely assign this Agreement to a third party. You may not assign part or whole of the Agreement without the prior written consent of DH.
No agency, partnership, joint venture, employee-employer or franchiser-franchisee relationship is intended or created by this Agreement.
If any part, term or provision of this Agreement shall be held illegal, unenforceable, or in conflict with any law of a federal, state or local government having jurisdiction over this Agreement, the validity of the remaining portions or provisions shall not be affected thereby.
This Agreement shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Republic of Singapore. The courts of the Republic of Singapore shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute arising under or in relation to this Agreement.
Nothing herein shall be construed as an obligation of DH to manufacture and/or disseminate any specific quantity of Skin-Accessories containing the Type. All manufacturing, dissemination and marketing decisions regarding each Type are left to the sole discretion of DH.
The decisions of DH are final and binding.
This Agreement was last updated on June 15, 2013.