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Subject to Text Messaging Rates
Participants are encouraged to research details of their cell phone contract with regard to the cost of text messaging. Standard text messaging rates may apply if you choose to receive tweets through text messaging on your cell phone. Broward County is not responsible for any such charges.
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By submitting your photo and using #VisitLauderdale, #YesVisitLauderdale or tagging @VisitLauderdale you hereby grant the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (GFLCVB) the right to reproduce and use the supplied images for any digital or print advertising, social media, trade or editorial purposes without restriction.
The purpose is to use photograph(s) and/or video(s) to promote visitation to the Greater Fort Lauderdale area. By accepting these terms and conditions, you are hereby affirming that you are the copyright holder of the photograph(s) and that your release of the photograph(s) is voluntary, and that you acknowledge you will receive no financial compensation from the Greater Fort Lauderdale Convention & Visitors Bureau (hereby referred to as “VisitLauderdale”), its contractors or its employees for use of the photograph(s) to promote Greater Fort Lauderdale and its attractions.
You further agree that inclusion of your photograph(s) or video(s) in any, but not limited to, publications, websites, videos, advertisements, or social media produced by the GFLCVB confers upon you no rights of ownership whatsoever. You agree to indemnify and hold the GFLCVB, their respective successors, licensees and assigns harmless against any liabilities and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) you may incur as a result of claims and/or proceedings relating to the use of the content in any materials produced pursuant to this license. The GFLCVB will not sell released photos to third parties. Please include necessary photo credits.
By accepting these terms and conditions, you are assigning the GFLCVB the right to royalty-free, non-exclusive, perpetual use of photos in any future, including but not limited to, publication, advertisement or promotion, whether in print, video, or digital format as the GFLCVB sees fit. The GFLCVB will not violate or infringe upon the copyright or any other rights of any third party. You acknowledge and understands that GFLCVB may alter, crop, edit or otherwise modify the content as reasonably necessary for its intended usage.
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