Terms of Service
Acknowledgment of Terms and Conditions:
By submitting my 1-2 page treatment to Producer Mitchell Peck (“MP”), I (or we, per number of authors) attest:
A. To the accuracy of the information supplied in this application.
B. That because of your position in the entertainment industry: 1) you receive many ideas, formats, stories, suggestions, and other materials which you do not solicit or otherwise request; 2) you do not consider, or review unsolicited material unless the person submitting the material has signed this Agreement; 3) you would not accept, consider or review the Material if I did not sign this Agreement; and 4) no confidential relationship is established by sending the Material to you.
C. That I may submit the Material or similar material to persons other than you. I have kept at least one copy (or a duplicate) of all the Material submitted to you.
D. That you need not return the Material to me. If you choose, you may make and keep a copy (or duplicate) of the Material, but are not obligated to do so. In the course of professional evaluation and consideration you may present the Material to third parties.
E. That if you decide that you wish to use the Material or any elements or aspects of the Material for any purpose, then you and I may negotiate in good faith to reach a written Agreement covering your use of the Material and any compensation or payment.
F. That I am not waiving, and this Agreement will not limit, my copyright of the Material. I understand that you may use in any fashion: 1) any matter which is made available to you by other sources, and which contains elements or aspects which are similar to protectable literary property contained in the Material; and/or 2) any elements of aspects contained in the Material which is not original with me, new, unique, concrete, and novel and/or which is in the public domain. I will not sue you or bring any action or proceeding against you if you use such matter, and you are entitled to an injunction or other equitable remedy if such a suit, action, or proceeding is brought.
G. That I will indemnify, protect, defend and hold you and any of your subscribers of the Service harmless from and against any liabilities, losses, claims, demands, costs or expenses (including, without limitation, attorneys' fees and court costs) incurred at any time in connection with the Material or in connection with any breach or alleged breach by me of any of the representations, warranties or agreements contained herein.
H. That it is my sole responsibility to protect the Material, including filing or registration the Material with the Writers Guild of America or the United States Copyright Office. You strongly recommend that I register the Material with one or both of the aforementioned parties.
I. That you have no obligations to me (including any obligation to compensate or make payments to me, unless you expressly agree to do so), except for those expressly stated in this Agreement.
J. That if either you or I transfer, assign, or license any rights under this Agreement, the person making the transfer, assignment, or license will still be responsible for performing his/her/its obligation under this Agreement.
K. That the material submitted is my sole and original work.
L. That I also warrant the submitted material does not defame or invade the rights of any person living or dead.
M. That I fully indemnify Hollywood Embassy against any claim made for such violations of law.
N. That Hollywood Embassy may retain the material submitted for use in connection with its deliberations, to which use I expressly waive compensation.
O. That you have made no representation, oral or written, of any kind to me.
P. This Agreement states our entire agreement. This Agreement is governed by and construed under the laws of the State of California, applicable to agreements entered into and to be fully performed therein.