POLICY CONCERNING UNSOLICITED SUBMISSIONS
AKOOLFILM COMPANY and/or its subsidiaries, parent, affiliates and/or related entities (collectively, “akoolfilm”, “us” or “our”), wishes to inform you of our company policy regarding the acceptance, review and/or consideration of materials, including without limitation, ideas, suggestions, notes, scripts, story lines, text, screenplays, articles, formats, treatments, fiction, proposals, videos, marketing or promotional plans, program formats, literary material, videos, audiovisual works, musical compositions, characters, drawings, artwork, concepts and/or other information and/or materials (collectively, “Unsolicited Submission(s)”) in any form whatsoever.
Our policy does not allow us to accept, review or consider, and we do not knowingly accept, review or consider, any Unsolicited Submission(s). DO NOT SEND US ANY UNSOLICITED SUBMISSION(S), AS IT IS OUR COMPANY POLICY TO DELETE, DESTROY OR RETURN ANY AND ALL UNSOLICITED SUBMISSION(S) IMMEDIATELY AND AUTOMATICALLY WITHOUT REVIEWING THEM, whether sent to us by mail, electronic transmission, personal delivery or otherwise, by you or any other person or entity.
akoolfilm, seeks to avoid possible future misunderstandings and disputes when products and materials developed, by our own employees or licensees, or at our request, might seem to others to be similar to their own creative work and/or Unsolicited Submission(s). At all times, akoolfilm has many products, materials and projects in various stages of development, and the results of these endeavors may, be similar or identical to your own creative work and/or Unsolicited Submission(s).
Our policy is that no Unsolicited Submission(s) will be forwarded to, or reviewed by, any akoolfilm staff, personnel or contractors. Accordingly, any similarity between any Unsolicited Submission(s) and any elements in any akoolfilm’s creative work including without limitation any film, television series, commercial, podcast, branded content, story, character, title or concept, is purely coincidental.
If, despite our request, you ignore this policy and submit any Unsolicited Submission(s) to akoolfilm, you agree to assign to akoolfilm all rights of every nature and description, in perpetuity, throughout the universe in and to such Unsolicited Submission(s). As such, such Unsolicited Submission(s) will be deemed, and will remain, the property of akoolfilm and may be used, copied, sub-licensed, adapted, transmitted, distributed, publicly performed, published, displayed or deleted as we see fit, and akoolfilm will exclusively own all now known or hereafter existing rights in and to any Unsolicited Submission(s) of any kind and nature throughout the universe in perpetuity, and we will be entitled to unrestricted use of such Unsolicited Submission(s) for any purpose whatsoever, commercial or otherwise, by all means and in all media now or hereafter known or devised, without compensation to you and/or any other sender of such Unsolicited Submission(s). You agree that you are not entitled to any compensation, credit or notice whatsoever in connection with any Unsolicited Submission(s), and you further agree that by sending Unsolicited Submission(s) you waive the right to make any claim against akoolfilm relating to such Unsolicited Submission(s), including without limitation, unfair competition, copyright infringement, breach of implied contract or breach of confidentiality.
No Unsolicited Submission(s) will be subject to any obligation of confidence on our part and we will not be liable for any use or disclosure of any Unsolicited Submission(s).