As an Expert Contributor (herein called “EC”), you agree to allow International Midwest Magazine (“IM-Magazine”) to publish your original work (the “Article”) on IM-Magazine’s website (“internationalmidwest.com”), Facebook page (International Midwest Magazine) and other social media platforms, according to the terms set below.
The EC grants IM-Magazine the non-exclusive, worldwide right to publish on www.internationalmidwest.com and distribute all or a portion of the Article in any language.
All published articles will relate to IM-Magazine's mission: to promote international business, education, arts, culture and community.
The EC grants IM-Magazine the right to use the EC’s name and information about the EC and the link to and logo of the EC’s website, if applicable, in connection with the Article.
The EC retains all rights, including copyright, to the Article, except for the rights granted IM-Magazine in this agreement.
The EC represents and warrants that the EC has the right to grant these rights; that all submitted articles are original; that, as the EC knows, they do not contain any untrue statements, invade any right of privacy or infringe upon any statutory or common law copyright or violate the rights of any third party; and that all statements in the Article that are asserted as facts are true and/or based upon reasonable research for accuracy unless the Article is treated as “creative work”.
The EC agrees to cooperate in the defense of any legal action brought against IM-Magazine from the publication of the Article. The EC agrees to reveal to IM-Magazine any actual or potential conflict of interest, including but not limited to any financial interest in any product, firm or commercial venture relating to the subject of the Article. IM-Magazine reserves the right to remove from www.internationalmidwest.com any article that violates its publishing standards.
IM-Magazine may add images to the Article. The EC grants IM-Magazine the right to edit the Article for publication. This agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Missouri.
By submitting articles to be posted in IM-Magazine, the EC indicates acceptance of these terms.