This agreement may be changed only by a written instrument signed by a representative of Zenescope Entertainment and myself. This Agreement shall be construed solely under Pennsylvania substantive law except where the Supremacy Clause of the Constitution of the United States requires federal law to apply.
The material is submitted on the following conditions: You shall have 60 calendar days after receipt of said notice to attempt to cure any alleged breach or failure to perform prior to the time that I may file a Demand for Arbitration.
The invalidity of any provision of this agreement shall not affect the remainder, which shall continue in full force and effect. Either party may commence arbitration proceedings by giving the other party written notice thereof by registered mail and proceeding thereafter in accordance with the rules and procedures of the American Arbitration Association.
I acknowledge that no fiduciary or confidential relationship now exists between you and me, and I further acknowledge that no such relationships are established between you and me by reason of this agreement or by reason of my submission to you of said material.
Any modification or waiver of any of the provisions of this agreement must be in writing and signed by both of us. In the event of any dispute that requires dispute resolution, the prevailing party shall be entitled to receive reimbursement from the non-prevailing party for all mediation, arbitration, and other legal costs, expenses and fees, in addition to any other recovery or award.
Any dispute shall be settled in the state of Pennsylvania; if dispute resolution is required, it shall be conducted in Pennsylvania. I have read and understand this agreement and no oral representations of any kind have been made to me and this agreement states our entire understanding with reference to the subject Zenescope submission agreement hereof.
Should any provision or part of any provision be void or unenforceable, such provision or part thereof shall be deemed omitted, and this agreement with such provision or part thereof omitted shall remain in full force and effect. I shall retain all rights to submit this or similar material to persons other than you.
I request that you read and Zenescope submission agreement said material with a view to deciding whether you will undertake to acquire it. I have retained at least one copy of said material, and I release you from any and all liability for loss or other damage to the copies of said material submitted to you hereunder.
I further agree that no other obligations exist or shall exist or be deemed to exist unless and until a formal written agreement has been prepared and entered into by both you and me, and then your and my rights and obligations shall be only such as are expressed in said formal written agreement.
I further understand that you would refuse to accept and evaluate said material in the absence of my acceptance of each and all of the provisions of this agreement. This agreement also applies to any other material which I may submit to Zenescope Entertainment unless it is agreed by all parties involved, in writing, to the contrary.
I represent and warrant to you, Zenescope Entertainment, your successors and assigns that the Material is my original creation and that no other persons other than those who have signed and submitted a copy of this agreement have collaborated with me in creating and developing the Material.
You agree that if you use or cause to be used any protected material provided it has not been obtained from, or independently created by, another source, you will pay or cause to be paid to me an amount which is comparable to the compensation customarily paid for similar material. I hereby grant Zenescope Entertainment the right to use the Material provided that Zenescope Entertainment shall first conclude an agreement with me for such use or Zenescope Entertainment shall determine that an independent legal right exists to use the Material or any portion thereof which is not derived from me either because the Material is not new, novel, or original or has not been reduced to concrete form or because other persons which may include employees of Zenescope Entertainment and other persons presenting materials to Zenescope Entertainment have submitted similar or identical suggestions, features and material which you have the right to use.
A party may enforce any settlement or arbitration in any other form only in accord with applicable law. This agreement constitutes our entire understanding and my signature and the signature of any person who has collaborated with me in the creation of the Material shall constitute agreement to the terms and conditions set forth herein.
This agreement shall inure to the benefit of the parties hereto and their heirs, successors, representatives, assigns and licensees, and any such heir, successor, representative, assign or licensee shall be deemed a third party beneficiary under this agreement.
Either party to this agreement may assign or license its or their rights hereunder, but such assignment or license shall not relieve such party of its or their obligations hereunder. Any dispute between us which cannot be settled by the parties in a easonable time shall be submitted to arbitration in Horsham, Pennsylvania, in accordance with the rules and regulations of the American Arbitration Association.
I understand that whenever the word "you" or "your" is used above, it refers to 1 you, 2 any company affiliated with you by way of common stock ownership or otherwise, 3 your subsidiaries, 4 subsidiaries of such affiliated companies, 5 any firm, person or corporation to whom you are leasing production facilities, 6 clients of any subsidiary or affiliated company of yours, and 7 the officers, agents, servants, employees, stockholders, clients, successors and assigns of you, and of all such person, corporations referred to in 1 through 6 hereof.
I acknowledge that because of your position in the entertainment industry you receive numerous unsolicited submissions of ideas, formats, stories, suggestions and the like and that many such submissions received by you are similar to or identical to those developed by you or your employees or otherwise available to you.
You may use without any obligation or payment to me any of said material which is not protectable as literary property under the laws of plagiarism, or which a third person would be free to use if the material had not been submitted to him or had not been the subject of any agreement with him, or which is in the public domain.
In the event of any dispute concerning said material or concerning any claim of any kind or nature arising in connection with said material or arising in connection with this agreement, such dispute will be submitted to binding arbitration.
If said material is submitted by more than one person, the word "I" shall be deemed changed to "we," and this agreement will be binding jointly and severally upon all the persons so submitting said material.
I agree that I will not be entitled to any compensation because of the use by you of any such similar or identical material.
I hereby acknowledge and agree that there are no prior or contemporaneous oral agreements in effect between you and me pertaining to said material, or pertaining to any material including, but not limited to, agreements pertaining to the submission by me of any ideas, formats, plots, characters, or the like.This Submission Release is used when submitting an original screenplay for evaluation.
Countless screenplays are submitted to producers and this release is designed to narrow the parameters under which infringement can be claimed.4/5. This agreement may be changed only by a written instrument signed by a representative of Zenescope Entertainment and myself.
This agreement also applies to any other material which I may submit to Zenescope Entertainment unless it is agreed by all parties involved, in writing, to the contrary. Mail submissions with a signed copy of this agreement to: Zenescope Entertainment Caredean Dr., Suite C Horsham, PA Submissions Agreement.
Mail submissions with a signed copy of this agreement to: Zenescope Entertainment Caredean Drive Suite C Horsham, PA Submissions Agreement.
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