Media Release

Connect the Docs Pty Ltd (‘Connect the Docs’) and its agents or employees may use photographs and/or video and audio taken of me. This content may be used for educational purposes, the Connect the Docs website and the SEO strategy.

Connect the Docs does not accept responsibility for the accuracy of the content provided nor does it accept liability for any claims made against its use outside of being published on the Connect the Docs website and SEO.

Media releases will be submitted in accordance with a brief and approved by the relevant people before submission. It is acknowledged that while Connect The Docs and any of its staff (“The Contractor”) will use reasonable endeavours to procure publicity for the Client, the Contractor does not guarantee that any media coverage or another benefit will result from the Contractor’s activities of submitting the media release.

Once the media release is submitted through the media portal, the Contractor releases control of the media release and is no longer responsible for the media release particularly if the message is changed or altered once the media release is received by the media. Once the release is submitted through the media portal, the Contractor is waived from and against any and all liabilities, losses, damage, costs, fines, penalties or expenses (including legal fees) that the Client may incur as a result of the message being misinterpreted or altered by the media.

Please note, media monitoring to track stories, audience reach and provide dollar value of media coverage (ROI) is not included in this service. This can be engaged for an additional fee of $1,500 + GST. The story will be tracked through another free tool however, the ROI will not be calculated and we may not be alerted to all media outlets who pick up the story.

By signing this agreement, I agree to release, defend, and hold harmless Connect the Docs and its agents or employees, including any firm publishing and/or distributing the finished product in whole or in part, whether on paper, via electronic media, or on Websites, from any claim, damages, or liability arising from or related to the use of the photographs/video, including but not limited to any misuse, distortion, blurring, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form, either intentionally or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in taking, processing, reduction, or production of the finished product, its publication, or distribution.

I am 18 years of age or older and have read this release before signing below, fully understanding the contents, meaning, and impact of this release. I understand that I am free to address any specific questions regarding this release by submitting those questions in writing prior to signing, and I agree that my failure to do so will be interpreted as a free and knowledgeable acceptance of the terms of this release.