Dr Clare R Johnson (hereafter referred to as “Clare Johnson”) intends to compile a book featuring first-hand reports about lucid dreams (hereafter referred to as “the Book”). The submitter (hereafter referred to as “the Contributor”) wishes to submit a report about a lucid dream he or she has experienced (hereafter referred to as “the Contribution”) for possible inclusion in the Book.
By providing a submission to this proposed Book, I hereby agree with the terms of this Contributor Agreement, dated at the time of submission between Clare Johnson and the Contributor. Clare Johnson is hereby assigned the rights to publish, integrate, modify, edit, post, adapt or compile elements of the Contribution in any way, without territorial, time, use or other limitations including its use for advertising and promoting the Book in lectures, publications, commerce, Web postings and in any and all media including the Internet.
It is Clare Johnson’s intent that the Contributor retains ownership of the material from which this Contribution is created. The Contributor asserts that the Contribution is original, that the Contributor is the sole and exclusive owner of the Contribution, does not contain any plagiarised passages or statements, does not violate any statutory or common law copyright; and that Contributor has the full power to make these representations.
Clare Johnson shall copyright the Book, including the Contribution, in Clare Johnson’s name. Contributor hereby grants to Clare Johnson the right, title, estate, copyright, and interest in the Contribution for publishing purposes herein, including all revisions and future editions thereof throughout the world.
Clare Johnson may at her sole discretion self-publish or assign Clare Johnson’s interest in the Book containing the Contribution to a third party or publishing house (Publisher) and may lease, license, sub-license, convey, or otherwise dispose of the Book containing the Contribution in any and all forms, including electronic, online, print, and other media. The Contributor understands and agrees that the Contribution is a voluntary donation and that there is no compensation to the Contributor. Clare Johnson retains the right to edit the Contribution to fit the structure and context of the book.
This Agreement shall be governed by the laws of England and Wales. In the event of any dispute, the Parties choose London as the legal venue. Submission by the Contributor does not commit Clare Johnson to include the Contribution in any preliminary or final publication, such selection to be at the sole discretion of Clare Johnson.