Terms of Submission

The North Star News Group, Inc. (“TNS”)

Note: If you’re under 18, please make sure that your parent or guardian has read and agreed to these terms before you submit photos, text, or other content or information to TNS.

  • All photos, text, and other content or information submitted by you to TNS shall become the property of TNS, and TNS shall have no obligation to preserve, return, or otherwise make available to you or other people any photos or information so submitted.
  • You understand that because TNS becomes the owner of all photos, text, and other content or information submitted by you, TNS and its officers, directors, employees, successors, and assigns may use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, modify, publish, prepare derivative works of, and otherwise make use of the submitted photos, text, and other content or information in any and all media—whether now known or hereinafter created—throughout the world and for any purpose, without compensation to you of any kind.
  • By submitting any photo, text, or other content or information to TNS, you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted photo, text, or other content or information does not infringe on any copyright or trademark, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party. You hereby represent and warrant that you have the right to transfer the photo, text, or other content or information to TNS free and clear of any claims or encumbrances.
  • You acknowledge and agree that TNS shall have no obligation to post, display, or otherwise make publicly available any photo, text, or content or other information submitted by you.
  • You further understand and intend that any photo, text, and other content or information submitted by you to TNS may be available for viewing, rating, reviewing, and commenting by the public. You understand that comments or ratings that you disagree with or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with any photo, text, or other content or information that you submit to TNS. By submitting any photo, text, or other content or information to TNS, you hereby waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such photo, text, or other content or information submitted by you to TNS.
  • You hereby agree to hold TNS and its officers, directors, employees, successors, and assigns harmless from and against—and hereby waive any right to pursue—any claims of any nature arising in connection with TNS’s use of the photos, text, or other content or information submitted by you to TNS and used in any manner in TNS’s sole and absolute discretion.