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The Submission Materials may not and do not contain references which are obscene, crude, vulgar or defamatory; contain gang identification, references to commercial products, license plate numbers, phone numbers, personal addresses (physical or email), Web site URLs, derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual or religious groups; contain references to illegal or inappropriate activity, behavior or conduct; or contain any other references that could be considered inappropriate, unsuitable or offensive, as determined by SME, in its sole discretion.
By providing Submission Materials in connection herewith, you grant to SME and its affiliated companies the right, except where prohibited by law, to use your Submission Materials, or any portion thereof, as part of or in connection with the Video without compensation to you unless required by law. You shall have no right of approval, no claim to compensation, and no claim (including, without limitation, claims based on invasion of privacy, defamation, or right of publicity) arising out of any use, blurring, alteration, or use in composite form of the Submission Materials. The rights granted under this paragraph shall extend to SME and its affiliated companies and agents with respect to all participants. SME is under no obligation to use the Submission Materials for any purpose.
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