MWC Barcelona Speaker Video Footage - Terms of Use

These Terms were last updated on 9 December 2022 and supersede any previous terms and conditions

These terms of use are entered into by and between You (“Licensee”) and GSMA Ltd. ("Licensor"). The following terms and conditions ("Terms of Use"), govern your use of MWC Content, as defined in these Terms of Use.

WHEREAS, Licensor is the organizer of MWC series of events held at MWC Barcelona, Shanghai and Las Vegas (collectively “MWC”);

WHEREAS, Licensor broadcasts the MWC keynote speeches, panel discussions, one-on- one interviews and other content from the MWC attended by Licensee (“MWC Content”);

WHEREAS, Licensor has offered to license the right to rebroadcast the MWC Content from the 2023 MWC attended by Licensee (the “Licensed Content”) and Licensee wishes to rebroadcast the Licensed Content in which it appears;

WHEREAS, Licensor is willing to license the Licensed Content to Licensee, subject to all terms and conditions set forth herein.

NOW, THEREFORE, in consideration of the mutual covenants, terms and conditions set forth herein, and for other good and valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which are hereby acknowledged, the parties agree as follows:

1 Definitions.

For purposes of this Terms of Use, the following terms have the following meanings:

  1. "Affiliate" of a Person means any other Person that directly or indirectly, through one or more intermediaries, controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, such Person. The term "control" (including the terms "controlled by" and "under common control with") means the direct or indirect power to direct or cause the direction of the management and policies of a Person, whether through the ownership of voting securities, by contract or otherwise/ownership of more than fifty percent (50%) of the voting securities of a Person.
  2. "Content Item" means each discrete video session that is included in the Licensed Content.
  3. "Effective Date" has the meaning set forth in the preamble.
  4. "End User" means each natural person that is given access to Licensed Content by the Licensee.
  5. "Mark" means any trademark, trade name, service mark, design, logo, domain name or other indicator of the source or origin of any product or service.
  6. "Permitted Purpose" is to highlight Licensee’s role in the MWC.
  7. "Person" means an individual, corporation, partnership, joint venture, limited liability entity, governmental authority, unincorporated organization, trust, association or other entity.

2 Delivery of Licensed Content.

  1. Licensor shall make the Licensed Content available for download after the completion of the relevant sessions at MWC.

3 License Grants.

  1. Content License. Subject to Clause 3.2 and all other terms and conditions of this Terms of Use, Licensor grants to Licensee a royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable and non-sub- licensable license, anywhere in the world, during the Term (as defined in Clause 6), to display, rebroadcast, transmit and edit (subject to Clause 3.2 (c)) the Licensed Content for the Permitted Purpose. The foregoing includes the right to permit End Users and any other Person (including Licensee’s Affiliates) to access and redistribute the Licensed Content in accordance with the Permitted Purpose. Licensee is not granted any right to, and shall not, permit any other use of the Licensed Content by End Users or by any other Person (including Licensee's Affiliates).
  2. Content License Restrictions. The license granted in Clause 3.1 is subject to the following:
    1. Licensee shall not make the Licensed Content available, or otherwise use the Licensed Content, except as expressly licensed pursuant to Clause 3.1.
    2. The Licensed Content must be displayed with the “MWC” logo in accordance with the Licensor’s instructions.
    3. Any edits or alterations of the Licensed Content must be done in a fair and balanced way without fundamentally changing the message of the speaker, should the GSMA, in our sole discretion, determine any such altered Licensed Content to be edited in an unacceptable manner we shall have the right to require the Licensee to remove or revise the Licensed Content as promptly as reasonably possible.
    4. If Licensor instructs Licensee to delete or make inaccessible any particular Content Item because is or could be subject to a third-party claim or for any other good faith reason, Licensee shall comply with such instruction as promptly as reasonably possible.
  3. All uses of the Licensed Content that do not comply fully with the provisions of this Clause 3.2 shall for all purposes be deemed beyond the scope of the license granted hereunder. Any violation of this Clause 3.2 by Licensee shall be a material breach of this Terms of Use that is incapable of cure, and, in the event of any such violation, Licensor may, in addition to and not in lieu of all other remedies, immediately terminate this Terms of Use as set forth in Clause 7.2 (a).

4 Trademark License.

  1. Licensor grants to Licensee a limited a royalty free, non-exclusive, non-transferable and non- sub licensable royalty-free license anywhere in the globe during the Term to those of Licensor's Marks designated by Licensor from time to time to:
    1. display such Marks with the Licensed Content to provide source attribution; and
    2. comply with its express obligations under this Terms of Use.
  2. Licensee shall use the Marks solely in accordance with Licensor's trademark usage guidelines and quality control standards provided to Licensee as the same may be updated from time to time by Licensor. If Licensor notifies Licensee that any use does not so comply, Licensee shall immediately remedy to the satisfaction of Licensor or terminate such use. Licensee shall not use, register or attempt to register in any jurisdiction any Mark that is confusingly similar to or incorporates any of the Licensor's Marks. All uses of the Licensor's Marks, and all goodwill associated therewith, shall inure solely to the benefit of Licensor.
  3. Reservation of Rights. Neither this Terms of Use nor the licenses granted hereunder convey any ownership right in any of the Licensed Content, Licensor's Marks or other materials provided by or on behalf of Licensor under this Terms of Use. Except for the express licenses granted in this Terms of Use, all right, title and interest in and to the Licensed Content and Licensor's Marks are and will remain with Licensor and its licensors.

5 Licensee Obligations.

  1. Content Display. Throughout the Term, Licensee shall have the right, but not the obligation, to use or rebroadcast the Licensed Content solely to the extent of and within the scope of the license granted in this Terms of Use and otherwise in accordance with the following:
    1. Licensee shall not imply, directly or indirectly, including by displaying the Licensed Content together with content provided by Licensee or third parties, that Licensor provides, endorses, sponsors, certifies or approves of other content displayed by Licensee or any products or services advertised in or near the Licensor's Content. Licensee shall present the Licensed Content and Licensor's Marks in such manner as to avoid any likelihood of confusion as to the source of the Licensed Content and such other materials.
    2. Licensee shall take down each Content Item immediately upon the expiration or earlier termination of the Term.
  2. Required Notices. Licensee shall display with each Content Item the appropriate copyright and trademark notices and any other source attribution required by Licensor.

6 Term and Termination.

  1. Term. The term of this Terms of Use commences as of the Effective Date and shall continue for 5 years, unless terminated earlier pursuant to any express provision of this Terms of Use (“Term”).
  2. Termination. This Terms of Use may be terminated, if the other party materially breaches this Terms of Use, and such breach is incapable of cure or, if capable of cure, fails to cure such breach within 30 days after the breach has occurred.
    1. This Terms of Use shall terminate immediately if the other party:
      1. becomes insolvent or admits its inability to pay its debts generally as they become due;
      2. becomes subject, voluntarily or involuntarily, to any proceeding under any domestic or foreign bankruptcy or insolvency law, which is not fully stayed within seven business days or is not dismissed or vacated within 45 days after filing;
      3. is dissolved or liquidated or takes any corporate action for such purpose;
      4. makes a general assignment for the benefit of creditors; or
      5. has a receiver, trustee, custodian or similar agent appointed by order of any court of competent jurisdiction to take charge of or sell any material portion of its property or business;
  3. Effect of Expiration or Termination. Upon any expiration or termination of this Terms of Use, all licenses granted under this Terms of Use shall also terminate, and Licensee shall immediately delete from its systems and servers all Licensed Content, Licensor's Marks and any other materials provided by Licensor. Upon Licensor's written request, Licensee shall promptly provide Licensor with written certification of such deletion. Any and all license fees that have been paid by Licensee shall be retained by Licensor.

7 Representations and Warranties.

  1. Mutual Representations and Warranties. Each party represents and warrants to the other party that:
    1. it is duly organized, validly existing and in good standing as a corporation or other entity as represented herein under the laws and regulations of its jurisdiction of incorporation, organization or chartering;
    2. it has the full right, power and authority to enter into this Terms of Use, to grant the rights and licenses granted hereunder and to perform its obligations hereunder;
    3. the agreement to these Terms of Use by its representative whose details are provided on registration has been duly authorized by all necessary corporate action of the party; and
    4. when these Terms of Use is agreed by such representative, this Terms of Use will constitute the legal, valid and binding obligation of such party, enforceable against such party in accordance with its terms.

8 Disclaimer


9 Limitations of Liability.


10 Miscellaneous.

  1. Further Assurances. Upon a party's reasonable request, the other Party shall, at its sole cost and expense, promptly execute and deliver all such further documents and instruments, and take all such further actions, necessary to give full effect to the terms of this Terms of Use.
  2. Relationship of the Parties. The relationship between the parties is that of independent contractors. Nothing contained in this Terms of Use shall be construed as creating any agency, partnership, joint venture or other form of joint enterprise, employment or fiduciary relationship between the parties, and neither party shall have authority to contract for or bind the other party in any manner whatsoever.
  3. Public Announcements. Neither party shall issue or release any announcement, statement, press release or other publicity or marketing materials relating to this Terms of Use or, unless expressly permitted under this Terms of Use, otherwise use the other party's Marks, in each case, without the prior written consent of the other party.

11 Interpretation.

  1. For purposes of this Terms of Use, (a) the words "include," "includes" and "including" are deemed to be followed by the words "without limitation"; (b) the word "or" is not exclusive; (c) the words "herein," "hereof," "hereby," "hereto" and "hereunder" refer to this Terms of Use as a whole; (d) words denoting the singular have a comparable meaning when used in the plural, and vice-versa; and (e) words denoting any gender include all genders. Unless the context otherwise requires, references in this Terms of Use: (x) to clauses, exhibits, schedules, attachments and appendices mean the clauses of, and exhibits, schedules, attachments and appendices attached to, this Terms of Use; (y) to an agreement, instrument or other document means such agreement, instrument or other document as amended, supplemented and modified from time to time to the extent permitted by the provisions thereof; and (z) to a statute means such statute as amended from time to time and includes any successor legislation thereto and any regulations promulgated thereunder. The parties intend this Terms of Use to be construed without regard to any presumption or rule requiring construction or interpretation against the Party drafting an instrument or causing any instrument to be drafted. The exhibits, schedules, attachments and appendices referred to herein are an integral part of this Terms of Use to the same extent as if they were set forth verbatim herein.
  2. Headings. The headings in this Terms of Use are for reference only and do not affect the interpretation of this Terms of Use.
  3. Entire Agreement. This Terms of Use constitutes the sole and entire agreement of the Parties with respect to the subject matter of this Terms of Use and supersedes all prior and contemporaneous understandings, agreements, representations and warranties, both written and oral, with respect to such subject matter.
  4. Assignment. This Terms of Use is personal to Licensee. Licensee shall not assign or otherwise transfer any of its rights, or delegate or otherwise transfer any of its obligations or performance, under this Terms of Use, in each case whether voluntarily, involuntarily, by operation of law or otherwise, without Licensor's prior written consent, which consent Licensor. Any purported assignment, delegation or transfer in violation of this Clause is void. Licensor may freely assign or otherwise transfer all or any of its rights, or delegate or otherwise transfer all or any of its obligations or performance, under this Terms of Use without Licensee's consent. This Terms of Use is binding upon and inures to the benefit of the parties hereto and their respective permitted successors and assigns.
  5. No Third-Party Beneficiaries. This Terms of Use is for the sole benefit of the parties hereto and their respective successors and permitted assigns and nothing herein, express or implied, is intended to or shall confer upon any other Person any legal or equitable right, benefit or remedy of any nature whatsoever, under or by reason of this Terms of Use.
  6. Severability. If any term or provision of this Terms of Use is invalid, illegal or unenforceable in any jurisdiction, such invalidity, illegality or unenforceability shall not affect any other term or provision of this Terms of Use or invalidate or render unenforceable such term or provision in any other jurisdiction.
  7. Governing Law; Submission to Jurisdiction. This Terms of Use shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Georgia without giving effect to any choice or conflict of law provision or rule that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than those of the State of Georgia. Any legal suit, action or proceeding arising out of this Terms of Use or the licenses granted hereunder shall be instituted exclusively in the federal courts of the United States or the courts of the State of Georgia in each case located in the city of Atlanta and each party irrevocably submits to the exclusive jurisdiction of such courts in any such suit, action or proceeding. Service of process, summons, notice or other document by mail to such party's address set forth herein shall be effective service of process for any suit, action or other proceeding brought in any such court.
  8. Waiver of Jury Trial. Each party irrevocably and unconditionally waives any right it may have to a trial by jury in respect of any legal action arising out of or relating to this Terms of Use or the transactions contemplated hereby.
  9. Attorneys' Fees. In the event that any action, suit, or other legal or administrative proceeding is instituted or commenced by either party hereto against the other party arising out of or related to this Terms of Use, the prevailing party shall be entitled to recover its reasonable attorneys' fees and court costs from the non-prevailing party.
  10. Variation. The Licensor may, at its sole discretion, vary this Agreement from time to time in each case by giving at least thirty (30) days’ written notice to the Licensee. Any variations to this Agreement pursuant to this clause shall only become binding after the notice period.

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