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Pacific Citizen retains the copyright to all its materials appearing on, including archived back issues appearing on Permission to use said copyrighted materials is granted to nonprofit organizations, academicians, students, historians and the general public for nonprofit generating activities when a written request describing the intended use is submitted to the Pacific Citizen. Such use must include wording crediting the Pacific Citizen as the source.

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Permission is granted to reprint articles used for historical, journalistic or academic research; for- profit reprinting may be granted on an individual basis. Send inquiries to the Pacific Citizen. Regardless, use of copyrighted materials appearing in Pacific Citizen must include wording crediting Pacific Citizen as the source.

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FEES AND COSTS. Upon payment of the one-time license fee, Licensee and affiliated persons related to the “Project” agree to all paragraphs below.
Licensee also agrees to pay to the Pacific Citizen within thirty (30) days of publication or release, pay the Pacific Citizen one (1) final, complete copy of the Publication and any other materials produced by Licensee In which the Items appear.

LICENSE GRANT. Subject to Licensee’s compliance with the terms and conditions of this Agreement, Licensor hereby grants to Licensee, on an “as is” basis, without any representations or warranties of any kind, expressed or implied. A non-exclusive, non-transferable, one-time usage for the project above to reproduce and distribute the listed including publicity and promotion in print and electronic media, and for no other editions, publications, or purposes whatsoever.

LICENSE RESTRICTIONS. Except as expressly authorized in this Agreement, (a) Licensee has no right to transfer, sublicense, lease, lend, rent, or otherwise distribute the Items to any third party; and (b) Licensee will not reproduce, modify, publicly display, publicly perform, prepare derivative works based upon, or otherwise use the Items, in whole or in part. Licensor reserves all rights, title and interest to the Items not expressly granted to Licensee under the Agreement.

RELEASES. Licensee shall not have the right to use the selected photos without obtaining all required individual authorizations, releases, consents and clearances.
DELIVERY. Promptly following execution of the Agreement, Licensor will deliver the Items to licensee in a mutually agreed upon format.

TERM AND TERMINATION. This Agreement will begin on the Effective Date and will remain in effect for 6 months unless terminated earlier or later in accordance with the terms of this Agreement. Either party may terminate this Agreement, or the license granted hereunder if the other party breaches any material term of this Agreement

CREDIT LINE. The license granted in this Agreement is subject to the condition that Licensee will credit Licensor as the source of the Items by attaching the following credit line to reference the Items:
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Licensee shall not use licensor’s name in connection with the distribution, advertising or publicizing of the Publication without the prior written consent of licensor.

INDEMNIFICATION. Licensee will indemnify, defend, and hold licensor and its Board and employees harmless from and against any and all third-party claims.