VSTerms and conditions of commissioning
By accepting a commission or payment from us, you agree that we may issue self-billed invoices on your behalf and pay you through BACS. If you are registered for VAT, please provide your VAT certificate.
We will pay you (a) 100% of the agreed fee for any work ordered (“Job”) That we used; (b) 50% of the agreed charge for any Work that you provide but that we are not to use; and (c) 50% of the identifiable net syndication profits received by us for any Work we syndicate as an individual item (for clarity, this means when a third party has requested specific individual work. We will not return to you. not count when work pieces are part of a larger bulk content layout that we make available to third parties). Please send your “payment request” to the commissioning editor.
You will retain all copyright in all works. For the agreed charges, you grant us an irrevocable, perpetual, assignable, sublicensable, royalty-free worldwide license to use, copy, store, print, publish, display, reproduce, distribute and exploit the work (including adaptations , summaries, extracts, excerpts and summaries) in our publications or those of our affiliates, regardless of the medium currently known or in the future, including electronic, digital audio and / or visual forms and to sublicense our rights , including (without limitation) to datastore owners and NLA Media Access for storage, copying, republishing and redistribution to third parties for further storage, copying, publication and distribution in any medium on a non-exclusive basis. The license is exclusive to us from the date of creation until 90 days after publication by us of the Work.You warrant that the Work is original and that all relevant third party permissions have been obtained and that all Work you do or provide to TMG is undertaken in accordance with the IPSO Publishers Code of Conduct and our own Publisher’s Code of Conduct. Upon request, you will cooperate and reasonably assist us in responding to any complaints or legal claims arising out of your engagement.