copyright and re-use

COPYRIGHT

Unless otherwise stated all Images, Video, Audio and Text (herein refered to as ‘The Media’ on this site are the Copyright © 2020 of Malcolm McEwen. All Rights Reserved.

RE-USE, TYPES AND LICENCES

1. SINGLE USE

Single use is defined as reproduction and use of less than five copies of any one media or fifty copies of different media in any one year where that use is on personal blogs, web sites or print and where that use is non-commercial.

A license for single use of the media will be deemed to have been issued where the following conditions have been and continue to be met.

  1. A copyright notice and a referral link to this web site are displayed prominently with the media in every instance that it is used.
  2. The use is not in the context of or associated with offensive, racist or extreme political views.
  3. The use is for non-commercial purposes.
  4. Failure to meet the above conditions prior to use will deem the use as corporate and commercial for which a full license will need to be obtained.

2. MULTIPLE AND SMALL BUSINESS USE

Multiple use is defined as the use or reproduction of more than five copies of any one media or more than fifty copies of different media in the course of one year be that electronic or in print form. Multiple use for educational, charitable and small business promotion is permitted providing a license to do so has been issued and the first two conditions (1.1, 1.2) in 1. above have been met. A license for multiple and small business use can be obtained by the following methods.

  1. A license fee has been paid to the administrator(s) of this site and the licensee is in possession of that license. OR
  2. A donation, equivalent to two times the license fee, has been made to any one or in total to any of the organizations listed below. A copy of proof of donation must be submitted to this site and may not be used for any other purpose.
    1. The Wikipedia Foundation
    2. The Salvation Army
  3. A license by either 2.1 or 2.2 must be obtained prior to use of any media.
  4. Persons wishing to use the media for educational or charitable purposes can apply for a waiver in part or in whole by contacting the administrator(s) of this site. Any waiver issued will be at the discretion of the administrator(s) and may be withdrawn at any time.
  5. Failure to meet the above conditions prior to use will deem the use as corporate and commercial for which a full license will need to be obtained.

3. CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL USE

Any use not covered by 1 or 2 above will be deemed as commercial and corporate for which a full license will need to be obtained. Such a license can be obtained by contacting the administrator(s) of this site detailing the intended use. Failure to obtain a licence prior to use will be deemed a violation of copyright and will result in legal proceedings.

4. FEES FOR LICENSES

  1. SINGLE USE: No fee is applicable providing the conditions for single use in 1. above are met.
  2. MULTIPLE AND SMALL BUSINESS USE: the fee to use media from this site currently stands at £25 or equivalent in convertible currency.
  3. CORPORATE AND COMMERCIAL USE: Any persons or organizations wishing to use media from this site MUST first contact the administrator(s) to arrange the fee and license terms.

PAYMENT OPTIONS

please contact the administrators for payment options