Use Restrictions and Rights:
USA-TN POLICIES REGARDING PROGRAM COPIES, FOOTAGE AND OTHER RIGHTS ACQUISITION, AND USAGE, TRANSCRIPTS, AND UNAUTHORIZED USAGE
All USA Talk Network, Inc. programs, video and still images, and all rights (including but not limited to copyrights and other proprietary rights) associated with each program and all audio, video and images (collectively referred to herein as the “material”) are owned solely by USA Talk Network, Inc. (“USA-TN”) and Aaron Harber. Rebroadcast, publication, distribution, reproduction, copying, transmission, or any use or conveyance of any material in whole or in part, is strictly prohibited without the prior written consent of an officer of USA-TN or Aaron Harber.
DVD, VHS, and other electronic copies or versions of complete programs may be obtained by sending payment of $175 per program plus $25 ($50 outside of the United States) for handling and shipping to USA Talk Network, Inc., 2500 North 119th Street, Lafayette, Colorado 80026-9216 with instructions for delivery. These copies are exclusively for private viewing, are not for broadcast, publication, or any kind of distribution or other use --- in whole or in part --- and are subject to all the restrictions herein. The copies may not be used for viewing by more than 25 people at a time. Otherwise, the broadcast and/or other fees, below, apply. Furthermore, there can be no charge to any third-party for viewing such non-public copies.
At no cost, any party may establish a link to complete programs on the appropriate USA-TN authorized Website where USA-TN television programs reside, as long as no changes or modifications are made to the USA-TN Website hosting the programs or to the programs themselves. Websites already authorized by USA-TN include www.HarberTV.com, www.Colorado-Now.com, www.TIPAP.org, and www.SenateCO.com , among others.
In the event you wish to use a program, photo, image, audio or video segment, or any part thereof for any kind of broadcast, publication, distribution, or other purpose (such as in or part of a commercial or political advertisement or in any kind of commercial or political material), you must obtain prior written permission from USA-TN and pre-pay any applicable charges. To license footage, there is a flat, non-refundable administrative fee of $2,500 per request and a separate and additional charge of $325 per second of program for the first 30 consecutive seconds or portion thereof which are used and $175 per second for any time after the first 30 seconds. In the event non-consecutive sections are used, the fee always begins again for each sequence of continuous footage at the $325 per second rate plus the flat, non-refundable administrative $2,500 request fee.
Single images may be licensed for limited use at a rate of $1,500 per image plus the flat, non-refundable administrative request fee.
In all usage cases, the graphic for “The Aaron Harber Show” or any other USA-TN program (bottom left side of the screen), if included in the broadcast or the copy provided by USA-TN) must be included in the usage. Licensed material may be used for a period not to exceed twelve (12) months following the date of the initial request for the material. All usage rights, without exception, expire when that time period ends. Any extensions must be negotiated separately and must be in writing. Material and any usage rights thereto are not assignable or transferable. These are the licensing terms for all material and the making of a payment by the licensee is considered its agreement to these terms. These terms and any orders can be confirmed by e-mail so no other documentation is required.
In the event footage is used and permission from USA-TN is granted ex post facto, the payment due USA-TN includes an administrative fee of $5,000 and a per second charge for the footage of $1,500 per second. No guarantee is made by USA-TN or Aaron Harber that footage used without advance permission will be approved. In the event footage is used and permission from USA-TN has not been obtained, USA-TN will seek an administrative fee of $5,000 and a per second charge for the footage of $15,000 per second plus any costs and other damages allowed by law.
In the event you wish to have a transcript of a program, please send your program request, along with a non-refundable payment of $450 per program to USA-TN and allow 15 business days for delivery of the transcript. The $450 fee applies to each half-hour program and applies only to program content (i.e., not to whatever is in the program’s breaks). For multiple programs or for programs of greater length, simply apply the rate proportionately (i.e., two half-hour programs or a one-hour program transcript costs $900).
All requests must be prepaid. The fee for handling, shipping, and delivery is a separate charge and the method of shipping usually is selected by the licensee. The charge typically is $35 per program or segment delivered by USA-TN.
USA-TN reserves the unilateral right to reject, without cause, any request for material, if it believes honoring such a request would be injurious or otherwise detrimental to the best interests of USA-TN. Aaron Harber, or any broadcast, other electronic, or print partner. In such cases, there will be no administrative or other charges and all prepaid fees will be fully (i.e. 100%) refunded.
In addition to the amounts stated above, unauthorized use of any USA-TN program will be fully prosecuted and damages will be sought at a substantially higher rates (e.g,, 100 times) than the above-posted rates plus legal fees so please be certain to get written permission from an officer of USA-TN before using any material. For more information, e-mail Producer@HarberTV.com. Your cooperation with these policies is greatly appreciated. Thank you.