you must agree to when submitting work for an exhibition
guideline for children and young people (below the
age of 18)
You may not submit work to the Exhibitions Area
without the consent of your Parent or Guardian.
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Our conditions are designed to protect contributors
and aim to ensure our exhibitions can be viewed
by a general audience.
We have tried hard to make the wording of our conditions
as easy to read as possible. We hope you view these
conditions as both protecting your interests as
potential contributors, and ensuring we maintain
a high-quality exhibition area. AbleStable®
also produces a Privacy
Statement you may wish to view which sets out
our information gathering practices in detail.
our summary of conditions in plain and
All contributors to our exhibitions agree to the
AbleStable® retains the right to choose and
arrange work submitted, and to remove work from
the site at its sole discretion.
retains the right to reject work on the grounds
of illegality, copyright infringement and violating
public taste and decency.
3) Although copyright remains with the contributor,
AbleStable® reserves the right to free reproduction
of materials appearing at AbleStable® for publicity
purposes and any AbleStable® publications (digital,
multimedia, audio, and text).
must be offered as RealAudio, or another music file
acceptable to AbleStable®.
5) Visual art must be offered as jpg or gif, or
another graphic file acceptable to AbleStable®.
6) Multimedia, film, and video must be offered in
Flash, QuickTime, or another format acceptable to
7) Prose text files must be offered as a basic unformatted
text file: Notepad.
8) All work must be totally self contained and require
no server-side processing.
Publishing artistic work on the Internet is complex
legally, and AbleStable® aims to ensure submissions
fall within the law (United Kingdom and/or International).
1) Users hereby grant AbleStable® a non-exclusive
license to use the supplied material(s) ("the
Material") or parts thereof for dissemination
over the internet via AbleStable's® On-line
services throughout the world for the full period
AbleStable® shall not be obliged to make use
of any Material and shall not be liable for any
loss of publicity or enhancement of reputation or
3) Contributions to AbleStable's® Exhibition
Area will not be returned and shall become the property
of AbleStable®. It is therefore advisable for
all contributors to retain a copy of their work.
4) Users of AbleStable® hereby warrant that
any copyright material contained in the Material
shall be either 4a) or 4b):
4a) an original work of their own which they are
fully at liberty to use for all purposes of this
Agreement without the license or permission of any
other person or entities and without infringing
the copyright or any other rights whatsoever of
any other person or entities.
4b) an original work which they are fully at liberty
to use for all purposes of this Agreement by reason
of holding all necessary licenses or permissions
from all persons or entities contributing to the
Material by their visual artwork, multimedia authoring,
writing, composing, musical performance or otherwise,
and contributors warrant that they are authorised
by any such persons or entities to make the Material.
To the extent that contributors are not so authorised
Users shall clearly notify AbleStable® in writing
and supply to AbleStable® such information as
is available to them to enable the identity of the
person or entities contributing to the Material
to be ascertained. AbleStable® may then obtain
further consent(s) from such person or entities
before considering the Material for use by AbleStable®.
5) Users of AbleStable® will indemnify and keep
AbleStable® indemnified from and against all
and any claims, costs, damages, expenses, actions
suffered or incurred by AbleStable® arising
out of any breach of the warranties hereby given.
6) Users permit AbleStable® to edit or change
the Material in any way that AbleStable® may
in its sole discretion consider necessary for the
purposes of use in AbleStable's® on-line services.
7) Users of AbleStable®, by supplying the Material
and entering into this Agreement, hereby irrevocably
and unconditionally waive in perpetuity any so called
"moral rights" in respect of the Material
and grant any consents required under the Copyright
Designs and Patents Act 1988 (UK).
8) AbleStable® reserves the right to seek and
issue publicity on behalf of the contributors.
9) Acceptance of these Legal Conditions is a condition
of entry of the Material, and receipt of Material
amounts to acceptance of the Legal Conditions.
10) Contributions are made at the User's own expense
and AbleStable® shall not be liable to reimburse
any expenses incurred in making a contribution of
11) Contributions must not contain defamatory or
12) Users of AbleStable® must not and may not
enter into this Agreement if a contract exists which
precludes their work being published elsewhere (an
agreement which may exist between the contributor
and: a record label; publisher - print and/or electronic
- ; agent, or any other interested party who holds
rights to represent or publish the User's material).
13) All information, text, and electronic images
contained within the site www.ablestable.com are
the intellectual property of AbleStable®
and may not be reproduced or used in any way (other
than for personal use) without permission. Note:
This condition is to protect contributor's work
from being copied elsewhere without the permission
of contributors or AbleStable®, and does not
affect the contributor's primary copyright.
Site design is the copyright of AbleStable®