for The Championsheep NFT collection
by The Mennies
What are my rights on my purchased NFT?
You have plenty rights to use the artwork associated with your NFT by The Mennies / Melanie Hanf. The following affects all NFTs by The Mennies, you are allowed to do the following:
Feel free to use the NFT for your own personal, non-commercial use;
Feel free to use the NFT on a marketplace that allows the purchase and sell your NFT, ao long as the marketplace cryptographically verifies that you are the owner;
Feel free to use the NFT on a third party website or app that allows the inclusion, involvement, or participation of your NFT, so long as the website/app cryptographically verifies that you are the owner, and the NFT does not remain on the website/app after you have left;
What I am NOT ALLOWED TO DO with my Purchased NFT?
There are a few things that are prohibited for your NFT artwork to use:
Do not to use the artwork to market or sell third-party product; for example print it on T-Shirts, mugs etc.
Do not use the artwork in connection with images of hate, violence, sex or other inappropriate behavior;
Do not use the NFT to trademark your art, or otherwise acquire intellectual property rights in it.
Do not use the NFT artork to commercialise your own merchandise
Do not modify the artwork in any way;
Terms and Conditions
“Artwork” means any art, design and drawings that may be associated with an NFT created by The Mennies / Melanie Hanf.
"NFT" means any blockchain-tracked, non-fungible token, such as those conforming to the ERC-721 or ERC-1155 standard.
“Own” means, that you have purchased or otherwise rightfully acquired the NFT from a legitimate source, where proof of such purchase is recorded on the relevant blockchain.
“Extensions” means third party designs that:
- are intended for use as extensions or overlays to the art,
- do not modify the underlying art, and
- can be removed at any time without affecting the underlying art.
“purchased NFT” means an NFT that you own.
“Third Party IP” means any third party patent rights (including, without limitation, patent applications and disclosures), copyrights, trade secrets, trademarks, know-how or any other intellectual property rights recognized in any country or jurisdiction in the world.
You aknowledge, understand and agree that The Mennies / Melanie Hanf, Simrockstraße 5, 53619 Rheinbreitbach, Germany owns all legal right, title and interest in and to the artwork, and all intellectual property rights therein. The rights that you have in and to the artwork are limited to those described in this NFT License.
1. NFT LICENSE
1. General Use. The Mennies/Melanie Hanf grants you a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-transferable, royalty-free license to use, copy, and display the artwork for your purchased NFTs, along with any extensions that you choose to create or use, solely for the following purposes:
(1.1) for your own personal, non-commercial use only;
(1.2) as part of a marketplace that permits the purchase and sale of your NFTs, provided that the marketplace cryptographically verifies each NFT owner’s rights to display the artork for their purchased NFTs to ensure that only the actual owner can display the artwork;
(1.3) as part of a third party website or application that permits the inclusion, involvement, or participation of your NFTs, provided that the website/application cryptographically verifies each NFT owner’s rights to display the artwork for their purchased NFTs to ensure that only the actual owner can display the artwork and provided that the artwork is no longer visible, once the owner of the purchased NFT leaves the website/application.
You agree that you may not, nor permit any third party to do or attempt to do any of the following without The Mennies / Melanie Hanf:
(2.1) modify the artwork of your purchased NFT in any way, including, without limitation, the shapes, designs, drawings, attributes, or color schemes (your use of extensions will not constitute a prohibited modification hereunder);
(2.2) use the artwork for your purchased NFTs to advertise, market, or sell any of your or third party product or service;
(2.3) use the artwork for your purchased NFTs in connection with images, videos, or other forms of media that depict hate, intolerance, violence, cruelty, sex or anything else that could reasonably be found to constitute hate speech or otherwise infringe upon the rights of others;
(2.4) use the artwork for your purchased NFTs in movies, videos, or any other forms of media;
(2.5) sell, distribute the artwork for commercial gain (including, without limitation, giving away in the hopes of eventual commercial gain)
(2.6) attempt to trademark, copyright, or otherwise acquire additional intellectual property rights in or to the artwork for your purchased NFTs;
(2.7) use the artwork of your purchased NFTs for your or any third party’s commercial benefit.
To the extent that the artwork associated with your purchased NFTs contains third Party IP (e.g., licensed intellectual property from a celebrity, athlete, or other public figure), you understand and agree as follows:
(2.8.) that you will not have the right to use such third Party IP in any way except as incorporated in the artwork and subject to the license and restrictions contained herein;
(2.9) that, depending on the nature of the license granted from the owner of the third Party IP The Mennies/Melanie Hanf may need to pass through additional restrictions on your ability to use the artwork;
(2.10) to the extent that The Mennies/Melanie Hanf informs you of such additional restrictions in writing by letter (email is permissible), you will be responsible for complying with all such restrictions from the date that you receive the notice, and that failure to do so will be deemed a breach of this license. The restriction in Section 2 will survive the expiration or termination of this License.
3. TERMS OF LICENSE
The license granted above in Section 1 above only to the extent that you continue to own the applicable purchased NFT. If at any time you sell, trade, donate, give away, transfer, or otherwise dispose of your purchased NFT for any reason, the license granted in Section 1
- will immediately expire with respect to those NFTs without the requirement of notice, and you will have no further rights in or to the artwork for those NFTs.
-The full License with all rights and restrictions will be transfered to the new owner.
4. FURTHER RIGHTS
The Mennies / Melanie Hanf reserves all rights to use any artwork from her NFT collection, including print and digital advertising in support of the community. Further The Mennies / Melanie Hanf reserves the right to sell and distribute physical and digital products, prints and designs of all NFT artworks any time.