Alert: Photo Contest Grabs Your Copyright
No one likes to read the small print, but it can be important. Check the rules of this photo contest that state:
The participant . . . shall accept that by submitting the images he/she waives all claim to copyright and any consequential rights, including moral rights.
This statement tranfers your copyright just by submitting your photo, regardless of whether you win a prize.
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