Brand Influencer Community
Terms of Agreement
Hyman Inc. believes in fair and effective disclosures of material facts in accordance with the Federal Trade Commission’s (FTC) Guides Concerning Endorsements and Testimonials.
In order to participate in the Hyman, Inc. Brand Influencer Community as a Spokesperson or Blogger, you must agree to all of the following:
1. When/if you share product news, end use photos, how-to videos, social media posts, reviews, or other information to your readers, you agree to always acknowledge that you have received the products, samples, or other materials free of charge from Hyman, Inc. For example, if Hyman, Inc. sent you a StudioSync Music Shelf and you decide to review it on your blog, then you would need to disclose that “Hyman, Inc. sent you a free Studiosync Music Shelf with the hope that you might write about it.”
2. You also agree that you will not make unsubstantiated statements about perceived benefits of the products we may have informed you about. Whereas we encourage you to express your own opinions, you agree that any non-opinion, factual information you present will be consistent with the factual information we provide you.
3. By participating, you also agree that Hyman, Inc. has the right to link to, independently re-publish (in whole or in part), or otherwise use, any statements or other content that you create or post in relation to the products, coupons, information, or other materials, including without limitation, any tips, reviews, suggestions, images, audio content, or video content (the “Content” ). You also agree that Hyman, Inc. is free to attribute the Content to you or your blog. If your Content includes references to, or images of, third parties (i.e., someone other than you) or other performances or content provided by third parties, you agree that you have all necessary permissions from these third parties to permit the brands/marketers to use the Content in this way.
4. In the event that we provide you with product samples or other items to share with others, you agree to do so responsibly, using care to prepare and/or store the product properly, and using care to avoid allergic reactions. If you conduct any sort of giveaway of these items to your readers or others, you agree to do so responsibly and lawfully. You agree that you will be solely responsible for all liabilities, injuries, losses, or claims arising in connection with your actions in the course of this program, including without limitation, injuries to (or harm suffered by) yourself or others.
5. You also acknowledge that participation is restricted to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older. By participating, you are agreeing that you meet these eligibility requirements.
6. We may also ask for your feedback, either individually or as part of a group, on products, recipes, ideas, ads and other services and initiatives. All comments, suggestions, ideas, notes, drawings, concepts, or other information disclosed or offered to us by you will become freely usable by us without compensation.
7. If you post Content in response to the products, coupons, information, or other materials received from Hyman, Inc., you agree to email us with a link to your post. Currently, the address for this is firstname.lastname@example.org, though this is subject to change.