Terms of Use

By posting material, you warrant and represent that you own the copyright with respect to such material or have received permission from the copyright owner. In addition, you grant Jewish Federation of CNY the nonexclusive right and license to display, copy, publish, distribute, transmit, print, and use such information or other material, but neither The Jewish Federation of CNY nor Federation participants may sell, resell or exploit for any commercial purposes such information or other material. Neither Jewish Federation of CNY nor its representatives pre-screen content, but Jewish Federation of CNY reserves the right (but not the obligation) in its sole discretion to take whatever action Jewish Federation of CNY deems appropriate if any posting that is inconsistent with these Guidelines is brought to its attention including, but not limited to revocation of privileges.

Licensed Use

Unless stated otherwise, Jewish Federation of CNY grants to licensee a nonexclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable and non-assignable right to use and reproduce the images on FedCentral.org.


Images may not be used in any defamatory, libelous or otherwise unlawful manner. Photos used in advertising or direct mail appeals, and expressly marked as available for advertising use, are licensed for limited and nonexclusive use by federation for the period of 1 year.

Other images may only be used in an educational editorial manner, relating to events that are newsworthy or of public interest, and may not be used for any commercial, promotional, advertising or merchandising use.

Under no circumstances may an image ever be altered, changed or tampered with, either manually or electronically without Jewish Federation of CNY’s express written permission.

Photo credit and intellectual property

Jewish Federation of CNY’s contributing photographers own the copyright in and to the images as works for hire. No ownership or copyright in the image shall be transferred. The following photo credit must appear adjacent to the use of images: “[Copyright Year, Photographer’s Name]/Jewish Federation of CNY. All other rights reserved.”

Licensee will immediately notify Jewish Federation of CNY if he/she becomes aware or suspects that any third party is wrongfully using any images in whole or in part, or is violating any of Jewish Federation of CNY’s intellectual property rights, including, but not limited to copyrights and trademarks.


Licensee shall defend, indemnify and hold Jewish Federation of CNY, its officers, directors and employees and the contributing photographers harmless from all damages, liabilities, and expenses arising out of or as a result of claims by third parties relating to licensee’s use of any image or any breach of this agreement.