Posted by MFRMLS Thu, 25 May 2006 21:11:00 GMT
Article 14 - Ownership of the MFRMLS Compilations and Copyrights
Section 1: Submittal of Listing. By submitting any property listing to MLS, the Participant represents that:
A. they have been authorized to grant and also thereby grant authority for MLS to include the property listing content in its copyrighted MLS compilation and also in any statistical report or "comparable."
B. that they have the authorization to grant and do grant the MLS the authority to include the property listing (data) in approved VOW and IDX displays for advertising on other Participant’s IDX and/or VOW compliant web sites. (revised 6/17/11)
C. unless the property owner(s) has/have instructed the Participant otherwise.
Note: Listing content includes, but is not limited to, photographs, images, graphics, audio and video recordings, virtual tours, drawings, descriptions, remarks, narratives, pricing information, and other details or information related to listed property.
Section 2. All right, title, and interest in each copy of every compilation created and copyrighted by the member Association or MFRLS and in the copyrights therein, shall at times remain vested in the member Association or MFRMLS.
Section 3. Each participant shall be entitled to lease from the My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Services a number of electronic and/or printed copies of each MLS compilation sufficient to provide the participant and each person affiliated as a licensee (including licensed or certified appraisers) with such participant with one copy of such compilation. The participant shall pay for each such copy the rental fee set by the My Florida Regional Multiple Listing Services.
Participants shall acquire by such lease only the right to use the MLS compliation in accordance with these rules.
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