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While CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force is under no obligation to investigate any complaint regarding any Submission, it may, in its sole discretion, investigate complaints and take any actions it deems appropriate in the circumstances, including, without limitation, removing the offending communication from the Web site and terminating the submitting party's right to access and use the Web site (or any portion thereof).
If CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force authorizes you in writing to use Content to create new content, including for example and without limitation a "mash-up" for a CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force contest or promotion ("Derivative Content"), the following shall apply:
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(ii) Unless explicitly stated otherwise, the Derivative Content shall be deemed to be a Submission pursuant to this section.
(iii) Upon creation, you shall immediately communicate the Derivative Content to CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force, and the Derivative Content shall be CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force's sole and absolute property. You irrevocably assign, transfer and abandon all of your right, title and interest in and to the Derivative Content to CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force. Accordingly, CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force has the exclusive right to implement and authorize any provision under any law pertaining to intellectual property, including without limitation, the right to protect in its own name, as owner and author, the Derivative Content and any of its derivatives under law. You agree that you may not use the Derivative Content except as specifically authorized in writing by CBC/Radio Canada and the BC Culture Days Task Force.
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Culture Days is a grassroots movement to inspire greater public participation in arts and culture. Every year, on the Culture Days weekend, artists, individuals and organizations throughout BC and across Canada invite the public to participate 'behind the scenes' and discover the world of artists, creators, historians, architects, curators, and designers at work in their communities.
Show us what culture means to you or share your cultural secret. Post your photo with a brief description and you could win some fabulous culture themed prizes from across BC!
Celebrate Culture Days 2012, Sept. 28, 29, & 30. Visit culturedays.ca to plan your weekend!
CBC Television is uncovering the Cultural Secrets of Vancouver with a special broadcast on September 27th at 6:30pm. This made-in-BC documentary profiles some of Vancouver’s most beloved artists and their favourite hidden cultural gems in the city.