Personal Story Grant & Release Form


I consent to the use of my statements and grant the Thought Method Co. (“TMC”) and TMC’s assigns, licensees and successors the right to copy, reproduce, and use all or a portion of the statements I submitted (the “Personal Story”) for incorporation in TMC’s online platforms as well as any published works (the “Work”).

I grant the use of all or a portion of the Personal Story in the Work and any of its derivatives in all forms and media electronic, print and other, including advertising and related promotion throughout the world and in perpetuity.

I grant the right to use my name or pseudonym in connection with all uses of the Personal Story and waive the right to review or approve use of my Personal Story as incorporated in the Work.


I release TMC and TMC’s assigns, licensees and successors from any claims that may arise regarding the use of the Personal Story including (but not limited to) any claims of defamation, invasion of privacy, or infringement of moral rights, rights of publicity or copyright. I acknowledge that I have no ownership rights in or to the Work.

TMC is not obligated to utilize the rights granted in this Agreement.

I have read and understood this agreement and I am over the age of 18. This Agreement expresses the complete understanding of the parties.