Intellectual Property Agreement for CardioVillage Content Submission
Author (s) Name:______________________
The Office of Continuing Medical Education of the University of Virginia School of Medicine needs to
adhere to current copyright laws (US). Please respond by initialing each of the following
questions/statements about your submission.
____ The content presented is original work of the named author(s) above.
____ I have obtained the required permissions to use the images and/or illustrations as part of this
____ All content and images are fully blinded and compliant with US HIPAA patient privacy
regulations. All personal identification markings have been removed as to protect patient
___ I agree to provide the University of Virginia Office of Continuing Medical Education with a non-
exclusive license to include this content and images on CardioVillage .com for the a period of
three years and is automatically renewable for subsequent three year periods as long as the
case is included in the educational content of the website.
___ I understand that changes to the content may be made to facilitate an optimum learning
experience without changing the substance of the submission and that I will be informed of the
changes prior to electronic publishing of the submission
___ I understand that the author(s) identified above will be listed, along with their required
disclosure information at the beginning of the educational activity.
By agreeing to these terms and conditions, the author(s) represent and warrant that your content and
images is entirely original or that your use of third party materials either complies with
copyright law or is used pursuant to formal permission from the copyright holder or owner. The
author(s) that any materials used or cited without formal permission do not infringe on the
rights of others. Furthermore, the author(s) agree to be responsible for any damages, claims, or
losses caused by the violation of rights held by others.