All are hereby notified that our client (“Assignee”) has acquired the sole and exclusive Hindi and North Indian languages remake rights (“Remake Rights”) of a Malayalam language feature film titled, “Forensic” starring Tovino Thomas, Mamta Mohandas and others (“Original Film”) directed by Akhil Paul and Anas Khan and produced by Juvis Productions (“Producer”) to produce a remake version of the Original Film (“Remake Version”) to be fully owned and exploited by the Assignee on a worldwide and perpetual basis, on all existing and new modes, media and formats including but not limited to theatrical, non-theatrical, satellite, digital, etc.,.
All are hereby cautioned not to enter into any transaction and/or dealing with any other third party / entity claiming to be the licensee / assignee / repository of any of the said Remake Rights, and if they do so, they will be doing so at their own cost and peril. Any understanding / contractual engagement entered into without the prior written consent of the Assignee shall be illegal, unauthorised and void and shall not be binding on the Assignee and/or its partners and/or its affiliates. The same would constitute an infringement of the Assignee’s Remake Rights and the Remake Version and the Assignee reserves rights to initiate appropriate legal action against such entities.
Any person, firm or company having any claim or rights of whatsoever nature, in relation to the said Remake Rights in the Original Film either by way of assignment, pledge, gift, charge, mortgage, litigation, license, lien, transfer or reservation of any nature may please inform us in writing in English along with documentary proof of evidence of claim at the address mentioned below within fifteen (15) days of this notice. Failing this, the Assignee will proceed on the basis that no such rights or claims exists and any such claims received beyond the stipulated period mentioned hereinabove shall not be entertained and shall be deemed invalid and/or summarily and unconditionally renounced/waived by such claimants and the Assignee shall not be responsible in any manner whatsoever for any such claims and relying on which the acquisition shall be formally exercised at substantial cost without any obligation or reservation/reference to anyone whatsoever.