SportsEngine Registration: Ontario Scholastic Basketball Association

Media Approval

Information

***Media accreditation must be filled out each season and lasts for the entirety of the season.

2018-2019 OSBA MEDIA ACCREDITATION

NOTICE TO ALL MEDIA PERSONNEL

THE FOLLOWING RULES OF THE ONTARIO SCHOLASTIC BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION (OSBA) MUST BE OBSERVED AT ALL TIMES DURING ALL OSBA GAMES HELD AT THE FACILITY.

FAILURE TO ADHERE TO THE FOLLOWING RULES MAY RESULT IN YOUR IMMEDIATE EXPULSION FROM THE FACILITY, CANCELLATION OF YOUR MEDIA ACCREDITATION AND DENIAL OF FUTURE REQUESTS FOR ACCREDITATION.

RULES APPLICABLE TO ALL MEDIA PERSONNEL

Media Passes

  • All media personnel seeking access to “media only” areas must be accredited/approved in writing.
  • Approved media personnel must check in at the facility entrance to receive media passes.  Be prepared to provide identification and proof of media affiliation.
  • Media passes must be returned at the conclusion of the final game of the day or after the final post-game media scrum.

Standards of Conduct during Games

  • Approved media are permitted to capture video and images from the baselines of the basketball court.
  • Media personnel are not permitted on the sidelines or on the court at any time.
  • Interference with any game will result in immediate expulsion from the facility.

Post-Event Media Scrum

  • Post-game media scrums may be arranged by OSBA staff
  • Additional interviews or access to athletes must be approved by OSBA staff.

Use of Still/Video Images Captured at Games

  • Images captured at OSBA games may be used for news and information purposes only.  Reproduction or rebroadcast of images captured at OSBA games for any other purpose is strictly prohibited. 
  • Use of images captured at OSBA games for any commercial purpose, including but not limited to promotion, sponsorship or advertising, or in connection with recruiting services, is strictly prohibited.  Your violation of this rule will subject you to legal action and may result in your liability for damages and legal costs.

WE APPRECIATE YOUR COURTESY AND CONSIDERATION IN OBSERVING OUR RULES.

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