Legal Guidelines for Designs and DMCA Policy:
By adding content to spreadshirt.com, you confirm that your content does not infringe any laws or third-party rights like copyright, trademark, or personality rights and that you have reviewed Spreadshirt’s DMCA policy. Spreadshirt will close your account according to its DMCA policy if your content receives repeated takedown notices.
Please double-check the legal status of your designs. If you are unsure, try to ask for permission to use them.
We will not print Unofficial merchandise.
We will not print Names, logos, pictures, or other intellectual property of musical groups or musical artists.
We will not print Names, logos, pictures, or other intellectual property of sports teams, colleges/universities, clubs, or organizations such as Boston Red Sox, Girl Scouts of America, or Princeton University.
We will not print Characters, images, actors, or likenesses from cartoon networks, comic books, video games, movies, and television shows.
We will not print Trademarks, names, or logos for companies. For example, you can not use the name Coca-Cola, Coke “It’s the Real Thing” or the design from the cans.
We will not print photos, caricatures, or other artwork depicting a celebrity. Just because you take a picture of a celebrity, does not give you the right to use the photo on shirts, even if you alter the photo digitally. As expressed in the first four examples below, personal rights are still owned even if the person is no longer living.