Section 11 Ownership of MLS Compilation and Copyright:
the act of submission of any property listing content to the MLS, the
participant represents and warrants that he or she is fully authorized to
license the property listing content as contemplated by and in compliance with
this section and these rules and regulations, and also thereby does grant to
the MLS license to include the property listing content in its copyrighted MLS
compilation, and also in any statistical report on comparables. Listing content
includes, but is not limited to, photographs, images, graphics, audio and video recordings, virtual
tours, drawings, descriptions, remarks, narratives, pricing information, and
other details or information related to the listed property. (M)
Each participant who submits listing content to the MLS agrees to defend
and hold the MLS and every other participant harmless from and against any
liability or claim arising from any inaccuracy of the submitted listing content
or any inadequacy of ownership, license, or title to the submitted listing
Section 11.1 Compilation and Copyright
All right, title and interest in each copy of every multiple listing compilation created and copyrighted by the Service and in the copyrights, therein, shall always remain vested in NCRMLS. (R)
MLS Rules and Regulations - Download Here (Updated 11/01/2022)
Note the MLS Rules and Regulations can be downloaded here. See Attachment below. September 3, 2020 Section 1: Greene, Hyde and Martin Counties added- BOM 09/03/20 Section 1.1.4: Rule change from “For Comp Purposes” to “For Sale Only” revised- BOM ...
Section 11.4 Disclaimer of Liability; Copyright Notice.( NAR Section 19.17)
In any display or disclosure of MLS Listing Information (as that term is defined in Section 16.1(d) of these Rules), including oral disclosure and display on a VOW, a Participant shall include a notice indicating that the MLS Listing Information is ...
Section 15 VOW and IDX
Note: Provisions in this Section 15 include references to section numbers in the NAR model rules for VOWs. Those references appear as “NAR Section x.x.” These reference numbers appear here only to ease comparisons of these rules with the NAR model ...
Section 9.4 MLS Rules Violations:
MLS participants may not take legal action against another participant for alleged rules violation(s) unless the complaining participant has first exhausted the remedies provided in these rules. (M)