CareerBuilder RT to Win HR Tech Prizes Contest Terms and Conditions

October 4, 2017 CareerBuilder

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. MUST BE A LEGAL RESIDENT OF UNITED STATES, 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. By entering CareerBuilder, LLC’s RT to Win HR Tech Prizes Contest (the “Contest”) entrants agree to be bound by these Official Contest Rules and Regulations (the “Rules”). The Contest commences at 12:00:01 a.m. Central Daylight Time (“CDT”) on October 10, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CDT on October 12, 2017 (the “Contest Period”).

  1. The Contest is sponsored by CareerBuilder, LLC (“Sponsor”), 200 N. LaSalle Street, 11th Floor, Chicago, IL 60601.
  2. The Contest is open to citizens of the fifty (50) United States plus the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry and who have a valid E-mail address and a, Facebook and/or Instagram account. The Contest is not open to: (1) employees, independent contractors, officers, and/or directors of Sponsor, and Sponsor’s respective parent, related, affiliated and/or subsidiary companies, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies or legal advisors and their respective officers, directors, agents, employees and assigns (collectively, “Released Parties”) or (2) the immediate family members of, and persons living in the same household as, any of the Released Parties. All federal, state and local laws apply.

How To Enter. No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win. To enter, individuals must have a valid Twitter account and do the following: (1) retweet one of Sponsor’s tweets announcing the contest (which will include “Retweet to win” or something similar) or (2) write your name, address, phone number and valid E-mail address on a 3” x 5” card and mail it in an envelope addressed to: “CareerBuilder RT to Win HR Tech Prizes Contest”, c/o CareerBuilder, LLC, 200 N. LaSalle Street, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60601 (“Mail Entry”, and together with a Twitter Entry, collectively an “Entry Form”).  All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. CDT on October 12, 2017.  Every individual that submits an Entry Form in accordance with the preceding guidelines during the Contest Period will be entered into the Contest.  Entry Forms will only be accepted during the Contest Period.  Multiple entries during the Contest Period will be accepted but entrants can only win one (1) time during the Contest Period.  Business entities are not eligible for entry in the Contest.  Sponsor reserves the right to repurpose photos and comments submitted to the Contest on Instagram, Tumblr, Facebook, Twitter, et al.   For valuable consideration, the receipt of which is hereby acknowledged, the entrant does hereby authorize Sponsor and its subsidiaries, successors and assignees and anyone authorized by them, to use, without limitation as to frequency or duration, the entrant’s (1) image and likeness (in both video and photographic form); (2) name and logo; (3) recordings of entrant’s voice; and (4) quotes or statements made to Sponsor, in any and all present and future media, all for the purposes of advertising, publicity and trade of Sponsor’s services.  In particular, the entrant grants to Sponsor a non-exclusive, non-sublicensable, non-transferable, worldwide, royalty-free license to use, transmit, reproduce, publicly perform, and publicly display the entrant’s voice, likeness and image (in both video and photographic form), name, and other identifiers on Sponsor’s website, located at www.careerbuilder.com, and in promotional materials to promote Sponsor’s services.  The entrant further irrevocably authorizes Sponsor, its respective successors and assignees and anyone authorized by them, to copyright the undersigned’s quotes or statements and to edit and combine the same for the purposes of advertising, publicity, and trade of Sponsor’s services.  The entrant hereby releases Sponsor and its successors and assignees and anyone authorized by them from all liability arising from the actions contemplated herein.  Entrant represents and affirms that he/she is of legal age and has every right to enter the Contest in he/she’s own name as of the date(s) of entry.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, illegible, misdirected, incomplete or postage due mail/entries/requests. Sponsor will reimburse mail-in entrants for postage in states where required by law. Late entries, mechanically reproduced entries and facsimile entries are prohibited, and any use or submission of such entries will not be accepted. Entry Forms are the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Use of automated devices is not valid for entry. The Official Entry Form must include a valid E-mail address for the entrant. By submitting an Entry Form, entrants warrant and represent that the entry is 100% theirs own and that the entry provided will not violate any law or infringe upon the rights, title, claim or interest of any third party. Sponsor and the Released Parties are not responsible for any problems or technical, hardware, or software malfunctions of any telephone network or telephone lines, failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any E-mail or entry to be received by the Sponsor due to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion, unavailable network connections on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. By submitting an entry, you agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules, the terms of the CareerBuilder Terms and Conditions, and the CareerBuilder Privacy Policy.

Selection of Prize Winners. A total of six (6) prize winners will be selected as winners of the Contest (each, a “Prize Winner”), with two (2) Prize Winners being chosen per day during the Contest Period. The Prize Winner will be chosen at random and will be contacted via Twitter Direct Message on the day of selection as a Prize Winner during the Contest Period.  Sponsor reserves the right to reward additional entries and favorites at its discretion.  Sponsor reserves the right not to award all prizes, in its sole discretion. Prize awards are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. All decisions of the Sponsor and judges will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Contest. Prizes and Conditions. The Prize Winner will have until 11:59 p.m. CDT on the day of notification of selection as a winner to respond to initial outreach by Sponsor and if, for any reason, the Prize Winner is not available or unresponsive, a different Prize Winner will be chosen and the initial Prize Winner will be disqualified and unable to claim any prize. The Prize Winner who claims their prize by the required time will receive a prize consisting of either a backpack or a monogrammed luggage tag.  Prizes will be sent to each respective Prize Winner via standard mail.  Contest prizes are not transferable. Federal, state and local taxes are the responsibility of the winner. Odds of winning a Contest prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. Any Contest prize that are unclaimed will not be awarded. Limit one (1) Contest prize per person. No prize substitution allowed except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value. By entering the Contest, entrants expressly agree to receive E-mail notifications from the Sponsor regarding the status of the Contest. Unless entrants indicate that they do not wish to receive newsletters and E-mail from the Sponsor, they may also receive Sponsor newsletters and E-mail regarding products and services and other information that might be of interest to entrants. Any expenses not stated herein (including, but not limited to, taxes or any other applicable fees or costs not expressly identified above that are related to the acceptance and/or use of the prize) are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner.

Participation: Participation in the Contest constitutes an agreement by each entrant to comply with these Official Rules. These Official Rules will be posted at http://thehiringsite.careerbuilder.com/hrtech-contest-rules-2014 between October 10, 2017 and October 12, 2017. Sponsor reserves the right to, in its sole discretion, cancel, modify or suspend the Contest should any computer virus, bugs or other technical difficulty or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor or Released Parties corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest.

Limitations of Liability: By entering the Contest, you agree that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Contest, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (2) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Contest, but in no event attorney’s fees; and (3) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain any award for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.

Warranty Disclaimer: Prizes are awarded “AS IS.” Except as otherwise provided in these Official Rules, Sponsor makes no warranties, representations or guarantees, express or implied, in fact or in law, respecting the performance or use of a prize, including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, and fitness for a particular purpose. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority.

Construction: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of any entrant vis-Ã-vis Sponsor, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of Illinois, or any other jurisdiction) that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision was not contained herein.

General Release: By entering the Contest, you release and discharge Sponsor, Released Parties, and Instagram from any liability whatsoever in connection with the Contest or with the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize including, without limitation, legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any kind (including, without limitation: personal injuries; death; damage to, loss or destruction of property; rights of publicity or privacy; and defamation or portrayal in a false light). Sponsor and the Released Parties will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials relating to the Contest. Additionally, you hereby agree to indemnify the Sponsor and the Related Parties from any and all losses, damages, costs, expenses, rights, claims, demands and actions (including attorney’s fees and expenses for litigation and settlement), which may be brought against any one or more of them by anyone claiming to have suffered loss or damage as a result of my participation in the Contest.

Official Rules/Winners List: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, print them from the Internet at http://thehiringsite.careerbuilder.com/hrtech-contest-rules-2014 or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “CareerBuilder, Marketing Department”, c/o RT to Win HR Tech Prizes Contest, 200 N La Salle, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60601. If you have any questions regarding this Contest or would like to obtain the names of the Prize Winners (available after October 1, 2016), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “CareerBuilder, Marketing Department”, c/o RT to Win HR Tech Prizes Contest, 200 N La Salle, Suite 1100, Chicago, IL 60601. All requests for Official Rules and Prize Winners List must be received on or before October 12, 2017.

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