Jobcaser of the Day Contest

The Jobcaser of the Day Contest (the “Contest”) is a contest that is subject to these Official Rules (the “Official Rules”). No purchase is necessary to enter or win. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning. The Contest is sponsored by Jobcase, Inc., 201 Broadway, Cambridge, MA

  1. Eligibility: The Contest is open to legal residents of the United States (but excluding U.S. Military installations in foreign countries and all other U.S. territories and possessions), who are of majority in their state of residence (and at least 18). Employees of Sponsor, its affiliates, Contest supervisors and members of their immediate families, are not eligible to participate or win. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations. Void where prohibited.

  2. Contest Period The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET, according to the Sponsor’s internal time clock, for every day that these Official Rules are posted on the Jobcase.com site. Each day is a new Contest for so long as these Official Rules are posted on the Jobcase.com site.

  3. How to Enter the Contest: Entrants enter the Contest by creating a profile and engaging in activity on Jobcase.com. You may NOT create a profile for consideration for another person and any such entries will not be eligible contest entries.

    There is a limit of one original profile per natural person. Duplicate entries will not be considered. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify false profiles or profiles suspected of being false. Sponsor may exclude any Entrant that does not comply with the Terms and Conditions of Jobcase.com.

  4. Prize: In total there will be one winner of the Contest each day the Official Rules are posted on Jobcase.com. The Contest Winner will receive a $100 gift card to an online retailer to be determined by the Sponsor. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of equal or greater value should the advertised prize become unavailable for any reason. If the prize notification or any prize is returned as undeliverable, or if a Contest Winner does not accept or receive a prize for any reason, the prize will be forfeited. Sponsor may not make multiple attempts to contact the Contest Winner. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Contest Winner, the Contest Winner will be deemed to be the person who owns the primary email address associated with the winning profile.

  5. Entry Judging: All eligible Entrants shall be judged by career counseling expert based on the following criteria:

    50% The extent to which an Entrant’s profile on Jobcase.com makes a compelling case for hiring the Entrant.

    50% The extent to which an Entrant has assisted other’s in advancing their career goals through activity on Jobcase.com.

  6. Notification of Contest Winners: The Contest Winner will be within 5 business days of the conclusion of each Contest.

    The Contest Winner will be notified at the primary email address provided at registration. Contest Winner will be required to respond (as directed) within 5 days of attempted notification. The failure to respond timely to the notification shall result in forfeiture of the prize and, in such case the career counseling expert or experts shall select an alternate Contest Winner from among the eligible Entrants. Contest Winners shall also be sent a declaration of eligibility / consent to Official Rules / publicity release (“Release”). Unless restricted by law, Contest Winners will be required to complete and return the Release within 5 days from the date of notification. An alternate Contest Winner shall be selected from among the remaining eligible entries in accordance with the selection criteria if a Contest Winner: (i) fails to respond to notification of winning as required by these Official Rules; (ii) fails to sign and return the Release as required by these Official Rules; or (iii) cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason. Contest Winners will receive the prize by mail within approximately 5 days of the date on which the Sponsor receives the completed, signed Release from the Contest Winners (exact timing subject to change based upon availability and nature of prize).

  7. Publicity: By accepting the Prize, the Contest Winner irrevocably grants the Sponsor and their respective successors, assigns and licensees, the right to use such Contest Winner’s name, photograph, and biographical information in any and all media for any purpose, including without limitation, commercial, advertising and promotional purposes as well as in, on or in connection with Sponsor’s website or the Contest or other promotions, and hereby release the Sponsor from any liability with respect thereto, to the extent permitted by law.

  8. Intellectual Property: By accepting the Prize, Contest Winner warrants and represents that he/she has any/all rights to such photo or text posted on Jobcase.com. By accepting the Prize, Contest Winner grants Sponsor the irrevocable, royalty-free, perpetual, transferable, worldwide right to use, reproduce, edit, market, store, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote any entry (as such may be edited and modified by the Sponsor in its discretion) for editorial, commercial, promotional and all other purposes (including posting on any websites).

  9. General Conditions: By participating, Entrants agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Contest or these Official Rules. Any portion of the Contest may be canceled, suspended and/or modified, in whole or in part, if in our opinion any fraud, technical failure or other factor beyond our control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or the Terms and Conditions of Jobcase.com. All federal, state or other tax liabilities (including income taxes) arising from this Contest will be the sole responsibility of Contest Winner. Contest Winners may be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the value of any awarded prize.

  10. Limitations of Liability: If for any reason an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, the Entrant's sole remedy is another entry in the same Contest during the Contest Period. Contest Winners also agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively “Releasees”) from and against any claims, damages, disability, attorneys' fees, and costs of litigation and settlement, as well as any liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from use, redemption, acceptance, possession, ownership, or misuse of any prize. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Releasees are not responsible for computer malfunctions, network connections, email delivery problems, Sponsor or third party systems failure or incompatibility, typographical, technical or key-stroke errors, or interruptions in your internet service, and for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, lost, damaged or stolen notifications. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Contest as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to fire, flood, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Contest. If the Contest is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor may (if possible) select the winners from all eligible, non-suspect Submissions received as of the date of the event giving rise to the termination. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these 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 rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

  11. Disputes: Disputes regarding these Official Rules and/or this Contest will be governed by the internal laws of the State of New York, and each entrant irrevocably and unconditionally agrees that it shall not commence any action, litigation or proceeding of any kind whatsoever against Sponsor in any way arising from or relating to this Contest or these Official Rules in any forum other than appropriate district or State courts of the State of New York sitting in the Borough of Manhattan. Decisions of Sponsor are binding and final. No claimant in any dispute involving Sponsor shall be entitled to claim or obtain indirect, punitive, incidental or consequential damages. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any provision in these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Except as prohibited by law and as a condition of participating in this promotion, entrant hereby waives any right he/she may have to a trial by jury in respect of any litigation directly or indirectly arising out of, under or in connection with this Contest, any document or agreement entered into in connection herewith and any of the transactions contemplated hereby or thereby.

  12. Contest Results: For Contest results and/or a copy of these Official Rules, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope (stating the specific Contest you are requesting the winners for) to Jobcaser of the Day Contest, c/o Jobcase, Inc., 201 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139. Requests must be received within 90 days of the end of the Contest.

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