NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAW AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
BY ENTERING OR OTHERWISE PARTICIPATING IN THE CONTEST, YOU AGREE TO THE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES GRANTS OF RIGHTS AND INDEMNITIES TO THE CONTEST ENTITIES FROM YOU, MANDATORY ARBITRATION OF DISPUTES AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
SHARE YOUR SUCCESS STORY (the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry (the “Entrant”). Employees of Bee Content Design Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household member of each such employee are not eligible (collectively, together with the Sponsor, “Released Parties”). The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
The Contest is sponsored by Bee Content Design Inc., located at 450 Townsend St., 1st Floor,
San Francisco, CA 94107, U.S.A.
Participation in the Contest constitutes Entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
The Contest begins on February 13, 2023, at [12:00 PM PT] and ends on February 17, 2023, at [11:59 PM PT] (the “Contest Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods:
Draft a short case study (maximum 1500 words) that describes your experience with our product Bee Pro, including the following: what problem you needed to solve; what were the main challenges that led you to use BEE Pro; how BEE Pro helped you to solve it; how you use Bee Pro in your organization; how BEE Pro made collaborating across teams easier and better; what is the single biggest reason you would recommend Bee Pro; and tangible results after using BEE Pro (use metrics and specific numbers where applicable). Then follow the link provided in the invitation sent by e-mail and submit your case study. By submitting your Entry, you acknowledge that you are 18 years of age or older (as of the date of Entry) and you have read and agree to these Official Rules. Any Entry deemed inappropriate or containing unsuitable material, in Sponsor’s sole discretion will be disqualified. Entry must be the original work of the Entrant; do NOT copy the work of others (in whole or in part). Entry must also not contain material that, in the sole discretion of Sponsor:
By submitting an Entry, you grant the Sponsor and its affiliates and designees, in perpetuity, the exclusive, irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, transferable, sublicensable ownership of Entry to use (or not use), edit, reformat and promote the Entry in promotional, advertising, commercial materials or in other lawful purposes in any medium (whether now known or hereafter devised) in Sponsor’s sole discretion, without compensation/credit of any kind or prior notice to you. By entering, you understand you are assigning rights to your Entry to the Sponsor, and it will not be returned. Receipt of Entries may be acknowledged, but such acknowledgment is not binding upon Sponsor. You also waive any “moral rights of authors” or similar natural rights of ownership in your Entry. You further agree, upon Sponsor’s request and without compensation of any kind, to sign any additional documentation that Sponsor, and its designees may require so as to perfect, effect or record the foregoing grant of rights in your Entry. ENTRIES REPRESENT SOLELY THE VIEWS AND OPINIONS OF ENTRANTS, NOT THOSE OF SPONSOR. SPONSOR EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL LIABILITY IN CONJUNCTION WITH REVIEWING, MODERATING OR MONITORING ENTRIES. Any Entry or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory or violates any proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, sexual in nature, is otherwise objectionable, or disparages Sponsor (or any of its related companies and/or brands) will disqualify the Entry as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entry must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The information you provide will only be used in connection with this Contest or in connection with promotional or other activities of Sponsor and its related companies. Use of computer programs and other automatic means to participate is prohibited. Entries generated by script or bot are not eligible. The use of script, macro, or automated devices (or any other devices intended to automate or subvert any aspect of participation) to enter is prohibited. If Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that an Entrant has used an automated or similar device to enter or is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules, all Entries received by that Entrant will be void. Normal phone/Internet access and data/usage charges imposed by your online/phone service provider may apply. You may enter only once . Sponsor and Released Parties assume no responsibility for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, illegible, delayed, destroyed, damaged, not received, undelivered, or misdirected Entries (in whole or in part).
All Entries received during the Contest Period will be judged by the CEO of the Sponsor (maker of BEE Pro) who will determine the one (1) Grand Prize Winner and the three (3) Runner-ups Prize Winners, based on the following criteria:
The potential Grand Prize and Runner-ups Prize winners will be contacted via email and will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability and a Publicity Release, and Assignment of Rights (where legal), within five (5) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner will be determined. Failure to reach a potential winner within the timeframe stated above or return of any prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and an alternate winner may be determined. Sponsor shall have no liability for potential Grand Prize and Runner-ups Prize winner’s failure to receive notices due to security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. Potential winners are subject to verification by Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s designated agent, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest.
One (1) Grand Prize Winner: $250 cash value, awarded through gift card, and publication in BEE’s newsletter.
Three (3) Runner-ups Prize Winner: $50 cash value each, awarded through gift card.
All applicable federal, state and local taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of winner. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. Entrants/winner agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Released Parties from and against any and all liability (including damages caused or claimed to be caused) arising out of participation and/or acceptance/use of prize, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the Sponsor/Administrator/judges’ decisions, which are final. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness and Entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, including a winners’ list, unless prohibited by law. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any promotional materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. All material submitted becomes the sole property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Contest or in the announcement of the prizes. Sponsor is not responsible for faulty, incorrect, undeliverable or mistranscribed phone/email transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware, or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission that may limit a user’s ability to participate in the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest if fraud, misconduct, technical failures or any acts or events beyond the control of the Sponsor/Administrator destroy the integrity of or otherwise compromise the Contest; or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the Contest as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, a notice will be posted at the Website and winners will be determined from Entries received prior to cancellation (if any) based on the judging criteria above. Any Entries which are suspected of being fraudulent (including those using robotic, automatic, programmed, or similar methods of participation) will be disqualified, based on determinations made solely by Administrator. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the individual fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.
By participating in this Contest, Entrants agree that Released Parties and their affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, consultants, contractors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, website providers, web masters, and their respective shareholders, members, officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; (4) technical or human error that may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; (5) allegations by third parties of infringement or misappropriation of third-party intellectual property contained with the Entry or other materials submitted by Entrant; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Entrant’s participation in the Contest including, any injury or damage caused by Entrant’s attempted participation in the Contest, or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS CONTEST, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANTS AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY CLAIMS, INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, AND CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES), OR EXPENSE (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY’S FEES AND COSTS) TO PERSONS, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY, INCLUDING INFRINGEMENT OR MISAPPROPRIATION OF THIRD-PARTY INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY, RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY/CLAIM, OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST OR IN ANY CONTEST RELATED ACTIVITY, INCLUDING ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID WEBSITE, OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY, OR MERCHANDISE DELIVERY. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO ALL ENTRANTS/WINNERS. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, PANDEMICS, EPIDEMICS, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, OR TERRORISM.
Except where prohibited, Sponsor reserves the right to make all decisions in its sole discretion arising out of or relating to the Contest, and the decisions by Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest. Except where prohibited, and as a condition of participating in the Contest, you agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with the Contest or any prize awarded shall be submitted individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively to final and binding arbitration in San Francisco, California , under the Commercial Arbitration Rules of the American Arbitration Association then in effect ; (b) any and all 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 attorneys’ fees; and (c) notwithstanding the foregoing, you waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California , without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the laws of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of California .