Mylenovo – Rewards Points Ultimate Education Upgrade Contest Sweepstakes

MyLenovo Rewards Points Ultimate Education Upgrade Contest (“Contest”)
July/August 2022
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL
NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Entry into this Contest constitutes your acceptance of these Official Rules.
ENTRY PERIOD: This Contest period begins on July 18, 2022 at 12:00 am ET and ends August 28, 2022 at
11:59 pm ET (“Entry Period”).
WHO MAY ENTER: Contest open to all registered MyLenovo Rewards & LenovoEDU members who are (i)
legal residents of the fifty (50) states of the United States and District of Columbia, (excluding residents of
New York and Florida), and (ii) 18 years of age or older. THIS GIVEAWAY IS VOID WHEREVER RESTRICTED
BY, WITHOUT LIMITATION, FILING OR REGISTRATION REQUIREMENTS, OR IS OTHERWISE PROHIBITED OR
RESTRICTED BY LAW. Individuals employed by Lenovo (United States) Inc. (“Sponsor”), or its parent and
affiliated companies, subsidiaries, and/or advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Giveaway
Parties”) at any time during the Entry Period, and members of their immediate family or persons living in
the same household, are not eligible.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Entry Period, eligible entrants (“Entrants”) may enter the Contest by logging
into their MyLenovo Rewards and LenovoEDU account (or registering to become a LenovoEDU and
MyLenovo Rewards member), clicking on the following link:
https://education.lenovo.com/us/explore/newsroom/b/articles/posts/mlr-grant and submitting either
an original (a) written response (containing 500 – 700 words), or (b) video response (2 – 5 minutes long)
via official entry form to one of the following questions:
“What are you doing in your school to create a more inclusive environment?”
OR
“What do you do at your school to promote and support mental health?”
Entrants must follow all instructions provided by Sponsor to enter. All entries must be received by 11:59
pm ET on August 28, 2022. Limit one entry per person.
ENTRY GUIDELINES: To be eligible for the Contest, entries must comply with the following content
guidelines:
Entry cannot:
Be sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent; derogatory of any ethnicity, race, gender,
religion, sexual preference, disability or age group; or profane or pornographic;
Be obscene or offensive, or endorse any form of hate or hate group;
Promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), or
promote illegal activities or any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous;
Defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging or libelous remarks about Sponsor (or its products
or services), or other people and/or companies;
Contain any unauthorized use of trademarks, logos, landmarks, copyrighted materials owned by
others, or otherwise infringe or violate any third party rights, as determined by Sponsor (except
for those of Sponsor), or contain any personally identifiable information of any individual;
Contain any images, vocal recordings, video footage, recognizable features or any personally
identifiable information of any other individual;
Communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which
Sponsor wishes to associate.
Entry must:
Be original and solely created by you. It is your responsibility to obtain, prior to submission of the
Entry, the approval and rights to use any content that you did not create; and
Not have been previously published, submitted, or otherwise used for any other commercial
purpose.
Any entries containing any of the above restricted materials or any other inappropriate content, as
determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion, will be considered ineligible and will not be part
of the Contest. By submitting an entry, each Entrant represents that his or her entry complies with these
Official Rules. Each Entrant also agrees that Sponsor may disqualify the Entrant from the Contest if
Sponsor believes, in its sole and absolute discretion that an entry fails to comply with these Official Rules.
If Sponsor rejects any entry, such entry will be disqualified and will not be considered a valid entry. The
submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the Entrant. Entries may only be made according to
the methods described above. Automated entries (including but not limited to entries submitted using
any robot, script, macro, or other automated services) are not permitted and will be disqualified. Only
eligible entries actually received by Contest Parties will be eligible. Illegible, unintelligible, incomplete, or
garbled entries will be disqualified.
OWNERSHIP OF ENTRIES: By submitting an entry, each Entrant agrees Sponsor shall own the entry
submitted (including all copyrights and/or other intellectual property thereto, and all rights embodied
therein) and that only Sponsor and its designees may exploit, edit, publish, use, adapt, modify, copy,
disseminate or dispose of any entry, the concepts embodied therein or any elements thereof, online, in
print, film, television, or in any other media for advertising and promotional purposes without
compensation or notification to the Entrant of any kind, except as prohibited by law.
HOW TO WIN: At 11:59 pm ET on August 28, 2022, the Entry Period will be closed in its entirety. On or
about September 15, 2022, a panel of three (4) qualified judges, consisting of Lenovo eCommerce Program
Managers, will select the final winners of the Contest.
The winners will be selected using the following criteria:
a) (45%) Verbalization of response;
b) (25%) Authenticity;
c) (15%) Originality;
d) (15%) Level of effort in crafting submission.
The top entry receiving the highest score among all eligible entries chosen by the panel of judges will be
declared the contest winner and will receive the Prize. In the event of a tie, the individual with the highest
score in the Verbalization category will be deemed the winner.
Limit one prize per person. Note: You are not a winner of any Prize until you have been verified as a
winner by Sponsor. Decisions of Sponsor are final in all matters relating to this Contest.
PRIZES: There will be a total of one (1) winner during the Contest, who will win Two Million (2,000,000)
MyLenovo Rewards points (ARV $2,000) (“Prize”).
The total ARV of all available Prizes in the Contest is USD $2,000. Only the Prizes specified in the numbers
indicated will be awarded. Prizes are non-transferable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize or
Prize component of equal or greater value should a Prize or any component of a Prize become unavailable.
Except as specifically provided herein, Prizes do not include insurance, personal expenses, incidental
charges, gratuities, or any other items not specifically described in these Official Rules. All applicable taxes
and usage charges on Prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner. If required by law, Sponsor or its
agents shall require payment from winner of taxes to be remitted to the appropriate taxing authorities.
Sponsor expressly disclaims any responsibility or liability for injury or loss to any person or property
relating to the delivery and/or subsequent use of Prizes awarded. Sponsor makes no representations or
warranties concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any Prize awarded.
CLAIMING PRIZE: On or about September 20, 2022, the potential winner will be notified via email. The
potential winner has seventy-two (72) hours from the time of contact to confirm & accept the Prize.
Potential winner may be asked to verify eligibility and sign a Release & Waiver of Liability. Verification
must be completed within seventy-two (72) hours of the potential winner notification.
Failure to respond within seventy-two (72) hours of potential winner notification or failure to verify
eligibility may result in disqualification and an alternative potential winner may be selected. If a potential
winner is found to be ineligible, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept the Prize,
or does not comply with Sponsor’s instructions, the Prize may be forfeited, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. If
any potential winner forfeits a Prize, then the Prize may be awarded to the next ranking finalist. Contest
Parties shall not be held responsible for any delays in awarding the Prize for any reason. Each Prize will
only be awarded to a verified winner. By accepting a Prize, winning Entrant consents to Sponsor’s use of
winning Entrant’s name, photograph and/or likeness, voice, and statements made by or attributed to
them, in perpetuity, in any and all media now known or hereafter developed (including, without
limitation, print, broadcast and Internet), for all legitimate business purposes, including advertising and
promotional activities without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law.
MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. By
participating, Entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules which shall be final and
binding with respect to all issues relating to this Contest. It is your responsibility to ensure that you have
complied with all of the conditions contained in the Official Rules. Sponsor is not responsible for any lost,
late, misdirected, stolen, illegible or incomplete entries, or for any computer, online, telephone or
technical malfunctions that may occur. Contest Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate
information, whether caused by website users, any of the equipment or programming associated with or
utilized in the Contest, or any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions
in the Contest. Contest Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion,
defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or
unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Contest Parties are not responsible for any problems,
failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers,
providers, computer equipment, software, email, players or browsers, on account of technical problems
or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any website, or on account of any combination of the foregoing.
Contest Parties are not responsible for any injury or damage to participants or to any computer related to
or resulting from participating or downloading materials in this Contest. If, for any reason, the Contest is
not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized
intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Contest Parties which
corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, Sponsor
reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and select
winners from among all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation. Persons found tampering with
or abusing any aspect of this Contest, or who Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption
or damage will be disqualified. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO
DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST
MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR
RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED
BY LAW. Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or
operator errors.
By submitting an entry, Entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor may obtain many entries in
connection with this Contest and/or other promotions of the Sponsor or produce materials similar to such
entries, and that such entries may be similar or identical in theme, idea, format or other respects to other
entries submitted in connection with this Contest. Entrant waives any and all claims Entrant may have
had, may have, and/or may have in the future, that any entry and/or other works accepted, reviewed
and/or used by the Sponsor may be similar to his/her entry, or that any compensation is due to Entrant
in connection with such entry or other works used by Sponsor.
By participating in this Contest, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Contest Parties and each of
their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, representatives, agents and
employees, from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising
from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly, 1) the awarding, acceptance, receipt, possession,
use and/or misuse of any Prize awarded herein; 2) any use by Sponsor of any entries submitted; and/or
3) participation in the Contest or any Prize related activities, including but not limited to traveling to or
from any Prize related activity.
PRIVACY: Participants acknowledge and agree that these Official Rules are subject to the terms of the
Lenovo Community Guidelines located at https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/legal/, which are hereby
incorporated herein. Participants must comply with the conduct requirements in the Lenovo Community
Guidelines. By participating in this Contest, Entrants agree to Sponsor’s use of their personal information
for both online and offline direct marketing purposes. You may review Sponsor’s Privacy policy at:
https://www.lenovo.com/us/en/privacy/. Your personal information may be shared with the other
Contest Parties. The individual Contest Parties are solely responsible for their use of this information.
ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in
this Contest, Entrant agrees that (i) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected
with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration
Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the Entrant; (ii) the Federal Arbitration Act shall
govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (iii) judgment upon
such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will
Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive,
incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than
Entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Contest), and Entrant
further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the
construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and
obligations of Entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed
in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of North Carolina, USA, without regard to conflicts
of laws rules.
WINNERS LIST; OFFIFIAL RULES: To obtain an official list of the names of the winners (first name, last
initial), or if you would like a copy of these Official Rules, please contact: Mackenzie Miller at
mmiller10@lenovo.com. Requests must be received by October 31, 2022.
SPONSOR: Lenovo (United States) Inc., 8001 Development Dr, Morrisville, NC 27560, USA
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