Lunar Initiatives Flash Art Challenge
Please Read This Carefully! You and THE LUNAR INITIATIVES are agreeing to a Challenge-Specific Competitor Agreement for The Flash Art Challenge only. This LUNAR INITIATIVES Flash Art Challenge requires that you accept these special terms, so please take the time to understand them.
IMPORTANT NOTICE: If you are under the age of 18, this form must be signed by you and your parent or legal guardian.
NOTICE: If Entrant is under the age of 18, this form must be signed by Entrant and Entrant’s parent or guardian.
Submissions. As a Competitor, you may submit to THE LUNAR INITIATIVES your Submission for the LUNAR INITIATIVES FLASH ART CHALLENGE to which this CSA relates. By submitting your Submission you thereby agree to provide reasonable assistance and additional information concerning your Submission to THE LUNAR INITIATIVES, if requested.
Acceptance of Submission and License to Use. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES will notify you if your Submission has been selected by THE LUNAR INITIATIVES for a Prize according to the Challenge Schedule set forth in the Challenge Guidelines. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES will judge all Submissions against the criteria set out in the Challenge Guidelines and determine, in its sole discretion, which Submission best addresses the Challenge Guidelines. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has absolute and sole discretion to determine whether to accept your Submission, or any Submission, and whether to make a Prize, multiple Prizes or any Prize. The meeting of the Challenge Guidelines does not automatically mean that the Submission will be eligible for a Prize. Submissions must NOT contain or include ideas, concepts, solutions or technology in respect of which a third party owns or controls the intellectual property. Submissions and descriptions thereof may not include trademarks or trade names of corporations or entities without the permission of their owners. By entering, you represent and warrant that:
your entire Submission is an original work by you and you have not included third-party content such as writing, text, graphics, artwork, logos, photographs, dialogue from plays, likeness of any third party, musical recordings, clips of videos, television programs or motion pictures in or in connection with your Submission, unless a) otherwise requested by THE LUNAR INITIATIVES and/or disclosed by you in your Submission, and b) you have either obtained the rights to use such third-party content or the content of the Submission is considered in the public domain without any limitations on use;
no person or entity other than you has any right, title or interest in any part of your Submission;
unless otherwise disclosed in the Submission, the use thereof by THE LUNAR INITIATIVES, or the exercise by THE LUNAR INITIATIVES of any of the rights granted by you under this Agreement, does not and will not infringe or violate any rights of any third party or entity, including, without limitation patent, copyright, trademark, trade secret, defamation, privacy, publicity, false light, misappropriation, intentional or negligent infliction of emotional distress, confidentiality, or any contractual or other rights;
you have all the rights, licenses, permissions and consents necessary to submit the Submission and to grant all of the rights that you have granted to THE LUNAR INITIATIVES hereunder, including the right for THE LUNAR INITIATIVES to use and develop derivative works of and from the Submission;
all persons who were engaged by you to work on the Submission or who appear in the Submission in any manner have:
given you their express written consent to submit the Submission for unlimited, royalty-free use, exhibition and other exploitation in any manner and in any and all media, whether now existing or hereafter discovered, throughout the world, in perpetuity;
provided written permission to include their name, image or pictures in or with your Submission or if a minor who is not your child, you must have the permission of their parent or legal guardian and you may be asked by THE LUNAR INITIATIVES to provide permission in writing;
no claims for payment of any kind, including, without limitation, for royalties or residuals, has no approval or consultation rights or any rights of participation arising out of any use, exhibition or other exploitation of the Submission; and
not been and are not currently under any union or guild agreement that results in any ongoing obligations resulting from the use, exhibition or other exploitation of the Submission; and
you understand, recognize and accept that THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has access to, may create or has created materials and ideas which may be similar or identical to the Submission in concept, theme, idea, format or other respects. You acknowledge and agree that THE LUNAR INITIATIVES shall have the right to use such same or similar materials, and that you will not be entitled to any compensation arising from THE LUNAR INITIATIVES’s use of such materials. In the event that your entry is identical or similar to the Submission of another Competitor, THE LUNAR INITIATIVES reserves the right, at the sole discretion of THE LUNAR INITIATIVES, to either score one Submission higher than the other subject to the Challenge Guidelines or to randomly choose a Submission from all of those submitted which respond to the Challenge Guidelines.
By entering, you agree that: (i) all Submissions become THE LUNAR INITIATIVES’s property and will not be returned; and (ii) THE LUNAR INITIATIVES and its licensees, successors and assigns have the right to use any and all Submissions, and the names, likenesses, voices and images of all persons appearing in the Submission, for future advertising, promotion and publicity in any manner and in any medium now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity.
All intellectual property rights, if any, and in all inventions, patents, patent applications, designs, copyrights, trademarks, trade secrets, software, source code, object code, processes, formulae, ideas, methods, know-how, techniques, devices, creative works, works of authorship, publications, and/or other intellectual property “Intellectual Property” developed by you as part of your submission will remain with the competitor, subject to the following conditions:
By submitting a submission to this challenge, you agree to grant to the LUNAR INITIATIVES a royalty free, non-exclusive license in respect of all such intellectual property rights, if any, for the purposes of commercial exploitation of the idea or concept demonstrated by the submission. Notwithstanding granting the LUNAR INITIATIVES a perpetual, non-exclusive license for the submission, the competitor retains ownership of the submission
By submitting a submission to this challenge, you agree to the requirement described in the Challenge Guidelines link that require each competitor to agree that their Submission, if selected as a Finalist, will be released under open source licenses at completion of the Challenge
Please also be aware that your Submission may not be acknowledged and will not be received or held "in confidence" and your Submission does not create a confidential relationship or obligation of secrecy between you and any of the entities involved in this Challenge.
Other Contracts, Confidentiality, and Indemnification. You agree that you will not disclose to THE LUNAR INITIATIVES, any information which you are under an existing contractual or other legal obligation to maintain in confidence or otherwise do not have the right to sell or license. You agree that you will not discuss any confidential information of your own, other parties, or THE LUNAR INITIATIVES unless you are specifically using the HeroX website to do so. Should your participation in the Challenge be found to breach legal obligations you may have with other third parties or in the event of a breach of the confidentiality obligations in this Section 3, you agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless THE LUNAR INITIATIVE, its and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, licensors, and suppliers, from and against all claims, actions or demands, liabilities, and settlements, including, without limitation, reasonable legal and accounting fees, arising in connection with such unauthorized and prohibited disclosure.
Changes and Cancellation. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has the right to make updates and/or make any changes to, or to modify the scope of the Challenge Guidelines, Challenge Schedule, and Winning Criteria at any time during the Challenge. Competitors are responsible for regularly reviewing the Challenge site to ensure you are meeting all rules and requirements of the Challenge. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has the right to cancel the Challenge at any time, without warning or explanation, and to subsequently remove the Prize completely.
GENERAL CONDITIONS. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has the right to verify each Competitor's eligibility and compliance with this CSA. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has the right to enforce the terms and conditions hereof directly against you. Participation is conditioned on providing the data required in the online registration form. Competitors should direct any request to access, update, or correct information to THE LUNAR INITIATIVES. THE LUNAR INITIATIVES is not responsible for human error, theft, destruction, or damage to Submissions, or other factors beyond its reasonable control.
Competitors should not register with multiple e-mail and/or street addresses. In the event of a dispute as to any Submission, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the person who submitted the Submission. The authorized "account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
Competitor is responsible for any related costs to complete activities related to solving the challenge;
Competitor is responsible for obeying any local, national, and international laws in undertaking any activities related to solving the challenge;
Competitor is responsible for obtaining any insurance related to activities performed to solve the challenge;
Competitor is responsible for truthful representation of all activities undertaken to solve the challenge; THE LUNAR INITIATIVES reserves the right, at any time, to verify such activities;
Competitor is responsible for completing registration and submitting Submissions by the dates outlined in the Challenge Guidelines; THE LUNAR INITIATIVES is not required to accept late registrations or late Submissions;
THE LUNAR INITIATIVES is not liable for any activities undertaken to solve the challenge;
THE LUNAR INITIATIVES has the right to disqualify an individual from the challenge at any time.
Representations and Warranties. You represent and warrant that:
All information provided by you regarding yourself and, if applicable, your business "Competitor Information" is true, accurate, current, and complete information and you will maintain and update the Competitor Information to keep it true, accurate, current and complete.
If you are an individual representing a business or other entity, you are authorized to enter into this Agreement on behalf of that business or entity.
Unless otherwise disclosed in the Submission, you are the owner of the Submission and the Submission does not infringe or violate any patent, copyright, trade secret, trademark or other third-party intellectual property right.
You have the right to grant the license in the Submission as required by Section 2 of this CSA.