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Course Hero Canada January 2022 Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

Course Hero Canada January 2022 Sweepstakes


NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The Course Hero Canada January 2022 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Course Hero, Inc., having an address of 2000 Seaport Blvd, 3/F, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA (“Sponsor”).


ELIGIBILITY:


Subject to these Official Rules, the Sweepstakes is open only to individuals who (i) are at least the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence at the time of entry; (ii) are a resident of Canada EXCEPT FOR PERMANENT LEGAL CANADIAN RESIDENTS PHYSICALLY RESIDING IN QUEBEC WHO ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES; (iii) are currently enrolled through a “designated educational institution” as defined under section 118.6(1) of the Income Tax Act; and (iv) have completed one of the entry procedures set forth below. Employees of Sponsor and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members or household members are not eligible to participate in or win the Sweepstakes. THE SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW OR WHERE BONDING, REGISTRATION, OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS WOULD BE REQUIRED BUT HAVE NOT BEEN MET, OR WHERE THE METHODS OF ENTRY SET FORTH BELOW WOULD BE DEEMED CONSIDERATION. ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, PROVINCIAL, TERRITORIAL AND LOCAL LAWS APPLY.


ENTRY PERIOD:


The Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 AM PST on January 1, 2022 and ends at 11:59 PM PST on January 31, 2022 (“Entry Period”). 


HOW TO ENTER:


No purchase or payment is necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. During the Entry Period, you may enter the Sweepstakes by logging in to your free Course Hero account and uploading ten (10) documents on https://www.coursehero.com/upload/?&utm_content=sweepstakes&utm_term=student_ca. After you submit the ten (10) documents, Sponsor will process each document for compliance with the specific requirements set forth at https://support.coursehero.com/hc/en-us/articles/202249630-What-Documents-Can-I-Upload-to-Course-Hero. Once the documents have been processed, accepted and credited to your Course Hero account, you will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes and will receive one (1) entry per (10) credited documents. Alternatively, you may use the Alternative Method of Entry below. Regardless of the method of entry, there is no limit to the number of entries per entrant during the Entry Period.


By submitting an entry, you agree that any information provided by you or collected by Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes may be collected, used and disclosed by Sponsor in accordance with these Official Rules, Sponsor’s Terms of Use (https://www.coursehero.com/terms-of-use/) and Privacy Policy (https://www.coursehero.com/privacy-policy/), and may be shared with Sponsor’s affiliated business entities for the purposes of administering the Sweepstakes and Prize fulfillment. The entry you submit as part of the Sweepstakes will become the property of the Sponsor. Personal information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes is stored on servers located in the United States, and may be subject to the laws of the United States.


Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by an automated means or scripts. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void.


Alternative Method of Entry (“AMOE”):


You may also enter the Sweepstakes by mail as follows: On a plain 3” x 5” index card, legibly handprint or type: Course Hero Canada January 2022 Sweepstakes, your first name, last name, date of birth, complete address, city, state, zip or postal code, country, phone number (including area code), and email address and mail your completed 3” x 5” card to Course Hero Sweepstakes: 2000 Seaport Blvd, 3/F, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA. Residents of Canada must also include the correct answer to the following skill-testing question: ((75 X 2) ÷ 3) + 50 - 60. To be considered eligible in the Sweepstakes, AMOE entries must be postmarked no later than January 31, 2022 and received by February 7, 2022. You may not mail more than one (1) AMOE card in a single envelope or package with sufficient postage. Each AMOE card received will be considered as one (1) entry for that entrant.


PRIZE:


The following prize is available to be won (“Prize”):

• $2,000 CAD


In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award any prizes other than the Prize specified in these Official Rules. The Prize is non-transferable and no substitutions (including, without limitation, for cash) are permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any Prize if such Prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners shall be responsible and liable for all federal, provincial, territorial, state and local taxes on the value of the Prize. To receive a complete list of winners or a copy of the Official Rules, within six (6) months after the end of the Entry Period, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Course Hero “Course Hero Sweepstakes Winner’s List: Canada January 2022 Sweepstakes,” Course Hero, Inc., 2000 Seaport Blvd, 3/F, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA.


Please allow 4-6 weeks for delivery of the Prize. Sponsor shall be solely responsible for Prize fulfillment.


PRIZE SELECTION:


On February 8, 2022 at 12 PM PST at 2000 Seaport Blvd, 3/F, Redwood City, CA 94063, USA, the entry eligible to win the Prize outlined above will be chosen at random from among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. The total number of eligible entries received determines the odds of being selected as eligible to win a Prize in this Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of a selected entrant, the selected entrant will be deemed to be the person in whose name the applicable user account is registered.


The Sweepstakes will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Selected entrants will be notified by email or phone; provided, however, that Sponsor reserves the right to determine an alternate method of notification. Each selected entrant must claim their Prize within 72 hours after the date of notification of such Prize. Return of any Prize or winner notification as undeliverable, inability to reach selected entrant or failure of selected entrant to respond to notification within 72 hours of first attempt by Sponsor, failure to provide an Affidavit of Eligibility and/or a Liability and Publicity Release (if requested) or other required documentation in a timely manner, failure to correctly answer the skill-testing question (if applicable), or other non-compliance with these Official Rules may result in disqualification, forfeiture of the Prize and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, selection of an alternate eligible entrant for the forfeited Prize, who will be subject to disqualification in the same manner. 


GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES:


By entering the Sweepstakes or accepting a Prize, you agree to comply with all applicable federal, provincial, territorial, state and local laws and regulations. When applicable, the eligible entrant may be required to execute and return (and winning may be conditioned upon the eligible entrant executing and returning) to Sponsor, within ten (10) business days, an Affidavit of Eligibility and/or a Liability and Publicity Release drafted by Sponsor to be eligible for the Prize or an alternate eligible entrant will be selected. Eligible entrants may be required in Sponsor’s sole discretion to complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the applicable Prize. Eligible entrant may also be required to furnish proof of identity, address, birth date, and enrollment in a designated educational institution in order to receive a Prize.


Unless prohibited by applicable law, your acceptance of a Prize constitutes your permission to use your name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and province/territory of residence) and testimonials in all media or format, in perpetuity, in any manner Sponsor deems appropriate for publicity purposes without any compensation to such winner or any review or approval rights, notifications, or permissions; and constitutes your consent to disclose your personally identifiable information to third parties (including, without limitation, placing the winner’s name on a winner’s list).


An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Sweepstakes is at entrant’s own risk. Sponsor shall not be liable for: (1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the selected entrant in connection with an entry; (2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind; (3) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes; (4) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from downloading any Sponsor application or otherwise in connection with this Sweepstakes; or (5) any warranty with respect to any Prize or any component thereof. EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, THE PRIZE IS AWARDED “AS IS” AND SPONSOR DOES NOT MAKE ANY, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL, REPRESENTATIONS, WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE PRIZE.


EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING ELSE HEREIN OR OTHERWISE, SPONSOR AND/OR ITS VENDORS SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR OBLIGATED WITH RESPECT TO ANY SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT OR UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR (A) ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE, GOODWILL, OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS), (B) DATA LOSS OR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, AND/OR (C) ANY MATTER BEYOND SUCH PARTIES’ REASONABLE CONTROL.


By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to and hereby do release and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, lawyers, agents, and representatives from any damage, injury, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability (collectively, “Claims”) that may arise from your acceptance, possession and/or use of any Prize or your participation in this Sweepstakes, or from any misuse or malfunction of any Prize awarded, regardless of whether such Claims, or knowledge of the facts constituting such Claims, exist at the time of entry or arise at any time thereafter. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. 


Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or modify the Sweepstakes and these Official Rules, in whole or in part, at any time and without notice or obligation if, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, any factor interferes with its proper conduct as contemplated by these Official Rules including, if viruses, bugs or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or suspension, Sponsor shall promptly post a notice on Sponsor’s website to such effect. 


EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, this Sweepstakes shall be governed by and interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without regard to conflicts of laws provisions. 


Notwithstanding the foregoing, Sponsor may seek equitable relief in any court of competent jurisdiction. If any provision of these rules is held to be illegal or unenforceable, such provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these rules otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.


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