You will retain ownership of your Entry, including all intellectual property rights that may exist in your Entry. Sponsor shall not acquire any right, title or ownership interest to your Entry. However, by submitting an Entry, you grant the Sponsor the unconditional and perpetual right, license, and consent to reproduce, encode, store, copy, transmit, publish, post, broadcast, display, and exhibit the Entry in any media throughout the world in relation to the competition, without limitation, and without additional review, compensation, or approval from you or any other party. Sponsor shall have the right, but not the obligation, to use your name, likeness, biography and other information about you in connection with your Entry.
By participating in the Competition, you agree that your Entry, including but not limited to, any uploads, text, links, communications, software, images, sounds, data, or other information, will not contain any content that is unlawful, harmful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, vulgar, profane, sexually explicit, obscene, racially or ethnically offensive or otherwise objectionable;
Constitutes advertising or promotion, or any other form of unauthorized solicitation;
Contains viruses, Trojan horses, worms, time bombs, cancelbots or any other computer code or files that are designed to disrupt, damage, or limit the functioning of any software or hardware;
Provides any nonpublic information about Sponsor or any other company or person without the proper authorization to do so;
Attacks or insults another Entry or contestant;
Suggests or encourages illegal activity.
The finalists and winner will be posted on the competition Website: www.ewaste.illinois.edu
The finalist and winner will be posted on the competition Web site. Leftover e-waste not used by students for the competition will be processed according to responsible recycling standards established by the EPA
(http://www.epa.gov/epawaste/conserve/materials/ecycling/r2practices.htm). Arrangements have been made with PC Rebuilders and Recyclers in Chicago to appropriately process all e-waste.
Sponsor reserves the right to independently verify the originality and ownership of the Entry, and to validate that the Entry does not violate the proprietary rights of any third party.