Legal Details

LIMITS OF LIABILITY

The Sponsors and judges are not responsible for:

  • Any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by teams, data sources, Contest administrators, printing errors, equipment failures or programming problems associated with this Contest;
  • Technical failures, including, but not limited to, disconnections in network hardware, software, or phone lines, interruptions, or other malfunctions;
  • Unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest;
  • Technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of team registrations or technology product submissions; or
  • Any injury to person or damage to property which may arise out of or relate to developing a technology product for submission or otherwise participating in the Contest, including but not limited to, receipt or use of any award.

GOVERNING LAW

  • This Contest is void where prohibited. The Contest shall be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of California.

INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE REGENTS, SPONSORS AND COLLABORATORS, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. SPONSORS DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE CONTEST.