C+R Research Services, Inc.
REWARDS POINTS PROGRAM RULES
PLEASE READ THIS DOCUMENT CAREFULLY! IT CONTAINS VERY IMPORTANT
INFORMATION ABOUT YOUR RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS, AS WELL AS LIMITATIONS AND
EXCLUSIONS THAT MAY APPLY TO YOU IF YOU REGISTER FOR THIS PROGRAM.
BY REGISTERING FOR THE KIDZEYES REWARDS POINTS PROGRAM
(THE “PROGRAM”), BY REVIEWING THESE REWARDS PROGRAM RULES THAT GOVERN YOUR USE
OF THE PROGRAM (“RULES”), AND BY CLICKING ”I AGREE,” YOU AGREE TO THESE RULES AND
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE TO BE BOUND BY ALL OF THE TERMS STATED HEREIN. IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THESE RULES, DO NOT
REGISTER FOR THE PROGRAM.
THE SPONSOR, C+R RESEARCH SERVICES, INC., WHOSE PRINCIPAL PLACE OF
BUSINESS IS 150 N. Michigan Ave.,
Chicago, il 60601 (“SPONSOR”),
RESERVES THE RIGHT TO MODIFY OR TERMINATE THE PROGRAM AT ANY TIME AND IN
ANY MANNER, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, EVEN THOUGH SUCH CHANGES MAY AFFECT THE
REDEMPTION VALUE OF THE REWARDS ALREADY ACCUMULATED OR THE AVAILABILITY OF
REDEEMABLE REWARDS. YOU AGREE THAT YOU
WILL REVIEW THESE RULES PERIODICALLY AND THAT YOU SHALL BE BOUND BY THESE RULES
AND ANY MODIFICATIONS HEREOF.
Individuals between the ages
of six and twelve who are legal residents of the 50 United
States and District
of Columbia are eligible to participate in the
Program. The participant’s parent or guardian must provide C+R Research,
Inc. with permission in a form acceptable to Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole
discretion. Employees of C+R
Research, Inc. or its representatives, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising
and promotion agencies, clients, business partners, distributors, and suppliers
involved in the Program and the immediate family members and/or those living in
the same household of each are eligible only to be honorary participants, and
may not redeem Rewards as outlined in Paragraph 7. The Program is void where prohibited.
Participants of the KidzEyes Program who turn thirteen will automatically be
enrolled in the TeensEyes program 
for individuals between the ages of thirteen and eighteen, and the participant’s
account information and Rewards totals will be carried over to the new
Rewards Account. To register
for participation in the Program and set up your Rewards Account (“Account”),
you must register at www.kidzeyes.com (the “Site”). Limit one (1) Account per
person. Only the Account holder will accrue Rewards, which will credited to
only one Account, and may not be combined from different Accounts for any
purpose. Account holders are identified by their KidzEyes User Names, which are
established during the registration process and may not be changed. Sponsor
reserves the right to invalidate Rewards from an Account if it determines that
such Rewards were improperly credited to such Account or obtained fraudulently. Rewards
do not constitute property, do not entitle a participant a vested right or
interest, and have no cash value. As
such, Rewards are not transferable or assignable for any reason.
4. Rewards. From time to
time, Program participants may be invited to participate in marketing research
projects (each, a “Survey”). Each Survey
may have its own set of eligible requirements and participants much comply with
such eligibility requirements before participating in a Survey. Surveys must be completed in good faith and
to the best of the Program participant’s ability. Program participants who successfully
complete a Survey in accordance with all applicable terms and conditions of the
relevant Survey (a “Completed Survey”) will receive Rewards based on the Reward
point values assigned to each Survey as identified on the Site. A Program participant may complete a Survey only
A summary of a participant’s Rewards Account may be viewed at the Site. Sponsor will attempt to credit participants’
accounts with Rewards points on a timely basis, though there may be Rewards
points allocation delays from time to time.
Each participant shall have the responsibility of ensuring that his or
her Rewards are properly credited. Any
claim for Rewards not credited accurately must be received by Sponsor within sixty
(60) days of the completion of a Completed Survey, otherwise such Rewards
may no longer be valid or usable.
A Rewards Account which has had no activity for a period of six (6) months may be
deemed to be an "inactive" account and any Rewards accumulated in an
inactive Rewards Account forfeited without compensation. "Activity" includes: logging into
an Account, redeeming Rewards, clicking on a Survey link in an invitation sent
to the Account, or completing or attempting to complete a Survey.
Applicable to Rewards. Sponsor shall have no liability for any printing,
production, typographical, mechanical or other errors in the Rewards summaries
displayed or distributed by Sponsor or its agents, for any delay or failure to
credit Rewards to participant accounts, or for any failure to provide Rewards
Account summaries. Sponsor reserves the
right to invalidate Rewards from a participant's Rewards Account with notice if
it determines in its sole discretion that such Rewards were improperly credited
to the participant's Rewards Account or were obtained fraudulently or otherwise
in violation of these Rules. Sponsor
reserves the right to require proof of accrual of Rewards and Sponsor reserves
the right to delay the processing or redemption of any Rewards without notice,
in order to assure compliance with the Rules outlined herein.
Participants, by participating in the Program, are responsible for maintaining
the confidentiality of their Rewards Accounts and passwords, and agree to accept responsibility for all
activities that occur under their Rewards Account or password. Without limiting any other remedies, Sponsor
may suspend or terminate any Rewards Account if Sponsor suspects in its sole
discretion that any participant or other person has engaged in fraudulent
activity in connection with this Program.
The sale, barter, transfer or assignment of any accumulated Rewards,
other than by Sponsor, is strictly prohibited.
Any Rewards that Sponsor deems in its sole discretion to have been
transferred, sold, bartered or assigned in violation of the Program's Rules may
be confiscated and/or canceled.
Participation in the Program is subject to the Rules, as well as policies and
procedures that Sponsor may adopt or modify from time to time. Any failure to abide by the Rules or any
policies or procedures implemented by Sponsor, any conduct detrimental to Sponsor,
or any misrepresentation or fraudulent activities in connection with this Program,
or failure to act in a manner consistent with federal, state, provincial or
local laws, regulations or ordinances, may result, in addition to any rights or
remedies available to Sponsor in law or equity, in the termination of participation
in the Program, as well as forfeiture of any Rewards accrued to date and any
other benefits earned in connection therewith, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
6. Changes to Rewards Structure. The Rewards structure is subject to modification
or limitation at any time in Sponsor’s sole discretion, including, without
limitation, the right to establish additional means of accruing Rewards, the
right to modify and delete any or all of the recognized means of accruing
Rewards existing at any given time, the right to change the Rewards available
and their values and types and the Rewards redemption terms, and the right to
exclude specific types of transactions from eligibility.
may be redeemed for cash or select items as identified by Sponsor from time to
time on the Site, subject to these Rules.
Rewards cannot be redeemed until participant has accrued the minimum number
of Rewards as identified by Sponsor on the Site, and can only be redeemed in
amounts as identified by Sponsor from time to time. Some Rewards will be subtracted from a participant's
account at the time the participant requests Rewards redemption.
Each redeeming participant is solely responsible for ensuring that their
shipping or email address is correct in the Program records prior to
redemption. Each redeeming participant may be
responsible for paying all
shipping and handling charges for any reward selected, as disclosed at the time
of redemption. Sponsor’s obligation
regarding delivery of redemptions is satisfied upon shipping the selected redemption
item to the postal or email address for the participant contained in the Program
records as of the date of redemption.
The type of shipping will be at Sponsor’s sole discretion, and shall be contingent
on the Reward selected at redemption. Sponsor
is not responsible for lost or stolen redeemed items. Participants must allow eight to ten weeks
for shipment or delivery. No cash will be exchanged for the unused
portion of any active participant’s Rewards.
Once Rewards have been redeemed, they are no longer valid for any subsequent
redemption and they may not be returned or refunded to a participant's Rewards
Account for any reason. No extensions,
cash refunds or other exchanges will be allowed for expired Rewards except in
the sole discretion of Sponsor. The availability of any items or services offered
in the Program is subject to change without notice at any time and subject to
availability in the sole discretion of Sponsor.
Items or services offered in the Program for redemption may be available
only in limited quantities and will be distributed on a first-come,
first-served basis. Participants should
regularly consult the Site for updates about availability of redemption items.
Withdrawing From The Program. Participants may voluntarily withdraw from the
Program at any time for any reason by visiting the Site, logging in to their
account, and following the instructions there for withdrawal. Should withdrawing participants not redeem any
unclaimed Rewards prior to withdrawal from the Program, Sponsor may, in its
sole discretion, provide withdrawn participants with an award of cash or
another item as selected by Sponsor.
Sponsor reserves the right not to make such an award, and withdrawing
participants should have no expectation of receipt of any such award. Participants
who voluntarily withdraw from the Program and still meet all the requirements
for eligibility may re-enroll at any time after one (1) year has passed from
the date of their withdrawal.
To Rules and Program. Participation in the Program is offered at the
discretion of Sponsor and it reserves in its sole discretion the right to
modify the Rules, Rewards redemption values, benefits, reward levels,
conditions of participation, rules for issuing, redeeming, retaining, using or
forfeiting Rewards and redeemable items and their respective duration or
timing, or any other aspect of the Program, in whole or in part, at any time even
though such changes may affect the redemption value of the Rewards already
Sponsor will give reasonable advance notice of any modification of the Rules
hereof which may adversely impact your Rewards Account, including by posting an
updated version of these Rules at the Site.
Participants understand that the most recent version of the Rules will
be located at the Site. A participant's
continued use of the Program following the posting on the Site of any
modification will indicate the participant's acceptance of any modification to
the terms hereof. Any participant may object to the modification to the Program
and/or its Rules by no longer participating.
10. Termination of the Program. The Program will continue until terminated at the sole
discretion of Sponsor. In the event Sponsor
decides to terminate the Program it shall post notice of such termination on
the Site at least 60 days prior to the date that such termination becomes
effective, during which time you may still accrue and redeem Rewards, provided
however, that you agree that Sponsor shall not be required to give 60 days notice
if such termination is due to the technical or procedural problems in the
operation of the Program, the filing of a petition in bankruptcy, an
adjudication of bankruptcy, insolvency, an assignment for the benefit of
creditors, or any other discontinuance of business.
Notwithstanding the foregoing, if for any reason Sponsor determines in its sole
discretion that the Program is no longer capable of running as intended by
these Rules for any reason whatsoever, Sponsor, at its sole discretion,
reserves the right to cancel, terminate, suspend, postpone, delay or modify the
Program in whole or in part, at any time.
All Rewards must be redeemed
prior to the effective date of termination.
You should not rely upon the continued availability of the Program or
any Rewards accumulated in connection therewith.
on Liability. SPONSOR WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY
INJURY, LOSS, CLAIM, DAMAGE, OR ANY SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE, INDIRECT,
INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION
LOST PROFITS OR LOST SAVINGS), WHETHER BASED IN CONTRACT, TORT, STRICT
LIABILITY OR OTHERWISE, THAT ARISES OUT OF OR IS IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH (A)
ANY USE OF THE PROGRAM, (B) ANY FAILURE OR DELAY BY SPONSOR IN CONNECTION WITH
THE PROGRAM (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE USE OF, OR INABILITY TO USE,
ANY COMPONENT OF THIS PROGRAM); OR (C) THE PERFORMANCE OR NON PERFORMANCE OF
THE PROGRAM BY SPONSOR, EVEN IF SPONSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF
This disclaimer of liability applies to any damages or injury caused by any
failure of performance, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay
in operation or transmission, computer virus, communication line failure, theft
or destruction or unauthorized access to, alteration of, or use of your
registration information, whether for breach of contract, tortious behavior,
negligence, or under any other cause of action.
If, despite the limitation above, Sponsor is found liable for any loss
or damage which arises out of, or is in any way connected with, any of the
occurrences described in the limitation above, then its liability will in no
event exceed, in total, the sum of US $100.00.
SOME STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, SO THE LIMITATIONS ABOVE
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
of Warranties. SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTY OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE
PROGRAM, WHICH IS PROVIDED ON AN "AS IS" AND "AS AVAILABLE"
BASIS. SPONSOR EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ANY REPRESENTATION OR WARRANTY THAT ITS
PROGRAM WILL BE ERROR-FREE. SPONSOR
FURTHER DISCLAIMS ANY WARRANTY AS TO THE ACCURACY, COMPLETENESS AND TIMELINESS
OF ANY CONTENT OR INFORMATION DISTRIBUTED WITH RESPECT TO THE PROGRAM. SPONSOR EXPRESSLY DISCLAIMS ALL WARRANTIES
AND CONDITIONS, INCLUDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES AND CONDITIONS OF MERCHANTABILITY,
FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, NON-INFRINGEMENT, AND THOSE ARISING BY
STATUTE OR OTHERWISE IN LAW OR FROM A COURSE OF DEALING OR USAGE OF TRADE. SOME
STATES DO NOT ALLOW THE DISCLAIMER OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO THIS WARRANTY
DISCLAIMER MAY BE LIMITED IN ITS APPLICABILITY TO YOU.
13. Conduct. By
participating in this Rewards Program, participants agree to be bound by these
Rewards Program Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final
and binding in all respects. Failure to
comply with these Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole
discretion to disqualify any individual from participating in any aspect of
Rewards Program, and/or may cancel, suspend or block any Account registered by
such person if Sponsor and its administrators deem or suspect that such person
has engaged in or has attempted to engage in any of the following: (a) acting
in violation of these Rules or the terms and conditions of the Site; or (b)
damaging, tampering with or corrupting the operation of the Rewards Program; or
(c) acting with intent to annoy, harass or abuse any other person; or (d) use
of any automated bot, script or other robotic, mechanical, programmed or
automated devices to submit data to the Site; or (e) any unsportsmanlike,
inappropriate, uncooperative, disruptive, fraudulent, potentially fraudulent,
or unusual behavior or activity; or (f) activity deemed in the sole discretion
of Sponsor and its administrator to be generally inconsistent with the intended
operation of the Rewards Program.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR CORRUPT ANY WEBSITE
OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE REWARDS PROGRAM OR EVENT IS A
VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS.
SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR AND ITS ADMINISTRATOR RESERVE
THE RIGHT TO PROSECUTE AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST
EXTENT OF THE LAW.
Program participants may be shown confidential and proprietary information that
is owned by Sponsor or its clients. This
information may include, but is not limited to, new product concepts and ideas,
marketing, advertising, and creative strategies and plans, and product names,
logos and designs. Participants in the
Program agree that they will not use or disclose any of the information shown
to them in connection with their participation in the Rewards program.
14. Taxes. Determination
and payment of tax liability on awards,
including income tax, if any, are the sole
responsibility of participant.
Beyond Sponsor Control. The failure of Sponsor to comply with the Rules
because of a force majeure event,
including but not limited to war, fire, riot, terrorism, earthquake, actions of
federal, state, provincial or local governmental authorities or for any other
reason beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor, shall not be deemed a breach
of the Rules. If any such contingency
shall last for more than 60 days, Sponsor shall have the right to terminate the
Program immediately by giving notice and shall have no further liability to any
Law and Consent to Jurisdiction. The laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to its conflict of
laws principles, will govern these Rules, as well as your and Sponsor’s
observance of them. If you take any legal action relating to your use of this Program
or these Rules, you agree to file such action only in the state or federal
courts located in Cook County,
17. No Waiver. Sponsor's
failure to exercise or enforce any right or provision of these Rules shall not
constitute a waiver of such right or provision unless acknowledged and agreed
to by Sponsor in writing.
18. Captions. The
headings in these Rules are for your convenience and reference. These headings
do not limit or affect these Rules.
Agreement. These Rules, together with those items made a part of
these Rules by reference, make up the entire agreement between Sponsor and the Program
participants relating to the Program, and replaces any prior understandings or
agreements (whether oral or written) regarding the Program. If a court finds any of these Rules to be
unenforceable or invalid, that term(s) will be enforced to the fullest extent
permitted by applicable law and the other terms will remain in full force and