Conditions of participation

General

The competition is organized by Recunited GmbH via the official Facebook wall and the official Instagram account, as well as via paid social media ads and a dedicated landing page. The participation of the contest takes place on a landing page of Recunited, which is linked in the post/ad. By participating in the contest, the User:in accepts these basic terms and conditions of participation.


About the competition

To participate in the contest, the following steps must be performed according to the information provided in the contest entry:

  • 1 page visual design concept introduction
  • 1 page case study with rationale for the design concept
  • Submit the design concept via the corresponding landing page using the contest form or
  • By providing your first and last name as well as email address by sending an email with the keyword „Creativity Contest“ to lea@recunited.com
  • All steps must be correctly implemented and completed

The further distribution of the content, such as sharing the content via one’s own chronicle using Facebook and/or Instagram functions, is not a prerequisite for participation in the competition and does not increase the chances of winning in any way.

Only the receipt of the e-mail is decisive for meeting the submission deadline. The submission of documents by mail or fax is not possible.

Participation period is from 04.10.2021 at 8 pm until 31.10.2021 at 8pm.

Participation in the contest is free of charge.


Prizes

The following prizes will be awarded:

1st place: 300€ and the submission of an application to the desired company of the winner
2nd place: 150€
3rd place: 50€

Cash payment is excluded, as is the right of appeal. The prize is not transferable. Should individual provisions of these conditions of participation be or become invalid, this shall not affect the validity of the remaining conditions of participation. The legal provisions shall take their place.


Determination of the winners

Among all valid participants, a jury composed by Recunited GmbH will determine, at its sole discretion, the best design proposal from its point of view among all submitted designs. Only those participants who have correctly completed the task and all conditions will be entered into the draw.

Contacting the winners

The winners will be notified by e-mail after voting has taken place and will be asked to contact Recunited GmbH within five days via the method specified in the notification of the prize. If the winner does not respond to the prize notification within these five days or if the winner cannot be determined within five days, he/she will lose his/her claim to the prize and a replacement winner will be determined.


Conditions of participation

All natural persons who are at least 18 years old at the time of participation and who are resident in the Federal Republic of Germany and whose design proposal does not violate any applicable German law are eligible to participate. Participation via sweepstake clubs or other commercial service providers is excluded.

In order to participate in the contest, it is necessary to fill out and submit the displayed upload-form or send it directly to lea@recunited.com. Participation is only possible within the entry period. Entries received after the closing date will not be considered in the draw.

Participation in the contest is free of charge.

Participation is not limited to customers of Recunited GmbH and is not dependent on the purchase of goods or services.

Exclusion of participants

Excluded are employees of Recunited GmbH as well as employees of cooperation partners who are or were involved in the creation or handling of the competition.

By participating in the competition, the participant accepts the conditions of participation listed here. In the event of a violation of the conditions of participation or an attempt at technical manipulation, Recunited may exclude certain participants from the competition. In such a case, the prize can also be withdrawn and reclaimed retroactively.

Participants who directly or indirectly favor a political party or a party-affiliated institution will be excluded from participation in the competition.

The same applies to persons who glorify or promote violence or who could otherwise harm the reputation or standing of Recunited GmbH.


Right to cancel/modify the contest

Recunited GmbH reserves the right to make changes in the implementation and scheduling of the competition, the conditions of participation as well as in the catalog of requirements, as well as the premature cancellation or termination of the competition without giving reasons and at any time. Any resulting claims of any kind against the operator are excluded.


Eligibility

  1. By participating in the contest, the participant(s) guarantees that
    1.1. the uploaded content has been produced by the participant him/herself and at his/her own expense and the participant is therefore the sole owner of the copyrights and rights of use to the transmitted content.
    1.2. the content is free of third-party rights and can be used in any form. This includes that the participant is entitled to depict all objects, buildings and persons contained in the submitted content, including any personal and/or name rights of all third parties depicted, mentioned or otherwise included in the content.
    1.3. the content posted by the participant(s) does not violate any relevant statutory or official provisions or morality (i.e. in particular does not contain any content that is harmful to minors, pornographic, racist, glorifies violence, incites hatred or is offensive).
  2. If one or more persons are recognizably depicted on the submitted content, they must agree to the corresponding medium being published. Written permission must be obtained and the conditions of participation must be accepted by these persons.
  3. Should third parties nevertheless assert claims for infringement of their rights, the participant shall indemnify the organizer upon first request against all claims, including the reasonable costs of legal defense.
  4. The participant transfers or grants the organizer all copyrights, ancillary copyrights, personal rights or other rights to the content published in these terms and conditions of participation, exclusively, in terms of time, place and content. The organizer is thus entitled to the comprehensive, also commercial use and exploitation of the contents in all media.
  5. The participants agree that their submitted content may be used and distributed by the organizer in online and offline media (e.g. in print) in connection with the competition, the jury meeting, and the processing and presentation of the participants‘ entries, and may be made publicly available to third parties in other ways. For these purposes, the organizer is also permitted to edit the submitted content and, if necessary, to grant third parties rights of use to it. These rights are granted free of charge and without any restrictions in terms of space, content or time.
  6. The organizer is not obliged to check the content provided by the participants for potential infringements of the rights of third parties. However, the organizer is entitled to reject such content if, in its reasonable opinion, the content submitted is unlawful or contrary to public policy. Likewise, contributions whose publication violates applicable laws and which are of an insulting or defamatory nature may be rejected. Submitted content that does not correspond to the specified theme of the organizer or possibly damages its image may also be excluded.


No connection to Facebook and/or Instagram

This contest is in no way affiliated with Facebook, Inc, Facebook Ireland Ltd or Instagram. It is in no way sponsored, endorsed or organized by Facebook or Instagram and does not give rise to any legal claims against Facebook or Instagram. All information within the scope of this contest is provided exclusively by Recunited GmbH. The winners will be selected by Recunited GmbH.

In addition to the above, we politely remind you of these social media sites‘ own rules, which can be found here:

The general privacy policies of Facebook and Instagram apply.


Disclaimer of warranty

The organizer points out that the availability and function of the contest cannot be guaranteed. The contest may be terminated or removed due to external circumstances and constraints without giving rise to any claims by the participants against the organizer.

This may include technical issues, rule changes, or decisions by platforms such as Facebook if the contest is hosted on or in conjunction with them.


Liability

Otherwise, the liability of Recunited GmbH for damages – regardless of the legal grounds – is limited to intent and gross negligence. This does not apply to damages resulting from injury to life, body or health, which are based on an intentional or negligent breach of duty by Recunited GmbH. The limitations of liability shall also not apply to other damages based on an intentional or grossly negligent breach of duty or on conduct of Recunited GmbH that culpably violates essential duties. Essential obligations are obligations on which the participant may regularly rely, because their compliance is crucial for the proper execution of the competition. The liability of Recunited GmbH for breaches of duty by its vicarious agents shall also remain unaffected.

Data protection notice

Recunited GmbH Landsberger Allee 366, 12681 Berlin requires the following personal data of the participants to carry out the competition: name, first name and email address. The participant assures that the personal data provided by him/her, in particular first name, last name and email address are true and correct. The data will be processed exclusively for the purpose described in the conditions of participation and in compliance with the applicable data protection laws. For the rest, reference is made to our data policy

https://recunited.com/dataprotection

In the event of a win, the winner agrees to the publication of his/her name and place of residence in the advertising media used by Recunited GmbH. This includes the announcement of the winner on the website of Recunited GmbH and its social media platforms.

The participant may revoke his/her declared consent at any time. The revocation must be sent in writing to datenschutz@recunited.com. After revocation of the consent, the collected and stored personal data of the participant will be deleted immediately.

Advertising for third parties

This platform may display advertisements and features in addition to Recunited’s social media page. We have no control over, and do not endorse, the content or images that appear here.


Anti-discrimination clause

All formulations in the text that merely contain a grammatical form related to the gender of a person apply equally to all genders.

Final provision

Legal recourse is excluded.

As far as legally permissible, the law of the Federal Republic of Germany shall apply to the exclusion of international private law.

Should any of these provisions be or become invalid, the validity of the remaining terms and conditions shall not be affected.