“Bright Horizons Family Information Center Employer Entry” Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

ELIGIBILITY: Bright Horizons Family Information Center Employer Entry” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to persons who meet all of the following criteria:

  1. Has a dependent enrolled at a US Bright Horizons Early Education and Preschool center participating in the Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period,
  2. Is a legal U.S. resident of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia and eighteen (18) years of age or older (“Entrant”), and
  3. Completes their employer information in their Family Information Center account during the Sweepstakes Period; provided that the employer information was not listed on their account at the start of the Sweepstakes Period.

THE SWEEPSTAKES IS NOT OPEN TO THE GENERAL PUBLIC. Without limiting the foregoing, employees, officers and directors of Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC (the “Sponsor”) and its divisions, subsidiaries and affiliates, its advertising/promotion agencies, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes and the entities supplying the prize (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”) as well as their immediate family members (spouses, siblings, children and parents, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible to participate.  All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to be bound to and accepts these Official Rules as well as the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding with respect to all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes.

SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 12th, 2020 and ends at 11:59:59 pm ET on March 22nd, 2020 (“Sweepstakes Period”).  

HOW TO ENTER: Entrant enters Sweepstakes by adding employer information to the Entrant’s Family Information Center user profile. One (1) Sweepstakes entry will be created upon verification of the employer data field. Entrants may enter using one (1) of the two (2) entry methods outlined below.

  1. WEBSITE:  Visit https://familyinfocenter.brighthorizons.com (the “Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period and enter employer information in the appropriate field in the Entrant’s Family Information Center user profile.
  2. Phone:  Call 1-866-854-1958 to add employer information to the Entrant’s Family Information Center user profile.

Neither Sponsor nor any Sweepstakes Entity is responsible for any entry that is lost, late, misdirected or undeliverable, whether due to system errors, omissions, interruption, deletions, defects, delay in operations or transmissions, theft or destruction or failures, faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions, entries not received resulting from any hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, failed, incomplete or garbled computer or telephone transmissions, typographical or system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, technical malfunctions, or otherwise.

In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized registered user of the Family Information Center account at the time of entry.  Potential Prize Winner (defined below) may be required to show proof of being the authorized registered user of the Family Information Center account. 

THERE IS A LIMIT OF ONE (1) SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PER ENTRANT. Any attempt to complete and update one’s employer information more than once for the purposes of creating multiple Sweepstake entries may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes.

RANDOM DRAWING: The potential winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor on or about March 23rd, 2020.

PRIZE/ODDS OF WINNING: One (1) prize of a $50 Amazon gift card*. Terms and conditions of the gift card will be based on the manufacturer of the gift card.

{*Used solely for prize identification purposes. No endorsement, sponsorship, authorization or affiliation with Sponsor, its goods/services or this Sweepstakes is intended or implied thereby.}

Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

Prize cannot be transferred without the express written consent of Sponsor which may be granted or withheld in its sole discretion and without liability of any kind. No prize substitution except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability of any kind and only then for prize of equal or greater value. Prize is not redeemable or exchangeable for cash. Winner is solely responsible for all unspecified costs and expenses of prize acceptance and use as well as for any and all taxes on the value of the prize

PRIZE CLAIM: The prize will be shipped or emailed directly to the winner within fourteen (14) days of verification of the winner. If the winner has an email address associated with their Family Information Center user profile, said email address will be the primary method of communication and distribution of sweepstakes prize.

RELEASES: By participating, entrant agrees to indemnify, release and  hold harmless Sweepstakes Entities and their respective directors, officers, agents, representatives, shareholders, employees, successors and assigns from any and all liability arising from participating in the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes-related activity and/or acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of the prize (if applicable). Without limiting the foregoing, Sponsor makes no representation, warranty or guarantee of any kind regarding the prize, including its fitness for the intended purpose or the warranty of merchantability; the only warranties on the prize are those of the manufacturer of the prize (and such warranties are expressly limited to their terms.)

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility for:

(a) any incomplete, incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error (in the Sweepstakes itself or advertising of same);

(b) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of the website (or any part thereof), including those which result in an eligible click not being properly recorded and credited to a registered user;

(c) any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line-systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, programming or failure of any registration or participation in the Sweepstakes on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof;

(d) any injury, damage, virus, worms, or bugs to Entrant’s or to any person’s mobile device or computer (or any information/materials stored therein) related to or resulting from downloading and use of the Website; and

(e) late, lost, illegible/garbled, incomplete, damaged, inaccessible, corrupted or jumbled entries and eligible click functions/activities regardless of cause (all of which are void.)

The failure of Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules in a given instance does not constitute the waiver of same.

Force Majeure. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, fire, flood, storm or other natural cataclysm, riot, strike, civil commotion, governmental regulation or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which, in its sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes (or any part thereof), Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor shall select the prize winner from among all eligible entries received prior to (and/or after, as appropriate) the action taken or otherwise in a manner which is fair, equitable and in accordance with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion. Notice of such action by Sponsor shall be posted on the Website.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO DEFRAUD SPONSOR IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE CONDUCT OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE GENERALLY IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

ARBITRATION & GOVERNING LAW.  BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE THAT ANY DISPUTE ARISING UNDER OR RELATING TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL BE RESOLVED BY BINDING ARBITRATION AND NOT IN A COURT OF LAW BEFORE A JURY (AND/OR JUDGE). IF YOU DO NOT AGREE TO THIS CONDITION, YOUR SOLE RECOURSE IS TO EMAIL FAMILYINFOCENTER@BRIGHTHORIZONS.COM WITH YOUR REQUEST TO OPT OUT FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES, ON OR BEFORE 3/22/2020. Such arbitration proceeding shall be conducted under the rules of the American Arbitration Association, and will be governed by the internal law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to principles of conflict of laws.  To the fullest extent permitted by law, you agree to bring any such action individually and not as part of a class or group.  Any such action must be brought within one (1) year of accrual or such action will be permanently barred. 

WINNER’S LIST: For the name of winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Bright Horizons Family Information Center Employer Entry” Sweepstakes, 200 Talcott Ave., Watertown, MA  02472 to be received by April 22nd, 2020.

OFFICIAL RULES: Official Rules will be available upon request. Requests may be emailed to familyinfocenter@brighthorizons.com.

SPONSOR: Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC, 200 Talcott Ave., Watertown, MA  02472.