eLearning Course Sweepstakes Rules of Entry




  1. PROMOTION DESCRIPTION: The “Kubernetes Fundamentals eLearning Course Giveaway” begins on September 3, 2019 at 9:00 AM CST and ends on September 30, 2019 at 9:00 AM CST (the “Promotion Period\”).The sponsor of this Promotion is The Linux Foundation (“Sponsor”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the Sweepstakes. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor may be reached by email at support@linuxfoundation.org during the Promotion Period.


  1. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the United States who are 18 or older (“Entrant”). This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.


  1. PRIZE: Winners will receive: One free enrollment in LFS258 Kubernetes Fundamentals eLearning course valued at $299. Normal  eLearning course policies apply- https://training.linuxfoundation.org/about/faqs/e-learning-training-faq/ The prize cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.


  1. HOW TO ENTER: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online by signing up for the Kubernetes Fundamentals eLearning Course Giveaway promotion, which can be found here-https://cloud.email.thelinuxfoundation.org/coursegiveaway. Automated or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Internet entry must be made by the Entrant. Any attempt by entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins or any other methods, including, but not limited to, commercial contest/sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will void entrant’s entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Final eligibility for the award of any prize is subject to eligibility verification as set forth below. All entries must be posted by the end of the promotion period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.


  1. WINNER SELECTION: The Winner(s) of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted after the Promotion Period by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received.


  1. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information approximately 10 days after the random drawing. Potential Winner must accept a prize by email as directed by Sponsor within 3 days of notification. Sponsor is not responsible for any delay or failure to receive notification for any reason, including inactive email account(s), technical difficulties associated therewith, or Winner’s failure to adequately monitor any email account. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively “the Prize Claim Documents”). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.


  1. PRIVACY: Personal information such as name or email will be collected with all entries done by signing up for LF Training September Giveaway 2019  mailing list, and such information will only be used in keeping with the Linux Foundation Privacy Policy, available at https://www.linuxfoundation.org/privacy/By entering the Kubernetes Fundamentals eLearning Course Giveaway, you agree to sign up to receive newsletters and special offers from The Linux Foundation.


  1. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor does not assume responsibility for (a) any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty or failed electronic data transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, camera, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of any network or wireless service, the Internet or website or any combination thereof; (e) suspended or discontinued Internet, wireless or landline phone service; or (f) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s computer or mobile device which may be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download of any materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part. In such event, Sponsor shall immediately suspend the drawing and prize award.  Sponsor and Released Parties shall not have any further liability to any participant in connection with the Sweepstakes.


  1. WINNER LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to 1600 Legends Parkway, Kingsland, Texas 78639. 


10. SPONSOR: The Linux Foundation , 1 Letterman Drive, Suite D4700, San Francisco, CA 94129 USA