World Triathlon Corporation (“IRONMAN”) its subsidiaries, and each of their respective employees and contractors do not accept, review, or consider any unsolicited ideas, works, materials, proposals, suggestions, artwork, content (or the like), including for advertising campaigns, promotions, products, product enhancements, product names, slogans, songs, jingles, processes, marketing strategies, services, technologies, content or creative materials (collectively “Submissions”). Please do not send or provide any Submissions in any form to IRONMAN or any of its employees or contractors.
As much as IRONMAN appreciates different perspectives and the sharing of ideas, IRONMAN relies solely on the expertise and creativity of its talented team to generate ideas for product/service development. This policy is in place to avoid potential misunderstandings or disputes related to intellectual property ownership with respect to any of IRONMAN’s current or prospective products, services, technologies, advertising, promotions, marketing strategies or other content that may seem similar to any Submissions. If you, despite our request and this policy against unsolicited Submissions, choose to submit an unsolicited idea or other information to IRONMAN, then, by making the Submission, you agree that the following terms apply, regardless of any contrary statements accompanying your Submission.
2. IRONMAN has no obligation to review the Submissions, or otherwise respond to you in any way regarding your Submission;
3. Your Submissions and their contents along with related intellectual property rights will automatically become the property of IRONMAN, without any compensation of any kind owed to you;
4. IRONMAN may use or redistribute the Submissions and their contents for any purpose and in any way on an unrestricted basis, including but not limited to using it in new IRONMAN products or services, or to improve existing IRONMAN products or services; and
5. You are authorized to make the Submission, and such Submission does not include the confidential information, proprietary know-how, trade secrets, or other intellectual property of any other person or party.