Terms and conditions
All submitted code and examples, to include but not limited to, prototypes, designs, drawings, algorithms, specifications and/or software programs, must be legal and not infringe the IP of any other entity.
The ownership, to include all patents, copyright, trade secrets or any other proprietary information, and the representation of labor in the project must belong to the Submitter.
The Submitter shall maintain ownership rights to all submitted code and Milestone shall refrain from use of such submitted code unless such code was known by Milestone at the time of submission; or such code was independently developed by Milestone, or a third party on behalf of Milestone, prior to submission In addition, Milestone may in the future, through Milestone’s own unique and independent code development, create and implement an idea possessing features which may be similar in functionality to those of the Submitter.
Further, if such submitted code is nominated by Milestone as one of the five (5) finalists in the Milestone Community Kickstarter Contest Award, the Submitter of such code agrees to grant Milestone the rights to publish the Submitter’s overall concept on the Milestone website, as well as to present the Submitter’s overall concept at other Milestone corporate and industry events, such as the Milestone Integration Partner Symposium (“MIPS”).
All prizes and benefits, such as free expo passes or the like, will be personal and non-referable. All local taxes or restrictions must be dealt with by the receiver.