Privacy Policy

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Key Terms
  • Your Information
    The personal information of TalentEgg users that is collected in the registration process, e.g., name, address, telephone number, email address and other information related to your career such as graduation year, etc.
  • Participant
    Registered TalentEgg users who submit potential Submissions to Challenges that are posted on the site located at https://talentegg.ca/challenges (the "Site").
  • TalentEgg Challenge(s)/Challenge(s)
    Specific problems of individual organizations that are posted on the Site for users to try and solve.
  • Challenger(s)
    The businesses or other entities that post Challenges on TalentEgg to be worked on by Participants.
  • Prize(s)
    The monetary or other compensation given the winning Participant of a TalentEgg Challenge. The Reward is chosen by the Challenger.
  • Submission(s)
    A proposed answer submitted by a Participant for any individual TalentEgg Challenge.
  • Winning Submission
    The Submission that is chosen as the recipient of the Reward for a specific TalentEgg Challenge.
  • TalentEgg Challenge Listing
    The document created for each TalentEgg Challenge that describes the nature of the Challenge, and the specific deliverables that Participants must submit in order to be eligible to win the Reward.
  • Challenge-Specific Provisions
    Additional terms and conditions outlined for a particular Challenge that a Challenger stipulates must be agreed to by participating Participants.
Information that We Collect

TalentEgg will collect Your Information when you voluntarily provide such information, including when you register as a Participant. We will use Your Information to respond to requests you may make of us, to communicate with you about TalentEgg Challenges, to provide our services, and from time to time, we may refer to Your Information to better understand your needs and how we can improve our websites, products and services.

We may also use Your Information to share with clients of TalentEgg, including companies that have created a Challenge for the purposes of marketing or employment. When you interact with the Site, we receive and store certain personally non-identifiable information. Such information, which is collected passively using various technologies, cannot presently be used to specifically identify you.

We may store such information itself or such information may be included in databases owned and maintained by our affiliates, agents or service providers. This Site may use such information and pool it with other information to track and analyze such information. In an ongoing effort to better understand and serve our users and to otherwise improve our services, we may conduct research on our user demographics, submissions, interests and behavior based on Your Information and other information provided to us. This research may be compiled and analyzed on an aggregate basis, and we may use and share this aggregate data with our affiliates, agents and business partners. This aggregate information does not identify you personally.

We may also disclose aggregated user statistics to current and prospective business partners, and to other third parties for other lawful purposes.

Use by Minors

This site is not intended for use by, or designed to attract, individuals under the age of 18. You may not register as a Participant if you are under the age of 18, or have not reached the age of majority in your jurisdiction. We do not collect personally identifiable information from any person we actually know is an individual under the age of 18.

Sharing of Your Information

We may share Your Information with agents, contractors or partners of TalentEgg in connection with services that these individuals or entities perform for, or with, TalentEgg. These agents, contractors or partners are restricted from using this data in any way other than to provide services for TalentEgg, or services for the collaboration in which they and TalentEgg are engaged (for example, our Challengers), or for marketing purposes.

By submitting a Submission to a TalentEgg Challenge, for example, you acknowledge that we may share Your Information with Challengers as part of the Challenge evaluation process, and if clients are interested in using Your Information as a means of recruiting you or for marketing purposes. Your Information will also be available as part of a database for clients to recruit you or market to you. You consent that we may share Your Information with Challengers and other potential employers for these purposes, and to pay Rewards in the event that your Submission is chosen as the Winning Submission by a Challenger. TalentEgg reserves the right to share Your Information to respond to duly authorized information requests of governmental authorities or where required by law. In exceptionally rare circumstances where national, state or company security may be at issue, TalentEgg reserves the right to share our entire database of visitors and Participants with appropriate governmental authorities.

We may also provide Your Information to a third party in connection with the sale, assignment, or other transfer of the business of this website to which the information relates. We may also share Your Information with our corporate affiliates for purposes consistent with this Privacy Policy. Areas of this Site that collect Your Information use industry standard secure socket layer encryption (SSL); however, to take advantage of this your browser must support encryption protection.

We take reasonable steps to protect Your Information from loss, misuse, and unauthorized access, disclosure, alteration, or destruction. However, no Internet or e-mail transmission is ever fully secure or error free. In particular, e-mail sent to or from this Site may not be secure. Therefore, you should take special care in deciding what information you send to us.

Links to Other Web Sites

This Privacy Policy applies only to the Site. This Site may contain links to other web sites not operated or controlled by us (the "Third Party Sites"). The policies and procedures we described here do not apply to the Third Party Sites. The links from this Site do not imply that we endorse or has reviewed the Third Party Sites. We suggest contacting those sites directly for information on their privacy policies.

Exclusions

This Privacy Policy does not apply to any of Your Information collected by us other than Your Information collected through the Site.

This Privacy Policy shall not apply to any unsolicited information you provide to us through this Site or through any other means. This includes, but is not limited to, information posted to any public areas of the Site, such as public forums (collectively, "Public Areas"), any ideas for new products or modifications to existing products, and other unsolicited submissions (collectively, "Unsolicited Information"). All Unsolicited Information shall be deemed to be non-confidential and we shall be free to reproduce, use, disclose, and distribute such Unsolicited Information to others without limitation or attribution.

Notices and Revisions

Our business changes constantly and our Privacy Notice may change also. We reserve the right to update or modify this Privacy Policy at any time and from time to time without prior notice. Please review this policy periodically, and especially before you provide any of Your Information.

This Privacy Policy was last updated on the date indicated above. Your continued use of the Site after any changes or revisions to this Privacy Policy shall indicate your agreement with the terms of such revised Privacy Policy.