Client Referral Cash Terms and Conditions
Effective Date: July 20, 2018
We reserve the right, in our sole discretion, to modify, add, or remove any portion of these Terms in whole or in part, at any time. Modifications will be posted on the Site and will be effective immediately upon posting. Your continued participation in the Program following such change constitutes your agreement to the change. Online modifications and amendments supersede any printed version/copy of these Terms.
1. Marketing Services Program
Rewards Network markets participating restaurants to members (“Members”) who are enrolled in rewards programs operated by us or managed by us for partners who offer our program to members of their own rewards programs (the “Loyalty Programs”). The marketing that we provide may include email, websites, or other marketing as determined by us. Rewards Network also provides restaurant merchants (each a “Merchant”) with operational insight and customer feedback services. All marketing provided by Rewards Network, along with all operational insight and customer feedback services, is referred to as the “Marketing Services Program”.
2. Client Referral Program Participation
In order to participate in the Program, you must (i) be at least 18 years old, (ii) a resident of the United States, and (iii) have contacts with Merchants who may have an interest in participating in Rewards Network’s Marketing Services Program. Eligible referrals must be entities doing business in the United States. We do not knowingly market to, or solicit or collect information from, children under the age of 18. By participating in the Program, you agree to all Terms set forth herein.
3. Referral Fee
Rewards Network shall provide a $200 referral fee (“Referral Fee”) for each Merchant referred by you upon the satisfaction all of the following conditions: (i) Merchant has executed a Rewards Network Marketing Agreement; (ii) Rewards Network has commenced marketing the Merchant to the members of the Loyalty Programs (the date upon which Rewards Network commences marketing the Merchant shall be referred to as the “Go Live Date”); and (iii) Rewards Network has marketed to the Merchant for a period of fourteen (14) continuous calendar days after the Go Live Date (collectively, the “Eligibility Requirements”). Subject to Paragraph 7 of this Agreement, the Referral Fee shall be mailed to you no later than forty-five days following the end of the month in which the Eligibility Requirements were met. Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, you shall not receive any Referral Fees with respect to the following (a) any lead that does not result in a signed contract within two months immediately following the date such lead is submitted to Rewards Network as a proposed sales lead, (b) any individual or entity that is the subject of a lead when such individual or entity becomes a Rewards Network Merchant as a result of Rewards Network sales activities unrelated to your referral of the lead, or (c) is a current or former Rewards Network Merchant or is related to a current or former Rewards Network Merchant through some common ownership.
You represent and warrant to Rewards Network that (a) your participation in the Program will not constitute a breach by you of any agreements to which you are a party or to which you are bound, (b) your participation in the Program will not violate any of your employer’s internal policies or agreements or interfere with the proper performance of your employment responsibilities, (c) acceptance of the Referral Fee by you will not violate any of your employer’s internal policies or agreements or interfere with the proper performance of your employment responsibilities, and (d) you are not a relative of an employee of Rewards Network.
In consideration of acceptance of the Referral Fee and the agreements contained herein, you agree to release and discharge Rewards Network, its employees, partners, directors, successors and assigns from any and all rights, claims, demands, actions and causes of action, whether known or unknown, and any and all damages and remedies, including, but not limited to attorneys’ fees, which may be recovered thereunder, which you, or your successors or assigns have or may claim to have against Rewards Network, whether accrued in whole or in part, or the matters asserted, or could have been asserted, with respect to these Terms, the Program, or the payment of the Referral Fee.
6. Limits on Authority
You shall not, without the prior written consent of an officer of Rewards Network (a) negotiate or enter into any oral or written agreement on behalf of Rewards Network, or otherwise act on behalf of or bind Rewards Network, (b) sign any checks on behalf of, or authorize any payments by, Rewards Network, or (c) hold yourself out as an agent of Rewards Network. In addition, you shall not (i) engage in any conduct, or cause Rewards Network to engage in any conduct, which would cause Rewards Network to violate any agreement or applicable law, or (ii) hold yourself out as an employee, officer, director or joint venturer of Rewards Network.
IIf the sum of all Referral Fees received by you is greater than or equal to $600 in a calendar year, You will be required to complete a Form W-9 before subsequent Referral Fees will be issued.
8. Use of Marks; Confidentiality
You shall not display or use any Rewards Network Marks, and shall not permit the same to be displayed or used by third parties, unless you obtain Rewards Network’s prior written consent. For purposes of these Terms, “Marks” shall mean service marks, trademarks, trade names, service dress, and all other commercially typical designations intended to distinguish Rewards Network’s goods and services from other parties’ goods and services. You shall not disclose any Rewards Network confidential information to any third party.
9. Governing Law
These Terms and your participation in the Program shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of Illinois, without regard to the choice of law provisions.
Rewards Network may terminate the Program, or your participation in the Program, at any time with or without cause.
If you have any other questions or concerns regarding these Terms, please contact us at:
Rewards Network Establishment Services Inc.
Two North Riverside Plaza, Suite 200
Chicago, Illinois 60606
Phone: (800) 422-5155