One comment from you could win $500 for a deserving charity.

December 11, 2016

What’s your favorite worthy cause and why?


Tell us about the charity, volunteer organization or pro bono project that has special meaning to you. Share your thoughts in the Legal Community for small law firms by December 19th and use the green (+) sign to vote on posts from fellow members.

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The person whose answer has the most votes will have the opportunity to select one of several charitable organizations to receive a $500 donation in their name. See official rules below.

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Community Charity Promotion Official Rules

Eligibility and How to Enter

From November 21, 2016 through Dec. 19, 2016 at 11:59PM, SLF Legal Community (“Community”) members may submit a post in the Community that describes the member’s favorite charitable organization, volunteer activities or pro bono projects (“Entry”).

To enter, complete the “Type Your Answer Here” field, and click ‘submit’. Please do not use the “add my comment” button to enter. Entries must be received by Dec. 19, 2016 at 11:59PM.

Entries must be limited to 120 words. One Entry per person. All information in the Entry must be true, must not contain confidential or proprietary information and must not infringe any third-party rights or defame or invade publicity rights or the privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe on any person’s personal or proprietary rights. Entries that do not fully comply with the requirements set forth herein may be disqualified.

Entrants must be members of the Community, legal residents of the United States and be 18 or older. Void where prohibited by law. No purchase necessary. Employees, officers and directors of Thomson Reuters and its affiliates and the members of their immediate family (parents, siblings, children & spouse) are not eligible.


Prize and Winner

Members may vote for multiple Entries, but only one vote per Entry. The Entry that receives the most votes will be the Winner. There will be one Winner who will receive a $500 donation in his/her name to the charity of the Winner’s choice, selected from the charities listed below:

American Cancer Society
American Heart Association
American Red Cross
Center for Excellence in Education
Feeding America
Global Impact
Habitat for Humanity
Hole in the Wall Gang
Innocence Project
Museum of Modern Art – New York
Ronald McDonald House Charities
Scholarship America
Special Olympics
World Wildlife Fund

If the Winner is unable to, or unwilling to accept the prize, it will be awarded to the Entry with the second most votes. Thomson Reuters will notify the Winner by January 6, 2017 via email and announce it in the Community. Decisions are final. Prizes are nontransferable, and no substitutions will be made.


General Terms

Entries become the property of Thomson Reuters and will not be returned. Entrants grant Thomson Reuters the perpetual right to use and post the Entry, as submitted or as modified by Thomson Reuters, and to use Entrant’s name and likeness in any and all media without additional compensation or approval from the Entrant.

Thomson Reuters is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected or incomplete Entries or electronic or computer delays/malfunctions. Thomson Reuters reserves the right to discontinue the promotion at any time. Thomson Reuters reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or discontinue the Contest.

Participants are bound by these Official Rules and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Entrant agrees to be responsible for applicable taxes including all federal, state, local, and any other applicable taxes (including income and sales tax.) For the name of the winner, email by April 1, 2017.Thomson Reuters, 610 Opperman Drive, Eagan MN 55123, is the sponsor of this promotion.