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Additional Terms and Conditions of Use for Kohl’s Career Website

Not Subject to Contract
Alcohol and Drug Test/Physical Exams

Confidential Information
Authorization to Work in the United States without Sponsorship
Amendment of Terms
Discoveries and Inventions
Compliance with All Laws and Site Security
Limitation of Liability
Disclaimer of Warranty
Jurisdiction and Venue

 

 

 

 

 


Not Subject to Contract

I warrant and represent that I am not subject to any employment contract or other contractual or binding obligation, which could impair or restrict my ability to accept an offer of employment with Kohl’s, or, if employed, could restrict my ability to perform any activity relative to employment with Kohl’s. 

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Alcohol and Drug Test/Physical Exams
I understand that Kohl’s has a strong policy concerning alcohol and drug use as it relates to employment at Kohl’s.  If Kohl’s makes a conditional offer of employment to me, I understand that I will have to take and pass Kohl’s drug-screening test, and if job related, I understand that I may be required to take a physical exam.  If hired by Kohl’s, I understand that during the course of my employment I may be required to submit to a physical exam and may be subject to drug and/or alcohol testing as defined by company policy.
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Confidential Information
If hired by Kohl’s and during or after any employment with Kohl’s, I will not divulge or appropriate for my own use or for the use of others, except as Kohl’s may authorize or direct, any knowledge or information obtained by me during my employment that is considered by Kohl’s or under industry standards to be confidential or proprietary.  At the end of my employment, I will return all property of Kohl’s.

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Authorization to Work in the United States without Sponsorship
I understand that if I am offered employment with Kohl’s, I must provide documentation to establish that I am legally authorized to work in the United States without the need for sponsorship now or at any time in the future.  I acknowledge that if I am unable to provide the authorization to work in the United States, my offer of employment may be revoked. 

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Amendment of Terms
These terms of use are subject to amendment as necessary or as deemed appropriate by Kohl’s.  You are encouraged to print a copy of these terms and conditions of use for your records.

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Discoveries and Inventions
If employed, I agree to treat as Kohl's sole benefit, any and all ideas, discoveries, inventions, and/or improvements that I make, either alone or with others, at any time while I am employed with Kohl's and which relate directly to Kohl's business interests and which are within the scope of Kohl's business operations or in any way related to any of Kohl's work or projects. I further agree to fully and promptly disclose and assign these items to Kohl's without any additional consideration or compensation. In furtherance of this obligation, I agree at any time to sign any papers or do any acts that Kohl's may reasonably require of me to protect its right to these items. (For California residents: I understand that this agreement becomes valid once I am employed by Kohl's; and I further understand that the requirements in this agreement or Assignment to me will not apply to an invention that qualifies fully under the provisions of Section 2870 of the California Labor Code. For Minnesota, North Carolina, Utah and Washington residents: This agreement does not apply to an invention for which no equipment, supplies, facilities, or trade secret information of Kohl's was used and which was developed entirely on my own time, unless (a) the invention relates (i) directly to the business of Kohl's, or (ii) to Kohl's actual or demonstrably anticipated research or development, or (b) the invention results from any work I performed at Kohl's.)

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Compliance with All Laws and Site Security
I understand and agree to use this site only for lawful and intended purpose of applying for employment with Kohl’s.  I understand that I am expressly prohibited from violating or attempting to violate the security of the site, including without limitation:  (a) accessing data not intended for me or logging onto a server or into an account which I am not authorized to access; (b) attempting to probe, scan or test the vulnerability of a system or network or to breach security or authentication measures without proper authorization; (c) attempting to interfere with service to any other user, host or network, by means that include, but are not limited to, submitting a virus to this site, overloading, “flooding,” “spamming,”  “mailbombing,” or “crashing;” or (d) sending or relaying any unsolicited e-mail, including for any promotion or advertisement for products or services.  You further agree to not to misrepresent your identity while using the site, or interfere or attempt to interfere with the proper working of this site.

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Limitation of Liability
I UNDERSTAND THAT IF I DISAGREE WITH THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE, WHICH MAY BE AMENDED FROM TIME TO TIME, MY SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE REMEDY IS TO DISCONTINUE USING THE SITE.  I AGREE BY MY USING THIS SITE THAT I DO SO AT MY RISK.

I ALSO UNDERSTAND THAT IN NO EVENT WILL KOHL’S DEPARTMENT STORES, INC., KOHL’S CORPORATION, KOHL’S ILLINOIS, INC. OR THEIR AFFILIATES (collectively “Kohl’s"), OR ANY EMPLOYEE, DIRECTOR, OFFICER OR AGENT OF KOHL’S, BE LIABLE TO ME OR TO ANY PARTY FOR ANY GENERAL, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, EXEMPLARY OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES FOR THE USE OF THIS SITE OR ANY OTHER LINKED WEBSITE, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF DATA OR ANY DAMAGE RESULTING FROM OR IN ANY WAY CONNECTED WITH THE USE OR THE INABILITY TO USE THIS SITE, OR RELIANCE ON THE INFORMATION PRESENTED.  I UNDERSTAND THAT THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY APPLIES WHETHER A CLAIM IS BASED IN CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE OR TORT, WHETHER OR NOT KOHL’S IS EXPRESSLY ADVISED ABOUT OR SHOULD HAVE KNOWN OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGE.  I SHALL DEFEND, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD KOHL’S HARMLESS AGAINST ANY SUCH DAMAGES OR LOSSES.

IN SOME JURISDICTIONS, LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY ARE NOT PERMITTED.  I UNDERSTAND THAT IN SUCH JURISDICTIONS, THE FOREGOING LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY MAY NOT APPLY TO ME IF ANY PART OF THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS DETERMINED TO BE UNENFORCEABLE OR INVALID.  IN SUCH EVENT, I UNDERSTAND THAT THE AGGREGATE LIABILITY OF KOHL’S SHALL NOT EXCEED ONE HUNDRED DOLLARS ($100).

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Disclaimer of Warranty
I UNDERSTAND THAT KOHL’S DOES NOT REPRESENT OR WARRANT THAT THE INFORMATION ON THIS SITE IS COMPLETE, CURRENT, OR THAT THE SITE WILL OPERATE WITHOUT INTERRUPTION, ERROR, DEFECTS, VIRUSES OR ANY OTHER HARMFUL COMPONENT.

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Jurisdiction and Venue
Kohl’s controls this Website from its corporate offices within the State of Wisconsin.  The use of this site shall be limited to the boundaries of the continental United States, Hawaii, Alaska and qualified military addresses.  Kohl’s does not imply that the material published on this site is appropriate for use outside of the United States.  In the event you access this website from outside of the United States, you do so at your own initiative and you are responsible for compliance with all local laws.  The terms of this site shall be governed by Wisconsin law, without giving effect to its conflict of laws provisions.  By use of this site, you signify your agreement that Waukesha County, Wisconsin or the federal court for the Eastern District of Wisconsin shall be the venue for any dispute or claim for liability or damages associated in any manner with your use of this Website.

YOUR USE OF WWW.KOHLSCAREERS.COM SIGNIFIES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS OF USE


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