NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. "Project Bikini" Contest ("Contest") begins at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on November 1, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on October 31, 2014 ("Promotion Period"). The computer clock of Indie Brands, Inc. ("Sponsor") is the official time-keeping device in the Contest. The information you provide will only be used for contacting the prize winners or if the user opts in to receive more information.
Winning Contestants ( he "Winners") will be notified by the Sponsor via email or phone. Winners will receive no financial reimbursement or payout of any kind for Items sold on the Contest Website. Winners also hereby agree to the following:
1) Collaborating with the Sponsor to develop 1 (one) or more items to be featured on the Contest Website (the "Items")
2) To have their name and personal profile featured on the Contest Website in relationship to the Items and to provide additional written authorization to the Sponsor to do such.
3) To relinquish rights to all design materials submitted in the Entry Process to the Sponsor
4) To relinquish any rights or claims to financial rewards, payouts or reimbursements for use and sales of the the Items on the Contest Website
5) To relinquish any rights or claims to royalty revenue for use of their name in relationship to the Items.
The Contest is open to global persons who legally reside in their country of residence listed on their Contest application form and are 18 years of age or older at the time of Contest registration (the "Contestant"). Contestant must be able to verify their identity via a form of social media such as Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Companies, businesses, schools, organizations of any kind and employees or family members of employees of the Sponsor are not allowable Contestants. By participating, you agree to these Official Rules and to the decisions of the Sponsor and are final and binding in all respects. Void where prohibited by law, rule or regulation. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
You may enter the Contest at any time during the Promotion Period LIMIT one (1) entry per person. Any attempt by a person to use multiple email or social media accounts to enter more than once may result in disqualification at the discretion of the Sponsor.
(the "Entry Process") During the Promotion Period, visit www.myindiesoul.com ("Contest Website"). Next, click on the icon for Project Bikini and follow the registration process. Complete all required fields on the Contest registration form with your true and correct information before 11:59:59 PM ET on October 31, 2014.. Your Contest registration will require you to enter basic information about yourself including contact information and social media links. Upon completion of the registration process, Contestant can, at anytime up until the end of the Promotion Period submit images, art or media images of inspiration via social media links or by sending such items via email to [email protected]. Sponsor will accept .pdf, .ppt, .psd, .ai or .jpeg formatted files as well as links or shares on Pinterest. Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:
By submitting a Contest Entry, each Contestant represents and warrants that his/her Contest Entry is original to the Contestant, that the Contest Entry has not been previously published, and that neither it nor its contents infringes upon or violates the rights of any third party, including any copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property. By submitting a Contest Entry, Contestant warrants and represents that he/she consents to the submission and use of the Contest Entry in the Contest and to its use as otherwise set forth herein. By submitting a Contest Entry, Contestant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor may receive other Contest Entries under this Contest that may be similar or identical to the Contest Entry submitted by Contestant, and Contestant waives any and all claims he/she may have had, may have, and/or may have in the future, that any other Contest Entry reviewed and/or used by Sponsor may be similar to his/her Contest Entry. All Contest Entries submitted may be posted on the publicly accessible Contest Website during and following the Promotion Period. By submitting a Contest Entry, each Contestant acknowledges and agrees that his/her Contest Entry may be posted on the publicly accessible Contest Website and/or other Sponsor websites to be voted on by the public. Promotion Entities are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Contest Entries by third parties. Promotion Entities do not guarantee the posting of any Contest Entry. Contestants agree that they will not use the Contest Entry in conjunction with any other contest during the Contest Period without the express consent of Sponsor in each instance. Company names, trademarks and any other copyrighted materials (collectively, "Third Party Intellectual Property") may not be included in any Entry submitted. Any Entry submitted with any Third Party Intellectual Property may be disqualified if such use is deemed impermissible or illegal, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Use of automated devices is not valid for entry. Any Entry that is submitted with the use of an automated device will be void. Entries must include a valid e-mail address for the Contestant. By submitting an Entry, the Contestant: 1) irrevocably grants Sponsor the royalty-free right throughout the world to use, re-use, copy, publish, republish in whole or in part, edit, add to, modify, and rearrange the Entry in whatever media, including without limitation edit, rearrange, and/or copy the Entry for use in the promotion of Sponsor's products and services without further permission, consideration or payment to the Contestant, except where prohibited; 2) warrants and represents that the Entry is 100% the original creation/work by the Contestant and that use of the Entry as described herein will not violate any law or infringe upon the rights, title, claim or interest of any third party; and 3) certifies that Contestant is the creator and sole copyright owner of the Entry. ALL ENTRIES MUST BE FINALIZED AND SUBMITTED BEFORE 11:59:59 PM ET ON October 31, 2014.J
During the Promotional Period the Sponsor will select 1 (one) or more entries for further review based upon the Contestants submission being consistent with the Sponsor's brand vision for the Indie Soul brand. The judging criteria will consist of:
All Winners will receive notification via email and/or phone call. The potential Winners will need to respond to the Winner notification email with their true and correct contact information within seventy two (72) hours of issuance. The potential Contest winner will be sent, via email, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release . All forms must be completed, signed, notarized and returned to the Sponsor in order to receive a prize. The potential winner then and only then becomes the "Winner." If such potential winner cannot be contacted within a reasonable time period, if the potential winner is ineligible, if any notification is returned undeliverable, or if the potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit that prize and an alternate winner will be selected from among all remaining entries for that drawing. Each Prize Winner grants Sponsor the right to use and publish his/her proper name and state of residence online in connection with the Contest. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and Promotion Entities to take photographs and/or video of the Prize Winner, and use Prize Winner's name and likeness for any and all advertising and promotional purposes as Sponsor so determines without notice or further compensation, except where prohibited by law. All decisions of the judges and Sponsor shall be binding and final. The Sponsor and the Promotion Entities do not assume any responsibility for any disruption in the Promotion caused by circumstance or other unforeseen events outside of the control of the Sponsor or the Promotion Entities. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures and other statements contained in any Contest materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control.
Contestants or Participants found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Promotion, as solely determined by Sponsor and the Promotion Entities, will be disqualified. If disqualified for any of the above abuses, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate Contestant's eligibility to participate in the Contest. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be in violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest if any fraud, virus or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prizes at random from among the eligible, non-suspect Entries received up to the time of the impairment.
By participating in the Contest, Contestants and Participants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and the Promotion Entities, and the respective officers, directors and employees of each, from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Contest or the processing of Entries; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from Contestant's participation in the Contest or receipt of any prize. Contestant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Sponsor's and the Promotion Entities' liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Promotion, and in no event shall the Sponsor or the Promotion Entities be liable for attorney's fees. Contestants and Participants waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Sponsor and the Promotion Entities reserve the right to correct typographic, clerical or printing errors in any Contest materials. Sponsor and the Promotion Entities are not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this Contest, the administration of the Contest or in the announcement of prize winners, including such error as may give an erroneous indication that a prize has been won. In the event the Sponsor or the Promotion Entities are prevented from continuing with this Promotion, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Contest is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute, or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, provincial or local government law, order of regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within the Sponsor's or Promotion Entities' control (each a "Force Majeure" event) the Sponsor and the Promotion Entities shall have the right, in their sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest without notice or further obligation. If the Sponsor or the Promotion Entities, in their discretion, elect to abbreviate, cancel or terminate the Contest as a result of a Force Majeure event, the Sponsor and the Promotion Entities reserve the right, but shall have no obligation, to award the prize from among all valid and eligible Entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event.
Except where prohibited, Contestant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of New York. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Contestant's and Participant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsors in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Florida, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Florida or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Florida.
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