BARE & SHARE INSTAGRAM CHALLENGE CONTEST RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ONLINE ENTRY ONLY AND INTERNET CONNECTION REQUIRED. AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY OR DECLARATION OF COMPLIANCE AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM MAY BE REQUIRED.
BY ENTERING THE GIVEAWAY, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL GIVEAWAY RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSORS FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES.
Bare & Share Sweepstakes ("the Giveaway") is sponsored by POPSUGAR Inc. (owner and operator of popsugar.com) and having an address of 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104 and Procter & Gamble Company (owner and operator of the brand Herbal Essences) and having an address at 1 or 2, Procter & Gamble Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45201 (collectively, the "Sponsors"). POPSUGAR Inc. is the sole administrator of the Bare & Share Sweepstakes. Entrant's registration and participation in the Giveaway shall be governed by the terms and conditions contained herein (the "Official Giveaway Rules").
ELIGIBILITY: The Giveaway is open only to permanent, legal residents physically residing in one of the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia, excluding Florida, New York and Rhode Island, and excluding all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations. All entrants must be the age of majority in their respective state as of the date of entry. Employees of Sponsors and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Giveaway, and their immediate family members (defined as spouses and biological, adoptive or step-parents, legal guardians, children, siblings, or grandparents, their respective spouses and any dependent under federal income tax law) or household members are not eligible to participate in or win the Giveaway. Winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility or Declaration of Compliance and complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the applicable prize. Void where prohibited by law. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply. No purchase is necessary to participate in the Giveaway.
HOW TO ENTER: No purchase is necessary to participate in the Giveaway. To enter, you must navigate to the Giveaway landing page indicated below and complete all of the following steps between 3:00 am PDT on April 9, 2014 and 12:00pm PDT on May 15, 2014 (the "Entry Period"):
On Giveaway Landing Page (http://www.bellasugar.com/Show-Us-Your-Festival-Inspried-Hair-You-Could-Win-1000-34483693)
1. Enter First and Last Name, Email Address and Mailing Address
2. Follow @HerbalEssences & upload a photos or images of the user's music-festival inspired hair from Instagram including the following hashtag: #HerbalEssences.
Alternative Method of Entry (AMOE). You may also enter the Giveaway by mail as follows. On a plain 3" x 5" index card, legibly handprint or type your first name, last name, date of birth, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number (including area code), and email address (if any) and mail your completed 3" x 5" card to: "Bare&Share Sweepstakes," POPSUGAR Inc., 111 Sutter St, San Francisco, CA 94104. To be considered eligible in the Giveaway, AMOE entries must be postmarked not later than Thursday, May 15, 2014 and received no later than Monday, May 19, 2014.
By participating in the Giveaway, entrant warrants and represents that his/her entry is original to the entrant and does not contain any material that would violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyrights (including, without limitation, copyrighted images or footage), trademarks or rights of privacy or publicity. The entrant further warrants and represents that entrant has all appropriate clearances, permissions and releases for the entry, including releases from all persons appearing in the photograph, location releases for all recognizable locations, and releases from anyone who assisted in the creation of the photograph. The entrant must be able to provide on request all appropriate clearances, permissions and releases for the entry, including releases from all persons appearing in the photograph, location releases for all recognizable locations and releases from anyone who assisted in the creation of the photograph. In the event an entrant cannot provide all required releases, Sponsors reserves the right, in Sponsors's sole discretion, to disqualify the applicable entry or seek to secure the releases and clearances for Sponsors's benefit. The photograph may not feature nudity or obscene language or material that is libelous or defamatory.
By submitting an entry in the Giveaway, entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsors will own all entries submitted by you in the Giveaway. Each entrant into the Giveaway hereby irrevocably grants, transfers, sells, assigns and conveys to the Sponsors, its successors and assigns, all present and future right, title and interest of every kind and nature whatsoever in and to the entry for exploitation throughout the universe, in perpetuity, by means of any and all media and devices whether now known or hereafter devised. Sponsors shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to edit, composite, morph, scan, duplicate, or alter, the entry for any purpose which Sponsors deems necessary or desirable. Each entrant hereby acknowledges that such entrant does not reserve any rights in and to his/her entry.
WINNER SELECTION: One (1) entry will be chosen to receive the prize. Winners will be notified via email/instagram by May 21, 2014. Sponsors reserves the right to determine the method of notification. Winners must contact Sponsors via @popsugar's Direct Message on Instagram or email at firstname.lastname@example.org to claim their prize within 3 business days after the date of notification of such Prize.
The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. The Giveaway will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsors. The decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding in all matters relating to this Giveaway. All entrants and any guests of the Prize winner agree to abide by these Official Giveaway Rules. Any guests of the Prize winner shall be bound by and subject to the terms and conditions of these Official Giveaway Rules as if such individual had participated in the Giveaway as an entrant. All entrants must be the age of majority in their respective state as of the date of entry and any guests of the Prize winner must be the age of majority in their respective state as of the date of travel.
PRIZES: The Prize consists of a ONE (1) $1,000.00 VISA Gift Card
If a potential Prize winner forfeits or does not claim the prize, prize will be re-awarded, in Sponsors's sole discretion. Other restrictions may apply. Decisions of the Sponsors are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Giveaway. All prizes will be awarded. In no event shall the Sponsors be obligated to award more prizes than the number of prizes stated in these Official Giveaway Rules. No substitutions (including for cash) are permitted, except that Sponsors reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any prize. Winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of their prize. If required by Sponsors, the winner must complete and return to Sponsors an IRS Form W-9 that reflects winner's taxpayer identification number or social security number. The winner will receive from Sponsors an IRS form 1099-MISC at the end of the calendar year, and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS. To receive a complete list of winners or a copy of the Official Giveaway Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Prize Fulfillment, POPSUGAR Inc., 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. Specify winner's list or rules on your request.
Please allow 6-8 weeks for prize delivery.
INDEMNIFICATION: BY ENTERING THE GIVEAWAY, ENTRANTS AND ANY GUESTS OF ENTRANTS FOREVER AND IRREVOCABLY AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSORS, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK AND ITS DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (COLLECTIVELY "RELEASEES") FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, DAMAGES, RIGHTS, CLAIMS, LAWSUITS, PENALTIES, PROCEEDINGS, JUDGMENTS AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND ARISING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THE GIVEAWAY, ENTRY, PARTICIPATION OR IN ABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY GIVEAWAY-RELATED ACTIVITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE REMOVAL FROM THE SITE OF, OR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS), OR RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, RECEIPT, DELIVERY, POSSESSION, ATTENDANCE AT, TRAVEL RELATED TO, DEFECT, USE, INABILITY TO USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE GIVEAWAY, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, AS WELL AS CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY.
GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES: An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Giveaway if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Giveaway Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsors. Participation in the Giveaway is at entrant's own risk. By receipt of any prize, the applicable winner and his or her guest, if any, agrees to release and hold harmless Releasees for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the Giveaway entry form) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind, 2) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the Giveaway, 3) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Giveaway or 4) any warranty of fitness or merchantability of any prize or the function or operation thereof. Releasees do not make any, and hereby disclaims any and all, representations or warranties of any kind regarding any prize. Unless prohibited by applicable law, the acceptance of the Prize by the winner constitutes his/her permission for the Sponsors to use his/her name, voice, likeness, address (state) biographical information and testimonials for advertising and/or publicity purposes in connection with this Giveaway only, worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation. By entering or accepting a prize in the Giveaway, winner agrees to be bound by these Official Giveaway Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. The winner will be required to execute and return to Sponsors within five (5) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and (where imposing such condition is legal) and any additional documents required by Sponsors in connection with the possibility of receiving the Prize. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive a prize. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Giveaway will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsors reserves the right to modify these Official Giveaway Rules in any way or at any time. Sponsors reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Giveaway should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond Sponsors's control corrupts the administration, security or proper play of the Giveaway, or for any reason that Sponsors believes in good faith would be fair to the entrants and the conduct of the Giveaway. In the event of cancellation or suspension, Sponsors shall promptly post a notice on the Giveaway entry page to such effect. This Giveaway shall be governed by California law without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating in this Giveaway, entrants hereby irrevocably consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts of San Francisco, California for any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Giveaway.
The Giveaway is in no way Sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Facebook.