CASASUGAR’S TURN YOUR PHOTO INTO A WORK OF ART OFFICIAL GIVEAWAY RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR WHERE BONDING, REGISTRATION, OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS WOULD BE REQUIRED BUT HAVE NOT BEEN MET. AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND RELEASE OF LIABILITY FORM MAY BE REQUIRED.
The CasaSugar Turn Your Photo Into a Work of Art Giveaway is sponsored by Sugar Publishing Inc. (owner and operator of casasugar.com) and having an address of 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104 and Shutterfly, Inc., having an address of 2800 Bridge Parkway, Redwood City, CA 94065 (collectively, “Sponsor”). Entrant’s registration and participation in the Giveaway shall be governed by the terms and conditions contained herein (the “Official Giveaway Rules”) and all entrants agree to abide by these Official Giveaway Rules.
ELIGIBILITY: The Giveaway is open only to permanent, legal residents who physically reside in one of the fifty (50) United States of America or the District of Columbia, with the exception of Rhode Island, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations. All entrants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor 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 or household 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) are not eligible to participate in or win the Giveaway. Winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the Grand Prize (as defined below). 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 be eligible to participate in the Giveaway. To enter, you must complete all of the following steps between 6:00 am PT on Monday, September 24, 2012 and 11:59pm PST on Sunday, September 30, 2012 (the “Entry Period”):
1. Become a follower of CasaSugar on Facebook to have access to the Turn Your Photo into a Work of Art Giveaway, hosted by Offerpop.
2. Submit your name and email address on the Giveaway entry page.
3. Upload up to five (5) high-resolution photos that you’ve taken, which truly represent you and what you find beautiful. For each uploaded photo, write a caption expressing how you felt the moment you took the shot. All rights to photos are yours - Casa remains able to post the winners' photos in a finale post.
For clarification, uploading up to five (5) photos constitutes one entry. Entrants email addresses become the property of the Sponsor. Duplicate entries will be void. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by script, macro or other automated means.
Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply.
All rights to photos belong to the individual - Casa remains able to post the winners' photos in a finale post, but will not use photos in any other manner.
REQUIREMENTS OF PHOTOS: Photos may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:
is sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; contains nudity;
promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;
is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group;
defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, without permission; contains any personal identification, such as personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission;
contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission;
communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or violates any law.
Entry must be the original work of the entrant, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. If the entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Giveaway Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person who appears in or is identifiable in the entry. Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render an entry null and void. By submitting an entry, entrant represents and warrants that he/she and any persons appearing or who are identifiable in the entry consent to the submission and use of the entry in the Giveaway and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.
SELECTION: At the end of the Entry Period, the five (5) photos which reflect the most creative design and exhibit true artistry shall be selected by a CasaSugar editor, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. CasaSugar will select no more than one winning photo per entrant, and each entrant whose photo is selected as a winning photo will be a “Winner.” The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Giveaway. Each Winner must claim his or her prize within seventy-two (72) hours after the date of notification of such prize. A Winner's failure to respond to the prize notification within the specified seventy-two (72) hours will be considered such Winner's forfeiture of the prize and an alternate Winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If an entrant is found to be ineligible, an alternate Winner may also be selected from the pool of eligible entries. The Winners will be notified on or around Wednesday, Oct 3, 2012. Sponsor reserves the right to determine the method of notification. To receive a complete list of Winners or a copy of the Official Giveaway Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Prize Fulfillment, Sugar Publishing Inc., 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. Specify “List of Winners” or “Rules” on your request.
PRIZE: Each of the five (5) Winners will have their winning photo transformed into a canvas (the “prize”) by Shutterfly Home Decor. Approximate retail value of each prize is estimated to be between $79.99-149.99, based on the size of the canvas, which is to be determined by Shutterfly. Shutterfly will determine the size of the canvas from the resolution of the photo uploaded and create the best quality print attainable. If a potential Winner forfeits or does not claim the prize, the prize will be re-awarded, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Other restrictions may apply. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Giveaway. All prizes will be awarded. In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award more prizes than the number of prizes stated in these Official Giveaway Rules. Each Winner shall be responsible and liable for any federal, state and local taxes on the value of the prize. Any difference between actual value and stated approximate value will not be awarded. The prizes issued in connection with this Giveaway are not redeemable for cash or transferable; and no substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s direction and sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to ship prizes directly to the email and/or mailing address provided by Winners during their entry to the Giveaway.
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 Sponsor. Participation in the Giveaway is at entrant’s own risk. Neither Sponsor, nor Sponsor’s partners, subsidiaries, affiliated entities, employees, directors, officers, agents or representatives (collectively, “Releasees”) shall be liable for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by a Winner on the entry form, 2) 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, 3) 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, 4) 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 5) any warranty of fitness or merchantability of any prize or the function or operation thereof. Sponsor does not make any, and hereby disclaims any and all, representations or warranties of any kind regarding any prize. Unless prohibited by applicable law, your entry constitutes your permission to use your name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state) and testimonials in all media, in perpetuity, in any manner Sponsor deems appropriate for publicity purposes without any further compensation to you. By entering or accepting a prize in the Giveaway, Winners agree to be bound by these Official Giveaway Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. When applicable, a Winner may be required to execute and return to Sponsor within three (3) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility to be eligible for the prize or an alternate Winner will be selected. A 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. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Giveaway Rules in any way or at any time. Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Giveaway should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Giveaway. In the event of cancellation or suspension, Sugar shall promptly post a notice on the Giveaway entry page to such effect. This Giveaway shall be governed by California law. 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.
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