Screen Junkies Show Contest Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Open to Legal Residents of the United States and District of Columbia, who are the age of majority (21 in Mississippi, 19 in Alabama and Nebraska, 18 in all other states) or older as of the entry date of the Screen Junkies Contest. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law.
The Screen Junkies Contest (the “Contest”) begins at 10:00:01am PST July 23rd, 2013 and ends at 9:59:59am PST on August 1st, 2013 (the “Contest Period”).
HOW TO ENTER
To enter the Contest, you must post a comment during the Contest Period for the Screen Junkies Show – [ComicCon Round Up 2013!] video featured at http://www.youtube.com/screenjunkies (“Entry”). By posting your Entry, you are agreeing to the terms of these Rules.
Any Entry or portion thereof that is, in ChickiP’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, contains any third-party materials, or otherwise violates any law or infringes (or may infringe) any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary right of any person, or is otherwise objectionable, will not be considered. ChickiP shall have the sole discretion to determine whether a submission qualifies as an Entry. Each Entry must be original to the entrant. The term “original” means that the Entry was newly created by you and is not obtained or copied from anyone or anywhere else. Automated, script, macro or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Entries that are determined by ChickiP to violate these Rules will be disqualified from the Contest.
At the end of the Contest Period, a panel of moderators chosen by ChickiP in its sole discretion will select the winner. All eligible Entries will be judged on the following criteria, in equal parts: originality, humor, creativity.
The decisions of ChickiP shall be final and binding in all respects.
One (1) Prize will be awarded in the Contest consisting of one (1) Best Buy Gift Card in the amount of $25 (ARV $25). Best Buy Gift Cards are issued by Best Buy, Inc. are good for purchases at participating Best Buy stores in the United States, and are subject to the terms and conditions listed thereon. Best Buy, the Best Buy logo, the tag design and BestBuy.com are trademarks of BBY Solutions, Inc. Best Buy is not a sponsor of this Contest.
The Prize is not transferable and no substitutions or cash equivalents are permitted. ChickiP reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. If the Prize is not claimed within the specified time limit, or if the winner is deemed ineligible, the prize may, in ChickiP’s sole discretion, be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be selected using the judging and other criteria described herein. Federal taxes, local state taxes, taxes, V.A.T. taxes, and any other fees or costs connected with prize acceptance and/or use not specified herein as being provided will be the sole responsibility of the winners. Such costs may include, without limitation: federal, state, provincial or local taxes or government surcharges or fees; and expenses not specified herein. Any difference between actual value and stated ARV will not be awarded.
On or about five days after the end of the Contest Period, ChickiP will notify the winner by email. The winner (or a winner’s parent/legal guardian if winner is deemed a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to sign and properly execute, a liability waiver, and to the extent legal, publicity release form(s) (collectively called “Release Forms”) and return them within three (3) days of receipt. If such forms are not properly returned on a timely basis or a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if the potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Rules, the Prize will be forfeited.
All potential WINNERS are subject to verification by CHICKIP, whose decisions are final AND BINDING. An entrant is not a winner of any prize, even if the PROMOTION SHOULD so indicate, unless and until entrant’s eligibility and the eligibility of the entry haVE been verified, all requisite documentation has been COMPLETED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN notified that verification is complete.
No substitution, barter, transfer, or assignment of prize permitted, except that ChickiP, in its sole discretion, may choose to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.
Except to the extent prohibited by applicable law, by entering the Contest, entrants agree that ChickiP and its related and affiliated companies may use the name, address (city, state), photograph, videotape, voice, likeness and/or prize information of any entrant or individual included in the Entry for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any media, throughout the world, without further notice and/or compensation.
This Contest is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, who are the age of majority (21 in Mississippi, 19 in Alabama and Nebraska, 18 in all other states) or older at the time of entry. Employees of ChickiP or Best Buy Stores. L.P., and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees and licensees, advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children, siblings and their respective spouses) and individuals living in the same household as such employees are ineligible to enter or win the Contest.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
BY PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, ENTRANTS AGREE TO ABIDE BY THE TERMS OF THESE RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF CHICKIP, WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO CLAIM AMBIGUITY IN THE RULES, AND RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS CHICKIP, BEST BUY STORES, L.P. AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, FRANCHISEES AND LICENSEES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS AND EMPLOYEES, (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASEES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY INJURIES, LOSSES, DAMAGES, CLAIMS, ACTIONS ANY LIABILITY OF ANY KIND RESULTING FROM OR ARISING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION, OR ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF THE PRIZE. EXCEPT AS OTHERWISE SET FORTH BELOW, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT VENUE AND JURISDICTION SHALL BE EXCLUSIVELY IN THE FEDERAL AND STATE COURTS LOCATED IN THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA AND ANY AND ALL DISPUTES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY THE SUBSTANTIVE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA WITHOUT REGARD TO THE CONFLICTS OF LAWS PRINCIPLES TEREOF.
ADDITIONAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
If an entrant changes his/her telephone number, email address and/or street address after he/she enters the Contest, it is his/her sole responsibility to notify ChickiP by (postal) mailing notice to ChickiP’s address (listed below) to be received by the end of the Contest Period. Releasees are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Contest related materials; or for transactions (including Entry submissions) that are lost, misdirected, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, telephone, human or other error; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, including inability to access any web site associated with this Contest, or process any transaction thereon.
If for any reason the Contest cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of ChickiP that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, or if this Contest is compromised or becomes technically corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, ChickiP reserves the right to terminate, modify or suspend the Contest or any portion thereof, including these Official Rules. If the Contest is terminated before the original end date, ChickiP may, but is not obligated to, select the potential winner from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received as of the termination time/date.
ChickiP reserves the right to modify or terminate the Contest in its entirety at any time and at its sole discretion, without liability. The Contest may be terminated or modified prior to the stated expiration date. If so, a notice will be posted on http://www.youtube.com/screenjunkies. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, ChickiP reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any attempts by an individual to access any website associated with this Contest via a bot script or other brute force attack or any other unauthorized means will result in the IP address becoming ineligible. Use of automated entry devices, or Contest entry services or programs are prohibited.
USE OF ENTRIES
By entering the Contest, you hereby warrant and represent that your Entry is original and does not infringe the rights of any third party and hereby agree not to instigate, support, maintain or authorize any action, claim or lawsuit against ChickiP or its affiliates, or any other person, on the grounds that any use of your Entry, or any derivative works thereof infringe any of your rights as creator of the Entry, including, without limitation, trademark rights, copyrights and moral rights or “droit moral.” ChickiP or its designees, including, without limitation, Best Buy, Inc., shall have the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, promote, display, distribute, perform, assign and otherwise use Entries, any portion thereof and any component thereof (including, without limitation, name, likeness, voice, performance and photograph of any individuals featured therein) in any way it sees fit, in any medium now known or hereafter devised, including, without limitation, television commercials and for any advertising and promotional purposes, without additional compensation, except to the extent prohibited by applicable law.
For a list of winners, available after July 23, 2013, send your request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Screen Junkies’ “Best Buy” Contest Winner, 5757 Wilshire Blvd, Ste 300, Los Angeles, CA 90036. Requests must be received by August 1, 2013, 9:59:59am PST.
Sponsor: ChickiP, LLC [5757 Wilshire Blvd. Suite 300 Los Angeles, CA 90036]
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