|The Ultimate Baby Shower- Official Rules|
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
THIS CONTEST IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY, OR
ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK®.
CONTEST DESCRIPTION: This contest is a sweepstakes sponsored by both hosting blog owners cash contributions as listed below, and company product contributions.
ELIGIBILITY: This Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (and their immediate families or those living in the same household) of sponsoring parties as listed below ("Sponsors") and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, parent and related companies, suppliers, printers and advertising, promotional and judging agencies are not eligible to enter or win. Void outside the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia and/or where prohibited and restricted by law. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations.
HOW TO ENTER: The Contest begins at 12:00:01 a.m. EST on April 13, 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EST on May 11, 2012 ("Contest Term"). The Ultimate Baby Shower's computer is the official time keeping device for online entry into the Contest. No entries into the Contest will be accepted before or after the Contest Term. To enter, visit the entry page HERE. Winner will be chosen via Rafflecopter form using Random.org.
Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of points by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means or any other method or with the intent to impair the integrity of this Contest (all as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion), will void that entrant's entries and the entrant will be disqualified.
All entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. EST on May 11, 2012.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: ADD THE FINALIZED PRIZE LISTING HERE
WINNER SELECTION: The Prize Winners will be selected by Sponsor whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Contest. The Prizes are guaranteed to be awarded.
Random Drawing—A Winner will be chosen in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The potential Winner selected in the random drawing will be conducted on or about May 12, 2012.
Limit one (1) Prize per person/email address/household.
The potential Winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, release of liability, and where lawful, a publicity consent and release agreement, and Form W-9 (if applicable) all within ten (10) days of notification or attempted notification. Failure to return the documents and/or requested information, or the return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or if a Winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected from among all remaining eligible entries according to the applicable selection method for the Prize.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: The Winner will be notified by email. Three (3) attempts will be made to contact a Winner within a five (5) day period. If a Winner fails to respond within the five (5) day period, or if an e-mail attempt is consistently returned as undeliverable, or if the selected Winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason within fourteen (14) days, or s/he is not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: No substitution for any prize will be permitted. If necessary due to unavailability of the Prize, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded at the discretion of the Sponsor. Prize is not transferable, assignable or redeemable for cash. By entering this Contest and/or accepting the Prize, Winner and entrants hereby consent (except where prohibited by law) to the reasonable use by Sponsor of the Winner's and entrant's name, age, photograph, voice, likeness and/or image, and hometown address without any further compensation for any future promotional activity related to this Contest.
ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received for the Contest.
CONDUCT OF PARTICIPATION: By entering the Contest, entrant affirms that he or she has read and agrees to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges and Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant acting in violation of the Official Rules or found tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Contest or the website.
WARRANTIES AND CONSENTS: By completing and submitting an entry, you: (a) represent and warrant that (i) you have read, and agree to be bound by, these Official Rules, and any applicable policies or procedures posted by Facebook®, (ii) based on these Official Rules, you are eligible to participate in the Contest, and (iii) all of the information provided as part of your entry is accurate, does not violate any third party's legal rights (including without limitation rights of privacy and publicity), and otherwise does not violate applicable law; (b) consent to the use of your name and/or likeness by Sponsor for promotional purposes (whether online, in print or through any other media now known or hereafter developed), without additional compensation or authorization unless prohibited by law; and (c) agree to be bound by the interpretations of these Official Rules by Sponsor, which are final in all matters relating to the Contest; and (d) acknowledge that this Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook®.
INTERNET: If for any reason this Contest is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any person who tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest.
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE RELATED TO SPONSOR OR THE CONTEST OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor and each of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; printing or other errors; and any entries which are late, lost, delayed, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible, or any combination thereof. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Contest in the event that it becomes necessary due to circumstances beyond Sponsor's control. In the event the Contest is terminated early, Winner(s) will be selected from all eligible entries received at the time of termination.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY: By participating, Winner and entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless The Ultimate Baby Shower, Moms with Voices Media, Sponsors, Facebook® and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by the Winner, entrants or any other third parties related in any way to the operation of this Contest, as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses (whether alleged, threatened, or actual) to any person or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Contest.
OWNERSHIP OF ENTRIES: Subject only to rights in your Personal Information, ALL ENTRIES BECOME THE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR AND WILL NOT BE RETURNED OR ACKNOWLEDGED. You will take all further acts necessary to effectuate the intent of these Official Rules, including, without limitation, executing and delivering to the Sponsor, all such agreements, contracts and any other documents to confirm Sponsor's ownership of the entries.
FORCE MAJEURE: The failure of the Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of the Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations) or other force majeure event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited or otherwise outlined in these Official Rules, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate New York State Court; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the
Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.