Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022
These are the rules-
The Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 is open to legal residents of the United States (except where prohibited by law) who are fans or followers of the Tacoma Hardwood Floors Facebook page. Entrants must be 18 years old or older as of their date of entry in this promotion in order to qualify. This contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and void where prohibited by law. Tacoma Hardwood Floor’s employees, its subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, and directors (collectively the “Employees”), as well as members of an Employees’ immediate family and/or those living in the same household of Employees are ineligible to enter the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022.
The sponsors are Tacoma Hardwood Floors and That One Firm Inc., located in Tacoma Washington. Sponsors will conduct the contest substantially as described in these Official Rules.
- Agreement to Rules:
By entering this Contest, the Entrant (“You”) agrees to abide by the Sponsors Official Rules and decisions, which are fully and unconditionally binding in all respects. The Sponsors reserve the right to refuse, withdraw, or disqualify any entry at any time at the Sponsors sole discretion. By entering this Contest You represent and warrant that You are eligible to participate based on eligibility requirements explained in the Official Rules. You also agree to accept the decisions of the Sponsors as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022.
- Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 Entry Period:
This promotion begins on 12/10/2022 at 12:00am PST and ends on 12/31/2022 at 11:59pm PST (“Entry Period”). To be eligible for the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022, entries must be received within the specified Entry Period.
- How to Enter:
No Purchase Necessary To Enter. Eligible entrants can enter The Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 by submitting a picture of themselves or pets in their ugly holiday sweater in the comment section of the original contest post on the Facebook page for Tacoma Hardwood Floors. As a participant, your entry must fully meet all Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 requirements, as specified in the Official Rules, in order to be eligible to win a prize. Incomplete entries or those that do not adhere to the Official Rules or specifications will be disqualified at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.
- Your Contest Photo must comply with the following specifications (the “Photo Entry Specifications”):
a. Must be your sweater with you or family pet in it, and be a photograph taken by a friend/family member or you. Reproducing, modifying, enhancing or altering a third party’s pre-existing work does not qualify as your original creation;
b. Not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to copyright. For example, your Contest Photo must not defame, infringe or violate publicity or privacy rights of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person’s, entity’s or organization’s personal or proprietary rights, including but not limited to, intellectual property rights. For greater certainty, your Contest Photo must not contain trademarks, logos, or trade dress owned by anyone other than the Sponsor, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without express, written, prior permission of the trademark or brand owner;
c. Not have been published previously, used commercially, submitted to another competition or contest, or won any other award;
d. Be in “good taste” and in keeping with the Sponsor’s brand image and must not be explicit, offensive, obscene, or profane, and must not be derogatory toward any ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, profession, or age group, or promote any activities that may be unsafe or dangerous, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion;
e. Not contain any commercial content that promotes any product or service;
f. Not defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products;
g. Not be false, inaccurate or misleading;
h. Not violate any law or regulation;
i. Not be libelous, threatening or harassing;
j. Not instigate others to commit illegal activities or violate human rights.
- Your Contest Photo must comply with the following specifications (the “Photo Entry Specifications”):
One first place winner will be awarded the grand prize of a Visa Gift Card for $100.00.
One second place winner will be awarded a $50.00 Visa Gift Card.
Two (2) third place winners will be awarded a $25.00 Visa Gift Card.
WINNERS MUST PROVIDE A VALID EMAIL ADDRESS, WITHIN 10 DAYS OF AWARD NOTIFICATION, VIA FACEBOOK MESSENGER TO That One Firm Inc. OR Tacoma Hardwood Floors, OR EMAIL TO email@example.com
There shall be no cash or other prize substitution permitted except at the Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. The Winner(s), upon acceptance of the prize, is solely responsible for all expenses related to the prize, including without limitation any and all local, state, and federal taxes. The Winner(s) shall not transfer assignment of the prize to others nor shall the Winner(s) request the cash equivalent or prize substitution. By accepting the prize, the selected Winner(s) grant permission for the Sponsor to use the Winners likeness, entry, and name for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law.
The total number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning.
- Selection and Notification of Winner:
The Winners will be selected by community vote determined by post/entry with most Facebook “likes” received by the end of the entry period under the supervision of the Sponsors. The Sponsors will notify the Winner(s) by notification on the Facebook pages and Facebook messenger within 5 days following Winner selection. The Sponsors are not responsible for nor shall have any liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due Facebook security settings that may cause notifications to be marked as spam or junk or unread. Nor shall the Sponsors be liable for the Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner 1) fails to claim (provide email for gift card delivery) the prize within 10 days from the time the award notification was sent, or 2) is found ineligible, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected. Receipt of the prize Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 by the Winner is upon the condition of compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. IF THE WINNER VIOLATES ANY OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, THE WINNER (AT THE SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL BE DISQUALIFIED, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
- Rights Granted by You:
By submitting an entry (e.g., photo) into this Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022, You understand and agree that the Sponsors, any individual acting on the Sponsor’s behalf, and the licensees successors, and assigns of the Sponsor shall, where permitted by law, have the right to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use in any media known now or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, worldwide, and without limitation, your submission, name, photo, portrait, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022, and your biographical information for news, publicity, advertising, promotional purposes, trade, information, and public relations without any further notice, review, consent, compensation, or remuneration. By entering this contest, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right(s) of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Tacoma Hardwood Floors and That One Firm Inc. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Tacoma Hardwood Floors and That One Firm Inc. from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Tacoma Hardwood Floors and That One Firm Inc. may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
- Terms & Conditions:
In its sole discretion, the Sponsors reserve the right to modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 should non-authorized human intervention, a bug or virus, fraud, or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, impact or corrupt the security, fairness, proper conduct, or administration of the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022. The Sponsors, in the event of any of the above issues, may determine the Winner(s) based on all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by the Sponsors. Individuals who tamper with or attempt to tamper with the operation, entry process or voting of submissions of the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 or website or violates these Terms & Conditions will be disqualified by the Sponsors in its sole discretion. In its sole discretion, the Sponsors have the right to maintain the integrity of the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022, to void votes for any reason. Attempts by any entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. If any such attempt is made, the Sponsors reserve the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Limitation of Liability:
Your entry into this Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 constitutes Your agreement to release and hold harmless the Sponsors and its subsidiaries, representatives, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, successors, agents, assigns, directors, employees, and officers against and from any and all claims, liability, illness, injury, death, litigation, loss, or damages that may occur, directly or indirectly from participation in the Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 and/or the 1) Winner accepting, possessing, using, or misusing of any awarded prize or any portion thereof; 2) any type of technical failure; 3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, phone, or Internet service; 4) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; 5) electronic error or human error in the Promotion administration or the processing of entries.
THIS Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022 IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND WASHINGTON STATE, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. The Entrant agrees, as a condition of participating in this promotion, that if any disputes cannot be resolved between the Entrant and the Sponsors, and if causes of action arise out of or are connected with this Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022, they shall be individually resolved exclusively before a court located in WASHINGTON STATE having jurisdiction, without resorting to any form of class action. Under no circumstances in any such dispute shall the participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Ugly Holiday Sweater Contest 2022). The participant waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
- Winners List:
You may obtain a copy of the Winners name(s) or a copy of these Official Rules, by sending your request via email to firstname.lastname@example.org
- The Ugly Sweater Holiday Contest 2022 sponsored by Tacoma Hardwood Floors and That One Firm is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.