THE #CINDERELLASLIPPERS BLOGGER CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
Promotion: The “#CinderellaSlippers Blogger Contest” (“Blogger Contest”) is sponsored by Glam Media, Inc., 150 W. 30th St., Suite 10001 New York, NY 10001 (“Sponsor”). The Blogger Contest starts at 7:00PM Eastern Time (ET) on September 4, 2012 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on September 11, 2012 (“Blogger Contest Entry Period”). All applicable United States federal, state and local rules apply. Void where prohibited.
Eligibility: To be eligible you must have a contract with Sponsor in be in good standing as a Glam Publisher in the Fashion vertical category and be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia and at least 18 years of age or older at time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, Pop2Life, LLC, Christian Louboutin, LLC (“Christian Louboutin”), or Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures (“Disney”), and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising agencies, or promotional suppliers or persons involved in any part of the administration and execution of this Blogger Contest and immediate family members (spouses and parents, children and siblings regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of any such employees are not eligible to enter.
How To Enter: To enter, you must do all of the following:
1.Create an outfit inspired by the Disney character Cinderella and a Christian Louboutin Cinderella-inspired Slipper (the “Theme”), photograph you wearing that inspired outfit (“Outfit”) using the mobile application Instagram. Include the photograph (the “Photo”) on your blog submitted for this Blogger Contest that is part of the Glam Media Network (“Blog Post”), include the url permalink to your Blog Post and submit via Survey Monkey found at https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/DBDC5F5 for receipt by Sponsor no later than 11:59 PM ET on 09/11/12. Entrants must be the rightful owner of the Glam account associated with the Blog Post submission. Entries will not be acknowledged or returned.
2.Promote the consumer Contest, sponsored by Glam Media, Inc., “The Search of the Perfect Fit” (“Consumer Contest”), on your Blog Post, directing consumers to submit their own photos using the Theme on Facebook, at http://facebook.com/cinderella to enter the Consumer Contest and adding to your Blog Post the following required disclaimer pertaining to that Consumer Contest as follows:
“NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER. Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia, age 18 or older. Entries must be received between 7:00PM Eastern Time (ET) on September 4, 2012 and 11:59 PM ET on September 11, 2012. See rules at http://on.fb.me/NRRWZG. Sponsor: Glam Media, Inc.”
The Outfit does not have to be comprised of anything you do not already own: Remember, chic style is not necessarily expensive! No purchase of any clothes or accessories is necessary to enter. The Photo and Blog Post are collectively known as “Entry(ies)” or “Entry Materials” and the person uploading the Entry will be deemed the entrant (“Entrant”). Limit of one (1) Entry per person. Entries using different email addresses for a single individual will be disqualified.
Requirements Of Entry: Your Entry must comply with the following and by entering you represent and warrant and agree that:
- The Photo cannot depict any person other than yourself.
- Entrant has received permission from anyone involved in the creation of the Photo (“Third Party Participant”) to submit the Photo with the Entry and to grant the rights granted to Sponsor herein (and if requested from Sponsor will provide evidence of this permission).
- The Photo and Blog Post submitted are the sole, original work of the Entrant and are not copied from any other work and do not infringe upon the rights of any third party. Entrants may not copy or otherwise plagiarize the Entry Material from any source.
- The Entry must be in English.
- The Photo does not contain any third party copyrighted material, products, trademarks, visible logos or otherwise violate or infringe (or may infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo or mark or identifies a brand or other proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity, or is otherwise objectionable, will not be considered and may disqualify the Entry. Therefore, clothing worn or props/items used in the Photo should not contain any visible logos, drawings, cartoons, phrases, trademarks owned by any third-party materials.
- The Photo does not defame or otherwise violate the rights of any third party.
- The Photo and Blog Post cannot be offensive or contain any elements such as nudity, graphically violent imagery, sexually suggestive imagery or text, or be explicitly racial, profane, slanderous or visually depict alcohol, tobacco, gambling or be contrary to the interests of Blogger Contest or Sponsor, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
- You will hold harmless Contest Entities, as hereinafter defined, their respective officers, directors, employees, divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, from any claim by any third party relating to any rights in the Entry.
- Entrant agrees to comply with the Terms of Instagram.com and these Official Rules.
Licensed Rights: Entrants retain ownership of the Entries they submit, however, by entering, Entrant, on behalf of him/herself and any Third Party Participant, grant Sponsor, Pop2Life, LLC, Disney, Christian Louboutin, and any organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Blogger Contest (“Contest Entities”), the perpetual, fully-paid, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to reproduce, prepare derivate works of, distribute, display, exhibit, transmit, broadcast, televise, digitize, otherwise use, and permit others to use and perform throughout the world the Entry or Entry Materials in any manner, form, or format now or hereinafter created, including on the internet, and for any purpose, including, but not limited to, advertising or promotion of Sponsor and Blogger Contest all without further consent from or payment to Entrant or any persons whose material are incorporated in Entrant’s Entry or Entry Materials or who assisting in the creation of the Entry or Entry Materials. The Entries may be published and posted online but Entrants agree that Sponsor has no obligation to post or publish the winning Entry, that all such postings or publication, if any, will be in Sponsor’s sole discretion and that the posting or publication of any Entry or Entry Materials does not guarantee that the specific Entry is a winning Entry. By entering the Blogger Contest, each Entrant also agrees that their Photo and Blog Post may be posted and shared by other others as is associated with the Facebook liking and sharing feature. The Prize Winner will be required to assign his/her rights to the Photo s/he submitted as a condition to being declared the winner.
Selection of Winners: Judging of Entries will take place on or about 9/12/12-9/16/12 as follows:
Round One: All entries will be judged on or about in the first round by Sponsor based upon the following judging criteria (1) Appropriateness to the Theme, which incorporates the style and fashion aesthetic appropriate to the Christian Louboutin and Disney brands 40%; (2) Creativity 20%; (3) Visual impact 20%; and (4) Quality of Entry 20% (collectively, “Judging Criteria”). The top 15 Entrants with the highest scores will be selected as the Finalists and will move onto Round Two. In the event of a tie, the tying Entries will be re-judged based on: Appropriateness to the Theme (100%). In the event of a further tie, the tying Entries will be re-judged based on all of the Judging Criteria again in the same percentages shown (collectively, “Tying Re-Judging”).
Round Two: All Finalists will be judged on or about in the second round by a panel of judges selected by Sponsor, which will include fashion editor(s) from Glam based upon the Judging Criteria. The Entrant with the highest score will be the potential Winner. In the event of a tie, the tying Entries will be re-judged based on: Appropriateness to the Theme (100%). In the event of a further tie, the tying Entries will undergo Tying Re-judging.
Requirements of Prize Winner: The potential Prize Winner will be contacted by phone and/or email on or about September 17, 2012, using the contact information Glam has on file, and will be required to respond to that notification by email or phone within 48 hours and sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and Publicity Release and Assignment of Rights (collectively, “Release”) within seven (7) days of receipt. If the potential Prize Winner does not return a completed Release within that time frame, if the email notification is undeliverable (sent 5 times over a 48 hour period) and/or a potential Prize Winner does not respond by email or phone within 48 hours of notification or if the potential winner is deemed ineligible for any reason, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate Prize Winner having the next highest score will be selected. In the event the Prize Winner is a minor, as determined in the state in which the Prize Winner resides, the applicable Releases must be signed by that minor’s parent or legal guardian on the minor’s behalf. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to the Blogger Contest and the awarding of any prize.
Prize: One prize of a $1000 Christian Louboutin gift card will be awarded. The terms of Christian Louboutin, if any, will apply to the gift card. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution by winner or cash equivalent is allowed except by the Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value at its sole discretion. All fees, federal, state, local or other expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of prize is the sole responsibility of the winner. An IRS form 1099 will be filed on behalf of the winner for the value of the prize.
General: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, at any time and at any stage of the judging process, to reject or disqualify any Entry that is deemed ineligible or for any reason that the Sponsor feels is necessary and/or appropriate, including without limitation, if that Entrant has not complied with these Official Rules or has interfered, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, with the proper conduct of the Blogger Contest. The posting of an Entry does not have any affect on the judging process. Entry constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) for Sponsor and its licensees to use any Prize Winner’s name, city, state, likeness, voice, biographical information and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity in any and all media, now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, notification, permission or approval. By submitting an Entry, Entrants agree to release the Sponsor, Facebook, Inc., Instagram, Inc., Twitter, Inc., Disney, Christian Louboutin, the judges, and any entity or person involved in the Blogger Contest or fulfillment of the prize and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, and each of these companies and individuals' respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Blogger Contest, including the distribution of their Photo or Blog Post to the Facebook like or share feature, or the awarding, use or misuse of the Prize. The Released Parties shall not be liable for: (1) late, lost, delayed, misdirected, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, garbled Entries or Entries that are not retrievable from Instagram.com or Glam.com for any reason; (2) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (3) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of a Entry or other materials; (4) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by participation in the Blogger Contest; or (5) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Blogger Contest. The Sponsor disclaims any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with the Blogger Contest. Sponsor does not make, nor is in any manner responsible for any warranty or representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of the prize. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Blogger Contest should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Blogger Contest. If the Sponsor decides that there are an insufficient number of eligible Entries received it might suspend the Blogger Contest in its sole discretion. The Sponsor may disqualify any Entrant if, in its sole discretion, it determines s/he is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Blogger Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair playing practices of intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other participants or the Sponsor, the judges or their respective representatives. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an Entrant, the Entry may be disqualified in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If Sponsor at any time receives a complaint (including but not limited to a cease and desist letter, general letter of complaint etc.) alleging intellectual property infringement of any element of an Entry or there is any dispute with anyone claiming that a violation of any third party rights, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Entry. The Sponsor shall not be responsible if the Blogger Contest cannot be implemented or does not take place for any reason including delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, strikes, governmental action, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism, including without limitation, or for any reason outside of the Sponsor’s control. Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with the Blogger Contest must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within the United States and the terms, or any dispute, will be governed by the laws of the State of New York. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Blogger Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THE BLOGGER CONTEST. BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF PARTICIPANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE SPONSOR’S WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE BLOGGER CONTEST MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
Official Rules And Prize Winner: For a copy of these Official Rules, or the name of the winner (available after 09/25/12), mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Cinderella Blogger Contest, Winner List or Rules, c/o Pop2Life, 247 Centre Street, 6th Floor, New York, NY 10013 (VT residents need not include stamp). Send request no later than 11/15/12.
This Blogger Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by Facebook, Twitter or Instagram, nor is Facebook, Twitter or Instagram associated with the Blogger Contest in any way. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Blogger Contest must be directed to Sponsor. Instagram is a trademark of Instagram, Inc. Twitter is a trademark of Twitter, Inc. Facebook is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc.