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Geeky Monkey Photos Mailing List Free Print Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”)
2016 OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR LEGAL ADULTS OF PURCHASING AGE. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS.
1. ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal adults 18 years of age or older who are subscribed to the Geeky Monkey Photos (“GMP”) electronic mailing list at time of entry and prize awarding. Immediate family members and owners of GMP are not eligible for this giveaway. Persons already subscribed to the GMP mailing list prior to Sweepstakes Start will be automatically entered into the sweepstakes.
2. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins on November 3, 2016 at 12:00:01 am Central Time (“CT”) and ends on November 6, 2016 at 11:59:59 pm CT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The MailChimp server is the official clock for this Sweepstakes.
TO ENTER: Click Here to complete and submit the online entry form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Each entry subscribes the entered email address to the GMP electronic mail list, allowing them to receive updates of new images, periodic mailing-list-only sales and coupons, and other news about GMP.
Limit one (1) entry per email address, regardless of the method of entry. Automated means of entry are prohibited and any use of automated devices will cause disqualification. Only fully completed entries are eligible. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the name of the “authorized account holder” associated with the email address will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Entrants may not use any other device or artifice to register multiple times or as multiple registrants. Any participant who uses any device or artifice to enter multiple times will be disqualified and forfeits any and all prizes won, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules. Information submitted in connection with this Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor for marketing purposes. If you are selected as a winner, your information may also be included in a publicly-available winner’s list.
3. DRAWING AND ODDS OF WINNING: Winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Drawing will be conducted on or about the 10th of November, 2016, by a third party whose decisions shall be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions.
4. PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): One (1) Grand Prize: a 12×18” print of the GMP photo of the winner’s choice, professionally printed on aluminum with hanging hardware included. ARV: $150.00.
PRIZE RESTRICTIONS: Winner will have a coupon code sent to their registered email address. This code is designed to be used at https://geekymonkey.photos and will allow the winner to pick the image of their choice and order a 12×18” print at no charge. Once Winner has placed their order through the GMP website, their print will be ordered and drop shipped to the address provided on the order within 2-3 weeks, depending on lab turn around time. Order must be placed within 30 days of receiving coupon code or code will expire and no prize will be awarded. Prize is non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The winner is granted a limited right to display the print they receive. All other rights to the image, including but not limited to all reproduction and usage rights as well as the image copyright remain with GMP. All costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value at the time the prize was awarded will not be awarded.
5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential Grand Prize winner is subject to verification, including confirmation of subscription to the mailing list at time of prize awarding. Potential Grand Prize winner will be contacted via email to the email address provided during registration. Winner will be required to complete, sign, and return a release, and, where lawful, a Publicity Release (granting the use of the winner’s name, city/state, likeness, or photograph by Sponsor for advertising/publicity purposes, without further compensation) within ten (10) days of attempted mail notification or prize may be forfeited and an alternate potential winner may be contacted. In the event of non-compliance with these Official Rules, or if a prize notification or prize is unclaimed or returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner may be contacted. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address and/or telephone number of entrants.
6. GENERAL CONDITIONS: INTERNET CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, modify, or terminate the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will award the prizes in a random manner to be determined by Sponsor. This Sweepstakes is offered only in the United States and is governed by the laws of the state of Minnesota, and entrants consent to jurisdiction and venue in, and agree that all claims and disputes must be resolved in, the federal or state courts in Hennepin, Minnesota. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. In the event that an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or destroyed, entrant’s sole remedy shall be another entry into the Sweepstakes. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties resulting from user’s participation in, attempt to participate in, or download of any information in connection with participating in the Sweepstakes. No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Sponsor or Sweepstakes Parties for technical problems or technical malfunction, including, without limitation, those arising in connection with any of the following occurrences that may affect the operation of the Sweepstakes: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless, or Internet connectivity, or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts, or providers; garbled, jumbled, or faulty data transmissions; failure of any email transmissions to be sent to or received; lost, late, delayed, or intercepted email transmissions; inaccessibility of the Mobile/web site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or Mobile/web site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention in the operation of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bug, worm; or destruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of the prize or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Mobile/web site. Use of Mobile/web site is at user’s own risk. Sponsor and the Sweepstakes Parties are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or any other losses of any kind that may be sustained to user’s or any other person’s computer equipment resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, use of the Mobile/web site or the download of any information from the mobile/Web Site, or any other loss related to user’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt of any prize. As a condition of entering, entrants agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) to release Sponsor, Sweepstakes Parties from any and all liability, loss, or damage incurred with respect to entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize, including any traveling related thereto; (b) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a prize, winners grants permission for Sponsor and those acting under its authority to use their name, and address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or likeness, for advertising and/or publicity purposes, in any and all media (including posting on Web Site) now known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without further notice to and without additional compensation.
8. WINNER NAME: The winner’s name will be posted to the Web Site and Social Media (Facebook and Instagram) after the winner is verified.
SPONSOR: Geeky Monkey Photography