Fall For Mohawk Pinterest Contest Official Rules
Void Outside The 50 United States Or The District of Columbia And Where Otherwise Prohibited.
ELIGIBILITY: Fall For Mohawk Contest ("Contest") is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 21 years of age or the age of majority in their state of residence at the time of entry. Employees, officers and directors of Mohawk Carpet Distribution, Inc. ("Sponsor") and its affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, advertising and promotion fulfillment and/or judging agencies, and webmasters/suppliers, and their immediate family members (spouse, children, parents, siblings) and persons residing in the same household (whether or not related) of each are not eligible to participate. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or judges which are final and binding in all respects. Contest subject to all applicable United States federal, state and local laws and regulations. Contest begins on September 26, 2012 at 12:00:01 a.m. and ends on November 6, 2012 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Photo Entry: Submit a Pinterest board with 5 images or more, of which at least 5 are from the Contest page, that best expresses your favorite Fall things (“Entry”) you must be the parent or legal guardian of any children in the image. The photo files that are accepted are .png, .jpg, and .gif with a maximum size of 2MB. There is no cost to enter or register; however, normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service provider may apply and will be at your expense.
Alternate Means of Entry: Send your information: name, address, daytime phone number and email address, along with your agreement to the legal and disclaimer information provided in the Official Rules, as well as your Photo Entry to the Fall For Mohawk Contest, Mohawk Carpet Distribution, Inc., 160 South Industrial Boulevard, Calhoun, GA 30703.
Limit 1 Entries per person/household. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than one Entry by using multiple/different email addresses, identities or any other methods will void such entries and that entrant will be disqualified. In the event the same video (as determined solely by Sponsor) is submitted by more than one entrant, only the first Entry received, as determined by receipt on Sponsor’s computer (the official timekeeping device for the Contest) (“Sponsor’s Computer”) will qualify. Correspondence and inquiries concerning the Contest will not be accepted or acknowledged. Once an Entry is submitted it cannot be changed, altered, or modified; becomes the sole property of the Sponsor; and will not be acknowledged or returned. Any Entry which Sponsor, in its sole opinion, deems to be inappropriate for publication will not be considered and the entrant submitting that Entry will be disqualified. An Entry cannot, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, disparage any person, product or entity. Each entrant warrants and represents that his/her Entry (i) is his/her sole and original creation and has not been copied in whole or in part from any other work; (ii) does not violate or infringe any intellectual property right, such as but not limited to, copyright, trademark/trade name, patent, or other proprietary right of any person (including but not limited to rights of privacy or publicity and are not defamatory, slanderous or libelous, or portray in a false light), or entity; (iii) is the sole and exclusive property of the entrant; and (iv) has not in whole or in part been published, submitted for publication consideration, or submitted in any other competition. By entering, each entrant certifies that he/she owns the copyright for the image submitted and grants permission for the use of his/her prepared photograph, and his/her name, hometown, voice, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding the Contest to be posted on www.facebook.com/MohawkFlooring, and in connection with the Contest and otherwise as stated in these Official Rules (as solely determined by Sponsor).
Restrictions on the Photo Entry: Photo Entries that contain children, must contain only images of children for which the entrant is the parent or legal guardian. Entries must not contain any commercial or corporate advertising. Entries may not contain unsuitable content, defamatory statements, or content or statements which, in Sponsor's sole discretion, are unacceptable or illegal. Entries must not contain any materials embodying the names, likeness, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, other than the entrant. Entries cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others including but not limited to photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media. Entries cannot depict violations, and cannot itself be in violation, of any law. Failure to comply with these limitations will void an Entry. Sponsor may remove or disqualify any Photo Entry that fails to fully comply with these restrictions.
HOW TO ENTER: Log on to Pinterest.com/MohawkFlooring or Facebook.com/MohawkFlooring, or MohawkFlooring.com/FallForMohawk ("Website") between 12:00:01 a.m. (Midnight) ET on September 26, 2012 and 11:59:59 p.m. ET on November 6, 2012 and click on the icon, banner or text link to access the Contest page, and then follow the directions to enter and submit your Entry. You will be required to completely and accurately provide the following information: name, address, daytime phone number and email address, and agree to any legal/disclaimer provided. Internet entries must be received and recorded by Sponsor's Computer by 11:59:59 a.m. ET on November 6, 2012.
Entries which do not comply with these Official Rules will be disqualified. ENTRIES POSTED TO THE CONTEST WEBSITE WILL NOT BE SUBSTANTIALLY EDITED BY SPONSOR AND ARE THE VIEWS OR OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT REFLECT THE VIEWS OF SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. The Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry that is submitted.
a) Judging: Entries received will be judged anonymously by a panel of judges selected by the Sponsor. Boards will judged on the basis of the following criteria: Creativity (50%), Style (25%) and Originality (25%), and the top scoring Entry will be the Prize winner. In the case of a tie, the tied Entry with the highest score in Creativity will advance. If the tie continues, the tied Entries will be re-judged by a new independent judge using the same criteria.
Potential Prize Winners will be determined on or about November 15, 2012 and notified by email on or about November 30, 2012. All potential winners will be required to complete, sign, and return a statement of originality and ownership, an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within 7 days of the receipt of the documents. If documents are not timely returned, or if a notification is returned as non-deliverable, or if a potential Prize Winner is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, that potential Prize Winner’s status may be forfeited and an alternate selected, based on the winner criteria outlined herein, if circumstances permit, as solely determined by Sponsor. Potential winners must provide Sponsor with his/her social security number for tax purposes. Winner will be issued a 1099 tax form.
PRIZES/ODDS: Prizes: The winning Entry selected will receive a $500 Coach Gift card. The Sponsor will determine the final selection based on accessibility. This prize does not include installation. Gift cards are subject to Coach Terms and Conditions. Taxes, and any other costs associated with the prize are the winner’s responsibility. Limit 1 winner prize per household.
All prizes will be awarded, provided that a sufficient number of eligible entries are received. Taxes on prizes, if any and any other costs not listed herein are the winner’s responsibility. Prize may not be assigned or transferred. No substitutions or exchange for cash allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize package (or portions thereof) of equal or greater value if a prize (or portions thereof) cannot be awarded as described. Sponsor disclaims all and any liability for the actual provision, quality, or nature of any third-party product or services accepted by a winner.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering, entrants consent to use of their name, likeness, biographical information and voice in advertising worldwide and without compensation (where permitted). Further, they agree: (a) to release, discharge and agree to indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor, Mohawk Carpet Distribution, Inc., and its respective affiliate, subsidiary and related companies, retailers, distributors, advertising and promotion agencies and judging agencies, and all of their respective employees, officers and directors, representatives and agents, and Contest judges (collectively and individually "Releasees"), from and against any and all liability, claims, action, or proceedings, losses, injuries and damages of any kind (whether due to negligence or otherwise), including personal injury, death, and/or property damage, and/or breach or failure of any representation or warranty, and/or infringement of Intellectual Property rights such as but not limited to, copyright, patent, trademark/trade name, and/or infringement of rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, slander, or libel, or portrayal in a false light, arising, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Entry, photograph, or prize or participation in the Contest, or participation in any Contest related activity and (b) if the Prize Winners, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grant permission, in perpetuity, for Sponsor (and agree to confirm such permission in writing) and those acting pursuant to Sponsor's authority to use his/her name, biographical information, photograph, voice and/or likeness and prize information, and Video or Photo Entry (and notwithstanding anything to the contrary in these Official Rules, license the use of the Video or Photo Entry, which may be altered, changed, modified, edited, used alone, together or with other works, and/or used in distorted, illusory or composite form, as solely determined by Sponsor) for advertising, trade, commercial and promotional purposes and other business purposes without further compensation, at any times or time, in all media now known or hereafter discovered world wide and on the Internet and/or World Wide Web without notice or review or approval. Each Video or Photo Entry will be deemed a Work Made For Hire under the Copyright laws of the United States, but if it cannot be so deemed, then the Prize Winners, irrevocably assign and transfer to Sponsor all of his/her right, title and interest in and to her Video or Photo Entry including but not limited to all copyright and trademark rights, in the United States and worldwide, therein, for valuable consideration, the receipt and sufficiency of which is hereby acknowledged. Upon request of Sponsor, each winner shall execute and deliver such additional instrument of assignment, as may be solely deemed by Sponsor, reasonably necessary to establish the ownership of record of the right, title and interest in and to the Video or Photo entry and of the copyrights transferred hereunder in favor of Sponsor, that a winner may now or later have; and to record and perfect same. Should Sponsor fail to request the said assignment as stated that shall not be deemed a waiver of Sponsor's rights and Sponsor may at a later time request the transfer and/or assignment, and the winner agrees to comply with any such request. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Georgia, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state or local courts in or nearest to Calhoun, GA.
IN NO EVENT WILL RELEASEES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ENTRANTS’ PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST, ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE CONTEST INTERNET SITE, OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE CONTEST AND EVERYTHING ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
WINNERS LIST: On or about the following week after each Monthly Video finalist has been determined the prize winner will be announced on the website at www.facebook.com/MohawkFlooring and Pinterest.com/MohawkFlooring. Winners will be posted until December 15, 2012.
SPONSOR: Mohawk Carpet Distribution, Inc., 160 South Industrial Boulevard, Calhoun, GA 30703
ADMINISTRATOR: US Motivation, 7840 Roswell Rd., Atlanta, GA 30350
The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Pinterest. You understand that you are providing your information to Mohawk Carpet Distribution, Inc. and not to Facebook or Pinterest. All Winners will be contacted via the information provided when entering the Contest and not via Facebook. Or Pinterest By entering, you completely release Facebook and Pinterest from any and all responsibility.