SCOTT® Brand Pic to Win Sweepstakes Official Rules
Sponsored by Kimberly-Clark Global Sales, LLC 2100 Winchester Road, Neenah, WI 54956.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER IF YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE OR NOT LOCATED IN THE 50 U.S. OR D.C. AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
This is an offer and does not imply that you have won a prize.
This sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Colombia (VOID in PR), 18 years of age or older. Employees and members of their immediate families and households of Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and anyone involved in the production, development or handling of this Sweepstakes are not eligible. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, legal guardians, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean those people who share the same residence at least three months a year. SWEEPSTAKES IS SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE LAWS AND IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 am CT July 17, 2014 and ends 11:59 pm CT on November 17, 2014 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
HOW TO ENTER
Navigate the Internet to www.scottbrand.com, click on sweepstakes link and complete all the requested information, and follow the instructions to enter online. You must completely fill out the entry form, or your entry will be ineligible. You must also upload a photo reflecting your “Ugly Bathroom” and provide a photo description (10 words or fewer). Photo must be submitted in either JPEG or PNG format as further described below. THIS IS NOT A PHOTO CONTEST. Selection of winners is by random drawing. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. They will not be returned or acknowledged. No responsibility is assumed for lost, late, stolen, misdirected, mutilated, incomplete, or illegible mail or entries. Promotion materials and entries are void if they are in whole or in part illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, or obtained through fraud or theft. No responsibility is assumed for any failure or unavailability of electronic communications or Internet connections. By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. You are limited to one (1) entry per person and e-mail address.
The photo submitted must be an original photo and you must be the photographer or permission of the photographer. You must also have the permission of any person used as a subject in, or that appears in, any submitted photo. Any editing / retouching / modifying applied to a submitted photo must have been performed by you as the submitting party and use of a stock photo is not allowed. All submitted photos and descriptions must be original, non-professional, must not have been previously published or won any previous award, and must not contain any material that is obscene, defamatory, objectionable, illegal or otherwise inappropriate, or that would infringe upon third party rights if used in advertising. Photo(s) may be taken by any type of camera, but must be submitted digitally in either JPEG or PNG format with a minimum resolution of 600X800 pixels and a maximum size per photo of 2 megabytes. All photos and photo descriptions submitted as part of your Sweepstakes entry form must be family appropriate and appropriate for all ages. THE DECISION REGARDING THE APPROPRIATENESS AND ELIGIBILITY OF EACH SUBMISSION SHALL BE AT THE SOLE DISCRETION OF SPONSOR.
By entering, you grant an unrestricted, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to Sponsor to post, display, publish and use your entry photo and description in any form (including in cropped or edited form, as Sponsor deems appropriate and necessary), on or in connection with the Scott Brand webpage and in promotional materials relating thereto, without further compensation. Entrant agrees not to submit his or her entry photo(s) or description for commercial use by a competitor of Sponsor for a period of twelve (12) months from the date of entry in this Sweepstakes. By entering, you warrant and represent that you are the photographer of the submitted photo(s) or you have the permission of the photographer, that you are the author of the description, and that you have obtained all permissions necessary for Sponsor to display, post, publish or use your photo(s) and description on the Scott Brand webpage and in promotional materials relating thereto (such as, without limitation, in newsletters), including, but not limited to, permission from all persons depicted in your photo(s) and from any owner or holder of any property, copyrights, trademarks or other rights in materials or other items depicted in your photo(s). By entering, you also agree to confirm to Sponsor any of the above in writing during the Sweepstakes Period or thereafter, upon Sponsor’s request. Entries may be disqualified if photo(s) or description contain materials trademarked, copyrighted, used or submitted elsewhere, or any obscene, defamatory or other offensive or inappropriate or illegal material as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entries which Sponsor, at its sole discretion, determine to be inconsistent with its corporate standards, reputation or consumer expectations. If integrity of Sweepstakes is compromised in any manner, Sponsor reserves the right to modify Sweepstakes and conduct a drawing based on all eligible entries received that are unaffected by the problem, and/or to terminate the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any person who attempts to tamper with the Sweepstakes, to harass or interfere with any other entrant, or otherwise acts in an inappropriate or unsportsmanlike way, all as determined by Sponsor in its absolute discretion. Submissions shall be void if incomplete, not legible, or if they contain errors or do not comply strictly with all requirements in these rules.
PRIZES/ODDS OF WINNING
Two (2) Grand Prizes: $25,000 suggested to be used towards a Bathroom Makeover.
Eight (8) First Prizes: A Trip to the winner’s choice of a stock car race during the 2015 Race Season. Specific stock car race is subject to availability of tickets. Prize consists of: round-trip coach air transportation for Winner and a Guest between Airport closest to selected race and major airport in U.S. nearest winner’s home, 3-days/2-nights double occupancy hotel accommodations, rental car, Race Tickets and Race Day Activities for Winner and Guest and hotel room taxes, (approx. retail value \,500, actual value may vary depending on timing and departure and destination city). All travel dates, arrangements and races are subject to availability. A major credit card will be required at hotel check-in to cover any miscellaneous expenses. All costs and expenses not specifically listed herein, including but not limited to gratuities, additional meals, taxes, expenses, travel insurance, optional extra activities, and any other incidentals not mentioned herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. If winner lives within 250 miles of selected race, ground transportation may be substituted in lieu of air travel. Winner and guest must travel on designated dates. Winner and guest must travel on same itinerary. Seating location at race at Sponsor’s discretion. No responsibility is assumed for postponement or cancellation of race. In the event the race does not take place as scheduled, no substitution or compensation will be provided. No cash alternative.
Odds of winning a Prize depend upon number of entries received. If any prize becomes unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value. Taxes and any expenses not listed above are responsibility of winner. Prizes may not be transferred.
Limit one prize per household. Allow 6-8 weeks after validation for receipt or arrangement of receipt of prize.
WINNER SELECTION / VALIDATION
Winners will be selected at random from among all eligible entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Period on or about December 1, 2014 by an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final on all aspects of the Sweepstakes.
Entrants agree to be bound by these Rules. You are not a winner until validated and you receive official notification from the administering organization. All prize claims are subject to verification and compliance with the Official Rules, including eligibility requirements for winner. Potential winners will be notified by overnight mail, telephone or email and may be required to sign, notarize and return when requested an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Prize Release and, except where prohibited, and an Advertising/Publicity Release within ten (10) days of being notified. Failure to comply when requested may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner. If a potential winner cannot be contacted after reasonable efforts, he/she will be disqualified, without notification, and an alternate winner may be selected. If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, parent or legal guardian must sign all required documentation and accompany minor prize winner on trip as his/her guest. First Prize Winner’s guest must be 21 or older and must sign and return when requested a prize/publicity release. In January 2016, Prize Winners will receive a 1099 for the actual retail value of the prize.
Judges’ decisions are final on all aspects of the Sweepstakes.
By participating in this sweepstakes and/or by accepting any prize that you may be awarded, you agree that Sponsor, its parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates and their advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies and anyone involved in the production, development or implementation of this sweepstakes, and all of such entities’ employees, officers, directors, agents and members, shall not be liable for any and all actions, claims, including any third party claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, arising from or relating to this sweepstakes, including entry and participation in this sweepstakes, or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize.
RIGHT TO CANCEL OR SUSPEND SWEEPSTAKES
If for any reason the sweepstakes, including the online segment of the sweepstakes, 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 Sponsor that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual(s) who tampers with the entry process, and /or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the sweepstakes.
Sponsor reserves the right to use any and all information related to the sweepstakes, including information on entrants obtained through the sweepstakes (except for entrants from the State of Tennessee),for marketing purposes or any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.
For names of Prize Winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to SCOTT® Ugly Bathroom Sweepstakes Winners, P. O. Box 735, North Branford, CT 06471 by 11/30/14.