Munaluchi Bride Natural Beauty Facebook Contest Official Rules & Regulations
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NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Munaluchi Bride Natural Beauty Contest (the “Contest”) entry period begins at 10:00 PM Eastern Standard Time on May 27, 2012 and ends at 11:59 pm Eastern Standard Time on May 31, 2012. (“the “Contest Entry Period“). Top 12 finalists will be selected by Munaluchi judges on or about June 1, 2012 (“Judging Period”) and will be judged based on creativity in answers to entry form question(s) – 40%, submissions of full body photo 60%. Before 12 semi-finalists are revealed, a phone interview may be conducted by judges to verify eligibility and ability to participate in the magazine photoshoot on or around June 12, 2012 in NYC area. Entrants can invite their friends and families to vote via our facebook fanpage for their photo between 12:00 pM EST June 1, 2012 and ending 11:59 PM EST on June 5, 2012 (Voting Period). The Contest is sponsored by Munaluchi Bride Magazine, 212 W Route 38, Suite 200, Moorestown, NJ 08057. (sometimes hereinafter singularly referred to as the “Sponsor”).
Who is Eligibile?
This Contest is open to any legal resident of the 48 United States, and the District of Columbia, 18 years or older as of date of entry . To be eligible, entrants must wear a natural hairstyle or are in a transitioning period. Employees of the contest Sponsor, Munaluchi LLC (“Munaluchi”); any promotional companies or advertising agencies participating in the Contest and employees of their respective subsidiaries and affiliates; any persons involved in the creation, development, or implementation of this Contest; and any other persons or entities directly associated with this Contest and any members of their immediate families or households are ineligible to participate. Entrants must enter via the Munaluchi Bridal Facebook Fanpage (“The website”) as of date of entry to be eligible. Entries for the Contest must be received prior to the expiration of the Contest Entry Period. This Contest is void in Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands and wherever prohibited or restricted by law, and is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. By submitting an entry form, entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules and Regulations and all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations that govern sweepstakes are agreeing to have their images appear in print and/or online media before, during, and after the Contest. The Contest Grand Prize Winner must be able to be present for a photoshoot in NYC on or around June 12, 2012. Transportation and accommodations will not be provided.
HOW TO ENTER:
You may enter the Contest by accessing the entry screen on the Munaluchi Bridal Facebook Fanpage via this link: http://www.facebook.com/munaluchibridal , clicking on the “Natural Beauty Contest” tab and fully completing the on-screen entry form and transmitting the information to the Sponsor during the Entry Period. Your full name, address, city, state, zip code, email address, and date of birth, dress size and demographic information and answer to questions are required for entry. In addition, one photo showing full body must be uploaded. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online carrier may apply. Incomplete or late entries will be disqualified. An entry will be deemed to have been made by the “authorized account holder” of the email address utilized at the time the entry is made. For purposes herein, the “authorized account holder” refers to the person assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. Only ONE entry is allowed. If an entrant is determined to have sent more than one entry form, that entrant will be disqualified. All entries will become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor is not responsible for computer transmission and/or computer error, unavailable network connections. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, or suspend the Contest at their discretion in the events of acts of God, sabotage, computer viruses that may be detrimental to administration of the Contest.
Random Drawing Odds/Winner:
The potential winner of the Contest will be selected by their peers via voting application on the Munaluchi Bridal Magazine Facebook fanpage, during the Voting Period. The Grand Prize winner will be notified via email and/or phone and/or U.S. mail on or before June 8, 2012 using the contact information provided on the winner’s entry form. Each entrant is responsible for the accuracy of the information included in his/her entry. The Grand Prize shall be final and conclusive. The odds of winning the Grand Prize will be determined by the actual number of eligible entries received and number of votes received. Potential Grand Prize winner(s) will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, and where legal, a Publicity Release within ten (10) days of notification attempt. Noncompliance within this time period will result in disqualification and forfeiture of the Grand Prize, and Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, award the Grand Prize to an alternate winner determined at random from all eligible entries received. If Grand Prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and the Grand Prize forfeited, and Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, award the Grand Prize to an alternate winner determined at random from all eligible entries received. Three (3) additional winners will be awarded Carol’s Daughter beauty products and will be selected based on number of votes. All expenses not specified herein, including, without limitation, all federal, state and local taxes, are each winner’s sole responsibility. The name of the winner of the Contest will be available after June 8, 2012. To obtain this information, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Munaluchi Bride Natural Beauty Contest – Winner, c/o Munaluchi Bride Magazine 212 W Route 38, Suite 200, Moorestown, NJ 08057.
Grand Prize (1): Based on most number of votes
One winner will be awarded
- Beauty & Style photoshoot with hair and makeup by Celebrity stylist and makeup artist Brian Mann. Photoshoot will be featured in multi-page spread in upcoming edition of Munaluchi Magazine.
- PLEASE NOTE: TRANSPORTATION AND ACCOMMODATIONs ARE NOT INCLUDED AND ARE THE RESPONSIBILITY OF GRAND PRIZE WINNER.
- Photoshoot will take place on or around June 12, 2012 in the NYC area.
- Carol’s Daughter products with approximate retail value of $100
- Approximate retail value of $3,100
Additional Prizes (3): Based on number of votes
3 semi finalists will be awarded
- Carol’s Daughter products with approximate retail value of $100
The Grand Prize and Additional Prize items included therein are not transferable or assignable, or redeemable for cash or any other consideration, and no substitutions will be allowed except by Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value or nature if advertised prize is not available. Grand Prize winner is responsible for compliance with all applicable federal, state, and/or local laws and regulations, including, without limitation, the payment of all applicable taxes. Grand Prize winner will be notified using the entry material provided and is responsible for transportation and accommodations to the photoshoot location.
Any contestants deemed to be involved in fraudulent activity, including opening false Facebook accounts to increase votes, and/or Facebook spam services to increase votes will be disqualified.
Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any web site or undermine legitimate operation of the Contest may constitute a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from and/or to prosecute any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any such tampering also will result in ineligibility to win the Grand Prize in the Contest.
Terms and Conditions:
Sponsor is in no way liable for any damage, loss, or injury resulting from computer malfunctions, misdirected or incomplete entries, or acceptance and use of the Grand Prize. The winner assumes liability for injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Contest or the use or misuse of the Grand Prize. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Contest should virus, bugs, or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes and award the Grand Prize from all eligible entries received prior to cancellation or suspension.
By entering this Contest, each entrant hereby voluntarily and irrevocably releases, holds harmless and agrees not to institute any claim against Sponsor, Munaluchi Bride Magazine, and the other prize providers named above, and/or any of their respective affiliates, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents from any losses, damages, or expenses from any and all injuries, losses or damages of any kind (including without limitation, personal injury, death and/or property loss) arising from or in connection with, either directly or indirectly, (1) the awarding, acceptance, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of the prize awarded herein; and/or (2) participation in the Contest or any prize related activities.
Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and each entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
By accepting the Grand Prize, the winner grants Sponsor permission to use his or her name and likeness for advertising and promotional purposes without any additional compensation (except where prohibited by law). By entering the Contest, entrants shall be deemed to have agreed to have their entry information made available to the Sponsor. The Contest is subject to these Official Rules. By entering the Contest, entrants agree that Munaluchi Bride Magazine and their respective affiliates and subsidiaries may send you promotions and special offers they feel may be of interest to you. By entering the Contest, entrants and the winner agree to waive any right to claim any ambiguity, inequity or error in the Official Rules of the Contest, and/or of the Contest itself, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by all decisions of, and interpretations of these Official Rules by, the Sponsor, which in all respects shall be final and binding.
THE NEW JERSEY COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE SWEEPSTAKES AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW JERSEY, WITHOUT REGARD TO CONFLICTS OF LAWS PRINCIPLES, SHALL GOVERN THE CONTEST. ENTRANTS WAIVE ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMIT TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS.
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