Contest Official Rules

Official Rules: Will Solvit Book Set/Watch Giveaway

KidzVuz Will Solvit Giveaway Official Rules


1. Eligibility

The Will Solvit book/watch Contest (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are 18 years old and above the time of entry. Void in Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, and other U.S. territories and possessions and where prohibited by law. Employees of KidzVuz, LLC or any of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Promotion and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules (the “Rules”) and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion (that of a parent/legal guardian, if, entrant is a minor ). Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. The Promotion consists of a contest (the “Contest”).

2. Sponsor

KidzVuz, LLC, 450 West End Ave.  Suite 11B, New York, NY 10024

3. Timing

The Promotion begins on August 1, 2012 at 6 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends on August 31, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. EST (the “Promotion Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.

4. How to Enter

During the Promotion Period, adults 18 and up may enter on the site by leavinga comment on the contest post (mandatory entry). Limit: Limit one (1) entry per person, per username, per email address during the Promotion Period.  Additional entries may be obtained by tweeting the recommended message from entrants twitter account, liking KidzvVuz on Facebook, subscribing to the KidzVuz newsletter, following KidzVuz on Twitter. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different usernames, email addresses, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods will void that participant’s plays and that participant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations or entries, which will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for lost internet connections resulting in invalid entries. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or entry, the authorized account holder of the username used to register or enter the Contest will be deemed to be the registrant or entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned a username by KidzVuz. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

By entering the contest, entrants agree to grant Sponsor: [a] all rights of ownership, reproduction and use of Entry for any purpose whatsoever without further compensation or further permission. The rights granted include, but are not limited to, the irrevocable and perpetual, royalty-fee, worldwide right, in all media (now known or later developed) to assign, use, publish, edit, adapt, modify, alter, reproduce, distribute, broadcast, display, copyright, create derivative works or otherwise exploit entries, for commercial or non-commercial use; and [b] to permit Sponsor to use the entrant’s name, photograph, likeness, Entry, biographical information, voice, voice likeness, and city and state address for Contest and/or Contest Sponsor’s publicity and promotional purposes in all media, including but not limited to Sponsor’s web sites, in perpetuity, without further compensation (unless prohibited by law). Entrant and their parent or legal guardian agree to execute further consent agreements related to the rights granted in this paragraph upon Sponsor’s reasonable request.

5. Winner Selection

On the dates set forth below, Sponsor or an independent judging agency will select 1 entry  for the prizes described below in Section 8 (except where multiple winners are noted on form) in a random drawing of all valid entries received by Aubust 31, 2012 at 11:59pm.  The winning entrant(s) (or their parents/legal guardians if entrant(s) are minors) will be contacted using the email address provided on the entry form and may be awarded the prize(s) (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Rules.) Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winners (or their parents/legal guardians if entrant(s) are minors) will be notified by email approximately 3 day(s) after the drawing. Failure to respond to the initial verification email within 30 days of notification or return of email notification as undeliverable after 3 attempts will result in disqualification.

7. Verification of Potential Winner(s)

Potential winner(s) must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The potential winner(s) (or their parents/legal guardians if winner(s) are minors) will be notified by email after the date of random drawing. The potential winner(s) (or their parents/legal guardians if winner(s) are minors) will be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within 10 days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited by law) in order to claim his/her prize(s). If a potential winner of any prize (or his/her parent/legal guardian, if applicable) cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a potential winner of a contest prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.

8. Prize: Set of Four Will Solvit Books and a Will Solvit Novelty Watch

For all Prizes: No cash equivalent for the prize, prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. Within 3 days after of receiving the winner’s affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release, TMobile, or its representative will mail the winner’s prize(s) via USPS or similar to the address provided therein. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.  Winner assumes the risk of safe arrival of prize or prize package. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, stolen, damaged, mutilated or misdirected mail, or unsafe arrival of a prize, prize certificates or prize package.


9. Entry Conditions and Release

By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and/or the Contest judges, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Contest; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Contest and Promotion, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Contest and Promotion, acceptance or use or misuse of prize  and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Contest and Promotion and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.

10. Publicity

Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Promotion constitutes each winner’s consent  to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration. All uses of a winner’s information are in accordance with our Privacy Policy and in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”).

11. General Conditions

Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
12. Limitations of Liability

The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Contest play, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Promotion, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
13. Disputes

Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Contest or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate New York State Court located in New York County, New York and that by participating in the Contest, you agree to the jurisdiction and venue of such courts; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
14. Entrant’s Personal Information

Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy which is available here, and all uses of such information are in compliance with the Children’s Online Privacy Protection Act (“COPPA”).

15. Promotion Results

For Promotion results, send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winners List – KidzVuz Contest, c/o KidzVuz, LLC, 450 West End Ave., New York, NY 10024. Requests for the winner list must be received by September 28, 2012

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