THE TWO MEN AND A TRUCK PHOTO CONTEST AND VOTING CONTEST SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN PHOTO CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN VOTING SWEEPSTAKES
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1. Eligibility For Photo Contest. The Photo Contest is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are members of Facebook and 18 years or older at the time of entry. The Photo Contest is not open to employees of Two Men and a Truck, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Sponsor’s franchisees, RML Distribution Domestic, LLC, and any of their respective affiliates (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”) or to the immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) or household members of such employees. Eligibility for Voting Sweepstakes. The Voting Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are members of Facebook and 13 years or older at the time the Voting Sweepstakes commences. The Voting Sweepstakes is not open to employees of the Promotion Parties or to the immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) or household members of such employees. The Photo Contest and the Voting Sweepstakes may sometimes be referred to as the “Promotion.” The Promotion is subject to these Official Rules, and all applicable laws, rules and regulations. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
2. PHOTO CONTEST RULES
a. The Photo Contest Period: The Photo Contest starts at 12:01 p.m. Eastern time (“ET”) on June 23, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on July 9, 2014 (the “Photo Contest Period”).
b. How to Enter: You must have a Facebook account to enter the Photo Contest. If you do not already have a Facebook account, visit www.facebook.com and register for a free account. During the Photo Contest Period, visit the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Facebook Promotion page located at www.facebook.com/TWOMENANDATRUCKINTERNATIONAL, fill out the information requested on the entry form, and follow the instructions on how to submit your original photograph with a moving tip in the caption (the “Submission”). Your Submission will be judged by eligible voters of the general public based on visual appeal, humor and helpfulness (the “Judging Criteria”). Each Judging Criterion will be equally weighted. You may submit no more than a total of one Submission during the Photo Contest Period. Submissions received from any person in excess of the stated limit, whether through multiple or different Facebook accounts or other means, will be void. Proof of submission will not be deemed proof of receipt by Sponsor.
c. Submission Guidelines: By uploading your Submission, you agree that your Submission conforms to the Submission Guidelines set forth below and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove your Submission and disqualify you from the Photo Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, your Submission fails to conform to the Submission Guidelines. By uploading your Submission, in addition to rights granted below, you: (a) grant to Sponsor all rights necessary to display your Submission on Sponsor’s websites and Sponsor’s Facebook page; (b) hereby waive any so-called moral (e.g., creative rights) in your Submission; (c) represent and warrant that you have the right to grant the rights granted in these Official Rules; and (d) represent and warrant that your Submission and its use as contemplated in these Official Rules does not and will not violate, misappropriate, or infringe upon any law or regulation or the rights of any third party, including any copyright, trademark, or any rights of publicity or privacy, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
All eligible Submissions must:
• be a digital photo in .jpeg, .jpg or .gif format that includes a moving tip in the caption of the photograph;
• be entrant's original creation and owned one hundred percent (100%) by the entrant;
• not have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind or exhibited or displayed publicly through any means;
• not contain material that violates, misappropriates, or infringes upon any law or regulation or the rights of any third party, including any copyright, trademark, or any rights of publicity or privacy, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights;
• not disparage any person or entity;
• feature only the entrant. No other people can be shown in the Submission;
• not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, tortious, and/or defamatory;
• not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and
• not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any jurisdiction where Submission is created, or otherwise deemed objectionable by Sponsor .
d. Selection of the Photo Contest Winners: After the Photo Contest Period expires, all Submissions will be posted on the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Facebook page for voting by the public during the Voting Sweepstakes Period. Voters will be instructed to vote on the Submission that, in their judgment, is the most visually appealing, helpful and humorous photo and moving tip. The Submission that receives the most votes from eligible voters during the Voting Sweepstakes Period will be the Grand Prize winner of the Photo Contest. The Submission that receives the second highest number of votes from eligible voters during the Voting Sweepstakes Period will be the Second Prize Winner. All winners are subject to verification that their Submission is in compliance with all Submission Guidelines and these Official Rules. If there is a tie for the Grand Prize or for the Second Place Prize, the winner or winners will be determined by a judging panel selected by the Sponsor that will evaluate each of the Submissions involved in the tie for creativity (25%), visual appeal (25%), humor (25%) and adherence to the “moving” theme (25%). The Submission with the highest total points will be the winner of the tie-breaker.
i. Grand Prize: The Grand Prize winner will receive Earth to Echo movie-themed swag produced by Sponsor, a gift card for four (4) tickets to see the movie Earth to Echo or another movie of the winner’s choice offered in a movie theater located in the largest metropolitan area nearest the winner’s residence, a gift card in the amount of Thirty Dollars ($30.00) for concessions at the theater, and a VISA gift card in the amount of One Hundred Dollars ($100.00). The approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is Two Hundred and Nine Dollars ($209.00).
ii. Second Place Prize: The Second Place Prize winner will receive a gift card for four (4) tickets to see the movie Earth to Echo or another movie of the winner’s choice offered in a movie theater located in the largest metropolitan area nearest the winner’s residence, Earth to Echo movie-themed swag produced by Sponsor, and a VISA gift card in the amount of Fifty Dollars ($50.00). The approximate retail value of the Second Place Prize is One Hundred and Thirty Dollars ($130.00).
3. VOTING SWEEPSTAKES RULES
a. The Voting Sweepstakes Period: The Voting Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. ET on July 10, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on July 16, 2014 (the “Voting Sweepstakes Period”).
b. How to Enter: You must have a Facebook account to enter the Voting Sweepstakes Contest. If you do not already have a Facebook account, visit www.facebook.com and register for a free account. To enter the Voting Sweepstakes, visit the TWO MEN AND A TRUCK® Facebook Promotion page at www.facebook.com/TWOMENANDATRUCKINTERNATIONAL during the Voting Sweepstakes Period and follow the directions on the page to vote for the Submission that, in your judgment, is the most visually appealing, helpful and humorous photo and moving tip. Once you vote, you will be entered into the Voting Sweepstakes automatically. You can only vote once during the Sweepstakes Voting Period.
c. Selection of the Voting Sweepstakes Winner: On or about July 17, 2014, the winner of the Voting Sweepstakes will be selected by a random draw from among all eligible votes received during the Voting Sweepstakes Period. The odds of winning the Voting Sweepstakes depends on the number of eligible votes received during the Voting Sweepstakes Period.
d. Prize: The winner of the Voting Sweepstakes will receive a gift card for four (4) tickets to see the movie Earth to Echo or another movie of the winner’s choice in a movie theater located in the largest metropolitan area nearest the winner’s residence and Earth to Echo movie swag. The approximate retail value of the Voting Sweepstakes Prize is Eighty Dollars ($80.00).
4. General Rules Related to the Promotion
a. Winner Conditions and Prize Notification and Acceptance:
i. Prizes are not transferable. All federal, state, and local taxes and fees associated with the receipt of any prizes are the sole responsibility of each winner. As a condition of being awarded any prize, each winner may, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, be required to execute and deliver to Sponsor a signed affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, release of liability of any other legal, regulatory or tax-related document required by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
ii. AS REQUIRED BY IRS REGULATIONS A W-9 FORM WILL BE REQUIRED FROM ALL WINNERS AND A 1099-MISC WILL BE ISSUED FOR THE 2014 TAX PERIOD.
iii. All prize winners will be announced on or about July 17, 2014. Eligible prize winners will be notified by email in order to obtain their mailing address for prize delivery, and all prizes will be mailed within 2-4 weeks upon provision of the winner’s mailing address.
iv. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. The Prizes are no convertible to cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize in whole or in part in the event that all or any component of the prize is unavailable. Prize winners are responsible for all costs not expressly described herein.
b. Limitations of Liability: The Promotion Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Web site users, human error, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to a Promotion-related page.. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry or voting methods will void all such entries/votes by such methods, and disqualify any entrant/voter using such methods. If, for any reason, the Photo Contest or Voting Sweepstakes or any element thereof in whole or in part is not capable of running as planned by reason of, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which Sponsor deems, in its sole opinion, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Photo Contest or the Voting Sweepstakes or any element thereof, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Photo Contest and/or the Voting Sweepstakes (as applicable) and select the winner(s) from eligible, non-suspect entries/votes received prior to the action or as otherwise may be deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. The Promotion Parties shall not be liable to winners or any other person for failure to execute the Photo Contest or the Voting Sweepstakes, or supply a prize, by reason of any act of God, any action(s), regulation(s) order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond their reasonable control.
In no event will any of the Promotion Parties or Facebook, or any of their respective officers, directors, members, managers, partners, related financing parties, employees, representatives or agents (collectively, the “Releasees”), be responsible or liable for any damages or losses of any kind, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising out of any entrant’s or voter’s participation or inability to participate in, as applicable, the Photo Contest or the Voting Sweepstakes or the use by any of the Promotion Parties of any of the grant of rights granted to them hereunder, or their access to, and use of, any participating internet site(s), Promotion pages, or the downloading from and/or printing material downloaded from said site(s). Without limiting the foregoing, all the prizes delivered to winners of this Promotion is provided "AS IS” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non-infringement.
c. General Release. By entering the Promotion, you release each of the Releasees from any and all actions, obligations, costs, damages, losses, claims, liabilities, settlements (whether or not litigation is commenced), demands (including, without limitation, bodily injury, personal injury, death, disability, and property damage or loss), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorney fees, court costs, and settlements and disbursements) of whatever kind or nature now or hereafter against any one or more of the Releasees indirectly or directly arising from, related to or in any way connected with participation in this Promotion, participation in any Promotion-related activity, or receipt, use, misuse, or inability to use any prize.
d. Consent: By entering the Photo Contest each entrant consents to the collection, use and distribution of his or her personal information by the Sponsor solely for the purposes of implementing, administering and fulfilling this Promotion and not for any marketing reasons.
e. Choice of Law and Venue: By entering the Photo Contest or the Voting Sweepstakes, as applicable, you agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Michigan. By entering the Photo Contest or Voting Sweepstakes, consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in the State of Michigan.
f. Facebook Disclaimer: This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook.
g. Winners List; Rules Request: For the List of Prize Winners, send an email with subject line: “TWO MEN AND A TRUCK Photo Contest and Voting Sweepstakes Winner List Request” to firstname.lastname@example.org after July 17, 2014.