The information below corresponds to the Official Rules that govern this Contest.
Eligibility: This contest (notwithstanding the Terms and Conditions) is only open to entrants aged 18 and over in Canada, excluding Quebec. Participants entering from outside of Canada understand they are not eligible for this contest.
Contest: Create ʻbreak the biasʼ themed artwork for Bewildher Fitwear
Work: Submit artwork or photography
Prizes: The community will choose one entry to be developed into a commercial product and launched online via public vote. The judging panel will choose up to one entry to be developed into a commercial product and launched online. In addition, these winners will receive:
Entry Period: March 8, 2022 to June 20, 2022
Voting Period: July 1, 2022 to Sept 20, 2022
Winner Announcement Date: Oct 11, 2022
SEE SPECIFIC CONTEST SITE FOR ADDITIONAL CONTEST INFORMATION.
This contest (notwithstanding the Terms and Conditions) is only open to Entrants aged 18 and over and residents within Canada, excluding Quebec.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A purchase or payment will not improve your chances of winning. The entry period for the Contest described on each contest site (the “Contest Site”) shall begin and end on the dates and times set out above and/or on each Contest Site (the "Entry Period"). The Contest is governed by these Official Rules and is subject to all applicable Canada laws. However such law/rules shall be void where prohibited.
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 11:59 PM PST (Pacific Standard Time) ON THE LAST DAY OF THE ENTRY PERIOD.
An eligible person is only permitted to make one (1) entry to the Content throughout the Entry Period. Entries by the same person in excess of the limits stated in these Terms and Conditions will be disqualified. Entries submitted will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Upon receipt, all submissions shall be licensed to Sponsor as set out below and will not be acknowledged or returned.
The Prizes for the winner(s) are described above and/or on the Contest Site. No transfer, refund, cash redemption, substitution, cash equivalent or replacement of any prize by any winner is permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value (or cash equivalent). If the approximate retail value (“ARV”) of a prize is different from the actual retail value of that prize, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Applicable federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner. Any portion of the prize not accepted or unclaimed and/or unused by any winner will be forfeited and will not be substituted. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded.
(a) “Grand Prize Winner” set out above and/or on the Contest Site, the Grand Prize Winner and Additional Winner(s), if any, will be selected by the general public via online voting process and Sponsor-designated judges from among all eligible entries received on the basis of: (i) substance; (ii) creativity; and (iii) originality. Based on the above criteria, each of which will be given equal weight, the eligible Entrant with the highest cumulative score will be selected as the Grand Prize Winner. If applicable, and as set out on the Contest Site, the eligible Entrant(s) with the next highest cumulative score(s) will be selected as Additional Winner(s). The odds of winning depend on the nature, quality and number of eligible entries received. Decisions of judges are final and cannot be appealed. In the event of a tie, the Entrant involved in the tie with the highest combined creativity/originality score will be selected.
(b)After the conclusion of the Entry Period, all eligible entries will be displayed on the Contest Site during the Voting Period for public voting by the Bewildher community on the basis of: (i) substance; (ii) creativity; and (iii) originality. Based on the above criteria, each of which shall be given equal weight, the top highest voted submission (the “Highest Voted Submission”) will be selected as the Grand Prize Winner. Odds of winning depend on the nature, quality and number of eligible entries received. Decisions of voting period and judges are final and cannot be appealed. In the event of a tie, the Highest Voted Submission with the highest combined creativity/originality score will be selected.
Sponsor is not obligated to leave voice mail, answering machine, or other message.
Selected potential winners may be required to complete and return (as directed by Sponsor)
(i) a Declaration of Eligibility,
(ii) Release of Liability,
(iii) Publicity Release, and/or
(iv) Copyright Transfer (where permitted by law)(collectively, the “Declaration") by the date specified in the notification or, in Sponsor's sole discretion, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with these Official Rules from among the remaining eligible Entrants.
Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification and Declaration procedures in connection with the selection of winners and/or alternate winners, if any.
By accepting a prize, all winners agree and acknowledge that the Sponsor and any of its designees, clients, sponsors, or licensees may, without any limitation or further compensation, use his/her name, voice, biographical data, likeness, picture, entry materials, photograph, Work (in whole or in part), city name and audio and/or video recording of him/her in any and all media now known or devised in the future, throughout the universe and in perpetuity, for the purpose of advertising and promoting the Contest or for any other promotional purpose, except where prohibited by law.
By entering the Contest, Entrants irrevocably grant Sponsor, its subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, designees, clients, sponsors, licensees, and advertising and promotional agencies, an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, non-exclusive, royalty-free, unconditional license and absolute right to edit, post, publish, store, copy, transmit, publicly display, and exhibit the Work (in whole or in part) in connection with the Contest and/or the promotion of the Contest.
Upon Sponsor's request, winners agree to sign all legal forms deemed necessary to license or assign all right, title and interest in and to the Work, including without limitation, all copyrights associated with it, in exchange for the Prizes set out above.
By entering this Contest, Entrants represent and warrant as follows: (i) the Work is Entrant's own original work and was created solely by Entrant for the purpose of entering the Contest, (ii) the Work, as of the date of submission, is not the subject of any actual or threatened litigation or claim, (iii) the Work has not been previously published, distributed or otherwise exploited, (iv) the Work does not and will not infringe the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or other personal or proprietary rights of any person or entity, and (v) the Work does not and will not violate any applicable laws. (vi) Each Entrant hereby agrees to indemnify and hold the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, partners, representatives, agents, successors, subsidiaries, designees, clients, sponsors, licensees, assigns, employees, officers and directors harmless from and against any and all third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses relating to or arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties, representations or agreements of Entrant under these Terms and Conditions.
If Contest is open to minors, and if Entrant is a minor in their jurisdiction of legal residence and is selected as a potential winner, prior to issuance of any prize, such minor Entrant's parent or legal guardian will be required to acknowledge all of the foregoing in writing on the minor's behalf and will be required to further acknowledge that the minor and parent/legal guardian shall be bound thereby.
Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, designees, clients, sponsors, licensees, employees, officers and directors shall not have any obligation or responsibility, including any responsibility to award any prize to Entrants, with regard to: (a) entries that contain inaccurate information or do not comply with or violate the Official Rules; (b) entries, prize claims or notifications that are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient, in whole or in part, due to computer, human or technical error of any kind; (c) Entrants who have committed fraud or deception in entering or participating in the Contest or claiming the prize; (d) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (e) any inability of the winner to accept the prize for any reason; (f) if a prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to Acts of God, natural disasters, terrorism, weather or any other similar event beyond Sponsor's reasonable control; or (g) any damages, injuries or losses of any kind caused by any prize or resulting from awarding, acceptance, possession, use, misuse, loss or misdirection of any prize or resulting from participating in the Contest or any promotion or prize related activities.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be: (a) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest, or with any website promoting the Contest; (b) acting in violation of the Official Rules; or (c) entering or attempting to enter the Contest multiple times through the use of multiple e-mail addresses or the use of any robotic or automated devices to submit entries.
If Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, that technical difficulties or unforeseen events compromise the integrity or viability of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right to void the entries at issue, and/or terminate the relevant portion of the Contest promotion, including the entire Contest promotion, and/or modify the Contest and/or award the prize based upon the criteria set out in these Official Rules from all eligible entries received as of the termination date.
The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to Entrants as described above or to any other person's computer, regardless of how caused, relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with this Contest.
Entrants and winners acknowledge that Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representations or guarantees, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize or any component thereof, including, but not limited to, express warranties provided by the supplier of the prize (or any component thereof) or their affiliates.
Except where prohibited, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrant or Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Canada, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Canada, excluding Quebec.
In addition, any dispute relating to the Contest (including these Official Rules) shall be brought in the appropriate state or federal court having jurisdiction over the subject matter located in Canada.
Entrants hereby irrevocably consent to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the Canada, excluding Quebec.