December 2013-January 2014 Contest Terms and Conditions
Run dates: 5:00 p.m. December 26, 2013 until 5:00 p.m. January 31, 2014 (All times PST)
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY to enter or win. Making a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Void where prohibited by law.
Who may enter: Contest is open to residents of California who are 18 years or older. The following persons are not eligible to enter the Contest: (a) employees of Jennifer Andresen Photography (the “Sponsor”), its affiliates or subsidiaries, (b) employees of any organizations directly involved with this Contest, (c) immediate family members and persons living in the same household as the persons identified in (a) or (b) above.
How to enter: One Submission per person entered online at http://www.jenniferandresen.com/the-engagement-session-contest/ between 5 p.m. Pacific Time December 26, 2013 and January 31, 2014 no later than 5 p.m. Pacific Time (the “Contest Period”).
Deadline for entry is January 31, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. Pacific Time. Sponsor will not be responsible for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, or misdirected entries due to any reason. Entries submitted using any kind of bot or automated technology will be deleted.
Contest Winner Determination: All eligible Submissions received during the Contest Period will be judged by a panel of judges, which may include Sponsor’s staff and other partner Photographers, to determine the top scoring Submission based on the following criteria: (1) uniqueness of intended wedding and (2) personal style as shown thru Facebook profile page (collectively, the "Judging Criteria"). The Submission that best meets the Judging Criteria, as determined by the judges in their sole discretion, will be deemed the Contest winner, subject to verification of eligibility, compliance with these Terms and Conditions, and execution of a release . Sponsor reserves the right not to select a Contest winner if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Submissions. Judges’ and Sponsor decisions are final and binding on all matters.
Prize and odds of winning: Prize is a private Engagement Photography session for the winner with Jennifer Andresen (“Photographer”) and ten digital high-resolution photos. Approximate retail value of the photography shoot and digital photos is $800. Prize is non-transferable and cannot be redeemed for cash. No returns or refunds allowed. Sponsor makes no representation or warranties concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prizes awarded. The odds of winning depend upon the number of valid entries received.
Claiming prize: The winner is responsible for all applicable taxes and must sign an affidavit of eligibility and compliance with rules/release, and all other applicable forms required by a taxing authority within ten (10) days of receipt of written prize notification or prizes will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. By accepting the prize, the winner consents to Sponsor’s use of their name, photograph and/or likeness, address, voice, and statements made by or attributed to them in perpetuity, in any and all media now known or hereafter developed for all business purposes without additional compensation unless prohibited by law. The winner has 14 days to claim the prize after receiving e-mail notification from Sponsor.
Privacy: Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants but will be held in confidentiality, and will not be sold or distributed. The data will be used for marketing purposes only.
Limitation of Liability: By entering, participants release and hold harmless Sponsor, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability or any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Contest or acceptance or use of any prize won.
Miscellaneous conditions: The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest or downloading any materials in this Contest. If for any reason this Contest 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 the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest.
Choice of Law: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of entrants and Sponsor in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of California without regard to conflict of law principles.