Dog Video Contest Video Terms and Conditions & Official Rules
Our aim is to involve our dogs in our online lives and to encourage fan participation. Your challenge is to capture a video that highlights or showcases your dog being cute and/or awesome!
Multiple entries per user are welcome. No purchase necessary. Entrants must be eighteen (18) years of age or older. Giveaway is not open to any individual if they or their parent, or sibling, or any member of their household is an employee, officer or director of the Sponsor or any of their respective agencies, affiliates, parent companies or subsidiaries (collectively the “Sponsor Parties”). The Sponsor reserves the right to require proof of eligibility and to conduct a background check on entrants, if applicable.
All participants must abide by the agreement of the entry form with full agreement to the official rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to this contest. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
SUBMISSION AND VOTING PERIOD:
Submission period begins on May 1, 2018, at 00:00 Eastern Time (EST) and ends on May 21, 2018, at 23:59 (EST). Voting period begins on May 22, 2018, at 09:00 Eastern Time (EST) and ends on May 31, 2018, at 23:59 (EST). Global Reach Marketing Inc. is the official timekeeper for the contest period. Entry forms or submissions received prior to or after Contest Submission periods are void.
The winner must follow all instructions of the Sponsor and their designated representative. If all related instructions are not adhered to, receipt of the prize may be forfeited, in whole or in part. There are no limits to the number of entries per person.
The video submitted by the entrant must be between twenty (20) seconds and two (2) minutes and must contain your dog doing something cute or showing off a trick. Video editing during the video (defined as clipping, cutting, or otherwise altering frames of the video) will not be allowed, the video must be a continuous stream of video and audio. No nudity, profanity, or illegal behavior is acceptable during the video. Any noncompliance with these rules will void the video submitted by the entrant and will not be accepted. The flaunting of your dog and their tricks is definitely encouraged!
Video submissions must relate to Dogs. Digital entries only. We will accept video files in the following formats ONLY: .mp4, .avi, .3gp. The video must be your own original, unpublished work and must not include any third-party logos or copyrighted material. By entering the competition, you agree that your submission is your own work.
HOW TO ENTER:
During the contest submission period, fill out an entry form before the closing of the submission period. A separate entry form must be signed and submitted by the owner of the video for each entry.
Entries that are incomplete, illegible, fraudulent or corrupted are void and will not be accepted.
SELECTION OF WINNER:
As the voting period begins, all videos will be displayed on one of our dog related sites for public voting. At the end of the voting period, the video with the most votes will be named a winner and prize will be awarded.
Unless indicated otherwise on the Web Site, one (1) Prize will be awarded for each Giveaway. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize will vary by Giveaway, but in no event shall such Prize be valued equal to or more than two hundred U.S. Dollars ($200). All prizes are non-transferable. Sponsor may substitute a prize of equal or greater value at its discretion. All expenses not specified herein, including, without limitation, all federal, state, and local taxes, are each winner’s sole responsibility. The winners will be contacted via email within 24 hours upon being declared. If the winner(s) do not respond within ten (10) days of the first contact attempt, he or she will be disqualified, and an alternate entrant will be selected for the grand prize. All decisions by the sponsors are FINAL in all matters relating to this contest.
Contact information will not be passed on to any other companies without your expressed permission.
All entrants, as a condition of entry, agree to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Except where prohibited by law, by entering a Giveaway, each entrant consents to the use of his/her name, voice, picture, likeness and biographical data and/or any other information contained in his/her entry in advertising, promotional and marketing materials by Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates without additional compensation. In addition, by entering, all entrants, except where prohibited by law, consent to being photographed, filmed, taped and/or interviewed about the Giveaway. In connection therewith, all entrants grant full permission and consent to Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates to utilize any of the results of such photographing, filming, taping and/or interviewing in any and all media now known or hereafter devised and hereby release Sponsor and the Sponsor Affiliates from all liability related thereto.
If this Giveaway is not capable of running as planned, including, because of any infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control which corrupts or threatens to corrupt or adversely affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Giveaway, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Giveaway and Sponsor can perform the random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, suspension or modification of the Giveaway.
LIMITATION ON LIABILITY:
All Entrants release and hold harmless Sponsor and Sponsor Affiliates from and against any and all manner of action, causes of action, suits, debts, covenants, contracts, claims and demands, including legal fees and expenses, whatsoever, including but not limited to, claims based on negligence, breach of contract and fundamental breach and liability for physical injury, death, or property damage which the entrants or his/her administrators, heirs, successors or assigns might have or could have, by reason of or arising out of the entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or in connection with the acceptance and/or exercise by the entrant of the Grand Prize awarded. Neither Sponsor nor the Sponsor Affiliates make any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of any Prize including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose. Neither Sponsor nor the Sponsor Affiliates are responsible for technical, hardware, or software malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by Sponsor or the Sponsor Affiliates, the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Giveaway or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Giveaway and which may limit a participant’s ability to participate in this Giveaway. The sponsor can modify these Terms and Conditions in any way or at any time, as long as Sponsor gives reasonable notice.
The Giveaway shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of California. Submission of an entry and signature is an acknowledgment of agreement to be bound by all terms and conditions of these official rules. In the event of a dispute concerning who submitted an entry, the entry will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. An authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
THIS GIVEAWAY IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.