Customized Girl Contest Rules
Stacie Vaughan’s CustomizedGirl.com Blog Contest Rules
THIS CONTEST IS OFFERED TO ANYONE 13 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER, WITH A VALID EMAIL ADDRESS. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
The contest will begin on March 21, 2009 at 12:00 pm EST, and will end on April 3, 2009 at 12:00 pm EST.
Entering the Contest
To enter the contest, the user will be required to create an account on www.CustomizedGirl.com. Once logged into their account, the instructions for creating and saving a design for the contest is as follows:
Choose an Item
Select Item Color
Add Custom Text (change font, color, size as desired)
Add a Clipart Image or Upload a Photo
Adjust design as desired
Save design (click on floppy disk image)
Add a description
Use tag StacieVaughan
Choose option Share under Share Option
Prize and Odds of Winning
Prize will be one (1) $25 CustomizedGirl.com Gift Certificate.
Odds of winning a prize depends on the total number of eligible contest entries. Any costs associated with accepting, redeeming and using prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. No substitution, transfer or cash equivalent for any prize (or component of any prize), except that CustomizedGirl.com, in its sole discretion, may substitute a prize (or component of a prize) of equal or greater value due to prize unavailability for any reason. Any depictions of prizes are for illustrative purposes only. Prize restrictions by the applicable prize providers may apply. Prize will be emailed to winner at email address provided in contest entry.
Determination and Notification of Winners
Potential winners will be selected from among all eligible Contest Design Entries received during the contest start and end dates. The winning design will be selected by a representative of the sponsored site http://stacievaughansblog.blogspot.com, from all designs tagged with the tag StacieVaughan, with a decision to be made no later than April 10, 2009.
Notification of Winners. Potential prize winner will be notified by email at the email address provided from his/her contest entry, within approximately one (1) week from the day the winner is determined. If a potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been exerted, if he/she is found to be ineligible, he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules, and/or his/her prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential winner will be disqualified, and an alternate potential prize winner may be selected (at Sponsorâ€™s sole discretion) from all eligible contest entries received.
Disclaimers Sweepstakes Entities and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and each of their officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, agents, successors and assigns (â€œReleaseesâ€) are not responsible or liable for Sweepstakes Entries that are entered by other than human means (such as by an automated computer program or any non-human mechanism, entity, or device), in excess of the stated limit, or for Sweepstakes Entries that are illegible, late, destroyed, lost, misplaced, stolen, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, incomplete, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, and all such Sweepstakes Entries will be disqualified. By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees and acknowledges to be bound by the Rules and Laws, as well as the decisions of the Sweepstakes administrator which are final and binding in all respects and to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with the Rules and Laws. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to forever and irrevocably release and hold harmless Releasees from and against any and all claim, cause of action, liability (including, but not limited to, liability for defamation, libel, slander, invasion of privacy, infringement of publicity or any intellectual property rights, any property loss, damage, personal injury, bodily injury, death, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience or irregularity, and any indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages of any kind even if the Releasees have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneysâ€™ fees) that may arise in connection with: (a) the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to any Sweepstakes-related activity or element thereof, and the entrantâ€™s entry, participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes, (b) the violation of any third party privacy, personal, publicity or proprietary rights, (c) typographical errors in these Official Rules or any Sweepstakes promotional materials, (d) acceptance, attendance at, participation in, possession, defects in, use, misuse or inability to use a prize (or any component thereof), (e) any change in the prizing (or any components thereof) due to unavailability, business or creative considerations, or due to reasons beyond Sponsorâ€™s control, including but not limited to by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not such action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened or actual 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 other cause beyond any of the Sweepstakes Entitiesâ€™ control, or as otherwise permitted in these Official Rules, (f) any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation, or modification of the Sweepstakes, (g) human error, (h) incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission of any part of the online entry (including, without limitation, the online entry information or any parts thereof), (i) any technical malfunctions or unavailability of the Web Site or any telephone network, computer system, computer online system, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider, or mail service utilized by any of the Sweepstakes Entities or by an entrant, (j) interruption or inability to access the Sweepstakes, the Web Site or any other Sweepstakes-related web pages, or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems, (k) any damage to entrantâ€™s (or any third personâ€™s) computer and/or its contents related to or resulting from any part of the Sweepstakes, (l) any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects, and/or any other errors or malfunctions, (m) any late, lost, stolen, mutilated, misdirected, illegible, delayed, garbled, corrupted, destroyed, incomplete, undeliverable or damaged online entries, (n) any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of the Sweepstakes Entities, or any of their agents or employees, (o) lost, late, stolen, misdirected, damaged or destroyed prizing (or any element thereof) or (p) the collection, use and/or sharing of entrantâ€™s personally identifiable information by Sponsor or its designees. The prize winners hereby acknowledge that the Releasees have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any express or implied warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or any component thereof.
Governing Laws This Sweepstakes is conducted in English (which will be given its everyday ordinary meaning), and any and all disputes will be resolved in accordance with the laws of the State of Ohio in the U.S., without regard for conflict of laws principles.