DRAG ILLUSTRATED ‘BUG’ Photo Contest Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law.
Eligibility: The DRAG ILLUSTRATED (Sponsor) “BUG” photo contest is open only to persons who, as of date of entry, are legal residents of the United States or Canada, at least 18 years of age or older (19 years of age or older in Alabama and Nebraska) at the time of entry.
Photo Contest Duration: The Contest begins at 7 p.m. EST on Jan. 6, 2015 and closes at midnight on Jan. 8, 2015 (Promotion Period).
Method of Entry: To enter The Contest during the Promotion Period, e-mail unmarked, high-resolution images to firstname.lastname@example.org. Submissions must be of your own original content, depicting a “Back-up Girl” (BUG) on, beside or near a drag strip or drag racing vehicle. Individuals depicted in Submissions must be 18 years of age or older and be in a public setting. There is no limit on the number of Submissions; however, please be aware of data size limitations per e-mail when making Submissions. All Entries must be received by midnight EST on Jan. 8, 2015.
Photo Submission Restrictions: By making a Submission, each Entrant (i) warrants that it is an original Submission owned by the Entrant; and (ii) grants Sponsor and its designees the perpetual, unlimited, non-exclusive, worldwide and irrevocable right to modify, create derivative works of, edit, post, publish and/or otherwise use the Submission and all elements embodied therein, including any names and likenesses provided in the Facebook, Twitter or Instagram sites, in any manner and in any and all media now known or hereafter developed, without compensation, notification or permission, without limitation as to manner, frequency or duration of use, including, without limitation, in advertising, promotion and on the Internet. A Submission must: (1) be Entrant’s own original work that is solely owned by Entrant; (2) be a .jpg, .gif, or .jpeg file format; (3) be non-confidential; (4) have been legally created; (5) not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other legal or moral rights of any person or entity; (6) not be obscene, lewd, inappropriate, violent or not in keeping with Sponsor’s image (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion); and (7) if the photograph includes other individuals, such individuals must be 18 years of age or older. Submissions that do not meet the submission criteria set forth above, contain prohibited content, and/or are otherwise deemed by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, to be inappropriate or obscene or not in keeping with Sponsor’s image will not be considered. Sponsor will have no obligation to post or otherwise use any Submission.
Entrant agrees that Sponsor shall not have any liability to entrant for any direct, indirect, contributory, vicarious, secondary or other infringement or protection of any copyright in or to entrant’s Submission. Sponsor has the right to review all Submissions and all Submissions may be posted on the Website, at Sponsor’s sole discretion. No Submissions will be returned. By making a Submission, entrant hereby grants permission for the Submission to be posted on the Website or other Sponsor websites and otherwise used by Sponsor in accordance with the grant of rights set forth above. Entrant agrees that Sponsor and Facebook, Twitter or Instagram are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Submissions by third parties. Sponsor does not guarantee the posting of any Submission and may cease display of any Submission for any reason at any time. E-mail information collected may be used for promotional marketing specifically and only as it relates to Sponsor offers.
If for any reason The Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of The Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the Entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend The Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. No responsibility is assumed 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; any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, or software; failure of any e-mail or electronic Entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including but not limited to any injury or damage to Entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in The Contest.
The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion should be directed to Sponsor, not Facebook, Twitter or Instgarm. By entering, you are providing the information to Sponsor, and not to Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
Other Conditions: All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend The Contest or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of The Contest; (b) The Contest or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of Entries per these Rules; or (c) the The Contest is otherwise not capable of running as planned. By entering, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies, wholesalers and retailers, contractors, sub-contractors, and each of the foregoing entities’ employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents and Facebook (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or Entry into The Contest. Additional restrictions may apply.
Publicity Release: By entering, you acknowledge and agree that Sponsor may contact you regarding your Entry, Submission, for future promotional offers and that Sponsor may use Entrant’s name and photograph, including the Submission, on the Website and in advertising and promotion for Sponsor without compensation, credit or right of review or approval. Acceptance of any Prize constitutes Winner’s consent to use, publish, and reproduce for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including online and offline), the Winner’s name, city, photograph, likeness, voice and image, and Submission in perpetuity without compensation, credit or right of review or approval.
Winner list: The grand prize winner’s name and those for other selected Submissions will be available on Sponsor’s Facebook page on or about Jan. 16, 2015.