OFFICIAL RULES FOR THE 2012 HURLEY FALL STYLE INSPIRATION CONTEST
NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN. MUST BE A PERMANENT LEGAL US RESIDENT TO ENTER.
1. Who is eligible?
This Contest is open only to legal permanent US residents who are thirteen (13) or older at the time of entry with a valid email address. Employees of Hurley, Inc., its parent company, NIKE, Inc., their subsidiaries and affiliates, or of other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
2. Who is sponsoring the Contest?
The Contest is sponsored by Hurley, Inc., 1945-G Placentia Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627 (the "Sponsor"). Sponsor reserves the right to modify or cancel this Contest at any time. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the promotion if it cannot be operated, conducted or completed as planned, for any reason. This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Polyvore.
3. When Can I enter?
The Contest starts on or about 12:00 pm (PT) on October 15, 2012 and ends at 11:59 pm (PT) on November 1, 2012 (the "Entry Period"). Entries submitted prior to or after the Entry Period will be disqualified.
4. How do I enter?
This is your chance to win your dream get up from Hurley! All you have to do is create a "set" on Polyvore using items found online at shop.hurley.com and submit it to our design team for review.
During the Entry Period, visit http://blog.polyvore.com or https://shop.hurley.com/ to get inspired and then create your own Polyvore "set".
ï‚· Create a Polyvore "set" using Hurley product found online at shop.hurley.com
ï‚· Polyvore sets can include items and embellishments found through the Polyvore service, such as texts, backgrounds and other products. The entry may not contain: logos and marks that identify a brand other than Hurley, Nike, Cole Haan, Converse and/or Umbro).
ï‚· To enter, send the link to your set to email@example.com.
There is a limit of one (1) entry per person. Subsequent entries will be void. Sponsor has the sole discretion to determine whether an entry is eligible. Any entry that violates this section or is otherwise objectionable (as determined solely by Sponsor), will not be considered and will be disqualified.
5. How will winners be selected?
On or about November 2, 2012, the Sponsor will select three (1) potential winners (1 Grand Prize Winner and 2 Runner-up Winners) based on the set with the best creativity, organization, lay out, and the use and execution of the "FALL" theme ("Judging Criteria"). The odds of being selected as a winner depend on the relative performance of all entrants and the number of eligible entries received. In the event of a tie, Sponsor will reevaluate each Entry involved in the tie according to the Judging Criteria. The potential winner will be notified by email within three (3) days of the selection.
If a potential winner declines to accept the prize, cannot verify their eligibility or has violated any of these Official Rules, then an alternate entrant may be selected, at Sponsor's discretion and if time permits, in his/her place from the remaining eligible entries based on the above Judging Criteria. Only one (1) alternate entrant will be selected, after which the prize will remain un-awarded.
6. What can I win?
One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive one (1) Hurley top, one (1) Hurley bottom and one (1) Hurley accessory from their winning set, approximate retail value ("ARV"): up to $500
Two (2) Runner-up Winners will each receive one(1) of their favorite Hurley products from their winning set valued at up to $100, ARV: up to $200 (up to $100 each)
Total approximate retail value for all prizes: up to $700
Any prize details not specified above will be determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes are not transferable and must be accepted as awarded. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of equal or greater value if the prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Winner is responsible for any and all other costs and expenses not listed above. Prizes will be reported as income to a Winner and the Winner is responsible for taxes, if any, associated with the receipt of a prize.
7. What other terms should I be aware of?
Unless prohibited by law, entrants agree to allow use of their name, voice, city/state of residence, photograph, and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification.
The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, or other technical problem, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) cancel or terminate the Contest; (b) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules; or (c) award the prize according to the Judging Criteria from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Contest or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Contest is severely undermined by any event beyond the control of Sponsor, including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, infection by computer virus, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or other cause not reasonably within the control of Sponsor (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the Contest without any further obligation.
By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, its parent and related companies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the "Released Parties") from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (b) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (c) printing errors; (d) lost, late, postage-due, misdirected, or undeliverable mail; (e) errors in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; or (f) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties' liability will be limited to the cost of participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the Released Parties be liable for attorney's fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Entrant agrees that the Released Parties have made no warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize.
8. How will disputes be handled?
Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Oregon. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Oregon, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Oregon or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Oregon.
9. How can I find out who won or obtain a copy of these Official Rules?
To obtain the name of the winner(s) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: 2012 Hurley Fall Style Inspiration Contest, Attn: C. Arnold, Hurley, Inc., 1945-G Placentia Avenue, Costa Mesa, CA 92627. Requests must be received within four (4) weeks of the conclusion of the Entry Period.