HOME RUN INN PIZZA GRILLING RECIPE CONTEST OFFICIAL CAMPAIGN RULES
SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR:
This Home Run Inn Pizza Grilling Recipe Contest (“Contest”) is sponsored by Home Run Inn, 1300 Internationale Pkwy, Woodridge, IL 60517 (“Home Run Inn” or “Sponsor”). This Contest is administered by Social Mecca Inc., dba Brickfish, 209 West Jackson Boulevard Chicago, IL 60606 (“Brickfish” or “Administrator”). This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Facebook or Instagram. Home Run Inn and Brickfish are collectively referred to herein as the “Released Parties.” Sponsor and Administrator may run multiple campaigns, each of which must be entered separately.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. INTERNET ACCESS AND A VALID EMAIL ADDRESS ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER ONLINE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. BY PARTICIPATING, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES. AS MORE FULLY DETAILED BELOW, YOU AGREE THAT ALL DISPUTES ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONTEST (DEFINED BELOW) WILL BE
DECIDED BY BINDING ARBITRATION.
Contest is open to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) Continental United States (including Washington D.C.), who are 18 years or older at the time of entry. This Contest is void where prohibited by law. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor and Administrator, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and agents, as well as immediate family members (defined as parents, spouse, children (and their spouses), siblings (and their spouses) and grandparents and those living in the same household of each such employee, officer and director), are not eligible to enter.
The Contest and these Official Rules are governed by and shall be construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of Illinois (as distinguished from the choice of law rules) and the United States of America applicable to contracts made and performed entirely in Illinois and where the relevant contacts are with such state. Except where prohibited, as a condition of participating in this Contest, each entrant (and, if an eligible minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, the prizes awarded, or the determination of the winners shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will an entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-pocket expenses, and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
Contest begins on or about 12:00 AM (CT) on Saturday, May 26, 2018 and ends on Sunday, July 1, 2018 at 11:59 PM (CT) (the “Contest Period”). All time referenced herein is Central Time. Sponsor’s/Administrator’s server/computer is the official time keeping device for the Contest.
AGREEMENT BY ENTRANT:
HOW TO ENTER:
No mail-in, email or fax entries will be accepted. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Except where expressly prohibited by law, once transmitted, all Contest entries become part of the Contest and may not be removed by the entrant, even if the entrant ceases membership or withdraws from Contest consideration. Sponsor grants a limited license to use its proprietary text, logos, and trademarks (“Sponsor Content”) solely and exclusively as provided and necessary to create an entry for submission. No rights in the Sponsor Content are granted to entrants for any other purpose.
WINNER SELECTION CRITERIA:
All Entrants must be a Home Run Inn MVP Frozen Pizza Club Member. Weekly, during the Contest Period, a panel of qualified judges, determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will
select the one (1) entrant each week for prizing with the highest-scoring Submissions (“Winners”) based on the following Judging Criteria (“Judging Criteria”):
• Originality of the Submission (1/3 of score);
• Adherence to Contest topic (1/3 of score); and
• Brand Alignment (1/3 of score).
The Sponsor reserves the right not to select winners, if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified submissions. Decisions of the Sponsor and judges are final and binding. The Sponsor will not disclose judging scores.
All eligible Entries will be judged according to the Winner Selection Criteria and subject to the terms and conditions in these Official Rules: All Entries will be reviewed and judged by Sponsor. Participating in the Home Run Inn Pizza Grilling Recipe Contest generates one (1) entry into the Contest, regardless of how many comments or pieces of content the Participant uploads. Four (4) Weekly winners (1 winner per week) will receive a prize of two (2) Free Home Run Inn Frozen Pizza Coupons, one (1) Pizza Cutter, and one (1) Home Run Inn Drink Koozie. The ARV of the Weekly Prize is $29. The Total ARV of the Weekly Prizes is $116. Once the campaign concludes, the participants with the highest scores determined by Winner Selection Criteria will be submitted to Home Run Inn for review, who will then select the final Grand Prize winner. One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive GRAND PRIZE of a year’s worth pizza (equates to 2 pizzas per month or twenty-four (24) total Free Home Run Inn Frozen Pizza Coupons), one (1) Charcoal Grill, one (1) Pizza Paddle, one (1) Pizza Cutter, one (1) WiFi Speaker and two (2) Home Run Inn Drink Koozies. The ARV of the Grand Prize is $500. Total Prizes ARVs: $616. All ARVs are subject to change. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute all or part of the Prize with a prize of equal or greater value. If Sponsor is unable to contact the Winner by social private message or e-mail within five (5) business days from the first notification attempt, or if the Winner (i) fails to complete and have returned all requested documents by the specified date, (ii) is found to be ineligible, or (iii) fails to comply with the Official Rules, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will beselected from among all non-winning eligible entries. If Prize confirmation message via email is returned as undeliverable, Prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will select an alternate winner from among all non-winning eligible entries. In the event the ARV is greater than the actual cost of the Prize, no refund for the difference will be provided. In the event that the Winner does not use any portion of the Prize, there will be no extension, transfer, substitution, reimbursement, or compensation provided. If for any reason whatsoever Winner is unable to use the Prize for any reason after arrangements have been made and paid, Sponsor shall have no further obligation to the Winner. The acceptance or use of the Prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to use adult Winner’s names and addresses (city and state) for promotional purposes on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without notice or further compensation. Winner agrees to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Sponsor, Facebook, Inc., and their respective parent companies, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents, from any claims due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property, resulting in whole or in part from acceptance or enjoyment of the Prize, or participation in the Contest. No substitutions are allowed and the Prize may not be transferred, conveyed or auctioned. A purchase will not increase chances of winning.
All federal, state and other taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. Winners will be required to provide his/her social security number and will be issued a 1099 at the end of the year for prizes valued in excess of $600.00. The prize is not transferable, not for resale or auction, and has no cash surrender value. Entrants are encouraged to contact their own tax advisor regarding potential tax implications, if any, of this Contest.
USE OF WINNING SUBMISSIONS:
Upon a winner accepting a prize, Released Parties have the right to use winning submissions in merchandising, advertising, marketing or promotion or for any other commercial or noncommercial purpose without additional compensation to the winner. Winner hereby grants to Released Parties a non-exclusive, sub-licensable, royalty-free, fully paid license and the right to use, distribute, make derivative works from and otherwise exploit the submission, in any manner and in any medium now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world in perpetuity. Entrants hereby forever waives and relinquish all so-called “moral rights (droit moral)” now or hereafter recognized.
USE OF ALL SUBMISSIONS:
Upon submission of an Entry, Released Parties shall have the right to use the submission for the purposes of promoting this Contest and Contest administered by Brickfish or Sponsor without additional compensation, and ant, at the time of submission, grants Released Parties a nonexclusive, sub-licensable, royalty-free, fully-paid license and right to use and distribute the submission for those promotional purposes.
ENTRANT USE OF SUBMISSION:
Entrants may post and distribute their own submissions for promotional purposes, such as on websites and social networking profile pages, provided, however, that if the submission includes Sponsor Content, any required intellectual property notices must be included and the license to use the Sponsor Content is subject to strict compliance with these Official Rules.
By entering this Contest and accepting any prize, Winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Facebook, Inc. and their subsidiaries and related companies, any company involved with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from and against any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever, including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Contest, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Contest-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Released Parties shall not be liable to entrant for failure to supply any prize or any part thereof, 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 the action(s), regulations(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened terrorist acts, terrorist acts, air raid, blackout, act of public enemy, earthquake, war (declared or undeclared), fire, flood, epidemic, 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 similar or dissimilar cause beyond any of the Released Parties’ control. Sponsor is not responsible for: (a) lost, late, misdirected, undeliverable, incomplete or indecipherable submissions due to system errors or failures, or faulty transmissions or other telecommunications malfunctions and/or entries; (b) technical failures of any kind; (c) failures of any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (d) unauthorized human and/or mechanical intervention in any part of the submission process or the Contest; (e) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of Entries; or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from any entrant’s participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize. The Released Parties reserve the right to disqualify any entrant they find, in their sole discretion, to be violating these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to require any winner to submit to a confidential background check to confirm eligibility and help ensure that the use of any submission will not bring Sponsor into public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or will not reflect unfavorably on the Contest as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor further reserves the right to require any winner to enter into confidentiality and non-disclosure agreement to protect any proprietary information that winner may receive pursuant to the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to extend, cancel, or suspend the Contest in its sole discretion should it receive fewer than fifty (50) submissions or due to circumstances beyond its control, including natural disasters. Sponsor has the right, but not the obligation, to use any winning submission. Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, cancel, modify or suspend the Contest should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines such entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, plagiarizing, engaging in any deception or any other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten, undermine or harass any other players or Sponsor representatives. Any attempt to deliberately damage or undermine the legitimate operation or fair play of the Contest may be in violation of criminal and civil laws and will result in disqualification from participation in the Contest. Should such an attempt be made, the Released Parties reserve the right to seek remedies and damages, including attorney fees, to the fullest extent of the law, including criminal prosecution.
WINNERS AND RULES:
A list of winners will be available upon request. For more information contact email@example.com.
By entering the Contest, the entrant is granting permission to receive promotional marketing materials, including emails from Home Run Inn and Brickfish. Entrants may unsubscribe at any time without affect to their submission.
HOME RUN INN PIZZA GRILLING RECIPE CONTEST OFFICIAL CAMPAIGN RULES