Shopbop Wedding Boutique
Anniversary Celebration Contest
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Please read these rules before entering the Shopbop Wedding Boutique Anniversary Celebration Contest ("Contest"). By submitting an entry, you acknowledge that you have read and agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and the judges, and that you satisfy all eligibility requirements.
Eligibility. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are the older of 18 years of age or the legal age of majority in his/her state of residence at the time of entry. Not open to employees or independent contractors, or immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children, and grandchildren) or those living in the same household of employees or independent contractors of Sponsor, any entity involved in any aspect of the Contest (including funding or judging), advertising agencies, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advisors, or advertising/promotion agencies.
How to Enter. Contest entry period begins at 10:00:01 a.m. (ET) on April 16, 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. (ET) on April 30, 2012 (the "Entry Period"). To enter, during the Entry Period you must:
- Go to http://pinterest.com/shopbop/ and follow all Shopbop boards on Pinterest by clicking "Follow All";
- Create a Pinterest board that illustrates dream wedding inspiration using at least three unique products from Shopbop's Wedding Boutique at www.shopbop.com/ci/3/wedding/bridal-and-wedding-2012.html (the "Board"). (the "Board"). The Board name must be "Wedding Inspiration from Shopbop.com" and the Board category must be "Wedding & Events"; and
- Send an e-mail to email@example.com that includes the subject line, "Wedding Boutique Contest Entry" and the URL link to your Pinterest Board.
The Board and the e-mail are collectively referred to as the "Entry." You must have a Pinterest account and be logged in to your account to follow Shopbop on Pinterest. To open a Pinterest account, you may go to http://pinterest.com/ and request an invitation to open an account. Pinterest membership is not guaranteed by Sponsor. Limit one Entry per person/e-mail address. Each Entry must be suitable for family viewing on a national news network and meet other reasonable community standards. By entering, each entrant represents and warrants that the Entry being entered into the Contest does not violate or infringe any copyright, trademark, privacy or publicity right, or other personal, proprietary or intellectual property right of any person or entity, or violate any local, state or federal laws or any entrant's employer's policies; and is not defamatory, libelous, obscene, or otherwise illegal. Sponsor may disqualify any entrant whose Entry Sponsor deems, in its sole discretion, at any time not to comply with any requirement described in these Official Rules or the foregoing representations and warranties. Entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. (ET) on April 30, 2012. Sponsor's servers and clock shall be deemed the official clock for the Contest and entrant's proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt by Sponsor. Incomplete Entries will be disqualified. Sponsor is not responsible for (i) lost, misdirected, late, illegible, incomplete or unintelligible entries, or for inaccurate entry information, whether caused by entrant or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any technical or human errors that may occur in the processing entries; or (ii) any printing, production, human or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.
Judging. From May 1, 2012 through May 4,2012, all qualified Entries will be judged and rated by a panel of qualified judges selected by Sponsor using the following criteria: (a) creativity; (b) use of Shopbop product; and (c) originality (collectively, the "Judging Criteria"). First Prize, Second Prize and Third Prize winners will be selected by the judges based on the Judging Criteria. In the event of a tie, the tie will be broken by the tied entries being judged and rated based on creativity. Winners will be notified by e-mail on or about May 8, 2012. In the event a potential winner's Entry is disqualified, the entrant who submitted the next highest rated Entry will be the potential First Prize, Second Prize or Third Prize winner, as the case may be, and must comply with the requirements in these Official Rules. All decisions of the judges are final and binding.
Prize. The following prizes will be awarded:
- First Prize: One First Prize winner will be awarded $10,000.00 in Shopbop.com Gift Certificates. The total approximate retail value ("ARV") of the First Prize is $10,000.00.
- Second Prize: One Second Prize winner will be awarded $5,000.00 in Shopbop.com Gift Certificates. The total ARV of the Second Prize is $5,000.00.
- Third Prize: One Third Prize winner will be awarded $2,500.00 in Shopbop.com Gift Certificates. The total ARV of the Second Prize is $2,500.00.
The total ARV of all prizes is $17,500.00. The Shopbop.com Gift Certificate ("GC") may only be used for purchases of eligible goods on Shopbop.com. Redemption of GC will be subject to BOP LLC's standard terms, conditions and restrictions applicable to gift certificates in effect on the day of issuance of the GC. Sponsor is not responsible if the GC is lost, stolen, destroyed or used without permission. If the GC is lost or stolen, it will not be replaced. Each winner will be: (a) responsible for paying all costs and expenses related to the prize that are not specifically mentioned, including, but not limited to, taxes and any other expenses that might reasonably be incurred by the winner in receiving or using the prize; and (b) required to submit his/her social security number or tax payer ID number to Sponsor in order to claim the prize. All prizes will be awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose).
Additional Conditions of Participation. By submitting an Entry, each entrant grants Sponsor and its affiliates the right to use the URL link to the entrant's Board, along with entrant's name, in any promotional materials produced by Sponsor or its affiliates. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor and the judges, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to the Contest. Each winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability/Publicity Release, and provide any additional tax filing information (such as a social security number or tax payer ID number) within 3 business days following the date of first attempted notification. Prior to awarding a prize, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, require the potential winner to sign such additional documents Sponsor deems necessary to confirm eligibility, to obtain a liability/publicity release, and to award any prize. Failure to return any required document by the date stated in these rules or as otherwise required by Sponsor will deem the potential winner as ineligible to receive a prize. If any documentation is not returned by the specified dates or if a potential winner is deemed ineligible prior to the prize being awarded, Sponsor may, at its election, award the prize to the entrant who submitted the next highest rated Entry to be the next potential First Prize, Second Prize or Third Prize winner, as the case may be. Acceptance of prize by winner constitutes permission for Sponsor and its agencies to use winner's name for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees that Sponsor and its affiliates, and any agents, employees or representatives of Sponsor or any of its affiliates, and Pinterest (collectively, the "Released Parties"), will have no liability, and will be held harmless by such entrants to the maximum extent permitted by law for any liability, loss, injury, or damage to property or to person, including death, and reasonable attorney's fees and court costs, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of participation in the Contest, or by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes, even if caused or contributed to by the negligence of any of the Released Parties. Contest is governed by the laws of the United States and the State of Washington. As a condition of participating in this Contest, entrants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in King County, Washington having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (e.g. costs associated with entering), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. Contest is void where prohibited by law. Entrants agree that the decisions of Sponsor and the judges related to the Contest are final.
Miscellaneous. The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyright © 2012 by BOP LLC. All rights reserved. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor due to prize availability and then with a prize of equal or greater value. To the maximum extent permitted by law, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change these rules or cancel the Contest at any time, or to modify, terminate, or suspend the Contest should viruses, worms, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond Sponsor's control corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of the Contest or submission of entries. Sponsor reserves the right to select the winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor is not responsible for any human or other error that may occur in the processing of the entries, nor is it responsible for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hardware or software, malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to any entrant's or any other computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry or judging process, the outcome of the Contest, or the operation of the Contest or Web site; to be acting in violation of these rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR AND ITS RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND/OR OTHER RELIEF FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to terminate the Contest in the event it does not receive a minimum of 50 qualified entries.
Winner's List. After the winners are confirmed, the winners' names will be posted at http://www.shopbop.com/ci/3/lp/past-sweeps-winners.html until October 30, 2012.
Sponsor.BOP LLC, 101 E. Badger Road, Madison, WI 53713. The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Pinterest.
All information submitted in connection with this Contest will be treated in accordance with these Official Rules and Shopbop.com's Privacy Notice Privacy Notice. You understand that you are providing your information to BOP LLC and not to Pinterest.