Favorite Customer of the Month Contest
Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and US territories and where prohibited. Do not enter if you are under 18 years of age and not a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia or a US territory at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsor, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and members of their immediate families or household members are NOT eligible. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Promotion at any time without notice.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Finalist videos will be viewed by a panel of judges on the team. They will be selected in the sole discretion of the team and will be judged according to the criteria described in the Judging Period rules. One Prize Winner will be selected each month.
ENTRY PERIOD: Smart & Sexy’s Promotional Contest will begin at 8:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on January 20, 2021. A winner will be chosen each month. The deadline for each month will be on the 25th of the month prior. Smart & Sexy reserves the right to skip a month in the event that it deems within its own discretion that none of the Entries received display the appropriate qualities to win the Contest that month
HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: During the Promotion Period as noted below, follow directions on the Google Form sheet on the sas.com website, by answering the prompts and submitting a video. There is no cost to enter. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices, or by any means which subvert the entry process will be void. A Gmail account is required to enter this. Note: You must have an email account that supports the Gmail application to enter the Sweepstakes.
CONTEST ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Entries may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that: - is unnecessarily sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; contains unnecessary nudity; - promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing); promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; - promotes any particular political agenda or message; - is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group; - defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies; - contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media); - contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission; - contains any individual other than the entrant, without permission; - communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or - violates any law. By submitting a Sweepstakes Entry, you agree that your Sweepstakes Entry conforms to these Official Rules and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify your Sweepstakes Entry for any reason, including if it determines, in its sole discretion, that your Sweepstakes Entry fails to conform to these Official Rules in any way or otherwise contains unacceptable content as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.
CONTEST WINNER AND PRIZES One (1) winner will be selected from among all eligible Entries to receive a $150 gift card for .com. The Winner will pick any 2 people she/he wants to pay it forward with a $50 gift card to .com for each. Prize may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee express or implied by Sponsor. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.
JUDGING PERIOD: A panel of judges appointed by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will judge the entries each month and select a monthly winner based on the following criteria: 40% Originality and creativity of the expression/idea proposed in the video, 30% Practicality of the idea, 30% Effectiveness and clarity of communication and mode of presentation.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by Email message or phone. Return of prize or prize notification as undeliverable, failure to sign and return requested documentation within the specified time period, the inability of Sponsor to contact a potential winner within a reasonable time period or noncompliance with these Official Rules by any potential winner will result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, the applicable prize may be awarded to a runner-up. Prizes will be delivered approximately thirty (30) days from date of winner verification.
PRIVACY: By entering the Promotion, you consent to use of your personal information (including your name, mailing address, and email address) by Sponsor and its authorized agents for the purposes of administering the Promotion and fulfilling the prizes to the winners. At the time of entry, you will also have the opportunity to request to receive information and offers from Sponsor.
LICENSE FOR USE OF CONTEST ENTRIES: Finalist videos will be viewed by a panel of judges on the team. They will be selected in the sole discretion of the team and will be judged according to the criteria described in the Official Rules. One Prize Winner will be selected each month. By submitting an Entry, each entrant grants, and represents and warrants that the entrant has the rights and authority necessary to grant. Sponsor an irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully sublicensable license and right to exploit, edit, modify, and distribute the Entry and all elements of such Sweepstakes Entry in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity without compensation, permission or notification to entrant or any third party.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Promotion, participant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at a AAA regional office in New York, NY; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act and New York Law shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages including attorney’s fees or any other damages, other than for participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Promotion), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
RELEASES: By participating in this Promotion entrants agree to release Sponsor, Smart & Sexy, Instagram and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Promotion and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of the irrespective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns(collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Promotion and/or acceptance, use or misuse of any prize.
MISCELLANEOUS: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, undelivered, garbled or misdirected Instagram posts; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of Sweepstakes Entries the announcement of the prizes, or in any Promotion -related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this Promotion if the Promotion is compromised by virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it believes has tampered with the entry process. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor reserves the right to select the Sweepstakes winners for each applicable Entry Period from among all eligible, non-suspect Sweepstakes Entries received for the Entry Period(s) at issue prior to date of cancellation or termination using the judging criteria specified above. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account associated with the entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The “authorized accountholder” is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES (AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant's name, hometown (city and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Promotion is subject to all applicable U.S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. WINNERS’ NAMES: For a winners list, available after April 9, 2020 please send a letter to: Smart & Sexy Attn: Smart & Sexy Sweepstakes Administrator 1359 Broadway 21stFl New York, NY 10018