~~Christopher & Banks | CJ Banks Style Show Photo Contest

OFFICIAL RULES

1. NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST.  A purchase will not improve your chance to win.  Void where prohibited.  Subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

2. ELIGIBILITY TO PARTICIPATE.  The Style Show Photo Contest (the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of the U.S. (exclusive of residents in Rhode Island and Puerto Rico) who are 21 years of age and older as of September 14, 2015.  Employees of Christopher & Banks Corporation, Christopher & Banks, Inc., and Christopher & Banks Company (collectively, the “Company”), its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and website providers (individually or collectively, the “Promoters”) and their immediate family members and/or others living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate or win. Void in Rhode Island, territories and commonwealths including Puerto Rico, and where prohibited.

3. HOW DO I ENTER?  In order to enter the Contest and be eligible to win, you must complete the online entry form linked to from the “Style Show Photo Contest” tab on the Christopher & Banks Facebook Page (the “C&B Facebook Page”) during between 8:00 am CST on Monday, September 14, 2015 and 11:00 pm CST on Tuesday, September 22, 2015 (the “Contest Entry Period”) and upload a photo of yourself at the Christopher & Banks Style Show in your area wearing your favorite Christopher & Banks clothing from the event.  If you are unable or prefer not to attend the Style Show or to wear Christopher & Banks clothing, you may upload a photo of yourself wearing another favorite outfit.  The entry form will require you to provide your name, mailing address and email address in order to be eligible to win.  Only entries received during the Contest Entry Period will be eligible to win.

4. NUMBER OF ENTRIES.  You may submit only one entry.  Entrants who are determined to have exceeded this maximum number of entries may be disqualified as to all entries. 

Only entries received during the Contest Entry Period will be eligible to win a Prize.  Entries may be subject to verification prior to prize drawing.  All Entries become the property of the Company and will not be returned or acknowledged. 

The Company may send promotional emails to the email address given upon entry.  By entering the Contest, you consent to receiving these emails and you also expressly consent to the application of the Company’s Privacy Statement (available at www.christopherandbanks.com), and to the collection, storage, use and disclosure of your personal and non-personal information as described in the Privacy Statement. You also acknowledge and agree that we may change or add to the Privacy Statement from time-to-time, and consent to the terms of and practices described in this Privacy Statement.

5. PHOTO RESTRICTIONS.

Photo Formats – Entries must be digital images.

Photographer/Copyright – The person entering the contest must be the owner of the photograph.  You must be the sole owner of the copyright of the photo you submit (the “Photo”).  Your submission of the Photo is your guarantee that you are the owner and copyright holder of the Photo.

Photo Subject Restrictions – Photos must be appropriate for posting on the C&B Facebook Page and should be acceptable for all audiences.  Obscene, provocative, or otherwise questionable content will not be considered or eligible to win.  The Promoters retain sole and unilateral discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content and may reject and disqualify any Photo that is deemed inappropriate or ineligible for entry in this Contest. 

Ownership/Use Rights – Entrants retain the copyright to the Photos they submit.  By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees that: (i) they have secured all rights necessary to feature each person other than themselves in the Photo; (ii) they are the parent/guardian of any child(ren) featured in the Photo or that they have obtained permission from the child(ren)’s parent/guardian to feature the child(ren) in it; (iii) they will allow their submitted Photo to be displayed on the website and/or the social media accounts the Company administers now or in the future including, but not limited to, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, etc. without any fee or other form of compensation; and (iv) the Company may display their submitted Photo in future marketing materials, emails, websites, social media accounts, etc., and may make and retain copies of all photographs submitted by any entrant for archival purposes.  Photos (including non-winning Photos) may be selected for display or use on other Company websites, marketing materials, emails, social media accounts, etc.

Image Modifications – Minor digital enhancement is permitted, but images that have been significantly modified or appear unnatural will be disqualified. The Company retains sole discretion as to what constitutes excessive modification.

Not Permitted –
• No borders or frames may be added to images.
• No watermarks, signature or copyright notices may be added to images.
• Adding or replacing elements in an image is not permitted.
• Artistic filters are not permitted.
• Copying or reposting of Internet images or screenshots is not permitted.

6. POTENTIAL WINNERS SELECTION.  On or about September 24, 2015, the Promoters will select at random five (5) potential winners (collectively, the “Potential Winners”)—from all the eligible entries received during the Contest Entry Period.  By entering, you grant permission to be contacted by the Promoters by email in connection with the Contest.  You must comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules; winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.  A Potential Winner is not an “Official Winner” until Potential Winner’s eligibility has been verified and the Potential Winner has been notified that he or she is an Official Winner.  Promoters’ decisions are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.  The Promoters will not accept screen shots or other evidence of winning in lieu of its validation process.  If the online entry form fails for any reason, any entry attempted during that time will be deemed a defective entry and is void and will not be considered as an eligible entry. 

7. VERIFICATION OF POTENTIAL WINNERS.  The Potential Winners will be required to agree to the terms of a Verification, Consent and Release Agreement via email (the “Consent Form”) within five (5) days of its receipt.  If any Potential Winner cannot be contacted, fails to return the Consent Form within the required time period, refuses the Prize for any reason or a Prize is returned as undeliverable, that Potential Winner forfeits his or her Prize and Promoters may select an alternate winner by random drawing. 

8. WHAT CAN I WIN?  Each of the five Official Winners will win a One Hundred Dollar ($100.00) Christopher & Banks gift card redeemable at any Christopher & Banks or CJ Banks retail store or online at www.christopherandbanks.com (approximate retail value  $100.00.)

No prize substitution or cash redemption allowed by an Official Winner.  Each Potential Winner will be notified by email, and, if verified as the Official Winner, the Prize will be delivered by US Mail to the mailing address provided on the Official Winner’s Consent Form.  If Promoters fail to receive an email response from a Potential Winner within five (5) business days of sending him/her the initial email notice that h/she is a Potential Winner, then the Prize will be considered as being forfeited and may be awarded to another eligible entrant.  An unclaimed prize may not be awarded.

9. ODDS.  The estimated odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received.

10. PRIZE RESTRICTIONS/CONDITIONS.  Prize is non-transferable.  No substitution or cash equivalent of any Prize permitted except at the Promoters’ discretion.  Federal, state and local taxes, if any, and any other costs or expenses related to acceptance and use of the Prize not specified, are the sole responsibility of the winner. 

11. ADDITIONAL TERMS.  By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to (i) abide by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Promoters, which shall be final, and (ii) release, discharge and hold harmless Facebook, the Promoters, their affiliates, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies and the respective employees, directors and officers of the foregoing, from and against any/all claims, losses, injuries or damages, including death, resulting from the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize and/or participation in the Contest. 

By accepting a Prize, each Official Winner agrees and consents, where legal, to the use of his/her name and/or likeness by the Promoters without further authorization, compensation or remuneration of any kind for advertising, promotions and other publicity purposes in all media and on the Internet conducted by the Promoters, and upon request, will provide such consent in writing. 

The Promoters reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in an inappropriate, unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. 

12. WARNING.  ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE COMPANY RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.  PROMOTERS’ FAILURE TO ENFORCE ANY TERM OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF THAT PROVISION.

13. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.  The Promoters are not responsible for: (i) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any aspects of the Contest; (iv) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the announcement of the Prize or in any Contest-related materials; or (v) any injury or damage to you or to other persons or property which may be caused from your participation in the Contest and/or your downloading of any materials related to this Contest.  If for any reason your entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, your sole remedy is another entry in the Contest.  The Promoters are not responsible for any late, lost, illegible, incomplete or misdirected entries, or responsible for incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction related to or resulting from participating in this Contest.  If for any reason the Contest cannot be conducted as planned by reason of tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical failures, which, in the opinion of the Promoters, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, the Promoters reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest may conduct a random drawing and select a winner from among all eligible entries received for the drawing prior to the action taken.  In no event will the Promoters be responsible or liable for any damages or losses of any kind, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising out of participation in the Contest.  Some jurisdictions may not allow limitations or the exclusions of liability for incidental or consequential damages, or exclusion of implied warranties, so some of the aforementioned limitations or exclusions may not apply.  Check local laws for any restrictions or conditions regarding these limitations and/or exclusions.

14. PRIVACY.  Information entrants provide to the Promoters will be used to communicate with entrants regarding this Contest and otherwise as set forth in these Official Rules, as well as to contact entrants at a later date with respect to products or services that the Promoters believe may be of interest to them.  Entrants are providing information to Promoters, not to Facebook.  By submitting an Entry, all entrants acknowledge and agree that the personal information that they have provided will be maintained on the Company’s server and/or the server of those responsible for administering the drawing, all in accordance with the Company’s Privacy Statements, which are modified from time-to-time, the current versions of which are available at www.christopherandbanks.com.

15. PUBLICITY.  Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes an  Official Winner's consent to Promoter’s use of that Official Winner’s name, likeness, photograph, opinions, hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.

16. DISPUTES.  Each entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest, or any Prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resorting to any form of class action, and any judicial proceeding shall take place in a federal or state court within the State of Minnesota; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Promoters in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Minnesota, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law, rules or provisions (whether of the State of Minnesota or any other jurisdiction) that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Minnesota.

17. HOLD HARMLESS.  By participating in the Contest, you agree to release and hold harmless Facebook, the Promoters, and their employees, officers, affiliates, agents, and advertising and promotional agencies from any and all damages, injuries, claims, causes of actions, or losses of any kind resulting from your participation in this Contest, including infringement of intellectual property rights.

18. TAXES.  Taxes are the sole responsibility of each Official Winner.

19. SPONSOR.  Christopher & Banks, Inc., 2400 Xenium Lane North, Plymouth, MN 55441, is the sponsor of this Contest.  This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with Facebook.  Company reserves the right to cancel the Contest at any time and substitute another promotion in its place.

© 2015 Christopher & Banks, Inc.  All rights reserved.  Contest entrants are hereby authorized to copy these Official Rules on the condition that it will be for entrant’s personal use and not for any other commercial purpose whatsoever.