I Am Invisible No More® – Video Story Contest
SPONSORS: Invisible Disabilities® Association (IDA) and Allsup LLC
ADMINISTRATOR: Invisible Disabilities® Association (IDA)
PO BOX 4067
Parker, CO 80134
IDA’s “I Am Invisible No More” (“Promotion”) is Administrated by the Invisible Disabilities® Association (“Administrator”). This Promotion is governed by these Official Rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the Promotion, each Entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands the results of the Promotion, as determined by Administrator and its agents, are final in all respects. The Promotion is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER TO WIN THIS PROMOTION. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. This promotion is in no way administrated, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
The Promotion will begin on Monday, February 1, 2018 at 12:00:01 AM EST and ends on Friday, March 16, 2018 at 11:59:59 PM EST (the “Entry Period”). All Entries must be received between the times stated for the Entry Period. Administrator reserves the right to extend or shorten the Promotion in its sole discretion.
HOW TO ENTER:
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY FRIDAY, MARCH 16, 2018 AT 11:59:59 PM EST TO BE ACCEPTED. Entry must be submitted on the Invisible Disabilities Association Facebook Page or InvisibleNoMore.com webpage (“Entry Page”). Entry Page is duplicated on both Invisible Disabilities Association Facebook Page and InvisibleNoMore.com webpage. The entry form must be completed in full by the individual submitting the Entry. Proof of identity may be required. Multiple Entries by the same person will not be accepted. All videos submitted are subject to review and may not be posted.
Grand Prize - The Grand Prize Winner with the most fan votes for their submitted video will receive for themselves and one guest the following:
2nd Prize - The 2nd Prize Winner with the 2nd most fan votes for their submitted video will receive a $250 Pre-paid Debit Card.
3rd Prize - The 3rd Prize Winner with the 3rd most fan votes for their submitted video will receive a $100 Pre-paid Debit Card.
4th and 5th Prizes - The 4th and 5th Prize Winner with the 4th and 5th most fan votes for their submitted video will receive a $50 Pre-paid Debit Card each.
6th through 25th Prizes - The 6th through 25th Prize Winners with the 6th through 25th most fan votes for their submitted videos will receive IDA Gift packs including the books, But You LOOK Good by IDA founders, Wayne and Sherri Connell and Surviving and Thriving with an Invisible Chronic Illness by IDA Board Member, Ilana Jacqueline and other gifts.
Must be 18 years of age or older to enter. If you are age 13 - 17, you may enter with legal parental or guardian consent. If the Grand Prize Winner is under 18, they must be accompanied by a legal parent or guardian. You may not submit a video on behalf of another person. Due to Sweepstake and Export laws, to be eligible for this promotion, you must be a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia.
Administrator has the right to verify the eligibility of each Entrant. Invisible Disabilities Association and Allsup LLC employees, and parent, affiliate, subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives of Administrators are not eligible and are excluded from Promotion. Other terms and conditions may apply, as determined by the Administrator in its sole discretion. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of the Promotion in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the Award, acceptance or receipt of the Award, or use of all or any portion of the Award are solely the responsibility of the Winner. ANY AND ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES, FEES, ETC. ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF THE AWARD ARE SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent for the Award shall be provided by Administrator. If Grand Prize Winner is unable to travel to Denver, they will be awarded the $500 Pre-paid Debit Card only. INCOMPLETE ENTRIES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED. Only Entries submitted on the Entry Page in accordance with these Official Rules will be accepted. No emailed entries will be accepted. Administrator has no obligation to advise an Entrant of an incomplete or otherwise non-compliant Entry. Administrator is not responsible for lost, late, invalid, unintelligible, incomplete, garbled, or misdirected Entry(s), which will be disqualified, in Administrator 's sole discretion.
CONTENT SUBMISSION POLICY:
POSTED CONTENT HAS NOT BEEN EDITED BY ADMINISTRATOR. POSTED CONTENT REPRESENTS THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT, AND DOES NOT NECESSARILY REFLECT THE VIEWS OF ADMINISTRATOR IN ANY MANNER. This policy applies to any video or other material (collectively, “Content”) that Entrants may submit to the Administrator for its social media platform or website where the Promotion appears. The purpose of submitting your Content is to provide a visual representation of your “I Am Invisible No More” Story. All Content submitted is subject to review and removal at the sole and absolute discretion of Administrator. Below are the Content restrictions:
Content cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity;
Content cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message;
Content cannot be obscene, offensive, or endorse any form of hate or hate group;
Content cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about IDA’s or Allsup LLC’s Services, or any other people, products, or companies;
Content cannot contain trademarks, logos or trade dress owned by others, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind other than IDA or Allsup LLC without Administrator’s permission and the express permission of the other brand or product;
Content cannot contain 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) without the written permission of the copyright owner;
Content cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without the written permission of the owner of such materials;
Content cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill with which Administrator wishes to be associated; and
Content cannot violate any law or depict any unlawful act or omission.
BY SUBMITTING CONTENT, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT YOUR CONTENT MAY BE POSTED ON ADMINISTRATOR’S WEBSITE/SOCIAL PLATFORM IN ADMINISTRATOR’S SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION. Administrator reserves the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen Content prior to posting it. By submitting Content, you acknowledge that Administrator has no obligation to use or post any Content you submit. By submitting Content, you warrant and represent that it: (a) is your original work, (b) has not been previously published, (c) has no previous awards, (d) does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (e) that you have obtained written permission from any and all persons whose names, likenesses or voices are used in the Video (if any) and (f) and that publication of the Content via various media, including Web posting, will not infringe on any third-party rights.
ELECTION OF WINNER AND AWARD NOTIFICATION:
The top 25 winners will be selected using fan voting from all qualifying Entries received on the Entry Page. The Entrant Video Winners will be notified within 10 days of Promotion end. Announcement and instructions with respect to the Awards will be given to the Winners via email and/or phone contact information provided on the Entry Page entry submission. If a Winner is not available or cannot be contacted within 3 weeks of initial correspondence by Administrator, that Winner shall forfeit their Award to the Entrant video with the next most votes. Upon the request of the Administrator, any Entrant, including the Winners, may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Award Acceptance Form and IRS W-9 form. If an Entrant fails to comply with these official rules, that Entrant will be disqualified. If a tie arises from fan voting, then the Administrator will choose a winner using its sole and absolute discretion.
By participating, each Entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules. By posting content, each Entrant agrees that anything submitted can be used by the Administrator for any purpose, including but not limited to, marketing and advertising. Your submission of Content grants Administrator and its agents an unlimited, worldwide, perpetual, license and right to publish, use, edit, revise, adapt, modify, and publicly perform, broadcast, display, and disseminate the Content in any way, at any time, and in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to you. By submitting Content, you agree that (1) your submission is gratuitous and offered without restriction, (2) your submission will not subject Administrator to any obligation, and (3) Administrator may disclose the ideas contained in the Content on a non-confidential basis to anyone or otherwise use the ideas without your consent and without any compensation to you. Entrant also relinquishes and releases any and all rights and ownership interest Entrant may have in submitted Content and transfers to Administrator any and all such rights and interest, including copyrights. By participating, each Winner agrees to have his, her or its name, voice, or likeness, as applicable, used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this Promotion without receiving additional financial or other compensation, and, where legal, to sign a publicity release confirming such consent prior to acceptance of the Award (the "Release"). By participating, each Entrant grants Administrator permission to add Entrants contact information to the Administrator's promotional mailing and/or email list. Administrator shall not be responsible for Entry Page entries, or electronic transmissions that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, misdirected or not received by the Administrator or its agents for any reason, including but not limited to any technical malfunctions, human error, software/ hardware failure, or telecommunication errors, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this Promotion.
If for any reason this Promotion cannot be executed as planned by Administrator, including but not limited to tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures of any kind, or any other causes beyond the control of the Administrator that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, the Administrator reserves the right to terminate, modify, or suspend the Promotion. If the Promotion is terminated before the end of the Entry Period, Administrator may select each Winner from all eligible Entry Page entries received as of the termination time and date. Administrator reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entry and prosecute any individual or entity that tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry process. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON OR ENTITY TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR OTHERWISE CORRUPT OR UNDERMINE ANY OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION OR THE AWARD MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, ADMINISTRATOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY, PROSECUTE AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR ENTITY TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Administrator and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the Promotion or administration of the Promotion, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting of these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of the Winners, or the distribution of any Award. Administrator and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.
The Winners may be required to execute a legal agreement and release (“Release”) that confirms Winners’: (i) eligibility for the Contest and compliance with these Contest Rules; (ii) acceptance of the Prize as offered; (iii) release of Facebook and Invisible Disabilities Association. and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, and/or related companies and each of their employees, directors, officers, unitholders, suppliers, agents, Invisible Disabilities Association, administrators, licensees, representatives, advertising, media buying and promotional agencies (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, cost or expense arising out of participation in this Contest, participation in any Contest-related activity or the acceptance, use, or misuse of any Prize, including but not limited to costs, injuries, losses related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, or from any and all claims of third parties arising therefrom; and (iv) grant to Invisible Disabilities Association of the unrestricted right, in Invisible Disabilities Association’s individual discretion, to produce, reproduce, publish, broadcast, communicate by telecommunication, exhibit, distribute, adapt and otherwise use or re-use the Winners’ name, photograph, likeness, voice and biography, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, in connection with the Contest and the promotion and exploitation thereof. The executed Release, if requested, must be returned within two (2) business days of the verification as a Winner or the selected entrant may, at the sole and absolute discretion of Invisible Disabilities Association, be disqualified and the Prize forfeited.
INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
BY ENTERING THE PROMOTION, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS ADMINISTRATOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AGENTS AND REPRESENTATIVES, AND FACEBOOK AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY AWARD.
In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of the Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including but not limited to the Contest entry form, or point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the terms and conditions of the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.