Nerdanatix Read A Comic Challenge - ("Contest Giveaway")
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Official Rules and Regulations
This Promotion is intended for viewing and participation in the 50 United States, and Washington D.C only and shall be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the 50 United States, and Washington D.C. Please do not enter if you are not a legal resident of, and not located in, the 50 United States, and Washington D.C. at time of entry. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
Entry constitutes your acceptance of these Official Rules and Regulations.
Promotion Period: The Promotion Period consists of a Grand Prize Submission which begins April 1st, 2020 at 12:01:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends April 30th, 2020 at 11:59:59 PM ET ("Submission Period"), the Grand Prize winner will be chosen on May 1st, 2020.
Who May Participate: This Promotion is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and Washington, D.C. who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, and are parents or legal guardians of a child (or children) who is (are) between 6 and 17. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
How To Enter The Promotion: During the Submission Period, posts, videos and entry form responses that are posted on the official Nerdanatix Facebook page (click here) will be compiled and (subject to the requirements below) will be entered for consideration in the Promotion for the Grand Prize.
By submitting photos and videos for consideration, you confirm that you have read and accept these Official Rules and Regulations, and you confirm that you are the parent/legal guardian of any minor(s) in the contest, if uploading a video parent must be in any video with minor. The videos submitted are each referred to herein as an “Entry”. Entries are subject to all Entry Requirements set forth herein to be valid; see Rule #3.1 below for Submission Requirements. By submitting an Entry, you hereby warrant and represent that your Entry conforms with the Entry Requirements set forth herein.
Limit: Maximum of one entry per person per family throughout the entire Submission Period.
Each Entry must be unique; duplicate Entries and/or automated Entries are prohibited. Entrants may not enter under multiple names nor may entrants use any other device or artifice to enter multiple times or as multiple entrants. If it is discovered that you have entered or attempted to enter the Promotion more than one (1) time, all of your Entries will be declared null and void, and any Prize you might have been entitled to (if any) may be forfeited, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Entry Requirements: The following guidelines set by the Sponsor must be followed for each Entry:
(i)Entry must be a Facebook post or video taken within the thirty (30) days prior to date of Entry and must be posted on the Nerdanatix Facebook Wall as well as your own Facebook page;
(ii) You must own all rights to the comic submitted for the contest and have the right to grant Sponsor (Nerdanatix) a license to use the comic for giveaway; (COMIC CREATORS)
(iii) The Entry must include a post of your review of the comic with a picture of the comic or a video of you and the comic (1) and only one (1) person per Entry.
(iv) You must be the parent or legal guardian of the child depicted in the Entry;
(v) The Entry cannot contain the image or likeness of any other individual other than the contestant,
(vi) The Entry may not be a photo of you, it must be either a review and a photo of the comic or a video of you reviewing the comic;
(vii) The Entry may not include a photo collage of pages of the comic, just the cover nothing more.
(viii) Any person included in an Entry must be appropriately clothed, or will not be eligible or accepted;
(ix) The Entry must be suitable for a family audience and contain only content that, in the sole and unfettered discretion of Sponsor, is suitable for a general audience;
(x) The Entry must not be represented by an agent or manager and must not be subject to any guild, union or other organization or agreement that would restrict or prohibit participation in this Promotion;
(xi) The Entry must comply with these Official Rules and any Terms of Service on the Website;
(xii) The Entry must not, in the sole and unfettered discretion of Sponsor, incorporate any elements of entries submitted by other entrants;
(xiii) The Entry cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity or any inappropriate content;
(xiv) The Entry cannot promote alcohol, illegal drugs, depict gambling references or tobacco use, 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;
(xv) The Entry cannot be obscene or offensive, defamatory, libelous, threatening, harassing, or endorse any form of hate or hate group;
(xvi) The Entry cannot defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor, Promotion Entities or their products or other people, products or companies;
(xvii) The Entry cannot prominently feature trademarks, logos, copyrighted works, trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) or any intellectual property owned by others (including but not limited to music, product packaging, photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images, published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) other than as owned by entrant or as authorized by Sponsor for use by entrants in connection with the Promotion;
(xviii) The Entry cannot (in the sole discretion of Sponsor) advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind other than the Sponsor’s, including, but not limited to, any of Sponsor’s competitors, any of Promotion Entities’ competitors, or contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
(xix) The Entry cannot contain materials embodying the name, likenesses, voices or other indicia identifying any other person, living or dead, unless you have express permission from that person to use their likeness and performance in connection with the Promotion;
(xx) No background artwork or material shall appear in the Entry unless it is the original work of the entrant;
(xxi) Entries must be created solely by the entrant or entrant must be the sole owner of all copyright interests therein;
(xxii) The Entry cannot communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to associate;
(xxiii) The Entry cannot violate any law or otherwise be inappropriate; all as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
(xxiv) Filters on photos or videos will not be accepted and will disqualify your entry.
Each Entrant warrants to the Promotion Entities that his or her entry does not contravene or infringe on anyone else’s copyright or other intellectual property, moral rights, Privacy or Publicity rights, and that they are the parent or legal guardian of any child(ren) depicted in their video. If requested, the entrant must be able to provide proof in a form acceptable to Sponsor that he/she is the parent or legal guardian of the child(ren) featured in the Entry.
(Comic Creators) By contributing your comic you warrant and represent that it: (a) is your original work, (b) has not been previously published, (c) does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; and (d) that publication of the Entry via various media including Web posting, will not infringe on the rights of any third party. Any such entrant will indemnify and hold harmless, Sponsor and Promotion Entities from any claims to the contrary.
By participating in the Promotion, entrants agree to indemnify and hold Promotion Entities (as defined in Rule #2) harmless from and against any and all claims, demands, actions, causes of action, damages, costs or expenses brought against or suffered or incurred by the Promotion Entities, or any of them, arising out of or in connection with the participation by the entrants in this Promotion, or any breach by the entrants of the foregoing warranties. By participating, entrants agree to these Official Rules and Regulations, which are final and binding in all respects.
Promotion GRAND Prize Winner Determination. There will be one (1) round of Grand Prize judging. Entries will be judged based on the following criteria: (a) review or the comic received; (b) expressiveness of the level of detail about the book.; and c) photo of the book and or video of the book in your review.
Grand Prize Judging Period. Between April 1st, 2020 and April 30th, 2020, the final decision will be based by the Nerdanatix team.
The Grand Prize Winner will receive one copy of every creators comic that was contributed for the contest a total of 50 comic books.
How To Claim Your Prize. The Potential Grand Prize Winner (Potential Winner) will be notified via email with instructions on how to be confirmed as a Winner and claim their prize. Once the message is sent, Potential Winner will have 48 hours to respond. Potential Winner agrees that, if they are selected as a Potential Winner, Sponsor may conduct a background check, and Potential Winner agrees to execute all documents necessary for Sponsor to obtain such background check.
If any Winner is at least 18, but considered a minor in his/her state of residence, the prize will be awarded to his/her parent or legal guardian who must sign and return all required documentation outlined herein and otherwise comply with all requirements imposed on Winner set forth herein. If a Potential Winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept a prize, if Sponsor is unable to contact a Potential Grand Prize Winner within five (5) business days, or in the event that a prize notification or any prize is returned undeliverable, such prize may be forfeited at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Each Potential Winner (or parent/legal guardian where applicable) may be required to furnish proof of identification.
Allow 4-6 weeks for verification and shipment of your prize. Promotion Entities shall not be held responsible for any delays in awarding a prize for any reason outside of their control. Prizes will only be delivered to verified Winner. Any unclaimed prize will not be awarded. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address, and/or telephone number of entrants.
By accepting a prize, each Winner agrees and consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and state of residence), voice, and statements relating to the Promotion or Sponsor, and photographs or other likenesses, without further compensation, notification or permission in any publicity or advertising carried out by Sponsor or any related entities in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed, including the internet, without territorial or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.
Conditions of Entry (Comic Creators Only). By submitting a comic, each creator grants, represents and warrants that the entrant has the rights to grant non-exclusive, sub-licensable license for the right to display, their comic via video or photo for the contest entry only.
By entering, entrants (i) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules and Regulations including all eligibility requirements and, (ii) agree to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor and/or Promotion Judges, made in their sole discretion, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. All issues of interpretation to be decided by Sponsor. Decisions of Sponsor and judges are final and binding in all matters. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules and Regulations are subject to disqualification and all associated Entries will be void.
Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, damaged, stolen, misdirected, mutilated, garbled, illegible or incomplete submissions of Entries. Proof of transmission (screenshots or captures of Entry, etc.) and/or submission does not constitute proof of delivery. Sponsor’s clock is the official timekeeping device for this Promotion.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant’s registration in the Promotion (and void all associated Entries) or entitlement to a prize, if, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, it determines or suspects that the entrant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, or other fraudulent, deceptive or unfair entry or playing practices (including any Entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means or any other means which subvert the entry process).
If a dispute arises regarding the identity of an entrant, such Entry will be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account corresponding to the Entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules and Regulations. Each entrant may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
As a condition of entering, entrants (or their parent or legal guardian if an eligible minor) agree (and agree to confirm in writing): (a) to release Sponsor, Promotion Entities, Instagram, Inc., and each of their officers, directors, employees and agents, from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to participating in the Promotion or the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize; (b) to comply with all the rules; (c) that under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (d) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (e) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and in no event will entrants be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees and court costs.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Promotion Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Virginia, U.S.A., without regard to Virginia or any other conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts for Houston, Texas.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend this Promotion at any time, if fraud, technical failures, including any network server or hardware failure, viruses, bugs, errors in programming, or any other errors or other causes corrupt the administration, security, integrity or proper play of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select the Winner from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received up to time of such cancellation. In no event will the Sponsor be liable for more than the stated number of prizes available.
Promotion Entities do not warrant that access to the Promotion will be uninterrupted. Promotion Entities are not responsible for any problems that may arise, including but not limited to; (a) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet Service Providers, Web sites, Instagram APIs (application programming interfaces), or other connection, availability or accessibility problems arising in connection with or over the course of the Promotion; or (b) communications failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions or hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or (c) failure of personal computers and/or software and hardware configurations, any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other error in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of Entries, the offering or announcement of any prize or in any prize notification documents; or (d) for any other errors of any kind relating to or in connection with the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, clerical, electronic, or technical in nature; or (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information in connection with the Promotion; or (f) damage to a user's computer system occasioned by participation in this Promotion or downloading any information necessary to participate in this Promotion.
Any attempt by an entrant or other individual, to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion, including but not limited to any fraudulent claims, may be a violation of criminal and civil laws, including criminal prosecution. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages from any such individual, to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Any entrant engaging in any of the foregoing activities may be disqualified, will forfeit any prize, and all associated Entries will be void. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification and all associated Entries will be void.
In the event of any conflict with any Promotion details contained in these Official Rules and Regulations and Promotion details contained in Promotion Materials (including but not limited to point of sale, television, and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other promotion media), the details of the Promotion as set forth in these Official Rules and Regulations shall prevail. The Official Rules and Regulations govern over all other communications.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules and Regulations shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules and Regulations shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
This Promotion is solely sponsored by Nerdanatix LLC in association with Valor Printing LLC.