Official Photo-Contest Rules
Entries must be digital files and will only be accepted via Facebook upload.
Contest is open to amateurs and pros. Contest is open to all U.S. Citizens, 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor and their immediate families are not eligible to enter or win (a second simultaneous employee contest is also underway).
Contestants must post their photos between 12:00 AM ET May 1, 2010, and August 31, 2010, at 11:59 AM ET.
A winner will be chosen by the open online voting between September 1, 2010 and September 15, 2010
Grand prize winner will receive $400.00 US Dollars and one Runner Up will receive $100.00.
Winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, grant of rights, and a publicity and liability release within 30 days of notification, or an alternate winner will be selected.
By entering and/or accepting a prize, contestants release and agree to hold harmless Bekins A-1 Movers, Inc, myBekins.com, Bekins Moving Solutions, Inc, and its directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind, including death, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize or participation in this contest.
By entering this contest, you represent that your photographs are original and of your own creation, publication and web posting of the material will not violate the rights of any kind of any third party, and you have provided all necessary permissions and releases.
By entering this contest, you agree to allow Sponsor to use your name, city and state, voice and/or images in connection with publication and web posting of your entry and for promotional purposes (except where prohibited), without review, notification, or approval.
By entering this contest, you agree to abide by the rules of this contest and to accept the judges’ decisions as final. Submission of an entry and/or acceptance of a prize grants Sponsor, and third parties authorized by Sponsor, the exclusive, perpetual right to publish, use, edit, adapt, modify, excerpt and/or copy the entry for any and all purposes in any and all media currently in existence or hereafter developed without further compensation to you.
Income, and other taxes (if any), on the value of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. A form 1099 will be filed with the IRS.
Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the posting process, the operation of the website, www.myBekins.com, or who is otherwise in violation of the rules. Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Contest if it is not capable of completion as planned due to, for example, infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort. In no event will Sponsor be responsible for any damages or losses arising out of access to and use of the websites or the downloading from and/or printing material downloaded from said site. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete or misdirected entries.
The name of the winner will appear on www.myBekins.com on or around September 16, 2010. The winner’s name will also be available upon request after September 15, 2010 via email to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The goal of this Facebook fan page is to offer information about myBekins.com, new products and services, recent events and promos. It will also include interesting topics related to the moving and storage industry, relocation news, and helpful tips and trick, that will help you make more informed buy decisions and manage your move more successfully.
By using myBekins’ Facebook fan page, you agree to comply with Facebook’s Terms and Conditions. If the content posted by you violates these terms or is contrary to our company values, we will have to delete it. Personal attacks, vulgarity or racism will not be tolerated. If this behavior continues, we reserve the right to block you from posting on this page.
Thank you for considering these house rules, for your contest participation, and contribution.Back to all blogs
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