Jun 25, 2012

Contest Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES OR DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR LEGAL AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR STATE OF RESIDENCE ON DATE OF ENTRY. 1. Entering Contests and Choosing and Contacting Winners Winners of random email contests will be chosen at random from emails received. Entrants must send entries using the correct contest information requested in the contest announcement. Ploom Inc. is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries, or emails sent or entries mailed but not received by Ploom Inc. for any reason, as potential contest winners. Winners of all contests will be contacted at the "sender" email used to enter the contest, and the person receiving and replying to the winner announcement email will be considered the winner unless they specify another person within the reply email as the winner. Ploom Inc. will mail the contest prize to the address supplied by the recipient of the winner announcement email. Only one entry per email address used to send the email or per postal address, if entry is mailed, will be considered for contest entry, unless multiple entries are specifically allowed in the contest posting. Unless otherwise specified in an individual contest post, no person may enter any contest more than once using multiple email addresses or postal addresses. Claiming of prizes requires an email to Ploom Inc. from the winning sender email address within 15 days of being notified of winning at the email used to enter. Failure to respond shall mean that the winner forfeits the prize. Ploom Inc. is not required to award elsewhere any prizes forfeited by the chosen winner(s). 2. Submission of photo, text or other content for Contests Entries selected for display and to win "best of" contests and any other contests requiring photo, text or other content from the entrants will be judged entirely at the discretion of Ploom Inc. By submitting any photo or information to Ploom Inc., you hereby grant to Ploom Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees and assigns, an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish and otherwise make use of the submitted photo or other information in any and all media, whether now known or hereinafter created, throughout the world and for any purpose. In addition to other things, the rights granted to Ploom Inc. includes but is not limited to the right to resize, crop, censor, compress, edit, feature, caption, affix logos to, and to otherwise alter or make use of the submitted photo; By submitting any photo or information to Ploom Inc., you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted photo or information does not and shall not infringe on any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party, and you have the right to grant any and all rights and licenses granted to Ploom Inc. herein, including but not limited to all necessary rights under copyright, free and clear of any claims or encumbrances; You acknowledge and agree that Ploom Inc. shall have no obligation to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any photo or information submitted by you, and may, in its sole and unfettered discretion, remove, edit, modify or delete any photo or information that you submit to Ploom Inc.; You understand and intend that any photo or information submitted by you to Ploom Inc. may be available for viewing, rating, review and comment on by the public, and understand that comments or ratings with which you disagree or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with any photo or information you submit to Ploom Inc. By submitting any photo or information to Ploom Inc., you hereby waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such photo or information submitted by you to Ploom Inc. You hereby agree to hold Ploom Inc. and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees sponsors and assigns harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on any Ploom Inc. site, or any other use authorized under these Terms, of any photo or information submitted to Ploom Inc. by you; Photos or information submitted by you to the Site shall be the property of Ploom Inc., and Ploom Inc. shall have no obligation to preserve, return or otherwise make available to you or others any photos or information so submitted. 3. Awarding Prizes Each prizewinner must supply Ploom Inc. with his/her legal name, mailing address, birth date, daytime and nighttime telephone numbers. Winners may not request substitutions of prize winnings. Neither Ploom Inc., Ploom Inc. sponsors, nor employees of Ploom Inc. or sponsors may be held liable for any warranty, costs, damage, injury, or any other claims incurred as a result of usage of any winners of a prize once possession has been taken of the product by winner. Ploom Inc. is not liable for any loss arising out of or in connection with or resulting from any contest promoted by Ploom Inc. If the specified prize becomes unavailable due to unforeseen circumstances, Ploom Inc. may substitute a prize of like or equal value. For a list of contest winner names, mail a letter specifying the contest you are inquiring about and include a self-addressed and prepaid envelope to Ploom Inc., Attn: Winner List, 2415 3rd St Ste 271, San Francisco, CA 94107. Management, employees and families of Ploom Inc. are prohibited from winning any prizes awarded by Ploom Inc. Ploom Inc. reserves the right to alter any rules of any contest at anytime. If you have any questions or complaints about a Ploom Inc. contest, please contact support AT ploom.com.