Cuisinart's "My Wedding Story" Instagram Photo Collage Contest ("Contest")
Official Contest Rules
Updated: April 18, 2013
Please read these Rules. If you do not agree with any of these Rules, please do not access or otherwise use this site. This Contest is sponsored by Cuisinart, 1 Cummings Point Road, Stamford, CT 06902.
Contest Eligibility: No purchase necessary to enter or win. Entrants must be at least eighteen (18) years of age and a legal resident of United States of America to be a valid contestant in the Contest. Full or part-time employees of Cuisinart and its parent company, affiliates and their immediate family members are not eligible. You must have access to the Internet and a valid email address in order to enter or win.
How to Enter: To enter your Wedding Photo Collage ("Photograph") in the Contest, you must follow @cuisinart on Instagram, upload a wedding photo collage to your Instagram account, and tag it with #myweddingstory. You represent that all Photographs are original and owned exclusively by you, and you agree that Cuisinart may upload your Photograph to our site during the Contest for purposes of promoting the Contest without payment or compensation to you. You represent that you have all necessary legal rights to grant Cuisinart the foregoing authorization. Entered Photographs may be posted on Cuisinart’s Instagram profile as well as Cuisinart’s other social pages. You agree not to upload any Photograph or other material that is profane, defamatory, unlawful, vulgar, obscene, pornographic, libelous, invasive of another's privacy, or racially, ethnically or otherwise objectionable. Furthermore, your Photograph may contain your own image, but should not contain pictures of any other people. Cuisinart in its sole discretion reserves the right not to upload any Photograph to its site, to cancel your participation in the Contest, and/or edit and modify your Photograph if we determine your Photograph violates any of these conditions.
Ownership: All Photographs submitted to the Contest become the property of Cuisinart.
Entry Periods: The Contest begins at 12:00 AM EST on April 22, 2013 and ends at 12:00 PM EST on May 20, 2013. Entries received after the end of the entry period are void. You may enter the Contest as many times as you wish provided each Photograph is unique and submitted separately.
Winner Selection: A winning photo will be chosen based on the most number of Likes. The winner will be notified on Instagram on May 20, 2013. If a potential winner fails to respond to the notification within ten (10) days, or if the potential winner is determined to be ineligible, another Photograph may be selected as the winning Photograph instead. The winners may be asked to return within ten (10) business days an affidavit of eligibility/publicity or an alternate winner may be selected. All decisions of Cuisinart are final.
Prize: The winner for each Entry Period will receive one (1) Cuisinart Chef’s Classic™ Stainless Color Series 11-Piece Set. Retail value of prize is $179. No substitution of prize is allowed. Prizes may not be cashed, transferred or exchanged. We reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal value in the event a prize is unavailable. Unclaimed or undeliverable prizes will not be awarded.
Prohibitions: You agree not to reproduce, download, re-distribute, copy, sell, publish, broadcast or circulate any Photograph (other than your own) contained in any Cuisinart site to anyone. You acknowledge and agree that, except as set forth herein, you have no right to modify, edit, alter or enhance any of the Photographs (other than your own) in any manner.
Release; Indemnity; Limitation of Liability: By participating in the Contest, you agree to release and hold harmless Cuisinart, its parent company, and including its officers, directors, employees and agents (the "Released Parties") from and against any claim, loss, damage, liability, expense, impairment or cause of action arising out of or related to your participation in the Contest or your receipt or use of any prize. The Released Parties are not responsible for any illegible, incomplete, damaged or inaccurate entries, and/or entries that do not comply with these Rules and/or entries submitted by mail or facsimile. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for entries Cuisinart is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures or lost e-mail entries, however caused. To the maximum extent permitted by law, the Released Parties shall not be liable to you or to any third party for, and you agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Released Parties for, any loss or damage suffered as a result of your use, misuse, display, dissemination, replication, distribution, copying or downloading of Photographs contained on this site, and any infringement of the rights (including publicity rights and intellectual property rights) of others as a result of you uploading a Photograph or Cuisinart using such Photograph. The foregoing releases and indemnities include but are not limited to any indirect, special, incidental, punitive or consequential damages however arising, even if the Released Parties have previously been advised of the possibility of such damage.
Other: Cuisinart reserves the right to cancel and/or suspend the Contest without liability if any fraud, virus or other technical problem corrupts the security or proper administration of the Contest, as determined by Cuisinart. There are no representations, promises or warranties other than those, if any, expressly made herein. Specifically, but not by way of limitation, Cuisinart, and its agents and assigns, make no representations, promises or warranties of your success or failure by submitting Photographs pursuant to this site and these Rules. There are no implied warranties of merchantability or fitness for any particular purpose and any such warranties are expressly waived by you. Any action related to these terms will be governed by Connecticut law without regard to the choice or conflicts of law provisions of any jurisdiction. You agree to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts located in the State of Connecticut, U.S.A. for the resolution of all disputes arising from or related to these terms and/or your use of the site. Contest void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws apply.
Contest Results: The winner will be notified on Instagram and will be announced on Cuisinart’s social pages.