“Bridal Fashion Week” Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
PARTICIPATION CONSTITUES FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL AGREEMENT TO AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE "OFFICIAL RULES".
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The “Bridal Fashion Week” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on or about 9 a.m. EST on Thursday, October 11, 2012 and ends at 9 p.m. EST on Tuesday, October 17, 2012. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Colin Cowie Enterprises, 568 Broadway Suite 705, New York, NY 10012 (the “Sponsor”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to people who are legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia (“D.C.”), and are at least 18 years of age on date of entry. Void in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Military installations in foreign countries, and where prohibited by law. Employees of Colin Cowie Enterprises, their divisions, subsidiaries and affiliates, and the agents, advertising, promotional, prize suppliers, and judging agencies of each of the foregoing, and any other entity or persons that develops, produces or distributes materials for or related to this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Released Parties”) and the immediate family members (parent, in-laws, grandparents, children, grandchildren, siblings, and spouse) of, or persons living in the same household as such individuals (whether related or not), are NOT eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes.
Entrant must be the sole manager of a valid Twitter account and be following the Twitter account @ColinWeddings. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: One winner will be chosen each day for 6 consecutive days. A new prize will be announced each day on Twitter at www.Twitter.com/ColinWeddings on or about 9am EST. To enter, a participant must tweet from their own Twitter account to the @ColinWeddings account using both of the hashtags #WinCCW and #BridalFashionWeek before 7pm EST the same day. All eligible tweets containing the proper @tag and hashtags within the timeframe will be entered into the day’s sweepstakes. Entries will not carry over into the next day. Entries submitted outside of each day’s entry period will not be eligible.
Limit (1) one entry per Twitter account per day. Participants may enter for a new prize each day. The content of the entry tweets will not affect chances of winning unless: tweets containing inappropriate words or content, negative sentiment, or other content against Twitter’s Terms of Service will be disqualified.
DRAWING, NOTIFICATION, ODDS AND CLAIMING THE PRIZE: One winner will be chosen randomly each day on or about 7:30pm EST from that day’s eligible entries to win that day’s specified prize. Winner will be immediately notified by Twitter Direct Message and given instructions to claim their prize. If the winner does not respond to this message before 8:30pm EST, a new winner will be chosen. The winner will be publically announced on or about 9PM EST each day.
An individual Twitter account may only win one prize during the 6-day period. Odds of winning a prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received each day.
Six (6) winners will each receive one (1) prize.
Each winner for the day will receive the prize that was announced that day, at or about 9am EST. Prizes are considered “Random Bridal Grab Bags” and will be different prizes each day, chosen & announced that day. Each Bridal Grab Bag is worth between $100 and $500 USD. Prizes cannot be exchanged or negotiated.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Twitter, Inc. (“Twitter”) and Released Parties are not responsible for illegible, lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, or undeliverable e-mail or direct message; or for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability, or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility, availability, or traffic congestion, or any technical, mechanical, or typographical or other error, or unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of registration information, or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information.
If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and/or proceed with the Sweepstakes, including the selection of the Prize Winners, in a manner it deems fair and reasonable including the selection of winners from among eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, termination, modification or suspension.
Twitter and Released Parties shall not be responsible or liable for entries that are entered by other than human means (such as by an automated computer program or any non-human mechanism, entity, or device), in excess of the stated limit, or for entries that are late, forged, destroyed, lost, misplaced, stolen, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, garbled, or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules, and all such entries will be disqualified.
By entering the Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all applicable laws and decisions of Sponsor which shall be binding and final; (ii) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (iii) to waive all of his/her rights to bring any claim, action, or proceeding against any of Twitter, or Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes; and (iv) to forever and irrevocably agree to hold harmless each of Twitter and Released Parties from any and all claims in connection with the Sweepstakes.
DISPUTES: THE SWEEPSTAKES ARE GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK.
PUBLICITY RIGHTS: By participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting a Prize, each Prize Winner agrees to allow Sponsor and/or Sponsor's designee the perpetual right to use his/her name, biographical information, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered including live television, world wide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.
WINNERS LIST/OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES REQUEST: For the names and city/state of residence of prize Winner or a copy of these Official Sweepstakes Rules, send a request specifying a copy of the Winner’s List or Official Sweepstakes Rules to Martina.Fugazzotto@ColinCowie.com.
SPONSOR: Colin Cowie Enterprises, 568 Broadway Suite 705, New York, NY 10012.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administrated by, or associated with, Twitter. Each Entrant understands that he/she is providing his/her information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter.