Send us a SnapChat video or photo for a chance to win free tees, a $150 gift card to Aphillyated.com or a $500 gift card to Aphillyated.com. Official Contest rules below:
Aphillyated Snapchat Contest Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
CONTEST PERIOD: The Aphillyated Snapchat Contest (the “Contest”) starts at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 22, 2015 and ends at 1:00 p.m. ET on May 26, 2015 (“Contest Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal U.S. residents, residing in PA who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry, and as of May 22, 2014, have a web-enabled mobile device. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void outside PA and where prohibited by law.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, you can enter the Contest on your web-enabled mobile device by adding Aphillyated on Snapchat, with the username Aphillyated, and viewing the story posted by sponsor. Then, you must follow @Aphillyated on Twitter and reply back to the original tweet by @Aphillyated with a video or photo of your memorial day weekend and include @Aphillyated to earn one entry into the Contest (the “Entry”). The limit on the entire Entry submissions via Twitter is 140 characters. By submitting an Entry, you acknowledge that you are 18 years of age or older and you have read and agree to these Official Rules. Entries must be received by 1:00 p.m. ET on May 26, 2015 to be eligible. A mutual following is required to facilitate notification, if you are determined a winner. Your Submission must be uploaded in accordance with the Twitter Terms of Service (https://twitter.com/tos). When using your mobile device, note that data fees/rates may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and Entries by any means which subvert the Entry process are void. A Snapchat account is required for Entry. You may download the app for free at snapchat.com. A Twitter account is required to enter and can be opened for free at www.twitter.com. You must have a Twitter account, and have your account settings set to “unprotected” or “public”. You can return your Twitter account to “private” anytime after the winners have been announced. Twitter.com and Snapchat are not affiliated with the Contest in any way and are not responsible for the administration of the Contest or the awarding of the prizes. No endorsement or approval of Contest by Twitter or Snapchat are expressed or implied. You can unfollow @Aphillyated on Twitter any time after the winners have been announced. Entries will not be acknowledged. Entrants will retain ownership and all rights in and to the Entry except for materials used from the Snapchat story.
ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: By entering, you understand your Entry may be featured online and that further permission or consent from you is not required to use the Entry. The Entry, or portion thereof, must not contain obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory or inappropriate content, or be disparaging to Sponsor, as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, nor can it defame or invade publicity rights or privacy rights of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person's personal or proprietary rights. Entries should not include any proprietary or confidential information. Entrants may not copy or otherwise plagiarize the Entry from any source (other than the Snapchat story). All Entries must be the sole, original work of the entrant. Entries should not contain any third party materials (other than those included in the Snapchat story/those owned by Sponsor), or otherwise violate or infringe (or possibly infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo, mark that identifies a brand. Any Entry not in compliance with the above and which does not meet the requirements of these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will be disqualified.
Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission to the Contest Entities to use winners’ names, likenesses, statements and Entries for promotional purposes (including any possible public relations opportunities) without further compensation except where prohibited by law. Entrants grant the Contest Entities the right to use, reproduce, edit, market, store, distribute, have distributed, reproduce, adapt, or otherwise revise and/or alter the Entry, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote the Entry for editorial, commercial, promotional, regulatory or legal reasons and all other purposes, in its sole discretion.
WINNER DETERMINATION: On or about May 27, 2015, all eligible Entries will be judged by a panel of Sponsor representatives, based on the overall creativity, originality and relevance to the theme. There will be a total of (2) two winners: the two top scoring entrants from all Twitter entries subject to verification. Sponsor/Judges’ decisions are final with respect to all matters relating to the Contest. By participating, entrants agree to the decisions of the Judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects. No information regarding Entries or judging will be disclosed to any third party not involved in the conduct of the Contest.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest. The Sponsor will notify the potential winners via direct message on Twitter. The potential winner then must follow the directions in the direct message to send a direct message or email to receive additional instructions on how to claim the prize within a time period specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation to such winner. If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential winner within a reasonable time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or the potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, the entrant with the next highest score may be notified. If potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian.
PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There will be a total of (2) Two Prizes awarded with one Prize consisting of a $500 virtual gift card to Aphillyated.com and the other a $150.00 gift card to Aphillyated.com.
GENERAL: Winners and all entrants, as a condition of Entry into the Contest, agree to release Contest Entities and Twitter from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with submitting an Entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Contest, the receipt, ownership or use of prize awarded or any typographical or other error in these Official Rules or the announcement or offering of the prizes. The Contest Entities are not responsible for late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, delayed or garbled Entries, Tweets or direct messages; or for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in the Contest or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, accessing or downloading information in connection with the Contest. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the Entry process or the operation of the Contest; violates the Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; and void all associated Entries. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify this Contest for any reason, including (but not limited to) if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, Contest, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest. If such cancelation occurs, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the winners from among all eligible Entries received prior to cancellation based on the judging criteria listed above.
DISPUTES: Entrants/winners agree that (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and solely and exclusively in a federal or state court located in the state of Pennsylvania; entrants/winners submit to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts in the state of Pennsylvania for any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Contest but in no event attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and (c) under no circumstances will entrants/winners be permitted to obtain awards for and entrants/winners hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants/winners or the Contest Entities in connection with this Contest shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Pennsylvania, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions (whether of the state of Pennsylvania, the United States, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Pennsylvania.
WINNERS LIST: For the winners’ names, available after June 3rd 2015, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope by July 7, 2015 to: Aphillyated Snapchat Contest Winners, P.O. Box 276, Southampton, PA 18966.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of the Contest is Aphillyated, P.O. Box 276, Southampton, PA 18966.