Terms and Conditions of Use for Social Media
Terms and Conditions of Use
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
No purchase is necessary to enter or to win this drawing (the “Drawing”).
Description of prize: Tote bag, mug, T-shirt, poster, catalogue, and two admission passes to ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s-60s.
Value of prize: ($200)
HOW TO ENTER
Entries into the Drawing may be made by leaving a comment on blogs.guggenheim.org with a question about works in the Guggenheim’s exhibition ZERO: Countdown to Tomorrow, 1950s-60s, between 10 am EDT on Monday, December 8–5 pm EDT on Friday, December 19, 2014.
Entries are limited to one (1) submission per entrant for purposes of the Drawing; anyone who enters multiple times will be counted as a single entry.
This Drawing is open only to legal residents of the United States of America who are at least 18 years of age. Employees, officers and directors of the Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation (the “Organizer”) and its affiliates, their advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective immediate families (or persons living in their same households) are not eligible to win. This Drawing is void where prohibited by law and subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. You must have access to the Internet and a valid email address in order to enter the Drawing.
Participation in this Drawing constitutes full and unconditional acceptance of the rules set forth here and the additional rules available below (together with these rules, the “Official Rules”), and agreement to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Organizer with respect to the Drawing.
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNER
The Organizer will select one (1) winner by conducting a random drawing on or about Monday, December 22, 2014 from all eligible entries received by the entry deadline. The winner will be notified by email. If the winner does not respond to notification by email within seventy-two (72) hours, or if any prize or notification is returned as undeliverable, an alternate winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries received.
COPY OF THE OFFICIAL RULES/WINNER LIST
To obtain a hard copy of these Official Rules and/or a list of the winner(s) send a self-addressed stamped envelope to ZERO Final Weeks Giveaway c/o Interactive Department The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 345 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014 by December 31, 2014. Please specify "Rules" or "Winner Info."
DEFINITION OF RELEASEES
The definition of “Releasees” in the “Release” section of the Official Rules shall include Facebook, Inc. and Google. This Drawing is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, either of Facebook, Inc. or Google. Entrants acknowledge that s/he is providing information to Organizer and not to Facebook, Inc. or Google.
The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation, 1071 Fifth Avenue, New York, NY 10128.
Prizes are nontransferable and cannot be exchanged for cash. There are no substitutions for a prize. Arrangements for the delivery of the prize will be made by the Organizer.
Any taxes due as a result of winning a prize, and the payment of any other expenses or incidentals not specified herein, are the sole responsibility of the winner. All winners agree: (i) to sign and return to the Organizer any tax forms that the Organizer may require; and (ii) that the Organizer may use his or her name, photo and likeness for publicity purposes without further compensation or consideration.
3. ODDS OF WINNING
The odds of winning a prize are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
4. USE OF INFORMATION
5. GENERAL CONDITIONS
The Organizer reserves the right to disregard any entry that is incomplete or incorrect, and to edit all entries in any way the Organizer sees fit. All entries become the Organizer’s property and will not be acknowledged or returned.
The Organizer is not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind (whether technical or human), lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit any entrant’s ability to enter the Drawing, or the processing of the entries in this Drawing, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Drawing.
In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, the entry will be declared made by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address or the social networking service account submitted at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address or the natural person who is assigned an account by a social networking service. Any potential winner may be requested to provide the Organizer with proof that such winner is the Authorized Account Holder of the email address or the social networking service account associated with the winning entry. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted.
If for any reason the Drawing is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Drawing, the Organizer reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Drawing. In such case, the Organizer may select the winner(s) from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by the Organizer.
The Organizer reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant found to be: (i) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Drawing in any way; (ii) violating the Official Rules; or (iii) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any false information provided within the context of the Drawing by any entrant concerning identity, contact information, or email address and/or non-compliance with Official Rules may result in the immediate elimination of the entrant from the Drawing. The Organizer further reserves the right to disqualify any entry that it believes, in its sole discretion, infringes or violates the rights of any third party or otherwise does not comply with the Official Rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE COMPETITION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE ORGANIZER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
By participating in the Drawing, each entrant releases the Organizer, its advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective affiliates, trustees, directors, officers, employees, representatives, and agents (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising out of, resulting from, or in connection with: (i) the Drawing, including without limitation, any technical or Internet malfunctions or human error of any kind which may occur in the processing of entries in the Drawing; (ii) the acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded; and (iii) any claims based on publicity rights and merchandise delivery.
7. GOVERNING LAW
The Drawing is governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of New York State, without regard to its choice of law provisions. Any case, controversy, suit, action, or proceeding arising out of, in connection with, or related to this Drawing shall be brought in federal or state court located in New York County and the State of New York. By participating in the Drawing, the entrant hereby consents to the jurisdiction of these courts. Any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual damages.