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A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
THE BEYOND THE RACK AND REDBOOK THINK YOU SHOULD BE A MODEL CONTEST: How to Enter: Beginning Tuesday, June 12 at 12:01 AM (ET) through Thursday, July 5, 2012 at 11:59 PM (ET) go to http://www.redbookmag.com/beyondtherack or https://www.beyondtherack.com/redbookmodelsearch/register to be directed to the entry form on Beyond the Rack pursuant to the onscreen instructions. When the application page on Beyond the Rack opens, you will be required to input your name and email address and upload two color photos of entrant taken within the past 365 days, one head shot and one body shot. Thereafter you will be required to write a 500 character short message responding to certain questions posed by the Sponsor. The order of these steps may vary. Sponsor reserves the right to interview entrants and/or request additional photographs. Entrants who do not respond within three (3) days of Sponsor's request for an interview or additional photographs will be deemed ineligible. Sponsor also reserves the right to conduct background checks on potential finalists. INCOMPLETE OR LATE ENTRIES WILL NOT BE ACCEPTED. Completion of these steps will enter you in the Beyond the Rack and Redbook Think You Should Be a Model Contest. Any attempt by a participant to obtain more than the allowable one Entry by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, or any other online methods, will void all of that participant's Entries.
1. Winner Selection:
All entries will be judged by a panel of Beyond the Rack and Redbook employees based on confidence (60%), winning attitude, representation of the target market consumer, love for fashion, all around great personality and style (40%). By participating in the Contest, entrant certifies that his/her entry is original, has not been previously published or won any award, and does not contain any material that would violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including copyrights, trademarks or rights or privacy or publicity. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, that does not comply with these official rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the contest. If Sponsor receives an insufficient number of acceptable entries, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Contest. The decision of the Sponsors and judges is final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest. Prizes will be awarded only upon winner verification and final approval by Administrator. The winner will be notified by email, mail and/or phone within twenty (20) days after winning. A verification code will be provided to the winner at this time. The winner or selected entrant will then have three (3) days to respond with their information and provide the verification code. If the winner or selected entrant is unable to be contacted within three (3) days after being selected or is ineligible, the prize will be forfeited.
Winner will be instructed to e-mail Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org to claim their prize. Winners must provide the verification code given to them at the time they were notified by Administrator in order to verify their identity and claim their prize.
Each winner shall sign a release declaring their eligibility as stipulated in Section 2 of these rules; agreeing that their name, image and/or voice may be used for advertising purposes related to this Contest free of charge; and releasing Sponsors, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees (the "Contest Parties") from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.
Anyone accompanying the winner in connection with the Grand Prize shall sign a release agreeing that their name, image and/or voice may be used for advertising purposes related to this Contest free of charge, and releasing the Contest Parties from all liability for any damage or loss arising from use of the prize.
If the prize cannot be awarded as described in these rules, Administrator reserve the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value, as determined in their sole discretion.
The Prize Winner relinquishes any right that they may have to examine or approve the completed product or products or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in conjunction therewith or the use to which it may be applied.
The Prize Winner hereby releases, discharges and agrees to hold harmless the Sponsors, its officers, directors, shareholders, legal representatives or assigns, and all persons functioning under his/her permission or authority, or those for whom he/she is functioning, from any liability by virtue of any blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form whether intentional or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in the use of the submitted pictures or in any subsequent processing thereof, as well as any publication thereof, including without limitation any claims for libel or invasion of privacy.
2. Winner's List:
For winner's name, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope to 300 W. 57 Street, 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10019 by August 6, 2012. Incomplete, or mechanically reproduced entry forms or entry forms that have been tampered with will be disqualified.
3. Prizes and Approximate Retail Values:
One (1) winner will receive the following prize package: (a) round trip coach airfare for winner and one (1) guest from major airport closest to winner's residence to Montreal (ARV: $1500); (b) hotel accommodations for 2 nights (one room, double occupancy (ARV: $500) clothing from the photo shoot (ARV: $2,000); Total Approximate Retail Value: $5,000. Hotel accommodations at Administrator's sole discretion, accommodations and travel subject to availability and blackout dates may apply. If in the judgment of Administrator air travel is not required due to winner's proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Administrator's sole discretion and no additional compensation will be provided. Winner will be solely responsible for ground transportation, meals, tips and gratuities, income and other taxes and all other costs and expenses not otherwise specified herein. All travelers must possess valid travel documents. Winner must travel on dates specified by Beyond the Rack, otherwise, an alternative winner will be selected. Arrangements must be made at least 30 days prior to departure. Once scheduled, the itinerary cannot be altered. Winner will be notified via phone, e-mail or postal mail, at Sponsor's discretion, on or about July 25, 2012.
Limit (1) one entry per person and per e-mail address for contest (referred to as the "Promotion"). Entries using macro, robotic, script or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Administrator and will not be returned. No mechanically reproduced entries permitted. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the email address. The "authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by an Internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. By entering, entrants agree to comply with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements. Sponsors reserve the right to verify eligibility of all entrants. Illegible and/or incomplete Entries and Entries submitted by entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all requirements with respect to age and residence) are void. Sponsor, Administrator, and their agents are not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected Entries, for technical, hardware, or software failures of any kind, for lost or unavailable network connections, or for failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions or any human error which may occur in the receipt or processing of the Entries. Proof of entering information at Website does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the scheduling of the Contest without prior notification All personal information, such as name and contact information, is collected by solely Administrator for the purposes of administering this Contest and shall not be used by any third party, save for the Administrator, for any other purpose without your express consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes.
Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and Canada who have reached the age of majority in their state or province of residence at time of entry, or older at the time of contest registration and (2) have Internet access. The Contest is void in Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Military installations in foreign countries, all other U.S. territories and possessions, the province of Quebec and wherever prohibited or restricted by law. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations and Participants agree to abide with all such laws and regulations. Employees of Sponsor, its parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, participating advertising and promotion agencies, the independent judging organization and prize suppliers (and members of their immediate family and/or those living in the same of household of each such employee) are not eligible.
6. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:
Entrants must have valid e-mail address and it is entrant's responsibility to update Administrator of any change in e-mail address. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Each prize is awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied outside of manufacturer's limited warranty. No transfer, assignment or substitution of a prize permitted, except Administrator reserves the right to substitute prize for an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize is unavailable. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Administrator, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Promotion. Winners (and parent or legal guardian if winner is a minor) may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and where legally permissible a Publicity Release within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an alternate winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Winner hereby further agrees that it will sign any documents necessary to transfer copyright of the entry to Administrator within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsors and its agencies to use winner's name and/or likeness, biographical material and/or entry (including an altered form of the entry) for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Promotion or acceptance or use of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize.
7. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries. All entries that are incomplete, illegible, damaged, irregular, have been submitted through illicit means, using any robotic, automatic programmed method that artificially increases the odds of winning or do not conform to or satisfy any condition of the rules may be disqualified by the Administrator. Sponsors are not responsible for any errors or omissions in printing or advertising this Contest.
Administrator reserves the right to amend the Contest rules or to terminate the Contest at any time without any liability to any entrant. Any amendments to these Contest rules will be posted on www.beyondtherack.com.
Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program 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 Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.
9. DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW:
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by provincial or federal courts situated in Montreal, Quebec, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. Quebec law, without reference to Quebec's choice of law rules, governs the Promotion and all aspects related thereto.
Beyond the Rack, 4600 Hickmore, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H4T 1K2
Hearst Communicatios Inc., 300 West 57 Street - 22nd Floor, New York, NY 10019
Beyond the Rack 4600 Hickmore, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, H4T 1K2