Pro Mini Hoop Video Challenge 5


Pro Mini Hoop Video Challenge 5
Weekly Winner Series
Complete Terms and Conditions

Sponsored by SKLZ, a Pro Performance Sports, LLC brand (“Sponsor”). No purchase or payment required to enter or win. Contest is void where prohibited.

INTRODUCTION: 

These are the Official Rules of the “Pro Mini Hoop Video Challenge 5” Contest (the “Contest”). Details of the prizes and how to enter the Contest are contained in these Official Rules.

TO ENTER: 

To enter the Contest, go to http://www.Facebook.com/ProMiniHoop ("Web Site"), during one of the five (5) Contest Periods listed in the Contest Schedule (below), and submit your video by posting a link to the Web Site’s wall, or uploading a video directly to the wall. You (“Entrant”) are responsible for ensuring that your submission is fully uploaded prior to the conclusion of the Contest Period. Facebook’s timestamp will determine if a video was posted by the deadline. All times are Pacific Standard Time.

Please note that in order for Sponsor to contact Entrants about their entries, Entrants must allow comments to be made to their Submissions. If an otherwise qualifying Submission is private and cannot be commented on, Sponsor cannot contact Entrant in order to progress them in the contest.

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE THE CHANCE OF WINNING. BY ENTERING, ENTRANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE JUDGES, WHICH SHALL BE FINAL IN ALL RESPECTS.

CONTEST SCHEDULE: 

You may enter the Contest:
• (1) between 12PM Pacific Standard Time ("PST") on November 9th, 2013 and 11:59PM PST on November 15th, 2013 (the first weekly "Contest Period");
• (2) and/or between 12PM PST on November 16th, 2013 and 11:59PM PST on November 22nd, 2013 (the second weekly “Contest Period”);
• (3) and/or between 12PM PST on November 23rd, 2013 and 11:59PM PST on November 29th, 2013 (the third weekly “Contest Period”);
• (4) and/or between 12PM PST on November 30th, 2013 and 11:59PM PST on November 6th, 2013 (the fourth weekly “Contest Period”);
• (5) and/or between 12PM PST on November 16th, 2013 and 11:59PM PST on November 22nd, 2013 (the fifth weekly “Contest Period”).

The Weekly Contest Winner selection period will begin immediately after the Contest Period closes each week. Winners will be announced on or around 8:00AM PST the following day.

The Grand Prize selection period will begin December 14th, 2013 and will conclude on December 21st, 2013 wherein a Grand Prize Winner will be announced.

RULES & REGULATIONS:

  1. Eligible videos must be submitted during one of the five (5) Contest Periods. The deadline for each week’s challenge is 11:59PST each Friday. 
  2. The maximum length for video submissions is 1 minute. There is no minimum length.
  3. Videos submitted before November 9th, 2013 or with YouTube view counts before November 9th, 2013 will not be eligible for any of the five (5) Weekly Prizes or the Grand Prize.
  4. To be eligible, applicants must post their video link, or upload their video to the Pro Mini Hoop Facebook page at http://facebook.com/ProMiniHoop.
  5. A video may be submitted more than once for a different Contest Period, although it must fit the week’s theme to be eligible for prizing and an Entrant can only win once. 
  6. Entrants can submit multiple videos to each Contest Period.
  7. The original or Streetball edition SKLZ Pro Mini Hoop, SKLZ Pro Mini Hoop XL, or SKLZ Pro Mini Hoop System must be the main basketball hoop showcased within the video to be eligible for prizes.
  8. Qualifying videos must be true motion productions and not still images or a series of still images.
  9. All video entries can be posted and used for SKLZ marketing purposes without compensation to the creator.

PRIZES: 

The Weekly Prize Winner as identified by the SKLZ team will be automatically qualified as one of the (5) finalists competing for the Grand Prize.

Five (5) Weekly Winners will be awarded:
• One (1) pizza party: $100 to a pizza shop of their choosing and
• Five (5) Pro Mini Hoop XLs to share with friends
One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be awarded:
• One (1) $500 gift card to Gamestop and
• One (1) Pro Mini Hoop trophy with personalized, engraved plate

Five total winners will be selected and a person cannot win twice—if they have entered separate videos for multiple categories they can only win one Weekly Prize. Limit one (1) Weekly Prize per person, household and/or email address throughout the Contest Period.

*Gamestop is not a sponsor of this promotion. Except as required by law, Gamestop Gift Cards cannot be transferred for value or redeemed for cash. They may be used only for purchases of eligible goods on Gamestop.com or in-store at a Gamestop location. For complete terms and conditions, see http://www.gamestop.com/gs/help/disclaimer.aspx. No expiration date or service fees.

SELECTION OF POTENTIAL WINNER: 

Winners will be contacted in the comments section of their video submission and/or will be asked to send a private message to the Pro Mini Hoop Facebook page. Pro Performance Sports, LLC makes the final determination as to which Submissions are eligible to take part in this Contest and be considered for a Finalist Prize. Certain Submissions may be featured from time to time on Pro Performance Sports' websites or communications materials. If the actual, alleged or publicized conduct of any Entrant is illegal or, if any Entrant has been charged with or convicted of a crime, or in Sponsors' sole discretion is otherwise grossly offensive or violates generally accepted standards of behavior (including, but not limited to, illicit drug use or public intoxication) or otherwise leads the Sponsors to believe or conclude that the public association with the Entrant subjects Sponsors to ridicule, contempt, controversy, embarrassment or scandal, Sponsors in their sole discretion may disqualify Entrant and their Submission will no longer be eligible for this Contest.

All federal, state, provincial and local taxes related to each Prize are the sole responsibility of each Potential Winner. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including but not limited to any taxes, customs charges, and any other expense or cost, not expressly included above, are the Winner’s sole responsibility.

ELIGIBILITY: 

The Contest is open to all residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, and all other U.S. and foreign territories and possessions, and excluding where otherwise prohibited by law, rule or regulation), who are 13 years of age or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Sponsor and each of its subsidiaries and affiliated companies, distributors, web design, advertising, fulfillment, insurance agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Contest (collectively, "Contest Parties"), and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and spouse or "step" of each) and those living in the same households (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Contest) of each such employee, contractor, director or officer are not eligible.

RIGHT TO USE ENTRIES: 

By submitting a photo for the Contest, and without any additional consideration or payment of any kind, each Entrant grants to Sponsor a worldwide, non-exclusive, non-restrictive, perpetual, non-revocable, royalty-free, sub-licensable and transferable license to use, reproduce, distribute, transmit, make available, prepare derivative works of, or display the photo or any portion thereof in connection with any commercial purpose in any media formats and through any media channels without further compensation.

USE OF ENTRANT’S DATA: 

Sponsor will be collecting personal data about Entrants (including, without limitation, name and email address) when they enter the Contest. On Facebook, Sponsor will comment on qualifying photos posted to the Web Page, asking Entrants to send a private message to Sponsor containing the Entrant’s personal data. Sponsor is entitled to use such personal data in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at www.sklz.com, in particular, to contact a potential winner regarding their prize and for future marketing announcements to Entrants from Sponsor via e-mail. By participating in the Contest, entrants hereby agree to all personal information uses and disclaimers as explained in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: 

Each Submission must comply with these Official Rules. In the event of any inconsistency between these Official Rules and the video content, the terms in these Official Rules shall prevail. Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy at http://www.sklz.com/sklz-info/privacy and to be contacted by telephone and/or email and/or social network of the Entrant’s Entry.

Entrants further represent and warrant that their Submissions pursuant to these Official Rules are original works created by the entrant, are not copied from any other source, do not infringe the intellectual property rights, including copyright rights, rights of publicity or privacy, or any other rights of any third party and are not defamatory, scandalous or obscene. Each Submission may not have been published previously in any medium.

The submitted video may not contain content that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, deems inappropriate for public display. Each Submission must be suitable for display and publication according to national television standards (e.g., may not be obscene or indecent, including but not limited to nudity or profanity); it must not contain obscene or pornographic material, it must not contain defamatory statements (including but not limited to words or symbols that are widely considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or socioeconomic group), it must not include threats to any person, place, business, group or world peace, it must not invade privacy or other rights of any person, firm or entity, and it must not in any other way violate applicable laws and regulations. Each Submission must not feature distilled spirits (i.e. hard liquor), tobacco products (including cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco, and snuff), contraceptives, feminine hygiene products, fireworks, firearms and ammunitions, prescription drugs, illegal drugs and related drug paraphernalia.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: 

Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel or modify the Contest if Sponsor determines that the Contest is impractical, fraudulent, void, unlawful, or if there are any technical or administrative malfunctions, errors, or other problems that affect the structure, terms or lawful administration of the Contest, or for any other reason as determined by Sponsor.
Online entries are deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The “authorized account holder” is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. A Potential Winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the Potential Winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry or is a resident of the United States or the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, U.S. Virgin Islands, and all other U.S. and foreign territories and possessions). Prizes will only be awarded to the authorized account holders.

If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to void any entries at issue (including disqualifying any individual who tampers or otherwise interferes with the entry process), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest, in whole or in part, at any time without notice. In the event of such cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes in a random drawing from all eligible entries received before the time of cancellation.

Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of unauthorized access to, or alternation of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, including http://www.sklz.com any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Contest.

DUTIES OF ENTRANTS; LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:

By participating in this Contest, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the interpretations of these Official Rules by Sponsor and by the decisions of Sponsor which are final in all matters relating to the Contest. Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and its agents, employees, managers, officers, directors, affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, successors and assigns, and advertising, promotion, and legal advisors against any and all claims, injury or damage, including attorney’s fees, arising out of or relating to participation in this Contest and/or the use or misuse or redemption of a prize and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement or any other intellectual property related cause of action. Entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules. All federal, state, and local laws apply.

DISPUTES: 

Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Contest or the determination of winners, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and Entrant hereby waives the right to initiate or participate in any class action; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court located in San Diego County, California; (iii) 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; and (iv) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives 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 LIMITATIONS 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 the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.

Should any provision of the Official Rules be or become invalid under the laws of a particular country, the same shall not affect the validity of the remaining provisions.

This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Facebook is not liable for any content posted by Sponsor or entrants. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used as described in these Official Rules. By entering, Entrants grant to Sponsor a payment free, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use all information provided, including their name, city and state of residence, testimonials, and/or prize information for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in all media without further notice. By entering, each Entrant acknowledges that Sponsor has the right at all times to disclose information (including the identity of the persons providing information or materials on the Web Site as necessary to satisfy any law, regulation or valid governmental request.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

SPONSOR:

SKLZ/Pro Performance Sports, LLC.
2081 Faraday Drive
Carlsbad, CA 92008

WINNERS LIST: 

Contest results and copy of these Official Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Official Rules, “Pro Mini Hoop Video Challenge 5”. Results will be available after the 5th of January 2014. Requests for results must be received by the 15th of the January 2014.