bebe "MAKE YOUR WISH LIST COME TRUE" CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec), at least 18 years of age. Employees of bebe stores, inc. ("Sponsor"), NYLON Holdings and their subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies and members of their immediate family (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son) and persons living in the same household of such employees are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or in association with Pinterest.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, here's how to enter: (1) If you are currently a member of Pinterest, please proceed to step three. (2) To become a Pinterest member, visit http://pinterest.com and request an invitation. If you do not receive an invitation within 24 hours, email firstname.lastname@example.org and an invitation from bebe will be sent to the email address provided by you. Only one email request per person permitted. Pinterest membership is not guaranteed by bebe. (3) Follow bebe on Pinterest at http://pinterest.com/bebestores. (4) Take a look at the example entry board titled "bebe Make Your Wish List Come True Contest." (5) Create a new board, title it "bebe Make Your Wish List Come True Contest" and categorize it under "Women's Fashion." (6) Pin at least 10 images of items on your holiday wish list from http://www.bebe.com. (7) Include the hashtag #bebewishlist in everything you pin so that we may find your entries in the search results. (8) When your board is complete, share it with us by sending the board link to email@example.com or posting a comment on the original contest announcement pin (located on our "bebe Make Your Wish List Come True" board), with a link to your board.
In the alternative, you may enter by completing the prompts, printing the images and sending them with your full name, mailing address, phone number and email address to: bebe, Attn: Make Your Wish List Come True Contest, 10345 W. Olympic Blvd. 3rd Floor, Los Angeles, CA, 90064.
The contest will begin on November 26, 2012, at 9:01 am Pacific Standard Time ("PST") and end at 11:59 pm PST on December 16, 2012 "Entry Period" Only one (1) entry per person. All entries must be received during the Entry Period to be eligible to win. We expressly reserve the right to disqualify any entries that we believe in good faith are generated by a so-called spam or automated email program or via scripts and automated submission. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules.
JUDGING: All eligible entries received will be judged by Sponsor based on the following criteria: creativity of items pinned in response to prompts (40%), visual cohesiveness of items pinned (30%) and adhering to contest guidelines, such as pinning a minimum of 10 pins from bebe.com only (30%). The one (1) entry with the highest score will be deemed a potential Grand Prize winner. In the event of a tie, an additional, "tie-breaking" judge will determine the winner(s) based on the criteria listed herein. Sponsor reserves the right not to award a prize if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified entries. Prize awards are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. The one contest winner will be announced on or about Friday, December 21, 2012.
PRIZE AND ODDS:
Grand Prize & Approximate Retail Value: One (1) grand prize winner will receive a $500 bebe gift card (ARV: US $500.00) and a trip for two (2) to Los Angeles, California, including coach airfare for two (2) (ARV: US $2,000.00); double occupancy hotel accommodations for three (3) nights (ARV: US $750.00); private car service (ARV: US $600.00); and a $200 American Express gift card (ARV: US $200.00). Total ARV of grand prize is Three Thousand Five Hundred and Fifty Dollars (US $3,550.00).
Grand prize winner must complete the trip within one (1) year from the winner announcement date or prize will be forfeited. Trip must be booked by January 31, 2013. Trip subject to availability and blackout dates. Travel must be roundtrip. Sponsor will determine airline and hotel in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel and accommodations subject to availability. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this contest and those set forth by the Sponsor's airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to ground transportation, meals, incidentals, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses, are the responsibility solely of winner. Unless child of winner, travel companion might be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases and must travel on the same itinerary and at the same time as the winner. Travel companion must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents. Travel restrictions, conditions may apply. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner's proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Sponsor is not responsible if consultation with the design specialist is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety and not substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor's sole discretion. Winner must complete all documentation required by Sponsor, including, but not necessarily limited to an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity or Personal Release. The value of the Grand Prize set forth above represents the Sponsor's good faith determination of the ARV thereof and cannot be challenged or appealed.
WINNER SELECTION: Winner must claim his or her prize within five (5) business days after the date of notification of such prize. Upon selection, the winner will be contacted via Pinterest or email, depending on how the entry was submitted. A contest winner's failure to respond to the prize notification within the specified five (5) business days will be considered such contest winner's forfeiture of the prize and an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. The number of eligible entries received and relative skills of the entrants determines the odds of winning. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting the entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the email account is registered. The decisions of the judges are final and binding in all matters relating to this contest.
All prizes offered are being provided "as is" with no warranty or guarantee by Sponsor, either express or implied. Any and all warranties and/or guarantees on a prize (if any) are subject to the respective manufacturer's terms therefore, and winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturer(s) for any such warranty and/or guarantee. No transfer, substitution, upgrade, credit, refund or cash equivalent for prizes is allowed except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion, to substitute a prize or prize component of equal or greater value if a prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Please allow at least 6-8 weeks for delivery of prizes. If a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, this will result in disqualification and an alternate winner will be selected. All federal, state or other tax liabilities (including income taxes) arising from this contest will be the sole responsibility of each winner. Except where prohibited by law, the winner's entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes winner's permission for the Contest Entities and those acting under their authority to use said winner's name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice and address (city and state only) on a worldwide basis, and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, for advertising or promotional purposes without review or further compensation.
GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES: An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the contest if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these official rules, as determined in the sole discretion of bebe stores, inc. bebe shall not be liable for (1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the contest entry form, (2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind, (3) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the contest, (4) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from downloading any part of this contest or (5) any warranty of fitness or merchantability of any prize or the function or operation thereof, which shall be the sole responsibility of the manufacturer of the prize.
Unless prohibited by applicable law, entry constitutes permission to use an entrant's name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state only) and testimonials in all media, in perpetuity, in any manner bebe and/or Sponsor deem appropriate for publicity purposes without any further compensation to such entrant. By entering or accepting a prize in the contest, winner agree to be bound by these Official Contest Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. When applicable, the winner will be required to execute and return to bebe within five (5) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release and complete a skill testing question to be eligible for the prize or an alternate winner will be selected. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive prize.
By entering, an entrant agrees to, indemnify, defend, release and hold harmless bebe, NYLON Holdings and their parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents and representatives from any damage, injury, death, loss, claim, action, demand or other liability (collectively Claims) that may arise from his or her acceptance, possession and/or use of any prize or their participation in this contest, or from any misuse or malfunction of any prize awarded, regardless of whether such Claims, or knowledge of the facts constituting such Claims, exist at the time of entry or arise at any time thereafter. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this contest will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. bebe reserves the right to modify the rules of the contest in any way or at any time. bebe reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this contest should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest.
CHOICE OF LAW:
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation
and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of
entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and
construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of California,
USA, without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating,
entrants agree that any and all disputes arising out of or relating in any way
to this Contest shall be litigated only in the courts sitting in San Mateo
County, CA, USA.
WINNER'S NAME: For
the winner's name, please visit http://pinterest.com/bebestores and click
on the example entry board titled "bebe Make Your Wish List Come True Contest" after
December 21, 2012.
SPONSORS: bebe stores, inc., 400 Valley Drive, Brisbane, CA, 94005, USA, and NYLON Holdings, 110 Greene Street, Suite 607, New York, NY, 10012, USA