Ozzu $100 Posting Contest - Unofficial Standings
Official Contest Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
This contest is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, The District of Columbia, Canada, Australia, the United Kingdom, Mexico, and South Africa. Employees of Unmelted, LLC and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Contest is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
Agreement to Official Rules
Participation in the Contest constitutes entrants full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein.
The Contest begins on March 15, 2014 at 12:00am PDT and ends on April 14, 2014 at 11:59pm PDT (the Contest Period). Posts that are made before or after the Contest Period will not be counted.
How to Enter
By posting during the Contest Period you are automatically entered into the Contest.
There is one (1) prize of $100.00 USD cash. The determined winner will this prize.
You get a point for each day that you make at least one constructive post on Ozzu in a forum category that is publicly available for everyone. Posts will not be counted in any hidden forums inluding but not limited to: Moderators Only, Special Teams Categories, Premium General Discussion, Gold Member Rewards, Marketplace, Job Opportunities, Posting Games, Introduce Yourself, and Test Forum. The maximum points you can earn during this period is 31 points. A post will be disqualified if it is deemed not constructive, but you can still earn a point for that day if you have at least one constructive post. A post is deemed constructive if it offers unique value to a thread, is on topic, contains at least 150 characters, and doesn't break any of the forum rules. In the event there is a tie, the member with the most constructive posts during this 31 day window will receive the prize. If there is still a tie, the earnings will be split evenly among the tied winners. As long as eligibilty requirements are met above, moderators can also participate.
We reserve the right to ban members who break our forum rules. Members who are banned will not be eligible to win the Contest.
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problems, or in teh even the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resule the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize to the member with the highest standings up to the time of impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorneys fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Winner(s) will be determined within seven business days of the contest closing. The potential winner(s) will be notified by email and private message (PM). The potential winner(s) will be required to complete, electronically sign, and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the winner notification being sent. If the potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period, or prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize. If the potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance on the potential winner's behalf and fulfill any other requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winner(s) must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to next top ranked individual in the Contest. The prize will be fulfilled within 1-4 weeks after the conclusion of the Contest.
Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released Parties) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest, including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP), network, server, wireless service provider, or other connections, availability or acessibility or misscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest; (c) mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing, or typographical errors; (d) any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the event and/or the flyover, if application, or in any Contest-related materials; or (e) injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipt or misues of the prize (inlucing any travel or activity related thereto). Entrant further agrees that any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsover, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Tacoma, WA. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligation of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Washington State, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdication other than the State of Washington.
This contest is sponsored by Unmelted, LLC located at 10106 177th Ave E, Bonney Lake, WA 98391, United States.
To request the name of the winner send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to 10106 177th Ave E, Bonney Lake, WA 98391, United States. Winner List requests will only be accepted after the promotion end date (listed above). For the Winner List, you can also send an e-mail.