NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. The Contest begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 25, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM ET, on December 31, 2017 (“Contest Entry Period”). The computer clock of Sponsor is the official time-keeping device in the Contest.ELIGIBILITYContest Entry Period:Judging Period:Winner-Designates Selected and Notified:Posting and Announcement of Winners:HOW TO ENTER.REQUIREMENTS OF CONTEST VIDEOS.PRIZES.SELECTION, NOTIFICATION AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF CONTEST WINNERS.JUDGING CRITERIACONTESTANT WARRANTIES AND CONSENTS.SPONSOR AND/OR PRESENTED RIGHTS.OWNERSHIP OF ENTRIES.NO LIABILITY.CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION:TAX INFORMATION.WINNERS’ LIST:CONTEST CONTACT INFORMATION:
The Contest is open to any individual, who: (a) as of the date he or she has submitted a Contest Video (see Paragraph 2 below) (the “Entry Date”) and continuously thereafter for the duration of the Contest, is a citizen or legal resident of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia; and (b) as of the Entry Date, is twenty-one (21) years of age or older. Any and all employees, officers, directors, and agents and other authorized representatives of Sponsor, and its affiliates, and the immediate family members (parent, child, sibling and spouse, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same households as such immediate family members (whether related or not) of any of the foregoing are not eligible to enter or participate in the Contest. (As used herein, “affiliates” means any person or entity, who/which directly or indirectly through one of more intermediaries controls, is controlled by, or is under common control with, Sponsor.) The Contest is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations.
The Contest will consist of four (4) phases, as detailed below:
Begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 25, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on December 31, 2017.
Begins at 12:01 AM ET on January 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on January 15, 2018, during which time Sponsor, acting through one (1) or more members of its Online Editorial Staff, will select twenty (20) winners from among all eligible Contest Entries.
By January 30, 2018
By February 1, 2018 to and including February 15, 2018.
To enter, prepare, and upload to one (1) or more of the social media platforms identified below, a brief video of yourself, which must include (i) YOUR name and (ii) a detailed description of how a third party identified by name in that video (whether a person or group of persons or organization) has influenced or otherwise helped you personally and/or YOUR business in a positive way, and how that influence or help has continued to effect and benefit you and/or YOUR business (“Contest Video”).
Contest Video Requirements:
Limit of one (1) Contest Video per Contestant. All Contest Videos once submitted shall become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
By uploading a Contest Video as described in Paragraph 2 above, YOU represent and warrant that the contents thereof are, in all respects, accurate and truthful. In addition, YOUR Contest Video shall not contain any content, which is illegal, inappropriate or otherwise not in good taste, including content that:
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Contest Video, which it, acting in its sole discretion, considers to violate any of the foregoing requirements.
Each Winner will be sent as a prize a collectible Limited Edition Macallan Rare Cask Stopper, designed and handcrafted in copper by renowned artists Jonathan Glatt and Sara Osana, in celebration of The Macallan Distillery’s curiously small copper stills used for the production of its world-famous whiskies and representing the third design in its collectible stopper series. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Prize is US$100.00.
Prizes will only be awarded upon verification of eligibility and final approval by ?Sponsor. No prize substitution, cash equivalent of any non-cash prizes, or transfer or assignment of prizes will be permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value, in the event that the Prize becomes unavailable for any reason whatsoever.
A single Grand Prize Winner and a First and Second Runners-Up will be selected through the following two (2) step process:
The Contest Winners will be selected based on the content and presentation of each eligible Contestant's Contest Video, and in particular, how and extent by which a third party influenced the Contestant’s life and/or business. The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible Contest Entries received.
By completing and submitting an Entry Form, including accompanying Contest Video, YOU: (a) warrant and represent that YOU have read and agree to be bound by these Official Rules; (b) warrant and represent that YOU are eligible under these Official Rules to enter and participate in the Contest; (c) warrant and represent that all of the information contained YOUR Contest Video and in an Affidavit YOU submit (if selected as a Winner-Designate), as well as any other information provided in response to the request of Sponsor is accurate, does not violate any third party's legal rights (including without limitation, right of privacy), and otherwise does not violate applicable law; (d) consent to the irrevocable use in perpetuity by Sponsor, and its respective affiliates, of YOUR name and/or likeness and any information provided hereunder to Sponsor, for promotional purposes (whether in print, online or in any other media now known or hereafter developed), without further notice or additional compensation and unless prohibited by applicable law; and (e) agree, if selected and confirmed as one of the Winners , to be solely responsible for any and all tax consequences as a result of accepting and receiving any of the Prizes.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion and without liability therefor:
By submitting a Contest Video, YOU agree to be bound by the Official Rules and to grant Sponsor an exclusive, fully paid-up and royalty-free, worldwide license to use, modify, delete from, add to, publicly perform, publicly display, reproduce and translate all of any part of YOUR Contest Video and also including without limitation the right to distribute all or any part thereof in any and all media, media channels and formats now known or later developed. By uploading Contest Video, YOU also consent to the use, by Sponsor and its designees, and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parents, and licensees, of your name, likeness, and image, in connection with the Contest and the related marketing activities of Sponsor, in any media or format now known or hereafter developed, in any and all locations, and without any payment to or further approval from YOU. YOU also agree that this consent is perpetual and cannot be revoked. If YOU are selected as a winner, YOU further agree to make yourself available during a period of not more than twelve (12) months following the conclusion of the Contest for possible contact by Sponsor regarding YOUR Contest Video.
By participating in the Contest, YOU acknowledge, understand and agree:
Except where prohibited and except if and to the extent that the Federal laws of the United States apply, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Contestants, including winners, 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 or provisions (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which might otherwise cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California. Any action seeking legal or equitable relief arising out of or relating to the Contest or these Official Rules shall be brought only in the Federal and state courts having jurisdiction in Orange County, California. By participating in this Contest, YOU hereby irrevocably consent to the personal jurisdiction of said courts and waive any claim of forum non conveniens or lack of personal jurisdiction YOU might have.
All federal, state, local, and other taxes on the receipt and/or use of any of the Prizes hereunder, and any other costs and expenses associated therewith, are the sole responsibility of the recipient thereof, who will be issued a 1099 tax form.
To receive the list of the twenty (20) winners, send a #10 self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by January 30, 2018 to Entrepreneur Partner Studio at the address indicated in Paragraph 14 below.
Sponsor: Entrepreneur Media, Inc.
Attn.: Entrepreneur Partner Studio
462 Seventh Avenue, 11th Floor
New York, NY 10018
Email Address: EPSSupport@entrepreneur.com