OPEN ONLY TO THOSE WHO ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE, AS OF THE
DATE OF ENTRY.
ALL CONTEST ENTRANTS AND SUBMISSIONS ABIDE BY US LAWS.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT DOES
NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The "WIX Knows Me Best" contest ("Contest") is open only to those who are 18 years of age or older. The following individuals are not eligible: employees, contractors, directors and officers of Wix.com, ("Sponsor"), the Sponsor respective parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, the Sponsors employees household members and the immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, spouse, grandparent or "step" of each) and those living in their households.
2. CONTEST OVERVIEW:
The Contest starts on 07/13/2011 at 00:00:00 A.M. EST and ends on 07/19/2011 at 11:59:59 P.M., EST ("Contest Period").
To participate in the Contest entrants must follow @wix on Twitter and re-tweet the contest tweet ("Contest Entry")
On 07/19/2011, the Sponsor will review Contest Entries and randomly pick and announce the Contest winners (hereinafter, referred to as "Winner").
The Sponsor or its representatives have and maintain the right, at all times and in their sole discretion, to determine that a Contest Entry contains inappropriate content, may infringe a third party's copyright, intellectual property right or right of privacy, is irrelevant to the Contest or its goal, or is otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules and to disqualify such
Contest Entry from the Contest.
BE SURE TO CAREFULLY READ THESE OFFICIAL RULES BEFORE SUBMITTING YOUR CONTEST ENTRY AS YOU WILL BE BOUND BY THEM.
3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
(A) CREATING YOUR "WIX KNOWS ME BEST" ENTRY:
To enter, you must create your own original "Wix Knows Me Best" Contest Entry in shape of an original tweet.
Your Contest Entry must be in English or Spanish.
Additionally, Your Contest Entry may not (i) contain, mention, refer or otherwise allude to any obscene, lewd, violent, illegal, offensive, disparaging or inappropriate words, abbreviations, language, signs, products, symbols, political, personal and/or religious references or 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; (ii) promote alcohol, illegal drugs or tobacco, firearms/ weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; (iii) defame, misrepresent, contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor, its products or other people, products or companies or their products, or in any way reflect negatively upon such parties or communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Sponsor wishes to be associated with, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion; (iv) contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, e-mail addresses or street addresses, without permission; (v) cannot contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) without permission; (vi) cannot contain materials embodying the names, likenesses photographs, or other indicia identifying any person, living or dead, without permission; and (vii) cannot depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law; or in any way reflect negatively upon the Sponsor as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion.
(B) POSTING YOUR CONTEST ENTRY ON TWITTER:
If you are a Twitter user, login and follow the instructions to follow and tweet on Twitter.
(C) You may submit as many Contest Entries as you want throughout the Contest Period regardless of the Twitter account you use.
On 07/21/2011, the Sponsor will announce the three (3) contest winners
The winners will be notified via email (where available) and/or direct message on Twitter on 07/21/2011. Winners will also be announced on the Wix Blog (http://www.blog.wix.com), on Wix Facebook Fan page (http://www.facebook.com/wix) and Wix Twitter page (http://twitter.com/wix).
NOTE: Winners and its respective contest entries are subject to verification, including without limitation, verification of eligibility, compliance with these Official Rules and completion and return of all required documents. Entrants agree that the Sponsor has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this Contest and that all decisions of the Sponsor are final and
Each of the three (3) winners will receive a HTC Desire HD Smartphone. Sponsor may change the prize to another HTC smartphone model at its own discretion.
6. REPRESENTATIONS & WARRANTIES AS CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
Each entrant by registering and uploading a Contest Entry represents and warrants that:
(A) s/he has the legal capacity to enter this Contest;
(B) Contest entry and all of the content material contained in it are original and have been legally created by the entrant and by no other persons;
(C) s/he owns all rights and title to the Contest Entry;
(D) the Contest Entry does not infringe the intellectual property, privacy, publicity rights or any other legal or moral rights of any third party;
(E) the Contest Entry has not been entered in or won previous contests or awards;
(F) the Contest Entry has not been published or distributed previously in any media; and
(G) the Contest Entry does not make any false or misleading claims about Sponsor or any of its competitors or any of their respective products.
Each entrant further represents and agrees to indemnify and hold Sponsor & Others harmless from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs (including reasonable attorneys' fees) and liabilities (including settlements), brought or asserted by any third party against any of them due to or arising out of the respective Contest Entry, or the entrant's conduct in creating a Contest Entry, or any advertising subsequently produced, presented, and/or prepared by or on behalf of Sponsor or other actions in connection with this Contest, including but not limited to claims for trademark infringement, copyright infringement; violation of an individuals right of publicity or right of privacy; false advertising or defamation.
Although all Contest Entries may be reviewed by Sponsor before being judged, posted or published, the posting or publication of a Contest Entry does not mean the Contest Entry has been deemed to be in compliance with these Official Rules. Contest Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules or that otherwise contain prohibited or inappropriate content as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion will be disqualified and, if posted on any websites related to this Contest over which Sponsor has control, removed there from.
By submitting a Contest Entry, an entrant agrees that his/her submission is made without restriction, and will not place Sponsor under any obligation, that Sponsor is free to disclose or otherwise disclose the ideas contained in the Contest Entries on a non-confidential basis to anyone or otherwise use the ideas without any additional compensation to the entrant. Each
entrant acknowledges that, by acceptance of his/her submission, Sponsor does not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas previously known to Sponsor, or developed by its employees, or obtained from sources other than the entrant.
EACH ENTRANT REPRESENTS, UNDERSTANDS AND ACKNOWLEDGES THAT NEITHER S/HE NO R ANY THIRD PARTY WILL BE PAID FOR OR RECEIVE ANY FORM OF COMPENSATION OR ROYALTY OTHER THAN POTENTIALLY THE PRIZES STATED IN RULE 5 HEREIN EXCHANGE FOR GRANTING SPONSOR THESE RIGHTS OR FOR ANY SUBSEQUENT USE OF SUCH CONTEST ENTRY BY SPONSOR.
7. VERIFICATION/SUBMISSION OF REQUESTED DOCUMENTS:
Upon request of Sponsor, a potential Contest Winner shall be required to complete, sign and return to Sponsor within five (5) business days of the date notice was sent an Affidavit of Compliance/Eligibility, a Liability/Publicity Release, where lawful, a Grant/Assignment of Rights, and all other documents as may be deemed by Sponsor, reasonably necessary to establish
its intellectual property and other rights in the Contest Entry Failure to promptly return such documents may result in forfeiture and selection of an alternate potential winning Contest Entry. Sponsor's failure to request a Grant/Assignment as stated, shall not be deemed a waiver of Sponsor's rights and Sponsor may at a later time request the Grant/Assignment.
8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY/RELEASE/INTERNET:
No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor & Others resulting from any user's participation in or attempt to participate in the Contest or ability or inability to upload or download any information in connection with participating in the Contest.
The use of any robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third party or like methods in this Contest are prohibited and the use or attempted use of such will void any attempted participation effected by such methods, may result in the cancellation, termination, or modification of the Contest and the disqualification of the individual utilizing the same.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Further, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual deemed to be tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry, judging or voting process or the operation of the Contest; violating the Official Rules; or acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
By entering this Contest, participants agree to abide by and accept these Official Rules. Entrants waive any right to claim ambiguity in these Official Rules. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of
the email address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet access provider, on-line 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.
The interpretation of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of Israel. Any and all disputes will be resolved individually, without resort to class action, in the appropriate courts in Tel Aviv Israel.
SPONSOR: Wixpress Ltd. and Wix.com. Inc., 10 W. 18th Street, New York, NY 10011.
These "Wix Knows Me Best" Contest Rules may not be re-printed or republished in whole or in part without the prior written consent of Wix.com.