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Allentown NPP Naming Contest Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY OR POSSIBLE TO ENTER OR WIN. A CHARITABLE DONATION TO THIS OR ANY OF OUR AFFILIATED ORGANIZATION DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who sign up at the allentownnppnamingcontest.com and who are 12 - 24 years old as of the date of entry. The Campaign is only open to legal residents of Allentown, PA and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on [start date, time, EST and ending [end date, time, and EST]. All online entries must be received by [end date, time, and EST].

4. How to Enter: The Campaign must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided at allentownnppnamingcontest.com. The entry must fulfill all Campaign requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown.  You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown.

5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive 1st Place $500 cash, 2nd Place $250 cash, 3rd Place $100. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law.

6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by [3 of top 10 vote getters will be selected for Finalist Round. Winner and Runner Ups will be selected  by votes casted by The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown's Contest Winner Selection Committee] under the supervision of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown. Winner will be notified by [enter means of notification (e.g., email, telephone, etc.)] within five (5) days following selection of Winner. The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within [15 days] from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown‘s SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

8. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown, anyone acting on behalf of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown, and The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. Optional verbiage for Contests: By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.

9. Terms & Conditions: The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown. The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

11. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF The United States of America AND Pennsylvania, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Pennsylvania having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

12. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown website. To read the Privacy Policy, https://AllentownNPP.org/privacy-policy click here. Note: Your privacy policy is the most important part of the T&C, especially required when running a promotion on the web when using third party platforms or when using features from social channels that includes minors. Your legal council must include information that makes it clear to your users how you are going to use their information.

13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown.  523-525 North 7th Street

Allentown, PA 18102. Requests must be received no later than [date, time, EST].

14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown, 523-525 North 7th Street

Allentown, PA 18102.

15. Facebook: If you use Facebook to communicate or administer a contest or sweepstakes, include the following: The Campaign hosted by The Community Action Development Corporation of Allentown is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.

16.  By submitting and entry to The Contest, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively stated that You, the Contestant have reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules. Entrants between the ages of 12-17 must have parental or guardian consent, by entering the contest on the behalf of a minor You further have affirmatively stated that You, are the minor's legal guardian and grant participation permission for said minor, and assume all legal and custodial responsibilities of said minor. 

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