Brides Magazine – Win one wedding gown from the David Tutera Dream Dress for Mon Cheri Collection valued at $1,900 by Feb 23, 2015 !
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
A purchase will not improve chances of winning.
1. PROMOTION PERIOD.
Promotion begins 12:00 noon ET on December 16, 2014 and ends 11:59 PM ET on February 23, 2015.
This sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) is only open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia who are at least 18 years old as of the date of entry, except officers, directors, members, and employees of the Sponsors, the judging organization (if applicable), or any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, and the immediate family (i.e., parents, children, siblings, spouse), and persons residing in the same household, as such individuals. This Promotion is void outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited.
3. HOW TO ENTER.
during the Promotion Period and follow the instructions to complete and submit the
entry form. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be
acknowledged or returned.
4. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION. Winner selection will be
conducted by random drawing from all eligible entries on or about February 24,
2015 (the “Drawing Date”). Any potential winner will be notified by mail, email
and/or telephone. If a potential winner: (i) cannot be contacted; (ii) does not respond
within five (5) days from the date the Sponsors first tries to notify him/her; (iii) fails
to return the Affidavit and Release as specified in Rule 9; (iv) refuses the prize;
and/or (v) the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential
winner forfeits all rights to win the Promotion or receive the prize, and an alternate
potential winner may be selected. Upon contacting a potential winner and
determining that he/she has met all eligibility requirements of the Promotion,
including without limitation the execution of required waivers, publicity and liability
releases and disclaimers, and, at Sponsors’ discretion, successful completion of a
background check, such individual will be declared the “winner” of the Promotion.
5. PRIZE DESCRIPTION. There will be one (1) winner. The prize is one (1) wedding
gown from Mon Cheri Bridals. The approximate retail value of the prize is $1,900.
Gown must be from the David Tutera for Mon Cheri Collection and must be hanging
stock. Mon Cheri Bridals is not responsible for any alterations. Sizes may be limited.
6. TAXES. All federal, state and/or local income and other taxes, if any, are the winner’s sole responsibility.
7. ODDS OF WINNING. The odds of winning this Promotion depend on the number of eligible entries received.
8. NO PRIZE TRANSFER OR SUBSTITUTION. No prize or any portion thereof is transferable or redeemable for cash. Any portion of the prize that is not used is forfeited. No substitutions for prize except by Sponsors, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be substituted.
9. CONSENT AND RELEASE. By entering the Promotion, each entrant releases
and discharges the Sponsors, judging organization (if applicable), and any other
party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, their
parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, and each of their respective officers,
directors, members, shareholders, employees, independent contractors, agents,
representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, “Sponsors Entities”), from any
and all liability whatsoever in connection with this Promotion, including without
limitation legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any
kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or
destruction or property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a
false light) (collectively, “Claims”). Except where prohibited: (i) entry into the
Promotion constitutes the consent of the entrant, without further compensation, to
use his/her name, likeness, biographical data, and contact information for editorial,
advertising, marketing, publicity, and administrative purposes by the Sponsors
and/or others authorized by the Sponsors; (ii) acceptance of a prize constitutes a
release by any winner of the Sponsors Entities of any and all Claims in connection
with the administration of this Promotion and the use, misuse, or possession of any
prize; (iii) any potential winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility
(including social security number) and a liability/publicity release; and (iv) if prize
involves travel or activities, any potential winner and travel companion (if applicable)
may be required to execute releases of the Sponsors from any and all liability with
respect to participation in such travel/activities and/or use of the prize. Affidavits
and releases must be returned within five (5) days from the date that Sponsors first
tries to notify the potential winner. Sponsors may conduct a background check to
confirm any potential winner’s eligibility and compliance with these rules. By
entering, you agree to cooperate reasonably with any such background check. If the
prize includes participation in any public event(s) or publicity, or if Sponsors Entities
intend to publicize the winner in any way, and if a background check reveals that a
potential winner has engaged in conduct that could damage the reputation or
business of any Sponsors Entity, as determined by Sponsors in its discretion, the
potential winner may be disqualified and the prize may be awarded to an alternate
winner. If winner is deemed to be a minor under the jurisdiction of his/her
residence, the prize will be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian
who must execute the necessary affidavit and release and, if applicable, must
accompany winner on the trip (no additional travel expenses will be awarded should
a parent or legal guardian be required to accompany the winner on the trip).
(i) Sponsors not responsible for entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received, for any reason, including by reason of hardware, software, browser, or network failure, malfunction, congestion, or incompatibility at Sponsors’ servers or elsewhere. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access Provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
(ii) Sponsors, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the
operation of the web site or otherwise attempting to undermine the legitimate
operation of the Promotion. Use of bots or other automated process to enter is
prohibited and may result in disqualification at the sole discretion of Sponsors.
(iii) Sponsors further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Promotion if it is not capable of completion as planned, including by reason of infection by
computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or
technical failures of any sort.
(iv) Sponsors Entities are not responsible for errors in
the administration or fulfillment of this Promotion, including without limitation
mechanical, human, printing, distribution or production errors, and may cancel,
terminate or modify this Promotion based upon such error at its sole discretion
without liability. In no event will Sponsors be responsible for awarding more than
the number of prizes specified in these rules.
(v) In the event this Promotion is cancelled or terminated, pursuant to subparagraph
(iii) or (iv), Sponsors, in its sole
discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries
received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein.
(vi) SPONSORS ENTITIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR
GUARANTEES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, AS REGARDS THIS
PROMOTION OR THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ANY COMPONENT OF ANY
PRIZE. (vii) CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY
DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS
PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS, AND
SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS’
FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW,
INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. (viii) The value of the prize set forth above
represent Sponsors’ good faith determination of the approximate retail value thereof;
the actual fair market value as ultimately determined by Sponsors are final and
binding and cannot be challenged or appealed. In the event the stated approximate
retail value of a prize is more than the actual fair market value of that prize, the
difference will not be awarded in cash or otherwise. No substitution or
compensation will be given for any portion of the prize that is not used.
11. APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTION. This Promotion is subject to all
applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Issues concerning the
construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall
be governed by the laws of the State of New York, without regard to any principles of
conflict of laws. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Promotion will be
resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or
federal court located in New York, New York. Should there be a conflict between the
laws of the State of New York and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in
favor of the laws of the State of New York. To the extent permitted by applicable law,
all judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding
attorneys’ fees) associated with participation in this Promotion and shall not include
any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.
12. WINNER LIST. For the name of the winner, send a self-addressed stamped
envelope, within six (6) months of the Drawing Date, to: Winner List, “David Tutera
Dream Dress Giveaway,” Brianna Sebasto, One World Trade Center, New York, NY
13. SPONSORSHIP. This Promotion is sponsored by Condé Nast, One World Trade
Center, New York, NY 10007 and Mon Cheri Bridals, 1018 Whitehead Road
Extension Trenton, NJ 08638 (individually and collectively, the “Sponsor”).