Viacom – Kid Of The Year Award Contest – Win a framed TIME magazine cover of their choice

Kid of the Year Award Official RulesNO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE A NOMINEE’S CHANCES OF WINNING. PARTICIPATION IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND D.C.; ALL NOMINEES (AS DEFINED BELOW) MUST BE AT LEAST EIGHT (8) BUT NOT OLDER THAN SIXTEEN (16) YEARS OF AGE AND MUST HAVE THEIR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN’S PERMISSION TO PARTICIPATE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW AND OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES.  BY PARTICIPATING IN THE KID OF THE YEAR AWARD (“THE PROGRAM”), PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS AND THE DECISIONS OF SPONSOR AND THE JUDGES, WHICH ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL RESPECTS.  1. Eligibility: The Kid of the Year Award is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia. Nominators may be any age, but all Nominees must be between eight (8) and sixteen (16) years or age as of August 1, 2020. Employees, officers, and directors of Viacom International, Inc. (“Sponsor”), and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, related companies, award providers, representatives, agents, suppliers, those engaged in the development or production of this Program including, without limitation, Time USA, LLC, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members (whether related or not) of each such employee, officer, and director, and individuals who have won a grand prize in any Sponsor-related sweepstakes/promotion in the twelve (12) months prior to the start of the Program period are not eligible to participate.2. Sponsor: Viacom International, Inc., 1515 Broadway, New York, NY 10036.3. Agreement to Official Rules: Participation in this Program constitutes Entrant’s (as defined below) full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to this Program. The receipt of any award is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. 4. Timing: The Program begins on May 18, 2020 at 9:30 p.m. Eastern Time (“ET”), ends on September 15, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Program Period”) and consists of two (2) phases, as set forth in the chart below. Phase: Submission PhaseStart Date: May 18, 2020 (at 9:30 p.m. ET)End Date: August 1, 2020 (at 11:59 p.m. ET)Phase: Judging PhaseStart Date: May 18, 2020, (at 9:30 p.m. ET)End Date: September 15, 2020 (at 11:59 p.m. ET)Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Program.5. How to Enter: During the Submission Phase, you (the “Nominator”) may submit a nomination for anyone who meets the eligibility requirements (the “Nominee”) for consideration (the “Submission”) in one of the following ways: (a) Online Nomination: If the Nominator is the Nominee’s parent or legal guardian, simply fill out the Program submission form (“Submission Form”) on Sponsor’s website at www.kidoftheyear2020.com (the “Website”). Follow the instructions on the Website to complete the Program Submission by providing: (i) the Nominee’s name, age, gender, and city and state of residence; (ii) a photo and video clip of the Nominee; and (iii) the Nominator’s name, date of birth, telephone number and email address (the Nominator and Nominee are each, individually and collectively, referred to as the “Entrant”). If the Nominee is over thirteen years of age and has a public social media account or, if the Nominator has and operates a public family account which features the Nominee, the Nominator may also provide the Nominee’s corresponding social media handles; or  (b) Mail-In Submission: Complete a Submission Form, which may be downloaded at the Website, available as part of the TIME for Kids Digital Teacher’s guide, or provided by Sponsor’s affiliate or Program sponsors if additional locations are added (which will be posted on the Website), by providing (i) the Nominator’s name, as well as their parent’s name, email address and phone number, together with the Nominee’s name; age; gender; city and state of residence; and (ii) the Nominee’s parent’s or legal guardian’s name, email address and phone number. Upon receipt of the completed Submission Form, the Nominee’s parent or legal guardian will be contacted to provide a photo and video of the Nominee and, if the Nominee is over thirteen years of age and has a public social media account or, if the Nominator has and operates a public family account which features the Nominee, the Nominee’s parent or legal guardian may also provide the Nominee’s corresponding social media handles. Nominee may self-nominate using the Mail-In Submission Method, provided that Nominee’s parent or legal guardian provides consent to such self-nomination.  Regardless of method of entry, Nominator should provide Sponsor with a short description of no more than five hundred (500) words explaining why the Nominee deserves to be Kid of the Year. The statement about the Nominee should help illustrate why they should be recognized for their demonstrated achievements and/or contributions in their area of interest including, without limitation, the arts, entertainment, entrepreneurship, pop culture, science, and sports or his or her exceptional academic achievement.Notwithstanding anything contained herein, Sponsor expressly reserves the right to identify and select other nominees who may, from time to time, be discovered by Sponsor through its own efforts and/or identified by nonprofit, charitable or other third-party organizations.  The Entrant may be asked to provide information or documentation sufficient for Sponsor to confirm their identity and/or eligibility, and/or the consent of their parent or legal guardian. If the Nominator is over the age of eighteen (18), they may also be asked to submit to a background check (at Sponsor’s sole discretion). The Entrant may opt out of the Program at any time.By uploading and providing Sponsor with the Submission, Nominator agrees that the Submission conforms to the Description Guidelines and Content Restrictions provided below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”). Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove or reject the Submission and disqualify the Entrant from the Program if it believes that the Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions. Description Guidelines:    • the description must not exceed five hundred (500) words (any additional words submitted will not be considered);   • the description must be in English;   • the Submission cannot have been submitted previously in an award program, scholarship contest or promotion of any kind; and  • the same Submission cannot have been submitted on behalf of another Nominee.Content Restrictions:   • videos submitted must not exceed three (3) minutes (any additional video submitted will not be considered);  • the Submission must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights including, but not limited to, privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;   • the Submission must not disparage Sponsor or any other person or party affiliated with the Program;  • the Submission must not contain brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor, which Entrant has a limited license to use to incorporate in his/her Submission in this Program;  • the Submission must not contain images or artwork not created by Nominator or Nominee;  • the Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, or libelous;  • the Submission must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and  • the Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Submission is created.By participating in the Program, each Nominator warrants and represents that his/her Submission is original, has not been previously published or won any award, does not contain any material that would defame or otherwise violate or infringe upon the rights of any third party, including patents, copyrights, trademarks or rights of privacy or publicity, and will not violate any federal, state or local laws or ordinances. Nominator further warrants and represents that he/she has secured the requisite consent from any third party referenced and/or appearing in or as part of the Submission. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any Submission that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, that does not comply with these Official Rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the Program. All entries become the property of Sponsor when submitted and will not be acknowledged or returned to the relevant Entrant.Limit: Each Nominator may submit multiple Submissions during the Submission Phase but may only submit one Submission for each Nominee. Submissions received from any person or email address in excess of the stated limit will be void. Submissions generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Uploading a Submission constitutes Nominator’s consent to give Sponsor and its designees, a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display such submissions in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, including for promotional or marketing purposes. If requested, Nominator (and/or Nominator’s parent or legal guardian, on Nominator’s behalf) will sign any documentation that may be required for Sponsor or its designees to make use of the non-exclusive rights Nominator is granting to use the Submission. Released Parties (as defined in Section 10, below) are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, damaged, incomplete, invalid, un-intelligible, garbled, delayed or misdirected Submissions; all of which will be void.  Normal Internet access, phone, and usage charges imposed by your online or phone service may apply. In the event of a dispute as to any Submission, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the Nominator and must comply with these Official Rules. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each Nominator may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder.6. Awards Determination: From all of the eligible submissions received, fifty (50) nominees (the “Quarter Finalists”) will be selected for additional consideration. Thereafter, twenty (20) Nominees (the “Semi-Finalists”) will be selected from the Quarter-Finalists for possible inclusion in an hour long television special profiling one or more of them (the “Special”). Five (5) finalists (each, a “Finalist,” and collectively, the “Finalists”) will then be selected from the Semi-Finalists to receive an award. From those five (5) Finalists, one (1) Finalist will be honored as “Kid of the Year.” Such selection will be determined according to the process set forth below.  a. Quarter-Finalist Selection: During the initial judging period, Submissions will be screened and considered by a council comprised of representatives from Time USA, LLC, to be approved by Sponsor (in its sole discretion) (collectively the “Council”), to ensure that the Submissions fall within the parameters under the Submission Requirements and to select the top fifty (50) Submissions applying the applicable Judging Criteria explained below. The Council reserves the right to request additional information and/or documentation from any Entrant, at any time and in its sole discretion.  b. Semi-Finalist Selection: The Quarter-Finalists will then be presented to a selection committee comprised of representatives from TIME magazine, TIME for Kids magazine, Time USA, LLC, Sponsor, and three (3) nonprofit organizations selected by Sponsor (in its sole discretion) (the “Committee”), who will select the top twenty (20) Quarter-Finalists applying the applicable Judging applicable Criteria explained below. The Committee reserves the right to request additional information and/or documentation from any Quarter-Finalist at any time and in its sole discretion.  c. Finalist Selection: The Semi-Finalists will then be presented to a Finalist judging panel (“Judging Panel”), which shall be made up of the host of the Special, representatives from the TIME for Kids’ kid reporters’ team, mystery Nickelodeon celebrities, and celebrity social influencers. Applying the applicable Judging Criteria, the Judging Panel will select five (5) Finalists, one of which will be designated “Kid of the Year” Award (the “Honoree”).   d. Judging Criteria: All eligible Submissions selected to be judged at each stage of the Program will be judged by rating each criteria delineated below on a scale of one to ten and then multiplying such score by the applicable percentage stated. The sum of the scores for the criteria shall represent the total score for such Submission.      i. Quarter-Finalist Selection Criteria:   • Nominee’s passion and/or achievement (25%); with consideration for:   • how their service or action can be considered above and beyond the call of duty;   • how long they have been pursuing their cause; and   • recognition of their effects or demonstration of particular excellence.  • Impact of Nominee’s service and/or achievement on other individuals, the community and/or the world (25%); with consideration for:  • how their efforts may have inspired others to take action or pursue their own passion.   • Global and/or local relevance of Nominee’s efforts or actions (25%); with consideration for:   • how their efforts may have impacted policy, pop culture, or effected change in their local community or other communities around the world.  • How unique is the service, project, or achievement (25%); with consideration for:   • whether their work addresses a particularly underserved community or cause or has a direct effect on school and/or community spirit(collectively, the “Quarter-Finalist Criteria”).ii. Semi-Finalist Selection Criteria: Quarter-Finalists will be judged using the Quarter-Finalist Criteria, which will each be afforded a weight of 15%. Two further criteria will then be added, as follows:    • Reach of Nominee’s service and/or achievement (20%); with consideration for:  • the number and breadth of people inspired by Nominee’s effort and/or achievement.  • Nominee’s ability to lead others and clearly communicate their mission and vision (20%) (the foregoing criteria, together with the Quarter-Finalist Criteria arecollectively the “Semi-Finalist Criteria”).  iii. Finalist Selection: Semi-Finalists will be judged using the Semi-Finalist Criteria, which will each be afforded a weight of 10%, and the following two additional criteria:  • Reflection of Nominee’s efforts and/or achievements of generational concerns (20%); with consideration for:    ◦ the relevance of Nominee’s efforts in the generational moment.  • Lasting impact of Nominee’s efforts and/or achievement (20%); with consideration for:    ◦ how Nominee’s efforts will influence their generation in the future;    ◦ whether future generations be impacted (the foregoing criteria together with the Semi-Finalist Criteria are collectively, the “Finalist Criteria”). iv. Honoree Selection: The Finalist with the highest judged score will be selected as the Honoree.  v. Quarter-Finalists, Semi-Finalists and Finalists will be selected based on their scores from the Council, Committee and/or Judging Panel, respectively. In the case of a tie between two or more Submissions, the Council, Committee or the Judging Panel, as applicable, will judge the tied entry/ies based solely on the criteria set forth in each subsequent judging round until the tie is broken, except that in the event there is still a tie between two or more Submissions after the Finalist Criteria have been applied, the tie break shall be determined by individual vote of the Council, Committee or Judging Panel, as applicable. If two or more Submissions are still tied after a vote, voting shall continue in such manner until a tie break is established. In the event that there is a tie in the application of the Finalist Criteria by the Judging Panel, the tie breaking vote shall exclude the host of the Special.  e. Selection of Alternative Quarter-Finalist/Semi Finalists/Finalists/Honoree: In the event that any Quarter-Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Finalist or the Honoree voluntarily withdraws form the Program or fails to comply with the Quarter-Finalist, Semi-Finalist/Finalist/Honoree Requirements, as set forth more fully in paragraph 7, or is disqualified for any other reason, the Council, Committee and/or Judging Panel will select, time permitting, an alternate Quarter-Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Finalist or Honoree, as applicable, in accordance with the Judging Criteria set forth in these Official Rules. Notwithstanding the foregoing, the Council, Committee and/or Judging Panel are under no obligation to select an alternate or any alternates thereto and Sponsor may proceed with the selection of the Quarter-Finalists, Semi-Finalists, Finalists and/or Honoree as otherwise prescribed hereunder, in its sole discretion. 7. Quarter-Finalist/Semi-Finalist/Finalist/Honoree Requirements: (a) The Quarter-Finalists will be notified by phone and/or email on or around August 2, 2020. If any Quarter-Finalist does not comply with these Official Rules and respond to such notification within five (5) days, the Quarter-Finalist will be disqualified and removed from consideration. (b) The Semi-Finalists will be notified by phone and/or email on or around August 31, 2020. If any Semi-Finalist does not comply with these Official Rules and respond to such notification within five (5) days, the Semi-Finalist will be disqualified and removed from consideration. (c) The Semi-Finalists, Finalists and Honoree acknowledge that they may be identified and/or depicted in or as part of the Special and that their consent to use any information or materials submitted for consideration and/or participation in the Program in or as part of the production of the Special are conditions of the Sponsor permitting them to continue to participate in the Program and the Special. In connection therewith, the Semi-Finalists, Finalists and Honoree must agree to execute, within seven (7) days of receipt, all documents required by Sponsor, its designees or affiliates, including, without limitation, an affidavit of eligibility, participant agreement, liability release, and appearance release, as well as any other affidavits, declarations, releases, or additional documents that may be required by Sponsor, its designees or affiliates (in Sponsor’s sole discretion), and such failure will result in the Semi-Finalist’s, Finalist’s or Honoree’s disqualification and removal from consideration, as applicable. If a Quarter-Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Finalist or Honoree is disqualified for any reason, an alternative may be selected, as applicable, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  8. Awards: Semi-Finalist Award: The twenty (20) Semi-Finalists will each be awarded a one hundred dollar gift card redeemable for goods and/or services from a merchant or service provider selected by Sponsor (in its sole discretion). The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Semi-Finalist Award: One Hundred Dollars ($100.00).  Finalist Award: The five (5) Finalists will each be awarded: (i) a $5,000 check, payable to the Finalist; (ii) the designation of “kid reporter” for one (1) year with the ability to make editorial contributions to TIME for Kids magazine, TIME Edge magazine, TIME magazine, and/or their respective online, digital and social media platforms throughout such year; (iii) a TIME for Kids reporter T-shirt, press credentials, reporter’s notebook, and letter of congratulations; and, (iv) a trip for each Finalist and their parent or legal guardian to the Nickelodeon Kids’ Choice Awards and Slime Fest. The ARV of each Finalist Award: Eight Thousand Forty Dollars ($8,040.00). As a kid reporter, each Finalist may be given assignments and asked to represent TIME magazine, TIME for Kids, and TIME Edge in national and/or local media (including social media channels). They will report for TIME for Kids, TIME for Kids online, and their respective social media channels from January 1, 2021 to December 31, 2021. Though TIME for Kids will try to give at least one (1) assignment to each Kid Reporter, there is no guarantee that a Kid Reporter will be given any assignments, or that the resulting articles will be published. Article assignments will be distributed at the discretion of Sponsor and TIME for Kids magazine editors. Articles will be edited and may be published in TIME for Kids magazine, TIME Edge magazine and/or TIME magazine, and/or their respective online, digital and social media platforms. Each reporter will be given a byline if his/her story is published. Each Finalist will be required to enter into an agreement with Time, USA, LLC that will govern his/her/their activities as a Kid Reporter and will include additional terms and conditions.Honoree Award: The Honoree will be announced as TIME’s Kid of the Year and will receive a framed TIME magazine cover of their choice. The ARV of the Honoree Award: One Hundred Twenty-Five Dollars ($125).Total ARV of all awards to be given: Forty-Two Thousand Three Hundred Twenty-Five Dollars ($42,325).  No transfer, assignment or substitution of any award is permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to provide the Semi-Finalists, Finalists and/or Honoree with additional awards or substitute any award (or award component) for an item of equal or greater value, all at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Semi-Finalists, Finalists and the Honoree are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with award receipt and/or use.  9. General Conditions: If, for any reason, the Program cannot be run as planned, including infection by computer virus or bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, Act of God or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the operation, administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Program, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, void any suspect entries and (a) modify the Program or suspend the Program to address the impairment and then resume the Program in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules; and/or (b) terminate the Program. If terminated, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, determine the Semi-Finalists, Finalists and/or Honoree from among all non-suspect, eligible Submissions received up to the time of termination using the Judging Criteria outlined above. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual Entrant and/or Submission it finds to be tampering with the Submission process or the operation of the Program or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated Submissions. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Program may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies (including attorneys’ fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. 10. Release and Limitations of Liability: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROGRAM, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT SPONSOR, TIME USA, LLC AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, SUPPLIERS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, DISTRIBUTORS, ADVERTISING, PROMOTIONAL, AND PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCIES, LEGAL COUNSEL, AND PRIZE SUPPLIERS, AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES AND EACH SUCH COMPANY’S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELEASED PARTIES”), WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY ENTRANTS AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY, OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROGRAM OR IN ANY PROGRAM-RELATED ACTIVITY INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE SPECIAL OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR INVASION OF PRIVACY, OR MERCHANDISE DELIVERY. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF THE PROGRAM OR SPECIAL MUST BE POSTPONED OR CANCELLED OR IF ANY PRIZE OR AWARD CANNOT BE PROVIDED DUE TO DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, ILLNESS, EPIDEMIC, OR TERRORISM. BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS PROGRAM, ENTRANTS AGREE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY INJURIES, DAMAGES, OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, OR TO PROPERTY ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY INTERNET SITES ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PROGRAM OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SUCH SITES.  WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS PROGRAM, INCLUDING ANY INTERNET SITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS PROGRAM IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS. Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Entrant, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Program; (2) technical failures of any kind including, but not limited to, malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Submission process or the Program; (4) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the administration of the Program, the uploading, the processing or judging of Submissions, the announcement of the awards or in any Program-related materials; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, misdirected, damaged or stolen mail, or for any technical problems, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for any unauthorized third party use of any Submission.11. Publicity and Intellectual Property Releases: EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, PARTICIPATION IN THE PROGRAM CONSTITUTES EACH NOMINATOR’S, NOMINEE’S, QUARTER-FINALIST’S, SEMI-FINALIST’S, FINALIST’S AND/OR HONOREE’S GRANT TO SPONSOR (WHICH GRANT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN WRITING ON REQUEST OF SPONSOR), AND THOSE ACTING PURSUANT TO ITS AUTHORITY, THE RIGHT AND PERMISSION TO PRINT, PUBLISH, RECORD, BROADCAST, AND USE, WORLDWIDE IN ANY MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR HEREAFTER DEVELOPED INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE WORLD WIDE WEB, AT ANY TIME OR TIMES, THE NOMINATOR’S, NOMINEE’S, QUARTER-FINALIST’S, SEMI-FINALIST’S, FINALIST’S AND/OR HONOREE’S, AS APPLICABLE, NAME, PORTRAIT, PICTURE, VOICE, LIKENESS, OPINIONS AND BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, HOMETOWN AND STATE) FOR INCLUSION IN THE SPECIAL AS WELL AS ADVERTISING, TRADE, AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES (INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF HIS OR HER NAME AND/OR USE OF THEIR PICTURE ON MAGAZINES OR ON TELEVISION OR RADIO BROADCASTS) WITHOUT ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATION, COMPENSATION, PERMISSION, OR NOTIFICATION.  BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, EACH ENTRANT AGREES THAT SUCH ENTRY, AND ALL COMMUNICATIONS OR SUBMISSIONS, CREATIVE SUGGESTIONS, IDEAS, NOTES, CONCEPTS OR OTHER MATERIALS (COLLECTIVELY, “ENTRY SUBMISSIONS”) THAT ENTRANT MAY SUBMIT TO SPONSOR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS PROGRAM, INCLUDING ALL RIGHTS EMBODIED THEREIN, ARE DEEMED TO BE NON-CONFIDENTIAL, NON-PROPRIETARY AND SPONSOR SHALL HAVE NO OBLIGATION OF ANY KIND WITH RESPECT TO SUCH ENTRY SUBMISSIONS. SPONSOR SHALL BE FREE TO EDIT, EXPLOIT, MODIFY, PUBLISH, REPRODUCE, USE, DISCLOSE, DISSEMINATE AND DISTRIBUTE THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS TO OTHERS WITHOUT LIMITATION IN ANY AND ALL MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR NOT CURRENTLY KNOWN, THROUGHOUT THE WORLD IN PERPETUITY FOR ANY PURPOSE WITHOUT COMPENSATION, PERMISSION OR NOTIFICATION TO ENTRANT OR ANY THIRD-PARTY. ENTRANT HEREBY GRANTS SPONSOR A ROYALTY FREE, IRREVOCABLE, AND WORLD WIDE, IN PERPETUITY LICENSE TO USE THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS IN ANY FORM OR FORMAT AND TO MODIFY THE SAME, AND ACKNOWLEDGES AND AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR DOES USE THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS ENTRANT SHALL NOT BE ENTITLED TO ANY CREDIT, CONSIDERATION, NOTICE OR PAYMENTS OF ANY KIND. ENTRANT WAIVES ANY MORAL RIGHTS HE OR SHE MAY HAVE TO THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS, AND AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS FOR ANY PURPOSE, ALL RIGHTS UNDER COPYRIGHT OR OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS WHICH MAY RESULT FROM THAT RELATING TO ENTRANT’S ENTRY SUBMISSIONS OR FROM USE OF THE SAME BY SPONSOR SHALL BE THE SOLE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR. ENTRANT FURTHER AGREES THAT IF SPONSOR ELECTS TO USE ENTRANT’S ENTRY SUBMISSIONS, ENTRANT WILL EXECUTE ANY DOCUMENTS REQUESTED BY SPONSOR REGARDING THIS ASSIGNMENT. IF ANY USE BY SPONSOR OF THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS CAUSES IT TO BE LIABLE TO ANY THIRD-PARTY, ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVE AND ALL RELATED PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL DAMAGES, COSTS, JUDGMENTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY FEES) WHICH IT INCURS AS A RESULT OF ITS USE OF THE ENTRY SUBMISSIONS.12. Nature of Relationship/Waiver of Equitable Relief: Each Entrant understands and acknowledges that Sponsor has wide access to ideas, designs, and other materials, and that new ideas are constantly being submitted to it or being developed by their own employees. Each Entrant also acknowledges that many ideas may be competitive with, similar or identical to the Submissions and/or each other in theme, idea, format or other respects. Each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that such Entrant will not be entitled to any compensation as a result of Sponsor’s use of any such similar or identical material. Each Entrant acknowledges and agrees that the Sponsor does not now and shall not have in the future any duty or liability, direct or indirect, vicarious, contributory, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of the copyright in and to the Submissions. Finally, each Entrant acknowledges that, with respect to any claim by Entrant relating to or arising out of Sponsor’s actual or alleged exploitation or use of any Entry Submissions or other material submitted in connection with the Program, the damage, if any, thereby caused to the applicable Entrant will not be irreparable or otherwise sufficient to entitle such Entrant to seek injunctive or other equitable relief or in any way enjoin the production, distribution, exhibition or other exploitation of the Submissions or any material based on or allegedly based on the Entry Submissions, and the Entrant’s rights and remedies in any such event shall be strictly limited to the right to recover damages, if any, in an action at law. 13. Disputes: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Program or any Award given shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Southern District of New York or the appropriate Supreme Court of the State of New York located in New York County; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Program, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Program, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York. The Entrants hereby also waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules including, without limitation, the Program. 14. Force Majeure: Without limitation to Sponsor’s other rights set forth in this Agreement, Sponsor hereby retains the right (in its sole discretion) to suspend, modify and/or terminate the Program and/or the Special in the event that completion of the Program and/or production of the Special is prevented or interrupted because of force majeure events, including any strike, fire, war, terrorist, or governmental action, illness, epidemic, or any disruptive event beyond our control. If the participation of any Nominator, Nominee, Quarter-Finalist, Semi-Finalist, Finalist or the Honoree is suspended as set forth herein, the period of their participation in the Program and/or Special shall be deemed extended by a period equivalent to the periods of suspension, unless otherwise announced on the Website.Notwithstanding the foregoing, no termination hereunder shall affect Sponsor’s rights hereunder or any of its rights in and to the Program and/or Special, which shall remain in full force and effect.15. 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