MOST AMAZING MEMBER CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR
CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Most Amazing Member Contest (the "Contest") is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec), who are active members of Curves as of June 1, 2009. Officers, directors and employees of Curves International, and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, and advertising and promotion agencies, prize providers, and their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household of such individuals are not eligible to enter or win this Contest. Contest is void in Quebec and where prohibited or restricted by law and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
HOW TO ENTER:
The Contest begins at 12:00:00 AM CST on June 1, 2009 and ends at 7:14:59 PM CST on July 15, 2009 ("Contest Period"). Go to http://www.mycurves.com/mostamazingmember (the "Contest Site") during the Contest Period and follow the onscreen instructions to complete and submit the official entry form, along with an essay (not to exceed 500 words) that describes why Entrant is the most amazing Curves member, and a photo OR video of the entrant (collectively, "Entry"). Submission of Entry indicates your acceptance of these Official Rules.
ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY 7:14:59 PM CST on July 15, 2009. Limit: one Entry per person. Entries in excess of the stated limits will be disqualified. All Entries become the exclusive property of Curves International ("Sponsor") and will not be returned or acknowledged. Sponsor's clock is the official time clock for the Contest.
The Entry must be the sole property of the entrant and must not infringe the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or other intellectual rights of any person or entity. If photos or videos were created for the entrant by a professional photographer or other third party, entrant must obtain all necessary rights prior to entry.
The Entry cannot contain any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties. No person other than the entrant may appear or be featured in the Entry.
Entries that contain sexually explicit, disparaging, defamatory, libelous, obscene, or otherwise inappropriate content will not be considered, and such determination is solely at the discretion of Sponsor.
SELECTION OF WINNER:
Contest winners will be determined through public online voting, which will occur on or about July 1, 2009 through July 31, 2009 ("Public Voting Period"). The Entry with the most votes during the Public Voting period will be deemed the Grand Prize winning Entry. The Entry with the second to most votes during the Public Voting period will be deemed the First Prize winning Entry. A maximum of 1 (one) vote per day per person may be cast for any person participating in the public voting. In the event of a tie, Sponsor will choose its favorite Entry from among all tying entrants.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES:
(1) Grand Prize: A web site feature on Curves.com, feature on MyCurves.com, a $1,000.00 Visa Gift Card and a Sponsor-specified Curves gift basket containing Curves products. ARV: $1,150.00. (1) First Prize: $500.00 Visa Gift Card and a Sponsor-specified Curves gift basket containing Curves products. ARV: $650.00. There is no value associated with the web site feature portion of the prize. Gift Card is subject to the terms, conditions and restrictions as printed on the Card. Prizes consist of only those items specifically listed as part of the prize.
Any and all legal actions or claims arising in connection with this Contest must be brought in a court of competent jurisdiction within the United States. Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (3) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"), and (4) entrant hereby waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased. Texas law, without reference to Texas's choice of law rules, governs the Contest and all aspects related thereto.
CAUTION. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
NAME OF WINNER:
To obtain the name of the winner send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Most Amazing Member Contest – WebMarketing, Curves International, 100 Ritchie Rd., Waco, TX 76712. The name of the winner also will be available at www.curves.com/mostamazingmember. Requests must be received by September 1, 2009. Winner's name will be sent after selection and verification of winner.
SPONSOR: Curves International, 100 Ritchie Rd., Waco, TX 76712