Important: Please read these Terms & Conditions before entering the "Disney Princess Academy- Retail Promotion" contest (the "Contest") to be conducted by The Walt Disney Company (India) Pvt. Ltd. ("TWDCI"). By participating in the Contest, you agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements set out herein below.
TERMS & CONDITIONS OF ENTRY 1
An entry to Contest is open to girls between 4 years to 14 years of age and for residents of India only on purchase of a Disney branded product ("Product") from select retail stores. Entry to participate in Contest is by sending an SMS as mentioned on the Product to 58888 (SMS charges are applicable- MTNL Mumbai @ Re. 1 per SMS, MTNL Delhi and BSNL @ Rs. 2 per SMS and all other operators @ Rs. 3 per SMS. Participation not available on Loop Mobile) or fill in the form provided with the Product and place in the drop box in participating retail stores. Entrants may participate in the Contest as many number of times as required.
Entrants may participate in the Contest and submit their response to TWDCI during the Contest Period through the response mechanisms as set out in Paragraph 1 above and in the manner as may be required by TWDCI. Directors, officers and employees of TWDCI or any of their respective affiliate companies, subsidiaries, agents, professional advisors, advertising and promotional agencies, sponsors of the Contest, associate vendors and immediate families of each are not eligible to enter the Contest. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Offer/Contest void where prohibited.
3. Contest Period.
The Contest commences on September 20, 2012 and closes on October 20, 2012. The Contest shall be active throughout each day of the Contest Period.
4. Prize Winners.
A maximum of three hundred (300) complete and correct entries during the entire Contest Period shall be selected by the Judges at the end of the Contest Period out of all the entrants who register correct answers with TWDCI during the entire Contest Period ("Bumper Prize Winners"). The Bumper Prize Winners shall be eligible for participation in the "Disney Princess Academy" to be conducted by TWDCI at such date, time and venue as determined by TWDCI in its sole discretion, (hereinafter referred as "Prize") on the terms set out below and as agreed by the Prize Winners.
5. Prize Selection.
The prize selection for the Contest will take place at the registered address of TWDCI. The judges may determine the correctness, quality and validity of the entries in their sole discretion. The judges' decision will be final and binding and no correspondence will be entered into about the Contest or the judges' decision(s). The names of the winners to the Contest may be posted on TWDCI website at its sole discretion.
6. Restrictions and Exclusions for Prize.
The Prizes are non-transferable, may not be exchanged for cash. Prizes returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within seven (7) days after delivery of notification will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner unless otherwise stated. TWDCI reserves the right to substitute a Prize of equal value for any Prize. All Prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). In the event any of the Prize Winners do not accept or agree to the terms as stated below, the Prize shall remain with TWDCI who on its sole discretion may offer the same to the next eligible winner.
All federal, state and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of any Prize stated hereinabove are the sole responsibility of the winners. Winners will be solely responsible for all shipping, handling, insurance and transportation costs associated with delivery of any prize.
8. Contest Rules.
The Winners will be notified by post, email and/or by telephone. To claim a Prize, Winners should follow the instructions contained in their notification. TWDCI accepts no responsibility for any variation in the value of any Prize (or any part of it). TWDCI reserves the right to substitute any Prize (or any part of it) for an item of similar value.
9. Entrants Information.
Entrants Personal Information (PI) will be collected to enable TWDCI to administer and promote the Contest and its winners. The PI of winners may be provided to others assisting TWDCI in this regard, including the Prize suppliers and deliverers, and to authorities that regulate the Contest. If an entrant does not truthfully provide all requested PI, TWDCI may solely determine that such entrant shall not be eligible to win a Prize in the Contest. Any incomplete, inaudible or incomprehensible entries may be disqualified from the Contest at the sole discretion of TWDCI.
TWDCI, all participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees and agencies will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer- or communications-related malfunctions or failures; (c) any Contest disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond the control of TWDCI; or (d) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.
11. TWDCI Ownership of Entries.
All entries and materials submitted to TWDCI in connection with the Contest (collectively, "Entry Materials"), along with all copyright, trademark and other proprietary rights associated therewith, become the property of TWDCI upon submission, and Entry Materials will not be returned to any entrant. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, you acknowledge that TWDCI will own all rights to use, modify, reproduce, publish, perform, display, distribute, make derivative works of and otherwise commercially and non-commercially exploit the Entry Materials in perpetuity and throughout the universe, in any manner or medium now existing or hereafter developed, without separate compensation to you or any other person or entity. You agree to take, at TWDCI’s expense, any further action (including, without limitation, execution of affidavits and other documents) reasonably requested by TWDCI to effect, perfect or confirm TWDCI 's ownership rights as set forth above in this Paragraph 12.
12. General Release.
By entering the Contest, you (and, if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardian) indemnify TWDCI, participating sponsor’s and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies (collectively, the "Indemnified Parties") from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use any Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
13. Use of Winner's Name, Likeness, etc.
Except where prohibited by law, entry into the contest constitutes permission to use winners' name, address, likeness, video recording in relation to participation in the Prize and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any prize, winners may be required to execute consent to the use of their name, address, likeness and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation. The awarding of the Prize shall be subject to the parent/legal guardian executing such releases
14. Affidavit & Release.
As a condition of being awarded any prize, winners will be required to execute and deliver to TWDCI a signed affidavit of eligibility and acceptance of these Terms & Conditions and release in a manner as required by TWDCI.
TWDCI has the sole right to suspend, postpone, cease, close or terminate this Contest at any given point of time at its sole option and discretion.
16. Copyright Notice.
The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyrighted by TWDCI. All rights reserved.
The Contest and these Terms & Conditions will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of India. Entrants agree to be bound by these Terms & Conditions and by the decisions of TWDCI, which are final and binding in all respects. TWDCI reserves the right to change these Terms & Conditions at any time, in its sole discretion, and to suspend or cancel the Contest or any entrant's participation in the Contest should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond TWDCI’s control affect the administration, security or proper play of the Contest or TWDCI otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the Contest as planned. Entrants who violate these Terms & Conditions, tamper with the operation of the Contest or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to TWDCI, the Contest or any other entrant (in each case as determined in TWDCI 's sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Contest. TWDCI reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the Contest. If you have any questions about these Terms & Conditions or the Contest, please visit www.disney.in
18. Dispute Resolution.
These Terms & Conditions (and any dispute, difference, proceedings or claim of whatever nature arising out of or in connection with these Terms & Conditions) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of India and shall be subject the exclusive jurisdiction of the Bombay High Court.
1 Subject to change at sole option and discretion of Disney
None of the above paragraphs limits any other.