Official Competition Terms, Rules and Regulations
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND BY ENTRANTS IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS COMPETITION. MANY WILL ENTER; ONE WILL WIN., ENTRANCE OPEN ONLY TO ALL GENDERS, RACES, SHAPES AND SIZES AGE 18 AND OVER. VOID IN TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Myssfit Magazine LLC Cover Model (“Competition”) is sponsored by Tattly.com, Electricbubblegumshop.com and Shopdirtyceleb.com (“Sponsor”).
Entrants must be 18 years of age or older, void where prohibited by law. Employees and agents of Myssfit Magazine LLC Cover Model and its affiliates and/or subsidiaries (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), are ineligible to participate. Note: It is not required for a model to reside or hold legal residence in the state or country they are representing. It is encouraged that models enter to represent their home state/country, state/country of current residency, or state/country of temporary residency; but they may instead opt to represent any other state or country of their choosing, based on area saturation at time of acceptance into the competition.
All entries must be received by September 30th 2019 Creative Team (“Judging Panel”) will do a preliminary screening of all entries for compliance with the rules and adherence to the judging criteria as well as hand-selecting models that will be eligible to enter the public voting phase.
Limit one (1) entry per person for the entire Competition Period. Entries, including photographs, become property of the magazine. Submit completed entry and photo using the entry form at www.myssfit.com. Entries received by any other means will not be eligible for the Competition. Myssfit Magazine LLC is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, or misdirected entries.
3. How to enter
No purchase, entry fee, payment, or proof of purchase necessary to participate. During the registration period, you may visit myssfit.com to complete and submit your entry form. An entry will not be accepted unless the Entrant acknowledges that she/she/they accept and agrees to be bound by all Competition rules. 1 Entrant comprises of a creative team of the Model and Photographer. Neither of which may submit more than once. In addition to completing the official entry form, each Entrant must submit at least two (2) digital photographs. Photos submitted should not include any promotional logo and/or trademarked/copyrighted images/text. Photos submitted must not infringe on third-party rights and must be suitable for publication. Photos should not contain obscene or otherwise offensive content. Photographs that include more than one individual or otherwise do not conform to the specifications described above will not be accepted, and the entries to which such photographs relate will not be eligible for inclusion in the Competition. Submission of a qualifying entry grants Myssfit Magazine LLC and its agents the right to publish, use, adapt, edit, and/or modify such entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation and without consideration to Entrant. Submission of an entry further constitutes Entrant’s consent to irrevocably assign and transfer to Sponsor any and all rights, title, and interest in the entry, including, without limitation, all copyrights reserved.
4. Competition period
PUBLIC VOTING (BEGINS OCTOBER 1ST AND ENDS OCTOBER 30TH) www.myssfit.com/votenow.
5. Public voting
During the Competition, anyone voting may cast one vote per entrant every 12 hours. Qualifying votes shall only be cast in accordance with the instructions as listed in the competition terms and conditions. At the end of the competition, all timestamps, emails, IP addresses, names will be reviewed to ensure no spam, fake, throwaway, duplicate votes were received which is considered cheating and automatic disqualification of the entrant. The winning Entrant(s) of the Competition will be determined based upon the number of qualifying votes received, with those receiving the highest number of qualifying votes deemed the winner(s). NOTE: IT IS NOT NECESSARY FOR ANY ENTRANT TO PAY AN ENTRY FEE, CAST A VOTE, OR TENDER A PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IN ORDER TO ENTER OR WIN THIS COMPETITION. “Bot” activity or any kind of robotic or automated voting mechanism is not an acceptable form of voting. If this type of false voting is detected by our server, the associated IP address will be banned from voting in future contests and but not limited to sweepstakes. We are NOT affiliated with anyone who sells votes. Votes purchased from outside parties will cause immediate disqualification of the entrant. 'Myssfit Magazine LLC reserves the right to disqualify entrants suspected in partaking in this type of activity, or any other voting activity we deem unfair.
By entering, Entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Competition, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, and Entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state, and local courts located in Lorain County, Ohio. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual: (a) acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be in violation of these Official Rules; or (b) acting in any manner deemed by Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike, disruptive, and/or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person.
ENTRANTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO CAST VOTES FOR THEMSELVES MORE THAN ONCE A DAY, MODELS CAUGHT UTILIZING MULTIPLE EMAILS AND CASTING PAID VOTES FOR THEMSELVES MAY BE SUBJECT TO IMMEDIATE DISQUALIFICATION.
“Bot” activity or ANY automated or mechanical methods are NOT an acceptable form of voting. If this type of false voting is detected by our software, the associated IP address will be banned from voting. Myssfit Magazine LLC Cover Model Reserves the right to disqualify entrants suspected in partaking in this type of activity, or any other voting activity we deem unfair. ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE COMPETITION IS IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Winner will be selected by public voting and is not subject to random chance. One (1) Entrant (consisting of the Photographer and Model) will be selected to be featured on the cover of Myssfit Magazine. The winning Entrant will receive 2 copies of the November 2019 Issue and such other prizes donated by our Sponsors. By agreeing to appear as the winning Entrant, the winning Entrant consents to the use of their name, photos, and/or likenesses for advertising and trade purposes in connection with Myssfit Magazine LLC Cover Model, in any and all media known or hereinafter invented without territorial or time limitations and without additional compensation, except where prohibited. By accepting prize, the winner acknowledges compliance with these Official Rules. To the extent that any federal and/or state income or other taxes apply to the value of the prize(s) and/or award(s) provided to the winning Entrant, the winning Entrant shall be solely responsible for the reporting and payment of such taxes.
8. All entrants will still have the choice to appear with their photos in the November issue that includes their biography, contact information in the front pages of the special edition November 2019 issue.
9. Verification of winner
Potential winners will be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, a liability/publicity release, and other documents (“Prize Claim Documents”), as may be required or permitted by law. If any potential winner fails or refuses to sign and return all Prize Claim Documents within fourteen (14) days of prize notifications sent, the winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be determined/selected. Sponsor is not responsible for any change in address of Entrants.
Competition is governed by the laws of the State of Ohio, with venue in Lorain County, Ohio, and all claims must be resolved in the local, state, or federal courts of Lorain County, Ohio. By entering this Competition, participants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Competition Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final in all matters related to the Competition. Promotion Entities also reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Competition. This Competition is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. By participating in the Competition, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judging organization and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Competition or these Official Rules. Winner and participants also agree to release, discharge, indemnify, and hold harmless the Promotion Entities, and the officers, employees, contractors, and agents of each, from and against any claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse, use, loss, or misdirection of any prize, or participation in any Competition-related activity or participation in this Competition, or any other error in the offering or announcement of any prize and hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; all causes of action arising out of or connected with this promotion, or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, or misdirected entries. If you are selected as the winner, your information may also be included in a publicly available winner’s list.
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