official rules

The T-Shirt Design Competition ("Competition") is sponsored Blindogg Productions (“Sponsor”). This Competition is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the Competition, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Competition, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The Competition is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.

The Competition shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by entering, all participants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions herein.​

This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram or other social media site. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Sponsor. 

ELIGIBILITY
The Competition is open to legal residents of their respective countries where not prohibited by law, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry who have Internet access and a valid e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Competition Period. All entrants to the contest must be aged 18 or over, (or who, if under 18, has obtained the express approval of a parent/guardian) and who has agreed to these rules before participating in the Competition. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Competition will be directed to Sponsor. The Competition is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

SUBMISSIONS

Designs must be wholly original. By submitting a design, you guarantee that you hold original rights to the entire design and all contents contained therein, that it may be printed on t-shirts or other media/merchandise, and that it does not contain any copyright material. All Entries become the property of Sponsor when submitted and will not be returned to entrant. Upon submission of your design, you hereby agree to release the rights to your design to Sponsor for the use of the t-shirt and other promotional items, including, but not limited to: the website, social media and marketing materials. All submissions become property of Sponsor and may be used without Designer's acknowledgement and/or compensation. Designers agree to allow Sponsor will retain the right to change, alter or otherwise modify the design as they see fit.

AGREEMENT TO RULES

By participating, the Designer (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Competition.

COMPETITION PERIOD
The Competition begins at October 18, 2021 12:00am EST and ends at November 30, 2021, 11:59pm EDST. (“Competition Period”). All entries (submissions) must be received during the Competition Period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Competition at their sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost or misdirected submissions.

ERROR CORRECTION

Sponsor reserves the right to correct or change any and all printing, typographical or mechanical errors.


HOW TO ENTER
The Competition must be entered by emailing a print-ready high-resolution design (PDF, JPG, or PNG formats only) to the email address floyd@blindoggproductions.com along with all required information. The submission must fulfill all Competition requirements, as specified, to be eligible to be entered into the Competition. Submissions that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Sponsor. You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission(s) may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Sponsor.

You can enter the Competition by emailing your design to floyd@blindoggproductions.com. Entrants must include their full name, email and mailing address on their entry email to participate in the Competition. After submitting the required information on the entry email, and with proper submission, the entrant will receive one (1) entry into the Competition. 

WINNER SELECTION
All eligible Submissions received during the Competition Period will gathered together for selection. The chosen design will be selected by Sponsor. All decisions are final. The chosen design/winner will be announced on or about December 15, 2021 on or about 3:00pm EDST. Winner will be notified by email within five (5) days following selection of chosen design. Announcement will be sent to the e-mail address supplied on the potential winner’s entry email. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail account for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Competition. Sponsor shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If a potential winner cannot be reached by Sponsor within seven (7) days, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, Sponsor maintains all rights to use the chosen design without Entrant's acknowledgement. Upon the request of the Sponsor, the winner may be required to return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release Form. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Competition is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT SPONSOR'S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE COMPETITION, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

PRIZES

The Winner of the Competition (the “Winner”) will have their design printed on dinner for two at the Golden Lion Café in Flagler Beach (approx. value $60). Prizes are subject to availability and restrictions. All taxes, gratuities and incidental expenses are the sole responsibility of prize winner. These prize components cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer. Prizes cannot be redeemed for cash. Prizes are nontransferable and no substitutions are allowed, except by the Sponsor who reserves the right to award prize of equal or greater value if advertised prize is unavailable. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Sponsor's discretion. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sponsor to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Terms and conditions may apply. Incidental expenses and all other costs and expenses which are not specifically listed as part of a prize in these Official Rules and which may be associated with the award, acceptance, receipt and use of all or any portion of the awarded prize are solely the responsibility of the respective prize winner. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZE IS SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER.

ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS
There is no monetary compensation for any chosen design and Designer agrees to relinquish all rights to Submission to Sponsor. No substitution or cash equivalent is offered. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Competition, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Competition is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Competition, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Competition cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Competition. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect Submissions at issue. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.

INDEMNIFICATION AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

By entering the Competition, You agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Competition and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of Submissions.


BY ENTERING THE COMPETITION, EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, ADMINISTRATOR, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM ANY LIABILITY, DAMAGES, LOSSES OR INJURY RESULTING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THAT ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE COMPETITION AND THE ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE THAT MAY BE WON. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENT, AFFILIATE AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES DO NOT MAKE ANY WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AS TO THE CONDITION, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF THE PRIZE. SPONSOR AND ITS PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AND ALL THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS DISCLAIM ANY LIABILITY FOR DAMAGE TO ANY COMPUTER SYSTEM RESULTING FROM ACCESS TO OR THE DOWNLOAD OF INFORMATION OR MATERIALS CONNECTED WITH THE COMPETITION.

DISPUTES

THIS COMPETITION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND FLORIDA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Competition, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Competition, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Florida having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Competition). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

PUBLICITY
By participating, each entrant grants Sponsor permission to use his/her name, likeness or comments for publicity purposes without payment of additional consideration, except where prohibited by law. 

 

RIGHTS GRANTED BY YOU

By entering Competition (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that Sponsor, anyone acting on behalf of Sponsor, and Sponsor's licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Competition, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Sponsor. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Sponsor from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Sponsor may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.

TERMS AND CONDITIONS

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Competition should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Competition. In such case, Sponsor may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor . Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Competition or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Competition, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple Submissions from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple Submissions from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Competition rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Competition may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

PRIVACY POLICY

Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Sponsor website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here

WINNER'S LIST

To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name (available after winner confirmation is complete) or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Blindogg Productions 10 Audubon Way Flagler Beach FL 32136 USA. Requests must be received no later than October 31, 2021 11:59pm EDST.


COMPETITION SPONSOR
This Competition is sponsored by:
Blindogg Productions, LLC
10 Audubon Way
Flagler Beach, FL 32136

USA

The Competition is hosted by Blindogg Productions is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram or any other social media or marketing agency.

Any questions regarding this Competition should be directed to Blindogg Productions at floyd@blindoggproductions.com

By your entry submission, You, the Designer, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.