VinylSidingZone.com America’s Best Siding Makeover Photo Contest
Introduction: These are the rules of Vinylsidingzone.com’s photo contest (the “Contest.”). Vinylsidingzone.com is owned and operated by QuinStreet, Inc. (“QuinStreet” or “Sponsor”).
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. CONTEST VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
Eligibility: Entrants must be the owners or contractors working on the house projects featured in the photos submitted. Entrants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of entry, legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia. Void in Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law or regulation. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Any entries not eligible for any reason will be disqualified from receiving any award. Any entrant that is provided an award and is later determined to have been ineligible, will be required to return such award of monetary or material value within 7 days upon notification of disqualification and ineligibility. Employees of QuinStreet and its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, agents, and their immediate family (defined as parents, spouse, children, siblings, grandparents), and all those with whom such employees are domiciled, are NOT eligible to participate in the Contest.
To enter: Entrant enters by going to the Contest registration page located at http://www.vinylsidingzone.com/siding-makeover/ and completing the entry registration form with requested details and photos of the home project, including the homeowner name; and the contractor name, website, address, company logo and email address and telephone number, between 12:00 am PDT on May 14, 2012 and 9:00 am PDT on June 15, 2012. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, misdirected and postage due entries. Such entries are not eligible and will be disqualified. Any reproduced entries are not eligible and will be disqualified. Entrant must have the right/permission to submit any and all photos or content submitted. No limit to the number of entries per entrant. Entrant must have an email address to enter the Contest and can only submit entries by email.
Award: From May 21, 2012 through June 18, 2012, Vinylsidingzone.com will award four (4) weekly prizes and one (1) grand prize to a contractor and four (4) weekly prizes and one (1) grand prize to a homeowner (for a total of 10 prizes), as follows:
- Each week, the homeowner and contractor associated with the home project receiving the most unique votes within that week will receive:
- Contractor: the right to display the Vinylsidingzone.com “finalist badge” on the contractor’s website or blog
- Homeowner: a $50 gift card.
Voting period for weekly prizes ends at 5:00 pm PDT on Fridays of each week.
- The grand prizes for the contractor and homeowner of the winning entry overall will receive:
- Contractor: the title, “America’s Best Siding Contractor” on VinylSidingZone.com and a badge for use in his/her website and marketing materials.
- Homeowner: a $250 gift card.
Voting period for grand prizes ends at 5:00 pm PDT on June 15, 2012.
- Each entrant may only win one weekly prize; all weekly prize winners are eligible to win the Grand prize.
Voters may vote for an unlimited number of entries, but may only vote once a day for a particular entry. All federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses not specifically stated herein as being awarded are the award recipient’s sole responsibility. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of prize will be issued except that QuinStreet may substitute a prize with one of equal or greater value, at its sole discretion. Odds of receiving an award depend on number of eligible entries received.
Award Notification: Weekly award recipients will be notified by e-mail, phone or by mail on the Monday of each week beginning May 21, 2012 (and Tuesday the week of May 28, Memorial Day weekend) and the grand prize winners will be notified by e-mail, phone or by mail on June 18, 2012. The award recipient must respond to his or her notification within 7 days of receipt or he or she will be disqualified. Noncompliance with the foregoing, these official rules, Sponsor’s inability to contact a potential award recipient within the specified time period or prize notification returned as non-deliverable, may result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s discretion, a runner-up may be given the award instead. Award recipients must be ready to comply with VinylSidingZone.com’s marketing efforts, including but not limited to interviews, quotes in articles, etc.
By accepting any award, the recipient grants QuinStreet and its designees the right to use his/her name, city and state of residence, likeness and biographical information in any and all media for any purposes throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notice or permission, unless prohibited by law.
Limitation of Liability: QuinStreet and its affiliates will not be responsible for late, lost, stolen, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, or illegible entries; or entries that are lost due to computer, Internet, or electronic malfunction. QuinStreet reserves the right to cancel or modify the Giveaway and award the prize through an alternate means if fraud or technical failure compromises the integrity of the Giveaway, as determined by it in its sole discretion. Entrants agree that QuinStreet, its promotion partners, affiliates, agencies, and their respective employees or officers shall not be liable for injury, losses, damages, or costs of any kind resulting from participation in this Contest or acceptance of or use or misuse of an award or parts thereof. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an electronic entry, the entry will be deemed to be submitted by the person in whose name the e-mail account is registered.
Governing Law; Venue: This Contest will be governed by the laws of the State of California without reference to its choice of law principles. The entrants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the state courts located in San Mateo County in the State of California and the federal courts located in the Northern District of California, with respect to disputes hereunder.
Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Contest is QuinStreet, Inc. Sponsor may be contacted at email@example.com or by regular mail to Vinlysidingzone.com c/o QuinStreet, Inc., 950 Tower Lane, 6th Floor, CA 94404.