Contest Rules and Terms
To provide fair and equal chance of winning to all Steve Soffa Collectors and fans, the following are the official rules for all contests on SteveSoffa.com.
Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older. Employees of Steve Soffa Enterprises ("Sponsor"), Sponsor Partners and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, Sweepstakes and advertising agencies and members of their immediate family (spouse, parent, sibling or child and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of such employees, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. This contest is void where prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Entry in this contest constitutes acceptance of these official contest rules. No purchase necessary to enter or win.
HOW TO ENTER
Visit https://stevesoffa.com/steve-soffa-lifestyle-contest and follow these directions:
- Create posts on your Social Media account(s); Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, or other media, and include; 1) A fun written message; 2) a picture, video, or both; 3) the hashtag #SoffaLifestyle and 4) include @stevesoffa
- Contest ends on August 9th at 12:00 midnight.
Eligibility of individual entries will be at the sole discretion of Steve Soffa Enterprises, for any reason or for no reason, though specific reasons for disqualification may include the use of inappropriate language or visuals. Steve Soffa Enterprises is not responsible for and will not consider incomplete or incorrect entries. Social accounts will be blocked and ineligible if found abusive. Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void.
The contest will begin at noon on July 11, 2018 and ends at midnight EST on August 9, 2018. Winner will be announced live from the Sturgis Rally from all eligible contestants. Winner will be subject to verification and must meet all eligibility requirements before a prize is awarded. Prize winner will be notified by email within 10 days of contest end. If a winner is unreachable for 3 business days after being contacted by Steve Soffa Enterprises, or if that winner is unavailable for prize fulfillment, the potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected from remaining eligible contestants.
Two (2) GRAND PRIZE WINNERS will be awarded based on the following. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received throughout the Contest Period.
One winner, based on overall social media engagement (posts, tweets, retweets, shares, etc.) will receive $500 in Soffa Bucks
One winner, based on most creative promotion (engaging video, images, and verbiage), will receive $500 in Soffa Bucks
The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entrants. Prizes come with the standard factory warranty. No substitutions, cash equivalents, or transfer of the prize is permitted. Prizes will be shipped to winners at no cost. Winners are responsible for the payment of all applicable federal, state and local taxes, fees and duties.
SUBMISSION OF PHOTO, TEXT OR OTHER CONTENT FOR CONTEST
Entries selected for display and to win "best of" contests and any other contests requiring photo, text or other content from the entrants will be judged entirely at the discretion of Steve Soffa.
By submitting any photo or information to Steve Soffa, you hereby grant to Steve Soffa and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees and assigns, an irrevocable, perpetual and royalty-free right to use, reproduce, edit, display, transmit, prepare derivative works of, modify, publish and otherwise make use of the submitted photo or other information in any and all media, whether now known or hereinafter created, throughout the world and for any purpose. In addition to other things, the rights granted to Steve Soffa includes but is not limited to the right to resize, crop, censor, compress, edit, feature, caption, affix logos to, and to otherwise alter or make use of the submitted photo. By submitting any photo or information to Steve Soffa, you hereby represent and warrant that the submitted photo or information does not and shall not infringe on any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party, and you have the right to grant any and all rights and licenses granted to Steve Soffa herein, including but not limited to all necessary rights under copyright, free and clear of any claims or encumbrances.
You acknowledge and agree that Steve Soffa shall have no obligation to post, display or otherwise make publicly available any photo or information submitted by you, and may, in its sole and unfettered discretion, remove, edit, modify or delete any photo or information that you submit to Steve Soffa.
You understand and intend that any photo or information submitted by you to Steve Soffa may be available for viewing, rating, review and comment on by the public, and understand that comments or ratings with which you disagree or are unhappy about may be published or otherwise become associated with any photo or information you submit to Steve Soffa. By submitting any photo or information to Steve Soffa, you hereby waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such photo or information submitted by you to Steve Soffa.
You hereby agree to hold Steve Soffa and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees sponsors and assigns harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on any Steve Soffa site or social media accounts, or any other use authorized under these Terms, of any photo or information submitted to Steve Soffa by you.
Photos or information submitted by you to the Site shall be the property of Steve Soffa, and Steve Soffa shall have no obligation to preserve, return or otherwise make available to you or others any photos or information so submitted.
INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, ETC
This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Facebook, Twitter, or any other social media network.
By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Contest; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and Sweepstakes agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the foregoing (collectively, "Released Parties") from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize (or portion thereof), including any/all travel/activity related thereto; and (c) to the use of his/her name, address (city and state), voice, performance, photograph, image and/or other likeness for programming, advertising, publicity, trade and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so.
In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. Released Parties not responsible for any technical problems, malfunctions of any telephone lines, computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable, destroyed, garbled, postage-due, illegible, inaccurate, delayed or stolen entries or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether typographical, human mechanical, electronic, computer, network, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries or mail, the announcement of the prize or in any Contest-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Contest or winning the prize (and void all associated entries) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that such person is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor's representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend any portion of the Contest for any reason, including should any cause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Contest and, in the event of termination, to determine the potential winner in a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received and combined up to such time of impairment.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
Steve Soffa Enterprises is not responsible for typographical errors in any Contest-related materials or for incomplete or illegible entries. Steve Soffa Enterprises reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if fraud or technical failures compromise the integrity of the contest. By entering, participants hold harmless Steve Soffa Enterprises from any and all liability, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize.
Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Contest, entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Contest), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
CHOICE OF LAW
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Nevada, USA.