The Kerrits Junior Designer Contest for The United States Pony Clubs, Inc. Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
Contest Summary: One junior designer will win custom riding tights and riding tee shirt. (“Contest”).
Entry Forms: Entry Forms and Parental Consent Forms may be obtained from www.kerrits.com between July 13, 2020 – August 31, 2020 (“Entry Period”).
Eligibility: Open to current members of the United States Pony Clubs, Inc. who are age 23 or under at the time of entry. Employees of Kerrits (Sponsor) and the United States Pony Clubs, Inc., or their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and vendors or suppliers (collectively, “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household as Employees are not eligible to enter. Void where prohibited.
How to Enter: Submit your completed Entry Form with your design (“Design”) and your name, your postal address and phone number and the signed Parental Consent Form (“Entry”) and mail to Kerrits at P.O. Box 345, Bingen, WA, 98605. One (1) Entry per person. To be eligible entries must be postmarked by August 31, 2020 and received no later than September 8, 2020.
Requirements of Entry: Your Design must be created solely by you and be original and not copied from any other work and your Design should not contain any third party trademarks, trade names, brands or logos or otherwise violate the rights of any third party, other than the trademarked logos of The United States Pony Clubs, Inc.
Grant of License: By entering, you (and your parent/legal guardian on your behalf if you are a Minor) (“Entrant”) grant Kerrits the perpetual, fully-paid, irrevocable, non-exclusive license to reproduce, distribute, license, display, or otherwise use throughout the world your Design in any manner for any purpose, including advertising for Kerrits or others without further consent or payment to you or any other person or entity. Entrant will hold Released Parties harmless from any claim by any third party relating to any rights in your Design. You will also waive all moral rights in and to your Design in favor of the Kerrits (and anyone authorized by the Kerrits to use such Design).
Agreement to Official Rules: By participating, the Entrant agrees to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Official Rules, and represents and warrants that Entrant meets the eligibility requirements. In addition, Entrant agrees to accept the decision of Kerrits and the United State Pony Clubs, Inc. as final and binding as it relates to all aspects of this Contest, including the results and prizes.
Winner Selection: Entries will be judged by Kerrits and the United States Pony Clubs, Inc. from among all Designs submitted from an individual Pony Club Member. Designs will be judged on the following: (1) production value (2) appeal (3) originality (4) merchantability (“Judging Criteria”). In the event of a tie, the tying Entries will be re-judged based on merchantability.
Winner Notification: Selected winner will be notified on or about October 1, 2020 via the phone number and/or postal address they provided on their Entry and will be required to execute a declaration of eligibility and release (“Release”) within 14 days of the date on the Release to be eligible to be awarded the prize. If a selected winner is a minor as determined by the laws of the jurisdiction in which s/he resides (“Minor’), the Minor’s parent or legal guardian will be required to sign the Release on the Minor’s behalf. If a selected prize winner does not respond to the winner notification and does not return the executed Release within 14 days of the date on the Release, or if an entrant is otherwise found to be ineligible, or does not provide required information, or if the selected winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, the selected prize winner will forfeit the prize and the next runner up will be selected. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited by law) to use each winner’s name, city and state, province or country where winner is located and likeness for promotional purposes without further compensation.
Prizes: One winner will be awarded a pair of riding tights and a riding tee shirt based on the winner’s Design, as interpreted and created in the sole discretion of Kerrits. Approximate retail value of the riding pants without a custom design is $59-$89 USD and approximate retail value of the riding tee without a custom design is $25-$30 USD for a total outfit value of approximately $84-$119 USD. Winners are responsible for any taxes on prize. No substitution or cash equivalent permitted, except by Sponsor. Prize is non-transferrable. Conditions: Entrants agree to the Official Rules and the decisions of Kerrits and the United States Pony Clubs, Inc., which are final and binding. Entrants release, defend and hold harmless Kerrits and the United States Pony Clubs, Inc. (“Released Parties”), from any and all liability whatsoever arising out of Entrant’s participation or use of a prize. The Sponsor is not responsible for any error in the printing of the offer or in the event they are prevented from continuing the Contest by any event beyond its control. The Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible entries or delay, error or interruption in transmission of entries. The failure of Sponsor to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, severe weather, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, actions of governmental authorities outside of the control of Sponsor (excepting compliance with applicable codes and regulations), or other “force majeure” event will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entry or terminate the Contest and/or Entries received prior to termination if the Contest becomes technically corrupted. Subject to applicable law, if there are not enough qualified entries to qualify, Sponsor reserves the right not to award the prize. In the event of any complaint alleging a violation of any third party right relating to a Design, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Entry. By participating, Entrant acknowledges that Kerrits does not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas that might be contained in a Design. Any and all claims in connection with the Contest must be brought in a court within the State of Delaware and all disputes will be governed by the laws of the State of Delaware and shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.
Winner List: For the names of the winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Kerrits at the address above no later than October 31, 2020.
Sponsor: Kerrits Activewear, LLC, PO Box 345 Bingen, WA 98065.
IMPORTANT NOTE REGARDING MINORS: Sponsor reserves the right, in its discretion, on a random audit basis to contact a Minor’s parent/legal guardian for the purposes of verifying his/her: (i) agreement to be legally bound by these Official Rules on the Minor’s behalf; (ii) consent to the Minor’s participation in this contest; and/or (iii) consent to the collection of the Minor’s personal information. Failure of a Minor’s parent/legal guardian to complete any such required verification to the complete satisfaction of Sponsor within the timeline specified by Sponsor may result in disqualification of the Minor.