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Eligibility: The Walmart Beauty Box Ratings & Reviews Contest ("Contest") is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are above the age of majority at the time of entry. Employees of Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., and its related companies, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, contest, fulfillment and marketing agencies (collectively, "Promotion Entities"), their immediate families (parent, child, siblings and spouse, regardless of where they reside), and persons living in the same households as such individuals (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in the Contest. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside the 50 United States and the District of Columbia,, and wherever else prohibited by law.
Sponsor: Wal-Mart.com USA, LLC, 850 Cherry Ave., San Bruno, CA 94066 ("Sponsor").
Agreement to Official Rules: By participating in the Contest, entrant agrees to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest. Whether an entrant receives a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Timing: The Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on December 7, 2016 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on March 7, 2017 ("Contest Period"). Potential winners will be selected at the end of the Contest Period on or about March 7 at 11:59 p.m. PT. The Sponsor's computer, or that of its designee, is the official time-keeping device in the Contest.
Entries generated by script, macro, or other automated means are void. All entries discovered to have been submitted by the same individual using multiple accounts or e-mail addresses will be disqualified. All entries submitted in accordance with these Official Rules shall be collectively hereinafter referred to as "Eligible Entries." In case of dispute, entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet Access Provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
By entering the Contest, entrants represent and warrant that their entries are their own original work and, as such, they are the sole and exclusive owner and rights holder of the submitted entry and that they have the right to submit the entry in the Contest and grant all required licenses and assignments. Each entrant agrees not to submit any entry that infringes any third party proprietary rights, intellectual property rights, industrial property rights, personal or moral rights or any other rights, including without limitation, copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, privacy, publicity, and confidentiality obligations. Entrants also represent and warrant that they have not previously submitted their entry as an entry in another contest, promotion, competition, or similar activity.
Entry Requirements: Reviews do not need to be positive; however, the review must focus on the product and the experience with using it and should provide specific details on what you did or did not like about the product. Review must be in English. Incomplete or duplicate entries are void.
Ineligible entries include responses that are unresponsive, as well as those that are, in whole or in part, (i) threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, hateful, embarrassing to another person or entity, deceptive, obscene, invasive of another's privacy, tortious, or contains racial slurs; (ii) contain advertisements, spam, references to other products, offers, websites, competitors; (iii) contain explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of, sexual acts; (iv) contain email addresses, phone numbers, links to websites, physical addresses or other forms of contact information; or (v) are not within the spirit of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in Sponsor's sole discretion ("Entry Requirements"). Sponsor reserves the right to delete entries that do not comply with the Entry Requirements.
Ownership and Use Of Entries: ALL ENTRIES (BOTH WINNING AND NON-WINNING) BECOME THE SOLE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR. Sponsor reserves all rights, including the right to edit, publish, use, display, adapt, modify, or dispose of any entries including without limitation product reviews, proper names, likenesses, photographs, and/or city/states for advertising and promotional purposes in all media now or hereinafter existing (including and without limitation, the Internet) without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Submission further constitutes entrant's assignment and transfer to Sponsor of any and all rights, title and interest in the entry, without limitation, including all copyrights and trademark rights and waiver of all moral rights. Entrant warrants and represents that their entry is original and does not infringe the rights of any third party and hereby agrees not to instigate, support, maintain or authorize any action, claim or lawsuit against Sponsor or its affiliates, or any other person, on the grounds that any use of the entry, or any derivative works infringe any of entrant's rights as creator of the entry, including, without limitation, trademark rights, copyrights and moral rights or "droit moral." All elements of all entries, including all United States and all other intellectual property rights in the entries, shall be owned exclusively by Sponsor. Nothing herein shall constitute an employment, joint venture, or partnership relationship between entrant and Sponsor. In no way is entrant to be construed as the agent or to be acting as the agent of Sponsor in any respect.
Winner Determination: Within five (5) business days following the conclusion of Contest Period, five (5) potential winners will be selected from among all Eligible Entries by a panel of judges chosen by Sponsor or its designee. The potential winners will be selected based on the following criteria, all weighted equally: (i) originality; (ii) helpfulness of the review to other customers; and (iii) thoroughness of review. The potential winners will be chosen at the sole discretion of the judges and the judges' decisions are final and binding. Sponsor will contact potential winners via e-mail or telephone to provide information on how to collect the prize. Failure to respond to the contact within the time provided in such notification or failure to accept the prize may result in the selection of an alternate potential winner based upon the entry receiving the next highest score from the judges. Unless otherwise stated in the prize notification, prizes will be fulfilled within eight (8) weeks following the end of the Contest Period. The odds of winning the Contest depend on the number of Eligible Entries received and the skill of the entrants.
Prize: Five (5) prizes consisting of a $50 Walmart Gift Card will be awarded at the end of the three month Entry Period. Total aggregate value of all gift cards to be awarded is $250. No substitutions may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or component thereof) with another prize (or component thereof) of comparable or greater value if the prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per person. Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local and income taxes associated with winning prize. Use of gift cards is subject to all terms and conditions available at:http://help.walmart.com/app/answers/detail/a_id/57/~/gift-card-terms-and-conditions. Gift cards that are lost, stolen, defaced or used without permission will not be replaced.
Release: By participating, entrant agrees to release and hold harmless the Promotion Entities from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
General Conditions: Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor's reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in a disruptive manner.
Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) technical or human error or which may occur in the administration of the Contest or the processing of entries; (4) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged, deleted, illegible, garbled, or stolen entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's Contest entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant's sole remedy is another entry in the Contest, provided that, if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Contest, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to select a winner(s) from among all Eligible Entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the Contest prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, AND EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS CONTEST, INCLUDING THE PRIZE, IS PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Disputes: Except where prohibited, participant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of California. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.
Winner List: For a copy of these Official Rules or for the name of the winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by May 7, 2017 to: Walmart.com Ratings & Review Team, 850 Cherry Avenue (Desk 4.126), San Bruno, CA 94066.