SIRONA BECOME A STAR VIDEO CONTEST
OFFICIAL RULES - NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING
Sirona is proud to offer the Become a Star Video Contest!
HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. This Become a Star Video Contest (“Contest”) begins at 10:00 AM on July 1, 2016 and ends at 11:59 PM on November 30, 2016 (“Entry Period”). You may enter this Contest by creating your video entry and submitting your entry to www.sirona3d.com/videocontest. This Contest is run by DENTSPLY SIRONA (“Sponsor”)
ELIGIBILITY: This Contest is open only to persons who are 18 years of age as of July 1st, 2016, who are employed by or own a dental practice located in Illinois, Wisconsin, Minnesota, North Dakota, South Dakota, Iowa, Nebraska, Kansas or Missouri that owns a Sirona 3D CBCT product and who are legal residents of the contiguous United States and the District of Columbia. Void in all other states and territories, including Puerto Rico, and where prohibited. These Official Rules and can be found at www.sirona3d/videocontestrules. Employees, their immediate families, and household members (whether related or not), of Sponsor, Hightail, Inc. and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising, judging, and promotion agencies, and the respective employees of each (collectively “Sponsor Parties”) are not eligible. This Contest is subject to all United States federal, state, and local laws. Sponsor reserves right to verify the eligibility qualifications of any winner.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: An eligible entrant may enter by creating your video entry and submitting your video at www.sirona3d.com/videocontest. Videos should be less than 1.0 GB in size, filmed in landscape mode, and submissions must include contact name, practice name, practice address, phone, number, and email address. The video you submit must be a video you have taken yourself. Multiple entries may be submitted per person but you may not use any automated system to create or submit your entry and such entries may be disqualified. Entries will be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account submitted with the entry. Incomplete, illegible, or incorrect entries are void. Neither Sponsor, nor Sponsor Parties, assumes any responsibility for late, lost, illegible, or misdirected entries. Any entrant that provides materially false information shall be disqualified. By entering, entrants accept and agree to these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements. All entries become the property of Sponsor. The maximum cost of entering depends upon any materials purchased by an entrant to complete his/her entry. To be considered, the video must: (1) be original; (2) be solely created by the entrant; (3) not have been submitted in another contest or won previous awards; and (4) not infringe the rights of any third party.
PRIZE: There will be one (1) Grand Prize winner who will receive a dinner for the winning office team at a local restaurant of their choice (ARV: $1,000). The second through fifth place winners will each receive a $50 Starbucks Gift Card and the sixth through tenth place winners will receive a $25 Starbuck Gift Card. Any federal, state, and local taxes and any duties on a prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Prizes are non-transferable. No substitution or transfer of prizes permitted except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the prize should become unavailable for any reason. If the prize is not claimed by September 31, 2016, returned undeliverable or if for any other reason the prize cannot be awarded, the prize will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner.
DETERMINATION OF WINNER: Initially, all entries will be reviewed and approved by Sponsor to make sure the requirements in these Official Rules are met. Sponsor reserves the right to discard any inappropriate or incomplete entries. Staff of Sponsor will choose the videos based on the following criteria: Originality (33%); Content (34%) and Excitement Generated (33%). The video with the highest percentage will be the Grand Prize winner. The Second through Tenth Place Winners will be those entrants who have the 2nd through 10th highest percentages. Grand Prize Winner and the other winners will be determined on or about December 12, 2016. In the event of a tie, the winner will be selected by Sponsor’s qualified judges based on the Creativity criteria. Sponsor will notify winners by email, mail or telephone, beginning on or about December 13, 2016. The odds of winning depend on the number of entries received. Sponsor is not responsible for any changes to the winner’s account information which may interfere with winner notification. It is your sole responsibility to notify Sponsor in writing if you change your email address or any other entry information at any time during the Entry Period. To qualify for a prize, the entrant may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Consent to Publicity, Liability Waiver, and federal and state tax release, all of which must be executed and returned within 14 days of the issuance of notification or such other date set forth in the notification by Sponsors. Failure to comply with all instructions in the prize notification, or if prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, may result in disqualification of the entry and the selection of an alternate winner.
By entering this Contest, you, hereby certify that you have complied with all the rules of this Contest and that you have committed no fraud or deception in entering this Contest or in claiming any prize. Entries must be original, made entirely by the entrant and may not contain the intellectual property of another party, including trademarks or copyrights. Your use, and the Sponsor’s and Sponsor Party’s use, of your entry must not violate the intellectual property, proprietary, privacy or other rights of another party, including all rights of persons and owners of property appearing therein. Your entry must not have been used in commerce or entered into any other competition. Your entry may not be offensive or defamatory, as determined by the judges, in the judges’ sole discretion. By entering this Contest you grant Sponsor Parties the right to print, publish, broadcast, and use universe-wide in any media now known or later developed at any time or times, your name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, and biographical information for any purpose, including for advertising and promotional purposes without additional consideration, except where prohibited by law. By entering this Contest you irrevocably assign and transfer to Sponsor all rights and ownership in your entry, including the right to use, edit, adapt, modify, copyright, publish and use any or all of your entry(ies) for any purpose without compensation, and without territorial, time, use or other restrictions, and for any and all purposes, including advertisements, in any and all media now known hereafter to become known worldwide without further compensation to you or any other person or entity. You hereby waive any and all moral or similar rights you may have in and to the entry(ies). The Sponsor or Sponsor Parties may, but shall not be obligated to, mass produce, sell, distribute or publish your entry(ies) in a circular, flyer, pamphlet, catalog or the like.
RELEASE: By entering the Contest or accepting any prize, each entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and agrees that Sponsor Parties, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be held harmless by, the entrant for any and all liability for any injury, loss, or damage of any kind to persons, including death, and property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the prize or participation in this Contest or participation in any contest or prize related activity. Sponsor Parties disclaim all warranties and the selected winner waives all warranties, express or implied, including implied warranties of merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. Each entrant agrees to release, indemnify and hold Sponsor Parties, their parent companies, their agents and affiliates harmless from and against any and all claims of liability, loss or damage, judgments, costs and expenses (including reasonable attorney’s fees and attorney’s disbursements) arising out of or incurred in connection with their participation in this Contest or the acceptance or use/misuse of any prize awarded by Sponsor.
THIS PROMOTION IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, STARBUCKS OR APPLE. YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO THE SPONSORS AND NOT TO STARBUCKS OR APPLE.
GENERAL: Sponsor(s) is not responsible or liable for any events beyond its control, which may cause this Contest to be stopped, including any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, nor is it responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error, filtering or traffic congestion on the internet or at any web site, insufficient space in an entrant’s account to receive messages or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this giveaway or downloading any materials in this Contest. If, for any reason, this Contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including due to tampering, unauthorized intervention, typographical errors, technical failures, fraud, low participation, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Contest. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of this Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. ANY ACT OR ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ACT OR ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ACT OR ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Whenever used, the word “including” and its syntactical variants shall be deemed followed by the words “without limitation.”
CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION: All applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. This Contest and all matters, issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants, winner, and Sponsor in connection with this Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania of the United States, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania or any other jurisdiction), which might otherwise cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Any action seeking legal or equitable relief arising out of or relating to the Contest or these Official Rules shall be brought only in the courts of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
SPONSOR AND WHO WON: The Sponsor of this Contest is Dentsply Sirona, 3030 47th Avenue, Suite 500, Long Island City, NY 11101. To find out who won this Contest, check www.sirona3d.com/videocontestwinners or send a self-addressed stamped envelope to the address above, attention Marketing Department. Requests received after January 31, 2017 will not be honored.