Giveaway Rules & Disclosures
The contests or giveaways featured on this blog are intended to be fun and promotional in nature and will differ depending on what a sponsor or 3rd party would like to see in the giveaway posting. This mainly applies to earning entries, various social media shares, etc. It is imperative that you make every effort to always read the rules and disclosures with the giveaway you are entering.
GIVEAWAY BEGINS ON 11/01/2015 AND ENDS ON 11/30/15. NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
1. ELIGIBILITY. Beauty Blogger Reviews (hereinafter “Beauty Blogger Reviews”) Monthly Beauty Blog Giveaway (hereafter “Giveaway”) is open tinternationally to those who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. In addition, the following individuals are not eligible to participate or win a prize: (a) employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of Ashley Elizabeth (“Excluded Individuals”); (b) the immediate family members (mother, father, sister, brother, child, husband, wife, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) of Excluded Individuals. Void where prohibited by law; all applicable federal, state, and local laws apply. If a winner is at least 18, but still considered a minor in his or her jurisdiction of residence, Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right to award the prize to the winner’s parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
2. GIVEAWAY PERIOD. The Contest begins 12:00 am Eastern Time on November 1, 2015 and ends 12:00 pm Eastern Time on November 31, 2015 (hereafter, “Promotion Period”).
3. HOW TO ENTER. No purchase is necessary to enter. By the deadline, contestants have multiple ways to enter, detailed above. These ways to enter include following on twitter, tweeting particular tweets, etc. Contestants will be responsible for entering their giveaway entries through the rafflecopter application above.
4. PRIZES. Ashley Elizabeth will give away a one (1) NuMe Reverse Curling Iron, valued at $139.00/each to one individual winner with a total giveaway value of $139.00, (Sponsored by NuMe). Any cost or expense associated with the acceptance or use of the prize not specified herein as being awarded, including, but not limited to, federal, state, or local taxes, are winner’s sole responsibility. Limit one Prize per household. All prize details are at the sole discretion of Ashley Elizabeth. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption, or substitution of prize is permitted, except by Ashley Elizabeth, who reserves the right to substitute the prize with one of comparable or greater value.
5. ESTIMATED ODDS OF WINNING. The odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. All Prizes will be awarded.
6. HOW WINNERS ARE SELECTED. Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing from those who correctly enter the Giveaway during the Promotion Period. The drawing will be held December 1, 2015. One (1) winners will be drawn. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and to the decisions of Ashley Elizabeth, which will be final and binding in all respects. Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right (but is not obligated) to verify eligibility qualifications of the potential winner. The winner may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release. Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void any entries of entrants in violation of these Official Rules or believed to have attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness, or proper play of this Giveaway.
7. HOW WINNERS ARE NOTIFIED. The winner of the drawing will be notified by e-mail. Winners will have 48 hours to respond. Failure to respond within the allotted time will result in forfeiting the prize and another winner will be chosen. Non-compliance with these Official Rules, the inability to contact a potential winner within 48 hours of attempted notification, or return of prize notification as non-deliverable, may result in disqualification of winner and—at the discretion of Ashley Elizabeth—awarding of the prize to an alternate winner.
8. WINNERS’ NAMES. Ashley Elizabeth will post the winner’s first name, last initial, and/or twitter handle on the blog, various social media sites, media kits and promotional blog uses.
9. HOW ASHLEY ELIZABETH USES ENTRIES. By entering, entrants agree: (1) that Ashley Elizabeth will contact winners by e-mail and will post the names of winners on various social media sites; (2) that Ashley Elizabeth may contact entrants in the future regarding Ashley Elizabeth blog promotions or offers; (3) that Ashley Elizabeth will have any liability will be held harmless by entrant for any claim, action, liability, loss, injury, or damage to entrant or any other person or entity, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to entrant or any other person or damage to personal or real property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize; (4) that entrants waive all rights to claim from Ashley Elizabeth any punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, attorneys’ fees, or any damages; (5) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Ashley Elizabeth, which are final and binding on all matters relating to the Giveaway; and (6) to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error in these Official Rules or the Giveaway itself.
10. DISCLAIMER. Ashley Elizabeth is not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, delayed, garbled, inaccurate, postage due or undelivered mail, or for telephonic, human, or computer failures, interruptions in service due to system upgrades, repairs, modifications, or other causes, failures or malfunctions of connections, satellite, network, cable, Internet Service Provider (ISP), phones, phone lines or telephone systems, traffic congestion on the internet, technical or mechanical malfunctions, or other malfunctions or errors, whether caused by equipment, programming, human error or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Giveaway, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Giveaway, the processing of entries or mail or the announcement, delivery or use of the prizes, or for any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Giveaway, or for printing, typographical, computer, network, electronic, mechanical, human or other errors appearing in these Official Rules or other Giveaway -related materials.
If a winner’s package is returned for any reason, the winner will be responsible for the second shipping charges, paid via paypal before package will be re-shipped. (Receipt will be supplied.) If fees are not collected within seven (7) days of notification will result in forfeiting the prize and another winner will be chosen.
Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Giveaway is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right to seek damages (including attorneys’ fees) and other remedies from any such person responsible for the attempt to the fullest extent permitted by law. Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrants whom is believed to have attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Giveaway or is in violation of these Official Rules and void all associated entries.
11. RIGHT TO CANCEL THE GIVEAWAY. If for any reason this Giveaway is not capable of being run or implemented as planned (as determined by Ashley Elizabeth in its sole discretion), including, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, computer viruses or bugs, or any other cause of any kind, which, in Ashley Elizabeth’s sole judgment, any cause whatsoever is likely to or actually corrupts, impairs or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Giveaway (including, but not limited to, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other cause of any kind), then Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend all or any part of the Giveaway or to disqualify any implicated entrant and any associated entries. In the event of cancellation or termination, Ashley Elizabeth reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to pick the winner in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the event or action warranting such cancellation or termination. In the event this Giveaway is cancelled prior to the stated end date, a notice will be posted at the blog website.
12. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Giveaway 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 Georgia. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsors in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the state of Georgia, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the state of Georgia or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of Georgia.
13. UNFORSEEN CIRCUMSTANCES. The failure of Ashley Elizabeth to comply with any provision of these Official Rules due to an act of God, hurricane, war, fire, riot, earthquake, terrorism, act of public enemies, action of governmental authorities, or any force majeure event or event outside the control of Ashley Elizabeth will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.