2016 Blooming Models Portrait Contest
Official Rules: The following are the official rules of the 2016 Blooming Models Portrait Contest. Parent or legal guardians should read the Official Rules and complete and sign the Entry Form as required. Parent or legal guardian should not rely on any representation or instructions that are inconsistent with the Official Rules.
National Judging: Online Image Posting, Viewing and Voting: All valid contest images will be available for viewing on www.glamourshots.com starting no more than 11 working days after session date until 4/30/2016. Images will be posted only after GSL has received the completed and signed Official Entry form, the before shot and the entry photo of the entrant. Online Voting on contest images will occur between 5/1/16 and 5/15/16. Contest images will be identified by first name, Glamour Shots? store name, city, state and contest age category. GSL is not responsible for delays in entering portraits online. Online voting requires a valid email address and no more than one vote per contest category from each valid email address will be accepted. GSL Inc. will have sole discretion in determining eligibility of voters. Email addresses obtained during the contest may be used by GSL and its affiliates for promotional purposes. Voting is based on appearance only. GSL reserves the right to refuse to post or to remove any contest image, without reimbursement or refund of any session fee or portrait purchase, deemed unsuitable for the contest at their sole discretion. GSL is not responsible for any temporary or extended inability to access the website for any purpose, including voting.
National Winner: National online contest age category winners and grand prize winner will be determined by the quantitative results of the online voting combined with the input from a qualified panel of judges. The decision of the judges is final and contestants will not receive any statistical information regarding the contest. Online contest winners will be announced on or around 06/01/2016 on www.glamourshots.com. Only four winners will be notified, one of which is the Grand Prize Winner. To receive national and grand prize winners? information, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Glamour Shots Licensing, Attn: Advertising, 1300 Metropolitan Ave, Oklahoma City, OK 73108. Available after 6/01/2016.
National Prizes: The national grand prize winner will receive $1,000 Cash and a $1,000 Glamour Shots gift card. Each of the other 3 category winners will receive a mounted 20×24 of their winning image. Grand Prize and Category winners have the possibility of being featured in Glamour Shots advertising materials.
Eligibility: Open only to entrants? ages 0-9 as of 4/10/2016, who are legal residents of the U.S. Employees of Glamour Shots and family members of employees of Glamour Shots are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws apply. Any taxes on prizes are parent/legal guardian sole responsibility. The decision of the judges is final. Incomplete entries will be disqualified.
Miscellaneous: To the fullest extent allowed by law of the state in which the winners reside, the winners? parent/legal guardians grant Glamour Shots? Licensing the right to use their child?s name, voice, photograph and likeness in advertising and promotion of Glamour Shots? without additional payment, notice, consent or authorization. The prize is nontransferable and no substitutions will be permitted.
Winner?s List: National online contest winners will be announced on www.glamourshots.com on or around 06/01/16.
Interpretation: GSL Inc. may interpret these rules at its sole discretion and any interpretations by GSL Inc. are final.
Consent and Release:
The undersigned parent or guardian (?Parent) agrees that the image of his/her dependent (the ?Dependent?) will be submitted as an online contest entry in the 2016 Blooming Models Portrait Contest. The image that Parent selects will appear on line on www.glamourshots.com for contest viewing and voting purposes within 11 business days from the session, starting 2/15/2016 until as late as 05/15/2016. Entrant?s image will be posted only after the GSL has received the completed and signed Official Entry form and the before shot of the entrant. (The voting period may end earlier at the sole discretion of GSL). Online contest entry will be identified by the following attributes: first name, location of Glamour Shots store, city, state, and age category. The undersigned acknowledges that all data will be collected by the franchisee that operates the store in which the undersigned enters the contest and agrees to hold GSL harmless from any liability with respect to any data collected or the accuracy or inaccuracy of such information. GSL will retain or destroy the images, at GSL?s sole discretion, and may use them, without further notice, consent or payment, in commercial or promotional materials. By entering the contest the parent or legal guardian grants on behalf of himself or herself and on behalf of the Dependent, to GSL, its affiliates and franchisees a worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive license to use their or the Dependent?s name, likeness, biographical material and voice, as well as pictures and images of t\
h\e dependent, including computer-generated drawings and images of the dependent or special elements thereof in any production, promotion or marketing of GSL, its affiliates and franchisees. All pictures, videotapes, negatives and other images or likenesses of the dependent produced now or in the future by or at the request of GSL shall be the exclusive property of GSL. The undersigned releases and discharges, on behalf of himself or herself and on behalf of the Dependent, GSL, its agents, representatives, successors, affiliates and franchisees from any and all claims, causes of action or liability, whether known or unknown that arise or result from participation in the Contest. The undersigned also agrees, on behalf of himself or herself and on behalf of the Dependent, to release, indemnify and hold harmless GSL, its agents, employees, representatives, successors, affiliates and franchisees from any claims for damages, liability, injury, expense, or loss arising out of their or Dependent?s participation in the Contest. The undersigned agrees to comply with the Official Rules of the contest, which are above. This agreement shall be binding upon and shall inure to the benefit of the undersigned and the Dependent, and their heirs, legal representatives and assigns. PRIVACY NOTICE: PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN HAS READ AND UNDERSTANDS GSL?S PRIVACY POLICIES, WHICH ARE LOCATED AT glamourshots.com PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN CONSENTS TO GSL?S PRIVACY POLICIES AND THE COLLECTION OF THE INFORMATION CONTEMPLATED BY THIS CONSENT AND RELEASE AND THE CONTEST ENTRY FORM.
$1,000 Glamour Shots Gift Card