EAGLE OPTICS CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES
Please read these rules before entering this contest, which is sponsored by Eagle Optics. By entering the contest, you agree to be bound by these rules and that you satisfy all eligibility requirements.
No purchase is necessary to enter or win. The contest is open only to residents of the United States and Canada. Employees or agents of Eagle Optics or Sheltered Wings, Inc. and their immediate family members are not eligible to win. The contest is void where prohibited.
2. How to Enter.
You may enter the Contest by submitting your best or favorite Digiscoped Photograph to the Eagle Optics Facebook page located at https://www.facebook.com/eofans/. The submitted photo must be a digiscoped image captured with a camera (or camera phone) coupled to a spotting scope or binocular. The submission should include #birdadventurerepeat within the text of the Facebook post and list what equipment was used (spotting scope, adapter, camera, etc.), as specified, to be eligible to win a prize.
Entries will be accepted until 4:30 p.m. CST, March 31, 2017.
By submitting an entry, you permanently assign to Eagle Optics ownership and all rights in your entry, including the copyright to the entry. If for any reason the transfer of ownership is void or limited, you grant to Eagle Optics and its agents and affiliates an irrevocable license to publish, use, adapt, edit, and/or modify your entry in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without payment or any other consideration to the entrant.
3. Entry Requirements and Participant Rules.
You are the sole author and owner of the intellectual property rights thereto;
All "moral rights" that you may have in such content have been voluntarily waived by you;
All content that you post is accurate;
You further agree and warrant that you shall not submit any content:
That is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading;
That infringes any third party's copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy;
That violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising);
That is, or may reasonably be considered to be, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially or religiously biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation;
For which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any third party; That includes any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers;
That contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.
You agree to indemnify and hold Eagle Optics (and its officers, directors, agents, subsidiaries, joint ventures, employees and third-party service providers, harmless from all claims, demands, and damages (actual and consequential) of every kind and nature, known and unknown including reasonable attorneys' fees, arising out of a breach of your representations and warranties set forth above, or your violation of any law or the rights of a third party.
For any content that you submit, you grant Eagle Optics a perpetual, irrevocable, royalty-free, transferable right and license to use, copy, modify, delete in its entirety, adapt, publish, translate, create derivative works from and/or sell and/or distribute such content and/or incorporate such content into any form, medium or technology throughout the world without compensation to you.
4. Sweepstakes selection and notification process.
Winner will be selected by the submission that accumulates the most likes and shares on Facebook at the time the contest ends (March 31, 2017 4:30pm CST).
Winner will be notified through Facebook messaging within five (5) days following selection of Winner.
The Winner of the Eagle Optics Digiscoping Contest will receive a $75.00 Eagle Optics Gift Certificate.
The name of the winners and the winning entries will be posted on the Eagle Optics page on the Facebook website and/or other Eagle Optics social media pages and/or the Eagle Optics website. All prizes will be awarded within five (5) days of the conclusion of the Contest. Eagle Optics reserves the right to substitute prizes for cash or for alternate prizes of equal or greater value. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
6. Prize Acceptance.
Prizes are not transferable.
All federal, state and local taxes and fees associated with the receipt of any prizes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Eagle Optics will have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, or fails to claim the prize within fourteen (14) days from the time award notification was sent, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected.
7. Limitations of Liability.
Eagle Optics and its affiliates are not responsible or liable for any entry or other communication that is lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, or any entry or other communication submitted which is not received due to any computer, online, technical malfunction, delays or human errors that occur in the processing, transmitting, or receiving of entries. If, for any reason, the contest cannot be conducted as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond its control, Eagle Optics reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest.
8. General Release.
By entering the contest, you release Eagle Optics, its officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, employees, affiliates, advertising agencies, and their successors and assigns (collectively the Released Parties), from any and all actions, obligations, costs, damages, losses, claims, liabilities and demands of whatever kind or nature now or hereafter against any one or more of the Released Parties, arising from, related to or in any way connected with participation in this contest and receipt of any prize from Eagle Optics.
Unless prohibited by applicable law, by entering the contest you consent to the use of your name, likeness and image, address and/or prize information and/or contest entry for promotional and other purposes without further payment, except where prohibited by law. By entering the contest, unless prohibited by applicable law, you consent and give your express permission to be contacted by Eagle Optics regarding the contest through Facebook messaging.
10. Choice of Law and Venue.
By entering the contest, you agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these rules, your rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Eagle Optics in connection with the contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Wisconsin. By entering the contest, you consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts located in Madison, Wisconsin.