READY COMPETITION APPLICATION OFFICIAL RULES
THE CONTEST IS NOT SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH APPLE INC. OR ITS SUBSIDIARIES OR AFFILIATES.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. READY COMPETITION APPLICATION (the “Contest”) is sponsored by READY MAKERS, Inc. (“Sponsor”). ENTRY IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
ELIGIBILITY FOR THE PRIZE, DESCRIBED BELOW,
i) IS OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY, OR WHO ARE BETWEEN THE AGES OF THIRTEEN (13) AND SEVENTEEN (17) AND WHO HAVE THE CONSENT OF A LEGAL GUARDIAN TO ENTER THE CONTEST.
ii) IS OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF CANADA WHO ARE OVER THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR PROVINCE/TERRITORY OF RESIDENCE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY, OR WHO ARE BETWEEN THE AGES OF THIRTEEN (13) AND (17) AND WHO HAVE THE CONSENT OF A LEGAL GUARDIAN TO ENTER THE CONTEST.
THE CONTEST IS NOT OPEN TO ANYONE UNDER THE AGE OF THIRTEEN (13). VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. Employees of Sponsor and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Contest, and its immediate family members or household members are not eligible to participate in or win the Contest.
THE CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW OR WHERE BONDING, REGISTRATION, OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS WOULD BE REQUIRED BUT HAVE NOT BEEN MET, OR WHERE THE METHODS OF ENTRY SET FORTH BELOW WOULD BE DEEMED CONSIDERATION. ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, STATE, PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL LAWS APPLY.
As stated above, it is your responsibility to comply with the contest laws of your country/jurisdiction. You acknowledge that certain countries/jurisdictions have laws regarding Contests that may prevent Sponsor from awarding you your Prize (as defined below). If you are a winner and this happens to be the case with your country/jurisdiction, you acknowledge that you may not be able to receive any Prize at all from Sponsor. By entering this Contest, you acknowledge the risks, and understand that you may win, but not be able to receive a Prize.
SPECIAL NOTE FOR READY USERS AT LEAST 13 YEARS OLD AND UNDER 18 YEARS OLD:
If you are between 13 years and 18 years old you can create and submit contest entries, however we will need a parental consent from your parent/legal guardian if your entry wins a contest. This is a legal agreement, and it is very important that you and your parent or guardian understand exactly what you are agreeing to when you participate in the Contest. Please read this agreement with your parent or legal guardian before you use any Ready websites or software, and please ask about anything you do not understand. If you or your parents have any questions about this agreement, you can reach us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Contest periods of the Contest will be announced through the App from time to time. You may join the Contest while it is available.
HOW TO ENTER:
No purchase or payment is necessary to participate in the Contest. Enter the Contest by completing each of the following steps:
Download or open the READY COMPETITION APPLICATION downloaded through an application store on your mobile device, and either (a) if you already have a READY COMPETITION APPLICATION account, log into your existing READY COMPETITION APPLICATION account, or (b) if you do not already have a READY COMPETITION APPLICATION account, sign up for a READY COMPETITION APPLICATION account with a verified email account. During each contest period you will have access to the contest. During the contest period you will have unlimited test runs however during the contest period you will only have 1 official run that you can submit. At the end of the contest period, the Sponsor will post scores on a leaderboard available on the READY COMPETITION APPLICATION.
LIMIT ONE (1) ENTRY PER ENTRANT. Subsequent entries will be disqualified. To be considered for the Contest, entries must be: (i) complete (as determined by the Sponsor); (ii) received before the end of the contest period. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by an automated means or scripts. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Entries received without a parent’s or legal guardian’s consent will be disqualified. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes to use the same PayPal email address or PayPal account. Sponsor also expressly reserves the right to disqualify and ban any entrant from further participation, reserves the right to limit the entrant to one Prize, reserves the right not to award the Prize, all of which is at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any submission not meeting the aforementioned criteria will be disqualified. The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for, but not limited to, any entries lost, delayed.
The winner of each competition will receive a cash prize, determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion (the “Prize”). In the case of multiple winners (as explained below), such entrants will split the Prize evenly. To receive payment of your Prize, you must cash-out your prize via PayPal, a third party service. Prize fulfillment will be subject to the terms, conditions, and privacy policies of PayPal, located at https://www.paypal.com . In certain instances involving larger Prizes, at the Sponsor's sole discretion, you will be contacted directly to receive it by a mutually agreeable method and payment will be subject to a confirmation of the winner's eligibility to receive a prize consistent with Sponsor's Rules and Terms and Conditions.
Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Contest. In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award any prizes other than the Prize specified in these Official Rules. The Sponsor does not guarantee that the Prize can be made available to the winner. The Prize is not assignable and not transferable and no substitutions are permitted. In addition, if the Prize is unable to be fulfilled to the winner due to any applicable law, rule or regulation, or if the winner cannot claim the Prize for any reason, then Sponsor reserves the right to not award the Prize at all. The winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state, provincial and local taxes on the value of the Prize. To receive a complete list of winners or a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Ready Makers inc at 530 Park Avenue, 16A, New York, NY 10065.
The winner(s) of the contest will be the entrant(s) with a score in the top 20%, inclusively, for each contest. If there are multiple entrants with a score in the top 20% remaining at the end of the contest period, such remaining entrants will split the Prize evenly. The Contest will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. The Sponsor may change, add, suspend, cancel, remove or otherwise modify the winner(s) selection at any time without prior notice. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Contest. The winner will be notified in the READY COMPETITION APPLICATION or by email; provided, however, that Sponsor reserves the right to determine an alternate method of notification. The Sponsor shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notification due, but not limited to, the winner’s spam, junk mail or any other security setting which may limit the winner’s ability to be notified and claim the Prize. Return of any email notification as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of the Prize. The winner must claim the Prize within 60 days after the date of notification of such Prize. A Contest winner's failure to claim the Prize within the specified 60 days will be considered such Contest winner's forfeiture of the Prize and Sponsor may, at its option and sole discretion, choose not to award the Prize at all. To claim the Prize and be declared the winner, the winner must comply with the Official Rules. If an entrant is found to be ineligible, Sponsor may, at its option and sole discretion, choose not to award the Prize at all.
GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES:
As stated above, it is your responsibility to comply with the contest laws of your country/jurisdiction. You acknowledge that certain countries/jurisdictions have laws regarding Contests that may prevent Sponsor from awarding you your Prize (as defined below). If you are a winner and this happens to be the case with your country/jurisdiction, you acknowledge that you may not be able to receive any Prize at all from Sponsor. By entering this Contest, you acknowledge the risks, and understand that you may win but not be able to receive a Prize.
Notice to all entrants: By entering the Contest or accepting a Prize, you agree to conform to all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations. When applicable, the winner may be required to execute and return (and winning may be conditioned upon the winner executing and returning) to Sponsor, within ten (10) business days, an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release drafted by Sponsor to be eligible for the Prize. The winner may be required in Sponsor’s sole discretion to complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the applicable prize. Winner may also be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive a Prize.
Unless prohibited by applicable law, your acceptance of a Prize constitutes your permission to use your name, submissions, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state/province) and testimonials in all media, in perpetuity, in any manner Sponsor deems appropriate for publicity purposes without any compensation to such entrant or any review or approval rights, notifications, or permissions; and constitutes your consent to disclose your personally identifiable information to third parties (including, without limitation, placing the winner’s name on a winner’s list). Notwithstanding any rights of publicity, privacy or otherwise (whether or not statutory) anywhere in the world, your acceptance of a Prize constitutes your authorization to (i) have Sponsor (and its agents, consultants and employees) photograph, record, tape, film and otherwise visually and audio visually record you, (ii) have Sponsor (and its agents, consultants and employees) use, reproduce, disseminate, alter, edit, dub, modify, distort, add to, subtract from, process and otherwise exploit any results of such activity (including without limitation any manner in which such activity may be recorded or remembered or modified) or derivatives or extensions or imitations thereof in any manner that Sponsor sees fit, in any medium or technology known or hereinafter invented, throughout the universe in perpetuity, including without limitation for illustration, art, promotion, advertising, trade or any other purpose whatsoever; and (iii) have relinquished any right that you may have to examine or approve the completed product or products or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in conjunction therewith or the use to which it may be applied.
An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Contest if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Contest is at entrant’s own risk. Sponsor shall not be liable for: (1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner in connection with an entry; (2) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind; (3) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the Contest; (4) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer or mobile device related to or resulting from downloading the App or otherwise in connection with this Contest; or (5) any warranty with respect to any Prize or any component thereof. THE CONTEST IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND SPONSOR DOES NOT MAKE ANY, AND HEREBY DISCLAIMS ANY AND ALL, REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND REGARDING THE CONTEST. (6) You agree to the following, required in the United States, the Sponsor has an obligation to : (i) provide a W-9 tax form to individuals who receive payments of $600 or more and (ii) file a 1099-Misc form with the United States Internal Revenue Service (“IRS”) for payments made to such individuals. In addition, the Sponsor will provide you with a completed 1099-Misc form for your tax compliance purposes. As a result, if you have received payments of more than $580, your account will be suspended (i.e., you will not be able to receive further payments and will not be able to complete or participate in contests) for the remainder of the applicable calendar year unless and until you provide the Sponsor with a completed and verified W-9 form.
NOTWITHSTANDING ANYTHING ELSE HEREIN OR OTHERWISE, SPONSOR SHALL NOT BE LIABLE OR OBLIGATED WITH RESPECT TO ANY SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS AGREEMENT OR UNDER CONTRACT, NEGLIGENCE, STRICT LIABILITY OR OTHER LEGAL OR EQUITABLE THEORY FOR (A) ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR EXEMPLARY DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF REVENUE, GOODWILL, OR ANTICIPATED PROFITS) (B) AMOUNTS IN EXCESS OF THE PRIZE FOR THE APPLICABLE CONTEST, (C) DATA LOSS OR COST OF PROCUREMENT OF SUBSTITUTE GOODS OR SERVICES, AND/OR (D) ANY MATTER BEYOND SUCH PARTIES’ REASONABLE CONTROL.
By entering the Contest, you agree to and hereby do release and hold harmless Sponsor, its respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities, directors, officers, employees, attorneys, agents, and representatives (the “Released Parties”) from any damage, injury, death, loss, claim, action, demand, or other liability (collectively, “Claims”) that may arise from your acceptance, possession and/or use of any Prize or your participation in this Contest, or from any misuse or malfunction of any Prize awarded, regardless of whether such Claims, or knowledge of the facts constituting such Claims, exist at the time of entry or arise at any time thereafter, and indemnify each of the Released Parties from any damages arising therefrom. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules in any way or at any time. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Contest should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Contest. In the event of cancellation or suspension, the Sponsor shall promptly post a notice on the READY COMPETITION APPLICATION to such effect. This Contest shall be governed by New York law, without regard to conflicts of laws provisions. By participating in this Contest, you agree that any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Contest shall be determined by binding arbitration only in New York, NY, by and under the American Arbitration Association’s rules for arbitration of consumer-related disputes, and judgment on the award rendered by the arbitrator(s) may be entered in any court having jurisdiction thereof. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Sponsor may seek equitable relief in any court of competent jurisdiction. If any provision of these rules is held to be illegal or unenforceable, such provision shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these rules otherwise remain in full force and effect and enforceable.
THESE OFFICIAL RULES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE.
Please send any inquiries to:
Ready Makers Inc.530 Park Avenue, Suite 16ANew York, NY 10065