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Official Rules: “I Spy the Dietrick Mini” Photo Contest

Wednesday, October 24th, 2012

OFFICAL RULES: Dietrick Group Property Management LLC, “I Spy the Dietrick Group Mini” Photo Contest

NOTE: This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You (the Entrant) understand that you are providing your information to Dietrick Group Property Management, LLC (herein referred to as SPONSOR) and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for administering and communicating with you about the SPONSOR Contest you are participating in.

ELIGIBILITY: “I Spy the Dietrick Group Mini” Photo Contest: To enter, you must be at least 18 years of age. SPONSOR (“Sponsor”) employees, independent contractors, and their immediate family members are not eligible. Immediate family includes only spouses, parents and children.  All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Entry in the Contest constitutes your full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules.

1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING THIS CONTEST.

2. CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest entry period begins at 12 p.m. October 24, 2012 and ends November 25, 2012 at 11:59 PM EST.  One winner will be selected from entries properly submitted by qualified entrants and timely received during the Contest Period.

3. CONTEST ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS: During the Contest Period, you may submit one entry online at www.facebook.com/dietrickgroup.  (1) Upload a picture of you, posing with the Dietrick Group Property Management Mini Cooper. (2) Share the photo on your page and encourage friends to vote. The photo with the most votes at the end of the entry period will be declared the winner.

4. PUBLICITY: As a condition of entry into the Contest, except to the extent, if any, prohibited by law, each entrant and the sole winner by accepting a prize grants to the Sponsor and its affiliates, legal representatives, assigns and licensees all right, title and interest in to their submitted photograph, the Entrant’s likeness and all intellectual property rights in and to their photo and entire Entry and any element of such Entry to publicize, broadcast, display and/or otherwise use the Contest entrant’s name in any media now or hereafter in existence throughout the world in perpetuity, royalty-free, for advertising and publicity purposes, without additional review, compensation, permission or approval of the winner.

5. PRIZE: There will be one winner selected to receive the following prize:

*  One (1) 16 GB Apple iPad mini (retail value: $329) (the “Prize.”)

The Prize will not be replaced if lost or stolen, are not transferable and are not redeemable for cash.

6. GENERAL RULES: By entering or participating in the Contest, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules, and by the stated winner-selection process, which is final and binding in all respects. Contest Entities are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information or technical failures of any kind, (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Contest; or (3) any other computer, network, technical, human or other error, problem or malfunction that may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries, or the selection or notification of winner. Further, if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned for reasons outside the control of the Sponsor which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest (or portion thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest (or portion thereof). Sponsor also reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify the Entry of any individual found to be (a) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or any website operated by the Contest Entities; (b) using any robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods, which will void all such entries; (c) violating these Official Rules or the terms of service, conditions of use, and/or general rules of any Sponsor property or service; or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. Contest Entities are not responsible for claims, injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the awarding, delivery, acceptance, use, misuse, possession, loss or misdirection of the prize; participation in this Contest or in any activity or travel related thereto or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Contest information.

7. PARTICIPANT OBLIGATIONS: By participating in the Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. By accepting the prize, to the full extent permitted by law, the prize-winner agrees to release, indemnify and hold SPONSOR and all Contest entities and all their employees, contractors, officers, owners board members, attorneys and affiliates harmless from and against any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, actions and liabilities of any kind in connection with the Contest or receipt or redemption of the prize. The winner assumes all liability for any injury, death, or damage caused, or allegedly caused, by participating in the Contest or use or redemption of the prize. Any disputes that may arise hereunder shall be governed in all respects by the laws of the State of Pennsylvania without regard to the conflicts of laws principles of any jurisdiction. Venue with respect to any such disputes shall be had in the state and federal courts of the State of Pennsylvania.

8. SPONSOR: Dietrick Group Property Management, LLC, 5100 W. Tilghman Street, Suite 320, Allentown, PA 18104

9. HOW THE WINNER IS NOTIFIED The winner of the drawing will be notified by phone and/or e-mail. Non-compliance with these Official Rules, the inability to contact the potential winner within 12 hours of attempted notification, or return of Prize notification as non-deliverable, may result in disqualification of the winner and—at the discretion of Sponsor—awarding of the Prize to an alternate winner.

Entries per individual/entrant:

You may submit a maximum of ONE entry into the Contest.

Inappropriate Content: Obscene, provocative or otherwise questionable content will not be considered. SPONSOR retains sole discretion as to what constitutes inappropriate content.

Copyright: You must be the sole owner of the copyright of any photo submitted. Your Entry of the photo is your guarantee that you are the creator and copyright holder of the photo and all Entry content.

Ownership/Use Rights: By entering the Contest, entrants agree to have their submitted photo and all elements of the Entry displayed on the SPONSOR Facebook page and used by SPONSOR for any purpose, at any time, without any fee, royalty or other form of compensation. SPONSOR reserves the right to disqualify and delete any photos without notice, and for any reason.

Winner: A winner will be determined through the OfferPop platform. The Entry with the most votes at 11:59 p.m. Sunday, November 25, will be declared the winner of the prize. In the event of a tie, Sponsor will choose among the winner by using www.random.org, a random number generator. The winner will be given numbers that correspond to the order in which their Entries were received.

Unforeseen Circumstances:  The failure of Sponsor 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 event outside the control of Sponsor will not be considered a breach of these Official Rules.

Odds of Winning: The odds of winning depend both on the number of entries and the number of votes.

DISCLAIMER:  The Sponsor and all Contest Entities are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, delayed, garbled, inaccurate, or undelivered entries, 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 Contest, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries or electronic mail or the announcement, delivery or use of the Prize, or for any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest, or for printing, typographical, computer, network, electronic, mechanical, human or other errors appearing in these Official Rules or other Contest-related materials.

Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including outside attorneys’ fees and court costs) and other remedies from any such person responsible for the attempt to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrants whom Sponsor believes have attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Contest or is in violation of these Official Rules and void all associated entries.

RIGHT TO CANCEL CONTEST. If for any reason this Contest is not capable of being run or implemented as planned (as determined by Sponsor 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 Sponsor’s sole judgment, is likely to or actually corrupts, impairs or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Contest (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 Contest or to disqualify any implicated entrant and any associated entries.  In the event of cancellation or termination of this Contest, Sponsor 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 Contest is cancelled prior to the stated end date, a notice will be posted at the applicable Sponsor Facebook page.

CONTEST SPONSOR: Dietrick Group, LLC 5100 W. Tilghman Street, Suite 320, Allentown, Pennsylvania 18104.  Any questions or comments regarding this Contest must be directed in writing to Sponsor.

Name (print) __________________________________________________________

 

Email ________________________________________________________________

 

Mailing Address _______________________________________________________

 

Date ______________   Signature* _________________________________________

 

*By signing this document (“Official Rules”) you (the Entrant) acknowledge that you have read and understand these Official Rules.

 

WINNER MUST ALSO SUBMIT COPY OF DRIVER’S LICENSE

The Prize winner will be announced on Facebook (www.facebook.com/dietrickgroup) on Monday, November 26. Once the winner has been announced it is the responsibility of the winner to respond to SPONSOR’S email and phone calls by calling 610-391-888 or emailing krohrbach@dietickgroup.com.

No financial compensation will be provided to the winner.