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TERMS & CONDITIONS
1. THE ACTIVITY PERIOD
The activity entry period commences at 12 a.m. Indian Standard (“IST”) on January 27th 2014 and concludes at 11.59 p.m Indian Standard (“IST”) on July 26th 2014 (the “Activity Period”).
To participate in the Activity you must
• Be at least 18 years of age at the time of participation
• Be a legal resident of India.
Employees of Debolin Sen, the Gratification Partners Merrell and The Outdoor Journal, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, web site providers or other parties involved in any aspect with the creation, production, operation, execution and fulfillment of the Activity and the immediate family members (parents, siblings, children and spouse) and/or those living in the same household (whether or not related) of each are not eligible to win.
Entrants under the age of 18 who are otherwise eligible to enter the activity must obtain the consent of his or her parent or legal guardian.
3. HOW TO ENTER
a. Complete The Adventure Survey’s online survey on www.debolinsen.in/theadventuresurvey page which will host a Facebook application and be entitled to the following giveaways: A gift voucher which will entitle the entrant to get flat Rs.1000 off on a single purchase by shopping on Myntra.com for footwear only from the brand 'Merrell' within the Activity/Offer period.
a. All entries must be received between January 27th 2014 and July 26th 2014.
b. Entries will be accepted beginning at 12:00:00 AM (IST) on the beginning date January 27th 2014 and ending at 11:59:59 PM (IST) on the end date July 26th 2014. Responses will be logged in immediately.
c. After 11:59:59 PM on the end date, five winners will be selected on the basis of the best answer to the Question Describe in 500 characters the most exciting adventure you’ve been a part of…
d. The winners will be announced on www.debolinsen.in/theadventuresurvey on Aug 15th, 2014 or earlier and will also be notified via mail on the same day after selection of the best answers and will each receive one free annual subscription to The Outdoor Journal, the world’s first global active lifestyle and adventure magazine.
e. In order for the entrant to enter this activity, an entrant must participate in the online Adventure Survey on www.debolinsen.in/theadventuresurvey page which will host a Facebook application and have all required contact details including an email address submitted to the adventure survey application. This application can be accessed both via a computer (laptop, desktop) and a mobile.
f. Entrants may enter each survey (if more than one is offered) only once. Entries will be tracked and verified by Debolin Sen using tracking websites and software as deemed appropriate by Debolin Sen.
4. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
A purchase of a product or service from Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners or any of its affiliated companies is not required to participate in the activity. Participation requires Internet access.
5. CONDITIONS APPLICABLE TO ALL ENTRIES.
a. By participating in the survey (or accepting any prize / survey giveaway), each entrant understands and agrees that their entry and name may be posted online to the Debolin Sen Adventures Facebook Page and website (www.debolinsen) without further compensation or review, and will not be returned.
b. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right to crop any entry in whole or in part or request submitters to do so, in order to be viewable online
c. Entrant further agrees to release Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners from any and all claims that any such use by Debolin Sen and its gratification partners, including any commercial advertising presentation, web content or any other material subsequently produced, presented and/or prepared by or on behalf of Debolin Sen and its gratification partners, infringes the entrant’s rights with regard to any elements, characters or ideas contained in its entry.
d. Entry must not contain any trademarks, copyrighted works or other intellectual property (other than as owned by the entrant).
e. Any elements appearing in an entry, must be the entrant’s own original work, created solely by the entrant. Use of anything that is not the entrant’s own original work, may result in disqualification.
f. Debolin Sen reserves the right to reject any entry that it deems, in its sole discretion, to violate any of these content related requirements. If the content of the entry does not meet the requirements listed above, the entry will not be considered.
6. THE PRIZE / SURVEY GIVEAWAY
a. All entrants who answer the survey in its entirety will receive a survey giveaway: A gift voucher which will entitle the entrant to get flat Rs.1000 off on a single purchase by shopping on Myntra.com for footwear only from the brand 'Merrell' within the Activity/Offer period.
b. Five entrants will be selected by Debolin Sen to receive the prize of a free annual subscription to The Outdoor Journal, the world’s first global active lifestyle and adventure magazine or a prize of at least equal value to be determined by the gratification partner.
c. Entrant must provide Debolin Sen with the name and email address and/or shipping address at the time of entry.
d. The winner will be contacted at the email address they have provided. If they do not reply within 5 days with their shipping address, that prize will be forfeited.
e. Prizes will be shipped/ mailed to the winning entrants by Merrell/it’s partner Myntra and The Outdoor Journal, upon receipt of entrant details by Debolin Sen. No interest will be paid for the time between the date the winner is chosen and the date that the prize is issued.
f. Winner under the laws of winner’s state of residence is responsible for the reporting and payment of all, state and local taxes incurred by the acceptance of the prize if any.
g. The prize / survey giveaway cannot be assigned, transferred, or exchanged. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners are not responsible for any costs associated with accepting or otherwise using the prize. Acceptance of prize / survey giveaway constitutes permission to Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners and its agents to use winner’s name, likeness, and survey entries/ piece for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
h. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners will not retain liability for technical failures of the merchandise chosen or damage incurred in the shipping or delivery of the merchandise, or delays in delivery that may occur on behalf of the manufacturer.
i. Entrants are bound to the offer details of the merchandise site involved as it applies to shipping restrictions based on state.
j. The gift voucher will entitle the entrant to get flat Rs.1000 off on a single purchase by shopping on Myntra.com for footwear only from the brand 'Merrell' within the Activity/Offer period.
k. This voucher cannot be used in parts and has a one-time usage only till 31st July, 2014.
l. This offer is not valid at any of alliance partner retail outlets /stores.
m. This gift voucher code may not be applicable on select styles at Myntra.com
n. This offer is not applicable on other brands and product categories except Merrell. This offer cannot be combined with any other offers on Myntra.com.
o. Multiple gift vouchers cannot be clubbed in a single order.
p. This gift voucher cannot be treated as a cash equivalent under any circumstances or interpretation and Myntra.com shall under no circumstance exchange the voucher for cash.
q. If the value of the product purchased exceeds the face value of the Gift Voucher, then the balance amount will have to be paid by the customer at the time of purchase.
r. If the value of the product purchased is less than the value of the Gift Voucher, then the balance will not be refunded.
s. Lost/ stolen gift vouchers will not be replaced/ compensated in any way by Myntra.com.
t. Customer will not be eligible for My Privilege Points for the discount availed using the coupon/voucher.
u. Myntra.com's Return and Exchange Policy offers you the option to return or exchange items purchased on Myntra.com within 30 days of the receipt. In case of return of the purchased item, please refer to the “Return Policy” on our website or write to firstname.lastname@example.org.
v. Myntra reserves the right to change the terms and conditions of this offer, including extending, withdrawing or discontinuing the same without notice, at its sole discretion.
w. All orders would be subject to availability at the time of purchase and will be governed by the standard terms and conditions on Myntra.com
15. All disputes arising out of or in connection to this scheme are subject to exclusive jurisdiction of the courts in Bangalore only.
x. Disclaimers: Myntra.com is not responsible for any typographical error leading to an invalid coupon.
a. By entering this activity, each entrant (and/or their parent or legal guardian) agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners and its judges and agents, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the activity.
b. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify and prohibit any Entrant from participating in the Activity or winning a prize who Debolin Sen suspects, in its sole discretion, of attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Activity by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse or threaten or harass any of the gratification partners’ representatives or otherwise failing to comply with these Rules.
c. NOTE: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PERSON TO DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE ASSOCIATED WITH Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners OR ITS AGENTS OR UNDERMINING THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE ACTIVITY IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW, AND SPONSOR AND/OR PARTNERS AND ITS AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. RELEASE OF LIABILITY.
a. Each winner / entrant, by acceptance of the prize and / or Survey Giveaway, agrees on behalf of him/herself, his/her heirs, executors, representatives, assigns, administrators and next of kin to indemnify, hold harmless and release Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners, its parent, subsidiary and affiliated businesses and each of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees, advisors, assignees, agents, representatives and any other person or entity associated with this Activity from any and all liability claims or actions of any kind with respect to or in any way arising from this Activity, participation in any Activity-related activity; and/or delivery/mis-delivery, acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of a prize, including, but not limited to, liability for personal injury, bodily injury (including wrongful death or disability), damage to property, and damage or loss of any other kind.
b. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Web site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in the Activity or by any technical or human error that might occur in the processing of Activity Entries.
c. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners assume no responsibility for any error; omission; interruption; deletion; defect; delay in operation or transmission; communications-line failure; or theft, destruction, unauthorized access to, or alteration of Entries.
d. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines; computer online systems, servers, or providers; computer equipment; software; or failure of e-mail or Entry on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Entrant’s or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Activity, downloading materials from Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners Web site or emailing Entries.
e. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners is not responsible for cheating or fraud by any Entrant. Any activities intended to disrupt or interfere with the proper play of the Activity or defraud Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners in any way will be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law. Entrants who engage in any of the foregoing activities will be disqualified and will forfeit any prizes won.
f. If, for any reason, the Activity is not capable of running as planned, due to, without limitation, infection by computer virus, worm, or bugs; tampering; unauthorized intervention; fraud; technical failures; or any other causes beyond the control of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners that, in the sole opinion of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Activity, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Activity.
g. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of these Official Rules or any materials associated with the administration of the Activity or the announcement of the prize.
h. In all events, the sole maximum liability of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners and its affiliates shall be limited to any of the prize(s) set forth herein.
9. CHOICE OF LAW.
Except where prohibited by law, all issues and questions concerning the constitution, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant and Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners in connection with this Activity, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of laws of India and incase of any dispute or other matter arising in reference to the Activity shall be referred to a sole arbitrator appointed by Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners and shall be governed by the Arbitration and Conciliation Act, 1996, amended from time to time. The venue for arbitration shall be Mumbai, in English language
a. Information Entrants provide to Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners will be used to communicate with Entrants regarding this Activity and otherwise as set forth in these Official Rules, as well as to contact Entrants at a later date with respect to other products and services and product enhancements which the Sponsor and/or Partners believe may be of interest to them.
11. PUBLICITY CONSENT.
a. By submitting an Entry or accepting a prize and / Survey Giveaway, where permitted by law, each winner grants to Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners (and agrees to confirm that grant in writing) and those acting pursuant to the authority of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners the irrevocable right without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter developed, including, but not limited to, the World Wide Web, in perpetuity and throughout the universe, his/her Entry, including, without limitation, the Entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Activity, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
12. PUBLICITY & OFFICIAL RULES:
a. Along with the commencement of the Activity, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners may release: Press Release(s), Blog Post(s), YouTube Video(s), Facebook Post(s), Tweet(s) and other means. All or no Entries may be solicited on the Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners page, blog, Twitter account, YouTube page, website and other means.
b. The Entrants / Winners of the Activity will be featured, along with their name, email id, location etc. and Entry, on the Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners website, blog, Twitter account, YouTube page, Facebook page and other means, as well as a version of these Official Rules, suitable for printing, at Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners discretion.
13. GRATIFICATION PARTNERS
a. Merrell & The Outdoor Journal are the gratification partners to this Activity. The gratification partners reserves the right to cancel / change the Prize / Survey Giveaway, at any time and substitute another prize in its place.
b. No Activity gratification partner makes any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of any prize / Survey Giveaway awarded in connection with the Activity.
c. Prize / Survey Giveaway winners understand and acknowledge that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from the gratification partner should a prize / Survey Giveaway fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to a prize / Survey Giveaway
14. PRIZE SUBSTITUTION
Prizes / Survey Giveaways are non-exchangeable, non-transferable, non-refundable, have no cash surrender value and must be accepted as awarded with no substitutions. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify a prize / Survey Giveaway, with (a) prize(s) of equal or greater value for any reason. Should a winner be unable to claim his/her prize / Survey Giveaway as awarded, his/her rights to that prize / Survey Giveaway will be forfeited.
Subject to applicable law, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right to cancel, suspend, terminate, modify The Adventure Survey or administration of the Activity, in whole or in part, without prior notice with no obligation or liability, including, if for any reason, the Activity is not capable of running as planned, whether due to technical failure, tampering, fraud, corruption of security or other causes beyond the control of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners.
16. OWNERSHIP OF ENTRIES
All entries shall become the property of Debolin Sen. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners assume no responsibility for lost, stolen, destroyed or otherwise indecipherable entries due to any failure or technical malfunction of the telephone network, on-line computer systems of equipment, servers, access providers, software, poor reception, technical problems, failure of any email or submission or due to any other reason regardless of cause
17. CONSENT TO COLLECTION AND USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION
a. By entering the Activity and voluntarily providing personal information including, but not limited to, name, address, city, email address, home and office telephone numbers (the “Registrant Information”), each Activity entrant grants permission to Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners to collect and use of the Registrant Information for the exclusive purpose of administering the Activity.
b. No correspondence will take place between Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners and the entrants in matters relating to prize and survey giveaways
a. If for any reason the Activity is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners that corrupts, impairs or affects the administration, security,/fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Activity, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right, at their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend the Activity.
b. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners further reserves the right to disqualify, from this Activity and future Activities any individual who tampers with or in any way corrupts the entry process.
c. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Activity if, in Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners sole discretion, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners determine that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Activity by cheating, hacking, deception, or any unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners representatives.
d. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Activity may be in violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners reserves the right to seek remedies and damages (including lawyers’ fees) from any such entrant or any other individual to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
19. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
a. By entering the Activity, the entrant (or if the entrant is a Minor, his or her parent or legal guardian, on the Minor’s behalf) agrees that Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners shall have no liability and shall be held harmless by the entrant for any damage, loss or liability to person or property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of entering the Activity, the acceptance, possession, use, enjoyment or misuse of any prize, or while preparing for, participating in any Activity-related or prize-related activity.
b. Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by any of Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Activity or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions that may cause damage to a user’s system or limit an potential entrant’s ability to participate in the Activity.
a. The outcome of the Activity/the decision made by Debolin Sen regarding the Activity shall be final and binding and participants and in no event shall the participant(s) dispute the decision made by Debolin Sen/or its employees in connection to the Activity.
b. The participation of the participants in the Activity shall mean that the participant(s) has/have read, understood, accepted and agrees to abide with all the rules including the general rules of the Activity.
c. Debolin Sen reserves all rights to make amendments to the existing rules without prior notice.
d. The Participant(s) of the Activity agrees that he/she shall hold harmless Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners, its employees, officers or any other person in relation to any injury/damage/harm/loss suffered by him/her, in any manner, whatsoever in connection with the Activity and waives all rights to file in person/ through any family member and/or third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India against Debolin Sen and/or its gratification partners to claim any damages or reliefs.
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