Guy Tang’s Hair Battle – Metallic Mayhem Competition
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Eligibility: Guy Tang’s Hair Battle – Metallic Mayhem Competition (“Contest”) is open only to persons who are legal residents of, and physically located within, the 50 United States and Canada, age 18 or older at the time of entry. Must be a licensed cosmetologist to be eligible. Must be one of 5 to have entered and won the ‘Guy Tang’s Hair Battle – Silver Showdown Contest’ to be eligible. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Employees of Kenra Professional, LLC (“Sponsor”) and its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, vendors, contractors and the immediate family members (defined as spouse, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses, regardless of residence and any person living in such a person’s household, whether related or not) of each of the foregoing, as well as the employees of any company affiliated with the Contest (collectively with the foregoing persons or entities, the “Contest Entities”) are not eligible to participate.
Entry Periods: Entries may be submitted into the “Guy Tang’s Hair Battle – Silver Showdown Contest” (“Silver Showdown Contest”) during the period commencing at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on November 19, 2015 and ending at 04:00:00 PM ET on January 17, 2016 (“Term”). The “Silver Showdown Contest” will consist of five (5) separate Contest winners who will be the participants in Guy Tang’s Hair Battle – Metallic Mayhem Competition (“Contest”) on February 18, 2016 through February 21, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.
How To Enter: In order participate in the Contest, you must have entered and been selected as one (1) of the five (5) finalists in the “Silver Showdown Contest.”
Prizes/Values/Odds: One (1) Contest Winner will be awarded the Contest “Grand Prize” (hereafter referred to as the “Grand Prize”, which consists of a trip to Los Angeles to co-star in a Guy Tang hair color how-to video, (includes airfare for one to and from Los Angeles, 2 night stay in a single occupancy room at the W Hollywood Hotel (subject to change), $100 giftcard for food, and car transportation to and from Guy Tang’s salon.) a feature in BehindTheChair.com magazine, features on Guy’s, Kenra Professional’s, BehindTheChair.com’s and the rest of the contest social media star’s social media outlets and promotion of your work and social outlet of choice for one year via trade outlets of Kenra Professional’s choosing). The Contest is hosted by Kenra Professional and judged by social media stars Guy Tang, Rebecca Taylor, Jenny Strebe, Iris Smith, Stephanie Brinkerhoff and Mykie (“Contest Judges”) (subject to change).
Approximate retail value of the Grand Prize is up to $25,000. Each Contest Winner is solely responsible for all local, state and federal taxes on his/her Prize including sales or use taxes, as well as any expenses related to participation in the Contest or acceptance of a Prize. The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires Form 1099-MISC to be issued and filed for each Contest Winner who receives a Prize if the amount of the prize is $600 or more. Sponsor will send each Contest Winner a W9 form, which must be completed and returned to Sponsor, for the Contest Winner to receive the Prize. A copy of the Form 1099-MISC filed by Sponsor, will be sent to Contest Winner. The Form 1099-MISC will be issued for the fair market value of the Prize. Any Contest Winner who fails to provide information sufficient to complete Form 1099-MISC (including, without limitation, Contest Winner’s social security number) shall forfeit any and all rights to the applicable Prize. There will be no substitutions or cash redemptions made for any Prize. Sponsor will not replace any Prize that is lost, mutilated, or stolen. Odds of winning a Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received and the voting judgments made by the Sponsor. The Contest Winner must be at least 18 years old at the time of entry and of the age of majority in his/her state of residence. Prizes pictured in advertising, marketing or promotional materials are for illustrative purposes only. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between statements contained in any such materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Contest Entities are not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions, or any act or omission whatsoever with respect to the Prizes. Prizes are nontransferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, other than as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right, as determined in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize, in whole or in part, of equal or greater monetary value if a Prize cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, as described for any reason.
Prize-Related Travel: In the event that the Grand Prize Winner lives in or within two hours of Los Angeles, Kenra Professional will not fly them into Los Angeles. Kenra Professional will arrange for motor transportation to and from Los Angeles via car rental or car service. Failure to complete the trip included in the Prize does not relieve the Grand Prize Contest Winner of his/her tax obligations associated with winning the Prize. Specific travel arrangements and all prize details not specified herein will be made and determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. It is the Grand Prize Contest Winner’s sole responsibility to comply with all travel requirements, which may include, without limitation, presenting necessary identification (including photograph) at the time of travel. Sponsor is not liable for any missed prize events, opportunities or expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation/delay or ground transportation delay. Grand Prize Contest Winner may be required to provide a credit card at time of hotel check-in to cover hotel incidentals. All meals, gratuities, in-room charges, travel expenses, travel and other insurance, carrier fees, government charges, transfers, ground transportation, taxes (federal, state and local) and other expenses not specified in these Official Rules as being provided as part of the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Contest Winner.
Judging and Notifications: Between the days of February 19 and 20, 2016 (the “Voting Period”), a panel of five (5) judges (Guy Tang, Rebecca Taylor, Jenny Strebe, Iris Smith, Stephanie Brinkerhoff and Mykie. Subject to change.) will choose one (1) Grand Prize Winner. The judges will judge using a 1-10 scoring system for creativity, color placement, application technique, design and colors used, finishing, overall style, how the look photographs and shows off the color, and overall cohesiveness. In the event of a tie, the Contest Winners shall be the entry that receives the highest score on the overall style first, then creativity. The one (1) entrant chosen will be deemed the Contest Winner, absent any disqualification or ineligibility as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and in accordance with these Official Rules. The Contest Winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability and publicity release and return these documents within five (5) business days or Prize will be forfeited and awarded to another entrant should time permit. In the event any Contest Winner chooses not to accept his/her Prize, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, is unable to be notified, or if any email or any other notice or a Prize is undeliverable, Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all of the remaining qualified entrants if time permits. All entrants acknowledge that the Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any Prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
General: Entrants indemnify and hold harmless Kenra Professional®, Guy Tang, Rebecca Taylor, Jenny Strebe, Iris Smith, Stephanie Brinkerhoff and Mykie (subject to change) from any claims, suits, losses, damages and expenses (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) that arise from any breach of the following conditions. By entering this Contest, entrants agree to by bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, as determined in its sole discretion, on all matters relating to the Contest, which are final and binding. By participating in the Contest, entrant agrees to indemnify, defend, release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates and/or subsidiaries, and their respective employees, directors, officers, and agents, Guy Tang, Rebecca Taylor, Jenny Strebe, Iris Smith, Stephanie Brinkerhoff and Mykie (subject to change) from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with: (i) the receipt, ownership, possession, use, or misuse of any Prize by Grand Prize Contest Winner; (ii) entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or any Contest related activity, including, without limitation, claims for breach of contract, infliction of emotional distress, defamation, false light, common law or statutory misappropriation, invasion or other violations of any actual or purported right of privacy and/or publicity, and claims under equivalent federal or state laws arising from entrant’s entry and any exploitation of any or all of the rights granted to Sponsor, including, without limitation, the rights to entrant’s entry. Entries must not include any provocative, crude or foul or otherwise offensive gestures, graphics or content and any submission that contains any of the aforementioned will be subject to immediate disqualification, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Entrant agrees not to delete any entry. By entering, entrant hereby agrees to, and does grant to Sponsor a worldwide, paid-up, irrevocable and unlimited license to use, copy, distribute, perform, display, publish and prepare derivative works from entrant’s entry in perpetuity (or for the longest period of time otherwise permitted by law). Entrant agrees to promptly execute any document deemed reasonably necessary by Sponsor to effect the license of the entry to Sponsor. Entrant agrees, without limiting the license granted by Entrant above, that entrant’s entry may be published, without further compensation, on Sponsor’s website pages, Kenra Professional Facebook fan page, and/or marketing materials, whether selected for a Prize or not. By entering, entrant represent that: (i) entrant’s entry is its own original work; (ii) entrant owns or has the rights to convey any and all right to convey the license above in any material submitted as part of entrant’s entry; (iii) all information provided is complete, true and correct; (iv) entrant has the written consent, release and/or permission of each and every participant in the photos submitted as contemplated by these Official Rules; and (v) entrant’s entry does not infringe upon or otherwise violate any copyright, any rights of privacy or publicity of any person, or any other right of any third party. Modifying, enhancing or altering one’s own, or a third party’s, preexisting work does not qualify as entrant’s original creation. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the offer or administration of this Contest, or in the announcement of Contest Winners and Prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Contest, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Contest as planned is undermined by any event including but not limited to any error, virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, action of entrants, or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor that corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Contest, and any fire, flood, weather event, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entry and to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Contest and award the Prizes from among all eligible entries received up to that date. All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity (individually, “Claim”) arising out of or relating to this Contest, the meaning or interpretation of the rules or any Prize awarded shall be resolved by applying the laws of Indiana, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within that state. All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and all Claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include attorneys' fees, and under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and, by entering, entrant waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING, SPECIFICALLY AND KNOWINGLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY AND A TRIAL BY JURY IS HEREBY WAIVED BY BOTH SPONSOR AND ENTRANTS.
Sponsor: Kenra Professional, LLC, 22 E. Washington Street, Indianapolis, Indiana 46204, whose decisions, as determined in its sole discretion, are final and binding as to all aspects of this Contest.
Winner’s List: For a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope on or before March 30, 2106, to Sponsor.
Mailing List: In the course of entering the Contest, you may consent to Sponsor’s use of your email address for Sponsor’s mailing list. To update us with your information use preferences, you may contact sponsor via phone (at 800-428-8073) or by mail. You may also click the designated link at the bottom of all Sponsor e-mail advertisements to be removed from future e-mail updates.