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ION GIVEAWAY TERMS
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY to enter or win and no obligation of any kind is implied for entry. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
The Sally Beauty Ion Giveaway promotion (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Sally beauty supply llc, Inc. (“Sponsor” or “Sally”) and is subject to these official rules. By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to be bound by these official rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sweepstakes is governed by US law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. VOID OUTSIDE THE US AND WHERE PROHIBITED.
Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.
PROMOTION PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 8am cst on September 20, 2010 and ends at 11pm cst on September 30, 2010 (the “Promotion Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and DC, at least 18 years old who have internet access and a valid email address prior to September 20, 2010. Employees and/or family members of Sally beauty supply llc, Inc., or its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, their advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate families of the foregoing employees, and/or any others associated or involved with the Sweepstakes or random prize drawing, are expressly prohibited from participating and are not eligible to win. Only eligible individuals may enter, and entries must be submitted by the named entrant to be valid. Sally reserves the right to verify the eligibility of entrants and prize winner.
TO ENTER: To enter, access the Sally Beauty Blog, available at http://sallybeautyblog.com/ during the Promotion Period and post a comment to one of the blog entries posted on the Sally Beauty Blog. To post a comment, entrants must complete the comment screen and provide a screen name and valid e-mail address. Upon submission of a comment, entrant will receive one entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) entry per person during Promotion Period. Use of multiple email addresses to obtain multiple entries is prohibited and may result in disqualification of entries. No faxed, e-mailed or mailed entries will be accepted.
Comments posted with entry must not contain profanity, threatening language, or be inappropriate, indecent, harmful, discriminatory or obscene, or infringe any third-party proprietary or personal rights, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion. All comments must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor may remove any comments and disqualify entry that Sponsor determines, in its sole and absolute discretion, violate the terms of these official rules (including, without limitation, comments with unsuitable content or that are in apparent or potential violation of third-party rights).
Sponsor has no obligation to advise an entrant of an incomplete or otherwise non-compliant entry. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, invalid, unintelligible, incomplete, garbled, or misdirected entries, due to any cause, whether physical or electronic in nature, which may will be disqualified. For the purposes of this Sweepstakes and these official rules, “receipt” of an entry occurs when Sponsor’s (or its designee’s) servers record the entry information. Any automated computer receipt (such as a “thanks for entering message”) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an entry by Sponsor. Proof of submission of an entry will not be deemed proof of receipt. Entries must be received no later than the close of Promotion Period. Entries become property of Sally and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Entries obtained by any mass duplication, automatic, robotic or programmed method, or in a manner not in compliance with the requirements of these official rules are invalid and any entrant using such a method may be disqualified.
In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to register and submit the entry will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
DESCRIPTION OF PRIZES/VALUES:
One (1) Prize: Prize is a basket of Ion appliances and liquids, specific items to selected by Sally, and a Sally gift card (ARV of all items: $450). Gift card terms and conditions apply.
One (1) potential winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about October 1, 2010 from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Entrant need not be present at prize drawing to win. Prize may not be awarded if an insufficient number of eligible entries is received.
Potential winner will be notified by email, at the e-mail address provided by entrant upon submission of entry. Entrant is responsible for providing valid e-mail address with entry and Sally shall have no responsibility to verify or identify valid email address of entrant. If potential winner cannot be contacted or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and another potential winner may be selected.
Upon the request of Sponsor, potential winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility/publicity and liability release and IRS W-9 form to be returned within ten (10) days from the date sent. If forms are not completed within the stated time period, the potential winner may be disqualified and an alternative winner may be chosen. Winner is responsible for the payment of any and all taxes resulting from acceptance and use of the prize, and all costs and expenses not specified as part of the prize. Sally explicitly disclaims responsibility for taxes and/or fees associated with any and all prizes awarded.
Prize winner should allow eight weeks for delivery of prize following selection and verification of winner.
No prize substitution or transfer of prizes permitted, except by Sally, at Sally’s sole discretion. Sally reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value in the event the stated prize is unavailable. By participating, each entrant accepts the conditions stated in these official rules, agrees to be bound by the decisions of Sally, and warrants that he/she is eligible to participate.
By accepting prize, winner agrees to release Sally beauty supply llc, Inc., its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, directors, employees, officers, and agents, and those companies supplying prizes, from any and all liability, loss or damages arising from or in connection with the awarding, receipt, and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any prize-related activities, including without limitation property damage or personal injury which may arise directly or indirectly from acceptance or use of prize. Unless otherwise limited by law, winner agrees to allow Sally to use his/her names and likeness free of charge for promotional purposes, at the option of Sally.
Sally beauty supply llc, Inc., its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, directors, employees, officers, and agents, and those companies supplying prizes are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these official rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sally. Sally reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Sweepstakes, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sally determines that the Sweepstakes cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sally’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sally reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue. Sally beauty supply llc, Inc., its parent, subsidiary, and affiliate companies, directors, employees, officers, and agents, and those companies supplying prizes, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise. Sally reserves the right to disqualify anyone tampering with this promotion or the random prize drawing, including, but not limited to, anyone who violates these official rules in any respect.
PRIVACY. Personal information collected from entrants during the Sweepstakes is subject to Sally’s privacy statement available athttp://www.sallybeauty.com/privacy-Policy/privacyPolicy,default,pg.html. and, except as otherwise provided in these official rules, will be treated in accordance with the terms of that statement. Sally may engage certain third party companies to perform services in connection with the administration of this Sweepstakes and information provided by entrants may be collected and used by those third parties for purposes of administration of the Sweepstakes and the fulfillment and verification of prize awards.
WINNERS LIST. Identity of prize winner may be obtained by writing SALLY ION GIVEAWAY PROMOTION, c/o Sally beauty supply llc, P.O. Box 490, Denton, Texas 76202 on or before November 1, 2010.
SPONSOR: Sally beauty supply LLC 3001 Colorado, Denton, TX 76210