Old Neighborhood Foods Shaved Meat Contest
No purchase necessary to enter or win; a purchase will not increase your chances of winning. Winner will be chosen by judges based on the stated criteria. This is not a game of chance.
SPONSOR: Demakes Enterprises, Inc., 37 Waterhill Street, Lynn, MA 01905.
ELIGIBILITY: The Old Neighborhood Foods Shaved Meats Recipe Contest is open to legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia (U.S.). Contest is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void outside the United States, in Puerto Rico, and wherever else prohibited by law. Employees of Sponsor or its affiliates, sales representatives, agencies, dealers, retailers, wholesalers, distributors, and promotional and other vendor agencies involved in the promotion, and the immediate family (parent, spouse, sibling, child, grandparent, grandchild) and household members of all such employees, are NOT eligible.
HOW TO ENTER: Go to http://www.oldneighborhoodfoods.com/smContest, where you will be able to submit your recipe entry. All entries must include the following: (i) recipe title; (ii) a brief description of your recipe; (iii) ingredients (at least one of which must include one of the Old Neighborhood Shaved Meats product(s)); (iv) preparation instructions; and (v) photo of your shaved meat dish. Then click the “Submit Recipe” button. See additional entry criteria below. Entries must be submitted between 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on May 20, 2013 and 11:59 p.m. ET on August 2, 2013. All entries must be received by 11:59 pm ET on August 2, 2013. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, corrupted, or misdirected entries. Multiple entries of unique recipes per person/e-mail address/authorized e-mail account holder are permitted; however, there is a limit of one (1) prize per person.
ENTRY CRITERIA: Entry must be entrant’s original creation and may not include copyrighted, trademarked, patented, or previously published material. Photos of entries should only display the dish/meal created with Old Neighborhood Shaved Steak, Old Neighborhood Shaved Chicken, and/or Old Neighborhood Shaved Pork; individuals should not be shown in photos. Entry requiring license or usage rights from any third party is not eligible. Entry may not display any trademarked or copyrighted brand names/logos, except those of Sponsor’s brands. The ingredient list should identify ingredients by their generic name and should not identify any trademarked or copyrighted brand-names/logos, except those of Sponsor’s brands. In the event that an entrant identifies ingredients by their trademarked or copyrighted brand-names, Sponsor reserves the right to revise the ingredient list submitted by the entrant and substitute the trademarked or copyrighted brand name products with generic ingredients determined by, and in the sole discretion of, the Sponsor to be comparable to the trademarked or copyrighted brand name products. Entry cannot defame or invade the rights or privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any third party’s personal, proprietary, or intellectual rights. Entry cannot contain illegal or unlawful material, and must not promote bigotry, racism, harm, or discrimination. Entry must be consistent with Sponsor’s reputation in the marketplace and must be suitable for audiences of all ages. Entries which, in Sponsor’s or judges’ sole discretion, contain any type of vulgarity or objectionable content will be disqualified. Entries that do not meet these stated criteria, or entries that (in Sponsor’s or judges’ sole discretion) may technically meet the stated criteria but do not reflect the intent and the spirit of the contest, are not eligible.
Entry constitutes entrant’s certification that s/he (i) is the owner of the entry and (ii) is able and authorized to submit it.
By submitting entry, entrant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, sales representatives, agencies, retailers, wholesalers, distributors, and promotional and other vendor agencies involved in this contest from any and all claims, damages, expenses, costs (including reasonable attorney fees) and liabilities (including settlements), resulting from or relating to entrant’s submission, or any information supplied or represented to Sponsor by entrant.
PRIZE: One (1) Winner will be chosen as the Grand Prize Winner. This contestant will receive the grand prize of a $100 American Express Gift Card.
Prize will be awarded and fulfilled by September 27, 2013. Prize is non-assignable or transferable. No exchange or substitution of prize, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses on prize not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility.
SELECTION OF THE WINNER: Entry closes at 11:59 p.m. ET on August 2, 2013. Judges will evaluate all valid entries received at that point. Judges will be a group of Sponsor employees or agents.
Judging will be completed on or about August 19, 2013. All entries will be evaluated based on (i) creativity; (ii) how well Old Neighborhood Shaved Meat was incorporated; and (iii) presentation (based on submitted photo. Should the need arise, judges will revisit entries and choose as the winner the entry that best reflects all criteria as a whole. Winners will be notified by e-mail at the e-mail address provided on or about August 23, 2013 and Winners will be required to respond within seven (7) calendar days, or the prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be chosen. Affidavit of eligibility, prize acceptance form, tax information, publicity release, and/or mutually acceptable liability releases may be required and, if so, must be returned within reasonable specified time or prize will be forfeited and alternate winner chosen.
ASSIGNMENT OF RIGHTS: As a condition of prize award, potential winning entrants’ entry submissions become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Entrant agrees that, as a condition of any prize award, all rights, title and interest in his or her entry will be transferred exclusively to Sponsor, and agrees to execute any additional written authorization, assignment, or other papers requested by the Sponsor in connection with the transfer and assignment of rights to his/her entry submission, and any such written papers requested will be required as a condition of obtaining prize, or other winners will be selected.
PUBLICITY RELEASE: Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize constitutes winner’s consent that his or her name, likeness, voice, and/or biographical data may be used for advertising and promotional purposes without limitation and without additional notice, compensation, or consent. Submission of content to be posted online constitutes permission for same.
RELEASE: By entering, entrant agrees to accept and abide by the rules of this contest and agrees that any dispute with regard to the conduct of this contest, rule interpretation, or award of prize shall be submitted to Sponsor, whose decision shall be binding and final. By participating, entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, participating dealers and retailers, affiliates, sales representatives, distributors, and promotional and other vendor agencies, their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, service agencies, independent contractors, and the officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives of any of the above organizations from any injury, loss, or damage to person, including death, or property due in-whole or in-part, directly or indirectly, to the acceptance or use/misuse of a prize, participation in any contest-related activity, or participation in the contest.
Sponsor has the right but not the obligation to post any submission for worldwide viewing on the internet. Submission cannot defame or invade the rights or privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any third party’s personal, proprietary, or intellectual rights. Submission cannot contain illegal or unlawful material, and must not promote bigotry, racism, harm, or discrimination. Submission must be consistent with Sponsor’s reputation in the marketplace and must be suitable for audiences of all ages. Submissions which, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, contain any type of vulgarity or objectionable content will not be posted. Submissions that do not meet these stated criteria, or entries that, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, may technically meet the stated criteria but do not reflect the intent and the spirit of the contest, will not be posted.
Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the contest, or in the announcement of prizes, including erroneous appearance of qualification for a prize, and under no circumstances will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded. If for any reason Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this contest, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the contest is severely undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, 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 abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the contest without further obligation. If Sponsor in its discretion elects to so abbreviate the contest, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all eligible entries received to date. All entries are the property of Sponsor and are not returnable.
This contest is intended for viewing in the United States only and shall be construed and evaluated only according to United States law. Do not enter this contest if you are not located in the United States. The use of any automated devices in connection with this contest is prohibited. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, delayed computer transactions, or network connections, whether human, technical, or otherwise in nature. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this contest should virus, bugs, or other causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security, or proper play of this contest. Sponsor is not responsible for any injury or damage to any person’s computer or related equipment resulting from or relating to participation in this contest or downloading any material related to this contest. Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. In the event of a dispute, the potential winner may be required to provide proof that he or she is the authorized holder of the identified e-mail account.