Your Caribbean Dive Travel Stories of the Month Contest Terms and Conditions
Caribbean Scuba Diving Vacations Stories OF THE MONTH TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
Contest Void where prohibited by law. Contest begins on the 1st of every month at 12:00 A.M. PT, and all entries must be posted on our Caribbean Scuba Diving Vacations Stories by 11:59 P.M. PT, on the last day of each month. The winner will be selected on or about the 7th of every month. All times are Pacific Time (PT).
HOW TO ENTER
Go to Caribbean Dive Vacations web site, (http://www.caribbean-adventures-and-dive-vacations.com/scuba-diving-vacations.html) and complete the online submission form. After your submission is approved and online, you will receive and email with a link to your submission. Post that link on our Caribbean Scuba Diving Facebook Page and your Caribbean dive travel story will be included in that month's contest. A submission may only be entered once. (There may be delays in approving dive story submissions).
Once submitted, entries and photographs become the sole property of Sponsor (Caribbean Scuba Diving Vacations) and will not be returned.
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, interrupted, or unavailable network, server, or other connections, miscommunications, failed phone or computer hardware or software or telephone transmissions or technical failures, garbled or jumbled transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical, or electronic; including without limitation the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information online.
SELECTION OF WINNERS AND JUDGING CRITERIA
Sponsor's creative staff will select the top eligible entries based on (1) 50 percent for originality of the dive story and photos, and (2) 50 percent for the quality of the write up. Winners will be notified on or about the 7th of every month via email and Facebook. By participating, entrants agree to the Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
Each month's prize is dive gear or a dive related prize.
Additional prizes may be added upon the Sponsor's discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to change the prizes to equal or higher value.
Winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes on prize, as well as any and all expenses relative to participation in the Caribbean Dive Travel Story of the Month Contest (including acceptance of prize) not specified herein. Prizes will be awarded within approximately 30 days after selection of winner. No substitution allowed except at discretion of the Sponsor. Prizes are not transferable. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any and all prizes with prizes of equal or greater value, if an advertised prize becomes unavailable.
Contest void where prohibited by law. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.
CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION
Winners will be notified by email and Facebook and must respond within fourteen (14) days of attempted notification or be disqualified. If a prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, or suspend the contest should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor corrupt or impair the administration, security, or fairness of the contest. In such event, winners will be selected from all eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation, termination, or suspension.
Submission of an entry constitutes the irrevocable grant to Sponsor of all rights in the entry, all rights to publish, use, adapt, edit, and/or modify such entry in any way and in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration or acknowledgment to the entrant and the unconditional right to use the photograph and statements about the promotion for advertising/publicity purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
By entering, participants release Caribbean-Adventures-and-Dive-Vacations.com from any and all liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by participation in the contest or the acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of a prize or participation in any prize-related activities.