In honor of Valentine’s Day, we want to be inspired by your love! Share your unbelievably romantic love story with us for your chance to win our Share the Love Contest. One lucky couple will win a Liberator Esse! To enter, post your love story on Facebook with the hashtag #ourepiclovestory
Here’s how it works:
- Write a description and share what best represents your love story. You can be as detailed or as broad as you like with your story. But be creative!
- Post your love story on Facebook, and include the hashtag #ourepiclovestory in the post. Adding both the hashtag is very important! You will not be officially entered unless you tag. If your profile is set to private, you will have to share your entry in a direct message to ensure your entered.
- Share your epic love story by noon, February 13th. The winner of the Share the Love Challenge will be announced on Facebook at noon February 12th.
- Have fun with your post! We want people to be inspired by your love, and the most compelling story will win—but remember no nudes, please. Also, make sure you own the rights to the images you share and get the permission of anyone appearing the photos first.
Here are the official rules and small print of the Liberator Bedroom Gear Epic Love Story Challenge:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN
Wednesday, January 27, 2016 – Friday, February 12, 2016
Description, Contest Entry Period and Sponsor: Liberator Bedroom Adventure Gear “Epic Love Story” Contest (the “Contest”) begins at 5 pm Pacific Time (“PT”) on Wednesday, January 27, 2016, ending at 12;00 pm PT on Friday, February 12, 2016 (“Contest Period”). The sponsor of the Contest Liberator Bedroom Adventure Gear, located at 2745 Bankers Industrial Drive, Atlanta, GA 30360. The Contest is void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. The Contest is subject to all applicable U.S. federal, state, and local laws and regulations. By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Liberator, which are final and binding in all respects.
Eligibility: The Contest is offered to natural persons who are legal residents of the 50 United States, who have Internet access, and who are 18 years of age or above (“Entrants”). Employees, producers and directors of Liberator Bedroom Adventure Gear, their respective affiliated and subsidiary organizations, advertising and promotional agencies and the immediate family members (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son) or members of the households of such employees or directors or family members (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter or win a prize.
How to Enter: To enter the Contest Entrants must upload a photograph and write a post to Facebook illustrating the Entrant’s epic love story. The Entrant must tag their post with the hashtag #EpicLoveStory followed by an explanation of their own love story. Each post uploaded to Facebook meeting these requirements will be recognized as an entry into the Contest (“Entry”). Liberator will choose the winning Entry on the grounds of the most creative and inspiring story. Multiple Entries are permitted.
Submission Requirements: Entries must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity. If a photo contains any material or elements that are not owned by the Entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the Entrant must have obtained, prior to submitting it, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the photo including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person who appears in or is identifiable in the Entry. Liberator may request proof of these permissions from you at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render Entry null and void. Entries must be free of profanity, references to sex, violence, drugs, alcohol, nudity, and/or inappropriate language. Entries must be in good taste and suitable for viewing by persons of all ages. Entries cannot contain any offensive, obscene, inappropriate or sexually suggestive material, propaganda, potentially misleading information, or defamatory or disparaging material about Liberator Bedroom Adventure Gear or its programs or activities, other people or companies, or endorse any form of hate or hate group or terrorist activity, or discriminate on the basis of race, religion, creed, national origin, disability, handicap, age, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Entries cannot directly promote or speak negatively about any particular faith, political action, legislation or party, or promote or encourage the violation of any law, as determined by Liberator at its sole discretion. Entries must not contain anything else that is not in keeping with the image of Liberator or that is not in compliance with these Official Rules. Please note that Liberator has the right, but not the obligation, to review and monitor entries.
Agreements: By submitting an Entry to Liberator, you hereby:
agree to be bound by these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements;
agree that the conditions of submission set forth in these Official Rules, and all documents and agreements incorporated in these Official Rules by reference, solely govern the relationship between Entrants and Liberator in connection with these Contest;
waive any privacy expectations that you may have with respect to any such Entry submitted by you to Liberator;
agree to hold Liberator and its affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees sponsors and assigns harmless from and against, and hereby waive any right to pursue, any claims of any nature arising in connection with the inclusion in, publication via or display on any Liberator site, or any other use authorized under these Official Rules, of any Entry submitted to Liberator by you;
acknowledge that you are at least 18 years of age;
agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Contest and/or prevent others from utilizing the Contest.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE COMPETITION VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, LIBERATOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY PARTICIPANTS MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND LIBERATOR MAY SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
General Liability Release: Liberator assumes no responsibility for illegible, lost, delayed, misdirected or incomplete entries, system errors and failures, faulty transmissions, or other telecommunications malfunctions. Liberator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend part or all of this Contest if, in Liberator’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or integrity and proper play of the Contest. In such circumstances, the Contest may be canceled by Liberator. In such event, Liberator may void any Entries that cause such a disruption and award prizes from among all eligible Entries received up to the date of cancelation.
Liberator reserves the right to cancel the Contest for any reason it deems appropriate. Liberator reserves the right to disqualify any Entry for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion
Anticipated Number of Contestants: Liberator cannot accurately predict the number of Entrants who will participate in the Contest. Liberator reserves the right to not choose a winner if it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries.
Prize: The winning Entry will be awarded a prize comprising: One Liberator Esse. Total approximate retail value of the prize is $450.
Prize Conditions: Any and all taxes and other costs, fees and expenses (including any travel-related costs) not specifically stated within these Official Rules as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the prize recipient. Prizes may not be transferred, substituted or redeemed for cash, except at Liberator’s sole discretion. Specifics of the prize are in Liberator’s sole discretion. The prize is subject to availability and Liberator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award a prize of equal or greater value if the advertised prize or a portion of the prize is unavailable. Liberator shall not be responsible for any travel arrangements or liable for any damages or other harm suffered during travel.
Prize Notification: The Winner of the Contest will be notified via the social media platform they entered on Monday, February 15th, 2016, and provided with an email address at which the Winner can contact Liberator. Liberator will then verify the Winner’s identity by requesting that the Winner posts the phrase “I just won @liberatorgear ‘Epic Love Story’ Contest!” as a comment on the winning Entry photo from the Winner’s Facebook account to verify that the Winner is the owner and controller of the winning account. After verification, the Winner will be asked via email for the Winner’s legal name in order to finalize the prize transfer. The Prize is not transferable. All reasonable efforts will be made to contact winners – however, if the winning entrant does not respond to Liberator within 48 hours, the prize will be awarded to the second-favorite Entrant.
Publicity Release: Except where otherwise prohibited, entry into the Contest and acceptance of the Prize constitutes permission for Liberator and its promotional agents to use the Winner’s name, likeness, and prize information in any and all media for any purpose including for commercial, advertising, and promotional purposes without additional notice, compensation or consent.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: ENTRANTS HEREBY AGREE TO RELEASE, INDEMNIFY, AND HOLD HARMLESS Liberator; EACH OF ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, PARENT AND RELATED COMPANIES, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND SHAREHOLDERS; FACEBOOK, TWITTER AND INSTAGRAM (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELEASEES”) FROM ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATING IN THIS CONTEST, INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST OR FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, OR USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED OR PARTICIPATION OR INABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY PRIZE-RELATED ACTIVITY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF DATA, INCOME, OR PROFIT; LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES. PARTICIPANTS AGREE THAT RELEASEES HAVE NOT MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE), IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE CONTEST. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, Liberator DOES NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WITH RESPECT TO THE INSTAGRAM APP, FACEBOOK AND TWITTER AND Liberator.ORG SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE CONSEQUENCES OF ANY INTERRUPTIONS OR ERRORS RELATED THERETO. THESE TERMS GIVE YOU SPECIFIC LEGAL RIGHTS. THE PROVISIONS REGARDING IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE VOID IN SOME PROVINCES WHERE IMPLIED WARRANTIES ARE PRESCRIBED BY LAW. Releasees are not responsible for lost, late, illegible, damaged, or stolen entries or submissions, or problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human or electronic. Releasees are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, inability to access a website, fraud, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions or inaccurate transcription of Entry information, whether caused by Liberator, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this promotion or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user’s system or limit a participant’s ability to participate in the promotion. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE INSTAGRAM APP OR ANY ONLINE SERVICE RELATED TO THIS CONTEST OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, Liberator RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Liberator’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Liberator reserves the right to disqualify Entrants who violate the rules or interfere with this Contest in any manner. If an Entrant is disqualified, Liberator reserves the right to terminate that Entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Contest.
The Contest is not administered, sponsored, endorsed by or associated with Facebook.
Governing Law: This Contest and these Official Rules are governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the State of Georgia and any or all claims pursuant to these shall be brought in the courts of the State of Georgia. Any provision of these rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these rules will remain in effect.
Winner: Liberator will post the Winner’s entry on blog.liberator.com and Facebook.com.