The Contest is sponsored jointly by Elica North America 18712 SE 65th Place, Issaquah, WA and ElicaMex. 76215 Avenida la Noria, 102 Parque Industrial Queretaro QRO, MX (collectively, the "Sponsor"), manufacturer of Elica brand appliances.
The Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
By entering, Entrants warrant that: (1) their entry is their original concept; (2) they are authorized by the owner of the design to enter the design in the Contest; and (3) the design does not infringe the intellectual property rights of any third party.
Entrants, as applicable, retain ownership of all design ideas submitted in the Contest. However, by submitting designs and materials in the Contest, Entrants irrevocably grant to Sponsor a fully paid-up, worldwide, assignable license to use and reproduce the submitted materials and derivations thereof in all media for all purposes relating to the Contest (including future versions of the Contest), advertising or promotion of Sponsor or its brands or products, including but not limited to in print ads, multimedia ads, social media posts, and content on the Elica USA, Elica CA and Elica MEX websites, including posts relating to any awards the design professional wins.
Entrants grant the Sponsor permission to contact them using the contact information provided on the Contest entry form, including via electronic messages (such as email and text).
Entrants grant the Sponsor permission to publish their name, and names of individual members of team and company Entrants, for the duration of the Contest, and if the Winner, for five (5) years.
Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses incurred by Entrants in connection with their participation in the Contest. Entrants agree and acknowledge that Sponsor is not obligated to, and will not, return the Entries or any other materials submitted in the Contest.
Sponsor reserves the right to remove any entry information or comments from the Contest web page that it deems objectionable, obscene, or inappropriate for public use.
The Contest may be terminated by the Sponsor at any time in its sole discretion.
Each Entrant shall indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor, its affiliates, assigns, and their agents and employees, against liability should any third-party claim that the use by the Sponsor, its affiliates, assigns, and/or their agents or employees of the Entries or any other materials submitted by such Entrant violates any right of such third party with respect to the Entries or the materials.
Participation in the Contest constitutes an agreement by each Entrant, including all members of a team or company entry, to be bound by these Official Contest Rules. By entering the Contest, Entrants agree that these Official Contest Rules will not be construed for or against a party based on his, her or its level of participation in the drafting of these Official Contest Rules.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers, software, Internet service provider, or e-mail systems; failure of any Entry to be received on account of technical problems, or incomplete, late, lost, damaged, illegible or misdirected electronic communications; or any combination thereof, including damage to Entrants’ or anyone else’s computer equipment related to or resulting from participation in downloading of any materials in this Contest.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify persons found tampering with or otherwise abusing any aspect of this Contest as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
By entering the Contest, each Entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Contest, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action and shall be filed only in the state or federal courts with jurisdiction in Issaquah, WA. and each Entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action; (2) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in entering the Contest, but shall in no event include attorneys’ fees or costs; and (3) EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY APPLICABLE LAW, UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND EACH ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL AND/OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES AND ANY AND ALL RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED, AND ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN DAMAGES FOR ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES INCURRED IN ENTERING THE CONTEST.
Regarding the PRIZE value, ($5,000 USD for 1st place and $1,000 USD for 2nd and 3rd place) of Elica North America Appliances is according the minimum advertised price (“MAP Price”) of Elica North America Appliances at the Elica North America Dealer/Distributor closest to where the Winner is located (as determined by the Winner’s entry form). The Winner is responsible for arranging shipping of the PRIZE and all shipping costs. The eligible products can be Elica Brand Range Hoods, Induction Cooktops & Under counter Refrigeration depending on the availability on the Dealer/ Distributor warehouse.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Wisconsin, USA without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by web site users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized by the Contest.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provisions of these Official Contest Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision of these Rules, which shall remain in full force and effect.
CONTEST RULES MAY BE CHANGED AND UPDATED WITHOUT NOTICE. ENTRANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR CHECKING THE CONTEST WEBPAGE FOR CHANGES AND SHOULD REVIEW THE RULES PRIOR TO EACH SUBMISSION.
IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, ASSIGNEES, OR THEIR AGENTS OR EMPLOYEES, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, ARISING FROM ACCESS TO, OR USE OF, THIS WEBSITE, ELECTRONIC OR COMPUTER MALFUNCTIONS, OR ENTRANT PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST, EVEN IF SPONSOR HAS BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.