HOW TO ENTER OUR PHOTO CHALLENGE

    (1) Now until January 3, 2017, share your creative holiday photos with us on Instagram. (Psst! If your photo includes friends and family, don't forget to ask their permission before submitting!)
    (2) Tag your photos with @britandco and use the hashtags #bcholiday and #contest.
    (3) On January 4, 2017, we'll announce three (3) winners! We will pick winners based on creativity, originality and holiday spirit!
    (4) Each winner will get a special regram on @britandco, a $100 VISA Gift Card and a B+C online class of their choice!
    (5) Enter as many photos as you like. All posts with hashtags #bcholiday and #contest will be considered. Good luck!


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    BRIT + CO OFFICIAL PROMOTION RULES

    NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
    GENERAL CONDITIONS: The Brit + Co “Holiday Instagram Challenge" (the “Promotion”) begins at 12:00:01 am PST on December 5, 2016 and ends at 11:59:59 PM PST on January 3, 2017 (the “Promotion Period”). The Promotion sponsor is Brit Media, Inc. (the “Sponsor”). The Promotion and all entries, are subject to and governed by Sponsor and its Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and the additional terms herein. To review Sponsor’s privacy policy, please visit: http://www.brit.co/privacy/. By entering this Promotion, you agree to abide by the terms of these Official Promotion Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to the Promotion.

    There is no purchase or fee required to become a member of Instagram. Membership of Instagram is free but content posted on Instagram is subject to Instagram’s privacy policies and terms of use, which are accessible at https://help.instagram.com/155833707900388/?ref=hc_fnav and https://help.instagram.com/478745558852511, respectively, and which may differ from the terms of these rules. Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply. Please read the terms of use and privacy policy for each service carefully before signing up. The Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administrated by, or associated with Instagram. By entering, you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Instagram. You release Instagram of all liability for the Promotion. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Promotion must be directed to Sponsor and not Instagram. Instagram is a registered trademark of Facebook, Inc. All rights reserved.

    Any limitation on the number of entries per person will be stated in the Promotion Description Page. All entries become the property of Sponsor, and will not be returned once received by the Sponsor. By entering, each entrant grants Sponsor the right to disseminate information regarding the entries as part of Sponsor’s ongoing marketing and public relations efforts without compensation, notice to or approval from the entrant, unless prohibited by law. Each entrant shall take any additional steps reasonably requested by Sponsor in order to transfer and/or perfect the rights granted or warranted to Sponsor in these Official Promotion Rules.

    ELIGIBILITY: Promotions are only open to residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are at least 18 years of age at date of entry. Employees of Sponsor as well as their immediate family members and/or persons living in their households; as well as all of Sponsor’s agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies (“Promotion Entities”) are not eligible to participate in any Promotion. Entrants who do not comply with these requirements or these Official Promotion Rules are not eligible to compete or win a prize.

    JUDGING CRITERIA FOR PROMOTION: Within one day after the end of the Promotion Period, Sponsor shall select a total of THREE (3) CONTEST WINNERS based on the following judging criteria: photo themes, creativity, and quality of image submitted. Prize awards are subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. By entering a Promotion, entrant warrants that he or she is the sole designer, creator, and owner of the entry, including all visual components, or has permission to use copyrighted components, and further warrants that the entry does not infringe the rights of any third parties. Entrant must have obtained all necessary releases from any persons or related to any subject matter appearing in each entry.

    WINNER NOTIFICATION: The Promotion winners will be announced on the Brit + Co Instagram page each week. A winner must respond from his/her registered e-mail address within 48 hours of the announcement and, in order to be eligible to accept a prize, must include in such response: (i) winner’s full legal name, (ii) current residential mailing address, (iii) phone number, and (iv) date of birth. If a winner fails to respond in the time and in the manner required, such Winner will be disqualified and will be deemed to have forfeited his/her prize. It is the sole responsibility of an entrant to notify Sponsor of any changes in his/her name and/or address. Each winning entrant must sign and return any documents, if requested, within the time period stipulated by the Sponsor. Failure to comply with this requirement may result in disqualification. Any notification returned as undeliverable may result in disqualification and the prize will be awarded to another entrant. In the event a winning entry is discovered to be invalid for any other reason whatsoever, the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded. A list of the winner(s) will be provided upon request.

    PRIZES: A Total of THREE (3) Winners will receive a VISA Gift Card of $100, a Brit + Co online class of their choice, and a regram on the Brit + Co Instagram feed. Total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each prize is one hundred and forty dollars (US $140.00). Total approximate ARV of all prizes is $420.

    Each prize is non-transferable, non-redeemable for cash, and may not be applied as a credit towards a different Sponsor offering. All federal, state, and local taxes associated with the receipt or use of a prize are the sole responsibility of a winner. Sponsor reserves the right to withhold any taxes as required by applicable law. Unless specifically stated otherwise, any third party prize providers have not sponsored this Promotion in any way.

    DISCLAIMER AND LIMIT OF LIABILITY: SPONSOR MAKES NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ENTRANT’S PARTICIPATION IN ANY PROMOTION. SPONSOR SHALL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY LOSS, DAMAGE, COST, OR INJURY THAT ARISES FROM OR RELATES TO PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION, OR WINNING OR USE OF A PRIZE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: (I) LATE, LOST, DELAYED, DAMAGED, MISDIRECTED, INCOMPLETE, OR UNINTELLIGIBLE ENTRIES; (II) TELEPHONE, ELECTRONIC, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE PROGRAM, NETWORK, INTERNET, OR COMPUTER MALFUNCTIONS, FAILURES, VIRUSES OR DIFFICULTIES OF ANY KIND; (III) FAILED, INCOMPLETE, GARBLED, OR DELAYED COMPUTER TRANSMISSIONS; (IV) THE UPLOADING OR DOWNLOADING OF ANY MATERIAL IN CONNECTION WITH A PROMOTION; (V) ERRORS IN THE ADMINISTRATION OR FULFILLMENT OF THE PROMOTION, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION MECHANICAL, ELECTRONIC, HUMAN, PRINTING, DISTRIBUTION OR PRODUCTION ERRORS; AND (VI) ANY OTHER CONDITION THAT MAY CAUSE THE PROMOTION TO BE DISRUPTED OR CORRUPTED. SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT, IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION AND WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE, TO SUSPEND OR CANCEL ANY PROMOTION OR ALTER THE RULES FOR ANY REASON, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO ALTERATION OR CORRUPTION OF THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE PROMOTION BY COMPUTER VIRUS, TECHNICAL PROBLEM, OR OTHER UNFORESEEABLE EVENT, AND SELECT THE WINNERS FROM AMONG ALL ENTRIES RECEIVED FROM THE UNAFFECTED PORTION OF THE PROMOTION OR BY SOME OTHER MEANS DEEMED BY SPONSOR IN ITS SOLE DISCRETION TO BE FAIR, APPROPRIATE AND CONSISTENT WITH THE SPIRIT OF THESE OFFICIAL PROMOTION RULES.

    RELEASE BY ENTRANTS: By entering the Promotion, each entrant indemnifies, releases and agrees to hold harmless the Promotion Entities, and its and their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, owners, employees from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, losses, or damages of any kind (including, but not limited to, consequential or punitive damages, those related to, personal injury, death, damage to property, infringement of proprietary rights, rights of publicity, or privacy or defamation, and attorney fees) arising out of or in connection with: (i) entering the Promotion; (ii) acceptance or use of any prize; or (iii) any other act or omission arising out of or relating to the Promotion.
    PUBLICITY: If an entry is chosen by Sponsor as a Promotion winner, each winning entrant expressly consents to the use by Sponsor (without further permission or financial compensation) of such winner’s name and/or likeness, in any medium (including without limitation digital or hard copy), for publicity purposes in connection with the Promotion, for marketing and advertising purposes or for any other purpose that is not prohibited by law.

    MISCONDUCT: Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify or refuse entry to any person who (i) tampers with the registration process, the operation of a Promotion or a Sponsor web site; (ii) acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy or harass another person; or (iii) is otherwise in violation of these Official Promotion Rules. Entries generated by script, macro, or other automated means and entry by any means which subvert the entry process will be void. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify from the Promotion and ban from any future Promotions, any person it believes to have intentionally violated these Official Promotion Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or to have tampered with any element of the Promotion without notice to the disqualified or banned person.

    LEGAL WARNING: Any attempt to deliberately damage any online entry or website or to undermine the legitimate operations of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify such entrant and seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent of the law.

    GOVERNING LAW: Promotions shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of California, applicable to contracts made and performed therein without reference to conflicts of law principles. All disputes related to any Promotion or these Official Promotion Rules will be arbitrated pursuant to the arbitration clause in Sponsor’s Terms of Use (www.brit.co/terms-of-use).

    INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: Promotions and all related web pages and code are the property of Sponsor. Any copying or unauthorized use of Sponsor’s copyrighted materials, trademarks or any other intellectual property without Sponsor’s express written consent is strictly prohibited.

    PRIVACY POLICY: Sponsor will collect, use, and disclose the personal information provided upon registration and entry into the Promotion in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy (www.brit.co/privacy), including but not limited to, sharing personal information with our third party promotional partners.

    SPONSOR: Brit Media, Inc., 550 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102. Unless specifically stated otherwise, our Promotions are in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest Google+, Instagram or any other organization not specifically named as a Sponsor in these Rules.

    QUESTIONS: If you have any questions regarding Sponsor Promotions please contact us via email at hello@brit.co.
    To obtain any legally-required winners list (after the conclusion of the Promotion) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed envelope with the proper postage affixed to: Brit Media, Inc., Holiday Instagram Challenge, 550 Sutter Street, San Francisco, CA 94102. Please specify "winners list" or "Official Rules" and the name of the Promotion in your request.