Over the Moon Milk - Best Shared Secrets - Contest Rules



To enter the Over the Moon Milk “Best Shared Secret Contest” ("Contest"), enter between 12:01 am (EST) on March 12, 2013 and 11:59 p.m. (EST) on May 13, 2013. To enter go to www.overthmoonmilk/promotions/secrets and fill out every required field in the entry form.

Only online entries will be eligible. Entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. (EST) on May 13, 2013. Include with each entry (i) an original smoothie recipe and (ii) an original health tip or secret. Entries which, in the sole discretion of Garelick Farms, LLC (“Sponsor”), contain inappropriate or indecent language or images will not be considered.  Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry that does not provide valid information in every entry field of entry form.

LIMIT OF ONE (1) RECIPE ENTRY PER PERSON. PER DAY. LIMIT OF ONE (1) FINALIST PER PERSON. No duplicate recipes accepted. Use of automated processes or similar devices to submit electronic entries is strictly prohibited. Entries must be the original work of the entrant and must not have been previously published elsewhere or entered in another contest. By entering this Contest you agree that each recipe entry does not infringe the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity or other intellectual property rights of any person or entity. All recipe entries, regardless of whether they are selected winners, including but not limited to copyright and ownership, become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Sponsor shall have the right to use, reproduce, photograph for publication, alter, license, transfer or modify any recipe entry for any purpose. Entry constitutes agreement to be bound by these rules and permission to use your name and likeness, in addition to your recipe(s) and health tips, for publicity purposes without further compensation.

Contest Prizes: Grand Prize:(i)  $1,000 Visa Gift Card and one (1) blender ($100 approximate retail value); Voter’s Choice: $500 Visa Gift Card and one (1) blender ($100 approximate retail value). Top Eight (8) Recipes, excluding Grand Prize winner and Voter’s Choice winner, (8) $100 Visa Gift Card ($800 approximate retail value) and eight (8) blenders ($800 approximate retail value). Approximate retail value of all Judged Prizes to be awarded to Finalists: $3,300.00.

Eligibility: Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry and legal residents of the States of Vermont, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, Rhode Island, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey, Pennsylvania, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia, Delaware, Ohio and the District of Columbia. Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and family members (spouse, parents, children and siblings and their spouses) and individuals living in the same household of such employees are ineligible. Entrants must have a valid e-mail address at the time of entry. Each entry has an equal chance of winning. This offer is void wherever prohibited, and is subject to all federal, state and local laws. By participating, entrants agree to these official rules. Sponsor may report, as required by applicable statute or regulation, the value of the prize and the identity of the winners to appropriate taxing authorities. This Contest is offered in the U.S. only and shall only be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

Finalist and Winner Selection:

Finalists: Finalists will be selected by Sponsor appointed judges ("Judges") from the pool of all entries submitted and will be announced on or about May 14, 2013. Judges are appointed at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Finalists will be selected based upon a combination of the following established criteria: creativity and innovation of smoothie recipe (25%); creativity and innovation of health secret (25%) taste (25%); consumer appeal (25%). Only one (1) recipe entry per person can qualify as a Finalist.

The Top Ten Finalist will be announced on or about May 14, 2013 and announced on http://www.overthemoonmilk.com/.  At this time voting will open to determine the Voter’s Choice and the Grand Prize Winner.

The Grand Prize Winner will be selected based upon a combination of the following established criteria: creativity and innovation of smoothie recipe (22.5%); creativity and innovation of health secret (22.5%) taste (22.5%); consumer appeal (22.5%), and number of consumer votes received (10%).

The Grand Prize Winner of the Judged Prizes will be announced on or about June 17th, 2013 and announced on http://www.overthemoonmilk.com/. Winning is subject to validation.

In the event of a tie in either segment of the Contest, with each of the entries receiving the same score by the Judges, the Finalists involved in the tie will be re-judged by newly appointed judge who will serve as a tiebreaker and will evaluate entries according to the criteria outlined above. All decisions of Sponsor are final in all matters relating to this Contest. The winners of the Judged Prizes will be notified by mail and will be required to complete an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release, including the winner's social security number for tax reporting purposes, which must be notarized and returned within 14 days of the date mailed to the winner or an alternate winner may be selected.

The Voter’s Choice Winner will be announced on or about June 17th, 2013 and announced on http://www.overthemoonmilk.com/. Winning is subject to validation.

The Voter’s Choice winner will be determined by the finalist with the greatest number of votes during the voting period. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any votes that appear to have been the result of mechanical reproduction or have been entered via an automated online entry mechanism.

Prize Restrictions: No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except at sole discretion of Sponsor. By accepting the prize the winner agrees to the release of his or her name and/or likeness for potential publicity purposes, where permitted by law.

Limitation of Liability: Sponsor and prize suppliers are not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any contest-related materials; computer system, hardware, software, or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, or delayed computer transaction or network connections; stolen, lost, misplaced, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, or illegible entries. By participating in this contest and accepting a prize, winners agree that Sponsor and its affiliates, agents and promotion agencies shall not be liable for any losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with the contest or resulting from the winner's participation in the contest, acceptance, possession, use, or misuse, of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, privacy or defamation. Sponsor reserves the right to conduct background checks with respect to any winner for the sole purpose of determining whether the selection of a winner creates a reputational risk to Sponsor, in which case, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may select an alternate winner. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the contest if fraud or technical failures compromise the integrity of the contest or render execution of the contest impractical as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process or otherwise violates any of the rules of the contest. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify or reduce the vote totals of any finalist whose entry, in Sponsor's sole discretion, appears to have benefited from any effort to artificially impact the online vote, whether through automated or repeated voting, regardless of whether there is any evidence that the entrant him or herself engaged in any of these practices. Automated or repeated voting will be prohibited and Sponsor reserves the right to impose technical measures on the web site designed to prevent these activities.

For the name of the winners or a copy of these Official Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Over the Moon Milk Prize Center, Two Great Falls Plaza, Unit 8, Auburn, Maine 04210

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