Social Media Contest Rules

  1. ENTRY: No purchase necessary to enter or win.

  2. ELIGIBILITY: This contest is open only to legal U.S. residents, over the age of 18. Employees of Independent Meat Company (along with its contractors, affiliates and subsidiaries) and their families are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Contestants residing in those areas where the contest is void may participate in the contest but may not win any prizes. This contest is only open to participants in the lower 48 states.

  3. WINNER SELECTION: Employees of Independent Meat Company will judge the contest. Submissions will be judged on their creativity and originality. All decisions of the judges are final.

  4. PRIZES: Winners will receive prizes and/or Independent Meat Company merchandise.

  5. WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners will be notified within 14 days after the determination date. Inability to contact a winner may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.

  6. GENERAL CONDITIONS:

    • a. Participants hereby grant Independent Meat Company a non-exclusive, perpetual, worldwide license to broadcast, publish, store, reproduce, distribute, syndicate, and otherwise use and exhibit the Submission (along with their names, voices, performance and/or likenesses) in all media now known and later come into being for purposes of trade or advertising without further compensation. Participants represent and warrant that they have full legal right, power and authority to grant Independent Meat Company the foregoing license and if applicable, have secured all necessary rights from any participants in, and contributors to, their Submission in order to grant such a license.

    • b. Independent Meat Company is under no obligation to use any Submission or return the Submissions to participants.

    • c. Winners may be required to execute and return a Certificate of Eligibility, Consent and General Release form within 14 days of notification. Non-compliance within this time period may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Any income tax liability is the sole responsibility of the winner.

  1. USE OF CONTEST INFORMATION: All entries become the property of Independent Meat Company. Independent Meat Company reserves the right to use any and all information related to the contest, including submissions provided by the contestants, for editorial, marketing and any other purpose, unless prohibited by law.

  2. NOT ENDORSED BY FACEBOOK: By participating in this contest, you acknowledge that this contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook and release Facebook from any and all liability arising from or related to this contest. The information you are providing for this contest is being provided to Independent Meat Company and not to Facebook, and will be used to notify you if you have won, and to inform you about special offers from Independent Meat Company and our trusted partners.

  3. CONDUCT: All contest participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Independent Meat Company in its sole discretion reserves the right to disqualify any person it finds to be tampering with the entry process, the operation of its web site or is otherwise in violation of these rules.

  4. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Independent Meat Company is not responsible for late, lost or misdirected email or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions that may occur. If for any reason, the contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, Independent Meat Company may cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest. Entrants further agree to release Independent Meat Company from any liability resulting from, or related to participation in the contest.

  5. WINNERS LIST: The names of the winner may be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Social Media Contests, Independent Meat Company, PO Box EE, Twin Falls, ID 83303.