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Announcing the MICHAEL VEY Commercial Contest!

CONTEST HAS ENDED

Are you a Veyniac? Do you need to be a hero at your faculty? Do you need to win prizes! Do you need to see your self on a national network?

Then enter the MICHAEL VEY COMMERCIAL CONTEST!

Make a YouTube Commercial for Michael Vey and you may win some awesome prizes in your faculty and yourself, including a day with bestselling Michael Vey writer, Richard Paul Evans!

This is the most superior contest ever! Create an advertisement for Michael Vey, publish it on YouTube, share it and you might win! 15 entries will win a prize!

PRIZES!

GRAND PRIZE ($7,500 worth)

  • An assembly and private guide signing at your faculty.
  • Lunch with writer Richard Paul Evans and 5 of your greatest pals.
  • Your business can be posted on a serious Fb web page and different digital media to tens of millions of individuals.
  • A classroom reading set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1 in hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books in your faculty class or library.

FIRST RUNNER UP

  • A Skype in your faculty with writer Richard Paul Evans
  • A classroom reading set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1 in hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.

SECOND RUNNER UP (Three of these!)

  • A classroom studying set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1 in hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.

THIRD RUNNER UP (10 of those!)

•    A hardcover copy of Michael Vey 6: FALL OF HADES personally autographed by Richard Paul Evans.

  • A Michael Vey 1 3D collector card.

The best way to enter

It’s so easy to enter and it’s fun. Just four easy steps.

  1. Create a video advertisement to excite others about reading the Michael Vey collection. It may be simple– simply you and your greatest persuasive promote or as difficult as you want with animation and special results. (Video ought to be not than two minutes. For full contest rules see under.)

2. Together with your mother and father or instructor’s permission, submit your video to YouTube. (Your personal channel)

three.  Ship a hyperlink of your video to CONTEST HAS ENDED.

4.  This is the way you win! Share your video with everybody you already know, particularly your classmates and ask them to share! The entree with the most likes, shares and views wins!

You possibly can verify your contest status on this web site. Each week we’ll submit the prime 10 leaders.

The best way to Win

Winners will probably be judged by these three classes. The entry with the most Complete Points wins.

Probably the most Likes, the most Shares and the most Views. Likes + Shares + Views = Complete Factors

Begin posting now! Contest begins December 1, 2016 and ends April 16, 2017.

The Michael Vey Commercial Contest Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Contest might solely be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and entries originating from another jurisdiction usually are not eligible for entry.  This Contest is ruled solely by the legal guidelines of the United States.  You are not approved to take part in the Contest in case you are not situated within the United States.  NO FEE OR PRODUCT PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER.

  1. Tips on how to Enter. To enter the MVCC contest (“Contest”), participant must publish their submission independently on YouTube then ship a link of the entry to: [email protected] All entry info shall be collectively referred to herein as the “Submissions” or every as a “Submission.”  Submissions must adjust to the Tips and Restrictions outlined under.  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify this Contest in the occasion an insufficient variety of entries are acquired that meet the minimum judging standards.  Members might enter multiple submission, nevertheless the “total points” required used to pick winners shall be based mostly on each entry’s efficiency and never an combination of multiple submissions.  Individuals who do not send in a hyperlink to the required e mail tackle won’t be eligible.

By getting into, each entrant warrants and represents the following with respect to their Submission: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive proprietor of the Submission; (b) the Submission won’t infringe on any rights of any third events; and (c) any third events appearing in the Submission have given entrant applicable consent to be filmed and used as permitted herein. [Sponsor reserves the right to request third party releases from any third party included in any Submission at any time.  Failure to produce fully executed third party releases (if applicable) may result in disqualification of the Submission, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion].

Providing a Submission constitutes entrant’s consent to provide Sponsor a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create by-product works from, and show such Submissions in entire or partially, on a worldwide basis, and to include it into other works, in any type, media or know-how now recognized or later developed, including but not limited to on any and all Web media, together with Sponsor’s websites and properties and on social networking sites (i.e., Fb, YouTube, Twitter and so on.), for any legal function in any respect.

All entrants should have a legitimate e mail tackle. No automated entry units and/or packages permitted.  All entries, including Submissions, develop into the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries won’t be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor just isn’t answerable for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will probably be disqualified, or for issues of any type whether mechanical, human or electronic.  Solely absolutely accomplished entry varieties are eligible.  Proof of submission won’t be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.

  1. Begin/Finish Dates. Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. Japanese Time on December 1, 2016 and ends at 11:59:59 PM Japanese Time on April 16, 2017 (“Contest Period”).
  2. Eligibility. Participation open solely to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia who are a minimum of 18 years of age or the age of majority of their state of residence, or with mother or father or authorized guardian permission]as of date of entry. Void outdoors of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by regulation. Staff, officers and administrators of Mercury Radio Arts, Simon Pulse, Simon & Schuster, Richard Paul Evans Inc., Richard Paul Evans personally  (“Sponsor”) and their respective father or mother corporations, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion businesses, manufacturers or distributors of Contest materials and their fast families (mother and father, youngsters, siblings, spouse) or members of the similar family (whether associated or not) of such staff/officers/directors usually are not eligible to enter.  You are not approved to take part in the Contest in case you are not situated inside the United States or the District of Columbia.  All federal, state and native legal guidelines and laws apply.
  3. Submission Tips and Content Restrictions: By getting into, every entrant agrees that his or her Submission conforms to the Submission Tips and Content material Restrictions as defined under (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, might take away any Submission and disqualify an entrant from the Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, that the entrant’s Submission fails to evolve to the Tips and Restrictions.

Submission Tips:

  • The Submission should not exceed two minutes in length.
  • The Submission have to be in English.

Content material Restrictions:

The Submission should not include material that violates or infringes any rights of another celebration, together with but not restricted to copyright, trademark, privateness, publicity or another mental property rights;

  • The Submission must not in any disparage Sponsor or another individual or social gathering;
  • The Submission should not include materials that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;
  • The Submission should not include materials that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or hurt towards any group or particular person or promotes discrimination based mostly on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age; and
  • The Submission must not include material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the legal guidelines or laws of the United States or of any jurisdiction where Submission is created.
  • The Submission can’t promote unlawful medicine or firearms (or the use of any of the foregoing), or any activities which will seem unsafe or dangerous, or any specific political agenda or message;
  • The Submission have to be according to the picture and values of Sponsor and be in keeping with and fulfill the function of the Contest.

Each entrant acknowledges that different entrants might have used concepts and/or concepts of their Submission that could be comparable in concept or concept to what is included in entrant’s Submission. Each entrant understands and agrees that he/she shall not have any declare towards another entrant or Sponsor arising out any such similarity or be entitled to any compensation because of any such similarity.

Sponsor’s selections are remaining and binding in all matters referring to this Contest, together with, however not limited to, interpretation and software of these Official Guidelines.  By getting into the Contest, entrants absolutely and unconditionally comply with be sure by these guidelines and the selections of the judges, which shall be remaining and binding in all matters referring to the Contest.

  1. Judging/Judging Criteria. All Submissions might be judged by a panel of judges which have the required information and experience to use the judging standards. All Submissions might be judged based mostly on the following equally-weighted judging criteria: (a) Number of likes, verified on YouTube Video (b) Variety of “Views”, verified on YouTube Video and (c) Variety of “Shares”, verified on YouTube Video. By getting into the Contest, entrants absolutely and unconditionally comply with be sure by these rules and the selections of the judges, which might be remaining and binding in all issues referring to the Contest.
  2. Prize(s).

GRAND PRIZE (One can be awarded)

  • An meeting and personal ebook signing at your faculty. In the unlikely occasion that travel is made unattainable as a consequence of circumstances past sponsor’s control, the grand prize winner can be award $1,000 cash in lieu of writer presentation.
  • Lunch with writer Richard Paul Evans and ten of your greatest buddies.
  • Your business will air on the Nationwide Blaze network to hundreds of thousands of people.
  • A classroom studying set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1, hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books on your faculty library.

FIRST RUNNER UP (One shall be awarded)

  • A Skype in your faculty with writer Richard Paul Evans
  • A classroom reading set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1, hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.

SECOND RUNNER UP (Three shall be awarded)

  • A classroom reading set: 35 copies of Michael Vey 1, hardcover.
  • An entire (1-6), autographed hardcover set of Michael Vey books for you.

THIRD RUNNER UP (Ten might be awarded)

A hardcover copy of Michael Vey 6: FALL OF HADES personally autographed by Richard Paul Evans

UNCLAIMED PRIZES WILL NOT BE AWARDED. All unspecified expenses are the duty of winner(s).

Notification. Winners will probably be notified by e-mail or telephone and will probably be required to sign and return, where authorized, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity Release and/or rights switch document within five (5) days of prize notification. Moreover, winners may be required to submit releases from any and all third parties appearing in their respective Submissions. If any winner is taken into account a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity and rights switch document have to be signed by his/her father or mother or authorized guardian. If any winner can’t be contacted within 5 (5) calendar days of first notification attempt, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any winner rejects his/her prize or in the occasion of noncompliance with these Contest rules and requirements, such prize shall be forfeited and may be awarded to the Submission with the next highest rating. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will probably be given.

Circumstances. [Sponsor shall not be liable or responsible in the event Submission is not used for any reason]. Submissions could also be minimize, edited, reformatted, rearranged, combined with different supplies and/or otherwise modified, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Any and all federal, state and local taxes are the sole duty of the winners. Participation in Contest and/or acceptance of prize constitutes every winner’s permission for Sponsor to make use of his/her identify, handle (metropolis and state), likeness, photograph, image, portrait, voice, biographical info, Submission and/or any statements made by every winner relating to the Contest or Sponsor for advertising and promotional functions with out notice or further compensation, besides the place prohibited by regulation. By collaborating, entrants and winners comply with release and maintain innocent Sponsor, promotional parties and [their/its] promoting and promotion businesses and their respective mum or dad corporations, subsidiaries, associates, companions, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, staff, officers and directors (collectively, “Released Entities”), from any and all legal responsibility, for loss, hurt, injury, damage, value or expense by any means including with out limitation, property injury, personal damage and/or dying which may happen in reference to, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Contest, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Contest-related activity and for any claims based mostly on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privateness, copyright infringement, trademark infringement or some other mental property-related explanation for action.  Entrants who don’t comply with these Official Rules, or try and intrude with this Contest in any approach shall be disqualified. Sponsor is just not responsible if Contest can’t take place or if [any] prize can’t be awarded on account of journey cancellations, delays or interruptions because of acts of God, acts of struggle, pure disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.

Further Terms. Any attempted type of entry aside from as set forth in Section 1 above is prohibited; no automated, programmed; robotic or comparable means of entry are permitted. Sponsor, its associates, partners and promotion and promoting businesses aren’t answerable for technical, hardware, software, phone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any type, lost or unavailable network connections, site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, visitors congestion, incomplete or inaccurate seize of entry info (no matter trigger) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed pc transmissions which can limit one’s potential to enter the Contest, together with any damage or injury to participant’s or another individual’s pc referring to or resulting from collaborating on this Contest or downloading any supplies in this Contest. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, prolong or suspend this Contest should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its management corrupt or affect the administration, safety, fairness or proper conduct of the Contest. In such case, Sponsor will select the winners from all eligible entries acquired previous to and/or after (if applicable) the motion taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any particular person it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry course of or the operation of the Contest or website online. Sponsor might prohibit an entrant from collaborating in the Contest or profitable a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that stated entrant is trying to undermine the reputable operation of the Contest by dishonest, hacking, deception, or different unfair enjoying practices (including the use of automated fast entry packages) or intending to harass, abuse, threaten or harass another entrants or Sponsor representatives.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

In the event of a dispute as to any Submission, the approved account holder of the e-mail tackle used to register shall be deemed to be the entrant and must adjust to these Official Rules.  The “authorized account holder” is the pure individual assigned an e-mail handle by an Web entry provider, online service supplier or other organization chargeable for assigning e mail addresses for the domain related to the submitted tackle. Every entrant could also be required to point out proof of being a licensed account holder.

Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties. IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SITE AND/OR ENTRY IN THE CONTEST, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE CONTEST. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS CONTEST AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”  WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.

Disputes; Governing Regulation. The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in reference to these Official Guidelines, together with, with out limitation, the Contest. Any controversy or declare arising out of or relating to those Official Guidelines and/or the Contest shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the business arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Affiliation. Any such controversy or declare shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of some other celebration. The arbitration shall be carried out in the State of New York, Metropolis of New York.

THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not topic to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in reference to the getting into of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Guidelines and/or the Contest, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts situated in or closest to the County of New York in the State of New York.  The events agree to not increase the protection of discussion board non conveniens.

Use of Knowledge. Sponsor might be amassing personal knowledge about entrants on-line, in accordance with its privacy policy. By collaborating in the Contest, entrants hereby comply with Sponsor’s collection and usage of their private info and acknowledge that they have learn and accepted Sponsor’s privacy coverage.

Listing of Winners. To obtain an inventory of winners, send an e mail to [email protected] or a self-addressed, stamped envelope by Might 1, 2017 to: Michael Vey contest. P.O. Box 712137, Salt Lake Metropolis, Utah, 84171.