ELIGIBILITY: IDARA Talent Show is open to everybody globally who is registered on www.idaramedia.com except in regions where otherwise prohibited or restricted by law. The Sponsor, its parent company, subsidiaries and affiliates and their respective employees, directors, officers, shareholders, successors, assigns, agents and consultants (collectively, the “Sponsor Partners”), and Sponsor Partner’s immediate families and persons living in their households are not eligible to enter the Contest. The Contest shall be organized in compliance with all applicable federal, state, and local laws and is void where otherwise prohibited.
Agreement to Rules: By participating, entrants agree to be fully and unconditionally bound by these Official Rules. Entrants represent and warrant that they meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, Entrants agree to accept the decisions of Sponsor, as final and binding as it relates to this Talent Show.
How to Participate: Entrants must register an account on Sponsor website. IDARA Talent Show may be entered by submitting an entry using the online form on Sponsor’s website (www.idaramedia.com). The entry must fulfill all Contest requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize.
Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the Official Rules may be disqualified at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Entrants may enter only one entry per Talent Show using the online entry form. IDARA Talent Show entrants may not enter more than once per Talent Show by using multiple email addresses, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the Official Rules. Use of fraudulent methods or otherwise attempting to circumvent the Official Rules shall be grounds for immediate removal and ineligibility from the event, at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
Sponsor is not responsible for late or unsuccessful attempts to enter. The Entrant should be able to provide on request all appropriate clearances, permissions and releases for the video submission, including releases from the submitting Entrant and any third parties appearing in the submission. Incomplete, corrupted, untimely or unintelligible entries will be disqualified. If for any reason an Entrant’s entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, corrupted or otherwise destroyed, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in subsequent IDARA Talent Shows. Sponsor reserves the right to determine in its sole discretion which entries have satisfied the entry requirements.
Video Submission Requirements:
• Be submitted in a format that YouTube accepts. Any other formats submitted and/or exceeding the time limit will be disqualified.
• Comply with YouTube terms of service and specifications for user submissions and/or video uploads, located at http://www.youtube.com/t/terms and as may otherwise be posted on the YouTube website.
Videos must NOT:
• Contain material and/or conduct which is (or promotes activities which are), in Sponsor’s sole discretion, to be illegal or involves an act of moral turpitude or is otherwise offensive or violates generally accepted standards of behavior or otherwise leads Sponsor to believe or conclude that the public association with Entrant would tend to subject Sponsor to ridicule, contempt, embarrassment or scandal, including, without limitation, material and/or conduct that is sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, violent, self-mutilating (e.g., relating to murder, the sales of weapons, cruelty, abuse, etc.), discriminatory (based on race, sex, religion, natural origin, physical disability, sexual orientation or age), illegal (e.g. underage drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.), threatening, profane, or harassing.
• Contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including, but not limited to, material that violates privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright, trademark, patent or trade secret infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, video submissions must not include: (1) music that is not originally written, performed, and produced by you, the Entrant. All music featured in any video must be available to publicize and broadcast on a license-free, royalty-free basis.
• Include third parties, including, but not limited to, minors, celebrities, and friends who have not expressly authorized Entrants to display their name, image, likeness, voice, performance, photograph, image and/or other likeness (collectively, “Name and Likeness”) in any submitted video or otherwise use such Name and Likeness in accordance with these Official Rules.
By entering, each Entrant represents and warrants that his or her entry (and Sponsor’s use thereof) does not and will not defame or otherwise violate the rights of any third party and does not and will not violate any federal, state or local laws, regulations or ordinances. Entrant further represents and warrants that he or she has secured the requisite consent from any person referenced or appearing in their entries. To the extent that anyone under the age of eighteen (18) appears in a video, Entrant represents and warrants that the minor’s parent or guardian has consented to the minor’s appearance in the video and the public display of the video on YouTube. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes violates any of the Video Submission Requirements, does not otherwise comply with these Official Rules, or that is not consistent with the spirit and theme of IDARA Talent Show.
Entrants will retain copyright in their video submission, but each Entrant grants to Sponsor and the Sponsor Partners an exclusive, worldwide, perpetual, assignable, royalty-free license to publish, reproduce, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works, transmit and disseminate the submission in all media or platforms whether now or any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity, without compensation or additional consents from Entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so. Entrant also waives any and all moral rights in the submission with respect to any use by Sponsor or its Sponsor Partners.
VOTING: Videos shall be available for viewing and voting on the landing page once they are submitted and approved. 1 vote per verified emailed is allow during the voting period. Video votes generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. The eligible video with the most “votes” during the voting Period shall be deemed a WINNER. In the event of a tie, the Sponsor may extend the voting period or rerun the Talent Show specifically for the parties involved. All decisions of the Sponsor are final on all aspects of IDARA Talent Show.
WINNER NOTIFICATION AND ANNOUNCEMENT: The Winner(s), as determined by the number of votes, will be notified by E-mail given to the sponsor during the entrant’s registration on the website or video submission, and will be required to respond (as directed) to the notification attempt.
The failure to respond timely (within 10 working days) to the notification may result in forfeiture of participation in the Contest and, in such case, the Sponsor will select an alternate Winner(s) according to the votes results. If a potential Winner(s) cannot be contacted by E-mail or whatsapp after the first attempt to contact him or her within the required time period (10 working days), he or she will be disqualified and an alternate entry will be selected in his or her place from all eligible entries received according to the judging criteria described above. Only one (1) alternate Winner selection will be made.
Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use the Winner’s Name and Likeness for purposes of advertising, trade and promotion without further notice, permission or compensation in any and all media now known or hereafter developed.
RIGHTS IN SUBMISSIONS: Each Entrant authorizes the Sponsor, the Sponsor Partners, and any entities affiliated or in privity with the Sponsor to utilize, for eternity and in any manner, they see fit, the video submitted to the Sponsor, and to make derivative works from such materials solely in connection with the Contest (i.e., to create promotional materials). Each Entrant releases the Sponsor and the Sponsor Partners from any and all claims or liability (now known or hereafter arising), including, but not limited to, any claims for defense and/or indemnity, in connection therewith. Each Entrant agrees and acknowledges that participation in IDARA Talent Show, including, without limitation, the Entrant’s decision to provide the Entrant’s submission to Sponsor for purposes of IDARA Talent Show, shall not give rise to any confidential, fiduciary, implied-in-fact, implied-in-law, or other special relationship between Sponsor and Entrant, does not place the Sponsor in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of the Entrant’s video submission, and that the only contracts, express or implied, between the Sponsor and Entrant are as set forth in these Official Rules and the release forms.
By participating in IDARA Talent Show and submitting a video, each Entrant hereby grants permission for the Sponsor and the Sponsor Partners to use Entrant’s Name and Likeness for the purpose of advertising, trade and promotion without further notice, permission, or compensation in any and all media now known or hereafter developed throughout the universe. Except as required by law or permitted pursuant to these Official Rules, the Sponsor will not share an Entrant’s personal information with any third parties.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend IDARA Talent Show should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the event. In such case, the Sponsor may select the recipients from all eligible entries received. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process, the operation of IDARA Talent Show or the website and/or violates these Official Rules. Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of IDARA Talent Show, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by IDARA Talent Show rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering or voting in IDARA Talent Show.
Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of IDARA Talent Show, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by IDARA Talent Show rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering or voting in the event.
ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE IDARA MEDIA’s WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF IDARA Talent Show MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. By entering IDARA Talent Show, Entrant agrees to receive email newsletters periodically from the Sponsor and the Sponsor Partners. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
Indemnification; Limitation of Liability: By entering, Entrant agrees to release and hold the Sponsor and the Sponsor Partners harmless from any liability, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage of any kind to persons or property, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, arising out of or related to (i) Entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) the use of Entrant’s Name and Likeness for advertising, trade and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor, without compensation or additional consents from Entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so; (iii) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited, to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iv) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (v) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or IDARA Talent Show; (vi) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of IDARA Talent Show or the processing of entries.
Under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, exemplary, indirect, special or consequential damages, or any other damages, whether foreseeable or not and whether based on negligence or otherwise, including attorneys’ fees.
Disputes: IDARA Talent Show IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF NIGERIA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in IDARA Talent Show, Entrant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with IDARA Talent Show, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Nigeria having jurisdiction.
Sponsor: The Sponsor of IDARA Talent Show is IDARA MEDIA, LLC d/b/a IDARA MEDIA LIMITED located at Suite 1, Baba Ushafa Plaza, By Adefemi Junction, Ushafa Bwari Abuja – Nigeria.