Milk Paint Color Contest Terms and Conditions


The "Create A General Finishes Milk Paint Color" Contest

No Purchase Required to Enter or Win. Purchasing General Finishes products will not increase chances of winning.

ELIGIBILITY: The Create A General Finishes Milk Paint Color (the “Contest”) is open only to individuals that are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, Canada or the UK and are eighteen (18) years of age or older or the age of majority in their state of jurisdiction, whichever is greater, at the time of entry. Employees of General Finishes Corporation and related companies, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible to participate in the Contest. The Contest is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law. SPONSOR: The Contest is sponsored by General Finishes Corporation, 2462 Corporate Circle, East Troy, WI 53120 (“Sponsor”). The Contest not sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook. Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding the Contest should be directed to Sponsor.
AGREEMENT TO CONTEST RULES: Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these CONTEST Rules and the decisions of Sponsor. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth in these Official Rules in a timely manner.
ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest begins on October 1st 2013, at 12:00:01 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) and ends on October 20th 2013, at 11:59:59 p.m. CT (the “Entry Period”). Entries received outside of the Entry Period will be disqualified. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Contest.

ENTRY: You must have a Facebook. There is no cost to register or enter. To enter, submit a photo that is the inspiration for your color and a name for the new color via Sponsor’s Facebook page at using the Milk Paint Contest located in the Milk Paint Contest Tab. Entries submitted via Facebook are subject to the terms and conditions, guidelines, and policies of these services. Only complete Entries will be accepted. There is no limit to the number of Entries permitted but each Entry must be for a different color and must be submitted separately. Each Entry may only be submitted one time during the Entry Period. Once submitted, an Entry cannot be modified, deleted or returned. Proof of online submission is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. An Entry must not contain any material that would infringe upon third-party rights or include any offensive or inappropriate material. Non-conforming entries are void and will be disqualified. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents will void all entries by that entrant.

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DETERMINING WINNERS: On or around November, 1st, 2013 a panel of judges appointed by Sponsor will judge all entries submitted to determine the Create a Color winners. There may be multiple winners for either the color, or the name of the color.

NOTIFICATION AND REQUIREMENTS OF THE POTENTIAL WINNERS: Sponsor will attempt to notify potential winners on or about two (2) days following the date of judging. For an Entry submitted via Facebook, the potential winner will be notified using the email address provided at the time of entry.

CONTEST PRIZES: Prize values are expressed herein as U.S. dollars (“USD”). Each Color Contest winner will receive a one pint each of all new Milk Paint new colors developed by Sponsor between the dates of November 1 2013 and February 2014. The retail value of each set of new colors is approximately $168 USD. All applicable taxes associated with the prize are solely the winner’s responsibility. The Sponsor is not responsible for any other costs, expenses, or fees arising from a prize or the Contest. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent is permitted.

GENERAL TERMS: Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the Entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either suspend the Contest or cancel the Contest. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant, the Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account associated with the Facebook account used to participate in the Contest. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an e-mail address by an internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Contest, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any prize.
CONTEST RESULTS: will be posted at prior to February 28, 2014.