- MVP IBY Award, and 2x the points
- Year One vitural trophy for the the top three point getters
from all competitions comnbined.
- Sony and ibeatyou will select the MVP winners.
- Videos must be in English.
- You must be in the video and/or photo.
- Videos must be the original work of the entrant.
- Videos must be between 20 seconds and 4 minutes.
- Limit of one entry per user, per competition.
- Videos with profanity, nudity, alcohol, illegal drugs,
firearms, racism or any other content the ibeatyou team finds
distasteful will be disqualified.
- Video must be original rights free content from the member
that created the ibeatyou account used to upload the video. ibeatyou
member must be in video. Basically, it should be you!
- All entries and votes will be monitored and cheaters will
- By entering the competition, all participants will
indemnify IBY, Inc. and any related participants from any and all
liabilities arising from the competition.
- No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or
win this competition.
- IBY, Inc. reserves the right to change and/or modify rules
at any time.
- Content cannot be subject to any third party agreements and
IBY, Inc., and any related participants, will not be required to pay or
incur any sums to any person or entity as a result of their use,
exhibition or exploitation of the idea or video or elements therein.
- Neither the competition entities nor any of their
respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and each of their
respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents and employees, nor
any Internet access providers (collectively "Released Parties") are
responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of information, human
error, technical malfunction, lost/delayed data transmission, omission,
interruption, deletion, defect, line failure of any telephone, computer
or other network, computer equipment, software or any combination
thereof, inability to access the ibeatyou web site, for problems
uploading or downloading any competition-related materials from the web
site, or for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incorrect or incomplete
entry. For purposes of these rules and details, receipt of competition
entry occurs when ibeatyou's servers successfully receive the uploaded
video file and record the required entry information.
- Competition entrants hereby grant IBY, Inc., and any
related participants, free, exclusive rights in perpetuity to all
content submitted to competition for any and all uses by IBY, Inc.
including but not limiting marketing, merchandising, advertising, etc.
Dates and Times
The Competition begins on May 25, 2009 and ends on June 22, 2009
at 11:59:59 PM PST U.S. (the "Competition Period"). The Entry Deadline
is July 19, 2009 at 11:59:59 PM PAST U.S. All entries must be uploaded
the Entry Deadline to be considered. The ibeatyou
computer runs the official clock for the Competition.
Releases and Jurisdiction
By entering, participants agree to release and hold harmless
competition entities and (each of its/their) parent(s), subsidiaries,
affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotional agencies,
advertisers, wholesalers and retailers, and each of the foregoing
entities' employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents
(collectively the "Released Parties"), from and against any and all
claims, actions and/or liability for any violation of the rules and
details by participants (including any warranties made by
participants), any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind
arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into
the competition or any acceptance or use of any prize. The Released
Parties are not responsible or liable for any incorrect or inaccurate
entry information, and assume no responsibility for (i) any error,
omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at
any website, (ii) failure of any entry to be received by ibeatyou due
to technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the
Internet or at any website, (iii) communications line, hardware and/or
software failures, (iv) damage to any computer (software or hardware)
resulting from participation in the Competition, (v) theft or
destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration
of entries and/or entry information, or (vi) entries which are late,
lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, unintelligible and/or postage due (or
any combination thereof). The use of third-party software or website or
automated entry systems to participate is prohibited, and competition
entities reserve the right to disqualify entries made in such fashion.
By entering, entrants agree to comply with these rules. Any entrant who
attempts to tamper with this competition in any way shall be
disqualified. In the event of dispute as to who submitted an online
entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account
Holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry.
"Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person assigned
to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service
provider or other organization responsible for assigning email
addresses for the domain associated with the email address in question.
Additional restrictions may apply.
IBY, Inc. reserves the right to change competition info, rules and
details at any time during or after the competition ends.
This competition is governed, interpreted and enforced by the laws of
the State of California, without regard to its conflict of laws
principals. Any and all legal actions, claims or proceedings arising
out of, or in connection with this Competition must be brought in a
court of competent jurisdiction in the State of California. The Entrant
and all persons making claim through or on account of Entrant, hereby
agrees to and irrevocably consents to the venue of the applicable state
or federal courts sitting in California and submits to the jurisdiction
of said courts. If, in Competition Entities' sole opinion, there is any
suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering
with any portion of the Competition, or if technical difficulties
compromise the integrity of the Competition, IBY, Inc. reserves the
right to void suspect entries and/or votes and/or terminate the
Competition and award the prizes at its sole discretion. The use of any
automated launching or entry software or any other mechanical or
electronic means that permits the participant to automatically enter or
vote repeatedly is prohibited. In the event of a dispute as to the
identity of an entrant based on an e-mail address, the entry in
question may be disqualified subject to the judges' or Sponsor's sole