Good luck, and thanks for sharing your story!
EliteSingles Editorial, October 2017
Terms & Conditions
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
Spark Networks Services GmbH (formerly Affinitas GmbH) is the operator of the EliteSingles website (“EliteSingles,” “we,” or “Spark Networks Services”) and the organizing company of the Competition.
2. About the Competition
The Competition will take place from April 1st 2018 to July 31st 2018.
Entries will be accepted until 23:59 Central European Time on July 31st 2018.
The purpose of the Competition is to give former EliteSingles members the opportunity to show and share their success stories and special moments from their time on EliteSingles.
3. Participation in the Competition
The Competition is intended for natural persons over 18 and who were registered at EliteSingles.
Entrants will have the chance to win Amazon vouchers. There are two vouchers, each worth $100, available to be won.
Winners will be selected at random, and Spark Networks Services's decision is final. No correspondence will be entered into in this regard.
5. How to participate?
To enter, fill in the above survey and select the boxes to give your consent to EliteSingles that you would like to share your success story. Give as many details as possible and share personal anecdotes to make your story stand out.
6. Winner announcement
If your story is chosen, you will be contacted by Spark Networks Services via email within 3 months of the closing date of the Competition.
7. Exclusion of participants from the Competition
Spark Networks Services has full discretion when applying these Terms.
Should Spark Networks Services suspect at any time that a participant has abused or attempted to abuse the rules of this Competition, it reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to exclude the individual from participating in the Competition or, in the case of the individual being selected as the winner, to exclude such participant from the Competition and consequently the participant shall not be entitled to receive the prize. The above shall not exclude the possible civil and legal liability of the participant due to abuse or attempt to abuse.
Abuse of the Competition rules includes, but is not exclusively limited to:
- Breach of these Terms and Conditions
- Providing us with personal information of third parties, including but not limited to the name and the age of your partner, without obtaining their consent for forwarding this information
- Photos with inappropriate, offensive, vulgar and hostile content.
- Photos, the author of which did not obtain the permission for publication from individuals who appear in them. Spark Networks Services shall not be in any way liable for photos for which individuals who appear in them did not give their permission.
- Multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by the Competition; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Competition may be a violation of criminal and civil laws.
8. Intellectual Property
By submitting your story and image to Spark Networks Services, you give your explicit consent to the following ways of use: on social media, in the press, for marketing campaigns. You also permit Spark Network Services to pass on your full name, story and photograph to global media outlets. A representative of Spark Networks Services will always contact you before passing on any information to an individual journalist.
You may not provide us with, distribute, or reproduce in any way any copyrighted material, trademarks, or other proprietary information without obtaining the prior written consent of the owner of such proprietary rights. YOU AGREE TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD SPARK NETWORKS SERVICES, ITS SUBSIDIARIES, AND AFFILIATES, AND ITS OFFICERS, AGENTS, PARTNERS AND EMPLOYEES, HARMLESS FROM ANY LOSS, LIABILITY, CLAIM, OR DEMAND, INCLUDING REASONABLE ATTORNEY'S FEES, MADE BY ANY THIRD PARTY DUE TO OR ARISING OUT OF YOUR BREACH OF OR FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THE AFOREMENTIONED OBLIGATION NOT TO USE ANY COPYRIGHTED MATERIAL, TRADEMARKS, OR OTHER PROPRIETARY INFORMATION WITHOUT OBTAINING THE PRIOR WRITTEN CONSENT OF THE OWNER OF SUCH PROPRIETARY RIGHTS, ANY CONTENT YOU PROVIDE US WITH AND THE VIOLATION OF ANY LAW OR REGULATION BY YOU.
9. Suspension of the Competition and limitation of the Organiser's liability
Spark Networks Services reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Competition where it becomes necessary to do so.
SPARK NETWORKS SERVICES ACCEPTS NO RESPONSIBILITY FOR ANY DAMAGE, LOSS, LIABILITIES, INJURY OR DISAPPOINTMENT INCURRED OR SUFFERED BY YOU AS A RESULT OF ENTERING THE COMPETITION OR ACCEPTING THE PRIZE. SPARK NETWORKS SERVICES FURTHER DISCLAIMS LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY OR DAMAGE TO YOUR OR ANY OTHER PERSON'S COMPUTER RELATING TO OR RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATION IN OR DOWNLOADING ANY MATERIALS IN CONNECTION WITH THE COMPETITION. NOTHING IN THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS SHALL EXCLUDE THE LIABILITY OF SPARK NETWORKS SERVICES FOR DEATH, PERSONAL INJURY, FRAUD OR FRAUDULENT MISREPRESENTATION AS A RESULT OF ITS NEGLIGENCE.
SPARK NETWORKS SERVICES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH ITS OBLIGATIONS WHERE THE FAILURE IS CAUSED BY SOMETHING OUTSIDE ITS REASONABLE CONTROL. SUCH CIRCUMSTANCES SHALL INCLUDE, BUT NOT BE LIMITED TO, WEATHER CONDITIONS, FIRE, FLOOD, HURRICANE, STRIKE, INDUSTRIAL DISPUTE, WAR, HOSTILITIES, POLITICAL UNREST, RIOTS, CIVIL COMMOTION, INEVITABLE ACCIDENTS, SUPERVENING LEGISLATION OR ANY OTHER CIRCUMSTANCES AMOUNTING TO FORCE MAJEURE.
10. Data protection
You permit Spark Networks Services to pass on your personal information such as your full name, story and photograph to global media outlets. A representative of Spark Networks Services will always contact you before passing on any information to an individual journalist.
You may not provide us with personal information of third parties, including but not limited to the name and the age of your partner, without obtaining the prior written consent of the third party.