Eligibility: The Event is offered only in the United States of America to legal residents thereof, 18 years of age or older who are engaged in the busi- ness of designing residential kitchens which utilize appliances that were purchased from Allen & Petersen Cooking & Appliance Center. Only kitchens that are installed in the state of Alaska are eligible. Employees of Alaska's Best Kitchens and the sponsor, and their immediate families are not eligible to participate. Eligible individuals are referred to in these Official Rules as “Designers”. Immediate family is defined as parent, sibling, a child of a spouse of the employees. Void where prohibited by law. Entries from non-residents of the United States are ineligible.
Photographs must be owned and taken by or on behalf of the Designer, must not infringe upon any third party’s intellectual property rights (e.g., the photo(s) may not have been previously published in a magazine of other copyrighted work in which the designer did not retain rights of own- ership over the photo(s)), and must clearly depict one or more appliances that were purchased from Allen and Petersen Cooking and Appliance Center. (Photos that show appliances purchased from other sources than Allen and Petersen will not be considered in this contest.)
Submission by a Designer of a photograph(s) constitutes the Designer’s affir- mation and warranty to Alaska's Best Kitchens and Sponsor that: (a) the pho- tograph(s) is the Designer’s sole, exclusive and original work and that there exists no adverse claim in and to the photograph(s) by another party; b) the Designer has not previously sold, transferred or licensed the photograph(s) to any other person, and (c) submission of the photograph to Alaska's Best Kitchens and Sponsor and use by Alaska's Best Kitchens and Sponsor of such photograph(s) to any other person, and the submitting Designer promises to indemnify and hold the Sponsor harmless from any claims and damages resulting from the breach of the foregoing warranty.
All winning entries will be notified by certified mail. By entering this contest entrants agree that they have abided by all the rules of this contest and allow their work to be published in Alaska's Best Kitchens. Failure to com- ply with this requirement will cause the prize to be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. All prizewinners who comply with these Official Rules shall receive such prizes no later than 16 weeks after the end of the Event Period. Except where prohibited by law, acceptance of a prize shall constitute and signify the winner’s consent that the Sponsor will use the winner’s name, likeness, image, voice, photographs, biographical informa- tion and address (city and state), and written statements made by the winner about the Event and Sponsor, in all forms of media, in perpetuity, for promotional purposes without payment or consideration.
If a prize notification letter is returned or deemed undeliverable, or if the win- ner is found to be ineligible or fails to comply with these official rules, the spon- sor may determine that the winner has forfeited the prize and an alternate winner of that prize will be selected from eligible Designers for the prize.
Transferability/ Taxes: All prizes are non-transferable and not exchange- able for cash. All prize owners will be solely responsible for all taxes and any expenses not specified related to acceptance and use of the prize.
Conditions: Alaska's Best Kitchens and the sponsor is not responsible for errors, omission, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operations or transmissions, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone, computer, hard- ware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of, or failure of Alaska's Best Kitchens and the Sponsor to receive entry informa- tion on account of human or technical problems in any combination thereof. Alaska's Best Kitchens and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel the Event in its entirety if it becomes technically cor- rupted of because of non authorized human intervention. The Event is sub- ject to these Official Rules. By entering, participants (a) agree to these Official Rules, the decisions of Alaska's Best Kitchens and the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Event or these Official Rules; (b) release Alaska's Best Kitchens and the Sponsor, its directors, officers, employees, divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates, and advertising and promotional agencies, and such entities respective directors, officers, and employees from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damages, of any kind caused by their par- ticipation or resulting for any injuries, losses, or damages.