Official Rules

(Retail Value $200)

Promotion may only be entered in or from the 50 United States, the District of Columbia and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.  This Promotion is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States.  You are not authorized to participate in the Promotion if you are not located within the United States.

This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram.

Start/End Dates.   Promotion begins at 11:00 am PST on   April 18, 2018 and ends at 11:59 pm PST on  April 22, 2018 (“Promotion Period”).

1. Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 or older as of date of entry.  Void outside of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and Canada and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law.  Employees, officers and directors of Michael Stars, Inc. (“Sponsor”), and their parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of promotion materials and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible to enter.  You are not authorized to participate in the Promotion if you are not located within the United States or the District of Columbia.  All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

2. How to Enter. Standard Entry:
a. Visit @MichaelStarsInc on Instagram between Thursday, April 18, 2018 at 11:00am AM PST and Sunday, April 22, 2018 at 11:59 PM PST
  b. Follow @MichaelStarsInc on Instagram 
c. Like the original giveaway image at @MichaelStarsInc on Instagram
d. Tag two Instagram handles in a comment below the original giveaway image at @MichaelStarInc on Instagram 

Only one (1) entry per person. To result in entry, all requirements must be posted by 11:59 pm PST on April 22, 2018.

All entries and requests become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. In the event of a dispute over who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Winner may be required to show proof that he/she is authorized account holder.

3. Selection of Winner.  One (1) winner will be chosen at random at the end of Promotion Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for Promotion drawing.  By entering the Promotion, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Promotion. The winner will be selected at random following the promotion period and will be contacted to claim their prize on or before Sunday, May 5, 2018.

4. Prizes. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of prize is $200. Prize includes up to $200 worth of merchandise from Michael Stars. Arrangements for the fulfillment of the Prize will be made by Michael Stars, Inc.  Prize is non-transferable.  No substitutions or cash redemptions.  In the case of unavailability of any prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.  All expenses not specifically listed herein are the responsibility of winners.  All federal, state and local taxes or other expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of the Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Promotional code may be used at only. Promotional code expires December 31st, 2018 and may not be used after expiration date. An IRS form 1099 will be filed in the name of each of the winners for the retail value of the corresponding Prize. Any and all remaining balances of prize become void if not redeemed by December 31, 2018. 

5. Notification.  Potential winner will receive an email notification via the email address used to enter the Promotion on or before Sunday, May 5, 2018. Potential winner will be required to respond to the direct message and provide email address and mailing address details within five (5) days of receipt.  If potential winner does not respond to the direct message nor provide email address or mailing address details within the required time frame, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to the next runner-up. Potential winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules; winnings are contingent upon fulfilling all requirements.  Potential winner will be required to sign and return, where legal, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability/Publicity Release and/or rights transfer document within five (5) calendar days of prize notification.  If any potential winner is considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Affidavit of Eligibility and/or Liability/Publicity must be signed by his/her parent or legal guardian. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, or fails to complete and respond to the direct message within the required time period, if any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if any potential winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Promotion rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to another eligible, randomly selected entrant. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. 

6. Conditions.  BY PARTICIPATING, ENTRANTS AND WINNERS AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR AND THEIR ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, PARTNERS, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, ASSIGNS, EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS AND DIRECTORS, FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, FOR LOSS, HARM, DAMAGE, INJURY, COST OR EXPENSE WHATSOEVER INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, PROPERTY DAMAGE, PERSONAL INJURY AND/OR DEATH WHICH MAY OCCUR IN CONNECTION WITH, PREPARATION FOR, TRAVEL TO, OR PARTICIPATION IN PROMOTION, OR POSSESSION, ACCEPTANCE AND/OR USE OR MISUSE OF PRIZE OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY PROMOTION-RELATED ACTIVITY AND FOR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY, COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT, TRADEMARK INFRINGEMENT OR ANY OTHER INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY-RELATED CAUSE OF ACTION.  Any and all federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. Participation in Promotion and acceptance of prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information, and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Promotion for Sponsor advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Promotion in any way shall be disqualified.  Sponsor is not responsible if Promotion cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.

7. Use of Data.   Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in accordance with its privacy policy.  Please review the Sponsors’ privacy policies at: . By participating in the Promotion, entrants hereby agree to Sponsors’ collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge that they have read and accepted Sponsors’ privacy policies.   

8. List of Winners.  To obtain a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope   April 18, 2018 to:
Public Relations Department
Michael Stars
12955 South Chadron Ave
Hawthorne, CA 90250

9. Sponsors.
Michael Stars, Inc.
12955 South Chadron Ave
Hawthorne, CA 90250