Your Selfies Of The Month Terms & Conditions
Submissions for “Readers’ Selfies of the Month” – Terms And Conditions
MTV Networks Europe intends to publish a feature called “Your Selfies of the Month” on its website (www.mtv.co.uk) and on Snapchat (the “Feature”). MTV viewers are invited to upload their self-portrait photos (the “Submission(s)”) through the site mtv.co.uk/your-selfies (the “Website”). We intend to select up to twenty (20) Submissions to be included in the Feature once a month starting on or around 16 May 2016.
These are the terms that apply when you upload any Submission using the Website. Please read these terms carefully before uploading any Submission as once you upload a Submission you will be bound by these terms. If you do not agree to any of these terms do not upload a Submission.
1. OUR DETAILS
“MTV”, "we", "us" and "our" means MTV Networks Europe which is a partnership between MTV Networks Europe LLC, a limited liability company organized and existing under the laws of the State of Delaware, USA, and Viacom Networks Europe Inc, a corporation organized and existing under the laws of the State of Delaware, USA with its principal place of business at 17-29 Hawley Crescent, London NW1 8TT.
“You” and “your” mean any MTV viewers uploading Submissions using the Website for inclusion in the Feature in accordance with these terms and conditions.
In order to be eligible to submit Submissions, you must:
be a resident of the UK or the Republic of Ireland;
be aged 16 or over at the time of uploading any Submission(s) using the Website;
have parental permission to upload any Submission(s) if you are under 18;
not be an employee or immediate relative of an employee of MTV and/or MTV’s respective parents, subsidiaries or affiliated companies or any other person professionally connected with the Feature.
3. RULES AND DEADLINE FOR UPLOADING SUBMISSIONS
You may upload your Submissions before 18:00 (BST) on 9 May 2016 (the “Submission Deadline”). MTV will not consider any Submissions if they are uploaded after the Submission Deadline.
You may upload as many Submissions as you wish.
Your Submission(s) should preferably only feature you and may not feature anyone else unless they are over 18 and have given you permission to submit the Submission(s) for use and inclusion in the Feature if selected.
There is no charge for uploading Submissions, but internet connection/usage charges may apply, so be sure you have the permission of the bill payer.
4. SELECTION OF SUBMISSIONS AND NOTIFICATION
We will convene a panel (the “Panel”) to select Submissions to be featured in the Feature. The Panel will only consider Submissions uploaded before the Submission Deadline and which comply with the eligibility criteria.
Submissions will be selected by the Panel for inclusion in the Feature at the Panel’s absolute discretion. The Panel will consider whether eligible Submissions are of sufficient technical quality so as to be capable of publishing on the Website and/or on Snapchat, whether the Submissions comply with applicable regulations and any other relevant factors the Panel in its discretion sees fit.
We will not notify you if your Submission or Submissions have been selected for inclusion in the Feature.
5. YOUR LICENCE TO US
By uploading your Submission(s) using the Website, you hereby grant to us, our respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies a, royalty-free, sub-licensable, irrevocable, exclusive licence to:
include your Submission(s) in the Feature and in any promotional material promoting the Feature; and
include your name, home town and/or location in the Feature in connection with the inclusion of your Submission(s)
You grant us the right to crop, manipulate or otherwise edit any Submission(s) in the course of exercising our rights in paragraph 5 (a) above.
We have no obligation to include your Submission(s) in the Feature and may remove your Submission(s) from the Feature at any time for any reason.
6. YOUR UNDERTAKINGS TO US
You hereby confirm that:
you are the person who created the Submission(s) or the person who created the Submission(s) has authorized you to submit them for use and inclusion in the Feature if selected;
if there are other people featured in the Submission(s) with you, they are over 18 and you have their authorization to submit them for use and inclusion in the Feature if selected;
the Submission(s) do not include any third party branding, logos, artwork or any other copyright work unless you have obtained the consent of the relevant owner of any third party branding, logos, artwork and such owner has consented to the relevant branding, logos and/or artwork being used in the Submission(s) in accordance with these terms and conditions;
(b) We have the absolute right to eliminate from consideration any Submissions that are:
sexually explicit or suggestive, contain nudity or any dangerous activity or are profane, pornographic or violent;
derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group or endorse any form of hate or hate group;
promoting the use of illegal drugs or firearms;
promoting any particular political agenda or message;
revealing any personal information, including but not limited to licence plate numbers, personal names, email addresses or street addresses; or
otherwise offensive or illegal.
7. GOVERNING LAW
These terms shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of England and Wales.
8. CONTACT DETAILS
Any queries regarding the Submissions and/or their use in the Feature should be addressed to:
FAO Chris Smith, “Your Selfies of the Month Submissions”, MTV Networks Europe, 17-29 Hawley Crescent, London, NW1 8TT.