NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ALL CONTEST ENTRIES ARE SUBJECT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES WHICH GOVERN ALL ASPECTS OF PARTICIPATION AND PRIZE AWARD. THE CONTESTS in 2010 BEGINS ON or AFTER MARCH 1, 2010 AND ENDS ON DECEMBER 31, 2010 ("CONTEST PERIOD"). VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
Must be 18 years of age and must be a member of www.KhanaPakana.com website with a complete profile
Recipes can only be entered once. If you enter a recipe more than once, it will be deleted, and you will not be able to enter the future contest.
All recipe entered ingredients must match the recipe profile. Users can enter recipes that match ingredients from other sites, but users that copy and paste the instructions/directions of how the recipe is made will not be entered in the contest and the users that copy the directions on how to make the recipes from other sites will not be allowed to enter recipes in the future. All instructions on how to use the ingredients must be written by the user who submits the recipe; All users will be held to these strict guidelines.
We do not sell user information to third parties. All recipes entered in the contest must be original content. Winning recipes will be searched in our worldwide database. If we find that you have stolen a recipe from another site, you will not be eligible for prize money. An email will be sent, seven days after the end of the contest, to the winner. If you do not respond within one week of the notice, the prize money will go to the second place winner. The same process will be taken until we find a winner.
Submit entry online thru Submit a Recipe page from myKP profile or send recipe in an e-mail to email@example.com. E-mail entries must be received by 11:59 p.m., GMT, on the contest closing date.
Entry Information For each Category entered, create your original recipe. Multiple entries are allowed, but each recipe must be submitted as a separate entry and each entry must meet the following requirements:
A recipe may be submitted in multiple categories. Write or type on each entry the Category you wish to enter. Each recipe may only be submitted for judging in one Category.
Recipe entries must be original, and cannot have been previously published, won another competition or contest, or been used for advertising or promotional purposes.
Entry must: (1) include recipe name and number of servings the recipe yields, (2) use ingredients that are available in most grocery stores, (3) list ingredients with measurements in order of use, (4) include step-by- step preparation and cooking directions, and (5) an original taken photograph.
ELIGIBILITY: Entrants must be legal Pakistan residents, 18 years of age or older at time of entry, who are not employees or associated with Direct Advert Media LLC, New York, NY 11355 ("Sponsor"), or any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion and/or their respective parent, subsidiary, affiliate and successor companies and members of their immediate families or persons residing at the same address.
CONTEST: The 2010 Contest has up to four (4) entry periods during the Contest Period. Each round will feature up to two (2) new recipe categories. At the conclusion of Round, our judges will select one (1) grand prize winner, one (1) second place winner, and one (1) third place winner per Category. The decision from our judges will be final.
ENTRIES: For each Category entered, create your original recipe. Multiple entries are allowed, but each recipe must be submitted as a separate entry and each entry must meet the following requirements:
WINNER SELECTION AND PRIZES: (A) Contest Rounds: All eligible entries received by the closing time for each contest Round will be judged by a qualified panel of judges to select one (1) Category Winner, one (1) second place Category winner, and one (1) third place winner based on creativity (20 percent), taste (40 percent), practicality (10 percent) and online user rating & review (30 percent). In the event of a tie, the entry with the highest score in the online user rating & review will be a winner. There will be three (3) winners during each contest Round. Prizes are not transferable prior to award and no requests for substitutions will be granted. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize of equal or greater value if for any reason the advertised Prize is not available for award. All local, state and country taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules and agree that if any winner fails to provide proof of identity, refuses to provide required affidavit, is found to have violated the Official Rules or otherwise does not meet eligibility criteria, prize will be forfeited and awarded to the entry with the next highest score. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prizes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the contest or in the announcement of the prize. Only one winner per contest Round allowed per household. Prize winners from previous Prize Tested Recipes contests are ineligible to enter or win for one (1) year after winning.
NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be contacted approximately sixty (60) days after the close of the applicable Contest Round or the Final Round, as the case may be.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION: Except where prohibited, by participating Contest entrants agree that: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of New York without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Contest, or awarding of the prizes, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of New York and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Contest, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or awarding of the prizes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Contest but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.
OTHER: Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures; or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, illegible, stolen or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of the rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention or force majeure. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes to eligible online entries received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the contest is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding an online entry, entry will be deemed made by the holder of an established e-mail account associated with the entry.
RELEASE: By entering, entrants authorize the Sponsor to use their name, voice, likeness, biographical data, city and state of residence and entry materials in promotional material and for advertising, public relations and editorial purposes worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winners' list, if applicable, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above-mentioned information or materials, but may modify, publish, transfer, edit at Sponsor's sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.
Except where prohibited by law, potential winners will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Ownership/Liability Release, Publicity Release and Assignment of All Rights in Pre-Existing Work within ten (10) days of notification or the entry with the next highest score may become an alternate winner. If winner notification is returned as undeliverable, the entry with the next highest score may become an alternate winner. By participating and winning a prize, winners release Sponsor, its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prizes won and participation in the contest. Subject to all U. S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes on prizes are the sole responsibility of winners.