Start Date: Friday, July 4, 2014
End Date: Sunday, September 14, 2014
Votes received before the start date or after the end date will not be counted.
RULES & VOTING DEFINITION
By participating and/or voting in Vote 4 The Best, you agree to be bound by these rules and all final decisions of the judges. Vote 4 The Best is administered by a neutral third party, Web Services LLC, on behalf of WDIV / ClickOnDetroit.com, collectively referred to as "Contest Administrator".
Users may cast up to one (1) vote in each business category during each day of the open voting period. For example, a user may vote for the same or different businesses in each category, such as Pizza – Independent, Local Bands, Movie Theatre, etc. If the campaign has 100 categories, the user may place upto 100 votes per day in each category. Votes in excess of 1 per day per business category shall not be counted.
Votes are to be cast by individuals only with unique email addresses or Facebook account credentials. Automated or multiple voting mechanisms are strictly prohibited. Any votes suspected by the judges to be fraudulent may be disqualified, in the judges’ sole discretion, and could affect the final standings prior to or after initial announcement. Contest Administrator reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend this contest, in part or in its entirety, should virus, tampering, fraud, technical difficulties or other causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper administration of the contest, or for any reason whatsoever. Contest Administrator further reserves the right to modify these rules at any time during the voting period for any reason, in its sole discretion.
BUSINESS CATEGORY CHANGES
A business may choose three (3) categories in which they may receive votes.
If a claimed, participating business changes a business category during the open voting period, it will cause the vote count for that business to be reset to zero. In order to request a business category change, business owner should login and change category via the control panel.
WDIV and Web Services reserve the right to deny or change any business category if, in our sole descretion and at any time, the category does not accurately reflect the true nature of the business.
COMPLAINTS & DISPUTES
In the event of a dispute, Web Services LLC shall request one (1) written statement from each complaining or refuting businesses. Web Services LLC shall use this communication and its website access logs to determine an outcome of a dispute, which shall be final. To initiate a complaint or dispute, click ‘Support’ from the voting screens or email email@example.com.
By participating in Vote 4 The Best, participants give full consent to WDIV to use his/her/its name, likeness, city and state in all forms of advertising, promotional, editorial, marketing and collateral materials without additional compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.
If you would like to be removed from the contest, or have any questions or concerns regarding its administration, contact Web Services LLC at firstname.lastname@example.org