PALOMA BLANCA "WIN A DREAM DRESS" CONTEST AND "PALOMA BLANCA FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES"
OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS AND FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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Paloma Blanca Win Your Dream Dress Contest and Facebook Sweepstakes Frequently Asked Questions

Q. What is the difference between the two contests?
A. The "Win A Dream Dress" by Paloma Blanca contest is our "Grand Prize" contest. One lucky winner will receive the Dream Dress of her choice courtesy of Paloma Blanca, along with a sketch of her gown by our head designer, and a $1000 dollar gift certificate to use at Tiffany & Co. To win you will need to tell us why you or the bride you are nominating deserves the Grand Prize. Tell us your story!
The Paloma Blanca Facebook Sweepstakes is a little easier to enter. Like us on Facebook and submit your email address to win additional Paloma Blanca bridal prizes. One winner will win 50% off her Paloma Blanca gown, a sketch of her gown by our head designer, and a Paloma Blanca Veil. Three runners up will each receive a Paloma Blanca Veil.

Q. How long does the contest last?
A. The "DREAM DRESS CONTEST" and "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" begins at 12:01 am, FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014 and ends at 11:59 pm, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2014 ("Contest Period"). All entries must be completed during the contest period.

Q. Who is eligible to enter either contest?
A. These contests are open to legal residents of: Canada (excluding Quebec), legal residents of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia who have reached the age of majority in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry. Please see "ELIGIBILITY" in the contest Rules and Regulations for contest restrictions

Q. How will the winners be picked?
A. The winner for our "Win A Dream Dress" will be selected from all eligible entries by BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD management staff at Paloma Blanca Head Office. The winner will be chosen on February 24th, 2014. The winners of our Paloma Blanca Facebook Sweepstakes will be chosen at random on February 24th, 2014 from submissions entered during the contest period. We will notify and announce the winners on February 28th, 2014.

Q. How many times can one enter?
A. For our "Win A Dream Dress" by Paloma Blanca contest, we will only accept one entry per person. In the case that more entries are submitted by the same person, only the first entry will be considered. All entries by the same person after that will be void.
For our Paloma Blanca Facebook Sweepstakes, it is limited to one entry per Facebook User; however for every additional Facebook Friend of the participant that enters a bonus entry will be submitted automatically.

Q. How long will the winners have to claim their prizes?
A. We will contact all winners on February 28th, 2014 to notify them that they have won and they will have 14 days to claim their prize. We will NOT be contacting winners via Facebook.
The winner of the "Win A Dream Dress" by Paloma Blanca contest will be contacted via email and then called at the phone number given.
The winner of the Paloma Blanca Facebook Sweepstakes will be contacted via email.

Q. How will we verify the winners?
A. We will verify the identity of the winners through valid photo ID.

Still have questions? Email them to contests@palomablanca.com and we will answer your question in a timely manor.

Paloma Blanca Win Your Dream Dress Contest and Facebook Sweepstakes Official Rules and Regulations

This contest is divided in two parts "WIN A DREAM DRESS" BY PALOMA BLANCA online contest (hereinafter: the "DREAM DRESS CONTEST") and "PALOMA BLANCA FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" (hereinafter: the "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES")

The "DREAM DRESS CONTEST" and "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" are brought to you by BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD., 77 Sheffield Street, Toronto, ON, Canada. M6M 3E9 (hereinafter: the "SPONSOR")

CONTEST PERIOD:
The "DREAM DRESS CONTEST" and "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" begins at 12:01 am, FRIDAY, JANUARY 3, 2014 and ends at 11:59 pm, SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 23, 2014 ("Contest Period"). All entries must be completed during the contest period.

ELIGIBILITY:
These contests are open to legal residents of: Canada (excluding Quebec), legal residents of the 50 United States, Puerto Rico and the District of Columbia who have reached the age of majority in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry; Notwithstanding the preceding, the Contest is not open to individuals associated with the Contest, including the employees, agents and representatives of the Contest Organizers, (including their respective divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates and agencies), their advertising and promotional agencies, suppliers of prizes, materials and services related to this contest or any other party directly linked to the holding of this Contest (the "Excluded Individuals"). This Contest is also not open to the immediate family members of the Excluded Individuals. For the purpose of these Contest Rules and Regulations, "immediate family" includes: father, mother, brothers, sisters, children, legal or common-law spouse and individuals with whom such employees, agents and representatives reside. By entering the contest, each entrant agrees to abide by these Contest Rules and Regulations

HOW TO ENTER the "DREAM DRESS CONTEST":
No purchase necessary. To enter the "DREAM DRESS CONTEST" during the contest period log on to www.palomablanca.com and fill in the on-line registration form and tell us why you or the bride you are nominating deserves the Grand Prize. Tell us your story!
Submit your contact information in accordance with the on-screen directions during the Contest period. There is a limit of one (1) entry per nominee or participant. Subsequent entries by the same participant will not be valid. Any potential winner selected in this Contest who does not comply with this condition will automatically be disqualified All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor. No entries will be acknowledged or returned. Proof of sending or submission will no be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, misdirected entries, which will be disqualified. By entering, the person understands and agrees to have their entry used and/or likeness(s) by BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD for future communications materials which include BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD website, social media networks, newsletters, promotional materials, and more. All entries become the Sponsor's property and will not be returned. By entering this Contest, each entrant agrees to be bound by these rules and regulations and the decisions of the judges.

HOW TO ENTER the "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES":
No purchase necessary. To enter, "FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" during the contest period complete and submit the online entry form at http://woobox.com/n9adsi. Entry via automated programs or bots is prohibited. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses or the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. There is a limit of one entry per Facebook user. Any potential winner selected in this Contest who does not comply with this condition will automatically be disqualified. Facebook users may earn one (1) bonus entry per Facebook friend that enters after the entrant. By entering, the person understands and agrees to have their entry used and/or likeness(s) by BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD for future communications materials which include BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD website, social media networks, newsletters, promotional materials, and more. All entries become the Sponsor's property and will not be returned. By entering this Contest, each entrant agrees to be bound by these rules and regulations and the decisions of the judges.

BONUS ENTRY:
Facebook users may earn one (1) bonus entry per Facebook friend that enters after the entrant.

PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS:
"DREAM DRESS CONTEST" One (1) Dream Dress Contest winner will receive the Paloma Blanca gown of their choice (excluding discontinued gowns), a sketch of the chosen gown, and a one thousand dollar ($1000) gift certificate to Tiffany & Co.

"FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES" One (1) Facebook Sweepstakes winner will receive fifty percent (50%) off the Paloma Blanca gown of their choice (excluding discontinued gowns), a sketch of the chosen gown, and one (1) Paloma Blanca veil (excluding discontinued veils). Three (3) Sweepstakes winners will receive one (1) Paloma Blanca veil (excluding discontinued veils).

ODDS OF WINNING:
Odds of winning any prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. No prize substitutions or cash redemptions; however, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value due to prize unavailability. Winner is solely responsible for all taxes on prize as well as any expenses not specified herein relating to acceptance or use of the prize.

WINNER NOTIFICATION:
The DREAM DRESS CONTEST winner will be chosen from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period. The best entry will be selected by BLUE BIRD DRESS OF TORONTO LTD management staff at Paloma Blanca Head Office on February 24th, 2014. On or about Feb 28, 2014 the potential winner will initially be contacted by e-mail, followed by a telephone call and notification via registered mail. Potential winner will be contacted by e-mail, according to the contact information provided by that entrant. The prize will only be awarded by Sponsor upon verification of potential winner and final approval by Sponsor. If a potential winner of a prize cannot be contacted; is ineligible; fails to claim the prize; if the prize notification is returned undeliverable; or if a potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these official rules and regulations, he/she will forfeit that prize and the prize may be awarded to an alternate potential winner. Limit of one (1) prize per household. The Contest Organizers must be able to reach the potential winner within fourteen (14) days of the date on which the winner was selected.

FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES winner(s) will be randomly selected by WOOBOX on February 24th, 2014 from among all eligible entries received during the contest period. Each potential winner will be contacted on or about Feb 28, 2014 by e-mail, according to the contact information provided by that entrant. The prize will only be awarded by Sponsor upon verification of potential winner and final approval by Sponsor. If a potential winner of a prize cannot be contacted; is ineligible; fails to claim the prize; if the prize notification is returned undeliverable; or if a potential winner otherwise fails to fully comply with these official rules and regulations, he/she will forfeit that prize and the prize may be awarded to an alternate potential winner. Limit of one (1) prize per household. The Contest Organizers must be able to reach the potential winner within fourteen (14) days of the date on which the winner was selected.

PRIZE CLAIM:
Photo identification with name, picture and birth date must be provided upon claiming each prize. Winners failing to provide such identification will have prizes withheld until proper identification can be provided.
A publicity release and liability waiver form (hereinafter: the "Release Form") sent by the Contest Organizers and return it to them within fourteen (14) days of receipt.
In the event the potential or declared winner fails to comply with any one of the conditions set out above or any other conditions set out in these contest rules and regulations, the Contest Organizers reserve the right to disqualify such entrant from the Contest and if time allows, a new draw for the prize will be held in accordance with these Contest Rules and Regulations, until an entrant is selected and declared a winner, without affecting the order in which other prizes are awarded.

VERIFICATION:
Qualification is subject to verification by the Contest Organizers. Any information gathered which is incomplete, incomprehensible, inaudible, illegible, fraudulent, mutilated, altered, contains false information or is not received within the Contest Period or otherwise does not confirm to these contest rules and regulations will automatically be rendered invalid and will not entitle such entrant to be eligible for a prize.

DISQUALIFICATION:
The Contest Organizers reserve the right to disqualify any person or cancel one or more entries of any person participating in this Contest or trying to participate by means contrary to these Contest Rules and Regulations or in a manner which is unfair to other entrants. Any attempt to tamper with the entry process, interfere with these Contest Rules and Regulations, deliberately damage any website or undermine the administration, security or legitimate operation of the Contest, is a violation of criminal and civil laws and the Contest Organizers reserve the right to seek damages and/or other relief from all persons responsible for such acts to the fullest extent permitted by law, which may include banning or disqualifying entrants from this and future contests. Such person may be referred to the appropriate judicial authorities.

NON COMPLIANCE/ELIGIBILITY:
If a potential or declared winner is not in compliance with these Contest Rules and Regulations, the Contest Organizers reserve the right to disqualify such entrant from the Contest and select further entrants from the remaining eligible entries until a winner is finally declared. Any potential or declared winner, who is not in compliance with these Contest Rules and Regulations, must so inform the Contest Organizers immediately upon being contacted by the Contest Organizers.

ACCEPTANCE OF PRIZE:
Prizes must be accepted as described in these Contest Rules and Regulations and may not be transferred to another person, substituted for another prize, or exchanged in full or in part for cash, subject to the section below.

SUBSTITUTION OF PRIZE:
In the event it is impossible, difficult and/or more costly for the Contest Organizers to award a prize (or part of a prize) as described in these Contest Rules and Regulations, the Contest Organizers reserve the right to award a prize (or part of a prize) of similar nature and equivalent value at their sole discretion.

REFUSAL OF A PRIZE:
The refusal by a potential or declared winner to accept any prize awarded in accordance with the Contest Rules and Regulations, releases and forever discharges the Contest Organizers and their agents of all obligations related to the prize, including delivery.

LIABILITY LIMIT - USE OF PRIZE:
Each entrant and any potential or declared winner releases the Contest Organizers, their subsidiaries, respective divisions, their parent corporations, their advertising and promotional agencies, their shareholders, officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (hereinafter: the "Beneficiaries") from any and all liability for any and all damage, loss or liability suffered as a result of or arising from the entrant's participation in the Contest or the acceptance or use of his/her prize. In order to be declared a winner and prior to obtaining his/her prize, any potential or declared winner agrees to sign a declaration to such effect in the Release Form.

LIABILITY LIMIT - RUNNING OF THE CONTEST:
The Beneficiaries are not liable for faulty phone lines, computer components, software, or links; the loss or non-existence of communications capability; or faulty, incomplete, incomprehensible, or erased computer or network transmissions that make it difficult, or render a user unable, to enter the contest; problems with any website or website feature howsoever caused, the malfunction of, or damage caused to, any telephone or network or lines, computer equipment, data or software, online systems, servers or access providers; or the security or privacy of information transmitted via computer networks; or for breaches of privacy due to interference by third party computer "hackers". The Beneficiaries are not liable for any harm contestants may suffer directly or indirectly as a result of downloading any Web page or software or transmitting any information related to entry in the Contest. Further, the Beneficiaries assume no responsibility for phone calls or information lost, stolen, delayed, damaged or misdirected.

WEB SITE ACCESS:
In order to log-on to the Official Website, eligible entrants will need access to the Internet. If an eligible entrant does not have immediate Internet access, the eligible entrant may choose to inquire in his/her locality about where and how that access can be obtained. The Contest Sponsor understands that many public libraries do offer Internet access on terms adopted by each such library facility.
The Beneficiaries do not guarantee access to or non-interruption of the Web site during the Contest Period or that it will be exempt from any errors.

MODIFICATION:
The Contest Organizers reserve the right, at their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this contest, in whole or in part, in the case of the occurrence of an event, an error or any human intervention that could corrupt or affect the administration, safety, impartiality or the running of the Contest as provided in these Contest Rules and Regulations.

LIMIT OF PRIZES:
In no event shall the Beneficiaries be obligated to award more prizes than set out in these Contest Rules or to award prizes otherwise than in compliance with these Contest Rules and Regulations.

IMPOSSIBILITY TO ACT - LABOUR DISPUTE:
The Beneficiaries shall not be responsible for any damages for a failure to operate the Contest in accordance with these Contest Rules and Regulations in any case where their incapacity to act results from circumstances or a situation beyond their reasonable control or because of a strike, lock-out or any other labour dispute in their company or those of businesses which services are used for holding this Contest, war, riot, insurrection, earthquake, terrorism, civil commotion, fire, flood, accident, storm or any other act of nature.

LIABILITY LIMIT- PARTICIPATION:
Any person who participates or tries to participate in this Contest releases the Beneficiaries from any and all liability for damages which he/she could suffer from participating or trying to participate in this Contest.

AUTHORIZATION:
By entering this Contest, each declared winner and entrant consents to the Contest Organizers, and their representatives to use, at their sole discretion and if required, their name, photograph, likeness, testimonial, place of residence and/or voice without compensation whatsoever and that, without limit as for the period of use, in any media and on a worldwide scale, for publicity purposes or for any purpose that may be considered relevant. A declaration to such effect will be included in the Release Form.

COMMUNICATION WITH ENTRANTS:
By entering these contests you are agreeing to receive e-mails from time to time from the contest Sponsor/Organizer. No communication (other than while registering) or correspondence will be exchanged with entrants in the context of this Contest with the exception of selected entrants or declared winner(s) and questions e-mailed to contests@palomablanca.com.

PERSONAL INFORMATION:
Blue Bird Dress Inc., Paloma Blanca and Mikaella Bridal (collectively, "Blue Bird", "us", "our" or "we") recognize the importance of protecting the privacy of all consumers who visit www.palomablanca.com or www.mikaellabridal.com (the "Sites"). All "personal information" that you give to us will be protected and kept confidential among Blue Bird and its affiliated companies in accordance with the provisions set forth in this Privacy Policy. When we use the term "personal information" we mean any information that can be used to identify or contact a specific individual, such as a name, address, telephone number or e-mail address. With your permission, we may collect certain types of personal information in order to communicate with you regarding Blue Bird-related products, services, promotional events or contests. This policy applies only to information collected by Blue Bird via these Sites and the FACEBOOK SWEEPSTAKES site and does not extend to any other website, whether or not it is affiliated or linked to these Sites or to Blue Bird. Blue Bird does not intend to collect any personal information from children under the age of 18 years old. If we learn that a child under the age of 18 has provided personally identifiable information to these Sites, we will promptly remove such information from these Sites' files. If our practice changes, we will let you know by posting changes over the Site. Before any changes are made in how your personal information is used, we will give you an opportunity to opt-out.

DECISIONS OF THE CONTEST ORGANIZERS:
All decisions of the Contest Organizers or those of their representatives regarding this Contest are final and binding.

UNENFORCEABILITY:
If a section of these Contest Rules and Regulations is declared or ruled by a Court of Law as illegal, unenforceable or void, that section will be deemed void but all other sections not affected will be enforced as allowed by Law.

JURISDICTION:
This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws.