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    Official Rules for Ben's Beginners™ Program

    NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN. APPLICABLE ONLY IN THE UNITED STATES. YOUR ENTRY INTO THE PROGRAM CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.

    The below Official Rules apply to the Ben's Beginners™ Program (hereinafter, "Program") offered by Mars Food US. The purpose of this Program is to promote parents cooking with their children as a means of teaching healthier eating habits for life. Cooking with your children makes for a great beginning!

    Please note: Individual Finalists will be expected to travel to New York to appear and participate on Rachael Ray, between the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013. The winner is expected to travel to New York to appear and participate on Rachael Ray between the dates of January 6, 2014 - January 20, 2014. If both you and your child are not able to travel to New York between these dates, then you are not eligible for entry into the Program.

    A. ELIGIBILITY

    To be eligible to participate in the Program, a potential entrant ("Entrant") must be: (i) above the age of majority in his/her state of residence; (ii) a parent or legal guardian of a child who is a student in Kindergarten through eighth grade at the time of entry ("Child") and (iii) both Entrant and Entrant's Child must be legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, including the District of Columbia. Home schooled children in Kindergarten through eighth grade are also eligible to be selected for the Runner Up Prize, Finalist and/or Grand Prize. Employees, representatives, officers, and directors of Mars Food US (hereinafter, the "Sponsor"), KWP Studios Inc. and the Rachael Ray show (together "KWP/Rachael Ray") and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, judges and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members are not eligible. NOTE: Entrant's Child must be a student in Kindergarten through eighth grade for the entire duration of the Program. A Child who is not in Kindergarten through eighth grade is not eligible to participate and will be disqualified from the Program.

    B. THE SPONSOR

    Mars Food US, 2001 E. Cashdan Street, Rancho Dominguez, CA 90220 is the "Sponsor" of this Program.

    C. PERSONAL INFORMATION

    The Sponsor will be collecting personal information about Entrant and Entrant's Child when Entrant submits an entry into the Program. The Sponsor will use and share this personal information in order to fulfill the requirements of the Program. For example, the Sponsor may share this personal information with third parties who are evaluating the videos, contacting Entrants, potential Finalists (as defined below) or a potential Grand Prize Winner (as defined below) or otherwise making travel plans or coordinating filming with the Rachael Ray show. By entering this Program and agreeing to these Official Rules, Entrant hereby consents to the Sponsor using the personal information of both Entrant and Entrant's Child in this manner.

    In addition, the Sponsor will maintain the personal information that it collects in accordance with the Privacy Policy located at http://www.mars.com/global/policies/privacy/pp-english.aspx.

    D. TERM

    The Program will launch on July 29, 2013. Entries will be accepted between 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time ("EDT") on July 29, 2013 through 11:59 p.m. EDT on October 6, 2013 ("Entry Period"). A representative from the school receiving a School Participation Reward (defined below) will be expected to travel to New York to appear and participate on the television show, Rachael Ray, on or about October 21, 2013 - November 4, 2013. Finalists will be expected to travel to New York to appear and participate on Rachael Ray, between the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013. The winner will be selected on or about December 27, 2013. The winner is expected to travel to New York to appear and participate on Rachael Ray between the dates of January 6, 2014 - January 20, 2014. Unless otherwise noted, for all times provided in these Official Rules or in relation to the Program, the applicable time zone shall be Eastern Time. Please note: exact dates and time period for travel may change.

    E. HOW TO PARTICIPATE

    NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN.

    To enter, during the Entry Period, a potential Entrant must visit either (i) the Uncle Ben's Facebook page, which is located at www.facebook.com/unclebens or (ii) www.unclebens.com (collectively referred to herein as the "Program Site"). To enter via Facebook, a potential Entrant must then click on the Ben's Beginners Program Tab and click the Entry button. From www.unclebens.com, the Entrant must follow the directions to the Program entry page. After accessing the appropriate tab or page from either Program Site, Entrant must complete the entry form with the requested information, including (i) Entrant's first and last name, email address, street address and state of residence, zip code, date of birth and phone number, (ii) the first name of Entrant's Child, his or her date of birth, name of school for the 2013 - 2014 school year, school city and state of residence and zip code, primary grocery store, and (iii) the Video described below (collectively referred to as "Entry Materials"). Home school students may indicate that they are home schooled.

    The entry form will also ask the Entrant to identify the school of his or her Child. To find the Child's school, Entrant may enter the school city, state and zip code where instructed to populate a list of schools in his or her area. Select the school from the list provided and hit "Select." Schools will be divided into three (3) separate groups based on the total number of students attending each school (each, a "Group") as follows: GROUP 1: 1-250 students; GROUP 2: 251-500 students; GROUP 3: 501 and over students. The school selected by Entrant to receive points will receive one (1) point for each Program entry submitted. The point is posted and accrued for the selected school once Entrant successfully submits an entry for the Program. All Program entries must be submitted by 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on October 6, 2013 to be eligible.

    F. VIDEO

    To be eligible for any prize, Entrant must submit a Video that meets the following requirements ("Video Requirements"):

    • May not exceed three minutes, ten seconds in length, 1GB max file size and must be in one of the following formats: .MOV, MPEG4, .WMV, 3GPP or AVI.
    • Must show Entrant and Entrant's Child introducing a recipe that includes a rice product. The recipe should not be one that has previously won a prize or reward.
    • Entrant's Child should be the focal point of the Video, and must be the one presenting the recipe. However, the parent/Entrant must be physically present on camera and may participate, but should refrain from being the focal point of the Video
    • While shooting the Video, Entrant may introduce both Entrant and Entrant's Child (first name only!). After the introduction, Entrant's Child should introduce the dish that he or she is preparing and discuss the recipe. Entrant should include a list of ingredients and some information about how to cook the recipe in the Video.
    • Videos shot in a language other than English will be accepted and translated.
    • Must be within the general spirit of the Program and meet the following requirements:
      • Must not violate or infringe the rights of others including, without limitation, patent, trademark, trade secret, copyright, publicity, privacy or other proprietary rights (see "Warranty" Section below for more details);
      • Must not be unlawful, threatening, abusive, harassing, defamatory, libelous, deceptive, fraudulent, invasive of another's privacy, tortuous, or contain explicit or graphic descriptions or accounts of, sexual acts, or otherwise contain any other content that is objectionable;
      • Must not victimize, harass, degrade, or intimidate an individual or group of individuals on the basis of religion, gender, sexual orientation, race, ethnicity, age, or disability;
      • Must be within the general spirit and guidance of the Program, including meeting the terms of these Official Rules and the Video Requirements;
      • Must not contain an advertisement or solicitation not affiliated with the Sponsor;
      • Must not contain any musical recording, imagery, content or other element that is owned by a third party;
      • Must have Entrant's Child shown on Video presenting the final, complete dish; and
      • Must be shown using safe cooking practices; Entrant's Child shall not be left alone close to an open flame, use a sharp knife or practice any other cooking method deemed to be "unsafe".

    After Entrant attaches the Video to the entry page, Entrant must confirm his/her agreement to the Official Rules and Privacy Policy and then click on the "Submit" button and send the entry to the Sponsor. In the event that Entrant's Video does not meet the above Video Requirements, Sponsor will notify Entrant via email that the Video was rejected.

    To be eligible, the Sponsor must receive Entry Materials during the Entry Period. Entry Materials that arrive after the end of the Entry Period will not be considered. The Sponsor will notify Entrant when the Video is posted on the Program Site. It may take several days for the Sponsor to provide Entrant with such notice.

    LIMIT: EACH ENTRANT MAY ENTER UP TO FIVE (5) TIMES, BUT ONLY ONE ENTRY IS PERMITTED PER CHILD. This means that Entrant may enter as many as five (5) times; thereafter, any Entry Materials provided by Entrant to the Sponsor will not be eligible or otherwise considered by the Sponsor. All Entry Materials become the property of the Sponsor. They will not be returned or acknowledged. The Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, illegible entries or Entry Materials, or for any computer-related, online, telephonic, or technical malfunctions that may occur. Entries and Entry Materials will be considered void if they are in whole or in part illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error, forged, mechanically reproduced or obtained through fraud or theft, or if they contain a Video that does not meet the Video Requirements. By participating, Entrant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules.

    G. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY RIGHTS

    Warranty. By entering the Program, Entrant warrants and represents that the Video submitted by Entrant is his/her own original work created and recorded by Entrant and Entrant's Child, has not been previously published, has not won a previous prize or award, that Entrant owns or otherwise controls all of the rights to the Entry Materials and the Video submitted by Entrant (including, without limitation, the rights in any photographs, music or video clips included in the Video) and that the Video submitted by Entrant does not violate any law, regulation or any right of any third-party, including but not limited to rights of copyright, trademark, publicity and/or privacy. Please understand that submitting a Video that is copyrighted by another individual, or otherwise subject to the rights of another individual, will make Entrant responsible for any legal action the legal copyright holder might take against Entrant or in relation to the Video.

    License. By submitting an entry into the Program, Entrant and Entrant's Child grant to the Sponsor the right, without limitation, to display the Entry Materials, including without limitation the Video and the recipe, online and in any media now known or hereinafter developed. Further, Entrant and Entrant's Child agree to grant to the Sponsor all rights of ownership, reproduction, and use of the Entry Materials, including without limitation the Video and the recipe, for any purpose whatsoever without compensation or further permission, including but not limited to an irrevocable and perpetual, royalty-free, worldwide right, in all media (now known or later developed) to assign, license, use, publish, edit, adapt, modify, alter, reproduce, distribute, broadcast, display, copyright, create derivative works or otherwise exploit the Entry Materials, including without limitation the Video and the recipe, for commercial or non-commercial use, and without compensation to Entrant or Entrant's Child.

    H. PRIZE

    There will be four levels of prizes awarded in the Program: (1) School Participation Reward, (2) the Finalist Prize, (3) the Grand Prize and (4) the Runner Up Prize.

    (1) School Participation Rewards

    The School Participation Reward is an additional gift that Sponsor will award to the three (3) Schools that have the most participation in the Program ("Winning School(s)"). For the purposes of these Rules, the term "School Winner" shall mean the representative of the Winning School.

    Each School Winner will be awarded, on behalf of his/her Winning School, with the School Participation Reward, which consists of (i) a check for $30,000 for their school for a cafeteria makeover, (ii) travel for one School Winner to and from, lodging, and an appearance on a shared segment of Rachael Ray to be filmed between the dates of October 21, 2013 - November 4, 2013, in New York and (iii) a check for $200 for spending money while School Winner is in New York. Specifically, the School Winner Prize will include the following:

    • A check for $30,000 for the winning school for a cafeteria makeover
    • Transportation to and from New York for one (1) School Winner, consisting of round-trip, coach-class air transportation for School Winner from a major commercial airport near School Winner's home (as determined by the Sponsor) to a major commercial airport in New York departing between the dates of October 21, 2013 - November 4, 2013, and round-trip ground transportation between the airport and hotel in New York. If the School Winner resides within 250 miles of New York, New York, the Sponsor reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation to the School Winner. Hotel lodging will consist of one (1) room at a hotel in New York, New York, or vicinity, as determined by the Sponsor, for up to two (2) nights.
    • A check for $200 made payable to the School Winner, to cover meals and incidentals while the School Winner is in New York.

    Fees and expenses not specifically stated above (including, but not limited to taxes, fees, meals, gratuities, insurance, incidentals, and non-included ground transportation), together with the reporting and payment of all applicable taxes, fees, duties, gratuities, and/or surcharges, if any, arising out of, or resulting from, acceptance or use of a School Participation Reward, are the sole responsibility of the Winning School and/or the School Winner.

    Note, a School Winner will be asked to travel to the Rachael Ray filming location in New York between the specified dates. To be eligible, the person who travels must be a school employee or representative. In the event any School Winner is unable to travel within those dates, the travel portion of the School Participation Reward will be forfeited.

    Furthermore, the Sponsor is not responsible for the postponement or cancellation of the filming of Rachael Ray. If the taping on Rachael Ray is postponed or cancelled, the Sponsor reserves the right to award the School Winner a trip to New York without the opportunity to film on Rachael Ray. In such an event, the Sponsor will not owe School Winner or the Winning School any additional compensation. The Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses, travel, lodging or otherwise, for any other individuals traveling with the School Winner. Travel subject to availability, blackout dates and other restrictions and dates of travel are subject to change. Additional restrictions may apply. The School Winner and the Winning School bear all responsibility for use of the School Participation Reward in compliance with the terms and conditions imposed by the transportation and lodging providers and any additional costs associated with the use of the prize. If the Sponsor provides the tickets and books the travel and lodging, but the School Winner does not use the tickets, travel, and/or lodging, the prize is null and void and no further compensation or prizes will be offered to the School Winner. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of each School Participation Reward = $32,150. Actual value of School Participation Reward may vary and any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value will not be awarded.

    (2) The Finalist Prizes

    As explained below, the Sponsor will award a Finalist Prize to up to three (3) Finalists that it selects during Phase 1, 2, and 3 of the Program judging (as explained in Section J of these Rules). For the purposes of these Rules, the term "Finalist" shall mean both the Child and the parent or legal guardian that entered this Program with the Child and who appears in the Video with the Child (hereinafter, "Parent"). An additional parent may travel with the Finalist if the additional parent also signs the prize documentation.

    Each Finalist will be awarded with the Finalist Prize, which consists of (i) travel to and from, lodging, and an appearance on a shared segment of Rachael Ray to be filmed between the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013, in New York and (ii) a check for $500 for spending money while Finalist is in New York. Specifically, the Finalist Prize will include the following:

    • Transportation for one child and two parents (if applicable) to and from New York, consisting of round-trip, coach-class air transportation for Finalist and two parents (if applicable) from a major commercial airport near Finalist's home (as determined by the Sponsor) to a major commercial airport in New York departing between the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013, and round-trip ground transportation between the airport and hotel in New York. If the Finalist resides within 250 miles of New York, New York, the Sponsor reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation to the Finalist. Hotel lodging will consist of one (1) room with double occupancy for up to three (3) people at a hotel in New York, New York, or vicinity, as determined by the Sponsor, for up to two (2) nights.
    • A check for $500 made payable to the Parent, to cover meals and incidentals while the Finalist is in New York.

    Fees and expenses not specifically stated above (including, but not limited to taxes, fees, meals, gratuities, insurance, incidentals, and non-included ground transportation), together with the reporting and payment of all applicable taxes, fees, duties, gratuities, and/or surcharges, if any, arising out of, or resulting from, acceptance or use of a Finalist Prize, are the sole responsibility of the Parent.

    To receive the Finalist Prize, Finalists must be able to travel to the Rachael Ray filming location in New York between the specified dates. To be eligible, the persons who travel must be the same persons who appeared in the Video. In the event any Finalist is unable to travel within those dates, the Finalist Prize will be forfeited and the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select an alternative Finalist, time permitting.

    Furthermore, the Sponsor is not responsible for the postponement or cancellation of the filming of Rachael Ray. If the taping on Rachael Ray is postponed or cancelled, the Sponsor reserves the right to award the Finalist a trip to New York without the opportunity to film on Rachael Ray. In such an event, the Sponsor will not owe Finalist any additional compensation. The Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses, travel, lodging or otherwise, for any other individuals traveling with the Finalist beyond those described above. Members of each Finalist "team" (i.e., Child and Parent) and the additional parent (if applicable) must travel together on the same itinerary and must travel on dates specified by the Sponsor or the prize will be forfeited. Travel subject to availability, blackout dates and other restrictions and dates of travel are subject to change. Additional restrictions may apply. The Finalist bears all responsibility for use of the Finalist Prize in compliance with the terms and conditions imposed by the transportation and lodging providers and any additional costs associated with the use of the prize. If the Sponsor provides the tickets and books the travel and lodging, but the Finalist does not use the tickets, travel, and/or lodging, the prize is null and void and no further compensation or prizes will be offered to the Finalist. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV") of each Finalist Prize = $4,200. Actual value of Finalist Prize may vary and any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value will not be awarded.

    (3) Grand Prize

    As explained below, the Sponsor will award a Grand Prize to one of the three Finalists. For the purposes of these Rules, the term "Grand Prize Winner" shall mean the Child and his or her Parent(s) (up to two (2) Parents may travel with the Child), so long as the additional Parent signs the Prize Documents, described below.

    The Grand Prize Winner will receive (i) travel to and from, lodging, and a segment on Rachael Ray to be filmed between the dates of January 6, 2014 - January 20, 2014, in New York, (ii) a check for $500 for spending money while Grand Prize Winner is in New York (iii) a check for $15,000 and (iv) his or her school will be awarded a cafeteria makeover valued at $30,000. Specifically, the Grand Prize will include the following:

    • Transportation to and from New York, consisting of round-trip, coach-class air transportation for the Grand Prize Winner and two parents (if applicable) from a major commercial airport near the Grand Prize Winner's home (as determined by the Sponsor) to a major commercial airport in New York departing between the dates of January 6, 2014 - January 20, 2014 and round-trip ground transportation between the airport and the hotel in New York. If the Grand Prize Winner resides within 250 miles of New York, New York, the Sponsor reserves the right to provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation to the Grand Prize Winner. Hotel lodging will consist of one (1) room with double occupancy for up to three (3) people at a hotel in New York, New York, or vicinity, as determined by the Sponsor, for up to two (2) nights.
    • A check for $500 made payable to the Parent, to cover meals and incidentals while Finalist is in New York.
    • A check for $15,000 made payable to the Parent.
    • A check made out to the Child's school to be used toward a cafeteria "makeover," including cafeteria supplies, cafeteria payroll, remodeling, POS systems, cafeteria décor such as tables, chairs, new lighting, new paint, and new equipment, valued at no more than $30,000. The funds will be used at the school's discretion and not monitored by the Sponsor. In the event the Child is homeschooled as of the date of entry into the Program, the Sponsor will award the $30,000 school cafeteria makeover to a school in the Child's region (as determined by Sponsor) that is underprivileged, as determined by the U.S. Department of Education's Title I funding program.

    Furthermore, the Sponsor is not responsible for the postponement or cancellation of the filming of Rachael Ray. If taping on Rachael Ray is postponed or cancelled, the Sponsor reserves the right to award the Grand Prize Winner a trip to New York without the opportunity to film on Rachael Ray. The Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses, travel, lodging or otherwise, for any other individuals traveling with the Grand Prize Winner beyond those described above. Members of each Grand Prize Winner "team" (i.e., Child and Parent) must travel together on the same itinerary and must travel on dates specified by the Sponsor or the prize will be forfeited. Any additional parent that signs the Prize Documents and travels with the team must travel with the Grand Prize Winner on the same itinerary to receive travel. Travel subject to availability, blackout dates and other restrictions and dates of travel are subject to change. Additional restrictions may apply. The Grand Prize Winner bears all responsibility for use of the Grand Prize in compliance with the terms and conditions imposed by the transportation and lodging providers and any additional costs associated with the use of the prize. If Sponsor provides the tickets and books the travel and lodging, but the Grand Prize Winner does not use the tickets, travel, and/or lodging, the prize is null and void. ARV of Grand Prize = $49,200. Actual value of Grand Prize may vary and any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value will not be awarded.

    (4) Runner Up Prize

    As explained above, the Sponsor will award Runner Up Prizes to up to two Finalists that do not win the Grand Prize. For the purposes of these Rules, the term "Runner Up Prize Winner" shall mean the Child and his or her Parent(s).

    Each Runner Up Prize Winner will receive (i) a check for $5,000 and (ii) his or her school will be awarded a cafeteria makeover valued at $10,000. Specifically, the Runner Up Prize will include the following:

    • A check for $5,000 made payable to the Parent
    • A check made out to the Child's school to be used toward a cafeteria "makeover," including cafeteria supplies, cafeteria payroll, remodeling, POS systems, cafeteria décor such as tables, chairs, new lighting, new paint, and new equipment, valued at no more than $10,000. The funds will be used at the school's discretion and not monitored by the Sponsor. In the event the Child is home schooled as of the date of entry into the Program, the Sponsor will award the $10,000 school cafeteria makeover to a school in the Child's region (as determined by Sponsor) that is underprivileged, as determined by the U.S. Department of Education's Title I funding program.

    ARV of Runner Up Prize = $15,000.

    Total ARV of all Prizes: $188,250

    I. PRIZE TERMS

    The Sponsor may, at its sole discretion, choose to substitute any one of the prizes described in these Official Rules for one of equal or greater value. Further, the Sponsor reserves the right to expand or modify any of the prizes described above. Except in the event the prize is a charitable donation, no prize transfer, assignment or substitution by the Finalist or Grand Prize Winner is permitted. All federal, state and local taxes, fees and surcharges on the Finalist Prizes, Runner Up Prizes and Grand Prize are the sole responsibility of the Finalists, Runner Up Winners and/or Grand Prize Winner. If any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize shall be considered forfeited and the Sponsor may select an alternate Finalist, Runner Up and/or Grand Prize Winner from all remaining eligible entries. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received and the skill of the Entrants in preparing their Videos.

    The Sponsor, KWP/Rachael Ray and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, employees, agents, officers and directors, advertising and promotion agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees and their respective agents will not be liable for unsuccessful efforts to notify any potential winner.

    J. HOW TO WIN

    There will be several steps to the review process of each Video:

    • Phase 1: Entry and Initial Review. During the Entry Period, July 29, 2013 through October 6, 2013, Entrant may submit a Video to the Sponsor. All Videos that are submitted to the Program Site will be evaluated by the Sponsor to ensure that they meet the Video Requirements. Thereafter, the Sponsor will notify Entrant that the Video is posted on the Program Site, or tell Entrant that the Video was refused or rejected for a failure to meet the Video Requirements.

    • Phase 2: Public Voting Period. Next, during 12:00 p.m. EDT on October 9, 2013 and 11:59 p.m. on October 27, 2013 ("Voting Period"), the public will receive the opportunity to vote on all the Videos posted to the Program Site. Each individual will have an opportunity to review all Videos posted on the Program Site and may cast one vote for the Video that he or she feels is most compliant with the spirit and purpose of the Program. Limit one vote per person/email address, per video, per 24 hours. This means that persons may vote for more than one video per day, but they may not vote for the same video more than one (1) time in any 24 hour period. Persons must be over the age of eighteen (18) to vote. Votes must be recorded by the Sponsor's server by 11:59 PM EDT on October 27, 2013.

      Note, at any time during the Voting Period, the Sponsor may determine that a Video fails to meet the Video Requirements and may remove the Video from the Program Site.

    • Phase 3: Judging Period. During the Voting Period, a panel of judges who are Mars Food US employees and advertising/marketing partner affiliates and Rachael Ray representatives will evaluate each Video to select three (3) Videos to receive the Finalist Prize described above. This judging period will occur between the dates of October 9, 2013 and October 27, 2013. These judges will consider the following Judging Criteria when evaluating each Video:

      • Personality and ability to engage and inspire the audience (20%);
      • Level of enthusiasm for the recipe and cooking (20%);
      • Demonstrating a basic knowledge of food and recipe (20%);
      • Creativity in responding to the questions posed by Entrant (20%); and
      • Votes: the total number of votes that the Video received on Facebook during the Public Voting Period (20%).

      The judges reserve the right, but not the obligation, to interview any of the Entrants outside of the appearance on Rachael Ray. The judges will give each Video a score based upon the criteria listed above. The three (3) Entrants with the highest scores will be chosen as potential Finalists. In the event of a tie, the potential Finalist will be determined by the highest score in the category of "level of enthusiasm for the recipe and cooking." Judges' decisions are final.

      Potential Finalists will be notified by email and/or telephone on or about October 28, 2013 and the Parent will be required to execute and return, within three (3) days of issuance of notification, an affidavit of eligibility, assignment of rights, liability and (where legal) publicity release ("Prize Documents"), which will include, without limitation, their granting of permission for their names, likenesses, recipes and Videos to be displayed in correlation with all advertising for Mars Food US, the Program, and the Rachael Ray show and in any manner or in any media, now known or hereinafter developed by the Sponsor and/or KWP/Rachael Ray. The Parent(s) must sign the Prize Documents on behalf of his or her Child, and consent to the Child's participation and acceptance of the prize. For the Finalists, this consent will extend to both the Finalist Prize and the Grand Prize, in the event the Finalist is chosen as a Grand Prize Winner. The Parent(s) must provide the Prize Documents to the Sponsor electronically, via the mechanism described by the Sponsor in the prize notification. The Prize Documents will also confirm the Finalist's acceptance of the Finalist Prize, as well as their ability to travel to New York to film a segment on Rachael Ray during the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013 and again during the dates of January 6, 2014 - January 20, 2014 in the event the Finalist is chosen as a Grand Prize Winner. The Finalist must also warrant that the recipe has not previously won a prize or reward. Any prize (including the School Participation Reward) may be forfeited or a potential winner disqualified if there are any issues with acceptance of any prize during this process. Specifically, if notification documents are returned as non-deliverable, if a Finalist is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, is unable to travel to New York for Rachael Ray, does not respond within the time period specified, or cannot accept the terms and conditions of being a Finalist or Grand Prize Winner, in the event the Finalist is chosen as a Grand Prize Winner, if time permits, the next highest scored Entrant may be notified and the same process will be followed. The Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may determine whether there is a need to select an alternative Finalist, in the event that one of the three (3) chosen Finalists is unable to accept the Finalist Prize or Grand Prize, in the event the Finalist is chosen as a Grand Prize Winner. Note: Finalists will be required to execute separate Rachael Ray show Appearance and Materials Releases.

      Additionally, judges will review school participation to award the School Participation Reward described above. One School Participation Reward (defined above) per Group (defined above) will be determined based on the highest total number of valid points received during the entire Program Period. The school with the highest number of valid points in each Group at the end of the Program Period will be selected as the potential Winning School to receive a check for a cafeteria makeover (see above for details), subject to verification of eligibility (including number of students - based on initial list) and compliance with these Official Rules. In the event of a tie in any Group, the school that received the highest number of valid points first (as determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor by Sponsor's clock) will be selected to potentially receive the reward. NOTE: The cafeteria makeover will be provided to the schools.

      Each potential School Participation Reward recipient will be notified by phone and overnight mail on or about October 9, 2013. An authorized representative of the school will be required to sign all documents required by Sponsor within seven (7) days of notification of receipt in order to receive the School Participation Reward. If such representative cannot be contacted, fails to execute and return the documents required by Sponsor within the required time period, or if notification is returned as undeliverable, such school will forfeit the Prize and the Sponsor will have no further obligation to such school. At Sponsor's sole discretion, Prize may be awarded to a runner up for the Group at issue based on points. Receipt of the Prize is subject to school providing all necessary consents deemed required by Sponsor. By accepting a Prize, each school agrees to the use of its name, location, trademarks, logos, photograph, and/or image in any and all media now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from such school or its authorized representatives or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to use if asked to do so. All Prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.

      NOTE: For all potential award recipients, including those potentially receiving funds as part of the Runner Up, Finalist, Grand Prize, or School Participation Reward, please note that by accepting a prize, each Entrant and School agrees to the use of its name, location, trademarks, logos, photograph, and/or image in any and all media now or hereafter known, worldwide and on the Internet and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from such school or its authorized representatives or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to use if asked to do so. Schools will be provided with affidavit and prize documentation prior to receiving any prize. Please note that a school may be disqualified if it refuses to complete any of the affidavits or prize documents. In such case, Sponsor reserves the right to award such school prize to another school or entity selected by Sponsor, in Sponsor's sole discretion. All prize details and decisions are at Sponsor's sole discretion.

    • Phase 4: Top 3 Segment and Public Voting Period 2. At sometime during the dates of November 11, 2013 - November 18, 2013, the Finalists will fly to New York to film a segment on Rachael Ray. This segment will feature each Finalist "team" (i.e., Parent and Child) participating through cooking.

      Between the dates of November 18, 2013 at 12:00 PM EDT and, December 8, 2013 until 11:59 PM EDT ("Public Voting Period 2"), the public can vote on the Finalists Videos, which will be posted on the Program Site. Limit one vote per person/email address, per video, per 24 hours. This means that persons may vote for more than one video per day, but they may not vote for the same video more than one (1) time in any 24 hour period. Persons must be over the age of eighteen (18) to vote. Votes must be recorded by the Sponsor's server by 11:59 PM EDT on December 8, 2013.

    • Phase 5: FINAL JUDGING. After the completion of the Rachael Ray show, a panel of judges who are Mars Food US employees and advertising/marketing partner affiliates and Rachael Ray representatives will evaluate each of the Finalist's Videos, as well as their appearances on Rachael Ray, to determine the Grand Prize Winner. This final judging period will occur sometime between the dates of November 18, 2013 - December 8, 2013. Specifically, the judges will consider the following:

      • Personality and ability to engage and inspire the audience (20%);
      • Level of enthusiasm for the recipe and cooking (20%);
      • Demonstrating a basic knowledge of food and recipe (20%);
      • Creativity in responding to the questions posed by Entrant (20%); and
      • Votes: the total number of votes that the Video received on Facebook during the Public Voting Period 2 (20%).

      The judges will give each performance a score based upon the criteria listed above. The Finalist with the highest score will be chosen as a potential Grand Prize Winner. In the event of a tie, the potential Grand Prize Winner will be determined by the highest score in the category of "The total number of votes that the Video received on Facebook during the Public Voting Period 2." Judges' decisions are final.

      Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by email and/or telephone on or about December 27, 2013 and may be required to execute and return additional prize acceptance documents and/or liability waivers. In the event such documents are needed, the Parent(s) must sign on behalf of his or her Child and provide the documents to the Sponsor in the manner described in the notification. If any notification documents are returned as non-deliverable, if the potential Grand Prize Winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, is unable to travel to New York for Rachael Ray, does not respond within the time period specified, or cannot accept the terms and conditions of being a Grand Prize Winner, the next highest scored Finalist will be notified and the same process will be followed. Note: Grand Prize Winner will be required to execute separate Rachael Ray show Appearance and Materials Releases.

    K. PUBLICITY

    Except where prohibited by law, by accepting any prize, Finalists and/or Grand Prize Winner consents to the Sponsor, KWP/Rachael Ray, each of their respective partners, affiliates and/or subsidiaries, use of Child and Parent's Entry Materials and materials obtained over the course of the Program, including without limitation their likenesses, photographs, names, Video, and/or voices for advertising and publicity purposes in any and all media worldwide (including winners list) without additional compensation or notification. The names of all winners may be utilized in communications and advertising, including being posted on the websites of the Sponsor, its partners, affiliates and/or subsidiaries and KWP/Rachael Ray.

    L. ABILITY TO TERMINATE

    The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Program. If the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines that the Program or any portion of the Program is impractical, fraudulent, void, unlawful or if there are any technical or administrative malfunctions, errors or other problems that affect the structure, terms or lawful administration of the Program, the Sponsor may terminate, cancel or otherwise modify the Program, in whole or in part.

    M. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY

    By participating, Entrants and winners release the Sponsor, KWP/Rachael Ray, each of their respective affiliates, parent, and subsidiary companies, its employees, agents and officers, advertising and promotion agencies, as well as all others associated with the development and execution of the Program, and Facebook Inc. (collectively, the "Released Parties"), from and against any and all liability with respect to or in any way arising from the Program, the prizes awarded in the Program or in any filming, use or other activities related to the prizes offered in the Program. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to the Program Site, or any registration, voting or winner/Finalist selection.

    Entrants also agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules; and (b) that the decisions of the Sponsor are final on all matters relating to the Program.

    Before being declared a winner, each selected Entrant and School may be required to sign an agreement and release confirming compliance with these Official Rules and acceptance of the prize as offered and (i) releasing the Released Parties from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, cost or expense arising out of participation in this Program, or participating in any prize-related activity or the acceptance, use or misuse of any prize, including without limitation costs injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, or from any and all claims of third parties arising there from, and (ii) granting the Sponsor, its agencies and KWP/Rachael Ray the unrestricted rights, in their collective or individual discretion, to publish without any further compensation the School, Child and Parent's names, hometowns, likenesses, photographs, recipes, statements, Video or prize information for advertising and publicity purposes worldwide without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited. The agreement and release must be returned within the time period specified thereon or the selected Entrant will be disqualified and the prize forfeited.

    If Entrant is acting within the scope of his or her employment, as an employee, contractor, or agent of another party, Entrant warrants that such party has full knowledge of his or her actions and has consent thereto. Entrant further warrants that his or her actions do not violate the employer's or company's policies and procedures.

    N. LAWS

    The Program is governed by the laws of California, without regard to the conflicts of law provisions.

    All disputes, claims or demands that relate to these Official Rules will first be brought to the attention of the other party. The receiving party shall have sixty (60) days from the date of such notice to remedy the described breach or violation and notify the complaining party in writing of the resolution. If the dispute, claim or demand is not resolved to the satisfaction of the complainant within 60 days, the complainant may request an informal resolution conference (mediation), which if agreed to by the other party will be scheduled to occur within 21 days of the written response. Each party shall have the right to be represented at such a conference by counsel and will ensure that a decision-maker with full and complete authority to resolve the dispute attends the conference. Such conference will be in front of a third party mediator chosen by the parties. If the parties do not agree to conference or are unable to resolve a dispute after such a conference, the parties agree that exclusive jurisdiction for any dispute, claim or demand related in any way to these Official Rules will be decided by binding arbitration. All disputes between the parties, of whatsoever kind or nature arising out of these Official Rules, shall be submitted to JAMS for binding arbitration under its rules then in effect in the California area, before one arbitrator to be mutually agreed upon by both parties. The parties agree to share equally in the arbitration costs incurred.

    O. WINNERS LIST

    To obtain the names of winners, send an email to winners.list.request@dlblairsweeps.com with "WINNERS 7071" as the subject line. Requests must be received by 11:59 PM EDT on June 30, 2014. Winners lists will be sent after winners have been verified.

    NOTE: This Program is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with Facebook. All Entrants are providing their information to Sponsor, and not to Facebook. Any claims, complaints, and concerns should be directed to Sponsor. ®/TM Trademarks ©Mars, Incorporated 2013

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