Conditions of participation: Painting competition

Participation in our painting competition on the social media platforms Facebook and Instagram is only possible under the conditions listed here. By participating in the competition, participants expressly accept these conditions of participation. The organiser is Brainchildren GmbH.

Entries for the painting competition can be submitted from 27.03. to 17.04.2020. After that the voting phase will take place. The competition ends on 30.04.2020 at 24.00 hours.

Right to participate
All natural persons resident in Germany who are at least 18 years old are eligible to participate. Excluded are employees of Facebook, Instagram, Brainchildren GmbH and all affiliated companies.

In order to take part in the competition, the participants have to create a picture on the topic “I like that best” together with their child(ren) and send it by scan or as a photo to The picture must also contain the following information: Name of the child(ren), and their age. The sending must take place within the above mentioned promotion period. In addition, participation in the competition implies acceptance of these terms and conditions and implies consent to the publication of the images on the SLIDERSTRAW blog and social media channels with mention of the name in abbreviated form (first name + first letter of the surname, e.g. Anja H.).

Exclusion of participation
Brainchildren GmbH reserves the right to exclude participants from the competition without giving reasons if there is suspicion of manipulation, unauthorised multiple participation or a violation of the listed conditions of participation.

The prize cannot be paid out in cash and is excluded from exchange. The profit cannot be transferred to third parties and may not be resold. Should the operator not be able to provide the prize for unjustifiable reasons, he reserves the right to provide an equivalent replacement.

Determination of profit
Among all entries that meet the above mentioned entry requirements, the winner will be determined by the Brainchildren Social Media Team by means of voting. Entries that do not comply with the rules and conditions or are submitted after the closing date will not be considered.

Prize notification and acceptance
The winners will be announced via Facebook and Instagram by 23:59 on 5 May 2020 at the latest and will then be contacted by e-mail. In order to make the prize available, the winner’s address will be requested from him/her and passed on internally in order to deliver the prize. If the prize is not accepted in time by 10.05. at 23:59 hrs at the latest or if no contact details are provided, the claim to the prize expires without substitution. If a prize is undeliverable due to incorrect contact data or the failure of the winner to respond, the prize claim also expires without substitution.

The organizer is not liable in any form for direct or indirect damages resulting from participation in the action or from the inaccessibility of the Internet server, unless these are due to gross negligence or intentional action for which the organizer is responsible.

Subject to change
The organizer reserves the right to change, adjust or terminate the competition at any time without prior notice and without giving reasons.

Exclusion of legal recourse
The judges’ decision is final.

Data protection
The correct handling of personal data is a high priority for Brainchildren GmbH. Therefore we attach great importance to data protection. The collection, processing (including storage, modification, transmission, blocking and deletion) and use of data is carried out exclusively in accordance with the applicable data protection regulations. Insofar as personal data of participants is collected in the course of the campaign, this data will be collected, processed and used by the organiser exclusively for the purpose of carrying out the campaign.

Should individual provisions of these conditions of participation be or become invalid, the legal validity of the remaining conditions of participation shall not be affected. They shall be replaced by an appropriate provision which most closely corresponds to the purpose of the invalid provision.

Exemption clause
The contributions (comments, pictures and links) of the participants to the competition may not contain any insults, false facts, spam, as well as competition, trademark or copyright infringements. Such contributions will be deleted without comment and reported to Facebook & Instagram. Should third parties nevertheless assert claims for infringement of their rights, the participant indemnifies Brainchildren GmbH from all claims. By participating in the competition each participant commits himself/herself to take personal responsibility for any infringements of rights.

The promotion is not affiliated with Facebook & Instagram and is in no way sponsored, endorsed or organized by these platforms. The contact person for the contest and recipient of information provided by the entrant is not Facebook or Instagram, but the Promoter as the operator of the official company fan page on Instagram and Facebook. The information provided will be used solely for the purpose of evaluating the contest.