Contest Rules

Econ4 Video Contest Rules

Video Requirements

  • Videos must be a maximum of 3 minutes in duration
  • Videos must be related to the given theme
  • If you capture someone in a picture or in film, a Photo Release form must be submitted, signed by anyone who appeared in the video
  • No copyrighted material may be used
  • The videos cannot contain content that violates the submission standards of YouTube
  • All videos must include both a title for the video and recognition of Econ4. (e.g. “Video created for the Econ4 Video Remix Competition)

Entry Submission

  • Entrant must submit the final video before February 1, 2016
  • Submission of entry signifies that the submitter agrees to the terms of the competition.
  • Entrant must comply with all terms, conditions, and registration requirements of the video contest.
  • Winners will be notified and must execute final releases and information requests prior to payment of the prizes. Failure to do so will void the award.
  • All entries become the property of Econ4 and will not be returned.


Additional Terms

1) By submitting an entry, Entrant unconditionally assigns and transfers to Econ4 all rights, ownership, title, interest and claim (including without limitation all copyrights), which it now has or may have in the future, to entries (including, without limitation, the submitted video), whether or not acceptable to Econ4 and regardless of the form they take, or any element(s) thereof and further grants to Econ4 the right to use, publish, exploit and/or modify any entry and/or video submitted in connection herewith in any manner it wishes, regardless if the media is now existing or hereafter created. Econ4 reserves the right to edit and/or modify any video content or video titles and publish or advertise the video without Entrant’s approval, acknowledgement or compensation unless prohibited by law. By entering, Entrant agrees to defend, release and hold harmless Econ4 and its agents from and against any claims, action and/or liability for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from Entrant’s participation herein (including in connection with the use and/or exploitation of the submitted video) or from the acceptance or use of any prize awarded. Econ4 reserves the right to verify eligibility qualifications of the winner. US law governs these contest rules.


Econ4 has the right to modify, use, assign or dispose of your entry however it sees fit without approval of entrant or any third party. Entrants grants Econ4 the right to use their names, images, likenesses, photographs, voices and biographical materials, and video submissions, for advertising, publicity and promotion purposes including posting the videos or screen names online for any purpose or on a winner’s list and other online announcements, and for sharing the videos with the media for viewing, whether TV or print, without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. Neither entrants nor winner shall receive any compensation or credit for use of entries, other than that disclosed in these rules. Entrants agree that if selected as a winner, they grant Econ4 and its designees the right to film and later publish footage of the winner.


2) Econ4 is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or other error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or web site, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation herein, or for any injury to person or property, including but not limited to video equipment, arising from the entrant’s participation herein or for the use or misuse of any prize won. Econ4 is not responsible for lost, late, illegible or misdirected entries or mail. Entrant warrants that their submission is original, that publication of the submission will not infringe on the rights of others, and Entrant has full power to grant ownership to Econ4 as stated herein.


Econ4 has no obligation of any nature to publish, promote, display or otherwise use any information provided by Entrants, including but not limited to biographical or video content.


All taxes are the responsibility of the winners.