Terms of Use

Last modified on 31st August 2010

Vote Design: Terms & Conditions

When you register for the RekaTee t-shirt voting competition (the "Competition") you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions your registration will be invalid and you may not participate in the Competition.

  • You can vote the design using the voting system on the website. Your voting and any comments you submit on the design will be factors (but not the only factors) considered by the judges when determining the winner of the Competition. Any comments you submit may be passed to the designers, and may be used by RekaTee in promoting or advertising future Competitions or the business operated through RekaTee.
  • The winning design will be selected for print on a regular basis by the judges selected by RekaTee in its sole discretion. The criteria for a winning design will be assessed on a combination of factors including (but not limited to) the number of votes cast for each design, the average rating for each design and the comments made by voters for each design.
  • The judges' decision on all matters relating to the winning design is final.
  • By voting in the competition you warrant that no comments submitted by you to the Site will violate any right of any third party, including but not limited to their copyright, trademark, design right, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s) whether registered or unregistered.
  • You also warrant that no comments submitted by you to the voting site will be or contain defamatory or otherwise unlawful, abusive, offensive or obscene material.
  • All comments are accepted in good faith and RekaTee will not be deemed liable for any damages incurred to any third party by the publication of your comments.
  • You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any comments you submit.
  • You agree to indemnify RekaTee and keep RekaTee indemnified fully against any and all loss, injury, damage, costs or expenses incurred by RekaTee as a direct or indirect consequence of your breach of these terms and conditions.
  • If RekaTee in their sole discretion find that these terms and conditions have been breached, RekaTee may at any time withdraw from the site the comments submitted by you and delete your registration details from the site. RekaTee shall be entitled to retain your details and refuse or cancel any subsequent registration requested or made by you.
  • The designs submitted to the competition will be posted on the website for voting for a period set by RekaTee in its sole discretion during which time you will be able to register one vote per design.
  • Multiple votes per design will not be permitted from any one e-mail address or a single registered member. You agree that you shall not whether alone or in concert with any other(s) attempt to manipulate the result of the Competition (whether by submitting multiple votes for the same design or by making multiple registrations or in any other way.) In the event that RekaTee suspect that you have breached this condition, they shall be entitled to disregard votes cast by you and delete your registration details from the site. RekaTee shall be entitled to retain your details and refuse or cancel any subsequent registration requested made by you.
  • The winner of the competition will have his or her design printed on the RekaTee shirt which will normally be available for sale the following month. If you have voted you will be notified by email of the winning design when the t-shirt will be available for sale, and you agree that RekaTee may retain your details and contact you for this purpose.
  • Your contact details will be used by RekaTee to run the Competition, for the administration of sales of t-shirts to you, and to provide you with details of goods and services provided by RekaTee. Your biographical information may be used by RekaTee for its own internal business planning purposes, and in promoting or advertising future Competitions or the business operated through RekaTee. RekaTee will not sell your biographical information or contact details to any third party.
  • RekaTee will not be held responsible for any problems arising from the provision or publication of these details or from contacting anyone via details provided on the web site.

Submit Design: Legal Terms & Conditions

When you submit a design (the "Design") to RekaTee t-shirt competition (the "Competition") you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions set out below. If you do not agree to these terms and conditions your entry will be invalid and you may not participate in the Competition.

  • You may submit a Design for the Competition only by using the design template provided by RekaTee (downloadable from the RekaTee website) and by complying with the design rules and conventions set out on the website. Any failure to do so shall entitle RekaTee to reject your entry which will not then be eligible to participate in the Competition.
  • Unless RekaTee determines otherwise, the Designs submitted to the Competition will be posted on the RekaTee website for voting for a period set by RekaTee in its sole discretion. RekaTee is not obliged to accept any entry for the Competition, and may in its sole discretion reject any entry or withdraw it from the Competition at any time. RekaTee shall be entitled to edit any comments submitted by you along with the Design.
  • The winning design will be selected on a regular basis by the judges selected by RekaTee in its sole discretion - depending on the timescale appropriate for the Competition. The criteria for a winning design will be assessed on a combination of factors including (but not limited to) the number of votes cast for each design, the average rating for each design and the comments made by voters for each design.
  • The judges' decision on all matters relating to the winning design is final.
  • The winner of the competition will have his or her design printed on the RekaTee t-shirt which will normally be available for sale the following month (or in such later month as RekaTee deem appropriate).
  • The winning designer will be notified by e-mail. The prize(s) payable to the winning designer will be clearly stated on the RekaTee site in the section relating to the Competition. We reserve the right to adjust the prize money from time to time and any changes made will be announced on our site and communication channels.
  • RekaTee shall pay any sum due by PayPal or cheque payable to the name entered by the winning designer to the address submitted by him/her.
  • If your Design wins the competition, you agree that your submission of that Design constitutes an assignation to RekaTee of all Rights in that Design (the "winning Design"). RekaTee will own exclusively all Rights for t-shirt printing and shall not be limited in any way in its use, for commercial or other purposes, of any winning Designs. All winning Designs shall become and remain RekaTee property. However, if in time you wish to use the winning Design for commercial purposes yourself, RekaTee will always act positively towards any proposal by you to use the winning Design for commercial purposes and act reasonably in negotiating an agreement on suitable terms for such use by you.
  • For the purposes of these terms and conditions, "Rights" shall mean all rights, title and interest in and to any copyright, inventions, discoveries, trade names, trade marks (registered and unregistered) designs and design rights (registered and unregistered), badges of trade, get-up, and any other intellectual property rights of a cognate or similar nature arising anywhere in the world in the Design.
  • You waive your whole moral rights in any winning Design of yours. You may however display or archive any winning Design in a portfolio or personal collection. Unless you have agreed otherwise (as mentioned in condition 8), you may not sell or reproduce the winning Design for commercial purposes (which would include but are not limited to selling or commercially licensing the winning Design or derivatives of the winning Design).
  • By submitting a Design for the Competition, you agree that (whether or not that Design wins the Competition), RekaTee may use that Design in promoting or advertising future Competitions or the business operated through RekaTee, including but not limited to featuring it on RekaTee and in any promotional emails, bulletins, leaflets, flyers, posters and/or other advertising or marketing materials. However, unless otherwise agreed with you RekaTee shall not be entitled to sell any tee-shirts which feature that Design or make any other use of the Design except as set out in this condition.
  • By entering the Competition you warrant that no Design or comments submitted by you to RekaTee will violate any right of any third party, including but not limited to their copyright, trademark, design right, privacy or other personal or proprietary right(s) whether registered or unregistered and that the Design has not previously been submitted to any other competition. Any comments you submit may be used by RekaTee in promoting or advertising future Competitions or the business operated through RekaTee
  • You warrant that:- (a) you are the owner of the Rights; (b) you have not created the Design as an employee in the course of your employment; (c) the Design is entirely your own original work; (d) you have full power and authority to enter into the Competition on these terms and conditions and have not assigned or granted a licence of the Rights to any third party; and (e) you shall do nothing to prejudice or threaten the validity of the Rights.
  • You warrant that no comments or Designs submitted by you to the Competition will be or contain defamatory or otherwise unlawful, abusive, offensive or obscene material
  • All Designs and comments are accepted in good faith and RekaTee will not be deemed liable for any damages incurred to any third party by the publication or production of your design.
  • You are and shall remain solely responsible for the content of any Designs or comments you submit.
  • You agree to indemnify RekaTee and keep RekaTee indemnified fully against any and all loss, injury, damage, costs or expenses incurred by RekaTee as a direct or indirect consequence of your breach of these terms and conditions.
  • If RekaTee in their sole discretion find that these terms and conditions have been breached RekaTee may at any time withdraw from the site the Design and/or comments submitted by you. In the event that a Design has been a winning design and prize money has been paid you shall immediately repay all such money to RekaTee, which shall be entitled to take all appropriate steps to recover such money and you agree that you will be liable for any cost incurred in the production of the t-shirts and subsequent loss of sales. RekaTee shall be entitled to retain your details and refuse or cancel any subsequent Competition entry made by you.
  • Your contact details will be used by RekaTee to run the Competition, for the administration of sales of t-shirts to you, and to provide you with details of goods and services provided by RekaTee. Your biographical information may be used by RekaTee for its own internal business planning purposes, and in promoting or advertising future Competitions or the business operated through RekaTee will not sell your biographical information or contact details to any third party.
  • RekaTee will not be held responsible for any problems arising from the provision or publication of these details or from contacting anyone via details provided on the web site.
  • RekaTee reserves the right to change these terms and conditions by adding or subtracting guidelines