Spike TV's Ink Master Voting Rules
Following the initial airing of episode #15 of the Program ("Episode #15"), there will be a Facebook poll ("Facebook Poll") conducted in conjunction with the Program (see local listings for dates/times). To participate you must have an active Facebook account. Data rates may apply to your Facebook Poll. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding their pricing plans. Voting period commences at the end of the East Coast broadcast of Episode #15 (see local listings for dates/times), and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. (Eastern Time), on September 25, 2017 ("Voting Period"), as determined by Viacom Media Networks ("VMN"). Facebook Polls received prior to or after the Voting Period shall be considered void. VMN reserves the right to modify these rules without notice.
During the Voting Period, voter may cast his/her Facebook Poll for one (1) contestant from each shop team (each a "Contestant") that must represent their shop team and create a six-hour tattoo for the live finale, on the Program website located on the Internet at Facebook.com/SpikeInkMaster. The Contestants with the highest number of votes from each shop team will be chosen to create a six-hour tattoo for the live finale.
During the Voting Period, voter may cast his/her Facebook Poll, as follows:
- To cast your Facebook Poll for Black Cobra Tattoos, the options are Matt O'Baugh and Katie McGowan.
- To cast your Facebook Poll for Basilica, the options are Christian Buckingham and Noelin Wheeler.
- To cast your Facebook Poll for Old Town Ink, the options are DJ Tambe and Bubba Irwin.
Neither VMN, Original Ink, LLC, Sullivan Compliance Company, nor their respective parents, divisions, subsidiaries and/or affiliated companies, licensees, advertising and promotional agencies, sponsors, or any of and the directors, officers, agents, representatives, employees of each of them, are responsible for Facebook Poll that are illegible, incomplete, lost, delayed, mutilated and misdirected, any problems or technical malfunctions, human error, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website or any combination thereof, including injury or damage to Voter's or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from voting. If for any reason the voting is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of the VMN which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the voting, VMN reserves the right at VMN's sole discretion to disqualify any Facebook Polls, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the voting in any manner. Should the voting be terminated or cancelled prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the Voting Website, and any Facebook Poll received prior to the termination or cancellation may at VMN's sole discretion be considered by VMN. Facebook Poll that have been tampered with or altered will be deemed void. The use of any system or agent to submit Facebook Poll in connection with the voting is prohibited and will result in disqualification of Facebook Poll. VMN reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual they deem to be tampering with the voting process or the operation of the voting or any website associated therewith; to be acting in violation of the rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A VOTER OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE VOTING IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, VMN AND THEIR DESIGNEES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH VOTER OR OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
All of VMN's decisions regarding the voting rules, process and system and the results derived from the voting shall be final and binding, and not subject to challenge or appeal.
This Facebook Poll is in no way administered by Facebook. Inquiries (whether questions, comments or complaints) should be directed to VMN.