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People's Choice Awards ("PCA") Voting
1. How to Vote. To vote in the categories visit www.PeoplesChoice.com (the "Web Site") and follow the directions to vote for your favorite nominees from the categories listed in section 2 below. The voting categories, start dates/times and end dates/times will be as listed in sections 2 and 3 below. All votes are subject to the voting conditions set forth in section 4 below.
2. Online Voting Categories, Start Dates/Times and End Dates/Times. Below are the start dates/times and end dates/times for each of the voting categories:
|Favorite Movie||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Actor||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Actress||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Icon||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Action Movie||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Action Movie Star||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Face of Heroism||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Comedic Movie||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Comedic Movie Actor||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Comedic Movie Actress||11/15/1212:00pm EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Dramatic Movie||11/15/1212:00pm EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Dramatic Movie Actor||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Dramatic Movie Actress||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Franchise||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Superhero||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite On-Screen Chemistry||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Movie Fan Following||11/15/1212:30PM EST||1/9/13 10:00PM EST|
|Favorite Network TV Comedy||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Network TV Drama||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Cable TV Comedy||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Cable TV Drama||11/15/1212:30pm EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Premium Cable TV Show||11/15/1212:30pm EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite TV Crime Drama||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Comedic TV Actor||11/15/1212:00pm EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Comedic TV Actress||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Dramatic TV Actor||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Dramatic TV Actress||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Daytime TV Host||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Late Night Talk Show Host||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite New Talk Show Host||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Competition TV Show||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Celebrity Judge||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59pm EST|
|Favorite TV Fan Following||11/15/1212:30PM EST||1/9/13 10:00pm EST|
|Favorite New TV Comedy||11/15/1212:30PM EST||1/9/13 10:00pm EST|
|Favorite New TV Drama||11/15/1212:30PM EST||1/9/13 10:00pm EST|
|Favorite Male Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Female Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Pop Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Hip Hop Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|R&B Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Band||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Country Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Breakout Artist||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Song||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Album||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Music Video||11/15/1212:30PM EST||12/13/12 11:59PM EST|
|Favorite Music Fan Following||11/15/1212:30PM EST||1/9/13 10:00PM EST|
4. Voting Conditions. Voting in all categories is unlimited between the voting time periods listed above. All voting will be subject to verification and certification by an independent third party auditor. No automatic, programmed, robotic or similar means of voting are permitted. Participants who do not comply with these Terms and Conditions, or who attempt to interfere with the voting process or the operation of the Web Site in any way will be disqualified and their votes will not be counted. PCA reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend voting should any virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the voting process. All decisions regarding the voting process shall be final and shall not be subject to challenge or appeal.
PCA, its affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, Web Site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of voting information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one's ability to vote, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer or mobile device relating to or resulting from participating in the voting or downloading any materials. PCA is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, technically corrupted or misdirected votes, which will be disqualified. PCA shall use commercially reasonable efforts to ensure the security and accuracy of all votes and the voting process (provided, however, that you acknowledge and agree that such methodologies are not infallible, and that PCA makes no guarantee as to their effectiveness).
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE VOTING PROCESS MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, PCA RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
6. People's Choice Awards. The list of potential nominees for PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 20132 were determined by national ratings averages, box-office grosses, music sales and PeoplesChoice.com data, then vetted through EPoll Market Research. This process generated a list of the top candidates per category. Fans were asked to visit www.PeoplesChoice.com to pick their favorites and generate the final list of nominees for PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2013. Fans had the option to write in their favorites not included among the provided candidates. All new shows currently on air are eligible in the categories of Favorite New TV Drama and Favorite New TV Comedy and these categories will remain open until day of show. The winners will be revealed during PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARDS 2012 on January 9, 2013.
Abbreviated Terms & Conditions
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO VOTE Start and end dates for voting vary by category. All decisions regarding the voting process shall be final and shall not be subject to challenge or appeal. Log onto www.PeoplesChoice.com for voting start and end dates and complete terms and conditions.
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