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CONTEST RULES & REGULATIONS
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CONTEST SPONSOR & ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor and Administrator of the Cuisinart® The Great Canadian Griller Sweepstakes (the “Contest”) is Winners Products, 56 Sheppard Ave West, Toronto, Ontario M2N 1M2. The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
ELIGIBILITY: Eligibility for the Contest is open to legal Canadian residents, 18 years of age and older. Residents of Quebec are restricted from entering the contest. Also, ineligible are employees, directors and officers, and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and their respective spouses), and their respective household members (whether related or not), of Winners Products, its affiliates, subsidiaries, and divisions advertising and promotion agencies and, and all others associated with the design, execution, production, development, and promotion of this Contest.
GOVERNING CONTEST REGULATIONS: The Contest is subject to all applicable Canadian federal, provincial, and local laws.
CONTEST OPENING AND CLOSING DATES: The Contest opens at 12:00:00 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on May 21, 2018 and closes at 12:00:00 PM ET Augusts 10, 2018 (the “Contest Period”). The Contest Period will be administered through software operated by the contest administrator. Entries received after the closing dates and times will be disqualified.
CONTEST ENTRY: NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN, and no entry fee, payment or proof-of-purchase is necessary to participate in the Contest. To enter the Contest, entrants must enter their information above and upload an image of themselves enjoying any Cuisinart product. Contest entrants are also required to provide their name, a valid email address and phone number, and indicate their acceptance of the Contest Rules through the completion and submission of a brief form. There is a limit of one Entry per person. By entering into this Contest, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual: (a) suspected of tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest; (b) to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; (c) to be acting in any manner deemed by the Sponsor to constitute unsportsmanlike or disruptive behaviour, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
By submitting a photo to the contest, the entrant hereby grants Winners Products and its affiliates the right to use photos submitted to the contest. Winners Products and its affiliates via Facebook, Twitter and other social media outlets. By submitting a photo to the contest, the entrant also hereby grants to Winners Products and its affiliates the non-exclusive, perpetual right and license to reproduce, publish and distribute, and to authorize the reproduction, publication and distribution of the photos, in print, on microfilm, and microfiche, and in all electronic forms and media now known or later developed, including, but not limited to, on CD-Rom, over the Internet. By uploading a photo to the contest, entrants agree that such reproduction, publication or distribution may be the work alone and not in conjunction with the works with which it is first published by Winners Products and its affiliates. Winners Products and its affiliates reserves the non-exclusive right to publish any entry and/or use any entry in its material during or after the Contest without further compensation to the entrants. For Winners Products and its affiliates, promotional material shall include without limitation any print or electronic advertising or marketing material such as posters, online images, newspaper ads, television ads, e-mails and social media content. Waiver forms/ model releases are the responsibility of the entrant and must be available in the event the photo is selected as a winning photograph.
With regard to any photograph submitted to this Contest, the owner of the photo’s copyright retains all copyright. By uploading any photograph to the Contest, you grant (or warrant that the owner of such materials expressly grants) Winners Products and its affiliates a world-wide, royalty-free, irrevocable and non-exclusive right and license to use, copy, adapt, transmit, communicate, publicly display and perform, distribute and create compilations and derivate works or merchandise from any such submitted photograph to promote the Contest. You represent and warrant that you have the right to grant the license set out above. In the event copyright of any photograph submitted by an eligible entrant belongs to a minor, permission to enter the photo in the Contest, reprint, publish, or otherwise reproduce the images, as described above, must have been obtained, in writing, from the child’s parent or guardian prior to entry of the photograph in the Contest. Proof of such permission must be provided to the Contest Sponsor immediately upon request
PRIZES & DISTRIBUTION: The prizes available to be won:
One (1) prize will be awarded each Friday for twelve (12) weeks starting May 25, 2018 for a total of 12 prizes. Prizes will consist of various Cuisinart® products valued between $29.99-$249.99. Prize for any given week will be announced the Monday prior to that week’s contest draw (Friday).
Finalists will be selected at random from all of the eligible entries received every Friday starting May 25, 2018 and finishing August 10, 2018.
Each Friday during the contest period one winner will be drawn at random from all eligible entries, and if confirmed in accordance with Section 8 - Winner Confirmation, will be deemed a confirmed Contest winner. If the entries drawn cannot be confirmed by the validation deadline, a 2nd entry will be drawn and so forth, until a winner is successfully confirmed, or until 5 pm Eastern Time 14 days after the Contest Period.
WINNER CONFIRMATION: For the names of the winners, available 14 days after the Contest Period, please mail a self –addressed, stamped envelope to the Promoters address as follows: Winners Products, 56 Sheppard Ave West, Toronto, Ontario M2N 1M2, no later than 4 weeks from the end of the Contest Period. All winners consent to having their names included on this list. The Contest Administrator will make all reasonable efforts as outlined to contact and confirm potential winners, (hereby called Finalists) within 14 days from the contest closing date, adhering to the following process:
Potential Winners will be notified by email or phone using the contact information provided at the time of entry.
Finalists will be granted 48 hours to confirm receipt of notification through a phone call or email back to the Contest Official, failure of which will render their entry null and void.
During a subsequent phone interview to take place within a maximum of a further 48 hours, Finalists will be required to correctly answer a time- limited skill testing question. Failure to correctly answer the skill testing question, will immediately disqualify the Finalist, whereas, correctly answering the skill testing question, will advance Finalist to the last stage of the validation process as follows: potential winner will be required to email or fax a declaration, supplied by Winners, stating (1) Finalists' citizenship (2), Finalists Birth date and age. Only with the preceding fulfilled to the Contest Official's satisfaction, will the potential winner be proclaimed as official.
Finalists will be required to agree via email to a liability release and a publicity release.
Further proof of citizenship and age may be requested at the discretion of the Contest Official. All decisions by Contest Officials regarding Contest eligibility are final.
All efforts to contact and confirm Finalists will suspend 14 days after the Contest Period.
ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning depend on the total eligible number of entries received
DELIVERY OF PRIZES - Delivery of the prizes will be arranged and paid for through the Contest Sponsor utilizing Canada Post ground shipping or UPS. Allow up to 6 weeks for delivery of a prize.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: ENTRANTS HEREBY AGREE TO RELEASE, INDEMNIFY AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, AND FACEBOOK, INC. , THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, DIVISIONS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES AND SHAREHOLDERS (COLLECTIVELY, THE “RELEASEES”) FROM ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, INJURY, LOSS OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, RESULTING FROM PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, OR USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY PRIZE-RELATED ACTIVITY. THIS LIMITATION OF LIABILITY IS A COMPREHENSIVE LIMITATION OF LIABILITY THAT APPLIES TO ALL DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING (WITHOUT LIMITATION) COMPENSATORY, DIRECT, INDIRECT, OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES; LOSS OF DATA, INCOME, OR PROFIT; LOSS OR DAMAGE TO PROPERTY; AND CLAIMS OF THIRD PARTIES. ELIGIBLE PARTICIPANTS AGREE THAT RELEASEES HAVE NOT MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, STATUTORY, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, TITLE, AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE), IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE PRIZE AWARDED. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, RELEASEES DO NOT MAKE ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS WITH RESPECT TO ANY PROMOTIONAL WEB SITE AND RELEASEES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR THE CONSEQUENCES OF ANY INTERRUPTIONS OR ERRORS RELATED THERETO.
Releasee's are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, delayed, garbled, damaged, stolen or misdirected submissions, or problems of any kind, whether mechanical, human or electronic. Releasee's are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, inability to access a website, inability to submit an entry, or fraud, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions or inaccurate transcription of entry information, whether caused by Sponsor, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user's system or limit an Eligible Participant's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes. Releases are not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, illegible, damaged, postage-due or misdirected entries or mail. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor's sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play, or submission of entries, or should the Sweepstakes be unable to run as planned for any other reason, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner[s] in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR ANY ONLINE SERVICE RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS' FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
INDEMNITY: By acceptance of a prize, each winner releases and agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor from and against any and all costs, claims, damages, or any other injury, whether due to misconduct, negligence, or otherwise, to person(s) or property (including, without limitation, death or violation of any personal rights, such as violation of right of publicity/privacy, libel or slander), due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Contest, or arising out of participation in any Contest or prize-related activity, or the receipt, use or misuse, of any prize.