Sweepstakes rules

 

SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

1.              Eligibility

The Celmatix Sweepstakes Program (the “Sweepstakes Program”) is sponsored by Celmatix Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and is only open to individuals who are legal residents of one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, and are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry.  Employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor, its respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising/promotional agencies, fulfillment companies and members of their immediate family (defined as spouse, parent, sibling, child and respective spouses regardless of where they reside) and/or persons living in the same household of such individuals (whether related or not), are ineligible to participate in any sweepstakes conducted as part of the Sweepstakes Program (each, a “Sweepstakes”) in any capacity or win a prize. An eligible individual as described herein is referred to as an “Entrant.”  This Sweepstakes Program is sponsored by Sponsor and is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any social media platforming including, without limitation, Facebook and Instagram.

 

2.              Sweepstakes Program Period

The Sweepstakes Program begins at 9 AM ET on January 17, 2018, and ends at 9 AMET on April 1, 2018 (the “Program Period”).  During the Program Period, there will be multiple individual Sweepstakes, each with a separate start and end date (each, a “Sweepstakes Period”), and prize(s) (each, a “Sweepstakes”).  Each Sweepstakes will require separate entry, as described in Section 3 below.  The Sweepstakes Period applicable to each Sweepstakes, as well as the prize(s) being offered for such Sweepstakes, can be accessed at www.wesaythefword.com.  Any such changes will become effective upon posting at www.wesaythefword.com.

Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for each Sweepstakes.

3.              How to Enter

A prospective Entrant may enter any or all Sweepstakes during the Program Period by visiting www.wesaythefword.com and following the instructions to fully and accurately complete and submit an entry form.  The entry form will require each prospective Entrant to provide, among other information, an e-mail address and his/her residential United States zip code.

Limit one (1) entry per person during each Sweepstakes Period, irrespective of the number of e-mail addresses used.  Entries received from any person in excess of the stated limit, entries received after the end of the applicable Sweepstakes Period, or entries not otherwise complying in all respects with these Official Rules are void.  Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.

By participating in the Sweepstakes Program, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes Program. Winning any prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

Additionally, by participating in the Sweepstakes Program, entrants agree to be contacted by Sponsor and its affiliates at the e-mail address you provide.

 

4.              Random Drawings/Winner Notification/Odds of Winning

One (1) entry for each Sweepstakes will be randomly drawn from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period for that Sweepstakes to determine the potential winner of that Sweepstakes (each, a “Winner”).   Entries for a particular Sweepstakes must be received during the Sweepstakes Period for that Sweepstakes to be eligible for the drawing for that Sweepstakes. Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period for a particular Sweepstakes are only eligible for the drawing for that Sweepstakes and do NOT rollover into any drawing for any other Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period for the applicable Sweepstakes.  Many will enter, few will win. 

EACH SWEEPSTAKES IS A SEPARATE DRAWING AND ENTRIES RECEIVED FOR THAT SWEEPSTAKES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR ANY OTHER SWEEPSTAKES.

Each Winner will be notified by e-mail using the information provided at the time s/he entered within five (5) business days of the drawing.  If a potential Winner does not respond to the e-mail within two (2) business days after notification, or if an e-mail notification is returned as undeliverable, such Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received for that Sweepstakes.  A potential Winner may also be required to sign and return, within two (2) business days, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, a Publicity Release (where allowed by law) to be eligible to receive a prize (“Prize Claim Documents”). If the Prize Claim Documents are not returned to Sponsor within specified time period, or a potential Winner cannot be contacted for any reason, or if a potential Winner declines the prize for any reason prior to award, such potential Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received for that Sweepstakes. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any Entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized holder of the e-mail account associated with the entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.  An Entrant may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that s/he is the “authorized account holder” of the account associated with his/her entry.

By accepting a prize, each Winner hereby grants Sponsor the right (except where prohibited by law) to use the Winner’s name, likeness, biographical information, voice, and any statements or remarks made about the Sweepstakes Program and/or winning or participating in the applicable Sweepstakes for advertising and promotional purposes (in any medium) without additional compensation.

 

5.              Prizes/Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)

The prize for the applicable Sweepstakes, including its ARV (which, for the prizes available to be awarded during the Program Period, will range from $100 to $300 for each prize) will be listed on www.wesaythefword.com and awarded to the Winner of that Sweepstakes.  Additional restrictions applicable to a particular prize, if any, will be specified on www.wesaythefword.com.  Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value of a particular prize will not be awarded in any form.  Payment and reporting of income and other taxes (if any), as well as costs not expressly stated but which may be incurred in connection with the acceptance and use of a prize are the sole responsibility of each Winner.  Sponsor is not responsible for any costs other than those expressly set out herein.  Any prize details not specified herein or on www.wesaythefword.com will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any and all prizes. No other substitutions or transfer of prizes allowed unless specifically authorized by Sponsor.  Prizes will only be delivered to addresses within the 50 United States. The use of a third party’s trademark in connection with any prize is solely to describe the prize and does not suggest any affiliation or sponsorship. 

6.              General Conditions

All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  

By participating in the Sweepstakes Program, each Entrant, on behalf of himself/herself, and his/her executors and heirs, agrees (a) to be bound and abide by these Official Rules and by all decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding and not open to appeal; (b) to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook and other social media platforms, and each of its and their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, members, shareholders, agents, representatives, employees, suppliers, agencies, successors, assigns, licensors, advertising or promotional agencies, prize suppliers and/or any prize-sponsoring agency (collectively, "Released Parties"), from any and all liability whatsoever in connection with or related to the Sweepstakes Program, including, without limitation, from any and all causes of action, liabilities, suits, claims (including but not limited to, third party claims that may be made against Entrant, and claims arising out of or relating to acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or any publicity or other public exposure of Entrant, including without limitation, claims concerning infringement or invasion of Entrant's privacy or publicity rights, or defamation, or acts undertaken in preparation for, or participation in, the Sweepstakes Program), cross-claims or counterclaims, costs, injuries, losses or damages or demands of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) (collectively, "Claims"), WHETHER OR NOT ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES; (c) that he/she has no right to bring, and covenants not to bring, any claim, action, or proceeding of any kind or nature whatsoever against the Released Parties; (d) to assume all risks, express or implied, associated with all Claims released above, including without limitation, all risks concerning entry into and participation in the Sweepstakes Program; and (e) that NONE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES HAVE MADE OR MAKE OR ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, RELATIVE TO THE SWEEPSTAKES PROGRAM OR A PRIZE, AND ALL PRIZES ARE TENDERED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS.  THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE DESCRIPTION ON THE FACE OF ANY SWEEPSTAKES OR SWEEPSTAKES PROGRAM MATERIALS OR ANY PRIZE.

Winners may be asked to consent to a background check to be eligible to receive a prize.  If a potential Winner refuses to provide such consent, such potential Winner may be disqualified.  Sponsor shall also have the right to disqualify any Entrant who commits, or has committed, any act, or is involved in, or has been involved in, any situation or occurrence, which in Sponsor’s sole discretion, brings Sponsor into public scandal or ridicule, shocks or offends the community, detracts from the public image of Sponsor, or reflects unfavorably upon Sponsor.

In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any promotion and/or Sweepstakes Program materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

Neither Sponsor nor its agents or representatives is responsible for (a) typographical errors, omitted details or any other errors submitted by any Entrant, or errors in the printing of these Official Rules, the administration or fulfillment of any Sweepstakes or the announcement of prizes; (b) lost, late, illegible, incorrect, incomplete, misdirected, misaddressed, garbled or otherwise mutilated, stolen or delayed entries; (c) errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, destruction, theft or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries or other problems (whether due to technical problems, human error or any combination thereof); (d) telephonic, mechanical, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, communications line or other failures, or difficulties of any kind, including without limitation, server malfunction or by any human error which may occur in the processing of entries; or (e) any delay experienced by any Entrant due to (i) variations in the speed with which different electronic devices receive, send and otherwise process digital information or (ii) any other technical reason, whether due to the nature of digital systems or otherwise.

An Entrant’s entry will be disqualified, at the sole discretion of Sponsor, if he/she attempts to (a) enter any Sweepstakes through any means other than described in these Official Rules; (b) disrupt any Sweepstakes or the Sweepstakes Program, circumvent the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, or in any way tamper with a component of any Sweepstakes or the Sweepstakes Program; and/or (c) redeem more than the total number of entry points available to him/her, including, without limitation, by using multiple e-mail addresses.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in these Official Rules, Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or cancel one or more Sweepstakes, the Sweepstakes Program in its entirety, or any portion of either, if it cannot be run as originally planned, including by reason of tampering, unauthorized intervention or fraud; infection by computer virus; malicious software attacks, bugs or other problems; or force majeure or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which impair the integrity or corrupt the administration or security of any Sweepstakes or the Sweepstakes Program.  In such event, any affected Sweepstakes shall be conducted from among all eligible entries received prior to suspension, modification or cancellation, if any, prior to the date on which the event that compromised the affected Sweepstakes and/or the Sweepstakes Program occurred.

Except where prohibited and subject to the releases and other provisions of these Official Rules, each Entrant: (1) agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes Program, any Sweepstakes, or any prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in New York, New York; (2) agrees that any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred and in no event shall include attorneys' fees associated with participation in the Sweepstakes Program or any Sweepstakes; (3) agrees that no indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"); and (4) waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO A PARTICULAR ENTRANT(S).

The Sweepstakes Program, any and all Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are governed by the laws of the State of New York, without regard to its conflicts of law rules.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES PROGRAM OR ANY SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS' FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

ENTRANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected from entrants is subject to Sponsor’s Privacy Policy

7.              Copy of Official Rules/Winners List

To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, visit www.wesaythefword.com during the Program Period.  The name(s) of Winner(s) may be posted on www.wesaythefword.com for a period of 2 months after the end of the Program Period.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

1. Eligibility

The Celmatix Social Media Sweepstakes (the “Social Media Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Celmatix Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and is only open to individuals who are legal residents of one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia, and are at least eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry.  Employees, officers, directors and agents of Sponsor, its respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising/promotional agencies, fulfillment companies and members of their immediate family (defined as spouse, parent, sibling, child and respective spouses regardless of where they reside) and/or persons living in the same household of such individuals (whether related or not), are ineligible to participate in the Social Media Sweepstakes in any capacity or win a prize. An eligible individual as described herein is referred to as an “Entrant.”  This Social Media Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sponsor and is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with any social media platforming including, without limitation, Facebook and Instagram.

2.  Sweepstakes Period

The Social Media Sweepstakes begins at 9 AM ET on February 11, 2018, and ends at 4 PM ET on February 16, 2018 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).

3. Entry Requirements

A prospective Entrant may enter the Social Media Sweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period by “Following” Celmatix’s Instagram account at the following handle: @celmatix, “Following” Ovaries Talk’s Instagram account at the following handle: @Ovaries_talk, “Liking” the @celmatix account’s post regarding this Social Media Sweepstakes (the “Post”), and using www.wesaytheFword.com to take the pledge to #SaytheFword in 2018. In order for entry to be considered complete, each Entrant must include his/her Instagram handle in his/her form submission to take the pledge on www.wesaytheFword.com.

One (1) Instagram user determined by Sponsor to have fully complied with the Entry Requirements listed in this section and randomly selected by Sponsor will be contacted by Sponsor and asked to provide, among other information, an e-mail address and his/her residential United States zip code.

Limit one (1) entry per unique Instagram account and per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Entries received from any person in excess of the stated limit, entries received after the end of the applicable Sweepstakes Period, or entries not otherwise complying in all respects with these Official Rules are void. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void, as are entries that are illegible, garbled, incomplete or that contain errors. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. No other entry method will be accepted.

By participating in the Social Media Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Social Media Sweepstakes. Winning any prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

Additionally, by participating in the Social Media Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be contacted by Sponsor and its affiliates at the e-mail address you provide.

 

4. Odds of Winning

Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Social Media Sweepstakes and determines the order of receipt of entries. One (1) randomly selected Entrant fully complying with the Entry Requirements for the Social Media Sweepstakes will be determined to be the potential winner (each, a “Winner”). Entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period for that Entrant to be eligible to win a prize.  Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period for the Social Media Sweepstakes.  Many will enter, only few will win. 

EACH SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES IS A SEPARATE DRAWING AND ENTRIES RECEIVED FOR THAT SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED FOR ANY OTHER SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES.

Winner Notification:

The potential Winner(s) will be contacted by Sponsor through an Instagram Direct message to (1) notify the potential Winner that he or she may be eligible to win a prize, and (2) request that the potential Winner’s personal e-mail address for further communication about the Social Media Sweepstakes.  Upon receipt of a potential Winner’s personal e-mail address, Sponsor will send a notification to the personal e-mail address provided.  If a potential Winner does not respond to the e-mail within two (2) business days after notification, or if an e-mail notification is returned as undeliverable, such Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received.  A potential Winner may also be required to sign and return, within two (2) business days, an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, a Publicity Release (where allowed by law) to be eligible to receive a prize (“Prize Claim Documents”). If the Prize Claim Documents are not returned to Sponsor within specified time period, or a potential Winner cannot be contacted for any reason, or if a potential Winner declines the prize for any reason prior to award, such potential Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any Entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized holder of the Instagram account associated with the entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to the Instagram account by Instagram.  An Entrant may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that s/he is the “authorized Instagram account holder” of the account associated with his/her entry.

By accepting a prize, each Winner hereby grants Sponsor the right (except where prohibited by law) to use the Winner’s name, likeness, biographical information, voice, and any statements or remarks made about the Social Media Sweepstakes and/or winning or participating in the Social Media Sweepstakes for advertising and promotional purposes (in any medium) without additional compensation, throughout the world and in perpetuity.

 

5. Prizes/Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)

The Winner will receive a one-on-one podcasting master class with total approximate ARV: $150, which is equal to one hour of one-on-one podcasting class. 

Any difference between the stated ARV and the actual value of a particular prize will not be awarded in any form.  Payment and reporting of income and other taxes (if any), as well as costs not expressly stated but which may be incurred in connection with the acceptance and use of a prize are the sole responsibility of each Winner.  Sponsor is not responsible for any costs other than those expressly set out herein.  Any prize details not specified herein or on www.wesaythefword.com will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any and all prizes. No other substitutions or transfer of prizes allowed unless specifically authorized by Sponsor.  Prizes will only be delivered to addresses within the 50 United States. The use of a third party’s trademark in connection with any prize is solely to describe the prize and does not suggest any affiliation or sponsorship. 

6. General Conditions

All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  

By participating in the Social Media Sweepstakes, each Entrant, on behalf of himself/herself, and his/her executors and heirs, agrees (a) to be bound and abide by these Official Rules and by all decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding and not open to appeal; (b) to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, Instagram and all other social media platforms, and each of its and their parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, members, shareholders, agents, representatives, employees, suppliers, agencies, successors, assigns, licensors, advertising or promotional agencies, prize suppliers and/or any prize-sponsoring agency (collectively, "Released Parties"), from any and all liability whatsoever in connection with or related to the Social Media Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, from any and all causes of action, liabilities, suits, claims (including but not limited to, third party claims that may be made against Entrant, and claims arising out of or relating to acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or any publicity or other public exposure of Entrant, including without limitation, claims concerning infringement or invasion of Entrant's privacy or publicity rights, or defamation, or acts undertaken in preparation for, or participation in, the Social Media Sweepstakes), cross-claims or counterclaims, costs, injuries, losses or damages or demands of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) (collectively, "Claims"), WHETHER OR NOT ARISING FROM THE NEGLIGENCE OF ANY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES; (c) that he/she has no right to bring, and covenants not to bring, any claim, action, or proceeding of any kind or nature whatsoever against the Released Parties; (d) to assume all risks, express or implied, associated with all Claims released above, including without limitation, all risks concerning entry into and participation in the Sweepstakes Program; and (e) that NONE OF THE RELEASED PARTIES HAVE MADE OR MAKE OR ARE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, RELATIVE TO THE SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES OR A PRIZE, AND ALL PRIZES ARE TENDERED ON AN "AS IS" BASIS.  THERE ARE NO WARRANTIES THAT EXTEND BEYOND THE DESCRIPTION ON THE FACE OF ANY SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES MATERIALS OR ANY PRIZE.

Winners may be asked to consent to a background check to be eligible to receive a prize.  If a potential Winner refuses to provide such consent, such potential Winner may be disqualified.  Sponsor shall also have the right to disqualify any Entrant who commits, or has committed, any act, or is involved in, or has been involved in, any situation or occurrence, which in Sponsor’s sole discretion, brings Sponsor into public scandal or ridicule, shocks or offends the community, detracts from the public image of Sponsor, or reflects unfavorably upon Sponsor.

In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any promotion and/or Social Media Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

Neither Sponsor nor its agents or representatives is responsible for (a) typographical errors, omitted details or any other errors submitted by any Entrant, or errors in the printing of these Official Rules, the administration or fulfillment of the Social Media Sweepstakes or the announcement of prizes; (b) lost, late, illegible, incorrect, incomplete, misdirected, misaddressed, garbled or otherwise mutilated, stolen or delayed entries; (c) errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, destruction, theft or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries or other problems (whether due to technical problems, human error or any combination thereof); (d) telephonic, mechanical, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, communications line or other failures, or difficulties of any kind, including without limitation, server malfunction or by any human error which may occur in the processing of entries; or (e) any delay experienced by any Entrant due to (i) variations in the speed with which different electronic devices receive, send and otherwise process digital information or (ii) any other technical reason, whether due to the nature of digital systems or otherwise.

An Entrant’s entry will be disqualified, at the sole discretion of Sponsor, if he/she attempts to (a) enter the Social Media Sweepstakes through any means other than described in these Official Rules; (b) disrupt the Social Media Sweepstakes, circumvent the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, or in any way tamper with a component of any Social Media Sweepstakes; and/or (c) redeem more than the total number of entry points available to him/her, including, without limitation, by using multiple e-mail addresses.  Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained in these Official Rules, Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or cancel the Social Media Sweepstakes if it cannot be run as originally planned, including by reason of tampering, unauthorized intervention or fraud; infection by computer virus; malicious software attacks, bugs or other problems; or force majeure or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which impair the integrity or corrupt the administration or security of the Social Media Sweepstakes.  In such event, the Social Media Sweepstakes shall be conducted from among all eligible entries received prior to suspension, modification or cancellation, if any, prior to the date on which the event that compromised the Social Media Sweepstakes occurred.

Except where prohibited and subject to the releases and other provisions of these Official Rules, each Entrant: (1) agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Social Media Sweepstakes or any prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by state or federal courts situated in New York, New York; (2) agrees that any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred and in no event shall include attorneys' fees associated with participation in the Social Media Sweepstakes; (3) agrees that no indirect, punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation, lost profits, may be awarded (collectively, "Special Damages"); and (4) waives all rights to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.  SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO A PARTICULAR ENTRANT(S).

The Social Media Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are governed by the laws of the State of New York, without regard to its conflicts of law rules.

NO IMPLIED ENDORSEMENT: The names of individuals, groups, companies, products and services mentioned herein, and any corresponding likenesses, logos and images thereof reproduced herein, have been used for identification purposes only and may be the copyrighted properties and trademarks of their respective owners. The mention of any individual, group or company, including Instagram Inc., or the inclusion of a product or service as the prize, does not imply any association with or endorsement by such individual, group or company or the manufacturer or distributor of such product or service and, except as otherwise indicated, no association or endorsement is intended or should be inferred.

 

ENTRANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Winner’s name and contact information will be used in order to contact winner for the purpose of fulfillment of prizes. Any information submitted to Sponsor, including all Entries will be governed by the terms of Sponsor’s Privacy Policy . 

7. Copy of Official Rules/Winners List

To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, visit www.wesaythefword.com during the Sweepstakes Period.  The name(s) of Winner(s) may be posted on www.wesaythefword.com for a period of 2 months after the end of the Sweepstakes Period.  The names(s) of Winner(s) may also be posted on Sponsor’s Instagram page.