Mar 31, 2016
Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway
Complete Official Rules
THIS PROMOTION IS INTENDED FOR PARTICIPATION ONLY IN THE UNITED STATES AND SHALL BE CONSTRUED ACCORDING TO, AND GOVERNED EXCLUSIVELY BY, UNITED STATES LAW. DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE PROMOTION IF YOU ARE NOT A LEGAL RESIDENT OF AND PHYSICALLY LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES AT THE TIME OF ENTRY OR YOU OTHERWISE DO NOT FALL WITHIN THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS SET FORTH IN THE OFFICIAL RULES BELOW.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PRODUCT PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS PROMOTION CONSISTS OF ONE CONTEST, WITH ITS OWN METHOD OF ENTRY AND PRIZE POOL. DEPENDING ON HOW YOU CHOOSE TO ENTER, INTERNET, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM OR FACEBOOK ACCESS AND/OR A WEB-ENABLED MOBILE DEVICE MAY BE REQUIRED TO ENTER.
ELIGIBILITY: Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway (“Promotion”) is offered and open only to legal residents of the UNITED STATES who are age 18 or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited. Employees, officers, directors and representatives of Dulcop America (“Sponsor”), and those entities involved in the preparation of materials and/or administration of Wonderfest 2016 and this Promotion (collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”), and their immediate family members (spouse, siblings, children and parents) and those living in the same household as such individuals (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter.
PROMOTION PERIOD: Promotion starts on or about 10:59:59 am Eastern Time (“EST”) on April 1, 2016 and ends 11:59:59 pm EST on April 3, 2016 (“Promotion Period”). All time referenced herein is Eastern Time. Sponsor’s clock is the official time keeping device for the Promotion.
HOW TO ENTER/DEADLINES/NUMBER OF PRIZES:
Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway on Twitter: During the Promotion Period follow /BubbleWorldToys on Twitter and tweet a 140 character or less story about your interaction with Bubble World bubbles at Wonderfest 2016 and include a picture and the hashtags #Anytimeisbubbletime #Wonderfest2016. Limit one entry per person per day. All entries must comply with the Twitter Terms of Service and Twitter Rules available at the Twitter website. Only a single individual may use a given Twitter account to participate in the Giveaway.
Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway on Facebook: During the Promotion Period like /bubbleworldtoys on Facebook and post about your interaction with Bubble World bubbles at Wonderfest 2016 and include a picture and the hashtags #Anytimeisbubbletime #Wonderfest2016. Limit one entry per person per day. All entries must comply with the Facebook Terms of Service and Facebook Rules available at the Facebook website. Only a single individual may use a given Facebook account to participate in the Contest.
Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway on Instagram: During the Promotion Period follow /bubbleworldtoys on Instagram and take a photograph of your experience at the Bubble World booth at Wonderfest 2016 with your web-enabled iPhone or Android mobile telephone using the Instagram app, and tag it with the hashtags #Anytimeisbubbletime #Wonderfest2016. Limit one entry per person per day. All entries must comply with the Instagram Terms at the Instagram website. Only a single individual may use a given Instagram account to participate in the Contest.
A Grand Prize winner will be selected from each social media platform during the Promotion Period, from all eligible entries received by 11:59:59 p.m. EST on 4/3/16.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: In the event of a dispute about entries submitted by multiple individuals using the same Twitter, Facebook or Instagram account (as applicable), entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized subscriber of the account used to enter the Promotion at the actual time of entry. Retweets, automated tweets, tweets sent by bot, or entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified. If you use a web-enabled iPhone or Android mobile telephone to participate in this Promotion (which may only be available via participating wireless carriers), standard text messaging and/or data rates may apply to each message sent or received according to the terms of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges as well as charges for wireless Internet access) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Contact your wireless carrier for details. By participating in this Promotion by mobile device, you understand and agree that you may receive additional messages by mobile device relating to this Contest, including notifying you if you are a potential winner, which may also be subject to charges pursuant to your carrier’s service agreement. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas or on all carriers. Once submitted, entry cannot be modified, deleted or cancelled. Entries may not infringe or violate the rights of any third party. By submitting an entry, each Entrant represents and warrants that the entry submitted is the sole creation of that Entrant (not copied, adapted, or reproduced from any other source and not a collaboration with any other person) and warrants that the entry, or any element thereof, does not violate, breach, or infringe upon any copyright, trademark, or other proprietary rights of any person or entity, is not defamatory or libelous, does not disclose private or personal matters concerning any person without such person’s consent, and does not depict unsafe, illegal or dangerous practices. Any entry, in whole or in part, that is deemed by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion as inappropriate, noncompliant, irrelevant, obscene, offensive or in any other respect unsuitable will not be considered. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole and absolute discretion, to refuse, disqualify, or withdraw entries and/or Entrants at any time during the Promotion. Entries become the property of Sponsor, will not be returned, and may be used, reproduced, distributed or otherwise exploited by Sponsor, its agents and assigns in any and all media throughout the world, without further review by or compensation to entrant.
Promotion Entities assume no responsibility for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, or illegible entries; nor for any computer, telephone, cable network, electronic or
Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability, or garbled, corrupt, or jumbled transmissions; nor service provider, Internet, Web site, user net accessibility or availability, traffic congestion, or unauthorized human intervention or any technical error; nor for unauthorized human intervention, human error, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information; nor for the failure to capture any such information.
SELECTION OF WINNERS/NOTIFICATION:
Giveaway Winners: Eligible entries received for the contest detailed above will be randomly selected by Sponsor to select 3 Grand Prize winners for each contest: 1 on Twitter, 1 on Facebook, and 1 on Instagram. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for each drawing.
Notification: All entries and participation in this Promotion shall be governed by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, whose decisions shall be final, binding, and conclusive on all matters. The potential Grand Prize winners will be contacted via a comment on their hash-tagged photo (if entered via Instagram), via Twitter message (if entered via Twitter) or via Facebook message (if entered via Facebook) at the time of entry within 5 to 10 business days after the applicable entry deadline. Winners must respond within 5 to 10 business days after notification with their valid U.S. ship to address. You are not a winner until Sponsor has verified your eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Potential prize winners may be required to complete, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability within seven (7) working days of notification.
GRAND PRIZE(S): Each Grand Prize consists of a 12 pack of Bubble World Fun Bubbles, valued at $14.99.
Prize is not redeemable for cash. No substitution or transfer of prize will be permitted except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Prizes will be mailed to the winners within 5 to 10 business days after receiving valid U.S. ship to addresses.
GENERAL: By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Failure to timely return or properly complete release documents (as described herein), or if a prize notification is ignored and no valid U.S. ship to address is provided, or if potential winner is not eligible or does not comply with these Official Rules prize forfeiture will result and an alternate potential winner may be selected.
BY PARTICIPATING, PARTICIPANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND HOLD
HARMLESS THE SPONSOR, AND ITS AFFILIATES AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES,
ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM, FACEBOOK AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, INDEPENDENT
CONTRACTORS, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL ALLEGED AND/OR ACTUAL CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, SETTLEMENTS (WHETHER OR NOT LITIGATION IS COMMENCED), LIABILITIES AND DAMAGES OF ANY KIND WHATSOEVER EXISTING NOW OR ARISING IN THE FUTURE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BODILY INJURY, PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, DISABILITY AND PROPERTY DAMAGE), COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, REASONABLE ATTORNEYS’ FEES, COURT COSTS, SETTLEMENT AND DISBURSEMENTS) DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING NOW OR IN THE FUTURE IN WHOLE OR IN PART OUT OF ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF A PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY CONTEST/PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY, ACCESS TO WEB SITE, AND/OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS PROMOTION. By entering and/or accepting a prize, Entrants and/or winners hereby consent, where lawful, to the use by Sponsor (and its authorized third parties) of their name, hometown, and/or biographical information in any and all media now known or hereafter developed worldwide, and on the Internet and World Wide Web, without additional compensation, and without the right of review, notification or approval. The information provided is subject to the Privacy Statement on the above stated Promotion Site.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Promotion Entities are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of any web site. If, for any reason, the
Promotion is not capable of running as planned by reason of, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which Sponsor deems, in its sole opinion, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion or any part thereof and select the winner from entries received prior to the action or as otherwise may be deemed fair and equitable by Sponsor. Promotion Entities shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to execute the Promotion, or supply a Prize or any part thereof, by reason of any act of God, any action(s), regulation(s) order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any similar or dissimilar event beyond their reasonable control.
In no event will Promotion Entities, their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and related companies, their advertising or promotion agencies and/or all their respective officers, directors, employees, independent contractors, representatives and agents, be responsible or liable for any damages or losses of any kind, including direct, indirect, incidental, consequential or punitive damages arising out of participation in the Promotion, Promotion/Prize related activities, access to, and use of, any participating internet site(s) or the downloading from and/or printing material downloaded from said site(s). Without limiting the foregoing, each Grand Prize and everything on said site(s) are provided “AS IS” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, and non- infringement. Some jurisdictions may not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages or exclusion of implied warranties.
THIS PROMOTION IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Promotion, participant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or the prizes awarded shall be governed by the laws of the State of North Carolina, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules, and that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court in North Carolina having jurisdiction. Further, in such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out of pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Promotion), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
WINNERS LIST: For the names of the prize winners, mail a self-addressed, U.S. postage stamped envelope, for receipt by June 30, 2016, to: Dulcop America Hashtag Wonderfest 2016 Giveaway Winners’ List Request, Dulcop America, Inc., 1704 East Blvd., Suite 101, Charlotte, NC 28209.
SPONSOR: Dulcop America, Inc., Charlotte, NC 28203.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Wonderfest, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram. All information provided by entrants in this promotion is being provided to Sponsor and not to Wonderfest, Twitter, Facebook or Instagram.