Pumpkin Pack Contest
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS
WHO CAN ENTER: The HBC Pumpkin Pack contest (the “Contest”) is open to all legal residents of Canada excluding Quebec, who have achieved the age of majority in their province or territory of residence on or before October 1, 2018, excluding employees of the Paralympic Foundation of Canada, Canadian Paralympic Committee and HBC (the “Contest Administrators”) and affiliated organizations and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising or promotional agencies (including their directors, officers, employees) and persons with whom any of the foregoing are domiciled.
CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest starts on October 9, 2018, at 7:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) and closes on October 29, 2018, at 4:00pm ET, unless suspended or cancelled earlier as set out herein (the “Contest Period”).
HOW TO ENTER: To enter, go to <http://paralympic.ca/contests or http://paralympique.ca/concours and, complete the entry ballot, and submit it as instructed prior to the end of the Contest Period. No purchase necessary.
RANDOM DRAW / WINNER NOTIFICATION: One entry will be selected in a random draw from among all eligible entries. The draw will take place on October 30, 2018 at approximately 11am ET at the Paralympic Foundation of Canada office at 85 Plymouth St, Suite 100, Ottawa, ON K1S. The selected entrant will be notified by email, at the email address set out on their entry. If a selected entrant has not responded by email within three (3) business days following the notice, incorrectly answers the skill-testing question, declines the prize, or fails to return the declaration and release specified below, another entrant will be selected until the prize is awarded. In order to be declared a winner, a selected entrant must first correctly answer (unaided) a time limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by telephone at a mutually agreed time and may be required to sign and return, within a stipulated period of time, the Contest Administrators’ form of declaration of compliance with the Official Contest Rules and Regulations, release of liability and publicity release. The Contest Administrators reserve the right to require proof of age and jurisdiction of residence prior to awarding the prize. The Contest Administrators will not be responsible for any failed attempts to reach a selected entrant. The odds of winning the draw are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received.
PRIZE: There is a single prize consisting of a luggage package containing an HBC Paralympic Team Canada-branded suitcase and backpack. (Approximate value: $330) The prize must be accepted as awarded, without exchange or conversion to cash, and is non-assignable. The Contest Administrators reserve the right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value in the event that the specified prize is unavailable.
GENERAL: The Contest Administrators will pay the costs of shipping the prize to the winner. The Contest Administrators are not responsible for any other costs associated with claiming or using the prize, or for any loss, theft or misuse of the prize. The winner is solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any and all taxes, if any, that may result in claiming the prize in this Contest.
Decisions of the Contest Administrators are final on all matters relating to the Contest, including matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility, procedure and fulfillment in respect to the Contest. The Contest Administrators reserve the right at any time to cancel or modify the Contest or to modify or supplement these rules, without notice, in their sole discretion, subject to applicable law.
By participating in this Contest, the winner consents to the use by the Contest Administrators of their names and hometown for any lawful purpose without further permission or compensation, except where prohibited by law. This would include providing the name of the winner to those who request it and promoting the name of the winner in any marketing vehicles.
By entering the Contest, all entrants and the winner agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Contest Rules and Regulations and consent to the use of their personal information to administer, implement and fulfill the Contest.
The Contest Administrators, affiliated companies and organizations and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) website, telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, access provider, server, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (ii) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed entry information or computer transmissions or traffic or congestion on the Internet or at any website; (iii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Contest Administrators that may cause the Contest to be disrupted or corrupted; (iv) inaccurate entry information, whether caused by equipment, programming used in the Contest, human processing or otherwise, or any combination thereof; or (v) any injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of the prize, or from participation in the Contest. The Contest Administrators reserve the right, in their discretion, to suspend or cancel the Contest at any time if a computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, or other technical problem of any sort corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Contest. The Contest Administrators also reserve the right to disqualify, in their sole discretion, any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the website, or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Contest Rules and Regulations. By participating in the Contest, each participant agrees to release and hold the Contest Administrators, their affiliated companies and organizations and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Contest or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of the prizes, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy.
Any issues concerning the validity, interpretation or enforceability of these Official Contest Rules and Regulations, or the rights and obligations of entrants and the Contest Administrators, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, without giving effect to any conflict of law rules which might find otherwise.
For name of the winner or for a copy of these Official Contest Rules and Regulations, send an email request firstname.lastname@example.org by November 1, 2018. No other correspondence will be entered into except with the selected entrant(s) who will be notified as forth above.
This contest is subject to all federal, provincial and local laws. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.