PUFFWORKS COSTUME PARTY PHOTO CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES
SWEEPSTAKES: Puffworks Costume Party Photo Contest (the “SWEEPSTAKES”) starts on Thursday Oct. 1, 2020 at 8am PT (“PT”) and ends Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm PT (the “Giveaway Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the continental United States who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. Employees, officers and directors of Giveaway Indemnities (as hereinafter defined) and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) and household members of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate or win. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Employees of Puffworks (the “Sponsor”) or their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. No purchase is necessary to win, nor does it increase the odds of winning. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, you can enter the Sweepstakes by visiting (the “Sweepstakes landing page”) and completing the online entry form with all required information to receive one (1) entry (“Entry”) into the Sweepstakes. Entries must be received by Thursday, October 22, 2020 at 11:59 pm PT in order to be included in the Sweepstakes contest. Limit one (1) Entry per person. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and Entries by any means which subvert the Entry process are void. All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor. Any dispute as to identity of entrant shall be resolved by Sponsor, in their sole discretion. Entry may be acknowledged; but, if applicable, acknowledgment of receipt of Entry does not constitute any representation by Sponsor as to eligibility. Sponsor is not responsible for Entries that are lost, late, corrupted, irregular, misdirected, stolen, not credited to a given entrant or incomplete and all such Entries are void. Sponsor is not responsible for inability of a given person to share Giveaway due to technology malfunction, failure, defect or other cause. Proof of submission of Entry does not constitute proof of receipt of same or proof of Entry. Sponsor is also not responsible for (a) any incomplete, incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by tampering, hacking, equipment malfunction/failure or other cause; (b) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission of e-mails, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of Entries; and (c) any problems or technical malfunctions, disruptions or failures of any kind, including telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, software or programming or for damage to one’s computer (or information stored thereon) due to participation in the Giveaway.
RANDOM DRAWING: Two (2) prize winners will be selected in a random drawing, on or about Monday, Dec. 16, 2019 at 10:00 am PT, from among all eligible Entries received during the Giveaway Period. To be eligible for selection, each Entry must submit their email on the Giveaway Website. The odds of winning a prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the Giveaway Period. Drawing will be conducted by the Giveaway Administrator, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the drawing.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Winners of the Giveaway will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via email to the email address they entered the giveaway with within five (5) days following the winner selection. The Sponsor shall have no liability for a winner's failure to receive notices due to winners' spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for winners' provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 10 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, prize may be forfeited, and an alternate winner selected. The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this Giveaway is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. Any violation of these official rules by any winner (at the Sponsor’s sole discretion) will result in such winner’s disqualification as winner of the Giveaway and all privileges as winner will be immediately terminated.
PRIZE AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor and are subject to change. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use winner's name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL RULES: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Puffworks as final and binding as it relates to the content. The giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Information about the prizes and how to enter form part of these Rules.
TERMS: The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the giveaway should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the giveaway. In such case, the Sponsor may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by the Sponsor. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the giveaway or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. The Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the giveaway, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by giveaway rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. By entering the giveaway, you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from the Sponsor and any of its partners, as listed in Prizes section. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant's participation in the giveaway and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
RIGHTS GRANTED BY YOU: By entering this content you understand that the Sponsor, Puffworks, anyone acting on behalf of the Sponsor or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the giveaway, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
RELEASE: You hereby release, and agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless, the Giveaway Indemnitees and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, prize suppliers, advertising/promotion agencies and each of their respective parent and affiliate companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents, from any injury, damage, death, loss or other liability arising from or in any way related to participation in the Giveaway or the awarding, acceptance, use or misuse of the Grand Prize or any other substitute.
DISPUTES: This giveaway is governed by laws of The United States of America and Texas without respect to conflict of law doctrines. As a condition of participating in this giveaway, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this giveaway, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Texas having jurisdiction. Further, in any 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 reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this giveaway), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
WINNER: To obtain a copy of the winner's names or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Puffworks PO Box 3272 Portland, OR 97208. Requests must be received no later than Friday, Oct. 11, 2019.
SPONSOR/GIVEAWAY ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor of the giveaway is Puffworks Inc. of PO Box 3272 Portland, OR 97208. Participating brands include The Modern Pop, Fresh Bellies and Munchie Mug.