Cashmere® “Vote Couture For the Cure and you could win – make your pick and you could win “the Ultimate Cashmere® Shopping Spree worth $1,000 CDN” Contest

OFFICIAL RULES AND REGULATIONS

THIS CONTEST IS OPEN TO CANADIAN RESIDENTS AND IS GOVERNED BY CANADIAN LAW.

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1.   FACEBOOK NOT INVOLVED: Cashmere® “Vote Couture For the Cure and you could win – make your pick and you could win “the Ultimate Cashmere® Shopping Spree worth $1,000 CDN” Contest (the “Contest”) is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Kruger Products L.P. (the “Sponsor”) and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used for the administration of this Contest and in accordance with the Sponsor’s privacy policy (see below). Facebook is completely released of all liability by each entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Sponsor and not Facebook. You may only use one (1) Facebook account (the “Account”) to participate in this Contest.

2.   CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest begins on September 28, 2017 at 12:00:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) and ends on October 26, 2017 at 11:59:59 a.m. EDT (the “Contest Period”). During the Contest Period, there are four (4) Weeks (each, a “Week” and collectively, the “Weeks”). Each Week starts at 12:00:00 p.m. EDT on a Thursday and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. EDT on the following Thursday.  For the purposes of these Official Rules and Regulations (the “Rules”), a day (each, a “Day”) commences at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT – except for the first Day (September 28, 2017) which commences at 12:00:00 p.m. EDT and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT and the last Day (October 26, 2017) which commences at 12:00:00 a.m. EDT and ends at 11:59:59 a.m. EDT.  

Week

Start Date 12:00:00 p.m. EDT

End Date 11:59:59 a.m. EDT

Weekly Draw Date

1

September 28, 2017

October 5, 2017

October 12, 2017

2

October 5, 2017

October 12, 2017

October 19, 2017

3

October 12, 2017

October 19, 2017

October 26, 2017

4

October 19, 2017

October 26, 2017

November 2, 2017

3.   ELIGIBILITY: The Contest is open to residents of Canada who have reached the legal age of majority in their province/territory of residence and reside in Canada at the time of entry, except employees, representatives or agents (and those with whom such persons are domiciled, whether related or not) of the Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, advertising/promotion agencies and any other individual(s), entity or entities involved in the development, production, implementation, administration or fulfillment of the Contest (collectively, the “Contest Parties”). Groups, clubs, organizations, businesses and commercial/non-commercial entities cannot participate. 

4.   HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter: (i) go to www.facebook.com/Cashmere (the “Website”); (ii) log-in to your Account; (iii) click on the Contest Tab; and (iv) select the Contest Application (the “Application”).  Next, follow the on-screen instructions to: (i) cast a vote (each, a “Vote”) for one (1) of sixteen (16) White Cashmere Collection® creation dresses (the “WCC Creation(s)”) from among the sixteen (16) WCC Creations displayed on the Website; (ii) complete the Official Contest Entry Form (the “Entry Form”) with all required information; and (iii) signify your agreement that you have read and agree to be legally bound by the terms and conditions of these Rules. Once you have casted a Vote, have fully completed the Entry Form with all required information and have agreed to the Rules, follow the on-screen instructions to submit your completed Entry Form (the “Entry”). To be eligible, your Entry must be submitted and received in accordance with these Rules. All eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules will receive a “Thank you” message which will include a link to download a save $1.00 CDN off the purchase of any Cashmere® Bathroom Tissue 12-roll and larger coupon and will be entered into the applicable random prize draw(s) in accordance with Rule 9(a).

To receive the coupon the entrant must click on the third parties link and have access to a printer. The Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any printing issues. The coupon is subject to the Terms and Conditions listed on the coupon and can only be printed twice (2). The coupon expires on December 31, 2017 and is redeemable at participating stores carrying the Sponsor’s product.

5.   DONATION: After the Contest Period, the Sponsor will donate $1.00 CAD to The Canadian Cancer Society for each eligible (as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) Entry submitted and received during the Contest Period in accordance with these Rules – up to a maximum of $10,000 (CAD) (the “Donation”). The Donation will be made directly by Kruger Products L.P. to The Canadian Cancer Society. NO TAX RECEIPTS WILL BE ISSUED TO PARTICIPANTS.

6.   ENTRY LIMIT: There is a limit of one (1) Entry per person, per Day. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, you can only use one (1) Account to enter the Contest. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, an entrant can only use one (1) e-mail address and all personal information provided must be truthful and accurate. An entrant may not submit an Entry on behalf of any other person, including without limitation but for greater certainty, another member of his/her household. If it is discovered by the Sponsor (using any evidence or other information made available to or otherwise discovered by the Sponsor) that any person has attempted to: (i) obtain more than one (1) Entry, per Day; and/or (ii) use multiple names, identities, e-mail addresses, Accounts and/or any automated, macro, script, robotic or other system(s) or program(s) and/or any other means not in keeping with the Sponsor’s interpretation of the letter and/or spirit of these Rules to enter or otherwise participate in or to disrupt this Contest; then he/she may be disqualified from the Contest in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor. Your Entry may be rejected if (in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor) the Entry Form is not fully completed with all required information and submitted and received in accordance with these Rules. The Sponsor, Contest Parties, Facebook Inc., and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) are not responsible for, and accept no liability whatsoever in relation to, any late, lost, misdirected, delayed, incomplete or incompatible Entries and/or other information (all of which is void). 

7.   VERIFICATION: All Entries, Votes and entrants are subject to verification at any time and for any reason. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification): (i) for the purposes of verifying an individual’s eligibility to participate in this Contest; (ii) for the purposes of verifying the eligibility and/or legitimacy of any Entry, Vote and/or other information entered (or purportedly entered) for the purposes of this Contest; and/or (iii) for any other reason the Sponsor deems necessary, in its sole and absolute discretion, for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with the Sponsor’s interpretation of the letter and spirit of these Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the complete satisfaction of the Sponsor within the timeline specified by the Sponsor may result in disqualification of the entrant and any or all of his/her Entries in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor. Proof of transmission (post-marks, screenshots or captures etc.) or attempted transmission of a submission or of attempted submission of any communication, does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt by the Contest computers or Sponsor. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of this Contest will be the official time-keeping device(s) used by the Sponsor. 

8.   PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES: There will be a total of five (5) prizes (each, a “Prize” and collectively, the “Prizes”) available to be won during the Contest Period, as follows:

a.    Weekly Prizes:  There will be a total of four (4) Weekly Prizes (each, a “Weekly Prize” and collectively, the “Weekly Prizes”) available to be won, with one (1) Weekly Prize available to be won in relation to each Week. Each Weekly prize consists of a $250.00 CDN pre-paid gift card as selected by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.

b.    Grand Prize: There will be one (1) Grand Prize (the “Grand Prize”) available to be won consisting of a $1,000.00 CDN Cashmere® Shopping Spree. The $1,000.00 CDN will be issued in the form of a pre-paid gift card as selected by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.

Gift cards will be subject to the Term and Conditions imposed by the issuer. Gift cards cannot be exchanged for cash or otherwise. If a purchase exceeds the value of the gift card, the winner will be responsible for any amount due which is over the value of the gift card (or the available balance at the time of purchase) (including applicable taxes). If any purchase does not exceed the gift card value, the remaining available balance will not be paid in cash to the winner but will remain on the gift card.

Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, all Prizes must be accepted as awarded and are not transferable, assignable or convertible to cash. No substitutions except at Sponsor’s option. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute any Prize or a component thereof with an item or items of equal or greater retail value, including, without limitation, but at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, a cash award. Prizes will only be awarded to the person whose verifiable full name and valid e-mail address appears on the Entry Form associated with the Entry in question. By accepting a Prize, each confirmed winner agrees to waive all recourse against the Released Parties if the applicable Prize or a component thereof does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part. Prize winners are solely responsible for all costs not expressly described herein. It is anticipated that each Prize will be sent to the confirmed winner’s address as indicated on his/her Entry Form within thirty (30) days of receipt of the Sponsor’s declaration and release form and confirmation of the eligible winner as a winner in accordance with these Rules. There is a limit one (1) Weekly Prize per household. Confirmed Weekly Prize winners remain eligible to win the Grand Prize.

None of the Released Parties makes any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of a Prize awarded in connection with the Contest. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, each confirmed winner understands and acknowledges that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from neither the Sponsor nor any of the Released Parties should the applicable Prize or any portion thereof fails to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, by accepting the applicable Prize, each confirmed winner agrees to waive all recourse against the Released Parties if the applicable Prize or a component thereof does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part.

9.   WINNER SELECTION PROCESS AND ODDS OF WINNING:

a.    Weekly Prizes: On each Weekly Draw Date (see Rule 2 above) in Toronto, ON at approximately 2:00 p.m. EDT, one (1) eligible entrant will be selected by random draw from among all eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Week immediately preceding the applicable Weekly Draw Date. The odds of winning a Weekly Prize depend on the number of eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Week immediately preceding the applicable Weekly Draw Date. If for any reason whatsoever, no eligible Entries are received within any given Week, then the Weekly Prize for that Week will not be awarded. For the avoidance of any doubt, Entries do not carry forward from one Week to any subsequent Week(s). As such, if you would like the opportunity to win in relation to any given Week, then you must earn at least one (1) eligible Entry in accordance with these Rules during that Week.

b.    Grand Prize: A random draw will be held in Toronto, ON at approximately 3:00 p.m. EDT on November 2, 2017 (the “Grand Prize Draw Date”). One (1) eligible entrant will be randomly selected from among all eligible Entries that were submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period. The odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period.  

10.                                       ELIGIBLE WINNER NOTIFICATION AND CONFIRMATION PROCEDURES: The Sponsor or its designated representative will attempt to contact each eligible winner by e-mail (using the information provided on the Entry Form) within five (5) business days of the applicable Draw Date. The Released Parties will not be responsible for failed attempts to contact an eligible winner. If any eligible winner cannot be contacted within five (5) business days of the applicable Draw Date, or if there is a return of any notification as undeliverable; then he/she may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be disqualified (and, if disqualified, will forfeit all rights to the applicable Prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules: (i) for a Weekly Prize: during the Week immediately preceding the applicable Weekly Draw Date; and/or (ii) for the Grand Prize: during the Contest Period (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected eligible winner).   

NO ONE IS A WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL THE SPONSOR OFFICIALLY CONFIRMS HIM/HER AS A WINNER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THESE RULES. BEFORE BEING DECLARED A CONFIRMED PRIZE WINNER, each eligible winner will be required to: (a) correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid (which may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be administered online, by e-mail or other electronic means, by telephone, or in the Sponsor’s form of declaration and release); and (b) sign and return within five (5) business days of notification the Sponsor’s declaration and release form, which (among other things): (i) confirms compliance with these Rules; (ii) acknowledges acceptance of the applicable Prize (as awarded); (iii) releases the Released Parties from any and all liability in connection with this Contest, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the applicable Prize or any portion thereof; (iv) agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her name, address (Province/Territory), voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or the internet (including, but not limited to, any social media platforms). If an eligible winner: (a) fails to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question; (b) fails to return the properly executed Contest documents within the specified time; (c) cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the applicable Prize (as awarded) for any reason; and/or (d) is determined to be in violation of these Rules (all as determined by the Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion); then he/she will be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the applicable Prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries submitted and received in accordance with these Rules: (i) for a Weekly Prize: during the Week immediately preceding the applicable Weekly Draw Date; and/or (ii) for the Grand Prize: during the Contest Period (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected eligible winner).

11.                                       GENERAL CONDITIONS:

·      All Entries become the property of the Sponsor. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of Entries and/or entrants. By participating in this Contest, you are agreeing to be legally bound by the terms and conditions of these Rules. ANYONE DEEMED BY THE SPONSOR TO BE IN VIOLATION OF THE SPONSOR’S INTERPRETATION OF THE LETTER AND/OR SPIRIT OF THESE RULES FOR ANY REASON IS SUBJECT TO DISQUALIFICATION IN THE SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION OF THE SPONSOR AT ANY TIME.

·      The Released Parties will not be liable for: (i) any failure of the Website, Application and/or any platform(s); (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems of any nature whatsoever, including, without limitation, those relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any Entry and/or any other information to be received, captured or recorded for any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer or other device related to or resulting from participating in the Contest; (v) anyone being incorrectly and/or mistakenly identified as a winner or eligible winner; and/or (v) any combination of the above.

·      In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an Entry, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to deem the Entry to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Account used at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned to an Account by Facebook. An entrant may be required to provide proof (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) that he/she is the authorized account holder of the Account or email address associated with the Entry in question.

·      The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the “Régie”) in Quebec, to withdraw, amend or suspend this Contest (or to amend these Rules) in any way, in the event of any cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, including, without limitation, any error, problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or failure of any kind whatsoever. Any attempt to damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest in any way (as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor, with the consent of the Régie, reserves the right to cancel, amend or suspend this Contest, or to amend these Rules, in any way without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason whatsoever. Without limiting the generality of the forgoing, the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to administer an alternate test of skill as it deems appropriate based on the circumstances and/or to comply with applicable law.

·      For Quebec residents: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

·      By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her Entry for the purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy policy (available at: http://www.krugerproducts.ca/common/legal/en/privacy.php). This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may provide the Sponsor or others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of their personal information.

·      The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie in Quebec, to adjust any of the dates, timeframes and/or other Contest mechanics stipulated in these Rules, to the extent deemed necessary by the Sponsor, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant or Entry and/or other information with these Rules, or as a result of any technical or other problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Contest as contemplated in these Rules, or for any other reason.

·      In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these English Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including, but not limited to: the Entry Form, Website, Application, French version of these Rules, point of sale, television, print or online advertising and/or any instructions or interpretations of these Rules given by any representative of the Sponsor; the terms and conditions of these English Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.

·      The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with the terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

·      To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Rules or the rights and obligations of participants, Sponsor or any of the other Released Parties in connection with the Contest will be governed by and construed in accordance with the domestic laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws. The parties hereby consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts located in Ontario in any action to enforce (or otherwise relating to) these Rules or relating to this Contest.

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