Official Rules

  1. ELIGIBILITY: Hoover® ONEPWR HEPA+ Sweepstakes (the “Giveaway”) is open only to legal residents of Canada who are the age of majority in their province or territory of residence, at the time of entry. By entering the Giveaway participants are bound by and agree to these Official Rules, and the decisions of Administrator, which are final and binding in its sole discretion.
  2. SPONSOR: Hoover Canada, 7303 Warden Ave, Suite 202 Markham, ON L3R 5Y6
  3. SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR: Hoover Canada, 7303 Warden Ave, Suite 202 Markham, ON L3R 5Y6
  4. AGREEMENT ON OFFICIAL RULES: By entering and participating in this Giveaway, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway in their sole discretion. Whether an entrant receives a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth in these Official Rules and complying with all of Sponsor’s and Administrator’s requests during the verification process.
  5. TIMING: The Giveaway begins on August 2, 2021 at approximately 7:00am Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) and ends on August 31, 2021 at 11:59 p.m. EST (the “Giveaway Period”). Administrator’s computer is the official time keeping device for this Giveaway.
  6. HOW TO ENTER: During the Giveaway Period, you can enter by (1) following “Hoover Canada” on Facebook (2) following “@hoovercanada” on Instagram (3) entering via Woobox link (4) Tagging someone in Facebook/Instagram comments. Sponsor will publish a post on Instagram and Facebook requesting entries on August 2 2021. To be eligible to win a prize, entrants must comply with the Sponsor’s requests to be posted by the Sponsor on its Instagram and Facebook page during this Giveaway Period. Limit one entry per person. THIS GIVEAWAY IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH, INSTAGRAM OR FACEBOOK. YOU UNDERSTAND THAT YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO THE SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR OF THIS GIVEAWAY AND NOT TO INSTAGRAM OR FACEBOOK. Any entrant that uses fraudulent methods to enter this Giveaway or circumvent the rules may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of the Administrator. All entries are subject to the Entry Content Restrictions set out below. Decisions of the Administrator are final on all matters relating to this Giveaway, including interpretation of these Official Rules, determining winners and awarding prizes. In the event of a dispute regarding an entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the Instagram/Facebook account utilized at the time of entry, provided that the entrant meets all the eligibility requirement set forth in these Official Rules. “Authorized Account Holder” means the natural person who is assigned to an Instagram or Facebook Account. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Administrator. Entry Content Restrictions All submissions, posts, pictures, images, stories, entries or any content whatsoever posted or submitted to the Sponsor’s or Administrator’s Instagram or social media page(s), entrants’ social media pages or anywhere else in order to enter this Giveaway must not contain any material that, in the Administrator’s sole discretion: • violates or infringes another person’s rights, including without limitation intellectual property rights; • contains material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual that promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, sexual orientation or age; • contains or displays any commercial/corporate advertising; • contains indecent, violent or unsafe behaviour or situations, profanities or obscenities, including but not limited to nudity, or pornography, or is otherwise inappropriate, indecent, profane, obscene, hateful, tortuous, slanderous or libellous; • references or depicts persons or organizations without their permission; • disparages any persons or organizations; • includes threats to any person, place, business or group; or • is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to any federal, provincial, territorial or local law or regulation. Failure of any entry to comply with any of the above Entry Content Restrictions, as determined by Administrator in its sole discretion, may result in disqualification of an entrant. Without limitation, Administrator reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Submission that, in its sole opinion, refers, depicts or in any way reflects negatively upon the Administrator, this Giveaway or any other person or entity, does not comply with these Official Rules, or if Administrator receives notification about any potential infringements or breaches of law.
  7. WINNER SELECTION: Administrator will randomly select one (1) potential winner from all eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period. Potential winners will be randomly selected by the Administrator within 7 days of the close of the Giveaway Period. If there are no eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period, Administrator reserves the right not to give away the prize available during the Giveaway Period. Potential winners will be notified by email via account entered through Woobox. Potential winners must respond to the Administrator’s winner notification email within 48 hours of receipt and provide their contact information (first and last name, mailing address, phone number and e-mail address). If a potential winner does not respond to the Administrator’s message within 48 hours of receipt, then the potential winner will forfeit their prize and another potential winner will be chosen at random from remaining eligible entries received during the Prize Period. If either of the potential winners fail to respond to the Administrator’s message within the time allotted, Administrator will draw only one additional winner from the remaining entries and their first friend tagged will not be eligible for a prize. PRIZES AND ODDS OF WINNING: One (1) potential winner will be selected as set out above. There is one (1) prize available to be won consisting of: Hoover® ONEPWR™ HEPA+ Bagged Cordless Upright Vacuum, Reg. Price: $499.99. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted. All prizes are non-transferable. Administrator reserves the right to substitute any prize or any portion of any prize with a prize of equal or greater value. Any and all prize-related expenses will be the sole responsibility of winners. The odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period.
  8. GENERAL CONDITIONS: Administrator reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Giveaway, or any part of it at any time and in any way, without prior notice. Without limiting the foregoing, if, for any reason, the Giveaway is not capable of running as originally planned for any reason, the Administrator reserves the right to cancel the Giveaway and conduct a random draw from all previously received eligible entries. Administrator reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual they find to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Administrator reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Administrator’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  9. PUBLICITY AND ENTRANT INFORMATION: By participating in this Giveaway, entrants consent to the use of their name, address, postal code, telephone number, social media handle(s), comments and image, whether on videotape, photograph or any other means, for the administration of this Giveaway or any publicity carried out by the Administrator, without further notice or compensation. By entering this Giveaway, entrants grant Administrator the unrestricted, absolute, perpetual, world-wide, non-exclusive right and license (except where prohibited by law) to publish, reproduce, distribute, display and transmit the Entry details throughout the world in any manner, form or format now or hereinafter created and for any purpose without further payment to or consent from You. All Entries become the property of Administrator.
  10. RULE AMENDMENTS: The Administrator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to amend or modify these Official Rules, or modify, cancel or suspend this Giveaway, without prior notice for any reason whatsoever, including without limitation in the event that any cause beyond the reasonable control of the Administrator corrupts, or threatens to corrupt, the security or proper administration of the Giveaway.
  11. INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY: All intellectual property, including but not limited to trademarks, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source codes, images, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by the Sponsor or Administrator. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or other intellectual property without the express written consent of the Administrator is strictly prohibited.