THE JOHN SOULES SEASON OF GIVING OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
Contest Period: The Contest begins at 12:01 a.m. CST on 11/29/2019 and runs through 11:59 p.m. CST on 12/23/2019. Winners selected and announced from Dec 1 to Dec 25.
John Soules Foods, Inc. reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Contest at any time.
Requirements: No purchase or payment is necessary to enter or win. Contestants are not required to opt into John Soules Foods' email newsletter nor required to like or follow John Soules Foods' social media accounts to enter. The Contest is subject to applicable U.S. federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
Entering and Personal Information: To participate in the Contest, log on to the John Soules Foods Facebook page at www.facebook.com/johnsoulesfoods, click on the “Sweepstakes” tab and “Enter Here” button, submit your information, and enter to win. Entrants are limited to one (1) entry per email during the Contest period per day. Alternate entry methods will not be allowed, this includes multiple email accounts for one person. As a condition of entering this Contest, you will be asked to provide certain personal information about yourself, such as your name, email address, and physical address. Unless required by law, John Soules Foods will not share your personal information without your permission with any unaffiliated third parties.
Eligibility: The Contest is open only to legal residents of the United States of America, 18 years or older at the time of entry. Employees of John Soules Foods and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate in the Contest or win prizes. The term ‘immediate family members’ includes spouses, parents, grandparents, siblings, children, grandchildren, and persons with whom the employee is domiciled.
Odds: Contest odds depend on the number of people who enter the Contest. The winner’s name will be selected at random.
Notification: The winner will be notified of their prize via Instagram and/or Facebook Messanger, email or by phone. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, does not respond within 48 hours, or John Soules Foods’ notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits all rights to the prize, and John Soules Foods may select an alternate winner. Prizes will be delivered to the winner via standard shipping by standard carrier.
Winner Acceptance: The winner may waive his or her right to receive a prize. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. The winner is solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any taxes on prizes. As a condition of receiving a prize, a winner acknowledges that failure to comply with any term or condition of these Official Rules may, at the sole discretion of John Soules Foods, result in winner’s disqualification and the forfeiture of his or her interest in the prize. Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes a winner’s consent to the publication of his or her name in online promotional announcements and other promotional material from John Soules Foods and to the inclusion of his or her name in any other related publications or web sites for any commercial or promotional purpose, without limitation or additional compensation. The winner’s name may be obtained by sending a request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the attention of John Soules Foods Facebook Marketing Promotion at P.O. Box 4579, Tyler, TX 75712.
Participation: Participation in the Contest constitutes an agreement by each contestant to comply with these Official Rules. John Soules Foods reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest if it determines, in its sole discretion, that fraud or technical failures have destroyed the integrity of the Contest.
Limitations of Liability: By entering the Contest, contestant agrees that:
(1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Contest or any prizes awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action;
(2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred by the claimant, including costs associated with entering the Contest, but expressly excluding claimant’s attorneys’ fees; and
(3) under no circumstance will any contestant be permitted to obtain any award for, and contestant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Construction: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the contestant and John Soules Foods in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions of any other jurisdiction that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Texas. John Soules Foods will not be responsible for typographical, printing or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other Contest materials. The headings are for convenience only. 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 be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
General Release: By entering the Contest, you release John Soules Foods, its vendors or promotional sponsors, and each of their respective affiliated companies, directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any liability whatsoever for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or with the acceptance, possession or use of any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light).
Contact: The Contest is sponsored by John Soules Foods, 10150 FM 14, Tyler, TX 75712, whose decisions regarding the selection of winners and all other aspects of Contest shall be in its sole discretion, final, and binding in all respects. If you have any questions regarding this Contest, please contact John Soules Foods by mail at P.O. Box 4579, Tyler, TX 75712.