1. CONTEST NAME, PLACE AND ORGANIZER
The “Oscillo Healthy Habits” contest is organized by Boiron Canada (the “contest organizer”). It will run from Monday, December 3, 2018, 09:00 am (ET) to Sunday, February 3, 2019, 11:59 pm (ET) (the “contest period”). The contest organizer is responsible for the contest, its organization and the contest rules (the “rules”). By entering the contest, entrants agree to be bound by these rules.
2. WHO CAN ENTER
This contest is open to all legal residents of Canada aged 21 or over at the time they enter the contest and who have an e-mail address and Internet access prior to the start of the contest period. Employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors of the contest organizer, of its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, sponsors, suppliers of prizes, materials and services related to this contest, or of any other party directly associated with the holding of the contest, as well as members of their immediate families (brothers, sisters, children, father, mother), their legal or common-law spouse, and any persons residing with these employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors are not eligible to participate.
3. HOW TO ENTER
No purchase necessary.
3.1 Basic entry. You need a Facebook account to enter the contest.
There are two (2) ways to enter:
3.1.1 Method #1 – Online: To participate online, visit http://www.oscillo.ca/contest (the “contest site”) during the Contest Period and proceed as follows:
Complete the online entry form in its entirety, and submit a Submission (as defined below). Each entry must also include the full name, and e-mail address of the entrant (“Entrant”). You will need to fill in the required information on the registration form, confirm your compliance with the Contest Rules by checking the appropriate boxes and submit your entry by clicking on the "Enter" button. A message will appear confirming that you have officially obtained one (1) basic entry in the Contest.
3.1.2 Method #2 – Facebook: To participate using Facebook, visit to fill in the required information on the registration form, and confirm your compliance with the Contest Rules by checking the appropriate boxes and submit your entry by clicking on the "Enter" button. A message will appear confirming that you have officially obtained one (1) basic entry in the Contest.
3.2 Additional entries. During the Contest Period, you may increase your odds of winning by:
3.2.1 Sharing on your own Facebook wall, Twitter feed or via an email invitation to friends will give you one (1) additional entry.
3.2.2 Watching a posted Oscillococcinum video will give you one (1) additional entry.
3.2.3 Correctly answering the Oscillococcinum questions on the quiz. You will only be permitted to take the quiz once and you will obtain one (1) additional entry for each correct answer.
3.2.4 You can get one (1) additional entry for each friend you refer up to five (5) additional entries per day (max per referral: 5).
Bonus entries will increase your chances of winning the weekly prizes
3.3 Limits. Entrants may enter once (one email address per participant) throughout the contest period regardless of method of entry and earn up to five (5) bonus entries per day. Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents (including, but not limited to, Promotion entry services) will void all entries by that Entrant. In the event of a dispute as to any online entry, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the Entrant. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holders.
3.4 The Submission must not include: (a) content that violates any third-party rights, including, but not limited to, copyrights or trademark rights; (b) defamatory content; (c) threatening content; (d) content that is sexually explicit, obscene, or indecent; (e) content that promotes alcohol, tobacco, or drug use; or (f) any other content that Sponsor determines is not reasonably related to the Promotion or violates the policies of Sponsor’s customary standards and practices in its sole discretion. Inclusion of such material shall result in disqualification.
3.5 Odds of winning. All entries must be received by Sunday, February 3, 2019, 11:59 pm (ET) to be eligible. Neither Sponsor nor Administrator shall verify receipt of entries. Form should be completely and correctly filled in.
4. WINNER SELECTION
4.1 Weekly Winners. There will be a total of eight (8) Weekly Winners (although fewer if insufficient Submissions are received) in the “Oscillo Healthy Habits” contest. The contest organizer will draw one (1) weekly winner on December 10, 17, 24 and 31, 2018, January 7, 14, 21, and 28, 2019. There will be a new winner each week (except the first week and the last week of the contest period). Participants cannot win the weekly prize more than once. Entries received during one Weekly Entry Period will not be carried over into any other Weekly Entry Periods, but will be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing.
The draw will be done at the headquarters of Boiron Canada, SAINT-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE.
4.2 Grand Prize Winner. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will be determined in the 10 business days following the Contest Period from among all eligible entries received by the end of the Promotion Period.
The draw will be done at the headquarters of Boiron Canada, SAINT-BRUNO-DE-MONTARVILLE.
5. CONDITIONS REGARDING THE WINNER
5.1 Awarding of prizes. The winners (weekly and Grand Prize) will be notified by e-mail by the contest organizer within ten (10) days of the day of the selection. The selected participant must answer a mathematical question correctly within a limited time. This question is required by law and will be posed by e-mail or fax. The winner must confirm his acceptance of the prize within ten (10) days of being contacted by the contest organizer. If the winner fails to reply within the period provided in this paragraph, he will be deemed to have forfeited his prize and another entry form will be drawn at random according to the conditions in this paragraph 4 until a winner is found. In order to be declared the winner, the winning entrant must complete and sign the Declaration, Exoneration of Liability and Compliance with Rules Form which will be sent to him and return it to the contest organizer within ten (10) days of receiving it. This document confirms that the winner will abide by the rules, releasing the contest organizer, its directors, officers, employees, subsidiaries, affiliated companies, related companies and agents from all liability, except where proscribed by law, and allowing the contest organizer and its representatives to use the winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements about the prize, place of residence and/or voice without any compensation, in any advertising by the contest organizer and for any required disclosure without having to obtain the winner’s prior consent. Within ten (10) days of receipt of the duly completed Declaration, Exoneration of Liability and Compliance with Rules Form, the contest organizer will contact the winner to inform him of how to take possession of the prize.
5.2 Acceptance of prize. The prize must be accepted in accordance with the conditions set out in the rules and may not be sold, transferred to a third party, assigned, replaced by another prize or exchanged for money wholly or partly. The winner shall not be entitled to any replacement prize or cash replacement.
5.3 Any inaccurate or false declaration or fraud will lead to automatic disqualification of the winner and loss of rights to the prize.
5.4 If the winner fails to abide by any of the conditions set out above or any other condition provided in the rules, he will automatically be disqualified and will lose his rights to the prize.
There will be a total of nine (9) prizes to be won for the contest.
6.1 Grand Prize. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive:
one (1) family outing of his or her choice (value of $1000).
The grand prize also includes a winter wellness basket.
Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize package: $1,000.
Conditions: The choice of the outing is the winner’s responsibility, but Boiron Canada will be able to advise the winner if necessary. Boiron Canada will then take care of the booking and the purchase of the prize. The winner is responsible for any costs over the allocated amount when making the booking. The winner is also responsible for any costs related to the redemption of the prize such as travel expenses, gas, parking, personal expenses, gratuity, etc.
6.2 Weekly Prizes. Each of the eight (8) Weekly Winners will receive a winter wellness basket.
Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of Weekly Prize is $100.
Total value of all Weekly Prizes is $800.
There is a limit to one (1) secondary prize by person and by household during the Contest Period.
Should any part of the prize not be used, no compensation will be provided to the winner or his guests. Any federal, state, provincial or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner.
7. GENERAL CONDITIONS
7.1 Verification. Entry forms are subject to verification by the contest organizer. Any entry form that is illegible, incomplete, fraudulent, copied or received late will automatically be rejected and the entrant disqualified.
7.2 Decisions. Any decision of the contest organizer regarding any aspect of this contest, including, without being limited to, the eligibility and/or disqualification of entry forms, shall be final and without appeal, subject to any decision of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec regarding any question over which it has competence.
7.3 Non-compliant entry. By entering the contest, participants agree to abide by the rules and agree that decisions of the contest organizer with regard to all aspects of the contest including, without being limited to, eligibility and/or disqualification of entry forms, are final and without appeal. Any person entering or attempting to enter the contest by means that are contrary to the rules or unfair to other participants (for example, entries in excess of the prescribed limit) will automatically be disqualified and may be referred to the competent legal authorities.
7.4 Prize substitution. In the event that the contest organizer is unable, for reasons unrelated to the winner, to award a prize, it reserves the right to award a prize (or portion of a prize) of a similar nature and of equivalent value or, at its sole discretion, to award the value of the prize in cash.
7.5 Limitation of liability – use of prize. The winner releases the contest organizer, their subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors from any liability for damage of any kind whatsoever that he or his guests may suffer, directly or indirectly, by reason of acceptance, possession or use of the prize, including, among other things, accidents, injuries, death, loss of enjoyment, inconveniences, disappointments, worries or frustrations or a physical or psychological nature. In order to be declared winner and prior to obtaining the prize, the person selected in the draw undertakes to sign a Declaration and Exoneration of Liability and Compliance with Rules Form to this effect. The contest organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, employees, agents and representatives accept no liability for the malfunction of any computer component, software or communication line in connection with the loss or absence of network communication or with any defective, incomplete, incomprehensible or deleted transmission from any computer or network that may limit any person’s opportunity to enter the contest or prevent him from entering the contest. The contest organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, their advertising and promotion agencies, and their employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors accept no responsibility for any damage or loss that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by the downloading of any Internet page or software and by the transmission of any information in connection with entry in the contest. The contest organizer is released from their obligations in the event that a show is delayed or postponed for any reason outside their control, including, without being limited to, natural disasters, public enemies, war, civil conflict, fire, flooding, labor disputes or strikes or any other act or order of a governmental authority.
7.6 Performance of services. The winner recognizes that, from the time that he accepts the prize, performance of obligations related to the prizes becomes the sole and complete responsibility of the designated service providers with respect to portions not delivered by the contest organizer.
7.7 Modification. The contest organizer reserves the right, at its sole discretion, subject to compliance with applicable legal and regulatory requirements, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend all or any part of this contest in the event of a virus infection, a computer malfunction, an incident or any human intervention that could corrupt or affect the administration, security, impartiality or running of the contest as provided for in the rules, subject to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec, if required.
7.8 Number of prizes awarded. In all cases, the contest organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors, and their suppliers of products, materials and services related to this contest, and their employees, agents and representatives cannot be required to award more prizes than the number indicated in the rules or to award prizes other than in accordance with the rules.
7.9 Limitation of liability – entry. By entering or attempting to enter this contest, any person releases the contest organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, parent corporations, advertising and promotion agencies, and their employees, agents, representatives, officers and directors from any liability for any damage that he may suffer by reason of his entry or attempted entry in the contest.
7.10 Authorization. By entering the contest, entrants agree to have their submitted name and photo displayed on our website and Facebook page and used by us for any purpose, at any time, without any fee or other form of compensation. We reserve the right to disqualify users, without notice, and for any reason. By entering the contest, the winner authorizes the contest organizer and its representatives to use, if required, his names, photo, likeness, statements regarding the prize, place of residence and/or voice for advertising purposes in connection with the contest, without any form of remuneration.
7.11 You are providing your information to Boiron Canada and not to Facebook. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By participating, you hereby release and hold harmless Facebook from any and all liability associated with this promotion.
7.12 Ownership of entries. Entry forms are the exclusive property of the contest organizer and will at no time be returned to entrants.
7.13 Communication with entrants. Entering this contest, you agree to receive emails from Boiron Canada with news, tips and special offers. You will be able to unsubscribe at any time. This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You are providing your information to Boiron Canada and not to Facebook. By participating in this promotion you agree to a complete release of Facebook from any claims.
7.14 Dispute. A dispute regarding the organization or conduct of a promotional contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses & des jeux for a decision. A dispute regarding the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses & des jeux for the sole purpose of an intervention to attempt to solve the dispute.
7.15 Competent legal tribunal. Subject to the provisions of the preceding paragraph regarding matters that fall under the jurisdiction of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux, as a prior condition of entry in this contest, every entrant agrees that disputes that cannot be settled between the parties, and all causes for action arising out of or connected with this contest, must be settled case by case, without recourse to any form of class action, and exclusively before a competent court in Montreal, Quebec, which court must apply the laws of the province of Quebec.
7.16 Entrant’s identity. For the purposes of the rules, the entrant is the person whose name appears on the entry form and, in case of doubt, the owner of the e-mail address, and the prize will be awarded to this person should he be declared winner.
7.17 Divisibility. If any paragraph of the rules is declared or ruled to be illegal, unenforceable or void by a competent court, then the paragraph in question shall be deemed void, but all other paragraphs not affected will be applied within the limitations of the law.
7.18 Gender. The masculine gender is used in these rules solely for succinctness; it refers to both men and women.
7.19 Discrepancy. In the event of a discrepancy between the French and English versions of the rules, the French version shall take precedence.
7.20 Rules regarding the keeping of personal information in connection with the contest. Entrants’ personal information will be stored in the contest database and the contest organizer will use it to contact entrants for the purposes of the contest. No other use will be made of entrants’ personal information, with the exception of entrants who explicitly indicated when completing the entry form that they wish to receive more information about the contest organizer.
7.21 Contest rules and name of winner. A copy of the rules and the name of the winner may be obtained upon written request to:
1300 René Descartes