Calendars.com's "New Year Giveaway" Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
Sponsor, Facebook, Inc., the Sweepstakes Entities, all participating sponsors and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees, media partners, printers, and agencies (collectively, the "Released Parties") will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer- or communications-related or technical malfunctions or failures; (c) any Sweepstakes disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor or by non-authorized human intervention; (d) damage caused by computer virus or otherwise resulting to any computer from entrant's Participation in the Sweepstakes or access of the any websites related to the Sweepstakes, whether human, mechanical or electronic; (e) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes; or (f) incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Internet users or by any of the programming or equipment associated with or used in the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor's New Year Giveaway Sweepstakes begins December 11, 2017 at 00:01 Central Standard Time ("CST") and ends January 31, 2018, at 11:59 PM CST (the "Sweepstakes Period"). All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible to win a prize. Sponsor’s time clock will be the official time clock for the Sweepstakes.
ALL FEDERAL, STATE/PROVINCIAL AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. All prize values are in U.S. dollars. All prizes will be awarded. Prize notifications returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within five (5) business days after delivery will be forfeited and will be awarded to an alternate winner. For the Sweepstakes, potential alternate winner(s) will be randomly selected from remaining entries. Prizes are not transferable. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prizes will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value for any prize. Limit one (1) Grand Prize per household or address. All prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OR CONDITION OF ANY KIND, express or implied (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). Sponsor is not responsible for loss, delay or damage in shipping any prize or notification. Sixteen (16) Grand Prizes will be awarded as follows:
Grand Prize: Five Grand Prize winners will receive the following:
Lifetime supply of calendars (calculated as twenty-five (25) years of two (2) calendars per year (each calendar valued at $15.99 or less))
Total ARV (Approximate Retail Value) of Grand Prize $ 799.50
Total ARV of all prizes is $3,997.50
ODDS OF WINNING A SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE.
Odds of winning a Sweepstakes prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
No cash equivalent and all prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.
Each Grand Prize winner will be issued a certificate for a ‘Lifetime supply of calendars’ as described above. The prize certificate will contain instructions for yearly redemption of the prize. Winners must call in to Calendars.com once each year to place their order for calendars. The number for prize redemption is 877-271-0094.
HOW TO ENTER.
During the Sweepstakes Period, use the official entry form located at http://www.calendars.com/lp/new-year-giveaway and complete the electronic entry form to sign up for email from Calendars.com. An entry into the sweepstakes is an agreement to receive electronic communications from Sponsor. Entrants will receive electronic communications until such time as they opt-out of the email communications program.
Extra entries may be received by sharing the contest on social media channels as indicated on the contest entry confirmation page. One social entry is equal to ten (10) electronic online digital entry. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation or transmission; communications line failure; theft or destruction of or unauthorized access to Sweepstakes entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems with or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, human errors of any kind, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrants' or any other persons' computers related to or resulting from participation, uploading or downloading of any materials related to in this Sweepstakes.
IDENTITY OF ENTRANT.
In the event of a dispute about the identity of an entrant, entries will be declared made by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address used at time of entry. An "Authorized Account Holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the Authorized Account Holder of the email address associated with the winning entry.
The Sponsor will select five Grand Prize winners (the "Winners") at random from amongst the qualified entries on or about February 2, 2018.
Sponsor will attempt to notify potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize winners on or about February 5, 2018. Potential Sweepstakes winners may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility for verification purposes or Liability/Publicity Release within five (5) business days. In the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, if Sweepstakes Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or a Sweepstakes Prize winner declines Grand Prize offered, the prize will be forfeited. No alternate prize winners will be selected. Sweepstakes Prizes will be delivered within 4-6 weeks from date of verification via mail or freight to the street/mailing address provided by winner's response to notification email.
NO AFFILIATION WITH FACEBOOK.
By entering this Sweepstakes, you release Sponsor and all Released Parties from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes or delivery, mis-delivery, acceptance, possession, use of, misuse of or inability to use any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to intellectual property, personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property (including your pet), rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
USE OF ENTRANT NAME, LIKENESS, ETC.
Except where prohibited by law, entry into this Sweepstakes constitutes permission to use each entrant's name, hometown, likeness, persona, and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further notice, permission, or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any prize, except where prohibited by law, each winner may be required to execute a consent to the use of their name, hometown, likeness, persona, and/or prize information, without limitation, for promotional purposes without further permission or compensation.
AFFIDAVIT & RELEASE.
Potential Sweepstakes prize winners must complete, sign and return the Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability/Publicity Release, except where prohibited by law, within five (5) business days of receipt of Prize notification or Prize may be forfeited.
WINNERS LIST; RULES REQUEST.
For a copy of the Sweepstakes winner list send a stamped, self-addressed, business-size envelope by February 28, 2018 to "Calendars.com New Year Giveaway Sweepstakes" Winners List at 6411 Burleson Rd., Austin, TX 78744. To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed, business-size envelope by February 28, 2018 to "Calendars.com New Year Giveaway Sweepstakes" Official Rules at 6411 Burleson Rd., Austin, TX 78744.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY NOTICE.
The Sweepstakes and all accompanying materials are copyright 2017 by Calendars.com L.L.C. All rights reserved. FACEBOOK is a trademark of Facebook, Inc.
The Sweepstakes and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the state of Texas, U.S.A., without regard to conflict or choice of law provisions or international treaties or conventions. Entrants agree and consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts located in Travis County in the State of Texas, U.S.A. Entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to change the Official Rules at any time and for any reason, in its sole discretion and without notice, and reserves the right, for any reason, to suspend or cancel any Sweepstakes or any entrant's participation in any Sweepstakes including should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor's control affect the administration, security, fairness or proper play of such Sweepstakes, or Sponsor otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running such Sweepstakes as planned. Entrants who violate the Official Rules, violate any law, rule or regulation in connection with participation in any Sweepstakes, tamper with the operation of any Sweepstakes or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Sponsor, any Sweepstakes or any other entrant (in each case as determined in Sponsor's sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter a Sweepstakes. Any provision of the Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect. If you have any questions about these Official Rules or the Sweepstakes, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Calendars.com L.L.C., 6411 Burleson Rd., Austin, TX 78744.