Pet Superpower Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR SOCIAL MEDIA SHARING IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT OR SOCIAL MEDIA SHARING WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. INTERNET ACCESS IS REQUIRED FOR ENTRY.
This Sweepstakes (defined below) is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram™, Facebook™ or Twitter™. You understand that if selected as a prize winner you will be providing your information to Sponsor and not to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes should be addressed to Sponsor and not to Instagram, Facebook or Twitter.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD & SPONSOR: The Pet Superpower Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) promoting the motion picture “The Secret Life of Pets 2” (“Picture”) starts at 5:00PM Pacific Time (“PT”) on 5/16/19 and ends at 11:59pm PT on 5/19/19 (the “Entry Period”).
The sponsor (“Sponsor”) of the Sweepstakes is Tile Inc., 2121 S. El Camino Real, Suite 900, San Mateo, California 94403. The Sweepstakes is subject to these official rules (the “Official Rules”) and by entering, entrant agrees to be bound by the terms and conditions herein and to all applicable federal, state and local laws. Official Rules are also available at http://tileit.co/Pets2Sweeps during the Entry Period.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (collectively, the “Eligibility Area”), who as of the date of their Entry (defined below) into the Sweepstakes are eighteen (18) years of age or older and able to attend an event in Los Angeles on 6/2/19 (as detailed below). Directors, officers, employees and their immediate family members (spouses, parents, legal guardians, in-laws, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) and those living in the household of same (whether legally related or not) of Sponsor, West Coast Marketing, a division of The Susquehanna Hat Company (“West Coast Marketing”), and each of their respective parent companies, successors, subsidiaries, affiliates, related entities, and advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to enter or win. If the prize is won by an individual at least eighteen (18) years of age but considered to be a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence (“Minor”) it will be awarded in the name of said Minor’s parent or legal guardian. This Sweepstakes is void outside the Eligibility Area and where prohibited by law. A MINOR SHOULD HAVE HIS OR HER PARENT’S OR LEGAL GUARDIAN’S PERMISSION PRIOR TO ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES.
HOW TO ENTER: There are four (4) ways to enter the Sweepstakes: via specific social media sharing on either (1) Instagram, (2) Facebook or (3) Twitter (each a “Social Media Platform”; with any such entry via social media sharing referred to herein as a “Social Media Entry” and collectively as “Social Media Entries”), or (4) by submitting an entry via the online entry site listed below. Details regarding each of the four (4) specific methods of entry are stated below. THERE IS A LIMIT OF ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON/SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM HANDLE/USER NAME AND/OR HOUSEHOLD FOR THE SWEEPSTAKES.
To participate in the Sweepstakes via a Social Media Entry method detailed below, you must have an account with the applicable Social Media Platform. If you do not have an account with the applicable Social Media Platform, go to www.instagram.com, www.facebook.com or www.twitter.com and create an account according to the instructions on the specific website. Creating an account on a Social Media Platform is free. Please note that you must accept and agree to comply with the terms and conditions for the applicable Social Media Platform to create an account.
(each a “Website” and collectively the “Websites”) and follow the instructions provided to submit your entry.
Details of the methods of entry are as follows:
(1) How to Enter via Instagram:
To enter via Instagram, during the Entry Period, complete the following:
1. Take a photograph or create a video showing your pet’s secret superpower (with a photograph satisfying the criteria set forth herein to be referred to as a “Photo” and a video satisfying the criteria set forth herein to be referred to as a “Video”).
2. Post your Photo or Video on Instagram.
3. Be sure to include the hashtag #TilexTheSecretLifeofPets2Sweepstakes.
By successfully completing the foregoing and subject to the entry limitations stated above, you will receive one (1) Social Media Entry for the Sweepstakes.
NOTE: all social media sharing must be made public in order for entry in the Sweepstakes to take place and be eligible for a Random Drawing.
(2) How to Enter via Facebook:
To enter via Facebook, during the Entry Period:
Visit the Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/Tile
1. Post your Photo or Video (as applicable) to https://www.facebook.com/Tile
2. Be sure to include the hashtag #TilexTheSecretLifeofPets2Sweepstakes.
By successfully completing the foregoing and subject to the Entry limitations stated above, you will receive one (1) Entry for the Sweepstakes.
NOTE: all social media sharing must be made public in order for Entry in the Sweepstakes to take place and be eligible for a Random Drawing.
(3) How to Enter via Twitter:
To enter via Twitter, during the Entry Period:
1. Send out a tweet including your Photo or Video
2. Be sure to include the hashtag #TilexTheSecretLifeofPets2Sweepstakes.
By successfully completing the foregoing and subject to the entry limitations stated above you will receive one (1) Social Media Entry in the Sweepstakes.
NOTE: all social media sharing must be made public in order for entry in the Sweepstakes to take place and be eligible for a Random Drawing.
(4) How to Enter Online:
To enter online, during the Entry Period visit the website at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSeDr5VszU_48cC9-hhK2D33ORYiurTWhk8Yfkk8-zuXFGZLRA/formrestricted
and follow the directions for entry by providing all of the required information.
By submitting an entry as detailed herein and subject to the entry limitations stated above, you will receive one (1online entry (each referred to as an “Online Entry”). All Online Entries become property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
AS STATED ABOVE, THERE IS A LIMIT OF ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON/SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM HANDLE/USER NAME AND/OR HOUSEHOLD DURING THE SWEEPSTAKES, REGARDLESS OF METHOD(S) OF ENTRY.
IMPORTANT: In order to enter, a service contract with a cellular telephone or wireless Internet or airtime provider may be required. Check with your service provider for availability and coverage. A Wireless access point may be required. Cellular telephone service and/or wireless Internet services may require separately purchased contracts with a cellular telephone service provider or wireless Internet provider with coverage in your service area. Cellular telephone company and/or wireless Internet company determined fees may apply for all Social Media Platform usage. In this Sweepstakes you may be using data program time and you may be charged in accordance with your mobile services contract. MESSAGE AND DATA RATES MAY APPLY IF ENTERING BY USING THE SOCIAL MEDIA ENTRY METHOD. Contact your cellular telephone or wireless Internet provider or refer to your service contract for complete details on these and any other applicable charges.
Social Media Entry and Online Entry may be referred to herein individually as an “Entry” and collectively as “Entries”. Each individual submitting an Entry may be referred to as an “Entrant”.
Upon submission of a Social Media Entry in this Sweepstakes, you agree that Sponsor may contact you via social media, including on Facebook, Instagram or Twitter, by sending you a direct message, tagging you, posting to your social media page or naming you on Sponsor’s social media page. By submitting a Social Media Entry in connection with this Sweepstakes, you acknowledge and agree that you will clearly and conspicuously disclose that you are participating in this Sweepstakes in the Social Media Entry as outlined above and any online social sharing interaction that references the Sweepstakes or that is used to obtain Entries in connection with this Sweepstakes. The hashtag “#TilexTheSecretLifeofPets2Sweepstakes” must be included in all Social Media Entries, regardless of Social Medium Platform. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Entrant who does not adequately disclose his or her participation in this Sweepstakes while engaging in any online social sharing interaction during the Entry Period.
Any attempt by any Entrant to enter using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other impermissible methods will void that Entrant’s Entry and that Entrant may be disqualified, at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Use of any automated system to participate in the Sweepstakes is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, damaged, misdirected, undelivered, garbled, illegible, or otherwise defective, deficient or impermissible Entries, for postage-due mail, or for computer hardware or software failures, malfunctions, errors or difficulties of any kind, whether human, electronic, computer, mechanical, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of Entries, the announcement or notification of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.
To understand how Twitter utilizes and keeps user content, please refer to their “Terms of Service” Web page here: https://twitter.com/tos. To understand how Instagram utilizes and keeps user content and photos, please refer to their “Privacy & Safety” web page here: http://help.instagram.com/customer/portal/topics/43528-privacy-safety/articles. To understand how Facebook utilizes and keeps user content, please refer to their “Terms and Policies” web page here: https://www.facebook.com/policies?ref=pf.
Please note: Twitter, Facebook and Instagram are registered trademarks, which is herein used for purposes of Sweepstakes description only. Such use is not intended to suggest or imply the sponsorship, endorsement, or the approval of this Sweepstakes by the owner of said trademarks.
I. Social Media Entry Requirements:
1. Entrants agree to and understand that Social Media Entries will be made available to the public, including without limitation, publishing on the Internet. Whether or not Social Media Entries are published on the Internet, Sponsor does not covenant or guarantee any confidentiality with respect to any Social Media Entries.
2. Each Social Media Entry must be an original creation of the submitting Entrant which is under no restriction, contractual or otherwise, that will prevent Sponsor’s use of the Social Media Entry and each Social Media Entry must be free of any and all liens, encumbrances and claims of third parties. Entrant acknowledges, agrees and warrants that, nothing in the Social Media Entry infringes on any copyrights, confidential information, trade secrets or trademarks belonging to any person or entity other than the Entrant, absent a suitable license, clearance or permission agreement (proof of which is required upon submission), or violates any person's rights of privacy or publicity and that all necessary releases and permissions have been secured. Entrant agrees to indemnify and hold harmless each of the Sweepstakes Entities, and each of their owners, officers, directors, employees, and affiliated organizations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders and employees, from and against any and all claims, demands, damages, costs, liabilities and causes of action of whatsoever nature that are based upon or arise out of any breach by Entrant of these Official Rules or the warranties and representations made by Entrant in this paragraph. Modifying, enhancing or altering a third party’s preexisting work does not qualify as Entrant’s original creation.
3. By tweeting or posting the Social Media Entry, the Entrant agrees, for zero compensation and solely for Sweepstakes consideration, to grant to Sponsor all intellectual property rights in the Social Media Entry and each of its constituent parts, which rights include, without limitation, the Sponsor’s right to publish, make available to the public and/or reproduce the Social Media Entry through any media available at any time during, or after, the Sweepstakes Period on any related websites, in any Sweepstakes materials, whether related or unrelated to the Sweepstakes, and at any other location, whether physical or online, that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, deems appropriate and necessary for the operation and promotion of this Sweepstakes. In addition, Entrant warrants that any so called “moral rights” in the Social Media Entry have been waived and Entrant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor may use any ideas from any Social Media Entry or other submitted materials, whether or not Entrant has been awarded a prize in connection with any such Social Media Entry or other materials. Entrant agrees to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of the Sweepstakes Entities, and each of their owners, employees, directors, officers, shareholders, members, agents, subcontractors and licensees from all claims, demands and causes of action of any nature whatsoever which Entrant or Entrant’s heirs, representatives, executors, administrators, or any other persons acting on Entrant’s behalf or on behalf of Entrant’s estate, have or may have by reason of: (i) Sponsor’s exercise of any rights granted by Entrant in this paragraph; (ii) claims based on violation of any right of publicity or rights of personality, infringement of copyright or trademark, libel, slander, defamation, invasion of privacy, loss of earnings or potential earnings in connection with Sponsor’s use of the Social Media Entry and any portion thereof, or the likeness of any natural person therein.
4. Entrants are responsible for securing necessary permissions, talent and location releases, and licenses for any visual and audio material contained in the Social Media Entries.
5. Sponsor is not responsible for any expenses incurred in the production and delivery of the Social Media Entries.
II. Social Media Entry Content Restrictions: Social Media Entries must not contain material that:
1. Contains or depicts someone smoking or intoxicated;
2. Violates or infringes another’s rights, including without limitation, privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;
3. Contains material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
4. Contains any unacceptable clothing or adornments, or displays any commercial/corporate advertising other than that of Sponsor (including but not limited to corporate logos, brand names, trademarks, slogans, political, personal and religious statements);
5. Contains indecent or unsafe behavior or situations, profanities or obscenities, including but not limited to nudity, or pornography, or is otherwise inappropriate, indecent, profane, obscene, hateful, tortious, slanderous or libelous;
6. References persons or organizations without their written permission;
7. Disparages any persons or organizations;
8. Includes threats to any person, place, business or group; and
9. Is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to any applicable federal, state, or local laws and regulations.
Failure of any Social Media Entry to comply with the above “Social Media Entry Requirements” and “Social Media Entry Content Restrictions,” as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, may result in disqualification of Entrant. Without limitation, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any Social Media Entry that, in its sole opinion, refers, depicts or in any way reflects negatively upon the Sponsor, the Sweepstakes or any other person or entity, does not comply with these Official Rules, or if Sponsor receives notification about any potential infringements or breaches of law or any other reason set forth herein. All Entries shall become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned. Entries must be suitable for presentation in a public forum, in sole determination of Sponsor.
The Sponsor’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes.
All federal, state, and local rules and regulations apply.
For purposes of this Sweepstakes, an Entry is "received" online when the Sponsor’s server records the Entry information. Proof of sending (such as an automated computer receipt confirming Entry or "thanks for entering" message) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an Entry for purposes of this Sweepstakes. Illegible and/or incomplete Entries and Entries submitted by Entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all requirements with respect to age and residence) are void. Those who do not follow all of the instructions, provide the required information in their Entry, or abide by these Official Rules or other instructions of Sponsors may be disqualified.
Sponsor agrees to ensure that the collection of all personal information complies with (i) all applicable laws, including without limitation, all state and federal laws, corporate standards, policies, regulations, as well as the General Data Protection Regulation (“GDPR”) (collectively “Applicable Laws”) (ii) the principles, guidelines, rules and codes of conduct of self-regulatory organizations such as the Digital Advertising Alliance, the Interactive Advertising Bureau, the Direct Marketing Association, and other self-regulatory organizations to which third parties providing services, platforms, and data are bound, and any required notices and consents; and (iii) privacy disclosures and information collection requirements imposed on advertisers by targeting of media in order to comply with Applicable Laws. Where required by Applicable Laws, Sponsor will deploy appropriate notices and functionality to obtain authorizations and consents as required.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: One (1) potential Grand Prize (defined below) Winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about 5/20/19 from among all eligible Entries received for the Sweepstakes (“Grand Prize Winner”). Random drawing will be conducted by representatives of Sponsor. Decisions of Sponsor and West Coast Marketing shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified by direct message (on the Social Media Platform used for entry) or by email or telephone within one (1) day of the random drawing and will be required to provide complete contact information and verify eligibility in the Sweepstakes within the time limit stated at time of notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Grand Prize winner selected in a subsequent random drawing.
Potential Grand Prize Winner (or potential Grand Prize Winner’s parent or legal guardian if potential Grand Prize Winner is a Minor) will be required to execute and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and (except where prohibited) a Publicity Release form, a completed IRS W-9 form and any other documentation required by Sponsor (collectively the “Required Documents”) within three (3) days of date of issuance of notification. A pre-paid overnight delivery air bill will be provided to facilitate the return of all Required Documents.
Grand Prize Winner’s Travel Companion(s) (as defined below) will also be required to complete, execute and return a Release of Liability form within the same stated three (3) day deadline.
Potential Grand Prize Winner’s failure to return all Required Documents in this three (3) day time period, or to comply with any other provision herein, may result in the potential Grand Prize Winner being disqualified and (time permitting) an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner may or may not be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
A maximum of three (3) alternate prize winner selections will be held after which the Grand Prize will remain unawarded.
Sponsor is not responsible for any failure of attempted delivery of notice using the above-referenced notification methods.
If any prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable for any reason and Sponsor or its representative is unable to contact potential Grand Prize Winner in a timely manner (as determined by Sponsor), prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Grand Prize Winner selected in a subsequent random drawing.
Acceptance of Grand Prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) granted to Sponsor to use the Grand Prize Winner’s name, likeness, picture, voice, biographical information, Entry and statements for publicity, advertising, trade and promotional purposes in connection with the Sweepstakes in any and all media and manner, and by any and all means now known or hereafter devised in perpetuity worldwide without additional consideration, compensation or limitation of any kind, and without the need to get any further consent. Any and all such recordings shall at all times be owned by, and the exclusive property of, Sponsor.
Grand Prize is not transferable, assignable, or redeemable for cash. No prize substitution will be allowed. If necessary, due to unavailability of a prize for any reason, a prize of equal or greater value may be awarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Grand Prize may not be sold, bartered or exchanged by Grand Prize Winner. Prize is provided "as is" and without any warranty of any kind. Grand Prize Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. By accepting the prize, the Grand Prize Winner acknowledges and agrees to compliance with these Official Rules. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities are the responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner.
There is one (1) Grand Prize available to be awarded in the Sweepstakes. The “Grand Prize” consists of a trip (“Trip”) for the eligible Grand Prize Winner and up to three (3) travel companions (each a “Travel Companion” and collectively “Travel Companions”) to attend the premiere of “The Secret Life of Pets 2” (the “Premiere”) in Los Angeles, CA (“LA”), currently scheduled for 6/2/19. The Grand Prize Trip includes the following: (i) round trip (“R/T”) economy (coach) class airfare for up to four (4) people from the major gateway airport within the Eligibility Area and near the Grand Prize Winner’s hometown (as determined by Sponsor) to LA; (ii) two (2) consecutive nights hotel accommodations (single room, quadruple occupancy; room and room tax only) at a hotel (“Hotel”) in the LA area (as specifically determined by Sponsor); (iii) R/T airport/Hotel and (if determined necessary by Sponsor) Hotel/Premiere ground transfers in LA area; (iv) admission for Grand Prize Winner and Travel Companions to Premiere; (v) a $300 financial institution issued gift card awarded to Grand Prize Winner; (vi) a 4-pack of Tiles (specific Tiles selected at sole discretion of Sponsor); and (vii) 4 limited edition Tile Skins featuring The Secret Life of Pets 2 characters (specific Skins selected at sole discretion of Sponsor). The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $4,698.00 USD inclusive. The actual value of the Grand Prize may vary depending on city of departure, dates and times of travel, airfare fluctuations and Hotel charges at the time of travel bookings. Therefore, the actual value of the Grand Prize awarded may be lower or higher at the time it is fulfilled. Any difference between actual value and stated ARV will not be awarded. Travel is subject to the restrictions and conditions set forth below. Grand Prize Winner will be required to travel on dates necessary to attend Premiere or prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Any costs associated with Grand Prize receipt and/or use that are not expressly stated above are not included in the Grand Prize and are the responsibility solely of the Grand Prize Winner and his/her Travel Companions. Such costs may include, without limitation, ground transportation, any unspecified federal, state or local taxes or government surcharges or fees, trip and travel insurance and premiums, excursions, meals, drinks, incidentals, gratuities, telephone calls, charges for changing dates or other personal costs and expenses not specified herein and are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner and his or her Travel Companions. All travel arrangements are to be administered by West Coast Marketing or its designee. All aspects of travel including, but not limited to specific airline(s), flights and Hotel are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Grand Prize Winner and his or her Travel Companions will be required to travel on identical itineraries including the same departure city, departure date, destination and return date. Grand Prize Winner and his or her Travel Companions will be required to provide valid government-issued photo ID at time of travel as required by airline, airport and TSA or other governmental authorities. If Grand Prize Winner elects to travel or partake in Trip with fewer than three (3) or no Travel Companions, no additional compensation will be awarded. Air transportation and Hotel accommodations must be taken together and cannot be taken separately. No changes will be made to travel details once any element(s) of the travel arrangements have been booked except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. All airline tickets issued in conjunction with Grand Prize are not eligible for frequent flyer miles or any other promotional benefit. Sponsor or its designee will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates or similar items once they are in the Grand Prize Winner’s possession, or in the possession of the Grand Prize Winner’s Travel Companions Grand Prize travel is subject to capacity controls, availability, holiday and other blackout dates and certain other restrictions and conditions, which may include a Saturday night stay, all of which are subject to change. In the event that Premiere is unavailable due to cancellation, schedule changes or for any other reason, the delivery of the remainder of the Trip shall be considered to have fulfilled the complete and total Grand Prize. No additional prize element will be substituted. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for changes in any element of Grand Prize schedule. No stopovers are permitted on tickets issued as the Grand Prize; if a stopover occurs, the Grand Prize will terminate and full fare will be charged from the stopover point for the remaining Trip segment(s), including the return. Once Hotel and flight arrangements have been confirmed, no changes will be allowed except by Sponsor. Any unclaimed and/or unused Grand Prize travel package will remain the property of Sponsor. Grand Prize is non-transferable, non-assignable and has no cash value. No substitutions by Grand Prize Winner are allowed.
Sponsor is not responsible if Grand Prize Winner or a Travel Companion is denied access to an aircraft, Hotel or Premiere. In such case, Grand Prize Winner and/or Travel Companion(s) will be solely responsible for any expenses incurred and the Grand Prize may be forfeited, in whole or in part. Grand Prize Winner must comply with all Hotel check-in requirements including, without limitation, the presentation of a major credit card.
Awarding of Grand Prize is subject to the Grand Prize Winner’s acceptance of all requisite conditions within these Official Rules and Grand Prize Winner’s ability and agreement to grant the rights set forth in these Official Rules and all required documents detailed herein.
ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning the Grand Prize are determined by the total number of eligible Entries received throughout the Entry Period and are equal regardless of method of Entry.
RELEASES: The Sweepstakes Entities, Instagram, Inc., Facebook, Inc., Twitter, Inc. and any and all Internet server(s) and access provider(s), and each and all of their respective parent corporations, successors, subsidiaries, affiliates, related entities, licensees, assigns, and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information; human errors; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, hardware or software, including without limitation any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer or wireless device relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries; data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines or the Internet or any Social Media Platform or web site or for any other reason whatsoever; typographical, printing or other errors; the inability to access any Social Media Platform or website; the inability to receive Social Media Platform direct messages, emails or telephone calls; any other Sweepstakes related materials which are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible, or any combination thereof. Entrants, by participating in the Sweepstakes, agree that the Releasees shall have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by Entrants against, any liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, but not limited to, death or injury to persons, or property loss or damage, relating or resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize or participation in this Sweepstakes. Proof of attempting to submit an Entry is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. Illegible or incomplete Entries, Entries in excess of the limits stated above and mechanically reproduced Entries will be disqualified. All Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. False, fraudulent or deceptive Entries or acts shall render its Entrant(s) ineligible. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules.
GRANT OF RIGHTS: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Entrant (and the Entrant’s parent or legal guardian if the Entrant is a Minor) hereby grants and agrees to grant to Sponsor and its affiliates, and to their respective successors, licensees, assignees and other authorized designees, a perpetual, fully-paid, royalty-free, transferable, fully sublicenseable, worldwide, irrevocable, non-exclusive right and license to reproduce, transcode, edit, modify, combine with others, create derivative works from, transmit, disseminate, distribute, re-use, re-post, make available, combine with other content, exhibit, perform, publish, display, use and otherwise exploit the Entrant’s Entry information, and any comments or statements of the Entrant related to the Sweepstakes or any of the Sweepstakes Entities, all of the foregoing in any media, manner, technology or content delivery mechanism now known or hereinafter devised for the following purposes: (A) in connection with the Sweepstakes, its administration, promotion, advertising or publicity, and/or (B) as otherwise desired by Sponsor in its sole discretion other than in connection with the Sweepstakes, each of the foregoing without the necessity of obtaining further consent or making any payments.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrant agrees that any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by arbitration under JAMS Expedited Arbitration. The arbitration shall be conducted in San Mateo County before a single neutral arbitrator. The arbitrator shall follow California law and the Federal Rules of Evidence in adjudicating the dispute. Entrant waives the right to seek indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses not to exceed fifty dollars ($50.00), and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased, and the arbitrator shall have no authority to award such damages. The determinations of the arbitrator shall be final and shall not be subject to judicial review; provided, however, that any award or determination rendered by the arbitrator may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction. The expenses of arbitration, the fees and costs of legal counsel, experts and evidence shall be awarded to the prevailing party. In no event shall any Entrant seek or be entitled to obtain rescission, injunctive or other equitable relief.
CHOICE OF LAW / LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of Entrants and Releasees in connection with the Sweepstakes will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of California, USA.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANT’S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
FORCE MAJEURE: Releasees shall not be liable to Grand Prize Winner or any other person for failure to supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, network or computer problems, internet problems, hacking, computer viruses, unauthorized computer access, tampering, or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s sole control. Releasees shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carrier(s), Hotel(s), or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Releasees’ legal responsibility for loss or damage to baggage shall be strictly governed by the Warsaw Convention and the other applicable conditions of carriage set forth on the passengers’ tickets.
GENERAL: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any Social Media Platform or web site associated therewith (or any portion(s) thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of Entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is canceled, the Sponsor may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) conduct a random drawing to award the stated prize from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at http://tileit.co/Pets2Sweeps. The Releasees are not responsible for the actions of Entrants in connection with the Sweepstakes, including Entrants’ attempts to circumvent the Official Rules or otherwise interfere with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage may be disqualified. Additionally, any attempt to cheat the Sweepstakes, as determined at the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor, may result in immediate disqualification of the Entrant, as well as other possible consequences, including disqualification from any and all existing and future sweepstakes, contest or promotion. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DAMAGE OR CORRUPT ANY SOCIAL MEDIA PLATFORM OR WEB SITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Multiple Entrants may not share the same household address, email address or Social Media Platform account.
If a dispute arises about who submitted a Social Media Entry, the Social Media Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account entered (as applicable). The authorized account holder of the Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account entered is deemed the natural person who has registered with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (as applicable) for the user name associated with the submitted Entry. The potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that he or she is the authorized registered user of the Facebook, Instagram or Twitter account (as applicable) associated with the winning Entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
If a dispute arises about who submitted an Online Entry, the Online Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account entered at time of Entry (as applicable). The authorized account holder of the email account entered is deemed the natural person who has registered with an Internet Service Provider for the email address associated with the submitted Entry. The potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that he or she is the authorized registered user of the email address associated with the winning Entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an Entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected Entry will be deemed ineligible. The Releasees are not responsible for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in Entrant's email account to receive email messages. Also, the Releasees are not responsible, and may disqualify an Entrant, if his or her Social Media Platform account, email address or telephone number does not work or if it is changed without Entrant giving prior written notice to Sponsor.
NOTE: Entry must be made by the Entrant only as detailed above. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or email address, including, but not limited to, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. Entries generated by a script, computer programs, macro, programmed, robotic or other automated means are void and may be disqualified. The use of any device or software to automate the Entry process is prohibited. Entries or other Sweepstakes materials that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late, misdirected, postage due, deceptive, in greater quantity than the limit stated above or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
NO INJUNCTIVE RELIEF: EACH ENTRANT UNDERSTANDS AND AGREES THAT HE/SHE SHALL HAVE NO RIGHT TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, DISTRIBUTION OR EXPLOITATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE PICTURE, OR ANY PRODUCTION OR PROJECT OF SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECIVE AFFILIATES.
WINNER LIST: For an Official Winner List (available after 6/30/19), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Pet Superpower Sweepstakes (please specify Official Winners List or Official Rules), c/o Z. Talieh, Tile Inc. 2121 S. El Camino Real Suite 900, San Mateo, CA 94403. Winner List requests will only be accepted after the end of the Entry Period (listed above).
West Coast Marketing, a division of The Susquehanna Hat Company, 22287 Mulholland Highway, #396, Calabasas, CA 91302. Administrator is not the supplier or guarantor of any prize.
Tile Inc., 2121 S. El Camino Real Suite 900, San Mateo, California 94403
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