OFFICIAL RULES - Coming Clean Book Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
ELIGIBILITY: Coming Clean Book Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older. Void where prohibited. Employees, officers and directors and their immediate family members (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of SAY Media, Inc. (“Sponsor”), its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies are not eligible to enter or win. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges and/or Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 7, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on September 5, 2013 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, if you don’t already follow @xojanedotcom on Twitter, visit the @xojanedotcom profile page on Twitter and click on the “follow” button. Once you follow @xojanedotcom, to enter, post a tweet about personal growth/coming to terms with something in your past. In your Tweet, you must include @xojanedotcom and #comingcleanbook. If you do not already have a Twitter account, you will need to establish an account to participate. Establishing a Twitter account is free. All Twitter terms and conditions apply. You can “unfollow” @xojanedotcom at any time after winner notification. Limit one (1) entry per person/email address/Twitter account. Entries received in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Any attempt to use multiple names, email accounts, Twitter accounts or other tactics to enter more than the stated limit may result in the disqualification by Sponsor from the Sweepstakes and voiding of all associated entries. If you post updates to or receive updates from Twitter via SMS or a smart phone, your wireless service provider may charge you. Please consult your wireless service provider for more information. Sponsor is not responsible for any charges your wireless service provider may charge you. Entries generated by mechanical, script, macro or other automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process, are void. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry that Sponsor determines, in its sole discretion, is inappropriate, obscene, not in keeping with Sponsor’s image or otherwise not incompliance with these Official Rules.
DRAWING: Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about September 6, 2013 from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Each potential winner will be notified by @xojanedotcom via a direct message to his/her Twitter account with instructions on how to claim prize and must respond within 24 hours of such notification. Each winner’s Twitter account must (a) be following @xojanedotcom and (b) have his or her account settings set to “unprotected” and/or “public” in order to receive notification. Potential winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within seven (7) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or potential winner does not respond to the initial notification within 24 hours or is not in compliance with these rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner selected. If potential winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, prize may be awarded in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winners set forth herein.
PRIZES: GRAND PRIZE (5): A Kindle Paperwhite and $100 gift certificate to Casa.com. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $119 plus tax each for Kindle Paperwhite plus $100 for gift certificate. FIRST PRIZE (50): Kindle Edition of Coming Clean. ARV: $4.99 plus tax each. Total ARV of all prizes: $119 plus tax each for Kindle Paperwhite plus $100 for gift certificate plust $4.99 plus Tax for Kindle Edition of Coming Clean. Gift certificates are subject to terms and conditions specified by issuer. Casa.com gift cards are issued by Quidsi Gift Cards, Inc., a Washington Corporation. When you purchase, receive or redeem a Casa.com Gift Card, you agree that the laws of the State of Washington, without regard to principles of conflict of laws, will govern these Gift Card terms and conditions. Quidsi Gift Cards, Inc. reserves the right to change these terms and conditions from time to time in its discretion. All terms and conditions are applicable to the extent permitted by law.
Limitation of Liability – QUIDSI GIFT CARDS, INC. AND ITS AFFILIATES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, WITH RESPECT TO GIFT CARDS, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. IN THE EVENT A GIFT CARD CODE IS NON-FUNCTIONAL, YOUR SOLE REMEDY, AND OUR SOLE LIABILITY, SHALL BE THE REPLACEMENT OF SUCH GIFT CARD. CERTAIN STATE LAWS DO NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS ON IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR THE EXCLUSION OR LIMITATION OF CERTAIN DAMAGES. IF THESE LAWS APPLY TO YOU, SOME OR ALL OF THE ABOVE DISCLAIMERS, EXCLUSIONS, OR LIMITATIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND YOU MIGHT HAVE ADDITIONAL RIGHTS.
Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per person/Twitter account/household.
USE OF ENTRIES: By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees and hereby grants to Sponsor and its successors, licensees and assigns an unlimited, perpetual, irrevocable, assignable, royalty-free, fully paid-up license to reproduce, distribute, perform, create derivative works of, edit, alter, display, exhibit, combine with other materials, exploit and otherwise use the entry, and all elements embodied therein, in any manner and in any and all media now known or hereafter devised throughout the universe for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, for advertising trade and commercial purposes, without compensation or notification to, or further permission from, entrant or any third party and hereby waives any moral rights in the entry. Entrant agrees that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of entries by third parties. Sponsor has no obligation to make use of the rights granted herein.
PUBLICITY GRANT: Each winner, by acceptance of prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, Twitter handle, address (city and state), photograph (including profile picture, if applicable), voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any manner and in any and all media now known or hereafter devised throughout the universe for any purpose whatsoever, including, without limitation, for advertising, trade and commercial purposes, without compensation, notice, review or approval.
RELEASE: Entrants, by participating, agree that Sponsor, Amazon, Twitter, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) will 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 death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of the prizes or participation in this Sweepstakes.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered or garbled entries, Tweets, messages, retweets or emails; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility; or for miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure; or for jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or for other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, 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 of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute regarding entries received from multiple users having the same e-mail account, the authorized subscriber of the e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses.
WINNERS LIST: For the names of the winners (available after September 10, 2013), send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Say Media, Inc., Attn: Legal, 180 Townsend Street, San Francisco, CA 94107, for receipt no later than September 30, 2013.
SPONSOR: Say Media, Inc., 180 Townsend Street, San Francisco, CA 94107.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Twitter.