ALEX KAVA VALENTINE 2014 SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
To enter and participate in this Sweepstakes, you must agree to and abide by these Official Rules.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. You must have Internet access and an active Facebook account to participate.
SPONSOR: Alex Kava Enterprises, USA
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Alex Kava Video Valentine Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on or about January 31, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. PT and ends on February 2, 2014 at 11:59 p.m. PT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and Washington D.C., who are at least 18 years of age (or the age of majority in the jurisdiction of their residence, whichever is older) and who have an active Facebook account and Internet access as of 1/30/14. Employees of Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary, related and affiliated companies, as well as persons involved in the creation, development or production (including cast and crew) of Alex Kava, and the immediate family and household members of all such foregoing individuals are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three (3) months a year, whether related or not. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, eligible entrants may enter by visiting the official Alex Kava Facebook page (the “Website”). You must be logged in to your Facebook account in order to enter. At or about the beginning of the Sweepstakes Period, Sponsor will post a Facebook post (the “Sponsor Post”) on the Website asking potential entrants to “tag” a friend, family member or loved one in a Facebook “comment” posted by the entrant in response to the Sponsor Post, and explaining in 100 words or less why the entrant’s “tagged” friend, family member or loved one should receive a video Valentine’s Day message Alex Kava (“Entry”). The person “tagged” in your Entry must be 18 or older and you must have that person’s permission before “tagging” them in your Entry. To submit your Entry, post a “comment” in response to the Sponsor Post during the Sweepstakes Period and “tag” the friend, family member or loved one named in your “comment” as described above. Limit one (1) Entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period, regardless of the number of Facebook accounts a person may have. Proof of entering information at the Website is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of such Entry. Sponsor’s computer is the official clock for this Sweepstakes. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same Facebook account. Any use of micro, automatic, programmed, robotic, or like entry methods will void all such entries by such methods, and entrants using methods will be disqualified.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Following the end of the Sweepstakes Period, the prize winners will be randomly selected from all eligible Entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Prize winners will be notified upon Sponsor’s posting of the Grand Prize videos on the Website as set forth below. If a potential winner or their Entry is found to be ineligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize may be forfeited and potential winner may be disqualified. If a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, prize will be awarded to an alternate winner selected from all remaining eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any entrant, the entry will be deemed submitted by the natural person who is the authorized account holder of the Facebook account that was used to submit the Entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a Facebook account.
PRIZES, APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUES AND ODDS: Five (5) Grand Prizes are available.
Each Grand Prize consists of a personalized book from Alex Kava and contains a Valentine’s Day message directed to the person(s) “tagged”/identified in a winning Entry and/or the entrant who submitted the winning Entry. Grand Prizes have no cash or retail value.
On or about February 9, 2014, Sponsor will post the Grand Prize Winners on the Website and on other Alex Kava branded websites for the winners, other Website users and Alex Kava fans to view.
Winners are not entitled to exchange, substitute or transfer prize except with Sponsor’s permission or where required by law. Notwithstanding the foregoing, if for any reason an announced prize become unavailable, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may award substitute prize(s) of equal or greater value. All taxes associated with a prize are the sole responsibility of the winners.
By entering this Sweepstakes, each winner grants Sponsor and its designees permission to use their name, voice, likeness, photograph, prize information, biographical data and city and state of residence in a Video, on a winner’s list and for programming, publicity and promotional purposes, worldwide in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation unless prohibited by law. Sponsor and its designees are not obligated to use any of the above mentioned information or materials, but may do so and may edit such information or materials, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, without further obligation or compensation.
Odds of winning a prize depend on total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
CONDITIONS AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final in all respects; and (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, its parent, subsidiary, related and affiliated companies, any persons involved in the creation, development, production (including cast and crew) or exhibition of Alex Kava, Facebook, each of the foregoing entities’ respective parent, subsidiary, related, affiliated and successor companies, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns personally (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injuries, losses or damages, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from participation in this Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes-related activity and/or entrant’s acceptance, receipt, use or misuse of any prize. Sweepstakes subject to the laws of the United States only. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Sponsor is not responsible for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failures beyond Sponsor’s control that corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct the Sweepstakes and award the prize(s) for any affected drawing(s) by means of a random drawing comprised of all eligible entries received for the affected drawing(s) prior to and/or after (as appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor or otherwise award the prize(s) for such affected drawing(s) in a manner which is fair, appropriate and consistent with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Notice of termination/modification/suspension of Sweepstakes will be posted on the Website. No responsibility is assumed for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or loss, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or electronic entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in or accessing any materials from this Sweepstakes (including without limitation, the Videos).
GOVERNING LAW/JURISDICTION: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and/or Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state’s laws.
WINNERS LIST: To obtain a winner’s list, visit www.alexkava.com/valentine2014sweepstakes.html
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