YTV/Teletoon and LEGO®
"LEGO® Best Friends Day Out Contest"
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES AND REGULATIONS
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
HOW TO ENTER
Starting Wednesday, February 15, 2012 at approximately 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ending on Monday, April 2, 2012 at approximately 9:59:59 a.m. ET (the "Contest Period") viewers can enter the "LEGO® Best Friends Day Out Contest" (the "Contest") by visiting www.ytv.com or www.teletoon.com (collectively and individually the "Website(s)".).
A drop down menu asking for entrant's birth month and birth year will appear. This information is requested in order to determine if parental permission is required. All entries must include the entrant's contact information, including his or her full name, age, phone number, email address and postal code. The contact information collected by Teletoon Canada Inc. ("Teletoon"), YTV Canada Inc. ("YTV") and LEGO Canada Inc. ("LEGO") (collectively, the "Sponsors") with the entry will only be used for contest fulfillment purposes.
Entrants Under 13
Entrants twelve (12) years of age and under will be redirected to a form that will require the entrants' and parent or guardian's names and their custodial parent's (and if custody is shared, then both custodial parents') or legal guardian's email address. An email message will be sent to such parent and/or guardian to inform him or her that the child wants to enter the Contest. The parent and/or guardian can then choose to either enter the child OR not enter the child in the Contest at the provided link. If the parent/guardian chooses to enter the child into the Contest, an email will be sent to the parent/guardian after 14 days to confirm collection of data from the entry form. Any further correspondence concerning the contest will be with the parent or guardian.
Entrants 13-17 or 18 (17 years old in PEI, Ontario, Manitoba, Saskatchewan and Alberta and 18 years old in the Province/Territory of British Columbia, New Brunswick, Newfoundland, Northwest Territories, Nova Scotia, Yukon, and Nunavut).
Entrants between the ages of thirteen and seventeen or eighteen (depending on Province/Territory of residence) will be provided with an online entry form which they must fill out and submit. Entrants in this category must also have a custodial parent or legal guardian consent to their participation. Proof of identification and parental consent must be provided upon request. If a child in this category is selected as a winner, then any further correspondence concerning the contest will be with the parent or guardian.
Age of Majority or Older
If the entrant is age of majority or older, he or she will get the standard entry form, without having to fill out the parental permission section.
There is a limit of one (1) entry per person per day during the Contest Period, regardless of which Website is used to enter the Contest. A fully completed and submitted online entry form will constitute one (1) Contest entry. If it is discovered in the ordinary course of running the Contest that an entrant has attempted to enter more than one (1) time per day, on either or both Website(s), during the Contest Period, that entrant may, at the discretion of the Sponsors, be disqualified from the Contest. Should it be discovered that an entrant is using the aid of computer/software programs to auto-fill entries, that entrant will be immediately disqualified from the Contest. The Sponsors reserve the right to disqualify all such entrants from future contests conducted by the Sponsors without further notice.
GRAND PRIZE PACKAGE
There is one (1) Grand Prize Package available to be won during the Contest Period. The Grand Prize Package consists of:
- Two (2) sets of the following LEGO® Friends Products (i.e. 2 of each):
- 3930- Stephanie's Outdoor Bakery
- 3931- Emma's Splash Pool
- 3932- Andrea's Stage
- 3933- Olivia's Inventor's Workshop
- 3934- Mia's Puppy House
- 3935- Stephanie's Pet Patrol
- 3936- Emma's Design Studio
- 3183- Stephanie's Cool Convertible
- 3065- Olivia's Tree House
- 3942- Heartlake Dog Show
- 3187- Butterfly Beauty Shop
- 3061- City Park Café
- 3188- Heartlake Vet
- 3315- Olivia's House
- "A Best Friends Day Out Package" which includes a $2,000 Cadillac Fairview gift card, redeemable at any retail store located in a Cadillac Fairview shopping mall across Canada, a cheque for $600 to be used toward a day out with your friends on meals and limousine service to and from the winner's home to the closest Cadillac Fairview mall in their city/surrounding area (the "Mall"). The Grand Prize winner and his or her guest is responsible for any additional costs required to travel to the Mall over the amount provided in the Grand Prize.
If the winner is under the age of majority in his/her province or territory of residence, his/her custodial parent or legal guardian is fully and legally responsible for the winner and his/her guest, if they are a minor.
The approximate total value of the Grand Prize Package is Three Thousand Four Hundred Canadian Dollars ($3,400 CDN). The odds of winning a prize in the Contest depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
SECONDARY PRIZE PACKAGES
There will be a total of three (3) Secondary Prize Packages available to be won during the Contest Period. Each Secondary Prize Package consists of:
- One (1) set of assorted LEGO® Friends Product.
The approximate total retail value of each Secondary Prize Package is Two Hundred Canadian Dollars ($200 CDN).
Only (1) Grand Prize or Secondary Prize Package will be awarded per person.
Hereinafter, the Grand Prize and the Secondary Prize are sometimes referred to as a "Prize Package" or, collectively, "Prize Packages".
Prize Packages as described above are subject to availability, may not be exchanged for cash, are non-transferable, non-refundable, non-saleable, and must be accepted "as awarded". At their sole election, the Sponsors reserve the right to substitute any portion of a Prize Package with a prize of equivalent or greater retail value. All costs and incidental expenses relating to and associated with the Prize Packages which are not explicitly included as part of the Prize Packages shall be the responsibility of the winners.
PRIZE PACKAGE DRAWS
- On April 2, 2012, at 1:00 pm ET at the YTV office in Toronto, one (1) eligible entrant will be randomly selected as the winner of the Grand Prize.
- On April 2, 2012, at 1:00 pm ET at the YTV office in Toronto, three (3) eligible entrants will be randomly selected as the winners of the Secondary Prizes.
The selected entrants will be contacted by telephone from the YTV offices in Toronto. In the event that an entrant is not eligible, declines the Prize Package or cannot be contacted or does not return the Sponsor representative's call within three (3) days of the first attempt, the Sponsors have the right to randomly draw another eligible entrant from the remaining pool of entries, as a selected entrant and will be contacted in the same manner described above, until all of the Prize Packages can be awarded. The Sponsors shall be released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsors reserve the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims.
The Contest is open to all residents of Canada except: residents of the province of Quebec, employees, representatives, and agents of the Sponsors, their parent, related and affiliated companies, advertising and promotional agencies and the members of the households of such employees, representatives and agents. Entrants under the age of majority are subject to the conditions set out in the HOW TO ENTER section. By entering the Contest, entrants agree to comply with Contest Rules and Regulations and all decisions of the judges, which shall be final and binding on all entrants in all matters relating to this Contest. Void in the province of Quebec and where prohibited by law.
DECLARATION AND RELEASE OF PRIZE PACKAGE WINNER
Before being awarded a Prize Package, the selected entrant, or if the selected entrant is under the age of majority, his or her custodial parent or legal guardian, on the minor's behalf, must:
- Correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited skill-testing mathematical question; and
- Sign a standard form Declaration and Release of Liability (the "Release Forms") confirming that by entering the Contest:
- he or she read, understood and accepted these Contest Rules and Regulations;
- that he or she understands that acceptance of the Prize Package may involve danger and/or exposure to risks and hazards of both man-made and natural origin, whether arising from foreseeable or unforeseeable human error and negligence, and that, as a result, he or she may suffer damage to personal property, serious personal injury, illness or even death;
- that he or she nevertheless freely and voluntarily agrees and does hereby assume any and all risks of personal injury, illness, death arising out of or connected with his or her participation in the Contest and winning a Prize Package; and
- that he or she releases the Sponsors, the affiliates, and all of their directors, officers, employees, agents as well as their respective advertising and promotional agencies (collectively, the "Releasees") from any and all liability arising in connection with participation in the Contest and acceptance of a Prize Package, including, without limitation, any financial, legal or moral responsibility or loss or personal injury including death or damage to or loss of property suffered or incurred or arising from participating in the Contest or accepting a Prize Package, whether suffered by the Prize Package winner, or by his or her heirs, administrators, personal representatives or executors, and notwithstanding that such injuries or losses may have been caused solely or partly by any act, omission, negligence or gross negligence of any or all of the Releasees.
All documentation required for redemption of a Prize Package will be sent via courier directly to a selected entrant's home only after the selected entrant has met the eligibility requirements outlined in the Contest Rules and Regulations, has correctly answered a mathematical skill testing question and has returned a fully completed and signed Release Form to: "LEGO® Best Friends Day Out Contest" – Attn: Project Manager, YTV Canada Inc., 25 Dockside Drive, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 0B5 within five (5) business days of having received it.
NO REPRESENTATIONS OR WARRANTIES
None of the Sponsors makes any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of any Prize Package, in whole or in part, awarded in connection with the Contest. Prize Package winners understand and acknowledge that they may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from the Sponsors should any Prize Package fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to a Prize Package winner.
All Contest entries become the property of the Sponsors and no correspondence will be entered into except with the selected entrant and those entrants who request a complete set of Contest Rules and Regulations by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to: "LEGO® Best Friends Day Out Contest", YTV Canada Inc., 25 Dockside Drive, Toronto, Ontario, M5A 0B5. By entering this Contest, each entrant consents to the use of his/her name, city of residence, photograph, voice and/or image for any promotion/publicity and programming purposes, commercial or otherwise, in all media used by the Sponsors, their promoters, advertising and promotional agencies, without any payment or compensation. The Sponsors make no representation or warranty that any identification, videotape, photograph and/or likeness of any winners will be broadcast or used otherwise in any manner.
By participating in this Contest, entrants (or their custodial parent/legal guardian, if a minor) acknowledge compliance with, and agree to be bound by, these Contest Rules and Regulations, including eligibility requirements. Entrants release and hold harmless the Sponsors, their parent, related and affiliated companies, subsidiaries, members, dealers, advertising, franchisees, promotional agencies and each of their respective directors, successors, sponsors, partners, licensees, officers, subsidiaries, agents, employees, advisors, assignees, and all others associated with the development and execution of the Contest, from and against any and all manner of action, causes of action, suits, debts, covenants, contracts, claims and demands, including legal fees and expenses, whatsoever, including but not limited to, claims based on negligence, breach of contract and fundamental breach and liability for physical injury, death, or property damage which the entrants or his/her administrators, heirs, successors or assigns might have or could have, by reason of or arising out of the entrant's participation in the Contest and/or in connection with the acceptance and/or exercise by the entrant of the Prize Package awarded and from and against any and all liability with respect to or in any way arising from the Contest and the awarding, use, or misuse of any Prize Package awarded, including liability for personal injury or damage to property.
The Sponsors are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of registration or entry information which may affect an entrant's ability to participate in the Contest, including but not limited to human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed/corrupted data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof, any inability to access the site, or damage to a user's system occasioned by participating in the Contest, and entries which fail to fully comply with these Contest Rules.
No responsibility will be taken for lost, delayed, mutilated or misdirected entries, or computer system failure (including email). No responsibility will be taken for any failure of the website during the Contest or for any problems or technical malfunction of a telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email, on-line, or Internet entry to be received by the Sponsors 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 an entrant's or any other person's computer or property related to or resulting from playing or downloading any material in the promotion.
The Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole and absolute discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend this Contest and/or these Contest Rules and Regulations at any time for any reason, without prior notice, including without limitation in the event of any printing, administrative error, virus, bug, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond their control which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsors reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are forged, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way. The Sponsors are not responsible for preemption, cancellation, or interruption, in whole or in part, of any the Sponsors Contest related programming.
The Contest is subject to all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal laws.
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