Allconnect Holiday Gift Guide Official Rules
No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning.
Entry deadline: 11:59:59 p.m. ET on 11/22/2019
The Allconnect Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway (“Giveaway”) is offered to individuals who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry. Participants using the Instagram® platform to enter must follow Allconnect (@allconnect) and must set their accounts/profiles to “public” in order for the entry submission to be eligible. Employees, officers and directors of Allconnect (“Sponsor”), its parent, affiliated and subsidiary companies, advertising and promotional agencies, webmasters and web suppliers and persons engaged in the development of Giveaway materials (collectively, the “Promotional Entities”), and members of the immediate family (parents, siblings, children and spouse, wherever they reside) or household (whether or not related) of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible. By participating, you agree to these Official Rules and all decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Void where prohibited.
Giveaway begins on November 4, 2019, at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on November 22, 2019, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Giveaway Period”). Sponsor’s web server computer is the official clock for the Giveaway.
HOW TO ENTER:
No purchase necessary to enter or win. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. There are four ways to enter the Giveaway:
(1) Enter online by visiting the website at: https://www.allconnect.com/gift-guide (the “Website”), filling in the online entry form with your name, email address, and mailing address, reading and agreeing to these Official Rules, and clicking on the “Submit” button to submit your entry into the Giveaway during the Giveaway Period. Limit one entry per person/e-mail address via this method throughout the entire Giveaway Period; and/or
(2) Enter via Facebook by liking the Allconnect page (@allconnect) and commenting on a Giveaway post about why you would like the gift being discussed and tagging at least one friend during the Giveaway Period. Limit one entry via Facebook per person/e-mail address/Facebook profile per day; and/or
(3) Enter via Instagram by following Allconnect (@allconnect) and commenting on the gift in a Giveaway post tagging at least one friend during the Giveaway Period. Limit one entry per person/e-mail address/Instagram handle per day; and/or
(4) Enter via Twitter by following AllConnect (@allconnect) and retweeting a gift guide Giveaway post during the Giveaway Period using #ACGiftGuideGiveawayWeek and @allconnect. Limit one entry per person/email address/Twitter account per day.
The Maximum number of entries for all methods of entry is 16 entries per person/e-mail address/handle/profile during the entire contest period. Additional entries exceeding these limits from the same person/e-mail address/handle/profile will be disqualified in Sponsor’s sole discretion. For purposes of these limits, each “day” begins at 12:00 a.m. ET and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on each calendar date during the Giveaway Period, except for the first day, which begins at 8:00 a.m. ET. Incomplete or garbled entries will be disqualified. If you enter using a mobile device, standard data charges may apply from your carrier. All entries must comply with the policies and guidelines of the applicable platform. The creation and/or use of multiple profiles to generate multiple entries by the same person will result in disqualification of all entries by that person, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
SELECTION AND CONFIRMATION OF WINNERS:
The Sponsor will randomly select one (1) Grand Prize winner and five (5) First Prize winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period from all four entry methods. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received in the Giveaway.
Any potential winners who entered via the Website will be notified via e-mail at the e-mail address provided in the entry on or before November 29, 2019. Any potential winners who entered via one of the social media channels will be notified via direct message on the social media channel used in the winning entry before 5:00 p.m. ET on November 29, 2019. Participants are solely responsible for checking their Instagram, Twitter and/or Facebook messages to see if they are a potential winner. Potential winners notified via social media must respond to the direct message notification via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org by 5:00 p.m. ET on December 5, 2019, providing a full name, mailing address, and e-mail address. All potential winners must sign and return a Declaration of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where legal) within seven days following receipt in order to formally claim prize. Potential Grand Prize winner must also sign and return an IRS Form W-9 with the Declaration. If a potential winner does not return the signed Declaration/documentation on a timely basis, or if any notification e-mail is returned as undeliverable, or if a potential winner fails to respond to a direct message via e-mail with the required contact information in a timely manner, or if a potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in full compliance with these Official Rules, or if a potential winner declines the prize for any reason, then that potential winner will be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited. If a forfeiture occurs during the process of confirming winners and awarding prizes, then the Sponsor will notify an alternate potential winner as described above in order to award the prize. If the Sponsor is unable to confirm winners for all prizes after five attempts, the Sponsor may allow any unclaimed prizes to remain unawarded. Prizes will be shipped to the mailing address of each winner as provided in the confirmation within four to eight weeks following confirmation. Returned prizes will not be awarded. Limit one prize per person/email address.
The first confirmed First Prize winner will receive a Samsung Gear Fit2 Pro fitness tracker, approximate retail value $143.00. The second confirmed First Prize winner will receive a Fujifilm Instax Square SQ6 instant film camera, approximate retail value $98.00. The third confirmed First Prize winner will receive a Samsung Galaxy Tab E Lite 7” 8GB Wi-Fi enabled tablet, approximate retail value $130.00. The fourth confirmed First Prize winner will receive a SEGWAY miniPRO Smart Self-Balancing Transporter electric scooter, an approximate retail value $389. The fifth confirmed First Prize winner will receive an Away Carry-On suitcase with an Away Tile Luggage Tag, approximate retail value $255. One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive one each of the five First Prizes, total approximate retail value $1,015. No substitutions of prize except in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component of equal or greater value in the event any prize or prize component becomes unavailable for any reason. No cash in lieu of prize. Prizes are not transferable prior to award. Colors and features of all prizes are in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for lost or stolen prizes. Winner is responsible for payment of any applicable local, state and federal taxes associated with the prize. Sponsor will issue an IRS Form 1099 to Grand Prize winner in the amount of $1015 at the appropriate time. Total value of all prizes is $2030.00.
All participants (a) agree that the Promotional Entities, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be indemnified and held harmless by participants against any liability for, any injuries, losses or damages of any kind to person(s), including, without limitation, death, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse or use of prize (and/or any prize components), or participation in this Giveaway or Giveaway-related activities and (b) acknowledge that said parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in law or in fact, relative to the prize (and/or any prize components), including but not limited to, their quality, merchantability or fitness for the intended purpose. Except where prohibited by law, winners grant (and agree to confirm such grant in writing promptly upon request) to Promotional Entities and those acting under their authority the right to the use of their names, social media handles, photographs, likenesses, voices, images, statements, comments, and biographical information for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes without limitation in any media worldwide, including the Internet, without review, notification or approval, or further compensation.
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, or illegible entries; or for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, platform, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability, or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/website/use, net accessibility, availability, or traffic congestion, or any technical error, or unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. Sponsor is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error, or other act or occurrence. The right is reserved by Sponsor at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway, or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods is strictly prohibited and will result in the disqualification of any entrant using such methods, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s or company’s computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participating in this Giveaway, downloading materials from the Website or use of the Website. If the Giveaway is not capable of running as planned by reason of, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which Sponsor, in its sole opinion, deems could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Giveaway, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Giveaway and/or select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (as appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor or to otherwise make prizes available to be won in a manner deemed by Sponsor in its sole discretion, to be fair, appropriate and consistent with the spirit of these Official Rules. In case of dispute, entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address provided in the entry or otherwise associated with the social media profile used in the entry. “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 applicable email address. No more than the advertised number of prizes will be awarded. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Giveaway or in the announcement of the prizes. These Official Rules are intended solely for the personal use by an individual participant; any other use or reproduction of these Official Rules is prohibited. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, stolen, misdirected, mutilated or postage-due mail or deliveries.
IN NO EVENT WILL PROMOTIONAL ENTITIES, THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE WEBSITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON- INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION/CHOICE OF LAW:
Except where prohibited by law, participants agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with these Official Rules or this Giveaway (and/or the rights and obligations of Sponsor and/or participant in conjunction therewith) (collectively, “Disputes”) shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all Disputes shall be resolved exclusively in an action in state or federal court in the State of Georgia; (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Giveaway but in no event attorneys’ fees; (d) under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and participant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased; and (e) THEY WAIVE AND HEREBY DO WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY IN ANY SUCH ACTION. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or this Giveaway (and/or the rights and obligations of Sponsor vis-à-vis participant and participant vis-à-vis Sponsor in conjunction therewith) shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Georgia without regard for conflicts of law/choice of law doctrine of Georgia or of any other jurisdiction.
For the names of prize winners, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Allconnect, Holiday Gift Guide Giveaway Winners,1101 Red Ventures Drive, Fort Mill, SC 29707, between November 4, 2019, and December 31, 2019. Allow 4-8 weeks following the end of the Giveaway or the date of receipt of the request, whichever is later, for processing request. Requests received outside this period will not be processed.
Allconnect, 1101 Red Ventures Drive, Fort Mill, SC 29707 is the Sponsor of this Giveaway.
This Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Twitter or Facebook.