Pride 2017 Contest Rules
ENTER TO WIN “One $100 pre-paid VISA card”
An Online-Only Contest
Contest Rules & Regulations
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.
This Contest is open to legal residents of Canada, including the residents of Quebec. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Employees and representatives of Pink Triangle Press (the parent company of DailyXtra.com) are not eligible to enter.
2. How to Enter
Access to the contest is obtained by anyone attending Pride, taking pictures, and having a social media profile on one of these platforms: Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.
To enter the contest, take a picture during Pride events, post it on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram and tag it with Xtra’s handle (@dailyxtra) as well as with the hashtag of the contest (#XtraPride).
By entering the contest, the contestant consents to the release of his/her name. The contestant declares to have complied with the Contest Rules. Further, the winner must conform to all directions given by the Contest/Event organizers or his/her participation in the Contest/Event will be denied.
In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an online entry, entries will be deemed made by the username of the social media account through which the entry was made. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to a social media account by the respective internet company, in this case Facebook Inc., Twitter Inc. or Instagram inc. Entrants may enter the Contest multiple times by posting multiple pictures. However, each individual can receive a maximum of three entries into the Contest.
3. Contest Period
Contest begins on June 23, 2017, 0:01am EST, and ends on September 6, 2017, 11:59pm (Eastern Standard Time).
All entries must be posted on social media by the last day at midnight (Eastern Standard Time) to be included in the prize draw. DailyXtra.com is not responsible for late, lost, misdirected or incomplete entries. All entries should be for this draw and will not be kept for future draws.
The grand prize is one of three $100 pre-paid VISA cards. Total prizes value is $300 CAD.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS:
Prize can be picked up from the DailyXtra.com office at 2 Carlton Street, Suite 1600, Toronto, ON, between September 8 and 12, 2017. If the winner cannot pick up the prize in this time period, they can notify DailyXtra.com at firstname.lastname@example.org that someone else is coming in their stead. This person must display a valid government-issued I.D. in order to collect the prize. If the winner is located outside of the GTA, DailyXtra.com will send the prize by post.
Prize must be accepted as awarded. The prize may not be sold, is not convertible to cash, is nontransferable, no substitutions or extensions permitted. Request for refund will not be entertained.
5. Winner Selection and Qualification
On the day after the last day of the contest period, in Toronto, Ontario, a random draw will be executed by DailyXtra.com from all eligible entries received on or before the contest closing date. The odds of winning a prize will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received on or before the applicable contest closing date. Failure to respond or claim prize within 72 hours of the draw time will result in forfeit of prize and DailyXtra.com shall discard the selected entry and be entitled to randomly select an alternate winner. Prize winners will be contacted by social media/email and may be required to complete and return a Release form in order to redeem their prize. By entering this contest the entrants automatically agree to accept and abide by these contest rules and regulations.
6. General Terms and Conditions
Contest entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of DailyXtra.com, which are final on all matters pertaining to the Contest. This Contest is governed by the laws of Canada. All federal and local laws and regulations apply. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. By entering, participants release and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor: Pink Triangle Press (the parent company of DailyXtra.com), and its members, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors and representatives (collectively, “Contest Entities”) from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with the Contest, or the use or acceptance of any prize won.
BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES. The Official Rules will be posted on the DailyXtra.com site throughout the Contest. Entrants further agree to be bound by the decisions of DailyXtra.com, which shall be final and binding in all respects.
DailyXtra.com reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or Contest Site; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, in person or on social media.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A CONTESTANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, DAILYXTRA.COM RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH CONTESTANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. Privacy and Usage of Personal Information
DailyXtra.com will safeguard and keep private all personal information provided for the contest including but not limited to social media account information, email address, first name, and last name. DailyXtra.com will not sell, release or provide to any third parties any personal information collected as part of the contest entry and will only retain relevant personal information as long as necessary to conduct the contest.
7. Limitations of Liability
Dailyxtra.com is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions to the Contest. Dailyxtra.com assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. Dailyxtra.com is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading or posting materials in this Contest.
If, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Contest Entities which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this contest, DailyXtra.com reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest.
IN NO EVENT SHALL CONTEST ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE HEREUNDER FOR ANY INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, SPECIAL OR INDIRECT DAMAGES EVEN IF CONTEST ENTITIES HAVE BEEN ADVISED OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES.
FOR QUEBEC RESIDENTS, ANY LITIGATION RESPECTING THE CONDUCT OR ORGANIZATION OF A PUBLICITY CONTEST MAY BE SUBMITTED TO THE RÉGIE DES ALCOOLS, DES COURSES ET DES JEUX FOR A RULING. ANY LITIGATION RESPECTING THE AWARDING OF A PRIZE MAY BE SUBMITTED TO THE RÉGIE ONLY FOR THE PURPOSES OF HELPING THE PARTIES REACH SETTLEMENT.