TO BE ELIGIBLE TO ENTER AND FOR A CHANCE TO WIN, YOU MUST BE (i) A LEGAL RESIDENT OF CANADA AND (ii) OF AT LEAST THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THE PROVINCE IN WHICH YOU RESIDE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. You are not eligible to enter or win if you are: (a) an employee, director, officer, or contractor of any of the following: either Sponsor (as defined below), their respective affiliates and related companies, advertising or promotional agencies, the contest judging organization, or any participating prize suppliers; or (b) a member of the immediate family (defined as parents, siblings, children and spouse, regardless of where they live) or household (whether related or not) of any of the above persons. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
OK Tire Stores Inc. (“OK Tire”) is the Sponsor of this Contest.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES
These rules (the “Official Rules”) are the official rules governing the operation of the Contest. By entering this Contest, all entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules. Sponsors reserve the right to reject any entries that do not meet the requirements for participation as established by the Sponsors. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, the Official Rules shall govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THIS CONTEST OR TO WIN A PRIZE.
CONTEST START AND END TIMES
The Contest will start at 8:00 am (PST) on September 24, 2021 and ends at 11:59 pm (PST) on October 15, 2021 (the “Contest Period”).
Entries received before or after these dates and times are void. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Contest. Subject to applicable law and/or any required regulatory approval, the Sponsor reserves the right, without prior notice, to adjust any of the dates and/or time frames stipulated in the Official Rules to the extent necessary, for purposes of verifying compliance with the Official Rules.
HOW TO ENTER
To enter the Contest during the Contest Period, you must (1) have a registered Instagram account, (2) like the post describing the Contest, (3) tag a valid/active Instagram account (each unique person tagged will qualify for one entry, enter up to twenty five times), Limit one (1) entry per comment during the Contest Period. Each ‘like’ and comment is collectively deemed to be one (1) “Entry.” To qualify for multiple entries, a different, unique friend must be tagged, each unique friend tagged will qualify for one entry. All Entries must be completed and received before the end of the Contest Period to be eligible for the prize drawing. You are responsible for ensuring that all information you provide to the Sponsor and/or its designate(s) is up-to-date and accurate. Use (or attempted use) of any automated, macro, script, robotic or other system(s) or program(s) to enter or otherwise participate in or disrupt this Contest is prohibited and is grounds for disqualification by the Sponsor. Standard data rates may apply. Check your service provider plan for your rates and fees. Instagram, Inc. is not associated with the OK TIRE GET A GRIP ON WINTER GIVEAWAY contest.
Prize Winners will receive one of 3 sets of Gislaved by Continental tires + installation at any OK Tire store in Canada. The estimated retail value of the Prize is $3,500 CAD. All other expenses not specified herein, including, but not limited to gas, travel expenses, tire recycling fee, etc. are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. Sponsor makes no warranties or disclaimers concerning the Prize beyond those customarily given by the supplier of the Prize. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute the Prize for a prize of equivalent monetary value if the Prize or any part of the Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason. Any difference between the stated estimated retail value of the Prize and the actual retail value of the Prize will not be awarded. The Prize is not transferable, not redeemable for cash, not for re-sale and will be awarded to the confirmed Prize Winners only.
SELECTION OF PRIZE WINNER
The Prize Winners will be selected by a random draw from among all eligible Entries on or before October 18th, 2021. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the Contest Period. Three (3) main Prize Winners will be selected. To be declared a winner of a Prize, a selected entrant must first correctly answer, a mathematical skill-testing question by phone, email, or other communication method and without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise. Selection of the winner will take place at the offices of the Sponsor for the purpose of administering certain portions of the Contest, OK Tire Stores Inc. 19082 21 Avenue, Surrey, B.C., V3Z 3M3.
REQUIREMENTS OF THE PRIZE WINNER
Sponsor may require the Prize Winners to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release as a precondition to the award of the Prize. If the Prize Winner fails to sign and return the requested documents to Sponsor, that Prize Winner may be disqualified, and the Prize will thereafter be awarded to an alternate Prize Winner from the remaining valid entries using the procedure specified above. Prize winners may be asked to provide proof of employment that categorizes them as frontline workers.
NOTIFICATION OF POTENTIAL PRIZE WINNER
The Prize Winner will be notified via direct message (DM) on Instagram within two (2) business days of the winner selection during the Contest Period by the Sponsor. If the selected entrant: (i) cannot be contacted within three (3) days of the first attempted notification; (ii) fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question; (iii) fails to execute and return to Sponsor the declaration and release of liability forms for the selected entrant within one (1) day and/or (iv) cannot accept the Prize as awarded for any reason whatsoever; then the Prize will be forfeited. In the event that the Prize is forfeited, the Sponsor will, time permitting (as determined by the Sponsor in their sole discretion, select an alternate eligible entrant as the potential winner of the Prize using the same procedure specified above.
FOR QUEBEC RESIDENTS
Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.”
RELEASE AND PUBLICITY
YOU AGREE TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE SPONSORAND IT’SOFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUPPLIERS, DISTRIBUTORS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS FROM AND AGAINST ANY CLAIM OR CAUSE OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST. YOU AGREE THAT NEITHER THE SPONSOR NOR IT’S OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, PARTNERS, AFFILIATED COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES, SUPPLIERS, DISTRIBUTORS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL AGENCIES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS ARE LIABLE FOR INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND ARISING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST AND ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION AND USE OF THE PRIZE. THE SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TYPOGRAPHICAL OR OTHER ERROR IN THE PUBLICATION OF THE OFFER OR ADMINISTRATION OF THE CONTEST OR IN THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE PRIZE.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrants or Sponsors in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the law of the Province of Ontario. Applicable laws in Canada may require that the laws of the Canadian jurisdiction in which you reside apply instead, in which case the laws of that jurisdiction will apply.
BY ENTERING INTO THE CONTEST, YOU AGREE THAT: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST, OR ANY PRIZES AWARDED, SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORTING TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION, PURSUANT TO ARBITRATION CONDUCTED UNDER THE COMMERCIAL ARBITRATION RULES OF THE AMERICAN ARBITRATION ASSOCIATION, TO TAKE PLACE IN TORONTO, ONTARIO; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS CONTEST, BUT IN NO EVENT ATTORNEYS’ FEES; AND (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL YOU BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND YOU HEREBY WAIVE 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.
The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human or technical in nature, or for damaged, lost, late, illegible or misdirected entries; technical, hardware, software, electronic or telephone failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; fraudulent, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by the Sponsor, the entrants, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest; or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of submissions or downloading, that may limit, delay or prevent an entrant’s ability to participate in the Contest. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Contest and award a prize from Entries received up to the time of termination or suspension should virus, bugs or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control, unauthorized human intervention, malfunction, computer problems, phone line or network hardware or software malfunction, which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsors, corrupt, compromise or materially affect the administration, fairness, security or proper play of the Contest or proper submission of Entries.
All Entries are subject to verification at any time and for any reason. The sponsor reserves the right to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, valid government issued photo identification) to participate in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Sponsor in a timely manner may result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to identity of the person submitting an Entry, the authorized account holder of the Instagram account and/or email address used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an Instagram account or email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
If it is discovered by the Sponsor that any person has or has attempted to: (i) submit more than the maximum number of Entries specified in the Official Rules, and/or (ii) use multiple names, identities and/or more than one electronic mail address to enter the Contest, then he/she may be disqualified from the Contest and all of his/her entries voided.
Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify, from this Contest and any future Contest or other promotion conducted by the sponsor, any individual that they find or believe to not be in compliance with the Official Rules; to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or any website pertaining to the Contest; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person.
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PERSON 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 DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
All decisions of the Sponsor, its agents and representatives are final and binding without right of appeal in all matters relating to this Contest. OK Tire Stores Inc. hereby disclaims any sponsorship or endorsement by and any affiliation with the Giveaway and the supplier(s) of any portions of the Prize.
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