VTech Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels Giveaway 8-29-2012


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VTech Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels Giveaway 8-29-2012

  1. 1. VTech Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels Giveaway Official Rules NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.The VTech Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels Giveaway (“Promotion”) starts on Wednesday, August 29, 2012at 8:00 AM Central Time (“CT”) and ends on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 at 8:00 PM CT (“PromotionPeriod”).ELIGIBILITY: PROMOTION IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES ANDTHE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, WHO ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE. Employees of VTech ElectronicsNorth America, LLC (“Sponsor”), Golin/Harris International, Inc., Twitter, and their respective parents,subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies and members of their immediate family(spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son and their respective spouses, regardlessof where they reside) and persons living in the same household of such employees, whether or notrelated, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited. Promotion is subject to all applicablefederal, state and local laws. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, orassociated with, Twitter. By entering this Promotion, you understand that you are providing yourinformation to Sponsor and not to Twitter.HOW TO ENTER: To participate, during the Promotion Period, become a follower of the @vtechtoysVTech Toys handle on Twitter at http://twitter.com/vtechtoys where Sponsor will provide a call ofaction to the Twitter community (for example asking a trivia question, or asking entrants to re-tweet adesignated tweet). Entrant may then “re-tweet” (RT) the designated call of action tweet along with theapplicable response and the hashtag #VTechSmartWheels via Twitter to receive an entry (each, an“Entry”). Limit one (1) Entry per person, per account for the duration of the Promotion. Multiple entriesreceived from any person will be void. All entries must be received by 8:00pm CT on August 29, 2012 tobe considered. If you choose to tweet using your mobile phone, standard text messaging fees for textmessages sent and received may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. May not beavailable on all carriers. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices andentries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. A Twitter account is required to enterand can be opened for free at http://twitter.com. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsorand will not be returned.DRAWING: Potential winner will be selected in random drawing from all eligible entries received duringthe Promotion Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during thePromotion Period. Prize award is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these OfficialRules.WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winner will be notified via direct message or @ reply to @vtechtoys.The potential winner then must direct message @vtechtoys his/her full name, date of birth, completemailing address and email address within a time period specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeitedand Sponsor will have no further obligation to such winner. Potential winner may be required to executeand return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within five (5)days of date of issuance. If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential winner within a reasonable timeperiod, if such documents are not returned within the specified time period, if prize or prize notificationis returned as undeliverable, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prizewill be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner will be selected.
  2. 2. PRIZE (1): One Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) is $44.99.All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent ofprize is permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize with one ofcomparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty orguarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Any and all federal, state and local taxes on the prize,and any other costs, fees, and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not explicitly statedherein as being awarded, are the sole responsibility of the winner.GENERAL: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions ofSponsor and judges, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Promotion; (b) to release,discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Golin/Harris International, Inc., and Twitter and their respectiveparents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers,directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing(collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind topersons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’sparticipation in the Promotion or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize; and(c) to the use of his/her name, voice, photograph, image and/or likeness for programming, advertising,publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and onthe Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibitedby law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval orinspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so.In the event of a dispute regarding entries and/or tweets received from multiple users having the sameTwitter account, the authorized subscriber of the Twitter account at the time of entry will be deemed tobe the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the naturalperson who is assigned the Twitter account by Twitter. Released Parties not responsible for misdirectedor undeliverable Twitter updates ("tweets") or for any technical problems, malfunctions of anytelephone lines, computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable networkconnections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combinationthereof.Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable,destroyed, garbled or stolen entries or tweets; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server,Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility ormiscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technicalfailure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or softwaremalfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whethertypographical, human mechanical, electronic, computer, network, printing or otherwise relating to or inconnection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur inconnection with the administration of the Promotion, the posting of questions, the processing ofanswers, entries and/or tweets, the announcement of the prize or in any Promotion-related materials.Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused bysite users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in thePromotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants or to any otherpersons computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materialsfrom or use of the website. Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Promotion or
  3. 3. winning a prize (and void all associated entries/tweets) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that suchperson is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating,deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any otherentrant or Sponsor’s representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE ORUNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINALAND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEKDAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THEFULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor reserves the right in itssole discretion to cancel or suspend any portion of the Promotion for any reason, including should anycause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Promotion and, in the event oftermination, to determine the winner in a random drawing from among all eligible tweets and/or entriesreceived up to such time of such action.REQUEST FOR WINNERS’ NAMES: For the names of the winners (available after 08/30/12), send a self-addressed stamped envelope by 09/30/12 to: VTech Sit-to-Race Smart Wheels Giveaway, c/oGolinHarris, 875 N. Michigan Ave. Floor 27, Chicago IL 60611.SPONSOR: VTech Electronics North America, LLC; 1155 W. Dundee, Suite 130, Arlington Heights, IL60004