Comment to Win
FURminator Comment to Win Official Rules
FURMINATOR FURflex™ SYSTEM PROMOTION
COMMENT TO WIN SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED, ADMINISTERED BY OR ASSOCIATED WITH FACEBOOK.
1. ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees (and their immediate families or those living in the same household) of United Industries Corporation (“Sponsor”) and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, parent and related companies, suppliers, printers and advertising, promotional and judging agencies are not eligible to enter or win.
2. HOW TO ENTER: Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 a.m. EDT on November 17, 2015 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EDT on November 19, 2015 (“Promotion Period”). You may enter this Sweepstakes via the Facebook by logging on to www.facebook.com/FURminator and posting a comment. One entry will be granted for each comment you post. You may enter only 1 comment per person per day during the promotion period. All entries must be received by 11:59 p.m. EDT of the last day of the Sweepstakes, i.e. November 19, 2015.
All comments will be reviewed upon submission and we reserve the right to remove those that do not adhere to our community guidelines. We reserve the right to block anyone who violates our guidelines repeatedly. Further, we will not tolerate the following types of posts/comments and these will be removed immediately:
• Abusive, harassing, stalking, threatening or attacking others;
• Defamatory, offensive, obscene, vulgar or depicting violence;
• Hateful in language targeting race/ethnicity, religion, gender, nationality or political beliefs;
• Fraudulent, deceptive, misleading or unlawful;
• Trolling or deliberate disruption of discussion;
• Violations of any intellectual property rights;
• Spamming in nature;
• Uploading files that contain viruses or programs that could damage the operation of other people’s computers;
• Commercial solicitation or solicitation of donations;
• Link baiting (embedding a link in your comment to draw traffic to your own site).
To be officially entered for a chance to win, participating entrants must follow the above mentioned requirements. Entrants may enter each individual “Comment to Win” Contest only once. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a participant, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account from which it was sent. The authorized account holder shall be the natural person to whom the applicable e-mail address has been assigned by the Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. All comments become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Contest judges may include employees or contractors of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to use any comment in all print and electronic media (except where prohibited by law), and to edit for brevity, content and clarity, all without compensation to the entrant.
3. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There will be one (1) Grand Prize awarded. The Grand Prize consists solely of a FURminator FURflex™ System having an Approximate Retail Value of $40.00, selected solely by Sponsor. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities are the sole responsibility of the Winner.
4. RANDOM DRAWING: The Winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries on or about November 20, 2015 by judges selected by Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The Prize is guaranteed to be awarded. Only one Winner per household is permitted. The Winner will be notified by Facebook post or Facebook message by November 20, 2015.
5. Prize conditions: Due to the nature of the Prize, we can only ship to a physical residential or business addresses. We cannot ship to post office boxes or APO/FPO addresses. No substitution for any Prize will be permitted. If necessary due to unavailability of a Prize, a Prize of equal or greater value will be awarded at the discretion of the Sponsor. Any Prize awarded may not be transferred or assigned. Winners will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity/Liability Release within fifteen (15) days of issuance. Failure to return all required documents in this time period may result in a Winner being disqualified and an alternate Winner selected. If a Prize notification is returned to Sponsor as undeliverable or if an entrant is found to be ineligible or declines acceptance of a Prize for any reason, an alternate Winner will be selected. By entering this Sweepstakes and/or accepting a Prize, Winners hereby consent (except where prohibited by law) to the reasonable use by Sponsor of the Winners’ name, hometown address, photograph, voice, likeness and image, without any further compensation for any future promotional activity related to this Sweepstakes.
6. ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes and are equal regardless of method of entry.
7. CONDUCT OF PARTICIPATION: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrant affirms that he or she has read and agrees to abide by the Official Sweepstakes Rules and the decisions of the judges. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant acting in violation of the Official Rules or found tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related website. The Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of Missouri and, by entering; all Winners and entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in St. Louis, Missouri. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE RELATED TO SPONSOR OR THE SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor and each of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries; printing or other errors; and any entries or mail which are late, lost, delayed, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible, postage due or any combination thereof. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Sweepstakes in the event that it becomes necessary due to circumstances beyond Sponsor’s control. In the event the Sweepstakes is terminated early, Winners will be selected from all eligible entries received at the time of termination.
9. RELEASE OF LIABILITY: By participating, Winners and entrants agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and each of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and their officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents from and against any claims made by the Winners, entrants or any other third parties related in any way to the operation of this Sweepstakes, as well as any other claims, damages or liability due to any injuries, damages or losses (whether alleged, threatened, or actual) to any person or property of any kind resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any Prize or participation in any Sweepstakes‑related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes.
10. WINNERS LIST: For an Official Winners List (available after November1, 2015) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: FURMINATOR FURFlex™ SYSTEM Comment to Win Sweepstakes Winners List (or Official Rules) Request, 1 Rider Trail Plaza Drive, Ste. 300, Earth City, MO 63045. All requests must be received by March 1, 2016. Official Rules are also available at www.facebook.com/FURminator and www.furminator.com
12. SPONSOR: United Industries Corporation, 1 Rider Trail Plaza Drive, Ste. 300, Earth City, MO 63045.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
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