The “Pre-shop the Alexander Wang x H&M collection with Elle Canada” (the “Contest”) begins on November 3rd, 2014 at 12:00 PM Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on November 5, 2014 at 2:00 PM ET (the “Contest Period”).
1. ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to all legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who have reached the legal age of majority in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry, except employees, representatives or agents (and those with whom such persons are domiciled or directly related) of Transcontinental Media G.P. (“Contest Organizer”), its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, advertising/promotion agencies and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration or fulfillment of the Contest (collectively, the “Contest Parties”). “Directly related” shall mean father, mother, brother, sister, children, wife, husband or common law partner if such employee, representative or agent of a Contest Party.
2. HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Completing and Submitting Your Entry Internet access and an account with Twitter (the “Account”) are required to complete your entry into the Contest. To get an entry into the Contest (an “Entry”), go to http://twitter.com (the “Website”) and i. Log onto your Account; ii. Follow Elle Canada on Twitter at https://twitter.com/ellecanada; and iii. Tweet the hashtag #ECshopsAWxHM. To be eligible, your Entry must be submitted and received within the Contest Period. All eligible Entries submitted and received during the Contest Period will be entered into a random prize draw. In order for the Contest Organizer to determine if an Entry has been completed, the applicable entrant’s Account settings must be public and it is each entrant’s sole responsibility to ensure that his/her applicable Account settings are public for Entry verification and Contest eligibility purposes. The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter or any other third party service provider. You understand that you are providing your personal information to the Contest Organizer and not to Twitter. The personal information you are providing will only be used and processed by the Contest Organizer and by any of its authorized third party service providers for purposes of administering or operating this Contest and the Website, the whole in accordance with the Contest Organizer’s, and any authorized third party service provider’s respective privacy policies subject to the uses you may have authorized in relation to your Entry. Twitter and any other third party service provider are completely released of all liability by each participant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Contest Organizer and not Twitter. Your Entry must comply with these Rules and with the Twitter terms and conditions of use, contract or other applicable guidelines (collectively, the “Third Party Terms”). Any Entry (in whole or in part) that does not comply with these Rules and/or the Third Party Terms, or that is otherwise deemed unacceptable by the Contest Organizer in its sole and absolute discretion, will be discarded and your Entry will be deemed ineligible. Twitter and any other third party service provider shall collectively be referred to as the “Third Party Contest Suppliers”. Entry Limitations and Restrictions There is a limit of submitting one (1) entry from one (1) Twitter account, per email address permitted during the Contest Period. For greater certainty, you can submit one (1) Entry, using one (1) Twitter account, associated with one (1) email address to enter the Contest. The sole determinant of time for the purposes of a valid Entry during the Contest Period will be the Contest’s server machine(s). Entry Verification and Entry Rejection All Entries are subject to verification at any time and for any reason. The Contest Organizer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity of entrant and/or eligibility of its Entry, (in a form acceptable to the Contest Organizer – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with these Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of the Contest Organizer in a timely manner may result in disqualification in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Organizer. If it is discovered by the Contest Organizer (using any evidence or other information made available to or otherwise discovered by the Contest Organizer) that any person has attempted to: (i) use (or attempt to use) multiple names, identities, email addresses, Accounts and/or any automated, macro, script, robotic or other system(s) or program(s) to enter or otherwise participate in or disrupt this Contest; (ii) not respect these Rules and/or (iii) behave in a manner that otherwise undermines the integrity, fairness or administration of the Contest, then he/she may be disqualified from the Contest in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Organizer. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an Entry, Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the Authorized Account Holder of the Account and the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Your Entry may be rejected if (in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Organizer) your Entry is incomplete or is not submitted and received during the Contest Period or is otherwise in breach with the terms and conditions set out in these Rules. The Released Parties (defined below) are not responsible for late, lost, misdirected, delayed, incomplete or incompatible Entries, all of which will be void and rejected. The Contest’s Parties decision to disqualify an Entry or entrant shall be final without right of appeal.
3. PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE: There is one (1) prize available to be won (the “Prize”), which consists of the chance to shop the Alexander Wang x H&M collection with an Elle Canada Editor at the Toronto Eaton Centre H&M Flagship store, before it is available to the general public. The winner is responsible for both their own transportation to and from the store, as well as paying for items selected during the pre-shop session. The total approximate retail value of the Prizes is $500 CDN. The Prize must be accepted as awarded and is not transferable, assignable or convertible to cash (except as may be specifically permitted by Contest Organizer in its sole and absolute discretion). No substitutions except at Contest Organizer’s option. Contest Organizer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute the Prize or a component thereof with a prize of equal or greater value, including, without limitation, but at Contest Organizer’s sole and absolute discretion, a cash award. Prize will only be awarded to the person whose verifiable full name and valid email address appears on the Account associated with the Entry in question.
4. WINNER SELECTION: On November 5, 2014 (the “Draw Date”) at the offices of Contest Organizer, in Toronto, Ontario, at approximately 3:00 pm, one (1) eligible entrant will be selected by random draw from among all eligible Entries submitted and received during the Contest Period in accordance with these Rules. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible Entries submitted and received during the Contest Period in accordance with these Rules. The Contest Organizer or a designated representative will make a minimum of one (1) attempt to contact the selected entrant via Twitter Direct Message, within seven (7) business days of the Draw Date. If the selected entrant cannot be contacted within seven (7) business days of the Draw Date, or if there is a return of any notification as undeliverable; then he/she may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Organizer, be disqualified (and, if disqualified, will forfeit all rights to the Prize) and the Contest Organizer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected entrant). BEFORE BEING DECLARED THE CONFIRMED PRIZE WINNER, the selected entrant will be required to: (a) correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical or other aid; and (b) sign and return within seven (7) business days of receipt of the declaration and release form for the benefit of the Released Parties (the “Release Form”) confirming namely (i) compliance with these Rules; (ii) acceptance of the Prize as awarded; and (iii) releasing the Released Parties from all liability in relation to this Contest. If the selected entrant: (a) fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question; (b) fails to return the properly executed Release Form within the specified time; (c) cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the Prize as awarded for any reason; and/or (d) is determined to be in violation of these Rules (all as determined by the Contest Organizer in its sole and absolute discretion); then he/she may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Organizer, be disqualified (and, if disqualified, will forfeit all rights to the Prize) and the Contest Organizer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant from among the remaining eligible Entries (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such newly selected entrant). There is a limit of one (1) Prize per participant and per household. Each winner agrees to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of his/her Entry, name, address, voice, statements about the Contest and/or photograph or other likeness without further notice or additional compensation, in any publicity, advertisement or other promotional or commercial use carried out by or on behalf of the Contest Organizer in any media, current or existing, including print, broadcast or the internet.
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