GIVEAWAY RULES & REGULATIONS
Chefs Plate 2018 “Trick or Treat to Win”(the “Contest”)
1. ENTRY PERIOD & CONTEST SPONSOR
a. The Contest is brought to you by Chefs Plate Inc. Chefs Plate is the sole Sponsor of this contest. (“Contest Sponsor”).
b. The Contest entry period (the “Entry Period”) starts at 5:00 pm on Friday, October 4th 2018 and continues until 11:59 PM Sunday, October 27th. Winners will be randomly selected during ship-out of orders for delivery October 28th – November 3rd 2018. All times are EST.
2. HOW TO ENTER
No purchase necessary. For no purchase entry, please send a handwritten postcard Attn: “Trick or Treat to Win” to Chefs Plate Inc., 30-34 Duncan Street, Toronto ON, Canada Suite 400, M5V 2C3 postmarked before the end of the Entry Period. Chefs Plate Inc. is not responsible for lost, stolen or otherwise undelivered entries.
An “Entry” is defined by the terms of this contest as each completed order for delivery Sunday October 28th 2018 – Saturday November 3rd 2018 . Only completed orders within the allotted time period will count as entries. Any Entry made before the close of the Entry Period will be included in the random drawing from the pool of eligible entries. One entry will be allotted per order. Total final entries will be determined by the Chefs Plate server, number of participants and order records.
Any attempt or suspected attempt to enter this Contest in a fashion not authorized by these rules shall be deemed to be tampering and will void all of an entrants‘ entries. Entries that contain false information and/or are late, lost, stolen, falsified, illegible, damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled or incomplete, altered or otherwise irregular or entries that have been submitted using robotic, automated, programmed, or through illicit means, or that do not conform with or satisfy any or all of these Contest rules, as determined in the Contest Sponsor’s absolute discretion, will be judged null and void and disqualified. Proof of entry transmission shall not constitute proof of receipt. Chefs Plate reserves the right to refuse any entry in its absolute discretion. The sole determinant of time for valid online entry in this Contest will be the Contest Sponsor’s website’s server machine(s) / records. In the event of any dispute regarding the eligibility of an entry / entries, Chefs Plate reserves the right to absolute discretion in the assessment and judgement of the validity of entries.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Although this Contest will be communicated, promoted, or administered by means of any third party social media or social networking service or site (each, a “Third Party Service”), entrants acknowledge that: (i) this Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any Third Party Service; (ii) if entry into this Contest is gained by means of a Third Party Service, entrants must have a valid account with the applicable Third Party Service (and may be required to have a public (i.e. non-private) account in order to participate) and must comply with the applicable Third Party Service’s terms and policies; and (iii) any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Contest should be directed to the Contest Sponsor and not to any Third Party Service. By participating in this Contest, you completely release any Third-Party Service of all liability in relation to any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from your participation.
a. The Contest is open to residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, Nunavut, Northwest Territories, Yukon Territories, and Newfoundland and Labrador who are over the age of majority. In order to participate, entrants must currently be within established Chefs Plate shipping zones.
b. Employees, officers, directors, agents, and representatives of the Contest Sponsor, their parent and affiliated companies, the Contest prize suppliers, the Contest judges (if applicable), and any and all other companies associated with the Contest, as well as those with whom the foregoing individuals reside, are not eligible to enter this Contest.
c. The Contest Sponsor shall have the right at any time to require proof of identity and/or eligibility to enter the Contest. Failure to provide such proof may result in disqualification. All personal and other information requested by and supplied for the purpose of the Contest must be truthful, complete, accurate and in no way misleading. The Contest Sponsor reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant should such an entrant at any stage supply untruthful, incomplete, inaccurate or misleading personal details and/or information.
4. PRIZE DESCRIPTION.
Entrants are eligible to win one (1) Prize, consisting of One (1) Chefs Plate Gift Card ranging in value from $25 - $500. Gift cards will be distributed to winners across all deliveries sent to customers Sunday October 27th 2018 – Saturday November 3rd 2018. Breakdown of prize values are expected to be as follows, but could differ due to operational constraints. Estimated retail value of each prize will be between $25 - $500.
$25: 50 available
$50: 30 available
$100: 30 available
$200: 30 available
$500: 1 available
b. No financial compensation will be made or required if actual prize value is lower than the total value quoted in these rules. Prize must be accepted as awarded, without substitution, transfer, exchange or assignment, unless otherwise determined in the absolute discretion of the Contest Sponsor and/or prize suppliers. Any unused portion of a prize, once awarded, will be deemed forfeited by the applicable winner, and no financial compensation will be made or required in respect of such unused portion. The Contest Sponsor and/or the prize suppliers reserve the right, in their absolute discretion, to substitute a prize or a component of a prize with a prize or a component of a prize (as applicable) of equal or greater value, including, without limitation, a monetary award, if the prize or prize component cannot be awarded by the Contest Sponsor and/or the prize supplier(s) for any reason. Prize may not be exactly as advertised. Prize will not be replaced if lost, destroyed or stolen.
c. Except as expressly warranted herein, any Contest prize is provided “as is” without further warranty of any kind.
a. A random draw from all eligible entries received will be made by a representative of the Contest Sponsor on the respective Prize Draw Date outlined above. Prizes will be randomly distributed across deliveries within all eligible provinces and plan types. Selected entrant will receive the winning gift card in their delivery.
b. Decisions and rulings of the Contest Sponsor and/or their representatives are final and binding without appeal in all matters related to this Contest and the awarding of a prize.
c. Each confirmed winner will be notified by and/or will receive their Prize from the Contest Sponsor. By participating in this Contest, confirmed winners are deemed to have consented to the disclosure of their personal information to Prize suppliers for the limited purpose of delivery of Prizes. To be declared a winner and use the prize, a selected entrant may be required to correctly answer without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question; be in full compliance with these Contest rules; and, in the discretion of the Contest Sponsor, sign and return a release of liability and consent to publicity form (the “Release Form”) within the time period specified in the Release Form, and any other documentation as may reasonably be required by the Contest Sponsor or prize supplier(s) in their absolute discretion.
d. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof of identification to the Contest Sponsor when claiming a prize or otherwise in connection with this Contest to facilitate the Contest Sponsor’ accurate identification of a Contest winner.
e. If a selected entrant does not fulfill the conditions set out in these rules, or declines or forfeits a Contest prize, the Contest Sponsor reserve the right, in their absolute discretion, to cancel the Contest prize or to select another entrant from the remaining eligible entries pursuant to the process described above.
f. Due to the mechanism of the contest, should upon winning, a winning entrant not consent to the terms and conditions of this Contest, their entry (entries) will be stricken from the pool of eligible entries and a re-draw held to award an alternative winner at the discretion of the Contest Sponsor.
g. Once a winner has been confirmed in accordance with the terms of these Contest rules, prize distribution will promptly be coordinated.
6. RELEASE OF LIABILITY / CONSENT TO PUBLICITY.
By entering the Contest, each entrant accepts and agrees to (i) be legally bound by these Contest rules, including all eligibility requirements, (ii) be bound by the decisions of the Contest Sponsor and their representatives or the independent judging organization, if any, which are final, binding and conclusive (without appeal) on all matters relative to the Contest; and (iii) remise, release and forever discharge the Contest Sponsor, their respective parent and affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, divisions, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotional agencies, any and all other companies associated with the Contest (including prize suppliers and suppliers of materials or services related to the Contest), and all of their respective employees, directors, officers, shareholders, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all actions, causes of actions, suits, debts, dues, accounts, claims, damages or liability for any loss, harm, damages, costs or expenses arising out of, or in any way related to, his/her participation in the Contest and/or the awarding, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any Contest prize (or any portion thereof), or any travel or activity that is related to the receipt or use of any Contest prize, including, without limitation costs or losses related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, and rights of publicity, personality, privacy and/or intellectual property.
By accepting a Contest prize, each winner authorizes each of the Contest Sponsor and their respective designees to use in any related publicity the winner’s name, city and province/territory of residence, photograph, image, likeness, voice, and any statements he/she may make regarding such Contest prize for advertising and promotional purposes worldwide in perpetuity, in any form of media including the Internet, without limitation and without additional compensation or consideration, permission or notification, unless prohibited by law; and each winner waives any rights that may exist in respect of materials produced pursuant to the foregoing.
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
The Releasees are not responsible for (i) stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, misdirected, lost, misrouted, scrambled, damaged, delayed, undelivered, mutilated, postage-due or garbled entries, transmissions, email or mail; (ii) lost, interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, server, Internet Service Provider, website, or other connections, including those through and/or by any website; (iii) jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; (iv) failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems, any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in transmission, processing, or communication; (v) non-delivered, misdirected, blocked, or delayed email notifications; (vi) printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Contest rules, in any Contest-related advertisements or other materials; or (vi) any other errors, problems or difficulties of any kind, whether human, mechanical, electronic, network, computer, telephone, mail, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with this Contest, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize or in any Contest-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any event. The Releasees are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. The Releasees are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of any website.
a. LAWS AND RULES. This Contest will be run in accordance with these Contest rules, which shall be subject to amendment by Chefs Plate without notice or liability to you. Entrants must comply with these Contest rules and will be deemed to have received and understood these rules by participating in this Contest. The terms of this Contest, as set out in these rules, are not subject to amendment or counter-offer, except as set out herein. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations. These rules are governed exclusively by the laws of the province or territory in which you reside, and you submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of such province or territory. Rights and remedies may vary by province or territory.
b. CANCEL AND AMEND. Chefs Plate reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend this Contest or to amend the Contest rules at any time and in any way, without prior notice, for any reason whatsoever. Without limiting the foregoing, if for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as originally planned, for example as a result of tampering or infection by computer virus, bug, corruption, security breach, or other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Contest Sponsor, Chefs Plate reserves the right to cancel or suspend the Contest and/or conduct a random draw from all previously received eligible entries.
c. CONDUCT. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in their absolute discretion, to disqualify without notice any entrant that they find to be: violating the Contest rules; tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or any Contest website; acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; or attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest. Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest may be a violation of criminal and/or civil laws. Should any such attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserve the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution, and Chefs Plate reserves the right to ban or disqualify an entrant from this Contest and any future contests.