1. The “PINTY’S TAILGATE” Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by Olymel S.E.C. (the “Contest Organizer”). The Contest will run online from December 20th, 2021, at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) until January 30th, 2022, at 11:59 p.m. (ET) (the “Contest Period”). Contest is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook.
1.1 The National Football league, its member professional football clubs, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL Properties LLC, NFL Enterprises LLC, NFL International LLC and each of their respective direct and indirect subsidiaries, affiliates, owners, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (Collectively, the “NFL Entities”) shall have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Contest or any prize awarded. The NFL Entities have not offered or sponsored this Contest in any way.
2. The Contest is open to all legal residents of Canada who have reached or surpassed the age of majority in their province or territory of residence at the time of entry. Employees, representatives, agents and mandataries of the Contest Organizer, any company, corporation, trust or other legal entity controlled by or affiliated with it, the Contest Organizer’s advertising and promotional agencies, suppliers of prizes, material, equipment and services related to this Contest, the NFL Entities as well as their immediate family members (brothers, sisters, children, father, mother), their legal or common-law spouses and all individuals with whom such employees, representatives, agents and mandataries are domiciled, are not eligible.
3. By entering the Contest, entrants fully and unconditionally accept these Contest Rules, Terms and Conditions (collectively, the “Contest Rules“), as well as the decisions of the Contest Organizer, which are final and binding on all entrants for questions related to the Contest. The words “you,” “your,” and “entrant” as used herein refer to the person entering the Contest. To win a Prize, you must comply with all the requirements set out in these Contest Rules.
HOW TO ENTER
4. To enter the Contest:
4.1 Enter the Universal Product Code (“UPC Code”) of one of the participating Pinty’s products on Pinty’s contest’s website at www.pintys.com/contest (the “Contest Website”) and complete the Contest entry form in which the UPC Code of a participating product will be requested (“Entry Form”).
4.2 The completion of the Entry Form constitutes one (1) entry in the Contest (“Contest Entry”).
NO PURCHASE REQUIRED
5. No purchase is required to be eligible to take part in the Contest. Participants must however have Internet access and an electronic mail account in order to participate in the Contest. Many public libraries, retail stores and other establishments provide computer access to the public free of charge and certain Internet service providers and other firms host email accounts free of charge.
5.1 To obtain a participation without making a purchase, the participant must write a handwritten letter with the following information: his/her name, full address, city, province, postal code, phone number (with the area code), date of birth and email address and state in at least fifty (50) words why they would like to win a prize in the Contest. Each letter should be handwritten and unique. He/she must send his/her letter by mail indicating “PINTY’S TAILGATE CONTEST’’, to the following address: 1744, rue William, bureau 108, Montreal, (Québec), H3J 1R4. Upon receipt of your letter the contest administrator will send you one (1) UPC code associated with the promotion by mail, for entering the draw on the contest website. Limit of one (1) entry without making a purchase per person. The participant must send his request within a period required to allow the Contest Sponsor to send him/her an entry without purchase before the Contest Closing Date.
5.2 The Releasees (defined below) will not be responsible for illegible, incomplete, lost, misdirected, technical failures or late Submissions, all of which will be void. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, you can use only one (1) email address to enter this Contest. If it is discovered by the Sponsor that any person has attempted to: (i) obtain more than the maximum stated number of Submissions as outlined in these Official Contest Rules; and/or (ii) use (or attempt to use) multiple names, identities and/or more than one (1) email address to enter the Contest; then he/she may be disqualified from the Contest and all of his/her Submissions voided. Your Submission will be rejected if the registration form is not fully completed with all required information and submitted and received by the Submission Deadline. Use (or attempted use) of multiple names, identities, email addresses and/or 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. All Submissions 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, 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.
6. Total of five (5) prizes (“Prizes”) to be won, each worth approximatively $1,000 CAD : one (1) cooler bag or grocery bag including one (1) Super Bowl LVI program, one (1) Super Bowl LVI Wilson football, one (1) set of NFLofficially licensed napkins and plates, one (1) five hundred Canadian dollars ($ 500 CAD) gift card to NFLshop.ca (all gift cards are subject to certain terms and restrictions found at NFLshop.ca), two (2) Urban Peak 3- in-1 Trail Insulator, one (1) Charcuterie Board and five (5) Coupons for free Pinty’s product. All articles are subject to change. Any difference between the stated approximate retail value and actual value of Prize will not be awarded.
7. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per person during the Contest Period. Participants must respect the following limits, failing which they may be disqualified:
7.1 A total of one (1) Entry Form per person, per day.
Chances of winning
8. The chances of winning one (1) of the five (5) Prizes depend on the number of eligible Contest Entries received during the Contest Period.
9. An electronic draw will be held at Produktions K – 1744, William St, #108, Montreal, Quebec, H3J 1R4, at 9:00 a.m. (ET) on January 31st , 2022, for Contest Entries received during the Contest Period.
AWARDING OF PRIZES
10. In order to be declared a winner, any selected entrant must:
10.1 be reached by email or by telephone, at the sole discretion of the Contest Organizer at the number and email indicated on the Entry Form, within three (3) business days following the draw of the winning entry;
10.2 complete and sign a declaration form (the “Declaration Form”) sent by the Contest Organizer stating that the entrant has complied with all of the terms and conditions set out in these Contest Rules and exonerates the Contest Organizer of any liability, and return the Declaration Form with the instructions provided by the Contest Organizer within three (3) business days of receipt;
10.3 have correctly answered the mathematical skill-testing question on the Declaration Form; and
10.4 upon request and in a timely manner, provide a valid piece of photo identification.
11. Failure of selected entrant to comply with any of the conditions mentioned in these Contest Rules, or failure of selected entrant to accept the Prize may cause the selected entrant to be disqualified. If, despite the Contest Organizer’s reasonable efforts, the Contest Organizer cannot reach the selected entrant within the time limit outlined above, the selected entrant may be disqualified. In any such event, the Contest Organizer may, at its sole discretion, cancel the Prize or hold a new draw until an entrant is selected and declared a winner in accordance with these Contest Rules.
12. Upon receipt of the duly completed Declaration Form and within a maximum of two (2) weeks, the mandatary of the Contest Organizer will deliver winning entrants their Prize by mail or courier should the situation allow such delivery.
GENERAL TERMS AND CONDITIONS
Declaration Forms and Entry Forms are subject to verification by the Contest Organizer. Any Entry Form or Declaration Form that is, as the case may be, incomplete, illegible, manually or mechanically reproduced, mutilated, fraudulent or obtained from an unauthorized source, or is received or submitted late, bears an invalid email address or telephone number, does not bear the correct answer to the mathematical skill–testing question or is otherwise noncompliant shall be rejected and will not entitle a person to a Contest Entry or to a Prize, as the case may be.
The Contest Organizer reserves the right to disqualify a person or to cancel one or more Contest Entries of a person who enters or tries to enter this Contest using methods that do not comply with these Contest Rules or that are unfair to other entrants (e.g., entries exceeding the authorized limit).
15. Conduct of the Contest
Any attempt to deliberately damage any website related to the Contest or to sabotage the legitimate conduct of this Contest constitutes a violation of civil and criminal laws. Should there be any such attempts, the Contest Organizer reserves the right to reject the entrant’s Contest Entries and obtain legal or equitable relief under applicable laws. The Contest Organizer will not be liable in any way to other entrants.
16. Prize acceptance
Prizes must be accepted as described in these Contest Rules and may not, in any case, be transferred in whole or in part to another person, replaced by another prize or exchanged for cash, except as provided in the section below.
17. Prize substitution
In the event that it is impossible for the Contest Organizer to award a Prize as described in these Contest Rules or if circumstances beyond the control of the Contest Organizer so require, the Contest Organizer reserves the right to award a different prize (or a portion thereof) of the same kind and of equivalent value or, at its sole discretion, the monetary value of the Prize (or a portion thereof), including in the event where it would be impossible, difficult and/or more costly for the Contest Organizer to award the prize as described in these Contest Rules.
18. Liability limit: Prize use
By entering the Contest, any entrant selected for a Prize releases and holds harmless the Contest Organizer, Facebook, Inc. the NFL Entities and any company, corporation, trust or other legal entity controlled by or affiliated to it, its advertising and promotional agencies, their employees, representatives, agents and mandataries (the ”Released Parties”) from and against any damage resulting from the acceptance or use of the Prize. Without limitation of the foregoing, all Contest entrants expressly agree to release the NFL Entities from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions, liability of any kind resulting or arising from participation in the Contest and/or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of any prize (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto).
19. Use of the website
The Contest Organizer does not warrant in any way that the Contest Website will be accessible or functional without interruption during the Contest Period or that it will be free of errors.
20. Liability limit: Prize supplier
Any entrant selected for a Prize acknowledges that upon acceptance of the Prize, the obligations related to it become the responsibility of the suppliers of services and goods related to the Prize.
21. Prize warranty
Any entrant selected for a Prize acknowledges that the only warranty applicable to the Prize is the standard manufacturer warranty, if applicable.
22. Liability limit: conduct of the Contest
The Released Parties will not and cannot be held responsible for (i) any incorrect, lost, damaged, late, incomplete, misdirected, deleted, defective or modified Contest Entry, regardless of the cause, including a breakdown of the Contest Website; (ii) any change of email or residential address after submission of the Contest Entry; (iii) the malfunction of any computer component, software, network or communication line; and the loss or absence of network communication or any transmission that is faulty, incomplete, incomprehensible or erased by any computer or network, regardless of the cause, and may limit or prevent the opportunity for any person to read these Contest Rules or participate in the Contest. The Released Parties also disclaim all liability for any damage or loss that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by the downloading of any web page or any software or other, and the transmission of any information related to entry in the Contest.
23. Contest modification
The Contest Organizer reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest in whole or in part, should human intervention or an event take place that could alter or affect the administration, security, impartiality or conduct of the Contest as provided in these Contest Rules, subject to approval by the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec (the “Régie“), if required.
24. Termination of Contest entry
In the event that the computer system cannot register all Contest Entries during the Contest Period for whatever reason, or if entry in the Contest must be terminated in whole or in part before the end of the Contest Period, Prizes that have not yet been awarded may be awarded by random draw from among the Contest Entries duly registered during the Contest Period or up to the date of the event ending the Contest.
25. Prize limit
In no event shall the Contest Organizer be required to award more prizes than indicated in these Contest Rules or to award a prize otherwise than in compliance with these Contest Rules.
26. Liability limit: Contest entry
Persons who enter or try to enter this Contest release the Released Parties from any liability for any damage these said persons may incur as a result of entering or attempting to enter the Contest.
By entering this Contest, any entrant selected for a Prize authorizes the Contest Organizer and its representatives to use, if required, their name, photo, likeness, voice, city/town of residence and/or statement regarding the Prize for advertising purposes, without any form of compensation.
28. Communication with entrants
No communication or correspondence related to this Contest shall be exchanged with entrants except as provided for in these Contest Rules or at the entrant’s initiative.
29. Personal information
Entrants’ personal information collected for the purpose of the Contest will only be used to administer the Contest. No commercial or other communications unrelated to the Contest will be sent to entrants unless they have otherwise consented to receive such communications.
Entrants are informed that, when they access the Contest Website, a cookie may be stored on their computer’s hard drive, as applicable. A cookie is a small computer file that allows the user’s navigation on the Contest Website to be recorded. Cookies are used to identify each entrant in order to allow them to access the information on the Contest Website more quickly and to avoid the necessity of re-entering any data. Cookies cannot damage the data that is contained on the user’s computer and/or other digital device in any way. Entrants have the option of prohibiting the storing of the cookie, or of being informed whenever a cookie is stored on the user’s hard drive/in the memory of the user’s digital device, by configuring their browser software (the entrant is encouraged to consult the conditions of use for the browser in question with respect to this function). If such a configuration is used, the entrant will still be able to access the Contest Website and to enter the Contest.
Entry Forms and Declaration Forms are the property of the Contest Organizer and will not in any case be returned to entrants.
32. Intellectual property
The reproduction, representation or exploitation of all or part of the elements composing the Contest is strictly prohibited. All brands or names of products or services mentioned are trademarks or names of products or services and belong to their respective owners.
33. Entrant identification
For the purposes of these Contest Rules, the entrant is the person whose name appears on the Entry Form, and it is this person to whom the Prize will be awarded if selected and declared a winner.
34. Contest Organizer’s decision
Any decision of the Contest Organizer or its representatives regarding this Contest is final and without appeal, subject to a ruling by the Régie in connection with any question within its jurisdiction.
For Quebec residents only. 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
This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and local/municipal laws and is void where prohibited by law. If a section of the Contest Rules is declared or deemed illegal, unenforceable or invalid by a competent court, then that section shall be considered invalid, but all other unaffected sections will be applied within the limits of the law.
In case of any discrepancy between the French and English versions of these Contest Rules, in the event that a French version is available, the French version shall prevail.