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SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD: The GRDN BROOKLYN "NATURE IN THE CITY" GIVEAWAY (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 7:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 28, 2018 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on April 29, 2018 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia (including APOs and FPOs), who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void outside the U.S. and wherever else prohibited by law. Inappropriate photos or captions, per the discretion of the Sponsor, will not be considered. We ask that PRIVATE accounts are made PUBLIC during the giveaway in order to be considered eligible for entry. By entering, entrants confirm they are 13+ years of age. Employees of GRDN, Inc. (the "Sponsor") and its respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, agents, employees, representatives, licensees, partners, associates, successors and assigns (collectively, "Sweepstakes Entities"), and the immediate family members of, are not eligible to enter.
ENTRY: To enter the Sweepstakes, follow @GRDNBKLYN on Instagram, take a photo of your experience with nature in the city and post to Instagram and tag both #GRDNBKLYN and #natureinthecity to your post; OR visit the GRDN Exhibitor table at Under_Story on April 28 or April 29, 2018 and provide your name, email address and phone number to the GRDN exhibitor staff referencing the GRDN BKLYN "NATURE IN THE CITY" SWEEPSTAKES GIVEAWAY.
LIMIT: Photo entries can be utilized by the Sponsor and the winner will be announced on Instagram. Entrants can register only once. Any Participant who attempts to enter with multiple photos under multiple identities or uses any device or artifice to register/play multiple times will be disqualified and forfeits any and all prizes won, in Sponsor's discretion.
PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)/ODDS: One (1) winner will be randomly selected to win one (1) FERMOB Balad Outdoor Lamp. Total sweepstakes ARV (Approximate Retail Value) $115. Sponsor will randomly select the prizewinner at the end of the Sweepstakes Period. All prize details are at the Sponsor's sole discretion. Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.
RANDOM DRAWING/NOTIFICATION: The prizewinner will be announced on the @GRDNBKLYN Instagram account and, if applicable, via IM on Instagram within five (5) business days of the prize drawing. If the winner selected is via an in person entry, they will be notified via email within five (5) business days of the prize drawing. The winner is requested to confirm his/her acceptance of the winning notice within five (5) business days following the post or email notification. The Prize will need to be picked up by Sunday, June 3, 2018 at GRDN Store located at 103 Hoyt Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11217. If the winner does not pick up the prize by 7:00PM EST, June 3, 2018, the prize will be forfeited.
PRIZE CONDITIONS: If the prize notification is not acknowledged within the allotted time, or if a selected winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, or he/she is not in compliance with these Official Rules, then that winner will be disqualified and the corresponding prize will be forfeited and a new winner will be selected in a separate random drawing. Prize is not redeemable for cash. Prize is non-assignable or transferable. No substitution is permitted except if prize is unavailable, in which case a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded. No cash in lieu of prize and no exchange or substitution of prize, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any other incidental expenses of prize not specified herein are the winner’s sole responsibility. Winner is responsible for all federal, state, local and income taxes associated with the winning prize. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission to use winner's name, prize won, home state, likeness, photographs, and statements for purposes of promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission. Winner acknowledges that the Sponsor and all other businesses affiliated with this Sweepstakes and their agents DO NOT MAKE, NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATIONS, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE THE QUALITY, CONDITIONS, FITNESS OR MERCHANTABILITY OF ANY ASPECT OF THE PRIZE BEING OFFERED EXCEPT THAT EACH MERCHANDISE PRIZE SHALL BE SUBJECT TO ITS MANUFACTURER’S STANDARD WARRANTY (IF ANY) AND THAT ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS.” This sweepstakes giveaway is in no way sponsored, administered, or associated with Instagram, Inc. Entrants must release Instagram of responsibility, and agree to Instagram's term of use.
GENERAL: By entering, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. The Sweepstakes is offered by Sponsor, which is not responsible for late, incomplete, illegible, or misdirected entries, responses, or other correspondence, whether by e-mail or postal mail or otherwise, or for theft or destruction or unauthorized access or alterations of entry materials, phone, electrical, network, computer, hardware, software program or transmission malfunctions, failures or difficulties. By participating and winning a prize, Winner releases Sponsor, its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers, employees, sponsors, and agents from any and all liability with respect to the Sweepstakes or the acceptance, possession or use of any prize, including without limitation (i) any condition caused by events beyond Sponsor’s control that may cause GRDN BRKLYN to be disrupted or corrupted; (ii) any injuries, losses, or damages (compensatory, direct, incidental, consequential or otherwise) of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in the GRDN BKLYN NATURE IN THE CITY Giveaway; and (iii) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor’s decisions in all respects relative to the Sweepstakes are final. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, in the event of fraud, technical or other difficulties or if the integrity of the Sweepstakes is compromised, without liability to the entrant. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any winner, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state, provincial and local regulations apply.
LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW
GOVERNING LAW / LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: This Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, regardless of principles of conflicts of laws that may require the application of the laws of another jurisdiction. Any action or litigation concerning this Agreement shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in New York, New York, and each entrant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. Each entrant agrees to service of process by mail or other method acceptable under the laws of the State of New York. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ENTRANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY’S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF ENTRANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE. DISPUTES: BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT OF POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANTS’ REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
OFFICIAL RULES REQUEST: To request a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by April 30, 2018, to: GRDN BKLYN, 103 Hoyt Street; Brooklyn, NY 11217.
WINNER CONFIRMATION: For a written confirmation of the winners (available after May 5, 2018), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope (no later than July 31, 2018), to: GRDN BKLYN Nature in the City Sweepstakes Giveaway Contest Winner Request, 103 Hoyt Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11217.