2021 End Of Summer Survey Giveaway Terms & Conditions
OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES
Complete Our 2021 End Of Summer Survey For A Chance To Win A Pair Of Apple AirPods Pro Sweepstakes – Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC, 2 Wells Ave., Newton, MA 02459.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.
A purchase or payment of any kind will not increase your chances of winning. By entering (or otherwise participating) in the sweepstakes, participants agree to these official rules, which create an enforceable contract. please read these rules carefully before entering. without limitation, this contract includes grants of rights and indemnities to sponsor from the participant, a class action waiver and mandatory arbitration of disputes, and a limitation of participant’s rights and remedies.
Complete Our 2021 End Of Summer Survey For A Chance To Win A Pair Of Apple AirPods Pro Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and all other U.S. territories and possessions). “Participants” must be 18 years of age or older.
Without limiting the foregoing, employees, officers and directors of Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC (the “Sponsor”) and its divisions, subsidiaries and affiliates, its advertising/promotion agencies, and any others engaged in the development, production, execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes and the entities supplying the prize (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”) as well as their immediate family members (spouses, siblings, children and parents, regardless of where they live) or members of the same households (whether related or not) of such employees, officers and directors are not eligible to participate. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Participant fully and unconditionally agrees to be bound to and accepts these Official Rules as well as the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding with respect to all matters pertaining to this Sweepstakes.
- SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:
The Sweepstakes entry period (the “Sweepstakes Period”) begins as of 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 21st, 2021 and ends as of 11:59 p.m. ET on Oct 1, 2021 (the “Closing Date”). The Winner (as hereafter defined) will be selected from entries properly submitted during the Sweepstakes Period.
- SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY INSTRUCTIONS (NO PURCHASE NECESSARY):
I. A person is automatically entered as a Participant when he or she completes all 5 questions in our 2021 End Of Summer Survey.
II. A person may also enter as a Participant by sending a letter or postcard postmarked by the last day of the sweepstakes period including: ENTER ME FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A PAIR OF APPLE AIRPOD PRO, first and last name of Participant, age, address, email address, and phone number. Send to: “Steve & Kate’s Camp Sweepstakes”, Bright Horizons Family Solutions, LLC, ATTN: Jay Iyer, 2 Wells Ave., Newton, MA 02459.
Upon completion of step 1 or step 2 above, the Participant will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. The purchase of goods or services will not improve one’s chances of winning. Each entry method gives the Participant equal chance of winning. Limit one (1) entry per person. A person may only enter as a Participant once and may only use one of the methods of entry.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entry for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion, including its determination in its sole discretion that an Entry fails to satisfy any of the requirements of these rules.
- SELECTION OF SWEEPSTAKES WINNER:
Each Participant will be assigned a unique entry number which will be entered into a computer system that will randomly select one entry number. The Participant’s entry number which is selected will be the winner of the Sweepstakes (the “Winner”).
The Winner will be notified by email or phone. In the event that any Winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, award the Prize (as hereafter defined) to an alternate Winner. Any return of Prize notification or Prize e-mail as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of such Prize, and an alternate Winner may, at Sponsor’s discretion, be selected. The Winner will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability and Publicity Release within ten (10) business days of attempted notification or the Winner may be disqualified and alternate Winner selected.
- RIGHTS ASSOCIATED WITH SWEEPSTAKES
Permission, Consent, Assignment, and License. ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES PERMISSION FOR SPONSOR TO USE THE PARTICIPANT’S AND/OR PARTICIPANT’S NAME, LIKENESS, ADDRESS (CITY AND STATE), PHOTOGRAPH, BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION AND OTHER MATERIALS CONTAINED IN THE ENTRY, AND ANY STATEMENTS AND REMARKS MADE ABOUT THE SWEEPSTAKES FOR ANY AND ALL PURPOSES, INCLUDING ADVERTISING, TRADE, AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES, EXCEPT AS PROHIBITED BY LAW.
- PRIZE: One (1) prize (“Prize”)
will be awarded to the Winner, which will consist of: one APPLE AIRPOD PRO ($249.00 Approximate Retail Value) or one APPLE GIFT CERTIFICATE ($249.00 Approximate Retail Value). The Prize will not be replaced if lost or stolen and is nontransferable.
The Prize is not redeemable for cash and no substitutions are allowed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor, in which case a prize of equal or greater value may be awarded. The Prize will be delivered only to addresses in the United States and will be provided directly to the Winner within ninety (90) days of verification of the Winner. All taxes are the responsibility of the Winner, where applicable. All expenses not specifically mentioned herein are not included as part of any Prize package and are solely the Prize Winner’s responsibility.
- GENERAL RULES:
By entering or participating in the Sweepstakes, Participant, agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, delayed, garbled or damaged entrys; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials.
Sponsor is also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Sweepstakes website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor is not responsible for injury or damage to Participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of Sponsor’s website or any other website in connection with the Sweepstakes.
Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, may be disqualified and all associated entries voided, all in Sponsor’s sole judgment. Further, if, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of being run as planned which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, may corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes (or portion thereof).
Sponsor also reserves the right at Sponsor’s sole discretion to disqualify the Entry of any individual found to be (i) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or any website operated by Sponsor; (ii) using any robotic, macro, automatic, programmed or like entry methods, which will void all such entries; (iii) violating these Official Rules or the terms of service, conditions of use, and/or general rules of any Sponsor property or service; or (iv) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person.
Sponsor is not responsible for claims, injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the awarding, delivery, acceptance, use, misuse, possession, loss or misdirection of the Prize; participation in the Sweepstakes or in any activity or travel related thereto or from any interaction with, or downloading of, computer Sweepstakes information. This includes, but is not limited to, personal injury, death, and/or property damage, as well as claims based on publicity rights, defamation and/or invasion of privacy. Sponsor makes no warranties and hereby disclaim any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any Prize furnished in connection with this Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in Participant’s e-mail or other account to receive messages.
- PARTICIPANT OBLIGATIONS AND RELEASE:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, Participant, agrees to indemnify, defend, release and hold harmless Sponsor and its members, employees, agents, representatives, contractors, and each of their heirs and devisees, from and against any and all losses, demands, damages, rights, claims, actions and liabilities of any kind (including reasonable attorneys’ fees and legal costs) arising out of or related to (a) participation in the Sweepstakes, including without limitation any claim of ambiguity in the Official Rules; (b) acceptance or claiming of any Prize hereunder; (c) administration of the Sweepstakes, (d) the operation of any website; (e) Sponsor’s use of any of the rights granted in these Official Rules and use of Participant’s Entry; and (f) any claims of infringement related to Sponsor’s use of any video, photographs, drawings or any other materials submitted to Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes.
The Winner assumes all liability for any injury, death, or damage caused, or allegedly caused, by participating in the Sweepstakes or use or redemption of the Prize.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, Participant waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. Participant agrees that in any cause of action, in no event shall Sponsor be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’ fees and costs. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE SWEEPSTAKES, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SPONSOR’S WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility for:
(a) any incomplete, incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by web site users, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error (in the Sweepstakes itself or advertising of same);
(b) any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of the Sweepstakes Entities’ apps, websites, or other intellectual property (or any part thereof), including those which result in an eligible click not being properly recorded and credited to a registered user;
(c) any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line-systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, programming or failure of any registration or participation in the Sweepstakes on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any web site or any combination thereof;
(d) any injury, damage, virus, worms, or bugs to Participant’s or to any person’s mobile device or computer (or any information/materials stored therein) related to or resulting from downloading, installing or registering for the Sweepstakes by using the Sweepstakes Entities’ apps, websites, or other intellectual property;
(e) any rescheduling, postponement, cancellation, or reduction in services of Steve & Kate’s Camp or any of Sponsor’s services due to the novel coronavirus or COVID-19; and
(f) late, lost, illegible/garbled, incomplete, damaged, inaccessible, corrupted or jumbled registrations and eligible click functions/activities regardless of cause (all of which are void.)
The failure of Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules in a given instance does not constitute the waiver of same.<
Force Majeure. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, fire, flood, storm or other natural cataclysm, riot, strike, civil commotion, governmental regulation, pandemic, epidemic, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which, in its sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes (or any part thereof), Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes.
In such case, Sponsor shall select the Winner from among all eligible entries received prior to (and/or after, as appropriate) the action taken or otherwise in a manner which is fair, equitable and in accordance with these Official Rules, as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion. Notice of such action by Sponsor shall be posted on the Sponsor’s website (the “Website”).
- OTHER CONDITIONS.
These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.
In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO DEFRAUD SPONSOR IN CONJUNCTION WITH THE CONDUCT OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE OPERATION OF THE WEBSITE GENERALLY IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
- ARBITRATION & GOVERNING LAW.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, PARTICIPANT AGREES THAT ANY DISPUTE ARISING UNDER OR RELATING TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL BE RESOLVED BY BINDING ARBITRATION AND NOT IN A COURT OF LAW BEFORE A JURY (AND/OR JUDGE). IF PARTICIPANT DOES NOT AGREE TO THIS CONDITION, PARTICIPANT’S SOLE RECOURSE IS NOT TO USE THE WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER METHOD TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES. Such arbitration proceeding shall be conducted under the rules of the American Arbitration Association, and will be governed by the internal law of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts without regard to principles of conflict of laws. To the fullest extent permitted by law, Participant agrees to bring any such action individually and not as part of a class or group. Any such action must be brought within one (1) year of accrual or such action will be permanently barred.
- WINNER’S LIST:
For the name of Winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Steve & Kate’s Camp Sweepstakes”, Bright Horizons Family Solutions, LLC, ATTN: Jay Iyer, 2 Wells Ave., Newton, MA 02459 to be received by the 30th day immediately subsequent to the Closing Date.
Bright Horizons Family Solutions LLC, 2 Wells Ave., Newton, MA 02459.