Rules


Volume 12 Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN OR REDEEM ANY PRIZES.  Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries. A purchase will not improve chances of winning.  OPEN TO ALL LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES, THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND CANADA (EXCLUDING THE PROVINCE OF QUEBEC), VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. YOU must have access to the Internet to enter.

1.      ELIGIBILITY: Each sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States, District of Columbia,(collectively the “US”) and Canada (except the Province of Quebec), who are at least 18 years old as of the date of entry. Officers, directors, members, and employees of the Sponsor, the judging organization (if applicable), or any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, and their immediate family members (i.e., parents, children, siblings, spouse), and persons residing in the same household, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. The Promotion is void wherever prohibited or restricted by law. All decisions of the Sponsor and any judges selected by Sponsor regarding the Promotion(s) are final and binding in all respects.

 

2.         PROMOTION PERIOD. The promotion period for each Promotion begins at 12:01 AM American Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) on the “Start Date” specified on the Name: ENTER TO WIN A SEAHAWKS SWEATSHIRT
Description:Represent! Enter to win this Seahawks sweatshirt for only 500 points!
ARV (TOTAL): $0.00
Start Date: 09/01/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
End Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Drawing Date: 01/08/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Postmark Date: 12/27/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Receive Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
and ends at 11:59 PM PST on “End Date” specified on the Name: ENTER TO WIN A SEAHAWKS SWEATSHIRT
Description:Represent! Enter to win this Seahawks sweatshirt for only 500 points!
ARV (TOTAL): $0.00
Start Date: 09/01/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
End Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Drawing Date: 01/08/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Postmark Date: 12/27/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Receive Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
(“Promotion Period”). Online entries must be submitted by 11:59 PM PST on “End Date” and Mail-­in entries must be postmarked by “Postmark Date” and received by “Receive Date”. Entries postmarked or received after these dates will not be accepted.

 

3.     HOW TO ENTER: There are three (2) ways to enter during the Promotion Period:

3.1 Redeem Points: Visit Volume 12’s page at http://my.affinity.is/volume-12 and follow the instructions to download the Fan Rewards browser or mobile application (“Software”). The download and registration is free. Once you have downloaded the Software and connected the Software to Facebook using the prompt you will be taken to the Software dashboard. Rewards Points are automatically accrued when registered users and people using the same browser that the Software was installed on participate in specific activities using the Software in accordance with the Volume 12 Program as detailed in the ‘Shop’ and ‘Activities’ tab of the Volume 12 dashboard. Once you have accrued points, click on the ‘Prizes’ tab and choose which sweepstakes/prize you would like to redeem your points for by clicking on the blue ‘Enter To Win/Redeem’ button by your chosen sweepstakes and then complete your e­mail address and click the ‘Agree and Redeem’ button. If you do not have enough points to enter a sweepstakes and/or redeem the prize using the online submission, you can earn more points as detailed above or enter using the mail-­in instructions below.

All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. Limit: You are limited to the amount of entries/redemptions you can make based on the number of points you have accrued. You are providing information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. All entrant information, including e­mail addresses, you provide will only be used by Sponsor as set forth in Sponsor’s Privacy Policy available here: http://my.affinity.is/privacy

 

3.2 Mail­-in: To enter without downloading the Software: During the Promotion Period, neatly hand­print or type your complete name, address, city, state, zip code, date of birth, daytime telephone number (including country and/or area code) and email address on a 3” x 5” card (“Postcard”) and mail in a self addressed stamped envelope with proper postage AND the name of one of the sweepstakes in the lower left hand corner of the outer envelope. All postal entries must be sent to: ‘Volume 12 Fan Rewards’ to the following address: 10034 NE 142nd Pl, Kirkland, WA 98034. All postal entries must be postmarked by the last date of the Promotion Period. Entrants must accurately complete the entire Postcard and successfully submit it in order to be eligible for the prize drawing.  Proof of delivery or receipt of any kind of entry will not be deemed proof of entry.

 

4. WINNER SELECTION AND AWARD OF PRIZE. Sponsor shall randomly draw potential winner(s) (the number of potential winners for each Promotion will be specified in the Name: ENTER TO WIN A SEAHAWKS SWEATSHIRT
Description:Represent! Enter to win this Seahawks sweatshirt for only 500 points!
ARV (TOTAL): $0.00
Start Date: 09/01/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
End Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Drawing Date: 01/08/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Postmark Date: 12/27/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Receive Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
from all eligible entries received during the applicable Promotion Period on or about the “Drawing Date”. If you are selected as a potential winner, you will be notified by mail, email and/or telephone within ten (10) days of the Drawing Date. To claim your prize, you must reply to Sponsor within the time period indicated in your notification or Sponsor may select an alternative potential winner.  Before awarding a prize, Sponsor may require you to furnish proof of your identification and other proof of eligibility under these Official Rules and to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Publicity Release, and tax acknowledgement form.  You must execute and return all documents within ten (10) business days from the date it is sent to you or your prize may (in Sponsor’s sole discretion) be forfeited.  If a potential winner: (i) cannot be contacted; (ii)  (ii) refuses the prize;  (iii) the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or (iv) the potential winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, such potential winner will forfeit  the applicable prize, and Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select an alternate potential winner. Up to three (3) attempts will be made to select a potential winner before the Prize is forfeited.

 

5. PRIZE DESCRIPTION. Sponsor shall award those prize(s) described on the Name: ENTER TO WIN A SEAHAWKS SWEATSHIRT
Description:Represent! Enter to win this Seahawks sweatshirt for only 500 points!
ARV (TOTAL): $0.00
Start Date: 09/01/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
End Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Drawing Date: 01/08/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Postmark Date: 12/27/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Receive Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
.  The approximate retail value (ARV) of each prize will be listed on the Name: ENTER TO WIN A SEAHAWKS SWEATSHIRT
Description:Represent! Enter to win this Seahawks sweatshirt for only 500 points!
ARV (TOTAL): $0.00
Start Date: 09/01/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
End Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Drawing Date: 01/08/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Postmark Date: 12/27/14 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
Receive Date: 01/01/15 (PST) Pacific Standard Time
.

 

6. TAXES. All federal, national, state, provincial, territorial and/or local income and other taxes, if any, are the winner’s sole responsibility.

 

7. ODDS OF WINNING SWEEPSTAKES. The odds of winning any Promotion will depend on the number of eligible entries received.  Each entry shall be equally weighed and have the same chance of winning.

 

8. NO PRIZE TRANSFER OR SUBSTITUTION. No prize or any portion thereof is transferable, may be separated or is redeemable for cash. Any portion of the prize that is not used is forfeited. No substitution, cash equivalent, or transfer of any   prizes permitted except that all prize elements are subject to availability and Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of equal or greater value, at its sole discretion.

 

9. CONSENT AND RELEASE.

By accepting a prize, you agree to allow Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s designee the perpetual right to use your name, biographical information, photos and/or likeness, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered including live television, world wide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.  If a prize involves travel or activities, any potential winner and travel companion (if applicable) may be required to execute releases of the Sponsor from any and all liability with respect to participation in such travel/activities and/or use of the prize. Sponsor may conduct a background check to confirm any potential winner’s eligibility and compliance with these rules. By entering, you agree to cooperate reasonably with any such background check. If the prize includes participation in any public event(s) or publicity, or if Sponsor Entities intend to publicize the winner in any way, and if a background check reveals that a potential winner has engaged in conduct that could damage the reputation or business of any Sponsor Entity, as determined by Sponsor in its discretion, the potential winner may be disqualified and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner.

 

10. DISCLAIMERS. (i) Neither Sponsor nor Facebook, Inc. is responsible for entries that are lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, garbled, or incompletely received, for any reason, including by reason of hardware, software, browser, or network failure, malfunction, congestion, or incompatibility at Sponsor’s servers or elsewhere. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e­mail address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e­mail address by an Internet Access Provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institute) that is responsible for assigning e­mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e­mail address. (ii) Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the web site or otherwise attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion. Use of bots or other automated process to enter is prohibited and may result in disqualification at the sole discretion of Sponsor. (iii) Sponsor further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the Promotion if it is not capable of completion as planned, including by reason of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, force majeure or technical failures of any sort. (iv) Sponsor Entities (as defined below) are not responsible for errors in the administration or fulfillment of this Promotion, including without limitation mechanical, human, printing, distribution or production errors, and Sponsor may cancel, terminate or modify this Promotion based upon such error at its sole discretion without liability. In no event will Sponsor be responsible for awarding more than the number of prizes specified in these rules. If for any reason more than the stated number of prizes is claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a random drawing from among all eligible claimants to award the stated number of prizes.  (v) In the event this Promotion is cancelled or terminated, pursuant to subparagraph (iii) or (iv), Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. (vi) SPONSOR ENTITIES MAKE NO WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, AS REGARDS THIS PROMOTION OR THE MERCHANTABILITY, QUALITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE REGARDING ANY PRIZE OR ANY COMPONENT OF ANY PRIZE. (vii) CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. (viii) The value(s) of the prize(s) set forth above represent Sponsor’s good faith determination of the approximate retail value(s) thereof; the actual fair market value(s) as ultimately determined by Sponsor are final and binding and cannot be challenged or appealed. In the event the stated approximate retail value(s) of a prize is more than the actual fair market value of that prize, the difference will not be awarded in cash or otherwise. No substitution or compensation will be given for any portion of the prize that is not used.  By entering the Promotion, each entrant releases and discharges the Sponsor, Facebook, the judging organization (if applicable), and any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, their parent, subsidiary, and affiliated entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, members, shareholders, employees, independent contractors, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, “Sponsor Entities”), from any and all liability whatsoever arising out of the delivery, acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize, participation in this Promotion, participation in any Promotion-related activity, and/or access to the promotional sites and pages, including without limitation legal claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages, demands or actions of any kind (including without limitation personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction or property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light) (collectively, “Claims”).

 

11. APPLICABLE LAWS AND JURISDICTION. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the State of Washington, without regard to any principles of conflict of laws. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Promotion will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or federal court located in Seattle, WA. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of Washington and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of Washington. To the extent permitted by applicable law, all judgments or awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket damages (excluding attorneys’ fees) associated with participation in this Promotion and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.

 

12. GENERAL: Sweepstakes Entrants waive any right to claim ambiguity in these Official Rules. Noncompliance with these Official Rules may result in disqualification of the Entrant. By participating, entrants agree to comply with the terms of use and other contracts and policies governing the Facebook platform (available at http://facebook.com/terms.php, including Facebook’s privacy policy as stated at http://www.facebook.com/policy.php?ref=pf). In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions stated in these Official Rules and statements in any Promotion related materials, regardless of its nature or the media in which it appears, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail. Subject to all applicable federal, national, state, provincial, territorial and local laws and regulations.

 

13. ADDITIONAL RULES FOR CANADIAN RESIDENTS: In order for a resident of Canada to be declared as a sweepstakes winner, the potential Canadian sweepstakes winner must first correctly answer, unaided and without assistance of any kind, a timed mathematical skill testing question administered by postal mail or email. Failure to promptly and correctly answer the question within fourteen (14) days will result in disqualification and another Entrant will be randomly selected from among the eligible Entries received in the applicable sweepstakes.

 

14. WINNER LIST: For the names of the winner, send a self addressed stamped envelope, within six (6) months of the Drawing Date, to: Winner List, “Volume 12 (Month) Sweeps,” Attn: 10034 NE 142nd Pl, Kirkland, WA.

 

15. SPONSOR: These Promotions are sponsored by Affinity Influencing Systems, Inc., 10034 NE 142nd Pl, Kirkland, WA (the “Sponsor”).

 

16. PRIVACY AND DATA COLLECTION.  When you download and use the Software, Sponsor may collect certain information about you.  Please review Sponsor’s privacy policy at http://my.affinity.is/privacy.  By participating in the Promotion, you agree to all of the terms and conditions of this privacy policy of Sponsor.

 

17.  RESIDENTS OF CANADA, PLEASE NOTE: PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION IMPLIES CONSENT TO TRANSFER PERSONAL DATA TO THE UNITED STATES FOR PURPOSES OF ADMINISTRATION OF THE PROMOTION AND CONSENT FOR PERSONAL INFORMATION TO BE TRANSMITTED, STORED AND PROCESSED IN JURISDICTIONS OUTSIDE OF THE EUROPEAN ECONOMIC AREA (“EEA”) AND CANADA THAT MAY NOT HAVE THE SAME PROTECTIONS AS THE EEA AND CANADA. PERSONAL INFORMATION MAY BE USED TO: (A) CONTACT ENTRANTS REGARDING THE PROMOTION; (B) PUBLISH AN ENTRANT’S FIRST NAME IN A WINNERS LIST, IF THEY SHOULD WIN; AND (C) IF AN ENTRANT SELECTS TO RECEIVE ADDITIONAL INFORMATION, TO SEND ADDITIONAL INFORMATION TO THAT ENTRANT. ENTRANTS HAVE THE RIGHT TO ACCESS, WITHDRAW AND CORRECT THEIR PERSONAL DATA. ENTRANTS MAY REQUEST SUCH ACTION BY SENDING A MESSAGE TO “Volume 12 SHOP PLAY WIN” PROMOTION/OPT­OUT REQUEST C/O AFFINITY, 10034 NE 142ND PL, KIRKLAND, WA.

 

This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. Entrants understand that they are providing information to Sponsor and not to Facebook, Inc. By participating in the Promotion, each Entrant releases and agrees to indemnify Facebook and hold it harmless from and against any and all costs, claims, damages (including, without limitation, any special, incidental or consequential damages) or any other injury, whether due to negligence or otherwise, to person(s) or property (including, without limitation, death or violation of any personal rights, such as violation of right of publicity/privacy, libel or slander), due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Promotion or arising out of the receipt, use/misuse of or participation in any Promotion related or Prize related activity.

 

 

Apple is not a sponsor or involved in any way.