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DSC Tax Day Giveaway

Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.  

OPEN ONLY TO ELIGIBLE LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO, AS OF THE TIME OF ENTRY, ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OLD.

VOID IN PUERTO RICO AND ALL JURISDICTIONS OTHER THAN THOSE STATED ABOVE AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

  

  1. Eligibility

The DSC Tax Day Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to individuals who (i) are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry and (ii) are legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or the District of Columbia. Void in Puerto Rico and all jurisdictions other than those stated above and where prohibited or restricted by law. The following individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize: employees, contractors, representatives, agents, directors, and officers of Dollar Shave Club, Inc. (“Sponsor”) and its parent, subsidiary, or affiliated companies, marketing agencies, and any other parties involved in the administration of the Sweepstakes (Sponsor, collectively with the foregoing, the “Sweepstakes Parties”) and each of the immediate family members of such excluded individuals (i.e., spouses, parents, children, siblings and the “steps” of each) and all persons living in the same household of each. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”) and by the decisions of the Sponsor which shall be final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.  Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.  This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Instagram. Instagram is completely released of all liability by each entrant in this Sweepstakes.    

 

  1. Sweepstakes Entry Period

The entry period for the Sweepstakes starts on Tuesday, April 16, 2019 at 10:00:00 AM Pacific (“PT”) and ends on Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 9:59:59 AM PT (“Entry Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

 

  1. How to Enter

To enter the Sweepstakes, you'll first need to become a registered user of www.Instagram.com (“Instagram”) or log into your Instagram account.  If you do not have an account, go to www.Instagram.com to create one. Instagram accounts are free. By submitting your information and creating an Instagram account, you agree to the Instagram Terms of Use and Privacy Notice. If you do not agree to such Terms of Use and Privacy Notice, you cannot create an Instagram account, or participate in this Sweepstakes.  Additionally, your account must be set to public.

To participate, visit http://www.Instagram.com/DollarShaveClub (the “Website”) and follow the account if you don’t do so already.  During the Entry Period, a “call to action” message (the “Post”) will be posted to the Website. To enter, you must comment on the Post by tagging a friend who likes to shower along with the hashtag #DSCsweepstakes (the “Required Hashtag”) to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.

Limit one (1) entry per person per Instagram account. Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means are void. Multiple entries received from any person in excess of the stated limitation will be void.

Compliance with the entry requirements will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Entries that violate, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, these entry requirements will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. By commenting on the Post and using the Required Hashtag, you affirm that you have read, understand and agree to these Official Rules. Entrants understand that they are posting at their sole risk.  Sponsor is not responsible for any claims arising from a comment, specifically including, but not limited to, claims for intellectual property infringement and privacy rights violations, as well as violations of the respective social media site’s terms and conditions. 

Comments must be responsive to the “call to action” message and must not be obscene or offensive; must not depict alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous or illegal; and must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, all as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, alter or remove any comment. Comments must be suitable for presentation in a public forum, at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor and not to Instagram. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same Instagram account or email addresses.

Entrant must be the authorized account holder of the e-mail address registered to the Instagram account used to enter the Sweepstakes.  The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the e-mail address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.  In the event of a discrepancy between the identity of the authorized account holder, the “winner,” and the entrant, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to determine whether the entry is valid or to declare the entry invalid and select an alternate winner from a random drawing of all remaining eligible entries.

 

  1. Winner Selection and Notification

On or about Wednesday, April 17, 2019, one (1) potential winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Potential winner will be contacted via a comment on/response to their entry, or via direct message, on or around Wednesday, April 17, 2019.  The potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of the Instagram account, in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  The contact notification will include instructions on how to claim the prize. If winner is found to be ineligible, or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept a prize, if Sponsor is unable to contact the winner within seventy-two (72) hours of attempting contact, or in the event that a prize notification or prize is returned undeliverable, the prize may be forfeited.  Potential prize winners (or parent/legal guardian where applicable) may be required to furnish proof of identification and sign, complete, and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release and, where lawful, a Publicity Release, within three (3) days of attempted notification or prize may be forfeited.  In the event that a potential prize winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to an alternate entrant who will also be selected in a random drawing from the remaining eligible entries, if time allows. Sponsor, in its sole discretion and time permitting, will attempt to contact up to three (3) potential winners of a prize in accordance with the above procedure, after which the prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed.

 

  1. Odds of Winning

Odds of winning depend on number of entries received.

 

  1. Prizes and Prize Claims

One (1) Prize is available consisting of one (1) bundle of One Wipe Charlie line of wipes. This includes two (2) One Wipe Charlie 50 count packs and two (2) One Wipe Charlie Travel Packs 20 count.  The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize is $17.50.  

The Prize is non-transferable and cannot be redeemed or exchanged for cash.  No Prize substitution is permitted, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. If Prize or component of the Prize is unavailable or cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a Prize or component with one of comparable or greater retail value.

The Prize carries no warranty other than that offered by the manufacturer. Sponsor has neither made nor is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the Prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical conditions, or fitness for a particular purpose. The winner agrees to look solely to the manufacturer for any such warranty, representation, or guarantee. 

The winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, local, or other applicable taxes associated with the acceptance and use of a Prize.  All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner.

Sponsor will pay for the cost of mailing the Prize to the winner. The method of shipping and the carrier will be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. All costs and expenses associated with Prize acceptance and use not specifically provided herein are the responsibility of the winner.

 

  1. Publicity

Except where prohibited by law, by accepting a Prize, the winner hereby grants Sponsor and its licensees a perpetual, worldwide, royalty-free, non-exclusive and sub-licensable right and license to use, distribute, and publicly display the winner’s name, hometown, and likeness in any way, at any time, in any and all media, including for use in advertising and marketing, without limitation, without any additional approval or consideration.

 

  1. Limitations of Liability of Sweepstakes Parties

The Sweepstakes Parties assume no liability and are not responsible for, and by entering the Sweepstakes you hereby waive and release the Sweepstakes Parties from, any actions, claims, damages, losses or injuries of any kind (collectively “Claims”) arising in connection with the Sweepstakes and/or the receipt, use or misuse of any prize, including without limitation, Claims relating to: (i) the malfunction of any computer, telephone, network, satellite, hardware, software or communications line; (ii) unauthorized human intervention; (iii) incorrect, delayed or inaccurate transmission, winner notifications, prize claims or other information or communications relating to the Sweepstakes, or the failure to capture or transmit any such information; (iv) damage to any person’s computer or mobile device; or (v) any errors in these Official Rules, winner notifications or other announcements or communications relating to the Sweepstakes. In the event of any ambiguity or error(s) in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to clarify or modify these Official Rules however it deems appropriate to correct any such ambiguity or error(s).  If due to an error or for any other reason, more legitimate prize claims are received than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award only a single prize from a random drawing of all eligible entries.  In no event will more than the stated number of prizes (i.e., one prize) be awarded.

 

LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT A PARTICIPANT, TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS Sweepstakes IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND PURSUE ALL OTHER REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. 

 

Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the Prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or any Sweepstakes Parties.

 

  1. Sponsor’s Reservation of Rights

If the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including without limitation, due to a force majeure event or infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, suspend, or cancel the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate winner from a random drawing of all remaining non-suspect, eligible entries.  

 

  1. Governing Law

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, the rights and obligations of entrants and winners, and the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If any provision of these Official Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable, such provision shall be struck, and the remaining provisions shall be enforced.

 

  1. Privacy

Any personally identifiable information collected during an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes will be collected and used by Sponsor and its designees for the administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes and as otherwise described in these Official Rules and Sponsor’s privacy policy available at:

https://ask.dollarshaveclub.com/hc/en-us/articles/360000381907-Privacy-Policy.  The information you provide will only be used as provided in Sponsor’s privacy policy.  If you are selected as a winner, your information may also be included in a publicly available winner’s list.  Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor and not to Instagram.

 

  1. Winner’s List

For the name of the winner, send an email to contests@dollarshaveclub.com. Requests must be received no later than sixty (60) days after the end of the Entry Period.

 

  1. Sponsor

Dollar Shave Club, Inc.

13335 Maxella Avenue

Marina del Rey, CA

90292

 

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