Shoppers Drug Mart – beauty Boutique – Win an Urban Decay prize pack valued at $268
Share Your Opinion Official Contest Rules
SHARE YOUR OPINION (“CONTEST”)
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES (“OFFICIAL RULES”)
OPEN TO CANADIAN RESIDENTS ONLY
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. The Share Your Opinion Contest is sponsored by Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. (the “Sponsor”) and administered by Loblaws Inc. (the “Administrator”).
CONTEST PERIOD: The Contest starts at 12:00:01 AM ET on February 11, 2017 and closes at 11:59:59PM ET on March 10th, 2017. (the “Contest Period”). All times are Eastern Time (“ET”).
ELIGIBILITY. To be eligible to enter and win this Contest:
you must be a legal resident of Canada, of the age of majority or older, in your province or territory of residence, at the time of entry;
you must submit a rating and review “Review” (as defined below) for a product you have used, in accordance with rating and review guidelines as posted on the Contest Website and contained herein;
Employees, officers, directors, agents or representatives of the Sponsor, its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, licensees, related companies, advertising and promotional agencies and the family and household members of any of the above, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.
The Sponsor reserves the right at any time to require proof of identity and/or eligibility to participate in the Contest and any failure to provide such proof may result in disqualification at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.
HOW TO ENTER. You can enter online or by mail, as set out below:
Online: visit www.beautyboutique.ca (the “Contest Website”) during the Contest Period, and click on the magnifying glass in the top right corner to search for the product that *you have used* and that you’d like to review. Select the product, then click on the WRITE A REVIEW button on the lower right-hand side of the page. If the product has never been reviewed before, click on the BE THE FIRST TO REVIEW THIS PRODUCT at the bottom left hand side of the page.
Complete all the mandatory fields on the Product Review form by giving it a star rating, review title, review details of your current and genuine opinion regarding the product (“Product Review”), enter a nickname and provide a valid email address where you can be reached if selected as a potential winner.
You must indicate on the Product Review form that you want to enter your Product Review into the Contest by answering YES to the question “Do you wish to submit this review as an entry to the Share your Opinion Contest? (“Entry”); IF YOU FAIL TO ANSWER THIS QUESTION YOUR PRODUCT REVIEW MAY BE ACCEPTED AND POSTED BUT WILL NOT BE COUNTED AS AN ENTRY.
REVIEW GUIDELINES: a Product Review can be positive, neutral, or negative in content provided it meets all the content guidelines contained herein, Product Reviews are pre-moderated prior to posting to ensure compliance, only compliant Product Reviews will be posted and count as an Entry. Each compliant Product Review equals one Entry. Multiple reviews of the same product are not valid and will void all Entries. “SPAM” or Product Reviews generated and entered in a robotic or suspected fraudulent manner will not be posted and all Entries from said user will be void. You have the option to attach up to six (6) Photos and/or Videos to each Product Review but they are subject to the Photo/Video Guidelines contained below and will not impact your chances of winning. YOU MUST BE THE ONLY PERSON APPEARING IN ANY PHOTO OR VIDEO ENTRY.
PHOTO/VIDEO GUIDELINES: Attaching a Photo or Video to your entry is completely optional and will not improve your chances of winning. A Photo or Video attached to your Product Review submitted as your entry:
MUST BE the Entrant’s original work (modification of an original work is NOT an original);
MUST NOT have been previously published or won any award;
MUST NOT include celebrities;
MUST be a recognized image file type of satisfactory clarity, resolution, quality (i.e., brightness, focus, etc.). Any Photo submitted that is NOT of satisfactory quality may be rejected, at Sponsor’s sole discretion;
MUST be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and reputation as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, or Photo Entry will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. The Photo Entry MUST NOT disparage persons or organizations associated with Sponsor;
MUST NOT contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, bots, spyware or any other computer code that is intended to damage, interfere with, or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information;
MUST NOT contain any material that could identify the entrant or any other person, including any name, address, phone number, or URL address;
MUST NOT contain any personal or commercial solicitations, adv
ertisements or promotional materials;
MUST NOT feature alcoholic beverages, tobacco products (including cigarettes, cigars, pipe tobacco, chewing tobacco and snuff), fireworks, firearms and ammunitions, prescription drugs, illegal drugs and related drug paraphernalia, nutritional supplements, lotteries, or gambling;
MUST NOT contain material which is (or promote activities which are) in Sponsor’s sole discretion, hateful, slanderous, libelous, tortious, sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, inappropriate, violent, self-mutilating (e.g., relating to murder, the sales of weapons, cruelty, abuse, etc.), discriminatory (based on race, sex, religion, natural origin, physical disability, sexual orientation or age), illegal (e.g., underage drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.), offensive, threatening, profane, or harassing; or contain material that is threatening to any person, place, business, group or world peace; or contain words or symbols that are widely considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or socioeconomic group; or contain images, words or text portraying nudity, acts of violence, or acts that are or appear to be unlawful or dangerous or in violation of, or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Entry is created in their application; and
MUST NOT contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to material that violates privacy, publicity, or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement. Without limiting the foregoing, entry submissions MUST NOT include third-party trademarks, logos, insignia, location signage, photographs, artwork, or sculptures, except those of Sponsor;
MUST NOT make reference to any third party product, including in the caption to the Photo;
By mail: clearly print your name, complete mailing address, daytime telephone number, your age at time of entry on a plain piece of paper along with a handwritten review of a beauty product sold on beautyboutique.ca and submit it to the attention of Loblaws Inc. The Share Your Opinion Contest, 99 Atlantic Avenue, Ste 400, Toronto, ON, M6K 3J8. Entry may be submitted in English or French. Computer generated or electronically reproduced entries will not be accepted. An entry submitted by regular mail must be postmarked by March 10th, 2017 (the “Contest Closing Date”) and be received by the Administrator at the aforesaid address no later than five (5) business days after the Contest Closing Date to be eligible for entry into the prize draw, and must be in a separate outer envelope bearing sufficient postage and identifiable as a Contest Entry.
All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and none will be returned for any reason. Entries will be declared invalid if they are late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, mutilated, forged, garbled or mechanically or electronically reproduced. No communication or correspondence will be exchanged with entrants except with those selected for a Prize.
By participating in this Contest, entrant represents and warrants that: (i) the Product Review does not contain any material that is libelous, defamatory, profane or obscene; (ii) the Product Review is original and all right, title, and interest (including copyright) therein and thereto is owned and/or controlled by the entrant to the full extent necessary to enable the Sponsor to use the Product Review as contemplated by these Contest Rules; and (iii) the Product Review does not infringe upon the intellectual property or other statutory or common law rights of any third party.
Limit of one (1) Entry per person per reviewable product. In the case of multiple entries, only the first Entry will be considered.
Time keeping for this contest shall be determined solely by the Sponsor’s server clock. Any discrepancy between the time or time remaining in the Contest Period as stated on the Website or in any promotional materials thereof and the time or time remaining as determined by the Sponsor, the Sponsor’s server clock shall prevail.
By entering online, you agree that you are solely responsible for all data or in app charges that you incur. All such charges are billed by and payable to your mobile service provider. Please contact your participating mobile service provider for pricing plans, participation status and details. Normal Internet access, phone, and usage charges imposed by your online or phone service may apply.
Entries received online shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry. For the purpose of the Contest Rules, “authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Each selected entrant may be required to provide the Sponsor with proof that the selected entrant is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.
Prize. There is one (1) grand prize (“Prize”) available to be won by the Prize winner (“Winner”) consisting of a set of products including the following beauty items:
Nocturnal Shadow Box, Naked3 Palette, Vice Lipstick, Liar; 24/7 Glide-On Lip Pencil; Liar, All Nighter Makeup Setting Spray, Perversion Mascara, ALL NIGHTER Liquid Foundation
The Prize has an approximate value of two hundred sixty eight dollars ($268.00CDN).
Winner is not entitled to monetary difference between actual Prize value and stated approximate Prize value, if any.
Prize will be shipped within ten (10) days after Winner has been successfully contacted and notified of his/her Prize and fulfilled the requirements set out herein.
If a Winner fails to comply with these Contest Rules, withdraws for any reason, he/she will be disqualified and will not receive a Prize and the Sponsor reserves the right to select another or additional entrant(s), in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, until such time as another eligible entrant satisfies the terms set out herein.
Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution and cannot be transferred, assigned or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. In the event a Prize (or any component thereof) cannot be awarded for any reason (including but not limited to force majeure or production exigencies), Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute for another prize (or any component thereof) of equal or greater value, without liability. Any unused portion of a Prize will be forfeited and shall have no cash value.
Shipped Prizes shall not be insured and Sponsor shall not assume any liability for lost, damaged or misdirected Prizes.
WINNER SELECTION. One (1) Winner shall be selected as follows:
(a) On or about March 15, 2017 (“Draw Date”) the Sponsor at its offices located at 99 Atlantic Avenue, Ste 400, Toronto ON at 12:00:00 PM ET, Sponsor shall select one (1) entrant by way of random computer generated draw from all eligible entries received. The odds of being selected as a potential winner are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received by the Sponsor. Before being declared a Winner, the selected entrant shall be required to correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered on the Declaration and Release Agreement to comply with the Contest Rules and sign and return the Release (described below). The Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, provide an alternative to the mathematic skill-testing question or vary the requirements to perform any skill-testing component of the Contest to accommodate entrants with physical or cognitive disabilities.
(b) (b) THE SELECTED ENTRANT WILL BE NOTIFIED BY E-MAIL NO LATER THAN 20, MARCH 2017 AT 09:00PM AND MUST RESPOND WITHIN TWO (2) BUSINESS DAYS OF NOTIFICATION. Upon notification, the selected entrant must respond by telephone to the contact number provided in the notification. If the selected entrant does not respond in accordance with the Contest Rules, he/she fails to comply with the terms of these official Contest Rules or voluntarily withdraws from the Contest, he/she will be disqualified and will not receive a Prize and another entrant may be selected in the Sponsor’s sole discretion until such time as an entrant satisfies the terms set out herein. The Sponsor are not responsible for the failure for any reason whatsoever of a selected entrant to receive notification or for the Sponsor to receive a selected entrant’s response.
In the event of an error in the entry or drawing process, or any other aspect of the Contest, that results in more selected entrants than contemplated in these Official Rules, the Sponsor will conduct a random draw amongst all eligible selected entrants, to award the correct number of Prizes, after the close of the Contest Period.
DECLARATION & RELEASE. Winner will be required to execute a legal declaration and release agreement (“Release”) that confirms the Winner’s (i) eligibility for the Contest and compliance with these Official Rules; (ii) acceptance of the Prize as offered; (iii) release of each of the Sponsor and its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and/or related companies and each of their employees, directors, officers, suppliers, agents, Sponsor, administrators, licensees, representatives, advertising, media buying and promotional agencies (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability for any loss, harm, damages, cost or expense arising out of participation in the Contest, participation in any Contest-related activity or the acceptance, use, or misuse of any Prize, including but not limited to costs, injuries, losses related to personal injuries, death, damage to, loss or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, or from any and all claims of third parties arising therefrom; and (iv) grant to the Sponsor of the unrestricted right, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, to produce, reproduce, publish, reproduce, convert, broadcast, communicate by telecommunication, exhibit, distribute, translate, adapt and otherwise use and re-use the Product Review and Winner’s name, photograph, likeness, voice and biography in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, in connection with the Contest and the promotion and exploitation thereof. The executed Release must be returned within two (2) business days of the date indicated on the accompanying letter of notification or the selected entrant will be disqualified and the Prize forfeited.
INDEMNIFICATION. By entering the Contest, entrant releases and holds Releasees harmless from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to the entrant or any other person, including personal injury, death, or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Prize, participation in the Contest, any breach of the Official Rules, or in any Prize-related activity. The entrant agrees to fully indemnify Releasees from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Contest, without limitation.
RIGHTS. By providing the Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith to the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, each entrant shall retain all right, title and interest (including copyright) in and to the Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith, and shall grant to the Sponsor a worldwide, gratuitous, irrevocable, and exclusive license to copy, use, modify, reproduce, display, adapt and transmit the Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith for use in all media now known or hereafter devised in perpetuity beginning on the date of entry, including, but not limited to, in connection with the administration, promotion and exploitation of the Contest. The entrant hereby confirms that the Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith is an original work, solely created by the entrant, and that no third party has a claim of any kind to the Product Review, Photo or Video or any part thereof. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any claims of infringement of rights to copyright, privacy and/or personality, and all such liability shall remain with the entrant. In addition, each entrant represents to Sponsor that the Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith does not infringe any copyright interest of any third party and that the Product Review and optional Photo or Video submitted therewith is not defamatory or obscene and does not violate any laws relating to hate speech or otherwise. Sponsor reserves the right to exclude any Product Review and any optional Photo or Video submitted therewith on the basis of concerns relating to the rights of third parties, including but not limited to privacy, copyright, defamation, rights of personality, obscenity or hate speech, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability for lost, late, unintelligible/illegible, falsified, damaged, misdirected or incomplete entries, notifications, responses, replies or any Release, or for any computer, online, software, telephone, cellular phone, mobile device, hardware or technical malfunctions that may occur, including but not limited to malfunctions that may affect the transmission or non-transmission of an entry. The Sponsor is not responsible for any errors, omissions or inaccurate information, whether caused by website or mobile application users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or by any technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Contest. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Sponsor is not responsible for any problems, failures or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines computer online systems, servers, providers, computer equipment, software, e-mail, players, or browsers, mobile applications on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet, at any website, or on account of any combination of the foregoing .The Sponsor is not responsible for any injury or damage to entrant or to any computer or cellular phone or mobile device related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials or applications in this Contest. Entrant assumes liability for injuries caused or claimed to be caused by participating in the Contest, or by the acceptance, possession, use of, or failure to receive any Prize. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability in the event that the Contest cannot be conducted as planned for any reason, including those reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or corruption of the administration, security, lack of participation, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest or the Contest Website.
CONDUCT. By participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees to be bound by the Contest Rules, which will be posted at the Contest Website and made available upon request by self-addressed, stamped envelope to Loblaws Inc., Share your Opinion Contest, 99 Atlantic Avenue, Ste 400, Toronto, ON, M6K 3J8 throughout the Contest Period. Entrant further agrees to be bound by the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant found to be: (a) violating the Contest Rules; (b) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or the Contest Website; (c) violating the terms of service, conditions of use and/or general rules or guidelines of any online Loblaws Inc. or Shoppers Drug Mart Inc. property or service; and/or (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE CONTEST WEBSITE, CONTEST APPLICATION OR ANY RELATED WEBSITE UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
TERMINATION. Subject to the jurisdiction of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux in Quebec, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate the Contest, in whole or in part, and/or modify, amend or suspend the Contest, and/or the Contest Rules in any way, at any time, for any reason without prior notice.
LAW. The Contest is subject to applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations. The Contest Rules are subject to change without notice in order to comply with any applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws or the policy of any other entity having jurisdiction over the Sponsor. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Official Rules or the rights and obligations as between the entrant and the Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the province of Ontario including procedural provisions without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws.
LANGUAGE DISCREPANCY . In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, including but not limited to the Contest entry form, or point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the terms and conditions of the Contest Rules shall prevail, govern and control. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English language version and the French language version of the Contest Rules, the English version shall prevail, govern and control.
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY. All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source code, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by the Sponsor and/or their affiliates. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.
FOR RESIDENTS OF QUEBEC. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux 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.