RULES & REGULATIONS
A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS $250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY Rules & Regulations
Important: Please read these rules before entering this contest (the "Contest").
By participating in this Contest, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and represent that you satisfy all of the eligibility requirements below.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS CONTEST.
1. Eligibility. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING. THIS $250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS WHO RESIDE WITHIN A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS SERVICE AREA AND ARE AT LEAST AGE 18. IF YOU DO NOT MEET ANY OF THESE REQUIREMENTS, OR ANY OTHER ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO WIN A PRIZE, AND A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO AWARD PRIZES TO YOU. If you have an APO or FPO mailing address, you must identify your state of permanent residence. To be eligible to win a prize, entries must be completed and received by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS in the manner and format designated below. Directors, officers and employees of A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS and any of their respective affiliate companies, subsidiaries, agents, professional advisors, advertising and promotional agencies, and immediate families of each are not eligible to win any prizes. All applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Offer void in Rhode Island, Puerto Rico, and where prohibited by law.
2. Disclaimer. A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS, Facebook, Inc., any participating sponsors, and any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, professional advisors, employees and agencies (collectively, the "Released Parties") will not be responsible for: (a) any late, lost, misrouted, garbled or distorted or damaged transmissions or entries; (b) telephone, electronic, hardware, software, network, Internet, or other computer- or communications-related malfunctions or failures; (c) any Contest disruptions, injuries, losses or damages caused by events beyond the control of A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS or by non-authorized human intervention; or (d) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest.
3. Contest Period. The Contest starts on Dec. 3, 2019 at 1:30 PM Eastern Standard Time (EST) and ends on Dec. 15, 2019, at 11:30 PM EST (the "Contest Period"). All entries must be received during the Contest Period to be eligible to win a prize. A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS computer is the official time-keeping device for the Contest.
4. How to Enter During the Contest Period (1) visit the A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS Facebook page at https://www.facebook.com/AplusRentals; and (2) follow the instructions on how to submit your entry (the “Submission”). A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS may display all Submissions on the A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS Facebook page. By uploading your Submission, you agree that your Submission conforms to the Submission Guidelines and Content Restrictions listed below (collectively, the “Guidelines and Restrictions”) and that A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS, in its sole discretion, may remove your Submission and disqualify you from the Contest if it believes, in its sole discretion, that your Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions. By uploading your Submission, in addition to rights granted below, you: (a) grant to A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS all rights necessary to display your Submission on A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS Web site and A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS Facebook page; (b) hereby waive any so-called moral (e.g., creative rights) in your Submission; (c) represent and warrant that you have the right to grant the rights granted in these Official Rules; and (d) represent and warrant that your Submission and its use as contemplated in these Official Rules does not and will not violate, misappropriate, or infringe upon any law or regulation or the rights of any third party, including any copyright, trademark, or any rights of publicity or privacy, or any other intellectual property or proprietary rights.
1. Selection and Notification of Winner. A panel of judges, determined by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS in its sole discretion, (the “Judging Panel”) will select one (1) submission as the prize winner. Selection of the winning Submission by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS will be based on a random drawing of entrants. The winner will be notified on or by Dec. 16, 2019 via Facebook. To claim the prize, the winners should follow the instructions contained in his or her notification.
2. Identity of Entrant. If a dispute arises about the identity of the entrant, entries made online will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. An 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 institution) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. The potential winner may be required to provide A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of Facebook account associated with the winning entry.
3. Prize. The prize is a $250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY (the “Prize”). One (1) Prize Winner will be selected. The approximate retail value of the prize is $250. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY PRIZES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNER. The Prize will be awarded. If the Prize is not claimed within seven (7) days after delivery of notification, the Prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner selected by the Judging Panel from all of the remaining eligible entries that meet the Judging Criteria. The Prize is not transferable, is not eligible for the A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS member refund, and may not be used with any other promotional discount. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of the Prize will be permitted, except that A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS reserves the right to substitute a Prize of comparable or greater value for the Prize. The Prize is awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). The Prize will be fulfilled approximately four (4) to six (6) weeks after notification of the Prize winner.
4. Selection of Prize. Actual model, color, accessories, and features of the Prize shall be selected by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS, in its sole discretion, and may vary from photos used in print, A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS in-store advertising, and in electronic and web banner advertising including the A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS website.
5. No Facebook Endorsement. This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. Any information you provide in connection with the Contest is to A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS and/or its sponsors/administrators and not to Facebook. You understand that by using and interacting with www.facebook.com, you are subject to the terms, conditions, and policies that govern the use of www.facebook.com. You should therefore review the applicable terms and policies for www.facebook.com, including privacy and data gathering practices, before using or interacting with Facebook.
6. General Release. By entering the Contest, you release A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS and all Released Parties from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, mis-delivery, acceptance, possession, or use of or inability to use any Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
7. Use of Winner’s Name, Likeness, etc. Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Contest constitutes permission to use winner's name, Facebook name, likeness, persona, hometown, and/or Prize information in all media now known or later devised throughout the universe in perpetuity for all purposes A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS deems appropriate - including, without limitation, for promotional and publicity purposes - without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any Prize, except where prohibited by law, winner may (in A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS 's sole discretion) be required to execute a written consent, confirming A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS right to use such winner’s name, Facebook name, likeness, persona, hometown, and/or Prize information without further permission or compensation.
8. Affidavit and Release. As a condition of being awarded any Prize, winner may (in A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS 's sole discretion) be required to execute and deliver to A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS a signed affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, release of liability, and any other legal, regulatory, or tax-related documents required by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS in its sole discretion.
9. Winner List; Rules Request. For the Winner List, send an email with subject line: “$250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY Contest Winner List Request” to firstname.lastname@example.org after Dec. 16, 2019 and before Dec. 31, 2019. To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send an email with subject line: “A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS $250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY Contest Request” to email@example.com.
10. Intellectual Property Notice. A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS is a member company of FOG inc. The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyright 2019 by A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS. All rights are reserved.
12. Miscellaneous. The Contest and these Official Rules will be governed, construed, and interpreted under the laws of the state of Tennessee, U.S.A. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS, which are final and binding in all respects. A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS reserves the right to change these Official Rules at any time, in its sole discretion, and to suspend or cancel the Contest or any entrant's participation in the Contest should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS 's control affect the administration, security or proper play of the Contest, or A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the Contest as planned, in which event all Prizes will be awarded via the judging process outlined in these Official Rules, from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS reserves the right to amend, modify, or cancel the Contest at any time without notice. Entrants who violate these Official Rules; violate any law, rule, or regulation in connection with participation in the Contest; tamper with the operation of the Contest or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS, the Contest, or any other entrant (in each case as determined in A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Contest. A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the Contest. Any provision of these Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect. If you have any questions about these Official Rules or the Contest, please email them to firstname.lastname@example.org or send written questions to A+ RENTALS HOME FURNISHINGS $250 VISA GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY, C/O FOG Enterprise, P.O. Box 1499, Harriman, TN 37748.