Last Updated: December 2nd, 2021
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes may be entered from a landing page accessed through a unique URL (such landing page being referred to in these Official Rules as the “Sweepstakes site”). The URL will be distributed by MM.LaFleur and all brand partners via social channels and email. Entries originating from any other source are not eligible for entry. This Sweepstakes is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia.
How to Enter
To enter the “Inside Time Giveaway” (“Sweepstakes”), you must submit your name and unique email address at the Sweepstakes site (a “Submission”). The Sweepstakes site will be accessible through a link that will be included over social media channels as well as distributed via email. Participation is by invitation only and completely voluntary. Participants are selected at the sole discretion of Administrator (defined below). Each Participant will be notified about the opportunity to participate in the Sweepstake via social media channels and/or email from MM. LaFleur. Winners will be selected at random.
Limit one entry per person. All entries become the sole and exclusive property of MM. LaFleur, Inc., the Sweepstakes Administrator (the “Administrator”), and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Delivery of prizes requires a winner to enter the Sweepstake on the Sweepstakes site accessed via the sweepstakes URL. Administrator is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic. Only fully completed entry forms are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Administrator.
Providing a Submission constitutes entrant’s consent to give Administrator a royalty-free, irrevocable, perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works from, and display such Submissions in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, and to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later developed, including but not limited to on any and all Internet media, including Administrator’s web sites and properties and on social networking sites (i.e., Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Instagram, etc.), for any legal purpose whatsoever. Providing a Submission also constitutes entrant’s consent to (A) receive email updates from MM. LaFleur and all of MM. LaFleur’s brand partners in accordance with their respective privacy and communications policies and (B) MM. LaFleur sharing entrant’s email address with all partners when the Sweepstakes ends.
All entries, including Submissions, become the sole and exclusive property of the Administrator and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Submissions, including, but not limited to, by using multiple/different email, or other platform accounts, identities, registrations and log ins, or any other methods, will void that entrant's entry and that entrant may be disqualified.
Entrant is a person who received a notification of this Sweepstakes from the Administrator and made a Submission.
Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 AM EST on December 13, 2021 and ends 11:59 PM EST on December 20, 2021. (“Sweepstakes Period”).
Participation is open only to Participants who submit their name and email address on the Sweepstakes site and only to legal residents of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia, who are at least 18 years old as of date of entry. Void outside of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of the Administrator or any of our Sweepstakes sponsors and our and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of sweepstakes materials and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees/officers/directors are not eligible to enter. The Sweepstakes may be entered in or from the Sweepstakes site. Entries originating from any other source are not eligible for entry. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
Prize Winner Determination and Prize(s)
Total of one (1) prize winner will be determined by random drawing from all from all eligible entries at the end of the Sweepstakes Period (and subject to verification). All potential winners’ eligibility will be verified by Administrator in its sole and absolute discretion. All eligibility determinations, adjudications and/or verifications will be determined by Administrator in its sole and absolute discretion.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
The winner will be determined at random from all eligible entries.
Inside Time Giveaway
Prizes: Winner will receive the following prizes:
- MM. LaFleur: 1 $250 Gift Card
- Paintbox: 2 "Power Couples" (valued at $80)
- Pati Jinich: Set of 3 of Pati Jinich's cookbooks from Mariner Books (valued at $96)
- Gretchen Rubin: Full set of Journals (Know Yourself Better, One Sentence, Don't Break the chain, Memento Book and the tackle box) + a subscription to the app for a year (valued at $225.83)
BookClub and Belletrist - 1 Annual Premium membership to BookClub, 1 autographed copy of the January Belletrist and BookClub pick. and 1 limited edition BookClub Bookmark (valued at $140).
ALL PRIZES AND REWARDS
Prize(s) is/are non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability of any prize, Administrator reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Unclaimed Prizes may not be awarded. Winner(s) is/are not entitled to receive difference between actual and approximate retail value, to exchange, substitute, assign or transfer any Prize or redeem any non-monetary Prize for cash. Administrator, in its sole discretion, may substitute any Prize (or Prize component, if applicable) with one of equal or greater value. Additional Prize restrictions, limitations and exclusions may apply. Administrator is responsible solely for delivery of each Prize and is not responsible for Prize utility or quality. Prize winner(s) is/are solely responsible for all taxes, fees and any other cost associated with the Prize acceptance and use. All unspecified expenses are the responsibility of winner(s).
Prize winners will be notified by the Administrator within five (5) business days after the end of the Sweepstakes Period and might be required to sign and return, any legal documents as required by Administrator. If any winner is considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Liability/Publicity Release must be signed by his/her parent or legal guardian and such prize will be delivered to minor’s parent/legal guardian and awarded in the name of parent/legal guardian. If any winner cannot be contacted before the end of the Event, if any winner rejects his/her prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. Limit one prize per person or per household.
All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner(s). Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Administrator to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Administrator for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants agree to release and hold harmless Administrator, its affiliates, partners and promotion and advertising agencies and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors (collectively, the “Released Entities”), from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in the Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. Administrator is not responsible if the Sweepstakes cannot take place or if the prize cannot be awarded due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. There is no purchase or sales presentation required to participate. A purchase does not increase odds of winning.
In case of a dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential winner may be requested to provide Administrator with proof that such winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. The Released Entities are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Administrator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Administrator may select the winner(s) from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Administrator. Administrator reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site. Administrator may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, 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 Administrator representatives.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE ADMINISTRATOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties
IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SITE AND/OR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
Disputes; Governing Law
The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of New York, City of New York.
THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to the County of New York in the State of New York. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.
Use of Data
List of Winners/Winner’s Name
To obtain a copy of the Winner List or a copy of these Official Rules, send your request via email to email@example.com. Requests for the names of the winners must be received no later than two weeks after the Sweepstakes Period has ended.
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