Social Media Sweepstakes
IMPORTANT: Please read these Official Rules before entering the Social Media Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”), presented by Blackstone Publishing (“Sponsor”). By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to the terms of these Official Rules.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older at time of entry. All federal, state, and local regulations apply. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED. Employees of Sponsor its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, and agencies, and their immediate family members and persons living in their household are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes.
ENTRY PERIOD: As designated in the social media post featuring the abbreviated rules for this Sweepstakes.
SPONSOR: Blackstone Publishing, 31 Mistletoe Rd, Ashland, OR 97520.
HOW TO ENTER: Online entry only. Enter by completing and submitting the entry form as instructed, or by following the instructions on the social media post featuring the abbreviated rules for this Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute, entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address used for entry. Automated entries are prohibited, and any use of automated devices will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of information by entrants; lost or late entries or transmissions; interrupted or unavailable network, server, or other connections; scrambled transmissions or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, or electronic, technical malfunctions of any computer hardware, software, or any combinations thereof; or problems associated with any virus or any other damage caused to entrants’ systems. Incomplete entries will be voided. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned.
PRIZE: Prize Winner(s) will receive the prize designated on the social media post featuring the abbreviated rules for this sweepstakes.
No transfer or cash or other substitution of all or part of a prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute the prize or prize component with another of comparable or greater value. Any and all taxes on the prize will be the responsibility of the winners. Sponsor shall not be responsible for any delays, damage in the delivery of the prize, and/or loss of any prize in connection with delivery of the prize vial mail.
WINNER SELECTION: Prize Winner(s) will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries within 14 days of the sweepstakes deadline. The odds of winning depend on how many eligible entries have been received. Winners will be notified via email and must respond to email notification within five (5) days of receipt. Winners may also be required to complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release. Noncompliance with these conditions may result in forfeiture of the Prize, and Sponsor reserves the right to select alternate winners (in random drawing from other eligible entries received before the deadline) in such circumstance. If winner notification of the Prize is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner.
DISCLAIMERS: By accepting the prize, each Winner agrees that Sponsor, and its respective parent companies, assigns, subsidiaries and affiliates, and advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and all of their respective employees, officers and directors will have no liability whatsoever, and will be held harmless by the Winner for any liability for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind to person and property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from the acceptance, possession, misuse, or use of the prizes, or participation in this Sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each Winner consents to the use of his/her name for publicity and promotional purposes on behalf of Sponsor with no additional compensation or further permission (except where prohibited by law).
WINNERS LIST: For a list of the Prize Winner(s), available after December 31, 2019, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope Blackstone Publishing, Attn: "Name of Book" / Social Sweepstakes Winners List, 31 Mistletoe Rd, Ashland, OR 97520.