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Contest Rules and Regulations 2017-04-19T20:36:45+00:00


The Contest is run by the Vancouver International Home Show, (the “Contest Sponsor”) and will take place April 19, 2017 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) to May 1, 2017 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Contest Period”). Contest Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, amend, extend or suspend the Contest, and select a winner from previously received applicable eligible entries.
The Contest is open to all legal residents of Canada who are 18 years of age or older.
Grand Prize: There is one (1) Grand Prize available to be won consisting of the following:
• A $14,000.00, Northwind Hot Tub, sponsored by Coast Spas.
Entry and Registration: To enter the Contest, an eligible contestant must complete the Contest Entry Form (“CE Form”) on the show website (www.vancouverinternationalhomeshow.com). Contestants must provide a valid email address and their full name on the CE Form. Contestants must agree to receive email communications from the Vancouver International Home Show. Incomplete CE Forms or CE Forms with false information will be deemed invalid and will be disqualified. Only fully completed CE Forms with valid information received by the Sponsor’s servers during the Contest Period will be accepted for entry into this Contest. Once the CE Form is complete, the contestant must click submit. The contestant will then receive one entry into the Contest.
No purchase is necessary.
Random Draw: On or about May 5, 2017 (the “Draw Date”) in the city of White Rock, in the province of BC, at the offices of the Sponsor, one (1) entry will be randomly selected from a server generated list of all entries received by the Sponsor’s servers during the Contest Period. The contestant who owns the selected entry, and who is otherwise eligible to win, will be the selected contestant who is eligible to win the Grand Prize subject to compliance with these Rules.
Contacting Selected Contestant: The Sponsor, or its designated representative, will make a minimum of two (2) attempts to contact the selected contestant by email, using the information provided at the time of entry within 5 business days of the Draw Date. If the selected contestant cannot be contacted (i.e. does not reply to the email from the Sponsor or its representative) within 10 business days of the Draw Date, then he/she may be disqualified (and will forfeit all rights to the Grand Prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to randomly select an alternate selected contestant from among the remaining eligible entries (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such new selected contestant).
Prize Recipient: The confirmed Grand Prize winner will receive (i) the Grand Prize.
Verification of Entries : The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to verify or require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor or a Contest Group Entity) from any contestant in this Contest for the purposes of this Contest.
No Liability : The Releasees (defined below in Section 7.6) will not be liable for: (i) any failure of the Vancouver International Home Show or Global TV’s websites or Sponsor servers during the Contest; (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any Vancouver International Home Show or Global TV’s website form or entry, to be received by the Sponsor for any reason including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to a contestant’s, or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading any material in the Contest; and (v) any combination of the above.
Acceptance of Prizes : The Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded and (i) is not transferable (ii) the costs of everything not specifically stated as included in the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner; (iii) by accepting a prize, the winner agrees to waive all recourse against the Releasees (as defined in Section 7.6) if the prize or a component thereof does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part.
Number of Prizes/Winners : By entering the Contest, each contestant acknowledges that the Sponsor shall not be required under any circumstances to award more prizes than the number of available prizes, as set out in these Rules.
Termination of Contest : The Sponsor reserves the right to void any entry and/or withdraw, suspend, amend or terminate this Contest in whole or in part (or to amend these Rules) in any way at any time without prior notice (but subject to applicable law), in the event of an error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of the Sponsor that, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion determines, interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, or in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error or any kind, or for any other reason.
Release and Exclusion of Liability: By entering or attempting to enter the Contest, each contestant and/or purported contestant agrees to release, discharge, and forever hold harmless the Contest Group Entities, and their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, agents and other representatives (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all claims, actions, damages, demands, manner of actions, causes of action, suits, debts, duties, accounts, bonds, covenants, warranties, indemnities, claims over contracts and liabilities of whatever nature or kind arising out of, or in connection with the contestant’s participation or attempted participation in the Contest, compliance or non-compliance with these Rules and acceptance, use or misuse of any prize.
Dispute – In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an entry, it will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A contestant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the Authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry and/or a vote, and, if applicable, that he/she has all necessary consents, permissions and/or licenses as required by these Rules.
Personal Information : : By entering this Contest, each contestant expressly consents to the Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her entry only for the purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy policy, unless the contestant otherwise specifies by giving Sponsor notice in writing. By opting in by checking the box on the Entry Form, you will be consenting to receiving promotional communications from the Sponsor.
Sponsors’ Decisions : This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, municipal and local laws and regulations. The decisions of the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all contestants without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of contestants, entries, and votes.