Facebook Competition: Info and rules
Join the competitions at www.facebook.com/sdulibrary: Comment the competition-post with the requested text or photo!
RULES: The following rules apply to all Facebook Competitions held by The University Library of Southern Denmark.
•The competitions are not connected to Facebook in anyway
•The winner will be chosen by The University Library of Southern Denmark and the decisions by The University Library of Southern Denmark are final
•The Prizes is not redeemable for cash, or can be exchanged for any other products or services from The University Library of Southern Denmark
•The Prize must be claimed within 4 weeks of the announcement of the winners. If you win a prize, your must sign a receipt when collecting the prize.
All entrants agree to release The University Library of Southern Denmark and Facebook from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses of any kind to persons and property, including any accident, loss, injury or death resulting from entry into the Competition and/or occurring or in any way related to the Prizes.
The Long Version
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
The “SDU Library FB Comment Competition” (the “Competition”) is sponsored by The University Library of Southern Denmark (“Sponsor”). This Competition is governed by these official rules (“Official Rules”). By participating in the Competition, each entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and understands that the results of the Competition, as determined by Sponsor and its agents, are final in all respects. The Competition is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
The Competition is open to all student at the University of Southern Denmark and have a valid SDU-e-mail account prior to the beginning of the Competition Period. Sponsor has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant.
2 COMPETITION PERIOD
The Competition ends as stated in the competition-post at www.facebook.com/sdulibrary (“Competition Period”). All entries (submissions) must be received on or before the time stated during that submission period. Sponsor reserves the right to extend or shorten the Competition at their sole discretion.
3 HOW TO ENTER
You can enter the Competition through the Facebook Page.
In order to enter, you must find the appropriate Competition Post, and submit the required text og photo in a comment. Only one entry is permitted per Facebook profile.
4 COMPETITION CONDITIONS
By entering, each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, Administrator and/or the Competition judges which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Competition; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Administrator, Facebook, Inc. and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Competition, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Competition, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor and Administrator from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Competition and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.
5 WINNER SELECTIONS
All eligible entries received during the Competition Period will gathered at the end of the Competition Period. A winner will be chosen at random.
The winners will be announced via Facebook on or about the ending date stated in the post. Each entrant is responsible for monitoring his/her e-mail account or the Sponsor Facebook Page for prize notification and receipt or other communications related to this Competition. If a potential prize winner cannot be reached by Administrator (or Sponsor) within 28 days of the accouncement, using the contact information provided at the time of entry, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable, that potential prize winner shall forfeit the prize. If a potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, that potential winner will be disqualified.
Prizes are non-transferable. No cash redemption or substitution will be allowed.
The Prizes is not redeemable for cash, or can be exchanged for any other products or services from The University Library of Southern Denmark. The Prize must be claimed within 4 weeks of the announcement of the winners . If you win a prize, your must sign a receipt when collecting the prize.
The Sponsor makes no warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of the Prizes including, without limitation, quality, merchantability and fitness for a particular purpose. All costs associated with the Prizes not specified or mentioned and all applicable federal state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of each winner.
7 INDEMNIFICATIONS AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
By participating in this Competition, you (and if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) accept all risk and consequences of entry and participation in this Competition, and agree to release and hold Sponsor, its officers, directors, affiliates, employees, contractors, subsidiaries, agents and partners harmless from any and all consequences, liability, losses, damages (including without limitation, consequential, punitive, incidental, special or increased damages and those related to personal injury, death or damage to property) and costs and expenses, of any kind, under any legal theory, arising from or related to this Competition, including but limited to your entry and participation in this Competition, the acceptance and/or use (or misuse) of any prize, printing errors, any claims based upon rights of publicity and invasion of privacy.
Entrant shall indemnify Sponsor, its officers, directors, affiliates, contractors, subsidiaries, agents, employees and partners from and against all claims or suits and any damages or costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to: (1) incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information or late, lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete, misdirected, or entries received through impermissible or illegitimate channels, all of which will be disqualified; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any telephone, computer, network, hardware or software; (3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any service; (4) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Competition; (5) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Competition or the processing of entries; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Competition or from downloading any material from the Website or Sponsor’s website(s), regardless of whether the material was prepared by any Sponsor, or a third party, and regardless of whether the material is connected to a Sponsor’s website by a hypertext link.
Sponsor is not responsible for any fraud or misconduct on the part of the entrants. Should an entrant engage in fraud or misconduct of any nature, including but not limited to a violation of the Official Rules, such entrant shall be subject to immediate disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, modify or amend the Competition at any time if the fairness, integrity, and or proper administration of the Competition is jeopardized.
IN NO EVENT SHALL, THE SPONSOR BE LIABLE TO ENTRANT FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, OR FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS COMPETITION.
Entrant’s sole damages shall be limited to entrant’s actual out of pocket expenses, excluding attorneys’ fees. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND COMPETITION ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSES AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
8 ADDITIONAL LIMITATIONS
Prize is non-transferable. No substitution or cash equivalent of prizes is permitted. Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives are not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Competition, including, but not limited to, errors in any printing or posting or these Official Rules, the selection and announcement of any winner, or the distribution of any prize. Any attempt to damage the content or operation of this Competition is unlawful and subject to possible legal action by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate, suspend or amend the Competition, without notice, and for any reason, including, without limitation, if Sponsor determines that the Competition cannot be conducted as planned or should a virus, bug, tampering or unauthorized intervention, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Competition. In the event any tampering or unauthorized intervention may have occurred, Sponsor reserves the right to void suspect entries at issue.
Sponsor and its respective parent, affiliate and subsidiary companies, agents, and representatives, and any telephone network or service providers, are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human error, technical malfunction, lost or delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failure or malfunction of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, the inability to access any website or online service or any other error, human or otherwise.
RELEASE: All entrants agree to release the Sponsor & Others and Facebook from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses of any kind to persons and property, including any accident, loss, injury or death resulting from entry into the Competition and/or occurring or in any way related to the Prizes.
By participating, where allowable by law, entrant grants to Sponsor the worldwide right to publish, broadcast and use in any media, including the World Wide Web, participant’s entry, name, picture, and likeness, without limitation, for promotional and advertising purposes without additional compensation.
10 COMPETITION SPONSOR
This Competition is sponsored by:
The University Library of Southern Denmark
11 GENERAL CONDITIONS
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Competition, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Competition, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Competition or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.
Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Competition may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
No purchase necessary. The Competition is void where prohibited. Drawing is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations.
By accepting the prize, the winner acknowledges that Sponsor has neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or to any portion thereof.
Any information collected by registering to enter the Competition shall be used only in a manner consistent with these Official Rules.