NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
ShoeBuy’s Converse Squad Goals Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to persons who are legal residents of, and physically located within, the 50 United States or D.C., age 18 or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Employees of ShoeBuy, Converse, and their affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotional agencies, and the immediate family members (herein, defined as spouse, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses, regardless of residence and any person living in such a person’s household, whether related or not) of each, as well as the employees of any company affiliated siblings, children and each of their respective spouses, regardless of residence and any person living in such a person’s household, whether related or not) of each, as well as the employees of any company affiliated with the Sweepstakes and collectively with the foregoing persons or entities, (the “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to participate.
This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM OR TWITTER, nor is FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM OR TWITTER associated with the Sweepstakes in any way. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes must be directed to the Sponsor or Administrator, and not to FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, OR TWITTER.
Sweepstakes starts at 8:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on February 26, 2017 and ends at 11:59 PM PT on March 6, 2017 (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”).
HOW TO ENTER
To enter the Sweepstakes, comment on the Converse Squad Goals Sweepstakes Facebook post, Instagram post, or Twitter post. Limit: one (1) Entry per day per entrant during the Sweepstakes Entry Period.
Alternative means of entry: To enter without a purchase, during the Sweepstakes Period, send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org with your name, address, phone number, email address, and age using the subject line “ShoeBuy’s Converse Sweepstakes.” Entries must be sent during the Sweepstakes Period and received no later than 11:59 PM PT pm on March 6, 2017. Any entries received after March 6, 2017 will not be valid. Limit one (1) prize per individual household. Only one (1) entry per email per day. Incomplete or illegible entries are not eligible.
Entries using macro, robotic, script, or other forms of automatic entry will be disqualified. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. If there is a dispute as to the identity of Entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder associated with the winning Entry. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.
PRIZE AND ITS APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”)
Two (2) Prizes (1 female, 1 male) – Female winner: Five (5) pairs of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Shoreline Sneakers in color Blue Coast/White (ARV $55) and five (5) Converse backpacks (ARV $40). Male winner: Five (5) pairs of Converse Chuck Taylor All Star Syde Street Mid Sneakers in color Thunder/Black/White (ARV $74.95) and five (5) Converse backpacks (ARV $40).
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Prizes pictured in advertising, marketing or promotional materials are for illustrative purposes only. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between statements contained in any such materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. Any applicable taxes and all other costs/expenses not specifically identified in these Official Rules are the sole responsibility of each Winner.
The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions, or any act or omission whatsoever with respect to the Prize. Prize is nontransferable and no substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, other than as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize of equal or greater monetary value if the Prize cannot be awarded as described for any reason.
RANDOM DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION
Two (2) potential winners (“Potential Winners”) will be selected from the collective entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry period via a random drawing conducted by the Sponsor on or about March 6, 2017. The Potential Winners need not be present to win, and will be contacted by the Sponsor via Facebook, Instagram or Twitter or email on or about three (3) business days after the Drawing to obtain additional information needed to verify the eligibility of the Potential Winner and send him/her their prize after he/she is confirmed. The potential winner will have seventy-two (72) hours from the time Sponsor sends notification to accept and complete the official winner notification email requests before receipt of the Prize. If potential winner does not claim prize by responding to notification within seventy-two (72) hours or if potential winner is deemed ineligible, potential winner forfeits prize.
Potential Winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability and publicity release (“Affidavit”) at Sponsor discretion before she/he is confirmed as a Winner. Should this be the case, the Potential Winner must return the completed Affidavit within five (5) business days from the date of notification or prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner selected at random. Once the Potential Winner’s eligibility is verified, s/he will be confirmed as a winner (“Winner”).
By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to by bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes, which are final and binding. The Winner is solely responsible for all local, state and federal taxes on the prize including sales or use taxes, as well as any expenses related to participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance of his/her Prize. By participating, each Entrant agrees to, releases and holds the Sweepstakes Entities and their respective divisions, affiliates, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, and representatives (collectively “Releases”) harmless from any injury, loss, or damage to person, including death, personal injury or loss or damage to property due in-whole or in-part, directly or indirectly to the acceptance or use/misuse of the Prize, participation in any promotion-related activity, or participation in the Sweepstakes. Entrants also accept and agree to be bound by the Official Rules and decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which are final and binding. This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws and is void where prohibited. By accepting the Prize, Winner agrees, where imposing such condition is legal, that Sponsor and their designees shall have the right, but not the obligation, to use of his/her name, city and state of residence and/or likeness for advertising and publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without further compensation, permission or notification and, upon request, will confirm consent to such use in writing. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the offer or administration of this Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of Winner and Prize. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Sweepstakes, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes as planned is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state, or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction (each a “Force Majeur” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the sweepstakes and award the Prize from among all eligible Entries received up to that date. In the event of any changes to the Facebook invitation system made by Facebook during the Sweepstakes Entry Period that restrict the awarding of Additional Entries, that portion of the Additional Entries will be discontinued. All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity (individually, “Claim”) arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, the meaning or interpretation of the rules or the Prize awarded shall be resolved by applying the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. All Claims shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action and all Claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include attorneys’ fees, and under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
ShoeBuy, 101 Arch Street, Floor 16, Boston, MA 02110 (“Sponsor”), whose decisions are final and binding as to all aspects of this sweepstakes.
For the name of the winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope on or before April 1, 2017 to: ShoeBuy Social Media Team, ShoeBuy, 101 Arch Street, Floor 16, Boston, MA 02110.
If you wish to Comment on the Post but do not want to enter the Sweepstakes, please send your name as it appears on your Facebook Account via e-mail to email@example.com with the subject line “Sweepstakes Entry Opt-out” by March 6, 2017.