Diabetic Living Magazine December 2018 Sweepstakes
Void outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia and where prohibited. Do not proceed to enter if you are not at least 18 years of age, a legal resident of, and located within, one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia at the time of entry. By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final on matters relating to this sweepstakes. This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Instagram. By entering this Sweepstakes, you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook or Instagram.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Diabetic Living 5 Days of Giving Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") begins at 12:01 AM CST on December 12, 2018 and ends at 11:59 PM CST on December 19, 2018. ("Sweepstakes Period"). The Sweepstakes Period will be divided into five (5) daily entry periods (each, a "Daily Entry Period"), as detailed below:
Daily Entry Period 1: Starts 12:01 a.m. CST on December 12, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CST on December 19, 2018. Winner drawn on or about: December 20, 2018.
Daily Entry Period 2: Starts 12:01 a.m. CST on December 13, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CST on December 19, 2018. Winner drawn on or about: December 20, 2018.
Daily Entry Period 3: Starts 12:01 a.m. CST on December 14, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CST on December 19, 2018. Winner drawn on or about: December 20, 2018.
Daily Entry Period 4: Starts 12:01 a.m. CST on December 17, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CST on December 19, 2018. Winner drawn on or about: December 20, 2018.
Daily Entry Period 5: Starts 12:01 a.m. CST on December 18, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. CST on December 19, 2018. Winner drawn on or about: December 20, 2018.
SPONSOR: Meredith Corporation, 1716 Locust St., Des Moines, Iowa ("Sponsor").
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, there are two (2) ways to enter:
1) Facebook: Log-in to your Facebook account, visit the Diabetic Living Facebook page at facebook.com/diabeticliving and do all of the following on the Sweepstakes post on the page posted by Sponsor for the applicable Daily Entry Period; (i) "like" the post, and (ii) leave a comment on the post that includes the hashtag #sweepstakes in your post to receive one (1) entry; OR
2) Instagram: Follow Diabetic Living on Instagram (if you are not doing so already). You can search "Diabetic Living" in the Instagram application or visit http://instagram.com/diabeticlivingmag in an internet browser to locate and follow @diabeticlivingmag. Then, do all of the following on the Sweepstakes post on the @diabeticlivingmag page posted by Sponsor for the applicable Daily Entry Period; (i) "like" the post, and (ii) leave a comment on the post that includes the hashtag #sweepstakes in your post to receive one (1) entry.
Data rates may apply for entrants who participate via their mobile devices. See your wireless service provider for pricing plan details and capabilities.
There is no cost to enter. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices, or by any means which subvert the entry process will be void. All entries must be submitted during an applicable Daily Entry Period to be eligible for the applicable Daily Entry Period drawing. A Facebook or Instagram account is required to enter this Sweepstakes and are available for free at http://facebook.com, and http://instagram.com, respectively.
Entry may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:
- is sexually explicit or suggestive; unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group; profane or pornographic; contains nudity;
- promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing);
- promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous; promotes any particular political agenda or message;
- is obscene or offensive; endorses any form of hate or hate group; appears to duplicate any other submitted entries;
- defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about other people or companies;
- contains trademarks, logos, or trade dress (such as distinctive packaging or building exteriors/interiors) owned by others, without permission;
- contains any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street addresses;
- contains copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings, and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media), without permission;
- contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission;
- contains look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead;
- communicates messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or good will to which Sponsor wishes to associate; and/or
- violates any law.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to: (i) verify any element of any entry, related materials or entrant's eligibility; (ii) to request additional information; and (iii) to disqualify any entrant whose participation may subject the Sweepstakes, Sponsor or Sponsor's advertisers, clients, or customers to controversy, negative publicity, scorn, or ridicule. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to provide any documentation or information deemed necessary by, and in a form acceptable to, Sponsor to satisfy the above requirement if asked by Sponsor to do so.
LICENSE FOR USE OF ENTRIES: By submitting an entry, each entrant grants, and represents and warrants that the entrant has the rights and authority necessary to grant, Sponsor an irrevocable, non-exclusive, fully sublicensable license and right to exploit, edit, modify, recreate, reconstruct and distribute the entry and all elements of such entry, including, without limitation, the photo or post, captions/descriptions and the likenesses of any individuals or locations embodied therein, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, worldwide, in perpetuity without compensation, permission or notification to entrant or any third party. By submitting an entry, entrant agrees to execute specific consent to the use of such entry as detailed herein if asked to do so by Sponsor.
LIMIT: One (1) entry per person per social media channel each Daily Entry Period. You may only use one (1) Facebook and/or one (1) Instagram account to enter this Sweepstakes.
ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (regardless of where they reside) or household members, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. "Immediate family members" shall mean spouses, parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, and their respective spouses. "Household members" shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months per year.
WINNER SELECTION/DRAWING: On or about December 20, 2018 Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to select one (1) potential winner from all eligible entries submitted throughout each Daily Entry Period. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received for each Daily Entry Period. Non-winning entries from one Daily Entry Period drawing will not be considered for any subsequent Daily Entry Period drawings.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified via Facebook or Instagram comment or direct message, depending on the entrant's method of entry and must respond to Sponsor within 72 hours of notification. Potential winners may be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, IRS W9 form, and Release of Liability/Publicity within ten (10) days of date of notification or an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries received for the applicable Daily Entry Period. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate winner may be selected for the applicable Daily Entry Period.
DAILY ENTRY PERIOD 1 PRIZES (4) (One (1) of each prize below will be available): Each winner will receive one (1) of the following prize items; (i) a Sugar Medical Universal Supply Case. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $25; (ii) a Sugar Medical Universal Supply Case Deluxe. ARV: $25; (iii) a James Diabetes Compact Case. ARV: $42; or (iv) a Diabete-Ezy Multi-Fit Case. ARV: $70.
DAILY ENTRY PERIOD 2 PRIZE (1): Winner will receive a Garmin Vivofit 4. ARV: $80.
DAILY ENTRY PERIOD 3 PRIZE (1): Winner will receive a Lodge Enamel Dutch Oven. ARV: $100.
DAILY ENTRY PERIOD 4 PRIZE (1): Winner will receive a Cuisinart Mini-Prep Processor and Tailor Apron. ARV of prize package: $64.
DAILY ENTRY PERIOD 5 PRIZE (1): Winner will receive a Black and Decker Chalkboard Slow Cooker. ARV: $30.
Limit one (1) prize per person and per household. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Winners may not substitute, assign or transfer a prize or redeem a prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided. Released Parties (as defined below) disclaim all and any liability for the actual provision, quality or nature of any prize (or portion thereof) accepted by a winner. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
ARBITRATION: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at a AAA regional office in New York, NY; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages including attorney's fees or any other damages, other than for entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
RELEASES: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release Sponsor, Facebook, Instagram and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Sweepstakes and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance, use or misuse of any prize (or portion thereof).
OTHER: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, undelivered, garbled or misdirected entries, photos, descriptions, hashtags, follow requests or emails; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, photos, posts, hashtags, descriptions, follow requests, or emails, the announcement of the prizes, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants' or to any other person's computer or mobile device related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this Sweepstakes if the Sweepstakes is compromised by virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes which, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, proper play or integrity of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or termination, Sponsor reserves the right to select the potential winners for the Daily Entry Period(s) at issue in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received for the applicable Daily Entry Period(s) prior to date of cancellation or termination. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the Facebook account or Instagram account associated with the entry and he/she must comply with these Official Rules. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the Facebook account by Facebook, or assigned to the Instagram account by Instagram. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS' FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Except where prohibited by law, entry constitutes permission to use each entrant's name, hometown (city and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to entrant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, or on a winner's list, if applicable. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable U. S. federal, state and local laws and regulations.
WINNERS' NAMES: For the names of the winners, available after December 30, 2018 send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winners' Names, Diabetic Living 5 Days of Giving Sweepstakes, 120 Graham Way, Suite 100, Shelburne, VT 05482.