Contest Terms & Conditions

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Published on June 13, 2013

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Pin It To Win It Contest Period:

The Pin It To Win It Contest (“Contest”), sponsored by the Back and Neck Care Centre begins at 9:00 AM Eastern Time (ET) on Monday, 17 June 2013 and ends at 11:59 PM midnight ET on 8 July 2013 (the “Contest Period”).

Eligibility:

Open only to legal Canadian Residents who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Employees of the Sponsors and other vendor agencies involved in this Contest, as well as immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee, are not eligible to enter. The Contest is subject to all applicable provincial and local laws and regulations. Entry in the Contest constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to, and acceptance of, these Official Rules.

How to Enter:

Beginning 9:00 AM Eastern Time (ET) on Monday, 17 June 2013 and ends at 11:59PM ET on 8 July 2013, go to http://pinterest.com/pin/132504414009208255/ and submit a Pinterest board entitled THANKS TO BACK AND NECK CARE CENTRE, containing at least 4 pins from www.BackandNeck.ca. You must be a member of Pinterest.com to enter, and you must be following Back and Neck’s Pinterest pages, http://www.pinterest.com/BackandNeckCare. If you do not have a Pinterest account, you can sign up for one here: http://pinterest.com/landing. Limit (1) one entry per person for Contest. 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. No mechanically reproduced entries permitted. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt. If there is a dispute as to the identity of an online entrant, the prize will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the email address. The “authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the email address is assigned by an internet service provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.

Prize:

The prize is an assortment of ObusForme products available at www.obusforme.com. The approximate total retail value of the grand prize set is $300.00 CAD, as determined by current market conditions. The prize ships via Common Carrier. The prizes are not transferable or assignable. The prizes cannot be redeemed for cash or substituted for any other items by any winner.

Winner:

Winner is selected through a drawing to be conducted at Back and Neck Care Centre’s office on or about 15 July 2013 from all eligible entries. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by the Sponsors, whose decisions on all matters relating to the Contest  shall be final and binding. The winner will be contacted with the information provided during entry. The Sponsors shall have no liability for any potential prize winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by any potential prize winner for any reason. Winners will be contacted within ten (10) business days after the end of the Contest. If, despite reasonable efforts, any potential prize winner does not respond within 10) days of the first notification attempt, or if the prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential prize winner, such potential prize winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected at random from the total remaining eligible entries. If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner may be selected from the total remaining eligible entries. The Sponsors are not responsible for false or incorrectly entered contact information. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and unfettered discretion to disqualify any entry that it believes contains obscene, offensive or inappropriate content, that does not comply with these official rules or that is not consistent with the spirit or theme of the contest. The decision of the Sponsor and judges is final and binding on all matters relating to the Contest.

Disclosure Statement:

The information entrants provide the Sponsors will be used for contacting winners regarding the Contest, regarding our products and services, and to send entrants information on deals and promotions from the Sponsors. Your information is used exclusively by the Sponsors and is NEVER sold or shared with any third parties.

Privacy Policy:

We value your privacy. Information entered will only be used to contact winners regarding the Contest, regarding our products and services and to send entrants information on deals and promotions from the Sponsors. Your information is used exclusively by the Sponsors and is NEVER sold or shared with any third parties.

Publicity Release:

Each entrant acknowledges that his/her entry in the Contest constitutes that entrant’s consent for the Sponsors to use, publish, reproduce and for all purposes, including publicity, promotion and advertising, in any media (including without limitation, the Internet, television or offline promotions), each winner’s name, voice, likeness, and any portion thereof, each extending throughout the universe and in perpetuity without further compensation, credit or right of review or approval.

Delivery Disclaimer:

The Sponsors disclaim all liability for inadvertent electronic disconnections, acts beyond their control, or otherwise. The Sponsors disclaim all liability for any delays, misdelivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by electronic transmission, or other delivery method. The Sponsors are not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online entrant’s ability to participate in the Contest, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest.

Limitation of Liability and Other Conditions:

The Sponsors reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest or any portion hereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason: (a) infection by computer virus, bugs, interruption in wireless calling devices or wireless service, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the Sponsors’ sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, (b) the Contest or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of entries per these Official Rules, or © theContest is otherwise not capable of running as planned. Entrants agree to release, hold harmless and indemnify the Sponsors and their parent, subsidiary companies, affiliates, divisions, franchisees, representatives, consultants, subcontractors, suppliers, distributors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, and their officers, directors, employees, shareholders and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or entry into the Contest or acceptance, delivery or use of any prize. The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information or other errors in the printing, offering or administration of the Contest or in the announcement of the prize(s) and assume no responsibility for (i) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, or wireless calling service, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other conditions, (ii) failure of any entry to be received by the Sponsors due to technical problems, telephone service problems, human error, or wireless calling service, (iii) communication line, hardware and/or software failures, malfunction of phones (including wireless phones/handsets), phone lines, other communications malfunctions, unavailable network connections, cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless service, (iv) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Contest, or damage to mobile phone or other PDA device, (v) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or entry information, or (vi) entries which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof). Any entrant who attempts to tamper with this Contest in any way shall be disqualified. By participating, entrants agree that the foregoing parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guaranty, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to any prize. The Sponsors and their advertising and promotion agencies are not responsible for cancellations, postponements, or delays. The Sponsors shall have the sole discretion to administer the Contest and interpret and apply the Official Rules.

Taxes:

Any valuation of the prizes stated above is based on available information provided to the Sponsors, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. All taxes, including provincial, Country and local taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winners.

Disputes:

Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the province of Ontario, Canada. The Province and courts in Toronto, Ontario, Canada shall have exclusive jurisdiction over all disputes arising out of or connected with the Contest. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the province of Ontario and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the province of Ontario. All judgments or awards shall be limited to actual incurred out-of-pocket expenses (excluding attorney’s fees) associated with participation in the Contest and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.

Conditions of Participation:

Entrants must have valid e-mail address and it is entrant’s responsibility to update Sponsor of any change in e-mail address. Expenses not specifically included in prize description and all taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner. Each prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied outside of manufacturer’s limited warranty. No transfer, assignment or substitution of a prize permitted, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize for an item of equal or greater value in the event an advertised prize is unavailable. All federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Entrants agree to be bound by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to this Promotion. Winners (and parent or legal guardian if winner is a minor) may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release and where legally permissible a Publicity Release within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. Failure to comply with this deadline may result in forfeiture of the prize and selection of an alternate winner. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner. Winner hereby further agrees that it will sign any documents necessary to transfer copyright of the entry to Sponsor within 7 days following the date of first attempted notification. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness, biographical material and/or entry (including an altered form of the entry) for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsor, its advertising and promotion agencies and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representative agents, successors, assigns, officers, directors, and employees harmless for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in the Promotion or acceptance or use of the prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Promotion or in the announcement of the prize.

Internet:

Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor or presenter on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof. If for any reason the Internet portion of the program is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in a Promotion if it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to abuse, threaten or harass other entrants. Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.

Important:

The Giveaway is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Pinterest. By participating in the Contest, each entrant releases and agrees to indemnify Pinterest and the Sponsors and hold them harmless from and against any and all costs, claims, damages (including, without limitation, any special, incidental or consequential damages), or any other injury, whether due to negligence or otherwise, to person(s) or property (including, without limitation, death or violation of any personal rights, such as violation of right of publicity/privacy, libel or slander), due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in and/or entry into the Contest or acceptance, delivery or use of any prize. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest should be directed to OBUSFORME, 344 CONSUMERS RD, TORONTO, ONTARIO M2J 1P8.

Official Rules/Winners’ List Requests:

For a copy of these Official Rules or a list of prize winners, send a separate, self- addressed, stamped envelope to Pin It To Win It Contest, c/o OBUSFORME, 344 CONSUMERS RD, TORONTO, ONTARIO M2J 1P8. Requests for a list of prize winners must be received within three months after the end of the Contest Period.

Sponsors:

The Contest is co-sponsored and administered by Back and Neck Care Centre and OBUSFORME, 344 CONSUMERS RD, TORONTO, ONTARIO M2J 1P8.