The 30 Year Throwback Contest

Official Rules & Regulations

The 30 Year Throwback Contest Official Rules & Regulations,

No purchase is necessary to enter or win. A purchase does not increase the chances of winning.

Eligibility: This contest is open only to those who are 18 years of age and older and reside in Canada (excluding Quebec). BLANCO Canada and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors involved with this Contest, and those living in the same household of such persons and the Independent Contest Organization are not eligible to enter or win.

Contest Period: Entries will be accepted online through Instagram starting on Monday, July 6, 2020 and ending Sunday July 26, 2020 at 11:59 pm EST. There will be three (3) official ‘The 30 Year Throwback Contest’ entry posts to enter within the contest period: Monday July 6, 2020 – Sunday July 12, 2020 at 11:59 pm EST, Monday July 13, 2020 – Sunday July 19, 2020 at 11:59 pm EST, and Monday July 20, 2020 – July 26, 2020 at 11:59 pm EST. Entries must be received by July 26, 2020 by 11:59 pm EST.

How to Enter: The Contest must be entered by following @blancocanada on Instagram, and commenting on an official ‘The 30 Year Throwback Contest’ entry post with an answer to the question, and tagging at least three different (3) friends. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of BLANCO Canada. You may enter a total of three (3) times – one (1) entry per official ‘The 30 Year Throwback Contest’ entry post. You must provide the information requested. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of BLANCO Canada.

Prizes: There will be a total of three (3) Winners. The Winner(s) of the Contest (the “Winner”) will each receive a BLANCO Unit Prize Pack, which includes a choice of one (1) BLANCO sink, one (1) BLANCO faucet, and up to three (3) BLANCO accessories. BLANCO Unit Prize Pack total list price value of up to $4000.00 CDN per winner. Contest excludes the following product families: PRECISION Durinox, PRECISION, RADIUS 10, ATTIKA, PROFINA and CERANA. BLANCO Accessories include SOLON Organic Waste System, Grids, Cutting Boards, Crockery Baskets, Workstation, Rails, Mesh Baskets, Racks, Strainers, Crumb Cups, A/C Adaptor, CapFlow, Blancoclean, Deck Plates and Sink Clips. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. Prize based on product availability.

The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by BLANCO Canada. cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at BLANCO Canada’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, provincial, and/or municipal taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for BLANCO Canada to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.

Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of BLANCO Canada as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Contest.

Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected at random under the supervision of BLANCO Canada. There will be a total of three (3) winner(s), one (1) winner per official ‘The 30 Year Throwback Contest’ entry post. One (1) winner will be chosen on Monday July 13, 2020, one (1) winner will be chosen on July 20, 2020, and one (1) winner will be chosen on Monday July 27, 2020. Winner will be notified by someone from the BLANCO Canada Marketing department through Instagram Direct and Instagram Story within 7 business days following selection of Winner. BLANCO Canada shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information.

To be declared the winner, the selected entrant must answer correctly, without any assistance of any kind, a mathematical skill-testing question. The selected entrant will also be required to sign a Declaration and Release Form confirming compliance with the official rules, acceptance of the Prize as awarded, without substitution, and releasing the BLANCO Canada and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability in connection with the Prize or the Contest. The Release Form must be signed and returned to the Independent Contest Organization within 30 days from the time award notification was sent or the Prize will be forfeited. If Winner cannot be contacted or does not respond to the Instagram Direct or Instagram Story, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within thirty (30) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Prize will be delivered to the Winner, by the Sponsor to the address indicated on the Release Form, within sixty (60) days of being declared the Winner or when prize is available. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Contest is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (at BLANCO Canada’s sole discretion) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CONTEST, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that anyone acting on behalf of BLANCO Canada, and BLANCO Canada licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Contest, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless BLANCO Canada from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which BLANCO Canada may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.

Terms & Conditions: BLANCO Canada reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond BLANCO Canada's control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Contest. In such case, BLANCO Canada may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by BLANCO Canada reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. BLANCO Canada has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Contest rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, BLANCO Canada reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless BLANCO Canada and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

Disputes: This Contest IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF [Federal/Provincial Government] WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Contest, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in [location] having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the BLANCO Canada website.