ZOZOBRA 2014 CONTEST RULES AND LEGAL DISCLAIMER

ZOZOBRA 2014 CONTEST RULES AND LEGAL DISCLAIMER

Only one (1) winner per contest prize unless otherwise specified.

Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, its board, and its members reserve sole and final judgment as to all matters concerning contests and interpretation of contest rules.

By entering any contest run by Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, you agree to abide by the following terms:

How To Enter/Eligibility

No purchase is necessary to enter our contests. Only one (1) contest entry per person, per contest prise unless otherwise stated.

Contestants must be over 18 years of age and legal resident of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia to enter unless otherwise specified. Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe members are not eligible to enter the contest associated with Zozobra in which they are participating.  Entries must be sent using the formats/forms provided and sent to correct email addresses/delivered to the authorized agent.

Contest Deadlines

The Zozobra 2014 contest ends on August 15th, 2014. All entries must be submitted on or before midnight MDT on the date set forth for the contest.

Winner Selection and Notification

The odds of winning vary due to the number of entrants and the quality of entries. All drawing winners will be notified by email /or phone and must respond within 48 hours. Contest prize sponsors will contact winners by email to confirm winnings. The decisions made by the judges regarding each contest or drawing are final and binding.

Winner Disqualification

If a winner cannot be reached after a reasonable amount of effort has been made to notify the winner of the prize, the winner forfeits his/her rights to the winning prize. If a winner does not get in touch with the prize sponsor(s) within 2 days of winning, the winner forfeits his/her prize. If an email returns undeliverable, the winner forfeits his/her rights to the prize. While we do send emails requesting follow-up information to each winner, Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe assumes no responsibility to ensure winner response.

General Conditions

No purchase necessary. Making a purchase will not increase your chances of winning a prize. Void in Canada, Puerto Rico and where prohibited by law. All decisions of Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe are final. By entering, participants warrant and represent that they agree to be bound by these contest rules and the final decisions of Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe. All taxes on any prize won are the sole responsibility of each winner, including, without limitation, any federal, state, or local taxes, which may be deemed applicable in such winner’s jurisdiction of residence.  Winner(s) shall be solely responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes incurred by acceptance and use of the prize(s) (or any portion thereof), if applicable. Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe reserves the right to cancel contests at any time for any reason. Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe reserves the right to modify the dates and/or terms of contests at any time without prior notice. Contests are subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and shall be governed by New Mexico law. By participating, entrants agree that New Mexico courts shall have exclusive jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to the contest or sweepstakes and agree that Santa Fe County, New Mexico shall be the venue for the same.

Prizes may not be substituted or transferred by any contest winner and a winner may not receive cash redemption equal to the value of the prize in lieu of the prize. Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe reserves the right to substitute alternate prizes of equal or comparable value.

Prizes are offered “as is” with no written, express, or implied warranty. Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe is not responsible for replacing.

Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe and their agents are not responsible for late, lost, illegible, misdirected, mutilated or incomplete entries. Anyone using fraudulent means to participate and/or win the contest will be disqualified.  Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or prematurely conclude a contest should any computer virus, malfunction, fraud, tampering, unauthorized intervention or other cause beyond their control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the contest. In the event a contest is canceled prematurely for any reason, Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe will use reasonable efforts to pick an alternate winner, but in the event an alternate winner cannot be determined, the prize(s) will not be awarded.

WINNER FULLY UNDERSTANDS AND ASSUMES ALL RISKS. WARNING: WINNER IS AWARE THAT THE PRODUCTION OF ‘WILL SHUSTER’S ZOZOBRA’ USES GUNPOWDER, FIREWORKS, LOUD SOUND SYSTEM AND OTHER POTENTIELY DANGEROUS DEVICES. WINNER VOLUNTARILY ASSUMES ALL RISKS AND DAMAGES INCIDENTAL TO WILL SHUSTER’S ZOZOBRA. WHETHER OCCURRING PRIOR TO DURING OR AFTER THE EVENT. WINNER VOLUNTARILY AGREES THAT THE KIWANIS CLUB OF SANTA FE, THE SANTA FE DOWNTOWN KIWANIS FOUNDATION, THE CITY OF SANTA FE, PARTICIPANTS, ALL RESPECTIVE AGENTS, OFFICERS & DIRECTORS AND VOLUNTEERS, ARE EXPRESSLY RELEASED BY WINNER FROM ANY CLAIMS ARISING FROM SUCH CAUSES. ANY USE IN ANY FORM OF WILL SHUSTER’S ZOZOBRA WITHOUT PRIOR WRITTEN AUTHORIZATION IS NOT ALLOWED OR GRANTED BY WINNING THE CONTEST. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED AND DEFENDED. UNAUTHORIZED USE OF WILL SHUSTER’S ZOZOBRA MAY RESULT IN CIVIL OR CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.

Contestant Releases

Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use winners name, city, state, and winning entry for promotional purposes.

Contest entry constitutes permission to use winning submissions on Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe website and its affiliated websites without further compensation. Furthermore, entry constitutes permission to archive your winning entries indefinitely on any webpage on these websites.

Contestants agree that the sole and final judgment as to all matters concerning contests and interpretation of contest rules are at the sole discretion of Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, its board, and its members.

Contestants agree that the American Arbitration Association shall have jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to the contests sponsored by Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, should any part of this agreement not be legally binding.

Releases/Hold Harmless

Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, its board, its members, its volunteers, its advertisers, and its prize donors are not liable or responsible for:

  • any claims, damages, losses, injuries, or death including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, any contest, including entry and participation in any contest and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes.
  • entries that do not follow guidelines.
  • entries and responses to winner notifications that are illegible, incomplete, late, lost, misdelivered, marked postage-due, or undeliverable.
  • any technical or human errors, malfunctions, failures, etc. resulting in participation of contests.

Prize Releases

Kiwanis Club of Santa Fe, its board, its members, its affiliates, and its advertisers are not liable or responsible for:

  • substituting another prize in lieu of the original prize.

Privacy

We will not sell your address or personal information. Your address/phone number is required so that the contest sponsors may contact you regarding your prize, should you win.