We'll select 1 random winner on August 15, 2019
Copyright 2019 Blood Centers of America
Gaming PC Giveaway Terms and Conditions
NO PURCHASE OR DONATION IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR DONATION WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING.
Eligibility: The giveaway is open to legal residents of the United States, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older (or the age of majority, whichever is greater) and of legal age to form a binding contract. Employees of Sponsor and their family members are prohibited from entering. Entrants are subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.
Sponsor: The giveaway is sponsored by Blood Centers of America, Inc., 1300 Division Road Suite 102 West Warwick, RI 02893 (“Sponsor”).
Agreement to Official Rules: By participating in this giveaway (the “Giveaway”), entrants agree to abide by the terms and conditions thereof as established by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to qualify all entries and to reject any entries that do not meet the requirements for participation as established by Sponsor.
Giveaway Period: The Giveaway begins on July 22, 2019 at 9:00 AM ET and ends on August, 2, 2019 at 9:00 PM ET (the “Giveaway Period”). Entries received before or after the Giveaway Period are void. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Giveaway.
How to Enter: During the Giveaway Period, there are two ways to enter: (1) post a photo of yourself donating blood on Twitter using the hashtag #healforrealgiveaway and tag @bcabloodcenters and @teamliquid in the Tweet; or (2) visit Sponsor’s website to enter without a donation at www.healforreal.us (each an “Entry”). Regardless of the method of entry, limit one (1) Entry per person.
If you choose to enter via Twitter, visit twitter.com during the Giveaway Period and either (a) log in to your Twitter account or (b) create a free Twitter account if you do not already have one (please note that you must agree to Twitter’s Terms of Service). Before entering the Giveaway, the “Protect my Tweets” option in your account settings must be set to “OFF”. Tweets must be uploaded in accordance with the Twitters Terms of Service (https://twitter.com/tos?lang=en).
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, delayed, incomplete, or misdirected entries or entries not received by the close of the Giveaway Period. Sponsor also assumes no responsibility for computer system, hardware, software or program malfunctions or other errors, failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human or technical in nature, or for damaged, lost, late, illegible or misdirected entries; technical, hardware, software, electronic or telephone failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; fraudulent, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by Sponsor, the users, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Giveaway; or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of submissions or downloading that may limit, delay or prevent an entrant’s ability to participate in the Giveaway.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Giveaway and award the prizes from entries received up to the time of termination or suspension should causes beyond Sponsor’s control, including unauthorized human intervention, which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, corrupt, compromise or materially affect the administration, fairness, security or proper play of the Giveaway or proper submission of entries. Sponsor is not liable for any loss, injury or damage caused, whether directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from downloading data or otherwise participating in this Giveaway.
Selection of Winner: On or about August 15, 2019, one (1) winner (the “Winner”) will be selected at random from all eligible Entries received. The odds of winning are not calculable in advance and depend on the number of eligible Entries received.
Notification of Winner: The Winner will be notified via email or via direct message through Twitter on or about August 15, 2019. If the Winner does not acknowledge acceptance of his or her prize within ten (10) business days after being notified that he or she is the Winner, another Winner may be chosen using the same procedure specified above.
Requirements of the Winner: Sponsor may require the Winner to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release, wherever lawful, as a precondition to award of a prize. If the Winner fails to sign and return the requested documents to Sponsor, that Winner may be disqualified, and the prize will thereafter be awarded to an alternate Winner from the remaining entrants using the procedure specified above.
Prize: The Winner will receive one (1) Alienware Aurora Gaming Desktop, 9th Gen Intel® Core™ i5 9400 (6-Core, 9MB Cache, up to 4.1GHz with Intel® Turbo Boost Technology) specifications can be found at https://www.dell.com/en-us/shop/cty/pdp/spd/alienware-aurora-r8-desktop. The estimated retail value of the Prize is $849.99 USD. Sponsor will issue the Winner a Form 1099. Taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner. All equipment, options and accessories not specified above are the sole responsibility of the Winner. The Prize is not transferable, non-exchangeable and cannot be redeemed for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a different Prize of approximately equivalent value in its sole discretion. THE PRIZE IS AWARDED AS IS AND WITHOUT CONDITION, WARRANTY, GUARANTEE OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE), EXCEPT FOR ANY PRODUCT WARRANTIES CUSTOMARILY OFFERED BY THE PRIZE MANUFACTURER.
Release and Publicity: You are participating in the Giveaway voluntarily. You assume all such risks and all related damages and losses, whether caused in whole or in part by any act or omission of Sponsor or its affiliates, or any of their officers, directors, employees, agents, partners and licensors (“Sponsor Parties”), even where such acts or omissions are negligent. You voluntarily release, waive, discharge and hold harmless the Sponsor Parties from any and all claims, demands or causes of action for property damage, bodily injury, wrongful death, loss of services or other claims arising from or relating to your participation in the Giveaway and/or acceptance, possession and use of any prize.
YOU ACKNOWLEDGE AND AGREE THAT THE SPONSOR PARTIES SHALL NOT BE LIABLE FOR ANY LOST PROFITS OR DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, SPECIAL, EXEMPLARY, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, DAMAGES ARISING FROM ANY TYPE OR MANNER OF COMMERCIAL, BUSINESS OR FINANCIAL LOSS, EVEN IF THE SPONSOR PARTIES HAD ACTUAL OR CONSTRUCTIVE KNOWLEDGE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES AND REGARDLESS OF WHETHER SUCH DAMAGES WERE FORESEEABLE.
SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TYPOGRAPHICAL OR OTHER ERROR IN THE PRINTING OF THE OFFER OR ADMINISTRATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR IN THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF ANY PRIZES. BY RECEIPT OF ANY PRIZE AND BY SIGNING AN AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE, IF REQUESTED, THE WINNER CONSENTS TO THE USE OF HIS OR HER NAME AND ADDRESS BY SPONSOR FOR ADVERTISING AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES, WITHOUT ANY ADDITIONAL COMPENSATION, EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED. NO ENTRIES WILL BE RETURNED. ALL ENTRIES BECOME THE PROPERTY OF SPONSOR.
Governing Law: These Terms and Conditions shall be governed by and construed and enforced in accordance with the United States Federal Arbitration Act, other applicable federal laws and the laws of the State of Rhode Island, without regard to conflict of laws principles.
DISPUTES: ANY DISPUTE OR CLAIM ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING IN ANY WAY TO THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS, YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE VALIDITY, APPLICABILITY OR INTERPRETATION OF THESE TERMS AND CONDITIONS (“CLAIM”), SHALL BE RESOLVED BY BINDING ARBITRATION RATHER THAN IN COURT, EXCEPT THAT YOU MAY ASSERT CLAIMS IN SMALL CLAIMS COURT IF YOUR CLAIMS QUALIFY. THERE IS NO JUDGE OR JURY IN ARBITRATION, AND COURT REVIEW OF AN ARBITRATION AWARD IS LIMITED.
The arbitration will be conducted by the American Arbitration Association (AAA) under its then-applicable rules, including (as appropriate) its Consumer Arbitration Rules. The AAA's rules are available at http://www.adr.org/. Payment of all filing, administration and arbitrator fees will be governed by the AAA’s rules. The arbitration shall be conducted in the English language by a single independent and neutral arbitrator. For any hearing conducted in person as part of the arbitration, you agree that the hearing will be conducted in Providence, Rhode Island or, if the Consumer Arbitration Rules apply, another location reasonably convenient to both parties with due consideration of their ability to travel and other pertinent circumstances, as determined by the arbitrator. The decision of the arbitrator on all matters relating to a Claim shall be final and binding. Judgment on the arbitral award may be entered in any court of competent jurisdiction.
WE EACH AGREE THAT ALL CLAIMS SHALL BE RESOLVED ONLY ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS AND NOT IN A CLASS, CONSOLIDATED OR REPRESENTATIVE ACTION OR ARBITRATION. IF FOR ANY REASON A CLAIM PROCEEDS IN COURT RATHER THAN IN ARBITRATION, WE EACH WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A JURY TRIAL AND AGREE THAT SUCH CLAIM SHALL BE BROUGHT ONLY IN A COURT OF COMPETENT JURISDICTION IN AUSTIN, TEXAS. YOU HEREBY SUBMIT TO THE PERSONAL JURISDICTION AND VENUE OF SUCH COURTS AND WAIVE ANY OBJECTION ON THE GROUNDS OF VENUE, FORUM NON-CONVENIENS OR ANY SIMILAR GROUNDS WITH RESPECT TO ANY SUCH CLAIM.
Severability: If any provision of these Giveaway Rules is held to be invalid or unenforceable under applicable law, then such provision shall be construed, limited, modified or, if necessary, severed to the extent necessary to eliminate its invalidity or unenforceability, without in any way affecting the remaining parts of these Giveaway Rules.
Giveaway Results and Official Rules: To obtain the identity of the prize winner and/or a copy of these Official Rules, send an email to email@example.com -or- send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Blood Centers of America, Inc., esports Giveaway, 1300 Division Road Suite 102 West Warwick, RI 02893.
Last modified July 23, 2019
I. Information We Collect
We collect information from You when You use the Services, contact or interact with us, fill out a form, and voluntarily provide us with Your comments and other content in connection with using the Services.
When You contact us, We may collect: Your name, email address, zip code, and any other information that You provide to us voluntarily.
When You submit information related to one of our contests or awards We may collect: Your name, email address, mailing address, phone number, date of birth, and anything else You voluntarily provide.
When You access and use the Services, We automatically collect information regarding You and Your device, including Your device’s Internet Protocol address, the domain name of Your Internet service provider, Your location, the Services features You use and the time of Your use, Your mobile device information (e.g. device model and operating system version), and aggregated information that cannot be used to specifically identify You. Additional information collected is described in the Analytics and Cookies sections below.
We may collect information about You from third-party sources.
· Twitter. We use Twitter to connect with You and to administer contests. If You connect with us through Twitter, We may receive Your public profile (which includes Your Twitter User ID, Your profile photo, Your public information, and Your connections’ User IDs), Your language, Your country, whether You are in an age group, for instance, between 18-20, or 21 and over, and other information from your Twitter profile. We may also be able to access, store, and update the information You share through Twitter.
II. How We Use Your Information
We use the information that We collect for several purposes, including:
· The purposes for which You provided it;
· To provide information and services to You;
· To conduct contests;
· To connect with Your social media accounts and share information with you, should you choose to connect with Heal for Real's social media accounts;
· To process and respond to Your inquiries and comments;
· To send You information about Your relationship or transactions with us;
· To administer, operate, and improve the Services or develop new services;
· To personalize and enhance Your experience using the Services;
· To send periodic emails. If You choose, the email address You provide may be used to send You occasional news, updates, etc. Note: If at any time You would like to unsubscribe from receiving future emails, We include detailed unsubscribe instructions at the bottom of each email;
· To generate and review reports and data about our user base and Service usage patterns;
· To analyze the accuracy, effectiveness, usability or popularity of the Services;
· To compile aggregate data for internal and external business purposes;
· To prevent fraud and abuse of the Services and to otherwise protect users and visitors and our organization;
· To assist law enforcement and respond to subpoenas; and
III. How Your Information is Disclosed
B. Business Changes. If We become involved in a merger, acquisition, sale of assets, joint venture, securities offering, bankruptcy, reorganization, liquidation, dissolution, or other transaction or if the ownership of all or substantially all of our organization otherwise changes, We may transfer Your information to a third party or parties in connection therewith.
D. Investigations and Law. We may disclose information about You to third parties if We believe that such disclosure is necessary to:
· Comply with the law or guidance and cooperate with government or law enforcement officials or private parties;
· Investigate, prevent or take action regarding suspected illegal activities, suspected fraud, the rights, reputation, safety, and property of us, users or others, or violations of our policies or other agreements with us;
· Respond to claims and legal process (for example, subpoenas); and/or
· Protect against legal liability.
E. Aggregated Information. We may share aggregated information relating to users of the Services with affiliated or unaffiliated third parties. This aggregated information does not contain personal information about any user.
G. Cookies and Other Tracking Technologies
Cookies are small files that are transferred to and stored on Your computer through Your Web browser (if You allow it) that enable the website’s or service provider’s system to recognize Your browser and capture and remember certain information. You can instruct Your browser to stop accepting cookies. But if You do not accept cookies, You may not be able to use all portions of all functionality of the Services.
· Persistent cookies remain on the visitor’s computer after the browser has been closed.
· Session cookies exist only during a visitor’s online session and disappear from the visitor’s computer when they close the browser software.
Flash cookies (also known as local shared objects) are data files that can be created on Your computer by the websites You visit and are a way for websites to store information for later use. Flash cookies are stored in different parts of Your computer from ordinary browser cookies. You can disable the storage of flash cookies. For additional information about managing and disabling flash cookies, please visit http://helpx.adobe.com/flash-player/kb/disable-local-shared-objects-flash.html.
Web beacons are small strings of code that provide a method for delivering a graphic image on a Web page or in an email message for the purpose of transferring data. You can disable the ability of Web beacons to capture information by blocking cookies.
We implement a variety of security measures to protect the safety of Your personal information when You enter, submit, or access Your personal information.
While We take reasonable measures to protect the information You submit via the Services against loss, theft and unauthorized use, disclosure, or modification, We cannot guarantee its absolute security. No Internet, email, or mobile application transmission is ever fully secure or error free. Email or other messages sent through the Services may not be secure. You should use caution whenever submitting information through the Services and take special care in deciding with which information You provide us.
Any information collected through the Services is stored and processed in the United States. If You use our Services outside of the United States, You consent to have Your data transferred to the United States.
V. Data Retention Policy, Managing Your Information
We will retain Your information for as long as You use the Services and for a reasonable time thereafter. We may maintain anonymized or aggregated data, including usage data, for analytics purposes. We may retain and use Your information as necessary to comply with our legal obligations, resolve disputes, and enforce our agreements, and/or the period required by laws in applicable jurisdictions. Please note that some or all of the information We have collected may be required for the Services to function properly.
VI. Links to Other Websites or Applications
VII. Your Choices Regarding Your Information
You have choices regarding the use of information by the Services.
· Changing Your Information – To change Your information, please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
· Closing Your Account –If the email account associated with Your email address is not active, We may remove it from our system without notice.
VIII. Information Collected From Other Websites and Mobile Applications and Do Not Track Policy
Your browser or device may offer You a “Do Not Track” option, which allows You to signal to operators of websites, web applications, mobile applications and services (including behavioral advertising services) that You do not wish such operators to track certain of Your online activities over time and/or across different websites or applications. Our Services do not support Do Not Track requests at this time, which means that We or our analytics providers or other third parties with which We are working may collect information about Your online activity both during and after Your use of the Services.
We do not knowingly collect personal information from an individual under age 13. If You are under the age of 13, please do not submit any personal information through the Services. If You have reason to believe that We may have accidentally received personal information from an individual under age 13, please contact us immediately at email@example.com.
XI. How to Contact Us
XII. Your California Privacy Rights
Section 1798.83 of the California Civil Code permits California residents to request from a business, with whom the California resident has an established business relationship, certain information about the types of personal information the business has shared with third parties for those third parties’ direct marketing purposes and the names and addresses of the third parties with whom the business has shared such information during the immediately preceding calendar year. You may make one request each year by emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org or writing us at Blood Centers of America, 1300 Division Road Suite 102, West Warwick, RI 02893.