SEARCHING FOR DISASTER PRE-ORDER SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR TO WIN. PURCHASE, OR ACCEPTANCE OF A PRODUCT OFFER, DOES NOT IMPROVE OR INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
How to enter: To enter the Sweepstakes, entrants may either:
Visit http://jenniferprobst.com/ (the “Promotion Website”) and follow the onscreen instructions to complete the entry form (an “Online Entry”). Entrants will be required to: (1) pre-order Jennifer Probst' SEARCHING FOR DISASTER and upload a picture of their receipt or other proof of purchase; (2) or sign up to receive her newsletter in the opt-in section (an “Alternate Method of Entry”). Maximum one entry per person. All entries must be completed and received by Sponsor at or before 11:59pm ET on October 9, 2016. Proof of sending or submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.
No other methods of entry will be accepted. The Sweepstakes begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 2, 2016 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on October 9, 2016 (“Promotion Period”). Online Entries must be received by 11:59 PM ET on October 9, 2016. The computer of the Sponsor (defined below) is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Limit of one (1) entry per person. If more than one (1) entry is submitted by the same person, only the first eligible entry submitted will be considered. By entering the Sweepstakes, the entrant (or the parent/legal guardian of the entrant if such entrant is under the age of majority in his/her state/province/territory of residence at the time of entry) agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Jennifer Probst (the “Sponsor”) which are final and binding. A copy of these Official Rules is available online at the Promotion Website.
Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is open internationally to entrants who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited. An entrant who is under the age of majority in his/her state/province/territory of residence as of the time of entry must obtain a parent or legal guardian’s consent prior to entry. The following individuals are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes: (1) employees and immediate family members of the Sponsor (Jennifer Probst), the Publisher, InkSlinger PR and their parent companies, affiliates, and subsidiaries, (2) members, owners, employees, or agents of agencies, entities and persons engaged in marketing and/or administration of this Sweepstakes. For the purpose of these Official Rules, “immediate family” means husband, wife, spouse, mother, father, brother, sister, son and/or daughter, whether or not they reside in the same household. Entries are deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry (i.e., the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address). Winners may be required to provide the Sponsor with proof that they are the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry, along with a valid U.S. mailing address and/or other contact information. No communication or correspondence will be exchanged with entrants except with the entrants selected for a Prize (as defined below).
Prize: Every entrant will receive an electronic copy of a bonus scene featuring some surprise characters from the Searching For series, written by Jennifer Probst, on October 10, 2016. The scene will be delivered via email using the email address given at the time of entry. In addition, 1 winner will be chosen by random drawing during the week of October 10, 2016. The winner will receive one (1) grand prize package listed on the promotional website. Please allow 6-8 weeks for delivery.
Sweepstakes Winners are responsible for all applicable taxes associated with the Prize, the Winner’s acceptance of the Prize, and any other cost or expense (excluding mailing costs for Sponsor to send the Prize to Winner, if any) not explicitly included in the description of the Prize. The Prize (and any and all portions thereof) must be accepted as awarded and cannot be transferred, assigned, substituted or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. In the event that a specific prize item is discontinued or otherwise unavailable, a prize item or cash of equal or greater value may be awarded to the Sweepstakes winner, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Odds of winning will vary, and are dependent on the total number of eligible entries received.
Winner Selection and Notification: On or about the week of October 10, 2016, the potential Winners will be selected by random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The potential Winner will be notified by e-mail and must respond within five (5) business days of notification to claim the Prize. The potential Winner may be required to provide proof of age, mailing addreses, and to sign and return and Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. If used, the Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release will require potential Winners to confirm: (i) eligibility for the Sweepstakes and compliance with these Official Rules; (ii) acceptance of the Prize as offered; (iii) release of the Sponsor and other Releasees (defined below) from any and all liability for loss, harm, damages, cost or expense arising out of participation in this Sweepstakes and receipt of the Prize, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation, or portrayal in a false light, or from any and all claims of third parties arising therefrom; and (iv) consent to Sponsor’s use of the Winner’s name, photograph, likeness, and biographical material in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, for purposes of advertising and publicity relating to the Sweepstakes, without further compensation, except as prohibited by law. If a potential Winner fails to respond within the stated timeline, refuses to sign and return requested Affidavits and Releases, or if a Prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable, the potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential Winner will be selected. Delivery of a Prize requires the Winner to provide a valid, U.S. mailing address (P.O. boxes are not accepted) to the Sponsor within the stated time to claim the Prize.
Conditions: The Sponsor and InkSlinger PR, are not responsible for printing, clerical or typographical errors of any kind or nature relating to entries. In no event will the Sponsor be obligated to award more than the stated number of Prizes. Each entrant (or the parent/legal guardian of the entrant if such entrant is under the age of majority in his/her state/province/territory of residence at the time of entry) agrees that the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, affiliates, representatives, employees, contractors, agents, and promotion agencies, as well as the Publisher, are not and will not be liable for damages, injuries, or losses of any kind resulting in whole or in part from the Sweepstakes, participation in the Sweepstakes, or from acceptance and/or use or misuse of the Prize. The Sponsor assumes no liability for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, undeliverable or misdirected entries, notifications and/or responses, or for any computer, online, software, hardware or technical malfunctions that may occur, including but not limited to malfunctions that may affect the transmission or non-transmission of an entry. The Sponsor is not responsible for damage to any participant’s computer system/software related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in connection with this Sweepstakes, or for any other cause or reason for failure of entries or any person’s inability to enter the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility or liability in the event that the Sweepstakes cannot be conducted as planned for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to reasons beyond the control of the Sponsor, such as infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes outside the control of the Sponsor which impair or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes. The Sponsor 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 Sweepstakes. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS. THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES AGAINST ANY VIOLATOR TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW AND TO REPORT POTENTIALLY ILLEGAL CONDUCT TO LAW ENFORCEMENT AND GOVERNMENT AGENCIES. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable e-mails resulting from any form of active or passive e-mail filtering by a participant’s Internet service provider and/or e-mail client or for insufficient space in participant’s e-mail account to receive e-mail. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law (in whole or in part) and is subject to all applicable laws and regulations.
Release and Indemnity: By participating in the Sweepstakes, the entrant (or the parent/legal guardian of the entrant if such entrant is under the age of majority in his/her state/province/territory of residence at the time of entry) hereby releases and discharges the Sponsor, Publisher, InkSlinger PR, any parent companies thereof, and all of their officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, representatives, subsidiaries, and affiliated entities (collectively, “Releasees”), from and against any and all claims, actions, liabilities, judgments, damages, penalties, costs, and expenses of any and every kind (including without limitation legal fees and costs of collection) relating to and/or in any way arising from or in relation to the entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or any Prize-related activity, or the acceptance, receipt, use or misuse of any Prize.
Furthermore, by participating in the Sweepstakes, the entrant (or the parent/legal guardian of the entrant if such entrant is under the age of majority in his/her state/province/territory of residence at the time of entry) hereby agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor, Publisher, InkSlinger PR, any of their parent companies, and all of their officers, directors, employees, contractors, agents, representatives, subsidiaries, and affiliated entities (collectively, the “Indemnitees”), from and against any and all claims, actions, liabilities, judgments, damages, penalties, costs, and expenses of any kind (including without limitation legal fees and costs of collection) relating to and/or in any way arising from or in relation to the entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or any Prize-related activity, or the acceptance, receipt, use or misuse of any Prize.
Termination: Subject to applicable laws and any required governmental approvals, the Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or suspend the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, and/or amend the Official Rules in any way, at any time, for any reason, without prior notice. In the event that the Sweepstakes is terminated or suspended, the Sponsor will select a Winner from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to termination. In the event that the Official Rules are amended, all entries received prior to such action that were eligible according to the original Official Rules will still be deemed eligible to win. Entries are subject to all applicable Official Rules as in effect at the time of entry.
Winner’s List: To receive the official name of the winner, or for a full, written set of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, between October 9, 2016 and December 24, 2016, to: Searching for Disaster Pre-Order Campaign Winner, c/o Jennifer Probst, 358 Nina St, New Windsor NY 12553.
Sponsor: Jennifer Probst, 358 Nina St, New Windsor NY 12553