#STANDMIXERSELFIE GIVEAWAY OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER THE GIVEAWAY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. GIVEAWAY. The #StandMixerSelfie promotion (“Giveaway”) begins on May 2, 2016 at 12:01 a.m. ET and ends on May 18, 2016 at 11:59 P.M. ET (the “Giveaway Period”). The Giveaway is sponsored by Whirlpool Corporation (“Whirlpool”), located at 2000 N. M-63, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022-2692. The Giveaway is administered by KemperLesnik, 10 S. Riverside Plaza, Suite 1844, Chicago, IL 60606.
2. ELIGIBILITY. The Giveaway is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. By participating, entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Whirlpool, which are final and binding in all respects. The Giveaway is void outside of the United States and where prohibited. All entries must be received during the Giveaway Period. Late, ineligible or incomplete entries are void. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements. Entries will not be returned or acknowledged. Entrants waive all rights and remedies at law or in equity for any claim they may have relating to this promotion.
3. HOW TO ENTER. During the Giveaway Period tweet @KitchenAid_Golf with a selfie photo of yourself with any of the nine (9) KitchenAid Stand Mixer pedestals located throughout Benton Harbor, Michigan, St. Joseph, Michigan, Grand Rapids, Michigan, South Bend, Indiana, and their surrounding areas. The hashtag “#StandMixerSelfie” and the hashtag “#sweepstakes” must be included in your tweet (entry tweets and photos shall hereinafter be collectively referred to as “Entry Materials”). The same photo or pedestal location cannot be submitted more than once by a participant throughout the Giveaway Period. Limit one (1) entry per person during the Giveaway Period. Entry Materials must be the sole original work of the entrant and may not include any individuals other than the entrant or any third-party materials. Entry Materials may not be offensive, as determined by the Whirlpool in its sole discretion, nor may they defame or invade publicity rights or privacy rights of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person's rights. Entry Materials may not contain obscene, lewd, offensive, defamatory or inappropriate images or text. Any Entry Materials or portion thereof that is, in the Whirlpool’s sole discretion, in violation of these Official Rules will be void. Whirlpool is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Whirlpool on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from playing or downloading any materials in this promotion. Whirlpool reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Giveaway should a virus, bug or other cause beyond the reasonable control of Whirlpool corrupt the security or proper administration of the Giveaway. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Whirlpool reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
4. SELECTION OF WINNERS. Upon completion of the Giveaway Period at 11:59 P.M. ET on May 17, 2016, fourteen (14) potential winners will be selected from among all eligible entries received during the Giveaway Period. All potential winners will be asked via Twitter by @KitchenAid_Golf within 48 hours of selection to Direct Message their preferred contact information. If a potential winner does not respond with a Twitter Direct Message to @KitchenAid_Golf within three (3) business days of his or her potential winning mention, or if any winner does not meet the eligibility criteria, such potential winner will be disqualified and a new potential winner will be chosen. Winners may be required to execute a liability and (where lawful) publicity release as a condition of receiving a prize. If, in Whirlpool’s sole discretion, there is any suspected or actual evidence that the integrity of the Giveaway has been compromised, Whirlpool reserves the right to terminate the Giveaway and to award the prizes using all eligible entries received as of the termination date. Should the Giveaway be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the @KitchenAid_Golf Twitter page online at https://twitter.com/KitchenAid_Golf.
5. PRIZES AND ODDS OF WINNING. The following prizes will be awarded in the Giveaway:
One (1) winner will receive an Artisan® Series 5-Quart Tilt-Head Stand Mixer (Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $430.00)
Three (3) winners will each receive a KitchenAid® Professional Hard Anodized Nonstick 10" and 12" Skillets Twin Pack (ARV: $125.00 each)
Ten (10) winners will each receive two (2) tickets to the Senior PGA Championship (ARV: $50.00 per pair)
The total ARV of all prizes awarded during the Giveaway Period is $1,305.00. Dollar amounts are expressed in U.S. currency. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the Giveaway. Prizes are non-transferable, and no prize substitutions or cash redemptions are allowed, except by Whirlpool in its sole discretion. Income and other taxes, if any, on prizes are the winners’ sole responsibility.
6. LICENSE AND RELEASE. By entering the Giveaway, each entrant grants to Whirlpool an exclusive, royalty free, worldwide, perpetual and irrevocable right and license to display, distribute, reproduce, publish and create derivative works of their Entry Materials, in whole or in part, in any media now existing or subsequently developed, for any Whirlpool purpose, including, but not limited to advertising and promotion of Whirlpool and its website, exhibition, and commercial products. Whirlpool will not be required to pay any additional consideration or seek any additional approval in connection with such uses. By entering the Giveaway, each entrant grants to Whirlpool the perpetual, royalty free right to record, use, publish, and broadcast the entrant’s photograph, picture, portrait, video, likeness, name, biographical data or voice recording, or any material containing or based upon or derived therefrom, in any and all media and for any purposes, including all types of advertising and promotion of the licensed parties, without limitation. b. Except where prohibited, by entering this Giveaway, entrant agrees to hold harmless Whirlpool and its affiliates and the officers, directors, employees and agents of each (individually and collectively for the purposes of this Paragraph) from and against any and all claims, injuries, losses or damages related in any way to the entrant’s participation in this promotion, including Whirlpool’s reliance upon the entrant’s compliance with these rules, acceptance and/or use of any prize, and the entrant’s agreement that Whirlpool may use his or her name and/or biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes on any and all media without additional compensation.
7. DISPUTES AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. Entrant agrees that: (A) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Giveaway or any prizes awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the District of Michigan (Eastern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Berrien County, Michigan; (B) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Giveaway but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (C) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for (and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Whirlpool in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
8. WINNER INFORMATION. For the names of the winners, visit the @KitchenAid_Golf Twitter page online at https://twitter.com/KitchenAid_Golf. Winners will be posted on the @KitchenAid_Golf Twitter page for at least two (2) weeks following the end of the Giveaway Period.
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