Joy the Baker and Crisco® Twitter Party Promotion (“Promotion”) OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. INTERNET ACCESS AND A VALID TWITTER ACCOUNT ARE REQUIRED TO ENTER.
Eligibility: The Promotion is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia that are 18 years of age or older, except employees, officers and directors of The J.M. Smucker Company (“Sponsor”), its subsidiaries, affiliated companies, sales representatives, advertising, sales, promotion and judging agencies, webmasters/suppliers, and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, children and their spouses) or household members (whether or not related). The Promotion is void outside the 50 United States and D.C. and where prohibited.
Comment Guidelines: Comments and any photo or video included with the Tweet (optional) must not be obscene or offensive; must not reference alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any activities that may be deemed unsafe or dangerous; and must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, all as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, disqualify any Tweet that is not consistent with the Sponsor’s public image.
Prize Details/Odds: Four Crisco® prize packs. Each prize pack will consist of a variety of products from The J.M. Smucker Company as selected by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Approximate retail value (“ARV”): $52 each. Total ARV of all prizes: $208. No prize substitutions permitted, except by Sponsor, who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prize is non-transferable. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit one Prize per person/Twitter account.
Drawing/Notification: On or about December 13, 2016, 4 potential winners will be selected via random drawing from all eligible Entries received. The drawing and awarding of the prizes will be conducted by a representative of the Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to the Promotion. Potential prize winners will be notified by a Twitter post and will be required to send a direct message with their complete name, address, city, state, ZIP code, and daytime phone number to Joy the Baker via Twitter within 72 hours. Failure by potential winner to send this information within 72 hours will result in forfeiture of the prize, and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.
General Conditions: Prizes will be shipped within four weeks of the end date of the Promotion Period. By entering, entrants agree that Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, Twitter, Inc., and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents, are indemnified, released and will be held harmless by entrants from any and all liability, for any damages, injuries or losses of any kind to person(s), including death, or property, arising directly or indirectly from the acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize or his/her participation in the Promotion or any Promotion-related activity; and by accepting a prize, each winner grants (and agrees to confirm such grant in writing promptly upon request) to Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority the right to the use of his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image, statements and biographical information at any time or times for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the World Wide Web, without review, notification, approval or additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. All taxes on the prize, if any, are solely the responsibility of the winner. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforce ability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Ohio, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts in Cleveland, Ohio and agree that any and all disputes shall be resolved exclusively in these courts. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, entry will be deemed to have been made by the authorized Twitter Account holder of the Twitter ID used to submit the entry. “Authorized Twitter Account holder” is the natural person who is assigned to the Twitter ID by Twitter.
Limitations of Liability: Sponsor and/or its agencies are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, illegible, misdirected, or non-delivered entries, or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable satellite, network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), or other connections availability, accessibility or traffic congestion, or miscommunications, or failed computer, network, telephone, satellite, or cable hardware, software or lines, or technical failure, or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions, or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic or network, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information.
Sponsor and/or its agencies are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or tampering with or hacking of the Sponsor’s Twitter page. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds may be tampering with the entry process or operation of the Promotion or the Sponsor’s Twitter page, may be acting in violation of these Official Rules or may be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to threaten, abuse or harass any other person. If, for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, hacking, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes which, in sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion, and determine winners from entries received prior to action taken. No more than the number of prizes stated in these Official Rules will be awarded. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor or its agents.
IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ITS AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES OR RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES OR THEIR OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES OR AGENTS BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS PROMOTION, INCLUDING ENTRANTS’ ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE PROMOTION INTERNET SITE OR DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THE SITE IS PROVIDED“AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANT ABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
Winners List: The names of the prize winners will be posted on the Joy the Baker’s Twitter page after each winner has been verified.
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