Bubble Guppies Live! Meet and Greet Contest 2016-2017 (the “Contest”)
1. How to Enter
Contestants can enter by completing a contest entry form via the Contest application on Koba Entertainment’s Facebook page.
To enter, Contestants must complete a trivia quiz of eight multiple choice questions about the Bubble Guppies characters. There are no correct or incorrect answers. All eight questions must be answered for a valid entry.
Only one (1) entry per person is allowed. Multiple entries will be discarded. Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are reproduced, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way. The decision of Koba Entertainment Inc. (“Koba”) as to whether it believes an entry should be declared invalid is final.
The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook or Viacom Media Networks, or Nickelodeon. All Contestants are providing information directly to Koba and not to Facebook, Viacom Media Networks or Nickelodeon.
“Bubble Guppies”, Nickelodeon, and all related titles, logos and characters are trademarks of Viacom International Inc. All Rights Reserved.
2. Contest Eligibility
Contestants must be at least the age of majority to participate in this Contest and reside in a Province of Canada. Employees of Koba or Paquin Entertainment Group Inc. (“Paquin”) and their immediate families with whom they reside, and each of their respective agents, representatives, promotional agencies and assignees are not eligible to enter this Contest.
No purchase of tickets or any other consideration is necessary to be eligible for the Contest.
3. Prize Packages
There are fifty (56) Prize Packages to be won:
• Each Prize Package consists of: A Meet & Greet Pass for up to four (4) people to meet “Bubble Guppies” plus up to four (4) tickets to the production of “Bubble Guppies Live! Ready to Rock” (the “Production”)
• One Prize Package will be awarded in each city in which the Production appears (a “Tour City”). A list of Tour Cities appears at the end of these Rules.
No Prize Package will be awarded in any city in which the Production does not appear.
Contest winners are responsible for their own transportation to and from the venue in which the Meet & Greet and Production are being held.
Approximate retail value of the each Prize Package is $426.00
4. Contest Dates
The Contest opens 10.00 am (Eastern Time Zone) on December 19, 2016.
The Contest closes at 10.00 am (Eastern Time Zone) on January 9, 2017.
5. Consent to Use
By entering the Contest: (i) Contestants, including but not limited to Prize Winners, consent to the use and publication of their name, photographs and statements in connection with the Contest, their Prize Winning, or any subsequent promotions held by Koba, without payment or compensation other than the chance to win a Prize; (ii) only those Contestants expressly opting in (in compliance with Canada’s anti-spam legislation) on the Contest entry page will be added to receive Koba’s newsletter, special offers and promotions (until such time as they opt out).
6. Selection of Winners
Within 72 hours of the Contest closing, potential Prize Package Winners in each Tour City will be randomly selected by Koba from all those valid Contest entries located in or in close proximity to each Tour City.
Potential Prize Package Winners will be notified by email. If the potential Winner does not provide confirmation to Koba by email or telephone within forty-eight (48) hours of being contacted, the Prize Package will be forfeit, another potential Prize Package Winner will be drawn from eligible Contest entries, and the process will repeat until the potential Prize Package Winner has sent a confirmation to Koba.
Potential Prize Package Winners must fulfill the Requirements set out in the next Section of these Rules before being awarded the Prize Package.
7. Declaration and Release of a Prize Winner
Before being awarded a Prize, the potential Prize Package Winner must:
a) Correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited skill-testing mathematical question; and
b) Sign a standard form confirming that by entering the Contest:
• he or she read, understood and accepted these Contest rules;
• that he or she assumes any and all risks of personal injury, illness, death arising out of or connected with his or her participation in the Contest and winning the Prize Package (including any injury, illness or death incurred); and
• that he or she releases Koba, Facebook, Viacom International Inc. and Nickelodeon, all of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents as well as their respective advertising and promotional agencies (individually and collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all liability arising in connection with participation in the Contest and acceptance of the Prize Package, including, without limitation, any financial, legal or moral responsibility or loss or personal injury including death, or damage to or loss of property suffered or incurred or arising from participating in the Contest or accepting the Prize Package, whether suffered by the Prize Package Winner, or by his or her heirs, administrators, personal representatives or executors, and notwithstanding that such injuries or losses may have been caused solely or partly by any act, omission, negligence or gross negligence of any or all of the Releasees.
8. Prize Conditions
All incidental costs and expenses not specifically referred to herein as part of Prize Package descriptions, including but not limited to transportation to and from the venue in which the Production is being presented (the “Expenses”) are the sole responsibility of the Prize Package Winner. The Prize Package Winner (and/or guests where applicable) shall not seek reimbursement for the Expenses from Koba.
9. Chances of Winning
The chances of winning a Prize Package will depend on the total number of eligible entries received by Koba before the Contest closing date from Contestants located in or in close proximity to each Tour City.
10. Decisions Final
All decisions made by Koba with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and not subject to challenge. These rules may be amended at any time without notice. Koba expressly reserves the right to take any steps it deems necessary in its absolute discretion, including the limiting of entries and the exclusion of Contestants, in order to ensure that the Contest is conducted in a fair way for all contestants and for Koba.
11. No Representations or Warranties
Koba does not make any representation or offer any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of the Prize Packages. Each Prize Package Winner understands and acknowledges that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from Koba should the Prize Package fail to be fit for its purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to the Prize Package Winner.
12. No Substitutions by Winners
The Prize Package must be accepted as awarded without substitution, and cannot be transferred. The Prizes have no cash equivalent. Prize Packages and portions of Prize Packages are non-exchangeable, non-transferable, non-refundable.
Subject to applicable law, Koba reserves the right to cancel, suspend, terminate, modify the Contest rules or administration of the Contest, in whole or in part, without prior notice with no obligation or liability, including, if for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as planned, whether due to technical failure, tampering, fraud, corruption of security or other causes beyond the control of Koba.
14. No Liability
The Releasees and their respective employees, agents, representatives, promotional agencies and assignees shall not be responsible in any way for loss or damage arising from the use of or, bear any liability whatsoever in any way attributable to, any Prize Package awarded in this Contest or the entry by a Contestant herein. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Releasees assume no responsibility or liability for any risk or dangers associated with the acceptance or use of the Prize Package awarded as part of this Contest or any liability associated with online or electronic entries, and expressly disclaims liability from loss or damage to a Contestant's computer system howsoever caused arising from bugs, viruses or technical failures in any way associated with or arising from, online or electronic entries.
15. Entries belong to Koba
All entries become the property of Koba and will not be returned.
16. Lost Entries
Koba is not responsible for any lost, misdirected, indecipherable or delayed entries howsoever caused.
17. Applicable Laws
This Contest is subject to all applicable, federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations and any dispute relating hereto will be determined by a Manitoba court applying Manitoba law and the laws of Canada as applicable therein.
18. Personal Information
The personal information obtained from the Contest entry form will not be used or disclosed by Koba for any purpose other than general Contest administration and the purposes set forth above. Koba operates under applicable privacy legislation and will protect personal information with security safeguards that are appropriate to the sensitivity of the information. Koba’s newsletter and special offers will only be sent to Contestants that “opt in” to receive such information, and in respect of each Contestant that opts out of receiving the Koba newsletter at any time, Koba will securely and promptly delete or dispose of personal contact information promptly after receiving notification of opting out.
Koba reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute and/or modify a Prize Package, or a portion of a Prize Package, with (a) Prize(s) of equivalent value in the event of unavailability of the Prize or any aspect thereof for reasons beyond the control of Koba. Should a winner be unable to claim his/her Prize Package as awarded, his/her rights to that Prize Package will be forfeited.
20. Errors and Omissions Excepted
Koba is not responsible for printing, distribution or production errors and may, in its discretion, withdraw this Contest if it is found to contain any such error, without liability to anyone whatsoever.
If for any reason the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the reasonable control of Koba that corrupts, impairs or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Contest, Koba reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend the Contest and/or prizes. Koba further reserve the right to disqualify, from this Contest and future contests of Koba, any individual who tampers with or in any way corrupts the entry process. Koba may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Contest or winning a Prize Package if, in Koba’s sole discretion, Koba determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception, or any unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other Contestants or Koba representatives. Any attempt by a Contestant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be in violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Koba reserves the right to seek remedies and damages (including lawyers’ fees) from any such entrant or any other individual to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
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