SmartStyle 2020 Give & Get Giveaway
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The SmartStyle® 2020 Give & Get Giveaway (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Regis Corporation, 3701 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 500, Minneapolis, MN 55416 (the "Sponsor"). The Sweepstakes shall be subject to these Official Rules and by entering, all entrants agree that they have read these Official Rules and will abide by and be bound by the terms and conditions herein.
TIMING: The Sweepstakes begins at 1:00pm Central Time, Sunday, December 13, 2020 and ends at 11:59pm Central Time, Thursday, December 17, 2020 (“Entry Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada, excluding Quebec, who are the age of majority or older in their state, province or district of residence at the time of entry. Employees of Sponsor, and its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent companies and agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”) and the families of employees (defined as parent, child, sibling and spouses) and those living in the household of same (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter or win. All U.S., Puerto Rico, and Canada Federal, state/provincial and local rules and regulations apply. Void outside the United States, Puerto Rico, and Canada and where prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Entry Period, enter via Facebook as follows: Visit the SmartStyle Facebook page (www.facebook.com/smartstyle), find the SmartStyle Facebook post published December 13, 2020, then click “Comment” on that post to “post” an original comment. Limit one (1) entry per person and per Facebook account. You may set up an Facebook account for free by visiting www.facebook.com and following the instructions to establish an account. Sponsor does not control whether or not Facebook will grant you an account. The date and time your entry is uploaded to and registered by the SmartStyle Facebook page constitutes the official time of your entry for purposes of the Sweepstakes. Use of any automated system to participate or subvert the entry process is prohibited and will result in disqualification and all associated entries may be voided. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the Facebook account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant and he/she must comply with these Official Rules.
Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Your comment must not contain any inappropriate or offensive materials, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Any entry, which in the sole opinion of Sponsor, is deemed inappropriate in any way (e.g., defamation, nudity, pornography, gratuitous violence, inappropriate language, obscene, illegal, racially or morally offensive, intended to annoy or harass, or likely to transmit or contain a virus, corrupted file or any similar element), is inconsistent with the theme or image of the Sweepstakes, contains personally identifiable information, or otherwise violates the terms or the spirit of these Rules in any way, may be rejected and result in disqualification. Entries must comply with all laws, rules, and regulations including, but not limited to, those concerning copyright, plagiarism, trademark, defamation and invasion of publicity/privacy and any terms specific to the applicable social media site. Sponsor has the right, but not the duty, to disqualify and takedown any entry submitted in connection with this Promotion that violates any terms herein in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
WINNER SELECTION: Winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes. Random drawing will be conducted on or about December 18, 2020, following the applicable Entry Period by Sponsor or its designee, whose decisions are and shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Prize winners will be notified by Instagram message to the account used to enter. Potential winners will be required to respond to this notification, as directed, and provide all the requested information within the time frame provided by Sponsor in the notification or the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Potential winners may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility/liability/publicity release (a "Release") prior to receiving the prize. All Releases must be returned to Sponsor no later than three (3) days after receipt, unless otherwise stated by Sponsor. A prize will be forfeited and, in such case, an alternate winner may be randomly selected from among the remaining eligible entries if a selected winner: (i) cannot be reached within the above stated deadlines; (ii) fails to sign and return Release as required pursuant to these Official Rules; or (iii) cannot or will not accept or receive the prize for any reason. Eligibility, age, and all claims made by a potential winner are subject to verification. Sponsor is not responsible for fraudulent prize notifications made by persons other than Sponsor.
All Federal, state, provincial and local tax liabilities are the responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) for the Sponsor to use the winner’s name, likeness, biography, statements, and any other similar materials for marketing, promotional and publicity purposes without additional compensation, approvals or any limitation.
PRIZE: Two (2) Official Winners will receive a prize pack that contains two (2) $50 SmartStyle gift cards. Average retail value (ARV) of each prize is $100. Total ARV of all prizes is $200 (USD).
Limit one prize per person. Limitations and conditions may apply as stated by Sponsor or in prize materials. All costs, expenses and taxes not specified herein, related to any prize or incurred by accepting a prize, are the sole responsibility of the winner.
NOTE: All elements of any prize to be awarded are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All prizes exclude any specific items that are not listed above. Prize must be accepted as awarded. Prize is non-transferable, non-assignable and has no cash value. No prize substitution or cash redemption allowed by the winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value for any reason at any time. Prize may not be sold, bartered or exchanged by winner. Prize is provided "as is" and without any warranty of any kind. By accepting the prize, each winner acknowledges compliance with these Official Rules and sufficiency of the prize as awarded.
ODDS: The odds of winning any prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes.
GENERAL: Sweepstakes is subject to these complete Official Rules. By participating, entrants and guests agree: (i) to be bound by these complete Official Rules; and (ii) to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. All decisions made by Sponsor are final in all matters relating to Sweepstakes and cannot be appealed.
By participating and/or accepting a prize, winners and guests agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor (including, without limitation, their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliated entities), and its respective direct and indirect subsidiaries and affiliates, and each of their respective directors, employees, officers, franchisees, licensees, licensors and agents, advertising and promotion entities, prize suppliers, fulfillment agencies and any person or entity associated with the production or administration of the Sweepstakes or the awarding of prizes, (collectively, the "Releasees") from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, losses or damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, bodily injury, personal injury, death, disability and property damage), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, settlement and disbursements) directly or indirectly arising from or in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the redemption, awarding, receipt and/or use or misuse, loss or misdirection of prize or any portion of a prize and participation in any prize‑related activities and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages (unless such waiver is otherwise prohibited by the winner’s state of legal residence).
Releasees are not liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply a prize or any part hereof by reasons of any act of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-government entity, equipment failure, terrorist, acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, severe weather, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal) labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot or any similar or dissimilar event beyond Releasees’ reasonable control (including game cancellations or rescheduling).
Sponsor reserves the right to use the Sweepstakes for publicity purposes in any media, and to use the names, likenesses, and hometown names and/or prize information of winners as part of that publicity, without any notification, compensation, prior review or approval unless prohibited by law.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or violating or attempting to violate these Official Rules. The Releasees shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, stolen, misdirected, incomplete, unreadable, inaccurate, garbled or unintelligible entries, communications or affidavits, regardless of the method of transmission; (ii) telephone system, telephone or computer hardware, software or other technical or computer malfunctions, lost connections, disconnections, delays or transmission errors; (iii) data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry or other materials; or (iv) any printing, human, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with the Sweepstakes or the awarding of prizes.
Sponsor disclaims any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participating in, accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes, and reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should a virus, bug, computer problem, unauthorized intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control, corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor may prohibit you from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or any other unfair playing practices of intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor representatives.
Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the State of Minnesota. All disputes arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by the appropriate federal or Minnesota State Court. Should there be a conflict between the laws of the State of Minnesota and any other laws, the conflict will be resolved in favor of the laws of the State of Minnesota. All judgments or awards shall be limited to actual incurred out-of-pocket expenses (excluding attorneys' fees) associated with participation in this Sweepstakes and shall not include any indirect, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND WILL RESULT IN DISQUALIFICATION FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
WINNERS LIST: For the name of the Sweepstakes winners, send your request in a self‑addressed, stamped envelope to: SmartStyle 2020 Give & Get Giveaway Winner’s List c/o Christina Milanowski, 3701 Wayzata Boulevard, Suite 500, Minneapolis, MN 55416. Request must be received by December 31, 2021.
FACEBOOK RELEASE AND ACKNOWLEDGMENT: By participating and/or accepting a prize, winner agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless Facebook from and against any and all claims, actions, demands, liabilities, losses or damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, bodily injury, personal injury, death, disability and property damage), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees, court costs, settlement and disbursements) directly or indirectly arising from or in connection with their participation in the Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.