COLE HAAN “SILVERGRAND” SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
CONTEST is open only to legal residents of the 50 states of the United States or the District of Columbia, who are 18 or over as of date of entry. Employees, officers and directors and their immediate family members (parents, children, siblings, spouse) wherever they may live and others living in their same household (whether related or not) of Cole Haan, LLC (“Sponsor”), its subsidiaries, affiliates and its advertising, promotion or production agencies (including DBA Media LLC) are not eligible. Void where prohibited by law. Void in Puerto Rico.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD & SPONSOR: COLE HAAN SILVERGRAND (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:01 am Eastern Standard Time (“EST”) on 10/4/13 and ends at 11:59 pm EST on 10/31/13 (“Online Sweepstakes Entry Period”) for online entry and on 10/31/13 for the postmarking of a mail-in entry, both methods as detailed below. The Sweepstakes consists of thirteen (13) random drawings. Specific Drawings may be referred to herein individually as a “Drawing” and collectively as “Drawings”. The Sponsor (“Sponsor”) of the Sweepstakes Cole Haan LLC, 45 West 18th Street, New York, NY 10011 (may also be referred to herein as “Design Studio”). The Sweepstakes is subject to these Sweepstakes Official Rules (the “Official Rules”), and by entering, entrant agrees to be bound by them.
HOW TO ENTER THE DRAWING: As detailed below, there are multiple methods of entering a specific Drawing; online or by mail (Specific Action Entry, Email Entry, Question Entry and Referral Entry as defined below); with the methods of entry as detailed below.
How To Enter Online With An Original Entry: To enter the Sweepstakes online, during a specific Drawing Entry Period (specified below), first visit the website www.colehaan.com/silvergrandsweeps OR Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ColeHaan (the “Entry Site”) and follow the directions at the Entry Site for entry access to the Sweepstakes by “Liking” the page. Once you have Liked the page at the Entry Site you will receive one (1) “Original Entry”. Entrant is required to include the hashtag “#SilverGrandSweeps” in each entry that is shared publicly.
How To Enter Online With Specific Action Entry: Once you have earned an Original Entry you are also eligible to receive additional entries as follows: when visiting the Entry Site, you will be presented with an opportunity to take part in a variety of specific actions which include, but are not limited to, signing up for a newsletter, following Cole Haan on Twitter, following Cole Haan on Instagram, Pinning a provided image on Pinterest, and referring friends to the Sweepstakes (all specific actions including, but not limited to those detailed above may be referred to individually as a “Specific Action” and collectively as “Specific Actions”). Follow the directions at the Entry Site, for participating in one (1) or more Specific Actions. For each Specific Action that you successfully complete, you will automatically receive a the number of “Specific Action Entries” in the Sweepstakes as specifically detailed at the Entry Site (e.g. 100 Specific Action Entries for signing up for an email newsletter at the Entry Site, 25 Specific Action Entries for the following @ColeHaan on Twitter, 25 Specific Action entries for following @ColeHaan on Instagram, 25 Specific Action Entries for pinning a Cole Haan image on Pinterest, 30 Specific Action Entries for a referred friend who enters the Sweepstakes).
Note: as additional Specific Actions are added to the Sweepstakes a corresponding method of earning the same number of Specific Action Entries by mail will also be added with complete details available at the Entry Site.
Once you have earned an Original Entry as detailed above, you are also eligible to earn various Specific Action Entries by Mail without taking the Specific Actions as follows:
How to receive 100 Email Entries By Mail: To earn 100 Email Entries by mail, without signing up for an email newsletter at the Entry Site, on a postcard, hand print (no mechanical reproductions accepted) your name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime telephone number, date of birth, email address and the specific Monthly Drawing you are entering. Mail your completed entry to: “COLE HAAN SILVERGRAND SWEEPSTAKES” – EMAIL ENTRY, c/o Smartify 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. By completing and submitting a postcard as detailed above, you will receive one hundred (100) Email Entries.
How to receive 30 Referral Entries By Mail: To earn Referral Entries by mail, without the sharing of the Sweepstakes with a friend, on a postcard, hand print (no mechanical reproductions accepted) your name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime telephone number, date of birth, email address and the specific Monthly Drawing you are entering. Mail your completed entry to: “COLE HAAN SILVERGRAND SWEEPSTAKES” – REFERRAL ENTRY, c/o Smartify 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. By completing and submitting a postcard as detailed above, you will receive thirty (30) Referral Entries.
How to receive 25 Social Channel Entries By Mail: To earn Social Channel Entries by mail, without the following of @ColeHaan on Twitter or Instagram or pinning an image to your Pinterest board, on a postcard, hand print (no mechanical reproductions accepted) your name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime telephone number, date of birth, email address and the specific Monthly Drawing you are entering. Mail your completed entry to: “COLE HAAN SILVERGRAND SWEEPSTAKES” – SOCIAL CHANNEL ENTRY, c/o Smartify 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. By completing and submitting a postcard as detailed above, you will receive twenty-five (25) Following Entries.
ALL SPECIFIC ACTION ENTRIES MUST BE MAILED SEPARATELY AND BE POSTMARKED AND RECEIVED ACCORDING TO THE DRAWING ENTRY PERIOD DETAILED BELOW. ALL ENTRIES MUST INCLUDE THE HASHTAG “#SILVERGRANDSWEEPS” AND COMPLY WITH ALL FTC GUIDELINES –
ALL ORIGINAL ENTRIES, EMAIL ENTRIES, REFERRAL ENTRIES, AND FOLLOWING ENTRIES SUBMITTED ONLINE OR BY MAIL MAY BE REFERRED TO HEREIN INDIVIDUALLY AS AN “ENTRY” AND COLLECTIVELY AS “ENTRIES” AND EACH INDIVIDUAL SUBMITTING SUCH ENTRY REFERRED TO HEREIN AS AN “ENTRANT”.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Pinterest. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook or Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes should be addressed to Sponsor and not to Facebook or Twitter.
The Entry Site clock shall be the official timekeeper of the Sweepstakes.
All federal, state, and local rules and regulations apply.
For purposes of this Sweepstakes, an Entry is "received" online when the Sponsor’s server records the Entry information. Proof of sending (such as an automated computer receipt confirming Entry or "thanks for entering" message) does not constitute proof of actual receipt of an Entry for purposes of this Sweepstakes. Illegible and/or incomplete Entries and Entries submitted by Entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all requirements with respect to age and residence) are void. Those who do not follow all of the instructions, provide the required information in their entry form, or abide by these Official Rules or other instructions of Sponsor may be disqualified.
WINNER SELECTION: Thirteen (13) winners will be selected from among all eligible Entries received for the specific Random Drawings. The Random Drawings will be conducted within (7) days of the end of the applicable Drawing Entry Period by representatives of Smartify. Decisions of Sponsor are and shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winners will be notified by email (or other method as determined by Sponsor) within three (3) days of the applicable Drawing.
Winners will be required to respond to the notification within three (3) days of date of attempt, verifying eligibility and providing a complete mailing address within the Eligibility Area. In addition, winners may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be required to execute and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and (except where prohibited by law) Publicity Release and an IRS W-9 form (collectively “Required Documents”).
Failure to respond to the attempted notification within three (3) days of the date of notification, return correctly executed Required Documents or to comply with any other provision herein, may result in the prize winner being disqualified and an alternate prize winner may or may not be selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable or is unable to be completed for any reason, the applicable prize may, at Sponsor’s sole discretion be awarded to an alternate in a subsequent random drawing. Prizes are not transferable, assignable, or redeemable for cash. No substitution for a prize (or parts thereof) by a winner will be allowed. If necessary, due to unavailability for any reason, a comparable prize will be awarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
Once verification of eligibility and Required Documents (if applicable) has been correctly received from a prize winner, per these Official Rules, the prize winner shall be an official “Prize Winner” of the Sweepstakes.
All federal, state, and local tax liabilities are the responsibility of the Prize Winners. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) for the Sponsor and its designee(s) to use Prize Winner’s name, likeness, biography, statements, voice, image and any other personal characteristics, in any and all media now or hereafter known, for any purpose, including without limitation marketing, promotional and publicity purposes without additional compensation to such winner or any limitation, and such individual hereby releases Sponsor and its designee(s) from any liability with respect to such use.
ALL ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED ACCORDING TO THE ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD SCHEDULE BELOW TO BE ELIGIBLE FOR GRAND PRIZE DRAWINGS.
ONLINE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD SCHEDULE:
Online Entry Starts
Online Entry Ends
Mail-in Postmark By
Grand Prize Drawing
3:01pm ET on 10/1/13
11:59pm ET on 10/31/13
PRIZES: Sweepstakes consists of the awarding of thirteen (13) Grand Prizes. Each Grand Prize consists pair of Silver LunarGrands, able to be customized with text of the winner’s choosing, up to 20 characters, and subject to the approval of Sponsor as well as a replica Apollo 13 mission patch signed by Astronaut Capt. Jim Lovell. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Grand Prize is $368.. Total ARV of all prizes to be awarded in the Sweepstakes is $4,784.
There is a limit of one (1) prize per person, email address or household address in the Sweepstakes.
Prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable except in Sponsor’s sole discretion. No prize substitution or cash redemption allowed by a Prize Winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable value if advertised prize becomes unavailable. Prizes may not be sold, bartered or exchanged by Prize Winners except as may be allowed by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prizes are provided "as is" and without any warranty of any kind. By accepting a prize, the Prize Winner acknowledges compliance with these Official Rules.
ODDS OF WINNING: The odds of winning a prize in a specific Drawing are determined by the total number of entries received for the specific Drawing and are equal regardless of method(s) of Entry.
RELEASES: Sponsor, the Promotion Parties, Facebook, Twitter and any and all Internet server(s) and Internet access provider(s), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information; human errors; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; inability to access an Entry Site or any web pages thereof; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries; data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines or the Internet or any web site (including the Entry Sites) or for any other reason whatsoever; typographical, printing or other errors; or any combination thereof. Proof of entering information at an Entry Site, or mailing an Entry (as detailed above) is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. Illegible, incomplete and, mechanically reproduced Entries will be disqualified. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. False, fraudulent or deceptive Entries or acts shall render Entrants ineligible. Entrants release and waive any claims they may have against Releasees for any and all injuries, claims, damages, losses, costs, or expenses of any kind (including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees) resulting from acceptance, use, or misuse of the prize or element thereof, or from participation in this Sweepstakes. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules.
GOVERNING LAW/LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations of Entrants and Releasees in connection with the Sweepstakes will be governed by and construed in accordance with the internal laws of the State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other state’s laws. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants hereby submit to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal and state courts of Los Angeles County, California, United States and waive the right to have disputes arising out of the subject matter hereof adjudicated in any other forum. Sponsor and its respective affiliates would like to use this information to contact you either by mail or email with updates about special promotions or offers. If you prefer not to receive updates please indicate such preference at time of Entry.
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT TO THE EXTENT PERMITTED BY APPLICABLE LAW: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED (IF ANY) NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED FIFTY DOLLARS ($50.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANTS’ REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
FORCE MAJEURE: Releasees shall not be liable to a prize winner or any other person for failure to supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, 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, network or computer problems, internet problems, hacking, computer viruses, unauthorized computer access, tampering, or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s sole control.
GENERAL: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site (including the Entry Site) associated therewith (or any portion(s) thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of Entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to award the applicable prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at the Entry Site. The Releasees are not responsible for the actions of Entrants in connection with the Sweepstakes, including Entrants’ attempts to circumvent the Official Rules or otherwise interfere with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. Persons found tampering with or abusing any aspect of this Sweepstakes, or whom Sponsor believes to be causing malfunction, error, disruption or damage may be disqualified. Additionally, any attempt to cheat the Sweepstakes, as determined at the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor, may result in immediate disqualification of the Entrant, as well as other possible consequences, including disqualification from any and all existing and future sweepstakes. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
If a dispute arises about who submitted an Entry via Facebook or Twitter (detailed above), the Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Facebook or Twitter account entered (as applicable). The authorized account holder of the Facebook or Twitter account entered is deemed the natural person who has registered with Facebook or Twitter (as applicable) for the user name associated with the submitted Entry. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized user of the Facebook or Twitter account associated with the winning Entry and that all eligibility requirements are met. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an Entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the affected Entry will be deemed ineligible. The Releasees are not responsible for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in Entrant's email account to receive email messages. Also, the Releasees are not responsible, and may disqualify an Entrant, if his or her email address ot Twitter user name does not work or if it is changed without Entrant giving prior written notice to Sponsor.?
NOTE: Entry must be made by the Entrant only as detailed above. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or email address, including, but not limited to, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. Entries generated by a script, computer programs, macro, programmed, robotic or other automated means are void and may be disqualified. The use of any device or software to automate the Entry process is prohibited. Entries or other Sweepstakes materials that are incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late, misdirected, postage due, deceptive, in greater quantity than the limit stated above or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
WINNERS LIST: For an Official Winners List (available after 12/1/13), or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “COLE HAAN SILVERGRAND SWEEPSTAKES” – SWEEPSTAKES” (please specify Official Winner’s List or Official Rules), 975 Green Street, Pasadena, CA 91106. Residents of Vermont with a return address in Vermont may omit the return postage on their Official Rules request. Official Rules are also available at the Entry Site during the Online Sweepstakes Entry Period.