Black Flag Deals Pirate Plunder 2023 Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Please read these official rules (the “Official Rules”) carefully. They contain important information about your rights and obligations, as well as limitations and exclusions that may apply to you if you enter the Black Flag Pirate Plunder 2023 Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) sponsored by Black Flag Deals Ltd. (the “Sponsor”).
By participating in the Sweepstakes, you signify your agreement to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and RAVEN5 Ltd. (the “Administrator”). If you do not agree to the Official Rules you may not enter the Sweepstakes.
2. Sweepstakes Period
The Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 15, 2023 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on October 31, 2023 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). The Sweepstakes Period consists of two (2) entry periods (each, an “Entry Period”), each with its own entry deadline (as further described below). Participants will not be entered for a chance to win any prize after the end of its Entry Period. Non-winning entries from one Entry Period will roll into subsequent Entry Periods, if any.
The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Canada, the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry (“Participant”, “entrant” or “you”).
Employees, officers, directors, agents, representatives or agents of Sponsor, its parent companies and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers of prizes, advertising and promotion agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Parties”), and the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) of, and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to enter.
The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, municipal and local laws and regulations. If it is found that a person who does not meet the eligibility criteria set forth in these rules has submitted an entry, that entry will be deemed ineligible. Sponsor reserves the right to verify eligibility requirements. Void outside Canada, the fifty (50) United States of America, the District of Columbia, and wherever else prohibited by law.
4. How to Enter
There is no purchase necessary to enter the Sweepstakes. Making a purchase will not improve your chances of winning. To enter the Sweepstakes, visit https://www.blackflagdeals.com/pirate-plunder/ (the “Sweepstakes Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period and follow the online instructions to complete and submit an entry. Limit of ten (10) entries per person during each Entry Period.
Entries shall be deemed to be submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry. For the purpose of the Official Rules, “authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet service provider or other organization responsible for assigning the submitted email address. Each selected entrant may be required to provide the Sponsor with proof that the selected entrant is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the selected entry. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a selected entrant based on the email address, the selected entrant will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the email address at the time of entry.
Entries which are incomplete, illegible or fraudulent are null and void. The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for entries that are lost, misdirected or delayed for any reason. The Sponsor accepts no responsibility for incomplete entries, the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, including but not limited to as a result of malfunction, human error, lost, delayed or garbled Internet or email transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures of any telephone, technical, network, online, hardware or software or any combination thereof.
Two (2) prizes are available to be won, as detailed below in the Drawing Period/Prize Description Schedule:
|Drawing Period/Prize Description Schedule|
|Entry Period||Start Date (12:00:01 AM ET)||End Date (11:59:59 PM ET)||Approx. Drawing & Notification Date||Prize|
|1||15-Mar-23||30-Apr-23||05-May-23||$500 e-gift card|
|2||15-Sep-23||31-Oct-23||05-Nov-23||$500 e-gift card|
Prizes will be awarded in USD to winners residing in the fifty (50) United States of America or the District of Columbia and in CAD to winners residing in Canada. Prizes will be delivered to each winner via email as e-gift cards.
Each winner will be able to choose a gift card from a list of select retailers as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion.
The ARV of each prize is $500 USD/CAD (depending on each winner’s country of residence). Total ARV of all prizes is $1,000 USD/CAD.
Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during each Entry Period. By accepting a prize, prize winners agree to release the Sweepstakes Parties from any and all liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by entering the Sweepstakes or for damages of any kind caused by a prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use/misuse of the prize awarded. Prizes are not exchangeable or transferable. There are no substitutions unless specified by the Sponsor. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute a portion of a prize with another prize of equal or greater value.
6. Winner Selection and Notification
Sponsor will select all potential winners for prizes in separate random drawings conducted at Sponsor’s or it’s designee’s offices. Sponsor’s decisions are final. One (1) winner will be selected from all eligible entries received during each Entry Period on or about the dates specified in the Drawing Period/Prize Description Schedule as detailed above in Section 5.
The potential winners will be notified by a designated representative of the sponsor at the email provided at the time of entry. The designated representative will make a minimum of two (2) attempts to contact the potential winners within seventy-two (72) hours of the Drawing Date.
If an eligible potential winner cannot be contacted within seventy-two (72) hours of the Drawing Date, if the prize is declined, or if there is a return of any notification as undeliverable; then the eligible potential winner may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor, be disqualified (and, if disqualified, will forfeit any and all rights to the prize) and the Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion to randomly select an alternate eligible entrant for the prize in a separate random drawing from the remaining eligible entries submitted and received in accordance with these Official Rules.
No one is a winner unless and until the Sponsor officially confirms him/her as a winner in accordance with these Official Rules.
Before being confirmed as a winner, the potential winner will be required to sign and return, within seventy-two (72) hours of notification, an Affidavit of Eligibility & Liability / Publicity Release form (the “Release“).
If the potential winner is a Canadian resident, he/she must correctly answer a time-limited skill-testing question without any assistance in order to become a winner. The skill-testing question may be part of the Releases or may be provided separately.
A designated representative of the Sponsor will contact each winner to coordinate prize fulfilment within approximately seven (7) days after each winner has been confirmed. Prizes will be delivered within approximately ten (10) days after each winner has been confirmed.
7. Limitation of Liability
By participating in the Sweepstakes and as a condition of acceptance of a prize, each entrant, his/her heirs, executors, administrators and assigns, releases, waives, discharges, and holds harmless the Sponsor, its parent companies, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers of prizes, advertising and promotion agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from, and against any and all loses, damages, rights, claims, actions, causes of action, personal injury, property damage or death (including without limitation any and all costs and liabilities of any kind including but not limited to lawyer’s fees), and including, without limitation, any such arising from any act of negligence of the Releases Parties, that the entrant now has, or may hereafter have against the Released Parties directly or indirectly resulting from participation of the Sweepstakes or the awarding, acceptance, use, or misuse of a prize. Winner assumes all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused by participation in this Sweepstakes or use/misuse or redemption of the prize.
FOR RESIDENTS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA: You acknowledge and agree that your release and waiver extends to the following, the protections of which you explicitly waive:
California Civil Code Section 1542: A general release does not extend to claims which the creditor does not know or suspect to exist in his or her favor at the time of executing the release, which if known by him or her must have materially affected his or her settlement with the debtor.
Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes. Sponsor is not responsible for incompatibility of Participants’ hardware, software or browser technology.
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (i) lost, late, misdirected, damaged or illegible entries; or (ii) error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions of any kind, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof; or (iii) any injury or damage to Participant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes.
LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT A PARTICIPANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER WITH OR VANDALIZE THE WEBSITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. SPONSOR’S FAILURE TO ENFORCE ANY TERM OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF THAT PROVISION.
By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these Official Rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any Sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these Official Rules; and (ii) withdraw a method of entry if it becomes technically corrupted (including if a computer virus or system malfunction inalterably impairs its ability to conduct the Sweepstakes). If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to an infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, at which time, Sponsor will conduct a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at the time of the Sweepstakes termination.
Except where prohibited, Participants agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the Province of Ontario. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Province of Ontario without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the Province of Ontario or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Province of Ontario. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential, or incidental damages, including attorney’s fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief.
THE PARTIES HEREBY WAIVE THEIR RIGHT TO JURY TRIAL WITH RESPECT TO ALL CLAIMS AND ISSUES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS AGREEMENT WHETHER SOUNDING IN CONTRACT OR TORT AND INCLUDING ANY CLAIM FOR FRAUDULENT INDUCEMENT THEREOF.
Personal information collected from Participants will be used by Sponsor to administer this Sweepstakes, including to notify potential winners and to fulfill prizes. In addition, we may use this information to send you offers or information from us, our affiliates and from selected sponsors or advertisers (“Marketing Offers”), except where prohibited by law. If you do not wish to receive Marketing Offers, you may opt-out at any time by following the instructions at the bottom of any email Marketing Offer you receive or emailing email@example.com and requesting that your personal information not be used for Marketing Offers.
11. Winners List Requests
The winners list will be posted online (after the winners have been confirmed) at: https://www.blackflagdeals.com/winners/.
Void outside Canada, the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia, and wherever else prohibited by law. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, administered or endorsed by or associated with Facebook, Inc., (“Facebook”), LinkedIn Corporation (“LinkedIn”), Twitter, Inc., (“Twitter”), or Amazon.com Inc., (“Amazon”).
Any questions, comments or complaints must be directed to the Sponsor. All product names, logos, and brands are property of their respective owners. All company, product and service names used in this website are for identification purposes only. Use of these names, logos, and brands does not imply endorsement.
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