alive Contest Terms and Conditions

To Enter: No Purchase Necessary. Entry into an alive Contest constitutes your acceptance of these Official Terms and Conditions. To enter a Contest on alive.com, visit alive.com/contest, complete the entry ballot in full, and submit it as instructed by the Contest Closing Date. All entries must be received by the specified Contest Closing Date. For purposes of these Official Terms and Conditions, “Receipt” of an Entry occurs when Alive Publishing Group Inc.’s (herein referred to as “Sponsor”) servers record the Entry information resulting from you clicking the “Submit” button. Sponsor does not guarantee the receipt of any Entry. Entrants may only use one email address to enter. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted. A random draw by a representative of the Sponsor from all entries received as of the Contest Closing Date will be made. By entering the contest, entrants consent to the use of their entry, name, city of residence and/or any photograph that may be taken in publicity carried out by the Sponsor and its advertising agencies, without further notice or compensation. Contest Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion.

In the event that the Contest is hosted on an alive social media page, the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest or any other third-party site. All Entrants completely release the aforementioned sites of responsibility. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the promotion will be directed to Contest Sponsor.

Contest Sponsor: Contest Sponsor is Alive Publishing Group Inc. 100-12751 Vulcan Way, Richmond, BC V6V638 (“Sponsor” or “alive”).

Entry Dates: Contests end at 12:01 am PT on the specified end date (“Contest Period”).

Eligibility: Contests are open to (i) legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and Canada; (ii) age of majority at the time in their state, province or territory of residence. Employees of Alive Publishing Group Inc. and their immediate families (meaning spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside of those living in the same households, whether or not related), ambassadors, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Contest Parties”) or any developer and/or manufacturer of application software to manage business solutions are not eligible to enter or win. Contests are governed by British Columbia and Canadian Law. Contests are subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, and local laws and regulations. Contests are void where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these official Contest Terms and Conditions and to accept the decisions of alive as final.

Prize: There are varying prizes available of assorted values. The odds of winning the prize depend on the number of eligible Submissions received. Winners will be selected at random at the offices of the Sponsor, unless otherwise noted. Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be transferred or exchanged and has no cash surrender value. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a price of at least equal value (including without limitation a cash award) in the event of the unavailability, for whatever reason, of the advertised prize.

Selected Entrant Notification: Attempts will be made by alive, or its representatives, to contact each entrant selected as a potential winner of a prize by telephone and/or email, or via a direct message on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest or other third-party site, for a period of seven (7) days following the Contest Closing Date. If that selected entrant cannot be contacted within such seven (7) day period, alive reserves the right, as its sole discretion, to select another entrant or to cancel the prize. No communications will be entered into except with selected entrants.

Other Conditions: Sponsor reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest or any portion thereof, or to disqualify any individual implicated in any of the following actions, if for any reason:

Infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, the Contest or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper processing of Contest Entries in accordance with these Official Terms and Conditions, or the Contest is otherwise not capable of running as planned. By entering, Entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and each of their parent, subsidiary companies, affiliates, divisions, franchisees, representatives, consultants, sub-contractors, suppliers, distributors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, and their officers, directors, employees, shareholders and agents, and each of the foregoing entities’ employees, officers, directors, shareholders and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”), from and against any and all claims, actions and/or liability for any injuries or death, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in and/or Contest Entry into the Contest or acceptance, delivery or use of the Prize. The Released Parties are not responsible or liable for any incorrect or inaccurate Contest Entry information, and assume no responsibility for (i) typographical or other errors in the printing of the promotion materials or the offering or announcement of the prizes, (ii) any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in operation or transmission at any website, (iii) failure of any Contest Entry to be received by the Contest Sponsor due to technical problems, telephone service problems, printing errors, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, (iv) communications line, hardware and/or software failures, (v) damage to any computer (software or hardware) resulting from participation in the Contest, (vi) theft or destruction of, tampering with, unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries and/or Contest Entry information, or (vii) entries which are late, lost, stolen, damaged, illegible, and/or unintelligible (or any combination thereof). Any attempt to deliberately damage or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of the law, and should such an attempt be made, alive reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. By entering, Entrants agree to comply with these Terms and Conditions.

Any Entrant who attempts to tamper with a Contest in any way shall be disqualified. In the event of dispute as to who submitted an online Contest Entry, the Contest Entry will be deemed submitted by the Authorized Account Holder (as defined below) of the email address, Facebook account, Instagram account, Twitter account, Pinterest account or other third-party site account submitted at the time of Sweepstakes Entry. For the purposes of these Official Terms and Conditions, “Authorized Account Holder” shall mean the natural person assigned to an email address, Facebook account, Instagram account, Twitter account, Pinterest account or other third-party site account by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization. A selected entrant may be required to provide proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address and/or other social media associated with the selected entry. Additional restrictions may apply.

alive is collecting personal data about entrants for the purpose of administering this Contest. No further informational or marketing communications will be received by entrants unless entrants provide Contest Sponsor with explicit permission to do so.

Arbitration/Choice of Law: Except where prohibited, Entrants agree that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest shall be resolved exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Rules of the American/Canadian Arbitration Association then effective, and any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred by Entrant with regard to this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees, punitive, incidental, consequential or other damages. All issues and question concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Terms and Conditions, or the rights and obligations of Entrants and Sponsors in connection with Contests shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the local laws, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of US or Canadian jurisdiction) that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Terms and Conditions shall not affect the invalidity or unenforceability of any other provision so long as the general intent of these Official Terms and Conditions remains in effect. In the event that any such provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, these Official Terms and Conditions shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein.

Contest Guidelines: Entries that do not meet the following “Contest Guidelines” are subject to disqualification from Contest consideration and/or removal, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries must comply with and meet the specifications or requirements called for in the Official Terms and Conditions.

  • Contestant has the responsibility to review and understand his/her employer’s policies and applicable laws regarding contestant’s eligibility to participate in and/or accept any prize in a Contest. If an individual is participating and is in violation of such laws or his/her employer’s policies, the individual may be disqualified from a Contest. Sponsor disclaims any and all liability or responsibility for disputes related to this matter.
  • Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, stolen, damaged, mutilated, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, or postage-due mail. Entries void if the Sponsor determines the entry to not be an original, or if the entries are illegible, incomplete, damaged, irregular, altered, counterfeit, produced in error or obtained through fraud or theft.

Limitation of Liability: By participating, entrants agree to release, discharge and hold Alive Publishing Group Inc. and their partners, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and their employees, officers, directors, and representatives from any claims, losses, and damages (including but not limited to indirect and consequential damages) arising out of their participation in a Contest or any Contest-related activities and the acceptance and use, misuse, or possession of any prize awarded hereunder.

Suspension / Modification / Termination: In the event the Sponsor is prevented from continuing with the Contest by any event beyond its control, including, but not limited to, fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, communications or equipment failure, utility or service interruptions, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal state or provincial or local government law, order, or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within its control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Contest. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Contest without notice or by posting a notice on website, in its sole and absolute discretion, if it is determined that the Contest is technically impaired or corrupted or fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or any Force Majeure event(s) has destroyed or severely undermined or impaired the integrity and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes.

SHORT FORM RULES: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.