Russell Hobbs® Kitchen Upgrade Giveaway Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE RUSSELL HOBBS KITCHEN UPGRADE GIVEAWAY ("Giveaway"). A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
The Giveaway will commence on 12:01 A.M. CDT on October 16, 2017 and end at 11:59:59 P.M. CST on December 7, 2017 ("Promotion Period"). The Sponsor is the Spectrum Brands, Inc., 3001 Deming Way, Middleton, WI 53562 ("Sponsor"). These Official Rules set forth the entire agreement between the Sponsor and the Participant (defined below) relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Giveaway, amend or modify the Official Rules at any time in its sole discretion. Please check the Official Rules posted on Sponsor's website for any changes/modifications. Sponsor is the official timekeeper.
The Giveaway is open only to residents of the 50 United States or District of Columbia, who are the age of majority in entrant's state or district of residence at the time of entry. If you do not meet all of these requirements or any other eligibility requirements in these Official Rules, you are not eligible to win a prize, and Spectrum Brands, Inc. ("Sponsor") reserves the right not to award prizes to you. Employees, directors, officers and contractors of Sponsor or Sponsor's parents, affiliates, or subsidiaries and their respective immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each, are not eligible to win. The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER:
During the Promotion Period, entrants must (a) locate the post on the "Kitchen Upgrade Giveaway" on any or all of the following sites:
click on the link (b) complete the entry form ("Participant"). All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned to Participant. Participants may enter the Giveaway once per week via any site described above and only one entry received from each email address per week will be eligible to win. Participant is only eligible to win one prize including the grand prize. No printed or mechanically reproduced entry forms will be accepted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, garbled, lost connections or misdirected entries, or for any error, human, technical or otherwise, which occurs or may occur in the submission of an entry. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a Participant, entries will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address listed in the entry form. The authorized email account holder shall be the natural person to whom the email account has been assigned by the service provider, or other online organization responsible for assigning accounts for the domain associated with the email account. A potential winner may be required to provide the Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized email account holder associated with a winning entry.
Participant agrees that completing an entry form constitutes agreement to these Official Rules. You are not eligible to receive a prize described in the Official Rules, unless you agree to the Official Rules. These Official Rules form a binding legal agreement between Participant and the Sponsor with respect to the Giveaway.
Participants grant Sponsor all rights, title and interest, in their entry, the exclusive right to edit, illustrate, abridge, modify, publish and use the entry or any part of it during the Giveaway and thereafter in perpetuity, for any and all purposes (including but not limited to use as testimonials or as quotes) in any media whether currently in existence or hereafter invented (including but not limited to print (including packaging and labeling) and digital media without compensation.
PRIZES AND SELECTION OF THE WINNERS:
Each Thursday during the Promotional Period (eight  consecutive Thursdays), Sponsor will select one  weekly winner at random (using www.spredfast.com) from all Participant entries received the week leading up to the potential winner's selection. Each weekly winner will receive either a $50 Williams Sonoma Gift Card or a $50 Blue Apron Gift Card, chosen by Sponsor at Sponsor's sole discretion. A Participant, by being selected as a weekly winner, becomes ineligible to win the grand prize.
On December 8, 2017, Sponsor will select one  grand prize winner at random (using www.spredfast.com) from all entries received during the Promotional Period. The grand prize winner will receive a $1500 Blue Apron Gift Card and the Retro-Style 3-Piece Collection which includes the Retro Style 2-Slice Toaster (TR9150BKR/RDR), Retro Style Coffeemaker (CM3100BKE/RDR), Retro Style Electric Kettle (KE5550BKR/RDR). The approximate retail value ("ARV") of which is $240.00. The total ARV of the grand prize is $1,740.00.
The total ARV of all prizes awarded is $2,190.00. All federal, state, and local tax liabilities are the sole responsibility of each winner. No substitution, or cash equivalent for a prize is permitted, except by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
The decisions of Sponsor shall be final in all matters relating to the Giveaways. Sponsor will contact all the potential prize winners through the email provided on his/her entry within twenty-four (24) hours after selection ("Notice"). Neglecting to respond to the Notice within forty-eight (48) hours with the potential winner's name and mailing address shall result in disqualification. In addition, the grand prize winner will be required to complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability, Publicity Release (where permitted by law) and a IRS W-9 form (i.e. Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification which includes the winner's social security number or federal tax ID number) within five  days of issuance. A 1099 Tax Form and such other documents as may be required by law will be issued to grand prize winner. Failure to return all required documents in this time period may result in the grand prize winner being disqualified.
If a Notice is returned to Sponsor as undeliverable or if the winner is found to be ineligible, disqualified or declines acceptance of the prize for any reason, an alternate prize winner may be selected at the sole discretion of Sponsor. All prize winners are subject to verification. All prizes will be shipped no later than January 31, 2018. Prize and prize components are non-assignable, nontransferable and will be deemed void if sold, transferred, auctioned or assigned to any other person. Sponsor will not replace any lost, stolen or mutilated gift cards.
If necessary due to unavailability of a prize for any reason, a prize(s) of equal or greater value may be awarded at the discretion of Sponsor. All winners are subject to verification. Sponsor is not responsible for any change in any Participant's e-mail address, mailing address or phone number. Sponsor may post the winners' first name and last initial and hometown on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram or Sponsor's websites.
ANY ATTEMPT BY A PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR SOCIAL MEDIA ACCOUNT RELATED TO SPONSOR OR THE GIVEAWAYS OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM SUCH PARTICIPANT(S) OR WINNER(S) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or modify this Giveaway or these Official Rules at any time for any reason including but not limited to any intervention with the Giveaway beyond the control of Sponsor, including but not limited to computer viruses, bugs, worms, tampering, fraud or other technical or security problems. In such a circumstance, winners will be selected based on entries received to date of termination. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify Participants or winners that in Sponsor's sole discretion are acting in violation of the Official Rules or found tampering with the entry process or with the operation of the Giveaway or the website. By entering this Giveaway each Participant agrees to the use of his/her name and likeness and entry for Giveaway purposes (except where prohibited by law) without compensation.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & GOVERNING LAW:
IN NO EVENT SHALL SPONSOR, FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM OR THEIR PARENTS, AFFILIATES, OR SUBSIDIARIES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, SHAREHOLDERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS ("RELEASED PARTIES") BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, ATTORNEYS' FEES) OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON POSSESSION OF THE ENTRIES, NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE GIVEAWAY, THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE, LOSS OR MISDIRECTION OF THE PRIZES, PARTICIPATION IN ANY GIVEAWAY RELATED ACTIVITIES OR ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY INTERNET SITE, AND PARTICIPANT AGREES TO RELEASE, DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM ANY SUCH CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION FROM ANY DAMAGE, INJURY, DEATH, LOSS OR OTHER LIABILITY EITHER AT LAW OR EQUITY WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSERTED OR NOT ASSERTED THAT MAY ARISE FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATE TO PARTICIPATION IN THE GIVEAWAY, OR THE AWARDING, ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF THE PRIZES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE GIVEAWAY AND THE PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY (EXCEPT FOR MANUFACTURERS' WARRANTIES, IF ANY) OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
This Giveaway will be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of Wisconsin, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws rules or provisions. Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in the Giveaway, participants agree that (a) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Giveaway shall be resolved without any form of class action, (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event will attorneys' fees be awarded or recoverable; and (c) no punitive, incidental, special, consequential or other damages, including without limitation lost profits may be awarded (collectively "Special Damages"), and (d) participants hereby waive all right to claim Special Damages and all rights to have such damages multiplied or increased.
If you wish to receive a list of prize winners, or have any questions about the Giveaway, specify your request and write to: Russell Hobbs Kitchen Upgrade Giveaway, 3001 Deming Way, Middleton, WI 53562-0992 no later than February 28, 2018.
PARTICIPANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION:
These terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written. This Giveaway is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
THIS GIVEAWAY IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ODDS OF WINNING THE PRIZES WILL DEPEND UPON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED DURING THE PROMOTIONAL PERIOD.