OFFICIAL SYNDICATE SALES INC. "2015 SYNDICATE CYBER MONDAY" PROMOTION RULES
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE
Syndicate Sales, Inc. (“Syndicate”) is giving entrants 100 Syndicate Starpoints™ plus a chance
to win a Grand Prize of 1,500 Syndicate Starpoints™ (maximum value $75 USD) in the "2015 Syndicate Cyber Monday" Promotion (the “Promotion”).
This Promotion is governed by these Official Promotion Rules ("Rules").
Any individual who enters, attempts to enter or in any way participates or attempts to
participate in the Promotion (“Participant”) agrees to be bound by the terms
and conditions provided in these Rules, as well as by all interpretations of these Rules
by Syndicate and by all other decisions of Syndicate which are final and binding in all
matters relating to the Promotion.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY:
No purchase is necessary to enter or win a prize. A purchase will not improve your chances
APPLICABLE LAW (VOID WHERE PROHIBITED):
The Promotion is subject to and governed by applicable federal, state and local laws and
regulations. Participation in this Promotion is void where prohibited or otherwise restricted
The sponsor of the Promotion is Syndicate (referred to from time to time as the
“Sponsor”). The Promotion is not sponsored, endorsed, or administered by,
or associated with Facebook, Instagram, Twitter or Pinterest.
The Promotion begins Wednesday, 11/4/2015 at 12:00:01 AM (Eastern Standard Time) and
ends Tuesday, 11/24/2015 at 12:00:01 AM (Eastern Standard Time)(the “Entry Period”).
During the Entry Period, Participants may enter by posting directly to Syndicate's Facebook, Twitter,
and/or Instagram page, using the hashtag, '#SyndicateCyberMonday2015'.
Alternatively Participants may go to www.syndicatesales.com
(the "Website") and complete the official Promotion entry form.
PROMOTION CANCELLATION, SUSPENSION OR MODIFICATION:
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion if the Promotion is not
capable of being completed as planned for any reason. This includes, but is not limited to, infection by
computer virus, "bugs", tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical failures of any
kind or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper
conduct of any such Promotion. The decision of Sponsor to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend any Promotion
shall be final in all respects.
Geographical, Age and Parental Consent Requirements:The Promotion is open to legal United
States residents who currently reside in any one of the 50 states and who are at least eighteen (18) years of
age or older at time of entry (unless otherwise specified). Residents of Puerto Rico and the United States Virgin
Islands are ineligible.
Promotion Entity and Immediate Family Member Ineligibility: The officers, directors, employees,
contractors, and agents of Syndicate and any other entity involved in the sponsorship, development, production,
implementation and distribution of any Promotion as well as their respective parents, affiliates, divisions,
subsidiaries and successor companies (collectively the “Promotion Entities”), and their immediate
family members (and those living in the same household, whether or not related), are ineligible and prohibited
from participating in any Promotion. “Immediate family members” shall include spouses, siblings,
parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as “in-laws”, or by current or past marriage,
remarriage, adoption, co-habitation or other familial extension. Participants must be Syndicate Stars members
or eligible for Syndicate Stars program membership. If eligible, Individuals must apply for a Free Syndicate Stars
program membership during Entry Period to qualify.
HOW TO ENTER:
The Promotion begins Wednesday, 11/4/2015 at 12:00:01 AM (Eastern Standard Time) and ends
Tuesday, 11/24/2015 at 12:00:01 AM (Eastern Standard Time)(the “Entry Period”). During the Entry Period,
individuals who post a "2015 Syndicate Cyber Monday" post to Syndicate’s Facebook, Twitter,
and/or Instagram page with the hashtag "#SyndicateCyberMonday2015" will automatically be entered.
Alternatively Participants may go to www.syndicatesales.com
(the "Website") and complete the official Promotion entry form.
Each eligible Participant will be granted 100 Syndicate Starpoints™ upon posting according to the Promotion Rules.
In addition, each Participant will be entered into the Grand Prize drawing for a prize of 1,500 Syndicate Starpoints™ (maximum value $75 USD).
Every eligible entry will be entered into the Grand Prize drawing. In order to be eligible to participate, the
Participant must have Internet access and a valid email address and/or Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram account
prior to the Promotion Entry Period. In the event of a dispute, the holder of the email address and/or Facebook, Twitter, and/or Instagram account
identified in the entry will be considered to be the Participant.
Entries Are the Sole and Exclusive Property of Sponsor: All Promotion entries and/or related
submissions become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor upon transmission. Promotion entries will
not be returned and may be used by Syndicate for any purpose whatsoever related to the Promotion, without
additional compensation to the participant or any other individual or entity.
Disclaimer of Responsibility for Entries: Sponsor is not responsible for problems with
Promotion entries, including but not limited to, entries which are lost, late, misdirected, damaged,
incomplete, illegible, or cannot be completed due to electronic or technical difficulties, even if the
problem is the result of the sole or partial negligence of Sponsor.
False Fraudulent or Deceptive Entries or Acts: Participants who, in the view of Sponsor,
provide false, fraudulent or deceptive entries or who engage in false, fraudulent or deceptive acts in
connection with the Promotion will be disqualified and subject to criminal prosecution.
PARTICIPATION PROBLEM DISCLAIMER:
Even if alleged to be caused by the sole or partial negligence of the Sponsors, the Sponsor is not
responsible for any problems which affect or result from participation or attempted participation in
the Promotion. This includes but, is not limited to, the following problems:
- Incorrect, incomplete or inaccurate entry information;
- Human errors;
- Failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any wireless network, telephone
network, internet service, computer systems, servers, utility providers, or software;
- Inability to send a text-message;
- Identity theft;
- Tampering, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries or computer data;
- Network hackers or other unauthorized access to Sponsor's computer network;
- Data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to wireless network,
telephone network, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on wireless or telephone
- Printing errors;
- Equipment malfunctions; and
- Late, misdirected, lost, misplaced, illegible, mutilated or postage-due entries.
100 Syndicate Starpoints (“Participant Prize”) will be awarded to each Participant upon transmission
of their post. Limit of 100 Syndicate Starpoints™ to each Participant. 1500 Syndicate Starpoints™ (maximum value $75 USD)
(“Grand Prize”) will be awarded to one winner.No transfer, assignment
or substitution of the prize is permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a
prize for an item of equal or greater value in the event the advertised prize is unavailable.
No substitution or cash equivalent will be made.
Participant prize-winners are solely responsible for determining and paying all federal, state and local
taxes (including any sales taxes).
ODDS OF WINNING:
The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received.
The winner will be selected on or about Tuesday, 11/24/2015 in a random drawing from among all eligible
entries received during the Entry Period.
If the winner entered via the Promotion Entry form, the winner will be notified of their prize via
email, telephone or mail. If the winner entered via Social Media, the winner will be notified of their prize
via Social Media message. The winner will also be posted on the Website and Syndicate's Facebook page.
Participants are responsible for checking the Website and Social Media page(s) to determine if they have won.
HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE:
Prerequisites to Prize Award: Prior to receiving a prize, the winner may be required
to provide: (1) a copy of their valid government-issued photo identification depicting proof of age and
(2) a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number. The social security number will be
used for tax-reporting purposes. Syndicate reserves the right to deny awarding the prize if the winner
fails to provide satisfactory identification, as determined in the Syndicate's sole discretion.
The winner may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability, Indemnification
and Publicity Release, a completed IRS W-9 and other prize-claim related forms before any prize is awarded.
By entering the Promotion, Participant agrees to execute these documents if selected as a winner. Except
where prohibited by law, failure to execute any of these documents or comply with any of these terms will
result in forfeiture of the prize.
Claiming the Prize: Syndicate will initially, if needed, send the winner any required documents which
need to be completed along with a return, pre-paid overnight delivery air bill. The winner must execute
and return the completed forms within five (5) business days of receipt of the forms. Failure to return
completed forms within five (5) business days of receipt of the forms may lead to forfeiture of the prize.
Prize Forfeiture: Where the winner is found to be ineligible or to have violated any
Rules, or if Syndicate is unable to contact a winner within thirty (30) days after selection for any
reason, the prize may be forfeited. Any such forfeiture decision, will be made solely by Syndicate.
Syndicate reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to award unclaimed prizes to alternate Participants
or not to award the unclaimed prizes.
Additional Costs: Any costs relating to the prizes are the sole responsibility of the
WARRANTIES AND REPRESENTATIONS:
By entering and participating in the Promotion, and in consideration thereof, each Participant individually
warrants and represents to Sponsor that they: (i) meet the residency and age requirements at the time of
entry; (ii) will be bound by these Rules and by all applicable laws and regulations, and the decisions of
the Sponsor; and (iii) waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Rules.
RELEASE OF LIABILITY AND INDEMNIFICATION:
As consideration for entering the Promotion, each Participant agrees to RELEASE, DISCHARGE AND
COVENANT NOT TO SUE Syndicate Sales Inc., Facebook and each of their respective direct and
indirect affiliates, divisions, parent and subsidiary companies, officers, employees, shareholders, representatives,
managers, members, directors, owners, agents, insurers, attorneys, predecessors, successors, and assigns thereof
(collectively, the Released Parties), from and against all claims, damages, charges, injuries, losses, proceedings,
suits, actions (including but not limited to tort actions, product liability actions, wrongful death actions,
warranty actions, breach of contract actions, privacy and defamation actions, misappropriation of likeness actions,
identity theft, loss of consortium claims), expenses and attorney fees that they or anyone on their behalf
(including but not limited to their heirs, representatives or next of kin) have or might have for any death, injury,
damage or claimed injury or damage arising out of, involving or relating to their participation in the Promotion,
including, but not limited to, any claim that the act or omission complained of was caused in whole or
in part by the strict liability or negligence in any form of the Released Parties.
Additionally, as consideration for entering the Promotion, each Participant agrees to INDEMNIFY, HOLD
HARMLESS, AND DEFEND the Released Parties in any action or proceeding from and against all claims,
damages, charges, injuries, losses, proceedings, suits, actions (including but not limited to tort actions, product
liability actions, wrongful death actions, warranty actions, breach of contract actions, privacy and defamation actions,
misappropriation of likeness actions, identity theft, loss of consortium claims), expenses and attorney fees that
they or anyone on their behalf (including but not limited to their heirs, representatives or next of kin) have or
might have for any death, injury, damage or claimed injury or damage arising out of, involving or relating to their
participation in the Promotion or for their failure to comply with the terms of the above release provision. This
agreement to indemnify, hold harmless and defend applies even if the act or omission complained of was allegedly
caused in whole or in part by the strict liability or negligence in any form of the Released Parties.
Unless prohibited by applicable law, each Participant authorizes and irrevocably grants to the Sponsor and the other
Released Parties (as defined above) permission to, from time to time, reference and discuss Participant and their
participation in the Promotion on their website(s), Facebook page, in photographs, video recordings, digital images,
audio recordings, as well as in publications, newsletters, news releases, other printed materials, and in materials
made available on the Internet or in other media now known or hereafter developed for any purpose the Sponsor and/or the
Released Parties deem proper. Such reference and discussion may involve Participant's name and voice, and other
Each participants agrees to be bound by these Rules. Non-compliance with any of these Rules will result in
disqualification and all privileges as a Participant will be immediately terminated. Sponsor, in its sole discretion,
further reserve the right to disqualify any person for: (i) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the
Promotion; (ii) gaining an unfair advantage in participating in the Promotion; (iii) obtaining winner status using false,
fraudulent or deceptive means; or (iv) engaging in otherwise unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing, or
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY PARTICIPANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT, DISRUPT OR DAMAGE
ORDINARY AND NORMAL OPERATION OF ANY PROMOTION, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR WEB SITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION
OF ANY PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT
TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
RULES CHANGES AND INTERPRETATIONS:
Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to supplement or make changes to these Rules at any time without notice.
GOVERNING LAW AND JURISDICTION:
This Promotion shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Indiana, without
reference to its conflict of laws principles. Any disputes related to this Promotion must be brought in a federal or
state court located in Howard County, Indiana. By entering the Promotion, each Participant hereby submits to the
jurisdiction of the federal and state courts located in Howard County, Indiana and waives the right to have disputes
arising out of the subject matter hereof adjudicated in any other forum. Under no circumstances shall any Participant
be entitled to injunctive relief or equitable relief of any kind, or to restrain the continuation of the Promotion in
GENERAL RULES/LIST OF WINNERS:
Copies of these Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Syndicate Sales
Inc. c/o Official 2015 Syndicate Cyber Monday Promotion Rules, 2025 N. Wabash Avenue, Kokomo, Indiana 46901. These Rules may
also be found at the Website: www.syndicatesales.com.
For a list of any Promotion winners send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Syndicate Sales Inc.
c/o Official 2015 Syndicate Cyber Monday Promotion Rules, 2025 N. Wabash Avenue, Kokomo, Indiana 46901. These Rules may also be
found at the Website: www.syndicatesales.com.
Syndicate Sales Inc.
2025 N. Wabash Avenue
Kokomo, Indiana 46901