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Pocky Share Happiness Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: Pocky Share Happiness Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of California who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Ezaki Glico USA Corporation and their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsors’ and Administrators’ decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
2. Sponsor: Ezaki Glico USA Corporation 17780 Fitch #140 Irvine, CA 92614.
Administrator: DENT Agency, 604 Arizona Ave, Santa Monica, CA, 90401.
3. Timing: The Contest starts on January 6, 2014 at 12:01 AM Pacific Time (“PST”) and ends on February 16, 2014 at 11:59 PM PST (the "Contest Period"). Prizes are awarded for each Weekly Entry Period. There are SIX (6) Weekly Entry Periods, each commencing on 12:01 am on Monday, starting January 6 and ending at 11:59:59 pm the following Sunday.
Administrator's computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
4. How to Enter: To enter, you must visit the Pocky Facebook page If you are not already a "fan" of the page you will be required to become a "fan" of that Page (also known as choosing to "like" the Page).
You do not have to remain a "fan" after all random drawings are completed.
Your page “likes” must be made visible to in order to win.
Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
5. Drawings: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Administrator will randomly select one (1) potential Grand Prize winner from all eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period on or around the following business day. Administrator will randomly select one (1) potential 2nd Prize winner from all eligible entries received during each Weekly Entry Period on or around the following business day. Administrator will randomly select one (1) potential 3rd Prize winner from all eligible entries received during each applicable Entry Period on or around the following business day.
Verification and Notification of Prize Winner: Each Winner will be posted on the following web page: www.facebook/glicousa on or about the following day of the applicable promotion period's random automated drawing. The Potential Winner must respond to www.facebook.com/glicousa within five (5) days of the random automated drawing. If, however, the selected Potential Winner is determined to be ineligible by the Sponsor, that Potential Winner forfeits any Prize and is disqualified. In the event that a Potential Winner is disqualified for any reason, the Sponsor will randomly select a different Potential Winner from all remaining eligible entries for the Promotion Period drawing and repeat the notification and verification process outlined above. The Sponsor will continue repeating that process, until a Validated Winner is determined
6. Prizes: SIX (6) GRAND PRIZES: Apple iPad Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $400. SIX (6) SECOND PRIZES: 400 boxes of Pocky. ARV: $500. SIX (6) THIRD PRIZES: A Pocky T-Shirt ARV: $25. Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Limit: One (1) Weekly Prize per person. Total ARV of all prizes: $6,150.00
7. Winner Requirements: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Administrator will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three (3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Sweepstakes.
General Release: By entering the Contest, you release Ezaki Glico USA Corporation and all Released Parties from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, for any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest or delivery, mis-delivery, acceptance, possession, or use of or inability to use any Prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
Use of Winner’s Name, Likeness, etc: Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Contest constitutes permission to use winner's name, Facebook name, likeness, persona, hometown, and/or Prize information in all media now known or later devised throughout the universe in perpetuity for all purposes Ezaki Glico USA Corporation deems appropriate - including, without limitation, for promotional and publicity purposes - without further permission or compensation. As a condition of being awarded any Prize, except where prohibited by law, winner may (in Ezaki Glico USA Corporation 's sole discretion) be required to execute a written consent, confirming Ezaki Glico USA Corporation’s right to use such winner’s name, Facebook name, likeness, persona, hometown, and/or Prize information without further permission or compensation.
Affidavit and Release: As a condition of being awarded any Prize, winner may (in Ezaki Glico USA Corporation’s sole discretion) be required to execute and deliver to Ezaki Glico USA Corporation a signed affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, release of liability, and any other legal, regulatory, or tax-related documents required by Ezaki Glico USA Corporation in its sole discretion.
Intellectual Property Notice: The Contest and all accompanying materials are copyright 2014 by Ezaki Glico USA Corporation. All rights are reserved.
Miscellaneous: The Contest and these Official Rules will be governed, construed, and interpreted under the laws of the state of California, U.S.A. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of Ezaki Glico USA Corporation , which are final and binding in all respects. Ezaki Glico USA Corporation reserves the right to change these Official Rules at any time, in its sole discretion, and to suspend or cancel the Contest or any entrant's participation in the Contest should viruses, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes beyond Ezaki Glico USA Corporation ’s control affect the administration, security or proper play of the Contest, or Ezaki Glico USA Corporation otherwise becomes (as determined in its sole discretion) incapable of running the Contest as planned, in which event all Prizes will be awarded via the judging process outlined in these Official Rules, from among all eligible entries received prior to cancellation. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Ezaki Glico USA Corporation reserves the right to amend, modify, or cancel the Contest at any time without notice. Entrants who violate these Official Rules; violate any law, rule, or regulation in connection with participation in the Contest; tamper with the operation of the Contest or engage in any conduct that is detrimental or unfair to Ezaki Glico USA Corporation , the Contest, or any other entrant (in each case as determined in Ezaki Glico USA Corporation's sole discretion) are subject to disqualification from entry into the Contest. Ezaki Glico USA Corporation reserves the right to lock out persons whose eligibility is in question or who have been disqualified or are otherwise ineligible to enter the Contest. Any provision of these Official Rules deemed unenforceable will be enforced to the extent permissible, and the remainder of these Official Rules will remain in effect. If you have any questions about these Official Rules or the Contest, please email them to or send written questions to Pocky Photo Contest, 604 Arizona Avenue, Santa Monica, CA, 90401
Contest Sponsor: Ezaki Glico USA Corporation 17780 Fitch #140 Irvine, CA 92614. Ezaki Glico USA Corporation is a national retailer of quality confectionery.