Terms and Conditions
The GRIT Freedom Chair Giveaway (Competition) is promoted by GRIT of 10 Cabot Road, Medford, MA 02155. By participating in the Competition, entrants accept and agree to be bound by the following terms and conditions. To the extent of any inconsistency between these Terms and any other reference to this Competition, these Terms will prevail. The Competition begins at 10am Eastern Time (ET) on August 21, 2019; and ends at 11:59pm ET on September 4, 2019 (Promotion Period).
The competition is open to United States residents. Applicants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Entries on behalf of minors will be accepted, as long as the submitting party is at least 18 years of age at the time of entry. Directors and employees (and their Immediate Families) of GRIT, or its related companies or agencies and Participating Retailers associated with this Competition are not eligible to enter. Immediate Families means any of the following (whether natural, step, or adopted): Spouse, ex-spouse, de-facto spouse, child, parent, grandparent, uncle, aunt, niece, nephew or sibling.
3. HOW TO ENTER THE COMPETITION
To enter the Competition, you must, during the Promotion Period:
- Post a photo showing where you'd go in your own GRIT Freedom Chair.
- Include a caption describing the location of the photo and why you want to go there.
- Tag us (@GRITFreedomChair) in the photo.
- Include the hashtag #getoutwithGRIT
You must have an Instagram account to enter the Competition. If you do not have an Instagram account, you can download the Instagram application on your mobile or tablet device or visit www.instagram.com and register for a free account. This Competition is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. We will not accept any entries submitted after the end of the Promotion Period. We reserve the right, at any time, to verify the validity of entries and entrants (including your identity, age, and place of residence) and to disqualify any entrant whose entry is not in accordance with these Terms or who otherwise tampers or interferes with the entry process. Incomplete, indecipherable, or illegible entries will be deemed invalid at our absolute discretion. We accept no responsibility for any incorrect, incomplete, lost, late, or misdirected entries. If there is a dispute as to your identity or details, we reserve the right to determine your identity or details and our determination is final. We will not enter into any communication in relation to our determination or the associated process.
There will only be 1 winner for the GRIT Freedom Chair Giveaway. The Board’s decision will be final.
The winner will be notified on or before 5pm ET on September 12, 2019 by:
- Direct message via email; and
- An announcement posted on GRIT's Instagram Story
It is your responsibility to comply with GRIT's instructions and to notify us in writing if your contact details change during the Promotion Period. The winner agrees to participate and cooperate, as required, in all publicity activities relating to the Competition, including, without limitation, being interviewed, photographed, filmed, and recorded. Each winner authorizes GRIT to use such content for advertising and publicity purposes in any media in perpetuity worldwide. The winner's name and entry may be published on our Instagram and Facebook pages, and in any other promotional material that we consider relevant. By entering the Competition, you consent to us publishing your details.
The total prize pool value of this Competition is up to $3,094 USD.
The winner will receive the following prizes:
- 1x GRIT Freedom Chair 3.0, valued at $2,995.
- 1x UPS Ground Shipping, valued at $99.
The value of the prize can be credited toward other GRIT Freedom Chair models, if desired by the winner.
We accept no responsibility for any change in prize value between this date and the date the prize is redeemed. Each prize is not transferable, exchangeable, or redeemable for cash. If a prize is unavailable for reasons beyond GRIT's control, GRIT reserves the right to substitute the Prize with a prize of equal or greater monetary value. This right is subject to any applicable legislation, regulations, or directions from a regulatory authority. Once a Prize has left GRIT's premises, GRIT takes no responsibility for the Prize being damaged, lost or stolen. A winner’s use of the Prize is entirely at their own risk. Before a prize is awarded, a winner may be required to sign an agreement to release GRIT from indemnifying GRIT against any liability arising from the winner’s acceptance and use of the Prize and the winner’s participation in the Competition.
7. CLAIMING THE PRIZE
GRIT will provide the winner with instructions on how to claim their prize. It is the responsibility of the winner to comply with GRIT's instructions. If these instructions are not followed by the initial winner, GRIT reserves the authority to award the prize to another applicant. You should seek independent financial advice, as implications (such as tax) may arise as a result of claiming the prize. To claim the prize, we may require the winner to sign a legal release in a form we determine in our absolute discretion. It is a condition of claiming a prize that the winner must comply with all the conditions of use of the prize (if any). Prizes, or any unused portion of a prize, or any part thereof, are not transferable or salable and cannot be taken or redeemed as cash, credit, or equivalent. Prizes must be claimed as offered and cannot be varied or exchanged. At the end of the Competition, we will meet all existing claims for prizes and entitlements to claims notwithstanding that the advertised prize pool has been exceeded. If a printing error or other quality assurance matter occurs outside your control, we will not refuse to award a prize.
GRIT owns all entries (including any intellectual property rights comprised in the entries). You agree that you are fully responsible for the entry you submit, including any entry content (such as text, images, photos, and videos) and any accompanying comments (together, Submission). We will not be liable in any way for your Submission to the fullest extent permitted by law. We may remove any Submission without notice for any reason whatsoever. You warrant and agree that:
- You will not submit any Submission that is unlawful or fraudulent, or that we could reasonably consider to be in breach of any intellectual property, privacy, publicity or other rights, defamatory, obscene, derogatory, pornographic, sexually inappropriate, violent, abusive, harassing, threatening, objectionable with respect to race, religion, origin or gender, not suitable for children aged under 15, or otherwise unsuitable for publication;
- You will obtain prior written consent from any person that appears or is identifiable in your Submission;
- You will obtain prior written consent from any person who has jointly created or has any rights in your Submission to the uses and terms herein;
- Your Submission does not contain viruses and will not cause injury or harm to any person or entity; and
- You will comply with all applicable laws and regulations, including, without limitation, those governing copyright, content, defamation, privacy, publicity, and the access or use of others' computer or communication systems.
You consent to us using any part of your Submission in any media for an unlimited period without remuneration for the purposes of promoting this Competition (including any outcome); and any products manufactured, distributed and/or supplied by us or our related bodies corporate.
9. PERSONAL INFORMATION
All opt-in entries will be entered into a database. We may use your name, address, email address, and telephone number for future promotional, marketing, and publicity purposes in any media worldwide without notice and without any payment to you. By opting in, you consent to your details being used for this purpose. If you no longer consent to your details being used for future marketing purposes, you should contact us via the contact details below. If you wish to access, or for us to update, correct or delete, your details or any information in your entry, please contact us using our contact details below.
To the fullest extent permitted by law, we make no warranties, representations or guarantees, express or implied, in fact or in law, regarding this Competition or the merchantability, quality or fitness for a particular purpose of any prize or component of any prize. Notwithstanding, we and our related bodies corporate (and the officers, directors, employees, contractors, and agents of each of the foregoing) exclude all liability (including for negligence) for any personal injury or any loss or damage (including for loss of opportunity, business, goodwill or profits), whether direct, indirect, special, or consequential, arising in any way out of the Competition, including where arising out of the following:
- Any technical difficulties or equipment malfunction (whether or not under our control);
- Any theft, unauthorized access or third party interference;
- Any entry or prize claim that is cancelled, delayed, interrupted, diverted, late, lost, altered, damaged, or misdirected (whether or not after their receipt by us or otherwise);
- Any variation in prize value or specification to that stated or referred to in these Terms;
- Any tax liability or similar charge incurred by the winner; or use of a prize by the winner.
We assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries or any other event beyond our control and, in these circumstances, we may, in our absolute discretion, cancel the Competition (without liability) and, if we elect to do so, recommence it from the start on the same conditions. We are not responsible for any problem or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers, providers or equipment, software, traffic congestion on the internet or any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participants or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any materials in this Competition. You are solely responsible for any costs associated with accessing the promotional websites on our Instagram page, as these costs depend on the internet service provider you use. We accept no responsibility for your use (or attempted use) of those websites. Without limiting any other terms, you indemnify us and our related bodies corporate (and the officers, directors, employees, contractors, and agents of each of the foregoing) from and against any breach of these Terms by you.
11. DISRUPTION TO COMPETITION
If, for any reason, this Competition is interfered with in any way or is not capable of being conducted as planned due to any reason beyond our reasonable control (including as a result of infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical failures), which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Competition, we reserve the right, in our absolute discretion and to the fullest extent permitted by law, to:
- Disqualify any entrant who tampers or interferes with the entry process; or
- Subject to regulatory approval, cancel, terminate, modify, reschedule, or suspend the Competition, as appropriate.
Any entrant found to be using any form of software or third-party application to enter multiple times (including scripting software) will have all entries invalidated and any claim to any prize will be invalidated. If you are awarded a prize and are then found to have breached this clause, you must (at your cost) immediately return any awarded prize to us. We will determine whether you have breached this clause in our absolute discretion and may request any documentation we deem necessary to determine whether a breach has occurred. You must immediately provide, at your own cost, any requested documentation upon our request.
We may accept any manifest errors and omissions at our absolute discretion. Any failure to enforce any of our rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. At all relevant times, you are required to agree to, and will comply with, any terms and conditions imposed by Instagram. You can view Instagram's current Terms and Conditions of Use at https://help.instagram.com/478745558852511/.
If you have any questions regarding these Terms, you may contact us by email at firstname.lastname@example.org