FORD x RAPTORS DRIVE IN CONTEST
RULES AND REGULATIONS (“Official Rules”)
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS CONTEST IS SUBJECT TO ALL APPLICABLE FEDERAL, PROVINCIAL AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS AND IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. PARTICIPATION IN THIS CONTEST CONSTITUTES FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL AGREEMENT WITH AND ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
(1) CONTEST PERIOD: The FORD x RAPTORS DRIVE IN CONTEST (the “Contest”) begins at 10:00AM ET on August 7, 2020 and ends at 11:59PM ET on the day the Toronto Raptors are eliminated from or win the 2020-21 NBA Playoffs (the “Contest Period”).
The Contest is only open to legal residents of the Province of Ontario who are eighteen (18) years of age or older, living within one hundred and twenty (120) kilometres of the City of Toronto, and who own a Ford brand motor vehicle at start of the Contest Period (each an “Entrant”). Employees and the immediate family members (including those with whom they are domiciled) of Maple Leaf Sports & Entertainment Partnership (“MLSE”), Ford Motor Company of Canada, Limited (“Ford”, together with MLSE, the “Contest Sponsor”), the Toronto Raptors, the National Basketball Association and its member teams (“NBA”), NBA Properties Inc., NBA Media Ventures LLC (together, the “NBA Parties”), and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, agents, their advertising and promotional agencies (together with Contest Sponsors, the “Released Parties”) are not eligible to enter the Contest. Determinations of Contest eligibility shall be made in the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor and shall be final and binding.
(3) HOW TO ENTER:
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. During the Contest Period, each Entrant must complete the following steps in order to obtain one (1) entry into the Contest draw (each an “Entry” and collectively “Entries”):
Limit of one (1) Entry per person for each Toronto Raptors game played during the Contest Period. An Entry will be declared invalid if it is late, incomplete, irregular, or mechanically or electronically reproduced. If it is discovered by MLSE (using any evidence or other information made available to, or otherwise discovered by, MLSE) that any Entrant has attempted to use (or attempts to use) multiple names, identities, email addresses and/or any automated, macro, script, robotic or other system(s) or program(s) to enter the Contest more than once or to otherwise participate in or disrupt this Contest, they may be disqualified from the Contest, and any future contests of the Contest Sponsor, in the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor.
MLSE reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to MLSE – including, without limitation, government issued photo identification): (i) for the purposes of verifying an Entrant’s eligibility to participate in this Contest; (ii) for the purposes of verifying the eligibility and/or legitimacy of an Entry entered (or purportedly entered) for the purposes of this Contest; and/or (iii) for any other reason MLSE deems necessary, in its sole discretion, for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with these Official Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the satisfaction of MLSE in a timely manner may result in disqualification of the Entrant, in the sole discretion of MLSE.
Each potential winner of a Prize (a “Selected Entrant”) may also be requested to provide MLSE with reasonable proof that they are the Authorized Account Holder (as defined below) of the email account associated with the potentially winning Entry. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting an Entry, the Entry will be deemed to be submitted by the Authorized Account Holder in whose name the email account is registered, provided that person meets all other eligibility criteria of this Contest. "Authorized Account Holder" shall mean the natural person assigned to an email address and/or telephone number and/or social media account by an Internet access provider, online service provider, telephone service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. 112079005 v3
There are up to [NUMBER]a minimum of (15) prizes available to be won for each Toronto Raptors game during the Contest Period (each, a “Prize”). Each Prize will consist of one parking spot in the Ford Drive to Win Section at the OLG Play Stage at Ontario Place, 955 Lake Shore Boulevard West, Toronto, ON, during an upcoming Toronto Raptors game.
The total number of Prizes available to be won will depend on the number of Toronto Raptors games played during the Contest Period. The Prize Winner will be able to bring one or more guests to the game, up to the maximum number of seatbelts in their Ford vehicle.
A “Prize Winner” shall mean a natural person who is selected as a winner of a Prize via random draw as described in Section 5. A Prize Winner is not entitled to any difference between the actual value of the Prize and the approximate retail value stated herein.
Each Prize Winner must follow all directions of the Contest Sponsor with respect to the Prize or any aspect thereof. Failure to do so may result in termination of participation, or continued participation, in the Prize or any aspect thereof.
The approximate retail value of each prize is CAD$100. Each Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution and is not transferrable, refundable, for resale or convertible to cash. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in the event that a Prize, or any component of a Prize, cannot be awarded as described for any reason, to substitute the same for another prize or component of equal or greater value, without notice or liability. In the event that a substitute prize is awarded, such prize must be accepted as awarded and cannot be exchanged for cash or other item of equal or greater value. The odds of winning a Prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the Contest Period.
(5) WINNER SELECTION:
At approximately 12:00PM ET on each Thursday during the day followingContest Period (each, a Toronto Raptors game,“Draw Date”), a minimum of [NUMBER]fifteen (15) Entrants will be selected for each Toronto Raptors game scheduled for the upcoming week from amongst all eligible Entries received since the prior draw date by random drawduring the Contest Period. Each Selected Entrant will be eligible to win the Prize for one (1) Toronto Raptors game scheduled to be played during the upcoming week. Draws will be held at the head offices of MLSE (50 Bay Street, Toronto, Ontario), or such other location as MLSE determines. Each Selected Entrant will be eligible to win the Prize for the next Toronto Raptors game. Where more than one Toronto Raptors game is scheduled prior to the next Draw Date, then multiple draws will be held.
MLSE reserves the right to move a Draw Date to a different day, or to have more than one Draw Date during a seven day period, in the event that (i) the Toronto Raptors game schedule changes on short notice, or (ii) where MLSE determines that an earlier or additional Draw Date would allow MLSE to provide more advance notice to a Selected Entrant of an upcoming game. If a Selected Entrant is drawn for a game that is not played due to the elimination of the Toronto Raptors from the 2020-21 Playoffs, then no Prize will be awarded.
Each Selected Entrant will be contacted at the phone number or email address provided in the App. If a Selected Entrant cannot be contacted or fails to respond within twenty-four (24) hours of the first attempt of contact by MLSE, they will be considered to have forfeited the Prize and will be disqualified and another Entrant may be selected, in the sole discretion of MLSE, from the remaining eligible Entries until such time as contact is made with a Selected Entrant, there are no more eligible Entries, or there is insufficient time to award the Prize, whichever comes first. The Contest Sponsor will not be responsible for failed attempts to contact a Selected Entrant.
No telephone contact or other correspondence in association with the Contest will be entered into except with each Selected Entrant.
(6) CLAIMING YOUR PRIZE:
To be declared a Prize Winner, each Selected Entrant may be required to answer correctly, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill-testing question posed by MLSE in a format of its choosing. Each Selected Entrant may also be required to sign a Declaration, Release and Waiver Form (the “Release Form”) confirming compliance with the Official Rules, acceptance of the Prize as awarded, 112079005 v3
without substitution, and releasing the Released Parties from any liability in connection with the Prize or the Contest before being granted the Prize.
If a Selected Entrant does not meet all of the Contest requirements, fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question or does not sign and return the Release Form to MLSE within the time frame specified therein, that Selected Entrant will forfeit their Prize and MLSE shall be entitled (but not obligated) to select another Entrant from the remaining eligible Entries until such time as contact is made with an Entrant or there are no more eligible Entries, whichever comes first. This process may continue until the Prize has been awarded or there is insufficient time to permit the awarding of a Prize. In the event that an alternate Selected Entrant is required to be selected, the same above-noted process will apply. The Contest Sponsor is not responsible, whether as a result of human error or otherwise, for any failure to contact any Selected Entrant.
(7) GENERAL RULES:
In the event of a conflict between the Official Rules and any instructions or interpretations of these Official Rules given by an employee of the Contest Sponsor regarding the Contest, these Official Rules shall prevail. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related materials, the terms and conditions of these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.
By submitting an Entry into this Contest, each Entrant confirms his or her understanding of and compliance with these Official Rules. Each Entrant, and their representatives, heirs, next of kin or assignees (“Entrant’s Representatives”), hereby releases and holds the Released Parties harmless from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to the Entrant, Entrant’s Representatives or any other person, including personal injury, death or property damage, resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any Prize, participation in the Contest, any breach of the Official Rules, or in any Prize-related activity. The Entrant and Entrant’s Representatives agree to fully indemnify the Released Parties from any and all claims by third parties relating to the Contest, without limitation.
(9) LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
None of the Released Parties assumes any liability for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest or for any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of Entries, the selection of the Winner or for any printing or other errors in any Contest materials. The Released Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, tampering, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or authorized access to, or alteration of Entries. The Released Parties are not responsible for any problems, viruses or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or Direct Messaging on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to Entrants or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating or downloading materials in the Contest.
None of the Released Parties assumes any liability for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind, including without limitation, direct, indirect, consequential, incidental or punitive damages which may be sustained to an Entrant's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from an Entrant's attempt to either participate in the Contest or download any information in connection with participating in the Contest or use of any website. Without limiting the foregoing, everything on any website is provided "as is" without any warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement.
(10) CONTEST ADMINISTRATION:
All decisions regarding the Contest remain with the Contest Sponsor. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, suspend and/or terminate any or all parts of the Contest for any reason.
The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be in violation of these Official Rules. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to refuse an Entry from a person whose eligibility 112079005 v3
is in question or who has been disqualified or is otherwise ineligible to enter. Any attempt to tamper with the entry process, interfere with these Official Rules, deliberately damage the App, any website or undermine the administration, security or legitimate operation of the Contest, is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other relief (including attorneys’ fees) from all persons responsible for such acts to the fullest extent permitted by law, which may include banning or disqualifying Entrants from this and future contests of the Contest Sponsor. In their sole determination, the Contest Sponsor may disqualify any person who acts in any manner to threaten or abuse or harass any person and to void all such person’s associated Entries. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate or suspend the Contest should fraud, virus, bugs, or other reasons beyond the control of the Contest Sponsor corrupt the security, proper play or administration of the Contest.
(11) PRIVACY AND PUBLICITY RIGHTS:
By accepting a Prize, each Prize Winner agrees to allow MLSEthe Contest Sponsor and itstheir respective subsidiaries and affiliates [NTD: Is Ford going to use any of the winners’ information?],, promotional and advertising agencies and representatives the right to use his/hertheir name, biographical information, image, photos and/or likeness and statements for programming, promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes in connection with this Contest, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including but not limited to on television, video, the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
Ford and MLSE respect your right to privacy. Personal information collected from Entrants will only be used to administer the Contest and, only if consent is actively given at the time of entry, to provide Entrants with information regarding upcoming promotions and/or events from Ford or MLSE. For more information regarding the manner of collection, use and disclosure of personal information by (a) Ford, visit https://www.ford.ca/help/privacy/, and (b) MLSE, visit http://mlse.com/privacy.
(12) GOVERNING LAW:
The Contest shall be governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules or the rights and obligations as between any person and/or Entrant and the Contest Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by and construed and interpreted in accordance with the internal laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, including the procedural provisions of those laws, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other jurisdiction’s laws. The Contest Sponsor and all Entrants hereby attorn to the jurisdiction of the courts of that Province, sitting in the City of Toronto, Ontario, in respect of the determination of any matter, issue or dispute arising under or in respect of these Official Rules and/or the Contest and agree that any such determination shall be brought solely and exclusively before such courts.
The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with the terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
Any words herein importing the masculine gender shall include the feminine gender and vice versa in both the singular and the plural.
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