Official Rules

TMNT City Under Siege: Finders Keepers Contest

Sponsored by MTV Networks Canada, ULC, a division of Viacom International Inc. (the “Sponsor”)

  1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. ALL ENTRANTS ARE RESPONSIBLE FOR ENSURING THEIR ENTRY INTO THE CONTEST DOES NOT VIOLATE ANY LOCAL LAWS OR REGULATIONS IN THE COUNTRY IN WHICH THEY ARE RESIDENT. THESE OFFICIAL RULES ARE AN AGREEMENT BETWEEN YOU AND THE SPONSOR, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING THE CONTEST. ONLY RESIDENTS OF CANADA, EXCLUDING THE PROVINCE OF QUÉBEC, MAY ENTER THIS CONTEST. INTERNET ACCESS IS REQUIRED TO PARTICIPATE.
  1. Entry Period/Contest Overview: The “TMNT City Under Siege: Finders Keepers Contest” (the “Contest”) commences at 09:00:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (EST) on October 31, 2015 and ends at 08:59:59 AM (EST) on January 4, 2016 (the “Entry Period”). The odds of winning depend on the total number of Eligible Entries (as defined below) received for the Contest. During the Entry Period, Entrants (as defined below) may enter the Contest by visiting the Contest Website (as defined below) and following the entry instructions, which will include answering a trivia question relating to one of the four videos advertising the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles City Under Siege toys (the “Video(s)”) available on the Contest Website (as further described in Section 4 below). Eligible Entries will be reviewed by Sponsor in accordance with Section 5, and a total of four (4) Eligible Entries will each be selected as prize winners (each, a “Prize Winner”, collectively, the “Prize Winners”), for a total of four (4) Prize Winners, as further described below.
  1. Eligibility: The Contest is open only to individuals who (i) are at least 5 years of age or older, and (ii) reside in Canada (excluding the province of Québec), at the date of entry. If an Entrant is not the age of legal majority in the country and province in which he/she resides, Sponsor will require the written consent of the parent or legal guardian of such Entrant before considering such minor Entrant’s Entry. Failure to provide such consent may disqualify such minor Entrant. As part of each Entry, such minor Entrants must provide an email address for Sponsor to contact such minor Entrant’s parent or legal guardian. Parent or legal guardian of the minor Entrant will be contacted by email and must confirm acceptance of these Terms, the Contest Website’s Privacy Policy  and Terms of Use, the Official Entry Form and that the Entry was completed entirely by such minor Entrant who meets all of the eligibility requirements as set forth in these Terms and for whom they have legal custody. Failure of a minor Entrant’s parent or legal guardian to provide such confirmation and acceptance during the Entry Period will result in the disqualification of such minor Entrant’s Entry from the Contest. Employees and their immediate families (i.e., parents, spouse, children, siblings, grandparents, step parents, step children and step siblings) of Sponsor, The SPOKE Agency Ltd., and each of their affiliated companies, sponsors, subsidiaries, advertising agencies and third party fulfillment agencies (collectively, the “Contest Entities”) are not eligible to enter this Contest. By participating in this Contest and submitting an Entry, Entrants: (i) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the interpretations of these Official Rules by the Sponsor, and by the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final in all matters relating to this Contest; (ii) release and hold harmless the Contest Entities and each of their respective agents, employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns, against any and all claims, injury or damage arising out of or relating to participation in this Contest and/or use or misuse or redemption of the Prize (as defined below); and (iii) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules.
  1. To Enter: Visit http://cityundersiege.ca/contests/ (the “Contest Website”) at any time during the Entry Period for Contest information and entry instructions. At the start of the Entry Period, the Contest Website will contain one Video advertising the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles City Under Siege toys, and throughout the Entry Period, the Contest Website will be updated periodically with a total of three (3) additional Videos (for a total of four (4) such Videos). To enter, after reading these Official Rules, complete all required fields on the Entry Form, including the prompt to answer a trivia question about one of the Videos. There will be one trivia question corresponding to each of the four (4) Videos, and the Entrant must select which one of the Video’s trivia questions he/she will answer as part of any Entry. Entries will only be accepted during the Entry Period.
    Upon entry, Entrants must also electronically acknowledge and agree to these Official Rules in addition to the terms of the Contest Website’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Use and submit the Entry Form as instructed. An Entrant’s Entry together with his/her Official Entry Form shall be collectively referred to as an “Entry”. The individual responsible for submitting an Entry will be deemed to be the “Entrant”. In the event of a dispute over who submitted a winning Entry the authorized subscriber of the e-mail address used to participate in this Contest at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the Entrant. The authorized account subscriber is defined as the natural person who is assigned an e-mail address by the internet service provider, on-line service provider, or any other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. Use of any automated means to submit an Entry is prohibited. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.Submissions must be complete and be in compliance with these Official Rules to qualify as an Entry. Entrants must complete each Entry as directed and within the timeframe specified by Sponsor. Failure on behalf of an Entrant to comply with the foregoing may result in an incomplete or disqualified Entry. Limit one (1) Entry per person per each of the four (4) trivia questions available for Entrant to select to answer as part of an Entry, for a total maximum of four (4) Entries per person into the Contest. All Entries (i) submitted in accordance with these Official Rules, (ii) which additionally correctly answer the Entry Form’s applicable trivia question (such answers determined and verification of correct answers facilitated by Sponsor in its sole discretion), and (iii) solely with respect to each Entry submitted by an Entrant who is not the age of legal majority in the country and province in which he/she resides at the time of Entry, which have been confirmed and approved by Entrant’s parent or legal guardian in accordance with the terms of these Official Rules, shall be referred to as “Eligible Entries.” Incomplete, inaccurate, or duplicate entries, and entries which are in violation of these Official Rules as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion, are void.There is no cost to enter the Contest, however internet access charges and/or wireless data rates may apply. Please check with your internet service and mobile wireless provider for current internet access charges, if any. Entrants should seek the permission of the person paying the bill before entering. If you opt to submit an Entry via your wireless mobile device (which may only be available via participating wireless carriers and is not required to enter the Contest), standard text messaging and/or data rates may apply for each message sent or received from your handset according to the terms and conditions of your services agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers’ rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Contest. Participation in this Contest by mobile device means that you understand that you may receive additional messages by mobile device relating to this Contest, including notifying you if you are a Prize Winner, which may be subject to charges pursuant to your carrier’s rate plan. Text messaging may not be available from all mobile phone service carriers and handset models. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas. Check your mobile device’s capabilities for specific instructions.
  1. Prize Winner Selection/Notification: On or around January 4, 2016, four (4) winners (each a “Prize Winner”) will be randomly selected from the Eligible Entries received during the Entry Period, each of whom has correctly answered a different one of the four (4) trivia questions, for a total of four (4) Prize Winners. Sponsor will make up to two (2) attempts over the forty-eight (48) hour period following the Prize Winners’ selection to contact each potential Prize Winner via the email address provided on his/her Entry Form. If Sponsor does not receive a response from any potential Prize Winner within forty-eight (48) hours of such potential Prize Winner being contacted, then the Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the potential Prize Winner (who will not win any prize) and select an alternate Prize Winner from among the remaining Eligible Entries received which correctly answered the same trivia question as the disqualified potential Prize Winner. Upon entry into the Contest, each Prize Winner (as well as all other entrants) is required to comply with any and all applicable federal, provincial/territorial, and local laws, rules, and regulations. The final determination of the Prize Winners shall be in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor and is not subject to appeal or review. Sponsor reserves the right to delay the announcement of any Prize Winners in its sole discretion. To the extent permitted by law, Sponsor disclaims any liability from, and Entrants, agree to waive, any claims against Sponsor relating to the judging or awarding process. Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate Prize Winner in the event that any potential Prize Winner fails to comply with these Official Rules. Limit one (1) Prize Winner per household.
  1. Prize Winner Verification: Each potential Prize Winner must prove eligibility, including, without limitation, proof of age and residence within forty-eight (48) hours of being notified as a potential Prize Winner. In the event of non-compliance by a potential Prize Winner such potential Prize Winner shall be disqualified and all privileges otherwise due as the Prize Winner shall be terminated and an alternative potential Prize Winner may be chosen from among all of the remaining applicable Eligible Entries received if time permits in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Each potential Prize Winner must (i) Correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited skill-testing mathematical question, and (ii) sign and return to Sponsor within forty-eight (48) hours of receipt of the following documents from Sponsor: (a) an affidavit of eligibility and release of Contest Entities and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and members from any and all liability, loss, claims, demands, and causes of action for personal injury and/or damage, theft, loss, or any other harm suffered in connection with this Contest or the use/misuse or acceptance of the Prize (as defined below) or any portion thereof to be eligible for the Prize; and (b) any other documentation required by Sponsor (collectively, the “Releases”), each signed additionally by the Entrant’s adult parent and/or legal guardian in the event that the potential Prize Winner is not the age of legal majority in the country and province in which he/she resides. Entry into this Contest constitutes agreement to sign such Releases. Failure to correctly answer, unaided, the time-limited skill-testing mathematical question, failure to return all such documents and comply with deadlines, noncompliance with these Official Rules or the return of any prize or prize notification will result in disqualification and, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, selection of an alternate winner. All decisions of the Sponsor relating to the Contest are final and are not subject to appeal or review. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to delay the announcement of each Prize Winner for creative or technical reasons or for any other reason Sponsor deems necessary.
  1. Prizes: Four (4) Prize Winners will be selected from the Eligible Entries submitted during the Entry Period (for a total of four [4] Prize Winners) to win a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle prize package (the “Prize”) consisting of five (5) assorted Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed action figures, each of which are approximately five (5) inches tall, with an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of Forty Nine Canadian Dollars and Seventy Cents (CAD $49.70) per Prize package. The total number of Prizes offered will be four (4). Any details related to the Prize not specified in these Official Rules shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The date for fulfillment of each Prize will be on or about January 18, 2016, subject to change in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The ARV of all Prizes together is One Hundred Ninety Eight Canadian Dollars and Eighty Cents (CAD $198.80).
  1. General Prize Terms: Arrangements for fulfillment of the Prize will be made by Sponsor. All details related to the Prize not specified in these Official Rules shall be solely determined by Sponsor. Upon entry into the Contest, each Prize Winner (as well as all other Entrants) is required to comply with any and all applicable federal, provincial/territorial, and local laws, rules, and regulations. Any costs and expenses associated with the Prize not specifically provided for in these Official Rules, are solely Prize Winner’s responsibility. Sponsor shall have no responsibility or obligation to the Prize Winner or potential Prize Winner who is unable or unavailable to accept or utilize the Prize as described in these Official Rules. No substitution, transfer or cash equivalent of the Prize or any portion thereof is permitted, except by Sponsor, in which case a prize of comparable or greater value may be awarded.
  1. General Terms: Noncompliance with any of these Official Rules, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, may result in disqualification. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY A PRIZE WINNER OR ANY BEHAVIOR BY A PRIZE WINNER THAT WILL BRING SUCH PRIZE WINNER OR CONTEST ENTITIES INTO DISREPUTE (IN SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH PRIZE WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS A PRIZE WINNER OF THE CONTEST AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS A PRIZE WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.The Contest Entities assume no responsibility for incorrect, inaccurate, or late entry information whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Contest. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Contest, or in the announcement of each Prize and/or Prize Winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest or modify the Contest or Official Rules for any reason, including if the Contest is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest or amendment and/or adoption of new or existing laws and/or regulations regarding the administration, operation or any other aspect of the Contest in any jurisdiction. Should the Contest be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, each Prize may be awarded to a Prize Winner to be selected from among all Eligible Entries received up until and or after (if applicable) the time of modification, cancellation or termination or in a manner that is fair and equitable as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions by Sponsor are final and are not subject to appeal or review. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE ONTARIO, CANADA COURTS (PROVINCIAL AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE CONTEST AND THE LAWS OF THE PROVINCE OF ONTARIO AND THE LAWS OF CANADA APPLICABLE THEREIN SHALL GOVERN THE CONTEST. EACH ENTRANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS. Entrants agree to indemnify and hold harmless Contest Entities and each of their respective affiliated companies, parents, sponsors, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, members (collectively, the “Indemnified Parties”) from and against any and all liabilities, claims, suits, losses, damages, expenses and costs (including, but not limited to reasonable attorneys’ fees) resulting or arising from: (i) the Contest, and/or (ii) any breach or violation of any representation, warranty, obligation or covenant made by each Entrant herein; and each Entrant agrees to release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against the Indemnified Parties, to release all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against the Indemnified Parties, and hereby acknowledge that the Indemnified Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a Prize.BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, ENTRANTS RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE INDEMNIFIED PARTIES FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LOSSES, DAMAGES, RIGHTS, CLAIMS, AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND ARISING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THE CONTEST OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY CONTEST-RELATED ACTIVITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE REMOVAL FROM THE CONTEST WEBSITE OF, OR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS), OR RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTEST, AS WELL AS CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY.IN NO EVENT WILL THE INDEMNIFIED PARTIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF ANY ACCESS TO, LACK OF ACCESS TO, AND/OR USE OF THE CONTEST WEBSITE, THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE CONTEST WEBSITE, THE REMOVAL FROM THE CONTEST WEBSITE OF, OR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS, OR THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF, OR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE OR MISUSE OF, OR PARTICIPATION IN, ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE CONTEST. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE CONTEST, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE CONTEST WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  1. Use and Transfer of Personal Information: By entering this Contest, you understand and agree that your Entry and any personal information collected or accessed through the Contest website or via e-mail in connection with the Contest may be used by Sponsor to process your Entry and, if applicable, fulfill prizing and announce winners and may be transferred to, processed and stored in the United States in accordance with the terms of Sponsor’s Privacy Policy. Any such personal information will be used solely in connection with this Contest and for any purpose for which the Entrant specifically opts in and will not be disclosed to any third party except for (a) the purpose of fulfilling the prize(s) where applicable and (b) any purpose for which the Entrant specifically opts in. Any personal information held by Sponsor in connection with this Contest will be held on record for a reasonable period to fulfill the purpose for which such personal information was collected. If an Entrant gives Sponsor permission to pass on their personal information to a third party then this shall no longer be the responsibility of Sponsor and shall be subject to the privacy policy of that third party.
  1. Entries: Only entries from individuals will be accepted. Any entries or usernames that the Sponsor believes have (a) been made via participation in a syndicate or (b) via any form of machine assisted intervention enabling computer generated accumulation of points or multiple entries, or (c) been deemed obscene or inappropriate or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, will be disqualified. The Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify multiple usernames with the same or similar account information.
  1. Amendment: These Official Rules may be amended at any time by Sponsor on notice.
  1. Waiver: No waiver of any rights by the Sponsor or any Entrant will be taken as a waiver of any other rights it may have. For example, if the Sponsor waives its right to acknowledge and respond with respect to a particular breach of these Official Rules by an Entrant, it does not prevent the Sponsor from acknowledge and responding with respect to other breaches.
  1. Request for Names of Prize Winners and/or a copy of these Official Rules: For the name of the Prize Winners and/or Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope by April 5, 2016 to: Viacom International Media Networks, Attention: TMNT City Under Siege: Finders Keepers Contest, 34th Floor Rm. 203, 1540 Broadway, New York, NY 10036. Please note on the front left-hand corner of your outer envelope whether you are requesting “Official Rules” or the names of the “Prize Winners”. Canadian residents may omit return postage if requesting a set of Official Rules.
  1. Sponsor: Contest sponsored by MTV Networks Canada, ULC, a division of Viacom International Inc., 495 King Street West, Suite 100, Toronto, Canada. All inquiries related to this Contest should be directed to MTV Networks Canada, ULC at contests@onstage.isobarcanada.com/Dev/tmnt.

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