GoldieBlox® Channel Subscriber Sweepstakes Rules
Complete Rules, Terms, and Conditions
1. Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to those who subscribe to the GoldieBlox Channel on Youtube http://www.youtube.com/user/goldieblox and SoCraftastic https://www.youtube.com/user/SoCraftastic or use the Alternate Entry Form . Entrants must be 13 years of age or older as of the date of entry. The Sweepstakes is only open to legal residents of the United States, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of GoldieBlox, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of GoldieBlox as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Sweepstakes.
3. Sweepstakes Period: Entries (either new GoldieBlox and SoCraftastic Channel subscriptions or Alternate Entries) will be accepted online starting on January 19th, 6:00am PST and ending on February 11th, 11:59pm PST. All online entries must be received by February 11th, 11:59pm PST.
4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by either subscribing to the GoldieBlox Channel and SoCraftastic Channel or submitting an entry using the Alternate Online Form. Entrants must fulfill all Sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are incomplete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of GoldieBlox. You may enter only once. You must provide the information requested to enter and if you are selected as a winner. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If You use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of GoldieBlox. ENTRANTS MUST USE THEIR OWN EMAIL ACCOUNT REGISTERED IN THEIR OWN NAME AND NOT AN ACCOUNT OWNED BY ANY OTHER PARTY.
5. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Sweepstakes (the “Winner”) will receive one MacBook Pro and one decorative wrench necklace. Actual/appraised value may differ at time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by GoldieBlox. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at GoldieBlox’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. GoldieBlox shall pay for shipment of the Prize to the Winner, insured with delivery signature required, via UPS, Fedex or other carrier of our choice. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for GoldieBlox to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Prizes won by minors 13 and over will be awarded to a parent or legal guardian who must sign all required releases. ALL DECISIONS ARE FINAL.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of GoldieBlox, within five (5) days of the Sweepstakes entry deadline. Winner will be notified via YouTube message within five (5) days following selection of Winner. GoldieBlox shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within two (2) days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, including a signed copy of these Rules, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER AT GOLDIEBLOX‘S SOLE DISCRETION WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Winner Announcement Video: Following Winner’s completion of all required signed releases, Winner will be publicly announced in a new video created by GoldieBlox and posted on the GoldieBlox Channel as well as a video created by SoCratastic and posted on the SoCraftastic Channel. Winner consents to the use of their name and any Winner-provided photographs or videos. Winner will be asked to confirm that any photos or videos provided by the Winner for the video are wholly original to Winner and do not infringe the rights of any third parties. Nothing guarantees that a “Winner Video” will be created or posted by GoldieBlox or SoCraftastic, or prevents GoldieBlox or SoCraftastic from removing any such Winner Video.
9. Rights Granted by You: By entering You understand and agree that GoldieBlox, anyone acting on behalf of GoldieBlox, and GoldieBlox’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent.
10. Terms & Conditions: GoldieBlox reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond GoldieBlox’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, GoldieBlox may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by GoldieBlox. GoldieBlox reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. GoldieBlox has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, GoldieBlox reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
11. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless GoldieBlox, Inc. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
12. Disputes: This Sweepstakes is governed by the laws of California, without regard to conflict of laws doctrines. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in San Francisco, California having exclusive jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), nor may Participant seek any injunction against GoldieBlox, the GoldieBlox Channel or any other party. Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
14. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org. Requests must be received no later than January 3rd, 11:59pm PST.
15. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is GoldieBlox, Inc., 2230 Livingston Street, Oakland, CA 94606, USA.
16. Youtube® The Sweepstakes hosted by GoldieBlox is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with YouTube or Apple.
17. By submitting your email in this webform here, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.
18. "Contest/sweepstakes entries will only be accepted by individuals with usernames that do not contain any content which violates YouTube's Community Guidelines (https://www.youtube.com/yt/about/policies/#community-guidelines) and must be suitable for presentation in a public forum."