Instagram Contest Rules 2014

“FFAC on Bart Sweepstakes” Official Rules

I.     Privacy:

  1. The Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (“FFAC”) is committed to keeping your information private. We do not, and will not, distribute, disclose or sell any of your personal information to third parties, other than as required by law.

  2. The FFAC on BART Sweepstakes (“FBS”) is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Instagram or BART. You are providing information to FFAC and not to Instagram.

 

II.    Eligibility:

  1. The FBS is open to all FFAC Instagram followers who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry and live in the United States of America.

  2. Employees of FFAC, its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and internet agencies and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible.

  3. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply to the FBS.

  4. If you cannot or will not comply with these Official Rules, you should not participate in the FBS.

  5. By entering the FBS, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules and waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error in these Official Rules or the FBS itself.  You also agree to be bound by all the decisions of FFAC or its designees, whose decisions are final and binding.

  6. By entering the FBS, you agree to release FFAC from all responsibility and liability for damages, losses or injuries of any kind resulting from participation in the FBS or any prize-related activities, if any, or any awarding, possession, use and/or misuse of prize(s), in any, awarded herein.

 

III.     How to Enter:

    Phase 1:

  1. Beginning, Saturday, September 6, 2014 at 12:01am PST, follow the instructions to enter the FBS by following @ffacoalition on Instagram. Entrants must share the FFAC BART station ad ("Drought got you down?" ad), tag @ffacoalition, and use the official FBS hashtag #ffaconbart in order to be eligible.  

  2. Entrants must enter this phase of FBS before 11:59pm PST on Friday, September 19, 2014 in order to be eligible to win the prize. Entries received after this date and time will not be included in the selection process.

  3. Only followers of @ffacoalition on Instagram will be eligible to win.

  4. The winner will be selected at random by FFAC.

  5. The winner will be announced via the official @ffacoalition Instagram on Saturday, September 20, 2014 and will be directed to email outreach@ffacoalition.org in order to collect his or her prize.

  6. If the winner does not contact FFAC within 3 days of notification, another winner will be chosen.

  7. One (1) prize, a three-month subscription to Vegan Cuts Beauty Box or Snack Box (winner’s choice), will be awarded at random to one (1) eligible person during Phase 1.

  8. The prize is not transferable and there is no cash alternative.

 

    Phase 2:

  1. Beginning, Sunday, September 21, 2014 at 12:01am PST, follow the instructions to enter FBS by following @ffacoalition on Instagram. Entrants must share the FFAC BART car ad (“Love Your Mama?” ad with calf graphic), tag @ffacoalition, and use the official FBS hashtag #ffaconbart in order to be eligible.  

  2. Entrants must enter this phase of FBS before 11:59pm PST on Saturday, October 5, 2014 in order to be eligible to win the prize. Entries received after this date and time will not be included in the selection process.

  3. Only followers of @ffacoalition on Instagram will be eligible to win.

  4. The winner will be selected at random by FFAC.

  5. The winner will be announced via the official @ffacoalition Instagram on Sunday, October 6, 2014 and will be directed to email outreach@ffacoalition.org in order to collect his or her prize.

  6. If the winner does not contact FFAC within 3 days of notification, another winner will be chosen.

  7. One (1) prize, a $50.00 gift certificate to Vegan Essentials online store, will be awarded at random to one (1) eligible person during Phase 2.

  8. The prize is not transferable and there is no cash alternative.

 

IV.    General Rules

  1. FFAC’s decisions are final on all matters relating to the FBS.

  2. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

  3. No purchase or donation necessary. Buying or donating will not help your chances to win. Your chances of winning without making a purchase or donation are the same as the chances of someone who purchases something or makes a donation. It is illegal to give any advantage to buyers or donors in this competition.

  4. Entrants agree to abide by the terms of these Official Rules and by the decisions of the sponsor, which are final and binding on all matters pertaining to the FBS.

  5. Non-compliance within this time period may result in disqualification and selection on an alternate winner.

  6. Entrants grant FFAC the right to use and publish their Instagram handle in print, and in any other media in connection with the FBS.

  7. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for FFAC to use the winner’s Instagram handle for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation unless prohibited by law.

  8. No substitution or transfer of prize by winner is permitted, except that FFAC reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event that an advertised prize is unavailable.

  9. All applicable income taxes are the sole responsibility of winner.

  10. By entering, entrants and their respective parents or legal guardians release, discharge and hold harmless FFAC, its subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability or any injuries, loss, or damage of any kind in arising from or in connection with the FBS or any prize won.

  11. By participating in the FBS, entrants and their respective parents or legal guardians agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the judges’ decisions, which are final.

  12. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in these competition materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

  13. FFAC is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer or in the announcement of the prize.

 

V.    Sponsor:

Factory Farming Awareness Coalition (FFAC), a fiscal project of Vegan Outreach, 40977 Pajaro Dr. Fremont, CA 94549.

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