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BBTV’s #TrickorTweet Contest and Giveaway

Official Rules

A. #TRICKORTWEET CONTEST

The following are the Official Rules (the “Contest Rules”) of the #TrickorTweet Contest (the “Contest”):

  • SPONSOR: This Contest is sponsored by BroadbandTV Corp. (the “Sponsor”), having an address at 1205 Melville Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6E 0A6.
  • DURATION OF VIDEO CONTEST: The Sponsor shall accept Entries for the Contest starting on October 20, 2016 at 12:00 a.m., and will cease accepting Entries on October 25, 2016 after 11:59 p.m. (the “Contest Period”). All times and dates are determined using the Pacific Time Zone (PT).
  • HOW TO ENTER CONTEST: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter the Contest, an entrant who meets the eligibility requirements herein (each a “Contest Entrant” or “You”) must submit a YouTube video to www.bbtv.com/trickortweet (each a “Contest Video”). Each Contest Video must meet the following requirements:
    • Have a halloween theme;
    • Include “BBTV’s #TrickorTweet” in the description of the video;
    • Include the following link: www.bbtv.com/trickortweet; and
    • You must be partnered with the BroadbandTV network.
  • The Contest Video can take any form (e.g. live-action, animation, stop-motion, etc.). Contest Entrants can submit multiple Entries. The Sponsor, or its designees, shall determine in their sole discretion whether a Contest Entrant has entered the Contest successfully. The Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all respects and are not subject to appeal.
  • The Contest Video must not:
    • Contain any advertisements, commercial endorsements, or content disparaging to any person or company (including competitors of Sponsor);
    • Contain any content that is obscene, vulgar, or defamatory, or that is disparaging on the basis of race, ethnicity, gender, nationality, religion, sexual orientation, disability, or age;
    • Depict any activity, or imply any activity, that violates the law, involves drug or alcohol use, is sexual in nature, involves gambling, or which may result in physical injury or property damage; and
    • Contain any content that is in poor taste, unsportsmanlike, or contrary to the values of Sponsor.
    • Entries are good only for the applicable Contest Entrant (i.e. the person who successfully entered the Contest by completing the actions described above). Any attempt to transfer, purchase, sell, or exchange an Entry is void and without effect. Entries have no cash value and will expire at the end of the Contest.
  • • ALTERNATIVE METHOD OF ENTRY FOR CONTEST: You can also enter the Contest by mail by sending in a 3” x 5” postcard including Your name, mailing address, email address and age and DVD or memory stick containing Your Contest Video(s). Send the postcard and the Contest Video(s) to the following address:
  • BBTV’s “#TrickorTweet” Contest
    c/o BroadbandTV Corp.
    1205 Melville Street
    Vancouver, BC V6E 0A6
    Canada
  • • ELIGIBILITY: Only legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia (excluding Rhode Island and Maine), and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are thirteen (13) years or older at the time of entry are eligible to enter. Minors must get their parent or legal guardian’s permission to enter and any prize won by a minor in any state or province where the age of majority is not 18 will be awarded to such minor’s parent or legal guardian who must sign and return any required documentation. Employees of the Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates and its contest agencies, as well as the immediate family and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, municipal, and local laws and regulations. This Contest is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Anyone in the Sponsor’s sole discretion that is found to: (a) be using multiple accounts to participate in the Contest, or (b) is participating in an attempt to hijack the Contest (e.g. participating in collaboration with other Contest Entrants), will be ineligible, and his/her Entry or Entries in the Contest will be judged void. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter or YouTube. Contest Entrants are providing information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter or YouTube.
  • • HOW TO WIN CONTEST: On October 26, 2016, three (3) members of the Sponsor’s marketing team will review and judge all the Entries based on the following point system: five (5) points for creativity, five (5) points for enthusiasm, and five (5) points for concept and execution. Based on these criteria, the Sponsor shall select the 5-10 top Contest Videos with the highest scores (each a “Top Video”). BBTV will send an email to the Contest Entrants with a Top Video and provide them with messaging about the #TrickorTweet Sweepstakes to share with their audience on Twitter and/or YouTube. The Top Videos will be displayed on BBTV’s website at www.bbtv.com/trickortweet. The audience of the Contest Entrants with a Top Video and of BBTV (each a “Sweepstakes Entrant”) will click-to-tweet to vote for their favorite Top Video (each click-to-tweet shall be referred to as a “Vote”). Sweepstakes Entrants shall refer to the Sweepstakes Rules set out below. The Top Video that collects the most Votes will be announced as the Contest Prize Winner.
  • • CONTEST PRIZE: The Contest Prize Winner will be announced on November 4, 2016 on the Sponsor’s Twitter page, https://twitter.com/BroadbandTV, and the Sponsor may also announce the Contest Prize Winner in its email newsletter. The Sponsor will also message the Contest Prize Winner through “direct message” on Twitter. All monetary values are in United States Dollars. The Contest Prize Winner shall receive a prize consisting of one (1) $2,000 USD Amazon gift card (the “Contest Prize”). The Contest Prize is subject to availability and the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to award a prize of greater or equal value if the Contest Prize, or any element thereof, is unavailable. If the Contest Prize Winner cannot accept the Contest Prize for any reason, then the Contest Prize Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Contest Prize Winner selected. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF THE CONTEST PRIZE IS THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE CONTEST PRIZE WINNER. The Contest Prize Winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility before they can receive the Contest Prize. If the Contest Prize is returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within fifteen (15) days after delivery of notification, it will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate Contest Prize Winner. There will be no substitutions, cash equivalent, or transfer of the Contest Prize permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. The Contest Prize is awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose). Winning the Contest is contingent on fulfilling all requirements set forth in these Rules. If the Contest Prize Winner is a resident of Canada, they must answer unaided an arithmetic skill-testing question as a condition to receiving the Contest Prize.

B. #TRICKORTWEET GIVEAWAY

The following are the Official Rules (the “Sweepstakes Rules”) of the #TrickorTweet Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”):

  • SPONSOR: This Contest is sponsored by BroadbandTV Corp. (the “Sponsor”), having an address at 1205 Melville Street, Vancouver, BC, Canada V6E 0A6.
  • DURATION OF SWEEPSTAKES: The Sponsor shall accept Sweepstakes Entries starting on October 25, 2016 at 12:00 a.m. and shall cease to accept Sweepstakes Entries on November 1, 2016 at 11:59 p.m. (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All times and dates are determined using the Pacific Time Zone (PT).
  • HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter the Sweepstakes, a person who meets the eligibility requirements below must click-to-vote (a “Sweepstakes Entrant”) on the link in BBTV’s Tweet on Twitter containing the hashtag “#TrickorTweet”, the link will bring You to BBTV’s website at www.bbtv.com/trickortweet, where You will then choose Your favorite Contest Video. Note that in order for Your Sweepstakes Entry to count, You must publish Your favorite Contest Video by tweeting it on Your Twitter page (each tweet shall be a “Vote”, and each Vote is considered a “Sweepstakes Entry”). Sweepstakes Entrants can submit multiple Sweepstakes Entries (i.e. multiple tweets or Votes) for more chances to win the Sweepstakes Prize. The Sponsor, or its designees, shall determine in their sole discretion whether a Sweepstakes Entrant has entered the Sweepstakes successfully. Sweepstakes Entries are good only for the Sweepstakes Entrant (i.e. the person who successfully entered the Sweepstakes by completing the actions described above). Any attempt to transfer, purchase, sell, or exchange a Sweepstakes Entry other than the Sweepstakes Entrant is void and without effect. Sweepstakes Entries have no cash value and will expire at the end of the Sweepstakes Period.
  • ELIGIBILITY: Only legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia (excluding Rhode Island and Maine) and Canada (excluding Quebec) who are thirteen (13) years or older at the time of entry are eligible to enter. Minors must get their parent or legal guardian’s permission to enter and any prize won by a minor in any state where the age of majority is not 18 will be awarded to such minor’s parent or legal guardian who must sign and return any required documentation. Employees of the Sponsor, its subsidiaries, affiliates and its agents, as well as the immediate family and household members of each such employee, are not eligible. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, municipal, and local laws and regulations. The Sweepstakes is void where prohibited or restricted by law. Anyone in the Sponsor’s sole discretion that is found to: (a) be using multiple accounts to participate in the Sweepstakes, or (b) is participating in an attempt to hijack the Sweepstakes (e.g. participating in collaboration with other Sweepstakes Entrants), will be ineligible, and their entry or entries in the Sweepstakes will be judged void. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. Sweepstakes Entrants are providing information to the Sponsor and not to Twitter.
  • HOW TO WIN: The Sponsor shall randomly select three (3) Sweepstakes Entrants from the Sweepstakes Entries as the Sweepstakes Prize Winners. Please refer to “How to Enter” above for details.
  • ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning a prize depend on the total number of Sweepstakes Entrants and the total number of Sweepstakes Entries by such Sweepstakes Entrants. In the event that more than one drawing of the Sweepstakes Prize is required in the Sweepstake, any non-winning Sweepstakes Entrants from the previous drawings will be included in subsequent drawings.
  • SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE: The three (3) Sweepstakes Prize Winners will be announced on November 4, 2016 on the Sponsor’s Twitter page, https://twitter.com/BroadbandTV, and the Sponsor may also announce the Sweepstakes Prize Winners in its email newsletter. The Sponsor will also message the Sweepstakes Prize Winners through “direct message” on Twitter. All monetary values are in United States Dollars. The Sweepstakes Prize Winners shall each receive a prize consisting of one (1) $500 USD Amazon gift card (each a “Sweepstakes Prize”). The Sweepstakes Prizes are subject to availability and the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to award a prize of greater or equal value if a Sweepstakes Prize, or any element thereof, is unavailable. If a Sweepstakes Prize Winner cannot accept a Sweepstakes Prize for any reason, then the Sweepstakes Prize Winner may be disqualified and an alternate Sweepstakes Prize Winner selected. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES ASSOCIATED WITH THE RECEIPT OR USE OF ANY SWEEPSTAKES PRIZES ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH OF THE SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE WINNERS. Each Sweeptakes Prize Winner may be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility before they can receive a Sweepstakes Prize. Sweepstakes Prizes returned as undeliverable or otherwise not claimed within fifteen (15) days after delivery of notification will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate Sweepstakes Prize Winner. Sweepstakes Prizes are not transferable. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any Sweepstakes Prizes will be permitted, except that the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any Sweepstakes Prize for another prize of equal or greater value. The Sweepstakes Prize is awarded “AS IS” and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, (including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose).

C. CONTEST AND SWEEPSTAKES GENERAL RULES

  • LICENSE: By entering the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, You grant to Sponsor and its affiliated companies for a period of three (3) years from the end of the Contest Period and/or Sweepstakes Period (as applicable), a perpetual, non-exclusive, irrevocable, fully-paid, royalty-free, sublicensable and transferable worldwide (except where prohibited by law) right and license (but not the obligation) in any and all media, now known or hereafter devised, to use, modify and create derivative works based on Your Contest Video (if applicable), Your name, likeness, picture, image, identity, address (city and state), email address, voice, biographical information, signature, social media handles and written oral statements (collectively, an “Entrant’s Image” or “Your Image”), for advertising and promotional purposes in promoting or publicizing the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor and its goods and services, without any form of compensation to You. In addition, and to the extent permitted by law, You hereby waive, all moral rights You may have in or to Your Contest Video and Your Image. You shall have no right of approval, no claim to compensation, and no claim (including, without limitation, claims based on invasion of privacy, defamation, rights of integrity or attribution, or right of publicity) arising out of any use, blurring, alteration, or use in composite form of Your Contest Video or Your Image. The rights and license granted under this paragraph shall extend to Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries, and its domestic and foreign affiliated companies and agents for all Contest Entrants and/or Sweepstakes Entrants, including Contest Entrants and Sweepstakes Entrants who are selected as the Contest Prize Winner and Sweepstakes Prize Winners, and those Contest Entrants and Sweepstakes Entrants who are not selected. The Sponsor shall not have no obligation to use these publicity rights of the Contest Prize Winner and the Sweepstakes Prize Winners for any purpose.
  • CONDUCT: All Contest Entrants and Sweepstakes Entrants agree to be bound by these Contest Rules and/or Sweepstakes Rules, as applicable, including all rules, policies, and/or terms of use of Twitter or YouTube (the “Social Media Terms”), and the decisions of the Sponsor. Contest Entrants and/or Sweepstakes Entrants must not post on Twitter or on YouTube any comments disparaging to the Sponsor, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sponsor in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any Contest Entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entrant it finds to be in violation of these Contest Rules, Sweepstakes Rules or the Social Media Terms. The Sponsor is not liable if any Contest Entrant’s and/or Sweepstakes Entrant’s account on Twitter is suspended for violation of Twitter’s terms of use. Such Contest Entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entrant will also be disqualified from the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, as applicable.
  • USE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION: By participating in the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, You agree to provide personal information to the Sponsor. The Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, located on the Sponsor’s website (www.bbtv.com), set out, among other things, the type of information the Sponsor collects when You enter and participate in a Contest and/or Sweepstakes, and the potential use of such information by the Sponsor. In addition to the uses set out in the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service, the Sponsor may access and use Your personal information associated with Your YouTube channel and any social media accounts, including to select, notify, announce, and verify the Contest Prize Winner and Sweepstakes Prize Winners, and as otherwise explained in these Contest Rules and Sweepstakes Rules. By entering the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, You agree to the terms of Sponsor’s Privacy Policy and Terms of Service.
  • REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES: As a Contest Entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entrant, You represent and warrant that You have all the necessary rights, clearances and permissions, without the need for payment to any other person or entity, to use and exploit, and to authorize the Sponsor to use and exploit Your Contest Video, Your Sweepstakes Entries and Your Image in all manners contemplated by these Contest Rules and Sweepstakes Rules. The Sponsor disclaims any and all responsibility and liability for or in connection to the Contest Videos and/or Sweepstakes Entries, and notwithstanding any other provision of these Contest Rules and Sweepstakes Rules, You agree to release the Sponsor from any liability resulting from, or related to, Your Contest Videos, Your Sweepstakes Entries and Your Image.
  • LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, irregular, or misdirected Contest Entries or Sweepstakes Entries, “tweets”, “likes”, “follows”, or other types of social media engagements on Twitter, YouTube or of any other social media platform, email or for any computer, online, telephone or technical malfunctions or human errors that may occur. Note, that if for any reason, the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes are not capable of running as planned, or more prizes are awarded than planned, including, without limitation, due to a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort, the Sponsor may cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes. Contest Entrants and Sweepstakes Entrants further agree to release the Sponsor from any liability resulting from, or related to participation in the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes or the awarding or use of any prize. The Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or withdraw the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes at any time. By entering the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes, the Contest Prize Winner and the Sweepstakes Prize Winners release the Sponsor and Twitter, and their respective affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agencies (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any liability whatsoever, and waive any and all causes of action, related to any claims, costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising out of or in connection with the Contest and/or the Sweepstakes or the delivery, misdelivery, acceptance, possession, use of or inability to use any prize (including, without limitation, claims, costs, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light, whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory.
  • GOVERNING LAW: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Contest Rules and/or Sweepstakes Rules, or the rights and obligations of a Contest Entrant, Sweepstakes Entrant and/or the Released Parties in connection with the Contest and/or Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Province of British Columbia, Canada, and by its courts, without regard to its conflict of law principles. To the fullest extent permitted by law, each Contest Entrant and Sweepstakes Entrant agrees that: (a) any such action shall be brought by such Contest Entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entrant individually (not as part of a class action); (b) the courts sitting in the Province of British Columbia may exercise personal jurisdiction over such Contest Entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entrant; and (c) their recovery shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in participating in the Contest and/or Sweepstakes (if any) with all right to other recovery (including damages of any kind and attorneys’ fees) being expressly waived. If any provision of these Contest Rules and Sweepstakes Rules shall be held invalid, illegal or unenforceable, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law and the parties’ fundamental intentions hereunder, and the remaining provisions shall not be affected or impaired, provided however, that in such cases the parties oblige themselves to use their best efforts to achieve the purpose of the invalid provision by a new legally valid stipulation.
  • GENERAL: Decisions of the Sponsor shall be final and binding in all respects in all matters relating to the Contest and the awarding of the Contest Prize, and relating to the Sweepstakes and the awarding of the Sweepstakes Prize, are not subject to appeal.
  • WINNER’S LIST: For the name of the Contest Prize Winner and/or Sweepstakes Prize Winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: BBTV’s “#TrickorTweet” Contest, c/o BroadbandTV Corp., 1205 Melville Street, Vancouver, BC Canada V6E 0A6 requesting the name of the Contest Prize Winner and/or Sweepstakes Prize Winners, posted no later than November 15, 2016.
  • OFFICIAL RULES: A copy of these Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: BBTV’s “#TrickorTweet” Contest and Giveaway, c/o BroadbandTV Corp., 1205 Melville Street, Vancouver, BC Canada V6E 0A6 or by sending an email to info@bbtv.com requesting a copy of these Official Rules no later than November 1, 2016, or by visiting http://bbtv.com/contest-rules/ for an electronic copy.

These Official Rules for the #TrickorTweet Contest and Giveaway are effective as of October 20, 2016.

 

COPYRIGHT NOTICE: The #TrickorTweet Contest and Giveaway, and all accompanying materials, are copyright ©2016 BroadbandTV Corp.