Contest Rules

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CONTEST RULES

The ” Win a Knife “ Contest (the “Contest”)
This contest is organized by Stay Sharp. 

(” Organizer “)The Contest Organizer is responsible for the Contest, its organization and the rules of the Contest.


(” Contest  Period”)
The Contest will run from MARCH 1, 2021 to MARCH 5 , 2021, at noon (EST).


By entering the ” Win a Knife “ Contest, participants have a chance to win a 240 mm Gyuto knife worth $450.

Contest Rules and names of winners. A copy of the Rules and the names of the winners will be available by written request to:

Stay Sharp
412 Gilford
Street
Montreal, QC
H2J 1N2

By participating in the Contest, participants agree to submit to the Rules.
(the “Organizer”) ONLINE

TO PARTICIPATE:
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1. TERMS OF PARTICIPATION
This Contest is open to all legal residents of Canada, who have reached the age of majority in their respective province at the time of entering the Contest (each entrant, a “Entrant” together the “Entrants”) and who have an email address and Internet access prior to the start of the “Contest Period”.

Excludes: All employees, manufacturing agents, representatives or suppliers of Stay Sharp, as well as persons with whom they are domiciled, are not eligible for this draw.

2. HOW TO PARTICIPATE

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ON FACEBOOK


Get a chance to win a knife worth $450

1 – Like our Facebook page and this post

2 – Share this post by identifying two (2) people to whom you would give this prize as a gift!

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3. PRICES

3.1 Details
The approximate total value of the prize is $450 CAD.

The winner will be contacted via Facebook. The winner must provide their address for delivery. The selected Entrant must confirm acceptance of the Prize within forty-eight (48) hours of communication from the Contest Organizer.


3.2 The following conditions apply to prizes:
The Contest Organizer at its sole discretion may allow alternative plans based on the winner’s needs, on a case-by-case basis.

All other costs and expenses not expressly described as part of a Prize, taxes and all fees, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner.

Any Prize depicted in the promotional material is for illustrative purposes only and may not be exactly the item(s) offered as prizes.

Trademarks, logos and all service marks (including individual products and retailer names) are the property of their respective owners.

4. SELECTION OF THE WINNER

The individual draw will be held on March 5, 2021 , at 12:00 p.m. (EST)

5. CONDITIONS FOR AWARDING PRIZES

The winner will be announced within ten (10) business days of the draw.

If the winner cannot be reached or does not respond within the specified period (48 hours), the selected Participant will be deemed to have forfeited his/her Prize and another entry form will be drawn at random under the conditions of this paragraph 5 until a winner is determined.

In order to be declared a winner, he must complete and sign the Declaration and Exemption form of liability and compliance with the Rules that will be sent to him and return it to the Contest Organizer within fifteen (15) days of receipt.

Such a document includes confirmation of the winner’s compliance with the Rules, releasing the Contest Organizer, its officers, directors, employees, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies and agents from any liability, except where prohibited by law, and allowing the Contest Organizer and its representatives to use the name, photo, likeness, statements relating to the Prize, the place of residence and/or voice of the selected Participant as well as any content or texts that have been submitted in connection with the Contest and without any compensation, in any publicity of the Contest Organizer and for any required disclosure without obtaining the prior consent of the winner.

Within ten (10) days of receipt of the duly completed Declaration and Release of Liability and Compliance Form, the Contest Organizer will contact the winner to inform him of the terms and conditions of taking possession of his prize.

5.1 Any inaccurate or misleading statement or fraud will result in the automatic disqualification of the winner and loss of rights to the Prize.

5.2 Failure to comply with any of the conditions mentioned above or any other condition provided for in the Rules, the winner will be automatically disqualified and will lose his/her right to the prize.

6. GENERAL CONDITIONS

6.1. Checks. Entries are subject to verification by the Contest Organizer.

If you are a potential winner, you are not a winner until the verification process is completed, and it is determined that you have complied with all the conditions of the Rules.

6.2 Decisions of the Contest Organizer Any decision of the Contest Organizer with respect to any aspect of this Contest, including, without limitation, eligibility and/or disqualification of entries will be final and without appeal.

6.3 Disqualification. Any person participating in this Contest or attempting to participate in it by a means contrary to the Rules or likely to be unfair to other Participants will be automatically disqualified.

6.4 Acceptance of The Prize. Prizes must be accepted as described in these Rules and may under no circumstances be transferred in whole or in part to another person, substituted for another Prize or exchanged for cash, subject to what is provided for in the following paragraph and in these Rules.

6.5 Substitution of Prizes. In the event that it is impossible, difficult and/or more expensive for the Contest Organizer to award a Prize (or part of the Prize) as described in these Rules, it reserves the right to award a Prize (or part of the Prize) of the same nature and equivalent value or, at its sole discretion, the monetary value of the Prize (or part of the Prize) indicated in these Rules.

6.6 Limitation of Liability – Use of the Prize. The winner releases the Contest Organizer, its subsidiaries, affiliates, parent companies, advertising and promotional agencies, employees, agents, representatives, directors and officers (the “Released Parties”) from any and all liability for any damages of any kind that he or his/her guests may suffer, directly or indirectly, as a result of the acceptance, possession or use of the Prize, which includes, among other things, accidents, injuries, deaths, loss of pleasure, annoyances, disappointments, worries or frustrations of a physical or psychological nature that they or his guests may suffer.

For this purpose, the winner (i) acknowledges and confirms that the Released Parties make no warranties, assurances or representations of any kind with respect to the Prizes; (ii) acknowledges and agrees that the Released Parties disclaim all implied warranties with respect to this Contest or the Prizes offered, and (iii) agrees to sign the Declaration and Release of Liability Form prior to receiving its Prize.

All costs or expenses incurred by winners in connection with the claim or use of their Prize are the responsibility of the winners.

6.7 Limitation of Liability – Participation in the Contest. By entering or attempting to participate in this Contest, any person releases the Released Parties from any liability for any damage, claim or injury that he or she may suffer as a result of his or her participation or attempted participation in the Contest. The Released Parties disclaim all liability for the malfunction of any computer component, software or communication line, for the loss or absence of network communication or for any faulty, incomplete, incomprehensible or erased transmission by any computer or network that may limit or prevent any person from participating in the Contest.
The Released Parties disclaim all liability for any damage or loss that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, by the downloading of any web page or software and by the transmission of any information relating to participation in the Contest.
The Contest Organizer disclaims its obligations in the event that an event is delayed or postponed for any cause beyond its control, including without limitation, due to a natural disaster, public enemies, war, civil dispute, fire, flood, explosion, labor disputes or strikes or any other act or order of governmental authority.

6.8 Limitation of Liability. The Released Parties shall not be liable for any loss, delay, theft, damage, interference, inaccuracy, incomplete condition, wrong address, mutilation, non-delivery, delay, or misdirection of emails, points, codes and/or requests, claims for Prizes, or for errors, omissions, interruptions, erasures, defects, or delay in cable, satellite, Internet service provider, telephone lines, or in operations or the transmission of information, in each case if resulting by means of technical or other failures or malfunctions of computer hardware, software, communication devices, or transmission lines, or data corruption, theft, falsification, destruction, unauthorized access or alteration of the elements of participation, loss, human error or otherwise. In addition, the Released Parties are not responsible for electronic communications, which are undeliverable due to any form of active or passive filtering of any kind, or insufficient space in the Participant’s email account preventing the receipt of emails.

The Released Parties are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Internet users or by any equipment or programming associated with or used in the Program or by any technical or human error, that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of codes. The Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors or problems of any kind, whether computer, network, printing, seeding, typography, mechanics, technique, human or otherwise, in connection with or in connection with this program, including, without limitation, errors that may occur in connection with the administration of the program, the announcement of prizes, or the winners of prizes, the processing of points, codes, requests, the addition of points, or in any elements related to the program.

6.9 Modification. The Contest Organizer reserves the right, at its sole discretion and subject to compliance with applicable regulatory and legal requirements, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend, in whole or in part, this Contest in the event that it manifests a virus, a malfunction of computer components, an event or any human intervention that may corrupt or affect the administration, the security, impartiality or conduct of the Contest as provided for in the Rules.

6.10 Authorities. Participants authorize the display of their name on the Contest Organizer’s website, blog and Facebook page and its use for all purposes useful to this Contest and for the advertising purposes of the Contest Organizer and its products, at any time, free of charge and without any other form of compensation.

By entering the Contest, the winner authorizes the Contest Organizer and its representatives to use, if required, his/her name, photograph, image, statement relating to the Prize, place of residence and/or voice for advertising purposes in connection with the Contest, without any form of remuneration.

6.11 Ownership of Entries. Online Entries are the exclusive property of the Contest Organizer and will not be returned to Participants at any time.

6.12 Intellectual Property. The Contest Organizer is the sole owner of the Contest, the promotional materials and products and the intellectual property rights relating thereto and nothing in these Rules shall be construed to confer any rights whatsoever on the Participants in this regard.

6.13 Communication with Participants. Subject to the provisions of the Rules, no communication or correspondence will be exchanged with the Participants, except with the winners who will be contacted to announce that they are declared potential winners, in the context of the contest. Out of competition, participants agree to receive offers, promotions, contests, gifts, events of interest and coupons as well as any other information about products and services that may be of interest to them by Stay Sharp – Province of Quebec.

6.14 Identity of the Participant. For the purposes of the Rules, the Participant is the person whose name appears on the form and it is to this person that the Prize will be awarded if he is declared a winner.

6.15 Gender. The use of the masculine gender in the Regulations serves only to lighten the text and refers to both men and women.

6.16 Acceptance. By entering the Contest, Entrants agree to be bound by the Contest Rules and the decisions of the Contest Organizer, which decisions are final and without appeal in all respects, including, without limitation, decisions regarding the eligibility or disqualification of entry forms and the awarding of the Prize.