1. The Hayward Pools Like and win Facebook Sweepstakes begins at 2:00 p.m. EDT on April 1, 2011 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on May 13, 2011. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older. Employees of Hayward Pool Products (“Sponsor”), its affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, advertising and promotion agencies, and the members of the immediate family (spouse, parent, sibling, children and their respective spouses) and households of each such employee are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Void where prohibited.
2. To enter, visit the Hayward Pool page on Facebook (www.facebook.com/haywardpool) during the Sweepstakes Period and click on the link to access the Sweepstakes page, then follow the instructions to complete the online entry. You must “like” the Hayward page on Facebook to access the link to the Sweepstakes page.LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON/EMAIL ADDRESS. Automated methods of entry are prohibited. This promotion is not sponsored or endorsed by Facebook. You are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook.
3. Weekly Drawings: Five (5) winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received each week during the Sweepstakes Period. Each weekly entry period begins at 12:00 a.m. EDT on Saturday and ends at 11:59:59 pm EDT the following Friday. Weekly drawings will be conducted on or about the Monday following each weekly entry period. Non-winning entries will not be carried forward into subsequent drawings. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received.
4. Prizes: Twenty-Five (25) Weekly Prizes (five (5) per weekly entry period): a $100 VISA gift card. Gift card is subject to terms and conditions set by the issuer. Limit one (1) prize per person/email address.
5. Prize Terms; No prize substitution, except by Sponsor, who may substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the stated prize becomes unavailable. Approximate retail value of prize is as of the date of printing. Winner is only entitled to the prize, not the stated value; any difference in value between this date and the date the prize is awarded will not be awarded. Prize is non-transferable. All taxes on prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. Winner acknowledges that neither Sponsor nor its directors, employees, or agents, have made nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all warranties on prize (if any) are provided by the manufacturer and subject to the terms set by the manufacturer, and winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturer for any such warranty.
6. Prizes will be mailed to the winners within 2 to 4 weeks of the end of the Sweepstakes period. If prize is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited. By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these rules and decisions of Promotional Alliance, Inc., an independent judging firm whose decisions are final and binding in all respects.
7. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate capture of entries or entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process. Sponsor is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.
8. By entering, entrants agree to release and hold Sponsor, Promotional Alliance, Inc., Facebook, Inc. and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, sales reps, advertising/promotion agencies and suppliers of promotion materials, and the employees, officers, directors and agents of any of the above, harmless from any and all claims, losses or damages to entrant or any other person and to property of any kind caused in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by participation in the Sweepstakes or the acceptance/use of a prize.
9. By accepting a prize, the winner agrees to the use of his/her name and address (city, state), photograph, likeness and/or statements made by the winner for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes without limitation and without further compensation, except where prohibited.
10. By entering, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of New Jersey, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in New Jersey.
11. For the name of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Hayward Pool Sweepstakes Winners List, c/o Promotional Alliance, Inc., 2303 Wycliff St., St. Paul, MN 55114. Requests must be received by 12/31/08 and will be fulfilled once all winners have been verified.
Sponsor: Hayward Pool Products, 400 Connell Drive, Suite 6100, Berkeley Heights, NJ 07922
© 2011 Hayward Pool Products
Abbreviated rules for Facebook page:
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older. Sweepstakes begins at 2:00 p.m. EDT on April 1, 2011 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. EDT on May 13, 2011. See official rules for details.