ELIGIBILITY: Void where prohibited by law. Purchase is not required and will not improve odds of winning. Social Media Giveaway is open to legal residents of the United States (residents of New York, Florida and Rhode Island are not eligible) who are the legal age of majority or older in their state of residence. Peruvian Connection’s officers, directors, employees and their immediate family members are not eligible. Immediate family includes spouses, parents, children and any individual residing in the same household. Employees of Peruvian Connection’s vendors directly associated with the Giveaway, their subsidiaries, affiliates and agencies are not eligible.
HOW IT WORKS: Peruvian Connection’s social media platforms will have regular, unannounced promotions or giveaways through various social media posts. In addition to these Official Rules, each post may have additional rules.
Participation in any promotion is an agreement to abide by the rules of the promotion. Any and all promotions are in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, the social media platform hosting the promotion (for example, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest). Each participant or entrant completely releases the social media platform hosting the promotion from any liability regarding the execution and involvement of any promotion on Peruvian Connection’s social media page.
ENTRIES: To enter Social Media Giveaway, please refer to the corresponding social media post for entry guidelines. Entrants must submit their entries by using Peruvian Connection’s chosen social media platform(s) to be considered a valid entry. By entering Giveaway, entrant agrees to abide by all terms of the Official Rules.
Incomplete entries and entries not complying with all rules are subject to disqualification. Peruvian Connection and its employees are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, misdirected or fraudulent entries or entries not received within the required timeframe. If for any reason this Giveaway is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Peruvian Connection which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, fulfillment, or proper conduct of the Giveaway, Peruvian Connection reserves the right at its sole discretion to terminate, modify, or suspend the Giveaway and to select the Winner by conducting a random drawing from those eligible entries received up to the time of the termination/suspension. Peruvian Connection may also disqualify or prohibit an entrant from participating in a Social Media Giveaway or winning a prize in this or any other promotion conducted by Peruvian Connection if, at its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant has violated the Official Rules or has threatened or is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick-entry programs), or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrants, Peruvian Connection or its representatives. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, PERUVIAN CONNECTION RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
REPRESENTATIONS AND WARRANTIES: Each person who enters Social Media Giveaway represents and warrants to Peruvian Connection the following: (i) the social media username is the entrant’s own; and (ii) use of the social media username does not and will not violate any applicable laws or give rise to civil or criminal liability under applicable law. Any submission deemed inappropriate by Peruvian Connection in any manner will be automatically disqualified. Third-party entries will not be accepted. Use of automated systems to submit entries is prohibited and will result in disqualification. If a dispute arises over whose entry has been submitted, the authorized social media account holder will be deemed the entrant.
WINNER SELECTION: One (1) Winner will be randomly selected by a judge selected by Peruvian Connection. The judge’s decisions are final in all matters relating to this Giveaway. Limit one (1) win per individual. Numeric odds of winning depend on the number of entries received.
Winner will be notified approximately three (3) days after the Giveaway deadline by private message on the social media platform(s) on which the Giveaway is hosted. Winner shall have fourteen (14) days to respond to the notification and acknowledge his or her acceptance of the prize. Along with notification, Winner will be sent a statement of eligibility and release form. Winner must execute, without making changes, and return this release for receipt by Peruvian Connection within fourteen (14) days of the date of the Winner notification. The following will result in disqualification and selection of an alternate Winner: (1) failure to execute and return the release form within fourteen (14) days; (2) failure to respond to notification attempts; or (3) return of any prize notification as undeliverable. If the first selected Winner does not respond within the specified 14-day timeframe, the prize shall be deemed forfeited and a secondary drawing will be held to select an alternate Winner, and the process will continue until the prize can be timely awarded.
PRIZE: Winner(s) will receive a Peruvian Connection prize, with the specific prize and value to be determined and stated in the specific rules for each promotional Giveaway.
No substitution of a prize by the Winner will be permitted unless otherwise specifically stated in these Official Rules. If it becomes necessary to substitute a prize due to unavailability of the prize originally intended, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded at the discretion of Peruvian Connection. Prizes are not transferable.
All federal, state and local taxes, and any other costs not specifically stated within these Official Rules, are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Winner will be mailed a 1099 form from Peruvian Connection.
ADDITIONAL TERMS & CONDITIONS: Winner agrees to allow Peruvian Connection to use his or her name in promotional materials related to this Giveaway without any further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
By entering Giveaway, entrant agrees to abide by these Official Rules and any decision Peruvian Connection makes regarding this promotion. Peruvian Connection reserves the right to disqualify from the Giveaway, and to prosecute to the fullest extent permitted by law, any entrant or Winner who, in Peruvian Connection's reasonable suspicion, tampers with its website, the entry process, violates these Official Rules, or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive matter.
Giveaway is subject solely to the applicable federal, state, and local laws of the United States; provided, however, that except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Giveaway or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal or state courts located in the Tonganoxie, Kansas, area; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Giveaway, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages and any other damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Peruvian Connection in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Kansas without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Kansas or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Kansas.
Any dispute or situation not covered by the Official Rules will be resolved by Peruvian Connection’s management in a manner deemed by them to be the fairest to all concerned, and that decision shall be final and binding on all participants. In addition, Peruvian Connection reserves the right to void any entry, and/or to change, cancel or modify this promotion at any time, without prior notice. Typographical and other errors are subject to correction. Void where prohibited by law.
WINNER’S LIST: To request the name of the Winner, please email firstname.lastname@example.org or write to the following address and enclose a self-addressed, stamped envelope within 60 days of the draw deadline: Peruvian Connection Social Media Giveaway, Peruvian Connection, 24535 McLouth Road, Tonganoxie, KS 66086. Vermont residents are not required to submit a stamped envelope.
RULES REQUEST: These Official Rules will be posted at www.peruvianconnection.com during the Giveaway period. A copy of the Official Rules may also be obtained by emailing email@example.com or writing to: Peruvian Connection Social Media Giveaway, Peruvian Connection, 24535 McLouth Road, Tonganoxie, KS 66086.