OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES
SAMSUNG BACK TO SCHOOL CONTEST (THE “CONTEST”)
OPEN TO RESIDENTS OF CANADA (EXCLUDING QUEBEC)
THE CONTEST IS SPONSORED, MANAGED AND ADMINISTERED BY SAMSUNG ELECTRONICS CANADA INC. ("CONTEST SPONSOR"), 2050 DERRY ROAD WEST, MISSISSAUGA, ON L5N 0B9.
READ CAREFULLY: This Contest will run in accordance with these Official Rules (“Rules”). The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, subject to any required approval of any regulatory authorities, to cancel, amend, modify or terminate this Contest or these Rules at any time in its sole discretion and without further notice. You must comply with these Rules and by electing to participate in the Contest you are acknowledging you have received, understood and agreed to these Rules. LoyaltyOne, Co. is in no way connected to the management of this Contest.
No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. Contest is open to legal residents of Canada, excluding residents of Quebec, who are AIR MILES® Collectors and who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence (or, if under the age of majority, have the consent of their parent or legal guardian to participate in the Contest), except employees or agents (and those with whom they are domiciled) and affiliates of Contest Sponsor and its advertising and promotion agencies.
If you are not already an AIR MILES Collector, you may enroll in the AIR MILES Reward Program for free by visiting airmiles.ca. By enrolling to become an AIR MILES Collector you agree to be bound by the terms and conditions of the AIR MILES Reward Program as amended from time to time.
Contest begins on Thursday, July 1, 2021 at 12:00 AM (EST) and ends on Thursday, September 30th, 2021 at 11:59 PM (EST) (the “Contest Period”).
HOW TO ENTER: There are three ways to enter the contest. You will receive an entry into the Contest when you
I. Complete the purchase of an eligible Samsung device at a Samsung Experience Store in Canada, online at Samsung.com/ca, or at participating authorized Canadian retailers and carriers during the Contest Period. Eligible devices are: any Samsung S Series or A Series tablet, any Galaxy Book laptop, any Samsung Chromebook, any Galaxy Watch, any Galaxy Watch Active, any Galaxy Buds product, any Galaxy S Series Smartphone, any Galaxy Note Series Smartphone, any Galaxy Z Series Smartphone (each an “eligible Samsung device”). In order to enter the Back to School contest customer must log in to their Samsung Account at https://www.samsung.com/ca/samsungaccount and link their AIR MILES Collector Number to their Samsung Account in the “My Account” section. Then they must register their new Galaxy device in the “My Products” section; and then enter the contest in the “My Offer” section of the Samsung Account page between July 1st and October 15th . Setting up a Samsung Account is free.
To set up your Samsung Account, please go to: (http://www.samsung.com/ca/samsungaccount/ http://www.samsung.com/ca_fr/samsungaccount/)
II. Use your AIR MILES Rewards Miles towards a purchase of an eligible Samsung device online (described above) at Airmiles.ca/rewards during the Contest Period. In order to enter the Back to School contest customer must log in to their Samsung Account at https://www.samsung.com/ca/samsungaccount and link their AIR MILES Collector Number to their Samsung Account in the “My Account” section. Then they must register their new Galaxy device in the “My Products” section; and then enter the contest in the “My Offer” section of the Samsung Account page between July 1st and October 15th . Setting up a Samsung Account is free.
To set up your Samsung Account, please go to: (http://www.samsung.com/ca/samsungaccount/ http://www.samsung.com/ca_fr/samsungaccount/)
III. No purchase necessary: write a 50-word paragraph on why you enjoy Samsung products, and submit it together with your first and last name, and your AIR MILES Collector Number, by mail to: Samsung Electronics Canada (Attn: Samsung Back to School) 2050 Derry Rd West, Mississauga, ON L5N 0B9. Mail entry must be received by Contest Sponsor no later than 11:59:59 p.m. ET on September 30th, 2021.
Each (i) purchase of the eligible Samsung device , (ii) use of Miles towards a purchase of the eligible Samsung device and (iii) each mail entry that complies with the requirements set out above counts as one entry. There is no limit to the number of times you can enter the Contest.
Entries must be received before the Contest Period expires. Each fully completed entry will be an “entry” for purposes of the Contest, and only fully completed entries will be accepted and eligible for entry into the Contest. Eligible Entries that are in any way fraudulent, illegible, altered, mutilated or tampered with, or that contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files, in the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor, will be declared invalid.
For the purposes of these Contest Rules, the Contest participant is the individual in whose name the AIR MILES Collector Number has been established and this is the individual to whom the applicable prize, if any, will be awarded if the Contest participant is selected and declared a winner. For more information on the AIR MILES Reward Program, visit https://shop.samsung.com/ca/airmiles.
There are four (4) prizes (each, a “Prize” and collectively the “Prizes”) available to be won, consisting of the following:
• Grand Prize: 50,000 AIR MILES Reward Miles
• Secondary Prizes: Three (3) prizes consisting of:
(1) 1 (one) Galaxy Z Fold2 5G Model Code SM-F916WZKAXAC, Approximate Retail Value $2,319.99 CAD;
(2) 1 (one) Galaxy Book Pro 360 – Model Code NP950QDB-KB2CA, Approximate Retail Value $1869.99 CAD; and
(3) 1 (one) Galaxy Watch3 Bluetooth (45mm) – Model Code SM-R840NZKAXAC, Approximate Retail Value $529.99 CAD.
The approximate retail value of an AIR MILES Reward Miles Prize depends on the chosen method of redemption, available Reward options at the time of redemption, and the set preference between AIR MILES Cash and AIR MILES Dream Accounts. If used with AIR MILES Cash, 95 Cash Miles can be used in-store for $10 towards purchases at participating AIR MILES Partners or 95 Cash Miles can be used online for eVouchers for $10 worth of value at participating Reward Partners. If used for flights (1,200 Reward Mile minimum required for flight redemption), value depends on destination chosen, date of travel and use of multiple carriers or suppliers. For example, one return economy flight in low season, departure from Toronto, Ontario to Winnipeg, Manitoba is 2,000 AIR MILES Reward Miles and has an approximate value of $525.00 (Canadian), excluding taxes. Winner must pay applicable taxes, related transportation fees, governmental levies, excess baggage and other non-ticket costs. The value of AIR MILES Reward Miles used for non-flight Reward options depends on Reward options in effect at the time of redemption. AIR MILES Reward Miles prize is subject to the Terms and Conditions of the AIR MILES Reward Program as amended from time to time. AIR MILES Reward Miles Prize is not transferable or convertible to cash and must be accepted as awarded.
Each Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution, and is not redeemable for cash. A Prize may be substituted by the Contest Sponsor only with an alternate prize of equal or greater value in the Contest Sponsor’s sole discretion, subject to any required regulatory approvals.
There will be four (4) separate random draws in total for the one (1) Grand Prize and the three (3) Secondary Prizes. The four random draws for the Prizes will be conducted by the Contest Sponsor from all eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
The four (4) random draws will occur at Samsung Electronics Canada Inc. ((2050 Derry Road West, Mississauga, ON L5N 0B9), as follows: On October 29th, 2021, the first random draw for the Grand Prize will take place at 10 am EST, and the next three (3) random draws for the three (3) Secondary Prizes will take place at 10:05 am EST in 5 minute intervals (i.e. 10:05 am EST, 10:10 am EST and 10:15 am EST) from all the Contest entries submitted during the Contest Period.
If you are determined by the Contest Sponsor, in the Contest Sponsor's sole discretion, to have failed to comply with these Rules, you will be disqualified from the Contest, and all related entries shall be deemed null and void. Any non-winning entries from the first random draw will automatically be transferred and carried over to the next random draw. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.
The Contest Sponsor will make three (3) attempts to contact you, if you are a selected contestant, by email within seven (7) business days of the applicable draw date. If you cannot be contacted within three (3) attempts or seven (7) business days of the applicable draw date (whichever occurs first) or if you decline a Prize, then you will be disqualified and an alternate contestant will be randomly selected from among the remaining eligible entries. The process noted above will be repeated until a selected contestant has been contacted and the Prize has been awarded in accordance with these Rules or Contest Sponsor runs out of eligible entries, whichever occurs first.
IF YOU ARE A SELECTED CONTESTANT, YOU MUST, BEFORE BEING DECLARED A WINNER: (i) correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill testing question; and (ii) execute and deliver to the Contest Sponsor within 7 business days of being contacted via phone or email a Declaration of Eligibility and Waiver of Liability Form (the “Waiver”) in a form acceptable to the Contest Sponsor, confirming your compliance with these Rules, acceptance of the Prize as awarded without substitution, and releasing the Contest Sponsor, its affiliates, LoyaltyOne, Co., and related third parties, advertising and promotional agencies, and each of their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, dealers, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively the “Released Parties”) from any liability in connection with this Contest, your participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the Prize or any portion thereof. If you are under the age of majority in your province or territory of residence, you must have a parent or legal guardian co-sign the Waiver in order to receive a Prize.
If you are a selected contestant, the Prize will be posted directly into the AIR MILES Collector Account of the confirmed winner six to eight weeks after the applicable random draw. To ensure that the winner receives the Prize in their preferred Account, winner should ensure their balance preference (AIR MILES Cash Account and AIR MILES Dream Account) is set as desired prior to the Prize being posted in their Collector Account.
Declining the Prize, failing to return one of the Contest Sponsor’s attempts to contact you within the times noted above, failing to comply with these Rules, failing to correctly answer the mathematical skill testing question or failing to execute and deliver to the Contest Sponsor the Waiver within the specified time will cause the Prize to be forfeited by you and a new random draw from the remaining eligible entries will be conducted to select another contestant in accordance with the provisions noted above.
AGREEMENT: By entering the Contest, you agree to the publication, reproduction and/or other use of your name, city of residence, statements about the Contest, and photograph or other likeness, without further notice or compensation, in any publicity or advertisement carried out by the Contest Sponsor or its advertising and promotion agencies and the Contest Sponsor in any manner whatsoever, including print, broadcast or on the Internet.
All entries become the property of the Contest Sponsor and shall in no case be acknowledged upon receipt or returned to you. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, territorial and municipal laws and regulations. The decisions of the Contest Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on you without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of entries.
PRIZES: Prizes do not include any ancillary services, products or usage. Each Prize is provided “as is”, without any representations, warranties or conditions whatsoever, express or implied, and the Contest Sponsor expressly disclaims any and all such representations, warranties and conditions. Contest Sponsor is not responsible for: delivery of the Prize within a reasonable or specified time, or any costs associated with the installation or assembly of the Prize, if applicable. If you are a selected contestant, you are solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any taxes related to the receipt of a Prize.
RESPONSIBILITY: The Contest Sponsor does not assume any responsibility for lost, stolen, delayed, damaged, illegible or misdirected entries or entries that have been submitted through illicit means or do not conform to these Rules, or for failure of the Contest website during the Contest Period, or for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer systems, servers, access providers, equipment, software, or for failure of any email or for traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination of any of these, or for any injury or damage to your computer or that of any other person including where such injury or damage is related to or arising from submitting an entry or playing or downloading any material in connection with this Contest.
The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or modify this Contest should the technological security, physical security or proper administration of the Contest be compromised for any reason.
DISPUTES: The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of a valid entry in this Contest will be the time noted on the applicable Samsung Galaxy tablet used to enter the Contest. All entries are subject to verification by the Contest Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Contest Sponsor) to participate in this Contest. Failure to provide such proof in a timely manner may result in disqualification. You may also be required to provide proof that you are the contestant in respect of the selected entry. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual (and all of his or her entries) who tampers with the entry process. ANY ATTEMPT BY YOU OR ANY OTHER PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND THE CONTEST SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
RELEASE AND INDEMNITY: BY ENTERING THIS CONTEST, YOU HEREBY RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE RELEASED PARTIES FROM ANY LIABILITY, CLAIM OR DAMAGE (INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, BODILY INJURY, DISABILITY, DEATH, PROPERTY DAMAGE AND LOSS OR DAMAGE OF ANY OTHER KIND) ARISING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS CONTEST OR PARTICIPATION IN ANY CONTEST-RELATED ACTIVITIES, OR ANY USE, COLLECTION, STORAGE AND DISCLOSURE OF PERSONAL INFORMATION OR, IF DECLARED A WINNER, ANY PRIZES (INCLUDING ANY USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZES).
YOU WILL HOLD ALL OF THE RELEASED PARTIES HARMLESS IN THE EVENT IT IS DISCOVERED THAT YOU HAVE DEPARTED FROM OR NOT FULLY COMPLIED WITH ANY OF THE RULES.
THIS RELEASE AND INDEMNITY SHALL CONTINUE IN FORCE FOLLOWING THE TERMINATION OF THE CONTEST AND/OR THE AWARDING OF ANY PRIZE.
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