General Giveaway Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
1. By participating in our Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Night Owl Romance, which shall be final and binding in all respects. Night Owl Romance is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of Entries and the overall administration of the giveaway. Entrants should look solely to Night Owl Romance with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes.
2. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the world unless otherwise stated on the giveaway. Entrant must be 18 years or older. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. Night Owl Romance and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the "Promotion Entities"), and members of their immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize.
3. Winner Selection & Notification: The winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted within 14 days (of the giveaway ending) by Night Owl Romance or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will vary depending on the number of eligible Entries received. Winner will be notified by email at the email address provided in the Entry Information on or about 14 days after the random drawing. Potential winner must accept a prize by email as directed by Night Owl Romance within 7 days of notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and a Publicity Release (collectively "the Prize Claim Documents"). No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Night Owl Romance. Night Owl Romance shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT NIGHT OWL ROMANCE‘S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
4. Rights Granted by You: By entering this contest (e.g., photo, video, text, email, etc.), You understand and agree that Night Owl Romance, anyone acting on behalf of Night Owl Romance and Night Owl Romance’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes, without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. By entering this contest, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of Night Owl Romance. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless Night Owl Romance from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which Night Owl Romance may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.
5. Terms & Conditions: Night Owl Romance reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond Night Owl Romance’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, Night Owl Romance may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Night Owl Romance. Night Owl Romance reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. Night Owl Romance has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, Night Owl Romance reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
6. Prizes: The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by Night Owl Romance. No cash or other prize substitution shall be permitted except at Night Owl Romance’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Night Owl Romance to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law. Night Owl Romance and third parties provide a variety of prizes based on the contest. Night Owl Romance is not responsible for prizes provided by third parties. Third parties will be provided with their winners email address and name for prize delivery. By completing a contest entrants agree to have their information provided to the prize distributor.
7. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless Night Owl Romance and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
8. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
10. Sponsors: The Sponsors of the Campaign are Night Owl Romance and all the authors / publisher who sponsored the event. Night Owl Romance is located at 24165 Interstate 10 West, Ste 217 PMB 185, San Antonio, TX 78257.
11. The Campaign hosted by Night Owl Romance is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Instagram, MeWe, Facebook or other social media website.
12. By submitting information with the contest form, the Contestant, has affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.