Social Media Giveaway
Targus x SteelSeries Backpack Instagram Contest
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. You understand that you are providing your information to Targus through it’s respective social network pages.
Eligibility: The Targus x SteelSeries Backpack Instagram Contest ("Promotion") is open only to natural persons who are legal residents of the United States of America (including the District of Columbia) who have a valid social security or tax ID number, and who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Promotion may only be entered from and in eligible jurisdictions. Promotion Entity (as defined below), prize providers, and their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliate companies, employees, agents, and suppliers, as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household members, whether related or not, of each such employee are not eligible to participate. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the account will be deemed to be the entrant. Sweepstakes administrator may request any potential winner to provide proof that such person is the winner. All potential winners are subject to verification before any prize will be awarded. Subject to all applicable, federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Administrator's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor and Administrator of the Promotion is Targus (“Promotion Entity”).
Timing: The Promotion period begins at 12:00 AM Pacific Time on February 1, 2019 and ends at 10:00 AM Pacific Time on February 4, 2019 (the “Promotion Period”). Administrator's clock is the official time keeping device of the Promotion.
How To Enter: A valid public Instagram account and internet access are required to enter this Promotion. During the Promotion Period, @targus will post a photo to Instagram that announces this Promotion (a “Promotion Post”). To enter a valid entry, you must follow @targus on Instagram and Like the Promotion Post, re post the promotional picture tag @targus (collectively, a “Promotion Entry” or “Entry”).
For all entries: Each participant is eligible to submit only one (1) Promotion Entry during the Promotion Period. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address or other relevant account. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated technology or system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Any automated receipt (such as one confirming delivery of text message or e-mail) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Administrator of an Entry. Promotion Entity is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Administrator and none will be acknowledged or returned.
Prize: One (1) Prize consisting of: one (1) Targus x SteelSeries Backpack will be awarded to five participants who will be chosen at random on or about February 4, 2019. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. Lost or stolen prizes will not be replaced. Prize does not include any other item or expense not specifically described in these Official Rules, and any such additional expenses are the sole responsibility of winner. Prize may not be transferred or assigned. Only the listed prize will be awarded, and no other prizing or substitutions will be made except at the sole discretion of Administrator. Winners agree to accept the prize "as is", and entrants hereby acknowledge that Promotion Entity has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize, including express warranties (if any) provided exclusively by a prize supplier that are sent along with the prize. Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to Administrator and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Each winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes. Each winner must provide Administrator with a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. A Form 1099 will be issued to the winner for value of prize $600 or more.
Approximate Retail Value: Approximate Retail Value: of the Prize is: One Hundred and Thirty-Nine U.S. dollars Ninety-nine cents ($139.99). Any difference between stated approximate retail value and actual value of prize will not be awarded.
Selection and Verification of Potential Winners: Administrator will randomly select up to five (5) potential winner from all eligible entries on or around. Administrator's decisions as to the administration and operation of the Promotion and the selection of potential winner is final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who is ineligible or has violated any rule, gained unfair advantage in participating in the Promotion, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means.All potential winners are subject to verification by Administrator. The potential winner will be notified via Instagram direct messaging. The potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and Publicity Release ("Affidavit") and an I.R.S. Form W-9 as applicable (except where prohibited), which must be received by Administrator within seventy-two (72) hours of the time notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize (if applicable). If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the Affidavit within the required time period (if applicable), declines the prize or prize is returned as undeliverable, such potential winner forfeits the prize. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Administrator will award the corresponding prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. All alternate potential winners are subject to all requirements set forth in these Official Rules.
Privacy: Information submitted by entrants will be collected by Administrator's systems based in the United States and such collection will be subject to applicable United States laws. Entrants may withdraw personal data upon request; however, entrant will be disqualified if personal data is withdrawn prior to the determination of the winner(s) and fulfillment of the prize(s). Entrant's participation in this Promotion constitutes consent for Administrator to use entrant's personal information to support the entrant’s relationship with Targus. Among other things, unless the entrant instructs the Administrator otherwise, Targus may send information about product upgrades, special offers and other new products and services that may be of interest to the entrant. See www.targus.com/us/privacyinfo for more information.
Errors and Unauthorized Activity: Promotion Entity is not responsible: (1) for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) for technical and/or communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind; (3) for unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Promotion; (4) for technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; (5) for any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize; or (6) if the Promotion cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. If for any reason an entrant's Promotion Entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant's sole remedy is another Entry in the Promotion, provided that if it is not possible to award another Entry due to discontinuance of the Promotion, or any part of it, for any reason, Administrator, at its discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Administrator reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Promotion Entity’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Promotion, as determined by Administrator in its sole discretion. In such event, Administrator reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Administrator reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it suspects or finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Promotion Entity reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Promotion Entity’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Release: By participating in the Promotion, entrant (a) releases Promotion Entity, prize providers, promotional agencies, franchisees, and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, from any and all liability for any claims, costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising in connection with the Promotion, including the unauthorized or illegal access to personally identifiable or sensitive information or acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or nonuse of the prize that may be awarded; and (b) acknowledges that the foregoing parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize including, without limitation, the prize quality or availability.
Disputes: As a condition of participating in the Promotion, entrant agrees that: a) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; b) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion or the prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively by arbitration pursuant to the Rules of the American Arbitration Association, then effective; and c) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred and in no event shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys' fees or other legal costs. Promotion Entity reserves the right to modify prize award procedures. The Promotion and these Official Rules, and the validity, construction, performance, and enforcement thereof, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of State of California, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California.
This promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Facebook.