The “Year of Fun Contest” (this “Promotion”) is sponsored by Silver Dolphin Books, a publishing division of Baker & Taylor Publishing Group, 10350 Barnes Canyon Rd. Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92121
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To become eligible to win the Promotion, simply complete the online form at www.facebook.com/silverdolphinbooks. Multiple entries are automatically disqualified, and only the first submission will be considered.
Limit one manual entry per person per e-mail address each week. Upon initial entry, each entrant will be provided with a unique URL (beginning with bit.ly) to share with friends. For every friend who successfully enters via the provided unique URL, entrant will receive one additional entry.
This Promotion is open to all legal residents of the United States, 18 years of age and older as of January 1, 2013, excluding employees and immediate family members of Silver Dolphin Books, and its parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, assigns, advertising, promotional and fulfillment agents, attorneys, and other representatives and the persons with whom each of the above are domiciled. Offer void outside the United States and wherever prohibited or restricted by law.
Each entrant in this Promotion must be the rightful owner or have authorized use of the e-mail account indicated on the entrant’s entry form. In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of the winner submitting an entry, the winner will be deemed to be the person in whose name the e-mail account is opened. The e-mail account must be opened prior to 9:00 a.m. (PST) on Monday, April 1, 2013.
This Promotion will run weekly:
Week One: Commencing on Monday, April 1, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. (PT); the last entry will be accepted on Sunday, April 7, 2013, by 11:59 p.m. (PT).
Week Two: Commencing on Monday, April 8, 2013, at 9:00 a.m. (PT); the last entry will be accepted on Sunday, April 14, 2013, 11:59 p.m. (PT).
Week Three: Commencing on Monday, April 15, 2013, at 9:00 am (PT); the last entry will be accepted on Sunday, April 21, 2013, 11:59 p.m. (PT).
Week Four: Commencing on Monday, April 8, 2013, at 9:00 am (PT); the last entry will be accepted on Sunday, April 28, 2013, 11:59 p.m. (PT).
SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS
Winners will be selected by a random drawing from all the entries at the end of each 7 day period. Winners will be chosen on April 8, 15, 22 and 29, 2013. All potential winners will be notified by e-mail and must respond to the email via phone or email within 48 hours of the email notification. Potential winners may be required to sign and return to Silver Dolphin Books an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release in a form prescribed by Silver Dolphin Books (the “Affidavit”), and, if the Affidavit is not returned within 5 days of notification, the potential winner will be deemed to have forfeited the prize, and an alternate potential winner will be chosen.
Four Prize winners will each win:
Free codes for every kids app launched by Silver Dolphin Books in 2013 – a minimum of six apps. Reading Adventure apps as they become available throughout the year.
Approximate minimum prize value is $24.00 U.S. dollars
One book to be selected by each of the winners from new books published monthly by Silver Dolphin Books.
Approximate prize value is $150.00 – 180.00 U.S. dollars.
All prizes are non-transferable and cannot be sold or redeemed for cash. Silver Dolphin Books may substitute a cash payment of equal or greater value in lieu of any of the prizes. Any federal, state, or local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Silver Dolphin Books, which shall be final, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in this Promotion and/or these Official Rules.
Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to use the winner’s name, likeness, biography, and prize won for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity without additional compensation, except where prohibited or restricted by law.
The entrants release, discharge, and hold harmless Silver Dolphin Books, its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, and assigns, and their respective employees, attorneys, representatives and agents, including advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, from any and all liability or damages arising from the administration of this Promotion and the use or misuse of any prize received in this Promotion, including, without limitation, the following: (i) late, lost, incomplete, delayed, misdirected or unintelligible entries, (ii) any printing, typographical, administrative or technological errors in any materials associated with this Promotion, including, without limitation, entry materials and prize notifications, and (iii) any damage to the entrant’s computer and related equipment and software resulting from entrant’s downloading of information regarding this Promotion or participation in this Promotion. Entry materials and prize notifications that have been tampered with, altered, or do not comply with these Official Rules are void.
By entering the Promotion, you agree that all entries become the property of Silver Dolphin Books and that Silver Dolphin Books shall have the right, but not the obligation, to use any submitted material for any purpose whatsoever.
Silver Dolphin Books reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Promotion should causes beyond its control corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of this Promotion. Silver Dolphin Books may prohibit you from participating in this Promotion or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that you are attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion by cheating or employing other unfair practices or by abusing other entrants or the representatives of Silver Dolphin Books.
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND, IN SUCH EVENT, AG RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PURSUE ITS REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING COSTS AND ATTORNEYS’ FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.
Any dispute arising from this Promotion will be determined in accordance with the laws of the State of California, without reference to its conflict of laws principles, and the entrants consent to the personal jurisdiction of the State and Federal Courts located in the State California, County of Los Angeles, over them and agree that such courts have exclusive jurisdiction over all such disputes.
THE ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND UPON THE NUMBER OF ENTRIES.
For the names of prize winners, e-mail your request to firstname.lastname@example.org after Wednesday May 1st, 2013 or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Silver Dolphin Books Year of Fun Contest, c/o PR Department, 10350 Barnes Canyon Rd. Suite 100, San Diego, CA 92121. All requests for a list of winners must be received by Friday, May 31, 2013.