GNC New Year’s Facebook/Twitter Giveaway
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND D.C., AGE 18 OR OLDER. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. U.S. LAW GOVERNS THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: To participate in this Sweepstakes, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, be at least 18 years of age at time of entry. Employees of GNC, Facebook and Twitter, and their affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, vendors, employees and immediate family of such employees (defined as spouse, IRS dependent, or biological, adoptive or step- mother, father, sister, brother, daughter or son, and each of their respective spouses), or those who reside in the same household as any person in any of the preceding categories, are not eligible to participate. Void outside the 50 United States and D.C. and where prohibited.
HOW TO ENTER: The entry period for the Sweepstakes begins at 11 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on December 28, 2015 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Eastern Time (ET) on December 31, 2015 (the “Entry Period”). To enter, during the Entry Period, go to the “GNC Live Well” Page on Facebook or Twitter and respond to the call to action specified in the announcement post by posting your New Year’s resolution. Comments and replies must be posted and received by 11:59 p.m. ET on December 31, 2015. Entry times will be determined using Sponsor’s computer, which will be the official clock for the Sweepstakes. Normal time rates, if any, charged by Internet service provider will apply. There is a limit of one (1) entry per person each day the contest is live. No purchase is necessary.
WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: Within in 1 week of the Sweepstakes conclusion (on January 7. 2016), 2 winners (one for Facebook, and one for Twitter) will be selected by Sponsor or its agent at random from among all eligible entries received. The odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. The potential winner will be notified in the form of a response on Facebook or Twitter, and may in Sponsor’s discretion be required to complete and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability, and, if legally permissible, a Publicity Release within ten (10) days of attempted delivery of same. If a potential winner does not respond to the notification within 24 hours, or if any attempted notification or prize delivery is returned as undeliverable, or if a potential winner fails to complete and return any required affidavit or release within the specified time period, the potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected. If a potential winner is a minor under the laws of his or her jurisdiction of residency, Sponsor reserves the right in its discretion to award the prize to a parent or legal guardian and/or to require a parent or legal guardian to complete any required Affidavit/Release.
PRIZES: Each prize consists of one (1) product bundle of winner’s choice (products totaling ARV up to $200, as well as one (1) $100.00 GNC Gift Card. Approximate Retail Value of each prize is: $300.00 total.
Specific prize details, components and features will be determined by Sponsor in its discretion. General Prize Terms and Conditions. All federal, state, local taxes on prize value, if applicable, are the responsibility of the winner. An IRS form 1099 will be issued if required by law. The prizes will be awarded if properly claimed. No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of the right to receive a prize is permitted, except in the discretion of Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Prizes consist only of those items expressly specified in these Official Rules as being part of the prize. All expenses or costs associated with the acceptance or use of the prize are the responsibility of the winner. Prizes are awarded “as is” and without any warranty, except as required by law.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS: No transfer, substitution or cash value equivalent for any prize is available, except at sole discretion of Sponsor. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws. All federal, state, or other tax liabilities, if applicable, are the sole responsibility of the prizewinner. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, judges and Independent Sweepstakes Administrator, and waive any right to claim ambiguity in regard to the Sweepstakes mechanics, and/or the interpretation of these Official Rules.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook, Twitter and any vendors/prize providers and their related companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees, and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss, or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this Sweepstakes or any prize won, including any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of this offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of prizes. In the event Sponsor is prevented from continuing with this Sweepstakes, or the integrity and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes is undermined by any event including but not limited to fire, flood, epidemic, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, war (declared or undeclared), terrorist threat or activity, or any federal, state or local government law, order or regulation, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Sweepstakes without further obligation and, if so, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to award the prize from among all valid and eligible entries received up to the time of such Force Majeure event. All entries are the property of Sponsor and are not returnable.
DISPUTES: The laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania (USA), without regard to its conflict of law rules, will govern this Sweepstakes and the Official Rules. Entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes and the Offical Rules or any prize awarded shall be brought and resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively in the state and federal courts located in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania (USA).
Winners List and Official Rules: Winner may be posted at Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest and/or other social media properties after winner is notified and eligibility is confirmed. To obtain a copy of these Official Rules or a list of winners via mail, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to:
General Nutrition Corporation Global Headquarters, 300 6th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222. Attention Social Media Team
SPONSOR: General Nutrition Corporation, 300 6th Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15222.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc, or Twitter. The participant is providing information to General Nutrition Corporation and not to Facebook, Inc, or Twitter. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes should be directed to GNC’s Social Media department.