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    These Terms and Conditions (the “Terms”) govern the “Hootsuite for Life” contest (the “Sweepstakes”) offered by Hootsuite Media Inc. (“Hootsuite”) and by submitting an entry to the Sweepstakes, you have accepted these Terms in their entirety:

     

    1. Eligibility.    No purchase necessary. Any person may enter the Sweepstakes if the Sweepstakes does not breach any law or regulation of the jurisdiction in which they are resident. Void where prohibited by law. Entrants are solely responsible for determining whether the Sweepstakes breach any law or regulation of the jurisdiction in which they are resident. Entrants must have reached the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence (or have parental consent as set out herein) and must have internet access. The Sweepstakes are not open to employees of Hootsuite or its affiliated companies or their immediate families, or anyone professionally connected with  this draw. Hootsuite reserves the right to review the eligibility of the potential winner before the Prize is awarded.

     

    1. Entries.    To enter the Sweepstakes, existing Hootsuite users must Tweet with the hashtag #Hootsuite4Life. Non Hootsuite users must fill out the contest form and can receive additional entries by sharing to social networks as per the “Share” button. Entries will close at 11:59 p.m. PT on October 13, 2014. The odds of winning the Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

     

    1. Prize.        Subject to these Terms, Hootsuite will award one (1) prize (the “Prize”), consisting of a 50-year (unless terminated as set out herein) subscription to one (1) base Hootsuite Pro account or equivalent. As of the date of the Sweepstakes, the Prize has an annual value of $119.88 USD and includes the ability to manage up to fifity (50) social profiles, one (1) additional team member, fifty (50) analytics points, bulk scheduling, and suggested content. In the event of changes to Hootsuite or of the Hootsuite Pro offering, the contest winner will continue to receive a Hootsuite package of equal or greater value. Hootsuite reserves the right to terminate the Prize without further liability prior to the expiry of 50 years if: (a) Hootsuite ceases to operate or becomes insolvent; or (b) Hootsuite ceases to offer social media management software-as-a-service substantially similar to the Prize. No cash or other substitution of prizes is permitted, except at the sole option of Hootsuite for a prize of equal or greater value. The winners of the Prize is solely responsible for any and all federal, state, provincial and local taxes, if any, that apply to the Prize. The Prize is offered “as is” with no written, express, or implied warranty.

     

    1. Draw.        The Sweepstakes winner will be selected in a random drawing held on or about October 17, 2014 from all eligible entries received by Hootsuite, whose decisions are final and binding in all respects. The potential winner will be notified via e-mail, Twitter, and/or telephone, within one (1) week after the draw. If the potential winner is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Terms, if the Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if the Prize is rejected, the potential winner will be disqualified and the Prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner. The Prize is non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution is permitted, except at the sole option of Hootsuite for a prize of equal or greater value. Federal, state, provincial, and local taxes, if any, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Instructions on claiming the Prize will be emailed to the winner within 30 days of winner verification. Undeliverable prizes will not be awarded. If the potential winner is resident in Canada, the potential winner will be required to correctly answer a timed mathematical skill testing question before being deemed the winner of the Prize. The potential winner of the Prize will be required to accept the Hootsuite Free and Pro Terms of Service (www.hootsuite.com/terms); refusal to do so will be deemed rejection of the Prize.

     

    1. Proof of Age.    The winner may be asked to provide Hootsuite with proof of date of birth, or parental consent in writing, before receiving the Prize.

     

    1. Internet.     If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of Hootsuite which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Hootsuite reserves the right at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Proof of entering information on Hootsuite’s website is not considered proof of delivery or receipt by Hootsuite. Hootsuite disclaims all responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, problem or technical malfunctions, technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website, or any combination thereof, which may limit your ability to participate in the Sweepstakes. Where the Sweepstakes involves access or use of a third party website (“Third Party Website”), you understand and agree that: (a) Hootsuite has no control over the Third Party Website whatsoever; (b) you are solely and fully responsible for your use of the Third Party Website; and (c) Hootsuite disclaims any and all responsibility or liability for any harm resulting from you use of any Third Party Website.

     

    1. Email.        During and after the Sweepstakes period, Hootsuite will contact you at the email address provided as part of your Sweepstakes entry to provide you with information and promotional offers for Hootsuite Pro. By entering the Sweepstakes, you consent to the receipt of such emails. You will be able to manage your email preferences or unsubscribe from Hootsuite emails at any time.

     

    1. General.     Hootsuite disclaims any responsibility for incorrect entry information, including, but not limited to, human or technical error. By participating, entrants acknowledge and agree to be bound by these Terms and the decisions of Hootsuite, which are final. The Prize is non transferable and no cash alternative will be offered. All personal information will be used in accordance with Hootsuite’s privacy policy (www.hootsuite.com/legal/privacy). Hootsuite reserves the right to disqualify, and seek any applicable legal remedies and damages from, any individual or entrant tampering with the entry process or the Sweepstakes in any way whatsoever.

     

    1. Publicity.    The winner, in accepting the Prize, (or their parent/legal guardian if the winner is under the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence) consent to Hootsuite’s use of their name, city, state/province, and photographs for purposes of advertising, trade and promotion in any and all media, without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.

     

    1. Winner.    For the name of the winner of the Prize, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Hootsuite for Life Sweepstakes Winner Request, 5 East 8th Avenue, Vancouver, BC, V5T 1R6.