18 to life Comic Strip Commentary Contest
Contest Period: January 4th to April 5th, 2011
1. TO ENTER
To enter the 18 to life Comic Strip Commentary Contest, you must submit a comment including a caption for the given blank comic strip image found at www.cbc.ca/18tolife/contest/enter.html.
Contestants must complete the official entry form available on the CBC website www.cbc.ca/18tolife/contest/enter and give the answer to the mandatory question, along with their name, full postal address, e-mail address, telephone number and their age.
To be valid, all entries must be received by 9:00 pm, Tuesday April 5th, 2011. Limit of one entry per person per day. Entries using automated voting will not be considered valid entries.
Entry forms become the property of CBC and will not be returned to contestants. The odds of winning a prize are directly related to the number of eligible entries received.
No purchase required.
Contest is open to all Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory of residence at the time of entering the Contest. Directors, officers and employees of CBC, 18 to life, and their affiliates, as well as their immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof with them are not eligible to enter this Contest.
3. PROCEDURE FOR AWARDING PRIZES
Each Monday evening after a new episode of 18 to life, at 11:59 pm, the Contest will be closed to submissions. Each Tuesday afternoon, the winner will be selected. The entry, which will receive the most recommendations, shall be declared the winner, subject to responding all the conditions described in these rules.
Entry periods will run between new episodes of 18 to life, the first one ending on January 10th, 2011. One (1) entry per entry period will be selected as the winner. Entry periods are as follows:
1: January 4th – January 10th, 2011
2: January 11th – January 17th, 2011
3: January 18th – January 24th, 2011
4: January 25th – January 31st, 2011
5: February 1st – February 7th, 2011
6: February 8th – February 14th, 2011
7: February 15th – February 21st, 2011
8: February 22nd – February 28th, 2011
9: March 1st – March 7th, 2011
10: March 8th – March 14th, 2011
11: March 15th – March 21st, 2011
12: March 22nd – March 28th, 2011
13: March 29th – April 5th, 2011
Winners will be contacted by e-mail, during the week following their selection and should claim their prize as instructed by CBC by no later than three (3) days after the date they were initially contacted. If the prize is not claimed within this period, the selected winner will be disqualified.
4. DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE
Each winner will receive:
18 to life Travel Mug
18 to life season 1 DVD
18 to life season 2 script with autographs
The value of each prize is approximately $60
The total value of the prizes is approximately $780
5. GENERAL RULES
5.1 Winners shall agree, if necessary, to have their name and/or picture, including their photograph, and/or their voices used for advertising purposes related to this Contest, free of charge.
5.2 Winners shall sign a document attesting to their eligibility as stipulated in paragraph 2 of these rules and releasing CBC their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, from all liability for any damage or loss arising from participation in this Contest or from the awarding, acceptance or use of the prize.
5.3 The prize shall be accepted as is and may not be exchanged for an amount of money, nor sold nor transferred. No substitutions will be allowed.
5.4 If the prize is no longer available, CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, reserve the right to substitute a prize or prize component with another of comparable value.
5.5 Refusal to accept the prize releases CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, of any liability and obligation toward the winner.
5.6 Should any participant make any false statement, he/she shall be automatically disqualified from the Contest.
5.7 CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, shall assume no liability resulting from losses, delays, mistaken addresses on mail or e-mail received, typographical errors, technical, computer or telephone malfunctions, loss or theft of computer or telephone data, damage to software or computer equipment, fraudulent calls or any other mistake.
5.8 CBC, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, shall assume no liability whatsoever for any situation in which their inability to act results from an event or situation unforeseeable or beyond their control, including a strike, lockout or any other labour dispute at their location or the locations of the organizations and businesses whose services are used to hold this Contest
5.9 All personal information, such as name, address, telephone number, e-mail address and age is collected solely for the purposes of administering this Contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without consent. By providing this information, all participants consent to it being used for the stated purposes.
5.10 By entering this Contest, all participants agree to abide by the Contest rules, which shall be applied by the CBC, including any amendment. All its decisions are final.
5.11 Contest rules are available at www.cbc.ca/18tolife/contest/enter
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