ScotiaBank Gillers

Guess The Giller: Rules and Regulations

From October 1 to October 30, 2012

1. TO ENTER

To enter the Scotiabank Giller Prize Guess The Giller 2012 contest, you must submit your comment answering our question "Which book should win the 2012 Scotiabank Giller Prize?" in this CBC Books post between Oct. 1 and Oct. 30.

To be valid, all comments must be received by 8 p.m. ET on Oct. 30, 2012.

Limit of one contest entry per person.

Comments should be no more than 250 words. All texts must be composed by and be the original work of the entrant, and must not violate the rights of any third party. By submitting a comment, entrants assign all rights and waive any moral rights they may have in their texts. Entrants acknowledge that CBC may publish this text in whole or in part, on any medium (radio, television, Internet or other).

No purchase required.

2. ELIGIBILITY

Contest is open to all Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province of residence at the time of entering the contest. Employees of CBC, Scotiabank, and their affiliates, as well as their immediate family (father/mother, brother/sister, son/daughter) or persons living under the same roof are not eligible to enter this contest.

3. PROCEDURE FOR AWARDING PRIZES

On each Monday from Oct. 8 to Oct. 29, CBC Books producers will hold a random draw to select the winner of a Kobo eReader. On each Friday from Oct. 12 to Nov. 2, CBC Books producers will hold a random draw to select the winner of a set of shortlisted books.

Each draw will be made from among all entries received.

Selected entrants will be contacted by telephone during the week following the draw and should claim their prize as instructed by CBC by no later than five days after the date they were initially contacted. If the prize is not claimed within this period, a new draw will be held.

4. DESCRIPTION OF PRIZE(S)

The four Kobo eReader prize packs include:

A Kobo Touch eReader (provided by Scotiabank) • A book package of assorted books (provided by CBC Books) • The approximate retail value of each prize is one hundred twenty-five dollars ($125 CDN)

The four sets of shortlisted books include:

• A copy of each book on the Scotiabank Giller Prize 2012 shortlist (courtesy of the publishers) • The approximate retail value of each prize is one hundred twenty-five dollars ($125 CDN)

The prizes include only what is specifically described and no other allowance will be granted.

The total value of all prizes is $1,000 CDN.

5. GENERAL RULES

5.1 To be declared a winner, selected entrants must first correctly answer a time-limited, mathematical skill-testing question posed by telephone at a mutually convenient time.

5.2 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.

5.3 Winners shall sign a document attesting to their eligibility as stipulated in paragraph 2 of these rules and releasing CBC, Scotiabank, 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.

5.4 The prizes shall be accepted as awarded and are non-transferable or convertible to cash. No substitutions will be allowed.

5.5 If the prizes cannot be awarded as described in these rules, CBC, Scotiabank, 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.

5.6 Refusal to accept the prize releases CBC, Scotiabank, their affiliates, as well as their respective directors, officers and employees, of any obligation toward the winner.

5.7 Should winners make any false statement, they shall be automatically disqualified from the contest.

5.8 CBC, Scotiabank, 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.

5.9 CBC, Scotiabank, 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 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

5.10 All personal information, such as your name, address, telephone number, email address and age is collected solely for the purposes of administering this contest and shall not be used for any other purpose without your consent. By providing this information, you consent to it being used for the stated purposes.

5.11 By entering, contestants agree to abide by the contest rules which shall be applied by the CBC. All its decisions are final.

September 27, 2012 CBC Books

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