The Contest is intended to be conducted in Canada only and shall be construed according to applicable Canadian law. Entry in the Contest constitutes acceptance of these Contest Rules.
Who Can Enter. The yconic "Update Your Profile" Contest (the "Contest") is open to any person who is 13 years of age and older at time of entry, who is a yconic member (a "Member"), currently residing and studying in Canada (excluding Quebec), on the Contest Closing Date and who is enrolled in a Canadian High School or Canadian publicly funded University or College for the 2014-2015 school year. The entrant may be asked to show proof of school enrollment in order to claim the prize. Void in whole or in part where prohibited by law. yconic (the “Sponsor”) and each of the individuals associated with the Contest, including the Sponsor’s employees, directors, officers, agents, representatives, promotional and marketing agencies, and any member of the immediate families of any of the foregoing and other individuals with whom any of the foregoing are domiciled, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.
Contest Period. The Contest begins on May 20, 2015 at 11:59 a.m. and ends June 30, 2015 at 11:59 a.m. Eastern Standard Time (EST) (the "Contest Closing Time") (the "Contest Period").
How to Enter. No purchase necessary. Each contest entrant must update their profile during the contest period to have a valid contest entry. Only one contest entry per member. Any person who created or attempts to create a false membership will result in all of that person's Contest Entries to be ruled ineligible, will be disqualified automatically from the Contest, and yconic reserves the right to ban or disqualify such person from entering future yconic.com contests. Entry Forms which are incomplete, illegible, damaged or irregular, or that contains false information, will not generate a valid “Contest Entry”.
yconic reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any contest entry if that Participant is deemed by yconic to be (a) tampering with the operation of the contest (b) violating the Application Guidelines (c) violating the terms and conditions of the Website (d) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, harass any other person or act fraudulently in any manner.
Prize Condition. There will be one (1) Prize consisting of Five Hundred Canadian Dollars ( $500.00 CDN). We reserve the right to add additional prizing throughout the contest period. The winner will be selected randomly at the end of the Contest Period. Any costs associated with the Prize are the responsibility of the winner. The Sponsor will not be responsible or liable for any possible damages or injuries that may occur as a result of the use of a Prize. To be declared a winner, the selected entrant will be required to sign a release, waiver of liability and indemnity in favour of Sponsor.
Odds of Winning. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible participants who enter the Contest during the Contest Period. Entries will not be eligible if not entered in accordance with these Contest Rules above or if not entered during the Contest Period.
Total Contest Prize Value: $500 Canadian.
Prize Conditions. The following other conditions apply:
Prize must be accepted as awarded. No substitutions, alterations, cash equivalents or redemptions will be made. Prize may not be transferred or assigned except if expressly consented to by Sponsor.
Where applicable, a Contest winner is responsible for all taxes, surcharges and fees associated with receipt or use of the Prize. Any charges and/or expenses not specifically mentioned as included in the Prize are the responsibility of the winner. The Sponsor does not assume any liability for lost, damaged or misdirected Entries or Prize. Other restrictions may apply.
Contest entry will be drawn at random from all eligible Contest Entries received during the contest period in accordance with these Official Rules and under direct supervision of the judges, whose decisions regarding this Contest are final in all respects.
How to Win. Sponsor will attempt to contact the selected entrant (or if the selected entrant is a minor, his or her legal guardian) on or about the Contest Draw Date (each, a "Contact Date"), by e-mail or telephone, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, from the information provided by that selected entrant in his or her Contest registration.
In order to be confirmed as a winner in this Contest, a selected entrant must have complied with and remain in compliance with these Contest Rules, and must first correctly answer (or if the selected entrant is a minor, his or her legal guardian must correctly answer) without assistance of any kind, a time-limited, mathematical, skill-testing question.
In addition to the foregoing, in order to claim a Prize, the selected entrant must have reached the age of majority in their Province of residence on or before June 30, 2015. If a selected entrant of a Prize is over 13 years of age but under the age of majority in his/her Province of residence, the Prize will be awarded to the parent or legal guardian of such person, who must accept the Prize on the individual’s behalf. Sponsor reserves the right to verify the age of any selected entrant.
In order to receive a Prize, a selected entrant (or if the selected entrant is a minor, his or her legal guardian): must complete, sign and return a standard declaration, indemnity and release form, confirming understanding and compliance with the Contest Rules and acceptance of the Contest Prize as awarded, and a Release, in a form satisfactory to the Sponsor, releasing Sponsor, and its affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives of all liability arising out of the Contest, including without limitation, the selection of any Prize winner, the administration of the Contest, and the acceptance or the use of any or all of the Prizes as awarded. Sponsor reserves the right to verify the age and proof of enrolment in a Canadian high school or post-secondary school for the 2014–2015 school year of any selected prize winner. Must return all such forms to Sponsor within five (5) days of receipt of the forms by the selected entrant.