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Official Contest Rules – Modern Man Giveaway

Official Rules
Briefed Modern Man Giveaway
Official Rules


1. Eligibility
The Briefed Modern Man Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of Canada only. Void in Quebec. Employees of Briefed Media Group or any of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Sweepstakes and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Sweepstakes are subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions, or the decisions of any independent judging agency, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

*$200 is the total value of all the prizes awarded during the contest period; the dollar value is based on the approximate retail price of each prize.

2. Sponsor
Sponsor: Briefed Media Group: 3-2621 Columbia St., Vancouver, V5Y 3G2

3. Sweepstakes Entry Period
The Sweepstakes entry period is from December 5, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. Pacific Standard Time to December 18, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (the “Sweepstakes Entry Period”). Administrator is the official time keeper for this Sweepstakes.

4. How to Enter
During the Sweepstakes Entry Period you can enter directly through the contest page ( In order to access the Sweepstakes you must complete and submit the entry form as instructed on the contest page by providing your email address.

To gain additional entries, you can do the following:

1. Follow @getbriefed on Twitter and post the following (1 entry):
RT & follow @getbriefed to enter to win Ray Ban’s & other manly goods in the Modern Man #Giveaway (value: $200)

2. Follow us on Facebook (1 entry).

5. Winner Selection
On or about December 19, 2013 Briefed Media Group will select 1 winner for the respective prizes described below in Section 8 in a random drawing of all valid entries received during the prior Sweepstakes Entry Period. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Entry Period. The entrant will be contacted using the email address provided with the entry and may be awarded the prize (subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these rules). Sponsor’s decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winners will be notified approximately one day after the winner selection.


7. Verification of Potential Winner
Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. The potential winners may be notified by email, after the date of random drawing. The potential winners may be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within 1 day of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize if applicable. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (24 hours), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the prize will be forfeited or may be awarded to an alternate winner at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. In the event that a potential winner of a prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Before being declared a winner and in order to be eligible to win a prize, all potential winners must first correctly answer, without mechanical aid or assistance, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by telephone, on-line (email) or by declaration and release form.

8. Prizes
At the outset of the Sweepstakes, there will be a total of one (1) grand prize to be won.

One (1) grand prize will be awarded. The grand prize winner will receive:

- 1 Just eau de toilette by Just Cavalli
-1 Purity 3-in-1 facial cleanser
-1 pair argyle socks by Calvin Klein
-1 pair Ray Ban Wayfarers

Total value is $200 (approximation).

Prizes are not transferable and must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions of any kind, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Taxes, if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the Winner’s responsibility. All prize details are at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.

Unless otherwise specified, all amounts to be advanced, paid, tendered or calculated under these Official Rules are to be advanced, paid, tendered or calculated in Canadian currency.

9. Publicity
By accepting a prize, winners consent to the use of their names, addresses, voices, and statements relating to the Sweepstakes or Sponsor, and photographs or other likenesses, without further compensation, notification or permission in any publicity or advertising carried out by Sponsor or any related entities in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed without territorial or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.

10. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each entrant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements and the decisions of the Sponsor, Administrator and/or the Sweepstakes judges which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsors, Administrator, and their respective parent, subsidiary, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and © indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor and Administrator from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorney’s fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.

11. General Conditions
Sponsors reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

12. Limitations of Liability
The Released Parties do not warrant that access to the Sweepstakes will be uninterrupted. The Released Parties are not responsible for any problems that may arise, including but not limited to: (a) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet Service Providers, Web sites, or other connection, availability or accessibility problems arising in connection with or over the course of the Sweepstakes; or (b) communications failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone, cellular or cable transmissions or hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or © failure of personal computers, mobile devices and/or software and hardware configurations, any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other error in the offering or announcement of any prize or in any prize notification documents; or (d) for any other errors of any kind relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, whether human, mechanical, clerical, electronic, or technical in nature; or (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information in connection with the Sweepstakes; or (f) damage to a user’s system occasioned by participation in these Sweepstakes or downloading any information necessary to participate in these Sweepstakes. If for any reason an entrant’s Entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another Entry in the Sweepstakes. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.

13. Disputes
Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, other than those concerning the administration of the Sweepstakes or the determination of winner, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by a court of competent jurisdiction in the Province of British Columbia; any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (d) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by and interpreted under the laws of the Province of British Columbia. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the Province of British Columbia.

In the event of any discrepancies between the English language rules and the non-English language rules, the English rules shall prevail. In the event of any conflict with any Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules and Sweepstakes details contained in Sweepstakes materials (including but not limited to point of sale, television, and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other promotion media), the details of the Sweepstakes as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In particular, Sponsor’s employees are not authorized to waive, modify or amend any provision or provisions of these Official Rules in any manner whatsoever.

These Sweepstakes are subject to all Federal, Provincial, and Municipal laws.

14. Entrant’s Personal Information
Information collected from entrants is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy.

You are providing your information to Briefed Media Group and not to any of the Sponsors. By providing this information you are agreeing to receive future communications from Briefed Media Group, of which you can unsubscribe at anytime. Your information will not be sold, rented or shared with any third parties.