Character Championship Rules
The Promoter of this prize draw is the Sanrio GmbH, with its registered address Zwischen den Toren 9, 21465 Wentdorf bei Hamburg, Regional Court Lübeck HRB 1187 SB, Managing Directors Jiro Kishimura, Ronald Denecke.
Twitter is not connected with, in charge of or liable for this draw in any way. This competition is not sponsored, supported or organized by Twitter. The receiver of the provided information is not Twitter but the Promoter. The Promoter is the organizer of this competition and thus liable for everything that occurs in connection with the competition within the borders of the applying local/ European law. The Promoter holds Twitter harmless of all claims and damages that might arise in connection with or as consequence of the competition.
Any and all queries, comments or claims regarding the draw are to be addressed to Sanrio GmbH: firstname.lastname@example.org and not to Twitter.
Only such participants are allowed to join the draw, who have a Twitter-account which names the participant with her or his real name. It is not permitted to join the draw with a phantasy-account or using the account of a third party. It is prohibited to join the draw with more than one user-account. It is especially prohibited to create an extra-account to increase the statistic probability to win the draw.
The Promoter is authorized to end or block the draw if the terms & conditions of Twitter regarding such raffles are being changed during the term of the draw in a way that would be non-compliant with the terms and conditions of this draw.
Twitter will not be held liable by the participant for any and all claims and damages that might occur in connection with this draw.
The prize draw will run from 23rd of May 2016 to midnight of the 20th of June 2016.
All competition entries must be received by the Promoter by no later than midnight on the Closing Date. All competition entries received after the Closing Date are automatically disqualified.
- Eligibility Criteria
To be eligible to take part to the Character Championship prize draw 2016, applicants must meet the following criteria:
(a) He/she must be aged 18 or over at the time of submitting their application;
(b) He/she must not be employed, and have not been previously employed or engaged by Sanrio GmbH or any other company within the Sanrio group of companies or any of their affiliates, subsidiaries or agencies if applicable. He/she must also not be a live-in partner or immediate relative (i.e. mother, father, son, daughter, brother or sister) of any such employee.
(c) He/she must be a resident of the European Union. Upon the Promoter´s request the entrants have to provide proof that they fulfil the above Eligibility Criteria.
In order to enter the prize draw, the entrants have to vote for their favorite Sanrio character, accept these terms and conditions, fill out the contact form, insert their email address and accept the Promoter´s terms and conditions which you find here: http://www.sanrio.eu/terms-of-service/.
All the contact details provided by the entrant must be correct.
If in doubt regarding any of the conditions for the participation, the Promoter has the right to exclude the respective person from the draw.
Only one entry per person is permitted. It is prohibited that the same person votes more than one time from different email accounts.
The participation through a third service-provider, especially a service provider specialized in lotteries etc. is prohibited. The same applies for automatic participations through robots, participations using a trash-email address as well as the participation providing wrong data etc.
People who are not allowed to participate according to these terms and conditions are consequently not entitled to win prizes. The manipulation of the chances to win a prize using technical interference, submission of wrong data or a similar infringement will thus lead to the exclusion from this prize draw.
The Promoter accepts no responsibility for entries not succesfully completed due to a technical fault of any kind.
The Promoter has the right to limit or block the draw, especially due to technical reasons for a limited period of time. The Promoter cannot be held liable for any loss or damage that derives resulting of such blocking or limiting of the draw.
The winner will receive a Sanrio branded surprise gift (consisting of one or more items) valued at 50.00 USD.
The price which will be send to the winner by post within two weeks upon the Promoter´s receit of the winner´s postal address. The shipping costs within the European Union will be borne by the Promoter. No cash disbursement equivalent and/or replacement of the price and/or setting off of the prize against other services of the Promoter is possible. The price cannot be transferred to a third party. The Promoter´s decision regarding any aspect of the prize draw is final and binding.
Insofar as it is permitted by law, the Promoter, its agents or distributors will not in any way be responsible or liable to compensate the winner or accept any liability for any loss, damage, personal injury or death occuring as a result of taking up the prize except where it is caused by the negligence of the Promoter, ist agents or distributors or of their employees. Your statutory rights are not affected.
- Election of the winners
A winner will be choosen by draw by the Promoter out of all the voters who submitted their email address once a week on each Monday until the Closing Date of the prize draw.
The respective winner will be notified by email within 14 days upon the Closing Date at the latest and must provide a postal address within the European Union to claim the prize.
If a winner does not respond to the Promoter within 28 days of being notified by the Promoter, then the winner´s prize will be forfeited and the Promoter will be entitled to select another winner in accorance with the process decribed above. Every entrant can only win once.
- Usage of entrants data
Personal data (i.e. such as name and address) supplied by the entrant during the course of this draw may be passed on to third party suppliers only insofar as required for the fulfilment/ delivery/ arrangement of the prize. Such personal data will solely be used in ordert o execute this prize draw. It will especially not be used for future advertising purposes. Upon the end of the draw your personal data will be deleted.
This prize law will be governed by German law and entrants to this prize draw submit to the jurisdiction of the German courts.