April 2020 Ingredient of the Month Contest
APRIL 2020 INGREDIENT OF THE MONTH CONTEST
CONTEST OPEN TO FABFITFUN MEMBERS ONLY. NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN, AND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU HAVE NOT WON YET.
These Official Rules apply to the April 2020 Ingredient of the Month Contest to be held from April 1st to May 1st, 2020, with the winner to be selected on or about May 1st, 2020 (the “Contest”). Prize: FabFitFun will award one prize to one winner which will be a prize pack which contains various products. The estimated retail value of this prize package is $500 USD. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received by FabFitFun during the Entry Period (defined below), the entrant’s compliance with the Entry Criteria, and the judging by FabFitFun panel, as described below. Payment of any and all taxes associated with each prize is the responsibility of the winner of the prize. FabFitFun accepts no responsibility for any costs associated with the prize and not specifically included in the prize.
Eligibility: Must be an existing member of FabFitFun as of April 1st, 2020, who has not won a FabFitFun Ingredient of the Month contest in 2020. Must be 18 years or older, and a resident of one of the United States, the District of Columbia, Canada (excluding the Province of Quebec), or the United Kingdom to enter or win a prize. Employees of FabFitFun, its affiliates, or their respective advertising, public relations, accounting or legal firms, and immediate family members or individuals living in the same household of such employees, are not eligible to enter the Contest or win a prize. For purposes of these eligibility rules, “immediate family members” mean spouse, children, parents, parents of spouse, siblings, and spouse’s siblings.
Additional Eligibility Requirements: Prior to receiving any prize, the winner must provide FabFitFun with any information or certifications needed by FabFitFun, in its sole judgment, for tax reporting purposes. The prize winner also must complete and sign and return to FabFitFun a Declaration of Eligibility & Release to be eligible to receive the prize. If you fail to satisfy these conditions within three (3) days after we send you notice that your entry has been selected, you will not be eligible for the prize and we will select an alternate winner as described in “Selection of Winners” below. Contest subject to all applicable federal, provincial, state and local laws. All decisions on eligibility will be made by FabFitFun and its decisions are final and binding.
For Canadian Residents Only: Must be the age of majority in the province of residence. Before being declared a winner, the selected entrant must first correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a time limited mathematical skill testing question to be administered by telephone at a time mutually convenient for the entrant and FabFitFun or promotional agent of FabFitFun.
How to Enter: Post the following in the FabFitFun April 2020 Ingredient of the Month topic under the “Contest” section on the member community discussion forum talk.fabfitfun.com (the “Community Forum”): 1. Share a favorite recipe that incorporates the ingredient of the month: Coffee. (include exact measurements and ingredients) An entrant may enter the Contest in accordance with the following requirements (the “Entry Criteria”): Submission of Entries. Entry can be submitted only by visiting the Community Forum during the Entry Period and following the directions required for an Entry. The Community Forum is subject to limitations, delays, and other problems inherent in the use of electronic communications, and FabFitFun is not responsible for such issues. Number of Entries. There is no limit to the number of entries per person; provided, however, that each post must comply with the Entry Criteria, be unique and automated generation of posts is not permitted. No Purchase Required To Enter. There is no cost to enter a Contest. You may enter the Contest by posting your recipe to the Community Forum. All entries must be posted between 11:00 a.m. PST on April 1st, 2020, and 11:00 a.m. PST on May 1st, 2020. (the “Entry Period”).
Selection of Winners: A winner can only win a FabFitFun Ingredient of the Month Contest once per year. After the end of the Entry Period, a winner will be chosen by a FabFitFun judging panel. Submissions will each be awarded a total score out of forty (40) points, based on the following criteria: (a) originality (25%), (b) appeal (25%), (c) complexity (25%), and (d) relevancy to the theme (25%) (the “Criteria”). The member who submitted the submission that is awarded the highest score based on the Criteria will be the winner. In the event of a tie, the submission that scored the highest points in category (a) will be selected. If a tie still remains, the submission that scored the highest points in category (b) will be selected, followed by category (c), then category (d) if a tie still remains. Chances of being selected as the winner depend on skill in meeting the Criteria and the number of eligible entrants. If FabFitFun determines that a person whose entry is selected is not eligible to enter the contest or if the person selected refuses to accept the prize, or fails to complete the eligibility requirements described in “Additional Eligibility Requirements” above, or if a person whose post is selected cannot be contacted or identified, FabFitFun will select the submission with the second highest score based on the Criteria and remaining number of eligible entries. Each winner will be contacted via the email associated with the winner’s FabFitFun membership account. If a winner does not respond within forty-eight (48) hours, a new winner will be selected.
Additional Agreements/Waivers: By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees: (a) to be bound by these Official Contest Rules and to interpretation of these Official Contest Rules by FabFitFun and (b) that FabFitFun and its agents, affiliates, representatives and employees will have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from participation in the Contest or acceptance or use of the prize(s) (except that FabFitFun does not exclude its liability to an entrant who resides in the United Kingdom in respect of death or personal injury where such liability arises from the negligence of FabFitFun and its agents, affiliates, representatives, and employees). Except as prohibited by law, each winner also consents, by entering the Contest and without further compensation, to FabFitFun’s use and publication of the winner’s name, photograph, likeness, biographical information, and details of winning for FabFitFun’s advertising, promotional, or regulatory purposes. Contest void where prohibited by law. In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Contest is unable to run as planned for any other reason, as determined by FabFitFun in its sole and absolute discretion, FabFitFun may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Contest to address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received in such Contest up to the time of the impairment. FabFitFun reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entrant found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike, offensive or disruptive manner or in a manner that does not comply with the spirit of the Contest. FabFitFun reserves the right to change, modify, or extend the Entry Period if it should be deemed necessary. Failure by FabFitFun to enforce any provision of the Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. 3rd Party Intellectual Property: Any entrant who incorporates any intellectual property or material owned by a third party into his or her submission does so at his or her own risk. If FabFitFun is notified that any element of an entrant’s submission infringes upon the rights of another person such submission may be disqualified from the Contest in FabFitFun’s sole discretion. Contest Sponsor and Winner Information: This Contest is sponsored by: FabFitFun, located at 360 N. La Cienega Blvd., Los Angeles, CA 90048. Except as limited by law, the names of winners will be available upon request, at no charge, by contacting FabFitFun at VIP@FabFitFun.com, or by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to FabFitFun at the address above, Attn: Contest. Print rules