WHO CAN ENTER: This Contest/Sweepstakes is open to all persons who are legal residents of Canada or the United States on September 1st, 2021 at 00:01 Eastern Standard Time (“EST”). Employees of Ipsos Interactive Services Limited Partnership and Ipsos Interactive Services U.S., LLC, (“Ipsos”), Sponsor, their subsidiaries and affiliated companies and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising or promotional agencies, and persons with whom any of the foregoing are domiciled are not eligible to participate in this Contest/Sweepstakes.  

 

CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES PROMOTER: This Contest/Sweepstakes is being promoted by Ipsos 222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 400, Chicago, IL 60606.

 

CONTEST/SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: The Contest/Sweepstakes starts on September 1st, 2021 at 00:01 EST and closes on September 30th, 2021, at 11:59pm EST.

 

HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Every i-Say catalog redemption completed specific to the Humane Canada™ and Humane Society of the U.S. during the contest period will provide you one entry for a chance to win this prize. Cancelled orders will be forfeited.

 

To enter without completing an i-Say catalog redemption, please write your primary e-mail address (if applicable), along with your full name, mailing address, date of birth and phone number on a 3x5 index card and mail it to: Ipsos, Cats vs Dogs Charity Challenge and Draw 2021, 222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 400, Incentives, Chicago, IL 60606, USA, to be received before the Contest/Sweepstakes close date September 30th, 2021, at 11:59pm EST.  Only one entry per person, regardless of entry method. All mailed entries must have a return address.  Ipsos and Sponsor are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, illegible, stolen, misdirected, misidentified, postage due or incomplete entries, for any problems or technical or mechanical malfunction of any telephone systems, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry to be received by Ipsos or Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by equipment, programming used in this Contest/Sweepstakes, human processing or otherwise, or any combination thereof.  Entries become the property of Ipsos and/or Sponsor and will not be returned.

 

RANDOM DRAW: Five entries each from Canada and the United States will be selected in a random draw from among all eligible entries received.  Draw will be conducted on October 11th, 2021, at 14:00 EST at the offices of Ipsos, 222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 400, Chicago, IL 60606, USA.  In order to be declared a winner in Canada, selected entrants must first correctly answer an unaided time limited mathematical skill-testing question, to be administered by e-mail or mail, and his/her entry must have been verified by Ipsos and Sponsor. In order to be declared a winner in the United States, selected entrants must first sign an affidavit, to be administered by e-mail or mail, and his/her entry must be verified by Ipsos and Sponsor. Ipsos and Sponsor reserve the right to require proof of age and jurisdiction of residence prior to awarding any prize.  If a minor is selected, the parent or legal guardian of the selected entrant must sign an affidavit, in order for their child to be declared the winner. The prize will be issued in the parent or legal guardian’s name.

 

PRIZE:   One prize will be awarded to each United States winner in the form of a $500 USD Virtual Visa® Prepaid Card, assigned in a random draw.

 

Prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable.  No substitutions of prizes are permitted except by Ipsos and Sponsor.  Prizes are not redeemable for cash.  All prizes will be awarded.  The odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received.

 

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Selected winners will be notified by email, mail or phone within 48 hours of the draw.  Selected winners will be required to acknowledge by phone, via email or in writing his or her receipt of notification of eligibility for prize and in Canada, correctly answer a time limited mathematical skill-testing question. If no response is received by Ipsos within ten business days of notification, the prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate winner in a random draw selected by computer from the remaining eligible entries.

 

GENERAL: Neither Ipsos nor Sponsor are responsible for any costs associated with claiming any prize.  Winners are solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any and all taxes, if any, that may result in claiming a prize in this Contest/Sweepstakes.

 

Entries in any way tampered with, forged, mutilated, incomplete, illegible, photocopied or mechanically reproduced, or submitted by or through fraudulent means, may be disqualified, in the sole discretion of Ipsos and Sponsor.  This includes any entry that does not comply with these Contest/Sweepstakes Rules in any respect.

 

Decisions of Ipsos and Sponsor are final on all matters of fact, interpretation, eligibility, procedure and fulfillment in respect to this Contest/Sweepstakes. Ipsos and Sponsor reserve the right at any time to withdraw this Contest/Sweepstakes or to modify, amend, or supplement these rules, in its sole discretion, subject to applicable law.

 

By participating in this Contest/Sweepstakes, the winners consent to the use by Ipsos and Sponsor of their name, hometown, age, and photograph for any lawful purpose, without further permission or compensation, except where prohibited by law. The winners agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules.

 

Ipsos, Sponsor, their subsidiaries and affiliated companies and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind; (ii) failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions; (iii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Ipsos and/or Sponsor that may cause this Contest/Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (iv) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the prize, or acceptance, possession, or use of the prize, or from participation in this Contest/Sweepstakes; or (v) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with this Contest/Sweepstakes.  Ipsos and Sponsor reserve the right, in their discretion, to suspend or cancel this Contest/Sweepstakes at any time if a computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, or other technical problem of any sort corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of this Contest/Sweepstakes. Ipsos and Sponsor also reserve the right to disqualify, in their sole discretion, any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the Web site, or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules.   Any attempt to damage the Ipsos survey site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest/Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws.  Should such an attempt be made, Ipsos and Sponsor reserve the right to prosecute violators to the fullest extent allowable by law.

 

By participating in this Contest/Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to release and hold Ipsos, Sponsor, their subsidiaries and affiliated companies and each their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with this Contest/Sweepstakes or resulting from acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, including without limitation, personal injury, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy.

 

Any issues concerning the validity, interpretation or enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants and Ipsos, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario, Canada, without giving effect to any conflict of law rules which might find otherwise.

 

In Canada, with respect to Québec residents, any litigation respecting the conduct or organisation of a publicity Contest/Sweepstakes may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.

 

For a list of prize winners or for a copy of these Official Contest/Sweepstakes Rules and Regulations, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Ipsos, Cats vs Dogs Charity Challenge and Draw 2021, 222 S Riverside Plaza, Suite 400, Incentives, Chicago, IL 60606, USA, with a written request by Mail in for Rules by no later than one year after the Contest/Sweepstakes close date September 30th, 2021 at 23:59 EST.

 

This Contest/Sweepstakes is subject to all Federal, State, Provincial and local laws. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

 

Disclaimer: The Humane Society of the U.S. (US) or Humane Canada™ (CA) do not endorse companies, products or services and strictly prohibits any suggestion of endorsement, recommendation, or superiority of one company, product or service over another company, product, or service. User may not assign or transfer this agreement, or any rights granted hereunder.

 

The merchants represented are not sponsors of the rewards or otherwise affiliated with Ipsos i-Say. The logos and other identifying marks attached are trademarks of and owned by each represented company and/or its affiliates. Please visit each company’s website for additional terms and conditions.