Regent College Bookstore

“Jesus and the Victory of God"

SOCIAL MEDIA SWEEPSTAKES


Overview of Rules:

No purchase or payment is required to enter this competition.

Open to all residents legal age of Canada (excluding Quebec) and the United States. 

The winner will be randomly selected and contacted by direct message through either Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.

How to vote: A verified Facebook user, Instagram user or public Twitter account can cast an unlimited number of votes. Votes may be case by performing the following actions, during the promotional period.

     1. “Liking” the Regent College Bookstore Facebook page will result in one vote.

     2. Correctly commenting on the Regent College Bookstore Facebook Promotional post will result in one vote.

     3. EACH Facebook account tagged in the promotional post comments by the entrant will result in one vote for each personal account tagged.

     4. “Liking” the Regent College Bookstore Instagram page will result in one vote.

     5. Correctly commenting on the Regent College Bookstore Instagram Promotional post will result in one vote.

     6. EACH Instagram account tagged in the promotional post by the entrant will result in one vote for each person tagged.

     7. “Following” the Regent College Bookstore Twitter page (@regentbks) will result in one vote.

     8. Retweeting the Regent College Bookstore Twitter promotional tweet and correctly commenting on the post will result in one vote.

See below for complete rules.




Complete Competition Rules:

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF, AND CURRENTLY RESIDING WITHIN, 

  • ALL PROVINCES AND TERRITORIES OF CANADA (Excluding Quebec) WHO ARE AT LEAST OF THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN PROVINCE OR TERRITORY OF RESIDENCE. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. 

  • LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE CONTINENTAL UNITED STATES WHO HAVE REACHED THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN THEIR STATE OF RESIDENCE AT THE TIME OF ENTRY

 

1. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Regent College Bookstore “Jesus and the Victory of God” sweepstakes begins on December 1, 2019 at 12:00:01 p.m. Pacific Standard Time (“PST”) and ends on December 6, 2019 at 11:59:59 a.m. PST (“Sweepstakes Period”).

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of and currently residing within:

  • All provinces and territories of Canada (excluding Quebec).

  • Legal residents of the Continental United States who have reached the age of majority.

All employees and management, of Regent Bookstore (not including Regent College) are not eligible to enter or partake in a prize. Void where prohibited. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, provincial, territorial and local laws and regulations.

To enter the Sweepstakes you must have a Facebook account, Instagram account or public Twitter profile. If you do not have said account, you can sign up for free at www.facebook.com and www.instragram.com or twitter.com. 

There is no limit to the amounts of votes casted.

To submit a valid entry (“Entry”), the following will be considered one valid vote. 

1. Login into Facebook during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.facebook.com/regentbookstore/)

the “Jesus and the Victory of God” post that invites entry into the Sweepstakes  (“Promotional Post”) and follow directions to reply to the Promotional Post. 

Directions will prompt you to comment on the Facebook post for a chance to win. During the Sweepstakes Period, there will be one (1) such Promotional Post comprised of one (1) image made by Sponsor at approximately 12:00:01 p.m. on the following date: December 1, 2019. 

2. Login into Facebook during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.facebook.com/regentbookstore/) and click “like”, to like the Regent College Bookstore Page.

3. Login into Facebook during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.facebook.com/regentbookstore/)

Locate the “Jesus and the Victory of God” Promotional Post and tag a Facebook friend in the comment section of Promotional Post. Must be a verified, personal Facebook account. Not including pages, businesses or groups. One vote will be counted for each “tagged” account, to an unlimited number of entries.  

4. Login into Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.instagram.com/regentcollege/)

the “Jesus and the Victory of God” post that invites entry into the Sweepstakes  (“Promotional Post”) and follow directions to reply to the Promotional Post. 

Directions will prompt you to comment on the Facebook post for a chance to win. During the Sweepstakes Period, there will be one (1) such Promotional Post comprised of one (1) image made by Sponsor at approximately 12:00:01 p.m. on the following date: December 1, 2019. 

5. Login into Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.instagram.com/regentcollege/) and click “follow”, to follow the Regent College Bookstore Page

6. Login into Instagram during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://www.instagram.com/regentcollege/)

Locate the “Jesus and the Victory of God” Promotional Post and tag an Instagram Account. Must be a verified, personal Instagram account. One vote will be counted for each “tagged” account, to an unlimited number of entries.  

7. Login into Twitter during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://twitter.com/regentbks) and select “follow”. This will result in one vote for the user.

8. Login into Twitter during the Sweepstakes Period, access on the Regent College Bookstore Page (https://twitter.com/regentbks).

Locate the “Jesus and the Victory of God” Promotional Post, correctly comment on this post AND retweet the post. This will result in one vote for the user. 

Use of Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and any of their respective features are subject to any Facebook, Instagram and Twitter terms and conditions. Comments must not be obscene or offensive; must not reference alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons, or any activities that may be deemed unsafe or dangerous; and must not be sexually explicit, or suggestive, all as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, remove any comment that is not consistent with the Sponsor’s public image. 

In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the name of the user account holder associated with the user account used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Sponsor will not verify receipt of entries. Entries that are late, lost, undelivered, illegible, contain false information, damaged, misdirected, garbled or incomplete, altered or otherwise irregular, generated by script, macro or other automated or mechanical means, that have been submitted through illicit means or by any means which subvert the entry process or that do not conform with or satisfy any or all of the conditions set out in these Official Rules will be void. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different user accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated program to enter will result in disqualification. The database clock on the Sponsor’s user page will be the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes. 

This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook Inc. (“Facebook”) or Instragram Inc (“Instagram”) or Twitter Inc (“Twitter”). Entrant is providing personal information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor.

3. ENTRY PERIOD/DRAWINGS/ODDS: One (1) drawing will be held on December 6, 2019 at approximately 12:00:01 p.m. To be eligible for a drawing an eligible entry must be received during the Sweepstakes Period in accordance with the corresponding dates and times provided in these Official Rules. One (1) prize winner will be selected in this random drawing by the Administrator from all eligible entries.  The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor reserves the right to authenticate all entries submitted. Non-winning entries will not be included in subsequent drawings.

4. PRIZES: There will be a total of one (1) prize available to be won in the Sweepstakes by random draw. The approximate retail value of the prize is $60 CDN. The prize is described below:

- 1 x Signed copy of Jesus and the Victory of God by NT Wright ISBN: 9780800626822

Any potential winner must comply with these Official Rules in order to win. No other substitution, assignment or transfer of prizes permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of greater or equal value if prize cannot be awarded as stated.  All prize details are at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for change of mailing address. 

5. WINNER NOTIFICATIONS/VERIFICATIONS/CLAIM CONDITIONS: You are not a winner until your eligibility has been verified, and it is determined that you have complied with all terms of these Official Rules. Potential winners will be notified by Sponsor or Sponsor’s agent by the Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter messaging system and will be required to respond to that message by submitting full name, complete mailing address, phone number and date of birth within 72 hours of such notification.  If potential winner fails to respond within that time frame, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Prior to being declared to be a winner of the Sweepstakes, any potential winner must answer correctly, without aid, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question to be administered at a time and in a manner to be determined by Sponsor and/or Administrator. Failure by a potential winner to correctly answer this question in accordance with Sponsor/Administrator protocols shall result in the potential winner being disqualified from the Sweepstakes and the random drawing of an alternative potential winner from all remaining eligible entries, such process to continue until a winner is determined. After the initial response described above and verification of the potential winner’s eligibility and compliance otherwise with these Official Rules, the prize will be shipped within 4-8 weeks to the address provided. 

Sponsor is not responsible for any change of Facebook account or mailing address of entrants.  Any unclaimed or undeliverable prize may not be awarded. If any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner, or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner selected.

BINDING ARBITRATION:  Subject to applicable law, any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in the province of British Columbia, Canada. 

By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant’s rights and obligations, and the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, subject only to applicable law, will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of British Columbia.

6. GENERAL: By participating, participants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless, Regent Bookstore, Regent College and Facebook, from any liability, claims, losses and damages of any kind, including death, to persons or property, arising out of, or relating to, their participation in this Sweepstakes, and the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of a prize, including as set out in the Limitation of Liability section. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant from this Sweepstakes or any other promotion conducted now or in the future by Sponsor or any of its affiliates if Sponsor suspects or finds entrant to be: (a) violating the Official Rules; (b) tampering or attempting to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; (c) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; or (d) attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants, the Administrator, Sponsor or Sponsor’s representatives. If Sponsor or Administrator suspects that an entrant has engaged in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, the entrant will be contacted as soon as practicable. 

7. SPONSOR: Regent College Bookstore, 5800 University Boulevard, Vancouver, BC, V6T2E4

8. NO SPONSORSHIP OR ENDORSEMENT; RELEASE.  

Neither Sponsor, nor this Sweepstakes, is sponsored or endorsed by Facebook or Instagram or Twitter or any of their respective affiliates.  You hereby release, discharge and hold harmless, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, suppliers, advertising and promotional agencies, and any other individuals engaged in any way in the development, production, printing, distribution or execution of this Sweepstakes, and the respective directors, officers, agents and employees of the foregoing  from any liability, claims, losses and damages of any kind, including death, to persons or property, arising out of, or relating to, their participation in this Sweepstakes, and the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of a prize, including as set out in the Limitations of Liability section above.