From time to time, UHSM and the Website may offer you the opportunity to enter into certain contests, raffles, or sweepstakes (generally, “Contest(s)”), in which case UHSM or an identified third party may act as “Sponsor” of said Contests. The following terms shall apply to any such Contest, unless specific, other terms accompany a particular Contest, in which case the Contest-specific terms shall control. Further, any Contests for which a third party is the sole Sponsor shall be governed by any terms as directed by that third party.
DISCLAIMER. Subject to applicable laws, Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Contest. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUBJECT TO APPLICABLE LAWS, PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Prizes (up to and including the Grand Prize) are non-transferable and non-refundable, no substitutions will be made except as provided herein, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. A Prize is not redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a particular Prize for one of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for any applicable local income taxes. NO PO Box Numbers can be used as the mailing address.
General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to modify the Contest at any time. In the event that the operation of the Contest is impaired in any way, the Sponsor may award Prizes from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify and seek damages from any individual who tampers with the Contest, violates these Terms or Contest rules, or acts in a disruptive manner. If there is a drawing as a part of the Contest, that drawing represents sweepstakes and is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited. By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (the “Contest Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of any Prize. You waive the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes your consent to Sponsor’s use of your name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information, and state of residence for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.
FORCE MAJEURE. If, for any reason, the Contest (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned by reason of computer virus, bug, system malfunction, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, fire, flood, earthquake, storm or other natural cataclysm, riot, strike, terrorist activity, civil commotion, governmental regulation, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which, in its sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest (or any part thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest, or to thereafter conduct the Contest by selecting the Prize winner(s) for affected Contest drawing from among all eligible entries received for such affected Contest drawing prior to the action taken by Sponsor or otherwise in a manner which is fair, equitable and in accordance with these Terms or Contest rules, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Disputes: Except where prohibited, you agree that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Contest or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in Orange County, California, USA. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Terms or Contest rules, your rights, and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with, the laws of California, USA, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of California, USA or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than California, USA.
Sponsor: Unless otherwise indicated as it pertains to a specific Contest, the Program is sponsored by Unite Healthshare Ministries, 999 Waterside Dr, Norfolk, VA 23510.