Work Space Central – Win a $2,500 gift card for your next national Park Family Vacation and a $500 gift card from Omaha Steaks by July 31, 2015!
ACCO Brands Celebrate America Sweepstakes
The “ACCO Brands Celebrate America Sweepstakes starts May 1, 2015 at
12:00:01 AM Central Daylight Time and ends July 31, 2015 at 11:59:59 PM CDT
This Sweepstakes is offered and open only to persons legally residing in United States or the District of Columbia who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age on the date of entry in this
This Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, and where
prohibited by law. U.S. law governs this sweepstakes.
2) HOW TO ENTER:
No purchase, entry fee, payment, or proof-of-purchase necessary to participate.
You can enter the Sweepstakes through the Workspace Central application on the Facebook Platform.
You can find the application on the “Sweepstakes” tab on the Workspace Central Page on Facebook
http://a.pgtb.me/HKW1SB. To enter, you must complete and submit the entry form as instructed to be
eligible. As part of the Sweepstakes entry process, entrants will be required to indicate that they have
read, accept, and agree to be bound by these Official Rules including that they are at least twenty-one
(21) years of age. Entrants will be required to complete the entry form with their full name and email
address. By registering at entry site and entering the Sweepstakes, you further agree to abide by and be
per person, per day. Any individual who attempts to enter, or in the sole discretion of Sponsor is
suspected of submitting entries in excess of the disclosed maximum, by any means, including but not
limited to establishing multiple email accounts, will be disqualified from participation in this Sweepstakes.
In the event of a dispute over the identity of any potential winner, the entry will be declared made by the
authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry, and potential winner may
be required to provide identification sufficient to show that he/she is the authorized account holder of
such email address. The authorized account holder is deemed as the natural person assigned to an
email address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other organization responsible for
assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. It is the sole
responsibility of the entrant to notify the Sponsor in writing if the entrant changes his or her email address
during the Sweepstakes Period. Proof of accessing the Workspace Central Facebook page does not
constitute proof of actual receipt by Sponsor of an entry in this Sweepstakes. Entries generated by script,
macro, robotic or by any other automatic or mechanical means are void. All entries become the property
of Sponsor and will not be returned to entrant. This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook.
At the time of entry, Entrants will have the opportunity to opt-in to receive further communications from
the Sponsor. Entrants are not required to opt-in and opting in will not increase your chances of winning.
If an Entrant chooses to opt-in, the Entrant thereby grants the Sponsor permission to send him/her future
communications regarding services, incentives, offers, promotions, or other messaging related to the
Sponsor’s services and products. To opt-out go to: http://www.accobrands.com/acco/us/us/s/3335/email-
preference.aspx to remove yourself from the Sponsor’s email list. Any information collected from the
Sweepstakes shall be used only in a manner consistent with the consent given by the Entrants at the
3) PRIZE DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION:
One (1) Grand Prize Winner and Five (5) First Prize Winners (the “Winners”), will be selected in random drawings on or about August 10, 2015 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes period. The drawing will be conducted under the supervision of Marden-Kane, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential Winner is subject to eligibility verification and compliance with these Official Rules. Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential Prize Winners via email within three (3) days of the prize drawing using the email address provided at time of entry. The potential Prize Winner will be required to provide mailing address information (e.g. full name, street address, city, state, and ZIP) along with age verification within five (5) days of notification in order to receive prize delivery. The Winner will also be required to execute the “Release Forms” as defined in Section 6 below. Odds of winning the prizes are subject to the total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.
• One (1) Grand Prize Package that includes One (1) BACKGROADS Gift Card in the amount of $2500; Retail Value (“RV”) of Grand Prize is $2500.
Terms and conditions of the BACKROADS Gift Card will apply.
• Five (5) First Prizes. One (1) Omaha Steaks® Gift Card in the amount of $500. RV of first prize is $500 each. Total RV of all prizes is $5,000.
Terms and conditions of the Omaha Steaks® Gift Card will apply.
Prizes are non-transferable, non-assignable, and not redeemable for cash, in whole or in part. Prizes will
be awarded “as is” without any warranties, guarantees or representation of any kind, expressed or
implied (including without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular
By accepting a Prize, Winners acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules. All federal, state, or other tax liabilities arising from this Sweepstakes are the sole responsibility of the prize Winners. Please allow up to 8 weeks for delivery of prize.
5). AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY/LIABILITY AND PUBLICITY RELEASE:
Grand Prize Winner must
complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability and where lawful, a Publicity
Release along with an IRS Form W9 (collectively, the “Release Forms”) within five (5) days of notification of winning the Prize. The Grand Prize Winner is required to furnish his or her social security number that will be used only for the purpose of reporting the Winner’s prize earnings to the Internal Revenue
Service, as required by law. Failure to return Release Forms timely, or if Prize notification is returned as non-deliverable, or if Winner is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, may result in disqualification with an alternate Prize Winner selected in accordance with these Official Rules. Upon disqualification no prize or compensation will be awarded.
By accepting the Prize, the Winner grants to Sweepstakes Entities the right to use Winner’s name, likeness, image, voice, hometown, and biographical information in advertising, trade and promotion, including on the Internet or via wireless application protocol, without further notice, compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law.
By accepting a Prize, the Winners acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules. All federal, state, or other tax liabilities arising from this Sweepstakes are the sole responsibility of the Winners.
This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws/regulations. By entering
this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor
and/or the judges that shall be final and binding in all respects. These Official Rules are accessible from
Rules-drft-03-16-15.pdf throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Failure to comply with these Official Rules
may result in disqualification. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual
suspected of tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; or to be acting in any
manner deemed by Sponsor to be in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in any manner deemed
by Sponsor to be unsportsmanlike or disruptive, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any
other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A USER OR ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO
DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE
SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN
ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND COSTS
(INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE
FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. SPONSOR’S FAILURE TO ENFORCE ANY TERM OF
THESE OFFICIAL RULES SHALL NOT CONSTITUTE A WAIVER OF THAT OR ANY OTHER
7) LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:
Sweepstakes Entities, assume no responsibility or liability for (a) any
incorrect or inaccurate entry information, or for any faulty, failed, garbled or jumbled electronic data
transmissions; (b) any unauthorized access to, or theft, destruction or alteration of entries at any point in
the operation of this Sweepstakes; (c) any technical malfunction, failure, error, omission, interruption,
deletion, defect, delay in operation or communications line failure, regardless of cause, with regard to any
equipment, systems, networks, lines, satellites, servers, computers or providers utilized in any aspect of
the operation of the Sweepstakes; (d) inaccessibility or unavailability of the Internet or any combination
thereof, or; (e) any injury or damage to participant’s or to any other person’s electronic device which may
be related to or resulting from any attempt to participate in the Sweepstakes or download any materials in
the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned for reasons
which may include without limitation, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized
intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which may corrupt or affect the administration,
security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right at its
sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, and award
the prize in a random drawing from among all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination
8) ENTRANT RELEASES:
All entrants, as a condition of entry into the Sweepstakes, agree to release
Sweepstakes Entities, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, divisions, distributors,
suppliers, printers, application developers, distributors and websites, advertising, promotional or judging
agencies, from and against any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries,
damages, or losses to persons or property which may be sustained in connection with accessing the
Sweepstakes page; submitting an entry or otherwise participating in any aspect of the Sweepstakes; the
receipt, ownership or use of any prize awarded; preparing for, participating in or traveling to and/or from
any prize-related activity, or any human, typographical or other inadvertent error in these Official Rules or
the announcement of offering of any prize. The winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize
after it has been delivered. Sponsor makes no representations or warranties of any kind concerning the
appearance, safety, or performance of any prize. Except for residents of Tennessee and where
prohibited by law, winners grant to Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast and use worldwide in any media now known or hereinafter known and without limitation the winner’s name, address, voice,
statement, picture or other likeness, without additional compensation, for public relations, advertising and promotional purposes as may be determined by Sponsor. In the event there is a discrepancy or
inconsistency between statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, and terms and
conditions stated in the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control and the
discrepancy will be resolved in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion.
9) WINNERS’ LIST:
The names of the winners will be available upon request by sending an email
firstname.lastname@example.org. The Winners’ List will be available within 1 week of the sweepstakes drawing
estimated to be on or around August 17, 2015.
Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of
or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class
action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for Illinois or the appropriate Illinois State
Court; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs
incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and
(iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all
rights to claim punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages and any other damages, other than for
actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these
Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the
Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois.