Carpartscom – Right Parts Write Now Sweepstakes
1. ELIGIBILITY: The CarParts.com Right Parts, Write Now Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is offered only to legal residents in the 50 United States (including the District of Columbia) who are 18 years of age or older at the time of Entry (each an “Eligible Entrant”). CarParts.com, and any of its affiliates, directors, subsidiaries, employees and advertising and promotion agencies/consultants (collectively “Released Parties”) and their immediate family members are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
2. SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by CarParts.com, 761 Progress Parkway, La Salle, IL61301 United States (“Sponsor”).
3. AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: Participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes Entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a Prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
4. ENTRY PERIOD AND SUBPERIODS: The Sweepstakes begins July 01, 2021 at 12:01 am Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends September 30, 2021 at 11:59 pm PT (the “Entry Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after the Entry Period will be disqualified. Sponsor’s computer will be the official timekeeping device for the Sweepstakes. There will be three (3) separate subperiods (“Subperiod”). Each Subperiod will close at 11:59 pm PT on the dates indicated below and your Entry count resets to zero (0). The individual Subperiods are as follows:
Subperiod #1: July 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT – July 31, 2021 11:59 pm PT
Subperiod #2: August 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT – August 31, 2021, 12:59 pm PT
Subperiod #3: September 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT – September 30, 2021, 11:59 pm PT
You must submit a new Entry during a Subperiod to become an Eligible Entrant for that Subperiod’s Prize. Each Entry is only eligible for that Subperiod and expires when that Subperiod closes. For example, if you submit an Entry during Subperiod #1 (July 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT to July 31, 2021, 11:59 pm PT), you will be eligible to win only the Subperiod #1 Prize and you will not be eligible to win the Subperiod #2 – (August 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT to August 31, 2021, 11:59 pm PT) Subperiod #3 (September 01, 2021, 12:01 am PT to September 30, 2021, 11:59 pm PT)Prizes, unless you submit a separate Entry in each of those Subperiods.
5. HOW TO ENTER SWEEPSTAKES:
a. To enter the Sweepstakes:
i. Head to CarParts.com and go to your product’s page.
ii. Scroll down to the “Customer Reviews” section and click on the “WRITE A REVIEW” button.
iii. Write your product review and leave your personal information, including your name, location, and email address. You must also disclose that you are submitting your review as an entry into the Sweepstakes. One valid review is equivalent to one Entry (“Entry”), at which point you will become an “Entrant” for that Subperiod.
b. All entries must be received by 11:59 pm PT on each of the following Subperiod closing dates: July 31, August 31, September 30. All required Entry information must be completed in full to be considered. Proof of delivery or receipt of any kind of Entry will not be deemed by Sponsor as proof of Entry. Any attempted form of Entry other than as described herein is void. The use of automated devices to enter (or any other devices intended to automate or subvert any aspect of participation) or entering from multiple accounts is prohibited. Entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply. Entries become the sole property of Sponsor and none will be returned.
6. PRIZES, AND ODDS OF WINNING: The following prizes (each a “Prize”) will be awarded.
Subperiod #1 Drawing: One (1) winner will win one (1) $1000 CarParts.com Shopping Spree.
Subperiod #2 Drawing: One (1) winner will win one (1) $1000 CarParts.com Shopping Spree.
Subperiod #3 Drawing: One (1) winner will win one (1) $1000 CarParts.com Shopping Spree.
The odds of winning a Prize depend upon the total number of eligible Entries received for each of the drawings.
7. RANDOM DRAWINGS:
a. We will select all potential winners via three (3) random drawings from all eligible Entries received for each of the three (3) Subperiods (each, a “Potential Winner”) in accordance with the below drawing schedule. Our decisions are final and binding.
i. Subperiod #1 Drawing Date: on or about August 04, 2021.
ii. Subperiod #2 Drawing Date: on or about September 04, 2021.
iii. Subperiod #3 Drawing Date: on or about October 04, 2021.
b. If your Entry is drawn, you will be deemed a Potential Winner of the above-listed Prize, pending confirmation and/or verification of your eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Limit one Prize per Entrant per Subperiod regardless of the number of entries submitted. If multiple Entries from one Entrant are selected in the random drawing, all but the first of such Entries will be ineligible and alternate Potential Winners will be selected at random.
c. AWARD OF PRIZES: All Prizes will be sent to the Potential Winners via email, within 8-12 weeks from the close of the Entry Period. If you are selected as a Potential Winner of the Sweepstakes, you will be notified via email within ten (10) business days of the close of the Entry Period (“Prize Notification”). To claim your Prize, you must reply to Sponsor within the time period indicated in your notification or Sponsor may select an alternate winner, selected by a random drawing from among remaining eligible Entries. Before awarding a Prize, Sponsor may require you to furnish proof of identification and other proof of eligibility under these Official Rules and to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Publicity Release (except where prohibited by applicable law), and a tax acknowledgment form (and any other forms/documents as required at discretion of Sponsor). You must execute and return all documents within five (5) business days from the date it is sent to you or your Prize may (in Sponsor’s sole discretion) be forfeited. If you are found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, decline to accept the Prize, Sponsor is unable to contact you, or in the event that the Prize or Prize Notification is returned undeliverable, you will forfeit the Prize, and Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, select an alternate winner. In the event of a dispute, entries made by Internet will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of Entry. The “authorized account holder” is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A Potential Winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the Potential Winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with a winning Entry. The right to receive a Prize is non-assignable and non-transferable. No Prize substitution, exchange or cash equivalent will be allowed, except by Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute Prize of equal or greater value in case of unavailability of Prize or force majeure. Each Potential Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and fees associated with the receipt of a Prize.
e. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Sponsor and the Released Parties are not responsible for illegible, lost, late, incomplete, misdirected, or undeliverable email; or for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections, or availability, or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/web site/use net accessibility, availability, or traffic congestion, or any technical, typographical, or other error, or unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of registration information, or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. Sponsor and the Released Parties assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, or technical error. If, for any reason, an Entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed, corrupted or for any other reason not accepted as an Entry into a particular Sweepstakes, your sole remedy is to receive another Entry into a different Sweepstakes. If, for technical reasons, any particular Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and to credit participants of any cancelled Sweepstakes with one (1) Entry in that Sweepstakes. All Prizes are provided by Sponsor. You acknowledge that except for delivering the Prize to the applicable Potential Winner as required by these Official Rules, Sponsor has no obligation whatsoever with respect to such Prize, including, without limitation, any responsibility for any product warranties, whether express or implied by law. Sponsor will have no obligation, responsibility, or liability whatsoever with respect to any Prize except to deliver such Prize as required by these Official Rules. Each Entrant and Potential Winner acknowledges that Sponsor is not responsible for addressing and has no liability for any claims of such Entrant, any Potential Winner, or any third party relating to the use or your possession of any Prize, including, but not limited to: (i) product liability claims; (ii) any claim that Prize fails to conform to any applicable legal or regulatory requirement; and (iii) claims arising under consumer protection or similar legislation.
f. BINDING NATURE, WAIVER, INDEMNIFICATION: By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree: (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all applicable laws and decisions of Sponsor, which shall be binding and final; (b) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (c) to waive all of your rights to bring any claim, action, or proceeding against any of Sponsor or the Released Parties in connection with CarParts.com’s site or the Sweepstakes; and (d) to forever and irrevocably agree to release, defend, indemnify, and hold harmless each of Sponsor and the Released Parties from any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, proceedings, demands, fines, penalties, liability costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneys’ fees) that may arise in connection with: (i) CarParts.com’s site or the Sweepstakes, including but not limited to your participation or inability to participate in any Sweepstakes, (ii) typographical or printing errors in these Official Rules or the Sweepstakes materials, (iii) any change in any Prize (or any components thereof) due to unavailability, or due to reasons beyond Sponsor’s control, (iv) any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation, or modification of any Sweepstakes, (v) human error, (vi) incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission of any Entry, (vii) any technical malfunctions or unavailability of CarParts.com’s site, or any telephone network, computer system, computer online system, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider, or mail service utilized by Sponsor, any of the Released Parties or by you, (viii) interruption or inability to access CarParts.com’s site or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems, (ix) any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects, and/or any other errors or malfunctions, (x) any late, lost, stolen, mutilated, misdirected, illegible, delayed, garbled, corrupted, destroyed, incomplete, undeliverable or damaged Entries, (xi) any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of the Released Parties, (xii) lost, late, stolen, misdirected, damaged or destroyed Prizes (or any element thereof), or (xiii) the negligence or willful misconduct by you. SPONSOR AND RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY INJURY OR DAMAGE, WHETHER TO YOU OR TO ANY OTHER PERSON OR TO ANY PROPERTY, RELATED TO OR RESULTING FROM YOUR PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES AND/OR ACCEPTANCE AND/OR USE OF ANY PRIZE. BY PARTICIPATING IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES, YOU EXPRESSLY ASSUME ALL LIABILITY AND RESPONSIBILITY FOR YOUR PARTICIPATION AND AGREE THAT PARTICIPATION IS SOLELY AT YOUR OWN RISK.
g. PUBLICITY RIGHTS: By accepting a Prize, you agree to allow Sponsor and/or Sponsor’s designee the perpetual right to use your name, biographical information, photos and/or likeness, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered including live television, world wide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.
h. GENERAL: These Official Rules are subject to and incorporated by reference within Sponsor’s Terms of Service. If there is any conflict between the Terms of Service and these Official Rules, the Official Rules take precedence but only in relation to the Sweepstakes. In the event of any conflict with any details contained in these Official Rules and details contained on the Sweepstakes Page, the details set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail. Sponsor reserves the right, to disqualify any individual found, in its sole opinion, to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes Page or any Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules. CAUTION AND WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SWEEPSTAKES PAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF ANY SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
i. PRODUCT REVIEW GUIDELINES: All product reviews are subject to the CarParts.com Terms of Service and these Official Rules. Every Entrant and Entry must agree, warrant, and follow the following review guidelines (“Review Guidelines”):
1. All product reviews must be in English.
2. Any and all rights that you may have (including, but not limited to, all copyright, patent, trademark, trade secret or other proprietary rights or rights of publicity or privacy (“Intellectual Property Rights”) in every product review submitted by you have been voluntarily waived by you.
3. Entrant is the sole author and owner of the Intellectual Property Rights in every product review submitted thereto.
4. You shall not submit any product review content that infringes any third party’s Intellectual Property Rights.
5. All content that you post is accurate.
7. Sponsor’s use of the product review content you supply will not cause injury to any person or entity.
8. You shall not submit any product review content that is known by you to be false, inaccurate or misleading.
9. You shall not submit any product review content that violates any law, statute, ordinance or regulation (including, but not limited to, those governing export control, consumer protection, unfair competition, anti-discrimination or false advertising).
10. You shall not submit any product review content that is, or may reasonably be considered to be obscene, lewd, contains offensive language, defamatory, libelous, hateful, racially biased or offensive, unlawfully threatening or unlawfully harassing to any individual, partnership or corporation.
11. You shall not submit any product review content for which you were compensated or granted any consideration by any third party.
12. You shall not submit any product review content that includes any information that references other websites, addresses, email addresses, contact information or phone numbers.
13. You shall not submit any product review content that contains any computer viruses, worms or other potentially damaging computer programs or files.
14. You understand and agree and hereby grant Sponsor the right to post reviews, in whole or in part, on CarParts.com or otherwise use them for marketing purposes.
15. You understand and agree that Sponsor will not submit any advertisements or other materials containing your product review content to you for approval or any other purpose prior to use.
16. You agree that by submitting a review, you represent that providing such review and granting the rights granted to Sponsor herein do not conflict with any commitment you have with a third party.
17. Entrant agrees that Sponsor is not responsible for any unauthorized use of product reviews by third parties.
18. Entrant agrees that their Entry and submitted product review content is not an incentivized submission, and each Entrant waives their right to make such a claim.
Sponsor does not guarantee the posting of any review and reserves the right to reject any entry and/or review, in its sole and absolute discretion. Any rejected reviews will not be considered a valid Entry.
8. TO ENTER WITHOUT PROVIDING A PRODUCT REVIEW: Go to https://www.carparts.com/customerservice/email and complete the online form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Please include your name and email address in their respective fields, select “Customer Service” in the “Department” drop-down menu, and input “Right-Parts-Write-Now-Sweepstakes” in the “Order and Part Number” field. In the “Message” field, please include your location and a note that you are entering the Right Parts, Write Now Sweepstakes.
9. WINNERS’ LIST. These Official Rules will be posted on https://www.carparts.com/blog/right-parts-write-now and will be available for at least thirty (30) days after the final Drawing Date. The list of Prize winners will be posted on https://www.carparts.com/blog/right-parts-write-now.