Direct Tools Factory Outlet – Spring Cleaning – Win one (1) BH70970 HOOVER ROGUE 970 Robot Vacuum (MSRP $499.99).

Spring Cleaning Sweepstakes
Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes may only be entered in or from the 50 United States and the District of
Columbia and entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry.
This Contest is governed exclusively by the laws of the United States. You are not
authorized to participate in the Sweepstake if you are not located within the 50 United
States or the District of Columbia.
1. Eligibility. Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and
the District of Columbia, who are at least eighteen (18) years of age and the age of majority in
their state of residence. Void outside of the 50 United States, the District of Columbia, and
where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Techtronic
Industries Factory Outlets, Inc. d/b/a Direct Tools Factory Outlet (“Sponsor”), and its parent
company, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or
distributors of promotion materials, and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings,
spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such employees, officers
and directors are not eligible to enter. You are not authorized to participate in the Contest if you
are not located within the 50 United States or the District of Columbia. All federal, state and
local laws and regulations apply.
2. Start/End Dates. Sweepstakes entry period starts at 12:00:01 a.m. ET, April 15, 2020,
and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on April 30, 2020 (“Entry Period”).
How to Enter. During the Sweepstakes Period, you must (i) go to Sponsor’s page, located at
https://www.directtoolsoutlet.com/ (“Sponsor’s Page”), click the “Sweepstakes” tab, and complete
all fields on the entry form located at https://woobox.com/2s67qx; (ii) have a valid Facebook
account and become a follower of Sponsor https://www.facebook.com/directtoolsfactoryoutlets;
and (iii) have a valid Instagram account and become a follower of Sponsor @directtools. You
must make sure the “Private Account” option in the account settings on your Facebook and
Instagram account are set to “OFF”. You must have a Facebook account and Instagram
account/app to enter. If you do not have the Instagram app, you may download it through the
application store on your device. The Facebook account and Instagram account/app are free and
can be created by visiting www.facebook.com and www.instagram.com.
All entries shall be collectively referred to herein as the “Submissions” or each as a
“Submission.” Submissions must comply with the Guidelines and Content Restrictions defined
below.
By entering, each entrant warrants and represents the following with respect to entrant’s
Submission: (a) entrant is the sole and exclusive owner of the Submission; and (b) the
Submission will not infringe on any rights of any third parties.
Providing a Submission constitutes entrant’s consent to give Sponsor a royalty-free, irrevocable,
perpetual, non-exclusive license to use, reproduce, modify, publish, create derivative works
from, and display such Submissions in whole or in part, on a worldwide basis, in perpetuity, and
to incorporate it into other works, in any form, media or technology now known or later
developed, for any purpose whatsoever, including for promotional or marketing purposes.
All terms and conditions of Facebook.com and Instagram.com apply. Multiple entrants are not
permitted to share the same Facebook or Instagram account. Use of any automated system to
participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to any
Facebook or Instagram account, the authorized account holder of the email address used to
register on the platform or for the account will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized
account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider,
online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the
domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential winner may be required to show
proof of being the authorized account holder.
All entries become the sole and exclusive property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries will not
be acknowledged or returned. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen,
incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled
entries, which will be disqualified, or for problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or
electronic. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. By
entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and
the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the
Sweepstakes.
3. Random Drawing/Odds. One (1) winner will be randomly selected by Sponsor within
ten (10) business days following the end of the Entry Period from all eligible entries received.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received for the drawing. By entering
the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these rules and the
decisions of the Sponsor, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the
Sweepstakes.
4. Prize(s). The winner will receive one (1) BH70970 HOOVER ROGUE 970 Robot
Vacuum (MSRP $499.99). No substitutions or cash redemptions. In the case of unavailability
of a prize, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Approximate
retail value (“ARV”) of prize: USD $499.99. All taxes and unspecified expenses are the
responsibility of winner(s). Delivery of prizes requires a street address (no P.O. Boxes). Prize
includes shipping and handling.
5. Notification. Each potential winner will be notified at the email address or social media
account submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes during or near the week following the
selection of a winner. The potential winners may be required to provide full name and street
address, as well as sign and return, where legal, an affidavit of eligibility, a release and a
Publicity Release, and/or rights transfer document within the timeframe set forth in the winner
notification. If any potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days of first notification
attempt, if any potential winner rejects his/her prize, or in the event of noncompliance with these
Sweepstakes rules and requirements, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be
selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be
given. Limit one prize per person or household. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate,
modify or suspend the Sweepstakes at any time in its sole discretion.
6. Conditions. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner(s).
Participation in Sweepstakes and acceptance of prize constitutes each winner’s permission for
Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait,
voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by each winner regarding the
Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional
compensation, except where prohibited by law. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be
bound by these Sweepstakes rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final as to all
Sweepstakes related matters. In addition, by participating in this Sweepstakes and accepting any
prize that may be won, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, Facebook,
Instagram, their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated and successor companies, partners,
representatives, assigns, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and the officers,
directors, agents, representatives and employees of each (collectively, the “Released Parties”)
from any and all actions, claims, liability, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly
or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance or use of the prize,
including without limitation claims for property damage, personal injury and/or death, and for
any claims based on publicity rights, trademark infringement or any other intellectual property
related cause of action. Entrants also authorize the Released Parties to use their name, voice,
likeness, image, biographical data, any statements made by entrant regarding the Sweepstakes
and city and state of residence in programming or promotional material or on a winners list (if
applicable) without further notice or compensation unless prohibited by law. Entrants who do not
comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall
be disqualified. There is no purchase or sales presentation required to participate. A purchase
does not increase odds of winning.
7. Additional Terms. All terms and conditions of Facebook and Instagram apply. Multiple
entrants are not permitted to share the same Facebook or Instagram account. Any attempt by any
entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different Facebook or
Instagram 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 system to participate
is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for failed, partial or
garbled electronic transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to
electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software. If for any reason the
Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs,
tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes that corrupt or
affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes,
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with
the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not
responsible if the Sweepstakes cannot take place or any prize cannot be awarded due to
interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism.
Sponsor shall not be liable for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in
operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized
access to, or alteration of, entries; or any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone
network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software,
failure of any e-mail or electronic entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic
congestion on the Internet or at any website. In case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant,
entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address associated
with the entrant’s entry submission. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural
person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider,
or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email
addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Sponsor may prohibit an
entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it
determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the
Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use
of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other
entrants or Sponsor representatives.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY
WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES
MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN
ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES
FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. Limitation of Liability; Disclaimer of Warranties. TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW, IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE
RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND,
INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE
DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES, OR DOWNLOADING FROM
AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED
WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, AND TO THE
MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES
ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR
IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF
MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-
INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR
EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY
RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSIONS.
9. Disputes; Governing Law. The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or
proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules, including, without limitation, the
Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or
the Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial
arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be
arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim
or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of South
Carolina.
THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE INTERPRETATION OF ITS TERMS SHALL BE
GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE
STATE OF SOUTH CAROLINA WITHOUT REGARD TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAWS
RULES. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules
and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection
with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to
the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in the State of South
Carolina. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.
10. Use of Data. Sponsor will be collecting personal data about entrants online, in
accordance with its privacy policy. Please review Sponsor’s privacy policy at
https://www.directtoolsoutlet.com/privacypolicy. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants
hereby agree to Sponsor’s collection and usage of their personal information and acknowledge
that they have read and accepted Sponsor’s privacy policy.
12. Name of Winner/List of Winners. To obtain name of winner, send a self-addressed,
stamped envelope within three months after the end of the Entry Period, to: Winner’s List, c/o,
2020 Spring Cleaning Sweepstakes, Winners’ List, Direct Tools Factory Outlet, 100 Innovation
Way, Anderson, SC 29621.
11. Sponsor: Techtronic Industries Factory Outlets, Inc. d/b/a Direct Tools Factory Outlet,
100 Innovation Way, Anderson, SC 29621.
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