Valvoline – Team Valvoline Diy Dads Giveaway – Win a $300 gift card
TEAM VALVOLINE DIY DADS GIVEAWAY
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY
1. PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF RULES. Participation in this Sweepstakes
constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules. Sweepstakes is
sponsored by Valvoline, LLC, Lexington, KY 40509 (“Sponsor”). Sponsor reserves the right to
cancel the Sweepstakes at any time and substitute another promotion in its place. Sponsor is not
responsible for printing errors in these Official Rules.
2. NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR TO WIN A PRIZE. Entrants do not have to
purchase any products to win. A purchase or payment of any kind does not improve your chance
of winning. Void where prohibited, taxed or otherwise restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is
subject to all federal, state and local laws.
3. Sponsor: Valvoline, LLC., 100 Valvoline Way, Lexington, KY 40509.
4. Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open to all legal residents of the United States and District of
Columbia and are 18 years of age or older. Employees, officers and directors (their family
members, and members of their household) of Sponsor and each of their respective parents,
subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively,
“Sweepstakes Entities”), and the immediate family members (spouse, mother, father, in-laws,
grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren) and/or those living in the
same household of any Sweepstakes Entity are not eligible.
5. How to Enter: Sweepstakes begins on June 13, 2018 at 10:00AM ET (Eastern Time) and ends
on July 11, 2018 at 11:59PM ET (Promotional Period). All entries become the property of Sponsor
and will not be acknowledged or returned. Incomplete entries are void.
To enter during the Promotion Period visit Facebook.com/Valvoline.
Point of Entry Option 1: Emails & Social Media Posts
Throughout the Promotion Period, Sponsor and/or its marketing partners will distribute emails
promoting the Sweepstakes, and Sponsor will make posts to its page/account on Facebook
(https://www.facebook.com/valvoline), Twitter (https://twitter.com/Valvoline) and Instagram
(https://www.instagram.com/valvoline) (collectively, “Marketing Communications”).
To enter during the Promotion Period in response to any of these Marketing Communications:
1. Click on the Sweepstakes link in any such Marketing Communication;
2. You will be taken to a Sweepstakes entry page and promoted to register; and
3. Fill out required fields and click the “Submit” button. Upon completing your submission,
entrants will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
There is an aggregate limit of one (1) entry per person/household via the Marketing
Determination of compliance with Submission Guidelines and these Official Rules is in the sole
discretion of the Sponsor.
The Submission must be in English; common foreign words/phrases are acceptable.
Text entries are limited to 628 characters or less. Characters include spaces, punctuation,
numbers and letters.
Image must be JPG or PNG file under 5 MB. Square images are preferred. Image must be in
color. Image must have been taken within two (2) months of date of entry.
Submission must not contain, incorporate or reference anything that is owned by any third
party or entity or would require the consent of any third party or entity in any jurisdiction.
The Image should not prominently display any unacceptable or offensive clothing or
adornments, or identifiable commercial/corporate advertising or logo other than Sponsor’s
logo (including but not limited to corporate logos, brand names and slogans).
The Submission must not contain defamatory statements (including words or symbols that
are widely considered offensive to individuals of a certain race, ethnicity, religion, sexual
orientation, or socioeconomic group).
The Submission must not include threats to any person, place, business, or group; it must not
invade privacy or other rights of any person, firm, or entity, and it must not in any way violate
applicable federal, state, or local laws and regulations.
Submission must not include or show any dangerous behavior or activity or contain content
that promotes dangerous activities that may result in injury to oneself or others. Racing
footage will not be considered “dangerous behavior or activity” for purposes of your
Submission must not contain indecent behavior, profanities or obscenities, including but not
limited to nudity, or pornography, and must not in any way disparage persons or organizations
associated with Sponsor.
Submission may include Valvoline brand names and/or trademarks; the use of Valvoline
brand names and/or trademarks is permitted only for entering in this Contest. NOTE: USE
OF VALVOLINE BRAND NAMES AND/OR TRADEMARKS IS NOT REQUIRED AND WILL
NOT INCREASE YOUR ODDS OF WINNING.
Submission must not refer, depict or in any way reflect negatively upon any person or entity
and must be suitable for presentation in a public forum.
Entrant must receive prior written permission from the photographer of the photo if the photo
Submission was taken by someone other than the Entrant. Entrant must make written copies
of such permission available to the Sponsor upon request.
By entering, 1) Entrant certifies that the Submission is his or her own original work and he or
she holds all rights to the Submission, and that he or she has followed and complied with the
Official Rules of the Contest and 2) Entrant hereby grants Sponsor the right to post
Submission on www.Facebook.com/TeamValvoline and www.TeamValvoline.com for the
duration of the online voting period. Finalists also grant Sponsor the right to post Submission
During the promotion period, anyone can vote for their favorite DIY Dads entry once per 24 hour
period, per email address via the Marketing Communications.
Sponsor is not responsible for any technological problems that interfere with your attempt to enter
or lost, late, mutilated, misdirected entries or entries not received for any reason whatsoever. All
Internet access and usage charges are the responsibility of the entrant. If for any reason the
Internet portion of the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by
computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other
causes which corrupt or affect the administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the
Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion, to terminate, modify or suspend
the Sweepstakes. All entries received on-line before the on-line portion becomes inoperable, will
be included in the random drawing. Sponsor assumes no responsibility 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. Sponsor is not responsible for
any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer on-line
systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be
received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at
any website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other
person’s computer, related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this
Sweepstakes. Entries generated by robots or scripts are considered to be a direct violation of
sweepstakes policy and will result in immediate disqualification of any and all associated entries.
In the event of a dispute, eligible electronic entries will be considered made by authorized
account owner of the email address submitted at the time of entry. Except as otherwise
contemplated in these Official Rules, and to the extent entrants may otherwise elect at the time of
entry, personally identifiable information collected in connection with this sweepstakes will be
6. Grand Prize: One (1) grand prize winner will be selected to receive a $3,000 gift card for a
garage upgrade. Grand prize winner will be determined by user votes; the entrant who receives
the most user votes on his or her submission will be named the grand prize winner. If more than
one entrant receives the same number of maximum votes, winner will be decided by random
Five (5) winners will be randomly selected to receive a $300 gift card.
The ARV of all prizes is $4,500.
For All Prizes: Prizes are non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided
herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Restrictions: airports, accommodations and other prize
details are determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All expenses not specifically included in
the descriptions above (including meals, ground transportation, taxes, fees, gratuities and
insurance) are the responsibility of Grand Prize winner. Winner and his or her guest must travel
on the itinerary determined by Sponsor. Actual value of the Grand Prize may vary depending on
travel and other arrangements. Any difference between the Grand Prize’s approximate retail
value and actual value will not be awarded. If winner lives within 150 miles of the race destination,
ground transportation may be awarded in lieu of air transportation in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Sponsor is not responsible for postponement, cancellation, delay, diversion, substitution or other
act or omission of transportation or accommodation providers. If all or any part of Grand Prize is
canceled or postponed for any reason, the remainder of Grand Prize will be awarded and
Sponsor will have no further obligation to winner.) If the designated prize should become
unavailable for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize for one of equal or
greater. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.
Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit: one (1) prize per
person. Any difference between the actual price and the approximate retail value of the Grand
Prize will not be awarded to winner. All federal, state and local taxes, are the responsibility of the
winner. Prize cannot be assigned, transferred, exchanged or redeemed for cash.
7. Winner: (1) Grand Prize Winner will be named on or selected based on total number of votes on
or about July 18, 2018 from all eligible entries received by Sponsor based on user voting. (5)
winners will be selected on or about July 18, 2018 from all eligible entries received by Sponsor.
Sponsor will attempt to notify potential prize winner(s) by phone, e-mail or other delivery method.
If the potential winner(s) fails to respond within three (3) days of the notification, or declines to
accept the prize or a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner(s) will be
disqualified and the Sponsor will select an alternate winner(s). Grand Prize winner shall be
required to complete, have notarized and return a Release and Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability and,
where imposing such condition is legal, a Publicity Release within five (5) business days of
written prize notification acceptance by winner. Failure to comply may result in forfeiture of prize
and an alternate winner will be selected. Up to two (2) alternate winners will be chosen, after
which the prize will remain un-awarded.
8. Odds: The odds of winning will be determined by the number of eligible entries received. To
obtain a winner’s list (available after July 18, 2018), send a self-addressed, stamped business
size (#10) envelope to: Team Valvoline DIY Dads Giveaway, Big Communications, 2121 2nd
Avenue North, Birmingham, AL 35203. All requests for a Winner’s List must be received by
August 11, 2018.
9. Release: By participating, entrants release Sponsor, all other Sweepstakes Entities and the
Social Networks (defined below), and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated
businesses, advertising and promotion agencies and the officers, directors, employees and
agents of each (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all liability, damages or causes
of action (however named or described) for injuries, damages or losses to persons and property
which may be sustained in connection with this Sweepstakes or receipt, enjoyment, ownership or
use of the Grand Prize. Each entrant (and any minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian) agrees
that none of the Released Parties: (A) shall be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released
from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation,
death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the
Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt,
possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (B) have made any warranty, representation or
guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without
limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
10. Publicity/Marketing: Submission of an entry constitutes winners’ and each other entrant’s
permission to the Sponsor to use entrants’ name, identity, title, likeness, distinctive appearance,
physical likeness, image, portrait, picture, photograph (whether still or moving), screen persona,
voice, vocal style, statements, gesture, mannerism, personality, performance characteristic,
biographical data, signature, and any other indicia or imitation of identity or likeness for purposes
of advertising and trade, in any medium, without further notice, approval, or compensation, unless
prohibited by law. Submission of contact information in connection with this Sweepstakes
(whether or not required), including, without limitation, mailing address, phone number, and/or
email address during entry constitutes permission for Sponsor to use entrant’s personal
information for purposes of administration of the Contest. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants
acknowledge that the Sponsor may contact them by mail, email and/or phone and consent to
such contact. Phone communications will not include text messages, auto-dialing, or pre-
recorded messages. If you would prefer that the Sponsor not use your information to send you
(located at https://team.valvoline.com/privacy) or as provided within any such marketing materials
(e.g., using the “Unsubscribe” feature provided in the footer of Sponsor’s e-mails).
Each entrant understands that he/she is providing his/her information to Sponsor. All such
11. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the
Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor impairs
the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole
discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prizes at random from among
the eligible entries or plays received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right,
in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or
the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any
other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to
deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal
and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages
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 provision.
12. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or
inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or
programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (2) technical failures of any kind,
including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network
hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the
Promotion; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the
processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly
or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or
misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant’s entry or play is confirmed to have been
erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another
Sweepstakes entry, if possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the
event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated
number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves
the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-
awarded, eligible prize claims.
13. Disputes: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and
causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be
resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the applicable
state or federal court in Lexington, Kentucky; (2) 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 (3) under no circumstances will entrant be
permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive,
incidental and 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
Commonwealth of Kentucky without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules
(whether of the Commonwealth of Kentucky or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the
application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Commonwealth of Kentucky.
14. No Affiliation with Social Networks: This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or
administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter (collectively, “Social
Networks”). Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes should be
directed to Sponsor.
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