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Official Rules – Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

  1. Sponsor.

The official Sponsors of the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 are Blo Blow Dry Bar, Inc., a Delaware corporation with a principal place of business at 1881 Yonge St., Suite 710, Toronto, ON, M4S 3C4 and Blo Blow Dry Bar, Inc., an Ontario corporation with a principal place of business at 1881 Yonge St., Suite 710, Toronto, ON, M4S 3C4 (collectively, “Blo” or “Sponsors”). The name of the sweepstakes is the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 (“Sweepstakes”).

  1. Period.

The Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 sweepstakes begins on Thursday, December 1st, 2016 at 12:01 AM and ends on Tuesday, December 20th, 2016 at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time.

Entrants may enter on Instagram or Facebook by posting a boomerang or a video including more than one person doing a hair flip and tagging the Blo social media account – bloheartsusa on Facebook or bloheartsyou on Instagram.

Entrants may also mail in a postcard with the entrant’s name, address, phone number, and e-mail address handwritten on the card to Verna Law, P.C. – Blo “Office Christmas Party “2016 at 80 Theodore Fremd Ave., Rye, NY 10580. One mailed entry per day per address is allowed. Any entry received after December 20, 2016 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time will not be entered. No copies, facsimiles or reproductions or preprinted return address labels will be accepted.

  1. Process.

On December20, 2016, a winner will be chosen at random from all valid and eligible entries received.

  1. Eligibility.

The Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States of America (all territories and all states EXCEPT Rhode Island) who are at least 18 years of age and older. Officers, directors and employees of Blo, Paramount Pictures Corporation (“Paramount”) and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliates (all such individuals and entities collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”) and the immediate family members of (defined as husband, wife, children, mother, father, sister, sister in-law, brother or brother in-law) are not eligible for the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 sweepstakes. By participating, you agree to abide by these Official Rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects. Paramount is not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the administration of the Sweepstakes or the selection of winners.

  1. Odds.

The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. There will be one (1) winner to the amount of eligible entries received.

  1. Prize.

The Prize awarded will be screening of “Office Christmas Party” in or near the Sweepstakes winner’s hometown (the “Screening”) for the winner and up to forty nine (49) guests. The location, date and time of such screening shall be solely determined by Sponsor. If (i) the Grand Prize winner cannot attend the Screening on the date and at the time selected by Sponsor, or (ii) the Grand Prize winner’s residence is not within thirty (30) miles of an appropriate location for the Screening, or (iii) the Grand Prize winner is unwilling, for any reason, to receive the Grand Prize as described in and in accordance with these Official Rules, the Grand Prize may be forfeited in its entirety. If the Grand Prize winner is not able to attend the Screening on the scheduled date, he or she can decline the prize or accept the prize and still invite up to forty nine (49) guests to attend. Any and all elements of the Screening will be selected and furnished by (and in the sole discretion of) Sponsor. All expenses not specified herein (including, without limitation, the cost of transportation for the Grand Prize winner and his or her guests to the Screening or refreshments at the Screening) are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winner and his/ or her guest(s). The Grand Prize winner’s guest(s) must be age appropriate for the film. Children attending the Screening must be accompanied by adult chaperones. In the event the Grand Prize winner or any of his or her guests engage during the Screening in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the Screening early, and send the Grand Prize winner and/or his or her guest(s) home with no further compensation..

Prize has a retail value of $2,500.

Prize is not transferable.

  1. Giveaway.

Anyone buying a gift card at a Blo location in the United States will receive a Fandango Print-at-Home Movie Certificate reward code. This free* movie certificate is sold as part of the promotion and is sold at no more than the regular price and its price is not increased to make up for the free* movie certificate.

To activate reward code and receive your movie certificate, just follow these simple steps:

  1. Visit www.activaterewards.com/paramount
  2. Enter the reward code below

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  1. Print your movie certificate and present it at the box office at a participating theater

This movie certificate is good towards one admission (up to $13 total value) to see “Office Christmas Party” at participating theaters in the U.S. Reward code void if not activated by 01/31/17, and certificate void if not used by 01/31/17. If lost or stolen, cannot be replaced. No reproductions will be accepted. No cash value. No change will be provided. Internet access and printer required, and must bring printed certificate to the participating theater box office to redeem. Not valid with any other offer. Offer valid for one-time use only. Not for resale; void if sold or exchanged. If cost of movie admission is more than maximum value of the movie certificate, then user must pay the difference. Limit 2 rewards per person. Fandango Loyalty Solutions, LLC is not a sponsor or co-sponsor of this program. The redemption of the reward code is subject to Fandango’s Terms and Policies at www.fandango.com/terms-and-policies. Use of the movie certificate is subject to the terms and conditions at www.activaterewards.com/paramount/terms. All Rights Reserved.

  1. Data Collection

All data collected in this Sweepstakes are subject to the Sponsor’s privacy policy as seen on its website (http://blomedry.com/privacy-policy/).

  1. Winner Verification; Claim

If you receive a notification that you are a potential winner of the Sweepstakes, Sponsors will send an email with instructions on how to claim your prize to the email address you used on your eligible entry. Follow the instructions in the email to claim your prize. If a potential winner cannot be notified, or is disqualified for any reason, that potential winner may be disqualified and, at the discretion of the Sponsors, the Prize will either not be awarded or a new Prize winner will be selected. THERE IS NO GUARANTEE THAT ANY PRIZE WILL BE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THIS PROMOTION.

  1. Winner’s List

Any legally required list of winners may be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to “Blo Office Christmas Party 2016- Winners’ List Request”, 1881 Yonge St., Suite 710, Toronto, ON, M4S 3C4.

  1. Purchases.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY to enter this sweepstakes.

  1. Conditions of entry.

Each entrant agrees that the Promotion Entities (A) shall not 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 not 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. Sponsors have no responsibility for: a) lost, late, misdirected, illegible, incorrect or inaccurate nomination or voting information irrespective of cause; b) human or other errors; c) theft, destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entries; d) communications malfunctions, delays or errors of any kind e.g., technical, network, telephone, computer hardware or software malfunctions, or inaccurate transmission of or failure to receive any information including entry; and e) injury or damage of any kind to any person’s computer arising out of accessing and using any website or the downloading from or printing of any material from a website. By participating in the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016, entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules. Sponsors reserve the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016, in its entirety or in part, should a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control of the Sponsors corrupt or adversely affect the administration, security or proper operation of Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016; and, in such event, Sponsors will post a notice thereof on blomedry.com and select the winners from the valid entries legitimately received prior to such action. Any attempt by an individual to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsors reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. All federal, state and local laws apply. Acceptance of any prize constitutes permission to the Sponsors and their agencies to use winner’s name, address and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law, and to the use of his/her first name and city and state of residence for purposes of providing a list of winners to the public on request and as required by law. Entrant data will be collected and used in accordance with the Sponsors’s Privacy Policy, stated at https://blomedry.com/privacy-policy/. Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsors, prize providers, promotion agencies and their respective parents, affiliates, contractors and agencies, and employees of each, from injury, death, loss or other liability that may arise from the acceptance or use of any prize or their participation in the Blo “Office Christmas Party” 2016 or its administration.

  1. Social Media.

This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed, or administered by Facebook. All data privacy is guided by Facebook’s terms of service at https://www.facebook.com/page_guidelines.php and https://scontent-lga3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/t39.2365-6/851577_158705844322839_2031667568_n.pdf.

This promotion is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. Users on Instagram are not to inaccurately tag content and the Sponsor does not encourage users to inaccurately tag content.

  1. Dispute Resolution.

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of users and bloggers and Sponsors and their agencies from the United States of America, shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of users and bloggers and Sponsors and their agencies from Canada, shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the Province of Ontario without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Users and bloggers hereby consent and submit to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in the Annual Beauty Blogger Award 2015, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Annual Beauty Blogger Award 2015, or awarding of the prize, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) (1)any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in Delaware if the action arises in the United States of America (2) any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this sweepstakes, or awarding of the prize, shall be filed only in the provincial courts in the province of Ontario if the action arises in Canada; (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (d) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim 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. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitations or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.

  1. Void where prohibited.
  2. Void in Rhode Island.

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