Contest Terms & Conditions
Filter-Monster Halloween Pet Costume Contest
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.
- Eligibility: The contest is only open to those who participate on the social media pages and who are 18 as of the date of entry. The contest is only open to legal residents of the United States and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of Filter-Monster and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the contest. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
- Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Filter-Monster, as final and binding as it relates to the content. The contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
- Giveaway Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on October 23, 2020 and ending October 31, 2020. All online entries must be received by October 31, 2020 at 11:59 PM EST.
- How to Enter: Below are the methods to enter the giveaway drawing.
Enter via Facebook: To be eligible to win the contest, you must complete all the following: (1) Like the original Facebook post, (2) like the Filter-Monster Facebook page, and (3) post a picture of your dog in the comments section with the hashtag #FilterMonsterHalloween. Entries are not complete or do not adhere to the rules of specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Filter-Monster. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple accounts, identities or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. One winner will be chosen from the entries. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Filter-Monster.
- Prizes: Winner will receive (1) free year supply of Filter-Monster filters of their choice. A (1) year supply includes (2) HEPA replacement filters and (4) replacement pre-filters for the air purifier model of choice. Prize will be shipped at once, following the end of the giveaway. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Filter-Monster’s discretion. The prize is non transferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Filter-Monster to use the winner's name, likeness and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
- Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received in the contest prior to the drawing date.
- Winner Selection and Notification: Winners of the contest will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of Filter-Monster. Winners will be notified via the original social media post within two (2) days following the winner selection. Winners will be asked to send their mailing address for the purpose of delivering the prize. Filter-Monster shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, or fails to claim the prize within 7 days from the time award notification was set, prize may be forfeited, and an alternate winner selected.
The receipt by winner of the prize offered in this contest is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE GIVEAWAY AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
- Rights Granted by You: By entering this contest you understand that Filter-Monster, anyone acting on behalf of Filter-Monster, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the world, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the contest, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
- Terms: Filter-Monster reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Giveaway. In such a case, Filter-Monster may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Filter-Monster. Filter-Monster reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the contest or violates these Terms & Conditions.
Filter-Monster has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the contest, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by contest rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.
Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the contest may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Filter-Monster reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
- Limitation of Liability: By entering you agree to release and hold harmless Filter-Monster and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant's participation in the Giveaway and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
- Disputes: THIS GIVEAWAY IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES AND INDIANA, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this contest, participants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Indiana having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this contest), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
- Sponsor: The sponsor of the contest is Filter-Monster 1827 N Bendix Dr. South Bend, IN 46628.