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Polly Pocket Contest

FAMILY’S “TINY POWER” CONTEST (the Contest”)
OFFICIAL RULES (the “Contest Rules”)

CONTEST PERIOD:
The Contest runs from 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on August 2, 2018 to 11:59 p.m. ET on September 16, 2018 (the “Contest Period”).

HOW TO ENTER
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

To enter the Contest, go to www.family.ca (the “Website”) and click on the "TINY POWER" icon displayed in the “CONTESTS” section of the website to access the Contest microsite.  Click the ENTER button to access the standard Contest entry form.Fill out the entry form by (i) entering your full name, age, city, province or territory, phone number, email address, then submit your completed entry form.  A completed online entry form will constitute one entry into the Contest. 

The only method of entry for this Contest is an online entry (internet access required). Online entry is available through the Website only; no other means of submission will be accepted. Although online access and an email account are required in order to participate, no purchase is required in order to enter the Contest. Many public libraries, retail businesses and others offer free access to computers and a number of Internet service providers and other companies offer free email accounts.

All eligible Contest entries will be entered for a chance to win a Prize. 

ELIGIBILITY
The Contest is open only to permanent lawful residents of Canada excluding: (i) residents of Quebec; (ii) any person, or any person whose immediate family members (i.e., parents, children, spouse, siblings, grandparents, the “steps” of each and persons residing in such immediate family members' household), and persons with whom they are domiciled, has been declared a winner of another contest sponsored by DHX Television Ltd. within 90 days of the start of the Contest Period; and (iii) employees, officers, directors, representatives, and agents (and their immediate family members (i.e., parents, children, spouse, siblings, grandparents, the “steps” of each and persons residing in such immediate family members' household), or persons with whom they are domiciled, whether related or not) ofDHX Television Ltd. (“Family” or the "Contest Sponsor"), and Mattel Canada Inc.(the “Prize Provider”), and each of their parents, subsidiaries and affiliates, and advertising and promotional agencies involved in this Contest. This Contest is subject to all federal, provincial, and municipal laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law.  Contest Sponsor, reserves the right to cancel or suspend this Contest in the event of any accident, or administrative or other error of any kind.

An entrant under the age of majority in his/her province of residence (a “Minor”) must have a parent or legal guardian consent to his/her participation. Minor entrant’s parent/legal guardian must provide his/her consent and his/her email address on the entry form, or the entry form will be disqualified. Proof of identification and parental consent must be provided upon request. If a parent or legal guardian does not provide consent, or if satisfactory proof of identification to confirm the winner’s (or the Minor winner’s parent/ legal guardian’s) identity and personal information provided in connection with the Contest, including but not limited to, the winner’s (or the Minor winner’s parent/ legal guardian’s) name and email address, cannot be obtained, the entry will be disqualified.

Entries must be received no later than 11:59 p.m. ET on September 16, 2018. The Contest Sponsor takes no responsibility for entries that are lost, misdirected, delayed, garbled, incorrect, illegible or received after the Contest deadline.

Limit one entry per person, per day, subject to a limit of no more than four entries from the same household per day during the Contest Period. Only one email address and account may be used by each person to enter the Contest.  In the event that the Contest Sponsor receives more than the permitted number of entries from an entrant or household, Contest Sponsor reserves the right to void and destroy any entries from that entrant and household, and that entrant/household may, at the discretion of the Contest Sponsor, be disqualified from the Contest. Should it be discovered that an entrant is using the aid of computer programs to auto-fill entries, that entrant will be immediately disqualified from the Contest. Contest Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify all such entrants from future contests conducted by the Contest Sponsor without further notice.

In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be deemed to be made by the authorized account holder of the email address at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address in question.

PRIZES
(referred to herein as “Prize(s)”, “Grand Prize(s)” or “Secondary Prize(s)” as applicable)

GRAND PRIZE
There are two Grand Prizes available to be won, each Grand Prize winner will have a choice between the following two Grand Prize packages: 

Either:

  • One $500.00 pre-paid gift card or voucher (to be selected by the Contest Sponsor in its sole discretion) to be used towards custom-made lockets for the winner and another person of their choice (ARV $500.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Picnic Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Studio Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Concert Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Aquarium Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Cupcake Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Snow Secret Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Flamingo Floatie Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Beach Vibes™ Backpack (ARV $28.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Dance Par-taay!™ (ARV $28.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™  Transformation Playset (ARV $55.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Active Pose Doll (ARV $7.00); and
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Power! Signature Locket (ARV $14.00).

Or

  • One $500.00 pre-paid gift card (to be selected by the Contest Sponsor in its sole discretion) to be used towards a party for the winner and their friends (ARV $500.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Picnic Compact!  (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Studio Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Concert Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Aquarium Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Cupcake Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Snow Secret Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Flamingo Floatie Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Beach Vibes™ Backpack (ARV $28.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Dance Par-taay!™ (ARV $28.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Transformation Playset (ARV $55.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Active Pose Doll (ARV $7.00); and
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Power! Signature Locket (ARV $14.00).

The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Grand Prize is $720.00 

The combined ARV of both Grand Prizes is $1,440.00.  All amounts are in Canadian dollars.

SECONDARY PRIZES
There are 5 Secondary Prize packages available to be won. Each Secondary Prize package consists of:

  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Picnic Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Studio Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Concert Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Pocket Places Aquarium Compact! (ARV $7.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Cupcake Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Snow Secret Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Pocket World Flamingo Floatie Compact! (ARV $20.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Beach Vibes™ Backpack (ARV $28.00);
  • One The Polly Pocket™ Hidden Places Dance Par-taay!™ (ARV $28.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Transformation Playset (ARV $55.00);
  • One Polly Pocket™ Active Pose Doll (ARV $7.00); and
  • One Polly Pocket™ Tiny Power! Signature Locket (ARV $14.00).

The ARV of each Secondary Prize is $220.00.
 
The combined ARV of all the Secondary Prizes is $1,100.00.  All amounts are in Canadian dollars.

The combined ARV of all the Prizes is $2,540.00.  All amounts are in Canadian dollars. 

WINNER SELECTION
A random draw will be held at 12:00 p.m. ET on September 20, 2018 at Family’s office located at 207 Queens Quay West, Suite 550, Toronto, Ontario. There will be two Grand Prize draws and five Secondary Prize draws to fulfill this Contest. The chances of being selected to win a Prize in this Contest depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

ACCEPTANCE OF PRIZE
A representative will notify each selected entrant, or the parent/legal guardian of each selected entrant who is a Minor, by telephone or email within ten days of the draw. Each selected entrant will then have within ten days following receipt of notification to contact Family and provide requested documentation to claim his/her Prize. Notification shall be deemed to have occurred, in the case of telephone notification, on the date that selected entrant, or the selected Minor entrant’s parent/legal guardian either speaks with, or is left a voicemail by, a representative of Family or, in the case of email notification, the date the email is sent to the selected entrant’s email address by Family. It is the responsibility of the selected entrant or the selected Minor entrant’s parent/legal guardian to check his or her email account in a timely manner.

Prior to being awarded a Prize, each entrant selected as a winner must correctly complete, unaided, a time-limited, mathematical, skill testing question and must sign a declaration and release form (“Declaration and Release”) confirming compliance with these Contest Rules, his/her acceptance of the Prize as awarded; and acknowledging the non-responsibility of the Contest Sponsor, the Prize Provider, and each of their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, cable and satellite affiliates, associates, their respective promotional and advertising agencies, and each of their respective employees, officers, directors, agents, successors and assigns (the “Releasees”), with regard to any injury, accident, damage, claim, liability, loss or misfortune related to any aspects of the Contest, any Prize awarded, the acceptance, use, misuse, possession and delivery of a Prize, participation of winner in any Prize related activities, printing errors or claims based upon publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. A Minor winner’s parent or legal guardian must sign the Declaration and Release on his/her behalf in order for the winner to claim his/her Prize.

The Declaration and Release must be signed and returned within ten days of receipt. Should Family be unable to contact the selected entrant by telephone or email, or should a selected entrantbe unable to correctly answer the skill-testing question or does not respond and complete the Declaration and Release by the deadline specified above, that selected entrant will be deemed to have forfeited any rights to the Prize and an alternate entrant will be selected in the same manner by random draw taken from the same pool of entries, in which event, the foregoing provisions of this sentence shall also apply to such other eligible entry. This process shall be repeated until such time as a selected entrant is confirmed to be a Prize winner or until there are no more eligible entries, but in any event no later than October 30, 2018. All Prize taxes, if any, are the responsibility of each winner. Limit one Prize per household.

Contest Sponsor will not be held responsible for the loss of any Prize due to changes in mailing addresses, errors in completed entry forms or Declaration and Release forms, or any other circumstances leading to an invalid, erroneous or incomplete mailing address or email address.

Family or its appointed designee shall deliver Prizes to selected winner(s).

GENERAL CONDITIONS
By submitting an entry, each entrant (or Minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian on his/her behalf) agrees to be bound by these Contest Rules.
 
All entries become the property of Family and will not be returned.

Each Prize must be accepted “as is” and may not be exactly as shown. Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute any portion of a Prize with a prize of equivalent or greater retail value.  Some restrictions may apply. Prizes are non-transferable, non-refundable, non-negotiable and have no cash value. If the actual value of any Prize is less than the stated approximate retail value, the difference will not be awarded.  All Prize elements are subject to availability.

All incidental costs and expenses, including but not limited to, batteries and additional accessories, (the “Expenses”) not specifically mentioned herein as part of the Prize description are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner. The Prize winner shall not seek reimbursement for the Expenses from the Contest Sponsor.
 
Except where prohibited by law, Contest Sponsor doesnot make any representation nor offer any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness of the Prize(s) awarded in connection with the Contest. Each Prize winner (or parent/legal guardian of a Minor winner) understands and acknowledges that he or she may not seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from the Contest Sponsorshould the Prize fail to be fit for any purpose or is in any way unsatisfactory to a Prize winner.

By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees to waive all rights with respect to print and broadcast publicity. By entering the Contest and accepting a Prize, the winner or Minor winner’s parent or legal guardian hereby consents to the reasonable use by Contest Sponsor of the winner's name, age, photograph, voice, likeness and image, city and province/territory of residence, worldwide and in perpetuity, without any further compensation, for any future promotional activity in connection with this Contest.

By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees that the Releasees shall bear no responsibility whatsoever with regard to any claims, liability, damage, injury, accident, loss and misfortune related to any aspects of the Contest, the Prize, the acceptance, use, misuse, possession and delivery of the Prize, participation of winner in any Prize related activities, printing errors, claims based upon publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. By consenting to a Minor entrant’s entry into the Contest, the Minor entrant’s parent/legal guardian agrees to the foregoing on the Minor entrant’s behalf.

By entering the Contest and voluntarily providing personal information, each entrant (or the parent or legal guardian of a Minor entrant) consents and agrees to Family’s collection and use of the information provided by the entrant for the purpose of administering this Contest and, if consent is given at the time of entry, to provide the entrant with marketing information relating to new and existing products and upcoming promotions of Family by mail or email. Your personal information will not be disclosed to any third party nor will you receive communications from the Contest Sponsor in compliance with the Personal Information Protection and Electronic Documents Act, (the “Act”) and its associated regulations, Canada’s Anti-Spam Law (CASL) and its associated regulations, and other applicable data protection and personal information protection laws. No purchase, payment or financial information of any kind is needed to enter or win the Contest. Click here to view a copy of Family’s Privacy Policy.  

The Contest Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry of registration or entry information which may affect an entrants’ inability to get through on the internet during the promotion or ability to participate in the Contest, including but not limited to human error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed/corrupted data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof, any inability to access the site, or damage to a user's system occasioned by participating in the Contest, and entries which fail to fully comply with these Contest Rules. 

The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend a contest for any reason, including without limitation in the event of any printing, administrative error, virus, bug, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Contest. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.  Entries are subject to verification and will be declared invalid if they are forged, falsified, altered or tampered with in any way and its sponsors are not responsible for preemption, cancellation, or interruption, in whole or in part, of any Family contest related programming.

This Contest is in no way sponsored or administered by the Prize Provider. By participating in this Contest, you agree that you are providing your information to the Contest Sponsor and not to the Prize Provider.

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