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SWEEPSTAKES RULES








 

1. ELIGIBILITY
Sweepstakes is offered only in the United States and its territories to legal United States residents at least 18 years old. By entering, you agree to these Official Rules, which are final and binding in all respects.

2. PROMOTIONAL PERIOD
Promotional period begins on 1/15/04 at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Time (PT), and ends on 12/31/04 at 11:59:59 p.m. PT ("Promotional Period"). At the end of the Promotional Period and subject to
the number of eligible entries received there will be a Prize drawing.

3. ENTRY
There are two ways to enter: the Internet Method through Winsome Gifts eStore order and the Custom Order methods:

(a) eStore Method: To enter by this Method just complete your order through Winsome Gifts eStore order ordering system and the name used on the credit card will be entered into our database for the final drawing

(b) Custom Order Method: To enter by this Method complete your custom order request through Winsome Gifts Custom Order page; then complete your payment through eStore ordering system and the name used on the credit card  will be entered into our database for the final drawing

(c) If you will have more than one order your name will be entered as many times as you will complete an order.

4. DRAWING
All winners for any drawing will be selected by random drawing from all eligible entries received for that drawing. There will be one drawing for each Promotional Period from all eligible entries received by that day (subject to the amount of eligible entries). Winners of any drawing will be notified by email. Subject to this Official Rules drawing for the Prize will take place on or about 1/15/05.

5. PRIZE/ODDS

There will be one Prize awarded for the entire Promotional Period. The Prize is one Five Hundred Dollars ($500) paid by the check in the name of the winner.  Odds of winning in any drawing depend on the number of eligible entries received for that drawing but will not exceed 1:500. No assignment, transfer or substitution of prize is permitted. Taxes are the sole responsibility of winner.

6. GENERAL CONDITIONS
Winsome Gifts reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in its sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site; to be in violation of the Terms of Service of the web site, to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed or like entry methods will void all such entries by such methods. In the event of a dispute as to entries submitted by multiple users having the same account name, the authorized subscriber of the credit card account used to enter the Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry will be deemed to be the participant and must comply with these rules. Authorized account subscriber is deemed to be the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, on line service provider or other organization which is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted credit card information.

Winsome Gifts will prosecute any fraudulent activities to the full extent of the law.

7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
Winsome Gifts is not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by web site users, or tampering or hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and 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 the web site. Winsome Gifts is not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the web site. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of Winsome Gifts, could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Winsome Gifts reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Internet portion of this Sweepstakes for any drawing and select the winner from Internet entries received for that drawing prior to the action taken. IN NO EVENT WILL Winsome Gifts AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF INTERNET SITE www.winsomegifts.com OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM SAID SITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS 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.

8. DISPUTES
As a condition of participating in this Promotion, participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively, before a court located in the City of Escondido having competent jurisdiction, which Court shall apply the laws of the State of California without regard for doctrines of Conflict of Law. 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, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than participant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Promotion), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

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