2017 O-CEDAR® “Sweep & Spin Into Spring” GIVEAWAY SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

2017 O-CEDAR® “Sweep & Spin Into Spring” GIVEAWAY

SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR ABILITY TO WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.  SWEEPSTAKES IS INTENDED FOR VIEWING AND PARTICIPATION ONLY IN THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND SHALL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW.  YOU MUST BE LOCATED IN ONE OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES OR DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA AT TIME OF ENTRY.

SPONSOR: Freudenberg Household Products LP, 2188 Diehl Road Aurora, IL 60502 (“Sponsor”). The 2017 O-Cedar®”Sweep & Spin Into Spring” GIVEAWAY Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Facebook. The information you provide will only be used in the event you are selected as a winner or if you have indicated that you would like to receive additional information from Sponsor.

SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY DATES:  Entry into the Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 p.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) on March 27, 2017 and ends at 12:00:00 p.m. CST on March 31, 2017 (the “Entry Period”) with intervening deadlines at midnight each calendar day during the Entry Period other than on the last day which has an earlier end time (each the “Daily Deadline”).

ELIGIBILITY:  The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States or District of Columbia who are: (a) 18 years of age or older as of Sweepstakes start date (except in Alabama and Nebraska where you must be 19 years of age or older to enter the Sweepstakes); and (b) at the time of entry and through the completion of the Sweepstakes: (i) have internet access; (ii) have an email address (which must remain the same throughout the Sweepstakes); and (iii) are a fan of the O-Cedar Facebook Fan Page located at https://www.facebook.com/ocedarclean.  Employees of Sponsor and any of its parent, subsidiary or affiliated companies affiliates, or of its advertising and promotion agencies, or any other entities involved in the administration of this Sweepstakes, as well as all such employees’ immediate family members (defined as spouse, child, parent, sibling; whether biological, adopted, step or in-law) and/or those living in the same household of such employees are not eligible. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.

HOW TO ENTER: To enter, visit the O-Cedar Facebook Fan Page @ https://www.facebook.com/ocedarclean (the “Sweepstakes Website”), click on the Sweepstakes tab, and where indicated enter your email address and click on the “Enter the Sweepstakes” link and then follow the on-screen directions to complete and submit your entry information, including first name, last name, home mailing address, email address and date of birth.  (All entry information and anything else submitted in connection with an entry shall be referred to herein as an “Entry.”).  Entry will not be posted on the Sweepstakes Website.  Limit one (1) Entry per person and per Facebook account during the Entry Period.  If it is discovered that more than one Entry is submitted by the same person or the same Facebook account during the Entry Period, all Entries obtained from such person and from such Facebook account will be disqualified.  Sponsor is not responsible for Entries that are altered, damaged, delayed, deleted, destroyed, forged, fraudulent, improperly accessed, inaccurate, incomplete, interrupted, irregular in any way, late, lost, misdirected, multiple, non-delivered, stolen, tampered with, unauthorized, unintelligible or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules; and such attempted entries will be disqualified.  Entries must also comply with Facebook’s Terms of Use to be eligible, and Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify, not post or remove from the Sweepstakes Website any Entries it deems not to comply with Facebook’s Terms of Use or which otherwise are not in keeping with Sponsor’s desired image.

WINNER SELECTION: Beginning on March 27, 2017 and each day thereafter during the Entry Period, Sponsor will randomly select five (5) potential winners from among all eligible entries (other than those previously selected in a drawing) (“Eligible Entries”) received up to 11:59:59 of the prior day (each a “Daily Drawing”).  In addition to the Daily Drawing on March 31, 2017 conducted on all Eligible Entries received through 11:59:59 the day before, there will also be a final random drawing at or about noon on March 31, 2017 to select the final five (5) potential winners from among all Eligible Entries received as of 12:00:00 p.m. CST on March 31, 2017.  All potential winners from the Daily Drawings will be contacted via the email they provided during entry following the Daily Drawing, except for the potential winner of the last Daily Drawing will be contacted via email during the afternoon of March 31, 2017.  Non-winning entries will be rolled over into the next Daily Drawing.   Sponsor’s decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  Odds of winning depend on total number of eligible Entries received by each Daily Drawing.

PRIZE: Twenty-five (25) verified winners will each receive one (1) O-Cedar® EasyWringSpin Mop and Bucket System and one (1) O-Cedar® Power Corner® Angle Broom with Dust Pan (each a “Prize”).  Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Prize: $53.87. ARV of all Prizes: $1,346.75.  Prizes may not be substituted for cash equivalent, assigned or transferred prior to awarding.  No prize substitutions except Sponsor may substitute a prize of equal or greater value if featured prize becomes unavailable. All federal, state, local and other taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners.

WINNER NOTIFICATION:  Potential winners will be notified by email at the email address provided in their Entry within approximately one (1) business days after the drawing, and given direction on claiming prize and informed on when Prize will be delivered (approximately 8 weeks following drawing).  If Prize or Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, if Sponsor determines the potential winner is ineligible, or if any required response is not received within the prescribed period, the Prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner, chosen at random from the pool of eligible Entries received at the time the subsequent drawing is held.  Sponsor will not make more than one attempt to notify any individual potential winner.  If there is not a verified winner for a prize after Sponsor has attempted the notification/verification process with up to two alternates per prize (using the same process of notification/verification as detailed in this Rule 7), such prize will not be awarded and Sponsor will have no further obligation to attempt to award such prize.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: By entering and/or accepting a Prize, Entrants agree that all Entry information, including Entrant’s name, city/state, image, likeness, biographical material and photograph (collectively, “Likeness”) may be used in any and all media throughout the world for any purpose, without limitation as to time or territory, and without additional review, compensation or approval from the Entrant or any other party.  By accepting the Prize, Prize winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Facebook or any of their parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective employees, directors, officers, shareholders, agents, successors or assigns (collectively “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, damages and liability arising out of Entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes and/or acceptance of the Prize.  By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any promotional materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the Prize. In no event will more than the stated number of prizes be awarded.

NOTICE: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SWEEPSTAKES WEBSITE OR ANY OTHER WEBSITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES, MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.   Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Sweepstakes; or if a computer virus, bug or other technical problem corrupts the administration or security of the program as determined by Sponsor, in their sole discretion. In the event of termination, a notice will be posted online and Entries received prior to the event causing termination will still be eligible for the drawing.  Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or the like methods of participation to enter will void all such Entries by such methods. Sponsor reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the Entrant fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules.  The identity of the Entrant shall be deemed the person named as the entrant in the Entry.  In the event of a dispute, if the person named in the Entry is not the same as the registered account holder of the Facebook account associated with the Entry and/or the email address provided in the Entry, such Entry shall be disqualified.  Released Parties are not responsible for: (i) electronic transmissions/entries that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, misdirected, or not received by the Sponsor or its agents for any reason, (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures or human error that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of entries, or for destruction of or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries,  (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, software or telephone, cable or satellite transmissions, damage to entrants’ or any person’s computer and/or its contents, or causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes or (iv) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these Official Rules. All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified.  Sponsor is further not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of the entries.

ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited by law, as a further condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, each Entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes 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 final and binding arbitrations under the rules of the American Arbitration Association (“AAA”); (b) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretations, enforcement and all proceeding at such arbitration; and (c) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction.  Under no circumstance will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorney’s fees, and Entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.  Each entrant agrees that this agreement is governed by the laws of the State of Illinois (without regard to any conflicts of law provisions) and by entering, Entrant hereby consents to the exclusive personal jurisdiction of the State of Illinois.

PRIVACY POLICY: Any personally identifiable information collected during an entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes will be collected by Sponsor and used by Sponsor, its affiliates, agents and marketers for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes as described in these Official Rules and in accordance with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy as such are stated at http://www.ocedar.com

OFFICIAL RULES:  To obtain a copy of the Official Rules, send a properly stamped, self-addressed envelope postmarked by August 31, 2017 to: Freudenberg Household Products December Sweepstakes Rules, ATTN: Social Sweepstakes, 2188 Diehl Road, Aurora, IL 60502. (VT residents may omit return postage for Official Rules requests).

WINNERS’ LIST: To obtain a list of major prize winners, send a properly stamped, self-addressed envelope postmarked by October 31, 2017 to: Freudenberg Household Products December Sweepstakes Winners, ATTN: Social Sweepstakes, 2188 Diehl Road, Aurora, IL 60502.

© 2017 Freudenberg Household Products LP. Printed in U.S.A.  All rights reserved.

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