ComboInk General Contest, Giveaway, and Promotion Rules
All Contest, Giveaway & Promotions (collectively hereafter "Promotion") are governed by the laws of California. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. Purchases will not increase your chance of winning.
Who May Enter
How to Enter
To enter, follow directions as outlined in the website of social media posting or channel specified. Instructions for emailing and/or registering and posting comments are included on each Promotion page individually. All entries must be received by the date and time outlined in the Promotion posting. For purposes of these Official Rules, "Receipt" of Entry occurs when the Sponsor's servers record the Entry information resulting from Promotion Entrants' Entry being received in the Inbox Comments and/or designated area. Any automated computer receipt (such as one confirming delivery of email) does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Sponsor for purposes of these Official Rules.
Entry must be the original work of the Promotion Entrant (if applicable), may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person and must not violate any law.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entry for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion.
Every Entrant has the equal rights to win the prize (unless stated otherwise). Upon expiration of the entry window, for any Promotion, the Winner will be selected randomly via random.org.
Limitation of Liability
ComboInk shall not be liable for any special or consequential damages that result from the use of or the inability to use the materials on this site or the performance of the products, even if ComboInk has been advised of the possibility of such damages. Applicable law may not allow the limitation of exclusion of liability or incidental/consequential damages so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you.
Winner(s) will be determined after the Promotion's end date and will be notified by email, phone or social media post. At the discretion of the Sponsor, Winner may be disqualified for any of the following reasons: if charged with or convicted of a felony or misdemeanor, is not eligible based on the eligibility requirements set forth above, or if delinquent on a government ordered payment, such as, but not limited to: child support, spousal support, alimony, tax payments, etc. In the event it is determined that the Winner has not complied with these Official Rules, has failed to execute and return any required documents within the specified time period, has made false statements or a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, then the Winner will be disqualified and at Sponsor's sole discretion, and another winner will be selected in accordance to the Promotion's Rules.
Prizes and Giveaways (collectively hereafter "Prize") are specified within individual Promotion Rules. Prizes are non-transferable and non-exchangeable (unless the Sponsor has approved it in writing). No substitution or cash equivalent will be made. ComboInk reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the awarded prize is unavailable for any reason.
Claiming the Prize
If the value of the Prize is $100 or above, winners agree to provide proof of age, SSN and Goverment issued photo identification and to execute an affidavit of eligibility, indemnification, and release within 30 days of winning(unless otherwise specified). Prizes can be mailed, so long as winner completes a mail release form and also provides copy of photo identification. Failure to comply will result in forfeiture of prize. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winner.
Participation constitutes permission for the Sponsor, without further obligation to the Promotion Winner, to use Winner's name, voice, photos, address, and likeness for promotional purposes.
Promotion Parties and their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, and employees (collectively and hereafter, "Released Parties") are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, stolen, altered, garbled, incorrect, incomplete or delayed Entries; all of which will be void. Released Parties are also not responsible for problems related to technical malfunctions of electronic equipment, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer hardware or software failures, phone lines, failure of any Entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, traffic, congestion on the internet or the website, or for any other technical problems including telecommunication, miscommunication or failure, and failed, lost, delayed, incomplete, garbled, corrupted, or misdirected communications which may limit a Promotion Entrant's ability to participate in this Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors or malfunctions of any kind, whether network, printing, typographical, human or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or malfunctions with may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing or judging of Entries, the announcement of the prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Mass entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices will be disqualified. Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Promotion in the event it becomes infected by a computer virus or is otherwise technically impaired, and to cancel or suspend the Promotion in its entirety should tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Promotion and, if terminated, at Sponsor's discretion, determine the Winner using all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to time of cancellation using the judging procedure outlined above (if applicable).
Arbitration & Choice of Law
Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in any ComboInk, Promotion Entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with any Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action lawsuit, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the Promotion Entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgement upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will Promotion Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Promotion Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than Promotion Entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Promotion), and Promotion Entrant (or, if an eligible minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Promotion Entrant and Sponsor in connection with any Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of California, USA without regard to California choice of law rules.
Any attempt by a Promotion Entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operations of the Promotion is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such Promotion Entrant to the fullest extent permitted by the law and to disqualify such Promotion Entrant from the Promotion.