MAPLE HILL KID AMBASSADOR CONTEST

Void outside the Continental United States and where prohibited by law.

Do not enter if you are not at least 18 years of age and a legal resident of, and located in, the Continental United States at the time of entry. Only entries by the child’s legal guardian or those with the explicit written permission of the child’s legal guardian will be valid. Entrants may be asked to submit proof of their relationship with the contestant (child); failure to do so will result in disqualification from the Contest.

By participating, you agree to be bound by these Official Contest Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor (as defined below), which are binding and final on matters relating to this contest (“Contest”).

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

Contest Period

The Contest period begins at 8:00 AM, Eastern Daylight Time (“EDT”) on May 14th, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. EST on December 31st, 2018 (the “Contest Period”).

The winner will be chosen on January 1st, 2019.

Sponsor

Maple Hill Creamery, LLC
5 Hudson Street, Kinderhook, NY 12106.

How To Enter

There is no cost to enter. During the Contest Period, Contestants can enter to win by:

• Visiting a participating store

• Signing a model release (available on site)

• Providing necessary information

• Having your child’s photo taken with Maple Hill Creamery’s “Buttercup” cow display backdrop by Maple Hill’s in-store photographer

Eligibility

The Contest may only be entered by legal residents of the Continental United States who are 18 years of age or older at the time of Contest Entry. Employees of Maple Hill Creamery and any other organizations affiliated with the Sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and each of their respective parents, agents, affiliates, subsidiaries and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (regardless of where they reside) or household members, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. “Immediate family members” shall mean spouses, parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, and each of their respective spouses. “Household members” shall mean people who share the same residence at least three months a year. Void where prohibited or restricted by law.

Contest Winner Selections

At the end of the Contest Period, Sponsor’s judging committee will select a winner. Odds of winning may vary and depend on the number of eligible Contest Entries received. Contest winner selections are final and are subject to eligibility verification by Sponsor.

Contest Winner Notifications

Contest winners will be notified via email or telephone as submitted with contest entry. If such Contest winners do not respond to such notice within forty-eight (48) hours with their full name and contact information, that winner’s prize may be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner may be selected.

Prizes

One (1) winner will receive 52 coupons (one per week for one year) entitling the bearer to redeem for any single Maple Hill Creamery product of his or her choosing at any participating retail location.

Winner’s image may be featured on packaging, with frequency and use determined by Sponsor in terms not inconsistent with those set forth in the aforementioned model release.

Terms and Conditions

Any difference between ARV value for each prize and actual value will not be awarded. Contest winner must redeem all of his/her coupons prior to printed expiration date or it will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation to that Contest winner. Contest winners are responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and any other costs and expenses not explicitly listed herein as provided by Sponsor. Contest winners’ prizes may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Contest Rules.

Severability

In the event a court of competent jurisdiction finds any provision or part of this Agreement to be invalid or unenforceable, only that particular provision or part so found, will be inoperative. Such occurrence shall have no bearing on any other part or provision of this agreement and all other terms shall remain in force and effect as so stated.

Privacy

A valid Instagram account and email address are required to enter and to claim contest prize. Upon winning, Sponsor may collect personally identifying information about you, including your name and complete mailing address. By entering and providing the required registration information, you acknowledge that Sponsor may send you information, samples, or special offers it believes may be of interest to you about its publications or other complementary goods offered by Sponsor. IF YOU DO NOT WISH TO SHARE YOUR INFORMATION, DO NOT ENTER THIS CONTEST.

Arbitration

Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Contest, Contestant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest, or the prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the Contestant or any other such arbitration services provider as agreed upon by the parties; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will Contestant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Contestant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than Contestant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with participating in this Contest), and Contestant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

Releases

Participation: By participating in this Contest, Contestant agrees to release Sponsor, its licensees, and any other organizations affiliated with the Sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion of the Contest and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and agents, advertising and promotion agencies and prize suppliers, and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives, and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss, damage or death arising in any manner, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Contest and/or acceptance, use or misuse of any prize.

Copywright

Contestant’s legal guardian grants to Maple Hill Creamery the absolute right and permission to take, use, reuse, publish, and republish photographic portraits or pictures of the minor or in which the minor may be included, in whole or in part, or composite or distorted in character or form, without restriction as to changes or alterations from time to time, in conjunction with the minor’s own or a fictitious name, or reproductions of such photographs in color or otherwise, made through any medium at Photographer’s studios or elsewhere, and in any and all media now or hereafter known, including the internet, for art, advertising, trade, or any other purpose whatsoever. I also consent to the use of any published matter in conjunction with such photographs. I specifically consent to the digital compositing or distortion of the portraits or pictures, including without restriction any changes or alterations as to color, size, shape, perspective, context, foreground or background. I waive any right that I or the minor may have to inspect or approve any finished product or products or the advertising copy or printed matter that may be used in connection with such photographs or the use to which it may be applied. I release, discharge, and agree to hold harmless and defend Maple Hill Creamery employees, contractors, consultants, its legal representatives or assigns, and all persons acting under its permission or authority or those acting on behalf of Maple Hill Creamery, from any liability by virtue of any reason in connection with the making and use of such photographs, including blurring, distortion, alteration, optical illusion, or use in composite form, whether intentional or otherwise, that may occur or be produced in the taking of said picture or in any subsequent processing thereof, as well as any publication of them, including without limitation any claims for libel or violation of any right of publicity or privacy. I hereby warrant that I am a legal competent adult and a parent or legally appointed guardian of the minor, and that I have every right to contract for the minor in the above regard. I state further that I have read the above authorization, release, and agreement, prior to its execution, and that I am fully familiar with the contents of it. This release shall be binding upon the minor and me, and our respective heirs, legal representatives, and assigns.

Miscellaneous

Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, providing false information, or in any way violating these contest rules. Sponsor further reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this Contest if the Contest is compromised by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention, or any other causes which, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, proper play or integrity of the Contest.

Caution

ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS; SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Except where prohibited by law, Contest Entry constitutes permission to use Contestant’s name, hometown (city and state), voice, biographical information, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Contest in all media now known or hereafter discovered, for any purpose, including without limitation, in connection with, and to promote, market or advertise, the Contest, in whole or in part, without review, approval, credit or attribution, notification or payment from or to Contestant or any person or entity, worldwide, in perpetuity, and/or on a winner’s list, if applicable. Contest is subject to all applicable U.S. federal, state and local laws and regulations. Contest winners may be issued an IRS 1099 tax form in the amount of the ARV of the prize.

Contest Winners' Names

For the name of the Contest winner, available after January 1, 2019, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Contest Winners, Maple Hill Creamery, LLC, 5 Hudson Street, Kinderhook, NY 12106.

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