Contest Rules


“Win a Tropical Vacation for Two” Contest Rules

 

Entrants must be legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, and of the age of Majority in their Province/Territory of residence.  Subject to all federal, provincial, municipal and local laws and regulations.  Void where prohibited.

 

  1. CONTEST PERIOD AND DRAW DATES:  The “Win a Tropical Vacation for Two” contest (the “Contest”) begins June 1, 2013 and will end on May 31, 2014 (“the contest period”).  On May 31, 2014 at approximately 12:00 pm EST, there will be one (1) random draw to be made at, 2-660 Fennell Avenue East, Hamilton, Ontario L8V 1V1.  The random draw will take place from all eligible ballets received during the contest period.  The first (1) entry drawn will be eligible to win the prize.  The odds of winning the prize will depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the contest period. 

 

  1. TO ENTER: There are two ways to gain a ballet for the Contest.

    1. Purchase a property using Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd as the buyer’s agent to receive a ballet for entry.Purchase must be completed before 12:00 pm EST on May 31, 2014 in order for the ballet to be eligible.One ballet per home purchase.

    2. Sell a property using Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd as the seller’s agent to receive a ballet for entry.Sale must be completed before 12:00 pm EST on May 31, 2014 in order for the ballet to be eligible.One ballet per home sale.

       

  2. ELIGIBILITY:The Contest is open to all legal residents of Canada, excluding Quebec, who have reached the age of majority in their province/territory of residence at the time of entry into the Contest, except employees of Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd., Brokerage, and their subsidiaries and affiliates, or its advertising or promotion agencies, contest judges and/or prize suppliers.

     

  3. THE PRIZE: The winning participant will win a seven (7) consecutive night trip for two (2) to a destination and resort in Dominican Republic departing from Toronto as chosen by Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd (the “Prize”).The prize value will be between, $2,000.00CAD - $3,000.00CAD.It is the prize winner’s and his/her guest’s sole responsibility to provide for any additional expenses not included in the Prize as described herein, including, but not limited to, departure taxes and travel-related fees, local departure taxes, additional meals, room movies, taxis, transportation to and from the winner’s residence to the closest airport gateway as offered by Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd, transportation to and from Airport to hotel, in-destination activities and all other charges not specifically mentioned as part of the prize.Travel is based upon space availability at time of booking and must be requested a minimum of four weeks prior to the requested departure date.Blackout dates may apply.The winner and his/her guest must depart from and return to the same airport.The winner and guest must be able to travel at the same times and dates to be selected by them and approved by Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd or forfeit the Prize.The Prize winner and traveling companion must hold all visas or other necessary government documentation to travel to Dominican Republic.In the event the companion is a minor, the companion’s parent or legal guardian must sign the release and declaration of liability on behalf of the minor if the adult winner is not the parent or legal guardian they must consent to the designated accompanying adult in taking part in the Prize.Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates.All tickets issued in conjunction with the Prize are not eligible for frequent flyer miles, and no code-share flights may be used.The Prize may not be transferred except by Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd or as otherwise indicated herein.No substitutions, cash equivalents or redemptions will be made, except that Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd reserves the right to substitute any Prize or package to another hotel or destination if necessary.The substitute Prize, if required, will be of equal or greater value.Travel arrangements and reservations regarding the flight must be made according to instructions given to the Prize winner.Once reservations are made, they cannot be changed.Bookings are bound by the Terms and Conditions as stated by the travel agency.Other restrictions may apply.

     

  4. PRIZE ADMINISTRATION:Within twenty-four (24) hours of the random draw, the selected entrant will be notified by telephone at the number recorded on his/her submitted entry and must respond within two (2) business days to claim the prize.In order to be eligible to win, the selected entrant must (i) comply with all Contest Rules and (ii) correctly answer, unaided, a mathematical, time-limited, skill-testing question during a pre-arranged telephone call.In the event that the selected entrant is unable to answer the question, cannot be reached within 24 hours of the Draw Date or otherwise does not meet all Contest conditions, his/her Prize will be forfeited and Jim Pauls Real Estate will award the Prize (subject to these Contest Rules) to another selected entrant drawn at random from the remaining eligible entries.

     

  5. PUBLICITY:By entering this Contest, entrants consent to the collection, use and disclosure of their personal information for the purposes of administering the Contest, the received special added value offers, promotions, contests and other commercial communication enabling Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd to provide its customers an ongoing service.By accepting a Prize, a winner consents to the collection, use and disclosure of their name, address (city, province), voice, recorded video, statements and photographs or other likenesses for use by Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd including but not limited to the Internet, without further notice, permission or compensation.Personal information will not otherwise be used or disclosed without consent.

     

  6. GENERAL RULES:Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd will not be responsible for lost, illegible, incomplete, inaccurate or destroyed entries, and all such entries are void.Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd assumes no responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, technical malfunctions, human or technical error, printing errors, lost, delayed or garbled data or transmissions, omission, interruption, deletion, defect or failures or any telephone or computer lines or networks, computer equipment, software or any combination thereof.Entry material/data not satisfying the entry requirements or that have been tampered with or altered are void.In the event it is determined that an entrant has entered in a fashion not sanctioned by these Contest Rules and/or has submitted more than the number of entries permitted by these Contest Rules, the entrant will be disqualified and all of the entries submitted by the entrant will be disqualified.

     

    Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd reserves the right to terminate or suspend this Contest or to amend the Contest Rules at any time and in any way, without prior notice.  Without limiting the foregoing, if, for any reason, the Contest is not capable of running as originally planned, due to any reasons such as tampering or infection by computer virus, then Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd reserves the right to terminate the Contest and conduct the selection process from all previously received eligible entries.  Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd shall not be held responsible for any problems, errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with or resulting from the Contest or the Prizes, including but not limited to any damages to an entrant’s computer equipment, system software or any combination thereof, as a result of the entrant’s participation in the Contest.  Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.

     

    All entries become the permanent property of Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd.  The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws.

     

    In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the name of the ballet at the time of entry. 

     

  7. RULES REQUEST:A copy of the official rules for the Contest are available on the Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd’s webpage or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Win a Tropical Vacation for Two” c/o Jim Pauls Real Estate Ltd, 2-660 Fennell Avenue East, Hamilton, ON L8V 1V1