The Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the United States of America who enter the Sweepstakes in accordance with the rules as described in Section 5 below. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older as of their date of entry in this promotion in order to qualify. This Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state, and local laws and regulations and void where prohibited by law. Imo’s Franchising, Inc.’s employees, its subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, and directors (collectively the “Employees”), as well as members of an Employees’ immediate family and/or those living in the same household of Employees are ineligible to participate in the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month
The sponsor is Imo’s Franchising, Inc. (“Sponsor”), located at 800 N. 17 th Street, St. Louis, MO 63106. Sponsor will conduct the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes substantially as described in these Official Rules.
3. Agreement to Rules:
By entering this Sweepstakes, the Entrant (“You”) agrees to abide by the Sponsor’s Official Rules and decisions, which are fully and unconditionally binding in all respects. The Sponsor reserves the right to refuse, withdraw, or disqualify any entry at any time at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. By entering this Sweepstakes, You represents and warrants that You are eligible to participate based on eligibility requirements explained in the Official Rules. You also agree to accept the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Sweepstakes.
4. Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes Entry Period:
This promotion begins on each Monday in October 2020 at 7 a.m. Central Time and ends the immediately following Friday in October 2020 at 9 a.m. Central Time (each an “Entry Period”). The Winner will be announced and contacted the following Monday morning at approximately 9 a.m. (i) The first Entry Period begins on October 5, 2020 at 7 a.m. and ends October 9, 2020 at 9 a.m. The first Winner will be announced and contacted Monday, October 12, 2020 at approximately 9 a.m. (ii) The second Entry Period begins on October 12, 2020 at 7 a.m. and ends October 16, 2020 at 9 a.m. The Second Winner will be announced and contacted Monday, October 19, 2020 at approximately 9 a.m. (iii) The third Entry Period begins on October 19, 2020 at 7 a.m. and ends October 23, 2020 at 9 a.m. The third Winner will be announced and contacted Monday, October 26, 2020 at approximately 9 a.m. (iv) The fourth and final Entry Period begins on October 26, 2020 at 7 a.m. and ends October 30, 2020 at 9 a.m. The Second Winner will be announced and contacted Monday, November 2, 2020 at approximately 9 a.m. To be eligible for the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes, entries must be received within the specified Entry Period.
5. How to Enter:
Each Monday in October 2020 (October 5, October 12, October 19 and October 26) at 7a.m., the Sponsor will post a question to its Facebook and Instagram social media pages. Eligible entrants can enter The Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes by submitting an answer to the question via a comment to the social media post; by taking a picture following the weekly giveaway questions and tag @Imospizza and using #NationalPizzaMonth on Facebook, Instagram, or Twitter. As a participant, your entry must fully meet all Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes requirements, as specified in the Official Rules, in order to be eligible to win a prize. Incomplete entries or those that do not adhere to the Official Rules or specifications will be disqualified at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.Participants may only enter twice per entry period, once by commenting on the Imo’s Pizza social media post and once by submitting a picture. Additional entries will not be counted. Fraudulent methods of entry or circumvention of the rules may result in the Sponsor invalidating your entries and removing them from the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes at the Sponsor’s sole discretion.
The Winner of the weekly Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes (the “Winner”) will receive a $50.00 Imo’s Pizza gift card. There will be one Winner each week for four weeks, for a total of four (4) Winners of a $50.00 Imo’s Pizza gift card. After the conclusion of the Sweepstakes, one Grand Prize Winner will be selected at random to receive an “Imo’s Party Pack” consisting of five (5) 12” frozen pizzas, two bags of Provel® Bites (116 count), and a half-case of toasted raviolis (87 count), all shipped to the Grand Prize Winners home address. The retail value of the Imo’s Party Pack is $155.50. The prize(s) shall be determined solely by the Sponsor. There shall be no cash or other prize substitution permitted except at the Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. The Winner, upon acceptance of the prize, is solely responsible for all expenses related to the prize, including without limitation any and all local, state, and federal taxes. The Winner shall not transfer assignment of the prize to others nor shall the Winner request the cash equivalent or prize substitution. By accepting the prize, the selected Winner grants permission for the Sponsor to use the Winner’s likeness, entry, and name for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law.
The total number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning.
8. Selection and Notification of Winner:
The Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. The Sponsor will notify the Winner(s) via a direct message through the social media platform through the Winner entered, such Facebook and/or Instagram the immediately following Monday after closing of the entry period. The Sponsor is not responsible for nor shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to email security settings that may cause notifications to be marked as spam or junk email. Nor shall Sponsor be liable for the Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner 1) fails to claim the prize within forty- eight (48) hours from the time the award notification was sent, 2) is found ineligible, or 3) does not complete and return an executed declaration and release within the specified timeframe, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected. Receipt of the prize offered in the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes by the Winner is upon the condition of compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. IF THE WINNER VIOLATES ANY OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, THE WINNER (AT THE SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL BE DISQUALIFIED; AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
9. Rights Granted by You:
By submitting an entry (e.g., text, video, photo, etc.) into this Sweepstakes, You understand and agree that the Sponsor, any individual acting on the Sponsor’s behalf, and the licensees successors, and assigns of the Sponsor shall, where permitted by law, have the right to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use in any media known now or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, worldwide, and without limitation, your submission, name, photo, portrait, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes, and your biographical information for news, publicity, advertising, promotional purposes, trade, information, and public relations without any further notice, review, consent, compensation, or remuneration. You also agree that any and all photos, writing, or other work you submit to Sponsor, must be original work and not violate anyone’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property rights of others, You will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes and You shall defend or settle against such claims that arise as a result of the infringement at your sole expense, and You shall indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor from any suit, claims or damages.
10. Terms & Conditions:
In its sole discretion, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes should non-authorized human intervention, a bug or virus, fraud, or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, impact or corrupt the security, fairness, proper conduct, or administration of the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes. The Sponsor, in the event of any of the above issues, may determine the Winner based on all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by the Sponsor. Individuals who tamper with or attempt to tamper with the operation or entry process of the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions will be disqualified by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. In its sole discretion, the Sponsor has the right to maintain the integrity of the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: any disallowed entry methods that will result in votes/entries being voided; examples: multiple entries from the same user; multiple entries from the same computer beyond the number allowed by the Sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Attempts by any entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Imo’s Pizza® National Pizza Month Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. If any such attempt is made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.
11. Limitation of Liability:
Your entry into this Sweepstakes constitutes Your agreement to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, representatives, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, successors, agents, assigns, directors, employees, and officers against and from any and all claims, liability, illness, injury, death, litigation, loss, or damages that may occur, directly or indirectly from participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the 1) Winner accepting, possessing, using, or misusing of any awarded prize or any portion thereof; 2) any type of technical failure; 3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, phone, or Internet service; 4) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; 5) electronic error or human error in the Promotion administration or the processing of entries.
THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA AND THE STATE OF MISSOURI, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. The Entrant agrees, as a condition of participating in this promotion, that if any disputes cannot be resolved between the Entrant and the Sponsor, and if causes of action arise out of or are connected with this Sweepstakes, they shall be individually resolved exclusively before a court located in the City of St. Louis, State of Missouri having jurisdiction, without resorting to any form of class action. Under no circumstances in any such dispute shall the participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes). The participant waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
14. Winners List:
You may obtain a copy of the Winner’s name(s) or a copy of these Official Rules, by sending your request via mail with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: Imo’s Franchising, Inc., 800 N. 17 th Street, St. Louis, Missouri 63106, United States of America. Requests must be postmarked no later than November 30, 2020 at 11:59 p.m. Central Time.
15. Social Media Channel-Specific Rules:
The Imo’s Pizza National Pizza Month Sweepstakes hosted by Imo’s Franchising, Inc. is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Instagram or Twitter.