TERMS AND CONDITIONS FOR “#CareKarneWale”
ABOUT THE CONTEST AND HOW TO PARTICIPATE
The #CareKarneWale Contest (hereinafter referred to as the "Contest") commencing from October 25, 2019 00.00 hours and is valid till November 3, 2019, 23:59:59 P.M. (“Contest Period”) is hosted by Whirlpool of India Limited and/or its affiliates (“Whirlpool”) on the terms and conditions as stated hereunder (“Terms and Conditions”):
- The term Participants (the “Participant(s)”) herein shall mean and include the Participants for the Contest who shall make the Entries in accordance with the below mentioned process.
- In order to be eligible for the Contest, the Participants shall follow Whirlpool Facebook page/profile https://www.facebook.com/WhirlpoolIndiaOfficial and/or Whirlpool Twitter page/profile https://twitter.com/whirlpool_india and/or Whirlpool Instagram official profile- bit.ly/2u9BuwO (hereinafter referred to as Whirlpool Social Media Pages).
- In order to participate in the Contest, the Participants must log into their respective Social Media Platforms and participate in #CareKarneWale contest by sending their entries in the following manner (“Entry(ies)”). For the purposes of this Contest Social Media Platforms shall me Facebook, Twitter & Instagram:
- Posting original text(s) or picture(s) or video(s) of himself/herself on “how did you take care of your loved ones this Diwali” OR “what special did you do for your loved ones” OR “how did your loved ones take care of you this Diwali” OR “what special did your loved ones do for you” with a hashtag #CareKarneWale on any of the Social Media Platform(s) and tag WhirlpoolIndia.
- Each Participant can post as many Entries as he/she wish to post in order to win the Contest. However, Duplicate Entries, two or more identical Entries or incorrect or incomplete Entries shall be disqualified from the Contest.
- Entry submitted by Participant should be original and not copied or adopted and the Participants should have the right to license to Whirlpool, the copyright and other intellectual property rights in the Entry for the purposes referred to in these Terms and Conditions.
- In order to be eligible to win the Contest, each Participant will have to:
- Invite his/her social network/friends to Like/Share/Comment on his/her post/tweet/Entry of #CareKarneWale.
- Invite his/her social network/friends to post text(s) or picture(s) or video(s) of “how did they take care of their loved ones this Diwali” OR “what special did they do for their loved ones”.
- The Prize Winners (the “Prize Winners”) shall be declared by Whirlpool, in their sole discretion, at the end of Contest Term. Winning criterion may include:
- Creative and/or Innovative Entry
- Preference of video over photo and photo over text
- Number of Like/Share/Comment received on each Entry of the Participant(s);
- There shall be in total be five (5) Prize Winners from 1st to 5th Prize Winner. Prizes shall be given in the manner provided below:
- One 1st Prize Winner will get Whirlpool Intellifresh 340L 3star refrigerator;
- Two 2nd Prize Winners will get Whirlpool Bloomwash Pro 7kg heater top load washing machine;
- Two 3rd Prize Winners will get Whirlpool Jetcrisp 25L microwave
- The Participants must submit their Entries within the validity term of the Contest Period. Any Entry received or any change/update/like/share/comment on the Entry after the term of the Contest Period may not be entertained and accordingly, shall be considered ineligible for the Contest. In the event of any discrepancy as to the date and/or the time of receipt of entry or change/update/like/share/comment, Whirlpool or its agents shall have the final decision in resolving such discrepancy.
- Prize Winners of the Contest shall be announced/ declared on Whirlpool Social Media Platforms through new post by November 08, 2016. The Prize Winner(s) must confirm acceptance of the notification immediately with Whirlpool.
- Prize Winner will also be notified via a Direct Message on Twitter or a Private Message on Facebook and Direct Message on Instagram and Prize Winner shall be asked to provide a valid email address and phone number so that Whirlpool contact person can get in touch with the Prize Winner for further formalities related to the Prize.
- If the Prize Winner fails to provide contact details to Whirlpool as set out in paragraph above within one (1) day or 24 hours after receipt of Direct Message or Private Message or the email/Direct message or Private Message sent to the Prize Winner is returned as undeliverable or the Prize Winner declines the Prize or rejected after verification or fails to provide documents to claim the Prize or found ineligible or fails to comply with these Terms and Conditions of the Contest, the Prize Winner shall stand disqualified.
- In a Prize Winner is disqualified as mentioned above, Whirlpool may at its sole discretion either:
- Consider new Prize Winner for that position and accordingly the Winner list will stand revised as per the selection criterion and the next eligible alternate shall be selected sequentially as the Prize Winners. OR
- Disqualify that Prize in entirety.
- In case of any revision or declaration of new Prize Winner a new post shall be posted on Whirlpool Social Media Platforms.
ELIGIBILITY FOR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST
- Participants must be citizens of India and residing in India. Residents of other countries and non-citizens of India are not eligible to participate.
- The Participants must have attained the age of 18 years to participate in the Contest.
- Employees, agents and promoters (including their immediate family members) of Whirlpool and any of their divisions, affiliates and subsidiaries, and others associated with the Contest in any manner, are not eligible to participate in the Contest.
- Participants may send as many Entries as they desire but only one Entry of shall be considered for selecting Prize Winner. A Participant can win only once in this Contest. Any subsequent wins (if declared) will be automatically void. Decision of Whirlpool in this regard is final and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
TERMS AND CONDITIONS TO CLAIM THE PRIZE
To claim the Prize, the Prize Winner shall be asked to provide:
- contact number and email address;
- valid identification with proof of (i) age, (ii) ownership of the respective Social Media Platform used for sending Entries and (iii) his/ her residential address (iv) valid Identity Proof (v) any other document as required by Whirlpool or its designated representative in order to claim the Prize. Upon completion of successful verification, the Participant will be sent the Prize.
- Any taxes as per the laws, rules and regulations of Central/state government or local authorities shall be borne by the Prize Winner(s).
OTHER TERMS AND CONDITIONS
- By participating in the Contest, each Participant agrees to follow these Terms and Conditions and to be bound by any decisions made by Whirlpool in its sole discretion, including any interpretations of the Terms and Conditions.
- It is the sole responsibility of the Participant(s) to ensure that the Entry submitted does not infringe the rights of any third party including rights in any intellectual property and shall be original in form. The Participants acknowledges that the Entry(ies) submitted by them shall not dishonestly adopted or copied from any person’s intellectual property, ideas, words, images or data, written texts, photos, pictures, data available on internet or otherwise, research, music scores, visual arts, video programs etc. If any of the Participants is found to have committed plagiarism at any time during the Contest Period or after the declaration of Prize Winner, the Participant/Prize Winner shall immediately be disqualified from the Contest and that Participant/Prize Winner shall be responsible for any third party claim of plagiarism. In case of Prize Winner, the prize shall be forfeited immediately upon knowledge of wrongdoing.
- Whirlpool including their divisions, affiliates and subsidiaries, and their respective agents and representatives, owners, distributors, retailers, and advertising/promotion agencies, are not responsible for any loss of Entries for any reason whatsoever including, due to any problems caused by network lines, computer systems, internet service providers including Entries, like, share or comment received after the deadline as a consequence of computer service delays, interruptions, failures or overloads, or for lost, misdirected or misplaced Entries. Entries are void if not original, unreadable, inaccurate, incomplete, damaged, tampered with, falsified, mechanically reproduced, irregular in any way or otherwise not in compliance with these Terms and Conditions.
- Whirlpool does not accept, and is not responsible for, any loss or delayed data and/or communication. Whirlpool reminds the Participants of the nature and limitations of the Internet and is not responsible for any problems, technical malfunctions.
- Whirlpool has the right to dismiss Participant’s Entry at its sole discretion including but not limited to pertaining any of the following conditions:
- Use of false or other people’s personal information for entry.
- Multiple Entries using multiple accounts.
- Using of any software program or unfair means or any other means to get added advantage over the other Participants.
- Whirlpool reserves its right to select and declare or not to declare the Prize Winner if no Participant has submitted an interesting Entry. Decision of Whirlpool in this regard is final and no correspondence in this regard will be entertained.
- Errors and omissions may be accepted at Whirlpool’s discretion. Failure by Whirlpool to enforce any of its rights at any stage does not constitute a waiver of those rights. Incomplete, indecipherable or Incorrect Entries are not eligible to win.
- Whirlpool and its agents, affiliates and representatives will use their best efforts to contact the Prize Winner, but will not be responsible or liable in any way whatsoever if the Prize Winner cannot be reached.
- Mere participation in the Contest does not entitle the Participants to win a Prize.
- The Prize will be awarded to the Prize Winner pursuant to verification and in accordance with these Terms and Conditions irrespective of the declaration of the Prize Winner.
- Prize shall be delivered to the Prize Winner by way of courier within 15 days of declaration of Prize Winners. The risk and title in the Prize vests in the Winner upon Whirlpool’s dispatch of the Prize.
- Whirlpool does not provide any implied or express warranties or guarantees with respect to usability and sizes (in case of merchandise) of the Prize.
- Prize is not transferable, assignable or exchangeable and cannot be combined with any goods, cash, person or scheme respectively in any circumstances. The Prize cannot be negotiated or refunded, and by no means will cash equivalent be given. Only the Prize Winner, and no other person or agent, may claim the Prize.
- Whirlpool has the right to substitute the Prize with other Prize of similar or equal value, as determined by Whirlpool in its sole discretion.
- By participating in the Contest, the Participant(s) allows Whirlpool, to access his/her personal information including but not limited to name and other details including pictures on its Social Media Platforms or on other social networking sites, list of friends and any other information present on his/her Social Media Platform or on other social networking sites
- The Participants agree to use the Whirlpool Social Media Platform and tag @WhirlpoolIndia and hashtag #CareKarneWale only for lawful purposes, and in a manner provided in the Contest. The Participants are prohibited from posting or transmitting via these links and hashtags/tags any unlawful, defamatory, obscene, offensive or scandalous material, foul language, or any material that constitutes or encourages conduct that would be considered a criminal offence, likely to give rise to civil liability, or otherwise violates any law. Whirlpool will fully co-operate with any law enforcement authorities or court order lawfully requesting or directing us to disclose the identity of anyone posting any such information or materials on these links and pages.
- Whirlpool reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to change the Terms and Conditions of this Contest and to alter/vary or terminate the Contest at any time without any prior notice in compliance with any law, ruling, order, regulation, requirement or instruction of any Central/State Government or for any other unavoidable reason beyond its control. The Participants shall be informed of such discontinuance/cancellation as soon as possible and Whirlpool shall not be liable for any loss to such Participants due to such discontinuation or termination. By entering into the Contest the Participant agrees to such amended terms. It is the Participant’s responsibility to check regularly, in order to ascertain if any changes have been made to these Terms and Conditions.
- Whirlpool is not responsible for any errors or omissions in the terms and conditions contained herein. All information provided in the Contest is provided "As is" without warranty of any kind. Whirlpool makes no representations and disclaims all express, implied, and statutory warranties of any kind to the Participant and/or any third party including, without limitation, warranties as to accuracy, timelines, completeness, merchantability, or fitness for any particular purpose.
- Under no circumstance, unless due to willful misconduct or gross negligence, shall Whirlpool and/or their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries, be liable to the Participant and/or any third party for any lost profits or lost opportunity, indirect, special, consequential, incidental, or punitive damages whatsoever. The Participant specifically agrees not to file in person/through any family member and/or any third party any applications, criminal and/or civil proceedings in any courts or forum in India against Whirlpool and/or their directors, employees, officers, affiliates or subsidiaries to claim any damages or relief in connection with the Contest.
- By entering into the Contest and accepting the Prize, the Prize Winner waive all copyrights, rights of publicity and any related rights and consents to Whirlpool’s right to tag, notify, picture, tape or portray him/her as a Contest Prize Winner, and to exhibit this material in any and all media now existing or hereinafter created, including without limitation internet, television, film, radio and print media, without any compensation whatsoever for advertising and publicity purposes, except where prohibited by law. The Prize Winner also consents to Whirlpool’s right to use his/her name, voice or picture, or the content of his/her Contest Entry (collectively, the “Publicity Rights”) and co-operate with Whirlpool or participate in any other reasonable post-competition publicity.
- Whirlpool may use any personal information provided by the Participant with the Entry for the purposes of the competition, for marketing purposes including the distribution of regular email updates or newsletters. Any personal information relating to Participants will be used solely by us in accordance with applicable data protection legislation.
- By participating in the Contest, Participants give an explicit consent to Whirlpool to contact them at present and in the future for any communication related to Whirlpool products, special offers, events and other consumer engagements.
- Non-conformance by any Participant and /or winner of the Contest will result in immediate disqualification of the Participant from participation or winning the Prize as the case maybe.
- The decisions of Whirlpool and its representatives regarding running/process/results of the Contest, data selection and on all aspects of the Contest shall be final and binding on all the Participants. No appeals will be entertained in this regard.
- The Contest shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the applicable laws in India. All matters with respect to the Contest are subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Courts at Gurgaon, Haryana only.
- Your participation in the Contest by sending Entries through internet will be construed as an acceptance of the above stated Terms and Conditions and that you have read the terms and conditions mentioned here.