Sweepstakes 2019: Terms of Service

Sense Saves – Smart Plug Sweepstakes

Sweepstakes Official Rules

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN

Purchase does not increase chance of winning.

The sponsor: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Sense Labs Inc, located at 485 Massachusetts Ave, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02139.

The prize: Over a two month period, a total of nine prize packages will be awarded. Four winners will receive two TP-Link HS110 smart plugs. One winner will receive a TP-Link HS300 smart strip and a Philips Hue White Ambiance Starter Kit. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is nontransferable. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner.

How to enter: You may enter the Sweepstakes by submitting a post on Sense Saves, available at sensesaves.sense.com. Upon moderator approval, you will be entered in the sweepstakes. You can enter a maximum of two times per month, once per semi-monthly drawing.  

Drawing structure: Over the two month period, there will be a total of five drawings. Two weeks after the sweepstakes start, the first winner will be drawn. Every two weeks after that, a new winner will be drawn until the sweepstakes end. At the conclusion of the sweepstakes, a final winner will be drawn from all entries.  

Terms and Conditions

  1. By submitting an entry, you fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules.
  2. Sweepstakes entries are limited to the United States, excluding Rhode Island, and District of Columbia who are eighteen years of age or older at the time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Subject to any governmental approval that may be required, Sponsor reserves the right to, without prior notice and at any time, terminate the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, or modify Sweepstakes in any way, should any factor interfere with its proper conduct as contemplated by these Official Rules. Sweepstakes will begin on April 24, 2019 at noon EDT and end on June 24, 2019 at noon EDT. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion, to cancel the sweepstakes in its entirety, if it becomes technically corrupted or because of non-authorized human intervention.
  3. Eligibility. Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States. A purchase does not enhance your chance of winning. Employees, officers, or directors of Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and their children, parents, spouse, and members of their household are ineligible to participate. No purchase or online entry necessary.
  4. Effective date of entries. Entries will be effective on the day received. All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. You are responsible for your costs of entering, including online access charges, long distance telephone charges, and postage.
  5. Selection of winners. Winners will be determined by random drawing from all eligible entries received. Drawings will be held as soon as is commercially reasonable. Winners must agree to the use of their names, voices, and/or likeness for the purpose of advertising, trade, or promotion without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  6. Notification of winners. Sweepstakes winner will be notified by email. An email will be sent to the winner within one week after the drawing. All decisions are final and binding. Should the email be returned as invalid, two more attempts will be made via email. Winners must contact Sponsor within 5 calendar days from the date the notification is sent by Sponsor to claim their prize. Failure to contact Sponsor within that 5 day period will result in immediate disqualification of the selected entrant and a new winner will be selected. No exceptions will be made to this rule. Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected, or unsuccessful efforts to notify winners. The winning entries will also be announced on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram.
  7. Odds of winning. The odds of winning any drawing will be determined by the number of eligible entries received.
  8. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account.
  9. Other conditions. Sponsor, its agents and representatives, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies and legal advisors are not responsible for and will not be liable for (I) late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, unintelligible or postage due entries; (II) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures or difficulties of any kind; (III) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (IV) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Sponsor that may cause Sweepstakes to be disrupted or corrupted; (V) any injuries losses or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of the Sweepstakes, or from participation in the Sweepstakes; or (VI) any printing or typographical error in any material associated with the Sweepstakes.
  10. General Conditions. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes if fraud or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. In such event, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize at random from among the eligible entries received up to the time of the impairment. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
  11. Indemnification. You agree to release and hold Sponsor, its employees, officers, directors, shareholders, agents, representatives, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors, harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind in connection with the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, personal injury, death and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy. This sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter or Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor, not to Twitter or Facebook.

Choice of law. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of you and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, will be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.

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