THE AFTER FEATURE FILM SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL SWEEPSTAKES RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. YOU MUST HAVE INTERNET ACCESS TO ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
SPONSOR/SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: This Sweepstakes is governed by these official Sweepstakes rules (the “Official Rules”). VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Wattpad Corp. (the "Sponsor"). The Sweepstakes starts at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 21, 2019 and closes at 11:59:59 PM ET on April 1, 2019 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). All references in these rules are Eastern Time, which shall control for all purposes of this Sweepstakes.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to residents of Canada (excluding Quebec) and legal United States residents residing in the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (for clarity, this excludes Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and other U.S. territories and possessions) who are thirteen (13) years of age or older at the time of entry. Entrants who are less than the age of majority in their state or province of primary residence a ‘minor’ must have a parent/legal guardian’s permission to enter. Employees of the Sponsor, its affiliated partners, agents, distributors, their respective advertising or promotional agencies, or the independent contest organization (such entities, collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) or members of any such employee’s immediate family (regardless of where they live) or persons with whom such employees reside (whether related or not) are ineligible to enter or win. “Immediate family” includes spouses or domestic partners and parents, siblings, children and their spouses and domestic partners.
HOW TO ENTER:
To enter the Sweepstakes, you must first visit wattpad.com/After (the “Sweepstakes Website”) and enter a valid email address. PLEASE NOTE: Your email address will only be used by the Sponsor to administer the Sweepstakes. There are four (4) ways to submit an entry into the Sweepstakes and they are as follows:
REFER-A-FRIEND: Upon visiting the Sweepstakes Website, click on the “Refer-A-Friend” button. You will then be provided with a unique URL (the “Unique URL”) that you may share with up to ten (10) friends. You can share the unique URL by emailing up to ten (10) friends or by sharing on Twitter, Facebook, or Instagram. You will receive an entry into the Contest for each friend that enters the Contest through the Unique URL (the “Refer-A-Friend Entry”). Limit of ten (10) Refer-A-Friend Entries per person. The Unique URL may be used up to ten (10) times however may only be used once per person. A “friend” is considered someone the entrant has a personal relationship with. Prior to emailing a link to a friend, you must first obtain the permission of that person. The onus of obtaining such consent rests entirely with the entrant. The Sponsor assumes no responsibility for obtaining any such consent.
TWEET ABOUT THE GIVEAWAY-: Upon visiting the Sweepstakes Website, click on the “Tweet about the Giveaway” where you will then need to link your Twitter account to your entry. Upon signing into your Twitter account, click submit and a pre-populated tweet will appear. You may choose to edit the pre-populated tweet however #AfterSweepstakes (the “Hashtag”) and @AfterMovie and @wattpad (the “Mentions”) must appear in your tweet (the “Tweet”). Next, click “Tweet” and your Tweet will be posted to your Twitter account. You will then need to copy and paste the URL to your Tweet to receive one (1) entry (the “Tweet Entry”) into the Grand Prize draw (See rule 7). PLEASE NOTE: You must copy and paste the URL link to your Tweet to the Sweepstakes Website otherwise you will not receive a Tweet Entry.
TWITTER FOLLOW: Upon visiting the Sweepstakes Website, click on the “Follow @AfterMovie on Twitter” button where you will need to link your Twitter account to your entry if you have not already. Upon signing into your Twitter account, click on the “Follow” button to follow @AfterMovie and receive one (1) entry (the “Follow Entry”) into the Grand Prize draw (see rule 6). Only “Follows” received during the Sweepstakes Period through the Sweepstakes Website will count as an Entry.
SOCIAL PHOTO POST: Post a Photo or Video on your Twitter, Instagram, or Facebook account (collectively referred to as the “Social Media Accounts”) with something related to the After Movie or book and/or why you are looking forward to seeing the After Movie with the Hashtag (#AfterSweepstakes) and the Mentions (@AfterMovie and @Wattpad) (the “Social Post”). Next, click on the “Tag a Photo/Video of yourself talking about After” button and copy and paste the URL link to your Social Post(s) to receive (1) entry (the “Social Entry”) into the Grand Prize draw (see rule 7). PLEASE NOTE: You must copy and paste the URL link to your Social Post to the Sweepstakes Website otherwise you will not receive a Tweet Entry.
ENTRIES: Please note, all posts or tweets submitted as an Entry through Facebook, Instagram or Twitter must be set to public. A Refer-A-Friend Entry, Tweet Entry, Follow Entry, and Social Entry will each be herein individually referred to as an “Entry” and collectively as “Entries”). You may only use one (1) Facebook account, one (1) Instagram account, and one (1) Twitter account to enter the Contest. Any re-tweets of an entrant’s tweet will not increase the chances of winning. Anyone found to use multiple Social Media Accounts to enter the Contest will be ineligible. Anyone found “spamming” by posting multiple updates or comments that are unrelated to the Sweepstakes or by sending large numbers of duplicates to @AfterMovie and/or @Wattpad will be disqualified. Any person who is found to have entered in a fashion not sanctioned by these Official Rules will be disqualified. Proof of transmission (screenshots or captures, etc.) does not constitute proof of delivery. Entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means are prohibited and will be disqualified. The Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, illegible, falsified, damaged, misdirected, mutilated, garbled or incomplete Entries, which will be void. Proof of tweeting or posting an Entry is not proof of receipt by Sponsor. Entries must be received by 11:59:59 PM (ET) on April 1, 2019 (the “Sweepstakes End Date”). In the event an Entrant tweets or posts inappropriate content, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, he or she will be disqualified. Any Entries that do not satisfy the requirements set out in rule 3 or 5 will be ineligible for entry into the Contest. By entering the Sweepstakes through the Sweepstakes Website, you affirm that you have read, understand and agree to the Official Rules, acceptance of the grand prize (see rule 6) as awarded, without substitution, and releasing the Sponsor, its dealers, agents, affiliated and related companies, advertising and promotional agencies, the independent contest organization and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, dealers, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any liability in connection with the Grand Prize or this Sweepstakes.
FORMAT AND CONTENT: Each Tweet and Social Post:
Must include the Hashtag #AfterSweepstakes
Must include the following mentions: @Wattpad and @AfterMovie
be intended for family audience viewing and contain only content that, in the sole and unfettered discretion of the Sponsor, is suitable for all persons, including persons under the age of 13;
not contain any nude, sexually explicit, disparaging, discriminatory, libelous or other inappropriate content of any kind whatsoever;
not contain any content that promotes any product or service other than that of the Sponsor;
not contain any language suggesting or encouraging illegal activity;
not contain anything that infringes or that may infringe anyone’s rights, including intellectual property rights;
not contain any personal information;
not contain any copyrighted works (other than as owned by the eligible Entrant) or third party content that may be subject to and protected by intellectual property laws, including but not limited to music, artwork, video and photographs;
contain entirely original materials that have never before been distributed, shown publicly or published, or selected as a winner in any other contest;
not contain any identifiable third party products and/or trade-marks, brands, logos or copyright, other than those of the Sponsor.
not contain any reference to or likeness of identifiable third parties, unless consent has been obtained from all such individuals and such individuals are of the age of majority.
GRAND PRIZES: There are a total of five (5) grand prizes available to be won (each a “Grand Prize” and collectively known as “Grand Prizes”). Each Grand Prize consists of a 10-15 second personalized video (the “Personalized Video”) to the Grand Prize winner from Hero Fiennes Tiffin, Josephine Langford, and Anna Todd filmed on April 4th, 2019. There is no retail value associated with the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded without substitution, is not transferable, not for resale and has no cash surrender value. The Sponsor reserves the right, in the event that a Grand Prize or any component of a Grand Prize cannot be awarded as described, or becomes unavailable for any reason, to substitute another similar Grand Prize.
GRAND PRIZE DRAWS: One (1) Grand Prize random draw (the “Grand Prize Draw”) will be held on April 2, 2019 at approximately 10:00 AM (ET) (the “Draw Date”) in Toronto, ON to determine the five (5) selected entrants from among all eligible Entries received by the Sweepstakes End Date. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible Entries received by the Sweepstakes End Date.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Each selected entrant will be contacted by email within one (1) business day of the Draw Date (the “Notification”). For any selected entrant from Canada to be declared a Grand Prize winner, the selected entrant must answer correctly, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill-testing question. If a selected entrant (a) cannot be reached by email within one (1) business day of Notification; or (b) if a resident of Canada, fails to correctly answer the skill testing question; then he/she may be disqualified and another entrant will be randomly selected until such time as contact is made with a selected entrant or there are no more eligible Entries or by April 4th, 2019, whichever comes first. Upon receipt of the skill testing question correctly answered (applicable only to Canadian residents), the Grand Prize will be delivered to the winner within thirty (30) days at the email address provided on the Entry Form.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants (and, in the case of a minor entrant, such minor entrant’s parent/legal guardian on their behalf) (i) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the decisions of the Sponsor, made in its sole discretion, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification.
GENERAL: The Releasees do not assume any responsibility for (i) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information and entries that fail to comply with these Official Rules; (ii) any loss, damage, or claims caused by an awarded Prize or the Contest itself; or (iii) any failure of the Sweepstakes Website or Social Media Platforms including any problems, human or technical, printing errors, lost, delayed, garbled data or transmissions, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects or failures of any telephone or computer lines, or technical malfunction of any computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry to be received on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website, or any combination thereof including any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person's computer related to or resulting from downloading any material connected to the Contest, all of which may affect a person’s ability to participate in the Sweepstakes. Entry material/data that has been tampered with or altered is void.
By entering and/or accepting a Grand Prize, each winner (and, in the case of a minor winner, each minor winner’s parent/legal guardian on their behalf) consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and state or province/territory) and/or photograph without further compensation, in connection with any publicity carried out by or on behalf of the Sponsor with respect to this Sweepstakes, except to the extent prohibited by law.
If an entrant is a resident of the United States, by entering and/or accepting a Grand Prize, entrants agree that the Sweepstakes shall be construed in accordance with the governing laws and jurisdiction of the State of New York, excluding its conflict of law rules. If an entrant is a resident of Canada, by entering and/or accepting a Prize, entrants agree that the Sweepstakes shall be construed in accordance with the laws of the Canadian Province of Ontario and the laws of Canada applicable therein, and only an Ontario court of competent jurisdiction shall have jurisdiction and venue over controversies arising out of, or relating to, the Sweepstakes.
All entries become the permanent property of the Sponsor and none will be returned. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial and local laws.
For the winner’s list, send a self-addressed, stamped (for U.S. residents only) envelope by May 31, 2019 to: the After Feature Film Sweepstakes, PO Box 127 Lenox MA 01240-0127. The winner’s list to be available after April 3, 2019.
Sponsor. The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is: Wattpad Corp, 36 Wellington Street East, Suite 200, Toronto, Ontario M5E1C7