Instagram 25K Giveaway

Thank you for helping us reach 25,000 Instagram followers!

As a thank you, we are running a HORTILUX give-away where you can win a free swag pack + a free lamp!

There is a 25K Follower Giveaway post on our Instagram channel

Enter in just two easy steps:
1. Reply to the Instagram post why you buy EYE HORTILUX
2. Tag a friend in your reply!

Only one comment will count as an entry. Multiple comments will not count as multiple entries. Must follow @hortilux on Instagram to be eligible. Two (2) winners will be chosen randomly from comments on the Instagram post. Full rules and contest details below.

Contest runs first day we reach 25,000 Instagram followers Thursday 3/26/2020 through Midnight Friday 3/27/2020. Winners will be announced Monday, 3/30/2020.

Giveaway Rules

Instagram 25K Giveaway (“Giveaway”)

ENTRY PERIOD: The Instagram 25K Giveaway begins first day we reach 25,000 Instagram followers 3/26/2020 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on 3/29/2020 (“Entry Period”).

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. ALL DISPUTES WILL BE RESOLVED SOLELY BY THE EYE HORTILUX MARKETING DEPARTMENT AND ENTRANTS WAIVE THE ABILITY TO BRING CLAIMS IN A CLASS ACTION FORMAT.

ELIGIBILITY: The Giveaway is open only to legal residents of the United States and Canada who are eighteen (18) years of age or older with a valid email address at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of EYE HORTILUX. (“Sponsor”), EYE HORTILUX and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Giveaway are not eligible to participate or win the Prize (defined below). The Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.

HOW TO ENTER: There is one method of entry for the Giveaway: via Instagram. No other method of entry will be accepted. Limit one (1) entry per person/Instagram account/email address. Additional entries beyond the specified limit will be void.

To enter, you must, during the Entry Period, (i) have a valid, public (i.e., not protected) Instagram account (ii) be a follower of the official Instagram account of @HORTILUX and (iii) from your public Instagram account, submit a comment on the EYE HORTILUX “25k” Instagram post from (insert date) and include a note regarding why you buy EYE HORTILUX products and a tag to remain publicly posted through the Entry Period. The submission must comply with the (1) Content Restrictions (as set forth in the Content Restrictions section below), and (2) the Instagram Terms of Use available at help.instagram.com. All information submitted online via Instagram is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with, the Instagram Terms of Use and Privacy Policy available at help.instagram.com. If you do not have an Instagram account, visit Instagram.com or download the free Instagram application and register in accordance with the enrollment instructions for a free Instagram account. Data and usage fees may apply to the download and use of the Instagram application. By successfully completing and submitting all required information as directed to remain posted through the Drawing Date, you will be entered in the Giveaway. Submissions hidden or removed prior to the Drawing Date will be void. Submissions will not be judged, evaluated or otherwise used in the winner selection process (other than for purposes of verifying eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules). All information submitted by entrants online via Instagram in connection with the Giveaway and shared with, or otherwise made available to, EYE HORTILUX per entrants’ Instagram account settings is subject to, and will be treated in a manner consistent with, EYE HORTILUX’s website Privacy Policy accessible at: eyehortilux.com/privacy-policy/. Any Submission that does not comply with the Content Restrictions or otherwise with these Official Rules, are void.

RANDOM DRAWING: On the first business day after the close of the Entry Period (“Drawing Date”), the potential winner of the Giveaway will be selected by random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules, the potential winner will be declared the official winner of the Giveaway (the “Winner”). The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Giveaway. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.

PRIZE: Two (2) Prizes Will Be Awarded. Each Winner will receive one (1) EYE HORTILUX Swag Pack, which includes a T-shirt, hat, stickers and other promotional items, and includes one EYE HORTILUX HID Grow lamp of winner’s choice. Approximate Retail Value of the Prize: $100-$240 USD depending on the choice of lamp.

PRIZE CONDITIONS: All Prize details shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of Sponsor. Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes). The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize (or any portion thereof) with a prize of comparable or greater value at its sole and absolute discretion.

PUBLICATION, LICENSE AND RELEASE: By entering the Giveaway and submitting a Submission, each entrant (a) agrees that his/her Submission is an original work of authorship and that he/she owns all rights, title and interest in the Submission as of the date of submission or has all necessary rights and authorizations to submit it and the express permission of all individuals, content and materials embodied in the Submission to submit it for possible use as provided herein; (b) agrees that his/her Submission does not violate the EYE HORTILUX website (eyehortilux.com) or infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; (c) grants to Sponsor, EYE HORTILUX and each of their respective designees the perpetual and unlimited right and license to use, license, edit, modify, duplicate and/or create derivative works from his/her Submission throughout the world and in perpetuity, including, but not limited to, the right for Sponsor and/or EYE HORTILUX, as applicable, to publish, display, broadcast, distribute, reproduce, perform, create derivative works from and otherwise use and exploit the Submission via the Internet or any other interactive media, in stadium, on television, in print and/or any other media currently existing and hereafter developed and without limitation and without payment of any compensation to the entrant or his/her heirs and successors, (i) on its own or as part of any audiovisual or other production; (ii) to advertise any products, programming or services of EYE HORTILUX or for any other advertising, marketing, publicizing and promotional purposes and in any materials related thereto; and/or (iii) for any other purpose whatsoever; and (d) release in perpetuity the Released Parties from any claims, demands, losses and liabilities of any nature arising out of or in any way connected with the Submission, and the use thereof as permitted hereunder, including, but not limited to, claims of copyright or trademark infringement, false endorsement, libel, slander, defamation or infringement of rights of publicity or privacy. Nothing herein will obligate EYE HORTILUX to make any use of any of the rights set forth herein.

CONTENT RESTRICTIONS: Entrants must not include any of the following content (the “Content Restrictions”) in any Submission: (a) pornography, adult-oriented content or any other sexually-explicit material; (b) materials relating to lotteries or gambling; (c) explicit language or content, images of violence, or promotion of illegal activities; (d) content in violation of intellectual property rights or laws; (e) libelous, defamatory, disparaging, tortious or slanderous materials; (f) content that denigrates, disparages or reflects negatively on EYE HORTILUX, their owners and employees, or the indoor growing industry; (g) dangerous stunts; (h) real weapons of any kind including, but not limited to, guns, knives or projectiles; (i) material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, sex, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, age or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law, ordinance, or regulation; (j) individuals under legal age of majority without providing a signed release from parent or legal guardian; (k) audio and/or visual content owned by any third party (e.g., recorded music; pre-produced video, etc.); and (l) material that is unlawful, or otherwise in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where the Submission is created. Any Submission that does not comply with the foregoing, in the sole discretion of Sponsor, will be disqualified.

NOTIFICATION: The potential winner will be notified via Instagram direct message (the “Prize Notification”). In the event that any potential winner does not respond to any such Prize Notification within three (3) days of the date of issuance, or declines the Prize for any reason or, a disqualification will result, the Prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number and/or other identification to Sponsor and may be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Publicity, within five (5) days of the date of issuance. Failure to submit any identification required by Sponsor or to return the required documents within the specified time period, noncompliance with these Official Rules or the return of the Prize (or any portion thereof) or Prize Notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and Prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential winner to be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Giveaway and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (a) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (b) waive any and all claims against Sponsor, Instagram, Inc. (“Instagram”), and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, officers, directors, employees, agents, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Giveaway, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Giveaway or from the receipt or use of the Prize (or any portion thereof) or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of the Prize (or any portion thereof). By entering this Giveaway, each entrant gives his/her express permission to be contacted by Sponsor by telephone, email and/or postal mail for Giveaway purposes. The Winner, by acceptance of the Prize, grants to Sponsor, and each of their respective designees the right to publicize the Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice, statements and/or other likeness and prize information for advertising, promotional, trade and/or any other purpose in any media or format now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without limitation and without further compensation, consideration, permission or notification, unless prohibited by law.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, misdirected, lost, misrouted, scrambled, damaged, delayed, undelivered, mutilated, postage-due or garbled entries, transmissions, email or mail; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless network, website, or other connections including those through and/or by any website, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone, cable or wireless transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; wireless service congestion; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems, wireless towers or cellular tower equipment; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in wireless or other transmission, processing, or communication; non-delivery; misdirected, blocked, or delayed email notifications; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Giveaway-related advertisements or other materials; or any other errors, problems or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, network, computer, telephone, wireless service, mail, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Giveaway, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Giveaway, the processing of entries, or the announcement of the Prize or in any Giveaway-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer and/or wireless device related to or resulting from participating in this Giveaway or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Giveaway or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Giveaway by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or any representative of Sponsor or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Giveaway is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsor and/or their respective agents. Sponsor shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Giveaway, and to resolve all disputes in its sole discretion. Released Parties (a) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning the Prize (or any portion thereof), and (b) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Sponsor EYE HORTILUX reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Giveaway (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Giveaway (or any portion thereof). In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winner and award the Prize by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation. Sponsor and EYE HORTILUX also reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Giveaway.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS GIVEAWAY OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS GIVEAWAY MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT, AND SPONSOR AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AGENTS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEY’S FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means will be disqualified. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of any potential winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be declared made by the Authorized Email Account Holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Email Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the email address for the domain associated with the submitted email address. In the event of dispute as to the identity or eligibility of any potential winner based on an Instagram account, the winning entry will be declared made by the Authorized Instagram Account Holder of the Instagram account that submitted the Submission at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Instagram Account Holder” is defined as the natural person assigned to an Instagram account by Instagram.

SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Giveaway is EYE HORTILUX, 9150 Hendricks Rd, Mentor, OH 44060.

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