CONFIRM YOUR CONTACT INFO CONTEST
Official Contest Rules (the “Rules”)
This Confirm Your Contact Info Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by OMERS Administration Corporation (“OMERS”).
This Contest is open to individual OMERS members who are residents of Canada. Employees, representatives and agents of OMERS or of OMERS Sponsors Corporation, the Contest judges and persons with whom they are domiciled, are not permitted to enter the Contest. Groups, clubs, organizations, businesses and commercial and non-commercial entities cannot participate.
HOW TO ENTER:
The Contest launches on November 1, 2018 at 12:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on November 15, 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Contest Period”).
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter the Contest, visit myOMERS.com (“Contest Website”) during the Contest Period, and either confirm or update your contact information. If you already have a myOMERS account on myOMERS.com, you will need to log in to your account, click on the “Update/Confirm Contact Info” button and complete the process. If you do not already have a myOMERS account on myOMERS.com, you will need to go to myOMERS.com/register and follow the steps to register and activate your myOMERS account. After registering and activating your myOMERS account, you will need to log in. You will then be asked for your current contact information. Once you confirm or update your contact information as part of the process you will be entered into the Contest. To register for a myOMERS.com account you will need your member number, date of birth and the last three digits of your social insurance number. In addition, OMERS members who have updated their contact information on myOMERS.com or who registered for myOMERS between September 1, 2018 and October 31, 2018 and are otherwise eligible to enter the Contest will be automatically entered into the Contest. Limit one (1) entry and one (1) prize per person.
PRIZES, DRAW & ODDS:
There are five (5) Prizes available to be won, each consisting of CAD $1,000, which will be provided in the form of a cheque. Each Prize must be accepted as awarded and cannot be transferred.
A random drawing will take place on November 19, 2018 at approximately 11:00am ET at OMERS offices at 100 Adelaide St. W., Suite 900, in Toronto, Ontario, to select five (5) entries from among all eligible entries received.
The odds of winning a Prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
GENERAL PRIZE INFORMATION:
To be declared a winner and claim a Prize, a selected participant must be eligible according to these Rules. In addition, the potential winner must:
- Be reached (by telephone or by email) by OMERS or its representatives within five (5) days from the date that contact was first attempted;
- Correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question, without assistance; and
- If required, complete and sign a declaration of compliance and release form (“Release”) confirming compliance with these Rules and releasing OMERS and its affiliates, agencies and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Contest Group”) from all liability with respect to the potential winner’s participation in the Contest and the awarding or use of the Prize, and return it to address indicated by the deadline indicated in the letter accompanying the Release.
All prize claims are subject to verification of entrant eligibility and compliance with these Rules. All selected entrants whose eligibility cannot be confirmed under these Rules shall be disqualified. If a selected entrant cannot be reached within the five (5) day period, fails to correctly answer the mathematical skill-testing question in the manner prescribed, fails to return the Release within the required timeframe or otherwise is not in compliance with these Rules, he/she will be disqualified and will forfeit the Prize; and OMERS can, at its sole and absolute discretion, select another eligible entrant and attempt to reach this entrant, who will also be subject to the same qualification Rules.
Refusal by a selected entrant to accept a Prize as described and according to the conditions of these Rules will release OMERS of all obligations relating to this Prize for this entrant and OMERS may, in its sole discretion, select an alternate entrant to receive the Prize. Confirmed winners will be notified of how to claim their Prize and the Prize will be delivered. OMERS will not be responsible for failed attempts at contacting a selected entrant.
Subject to the jurisdiction of the Regie des alcools, des courses et des jeux in Quebec, OMERS reserves the right, at its sole discretion and at any time without prior notice, to terminate, amend or suspend all or part of this Contest (or to amend these Rules) for any reason including in the event of an incident, virus, bugs or any human intervention that could corrupt or affect the administration, security, impartiality or normal flow of this Contest. OMERS is not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or deleted computer or network transmissions which may limit the ability to participate in the Contest. In no event will OMERS be required to award more prizes than the number stipulated in these Rules or award prizes other than those described in these Rules.
By participating in this Contest, each entrant accepts and agrees to abide by these Rules and all decisions of the Contest judges, which shall be final and legally binding on the entrant in all matters relating to this Contest.
OMERS reserves the right to cancel and revoke any entries if they are found to be improper, fraudulent, forged, incomplete or tampered with or if the entrant is subsequently found to be ineligible pursuant to the Rules. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, OMERS reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution.
By entering this Contest, each entrant acknowledges and agrees that the Contest Group: (i) shall have no liability of any kind whatsoever with respect to this Contest, the entrant’s participation therein, and/or the awarding, use, misuse, or participation in the Prize; and (ii) is not liable for injury, loss or damage of any kind resulting from the entrant’s acceptance, use, misuse, or participation in any Prize or otherwise from such entrant’s participation in this Contest. The Contest Group is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of this Contest, including but not limited to errors in advertising, the Rules, the selection and announcement of the winner or the distribution of the Prizes.
For residents of Quebec, any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. For residents of Quebec, any litigation regarding the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
Personal information collected from entrants will be used by OMERS to administer the Contest and otherwise in accordance with OMERS privacy statement available online at www.omers.com. By accepting a Prize, a winner consents to the use of his/her name, city and province/territory of residence, voice, photograph, statements and/or other likeness in any publicity or advertisement carried out by OMERS and publication of same without further compensation.
For the name of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope within 120 days of the end of the Contest Period with a request to: Confirm Your Contact Info Contest, c/o OMERS Administration Corporation, 900-100 Adelaide Street W., M5H 0E2.