By participating in the Haworth, Inc. (Sponsor) Fern 2023 Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees to these official rules and agrees to abide by and be bound by the official rules. The sweepstakes (“Promotion”) is subject to all federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited by law.
NO PURCHASE REQUIRED or NECESSARY to enter or win. To be eligible, you must be a legal resident of the United States (including District of Columbia) and 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. By entering this Promotion, you are certifying that you are at least 18 years of age or older at the time of entry, and proof of age may be required prior to receiving the prize. Employees (their immediate family members) of Haworth, Inc., its affiliated companies, subsidiaries, authorized dealers are NOT eligible to participate.
HOW TO ENTER: Beginning on May 31,, 2023, at 8:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”), and concluding June 18, 2023, at 11:59 PM ET, enter your information as instructed below:
Participate in the Promotion by submitting the following information in the form provided on the 75th Anniversary Landing page during the entry period: your full legal name, valid email address, first and last name, employer, country and role with your employer.
Limit of one (1) entry form per person. Additional entries will be disqualified, and the Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any person that submits multiple entries. Automated or bulk entries submitted will be disqualified.
PRIZES, DRAWINGS & ODDS OF WINNING: There will be two prize winners. The prize winners will be selected in a random drawing. The drawing will be from all eligible entries received during the entry period. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, whose decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received.
PRIZE. Prize is not transferable and may not be redeemed for cash. Prize will be assigned to the winner at random and include: two limited edition 75th Anniversary Fern chairs – one per drawing winner (approximate retail value of $1,900 for each chair, total of $3,800).
GENERAL CONDITIONS. The potential prize winner will be notified by email within five (5) days of the random drawing. If the winner cannot be located or does not respond to claim the prize within five (5) days after notification, the prize will be awarded to another randomly selected entrant. Winners may be required to sign a Prize Winner’s Affidavit of Eligibility and Release Form within five (5) days of notification and prior to receipt of prize. In the event of noncompliance, an alternate winner will be selected. No substitution of prizes is permitted, except that the sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in the event the prize cannot be awarded as stated. Prizes are transferable at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Promotion or winning a prize if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor’s representatives. Sponsor is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the offer or administration of the Promotion, including but not limited to errors in the advertising, Official Rules, selection and announcement of the winners and distribution of the prizes. If the approximate retail value of the prize exceeds $600, Sponsor will send an IRS form 1099 to the prize winner. Sponsor reserves the right to terminate or amend the Promotion, in whole or in part, at any time without notice, if any factor, including without limitation non-authorized human intervention, interferes with its conduct as contemplated by these Official Rules. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF 2 CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
RELEASE. By participating in the Promotion, entrants agree that Sponsor, its affiliates and each of their respective representatives, agencies, affiliates, subsidiaries, directors, officers and employees (the “Released Parties”) shall have no liability whatsoever for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind resulting from the acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or ownership of any prize or technical, hardware, software or telephone failures of any kind, cost or unavailable network connections, fraud, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, whether caused by Sponsor, users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of submissions which may damage a user’s system or limit an Entrant’s ability to participate in the Promotion.
FORCE MAJEURE. Without limiting any other provision in these Official Rules, the Released Parties are not responsible for or liable to any entrant or winner, or any person claiming through such entrant or winner, for failure to supply the Prize or any part thereof due to any Promotion activity or being affected, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, by reason of (without limitation), (a) any acts of God; (b) any law, rule, action, regulation, order or request by any local, state or federal governmental or quasi-governmental entity or authority (whether or not the law, rule, action, regulation, order or request proves to be invalid); (c) equipment failure; (d) terrorist acts, threatened terrorist acts, air raid, act of public enemy, or war (declared or undeclared); (e) fire, flood, earthquake, epidemic, blackout, pandemic, or explosion; (f) unusually severe weather, snowfall, flood, tornado or hurricane; (g) embargo, labor dispute, strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, or work slowdown; (h) civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or public assembly; or (i) any other cause uncontrollable by the Released Parties, whether or not specifically mentioned above.
DISPUTES, LIMITATION OF LIABILITY, AND GOVERNING LAW. Each entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion or the prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Western District of Michigan or the appropriate Michigan State Court; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion but excluding attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to, claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, Entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of administering parties in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of Michigan.