RECYCLEBANK’S
AWESOME NEIGHBOR CONTEST

PHILADELPHIA – APRIL 2015
OFFICIAL RULES

1. OFFICIAL RULES:

The Philadelphia Awesome Neighbor Contest (the “Contest”) is designed to promote referrals to the Recyclebank recycling rewards program in Philadelphia. Recyclebank will choose the winner of the Contest and award the prize in accordance with these Official Rules (the “Rules”). The Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. ET on April 6, 2015 (the “Contest Start Date”) and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on April 27, 2015 (the “Contest End Date”) (such period referred to herein as the “Contest Period”). Timing and schedule are subject to change without notice. The Contest is sponsored by Recyclebank, LLC (“Recyclebank”, or the “Sponsor”).

2. BINDING AGREEMENT:

In order to enter the Contest, you must agree to these Rules. These Rules form a binding legal agreement between you and Recyclebank with respect to the Contest. Any violation of these Rules may, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, result in disqualification.

3. HOW TO ENTER:

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON NUMBER NEW REFERRED MEMBERS IN PHILADELPHIA DURING THE CONTEST PERIOD.

To enter the Contest, the participant must a) currently be a Recyclebank member pursuant to the Recyclebank Membership Agreement (https://www.recyclebank.com/get-help/membership-agreement) and b) refer new Recyclebank recycling rewards members in Philadelphia via the Recyclebank Awesome Neighbor referral program. Recyclebank members who get new Philadelphia recycling rewards members to join by using the Awesome Neighbor functionality, will receive one (1) entry to the Contest for each new recycling rewards member during the Contest Period.

Participation in the Contest is voluntary and does not require you to purchase anything from Recyclebank.

4. ELIGIBILITY:

The Contest is only open to legal residents of the United States who reside within the city limits of Philadelphia and are eligible to participate in the Recyclebank Curbside Recycling Program, as determined by the Sponsor, and who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry. Entries are limited to individuals only; commercial enterprises and business entities are not eligible. By participating in the Contest, each participant accepts the conditions stated in these Official Rules, agrees to be bound by the decisions of the Sponsor and warrants that she/he is eligible to participate in the Contest, as applicable. Employees, independent contractors, officers, and directors of the Sponsor, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, legal advisors, and their immediate family members and persons living in the same household, are not eligible to participate in the Contest. THE CONTEST IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.

5. SELECTION OF WINNERS:

Recyclebank will select one (1) prize winner by random drawing from all eligible entries on or about April 28, 2015 (the “Drawing Date”). The Contest prize winner will receive a $500 Amazon Gift Card. Retail value of the prize is Five Hundred Dollars ($500). The winner will be notified by e-mail and/or telephone using the information available to Recyclebank through each individual winner’s Recyclebank account. Such notification shall include instructions for proper acceptance of the prize. In the event a winner does not accept a prize or the prize or prize notification is not deliverable, Recyclebank will select another winner, at random, and notified as described herein. The Sponsor is not responsible for and shall not be liable for late, lost, misdirected or unsuccessful efforts to notify a winner. The winner agrees to Sponsor’s use (directly or through a license to a third party) of his/her name, likenesses, and/or prize information for promotional purposes in any medium without additional compensation to the extent permitted by law. Where lawful, the winner may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release of Liability, and Publicity Release (the “Release”). If the winner is a minor, the Release must be completed by the minor’s parent or legal guardian. There is no substitution, cash equivalent or transfer of the prize allowed except where specified. The winner of the Contest will be solely responsible for all other expenses not specifically set forth herein. Recyclebank reserves the right to substitute the prize of equal or greater value. No other substitution or transfer of prize permitted. Recyclebank is responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise. In order to receive the prize, the winner of the Contest may be required to provide proof of identification. Any and all taxes on any prize, including income and/or sales taxes, are the sole responsibility of the winner.

6. CONDITIONS:

The Sponsor, and its respective agents, directors, officers, shareholders, employees, insurers, servants, parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, predecessors, successors, representatives, advertising, promotion, and fulfillment agencies, and legal advisors (the “Released Entities”), are not responsible for, shall not be liable for, and hereby disclaim all liability arising from or relating to: (i) telephone, electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet, computer or other malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, whether human or technical; (ii) failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer or e-mail transmissions; (iii) any condition caused by events beyond the control of the Sponsor; (iv) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind arising in connection with or as a result of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, or acceptance, possession, or use of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, or from participation in the Contest; or (v) any printing or typographical errors in any materials associated with the Contest. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to suspend, modify or cancel the Contest or any component of the Contest should any unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Contest. In the event that proper administration of the Contest is prevented by such causes as contemplated above, the Sponsor will determine the winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries prior to such action. By participating in the Contest, participants and the winners agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Released Entities, and all others associated with the development and execution of the Contest, from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims and actions of any kind arising out of or relating to the Contest, participation in the Contest, any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, and/or acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, or any portion thereof that may have been awarded, including but not limited to statutory and common law claims for misappropriation or participant’s right of publicity. This Contest shall be governed by New York law. By participating in this Contest, participants agree that New York courts shall have jurisdiction over any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Contest and that venue shall be only in New York, New York.

7. DISCLAIMER:

IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST AND YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF INTERNET SITES WWW.RECYCLEBANK.COM, OR OTHER SPONSOR INTERNET SITES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING ON THIS SITE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS, OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS DON’T APPLY WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

8. WINNERS LIST:

To obtain the first name and last initial of the Contest winner after the Contest End Date, send a separate self-addressed, stamped envelope marked “Philadelphia Awesome Neighbor Contest Winners” to the Sponsor. Requests for identification of the winners must be received no later than ninety (90) days from the Contest Period End Date (residents of Vermont and Washington need not include return postage).

9. SPONSOR:

Recyclebank, LLC
Philadelphia Awesome Neighbor Contest
443 Park Avenue South, 9th Floor
New York, NY 10016


10. NOTICE:

The Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute and seek damages against any individual who attempts to deliberately undermine the proper operation of the Sweepstakes in violation of these Official Rules and/or criminal and/or civil law. 

Copyright © 2015 Recyclebank, LLC. All rights reserved. Recyclebank and the associated logos are trademarks of Recyclebank, LLC. Any other trademarks in these Official Rules are used for prize identification purposes ONLY and are the properties of their respective owners.