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Terms and Conditions
WW Sandwich Better Contest

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. SEE BELOW FOR FULL CONTEST DETAILS. PARTICIPATION IN THIS

CONTEST CONSTITUTES YOUR FULL AND UNCONDITIONAL ACCEPTANCE OF, AND AGREEMENT

TO BE LEGALLY BOUND BY, THESE RULES (THE “ RULES ”).

The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with Instagram.

I. SPONSOR

1. The WW Sandwich Better Contest promotional giveaway (the “ Contest ”) is sponsored by WW

Canada Ltd, 1415 Joshuas Creek Drive, Suite 200, Oakville, ON L6H 7G4. (the “ Sponsor ”).

II. CONTEST PERIOD

2. The Contest begins on February 1, 2021 at 8:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ ET ”) and ends on February

15, 2021, at 4:00 PM ET (the “ Contest Period ”).

3. The deadline to submit your participation is February 15, 2021 at 4:00 PM (the “ Deadline ”).

III. ELIGIBILITY

4. The Contest is open to all residents of Canada excluding Quebec who have reached the age of

majority in their province or territory of residence at the time of entry, except for the following

persons who are not eligible: an employee, representative, agent or mandatary of the Sponsor,

its parent, related or affiliated companies, subsidiaries, franchisees, suppliers, advertising and

promotional agencies, contest administrators, contest judges, contest jury, or any other parties

engaged in the development, production or distribution of the contest materials, or members of

the immediate family (spouse, parent, siblings and children) or any person with whom the

foregoing are domiciled.

IV. HOW TO PARTICIPATE

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT IN ANY WAY WHATSOEVER

INCREASE OR OTHERWISE IMPACT YOUR CHANCES OF RECEIVING A PRIZE.

5. In order to participate in the Contest and in order to be eligible to receive a prize, you must:

a. Have a valid Instagram® account and/or WW Connect (an “ Account ”);

b. During the Contest Period, post a photo using your Account with the tags

@WW_CANADA on Instagram® (the “ Post ”), displaying a sandwich you made in the

past or that you are planning to make with bread or with your favorite WW bread

products (the “ Contest Photo ”), which complies with the Photo Entry Specifications, as

defined below;

c. The Post must include the hashtag #WWSandwichBetter;

d. The Post must be made from a public profile in order to allow the Sponsor to

communicate with the participant.

6. The Contest Photo and any language used in the Post must comply with the following

specifications (the “ Photo Entry Specifications ”):

a. be an original creation, and be a photograph taken solely by the Account owner.

Reproducing, modifying, enhancing or altering a third party's pre-existing photograph or

work does not qualify as an original creation;

b. not violate the rights of any third party, including, but not limited to copyright. For

example, the Contest Photo must not defame, infringe or violate publicity or privacy

rights of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person's, entity's

or organization's personal or proprietary rights, including but not limited to, intellectual

property rights. For greater certainty, the Contest Photo must not contain trademarks,

logos, or trade dress owned by anyone other than the Sponsor, or advertise or promote

any brand or product of any kind, except for WW® products;

c. not have been published previously, used commercially, submitted to another

competition or contest, or won any other award;

d. be in “good taste” and in keeping with the Sponsor’s brand image and must not be

explicit, offensive, obscene, or profane, and must not be derogatory toward any

ethnicity, race, gender, sexual orientation, religion, profession, or age group, or promote

any activities that may be unsafe or dangerous, as determined by the Sponsor, in its

sole and absolute discretion;

e. not contain any commercial content that promotes any product or service;

f. not defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging remarks about Sponsor or its products;

g. not violate any law or regulation;

h. not be libelous, threatening or harassing;

i. not instigate others to commit illegal activities or violate human rights; and

j. not contain any viruses, worms, or other interfering computer programming.

7. February 16, 2021 Kate (@drizzlemeskinny) will review all eligible entries received on IG and WW

Connect.

Judging criteria

Eligible entries will be judged on original creation, photo quality, recipe creativity, and inclusion

of WW bread products. Eight (8) recipes will be selected for voting.

On February 18 to February 21, 2021 the top 8 selected recipes will be posted on WW Canada

Instagram Page and WW Connect for Followers to vote. The voting period starts on February 18

and ends on February 21, 2021. The three (3) recipes with the most votes will be selected to win

a Grand prize.

Ten (10) entries will also be selected randomly from all eligible entries to receive a Secondary

prize.

8. BY SUBMITTING A POST, YOU ACKNOWLEDGE THAT YOUR ENTRY (INCLUDING YOUR

USERNAME, PROFILE PICTURE AND OTHER PERSONAL DATA) MAY BE POSTED ON

INSTAGRAM® AND/OR SPONSOR’S PROPRIETARY WEBSITE, WHERE IT MAY BE VIEWED,

SHARED (BY USERS OF INSTAGRAM® AND VARIOUS OTHER INTERNET-BASED SITES) AND

COMMENTED ON BY THE SPONSOR AND THE GENERAL PUBLIC.

V. PRIZES

9. There are three (3) Grand Prizes available to won, each consists of a one (1) year supply of WW

Bread products to be awarded in the form of 52 free product coupons with an approximate

value of $230.

There are also ten Secondary Prizes which consists of (10) fifty-dollar ($50) e-commerce

vouchers. To be used on the WW Shop: https://www.weightwatchers.ca/ca/en/shop

10. Each participant having submitted an eligible Post pursuant to section 5, which was posted on

Instagram® and/or WW Connect inside the Contest Period, before the Deadline (an “ Eligible

Participant ”) is eligible to receive a prize, as defined below.

VI. PRIZE CLAIM PROCESS

11. Each Post will be verified by the Sponsor. If the Post complies to the Rules to the satisfaction of

the Sponsor, the Account owner will be contacted by the Sponsor via Instagram® and/or WW

Connect private message inside a reasonable delay, generally within forty-eight (48) hours, with

an attached Participation Declaration, which the Account owner is required to sign and return.

Notably, the following information has to be indicated in the Participation Declaration by the

Account Owner:

a. The postal address of the Account owner in order to arrange for shipping the Prize or

Alternative Prize if the case may be;

b. A valid email address to reach the Account owner;

c. The answer to a skill-testing question (without assistance of any kind);

d. Confirmation that the Account owner complied with the Rules of the Contest;

e. Confirmation that the Account owner agrees to assign all intellectual rights she/he owns

in the Contest Photo to the Sponsor;

f. Confirmation that the Account owner releases the Sponsor, its affiliated companies and

agents, advertising and promotion agencies, the contest judges and each of their

respective officers, directors, agents, representatives, successors from any liability in

connection with the Contest, the Account owner’s participation therein and/or the

awarding and use or misuse of the prizes or any portion thereof; and

g. Confirmation that the Account owner grants to the Sponsor the right to use the Account

owner’s name, social media address and likeness in any form of advertising relating to

the contest without further notice or compensation.

VII. WINNER CONFIRMATION PROCESS

NO ONE IS A PRIZE WINNER UNLESS AND UNTIL THE SPONSOR OFFICIALLY CONFIRMS HIM/HER

AS A PRIZE WINNER IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RULES.

12. To be declared a prize winner, an Eligible Participant must have submitted to Sponsor a signed

copy of the Declaration and Release form with all the requested information pursuant to the

Rules (notably the provisions of section VI of the Rules) and must have correctly answered the

skill-testing question included in the Participation Declaration to the satisfaction of the Sponsor

inside the Contest Period, before the Deadline (the “ Prize Winner ”). The Sponsor will verify that

the Declaration and release complies to the present Rules and will verify if the skill-testing

question is answered correctly.

13. Prize Winners will be named at the following address: WW Canada Ltd. 1415 Joshuas Creek

Drive, Suite 200, Oakville, ON L6H 7G4.

14. Prize Winners will be named on February 24, 2021 at 4 p.m. EST Prize Winners will receive

confirmation that they have won a prize via the email address provided in the Declaration and

Release at the end of the Contest Period.

15. Once the Prize Winners are named, the Sponsor will send the Prize or the Alternative Prize if the

case may be to the postal address indicated in the Participation Declaration. If for any reason,

the Prize or Alternative Prize is returned to the sender or is undeliverable, the concerned Prize

Winner will be contacted by email at the email address provided in the Declaration and Release.

Such Prize Winner will then have seven (7) days to respond to such email and provide the

correct mailing information, and if no such response is provided, the Prize Winner will be

disqualified.

16. The number of participations to the Contest are not limited, however, there is a limit of one (1)

Prize or one (1) Alternative Prize per household, namely per address.

17. If the Sponsor (a) does not receive the Declaration and release before the Deadline in

accordance with the Rules or (b) the Sponsor cannot complete the required verification of the

Declaration and release to the complete satisfaction of the Sponsor or (c) if the Eligible

Participant fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question or (d) if the Eligible Participant

cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the applicable Prize (as awarded) for any reason or (e) if

the Eligible Participant fails to provide the required information in the Participation Declaration or

(f) if the Eligible Participant is determined to be in violation of the Rules (all as determined by the

Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion); then the Eligible Participant will be disqualified (and

will forfeit all rights to the applicable Prize or Alternative Prize). Then the participation of the

Eligible Participant will be declared to be null and void by the Sponsor.

18. The Sponsor, its departments and agencies, parent, related and affiliated companies,

subsidiaries, franchisees, advertising and promotional agencies, counsel, marketing partners,

and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, shareholders, successors, sponsors,

partners, licensees, subsidiaries, agents, artists, advisors, assignees, and all others associated

with the administration, development and execution of the Contest (the “R eleased Parties ”) are

not responsible for, and accept no liability whatsoever in relation to, any late, lost, misdirected,

delayed or incomplete Participation Declaration (all of which are void).

VIII. VERIFICATION:

19. All Posts and Participation Declaration are subject to verification at any time and for any reason.

The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity or

eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Sponsor – including, without limitation, government-issued

photo identification): (i) for the purposes of verifying an individual’s eligibility to participate in this

Contest; (ii) for the purposes of verifying the eligibility or legitimacy of a Post or other information

entered (or purportedly entered) for the purposes of this Contest; or (iii) for any other reason the

Sponsor deems necessary, in its sole and absolute discretion, for the purposes of administering

this Contest in accordance with the Sponsor’s interpretation of the letter and spirit of the Rules.

Failure to provide such proof to the complete satisfaction of the Sponsor within the timeline

specified by the Sponsor may result in disqualification in the sole and absolute discretion of the

Sponsor.

20. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of this Contest will be the official time-keeping

device(s) used by the Sponsor. Proof of transmission (screenshots or captures, etc.) or

attempted transmission of any communication, does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt

by the Sponsor.

IX. PRIZE CONDITIONS:

21. Each Prize or Alternative Prize must be accepted as awarded and is not transferable or

assignable (except as may be specifically permitted by Sponsor in its sole and absolute

discretion). No substitutions are permitted, except at Sponsor’s option. Sponsor reserves the

right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to substitute any Prize or Alternative Prize or a

component thereof with a prize of equal or greater retail value. None of the Released Parties

makes any representation or offers any warranty, express or implied, as to the quality or fitness

of any Prize awarded in connection with the Contest. To the fullest extent permitted by

applicable law, each confirmed winner understands and acknowledges that he or she may not

seek reimbursement or pursue any legal or equitable remedy from either the Sponsor or any of

the other Released Parties should his/her Prize or Alternative Prize fail to be fit for its purpose or

is in any way unsatisfactory. For greater certainty and the avoidance of any doubt, by accepting

a Prize or an Alternative Prize each confirmed Prize Winner agrees to waive all recourse against

the Sponsor and all of the other Released Parties if the Prize or alternative Prize or a component

thereof does not prove satisfactory, either in whole or in part.

GENERAL CONDITIONS:

22. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The decisions of

the Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all entrants

without right of appeal. ANYONE DEEMED BY THE SPONSOR TO BE IN VIOLATION OF THE

SPONSOR’S INTERPRETATION OF THE LETTER AND/OR SPIRIT OF THE PRESENT RULES

AND REGULATIONS FOR ANY REASON IS SUBJECT TO DISQUALIFICATION IN THE SOLE

AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION OF THE SPONSOR AT ANY TIME. The Sponsor reserves the

right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to disqualify any individual that it deems to be in

violation of the Rules. The Sponsor reserves the right to refuse participation by any person

whose eligibility is in question or who has been disqualified or is otherwise ineligible to enter. In

its sole and absolute determination, the Sponsor may disqualify any person who acts in any

manner to threaten or abuse or harass any other person.

23. The Released Parties will not be liable for: (i) any failure of any website or any platform during or

after the Contest; (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems of any nature whatsoever,

including, without limitation, those relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line

systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any

information or materials whatsoever to be received, captured, recorded or function properly for

any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on

the internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s

computer or other device related to or resulting from participating in the Contest; (v) anyone

being incorrectly and/or mistakenly identified as a winner or eligible winner; and/or (vi) any

combination of the above.

24. By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Sponsor, its agents and/or

representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted only for the

purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with the Sponsor’s privacy policy

(available at: https://www.weightwatchers.com/ca/en/privacy-policy ).

25. This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may provide the Sponsor or

others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of their personal information.

26. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of the

present English Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest-related

materials, including, but not limited to, any website(s), French version of the present Rules, point

of sale, television, print or online advertising or any instructions or interpretations of the present

Rules given by any representative of the Sponsor, the terms and conditions of these English

Rules shall prevail, govern and control to the fullest extent permitted by law.

27. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of the Rules shall not affect the validity or

enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid

or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be

construed in accordance with the terms as if the invalid or illegal provision was not contained

herein.

28. To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, all issues and questions concerning the

construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Rules or the rights and obligations

of participants, Sponsor or any of the other the Released Parties in connection with the Contest

will be governed by and construed in accordance with the domestic laws of the Province of

Ontario and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein, without giving effect to any choice of

law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of any other

jurisdiction’s laws. The parties hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the

courts located in Ontario in any action to enforce (or otherwise relating to) the Rules or relating

to this Contest.