Official Giveaway Rules

Bistro Marker Giveaway


OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE, TEXT MESSAGE, OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER.

A purchase of Uchida of America, Corp. products, or text message or payment, will not increase your chances of winning.


OPEN TO ALL LEGAL RESIDENTS OF ALL ELIGIBLE STATES WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. VOID OUTSIDE THE UNITED STATES AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.


The Uchida of America, Corp. BIstro Marker giveaway is sponsored and administered by Uchida of America, Corp., 3535 Del Amo Blvd., Torrance, California, 90503.

  1. OVERVIEW/ENTRY PERIODS: The Giveaway starts on August 1, 2020, at 9:00 A.M. ET, and ends on August 31, 2020, at 11:59 P.M. ET. One (1) Grand Prize winners will be selected at the end of the Giveaway Period via a random drawing from among the eligible entries received by 11:59 p.m. ET on August 31, 2020. The random drawing will be conducted within 48 hours of the closing of the Giveaway Period. Potential Winners will be notified within one day after the drawing.
  2. ELIGIBILITY: This Giveaway is offered only to permanent, legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees, officers, and directors of Uchida of America, Corp., its shareholders, parent company, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotion and production agencies, and their immediate family members (defined as spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, grandchild, and the “steps” of each) and persons living in the same household of each (whether related or not) are not eligible to enter. This Giveaway is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Uchida of America, Corporation’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Giveaway. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein, including but not limited to U.S. residency and age limitations. Uchida of America, Corporation’s computer shall be the official Giveaway Period clock.
  3. HOW TO ENTER: To enter online, visit

    https://mailchi.mp/f95898a2052f/bistro-marker-giveaway and enter the Giveaway. Entrant must acknowledge review of the Official Rules and satisfy any opt-in obligations at the time of entry. An entrant may enter once by properly completing the entry form. By properly completing the form, the entrant will receive one automatic entry into the prize drawing corresponding to the calendar day during the Giveaway Period on which the entry was received. Limit of one entry per person.

  4. DRAWINGS, PRIZES, AND ODDS OF WINNING: Random drawings will be conducted for the following prizes at the end of the Giveaway Period, including one (1) Grand Prize winners being selected at the end of the Giveaway Period:

GRAND PRIZE:

1 set of all the colors of Fine Point Bistro Chalk markers at a value of $78.00


The prizes consist of only the items described here. A prize winner may not assign, sell, or otherwise transfer their prize to another person. No cash redemptions will be allowed. No prize substitutions are allowed except at the discretion of Uchida of America, Corp. or as provided herein. Prizes may be substituted by Uchida of America, Corp. in the event that they become unavailable due to circumstances beyond the reasonable control of Uchida of America, Corp.. The winner will be responsible for all federal, state, and local income taxes resulting from acceptances of their prize.

Odds of winning a prize depends on the number of eligible entries received in the Giveaway Period.


  1. HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE: The prize winner will be notified via email from Marvy Uchida.com, with instructions on how to claim the prize. If a potential prize winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept their prize, or if Uchida of America, Corp. is unable to contact a potential prize winner within five (5) business days of the date of the applicable drawing, or in the event that a prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the corresponding prize will be forfeited and, in Uchida of America, Corporation’s sole discretion, the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among the remaining entries in the applicable drawing pool. The prize winner may be required to furnish proof of identification. Before being declared a prize winner, the potential winner will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release within three (3) business days from the date of contact from Uchida of America, Corp. or its representative, or the prize may, in Uchida of America, Corporation’s sole discretion, be forfeited, and in Uchida of America, Corporation’s sole discretion, awarded to an alternate winner in a random drawing from among the remaining entries in the applicable drawing pool.

  1. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: Uchida of America, Corp. is not responsible for: (i) electronic transmission or entries that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, misdirected, or not received by Uchida of America, Corp. for any reason; (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures or human error that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of entries, or for deletion, theft, or destruction of, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (iii) failed or unavailable hardware, network, or software; (iv) causes beyond Uchida of America, Corporation’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Giveaway; (v) incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway; (vi) any typographical or other error in any printing or advertising relating to the Giveaway, in the administration or execution of the Giveaway, or in the announcement of the prize winners; or (vii) cheating or fraud by any entrant. All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified.

If for any reason the Giveaway cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to any printing, administrative, human, or other error of any kind, transmission failure, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Uchida of America, Corp. that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Giveaway, or if the Giveaway is compromised or becomes corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Uchida of America, Corp. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Giveaway without notice. If the Giveaway is terminated prior to the end date of the Giveaway Period, the prize for the Giveaway Period will be awarded in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received in the Giveaway Period prior to the date/time of termination. Thereafter, no further drawings will be conducted and no further prizes will be awarded. Uchida of America, Corp. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Giveaway, or who acts in violation of these Official Rules or in a disruptive manner. Uchida of America, Corporation’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that term.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE GIVEAWAY MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, UCHIDA OF AMERICA, CORP.. RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY AND SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

By entering, each entrant agrees to indemnify, release, defend, and hold harmless Uchida of America, Corp. and their respective shareholders, parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and the officers, directors, and employees of each of the forgoing (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liability for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost, or expense whatsoever arising from or in connection with participation in the Giveaway or the acceptance, possession, and/or use/misuse of a prize (if awarded to them). By accepting a prize, the winner acknowledges that Uchida of America, Corp. has neither made, nor is in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or any portion thereof.


  1. DISPUTES/VENUE/GOVERNING LAW: By participating, entrants agree that (a) any and all disputes, claim, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Giveaway or any prize shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal, state, or local court, (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to the actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including but not limited to costs associated with entering this Giveaway, but in no event attorneys’ fees, and (c) to the extent allowed by applicable law, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and/or consequential damages and/or 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 EXCLUSIONS 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, entrants’’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Uchida of America, Corp. in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and constructed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of New York or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.

In the event that there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Giveaway-related materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern, and control.

The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official 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, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.


  1. PERSONAL INFORMATION: Any personally-identifiable information collected during entrant’s participation in this Giveaway will be collected by Uchida of America, Corp. and used by Uchida of America, Corp., its affiliates and agents, only for the purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Giveaway as described in these Official Rules, and in accordance with any opt-ins an entrant may have agreed to during the registration process. An opt-in affirmation is provided at the time of entry for all contestants.

  1. GENERAL: By entering the Giveaway, entrants agree to abide by and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of Uchida of America, Corp., which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to the Giveaway. Entrants waive any right to claim ambiguity in these Official Rules. In no event will more prizes be awarded than are stated in these Official Rules. In the event that, due to technical, typographical, mechanical, human, or other errors, more than one (1) person is notified as a potential prize winner for the same Giveaway drawing, a random drawing from among all such notified entrants will be held to determine the actual prize winner. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

  1. WINNERS: A list of prize winners will be notified via email from Marvy Uchida.

  1. SUMMARY: Sponsored and administered by Uchida of America, Corp.. No Purchase, text message, or payment necessary to enter and will not increase chances of winning. The Giveaway starts on August 1, 2020, at 9:00 A.M. ET, and ends on August 31, 2020, at 11:59 P.M. ET. One (1) Grand Prize winners will be selected at the end of the Giveaway Period via a random drawing from among the eligible entries received by 11:59 p.m. ET on August 31, 2020. Enter online at

    https://mailchi.mp/f95898a2052f/bistro-marker-giveaway. For full info, including entry/drawing dates and details, prize descriptions, and odds of winning, see Official Rules (by which entrants are bound) at www.Marvy Uchida.com/official-Giveaway-rules.