Russell Stover Great Bunny Hunt Promotion Official Rules



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No Purchase Necessary. Void where prohibited. The Russell Stover Great Bunny Hunt Promotion is open to legal residents of the 50 U.S. and D.C., who are 18 or older. Starts 10:00am ET on 3/31/21 and ends at 11:59pm ET on 4/4/21. For Official Rules, visit www.thegreatbunnyhunt.com. Sponsored by Russell Stover Chocolates, LLC.


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No purchase Neccessary and must be 18+ to enter. Giveaway Ends 11:59pm on 1/9. Rules: www.thegreatbunnyhunt.com


Official Rules No Purchase Necessary


1. Promotion Timing:

The Russell Stover Great Bunny Hunt Promotion (the “Promotion”) begins at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on March 31, 2021 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on April 4, 2021 (“Promotion Period”).


2. Eligibility:

The Promotion is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C., who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry. Employees of Russell Stover Chocolates, LLC. (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their parent companies, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates and related companies, and advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household (collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, the “Promotion Entities”) are not eligible to participate or win. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Void where prohibited by law.


3. How to Enter:

During the Promotion Period, you may enter the Promotion by visiting and following the Russell Stover Instagram page (@Russellstoverus), tagging a friend in a competition post and hunting for images of unique chocolate bunnies (each, a “bunny”) found hidden within their posts during the Promotion Period (“Hunt”). Please note that not all images posted during the Promotion Period will have a bunny hidden within. An Instagram account is required to participate. If you do not have an Instagram account, you can open one for free by downloading the Instagram application from the Apple store or Google Play. To begin your Hunt, find as many unique images of a bunny as you can and collect them by taking a screenshot of each one. Once you complete your Hunt, you must submit all the unique screenshots of the bunnies that you collected by visiting the promotion website at www.thegreatbunnyhunt.com (“Website”) (also see link in bio) where you will be required to enter your email address, complete the on-screen registration form and upload your screenshots (“Screenshot”). You will only be required to complete the registration form the first time you visit the Website. Any other time you visit the Website to submit a Screenshot, you will only be required to submit your email address and upload another Screenshot. All Screenshots submitted must be unique to be counted as part of the Hunt. We will refer to all materials you submit to Sponsor in connection with this Promotion as your entry (“Entry”). Screenshot file requirements are listed below in Section 4. Entries must be complete and submitted by 11:59pm ET on April 4, 2021, to be included in the winner determination. Normal Internet and/or mobile device access and usage charges imposed by Entrants’ online and/or mobile service will apply and are Entrants’ sole responsibility. Entrants and winners acknowledge and agree that their Entries become the property of the Sponsor, which thereby has the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, promote and otherwise use Entries (or excerpts of Entries/Screenshots) in any way it sees fit. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, corrupted, incomplete or damaged Entries. Proof of submission is not proof of receipt by Sponsor.

Entry Requirements

Screenshots must be in one of the following formats: .jpg, .png, .bmp, or .gif file and be under 20MB. All Entries must comply with these Official Rules and the registration instructions, as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion, to be eligible. Entries must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image, or desired image, or they will be disqualified. Entries must comply with regulatory guidelines. The Entry may not contain obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory or inappropriate images or text; and may not include nudity, acts of violence, acts that appear to cause injury or harm, or acts that are illegal or dangerous, as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries may not contain any third party materials (other than Sponsor-owned)and may not contain any materials that violate or infringe (or may be at risk of infringing) any third party rights, including without limitation copyright, (trademark rights, privacy rights (including portrayal in a false light), publicity rights, or other intellectual property rights. Entries must not contain logos (other than Russell Stover), marks that identify a brand or other personal or proprietary materials of any entity or person living or deceased. Sponsor has the sole discretion to determine whether an Entry is eligible. Any Entry that violates these rules or is otherwise objectionable (as determined solely by Sponsor), will not be considered and will be disqualified. Automated, script, macro or robotic Entries will be disqualified


4. Winner Determination/Random Drawing:

One (1) potential Grand Prize winner will be determined based on the entrant who submits the highest number of Screenshots of unique bunnies, in the Sponsor’s/Administrator’s sole discretion. In the event that there is more than one entrant who submits the same highest number of Screenshots of unique bunnies, a random drawing will be conducted from among all entrants who submitted the same highest number of Screenshots of unique bunnies, to determine the one (1) Grand Prize winner. The winner determination and random drawing, if required, will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final on all matters relating to this Promotion. In the event of a random drawing, odds of winning will be dependent upon the number of eligible entrants who submitted the same highest number of Screenshots of unique bunnies during the Promotion Period. Prize will be awarded and winner will be notified by mail or email.


5. Prizes: Grand Prize and Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”)

(1): A year’s worth of Russell Stover chocolate for the winner and for winner’s friend (ARV is $599 each). Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value should the prize become unavailable for any reason.


6. Winner Notification:

The potential Grand Prize winner will be contacted via phone/email and will be required to confirm his/her mailing address and date of birth, along with his/her tagged friend’s name and mailing address and date of birth, within four (4) days of notification or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner will be determined/selected. If potential winner is found to be ineligible or if potential winner does not comply with the Official Rules, then potential winner may also be disqualified and an alternate potential prize winner will be determined/selected.


7. General Conditions:

By entering, entrants fully and unconditionally agree and accept to be bound by these complete Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final. Taxes, related to the prize, are the responsibility of the individual winner. Except where prohibited, winner grants to the Promotion Entities the right to use, and publish his or her proper name, likeness, voice, opinions, Entry, Screenshots, biographical information and state without additional compensation. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify, and block or discard all Entries from any individual who enters by any kind of electronic, mechanical or other automated means or otherwise tampers with or hacks the entry process as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Promotion in the event of a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical or system failure or disruption, force majeure or any other cause which, in its sole opinion, corrupts the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper operation of the Promotion and award the prize as described above from all eligible entrants/Entries received prior to cancellation. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for and shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incorrect, incomplete, ineligible or unintelligible entries; (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware, software program, network, Internet or computer failures or difficulties; (iii) errors in transmission; (iv) any condition caused by events beyond their control that may cause the Promotion to be disrupted or corrupted; (v) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by the prize or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prize, or from participation in the Promotion; or (vi) any printing or typographical error in any materials associated with these Official Rules or the Promotion generally. The Promotion Entities assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with this Promotion. Sponsor may prohibit any entrant or potential entrant from participating in the Promotion, if at the sole discretion of Sponsor, such person shows a disregard for these Official Rules, or acts (1) with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Sponsor, or their agents or representatives; or (2) in any other disruptive manner. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email address used to enter (and associated with entrant’s Instagram account) will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.


8. Disputes:

Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and solely and exclusively in a federal or state court located in Missouri; entrant submits to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts in the State of Missouri located in Jackson, Clay, Platte, and Cass Counties for any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; (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 in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) under no circumstances will 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 for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION 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, or the rights and obligations of entrant or the Promotion Entities in connection with this Promotion shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Missouri, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions (whether of the State of Missouri, the United States, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Missouri.


9. Data Collection:

Sponsor collects personal information from entrants when they enter the Promotion for use in administration of the Promotion. When entering at the Website, you may be asked to consent to receive promotional emails and information about Sponsor. Consenting to receive such emails and information is optional, and is not necessary to enter or win this Promotion, nor will it increase or improve your chances of winning. The information collected is subject to the Sponsor’s Privacy Policy located at https://www.russellstover.com/privacy-and-security.


10. Winners List:

For the name of the Grand Prize winner, available on or about April 12, 2021, send an email to Winners@dja.com with 18-2827-04 AND Russell Stover Great Bunny Hunt Promotion as the subject line.


11. Sponsor:

The Sponsor of this Promotion is Russell Stover Chocolates, LLC., 4900 Oak Street, Kansas City, MO 64112. The Administrator of this Promotion is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.