2012 C.S.T. Consultants Inc. "Inspire a Dream" Contest
No purchase is necessary.
The "Inspire a Dream" RESP Contest (the "Contest") is open to legal residents of Canada who have reached the age of majority in their province/territory of residence. Officers, directors, representatives, agents and employees of C.S.T. Consultants Inc. (the "Sponsor"), Reitmans (Canada) Limited (the owner of the Thyme Maternity division), and any additional cross-promotion partners, and each of their respective affiliates, advertising, promotional, publicity, production agencies, any Contest judging agencies, and members of the immediate family (parents, children, siblings and spouses, regardless of where they reside) or members of the household of the above individuals (whether related or not), are not eligible to enter.
To qualify, entries must designate a child who has not yet reached the age of 12 as of December 31, 2012 ("Child").
2. How to Enter
(a) No purchase is necessary. The Contest commences on January 1, 2012 at 12:00:00 A.M. Eastern Time (“ET”). Entries must be received by 11:59:59 P.M. ET on December 31, 2012 ("Contest Closing Date").
Obtain and complete an official entry form, while supplies last, from one of the following locations:
From participating Sales Representatives of C.S.T. Consultants Inc. in Canada;
On-line, from time to time as and if available during the Contest period, through websites of the Sponsor and participating Contest cross-promotion partners;
By telephone, from time to time as and if available during the Contest period, by calling the toll free number as may be advertised in certain markets; or
On an 8.5" x 11" piece of paper, hand print your name, complete mailing address, and telephone number.
(b) Deposit your completed entry in an official Contest ballot box, submit the entry form online as instructed, or mail the completed entry form or piece of paper in an envelope bearing sufficient postage, to:
P.O. Box 45420, Station "B", North York, Ontario, M7Y 7V1
Proof of submission does not constitute proof of receipt by Sponsor. Illegible, unintelligible, incomplete, garbled, or mutilated Entries will be disqualified. All Entries become the property of Sponsor, and none will be acknowledged or returned. Original entries only; no photocopies or other reproductions. Any use of automated devices is prohibited.
3. Winner Selection
An independent judging organization will conduct a random draw on or around January 23, 2013 at 70 Easton Rd, Brantford, Ontario N3P 1J5, 10:00 a.m. ET from all entries received on or before the Contest Closing Date. The odds of winning will depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
Selected entrants will be notified by mail or telephone. Judging will be conducted by an independent juding organization whose decisions on all aspects of this Contest will be final and binding in all respects. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the independent judging organization. The Contest is subject to all applicable laws. Void where prohibited. Official Rules will be posted for the duration of the Contest at: www.cst.org.
One (1) Grand Prize is available to be won, consisting of a $25,000 contribution to a Canadian Scholarship Trust - Group Savings Plan 2001 RESP.
Prize must be accepted as awarded with no substitution, exchanges, transfers or refunds of the Prize, whether in cash or otherwise. Winner must accept the terms and conditions of the Plan as set out in the current Prospectus and Education Savings Plan Agreement. A copy of the Prospectus may be obtained from Sponsor by sending a written request to C.S.T. Consultants Inc., 600-2225 Sheppard Avenue East, Atria 3, Toronto, Ontario M2J 5C2 or by calling 1-877-333-7377. The Prize will be delivered only to the verified winner within Canada. The Prize winner cannot establish a Canadian Scholarship Trust - Group Savings Plan 2001 RESP until the Child is born.
Prize Claim Conditions
To be declared a winner, the selected entrant will be required to:
(a) correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether mechanical or otherwise, a mathematical skill-testing question to be administered by mail or telephone; and
(b) complete, sign and return a declaration and release form, confirming compliance with the Official Rules, accepting the Prize as awarded, and releasing Sponsor, Reitmans (Canada) Limited (the owner of the Thyme Maternity division), any additional cross-promotion partners, each of their respective affiliates, advertising, promotional, publicity, and production agencies, any Contest judging agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, successors and assigns (the " Releasees") from any liability relating to the Contest or the Prize, and consenting to the use by Sponsor of his or her name, address (city and province), age and photograph or other likeness, as described more fully below.
If a selected entrant cannot be contacted within ten business days, or if for any other reason the Prize cannot be awarded, the Prize may be forfeited and awarded to alternate entrant. Communication will be entered into only with the selected entrant. Failure by any selected entrant to complete, sign and return any of the aforementioned documents within 14 business days after notification is sent to the address on the selected entrant's entry, or the return of Prize documents as undeliverable, may result in forfeiture of the Prize and selection of an alternative winner in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor has the discretion not to award unclaimed prizes.
5. Personal Information
By entering, an entrant consents to Sponsor's collection, use and disclosure of his/her personal information, and that of the designated Child, for the purposes of administering the Contest and fulfilling the Prize. By accepting the Prize, the winner consents to the use of the name, age, address and photograph or other likeness of him or herself, and his or her Child, in any publicity related to this Contest, without further compensation, worldwide and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media now known or hereafter devised, including but not limited to the Internet. The personal information of each entrant and his/her Child will not be otherwise used or disclosed without the consent of the entrant, whether obtained on the official entry form or otherwise. When you complete the ballot, you may receive periodic email from C.S.T. Consultants Inc. to learn more about our Registered Education Saving Plan (RESP). For further information about how Sponsor manages your personal information, see www.cst.org.
6. No Responsibility
Sponsor and the other Releasees will not be responsible for:
(a) Lost, delayed, altered, destroyed, incomplete, inaccurate, illegible, postage-due, misidentified or misdirected entries, or entries deemed irregular by Sponsor or that otherwise are not in compliance with the Official Rules, all of which entries will be void; or
(b) Incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry information, technical malfunctions, or human, technical or printing errors or any other problems, errors or negligence that may arise or occur in connection with the Contest.
Without limiting the generality of any provision contained herein, and for greater certainty, Sponsor and the other Releasees will not be liable for: a) any incomplete or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries; b) the theft, destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; c) any problems with, or technical malfunctions of, telephone or cable networks or lines, computer on-line systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, viruses or bugs; d) any failure of any e-mail to be received by or from Sponsor for any reason including but not limited to traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof; or e) damage to a participant's or other person's system occasioned by participation or downloading of materials in this Contest.
7. Right to Cancel/Modify Contest
Subject to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux in respect of Quebec, Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify this Contest at any time without notice if, in its sole discretion, it determines that this Contest is not capable of running as originally planned for any reason, or if fraud or any other occurrence compromises the fairness or integrity of the Contest.
8. General Release and Indemnity
By entering, entrants agree to release and indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and the other Releasees from any claim, loss, expense (including legal fees) or other liability which may be sustained in connection with the Contest including, without limitation, any damages resulting from the acceptance, receipt, ownership or use or misuse of the Prize, or while preparing for, participating in, and/or travelling to any Prize-related activity.
9. On-Line Entries
In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an online entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The selected entrant may be required to provide Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the selected entry.
By entering the Contest, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Contest. Entrants further agree to comply with and be bound by the decisions of the judges, which will be final and binding in all respects. Winning a prize is contingent on fulfilling all the requirements set forth herein. Mass entries, automated entries, entries submitted by third parties, and any entries or prize claims that are late, incomplete, fraudulent, illegible, unidentified or delayed will be void. Sponsor reserves the right to correct any typographical, printing, computer programming or operator errors. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. If any provision of the Official Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, then the Official Rules shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not contained therein. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify, from this Contest and any future Contest or other promotion conducted by Sponsor, any individual that it finds or believes to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Contest or Contest-related websites; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST 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 PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
11. Quebec Residents
Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
12. Reitmans and Thyme Maternity
This contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Reitmans (Canada) Limited and its Thyme Maternity division.