involving random drawings will be selected at random
from all eligible entries. Company reserves the sole,
discretionary and absolute right to determine contest
winners and to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend any
Contest at any time with or without notice or cause.
Company reserves the sole, discretionary and absolute
right to resolve any dispute relating to or arising out of
Notification of Winners. Contest winners will be
contacted by e-mail within five ( 5) days after conclusion
of the judging process or random drawing, as appropriate.
Winners must respond to the e-mail within seven ( 7)
calendar days of the date of the Company e-mail notification in order to claim the prize. If a winner cannot be
contacted or does not claim the prize within the specified
time period, Company reserves the sole, discretionary
right to declare the prize forfeited and select another
winner. Prizes must be accepted “AS-IS,” with no substitutions. Prizes are not redeemable for cash value. Winners
are solely responsible for payment of any taxes on prizes.
Odds of Winning. Odds of winning will vary based
upon the number of eligible entries received and the
nature of the relevant Contest.
No Purchase Necessary. No purchase is necessary to
enter Company Contests.
No Warranties. Company and its officers, employees,
agents, representatives, affiliates, advertisers and sponsors accept no liability and make no representations or
warranties, express or implied, with respect to any aspect
of Contests, including without limitation (a) Contest
prizes and awards, (b) the form, substance and content of
entries, including without limitation entries containing
false or inaccurate information, (c) entries which fail to
comply with Contest guidelines, Rules, Contest-Specific
Rules or applicable law, (d) entries which may be lost,
incomplete, illegible, damaged, submitted after applicable
deadlines or not received by Company, regardless of the
reason or justification for damage, destruction, deletion
or failure of delivery, (e) technical errors or malfunctions,
whether or not caused by or originating with Company
equipment, (f) the functionality of the Internet, e-mail
servers or Company websites, (g) loss, injury or damage
of any kind caused by, resulting from or arising out of any
Contest, entry, prize or related matter, to the maximum
extent permitted by law. Entrants accept sole and
complete responsibility for making sure Contest entries
are received by Company in an appropriate form and
Waiver of Claims. Submission of an entry into one ( 1)
or more Contests constitutes the entrant’s agreement to
waive, release and discharge Company and all Company
officers, employees, agents, successors and assigns from
any and all claims, demands, causes of action and liabilities (including without limitation costs and attorney fees)
(collectively, “Claims”), known or unknown, that the
entrant may have or claim to have in connection with,
relating to or arising out of (a) the use or publication of
intellectual property or specific personal information
submitted with or as part of the Contest entry, unless and
to the extent the relevant use or publication results from
the willful misconduct of Company, (b) the nature and
content of Contests, (c) the ability or inability of individual entrants to access Company websites, email
addresses or other information relating to Contests at any
time and for any reason and (d) acceptance, possession or
use of prizes won as a result of participating in Contests.
Entrants accept full responsibility for and agree to fully
indemnify company against any and all Claims arisingc
out of or relating to the substance and content of their
Contest entries, including without limitation violations of
intellectual property law.
Conflict. If any conflict arises between these Rules and
Contest-Specific Rules these Rules will prevail. If any
conflict arises between Contest Rules and applicable law
the latter will prevail, the relevant Rules will be deleted,
modified or limited to the extent necessary and the other
provisions of the Rules will remain in full force and
Contest Rules, Winner Lists. Complete copy of these
Rules, Contest-specific guidelines and lists of Contest
winners may be obtained by sending a self-addressed,
stamped envelope to The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine,
LLC, P.O. Box 8426, Gray, TN 37615.
Void Where Prohibited. All Contests are subject to
applicable law and void where prohibited by law.
The Old Schoolhouse® Magazine (“TOS Magazine”), ISSN 1538-4071, is a quarterly worldwide publication
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homeschool support groups, education retail outlets and/or families stationed overseas on military bases or
non-Americans homeschooling on foreign soil. Most recipients of these are families homeschooling in
Canada, although distant lands such as Belgium, Germany, England, France, Ireland, Turkey, Iran, Greece,
Pakistan, Honduras, Japan, New Zealand, South Africa, and others ( 30 countries) are represented.
Readership is estimated at 100,000+ readers per run (issue). TOS Magazine is made available to thousands
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