Official Rules

Kno, Inc - One Million Dollar Textbook Giveaway

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS ONLY OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES WHO ARE 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER.

The Kno “Million Dollar Textbook Giveaway” begins on August 7, 2011 at 11:59:59 p.m. (PDT) and ends on September 31st, 2011 at 11:59:59 p.m. (PDT). Access the sweepstakes on the “One Million Dollar Textbook Giveaway” tab at http://www.facebook.com/GoodtoKno and follow the on-screen instructions. Prizes will be unlocked for redemption as points are accumulated hitting pre-determined prizes on the wheel as displayed on-screen. Points can be earned by “spinning” the wheel. (the “Spins” and “Thresholds”) . Multiple entries will automatically result in disqualification. Sponsor is not responsible for technical difficulties, mobile device disruptions or other equipment or service issues which might affect the ability of the Sponsor to notify the winner. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible, incomplete, or incorrect entries or other Sweepstakes materials, all of which are void. Facsimiles or mechanical reproductions will not be accepted.

2. Prizes: $1,000,000 of total prizes will be awarded and is the maximum amount given away during the Sweepstakes.  Winners will be awarded a coupon code credit redeemable only at www.kno.com based on Thresholds as described in Section 3 below. Coupon credits will only be valid until January 9, 2012. Coupon credits that are redeemed but remaining or unused will not be refunded nor converted to cash. Only one total prize may be redeemed per user regardless of threshold value. Approximate value of coupon credits is $5.00 - $50.00. Participants can also be awarded an entry into an iPad 2 Raffle that will be conducted as a random drawing on October 10, 2011. Multiple entries can be awarded to each customer increasing the probability of being selected in the random drawing. Entries are received by landing on pre-determined spots on the wheel. An odd of receiving an entry into the iPad raffle is 1 out of 50. Approximate value of all Prizes: $1,000,000.

3. Threshold Prizes:
25 Points, $5.00
50 Points, $10.00
125 Points, $25.00
250 Points, $50.00

4. Spins: “Spins” enable a user to spin the wheel to earn points, which are redeemable for coupon codes for prizes as well as entries into the iPad Raffle. For each like of our Facebook page, a user will receive five “spins” and for each subsequent invite of friends to play the game the user will earn one additional spin. There is no limit to the number of spins that can be earned. If a user has already liked the facebook page prior to the launch of the game, they will automatically be given five spins the first time they log on to the game page. Each user can only invite a friend once and will not be awarded a new spin if they invite the same friend more than once.

 

5. Coupon Credit Determination and iPad Raffle Winner: Coupon credit value will be determined as thresholds are met as outlined above. Winners of credit will be able to redeem their coupon codes for a specified dollar amount at Kno.com. Winner of the iPad will be notified by Facebook message from Kno’s Facebook page on or about October 10, 2011 and will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability release within seven (7) days of notification or prize will be forfeited and may be awarded to another winner at sponsor’s sole discretion. If winner cannot be located or does not respond to attempt to be notified within seven (7) days, prize will automatically be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at sponsor’s sole discretion. Except where prohibited, acceptance of prize constitutes winner’s consent to use of his/her name, likeness and biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation.

 

6. Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the United States who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry except California, and wherever else prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of the following entities and members of their families or households are not eligible for participation under any circumstances: Kno, Inc. and its respective affiliates, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, importers, wholesalers, distributors or retailers. All federal, state and local laws apply.

7. General Conditions: Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes an entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to abide by and accept the terms and conditions of these Official Rules. No substitution of prize or cash equivalent except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Cash equivalent may be less than the approximate retail value of the prize. Prize is non-transferable except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All federal, state and local taxes on the prize are winner’s sole responsibility. By accepting the prize, winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning said prize, any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking said prize. Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any criminal records of the prize winners. To the extent necessary and permitted by law, prize winners shall authorize this background check. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify prize winners from any prize element, based on the background check. Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to acceptance of prize. Entrants hereby agree to indemnify and hold Sponsor harmless from and against any third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including attorney fees and court costs, arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties and representations set forth above.

The value of the prize won by a participant under the contest may be taxable as income to its winner. Winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees associated with the prize. Upon receipt of a prize, the winner shall be required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local law, rules and regulations.

In consideration of the undersigned’s receipt of any prize, prize winner for himself or herself and his or her guests, heirs, personal representatives and assigns shall voluntarily and knowingly completely and forever shall release, waive and discharge Sponsor and all related parties from and against any and every kind of claim, demand, injury, costs, attorney fees, right, liability or cause of action or other liabilities of whatever kind or nature, known or unknown, absolute or contingent, and whether or not fixed, which the prize winner ever had, now has or might in the future have arising in any way or related to this Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, prize winner’s participation in the Sweepstakes; prize winner’s Sweepstakes entry; use of prize winner’s name, likeness, biographical information, signature, image or likeness; prize winner’s receipt, use or inability to use any prize or part thereof, including but not limited to injury or loss sustained in any travel related to the prize; financial claims; physical and/or emotional injury; and/or any other legal claim that may arise, whether under contract, tort, warranty or any other theory or claim.

Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the promotion at any time without notice or further obligation.

Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by web-site visitors or by any human or technological error that may occur in the processing of entries in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend all or a portion of the Sweepstakes, should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES 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.