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Terms and Conditions

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

1. Eligibility: This Campaign is open only to those who downloaded the new TravelPirates app, created a user account in the new app, and created travel alerts with the titles “4000, 6000, 10000” by the end dates of each round respectively. Those who are already app users can also take part by making sure they have completed all three steps of each round. This Campaign is only open to legal residents of the United States, 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry, and is void where prohibited by law. Employees of TravelPirates Corp., its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, and suppliers, (collectively the “Employees”), and immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of Employees are not eligible to participate in the Campaign. The Campaign is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

 

2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, You agree to accept the decisions of TravelPirates Corp. as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.

 

3. Campaign Period: Entries will be accepted online starting on December 5, 2018 at 10:00 CET and ending at 23:59 CET on December 26, 2018. All online entries must be received by midnight CET on December 26, 2018.

 

4. How to Enter:  Participation in the competition is free of charge. Participation for the first part of the contest begins from December 5 (10:00 CET) to December 9, 2018 (23:59 CET). This time period is hereinafter referred to as ”part one”. The participation for the second part of the contest begins from December 10 (00:00 CET) to December 16 (23:59 CET). This time period is hereinafter referred to as ”part two”. The participation for the third part of the contest begins from December 17 (00:00 CET) to December 26 (23:59 CET). This time period is hereinafter referred to as ”part three”.

 

4.1 In order to participate you have to follow these steps for different scenarios:

 

  1. Download the “TravelPirates” App, create a user account and create a travel alert with the title “4000” for part one, create a travel alert with the title “6000” for part two and create a travel alert with the title “10000” for part three

 

or

 

  1. If the users already downloaded the app, they have to create a user account and create a travel alert with the title “4000” for part one, create a travel alert with the title “6000” for part two and create a travel alert with the title “10000” for part three

or

 

  1. If the users already downloaded the app and already have a user account, they can log-in and create a travel alert with the title “4000” for part one, create a travel alert with the title “6000” for part two and create a travel alert with the title “10000” for part three

 

The participants can increase their chances to win by 10 additional entries. By submitting their email address (must be the same as their user account) on the contest landing page, they will get a personalized link. Each time they share their personalised link with a friend via the channels provided on the contest page and the friend downloads the HolidayPirates app for the devices Android or iOS, they will get 10 additional entries. The number of additional entries are independent for each part of the contest. The email provided will be solely used for counting the numbers of share per unique link and won’t be used for any other marketing purposes

 

4.2 Only those who meet the conditions described in para. 4.1 enter the competition.  TravelPirates cannot be held liable for late and/or incomplete entries.


 

5. Prizes: In total $20,000 worth of trips will be raffled. There are in total 3 winners, one for each part of the contest. In part one the winner will win a trip worth $4,000. In part two, trips worth $6,000 in part three, trips worth $10,000. The prize is non-transferable. The value of the prizes can only be used for booking flights, hotels and transfers, any remaining value will be forfeited. The prizes mentioned above are available across all markets participating (Germany, Austria, Switzerland, UK, France, Spain, Italy, USA and the Netherlands) in the competition. Money remaining from the original competition prize value after the trip arrangement (flights and accommodation) cannot be used by a third party not connected to the prize. Complex multi-city trips are not permitted. TravelPirates, in its sole discretion, shall decide what constitutes a complex multi-city trip.

Additionally, TravelPirates will raffle in total six secondary prizes. These six secondary prizes are as follow: in total six vouchers. Each voucher can be used either for a return trip or two individual trips which will get provided by Flixbus. One voucher will be raffled in each of following countries: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands, France, and the USA. They are valid until 31st December 2019 and can be redeemed in every country in which Flixbus is operating. The vouchers are transferable to third parties.

 

6. The 3 winners will be drawn at random within 1 business day after each part of the contest as described in paragraph 4.

 

7. At the end of each part, the winner will be notified via the email address used for creating the user account. If the type of the prize allows it, the prize will be delivered by post to the winner’s address indicated during registration.  Entries are considered solely for each part of the contest and not transferable from one part to the other. After each part, a winner will be drawn and the entries received during the previous part(s) will not be accepted. To accept the prize the winner has to comment on TravelPirates’ Facebook page. The winner must confirm, using the contact routes specified in the notification, the receipt of the notification as well as his/her name and address within 7 days from being notified of the prize by the competition promoter. Otherwise, the right to the prize ceases and will be allocated to another entrant. In this respect, the entrant is responsible for making sure that he take note of the notification of the prize from TravelPirates via his email account. If the prize won is the participation in a trip, the trip details will be arranged in consultation with the winner.

 

8. The delivery of non-cash prizes is free of charge in Germany only. This applies to one delivery attempt. Otherwise, the winners will have to bear transport costs and other expenses (customs duties, taxes etc.).

 

9. The claim to the prize may not be assigned or transferred. The prizes cannot be paid out, supplemented or changed. If the prizes cannot be made available to the winners for whatever reason, TravelPirates reserves the right to provide a substitute prize of an equivalent value.

 

10. The trips to be won in the draw will be arranged and executed by TravelPirates. TravelPirates is not liable for the trip arrangement and execution.

 

11. Facebook is in no way connected with the Competition and is not available for contact about the competition.

 

12. If the prize involves travel then you must start your travel from one of the participating countries: Germany, Austria, Switzerland, UK, France, Spain, Italy, USA and The Netherlands

 

13. Winners are responsible for ensuring their passport, visa, and any other required travel documents are valid and up to date for any trip they arrange with TravelPirates. If after arranging the trip with TravelPirates the winners realize that their papers are not in order, TravelPirates will not be liable to arrange another trip.

 

14. The prize(s) may be considered a taxable benefit to the winners. The winners will be solely and directly responsible for accounting for and paying to any relevant tax authority, any tax liability arising on their prize.


 

15. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

 

16. Winner Selection and Notification: Winner will be selected by a random drawing under the supervision of TravelPirates Corp. Winner will be notified by email within seven (7) days following selection of Winner. To accept the prize the winner has to comment on the Travelpirates.com or Facebook page. TravelPirates Corp. shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk email or other security settings or for Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 7 days from the time award notification sent by TravelPirates Corp., or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY WINNER (AT TRAVELPIRATES CORP.’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.

 

17. Rights Granted by You: By entering this content (e.g., photo, video, text, etc.), You understand and agree that TravelPirates Corp., anyone acting on behalf of TravelPirates Corp., and TravelPirates Corp.’s licensees, successors, and assigns, shall have the right, where permitted by law, to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use in any media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity and throughout the World, without limitation, your entry, name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Campaign, and biographical information for news, publicity, information, trade, advertising, public relations, and promotional purposes. without any further compensation, notice, review, or consent. By entering this content, You represent and warrant that your entry is an original work of authorship, and does not violate any third party’s proprietary or intellectual property rights. If your entry infringes upon the intellectual property right of another, You will be disqualified at the sole discretion of TravelPirates Corp. If the content of your entry is claimed to constitute an infringement of any proprietary or intellectual proprietary rights of any third party, You shall, at your sole expense, defend or settle against such claims. You shall indemnify, defend, and hold harmless TravelPirates Corp. from and against any suit, proceeding, claims, liability, loss, damage, costs or expense, which TravelPirates Corp. may incur, suffer, or be required to pay arising out of such infringement or suspected infringement of any third party’s right.


 

18. Terms & Conditions: TravelPirates Corp. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Campaign should virus, bug, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other cause beyond TravelPirates Corp.’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Campaign. In such case, TravelPirates Corp. may select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by TravelPirates Corp. TravelPirates Corp. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Campaign or website or violates these Terms & Conditions. TravelPirates Corp. has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Campaign, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by Campaign rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Campaign may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such attempt be made, TravelPirates Corp. reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law.

 

19. Limitation of Liability: By entering, You agree to release and hold harmless TravelPirates Corp. and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim, or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from: (i) such entrant’s participation in the Campaign and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunction of any computer, cable, network, hardware, or software, or other mechanical equipment; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, telephone, or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.

 

20. Disputes: THIS Campaign IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF the United States of America AND the state of Massachusetts, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Campaign, participant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Campaign, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Massachusetts having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances shall the participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to, punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Campaign). Participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

 

21. Privacy Policy: Throughout the campaign, participants can unsubscribe from the campaign by clicking the unsubscribe button at the bottom of every contest email. Post-campaign the general data protection declaration terms are applied. Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the TravelPirates Corp. website. To read the Privacy Policy, click here.

 

22. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the Winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to TravelPirates Corp., 399 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116, USA. Requests must be received no later than June 30th, 2018 at noon EST.

 

23. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Campaign is TravelPirates Corp., 399 Boylston St., Boston, MA 02116, USA.

 

24. The Campaign hosted by TravelPirates Corp. is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.

 

25. By participating, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.

 

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