"Finger On The Pulse" Giveaway Official Rules

  2. ENTRY PERIOD. . The Kaplan Nursing Finger On The Pulse Giveaway ("Giveaway") is sponsored by Kaplan Test Prep, a division of Kaplan, Inc. (“Sponsor”).The entry period for the Giveaway commences at 8:00 A.M.ET on March 2, 2015 and ends at 11:59 P.M. PT on May 1, 2015. (“Entry Period”) at KaplanNursing.com/Scrubs (“Website”). Entry forms will be available on the Website, at promotional events, and through promotional emails. All electronic entries must be received by Kaplan no later than 11:59 P.M. PT on May 1, 2015. All print official entry forms must be submitted to a Kaplan representative at a promotional event by May 1, 2015.

  3. ELIGIBILITY. The Giveaway is open to residents of the contiguous United States, District of Columbia, Hawaii, Alaska, (collectively the “Eligible Jurisdictions”), who are aged 18 years or older as of May 2, 2015 and also a nursing school student graduating no earlier than May 2015. Officers, directors, representatives and employees of Sponsor, its parent, affiliates or subsidiaries, or their respective advertising, promotion, publicity, production, and judging agencies and their immediate families and household members are not eligible to enter.
  4. HOW TO ENTER. You may enter the Giveaway one of two ways: (1) simply visit the URL KaplanNursing.com/Scrubs, fill-out the entry form and submit it online during the Submission Period; or (2) pick up a print official entry form from a Kaplan representative at a promotional event during the Giveaway Period while supplies last, and drop off the completed entry form with the Kaplan representative during the Submission Period.

    Each entry will require:

    • First name, Last name
    • Email address, state of residence, and zip code, phone number, nursing school, graduation month, graduation year, type of nursing degree entrant is pursuing (RN or PN)
    • Entries must be submitted at KaplanNursing.com/Scrubs or at a promotional event from a print official entry form provided by a Kaplan Representative. Entries submitted via email or alternate processes will not be considered.
    • Submissions will be accepted from 8:00 A.M.ET on March 2, 2015 to 11:59 P.M. PT on May 1, 2015.
  6. LIMIT ONE ENTRY PER PERSON. Entries are void if they contain typographical, printing or other errors. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means are void. Entries that are mutilated, altered, incomplete, mechanically reproduced, tampered with, illegible, inaccurate, forged, irregular in any way, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules are also void. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned to the entrant. Sponsor and those working on its behalf will not be responsible for lost, late, misdirected or damaged mail or email, or for Internet, network, computer hardware and software, phone or other technical errors, malfunctions and delays that may occur. Entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account from which the entry is made. The authorized account holder is the natural person to whom an email address is assigned by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. By entering or accepting a prize in this Giveaway, entrants agree to be bound by the decisions of the judges, the Sponsor and these Official Rules and to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
  7. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION. In this Giveaway, two (2) winners will be selected by the Sponsor from all entries received in a random drawing held each week (each a “Drawing Date”) through the Entry Period for a total of twenty (20) winners. The odds of winning increase for entrants who submit entries earlier in Submission Period for the Giveaway.

    Drawing Dates:

    • 3/6/15
    • 3/13/15
    • 3/20/15
    • 3/27/15
    • 4/3/15
    • 4/10/15
    • 4/17/15
    • 4/24/15
    • 5/1/15
    • 5/11/15

    The drawings are conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. Potential prize winners will be notified by email using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Winners will also be announced on Facebook following each Drawing Date of the contest. Sponsor shall have no liability for any potential prize winning notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by any potential winner for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, any potential prize winner does not respond within (5) days of the first notification attempt, or if the prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential prize winner, such potential prize winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected. If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner may be selected. The chosen winners will be required to complete an Affidavit of Eligibility and Compliance with these Official Rules and a Liability and (unless prohibited) Publicity Release to be executed and returned to Sponsor within 14 days in order to qualify as the winner. The prize winners will also be required to complete a W-9 Taxpayer identification Form.

  8. PRIZE. Twenty (20) winners will each receive:
    • One pair of purple scrubs (top and bottom)- ARV $15.98
    • One pair of purple compression socks- ARV $13.93
    • One Spotify 3-month subscription- ARV $29.97
    Each winner will also receive an enrollment in one of the following NCLEX Prep courses depending on student’s degree program: NCLEX-RN Classroom, NCLEX-RN Classroom Anywhere™, NCLEX-RN On Demand, NCLEX-PN Classroom, NCLEX-PN Classroom Anywhere. The winner must register for the NCLEX course that starts no later than December 31, 2018. ARV $559.00 each. Terms and prize conditions subject to change without notice. No substitution, cash equivalent or transfer for any prize (or prize component), except that Sponsor, at its sole discretion, may substitute a prize (or prize component) with a prize of equal or greater value, whether due to the unavailability of a prize (or prize component), or for any other reason. Any depictions of prizes are for illustrative purposes only. All federal, state, or other taxes (if applicable) including, without limitation, income taxes, are the sole responsibility of each winner.
  9. GENERAL CONDITIONS. . No substitution, cash equivalent or transfer for any prize (or prize component), except that Sponsor, at its sole discretion, may substitute a prize (or prize component) with a prize of equal or greater value, whether due to the unavailability of a prize (or prize component), or for any other reason. Any depictions of prizes are for illustrative purposes only. All federal, state, or other taxes (if applicable) including, without limitation, income taxes, are the sole responsibility of each winner. By entering or accepting a prize in this Giveaway, entrants agree to be bound by the Sponsor and these Official Rules and to comply with all applicable federal, state, provincial, and local laws and regulations (collectively "Rules and Laws"). Except where prohibited by law, entry into the Giveaway constitutes permission for Sponsor to use, without notice or further compensation, worldwide, and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known and hereafter devised, such Entrant's first name, last initial, name of nursing school, city, state, likeness, pictures, Photographs, Video, voice, biographical information and statements for purposes of advertising, trade, promotion and publicity. Additionally, if an Entrant chooses to opt-in to receive communications from Sponsor or any of its affiliates or partners, his/her personal information will be subject to the Sponsor or its affiliate or partner's privacy policy and such Entrant agrees to receive additional email communication, mail, or telephone regarding the this Giveaway or any of the Sponsor’s or its affiliates’ products, services or promotions from that particular entity. Opting-in to receive communications does not improve one's odds for winning a prize. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it (or its authorized designee hosting the Website) finds to be: (i) tampering with, as applicable, the entry process or otherwise with the operation of the Giveaway (including, but not limited to, the use of automated computer programs or any non-human mechanism, entity, or device), the Website, or any Web page or Web banner ad related to the Giveaway; (ii) acting in violation of the Official Rules; (iii) acting in a non-sportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, harass, harm, mislead, or defraud any other individual or entity; or (iv) otherwise in violation of law. Any person attempting to defraud any of the Giveaway Entries or in any way tamper with the Giveaway will be ineligible to win the prize and Sponsor will seek all remedies available to it, including, if appropriate, filing appropriate complaints with legal authorities. If, for any reason, the Giveaway or the Website (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted, or is not capable of running as originally planned, and processing of Giveaway Entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor's sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Giveaway or the granting of a prize or any component thereof, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Giveaway or any portion thereof and to conduct the judging and award the prize from all eligible, salvageable Giveaway Entries received (if any), prior to and/or after (as appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor or otherwise in a manner that is fair and equitable as determined by Sponsor.
  10. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY. Sponsor is not responsible or liable for Giveaway Entries that are entered by other than human means (such as by an automated computer program or any non-human mechanism, entity, or device), or for Giveaway Entries that are illegible, late, forged, destroyed, lost, misplaced, stolen, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, garbled, altered, postage-due, mutilated, destroyed, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway , or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of Giveaway Entries in the Giveaway, or for failure to receive Giveaway Entries due to transmission failures or technical failures of any kind and such Entries will be disqualified. By entering the Giveaway, each Entrant irrevocably agrees and acknowledges to be bound by the Official Rules and all applicable laws, and decisions of the Sponsor which are final and binding in all respects; to forever and irrevocably waive all of his/her rights to claim ambiguity with respect to the Official Rules and to waive all of his/her rights to bring any claim, action, or proceeding against any of the Giveaway Entities in connection with the Giveaway; and to forever and irrevocably release, indemnify, and hold harmless each of Sponsor, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, agents, shareholders, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively the "Releases"), from any liability (including, but not limited to, liability for defamation, libel, slander, invasion of privacy, infringement of publicity or any intellectual property rights, any property loss, damage, personal injury, bodily injury, death, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience or irregularity, and any indirect, incidental, consequential, special, punitive or exemplary damages of any kind even if the Releases have been advised of the possibility of such loss or damages), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneys' fees) that may arise from, result from or are in connection with: (a) the Giveaway, including but not limited to any Giveaway-related activity or element thereof, and the Entrant's Giveaway Entry, participation or inability to participate in the Giveaway, (b) the violation of any privacy, personal, publicity or proprietary rights, (c) typographical errors in these Official Rules or any Giveaway promotional materials, (d) acceptance, attendance at, participation in, possession, defects in, use, misuse or inability to use the prize (or any component thereof), (e) any change in the prizing (or any components thereof) due to unavailability, business or creative considerations, or due to reasons beyond Sponsor's control, including but not limited to by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s), or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not such action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened or actual terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond the Sponsor's control, or as otherwise permitted in these Official Rules, (f) any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation, or modification of the Giveaway, (g) human error, (h) incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission of any part of the Sponsor (including, without limitation, the Entry Information or any parts thereof), (i) any system, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider utilized by Sponsor or by a Entrant, (j) interruption or inability to access the Giveaway, the Website or any other Giveaway -related web pages, or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems, (k) any damage to Entrant's (or any third person's) computer and/or its contents related to or resulting from any part of the Giveaway, (l) any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects, and/or any other destroyed, incomplete, undeliverable or damaged Entries, (n) any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of the Sponsor, or any of their agents or employees, (o) any wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act of omission on the part of a prize supplier or any of its agents, servants, employees or independent contractors, (p) lost, late, stolen, misdirected, damaged or destroyed prizing (or any element thereof), (q) or any other cause, condition, or event whatsoever beyond the control of Sponsor or its parent, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies. Each Entrant hereby acknowledges that the Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any express or implied warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or any component thereof.
  12. USE OF ENTRANT AND WINNER INFORMATION. The information that you provide in connection with the Giveaway may be used for Sponsor's and select Corporate Partners' purposes to send you information about Sponsor's and its Corporate Partners' products and services. If you would like your name removed from Sponsor's mailing list or if you do not wish to receive information from Sponsor or its Corporate Partners, write to Sponsor at Kaplan Nursing, 395 Hudson St, 4th Floor, NY, NY 10014.
  13. RULES/PRIZE WINNER INFORMATION. For a copy of these Official Rules or the Prize Winner Information, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Kaplan Nursing Finger on the Pulse Giveaway "Rules"/"Prize Winner Information", Kaplan Test Prep, Kaplan Nursing, 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014. All requests must be received by July 31. 2015. These Official Rules will also be available on the Website during the entire Giveaway.
  14. SPONSER(S). Kaplan Test Prep (Kaplan, Inc.), 395 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10014 ©2015 Kaplan Test Prep. All rights reserved.
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