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Ode to Joy contest official rules

OFFICIAL RULES FOR Ode to Joy Pre-order Weekly Giveaway


By entering or participating in the Ode toJoy Pre-order Weekly Giveaway you agree to all of the following rules:

How to Enter.  Anyone who pre-orders a copy of Ode to Joy from the Ode to Joy Pre-Order store is automatically entered into the drawings. No purchase is necessary to enter the Contest. Enter the Contest by mailing a postcard containing your name, mailing address, phone number to the following address: Ode to Joy Pre-Order Contest, Bingo Merch GmbH, 4 Naumburger Str., Berlin, 12057. Limit one entry per person. If multiple entries are received from any person, only one entry will qualify for the random drawing. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules.

Eligibility. The Contest is open to people 18 years of age or older. Proof of age may be required. Employees of Wilco, Bingo Merch GmbH, and their affiliated companies, employees of any prize sponsor and its affiliates, and members of such employees' immediate families or households are ineligible to participate in this Contest.

Prize Deadlines. All entries for the Contest must be received by Bingo Merch GmbH. on or before 2 PM CET on the day of the drawing. Winner will be selected by random drawings to be held each of the following dates: August 27, September 17 and October 1.  at 3:00 PM, CET.

Winner Selection and Notification.  The odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received.  Any attempted second entry shall be discarded, and the entrant may be disqualified from the Contest.  All drawings will be conducted under the supervision of Bingo Merch GmbH. The decisions of Bingo Merch GmbH are final and binding in all matters 
relating to this Contest. Entries are the property of Bingo Merch GmbH and will not be returned. Entrants need not be present at the drawing to win a prize. Winner will be notified by phone, e-mail or mail. If a winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been made within five (5) business days of Bingo Merch GmbH first attempt, or if an entrant is found to be ineligible, an alternate winner may be selected.

Prizes. Everyone who purchases the album Ode to Joy in any product combination from this site will automatically be entered, each week, to win one of the weekly prizes.

General Conditions. This Contest is void where and to the extent prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable laws, including, without limitation,national and local laws and regulations. In the event of non-compliance by any winner with the official rules of this Contest, an alternate winner may be selected. Prizes are non-transferable. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable will result in a disqualification of the winner and an alternate winner may be selected. All prizes will be awarded. Except where legally prohibited, acceptance of any prize constitutes permission for Bingo Merch GmbH to use each winner's name, photograph, likeness, voice, address (city and state) and testimonials, in printed, broadcast or other media, whether now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, in any manner it deems appropriate in connection with promoting this or any other Contest and/or promotion sponsored by it, without further compensation to the winner.

Releases. By participating, entrants agree that Bingo Merch GmbH, those involved in the development, production (including prize suppliers),
implementation and distribution of this Contest and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, service providers, and agencies, and their directors, officers, agents, employees, attorneys, and any other person or entity associated with such entities and/or promotion (hereinafter collectively called "Promoters"), shall not be liable for any claims, damages, losses or injuries, including any third party claims, arising from or relating to, in whole or in part, this Contest, including entry and participation in this Contest and acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes. All entrants further agree that in the event of any third party claims, damages, losses or injuries, arising from or relating to such entrant's participation in this Contest, such entrant will indemnify and hold Promoters harmless from and against any and all such claims, including reasonable attorneys' fees related thereto. Promoters shall not be liable for entries that are delayed, lost, misdirected, misdelivered, incorrect or incomplete, and such entries will be not be eligible for this Contest. Promoters shall not be responsible for any technical malfunctions of any telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment or software; program malfunctions or other failures; delayed computer transactions or network connections; any errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic; or any combination thereof, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to the computer of any entrant or any other person related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Contest. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Contest will be ineligible for prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Bingo Merch GmbH. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend this Contest should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond its control corrupt the proper administration or security of the Contest. Bingo Merch GmbH reserves the right to modify the rules of the Contest in any way or at any time, as long as reasonable notice is given. All taxes on any prize won are the sole responsibility of each winner, including, without limitation, any national, state, or local taxes which may be deemed applicable in such winner's jurisdiction of residence. This Contest shall be governed by the laws of the Berlin, Germany. By participating in this contest, entrants agree that the state and federal courts located in the Berlin, Germany.

Rules/Winners List. A list of winners names will be posted on this website immediately following each drawing. To receive a copy of these Official Rules or the list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Bingo Merch Contests - Ode to Joy Winners List or Official Rules, Naumburger Str 4 Berlin 20157, Germany. Specify "winners list" or "rules" on your request.