Koala Studios “Picture This” Terms and Conditions


Koala Studios “Picture This”Room Planner Registration Sweepstakes

No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

SPONSORS: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Tacony Corporation, through its Koala Studios division (hereinafter “Koala”).

PRIZE: ONE “REGISTERED ACCOUNT” SWEEPSTAKES PRIZE WINNER: Wins one (1) Madeira Thread Treasure Chest, with the winner’s choice of Rayon embroidery thread or Aerofil all-purpose thread.  Approximate retail value of prize is $398.

HOW TO ENTER: CREATE A REGISTERED ACCOUNT ON THE KOALA ONLINE ROOM PLANNER:  Visit www.mykoalastudio.com/room-planner or mykoalastudio.icovia.com.  Click “Login” and complete the “Create an Account” section to register your account.  All qualifying accounts registered by 12:31 p.m. on 5/31/13 will be included in the random drawing for the “Registered Account” Prize (Madeira Thread Chest.)

WINNER DETERMINATION: All Registered Account entries will be collected from the qualifying Registered Koala Online Room Planner accounts and a  winner selected by random drawing on or after Monday, June 3, 2013.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: On or after June 3, 2013, The prize winner will be posted on mykoalastudio.com and the winner will be contacted to select their preferred thread chest color and choice of thread, and will need to sign a release waiver. The waiver is a declaration of eligibility and liability release, and, where legal, a publicity release, and any applicable forms required by tax authorities and/or prize suppliers and other documents (collectively, the “Prize Claim Documents”) that must be submitted to Koala by the date specified.  After June 3, 2013, the winner will be notified by email and will need to sign and complete the required Prize Claim documents, which include a declaration of eligibility, liability release, warranty that the design project is original, hold harmless agreement, complete instructions for making the project, any forms that may be required by tax authorities, and, where legal, publicity release allowing Koala to use the winners name, hometown, and likeness for promotional purposes.

GENERAL RULES:

  1. Program begins on April 1, 2013 and ends May 31, 2013 at 12:59 PM CST.  No purchase is necessary to participate in this promotion. A purchase will not improve an individual’s chance of winning. Open to legal U.S. residents of the 48 continental states who are 18 years of age or older, EXCEPT employees of Tacony, participating retailers and their respective affiliates. Void in Puerto Rico, Canada and void where prohibited by law. No substitution or transfer of prize by winner is permitted. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Return of prize, return of email notification as undeliverable, or noncompliance with these rules will result in disqualification and an alternate will be selected by a random drawing. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to the Sponsor to use winner’s name, hometown, statements regarding this sweepstakes, voice and/or likeness for the purpose of advertising, public relations and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  2. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsors, its directors, officers, employees and assigns, harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use of prize. Winners understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession, participation and/or use of prizes.
  3. To enter to win the Registration prize each entrant may submit one write in entry. We do not accept entries from a third party or entries sent in bulk. Mail postcard to Koala Picture This, PO Box 730, Fenton, MO 63026.
  4. Your chances of winning are dependent on number of people who enter.
  5. Sponsor is not responsible for any inability or difficulty experienced by an individual in attempting to enter the sweepstakes and/or use Koala’s Online Room Planner. Nor is sponsor liable to any party for any malfunction or service interruption with the contest site, regardless of whether the outcome of the contest may be affected by that malfunction or service interruption.
  6. Sponsor is not responsible for any failure by a potential prize winner to receive notification that that he or she is the grand prize winner, including, but not limited to, any attempt to notify an entrant that is not received due to an erroneous, fraudulent, invalid or bogus email address or is intercepted by SPAM or other filters, is misdirected or not received for any other reason. The deadline for a winning entrant to complete and return Prize Claim Documents to Koala is 5 days after the date on the notification. Failure to timely comply with this requirement results in the winner forfeiting the prize and another winner being selected.
  7. If potential winner cannot be reached within 2 business days from the first notification attempt, or in the event of noncompliance within the above stated Eligibility Documents time period, with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. If the winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.
  8. No substitution, assignment, cash equivalent or transfer of prize (or portion thereof) is permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the prize with another prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
  9. TAXES AND EXPENSES: Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and all other fees and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being awarded.
  10. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: By participating, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it believes to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated entries.
  11. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants consent to the use of their names, cities and states of residence, voices, and/or photographs and/or similar related information for promotional, advertising and other purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Tacony and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, suppliers, distributors, retailers, and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) from any claims, actions, injury, liability, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Promotion or from the acceptance or use of the prize awarded.
  12. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Releasees are not responsible for: (i) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of the Promotion; (ii) late, lost, stolen, undelivered, misdirected, delayed, illegible, inaccurate, garbled or incomplete entries, lost or stolen entry boxes, or for any electronic, computer, printing, typographical, human or other error relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize, or in any Promotion-related materials (including these Official Rules); or (iii) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, hardware, or software, which injury or damage may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion.
  13. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Missouri; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering a Promotion, and in no event shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs or expenses; and (c) entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’srights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Missouri, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Missouri or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of Missouri.
  14. RULES/WINNER’S NAME: For the name of the winner, available after 6/10/13, or for an additional copy of these Official Rules, visit www.mykoalastudio.com or mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Koala Studios Sweepstakes, 1760 Gilsinn Lane, Fenton, MO 63026. Please specify “Rules” or “Winner’s Name.” Requests must be received by 6/30/13. Vermont residents may omit return postage for “Rules” requests. You may also view these Official Rules at www.mykoalastudio.com.
  15. SPONSOR: Tacony Corporation, 1760 Gilsinn Lane, Fenton, MO 63026

Koala Picture This Room Planner Contest Rules, Terms and Conditions

No Purchase Necessary to Enter or Win. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

Sponsors: This contest  is sponsored by Tacony Corporation, through its Koala Studios division (hereinafter "Koala").

PRIZE: ONE “ROOM PLAN” CONTEST PRIZE WINNER: Wins (1) one Koala Small StorageCenter, including Base Model and Outback Leaf Extension.  Prize also includes Top Drawer delivery to one location within the contiguous 48 United States.  Winner may choose one of eight colors for their Small StorageCenter, and may purchase additional accessories at the Sewing and Craft Club “Club Price”. Grand Prize has an approximate retail value of $2793.

HOW TO ENTER:

  1. SUBMIT A ROOM PLAN:
    1. ENTRY PERIOD begins April 1, 2013 and ends April 30, 2013.
      1. Visit www.mykoalastudio.com/room-planner or mykoalastudio.icovia.com and create a new Room Plan.  Room plan should include walls and at least one (1) Koala Studio.  Save your plan and submit it for the contest buy clicking the “Share” button and selecting “a Koala Studio Representative.”  Complete all fields of the form, including First Name, Last Name, Address, City, State, Zip, Email and Phone; then click “Send.” This will send a copy of your room plan to the Koala team. 
      2. There is a limit of one room plan entry per individual.  If you need to submit a new plan to replace an earlier plan you submitted, you may note this in the comments section of the form.
      3. Qualifying plans will be displayed on the Koala Facebook page (https://www.facebook.com/koalastudios) during the VOTING PERIOD (5/1/13 – 5/31/13).  The entrant whose Room Plan receives the highest vote total during the Voting Period will be the Grand Prize Winner. 
    2. ROOM PLAN VOTING PERIOD: begins May 1, 2013 and ends May 31, 2013.
      1. Room plans submitted and posted to www.facebook.com/koalastudios may be viewed by your friends, family and the general public from on or after May 1, 2013 until 12 p.m. CST on May 31, 2013.
      2. Sponsor reserves the right to refrain from posting any room plan that would be determined not suitable.
      3. Viewers accessing the contest Facebook tab will be allowed to vote for their favorite room plan. There is a limit of 1 vote per email address per room plan per day.
    3. WINNER DETERMINATION
      1. The grand prize (Room Plan) winner will be determined on or after June 3, 2013, based on the number of votes received at www.facbook.com/koalastudios. The winner will be notified by email and will need to sign a release waiver. The waiver is a declaration of eligibility and liability release, and, where legal, a publicity release, and any applicable forms required by tax authorities and/or prize suppliers and other documents (collectively, the "Prize Claim Documents") that must be submitted to Koala by the date specified. 
      2. If your Room Plan is the Grand Prize winner, it will be featured in a future e-newsletter from Koala and the Sewing and Craft Club. By entering a room plan, you warrant that the plan is original and that no third party has intellectual property rights with respect to it.
      3. Sponsor is not responsible if a potential prize winner does not receive his or her redemption instructions or corresponding prize because an erroneous, fraudulent or bogus e-mail address was provided at the time of registration or if the e-mail it sends to a potential online prize winner is intercepted by SPAM or other e-mail filters, is misdirected or not received for any reason. The deadline for receiving completed prize claims is 5 days after the drawing. Otherwise, the winner forfeits the prize and another winner will be randomly selected.
      4. The grand prize may not be delivered for 8 – 12 weeks after announcement of the winner.

GENERAL RULES:

  1. Program begins on April 1, 2013 and ends May 31, 2013 at 12:59 PM CST.  No purchase is necessary to participate in this promotion. A purchase will not improve an individual’s chance of winning. Open to legal U.S. residents of the 48 continental states who are 18 years of age or older, EXCEPT employees of Tacony, participating retailers and their respective affiliates. Void in Puerto Rico, Canada and void where prohibited by law. No substitution or transfer of prize by winner is permitted. All federal, state, and local taxes are the sole responsibility of winner. All federal, state, and local laws apply. Return of prize, return of email notification as undeliverable, or noncompliance with these rules will result in disqualification and an alternate will be selected by a random drawing. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to the Sponsor to use winner’s name, hometown, statements regarding this sweepstakes, voice and/or likeness for the purpose of advertising, public relations and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  2. By accepting prize, winner agrees to hold Sponsors, its directors, officers, employees and assigns, harmless against any and all claims and liability arising out of use of prize. Winners understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession, participation and/or use of prizes.
  3. Sponsor is not responsible for any inability or difficulty experienced by an individual in attempting to enter the contest and/or use Koala’s Online Room Planner. Sponsor is not responsible for any inability or difficulty experienced by any individual attempting to vote or register a vote for any particular project. Nor is sponsor liable to any party for any malfunction or service interruption with the contest site, regardless of whether the outcome of the contest may be affected by that malfunction or service interruption.
  4. Sponsor is not responsible for any failure by a potential prize winner to receive notification that his or her Room Plan has won the most votes and/or that he or she is the grand prize winner, including, but not limited to, any attempt to notify an entrant that is not received due to an erroneous, fraudulent, invalid or bogus email address or is intercepted by SPAM or other filters, is misdirected or not received for any other reason. The deadline for a winning entrant to complete and return Prize Claim Documents to Koala is 5 days after the date on the notification. Failure to timely comply with this requirement results in the winner forfeiting the prize and another winner being selected.
  5. If potential winner cannot be reached within 2 business days from the first notification attempt, or in the event of noncompliance within the above stated Eligibility Documents time period, with these Official Rules, or if prize notification is returned as undeliverable, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. If the winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be responsible for fulfilling all requirements imposed on winner set forth herein.
  6. PRIZE: ONE (1) Small StorageCenter with Outback Leaf Extension (Retail Value $3,749). Prize also includes Top Drawer Delivery to one location within the 48 continental United States ($295 value). If the winner resides outside of the normal Top Drawer delivery zones, winner is responsible for any additional charges. Please see www.sewingandcraftclub.com for Top Drawer Delivery details. No substitution, assignment, cash equivalent or transfer of prize (or portion thereof) is permitted, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the prize with another prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
  7. TAXES AND EXPENSES: Winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and all other fees and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being awarded.
  8. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: By participating, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it believes to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated entries.
  9. GENERAL CONDITIONS: By participating, entrants consent to the use of their names, cities and states of residence, voices, and/or photographs and/or similar related information for promotional, advertising and other purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. Entrants agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, Tacony and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, suppliers, distributors, retailers, and advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, and agents (collectively, "Releasees") from any claims, actions, injury, liability, loss or damage of any kind resulting from participating in this Promotion or from the acceptance or use of the prize awarded.
  10. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Releasees are not responsible for: (i) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of the Promotion; (ii) late, lost, stolen, undelivered, misdirected, delayed, illegible, inaccurate, garbled or incomplete entries, lost or stolen entry boxes, or for any electronic, computer, printing, typographical, human or other error relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prize, or in any Promotion-related materials (including these Official Rules); or (iii) any injury or damage to persons or property, including but not limited to entrant’s computer, hardware, or software, which injury or damage may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion.
  11. DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Promotion or the prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Missouri; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering a Promotion, and in no event shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs or expenses; and (c) entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Missouri, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Missouri or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than State of Missouri.
  12. RULES/WINNER’S NAME: For the name of the winner, available after 6/10/13, or for an additional copy of these Official Rules, visit www.mykoalastudio.com or mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Koala Studios Sweepstakes, 1760 Gilsinn Lane, Fenton, MO 63026. Please specify "Rules" or "Winner’s Name." Requests must be received by 6/30/13. Vermont residents may omit return postage for "Rules" requests. You may also view these Official Rules at www.mykoalastudio.com.
  13. SPONSOR: Tacony Corporation, 1760 Gilsinn Lane, Fenton, MO 63026