Appetite for Good

Rules and Regulations

1. Eligibility: The Appetite for Good giveaway is open to legal residents of British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan and Manitoba. Entrants must be 18 years of age as of their date of entry in this promotion in order to qualify. This giveaway is subject to federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations and void where prohibited by law. Canadian Western Bank's employees, its subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, and directors (collectively the “Employees”), as well as members of an Employees' immediate family and/or those living in the same household of Employees are ineligible to participate in the Appetite for Good giveaway. 

2. Sponsorship. The sponsor is Canadian Western Bank (“Sponsor”), located at 3000-10303 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton AB T5J 3X6. Sponsor will conduct the giveaway substantially as described in these Official Rules. 

3. Agreement to Rules: By entering this giveaway, the Entrant (“You”) agrees to abide by the Sponsor's Official Rules and decisions, which are fully and unconditionally binding in all respects. The Sponsor reserve the right to refuse, withdraw, or disqualify any entry at any time at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. By entering this giveaway, the You represents and warrants that You are eligible to participate based on eligibility requirements explained in the Official Rules. You also agree to accept the decisions of the Sponsor as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Appetite for Good giveaway. 

4. Appetite for Good giveaway Entry Period: This promotion begins on April 15, 2020 at 13:00 MST and ends on May 11, 2020 at 23:59 MST (“Entry Period”). To be eligible for the giveaway, entries must be received within the specified Entry Period. 

5. How to Enter: Eligible entrants can enter The Appetite for Good giveaway by commenting on the designated Facebook posts as described in the post itself. There will be a total of five Facebook posts which are open for entries, posted on April 15, week of April 20, week of April 27, week of May 4, and week of May 11, 2020. Eligible entries are defined as comment from one user tagging another with a description of why they deserve a meal. The user posting the comment is not the entrant, but rather they are acting on behalf of the person they identify in their post. The person tagged must meet the eligibility requirements defined previously. 

Entrants may only be awarded one prize during the Entry Period, however users can nominate and tag multiple people on any of the five entry posts.

Valid entries will be submitted by Facebook comments only. Any mentions on other social media platforms will not be considered valid entries into the giveaway.

As a participant, your entry must fully meet all giveaway requirements, as specified in the Official Rules, in order to be eligible to win a prize. Incomplete entries or those that do not adhere to the Official Rules or specifications will be disqualified at the Sponsor's sole discretion.

NOTE: Fraudulent methods of entry or circumvention of the rules may result in the Sponsor invalidating your entries and removing them from the giveaway at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. 

6. Prizes: The Winner(s) of the Appetite for Good giveaway (the “Winner”) will receive a free meal of their choosing from a pre-selected list of restaurants chosen by the Sponsor. The actual/appraised prize value may differ at the time the prize is awarded. The prize(s) shall be determined solely by the Sponsor. There shall be no cash or other prize substitution permitted except at the Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. The Winner, upon acceptance of the prize, is solely responsible for all expenses related to the prize, including without limitation any and all local, provincial, and federal taxes. The Winner shall not transfer assignment of the prize to others nor shall the Winner request the cash equivalent or prize substitution. By accepting the prize, the selected Winner grants permission for the Sponsor to use the Winner’s likeness, entry, and name for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation unless prohibited by law. 

7. Odds: The total number of eligible entries received determines the odds of selection. 

8. Selection and Notification of Winner: The Winner will be selected by a panel’s discretion under the supervision of the Sponsor. The Sponsor will notify the Winner(s) by a private Facebook message within 1 day following Winner selection. The Sponsor is not responsible for nor shall have no liability for Winner’s failure to receive notices due to Facebook privacy or security settings that may cause notifications to be marked as spam or junk. Nor shall be Sponsor be liable for the Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner 1) fails to claim the prize within 14 days from the time the award notification was sent, 2) is found ineligible, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected. Receipt of the prize (offered in the Appetite for Good giveaway) by the Winner is upon the condition of compliance with any and all federal, provincial, and local laws and regulations. IF THE WINNER VIOLATES ANY OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES, THE WINNER (AT THE SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL BE DISQUALIFIED, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED. 

9. Rights Granted by You: By submitting an entry (e.g., text, video, photo, etc.) into this giveaway, You understand and agree that the Sponsor, any individual acting on the Sponsor’s behalf, and the licensees successors, and assigns of the Sponsor shall, where permitted by law, have the right to print, publish, broadcast, distribute and use in any media known now or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, worldwide, and without limitation, your submission, name, photo, portrait, voice, likeness, image, statements about the Appetite for Good giveaway, and your biographical information for news, publicity, advertising, promotional purposes, trade, information, and public relations without any further notice, review, consent, compensation, or remuneration. 

10. Terms & Conditions: In its sole discretion, the Sponsor reserves the right to modify, suspend, cancel, or terminate the Appetite for Good giveaway should non-authorized human intervention, a bug or virus, fraud, or other causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, impact or corrupt the security, fairness, proper conduct, or administration of the Appetite for Good giveaway. The Sponsor, in the event of any of the above issues, may determine the Winner based on all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by the Sponsor. Individuals who tamper with or attempt to tamper with the operation or entry process of the giveaway or website or violates these Terms & Conditions will be disqualified by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. In its sole discretion, the Sponsor has the right to maintain the integrity of the Appetite for Good giveaway, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to: multiple entries from the same user; multiple entries from the same computer beyond the number allowed by the giveaway rules; or the use of bots, macros, scripts, or other technical means for entering. Attempts by any entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Appetite for Good giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil laws. If any such attempt is made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. 

11. Limitation of Liability: Your entry into this giveaway constitutes Your agreement to release and hold harmless the Sponsor and its subsidiaries, representatives, affiliates, partners, advertising and promotion agencies, successors, agents, assigns, directors, employees, and officers against and from any and all claims, liability, illness, injury, death, litigation, loss, or damages that may occur, directly or indirectly from participation in the giveaway and/or the 1) Winner accepting, possessing, using, or misusing of any awarded prize or any portion thereof; 2) any type of technical failure; 3) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions, phone, or Internet service; 4) unauthorized intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; 5) electronic error or human error in the Promotion administration or the processing of entries. 

12. Disputes: THIS giveaway IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF CANADA, BRITISH COLUMBIA, ALBERTA, SASKATCHEWAN AND MANITOBA WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. The Entrant agrees, as a condition of participating in this promotion, that if any disputes cannot be resolved between the Entrant and the Sponsor, and if causes of action arise out of or are connected with this giveaway, they shall be individually resolved exclusively before a court located in British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan or Manitoba having jurisdiction, without resorting to any form of class action. Under no circumstances in any such dispute 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 giveaway). The participant waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. 

13. Privacy Policy: Information submitted with an entry is subject to the Privacy Policy stated on the Canadian Western Bank website. Click here to read the Privacy Policy. 

14. Winners List: You may obtain a copy of the Winner’s name(s) or a copy of these Official Rules, by sending your request via mail with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to: 3000-10303 Jasper Avenue NW, Edmonton AB T5J 3X6. Requests must be postmarked no later than May 11, 2020. 

15. Social Media Channel-Specific Rules: The giveaway hosted by Canadian Western Bank is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook.