Contest Rules

  • Sponsor

    The sponsor of this Contest is BN Property Management Inc., doing business as Birds Nest Properties, 675 Market Hill, Vancouver, B.C. V5Z 4B5.

  • Eligibility

    No purchase necessary to enter or to win. The making of purchases will not increase your chances of winning.

    The Flax Sleep $100 Gift Card Contest (the “Contest”) is open only to individuals residing in the Province of British Columbia, Canada during the Contest Period, who have reached the age of majority.

    Entities other than individuals and Birds Nest Properties employees or members of their immediate families are ineligible to enter/win.

    Birds Nest Properties reserves the right at any time to require proof of identity and/or eligibility to enter the Contest. Failure to provide such proof may result in disqualification. All personal and other information supplied for purposes of the Contest must be truthful, complete, accurate, and in no way misleading. Birds Nest Properties reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify an entrant to the Contest if that entrant supplies untruthful, incomplete, inaccurate, or misleading personal details and/or information at any time.

    The Contest is subject to local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.

  • Contest Duration

    The Contest entry period begins at 9:00 a.m. Pacific Time on Tuesday, June 4, 2019 and ends at 11:59 a.m. Pacific Time on Friday, June 7, 2019 (the “Contest Period”).

  • Method of Entry

    To enter the Contest, entrants (each an “Entrant” and collectively, the “Entrants”) must (1) follow both @rentbirdsnest and @flaxsleep on Instagram; and (2) tag at least one friend on the June 4, 2019 Flax Sleep Contest post on Birds Nest Properties’ Instagram account (@rentbirdsnest). Each tag made during the Contest Period will constitute one entry (each an “Entry” and collectively, “Entries”). Entries must be made during the Contest Period and remain posted until the end of the Contest Period. Birds Nest Properties may not be able to view Entries where users accounts are set to “private”. It is each entrant’s sole responsibility to take all steps required for Birds Nest Properties to be able to detect his or her Entries and to set his or her applicable Instagram account settings to accept communications from Birds Nest Properties and to timely check his or her applicable accounts for any direct messages, comments, or replies from Birds Nest Properties in connection with the administration of the Contest. There is no limit to the number of Entries that an entrant may make. The greater the number of Entries, the greater the odds of winning.

    Entries will be considered void if not submitted and received during the Contest Period in accordance with these rules, or if such Entries do not comply with Instagram’s terms of service, each as determined by Birds Nest Properties in its sole discretion.

    By entering the Contest and submitting an Entry, each Entrant grants Birds Nest Properties a non-exclusive right and license in perpetuity to publish, display, communicate to the public, make available, reproduce, modify, edit, or otherwise use their Entry and to identify the Entrant, in whole or in part, for administering, advertising, or promoting the Contest.

  • Prize

    A total of one (1) gift card having a value of $100 CDN (the “Prize”) for the Flax Sleep website is available to be won in the Contest. No substitutions are permitted. Subject to the Entrant’s compliance with these rules, the Prize will only be awarded to the person who is verified as the authorized account holder of the Instagram account used to submit the selected Entry as determined in accordance with the official records of Instagram.

  • Draw

    A total of one (1) random draw (the “Draw”) will be conducted by Birds Nest Properties using a random number generator upon completion of the Contest Period from among all eligible Entries made during the Contest Period to select one (1) prize winner (the “Draw Winner“). The odds of winning the Prize will depend on the number of eligible entries made during the Contest Period.

  • Notification

    The Draw Winner will be notified via Instagram direct message, and announced via an Instagram post. The Draw Winner will have 24 hours to reply by Instagram direct message to confirm his or her prize. If the Draw Winner fails to claim the prize within 24 hours of receiving the direct message, the prize will be forfeited and the Draw Winner will be disqualified, notwithstanding that his or her name has been publicly announced. Upon the forfeiture of the Prize, a new Draw will be conducted and a new Draw Winner will be selected and announced.

  • Confirmation of Prize Winner

    Before being confirmed as the Winner and awarded the Prize, the Draw Winner will be required to (1) correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question without mechanical aid or other forms of assistance; (2) complete and sign a release form that confirms compliance with the Contest rules and provides a publication and liability release in favour of Birds Nest Properties, Flax Sleep, and Instagram, a form reasonably required by Birds Nest Properties; and (3) provide such other documentation and information as may reasonably be required by Birds Nest Properties. If the Draw Winner fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question, or fails to provide the releases and other documents reasonably required by Birds Nest Properties, the Draw Winner will be disqualified and will forfeit all rights to the Prize. In such event, Birds Nest Properties may, but will not be required, to conduct a new Draw, and select and announce a new Draw Winner.

  • General Terms and Conditions

    Birds Nest Properties reserves the right to cancel, modify, or suspend the Contest at any time, at its discretion.

    By entering in the Contest, each Entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Contest rules; (ii) that the Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram; (iii) to release, indemnify and hold harmless each of Birds Nest Properties, Flax Sleep, and Instagram, and each of their respective affiliates, partners, employees, agents, officers, and directors (collectively, the “Releasees”) from and against any and all liabilities, litigation, claims, or damages in connection with the Contest and the Entrant’s participation therein.

    By entering in the Contest, each Entrant expressly consents to Birds Nest Properties and its agents or representatives storing, sharing, and using the personal information of such Entrant for the purpose of administering the Contest.

    The invalidity, unenforceability, or illegality of any provision of the Contest rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision, and the remainder of the Contest rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid, unenforceable, or illegal provisions were not contained herein.

    To the fullest extent permitted by applicable law, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of the Contest rules and the rights and obligations of the Entrants, Birds Nest Properties, and the Releasees shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the Province of British Columbia and the federal laws of Canada applicable therein. By entering in the Contest, the Entrants agree to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the Province of British Columbia in connection with or in any way relating to the Contest or the Contest rules.