TITLE: [PURCASE+SMS] Jacobs Walk of Life Contest
PRIZE: Ski trip to Korea, Rm2000 cash, Osim products, iPod Touch and many more.
DEADLINE: 30th June 2009
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Terms & conditions
The Jacobs <Contest Title/Theme) SMS Contest (“Contest”) is organized by KRAFT MALAYSIA SDN BHD of Unit 701-704, Level 7, Uptown 1, No 1, Jalan SS21/58, Damansara Uptown, 47400 Petaling Jaya, SELANGOR (“Organiser”).
The Contest shall be held from 01st May 2009 to 30th June 2009 (“the Contest Period”) or any period as may be notified by the Organizer.
The Organizer may at its sole and absolute discretion extend the Contest Period at any time without any prior notice to any party (“the Extended Period”). Unless an Extended Period is announced, any entries received after 30th June 2009, 2359hours (due to any reason howsoever and/or whatsoever arising) shall be disqualified. Any participation in the Contest during the Extended Period (if any) shall be governed by these terms and conditions (“Terms and Conditions”) which shall remain in full force and effect.
The Contest is open to subscribers of prepaid and post-paid services of mobile phone operators providing Short Messaging System (“SMS”) services in Malaysia only (hereinafter collectively referred to as “Contestants”).
Employees and immediate family members of the Organizer, their advertising agencies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agencies and suppliers are not eligible to participate in the contest.
The Contestants must be citizens or permanent residents of Malaysia above the age of eighteen (18) years with a valid National Registration Identification Card (“NRIC”) number (12-digit) at the time of participation of the Contest. The Contestants shall be permitted to participate in the Contest via the use of mobile phones/SMS only.
Contestants under the age of eighteen (18) must seek parental and/or guardian approval to participate, as well as valid consent to use the bill payer’s NRIC numbers and mobile phones to enter the Contest. Any form of proof of parental and/or guardian approval may be requested by the Organizer at its sole discretion for any reason whatsoever. For Contestants under the age of eighteen (18), the Organizer considers it the responsibility of parents and/or guardian to monitor the Contestants’ participation in this Contest.
The Organizers shall hold the bill payers responsible for any action that arises from the use of their NRIC numbers or mobile phones for the Contest and shall not be responsible for any misuse of the bill payer’s NRIC number or mobile phones for the Contest by any Contestant.
By allowing their mobile phones lines’ particulars to be used and/or NRIC numbers to be submitted for the Contest – bill payers acknowledge that they are bound by these Terms and Conditions. Any payments in connection with the Contest shall be made irrespective of whether such charges were authorized by the bill payer.
For the purposes herein, the term “bill payer” shall mean the individual, company or entity specified in the registration or subscription form whose application and/or subscription for the relevant service (under clause 2.1) has been approved and accepted by the service provider.
3. Contest Mechanics
To enter the Contest via SMS, the Contestants must send in the entry by typing JACOBS<space>UniqueCode<space>ANSWERS<space>IC<space>Name to 36323 during the Contest Period or the Extended Period, if applicable.
E.g., JACOBS AB1234567 AAC 800125105678 Zainol Amirul
During the contest period, the Unique Code (as specified in clause 3.1 above) can be obtained from the participating Jacob’s product packs (“Participating Products”) as listed in our website http://www.JACOBS.com.my
Each Unique Code is only valid and can only be submitted for ONE (1) Contest entry. Contestants may send more than ONE entry but each entry must be accompanied by a valid Unique Code.
Contestants will receive the following SMS from the Organizers after sending in their valid Contest entries in accordance with clause 3.1 above:
E.g. For Contest entries:
[RM0.30] TQ. Entry accepted. Total Accumulated Points – Weekly: 100 Monthly: 1200. Details and T&C at http://www.JACOBS.com.my. PLEASE RETAIN PROOF OF PURCHASE
In accordance to clause 3.1 and 3.3, every correct entry will entitle the Contestants to such number of points in accordance with clause 3.5.1 and clause 3.5.2 below.
3.5.1 The Participating Products are assigned different points as listed below:
220.127.116.11 25 points will be given for the each of the following products: Jacob’s Cream Crackers 800g, Jacob’s Hi-Fibre 800g, Jacob’s Low Salt Hi-Fibre 800g, Jacob’s Weetameal 750g and Jacob’s Hi-Iron 750g.
18.104.22.168 10 points will be given for the each of the following products: Jacob’s Cream Crackers 450g, Jacob’s Hi-Fibre 445g, Jacob’s Low Salt Hi-Fibre 445g, Jacob’s Weetameal 360g and Jacob’s Hi-Iron 420g.
22.214.171.124 4 points will be allocated for the each of the following products: Jacob’s Cream Crackers 180g, Jacob’s Hi-Fibre 157g, Jacob’s Low Salt Hi-Fibre 157g, Jacob’s Weetameal 108g and Jacob’s Hi-Iron 148g.
3.5.2 Points can be accumulated in accordance with clause 3.6 below.
During the Contest Period, winners will be selected on a weekly and monthly basis in accordance with clause 3.6.1 to 3.6.3 below.
3.6.1 Winners will be selected for each Contest Week and Contest Month listed below based on the total number of points accumulated in the corresponding Contest Week and/or Contest Month:
Week 1 – 01/05/09 to 09/05/09
Week 2 – 10/05/09 to 16/05/09
Week 3 – 17/05/09 to 23/05/09
Week 4 – 24/05/09 to 30/05/09
Week 5 – 31/05/09 to 06/06/09
Week 6 – 07/06/09 to 13/06/09
Week 7 – 14/06/09 to 20/06/09
Week 8 – 21/06/09 to 30/06/09
(each of them referred to as a “Contest Week”)
Month 1 – 01 May 2009 to 31 May 2009
Month 2 – 01 June 2009 to 30 June 2009
(each of them referred to as a “Contest Month”)
126.96.36.199 All points accumulated within the corresponding Contest Week and/or Contest Month will be reset to ZERO (0) at the end of the corresponding Contest Week and/or Contest Month.
3.6.2 Weekly Prizes – Subject to all other clauses to the contrary in the Terms and Conditions, during the Contest Period and Extended Period, Contestants with the eleven highest accumulated points in each Contest Week during the Contest Period will have an opportunity to win prizes in accordance with clause 188.8.131.52 to 184.108.40.206 below.
220.127.116.11 The Contestant who accumulate the highest total number of points within a Contest Week during the Contest Period and who correctly answers one(1) question posted to them by the Organiser, will win ONE Nintendo Wii game console with Wii Fit
18.104.22.168 Contestants who accumulate the second and third highest number of points within a Contest Week during the Contest Period and who correctly answer one(1) question posted to them by the Organizer, will win ONE ipod nano each
22.214.171.124 Contestants who accumulate the fourth until the eleventh highest number of points within a Contest Week during the Contest Period and who correctly answer one(1) question posted to them by the Organizer, will win ONE Le Run Bicycle Voucher worth RM500 each
3.6.3 Monthly Prizes – Subject to all other clauses to the contrary in the Terms and Conditions, during the Contest Period and Extended Period, Contestants with the top ten highest accumulated points within a Contest Month during the Contest Period or Extended Contest Period, will have an opportunity to win prizes in accordance with clause 126.96.36.199 to 188.8.131.52 below.
184.108.40.206 Contestant who accumulates the highest total number of points within a Contest Month during the Contest Period or Extended Contest Period and who correctly answers one(1) question posted to them by the Organiser, will win a skiing trip to Mount Sorak in Korea (for 2 adults and 2 children) with RM2,000 spending money
220.127.116.11 Contestants who accumulate the second highest total number of points within a Contest Month during the Contest Period or Extended Contest Period and who correctly answer one(1) question posted to them by the Organiser, will win an OSIM uSqueez Pro
18.104.22.168 Contestants who accumulate the third and fourth highest total number of points within a Contest Month during the Contest Period or Extended Contest Period and who correctly answer one(1) question posted to them by the Organiser, will win an iPod touch each
22.214.171.124 Contestants who accumulate the fifth until the tenth highest total number of points within a Contest Month during the Contest Period or Extended Contest Period and who correctly answers one(1) question posted to them by the Organiser, will win an OSIM uPapa each
4. Contest Entries
The Contestant must ensure that their Contest entries are complete and accurate. Incomplete, illegible or late entries shall be disqualified and void and shall not be accepted.
The Organizer reserves the right to reject any Contest entry at its sole and absolute discretion without having to assign any reasons whatsoever.
A Contestant can send in more than ONE entry throughout the entire Contest Period and the Extended Period.
During the Contest Period and/or the Extended Period, the Contestants will be prompted to participate in the Contest via various media, print ads, press ads, flyers and also through SMS promotional campaigns.
Contestants shall retain the cards on which the Unique Codes are stated and submitted by the Contestants to participate in the Contest. The aforesaid cards shall constitute proof of purchase of the Participating Products (“Proof of Purchase”) and Contestants shall furnish such Proof of Purchase to the Organizer as and when requested to do so by the Organizer for any purpose whatsoever.
Contestants will be charged RM0.30 for each SMS sent to the Contestant in accordance with clause 3.4.
The charges above are in addition to any standard SMS fee charged by the Contestant’s mobile phone operator.
All transportation, SMS, postage/courier, personal costs and/or any other costs, fees and/or related expenses that are incurred to participate in this Contest shall be solely borne by the Contestants.
6. Judging/Winning Criteria
All of the Organizer’s decisions in connection with this Contest shall be final, conclusive and binding and the Contestants agree to abide by the Organizer’s decision with respect to all aspects in connection with this Contest. For the avoidance of doubt, Contestants agree not to challenge and/or object to any decisions made by the Organizer in connection with the Contest.
The Organizer will call the Contestants who have accumulated the highest numbers of points (as stipulated in clause 3.6 above), on their mobile phone lines which are used by the Contestants to participate in the Contest and the Contestants will be required to correctly answer ONE question pertaining to the Participating Products to win any prize under this Contest. Contestants who are unable to answer the question correctly shall not be entitled to win any prize during the Weekly Contest or the Monthly Contest (as the case may be) and the opportunity to win any such prize will be given to the Contestant with the next highest number of points.
7. Notification of Contest Winners
Contest winners will be notified by telephone call to his/ her mobile phone and the contact number shall be the number used (1st phone number of entry) by the Contestant for the 1st Contest entry submission. But, the Organizer is under no duty or obligation to notify the Contest winners using any other mode of communication.
7.1.1 The Organizer reserves the rights to use any other method or medium it deems fit at its sole and absolute discretion for the purposes of contacting and/or announcing the Contest winners.
7.1.2 The Organizer will not be held liable in the event the Contest winner(s) cannot be contacted for any reasons whatsoever.
Contest winners agree to give or furnish to the Organizer, their contact details, copy of NRIC and any other details deemed necessary and relevant by the Organizer at its sole and absolute discretion, within forty eight (48) hours upon receiving any such request/notification from the Organizer.
Proof of mailing, faxing, or delivery of (in any manner whatsoever) any details to the Organizer does not denote proof that the Organizer has received such details.
The Organizer reserves the rights to forfeit any prizes for any Contest winner who does not provide the required details in accordance with clause 7.2.
The Organizer reserves the right to appoint a third party to conduct the verification of Contest winners and to deliver the prizes given under this Contest and Contestants agree and authorize that the Organizer may provide all necessary information of Contest winners to such third party for the aforesaid purposes.
8. Contest Prizes
The Organizer reserves the right to change the prizes without any prior notification.
The Contest winner shall be responsible for all costs in connection with the redemption, collection, delivery and/or perfection of his/her prize, including but not limited to legal cost, stamp duties, registration and transfer fees, taxes, insurance, spending money and related expenses (such as meals or personal expenses, upgrades etc.) or fees.
Notwithstanding any provisions in these Terms and Conditions, each Contestant shall be entitled only to One (1) Monthly Prize and/or One (1) Weekly Prize for the entire Contest Period and/or Extended Period.
Prizes not claimed within One (1) month from the date of notification of the Contest result(s) by the Organizer to the Contest winner(s) shall be forfeited. Prizes are not exchangeable, transferable or redeemable in any other form for whatever reason. Contest winners are solely responsible for the collection of their prize(s).
The Organizer reserves the right to request written proof of residency and of the age of any Contest winner before any prize is dispatched or collected.
The Organizer makes no warranties or representations whatsoever with respect of the prize and shall not be responsible nor liable for any problems and/or damage there to or arising there from.
Prizes must be claimed by the Contest winner in person unless permitted otherwise by the Organizer. Proof of the Contest winner’s identity (including without limitation identification card/drivers license/passport which displays a photograph of the Contest winner) may be required by the Organizer before any prize is given to the Contest winner or a designated representative of the Contest winner appointed in accordance with clause 8.8.
8.7.1 Where the Organizer elects to post a prize to a Contest winner, the Organizer shall not be responsible or liable in any manner for the safe and effective postal delivery and due delivery of the prize.
In special situations permitted by the Organizer, and subject to the absolute discretion of the Organizer, a Contest winner may nominate a designated representative to collect a prize. The designated representative will be required to present an original written authorization from the Contest winner and furnish any proof of identification required by the Organizer (including without limitation NRICs and driving licences).
In the event that a Contest winner chooses not to accept a prize, they disclaim all rights, interests and claims to that prize and the prize will be dealt with according to the sole and absolute discretion of the Organizer.
All prizes are accepted entirely at the risk of the Contest winner, and the Organizer excludes all liabilities, representation and warranties in connection with any prize to the extent permitted by law. Contest winners shall comply with the terms and conditions of each prize.
All brands, names and trademarks associated with or used to describe the prizes are owned by their respective owners. The Organizers are not related to, connected to or associated with these parties in any way.
The Organizers reserve the right to forfeit the prizes, if any Contest Winner fails to produce any Proof of Purchase and to disqualify the Contest Winner’s entry.
The Contest winner must abide by the terms and conditions of any third party supplying all or part of the prize and the terms and conditions attached to the prizes, if any
9. Proof of Receipt
Proof of SMS sent by a Contestant does not denote proof that the SMS was received by the Organizer.
10. Prize Giving Ceremony
In the event the Organizer has a prize giving ceremony, the Contest winner(s) hereby agree to attend at his/her own cost and expense to collect the prize. Subject to clause 8.8, in the event the Contest winner is not able to attend the prize giving ceremony, the Contest winner must nominate a representative to be present at the prize giving ceremony to accept the prize on his/her behalf.
By participating in the Contest, the Contestants irrevocably and unconditionally grant and give the Organizer the right, at its sole and absolute discretion, to use the nicknames, names, photographs, voice or video recordings, entries and all information of the Contestants provided to the Organizer, for publicity, advertising, trade or promotion in any media or for any other purposes without having to make any payment whatsoever to the Contestants.
12. Adherence to Contest Terms & Conditions
In addition to these Terms and Conditions, instructions and methods of participating in the Contest, as set out on http://www.JACOBS.com.my or otherwise, shall also bind all Contestants and their participation in the Contest.
In the event of any conflict between these Terms and Conditions and any terms contained in any promotional material for this Contest, the terms contained herein shall prevail.
Failure to comply with any rules, regulations, instructions or methods connection with the Contest will result in the Contestants being disqualified.
By participating in this Contest, the Contestant is taken to have read and agreed to the Terms and Conditions herein and shall adhere to all and/or any decisions made by the Organizer and agree that all decisions made by the Organizer is final and binding in all aspects.
13. Variation to the Terms & Conditions
The Organizer reserves the right to change, amend, delete or add to these Contest Terms and Conditions without prior notice to any person at any time and the Contestants shall be bound by such changes.
The Organizer will not be responsible or liable for:
any problem, loss or damage of whatsoever nature suffered by any party (including without limitation the Contestants) directly or indirectly caused by any delay and/or failure in receiving and sending a SMS resulting from any network, communication or system error, interruption and/or failure experienced by the participating mobile phone operators and/or by the Organizer or otherwise. In the event of such error, interruption and/or failure, the Organizer shall not be responsible or liable for any failure by any Contestant to participate in the Contest at any time.
any problem, injury, damage or loss of whatsoever nature to any Contestant, or their authorized representatives resulting from their participation in the Contest or the collection of prizes by Contest winners.
any error (including error in notification of Contest winners), omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communication line failure, theft, destruction, alteration of, or unauthorized access to entries, or entries lost or delayed whether or not arising during operation or transmission as a result of server functions, virus, bugs or other causes outside its control.
The Contest is provided on an “as is where is” basis. The Organizer will not be responsible and will not be liable if any entry is lost, late or undelivered due to any reason whatsoever. Proof of delivery of entries is not proof that the entries were duly received.
These Terms and Conditions are governed by Malaysian law and any dispute arising out of or in connection with them shall be subject to the exclusive jurisdiction of the Malaysian Courts. The Organizer has the rights to amend and vary the Terms and Conditions at any point.
The Organizer, its partners and its sponsors shall not be held responsible for any late, lost, incomplete or misdirected entries, computer system, phone line, electronic equipment, computer hardware, software and program malfunctions or other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical or otherwise in nature or for problems in downloading SMS entries or for any other technical problems related to SMS entries.
The Organizer and its representative(s) and service provider(s) shall not be responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information entry caused by any manner whatsoever including without limitation any incorrect or inaccurate information entry caused by the Contestants or by any of the equipment or programmes associated with or utilized in the Contest by the Organizer and its representative(s) or service provider(s) or by any error which may occur in the processing of the entries in the Contest.
The Organizer further reserves the right to cancel, modify, suspend or delay the Contest at any time without prior notice to any person and shall not be liable in any manner whatsoever in respect of any cancellation, modification, suspension or delay of the Contest.