Official Rules (Generic for most sweepstakes and giveaways on Pitiya.com or UpContests.com – for specific modifications for specific sweepstakes, see the rules specified in that particular giveaway).
By participating in this giveaway, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules.
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PITIYA MILESTONES RELATED TO SPECIFIC TERMS & CONDITIONS
PITIYA MILESTONES GIVEAWAY ( the”giveaway” or “giveaways”) commences on 26th June 2018 at 10:30 GMT, and the conclusion date depends on certain situations. Specifically, if a winner is chosen for the grab prize(s), phase 1 will be concluded. And the prizes are over and/ or we have decided to go for another prize, the current phase of Pitiya Milestones will be concluded with or without notifying participants, at the sole discretion of PITIYA.
The number of lucky winners for each phase (or the grand prizes we give away) depends on different factors, and its decision is solely dependent on PITIYA.
- Phase 1 of Pitiya Milestones could include THREE grand prizes. Three lucky winners who reach the particular milestone (please check the points page for check more details) will win those three items.
- Phase 2 of Pitiya Milestones might include TWO grand prizes. Thereby, TWO lucky winners will win the grand prize after surpassing a specific points threshold.
1. Eligibility: Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to those who sign up at the online sweepstakes page and who are 18 as of the date of entry. The sweepstakes are open to ALL COUNTRIES (unless specific countries are not allowed) and are void where prohibited by law. Employees (and their immediate families (parent, child, spouse, or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of Pitiya (the “Sponsor”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
2. Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Pitiya as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws.
3. Sweepstakes Period: Entries will be accepted online, and the duration will be varied. Check sweepstakes and contest rules to find the sweepstakes period.
4. How to Enter: The Sweepstakes must be entered by submitting an entry using the online form provided on this Sweepstakes site. The entry must fulfill all sweepstakes requirements, as specified, to be eligible to win a prize. Entries that are not complete or do not adhere to the rules or specifications may be disqualified at the sole discretion of Pitiya. You may enter only once and must fill in the requested information. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or devices in an attempt to circumvent the rules. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules, your submission may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Pitiya.
5. Prizes: Winners will receive prizes (different from each sweepstake and contest). Actual/appraised value may differ at the time of prize award. The specifics of the prize shall be solely determined by the Sponsor. No cash or other prize substitution is permitted except at the Sponsor’s discretion. The prize is non-transferable. Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes, shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for Pitiya to use the winner’s name, likeness, and entry for advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
6. Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
7. Winner selection and notification: Winners of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing under the supervision of the Sponsor. Winners will be notified via email to the email address they entered the Sweepstakes with within five (5) days following the winner selection. Pitiya shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to the winner’s spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for the winner’s provision of incorrect or non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 15 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and releases as required, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected.
The receipt by the winner of the prize offered in this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY ANY WINNER (AT THE SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN SUCH WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
8. Rights Granted by you: By entering this content, you understand that Pitiya, anyone acting on behalf of Pitiya, or its respective licensees, successors, and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, to review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
9. Terms: Pitiya reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and giveaway should (in its sole discretion) a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud, or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Pitiya may select the recipients from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Pitiya. Pitiya reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions.
Pitiya has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes and giveaway, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.
Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes or giveaway may be a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Pitiya reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from Pitiya and “Chamal Rathnayaka.” You can opt out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
10. Limitation of Liability: By entering, you agree to release and hold harmless Pitiya and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers, and directors from any liability, illness, injury, death, loss, litigation, claim or damage that may occur, directly or indirectly, whether caused by negligence or not, from (i) such entrant’s participation in the sweepstakes and/or his/her acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize or any portion thereof, (ii) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to the malfunctioning of any computer, cable, network, hardware or software; (iii) the unavailability or inaccessibility of any transmissions or telephone or Internet service; (iv) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (v) electronic or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries.
By agreeing to these Contest Rules, the Contestant agrees that PITIYA gets in contact through email or phone in order to notify him/her in case of winning the Competition. PITIYA shall have no liability for the Winner’s failure to receive notices due to spam, junk e-mail, or other security settings or for the Winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the Winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within 7 days from the time award notification was sent, or fails to timely return a completed and executed declaration and release as required, the prize may be forfeited, and an alternate Winner selected. Receipt by the Winner of the prize offered in this Campaign is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal, state, and local laws and regulations. ANY VIOLATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES BY THE WINNER (AT PITIYA’S SOLE DISCRETION) WILL RESULT IN THE WINNER’S DISQUALIFICATION AS WINNER OF THE CAMPAIGN, AND ALL PRIVILEGES AS WINNER WILL BE IMMEDIATELY TERMINATED.
11. Disputes: THIS SWEEPSTAKE IS GOVERNED BY THE LAWS OF Sri Lanka AND Eastern Province, WITHOUT RESPECT TO CONFLICT OF LAW DOCTRINES. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, the participant agrees that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Eastern Province having jurisdiction. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will the participant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorneys’ fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and participant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
13. Winners List: To obtain a copy of the winner’s name or a copy of these Official Rules, mail your request along with a stamped, self-addressed envelope to Pitiya C/56/1, Dadayamthalawa, Ampara, Eastern Province, 32046, Sri Lanka. Or send us a message via email: chamal (at) pitiya.com. Requests must be received no later than 7 days after each sweepstakes end.
14. Sponsor: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Pitiya C/56/1, Dadayamthalawa, Ampara, Eastern Province, 32046, Sri Lanka.