Rules and Regulations

WALKERS SHORTBREAD – Back to School Sweepstakes – Official Rules


  1. Eligibility

Giveaway sweepstakes (the "Promotion") are open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including District of Columbia) who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Employees of Walkers Shortbread Inc., 360 Public Relations, LLC or any of its respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, or any other company or individual involved with the design, production execution or distribution of the Promotion and their immediate family (spouse, parents and step-parents, siblings and step-siblings, and children and step-children) and household members (people who share the same residence at least three (3) months out of the year) of each such employee are not eligible. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor's decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion.


  1. Sponsor

Walkers Shortbread Inc., 170 Commerce Dr, Hauppauge, NY 11788


  1. Entry Period

The Promotion begins on August 29, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on September 19, 2017 at 11:59 p.m ET (the "Entry Period") Sponsor's computer is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.


  1. How to Enter

During the Entry Period you enter by going to and select your favorite Walkers Shortbread Snack Pack. Then, fill out the form per the page's instructions. Limit one (1) entry per email address per person. Multiple entries and/or mass entry attempts will result in disqualification of all entries by such person. Entries must be manually key-stroked by the entrant; use of automated entry devices or programs, or entries by third parties by any method of entry, are prohibited. Entries that do not conform to or that violate these Official Rules or are submitted in any manner other than stated in these Official Rules will be disqualified. Sponsor will not be responsible for late, lost, incomplete or misdirected entries. By entering this Promotion, entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and 360 Public Relations, LLC which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Promotion. You may only use one (1) email address to participate in the Promotion. Use of more than one email address per person will result in disqualification of all entries by such person. All comments must comply with the Facebook's Terms of Service available at the Facebook website.

If you opt to access the landing page via your wireless mobile device, data rates may apply for each message sent or received from your handset according to the terms and conditions of your service agreement with your wireless carrier. Other charges may apply (such as normal airtime and carrier charges as well as charges for wireless Internet access) and may appear on your mobile phone bill or be deducted from your prepaid account balance. Wireless carriers' rate plans may vary, and you should contact your wireless carrier for more information on messaging rate plans and charges relating to your participation in this Promotion. Mobile device service may not be available in all areas. Check your phone's capabilities for specific instructions.


  1. Winner Selection

Every entry instantly wins a prize. Each prize will be determined instantly at random during the Entry Period by Sponsor's computer. By entering Promotion, entrant accepts and agrees to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final in all matters.  The winners will be announced instantly on the Entry Page and notified via an official email notification. A winner has 72 hours from entering to redeem prizes. As a condition of receiving the prize: (1) you consent to Sponsor's use of your name for promotional purposes, including online announcements, without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law, and (2) if requested by Sponsor, the winner is required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility/publicity and liability release. If a winner is ineligible, cannot be contacted, fails to timely return an affidavit/release as specified by Sponsor, declines the prize, or if the prize is returned as undeliverable an alternate winner will be selected. If, in Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of tampering with any portion of the promotion, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the promotion, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the promotion and conduct a random drawing to award the prize using all entries received as of the termination date.




  1. Verification of Potential Winners

Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements of the Official Rules. The potential winners may be required to sign and return to Sponsor, within ten (10) days of the date notice is sent, an affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity release (except where prohibited) in order to claim his/her prize if applicable. If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release within the required time period (if applicable), or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. In the event that a potential winner of a prize is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing. 


  1. Prizes

Each entrant will win one prize instantly during the Promotion Period. Prizes range in value from 20% off the next online order to $100 off a purchase of $100 or more. No prize substitution, cash substitution, or assignment or transfer of prizes is permitted. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Limit one prize per household. Winners should allow 24 hours from notification of their instant win for delivery of their prize. Any and all applicable federal, state, and local taxes and all fees and any expenses related to acceptance and use of prizes not specifically stated herein are the sole responsibility of the individual prize winner. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prizes. Odds of winning a Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received; all entries will win one of the following: a 20% off coupon code; a 30% off coupon code; one of twenty (20) $25 gift cards for to; one of ten (10) $50 gift cards to, or one of four (4) $100 gift cards to Twenty-five (25) winners at the end of the promotion period will win a Walkers Back to School gift package, including portion packs and mini bags. 


  1. Entry Conditions and Release

By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Promotion; (b) release and hold harmless the Sponsor, 360 Public Relations, LLC, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies, the prize suppliers, and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Promotion, and all of their respective past and present officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, assigns, and representatives (collectively, the "Released Parties") from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, or death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant's entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Promotion, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor and its respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors and assigns from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant's participation in the Promotion and/or entrant's acceptance, use or misuse of prize. 


  1. Publicity

Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winner's consent to Sponsor's and its agents' use of winner's name, Photo, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.


  1. General Conditions

Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Promotion, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor's reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Promotion, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the registrant or entrant. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.


  1. Limitations of Liability

The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion; (b) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (c) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Promotion; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Promotion or the processing of entries; or (e) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. If for any reason an entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant's sole remedy is another entry in the Promotion, provided that if it is not possible to award another entry due to discontinuance of the Promotion, or any part of it, for any reason, Sponsor, at its discretion, may select the winners from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by selecting the winners from among all legitimate, unawarded, eligible prize claims. 


  1. Disputes

Entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; (b) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved exclusively by the United States District Court or the appropriate New York State Court located in Suffolk County, New York; (c) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (d) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.


  1. Promotion Results

For Promotion results send a hand-printed, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Winners List – Back to School Sweepstakes, Walkers Shortbread, 170 Commerce Dr, Hauppauge, NY 11788. Requests for the winner list must be received within 30 days of the last drawing date.