Meet Barry Contest
OFFICIAL CONTEST RULES

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1.    The Meet Barry contest (the "Contest") begins on February 22, 2017 at 11:59:59 pm (ET) and ends on May 3, 2017 at 11:59:59 pm (ET) (the "Contest Period"). By participating in this Contest, you are signifying your agreement that you have read and agree to be legally bound by these Official Contest Rules (the "Rules").
2.    To enter and to be eligible to win, entrant must be a legal resident of Canada and must have reached the legal age of majority in the province or territory in which he/she resides. Despite the foregoing, employees, representatives or agents (and those with whom such persons are living, whether related or not) of 3M Canada Company (the "Contest Sponsor"), its parent organization, subsidiaries, affiliates, prize suppliers, advertising/promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development, production, administration, or fulfillment of the Contest (collectively, the "Contest Parties") are ineligible to enter or win.
3.    NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter the Contest, You can earn one (1) entry ("Entry"), as follows:
WEBSITE
Website: To enter the Contest via the Meguiars Canada website, go to www.meguiars.ca/shining-stars-MeetBarryContest/ (the "Website"), locate the Meet Barry Contest on the Shining Stars Page (the "Contest Page"). After locating the Contest Page, click on the "Send us your photo" button and upload a picture that: (i) includes Name, Product(s) used (not mandatory), and a small description that depicts, describes or otherwise reflects your passion for cars. It is required to read the complete rules and regulations and check the mandatory box ("Yes, I wish to participate in the Contest. Consult contest rules here."). When all required steps of the entry process are complete during the Contest Period (as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), you will automatically be eligible to earn one (1) Entry in the Contest.
OR
SOCIAL
Facebook: To enter via Facebook, you must log-in to your Facebook Account. Next, provide a comment and upload a picture in the comment box that: (i) depicts, describes or otherwise reflects your passion for cars; and (ii) includes #MeetBarryContest. It is required to use the appropriate hashtag in order to be an eligible Contest participant. Make sure to make your post public before posting. When all required steps of the entry process are complete during the Contest Period (as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), you will automatically be eligible to earn one (1) Entry in the Contest.
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Twitter: To enter via Twitter, you must log-in to your Twitter Account and post a tweet that: (i) includes a photo and comment that depicts, describes or otherwise reflects your passion for cars; and (ii) includes #MeetBarryContest. In addition, you must become a "follower" of the official @MeguiarsCanada on Twitter (Note: you can un-follow at any time after the Contest ends without impacting your chances of winning). When all required steps of the entry process are complete during the Contest Period (as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), you will automatically be eligible to earn one (1) Entry in the Contest.
OR
Instagram: To enter via Instagram, you must log-in to your Instagram Account and post content that: (i) includes a photo and comment that depicts, describes or otherwise reflects your passion for cars; and (ii) includes #MeetBarryContest. In addition, you must become a "follower" of the official @MeguiarsCanada channel on Instagram (Note: you can un-follow at any time after the Contest ends without impacting your chances of winning). When all required steps of the entry process are complete during the Contest Period (as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), you will automatically be eligible to earn one (1) Entry in the Contest.
To be eligible, all content and materials associated with your Entry (regardless of the method of entry) (collectively, the "Submission") must: (i) be submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period; (ii) include all required components and materials noted above; (iii) reflect the theme; (iv) be in accordance with these Rules, including, but not limited to, the specific Submission Requirements listed below; and (v) be in accordance with the applicable terms, rules, policies and guidelines of the applicable Social Platform (the "Social Platform Rules") (all as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion).
The Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook, Twitter or Instagram (each, a "Social Platform"). Each Social Platform is hereby completely released of all liability by each entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Sponsor and not to a Social Platform. You may only use your personal Social Platform account to participate in this Contest.
4.    SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS: BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, YOU AGREE THAT THE ENTRY (AND EACH INDIVIDUAL COMPONENT THEREOF) COMPLIES WITH ALL CONDITIONS STATED IN THESE RULES. THE RELEASED PARTIES (DEFINED BELOW) WILL BEAR NO LEGAL LIABILITY REGARDING THE USE OF YOUR ENTRY. THE RELEASED PARTIES (DEFINED BELOW) SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY YOU IN THE EVENT IT IS SUBSEQUENTLY DISCOVERED THAT YOU HAVE DEPARTED FROM OR NOT FULLY COMPLIED WITH ANY OF THESE RULES. Your Submission must never have been previously selected as a winner in any other contest. To be eligible for entry in this Contest, your Submission must meet the following specific requirements:
Maximum Length / Size / Amount Acceptable Formats Content Requirements
Via Website: 30 words
Via Facebook: n/a
Via Twitter: 140 characters
Via Instagram: 2,200 characters
.jpeg and .png Appropriate Hashtag: #MeetBarryContest
Content related to passion for cars
Content must be English and/or French
No offensive and harmful content
By participating in the Contest, each entrant warrants and represents that his/her Submission:
i. is original to him/her and that the entrant has all necessary rights in and to the Submission to enter the Contest;
ii. does not violate any law, statute, ordinance or regulation;
iii. does not contain any reference to or likeness of any identifiable third parties, unless consent has been obtained from all such individuals and their parent/legal guardian if they are under the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence (note: if you cannot obtain the consent of an individual appearing in your Submission, then he/she must be completely deleted from your Submission);
iv. will not give rise to any claims of infringement, invasion of privacy or publicity, or infringe on any rights and/or interests of any third party, or give rise to any claims for payment whatsoever; and
v. is not defamatory, trade libelous, pornographic or obscene, and further that it will not contain, depict, include, discuss or involve, without limitation, any of the following: nudity; alcohol/drug consumption or smoking; explicit or graphic sexual activity, or sexual innuendo; crude, vulgar or offensive language and/or symbols; derogatory characterizations of any ethnic, racial, sexual, religious or other groups (including, without limitation, any competitors of the Contest Sponsor); content that endorses, condones and/or discusses any illegal, inappropriate or risky behaviour or conduct; personal information of individuals, including, without limitation, names, telephone numbers and addresses (physical or electronic); commercial messages, comparisons or solicitations for products or services other than products of the Contest Sponsor; any identifiable third party products, trade-marks, brands and/or logos, other than those of the Contest Sponsor (e.g. any clothing worn and/or products appearing in your Submission must not contain any visible logos, trade-marks or other third party materials unless the appropriate consents have been obtained --- note: all identifiable third party products, trade-marks, brands and/or logos for which consent has not been obtained by the entrant must be blurred out so as to be unrecognizable); conduct or other activities in violation of these Rules; and/or any other content that is or could be considered inappropriate, unsuitable or offensive, all as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion.
The Contest Sponsor and/or its designated content moderator (the "Reviewer") may screen your Submission. The Reviewer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to edit or modify any Submission, or to request an entrant to modify, edit and/or re-submit his or her Submission, in order to help ensure that the Submission complies with these Rules, or for any other reason.
By entering the Contest and submitting an Entry, each entrant: (i) without limiting the applicable Social Platform Rules, as applicable, grants to the Contest Sponsor, in perpetuity, a worldwide non-exclusive license to publish, display, reproduce, modify, edit or otherwise use his/her Submission, in whole or in part, for administrating, advertising or promoting the Contest or for any other reason, in any type of media; (ii) waives all moral rights in and to his/her Submission in favour of the Contest Parties; and (iii) agrees to release and hold harmless the Released Parties (defined below) from and against any and all claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trade-mark infringement or any other cause of action that relates in any way to his/her Submission, including, without limitation, any intellectual property related cause of action. For greater certainty, the Reviewer reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and at any time during the Contest, to modify, edit or remove any Submission, or to request an entrant to modify or edit his or her Submission, if a complaint is received with respect to the Submission, or for any other reason.
5.    There is a limit of 1 prize. If it is discovered by the Contest Sponsor (using any evidence or other information made available to or otherwise discovered by the Contest Sponsor) that any person has attempted to: (i) exceed any of the limits stated in these Rules; and/or (ii) use multiple names, identities, email addresses, Social Platform accounts and/or any automated, macro, script, robotic or other system(s) or program(s) to enter or otherwise participate in or to disrupt this Contest; then he/she may be disqualified from the Contest in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Sponsor. Your Entry may be rejected if (in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Sponsor): (i) it is not fully completed with all required information; and/or (ii) your Submission does not comply with the Submission Requirements and/or is not submitted and received in accordance with these Rules during the Contest Period. The Released Parties (defined below) are not responsible for late, lost, misdirected, delayed, incomplete, illegible or incompatible Entries and/or Submissions (all of which are void). All Entries, Submissions and entrants are subject to verification at any time and for any reason. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to require proof of identity and/or eligibility (in a form acceptable to the Contest Sponsor - including, without limitation, government issued photo identification): (i) for the purposes of verifying an individual's eligibility to participate in this Contest; (ii) for the purposes of verifying the eligibility and/or legitimacy of any Entry, Submissions or other information entered (or purportedly entered) for the purposes of this Contest; and/or (iii) for any other reason the Contest Sponsor deems necessary, in its sole and absolute discretion, for the purposes of administering this Contest in accordance with these Rules. Failure to provide such proof to the complete satisfaction of the Contest Sponsor within the timeline specified by the Contest Sponsor may result in disqualification in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Sponsor. The sole determinant of the time for the purposes of this Contest will be the Contest server machine(s).
6.    Prize - There is one (1) prize, consisting of a trip for two (2) to the Fleetwood Country Cruize-In car show in London, Ontario, Canada. Trip includes: round trip economy airfare or ground transportation for two (2) from a major Canadian airport closest to the Prize winner's place of residence in Canada (hereinafter referred to as the "Departure Point"); three (3) nights' accommodation (based on one (1) room - double occupancy, as chosen by the Contest Sponsor at its sole discretion); two (2) admission tickets to the Fleetwood Country Cruize-In car show; a one (1) hour private meet and greet with Barry Meguiar, and five hundred ($500) dollars spending cash will be provided, to spend as wanted (the "Prize"). The Prize winner and his/her travelling companion are solely responsible for all costs not expressly described herein, including, without limitation, as applicable, transportation, meals, taxes, fuel/currency surcharges, room service, gratuities, merchandise, telephone calls, insurance, any required travel documentation, all personal expenses of any kind or nature, and any overnight layover. Departure dates and accommodation are subject to availability and change without notice or compensation. The Prize winner and his/her travelling companion are also solely responsible for all costs incurred to and from the Departure Point as the Prize originates and terminates there. It is the sole responsibility of the Prize winner and his/her travelling companion to obtain all necessary travel documentation, including, without limitation, passports and visas (as applicable), and to comply with any customs and immigration requirements (as applicable). The Prize winner and his/her travelling companion must be able to travel at the times and dates as determined by the Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion and authority, failing which the Prize will be forfeited. It is recommended that the Prize winner and his/her travelling companion obtain sufficient personal insurance prior to departure. Travel dates will be determined by the Contest Sponsor at its sole and absolute discretion. Each Travelling companion must be of the age of majority in his/her province or territory of residence in order to participate in the Prize. Approximate retail value of the Prize is three thousand five hundred ($3,500) dollars CAD (depending on location of winner's place of residence). No change in travel arrangements can be made by the Prize winner once his/her booking has been confirmed. The Prize may not be used towards any type of frequent flyer mileage, or other reward point accumulation program. The Prize winner may be required to present a valid major credit card in his/her name at the time of hotel check-in to cover any incidental expenses. The Released Parties will not be in any way responsible in the event that any part of the Prize is delayed, cancelled, postponed or rescheduled for any reason whatsoever. Before being able to participate in the Prize, the travelling companion and, if under the age of majority, the travelling companion's parent or legal guardian, will be required to sign and return within the time stipulated by the Contest Sponsor, a full declaration and release form stating that, among other things, he/she has read and understood these Rules, grants all consents required, accepts to participate in the Prize as offered and releases the Released Parties (defined below) from any and all liability of any kind arising out of the travelling companion's participation in the Prize, including, without limitation, all travel related thereto. In the event that the confirmed winner resides within a 200 km radius of the destination city (as determined by Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion), the trip will not include any type of transportation to and from the destination city and no alternative prizing will be provided in lieu thereof.
7.    The Prize must be accepted as awarded. The Prize may not be sold, transferred and is not convertible to cash. Contest Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize in whole or in part in the event that all or any component of the Prize is unavailable. All characteristics and features of the Prize, except as otherwise explicitly stated above, are at the Contest Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion. The Prize winner is solely responsible for all costs not expressly described herein.
8.    On May 4, 2017 at 11:59:59 pm (ET) (the "Selection Date"), a random draw for the Prize will take place in Montreal, Quebec from among all eligible Entries received during the Contest Period. The odds of winning the Prize will depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the Contest Period for the Prize in accordance with these Rules.
The Contest Sponsor, acting reasonably, will attempt to contact the potential Prize winner to notify him/her that he or she may have won the Prize by telephone or email (as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) within two (2) business days after the Selection Date. In the event that the potential winner cannot be contacted within such time, he or she will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be selected in accordance with the procedure outlined above at the Contest Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such new potential Prize winner). Each entrant is solely responsible for ensuring his/her Social Platform account settings are set to receive such notification messages from the Contest Sponsor. Proof of identification must be provided upon request. In order to be declared the winner, the potential winner will be required to first correctly answer, unaided, a time limited mathematical skill testing question administered by the Contest Sponsor (which may, at the Contest Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion, be administered via the full declaration and release form) and sign and return within the time stipulated by the Contest Sponsor, a full declaration and release form stating that, among other things, he/she has read and understood these Rules, grants all consents required, authorizes the Contest Sponsor to broadcast, publish, disseminate and otherwise use his/her name, city/town/village and province/territory of residence, photograph, voice and other likeness, in connection with any promotion and/or publicity, and/or for general news, entertainment and/or information purposes at no additional compensation to the potential winner, beyond the awarding of or participation in the Prize, assigns all intellectual property, including copyright, in and to his/her Submission to the Contest Sponsor, waives all his/her moral rights in and to his/her Submission in favour of the Contest Sponsor, agrees to indemnify the Released Parties (defined below) against any and all claims, damages, liabilities, costs, and expenses arising from use of his/her Submission, accepts the Prize as awarded and releases the Contest Parties and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all liability in connection with this Contest, his/her participation therein and/or the awarding and use/misuse of the Prize or any portion thereof. If the potential Prize winner: (a) fails to return the properly executed Contest documents within the specified time or fails to correctly answer the skill-testing question; (b) cannot accept (or is unwilling to accept) the Prize (as awarded) for any reason; and/or (c) is determined to be in violation of these Rules (all as determined by the Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion); then he/she may, in the sole and absolute discretion of the Contest Sponsor, be disqualified (and, if disqualified, will forfeit all rights to the Prize) and the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion and time permitting, to selected an alternate potential winner in accordance with the procedure outlined above (in which case the foregoing provisions of this section shall apply to such new potential Prize winner).
9.    By entering this Contest each entrant and participant automatically agrees to accept and abide by these Rules. All decisions of the Contest Sponsor with respect to any aspect of this Contest, including without limitation the eligibility of Entries and entrants are final and binding on all entrants in all matters as they relate to this Contest.
10. This Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The decisions of the Contest Sponsor with respect to all aspects of this Contest are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal, including, without limitation, any decisions regarding the eligibility/disqualification of Entries and/or entrants. ANYONE DEEMED BY THE CONTEST SPONSOR TO BE IN VIOLATION OF THESE RULES FOR ANY REASON IS SUBJECT TO DISQUALIFICATION IN THE SOLE AND ABSOLUTE DISCRETION OF THE CONTEST SPONSOR AT ANY TIME. The Released Parties will not be liable for: (i) any failure of any Social Platform during the Contest; (ii) any technical malfunction or other problems of any nature whatsoever, including, without limitation, those relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software; (iii) the failure of any Entry, Submission or other information to be received, captured or recorded for any reason whatsoever, including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any website; (iv) any injury or damage to an entrant's or any other person's computer or other device related to or resulting from participating in the Contest; and/or (v) any combination of the above. In the event of a dispute regarding who submitted an Entry, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole and absolute discretion, to deem the Entry to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the Social Platform account used to submit the Entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the person who is assigned a Social Platform account by the Social Platform. An entrant may be required to provide proof (in a form acceptable to the Contest Sponsor - including, without limitation, government issued photo identification) that he/she is the authorized account holder of the Social Platform account used to submit the Entry in question. The Contest Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the "Régie") in Quebec, to withdraw, amend or suspend this Contest (or to amend these Rules) in any way, in the event of any cause beyond the reasonable control of the Contest Sponsor that interferes with the proper conduct of this Contest as contemplated by these Rules, including, without limitation, any error, technical problem, computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failure. Any attempt to deliberately damage any website or to undermine the legitimate operation of this Contest in any way (as determined by Contest Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Contest Sponsor , subject only to the approval of the Régie, reserves the right to cancel, amend or suspend this Contest, or to amend these Rules, in any way without prior notice or obligation, in the event of any accident, printing, administrative, or other error of any kind, or for any other reason whatsoever. The Sponsor reserves the right, subject only to the approval of the Régie, to adjust any of the dates, timeframes and/or other Contest mechanics stipulated in these Rules, to the extent necessary, for purposes of verifying compliance by any entrant or Entry with these Rules, or as a result of any technical or other problems, or in light of any other circumstances which, in the opinion of the Contest Sponsor, in its sole and absolute discretion, affect the proper administration of the Contest as contemplated in these Rules, or for any other reason.
For Quebec residents: Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of this Contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Quebec for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted to the board only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.
11. By entering this Contest, each entrant expressly consents to the Contest Sponsor, its agents and/or representatives, storing, sharing and using the personal information submitted with his/her Entry only for the purpose of administering the Contest and in accordance with Contest Sponsor's privacy policy (available at: www.3mcanada.ca/3M/en_CA/company-ca/privacy-policy/). This section does not limit any other consent(s) that an individual may provide the Contest Sponsor or others in relation to the collection, use and/or disclosure of his/her personal information.
12. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the terms and conditions of these Rules and disclosures or other statements contained in any Contest related materials, including but not limited to any Social Platform or point of sale, television, print or online advertising, the terms and conditions of the Rules shall prevail, govern and control. In the event of any discrepancy or inconsistency between the English and French version of these Rules, the English version shall prevail, govern and control.
13. All intellectual property, including but not limited to trade-marks, trade-names, logos, designs, promotional materials, web pages, source codes, drawings, illustrations, slogans and representations are owned by the Contest Sponsor and/or its affiliates. All rights are reserved. Unauthorized copying or use of any copyrighted material or intellectual property without the express written consent of its owner is strictly prohibited.