Zotos April Fool’s Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR
PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED. THIS
SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED
WITH INSTAGRAM.
1. Eligibility: Zotos April Fools Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to anyone that is a legal resident of, and
physically located within, the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, who are 18 years old or the age of
majority in his/her state of residence, whichever is older at the time of entry. All federal, state and local laws
and regulations apply. Employees of Henkel Corporation, acting through its Zotos Professional division
(“Sponsor”) and its affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotional agencies, vendors, contractors and the
immediate family members (defined as spouse, siblings, children and each of their respective spouses,
regardless of residence and any person living in such a person’s household, whether related or not) of each of
the foregoing, as well as the employees of any company affiliated with the Sweepstakes (collectively with the
foregoing persons or entities, the (“Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to participate. Sponsor reserves the
right to verify the eligibility of winners.
2. Entry Period: Entries may be submitted during the period commencing when Sponsor creates the Social
Media Post on April 1, 2024 and ending at 11:59 PM PT on April 5, 2024 (the “Term.”) Sponsor’s computer is
the official time keeping device for this Sweepstakes.
3. How To Enter: Sponsor will create a post on Instagram (the “Social Media Post”). The Social Media Post will
be posted by the Instagram handle @zotosprofessional.
4. To enter the Sweepstakes,
a. visit https://www.instagram.com/zotosprofessional/ or (the “Social Media”). Entrants must take all of the
following actions one (1) time each:
1) Follow @zotosprofessional on Instagram (if you don’t already)
2) Tag a friend in the comments
b. Upon completing the above, you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.
c. BONUS: Share this post to your story to receive and one (1) extra entry.
d. Unlimited entries per entrant.
By entering, you agree that Sponsor may contact you via email and/or name you on Sponsor’s social media
page. Normal Internet access, phone, and usage charges imposed by your online or phone service may apply.
Automated or bulk entries or entries submitted by third parties will be disqualified. Entries must be submitted
by the participant. Any attempt by any participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using
multiple and/or different identities or any other methods will void that participant’s entries, and that participant
may be disqualified at Sponsor’s discretion. You must complete all required information to be eligible to enter.
Incomplete, illegible, corrupted, or untimely entries are void and will be disqualified. Multiple entrants are not
permitted to share the same email address. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account
holder of the email address used to enter will be deemed to be the participant. 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 to the Sponsor or
forfeit the prize. Entries specifying an invalid, non-working, or inactive email address will be disqualified.
5. Winner Selection and Notifications: On or about April 6, 2024, the name of two (2) potential winners will
randomly be chosen from among all eligible entries received during the Term and, absent any disqualification
or ineligibility as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and in accordance with these Official Rules, that
person will be deemed the “Sweepstakes Winners”. The Sweepstakes Winners will be contacted via the email,
Facebook or Instagram account used to enter the Sweepstakes. Except where legally prohibited, the
Sweepstakes Winners may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and a liability and publicity release and
return this document within five (5) business days of being notified in order to claim his/her Prize. In the event
the Sweepstakes Winners chooses not to accept his/her Prize, is not in compliance with these Official Rules, is
unable to be notified, if any correspondence from Sponsor or a Prize is returned as undeliverable, if
Sweepstakes Winners fails to sign and return the affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release within
the required time period (if applicable), or if Sweepstakes Winners are disqualified for any reason, Prize will be
forfeited and alternate winners will be selected from all of the remaining qualified entrants. Only one (1)
alternate drawings will be held, after which the Prize may remain un-awarded. All entrants acknowledge that
the Sponsor has neither made nor is in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or
guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to Prize, including, but not limited to, its quality or
fitness for a particular purpose.
Verification of Potential Winners: POTENTIAL WINNERS IS SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY
SPONSOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE
SWEEPSTAKES. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL
ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT
VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE.
6. Prizes/Values/Odds: Two (2) Sweepstakes Winners will each be awarded the following “Prize”
.
a. Zotos Professional will provide each winner with up to ten (10) available Zotos Professional products
of their choosing with a combined maximum approximate retail value “ARV” of One Hundred Fifty
Dollars ($150.00):
Total ARV of Prize per Winner: up to One Hundred Fifty Dollars ($150.00).
Total ARV for Sweepstakes: up to Three Hundred Dollars ($300.00).
Limit one (1) prize per person and per household. Sweepstakes Winner is solely responsible for all local, state
and federal taxes on his/her Prize including sales or use taxes, as well as any expenses related to participation in
the Sweepstakes or acceptance of a Prize. The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) requires Form
1099-MISC to be issued and filed for each Sweepstakes Winner who receives a Prize if the amount of the prize
is $600 or more. Sponsor will send each Sweepstakes Winner a W9 form, which must be completed and
returned to Sponsor, for the Sweepstakes Winner to receive the Prize. A copy of the Form 1099-MISC filed by
Sponsor, will be sent to Sweepstakes Winner. The Form 1099- MISC will be issued for the fair market value of
the Prize. Any Sweepstakes Winner who fails to provide information sufficient to complete Form 1099-MISC
(including, without limitation, Sweepstakes Winner’s social security number) shall forfeit any and all rights to
the applicable Prize. There will be no substitutions or cash redemptions made for any Prize. Sponsor will not
replace any Prize or any component of the Prize that is lost, mutilated, or stolen. Odds of winning a Prize
depend on the number of eligible entries received. Prizes pictured in advertising, marketing or promotional
materials are for illustrative purposes only. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between
statements contained in any such materials and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official
Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any cancellations,
delays, diversions or substitutions, or any act or omission whatsoever with respect to the Prizes. Prizes are
nontransferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions will be made, other than as provided herein. Sponsor
reserves the right, as determined in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize, in whole or in part, of equal or
greater monetary value if a Prize cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, as described for any reason. Only the
number of prizes stated in these Official Rules is available to be won in the Sweepstakes. If, by reason of a print
or other error, more prizes are claimed than the number set forth in these Official Rules, an alternate winner will
be selected in accordance with the winner selection method described below from among all eligible claimants
making purportedly valid claims to award the advertised number of prizes available.
7. PRIVACY POLICY/DATA COLLECTION: Entrant information collected in connection with this
Sweepstakes may be used to execute the Sweepstakes and may be used by Sponsor in sending future
promotional communications and is subject to Sponsor's privacy policy. For a copy of Sponsor’s privacy policy,
please visit https://www.henkel-northamerica.com/legal-social and https://www.henkel-northamerica.com/ca-
privacy-rights .
8. General: Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and to
Sponsor’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and its
agencies are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, stolen, misdirected, or illegible entries; lost,
interrupted, or unavailable network, server, or other connections, garbled transmissions or miscommunications,
telephone transmission problems; computer or software malfunctions or damage to a user’s computer
equipment (software or hardware); technical failures; or other errors or malfunctions of any kind whether
human, mechanical, electronic, or otherwise. Proof of sending or submission of entry, or proof of completion of
activity such as visiting Sponsor’s Facebook page, Instagram page or signing up for Sponsor’s newsletter, will
not be deemed proof of receipt of entry by Sponsor. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official
Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY
DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND
CIVIL LAW, AND, SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO
PROSECUTE AND SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the offer or
administration of this Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of Sweepstakes Winners and Prizes. Sponsor reserves
the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be attempting to tamper with or undermine
the entry process, the Website, and/or the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes; to violate the Official Rules;
or to act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or with the intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any
other person. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor may, in its sole
discretion, void any suspect entries and (a) cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof); (b)
modify the Sweepstakes or suspend the Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume the Sweepstakes
in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules; and/or (c) award the prize at random from
among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment.
BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT THE SWEEPSTAKES
ENTITIES, YOUTUBE, FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES,
AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, REPRESENTATIVES, CONSULTANTS, CONTRACTORS, LEGAL
COUNSEL, ADVERTISING, PUBLIC RELATIONS, PROMOTIONAL, FULFILLMENT AND
MARKETING, WEBSITE PROVIDERS, WEB MASTERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS,
DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AND AGENTS (THE “RELEASED PARTIES”)
WILL HAVE NO LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR, AND SHALL BE HELD HARMLESS BY
ENTRANTS AGAINST, ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURIES, LOSSES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND
TO PERSONS, INCLUDING PERSONAL INJURY OR DEATH, OR PROPERTY RESULTING IN WHOLE
OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, MISUSE, OR USE
OF THE PRIZE, ENTRY, OR PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES OR IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES
RELATED ACTIVITY, OR ANY CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION OR
INVASION OF PRIVACY, OR MERCHANDISE DELIVERY. BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS
SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANT AGREES THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES WILL NOT BE RESPONSIBLE
OR LIABLE FOR ANY INJURIES, DAMAGES, OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT,
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES TO PERSONS, OR TO
PROPERTY ARISING OUT OF ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE WEBSITE. THE RELEASED PARTIES
ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO CANCELLATIONS,
DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS,
WEATHER, OR TERRORISM.
WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EVERYTHING REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES,
INCLUDING THE WEBSITE AND ALL PRIZES, ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF
ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED
WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-
INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS
OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED
WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY.
CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
9. Disputes. All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity (individually, “Claim”) arising out of or
relating to this Sweepstakes, the meaning or interpretation of the rules or any Prize awarded shall be resolved by
applying the laws of Connecticut, without regard to the conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely
and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts within that state. All Claims shall be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action and all Claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to
actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event, include attorneys’ fees, and under no circumstances will
any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and, by entering, entrant waives all rights to claim, punitive,
incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses
and waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. ENTRANTS, BY ENTERING,
SPECIFICALLY AND KNOWINGLY WAIVE ANY RIGHT TO A TRIAL BY JURY AND A TRIAL
BY JURY IS HEREBY WAIVED BY BOTH SPONSOR AND ENTRANTS.
10. Sponsor: Henkel Corporation, acting through its Zotos Professional division, 100 Tokeneke Road Darien, CT
06820 whose decisions, as determined in its sole discretion, are final and binding as to all aspects of this
Sweepstakes.
11. Official Rules and Winner’s List: For a copy of the Official Rules,
https://zotosprofessional.com/pages/social-giveaway. For a list of winners, send a self-addressed stamped
envelope on or before sixty (60) days after Winner Selection date, to Sponsor at Henkel Corporation, acting
through its Zotos Professional division, 100 Tokeneke Road Darien, CT 06820. Vermont residents may exclude
return postage.
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