WIN A FREE ARTIST SPACE CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER.
1. CONTEST PERIOD AND SPONSOR. “WIN A FREE ART COURSE CONTEST” (the “Contest”) is
sponsored by Allan Diamond Capital Management Inc., also known as the Montreal Art Centre /
Griffintown Art School (the “Sponsor”). The Contest begins on August 7, 2017 at 00:00:01 AM
Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on August 7, 2018 at 12:00:00 (noon) PM ET (the “Contest Period”).
The clock used by Sponsor to compute the Entries (as such term is defined below) will be the official
clock to determine the date and time of receipt of an Entry.
2. ELIGIBILITY. The Contest is open to all legal residents of Quebec who are eighteen (18) years of age
or more at the time of entry. The following persons cannot participate in the Contest: officers,
directors, shareholders, employees, agents and/or representatives of Sponsor or its affiliates or
related companies, advertising agencies, licensees, franchisees, partners, retailers, distributors
and/or any other party related to the Contest. Also, any member of the immediate family of the
persons mentioned in this section and any person living with them under the same roof (whether or
not a member of their immediate family) cannot participate in the Contest. The term "immediate
family" means fathers, mothers, brothers, sisters, children, husbands, wives or spouses of the
persons mentioned in this section, regardless of where they live.
3. PARTICIPATION. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Internet access and a valid email address
To enter the Contest: (i) visit the Contest website at http://montrealartcenter.com/win-a- free-course- 2/
(the “Contest Website”); and (ii) complete the information requested in the registration form,
including your name, email address and phone number. You will also have to accept these Rules as
completed, click “Submit” for your entry to be registered. As such, you will receive one (1) entry into
the Contest. All entries in the Contest will be referred each as an “Entry” and collectively, the
LIMIT: maximum of one (1) Entry per person per month.
The entrant must submit each Entry personally. Entrant may only use one (1) email account in
connection with this Contest. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email account.
Photocopied, mechanically reproduced, forged or altered Entries are void. All Entries must be received
during the Contest Period. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, undelivered, invalid, unintelligible,
incomplete, misdirected, illegible, or damaged Entries, which will be disqualified. Entries become the
exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged.
Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple email
accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant’s Entries and
that entrant may be disqualified within Sponsor’s sole discretion. Use of any automated system
(including but not limited to, Entries submitted using any robot, script, macro, or other automated
service) to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. In the event of a dispute as to the
identity of any person who submitted an Entry, the authorized account holder of the email account
used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person
assigned to an email account by a provider, service provider or other organization responsible for
assigning email accounts. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized
During the Contest Period, a total of twelve (12) monthly prizes will be awarded, each consisting in
one (1) free art course of the winner’s choice at the Montreal Art Centre / Griffintown Art School
located at 1844 William St. Montreal, QC H3J 1R5 (each a “Prize” and collectively, the “Prizes”).
Subject to availability, winners can select one (1) course from the following three (3) different art
Introduction to Acrylics (approximate retail value (“ARV”) of $172.46);
Drawing, Drawing & Sketching (ARV of $172.46);
Painting Watercolour (ARV $172.46);
The total ARV of all the Prizes for the Contest is $2,069.52.
The selection of art courses may vary and is subject to availability. Sponsor reserves the right to offer
alternative art courses. The Prizes and their components shall be accepted as awarded and cannot
be transferred, substituted for another prize or exchanged, in whole or in part, for money, unless
otherwise agreed to by the Sponsor. If components/portions of the Prizes are not used, no
compensation therefor will be provided to the Winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize
of equivalent or greater monetary value if Sponsor is unable to award any Prize as described.
Sponsor disclaims any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied by fact or in law
relative to any Prize, including but not limited to its quality and condition, except where prohibited by
law. Any other costs or expenses associated with a Prize but not specifically described above will be
the responsibility of selected winners.
5. SELECTION. At Sponsor’s offices located at 1844 William St. Montreal, QC H3J 1R5, on the draw
dates listed in the table below, one (1) Entry will be selected at random from all eligible Entries
received prior to the applicable monthly draw as eligible to win a Prize. LIMIT: one (1) Prize per
person during the Contest Period. Odds of winning a Prize depend on the total of eligible Entries
received prior to the applicable monthly draw.
ELIGIBLE ENTRIES DRAW DATES
Entries submitted from August 7, 2017, at 00:00:01 (midnight
and 1 second) ET until September 7, 2017 at 12:00:00 (noon)
September 7, 2017 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from September 7, at 12:00:01 (noon and 1
second) ET until October 7, 2017 at 12:00:00 (noon) ET
October 7, 2017 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from October 7, 2017 at 12:00:01 (noon
and 1 second) ET until November 7, 2017 at 12:00:00 (noon)
November 7, 2017 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from November 7, 2017 at 12:00:01 (noon
and 1 second) ET until December 7, 2017 at 12:00 (noon) ET
December 7, 2017 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from December 7, 2017 at 12:00:01 (noon
and 1 second) ET until January 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
January 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from January 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon
and 1 second) ET until February 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
February 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from February 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon
and 1 second) ET until March 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
March 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from March 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon and
1 second) ET until April 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
April 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from April 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon and 1
second) ET until May 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
May 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from May 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon and 1 June 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
second) ET until June 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
Entries submitted from June 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon and 1
second) ET until July 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
July 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
Entries submitted from July 7, 2018 at 12:00:01 (noon and 1
second) ET until August 7, 2018 at 12:00 (noon) ET
August 7, 2018 at 14:00:00 ET
6. NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE CLAIM CONDITIONS.
The potential winner of a Prize will be notified by email and/or telephone at the address and/or
telephone number provided at the time of Entry within two (2) days of a draw. The selected entrant
will have three (3) days following the notification to contact the Sponsor to claim his/her Prize.
In the event that, for any reason, Sponsor cannot contact the selected entrant within a three (3) day
period following the notification, the selected entrant will be disqualified and Sponsor may, at its
discretion, proceed to a new drawing amongst all eligible Entries received to identify another potential
winner who will be subject to disqualification in the same manner. Sponsor will arrange for delivery of
the Prizes by mail.
To be declared a winner, the selected entrant must: (i) respond to selection notification within the
time period described herein; (ii) correctly answer, without assistance of any kind, whether
mechanical or otherwise, a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question administered at a mutually
agreeable time by telephone; and (iii) otherwise comply with these Rules. In addition, to claim the
Prize, the selected entrant may be required complete and sign a declaration and release of liability
(the “Form”) which Sponsor will send by mail, courier, fax or email and which the selected entrant
must return duly completed and signed within seven (7) days of receipt thereof.
If a selected entrant fails to: (i) correctly answer the skill-testing question, (ii) provide the Form signed
within the prescribed deadline, if requested, or (iii) otherwise comply with these Rules, the Prize will
be forfeited and may be awarded to an alternate entrant, who will be subject to disqualification in the
7. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE. All Contest entrants agree to release and hold
harmless Sponsor, its affiliates or related companies, advertising agencies, licensees, franchisees,
partners, retailers, distributors and any other interveners related to the Contest and each of their
respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents, representatives, successors and
assigns (collectively, the “Releasees”) from any and all claims, cause of action, or liability, including,
without limitation, any injury, death or damage to or loss of property, resulting from the Contest,
including but not limited to, the entry process or participation in the Contest or acceptance, use or
misuse of any Prize.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, the Releasees shall not be liable for any: (1) incorrect
or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants; or an error related to the programming of the
Contest; (2) technical failures of any kind, such as in particular, hardware or software errors; faulty
computer; any malfunctions, inaccessibility of the Contest website in whole or in part for any reason;
service interruptions or disconnections of wireless or Internet networks, telephone lines; garbled,
jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any online transmissions to be sent or received; (3)
unauthorized human intervention at any stage of the Contest entry process or participation; (4)
technical or human errors which may occur in the administration of the Contest or in the processing of
Entries; or (5) any harm or prejudice suffered by persons, or any material damages resulting from
participation in the Contest or acceptance, use, implementation or misuse of any Prize. If for any
reason, it is confirmed that an entrant’s Entry was deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted
by error, the only remedy, which the entrant is entitled to, is requesting to obtain another Entry to the
Contest, if possible.
8. PRIVACY. Sponsor and its authorized agents will collect, use, and disclose the personal information
you provide at the time of Entry to the Contest for the purposes of administering the Contest and
Prize fulfillment. Winners consent to the Sponsor’s use of their names, photographs, cities, voices,
images and/or statements, related to their Prize for publicity purposes in any manner or media
including the internet, at any time, in perpetuity, without compensation.
The opportunity to receive other communications about Sponsor’s products, contests and other
promotional offers may be provided by Sponsor.
information: http://montrealartcenter.com/terms-and- conditions/.
9. RIGHT TO MODIFY/SUSPEND/TERMINATE. If, for any reason, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, the
Contest is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, subject to the approval of
the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux (the “Régie”) with respect to residents of Quebec, to
cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Contest, in whole or in part, without notice or obligation.
Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, if the Contest, or any part thereof, is impaired in any
way for any reason or is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including but not limited to
infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, programming errors,
or technical failures, which, in the sole opinion of Sponsor, corrupt or affect the operation,
administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, Sponsor may, in its sole
discretion, and subject only to the approval of the Régie in Quebec for the residents of Quebec, void
any Entry and: (a) terminate the Contest, or any portion thereof; (b) modify or suspend the Contest,
or any portion thereof, to address the impairment and then resume the Contest, or relevant portion, in
a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Rules; and/or (c) award the Prizes from among the
eligible Entries in accordance with a fair and adequate selection.
10. GENERAL CONDITIONS. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify from this
Contest any person which Sponsor deems or becomes aware has tampered with the entry process or
the operation of the Contest or the Contest website/platform/application, who does not comply with
these Rules or acts in a manner that goes against the spirit of the Contest or adversely or with the
intent to disturb, insult, threaten, intimidate or harass any other person. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN
ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE CONTEST
WEBSITE/PLATFORM/APPLICATION (OR A SITE LINKED THERETO) OR TO UNDERMINE THE
LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS.
SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK
DAMAGES FROM SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
All decisions rendered by the Sponsor are final and without appeal. The Contest is subject to all
applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of
these Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision contained herein. If any
provision of these Rules is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable, then the Rules shall
be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or unenforceable provision was not
contained therein. The paragraph headings are used for reference purposes only and shall not affect
the interpretation of the Rules.
11. QUEBEC. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of a publicity contest may be
submitted to the Régie for a ruling. Any litigation respecting the awarding of a prize may be submitted
to the Régie only for the purpose of helping the parties reach a settlement.