MECCANO "THE MAKER FAIRE" SWEEPSTAKES

(THE "PROMOTION")

OFFICIAL RULES

This Promotion is intended for viewing and participation in the 50 United States and Washington D.C. only and shall be construed and evaluated according to the laws of the 50 United States and Washington D.C. Please do not enter if you are not a legal resident of, and not located in, the 50 United States or Washington D.C. at time of entry. VOID IN PUERTO RICO, THE U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS AND OTHER U.S. TERRITORIES AND POSSESSIONS, AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.

  1. YOU MUST HAVE PERMISSION FROM YOUR PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN TO ENTER THIS PROMOTION. MANY WILL ENTER FEW WILL WIN. PROMOTION PERIOD: Starts October 23, 2017 at 9:00:00AM Eastern Standard Time ("EST") and ends November 27, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM EST (the "Promotion Period").

  2. SPONSOR: Spin Master Inc. (“Sponsor”) located at 5880 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite A Los Angeles, CA 99016 USA.

  3. ELIGIBILITY: To enter and be eligible to win, you must be a legal resident of the 50 United States, or Washington, D.C. (excluding residents of Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and other U.S. territories and possessions), and have a valid email address. Children under 13 years of age must have the consent of their parent/legal guardian in order to enter. Persons in any of the following categories are NOT eligible to participate or win a prize: (a) any person who, at any time on or after October 23, 2017, was or is a director, officer, agent, representative, contractor, or employee of SpinMaster (“Sponsor”), or its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, sales representatives or service agencies; (b) individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials for the Promotion or engaged in the administration or execution of this Promotion (collectively, with the entities listed in 2(a), the “Promotion Entities”); and (c) persons who are or purport to be immediate family members (defined as biological or step-mother/ father, sister, brother, daughter, son, dependent or spouse of any of the foregoing) of any person in any of the preceding categories, regardless of where they live, or who reside in the same household as any person in any of the preceding categories. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.

  4. HOW TO ENTER: NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. To enter, go to https://www.meccano.com (the “Website”), and provide your date of birth. If you are over 13 years of age, you will be eligible to enter the sweepstakes by registering for the Meccano newsletter. Registration for the newsletter entails completing the registration form with accurate contact information (full name, address with zip code, email address and phone number), and acceptance of these Official Rules. You will then receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes draw. Limit of one (1) Sweepstakes entry per person/email address. For the purposes of this Promotion, a day (“Day”) runs from 12:00:00 AM EST to 11:59:59 PM EST, except for the first Day of the Promotion which begins at 9:00:00 AM EST. All entries must be received by November 27, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM EST.

    Limit of one (1) registration per person/email address throughout the Promotion Period. If you register, or attempt to register, more than ONCE using multiple email addresses or identities or any other device or artifice to register multiple times or as multiple registrants, all of your entries may be declared null and void, and any prize you might have been entitled to will not be awarded. Robotic, programmed or any other automated means of online entry are prohibited and may result in disqualification of all such entries from the Promotion.

    In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, the entry will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at registration. Authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access or online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the registered email address. If you do not have Internet access via a personal computer, your local library or Internet café may be able to provide access to the Internet and a number of Internet service providers and other companies offer free email accounts.

  5. RANDOM SWEEPSTAKES DRAW: On or about December 5, 2017 at approximately 3:00 PM EST, an independent judging organization (the “Promotion Judges”) will randomly draw one (1) entry (the “Potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner” and, if verified, “Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner”) from among all eligible entries received and The Potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner will be eligible to win the Sweepstakes Grand Prize (see details below), subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Also, on or about December 5, 2017 at approximately 3:30 PM EST, an independent judging organization (the “Promotion Judges”) will randomly draw fifteen (15) entries (the “Secondary Prize Winners”) from among all remaining eligible entries received (see below details), subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Promotion Judges’ decisions are final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes draw. The odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.

  6. PRIZES (16 available):

    1. Sweepstakes Grand Prize (1 available): Sweepstakes Grand Prize: There is one (1) Sweepstakes Grand Prize available to be won consisting of a trip for the winner and up to three (3) guests (each a “Travel Guest”) to San Mateo, California. The Grand Prize consists of round-trip economy-class air transportation for up to four (4) people departing from an airport near the winner’s residence (as determined by the Sponsor) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO), 2 nights’ accommodation in a moderate hotel as selected by the Sponsor in 1 standard room (quad occupancy); ground transportation to/from SFO airport and the selected hotel; four (4) tickets to the Maker Faire Bay Area taking place on May 18-20, 2018. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $3200 (US).

      ARV for the Grand Prize may vary depending upon point of departure and fare fluctuations. The Grand Prize winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes on the Grand Prize and any other costs and expenses not specifically listed above, relative to the acceptance and use of the Grand Prize including, without limitation, taxes, services charges, meals, food, beverages, insurance, valid travel documentation, transfers to and from the airport nearest the winner’s residence, car rentals, medical/health expenses, gratuities, excess baggage fees, communication charges, and all personal expenses and incidentals. The trip must be taken during the dates of the Maker Faire in San Mateo. Travel arrangements are subject to availability, blackout dates and other restrictions. The winner’s Travel Guest(s) must be eighteen (18) years of age or older, or if a Travel Guest is a minor, the winner must be such Travel Guest’s parent or legal guardian. The maximum number of adults, is two (2). In the event a Grand Prize winner is a minor, the Grand Prize winner must be accompanied on the trip by his/her parent/legal guardian as one of the Travel Guests. The winner and his/her Travel Guest(s) must travel on the same itinerary and have valid travel documents prior to travel. There are no deviations to travel allowed. The Grand Prize must be accepted as awarded and may not be sold or transferred and is not convertible to cash. If the Grand Prize winner’s residence is in close enough proximity to the destination city, as the Sponsor determines in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may provide ground transportation in lieu of air transportation with no further obligation to the Grand Prize winner. The Grand Prize winner will not receive cash or any other form of compensation if actual travel costs are less than the Grand Prize ARV. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize in whole or in part of equal or greater value, or award the balance of that prize in full satisfaction of the prize award, in the event that all or any component of the Grand Prize is cancelled, postponed or otherwise unavailable for any reason. In the event the Maker Faire Bay Area does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons including but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponement, or for any other reason, then the Sponsor reserves the right to award the remainder of the prize with no further obligation to the winner.

      Airline carrier and hotel regulations and conditions, including, but not limited to, any age restrictions and requirements, apply.

      Sponsor reserves the right to structure the travel route and select hotels in its sole discretion. In the event Winner and/or his/her Travel Guest(s) engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate the trip or other applicable experience early, in whole or in part, and send winner and/or his or her Travel Guest(s) home with no further compensation.

    2. Secondary Prizes (15 available): five (5) Meccano Max Robots (ARV USD $149.99) , five (5) Meccano Mecca Spider (ARV USD $99.99), five (5) Toys R’ Us Gift Cards (ARV USD: $100).

    Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner and Secondary Prize Winners collectively referred to herein as “Winners.” Approximate retail value of all prizes available to be won including: USD $4,949.90. Prizes are not transferable, or redeemable for cash, and must be accepted as awarded, with no substitutions of any kind, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Gift cards are governed by the terms and conditions of the issuer.

    All federal, state and local taxes (including income and withholding taxes), if any, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified herein as being provided are the Winners’ responsibility, regardless of whether a prize is used in whole or in part. All prize details are at the Sponsor's sole discretion.

    If the actual value of any prize is less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded. Any depiction of any prize is for illustrative purposes only and may not reflect the actual prize won. Prizes are not redeemable for cash or transferable, except the Grand Prize is transferable to a surviving spouse residing in the same household. No substitution allowed except, at Administrator’s sole discretion, a prize of equal or greater value may be substituted. Administrator will not replace any lost or stolen prize. Prize elements may not be separated. A prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer.

  7. HOW TO CLAIM YOUR PRIZE: Any prize won by an entrant who is considered a minor in his/her state of residence will be awarded to a parent or legal guardian of such minor who must comply with all requirements imposed on Winners set forth herein. Secondary Prizes will be automatically mailed to the verified Winner's address to as provided in the registration form (or to a parent/legal guardian, as applicable). Potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner (or parent/legal guardian, if applicable) will be contacted by phone, email or mail, beginning on or about December 11, 2017 with instructions on how to claim the prize. Potential Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner (or parent/legal guardian, if applicable) may be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, W9 form, and, where lawful, a publicity release, within seven (7) business days from the time it is postmarked as having been sent by the Sponsor or its representative, or the prize will be forfeited and, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner. Potential Winners (or parent/legal guardian) may be required to furnish proof of identification to determine eligibility. If a Potential Winner is found to be ineligible, or not in compliance with these Official Rules, declines to accept a prize, if Sponsor is unable to contact a Potential Winner within five (5) business days, or in the event that a prize notification or prize is returned undeliverable, the prize may be forfeited at the Sponsor’s sole discretion, and (in the case of the Sweepstakes Grand Prize only) may be awarded to an alternate Winner.

    Allow 6-8 weeks for verification and shipment of your prize. Promotion Entities shall not be held responsible for any delays in awarding a prize for any reason outside of their control. Prizes will only be delivered to verified Winners. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded. Sponsor is not responsible for any change of mailing address, email address, and/or telephone number of entrants.

    By accepting a prize, each Winner consents to the use of his/her name, address (city and state of residence), voice, and statements relating to the Promotion or Sponsor, and photographs or other likenesses, without further compensation, notification or permission in any publicity or advertising carried out by Sponsor or any related entities in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed without territorial or time limitation, except where prohibited by law.

  8. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:

  9. By entering, entrants (i) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements and, (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of the Sponsor and/or Promotion Judges, made in their sole discretion, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Promotion. Entrants who have not complied with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification and all associated entries will be void.

  10. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entrant's registration in the Promotion (and void all associated entries) or entitlement to a prize if, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor, it determines or suspects that the entrant has attempted to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, hacking, deception, or other fraudulent, deceptive or unfair playing practices (including any entries generated by script, macro, robotic, programmed, or any other automated means or any other means which subvert the entry process).

  11. As a condition of entering, entrants (or as applicable, their parents or legal guardians) agree: (a) to release Sponsor and Promotion Entities and each of their officers, directors, employees and agents, from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to participating in the Promotion or the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or use or misuse of any prize or any travel or activity related thereto;(b) that under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and in no event will entrants be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees and court costs.

  12. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of the Promotion Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of California, without regard to California or any other conflicts of law principles. All entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts for California.

  13. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, modify or suspend this Promotion at any time if fraud, technical failures, including any network server or hardware failure, viruses, bugs, errors in programming, or any other errors or other causes (such as force majeure events) corrupt the administration, security, integrity or proper play of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select the Winners from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to time of such cancellation. Sponsor further reserves the right to stop awarding further prizes in the event Sponsor becomes aware of an error respecting the number of prizes. In no event will the Sponsor be liable for more than the stated number of prizes available in the prize category in question.

  14. Promotion Entities do not warrant that access to the Promotion will be uninterrupted. Promotion Entities are not responsible for any problems that may arise, including but not limited to: (a) lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet Service Providers, websites, or other connection, availability or accessibility problems arising in connection with or over the course of the Promotion; or (b) communications failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions or hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties; or (c) failure of personal computers and/or software and hardware configurations, any technical malfunctions, failures, or difficulties, printing errors, clerical, typographical or other error in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the offering or announcement of any prize or in any prize notification documents; or (d) for any other errors of any kind relating to or in connection with the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, clerical, electronic, or technical in nature; or (e) the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information in connection with the Promotion; or (f) damage to a user's system occasioned by participation in this Promotion or downloading any information necessary to participate in this Promotion. Promotion Entities are also not responsible for lost, late, delayed, garbled, stolen, incomplete, misdirected, illegible, damaged or undelivered email or entries. Proof of transmission (screenshots, etc.) does not constitute proof of delivery.

  15. DISCLOSURES:

  16. Any attempt by an entrant or other individual, to deliberately damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of this Promotion, including but not limited to any fraudulent claims, is a violation of criminal and civil laws. Should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages (including attorneys' fees) from any such individual, to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. Entrant engaging in any of the foregoing activities may be disqualified (and all associated entries will be void) and will forfeit any prize(s) won.

  17. In the event of any conflict with any Promotion details contained in these Official Rules and Promotion details contained in Promotion Materials (including but not limited to point of sale, television, and print advertising, promotional packaging, and other promotion media), the details of the Promotion as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.

  18. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein. In particular, Sponsor's employees are not authorized to waive, modify or amend any provision or provisions of these Official Rules in any manner whatsoever.

  19. This Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and municipal laws.

  20. For a winners list, send a self-addressed postage stamped envelope to: Attn: Meccano GBU “Meccano “The Maker Faire” Sweepstakes, Winners List”, 5880 W. Jefferson Blvd. Suite A Los Angeles, CA 99016 USA

    All requests must be received by December 31, 2017. Winners list will be sent after prizes have been awarded.

  21. To review our privacy policy, please visit include Meccano website http://meccano.com/privacy to see how we use personal information obtained in connection with this Promotion. Winner’s name may be included in a publicly available winners list.