Published on May 5, 2017—  Leave a comment

thredUP Sweepstakes – Official Rules

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thredUP Sweepstakes – Official Rules
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE THE CHANCES OF WINNING
  • Eligibility: Each Sweepstakes offered by thredUP (each, a “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the United States (excluding Guam, Puerto Rico and all other U.S. territories and possessions) and is void where prohibited by law. You must be 18 years or older on the day you enter the Sweepstakes to win a prize (the “Entrant”). Employees, officers and directors of thredUP their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, suppliers and their immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. All Sweepstakes are subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited.
  • Mandatory Instagram, Facebook and Twitter Disclosure:  This promotion is in no way sponsored or endorsed by, or associated with other social media sites, such as Instagram, Facebook or Twitter (each, an “SMS”). You are providing your information to thredUP, and not to any SMS. The information you provide will only be used for administering this sweepstakes and for marketing purposes in accordance with thredUP’s privacy policy, located at https://www.thredup.com/privacy-policy.
  • Agreement to Rules: By participating, you agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these official rules, and you represent and warrant that you meet the eligibility requirements set forth herein. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of thredUP, as final and binding as it relates to the content. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
  • Sweepstakes Period: Each Sweepstakes offer will begin at 12:00:00 AM Pacific Time on the beginning date provided and will end at 11:59:59 PM Pacific Time on the ending date provided (the “Sweepstakes Period”). thredUP’s computer clock is the official timekeeping device in the Sweepstakes.  If thredUP discovers you have used fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the rules you will be disqualified.
  • Drawings:  During each Sweepstakes Period, thredUP will conduct one or more drawings (each a  “Drawing”) of all qualified entries received during the Sweepstakes Period as described further in the applicable Sweepstakes offer.
  • How to Enter: Each Sweepstakes offer will provide specific instructions on how to enter the promotion.  If the instructions include using an SMS, please note the following:

    Facebook entries:  You may create a Facebook account by accessing Facebook at http://www.facebook.com and following the instructions to create an account for free.  Information you provide to Facebook to open an account is subject to Facebook’s privacy policy, located at www.facebook.com/privacy.
Instagram entries: You may create an Instagram account by accessing Instagram at http://www.instagram.com and following the instructions to create an account for free.  Information you provide to Instagram to open an account is subject to Instagram’s privacy policy, located at http://instagram.com/about/legal/privacy/.
Twitter entries:  You may create a Twitter account by accessing Twitter at http://www.twitter.com and following the instructions to create an account for free.  Information you provide to Twitter to open an account is subject to Twitter’s privacy policy, located at www.twitter.com/privacy.
To enter the Sweepstakes without purchase, eligible participants may send a handwritten, self-addressed, stamped envelope to ThredUp Sweepstakes, 969 Broadway, Suite 200, Oakland, CA 94607. All mail-in requests must be postmarked and received by the last day of the Sweepstakes Period. Types, computer generated, or otherwise mechanically reproduced outer envelopes/requests are not allowed and will not be eligible for entry.
  • Odds: The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  • Winner selection and notification: Each qualified entry will be entered into a random drawing by a representative of thredUP from among all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period.  The drawing(s) will be held on the the date specified in the applicable instructions for each Sweepstakes, (each, a “Drawing Date) to determine one or more grand prize winners. Prize winners are each referred to as a “Selected Entrant”. Each Selected Entrant will be notified via email and/or the applicable SMS with instructions to claim the prize within twenty-four (24) hours following the winner selection notification.

    thredUP shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winners’ security settings or for winners’ provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the selected winner cannot be contacted, is ineligible, fails to claim the prize within twenty-four (24) hours from the time award notification was sent, prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. The receipt by Selected Entrant of the prize offered in each Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance with any and all federal and state laws and regulations. Any violation of these official rules by any winner (at thredUP’s sole discretion) will result in such winner’s disqualification as winner of the sweepstakes and all privileges as winner will be immediately terminated.
  • Prize: Each grand prize winning Selected Entrant will receive the prize described in the applicable Sweepstakes offer. If the prize is a thredUP shopping credit, it may be used to order any item sold by thredUP.  Any prize must be redeemed by within one year of its applicable Drawing Date. No cash or other prize substitution permitted except at thredUP’s discretion. Any and all prize related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by winners is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for thredUP to use winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
  • Rights  Granted by you: By entering each Sweepstakes you understand that thredUP, anyone acting on behalf of thredUP, or its respective licensees, successors and assigns will have the right, where permitted by law, without any further notice, review or consent to print, publish, broadcast, distribute, and use, worldwide in any media now known or hereafter in perpetuity and throughout the World, your entry, including, without limitation, the entry and winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes without any further compensation.
  • Terms & Conditions: thredUP reserves the right, in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend each Sweepstakes (in its sole discretion) should a virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. thredUP reserves the right at its sole discretion to terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winner(s) in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken.  thredUP reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of any Sweepstakes or website or violates these Terms & Conditions and any other thredUP policies.  

    thredUP has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of each Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer in excess of that allowed by sweepstakes rules; or the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering.  Any attempt by an Entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, thredUP reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  

    By entering any Sweepstakes you agree to receive email newsletters periodically from thredUP. You can opt-out of receiving this communication at any time by clicking the unsubscribe link in the newsletter.
  • Release: By participating in each Sweepstakes, Entrants and Selected Entrants (and their parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrants/winner are minors) agree to release, discharge and hold harmless, thredUP and their affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising, contest, fulfillment an