L’EQUIPEUR  – L’ÉQUIPEUR Instagram Gift Card Contest (the "Contest")

Official Rules and Regulations


The Contest is sponsored by L’Équipeur/Mark’s Work Wearhouse Ltd. (the "Contest Sponsor").

CONTEST PERIOD: Contest opens on Tuesday, January 30, 2018 at 2:00PM ET and closes on Friday February 9, 2018 at 2:00PM ET (the “Contest Period”).

Who Can Enter

The Contest is open to all legal residents of the Province of Quebec, who are 18 years of age or older at the time of entry. You are not eligible to enter if you are (or you live with) an employee, officer, director, representative, agent, consultant or supplier of (i) the Contest Sponsor, (ii) or any of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, franchisees or licensees.  The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, provincial and municipal laws and is void where prohibited by law.

How to Enter

1.       During the Contest Period, visit the Contest Sponsor Instagram post to enter the Contest. Follow lequipeur_officiel and comment on the Contest post to enter the Contest. You can enter a maximum of one (1) time during the Contest Period.

2.       The Contest Sponsor will not be responsible for an entrant’s inability to submit a Contest entry due to any hardware or software malfunction, internet service delay or interruption, inability to access the Contest URL, or any combination thereof. Further, the Contest Sponsor shall not be responsible for Contest entries that are incomplete, illegible, incorrect, lost, misdirected or delayed.

How to Win

3.       The odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received during the Contest Period.

4.       On Friday February 9, 2018 at 4:00PM ET, at the conclusion of the Contest Period, a potential winner will be selected by random draw from all eligible entries (the “Selected Entrant”).    

5.       The Contest Sponsor will verify the Selected Entrant’s eligibility and the Selected Entrant will be notified in accordance with the following terms.  If the Selected Entrant does not meet all eligibility requirements for the Contest, the entry will be void and rejected, and then an alternate Selected Entrant will be drawn from all remaining eligible Contest entries.

6.       The Selected Entrant will be contacted by the Contest Sponsor on Instagram and needs to provide the Contest Sponsor his email address in a private Instagram message. The Selected Entrant will receive from the Contest Sponsor a notification indicating that he/she’s the Selected Entrant (the “Notification”).

7.       If the Selected Entrant does not respond to the Notification within six (6)  hours thereof, that Selected Entrant will be automatically disqualified and an alternate Selected Entrant will be selected and contacted in accordance with the terms above.

8.       Any Notification made by email that is returned as undeliverable may result in disqualification at the sole discretion of the Contest Sponsor.

9.       To be declared the winner and recipient of the Prize (as defined below) the Selected Entrant must first (a) sign a declaration confirming compliance with these Official Rules and Regulations and acceptance of the Prize as awarded, (b) sign and return, within the time stipulated, a waiver and release of the Contest Sponsor, Administrators,  and each of their respective officers, directors, shareholders, volunteers, governors, employees, agents, representatives, parents, successors, affiliates, subsidiaries, assigns, related entities, partners, partnerships, suppliers of prizes, licensees, and licensors from any liability in connection with this Contest and, (c) correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited skill testing mathematical question to be administered by Contest Sponsor. 

10.    Selected Entrant may also be required to submit valid proof of identity.

11.    By accepting the Prize, the Contest winner authorizes the Contest Sponsor to broadcast, publish and disseminate his/her name, City of residence, photograph, likeness, sobriquet and voice, in connection with any further publicity carried out in connection with this Contest, with no additional compensation to the Contest winner beyond the awarding of the Prize.


12.    One (1) $100 Gift Card (the “Prize”) redeemable at any L’Équipeur locations will be awarded as part of the Contest.

Prize must be accepted as is and cannot be redeemed for cash. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made unless the Contest Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines otherwise. The Contest Sponsor reserves its right to substitute the Prize, or a portion thereof, for one of equal or greater value should it become unavailable for any reason. The Contest winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.

Disclaimer and Liability Exclusion

13.    Contest Sponsor is not responsible for late, lost, incomplete, illegible or misdirected entries or for any failure of the web site during the Contest; for any technical malfunction or other problems relating to the telephone network or lines, computer on-line systems, servers, access providers, computer equipment or software, failed network connections, failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions, online failures or communication failures other circumstances affecting, disrupting or corrupting the Contest in any manner, including without limitation, receipt of entries, entrants’ ability to participate in the Contest, prize notification or entrant response to the notification, for any reason including, but not limited to, technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, or any combination of the foregoing.  Further, the Contest Sponsor is not responsible for any damage to entrants’ or third parties’ computer occasioned by participation in the Contest or by downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest.

14.    By entering the Contest, entrants agree that the Contest Sponsor shall not be liable for losses or injuries of any kind resulting from participation in the Contest or acceptance, possession or use of any prize awarded and entrants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Contest Sponsor and its subsidiaries, parent company, affiliates, and all of their respective employees, directors, officers, and agents, for all claims or damages arising out of the entrant’s participation in the Contest or the acceptance or use of a prize awarded therein.

15.    The Contest Sponsor makes no warranty, guarantee or representation of any kind concerning the Prize and disclaims any implied warranties.

16.    The Contest Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, modify, amend or extend this Contest or modify the Official Rules and Regulations at any time without notice and shall have no liability to anyone, including entrants, for the cancellation or termination of the Contest.

17.    This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. You understand that you are providing your information to the Contest Sponsor and the third parties it has engaged to assist it in administering the Contest and not to Instagram. The information you provide will only be used in accordance with the Contest Sponsor’s privacy policy. The owners and operators of Instagram are completely released from all liability by each Entrant in this Contest. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Contest must be directed to the Contest Sponsor and not Instagram.


18.    The personal information provided by entrants to enter the Contest will be (i) collected by or on behalf of the Contest Sponsor, (ii) used only to administer the Contest, contact Selected Entrant, verify eligibility of the Selected Entrant, and for no other reason, and (iii) accessible only to those employees of the Contest Sponsor or a third party retained by the Contest Sponsor directly involved in the Contest and will not be disclosed or sold to any other third parties.

19.    By entering this Contest, each entrant consents to the collection, use and disclosure of their personal information for the purposes and in the manner described herein. 

20.    For more information about the Contest Sponsor’s commitment to your privacy please review the privacy policies available online on the Contest Sponsor’s web site.

General Conditions

21.    All decisions of the Contest Sponsor are final and binding on all entrants without right of appeal.

22.    As a condition of participating in the Contest, except where prohibited by law, each entrant agrees that any dispute or cause of action arising out of or connected with the Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action proceeding, and exclusively before a court located in the Province of Quebec and that the court shall apply the laws of the Province of Quebec.  Further, each entrant agrees to waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including legal costs or attorneys’ fees, other than the entrant’s out-of-pocket expenses associated with entering the Contest.

23.    In the event of a dispute, online entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry.  “Authorized account holder” is defined as the person who is assigned an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institute etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.  If the identity of an online entrant is disputed, the authorized account holder associated with the email account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant. An entrant may be required to provide the Contest Sponsor with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry.

CAUTION:  Any attempt to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Contest Sponsor reserves its right to seek damages or other remedies from any such person(s) responsible for the attempt to the fullest extent permitted by law.