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Tiger Woods Memorabilia Contest
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  1. The contest period runs from May 27, 2002 to August 31, 2002, inclusive. Contest open to residents of Canada who are age of majority and who are not an employee of, a member of the immediate family of or domiciled with an employee of Amex Bank of Canada, Amex Canada Inc., the independent contest organization and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising or promotional agencies, agents and representatives.

  2. To enter, apply for an American Express® Tiger Woods Credit Card: (a) online at, (b) by phone at 1-800-268-2639, or (c) by completing an application for the American Express Tiger Woods Credit Card during the contest period May 27, 2002 to August 31, 2002, inclusive. Only the Basic applicant is eligible to enter. To enter without applying for an American Express Tiger Woods Credit Card, print your name, address and telephone number on a 3 x 5 piece of paper and mail it to: Tiger Woods Memorabilia Contest, Box 9271, St. John NB, E2L 4Y7. Illegible entries, bulk drop-offs or mechanical reproductions or facsimile entries are ineligible. Each entry must be mailed separately and must bear sufficient pre-paid postage if sent through the postal service. All entries must be received by midnight (Toronto time) on August 31, 2002, the contest closing date.

    The contest sponsor is: Amex Bank of Canada (herein referred to as the "Contest Sponsor").

  3. There will be one prize awarded consisting of a framed print of four Grand Slam Flags signed by Tiger Woods. Prize must be accepted as awarded and is not convertible into cash. Approximate retail value: $15,000 Cdn.

  4. Random selection will be made in St. John NB, at 1:00 p.m. on September 12, 2002 from all eligible entries received. A selected entrant will be contacted by Amex Bank of Canada. Before being declared a winner, the selected entrant must first correctly answer, unaided, a time-limited arithmetical skill testing question to be administered by telephone. Odds of being selected depend on total number of entries received.

  5. Winner consents to the use of his/her name and/or photograph for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in all media, including but not limited to within, without compensation and agrees to execute a specific consent to such use if asked to do so. By entering the contest, entrants agree to be bound by the contest rules and the decisions of the independent contest organization, which are final.

  6. By participating, entrants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless Amex Bank of Canada, Amex Canada Inc., their respective employees, officers, directors, parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, agents and representatives from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind resulting from their participation in the contest or their acceptance, use or misuse of a prize. Amex Bank of Canada, Amex Canada Inc., their respective officers, directors, parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies, agents and representatives and their respective employees are not responsible for and shall not be liable for (a) any electronic, hardware or software program, network, Internet or computer malfunctions, failures, or difficulties of any kind, including without limitation, server malfunction or by any human error which may occur in the processing of entries; (b) failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions; (c) lost, late, misdirected, incomplete or incorrect entries; or (d) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Amex Bank of Canada that may cause the promotion to be disrupted or corrupted. Amex Bank of Canada reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend the contest or any portion thereof should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of Amex Bank of Canada corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the promotion. Entry information becomes the property of Amex Bank of Canada.

  7. By participating entrants consent to the collection, use and distribution of their personal information by the Contest Sponsor for the purposes of running the contest (information is stored for approximately 1 year). Contest Sponsor will not sell or transmit this information to third parties except for the purposes of administering the Contest.

  8. Any litigation respecting the conduct or organization of this publicity contest may be submitted to the Régie des alcools, des courses et des jeux du Québec 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. Contest is subject to all applicable Federal, Provincial and Municipal laws.
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