Terms and Conditions of Participation

About us 

HAPPY SiNKS (hereinafter referred to as "we" or "the organizer") is a next-generation cleaning brand founded in 2020. Our head office is located at Lautatarhankatu 10, FI-00580, Helsinki, Finland. 

General terms 

We are offering free competitions with no purchase obligation on our Instagram and Facebook accounts. 

These terms and conditions of participation apply to all the competition. 

The Instagram account and Facebook account, and all associated rights are the exclusive property of the organizer. 

All brands, logos and other distinguishing materials produced on the Instagram account and the websites, and to which the accounts provide access via hyperlinks, are the exclusive property of the organizer and are therefore protected in accordance with the provisions of the law on intellectual property. 

All software used on the Instagram account and Facebook account and the software to which the account grants access, as well as the texts, comments, illustrations and images that are reproduced on the Instagram account and Facebook account and to which the accounts grant access, are protected by copyright and their unauthorized reproduction is prohibited. 

Conditions of Participation 

Participants must be of legal age who have internet access and an Instagram or Facebook account. Employees of the organizer and their family members, as well as persons who have contributed in any way to the organization of the competitions, are not entitled to participate. 

The competitions take place exclusively on our marketing channels, possible participation via our partner's communication channels is considered case by case. Instagram and Facebook accounts that are only set up for the competitions are excluded. 

Use of different Instagram accounts and Facebook accounts by the same participant is prohibited and leads to exclusion from the game. The same condition applies if an Instagram account is used by a third party. 

It is forbidden to manipulate the competition rules in any way or try to change them in order to change the results or an element for determining the competition result and the competition's winners. 

The organizer reserves the right to exclude anyone who does not comply with the conditions of participation. 

The following comments will not be considered: 

  • if they are discriminatory (i.e., on the differences in terms of origin, gender, marital status, appearance, name, state of health, disability, genetic characteristics, morality, sexual orientation, age, political views, trade union activities, membership or non-membership based on an ethnic group, nation, race or religion). Comments that the organizer considers vulgar, insulting, or that they serve political or pornographic purposes, defame a person, devalue products or companies will also be removed. 
  • if they violate the applicable laws and regulations. 
  • if they could infringe the rights of third parties (copyrights, trademarks, etc.). 

Specific Competition rules

Each competition has its own specific rules of participation. Description, duration, notifications and determination of the winner(s) during a competition is specified in our Facebook and/or Instagram account for each competition.  

Participation rewards 

Access to the competitions is completely free and voluntary. 

The reward is varied and depends on a specific competition. The reward value and/or content is always described in the competition rules.  

Unless otherwise stated, the products or services rewarded are without exchange options.  

The costs for the setup, commissioning, installation, use and administrative formalities of the products or services that the participant wins are to be borne exclusively by the participant. 

In exceptional cases, the organizer reserves the right to change part or all of the reward offered at any time and without prior notice. 

If it should be impossible for the organizer to deliver the prize won by the participant, in particular, due to stock shortages or bankruptcy and settlement proceedings by the organizer, we reserve the right to substitute another reward of the same or higher value. For this reason, the participant cannot claim any liability from the organizer. The organizer assumes no liability for any incident or accident that occurs while using and/or exploiting the reward. 

The reward won are not exchangeable for other rewards, nor for their purchase price or equivalent. They may also not be given to another person designated by the participant. 

Without prejudice to legal action and the right to cancel the registration of the participant, the organizer reserves the right not to deliver a reward to the winner: 

- if the participant has submitted incorrect contact data. 

- if the participant has in some way clearly succeeded in falsifying the result of the competition. 

Acceptance and compliance with the terms and conditions  

Participation in all competitions requires unconditional and complete acceptance of these terms and conditions of participation. 

Participation in the competitions requires a loyal attitude, which means full compliance with the rules and the rights of the other participants. 

The organizer reserves the right to reject, disqualify or declare their participation invalid who does not fully comply with the conditions of participation, and in particular if the information and details provided by the participant are invalid, or if the participant violates one of the principles set out in the Conditions of Participation. 

Law on data processing, files and freedoms 

According to the European Directive 95/46 of October 24, 1995, on the protection of individuals with regard to the processing of personal data and on the free movement of such data, the persons who have connected to the Instagram or Facebook accounts and have taken part in the competitions have the right to object, access and correction of the data concerning them. As a result, every participant in the competitions has the right to request that the data concerning him or her be corrected, supplemented, clarified, updated or deleted if it is inaccurate, incomplete, misleading or out of date. The request must be submitted with the applicant's contact details on our contact page.  

The personal data of the participants may not be used by the organizer for purposes other than the implementation of the competition. 

More details about our privacy policy can be found here

Liability 

Liability for the participant's Internet access:

The organizer cannot be held liable if the Internet is overloaded, if the participants cannot connect to the Internet, nor for the quality of the Internet users' equipment or for the peculiarities of the type of access that affect the transmission times responses, or the connection time required to participate. Nor can any claim if the videos, photos or other media are not fed in on time to cope with the challenge or are incomplete or illegible.

The organizer makes it clear that the participant can be led to other websites that are independent of the organizer by using hyperlinks.

Liability for competitions by the organizer:

The organizer reserves the right to shorten, extend or cancel any competitions if circumstances so require, whereby its liability cannot be established for this reason.

If a competition does not go as planned for any reason, for example, due to a computer virus, a bug, unauthorized interference or intrusion from outside the computer system, fraud or technical failure or for other reasons beyond the control of the promoter; the organizer reserves the right, at its discretion, to cancel, change, suspend or immediately terminate the competition.
The organizer cannot be held liable for any kind of damage caused by force majeure or any other external cause.