TSSA Giveaway //


Contest Terms&Conditions





The TSSA Giveaway is open to legal residents of the fifty(50) United States and the District of Columbia who are a Certified Surgical Assistant at least eighteen(18) years old at the time of entry. Employees of Tri-State Surgical Assistants and other companies associated with this promotion as well as immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. The Giveaway is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations.  



The Giveaway is sponsored by Tri-State Surgical Assistants


Agreement to Official Rules

Participation in the Giveaway constitutes entrants full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the [Sponsor], which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon being compliant with these Official Rules and fulfilling all other requirements set forth herein. 


Giveaway Period

The Giveaway begins on September 22, 2014 at 8:00amEST and ends on December 11, 2014 at 12midnight EST.. Entries that are submitted before or after the Giveaway period will be disqualified. Submission will be accepted for the duration of the Giveaway using any of the following methods:Giveaways. 


How to Enter

Limit one(1) entry per person, per email address and per household for the duration of the Giveaway period, regardless of the method of entry. Entries received from any person, e-mail address, or household in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All entries become the property of the sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. 


Prize Drawing

On or about December 15, 2014, the Sponsor will select potential winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The odds of being selected  depend on the number of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the potential winner via email on or about_. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five(5) days after the date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning,eligible entries. 


Winner Notification

The potential winners will be notified by email. Each potential Grand and First Prize winner will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a Declaration of Compliance within five(5) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contracted, or fails to submit the Declaration of Compliance within the required time period(if applicable), or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. If the potential winner is at least_ years of age but still considered ineligible, the Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize to another eligible Giveaway participant, who will be required to sign the Declaration of Compliance and fulfill any other requirements imposed on them as a winner. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of the these Official Rules, and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries. Only three(3) alternate drawings will be held, after which the prize will remain un-awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 8-10 weeks after the conclusion of the Giveaway. 



Grand Prize-A Year Membership to National Surgical Assistant Association(NSAA)

First Place-Tri-State Surgical Assistants swag bag


General Conditions

In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Giveaway is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, bug, worm, unauthorized human intervention or other technical problem, or in the event the Giveaway is unable to run as planned for any other reason as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the Giveaway to address the impairment and then resume the Giveaway in a manner that best conforms to the spirt of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Giveaway and, in the event of the termination, award the prize at random from among the eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the time of the impairment. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to damage the website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes my be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages(including attorneys fees) and any other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Failure by the Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. 


Release and Limitations of Liability

By participating in the Giveaway, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Sponsor, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, other companies associated with the Giveaway, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Giveaway or receipt or use of  the prize, including, but not limited to technical errors, unauthorized human intervention in the Giveaway, mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors. Any other errors or problems in connection with the Giveaway including but not limited to errors with administration of the Giveaway, the announcement of the winner, the cancellation or postponement of the even and/or the flyover, if applicable, or in any Giveaway related materials; or injury, death, losses or damages of any kind, to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrants participation in the Giveaway or acceptance receipt or misuse of the prize. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Released Parties liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Giveaway, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorneys fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether cause by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Giveaway. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.



Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and cause of actions arising out of, or connected with, the Giveaway or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability or these Official Rules, entrants rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Giveaway, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Maryland.



Information collected from entrants is considered confidential and is not shared with unauthorized personal. 

The winner was notified on

December 15, 2014