NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING, ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
_________________(the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old at the time of entry. Employee of ________________ and other companies associated with the promotion of the Contest , and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies as well as the immediate family (Spouse, parents, siblings, and children) and household member of each such employee are not eligible. The Contest is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations.
The Contest is sponsored by __________________, located at ________________, ________________, __________________, ___________________ __________________.
3. Agreement to official Rules
Participation in the Contest constitutes entrant’s 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.
4. Contest Period
The Contest begins on _________________ at _________________ ___________________ and ends on ___________________ at _____________________ ___________________ (the “Contest Period”). Entries that are submitted before or after teh Contest Period will be disqualified. Submissions will be accepted for the duration of the Contest using any of the following methods.
5. How to Enter
Limits one (1) entry per person, per email address, and per household for the duration of the Contest Period, regardless of 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 Sponsor and will not be acknowledges or returned.
6. Prize Drawing
On or about ______________, the Sponsor will select potential winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. Teh odds of being selected depend on the amount of entries received. The Sponsor will attempt to notify the [potential winner via telephone or email on or about __________________. If the potential winner cannot be contacted within five (5) days after teh date of the first attempt to contact him/her, the Sponsor may select an alternative potential winner in his/her place at random from the remaining non-winning, eligible entries.
7. Winner Notification
The potential winners will be notified by email, mail or phone. Each potential Grand and First Prize winner (parent/legal guardian if a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to complete, electronically sign and submit a declaration of Compliance within five (5) days of the date notice or attempt notice is sent, in order to claim his/her prize. If a potential winner cannot be contacted, 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 18 but still considered a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor reserves the right to award the prize in the name of his/her parent or legal guardian, who will be required to sign the declaration of Compliance on the potential winner behalf and fulfill any offer requirements imposed on winner set forth herein. Potential winners must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of 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 alternative 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 Contest.
9. General Conditions
In the event that the operation, security, or administration of the Contest 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 Contest is unable to run as planned for any other person,a s determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either (a) suspend the COntest to Address the impairment and then resume the Contest in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these Official Rules or (b) terminate the Contest and, in the event of termination, award the prize at random from among teh 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 Contest 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 Contest may be violation of criminal and civil law, and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorney’s fees) and any other remedies from any such person to teh fullest extent permitted by law,. Failure by teh Sponsor to enforce any provision of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. Release and Limitations of Liability
By participating in the Contest, 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 teh Contest, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, shareholders, representatives, and agents (the Released parties) form and against any claims or cause of action arising out of participation in the Contest or receipt or use of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), including, but not limited to: (a) any technical errors associated with the Contest. Including lost, interrupted or unavailable Internet Service Provider (ISP) , network, server, wireless services provider, or other satellite, telephone, cellular tower or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunction, failures or difficulties; (b) unauthorized human intervention in the Contest ; © mechanical, network, electronic, computer, human, printing or typographical errors ; (d0 any other errors or problems in connection with the Contest, including without limitation, errors that maya occur in the administration of the Contest, the announcement of teh winner, teh cancellation or peostpotnenement of teh event and/or the flyover, if applicable, or in part, from entrant's participation in the Contest or acceptance, receipts or misuses of the prize (including any travel or activity related tehreto). Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, teh Released parties liability will be limited to teh cost or entering and participating in the Contest, and in no event shall the entrant be entitled to receive attorney’s fees. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Entrant waives the rights to claims 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 causes of action arising out of, or connected with teh Contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in _________________. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of ________________, without giving effect to any choice of law por conflict of law rules, which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than ___________________.