Mark Sanchez Autographed Jersey Giveaway Official Rules
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
The Mark Sanchez Autographed Jersey Giveaway Official Rules (“Promotion”) starts on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 12:00 AM Eastern Standard Time (“ET”) and ends on Thursday, September 13, 2012 at 11:59 PM Eastern Standard Time (“Promotion Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: PROMOTION IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, WHO ARE AT LEAST 18 YEARS OF AGE. Employees of Conopco, Inc. d/b/a Unilever (“Sponsor”), Weber Shandwick, Twitter, and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, promotion and advertising agencies and members of their immediate family (spouse, mother, father, sister, brother, ward, daughter or son and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of such employees, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited. Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Twitter. By entering this Promotion, you understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor and not to Twitter.
HOW TO ENTER: To participate, during the Promotion Period, become a follower of @DegreeMen at http://twitter.com/DegreeMen, where Sponsor will ask the community to “retweet” (RT) a designated tweet with the hashtag #ColorMeGreen via Twitter to receive an entry for the opportunity to win. Limit one (1) entry per person throughout the Promotion Period. Multiple entries received from any person will be void. All entries must be received by the 11:59PM on September 13, 2012 to be considered. If you choose to tweet using your mobile phone, standard text messaging fees for text messages sent and received may apply. See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. May not be available on all carriers. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means or practices and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. A Twitter account is required to enter and can be opened for free at http://twitter.com. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
DRAWING: Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received throughout the Promotion Period. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Prize award is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified via direct message or @ reply to @DegreeMen. The potential winner then must direct message @DegreeMen his/her full name, date of birth, complete mailing address and email address within 24 hours or prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation to such winner. For purposes of these Official Rules, “receipt” of an Entry occurs when the @DegreeMen timeline displays the Entry information resulting from entrant posting Twitter update. Potential winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within five (5) days of date of issuance. If Sponsor is unable to contact the potential winner within a reasonable time period, if such documents are not returned within the specified time period, if prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner will be selected.
PRIZES (1): One winner will receive one (1) Men’s Mark Sanchez Autographed Jersey. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) is $250.00.
Size, color and style of the Men’s Autographed Jersey shall be determined and awarded in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Winner is not able to choose their respective size or color preference or any other prize details. All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No substitution, transfer, or cash equivalent of prize is permitted, except by Sponsor, which reserves the right to substitute the prize with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Any and all federal, state and local taxes on the prize, and any other costs, fees, and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not explicitly stated herein as being awarded, are the sole responsibility of the winner. Total ARV for all prizes is $250.00.
GENERAL: By participating, each entrant agrees: (a) to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor and judges, which shall be final in all respects relating to this Promotion; (b) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Weber Shandwick, and Twitter and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Promotion or the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any awarded prize; and (c) to the use of his/her name, voice, photograph, image and/or likeness for programming, advertising, publicity and promotional purposes in any and all media, now or hereafter known, worldwide and on
the Internet, and in perpetuity by Sponsor and its designees, without compensation (unless prohibited by law) or additional consents from entrant or any third party and without prior notice, approval or inspection, and to execute specific consent to such use if asked to do so.
In the event of a dispute regarding entries and/or tweets received from multiple users having the same Twitter account, the authorized subscriber of the Twitter account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Twitter account by Twitter. Released Parties not responsible for misdirected or undeliverable Twitter updates (“tweets”) or for any technical problems, malfunctions of any telephone lines, computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network
connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof.
Released Parties are not responsible for late, lost, damaged, misdirected, incomplete, undeliverable, destroyed, garbled or stolen entries or tweets; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether
typographical, human mechanical, electronic, computer, network, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the posting of questions, the processing of answers, entries and/or tweets, the announcement of the prize or in any Promotion-related materials. 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 Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website. Sponsor may disqualify anyone from participating in the Promotion or winning a prize (and void all associated entries/tweets) if, in its sole discretion, it determines that such person is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating,
deception or other unfair playing practices, or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives. ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or suspend any portion of the Promotion for any reason, including should any cause corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Promotion and, in the event of termination, to determine the winner in a random drawing from among all eligible tweets and/or entries received up to such time of such action.
REQUEST FOR WINNERS’ NAMES: For the names of the winners (available after 09/17/12), send a self-addressed stamped envelope by 10/17/12 to: Mark Sanchez Autographed Jersey Giveaway, c/o Weber Shandwick, 919 Third Avenue, New York, NY 10022.
SPONSOR: Conopco, Inc. d/b/a Unilever 700 Sylvan Ave, Englewood Cliffs, NY 07632.