Official Rules of the 2013 FRAM / Advance / Brian Deegan Race Weekend Sweepstakes
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. Making a purchase will not improve your chance of winning. The 2013 FRAM / Advance / Brian Deegan Race Weekend Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least 18 years of age or older and the age of majority in their state/province at the time of entry. By entering this Sweepstakes, you are accepting the terms and conditions as stated in these Official Rules. The Sweepstakes is void in Quebec and where prohibited or restricted by law.
ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins at 2:01 p.m. PT on August 1, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PT on August 28, 2013 (“Promotion Period”).
Limit of one entry per person/email address, regardless of method of entry. Although subsequent attempts to enter may be received, only entrant’s first entry will count. No third party entry or entry through sweepstakes service permitted. Entries may only be made according to the methods described above. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and none will be acknowledged or returned. Any individual who attempts or otherwise encourages, directly or indirectly, the entry of multiple or false contact information under multiple identities, or uses any device or artifice to enter or encourage, directly or indirectly, multiple or false entries, as determined by Promotion Fulfillment Center (the “Administrator”), will be disqualified.
If, in the Administrator’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if a computer virus, bug, unauthorized intervention, fraud, bot technical difficulties, or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, and/or the Sweepstakes is not capable of being conducted as described in these Official Rules, Administrator shall have the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and to void any entries submitted fraudulently, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes, and conduct a random drawing to select the prize winner from all non-suspect entries received prior to action taken, or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sweepstakes Entities. If the Sweepstakes is cancelled, modified, suspended or terminated, notice will be posted on the Website. Sweepstakes Entities reserve the right to prosecute any fraudulent entries to the fullest extent of the law. At the Sweepstakes Entities’ sole discretion, Sweepstakes winner may be disqualified at any time.
By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges, which are final and binding in all respects. Failure to comply with these Official Rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 50 United States or Canada (excluding Quebec) who are at least 18 years of age or older and the age of majority in their state/providence at the time of entry. Sweepstakes may only be entered from and in eligible jurisdictions. Employees of Sponsor, Administrator and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, and any entity involved in the development, production, implementation, administration, judging or fulfillment of the Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes Entities”) and the immediate family members and/or those persons living in the same household of such individuals, are not eligible to participate. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, entry will be declared made by the registered account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. With respect to any winning entry, the winner may be required to provide Administrator with proof that the person is the registered account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.
PRIZE: There is one prize available to be won. The prize is a trip for winner and one (1) guest to attend SEMA and the Global Rally Cross Race in Las Vegas NV. Winner and guest to travel so as to attend SEMA November 5th – 7th and the Global Rally Cross Race November 7, 2013. Trip includes round trip coach air transportation from a major airport near the winner’s home residence to Las Vegas, NV, standard double occupancy hotel room for three nights, and ground transportation to and from hotel and airport. Prize includes tour of Deegan team race facilities, and a complimentary Metal Mulisha clothing package, VIP tickets to the Race, VIP tickets to SEMA, a ride with Brian Deegan and a travel stipend of $450, awarded in the form of a general use gift card to the winner. Approximate Retail Value of prize: $4,000.
WINNER IS SOLELY RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY AND ALL OTHER COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH TRAVEL OTHER THAN WHAT IS LISTED ABOVE. Winner and guest, who must also be 18 years of age or older or the age of majority in their state/province must travel on the same itinerary. Winner and guest are also responsible for proper attire required to attend Race. Prize is non-transferable or redeemable for cash and no substitution will be made unless Sponsor, in its sole discretion, determines otherwise. Winner is responsible for all federal, state and local taxes and any costs and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use not specified herein as being provided. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
Only listed prize will be awarded and no substitutions or cash equivalents or redemption will be made, except that Administrator reserves the right to award a prize of equal or greater value if any advertised prize (or any component thereof) becomes unavailable. Prize cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotion or offer.
Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information provided to Administrator and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Winner is solely responsible for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes. Winner must provide Administrator with a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before any prize will be awarded. Prize is not transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable for any other prize.
SELECTION OF WINNER: Winner will be selected on or about September 9, 2013 in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received. The drawing will be conducted by Administrator, whose decisions and interpretations on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are final and binding in all respects. Administrator reserves the right to disqualify any participant or winner and may refuse to award any prize to a person who is ineligible or has violated any rule, gained unfair advantage in participating in the Sweepstakes, or obtained winner status using fraudulent means. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
NOTIFICATION AND VERIFICATION OF POTENTIAL WINNER: Potential winner will be notified by telephone and/or e-mail and must meet all eligibility requirements. Return of a prize or prize notification as undeliverable, or inability of Administrator to contact a potential winner by telephone or e-mail within forty-eight (48) hours of selection, may result in disqualification of such potential winner, and an alternate winner may be selected by random drawing at Administrator’s discretion. In the event a winner declines a prize, Administrator may, at its discretion, select an alternate winner by random drawing.
If a potential winner is a Canadian resident, upon notification, the selected entrant, must, unaided, correctly answer a time-limited mathematical skill-testing question. In the event that a selected entrant is unable to answer the skill-testing question correctly, the Administrator shall have the right to disqualify said entrant and to randomly draw another eligible entry, and the Administrator shall be fully and completely released and discharged from any liability or responsibility in this regard.
Potential winner will be required to complete, sign, notarize and return an affidavit of eligibility/liability release/publicity release, which must be returned, properly executed, within seven (7) days of issuance of prize notification. If these documents are not returned properly executed, or are returned to Administrator as undeliverable, or if potential winner does not otherwise comply with the Officials Rules, the prize will be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner. Guest of winner must complete a travel companion release, and return to sponsor within seven (7) days of issuance of prize notification.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: The submission of an entry is solely the responsibility of the entrant. Only eligible online entries actually received by 11:59 p.m. PT on August 28, 2013 will be included in the prize drawing. For purposes of these Official Rules, “receipt” of an online entry occurs when Administrator’s servers record the entry information upon entrant’s clicking on the “Enter” button. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of actual receipt by Administrator of an entry. Sweepstakes Entities and their respective parents, subsidiaries and affiliates are not responsible for late, lost, delayed, unclear, unintelligible, incomplete, misdirected or ineligible entries, which will be disqualified, or for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the sender, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes which may limit the ability to play or participate, or by any human error that may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes. ANY PERSON ATTEMPTING TO DEFRAUD SPONSOR OR IN ANY WAY TAMPER WITH, DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE DISQUALIFIED AND MAY BE SUBJECT TO CIVIL AND/OR CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & RELEASE: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities, and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, successors, assigns, agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees (collectively, “Releasees”) from and against any and all injuries, losses, damages, claims, and actions of any kind arising from or relating to participation in the Sweepstakes, or acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or nonuse of the prize that may be awarded, including, without limitation, actual, direct, indirect, consequential, punitive, special, or other damages. IN NO EVENT WILL THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF ANY ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, OR MISUSE OF, OR PARTICIPATION IN, ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES . WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE SITES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
Except where prohibited, acceptance of a prize constitutes winner's consent to Sponsor's and its agents' or other designee's use of winner's name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for advertising and promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
OFFICIAL RULES: For a copy of the Official Rules, mail a self-addressed stamped envelope by first class mail to FRAM/Advance Sweepstakes Rules, Dept. 35946-R, P.O. Box 5007, Clinton, IA 52736-5007, requests must be received by 8/28/13. Canadian residents may omit return postage. Sweepstakes entrants are hereby authorized to copy these official rules on the condition that it will be for their personal use and not for any commercial purpose whatsoever.
WINNERS LIST: A winners list is available by mailing a self-addressed stamped envelope by first class mail to: FRAM/Advance Sweepstakes Winners List, Dept. 35946 - WL, P.O. Box 5007, Clinton, IA 52736-5007. Requests must be received by 9/30/13. Canadian residents may omit return postage.
MISCELLANEOUS: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Sweepstakes Entities in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of Illinois without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions (whether of the State of Illinois, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois. Venue for the disposition of any legal action that may arise out of a claim relating to the Sweepstakes shall be exclusively in the federal and state courts located in Cook County, Illinois. Entrant’s hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages and agree that all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The names of individuals, groups, companies, products and services mentioned herein, and any corresponding likenesses, logos and images thereof reproduced herein, have been used for identification purposes only and may be the copyrighted properties and trademarks of their respective owners. The mention of any individual, group or Sweepstakes Entity, or the inclusion of a product or service as a prize, does not imply any association with or endorsement by such individual, group or Sweepstakes Entity or the manufacturer or distributor of such product or service and, except as otherwise indicated no association or endorsement is intended or should be inferred.
SPONSORED BY: FRAM Group Operations LLC, 1900 West Field Court, Lake Forest, IL 60045.
ADMINISTRATOR: Promotion Fulfillment Center, 311-21st Street, Camanche, IA 52730.