Official Sweepstakes Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE ONE’S CHANCES OF WINNING.
2. How to Enter. To enter, either access a link at www.worldrugbyshop.com/signed-usa-rugby-ball-sweepstakes or mail an envelope including entrant’s name, contest name, telephone number, and email address to: 365 Inc./Contests, 3027 6th Avenue, South Birmingham, AL 35233. All entries must be received by 12:00 a.m. Central Standard Time on October 31, 2011. All entries, once submitted, become the property of the Sponsor(s) and shall not be returned. Any illegible or incomplete entries will not be eligible for the drawing. Entering more than once will not increase chances of winning.
3. Winning. On or about October 31, 2011 Sponsor(s) shall select at random one Grand prize winner from all eligible entries received. The selected winner will receive a Grand Prize which will consist of one (1) team signed USA Rugby ball from the 2011 Churchill Cup. Total Approximate Retail Value of Grand Prize = $300.00
Winner will be notified via email within two (2) days of the contest’s closing date. If the winner cannot be contacted within seven (7) days, the winner forfeits the prize and another winner will be chosen at random from all other eligible entries received. The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. A purchase will not improve your chances of winning. If these rules differ from any promotional or other materials published in connection with the Sweepstakes, these rules shall control.
4. Conditions. Prizes are non-transferable. No cash redemption or substitution will be allowed, except at Sponsor(s)’ sole discretion. If the prize is unavailable, Sponsor(s) reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value. Sponsor(s) also reserve the right to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes or these Official Sweepstakes Rules if fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor(s)’ reasonable control impairs the integrity of this Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor(s), in their sole discretion. By participating, where allowable by law, entrant grants to Sponsor(s) the worldwide right to publish, broadcast and use in any media, including the World Wide Web, participant’s entry, name, city of residence, and state of residence, without limitation, for promotional and advertising purposes without additional compensation. By participating, where allowable by law, entrant agrees to receive promotional emails from www.worldrugbyshop.com. Entrants will have the option to unsubscribe from such emails at any time. Winner may be required, in the sole discretion of Sponsor(s), to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability release within ten (10) days of the issuance of such documents or the prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner.
5. Liability. By participating in this Sweepstakes, you (and if you are a minor, your parents or legal guardians) accept all risk and consequences of entry and participation in this Sweepstakes, and agree to release and hold Sponsor(s), its/ their officers, directors, affiliates, employees, contractors, subsidiaries, agents and partners harmless from any and all consequences, liability, losses, damages (including without limitation, consequential, punitive, incidental, special or increased damages and those related to personal injury, death or damage to property) and costs and expenses, of any kind, under any legal theory, arising from or related to this Sweepstakes, including but limited to your entry and participation in this Sweepstakes, the acceptance and/or use (or misuse) of any prize, printing errors, any claims based upon rights of publicity and invasion of privacy. Entrant shall indemnify Sponsor(s), its/ their officers, directors, affiliates, contractors, subsidiaries, agents, employees and partners from and against all claims or suits and any damages or costs (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising from or relating to entrant’s violation or inaccuracy of any warrantees or representations made relating to this Sweepstakes. Sponsor(s) assumes no responsibility for errors which may occur in the transmission of entrant’s entry. Sponsor(s) is/are not responsible for any fraud or misconduct on the part of the entrants. Should an entrant engage in fraud or misconduct of any nature, including but not limited to a violation of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, such entrant shall be subject to immediate disqualification. Sponsor(s) reserves the right to terminate, modify or amend the Sweepstakes at any time if the fairness, integrity, and or proper administration of the Sweepstakes is jeopardized. IN NO EVENT SHALL SPONSOR(S) BE LIABLE TO ENTRANT FOR ANY LOST PROFITS, OR FOR ANY SPECIAL, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR OTHER INDIRECT DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES. Entrant’s sole damages shall be limited to entrant’s actual out of pocket expenses, excluding attorneys’ fees. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSES AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
6. Law. These terms and conditions shall be governed by, construed, and enforced in accordance with the laws of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, United States of America, without regard to any choice of law principles. Entrant hereby agrees and irrevocably consents to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the courts of the State of Alabama and of the United States of America located in the State of Massachusetts, USA, for any and all claims arising from or related to this Agreement. Entrant agrees that all claims relating to this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action.
7. Entire Agreement. These terms set forth the entire agreement between the parties relating to the subject matter hereof, and supersede all prior agreements and understandings relating thereto, whether oral or written.
8. Sweepstakes Sponsor(s). 365 Inc. (worldrugbyshop.com), 3027 6th Avenue, South Birmingham, AL 35233.