The Hunger Games Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Promotion Description: The Hunger Games Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins on February 2, 2012 at noon Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on February 22, 2012 at noon ET (the “Promotion Period”). By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant (or his or her parent or legal guardian if the entrant is under the age of majority in his or her home state) unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Alloy Digital, LLC (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor is responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries and the overall administration of the Sweepstakes. Entrants should look solely to Sponsor with any questions, comments or problems related to the Sweepstakes.
Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the fifty (50) contiguous states who are 13 to 29 years of age at the time of entry. Entrants under the age of the majority in their state of residence should get permission from parents or guardians to enter the Sweepstakes. Void in Puerto Rico, Guam, the U.S. Virgin Islands, all other U.S. territories and possessions and wherever prohibited by law. Officers, directors and employees of Sponsor, Lionsgate Entertainment Inc. (“Lionsgate”), and their respective affiliates and prize suppliers (all such individuals and entities collectively referred to herein as the “Promotion Entities”), and members of such employees’ immediate families and/or persons living in the same household as such persons, are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize. Lionsgate is not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the administration of the Sweepstakes or the selection of winners.
Online Entry: Enter the Sweepstakes during the Promotion Period online at www.Teen.com/hungergamessweeps (the “Sweepstakes Site”). Through on-screen instructions you will be asked to provide information including your first and last name, email address, date of birth and complete mailing address. Limit one (1) entry per person and/or per email address per day. Additional entries will be disregarded. All entries must be posted by the end of the Promotion Period in order to participate. Sponsor’s database clock will be the official time keeper for this Sweepstakes. Automated or robotic entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified.
Winner Selection: The potential winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The random drawing will be conducted on or about February 23, 2012 by Sponsor or its designated representatives, whose decisions are final. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. Winners will be notified by email approximately five (5) days after the random drawing. Each potential winner must accept a prize by either email or telephone as directed by Sponsor within three (3) business days of notification. Any winner notification not responded to or returned as undeliverable may result in prize forfeiture and an alternate winner shall be selected from among the remaining eligible entries. Each potential prize winner may be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and release of liability, and, where imposing such condition is legal, a Publicity Release (collectively “the Prize Claim Documents”). If a winner is not of legal age of majority in his or her state of residence, at Sponsor’s option, the applicable prize either will be awarded to the minor or the minor’s parent or legal guardian. Such parent or legal guardian will be required to ratify and sign the Prize Claim Documents. If a winner (or such winner’s parent or legal guardian) does not return completed Prize Claim Documents within five (5) days of receipt (or a shorter time if required by exigencies), the winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected from the remaining eligible entrants. No substitution or transfer of a prize is permitted except by Sponsor.
One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive two (2) tickets to attend the premiere of the film, The Hunger Games (the “Premiere”) in Los Angeles, CA.
“The Hunger Games” is scheduled for theatrical release on March 23, 2012 “The Hunger Games” Premiere is scheduled for March 12, 2012. If the Grand Prize winner is unable to participate in the Grand Prize on the date set forth by Lionsgate and/or Sponsor, the Grand Prize will be forfeited in its entirety. Nothing set forth herein shall be construed to require Lionsgate to hold a premiere of “The Hunger Games” at any particular time, or at all. The winner and guest will be solely responsible for traveling to Los Angeles, CA and for any incidentals. There is no additional compensation associated with the prize and all expenses associated with the prize including, but not limited to, transportation, meals, accommodations, federal, state and local sales or any other taxes and surcharges are the responsibility of the prize winner. Both winner and winner’s guest must have government-issued photographic identification in order to gain entry to the Premier. In the event that the Premiere listed in the Grand Prize description does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons included but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponement, an event of force majeure, or for any other reason, shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s prize obligation to the Grand Prize winner, and no other or additional compensation will be awarded
TOTAL ARV OF PRIZE: $0
Only one prize per person and per household will be awarded. Prizes cannot be transferred, redeemed for cash or substituted by winner. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole and absolute discretion to award a substitute prize of equal or greater value if any prize described in these Official Rules is unavailable or cannot be awarded, in whole or in part, for any reason. The ARV of the prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Sponsor makes no representation or warranty concerning the appearance, safety or performance of any prize awarded. Restrictions, conditions, and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize items.
General Conditions: Entrant agrees that: a) any and all disputes, claims, and 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, and solely and exclusively in a federal or state court located in the State of New York; entrant submits to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts in the State of New York, for any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys’ fees; and c) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Prizes will only be awarded and/or delivered to addresses within the United States. All federal, state and/or local taxes, fees, and surcharges are the sole responsibility of the prize winner. Failure to comply with the Official Rules will result in forfeiture of the applicable prize. If a prize is forfeited, an additional drawing at random from eligible entries may be made to determine a winner.
Except where prohibited by law, each winner (and parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in the jurisdiction in which he or she lives) grants (and agrees to confirm that grant in writing) permission for Sponsor and Lionsgate to use such winner’s name and town for advertising and/or publicity purposes related to the Sweepstakes in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the world wide web, without notice, review, approval, or additional compensation.
Release of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes or accepting a prize, each entrant (and if the entrant is a minor in the jurisdiction in which he/she resides, his/her parent or legal guardian) agrees that the Promotion Entities and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Released Parties”) (A) shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all losses, damages, costs (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorney’s fees) or injuries of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (B) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize’s quality or fitness for a particular purpose.
Conduct: Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry processor the operations to any of the Sweepstakes or the Sweepstakes Site; to be acting in violation of the Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY DELIBERATE ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Limitation of Liability: The Promotion Entities are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error, which may occur in the processing of submissions in the Sweepstakes. The Promotion Entities assume no responsibility for any misdirected or lost mail, or any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay of operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of email or players on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or combination thereof, including injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating downloading materials in the Sweepstakes. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. In such event, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, perform the random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to or after such cancellation, suspension, or modification. In the event of a dispute concerning who registered online to participate in the Sweepstakes, the registration will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an internet provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address. If a dispute cannot be resolved to Sponsor’s satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.
Winners’ List: To obtain a copy of any legally required winners list or a copy of the Official Rules, send the applicable request and a self-addresses, stamped, #10 envelope to The Hunger Games Sweepstakes c/o Alloy Digital, LLC at 151 W. 26th Street, New York, NY, 10001. Request must be received no later than June 1, 2012 for the names of the winner and by March 1, 2012 for a copy of the Official Rules. Vermont residents may omit return postage for Official Rules requests.
Sponsor: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Alloy Digital, LLC, 151 W. 26th Street, New York, NY 10001.
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