AMC Network Entertainment LLC
“TALKING DEAD AT HOLLYWOOD FOREVER” SWEEPSTAKES
Official Sweepstakes Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1.Eligibility: The Sweepstakes is only open to entrants who, at the time of entry, are: (a) natural persons who are legal residents of one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia, and (b) 18 years of age or older.
Entrants must not be an employee or director, or IRS dependent, immediate family member or individual residing in the same household of, an employee or director, of AMC Network Entertainment LLC; Party of 2, LLC; or any of their respective parents, subsidiaries or affiliated companies, advertising, promotion, or production agencies, web masters, web suppliers and any prize provider.
Void where prohibited by law and subject to all applicable federal, state, provincial, municipal, territorial, and local laws and regulations. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these official rules (“Official Rules”) and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
All inquiries, questions, comments, or complaints should be directed to Sponsor.
2.How to Enter: The Sweepstakes begins at 7:00 AM New York City, New York, USA local time (EST Time) on October 4, 2016, and ends at 6:59 AM EST Time on October 15, 2016 (the “Entry Period”).
To enter, during the Entry Period, visit www.talkingdeadsweeps.com and submit a completed Talking Dead at Hollywood Forever Sweepstakes entry form with your identifying information and your email address. Entrants agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including eligibility requirements.
During the Entry Period, the Sweepstakes will be conducted as 11 separate daily sweepstakes (individually, “Daily Sweepstakes”), one (1) each calendar day (each referred to as “Day” or “Daily Entry Period”). Each Daily Entry Period starts at 7:00 AM EST Time and ends at 6:59 AM EST Time the following Day. The first Daily Entry Period starts at 7:00 AM EST Time on October 4, 2016 and the last Daily Entry Period ends at 6:59 AM EST Time on October 15, 2016.
Any non-complying entry will subject the entrant to disqualification in Sponsor’s sole discretion.
Limit one entry per person, regardless of email accounts. Any person found to be using multiple email accounts to enter the Sweepstakes will be declared ineligible to win. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the e-mail account will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is the natural person in whose name the e-mail address has been issued. A selected winner may be asked to provide Sponsor with proof that the selected winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. If a dispute cannot be resolved, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Use of automated devices not valid for entry. Entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
3.Prizes: For each Daily Sweepstakes, there will be (a) 1 grand prize winner (each a “Grand Prize Winner”) for a total of 11 Grand Prize Winners; and (b) 50 alternate prize winners (each an “Alternate Prize Winner”). Each Grand Prize Winner and Alternate Prize Winner is defined as a “Winner” and collectively as, the “Winners”. In addition, for the last Daily Sweepstakes only, there will be an additional 200 Alternate Prize Winners, thereby resulting in a total of 250 Alternate Prize Winners for the last Daily Sweepstakes only and a total of 750 Alternate Prize Winners over the entirety of the Sweepstakes.
Each Grand Prize Winner will receive one grand prize (each a “Grand Prize”) consisting of the following: two tickets to the “Talking Dead at Hollywood Forever” (each a “Ticket”) to be held at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery in Los Angeles, California on October 23, 2016 (the “Event”); two round-trip coach airline tickets to the Event from any commercial airport in the continental United States; one hotel room (double occupancy) for two nights in Los Angeles, California for the Event; and ground transportation to and from the Event and the Winner’s Los Angeles, California hotel on the night of the Event.
Each Alternate Prize Winner will receive one alternate prize (each an “Alternate Prize”) consisting of two Tickets to the Event. Tickets are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Tickets are by invitation only and have no retail value. Sponsor is only responsible for delivering the Tickets to each winner. Alternate Prize winners and their Guests must arrange for their own travel and lodging for the Event.
Each Grand Prize and each Alternate Prize is referred to as a “Prize” and collectively as the “Prizes.”
The approximate retail value (the “ARV”) of (a) each Grand Prize is U.S. $2,500, (b) each Alternate Prize has no retail value. All federal, state and local taxes and all other costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and use of a Prize is the responsibility of the Winner. Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value, if any, will not be awarded.
CONTENT WARNING: AN EPISODE FROM AMC’S “THE WALKING DEAD” TV SHOW WILL BE BROADCAST AT THE EVENT. THIS SHOW IS RATED TV-MA. THE SHOW PORTRAYS ZOMBIES AND WILL CONTAIN VIOLENT AND BLOODY SCENES. VIEWER DISCRETION IS ADVISED.
No part of any Prize is transferable or redeemable for cash. EACH PRIZE IS AWARDED “AS IS” WITH NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. SPONSOR DISCLAIMS ALL AND ANY LIABILITY FOR THE ACTUAL PROVISION, QUALITY OR NATURE OF ANY THIRD PARTY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ACCEPTED BY THE WINNER.
The awarding of any Prize is contingent upon full compliance with and all entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this Sweepstakes and acceptance, possession and use of the Prize.
4.DRAWING: The Administrator of the Sweepstakes is Party of 2, LLC d/b/a Pop2Life, 7 West 18th Street, Sixth Floor, New York, New York 10011. Administrator will conduct 51 random drawings from all eligible entries for each Daily Sweepstakes within 48 hours after the close of that day’s Daily Entry Period in order to select the 1 Grand Prize Winner and 50 Alternate Prize Winners for that days’ Daily Sweepstakes. In addition, within 48 hours after the close of the last Daily Entry Period of the Sweepstakes, the Adminstrator will conduct an additional 200 random drawings from all eligible entries from the last Daily Sweepstakes in order to select the additional 200 Alternate Prize Winners for the last Daily Sweepstakes for an aggregate of 250 total Alternate Prize Winners for the last Daily Sweepstakes.
Entries are limited to one Entry per person per Day for each Daily Sweepstakes, regardless of whether a person has more than one email address. Entries will only be eligible for that Day’s Daily Sweepstakes and will not be carried over to the next Day’s Daily Sweepstakes. Entrants can only win one Daily Sweepstakes (for a total of one Grand Prize or one Alternate Prize) and Winners will be ineligible for all future Daily Sweepstakes.
The drawing will be conducted by the Administrator whose decision is final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Within seven days after the close of each Daily Sweepstakes, the Winners for that Daily Sweepstakes will be notified by email.
Each Winner and their guest (the “Guest”) will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/ Liability, Non-Disclosure Agreement and Publicity Release (the “Required Forms”).
Each Winner and their Guest must deliver the properly signed Required Forms to the Sponsor by the “Form Submittal Deadline.” The “Form Submittal Deadline” means the third day after the date printed on notification to the Winner (or the date printed on the notification to select an alternate Guest).
If a Winner fails to return the properly executed Required Forms to the Sponsor by the Form Submittal Deadline, that Winner will forfeit the Prize and an alternate Winner will be selected in a random drawing, time permitting.
Each Winner and his or her Guest that timely submit the Required Forms on or before the applicable Form Submittal Deadline, will receive their Tickets via email between October 19, 2016 and October 21, 2016.
If any Guest fails to return the properly executed Required Forms to the Sponsor by the applicable Form Submittal Deadline, that Winner will have an additional opportunityto invite another Guest. The alternate invited Guest will have one dayafter the Winner is notified (to invite an alternate Guest) and have that alternate Guest return the properly executed Required Forms to the Sponsor. If, after the second invited Guest fails to timely return the property executed Required Forms to Sponsor, that Winner’s Guest Ticket will be forfeited.
All Guests must be at least 18 years old at the start of the Entry Period.
If any Prize notification letter or any Prize is returned as undeliverable, the Prize will be awarded to an alternate Winner selected in a random drawing, time permitting.
5.ODDS: Odds of winning the Sweepstakes depend upon the number of eligible entries received for the Sweepstakes. Other than the Prizes described above, there will be no other prizes awarded.
6.PRIZE CONDITIONS: No transfers of prizes, in whole or in part, will be permitted, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Sponsor has the right, at any time and at its sole discretion, to refuse to award any Prize to any Winner for any good cause as determined solely by the Sponsor. The Sponsor shall have the right, but not the obligation, to conduct a publicity and background check of any and all records (including, without limitation, civil and criminal court records and police reports) of each Winner, and, based on such results, may disqualify the Winner, at its sole discretion. Each Winner, agrees to authorize and cooperate with such publicity and background check.
7.GENERAL:: This Sweepstakes offer is void where prohibited or restricted by law and is subject to applicable federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations. The Released Parties (as defined below) and judges are not responsible for any termination, cancelation or postponement of the Event for any reason or for any late, lost, stolen, damaged, incorrect, incomplete, illegible, garbled, misaddressed, or misdirected entries, misrouted or scrambled transmissions or communications, for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, or delays in operations or transmission of information, in each case whether arising by way of technical or other failures or malfunctions of telephone, Internet, computer hardware, software, communications devices, or transmission lines or data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry materials, loss or otherwise. The Released Parties disclaim any liability for damage to any telephone or computer system resulting from participation in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with, this Sweepstakes. The Sponsor and reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel, terminate or suspend this Sweepstakes should any virus, bug, technical failures, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In the event of any cancellation, termination or suspension, a notice will be posted and a random drawing will be held from among all eligible entries received prior to such time. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant if his or her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of the Sweepstakes.
Except where prohibited by law, by submitting an entry in the Sweepstakes, each entrant acknowledges and agrees that (i) Sponsor shall be permitted to use the entries for marketing purposes consistent with their privacy policies and applicable law, (ii) an entry constitutes permission and a license to use entrant’s submission in tweets, in advertising and on web sites including Sponsor’s web site; (iii) an entry constitutes permission to use each Winner’s name, email address, statements, and/or tweets regarding this Sweepstakes for editorial, public relations, promotional and advertising purposes on behalf of Sponsor without compensation. All entrants further agree that in the event of any third party claims, damages, losses or injuries, arising from or relating to this Sweepstakes, they will indemnify Sponsor and Administrator from any and all such claims, including the attorneys’ fees related thereto.
By accepting a Prize, each Winner agrees to release Sponsor; Party of 2, LLC; and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, directors, employees, contractors, officers, and agents (including without limitation, their advertising and promotion agencies) (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all claim or cause of action (including, without limitation, personal injury or death), liability, loss or damages arising from or in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes or the awarding, receipt, and/or use or misuse of the Prize or participation in any Prize-related activities. Sponsor is not responsible for typographical, printing, or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or in other materials related to the Sweepstakes.
8.CAUTION:: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE, MANIPULATE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATIONS OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
9.DISPUTES, GOVERNING LAW AND VENUE:ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (1) 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 IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK WITHOUT REGARD TO PRINCIPLES OF CONFLICTS OF LAW; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, INCLUDING COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, IF ANY, BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ENTRANT BE ENTITLED TO RECEIVE ATTORNEYS’ FEES OR BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES.
10.WINNER’S NAME:For a copy of the Winners’ names, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked by November 15 , 2016 to: “Talking Dead at Hollywood Forever” Sweepstakes Winners List, c/o AMC Entertainment Network LLC, 11 Penn Plaza, 15th Floor, New York, NY 10001. Requests will be fulfilled/name will be posted, after the Winners’ names have been verified. For a copy of the official rules, visit AMC.com/talkingdeadsweeps-rules.
11.Sponsor: AMC Network Entertainment LLC, 11 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001.Read More