AMC Network Entertainment LLC
HELL ON WHEELS GIVEAWAY SWEEPSTAKES (the “Promotion”)
Official Sweepstakes Rules
This Promotion is not sponsored or co-sponsored by Twitter. You understand that you are providing your information to AMC and not to Twitter. Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding the Promotion should be directed at AMC, and not to Twitter.
Promotional Period: The Promotion begin at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) on 8/23/16 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on 8/26/16 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). One (1) random drawing (the “Random Drawing”) will be held as held on or about the day after the end of each of the Sweepstakes Period, from among all eligible entries received, in order to award twenty (20) Prizes.
Eligibility: This Promotion is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years or older at the time of entry and who have a Twitter account, except where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees, officers, and directors of AMC (including their affiliates and subsidiaries), any advertising and promotion agencies, legal and financial advisors and any and all other entities associated with this Promotion and the members of their immediate families (defined as spouse, parents, siblings or children) or households (whether or not related) are not eligible to enter or win. Void everywhere else outside the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, or where otherwise prohibited or restricted by law. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state and local laws. Entrants must have a non-private Twitter account to be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes; i.e., entries must be visible in public hashtag searches from time of entry through time of winner verification. Entrants must also have a valid email address, which may be used to verify potential winners. By entering the Sweepstakes, participants are bound by and agree to these Official Rules, and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding.
Prizes: Twenty (20) Prizes are available to be awarded throughout the Sweepstakes Period. Each Prize winner, once confirmed, as detailed below, will receive either one (1) DVD or one (1) Blue Ray version of Hell on Wheels. The ARV of each Grand Prize is $24.00. The total value of all Prizes awarded throughout the Sweepstakes Period is $480. There is a limit of one (1) Prize per person/household, throughout the Sweepstakes Period.
Random Drawing(s) & Notification/Acceptance: On or about the day after the end of the Sweepstakes Period, one (1) Random Drawing will be held, from among all eligible Entries received, in order to select twenty (20) potential Prize winner. Sponsor will conduct the Random Drawings. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential Prize winners must comply with these Official Rules as published in order to accept a Prize and be confirmed as an official Prize winner. Sponsor will notify each potential Prize winner via Twitter Direct Message (DM) beginning approximately two (2) days (including Saturdays, Sundays and Holidays) after the winner selection date. The required response to such DM (e.g., full name, mailing address, email address, etc.) must be received within two (2) days from the time initial DM was sent or potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner may be selected, time permitting. A potential Prize winner may be required to execute and return an affidavit of acceptance, eligibility, liability and publicity release (where legal) as well as a W-9 form, within seven (7) calendar days after being provided such documents by Sponsor, otherwise the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Prize winner, will be selected via a Random Drawing from among remaining eligible entries. If notification attempts for a potential Prize winner fail for any reason, or if a potential Prize winner does not comply with these Official Rules, such Prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential Prize winner will be selected from among remaining eligible entries. Return of any DM as undeliverable will result in disqualification of potential Prize winner and an alternate potential Prize winner will be selected. Return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate may be selected, time permitting. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. All prizes are non-refundable and on-transferable except at sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value.
The prize carries no warranty other than that offered by the manufacturer. AMC has neither made nor is responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to any prize, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. Once a prize has been delivered to a winner, all liability for any loss or damage, including any property damage, personal injury, or death to the prize winner or any third party shall be the sole responsibility of the prize winner and the prize winner shall indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and its affiliates for any claims therefore.
By accepting a prize, each winner agrees to be responsible for all federal, state, local, or other applicable taxes associated with acceptance and use of the prize.
General Rules: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects. In the event of a dispute, Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the Twitter account used at time of entry and the natural person who is the authorized account holder of the email address used to submit the entry will be declared the potential Grand Prize winner. “Authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. In the event that any provision(s) of these Official Rules shall be held by a court or other tribunal of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, invalid, or unenforceable, such provision(s) shall be limited or eliminated to the minimum extent necessary so that these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in full force and effect.
Releases, Waivers And Disclaimers : By entering, entrant agrees to release, discharge and hold harmless AMC and Twitter, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, representatives, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”), from any and all liability, claims, losses, injuries, demands, damages, actions, and/or causes of actions whether direct or indirect, of whatever nature including, but not limited to, personal injury, bodily injury (including, without limitation, wrongful death and disability), property damage, and expense (including, without limitation, reasonable attorneys’ fees) and loss or damage of any other kind, which may be due to or arise out of entrant’s participation or entry in the Promotion or any portion thereof, or the acceptance, use/misuse or possession of prizes (including, without limitation, liability for any property loss, damage, personal injury or death, violation of rights of publicity or privacy, or claims of defamation or portrayal in a false light; or based on any claim of infringement of intellectual property).
Without limiting the foregoing, entrant agrees that the Released Parties shall have no responsibility or liability for discontinued prizes; human error; incorrect or inaccurate transcription of registration and/or account information; any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer online system, computer dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider utilized by the Released Parties; interruption or inability to access Released Parties’ or affiliated entities’ respective websites, Facebook pages or Twitter pages, or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems; any damage to entrant’s (or any third person’s) computer and/or its contents related to or resulting from any part of the Promotion; any lost/delayed data transmissions, omissions, interruptions, defects; and/or any other errors or malfunctions, even if caused by the negligence of the Released Parties. Each entrant further agrees to indemnify and hold harmless Released Parties from and against any and all liability resulting or arising from entrant’s participation or entry in the Promotion and releases all rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against Released Parties and hereby acknowledge that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize awarded in connection with the Promotion, including express warranties provided exclusively by a prize supplier that may be sent along with a prize. The releases hereunder are intended to apply to all claims not known or suspected to exist with the intent of waiving the effect of laws requiring the intent to release future unknown claims.
Suspension / Modification / Termination: In the event that AMC is prevented from continuing with the Promotion by any event or other cause not reasonably within its control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), AMC shall have the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Promotion. AMC reserves the right to modify, suspend or terminate the Promotion (including, without limitation, make changes to these Official Rules) without notice or by posting a notice on the @AMC Twitter account, in their sole and absolute discretion, including, but not limited to, if in their sole and absolute discretion, it is determined that the Promotion is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or any Force Majeure event(s) has destroyed or severely undermined or impaired the integrity and/or feasibility of the Promotion. AMC will have the authority to shorten or extend the Promotion Period.
BY ENTERING THE PROMOTION, ENTRANT AGREES THAT: (1) ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE PROMOTION, OR ANY PRIZE AWARDED, WILL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION; (2) ANY AND ALL CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND AWARDS WILL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL THIRD-PARTY, OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS INCURRED, (IF ANY), NOT TO EXCEED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS ($250.00), BUT IN NO EVENT WILL ATTORNEYS’ FEES BE AWARDED OR RECOVERABLE; (3) UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN ANY AWARD FOR, AND ENTRANT HEREBY KNOWINGLY AND EXPRESSLY WAIVES ALL RIGHTS TO SEEK, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR SPECIAL DAMAGES, LOST PROFITS AND/OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES, OTHER THAN ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET EXPENSES NOT TO EXCEED TWO HUNDRED FIFTY DOLLARS ($250.00), AND/OR ANY RIGHTS TO HAVE DAMAGES MULTIPLIED OR OTHERWISE INCREASED; AND (4) ENTRANT’S REMEDIES ARE LIMITED TO A CLAIM FOR MONEY DAMAGES (IF ANY) AND ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY WAIVES ANY RIGHT TO SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR EQUITABLE RELIEF. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
Miscellaneous: Any third party trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective trademark owners. The use or mention of such third party trademarks in these Official Rules or in the Promotion is solely for descriptive purposes and shall in no way imply an endorsement or sponsorship of the Promotion. AMC reserves the right to prohibit any entrant from participating in the Promotion if, at its sole discretion, AMC finds such entrant to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Promotion, or if such entrant repeatedly shows a disregard for, or attempts to circumvent, these Official Rules, or acts: (a) in a manner AMC determines to be not fair or equitable; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant or AMC; or (c) in any other disruptive manner. Any person attempting to defraud or tamper with this Promotion in any way will be ineligible for the prize and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Tampering includes attempting to enter more than the number of entries permitted by these rules including by using an automated device or by using more than one Twitter account. Any failure by AMC to enforce any of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of such Official Rules. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
Winners List: A copy of these Official Rules and the Promotion results may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to AMC Networks Entertainment c/o Hell On Wheels Giveaway Sweepstakes “Winners List”, 11 Penn Plaza, New York, NY 10001. Indicate whether Entrant is requesting the Promotion results or a copy of these Official Rules or both. Requests must be received no later than sixty (60) days after the end of the Promotion Period.
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