THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES PROMOTION IS INTENDED FOR VIEWING IN THE 50 UNITED STATES AND D.C. ONLY (EXCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, PUERTO RICO AND OTHER US TERRITORIES) AND SHALL ONLY BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO UNITED STATES LAW AND AMERICAN ENGLISH. YOU MUST BE THE AGE OF MAJORITY IN YOUR STATE OF RESIDENCE OR OLDER TO ENTER
“The Win 2 Moosejaw Tee Shirts Every Month
For The Next Five Years” Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes Description: The “Win 2 Moosejaw Tee Shirts Every Month For The Next Five Years” Sweepstakes Promotion (the “Sweepstakes”)begins on Wednesday, November 12, 2008, at 12:00:01 am and ends on Tuesday, December 23, 2008, at 11:59:59 pm (the "Sweepstakes Period"). Moosejaw Mountaineering & Backcountry Travel, Inc. (“Sponsor”) will be the official timekeeper of the Sweepstakes. All times are Eastern standard time.
Eligibility: This Sweepstakes only is open to individual legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (collectively, the “U.S.”) who are at least the age of majority in their state of residence and physically located in the U.S. at the time of entry. Void outside the U.S. and where prohibited. Officers, directors and employees of Sponsor and its parent, subsidiaries and affiliated companies, advertising/promotion agencies, and anyone associated with the Sweepstakes (together, with Sponsor, being the “Sweepstakes Entities”) are not eligible to enter the Sweepstakes or be awarded any prizes. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects.
How to Enter: Participants only may enter this Sweepstakes online at www.moosejaw.com (the “Site”). Participants automatically will receive one (1) entry for the Sweepstakes (a “Registration Entry”) when they go to the Site and click through on the ““Win 2 Moosejaw Tee Shirts Every Month For The Next Five Years” graphic and enter the email address for which they are the authorized user. Limit one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. All Registration Entries must be received before 11:59:59 PM (EST) on December 23, 2008. Registration Entries received before and/or after the Sweepstakes Period will be void.
No illegible, incomplete, forged or altered Registration Entries will be accepted. All Registration Entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be returned. A Registration Entry must be made by an individual from a stand-alone computer. Registration Entries that are forged, altered or mechanically reproduced or are generated by proxy or any electronic/automated means such as script, bot, macro or any other similar software or program will not be accepted and will be void. Registration Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. All Registration Entries made in violation of these Official Rules will be deleted. Proof of submission of a Registration Entry will not be deemed proof of receipt of a Registration Entry by Sponsor.
For the purpose of these Official Rules, “authorized user” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the email address. Proof (to Sponsor's satisfaction) of being the authorized user may be required by Sponsor, in Sponsor's sole discretion. If a dispute as to the identity of the authorized user or any potential winner cannot be resolved to Sponsor's satisfaction, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, the Registration Entry will be deemed ineligible.
Odds and Winner Selection: One (1) winner will be selected on or about 11:59:59 PM EST on the last day of the Sweepstakes Period from among all eligible Registration Entries received prior to such time in a random drawing to be conducted by a representative of Sponsor whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The winner will be notified via email to the email address submitted with the Registration Entry within ten (10) business days after the last day of the Sweepstakes Period. The prize may be awarded to an alternate winner if the winner does not respond to prize notification e-mail within fourteen (14) business days. Failure to confirm and provide the information above, will signify to Sponsor that the prize has been declined and forfeited for all time and another potential winner will be chosen in a random drawing until a winner who responds to the prize notification is selected.
Quantity, Prize, Approximate Retail Value (ARV) and Odds: One (1) Prize as follows: Two (2) Moosejaw Tee Shirts each month for a period of sixty months beginning in December 2008 and ending in December 2013. ARV of each monthly prize: $39.90. Total ARV of all monthly prizes for a total of 60 months: $4,788.00. Odds of winning the prize: Dependent on the total number of eligible Registration Entries received/awarded during the Sweepstakes Period. The prize will be awarded to a participant who responds to an e-mail alerting them that they have won the prize. If a participant does not respond within fourteen (14) business days of delivery of the e-mail informing them that they have won, their prize will not be rewarded.
Participants acknowledge that Sponsor is responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise. The Sweepstakes Entities have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to a prize or regarding the use, value or enjoyment of the prize. Sponsor reserves right to substitute prizes of equal or greater value and reserves the right to choose any Moosejaw Tee Shirts that Sponsor currently has in stock that are of equal or greater value. Taxes and fees, if any, are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner.
Miscellaneous: By participating in this Sweepstakes, you agree to be bound by these Official Rules. By entering this Sweepstakes, each participant explicitly releases and holds harmless the Sweepstakes Entities one and all, from all liability (including without limitation attorney's and experts’ fees and costs) regarding participation in the Sweepstakes and receipt and use or misuse of any prize awarded and, without limitation, from any liability for property damage, injury or death while using or misusing any prize. By accepting a prize, each winner waives the right to 1) assert as a cost of winning the prize any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to redeem said prize, and 2) claim any liability (including without limitation attorney's fees and costs) which might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem said prize (including without limitation any travel related thereto). The right to receive a prize is non-assignable and non-transferable and no prize substitution or transfer will be allowed. A prize or prize notification that is returned as undeliverable may disqualify the winner and, if so, an alternate winner may be selected in a random drawing.
Each participant agrees that the Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes Entities assume no responsibility or liability for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of Registration Entries. The Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for lost, incomplete, late, damaged, or misdirected Registration Entries, text or email messages; failures or malfunctions of phones (including without limitation wireless phones/handsets), phone lines or telephone systems or other communications malfunctions; cellular equipment towers, telephone systems or wireless services; interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections including those through and/or by the Site; miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or other technical failures; garbled, lost, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission or communication; traffic congestion, disruption, or delay on the Internet or for any technical problem, including but not limited to any injury or damage to a participant’s or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or by visiting the Site; printing or other errors appearing within these Official Rules or in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical,human, technical, electronic, cellular telephone related, Force Majeure, or otherwise. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants give their express permission to be contacted by Sponsor by telephone, e-mail and/or postal mail for Sweepstakes purposes only.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel/terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes if in Sponsor’s sole determination it believes that the integrity of the Sweepstakes has been compromised or that the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including without limitation infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or Force Majeure or any other causes beyond Sponsor’s control, and select winners from among all eligible, non-suspect Registration Entries received for the Sweepstakes prior to or after the cancellation, termination, modification or suspension. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Registration Entry from the Sweepstakes if in Sponsor’s sole judgment the participant has not complied with these Official Rules. Without limitation, a participant’s Registration Entry will be disqualified, at the sole discretion of Sponsor, if participant attempts (i) to enter the Sweepstakes through any means other than as described in these Official Rules; or (ii) provides information that is inaccurate or fraudulent; or (iii) attempts to disrupt the Sweepstakes or circumvent the terms and conditions of these Official Rules. Only the prizes and the respective values listed in the Official Rules shall be awarded subject to these Official Rules.
All participants, as a condition of entry, agree that they have not purchased any kind of Internet service whatsoever in order to participate in and/or enter the Sweepstakes. Participants agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes and/or prevent others from utilizing the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY SERVICE OR WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY, AT ITS SOLE AND REASONABLE DISCRETION, DISQUALIFY ANY PARTICIPANTS MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SPONSOR MAY SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION ATTORNEYS’ FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
For the purpose of these Official Rules, an event of “Force Majeure” shall be deemed to include, without limitation, an act of God; an act of terrorism, war, riot or civil commotion; fire; casualties; boycott; labor dispute, strike or stoppage (including without limitation a strike by the members of any union); an act of any federal, state or local authority; or any other similar or dissimilar act beyond the Sweepstakes Entities’ control. Sweepstakes Entities disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, or accessing or downloading information in connection with this Sweepstakes.
Participants are not required to submit to any sales promotion or pay any money as a condition of entry.
Sweepstakes void where prohibited, licensed, restricted or taxed:All federal, state and local laws, regulations and ordinances apply. If any provision of the Sweepstakes shall be deemed to violate any federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance, it shall be amended to conform to such law and all other provisions shall remain in full force and effect. If Sponsor is required by applicable federal, state or local law, regulation or ordinance, or by action of an administrative agency to cease offering the Sweepstakes in any jurisdiction, Sponsor reserves the right to (i) terminate the Sweepstakes in such jurisdiction in its entirety, and/or (ii) cancel and remove from participation in the Sweepstakes any and/or any Registration Entries from participants residing in such jurisdiction, without penalty and without obligation to any Sweepstakes participants. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Publicity: Winners agree to use of respective name, voice, likeness and/or prize information and any and all identifying characteristics for promotional purposes (including without limitation posting to the Site), without further consent or compensation, to the extent permitted by law. Nothing contained herein shall be deemed to obligate Sponsor to make use of any of the rights granted herein.
Disputes: Participants agree that any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or the prize awarded and all issues and questions concerning the validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively in a court of competent jurisdiction sitting in Oakland County, Michigan and shall be governed by the laws of the state of Michigan. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes and never shall include consequential, incidental or punitive damages, and in no event attorneys' fees. Some jurisdictions do not allow the limitation or exclusion of liability for incidental or consequential damages, so the above may not apply to you.
Winners List: The name of the winner will be available on or about January 15, 2009. In order to obtain such information, please send a hand-printed, self addressed, stamped #10, business envelope to Winner — “Win 2 Moosejaw Tee Shirts Every Month For The Next Five Years”, c/o Moosejaw, Attention: Emily Todebush, 32200 North Avis. Madison Heights MI 48071. Requests for the name of the winner must be received by January 14, 2009. No mechanically reproduced or photocopied requests allowed; only one (1) request per outer mailing envelope.
Sponsor: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Moosejaw Mountaineering & Backcountry Travel, Inc., 32200 N. Avis Drive, Madison Heights, MI 48071.
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