The truTV Impractical Jokers Tour Featuring the Tenderloins
Ticket Giveaway Promotion
Official Rules 2014
1. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID ANYWHERE OUTSIDE OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
The truTV Impractical Jokers Tour Featuring the Tenderloins Ticket Giveaway Promotion (the "Promotion") consist of fourteen (14) distinct local sweepstakes (each a "Local Sweeps"), each with its own distinct entry period, eligibility requirements, and prize winners, as detailed herein and in the Local Sweeps Chart below. Each Local Sweeps is open to legal residents of the respective Local Sweeps State and any area in any bordering state (within the 50 United States and DC) within a 100 mile radius of the respective Local Sweeps City (as those terms are defined in the Local Sweeps Chart below), who are at least eighteen (18) years of age as of the date of the applicable Local Sweeps. Employees and their immediate families (i.e., parents, spouse, children, siblings, grandparents, step parents, step children and step siblings) of Turner Entertainment Networks, Inc. ("Sponsor"), and its parent and affiliated companies, sponsors, subsidiaries, advertising agencies, third-party fulfillment agencies, any show venue, or any other party involved in the production of The truTV Impractical Jokers Tour Featuring the Tenderloins (collectively, with Sponsor, the "Promotion Entities") are not eligible to participate in the Promotion. By participating in this Promotion, entrants agree to: (a) be bound by these Official Rules and by the interpretations of these Official Rules by Sponsor, and by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final in all matters relating to the Promotion; and (b) release and hold harmless each of the Promotion Entities and their respective agents, employees, officers, directors, successors and assigns, against any and all claims, injury or damage arising out of or relating to participation in this Promotion and/or the use or misuse or redemption of the prize, and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement or any other intellectual property related cause of action.
3. Promotion Period/Local Sweeps Entry Periods/Description/How To Enter:
The Promotion commences at 12:00:01 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on September 11, 2014 and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on September 27, 2014 (the "Promotion Period"). Throughout the Promotion Period, there will be fourteen (14) separate Local Sweeps with separate Local Sweeps entry periods (each a "Local Sweeps Entry Period"), as detailed in the Local Sweeps Chart below. At the commencement of each Local Sweeps Entry Period, an Impractical Jokers trivia question will be posted to the Impractical Jokers Facebook page located at www.facebook.com/ImpracticalJokers. In order to receive (1) entry into the applicable Local Sweeps participants must comment on the post with the correct answer to that Local Sweeps trivia question during the applicable Local Sweeps Entry Period (hereinafter an "Entry"). There is a limit of one (1) Entry per person, per Local Sweep. Each Local Sweeps trivia question posting will be targeted solely to Facebook users with profiles indicating that they reside in the immediate surrounding area of the applicable Local Sweeps City. Eligible participants with profiles that do not indicate residence in the applicable area immediately surrounding the Local Sweeps City/State may not be able to view the applicable Local Sweeps trivia question posting and will be unable to participate. Notwithstanding the foregoing each entrant in a Local Sweeps must be in compliance with the eligibility requirements set forth in Section 2 above in order to enter, and if it is determined that a user has falsified information in his/her Facebook profile in order to participate in a Local Sweeps such entrant will be automatically disqualified.
LOCAL SWEEPS CHART
|Local Sweeps Number||Local Sweeps Entry Period||Local Sweeps City/State||Local Sweeps Show Date|
|#1||9/11/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/12/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Syracuse, NY||September 19, 2014|
|#2||9/12/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/13/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Wilkes-Barre, PA||Sept 20, 2014|
|#3||9/13/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/14/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Toledo, OH||Sept 21, 2014|
|#4||9/14/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/15/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Dayton, OH||Sept 22, 2014|
|#5||9/15/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/16/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Peoria, IL||Sept 23, 2014|
|#6||9/17/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/18/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Joliet, IL||Sept 25, 2014|
|#7||9/18/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/19/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Minneapolis, MN||Sept 26, 2014|
|#8||9/19/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/20/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Omaha, NE||Sept 27, 2014|
|#9||9/20/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/21/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Tulsa, OK||Sept 28, 2014|
|#10||9/21/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/22/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Wichita, KS||Sept 29, 2014|
|#11||9/22/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/23/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Sioux Falls, SD||Sept 30, 2014|
|#12||9/24/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/25/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Colorado Springs, CO||Oct 2, 2014|
|#13||9/25/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/26/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Salt Lake City, UT||Oct 3, 2014|
|#14||9/26/14 @ 12:00:01 AM - 9/27/14 @ 11:59:59 PM||Las Vegas, NV||Oct 4, 2014|
Any other language/material included in Entries from entrants must comply with these Official Rules and meet the submission guidelines ("Submission Guidelines") detailed below, or else such Entry may be deemed void. Entries received from any person, regardless of email address or account used, in excess of the stated limitation will be void. All Entries must be received during the applicable Local Sweeps Entry Period to be eligible. The computer clock of the Sponsor's Webmaster hosting the Promotion is the official timekeeping device. In the event of a dispute as to any Facebook account, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register at www.Facebook.com will be deemed to be the entrant. The "authorized account holder" is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.
You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor, and not to Facebook.
4. Submission Guidelines:
Each Entry that is submitted to a Local Sweeps during Promotion must comply with the following Submission Guidelines to be eligible. Any Entry that, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, violates these Official Rules or the Submission Guidelines below will be disqualified and/or will not be eligible to win a prize.
The Entry post MUST be written in English, and must NOT (in the sole discretion of Sponsor):
- • Contain language that violates or infringes upon another's rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights (including, without limitation, trademark or copyright infringement);
- • Disparage Sponsor or its products or services, Sponsor's competitors or their products or services, or any other person or party affiliated with the Promotion;
- • Contain company names, product names, brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor, which entrant has a limited license to use for this Promotion;
- • Contains the names, likenesses, or other indicia identifying any celebrities and/or other public or private figure, living or dead;
- • Contain language that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, profane, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous, controversial or libelous, in Sponsor's sole discretion;
- • Contain language that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;
- • Contain language that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to applicable laws or regulations; and/or
- • Contain language in which the Promotion Entities do not wish to associate themselves with, in their sole discretion.
5. Local Sweeps Drawings:
There will be one (1) random drawing for each Local Sweeps, performed from among all eligible Entries received during the applicable Local Sweeps Entry Period which include the correct answer to the applicable trivia question on or around the next business day following the end of each Local Sweeps Entry Period (each a "Local Sweeps Drawing"). Each Local Sweeps Drawing will select one (1) potential Local Sweeps Prize winner. In the event that the selected potential Local Sweeps winner is deemed ineligible or fails to comply with the prize notification/verification terms set forth in Section 7 below, Sponsor may in its sole discretion (if time permits), but is not obligated to, select an alternate potential Local Sweeps winner from among all remaining eligible Entries for the Local Sweeps that include the correct answer to the applicable trivia question. Sponsor may in its sole discretion (if time permits), but is not obligated to, continue the process outlined above if an alternate Local Sweeps winner is deemed ineligible until an eligible Local Sweeps winner can be selected from the remaining eligible Local Sweeps Entries (including Entries with incorrect answers to the trivia question). Entries in each Local Sweeps will NOT be carried forward to any other Local Sweeps. The odds of being selected as a potential Local Sweeps Prize winner depend upon the total number of Entries received during that applicable Local Sweeps Entry Period.
6. Local Sweeps Prizes/Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"):
Each Local Sweeps winner, once confirmed as detailed below, will receive a set of two (2) tickets to a performance of The truTV Impractical Jokers Tour Featuring The Tenderloins scheduled to take place on the applicable Local Sweeps City on the applicable Local Sweeps Show Date indicated above (the "Local Sweeps Prize") (in the event multiple shows are scheduled for the same Local Sweeps City/Show Date, the particular show tickets provided to the Local Sweeps winner will be subject to the sole discretion of the Sponsor). Each Local Sweeps Prize has an ARV of Ninety Nine Dollars ($99 USD). The total ARV of all Local Sweeps Prizes to be awarded herein is One Thousand Three Hundred and Eighty Six Dollars ($1,386 USD). Sponsor reserves the right not to award all Local Sweeps Prizes if there are not enough eligible Entries into any applicable Local Sweeps Drawing. EACH LOCAL SWEEPS PRIZE CONSISTS SOLELY OF THE TWO TICKETS TO THE APPLICABLE PERFORMANCE IN THE LOCAL SWEEPS CITY. TRAVEL TO AND FROM THE PERFORMANCE LOCATION AND ANY OTHER RELATED EXPENSES ARE NOT INCLUDED AND ARE THE SOLE RESPONSIBILITY OF THE WINNERS. All other expenses relating to acceptance of a Local Sweeps Prize not explicitly stated herein, including but not limited to, any and all taxes, meals, drinks, personal purchases/souvenirs, and any and all costs or expenses associated with travel are solely the responsibility of the Local Sweeps Prize winner and/or guest.
Tickets are subject to all terms and conditions specified thereon. Seat locations shall be determined in the sole and absolute discretion of the Sponsor and/or the applicable show venue, as applicable. To accept Local Sweeps Prize, Local Sweeps Prize winner must be available on date of Local Sweeps Show Date, and must comply with the notification/verification terms set forth in Section 7 below; if unavailable or if the potential winner fails to comply with the notification/verification terms set forth in Section 7 below, Local Sweeps Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner maybe selected by Sponsor from among all remaining eligible Entries, time permitting in accordance with Section 5 above. Local Sweeps Show dates, venues, and additional performance details are determined in the sole discretion of the performers and the applicable venues, and may be subject to change, rescheduling and/or cancellation (including without rescheduling) for any or no reason in those parties sole discretion. In the event of such change, rescheduling, or cancellation (including without rescheduling) Sponsor shall have no obligation to provide the affected Local Sweeps Winner with any alternate prize. Local Prize Winner and his/her guest agree to comply with all venue rules and regulations relating to the use of the applicable Local Sweeps Prize tickets and the related event, and in accordance therewith, agree not to act in a disruptive or otherwise offensive or objectionable manner, or with any intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at such event. Sponsor and the applicable Local Sweeps Show venues reserve the right to remove or to deny entry to Local Sweeps Prize winners and/or any guest who engage(s) in such behavior or otherwise violates any rules or regulations set by the applicable event venue or other entities involved in the production of the applicable event. Event tickets awarded as part of the Local Sweeps Prize may not be resold or offered for resale. Any such resale may result in disqualification and prize forfeiture, and may invalidate the license granted by the event ticket(s). No transfer, substitution or cash equivalent for any prize in whole or in part will be permitted, except at Sponsor's sole discretion due to prize unavailability for any reason, and only then for a prize of greater or equal value determined by Sponsor shall be allowed (provided Sponsor shall have no obligation to allow any such transfer, substitution or cash equivalent). Prizes are awarded "AS IS" and WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, express or implied, including, without limitation, any implied warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
7. Prize Winner Notification/Verification:
Allpotential prize winners must comply with these Official Rules as published in order to be confirmed as an official winner and accept a prize. All decisions of Sponsor are final and binding.
On or about the day of the Local Sweeps Drawing Sponsor will notify the potential Local Sweeps Prize winner(s) via a comment to their comment or a direct message. Upon notification or notification attempt, the potential Local Sweeps Prize winner(s) will be required to respond to such communication as requested, accepting the prize and providing any information requested by Sponsor, within twelve (12) hours of such notification or notification attempt, or the prize may be forfeited, and an alternate potential prize winner may be selected from the remaining eligible Entries (if time permits as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) in accordance with Section 5 above and notified in accordance with the process described in this Section 7 . After the potential Local Sweeps Prize winner has affirmed his/her acceptance of the Local Sweeps Prize within the 12 hour period described above, he/she may be provided additional prize verification/acceptance documents and or tax forms by Sponsor, and will be required to sign and return return all such documents (if any) to Sponsor within three (3) calendar days from the time Sponsor provides such documents in order to remain eligible for the prize.
If in any instance, notification attempt(s) for a potential prize winner fails for any reason, if a potential prize winner does not respond in the time provided or does not return any required documents in the time provided, if the email address or Facebook account the potential prize winner provides does not work, if a prize is returned as undeliverable, or if a potential prize winner is found to have not complied with these Official Rules, such prize will be forfeited and an alternate potential winner may be selected from among remaining eligible Entries (in Sponsor's sole discretion) if time permits. By entering the Promotion and/or accepting a prize entrants and any other prize recipients acknowledge and agree that the Sponsor and its designees shall have the right to use the name, account information, actual or simulated likenesses, biographical information, city, state, opinions, and prize information of entrants and/or prize winner(s) in connection with the Promotion and the exploitation thereof and for the purpose of advertising and publicizing the goods and services of the Promotion Entities and/or their sponsors (including, without limitation, for advertising and promotional purposes), in perpetuity, throughout the universe, in all media, without additional compensation, unless prohibited by law. Further, by entering the Promotion and/or accepting a prize entrants and any other prize recipients agree to indemnify the Promotion Entities from any claims, damages, liabilities and expenses (including reasonable legal fees) arising from breach of these Official Rules or any use or misue of any prize.
8. General Terms:
Noncompliance with any of these Official Rules may result in disqualification. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for late, lost, jumbled, incorrect or inaccurate Entries whether caused by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion or by any human error. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction(s) of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers or other services, snipes/bugs, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website (including Facebook), including, without limitation, any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation in this Promotion. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error(s) in administration of the Promotion, or in the selection/announcement of the prize winners. If, for any reason, the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, changes in Sponsor's on-air programming, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Promotion, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion. Should the Promotion be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted where Sponsor deems fit and the prizes will be awarded via random drawing from among all eligible Entries received up until and or after (if applicable) the time of modification, cancellation or termination, or in a manner that is fair and equitable as determined by Sponsor. All interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions by Sponsor are final. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated Entries are permitted. Sponsor reserves the right in their sole discretion to disqualify any individual they suspect or find: (i) to have used a software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated means of entry; (ii) to have tampered with the participation process or the operation of this Promotion; (iii) to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; (iv) to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person; or (v) to have provided inaccurate information on any legal documents submitted in connection with this Promotion. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR APPLICATION OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION 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 INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. THE NEW YORK COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THE PROMOTION AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL GOVERN THE PROMOTION. EACH ENTRANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS. Entrants agree that the Promotion Entities and Facebook: (a) shall not be responsible or liable for, and hereby release the Promotion Entities and Facebook from, any claims, losses, damages or injuries of any kind (including death) resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Promotion or any Promotion-related activity, or from acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use/misuse or inability to use a prize, and (b) have not made any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to a prize, including, without limitation, to such prize's quality or fitness for a particular purpose. The Promotion Entities and Facebook shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience or irregularity that may be caused or contributed to (1) by any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of their agents, servants, employees or independent contractors; (2) by any wrongful, negligent or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any other person or entity not an employee of the Promotion Entities; or (3) by any other cause, condition or event whatsoever beyond the control of the Promotion Entities. Failure of Sponsor to enforce any provision herein shall not be deemed a waiver of such. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these rules for clarification or equitable purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion. UNDER NO CIRCUMSTANCES WILL ANY ENTRANT BE PERMITTED TO OBTAIN AWARDS FOR, AND ENTRANTS HEREBY WAIVE ALL RIGHTS TO CLAIM, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR ANY OTHER DAMAGES WHATSOEVER. IN NO EVENT SHALL SPONSOR BE LIABLE TO ANY ENTRANT OR WINNER FOR DAMAGES THAT EXCEED THE VALUE OF THE PRIZE TO BE AWARDED TO THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT IN THIS PROMOTION.
9. Request for the Name of Winners and/or Official Rules:
For a list of the names of the prize winners, available after the Promotion Period has ended, and/or Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by 03/27/15, to: The truTV Impractical Jokers Tour Featuring the Tenderloins Ticket Giveaway Sweepstakes Official Rules/Winners Request, 1050 Techwood Drive, NW, Atlanta, GA 30318, Attn: TEN Marketing Counsel. Please note on the left-hand corner of your envelope if you are requesting the Names of Winners or Official Rules. Vermont residents may omit return postage if requesting a set of Official Rules.
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