Best of 2017 Sweepstakes Rules
Best of 2017 Sweepstakes - Official Sweepstakes Rules
Eligibility: NO PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION NECESSARY TO WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE OR CONTRIBUTION WILL NOT IMPROVE AN INDIVIDUAL'S CHANCE OF WINNING. This Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to existing eligible supporters of KCRW who are legal U.S. residents at least eighteen (18) years of age, except employees, directors and officers (or any persons who have been employees, directors or officers in the past twelve months) of KCRW Foundation (“Sponsor”), Santa Monica College, or prize suppliers and their affiliates, partners, subsidiaries, franchises, distributors, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate families or household members of each. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited or restricted by law or regulations.
How to enter: Beginning on November 30, 2017, eligible KCRW supporters shall receive the monthly newsletter via email and will be invited to enter the Best of 2017 Sweepstakes. Members must click on the sweepstakes link within the newsletter and complete the Google Form. All entries must be received by December 3, 2017 to be eligible to enter the Sweepstakes. Eligible email responses which are timely received shall be entered into a random drawing to win the Prize described below.
Only one (1) entry per person/per household. Duplicate entries will be disqualified. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Prizes: One (1) winner will receive the following Prize (ARV $200): A pair of tickets to KCRW’s Best of 2017 Music Awards at Apogee on December 7, 2017 starting at 7 p.m. The winner and his/her guest must be at least 21 years old.
Winner will be responsible for all expenses not specifically included herein, and all applicable federal, state and local taxes and other fees. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution by winner or cash equivalent is allowed. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize for one of equal or greater value.
Selection of winner: Winner will be determined in a random drawing conducted by Sponsor on or about December 4, 2017 from among all eligible entries timely received. Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winner may be notified by telephone, mail or e-mail within two (2) days of the drawing, and will be given instructions on how to claim the Prize. Winner will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability release (and, where permitted, a publicity release.) Failure to comply as requested may result in disqualification and selection of an alternative winner. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Limit of one (1) Prize per individual/household per year from Sponsor.
Release of Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you release Sponsor, Santa Monica College and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, employees, directors, agents, advertising agencies, and all other associated with the development and execution of this Sweepstakes, from any and against any and all injury, loss or damage caused or claimed to be caused by your participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the acceptance, awarding, receipt, use and/or misuse of the prize (including any travel or activity related thereto), and you agree that these entities are not responsible for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relating to the promotion and/or the awarding of any prize. By entering, you further agree that (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually without resort to any form of class action; (ii) any claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the sweepstakes, but in no event attorney’s fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than damages for actual out-of-pocket expenses.
Additional Rules: Entry materials/data that have been tampered with or altered, or mass entries or entries generated by a script, macro or use of automated devices are void. No responsibility is assumed for lost, late, misdirected, damaged, garbled, postage due or illegible entries. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you (i) agree to be bound by these official rules, including all eligibility requirements, and (ii) agree to be bound by the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Failure to comply with these official rules may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to: (i) permanently disqualify from any sweepstakes it sponsors any person it believes has intentionally violated these official rules; and (ii) suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes if Sponsor believes, in its sole discretion, that malfunction, error, disruption or damage is impairing or will impair the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper play of the Sweepstakes. If Sweepstakes is terminated before the end date, Sponsor will determine the winner from all eligible entries received as of the termination date. These Rules and this Sweepstakes are governed by and controlled by the laws of the State of California, applicable to contracts made and performed therein without reference to the applicable choice of law provisions. All actions, proceedings or litigation relating hereto will be instituted and prosecuted solely within the State of California, Los Angeles County. The parties consent to the jurisdiction of the state courts of California and the federal courts located with such state and county with respect to any action, dispute or other matter pertaining to or arising out of this Sweepstakes. Entry constitutes consent to post the winner's name on the KCRW website and to use the prize winner's name, voice, picture and/or likeness without compensation for promotion or advertising purposes.
LEGAL WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THIS WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES, IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
SEVERABILITY: If any provision(s) of these rules are held to be invalid or unenforceable, all remaining provisions hereof will remain in full force and effect.
Winner Name: For the name of the winner or for a copy of the Official Sweepstakes Rules, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope after the drawing date to: c/o Best of 2017 Sweepstakes, KCRW, 1900 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405.