Elvis Test Pressing Giveaway
Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ALL FEDERAL, STATE, LOCAL, AND MUNICIPAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS APPLY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The “Elvis Presley’s ‘If I Can Dream’ with the Royal Philharmonic [Rare Test Pressing] Giveaway” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) may only be entered in or from the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia (excluding its possessions and territories) and Canada (excluding Quebec) (the “Sweepstakes Territory”). Entries originating from any other jurisdiction are not eligible for entry. You are not authorized to participate in the Sweepstakes if you are not located within the Sweepstakes Territory.
Participation open only to legal residents of the Sweepstakes Territory who are thirteen (13) years of age or older as of December 9, 2015. Void outside of the Sweepstakes Territory and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees, officers and directors of Sony Music Entertainment (“Sponsor”), its parent companies and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, dealers, advertising and promotion agencies, manufacturers or distributors of Sweepstakes materials (the “Sweepstakes Entities”) and their immediate families (parents, children, siblings, spouse) or members of the same household (whether related or not) of such individuals are not eligible to enter.
2. Sweepstakes Period.
The Sweepstakes will begin on December 9, 2015 at 6:00 p.m. ET and will end on December 20, 2015 at 11:59 p.m. ET (“Sweepstakes Period”).
3. How to Enter.
To enter the Sweepstakes, visit the contest page and fill in the entry form by providing the requested information, including your full name, email address, date of birth and zip code during the Sweepstakes Period.
One (1) entry and one (1) Prize (as defined below in Section. 4) per person. If multiple entries are received by the same entrant, only the first entry submitted by that entrant will qualify for entry into the Sweepstakes; subsequent entries submitted by that entrant shall be disqualified. No automated entry devices and/or programs permitted. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, stolen, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, misdirected, technically corrupted or garbled entries, which will be disqualified. Only fully completed entry forms are eligible. Proof of submission will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor.
One (1) Grand Prize Winner (the “Winner”) will receive one (1) copy of Elvis Presley’s ‘If I Can Dream’ with the Royal Philharmonic [331/3 RPM Rare Test Pressing]. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of all prizes combined (collectively, the “Prize”) is Two Hundred US Dollars ($200.00).The ARV of the Prize represents Sponsor’s good faith determination. That determination is final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of the prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash. Prize is non-transferable. No substitutions or cash redemptions provided that the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Prize in whole or in part for a prize of equal or greater value in the event that any component of the Prize is unavailable for any reason. Prize may not be sold, bartered or transferred. Prize does NOT include any additional expenses, including, but not limited to, federal, state, provincial and local sales or other taxes and surcharges which are the responsibility of the Winner.
Winner must be thirteen (13) years of age or older as of December 9, 2015. The Winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release within five (5) calendar days of Prize notification. If any Winner is under the age of majority in his/her jurisdiction of residence as of December 9, 2015, then such individual’s parent or legal guardian must provide written permission allowing the individual to accept the Prize and the Affidavit of Eligibility and liability/Publicity Release must be signed and submitted by his/her parent or legal guardian. If the selected entrant is a resident of Canada, he/she will be required to correctly answer a mathematical skill-testing question before being declared the Winner. If any Winner rejects his/her Prize or in the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, such Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected from all remaining eligible entries. Upon Prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given.
5. Random Drawing/Odds.
Winner will be selected in a random drawing from all eligible entries received on or around December 21, 2015. The drawing will take place at the executive offices of Legacy Recordings, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. The Winner will be notified by telephone or email and if any Winner cannot be contacted within three (3) calendar days of first notification attempt, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate Winner may be selected from all remaining eligible entries. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants fully and unconditionally agree to be bound by these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decision, which will be final and binding in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
All federal, state, provincial and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the Winner. Participation in this Sweepstakes and acceptance of Prize constitutes Winner’s permission for Sponsor to use his/her name, address (city and state), likeness, photograph, picture, portrait, voice, biographical information and/or any statements made by Winner regarding the Sweepstakes or Sponsor for advertising and promotional purposes without notice or additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. By participating, entrants and Winner agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Sweepstakes Entities and their respective advertising and promotion agencies, parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, partners, representatives, agents, successors, assigns, employees, officers and directors, (“Released Parties”) from any and all liability, for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever including without limitation, property damage, personal injury and/or death which may occur in connection with, preparation for, travel to, or participation in Sweepstakes, or possession, acceptance and/or use or misuse of the Prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity and for any claims based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery. Released Parties are not responsible if the Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded including, but not limited to due to travel cancellations, delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. THE RELEASES HEREUNDER ARE INTENDED TO APPLY TO ALL CLAIMS NOT NOW KNOWN OR SUSPECTED TO EXIST WITH THE INTENT OF WAIVING THE EFFECT OF CALIFORNIA CIVIL CODE SECTION 1542, WHICH STATES: “A GENERAL RELEASE DOES NOT EXTEND TO CLAIMS WHICH THE CREDITOR DOES NOT KNOW OR SUSPECT TO EXIST IN HIS OR HER FAVOR AT THE TIME OF EXECUTING THE RELEASE, WHICH IF KNOWN BY HIM OR HER MUST HAVE MATERIALLY AFFECTED HIS OR HER SETTLEMENT WITH THE DEBTOR,” AS WELL AS OTHER LAWS REQUIRING PRESENT INTENT TO RELEASE FUTURE UNKNOWN CLAIMS. THIS SECTION DOES NOT CONSTITUTE A CONCESSION THAT CALIFORNIA LAW IS APPLICABLE TO THE INTERPRETATION OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules, or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified. There is no purchase or sales presentation required to participate. A purchase does not increase odds of winning.
7. Additional Terms.
In the case of dispute as to the identity of any entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational, institution, etc.) responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. Any potential Winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that such Winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning entry. Any other attempted form of entry is prohibited; no automatic, programmed, robotic or similar means of entry are permitted. Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, web site, Internet, or ISP availability, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit one’s ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes should (in its sole discretion) virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention, fraud or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor will select the Winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds, in their sole discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or web site. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes or winning the Prize if, in their sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair playing practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or Sponsor’s representatives. Sponsor reserves the right not to award any or all Prize, or to cancel, terminate, modify, extend or suspend this Sweepstakes without liability in the event an insufficient number of eligible entries are received.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE 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 PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
8. Use of Data.
9. Issues of Law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations are applicable. THE NEW YORK COURTS (STATE AND FEDERAL) SHALL HAVE SOLE JURISDICTION OF ANY CONTROVERSIES REGARDING THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF NEW YORK SHALL EXCLUSIVELY GOVERN THIS SWEEPSTAKES WITHOUT REGARDS TO CONFLICT OF LAW RULES. EACH ENTRANT WAIVES ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THOSE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMITS TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS. EACH ENTRANT EXPRESSLY WAIVES THE RIGHT TO HAVE ANY SUCH ACTION OR PROCEEDING HEARD BEFORE A JURY.
10. Winner’s Identification.
To obtain the name of the Winner, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by March 1, 2016 to: Legacy Recordings, Rm. 1767, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022, Attention: the “Elvis Presley’s ‘If I Can Dream’ with the Royal Philharmonic [Rare Test Pressing] Giveaway ” Sweepstakes Winner’s Name.
11. Official Rules.
To obtain a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope by February 1, 2016 to: Legacy Recordings, Rm. 1767, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022, Attention: the “Elvis Presley’s ‘If I Can Dream’ with the Royal Philharmonic [Rare Test Pressing] Giveaway” Sweepstakes Official Rules.
Sponsor is Sony Music Entertainment, 550 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10022.