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The POPSUGAR “Support Breast Cancer Awareness with Warriors in Pink Sweepstakes” (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by POPSUGAR Inc. (owner and operator of www.popsugar.com) and having an address of 111 Sutter Street, Ste. 850, San Francisco, CA 94104 and Ford, Inc., having an address of P.O. Box No.6248, Dearborn, MI 48126 (collectively, “Sponsors”). Entrant’s registration and participation in the Sweepstakes shall be governed by the terms and conditions contained herein (the “Official Sweepstakes Rules”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to POPSUGAR Must Have Subscription holders who are permanent, legal residents physically residing in one of the fifty (50) United States of America and the District of Columbia, excluding Colorado, Maryland, Nebraska, North Dakota, Vermont, all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations. All entrants must be the age of majority in their respective state as of the date of entry. Employees of Sponsor and its respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members (defined as spouses and biological, adoptive or step-parents, legal guardians, children, siblings, or grandparents, their respective spouses and any dependent under federal income tax law) or household members are not eligible to participate in or win the Sweepstakes. Winners may be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility and complete relevant tax forms as a condition to the delivery of the applicable prize. Void where prohibited by law. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply.
HOW TO ENTER:
To enter, you must navigate to the Sweepstakes entry post, located at: http://www.popsugar.com/warriorsinpink and submit your first and last name and your email address between 6:00 PM PST on Tuesday, October 8, 2013, and 11:59 PM PST on Thursday, October 31, 2013 (the “Entry Period”). By entering online, you agree to receive emails from Sponsors.
If you choose to enter using your mobile phone, standard data fees may apply. Please refer to your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet Service Provider will apply. All entries become the property of the Sponsor. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to disqualify any entries that it believes in good faith are generated by an automated program or via scripts or otherwise violate these Official Sweepstakes Rules. By participating, all entrants agree to abide by these Official Sweepstakes Rules
Alternative Method of Entry (“AMOE”): You may also enter the Sweepstakes by mail as follows: on a plain, 3” x 5” index card, legibly handprint or type your first name, last name, date of birth, complete address, city, state, zip code, home phone number (including area code), and email address (if any) and mail your completed 3” x 5” card to: “Support Breast Cancer Awareness with Warriors in Pink Sweepstakes Sweepstakes” POPSUGAR Inc, 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. To be considered eligible in the Sweepstakes, AMOE entries must be postmarked no later than Thursday, October 31, 2013.
Only one (1) entry per person, per household, and per email address is permitted. All entries become property of Sponsors.
PRIZE: At the end of the Entry Period, there will be one (1) drawing in which one (1) potential Grand Prize winner shall be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period by employees or representatives of the Sponsors to receive the Grand Prize of: one $250 American Express Gift Card and one (1) $250 donation in your name to one (1) of the four (4) breast cancer charities supported by Warriors In Pink, including The Pink Fund, Susan G Komen, Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation, and/or Young Survival Coalition, to be determined by Ford.
The retail value of the Grand Prize is $500.00. The gift card is subject to certain terms, conditions and restrictions, which will be disclosed on the face of the gift card. The Sponsors are not responsible if any gift card is lost, stolen, destroyed, or used without permission. If the gift card is lost, stolen, destroyed, or used without permission, it will not be replaced. If a Grand Prize winner forfeits or does not claim the prize, prize will be re-awarded, in Sponsors’ sole discretion. Other restrictions may apply. Decisions of Sponsors are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Sweepstakes. All prizes will be awarded. In no event shall the Sponsors be obligated to award more prizes than the number of prizes stated in these Official Sweepstakes Rules. No substitutions (including for cash) are permitted, except that Sponsors reserve the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater monetary value for any prize. Winners shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state, and local taxes on the value of their prize. If required by Sponsors, the winner must complete and return to Sponsors an IRS Form W-9 that reflects winner’s Taxpayer Identification Number or Social Security Number. The winner will receive from Sponsors an IRS form 1099-MISC at the end of the calendar year, and a copy of such form will also be filed with the IRS. To receive a complete list of winners or a copy of the Official Sweepstakes Rules: send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to Prize Fulfillment, POPSUGAR, Inc., 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. Specify winner's list or rules in your request. Please allow 6-8 weeks for prize delivery.
SELECTION: At the end of the Entry Period, the winning entry will be chosen at random by POPSUGAR employees. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the person submitting the entry, the entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the person in whose name the entrant’s email address is registered. The Sweepstakes will be conducted under the supervision of Sponsors. The decisions of Sponsors are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Winner will be notified via the email address provided during entry within three (3) business days of the end of the Entry Period. Sponsors reserve the right to determine and alter the method of notification. Winners must claim their prize within three (3) business days after the date of notification of such prize. A Sweepstakes winner's failure to respond to the prize notification within the specified three (3) business days will be considered such Sweepstakes winner’s forfeiture of the prize and an alternate winner may be selected from the pool of eligible entries. If an entrant is found to be ineligible, an alternate winner may also be selected from the pool of eligible entries. Sponsor reserves the right to ship prizes directly to the email and/or mailing address provided by winners during their entry to the Sweepstakes. Each entry submitted in response to the Sweepstakes and in accordance with these Official Sweepstakes Rules will constitute an official entry. Only one (1) entry per person is permitted. All entrants agree to abide by these Official Sweepstakes Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsors.
GENERAL CONDITIONS AND RELEASES: An entrant or winner may be disqualified from the Sweepstakes if he or she fails to comply with each provision of these Official Sweepstakes Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Sweepstakes is at entrant’s own risk. By receipt of any Prize, the applicable winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsors and their respective partners, subsidiaries, affiliated entities, employees, directors, officers, agents or representatives (collectively, “Releasees”). Releasees shall not be liable for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the Sweepstakes entry form) entries and responses to winner notifications which are lost, late, incomplete, illegible, unintelligible, postage-due, misdirected, damaged or otherwise not received by the intended recipient in whole or in part or for computer or technical error of any kind, 2) any electronic miscommunications or failures, technical hardware or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions which may limit an entrant's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, 3) any technical malfunctions of the telephone network, computer on-line system, computer equipment, software, program malfunctions or other failures, delayed computer transactions or network connections that are human, mechanical or technical in nature, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from downloading any part of this Sweepstakes or 4) any warranty of fitness or merchantability of any Prize or the function or operation thereof. Releasees do not make any, and hereby disclaims any and all, representations or warranties of any kind regarding any Prize. Unless prohibited by applicable law, the acceptance of a Prize by the winner constitutes his/her permission for the Sponsor to use his/her name, address (state) biographical information and testimonials for advertising and/or publicity purposes in connection with this Sweepstakes only, worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation. By entering or accepting a Prize in the Sweepstakes, winner agrees to be bound by these Official Sweepstakes Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. The winner will be required to execute and return to Sponsor within five (5) business days an Affidavit of Eligibility and Publicity Release and (where imposing such condition is legal) and any additional documents required by Sponsor in connection with the possibility of receiving a Prize. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive a Prize. Any person attempting to defraud or in any way tamper with this Sweepstakes will be ineligible for Prizes and may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Sweepstakes Rules in any way or at any time. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, cancel or suspend this Sweepstakes should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control corrupts the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes, or for any reason that Sponsor believes in good faith would be fair to the entrants and the conduct of the Sweepstakes. In the event of cancellation or suspension, Sponsor shall promptly post a notice on the Sweepstakes page to such effect. This Sweepstakes shall be governed by California law without regard to its conflicts of laws provisions. By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants hereby irrevocably consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the state and federal courts of San Francisco, California for any dispute or litigation arising from or relating to this Sweepstakes.