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POPSUGAR’s “Enter For a Chance to Win Two Tickets to The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Los Angeles Premiere” (the “Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by POPSUGAR Inc. (owner and operator of popsugar.com) having an address of 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104 and Lionsgate (owner an operator of www.lionsgate.com) having an address of 2700 Colorado Ave, Santa Monica, CA 90404 (collectively the “Sponsor”).
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to permanent legal U.S. residents who physically reside in one of the fifty (50) United States of America or the District of Columbia, excluding Rhode Island and all U.S. territories and possessions and all overseas military installations and legal residents physically residing in Canada, excluding Quebec and who are at least eighteen (18) years of age and the age of majority at the time of entry. Officers, directors and employees of Sponsor, Lionsgate, and each of their respective affiliates, and any other entity involved in the development or administration of this Sweepstakes (all such individuals and entities collectively referred to herein as the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and the immediate family or household members of the foregoing, are not eligible to participate in or win the Sweepstakes. The winner will be required to sign an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release, where imposing such condition is legal a Publicity Release, 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. Sponsor and no other party is solely responsible for the promotion, administration, and execution of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, the collection of entries, and the selection of the winner. For clarification and the removal of doubt, Lionsgate is not responsible for the collection, submission or processing of entries, the administration of the Sweepstakes or the selection of winners.
HOW TO ENTER: No purchase is necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes. To enter you must navigate to the “Enter For a Chance to Win Two Tickets to the The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Los Angeles Premiere” landing page located at http://www.popsugar.com/31666394 and submit your first name, last name, and email, and zip code between 10:00am PDT on Wednesday, September 12, 2013 and 11:59pm PDT on Saturday September 21, 2013 (the “Entry Period”).
Alternative Method of Entry (“AMOE”): Rather than submit your entry online, you may alternatively enter the Sweepstakes by mail as follows. On a plain 8.5"x11" piece of paper legibly handprint or type your outfit selection, and on 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 entry and 3” x 5” card to: “Enter For a Chance to Win Two Tickets to The Hunger Games: Catching Fire Los Angeles Premiere Sweepstakes” POPSUGAR Inc., 111 Sutter Street, 8th Floor, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. To be considered eligible in the Sweepstakes, AMOE entries must be legible and postmarked not later than 1:00 pm PST Saturday, September 21, 2013 and received no later than 11:59 a.m. PST on Monday, September 23, 2013.
Limit one (1) entry per person.
PRIZES/WINNER SELECTION: At the end of the Entry Period, Sponsor will select one (1) Grand Prize winner in a random drawing from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. One (1) Grand Prize is available. The Grand Prize consists of two (2) tickets to "The Hunger Games: Catching Fire" premiere in Los Angeles, CA. Approximate retail value of the Grand Prize only is one hundred Dollars ($100). Prize is not redeemable for cash or transferable; and no substitution allowed except, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, for a prize of equal or greater value. Decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding with respect to all matters related to the Sweepstakes. In no event shall the Sponsor be obligated to award more prizes than the number of prizes stated in these Official Sweepstakes Rules. Winner and winner’s guest must be 18 or over. All Grand Prize-related travel arrangements will be administered by Grand Prize Winner. . The exact tickets dates will depend upon the date of “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Premiere (currently dates of premiere are scheduled to take place in early to mid November) Winner shall be responsible and liable for all federal, state and local taxes on the value of the prize and for all costs and expenses related to the Grand Prize that are not specifically mentioned herein, including, but not limited to: additional ground transportation, room service, parking fees, food, alcoholic beverages, tips, and gratuities. In the event that the premiere opportunity listed in the prize description does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons including but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, postponement, an event of force majeure, or for any other reason in Sponsor’s sole discretion, the remaining components of the Grand Prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s prize obligation to the Grand Prize winner, and no other or additional compensation will be awarded. In the event a winner and his or her guest engages in behavior that as determined by Sponsor is obnoxious or threatening, disruptive, inappropriate, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person (or if the Grand Prize winner and his or her guest has in the past engaged in such behavior and that becomes known to Sponsor), Sponsor reserves the right to send the winner home with no further compensation. To receive the name of the winner, or a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to Prize Fulfillment “Enter For a Chance to Win Two Tickets to the The Hunger Games: Catching Fire World Premiere”, POSUGAR, 111 Sutter Street, Suite 850, San Francisco, CA 94104. Specify winner's list or rules on your request.
WINNER HEREBY AGREES AND ACKNOWLEDGES ON BEHALF OF WINNER AND GUEST THAT ANY PHOTOS OR RECORDINGS OF “THE HUNGER GAMES: CATCHING FIRE” CAST AND/OR ANY OTHER CREW TAKEN BY WINNER AND/OR GUEST OR RECEIVED BY WINNER AND/OR GUEST MAY NOT BE USED IN ANY COMMERCIAL MANNER OR FOR ANY COMMERCIAL PURPOSE WHATSOEVER.
SELECTION: The winning entry will be chosen at random. The number of eligible entries received determines the odds of winning. The Sweepstakes will be conducted under the supervision of the Sponsor. The decisions of the Sponsor are final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The winner will be notified by email, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the method of notification. Winner must claim his/her prize within twenty-four (24) hours after of the time of notification of such prize. A Sweepstakes winner's failure to respond to the prize notification within the specified twenty-four hours 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. All entrants agree to abide by these Official Rules. All entries become the property of the Sponsor.
RELEASE AND INDEMNIFICATION: BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANTS FOREVER AND IRREVOCABLY AGREE TO DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS EACH OF THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE DIRECTORS, OFFICERS, EMPLOYEES, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (COLLECTIVELY “RELEASEES”) FROM AND AGAINST ANY AND ALL LIABILITIES, LOSSES, COSTS, EXPENSES, DAMAGES, RIGHTS, CLAIMS, LAWSUITS, PENALTIES, PROCEEDINGS, JUDGMENTS AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND ARISING IN WHOLE OR IN PART, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRY, PARTICIPATION OR IN ABILITY TO PARTICIPATE IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE REMOVAL FROM THE SITE OF, OR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS), OR RESULTING DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, FROM ACCEPTANCE, RECEIPT, DELIVERY, POSSESSION, ATTENDANCE AT, TRAVEL RELATED TO, DEFECT, USE, INABILITY TO USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION PERSONAL INJURY, DEATH, AND/OR PROPERTY DAMAGE, AS WELL AS CLAIMS BASED ON PUBLICITY RIGHTS, DEFAMATION, AND/OR INVASION OF PRIVACY.
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: IN NO EVENT WILL RELEASEES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, ARISING OUT OF ANY ACCESS TO AND/OR USE OF THE WEBSITE, THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEBSITE, THE REMOVAL FROM THE WEBSITE OF, OR DISCONTINUATION OF ACCESS TO, ANY MATERIALS, OR THE ACCEPTANCE, RECEIPT, DELIVERY, POSSESSION, ATTENDANCE AT, TRAVEL RELATED TO, DEFECT, USE, INABILITY TO USE OR MISUSE OF, OR ANY HARM RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE, RECEIPT, DELIVERY, POSSESSION, ATTENDANCE AT, TRAVEL RELATED TO, DEFECT, USE, INABILITY TO USE OR MISUSE OF, OR PARTICIPATION IN, ANY PRIZE AWARDED IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE SWEEPSTAKES, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED ON OR THROUGH THE WEBSITE ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND NON-INFRINGEMENT.
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 Rules, as determined in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Participation in the Sweepstakes is at entrant’s own risk. As a condition of redeeming the Grand Prize, and provided that the Grand Prize winner participates in attending “The Hunger Games: Catching Fire” Premiere, the Grand Prize winner hereby grants the Sweepstakes Entities the right to photograph and/or record his or her participation and performance at the premiere and use such recording, and the Grand Prize winner’s name, likeness, image, voice, statements, biographical data and performance in perpetuity, in any media or manner now existing or hereinafter devised in connection with the promotion or advertising without further compensation or the necessity for further consent. Releasees shall not be liable for 1) failed, returned or misdirected notifications based on inaccurate information provided by the winner on the entry page 2) 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, 3) 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, 4) 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 5) 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 the Grand Prize by the winner constitutes his/her permission for the Sponsor to use his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, 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 Rules and to conform to all federal, state and local laws and regulations. The winner and their guest may be required to execute and return to Sponsor within two (2) days an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and (where imposing such condition is legal) a Publicity Release and any additional documents required by Sponsor in connection with the possibility of attending the premiere. Winner may be required to furnish proof of identity, address and birth date in order to receive a prize. A potential Grand Prize winner and/or guest may also be required to submit to and pass a confidential background check. 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 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 entry page to such effect. Any dispute arising from or relating to the subject matter of this Competition shall be finally settled by arbitration in San Francisco County, California, using the English language in accordance with the Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures of Judicial Arbitration and Mediation Services, Inc. (“JAMS”) then in effect, by one commercial arbitrator with substantial experience in resolving commercial contract disputes, who shall be selected from the appropriate list of JAMS arbitrators in accordance with the Streamlined Arbitration Rules and Procedures of JAMS. Judgment upon the award so rendered may be entered in a court having jurisdiction or application may be made to such court for judicial acceptance of any award and an order of enforcement, as the case may be. Notwithstanding the foregoing, each party shall have the right to institute an action in a court of proper jurisdiction for injunctive or other equitable relief pending a final decision by the arbitrator. For all purposes of this Competition, the parties consent to exclusive jurisdiction and venue in the United States Federal Courts located in the Northern District of California.
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