“10 STAR CHALLENGE OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL” SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
“10 STAR CHALLENGE OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL” SWEEPSTAKES (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:01 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) on Sunday, January 20, 2013 and ends at 11:59 PM (PT) on Tuesday, January 29, 2013 (“Entry Period”). The Sweepstakes shall be subject to these Official Rules and by entering, all participants agree that they have read these Official Rules and to abide by and to be bound by the terms and conditions herein. False and/or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
REGARDLESS OF THE METHOD(S) OF ENTRY, ONLY ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
SPONSOR: Walt Disney Studios Motions Pictures, 500 S. Buena Vista Street, Burbank, CA 91521-0153.
ADMINISTRATOR: Terry Hines & Associates, 2550 Hollywood Way, #600, Burbank, CA 91505 is an independent judging and administering organization whose decisions are final and binding as to all aspects of this sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”).
ELIGIBILITY: SWEEPSTAKES OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AS OF DATE OF ENTRY. A PRIZE WON BY AN INDIVIDUAL WHO IS AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE BUT CONSIDERED A MINOR (“MINOR”) IN HIS OR HER LEGAL JURISDICTION OF RESIDENCY WILL BE AWARDED IN THE NAME OF SAID MINOR’S PARENT OR LEGAL GUARDIAN.
Employees of the Sponsor, Administrator, Starbucks Corporation (“Starbucks”) and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and related companies and agencies (collectively, the “Promotion Parties”), and their immediate families (defined as parents, children, siblings and spouse and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the household of same, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by all terms of these Official Rules.
All Federal, state and local rules and regulations apply. Void in Puerto Rico, all U.S. territories and possessions, overseas military installations and where prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES: There are two (2) methods of entering the Sweepstakes: via My Starbucks Reward who opt-in to participate in the 10 Star Challenge and by alternate means of entry as detailed below.
HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES VIA MY STARBUCKS REWARDS: To enter, My Starbucks Rewards members must opt-in to participate in the 10 Star Challenge via their online account on starbucks.com/account. Entrants who enroll must earn 10 Stars to obtain one (1) entry into the “Oz Sweeps.” ALL MY STARBUCKS REWARDS ENTRIES MUST BE RECEIVED BY11:59 PM PT ON January 29, 2013 TO BE ELIGIBLE. MSR Post Entry may be referred to herein individually as an “Entry” and collectively as “Entries.”
FREE ALTERNATE METHOD TO ENTER FOR SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY: To enter the sweepstakes through the alternate method, send your name, address, day and evening phone numbers, email address, and your age to OzSweepstakes@gmail.com with the Subject Line "10 Star Challenge Oz Great and Powerful Sweepstakes.” You will be entered into the Sweepstakes one (1) time for each submission received by 11:59 PM (PT) January 29, 2013. Proof of sending or emailing of entries will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, illegible, or misdirected, which will be disqualified.
The Promotion Parties, Internet server(s), Internet access provider(s), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information; human error; technical malfunctions; failures, omission, interruption, deletion, or defect of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer or cell phone device relating to or resulting from participation in this sweepstakes; inability to access any text message, email connection or web page, theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of Entries; Entries that are processed late or incorrectly or are incomplete or lost due to cellular device, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on the Internet or on any web site or email address, and/or cellular telephone lines; printing or other errors; and any Entries which are late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, undelivered, mutilated, illegible, or any combination thereof; or theft or destruction or corruption of Entries. Proof of submitting an Entry is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. Illegible, incomplete and duplicate Entries will be disqualified. All Entries become property of Sponsor and will not be returned. False and/or deceptive Entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules.
WINNER SELECTION: One (1) prospective winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received. Random drawing will be conducted on/about February 4, 2013 by representatives of the Sponsor or its designee, whose decisions are and shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The prospective prizewinner will be notified as follows: He/she will be notified within two (2) days of the drawing, via email. Such prospective winner will be required to respond to this notification, as directed, within two (2) days, verifying eligibility and providing his or her first and last name, date of birth, daytime telephone number and a valid mailing address (no post office boxes accepted) or his or her prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner selected at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable for any reason, the prize may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be awarded to an alternate winner in a subsequent random drawing. Prize is not transferable, assignable, or redeemable for cash. No substitution for the prize by the prizewinner will be allowed. Prize must be accepted as awarded. If necessary, due to unavailability of the prize or parts thereof for any reason, a prize of comparable value will be awarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
All Federal, state and local tax liabilities are the responsibility of the winner. Acceptance of the prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) for the Sponsor to use the winner’s name, likeness, biography, statements, and any other similar materials for marketing, promotional and publicity purposes without additional compensation or any limitation.
PRIZE: One (1) Prize will be awarded. The Prize consists of a trip for two (2) to Los Angeles, California, consisting of the following: (i) round-trip, coach-class airfare for two (2) from the major continental U.S. airport closest to winner’s home, as determined by Sponsor, two (2) tickets to attend the premiere of Oz the Great and Powerful, a three (3) days, two (2) nights stay at a local hotel, and transportation for two (2) to and from airport and hotel. Approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize is $2,000.00. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive the difference between actual and approximate retail value. Odds of winning the Sweepstakes depends upon the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The Prize is not transferable. No prize, cash or other substitutions allowed except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as otherwise provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if an advertised prize becomes unavailable.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY: Releasees shall not be liable to the winner or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Releasees’ sole control.
GENERAL: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that the Releasees may use any information provided in the Entries, including but not limited to entrant’s MSR handle, name, biographical information, without limitation, for marketing purposes in connection with the motion picture “Oz the Great and Powerful” without further consideration or payment, where permitted by law. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that Releasees shall not be liable for personal injuries, death, damages, expenses or costs or losses of any kind resulting from participation or inability to participate in this Sweepstakes or acceptance of or use or inability to use a prize or parts thereof including, without limitation, claims, suits, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light (whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. Winner releases the Releasees from any and all liability and responsibility with respect to a prize (including any property loss, damage, personal injury or death). Winner acknowledges the aforementioned individuals and entities have neither made nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, related to the prize.
If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any email address, web site or cellular telephone number or service associated therewith (or any portion(s) thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of Entries in accordance with these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to award the prize from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at http://disney.go.com/thewizard/. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR EMAIL ADDRESS, CELLULAR TELEPHONE NUMBER OR SERVICE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
If a dispute arises about who submitted a MSR Post Entry, the MSR Post Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the MSR account posting. The authorized account holder for MSR Post Entry is deemed the natural person who is assigned to a MSR account by MSR. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the MSR account associated with the winning MSR Post Entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
NOTE: Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or email address, including, but not limited to, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. The use of any device or software to automate the Entry process is prohibited.
WINNERS LIST/OFFICIAL RULES: For an Official Winners List (available after 2/28/13), or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “OZ THE GREAT AND POWERFUL” SWEEPSTAKES - WINNERS LIST
OFFICIAL RULES (please specify Official Winners’ List or Official Rules), (90 Broad St. STE. 901, New York, NY 10004). Residents of Vermont may omit return postage on all requests. Official Rules are also available during the Entry Period at http://www.starbucks.com/card/rewards.
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