Chase Bank USA – 1,000 Nights of Summer 2017 – Win 1 of 1,000 night stays at any category 1-9 Marriott property valued at $375 each
1,000 NIGHTS OF SUMMER 2017 SWEEPSTAKES (THE “SWEEPSTAKES”)
No Purchase or Obligation Necessary to Enter or Claim a Prize. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.
This Promotion is in no way sponsored or endorsed by any social media site, with the exception of Facebook (please see How to Enter section 3.2 below for further details).
1. SWEEPSTAKES DATES :
The Sweepstakes begins on April 25, 2017 at 12:00:00 PM (Noon) Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on June 30, 2017 at 11:59:59 PM ET (the “Sweepstakes Period”). For purposes of this Sweepstakes, a “day” is defined as a 24-hour period, beginning at 12:00:00 AM ET and ending at 11:59:59 PM ET except for the first day of the Sweepstakes where a day is defined as beginning at 12:00:00 PM (Noon) ET and ending at 11:59:59 PM ET. The Sponsor’s computer, or that of its designee, runs the official clock for the Sweepstakes and will solely determine the time by which an entry is received.
2. ELIGIBILITY :
Sweepstakes is open to  legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia, who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the time of entry; and  who have a Marriott Rewards membership. Employees of Chase Bank USA, N.A., and Marriott International Inc. (“Marriott”), and their respective parent companies, related subsidiaries and affiliated companies, prize suppliers, and advertising and promotion agencies including Millennium Communications, Inc and Marden-Kane, Inc. and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders, and employees, and the immediate families (spouse, and parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses regardless of where they live) (collectively “Releasees”), and individuals living in the same households, whether related or not, of the above, are not eligible to enter or win a prize. Each Entrant by participating in the Sweepstakes agrees to be bound by the Official Rules and that of the Sponsor’s decisions. Void outside of the United States, in Puerto Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
3. HOW TO ENTER :
To enter the Sweepstakes you’ll first need to become a Marriott Rewards member. If you are not a member, go to www.marriott.com/rewards to become a member. Marriott Rewards membership is free. By submitting your information and creating a Marriott Rewards account, you agree to the Marriott Rewards program terms and conditions and privacy notice. If you do not agree to such terms and conditions and privacy notice, you cannot become a Marriott Rewards member, or participate in this Sweepstakes.
There are three (3) ways to enter:
3.1 – Via Sweepstakes Site:
Go to the Sweepstakes registration page located at: www.1000NightsOfSummer.com (the “Web Site”) any time during the Sweepstakes Period. Complete the required information on the entry form, which may include, among other things, full name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, your Marriott Rewards number and related registration information as prompted. Entrant must complete the entry form with all required information and click “ENTER NOW” for the entry to be eligible.
3.2 – Via Facebook:
3.3 – Automatic Entry Using your Chase Marriott Rewards ® Premier card :
To enter the Sweepstakes via Automatic Entry you’ll first need to register. Go to the Sweepstakes registration page located at: www.1000NightsOfSummer.com (the “Web Site”) any time during the Sweepstakes Period. Complete the required information on the entry form, which may include, among other things, full name, mailing address, e-mail address, telephone number, your Marriott Rewards number and related registration information as prompted. Entrant must complete the entry form with all required information and click “ENTER NOW” for the entry to be eligible.
Chase Marriott Rewards® Premier cardmembers who register for the promotion will be able to earn entries every time they use their Chase Marriott Rewards® Premier credit card to make a purchase at a merchant location in the U.S. during the Sweepstakes Period. Regardless of date of registration, once registered on the Web Site, each purchase made during the Sweepstakes Period, beginning from the Sweepstakes Start Date, will be included as an entry. Only purchases made with a Chase Marriott Rewards® Premier credit card that is not in default under the cardmember agreement for that account during the Sweepstakes Period are eligible. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted a particular cardmember entry, such entry will be deemed to be submitted by the primary cardmember. ATM transactions, account adjustment transactions/returns, cash advances, balance transfers, non-U.S.-dollar purchases, Interlink ®-processed transactions, purchases authorized by entering a PIN (Personal Identification Number) are excluded from automatic entry. Other restrictions and exclusions may apply. Chase Marriott Rewards® Premier credit cards or card numbers that are stolen, fraudulent, tampered with, or otherwise altered are not eligible.
Enter as often as you wish, however, any entries made through any robotic, automatic, mechanical, programmed or similar entry duplication method are ineligible and will be disqualified. By submitting an entry, Entrant agrees to comply with the Sweepstakes Official Rules. Entries may only be submitted by a single Entrant. Entries that do not comply with these Official Rules, as determined in Sponsor and/or Administrator’s sole discretion, will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. Decisions of the Sponsor and/or Administrator are final and binding.
4. RANDOM DRAWING :
On or about July 20, 2017 a random drawing from among all eligible entries received will be conducted by Marden-Kane, Inc., an independent judging organization. Decisions of the Sponsor will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
5. PRIZES :
One Thousand (1,000) Grand Prizes: a one (1) night stay at any category 1 – 9 Marriott property. Prize will be awarded as a Marriott Rewards Free Night Stay E-Certificate valid for hotels in categories 1-9 locations (log on to MarriottRewards.com or call 800-321-7396 to book your E-Certificate). The E-Certificate must be redeemed within 12 months from date of issue. E-Certificates may not be transferred, extended beyond the expiration date, or re-credited for points. Please allow 8 weeks after a winner receive his/her winner notification email for the Free Night Stay E-Certificate to be automatically deposited into the winner’s Marriott Rewards Account. Prize is subject to the terms and conditions of the Marriott Rewards Program. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $375.00 each. See additional conditions of Grand Prize below. Total ARV of all prizes $375,000.00.
The odds of winning a prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the entire Sweepstakes Period. Limit one (1) prize per person. In no event will more prizes be awarded than those listed in these Official Rules. Winners are responsible for the payment of all taxes on the prizes. All details of prizes not specified herein shall be determined solely by Sponsor and/or Marriott. Winners cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person. Except as provided herein, no cash or prize substitution is allowed except at the discretion of Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize (or prize component) with one of comparable or greater value. If prize cannot be awarded due to circumstances beyond the control of Sponsor and/or prize provider, a substitute prize of equal or greater retail value will be awarded; provided, however, that if prizes are awarded but unclaimed or forfeited by recipient, prize may not be re-awarded, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. By accepting prize, Prize winners acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules.
Additional conditions of prize:
Transportation to/from winner’s home/hotel is NOT included in the prize and is the responsibility of the winner.
Winner must possess and is responsible for obtaining valid ID or other required documentation for hotel check-in.
Winner is responsible for obtaining any travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) that they may wish to obtain at their own expense and hereby acknowledges that the Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance.
Winner is bound by the terms and conditions of the hotel and other third party service providers used in connection with the Prize.
Sponsor is not responsible if Free Night Stay E-Certificate is lost, stolen, or misplaced by Winner and will not be replaced if booked reservation is missed or cancelled for any reason.
The Prize does not include any other incidentals not mentioned in these Official Rules such as, but not limited to, ground transportation, baggage fees, beverages, food, gratuities and tips, insurance, laundry service, merchandise, parking, room service, service charges, souvenirs and telephone calls. All other expenses not stated herein as part of the prize are the winner’s sole responsibility.
Hotel stay must be completed within six (6) months of Free Night Stay E-Certificate being placed in the winner’s Marriott Rewards account. Actual value of the prize depends on winner’s selection of a Marriott property location and time of travel. Other restrictions may apply.
The Winner must provide the hotel with a valid credit card for incidentals (including room service, mini-bar and pay-per-view television) and/or damages to the hotel room.
Certain restrictions and blackout dates may apply.
6. WINNER NOTIFICATION:
Winners will receive an email on or about August 15, 2017 notifying them that they have won with instructions on how to claim and use the free night’s stay. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants, or, if minors in his/her state of jurisdiction, their parent or legal guardian, agree to the use by Sponsor and its designees of their names, entry submission, and photographs/likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes for this and similar promotions, worldwide, and in perpetuity, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised (including and without limitation, the Internet) without additional compensation except where prohibited by law. In no event will more prizes be awarded than those listed in these Official Rules. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes are to be directed to the Sponsor at the address below, not Marriott. If a potential Winner (i) cannot be contacted after a reasonable attempt has been made by Administrator (as determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion); (ii) refuses the prize; and/or (iii) the prize or prize notification is rejected or returned as undeliverable, such potential winner forfeits all rights to be deemed a winner in the Sweepstakes and receive the prize, then that potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected through a random drawing by the Administrator from the remaining entries. Prizes must be accepted as awarded. Except where prohibited by law, the winner’s entry and acceptance of the prize constitutes permission for the Sponsor to use said winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, and biographical information without further compensation.
7. CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
Use of any automated entry software is prohibited. Electronically reproduced, mechanically reproduced, illegible, incomplete or inaccurate entries are void. By participating, Entrants agree to comply with these Official Rules including all eligibility requirements. In case of a dispute as to the owner of an online entry, online entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder from which the entry is made. Caution: Any attempt by an Entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any online service or web site or undermine the legitimate operation of this 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 and/or other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision.
8. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to release, indemnify and hold harmless Releasees, and each of their respective agents, representatives, officers, directors, shareholders and employees from and against any injuries, losses, damages, claims, actions and any liability of any kind resulting from or arising from participation in the Sweepstakes or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or nonuse of the prize (including any travel or travel-related activity thereto) that may be awarded. This Sweepstakes and these Official Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Delaware without regard to its principles of conflicts of law. Jurisdiction and venue shall be solely within the State of Delaware. Releasees are not responsible for technical, computer, mechanical, printing, typographical, human or other errors relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes related materials; or for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed or illegible entries or; for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, fail to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly or are lost for any reason including computer, telephone, paper transfer, or process any transaction thereon. If in the Sponsor’s opinion, for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Sweepstakes, or if computer viruses, bugs, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or technical difficulties or failures compromise or corrupt or affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsors reserve the right at their sole discretion to disqualify any individual (and void his/her entry and/or prevent him/her from future participation) who tampers with the entry process and/or who is acting in violation of these Official Rules, to modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, or to terminate the Sweepstakes and at Sponsor’s discretion conduct the judging to award the prize using all eligible non suspect transactions and entries received as of the termination date. As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that: a.) under no circumstances will Entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrants hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; b.) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and c.) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and in no event shall Entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs. Sponsor reserves the right to modify prize award procedures at their discretion.
Information collected from Entrants is used only for the purpose of awarding prizes, operating the Sweepstakes consistent with the Official Rules and to notify Winners, and will not be re-used, sold or shared in any manner by Sponsor or any third parties unless Entrant has opted-in to receive additional information and promotional material from Sponsor or a third party. Once the Sweepstakes, including any known or unknown extensions of the Sweepstakes, has ended, all information supplied by Entrants will be removed from the database.
10. WHO WON :
To request the list of winners, send an e-mail with subject line: 1,000 Nights of Summer 2017 Sweepstakes to email@example.com. Requests must be received no later than July 31, 2017. The list will be sent when the drawing has been conducted and the winners verified.
11. SPONSOR :
Chase Bank USA, N.A., P.O. Box 17198, Wilmington, DE 19850-7198.
Sweepstakes Administrator: Marden-Kane, Inc., 195 Froehlich Farm Blvd. Woodbury, NY 11797.
This promotion is in no way sponsored or endorsed by any social media site, with the exception of Facebook. You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor. Any information provided is being provided to the Sponsor and not any social media site. Exception Facebook is a method of entry (please see How to Enter section 3-2 above). Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes are to be directed to Sponsor at the address above and not to Marriott or Facebook, or any other social media site.
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