Black and Mild – Win a tons of great prizes from Hours of leisure instant win game by September 20, 2015!
BLACK AND MILD HOURS OF LEISURE INSTANT WIN GAME
ENDING ON September 20, 2015, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET
Black and Mild Hours of Leisure Instant Win Game (the “Instant Win Game”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (excluding Massachusetts, Michigan and Virginia) and the District of Columbia who are smokers and at least twenty-one (21) years old at the time of entry.
Noncompliance with any of the above eligibility requirements will result in disqualification. The Instant Win Game is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void in Massachusetts, Michigan, Virginia and where prohibited. Participation in the Instant Win Game constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Presenter’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Instant Win Game. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
John Middleton Co., 6601 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230. Administrator: HelloWorld, Inc., One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069.
The Instant Win Game begins on July 13, 2015, at or around 1:00:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on September 20, 2015, at 11:59:59 p.m. ET (the “Promotion Period”). For the purposes of this Instant Win Game a day (“Day”) is defined as beginning at 12:00:00 a.m. ET and ending at 11:59:59 a.m. ET. Each Day is split into twelve (12) prize periods (each a “Prize Period”) as outlined in the chart below. The prize available to be won depends on the Prize Period during which an Instant Win Game play is received.
Prize Period Start Time End Time
• 1 -1:00:00 a.m ET – 2:59:59 a.m ET
• 2 – 3:00:00 a.m ET – 4:59:59 a.m ET
• 3 – 5:00:00 a.m ET – 6:59:59 a.m ET
• 4 – 7:00:00 a.m ET- 8:59:59 a.m ET
• 5 – 9:00:00 a.m ET – 10:59:59 a.m ET
• 6 – 11:00:00 a.m ET – 12:59:59 p.m ET
• 7 – 1:00:00 p.m ET – 2:59:59 p.m ET
• 8 – 3:00:00 p.m ET – 4:59:59 p.m ET
• 9 – 5:00:00 p.m ET – 6:59:59 p.m ET
• 10 – 7:00:00 p.m ET – 8:59:59 p.m ET
• 11 – 9:00:00 p.m ET – 10:59:59 p.m ET
• 12 – 11:00:00 p.m ET – 12:59:59 a.m ET
The last Prize Period 12 on September 20, 2015 will end at 11:59:59 p.m. ET. Administrator’s computer is the official timekeeping device for the Instant Win Game.
4. HOW TO ENTER
To play the Instant Win Game, you must first become a registered user at www.blackandmild.com.If you are not a registered user, go to www.blackandmild.com and follow the instructions to register. Once you have registered, you can log on to www.blackandmild.com during the Promotion Period and proceed to the Instant Win Game page to receive one (1) Instant Win Game play per Day. Follow the links and instructions to play the Instant Win Game. The Instant Win Game results will be instantly displayed. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be provided directions for validation. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.
Limit: Each entrant may play one (1) time per Day during the Promotion Period. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of plays by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods, will void that entrant’s plays and that entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Presenter is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, or misdirected registrations, which will be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to any registration or play, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant or player. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, Internet service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
5. ALL POTENTIAL WINNING PLAYS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY PRESENTER OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE FINAL AND BINDING. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE INSTANT WIN GAME SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING PLAY HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. PRESENTER WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY PLAY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE PLAY, IS VOID, AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.
6. INSTANT WIN GAME WINNER SELECTION AND VERIFICATION OF POTENTIAL WINNERS
Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Instant Win Game and the selection of potential winners are final and binding. There will be seventeen thousand eight hundred eighty (17,880) random, computer-generated winning times during the Promotion Period. Winning times for each prize will only be generated during the applicable Prize Period. If you are the first person to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly generated times, you will be a potential instant winner of the prize indicated. If any potential winner cannot be contacted or if prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize. Prizes will be shipped to the mailing address on record with the Presenter. In the event that a potential winner of any prize valued over $25 is disqualified for any reason, Presenter will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible second chance drawing entries (an eligible second chance drawing entry is an Instant Win Game play received during the Promotion Period). There will be up to five (5) alternate drawings after which the applicable prize will remain unawarded. Unclaimed prizes valued at $25 or less will not be awarded. Prizes will be fulfilled approximately 10-12 weeks after the conclusion of the Instant Win Game.
• TWO HUNDRED EIGHTY (280) PRIZE PERIOD 1 PRIZES: A PopLite® Hot Air Corn Popper. ARV: $29.99. ONE HUNDRED FORTY (140) PRIZE PERIOD 2 PRIZES: A Crosley Cruiser. ARV: $99.95.
• HUNDRED EIGHTY (280) PRIZE PERIOD 3 PRIZES: A Fujifilm Instax Mini Camera. ARV: $174.74.
• SEVEN HUNDRED (700) PRIZE PERIOD 4 PRIZES: A New York Shaving Company™ Kit. ARV: $45.
• ONE THOUSAND FIFTY (1,050) PRIZE 5 PERIOD PRIZES: A Winsome Wood Breakfast Tray. ARV: $29.99.
• THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED (3,500) PRIZE 6 PERIOD PRIZES: Your Majesty’s Bathrobe. ARV: $35.
• FIVE THOUSAND (5,000) PRIZE PERIOD 7 PRIZES: The Art & Style Cigar Holder. ARV: $15.
• ONE THOUSAND FOUR HUNDRED (1,400) PRIZE PERIOD 8 PRIZES: Hide Outta Sight Sunglasses. ARV: $5.
• THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED (3,500) PRIZE 9 PERIOD PRIZES: The Proper Pocket Watch. ARV: $50.
• ONE THOUSAND FIFTY (1,050) PRIZE PERIOD 10 PRIZES: The Modern Cigar Ashtray. ARV: $10.
• SIX HUNDRED THIRTY (630) PRIZE PERIOD 11 PRIZES: A Vivitar® Mini Refrigerator. ARV $104.
• THREE HUNDRED FIFTY (350) PRIZE PERIOD 12 PRIZES: Trademark Games™ 3-in-1 Set. ARV: $59.99.
For All Prizes: Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of prizes available divided by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays during the applicable Prize Period. No cash or other substitution, assignment or transfer of any prizes permitted, except by Presenter, who reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with cash or another prize of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied, offered by Presenter. TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES: $610,823.40. Limit: Two (2) Instant Win Game Prizes per person.
Except where prohibited, participation in the Instant Win Game constitutes winner’s consent to Presenter’s use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions, biographical information, hometown, and state for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.
9. GENERAL CONDITIONS
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS INSTANT WIN GAME IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, PRESENTER RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Presenter will not be responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected or mutilated mail, misdirected email, or for any technical problems, faulty, lost, garbled, incomplete, incorrect or mistranscribed data transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, technical hardware or software failures of any kind including any injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in or experiencing any materials in connection with this Instant Win Game. Presenter is not responsible for malfunctions or breakdown of any network systems, unavailable service connections, lost, incomplete, faulty network connectivity of any kind, failures of any service providers, or any combination thereof, which may limit a person’s ability to participate in this Instant Win Game. Proof of game play will not be deemed to be proof of participation by Presenter. Presenter reserves the right to suspend, cancel or modify the Instant Win Game if it cannot be executed as planned for any reason including, but not limited to, if fraud or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Instant Win Game, or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper play of the Instant Win Game as determined by Presenter and/or the independent judging organization, in their sole discretion. If the Instant Win Game is so cancelled or modified, Presenter reserves the right to award prizes from among all eligible entries received prior to such action (assuming a sufficient number of entries are received) in a random drawing, and Presenter shall have no further obligation to any participant in connection with this Instant Win Game. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed or the like methods of participation will void all such submissions. Presenter and/or Administrator reserves the right to prohibit the participation of an individual if fraud or tampering is suspected or if the participant fails to comply with any requirement of participation as stated herein or with any provision in these Official Rules. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming, or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Presenter reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, unawarded and eligible prize claims.
By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Presenter, its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotion agencies including HelloWorld, Inc., and each of their respective officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”) from and against any losses, damages, rights, claim, or cause of action of any kind arising, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, out of participation in the Instant Win Game or resulting, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of any prize awarded in connection with the Instant Win Game, including without limitation personal injury, death, and/or property damage, as well as claims based on publicity rights, defamation, and/or invasion of privacy.
11. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY
The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Instant Win Game; (2) technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, or network hardware, or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Instant Win Game; (4) technical or human error that may occur in the administration of the Instant Win Game or the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property that may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Instant Win Game, or receipt or use of any prize or while traveling to or from any prize-related activity. If for any reason an entrant’s game play is confirmed to have been corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another game play in the Instant Win Game, if it is possible.
Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Instant Win Game or any prizes awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (ii) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Instant Win Game but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Presenter in connection with the Instant Win Game, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.
13. ENTRANT’S PERSONAL INFORMATION
14. WINNER LIST
For a list, visit http://bit.ly/1ChMqYz. The winner list will be posted no later than one month after the end of the Promotion Period or after prizes have been awarded.
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