Bayer – Win 5,000 cash and more weekly prizes by January 24, 2016 – Weekly !
ASP TELL US YOUR COLD TRUTH SWEEPSTAKES
ENDING AT 11:59:59 PM ET on January 24, 2016
1. HOW TO ENTER:
There are two (2) ways to enter the Sweepstakes:
(1) Online Entry:
To enter online, participants need to go to the www.TheColdTruth.com (“Website”) during the Sweepstakes Period (defined below). Complete and submit the entry form with all required information (which will include your full name, full address, city, state, email, date of birth, and telephone number on the entry submission page), choose your Cold Truth from the dropdown menu or enter your own, and agree to the Official Rules. OR
Participants may also enter the Sweepstakes by hand printing your full name, address (including city, state and zip code), daytime telephone number, date of birth and e-mail address (optional), along with what is your Cold Truth, on a 3 ½” x 5” card and mailing it in an envelope with proper postage affixed to: Bayer® ASP Tell Us Your Cold Truth Sweepstakes, PO Box 2713, Grand Rapids, MN 55745-2713. Limit one (1) mail-in entry per outer envelope. Entries must be received by the Entry Deadline/Received By dates set forth in the Chart in Section 3 for each Sweepstakes Drawing Period.
Limit: One (1) entry per person per week regardless of the method of entry. However, participants who click on the Facebook icon on the Website confirmation page to “share” the Sweepstakes on Facebook will automatically receive one (1) additional entry into the Sweepstakes. Limit one (1) additional share entry per person/email address per week.
This Sweepstakes is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook. By entering, you are providing the information to Sponsor, and not to Facebook.
This Sweepstakes is offered and open to persons who are legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia; and (c) at least 18 years old or age of majority, whichever is older in their state of residence, at the date of entry in this Sweepstakes. This Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, all US territories and possessions, outside the U.S. and where prohibited by law.
3. SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD
The Sweepstakes begins on November 16, 2015 at 12:01:00 AM ET and ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on January 24, 2016
Each week throughout the Sweepstakes Period, the entries received in each week in accordance with the Chart above will be pooled into ten (10) separate weekly drawing pools (each, a “Weekly Drawing Pool”). Additionally, each entry received in a Weekly Drawing Pool will also receive one (1) entry into the Grand Prize drawing pool (“Grand Prize Drawing Pool”) simultaneously. Non-winning entries from any particular Weekly Drawing Pool will NOT be carried over to subsequent Weekly Drawing Pools.
There will be one prize each week of the Sweepstakes Period as set forth in the Chart above and a Grand Prize.
• Week 1:Weekend Getaway for 2 – prize includes one night hotel accommodations within 150 miles radius driving distance from winner’s home and $500 Visa Gift Card to be used towards dinner for two (2). ARV: $2,000.
• Week 2: Holiday Meal. Prize to be awarded as a Visa gift card to winner’s preferred store to be used for the purchase of groceries to be used for a Holiday Dinner. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 3:Shopping Spree. Prize to be awarded as a gift certificate to winner’s preferred store. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 4: One Year of Cleaning service to be awarded as a gift certificate to winner’s preferred cleaning service. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 5: Apple iWatch. ARV: $599.00.
• Week 6: Spa retreat getaway to include a visit to winner’s preferred spa of their choice within 150 miles of winner’s home plus a spa gift basket to include plush towels, robe and slippers. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 7: New wardrobe. Prize to include a gift certificate to major retailer of winner’s choice. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 8: One-year Gym Membership to be awarded as a gift certificate to winner’s local gym of their choice. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 9: Ultra Premium Mattress and Bedding. Prize to include a voucher to a local store in winner’s area that sells mattresses and a $500 gift card to Bed Bath and Beyond. ARV: $2,000.
• Week 10: Samsung 60” Smart TV. ARV: $1,800. Total approximate retail value of all Prizes to be awarded in this Sweepstakes is $18,399.00.
• The Grand Prize: $5,000 cash.
5. PRIZE RESRICTIONS
Certain terms and restrictions may apply and will be furnished upon prize delivery. No assignment, transfer, conversion to cash or substitution of a Prize is permitted, except Administrator reserves the right to substitute a Prize with a prize of comparable or greater value should a Prize or its components become unavailable. Prizes are solely for personal use and may not be used in conjunction with any other promotion. All Prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sweepstakes Entities.
6. ODDS/DRAWING /WINNER NOTIFICATION
Prize will be awarded by random drawings. Odds of winning a Weekly Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received in each Weekly Drawing Period. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received in the Grand Prize Drawing Period. The random Weekly Prize drawings will take place on or about on the dates set forth in the Chart in Section1 above. The Grand Prize drawing will take place on February 2, 2016. The Prize drawings will be conducted by Administrator, whose decisions are final and binding in all respects. Potential Prize winners (the “Prize Winners”) will be notified by email and/or by phone within 7 days from the drawing date. If a potential Prize Winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been made during five (5) business days from the first notification attempt, such person may be disqualified, with an alternate Prize Winner selected in accordance with these Official Rules. Only two attempts for new alternates per Prize will be conducted. If attempts fail, unclaimed Prize will not be awarded.
7. PRIZE TAXES
All federal, state, local and other tax obligations arising from this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, winning a Prize, will be the sole responsibility of each Prize Winner.
8. AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY /LIABILITY RELEASE AND PUBLICITY RELEASE
Prize Winner may be required to complete, execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, and where lawful, a Publicity Release (collectively, the “Release Forms”) within five (5) days of receipt of such Release Forms via notification of winning correspondence. Failure to return Release Forms in a timely manner, or if a Prize notification or a Prize is returned as non-deliverable, or if a Prize Winner is found not to be eligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, may result in disqualification with an alternate Prize Winner selected in accordance with these Official Rules.
9. PUBLICITY RELEASE TERMS
Except where prohibited by law, a Prize Winner’s acceptance of a Prize constitutes permission for the Sweepstakes Entities its licensors and owners to use Prize Winner’s name, photograph, likeness, statements, biographical information, voice, and address (city and state) worldwide and in all forms of media, in perpetuity, without further compensation.
10. IMPROPER CONDUCT
Administrator, in its sole discretion, may disqualify any entrant from participation in or use of any or all portions of this Sweepstakes, and refuse to award a Prize or any part of a Prize, if entrant engages in any conduct Administrator deems to be improper, unfair or otherwise adverse to the operation of the Sweepstakes or detrimental to other entrants of the Sweepstakes. Such improper conduct includes, without limitation, falsifying personal information required during entrant registration or Prize claim, violating any term or condition stated herein, accumulating entries through methods such as automated computer scripts or any other programming techniques, allowing others to use entrant’s personal information for the purpose of accumulating entries, or intentionally trying to defraud, reverse engineer, disassemble or otherwise tamper with the computer programs in connection with this Sweepstakes. Entrants agree that Administrator may void any part of a Prize that entrant may have won and/or require the return of any part of a Prize that entrant may have won as a result of such improper conduct. Entrant further acknowledges that any forfeiture of a Prize and/or return of a Prize shall in no way prevent Administrator from pursuing other avenues of recourse such as criminal or civil proceedings in connection with such conduct. WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, EACH OF THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
11. INTEGITY OF SWEEPSTAKES
If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by computer virus, worms, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, cancellation of show, scheduling changes or any other causes which Administrator, in its sole opinion believes could corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Administrator reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes and select the Prize Winners from entries received prior to the action taken or in such other manner as Administrator may deem fair and appropriate. Additionally, the Sweepstakes may be modified or terminated due to TV programs, if applicable to the Sweepstakes, being cancelled, put on hiatus or due to scheduling changes.
12. LOST OR CORRUPTED ENTRIES
The Sweepstakes Entities, and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies, licensors, and advertising and promotion agencies, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with, lost, late, incomplete, corrupted, stolen, misdirected, illegible or postage due entries or mail, if applicable; or for any computer, telephone, cable, network, satellite, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, unauthorized human intervention, or the incorrect or inaccurate capture of entry or other information, or the failure to capture any such information. The Sweepstakes Entities, and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies, licensors, advertising and promotion agencies, are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by registration information submitted by end users or tampering, hacking, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes, and assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to the Sweepstakes.
13. DAMAGED PROPERTY
Sweepstakes Entities, and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies, licensors and advertising and promotion agencies, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with, injury or damage to any entrants or to any other person’s computer or property related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from this Sweepstakes.
14. SWEEPSTAKES ERRORS
The Sweepstakes Entities, and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies and licensors, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you hereby forever waive any rights to any claim in connection with, errors and/or ambiguity: (a) in the Sweepstakes; (b) in any related advertising or promotions of this Sweepstakes; and/or (c) in these Official Rules. In the event of any ambiguity(s) or error(s) in these Official Rules, Administrator reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes or to correct any such ambiguity or error(s) without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.
15. PRIZES AND PRIZE WINNERS
The Sweepstakes Entities, and their parents, affiliated and subsidiary companies and advertising and promotion agencies and licensors, assume no liability and are not responsible for, and you/entrant hereby forever waive/s any rights to any claim in connection with, the selection and announcement of a Prize Winner, the distribution of a Prize, the acceptance/possession and/or use/misuse of any part of a Prize and/or any injury or damage to any entrant’s or third person’s property related to or resulting from any part of a Prize or any part of this Sweepstakes.
16. RELEASE AND INDEMNITY
Each entrant in this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, a Prize Winner, hereby releases and agrees to hold harmless the Sweepstakes Entities and their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and licensors, and their respective directors, officers, employees, representatives and agents from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind to person, including death, and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a Prize, participation in this Sweepstakes and participation in any activity related to this Sweepstakes.
17. LIMITATION OF LIABILITY
IN NO EVENT WILL THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES, THEIR PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES AND RELATED COMPANIES, THEIR ADVERTISING OR PROMOTION AGENCIES, LICENSORS, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES AND AGENTS, BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM THE SWEEPSTAKES. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
18. DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES
THE SWEEPSTAKES AND PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NONINFRINGEMENT.
19. IENTITY DISPUTES
In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be declared made by the Authorized Account Holder of the email address submitted at time of entry. For purposes of these Official Rules, “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
20. BINING ARBITRATION
The parties waive all rights to trial in any action or proceeding instituted in connection with these Official Rules and/or this Sweepstakes. Any controversy or claim arising out of or relating to these Official Rules and/or this Sweepstakes shall be settled by binding arbitration in accordance with the commercial arbitration rules of the American Arbitration Association. Any such controversy or claim shall be arbitrated on an individual basis, and shall not be consolidated in any arbitration with any claim or controversy of any other party. The arbitration shall be conducted in the State of New Jersey, in the City of Morristown, and judgment on the arbitration award may be entered into any court having jurisdiction thereof.
21. GOVERNING LAW AND JURISICION
This promotion is governed by US law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited by law. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Administrator in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of New Jersey, U.S.A., without giving effect to the conflict of laws rules thereof, and any matters or proceedings which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in Section 21 of these Official Rules and/or for entering any judgment on an arbitration award, shall take place in the State of New Jersey, in the City of Morristown.
22. WINNER LIST
For the names of the Prize Winners send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by February 1, 2016 to “Winner’s list Bayer® ASP Tell Us Your Cold Truth Sweepstakes”, PO Box 2713-WL, Grand Rapids, MN 55745-2713. For a copy of the Official Rules send a self-addressed stamped envelope to the above address marked “Official Rules Bayer® ASP Tell Us Your Cold Truth Sweepstakes,” PO Box 2713-RR, Grand Rapids, MN 55745-2138 for receipt by February 1, 2016, residents from WA and VT may omit postage on the self-addressed envelope. The full name of the Prize Winners may be posted and the Official Rules will be posted on the Bayer Service.