Bojangles – #sponsormebojangles Contest 2021 – Win check and one prize pack of Bojangles swag from wwwstorebojanglescom

#SponsorMeBojangles Contest 2021
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT
INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND ON THE
TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY
LAW. BY ENTERING THE CONTEST, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES,
WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, SO READ THEM CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING.
1. ELIGIBILITY: The #SponsorMeBojangles Contest 2021 (the “Contest”) is open
only to legal residents of the 50 United States and D.C. (excluding Florida, New York and
Rhode Island) who are 18 years of age or older (19 for residents of Alabama) at the time of
submitting an Entry (hereinafter defined). Owners, employees, officers and directors of
Bojangles’ Restaurants, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Bojangles’ franchisees, and each of their respective
parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, and all others engaged in the development,
production, advertisement, or distribution of promotional materials or prizes for the Contest
(collectively and individually, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and their immediate families
(spouses and parents, siblings, children and their spouses and in-laws, regardless of where they
live) and persons living in the same household of such individuals, whether related or not, are
ineligible to enter or win. The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws
and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law. U.S. law governs the Contest.
Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these “Official Rules”
and to the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Contest.
An entrant is not a winner of any Prize (hereinafter defined) until entrant’s eligibility as a
Contest winner has been verified, entrant has been notified that verification is complete, entrant
has completed and submitted all required information and forms (including an Affidavit of
Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release, if required) and entrant has otherwise complied with
the terms and conditions of these Official Rules.
2. ENTRY PERIOD: The Contest will begin on Monday, April 12, 2021, at 8:00
a.m. ET and will end on Sunday, May 9, 2021, at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Entry
Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official time keeping device for the Contest.
3. HOW TO ENTER: During the Entry Period, to enter, you must (A) upload to
www.bojangles.com/sponsormebojangles (the “Microsite”) a picture or video depicting your
Bojangles fandom; (B) enter your email address and zip code on the Microsite to join Bojangles
E-Club, even if you are an existing E-Club member; and (C) where prompted by the Microsite,
describe in writing in at least two (2) sentences why you are the biggest Bojangles fan
(subsections (A), (B), and (C) collectively, an “Entry”). All Entries must be received by the
end of the Entry Period to be eligible for the Prize (as defined below). Limit of one (1) Entry
per person.
Receipt of an Entry will not be deemed by the Sponsor as proof of Entry into this
Contest. Standard data charges may apply if participating via your mobile device. Entries must
comply with any applicable submission requirements of Wyng, Inc. (“Wyng”) including, but
not limited to all format and size requirements and the technical, creative, and legal
requirements set forth in these Official Rules.
BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY, THE ENTRANT ACKNOWLEDGES THAT HIS/HER
ENTRY MAY BE POSTED ACROSS ANY OR ALL OF THE SPONSOR’S AND
RELEASED PARTIES’ (HEREINAFTER DEFINED) DIGITAL AND SOCIAL
ASSETS, AT THE SPONSOR’S DISCRETION. Submission of an Entry grants the
Sponsor and its agents the right to publish, use, adapt, edit, publicly perform and/or
modify such Entry in any way, in any and all media, including for use in advertising and
marketing, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant.
4. REQUIREMENTS OF ENTRIES: By submitting an Entry, you agree that your
submission is gratuitous and made without restriction, and will not place the Sponsor under
any obligation. The Sponsor is free to disclose the Entry and the ideas contained in the Entry
on a non-confidential basis to anyone or otherwise use the ideas without any additional
compensation to you. By acceptance of your submission, you acknowledge that the Sponsor
does not waive any rights to use similar or related ideas previously known to the Sponsor, or
developed by its employees, or obtained from sources other than you. The Sponsor reserves
the right to, and may or may not, monitor/screen Entries. By entering, you acknowledge that
the Sponsor has no obligation to use or post any Entry you submit. Sponsor further reserves
the right to remove or delete any Entries it may post or make public, in Sponsor’s discretion,
including if Sponsor determines that such Entry is not compliant with these Official Rules.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entry which, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, does
not meet the requirements of this section, or any other section of the Official Rules.
By submitting an Entry, you warrant and represent that it: (a) is your sole original work, (b) is
wholly and solely owned by you, (c) has not been previously published, (d) has not won
previous awards, (e) does not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy,
publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity; and (f) that
publication of the Entry via various media including online posting, will not infringe on the
rights of any third party rights. Each entrant will indemnify and hold harmless, the Sponsor
and Released Parties (defined below) from any claims to the contrary. Any entrant whose work
includes likenesses of third parties or contains elements not owned by the entrant (such as, but
not limited to, depictions of persons, buildings, trademarks or logos) must be able to provide
legal releases for such use including the Sponsor’s use of such Entry, in a form satisfactory to
Sponsor, upon request, prior to awarding of the Prize. Failure to provide such legal releases if
requested may render Entry null and void. By submitting an Entry, entrant represents and
warrants that he/she and any persons appearing or who are identifiable in the Entry consent to
the submission and use of the Entry in the Contest and to its use as otherwise set forth herein.
As determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, Entries: (a) Must comply with these
Official Rules and all Wyng posting requirements; and cannot (b) be sexually explicit or
suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious,
professional or age group, profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; (c) promote alcohol,
illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), any activities that
may appear unsafe or dangerous, or any particular political agenda or message; (d) be obscene
or offensive, endorse any form of hate or hate group, appear to duplicate any other submitted
Entries; (e) promote terrorist acts such as providing instructions on how to assemble bombs,
grenades and other such weapons or provide instructional information about illegal activities;
(f) defame, misrepresent or contain disparaging or slanderous remarks about the Sponsor, its
customers or its products, or other people, products or companies; (g) contain trademarks,
logos or trade dress owned by others (except the Sponsor’s), or advertise or promote any brand
or product of any kind (except the Sponsor’s), without permission, or contain any personal
identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses or street
addresses; (h) contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs,
sculptures, paintings and other works of art, stills, or images published on or in television,
movies, the Internet or other media, except such materials owned by the Sponsor) without
permission; (i) contain background artwork, unless it is an original work of the entrant; (j)
contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, photographs, or other indicia identifying
any person, living or dead, other than the entrant, without permission; (k) communicate
messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which the Sponsor
wishes to associate; or (l) depict, and cannot itself, be in violation of any law.
If the Sponsor, at any time, receives a complaint (including but not limited to a cease and desist
letter, general letter of complaint, etc.) alleging intellectual property infringement in an Entry,
the Sponsor reserves the right to remove such Entry at any point, without prior notice and Entry
will be deemed void and ineligible to receive a prize.
ENTRIES POSTED TO THE MICROSITE WERE NOT EDITED BY THE SPONSOR
AND ARE THE VIEWS/OPINIONS OF THE INDIVIDUAL ENTRANT AND DO NOT
REFLECT THE VIEWS OF THE SPONSOR IN ANY MANNER. Any waiver of any
obligation hereunder by the Sponsor does not constitute a general waiver of any
obligation of the entrants. The Sponsor reserves the right to waive the submission
requirements set forth herein in its reasonable discretion.
5. PRIZE: One (1) grand prize (the “Prize”) will be awarded to one (1) individual.
The winner will receive: one (1) $5,000.00 check; and one (1) prize pack of Bojangles swag
from www.store.bojangles.com. The approximate aggregate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize
is $5,250.00 USD.
No alternate prize available. Awarding of the Prize is subject to verification of eligibility and
compliance with these Official Rules. For additional Prize-related limitations and conditions,
please see Section 8. ALL PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT
WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT
LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS
FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE).
6. WINNER DETERMINATION: Following the conclusion of the Entry Period, all
eligible Entries received during the Entry Period will be judged by a panel of qualified judges
based on the following equally weighted criteria: (1) Creativity, (2) Photo or Video
Composition, and (3) Adherence to Theme (the “Criteria”). The Entry that receives the highest
score will be deemed the winner.
In the event of a tie for the Prize, a tie-breaker judge will judge the tied Entries using the
Criteria to determine the winner for the Prize. Sponsor reserves the right to not award the Prize
if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries
for the Prize. All decisions of the Sponsor and judges are final and binding. Sponsor will not
reveal the judging scores for any Entry.
7. WINNER NOTIFICATION AND VERIFICATION: The potential winner will
be notified via entrant-provided email address. If the potential winner does not respond to the
notification within 72 hours of the initial attempt, he or she may be disqualified and a runner-
up will be notified. Each winner is subject to verification. Each potential winner will be
required to provide to Sponsor a valid physical mailing address (not a P.O. Box), and any other
information Sponsor may need in order to issue the Prize, within the time stated in the email
notification. The potential winner may, at Sponsor’s discretion, also be required to complete
and return to Sponsor an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability, and, if legally
permissible, a Publicity Release, and a W-9 form within three (3) days of attempted delivery
of same. If a potential winner fails to respond to any notification attempt within the time period
specified by Sponsor, or if any attempted notification or Prize delivery is returned as
undeliverable, or if a potential winner fails to complete and return any required affidavit or
release within the specified time period, the potential winner will be disqualified and a runner-
up will be notified for the Prize at issue.
8. PRIZE CONDITIONS. All Prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. No
transfers, cash awards, or prize substitutions are permitted, except by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves
the right to substitute all or any portion of the Prize with one of comparable or greater value, at
its sole discretion. Any portion of the Prize not accepted or used by the winner will be forfeited.
Any Prize depiction is for illustrative purposes only. Prize winner will be solely responsible for
all travel and applicable federal, state and local taxes on the Prize. If applicable, winner may
receive an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of the Prize.
If the Prize winner does not meet any criteria contained in these Official Rules, Sponsor
may choose (in its sole discretion) to disqualify the winner and notify an alternate potential
winner (time permitting). In the event any Prize item is described generally, the specific make,
model, and any other specification related to such item will be selected by Sponsor in its
discretion.
Any and all costs, fees and expenses not expressly stated in the Prize description are solely
the responsibility of the Prize winner. If the actual value of a Prize is lower than the ARV stated
for the Prize in these Official Rules, the difference will not be awarded. The Prize
restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive and may be subject to additional
restrictions/conditions, which may be stated in the affidavit and release.
9. GRANT OF RIGHTS; PUBLICITY; USE OF INFORMATION: By
submitting an Entry, entrant hereby grants and assigns to Sponsor, its parent companies,
affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and licensees, an irrevocable right, and all title and interest in
and to the Entry, whereby any of the Released Parties may reproduce, publish, edit, market,
store, adapt, assign, sell, dispose of, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display,
communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative
works based upon, and promote the Entry, or parts/exerts of the Entry (as such may be edited
and modified by Sponsor in its discretion) in perpetuity, for editorial, commercial,
promotional, and all other purposes (including posting on Sponsor-affiliated websites, any
social media site, and/or other Sponsor-selected media). Entrant hereby disclaims any rights,
including any copyright or other intellectual property right, in or to the Entry following the
assignment contemplated in this section.
The Entry further constitutes entrant’s irrevocable permission for Sponsor, its parent
companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents and licensees to use the Entry (in its original or edited
form), entrant’s name, likeness, voice and/or biographical information, in perpetuity,
throughout the world, in all media and formats whether now or later known or developed, for
commercial purposes (including, without limitation, advertising and Contest), without further
compensation, unless prohibited by law.
All information regarding entrants collected by Sponsor and/or its agents and contractors will
be subject to Sponsor’s privacy policy located at http://www.bojangles.com/legal/privacy (the
“Privacy Policy”). By entering the Contest, each entrant agrees that information submitted in
connection with the Contest may be used as permitted pursuant to the Privacy Policy, and
otherwise in connection with the administration of the Contest.
10. RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: Sponsor, its parent
companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, franchisees, agents and licensees, and each of their
respective owners, officers, directors, employees, agents, servants, successors and assigns
(collectively, the “Released Parties”) are not responsible, and will have no liability for, (a)
late, lost, delayed, illegible, damaged, corrupted or incomplete Entries, incorrect or inaccurate
capture of, damage to, or loss of Entries or Entry information, or any other human or technical
errors of any kind relating to the operation of the Microsite, communications or attempted
communications with any entrant, the submission, collection, storage, processing or judging
of Entries or the administration of the Contest; (b) undeliverable e-mails or messages resulting
from any reason outside of the Released Parties’ control; (c) any damage to any computer
system or mobile device resulting from participation in or accessing or downloading
information in connection with this Contest; or (d) lost, delayed, destroyed, re-directed, or
returned Prizes or any portion of a Prize (which Prize or portion of a Prize will not be replaced
or re-sent). By entering, each entrant fully releases and agrees to hold each of the Released
Parties and Wyng harmless from and against any and all claims, liability, damages, and
demands arising out of or relating to participation in the Contest, the Contest process, the
acceptance, receipt, use, or misuse of any Prize or Prize component and/or any use of a
winner’s name, likeness, voice and/or biographical information as permitted hereunder,
including without limitation all claims, liabilities, damages, and demands based on any
personal injury, property damages or loss or death. Entrants assume all liability for any injury
or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Contest, the use of the
Microsite and the Bojangles website, or the acceptance, receipt, use, or misuse of any Prize or
Prize component. The Released Parties are not responsible for any typographical or other error
in the promotion of the Contest, administration of the Contest or in the announcement of the
Prizes. In no event will more than the stated number of Prizes be awarded.
11. GENERAL CONDITIONS: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or
modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond
Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as
determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO
DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THIS CONTEST
OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS
CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAW. SHOULD SUCH AN
ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES
(INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON
OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT
PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify or
prohibit from participating in the Contest any individual who, in Sponsor’s sole discretion,
Sponsor determines or believes (i) has tampered with the entry process, or has undermined the
legitimate operation of the Contest website or application or the Contest itself by cheating,
hacking, deception or other unfair playing practices, or (ii) has engaged in conduct that annoys,
abuses, threatens or harasses any other entrants or any representative of Sponsor, or (iii) has
attempted or intends to attempt any of the foregoing. The use of automated devices, programs
or methods to submit Entries is prohibited and Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion,
to disqualify any Entry that it believes may have been submitted using such an automated
device, program, or method. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify
or suspend this Contest should a virus, bugs, entrant fraud or misconduct or other cause beyond
the control of the Sponsor affect or corrupt the administration, integrity, security or proper
operation of the Contest or to the extent Sponsor deems necessary in order to comply with the
terms of use or terms of service of the Microsite or in connection with changes to such
terms. In the event of termination of the Contest, a notice will be posted online and a judging
will take place to award the Prize from among all eligible Entries received prior to the time of
termination.
12. DISPUTES: All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. By entering
the Contest, each entrant agrees that (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action
arising out of or connected with the Contest, or any prizes awarded, will be resolved
individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments
and awards will be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated
with entering the Contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will
any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and by entering each entrant waives
all rights to claim punitive, special, incidental or consequential damages and any and all
rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other
than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. All issues and questions concerning the construction,
validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations
of the entrants or of Sponsor in connection with the Contest, will be governed by, and construed
in accordance with the laws of the State of North Carolina without giving effect to any choice
of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any
jurisdiction other than the State of North Carolina. Any legal proceedings arising out of or
relating to this Contest or relating to these Official Rules will be instituted only in federal or
state courts located in the State of North Carolina, County of Mecklenburg, and the parties
consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever
nature arising under or relating to these rules.
13. WINNER’S NAMES: For the name of the winner, available after May 14, 2021,
send an email to social@bojangles.com with a subject line of “#SponsorMeBojangles Winner
Name Request” and include your specific request in the body of your email. Requests must be
received by May 30, 2021.
14. SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR: Bojangles’ Restaurants, Inc., 9432
Southern Pine Blvd., Charlotte, NC 28273.
15. TRADEMARKS: All Bojangles’ trademarks are the property of Bojangles Opco,
LLC. Any third-party trademarks mentioned herein are the property of their respective
trademark owners. The use or mention of such third-party trademarks in these Official Rules
or in the Contest is solely for descriptive purposes and shall in no way imply an endorsement
or sponsorship of the Contest.
This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Wyng.
Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding this Contest shall be directed to Sponsor
and not to Wyng.