Cricket Wireless – October Grand Opening – Win one (1) pre-paid gift card worth one thousand dollars ($1000.00).
OCTOBER GRAND OPENING SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR SUBMISSION TO SALES PRESENTATION NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. TEXT MESSAGING IS NOT REQUIRED FOR ENTRY. EACH TEXT MESSAGE SENT OR RECEIVED MAY INCUR A CHARGE AS PROVIDED IN YOUR RATE PLAN. MESSAGE AND DATA RATES APPLY. IF YOU ENTER VIA TEXT MESSAGING, YOU AGREE THAT YOU ARE PROVIDING SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR EXPRESS, WRITTEN CONSENT FOR YOU TO RECEIVE UP TO 2 TEXT MESSAGES USING AUTOMATED TECHNOLOGY IN RESPONSE TO YOUR ENTRY. TEXT MESSAGING MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE THROUGH ALL WIRELESS CARRIERS. VOID OUTSIDE OF ALABAMA, LOUISIANA, MICHIGAN, MISSOURI, NEW YORK, NORTH CAROLINA, OHIO, OREGON, PENNSYLVANIA, TEXAS, VIRGINIA AND VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. PLEASE READ THESE RULES CAREFULLY. AS EXPLAINED BELOW, THE RULES REQUIRE THAT DISPUTES ARISING OUT OF OR RELATING TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES BE RESOLVED IN ARBITRATION ON AN INDIVIDUAL BASIS, RATHER THAN BY CLASS ACTIONS OR JURY TRIALS, AND LIMIT YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES IN THE EVENT OF A DISPUTE.
Sweepstakes Period: You may enter the October Grand Opening Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) beginning 9:00AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on October 2, 2020 through 11:59PM ET on November 1, 2020 (“Sweepstakes Period”). All Interpretations of these Official Rules and decisions made by Sponsor relating to the Sweepstakes are final. The Administrator’s computer is the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes.
Who May Enter: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of Alabama, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Texas and Virginia who are at least the age of majority in their jurisdiction of residence (18 years of age in most states, 19 in Alabama). Employees, officers, directors and assigns of Cricket Wireless LLC (“Sponsor”), You Are Here, LLC (“Administrator”) and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, advertising, and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the design or execution of this Sweepstakes (collectively, “Released Parties”), and the members of the immediate families (spouse, parent, sibling and child and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or households of any of the above, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants: (a) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by the interpretations of these Official Rules by Sponsor and by the decisions of Sponsor; (b) acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules; (c) represent and warrant that he or she meets all the eligibility criteria set forth in these Official Rules; (d) agree to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations; and (e) agree to release and hold harmless the Released Parties and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, officers, directors and employees from and against any and all claims, injury or damages arising out of or relating to participation in the Sweepstakes and/or the use, misuse or redemption of the prizes (described below), and for any claim including claims based on defamation, publicity rights, invasion of privacy, copyright infringement, trademark infringement, or any other intellectual property related or other cause of action.
How to Enter: During the Sweepstakes Period, there are two (2) methods of entry:
(1) Mobile Text Method:
To enter the Sweepstakes via text, entrants shall text the phrase “NEWSTORE” (the “Keyword”) using a two-way text messaging capable device (“Device”) to the phone number that will be displayed at participating stores as defined in Exhibit A attached hereto and follow the instructions to receive one (1) entry in the Sweepstakes. If you wish to opt out, text STOP to 833-222-2174. By texting the Keyword you agree that you are providing Sponsor and Administrator express, written consent for you to receive up to two (2) reply text messages in response to your entry into the Sweepstakes. Neither Sponsor nor Administrator are responsible for telephone service outages, delays, equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent an entrant from sending or receiving a text message. Message and data rates may apply, and neither the Sponsor nor Administrator are responsible for any fees incurred by an entrant for this method of entry. Entry via text messaging may be limited and may not be available through all wireless carriers or on all handsets. Please consult your wireless-service provider regarding its message and data pricing plans. If you need any help or have any questions relating to the SMS text messaging entry method of this Sweepstakes, you may send a text “HELP” to 833-222-2174.
(2) Free Online Method:
Visit www.CricketSweepstakes.com/newstore (the “Website”) and follow the instructions provided to complete the online entry form to receive one (1) entry in the Sweepstakes.
Regardless of the method of entry, an entrant can enter only once during the Sweepstakes Period and entries must be received by 11:59PM ET on November 1, 2020 in order to be considered. If you submit your entry via your wireless phone, message and data rates may apply. Please consult your wireless-service provider regarding its message and data pricing plans.
Entries received from any Device, person or email address in excess of the above stated limitation will be void. You may not enter more times than indicated by using multiple email addresses, identities, or Devices in an attempt to circumvent the Official Rules, as determined within Sponsor’s sole discretion. If you use fraudulent methods or otherwise attempt to circumvent the Official Rules, your entry may be removed from eligibility at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void entries for any reason, including, but not limited to, the use of bots, macros or scripts or other technical means for entering. In the event of a dispute regarding any entry, the authorized account holder of the Device or e-mail account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these Official Rules. Authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned the e-mail address by the Internet Service Provider (ISP), on-line service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses. Otherwise, authorized account holder of a Device is the natural person in whose name the Device has been issued and the services are billed.
Random Drawing & Odds of Winning: There will be a total of four (4) drawings (each a “Drawing”) in this Sweepstakes. During each Drawing listed below, Administrator will randomly select a potential winner from among all eligible entries received prior to the applicable Drawing. To be eligible for any Drawing entry must be received by 12:00AM ET on the date of the applicable Drawing. Any entry not selected in the first Drawing for which it is eligible will carry over for entry into subsequent Drawings. There will be a total of one (1) winner per Drawing. A person may only be selected once as a winner in this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during Sweepstakes Period and prior to each Drawing.
Drawing 1: on or about October 9, 2020
Drawing 2: on or about October 16, 2020
Drawing 3: on or about October 23, 2020
Drawing 4: on or about November 2, 2020
Winner Notification: Potential winners will be notified by phone and/or e-mail and will be required to confirm his/her name, address and phone number or email address, as the case may be, within forty-eight (48) hours from when the phone call is made or email is sent, as the case may be. If a potential winner does not confirm his/her contact information as requested within the forty-eight (48) hour time period, then time permitting in Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining entries eligible for that Drawing. If a potential winner cannot be reached directly within forty-eight (48) hours from when the phone call is made or email is sent and/or does not meet the eligibility requirements, the potential winner will be disqualified and, time permitting in Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected in a random drawing from among all remaining entries eligible for that Drawing. Potential winners will be required to execute and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release and, where lawful, a publicity release within five (5) days of date of issuance. If such documents are not returned within the specified time period, a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor is unable to contact a potential winner or a potential winner is not in compliance with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, an alternate winner may be selected for the applicable prize from among the remaining eligible entries received for that Drawing.
Prizes (4):There will be a total of four (4) prizes awarded in the Sweepstakes, with only one (1) prize awarded per Drawing: Each winner will receive one (1) pre-paid gift card worth one thousand dollars ($1,000.00).
Prize Conditions: All costs and expenses related to acceptance and/or use of any prize in this Sweepstakes not specified herein as being awarded shall be the sole responsibility of each winner, including, but not limited to, all federal, state and local taxes. Prizes are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any prize with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Total ARV of the Sweepstakes prize: $4,000.00. The date for fulfillment of a prize is subject to change in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the Sweepstakes in its sole discretion and award a substitute prize, or portion of a prize, of comparable or greater value as set forth in these Official Rules. THE SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE IF ANY PRIZE CANNOT BE AWARDED DUE TO CANCELLATIONS, DELAYS, OR INTERRUPTIONS DUE TO ACTS OF GOD, ACTS OF WAR, NATURAL DISASTERS, WEATHER, ACTUAL OR THREATENED PUBLIC HEALTH CRISES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION AN EPIDEMIC OR PANDEMIC) OR TERRORISM.
PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS”. ENTRANTS ACKNOWLEDGE THAT RELEASED PARTIES HAVE NEITHER MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO THE PRIZES AND ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE. The prizes pictured in online, television, print advertising, and other Sweepstakes materials are for illustrative purposes only. Arrangements for the fulfillment of a prize will be made by Administrator and/or Sponsor.
Taxes: Winners must supply Sponsor with a complete and valid IRS Form W-9 prior to receiving a prize. The value of a prize is taxable to a winner as income. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued in the name of the winner for the actual value of the prize awarded if the aggregate value of the prize awarded to and other compensation received by that winner from Sponsor is $600 or greater for the calendar year. All federal, state and local taxes, and any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and/or use of the prize not specifically provided for in these Official Rules are solely the winner’s responsibility.
Publicity Release: By participating in the Sweepstakes, each winner (i) by acceptance of the prize, except where legally prohibited, grants permission for Sponsor and its designees to use his/her name, address (city and state), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information for commercial, advertising, trade and promotional purposes without further compensation, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or review or approval and (ii) grants the right to Sponsor, and its representatives, affiliates, licensees and assigns, to record, film, videotape and photograph the winner (“Images”). These Images will be owned by Sponsor. Sponsor and each of its designees shall have the right to use, re-use, reproduce, publish, display, exhibit, distribute, edit, adapt, post, stream, copy and exploit such Images, and all elements embodied therein, including any names, likenesses, address, voice, conversation, biographical and prize information and any other attributes of the winner, individually or with others, in whole or in part, in conjunction with other material, if any, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, for the purpose of commercial, trade, advertising, publicity, promotion, or a Sweepstakes winner list or any other lawful purpose whatsoever, in perpetuity, throughout the world, without additional compensation, consideration, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law.
Additional Rules & Restrictions: By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. If a winner is found to be in violation of any of these Official Rules, he/she will be required to forfeit the prize. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, garbled, illegible or delayed entries, or prize claims; delays, failures, hardware failures, viruses, bugs, errors in programing; or for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of a prize, Website failures, or in any Sweepstakes-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by Website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor expressly reserves the right to delay the announcement of a winner for any reason Sponsor deems necessary. In addition, Sponsor reserves the right to select an alternate winner in the event that a potential winner fails to comply with these Official Rules or fails to execute any documentation requested by Sponsor within the time frame specified. By participating in Sweepstakes, each winner acknowledges that the Released Parties have not and will not obtain or provide insurance of any kind relating to the prize and that each winner will be responsible for obtaining and paying for any form of insurance relating to the prize that winner deems appropriate.
Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to entrants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the Website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes, Website or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Should any portion of the Sweepstakes be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes and, if terminated, at its discretion, select potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Entrants, by participating, agree that Released Parties will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize (including any travel/activity related thereto) or participation in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL AND RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK ANY AND ALL REMEDIES AVAILABLE FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
In the event of a termination of the Sweepstakes, a notice will be posted on the Website, and, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, the prizes may be awarded to winners selected in random drawings from among all of the remaining uncorrupted applicable eligible entries received prior to any such event.
Arbitration: Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, and not as a participant in any class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest the entrant; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs directly attributable to participating in this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Choice Of Law: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of Georgia, USA.
Request For Official Rules and Winners’ Names: All requests for a copy of the Official Rules and for the names of the winners (first name and state only) must be made by April 1, 2021. For the names of the winners and/or Official Rules: (i) send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: You Are Here, LLC, Attention: October Grand Opening Sweepstakes, 150 Interstate North Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30339; and (ii) write, as applicable, “Winners List” or “Official Rules” on the lower left hand corner of the envelope.
Language: Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may reproduce these Official Rules in multiple languages. The English version of these Official Rules shall prevail and govern the Sweepstakes in all matters whatsoever.
Sponsor: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Cricket Wireless LLC, 1025 Lenox Park Blvd NE, Atlanta, GA 30319.
Administrator: This Sweepstakes is administered by You Are Here, LLC, 150 Interstate North Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30339.
Exhibit A – Participating Locations
(Locations subject to change at Sponsor’s sole discretion)
SPD WIRELESS AL, LLC
965 US Highway 80 W Ste 100
161 Gateway Dr Ste B
Thanks Management LLC
110 E Huron Ave
Sukar & Sons Inc
830 E High St
AAA COMMUNICATIONS INC
547 Morgan Mill Rd
A&P Holdings LLC
48 N Main St
Ace Mobiles USA LLC
40 Downtowner Plz
TALK 4 LESS WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS LLC
1329 NW 9th St Ste 120
TALK 4 LESS WIRELESS COMMUNICATIONS LLC
106 Main St
Cell Phones For Less Inc
308 Commons Dr Ste C2
TKS Wireless INC
4444 W Illinois Ave Ste 140
12520 Westheimer Rd Ste 4
OPTIMAL WIRELESS LLC
140 S State Highway 46 Ste 103
BEST WIRELESS 1, INC.
1824 Peery Dr