EllenTube – Ellens Trunk of Dreams – Win a 2016 Chevy Malibu valued at up to $US45,000 ARV
Ellen’s Trunk of Dreams Official Rules
OFFICIAL RULES UNITED STATES AND CANADA
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN A PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS IS A CONTEST OF SKILL. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
The entry period for the “Ellen’s Trunk of Dreams 2016 Chevy Malibu Giveaway!” (“Contest”), sponsored by WAD Productions Inc. (“Sponsor”), begins on Monday, March 7, 2016 at 6:00 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends on Friday, April 8, 2016 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (“PT”) (the “Contest Period”). All applicable federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations apply. Proof of submitting a Contest entry will not be deemed by Sponsor as proof of receipt of valid entry into the Contest. Any attempted form of entry into the Contest other than as described herein is void.
The Contest is open to individuals who meet the following criteria: (a) are eighteen (18) years of age or older and (b) are a legal resident of and physically residing in one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, United States territories, possessions, and protectorates, foreign based United States military installations and wherever restricted or prohibited by law) or Canada (excluding Quebec) (“Contestant”). Neither Sponsor nor employees of Sponsor, “The Ellen DeGeneres Show”, Time Warner, Warner Bros. Entertainment, Telepictures Productions Inc., General Motors Company, The Story Lab, and all of their respective partners, parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates, trustees, advertising, promotion and public relations agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, independent contractors, representatives and agencies (collectively, the “Contest Entities”) are eligible to participate in the Contest and/or win a Prize (as defined below). Additionally, immediate family members of such employees and persons living in the same household as such employees (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in the Contest and/or win a Prize. For the purposes of this Contest, “immediate family members” is defined as spouse, domestic partner, mother, father, grandmother, grandfather, children, siblings and their spouses.
By entering this Contest, Contestants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all respects and cannot be challenged or appealed.
HOW TO ENTER: Online entry is the only method of entry for the Contest.
Entries received before and/or after the Contest Period will be void. All entries become the sole property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Sponsor’s computer will serve as the official timepiece for the Contest Period.
If the Contestant meets the eligibility criteria set forth above, then in order to enter Contestant must go to the webpage on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” website located at Ellentube.com/Malibu during the Contest Period and follow the steps below:
To be considered for the Contest, starting Monday, February 29, 2016 and through and until Friday, April 1, 2016, Contestant must first access the Contest webpage, located at Ellentube.com/Malibu
Contestant must write a personnel statement answering the following: 1) Why you deserve to win an all-new 2016 Chevy Malibu and 2) How winning this car would change your life (“Written Statement”).
Contestant must then submit the following information:
Personal Information: Contestant’s first name, last name, e-mail address, home phone number, mailing address, and date of birth (“Personal Information”).
Contestant will also be required to acknowledging that Contestant is at least 18 years of age and fill in another box that Contestant has read and accepts the Contest’s Official Rules.
A photograph of Contestant for purposes of confirming identity and for publication in the event that Contestant wins the Prize (publication at the sole discretion of Sponsor) (the “Photo”). Submission of the Photo will not affect whether or not Contestant will win the Prize
Contestant must complete the entry form and provide the Written Statement (as defined above) each time Contestant completes the entry form. Failure to provide the Statement as part of each entry form will invalidate Contestant’s entry. Contestant’s entry must be received by Sponsor between Monday, February 29, 2016 at 6:00 AM Pacific Time (“PT”) and on Friday, April 1, 2016 at 11:59 PM Pacific Time (“PT”).
A qualifying entry requires all of the following elements submitted via Ellentube.com/Malibu
Acknowledgment that Contestant meets the eligibility requirements criteria: Contestant is at least eighteen (18) years of age and a resident of one of the 50 United States (excluding Puerto Rico, Guam, American Samoa, United States territories, possessions, and protectorates, foreign based United States military installations and wherever restricted or prohibited by law) or the District of Columbia or Canada (excluding Quebec).
The required Personal Information, as described above.
The photo, as described above.
The Written Statement, as described above.
Submissions must be truthful and Sponsor reserves the right to verify information contained in the Submission. Submissions must be the original work of the entrant. In addition, entrants agree that all entries shall meet the following requirements and guidelines (any entry that, in Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion, violates the following criteria will be disqualified and will not be considered an “Eligible Entry”):
Entries must constitute an original work of entrant, and must be in keeping with the Sponsor’s image, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Entries must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any third party.
Entries must not be sexually explicit or suggestive, unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group, profane or pornographic, illegal, discriminatory or harassing, or display inappropriate activity, behavior or conduct or contain nudity.
Entries must not 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.
Entries must not be obscene or offensive, crude or vulgar, endorse any form of hate or hate group, gang signs or symbol.
Entries must not contain trademarks owned by others, or advertise or promote any brand or product of any kind, without permission.
Entries must not contain any personal identification, such as license plate numbers, personal names, e-mail addresses, websites, webpage links or street addresses.
Entries must not contain copyrighted materials owned by others (including photographs, sculptures, paintings and other works of art or images published on or in websites, television, movies or other media) without permission.
Entries must not contain materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, or other indicia identifying any person, including, without limitation, celebrities and/or other public or private figures, living or dead, without permission.
Entries must not include look-alikes of celebrities or other public or private figures, living or dead.
Entries must not communicate messages or images inconsistent with the positive images and/or goodwill to which Released Parties wish to associate.
Entries must not depict and/or contain any content that is in violation of these Official Rules and/or any applicable laws.
Additionally, if an entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the entrant, and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the entrant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person who appears in or is identifiable in the entry. Sponsor reserves the right to request proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any entrant at any time. Failure to provide such proof may, if requested, render the entry null and void. By submitting an entry, entrant warrants and represents 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. Sponsor shall have the ability to modify a Photo to bring the Submission in compliance with these requirements should it feel it is necessary at its sole discretion. All Submissions will be reviewed for content eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules before being judged. Submissions containing false information, prohibited material or inappropriate content, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may be disqualified. Sponsor makes the final determination as to what Submissions are eligible to take part in this Contest. Entering a Submission grants Sponsor and its agents the unconditional, irrevocable, worldwide right to publish, use, adapt, edit and/or modify such Submission in any way, in any and all media, without limitation, and without consideration to the entrant, whether or not such Submission is selected as a winning Submission. BY SUBMITTING THE ORIGINAL SUBMISSION, THE ENTRANT REPRESENTS AND WARRANTS THAT HE/SHE HAS ALL RIGHT, TITLE AND INTEREST NECESSARY TO GRANT THE SPONSOR THE WORLDWIDE, IRREVOCABLE AND UNRESTRICTED RIGHT AND LICENSE TO ADAPT, PUBLISH, USE, EDIT, AND/OR MODIFY SUCH SUBMISSION IN ANY WAY AND POST THE ORIGINAL SUBMISSION ON THE INTERNET OR USE THE ORIGINAL SUBMISSION IN ANY OTHER WAY AND AGREES TO INDEMNIFY AND HOLD SPONSOR HARMLESS FROM ANY CLAIMS TO THE CONTRARY. IN ADDITION, IF AT ANY TIME DURING THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD OR AT ANY TIME THEREAFTER, SPONSOR DETERMINES THAT NOT ENOUGH OR NO ELIGIBLE ENTRIES EXIST FROM WHICH TO DETERMINE THE WINNER, THEN SPONSOR MAY IN ITS SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE DISCRETION DETERMINE THAT NOT ENOUGH OR NO ELIGIBLE ENTRIES EXIST, AND THEN MAY EITHER SUSPEND OR TERMINATE THE CONTEST OR MODIFY IT (OR ANY PARTS THEREOF) IN ANY EQUITABLE MANNER THAT SPONSOR DEEMS APPROPRIATE IN ITS SOLE AND EXCLUSIVE DISCRETION, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, BY NOT AWARDING ANY ONE OR MORE OF THE PRIZING SET FORTH IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
LIMIT: One (1) entry per Contestant per contest page during the Contest Period for a maximum of twenty–six (26) total entries. In the event that a Contestant exceeds the limit, Sponsor may, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, either disqualify all entries by the Contestant or select, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, one (1) entry per contest page for judging and reject the remaining entries.
WINNER SELECTION PROCESS:
During the Contest Period, Sponsor, at a time or times during the Contest Period as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, will select approximately five (5) Written Statement entries from eligible entries for final voting by the judging panel. The finalists’ Written Statements will be voted on by a panel of judges selected by Sponsor in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The winning Written Statement(s) will be determined, at the sole discretion of the judging panel, based 60% on the number of contest pages the user has entered, and 40% on the value of the Written Statement. The entry receiving the most votes by the judges will receive the Prize (as defined below, the “Prize”). Each winning Written Statement will be selected by the judges within seventy-two (72) hours of determining the finalist statements to be judged. In the event of a tie, the potential winner will be the Contestant whose Written Statement is considered more deserving as determined by the judges.
The Winner of the Prize is referenced hereinafter as the “Prizewinner”.
If the potential Prizewinner is found ineligible or fails to comply with these Official Rules, such Contestant’s claim to the Prize is forfeited and an alternate qualifying and eligible Contestant may be contacted, at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
All Prizes legitimately claimed will be awarded.
One Grand Prize winner will receive Prize 1: A 2016 Chevy Malibu. Vehicle options and color determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
TOTAL APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”) OF PRIZE: US $45,000
One Prizewinner for this Grand Prize. The Prizewinner will be required to review and execute further contracts and releases provided by Sponsor and/or related to suppliers of the Prize in order to receive the applicable Prize.
A CONTESTANT IS NOT CONSIDERED THE WINNER OF THE PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL SPONSOR HAS COMPLETED ITS VERIFICATION OF CONTESTANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND CONTESTANT HAS PROVIDED THE SIGNED AFFIDAVIT/RELEASE.
PRIZEWINNER NOTIFICATION PROCESS:
Prizewinner will be notified by Sponsor via phone and/or email. If Prizewinner does not accept the Prize and/or return all required documentation and signatures related to acceptance of the Prize within twenty-four (24) hours following the date and time the Prizewinner is notified, then that Prizewinner will be disqualified and an alternate Prizewinner will be selected.
The Sponsor will require the tentative Prizewinner to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and Publicity Release (or, if a resident of Canada, a declaration of eligibility) (collectively, “Affidavit/Release”). The Affidavit/Release must be returned to the Sponsor within twenty-four (24) hours of receipt of the Affidavit/Release. A disqualification will result and an alternate Prizewinner will be selected if the Affidavit/Release is not returned to the Sponsor within the specified time.
Refusal or return of any Prize notification, Affidavit/Release or Prize as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate Prizewinner will be selected.
ADDITIONAL PRIZE INFORMATION:
All expenses not specifically mentioned herein are not included in any Prize and are solely the Prizewinner’s responsibility.
The Prizewinner will be required to review and execute further contracts and releases provided by Sponsor in order to receive the Prize.
Winner is responsible for sales tax, vehicle registration, license, title and insurance fees and for all costs associated with any other expenses related to the acceptance and use of the prize not specified herein. Winner must take delivery of vehicle within 30 days of notice of availability from Winner-selected Chevrolet dealer near Winner’s residence, subject to Sponsor’s approval. Winner must a have valid U.S. driver’s license and proof of insurance to take delivery. Vehicle awarded may differ from any vehicle shown in promotional materials. Specific prize vehicle details, such as color, options and equipment, will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Prize may not be transferred or assigned. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute the prize in whole or in part with another prize of comparable or greater value if the intended prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Prizewinners are solely responsible for the reporting and payment of any and all applicable federal, state and local taxes as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of a Prize not specified herein as being awarded. Prizewinners may be issued an IRS form 1099 based on the ARV of each Prize awarded.
OWNERSHIP AND LICENSE:
All Contest related materials, including submission entries, and Written Statements (collectively, “Submission”) become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. The copyright in any Submission shall remain the property of the Contestant, but entry into this Contest constitutes Contestant’s irrevocable and perpetual permission and consent, without further compensation or attribution, to use, reproduce, print, publish, transmit, distribute, sell, perform, adapt, enhance, or display such Submission for any purpose, including but not limited to editorial, advertising, trade, commercial, and publicity purposes by the Sponsor and/or others authorized by the Sponsor, in any and all media now in existence or hereafter invented, throughout the universe, for the duration or the copyright in the Submission. Sponsor and/or others authorized by Sponsor shall have the right to edit, adapt, and modify the Submission at their discretion.
Any use by a Contestant of any of the Contest Entities trademarks or copyright interest is strictly prohibited and may subject Contestant to civil and/or criminal liability.
ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” AND “with all faults.” CONTEST ENTITIES make no warranties, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use or enjoyment of any prize, or any portion thereof, including, without limitation, its quality, merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose. Any and all warranties for a prize, or any portion thereof, are contained in the manufacturers’ or service providers’ warranties, as relevant.
All trademarks are the property of their respective owners. The use of certain companies’ products and services as Prizes does not imply participation in, approval of, or endorsement of this Contest by such companies.
RELEASE, HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFICATION:
By entering, ALL participants IN THE CONTEST, participant’s HEIRS, EXECUTORS, ADMINISTRATORS, LEGAL SUCCESSORS AND/OR ASSIGNS release and agree to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the SPONSOR AND ALL CONTEST ENTITIES From and against any and all THIRD PARTY claims, demands, losses and causes of action for any DAMAGES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ALL CONSEQUENTIAL, punitive, AND INCIDENTAL DAMAGES), liability, loss, cost, fees (including attorneys’ fees), including, without limitation, damage to PERSON (INCLUDING DEATH) OR personal or real property, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of THE acceptance, possession, REDEMPTION, MISDIRECTION, use or misuse of ANY prize OR ANY PORTION OF ANY PRIZE (including any activity OR TRAVEL related thereto) or participation in the CONTEST and the ACTIVITIES OR FOR ANY And all claims based on rights of publicity and rights of privacy WHETHER any of these things are CAUSED, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, BY THE ACTS, OMISSIONS, NEGLIGENCE OR MISCONDUCT OF THE SPONSOR AND/OR THE CONTEST ENTITIES.
DISCLAIMERS / LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY:
By ENTERING, ALL PARTICIPANTS IN THE CONTEST agree that THE CONTEST ENTITIES assume no liability whatsoever for injuries or damages of any kind sustained in connection with THE WRITTEN STATEMENT, AND/OR CONTESTANT’S ENTRY INTO THE CONTEST, THE use, acceptance, possession or awarding of ANY prize or while preparing for, participating in and/or traveling to or from any CONTEST-related activity, including, without limitation, any injury, damage, death, loss OR accident to person or property due to an intentional act, an act of negligence or default and/or any act of God.
The Contest Entities are not responsible for human errors or for any damaged, tampered with, delayed, illegible, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled, late, lost, forged, misaddressed, misdirected, mutilated, mass machine-generated, unintelligible, incomprehensible, postage-due or stolen mail or entries or entries otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules. In addition, Contest Entities are not responsible for any typographical errors in these Official Rules, Contest content or any advertising materials for the Contest, or for any kind of computer, electronic, hardware, software, Internet, network, technical or telephone failures and/or problems caused by the Sponsor and/or the Contest Entities or the user, or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, or by any human, typographical, electronic, network or other error that may occur in receiving and/or processing of the entries in the Contest, or by infection by computer viruses, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failure.
If the Contest becomes compromised, hampered, interrupted, not capable of running as planned, rendered impossible of performance in any way or prevented, including, without limitation, because of any kind of computer viruses, bugs, electronic, hardware, software, Internet, network, technical or telephone failures, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, an event of force majeure or any other cause created by Sponsor and/or the Contest Entities, the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to change the Official Rules, to cancel, modify, suspend or withdraw the Contest or any Contest offer and/or cancel, modify, suspend or withdraw any method of entry, without notice, and select Prizewinners from all entries received for the Contest prior to or after the cancellation, modification, suspension or withdrawal. As used herein, an event of force majeure shall be deemed to include, without limitation, an act of God; an act of terrorism, war, riot or civil commotion, fire, casualties, equipment failure, boycott; labor dispute, strike or stoppage (including a strike by the members of any union), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, an act, regulation, order or request of or by any federal, state or local authority or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the act, regulation, order or request proves to be invalid); or any other similar or dissimilar act beyond the Sponsor’s control.
GENERAL CONDITIONS OF ENTRY:
All Contestants, as a condition of entry, agree that they have not purchased any kind of Internet servicing system whatsoever in order to participate in and/or enter the Contest through electronic and/or mechanical tampering of the Contest or Contest webpage. Contestants agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Contest or Contest webpage and/or prevent others from utilizing the Contest or Contest webpage. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE OR CELLULAR SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST, CONTEST WEBPAGE, OR CAMPAIGN VIOLATES CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS.
IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR AND/OR ADMINISTERING AGENCY MAY, AT THEIR SOLE AND REASONABLE DISCRETION, DISQUALIFY ANY AND ALL CONTEST PARTICIPANTS MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SPONSOR MAY SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
GOVERNING LAW AND VENUE:
The parties agree that the Contest and these Official Rules will be governed, construed and interpreted under the laws of the State of California without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of California or any other jurisdiction) which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California. Each participant agrees (i) that any or all lawsuits brought by participants pursuant to these Official Rules or the Contest will be brought in the courts located in Los Angeles, California and (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or any Prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Contest participants hereby waive any and all objections to personal jurisdiction. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred including, without limitation, costs associated with entering this Contest but in no event attorneys’ fees. Under no circumstances will contest participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waive all rights to claim, indirect, 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.
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