Frito-Lay Ruffles – Live Like A Baller – Win a $250.00 Kithcom gift card
THIS PROMOTION IS INTENDED FOR PLAY IN THE UNITED STATES AND PUERTO RICO ONLY AND WILL BE GOVERNED BY U.S. LAW. DO NOT ENTER UNLESS YOU ARE ELIGIBLE AND LOCATED IN THE UNITED STATES, THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA OR PUERTO RICO AT THE TIME OF PARTICIPATION.
2019 RUFFLES® LIVE LIKE A BALLER OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A
PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE
PROHIBITED. BY ENTERING IN THE CONTEST, ENTRANT AGREES TO BE BOUND BY
THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND THE DECISIONS OF THE JUDGES, WHICH SHALL BE
FINAL IN ALL RESPECTS.
The Promotion is open only to legal residents of any of the fifty (50) U.S. states, the District of Columbia and Puerto Rico, who are eighteen (18) years of age (nineteen  in AL or NE) or older at the time of participation. The following persons are not eligible to participate: Employees, contractors, directors and officers of Frito-Lay, Inc. (“Sponsor”), its parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, distributors, Web design, advertising, fulfillment, judging and promotion agencies involved in the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Promotion (collectively, “Promotion Parties”), NBA Properties, Inc., the National Basketball Association (the “NBA”), and the NBA member teams (collectively, the “NBA Entities”) including its affiliates and agents, and their respective immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, grandparent, and/or “step”) of each and those living in their same households (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three months during the twelve-month period preceding the start date of the Promotion).
2. PROMOTION PERIOD:
Promotion begins at 12:00:00 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) on January 28, 2019 and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CT on February 22, 2019 (“Promotion Period”). The time clock of computer administering this Promotion is the official clock for this Promotion.
3. HOW TO PARTICIPATE:
During the Promotion Period, purchase any RUFFLES® brand product and look for the 9 to 11-digit product code located below the “guaranteed fresh” statement on the front of the RUFFLES® brand bag (“Code”). To obtain a Code without making a purchase, send a 3″ x 5″ card or piece of paper with your full name, address, city, state, zip code, date of birth and email address, to be received by February 18, 2019, to: Ruffles Live Like a Baller Code Request, PO Box 760006, Dept. 879-724A, El Paso, TX 88576-0006. One (1) Code will be emailed to the email address provided. Limit one (1) free Code request per stamped-outer envelope. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for illegible, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, postage-due, incomplete, unintelligible or undelivered mail or Code Requests or Codes. Sponsor reserves the right to distribute Codes, in its sole discretion, via other methods throughout the Promotion Period.
Upon obtaining a Code and during the Promotion Period, visit RufflesBaller.com (“Web Site”) and follow the on-screen instructions to register*, and input your Code and then properly submit an online play to determine if you have won an Instant-Win Prize (subject to verification) (a “Play”) and to receive one (1) entry into the random drawing corresponding to either the “New York Trip Grand Prize Drawing” or the “Los Angles Trip Grand Prize Drawing” as defined in Rule #4.
*During the registration process (and/or each time you sign in for subsequent visits), you will be required to select “New York Trip” or “Los Angeles Trip” to indicate which drawing you wish to enter. See Rule #4 for drawing details.
Randomly-selected times, during the Promotion Period, will be chosen by the independent judging organization (the “Judges”), and the first entrant who completes a Play in accordance with these Official Rules (whose Play is properly received and recorded by administrator’s computer(s) at or immediately after a randomly selected time) will win an Instant-Win Prize (subject to verification). If your computer screen displays a prize-winning message, you are a potential winner of an Instant-Win Prize (subject to verification). If your computer screen displays a non-winning prize message, you are not a winner of an Instant-Win Prize. Odds of winning an Instant-Win Prize depend on the number of eligible Plays received and the order in which they are received. All entrants must have a valid email address.
Limit three (3) Code submissions per person/email address or household per day.
A “day” is defined as a twenty-four (24) hour time period between 12:00:00 a.m. CT and 11:59:59 p.m. CT of the same day, with the exception of the first day of the Promotion Period which shall begin at 12:00:00 p.m. CT and end at 11:59:59 p.m. CT of the same day. All entries/Plays must be properly received and recorded by the Sponsor’s computer within the Promotion Period in order to be eligible to win a prize.
Each submission must be manually key stroked and/or manually entered by the individual entrant; automated and/or repetitive electronic submission of entries/Plays (including but not limited to entries/Plays made using any script, macro, bot or sweepstakes service) will be disqualified and transmissions from these or related email addresses/IP addresses may be blocked. Additionally, use of multiple email addresses, phone numbers and/or mailing addresses, and/or the manipulation of such information, for the purpose of obtaining more than the stated number of entries/Plays and/or prizes, is prohibited and such persons will be disqualified and all entries/Plays will be deemed invalid and any prize won shall be forfeited.
4. RANDOM DRAWINGS: New York Trip Grand Prize Drawing:
One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about February 25, 2019 from among all eligible entries received for the New York Trip Grand Prize Drawing by the Judges, whose decisions shall be final. Odds of winning the New York Trip Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for this particular drawing.
Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize Drawing:
One (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing to be held on or about February 25, 2019 from among all eligible entries received for the Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize Drawing by the Judges, whose decisions shall be final. Odds of winning the Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received for this particular drawing.
5. GRAND PRIZE AND INSTANT-WIN PRIZE DETAILS: New York Trip Grand Prize (1):
Trip for winner and winner’s two (2) guests to New York, NY. Travel dates: March 29, 2019 – March 31, 2019. Trip consists of round-trip coach air transportation (from major airport nearest winner’s home) for winner and his/her guests (if winner lives within 250 miles of destination, ground transportation may be provided instead of air transportation); double-occupancy hotel accommodations for two (2) nights (two  rooms); three (3) club seats for an NBA regular season at Madison Square Garden game on March 30, 2019 in the Delta Sky 360 Club, a VIP club experience and dinner for winner and his/her guests*; one (1) $500.00 Kith.com gift card; and one (1) $1,500.00 American Express gift card. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the New York Trip Grand Prize: Up to $7,450.00. Winner’s two (2) guests will each receive a $250.00 Kith.com gift card. All gift cards are subject to terms and conditions as set by issuer. (Altogether, the “New York Trip Grand Prize”). *If winner and/or a guest are under 21 years of age, a $500.00 American Express gift card will be awarded in lieu of the “VIP club experience and dinner for winner and his/her guests” portion of the prize. Winner may take a cash alternative of $6,000.00 in lieu of the New York Trip Grand Prize.
Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize (1):
Trip for winner and winner’s two (2) guests to Los Angeles, California. Travel dates: April 3, 2019 – April 5, 2019. Trip consists of round-trip coach air transportation (from major airport nearest winner’s home) for winner and his/her guests (if winner lives within 250 miles of destination, ground transportation may be provided instead of air transportation); double-occupancy hotel accommodations for two (2) nights (two  rooms); table reservation at a premiere club*, three (3) suite tickets for an NBA regular season Los Angeles Clippers game at Staples Center on April 3, 2019, a Deluxe Studio Tour (includes breakfast and lunch) for winner and his/her guests; and one (1) $1,500.00 American Express gift card (subject to terms and conditions as set by issuer). ARV of the Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize: Up to $7,235.00. *If winner and/or a guest are under 21 years of age, a $500.00 American Express gift card will be awarded in lieu of the “table reservation at a premiere club” portion of the prize. Winner may take a cash alternative of $6,000.00 in lieu of the Los Angeles Trip Grand Prize.
Applicable to both Grand Prizes: Travel, accommodations, and events are subject to availability and change. Ground transportation, meals, gratuities and all other expenses not specified herein are solely winner’s responsibility. All travel subject to availability, government restrictions and regulations, hotel, airline, airport or other transportation terminal (or other types of transportation) restrictions and regulations. Other restrictions may apply. Selection of airline, overnight accommodations, game, and restaurant are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Winner will be required to provide a credit card prior to check-in and is solely responsible for all incidental charges and may be required to sign an additional liability release for the use of the accommodations. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for canceled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled prize-related activities (including, but not limited to any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carriers, hotels, venue operators, transportation companies, or prize providers) beyond its control. In the event the winner and/or a guest misses a scheduled airline flight (through no fault of Sponsor or due to Force Majeure), Sponsor will have no liability for any costs associated with changing or rebooking transportation. Additional prize award details and travel information to be provided to the trip winner at the time of notification. Winner must be able to travel on dates specified by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited. Winner and his/her guests are also responsible for obtaining travel insurance (and all other forms of insurance) at their option and hereby acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide travel insurance or any other form of insurance. Winner and guests must have all necessary identification and/or travel documents (e.g. passport or valid driver’s license) required for travel. Winner and guests must travel on the same itinerary. Any minor guest (under age of 18; 19 in AL or NE) must be accompanied at all times by minor’s parent or legal guardian who must be the winner. Each guest (or if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian who must be the winner) must complete and return a Liability/Travel Release within three (3) days of notification to Grand Prize winner and as indicated on the Liability/Travel Release (see Rule #6). Actual value may depend on city/date/time of departure.
Instant-Win Prizes (1,000):
$10.00 Ride share code. To redeem your ride share code, follow the instructions provided at the time of prize award, see Rule #6. Ride share codes are subject to service provider’s terms and conditions and expire on March 31, 2019. Ride share codes cannot be redeemed in Puerto Rico. If an Instant-Win Prize winner resides in Puerto Rico, he/she will be awarded a $10.00 American Express gift card (subject to terms and conditions as set by issuer) in lieu of the Ride share code.
Winners must accept the prize as stated by Sponsor or the prize will be forfeited. Total ARV of both Grand Prizes and all Instant-Win Prizes is up to $24,685.00. Limit one (1) Instant-Win Prize per household. Limit one (1) Grand Prize per person.
6. WINNER NOTIFICATION:
Potential Instant-Win Prize winners will receive an email within forty-eight (48) hours of receiving a prize-winning message during their online session at the Web Site. The email will contain instructions on how to submit a prize-claim form. The prize-claim form must be completed and submitted within five (5) of email notification. Potential Grand Prize winners will be notified by email, phone and/or mail. Grand Prize winners will be required to complete, sign and return, via fax or email, an Affidavit of Eligibility/Liability Release, and, where lawful, Publicity Release within three (3) days of notification and as indicated on the Affidavit. Sponsor is not responsible for suspended or discontinued wireless or Internet service which may result in a potential winner not receiving an initial prize notification; nor is Sponsor responsible for any change in entrant’s email address. If (i) winner does not respond to the prize-claim instructions as stated within the notification email, (ii) any required documents are not returned within the required number of days, (iii) a potential winner cannot be verified, or (iv) a potential winner is otherwise unable to accept their prize as stated, the applicable prize will be forfeited. Instant-Win Prizes will be delivered within five (5) to seven (7) days of winner verification via email. If an Instant-Win Prize is returned as undeliverable, the Instant-Win Prize will be forfeited and Sponsor shall have no further liability to award that Instant-Win Prize.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE:
No responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Promotion Parties for lost, late, mutilated, illegible, unintelligible incomplete, misdirected Plays/entries or postage-due mail. No liability or responsibility is assumed by Sponsor or Promotion Parties resulting from entrant’s participation in or attempt to participate in the Promotion or ability or inability to upload or download any information in connection with the Promotion. No responsibility or liability is assumed by Sponsor or Promotion Parties for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences which may affect the operation of the Promotion: Hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless or Internet connectivity or other online or network communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet or wireless providers, servers, hosts or other providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any online transmissions to be sent or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted transmissions; inaccessibility of the Web Site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or the Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Promotion, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, or worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Promotion, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an email account used in connection with the Promotion. Sponsor and Promotion Parties are not responsible for any typographical, technical, computer, network or human errors which may occur in the administration of the Promotion, the uploading, the processing of Plays/entries, the announcement of the prizes or these Official Rules or in any Promotion-related materials. Use of Web Site is at user’s own risk. Sponsor and Promotion Parties are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind which may be sustained to user’s or any other person’s computer or web-enabled device resulting from participation in the Promotion. In the event of an identity dispute, Play/entry will be considered made by the authorized account holder of the email address the Play/entry is submitted from at the time of entry. The “authorized account holder” is the person who is assigned to the email address by the online service provider. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR OTHER DAMAGES; AS A RESULT, THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU, AND THE FOREGOING PARAGRAPHS SHALL NOT APPLY TO A RESIDENT OF NEW JERSEY TO THE EXTENT DAMAGES TO SUCH NEW JERSEY RESIDENT ARE THE RESULT OF SPONSOR OR PROMOTION PARTIES’ NEGLIGENT, FRAUDULENT OR RECKLESS ACT(S) OR INTENTIONAL MISCONDUCT.
8. RELEASE OF LIABILITY:
By participating in the Promotion, entrants agree (a) to release Sponsor, Promotion Parties, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, employees, governors, owners, distributors, retailers, agents, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, representatives, and agents (the “Released Parties”) and the NBA Entities, from any and all claims, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such entrant’s participation in the Promotion; (b) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prize awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys’ fees and court costs. By accepting the prize, recipients (a) agree that Released Parties and the NBA Entities will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by winner against, any liability for injuries, losses or damages of any kind to persons or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from participation in the Promotion; from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of any prize (including travel thereto) and (b) grants (and agrees to confirm grant in writing promptly upon request) to the NBA Entities, Sponsor and those acting under Sponsor’s authority, and each of their respective designees the right to use his/her name, photograph, likeness, voice, image, statements, biographical information at any time or times, for advertising, trade, publicity and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide, including the Internet without review, notification or approval, and additional compensation or consideration, unless prohibited by law. Released Parties and the NBA Entities are not liable in the event that any portion of the Promotion is canceled due to weather, fire, strike, acts of war or terrorism, or any other condition beyond their control (a “Force Majeure Event”).
Codes are void if not obtained through authorized, legitimate channels, or if any part is defective, altered, duplicated, photocopied, forged, counterfeited, mutilated or tampered with in any way, or if Codes contain or are the result of printing, seeding, typographical, mechanical or other errors, or do not contain proper security devices. Sole liability for a regular official Code is limited to replacement with a free randomly selected official Code, while supplies last. Codes may not be transferred, sold, bartered, auctioned (including through Internet auction sites), given away, traded or obtained through any source other than through the method described in these Official Rules. All submitted Codes become property of Sponsor, and will not be returned.
No more than the stated number of Instant-Win Prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, programming, seeding, printing or any other reasons cause more than stated number of Instant-Win Prizes, set forth in these Official Rules, to be available and/or claimed in any Instant-Win Prize category, Sponsor reserves right to award only the stated number of Instant-Win Prizes. Screen shots are not proof of winning status.
10. GENERAL CONDITIONS:
Winners are solely responsible for any taxes on prizes, if any. Grand Prize winners will receive an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of their Grand Prize. No cash equivalent or substitution of any prize is offered, except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Any difference between the stated approximate retail value and the actual retail value will not be awarded. No transfer of a prize is permitted. Prizes are awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by Sponsor, except manufacturer’s standard written warranty included in the prize packaging. Unclaimed Instant-Win Prizes will not be awarded. If a prize, or any portion thereof, cannot be awarded for any reason, Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize with another prize of equal or greater value. If for any reason the Promotion is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to (a) disqualify any individual who is responsible or who tampers with the process of submitting an entry/Play, and (b) cancel, modify or terminate the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor will randomly award the remaining prizes among all eligible, non-suspect entries/Plays received prior to cancellation. This Promotion is offered only in the United States and Puerto Rico and all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts for Collin or Dallas Counties, Texas.
ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL, WHETHER OR NOT AN ENTRANT, TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE, DESTROY, TAMPER OR VANDALIZE THE WEB SITE OR INTERFERE WITH THE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND DILIGENTLY PURSUE ALL REMEDIES AGAINST ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
11. WINNER’S LIST:
For the names of the Grand Prize winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to be received by March 26, 2019 to: 2019 Ruffles Live Like a Baller Winner’s List, 10 South 5th Street, 7th Floor, Dept. 879-724A, Minneapolis, MN 55402.
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The National Basketball Association and its member teams and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, members, representatives, and employees will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this promotion or any prize awarded. The NBA Entities have not offered or sponsored this Promotion in any way.