Groupon – So Bleeping Ready – Win of a cash prize valued at $100000.

GROUPON So Bleeping Ready SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS PROMOTION. PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE ODDS OF WINNING.

PROMOTION PERIOD: The Groupon So Bleeping Ready Sweepstakes (the “Promotion”) begins 12:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on April 12, 2021 and ends 11:59:59 PM ET on May 9, 2021 (“Promotion Period”). The Promotion consists of four (4) weekly entry periods (each, a “Weekly Entry Period” or “Entry Period”), as defined in the chart below in Rule #4. Administrator’s clock is the official time keeping device for this Promotion.

ELIGIBILITY: To be eligible to enter the Promotion, at the time of entry, entrant (“Entrant”) must be at least 18 years old or older at the time of entry and a legal resident of the fifty (50) United States or District of Columbia (“eligibility area”).  Employees of Groupon, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”) and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies and the immediate family members of their employees or those residing in the same household are not eligible.  The Promotion is subject to applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited or restricted by law.

HOW TO ENTER: During the Promotion Period, Entrants may access the Promotion website online at https://www.groupon.com/weblanding/covid-recovery-survey (“Website”) and follow the links and instructions to complete and submit the required fields of the registration form and survey (“Entry”), along with opting-in to receive additional email correspondence from Sponsor to receive one (1) Weekly Entry into the applicable Weekly random drawing and one (1) Entry into the Grand Prize drawing. Entries must be received by the Entry Deadline indicated in the chart below in Rule #4 to be included in that applicable Weekly Entry Period’s random drawing and the Grand Prize drawing. Limit one (1) Weekly Entry per Entrant per applicable Weekly Drawing Period. Multiple Entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, logins, addresses or through any other methods, may void all of that Entrant’s Entries and that Entrant may be disqualified in Sponsor’s and/or Administrator’s complete and sole discretion. Normal Internet access, phone and data/usage charges imposed by Entrant’s on-line or phone service may apply. All Entries must be the sole, original work of the Entrant and must be truthful. Any Entry or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, is in any way is inappropriate, lewd, not keeping with Sponsor’s image, incomplete, indecipherable, or otherwise not in full compliance with these Official Rules, will not be accepted and may be disqualified.  Entrants and Winners acknowledge and agree that their Entries become the property of the Sponsor, which thereby has the right to edit, adapt, modify, reproduce, promote and otherwise use Entries/surveys (or excerpts of entries/surveys) in any way it sees fit.
BONUS ENTRIES: Upon completion of Entrant’s initial Entry into the Promotion, Entrant will have an opportunity to invite friends to enter via email.  If the referred friend subsequently enters through the link provided in the email invitation, the Entrant will earn one (1) one bonus Entry into that Weekly Entry Period’s random drawing and one (1) bonus Entry into the Grand Prize drawing.  Bonus Entries and Entries will be collectively referred to as “Entries”. Limit five (5) Bonus Entries into the applicable Weekly Entry Period’s random drawing per Entrant, per valid email address per week and five (5) Bonus Entries into the Grand Prize drawing per Entrant/per valid email address, per week.   Limit twenty (20) Weekly Bonus Entries per Entrant, per valid email address, during the Promotion Period.  Limit 24 total Entries per Entrant toward the Grand Prize drawing.Any attempt by an Entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different accounts, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that Entrant’s Entry(ies) and that Entrant may be disqualified. In the event of a dispute as to an account, the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the account used to register will be deemed to be the Entrant. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being an authorized account holder. Use of any automated or computer system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service may apply. Standard data rates may apply if entering via mobile device.

ENTRY PERIODS/RANDOM DRAWINGS/ODDS: One (1) Grand Prize winner will be randomly selected from among all eligible Entries received during the Promotion Period (each, a “Grand Prize Winner”). Twenty-five (25) Weekly winners will be randomly selected from among all eligible Entries received during each applicable Weekly Entry Period stated below (each a “Weekly Winner”), for a total of four (4) Weekly Random Drawings and one hundred (100) Weekly Winners to be selected on or about each random drawing date indicated in the chart below, from among all eligible Entries received by the entry deadline indicated for that applicable Weekly Entry Period.  Weekly Entries will not be carried forward for any subsequent Weekly Entry Period’s drawing(s). Random drawings will be conducted by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Promotion. The odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend on the total number of eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period. The odds of winning a Weekly Prize will depend on the total number of eligible Entries received for each Entry Period. Limit one (1) Weekly Prize per person/household.
The Promotion Period will consist of the following Weekly Entry Periods:

Weekly Entry Periods
All Eligible Entries received between 12:00 AM and 11:59:59 PM on:
Random Drawing Dates
Number of Prizes Awarded

#1
April 12, 2021 through April 18, 2021
On or about April 21, 2021
25

#2
April 19, 2021 through April 25, 2021
On or about April 28, 2021
25

#3
April 26, 2021 through May 2, 2021
On or about May 5, 2021
25

#4
May 3, 2021 through May 9, 2021
On or about May 12, 2021
25

Grand Prize Entry Period
April 12, 2021 through May 9, 2021
On or about May 12, 2021
1

PRIZES AND ACTUAL RETAIL VALUES (“ARVs”) One (1) Grand Prize: Consisting each of a cash prize valued at one hundred thousand dollars $100,000. ARV of Grand Prize: $100,000.  Grand Prize will be awarded in the form of a check made payable to the Grand Prize Winner.   One Hundred (100) Weekly Prizes: Twenty-five (25) Weekly Prizes of $500, awarded in the form of Groupon Bucks, awarded for each Weekly Entry Period. Total ARV of Weekly Prizes is $50,000.  Groupon Bucks will be directly deposited into Winner’s Groupon account.  If Winner does not have a Groupon account, Winner can open an account at no charge by visiting:  https://www.groupon.com/signup.    Total ARV of All Prizes is $150,000. Groupon Bucks are subject to restrictions, including the terms set forth at https://www.groupon.com/legal/specialprograms. Groupon Bucks will expire one hundred and eighty (180) days after the issue date, unless otherwise specified at time of issuance or in their Terms of Use.  All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the Winners. No substitution or transfer of prize permitted except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential Grand Prize Winner will be notified via email approximately forty-eight (48) hours after winner selection on or about May 12, 2021.  Potential Grand Prize Winner will be required to complete and return via email, a Declaration of Compliance, Publicity and Liability Release, if legally permissible, within three (3) days of Administrator’s attempted delivery. Potential Weekly Prize Winners will be notified via email approximately forty-eight (48) hours after each Weekly Random Drawing.  Potential Weekly Prize Winners may be required to complete and return via email, a prize acceptance/confirmation of eligibility form, within three (3) days of Administrator’s attempted delivery. Noncompliance within any specified time period or return of any prize/prize notification as undeliverable, or declining a prize for any reason, will result in disqualification without further notice and an alternate winner may be selected in random drawing(s) from among all remaining eligible Entries for that applicable drawing.

GENERAL RULES: By participating in the Promotion, Entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator. By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these official rules and to receive promotional emails from the Sponsor. In the event of a dispute, Entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. The “authorized account holder” is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. The Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Promotion or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Promotion. The Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual that tampers or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the drawings or Website; violates these Official Rules; or acts in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. The Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Promotion if it is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other problems beyond the control of the Sponsor and award the prizes from all eligible Entries received for each applicable drawing and overall, throughout the Promotion Period prior to cancellation. The Sponsor, and each of its respective affiliates, officers, directors, agents, and employees will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this Promotion or any prize awarded. Winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Promotion or by use or redemption of any prize or by any related activities. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission to use Winners’ names and likenesses for promotional purposes without further compensation except where prohibited by law. The Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the Promotion materials or the offering or announcement of the prizes.

DISPUTES: Entrants and Winners agree that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and solely and exclusively in a federal or state court located in the State of Illinois; Entrants/Winners submit to sole and exclusive personal jurisdiction to said courts in the State of Illinois any such dispute and irrevocably waives any and all rights to object to such jurisdiction; (b) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out of pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (c) under no circumstances will Entrants/Winners be permitted to obtain awards for and Entrants hereby waive all rights to claim 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. ENTRANT/WINNER HEREBY AGREES THAT ENTRANT/WINNER WILL NOT BRING A CLASS ACTION OR PARTICIPATE IN A CLASS ACTION AGAINST SPONSOR WITH RESPECT TO A PROMOTION. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATION OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.  All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of Entrants/Winners in connection with this Promotion shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules of provisions (whether of the State of Illinois, the United States, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois. 

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY & DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES: EACH ENTRANT AGREES TO RELEASE, HOLD HARMLESS, AND INDEMNIFY SPONSOR AND ADMINISTRATOR FROM AND AGAINST ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR INJURIES OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND SUSTAINED IN CONNECTION WITH THE ACCEPTANCE, USE, MISUSE, OR AWARDING OF ANY PRIZE OR WHILE PREPARING FOR, PARTICIPATING IN, AND/OR TRAVELING TO OR FROM ANY PRIZE- OR PROMOTION-RELATED ACTIVITY INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY INJURY, DAMAGE, LOSS, DEATH OR ACCIDENT TO PERSON OR PROPERTY. EACH WINNER AGREES THAT THE PRIZE IS PROVIDED AS-IS WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR HEREINAFTER ENACTED, RELATIVE TO THE USE OR ENJOYMENT OF THE PRIZE, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ITS QUALITY, MERCHANTABILITY, OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.

PRIVACY: Information collected by Sponsor and its agencies in connection with the Promotion may be used by Sponsor and its agencies in accordance with the online Privacy Policy at https://www.groupon.com/legal/privacypolicy.

WINNERS LIST: For a list of winners available for ninety (90) days after 6/15/21, send an email to: Winners@dja.com with WINNERS & 11-2747-02 as the subject line. Winners List will be sent after all prizes have been awarded.”

SPONSOR/ADMINISTRATOR: The Sponsor of the Promotion is Groupon, Inc., 600 W. Chicago Ave. Ste. 400, Chicago, IL 60654. The Administrator of the Promotion is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.