Pennzoil – Win 1 of 31 Daily Prizes including $2,500 Shell Gift Cards plus a $100 Advance Auto Parts Gift Cards for the purchase of Pennzoil motor oil by May 31, 2015 – DAILY!
“PENNZOIL® ADVANCE AUTO PARTS FREE GASOLINE
Starts on or about 12:01 a.m. Central Time on May 1, 2015, and ends at 11:59 p.m. CT on May 31, 2015
Open only to legal residents of the forty-eight contiguous (48) United
States (including the District of Columbia) and Puerto Rico (collectively “U.S.”) who currently
reside in the U.S., and are at least eighteen (18) years old at time of entry (or the legal age
of majority in their state of legal residence).
2. HOW TO ENTER:
The Promotion Period will be divided into thirty-one (31) individual daily entry periods (each referred to herein as an “Entry Period”).
To receive one (1) entry during the applicable Entry Period (“Entry”)
either: (1) using your smart-phone device, type the mobile URL
your mobile web browser and follow the
instructions to complete the entry form or (2) access www.Pennzoil.com/DailyGasGiveaway
online without using a smart-phone device and follow directions to complete the entry form
Limit one (1) Entry per person, per daily Entry Period, regardless of Entry method
used. Entries will NOT carry over into, or be eligible for subsequent Entry Period drawings.
However, entrants may enter each Entry Period one (1) time. Entry requires entrants to
submit the following personal information at the time of Entry and/or the time of the Prize
verification, depending on the entry method selected: complete name, email address,
mailing address, and phone number (including area code). Entries must be received during
an applicable Entry Period (as defined above) in order to be considered for that Entry
Sponsor cannot guarantee the Promotion will be available via all mobile carriers. The mobile
URL portion of the Promotion will be available on participating wireless carriers only.
Standard data plan rates may apply. Other charges may also apply; check your mobile
plan for rates/details relating to participation in the Promotion via mobile URL. Entrants, at
their option and discretion, may elect to “opt-in” to receive future marketing and
promotional communications from Sponsor and/or Advance Auto Parts, via email. Choosing to “opt-out” or “opt-in” will not affect entrants’ chances of winning.
All winners are subject to determination of eligibility and verification before any prize will be
awarded. By entering, all entrants and winners agree to be bound by these Official Rules
and the decisions of the Sponsor and its authorized representatives, which are final and
binding in all matters concerning this Promotion. More than the stated number of allowable
Entries per Entry Period is not permitted. If more than one entry per Entry Period is received
from one person, only the first entry submitted will be considered valid, however any
attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using
multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations, and logins, cheating or fraud,
through a sweepstakes club or similar entity, or any other unauthorized methods will void all
entrant’s Entries and entrant will be disqualified. If Sponsor suspects that any entrant has
submitted mass Entries or Entries generated by an automated program, bot, script, robotic,
macro or use of any other devices is prohibited and will result in disqualification. All Entries
become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
Proof of Entry submission is not proof of its receipt by Sponsor. Only eligible Entries
received by Sponsor during the applicable Entry Period will be eligible for that respective
Entry Period drawing. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a participant, the Entry
will be deemed completed by the authorized account holder of the email address used to
enter. Potential winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account
holder. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned to an email address
by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for
assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address; or
the “authorized account holder” assigned to a mobile cellular number if entry is via mobile
URL. All Entries will be deemed to have been made by the authorized account holder.
Promotion Entities are not responsible for late, lost, misdirected, incomplete, delayed,
stolen, invalid, unintelligible, technically corrupted, or garbled Entries, which will be
disqualified, or for any failure to capture Entries, or problems of any kind whether
mechanical, human or electronic.
3. PRIZE DRAWING:
On or within three (3) working days following the end of each
applicable Entry Period, Sponsor (or its authorized representative) will randomly select one
(1) daily prize winner from among all eligible Entries received during the applicable Entry
Period. The potential prize winner will be contacted via telephone or email address (in
Sponsor’s discretion) in order to notify him/her that he/she has been selected as a potential
winner and to verify eligibility. Subject to verification of eligibility, prize winners will receive
a congratulatory letter and their prize in the U.S. mail approximately 4 – 6 weeks following
verification of eligibility. Limit one (1) Prize, per person during the Promotion Period.
4.PRIZES, ODDS OF WINNING:
There is one (1) daily prize, per Entry Period, for a total of thirty-one (31) daily prizes (each a “Prize; collectively “Prizes”).
DAILY PRIZES: (31) (One (1) available per Entry Period): a $2,500 Shell Gift Card
and a $100 Advance Auto Parts Gift Card for the purchase of Pennzoil motor oil. (In the
event a winner does not live within a 50 mile radius of a participating Shell station at which
the Shell gift card may be used, Sponsor will award a $2,500 Visa® Gift Card for winner in
lieu of the Shell Gift Card. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Entry Period Prize:
Total A.R.V. of all Prizes is $80,600
All federal, state and local taxes, if any, on a Prize are winners’ responsibility. Winner will not receive the difference between the actual value and the ARV. Gift cards are subject to the terms and conditions of issuer. Visa is a registered trademark of Visa, Inc., which is not a sponsor of nor otherwise affiliated or associated with this Promotion.
Any depiction of the prize or any element thereof in promotional and advertising materials in connection with the Promotion is for illustrative purposes only and may not be the actual prize awarded.
A. Odds of winning a Prize depend on the number of eligible Entries received during the applicable Entry Period.
B. All costs, fees and other expenses not specified in these Official Rules are the winners’ sole responsibility.
C. Winners may waive the right to receive a Prize and must be able to accept the Prize in its entirety or not at all. In the event of noncompliance with these Official Rules, if a Prize or Prize notification is ignored, returned as unclaimed or undeliverable, not timely responded to, or if a potential Prize winner cannot be reached at the telephone number or e-mail address on his/her Entry after the second attempt, the Prize will be forfeited, and an alternate potential Prize winner will be selected. No assignment, transfer, or substitution of a Prize, in whole or in part, is permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a Prize of comparable or greater value at its sole discretion.
5. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION:
Entries not legitimately submitted in accordance with these Official Rules are void.
The potential winners will be subject to verification by Sponsor or its authorized representatives, whose decisions are final and binding. An entrant is not a winner of a Prize, unless and until said entrant’s eligibility has been verified and said entrant has been notified that verification is complete and any documentation necessary for verification has been received and approved by Sponsor or its authorized representatives.
Prize winners may be required to sign, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility
and Liability/Publicity Release (where legally permitted), within the time specified by
Sponsor. Without limitation, ineligibility or non-compliance will result in forfeiture of a Prize in its entirety.
Acceptance of a Prize constitutes permission for Sponsor and its agencies to use winners’ name, biographical information, opinions, voice, photograph and/or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media now known or hereinafter developed throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, review, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical, human or other error in the printing of
Promotion communications and/or collateral advertising materials, administration of the
Promotion or any element thereof, processing of the Entries or in the announcement of the
Prizes or in any other materials, communications or information associated with the
Promotion or any element thereof. Only the number of Prizes set forth in these Official Rules
will be awarded.
If for any reason the Promotion or any element thereof is not capable of running as planned,
including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, bots, scripts, unauthorized
intervention, fraud/cheating, technical failures, or any other causes, technological or
otherwise, which corrupt, disrupt or otherwise affect the administration, security, fairness,
integrity, or proper conduct of the Promotion or any element thereof, Sponsor reserves the
right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend any and all aspects of the
Promotion or any element thereof, and Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to
select the winners for the Entry Period(s) at issue from eligible, non-suspect Entries received
for the applicable Entry Period(s) prior to the date of such action, or as otherwise deemed
equitable by Sponsor. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual it
suspects, in its sole and absolute discretion, to be tampering with the entry process or the
operation of the Promotion or any element thereof, to be cheating, or acting in a non-
sportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Caution: Any attempt by any individual to deliberately
damage any website or undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion or any element
thereof is a violation of criminal and civil laws and, should such an attempt be made,
Sponsor reserves the right to seek any/all remedies available from any such individual to the
fullest extent of the law.
Each winner agrees, by accepting a Prize, and each entrant
agrees, by participating in this Promotion, to release, discharge, indemnify and hold
harmless Sponsor, and its parent company, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers,
web development companies, advertising and promotional agencies, participating retailers
(and their parents, subsidiaries and affiliates), prize suppliers and any other companies
participating in the design, administration or fulfillment of this Promotion and their
respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively “Released Parties”) from
and against any and all liability for any threatened or actual injuries, loss, costs, settlements
(whether or not litigation is commenced), or damages of any kind to any person, including
death or disability, and property, arising in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from
participation in this Promotion or any element thereof or acceptance, possession, use, or
misuse of a Prize, participation in any Promotion-related activity or inability to participate in
parts thereof including, without limitation, claims, suits, injuries, losses and damages related
to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, violation of the rights of
publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light (whether intentional or
unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or
other theory, and whether or not caused in whole or in part by the negligence of one or
more of the Released Parties. Entrants covenant not to sue any Released Party or cause
them to be sued regarding any matter released above; and further covenant not to
disaffirm, limit or rescind this release. A waiver by one or more of the Promotion Entities of
any term in these Official Rules does not constitute a waiver of any other provision.
7. LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY:
IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE
RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING
INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF THIS
PROMOTION OR ANY ELEMENT THEREOF, INCLUDING ANY DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF ANY
ENTRANT’S ACCESS TO AND USE OF (OR FAILURE TO ACCESS/USE) THE PROMOTIONAL
WEBSITES (INCLUDING ANY MOBILE WEBSITES AND/OR MICRO SITES PERTAINING TO THE
PROMOTION) OR THE DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING OF MATERIAL
DOWNLOADED FROM THE WEBSITE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, EXCEPT FOR
ANY STANDARD WARRANTY THAT MAY BE PROVIDED BY THE MANUFACTURER OF A PRIZE
TO THE WINNER, IF ANY, SPONSOR HAS NOT MADE, AND SPONSOR IS NOT RESPONSIBLE
IN ANY MANNER FOR, ANY WARRANTIES, REPRESENTATIONS OR GUARANTEES, EXPRESS
OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR LAW, RELATING TO ANY PRIZE, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO,
THEIR QUALITY, MECHANICAL CONDITION, MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A
PARTICULAR PURPOSE, OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.
8. INTERNET/WIRELESS SERVICES:
Sponsor is not responsible for electronic
transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations
or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of Entry
materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software, telephone or other communications, incompatibility, malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive information by Sponsor on account of technical problems, lost or unavailable network connections, telephone connections, wireless device connections or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof.
9. GOVERNING LAW; DISPUTES:
By entering the Promotion, each entrant agrees that: (i)
any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this
Promotion or any element thereof shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form
of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court in Houston, Texas; and
(ii) in addition to the limitations in Section 7 of these Official Rules, 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. Except where
prohibited by law, all issues concerning the construction, validity and enforcement of these
Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor, shall be construed
and governed by the laws of the State of Texas, without regard to conflicts of law rules.
By entering the Promotion, each entrant will be sharing his/her personal
information with Sponsor. By entering the Promotion, each entrant agrees to Sponsor’s use
11. WINNER’S LIST:
For the names of the winners, send a separate self-addressed, sufficiently stamped envelope to: PENNZOIL Advance Auto Parts Free Gasoline Sweepstakes Winners List #O1051, P.O. Box 809004, Houston, TX 77280. Requests must be received by June 30, 2015. Limit one request per person, per household.