Verizon – Vote For A Chance To Win Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES.A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. 

SWEEPSTAKES TIMING: The Verizon Vote For A ChanceTo Win Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 17, 2021 and ends at 11:59 PM ET on September 23, 2021 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  There is a total of six (6) Daily Entry Periods during the Sweepstakes Period, as indicated in the chart below (each, an “Entry Period”). Sponsor’s clock is the official “timekeeper” of this Sweepstakes.

Daily Entry Period

 All Eligible Entries received between 12:01 AM ET and 11:59 PM ET on:

 Random Drawing

1

September 17, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 21, 2021

2

September 18, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 22, 2021

3

September 20, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 23, 2021

4

September 21, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 24, 2021

5

September 22, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 27, 2021

6

September 23, 2021

On or about 10:00 AM ET on September 28, 2021

 

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia (which excludes Alaska and Hawaii), who are 18 years of age or older as of the date of entry. Employees of Verizon (the “Sponsor”), Twitter Inc. (“Twitter”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”), their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, governors, owners, partners, distributors, retailers, advertising/promotion/service agencies, dealers, licensors, agents, suppliers, and independent contractors (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”) and each of their immediate family members and/ or those living in the same household (defined as spouses, parents, siblings and children and anyone else residing in their same household) are not eligible for the Sweepstakes. Void in Alaska, Hawaii and where prohibited or restricted by law. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Sweepstakes Period, the Verizon Twitter account will post a Verizon Conversation Card Post (“Twitter Post”) by answering the question and selecting one (1) of the multiple choice answers. Upon answering the question, you will be prompted to share an auto populated Tweet that includes hashtag: #Hidden13Sweepstakes (“Entry”). Once you’ve answered the trivia question and shared your trivia question answer, you will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes. Entries must include the hashtags #Hidden13Sweepstakes to be eligible.  Limit one (1) Entry per Twitter account per Entry Period. You may only use one (1) Twitter username account to enter. You must have a non-private Twitter account to enter the Sweepstakes and receive Direct Messages. If you do not have a Twitter account, you may create one for free, visit www.Twitter.com. Your Entry must comply with Twitter Terms of Use (https://twitter.com/tos?lang=en).
ENTRY GUIDELINES: To be eligible, the entry must be complete and in English. Any entry that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, or is otherwise objectionable, contains any logos or trademarked material (except for Sponsor-owned content), content that is illegal, dangerous or unsuitable for advertising, or otherwise violates or infringes (or may infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo, mark that identifies a brand or other proprietary right of any person living or deceased (including but, not limited to, rights of privacy or publicity or portrayal in a false light) or entity will not be considered and may disqualify the entrant. Any entry not in compliance with the above and that does not meet the Sweepstakes requirements will be disqualified. Entries must be in keeping with Sponsor’s image and may not be offensive, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, nor can it defame or invade publicity rights or privacy rights of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person’s personal or proprietary rights. All entries submitted become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned and Sponsor reserves the right to use the entry in any way they see fit for marketing and advertising purposes. No information regarding entries, other than as otherwise set forth in these Official Rules will be disclosed.Use of computer programs and other automatic means to enter the Sweepstakes is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Normal Internet access and phone/usage charges imposed by your online/phone service may apply.  Standard data usage rates may apply.  See your wireless provider for pricing plan details. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are void. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
RANDOM DRAWINGS: Drawings will be conducted at the conclusion of each Entry Period taking place on or about: September 21, 2021; September 22, 2021; September 23, 2021; September 24, 2021; September 27, 2021 and September 28, 2021 to randomly select two (2) Daily Grand Prize-winning entrants (each, a “winner”) per Daily Entry Period from among all eligible entries received per Daily Entry Period, for a total of twelve (12) Daily Grand Prize winners. Non Winning entries will not be rolled over into the subsequent entry period.  Drawings will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are final on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received per Daily Entry Period.
PRIZES AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”): Grand Prizes (12 total- 2 awarded per Daily Entry Period):
 

Entry Period #1 Prizes

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: each consisting of one (1) iPad Pro 12”9, one (1) Apple Pencil, one (1) Apple Watch 6 and one Verizon gift card valued at $100. Total ARV for each Day #1 Daily Grand Prize: $2,030.  Total ARV for All Day#1 Daily Grand Prizes: $4,060.

Entry Period #2 Prizes
 

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: each consisting of one (1) Airpods Max, one (1) Airpod Pro; two (2) Home Pod Mini, one (1) Apple Watch 6, one (1) Duo Charger and one (1) Verizon gift card valued at $100.  Total ARV for each Day #2 Daily Grand Prize: $1,730.  Total ARV for All Day#2 Grand Prizes: $3,460.

Entry Period #3 Prizes
 

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: One (1) Airpods Max, one (1) Airpod Pro, two (2) Homepod Mini, one (1) Apple Watch 6, one (1) Duo Charger and one (1) Verizon gift card valued at $100.  Total ARV for each Day #3 Daily Grand Prize: $1,730.  Total ARV for All Day #3 Daily Grand Prizes: $3,460.

Entry Period #4 Prizes

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: One (1) Airpods Pro, one (1) Battery Pack, one (1) Duo Charger, one (1) iPad Pro 12”9 and one (1) Verizon gift card valued at $100.  Total ARV for each Day #4 Daily Grand Prize: $1,880.  Total ARV for all Day #4 Daily Grand Prizes: $3,760.

Entry Period #5

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: One (1) iPad Pro 12”9, one (1) Apple pencil, one (1) Apple Watch 6 and one (1) Verizon gift card valued at $100.  Total ARV for each Day #5 Daily Grand Prize: $2,030.  Total ARV for all Day #5 Daily Grand Prizes: $4,060.

Entry Period #6

Two (2) Daily Grand Prizes: One (1) Airpod Pro, one (1) Battery Pack, one (1) Duo Charger, one (1) iPad Pro 12”9 and one (1) Verizon gift card valued at $100.  Total ARV for each Day #6 Daily Grand Prize: $1,880.  Total ARV for all Day #6 Daily Grand Prizes: $3,760.

Total ARV of all prizes is $22,560.
 
Prizes are not transferable or redeemable for cash. Limit one (1) prize per person/household. All federal, state and/or local income and other taxes on their respective prizes are each winner’s sole responsibility. Allow 6 to 8 weeks from prize winner verification for delivery of prize. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value should the prize become unavailable for any reason. Sponsor shall not have any responsibility or liability whatsoever for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with any prize provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person’s participation in the Sweepstakes.
WINNER NOTIFICATION/VERIFICATION: All prizes will be awarded provided a sufficient number of eligible entries are received per Daily Entry Period; In the event an insufficient number of eligible entries are received for any Entry Period, those prizes will not be awarded, in Sponsor’s sole discretion. All potential winners are subject to verification of eligibility. Potential winners (who were the entrants) will be notified via Direct Message to their respective Twitter handles and will be required to supply a valid email address and date of birth, within 48 hours after notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for undeliverable DMs or emails resulting from any form of active or passive filtering by email service providers, Twitter, or for insufficient space in user’s account to receive DMs or emails.  Return of any DM or email as undeliverable will result in disqualification and an alternate potential winner will be notified. All potential winners will then each be sent, via email, a Declaration of Compliance, Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form and a Publicity Release (where lawful) and Assignment of Rights (as applicable) and will be required to sign and return via email/fax within five (5) days of notification attempt or prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected. If Sponsor is unable to reach the potential winners via email or both affidavits are not returned, or if a potential winner (selected entrant) does not want to accept the prize, he/she will be disqualified and alternate winners will be selected and notified as stated above. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection (up to a maximum of three [3] alternates for each prize) as described above. Return of any prize as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection, as applicable. All potential winners are subject to verification by Sponsor and/or Administrator, and verification of potential winners is final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. All entries submitted become the sole property of the Sponsor. In no event will the Sponsor be obligated to award more than the stated number of prizes. Use of automated entry devices or programs is prohibited. The Sponsor and its agencies assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to entrants or to any other person’s computer or web-enabled device relating to or resulting from entering or downloading materials or software in connection with the Sweepstakes.
GENERAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding in all aspects. Winners agree usage of their name and likeness for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media now known or otherwise developed without further compensation or review, including a winners list, unless prohibited by law. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements (in any and all media/medium) contained in any Sweepstakes materials and the terms and conditions of the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control. The Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone incompatibility or 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 software, products, equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any human error which may occur in the processing of (or failure to process) the entries in the Sweepstakes or for any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in connection with the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address associated with winner’s Twitter account will be deemed to be the entrant. 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. Winners may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder of the account associated with the entry. Proof of submission of entry does not constitute proof of delivery or receipt of such information, or eligibility for the Sweepstakes. The Sponsor is not responsible for the failure of any entry to be received by the Sponsor for any reason. 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 Sweepstakes; violates the Official Rules; is suspected of cheating, fraud, or acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. Any entrant who is cheating or suspected of cheating or who uses or is suspected of using fraudulent means, unauthorized entry methods, or otherwise attempts to participate with multiple identities, e-mail and/or addresses will be disqualified. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, then the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel or terminate the Sweepstakes and select the winners from among all eligible non-suspect entries received per Entry Period prior to such action. By participating in the Sweepstakes, the entrant/winners agree that the Sweepstakes Entities will have no liability whatsoever for, and will be released and held harmless by entrant for any threatened or actual claims, actions and liability for any bodily injury, loss, cost or damages of any kind to persons, including death and property, damages sustained due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entry creation, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of the prizes, if applicable, or participation in the Sweepstakes or in any related activity. By entering the Sweepstakes, you hereby represent and warrant that you have read these Official Rules and are fully familiar with its contents and agree to be bound thereto.
MISCELLANEOUS CONDITIONS: Except to the extent pre-empted by federal or other applicable state law, the Sweepstakes shall be governed by the laws of the State of New Jersey, without giving effect to any conflict of law provisions thereof. By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between entrant and Sponsor, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in New Jersey, having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the State of New Jersey without giving effect to any conflict of law provisions thereof.
PRIVACY: Except as otherwise contemplated in these Official Rules, and to the extent entrants may otherwise elect at the time of entry, personal information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes will be used in accordance with the online privacy policy of the Sponsor. To view the Sponsor’s privacy policy, visit http://www.verizon.com/about/privacy/. Any communication or information transmitted to Sponsor through entry, by e-mail or otherwise is and will be treated as non-confidential and non-proprietary.
WINNERS LIST: For the names of the winners, available after October 8, 2021, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope postmarked by September 30, 2021, to: Verizon Vote For A Chance To Win Sweepstakes Winners (Attn: NR), 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of the Sweepstakes is Verizon, One Verizon Way, Basking Ridge, NJ 07920.THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS IN NO WAY SPONSORED, ENDORSED OR ADMINISTERED BY, OR ASSOCIATED WITH TWITTER. YOU ARE PROVIDING YOUR INFORMATION TO SPONSOR AND NOT TO TWITTER.