Viacom – Learn With Nick Jr August 2020 Sweepstakes

 

 

“Learn with
Nick Jr. August 2020 Sweepstakes”

(the “Sweepstakes”)

OFFICIAL
RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS
SWEEPSTAKES. A
purchase will not increase your chances
of winning. Void outside the fifty
(50) United States and the District of Columbia, and void in Puerto
Rico and where prohibited or restricted by law. Many will enter, few will win. 

 

Sponsor: 
Viacom International Inc., 1515 Broadway, New York,
NY 10036.

 

1.                  

TIMING. The Sweepstakes shall consist of four (4) separate
and independent weekly sweepstakes (each a “Weekly Sweepstakes”,
individually “Week #1 Sweepstakes” through “Week #4 Sweepstakes”)
each with its own separate pool of entrants and prizing (each a “Prize”,
collectively the “Prizes”). Each Weekly Sweepstakes will have its own
start/end periods (each a “Weekly Sweepstakes Period”) as set forth in
the chart below. Each of the respective Weekly Sweepstakes winners drawings
will occur on the same day as noted below. The odds of winning depend on the
number of eligible entries received in connection with the applicable Weekly
Sweepstakes during the corresponding Weekly Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor’s computer will be the official time
keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

 

 

Weekly
Sweepstakes

Weekly
Sweepstakes Period
All Weekly Sweepstakes begin at 10:00:01
a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) & end at 11:59:59 p.m. ET on dates listed
below.

 

Drawing
Date

 

Start
Date

End
Date

 

Week #1 Sweepstakes

August 24, 2020

August 30, 2020

September 21, 2020

Week #2 Sweepstakes

August 31, 2020

September 6, 2020

September 21, 2020

Week #3 Sweepstakes

September 7, 2020

September 13, 2020

September 21, 2020

Week #4 Sweepstakes

September 14, 2020

September 20, 2020

September 21, 2020

 

2.                  

ELIGIBILITY. 
To enter the Sweepstakes, you must be: (i) a
legal resident of one (1) of the fifty (50) United States or the District of
Columbia, and (ii) at least
eighteen (18) years of age or the age of majority in the jurisdiction in which
you reside (nineteen [19] years of age in Alabama and Nebraska, twenty-one [21]
years of age in Mississippi) at the time of entry (each a “Participant”,
collectively the “Participants”). Employees of Sponsor, Amazon.com,
Inc., all Prize providers associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their
respective affiliates, parent, and subsidiary companies, licensors,
distributors, divisions and their advertising, production and promotion
agencies (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and each of their
respective officers, directors, licensors, employees, representatives and
agents, and members of their immediate families (parents, step parents,
children, step children, siblings, step siblings, spouses, regardless of where
they reside) and members of their households (whether related or not) and those winners who have won a prize in any
Sponsor-related sweepstakes and/or contest in the twelve (12) months prior to
the start of the Sweepstakes are ineligible to participate in this
Sweepstakes. Eligibility will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. By
participating in the Sweepstakes, each Participant agrees to these Official
Rules and all the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding in all
respects.

 

3.                  

HOW TO ENTER. 
During
the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period, visit www.NickJrSweepstakes.com
(the
“Sweepstakes Site”) and follow the instructions to complete and submit
the online Sweepstakes entry form. Information must be complete and must be
submitted in accordance with the online directions. Use of a profane username
or the submission of false or misleading personal information by a Participant
will be grounds for disqualification. Determination of information to be
profane, false, or misleading is at the sole discretion of the Sponsor.
Participants who submit an entry must provide all required information.
Incomplete or inaccurate entries are void. As stated below, collection and use of personally identifiable
information will be in accordance with the Sponsor’s Online Privacy Policy as
posted at https://www.nickjr.com/privacy-policy/. All entries must be received at the
Sweepstakes Site during the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period as set forth
in the chart above. By entering the
Sweepstakes, Participant acknowledges and agrees that they are subscribing to
automatically receive the Nick Jr. Newsletter via the e-mail address
Participant has provided for entry into the Sweepstakes. Participant may
unsubscribe from receiving the Nick Jr. Newsletter at any time by following the
directions as detailed in the e-mail. 

 

4.                  

LIMITATION ON ENTRIES. Limit
one (1) entry per calendar day per Weekly Sweepstakes Period per
person/household/email address. A “calendar day” is defined as the
24 hours between 12:00:00 a.m. ET and the following 11:59:59 p.m. ET. Any attempt by any Participant to obtain more than
the stated number of entries in a Weekly Sweepstakes by using same or
multiple/different email accounts or any other method of entry will void all of
that Participant’s entries in the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes and that
Participant will be disqualified. Entries
that have been tampered with or altered shall be rendered void.
Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions, human
error, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion,
defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer on-line systems,
servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of Participants on
account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any
web site or any combination thereof, including injury or damage to Participants
or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating or
downloading materials contained in this Sweepstakes. If
for any reason any Weekly Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned,
including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized
intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other cause beyond the control
of the Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness,
integrity or proper conduct of such Weekly Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the
right at their sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the
online portion of the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes. Should a Weekly Sweepstakes
be terminated or cancelled prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be
posted on the Sweepstakes Site, and any entries received prior to the
termination or cancellation will be included in the drawing of the applicable
Weekly Sweepstakes. In the event that there becomes a dispute over who
submitted a winning entry, entries will be declared made by the
authorized account holder of the e-mail address used at the time of entry, and
potential winner may be required to provide identification sufficient to show
that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address. 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. It is solely the
responsibility of the Participant to notify Sponsor in writing if the
Participant changes his or her e-mail address during the applicable Weekly
Sweepstakes Period. Entries specifying an invalid, non-working, or
inactive email address will be disqualified and ineligible to win. Multiple Participants
are not permitted to share the same email address. Bulk, automated and/or
third-party entries are prohibited and will be disqualified. Any attempt by any
Participant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple
and/or different identities, forms, registrations, email addresses, logins, or
any other methods will void that Participant’s entries, and that Participant
may be disqualified at Sponsor’s discretion. Entries
generated by a script, computer programs, macro, programmed, robotic or other
automated means will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, illegible,
corrupted, false, lost, late or misdirected, deceptive or otherwise not in
compliance with the Official Rules will be disqualified from the applicable
Weekly Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Entries from one
Weekly Sweepstakes will not roll over into subsequent Weekly Sweepstakes and a
winner of a Weekly Sweepstakes will be ineligible to win a subsequent Weekly
Sweepstakes. 

 

5.                  

DRAWING AND NOTIFICATION. Sponsor will conduct random drawings on or about September 21, 2020 in order to
select one (1) potential winner for each Weekly Sweepstakes (each a “Potential
Winner”, collectively the “Potential Winners”). Each Weekly
Sweepstakes Potential Winner will be notified by email on or about five (5)
business days following the Weekly Sweepstakes’ drawings and must respond to
the notification within five (5) business days or be subject to
disqualification and another Potential Winner will be selected from the
remaining eligible entries received during the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes
Period, if time permits. Sponsor will continue to select alternate
Potential Winners in the manner set forth above until all Prizes (as defined
below) have been awarded. If Sponsor is unable to determine and verify a
Potential Winner after ten (10) alternate drawings or if Sponsor fails to receive
sufficient number of entries for any given Weekly Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves
the right to not award the Prize for such Weekly Sweepstakes and end such
Weekly Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the total number of
eligible entries received during the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period.

 

6.                  

QUALIFICATION
OF WINNER.
Before a Potential
Winner will be deemed an official winner (each a “Winner”,
collectively the “Winners”), he/she may be required to execute and
return an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release/Publicity Release
(except where prohibited) (collectively referenced herein as the “Affidavit/Release”) and any other
legal documents that Sponsor may require, including, but not limited to, a W-9
tax form, within three (3) days from the date Sponsor sends such documents to a
Potential Winner or be subject to disqualification. Each Potential Winner must
be able to provide proof that such Potential Winner is eligible to be deemed a
Winner to Sponsor’s and Sponsor’s satisfaction. If the documents are not
returned within that time, or Potential Winner or Winner is found to be
ineligible, or does not comply with the Official Rules, then he/she will be
disqualified and an alternate Potential Winner may be selected in accordance
with the process as set forth in Section 5 above. A prize notification being
returned as undeliverable will result in disqualification of such entry.

 

7.                  

PRIZES (4). Each Weekly Sweepstakes shall award one (1) Nick Jr. prize pack (each a
“Prize”, collectively the “Prizes”) consisting of one (1) of each
of the following items: (i) a Nick Jr. Electronic Reader; (ii) a fifty dollar
($50.00) Amazon E-Gift Card (subject to the terms and conditions of the card
issuer); (iii) a “PAW Patrol” “I’m
Ready to Read with Skye Play-A-Sound” book; (iv) a “PAW Patrol” “Numbers, Letters & More” book; and (v) a “PAW
Patrol” “Mighty Twins” book. The approximate retail value
(“ARV”)
of each Prize is $114.96; the total ARV for all Prizes in the Sweepstakes is $459.84.

 

8.                  

PRIZE
RESTRICTIONS. Any difference between the ARV and the actual value
of a Prize will not be awarded. An IRS
Form 1099 may be issued in the name of Winner for the actual value of the Prize
received. Any and all
applicable federal, state, and local taxes (including but not limited to income
taxes) and all fees and expenses related to delivery, acceptance, and use of a
Prize not specifically identified in these Official Rules, are solely the
responsibility of the Winner. If
for any reason a Prize or Prize component is unavailable for any reason,
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute with a prize of equal or greater
value. Any difference between the ARV and the actual value, if any, of any
component of Prize will not be awarded.
Winner may not transfer, give, barter, sell,
substitute, or exchange the Prize for a cash equivalent except at Sponsor’s
sole discretion. In the event that a Potential Winner chooses not to accept
his/her Prize, or is unable to be notified, an alternate Potential Winner will
be randomly selected from all of the remaining eligible entries submitted
during the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period, if time permits and in
accordance with the selection process as set forth in Section 5 above. Sponsor shall NOT have ANY liability for any
personal injuries, death, property damage, or other damages or expenses
resulting from or arising out of any aspect of THE Winner’s acceptance or use
of A Prize.

 

9.                  

SWEEPSTAKES CONDITIONS.  By submitting an entry in the
Sweepstakes,
each Participant (whether they are declared a Winner or not), agree (and agree
to affirm to such in writing) to: (i) abide
by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes
which decisions are final and binding in all respects; (ii) waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these
Official Rules; and, (iii) warrant and represent that the use of
the materials submitted in this Sweepstakes will not violate the rights
of any third parties. Entries must be in keeping with Sponsor’s positive image,
as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Any materials
containing obscenity, crude
language, or descriptions of a violent or sexual nature (as defined solely by
Sponsor) will not be accepted and the associated entry will be disqualified.  All
federal, state or other tax liabilities (including income taxes) arising from
any Prize contained in this Sweepstakes will be solely the responsibility of
the Winner. Receipt
of any of the Prize components of this Sweepstakes is conditioned upon compliance
with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules, and
regulations. Noncompliance with any of the above will result in
disqualification.

 

If for any reason any Weekly Sweepstakes is not
capable of running as planned, including by reason of infection by computer
virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures,
or any other cause beyond the control of the Sweepstake Entities which corrupt
or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct
of such Weekly Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion
to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes. In
the event that the operation, security, or administration of any Weekly
Sweepstakes is impaired in any way for any reason, including, but not limited to fraud, virus, or other technical
problem, the Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, either: (a) suspend the
applicable Weekly Sweepstakes to address the impairment and then resume such
Weekly Sweepstakes in a manner that best conforms to the spirit of these
Official Rules; or (b) cancel the Weekly Sweepstakes and conduct a random
drawing and select a Potential Winner from among the eligible entries received
in the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period up to the time of the impairment.
In the event a Potential Winner or a Winner is disqualified for any reason
under the provisions of these Official Rules, such Potential Winner or Winner
and all rights to any Prize will be forfeited in its entirety and a random
drawing will be conducted in order to select an alternate Potential Winner from
among the eligible entries received in the applicable Weekly Sweepstakes
Period, if time permits and in accordance with the selection process as set
forth in Section 5 above.

 

10.               

LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY/RELEASES. 
By submitting an entry in the Sweepstakes,
each Participant (whether declared a Winner or not) agree (and agree to affirm to
such in writing) to forever and
irrevocably release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes
Entities, and each of their respective officers, directors, licensors,
employees, representatives, contractors, and agents (the “Released Parties”)
from
any liability, claims, demands, and causes of action from personal injury, loss
or damage of any kind, including death, or property damage, theft, or loss
suffered or resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from
participation in this Sweepstakes or the use, misuse or acceptance or
possession of a Prize or any portion thereof, or participation in any
Sweepstakes-related activity, access to and use of each website associated with
this sweepstakes and/or downloading from such site, or any claims based on
publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy, or merchandise delivery. By
participating in this Sweepstakes, Participants agree that the Released Parties
are not responsible for any claims, damages, lawsuits, causes of action,
proceedings, or liability due to any injuries, theft, damages, expenses, costs,
or losses to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting
from, arising from, or in connection with, in whole or in part, directly or
indirectly, from: (i) any typographical or other error in the publication or
printing of the Official Rules, and/or the offering or announcement of any
prize; (ii) lost, late, stolen, misdirected, damaged, incomplete or garbled entries;
(iii) any error in the collection or retention of entry information, including,
but not limited to, incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or
transmission of any part of the entry due to human error; (iv) any wrongful,
negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of the
Sweepstakes Entities, or any of their agents or employees; (v) the Sweepstakes
and any elements thereof, and the participation or inability to participate in
any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes,
including, but not limited to, any damage to Participant’s (or any third
person’s) telephone system and/or its contents related to or resulting from any
part of the Sweepstakes; (vi) any malfunction of the telephone system, whether
technical or due to human error in nature, lost/delayed data transmission,
omissions, interruptions, deletion, defect, line failures, postponement,
cancellation, or modification of the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited
to, interruption or inability to access the Sweepstakes due to hardware or
software compatibility problems of any telephone network (TSP), computer online
systems (ISP), servers or providers, computer equipment, software, failure on
account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet or at any
website or any combination thereof, including injury or damage to participants
or to any other person’s telephone system related to or resulting from
participating; (vii) acceptance, receipt, possession, attendance at, travel
related to, defects in, misuse, inability to use, or use of any component of
any Prize including, but not limited to, lost, stolen, damaged, delayed, or
misdirected or destroyed prize (or any element thereof); (viii) any change in
the prizing (or any components thereof) due to unavailability, any of which is
due to reasons beyond Sweepstakes Entities’ control, including, but not limited
to, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or
request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not
such action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid),
equipment failure including but not limited to overloading of the Sweepstakes
Site due to excessive use, threatened or actual terrorist acts, air raid(s),
blackout(s), act(s) of public enemy, earthquake, war (declared or undeclared),
fire, flood, epidemic(s), explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane,
embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material
shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil
disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond any of the
Sweepstakes Entities’ sole and reasonable control, or as otherwise permitted in
these Official Rules; (ix) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the
entry process or the Sweepstakes; or (x) technical or human error which may
occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries. No
more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In event that
production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more
than stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available
and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of
prizes at random from all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible entries received
during the Sweepstakes Period.

 

WITHOUT
LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE SWEEPSTAKES, ALL PRIZES, AND ALL MATERIALS PROVIDED
ON OR THROUGH THE SWEEPSTAKES SITE ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT
WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION,
THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND
NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW
LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES
OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR
EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR
LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS. 

 

Sponsor reserves the right in its sole
discretion to disqualify any individual that Sponsor find to be acting in violation of these Official
Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person
to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of
criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserve
the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted
by law.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any
term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

 

11.               

PUBLICITY. 
EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, EACH WINNER
GRANTS TO SPONSOR (WHICH GRANT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN WRITING ON REQUEST OF
SPONSOR), ITS PARENT, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATES, AGENTS (INCLUDING ADVERTISING
AND PROMOTION AGENCIES), CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS, SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES AND THOSE
ACTING PURSUANT TO ITS AUTHORITY, THE RIGHT AND PERMISSION TO PRINT, PUBLISH,
BROADCAST, AND USE, WORLDWIDE IN ANY MEDIA NOW KNOWN OR HEREAFTER DEVELOPED,
INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO THE WORLD WIDE WEB, AT ANY TIME OR TIMES, SUCH WINNER’S
NAME, PORTRAIT, PICTURE, VOICE, LIKENESS, AND BIOGRAPHICAL INFORMATION FOR
ADVERTISING, TRADE, AND PROMOTIONAL PURPOSES (INCLUDING THE ANNOUNCEMENT OF HIS
OR HER NAME ON ANY FORM OF MEDIA) WITHOUT ADDITIONAL CONSIDERATION,
COMPENSATION, PERMISSION, OR NOTIFICATION. PARTICIPANTS AGREE THAT SPONSOR
SHALL OWN THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRIES, WHICH WILL NOT BE ACKNOWLEDGED OR RETURNED,
AND THAT SPONSOR AND ITS DESIGNEES SHALL HAVE THE PERPETUAL, WORLDWIDE RIGHT TO
EDIT, PUBLISH, AND USE THE SWEEPSTAKES ENTRIES IN ANY WAY AND IN ANY MEDIA FOR
TRADE, ADVERTISING, PROMOTIONAL, AND/OR OTHER PURPOSES AS SPONSOR AND/OR ITS DESIGNEES
MAY DETERMINE WITHOUT FURTHER CONSIDERATION TO PARTICIPANTS OR ANY THIRD PARTY.

 

12.               

GOVERNING
LAW/JURISDICTION. 
The Sweepstakes and these Official Rules are governed by and shall be
construed in accordance with the substantive laws of the State of New York (as
distinguished from the choice of law rules) and the United States of America
applicable to contracts made and performed entirely in New York and where the
relevant contacts are with such state. 
Except where prohibited, as a condition of participating in this
Sweepstakes, each Participant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and
causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, the Prize
awarded, or the determination of the Winners shall be resolved individually,
without resort to any form of class action. Participant further agrees that in
any cause of action, the Sweepstakes Entities’ entire liability will be limited
to the cost of entering and participating in the Sweepstakes, and in no event
shall the Sweepstakes Entities be liable for attorneys’ fees and/or experts’
fees and costs. Each Participant waives the right to claim any damages
whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or
indirect damages and each Participant further waives all rights to have damages
multiplied or increased.

 

13.               

USE OF
INFORMATION. By entering the Sweepstakes, each Participant
agrees that Participant’s entry and any other personally identifiable
information collected or used in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by
Sponsor in accordance with its Privacy Policy, as posted on https://www.nickjr.com/privacy-policy/. 

 

14.               

RULES/WINNERS LIST. To receive the name of any Weekly Sweepstakes Winners or a copy of
these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “Learn
with Nick Jr. August 2020 Sweepstakes” c/o, Nickelodeon, 1515 Broadway, Space #39-11B, New
York, NY 10036 for receipt by November
21, 2020. Please specify which Weekly Sweepstakes, “Rules” or “Winner Info”. You may also view the Official Rules by
visiting the Sweepstakes Site during the
applicable Weekly Sweepstakes Period.