Official Contest Rules
The following Contest Rules and the Contest description and requirements displayed at the New Jersey Devils Facebook Page: http://www.facebook.com/NewJerseyDevils, collectively comprise the Official Contest Rules.
Eligibility. For a Contest Entrant to be selected as an eligible winner, the following conditions must be satisfied:
(a)The Contest is open to followers of the official NJ Devils Twitter account, located at http://www.twitter.com/nhldevils, who are legal residents of New York, New Jersey, Connecticut and Pennsylvania. Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of entry in the Contest. Employees, officers and directors and their immediate families (parent, child, sibling & spouse) and persons living in the same households as such individuals (whether related or not) of New Jersey Devils (“Devils”), National Hockey League, Prudential Center, Attention USA , Alstede Farms and their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, agents, distributors, suppliers, advertising, promotional, judging, fulfillment and marketing agencies are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited by law.
(b) Entrant must sign an Entrant Confirmation Release & Indemnity below, attesting, among other things, to the fact that Entrant agrees that any “Reporter for a Day” video footage or derivative thereof may be submitted and publicly shown in any media, including, on the Internet, the Devils website and on the Devils Facebook Page, without any limitation or any requirement to obtain permission from or make any payment to Entrant or any third party. Failure to provide the required documents will result in disqualification of Entrant.
(c) Entrant should be aware that every person appearing in the video must also sign a Participant Consent & Release. (A parent or legal guardian must sign the Consent & Release for anyone under the age of 18 years appearing in the video.)
Contest Drawing and Prizes/Odds: An electronic randomized drawing will be held on or about September 21, 2009 to select one (1) Winner from all Contest eligible entries received. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
Prizes and Restrictions. The winner must be able to attend the "The Devils Corn Maze Faceoff and Family Fun Festival Day” event at Alstede Farms in Chester, New Jersey on September 27, 2009 (the “Event”). The Devils reserve the right to change the date and Event .All expenses not specified herein (including, but not limited to, taxes and transportation to/from winner’s residence) are the sole responsibility of the winner. Specifics of all prizes are in Devils sole discretion. The Devils make no representation or warranty that prizes can be sold, bartered, or traded for or at stated values. Values are subject to market conditions, which can fluctuate. The potential winner will be notified by electronic mail. The Devils shall use such effort as, in its sole discretion, it deems reasonable to notify potential winner(s). The potential winner will have twenty-four (24) hours of receipt of such notice to confirm that prize notification has been received. In order to be named the “Reporter for a Day”, the winner will be required to furnish proof of identity (including U.S. social security number where applicable), and execute and return to the Devils, a confirmation of eligibility, liability and publicity release, and such other documents as may be required by the Devils. If a notification is not effective, or a potential winner fails to acknowledge receipt of notification within the time prescribed or return the required documents, an alternate winner may, in the discretion of the Devils, be chosen from among the remaining eligible Contest Entrants in the same manner as provided for the selection of the winner. Prizes are not transferable, and may not be redeemed for cash, or substituted, except that the Devils reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if the advertised prize is unavailable. With respect to the receipt and ownership of any prize awarded, a winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state, local, and provincial taxes, and all registration, license, permit fees and similar surcharges, and all other expenses of any nature incurred by the Contest winner in claiming his/her prize. Any such prize will be provided at a date, time and location determined in the sole discretion of the Devils and is awarded subject to applicable legal restrictions, if any, and “AS IS, WHERE IS” without any warranty, except that which may be provided by the producer or supplier of the prize.
Publicity. To the extent permitted by law, each Entrant agrees that entry in the Contest constitutes permission, in perpetuity, that the Devils and the NHL, and any of their affiliates, related companies, agents, representatives, successors and assigns may use worldwide, the Entrant’s identity, name, image, likeness, and biographical information, as well as any materials submitted by the Entrant, and audio, photo or other electronic recording of Entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or the Event, for any purpose, including publicity and advertising purposes related to the Devils and/or the NHL, without any additional consideration or any compensation of any kind.
LIABILITY. EACH ENTRANT: (1) ACKNOWLEDGES ACCEPTANCE OF THESE CONTEST RULES AND AGREES TO ADHERE TO AND BE BOUND BY THEM, (2) RELEASES, HOLDS HARMLESS THE DEVILS, AND THE NHL,PRUDENTIALCENTER, ATTENTION USA AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS, DIRECTORS, REPRESENTATIVES, PARENT, AFFILIATED AND SUBSIDIARY ENTITIES,AGENTS, SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS, FROM AND AGAINST ALL CLAIMS, LOSSES AND DAMAGES TO PROPERTY OR PERSON, INCLUDING DEATH, INCURRED BY ENTRANT OR ENTRANT’S REPRESENTATIVES, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATED TO, THE OPERATION OF, OR PARTICIPATION IN, THE CONTEST AND THE EVENT.
Miscellaneous. The Contest is conducted in the English language and the Devils shall not be responsible for any printing, typographical, administrative, or technological errors in the offer, presentation or administration of the Contest. The application and interpretation of the Contest Rules, the award of prizes, and selection of winners shall be determined by the representatives of the Devils, and may be changed or modified by such representatives at any time for any reason, and all decisions in that regard shall be in the sole discretion of such representatives, and shall be final and conclusive. Entrants agree that in the event a legal authority challenges the award of any Contest prize the Devils shall have the sole right to determine whether or not to award such prize. The Contest, the Contest Rules and any prize awarded is subject to applicable laws, including the laws of the State of New Jersey, and shall be void where prohibited there under. In the event of any claim or dispute with regard to the Contest or the Contest Rules, the laws of the State of New Jersey shall govern and apply, without regard to conflict of law provisions. Entrants agree to submit to the exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of the State of New Jersey with respect to any claim or dispute with regard to any aspect of the Contest or the Contest Rules. Entrants agree that the Devils’ liability for any matter arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall not exceed $50.00 and that any claim they may have is personal and shall not be the subject of any class action. The Devils reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to disqualify any Entrant for suspected or actual cheating or non-adherence to these Contest Rules.
Internet. All Entrants agree to comply with these Contest Rules including all eligibility requirements. Entries not complying with these Contest Rules are subject to disqualification. If for any reason this Contest is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Devils which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Contest, the Devils reserve the right at their sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prizes using all non- suspect eligible entries received as of this termination date. The Devils assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries. The Devils are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or entry on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to Entrant’s or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Contest or downloading or uploading any materials in connection with this Contest. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE DEVILS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized “Twitter” account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address and who is the sole owner of the Twitter account pursuant to which the entry is made. A potential winner must provide the Devils with satisfactory proof that he/she is the authorized Twitter account holder of the email address associated with the potentially winning Contest entry
Inquiries & Winner. Address all inquiries regarding this Contest to:
New Jersey Devils “Reporter for a Day” Contest
New Jersey Devils LLC
165 Mulberry Street
Newark, NJ 07102
The name of the Contest winner may be obtained by sending a request to the address above within 30 days of the end of the Contest, and by including a self-addressed postage paid (US postage only) envelope.
CONFIRMATION RELEASE & INDEMNITY
In consideration of the opportunity of the individual named below (“Entrant”) to participate in the New Jersey Devils LLC (“Devils”) “Reporter for a Day” Contest (”Contest”), and in the "The Devils Corn Maze Faceoff and Family Fun Festival Day “event (“Event”), Entrant confirms and agrees, and represents, without any other consideration of any kind, as follows:
1. CONTEST RULES: Entrant is in compliance with the Contest Rules, and the eligibility requirement that Entrant at the time of entry is at least eighteen (18) years of age and not an employee, or immediate family or household member of an employee of the New Jersey Devils LLC d/b/a New Jersey Devils, the National Hockey League and its member teams, (“NHL”) Prudential Center, Attention USA , Alstede Farms or their parent, subsidiary and affiliated entities or any person or firm involved in the production, advertising or marketing of the Contest, or the administration or judging of the Promotion photos.
2. PHOTO SUBMISSION, USE & PUBLICITY: With regard to the “Reporter for a Day” video and Entrant’s participation in the Contest and the Event:
(a) Entrant grants in perpetuity, without reservation of any rights, and without any compensation, or additional consideration of any kind, unrestricted permission to the Devils, any Devils or Event Sponsors, Attention USA, the NHL and Prudential Center and their respective related companies, agents, successors and assigns the unrestricted right to use worldwide in perpetuity any video footage created by the Entrant while serving as a Devils “Reporter for a Day” and any video or photo of Entrant (whether created by Entrant or the Devils) in whole or in part, or composite, or distorted form, and to use all related copies, negatives, transparencies, prints, and digital information, in all photo formats(collectively, the “Video”) in connection with the Event or the Contest or similar contests and all exploitations thereof, including, without limitation, advertising and marketing and to all rights to use the Video, Entrant’s name, picture, portrait, likeness, and identification in all media, and modes of advertising, and marketing the Contest and any similar promotions and Entrant hereby waives any right to inspect or approve any mode of use as described above, and hereby release the Devils, the NHL, Attention USA, their related companies and their employees and representatives, and their successors, and assigns from any claim for remuneration, or damage associated with the lawful exercise of the rights described above.
(b) The Video may be publicly shown in all forms of media, including without limitation the Internet, the Devils website and on the Devils Facebook Page, without any limitation or any requirement to obtain permission from or make any payment to Entrant or any third party.
(c) Nothing contained herein shall impose any obligation upon the Devils to exercise any of the rights granted herein.
4. RELEASE & INDEMNITY: BY SUBMITTING AN ENTRY AND PARTICPATING IN THE CONTEST AND THE EVENT,
ENTRANT ASSUMES ALL RISK, RESPONSIBILITY, AND LIABILITY FOR ANY PERSONAL BODILY INJURY OR DEATH OR ANY DAMAGE OR LOSS OF PROPERTY, INCLUDING ANY BODILY INJURY OR DEATH TO ANOTHER PERSON, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY ARISING FROM PARTICIPATION IN THE CONTEST AND THE EVENT, AND ENTRANT HEREBY RELEASES, DISCHARGES, INDEMNIFIES AND HOLDS HARMLESS, THE DEVILS, ANY DEVILS OR EVENT SPONSOR(S), PRUDENTIAL CENTER, ATTENTION USA, AND THE NHL, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, SHAREHOLDERS, PARTNERS, DIRECTORS, AGENTS, REPRESENTATIVES, PARENT, AFFILIATED AND SUBSIDIARY ENTITIES, SUCCESSORS, AND ASSIGNS, FROM AND AGAINST ALL CLAIMS, LOSSES AND DAMAGES TO PROPERTY OR PERSON, INCLUDING DEATH, INCURRED BY ENTRANT OR ENTRANT’S REPRESENTATIVES, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, ARISING FROM OR IN CONNECTION WITH OR RELATED TO, THE VIDEO OR THE OPERATION OF, OR PARTICIPATION IN, THE CONTEST AND THE EVENT.
ENTRANT (Please Print):
Name _________________________________Age_____ Date of Birth______________
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