Buckmasters Official Contest Rules
THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS VALID IN THE 50 UNITED STATES AND D.C. ONLY. VOID ELSEWHERE AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED. DO NOT ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU ARE NOT 18 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER (19 OR OLDER IF A RESIDENT OF AL OR NE) AND A LEGAL RESIDENT OF AND CURRENTLY RESIDING IN ONE OF THE 50 UNITED STATES OR D.C. THIS SWEEPSTAKES WILL BE CONSTRUED AND EVALUATED ACCORDING TO U.S. LAW.
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER THIS SWEEPSTAKES. MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Sweepstakes Period: This sweepstakes will begin on Dec 24, 2012 and end on Mar 24, 2013 (the "Sweepstakes Period").
Winner(s) for the Grand Finale drawing will be pulled from all entries received throughout the Contest Period. Grand Finale drawing will be held on Mar 25, 2013.
PRIZES: See attached list.
ODDS OF WINNING: Odds of winning will be determined by the total number of eligible entries received.
HOW TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES:
(A) To enter online, visit www.Buckmasters.com beginning 8:00 AM Central Time (CT) on Dec 24, 2012. Complete the online registration form and follow the on-screen instructions to submit your entry. All online entries must be received by 11:59 PM CT on each night prior to a drawing in order to be included in that drawing.
(B) To enter by postal mail, hand-print your complete name, address, e-mail address (if applicable), age, home telephone number, and the words "Elk Rifle Hunt Giveaway" on a 3" x 5" piece of paper and mail your entry in a standard, #10 business-size envelope to: Elk Rifle Hunt Giveaway, 10350 Highway 80 East, Montgomery, AL 36117. Limit one entry per envelope. No mechanically reproduced entries allowed. Entries submitted by mail must be received no later than 11:59 PM CT on each night prior to a drawing in order to be included in that drawing.
Limit one (1) entry per person per email address per Weekly Entry Period regardless of method of entry used.
BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature. BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of the entries. BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible, postage-due or incomplete entries, or for entries submitted in a manner that is not specified in these rules; all such entries will be disqualified. BUCKMASTERS reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the online portion of this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs or other causes beyond the control of BUCKMASTERS corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In case of cancellation or suspension of the online portion, BUCKMASTERS reserves the right to award any Prizes remaining as of the date such action was taken in the following Drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect online entries received as of the time/date of cancellation/suspension combined with all eligible entries received by postal mail by the end of the appropriate Entry Period, and to thereafter award all Prizes in random drawings from among all eligible entries received by postal mail per subsequent Entry Period. In case of cancellation or suspension, all eligible, non-suspect online entries received as of the date/time such action was taken will be included in the Grand Prize Drawing along with all eligible entries received by postal mail throughout the entire Sweepstakes Period.
BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from downloading or accessing any materials in the Sweepstakes. All entries become BUCKMASTERS’ property and will not be returned. Participants will be disqualified, at the sole discretion of BUCKMASTERS, if you attempt (i) to enter the Sweepstakes through any means other than as described in these Official Rules; or (ii) to disrupt the Sweepstakes, circumvent the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, or in any way tamper with or attempt to tamper with the Sweepstakes. If either of the above occurs, BUCKMASTERS has the right to remedy any such action, disruption, or circumvention, and to seek damages from you to the fullest extent permitted by law.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older (19 or older if a resident of AL or NE) as of the date of entry in the Sweepstakes except the following, who may NOT participate: Employees of BUCKMASTERS, it subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, all entities involved in any way with the design or execution of the Sweepstakes, and members of the immediate families (defined for these purposes as including parents, spouse, children, siblings and grandparents, and the respective spouses of any of the foregoing, regardless of where they reside) or households (whether related or not) of any of the above. By entering this Sweepstakes you represent to BUCKMASTERS that you are at least 18 years of age (at least 19 if a resident of AL or NE). All prizes will be awarded provided they are claimed properly in accordance with these Rules.
SELECTION OF WINNERS: Winner(s) for the Grand Finale drawing will be pulled from all entries received throughout the Contest Period. BUCKMASTERS reserves the right to modify scheduling of the Sweepstakes drawings without prior notice. BUCKMASTERS may require winners who entered online to provide proof that they are the authorized account holders of the e-mail addresses used to enter the Sweepstakes via the online entry method. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet service provider, online service provider, or organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the e-mail address. Any winner who does not comply with the Official Rules in any way will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected in a random drawing from among the remaining entries in the appropriate entry pool.
Any expenses related to prizes that are not expressly provided herein shall be the responsibility of the winners, including but not limited to title, registration, license fees and insurance for ATVs. Winners are solely responsible for payment of all applicable federal, state and local income taxes on prizes. Winners of prizes valued at $600 or more will be issued IRS Forms 1099 for the value of the prize.
Prizes are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as provided herein. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if an advertised prize becomes unavailable.
Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for BUCKMASTERS and its agencies to use winner’s name and/or likeness for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media worldwide without notice, limitation or further compensation, unless prohibited by law.
BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for any typographical or other errors in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes/winners.
NOTIFICATION: Prize winners’ names will be posted on Buckmasters’ website, and the winners will be notified by e-mail and/or postal mail. BUCKMASTERS is not responsible for notifications that are misdirected, not received, or undeliverable because of errors in e-mail addresses or mailing addresses submitted by entrants, because such addresses are no longer correct, or for any other reason beyond the control of BUCKMASTERS. If a potential winner cannot be reached after a reasonable effort has been made during 10 business days from the first notification attempt, such person may be disqualified, with an alternate winner selected in a random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries in the appropriate entry pool. Any prize notification or prize returned as undeliverable will result in forfeiture of the prize, and prize will be awarded to an alternate winner chosen in a random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries in the appropriate entry pool.
Each winner may be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where permitted) within 14 days of initial notification or prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate winner as provided herein.
REDEMPTION: Following verification of eligibility, and completion by the potential prize winner of any required state or federal documents necessary to legally transfer/award any prize, BUCKMASTERS will deliver prize by common carrier to the address on the winning entry (subject to the exception noted herein for delivery of ATVs). In the event that delivery cannot be effected by common carrier, prize may be delivered to a dealer/retailer of the prize nearest winner’s home (or as otherwise designated by BUCKMASTERS) and winner will be required to pick up prize from such dealer/retailer.
ADDITIONAL CONDITIONS: By participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold BUCKMASTERS and its directors, officers, employees and agents, and all prize suppliers harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind in connection with participation in the Sweepstakes or in any prize-related activities, or resulting from or in connection with the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy, whether suffered by you or a third party. This Sweepstakes is void outside the 50 United States and D.C. and wherever prohibited by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of BUCKMASTERS and to waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these Official Rules. All decisions regarding the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, selecting winners, will be made by BUCKMASTERS, whose decisions shall be final.
SEVERABILITY: In the event that any provision of these Official Rules is found invalid or unenforceable pursuant to judicial decree or decision, the remainder of the Official Rules shall remain valid and enforceable according to its terms. By entering, you acknowledge that you intend that the provisions of these Official Rules be enforced to the fullest extent permitted by applicable law. Accordingly, you agree that if any provisions are deemed not enforceable, they shall be deemed modified to the minimum extent required by applicable law.
DISPUTES/CHOICE OF LAW: Except where prohibited, by participating, each entrant agrees that this Sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Alabama, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. Sponsor reserves the right to take such action as it deems necessary to enforce these Official Rules and ensure the fair operation of this Sweepstakes, including without limitation barring entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules. By entering, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the appropriate federal, state and local courts located in Alabama for any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded.
LIST OF PRIZEWINNERS: Prizewinners’ names will be posted on Buckmasters’ website. For a list by mail, send a self-addressed stamped envelope, accompanied by a hand-printed request indicating "Winner’s Names", to: Elk Rifle Hunt Giveaway, 10350 Highway 80 East, Montgomery, AL 36117.
Requests must be received by Sep 25, 2013.
Sponsor and Administrator: BUCKMASTERS, Ltd., 10350 Highway 80 East, Montgomery, AL 36117.
The names, logos, and icons identifying the products and services of BUCKMASTERS, are proprietary marks of BUCKMASTERS, Ltd. Sweepstakes rules are subject to change at anytime without notice.
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