Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry “Mom Moments” Sweepstakes Official Rules
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Eligibility: The Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry “Mom Moments” Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia who are 18 years of age or older as of date of entry. Employees, officers, directors of Sterling Jewelers Inc. (“Sponsor”), Don Jagoda Associates, Inc. (“Administrator”) and each of their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies and judging organizations (collectively with Sponsor and Administrator, (the “Sweepstakes Parties”), as well as their immediate family members (spouses, parents, children and siblings) and/or persons living under the same household are not eligible to enter. This Sweepstakes shall be construed and evaluated solely according to United States law and subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules, including eligibility requirements.
How To Enter for Weekly and Grand Prize Drawings: Sweepstakes begins 10:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) April 15, 2013 and ends 4:00 pm ET May 12, 2013 (“Promotion Period”). There will be four (4) weekly drawing periods, beginning each Monday at 12:00 am ET during the Promotion Period and ending each Sunday at 11:59 pm ET during the Promotion Period with the following two exceptions: The first weekly drawing period will begin at 10:00 am ET on Monday, April 15, 2013 and will end 11:59 pm ET on April 21, 2013 and the final weekly drawing period will begin at 12:00 am ET on May 6, 2013 and end at 4:00 pm ET on May 12, 2013. To enter via Facebook, during the Promotion Period, visit the official Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry Facebook® Page at www.Facebook.com/JaredTheGalleriaOfJewelry. Follow the instructions to “Like” Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry on Facebook® (if you do not already), accept the Sweepstakes Application (the “Application”) and complete all required fields of the on-screen registration form to receive one (1) registration entry into that corresponding weekly drawing period and the Grand Prize drawing. To receive a bonus entry, submit a mom moment tip (“tip”) related to the corresponding week’s theme which can be found on the official Jared Facebook page on www.Facebook.com/JaredTheGalleriaOfJewelry. You are not required to enter a tip to receive a registration entry, and tips will not be judged. Entrants must pay normal Internet access and usage charges that may be imposed by their online service providers. Limit one (1) registration entry and one bonus entry per person/email address per day. Duplicate or multiple online entries from the same person/email address or the same person using different email addresses/accounts per day are not permitted and will be automatically eliminated. Entries will not carry forward for any subsequent weekly drawings but will be eligible for the Grand Prize drawing.
Additional Refer-A-Friend Entries for Grand and Weekly Drawings (Excluding Twitter Drawings): To earn additional entries during the Promotion Period, from the Thank You or Already Registered Page on the Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry Facebook® page, you will be prompted to invite friends to visit the Sponsor’s Facebook Page and enter the Sweepstakes. You will receive an additional entry for each friend you invite that subsequently registers for the Sweepstakes (up to 25) through your link (“Refer-a-Friend entry”). Refer-a-Friend entries will be eligible for the weekly drawing period in which your friend enters and the Grand Prize drawing. Limit twenty-five (25) Refer-a-Friend entries per person/email address for the entire Promotion Period.
How To Enter for Weekly Twitter Drawings Only (Excludes the Grand Prize): To enter via Twitter for separate weekly Twitter drawings, during the Promotion Period, you may Tweet a message with the hashtag #MomMoments to earn one Twitter entry into that weekly drawing period only. A mutual following is suggested to facilitate active participation. You must be an @ThatsJared follower and have your account settings set to “unprotected” or “public” to receive a Direct Message (“DM”) in order to be contacted for the chance to win a Twitter Weekly Prize. If you are a first time visitor to Twitter, you will be prompted to complete the on-screen registration form. Registration is a one-time requirement. If you are a returning visitor, you will be prompted to log-in. Limit one Twitter entry per person/Twitter handle per day. Duplicate or multiple online entries from the same person/email address or the same person using different email addresses/accounts per day are not permitted and will be automatically eliminated. Twitter entries do not qualify for the grand prize.
Entry Submission: Collectively, all registration entries, bonus entries and Refer-a-Friend entries are referred to as “Entries”. Automated Entries, regardless of method of submission, are prohibited, and any use of such automated devices will cause disqualification. All Entries must be complete to be eligible. All Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned, and Sponsor will not verify receipt of Entries. For Tweets and Facebook tips: All Entries must be the sole, original work of the entrants. Any entry or portion thereof that is, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, obscene, profane, lewd, defamatory, inappropriate, disparaging, offensive or contains 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, or is otherwise objectionable, will not be considered and may disqualify the entrant. Entries should not contain any third party materials, or otherwise violate or infringe (or possibly infringe) any copyright, trademark, logo or mark that identifies a brand.
Prizes and Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”):
Grand Prize (1): The Grand Prize winner will receive a $2,000 Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry gift card.
Weekly Facebook® Prizes, twenty (20) winners in total: Week 1 Prizes, five (5) winners: One (1) Sterling Silver and Diamond Heart Necklace (ARV: $129.99 each) or one (1) Rose Gold Diamond Heart Necklace (ARV: $219.99 each) per winner. Week 2 Prizes, five (5) winners: One (1) White Gold Heart Necklace with Diamond Accent (ARV: $199.99 each) or one (1) White Gold Blue Topaz Ring with Diamond Accents (Standard size 6.75) (ARV: $199.99 each) per winner. Week 3 Prizes, five (5) winners: One (1) Sterling Silver Black and White Diamond Bracelet (ARV: $199.99 each) or one (1) Sterling Silver Diamond Bangle Bracelet (ARV: $199.99 each) per winner. Week 4 Prizes, five (5) winners: One (1) White Gold Heart Locket (ARV: $229.99 each) or one (1) White Gold Aquamarine Necklace with Diamond Accent (ARV: $279.99 each) per winner. The specific Weekly Prize awarded for each week will be determined by public vote on the Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry Facebook® Page. The weekly prize is determined by the corresponding week’s prize option that is awarded the most votes by Facebook fans. All prize details are Sponsor-specified. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize of equal or greater value in their sole discretion.
Random Drawings and Winner Notification: The Weekly Prize winners will be selected in four weekly random drawings. Five (5) winners will be selected each week from among all eligible Entries received during each corresponding week via Facebook® as defined above. There will be four separate Twitter Weekly Random drawings. One (1) winner each week will be selected from among all eligible Entries received during each week via Twitter as defined above. Weekly Entries will not be carried forward for subsequent weekly drawings, if any. Weekly drawings will be conducted on or about the Monday following each weekly end date. The Grand Prize drawing will be conducted on or about May 13, 2013, from among all eligible Entries received (excluding the Twitter Entries) during the entire Promotion Period. Drawings will be conducted by the Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions are final on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Prizes will be awarded and potential winners who entered via Facebook will be notified by phone, email and/or mail. Winners will not be notified via Facebook®. Potential winners who entered via Twitter will be notified by direct message on Twitter. Potential winner(s) must respond via email with name and mailing address within 24 hours of the message being sent. If potential winner(s) do not respond within 24 hours, an alternate winner may be selected and notified by direct message on Twitter. Return of any prize or prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and alternate selection. Grand Prize winner will be required to sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (where legal) and assignment of rights to Administrator within 10 days following the date of issuance of notification, which will be sent via email or USPS Priority Mail, or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. Weekly Prize winners may be required to verify address before delivery of prize. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission for Sweepstakes Parties to use winners’ names, pictures, and likenesses, tips and Entries, as applicable for promotional purposes in any and all media throughout the Universe in perpetuity without further compensation except where prohibited by law. Odds of winning the Grand Prize are dependent upon the number of eligible Entries received throughout the Promotion Period (excluding Twitter Entries). Odds of winning a Weekly Prize are dependent upon the number of eligible Entries received throughout each weekly drawing period (excluding Twitter Entries). Odds of winning a Weekly Twitter Prize are dependent upon the number of eligible Entries received throughout each weekly drawing period via Twitter only.
General Rules: By participating in this Sweepstakes, each participant agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and instructions and by all decisions of the Sweepstakes Parties, which are final and legally binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. By participating, entrants and winners agree to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless the Sweepstakes Parties, Facebook® and Twitter from and against any claims, damages, or liability due to any damages, or losses or injuries to any person (including death) or property of any kind resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize or participation in any Sweepstakes-related activity or participation in this Sweepstakes. Entrants further agree not to pursue any right, claim or action against the Sweepstakes Parties, Facebook® and Twitter in connection with their participation in this Sweepstakes. In order to participate in the Sweepstakes without receiving “tweets” on entrant’s mobile phone, he/she must deactivate his/her mobile phone from his/her Twitter account. No responsibility is assumed for lost, misdirected or late Entries. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the email used to enter will be deemed to be the entrant. An “authorized account holder” of an email address is the natural person in whose name the email address has been issued by the Internet Access provider or on-line service provider. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected Entries, technical hardware/software failures of any kind, lost/unavailable network connections, or failed/incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission, which may limit a user’s ability to participate. 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 or website; violates the Official Rules; or acts in a disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. By submitting an Entry, entrants hereby grant and irrevocably assign to Sponsor the exclusive irrevocable, perpetual, worldwide right, title and interest in and to the entry, including all rights to reproduce, publish, edit, market, store, adapt, assign, sell, dispose of, distribute, have distributed, publicly and privately display, communicate, publicly and privately perform, transmit, have transmitted, create derivative works based upon, and promote the Entry or excerpts of the Entry (as such may be edited and modified by the Sponsor in its discretion) in perpetuity, for editorial, commercial, promotional and all other purposes (including posting on Sponsor-affiliated websites, and/or other Sponsor-selected media). Participants hereby disclaim any rights, including any copyright or any other intellectual property right, in or to the Entry following the assignment contemplated hereby. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for technical, hardware or software malfunctions, telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled or delayed electronic communications whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes which may limit the ability of an individual to participate in or accept a prize in the Sweepstakes, or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the Entries in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for any typographical error in the printing of these Official Rules, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the Sweepstakes prizes. Sponsor and its agencies are not responsible for damages to user’s system occasioned by participating in the Sweepstakes or downloading any information to participate in the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to modify or cancel any of the portions of the Sweepstakes if they become technically corrupted. In such event, Sponsor would award the prizes from among all applicable eligible Entries received each week (from each method of entry) and overall prior to cancellation.
Dispute Resolution: By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that 1) Any and all disputes, claims, and of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or the prizes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; 2) Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, and shall not include any punitive, consequential or other damages, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes but in no event include attorneys' fees; 3) The value of the prizes as set forth above represents Sponsor’s determinations of the ARVs in its sole and absolute discretion thereof and such determinations are final and binding and cannot be appealed. If the actual value of a prize turns out to be less than the stated ARV, the difference will not be awarded in cash; and 4) Under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain any award for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All dispute resolution shall be made by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. These Official Rules shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the state of New York without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of New York. Any legal proceedings arising out of this Sweepstakes or relating to these Official Rules shall be instituted only in the federal or state courts located in the state of New York, and the parties consent to jurisdiction therein with respect to any legal proceedings or disputes of whatever nature arising under or relating to these Official Rules.
No Waiver: The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
Winner List: For the names of the winners, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope, by June 12, 2013, to: Jared The Galleria Of Jewelry “Mom Moments” Sweepstakes Winners, Dept. ES, 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.
Sponsor/Administrator: The Sponsor is Sterling Jewelers Inc., 375 Ghent Road, Akron, OH 44333. The administrator is Don Jagoda Associates, Inc., 100 Marcus Drive, Melville, NY 11747.
This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook®. Facebook® is a registered trademark of Facebook®, Inc. Any questions or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sterling Jewelers Inc., not Facebook®. You understand that you are providing your information to Sterling Jewelers Inc. and not to Facebook®.
Twitter is not a sponsor of this Sweepstakes and is not involved in any way other than as one medium through which this Sweepstakes is conducted.