Sweepstakes Rules


2013-2014 Labels for Education Back to School Sweepstakes
OFFICIAL RULES
SWEEPSTAKES OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA, 13 AND OLDER US LAWS GOVERN THIS SWEEPSTAKES
VOID IN PUERTO RICO, VIRGIN ISLANDS AND WHERE PROHIBITED

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A purchase will not increase your chances of winning.

1. Sweepstakes Timing/Description: The 2013-2014 Labels for Education® Back to School Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:01 AM Eastern Time (ET) on 7/1/13 & ends at 11:59:59 PM ET on 9/30/13 (“Promotion Period”). A random drawing will be held at the end of the Promotion Period to award the eight (8) Grand Prizes (“Prize Drawing”). The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not to Facebook.

2. How to Enter: There are four (4) ways to enter this promotion.1) Enter via the Labels for Education website: Go to www.LabelsForEducation.com/Tablets at any time during the Promotion Period to enter the Sweepstakes. First time entrants will complete the registration page including their email address, name, address, and school name. Once completed, click “submit” and you will receive one entry in the Sweepstakes. Returning entrants will simply enter their email address. 2) Enter via Facebook: Go to www.facebook.com/LabelsForEducation, click on the Sweepstakes entry button and complete the registration page with your email address, name, address, and school name. Returning entrants will only have to enter their email address. 3) Enter via mail: On a 3x5 card print your name, address, and school name and mail to: Labels for Education Back to School Sweepstakes, PO Box 2234, Grand Rapids MN, 55745-2234. Only one entry per envelope. Must be postmarked by 9/30/13, and received by 10/7/13. 4) Enter via Collection Sheet: For each fully completed qualifying 2013-2014 Back to School collection sheet, your school will earn one additional entry into the sweepstakes. Collection sheets may be found in the 8/4/13 Sunday newspaper inserts in certain markets, at LabelsforEducation.com, and on the Labels for Education Facebook page. Limit 25 collection sheet entries per school. Collection sheets must be postmarked by 9/30/13 and received by 10/7/13 to earn an additional entry into the sweepstakes.

Limit one (1) Sweepstakes entry per person/email address per day regardless of method of entry during the Promotion Period. Limit one (1) email address per person. Subsequent entries submitted by the same person or the same email address on the same day are void. Incomplete entries or entries not complying with these Official Rules are subject to disqualification, at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. For the purposes of this promotion, a “day” is defined as the 24-hour period beginning at 12:01 AM ET and ending at 11:59:59 PM ET. Entries that have been generated by a script, macro, bot or any other automated means will be deemed void. Entries that are mechanically reproduced or copied (except collection sheets), illegible, incomplete, late or inaccurate are void. Online entries made with multiple e-mail addresses, under multiple identities or through the use of any agent or other device or artifice to play multiple times in one day will be deemed invalid. If a dispute results as to the identity of an online entrant, it will be determined that the online entry was submitted by the authorized account holder of the email address from which the entry is made. For these purposes, the authorized account holder is the natural person assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address.

4. Grand Prize Random Drawing: Eight (8) Grand Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 10/15/13 by Arrowhead Promotion & Fulfillment Co. (“Promoter”), an independent judging organization, from among all eligible entries received. Prize winners will be notified on or about 10/15/13 by FedEx and/or email. Decisions of the judges will be final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

5. Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 13 years of age or older at time of entry. The school chosen by the winner to receive the prize must be eligible to be a participant in Labels for Education program and be located within the United States or DC. If they are not eligible, an alternate winner will be selected. For eligibility, please see the 2013-14 Labels for Education program rules, available at www.labelsforeducation.com or via mail upon request by calling 1-800-424-5331. Employees, agents, representatives, directors and officers, and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children, siblings, and their respective spouses), and the respective household members, of Sponsor, and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, parent companies, prize providers, individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of Sweepstakes materials, advertising and promotion agencies, and Promoter, are not eligible to participate. Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws. U.S. law governs this Sweepstakes. Sweepstakes is void in Puerto Rico, the Virgin Islands, APO/FPOs located outside the US & where prohibited. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify participants who violate these Official Sweepstakes Rules, the LFE program rules, or interfere with this Sweepstakes in any manner. If a participant is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate that participant’s eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes.

6. Prize/Odds of Winning: (8) Grand Prizes: 5 iPad® 16 GB tablets with Retina® display and a $500.00 iTunes gift card for apps for the school named on each winner’s entry. iTunes gift cards are subject to terms & conditions and unused portions expire on the later of, two years from the date of issuance, and two years from the date of last activity if applied to an iTunes Store Account. Approx. retail value (“ARV”): $3,750.00. In order to receive prize, school designated by the winner must be enrolled in the Labels for Education program. Total Grand Prize value: $30,000.00. Odds of winning a Grand Prize depends on the number of eligible entries received.

7. Prize Restrictions: Prizes will be awarded within 4-6 weeks after the Promotion Period ends (subject to Sponsor’s verification of eligibility). Prizes are non-transferable; no substitutions on any portion of the prize allowed except by Sponsor due to unavailability, in which case substitution will be of equal or greater value. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen items once they are in the Prize Winner’s possession. All applicable taxes on the prize, if any, and any other costs not specifically stated herein are responsibility of the winner. If winner is deemed a minor in his/her state or place of residence, prize will be awarded in the name of the parent/legal guardian. Merchandise prizes are awarded “as is” and any and all guarantees and warranties on merchandise prizes are subject to the manufacturers’ terms and conditions, and winner agrees to look solely to such manufacturers for any such warranty or guarantee claim.

8. Prize Winner Notification and Verification: Potential Grand Prize winners will be notified by FedEx and or email on or about 10/15/13. Winner confirmation is subject to verification and compliance with these Official Rules. Potential winner and school named on winner’s entry to receive the prize will be required to sign and execute an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and where legal, publicity release. School will also need to provide documentation stating that they are tax exempt pursuant to IRC Sec 501(c)(3). Prize winners and schools must return documents, properly executed, within 14 days of issuance of notification. Failure to return any or all documents as specified, a prize or prize notification being returned as undeliverable, or potential winner or school not complying with any term of these Official Rules will result in disqualification. The prize will be forfeited and Sponsor has no further obligation to them. An alternate winner will be randomly selected until all prizes are awarded.

9. Conditions of Participation: By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules & the decisions of the judges, which are final. All materials submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned. By entering, every winner consents to the use of his/her name, image, likeness, photograph, voice and biographical material for advertising, publicity and promotional purposes by Sponsor, or a party designated by the Sponsor, in any and all media now or hereafter known including but not limited to, any online announcements, or for sharing this information with the press for viewing, whether TV or print, throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission, except where prohibited by law. Entrants and their designated school release and hold harmless Sponsor, its subsidiary and affiliated companies, all prize providers, Facebook Inc. and Promoter, and their respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives, (“Releasees”) from any claims, actions, injury, loss or damage of any kind, including but not limited to, personal injury or death, arising from this Sweepstakes and from the acceptance, possession, or use or misuse of any prize awarded or participation in any prize-related activity. Sponsor will collect information from the entrant solely for the purpose of notifying winner and awarding prize.

10. Internet: If for any reason this Sweepstakes 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 Sponsor which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, or due to any action(s), regulation(s), order(s), or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity, equipment failure, including overloading of a website due to excessive use, threatened terrorist act(s), terrorist act(s), air raid(s), blackout(s), act(s) of public enemy, earthquake(s), war(s) (declared or undeclared), fire(s), flood(s), epidemic(s), explosion(s), unusually severe weather, hurricane(s), embargo(s), labor dispute(s) or strike(s) (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage(s), transportation interruption(s) of any kind, work slow-down(s), civil disturbance(s), insurrection(s), riot(s), or any other similar or dissimilar cause(s) beyond Sponsor's sole and reasonable control, then the Sponsor reserves the right at Sponsor’s sole discretion, to void any entries at issue, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes in whole or in part, at any time, without notice and award the prize using all non-suspect eligible entries received as of this termination date. Releasees assume no responsibility for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or printing error, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, line failures of any kind including computer equipment, software, inability to access any online service or web site, inability to access or submit the online registration form, or any other error or malfunction, or for destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, or for late, lost, stolen, illegible or misdirected entries. Sweepstakes materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. Releasees 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 to be received by Sponsor or any Sweepstakes entry to be received 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 participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT 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, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON (S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT 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 or any other provision. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify entrants who violate the rules or interfere with this Sweepstakes in any manner. If an entrant is disqualified, Sponsor reserves the right to terminate that entrant’s eligibility to participate in the Sweepstakes.

11. Winner’s Name: For the winners names please go to www.LabelsForEducation.com/Tablets after 10/31/13.

 
 

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8 schools will each win 5 iPad® 16 GB tablets with Retina® display, plus a $500 iTunes gift card for educational apps. Approximate Retail Value: $3,750.00

 
 

2013-2014 Labels for Education®
Back to School Sweepstakes Frequently Asked Questions


 
Q: Is purchase required to enter the sweepstakes?

A: No, A purchase will not increase your chances of winning

Q: When does the sweepstakes begin and end?
A: The sweepstakes begins at 12:01 AM EST on 7/1/13 and ends at 11:59 PM EST on 9/30/13.

Q: How do I enter the sweepstakes?
A: There are four ways to enter the sweepstakes. 1) Enter via the Labels for Education website: Go to www.LabelsForEducation.com/Tablets at any time during the Promotion Period to enter the Sweepstakes. First time entrants will complete the registration page including their email address, name, address, and school name. Once completed, click “submit” and you will receive one entry in the Sweepstakes. Returning entrants will only have to enter their email address. 2) Enter via Facebook: Go to www.facebook.com/LabelsForEducation, click on the Sweepstakes entry button and complete the registration page with your email address, name, address, and school name. Returning entrants will only have to enter their email address. 3) Enter via mail: On a 3x5 card print your name, address, and school name and mail to: Labels for Education Back to School Sweepstakes, PO Box 2234, Grand Rapids MN, 55745-2234. Only one entry per envelope. Must be postmarked by 9/30/13, and received by 10/7/13. 4) Enter via Collection Sheet: For each fully completed qualifying 2013-2014 Back to School collection sheet, your school will earn one additional entry into the sweepstakes. Collection sheets may be found in the 8/4/13 Sunday newspaper inserts in certain markets, at LabelsforEducation.com, and on the Labels for Education Facebook page. Limit 25 collection sheet entries per school. Collection sheets must be postmarked by 9/30/13 and received by 10/7/13 to earn an additional entry into the sweepstakes.

Q: What do I do if I’m having trouble entering the sweepstakes?
A: Please call our toll free number-1-800-424-5331 from 7 AM-11PM CST for assistance.

Q: How often can I enter the sweepstakes?
A: Limit one sweepstakes entry per person/email address per day regardless of method of entry.

Q: When will the winners be selected?
A: Eight Grand Prize winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 10/15/13. Prize winners will be notified on or about 10/15/13 by FedEX and/or email.

Q: Who is eligible to enter the sweepstakes?
A: The sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 13 years of age or older at time of entry. The school chosen by the winner must be a registered school in the Labels for Education program, and be located in the United States or DC.

Q: What is the grand prize?
A: There are eight grand prizes-Each prize consists of 5 iPad® 16 GB tablets with Retina® display and a $500.00 iTunes gift card for apps for the school named on each winner’s entry.

Q: What are the odds of winning?
A: Odds of winning a grand prize depends on the number of eligible entries received.

Q: How can I find out who won the sweepstakes?
A: For the winners’ names please go to www.LabelsForEducation.com/Tablets after 10/31/13.

*NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. Open to US residents 13 & older. Void in PR, Virgin Islands, APO/FPOs located outside the US & where prohibited. Sweepstakes ends 9/30/13. Subject to Official Rules. (8) Grand Prizes: 5 iPad®  16 GB tablets with Retina® display and a $500.00 iTunes gift card for apps for winning school. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”):  $3,750.00. Limit one entry per day regardless of entry method. To receive prize, school must be registered in the Labels for Education® program. Go to www.LabelsForEducation.com for details, to enter and for Labels for Education eligibility.