Annenberg Learner - Samsung Galaxy Note 10.1 Tablet Sweepstakes
For more information on this sweepstakes, please see our January 2013 monthly update newsletter. Full contest rules are provided below.
Employees of Annenberg Learner (AL) and the Annenberg Foundation, distributors, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion fulfillment and/or judging agencies, retailers of all such companies, persons and/or entities ("AL and its agents"), and the families and immediate family and/or household members (including, but not limited to, mothers, fathers, sisters, brothers, step-brothers, step-sisters and in-laws) of AL and their agents are not eligible. By participating, entrants agree to these official rules and the decisions of AL, which are final and binding in all matters related to this Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes will be governed by all applicable federal, state and local laws.
AL and its agents are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, misdirected, illegible, or incomplete entries. Incomplete entries are ineligible. Limit one entry per email address for the entire Sweepstakes. The one entry per email address maximum will be strictly enforced. Forged entries, altered entries or entries obtained other than as set out in these rules will be void and ineligible. All entries become the exclusive property of AL and, will not be acknowledged or returned. Entries made by any other individual or any entity and/or originating at any other Internet Web site or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared void and as such deemed ineligible for this Sweepstakes.
AL may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Sweepstakes if, in its sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, hacking, deception, or other unfair practices (including the use of automated quick entry programs) or intending to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or AL's representatives, or if entrant has or had attempted to submit malicious code, .exe files, or any file that contains malicious code.
If any selected Grand Prize winner cannot be reached by e-mail within ten (10) business days of AL's first attempt to notify such winner, such Grand Prize winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected from the remaining eligible entries by random drawing. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received. Grand Prize winner will be subject to verification. Return of any prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate winner.
If the Grand Prize is unclaimed, it may be awarded to an alternate winner. Depiction of the Sweepstakes' prize, or any portion thereof, in any advertising, promotional materials, or on AL's Web site(s) or on the Sweepstakes' Web page may not reflect the actual prize delivered to the winner. AL or its agents shall not be responsible for delays in delivery of the prize. Winner shall bear all risk of loss or damage to their prize after it has been delivered to such winner. The Grand Prize winner is solely responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes on the prize and/or such winner's acceptance thereof. The Grand Prize winner may be issued an IRS Form 1099 for the ARV of their awarded prize. The Grand Prize winner cannot assign or transfer the prize to another person or entity and is not entitled to cash in place of the prizes. The Grand Prize is subject to availability and AL in its sole discretion may substitute cash or a different prize of approximately equivalent or greater retail value except where prohibited by law.
CLAIMING PRIZE/RELEASES: Eligibility, age and all claims made by winners are subject to verification. AL is not responsible for fraudulent calls/mail/e-mails made/sent to entrants not by AL. Potential winners will be required to complete, sign, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, and Liability/Publicity Release Form (except where prohibited by law) within ten (10) business days of winner's receipt of same. By accepting any prize, or any portion thereof, the winner consents to the use of his or her name, photographs and likeness for advertising, trade and promotional purposes in all media without additional compensation, except in Tennessee and where prohibited by law. If any selected potential winner fails to comply with these official rules, is found to be ineligible and/or does not submit required documentation within the designated period, his or her prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner selected. By accepting the prize, winner further acknowledges that the AL and any other entity involved with this Sweepstakes have neither made, nor are in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied in fact or in law, relative to the Grand Prize or the Grand Prize supplier, including by not limited to its quality, merchantability, mechanical condition, or fitness for a particular purpose including, without limitation, use of any equipment associated with the Grand Prize. If any Sweepstakes prize notifications are returned as undeliverable, or if any prize winner refuses his or her prize, such prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with the rules of this Sweepstakes.
GENERAL: By entering the Sweepstakes and/or accepting the Grand Prize, each entrant agrees to: (a) be bound by these rules; (b) release AL and their agents, and their parent companies, subsidiaries, distributors, affiliates, advertising and promotion partners, fulfillment and/or judging agencies, retailers, franchises, agents and their estate and/or family members (collectively "AL") from all liability, claims, action, or proceedings relating to the Sweepstakes and from injuries or damages arising in connection with or relating to participation in the Sweepstakes, or use or misuse of the prize; and (c) waive any right to claim ambiguity in the Sweepstakes or these official rules. All taxes and other expenses not specified herein, including federal, state, local, and departure, licenses and registrations, are the sole responsibility of the winner. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply. AL reserves the right to modify these official rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes, to void suspect entries and/or cancel, terminate or suspend any portion of this Sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the control of AL corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of the Sweepstakes and, in any such event, at its discretion, select the winner from eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the event requiring such termination, cancellation or suspension. This Sweepstakes may not be used for any form of gambling.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY/UNFORSEEN EVENTS: AL shall not be responsible or liable for any property loss, damage, personal injury, or death, in connection with the prize provided pursuant to the Sweepstakes and/or any person's participation in the Sweepstakes. Notwithstanding anything to the contrary contained herein, AL shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, for any reason beyond the reasonable control of AL (including, but not limited to, acts of God, or any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity) (each an "Event of Force Majeure"). If for any reason (including, but not limited to, an "Event of Force Majeure"), AL cannot continue the Sweepstakes, then the Sweepstakes will not resume until AL resumes normal business, if ever. In the event that this Sweepstakes is challenged by any legal or regulatory authority (including but not limited to any federal or state governmental authority), AL reserves the right to discontinue or modify the Sweepstakes, as applicable, or to disqualify entrants residing in any affected geographic areas, as applicable. In such event, AL shall have no liability to any entrants who are disqualified due to such an action. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including but not limited to, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, or any other causes beyond the reasonable control of ALs, which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the promotion, then AL reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes, except where prohibited by law.
Al shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience, or other irregularity that may be caused or contributed to (a) by wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any of Sweepstakes prize manufacturer, supplier or any of their agents, servants, employees, or independent contractors, (b) by the wrongful, negligent, or unauthorized act or omission on the part of any other person or entity not an employee of AL, or (c) any cause, condition or event whatsoever beyond the control of AL. AL shall not be liable for any injury, damage, loss, expense, accident, delay, inconvenience, or irregularity arising out of or relating to any prize granted under this Sweepstakes, even if caused by the negligence of any maker, distributor or supplier of any portion of any prize or their respective parents, subsidiaries, and affiliated companies.
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