FareCompare’s Where’s Graeme Giveaway Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
ELIGIBILITY: FareCompare’s Where’s Graeme Giveaway (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to individual legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old. Employees of FareCompare, Inc. (Sponsor) and its related companies, agents and advertising and promotion agencies, as well as the immediate families (defined as spouse, children, parents and siblings) and household members of each such employee are not eligible. Void where prohibited.
HOW TO ENTER: Between 12:00 pm CDT June 25, 2009 and 12:00 am CDT July 23, 2009: Register for the Sweepstakes at www.farecompare.com/whereisgraeme/ or via Twitter per instructions found at www.farecompare.com/whereisgraeme/. By entering the Sweepstakes, you fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are final and binding.
SELECTION & REQUIREMENTS OF POTENTIAL WINNERS: Enter the contest as many times as you want by following the instructions found at www.farecompare.com/whereisgraeme/ or via Twitter per instructions found at www.farecompare.com/whereisgraeme/. FareCompare will randomly select one prize winner from all entries submitted from June 25, 2009 and July 23, 2009. Qualified entrants must have provided all required information and meet all eligibility requirements. The winner will be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability release and, where permitted, a publicity release. FareCompare reserves the right to not award the prize if selected winner is unable to accept prize. Prize may be invalidated if: (a) winner does not meet eligibility requirements; (b) if affidavit/release is not returned within fourteen (14) days after mailing to potential winner; (c) if prize notification e-mail is undeliverable; (d) if potential winner does not respond to prize notification e-mail within ten (10) days after the date of the e-mail; or (e) if affidavit or prize is returned as undeliverable. By accepting a prize, winner agrees to Sponsor?s use of his/her name, address, likeness and/or prize information for promotional purposes in any medium, worldwide, without additional compensation, to the extent permitted by law. Sponsor will issue an IRS Form 1099 for each winner for tax reporting purposes.
PRIZES & ODDS: One (1) winner will receive roundtrip tickets for two to a European destination with a major airport, including, but not limited to, London, Paris or Madrid, and accommodations for two for up to no more than six days and five nights at a preferred hotel in selected European destination from a list provided by Sponsor). Prize must be fulfilled between August 2009 and November 2009. If potential winner is unable to accept the prize, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to select an alternate winner.
Approximate retail value (ARV): $5,000. Odds of winning depend upon the number of participants. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable or greater value. No cash or other substitution or transfer of prize permitted. All costs associated with prize receipt and use, including, without limitation, taxes, are the sole responsibility of winner.
RELEASE: By receipt of a prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its related companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the ‘Released Parties’) from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (a) any inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants or printing errors; (b) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the Sweepstakes; (c) technical failures of any kind; (d) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (e) lost, delayed, misdirected or undeliverable mail or email; or (f) any injury or damage to persons or property, including, but not limited to, death, which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use of any prize.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with the Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the State of Texas; (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys fees; and (c) entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct or indirect damages. To the extent permitted by law, all issues and questions concerning these Official Rules and the Sweepstakes shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Texas, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules.
GENERAL: The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify, cancel and/or suspend the Sweepstakes should any virus, bug, technical failure, unauthorized human intervention or other causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant if his or her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of the Sweepstakes. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not be deemed a waiver of that or of any other provision. The winner must provide more than 28-days notice before travel to insure the ticket is purchased at least 21 days in advance of travel. The ticket will be Coach class. Black-out dates for travel include seven (7) days before and after all legal U.S. holidays.
WINNERS NAMES: For the winner’s name, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to 18111 Preston Road, Suite 800 Dallas, TX by August 31, 2009.
SPONSOR: FareCompare 18111 Preston Rd. Suite 800, Dallas, TX 75252