Official Rules - COON RAPIDS TEXT TO WIN CONTEST
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. Eligibility: Participation in the Coon Rapids Text To Win Contest (the “Contest”/”Sweepstakes”) is open only to individual, legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are 13 years of age or older at the time of entry. [An eligible minor should obtain his or her parent’s or legal guardian’s permission prior to entering.] Void in all U.S. territories, possessions, protectorates, military installations in foreign countries, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and elsewhere prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of the Sponsor, as defined below (the “Sponsor”), [and the Administrator, as defined below (the “Administrator”)] and any of its (or its respective parents’, subsidiaries’ and affiliated companies’) officers, directors, agents, representatives, licensees, distributors, suppliers, retailers, advertising/promotion agencies (collectively “Releasees”), and each of their immediate family members (spouse, parents, children and siblings, and their respective spouses, regardless where they live) and individuals living in the same households or who have lived in the same household of the above within the last 3 months of the start date of this Contest, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win.
Each entrant, or, if such entrant is a minor, each entrant and his or her parents or legal guardians (collectively, an “Eligible Entrant”) by participating in the Contest certifies that such Eligible Entrant (i) has read and understands these official rules (the “Official Rules”), (ii) consents to participate in the Contest and agrees to be bound by these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions related thereto and to the Contest, and (iii) consents to the Sponsor obtaining and using your name and any other personal information including but not limited to email, address, likeness, photo and submission for the administration of the Contest/Sweepstakes and as otherwise set forth herein.
The Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
2. To Enter: Contest/Sweepstakes begins at 12pm, Central Time (“CT”), on Wednesday, July 13th and ends at 11:59pm, CT, on Sunday, July 24th (the “Contest Period”) Entries must be submitted during the Contest Period in order to be eligible for the Contest. Entries submitted before or after the Contest Period will be void. During the Contest Period, you can enter by completing the following steps:
- 1. Text the keyword GRAND to 76995
- 2. Reply “Y” to confirm you would like to receive text messages from Gordmans, Inc
- 3. By texting the word GRAND to 76995 you will (i) be entered to win 1 of 5 $200 Gordmans gift cards, and (ii) subscribe to receive Gordmans Mobile Text Alerts with Gordmans Exclusive Offers, (collectively “Mobile Text Alerts”). You will receive a text message from us, to which you can respond by texting the letter Y if you want to confirm your consent to subscribe to the Mobile Text Alerts.
There is a limit of one entry per phone number, per duration of contest. No duplicate entries are permitted. Multiple entries will disqualify all related entries. Use of computer programs, scripts, macros or other automatic means to participate are prohibited and may result in disqualification. Sponsor further reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to void any entries from entrants whom Sponsor believes have attempted to tamper or have tampered with or participated in the tampering with the administration, security, or fairness of the Contest.
Sponsor is not responsible for lost, stolen, copied, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, or misdirected transmissions, or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human or electronic related to the submission of your entry including but not limited to communication errors, failures or malfunctions relating to internet connections or transmissions, equipment failures, or processing errors. Sponsor will not confirm or verify receipt of entries.
3. Selection of Winners: 5 winners will be selected as potential winners (“Potential Winners”) on or about Monday, July 26th from among all eligible entries received by the Sponsor. Potential Winners will be selected under the direction of Sponsor whose decisions are final in all matters relating to the Contest. There is a limit of one Prize per person.
4. Winner Notification and Verification: All Potential Winners are subject to verification by the Sponsor. The Sponsor will attempt to notify each Potential Winner by telephone within 5 days of the selection date. If a Potential Winner cannot be reached or does not respond to the prize notification within 1 week from the first notification attempt, then such Potential Winner shall be disqualified and a new Potential Winner will be selected as set forth in these Official Rules. Each Potential Winner, or if such Potential Winner is a minor, his or her parents and legal guardians, may be required to complete, sign and return an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, an acknowledgement of the Official Rules and a publicity release (“Verification Documents”) within a stated amount of time set forth on the Verification Documents. If the fully completed Verification Documents are not received by the Sponsor by the date stated on such Verification Documents, or if such documents are returned non-deliverable, or if the Potential Winner is found, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, either based on the answers to the Verification Documents or otherwise, to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, the Potential Winner will be disqualified and another Potential Winner will be selected. A Potential Winner is not deemed a winner or entitled to any Prize until the Potential Winner has satisfactorily completed and returned the Verification Documents, the Potential Winner’s eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules has been verified and the entrant has been notified that verification is complete (a “Winner”).
5. Odds: The odds of winning depend upon the total number and quality of eligible entries received.
6. Prizes: Each Winner shall receive 1 $200 gift card (the “Prize”). The Prizes are awarded as-is with no warranties of any kind. The Prizes are subject to Gordmans’ standard terms and conditions for gift cards. The Prizes are redeemable for merchandise only. The Prizes are non-transferable and the Prizes may not be substituted for cash or any other prize, except that Sponsor, in their sole discretion, reserves the right to substitute any Prize for an alternative prize of equal or greater value. The approximate retail value of each Prize is as follows: $200. The aggregate value of all Prizes awarded are $1000. No more than the stated number of Prizes will be made. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming, or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of Prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available, awarded and/or claimed, the Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of Prizes among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible Contest claims. Prizes will be delivered to verified Winners within 10 days of a Potential Winner being verified as a Winner. The value of the Prizes may be taxable to the winner as income under federal, state or local laws or be subject to other federal, state or local taxes. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the Winner.
7. Publicity: Except where prohibited by law, by entering the Contest, or by winning and/or accepting a Prize, entrants, or if such entrant is a minor, than such entrant’s parents or guardians, grant to Sponsor and its respective designees the right to publicize the entrant’s name, photograph, image, likeness, voice, statements, and certain biographical information in all manner and media, worldwide and in perpetuity, for advertising, trade and promotion purposes, in any and all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised (including, without limitation, the Internet), without additional compensation, and without opportunity for review.
8. Release/Limitation of Liability: Each entrant, or if such entrant is a minor in the jurisdiction where he or she resides, then such entrant’s parents or legal guardians, agrees, except where prohibited by law, (i) to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules, (ii) the entry becomes solely the Sponsor’s property, (iii) Sponsor is not responsible for any inability for any entrant to enter the Contest/Sweepstakes or for an inability to notify any Potential Winner or the inability of a Potential Winner to return any Verification Documents or to accept a Prize for any reason, (iv) Sponsor has the sole right to decide all matters relating to the Contest, including fact, interpretation, eligibility, procedure, fulfillment, and disputes arising from the Contest, and (v) to release and discharge, hold harmless and indemnify Releasees and all others associated with the development and execution of this Contest, from any and all liability (tax or otherwise) that may be imposed or associated with receipt or use of the Prizes, and from and against any and all claims, actions, proceedings, and liability for any damages, expenses, fees, injury, or losses sustained in connection, directly or indirectly, with the Contest, including participating in or the inability to participate in the Contest or acceptance, possession, use, misuse or non-use of a Prize including, without limitation, personal injury, death, and/or property damage, as well as claims based on publicity rights, intellectual property rights, defamation, and/or invasion of privacy.
Although Sponsor attempts to ensure the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsor is not responsible for the actions of entrants or other individuals or third parties in connection with the Contest, including attempts by entrants or other third parties to circumvent the Official Rules or otherwise interfere with the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest.
Releasees are not responsible for technical, computer, mechanical, printing, typographical, human or other errors relating to, or in connection with the Contest, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prizes or in any Contest-related materials; or for stolen, lost, late, misdirected, damaged, incomplete, inaccurate, undelivered, delayed or illegible entries; or for electronic, computer, or telephonic malfunction or error, failure to enter into the processing system, or are processed, reported, or transmitted late or incorrectly, or are lost for any reason, including computer, telephone, paper transfer, or human or other error.
As a condition of entering the Contest, entrants agree that: (i) under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrants hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (ii) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Contest or the Prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (iii) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred and, in no event, shall entrant be entitled to receive attorneys’ fees or other legal costs. Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage the Contest or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be in violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek remedies and damages (including attorney’s fees) from any such entrant to the fullest extent of the law, including criminal prosecution. This Contest and these Official Rules shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of the State of Nebraska, without regard to its principles of conflicts of law and jurisdiction, and venue shall be solely within the State of Nebraska.
Each entrant, or if such entrant is a minor, then such entrant’s parents or guardians, agrees, except where prohibited by law, to release and discharge, hold harmless and indemnify the Sponsor and the Releasees and all other persons associated with the development and execution of the Contest, from any and all liability, claims, actions, proceedings, damages, expenses, fees, injury or loss sustained in connection with The Sponsor’s use of any information provided by entrant in connection with the Contest.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend all or part of the Contest for any reason, including but not limited to technical issues or failures, fraud, or attempts by parties to circumvent these Official Rules or otherwise unfairly jeopardize the integrity of the Contest. Sponsor may prohibit an entrant from participating in the Contest or winning a prize if, in Sponsor’s sole discretion, it determines that said entrant is attempting to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest by cheating, hacking, deception or any other unfair practices, or is using the Contest in a way to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrants or the Sponsor.
10. Copy of the Official Rules/List of Winners:For a copy of the Official Rules or a list of winners’ names (available after, on or about [Date] send your request, and a separate self- addressed, stamped envelope to: 1926 South 67th St, Omaha, NE 68144, c/o Jennifer Bryan.
11. Sponsor:The Sponsor of the Contest/Sweepstakes is Gordmans Inc. (“Sponsor”). Sponsor’s address is 1926 South 67th Street, Omaha, NE, 68144