AMC’s THE WALKING DEAD GIVE BLOOD SWEEPSTAKES Official Rules 2012
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
1. Eligibility: Sweepstakes open to individuals 21 years of age or older as of date of entry and who are legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and Canada, excluding Quebec. Void in Quebec and wherever prohibited by law, or where the registration or filing requirements of any state or local jurisdiction have not been complied with. Employees of AMC Network Entertainment LLC (“Sponsor”), American Red Cross (“Red Cross) and The Promotion Pipeline Inc. (“Agency”), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, production and promotion agencies, and the immediate families and members of the same household of each are not eligible. All federal, state, local and municipal laws and regulations apply.
2. How to Enter: Sweepstakes begins at 12:01:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on September 24, 2012, and ends at 11:59:59 PM (ET) on October 22, 2012. To enter visit the AMC website www.AMCGiveBlood.com to complete and submit entry form. Entrants agree to be bound by and acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules including eligibility requirements. Limit one (1) entry per person, regardless of e-mail address. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, the authorized account holder of the e-mail account will be deemed to be the entrant. “Authorized account holder” of an e-mail address is the natural person in whose name the e-mail address has been issued. A selected winner may be asked to provide Sponsor with proof that the selected winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry. If a dispute cannot be resolved, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Use of automated devices not valid for entry. Entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.
3. PRIZES. “Grand Prize”: One (1) Grand Prize: The opportunity for a three (3) day/ two (2) night trip for the winner and a guest to a location to be determined in AMC’s sole discretion for a visit to the set of The Walking Dead. Trip includes round-trip airfare for two (2) people, double occupancy hotel accommodations at the hotel of the Sponsor’s choice, round trip ground transportation in the destination city between the airport and the hotel, round trip ground transportation in the destination city between the hotel and the set and $500 spending money. (Estimated Retail value: $3,000.) All details of prize will be determined by Sponsor. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied. The Grand Prize winner will be responsible for the payment of any taxes, gratuities, and other costs and expenses associated with prize acceptance and use not specified as being awarded herein. Prize is not transferable. ARV may vary depending upon point of departure and fare fluctuations. If the closest airport to the Grand Prize winner’s home is in close enough proximity to prize destination city so that, as Sponsor may determine in its sole discretion, a flight is unnecessary, Grand Prize winner and guest will receive alternate transportation from the Sponsor with no further obligation to the Grand Prize winner for any difference in prize value. Grand Prize winner will not receive cash or any other form of compensation if actual value of prize is less than the Grand Prize ARV in these Official Rules. Sponsor reserves the right to structure the travel route and select hotels in their sole discretion. All travel arrangements must be made through Sponsor’s agent and on a carrier of Sponsor’s choice. In the event Grand Prize winner engages in behavior that (as determined by Sponsor’s in its sole and absolute discretion) is obnoxious or threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, or that may reflect badly on Sponsor, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify the Grand Prize winner and Sponsors will have no further obligation to Grand Prize winner.
Sponsor accepts no responsibility for changes in The Walking Dead production schedule or cancellation of production. Grand Prize winner will be notified of trip dates approximately thirty (30) days prior to production of The Walking Dead episode. Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash. No substitutions or cash equivalent allowed except by Sponsor who reserve the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value. All taxes and other expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the winner. If Grand Prize winner is unable to participate in the Grand Prize trip during the dates designated by Sponsor, the prize is forfeited in its entirety with the Sponsor having no further obligation to Grand Prize winner or the winner’s guest. In the event the Grand Prize winner is able to participate in the Grand Prize trip during the dates designated by Sponsor but Grand Prize trip does not or cannot take place as scheduled or at all, for reasons including but not limited to scheduling conflicts, cancellations, delays, postponement, or for any other reason including those outside the control of the Sponsor, then the Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a cash prize equal to the total Grand Prize value.
Grand Prize Winner’s Travel Companion will be required to execute a Liability/Publicity release and return it at the same time as the Winner’s affidavit. Grand Prize Winner and Winner’s Travel Companion must have all necessary identification and/or travel documents required for air travel. Sponsor responsible only for prize delivery; not responsible for prize utility, quality or otherwise.