Redblog Giveaway Official Rules

by | Sep 28th, 2011 | 11:53PM | Filed under: Quizzes, Contests & Polls

The REDBLOG GIVEAWAY

SPONSORED BY REDBOX

OFFICIAL RULES

IMPORTANT: PLEASE READ THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT, CAREFULLY BEFORE ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITATION, THIS CONTRACT INCLUDES INDEMNITIES TO THE SPONSOR (DEFINED BELOW) FROM YOU AND A LIMITATION OF YOUR RIGHTS AND REMEDIES. BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO BE BOUND BY THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND REPRESENT THAT YOU SATISFY ALL OF THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS BELOW.

WINNER WILL BE REQUIRED TO RESPOND TO WINNER NOTIFICATION AND OTHER COMMUNICATIONS FROM SPONSOR WITHIN 48 HOURS OR OTHER TIME FRAME STATED IN THE WINNER NOTIFICATION FROM SPONSOR OR SPONSOR’S REPRESENTATIVE OR PRIZE MAY BE FORFEITED (IN SPONSOR’S SOLE DISCRETION).

BY ENTERING, YOU AGREE THAT YOUR COMMENT WILL BE POSTED PUBLICLY ONLINE AND MAY BE USED AND PUBLISHED BY SPONSOR AND ITS AGENTS AS MORE FULLY EXPLAINED BELOW.

NO PURCHASE, RENTAL OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE SWEEPSTAKES. A PURCHASE, RENTAL OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

SWEEPSTAKES SUMMARY AND ENTRY PERIOD: From time to time on redblog (blog.redbox.com), a representative of Redbox Automated Retail, LLC (“Sponsor”) will, through an official blog post, invite eligible individuals to participate in a giveaway by posting a comment for a chance to win a prizes as described in the blog post (each, a “Blog Post”). These Official Rules govern the participation in each Sweepstakes described in a Blog Post that contains a link to these Official Rules (“Sweepstakes”). The entry period for a Sweepstakes begins at the time and on the date the Blog Post appears to the public on redblog (“Web Site”) and ends at the time and on the date stated in the Blog Post (the “Sweepstakes Period”). A Comment must be received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible for a chance to win. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, including the interpretation of these Official Rules, which will be final and binding in all respects.

TO ENTER: Eligible individuals (see below for eligibility requirements) must visit the Web Site and view and read the Blog Post for the applicable and current Sweepstakes, follow the instructions in the Blog Post to complete and submit a comment with the content requested that complies with the “Comment Requirements” below (“Comment”) and submit all required contact information in the form provided at the bottom of the Blog Post during the Sweepstakes Period. Posting a Comment is free. Entrants must enter a valid e-mail address and any other required contact information, if any, as indicated in the Blog Post and comment form. To protect your privacy, the Comment itself MAY NOT include any contact information, including, without limitation, an e-mail address; any Comments that include any contact information within them will be disqualified from entry and the Comment will not be published. A submitted Comment that complies with these Official Rules will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes (“Entry”). Limit of one (1) Entry may be obtained per person and per e-mail address during each Sweepstakes Period. Although a user may make subsequent comments on the Web Site and to the Blog Post, only the first Comment received from a particular person or e-mail address that complies with these Official Rules will count as an Entry and that is the Entry that will be entered into the Sweepstakes. The Web Site’s database clock will be the official timekeeper for this Sweepstakes. Only entries that are recorded on the Web Site’s servers will be considered. Other proof of submitting an entry (such as a printed, saved or copied confirmation screen or message) does not constitute actual receipt of the entry for purposes of this Sweepstakes. Attempts made by an individual to submit entries in excess of any limit or otherwise in violation of these Official Rules by using multiple or false contact information or otherwise may be disqualified. All entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and receipt of entries will not be acknowledged or returned. Facsimiles, mechanical reproductions, alterations, garbled, incomplete, misdirected, lost, late, mutilated, or forged entries, or entries generated by a macro, bot, or other automated means will not be accepted and are void. Those who do not follow all of the instructions, provide the required information in their entry, or abide by these Official Rules will be disqualified. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at or using any other web site, including, without limitation, commercial promotion subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. As a condition of entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant gives consent for Sponsor and its representative to obtain and deliver his or her name, address and other information to third parties for the purpose of administering this Sweepstakes and complying with applicable laws, regulations and rules.

ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of any one (1) of the (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico who are at least the age of majority in their state and/or jurisdiction of primary residence under applicable law on the date of entry in this Sweepstakes. IF YOU DO NOT MEET ALL OF THESE REQUIREMENTS, OR ANY OTHER ELIGIBILITY OR OTHER REQUIREMENTS IN THESE OFFICIAL RULES, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO PARTICIPATE OR WIN A PRIZE, AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT NOT TO AWARD A PRIZE TO YOU. Employees, agents, officers, directors, members and managers of Sponsor, and its parent and subsidiary companies, affiliates, divisions, franchisees, representatives, consultants, sub-contractors, suppliers, distributors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies and members of their immediate families (defined for these purposes as including spouse, partner, parents, legal guardians, children, and siblings and each of their respective spouses) and individuals living in the same household as such individuals, are not eligible to participate or win a prize in this Sweepstakes.

In the event of a dispute concerning the identity of an entrant, the eligible entrant will be declared to be the registered account holder of the e-mail address of record for the account submitted in connection with the Entry at the time of entry, but only if that person meets all other eligibility criteria, otherwise the entry may be disqualified and any potential prize won will be forfeited in Sponsor’s sole discretion. A registered account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Winner may be required to show proof of being the registered account holder. In the event a dispute as to the identity of a winner results in a corporation being deemed the registered account holder and awarding of a prize is in conflict with that corporation’s written policy, the prize may be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected in Sponsor’s sole discretion. A corporation is not entitled to claim the prize.

COMMENT REQUIREMENTS: All Comments must meet the following requirements in Sponsor’s sole discretion or they will be disqualified from the Sweepstakes and/or not posted on the Web Site:

  • Comment must be written in English.
  • Comment must be no more than 150 words.
  • All aspects of the Comment must be originally created by and solely owned by you or in the public domain, except that you may include Sponsor’s name, trademark, or tagline, which is allowed solely for use by you for Comment into this Sweepstakes and may only be used in a positive and non-disparaging manner. Use or non-use of Sponsor’s name, trademark, logo or other property in a Comment will not affect the eligibility of a participant’s Comment or chances of winning.
  • Except Sponsor’s brand use, if any, the Comment must not contain any commercial or corporate advertising (including, without limitation, corporate logos, brand names, and slogans), or political or religious statements.
  • The Comment must not infringe, misappropriate, or violate any rights of any third party including, without limitation, copyright, trademark, trade secret, or right of privacy or publicity.
  • Comment must be unpublished and not have been submitted in any other contest, promotion or competition.
  • Comment must not contain any contact or personal information of any individual or other third party.
  • Comment must not include information or content that is offensive, negative, false, fraudulent, deceptive, misleading, defamatory, threatening, trade libelous, slanderous, libelous, disparaging, unlawfully harassing, profane, obscene, pornographic, hateful, indecent, inappropriate or injurious to any individual, Sponsor, or any third party.
  • Comment must not contain or describe any harmful, dangerous or illegal activity or in any way violate any federal, state or local laws or regulations.
  • Comment must be suitable for presentation in a public forum, in the sole determination of Sponsor.
  • Comment must not suggest inappropriate, unlawful, or dangerous behavior or use of Sponsor’s or any other products or services.

Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify from the Sweepstakes and/or remove from the Web Site any Comment or Comment that, in its sole discretion, refers, depicts, or in any way reflects negatively upon it, the Sweepstakes, or any other person or entity or does not comply with these requirements or these Official Rules.

By entering, you agree that your submission of your Comment and agreement to the giveaway Official Rules and any display, use or reuse of your Comment will not violate any agreement to which you are a signatory or party, and you agree to indemnify Sponsor and its agents against any and all claims from any third party for any display, use or reuse of your Comment.

WINNER SELECTION/NOTIFICATION: Winner(s) will be selected, subject to verification, in a random drawing from all eligible Entries received, to be held on or about the same business day as the end of the Sweepstakes Period. The random drawing will be conducted by Sponsor’s designated representative, whose decisions regarding the random drawing will be final. Within approximately twenty-four (24) hours after the winner selection, Sponsor or its designee will attempt to notify potential winner that he or she may have won a prize by e-mail. Afterward, the winner’s name will be posted on the Web Site in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize will only be mailed to winner’s address in one (1) of the fifty (50) United States, the District of Columbia or Puerto Rico. If any prize, prize notification, or Sweepstakes-related communication is rejected, faulty, or returned as undeliverable, if the potential winner does not respond according to the notification’s or Sponsor’s instructions, or if the winner or potential winner fails to comply with these Official Rules, the prize will be forfeited in Sponsor’s sole discretion and an alternate winner may be selected (time permitting) based on the original method of winner selection in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not obligated to pursue more than three (3) alternate winners for any prize for any reason, in which case a prize may go unawarded. Sponsor reserves the right to modify the notification procedures in connection with the selection of any alternate potential winner, if any. If legitimately claimed, the prize(s) will be awarded. Upon prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given and Sponsor will have no responsibility or liability to that participant. To claim a prize, winner must follow the directions in his or her notification. As a condition of being awarded any prize, the winner may be required to execute and deliver to Sponsor a signed affidavit of eligibility, acceptance of these Official Rules, and release of liability and publicity, and any other legal, regulatory, or tax-related documents required by Sponsor or law, which may require providing winner’s Social Security Number and/or government-issued identification number or card copy, without alteration and within the time frame specified by Sponsor in its sole discretion. All winner documents are subject to verification by Sponsor.

PRIZE & APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):

The number of winner or winners specified in the Blog Post for the applicable Sweepstakes, subject to verification, will receive the prize described in the Blog Post. The ARV of each prize is as stated in the applicable Blog Post. The total ARV of all prizes is as stated in the Blog Post.

All prize details not specified in the Blog Post will be determined in Sponsor’s sole discretion. Prize details may vary from those stated in the Blog Post. Sponsor is not responsible for and winner will not receive the difference, if any, between the actual value of the prize at the time of award and the stated ARV in the Blog Post or in any Sweepstakes-related correspondence or materials.

ODDS; TAXES; ETC.: Odds of winning will depend upon the total number of eligible entries received. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated or stolen prize or any prize that is undeliverable or does not reach the winner because of an incorrect or changed address or other contact information. If winner does not accept or use the entire prize, the unaccepted or unused part of the prize will be forfeited and Sponsor will have no further obligation with respect to that prize or portion of the prize. Limit one (1) prize per person. All transportation, federal, state and local taxes, other expenses not specified in these Official Rules as being provided as part of the prize, and any and all other requirements or expenses related to the acceptance or use of any prize are each winner’s sole responsibility. Each participants waives the right to assert as a cost of winning any prize, any and all costs of verification and redemption or travel to claim the prize and any liability and publicity which might arise from or be related to claiming or seeking to claim a prize. EACH WINNER AGREES THAT THE PRIZE IS PROVIDED “AS IS” AND WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, WHETHER NOW KNOWN OR HEREINAFTER ENACTED, RELATIVE TO THE USE OR ENJOYMENT OF THE PRIZE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE).

RESTRICTIONS: Winner may make no substitution or transfer of prize and no prize may be sold, auctioned or traded. No substitutions or exchanges (including for cash) of any prize will be permitted, except that Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the stated prize or portion thereof with another prize or portion thereof of equal or greater value for any reason, including, without limitation, prize unavailability, in its sole discretion. No more than the prize(s) explicitly described in the applicable Blog Post will be awarded.

GRANT OF RIGHTS: Entry into the Sweepstakes constitutes permission for Sponsor and its licensees and agents to use each winner’s name, likenesses, prize information, photograph, voice, biographical data, the contents of his/her Entry and Comment, and any information contained in his/her Entry and Comment, or statements or comments related to the Sweepstakes or Sponsor, for purposes of advertising and trade throughout the world, including on the internet, without further notice, permission, review, or compensation, except where prohibited by law. As a condition of being awarded a prize, each winner may be required to confirm such permission in writing. Nothing contained in these Official Rules obligates Sponsor or its licensees or agents to make use of any of the rights granted herein and winner waives any right to inspect or approve any such use.

LICENSE: By entering, except where prohibited by law, each participant grants to the Sponsor and its agents and assigns in perpetuity the irrevocable, sublicensable, absolute right and permission to use, edit, modify, cut, rearrange, add to, delete from, copy, reproduce, translate, separate, dub, adapt, publish, combine with other material, reuse, adapt, and exploit the content of and elements embodied in the Entry and Comment and the Entry and Comment itself, in any and all media, including but not limited to digital and electronic media, computer, audio and audiovisual media (whether now existing or hereafter devised), in any language, throughout the world, and in any manner, for trade, advertising, promotional, commercial, or any other purposes without further review, notice, approval, consideration, or compensation. Each participant agrees that the licensed entities may, but are not required to, attribute the Entry or Comment to a participant. Each participant waives and releases the Released Parties (defined below) from any and all claims that participant may now or hereafter have in any jurisdiction based on “moral rights” or “droit moral” or unfair competition with respect to the Released Parties’ exploitation of entries without further notification or compensation to participants of any kind, and agrees not to instigate, support, maintain, or authorize any action, claim, or lawsuit against the Released Parties and each of their affiliates, licensees, or any other person in connection with this Sweepstakes, on the grounds that any use of any entry, or any derivative works, infringe or violate any of participants rights therein.

Each participant acknowledges and agrees that nothing in these Official Rules will require Sponsor to use the Entry or Comment in part or in whole or to include the Entry or Comment in any Sponsor-related property, including, without limitation, the Web Site. Each participant hereby acknowledges and agrees that the relationship between the participant and any of the Released Parties is not a confidential, fiduciary, or other special relationship, and that the participant’s decision to submit his/her Entry for purposes of the Promotion does not place any of the Released Parties in a position that is any different from the position held by members of the general public with regard to elements of the Entry, other than as set forth in these Official Rules. Each participant understands and acknowledges that Sponsor has wide access to ideas, stories, designs, and other literary materials. Each participant also acknowledges that many ideas may be competitive with, similar to, or identical to his/her Entry or Comment and/or each other in theme, idea, format, or other respects. Each participant acknowledges and agrees that such participant will not be entitled to any compensation as a result of Sponsor’s use of any such similar or identical material that has or may come to Sponsor from other sources. Each participant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor does not now and shall not have in the future any duty or liability, direct or indirect, vicarious, contributory, or otherwise, with respect to the infringement or protection of the participant’s copyright in and to his/her Entry or Comment. Each participant acknowledges that, with respect to any claim by participant relating to or arising out of Sponsor’s actual or alleged exploitation or use of any Entry or Comment or other material submitted in connection with the Sweepstakes, the damage, if any, thereby caused to the applicable participant will not be irreparable or otherwise sufficient to entitle such participant to seek injunctive or other equitable relief or in any way enjoin the production, distribution, exhibition, or other exploitation of any Sponsor commercial or any other production based on or allegedly based on the Entry or Comment, and participant’s rights and remedies in any such event shall be strictly limited to the right to recover damages, if any, in an action at law.

LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: BY PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, ENTRANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, HOLD HARMLESS AND INDEMNIFY SPONSOR, THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS AND SUBSIDIARY COMPANIES, AFFILIATES, DIVISIONS, FRANCHISEES, CONSULTANTS, SUB-CONTRACTORS, SUPPLIERS, DISTRIBUTORS, LEGAL COUNSEL, ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, FULFILLMENT, MARKETING AND PUBLIC RELATIONS AGENCIES, AND INDEPENDENT CONTRACTORS, AND THE RESPECTIVE SHAREHOLDERS, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, MANAGERS, AND AGENTS OF EACH (COLLECTIVELY, “RELEASED PARTIES”) FROM ANY LIABILITY WHATSOEVER FOR ANY CLAIMS, COSTS, INJURIES, LOSSES, LIABILITY, OR DAMAGES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES, ARISING OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, WHILE PREPARING FOR, PARTICIPATING IN AND/OR TRAVELING TO OR FROM ANY PRIZE- OR SWEEPSTAKES-RELATED ACTIVITY, OR DELIVERY, POSSESSION, AWARDING, MISDELIVERY, ACCEPTANCE, USE, MISUSE OR INABILITY TO USE OR REDEEM ANY PRIZE (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, CLAIMS COSTS, INJURIES, LOSSES AND DAMAGES RELATED TO PERSONAL INJURIES, DEATH, LOSS, DAMAGE, ACCIDENT, OR DESTRUCTION TO OR OF PERSON OR PROPERTY, RIGHTS OF PUBLICITY OR PRIVACY, DEFAMATION OR PORTRAYAL IN A FALSE LATE, WHETHER INTENTIONAL OR UNINTENTIONAL).

Without limiting any other provision in these Official Rules, Released Parties are not responsible or liable to any entrant or winner or any person claiming through such entrant or winner for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof in the event that any of the Sweepstakes activities or the Released Parties’ operations or activities are affected, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, including, without limitation, by reason of any acts of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action, regulations, order or request proves to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened terrorist acts, terrorist acts, air raid, blackout, act of public enemy, earthquake, war (declared or undeclared), fire, flood, epidemic, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal) labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any law, rule, regulation, order or other action adopted or taken by any governmental, federal, state or local government authority, or any other cause, whether or not specifically mentioned above.

COLLECTION OF INFORMATION: Information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes will be used in accordance with Sponsor’s privacy policy and these Official Rules. In the event of any discrepancy between the privacy policy and these Official Rules, the privacy policy will control and govern. To review Sponsor’s privacy policy, please go to www.redbox.com/Help/Privacy.aspx.

ADDITIONAL DISCLAIMERS: Released Parties are not responsible for any misprints, typographical or other error in these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials, or the printing, the offering or the announcement of any prize or in the administration of the Sweepstakes.

ADDITIONAL TERMS: Released Parties are not responsible and/or liable for any of the following, whether caused by a Released Party, the entrant or by human error: entries that are submitted by illegitimate means (such as, without limitation, by an automated computer program) or entries in excess of the stated limit; incomplete, illegible, undecipherable, lost, late, damaged, faulty, failed, inaccurate, garbled, delayed, misdirected or mutilated entries, entry information, text messages, e-mail messages, electronic or digital communications, mail or Sweepstakes-related correspondence or materials or postage-due mail; entries that are submitted by illegitimate means (such as, without limitation, by an automated computer program) or entries in excess of the stated limit; any technical problems, incorrect announcements of any kind; hardware or software failures of any kind; any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, or delay in operation, communication, or transmission; theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alteration of entries; viruses, technical, network, telephone, computer hardware or software malfunctions of any kind; interrupted or unavailable cable or satellite systems; lost or unavailable network connections; or inaccurate transmission of, or failure to receive any entry information on account of technical problems or failures of any wireless, cellular or Internet service providers, traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site or any combination thereof, which may limit a person’s ability to participate in this Sweepstakes or receive communication from Sponsor and its representatives.

Released Parties assume no responsibility for electronic communications that are undeliverable as a result of any form of active or passive filtering of any kind or insufficient space to receive messages in entrant’s e-mail or other account. Released Parties are not responsible, and may disqualify you, if your e-mail address or other contact information does not work or is changed without prior written notice to Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to restrict or void entries or participation from any IP address if any suspicious entry and/or participation is detected. Released Parties are not responsible for any changes or unavailability of the Web Site that may interfere with the Sweepstakes (including any limitations, any restrictions, or any conditions on Sponsor’s ability to use the Web Site for the Sweepstakes as set forth herein that are not acceptable to Sponsor) or ability of entrant to timely enter, receive notices or communicate with Sponsor, in which case Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may terminate or modify the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, terminate, suspend, or modify the Sweepstakes if it is not capable of running as planned for any reason, including, without limitation, if fraud or technical failures destroy the integrity of the Sweepstakes or if a technical or other problem corrupts the administration as determined by Sponsor, in their sole discretion. If the Sweepstakes is canceled, Sponsor reserves the right to award prize(s) from among all eligible entries received as of the time of cancellation based on the original winner selection method or other method that is determined to be fair in Sponsor’s sole discretion, and Sponsor would have no further obligation to any participant in connection with this Sweepstakes. Any use of robotic, automatic, programmed, or similar methods of participation will void any and all entries related to the use of those methods. Participants agree to not damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes and/or prevent others from using the Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to void entry of any entrant who Sponsor believes have attempted to tamper with or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes. If Sponsor determines at any time in its sole discretion that the winner or potential winner is disqualified, ineligible, in violation of these Official Rules, or engaging in behavior that Sponsor deems obnoxious, inappropriate, threatening, illegal or that is intended to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify that winner or potential winner, even if the disqualified winner or potential winner may have been notified or displayed or announced anywhere. If any person supplies false information, obtains entries by fraudulent means or is otherwise determined to be in violation of these Official Rules in an attempt to obtain any prize, Sponsor may disqualify that person and seek damages from him or her and that person may be prosecuted to the full extent of the law. Sponsor’s failure to or decision not to enforce any provision in these Official Rules will not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. In the event there is an alleged or actual ambiguity, discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials and/or these Official Rules (including any alleged discrepancy or inconsistency in these Official Rules), it will be resolved in Sponsor’s sole discretion. The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules will not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision. In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules will otherwise remain in effect and will be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained in these Official Rules.

NOTE: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, RELEASED PARTIES RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

DISPUTES/GOVERNING LAW/VENUE: Except where prohibited, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the entrant and any Released Party, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or the prize awarded, or the determination of the winner must be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will an entrant be permitted or entitled to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys’ fees, other than entrant’s actual out-pocket expenses (if any), not to exceed ten dollars ($10), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.

THIS SWEEPSTAKES, THESE OFFICIAL RULES AND ANY DISPUTE ARISING UNDER OR RELATED THERETO (WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS CONDUCT OR OTHERWISE) WILL BE GOVERNED, CONSTRUED AND INTERPRETED UNDER THE INTERNAL LAWS OF ILLINOIS, U.S.A. WITHOUT REFERENCE OR GIVING EFFECT TO ITS CONFLICTS OF LAW PRINCIPLES OR RULES THAT WOULD CAUSE THE APPLICATION OF ANY OTHER STATE’S LAWS. ANY LEGAL ACTIONS, SUITS OR PROCEEDINGS RELATED TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES (WHETHER FOR BREACH OF CONTRACT, TORTIOUS CONDUCT OR OTHERWISE) WILL BE BROUGHT EXCLUSIVELY IN THE STATE OR FEDERAL COURTS LOCATED IN DUPAGE OR COOK COUNTY, ILLINOIS AND EACH ENTRANT IRREVOCABLY ACCEPTS, SUBMITS, AND CONSENTS TO THE EXCLUSIVE JURISDICTION AND VENUE OF THESE COURTS WITH RESPECT TO ANY LEGAL ACTIONS, SUITS OR PROCEEDINGS ARISING OUT OF OR RELATED TO THIS SWEEPSTAKES. YOU WAIVE ANY AND ALL OBJECTIONS TO JURISDICTION AND VENUE IN THESE COURTS AND HEREBY SUBMIT TO THE JURISDICTION OF THOSE COURTS.

OFFICIAL RULES/WINNER LIST: The name of the winner(s) may be obtained approximately two (2) to four (4) weeks after the end of the Sweepstakes Period and a copy of these Official Rules may be obtained during the Sweepstakes Period by sending your request (indicate “winner list” or “official rules” on your request, along with the title of the blog post announcing the Sweepstakes your request is about) with a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “Redblog Sweepstakes, c/o Adriane Lewandowski/Communications Coordinator, Marketing, One Tower Lane, Suite 900, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181.” Vermont residents may omit stamp for Official Rules requests. Only one (1) request of either type per outer envelope, mailed separately, will be fulfilled. Requests for the winner list must be received no later than six (6) months after the end of the applicable Sweepstakes Period.

SPONSOR: Redbox Automated Retail, LLC, One Tower Lane, Suite 900, Oakbrook Terrace, IL 60181. Reference to third parties in connection with prizes and/or third party websites or services are for reference and identification purposes only and not intended to suggest endorsement, sponsorship or affiliation with Sponsor or the Sweepstakes.


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