NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: “GSM Sweepstakes” (the "Sweepstakes") begins at one hour before event and ends at 30 minutes after the event published start time (the "Sweepstakes Period").
SPONSOR: The Sweepstakes is sponsored by Grand Slam Mobile LLC, located at Suite 400, 2711 Centerville Rd., Wilmington, DE, 19808.
ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18)years of age or older on the date of entry. Entries from the following jurisdictions will be void: Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. Military installations in foreign countries, anywhere outside of the U.S. and where prohibited, taxed or restricted by law. Employees of Grand Slam Mobile, LLC and their parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, consultants, advisors and advertising and promotion agencies, and their immediate family members (parent, child, spouse, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and/or those living in the same household of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to participate in or win the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited by law. All applicable federal, state and local laws apply.
HOW TO ENTER:
To enter using text messaging: During the Sweepstakes Period, send the in-venue promoted text message from your handset addressed to shortcode “XXXXX”. Once you send the text message, you will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. You will be charged for all text messages sent and received from your handset according to the terms in your individual calling plan with your cellular provider. All entries must be received no later than 30 minutes after the event published start time. All entrants using the text messaging method of entry must have a text messaging two-way capable handset and digital service in order to enter the Sweepstakes.
To enter using the Internet: You may participate for free without sending a text message during the Sweepstakes Period by visiting www.grandslammobilemarketing.com/contests and entering in your mobile number in the appropriate contest. Entries must be received by 30 minutes after the published start time. When you enter the Sweepstakes using the Internet, you must submit to us your name, your legal U.S. address (excluding U.S. Virgin Islands, Puerto Rico, and U.S. military bases outside the U.S.), and your mobile phone number using the entry form provided. Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means are void. Normal time, toll, connection and usage rates, if any, charged by your Internet service provider will apply.
Send your entry via text message or by visiting the website above. All entries become the non-returnable, sole property of the Sponsor, as defined below, and receipt of entries may not be acknowledged. There are no limits to the number of entries per person regardless of method of entry, but please be aware that text messaging fees may be applied by your cellular provider (see “Prize” below). Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, which will be disqualified.
One (1) winner will receive the Prize of: two (2) backstage passes or two (2) pit row passes, depending on event. Approximate Retail Value (AVR) varies based on the artist performing or in-venue event. AVR will range from $75.00 - $400.00.
RANDOM DRAWING: Winner will be selected through random drawing from among all eligible entries received during the entry period by Grand Slam Mobile, LLC (or at its request, Grand Slam Mobile, LLC designee) 45 minutes after the event published start time. The odds of winning shall be determined by the number of valid entries received.
Grand Slam Mobile, LLC’s decision in the selection of the winner and all matters related to the Sweepstakes will be binding. Odds of winning will depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Potential winner will be notified via a mobile phone call immediately prior to start of event, and may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Publicity (where legal) form. Noncompliance within this time period, with these Official Rules or the return of the Prize/Prize notification may result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s discretion, time permitting, an alternate potential winner may be selected by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entrants. Prize will be fulfilled at each event.
WINNER NOTIFICATION AND PRIZE FULFILLMENT:
Regardless of entry method, winner will be notified via text message to their mobile phone that they are the winner. In order to receive their prize, the winner must present their winning text message to the in-venue merchandise manager at the in-venue merchandise table. Winning text message must be received directly from the short code posted on the in-venue advertising. No forward messaging permitted. Winner must be present at the event and provide proof of age to win.
Federal, state and local taxes, including completion of Form W-9 tax, and any and all other expenses related to the acceptance or use of the Prize are the winner’s sole responsibility. Text messaging and cellular or mobile telephone service is not available in all areas.
By entering, all entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the Sweepstakes Entities' decisions. By entering entrant agrees to release, defend, hold harmless and indemnify Grand Slam Mobile, LLC and their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, contractors, directors, officers, governors, employees and agents against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described), with respect to or arising out of either (i) any damage to entrant's cellular telephone relating to or resulting from entering this Promotion; or (ii) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a prize awarded in the promotion, including but not limited to any claims for damage to property, personal injury, death or claims based on defamation, rights of privacy, rights of publicity or prize delivery. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant ineligible. Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for any printing or typographical errors in these Official Rules or any other materials associated with the Promotion. Entrants enter at their own risk and Sweepstakes Entities' are not responsible for and shall not be liable for any condition caused by events beyond their control that may cause the Promotion to be disrupted or corrupted.
The Released Parties are not responsible for technical, hardware, software, telephone or other communications malfunctions, errors or failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, damaged, lost or illegible entries, unauthorized human intervention, traffic congestion, incomplete or inaccurate capture of entry information (regardless of cause) or failed, incomplete, garbled, jumbled or delayed computer transmissions or other errors of any kind, whether human, mechanical or electronic, which may occur in the processing of the entries or distribution of the Prize in the Sweepstakes or which may limit one's ability to enter the Sweepstakes, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's handset, relating to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes, or disqualify any implicated entrants (and their entries), should it determine, in its sole discretion, that any fraud, virus, technical or other error or problem, bug, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond its control corrupt or affect the administration, security, integrity, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes. In such case, Sponsor will select the winner from all eligible entries received prior to and/or after (if appropriate) the action taken by Sponsor.
Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes. Additionally, Sponsor reserves the right to prosecute any fraudulent activities to the full extent of the law.
CAUTION: Any attempt by an entrant to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws, and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such entrant to the fullest extent permitted by law, including criminal prosecution. In the event of such a dispute or in the event a potential winner entered via the Internet and a dispute arises regarding specific individual entitled to receive the Prize, entries made by Internet will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry and any damage made to the web site will also be the responsibility of the authorized account holder. “Authorized account holder," as used in this paragraph, is defined as the person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
By participating in the Sweepstakes by text message entries all entrants will allow Grand Slam Mobile and its’ clients to communicate with them via text messaging. Participants will have the option to opt-out of these messages by texting “Stop” or Quit” to “XXXXX” By accepting prize, the winner grants to Sweepstakes Entities the right to use winner's name, likeness, image, voice, hometown, and biographical information in advertising, trade and promotion, including on the Internet or via wireless application protocol, without further notice, compensation or permission, except where prohibited by law. Entrants who do not comply with these Official Rules or attempt to interfere with this Sweepstakes in any way shall be disqualified.
ARBITRATION AND CHOICE OF LAW
Except where prohibited by law, as a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrant and Sponsor agree that (1) any and all disputes and causes of action arising out of or connected with this sweepstakes, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association and held at the AAA regional office nearest Atlanta, GA; (2) the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; and (3) judgment upon such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction. Under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental or consequential damages, or any other damages, including attorneys' fees, other than entrant's actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e., costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of contestants and Sponsor in connection with this Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the substantive laws of the State of Delaware without regard to Delaware’s choice of law rules.
WINNER’S LIST AND OFFICIAL RULES:
Official rules are at http://www.grandslammobilemarketing.com/contests. Winner list can be obtained by sending a self addressed envelope and request to Grand Slam Mobile, Attn: Contest Winner’s, 336 Harris Hill Rd., Williamsville, NY 14221
Grand Slam Mobile, LLC Suite 400, Suite 400, 2711 Centerville Rd., Wilmington, DE 19808