THERE IS NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR TO WIN AND ENTRY TO THE SWEEPSTAKES IS FREE
Open only to registered respondents who are legal residents of the States where the Workshops are located, 18 years of age or older who attend a FiOS Workshop. Sweepstakes is void in all other States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and U.S. military bases outside the U.S., and wherever else prohibited or restricted by law.
The Verizon "FiOS Workshops" Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes"), begins on January 1, 2013 and ends on December 31, 2013 (the "Sweepstakes Period"). The Sweepstakes consists of twelve (12) separate Entry Periods (one for each month of the year), each a separate Sweepstakes. Entries do not carry over to subsequent Entry Periods.
Open only to registered respondents who are legal residents of the States where the Workshops are located and who 18 years of age or older and who attend a FiOS Workshop during the Sweepstakes Period. Employees of Verizon ("Sponsor"), Marden-Kane, Inc., ("Administrator") and all their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, or promotion agencies involved with this program and their immediate families (spouse, parents, children and siblings and their respective spouses) and/or those living in the same household of such employees whether related or not to these individuals are not eligible to enter or win a prize. By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these Official Rules. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws & regulations. U.S. law governs this Sweepstakes. Void in all other States, Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands and U.S. military bases outside the U.S., and wherever else prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER:
1) Register online at: www.verizon.com/fiosworkshops
. Fill out the registration form for the Workshop you want to attend and include your First Name, Last Name, Address, State, Zip Code, email address, mobile telephone number "MTN" or phone number, Verizon customer number (if applicable), and age. You will also be given the opportunity to opt-in for further email notifications about upcoming promotions and FiOS availability in your area. 2) Attend the Workshop on your designated date at the Verizon location indicated in your registration. You will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes drawing and receive one (1) entry when you attend the workshop.
Limit of one (1) entry per household, per person per each Workshop attendance (for the Entry Period). Sponsor is not responsible for entries received that are unintelligible, incomplete, misdirected, received in a damaged or corrupted file, lost or late, all of which will be disqualified. Entries generated by script, macro, robotic or by any other automatic or mechanical means are void. Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any entry at any time which, in Sponsor's opinion, the entrant has not complied with these Official Rules or interferes with this Sweepstakes in any manner.
Twelve (12) Grand Prize winners (one winner from Workshop attendees from each of the twelve months) will be selected in random drawings conducted by Marden-Kane, Inc., an independent judging organization, on or about three (3) days following the end of each month from among all eligible entries received. Odds of winning a Prize depends upon the total number of eligible entries received for all Workshops for each month. Limit one Prize per household or physical mailing address. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the judges will be final and binding on all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. The winners will be notified by email address and phone.
Twelve (12) Grand Prizes: A 7 inch 16 GB Wi-Fi mobile tablet, Approximate
Retail Value ("ARV") $499 each. Allow 4 – 6 weeks for delivery of Prize.
Prize will be accepted by winner "as is". Winner is responsible for
any expenses associated with receipt and use of the prize and any taxes. Allow up to 6
weeks for delivery of Prize. Prize will be provided ‘as is' without warranty or guarantee
of any kind, either expressed or implied, including but not limited to the implied
warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose, or non-infringement.
Prizes that are lost or stolen will not be replaced. Prize is non-transferable,
non-assignable, and no substitution is allowed, except at the discretion of the Sponsor
who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal approximate retail value or
comparable use for any reason. The Prize cannot be exchanged for a cash equivalent in
whole or in part. Any depictions of the Prize noted in creative materials are for illustrative
purposes only. Actual model, details and components of the Prize to be awarded may
differ. Any expenses related to accepting and/or using Prize not listed in these rules,
are the sole responsibility of the winners. Any difference between the ARV and
actual retail value of the Prize will not be awarded. Prize Winner shall bear all
risk of loss or damage to his/her Prize after it has been delivered.
Entrants release and hold harmless the Sponsor, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, independent agents, suppliers, marketing and promotion agencies, Marden-Kane, Inc., and employees of these companies ("Releasees") from any and all liability, claims, losses, actions, damages, injuries, or losses of any kind, including but not limited to, personal injury or death, that may result from participation in the Sweepstakes, or the acceptance, possession, use, misuse, or non-use of any Prize. By entering, entrants agree that they will have no rights to bring (and covenant not to bring) any claim, action or proceeding of any kind or nature whatsoever against Releasees. By accepting Prize, winner grants permission to use his/her name, city, state, prize information, descriptions, photograph, voice, likeness, statements, and biographical information without limitation, for advertising and publicity purposes on Sponsor's website and other promotional materials, without further compensation. Releasees are not responsible for any lost, stolen, corrupted, undecipherable, misdirected or otherwise unaccounted for entries that may arise from technical errors in hardware and software programs. Sponsor has the sole right to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof for any reason whatsoever that may corrupt the administration, security or proper play of the Sweepstakes. In such cases, Prizes will be awarded from all eligible entries received prior to cancellation. All federal, state, and local laws and regulations shall apply. In the event that winner is not in compliance with the rules or is unable to be confirmed within seven (7) days of Prize notification, the Prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner will be randomly selected from all remaining qualified entries. Upon Prize forfeiture, no compensation will be given. Sponsor is not responsible for printing, typographical, human or other inadvertent errors in these Official Rules or any promotion materials. No more than the number of prizes listed in these Official Rules will be awarded. In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials, and terms and conditions stated in the Official Rules, the Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control and the discrepancy will be resolved in Sponsor's sole and absolute discretion. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, Internet service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational, institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission or communications line failure that results in entries being inaccessible for the random drawing. Proof of submission of Workshop attendance does not constitute proof of receipt to serve as the Sweepstakes entry. Please go to: www. verizon.com/fiosworkshops for Official Terms and Conditions that will apply for attending a FiOS Workshop. Potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Website, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to participant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL & CIVIL LAWS & SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Sponsor's failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that or any other provision. Sponsor's decisions will be final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes.
PRIVACY & PERSONAL INFORMATION:
LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
Sponsor shall not be liable for any losses incurred as a consequence of act of God, riot, acts of war, natural disasters or other events for which it is not responsible (e.g. strikes, lock-outs, disruption of communications, actions by foreign or national governmental authorities). As a condition of participating, respondents agree: (a) to release the Released Parties, from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to participation in the Sweepstakes; (b) under no circumstances will participants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, consequential, or any other damages; (c) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (d) any and all claims, judgments, and award shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, excluding attorneys' fees and court costs. By participating, respondents agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of State of New York without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules. By participating, respondents consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal, state and local courts located in the State of New York.
The name of each monthly Sweepstakes winner will be available online at the end of each month at: www.verizon.com/fiosworkshops
Sponsored by Verizon Communications, Inc., c/o FiOS Workshops, 140 West St., 24th Floor., New York, NY 10007.
Marden-Kane, Inc. 611 Rockland Rd., Suite 204 Lake Bluff, IL 60044.
© 2013 Marden-Kane, Inc. All rights reserved. Sweepstakes entrants are hereby authorized to copy these official rules on the condition that it will be for the entrant's personal use and not for any commercial purpose whatsoever.