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The Zales #LetLoveShine Sweepstakes ("Sweepstakes") is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older, or the age of majority in their state of residence, whichever is older, at the time of entry. Employees, officers, directors, agents and representatives of ESPN Internet Ventures ("Sponsor"), teamDigital Promotions, Inc. ("Administrator"), Zale Corporation ("Presenter") and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising/promotion/fulfillment agencies, anyone else connected with the production and distribution of this Sweepstakes (hereafter "Released Parties") and their immediate families (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same household, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law. This Promotion is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Twitter. By entering, you understand that you are providing your information to the Sponsor and not Twitter. The information you provide as detailed below will only be used for Promotion purposes.
Consumers will be eligible to participate between 6:00 AM Eastern Time ("ET") on 2/9/15 and 12:00 PM ET on 2/14/15 (the "Promotion Period"). During the Promotion Period, consumers will be invited to share their memorable love story via their Twitter account, with the hashtag #LetLoveShineSweeps (the "Twitter Hashtag") to receive one (1) entry (hereafter, each, an "Entry"). Entries without the associated hashtag will be void. Any tweet featuring a memorable love story on Twitter tagged with the Twitter Hashtag will be eligible for entry in this Sweepstakes. Entrant must have a Twitter account set to public and must be a follower of @ESPNPromotions for at least thirty (30) days after February 14, 2015, for winner notification purposes to be eligible to win/claim a prize. Use of the Twitter Hashtag constitutes the unconditional acceptance of these Official Rules.
Limit one (1) Entry per person and per Twitter Handle. Entrants attempting to use multiple Twitter Handles and/or accounts, email addresses or identities may be disqualified, at Sponsor's sole discretion. Additional entries from any person, email address or Twitter Handle in excess of the stated limitation will be void. Incomplete and inaccurate entries are void. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an entrant based on the Twitter Handle submitted, Entry will be awarded to the authorized account holder of the Twitter account from which said Entry was submitted provided such individual is eligible according to these Official Rules. Proof (to Sponsor's satisfaction) of being the authorized account holder may be required by Sponsor.
By submitting an entry, Entrant hereby grants permission for the entry, including the Entrant's Twitter handle, to be posted on the Sponsor's website or other website for public view. Entries may not contain any offensive or vulgar language nor depict any pornographic or illegal act. Any entries containing such language or any other inappropriate content, as determined by Sponsor in its sole and absolute discretion, will be considered ineligible and will not be part of the Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, incomplete, late, damaged, inaccurate, incomplete, misdirected, delayed, stolen, garbled or undelivered entries, tweets or transmissions; failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines or telephone systems; any error, omission, interruption, defect or delay in any transmission, processing or communication; interrupted or unavailable network, cable, satellite, Internet Service Provider (ISP), wireless, server or other connections including those through and/or by www.Twitter.com; miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or technical failures; lost, non-delivered, misdirected, blocked, or delayed email notifications; garbled, misrouted or scrambled transmissions; printing, typographical or other errors appearing within these Official Rules, in any Sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials; or other errors or problems of any kind whether mechanical, human, telephone, electronic, mail or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or problems which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, tweets and/or the announcement of the prize. The use of script, macro, automated entry, mechanical or similar devices or other any other devices that subvert the entry process to participate is prohibited and all entries through such devices are void. By entering this Sweepstakes, each entrant gives their express permission to be contacted by the Sponsor and/or Administrator by email, telephone, overnight delivery and/or mail for Sweepstakes purposes only.
One (1) Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing conducted on or about 2/14/15 from among all eligible entries received by Administrator, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning the Grand Prize will depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period. The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by Direct Message ("DM") on Twitter from the Twitter account @ESPNPromotions with further instructions on how to claim the Grand Prize, including how to provide the Administrator with his or her email address and/or telephone number. The potential Grand Prize winner must respond to the DM and/or email within thirty (30) minutes from the time of initial notification or the Grand Prize may be forfeited and awarded to an alternate Grand Prize winner.
A $2,500 Zales gift card. Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $2,500. Terms, restrictions and conditions on gift card may apply, as designated by issuer. Sponsor is not responsible for any purchases of items that exceed value of gift card. Released Parties are not responsible for lost or damaged gift card and gift card will not be replaced.
Winner is responsible for income, federal, state and local taxes, as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of prize not specified as covered as part of prize herein. No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of a prize (or portion of prize) except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability and then for a prize (or applicable portion of prize) of equal or greater value as determined by Sponsor. The Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within one (1) business day of issuance of notification. Non-compliance with the foregoing may result in disqualification and awarding of prize to an alternate winner. If any prize notification letter or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Designation of Grand Prize winner is subject to verification of the Affidavit/Release. By participating, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1) Released Parties and their designees may use (unless prohibited by law) their name, voice, city/state of residence, Twitter Handle, photograph and/or likeness for advertising and/or trade and/or for any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification; and 2) Released Parties and their designees and assigns shall have no liability and will be held harmless for any liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury, death or damage to personal or real property, to entrant or any other person or entity due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize or participation in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to modify, suspend or terminate this Sweepstakes (or any portion thereof) should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes, including but not limited to war or armed conflict (whether or not officially declared), labor controversy or threat thereof and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this Sweepstakes and, in the event of termination or suspension, at its discretion, select the winner from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event requiring such termination or suspension.
Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any and all records of the Grand Prize winner, including without limitation, civil and criminal court records and police reports. To the extent necessary under law, Grand Prize winner shall authorize this background check. Sponsor may also take all steps necessary to corroborate any information provided to Sponsor by Grand Prize winner in his/her interview. In that regard, Grand Prize winner will be obligated to provide necessary contacts and information so that Sponsor may conduct such investigation. Sponsor reserves the right (at its sole discretion) to disqualify the Grand Prize winner from any prize element, based on the background check.
It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify Sponsor if his or her e-mail address changes. To do so, click on the help link at the bottom of any ESPN.com page, then click on the Change Personal Information link and follow the instructions.
Except where prohibited, each entrant agrees that: (i) all issues and questions concerning these Official Rules shall be governed by New York law without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction; (ii) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be (A) resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (B) filed only in the state or federal courts situated in New York County, New York State, i.e., Manhattan, and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such disputes, claims or causes of action; (iii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event attorneys' fees; and (iv) under no circumstances will any entrant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, special, consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
For the name of the winner, visit winners.teamdigital.com/LetLoveShine no later than March 31, 2015.
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