American Family Insurance's Dreams Protected Tour Sweepstakes Rules
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE, PAYMENT, OR REQUESTING INFORMATION ABOUT INSURANCE PRODUCTS OR SERVICES WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID IN FLORIDA AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open to the public. Entrants must be (18) years of age or older at the time of entry.
ENTRANTS MUST BE LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FOLLOWING NINETEEN (19) STATES: WISCONSIN, ILLINOIS, INDIANA, OHIO, GEORGIA, MINNESOTA, IOWA, KANSAS, MISSOURI, NEBRASKA, COLORADO, SOUTH DAKOTA, NORTH DAKOTA, UTAH, IDAHO, NEVADA, ARIZONA, OREGON, AND WASHINGTON, OFFICIAL RULES APPLY TO THE AMERICAN FAMILY INSURANCE'S DREAMS PROTECTED TOUR ("SWEEPSTAKES").
The following are not eligible: Employees, agents, agent staff, officers, and directors (including immediate family members) of American Family Mutual Insurance Company including their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, contractors, printers, web design, and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies or individuals associated with the administration, development, fulfillment and execution of this Sweepstakes not eligible to participate. The term "immediate family member" includes spouses, grandparents, parents, siblings, children, and grandchildren and "step" of each. In addition, those living in the same households (those persons whether related or not who live in the same residence for at least three (3) months during the twelve month period preceding the start date of the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes.
SPONSORS: American Family Mutual Insurance Company and its Subsidiaries, 6000 American Parkway, Madison, WI 53783.
ADMINISTRATOR: This Sweepstakes is administered by American Family Mutual Insurance Company. The Administrator is responsible for the collection, submission and processing of entries and the overall administration and execution of the Sweepstakes. Entrants should look solely to Administrator with any problems related to the Sweepstakes. To contact the Administrator please email your questions or comments to: firstname.lastname@example.org. To help us properly identify your email please enter American Family Insurance's Dreams Protected Tour Sweepstakes in the Subject line.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD: Sweepstakes begins at 12:00:00 am Central Standard Time ("CST") on September 2, 2013 and ends at 11:59:59 pm CST on December 29, 2013 ("Sweepstakes Period").
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Sweepstakes, a person 18 years of age or older must visit www.amfam.com/tour the "Web Site") during the Sweepstakes Period, register by entering their true and correct information. Limit of one (1) entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period.
Entrants must then provide personal information, including the entrant's name, address, city/state/zip, phone, email address and acceptance of the terms and conditions to be considered a valid entry.
Submission of the above along with all of the other entry requirements must be completed via the Sweepstakes website ("Submission Materials" or "Entry") between 12:00:00 am CT September 2, 2013 and 11:59:59 pm CT December 29, 2013 ("Submission Period").
In the event of a dispute over the identity of individual registrants, registration and entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at time of registration. The authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be required to provide Sponsors with satisfactory proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the potentially winning entry.
As mentioned above, Entrants may enter the Sweepstakes only one (1) time. Any attempt to obtain more than one (1) entry, may lead to disqualification (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion). No substitutes for the official entry method may be used to enter the Sweepstakes, and Sponsor will not accept entries by U.S. Mail, email, fax, or any other way other than the methods listed above. All entries are the property of Sponsor. The Sponsor is not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Sweepstakes-related materials, or any stolen, late, misdirected, lost, damaged, delayed, incomplete, or illegible entries. If there is a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the Sponsor will determine the entrant by who established the email account.
HOW WINNERS ARE SELECTED: The Sweepstakes Prize Winners will be selected by an electronically randomized drawing from all eligible entries received to date on the day of the drawing. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.
WINNERS ANNOUNCED: On or about January 6, 2014, the Sponsor will determine the one (1) Grand Prize Winner. There will be one prize in total.
PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize of $10,000.00 will be awarded to 1 Grand Prize Winner chosen by electronic randomized drawing.
The one (1) Grand Prize, $10,000.00. Approximate retail value (the "ARV") of the Grand Prize is approximately $10,000.00. The ARV is subject to change based on current market conditions at time of Prize fulfillment. Any difference between the ARV and the actual value, if any, will not be awarded. Arrangements for the fulfillment of the Prizes will be made by Sponsor. No substitution, transfer or cash equivalent of a Prize or any portion thereof is permitted, except by Sponsor, in which case a prize of equal or greater value may be awarded.
Prize Acceptance: If the potential Grand Prize Winner is unwilling or unable to accept the prize requirements, such potential Grand Prize Winner shall be disqualified and all privileges otherwise due as a Grand Prize Winner shall be terminated and an alternative potential Grand Prize Winner may be chosen from among all of the remaining Eligible Entries received if time permits in Sponsor's sole discretion. Winner must complete a prize affidavit form.
Notification: The potential Winner will be notified by e-mail or phone and will be given instructions on how to claim the prize. The Sponsor will make a minimum of one (1) attempt over the forty-eight (48) hour period following the Winner’s selection to contact the Winner via the phone number associated with his/her winning Entry or email address provided on his/her winning Entry. If a potential Winner cannot be reached during the forty-eight (48) hour period in which he/she is emailed and/or called (no messages will be left on answering machines or voicemail systems), the potential Winner may be disqualified and, an alternate Winner may be selected from among all remaining applicable Eligible Entries received if time permits in Sponsor's sole discretion.
Winner Verification & Acceptance: The Winner must prove eligibility, including, without limitation, proof of age and residence, within three (3) days of being notified as a potential Winner. In the event of non-compliance by a potential Winner, if he/she is found to be ineligible, if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules or if his/her Prize (hereinafter defined) or Prize notification is returned as undeliverable, such potential Winner shall be disqualified and all privileges otherwise due as a Winner shall be terminated and an alternative potential Winner may be chosen from among all of the remaining Eligible Entries received if time permits in Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for any change in Entrant's mailing address, email address and/or phone number. Each potential Winner (including each friend/family member who appears in or owns any rights in the Entry materials and recording) must sign within three (3) days of receipt of such documents from Sponsors: (a) an affidavit of eligibility and release of the Sponsor and Administrator and their respective officers, directors, employees, agents, members, affiliated companies and subsidiaries, from any and all liability, loss, claims, demands, and causes of action for personal injury and/or damage, theft, loss, or any other harm suffered in connection with this Sweepstakes or the use/misuse or acceptance of any prize or any portion thereof to be eligible for a Prize; (b) except where prohibited by law, a promotional release granting the Sponsor and Administrator the right to use their name and likeness for advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation; and (c) an agreement granting Sponsor all legal, rights, title, ownership, and interest in the Entrant's submission materials.
Entry into this Sweepstakes constitutes agreement to sign such releases. Each potential Winner also must acknowledge that Sponsor has not and will not obtain or provide insurance of any kind relating to the Prize and that each potential Winner will be responsible for obtaining and paying for any property or other form of insurance relating to the Prize. Each potential Winner must also complete any additional legal documents provided by Sponsor (or third party on its behalf, if applicable) with respect to the Prize and return them as instructed within the timeframe specified by the Sponsor or the potential Winner may forfeit Prize at the Sponsor's sole discretion. The Sponsor expressly reserves the right to delay the announcement of the Winners for creative or technical reasons or for any other reason the Sponsor deems necessary.
Limit one prize per person/household: Non-cash portions of the Prize are not redeemable for cash. Entrants agree that the Sponsor has the sole right to decide all matters and disputes arising from this Sweepstakes and that all decisions of Sponsor are final and binding. Any attempt by Entrant and/or his/her family/friends to vote more than the number of times authorized using multiple names or email address and/or any other fraudulent mechanism, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, shall give Sponsor the right to disqualify Entrant in its reasonable discretion.
General Conditions: The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, local laws and regulations. Sponsor reserves the right to amend the Official Rules at any time in its sole discretion due to amendment and/or adoption of new or existing laws and/or regulations regarding the administration, operation or for any other reason in the sound discretion of the Sponsor. Please check the Official Rules posted on the Website for any changes/modifications.
All costs and expenses not specifically listed herein are solely each Winner's responsibility. Winners are solely responsible to report and pay any applicable taxes on their prize. Each Winner must supply Sponsor with his/her social security number for tax purposes. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued in the name of each Winner for the actual value of the Prize received. By participating, Entrants agree to these Official Rules which are final and binding in all respects.
LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASE: ENTRANTS UNDERSTAND AND AGREE THAT THEY SHALL HAVE NO RIGHT TO ENJOIN OR RESTRAIN THE DEVELOPMENT, PRODUCTION, ADVERTISING, PROMOTION, DISTRIBUTION OR EXPLOITATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR SPONSOR. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR, ADMINISTRATOR, OR THEIR PARENTS, AFFILIATES, SUBSIDIARIES, AND RELATED COMPANIES, OR THEIR RESPECTIVE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, EMPLOYEES, REPRESENTATIVES, AGENTS, SUCCESSORS AND ASSIGNS (COLLECTIVELY, THE "RELEASEES") BE RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES (INCLUDING, ATTORNEYS' FEES) OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE, ARISING OUT OF YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, THE ACCEPTANCE, POSSESSION, USE, MISUSE, LOSS OR MISDIRECTION OF THE PRIZE, PARTICIPATION IN ANY SWEEPSTAKES RELATED ACTIVITIES OR ACCESS TO AND USE OF ANY INTERNET SITE, AND YOU AGREE TO RELEASE, DEFEND, INDEMNIFY, DISCHARGE AND HOLD HARMLESS THE RELEASEES FROM ANY SUCH CLAIMS, ACTIONS, DEMANDS, LOSSES, LIABILITIES, DAMAGES, COSTS AND EXPENSES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION FROM ANY DAMAGE, INJURY, DEATH, LOSS OR OTHER LIABILITY EITHER AT LAW OR EQUITY WHETHER KNOWN OR UNKNOWN, ASSERTED OR NOT ASSERTED THAT MAY ARISE FROM OR IN ANY WAY RELATE TO YOUR PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE AWARDING, ACCEPTANCE, USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THE SWEEPSTAKES, THE PRIZE AND MATERIALS ARE PROVIDED "AS-IS" WITHOUT ANY WARRANTY OR REPRESENTATION OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE AND NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES, SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY. CHECK LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
DISCLAIMER: No responsibility or liability is assumed by the Sponsor or Administrator for technical problems or technical malfunction arising in connection with any of the following occurrences which may affect the operation of the Sweepstakes: hardware or software errors; faulty computer, telephone, cable, satellite, network, electronic, wireless or Internet connectivity or other online communication problems; errors or limitations of any Internet service providers, servers, hosts or providers; garbled, jumbled or faulty data transmissions; failure of any e-mail transmissions to be sent or received; lost, late, delayed or intercepted e-mail transmissions or entries; inaccessibility of the Web Site in whole or in part for any reason; traffic congestion on the Internet or the Web Site; unauthorized human or non-human intervention of the operation of the Sweepstakes, including without limitation, unauthorized tampering, hacking, theft, virus, bugs, worms; or destruction of any aspect of the Sweepstakes, or loss, miscount, misdirection, inaccessibility or unavailability of an email account used in connection with the Sweepstakes. Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for any typographical errors in the announcement of prizes or these Official Rules, or any inaccurate or incorrect data contained on the Web Site. Use of Web Site is at user's own risk. Sponsor and Administrator are not responsible for any personal injury or property damage or losses of any kind which may be sustained to user's or any other person's computer equipment resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, use of the Web Site or the download of any information from the Web Site. By participating in the Sweepstakes, Entrants agrees to release and hold Sponsor and Administrator harmless from any and all claims, damages or liabilities arising from or relating to such Entrant's participation in the Sweepstakes.
If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including, without limitation, amendment and/or adoption of new or existing laws and/or regulations regarding the administration, operation or any other aspect of the Sweepstakes in any jurisdiction, changes in the Sponsor’s on-air programming, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor which corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes. Should the Sweepstakes be terminated prior to the stated expiration date, notice will be posted on the Web Site and the Prize may be awarded to a potential Winner to be selected from among all applicable Eligible Entries received up until and or after (if applicable) the time of modification, cancellation or termination or in a manner that is fair and equitable as determined by the Sponsor. No software-generated, robotic, programmed, script, macro or other automated online or text message entries are permitted and will result in disqualification of all such entries. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to have tampered with the entry process or the operation of this Sweepstakes; to be acting in violation of these Official Rules; or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person or to have provided inaccurate information on any legal documents submitted in connection with this Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY ANY INDIVIDUAL 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, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, Entrant agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Western District of Wisconsin or the appropriate Wisconsin State Court located in Dane County, Wisconsin; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys' fees or court costs; and (3) under no circumstances will Entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and Entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and 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. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the Entrant, Administrator, and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Wisconsin without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Wisconsin or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Wisconsin.
WINNERS' LIST/RULES REQUEST: For Winner names or Official Rules, send your request with a self-addressed, stamped envelope postmarked specifying "American Family Insurance's Dreams Protected Tour Winners List" or "American Family Insurance's Dreams Protected Tour Request" to: American Family Insurance's Dreams Protected Tour, Attn: Marketing, 6000 American Pkwy, Madison WI 53783.