Ireland Boys SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR CLAIM A PRIZE. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT WILL NOT INCREASE AN ENTRANT’S CHANCES OF WINNING.
OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) U.S. STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA WHO ARE AT LEAST THIRTEEN (13) YEARS OLD AND OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. NO ONE CAN ENTER WHO IS TWELVE (12) YEARS OLD OR YOUNGER.
MANY WILL ENTER, ONLY FIVE WILL WIN. MINORS MUST HAVE PERMISSION OF PARENT/LEGAL GUARDIAN TO PARTICIPATE.
The Ireland Boys Tank experience Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Ireland Boys Productions LLC. PO Box 936, Odessa Florida, 33556.
- SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD:
The Sweepstakes begins on March 27, 2020, at 5:05pm Eastern Time (ET)12:00 and ends on April 10, 2020, at 11:59:59 PM ET (“Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official clock of the Sweepstakes.
This Sweepstakes is offered only to legal residents of the fifty (50) U.S. States and the District of Columbia who are thirteen (13) years old or older at the time of entry. No one can enter who is twelve (12) years old or younger. Anyone who is a minor in his/her state of residence (a “minor”) must have his or her parent’s or legal guardian’s permission to enter. As part of the Sweepstakes entry at the Website, a minor must provide a valid e-mail address of their parent or legal guardian, as further described in Section 3. The parent/legal guardian will be contacted first if the minor is chosen as a winner of the Sweepstakes, and the parent/legal guardian must agree to the Official Rules before the prize is awarded to a minor. Failure to provide a valid parent/legal guardian e-mail address will result in the minor entrant’s entry being declared void and the minor entrant will not be eligible to win a prize. Employees of Sponsor and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries and affiliates, distributors, and companies involved in the implementation and execution of the Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes Entities”) and each of their respective immediate family members (i.e., spouse, parent, child, sibling and the “steps” of each) and persons living in the same household of each are not eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes. Void where prohibited or restricted by law. By participating in this Sweepstakes, an individual who meets the eligibility requirements (and, if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian), and enters the Sweepstakes, agrees to be bound by these official rules (“Official Rules”) and that the decisions of Sponsor and/or Administrator shall be final and binding in all matters pertaining to the Sweepstakes.
- HOW TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES:
During the Sweepstakes Period, an eligible entrant may enter by one (1) of the following two (2) methods:
- Ireland Boys World of Tanks: An entrant may visit https://www.IBPmerch.com/Tanks (“Website”) complete each qualifying step, and submit his/her registration information, including, but not limited to, first name (no initials), valid e-mail address, date of birth, and confirmation that he/she has read and agrees to be bound to the Official Rules. If the entrant is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, Sponsor requires that the minor must obtain the consent of their parent or legal guardian and provide a valid e-mail address of their parent or legal guardian for verification. In the event that the minor is selected as a winner, the Sponsor will contact the parent or legal guardian first via the e-mail provided to verify consent and request the parent or legal guardian to affirmatively consent to the Official Rules. If the parent/legal guardian does not provide his/her permission, as directed in the e-mail, is unreachable, or otherwise unresponsive, the minor entrant will not receive an entry into the Sweepstakes and will not be eligible to win.
- Mail-In: To receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes without visiting the Website and completing the form, an entrant may hand-write his/her complete name (no initials), valid e-mail address street address (P.O. Boxes not accepted), city, state, ZIP code, telephone number, and date of birth (MM/DD/YYYY) (Note: if entrant is a minor in his/her jurisdiction of residence, he/she must also include his/her parent or legal guardian’s name and the parent/legal guardian must also sign the entry granting his/her permission for the minor to enter the Sweepstakes) on a 3½”x5” card (“Mail-In Entry”) and mail it with sufficient postage to: IBP Merch / Tanks, P.O. Box 936, Odessa Florida 33556. Mail-In Entries must be postmarked no later than April 10, 2020, and received on or before April 20, 2020, in order to be eligible. If the entrant is a minor and the parent/legal guardian has not signed the Mail-In Entry, the Mail-In Entry will be void.
Mail-In Entries must be legibly hand-written. Mechanical reproductions, postage-due, Mail-In Entries mailed in an envelope or sent in excess of the entry limits set forth below will not be accepted. Mail-In Entries received without a verifiable and legible return address will be deemed incomplete and not valid entries.
Entry Limit: Regardless of method of entry, the limit is up to one (1) entry per person during the entire Sweepstakes Period.
NOTE: If an entrant participates in the Sweepstakes using his or her mobile device, message and data rates may apply. Entrants should consult their wireless providers’ pricing plans.
- RANDOM DRAWINGS:
On or about April 26, 2020, the Administrator will randomly select the potential winner from among all eligible entries received during the applicable Entry Period. The winner is deemed to be a potential winner pending verification of his/her eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules as determined by Sponsor, at Sponsor’s sole discretion.
- PRIZES, ODDS OF WINNING, AND APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE (“ARV”):
- The winner will receive “The Sherman Package” at Drive Tanks, Uvalde Texas. Drive and Shoot a real WWII tank and fire 40 rounds of its M2 .50 BMG Machinegun Details here https://www.drivetanks.com/the-sherman-package/ Once winner’s eligibility is verified, he/she will contacted by the sponsor. The winner is responsible for transportation to and from Drive Tanks, 1946 Private Road 2485, Uvalde, TX 78801 The ARV of the prize is up to $2,999.00.
- Odds of Winning: The odds of winning a prize depend upon the total number of eligible entries received during the applicable Entry Period.
- Total ARV: $2,999.00
- Prize Conditions: Arrangements to attend the the Drive Tanks experience must be initiated within twelve (12) months of winner receipt of Drive Tanks Voucher, or winner forfeits the prize. The experience is considered initiated when the confirms reservations with Drive Tanks.
In no event will more prizes than are stated in these Official Rules be awarded. If, for any reason, more prize notifications are sent (or more claims are received), Sponsor reserves the right to award the intended number of prizes in a random drawing from among all prize claims received. Limit of one (1) prize per person for the entire Sweepstakes. No prize substitution or exchange will be allowed, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value in case of unavailability of the prize or force majeure. All other costs and expenses not expressly set forth herein shall be solely the winner’s responsibility.
- HOW TO CLAIM A PRIZE:
The potential winner is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Within two (2) business days from the Random Drawing, the potential winner will be notified by Administrator via e-mail and will be required to sign (and if a minor, his/her parent or legal guardian will be required to sign) and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability/Publicity Release (except where prohibited) within five (5) calendar days from the date it is sent, or his/her prize may be forfeited in its entirety and awarded to an alternate winner, at the Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. If a notification e-mail or prize is retuned as undeliverable, a winner fails to return the completed paperwork within five (5) calendar days, if a winner is found to be ineligible or not in compliance with these Official Rules, or declines to accept a prize, such prize may be forfeited, and in the Sponsor’s sole discretion, the forfeited prize may be awarded to an alternate potential winner, selected in a random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries received for that Entry Period, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Upon verification of eligibility, Sponsor will contact the winner to arrange for prize fulfillment per process outlined in section 4A. Prizes are not transferable. THE WINNER MAY BE ISSUED A FORM 1099-MISC FOR TAX PURPOSES IN THE AMOUNT OF THE ACTUAL RETAIL VALUE OF THE PRIZE AND MUST SUBMIT HIS OR HER SOCIAL SECURITY NUMBER, AS REQUIRED BY LAW. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL TAXES IMPOSED ON THE ACCEPTANCE OF THE PRIZE ARE SOLELY THE RESPONSIBILITY OF EACH WINNER. Each prize will only be provided to a verified winner.
- LIMITATION OF LIABILITY:
By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree the Sweepstakes Entities and their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, consultants, contractors, legal counsel, advertising, public relations, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, website providers, Web masters and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives, designees and agents (“Released Parties”) are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, stolen, misdirected, postage due, or undeliverable email notifications or postal mail; or for any computer, telephone, satellite, cable, network, electronic or Internet hardware or software malfunctions, failures, connections or availability; or garbled, corrupt or jumbled transmissions, service provider/Internet/Website/UseNet accessibility, availability or traffic congestion; or any technical, mechanical, printing, or typographical or other error; or unauthorized human intervention; or inaccurate capture of registration information; or the failure to capture, or loss of, any such information. The Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by any Website users, tampering, hacking or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes and assume no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, technical error, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to the Website or any Sweepstakes-related website(s). Released Parties are not responsible for any injury or damage, whether personal or property, to participants or to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting the prize. Released Parties shall not be responsible or liable for entries entered by any automated computer, program, mechanism or device; for any entries in excess of the stated limit; or for entries that are late, forged, lost, misplaced, misdirected, tampered with, incomplete, deleted, damaged, garbled or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules, and all such entries will, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, be disqualified.
If, for any reason, an entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost or otherwise destroyed, corrupted or for any other reason not accepted as an entry in the Sweepstakes, entrant’s sole remedy is to enter the Sweepstakes again to receive another entry. If for any reason, Sponsor believes the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and/or proceed with the Sweepstakes, including the selection of the winner in a manner it deems fair and reasonable. This Sweepstakes is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
By entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees: (i) to be bound by these Official Rules and by all applicable laws and by the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be binding and final; (ii) to waive any rights to claim ambiguity with respect to these Official Rules; (iii) to waive all of his or her rights to bring any claim, action or proceeding against any of the Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes; and (iv) to forever and irrevocably agree to release, defend, indemnify and hold harmless each of the Released Parties from any and all claims, lawsuits, judgments, causes of action, proceedings, demands, fines, penalties, liability, costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable outside attorneys’ fees) that may arise in connection with: (a) the Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, any Sweepstakes-related activity or element thereof, and the entrant’s entries, participation or inability to participate in the Sweepstakes; (b) the violation of any third-party privacy, personal, publicity or proprietary rights; (c) typographical or printing errors in these Official Rules or any Sweepstakes materials; (d) acceptance, receipt, delivery of, possession, defects in, use, nonuse, misuse, inability to use, loss, damage, destruction, negligence or willful misconduct in connection with the use of the prize (or any component thereof); (e) change in the prizing (or any components thereof) due to unavailability or due to reasons beyond Sponsor’s control, including, but not limited to, acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not such action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, threatened or actual terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, 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 other cause beyond any of the Released Parties’ control, or as otherwise permitted in these Official Rules; (f) any interruptions in or postponement, cancellation or modification of the Sweepstakes; (g) human error; (h) incorrect or inaccurate transcription, receipt or transmission entry (including, without limitation, registration information or any parts thereof); (i) any technical malfunctions or unavailability of the Website or any telephone network, computer system, computer online system, mobile device, computer timing and/or dating mechanism, computer equipment, software, or Internet service provider, or mail service utilized by any of the Released Parties or by an entrant; and (j) interruption or inability to access the Sweepstakes, the Website or any other Sweepstakes-related websites or any online service via the Internet due to hardware or software compatibility problems.
Without limiting the foregoing, everything regarding this Sweepstakes, including the Website and prize components, are provided “as is” without warranty of any kind, either express or implied, including, but not limited to, the implied warranties of merchantability, fitness for a particular purpose or non-infringement. Some jurisdictions may not allow the limitations or exclusions of liability for incidental or consequential damages or exclusions of implied warranties, therefore some of the above limitations or exclusions may not apply. Check local laws for any restrictions or limitations regarding these limitations or exclusions.
This Sweepstakes is governed by, and will be construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Florida, and the forum and venue for any dispute shall be in the appropriate Florida State Court. If the controversy or claim is not otherwise resolved through direct discussions or mediation, it shall then be resolved by final and binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association in accordance with its arbitration rules and procedures or subsequent versions thereof (“AAA Rules”). The AAA Rules for selection of an arbitrator shall be followed, except that the arbitrator shall be experienced and licensed to practice law in Florida. The remedy for any claim shall be limited to actual damages, and in no event shall any party be entitled to recover punitive, exemplary, consequential or incidental damages or have damages multiplied or otherwise increased, including attorneys’ fees or other such related costs of bringing a claim, or to rescind this agreement or seek injunctive or any other equitable relief. Entrants agree that the rights and obligations of any entrant and/or Sweepstakes Entities and/or any other party shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. Any demand for arbitration must be filed within one (1) year of the time the cause of action occurred, or the cause of action shall be forever barred.
- PUBLICITY RIGHTS:
By participating in the Sweepstakes and/or accepting a prize, each entrant agrees to allow Sponsor and/or its designee the perpetual right to use his or her name, biographical information, photos and/or likeness, and statements for promotion, trade, commercial, advertising and publicity purposes, at any time or times, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, including live television, worldwide, including but not limited to on the World Wide Web and Internet, without notice, review or approval and without additional compensation except where prohibited by law.
Any attempted form of participation in this Sweepstakes other than as described herein is void. If it is discovered or suspected at Sponsor’s sole discretion that an entrant has registered or attempted to register more than once using multiple e-mail addresses, multiple identities, proxy servers or like methods, all of that entrant’s Entries will be declared null and void, and that entrant may be ineligible to win the prize. Also, if it is discovered that any entrant attempts to receive additional entries in excess of the stated limitation, that entrant will, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, be disqualified from the Sweepstakes. In the event of a dispute as to the identity of a winner, the winning entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the email address account used to submit such entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor and Administrator reserve the right to disqualify any individual found, in its sole opinion, to be tampering with the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike manner or with the intent to disrupt the normal operation of a Sweepstakes. Any use of robotic, automatic, macro, programmed, third-party or like methods to participate in the Sweepstakes may void any attempted participation effected by such methods and the disqualification of the individual utilizing the same. CAUTION AND WARNING: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE THE SWEEPSTAKES OR TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, 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. In the event of any conflict with any Sweepstakes details contained in these Official Rules, and Sweepstakes details contained in any Sweepstakes promotional materials (including, but not limited to, point of sale, television and print advertising, promotional packaging and other promotional media), the details of the Sweepstakes as set forth in these Official Rules shall prevail.
- WINNER LIST:
To obtain a listing of the name of the winner, interested individuals should mail a self-addressed, stamped business-sized envelope in an envelope to: Ireland Boys Merch Sweepstakes – Winner List Request, P.O. Box 936, Odessa, Fl 3556. Winner list requests must be received by May 1, 2020.
Sponsored by Ireland Boys Productions LLC, PO Box 936 Odessa, FL
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