GMAC INSURANCE SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. Sweepstakes begins on 10/16/04 and ends on 12/31/04 (“Sweepstakes Period”).
ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the 50 United States and District of Columbia (“U.S.”) ages 18 or older. Void where prohibited. Employees of the GMAC Personal Insurance Companies, Host Communications, and their immediate families [spouses and parents, siblings and children and their spouses] and members of the same household of such employees are ineligible.
HOW TO ENTER: There are two (2) ways to enter: 1) MAIL – Submit a photograph with entry form and mail (for receipt by 12/31/04) to the address listed on the form; 2) ONLINE – Visit www.seminoles.com, upload a photograph and complete the entry form at any time prior to 11:59 pm EDT on 12/31/04. Limit one entry per person or email address regardless of entry method. In the event of a dispute, internet entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an internet access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. No mechanical reproductions of mail-in entries permitted.
PRIZES / WINNER SELECTION: One (1) Grand Prize – On or about 1/5/05, one Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all entries received. The Grand Prize winner will receive two (2) tickets to an ACC away FSU football game in 2005, two (2) nights hotel accommodations, one (1) $50 gift certificate to Bill’s Bookstore, one (1) football autographed by Bobby Bowden, and (1) catered tailgate at a home game during the 2005 Florida State University football season. Catered event offer to a maximum capacity of twenty-five (25) people. Alcohol not included. Sponsor will determine caterer, One (1) 1st Runner Up Prize – On or about 1/5/05, one First Runner-Up will be selected in a random drawing from all entries received. The 1st Runner-Up will receive: Two (2) tickets each to their choice of any five (5) 2004/2005 Florida State University Men’s Basketball home games, one (1) football autographed by Bobby Bowden, and one (1) $50 gift certificate to Bill’s Bookstore. One (1) 2nd Runner Up Prize – On or about 1/5/05, one 2nd Runner Up Prize will be selected in a random drawing from among all entries received. The 2nd Runner Up winner will receive: one (1) $25 gift certificate to Bill’s Bookstore, one (1) football autographed by Bobby Bowden, and one (1), #25 Brian Vickers Die-cast Replica race car.
All winners will be notified by e-mail and/or mail and Grand Prize winner will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability Release and (where legal), a Publicity Release and any other documents required by Sponsor within seven (7) days of issuance of notification. Winners will be responsible for all taxes (federal, state, local and/or income) and all expenses not listed related to acceptance and use of prize. Grand Prize trip must be taken on dates and at times specified by Sponsor. Travel companions of prize winner will be required to complete, sign and return a Release of Liability. No transfer or substitution of prize permitted, except by Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute prize, in whole or in part, for one of comparable or greater value due to unavailability for any reason, as solely determined by Sponsor. Random drawings, winner verification and supervision of the competition will be conducted by GMAC Insurance management personnel. The odds of being selected as a winner depends on the number of valid entries received prior to the specific drawing.
CONDITIONS: Sponsor is not responsible for error, omission, interruption or delay in operations or transmission, theft, destruction, or unauthorized access to or alterations of entries, or for technical, equipment or software malfunctions of any kind, or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site or any combination thereof. Sponsor is also not responsible for any injury or damage to computers used to access sweepstakes materials. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel the internet portion of this sweepstakes if it becomes technically corrupted or because of non-authorized human intervention. In that event, Sponsor will select winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to the cancellation and will post such notification of cancellation on www.gatorzone.com. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A CONTESTANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO PROSECUTE ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. By entering, participants agree to these official rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and judges which shall be final in all respects; (b) release GMAC, its divisions, dealers, subsidiaries, affiliates, and advertising and promotion agencies, their respective directors, officers and employees from any and all liability for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind caused by their participation or resulting from acceptance, possession, use, or misuse of the prize; and (c) acknowledge that said parties have not made any representation or warranty, expressed or implied relative, to a prize and that and the only warranty provided on the prizes is the standard written warranty statement that may be provided by the manufacturers with the prizes. Noncompliance with the official rules will result in disqualification.
Winners/Rules Requests: To obtain a list of winners or a copy of the Official Rules, send a stamped self-addressed envelope to: GMAC Insurance Giveaway Sweepstakes Requests, 817 West Peachtree Street Suite 750, Atlanta, GA 30308. Please specify “winners” or “rules” on your request. Only one request per envelope. All requests must be received by 1/31/05.
Sponsor: GMAC Insurance, 817 West Peachtree Street Suite 750, Atlanta, GA 30308