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Terms and Conditions
Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 am CST on 3/1/2018 and ends at 11:59pm CST on 3/31/2018 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Only one Entry per person allowed. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. Open to legal residents of the United States who have reached the age of eighteen (18), and are existing brokerage customers of tastyworks who have a funded account with at least a $2000 USD balance prior to end of the Sweepstakes Period. Prize consists of free trade commissions for five (5) years, up to $5000 USD. Odds of winning depend on the number of entries received; Winner will be chosen by random drawing. ARV of Prize is $5000 USD. Winner is responsible for all taxes associated with the prize. Sweepstakes not open to Sponsor employees. Subject to full Official Rules listed below.
Sponsor: tastyworks, Inc.
Skin In The Game Sweepstakes Official Rules
BY ENTERING THE SWEEPSTAKES, YOU AGREE TO THESE OFFICIAL RULES, WHICH ARE A CONTRACT.
- SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD
The Skin In The Game Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 12:00 am CST on 3/1/2018 and ends at 11:59pm EST on 3/31/2018 (the “Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official clock for the Sweepstakes.
Sweepstakes only open to residents of the 50 U.S. States or D.C., who have reached the age of eighteen (18), and are existing brokerage customers of tastyworks who have a funded account with at least a $2000 USD balance prior to end of the Sweepstakes Period. Employees of Sponsor and its affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, fulfillment and advertising and promotion agencies (“Sweepstakes Entities”), their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside), and those living in the same household of each such individual, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win.
- HOW TO ENTER
METHOD OF ENTRY: There is one method of Entry for this Sweepstakes. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW. For eligible existing brokerage customers of tastyworks who have a funded account with at least a $2000 USD balance prior to end of Sweepstakes Period, you will automatically receive one entry into this Sweepstakes (“Entrant”).
LIMITS: There is a limit of one (1) Entry per Entrant for the entire Sweepstakes Period. If Entrant has multiple accounts, Entrant will only be entered once into Sweepstakes.
Sponsor has the sole discretion to determine whether an Entry is eligible. Automated, script, macro or robotic Entries submitted by individuals or organizations will be disqualified. Any Entry not in compliance with the Skin In The Game Sweepstakes requirements will be disqualified. By entering, you agree to waive any rights you may have to the Entry submitted.
- PRIZES, PRIZE DRAWING, AND ODDS OF WINNING
PRIZE DRAWING: Sponsor will conduct one (1) random prize drawing from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. The drawing will be conducted within 1 business day of the end of the Sweepstakes Period. Odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Non-winning entries will not carry forward to or be included in any subsequent sweepstakes or prize drawings of Sponsor.
PRIZE DETAILS: Total of one (1) prize. Winner’s account will be flagged as an account that does not get charged commissions for five (5) years, up to $5000 USD (“Prize”). The maximum approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Prize is U.S. $5000. A Winner with multiple accounts will be able to choose which account it wishes to receive free commissions on for five years, up to $5000 USD. Winner cannot spread Prize out over multiple accounts. Sponsor will notify a Potential Winner by sending a message to the Potential Winner via email address and/or by a phone call associated to Entrant’s brokerage account. Sponsor will attempt to contact the potential Winner via email and/or phone within fourteen (14) days from the time Winner was announced. If Sponsor is unable to reach the potential Winner within this time frame, they will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be determined. The Winner is solely responsible for any taxes on the prize. Only one prize will be awarded per Winner. Exchange, clearing and regulatory fees still apply.
PRIZE AWARDING: All Prizes will be awarded, provided more than enough entries have been received. Sponsor will not replace any lost or stolen prize. No transfers, cash awards, or prize substitutions are permitted, except by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. Prize awarded is subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules. Prize winner may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility, liability release, and where legal, a publicity release (collectively, the “Affidavit”), and return the same, properly executed, within seven (7) days of issuance of notification. If a prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable; or if a Potential Winner cannot be contacted after a reasonable number of attempts, is ineligible according to these Official Rules, fails to provide the required information and/or return the required documents within the specified time period, decides to decline his/her prize for any reason whatsoever, or otherwise fails to fully comply with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit his/her prize and the prize may be awarded to an alternate winner from among all remaining eligible entries received, in the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Upon disqualification, no compensation will be given. Once the Affidavit is received within the specified time period, is verified, and receives final approval by Sweepstakes Entities, then and only then will a Potential Winner become an actual Winner. Prize will be awarded in the name of the Winner. Decisions of the Sponsor are final in all respects of the Sweepstakes.
PRIZES WILL BE ACCEPTED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ANY IMPLIED WARRANTY OF MERCHANTABILITY OR FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE). SWEEPSTAKES ENTITIES HAVE NEITHER MADE NOR ARE IN ANY MANNER RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY WARRANTY, REPRESENTATION, OR GUARANTEE, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, IN FACT OR IN LAW, RELATIVE TO A PRIZE. WINNER WILL NOT BE OBLIGATED TO PURCHASE ANY OTHER SPONSOR PRODUCTS OR SERVICES. ENTRANTS HEREBY RELEASE AND DISCHARGE SPONSOR AND ITS ASSIGNS AND LICENSEES FROM ANY AND ALL CLAIMS AND DEMANDS ARISING OUT OF OR IN CONNECTION WITH THIS SWEEPSTAKES, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, ANY CLAIMS FOR DEFAMATION, INVASION OF PRIVACY OR RIGHT OF PUBLICITY. NEITHER TASTYWORKS, INC., BARNES & THORNBURG LLP, NOR THEIR AGENTS, EMPLOYEES, SUBSIDIARIES, OR AFFILIATED COMPANIES, AS WELL AS THEIR ADVERTISING AND CONTEST AGENCIES, SHALL HAVE ANY LIABILITY FOR ANY INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, LOSS OF OPPORTUNITY OR GOODWILL. IN ALL EVENTS, THE SOLE MAXIMUM LIABILITY OF SPONSOR, PRIZE PROVIDERS, AND THEIR RESPECTIVE AFFILIATES SHALL BE LIMITED TO THE APPROX. RETAIL VALUE OF THE PRIZES SET FORTH HEREIN. EXCEPT WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW, BY PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES.
- CONDITIONS OF ENTRY
Sweepstakes Entities are not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, or for any human or printing error in these rules or any promotional materials, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment, software, or any other error or malfunction, or any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes, or for late, lost, stolen, illegible or misdirected entries. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If, in the Sponsor’s opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of this Sweepstakes, or if any difficulties compromise the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right to void any entries at issue and/or to suspend, modify, cancel, or terminate the Sweepstakes, in whole or in part, at any time without notice and award the prizes in a random drawing from among all non-suspect eligible entries received as of the termination date. In case of a dispute as to the owner of an Entry, Entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized brokerage account holder. In the event of time of war, national emergency, accident, dangerous weather conditions, fire, riot, strikes, lock-outs, industrial disputes, acts of terrorism, or other matters beyond the Sponsor's reasonable control, Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to terminate the Sweepstakes. Notice of such action will be posted online at a Caution: Any attempt by a participant or any other individual to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and/or other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.
This Sweepstakes is conducted in English. Except where prohibited, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Sponsor in connection with this promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Illinois, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than in the State of Illinois.
YOU AGREE THAT ANY AND ALL DISPUTES, CLAIMS, AND CAUSES OF ACTION ARISING OUT OF OR CONNECTED WITH THE Skin In The Game Sweepstakes, OR AWARDING OF THE PRIZES, SHALL BE RESOLVED INDIVIDUALLY, WITHOUT RESORT TO ANY FORM OF CLASS ACTION. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE LIMITATION MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU.
- GOVERNING LAW
By entering, Entrants agree that all issues regarding these Terms and Conditions, their validity and their enforcement, as well as the rights and obligations of the Sponsor and Entrants, shall be construed and governed by the federal law of the United States and the state law of the state of Illinois (except where prohibited by law). All suits or claims brought in connection with and/or arising out of this Sweepstakes must be brought in a state or federal court in Illinois, and you agree to submit to the jurisdiction of Illinois courts and waive the doctrines of forum non conveniens, any conflicts of laws and lack of in personal jurisdiction.
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