Piercing Pagoda's "the perfect gift" Sweepstakes Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. YOU HAVE NOT YET WON. The Piercing Pagoda's "the perfect gift" Sweepstakes Official Rules (the "Sweepstakes") begins at 12:01 a.m. ET on 10/1/12 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on 10/31/2012 (the "Entry Period").
ELIGIBILITY: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the U.S. who are 18 years of age or older, at time of entry. Minors are ineligible to enter or win. Void in Alaska, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico & Rhode Island and where prohibited by law.
Sweepstakes is subject to federal, state and local laws and regulations. Sponsor, any of its subsidiaries, its affiliates, parent companies, and their respective agencies, vendors, the judging organization, and any other party associated with the development or administration of this Promotion, and immediate families of each, and persons residing in the same household of such, are not eligible to enter or win. All federal, state and local taxes on any and all prizes are the sole responsibility of the winners. Winner will be sent an IRS Federal 1099-MISC tax form for the retail value of any prize at or above $600. Limit one prize per household or family.
FORM OF ENTRY: Visit www.pagoda.com and completely fill out the information required on the Online Entry Form using links provided.
Limit: one entry per person or email address. Entries cannot be acknowledged and become the sole property of the sponsor upon receipt. Online entries must be received by 11:59 PM ET on 10/31/12 in order to be eligible. Online entries made with multiple e-mail addresses, under multiple identities or through the use of any agent or other device to enter multiple times will be deemed invalid. Information collected from entrant is used only for the purpose of the prize drawing, and to notify winners and in the event that entrants opt in to receive promotional materials and/or newsletters of Piercing Pagoda, and will be accessible only to those employees of Piercing Pagoda directly involved in the sweepstakes and in sending promotional/advertising materials and will not be disclosed to other persons and will not be sold or shared in any manner by Zale Delaware, Inc. (the "Sponsor"), or any third parties. For a complete copy of the rules, go to www.pagoda.com or send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Attn: "Piercing Pagoda Summer Squared Sweepstakes" Winners List, ZLC Direct, Mail Station 7A-3, 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038-1003 (VT residents may omit return postage). Requests must be received by 11/15/12.
* Grand Prize- 1 (one) $1000 Piercing Pagoda Gift Card.
* Additional Prizes - 5 (five) $50 Piercing Pagoda gift cards.
A random drawing will be held on or around 11/7/12 from among all eligible entries received. The Sponsor's decision is final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. The winner will be notified by email according to the contact information provided in the winner's entry form within three (3) business days of the drawing. If the winner cannot be contacted within three (3) business days, that winner, at the sole discretion of Sponsor, may be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected by a random drawing. Winner will be required to provide proof of age and execute and return an affidavit of eligibility and a liability/publicity release within 14 days of notification mailed or prize will be forfeited. Should a winner make any false statement(s) in any document referenced above, the winner will be required to promptly return to Sponsor his/her prize. If the winner fails to execute and return the affidavit of eligibility, an alternate will be selected. If any prize is returned as undeliverable, Sponsor shall have the right, but not the obligation, to select an alternate winner. Entrants also consent to the use of his/her name/likeness for publicity purposes without further compensation, except where prohibited by law. No substitution, transfer, or assignment of prize is allowed. Odds of winning any prize are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received. All other costs not specifically stated herein are the responsibility of the winners. Prize is non-transferable and no substitutions are permitted, except by Sponsor who reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if advertised prize is unavailable. By accepting a prize, winner consents to use of his/her name and/or likeness for advertising and promotional purposes, except where prohibited. In the event of a dispute, all entries will be deemed to have been submitted by the owner of the email account from which they were sent. For these purposes, an account holder shall mean the natural person assigned to such account by the Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning account addresses for the domain associated with such account. Any questions regarding the number of entries submitted or the owner of an account shall be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
CONDITIONS OF ENTRY: By entering, entrants acknowledge compliance with these official rules, including all eligibility requirements and Sponsor decisions, which are final. Use of any automated entry software is prohibited. Entrants hereby release Sponsor and its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, divisions, advertising and promotion agencies, and all of their respective employees, directors, officers, shareholders, agents, successors and assigns (collectively "Releasees"), from any claims, losses, actions, or damages, whether actual, incidental or consequential of whatever nature arising out of or relating to entrant's participation in this Sweepstakes or use or misuse of any prize. Releasees and any telephone network or service providers are not responsible for late, lost, stolen, illegible, incomplete, misdirected mail, incorrect or inaccurate transcription of entry information, human, printing or other errors, technical malfunctions, lost/delayed data transmission, omission, interruption, deletion, line failures of any telephone network, computer equipment or software, inability to access any web site or online service, or any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in this Sweepstakes, or any other technical or other error or malfunction. Entry materials that have been tampered with or altered are void. If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries per these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in Sponsor's sole opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any individual implicated in such action, and/or to cancel, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a random drawing to award the prize(s) from among all eligible, non-suspect, entries received for the drawing prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT 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 OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON(S) RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. All disputes, claims and causes of action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, the meaning or interpretation of the Rules or the prize awarded shall be resolved by applying the laws of Texas, without regard to conflict of laws provisions therein, and shall be solely and exclusively brought in the state or federal courts located within that state.
NOTIFICATION OF WINNER: For the name of the winners, available after 11/15/12, send a self-addressed stamped envelope for receipt by 11/30/12 to: Piercing Pagoda's "the perfect gift" Sweepstakes Winners List, ZLC Direct, Mail Station 7A-3, 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038-1003.
SPONSOR: The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Zale Delaware, Inc., 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX, 75038.
OPT OUT: If you do not wish to receive future sweepstakes and contest mailings from Piercing Pagoda, please write to: Piercing Pagoda Customer Service, 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving, TX 75038-1003.
DISCLAIMER OF WARRANTIES: SPONSOR MAKES NO WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN, CONCERNING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ANY IMPLIED WARRANTIES THAT MAY BE IMPOSED BY APPLICABLE LAW ARE LIMITED IN ALL RESPECTS TO THE DURATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES. IN NO EVENT WILL SPONSOR PARTIES OR ANYONE ELSE INVOLVED IN THE CREATION OR OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES BE LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES WHATSOEVER, INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION, DIRECT OR INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES. Some states do not allow limitations on how long an implied warranty lasts, so the above limitation may not apply to you. Some states do not allow the exclusion or limitation of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation or exclusion may not apply to you. You may also have other rights that may vary from state to state.
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You have not yet won. There is no purchase necessary to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. Prize: * Grand Prize- 1 (one) $1000 Piercing Pagoda Gift Card. * Additional Prizes - 5 (five) $50 Piercing Pagoda gift cards.Odds of winning are dependent upon the number of eligible entries received. Sponsor: Zale Delaware, Inc., 901 W. Walnut Hill Lane, Irving TX 75038.