Show Us Your Colors Sweepstakes

Official Rules

 

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

 

1. Eligibility: Show Us Your Colors Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old as of the last day of the month prior to the date of entry.  Employees of the NFL Entities (as defined below), The Procter & Gamble Distributing, LLC, DeVries Public Relations, Ltd, Saatchi & Saatchi North America, Inc., Thismoment, Inc., ("ThisMoment") ePrize, Inc., and their parent and affiliate companies as well as the immediate family (spouse, parents, siblings and children) and household members of each such employee are not eligible.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void where prohibited.  Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Winning the prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.

 

2. Sponsor: The Procter & Gamble Distributing LLC, 1 Procter & Gamble Plaza, Cincinnati, OH 45202. Administrator: ePrize, Inc., One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069.

 

3. Timing: The Sweepstakes begins on October 8, 2012 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time ("ET") and ends on November 30, 2012 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the "Promotion Period").  ThisMoment’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes.

 

4. How to Enter: During the Promotion Period, visit the Tide Facebook Page (www.facebook.com/Tide) and click on the "Show Us Your Color Sweepstakes" tab.  If you do not already "like" the Tide page, you must first click on the "like" button in order to access the tab. You can also enter through the Tide Website at www.Tide.com/ShowUsYourColors (starting on October 9, 2012). Once you enter the Sweepstakes tab or the Tide Website, follow the directions to select your favorite National Football League ("NFL") team and then upload one (1) photo that displays your team spirit for the selected NFL team. You will be required to authorize the Tide application if entering through Facebook.  Next, follow the links and instructions to complete and submit the registration form including a title and description of your photo and a valid email address.

 

Your photo, title and description will be referred to as your submission ("Submission"). You automatically will receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes once you upload an eligible Submission and complete the registration form. By uploading your Submission, you agree that your Submission conforms to the Photo Guidelines and Content Restrictions as defined below (collectively, the "Guidelines and Restrictions") and that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may remove your Submission and disqualify you from the Sweepstakes if it believes that your Submission fails to conform to the Guidelines and Restrictions.  

 

Photo Guidelines:

·       The Submission must be in .jpg, .jpeg, or .png format;

·       The Submission must not exceed 1 MB in size;

·       The Submission must contain a title and description;

·       The Submission's title and description must be in English; and

·       The Submission cannot have been submitted previously in a promotion of any kind or exhibited or displayed publicly through any means.

 

Content Restrictions:

·       The Submission must not contain material that violates or infringes another’s rights, including but not limited to privacy, publicity or intellectual property rights, or that constitutes copyright infringement;

·           The Submission must not disparage Sponsor, Administrator, NFL Entities and NFL players, coaches, referees, employees or any other person or party;

·       The Submission must not contain brand names or trademarks other than those owned by Sponsor or owned by the NFL Entities and associated with the thirty-two (32) teams of the NFL, which entrant has a limited license to use solely to incorporate in his/her Submission in this Sweepstakes;

·       The Submission must not contain images or artwork not created by entrant;

·       Entrant must have permission from all individuals that appear in the Submission (if any) to use their name and/or likeness in the Submission and to grant the rights set forth herein;

·       Entrant may only include minors (as defined by the entrant's state of residence) in the Submission if entrant is the parent or legal guardian of said minor;

·       The Submission must not contain material that is inappropriate, indecent, obscene, hateful, tortious, defamatory, slanderous or libelous;

·       The Submission must not contain material that promotes bigotry, racism, hatred or harm against any group or individual or promotes discrimination based on race, gender, religion, nationality, disability, sexual orientation or age;

·       The Submission must not contain material that is unlawful, in violation of or contrary to the laws or regulations in any state where Submission is created;

·       The Submission must not depict activity where there is a likelihood of bodily injury or harm;

·       If your Submission contains an animal, the animal must be depicted in a safe manner where the animal is unharmed;

·       The Submission must not include any representation or likeness or reference of any kind to any celebrity, athlete, musician, or any other public or private figure unless you have explicit written permission from the individual;

·       The Submission must not include any anti-social, political or religious groups, or names, addresses, phone numbers or URL address;

·       The Submission must not contain advertisements, personal solicitations, commercial solicitations or promotional materials; and

·       The Submission must not contain viruses, Trojan horses, worms, bots, spyware, or any other computer code that is intended to damage, interfere with, or surreptitiously intercept or expropriate any system, data or information.

 

If requested, entrant must be able to provide written permission from all individuals that appear in the Submission in a form acceptable to Sponsor.  Limit: You may enter one (1) time during the Promotion Period.  Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address.  Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than one (1) entry by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant's entries and that entrant may be disqualified.  Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification.  In the event of a dispute as to any registration, the authorized account holder of the email address used to register will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted address.  The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.

         

5. Grand Prize Drawing: Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Sweepstakes and the selection of the potential winner are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.  Administrator will randomly select the potential Sweepstakes winner from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period, on or around December 1, 2012.  The potential winner will be notified by email, mail or phone.  The potential Grand Prize winner (or parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) will be required to sign and return a Declaration of Compliance, Liability and where permitted Publicity Release ("Declaration"), and upon request, if applicable, permissions from any person whose photo or likeness is included in the Submission, which must be received by Administrator, within seven (7) days of the date notice or attempted notice is sent, in order to claim the prize.  If a potential winner of any prize cannot be contacted, fails to sign and return the Declaration or permissions within the required time period (if applicable), or the prize is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner forfeits the prize.  Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules.  In the event that the potential winner is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor will award the prize to an alternate winner by random drawing from among all remaining eligible entries.

 

6. Prize: ONE (1) GRAND PRIZE: A trip for two (2) to New Orleans, LA to see Super Bowl XLVII.  Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for two (2) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to New Orleans, LA, leaving February 2, 2013 and returning February 4, 2013; two (2) nights' accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (single room, double occupancy); ground transportation to and from airport and hotel; $1,000 spending money; and two (2) tickets to the Super Bowl.  Seating and timing to be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket.  The Sponsor is not responsible if winner does not use ticket on day of event. Winner must travel on the dates stated above or prize will be forfeited. Trip must be booked at least twenty-one (21) days prior to departure. Travel and accommodations is subject to availability.  Travel must be round trip.  Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion.  No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Sweepstakes, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract.  All expenses and incidental travel costs not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, incidentals, gratuities, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner.  Unless child of winner, travel companion must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner.  If winner is a minor in his/her state of residence, travel companion must be winner’s parent/legal guardian.  Travel companion must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of travel documents.  Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply.  If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates.  Sponsor is not responsible if the Super Bowl is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason, in which event that portion of prize is forfeited in its entirety and no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor’s sole discretion.  Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $12,500. Actual value may vary based on airfare fluctuations and distance between departure and destination.  Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value. Prize is non-transferable and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.  Winner is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use.  Odds of winning the prize depend on the number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.

 

7. Release: By participation in the Sweepstakes, entrant agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, DeVries Public Relations, Ltd, Saatchi & Saatchi North America, Inc., Thismoment, Facebook, Inc., NFL Entities, Administrator, and their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies and each such company’s officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

8. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Sweepstakes constitutes the entrant’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of your name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

9. General Conditions: Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  In such event, Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may elect to hold a random drawing from among all eligible entries received up to the date of discontinuance for any or all of the prizes offered herein.  Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner.  Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

 

10. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the Sweepstakes; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (5) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen mail; or (6) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.  If for any reason an entrant's entry is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another entry in the Sweepstakes, if it is possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded.  In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Sponsor reserves the right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.

11. 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 Eastern District of Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (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; 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 and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Michigan without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.

12. Entrant's Personal Information: Information collected from entrant is subject to and Sponsor’s Privacy Policy http://www.pg.com/privacy/english/privacy_notice.shtml. Trust is a cornerstone of our corporate mission, and the success of their business depends on it. Sponsor is committed to maintaining your trust by protecting personal information it collects about you, its consumers.

 

13.  Winner List: For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/Qsj8jF.  The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.

 

14. NFL Entities Definition and Disclaimer: The National Football League, its member professional football clubs, NFL Ventures, Inc., NFL Ventures, L.P., NFL Properties LLC, NFL Enterprises LLC and each of their respective subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees (collectively, the “NFL Entities”) will have no liability or responsibility for any claim arising in connection with participation in this sweepstakes or any prize awarded.  The NFL Entities have not offered or sponsored this sweepstakes in any way.

 

 

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