PENNSYLVANIA LOTTERY TICKETS SWEEPSTAKES
Enter Contest: Wednesday, August 1st, 2018 at 12:00 PM to Friday, August 31st, 2018 at 05:00 PM
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES RECEIVED. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR OTHERWISE RESTRICTED BY LAW. SWEEPSTAKES IS OPEN ONLY TO INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE AT LEAST EIGHTEEN (18) YEARS OF AGE AND WHO RESIDE IN SPONSOR’S NEWSPAPER COVERAGE AREA. EMPLOYEES (AND THEIR IMMEDIATE FAMILIES AND HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS) OF SPONSOR, ANY ENTITIES RESPONSIBLE FOR SPONSORING, FULFILLING, ADMINISTERING, ADVERTISING OR PROMOTING THE SWEEPSTAKES OR SUPPLYING THE PRIZES, OR ANY OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENTS, SUBSIDIARIES, AFFILIATED AND SUCCESSOR COMPANIES, ARE NOT ELIGIBLE TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES OR WIN A PRIZE. SEE OFFICIAL RULES AT HTTP://CONTESTS.TRIBLIVE.COM FOR ELIGIBILITY/RESTRICTIONS/LIMITATIONS/ PRIZE DESCRIPTIONS AND COMPLETE DETAILS.
SPONSOR(S): TRIB TOTAL MEDIA, LLC.
PENNSYLVANIA LOTTERY TICKET SWEEPSTAKES – OFFICIAL RULES
The “Pennsylvania Lottery Ticket Sweepstakes” (“Sweepstakes”) is an online trade promotion sweepstakes sponsored by Trib Total Media, LLC. (“Sponsor”). The sweepstakes prize provider is Pennsylvania Lottery. (“PA Lottery”). The sweepstakes is only open to individuals who are at least eighteen (18) years of age at the time of entry and who legally reside in the Pennsylvania Counties of Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Butler, Fayette, Somerset, Washington, or Westmoreland. The sweepstakes is void where prohibited or otherwise restricted by law and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. Employees (and their immediate families and household members) of the Sponsor, PA Lottery, any entities responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the sweepstakes or supplying a Prize (as defined below), or their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated and successor companies, are not eligible to enter the sweepstakes or win a Prize.
2. HOW TO ENTER.
The entry period begins on Wednesday, August 1 at 12:00 p.m. Eastern Daylight Savings Time (“EDT”) and ends on Friday, August 31, 2018 at 5:00 p.m. EDT (“Entry Period”). Sponsor’s clock is the official clock of the sweepstakes. There are two (2) methods to enter the sweepstakes.
a. You may enter the sweepstakes online during the Entry Period by visiting one of the sweepstakes entry pages found at: http//contests.triblive.com (the “Site”), completing the Entry Form, and clicking the “Submit” button. Any use of robotic, repetitive, automatic, programmed or similar entry methods or agents will void all entries by that participant. Mechanically reproduced or hand-stamped entries will not be accepted.
b. As an alternative method of entry, participants without internet access may enter the sweepstakes by calling 412-320-7956.
c. Entries not received by the Sponsor within the Entry Period will not be eligible to win a Prize. No purchase is necessary to enter or win, and purchase will not affect a participant’s odd of winning. Limit: one (1) entry per person regardless of method of entry.
d. By registering for this sweepstakes, participants may receive e-mails from TribLIVE.com and Sponsor. E-mail addresses are never sold to third parties.
3. WINNER SELECTION.
Six (6) prize winners will be selected by random drawing, by an employee of Sponsor’s marketing department, to take place on or after Wednesday, August 1, 2018, from all eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
4. NOTIFICATION OF WINNERS.
Potential Prize Winners will be notified by telephone and/or email within approximately three (3) days of the drawing. In the event a potential Prize Winner is notified by phone, the Sponsor shall not be required to leave a message. Sponsor may require the potential Prize Winner to execute an affidavit of eligibility, publicity release (expect where prohibited by law), liability waiver and/or IRS Form W-9 (if required by IRS regulations) prior to the delivery of any Prize (collectively, “Affidavit”). If the potential Prize Winner does not respond to the notification within two (2) days, is found to be ineligible, fails to execute the Affidavit or other documentation required by Sponsor, the Sponsor may consider such Prize Winner to have forfeited the Prize, and another Prize Winner may be selected if time allows. THE POTENTIAL PRIZE WINNERS ARE NOT THE PRIZE WINNERS OF THE SWEEPSTAKES UNLESS AND UNTIL THEIR ELIGIBILITY HAS BEEN VERIFIED.
Each Prize Winner will receive the following (the “Prize”):
a. 50 (fifty) “Struck by Luck” Pennsylvania Lottery tickets.
b. The retail value of the Prize is: $100.00. All taxes on the Prizes are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winners. Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason. One (1) Prize per Prize Winner. Prize Winners may not request, and neither the Sponsor nor PA Lottery will make (except in their sole discretion) changes to the dates of the show applicable to their Prize. All expenses and costs associated with the acceptance or use of the Prize that are not expressly specified in these Official Rules as being part of the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Prize Winner.
c. Ground transportation, meals, taxes (including income tax on the prize), gratuities, and all other expenses not specifically identified in these official rules are the sole responsibility of the grand prize winners. Each winner will be issued a 1099 tax form for the actual value of the prize. Prizes cannot be transferred, substituted, or redeemed for cash except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize, or portions thereof, with a prize of equal or greater value.
6. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION.
Participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and all decisions of the Sponsor, whose decisions will be final and binding. By registering or submitting an Entry Form, participants grant to Sponsor and PA Lottery, their agents and others working on their behalf the right to use the Prize Winner\'s name, city and state of residence, biographical information, voice, picture and likeness, without notification or approval, for advertising and marketing purposes and all matters related to the sweepstakes, without additional compensation, unless otherwise prohibited by law.
7. DISCLAIMERS, DISPUTE RESOLUTION AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY.
Each participant hereby releases, and agrees to defend, indemnify and hold harmless the Sponsor, PA Lottery, those working on their behalf, and each of their respective officers, directors, representatives, employees, agents, successors and assigns (the “Released Parties”) from any and all damage, injury, death, loss or other liability, either at law or equity, whether known or unknown, asserted or non-asserted, that may arise from or in any way relate to or arise in connection with participation in this sweepstakes (regardless of the cause of such injury, damage or loss) or the awarding, acceptance, use or misuse of any Prize. Any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. If circumstances beyond the Released Parties’ reasonable control prevent a drawing from being held or a prize from being awarded as intended (e.g., labor dispute, strike, lock-out, inclement weather, or similar occurrence) or in the event that circumstances corrupt the integrity or proper operation of the sweepstakes, this sweepstakes may be modified, cancelled or suspended, in whole or in part, in the sole discretion of the Sponsor. In the event of cancellation, the Prizes may be awarded from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the event requiring such cancellation. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the participant ineligible. The 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, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Any failure by the Sponsor to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. This sweepstakes shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, regardless of conflicts of laws principles. Any action or litigation concerning this sweepstakes shall take place exclusively in the federal or state courts sitting in Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, and each participant expressly consents to the jurisdiction of and venue in such courts and waives all defenses of lack of jurisdiction and inconvenient forum with respect to such courts. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES (IF ANY). PARTICIPANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO ATTORNEY\'S FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF PARTICIPANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE. THE RELEASED PARTIES ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR: (1) ANY INCORRECT OR INACCURATE INFORMATION, WHETHER CAUSED BY PARTICIPANTS, PRINTING ERRORS OR BY ANY OF THE EQUIPMENT OR PROGRAMMING ASSOCIATED WITH OR UTILIZED IN THE SWEEPSTAKES; (2) UNAUTHORIZED HUMAN INTERVENTION IN ANY PART OF THE ENTRY PROCESS OR THE SWEEPSTAKES; (3) TECHNICAL FAILURES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING, BUT NOT LIMITED TO ERRORS ON THE SITES OR MALFUNCTIONS, INTERRUPTIONS, OR DISCONNECTIONS IN NETWORK CONNECTIONS, HARDWARE OR SOFTWARE; (4) TECHNICAL OR HUMAN ERROR WHICH MAY OCCUR IN THE ADMINISTRATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES OR THE PROCESSING OF ENTRIES; OR (5) ANY INJURY OR DAMAGE TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY WHICH MAY BE CAUSED, DIRECTLY OR INDIRECTLY, IN WHOLE OR IN PART, FROM PARTICIPANT’S PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES OR RECEIPT OR USE OR MISUSE OF ANY PRIZE. IF FOR ANY REASON A PARTICIPANT’S ENTRY IS CONFIRMED TO HAVE BEEN ERRONEOUSLY DELETED, LOST, OR OTHERWISE DESTROYED OR CORRUPTED, PARTICIPANT’S SOLE REMEDY IS ANOTHER ENTRY IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IF POSSIBLE.
9. OFFICIAL RULES OR WINNER LIST.
For a copy of the Official Rules or the Winner list, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope to “PA Lottery Ticket Sweepstakes” - Rules Request, Trib Total Media, LLC., 210 Wood Street, Tarentum, PA 15084. Requests must be received within two (2) weeks of the close of the Entry Period.
10. SPONSOR. Trib Total Media, LLC.
, 210 Wood Street, Tarentum, PA 15084.
11. PENNSYLVANIA LOTTERY
is not a sponsor of the Sweepstakes, and is in no way responsible for the administration of the Sweepstakes, the verification of winners, or the fulfillment of prizes. All inquiries regarding the Sweepstakes should be directed to Sponsor and not to Pennsylvania Lottery. Players Must Be 18 Years or Older. Please Play Responsibly. PROBLEM GAMBLING HELPLINE: 1-800-GAMBLER (1-800-426-2537).