RULES FOR "Basketball Guide $10,000 Cash Giveaway"
Contest Name: Basketball Guide $10,000 Cash Giveaway
Contest Dates: Beginning November 26, 2002 and ending April
Clear Channel Radio Interactive, its subsidiaries and affiliated companies ("Company"),
will conduct the Contest substantially as described in these rules, and by participating,
each participant agrees as follows:
1. Description of Contest/Participation.
A. Dates of Contest: The Contest will be conducted beginning
November 26, 2002 and ending on or about April 16, 2003.
B. How to Enter:
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY. PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE ODDS OF
WINNING. Odds of winning vary greatly depending on number of entrants from this
state and other states. Void where prohibited. Register by logging on to the
Clear Channel Interactive contest website accessible through participating station
websites and complete the on-line registration form. Deadline for registration
is 11:59 p.m. EST on April 16, 2003. One entry per person. You must register
on a website for a radio station in the same Total Survey Area (TSA) in which
you reside. Valid contest entries must contain all information requested. Incomplete
and/or multiple entries will be disqualified.
C. How To Play: Winner(s) will be randomly selected from all
entries received within 48 hours from the registration deadline. Winner(s) will
be notified by telephone and/or e-mail. If a winner cannot be contacted from
the information provided on the internet registration form, the Company reserves
the right to select another winner at its sole discretion.
The prize(s) that may be awarded to the eligible winner(s) is: $10,000 (approximate
retail value $10,000). Prize is non-transferable, redeemable for cash or exchangeable
for any other prize. If a winner is disqualified, the Company reserves the right
to determine an alternate winner or not to award that winner's prize, in its
3. Eligibility and Limitations.
Participants, winner(s) and guests, if applicable, must be legal U.S. residents
at least 18-years old as determined by the Company. Winner assumes all liability
for use of the prize. A parent or guardian of any participant who is a minor
(under 18 years old) at the time of entry must sign a release on behalf of the
minor to be eligible to receive a prize, but the Company reserves the right
to refuse to award a prize to or on behalf of any minor. Only one (1) entry
per person. Only one (1) prize per household for the Contest. Only one (1) prize
per household within one year of winning any prize in a national and/or group
contest conducted by the Company. Employees of the Company, the Contest's participating
sponsors and their advertising agencies, employees of other radio or television
stations, and members of the immediate family of any such persons are not eligible
to participate and win. The term "immediate family" includes spouses,
siblings, parents, children, grandparents, and grandchildren, whether as "in-laws,"
or by current or past marriage(s), remarriage(s), adoption, co-habitation or
other family extension, and any other persons residing at the same household
whether or not related.
4. Telephone and Delivery Disclaimer.
Participants are restricted to use of ordinary and typical computer equipment
and internet access. The Company disclaims all liability for the inability of
a participant to complete or continue an entry due to equipment malfunction,
busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond the Company's control, or
otherwise. The Company disclaims any liability for received entries due to technical
difficulties or transmission errors. The Company disclaims all liability for
any delays, misdelivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by
mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method. The
Company is not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications,
telephone, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions or failures of
any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission of
online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, the Internet or at any
website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online
entrant's ability to participate in the Contest, and any injury or damage to
entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating
in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Contest.
By participating, where allowed by law, all participants and winner(s) grant
the Company exclusive permission to use their names, characters, photographs,
voices, and likenesses in connection with promotion of this and other contests
and waive any claims to royalty, right, or remuneration for such use. By participating,
where allowed by law, participants agree that the Company may disclose personal
information obtained from participants in the Contest to third parties and use
such information for marketing and other purposes.
By participating, each participant and winner waives any and all claims of liability
against the Company, its employees and agents, the Contest's sponsors and their
respective employees and agents, for any personal injury or loss which may occur
from the conduct of, or participation in, the Contest, or from the use of any
prize. In order to receive a prize, participants must sign an official waiver
form provided by the Company.
Any valuation of the prize(s) stated above is based on available information
provided to the Company, and the value of any prize awarded to a winner may
be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Each winner is solely responsible
for reporting and paying any and all applicable taxes and paying any expenses
associated with any prize(s) which are not specifically provided for in the
official rules. Each winner must provide the Company with valid identification
and a valid taxpayer identification number or social security number before
any prize will be awarded.Prizes are not transferable, redeemable for cash or
exchangeable for any other prize. Any person winning over $600 in prizes from
the Company will receive an IRS form 1099 at the end of the calendar year and
a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS.
8. Conduct and Decisions
By participating in the Contest, participants agree to be bound by the decisions
of Company personnel. Persons who violate any rule, gain unfair advantage in
participating in the Contest, or obtain winner status using fraudulent means
will be disqualified. Unsportsmanlike, disruptive, annoying, harassing or threatening
behavior is prohibited. The Company will interpret these rules and resolve any
disputes, conflicting claims or ambiguities concerning the rules or the Contest
and the Company's decisions concerning such disputes shall be final. If the
conduct or outcome of the Contest is affected by human error, any mechanical
malfunctions or failures of any kind, intentional interference or any event
beyond the control of the Company, the Company reserves the right to terminate
this Contest, or make such other decisions regarding the outcome as the Company
deems appropriate. All decisions will be made by the Company and are final.
The Company may waive any of these rules in its sole discretion. ANY ATTEMPT
BY A CONTESTANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY CIRCUMVENT, DISRUPT
OR DAMAGE ORDINARY AND NORMAL OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST, TELEPHONE SYSTEMS OR
WEBSITE, OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST IS A VIOLATION
OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, COMPANY RESERVES
THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPATE TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED
Each winner must submit proof of eligibility and sign the Company's release
form to claim the prize.No purchase necessary to participate or win. Purchase
does not increase chance of winning. Void where prohibited. Odds of winning
depend upon the number of participants. The Company may substitute prizes, amend
the rules or discontinue the Contest at any time as posted on the website. The
Company disclaims any responsibility to notify participants of any aspect related
to the conduct of the Contest. For a copy of the rules, or where required by
law, a list of winners, please send your request by mail with a stamped, self-addressed
return envelope with contest name and addressed to: Clear Channel Radio Interactive,
ATTN: Web Contests, 50 East River Center Boulevard, Suite 1200, Covington, KY,
41011. All entries become the property of the Company and will not be returned.
To be removed from our direct mail, email or fax lists send your request to:
Clear Channel Radio Interactive, ATTN: Web Contests, 50 East River Center Boulevard,
Suite 1200, Covington, KY, 41011.
10. Compliance with Law.
The conduct of the Contest is governed by the applicable laws of the Unites
States of America, which take precedence over any rule to the contrary herein.
Station(s) shall follow the applicable laws for conducting contests, including
notice to the state attorney general or consumer affairs office, posting of
a prize bond, furnishing lists of winners, running specific on-air disclaimers,
providing specific written information about the Contest, etc. as required by
local and state law.