EGYPT STATION SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
A PURCHASE WILL NOT IMPROVE OR ENHANCE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ENTRY INTO THIS SWEEPSTAKES CONSTITUTES YOUR ACCEPTANCE OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES. SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY u.s. lAW AND IS Subject to all federal, state and local laws, regulations, and ordinances.
SPONSOR: Capitol Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc., 1750 North Vine St., Hollywood CA 90028 (“Sponsor”). Sponsor’s decisions are final and binding in all matters relating to the Egypt Station sweepstakes.
SWEEPSTAKES ENTRY PERIOD: The Egypt Station sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins at 9:00:00 AM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 9/1/18 and ends at 12:00:00 PM ET on 9/6/18 (“Sweepstakes Entry Period”). The Sponsor’s designated agent’s computer system shall be the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes.
ELIGIBILITY:Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States (including the District of Columbia) who reside within two hundred and fifty (250) miles of New York, NY, age 18 years or older at time of entry. Void where prohibited by law. Employees of the Sponsor, their respective parent companies, Paul McCartney (the “Artist”), and anyone professionally associated with the Artist, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and Sweepstakes’ agencies, crew members, and any other individual or company involved in the development or execution of the Sweepstakes (collectively, the "Released Parties") and their immediate families (parents, siblings, children and their respective spouses) and same households of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. No groups, clubs or organizations may participate in this Sweepstakes or reproduce or distribute any portion of these official rules (“Rules”) to its members.
Limit: Only one (1) Entry per person. Duplicate entries will be disregarded. Multiple entrants are not permitted to use the same email address. All Entries, requests and/or materials submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned or acknowledged. Only complete and valid entries as determined by the Sponsor will be eligible for the Sweepstakes.
Normal Internet access and data usage charges imposed by your carrier or online service will apply. By submitting an Entry, you hereby agree to hold Released Parties, Spotify, and their respective affiliates and subsidiaries, and the officers, directors and employees of each of the foregoing, harmless from and against any liability of any kind arising from or in connection with any use of the Entry. By submitting an Entry, entrant hereby warrants and represents s/he has not violated any of the requirements for entries as stated in these Rules. All Entries become Sponsor’s property and will not be returned or acknowledged.
Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. If an entrant submits more than the number of Entries allowed by these Rules, and/or if the Sponsor suspects that an entrant attempted to obtain additional Entries by using multiple email addresses, Service Provider accounts, social media and/or email accounts, registrations, identities or any other method, all Entries submitted by the entrants will be declared null and void, and the entrant may be disqualified from participation in the Sweepstakes at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected Entries, which will be disqualified. The person named as the registered owner of the user’s email and/or Service Provider account (e.g., Spotify) associated with the Entry will be deemed the entrant. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an entrant, the dispute will be resolved in favor of the individual who is the "authorized e-mail account holder" of the e-mail address provided when the Service Provider account was created. "Authorized email account holder" is defined as the natural person assigned an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (i.e., business, education institution) responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any Entry for any reason, in its sole and absolute discretion.
WINNER SELECTION: Winners will be selected in a random drawing of all eligible entries received during the Entry Period. Random drawing will be conducted on or about 9/6/18 by an authorized representative of the Sponsor whose decisions are final and binding.
ODDS: Odds of winning are determined by the number of eligible entries received during the Entry Period.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be notified by email to the applicable Entry account and must be able to receive calls from an unlisted/blocked number. The contact information provided on Entry will be used to notify winner. Winners will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Publicity Release (“Affidavit/Release”) as well as any other documents (“Prize Notification Documents”) within six (6) hours of the date and time specified on notification, or he/she may be disqualified. The Sponsor reserves the right to investigate winner to determine if s/he has been truthful, and to disqualify him or her if the Rules and/or Event security requirements were not met. A background check may be conducted on winner. If Affidavit/Release, and/or prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable or if a prize is forfeited, or if required documents are not returned within such time period, or if winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, or if he/she is not in compliance with these Rules, the prize may or may not be awarded to an alternate winner from all eligible non-winning entries. The prize may be forfeited if winner is not reachable at email address or Entry account provided or a forwarding address is not made available or any non-compliance with the Rules. Except where prohibited by law, entry and acceptance of prize constitute permission for Sponsor and its agents to use winner's name, prize won, hometown, likeness, video tape, photographs, and statements for purposes of advertising, promotion and publicity (including online posting) in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity, without additional compensation, notification or permission. Furthermore, Sponsor/Artist and/or its agents may film, record and/or take photographs before/during/after the event, and may use the resulting footage, recordings or photographs for a range of purposes, including, without limitation, for marketing and promoting Sponsor/Artist and/or its promotion partners/agents and their respective products and services. No additional compensation will be provided to winner for any resulting footage.
PRIZE DETAILS: One hundred and fifty (150) Grand Prizes (“Grand Prize”) will be awarded. Each Grand Prize winner will receive one (1) ticket to attend a private evening event with Paul McCartney in celebration of his release of “Egypt Station” on September 7, 2018 (“Event”). Exact time and location yet to be announced and at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Grand Prize has no retail value. Grand Prize tickets are not available for sale. Seat location at Event is at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. All meals, beverages ground transportation, accommodations, taxes, gratuities, incidentals, upgrades, service charges or other expenses not specified herein are not included and are winner’s sole responsibility. Event tickets are not for resale. No substitution of prize offered, no transfer of any prize to a third party is permitted and prize may not be redeemed for cash value, except by Sponsor, who reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute prize for a prize of comparable or greater value. All fees, federal, state, local or other expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of prize are the sole responsibility of winner. Taxes are the responsibility of winner.
Winner must attend on date determined by the Sponsor or forfeit all rights to prize. Certain restrictions may apply. Arrangements for the fulfillment of prize will be made by Sponsor and/or its designated agent. The winner acknowledges that the Event is beyond the control of the Sponsor and is subject to being rescheduled, modified or cancelled. If the Event is postponed, canceled or has occurred, no compensation or substitution will be provided and the Sponsor shall have no further obligation to winner. If for any reason whatsoever, winner is unable to attend after all Grand Prize awarding arrangements have been made and paid, the Sponsor shall have no further obligation to the winner. If Grand Prize is forfeited prior to Sponsor finalizing any portion of the Grand Prize, and sufficient time exists to select an alternate winner, the Grand Prize will be awarded to an alternate winner from all non-winning eligible entries. Winner must comply with any security procedures or measures imposed by the Event’s personnel and/or its representative(s). Sponsor and Event’s personnel/representative(s) reserve the right in their sole discretion to suspend or cancel the winner’s and/or guest’s attendance at the Event due to non-compliance with any security procedure or inappropriate behavior or misconduct of any kind in their sole discretion. Winner is responsible for obtaining proper documentation (i.e., valid photo ID), prior to Event. All taxes, service charges or other expenses not specified herein are not included and are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize winners. Certain restrictions may apply.
RELEASES: Participating entrants agree to these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and release, defend and hold harmless Released Parties as well as the employees, officers, directors and agents of each, from all claims and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, damages or losses of any kind to persons, which may be sustained in connection with either directly or indirectly, (1) the awarding, receipt, ownership, use or misuse of prize awarded herein; or (2) participation in the Sweepstakes or any prize-related activities, including, but not limited to, traveling to or from any prize-related activity, if any. Sponsor is not responsible if Sweepstakes cannot take place or if any prize cannot be awarded due to delays or interruptions due to acts of God, acts of war, natural disasters, weather or acts of terrorism. The Grand Prize winners assume all liability for any injury or damage caused or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of any prize. ANY CLAIMS, JUDGMENTS AND/OR AWARDS SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL OUT-OF-POCKET COSTS ASSOCIATED WITH ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. PARTICPANT HEREBY WAIVES ANY RIGHTS OR CLAIMS TO LEGAL FEES, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, PUNITIVE, INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OF PARTICPANT, WHETHER FORESEEABLE OR NOT AND WHETHER BASED ON NEGLIGENCE OR OTHERWISE.
DISPUTES: This Sweepstakes is subject solely to the applicable federal, state and local laws of the United States and is not subject to any laws outside of the United States; provided, however, that, except where prohibited, by participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved exclusively by final and binding arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association in an arbitration to be held at the AAA regional office nearest the Sponsor where the Federal Arbitration Act shall govern the interpretation, enforcement and all proceedings at such arbitration; (b) a judgment upon any such arbitration award may be entered in any court having jurisdiction; (c) to the degree any dispute, claim or cause of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded is not subject to arbitration, then it shall be adjudicated exclusively by the appropriate Federal or state courts located in New York, NY,U.S.A.; (d) 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; (e) 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 (f) 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, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses. 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 New York, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of New York or any other jurisdiction) which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of New York.
RULES AND WINNERS LIST: For the winners’ names (available after 9/8/18) or a copy of the Rules (before 9/6/18) send a self-addressed, stamped envelope indicating which to: EGYPT STATION SWEEPSTAKES WINNERS LIST OR OFFICIAL RULES REQUEST, c/o Capitol Records, a division of UMG Recordings, Inc., 1750 North Vine, Hollywood, CA 90028.