Facebook Contest Rules


GOODGUYS ROD & CUSTOM ASSOCIATION WEEKLY & DESTINATION COLUMBUS FACEBOOK CONTEST RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY

PROMOTION OPEN TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA WHO ARE AT LEAST AGE 18 ON DATE OF ENTRY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

The promotion begins January 21, 2013 and runs weekly beginning on Monday at 9:00AM/PT and ending the following Sunday at 11:59PM/PT and ends June 10, 2013.

  1. HOW TO ENTER: There is only one method to enter and it is free:

 

Entry Online

 

To enter the weekly Facebook Contest (“Promotion”), visit www.good-guys.com and complete the online registration, including the answer/password you can retrieve weekly by “liking” us on our Facebook page for the Promotion (“Entrant”). Include your first and last name, complete address including zip code, telephone number, and age in the entry form.

 

Limit one entry per person and email address, per each weekly contest drawing. Subsequent entries from the same person for the same weekly drawing will be disqualified. Any attempt by a person to enter the same weekly drawing more than one (1) time may result in disqualification at the discretion of Goodguys Rod & Custom Association (“Goodguys”). Goodguys’ computer and/or servers are the official timekeeper for the Promotion. Proof of transmission is not proof or receipt. Entries become property of Goodguys and will not be acknowledged. Entrants may receive an invitation to sign up to receive future marketing promotions or other content from Goodguys. Any such sign-up is voluntary, not required for Promotion entry, and will not affect an Entrant’s chances of winning.

 

WARNING: an entry is for that week of entry only; your entry does not automatically enter into subsequent weeks that follow until the ending period. SO come back each week for another chance to win.

 

  1. SELECTION OF WEEKLY WINNER (S): One (1) weekly drawing will be conducted until June 10, 2013. One (1) Goodguys Starter Kit Winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries for each week starting Monday 12:01AM/PT until the close of each week Sunday 11:59PM/PT {First week starting January 21, 2013 and ending January 27, 2013 11:59PM/PT} each week of the entry period.       Drawing will be conducted weekly on or about the Monday (except holidays) following the close of the previous week’s Promotion end period.

 

For Example: Week 9 will start Monday March 18, 2013 at 12:01AM/PT and ends on Sunday March 24, 2013 at 11:59PM/PT. The Week 9 drawing will be conducted on or about March 25, 2013 to select a potential winner.

 

  1. SELECTION OF GRAND PRIZE WINNER: One (1) final random grand prize drawing will be conducted on or around June 13, 2013. One (1) Destination Columbus Winner will be randomly selected from all eligible WEEKLY WINNERS.       Approximately twenty-one (20) WEEKLY WINNERS will be eligible to enter the final random grand prize drawing. The odds being 20 to 1 of winning for those eligible WEEKLY WINNERS that agree to timely complete and execute a Goodguys’ Affidavit of Eligibility form and Prize Acceptance and Liability /Publicity Release from and W-9 form (IRS requirement) and promptly deliver the executed forms to the Good guys official before the GRAND PRIZE WINNER may be authorized to take possession and travel as the One (1) Destination Columbus Winner per these Official Rules. Failure to comply will result in forfeiture and an alternate eligible GRAND PRIZE WINNER to be selected from the WEEKLY WINNERS.

 

  1. ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open only to legal residents of the United States and Canada, 18 years of age or older on the date of entry. Employees of Goodguys, its advertising and promotion agencies involved with this Promotion, and their respective subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates and related companies, and the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of such employees, are not eligible to participate or win. By entering the Promotion, you are bound by and agree to these Official Rules.

 

  1. VALIDATION OF WEEKLY WINNERS: Potential Goodguys Starter Kit winners will be notified by phone and/or email using the contact information submitted at the time of entry. Goodguys shall have no liability for any potential winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason.       Winner must respond to prize notification and accept prize within three (3) days after the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner selected after the validation process under this section is complied with and a final weekly “Winner” is ultimately selected per these Official Rules.

 

  1. VALIDAITON OF DESTINATION COLUMBUS WINNER: One (1) Destination Columbus Winner will be chosen from the eligible WEEKLY WINNERS and will be notified by phone and/or email using the contact information submitted at the time of entry. Goodguys shall have no liability for any potential winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason.       Winner must respond to prize notification and accept prize within three (3) days after initial notification attempt. If a potential winner does not respond and accept the prize within three (3) days after the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner selected. If any potential winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines the prize for any reason prior to award, such potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate potential winner selected after the validation process under this section is complied with and a final Destination Columbus “GRAND PRIZE” is ultimately selected per these Official Rules.

 

  1. PRIZES AND ODDS FOR WEEKLY WINNER(S): One (1) weekly “Goodguys Starter Kit” which includes: one (1) official Goodguys t-shirt and one (1) copy of the latest edition of the “Goodtimes Gazette”; will be sent to each validated final Winner per these Official Rules. The Goodguys Starter Kit is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemption or substitution. The approximate retail value is fifty dollars ($50). Limit one Goodguys Starter Kit per Winner/household.       The Goodguys Starter Kit are expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Goodguys does not control the number of Entrants. THE ODDS OF WINNING DEPEND OF THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ENTRIES PER WEEK AND IS UNKNOWN UNTIL THE TIME OF THE WEEKLY DRAWING.

 

  1. PRIZES AND ODDS FOR DESTINATION COLUMBUS WINNER: One (1) “Destination Columbus” includes: round trip airfare for two (2) in the Continental U.S., three (3) nights hotel accommodations, ground transportation for the three (3) days of the event, admission for two (2) for all three (3) days of the 2013 16th Goodguys PPG Nationals, VIP Tour of the Show, one (1) Goodguys goody bag, and one (1) $100 Goodguys Gift Card for purchasing Goodguys merchandise at the event. Destination Columbus is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemption of substitution. The approximate retail value is fifteen hundred dollars ($1500). Limit one Destination Columbus prize per Winner/household. Destination Columbus is expressly limited to the item(s) listed above and do not include taxes, gratuities or any other expenses. Goodguys does not control the number of entrants.       ODDS OF WINNING ARE APPROXIMATELY 20 TO 1 FOR ALL ELIGIBLE WEEKLY WINNERS THAT ENTER THIS FINAL DRAWING.       MUST BE AN ELIGIBLE WEEKLY WINNER TO ENTER.

 

  1. GENERAL CONDITIONS: Entries generated by a script, macro, robotic or other automated means will be disqualified. USE OF COMPUTER PROGRAMS TO ENTER AND/OR OTHER AUTOMATIC ENTRY METHODS, (SUCH AS HACKS OR BOTS), REGARDLESS OF METHOD OF ENTRY IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.       Goodguys reserves the right to disqualify, and block or discard any entries from any individual who enters by any kind of electronic, mechanical or other automated means or otherwise tampers with or hacks the entry process as determined by the Goodguys in its sole discretion. Goodguys also reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, modify or suspend the Internet, electronic and/or text-messaging portions of the Promotion in the event of a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical or system failure or disruption, force majeure or any other causes which, in their sole opinion, corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper operation of the Promotion. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LIEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS, AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, GOODGUYS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. Please note, by entering, you agree that if selected and validated as a winner and/or GRAND PRIZE WINNER, Goodguys has the right (but is not obligated) to announce and/or post your name, home city, and state, and to air your voice live on-air during a Show. Goodguys is not responsible for late, lost and/or incomplete entries, which will be disqualified. By entering, you agree and accept to be bound by these complete Official Rules and the decisions of Goodguys, which shall be final. Goodguys has the right to modify the Official Rules only for the clarification purpose without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion. Except where prohibited, all winners grant to Goodguys and its advertising agencies the right to use, and publish his or her proper name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information and state and announce on-air winner’s name, home city and state in any media to promoter Goodguys and the Promotion without additional compensation. Entrants enter at their own risk. No responsibility is assumed for and Goodguys and its agents shall not be liable for: (i) late, lost, delayed, damaged, misdirected, incorrect, incomplete, ineligible or unintelligible entries; (ii) telephone, electronic, hardware, software program, network, Internet or computer failures or difficulties; (iii) errors in transmission; (iv) any condition caused by events beyond the control of Goodguys that may cause the Promotion to be disrupted or corrupted; (v) any injuries, losses, or damages of any kind caused by a Goodguys Starter Kit/Destination Columbus or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of a Goodguys Starter Kit/Destination Columbus, or from participation in the Promotion; or (vi) any printing or typographical error in any materials associated with these Official Rules.       Promotion generally or any change(s) of address information or of any erroneous information of an Entrant/Winner records. Entrants assume all liability for any injury or damages caused or claimed to be caused by his or her participation in the Promotion and/or the acceptance and/or use of any prize, and release Goodguys and its officers, directors, employees, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and agents from any such liability. Goodguys directors, employees, parents, subsidiaries, affiliates and agents assume no responsibility for any injury or damage to participants or to any other person’s computer relation to or resulting from entering or downloading materials of software in connection with this Promotion. PLEASE NOTE THAT A HIGH VOLUME OF ENTRIES OR TECHINCAL DIFFICULTIES WITH THE SYSTEMMAY RESULT IN TEMPORARY INABILIY TO ENTER THE PROMOTION OR A DELAY IN THE PROCESSING OF ENTRIES SUCH THAT YOUR ENTRY IS NOT RECEIVED IN TIME TO PARTICIPATE. GOODGUYS AND ITS AGENTS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE SHOULD ANY ENTRY NOT BE RECEIVED DUE TO SUCH DELAYS. Goodguys may prohibit any Entrant or potential Entrant from participating in the Promotion, if at the sole discretion of Goodguys; such person shows a disregard for these Official Rules, or act (1) with an intent to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other entrant, Goodguys, or its agents or representatives; or (2) in any other disruptive manner.       In the event of a dispute as to the identity of an Entrant entering via the methods set forth above in section #1, the authorized account holder of the mobile phone or email address used to enter, if applicable, will be deemed to be the Entrant.       “Authorized account holder” of a mobile phone is the natural person in whose name the phone has been issued and to whom services are billed. “Authorized account holder” of an email address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, education institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email address for the domain associated with the submitted email address. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the participant and Goodguys in connection with the Promotion, shall be governed by and construed in accordance with the laws of California without giving effect to any choice of law conflict of law rules or provisions which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of California. Judges’ decisions as to all matters related to the administration of the Promotion and selection of the Goodguys Starter Kit winners are final.

 

  1. NAME OF WINNER: The name of the GRAND PRIZE WINNER will be posted online at www.good-guys.com for a period of one (1) year from the time the winner is announced. The identification of the winner(s) will be made available to those sending a written request (in English only) for that information, together with a separate, stamped (first class mail), and self addressed envelope (#10) to the Goodguys administrator:

 

Goodguys Starter Kit

WINNER of Facebook Weekly Promo

P.O. Box 9027

Pleasanton, CA 94566

 

  1. PROMOTION IS VOID WHERE PROHIBITED, BONDED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW. If any laws, bonds, or other burdensome governmental restriction(s) apply to any valid Entrant, potential winner, and/or Winner; than the Promotion is void for such individuals (“Void Individuals”).       Any such Void Individuals are unable to participate and/or claim the award, to become a Winner.       Goodguys conducts numerous giveaways and will not be held responsible for resolving potential or actual claims of Void Individuals.



  1. RELEASE OF LIABILITY. Upon acceptance of the Goodguys Start Kit/Destination Columbus, and/or One (1) “Destination Columbus” GRAND PRIZE WINNER, the winner(s) forever releases from any and all liability, loss, harm, damage, cost or expense whatsoever, regardless of how it was incurred, and including without limitation, any and all claims for property damage, personal injury, and/or death which may occur in connection with the Winner’s acceptance, ownership, possession and/or use of the Goodguys Starter Kit/Destination Columbus (this would include all travel arrangements to, during, and from the Goodguys Columbus Ohio Event), each of the following individuals and/or entities: Goodguys; those that participated in the creating, building, providing, and handling of the Goodguys Starter Kit(s)/Destination Columbus; Goodguy Enterprises, Inc., Goodguys Rod and Custom Association, and it owners, employees, representatives, suppliers, agents, affiliates, associates and advertisers; officials and members of the Goodguys Rod and Custom Association; those involved with the Promotion, its promotion, and public relations and production agency associated with the Promotion, to include internet services and computer software/hardware; all travel arrangements; and the independent judge(s) (whose decisions for the Promotion are final).
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