LA KINGS Jersey Off The Back Challenge
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.
The object of the LA Kings Jersey Off the Back Challenge (the “Contest”) is to submit an original photo incorporating the LA Kings banner available at: http://LAKINGS.COM/challenge. The LA Kings will select one (1) winner based on the criteria set forth in the Judging section below.
The Contest is open to legal residents of California, and excluding where otherwise prohibited by law, rule or regulation, who are at least 18 years of age or older at the time of entry (each, a "Participant"). Limit one (1) entry per person. Employees, officers and directors (including immediate family members and members of the same household) of The Los Angeles Kings Hockey Club, L.P., a/k/a LA Kings (“Sponsor”), National Hockey League (“NHL”) and Anschutz Entertainment Group, Inc., and each of its and their respective owners, members, affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies (the “Releasees”) are not eligible to participate. Proof of residency and age may be required.
How to Enter
The online entry for submitting a photo shall begin at 12:01 p.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) on April 15, 2013 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PDT on April 24, 2013 (the “Entry Period”). All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
To enter, during the Promotion Period Participants may submit a photo at Instagram, Facebook or Twitter (in an acceptable format such as GIF, JPG or PNG) using the hashtag “#lakingschallenge” in the description of the posted photo. By posting and tagging the photo, you will be automatically entered in the Contest.
Limit one (1) entry per person/email address during the entire Promotion Period. Additional entries received from the same person or e-mail address during the Promotion Period after the first entry received will be void. Releasees are not responsible for any lost, late, incomplete, garbled, illegible, or misdirected entries, or for any error, human, technical or otherwise, which may occur in the processing of Contest entries. Proof of sending will not be deemed to be proof of receipt. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook, Twitter or Instagram.
Publication and Assignment of Rights to Submissions
By entering the Contest, each Participant agrees that they are submitting their own photo. Such photo is an original work and Participant owns all right, title and interest to the photo as of the date of submission. Entries cannot defame or invade the publicity rights or privacy of any person, living or deceased, or otherwise infringe upon any person’s personal or property rights or any other third party rights. If the entry contains any material or elements that are not owned by the Participant and/or which are subject to the rights of third parties, the Participant is responsible for obtaining, prior to submission of the entry, any and all releases and consents necessary to permit the use and exhibition of the entry by Sponsor in the manner set forth in these Official Rules, including, without limitation, name and likeness permissions from any person who appears in or is identifiable in the entry. If any identifiable person appearing in the entry is under the age of majority in his/her state of residence, the parent or legal guardian is required to provide permission. Sponsor reserves the right to require proof of these permissions in a form acceptable to Sponsor from any Participant at any time. Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any entry it deems to be offensive, inappropriate, not in keeping with Sponsor’s image or that is otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules, in its sole discretion.
By entering the Contest, Participants agree to assign all right, title, and interest, including copyright rights, in the photo to Sponsor and grant permission for Sponsor and their respective designees to publish or publicize all or part of their entry, including but not limited to Participant’s name, likeness and photo, in whole or in part, for advertising, promotional and trade or other purposes in conjunction with this and similar promotions in any and all media now known or hereafter developed, worldwide in perpetuity, without notice or permission and without further compensation, except where prohibited by law.
Judging/Selection of Winner
A panel of judges composed of LA Kings Marketing Department Staff (each a “Judge” and collectively, the “Judges”) will judge all eligible entries received. Eligible entries will be judged on the following basis:
- Originality and creativity -75%
- Incorporation of Kings banner – 25%
On or about April 25, 2013, the Judges, in their sole discretion, will select one (1) winner (“Winner”) based on the criteria above. The entry receiving the highest score will be declared the Winner. In the event of a tie, the tied entries will be re-judged based on the above criteria.
Winner shall be subject to verification of eligibility and compliance with the terms of these Official Rules. Winner will be contacted by telephone or email on April 25, 2013. If Winner does not respond within twenty-four (24) hours of the first attempt to contact Winner, an alternate winner may be selected based upon the next highest number of votes received by the remaining eligible participants.
One (1) Winner will receive two (2) tickets for use by Winner and a guest to the Fan Appreciation Night game - Kings vs. San Jose Sharks on April 27, 2013 (“Game”) at STAPLES Center in Los Angeles, CA (exact location of tickets to be determined by Sponsor). Following the Game, Winner will be able to go on the ice at Staples Center for the “Jersey off the Back” ceremony and will receive one (1) game-worn LA Kings jersey (particular LA Kings jersey will be determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion) (collectively, the “Prize”). The Prize does not include any parking, meals, beverages, tips or gratuities or any other expenses of a personal nature unless otherwise set forth herein (Approximate retail value of the Prize: $450.00)
Winner is fully responsible for any and all applicable federal, state, international and local taxes. All costs and expenses not specified herein, related to the Prize, including but not limited to any transportation, meals, taxes (including income taxes) and gratuities and other expenses incurred by accepting the Prize are the sole responsibility of the Winner.
Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received during the entire Promotion Period.
Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor's sole discretion. Sponsor and NHL will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside their control that may cause the cancellation of any NHL game. There will be no substitutions for the Prize except due to unavailability, in which case, a cash prize of equal value to the face value of the Prize will be awarded at the exclusive discretion of Sponsor. The Released Parties will not be responsible for acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster that may cause the cancellation or postponement of any NHL hockey game, event or exhibition.
Winner must execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability, Publicity and W9 prior to receipt of Prize. Noncompliance within this time period may result in disqualification, and an alternate winner may be selected. Return of any Prize notification as undeliverable may result in disqualification and selection of an alternate Winner.
Sponsor will be responsible for resolving any disputes and rules violations that arise in connection with the Contest. All decisions by Sponsor regarding the Contest shall be final and binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to not award the Prizes if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified entries.
The Contest is governed by the laws of the State of California, excluding conflicts at laws principles. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Contest is void where prohibited.
Participants in the Contest hereby consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of California courts (state and federal) in Los Angeles County for any causes or controversies arising out of the Contest. Each participant waives any and all objectives to jurisdiction and venue in these courts.
Except where prohibited by law, Winner and Winner’s guest grants to Sponsor and its advertising agencies the right to use and publish their photo, proper name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information and state in any media to promote Sponsor and the Contest without additional compensation.
By entering, participants release, and indemnity and hold harmless the Releasees from any and all liability for any injuries, loss or damage of any kind, including death, arising from or in connection with the Contest participant’s submission or receipt or use and/or misuse of any Prize.
Sponsor reserves the right to cancel or modify the Contest if fraud or any other factor impairs the integrity of the Contest as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.
Online entries are deemed made by the address submitted at the time of entry. The "authorized account holder" is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry or is a resident of California. Prizes will only be awarded to the authorized account holders.
If, in the Sponsor's opinion, there is any suspected or actual evidence of electronic or non-electronic tampering with any portion of the Contest, or if technical difficulties compromise the integrity of the Contest, the Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to void any entries at issue (including disqualifying any individual who tampers or otherwise interferes with the entry process), and to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Contest, in whole or in part, at any time without notice. In the event of such cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes in a random drawing from all eligible entries received before the time of cancellation.
Sponsor in no way promotes illegal acts, and any and all entries, which include or promote illegal acts will be disqualified.
Sponsor assumes no responsibility for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction of unauthorized access to, or alternation of, entries. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or lines, computer online systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any entry received by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any web site, including http://www. LAKINGS.com or any combination thereof, or otherwise, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer related to or resulting from participation or downloading any materials in the Contest.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS 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.
In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the email or other address making the submission at the time of the entry. The "Authorized Account Holder" is the person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization has assigned the e-mail or other address for the domain associated with the address.
Any entry that is incomplete, late or otherwise does not comply with these Official Rules will be disqualified.
For Winner information, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: LA KINGS JERSEY OFF THE BACK CHALLENGE, c/o The Los Angeles Kings Hockey Club, L.P., 300 North Continental Blvd., Suite 500, El Segundo, CA 90245. Request must be received by: May 15, 2013.
Sponsor: The Los Angeles Kings Hockey Club, L.P., 300 North Continental Blvd., Suite 500, El Segundo, CA 90245