TASER SELF-DEFENSE BACK-TO-SCHOOL SWEEPSTAKES
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE TASER SELF-DEFENSE BACK-TO-SCHOOL SWEEPSTAKES (“SWEEPSTAKES”). A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. AS A CONDITION OF PARTICIPATING IN THIS SWEEPSTAKES, YOU MAY BE REQUIRED TO EXECUTE AN AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY AND/OR RELEASE OF LIABILITY AGREEMENT.
1. Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia who are eighteen (18) years of age or older at the beginning of the Sweepstakes Period (as defined in Section 3 below). This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law. Employees, directors, members, partners or agents of, consultants to, any person who directly or indirectly controls is controlled by, members of the immediate family of, or those domiciled with an employee of Sponsor (as defined in Section 10 below), or its affiliates or related companies, and any supplier of goods or services in connection with the promotion are ineligible to participate.
2. How to enter. Snap a photo of in front of the TASER Coach and share for a chance to win a Pulse+ to help keep you safe as you start the school year. Enter by first following Sponsor's Instagram® account at instagram.com/taserselfdefense or Facebook® account at facebook.com/tasercivilian. Like, comment, and tag a friend or classmate in the comments, as directed by Sponsor on Sponsor's daily posts on the same day of such DM or post between 8:00 A.M. Pacific Standard Time and 11:59 P.M. Pacific Standard Time during the Sweepstakes Period using your Instagram® or Facebook® account. (“Entry”). No more than one (1) Entry per entrant will be entered into the drawing for a Prize (as defined in Section 4 below). All valid Entries received by Sponsor during the Sweepstakes Period will be entered to win a Prize.
3. Sweepstakes period. This Sweepstakes begins on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 4:00 P.M. Pacific Standard Time and ends on Friday, August 30, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. Pacific Standard Time (“Sweepstakes Period”). Sponsor’s computer is the official timekeeper for the Sweepstakes.
4. Prizes and odds. One (1) prize is available for winning this Sweepstakes ("Prize"), including one (1) TASER Pulse+. Each Entrant is only eligible to receive one (1) of the one (1) Prize.
Your odds of winning a Prize will vary based on the number of valid Entries actually received by Sponsor for such Prize. For example, if one thousand (1,000) Entries are received by Sponsor, your odds of winning a Prize are one (1) in one thousand (1,000).
Total actual retail value of each Prize is Four Hundred Forty-Nine and 00/100 U.S. Dollars ($449.00).
No Prize may not be substituted or exchanged, including, without limitation, for cash, or assigned or transferred by the winner. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any Prize for one (1) of equal or greater value. Each Prize winner is solely responsible for any local, provincial, federal and other taxes and charges in connection with the receipt and use of a Prize. Any additional expenses incident to the receipt and use of a Prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.
If, due to an error, there are more claims for Prizes than Prizes stated in these Official Rules, Sponsor reserves the right to award Prizes through a random drawing of eligible Prize claims. No more than the stated number of Prizes shall be awarded. Should a potential winner decline or fail to claim a Prize, or be unreachable, Sponsor reserves the right to not award a Prize to anyone.
5. Winner selection. Sponsor will choose one (1) winner for each Prize among all valid Entries received by Sponsor by Friday, August 30, 2019 at 11:59 P.M. Pacific Standard Time by random drawing performed by a computer process (each, a “Selection”).
6. Notification and claiming Prize. Sponsor will notify the winner of a Prize by contacting the winner’s social media account used to enter the Sweepstakes within twenty-four (24) hours of Selection. To claim his or her prize, a Prize winner must respond to Sponsor within forty-eight (48) hours after receiving Sponsor’s winner notification, accepting a Prize, providing the information requested by Sponsor necessary for delivery of a Prize, and cooperating thereafter with Sponsor to determine claiming of a Prize.
If a Prize winner does not comply with these Official Rules, meet eligibility requirements, does not claim his or her Prize within forty-eight (48) hours of the date of Sponsor’s notification that he or she has won a Prize, or does not timely comply with all of Sponsor’s instructions to claim the Prize, the Prize will be forfeited and no replacement winner will be chosen.
7. General conditions. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to abide by these Official Rules and decisions of Sponsor in all matters, which are final.
If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned by reason of infection by virus, bugs, worms, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, may corrupt or affect the administration, operation, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes and select a Prize winner from the Entries received prior to the action taken, or by other means deemed fair, appropriate and necessary by Sponsor. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to refuse entry or disqualify you if Sponsor: (i) learns or suspects that you have misappropriated another’s identity, or infringed upon the rights of any person or entity; (ii) finds that you have tampered, is tampering or plans to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; or (iii) believes that you have violated these Official Rules or is acting in an unprofessional, unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, including, without limitation, positing vulgar, profane or disrespectful content in connection with your participation with the Sweepstakes. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of this Sweepstakes may be in violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Sponsor is not responsible for any Entry not successfully completed due to a technical fault, technical malfunction, computer hardware or software failure, satellite, network or server failure of any kind.
Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing, the offering, or the announcement of any Prize or in the administration of the Sweepstakes. By accepting a Prize, each Prize winner releases Sponsor and its affiliated and related companies, the Prize supplier and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents, including, without limitation, their advertising and promotional agencies and the independent Sweepstakes organizations, from any and all liability, loss or damage incurred with respect to the awarding, receipt, possession, and/or misuse of the Prize.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you consent to being contacted by Sponsor for Sweepstakes-related purposes, which include, without limitation, Prize eligibility notifications, Prize claim notifications and Prize claim reminder notifications.
By entering the Sweepstakes, you acknowledge that the Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Instagram, Inc. or Facebook, Inc.
8. Release and limitations of liability. Except where prohibited, by participating in the Sweepstakes, you agree to release, indemnify, defend and hold harmless Sponsor and its related companies, promotional partners, Prize partners, parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, successors, predecessors, and their respective agents and agencies, and their respective officers, directors, employees and agents (collectively, “Released Parties”) from and against any claim, cause of action, loss, fine, award, judgment, demand, lawsuit, obligation, interest, tax, penalty or other damage, including, without limitation, attorneys’ fees, expert fees and costs, arising out of or in connection with your participation in the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation: (i) unauthorized human intervention in the Sweepstakes; (ii) technical errors related to computers, servers, providers, or telephone or network lines; (iii) printing errors; (iv) errors in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of Entries; or (v) injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from your participation in the Sweepstakes and/or receipt and/or use of any Prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, you assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or the acceptance or use of any Prize.
9. Disputes. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the state or federal courts located in Maricopa County, Arizona; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, excluding your attorneys' fees, expert fees and costs; and (iii) under no circumstances will you be permitted to obtain awards for, and you hereby waive all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, special and consequential damages and any other damages other than actual out-of- pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules and the rights and obligations of you and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes shall be governed by and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Arizona, without giving effect to any conflict of laws rules (whether of the State of Arizona or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Arizona. These Official Rules shall be binding upon and inure to the benefit of Sponsor’s and each of your respective successors, assigns, estates, executors and heirs.
10.Sponsor. The sponsor (“Sponsor”) of this Sweepstakes is Axon Enterprise, Inc. located at 17800 North 85th Street, Scottsdale, Arizona 85255.
11.Winners List. Requests for a list of winners (“Winners List”) will be available after September 3, 2019. For a Winners List, send an email with the subject line, “TASER Self-Defense Back-to-School Sweepstakes”, to firstname.lastname@example.org.
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