Ten (10) Grand Prizes: Each winner will receive one (1) Serta Sleep to Go™ Luxury Fleece Blanket.
SERTA’S COZY UP FOR WINTER SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.
SPONSOR. Serta’s Cozy Up for Winter Sweepstakes (“Sweepstakes”) is sponsored by Serta Inc., 2600 Forbs Avenue, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 (“Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by, or associated with Facebook, Inc. All inquiries, questions, comments, or complaints should be directed to Sponsor, not Facebook, Inc.
AGREEMENT TO THE OFFICIAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, all entrants fully and unconditionally agree to and accept these Official Rules and the Sponsor’s decisions which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Winning the prize (described below) is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
SWEEPSTAKES PERIOD. Sweepstakes begins at 10:00:00 a.m. Central Standard Time (“CST”) on November 17, 2013, and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CST on November 26, 2013 (the “Sweepstakes Closing Date”).
ELIGIBILITY. Legal residents of the 50 United States, and the District of Columbia and Canada (excluding Quebec), who are the age of majority or older are eligible to enter, except (1) employees of Sponsor and any other organizations affiliated with the sponsorship, fulfillment, administration, prize support, advertisement or promotion and/or their respective agents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and members of their immediate families or persons residing at the same address and (2) individuals who entered a promotion sponsored by Sponsor and received a promotion prize valued at $600 or more during the period of November 17, 2012 through November 16, 2013.
HOW TO ENTER. Enter online by visiting Serta’s Facebook Fan Page at www.facebook.com/sertamattress (the “Website”), following the links to the online entry form and complete the online entry form. Entrants must complete the online entry form by entering your name, age, street address, e-mail address, and telephone number (collectively your “Entry”).
Click on the “Submit” button to submit your Entry into the Sweepstakes. Any Entries received after the Sweepstakes Closing Date will not be eligible to win. The Sweepstakes computer, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion, is the official time keeping device for the Sweepstakes.
Limit one entry per person, per day. Entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
ODDS. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible Entries received. When you enter the Sweepstakes online, you can also opt-in to receive promotional offers and emails from Sponsor. You can opt-out of receiving such offers and emails at any time and opting-in does not impact your chances of winning.
PRIZE WINNER SELECTION. Ten (10) Prize Winners will be selected, from among all eligible entries received during the respective entry period, in ten (10) random drawings to be held after each entry period (the “Drawing Dates”).Drawing Entry Approximate
The drawings will be conducted by the Sponsor or its designee, the judges of the Sweepstakes, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
Sponsor is not responsible for entries that are incomplete or inaccurate whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error which may occur in the processing of entries. Sponsor is not responsible for computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures or delays in computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.
Each selected entrant will be contacted by electronic mail, mail or telephone within five (5) business days of the respective Drawing Date at the contact information provided on the entry form. If a selected entrant (a) cannot be reached within five (5) business days of the respective Drawing Date; (b) in the case of a Canadian selected entrant, fails to correctly answer the skill testing question (see below); or (c) fails to return the properly executed Affidavit and Release Form within the specified time (see below), then he/she will be disqualified and another entrant will be randomly selected until such time as contact is made with a selected entrant or there are no more eligible entries, whichever comes first. The Sponsor will not be responsible for failed attempts to contact a selected entrant.
Ten (10) Grand Prizes: Each Grand Prize Winner will receive one (1) Queen Size Sleep to Go by Serta® Luxury Fleece Blanket. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of each Grand Prize is $79. ARV of all Prizes is $790.
Any difference between the stated ARV and actual value, if any, will not be awarded. All federal, state and local taxes and all other costs and expenses associated with the acceptance and use of a prize not specifically set forth herein as being provided is the responsibility of each Grand Prize Winner.
Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portions thereof) of equal or greater value if prize (or portions thereof) cannot be awarded as described. Sponsor will determine all elements of prizes in its sole discretion. Prizes may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.
PRIZES ARE AWARDED “AS IS” WITH NO WARRANTY OR GUARANTEE EXPRESS OR IMPLIED. SPONSOR DISCLAIMS ALL AND ANY LIABILITY FOR THE ACTUAL PROVISION, QUALITY OR NATURE OF ANY THIRD PARTY PRODUCT OR SERVICE ACCEPTED BY THE WINNERS.
Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this promotion and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prize. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.
LIMITATIONS ON PRIZES. Limit one prize per entrant and per household per day. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portions thereof) of equal or greater value if prize (or portions thereof) cannot be awarded as described. Sponsor will determine all elements of prizes in its sole discretion. Prizes may not be assigned, transferred, changed or redeemed for cash, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. The awarding of any prize is contingent upon full compliance with these Official Rules.
RELEASE. Entrants agree to be bound by Official Rules. Entrants further release Facebook, Inc., the Sponsor, their affiliated and related companies, advertising and promotional agencies, the independent Sweepstakes organization and their respective shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents, representatives, successors and assigns (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from any liability in connection with a prize or the Sweepstakes. Entrants understand that Sponsor is not liable for injuries, losses or damages of any kind arising from participation in this Sweepstakes and acceptance, possession and use of prize. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the prizes. Decisions of Sponsor are final and binding in all respects.
DISPUTE RESOLUTION. Except where prohibited, by participating Sweepstakes entrants agree that: All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of participant(s) and Sponsor and its agents shall be governed by and construed exclusively in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois without giving effect to any principles of conflicts of law of any jurisdiction. Entrant agrees that any action at law or in equity arising out of or relating to this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be filed only in the state or federal courts located in the State of Illinois and entrant hereby consents and submits to the personal jurisdiction of such courts for the purposes of litigating any such action. Except where prohibited, by participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that: (a) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes, or awarding of the prizes, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action; and (b) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with participating in this Sweepstakes but in no event attorneys' fees; and (c) under no circumstances will any participant be permitted to obtain awards for and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for 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.
OTHER. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for entries it is unable to process due to network, hardware or other technical failures, or any other reason, or incomplete, damaged, misdirected, illegible, stolen or lost entries. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the web site or otherwise, in violation of the rules. CAUTION: Any attempt by an entrant or any other individual to deliberately damage any web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such individual to the fullest extent permitted by law.
Sponsor reserves the right to disqualify any non-conforming entries. Sponsor further reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate or modify this promotion if not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, technical corruption, non-authorized human intervention or force majeure. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to select winners from among all eligible entries received prior to date of cancellation. The use of automated entry systems or any other conduct that impedes the integrity of the Sweepstakes is prohibited. In the event of a dispute regarding online entry, Entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of an established e-mail account associated with the Entry. “Authorized account holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
GENERAL. Except where prohibited by law: (i) entry constitutes permission and a license to use entrant’s submission in tweets, in advertising and on web sites including Sponsor’s web site and third party social media website; (ii) entry constitutes permission to use each Winner's name, hometown, voice, likeness, photograph and any statements regarding this Sweepstakes for editorial, public relations, promotional and advertising purposes on behalf of Sponsor without compensation.
By participating and winning a prize, Winners release Facebook, Inc., Sponsor, and its parents, affiliates, subsidiaries and agencies and their respective directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability with respect to the prize won and participation in the Sweepstakes, subject to all federal, state, provincial and local laws and regulations. Void where prohibited. Taxes on prizes are sole responsibility of Winners. An IRS Form 1099 will be issued if required by law. For Winners’ names, available after December 5, 2013, send a separate, self-addressed, stamped envelope to Serta International, 2600 Forbs Avenue, Hoffman Estates, IL 60192 Attn: Serta’s Cozy Up to Winter Winners. VT residents may omit return postage. Requests must be received no later than January 15, 2014.
Serta® and Sleep to Go® are trademarks of Serta, Inc.