NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
The “BATTLESHIP HAWAIIAN GETAWAY” SWEEPSTAKES (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:00:01 am Pacific Time (“PT”) on August , 2012 and ends at 11:59:59 pm (PT) on September 5, 2012 (“Sweepstakes Period”). The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC (“Universal”), 10 Universal City Plaza, Universal City, CA 91608 (the “Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by entering, all participants agree to be bound by the terms and conditions herein.
ELIGIBILITY: THE SWEEPSTAKES IS OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE FIFTY (50) UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA (“ELIGIBILITY AREA”), WHO ARE TWENTY-ONE (21) OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. Employees and their immediate family members (defined as parents, children, siblings and spouse) of the Sponsor, “Prize Providers” (defined as Hawaiian Airlines, Inc., Hilton Worldwide, USS Missouri Memorial Association, Inc., Oahu Visitors Bureau), American Media, Inc., West Coast Marketing, a division of The Susquehanna Hat Company (“West Coast Marketing”) their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent and related companies and agencies (collectively the “Promotion Parties”) and those living in the household of same are not eligible. This Sweepstakes is void outside the Eligibility Area and where prohibited or restricted by law.
All U.S. federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations apply. By entering this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by all terms of these Official Rules.
HOW TO ENTER: Enter online via the Internet during the Sweepstakes Period by logging onto any of the following websites:
(each an “Entry Site” and collectively the “Entry Sites”) and following the directions for Sweepstakes entry; providing your first and last name, address, city, state, zip code, daytime telephone number, date of birth, gender and email address and indicating your decision to accept these Official Rules and enter the Sweepstakes. By submitting this information, you will receive one (1) “Entry” in this Sweepstakes. Such individuals submitting an Entry shall be referred to herein individually as an “Entrant” and collectively as “Entrants”.
ONLY ONE (1) ENTRY PER PERSON AND/OR EMAIL ADDRESS PER ENTRY SITE WILL BE ACCEPTED FOR THE SWEEPSTAKES.
The Entry Sites clocks will be the official timekeepers for the Sweepstakes.
The Promotion Parties, prize suppliers, and any and all Internet server(s) and access provider(s), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, retailers and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for: any incorrect or inaccurate Entry information; human errors; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including without limitation any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; inability to access an Entry Site; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, Entries; data that is processed late or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines or the Internet or any web sites (including the Entry Sites) or for any other reason whatsoever; typographical, printing or other errors; any mail which is late, lost, incomplete, misdirected, stolen, mutilated, illegible, or postage due, or any combination thereof. Proof of entering information at an Entry Site is not considered proof of delivery or receipt. Illegible, incomplete, Entries in excess of the limit stated above and mechanically reproduced Entries will be disqualified. All Entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. False, fraudulent or deceptive Entries or acts shall render Entrants ineligible. Sponsor shall have the right to disqualify any Entries that Sponsor have determined, in its sole and exclusive opinion, fail to adhere to these Official rules. By entering the Sweepstakes, Entrants affirm that they have read and accepted these Official Rules.
WINNER SELECTION: Potential prize winners will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible Entries received, on or about
September 12, 2012 by West Coast Marketing, an independent judging organization, whose decisions are and shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.
Potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email, telephone or overnight delivery by September 19, 2012. The potential Grand Prize winner will be required to execute and return a notarized Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability, an IRS W-9 form and where legal, a Publicity Release form within seven (7) days of date of issuance. The potential Grand Prize winner’s travel companion will be required to be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at time of potential Grand Prize winner notification and will be required to execute and return a notarized Release of Liability and (except where prohibited) a Publicity Release form within this same seven (7) day time period.
Failure to return all required documents within the stated time period, or to comply with any other provision herein, may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) result in the prize winner being disqualified and an alternate winner may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be selected. Potential First Prize winners will be notified within thirty (30) days of the random drawing date with the delivery of their prize via delivery service selected at sole discretion of Sponsor. If a prize notification or prize is returned as undeliverable for any reason, the prize may (at Sponsor’s sole discretion) be awarded to an alternate winner in a subsequent random drawing. The prizes are not transferable, assignable, or redeemable for cash. No substitution for a prize by the winners will be allowed. If necessary, due to unavailability of a prize for any reason, a prize of equal or greater value will be awarded at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. Prizes may not be sold, bartered or exchanged by the winners. Prizes are provided "as is" and without any warranty of any kind. Winners are responsible for all taxes and fees associated with prize receipt and/or use. By accepting a prize, each winner acknowledges compliance with these Official Rules.
All Federal, state and local tax liabilities are the responsibility of the winners. Acceptance of a prize constitutes permission (except where prohibited) to Sponsor and Prize Providers to use of winner's name, address (city and state), likeness and statements for publicity purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, notification or permission.
PRIZES: GRAND PRIZE (one 1 only will be awarded): The Grand Prize shall consist of a five (5) night trip for two (2) to Honolulu, HI (“Honolulu`”). The Trip Prize includes the following: (i) roundtrip (“R/T”) economy (coach) class airfare for two (2) from the major U.S. gateway airport nearest the winner’s hometown to Honolulu (all or part awarded in the form of Hawaiian Airlines miles certificates; see details below), (ii) five (5) consecutive nights hotel accommodations (single standard room, double occupancy; room and tax only) at the Hilton Hawaiian Village Waikiki Beach Resort (“Resort”), (iii) general admission for two (2) and admission for two (2) to “Battleship the Movie Tour” on the Battleship Missouri Memorial and (iv) a one (1) year “Family Basic” membership to the Battleship Missouri Memorial.
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Specific air carrier(s), Resort and all aspects of the Grand Prize are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor or Prize Providers. The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of the Grand Prize is $4,400. The actual value of the Grand Prize travel may vary depending on city of departure, date and times of travel, airfare fluctuations and Resort charges at the time of travel bookings. Actual value of the Grand Prize awarded may be lower or higher at the time it is fulfilled. If Grand Prize Winner elects to travel with no travel companion, no additional prize element will be substituted. Any difference between actual value and stated ARV will not be awarded. All travel is subject to the following restrictions and conditions: All meals, ground transfers, gratuities, excursions, insurance, fees, surcharges, service charges or passenger facility charges, incidentals and any other expenses not specified herein are the sole responsibility of the Grand Prize Winner and his or her travel companion. All travel arrangements are to be administered by Sponsor or Prize Providers. If the Grand Prize Winner residence is on the Island of Oahu (as determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor), airfare portion of the Grand Prize will not be awarded and no additional prize element substituted.
Grand Prize Winner and his/her travel companion will be required to travel on identical itineraries including the same departure date, destination and return date. Grand Prize Winner and his/her travel companion will be required to provide valid government issued photo ID (as required by airport and TSA authorities) at time of travel. No changes will be made to travel details once any element(s) of the travel arrangements have been booked. No frequent flier miles will be earned on any element of prize travel. Grand Prize conditions may be added or modified by Sponsor. Releasees are not responsible for any changes of any element of the Grand Prize and Releasees are not liable for any expenses incurred as a consequence of flight cancellation or flight delays. Sponsor or Prize Providers will not replace any lost or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates. Travel is subject to capacity controls, availability, blackout dates and certain other restrictions, which may include a Saturday night stay, all of which are subject to change. Grand Prize Winner must provide a minimum of forty-five (45) days advance notice of desired departure and all travel must be completed within one (1) year of awarding.
No stopovers are permitted on tickets issued as a prize; if a stopover occurs, the Grand Prize will terminate and full fare will be charged from the stopover point for the remaining trip segments, including the return. Once Resort and flight arrangements have been confirmed, no changes will be allowed except by Sponsor. An unclaimed and/or unused Grand Prize travel package will remain the property of Sponsor or the Prize Providers.
Important: Additional travel conditions and restrictions.
Hawaiian Airlines Rules for Mileage Award plus additional rules for O’ahu Visitors Bureau:
AIR TRAVEL DETAILS: The Hawaiian Airlines HawaiianMiles Award Certificate is valid one (1) year from date of issue. Winner is responsible for booking the airline travel. Winner must have or create a HawaiianMiles account with Hawaiian Airlines. Redemption and use of complimentary award miles for travel are wholly subject to terms and conditions of the HawaiianMiles Program, including expiration of award miles. Travel award redemptions are based on space availability (i.e., the number of seats allocated on any given flight for passengers using HawaiianMiles to pay for their travel). Failure to follow the proper redemption procedures may result in award nullification and loss of the award miles. The certificate is not transferable, exchangeable or replaceable, and it has no cash value. The certificate will not under any circumstances be extended past the date of expiration. If lost, mutilated, or stolen, the certificate will not be replaced. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and those set forth by Hawaiian Airlines as detailed in the HawaiianMiles Award Certificate and passenger ticket contract. Other restrictions apply. See the terms and conditions of the HawaiianMiles Program (http://www.hawaiianair.com/HawaiianMiles). The Sponsor is not responsible if any scheduled activity is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Tickets may be subject to issuer’s standard rain-check policies and procedures. All expenses, travel, and other costs not expressly stated in the package description above are the sole responsibility of winner. Travel companions must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of prize documents. Restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. By accepting a ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket.
If the Grand Prize winner is selected from a non-Hawaiian Airlines gateway city, the flights from a major airport closest to the winner’s respective city to a Hawaiian Airline gateway city for the winner and guest will be arranged by the O‘ahu Visitors Bureau at no additional cost to the winner. All other rules on restrictions, conditions and limitations indicated above apply.
The Sponsor of this promotion is Universal Studios Home Entertainment LLC, which is solely responsible for all aspects of the promotion. By participating in this promotion, all participants and prize winners agree that Hilton Worldwide, their partnerships, subsidiaries and affiliates and each of such entities’ respective officers, directors, agents and employees are not responsible or liable for any injury, loss, illness, litigation or damage that may occur from participation in the promotion or acceptance, possession, use or misuse of prizes. In the event that any dispute arises regarding the meaning or interpretation of these official rules, participants agree that the dispute shall be resolved by applying the laws of California and that it shall be resolved by and within the courts of that state in Los Angeles County. The Hilton logo and logotype are registered trademarks of Hilton Hospitality, Inc.
FIRST PRIZE (twenty-five 25 only will be awarded): Each First Prize will consist of one (1) Battleship Blu-ray™ combo pack. First Prize ARV: $20.00 each.
Grand Prize and First Prizes may be referred to herein individually as a “Prize” and collectively as “Prizes”.
The odds of winning a Prize are determined by the total number of eligible Entries received. Total ARV of all Prizes in this Sweepstakes is $4,900.
LIMITATIONS ON LIABILITY: Releasees shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply a prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Releasees’ sole control. Releasees shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the air carrier(s), Resort(s), or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Releasees shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage.
GENERAL: By entering this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree that Releasees shall not be liable for personal injuries, death, damages, expenses or costs or losses of any kind resulting from participation or inability to participate in this Sweepstakes or parts thereof or acceptance of, use of or inability to use the prize or parts thereof including, without limitation, claims, suits, injuries, losses and damages related to personal injuries, death, damage to or destruction of property, rights of publicity or privacy, defamation or portrayal in a false light (whether intentional or unintentional), whether under a theory of contract, tort (including negligence), warranty or other theory. Winners agree to release the Releasees from any and all liability and responsibility with respect to a prize (including any property loss, damage, personal injury or death). Winners acknowledge the aforementioned individuals and entities have neither made nor are in any manner responsible for any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, related to a Prize.
If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof), including but not limited to the Entry Sites becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of Entries in accordance with these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by Entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. In the event this Sweepstakes is cancelled, the Sponsor will conduct a random drawing to award the prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to the time of the action or event warranting such cancellation. If such cancellation, termination, modification, or suspension occurs, notification will be posted at the Entry Sites. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE (INCLUDING THE ENTRY SITES) OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. If a dispute arises about who submitted an Entry on an Entry Site, the Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the email account entered. The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. A potential winner may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the email address associated with the winning Entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
NOTE: Entry via the internet must be made by the Entrant only at an Entry Site. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or email address, including, but not limited to, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. The use of any device or computer software to automate the Entry process is prohibited.
WINNERS LIST: For the names of Winners (available after October 10, 2012) or a copy of these Official Rules, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “BATTLESHIP HAWAIIAN GETAWAY” SWEEPSTAKES - WINNERS LIST <OR> OFFICIAL RULES (PLEASE SPECIFY WHICH), PO Box 56436, Sherman Oaks, CA 91413. Vermont residents may omit return postage for Official Rules requests. Official Rules are also available during the Sweepstakes Period at the Entry Sites.