Form to enter sweepstakes can be found here.
NO PURCHASE, OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THIS SWEEPSTAKES.
A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THERE IS NO SKILL INVOLVED IN WINNING THIS SWEEPSTAKES. ODDS OF WINNING WILL DEPEND ON THE TOTAL NUMBER OF ELIGIBLE ENTRIES RECEIVED.
VOID OUTSIDE THE STATE OF WISCONSIN AND WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.
These Official Rules govern the custom ‘Engagement Ring Giveaway’ (“Sweepstakes”) offered by The Jewelry Center (“Sponsor/Administrator”). By submitting an entry to this Sweepstakes, during the Sweepstakes Entry Period, you agree to these official rules. Please read them carefully before entering.
ELIGIBILITY: The participating retailer’s ‘Engagement Ring Giveaway’ is open to permanent, legal residents, physically residing in Wisconsin. Entrants must be eighteen (18) years of age or older on the date of entry. Employees of the The Jewelry Center, their respective affiliates, sales representatives, dealers, suppliers, wholesalers, distributors, subsidiaries, advertising and promotion agencies and their immediate family members (spouse, child, sibling, parent, grandparent and their respective spouses), and those living in the same household of each (whether legally related or not) are ineligible to enter or win the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations, and is void where prohibited by law. The Jewelry Center has the right to verify the eligibility of each entrant and change winner for any reason if necessary.
SPONSOR & ADMINISTRATOR: The Jewelry Center, 7477 W. Layton Ave., WI, Greenfield 53220.
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: By participating in the Sweepstakes, entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor/Administrator, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. The Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, any social media network including and not limited to Facebook, Instagram, Twitter, Pinterest, Google , or YouTube (“Social Media Network”). Entrants understand that they are providing their information to the Sponsor/Administrator, and not to a Social Media Network. Any questions, comments, or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes shall be directed to Sponsor/Administrator.
ENTRY PERIOD: The Sweepstakes begins on the the 1st of each month and ends on the last day of each month. The Sponsor/Administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Online entries will be accepted before the start date of the sweepstakes or before the retailer starts marketing the Custom Sweepstakes landing page.
Limit one (1) Entry per person during the Sweepstakes Entry Period.
All requested information on the entry form at the Sweepstakes must be completed to enter the Sweepstakes. Incomplete entries will be disqualified. Entries will become the property of the Sponsor/Administrator, their Retail Partners and Marketing Partners. All entries must be received by the close of the entry period.
Participants may only enter the sweepstakes once during the entry period, via the online entry form. Any attempt by any entrant to submit entry forms using multiple/different email addresses, identities or any other methods will void that entrant’s entry form and that entrant may be disqualified. In the event of a dispute regarding any entry, the authorized account holder of the email address will be deemed to be the entrant. The Authorized Account Holder is defined as the person assigned to an email address, by an Internet access provider, online Software provider or other organization responsible for assigning email addresses. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.
Automated Entries are prohibited and use of any automated or computer system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification if detected. Normal Internet access and usage charges imposed by your online service may apply. If participating via mobile device, standard phone data rates and usage charges imposed by your phone Software provider may apply.
The Sponsor/Administrator and Software Provider are not responsible for lost, late, or misdirected entries, or entries containing incorrect or incomplete information. The Sponsor/Administrator and Software Provider are not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer, on-line, or Internet systems or servers, computer equipment, software, failure of any e-mail or email or entry or confirmation or winners notice on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet, problems with the Sweepstakes Landing Page or their Website.
PRIZES: One (1) winner will receive a a custom engagment ring of their choice valued up to $2500 or a $2500 credit towards an engagment ring of their choosing. The winner may also choose to update their engagement ring for a fresh look, or design a ring for renewing vows. The prize must be for an engagement ring or an engagement-ring style.
All fees as well as federal, state, and other taxes, costs and expenses relating to the use, acceptance and possession of the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner. The Winner will be required to provide a copy of their Driver’s License or Passport and necessary tax form to the Sponsor/Administrator, to receive an IRS Form 1099 reflecting the final actual retail value (ARV) of the prize, which is valued at $2500. Consult with your tax professional regarding potential tax implications.
If the potential winner refuses to provide any required information to the Sponsor to claim the prize, the Sponsor will select an alternate potential winner through a new random drawing, from the remaining eligible entries. All prize details are at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. No substitution or transfer of prize is permitted by winner. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at their sole discretion.
WINNER SELECTION: The Winner of the Sweepstakes will be selected by the Sponsor/Administrator in a random drawing at the end of each month from the eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period, from the Sponsor’s Custom ‘BridalSweepstakes’ Landing Page. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received throughout the Sweepstakes.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: The Sponsor/Administrator will notify the winner, directly, once the winner has been randomly selected. The Winner will be notified via email, through the email address they entered while registering for the Sweepstakes, within five (5) days following the winner selection.
Noncompliance with these Official Rules, failure to submit required forms, return of prize notification as undeliverable, or an ability to locate the potential winner within 7 days after notification will result in disqualification of the potential winner, based on the Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Sponsor shall have no liability for a winner’s failure to receive notices due to winner’s spam, junk email or other security settings, or for the potential winner’s provision of incorrect or otherwise non-functioning contact information. If the potential winner cannot be reached, forfeits the prize, is disqualified for any reason, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, the Sponsor/Administrator will select an alternate potential winner in a new random drawing, from among all remaining eligible entries, and will in good faith use best efforts to award the prize to an alternate winner (a maximum up to 3 alternate winners may be drawn).
For the name of the winner, please contact the Sponsor/Administrator at firstname.lastname@example.org with the email subject line “Custom BridalSweepstakes – Winner Name Request”. Requests for Prize Winner Name must be received no later than three (3) months after the end of the Sweepstakes Period.
PUBLICITY RELEASE – Rights granted by You: By entering the Sweepstakes and accepting the prize, winner agrees that the Sponsor, and those acting under the Sponsor’s authority, including the Software provider, may use winner’s name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, image or statements about the Sweepstakes, and biographical information as news, publicity or information and for trade, advertising, public relations and promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, (including but not limited to internet and television broadcast) without further consent or compensation except where prohibited. Entrant releases and holds harmless the Released Parties for any liability, claims and causes of action based on defamation or violation of rights of publicity or privacy.
RELEASE: By participating, each entrant gives permission to Sponsor/ Administrator to contact them by email for Promotion-related purposes and for general marketing or advertising purposes unrelated to a Promotion. By participating in the Promotion, each entrant agrees to release, and hold harmless the Sponsor/Administrator, their Retail Partners, respective parent companies, subsidiaries, divisions, affiliates and related companies, Software Provider together with and the respective officers, directors, employees, agents, successors, assigns and licensees of each of them, and those companies supplying prizes (collectively the “Released Parties”) from any liability for losses, damages or injuries arising in connection with their participation in the sweepstakes or the award or use of the prize. Released Parties shall not be liable for any loss, theft, damage of personal items or valuables.
AMENDMENTS / MODIFICATIONS: Sponsor holds the right to make any changes/modifications to the Sweepstakes at any point of time, regardless of what stage the Sweepstakes is at; changes include, but are not limited to the Official Rules, Start & End Date of the Sweepstakes, Prize of the Sweepstakes, and Winner of the Sweepstakes, etc. The Sponsor can extend/change the Dates of the Sweepstakes if they have not received at least 25,000 entries in total.
GENERAL RULES: By participating in this Sweepstakes, Entrants agree to be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor.
Sponsor has the right, in its sole discretion, to maintain the integrity of the Sweepstakes, to void votes for any reason, including, but not limited to; multiple entries from the same user from different IP addresses; multiple entries from the same computer more than that allowed by sweepstakes rules, incomplete, illegible, corrupted, damaged, destroyed, forged, false, lost, late or misdirected, deceptive or otherwise not in compliance with the Official Rules. Entries generated by a script, or the use of bots, macros, computer programs, programmed robotic or other technical means are void, and may be disqualified.
Entries submitted by entrants who do not meet the eligibility requirements (including all requirements with respect to age and residence) are void. Sponsor is not responsible for any problems or technical malfunctions of any telephone network or lines, computer, online, or internet systems or services, servers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry or confirmation or winners notice on account of technical problems or traffic congestion on the internet, problems with Sweepstakes websites, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other persons computer resulting from downloading any materials in connection with the sweepstakes. Entries become the property of the Sponsor and may not be acknowledged or returned.
DISPUTES: The Sweepstakes and/or Official Rules will be governed by the internal laws of the WI. As a condition of participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree that any and all disputes which cannot be resolved between the parties, and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Sweepstakes shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively by arbitration under the rules of the American Arbitration Association before a single arbitrator located in WI. Further, in any such dispute, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, or consequential damages, including reasonable attorney’s fees, other than participant’s actual out-of-pocket expenses (i.e. costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes), and entrant further waives all rights to have damages multiplied or increased.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE ASSOCIATED WITH THE PROMOTION OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT, AND SPONSOR AND/OR ITS AGENTS RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON OR PERSONS RESPONSIBLE FOR THE ATTEMPT TO THE FULL EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.