Kmart Fashion & Sofia Vergara Footwear Twitter Sweepstakes
2012 Official Rules
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED.
1. HOW TO ENTER: Kmart Fashion & Sofia Vergara Footwear Twitter Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 11:45 am Eastern Time (“ET”) / 8:45 am Pacific Time (“PT”) and ends Friday, April 27th, 2012 at 7:00 pm ET / 4 pm PT (“Sweepstakes Period”). To enter, you must (a) have an active Twitter account; (b) follow the official Twitter account for Kmart Fashion (http://www.twitter.com/KmartFashion) (c) submit at least one (1) Qualifying Tweet (as defined in Section 3 below) in response to a Tweet from the official Kmart Fashion Twitter account (@KmartFashion) or the official Sofia Vergara Twitter account (@SofiaVergara): “Want to win a pair of my @KmartFashion shoes??? Retweet & you might win! (link to picture) http://kmrt.us/SofVERShoes.” Limit one entry per person during the Sweepstakes Period. Sponsor’s decisions will be final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes and winner eligibility. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. Not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible or misdirected entries, all of which are void. Each potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized individual account holder of the Twitter account associated with the winning entry in order to be awarded a prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to the terms of these Official Rules.
2. ELIGIBILITY: Open to all legal U.S. residents who are individuals 13 or older at the time of entry, excluding employees of Sears Holdings Management Corporation, its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies and advertising and promotion agencies, and the immediate families and/or household members of each of the above. Void where prohibited.
3. QUALIFYING TWEET: A “Qualifying Tweet” must meet all of the following requirements: (a) Follow @KmartFashion (b) ReTweet the @KmartFashion or @SofiaVergara Tweet “Want to win a pair of my @KmartFashion shoes??? Retweet & you might win! (link to picture) http://kmrt.us/SofVERShoes”; (c) not contain profanity, non-family-friendly content, derogatory, or other inappropriate content (as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion); (d) not infringe the copyright, trademark, privacy, publicity, or other personal or proprietary rights of any person or entity; (e) once published, an entry Tweet may not be made private or deleted during the Sweepstakes Period; and (f) meet the Twitter website’s technical and content requirements (available at www.twitter.com).
4. DRAWINGS: At approximately 8:00 pm ET on April 27, 2012, one (1) potential Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing from among all eligible entires received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by Sponsor’s representative or designee, whose decisions shall be final in all respects. An entry will only be counted if the Twitter service displays the entry from its public search stream (http://search.twitter.com). Sponsor is not responsible for entries undelivered to the public search stream on Twitter. Potential winners will be contacted directly via a direct message from Sponsor’s official Kmart Fashion account (@KmartFashion), e-mail, and/or telephone. If any potential winner cannot be contacted, or if prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner forfeits prize.
5. PRIZES: There will be one (1) Prize, consisting of the winner’s choice of one (1) pair of spring/summer 2012 Sofia by Sofia Vergara shoes offered for sale by Kmart. Approximate retail value of Prize is $45.00.
6. PRIZE ACCEPTANCE: Prize is not transferable. Taxes on Prize are sole responsibility of winner. No Prize substitutions or cash redemptions allowed except by Sponsor, who may substitute a Prize of equal or greater value if advertised Prize becomes unavailable. Winners may be required to sign an affidavit of eligibility/release of liability and publicity (where permitted) (by parent/legal guardian if winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) within a time period designated by Sponsor, or Prize may be forfeited. By accepting Prize, winner consents to use of his/her name and likeness for advertising purposes worldwide without limitation and without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
7. CONDITIONS OF PARTICIPATION: By participating in the Sweepstakes, winner agrees to release Sponsor and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, related companies and advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their respective officers, directors, employees and agents from any and all liability, loss or damage of any kind arising out of or in connection with their participation in this sweepstakes or with respect to awarding, receipt, possession, use and/or misuse of any Prize.
Sponsor is not responsible for any printing, typographical, mechanical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Sweepstakes or in the announcement of the Prize. Sponsor is not responsible for electronic transmission errors resulting in omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operations or transmission, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to or alterations of entry materials, or for technical, network, telephone equipment, electronic, computer, hardware or software malfunctions or limitations of any kind, or inaccurate transmissions of or failure to receive entry information by Sponsor on account of technical problems or traffic congestion via mobile phone or otherwise. If for any reason the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or otherwise affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof without further obligation or advance notice. Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof at any time and for any reason without further obligation or advance notice. Sponsor reserves the right, but does not have any obligation, to select winners from eligible entries received as of the termination date. Sponsor further reserves the right to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process.
By entering, entrants agree to comply with these rules. In the event of a dispute as to who submitted an entry, the Entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the Twitter account submitted at the time of entry. “Authorized account holder” means the natural person who is in control of the email address associated with the entering Twitter account.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE SPONSOR’S WEBSITE(S) OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE IN VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK REMEDIES AND DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES TO THE EXTENT ALLOWED BY LAW) FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANTS TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW, INCLUDING CRIMINAL PROSECUTION.
If any portion of these rules is determined to be invalid or illegal, the remaining portions of these rules will remain in effect and be construed with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.
Twitter.com is not affiliated with this Sweepstakes in any way and is not responsible for the administration of the Sweepstakes or the awarding of any Prizes.
9. WINNER’S LIST: To obtain the winner’s list (available after approximately May 11, 2012 and until approximately July 12, 2013), send an email to email@example.com with the subject line “Kmart Fashion & Sofia Vergara Footwear Twitter Sweepstakes Winner’s List”
10. SPONSOR: Sears Holdings Management Corporation 3333 Beverly Road Hoffman Estates, Illinois 60179
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Kmart Fashion & Sofia Vergara Footwear Twitter Sweepstakes