The Dogster Inc Dog Breed Photo Game
Summer Streak Showdown Sweepstakes
- HOW TO ENTER: Beginning at 12:00:01 a.m. Pacific Time ("PT") on August 1, 2009 and ending at 14:18:00 p.m. PT on September 22, 2009 ("Promotion Period"), access Dog Breed Photo Game, provide all required information and follow the on-screen instructions to register and play the Breed Photo Game Summer Streaks Showdown Sweepstakes. Multiple participants are not permitted to share the same email address.
- ELIGIBILITY: Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of, and currently residing within, the continental U.S. (excluding residents of Alaska), of legal age of majority in their state of residence (18 years old, except 19 in AL and NE, 21 in MS), with internet access and who have a valid e-mail address at time of entry. Employees of, Dogster.com, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, distributors, suppliers, advertising and promotional agencies, and any other individuals engaged in any way in the development, production, printing, distribution or execution of this Sweepstakes, and their immediate family members (spouse, parent, child, sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in the same household of each such employee, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win prizes. Void in AK, outside the continental U.S. and where prohibited by law. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws.
- DRAWING/AWARDING/ODDS: One (1) winner will be selected who has achieved the longest streak on the Breed Photo Game Summer Streaks Showdown Sweepstakes. The winner will be determined by Dogster Inc. on or about October 1st, 2009, from among all eligible entries. One (1) Runner up and One (1) Third prize winner shall be selected. Five (5) additional Door Prizes shall be awarded at random and for purposes of these five prizes, all persons who have played the Breed Photo Game Summer Streaks Showdown Sweepstakes between 12:00:00 a.m. August 1st and 14:18:00 p.m. September 22nd will be eligible for this part of the drawing. Each participant who achieves a streak of 100 or greater shall receive two entries into the Drawing. For example an entrant with a streak of 1 shall receive 1 entry, an entrant with a streak of 100 shall receive 2 entries, an entrant with a streak of 500 shall also receive 2 entries. The drawing will be conducted by Dogster Inc, whose decisions are final and binding on all matters relating to this Sweepstakes. Potential winners will be notified by email. It is the sole responsibility of an entrant to notify Sponsor if his or her e-mail address or mailing address changes by contacting Dogster Inc. at the address listed below. Should a notification e-mail to any potential winner, after up to three (3) attempts, be returned as undeliverable or a potential winner not be in compliance with these rules, such potential winner will be disqualified and, at Sponsor's discretion, an alternate winner will be selected at random from among all of the remaining eligible entries received on the day the disqualified entrant's entry was received. Prizes will be mailed via U.S. mail to the address submitted upon registration following completion of winner verification process. Odds of winning a prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
- PRIZES: First Prize: One (1) Dyson Vacuum Cleaner, Approximate Retail Value ("ARV"): $500. Second Prize: One (1) Flip HD Video Camera, ARV $229. Third Prize: $100 Gift Card. Five (5) Door Prizes: $25 gift card. Total ARV of all prizes: $954. Prizes are awarded "as is" with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied by Sponsor. Other than as stated herein, no substitution, cash equivalent or transfer of prize permitted by winners. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of comparable or greater value, at its sole discretion. All federal, state and local taxes, and all costs and expenses related to the acceptance and use of a prize not specified in these Official Rules as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the winner. Limit one (1) prize per family/household. All prize details are at Sponsor's sole discretion.
- GENERAL: By participating, participants agree (a) to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and judges which are final and binding in all matters; (b) to the use by Sponsor and its designees of their names, cities and states of residence, and likenesses for advertising and promotional purposes in any and all media now or hereafter known throughout the world in perpetuity without additional compensation, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law; and (c) to release, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Dogster.com, Sweepstakes Administrator, and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, retailers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any other individuals engaged in any way in the development, production, printing, distribution or execution of this Sweepstakes, and the respective directors, officers, agents and employees of the foregoing (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any liability, claims, losses and damages arising out of or relating to their participation in this Sweepstakes and the acceptance, use, misuse or possession of any prize received in this Sweepstakes. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, stolen, damaged, garbled, inaccurate, incomplete, undelivered, delayed or misdirected entries or undeliverable email addresses for whatever reason, or for errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, in each case whether arising by the way of technical or other failures or malfunctions of computer hardware, software, communications devises, or transmission lines, or data corruption, theft, destruction, unauthorized access to or alteration of entry materials, loss or otherwise. Entries will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry and such individual must be eligible according to these rules. "Authorized account holder" of any email address is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet Access provider, on-line service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address. Participant may be requested to provide Sponsor with proof that the participant is the authorized e-mail account holder of the e-mail address associated with the entry. Proof of submitting entry will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor. Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors, malfunctions or problems of any kind, whether computer, network, printing, typographical, wireless, technical, human or otherwise, relating to or in connection with this Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the announcement of the prizes, the processing of entries, or any Sweepstakes-related material. The use of automated software or computer programs to enter the Sweepstakes is prohibited and any individual who uses or attempts to use such methods to register will be disqualified and his/her entry will be void. Released Parties disclaim any liability for damage to any computer system resulting from participation in, or accessing or downloading information or software in connection with, this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to modify or terminate this Sweepstakes, should any virus, bug, technical failures, unauthorized human intervention or other causes corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, and if terminated, at its discretion, conduct a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received up to the date of discontinuance for the prizes offered herein. In the event of any such cancellation, termination or suspension, a notice will be posted on www.dogster.com. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any entrant (and void his/her entry) from this Sweepstakes or any other promotion conducted now or in the future by Sponsor or any of its affiliates if his or her fraud or misconduct affects the integrity of the Sweepstakes or who is otherwise in violation of these Official Rules. You are not a winner until your eligibility has been verified, and it is determined that you have complied with all terms of these Official Rules. All materials submitted become the property of Sponsor and will not be returned. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS 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.
- WINNERS LIST: For a list of the winners (available after October 1, 2009), send a self-addressed, stamped, business size (#10) envelope by October 31, 2009 to: Dogster Inc. Breed Quiz Sweepstakes Winners List Request, 555 DeHaro St Suite 350 San Francisco CA 94107
- SPONSOR: Dogster Inc., 555 DeHaro St Suite 350 San Francisco CA 94107; Phone: 415-934-0400