Red Bull LAN Gamer Invite Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.  OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

1.    Eligibility: The Red Bull LAN Gamer Invite Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia.  Entrants need not be physically present at the Red Bull LAN event (the “Event”) taking place from October 1, 2010 through October 3, 2010 at Red Bull Headquarters in Santa Monica, CA.  Employees of Red Bull North America, Inc. (“Red Bull” or “Sponsor”) and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising or promotional agents, and members of the immediate families (parent, child, or sibling) or households of any such employees, are not eligible to enter.
2.    Sweepstakes Period: The Sweepstakes period begins at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) on September 30, 2010 and ends at 7:00 p.m. PDT on each of October 3, 2010 (the “Sweepstakes Period”).  
3.    How to Enter: To enter the Sweepstakes, text-message the word “RBLAN” with a text-messaging capable device to RBULL (72855) during the Sweepstakes Period.  Entrants will receive a bounce back text message asking them to join the Red Bull Gaming Mob and submit their gamertag.  By text-messaging their gamertag, entrants will be automatically subscribed to Red Bull Gaming Mob.  Entrants may unsubscribe from Red Bull Gaming Mob by following instructions provided in the welcome text message.  Entrants will be charged according to their carrier’s standard text messaging rates and should contact their carrier for pricing plans and details.  Text-messaging may not be available through all wireless carriers.  All entries must be received during the Sweepstakes Period to be eligible.  Sponsor’s computer will be the official time clock for the Sweepstakes.  In the event of a dispute as to the ownership of an entry, the authorized account holder of the mobile phone number used to submit an entry will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned a mobile phone number by a wireless carrier.  The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.  Each mobile phone number will be counted only once for selection purposes.
4.    Selection of Winners:  All winners are subject to verification.  Potential prize winners will be selected at random by Sponsor on each of October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2010, from among all eligible entries received.  Each entrant is eligible to win only one (1) prize.
5.    Winner Verification and Notification:  The potential winners will be notified online by their gamertag between 7:00 p.m. PDT and 8:00 p.m. PDT on each of October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2010.  If a potential winner is not online during the notification attempt, he or she will forfeit their game invite and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner.  If a potential winner fails to respond to any notification attempt within the time period specified by Sponsor, or if any attempted notification or prize delivery is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner will be disqualified and forfeit his/her prize.  All decisions of Sponsor shall be binding and final.
6.    Prizes:  Each of the prizes consists of one (1) invite to game with Dave Walsh and friends during the Event, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  All details and restrictions set forth in these Official Rules apply.  No travel or accommodation is included.  No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of right to receive any prize will be allowed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize in its sole discretion.  The prize has no cash value.  Any taxes on the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.  An IRS form 1099 will be issued if required by law.  Prizes consist only of items expressly specified in these rules.  Any risks, costs or expenses associated with the acceptance or use of any prize are the responsibility of the winner.
7.    General Rules: Entry constitutes an irrevocable grant of permission to Sponsor and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotional partners and agents, and those they may designate from time to time, to use each entrant’s name, likeness, and city and state of residence in all media and formats whether now known or later developed, throughout the world in perpetuity, without any additional notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law).  Without limitation of the foregoing, by entering the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that Sponsor is permitted, subject to the terms outlined in Section 3 above, to enroll entrant in Red Bull Gaming Mob, thereby using his/her mobile phone number for Red Bull’s promotional, marketing and/or advertising purposes.   Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and/or to cancel, modify or suspend this Sweepstakes should entrant fraud or misconduct or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, integrity, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes.  In the event of termination of the Sweepstakes, a notice will be posted online. 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.  By entering, each entrant releases and agrees to hold Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, promotional partners and agents, and each of their directors, officers, employees and assigns, harmless from and against any and all claims and liability arising from or in connection with participation in this Sweepstakes, use of the entrant’s mobile phone number as permitted hereunder and/or use or redemption of the prize.  Entrants assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Sweepstakes or use or redemption of the prize.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law.  All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, corrupted, mutilated, misdirected, misdelivered, undelivered, blocked or delayed entries or other communications, or for technical or human errors, delays or failures of any kind in connection with the submission, transmission, processing, storage or selection of entries, including, without limitation, any malfunctions or failures of computer hardware, computer software, networks or telephone equipment, any data loss or corruption, or any technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof.  Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes is a violation of criminal and/or civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.   Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.  Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York.  All disputes arising out of or connected with this Sweepstakes will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or federal court located in New York, New York.
8.    Sponsor.  The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Red Bull North America, Inc.


Red Bull LAN T-Shirt Contest

OFFICIAL RULES


NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  A PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCE OF WINNING.  OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF THE 50 UNITED STATES AND THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

1.    Eligibility: The Red Bull LAN T-Shirt Contest (the “Contest”) is open to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States and the District of Columbia.  Entrants need not be physically present at the Red Bull LAN event (the “Event”) taking place from October 1, 2010 through October 3, 2010 at Red Bull Headquarters in Santa Monica, CA.  Employees of Red Bull North America, Inc. (“Red Bull” or “Sponsor”) and its parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising or promotional agents, and members of the immediate families (parent, child, or sibling) or households of any such employees, are not eligible to enter.
2.    Contest Period: The Contest period begins at 7:00 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) and ends at 5:00 p.m. PDT on each of October 1st, 2nd and 3rd, 2010 (collectively, the “Contest Period”).  
3.    How to Enter: To enter the Contest, text-message the word “WALSHY” with a text-messaging capable device to RBULL (72855) during the Contest Period.  Entrants will receive a bounce back text message asking them to join the Red Bull Mob and predict the winner and score of the Event.  Team names will be posted online at www.redbullusa.com/stream.  By text-messaging the team name and score, entrants will be automatically subscribed to Red Bull Mob.  Entrants may unsubscribe from Red Bull Mob by following instructions provided in the welcome text message.  Entrants will be charged according to their carrier’s standard text messaging rates and should contact their carrier for pricing plans and details.  Text-messaging may not be available through all wireless carriers.  All entries must be received during the Contest Period to be eligible.  Sponsor’s computer will be the official time clock for the Contest.  In the event of a dispute as to the ownership of an entry, the authorized account holder of the mobile phone number used to submit an entry will be deemed to be the entrant.  The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned a mobile phone number by a wireless carrier.  The potential winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder.  Each mobile phone number will be counted only once for selection purposes.
4.    Selection of Winners:  All winners are subject to verification.  The first twenty (20) entrants to correctly predict the winning team and score each day during the Contest Period will be selected as potential prize winners by Sponsor, from among all eligible entries received.  There will be a total of sixty (60) potential winners during the Contest Period.  Each entrant is eligible to win only one (1) prize.
5.    Winner Verification and Notification:  The potential winners will be notified by telephone within approximately twenty-four (24) hours of their entry.  If a potential winner cannot be reached within twenty-four (24) hours of the initial notification attempt, he or she may be disqualified and the prize awarded to an alternate winner.  If a potential winner fails to respond to any notification attempt within the time period specified by Sponsor, or if any attempted notification or prize delivery is returned as undeliverable, the potential winner will be disqualified and forfeit his/her prize.  All decisions of Sponsor shall be binding and final.
6.    Prizes:  Each of the prizes consists of one (1) exclusive “Walshy” t-shirt, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  All details and restrictions set forth in these Official Rules apply.  No travel or accommodation is included.  No substitution, cash redemption or transfer of right to receive any prize will be allowed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute an alternate prize in its sole discretion.  The approximate retail value of each prize is twenty dollars ($20).  Exact value depends on market conditions at time of prize fulfillment.  Any taxes on the prize are the sole responsibility of the winner.  An IRS form 1099 will be issued if required by law.  Prizes consist only of items expressly specified in these rules.  Any risks, costs or expenses associated with the acceptance or use of any prize are the responsibility of the winner.
7.    General Rules: Entry constitutes an irrevocable grant of permission to Sponsor and its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, promotional partners and agents, and those they may designate from time to time, to use each entrant’s name, likeness, and city and state of residence in all media and formats whether now known or later developed, throughout the world in perpetuity, without any additional notice or compensation (except where prohibited by law).  Without limitation of the foregoing, by entering the Contest, each entrant agrees that Sponsor is permitted, subject to the terms outlined in Section 3 above, to enroll entrant in Red Bull Mob, thereby using his/her mobile phone number for Red Bull’s promotional, marketing and/or advertising purposes.   Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process and/or to cancel, modify or suspend this Contest should entrant fraud or misconduct or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, integrity, security or proper operation of the Contest.  In the event of termination of the Contest, a notice will be posted online. Sponsor is not responsible for any typographical or other error in the printing of the offer, administration of the Contest, or in the announcement of the prize.  By entering, each entrant releases and agrees to hold Sponsor, its parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, promotional partners and agents, and each of their directors, officers, employees and assigns, harmless from and against any and all claims and liability arising from or in connection with participation in this Contest, use of the entrant’s mobile phone number as permitted hereunder and/or use or redemption of the prize.  Entrants assume all liability for any injury or damage caused, or claimed to be caused, by participation in this Contest or use or redemption of the prize.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law.  All federal, state, and local laws and regulations apply.  Sponsor is not responsible for lost, late, illegible, incomplete, damaged, corrupted, mutilated, misdirected, misdelivered, undelivered, blocked or delayed entries or other communications, or for technical or human errors, delays or failures of any kind in connection with the submission, transmission, processing, storage or selection of entries, including, without limitation, any malfunctions or failures of computer hardware, computer software, networks or telephone equipment, any data loss or corruption, or any technical problems or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any website or any combination thereof.  Caution: Any attempt by a participant to deliberately damage any Web site or undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest is a violation of criminal and/or civil laws and should such an attempt be made, Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law.  Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the Contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the Contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion.   Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.  Issues concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules shall be governed by the laws of the State of New York.  All disputes arising out of or connected with this Contest will be resolved individually, and without resort to class action, exclusively by a state or federal court located in New York, New York.
8.    Sponsor.  The sponsor of this Contest is Red Bull North America, Inc.

 

Red Bull LAN Official Rules