BRACKET CHALLENGE CONTEST RULES
is conducting a Bracket Challenge Contest (the “Contest”) utilizing its proprietary “Pick-Em” games platform (the “Platform”). The purpose of the Contest is to engage the local audience with a contest in which they have an opportunity to win a prize. The Contest is subject to the following Rules:
PARTICIPATION IS STRICTLY VOLUNTARY. NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED
BY LAW. ALL FEDERAL, STATE AND LOCAL LAW AND REGULATIONS APPLY.
PARTICIPATION CONSTITUTES ACCEPTANCE OF RULES AND DECISIONS,
CONSENT TO USE AND RELEASE OF CLAIMS. By entering this contest or utilizing the
Platform, each participant warrants that he or she has read and agrees to abide
by these contest rules ("Official Rules") and that he or she is not
prohibited from participating in the contest or game. Participation in this
contest constitutes participant's full and unconditional acceptance
of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Company, and its respective
subsidiaries, affiliates, employees, partners and agents (collectively "Sponsor"),
which are final, binding and non-negotiable in all respects. Each participant
agrees to release, discharge, indemnify and hold harmless Sponsor and its
subsidiaries, affiliates, shareholders, employees, officers, directors, agents,
representatives, and advertising and promotion agencies from any liability
arising from or related to the Contest, including without limitation, claims
based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy. Further, each participant
fully and unconditionally releases all claims for consideration, copyright
infringement and all other claims of any nature relating to the use of
participant's entry, name or likeness.
3. ELIGIBILITY. Except where prohibited by law, participation is
open to anyone 18 years of age and older.
Proof of age and identity must be furnished upon request. Company reserves the right in its sole
discretion to cancel, terminate, suspend or amend this contest at any time for
any reason without prior notice. Company further reserves the right to amend
these Official Rules at any time without prior notice, in its sole discretion. Company
reserves the right to disqualify any participant for any reason, including, but
not limited to, violation of these Official Rules or infringement of the rights
of a third-party. This Contest is void where prohibited by law. Company is not
responsible for any printing or typographical errors in any material associated
with the contest.
TO PARTICIPATE. This Contest/Game will run between 12:01 a.m.
CST on March 19, 2019 until 11:59 pm CST on April 8, 2019.
A. To participate, go to All entries must be completed prior to tip-off of the first 2019 NCAA College Basketball Tournament Game (Dayton, OH, March 19, 2019). and fill out the on-line entry form as instructed.
ONLY ONE ENTRY PER INDIVIDUAL. Proof of submission does not constitute proof of delivery. By submitting an entry, participants agree to abide by these Official Rules. Automated entries or entries generated by robots or scripts are prohibited and will result in disqualification of any and all associated entrants. Persons submitting entries under false pretenses will be disqualified. If for any reason the Contest or Platform is not capable of running as planned, including infection by a computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes which corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the contest, Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest/game. Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with the entry process, and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the contest. Company has no obligation to notify a participant of his/her disqualification. CAUTION: Any attempt by a participant to undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest or Platform may be a violation of criminal and civil laws and Company reserves the right to prosecute and seek damages from any such participant to the fullest extent of the law. Company is not responsible for any lost, illegible or misdirected entries. Entries will not be returned and will become the property of Company for promotional and other use, and by entering participants assign any and all rights in and to the entries, and copyrights thereof, to Company. By entering, each participant authorizes Company to use his or her name, likeness and image in its advertising and promotion. By entering, each participant releases, indemnifies and agrees to hold harmless Company and their respective directors, officers and employees, from any and all claims, liabilities, losses or damages of any kind whatsoever resulting in whole or in part from their participation in the Contest.
OF WINNER. Company will contact the
winning participants by phone, mail or e-mail by the information provided on the
6. PRIZE. Total score is calculated
by one (1) point correctly selected first (1st) round games, two (2) points for
correctly selected second (2nd) round games, four (4) points for correctly
selected third (3rd) round games, eight (8) points for correctly selected fourth
(4th) round games, sixteen (16) points for correctly selected fifth (5th) round
games and thirty-two (32) points for a correctly selected championship game. In
the event of a tie, the precedence level of the tie-breakers are as follows: 1.
The closest combined predicted score of the Total Score and Total Rebounds of
the championship game 2. If a tie remains, the total number of correctly
selected play-in games breaks the tie 3. If a tie remains, the bracket
submitted the earliest will be awarded as the winner. No Prize may be transferred or substituted by
a participant. Company reserves the right to change any actual prize at any
time during the contest. In this event, every effort will be made to provide a
prize of like estimated value. Company does not warrant or make any
representations in connection with the prize, express or implied. Any gift
cards awarded as prizes are not redeemable for cash except where required by
law. All costs and expenses not
specified in the above prize descriptions, including the duty to pay taxes, are
the sole responsibility of the prize winners. Winning Participants shall be responsible for
any taxes associated with the Prize and Company may withhold taxes if required
by law. Any difference between the approximate retail value and the actual cost
of any prize will not be awarded. Unclaimed prizes will not be awarded, and if by
reason of an error, more prizes are claimed than the
number set forth in the Official Rules, all persons making purportedly valid
claims will be included in a random drawing to award the advertised number of
prizes available in the prize category in question. No more than the advertised
number of prizes will be awarded.
7. MISCELLANEOUS. Everything for this contest is provided as is, without warranty of any kind, express or implied. By entering, participants consent to the exclusive venue and jurisdiction of the state and federal courts of Indianapolis, Indiana, in all disputes arising out of or related to these rules or this contest. This contest is governed and construed under the laws of the , excluding its conflict of laws principles.