NO PURCHASE REQUIRED TO ENTER OR WIN
SPONSOR: The Game is sponsored by AOL Inc., 770 Broadway, New York, NY 10003 ("Sponsor").
AGREEMENT TO OFFICIAL RULES: Participation in the Game constitutes entrant's full and unconditional agreement to and acceptance of these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which are final and binding. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein.
TIMING: The Game begins at 11:00 am Eastern Time ("ET") on January 30, 2012 and ends at 3:00 pm ET on February 24, 2012 (the "Game Period"). Entries received prior to or after the Game Period will be disqualified.
HOW TO ENTER: During the Game Period, "http://news.moviefone.com/predict-the-news/?league=Oscars%202012" (the "Site") and follow the instructions to submit your entry by answering the posted trivia question. A trivia question will be posted twice each weekday, Monday through Friday, at approximately 11:00 am ET and 3:00 pm ET. Limit one (1) entry for each question answered, for a possible total of two (2) entries per person per day (except for the first day, which will have three (3) trivia questions at time of launch). The use of any agencies or automated software to submit entries will void all entries submitted by that person.
DAILY DRAWINGS: At the conclusion of each Entry Period, one (1) winner will be selected in a random drawing of all eligible entries received during the applicable Entry Period. The odds of being selected as a potential winner depend on the number of eligible entries received during the applicable Entry Period.
GRAND PRIZE WINNER SELECTION: At the conclusion of the Game Period, entrant with the highest number of correct trivia answers will be deemed the potential Grand Prize Winner. In the event of a tie, Sponsor will select the Grand Prize Winner via a random drawing of all entries involved in the tie.
REQUIREMENTS OF THE POTENTIAL WINNERS: Except where prohibited, the potential winners may be required to complete and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (the "Affidavit/Release") and IRS W-9 form within seven (7) days of being notified. If a potential winner fails to sign and return the Affidavit/Release and W-9 form within the required time period, an alternate entrant may be selected in his/her place in a random drawing of all entries received. Acceptance of a prize constitutes consent to use winner's name and likeness for editorial, advertising and publicity purposes without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law. Limit one (1) Daily Prize per household.
PRIZES: Forty (40) Daily Winners will each receive two (2) movie tickets. Approximate Retail Value (ARV) of each Daily Prize is $24. One (1) Grand Prize Winner will receive one (1) year's worth of movie tickets (calculated a 2 tickets a week for 52 weeks). ARV of Grand Prize is $1,248. Movie tickets are subject to issuer's terms and conditions. No cash or other substitution may be made, except by the Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of equal or greater value if the prize is not available for any reason as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winners are responsible for any taxes and fees associated with receipt or use of a prize.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Game Entities are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunication or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, or network. Game Entities are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, seeding, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Game, or for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in the Game or downloading materials from or use of the website. The Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Game if it is not capable of running as planned, including, but not limited to, infection by computer virus, worms, tampering, unauthorized human intervention, fraud, technical failures or any other problems beyond the control of the Sponsor and award all prizes via a random drawing from among all eligible non-suspect entries received prior to cancellation. The Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Game or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to undermine the legitimate operation of the Game may be a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, the Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages (including attorneys' fees) from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. The Sponsor's failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. In case of a dispute as to the owner of an entry, entry will be deemed to have been submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address from which the entry is made. The authorized e-mail address holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
PUBLICITY: Except where prohibited by law, participation in the Game constitutes an entrant's consent for the Sponsor and the Sponsor's designees to use entrant's name, likeness, voice, opinions, biographical information, city and state of residence, and prize information for trade and promotional purposes in any media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide in perpetuity without further notice, payment or consideration.
RELEASE AND LIMITATIONS OF LIABILITY: By participating in the Game, entrants agree to release and hold harmless the Game Entities from and against any claim or cause of action arising out of participation in the Game, including, but not limited to: (a) unauthorized human intervention in the Game; (b) printing, seeding, or typographical errors; (c) lost, late, misdirected, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or undeliverable entries, prize claims, registrations, or e-mail; (d) errors in the administration of the Game or the processing of entries; or (e) injury, death or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant's participation in the Game or receipt and use or misuse of any prize. Entrant further agrees that in any cause of action, the Game Entities liability will be limited to the cost of entering and participating in the Game, and in no event shall the Game Entities be liable for attorney's fees. Entrant waives the right to claim any damages whatsoever, including, but not limited to, punitive, consequential, direct, or indirect damages.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, the Game or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate court located in the Commonwealth of Virginia. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrant's rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Game, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the Commonwealth of Virginia, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the Commonwealth of Virginia or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the Commonwealth of Virginia.
GAME RESULTS: To request the name of the Grand Prize Winner, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Moviefone Trivia Winner, c/o AOL, 331 N. Maple Dr, Rm 2A:D13, Beverly Hills, CA 90210. Requests must be received by March 15, 2012.
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