Allstate Good Hands Catch Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

 


NO PURCHASE OR QUOTE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  PURCHASE OR QUOTE DOES NOT IMPROVE CHANCES OF WINNING.  THE FOLLOWING SWEEPSTAKES IS VALID IN ILLINOIS ONLY AND IS OPEN ONLY TO ELIGIBLE PERSONS (AS DEFINED IN THE RULES BELOW).  VOID ELSEWHERE AND WHEREVER PROHIBITED.  DO NOT PARTICIPATE IN THE SWEEPSTAKES IF YOU DO NOT FALL WITHIN THE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS AS SET FORTH BELOW. 

 

Sweepstakes Name:  Allstate Good Hands Catch Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”).

 

Sweepstakes Dates:  Sweepstakes registration is scheduled to begin on 9/2/2013 at 12:00am CT and is scheduled to end at 11:59pm CT on 12/27/2013 (the “Registration Period”) and consists of (16) entry periods (each “Entry Period”) as outlined in the chart below. Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations and is void outside the U.S. and where prohibited.

 

Entry Period

Begins

Ends

Winner Selection

1

9/2/2013 at 12:00:00am CT

9/8/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

9/9/2013

2

9/8/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

9/15/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

9/16/2013

3

9/15/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

9/22/2013 at 7:29:59pm CT

9/23/2013

4

9/22/2013 at 7:30:00pm CT

9/29/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

9/30/2013

5

9/29/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

10/6/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

10/7/2013

6

10/6/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

10/10/2013 at 7:24:59pm CT

10/11/2013

7

10/10/2013 at 7:25:00 pm CT

10/20/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

10/21/2013

8

10/20/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

11/4/2013 at 7:39:59pm CT

11/5/2013

9

11/4/2013 at 7:40:00 pm CT

11/10/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

11/11/2013

10

11/10/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

11/17/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

11/18/2013

11

11/17/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

11/24/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

11/25/2013

12

11/24/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

12/1/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

12/2/2013

13

12/1/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

12/9/2013 at 7:39:59pm CT

12/10/2013

14

12/9/2013 at 7:40:00 pm CT

12/15/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

12/16/2013

15

12/15/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

12/22/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

12/23/2013

16

12/22/2013 at 12:00:00pm CT

12/29/2013 at 11:59:59am CT

12/30/2013

 

Who May Enter:  Sweepstakes is open to legal residents of  Illinois who are age 18 or older as of date of entry, and have a valid driver’s license, except the following classes of persons who are not eligible to enter:

(a)     Employees, officers, and directors of Allstate Insurance Company (“Sponsor”), Million Dollar Media, LLC (the “Administrator”), other participating Sponsors, each of their respective franchisees, parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, distributors, retailers, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the design or execution of this promotion (collectively, “Released Parties”), and the members of the immediate families or households, whether or not related, of any of the above. “Immediate family members” includes, for purposes of this promotion, parents (including in-laws), grandparents, siblings (including step-siblings), children (including step-children), grand children (including step grand children) and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside.

 

 

How to Enter – On-Line Registration and Entry:  Visit www.allstatecatch.com anytime during the “Registration Period”.  Follow the on-line instructions to complete the registration for first time visitors.  No purchase, fee or payment of any kind is required to register.  Each entrant must fully complete the entry page with all required information, including your name, complete address (including city, state and zip), valid email address, birth date, and phone number (including area code) along with your prediction of which player on the Chicago professional football team will be selected as the player who had the ‘Allstate good hands catch of the game’ for the upcoming game as listed on the sweepstakes microsite.  After having read and agreed to these Official Rules, click the submit button to submit your on-line entry.  All entries must be fully complete for all required registration and entry information and must be received by the deadline for each Entry Period; OR;

 

Mail: To enter the Sweepstakes without completing the online requirements & receive one (1) entry in the Sweepstakes, hand print your full name, complete mailing address, daytime phone number (with area code), date of birth along with your prediction of which player on the Chicago professional football team will be selected as the player who had the ‘Allstate good hands catch of the game’ for the applicable entry period on a piece of 3”x5” piece of paper, indicate the applicable entry period and mail your entry to: Allstate Good Hands Catch Sweepstakes, c/o Million Dollar Media, LLC, PO Box 278, Woodbridge, NJ  07095. All mail enteries must be received during the applicable entry period and before the corresponding winner selection date listed above  Maximum of one (1) mail-in entry per person per household is allowed per entry period. 

 

Maximum of one registration per person or per valid email address during the entire Sweepstakes period.  Registering more than one time during the entire Sweepstakes period (by using the same or alternate names or email addresses) will invalidate all entries by that entrant. Any available opt-in opportunities are not required to enter or participate in the Sweepstakes, and checking the opt-in boxes will not improve your chances of winning.  Participants may return to participate and enter the Sweepstakes a maximum of one time during each entry period (see above) by logging in with the email used during their registration.  Maximum of one entry per person or per valid email address per Entry Period. 

 

Any incomplete or illegible entries will be disqualified.  Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, incorrect, illegible, incomplete, invalid, unintelligible, damaged, or for entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these rules, or for any entry not submitted or received due to any technical error or failure, human error, unauthorized human intervention, inaccurate capture or mis-entry of any required information, failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions, or defects of any cell phone provider, network computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, or software, including any injury or damage to participant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Sweepstakes; or the failure to capture any such information or effects of hackers or failure of any electronic equipment, computer or cellular transmissions and/or network connections; all of which will be disqualified.  

 

Each participant must submit an entry on his/her own behalf.  Any entry submitted on behalf of another individual or using another person’s mobile number or email address will be disqualified and ineligible to claim any prize.  No mechanically reproduced or automated entries permitted.  Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification and all such entries will be deemed void.  False and/or deceptive entries or acts, including misrepresentation of age, shall render such entries ineligible. 

 

In the event of a dispute as to any participant associated with an on-line entry, the authorized account holder of the e-mail address used to enter will be deemed to be the participant and he/she must be eligible according to these Official Rules. The “authorized account holder” is the natural person assigned 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 address. 

 

By entering the Sweepstakes, you affirm that you have read and accepted these Official Rules.  The laws of the United States apply to and govern this Sweepstakes and any claims must be raised and resolved in the United States.  Any information collected by registering to enter the Sweepstakes shall be used only in a manner consistent with these Official Rules and with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy. All entries received become the property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

 

Grand Prize Random Drawing – Winner Selection & Notification:  At the conclusion of each 2013 Chicago professional football game, Sponsor or a party designated by the Sponsor shall determine which Chicago professional football player had the Allstate Good Hands Catch of the game’.  Each entrant (“Qualified Entries”) who correctly predicted the Allstate Good Hands Catch Player of the designated Chicago professional football game will be entered into the grand prize random drawing for the corresponding Entry Period.  On or about each scheduled winner selection date as listed above, a random drawing shall be conducted from among all qualified entries received for that corresponding Entry Period to select a total of one (1) potential grand prize winner (see grand prize description below).  Odds of being selected as a potential grand prize winner for each Entry Period are dependent upon the total number of qualified entries received for each corresponding Entry Period.  Qualified entries from any Entry Period will not carry over into subsequent Entry Period drawings. In the event of no Qualified Entries for a designated game date, there will be no grand prize awarded for that game date.  In the event no entrant correctly predicted the Allstate Good Hands Catch Player of the designated Chicago professional football game, no prize will be awarded for that game date.

 

The (1) selected weekly potential grand prize winner will be notified of their selection initially by phone.  Any selected grand prize winner that cannot be reached or contacted to confirm their selection after two phone calls over a 48-hour period to the number listed on their entry, may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected and notified at the sole discretion of sponsor.  Any selected winner who does not meet the eligibility requirements may be disqualified.  An alternate winner will then be randomly selected from among all remaining qualified entries per the procedures outlined above, time permitting.  Only the winner selected and notified by sponsor will be eligible to receive the grand prize (see below).  All other entrants are ineligible, regardless of the accuracy of their prediction of the winner of the designated football game. Winner selection is non-transferable.  Decisions of the Administrator in the selection and determination of each grand prize winner and all matters relating to this Sweepstakes are final and binding.   

 

Grand Prize Awards – Maximum of (16) Grand Prizes will be awarded: 

 

Grand Prize Winners:  Each of the (16) grand prize winners will receive an Autographed Helmet with a maximum prize value not to exceed one hundred dollars $100.00 each.

 

Grand prize winner must accept prize delivery as instructed by Sponsor.  All prize awards are non-transferable and no cash redemption or prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion or as provided herein.  Maximum one (1) grand prize winner per household.  All other costs related to prize delivery and acceptance is the responsibility of winners including but not limited to federal, state and local taxes.  All properly claimed prizes will be awarded.

 

Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize of equal or greater value if an advertised prize becomes unavailable.  Winner(s) will be required to complete and return a W-9 form (if prize value exceeds $600.00), affidavit of eligibility, and liability/publicity release ), and present a valid driver’s license and social security card before prize will be awarded.  Winners of prizes greater than $600.00 will be issued a 1099 form reflecting the value of the prize(s) and are responsible for paying all applicable taxes on prize(s). 

 

Failure to collect or properly claim any prize in accordance with these rules will result in forfeiture of the prize.  If forfeited for any reason, finalist will not receive any other prize substitution or compensation. Total maximum value of all available prize awards: $1,600.00.

 

Additional Rules & Restrictions:  By participating in this Sweepstakes, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by the Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.  In the event an entrant wins a prize, and is later found to be in violation of these rules he/she will be required to forfeit the prize or to reimburse Sponsor for the stated value of the prize if such violation is discovered after winner has used the prize. Participation in Sweepstakes constitutes permission for the Sponsor and its designees to use entrants’ names, cities and states of residence and/or likenesses for purposes of advertising and trade in any and all media now or hereafter known worldwide on perpetuity without limitation or further compensation, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.  False, fraudulent or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible for any prize.

 

By participating, entrants agree to hold all Released Parties harmless from any claims, losses, actions, or damages of any kind, whether actual, incidental or consequential, for injury (including but not limited to death), damages, losses or expenses arising out of or relating to entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes, or the acceptance, possession or use/misuse of any prize, or participation in prize-related activities (including but not limited to travel or activity related thereto), and to assume all liability thereof. 

 

Released Parties shall not be liable to winner or any person for failure to supply prize or any part thereof by reason of any acts of God, actions, regulations, orders, or requests by any governmental entity, equipment failure, terrorist acts, war, fire, unusually severe weather, embargo, labor dispute or strike, labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, or other cause beyond Released Parties’ sole control. 

 

Participants are restricted to use of ordinary and typical computer equipment, mobile phone equipment, Internet access and cellular networks. Sponsor disclaims all liability for the inability of a participant to complete or continue an entry due to equipment malfunction, busy lines, inadvertent disconnections, acts beyond the Sponsor’s control, or otherwise. The Sponsor disclaims any liability for received entries due to technical difficulties or transmission errors. The Sponsor disclaims all liability for any delays, mis-delivery, loss, or failure in the delivery of any item sent by mail, courier, express, electronic transmission, or other delivery method.  Released Parties are not responsible for mechanical, technical, electronic, communications, telephone, computer, hardware or software errors, malfunctions or failures of any kind, including: failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed transmission of online entries, traffic congestion on telephone lines, the Internet or at any website or lost or unavailable network connections which may limit an online entrant's ability to participate in the Sweepstakes, and any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer or mobile phone related to or resulting from participating in or downloading any information necessary to participate in the Sweepstakes.  Released Parties are not responsible for any other errors of any kind, whether computer, technical, typographical, printing, human or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitations, errors which may occur in connection with the printing or advertising of this Sweepstakes, administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, the cancellation of the game, the processing of entries or in the announcement of the prizes or prize winners.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes website.

 

Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, modify or terminate the Sweepstakes if fraud, misconduct or technical failures destroy or threaten the integrity of this portion of the Promotion, in the opinion of the Sponsor/Administrator, or if a computer virus, bug, or other technical problem corrupts the administration, security, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor/Administrator, in their sole discretion. In the event of early termination of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right to determine the finalists in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the time/date of such termination.

 

If due to circumstances beyond the control of Sponsor, any event associated with this Sweepstakes or the prize is delayed, rescheduled, postponed or cancelled, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes and shall not be required to award a substitute prize. 

 

Release: Entrants, by participating, agree that Promotion Entities will have no liability whatsoever for, and shall be held harmless by entrants against, any and all liability, for any injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including death, to persons, or property resulting in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from acceptance, possession, misuse or use of a prize or participation in this Promotion, or any travel/activity associated herewith, by receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Promotion Entities from and against any and all claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in the Promotion or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

 

Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Promotion constitutes winners consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

IN CASE OF DISPUTES:  By participating, each entrant agrees that (1) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and any judicial proceeding shall take place in a federal or state court within the State of Illinois ; (2) any and all claims, judgments, and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Promotion, and in no event will entrant be entitled to received attorneys' fees or other legal costs; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental, and consequential damages, and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and Sponsor in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the State of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Illinois.

 

Odds: Odds of being selected as a potential grand prize winner for each Entry Period are dependent upon the total number of qualified entries received for each corresponding Entry Period.  Qualified entries from any Entry Period will not carry over into subsequent Entry Period drawings.

 

ENTRANT'S PERSONAL INFORMATION: Information collected from participants is subject to the Allstate’s Privacy Policy available at http://www.allstate.com/about/priv_AIC.asp.

 

Official Rules & Winners List:  For a copy of these Official Rules or the names of prize winners, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to be received by 2/28/2014 to: Allstate Good Hands Catch Sweepstakes, c/o Million Dollar Media, LLC, PO Box 278, Woodbridge, NJ  07095.  PLEASE SPECIFY which you are requesting: Official Rules or Winners List. 

 

 

Sponsor/Administrator: This Sweepstakes is sponsored by Allstate Insurance Company, 2775 Sanders Road, Suite D1W, Northbrook, IL 60062. This Sweepstakes is administered by Million Dollar Media, LLC, P.O. Box 278, Woodbridge, NJ  07095.