Take the Court with CORT Online Contest
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN: “Take the Court with CORT” begins on Friday, June 7th, 2013 and runs through Thursday, August 22, 2013 and is sponsored by CORT Furniture (“Sponsor”). To enter, prospective contestants will enter an online sweepstakes at WashingtonMystics.com to potentially win two (2) tickets to a Washington Mystics home game, to be designated by the Washington Mystics, in their sole discretion. At the designated Washington Mystics game, the online-selected contestant will compete head-to-head with another contestant selected from the stands to make the most free throws in the allotted time during an in-game promotion at the following Washington Mystics home games: Saturday, June 8th vs. Minnesota; Saturday, July 6th vs. Seattle and Friday, August 23rd vs. Atlanta. Contestant must make all three (3) free throw attempts during the in-game promotion to win a gift certificate to CORT Furniture in the amount of one-thousand U.S. Dollars ($1000). Prizes will given to the winner at each game. Entrants may participate only once at making the most free throws in the allotted time. Repeat entrants are not eligible.
ELIGIBILITY: The Promotion is open only to legal residents of Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia residents . Entrants must be 18 years of age or older at the time of Promotion registration. Employees, officers, owners, members and directors of Lincoln Mystics, LLC dba Washington Mystics (“Sponsor”), their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, advertising, promotional, fulfillment and marketing agencies, their immediate families (parent, child, sibling and spouse) and persons living in the same households as such individuals (whether related or not) are not eligible to participate in the Promotion. Void where prohibited by law, rule or regulation. All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. You understand that by submitting an entry you are accepting the terms of these Official Rules and agreeing to be bound by them. You understand that by submitting an entry your name, e-mail address, address, and phone number may be added to Sponsor’s database for promotional mailings and e-mails and you may be contacted by a representative of Sponsor. You may enter the Promotion only one time during the Entry Period.
SELECTION OF CONTESTANTS: Contestants will be selected in an electronic randomized drawing from all eligible entries received up to and including that drawing date, as set forth below. There will be one (1) drawing on Thursday, June 6th at 3pm; one (1) drawing on Monday, July 1st at 3pm; and one (1) drawing on Wednesday, August 21st at 3pm. Contestants will have twenty-four (24) hours to confirm their attendance at the designated home game and participation in the in-game promotion.
The number of eligible entries will determine the odds of winning. In Sponsor’s sole discretion, a selected winner may be required to forfeit a prize and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with these Official rules from among the remaining eligible entries for that prize is selected winner (i) is not present, (ii) declines or cannot accept, receive or use the prize for any reason, or (iii) fails to comply with these Official Rules).
SELECTION OF WINNERS: Gift Certificate winners will be determined by their ability to make the most free throws in the allotted time period. Limit one (1) prize per person, per household.
PRIZES: Selected contestants will receive two (2) tickets to a designated Washington Mystics home game. Should the contestant make the most free throws in the allotted time period, they will receive a gift certificate to CORT Furniture in the amount of one-thousand U.S. Dollars ($1000).
PRIZES CONDITIONS: Sponsor’s decision is final in all matters relating to the Promotion. Sponsor will notify contestants via e-mail and making every attempt to notify them via the entrants submitter contact information. To qualify for a prize, a selected entrant must fill out the online entry form completely. Failure to comply with all instructions in the prize notification, or return of prize as non-deliverable, may result in disqualification of the entry and determination of an alternate winner. Prizes will only be awarded upon final approval by Sponsor. Prize is not transferable or redeemable for cash and prize substitutions will not be allowed, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor, who reserves the right to substitute a prize with another prize of greater or equal value in the event that a prize or portion of prize is unavailable. Any taxes, fees, or incidental costs including but not limited to food, beverages and transportation to/from game, income taxes which may arise and be due or asserted on account of the prize shall be the sole responsibility of the winner. If required by law a 1099 tax form will be the responsibility of the winner. Winner agrees that receiving a prize grants Sponsor the right to print, publish, broadcast, and use universe-wide in any media now known or later developed at any time or times, the winner's name, portrait, picture, voice, likeness, and biographical information for any purpose, including but not limited to, in advertisements, publicity, and other communications without additional compensation, except where prohibited by law.
RELEASE: As a condition of entering the Promotion, entrant agrees that (1) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim punitive, incidental, consequential or any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses; (2) all causes of action arising out of or connected with this Promotion, or any prizes awarded, shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form class action; and (3) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, but in no event include any attorney’s fees. BY ENTERING THE PROMOTION,ENTRANTS AGREE TO RELEASE, DEFEND, DISCHARGE, INDEMNFY AND HOLD HARMLESS Sponsor, Lincoln Holdings LLC dba Monumental Sports & Entertainment, Lincoln Mystics LLC, Washington Mystics, DC Arena LP, Verizon Center and SPONSOR AND THE OFFICERS, DIRECTORS, MEMBERS, EMPLOYEES AND AGENTS OF EACH, FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY FOR ANY INJURY, LOSS, OR DAMAGE OF ANY KIND TO PERSONS, INCLUDING DEATH, AND PROPERTY, WHETHER DIRECT OR INDIRECT, WHICH MAY BE DUE TO OR ARISE OUT OF PARTICIPATION IN THE PROMOTION OR ANY PORTION THEREOF, OR THE ACCEPTANCE, USE/MISUSE OR POSSESSION OF PRIZES, OR ANY PRIZE RELATED ACTIVITY. ENTRANTS WAIVE ALL WARRANTIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE.
DISCLAIMER: Sponsor is not responsible for printing or typographical errors in any Promotion-related materials. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual that tampers with the entry process, and terminate, suspend, cancel or modify the Promotion and award the prize from among all eligible entries received as of the date of termination if for any reason this Promotion is not capable of running as planned due to infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, fraud, unauthorized intervention, technical failures or other causes beyond the control of Sponsor. Sponsor and its officers, members, directors, agents and employees are not responsible or liable for any events beyond the control of the Sponsor, which may cause the Promotion to be stopped, including but not limited to, any error, omission, interruption, deletion, defect, delay in operation or transmission, communications line failure, theft or destruction or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries, nor are they responsible for any problems or technical malfunction of any telephone network or telephone lines, computer on-line systems, servers, or providers, computer equipment, software, failure of any email or entry to be received by Sponsor on account of technical problems, human error or traffic congestion on the Internet or at any Web site, or any combination thereof, including any injury or damage to entrant's or any other person's computer relating to or resulting from participation in this Promotion or downloading any materials in this Promotion. The Sponsor and any independent judging organization may stop you from participating in this Promotion if you ignore the Promotion Official Rules or act, in Sponsor’s sole discretion: (a) in a manner Sponsor determines to be not fair; (b) with an intent to annoy, threaten or harass any other entrant or the Sponsor; or (c) in any other disruptive manner.
CAUTION: ANY ACT OR ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH INDIVIDUAL(S) TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of the winner based on an email address, the winning entry will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry (i.e., the person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address). "Authorized account holder" is defined as the individual who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, on-line service provider or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.
CHOICE OF LAW AND JURISDICTION: Except where prohibited, all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrants or winners, Sponsor, and administrator in connection with this Promotion, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the District of Columbia, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules or provisions (whether of the District of Columbia or any other jurisdiction), which might otherwise cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the District of Columbia. Any action seeking legal or equitable relief arising out of or relating to the Promotion or these Official Rules shall be brought only in the courts of the District of Columbia.
List of Winners: 30 days after the conclusion of this sweepstakes, please send a written request to Tara Jackson, Manager- Partnership Marketing Washington Mystics-Cort Furniture Sweepstakes, 601 F Street, NW, Washington, DC 20004, and include your name and complete address.