Marlboro Chill Off the Grid Instant Win Game - 8/5/13 - 9/15/13
Participation Limited To Smokers 21 Years Of Age Or Older
Who Are Legal Residents Of The 50 United States Or The District of Columbia
No Purchase Or Payment Of Any Kind Necessary To Enter Or Win
Void In MA, MI, VA And Where Prohibited
Purchase Or Acceptance Of A Product Offer Does Not Improve Your Chances Of Winning
Hopefully lots of people win with this one. Here are the official rules:
1. Eligibility: 2013 Marlboro Chill Off the Grid Instant Win Game (the “Instant Win Game”) is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States
(excluding Massachusetts, Michigan, and Virginia) and the District of Columbia who are smokers twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of
participation. Employees of Philip Morris USA Inc., its parent, affiliates, subsidiaries, vendors, advertising and promotion agencies including ePrize, Inc.,
D.L. Blair, Inc., and the immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings and children) of each are not eligible. Noncompliance with any of the above
eligibility requirements will result in disqualification. The Instant Win Game is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations and is void
in Massachusetts, Michigan, Virginia, and where prohibited. Participation in the Instant Win Game constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to
these Official Rules and Presenter’s and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Instant Win Game. Winning a prize
is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. Any person who has been convicted of a felony, is the subject of a pending arrest warrant, is
the subject of a pending criminal trial or sentencing, is on criminal probation, or has been convicted of a misdemeanor or any offense involving (a) any crime
against a person, including any crime of violence or threatened violence, domestic violence or sexual offense, (b) theft, (c) robbery, (d) burglary, (e) fraud,
(f) forgery, (g) manufacture, use and/or distribution of controlled substances or (h) any crime against public order, including disorderly conduct or public
indecency, or is a habitual offender with three or more misdemeanor or summary-type offense convictions is not eligible to win a Grand Prize Ranch Trip (and
forfeits the prize). Any person who has won a Marlboro Ranch Trip in a Marlboro contest or sweepstakes, or has received a gift of a Marlboro Ranch Trip as the
recipient of a Marlboro Ranch Trip offer within the five (5) year period prior to August 5, 2013 is not eligible to win a Marlboro Ranch Trip Prize in this Instant
2. Presenter: Philip Morris USA Inc., 6601 West Broad Street, Richmond, VA 23230. Administrator: ePrize, Inc., One ePrize Drive, Pleasant Ridge, MI 48069.
3. Timing: The Instant Win Game begins on August 5, 2013 at 12:00 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on September 15, 2013 at 11:59 p.m. ET
(the “Promotion Period”). For purposes of this Instant Win Game, a day starts at 12:00 a.m. ET and runs until 11:59:59 p.m. ET the same day (“Day”).
Administrator’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Instant Win Game.
4. How to Enter: To participate in the Instant Win Game, you must first become a registered user at www.marlboro.co
are registered, go to the Chill Off the Grid promotion page at https://www.marlboro.co
daily poll question, you will automatically receive one (1) Instant Win Game play for that Day. Potential winners of the Instant Win Game will be notified onscreen
immediately following the play and provided with further information to claim the prize. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant
Win Game. Administrator is responsible for the functionality of the Instant Win Game.
Limit: Each eligible person may play one (1) time per Day during the Promotion Period. An individual is not permitted to register on www.marlboro.co
more than once. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than one Instant Win Game
play per Day by using multiple/different email addresses, identities, registrations and logins, or any other methods will void that entrant’s entries and that
entrant may be disqualified. Use of any automated system to participate is prohibited and will result in disqualification. All Instant Win Game plays are subject
to verification. Prize will not be awarded if Instant Win Game play is associated with any www.marlboro.co
without limitation, if Instant Win Game play is not verified or recognized as being valid by the Presenter.
5. ALL POTENTIAL WINNING GAME PLAYS ARE SUBJECT TO VERIFICATION BY PRESENTER OR ADMINISTRATOR, WHOSE DECISIONS ARE
FINAL AND BINDING. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE, EVEN IF THE INSTANT WIN GAME SHOULD SO INDICATE, UNLESS
AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING PLAY HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT
VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. PRESENTER WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREEN SHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION
PROCESS. ANY PLAY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED A DEFECTIVE PLAY, IS VOID, AND WILL
NOT BE HONORED.
6. Instant Win Game Prize Selection and Verification of Potential Winners: Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules.
Administrator is an independent judging organization whose decisions as to the administration and operation of the Instant Win Game and the selection of
potential winners are final and binding in all matters related to the Instant Win Game. There will be thirty two thousand two hundred twenty (30,920) random,
computer-generated winning times during the Promotion Period. For the Grand Prize, there will be ten (10) random, computer-generated winning times per
Day. If an entrant is the first person to play the Instant Win Game at or after one of the randomly-generated times, they will be a potential winner of the
prize indicated. Receiving a prize is contingent upon compliance with these Official Rules. The potential Ranch Trip Winners will be contacted by mail, email or
phone. Potential Ranch Trip Winners and winners of multiple prizes with an aggregate approximate retail value of $600 or more will be required to (i) sign and
return a Declaration of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Prize Acceptance Form and, where legally permissible, a Publicity Release (all provided by D.L. Blair, Inc.)
and (ii) submit sufficient proof of age in the form of a legible photocopy of a valid government-issued photo ID (e.g., a driver’s license) bearing a complete
name, address, date of birth and signature (“Prize Documents”). All completed Prize Documents must be returned within seven (7) days (including Saturday,
Sunday and holidays) of attempted notification. Noncompliance within this time period may result in disqualification and the selection of an alternate winner,
time permitting. In the event that a potential winner is disqualified for any reason or if any prize/ranch trip prize notification is returned as undeliverable that
results in disqualification, an alternate winner will be selected, time permitting. Presenter will award the applicable prize to an alternate winner by random
drawing from among all remaining eligible Instant Win Game plays for the Promotion Period. There will be up to three (3) alternate drawings (time permitting)
after which the applicable prize will remain un-awarded.
Traveling companion of Ranch Trip winner must sign a Release of Liability (provided by D.L. Blair, Inc.) and submit a legible photocopy of a valid governmentissued
photo ID, bearing his/her name, complete address, date of birth and signature. All completed Prize Documents must be returned within seven (7) days
(including Saturday, Sunday and holidays) of attempted notification. Noncompliance within this time period may result in disqualification. Traveling companion
of Ranch Trip Prize winner must be a legal U.S. resident residing in one of the fifty (50) United States or District of Columbia, twenty-one (21) years of age or
older at the time of execution of the Release of Liability and must comply with all eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules.
Any person who has been convicted of a felony, is the subject of a pending arrest warrant, is the subject of a pending criminal trial or sentencing, is on criminal
probation, or has been convicted of a misdemeanor or any offense involving (a) any crime against a person, including any crime of violence or threatened
violence, domestic violence or sexual offense, (b) theft, (c) robbery, (d) burglary, (e) fraud, (f) forgery, (g) manufacture, use and/or distribution of controlled
substances or (h) any crime against public order, including disorderly conduct or public indecency, or is a habitual offender with three or more misdemeanor
or summary-type offense convictions is not eligible to win an Instant Win Grand Prize Trip (and forfeits the prize) or to be designated as a winner’s traveling
companion. Presenter reserves the right to conduct background check(s) on potential Grand Prize winners, and potential Grand Prize winner
must cooperate with Presenter as a condition of prize award. In addition, Presenter reserves the right to conduct background check(s) on
potential winner’s traveling companion(s), and such traveling companion(s) must cooperate with Presenter as a condition of participation.
Any false statement by a winner will result in automatic disqualification. Trip winners will be notified by overnight mail approximately four (4) weeks after
returned Prize Documents are received by D.L. Blair, Inc., and winner’s and winner’s traveling companion’s eligibility is determined. Trip must be taken on dates
specified by Presenter or prize will be forfeited. Winners must be verified (2) weeks prior to the trip date in order to travel.
7. Prizes: FOUR HUNDRED TWENTY (420) GRAND PRIZES (TEN (10) PER DAY): A Marlboro Ranch trip. Each consisting of a 4-day/3-night trip for two (2)
to a ranch in the Western United States (the “Ranch”) in January 2014, February 2014, and March 2014 (exact dates to be determined by Presenter at its
sole discretion). Trip package includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for two (2) from a major airport near winner’s and traveling companion’s
nearest commercial airport (determined by Presenter in its sole discretion) to commercial airport near the Ranch; three (3) nights’ accommodations at
a Ranch determined by Presenter in its sole discretion (single room, double occupancy); ground transportation to and from airport; meals at the Ranch
(menu determined by Presenter in its sole discretion); and a check for $600. Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”): $4,910. All travelers must present a valid,
government-issued photo ID upon arrival at the Ranch. A valid, unexpired driver’s license may be required to be eligible to participate in certain activities at
the Ranch. Winner must agree to depart and return on dates specified by Presenter and attend the Ranch location specified by Presenter. If winner cannot
travel on dates specified, prize may be forfeited. Notwithstanding the foregoing, Presenter will make reasonable efforts to select travel dates acceptable to
winner. Presenter will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or
delay of any flight. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in this Promotion, and those
set forth by the Presenter’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. If
in the judgment of Presenter air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air
travel at Presenter’s sole discretion. In the event winner does not travel to the Ranch, that portion of the prize (including both the winner’s and traveling
companion’s airline tickets) will be forfeited and airline tickets canceled. Presenter will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or
certificates. In the event a winner’s traveling companion is deemed ineligible, winner may be given the opportunity to select an alternate traveling companion,
time permitting, or may be required to travel without a companion or forfeit the prize in its entirety at Presenter’s sole discretion. In the event that the winner
travels without a companion, the ARV of the prize is $3,025.00 and the difference will not be awarded. The ARV for this prize is an estimate; the actual value
may also vary based on airfare fluctuations, and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference, if any, between actual and
estimated approximate retail value.
Other Marlboro Ranch promotions will be running concurrently with this 2013 Marlboro Chill Off the Grid Instant Win Game. Participants are limited to winning
one Ranch Trip prize across all Marlboro Ranch promotions.
Lower Level Prizes: ONE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED (1,500) PRIZES: A Sony Action Cam camcorder. ARV: $199.99. THREE THOUSAND FIVE HUNDRED (3,500)
PRIZES: HMDX Jam Party™ Bluetooth Speakers. ARV: $119.99. SEVEN THOUSAND (7,000) PRIZES: A Zoom Energy Square. ARV: $35. EIGHT THOUSAND
FIVE HUNDRED (8,500) PRIZES: Touchscreen Spandex Gloves. ARV: $15.51. TEN THOUSAND (10,000) PRIZES: A Crackle Water Bottle. ARV: $12.75.
Odds of winning an Instant Win Game prize depend on the number of prizes available divided by the number of eligible Instant Win Game plays. No cash or
other substitution, assignment or transfer of any prizes permitted, except by Presenter, who reserves the right to substitute a prize or prize component with
cash or another prize of comparable or greater value. Winners are responsible for all federal, state, and local taxes and fees associated with prize receipt
and/or use. Prizes will be awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied offered by Presenter. TOTAL ARV OF ALL PRIZES:
$3,286,450.00. Limit: One (1) Grand Prize and one (1) lower level prize per person.
8. Publicity: Except where prohibited, participation in the Instant Win Game constitutes winner’s consent to Presenter’s use of winner’s name, likeness,
photograph, voice, opinions, biographical information, hometown, and state for promotional purposes in any media without further payment or consideration.
9. General Conditions: Presenter reserves the right to cancel or modify the Instant Win Game if fraud, technical failures, human error or any other factor
impairs the integrity of the Instant Win Game, as determined by Presenter in its sole discretion. In such event, Presenter reserves the right to award the
prizes at random from among the eligible plays received up to the time of the impairment. Presenter reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify
any individual it finds to be tampering with the Instant Win Game play process or the operation of the Instant Win Game, or to be acting in violation of the
Official Rules of this or any other promotion, or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Any attempt by any person to deliberately damage any website or
undermine the legitimate operation of the Instant Win Game is a violation of criminal and civil law, and, should such an attempt be made, Presenter reserves
the right to seek damages from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. Presenter’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall
not constitute a waiver of that provision.
10. Release: By receipt of any prize, winner agrees to release and hold harmless Presenter, D.L. Blair, Inc., ePrize, Inc., and any promotional
partners, each of their parent, subsidiary, affiliate, and related companies, and each of its and their respective officers, directors, employees,
and agents (collectively the “Released Parties”) from and against any losses, damages, rights, claim, or cause of action of any kind arising,
in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, out of participation in the Instant Win Game or resulting directly or indirectly, from acceptance,
possession, use, or misuse of any prize awarded in connection with the Instant Win Game, including without limitation personal injury, death,
and/or property damage, as well as claims based on publicity rights, defamation, and/or invasion of privacy.
11. Limitations of Liability: The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing
errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Instant Win Game; (2) technical failures of any kind, including, but not
limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines, or network hardware, or software; (3) unauthorized human intervention in any part of
the Instant Win Game play process or the Instant Win Game; (4) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Instant Win Game or
the processing of entries; or (5) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s
participation in the Instant Win Game, or receipt, or use of any prize or while traveling to or from any prize-related activity. If for any reason an entrant’s
Instant Win Game play is confirmed to have been erroneously deleted, lost, or otherwise destroyed or corrupted, entrant’s sole remedy is another play in the
Instant Win Game, if it is possible. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. In the event that production, technical, seeding, programming,
or any other reasons cause more than the stated number of prizes as set forth in these Official Rules to be available and/or claimed, Presenter reserves the
right to award only the stated number of prizes by a random drawing among all legitimate, un-awarded, eligible prize claims.
12. Disputes: Entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims, and causes of action arising out of or connected with this Instant Win Game or any prizes
awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District
of Michigan (Southern Division) or the appropriate Michigan State Court located in Oakland County, Michigan; (ii) any and all claims, judgments, and awards
shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this Instant Win Game but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii)
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.
SOME JURISDICTIONS DO NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES, SO THE ABOVE
MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation, and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights
and obligations of the entrant and Presenter in connection with the Instant Win Game, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the
State of Michigan, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Michigan or any other jurisdiction), which would
cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Michigan.
14. Winner List: For a winner list, visit http://bit.ly/12TqnfK. The winner list will be posted after winner confirmation is complete.