MyGrizzly.com "Land Grab", Over 1 Million in Prizes!! :) 8/25/15
Thread DetailsLast Edited by 909Hemi June 30, 2015 at 10:37 AM
"Over $1,000,000 in total prizes". , so this is a good one!
Official Rules: http://prod.mygrizzly.
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
ELIGIBILITY: The Grizzly Land Grab Contest (referred to herein as the "Contest") is open only to legal residents of the United States and the District of Columbia who are tobacco consumers age 21 or older at time of entry. Employees of American Snuff Company, LLC (the "Sponsor") and its subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies, Ventura Associates International LLC ("Administrator") (collectively the "Contest Entities"), and their immediate families and persons living in the same households are not eligible to enter or win. Contest governed by U.S. law. Void in Puerto Rico, other U.S. territories and possessions, and where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations. The Contest is intended for entry in the United States only. Do not enter if you are not eligible and located in the United States at the time of entry.
THE CONTEST ENTRY PERIOD: Contest begins at noon (12:00:00 pm) Eastern Time ("ET") on June 30, 2015 and ends at 11:59:59 am ET on August 25, 2015 (the "Contest Entry Period"). The Contest Entry Period has eight (8) weekly entry periods. Refer to the chart below for each weekly entry period's deadline.
Week # Weekly entry period begins Weekly entry period ends
1 Noon (12:00:00 pm) ET on 6/30/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 7/6/15
2 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 7/7/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 7/13/15
3 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 7/14/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 7/20/15
4 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 7/21/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 7/27/15
5 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 7/28/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 8/3/15
6 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 8/4/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 8/10/15
7 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 8/11/15 11:59:59 pm ET on 8/17/15
8 Midnight (12:00:00 am) ET on 8/18/15 11:59:59 am ET on 8/25/15
CONTEST OBJECTIVE: Each week there will be a topographical theme showing six (6) locations for you to explore. You will choose one of the locations (out of the six choices) and then tell us what you would do if you owned land on such location ("essay"). Essays will be judged; see Section 7 of these Official Rules for judging criteria.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter the Contest, you must be a registered user of www.mygrizzly.c
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Entries must be the 100% original creation of the contestant;
Entries must be in English; common foreign words or phrases may be acceptable;
Entries must be responsive to the theme/topic at hand;
Entries must be unpublished and cannot have been submitted or used for any other commercial or public purpose;
Entries cannot be sexually explicit or suggestive, or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group or the disabled, be profane or pornographic, or contain nudity; promote illegal drugs, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing), or any particular political agenda or message;
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Entries cannot depict or identify a minor and cannot itself be in violation of any law.
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By submitting an Entry, each Contestant acknowledges and agrees that Sponsor may receive many Entries in this Contest and that such other Entries may be similar or identical in theme, idea, format or other respects to contestant's Entry and contestant waives any and all claims contestant may have had, may have, and/or may have in the future that any composition/entry and/or ideas accepted, reviewed and/or used by the Sponsor, its affiliates, or their respective officers, directors, employees and agents may be similar to or the same as his/her Entry.
JUDGING: All eligible weekly Entries will be judged by a panel of judges consisting of personnel from the Sponsor and its agency (the "judging panel") between August 26, 2015 and September 25, 2015 to determine the top scoring Entry for each week. Each top scoring Entry for a given week will be declared the Grand Prize winner for that week. All judging will be based on the following judging criteria: (a) alignment with the Grizzly brand's theme of the Outdoors and Exploration (40%); (b) differentiation from other Entries (originality, unique approach or point of view) (30%); and (c) clarity of communication in the Entry (cohesive story) (30%). The decisions of the judging panel are final and binding.
Ties: In the event of a tie, the Entry from among the tied Entries with the highest score for alignment with Grizzly theme-related content will win. In the event of a further tie, the Entry from among the tied Entries with the highest score for differentiation will win. In the event of further ties, the judging panel will make the final determination as to which Entry will win a prize.
CONSUMER DISCLOSURES: No purchase necessary to enter or win. You have not yet won. Ends: 8/25/2015. Eight (8) Grand Prizes: Each weekly Grand Prize winner will receive $50,000 cash which could be used by winner towards buying his/her dream land. Cash will be awarded in the form of a corporate check, payable to winner. Total value of all Grand Prizes: $400,000. Limit one Grand Prize per person/household. SPONSOR: American Snuff Company, LLC, 5106 Tradeport Drive, Memphis, TN 38141.
WINNER NOTIFICATION: All potential Grand Prize winners will be notified on or about October 1, 2015. Potential Grand Prize winners will be required to complete and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Liability and a Publicity Release ("Affidavit"), including but not limited to providing proof of identity, within ten (10) days of date specified on prize notification. If an Affidavit or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if an Affidavit is not returned within the date specified on notification, or if a winner is otherwise found to be ineligible, or if a winner cannot accept or receive the prize for any reason, it will result in disqualification and the Contestant with the next highest score for a given weekly entry period will be notified. Prizes will be awarded after all winners are verified. Sponsor and Administrator assume no responsibility for failure to contact a Contestant due to the Contestant's failure to maintain or update his/her contact information on the Website. Contact information may be updated by following the instructions on the Website. At the Sponsor's discretion, winners may be subject to a background check. No substitutions or transfer of prize permitted. The Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the Grand Prize with another prize of comparable or greater value. Each Grand Prize winner will be required to provide the Administrator with the winner's Social Security number as a condition of receiving the prize so that appropriate reports may be filed with the appropriate tax authorities. All federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of each winner.
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WINNERS LIST: For a winners' list (available after November 16, 2015), send a stamped, self-addressed envelope for receipt by November 16, 2015 to: Grizzly Land Grab Contest winners, Ref: WG, c/o Ventura Associates International LLC, 60 East 42nd Street, Suite 650, New York, NY 10165. Residents of VT may omit return postage.
ADMINISTRATOR: Ventura Associates International LLC (60 East 42nd Street, New York, NY 10165).
INSTANT WIN PRIZES: 3,394 Instant Win Prizes available to be claimed during the Giveaway Entry Period:
Daily Prize Descriptions ARV for each Daily Prize Quantity Total ARV per Daily Prize
Shimano® Symetre Spinning Reel and Cabela's® Tourney Trail® IM8 Spinning Rod $169.98 168 $28,556.64
Plano® 787 Guide Series® Box $100.00 126 $12,600.00
Diamond® Archery Infinite Edge Pro MOBUI Package $379.99 147 $55,858.53
Under Armour® Storm Range Backpack Duffle $99.99 90 $8,999.10
Garmin® eTerex 20 GPS $200.00 126 $25,200.00
Leupold® BX-2 Acadia® 8X42 Binoculars $220.00 126 $27,720.00
Aqua-Vu® AV Micro II Underwater Camera $250.00 252 $63,000.00
Jenson® CPM530 AM/FM/CD Stereo Package $139.99 168 $23,518.32
Cabela's® Elite Scout Hunting Pack $140.00 84 $11,760.00
Streamlight® Super Tac® X Flashlight $100.00 84 $8,400.00
Cabela's® Zero-Gravity XL Padded Lounger $100.00 126 $12,600.00
Landmann® Big Sky® Wildlife Fire Pit $150.00 84 $12,600.00
Husqvarna® 440 E-Series 18" Chainsaw $300.00 252 $75,600.00
Nikon® Aculon® Rangefinder $170.00 126 $21,420.00
GoPro® Hero® Action Camera $130.00 84 $10,920.00
Nikon® P-300 Blackout Riflescope $200.00 378 $75,600.00
ChampionTM Power Equipment 3500W/4000W Portable Generator $249.00 84 $20,916.00
DeWalt® 18 V Compact Drill/Driver & Impact Driver Combo Kit $156.00 84 $13,104.00
Southland® Gas Powered Post Hole Auger $249.00 126 $31,374.00
Central Machinery® 10 Ton Hydraulic Log Splitter $119.99 84 $10,079.16
Algoma 11 ft. Cotton Rope Hammock and Stand Set $145.95 84 $12,259.80
Char-Griller® 29" Barrel Charcoal Grill $129.00 91 $11,739.00
Skil®15-Amp 10‐in Table Saw $159.00 294 $46,746.00
Acurite® Pro 5-in-1 Color Weather Station with PC Connect $169.99 126 $21,418.74
PRIZE WARRANTY: Winners acknowledge that the Sponsor (and all other businesses concerned with this Giveaway) and its agents do not make, nor are in any manner responsible for, any warranty or representations, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the quality, conditions, fitness or merchantability of any aspect of a prize except that such prize shall be subject to manufacturer's standard warranty to the extent offered. Selection of prize item, size, color and model will be at Sponsor's sole discretion.
The prize images depicted in advertising and promotional materials may vary from the actual prize as any depiction of prize is for illustrative purposes only.
The trademarks associated with prizes are the property of their respective owners, who are NOT affiliated with this Giveaway in any fashion whatsoever, and no endorsement is suggested or implied. American Snuff Company, LLC. is the sole sponsor of this Giveaway.