Quakes & Pep Boys Auto 2014 Brazil Viewing Party Package Sweepstakes

PEP BOYS AUTO AND SAN JOSE EARTHQUAKES 2014 BRAZIL VIEWING PARTY PACKAGE SWEEPSTAKES
OFFICIAL RULES
NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.

ELIGIBILITY: 2014 PEP BOYS AUTO BRAZIL VIEWING PARTY PACKAGE (the “Contest”) is sponsored by The Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack of California, Earthquakes Soccer L.L.C., Major League Soccer, L.L.C., and Soccer United Marketing, LLC (the “Sponsors”). The Sweepstakes is open to legal residents who live within a one hundred fifteen (115) air mile radius of from Santa Clara  and  who are at least 18 years old at the time of entry (the “Participants”).  Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child and sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of, the Sponsors, and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes are not eligible to participate or win a prize.  The Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations.  Void where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.  Eligibility is expressly conditioned on the acceptance of the Official Rules at time of entry.

WHEN TO ENTER:  The Sweepstakes begins May 7, 2014 at 8:59:59 a.m. Pacific Time (PT) and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. Pacific Time (PT) on June 2, 2014 (the “Entry Period”).  All entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. Pacific Time (PT) on or before June 2, 2014.

THE SWEEPSTAKES:  The Sweepstakes consists of the random selection of a maximum of two winners from eligible entries. A full list of dates and prizes is as follows:

DATE

PRIZE and ARV

PRIZE QUANTITY

June 2014

First place prize: The Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack of California Brazil Viewing Party Package: Rented 42’ Flat Screen TV, food catered for up to 15 people, player to attend party at home of winner. Winner can select date during 2014 FIFA World Cup between June 14 and July 7.Approximate value of $4,300.

 

Second place prize: VIP Experience which includes four (4) premier midfield seats, one (1) VIP parking pass, on field visit to watch pre-game warm ups, and VIP hospitality access for four (4) at one (1) 2014 mutually agreed upon Earthquakes home game at Buck Shaw Stadium. Approximate value of $500.

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HOW TO ENTER: No purchase necessary to enter or win.  Making a purchase will not improve your chances of winning.  There are three (3) ways to enter the Sweepstakes:  (i) submit a reply on Twitter including the hashtag #PepBoysSub; or (ii) submit an entry online, or (iii) submit an entry by mail.  No other methods of entry will be accepted.

1.Twitter: When the San Jose Earthquakes tweet “What @pepboysauto sub would make an impact in today’s second half? #PepBoysSub,” fans can reply via tweet “@sjearthquakes @pepboysauto #PepBoysSub” with their answer (must include all three to be entered into drawing).

2. Online Method: All persons can enter by clicking ads promoting the Sweepstakes. Ads will be hosted on our website sjearthquakes.com.

3. Mail Method:  If you do not wish to enter the Sweepstakes through Twitter or online method, you may enter the Sweepstakes by mailing a submission.  The mail entry should include your complete name, address, day and evening phone number (including area code), and e-mail address, and be sent to the club’s front office located at 451 El Camino Real Suite 220, Santa Clara, CA, 95050, ATTENTION: Earthquakes Pepboys Auto Brazil Viewing Party Package Rules. Mail entries must be post marked by no later than June 2, 2014 .  By submitting the Mail entry, Participants agree that they have read and agreed to these Official Rules. 

DRAWING DATE: Winner will be selected from among all eligible entries received as follows:

DATE

TIME

NUMBER OF WINNERS

June 9, 2014

5:00 p.m. PT

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REGISTRATION PERIODS

PRIZE and ARV

SWEEPSTAKES REGISTRATION PERIOD STARTS 8:59:59 AM PT

SWEEPSTAKES REGISTRATION PERIOD ENDS

11:59:59 PM (PT)

DRAWING DATE

5:00:00 PM (PT)

PRIZEWINNER NOTIFICATION DATE

Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack Brazil Viewing Party Package

May 7, 2014

June 2, 2014

June 9, 2014

June 11, 2014

No mechanically reproduced, illegible, forged, software generated, other automated or incomplete entries will be accepted.  Sweepstakes entries will be deemed null and void and will be rejected if not submitted through authorized, legitimate channels.  If a dispute as to the identity of any Participant cannot be resolved to the Sponsors’ satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible.  Entry must be made by the Participant, only in the manner as set forth herein.  All other methods of entry are considered void.  Any entries received that are missing the required information or do not adhere to these Official Rules will be considered void and not be entered into the Sweepstakes.

All entries become the exclusive property of the Sponsors’ and will not be acknowledged or returned.  As permitted by law, each Participant agrees that personal information collected in connection with the Sweepstakes may be used by the Sponsors to contact you regarding promotional update; information; messages; and for other reasons via electronic and/or ordinary mail and, will be used by the Sponsors in compliance with their respective privacy practices. 

PRIZES: A maximum of one winner will be randomly selected as winner in The Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack of California Brazil Viewing Party Package Sweepstakes. 

DATE

PRIZE and ARV

PRIZE QUANTITY

June 2014 (Date TBD by Winner)

First place prize: The Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack of California Brazil Viewing Party Package: Rented 42’ Flat Screen TV, food catered for up to 15 people, player to attend party at home of winner. Winner can select date during 2014 FIFA World Cup between June 14 and July 7.Approximate value of $4,300.

 

Second place prize: VIP Experience which includes four (4) premier midfield seats, one (1) VIP parking pass, on field visit to watch pre-game warm ups, and VIP hospitality access for four (4) at one (1) 2014 mutually agreed upon Earthquakes home game at Buck Shaw Stadium. Approximate value of $500.

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NOTIFICATION:  Each potential Winner will be notified by e-mail and/or telephone (in the sole discretion of the Sponsors, as applicable) by the Sponsors in their sole and absolute discretion and such determination will be final and binding.  In the event that any potential Winner does not respond to any such notification within two (2) business days of the date of issuance, a disqualification will result, the Prize will be forfeited and, at the Sponsors’ sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries.  Each potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to the Sponsors’ and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, a Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance.  If all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time, a disqualification will result, the Prize will be forfeited and, at the Sponsors’ sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries.  Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and the Prize forfeiture and, at Sponsors’ sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.

WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE:  By participating in the Sweepstakes and submitting an entry, each Participant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against Sponsors’ and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Sweepstakes, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (the “Released Parties”), for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Sweepstakes or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize. By entering this Sweepstakes, Participants, grant the Sponsors and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Participant’s name, address, city and state, or district, of residence, photograph, voice and/or other likeness, Sweepstakes entry materials, including without limitation, all copyrights, and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law. 

GENERAL CONDITIONS:  Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, or garbled entries via e-mail.  Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified.  Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications 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, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Sweepstakes, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Sweepstakes, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Sweepstakes-related materials, or the cancellation or postponement of any Major League Soccer game, event or exhibition.  Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes.  Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants' or to any other person's computer related to or resulting from participating in this Sweepstakes or downloading materials from or use of the website. 

Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Sweepstakes or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other Participant or Sponsors representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsors, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void.  Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Sweepstakes is unlawful and subject to legal action by Sponsors and/or their respective agents.  Sponsors have the sole right to disqualify any Participant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Sweepstakes, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion.  Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty.  All disputes will be resolved under applicable U.S. laws in the County of Santa Clara, state of California without giving effect to choice of law or conflicted law principles (whether of the state of California, or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the state of California.  Sponsors failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.

Sponsors, reserve the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Sweepstakes for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Sweepstakes.  In the event of cancellation, Sponsors may elect to identify any Winners and award any Prize by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN PARTICIPANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSORS WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT AND SPONSORS RESERVE THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PARTICIPANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.

All entries must include a valid e-mail address for the Participant. Proof of providing the required information will not be considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsors of entry into the Sweepstakes.  In case of multiple entries received from any person or e-mail address or household, only the first entry received from such person, e-mail address or household will be considered.  In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules.  The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.  Odds of winning dependent upon the number of entries. The potential winner may be required to provide Sponsors with proof that he/she is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry.  Winners of Prizes are solely responsible for any and all taxes on their respective Prizes.  The Sponsors reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Sweepstakes.

WINNERS’ LIST:  For the Sweepstakes Winners’ names (available after June 30, 2014), mail a self-addressed stamped envelope to: The Pep Boys Manny Moe & Jack of California Brazil Viewing Party Package Sweepstakes; 451 El Camino Real, Suite 220, San Jose, CA 95050.  All Winner List requests must be received by June 30, 2014.

Sponsor: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is THE PEP BOYS MANNY MOE & JACK OF CALIFORNIA; 3111 West Allegheny Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19132 and the EARTHQUAKES SOCCER LLC; 451 El Camino Real, Santa Clara, CA. 95050. MAJOR LEAGUE SOCCER, L.L.C.; 420 Fifth Avenue, Seventh Floor, New York, New York 10018 and SUM UNITED MARKETING, LLC; 420 Fifth Avenue, Seventh Floor, New York, New York 10018.