Rules

RUN AROUND BETTIES

 

“Recipe for Sanity” Sweepstakes

 

OFFICIAL RULES

 

NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR REGULATION. PARTICIPANTS MUST BE 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER AT THE TIME OF ENTRY. Subject to all federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or administered by, or associated with, Facebook, Inc. (“Facebook”).  You understand that you are providing your information to Sponsor (as hereinafter defined) and not to Facebook.

1. SWEEPSTAKES DESCRIPTION: The Run Around Betties “Recipe for Sanity” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 11:30 a.m. Pacific Daylight Time (“PDT”) and ends on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at 11:59 p.m. PDT (the “Sweepstakes Period”). There will be two (2) drawings  to award two (2) prizes. Entry in the Sweepstakes does not constitute entry into any other promotion, contest, or sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Sweepstakes Official Rules (the “Official Rules”) and the decisions of the sponsor, Betties Enterprises, LLC, d/b/a Run Around Betties, 9595 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 900, Beverly Hills, CA 90212 (“Sponsor”), whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects. Sponsor reserves the right to verify the eligibility of winners.

2. ELIGIBILITY: The Sweepstakes is open to legal California residents residing within one of the following counties:  Los Angeles, Orange, and Ventura, who are (i) at least twenty-one (21) years of age or older at time of entry; (ii) have internet access and a valid email address; and (iii) are registered members in good standing of Facebook.  Employees, officers, members, and directors of Sponsor, Facebook, FX Networks, LLC, and each of their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, representatives, consultants, contractors, and legal counsel (collectively, the “Sweepstakes Entities”), and each of their immediate family members (as defined by the IRS) and/or people living in the same household are not eligible to participate. Eligibility is subject to all federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and ordinances. All entries submitted are the property of the Sponsor. The Facebook computer server database clock will be the timekeeper for the Sweepstakes.

3. HOW TO ENTER:

3.1 You must be a registered member of Facebook in order to participate in the Sweepstakes or win a prize. Membership on Facebook is free, and registration for Facebook can be obtained by logging on to http://facebook.com and following the onscreen instructions to open an account.

3.2 Go online to the Run Around Betties page on Facebook.com, located at www.facebook.com/runaroundbetties, during the Sweepstakes Period and click on the link of tab for the Sweepstakes to access the Sweepstakes application (“Application”). After you access the Application, follow the on-screen directions to “Like” the Run Around Betties Facebook page (if you are not already a fan), and complete and submit the online Sweepstake entry form to receive one (1) entry into the Sweepstakes.  For your entry to be valid, you must complete all required information (including your full name, email address, and agreement to these Official Rules). Entrants must be in compliance with the Facebook Terms and Conditions.

3.3 After submitting the entry form, you will be presented with the opportunity to invite friends to enter the Sweepstakes following the instructions to share information regarding the Sweepstakes with others. You will earn one (1) automatic bonus entry (“Bonus Entry”) for every eligible Facebook friend who enters the Sweepstakes.

3.4 There is no cost to register or enter. However, message and data rates may apply if entrant enters Sweepstakes via mobile device.  

3.5 All entries must be submitted by 11:59 p.m. PDT, on July 24, 2014, to be eligible.

3.6 By entering the Sweepstakes, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and to waive any right to claim any ambiguity or error therein or in the Sweepstakes itself and to be bound by all decisions of the Sponsor, which are binding and final. Failure to comply with these conditions may result in disqualification from the Sweepstakes at Sponsor’s sole discretion.

4. LIMITATIONS/DISQUALIFICATION OF ENTRIES:

4.1 One (1) entry per person with a valid Facebook account. Entrant must not use more than one (1) Facebook account to enter Sweepstakes.  If an entrant is suspected of using multiple Facebook accounts, email addresses, identities, registrations, logins, or any other methods to enter the Sweepstakes, any entries received by such means will be void.

4.2 There is no limit to the number of Bonus Entries you may earn. No group entries are permitted.

4.3 Entries made by any individual other than the person named in the entry or by any entity, including, without limitation, commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. Tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes is prohibited and any entries deemed by Sponsor, in its sole discretion, to have been submitted in this manner will be void. Illegible, incomplete, mechanically reproduced, false, fraudulent, and/or deceptive entries or acts shall render entrants ineligible.  Automated means of entry and entries by any means which subvert the entry process are prohibited, and all such entries will be void.

4.4 Sponsor shall have the right to disqualify any entries that Sponsor has determined, in its sole and exclusive opinion, fail to adhere to these Official Rules and/or expose Sponsor to any unacceptable degree of technical, legal, or financial risks or problems, all as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.

4.5 In the event of a dispute over the identity of an entrant, the “authorized account subscriber” of the Facebook account used to participate in Sweepstakes at the actual time of entry, will be deemed to be the entrant. It is the sole responsibility of the entrant to notify the Sponsor in writing if the entrant changes his or her Facebook account during the Sweepstakes Period. The “authorized account subscriber” for Facebook is defined as the natural person who is assigned an account by Facebook. In the event a winning account selected is a joint account, a total of one (1) prize will be awarded in the name of the first-named account holder. Proof to Sponsor’s satisfaction of being the authorized account subscriber may be required by Sponsor.

5. PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize of a “Recipe for Sanity” package of eight (8) Betty hours (ARV:  $200) and one (1) First Prize of a “Thank God, I Don’t Have To Do This” package of four (4) Betty hours (ARV: $75).  Package descriptions and terms and conditions are listed on Sponsor’s website located at www.runaroundbetties.com. The Grand Prize and First Prize may be referred to collectively herein as the “Prizes” or, if individually, the "Prize."  The total estimated retail value of all Prizes to be awarded is $275.  

5.1 Prizes will be awarded only if the potential Prize winner (“Potential Winner”) fully complies with these Official Rules. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable, and no substitution will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if the Prize(s) listed is unavailable, in whole or in part, for any reason. No other substitution or transfer of Prizes are permitted. Prizes cannot be redeemed for any cash value, credit, or future promotions.

5.2 Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning the Prizes furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, THE PRIZES ARE PROVIDED “AS IS” WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, AND SPONSOR HEREBY DISCLAIMS ALL SUCH WARRANTIES, INCLUDING, BUT NOT
LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, AND/OR NON-INFRINGEMENT.

6. WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION: On or about July 27, 2014, Sponsor will conduct two (2) consecutive random drawings from among all eligible entries (including eligible Bonus Entries) received to select one (1) Potential Winner of the Grand Prize and subsequently one (1) Potential Winner of the First Prize. Each entrant will be eligible to win only one (1) Prize. Odds of winning a Prize depend upon the number of eligible entries (including eligible Bonus Entries) received. Potential Winners will be notified on or about July 30, 2014, by email using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Each Potential Winner must attest to his/her full compliance with all the terms of these Official Rules by signing and returning an Affidavit of Eligibility/Release of Liability/Publicity Form within seven (7) days of being notified of his/her Potential Winner status. Sponsor shall have no liability for any notification that is lost, intercepted, or not received by any Potential Winner for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, any Potential Winner does not respond within seven (7) days of the first notification attempt or if the prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such Potential Winner, such Potential Winner will forfeit his or her Prize, and an alternate Potential Winner may be selected. If any Potential Winner is found to be ineligible or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines a Prize for any reason prior to award, such Potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate Potential Winner may be selected. Each Potential Winner who return a signed Release and accept the applicable Prize shall be deemed a “Winner” of the Sweepstakes.  Prizes may not be and as applicable, taxes are the sole responsibility of each Winner.  Winners will be required to sign Sponsor’s standard client agreement and related documentation.

7. PUBLICITY RELEASE: Acceptance of the applicable Prize constitutes Winner’s permission for the Sweepstakes Entities to use Winner’s name, photograph, image, likeness, voice, biographical information, statements, and complete address (collectively, the "Attributes"), for advertising and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media, now known or hereafter devised, in perpetuity, without further compensation or authorization, (except where prohibited by law), and Winner releases the Sweepstakes Entities from all claims arising out of the use of such Attributes.

8.WAIVERS OF LIABILITY AND RELEASES:

8.1. Entrants (and, if applicable, any minor entrant’s parent or legal guardian) agree that the Sweepstakes Entities and any and all internet server(s) and access provider(s), website hosts and facilitators and cellular provider(s), and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporations, and advertising and promotional agencies, and all of their officers, directors, members, shareholders, employees, and agents (collectively, “Releasees”) are not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate entry information; human errors; technical malfunctions; failures, omissions, interruptions, deletions or defects of any telephone network, computer online systems, computer equipment, servers, providers, or software, including, without limitation, any injury or damage to entrant’s or any other person’s computer relating to or resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes; inability to access the Application or any web pages thereof; inability to connect to or upload to the Application; theft, tampering, destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; data that is processed late
or incorrectly or is incomplete or lost due to telephone, computer, or electronic malfunction or traffic congestion on telephone lines, mobile networks, or the Internet or any website (including the Application) or for any other reason whatsoever; incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, lost, damaged, or stolen entries or prize notifications; typographical,
printing, or other errors; or any combination thereof.  Proof of submitting information to the Application is not considered proof of delivery or receipt.

8.2. Releasees shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses, or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use, or misuse of any Prize(s).  Entrant acknowledges that Released Parties have neither made nor are in any manner responsible or liable for any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to the Prize(s).

8.3. If, for any reason, the Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned or if the Sweepstakes or any website associated therewith (or any portion thereof), including, without limitation, the Application, becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper operation of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these Official Rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, shutdown of the Application, or any other causes, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend the Sweepstakes or any portion thereof. 

8.4. The Releasees are not responsible for any changes or unavailability of the Application that may interfere with the Sweepstakes (including any limitations, restrictions, or conditions on Sponsor’s ability to use the Application for the Sweepstakes as set forth herein that are not acceptable to Sponsor) or the ability of entrants to timely register or receive notices via the Application, in which case Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may terminate or modify the Sweepstakes.

8.5. In the event an insufficient number of eligible entries are received and/or Sponsor is prevented from awarding the Prizes or continuing with the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including, without limitation, fire, flood, natural or man-made epidemic of health of other means, earthquake, explosion, labor dispute or strike, act of God or public enemy, satellite or equipment failure, riot or civil disturbance, terrorist threat or activity, war (declared or undeclared) or any federal state or local government law, order, or regulation, public health crisis, order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor’s control (each a “Force Majeure” event or occurrence), then subject to any governmental approval which may be required, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes. 

8.6. If the Sweepstakes is terminated before the expiration of the Sweepstakes Period, for any reason, Sponsor will (if possible) select the Potential Winner(s) in a random drawing from all eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event giving rise to the termination.  Inclusion in such drawing shall be each entrant’s sole and exclusive remedy under such circumstances.  Only the type and quantity of Prizes described in these Official Rules will be awarded.  If, for any reason, more bona fide Potential Winners come forward seeking to claim Prizes in excess of the number of each type of Prize set forth in these Official Rules, the Potential Winners, or remaining Potential Winners, as the case may be, of the advertised number of Prizes available in the prize category in question may be selected in a random drawing from among all persons making purportedly valid claims for such Prize(s).

8.7. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who is found to be (i) tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes; (ii) deliberately damaging or attempting to damage any website(s) (including the Application); (iii) acting in violation of these Official Rules; or (iv) acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten, or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law. 

8.8. These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued in accordance with the law by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor.  The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official Rules shall not affect the validity or enforceability of any other provision.  In the event that any provision is determined to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, these Official Rules shall otherwise remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with their terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

9. ARBITRATION PROVISION By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes the entrant may have with, or claims entrant may have against, the Sweepstakes Entities relating to, arising out of or connected in any way with (i) the Sweepstakes, (ii) the awarding or redemption of any Prizes, and/or (iii) the determination of the scope or applicability of this agreement to arbitrate, will be resolved individually and exclusively by final and binding arbitration administered by the American Arbitration Association (the “Forum”) and conducted before a sole arbitrator pursuant to the Code of Procedure established by the Forum. The arbitration shall be held at a location determined by the Forum pursuant to the Code of Procedure, or at such other location as may be mutually agreed by the entrant and Sponsor.  The arbitrator’s decision shall be controlled by the terms and conditions of these Official Rules and any of the other agreements referenced herein that the applicable entrant may have entered into in connection with the Sweepstakes.  There shall be no authority for any claims to be arbitrated on a class or representative basis.  Arbitration can decide only the entrant’s and/or Sponsor’s individual claims, and the arbitrator may not consolidate or join the claims of other persons or parties who may be similarly situated.  The arbitrator shall not have the power to award punitive damages against the entrant or Sponsor.  If any part of this Arbitration Provision is deemed to be invalid or otherwise unenforceable or illegal, the balance of this Arbitration Provision shall remain in effect and shall be construed in accordance with its terms as if the invalid or illegal provision were not contained herein.

10. PRIVACY POLICY: All information submitted by entrants   is subject to and will be treated in a manner consistent with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy accessible at http://runaroundbetties.com/privacy-policy. By participating in Sweepstakes, entrants hereby agree that Sponsor may collect and use their personal information in compliance with its Privacy
Policy and acknowledge that they have read and accepted the Privacy Policy. All information submitted by entrants is being provided to Sponsor and not to Facebook.

11. GOVERNING LAW/JURISDICTION: THE SWEEPSTAKES IS GOVERNED BY, AND WILL BE CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH, THE LAWS OF THE STATE OF CALIFORNIA, AND THE FORUM AND VENUE FOR ANY DISPUTE SHALL BE IN THE COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES, STATE OF CALIFORNIA. THE REMEDY FOR ANY CLAIM SHALL BE LIMITED TO ACTUAL DAMAGES, AND IN NO EVENT SHALL ANY PARTY BE ENTITLED TO RECOVER PUNITIVE, EXEMPLARY, CONSEQUENTIAL, OR INCIDENTAL DAMAGES, INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES OR OTHER SUCH RELATED COSTS OF BRINGING A CLAIM, OR TO RESCIND THIS AGREEMENT OR SEEK INJUNCTIVE OR ANY OTHER EQUITABLE RELIEF.

12. WINNER’S NAME / OFFICIAL RULES: To obtain the name of the Winner and a copy of the Official Rules, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Run Around Betties “Recipe for Sanity” Sweepstakes, 9595 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 900, Beverly Hills, CA 90212. All such requests must be received by July 30, 2014.

13. SPONSOR Betties Enterprises, LLC, 9595 Wilshire Blvd, Suite 900, Beverly Hills, CA 90212 This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed, or
administered by, or otherwise associated with, Facebook.

TM & ©2014 Betties Enterprises, LLC. All rights reserved.