U.S. Cellular® “Husker Fantasy Camp” Sweepstakes

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.  MAKING A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. OPEN ONLY TO LEGAL RESIDENTS OF NEBRASKA, IOWA, MISSOURI AND KANSAS WHO ARE 19 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER. VOID ELSEWHERE AND WHERE PROHIBITED. SEE COMPLETE ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS UNDER “Who may enter”, BELOW. 

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Twitter.  Facebook and Twitter are not affiliated with the Sponsor in any way.

The U.S. Cellular “Husker Fantasy Camp” Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”), sponsored by U.S. Cellular (“Sponsor”) begins on July 15, 2017 at 12:00:01 a.m. Central Time (“CT”) and ends on September 15, 2017 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT (the "Sweepstakes Period"). During the Sweepstakes Period, there will be six (6) separate weekly prize drawings (each a “Weekly Drawing”). The Weekly Drawings will take place during July, August and September, 2017. Following the conclusion of the Sweepstakes Period, there will be one (1) “Grand Prize” drawing, which will take place in September, 2017. (See details of drawings below.)  By participating, entrants agree to abide by and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of the Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all matters relating to this Sweepstakes.

Who may enter: The Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of Nebraska, Iowa, Missouri and Kansas who are at least 19 years of age at time of entry. Employees, officers and directors of the Sponsor, Marketing Werks, FISH Technologies, LLC, The University of Nebraska, Husker IMG Sports Marketing, their respective parent companies, affiliates, subsidiaries, authorized agents, sales representatives, distributors, advertising and promotional agencies, anyone associated with the development, implementation or execution of this Sweepstakes, anyone who is involved with, or who may potentially become involved with, Husker Athletics, and members of the immediate families (defined as including spouse, biological, adoptive and step- parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren, and each of their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) or households (whether related or not) of any of the above are NOT eligible to participate in this Sweepstakes. Non-eligibility or non-compliance with any of these Official Rules will result in disqualification. This Sweepstakes is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. 

How to enter: There are three (3) ways to enter, as described below: 

If you are eligible to participate in accordance with these Official Rules (see the “Who may enter” section, above), and a Rep offers you the chance to participate, you may do so by following all prompts and instructions and/or answer all questions you receive to accurately complete, via a handheld device supplied to you by the Rep, an official entry form with all required information, including full legal name, city, state, ZIP code, mobile phone number (if you have one) and email address (if you have one). Next, you will need to complete a brief survey, after which you must follow all prompts and instructions to submit your entry. All properly completed and submitted entries will be entered into the Weekly Drawing that corresponds to the date on which your entry was received and in subsequent drawings (unless you are selected as a winner). (See list of drawing dates below.)[Please note: Event dates and locations are subject to change];  OR

 

Entry Periods and Weekly Drawing Dates:

Weekly Drawing 

Entry Period (Each Entry Period begins the prior Monday at 12:00:01 a.m. CT)

Drawing Date (on or about)

Weekly Drawing 1

Ends 7/30/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

7/31/17

Weekly Drawing 2

Ends 8/6/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

8/7/17

Weekly Drawing 3

Ends 8/13/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

8/14/17

Weekly Drawing 4

Ends 8/20/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

8/21/17

Weekly Drawing 5

Ends 8/27/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

8/28/17

Weekly Drawing 6

Ends 9/3/17 at 11:59:59 p.m. CT

9/4/17

Non-winning entries included in a Weekly Drawing will automatically be included in subsequent Weekly Drawings. 

Grand Prize Entry Period and Drawing Date: Entry into the Grand Prize Drawing begins on July 15, 2017 at 12:00:01 a.m. CT and ends at 11:59:59 p.m. CT on September 15, 2017. The Grand Prize Drawing will be conducted on or about September 18, 2017.

Regardless of method of entry, all entries must be received by 11:59:59 p.m. CT on September 15, 2017. Sponsor’s clock is the official timekeeping device for this Sweepstakes. Limit one entry per person/household/email address per day during the Sweepstakes Period, regardless of the method used to enter. Any attempt by an entrant to obtain more than the stated number of entries by using multiple/different identities or email addresses or by any other means, will void all such entries and that entrant will be disqualified. 

Weekly Drawings: On or about the dates noted in the chart above, Sponsor will select one (1) potential winner for each “Weekly Drawing” in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at all participating events, and online, combined, as of the end date of the entry period that precedes each drawing.  

Grand Prize Drawing: On or about the date noted above, Sponsor will select twelve (12) potential Grand Prize winners in a random drawing from among all eligible entries received at all participating events, and online, combined, during the entire Sweepstakes Period. 

Odds of Winning: Odds of winning a prize in a Weekly Drawing will depend upon the number of eligible entries received at all participating events, and online, combined, as of the end date of the entry period that precedes each drawing.  Odds of winning a prize in the Grand Prize Drawing will depend upon the number of eligible entries received at all participating events, and online, combined, during the entire Sweepstakes Period. 

Prizes/Approximate Retail Values (“ARV”): 

Weekly Drawings. One (1) prize will be awarded in each Weekly Drawing. The specific prize awarded in each drawing will vary, as described below:

All other expenses in connection with each prize that are not expressly indicated above as being included in each prize, including but not limited to activation and service fees, if applicable, are the responsibility of each winner.

Grand Prize Drawing. Twelve (12) prizes will be awarded in the Grand Prize Drawing. Each prize consists of the opportunity for the winner and one (1) guest to attend the “Husker Fantasy Camp” at Memorial Stadium in Lincoln, NE on Saturday, October 28, 2017 (the “Event”). 

Each Grand Prize includes the following:

The ARV of each Grand Prize package: $320.00. 

Any difference between the ARV and the actual value of the prize will not be awarded in cash or in any other form. 

All other expenses in connection with each Grand Prize that are not expressly indicated above as being included in the prize package are the responsibility of each winner. Such expenses include, but are not limited to, transportation to/from Memorial Stadium, lodging, other meals, beverages and souvenirs. Use of the prize is subject to each winner’s and his/her guest’s adherence to all terms, conditions and policies pertaining to attendance at the Event and to participation in all Event-related activities. Sponsor, alone, will determine whether the physical condition of each winner and his/her guest will allow him/her to participate in the on-field experiences. Sponsor may require proof of each winner’s and guest’s physical condition in any manner or form it deems necessary. If the Event or any portion thereof is cancelled for any reason whatsoever, including but not limited to inclement weather, then the remaining components of the prize package shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor's obligations to each Grand Prize winner, and no other or additional compensation will be awarded in lieu of the cancelled Event or portion thereof. 

Total ARV of all prizes in this Sweepstakes is $5,089. Prize details are subject to change. All prizes are non-transferable; no cash redemptions or other substitutions allowed, in whole or in part, except as provided herein.  Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) of equal or greater value if an advertised prize (or portion thereof) becomes unavailable for any reason, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Each winner is responsible for all federal, state and/or local income taxes on his/her prize. All prizes will be awarded provided they are claimed properly in accordance with these Official Rules. Each potential winner must meet all eligibility requirements set forth in these Official Rules and comply with these Official Rules in all respects to qualify for a prize.

Claiming Prizes: Following the random drawings, Sponsor will attempt to notify each potential prize winner at the phone number or email address provided on his/her entry form. All prize winners may be required, at Sponsor’s discretion, to complete, sign and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and a Publicity Release within three (3) days of receipt of such documents. If a potential winner cannot be reached after reasonable efforts have been made, or if any prize notification is returned as undeliverable, or if a potential winner is determined by Sponsor to be ineligible, or if he/she cannot or does not comply with these Official Rules or cannot or does not wish to accept the prize on the terms stated herein, then that potential winner will be disqualified and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate potential winner may be selected via random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries in the applicable drawing pool (time permitting). Each Grand Prize winner’s guest must be 19 years of age or older, and will be required to sign and return a Liability/Publicity release as a condition of accompanying winner to the Event. Winners’ guests may not be currently involved with, or potentially involved in the future with, Husker Athletics.  

Other Conditions: Sponsor is not responsible for: (i) electronic transmissions or entries that are lost, late, stolen, incomplete, illegible, damaged, garbled, destroyed, misdirected, or not received by Sponsor for any reason; (ii) any problems or technical malfunctions, errors, omissions, interruptions, deletions, defects, delays in operation or transmission, communication failures or human error that may occur in the transmission, receipt or processing of entries, or for deletion, theft or destruction of, unauthorized access to, or alteration of, entries; (iii) failed or unavailable handheld devices, hardware, network, software or telephone transmissions; (iv) causes beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control that jeopardize the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes; (v) any entries submitted in a manner that is not expressly allowed under these Official Rules (all such entries will be disqualified);  (vi) incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by entrants or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (vii) any typographical or other error in any printing or advertising relating to the Sweepstakes, in the administration or execution of the Sweepstakes, or in the announcement of the prize winners; or (viii) cheating or fraud by any participant.  All incomplete or non-conforming entries will be disqualified. 

If for any reason the Sweepstakes cannot be executed as planned, including but not limited to any printing, administrative, technical, human or other error of any kind, transmission failure, mandate by the University of Nebraska and/or Husker Athletics, infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes beyond the control of Sponsor that corrupt or affect the security, administration, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes, or if the Sweepstakes is compromised or becomes corrupted in any way, electronically or otherwise, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes without notice. If the Sweepstakes is terminated during a Weekly Drawing entry period:  (i) the prize for that drawing  will be awarded in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received during that entry period at all participating events and online, combined, prior to the time/date of termination. Thereafter, no further Weekly Drawings will be conducted and no further Weekly prizes will be awarded; and (ii) the Grand Prizes will be awarded in a random drawing from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received at all participating events and online, combined, during the Sweepstakes Period prior to the time/date of termination. 

Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual who tampers with or attempts to tamper with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes generally, or who acts in violation of these Official Rules. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that term. 

CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DELIBERATELY UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES MAY BE A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO DISQUALIFY AND SEEK DAMAGES OR OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY PERSON RESPONSIBLE FOR SUCH ATTEMPT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW. 

In the event of a dispute regarding the identity of an individual who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the person whose name appears on the entry form, subject to his/her eligibility. 

Limitation of Liability/Publicity Consent: 

By entering, entrant agrees to indemnify, release, defend and hold harmless the Sponsor, Marketing Werks, FISH Technologies, LLC,  Facebook, Inc., Twitter, Inc., their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, governors, employees and agents, and the officers, directors and employees of each of the foregoing (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all liability, damages or causes of action (however named or described) with respect to or arising out of: (i) entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes; or (ii) the receipt or use of any prize (if awarded to him/her), including but not limited to, for Grand Prize winners, travel related thereto and participation in all activities while at the  Event. Acceptance of a prize constitutes each winner’s permission for Sponsor and its designees to use winner's name, image, voice, biographical information (city/state) and/or any videotape or film of him/her and all statements therein for purposes of advertising and trade, in all media now known or hereafter discovered, worldwide and on the Internet (including but not limited to Sponsor’s social media pages) without approval and without further notice, permission or compensation. 

By accepting a prize, each winner acknowledges that the Sponsor has neither made, nor is in any manner responsible or liable for, any warranty, representation or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the prize or any portion thereof, including but not limited to its quality, mechanical condition or fitness for a particular purpose. 

Entrants' Privacy: Any personally identifiable information collected in connection with an entrant’s participation in this Sweepstakes will be used by Sponsor, its authorized affiliates, agents and marketers only for purposes of the proper administration and fulfillment of the Sweepstakes, as described in these Official Rules, and in any manner consistent with Sponsor’s Privacy Policy, available at http://www.uscellular.com/site/privacy/index.html, and with the Privacy Policy of its vendors, Marketing Werks, available at http://www.crossmark.com/privacy. and FISH Technologies, LLC available at http://liveeventos.com/privacy-policy/

Disputes/Venue/Governing Law:  By participating, entrants agree that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of, or connected with, this Sweepstakes or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the appropriate federal, state or local court located in Cook County, Illinois; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including but not limited to costs associated with entering this Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) to the extent allowed by applicable law, under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, punitive, incidental and/or consequential damages and/or any other damages, other than 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 PORTIONS OF THE ABOVE MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. 

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, entrants’ rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of the Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Illinois, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of Illinois or any other jurisdiction), that would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than Illinois.

In the event there is a discrepancy or inconsistency between disclosures or other statements contained in any Sweepstakes-related materials or made by any representative of Sponsor, and the terms and conditions of these Official Rules, these Official Rules shall prevail, govern and control.

Severability:  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. 

Winners List:  For the names of the winners, available after October 30, 2017, send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: U.S. Cellular Husker Fantasy Camp Sweepstakes Winners, Attn: Compliance Dept., 130 E Randolph St, #2400, Chicago, IL by November 15, 2017.

Sponsor:  This Sweepstakes is sponsored solely by U.S. Cellular, 8410 West Bryn Mawr, Chicago, IL 60631.

Any questions, comments or complaints regarding this Sweepstakes must be directed to the Sponsor only, and not to Facebook or Twitter.

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