The Nissan® Heisman House Sweepstakes
No purchase or payment of any kind is necessary to enter or win this sweepstakes. A purchase or payment will not increase your chances of winning.
VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW OR REGULATION. You must be at least 18 years of age or older, a legal resident of, and reside within, one of the 50 United States or the District of Columbia ("U.S.") and have a valid driver's license at the time of entry to participate in this Sweepstakes.
The Nissan Heisman House Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes") begins on Thursday, August 30, 2018 at 12:00:01 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time ("EDT") and ends on Saturday, November 10, 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m. Eastern Standard Time ("EST") for the First Prize Trip to the 2018 Heisman Trophy Award Ceremony on December 8, 2018 and ends Monday, December 10, 2018 at 11:59:59 p.m. ET for the Grand Prize Nissan Titan, 2WD, Crew Cab SV (Gas) vehicle (each, respectively, a "Sweepstakes Period"). Administrator's database clock will be the timekeeper for this Sweepstakes. At the end of the Sweepstakes Period, a random drawing will be conducted from among all eligible entries received to select one (1) Grand Prize winner and one (1) First Prize winner. Entry in the Sweepstakes does not constitute entry into any other promotion, contest or sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant (as defined below) unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Nissan North America, Inc. , One Nissan Way, Franklin, TN 37067-1634 (the "Sponsor") and COHEN-FRIEDBERG ASSOCIATES, LLC 17 Lantern Road, Suite #100, Framingham, MA 01702 www.cfapromo.com (the "Administrator"), whose decisions shall be final and legally binding in all respects.
Participation open only to legal residents of the fifty United States or the District of Columbia who are at least eighteen (18) years old and have a valid driver's license. Sweepstakes is void outside of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia and where prohibited by law or regulation. Entries received from persons residing outside of the eligible geographic areas, or where restricted or prohibited by law, or persons who are not legal citizens of the United States, will be disqualified.
Employees, officers, and directors of Sponsor, Administrator, players and coaching staff of participating colleges and universities, The National Collegiate Athletic Association ("NCAA®") and its Member Teams, and each of their respective directors, officers, shareholders, and employees, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, and agents, including but not limited to their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, sales representatives, retailers, printers, individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials, and any and all other companies associated with the promotion agents (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. All eligibility is subject to all federal, state, and local laws and regulations.
All entries submitted are the property of the Sponsor. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law or regulation. Sponsor reserves the right to require a potential prize Winner to submit to a confidential background check. Potential prize Winner will only be eligible to receive a prize if potential prize Winner's background check is satisfactory to Sponsor i.e., to help ensure that the use of any such person in advertising or publicity for the Sweepstakes will not bring the Sweepstakes or the Sponsor into public disrepute, contempt, scandal or ridicule or reflect unfavorably on the Sweepstakes as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Winner will be required to provide the Sweepstakes Administrator with their U.S. driver's license number and social security number in order to conduct background search.
NOTE: First Prize Winners must be available for travel from DECEMBER 7 th THROUGH DECEMBER 9 th , 2018. If the potential winner cannot travel during those dates they may be disqualified at Sponsor's sole discretion.
By participating in this Sweepstakes, each entrant fully and unconditionally agrees to and accepts these Official Rules and the decisions of the Administrator, which are final and legally binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes.
TO ENTER: There are several ways to enter this Sweepstakes.
Entry Method One (1): Visit www.nissanusa.com/titansweepstakes during the Sweepstakes Period and select your method of entry.
Click through to the site experience to configure a Nissan Titan Truck in your favorite college team design.
b) To be entered in to the Grand Prize and First Prize drawing:
Entry Method Two (2):
Click through to the site experience at Nissanusa.com/TitanSweepstakes to configure a Nissan Titan Truck in your favorite college team design.
(b) On various campus game days. Look for Nissan Campus Representatives with a stand-alone tablet that you may complete any or all of the activities listed in
option (a), (b) or (c) above.
(c) On various campus game days . Look for Nissan Campus Representatives with a lead-gen tablet and complete the lead-gen form with all required information, check the opt-in to enter the Sweepstakes and submit.
Entry Method Three (3)
a) Coming Soon-Facebook Messenger Entry: Anticipated availability mid to late September. Information on the Facebook entry method will be posted to www.nissanusa.com/titansweepstakes when available.
Limit: One entry per person per calendar day.
License: By submitting an Entry, participants grant Sponsor and/or its agents, if any, a perpetual, worldwide, irrevocable, royalty-free license to transform, edit, modify, reproduce, record, copy, exhibit distribute, transmit, publish, broadcast, perform, merchandise, sublicense, adapt, display, or otherwise use the Entry with or without modifications, in any way in any form or medium whether now existing or later developed, without limitation and without any compensation to the entrant. Submission of an Entry further constitutes the entrant's consent to irrevocably assign and transfer to Sponsor any and all rights, title and interest in the Entry, including, without limitation, all copyrights.
NOTE: Entry must be made by the entrant only. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, including but not limited to automatic, robotic, programmed, or commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering services, or any use of more than one (1) email address per entrant, is prohibited and 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 or Administrator, in their sole discretion, to have been submitted in this manner will be void. In the event a dispute regarding the identity of the individual who actually submitted an entry cannot be resolved to Sponsor's satisfaction, the affected entry will be deemed ineligible.
Only the prizes listed below will be awarded in this Sweepstakes. Odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received in the relevant drawing. LIMIT: Only one (1) prize per person or household.
ONE (1) Grand Prize :
The Grand Prize consists of one (1) 2019 Nissan Titan, 2WD, Crew Cab SV (Gas) vehicle complete with your college design submitted upon registering in the Sweepstakes PLUS $5,000 to help pay for the tax on your prize. Vehicles pictured in any advertising surrounding the Sweepstakes may not be the actual vehicle awarded and is for representation only. Prize values are approximations. Any difference between the approximate value and the actual cost of the prize will not be awarded. Approximate retail value of this prize package $63,000.
One (1) First Prize :
The First Prize consists of a trip for two (2) to the 2018 Heisman Trophy Award Ceremony in New York City December 7-9, 2018. Prize includes the following:
Approximate retail value of this prize package $4,340, but actual value may vary depending on air flight fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Any difference between the approximate value and the actual cost of the prize will not be awarded.
Total approximate retail value of all prizes $67,340
Grand Prize Vehicle Notes :
Sponsor to determine final vehicle design based on the winner's selected vehicle configuration at the time of entry along with any included accessories and at its sole discretion. Winner to approve final design. Winner will be required to pick up their automobile at an authorized dealer nearest the Winner's home address. Winner is responsible for presenting a valid U.S. driver's license, proof of automobile insurance, proof of vehicle registration and paying all sales taxes [and other transaction fees or costs imposed on transfer of the vehicle] prior to automobile delivery. The truck's factory applied paint surfaces will not carry a manufacturer's warranty once any design materials are removed. If the Winner adds accessories that drives the vehicle price above the ARV, the Winner is obligated to pay the difference.
Winner is responsible for any and all local, state and/or federal taxes, as well as all registration, title, license, and dealer fees, shipping and handling charges, insurance and any other costs and expenses not specified herein as being awarded. Except as specified herein as being awarded, Winner is solely responsible for all travel transportation costs for collecting prize, as well as any dealer prep, emissions inspection, gasoline, vehicle maintenance, and any other costs incurred in claiming, registering, or using the prize including without limitation, any costs incurred in bringing the vehicle from the delivery site to the winner's home. Winner is not eligible for any cash back or rebate which may be available on the vehicle at time of delivery.
First Prize Travel Notes :
Each potential winner will be required to sign (a) an Affidavit of Eligibility, (b) an Agreement of Publicity (granting Sponsor the right to use the name and image of the winner for advertising and promotion purposes), (c) a liability release, and (d) a Form W9, Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification, and return each of the properly executed documents to the Administrator within seven (7) calendar days of attempted notification as a condition of awarding the prize. A potential winner who satisfies all of the Sweepstakes requirements, including without limitation, those set forth in this paragraph, and the background check, will be designated the official winner (the "Winner"). Winner's travel companions may (at the Sponsor's sole discretion) be required to sign travel and liability release form.
The Winner will not receive the difference between the actual and approximate retail value of the prize. Sponsor and or Administrator will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen prizes, tickets or passes.
Winner will receive an Internal Revenue Service Form 1099-MISC for the actual value of the prize from the Administrator at the end of the calendar year in which the prize is awarded, and a copy of such form will be filed with the IRS . All other costs and expenses not specified herein, if any, are the responsibility of the winner. Prizes are non-assignable and non-transferable. All details and other restrictions of any prize not specified in these Official Rules will be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. No cash alternative or substitution will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if any prize listed is unavailable, in whole or in part, for any reason. The Sponsor will not be responsible for Acts of God, acts of terrorism, civil disturbances, work stoppage or any other natural disaster outside its control that may cause the cancellation of the Award Event. The prize restrictions/conditions stated herein are not all-inclusive and the Prizes described above may be subject to additional restrictions/conditions, which may be stated in the operating policy of the PlayStation Theater.
Drawing #1 : Trip to the 2018 Heisman Trophy Award Ceremony.
A random drawing to be conducted on or about Monday, November 12, 2018 by the Administrator from all eligible entries received in the relevant Sweepstakes Period.
Drawing #2 : Nissan Titan Truck.
A random drawing to be conducted on or about Tuesday, December 11, 2018 by the Administrator from all eligible entries received in the relevant Sweepstakes Period.
Conduct of the Sweepstakes and the drawings are under the supervision of the Administrator. Potential prize winners will be notified by phone and/or by email whichever is deemed appropriate by the Administrator, using the contact information provided at the time of entry. Sponsor shall have no liability for any potential prize winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by any potential prize winner for any reason. If, despite reasonable efforts, any potential prize winner does not respond within (48) hours of the first notification attempt, or if the prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential prize winner, such potential prize winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected (time permitting). If any potential prize 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 prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected (time permitting).
Each prize winner shall be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, sales tax, use tax, surcharges, personal expenses, and all other costs incurred in claiming the prize. entrants agree that Sweepstakes Entities (A) shall not be responsible or liable for any losses, damages or injuries of any kind resulting from participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes related activity, including but not limited to travel related to any prize activity, or from entrants' acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (B) 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 any prize, including, without limitation, to such prize's quality or fitness for a particular purpose. Sponsor makes no warranties, and disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished in connection with the Sweepstakes. WITHOUT LIMITING THE GENERALITY OF THE FOREGOING, SUCH 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.
Acceptance of any prize shall constitute winner's agreement and consent to Sponsor and its designees' use of winner's name, city, state, likeness, photo, avatar, and/or prize information in connection with this Sweepstakes (collectively, the "Attributes"), for promotional, advertising or other purposes, in any manner perpetually, worldwide, royalty-free, in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, including the Internet, without limitation and without further compensation, notification, permission or other consideration, (except where prohibited by law), and releases the Sweepstakes Entities from all claims arising out of the use of such Attributes.
8. Release of Liability / Conditions of Participation.
A. Transmission of Information. By entering this Sweepstakes, you agree to release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, players and coaching staff of participating colleges and universities, The National Collegiate Athletic Association ("NCAA®") and its Member Teams, Facebook, and each of their respective directors, officers, shareholders, and employees, affiliates, subsidiaries, distributors, and agents, including but not limited to their respective advertising and promotion agencies, and each of their affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, sales representatives, retailers, printers, individuals engaged in the development, production or distribution of materials, and any and all other companies associated with the promotion agents, and all of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, agents, franchisees, suppliers, distributors, advertising/promotion agencies, and prize suppliers, and each of their respective parent companies, and each such company's officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the " Released Parties"), are not responsible for: (1) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrant, printing, typographical or other errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Sweepstakes; (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 entry process or this Sweepstakes; (4) printing, typographical, technical, computer, network or human error which may occur in the administration of this Sweepstakes, the uploading, the processing or random selection of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Sweepstakes -related materials; (5) late, lost, garbled, misdirected, inaccurate, incorrect, undeliverable, damaged or stolen entries or mail; (6) costs associated with claiming or redeeming the prizes; nor (7) loss or damages resulting from an entrant's connection to the internet via any of the websites contained herein. Released Parties are not responsible for any incorrect, mis-transcribed, misdirected or undeliverable entries, E-mail transmissions, incorrect announcements of any kind, or for any technical problems of any kind, malfunctions of computer systems, servers, providers, hardware/software, lost or unavailable network connections or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmission or any combination thereof. Sponsor assumes no responsibility for late, lost, incomplete, inaccurate or damaged entries, or undeliverable E-mails resulting from any form of active or passive E-mail filtering by a user's Internet service provider and/or E-mail client or for insufficient space in user's E-mail account to receive E-mail. Sponsor does not accept responsibility for any damage (whether material or non-material) caused to entrants, to their computer equipment or to data which is stored on them, or to their personal, professional or commercial activities. Proof of submitting entries will not be deemed to be proof of receipt by Sponsor or Administrator.
B. Reservation of Rights. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend, and/or modify this Sweepstakes, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor impairs the integrity or proper functioning of this Sweepstakes, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. If terminated, Sponsor may, in its sole discretion, determine winners from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to time of such action or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. Administrator, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of this Sweepstakes or to be acting in violation of the Official Rules of this or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner and void all associated entries. The preceding in no way precludes Sponsor from taking other actions against such individuals so as to protect its rights. Sponsor's failure to enforce any provision of these Official Rules in a given circumstance does not constitute the waiver of such provision.
C. Release and Indemnity . By participating, entrant indemnifies, releases and agrees to hold harmless the Released Parties, their parents, affiliates and subsidiaries, and other entities involved in the development / production / administration of the Sweepstakes, and the directors, officers, agents, representatives, shareholders, employees, successors and assigns of any of the above organizations, from any and all liability for loss, harm, damage, injury, cost or expense whatsoever, including without limitation, property damage, personal injury (including emotional distress), and/or death, arising from participating in the Sweepstakes, any Sweepstakes -related activity and/or acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of any prize and for any claims or causes of action based on publicity rights, defamation or invasion of privacy and merchandise delivery.
D. IN NO EVENT WILL THE RELEASED ENTITIES BE RESPONSIBLE OR LIABLE FOR ANY DAMAGES OR LOSSES OF ANY KIND, INCLUDING DIRECT, INDIRECT, INCIDENTAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES ARISING OUT OF YOUR ACCESS TO AND USE OF THE SWEEPSTAKES SITE AND/OR PARTICIPATING IN THE SWEEPSTAKES, DOWNLOADING FROM AND/OR PRINTING MATERIAL DOWNLOADED FROM ANY WEBSITES ASSOCIATED WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES. WITHOUT LIMITING THE FOREGOING, THIS SWEEPSTAKES AND ALL PRIZES ARE PROVIDED "AS IS" WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND, EITHER EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO, THE IMPLIED WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY, FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE OR NON-INFRINGEMENT. SOME JURISDICTIONS MAY NOT ALLOW THE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSION OF LIABILITY FOR INCIDENTAL OR CONSEQUENTIAL DAMAGES OR EXCLUSION OF IMPLIED WARRANTIES SO SOME OF THE ABOVE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS MAY NOT APPLY TO YOU. CHECK YOUR LOCAL LAWS FOR ANY RESTRICTIONS OR LIMITATIONS REGARDING THESE LIMITATIONS OR EXCLUSIONS.
In the event an insufficient number of eligible entries are received and/or Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or continuing with the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, including but not limited to 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 (e.g. SARS), order of any court or jurisdiction, or other cause not reasonably within Sponsor's control (each a "Force Majeure" event or occurrence), then Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes. If the Sweepstakes is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor has the right (time permitting to select the winner 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 potential bona fide winners come forward seeking to claim prizes in excess of the number of each type of prize set forth in these Official Rules, the winners, or remaining 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). The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these 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 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.
All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of the entrant and Sponsor in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Tennessee, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Tennessee or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Tennessee. For any matters which are not subject to arbitration as set forth in these Official Rules and/or in connection with the entering of any judgment on an arbitration award in connection with these Official Rules and/or the Sweepstakes, the parties irrevocably submit and consent to the exclusive jurisdiction and venue of the state and federal courts located in or closest to Williamson County, Tennessee. The parties agree not to raise the defense of forum non conveniens.
By participating in this 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 prize, 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 National Arbitration Forum (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. For more information on the Forum and/or the Forum's Code of Procedure, please visit their website at www.arb-forum.com. 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.
To obtain a copy of these Official Rules visit www.nissanusa.com/titansweepstakes or the winners list, send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: Nissan's Heisman House Winners, PO Box 2001, Framingham, MA 01703-2001. Winners list will be available after 12/26/2018. All such requests must be received by 12/30/2018.
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