ARIA RESORT & CASINO “Last Vegas DVD” SWEEPSTAKES OFFICIAL RULES
ARIA RESORT & CASINO “Last Vegas DVD” (“Sweepstakes”) starts at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (ET) on January 28, 2014 and ends at 11:59 p.m. ET on March 9, 2014 (collectively, the “Entry Period”). The sponsor of this Sweepstakes is ARIA Resort & Casino, 3730 Las Vegas Blvd S., Las Vegas, Nevada, 89158 (the “Sponsor”). The Sweepstakes shall be subject to these Official Rules, and by entering, all participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and Sponsor’s decisions which, subject to Nevada Revised Statute (“NRS”) 463.362, are final and binding in all matters related to the Sweepstakes. Certain restrictions may apply.
ELIGIBILITY: NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. You must be a legal resident of the 48 contiguous United States (excluding Alaska and Hawaii) or the District of Columbia and be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of entry to be eligible to participate in the Sweepstakes or win a prize. No purchase of the Last Vegas DVD is required to enter the Sweepstakes. Employees, officers and directors of Sponsor, MGM Resorts International, Sony Pictures Home Entertainment (“Sony”), Orbitz, LLC (“Orbitz”) and Travelpro International Inc. (“Travelpro”), and each of their respective parent, subsidiary and affiliated companies, and the immediate family members (spouse, parents, siblings, and children (including steps of each) and each of their respective spouses, children and siblings) of each of the above and those living in the household of same are ineligible to participate or win in this Sweepstakes. All applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations apply. Sweepstakes is void in Alaska and Hawaii, outside of the 48 contiguous United States and the District of Columbia, and wherever prohibited or restricted by law.
HOW TO ENTER: To enter on-line, visit www.aria.com/LASTVEGASDVD during the Entry Period, and fill out the presented entry form completely as directed in order to be eligible. (Optional: If you would like to hear from ARIA or Sony regarding promotional offers, choose the appropriate check box.) Select the check box accompanying the following statement: “I have read and understand the official rules.” And hit the “Submit” button. Only after you see the “Thank You” page are you eligible for the drawing. Limit one (1) entry per person. Limit one (1) entry per email address. All entries must be received by 11:59:p.m. ET on March 9, 2014. Sponsor’s computer is the official time-keeping device for the Sweepstakes. Sponsor is not responsible for technical, hardware, software, or telephone failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled, or delayed computer transmissions which may limit or interfere with a participant's ability to take part in the drawing. In addition, Sponsor shall not be responsible for any damage to any computer or other property resulting from participating in, or downloading any materials for, this drawing. Each online entry shall be deemed to have been sent by the authorized account holder, at the time of such entry, of the e-mail address indicated on such entry.
All entries in excess of the limits described herein are not eligible and will be disqualified. Entries which are late, lost, stolen, mutilated, tampered with, illegible, incomplete, mechanically reproduced, inaccurate, forged, irregular in any way or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules will be disqualified. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
WINNER SELECTION AND ODDS OF WINNING: There will be one (1) Grand Prize winner determined by a random drawing from among all eligible entries received to be held on or about March 10, 2014 by representatives of Sponsor. In the event the selected potential winner does not qualify or is not willing to accept the prize, there will be an alternate winner random drawing from among the remaining eligible entries. All decisions of Sponsor are final and binding. Odds of winning depend upon the total number of eligible entries received.
PRIZE: One (1) Grand Prize winner will receive the Grand Prize which consists of the following prize elements: (i) roundtrip coach-class air transportation for winner and three (3) guest from a major commercial airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to Las Vegas, Nevada (approximate retail value (“ARV”): $1,750); (ii) Three (3) nights Sky Suite accommodations at ARIA Resort & Casino (suite accommodations, quad occupancy) (ARV: $1,950); (iii) Four (4) tickets to Zarkana by Cirque du Soleil (with seat locations to be determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion and subject to time and date availability) (ARV: $700); and (iv) Four (4) Travelpro Crew 9 21” Expandable Spinner luggage pieces (ARV: $1,950). Total approximate retail value (“ARV”) of Grand Prize: $6,350. If applicable, prize elements subject to terms and conditions set forth in applicable prize certificate. Airline, hotel and show prize elements must be used during the same stay and no later than 3/9/2015, or winner will forfeit these elements of prize. Winner and his/her guests must travel on the same itinerary. Travel must be round trip. All flight itinerary subject to Sponsor’s approval. No refund or compensation will be made in the event of the cancellation or delay of any flight. Travel is subject to the terms and conditions set forth in these Official Rules, and those set forth by the Sponsor's airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract. If trip destination is less than 250 miles from the winner's residence at the time of entry, winner will be provided $200 in spending money for driving expenses in lieu of air transportation. Sponsor is not responsible if any scheduled event is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason and winner will not be reimbursed for tickets. Zarkana show ticket reservations must be made at least 15 days in advance and are final. Reservations are subject to availability. Show schedule is subject to change without notice. All ticketed elements of the prize may be subject to issuer’s standard rain-check policies and procedures. Winner’s guests must all be at least 21 years old. All of winner’s guests must execute liability/publicity releases prior to issuance of prize documents. Restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. Lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, vouchers or certificates will not be replaced. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket. Sponsor is not responsible if winner does not use ticket on day of event. Prize tickets are not for resale. The ARV of travel may vary based on hotel and airfare rate fluctuations and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual retail value and ARV. Note: All additional meals, gratuities, excursions, incidentals, additional ground transportation in Las Vegas and any other expenses not specified herein as being awarded are the sole responsibility of the prize winner and his/her guests. Winner will be required to provide a valid major credit card upon checking-in to cover any incidental expenses. All elements of prize are subject to availability, certain restrictions and black out dates apply. No changes may be made to prize details once any portion of arrangements has been made. Sponsor is not responsible for changes in schedule of any element of the prize. No substitution or cash equivalent of prize granted except at Sponsor's sole option. Sponsor may substitute a prize (or prize element), for any reason, with a prize (or prize element) of comparable or greater retail value. No prize transfers permitted. PRIZES ARE AWARDED "AS IS" AND WITHOUT WARRANTY OF ANY KIND EXPRESSED OR IMPLIED.
NOTIFICATION OF WINNER: The potential Grand Prize winner will be notified by email and/or telephone on or about March 10, 2014. If the potential prize winner cannot be reached or does not accept the prize per the Official Rules within five (5) business days (i.e., Monday thru Friday excluding any United States or State of Nevada holidays), another eligible entry will be randomly drawn and another potential prize winner will be notified (and the previously selected potential winner will forfeit the prize), all in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Subsequent eligible entries will be drawn as provided for above until an eligible prize winner is reached and such eligible prize winner has submitted and returned all necessary documents as provided for herein, unless Sponsor determines otherwise in its sole discretion. In Sponsor’s sole discretion, a selected winner may forfeit the prize and an alternate winner may be selected in accordance with these Official Rules from among the remaining eligible entries if a selected winner (i) is unreachable, (ii) declines or cannot accept, receive or use a prize for any reason, or (iii) does not comply with these Official Rules. Sponsor not obligated to leave voice mail, answering machine, or other message. Potential winner must show valid state issued driver's license or other identification (subject to Sponsor’s approval) as evidence of identity. Winner is solely responsible for reporting and payment of all federal, state, and local taxes and fees associated with receipt and/or use of prize.
AFFIDAVIT OF ELIGIBILITY, LIABILITY RELEASE AND PUBLICITY RELEASE: Potential winner will be required to complete, execute and send back to ARIA Resort & Casino, Marketing Department an affidavit of eligibility, a liability release, an IRS W-9 form and (except where prohibited) a publicity release within fourteen (14) days of issuance or an alternate winner may be selected. These documents will be sent out to the potential winner by UPS 2 day delivery (or other means), which will include the documents and, if applicable, a postage paid envelope to send back the documents. In addition, the prize winner’s guests (who all must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older at the time of winner notification) will be required to execute and return a release of liability form within this same time period. Upon receiving and approving the required documents, the applicable prize certificate(s) and/or other document(s) will then be sent to the winner. Failure to comply with these rules will cause the prize to be forfeited.
RELEASE AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITY: BY ENTERING THIS SWEEPSTAKES, EACH PARTICIPANT AGREES TO RELEASE AND HOLD HARMLESS SPONSOR, MGM RESORTS INTERNATIONAL, SONY PICTURES HOME ENTERTAINMENT, ORBITZ, AND TRAVELPRO AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE PARENT COMPANIES, SUBSIDIARIES AND AFFILIATES AND EACH OF THEIR RESPECTIVE EMPLOYEES, OFFICERS, DIRECTORS AND SHAREHOLDERS, ADVERTISING AND PROMOTION AGENCIES, CONSULTANTS AND ANY OTHER COMPANIES PARTICIPATING IN THE PROMOTION, ADMINISTRATION OR FULFILLMENT OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES (COLLECTIVELY THE “RELEASEES”) FROM ANY AND ALL LIABILITY, CLAIMS, LOSS, DAMAGE TO PERSONS OR PROPERTY, COSTS, EXPENSES (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, ATTORNEY FEES) AND ACTIONS OF ANY KIND (AND AGREE TO WAIVE ANY SUCH CLAIMS, ETC.) RELATED TO OR ARISING OUT OF THIS PROMOTION (INCLUDING, WITHOUT LIMITATION, MY PARTICIPATION IN THE SWEEPSTAKES) OR RESULTING FROM THE ACCEPTANCE OR USE OF ANY OF THE PRIZES AWARDED, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO PERSONAL INJURY, PROPERTY DAMAGE, INVASION OF THE RIGHT OF PRIVACY OR PUBLICITY.
Releasees shall not be liable to winner or any other person for failure to supply the prize or any part thereof, by reason of any acts of God, any action(s), regulation(s), order(s) or request(s) by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity (whether or not the action(s), regulations(s), order(s) or request(s) prove(s) to be invalid), equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike (whether legal or illegal), labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection, riot, or any other cause beyond Sponsor’s sole control. Releasees shall not be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the hotel or transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same. Releasees shall not be liable for any loss or damage to baggage.
Releasees are not responsible for: (i) any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by entrants, printing errors or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes; (ii) technical failures of any kind, including, but not limited to malfunctions, interruptions, or disconnections in phone lines or network hardware or software; (iii) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process of the Sweepstakes; (iv) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the Sweepstakes or the processing of entries; (v) late, lost, undeliverable, damaged or stolen entries or notices; or (vi) any injury or damage to persons or property which may be caused, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from entrant’s participation in the Sweepstakes or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.
GENERAL: If for any reason this Sweepstakes is not capable of running as planned, or if this Sweepstakes or any web site associated therewith (or any portion thereof) becomes corrupted or does not allow the proper playing of the Sweepstakes and processing of entries in accordance with these rules, or if infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, actions by entrants, fraud, technical failures, or any other causes, in the Sponsor’s sole opinion, corrupts or affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity, or proper conduct of this Sweepstakes, the Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual implicated in such action and/or to cancel, terminate, modify, or suspend this Sweepstakes or any portion thereof, and , in such situation, to randomly select the winner from among the remaining eligible non-suspect entries received prior to and/or after such action, or in such manner as deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor in its sole discretion. No more than the stated number of prizes will be awarded. ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT OR ANY OTHER INDIVIDUAL TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEB SITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, THE SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
DISPUTES: Except where prohibited, entrant agrees that: (i) any and all disputes, claims and cause 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 under NRS 463.362; (ii) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering the Sweepstakes, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (iii) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim indirect, punitive, incidental, special and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any all rights to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased. 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 Nevada without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of Nevada or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of Nevada. By entering (or participating in any Sweepstakes-related activity), entrants (and others) consent to the jurisdiction and venue of federal, state and local courts located in Clark County, Nevada.
If a dispute arises about who submitted an entry, the entry will be deemed submitted by the authorized account holder of the e-mail account provided. The authorized account holder is deemed the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, service provider, or other online organization that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. A potential winner may be requested to provide the Sponsor with proof that the potential winner is the authorized account holder of the e-mail address associated with the winning entry and that all eligibility requirements are met.
NOTE: Internet entry must be made by the entrant as described herein. Entries made by any other individual or any entity, and/or originating at any other web site or e-mail address, including but not limited to commercial sweepstakes subscription notification and/or entering service sites, will be declared invalid and disqualified for this Sweepstakes. The use of any device to automate the entry process is prohibited.
OFFICIAL RULES: For a copy of these rules send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (Vermont residents need not affix return postage) to ARIA Resort & Casino, Attn: Brand Marketing – LV DVD Sweepstakes Official Rules, 3730 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89158. All requests for the Official Rules must be received by September 30, 2014.
WINNER LIST: The Prize Winner's name may be obtained by sending a self-addressed stamped envelope to ARIA Resort & Casino, Attn: Marketing – LV DVD Sweepstakes Winner List, 3730 Las Vegas Blvd. S., Las Vegas, NV 89158. All winner list requests must be received by December 1, 2014.
RESPONSIBLE GAMING: MGM Resorts International™ endorses responsible gaming and strictly adheres to the Code of Conduct established by the American Gaming Association (AGA). Commitment to this includes employee training, public awareness and support of research initiatives by contributing to the National Center for Responsible Gaming. If you or someone you know has a problem gaming responsibly, please call the 24-hour Problem Gamblers HelpLine at 1-800-522-4700.