Official Rules: Anderson Paak Tweet to Meet Contest

Official Rules
Anderson Paak Tweet to Meet Contest 

NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.

The Anderson Paak Tweet to Meet Contest (“Contest”) starts on April 22, 2019 at 9:00 am Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends at 9:00 pm ET on May 12, 2019 (“Contest Period”).

 ELIGIBILITY: Contest is open to legal residents of the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States and District of Columbia, 18 years of age or older. Employees and other workers, including temporary employees, freelancers, and independent contractors (and each of their immediate families (parent, child, spouse or sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and those living in their same households, whether or not related) of MSG Sports & Entertainment, LLC (“Sponsor”), its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates and advertising and promotion agencies, are not eligible to enter or win. Void outside the forty-eight (48) contiguous United States and District of Columbia and where prohibited by law. Contest is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws. By participating, each entrant agrees to abide by these official rules (“Official Rules”) and the decisions of Sponsor, which shall be final and binding in all respects relating to this Contest.

HOW TO ENTER: During the Contest Period, to enter, log into your Twitter account and post a Tweet telling us why you deserve to meet Anderson Paak at his headlining show at Madison Square Garden on May 30, 2019 using #APMSGContest (each, an “Entry”). If you do not have a Twitter account, establishing an account is free. All Twitter terms apply. Your Twitter must be set to “public” in order for your entry to be eligible. You can return the applicable account to “private” any time after the winners have been announced. Entry must be in English and may not exceed 280 characters.  Entries that are greater than 280 characters, or that do not include #APMSGContest, will not be considered.  All Entries must be received by 11:59 pm ET on May 12, 2019. Limit one (1) Entry per person. Multiple Entries will be void. Only one email address per entrant.  Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same email address. Any attempt by any entrant to obtain more than the stated number of Entries by using multiple/different accounts, identities, registrations, logins, addresses or through any other methods, may void all of that entrant’s Entries and that entrant may be disqualified. Entries generated by script, macro, mechanical or other automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process are void.  All Entries become the sole property of the Sponsor and will not be returned.

PROHIBITED CONTENT:  Entries may not contain, as determined by the Sponsor, in its sole discretion, any content that:

  • is sexually explicit or suggestive;
  • is unnecessarily violent or derogatory of any ethnic, racial, gender, religious, professional or age group;
  • is profane or pornographic;
  • promotes alcohol, illegal drugs, tobacco, firearms/weapons (or the use of any of the foregoing, or otherwise promotes any activities that may appear unsafe or dangerous;
  • promotes any particular political agenda or message;
  • is obscene or offensive, or endorses any form of hate or hate group;
  • defames, misrepresents or contains disparaging remarks about Anderson Paak, Sponsor, its products or services, or other people or companies;
  • contains copyrighted materials owned by others, without the Entrant having obtained permission, to the extent permission is necessary;
  • appears to duplicate any other submitted Entry;
  • contains materials embodying the names, likenesses, voices, personal information or other indicia identifying any person (living or dead), without permission, to the extent permission is necessary; and/or
  • violates any law.

Entry must be entrant’s own work product, may not have been previously published, may not have won previous awards, and must not infringe upon the copyrights, trademarks, rights of privacy, publicity or other intellectual property or other rights of any person or entity.

By submitting an Entry, entrant hereby grants permission for the Entry to be posted on Sponsor’s social media accounts and/or other Sponsor websites and otherwise used in accordance with rights granted below.

By submitting an Entry, entrant represents and warrants that the Entry conforms to these Official Rules and understands that Sponsor, in its sole discretion, may disqualify the Entry for any reason, including if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Entry fails to conform to these Official Rules in any way or otherwise contains unacceptable content as determined by Sponsor, in its sole discretion.

USE OF ENTRIES/PUBLICITY GRANT: By submitting an Entry, entrant hereby grants to Sponsor, its designees, successors, assigns and licensees a nonexclusive license to reproduce, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works based upon, or otherwise exploit the Entry and all elements embodied therein, along with winner’s name, biographical information, likeness, performance, voice or image, in whole or in part, in any manner or media now known or hereafter devised throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising, promotional and other purposes, without further compensation, notification or permission. Entrant agrees that Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Entries by third parties. Sponsor has no obligation to make use of the rights granted herein.

WINNER DETERMINATION:  Following the conclusion of the Contest Period, a qualified panel of judges selected by Sponsor will judge all eligible Entries received based on how compelling the judges deem each entrant’s connection to Anderson Paak (the “Criteria”).  The three (3) Entries that receive the highest scores from the judges will be deemed the potential winners. In the event of a tie, a tie-breaker judge will judge the tied entries using the Criteria to determine the winner(s).  Sponsor reserves the right to not award any or all of the prizes if, in its sole discretion, it does not receive a sufficient number of eligible and qualified Entries. All decisions of the Sponsor and judges are final and binding.  Sponsor will not reveal the judging scores for any entry.

WINNER NOTIFICATION: Potential winners will be contacted by Sponsor via email. If a potential winner does not respond and comply with the instructions in the message within the time frame specified in such notification or is not in compliance with these Official Rules, he/she will forfeit the prize and Sponsor may select an alternate potential winner. Potential winners will be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility and a Liability and Publicity Release (unless prohibited by law), which must be returned within five (5) days of the date such documents are sent by Sponsor.  Return of a prize notification as undeliverable, failure to sign and return requested documentation within the specified time period, the inability of Sponsor to contact a potential winner within the foregoing time period, or non-compliance with these Official Rules by potential winner will result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion, the prize may be awarded to an alternate potential winner, time permitting.

PRIZES: Three (3) winners will each receive a prize package that includes round trip, coach-class air transportation for two (2) from a major airport near winner’s home (determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion) to New York City; one (1) night accommodations at a hotel determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion (one (1) room, double occupancy, room and tax only); two (2) tickets to the Anderson Paak show scheduled to take place at Madison Square Garden on May 30, 2019, a meet-and-greet with Anderson Paak prior to the show. If in the judgment of Sponsor air travel is not required due to winner’s proximity to prize location, ground transportation will be substituted for round trip air travel at Sponsor’s sole discretion and no compensation or substitution will be provided for difference in prize value. Approximate Retail Value of  prize package: $2,500 each. Total ARV of all prizes: $7,500. Actual value may vary based on type of travel, fluctuations in transportation costs, and distance between departure and destination. Winner will not receive difference between actual and approximate retail value.

Meet-and Greet Conditions: Exact details of the meet-and-greet will be determined by Sponsor. Each winner must agree to an interview with Sponsor and understands the meet-and-greet will be filmed, photographed and otherwise recorded from start to finish, including before and after footage, by Sponsor (“Meet-and-Greet Footage”). The Meet-and-Greet Footage (inclusive of the winner interview and all other materials documenting the process) shall be owned by Sponsor. Each winner understands that Sponsor, its designees, successors, assigns and licensees, shall have the right to edit, modify, reproduce, distribute, display, perform, create derivative works based upon, or otherwise exploit the Meet-and-Greet Footage and all elements embodied therein, along with winner’s name, biographical information, likeness, performance, voice or image, in whole or in part, together with other materials, in any manner or media now known or hereafter devised (including, without limitation, posting the Meet-and-Greet Footage on Sponsor’s and its promotional partners websites (including, but not limited to, its social media pages or accounts of Madison Square Garden, Anderson Paak and Delta Air Lines)), throughout the world in perpetuity for advertising, promotional and other purposes, without further compensation, notification or permission. Sponsor has no obligation to make use of the rights granted herein. Released Parties (as defined below) are not responsible for any unauthorized use of Meet-and-Greet Footage by third parties.  If a Winner does not agree to the foregoing conditions, they forfeit the prize and an alternate Winner may be determined by Sponsor in accordance with these Official Rules.

Travel Conditions/Restrictions: All travel arrangements will be made through Sponsor’s agent. Each winner must travel on the dates determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion or prize will be forfeited. Travel and accommodations are subject to availability and blackout dates. Travel must be round trip. Sponsor will determine airline and flight itinerary in its sole discretion. 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 this Contest, and those set forth by the Sponsor’s airline carrier of choice as detailed in the passenger ticket contract.  All expenses and incidental travel costs associated with prize acceptance and use not expressly stated in the package description above, including but not limited to, ground transportation, meals, hotel and other incidentals, gratuities, baggage fees, passenger tariffs or duties, airline fees, surcharges, airport fees, service charges or facility charges, personal charges at lodging, security fees, taxes or other expenses are the responsibility solely of winner. Unless child of winner, travel companion must be eighteen (18) years of age or older as of the date of departure or a sibling/friend of winner with the appropriate parental permissions and releases and must travel on same itinerary and at the same time as the winner.  If a winner is at least 18 but still considered a minor in his/her state of residence, travel companion must be winner’s parent/legal guardian.  Travel companion must execute liability/publicity release prior to issuance of travel documents. Travel restrictions, conditions and limitations may apply. Sponsor will not replace any lost, mutilated, or stolen tickets, travel vouchers or certificates.

Ticket Conditions/Restrictions: Sponsor is not responsible if concert is delayed, postponed or cancelled for any reason.  If the show is cancelled, then the prize package is forfeited in entirety and no substitution will be provided except as in Sponsor’s sole discretion, and winners will not be reimbursed for tickets or any other portion of the prize package.  If the show is postponed, then the prize package will be awarded to coincide with the date to which the show is postponed to.  Seating to be determined in the sole discretion of Sponsor. Tickets may be subject to Sponsor’s standard rain-check policies and procedures. By accepting ticket prize, winner agrees to abide by any terms, conditions and restrictions provided by the ticket. Winner and guest agree to abide by all venue rules and regulations.  Failure to do may result in forfeiture of prize.

General Prize Conditions/Restrictions: Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either express or implied.  Winner may not substitute, assign or transfer prize or redeem prize for cash, but Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to substitute prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value.  Winner is responsible for all applicable federal, state and local taxes, if any.  If, for whatever reason, Sponsor is unable to fulfill prize, then the conditions above will apply, and no compensation or substitution will be provided for any difference in prize value.  All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Limit one (1) prize per person.

RELEASE OF LIABILITY:  By participating, each entrant agrees to release, indemnify, discharge and hold harmless Sponsor, Anderson Paak, Delta Air Lines, Inc., Twitter, Inc., and their respective parents, affiliates, subsidiaries, and advertising and promotion agencies, and the respective officers, directors, shareholders, employees, agents and representatives of the forgoing (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all injuries, liability, losses and damages of any kind to persons, including death, or property resulting, in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, from entrant’s participation in the Contest or any Contest-related activity, the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or Sponsor’s use of the rights granted herein.

GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, damaged, inaccurate, stolen, delayed, misdirected, undelivered, or garbled Entries, posts, tweets, messages, email or postage-due mail; or 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 Contest, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Contest, the processing or judging of Entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Contest-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by site users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Contest. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to any person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of the website. Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Contest or website, who act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated Entries will be void. Should any portion of the Contest be, in Sponsor’s sole opinion, compromised by virus, worms, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes which, in the sole opinion of the Sponsor, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play, or submission of Entries, Sponsor reserves the right at its sole discretion to suspend, modify or terminate the Contest and, if terminated, at its discretion, select the potential winners from all eligible, non-suspect Entries received prior to action taken or as otherwise deemed fair and appropriate by Sponsor. In the event of a dispute regarding Entries received from multiple users having the same email account, the authorized subscriber of the email account at the time of entry will be deemed to be the entrant and must comply with these rules. Authorized account subscriber is the natural person who is assigned the Instagram account by account provider.

REQUEST FOR WINNERS LIST: For the names of the winners (available after May 20, 2019), send a self-addressed stamped envelope by June 20, 2019 to: Anderson Paak Tweet to Meet Contest, MSG Sports & Entertainment, LLC, Attn: Mktg/Customer Engagement Dept., 2 Penn Plaza, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10121.

Sponsor: MSG Sports & Entertainment, LLC, 2 Penn Plaza, 16th Floor, New York, NY 10121.

This Contest is not sponsored, endorsed or administered by Twitter.

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