Welcome      Play Game      Winners      Leaders      Registration      My Groups      My Stats   
 
Official Rules
 

HighSchoolOT Football Pick ‘em Challenge Official Rules

General. No purchase necessary. Void where prohibited. All federal, state and local regulations apply. By participating in the HighSchoolOT Weekly Pick ‘em Challenge, the entrant acknowledges and agrees to all of these Official Rules. To enter, go to WRAL.com/contests between 12:01 a.m. ET on Friday, February 19, 2021 and 5:00 p.m. ET on Friday, May 7, 2021. Winners will be announced on HighSchoolOT.com on Monday, May 10, 2021. By entering, entrants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and by all decisions of WRAL.com/CBC New Media, LLC (hereafter “WRAL.com”), whose decisions are binding and final. WRAL.com reserves the right to change the rules at any time to ensure the fair administration of the contest and compliance with applicable laws.

Sponsor. The sponsor of this contest is CBC New Media Group, LLC (“Sponsor”). This contest is not sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Apple or Facebook.

Eligibility. HighSchoolOT Football Pick ‘em Challenge is open only to permanent, legal U.S. residents 13 years of age as of Friday, February 19, 2021, and who reside in North Carolina or Mecklenburg County, Virginia. Employees of WRAL.com, Capitol Broadcasting Company, Inc., and their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, agents, employees, advertising and promotion agencies, sponsors and members of their immediate families (spouses, parents, children, and siblings and their spouses) are not eligible to participate. Persons who have won a prize valued over $100 in any contest sponsored by Sponsor in the last 12 months are ineligible to win this contest. By submitting an entry to this contest, the entrant (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) acknowledges and agrees (a) to all of these Official Rules, and (b) to be bound by all decisions of Sponsor, whose decisions are binding and final.

How to Enter. Each week, for 11 weeks, before the weekly Friday 5PM ET deadline, you pick the teams you think will win each of the 12 featured high school football games. If a football game is canceled, forfeited, or indefinitely suspended for any reason, or if a football game results in a tie, that game shall not count for any entrant and scores will be computed as if the game did not exist.  You may enter by completing the online entry form, which includes name, address, email address and other information. Entrants must be the registered subscriber of the email account from which the entry is made. You may enter once each week during the contest period. Multiple entries received from any person or email address per week will void all such additional entries for that week. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. Neither WRAL.COM/CAPITOL BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC. nor its respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, sponsors, directors, agents and employees are responsible for telecommunications, network, electronic, technical or computer failures of any kind, for inaccurate transcription of entry information, errors in any promotional or marketing materials, errors in these rules, for any human or electronic error, or for entries that are stolen, misdirected, garbled, delayed by computer transmissions, lost, late or damaged. All entries become the property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. By checking the relevant box or selection in the registration form, entrants agree that Sponsor may contact the entrant via email with information special content or features. If you do not wish to receive these materials do not check the relevant box in the entry form. If at any time, you do not wish to receive these materials in the future, please use the unsubscribe procedures contained in the email message.

Prize(s) and Odds. At the end of the contest period, the entrant with the highest number of correct picks will win a $100 VISA Gift Card.  If more than one (1) entrant has the highest number of correct picks, one (1) winner will be drawn at random from the entrants with the highest number of correct picks to receive the $100 VISA Gift Card. Prize is non-transferable, cannot be combined with any other offer and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. The number of eligible entries received during the Promotion Period will determine the odds of winning the prize. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute the prize for one of equal or greater value if the designated prize should become unavailable for any reason.

Prize Redemption and Release. The winner(s) will be notified at the contact information submitted at time of entry and will be instructed regarding how to claim and obtain the prize. Winner(s) (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) is responsible for all taxes and fees associated with the receipt and/or use of the prize. Winner (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) may be required to sign and return to WRAL-TV an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release within 7 days of notification, as well as IRS form W-9: Request for Taxpayer Identification Number and Certification for any prize over $600.00 in total value. If any prize notification is undeliverable, or in the event of non-compliance with any of these requirements, the prize will be forfeited, and an alternate winner will be selected at random from the remaining eligible entries. No substitution of prizes or transfer of prizes to a third party is permitted. By entering this contest, each entrant (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) agrees to release and hold harmless Sponsor, its prize suppliers, affiliates, subsidiaries, and each of such company’s officers, directors, employees, and agents (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any claim or cause of action, including, but not limited to, personal injury, death, or damage to or loss of property, arising out of participation in this contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize. By checking the relevant box or selection on the entry form, each entrant (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) agrees that Sponsor may contact him/her via email with information, special content or features. An entrant may discontinue receiving such materials at any time by using the unsubscribe procedures contained in the email message.

Publicity. Except where prohibited, participation in this contest constitutes a winner’s consent to Sponsor’s and its agents’ use of winner’s name, likeness, photograph, voice, opinions and/or hometown and state for promotional purposes in any media, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.

General Conditions. Sponsor reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify the contest, or any part of it, if any fraud, technical failures or any other factor beyond Sponsor’s reasonable control impairs the integrity or proper functioning of the contest, as determined by Sponsor in its sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any individual it finds to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the contest or to be acting in violation of these Official Rules or any other promotion or in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner. Sponsor reserves the right to change the Official Rules at any time to ensure the fair administration of the contest and compliance with applicable laws.

Limitations of Liability. The Released Parties are not responsible for: (1) 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 contest; (2) unauthorized human intervention in any part of the entry process or the contest; (3) technical or human error which may occur in the administration of the contest or the processing of entries; or (4) 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 contest or receipt or use or misuse of any prize.

Disputes. Except where prohibited, entrant (and his/her parent(s)/legal guardian(s) if entrant/winner is a minor in his/her state of residence) agrees that: (1) any and all disputes, claims and causes of action arising out of or connected with this contest or any prize awarded shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, and exclusively by the United States District Court for the Eastern District of North Carolina or the appropriate North Carolina State Court located in Wake County, North Carolina; (2) any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred, including costs associated with entering this contest, but in no event attorneys’ fees; and (3) under no circumstances will entrant be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrant hereby waives all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages, other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses, and any and 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 contest, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of North Carolina without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of law rules (whether of the State of North Carolina or any other jurisdiction), which would cause the application of the laws of any jurisdiction other than the State of North Carolina.

Winner List. Winner list requests will only be accepted after the Promotion Period and no later than June 30, 2021. For a copy of the winner list, send an email with subject line “HighSchoolOT Football Pick ‘em Challenge” to contests@wral.com.




   Official Rules      Help      Feedback   
Powered by ©UPICKEM.com All rights reserved.