May 31, 2010
Posted: 08:00 PM ET
No Purchase Necessary TO ENTER OR WIN. A Purchase WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR Chances Of Winning.
The Larry King Live Idol Ticket Giveaway (“Promotion”) is open to legal residents of the 50 United States who reside within 100 miles of one of the Idol Live tour stops listed here: http://www.americanidol.com/news/view/pid/1632/, age 18 years or older, except employees, officers, and directors (and their immediate family and household members (whether or not related) of Cable News Network, Inc. (the “Sponsor”), Fox Entertainment Group, Live Nation, and their parents, subsidiaries, divisions, trustees, franchisees, participating vendors, distributors, advertising and promotion agencies and affiliated entities (collectively, with the Sponsor, the "Promotion Entities"). Void wherever prohibited by law. Promotion is governed by U.S. law and subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations. By entering the Promotion, entrants agree to accept and be bound by all terms of these Official Rules and Regulations (“Official Rules”).
HOW TO ENTER: To enter and remain eligible, participants must have an active Twitter account, become a follower of the CNN Larry King page on Twitter, and remain a follower of the page for the entirety of the Promotion. Participants may enter the Promotion from 9:00 pm Eastern Time (ET) through 10:00 pm ET on May 28, 2010 and from 9:00 pm ET through 10:00 pm ET on May 31, 2010 (each a “Promotional Period”). Four (4) American Idol trivia questions (“Question(s)”) will be asked during the Larry King Live show on CNN. Three (3) Questions will be asked on Friday, May 28, 2010 and One (1) Question will be asked on Monday, May 31, 2010. As soon as a Question is asked, participants should submit a Tweet with their answer to the Question (the “Tweet”). Participants must submit their Tweet via Twitter to @Kingsthings. To be eligible, each Tweet must be received by 10:00 pm ET on either May 28, 2010 or May 31, 2010. Tweets must be 140 characters or less and in a Twitter compatible format. Sponsor will Tweet participants using @replies, requiring additional information regarding the Tweet as well as participant’s name, city, state, e-mail address and birth date. All @replies that go unanswered for twenty-four (24) hours will disqualify participants. All entries must be submitted in the name of one (1) individual and the prize can only be awarded to the individual whose name is on the winning Tweet. Limit one (1) entry per person.
Entries generated by script, macro or other automated means will be void. The Promotion Entities are not responsible for misdirected, incomplete, lost, late, illegible, undelivered, inaccurate or delayed entries, or for technical, hardware, or software failures of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions or other errors or problems which may limit or affect a person’s ability to participate in the Promotion, whether human, mechanical, typographical, printing, electronic, network or otherwise, relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the prizes or in any Promotion-related materials. In the event of sabotage, acts of God, terrorism or threats thereof, computer virus or other events or causes beyond the Sponsor’s control, which corrupt the integrity, administration, security or proper operation of the Promotion, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify entrants and/or modify, cancel or suspend the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor reserves the right to award prizes from among all eligible, non-suspect entries received prior to the event requiring such cancellation. False or deceptive entries or acts will render the entrant ineligible. All entries become the property of the Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned.
HOW TO WIN: The first participant to respond with the correct answer to the trivia question will be chosen as a potential winner for a total of four (4) potential winners (the “Potential Winners”). Three (3) Potential Winners will be chosen on May 28, 2010 and One (1) Potential Winner will be chosen on May 31, 2010 by Sponsor from among all eligible entries received during each Promotional Period. The decision of the Sponsor will be final and binding in all matters. The Potential Winners will be contacted by Twitter and e-mail and must meet all eligibility requirements including the timely execution and return of all necessary releases and documents (if any) required by Sponsor. Winners will be confirmed once all eligibility requirements are met and necessary documents are received by Sponsor (“Confirmed Winners”).
PRIZES: Confirmed Winners will receive two (2) tickets to an American Idol Live concert in their city, at an approximate retail value (“ARV”) of One Hundred Dollars ($100.00). Winner(s) must live within 100 miles of one of the American Idol Live concert stops. The Winner is responsible for all costs and expenses not expressly provided for above, including transportation, meals, incidentals, tips, telephone calls, souvenirs, other personal expenses and hotel charges incurred. Sponsor is not responsible for any concert cancellations. All prize details are at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Total ARV of Promotion is Four Hundred Dollars ($400.00).
Participating Live Nation shows and venues, subject to availability. Transportation not provided; travel and other expenses are the sole responsibility of winner. No substitution or transfer of prizes or cash redemptions permitted by the winner(s). Sponsor reserves the right to substitute for any reason whatsoever a prize (or portion thereof) of comparable or greater value, at their sole discretion. Prize is awarded “as is” with no warranty or guarantee, either expressed or implied by the Sponsor. The Winners are responsible for the reporting and payment of all taxes (if any) as well as any other costs and expenses associated with acceptance and use of prize not specified herein as being awarded.
GENERAL RULES AND REGULATIONS: By entering this Promotion, participants consent to receive an email message from Sponsor and grant Promotion Entities and their designees the right, unless prohibited by law, to use their names, cities and states of residences, voices, pictures and likenesses, without compensation, notification or approval, for the purpose of advertising and publicizing the goods and services of the Promotion Entities and all matters related to the Promotion, in any manner or medium, now or hereafter known, throughout the world in perpetuity. Winners may each be required to execute an affidavit of eligibility, liability release, tax acknowledgment form and, except where prohibited by law, a publicity release and return within five (5) business days of issuance of notification. Noncompliance within this time period or failure of potential winner to respond after 24 hours may result in disqualification and, at Sponsor’s discretion, an alternate winner may be selected. If: (i) any prize or prize notification is returned as undeliverable, (ii) a potential Winner declines his or her prize, or (iii) a potential Winner fails to comply with any of the Official Rules as outlined herein, such potential Winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner will be selected by Sponsor at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. The Promotion Entities expressly disclaim any responsibility and entrants agree to indemnify and hold harmless the Promotion Entities from and against any and all claims, actions, demands and/or liability for injury, damage or loss whatsoever relating to or arising in connection with participation in this Promotion (regardless of the cause of such injury, damage or loss) and/or the delivery and/or subsequent use or misuse of any of the prizes awarded (including any travel or activity related thereto).
OFFICIAL RULES OR WINNERS’ LIST: For a copy of the Official Rules or the Winners List (available on or about June 30, 2010), send a self-addressed, stamped envelope (residents of VT need not include return postage on rules requests) to the following address by July 30, 2010 (Please specify “Official Rules” or “Winners”) – “Larry King Live Idol Ticket Giveaway,” One CNN Center, NT1001H, Atlanta, Georgia 30303.
SPONSOR: Cable News Network, Inc. One CNN Center, Atlanta, Georgia 30303
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