Terms and Conditions

RULES: 

The Team Cooper Tire/Discount Tire Sweepstakes

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY.

MUST HAVE A PUBLIC INSTAGRAM OR TWITTER ACCOUNT TO PARTICIPATE.

PROMOTION DESCRIPTION:  Team Cooper Tire/Discount Tire Sweepstakes (the “Sweepstakes”) begins on or about January 7, 2017 at 12:01 a.m. Eastern Time (“ET”) and ends on May 8, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. ET (the “Promotion Period”).  Entry in the Sweepstakes does not constitute entry into any other promotion, contest or sweepstakes. By participating in the Sweepstakes, each entrant unconditionally accepts and agrees to comply with and abide by these Official Rules and the decisions of Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, 701 Lima Ave, Findlay, OH  45840 (“Sponsor”), which shall be final and binding in all respects.

ELIGIBILITY:  Only legal U.S. residents who are eighteen (18) years of age or older are eligible to enter. Sponsor and its parent, subsidiaries, affiliates, distributors, retailers, sales representatives, advertising and promotion agencies and each of their respective officers, directors and employees (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”) and the immediate family members, and/or those living in the same household of each, as well as officers, directors and employees of Twitter and Instagram are ineligible to enter the Sweepstakes or win a prize.  Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law.

HOW TO ENTER:

To enter the Sweepstakes post a photo through the Instagram App (through your public Instagram account) or Twitter (through your public Twitter account) with the hashtags  #TeamCooperTire and either of the four following hashtags: #CooperATP, #CooperMTP, #CooperHTP, or #ArizonianSE3.  Photos taken at the sponsored Supercross event must be taken at the Cooper Tire stage. Photos at any other location must include a printed version of one of the three promoted Cooper Tires that can be printed at teamcoopertire.com.  PHOTOS WILL NOT BE JUDGED AND WILL HAVE NO BEARING ON THE OUTCOME OF THE SWEEPSTAKES.  If you do not have an Instagram or Twitter account, you may download the Applications to your phone for free.  Sponsor will review all Photos to ensure compliance with these Official Rules.  Once the Photo is approved by Sponsor, you will receive a comment from Sponsor on the applicable Instagram or Twitter page informing you that your Photo is approved.  Once you receive this email, go to teamcoopertire.com (the “Website”) and follow the on-screen instructions to claim your Photo and register for the Sweepstakes.  You will not be entered into the Sweepstakes until you have completed registration and claimed your Photo on the Website. All requested information on the entry form at the Website must be completed to enter and to be eligible to win.  Once registration is completed on the Website, you will receive a confirmation email from Sponsor.  Incomplete entries will be disqualified.  Proof of entering information at the Website is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of such entry.  Except as contemplated in these Official Rules, personal information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes will be used in accordance with the privacy policy found on the Website.

NOTE: Internet entry must be made by the entrant, only at the Website.  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.  

Photo Requirements: Each Photo that is posted to the Instagram or Twitter Apps for entry into the Sweepstakes must meet ALL of the "Photo Requirements" set forth below (any Photo that, in Sponsor's good faith judgment, violates the following criteria may be disqualified):  

·      Must include the hashtags  #TeamCooperTire and either of the four following hashtags: #CooperATP, #CooperMTP, #CooperHTP, or #ArizonianSE3.  Photos taken at the sponsored Supercross event must be taken at the Cooper Tire stage. Photos at any other location must include a printed version of one of the four promoted Cooper Tires that can be printed at teamcoopertire.com.

·      Photo must NOT contain material which is (or promoting activities which are) sexually explicit, obscene, pornographic, violent, self-mutilating (e.g., relating to murder, the sales of weapons, cruelty, abuse, etc.), discriminatory (based on race, sex, religion, natural origin, physical disability, sexual orientation or age), illegal (e.g. underage drinking, substance abuse, computer hacking, etc.), offensive, threatening, profane, or harassing; or material that contains any derogatory references to any Giveaway Entities;

·      Photo must not contain or transmit any materials that contain software viruses or other computer code, files or programs designed to impair, limit, interfere with or cause harm to any communications network operated by any of the Sweepstakes Entities or the computers of any individual or entity participating in or otherwise associated with the Sweepstakes;

·      Photo must be entirely original to the entrant and must NOT include any copyrighted media production, or references to films, music, books, television programming, etc., or contain any identifying descriptions of any media property;

·      Photo must NOT include images of or reference to third party trademarks, logos, insignia, location signage, photographs, artwork, or sculpture (other than those belonging to Sponsor), nor the names and likenesses of other individuals without their written consent; and

·      Photo must comply with Instagram’s Terms of Use available at http://instagram.com/about/legal/terms/.  Photo must also comply with Twitter’s Terms of Use:  https://twitter.com/tos.

By entering into this Sweepstakes, each entrant represents and warrants that (i) his or her Photo is entrant's own original, previously unpublished work; (ii) that entrant owns the copyright in and to the Photo; (iii) that such Photo does not violate the rights of any third party or infringe or violate any law, and as of the date of the entry into the Sweepstakes, is not the subject of any actual or threatened litigation or claim; and (iv) the Photo does not and will not violate any applicable laws, including, without limitation, any copyright, trademark, right of publicity or privacy law, and is not and will not be defamatory, libelous, pornographic or obscene.  Note: Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to disqualify any entry in the Sweepstakes if Sponsor views the Photo as potentially infringing or otherwise a violation or potential violation of a third party’s rights or if it deems the Photo to be lacking in taste, quality, or to be otherwise objectionable.  Entrants reserve all right in and to the Photos included with entry.

In the event of 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.  The Promotion Entities shall not be responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information whether caused by Internet users or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Sweepstakes or by any technical or human error that may occur in the processing of the entries in the Sweepstakes.  The Promotion Entities assume no responsibility or liability for any error, omission, interruption, deletion, theft or destruction, or unauthorized access to, or alteration of entries.  Incomplete entries will be disqualified.  Proof of sending email is not considered proof of delivery to or receipt by Sponsor of such entry.

Limit one (1) entry per person.

WINNER SELECTION AND NOTIFICATION:  At the end of the Promotion Period, the winner will be randomly selected from all eligible entries received during the Promotion Period.  The potential prize winners will be notified by telephone and/or mail and/or e-mail, using contact information provided or collected at the time of entry.  Sponsor shall have no liability for any winner notification that is lost, intercepted or not received by a potential winner for any reason.  If, despite reasonable efforts, a potential winner does not respond within seventy-two (72) hours of the first notification attempt, or if the prize or prize notification is returned as unclaimed or undeliverable to such potential winner, such potential winner will forfeit his or her prize and an alternate winner may be selected.  Sponsor, in its sole discretion, will attempt to contact up to three (3) potential winners of a prize in accordance with the above procedure, after which the prize in question may go unawarded if it remains unclaimed.  If any potential prize winner is found to be ineligible, or if he or she has not complied with these Official Rules or declines the prize for any reason prior to award, such potential prize winner will be disqualified and an alternate prize winner may be selected.  The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.

Winner will be selected and notified on or immediately after the selection dates.

The selection dates will be as follows:

January 18, 2017

February 1, 2017

February 22, 2017

March 29, 2017

April 19, 2017

May 9, 2017

PRIZE/APPROXIMATE RETAIL VALUE:  Six (6) set of prizes is available.  The prize consists of the following:

Six winners will receive a certificate for a set of 4 Cooper Tire Discoverer ATP, HTP, or MTP tires; or a set of Arizonian Silver Edition III tires from Discount Tire.

Total Value of all prizes involved:  $3,000

GENERAL PRIZE CONDITIONS:  No cash alternative or prize substitutions will be allowed, except Sponsor reserves the right to substitute prize(s) of comparable value if a prize listed is unavailable for any reason. Prize winners shall be solely responsible for all federal, state and/or local taxes, and the reporting consequences thereof, and for any other fees or costs associated with the applicable prize.  Any potential prize winner may be required to execute an Affidavit of Eligibility, a Liability Release, and (where imposing such condition is legal) a Publicity Release (collectively, “Prize Claim Documents”).    If winner fails or refuses to sign and return all Prize Claim Documents within five (5) days of prize notification (or a shorter time if required by exigencies), winner may be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected.  The winner’s guest must also sign and return a Liability/Publicity Release prior to ticketing of travel.

Sponsor makes no warranties, and hereby disclaims any and all warranties, express or implied, concerning any prize furnished by third parties 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.

GENERAL:  Acceptance of a prize constitutes prize winner’s permission for Sponsor and its designees to use prize winner’s name, photograph, likeness, voice, biographical information, statements and address (city and state) for advertising and/or publicity purposes worldwide and in all forms of media now known or hereafter developed, in perpetuity, without further compensation.  Entrants agree that the Promotion Entities (A) shall not be responsible or liable for, and are hereby released from, any and all costs, injuries, losses or damages of any kind, including, without limitation, death and bodily injury, due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, to participation in the Sweepstakes or any Sweepstakes-related activity, or from entrants’ acceptance, receipt, possession and/or use or misuse of any prize, and (B) have not made 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 assumes no responsibility for any damage to an entrant’s or any other person’s computer system or wireless phone which is occasioned by participating in the Sweepstakes, or for any computer system, phone line, hardware, software or program malfunctions, or other errors, failures, delayed computer transmissions or network connections that are human or technical in nature.  Without limiting the generality of the foregoing, Sponsor is not responsible for incomplete, illegible, misdirected, misprinted, late, lost, damaged, stolen, or postage-due submissions or prize notifications; or for lost, interrupted, inaccessible or unavailable networks, servers, satellites, Internet service providers, websites, or other connections; or for miscommunications, failed, jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected computer, telephone or cable transmissions; or for any technical malfunctions, failures, difficulties or other errors of any kind or nature; or for the incorrect or inaccurate capture of information, or the failure to capture any information.  Sponsor reserves the right in its sole discretion to disqualify any individual who is found to be tampering with the entry process or the operation of the Sweepstakes, to be acting in violation of these Official Rules, or to be acting in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with the intent to disrupt or undermine the legitimate operation of the Sweepstakes, or to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person, and Sponsor reserves the right to seek damages and other remedies from any such person to the fullest extent permitted by law.  No mechanically reproduced, illegible, incomplete, forged, software-generated or other automated multiple entries will be accepted.  Sponsor reserves the right to modify, extend, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes if it determines, in its sole discretion, that the Sweepstakes is technically impaired or corrupted or that fraud or technical problems, failures or malfunctions or other causes beyond Sponsor’s control have destroyed or severely undermined or to any degree impaired the integrity, administration, security, proper play and/or feasibility of the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein. In the event Sponsor is prevented from awarding prizes or continuing with the Sweepstakes as contemplated herein by any event beyond its control, Sponsor shall have the right to modify, suspend, or terminate the Sweepstakes.  If the Sweepstakes is terminated before the designated end date, Sponsor will (if possible) select 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.  These Official Rules cannot be modified or amended in any way except in a written document issued by a duly authorized representative of Sponsor.  The invalidity or unenforceability of any provision of these Official 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 Official 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.

GOVERNING LAW/JURISDICTION:  ALL ISSUES AND QUESTIONS CONCERNING THE CONSTRUCTION, VALIDITY, INTERPRETATION AND ENFORCEABILITY OF THESE OFFICIAL RULES OR THE RIGHTS AND OBLIGATIONS OF ENTRANTS OR SPONSOR IN CONNECTION WITH THE SWEEPSTAKES SHALL BE GOVERNED BY AND CONSTRUED IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE INTERNAL LAWS OF THE STATE OF INDIANA WITHOUT GIVING EFFECT TO ANY CHOICE OF LAW OR CONFLICT OF LAW RULES OR PROVISIONS THAT WOULD CAUSE THE APPLICATION OF ANY OTHER STATE’S LAWS.

WINNER’S LIST: Any legally required winner’s list may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: Marketing Activations Group, ATTN: Spring Rebate Sweepstakes, 439 E Mound Street, Columbus, OH  43215.  All such requests must be postmarked within 24 hours after the end of the Promotion Period.

 

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Twitter.