DALLAS STARS TICKET SWEEPSTAKES

Fall 2018

OFFICIAL RULES

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN.  MUST BE LEGAL U.S. RESIDENT OF TEXAS AND 21 YEARS OF AGE OR OLDER TO ENTER. OFFERED ONLY IN TEXAS. VOID ELSEWHERE AND WHERE PROHIBITED OR RESTRICTED BY LAW.

  1. This Dallas Stars Ticket sweepstakes sponsored by The Banfi Products Corporation (“Sponsor” or “Banfi”) begins at or after 12:01 a.m. Central Time (CT) on September 1, 2018 and ends at 11:59 p.m. (CT) on December 31, 2018. There are two (2) ways to enter this sweepstakes. Entry Method No. 1 – During the Sweepstakes Period, send a text message with the word “BANFI” from your handset addressed to “55678”. Once you send the text message, verify your age and your state, you will be automatically entered into the Sweepstakes. You will be charged for all text messages sent and received from your handset according to the terms in your individual Calling Plan with your cellular provider. For additional support, text HELP to 55678 or STOP to cancel at any time. No alterations or forged entries are permitted. All entrants using Entry Method No. 1 must have a text messaging two-way capable handset and digital service in order to enter the Sweepstakes. Receipt of entries made via text message will be acknowledged by reply text message. Prize will be awarded to the name corresponding to the phone number from which the text message originated. Standard text messaging fees apply. Please consult your wireless service provider regarding your pricing plan. Not all cellular phone providers carry necessary service to participate. Check your phone capabilities for specific text messaging instructions. Text messaging service is not available in all areas.  

Entry Method No. 2 – To enter without submitting a text, during the Sweepstakes Period print your name, address, date of birth, telephone number, and “BANFI” Sweepstakes on a 3x 5 card and mail in an envelope to: HP2, P.O. Box 40216, Phoenix, AZ 85067. All mail entries must be postmarked by December 26, 2018 and received by December 31, 2018. Receipt of mail entries will not be acknowledged, and entries will not be returned. Limit of one (1) mail entry per outer envelope.  

All entries must be received no later than 11:59p.m. (CT) on December 31, 2018. One entry per person regardless of method of entry; a person may enter by sending a text message OR sending a mail-in but NOT by using both methods. Multiple entries will automatically result in disqualification. 

Banfi is not responsible for technical difficulties, telephone or cell phone service disruptions or other equipment or service issues which might affect a caller’s ability to text in and qualify; the ability of a person to enter by sending an email; or the ability of the Sponsor to notify the winners. If selected as a potential winner as discussed below, you will be contacted via phone, text message and/or email on January 7, 2019 or after 10:00 a.m. CT. Facsimiles or mechanical reproductions will not be accepted.  All entries become the property of the sponsor and will not be returned.

  1. Prizes: ONE (1) Grand Prize will be awarded. The Winner will receive up to FOUR (4) Tickets to a Dallas Stars 2018-2019 Season game at the American Airlines Center on DATE TBD in Dallas, Texas. Winner’s guests must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older. Tickets are a revocable license subject to terms and conditions. If potential winner is not available on such date, prize will be automatically forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at the sole discretion of Sponsor (time permitting). Winner is solely responsible for all unspecified expenses related to acceptance and use of prize, including travel to and from the American Airlines Center as well as parking at venue. Winner and guest must conduct themselves at all times in a socially responsible, respectful and appropriate manner and in accordance with the rules and regulations of the American Airlines Center; and, should winner and/or guest fail to do so, prize may be immediately terminated and the Sponsor may pursue other legal sanctions against the winner and/or guest. Approximate retail value of Grand Prize is up to $800.00.
  1. Winner Determination: The winner will be determined via random drawing which will occur on January 7, 2019. Drawing will be conducted by HP2Promo, a third party which is unaffiliated with Sponsor, whose decisions will be final in all matters relating to the Sweepstakes. Odds of winning prize will be determined by the total number of eligible entries received. The winner will be notified by telephone, text message and/or email on January 7, 2019 and will be required to sign and return an affidavit of eligibility and liability and publicity release (where lawful) within one (1) hour of notification or prize will be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected, at Sponsors sole discretion (time permitting). If a winner cannot be located or does not respond to attempt to be notified within fifteen (15) minutes, prize will automatically be forfeited and an alternate winner may be selected at Sponsors sole discretion (again, time permitting). Messages will NOT be left (should potential winners be contacted via phone). Sponsor and its agencies will make a commercially reasonable effort to contact ONE (1) potential winner. But, Sponsor and its agencies expressly disclaim any and all liability in conjunction with attempts to contact any potential winner. Winner’s guest must sign and return a liability and publicity release (where lawful) form (also referred to herein as a “Guest Release”) within one (1) hour of notification of winner. Except where prohibited, acceptance of prize constitutes winner’s consent for Sponsor and DSE Hockey Club, L.P. to use of his/her name, likeness and biographical data for advertising and promotional purposes without additional compensation. Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate the promotion without notice or further obligation.

Winner must furnish valid proof of age (for example, a driver’s license, birth certificate or passport).  An Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and Publicity Release (where lawful) must be provided to HP2Promo before prize can be received. (A facsimile or electronic copy of the Affidavit/Release and Guest Release shall have the same force and effect as a hand-signed document. For review of the Affidavit/Release and Guest Release, send an email request to winbig@hp2promo.com with Dallas Stars Sweepstakes, Affidavit Request in the subject line; for the avoidance of doubt, if using Entry Method No. 2, this request must be a separate email from the email sent to enter the Sweepstakes.) No prize will be awarded unless the Affidavit has been received by HP2Promo.

  1. Eligibility: This Sweepstakes is open only to legal U.S. residents of Texas who are 21 years of age or older at the time of entry. Void elsewhere and where prohibited or restricted by law. Employees of the following entities and members of their families or households are not eligible for participation in the Sweepstakes under any circumstances: Banfi Vintners, their respective affiliates, printers, advertising and promotion agencies, alcohol beverage suppliers, importers, wholesalers, distributors or retailers and DSE Hockey Club, L.P. and their respective affiliates and subsidiaries. Subject to applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
  2. General Conditions: Entry in the Sweepstakes constitutes an entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to abide by and accept the terms and conditions of these Official Rules. No substitution of prize or cash equivalent except at Sponsors sole discretion. Cash equivalent may be less than the approximate retail value of the prize. Prize is non-transferable except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. All federal, state and local taxes on prize are winner’s sole responsibility. Limit of one (1) prize per family, household or address. By accepting the prize, winner waives the right to assert as a cost of winning said prize, any and all costs of redemption or travel to redeem said prize and any and all liability that might arise from redeeming or seeking to redeem said prize. Winner’s guest must also be 21 years of age or older and must sign a Guest’s Liability and Publicity Release (where lawful). Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any criminal records of each prize winner and his/her guests. To the extent necessary and permitted by law, prize winner and his/her guests shall authorize this background check. Sponsor reserves the right, at their sole discretion, to disqualify prize winner and his/her guests from any prize element, based on the background check. Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to acceptance of prize.

Entrants hereby agree to indemnify and hold Sponsor, DSE Hockey Club, L.P., DSE Hockey Club GP, Inc., Dallas Sports & Entertainment, L.P., DSE GP, Inc., Center Operating Company, L.P., and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, owners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents and permitted assigns harmless from and against any third party claims, actions or proceedings of any kind and from any and all damages, liabilities, costs and expenses, including attorney fees and court costs, arising out of any breach or alleged breach of any of the warranties and representations set forth above; and/or participation in this Sweepstakes (regardless of the cause of such injury, damage or loss) and/or the delivery and/or subsequent use or misuse of the prize awarded (including any travel or activity related thereto).

The value of the prize won by a participant may be taxable as income to its winner. Winner is solely responsible for any and all taxes and/or fees associated with the prize. Upon receipt of a prize, the winner shall be required to comply with any and all applicable federal, state and local laws, rules and regulations.

In consideration of his/her receipt of any prize, prize winner for himself or herself, heirs, personal representatives and assigns shall voluntarily and knowingly completely and forever release, waive and discharge Sponsor, all parties related to Sponsor, as well as DSE Hockey Club, L.P., DSE Hockey Club GP, Inc., Dallas Sports & Entertainment, L.P., DSE GP, Inc. Center Operating Company, L.P., and each of their respective affiliates, subsidiaries, owners, shareholders, directors, officers, employees, agents and permitted assigns from and against any and every kind of claim, demand, injury, costs, attorney fees, right, liability or cause of action or other liabilities of whatever kind or nature, known or unknown, absolute or contingent, and whether or not fixed, which the prize winner ever had, now has or might in the future have arising in any way or related to Sweepstakes, including, but not limited to, prize winner’s participation in Sweepstakes; prize winner’s Sweepstakes entry; use of prize winner’s name, likeness, biographical information, signature, image or likeness; prize winner’s receipt, use or inability to use any prize or part thereof, including but not limited to injury or loss sustained in any travel related to the prize; financial claims; physical and/or emotional injury; and/or any other legal claim that may arise, whether under contract, tort, warranty or any other theory or claim.

Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to abbreviate, modify, suspend, cancel or terminate Sweepstakes at any time, for any reason, without notice or further obligation.

Winner agrees to comply with all rules and regulations applicable to American Airlines Center, DSE Hockey Club, L.P., and the use of the suite tickets herein.

  1. Text Message Entry Conditions: By participating in this Sweepstakes all entrants authorize Sponsor to provide their text messaging address.  Information collected in connection with this Sweepstakes will be used in accordance with the privacy policy of Sponsor and these Official Rules.  In the event of any discrepancy between the privacy policy of Sponsor and these Official Rules, the privacy policy/policies of the Sponsor (as applicable) shall control and govern.  To review Banfi Vintners’ privacy policy, please go to www.banfiwines.com/privacy-policy/ and after verifying that you are of legal drinking age, click on the “Privacy Policy” link on the bottom of the home page. By participating in the Sweepstakes, you authorize Sponsor to communicate with you by text messaging regarding Sweepstakes participation for the duration of the Sweepstakes  In case of dispute as to identity of entrant, entry will be declared made by the authorized account holder of the cellular provider. “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person who is assigned a number by the cellular provider or as shown on the cellular provider’s records. Sponsor and its respective agencies are not responsible for SMS entries not received due to lost, failed, delayed or interrupted connections or miscommunications, or to other electronic malfunctions, delays, or errors of any kind in the transmission or receipt of entries. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by any human or technological error that may occur in the processing of entries in this Sweepstakes.  Any other attempted form of entry not specified herein is prohibited; no automatic, programmed; robotic or similar means of entry are permitted.
  1. Mail-in Entries: Sponsor and its respective agencies are not responsible for lost, late, damaged, illegible, misdirected, or incomplete entries, or for mail-in entries not received due to lost, failed, delayed or miscommunications. Sponsor is not responsible for incorrect or inaccurate entry information, whether caused by third parties or by any human or technological error that may occur in the processing of entries in this Sweepstakes. Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend all or a portion of the Sweepstakes should viruses, bugs or other causes beyond the control of the Sponsor corrupt the administration, security or proper operation of the Sweepstakes. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
  1. Winners’ List: For names of winners, please send a self-addressed stamped envelope to: “Dallas Stars Suite Sweepstakes,” HP2, P.O. Box 40216, Phoenix, AZ 85067. All requests for the winners’ list must be postmarked by December 31, 2018 and received by January 2, 2019.

Sponsor: Banfi Products Corporation, Old Brookville, NY  Products Corporation,

Prize Provider: DSE Hockey Club, L.P.

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