JBL® MUSIC FESTIVAL 2022 CONTEST OFFICIAL RULES (the “Contest”)
NO PURCHASE OR PAYMENT NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. ENTRY OPEN ONLY TO INDIVIDUALS WHO ARE AT LEAST TWENTY-ONE (21) YEARS OLD AT THE TIME OF ENTRY.
The Contest is offered only to individuals who are at least twenty-one (21) years of age. Valid passport and US tourist Visa are required. Employees, officers, directors, representatives, and agents of Sponsor, Administrator, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising and promotion agencies (collectively, “Promotion Entities”) and each of their immediate family members (e.g., spouse, parent, child, sibling, and their respective spouses and the “steps” of each, regardless of where they reside) and persons living in the same household of each, whether or not related, are not eligible to enter or win. All applicable federal, state, provincial, territorial, and local laws and regulations apply. Participation constitutes entrant’s full and unconditional agreement to these Official Rules and Sponsor and Administrator’s decisions, which are final and binding in all matters related to the Promotion. Winning a prize is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements set forth herein. For purposes of the Promotion, an entrant’s residential address and e-mail address will be the physical address and e-mail address submitted at the time of entry. Entrants will not be allowed to change their physical address or e-mail address. Entrants must be able to travel on the dates as outlined in these Rules.
Sponsor: Harman de México, S. de R.L. de C.V., Calzada Legaria 549, Torre 1 Piso 4 Colonia 10 de abril, Alcaldía Miguel Hidalgo, Ciudad de México, México.
Contest begins at 12:00 a.m. Central Time in Mexico on, September 1, 2022 and ends at 11:59 p.m. Central Time in Mexico on September 8, 2022. Sponsor is the official timekeeper for this Contest.
4. How to Participate and Winner Selection Here below is explained how entrants may participate in the Contest. The Contests consist of two phases.
Phase 1 – Entrant must follow these Instagram accounts: @jbl_mx , @oye897 and @pao.sasso or entrant mustfollow these Facebook accounts: @jbl_mx and @oye897. Entrant must post a picture on Instagram or Facebook tagging the accounts mentioned above with the hashtag: #JBLFest2022. The picture posted by the Entrant must creatively demonstrate why he or she is the right fit to assist the JBL Summer Music Festival. The two most original and creative pictures posted will be selected by a Jury selected by Harman. The Jury will be composed by Paola Sasso and members of Harman. First place will have priority to participate in Phase 2 of the Contest. Pictures can be posted no later than 11:59:59 Central Time in Mexico on September 2, 2022. By the time the Jury select the winners of Phase 1, entrants must be following the Instagram and/or Facebook accounts mentioned above. The winners of Phase 1 of the Contest will be announced on September 5, 2022. The Jury decision will be final.
Phase 2 – The second phase of the Contest will consist in asking a question on a live radio show. The First and Second Place of the Phase 1 both will be live (through a telephone call) on the radio show. The question will be first asked to the First Place Entrant. If answered correctly he or she will be the price winner, if not answered or not answered correctly, the question will be asked to the Second place Entrant . Phase 2 of the Contest will take place on September, 5 2022 between 8-9AM Central time México and the radio station that will host the event is OYE.
5. SPONSOR’S AND/OR ADMINISTRATOR’S DECISIONS AS TO THE ADMINISTRATION AND OPERATION OF THE CONTEST AND THE SELECTION OF POTENTIAL WINNER ARE FINAL AND BINDING IN ALL MATTERS RELATED TO THE CONTEST. AN ENTRANT IS NOT A WINNER OF ANY PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL ENTRANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND THE POTENTIAL WINNING ENTRY HAVE BEEN VERIFIED AND ENTRANT HAS BEEN NOTIFIED THAT VERIFICATION IS COMPLETE. SPONSOR WILL NOT ACCEPT SCREENSHOTS OR OTHER EVIDENCE OF WINNING IN LIEU OF ITS VALIDATION PROCESS. ANY ENTRY THAT OCCURS AFTER THE SYSTEM HAS FAILED FOR ANY REASON IS DEEMED DEFECTIVE AND IS VOID AND WILL NOT BE HONORED.
6. Verification of Potential Winners
Potential Winner must continue to comply with all terms and conditions of these Official Rules and winning is contingent upon fulfilling all requirements. Winners must be twenty-one (21) years of age or older. The potential Winner will be required to provide Sponsor with documentation that shows he or she was an eligible participant. If a potential Winner of the Contest is disqualified for any reason, Sponsor may award the applicable prize to the Second Place, as explained in section 4 above.
Prizes are non-transferable, and no substitution will be made except as provided herein at the Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute any listed prize for one of equal or greater value for any reason. All guarantees and warranties are subject to the manufacturer’s terms and conditions, and Winner agrees to look solely to such entity for any such warranty or guarantee claim.
Sponsor reserves the right to conduct a background check of any criminal records of any prize Winner. To the extent necessary and permitted by law, prize Winner authorizes this background check. Sponsor reserves the right, at its sole discretion, to disqualify any prize Winner from any prize element, based on the background check. Winner also accepts sole responsibility for any miscellaneous costs relating to acceptance of prize.
Grand Prize Winner will receive a trip for one (1) person to the JBL Festival on September 27 – 29, 2022 in Las Vegas, Nevada including roundtrip economy airfare, a hotel (Virgin Hotel at Las Vegas, Nevada) stay for three (3) nights, four (4) days, and with access to all concerts and experiences sponsored by JBL and Harman. [C9] [OD10] Winner unable to travel during the relevant dates and times forfeit the prize. Valid Passport and US Visa are required.
Winner must be able to travel on specific dates as determined by Sponsor in their sole discretion. Winner is responsible for obtaining all necessary travel documents. Without limiting the foregoing, airports and hotel are of Sponsor’s sole choosing. Valid passport and US Visa are required for Grand Prize travel. Travel and lodging are subject to availability and other restrictions. All other expenses and costs, not expressly listed above, including, but not limited to, taxes, tips, entertainment, transfers between winner’s home and airport, as well as seat assignment or baggage fees determined by selected airline are Grand Prize winner’s sole responsibility. Other restrictions may apply. Sponsor is not liable for any expenses incurred because of flight cancellation/delay. All air transportation tickets are subject to the vagaries of flight variation, work stoppages and schedule or route changes. If the closest airport to a Grand Prize winner’s home is in close enough proximity to the designated JBL Festival, Sponsor may determine, in its sole discretion, that a flight is unnecessary, and Grand Prize winner will receive alternate transportation to the destination from the Sponsor with no further obligation to the winner.
The Released Parties are not liable if the festival is postponed, canceled, or otherwise changed in the sole discretion of the JBL Festival operator. Tickets or passes to the Event are subject to terms and conditions stated thereon or on the Event website as well as venue restrictions and are NOT for re-sale. Exact seat location at venue is of Sponsor’s sole choosing.
In connection with travel related to any element or activity of the Grand Prize, please be advised that each prize element provider’s policies, CDC guidelines, and the recommendations of health officials must be followed. In addition, winner should be aware of and comply with government guidelines regarding travel restrictions and mandatory quarantines before visiting any destination. Please note that any public location where people are present provides an inherent risk of exposure to COVID-19, and Sponsor and Administrator cannot guarantee that any person will not be exposed during a visit.
The approximate retail value (“ARV”) of each Grand Prize is $7,500.00 USD (or its equivalent in national currency). Actual value may vary.
8. Entry Conditions and Release
By entering, each participant agrees to: (a) comply with and be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor, which are binding and final in all matters relating to this Contest; (b) except where prohibited, release and hold harmless Sponsor, Administrator, the prize suppliers and any other organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Contest, and all of their respective affiliates and related entities and each of their respective officers, directors, agents, vendors, employees and other representatives (collectively, the “Released Parties”) from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liability, including but not limited to negligence and damages of any kind to persons and property, including but not limited to invasion of privacy (under appropriation, intrusion, public disclosure of private facts, false light in the public eye or other legal theory), defamation, slander, libel, violation of right of publicity, infringement of trademark, copyright or other intellectual property rights, property damage, illness, death or personal injury arising out of or relating to a participant’s entry, creation of an entry or submission of an entry, participation in the Sweepstakes, acceptance or use or misuse of prize (including any travel or activity related thereto) and/or the broadcast, exploitation or use of entry; and (c) except where prohibited, indemnify, defend and hold harmless the Released Parties from and against any and all claims, expenses, and liabilities (including reasonable attorneys’ fees) arising out of or relating to an entrant’s participation in the Contest and/or entrant’s acceptance, use or misuse of prize.
Any personally identifiable information collected during an entrant’s participation in the Contest will be collected by Sponsor, or other Sponsor designee and used by Sponsor, its affiliates, designees, agents and marketers for purposes of the administration and fulfillment of the Contest as described in these Official Rules.
Except where prohibited, participation in the Contest constitutes 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 medium, worldwide, without further payment or consideration.
10. General Conditions
Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, incomplete, inaccurate, stolen, misdirected, undelivered, delayed, illegible, garbled or damaged entries, prize claims, email or 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, radio 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 of entries or prize claims, the announcement of the prize 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 participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Contest or downloading materials from or use of the website. 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. Upon cancellation or termination of the Contest for any reason, Sponsor shall have no obligation to award prizes or compensation of any kind. 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. Any attempt by any person to deliberately undermine the legitimate operation of the Contest may be a violation of criminal and civil law, 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. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any term of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision.
Entry in the Contest 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 Sponsor’s sole discretion and as required by law. Cash equivalent may be less than the ARV of the prize. Prize is non-transferable except at the sole discretion of the Sponsor. All federal, state and local taxes on the prize are Winner’s sole responsibility. 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 said prize.
The stated ARV of the prize is based on available information provided to Sponsor. Any difference in ARV at the time of awarding will not be awarded, and the value of any prize awarded to a Winner may be reported for tax purposes as required by law. Neither Sponsor nor Administrator have made any warranty, representation or guarantee, expressed or implied, in fact or in law, with respect to any prize awarded, and specifically disclaim all such warranties, representations or guarantees, including, without limitation, any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose.
Electronic Entries: In the event of a dispute, online entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address and/or the Instagram or Facebook profile submitted at time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the email address by an Internet access provider, online service, or other organization that is responsible for assigning email addresses. Potential Winner may be required to show proof of being the authorized account holder. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY A PERSON TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS CONTEST IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS. SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES FROM ANY SUCH PERSON TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
11. Choice of Law and Disputes
By entering the Contest, entrants agree that all issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, participant’s rights and obligations, or the rights and obligations of Sponsor in connection with the Contest shall be governed by Federal laws of Mexico, without giving effect to any choice of law or conflict of laws principles. By participating in the Contest, entrants consent to the jurisdiction and venue of the federal courts located in Mexico City.
13. Entrant’s Personal Information
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