Contest Rules

General Contest Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING.
Eligibility
Unless otherwise stated in the specific contest rules, entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio). A winner will be disqualified if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a 97.5 THE FANATIC contest with a value over $50.00 within the previous 60 days. Winners will also be disqualified if they or a member of their household have won a GREATER MEDIA PHILADELPHIA (WMMR/97.5 THE FANATIC/WBEN-FM/WPEN) prize or prize package valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater in the past 365 days. Employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Greater Media Philadelphia, its affiliates, promotion sponsors, prize providers, advertising and promotional agencies who do business with 97.5 THE FANATIC or any of the promotion sponsors/prize providers, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate. The term “immediate family” includes spouses, siblings, parents and legal guardians, children and legal wards, grandparents, and grandchildren, including “in-laws.” Unless otherwise stated, there is a limit of one entry per person; multiple entries will disqualify the entrant. Void where prohibited.

Internet Contests and Games:
Game and contest participants using the Internet must provide a valid e-mail address. Limit one entry per e-mail address. All contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.
97.5 THE FANATIC and sponsors not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone or other transmission failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by 97.5 THE FANATIC, users, by any equipment or programming utilized in promotions, games or contests, or by human error which may occur in the processing of submissions, which may limit a participant's ability to participate. 97.5 THE FANATIC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend a promotion, game or contest should a virus, bug, computer or other problem beyond the control of 97.5 THE FANATIC corrupt the administration, security or proper execution of any Internet promotion, game or contest, or the Internet portion of any 97.5 THE FANATIC promotion, game or contest. 97.5 THE FANATIC, in its sole discretion, may award prizes to entries received by alternate means. All Internet participants agree to be bound by these rules, and the Official General Rules appearing above.

 

ON-AIR CONTESTS ONLY:

Online listeners to the 97.5 THE FANATIC web stream may experience a reception delay of up to one minute. Listening to the station’s over-the-air broadcast is the best way to participate in this contest.
Winner/caller qualification is subject to FULL phone call completion, and the verification of the caller’s name, address, home phone number, work/cell phone number and social security number, all of which must be provided prior to completion of the call. Contest calls will not be accepted at any other number. If caller gets disconnected for any reason before their name and phone number have been recorded, another call will be taken to determine the winner/qualifier.

Text Messaging:

If there is any dispute about the identity of an entrant, the registered user of the text message account on the date of entry will be the recognized entrant. All participants acknowledge that messages are distributed by third-party mobile network providers and 97.5 THE FANATIC cannot control certain factors relating to message delivery. Participants acknowledge that, depending on the recipient’s mobile provider service, it may not be possible to transmit the message to the recipient successfully. 97.5 THE FANATIC assumes no responsibility for, and does not guarantee in any way, the availability or performance of any mobile, text or data service, including liability for transmission delays or message failures.

97.5 THE FANATIC does not charge a fee for text entries. It is each entrant’s responsibility to check with their individual carrier and mobile/data plan, as other charges may apply. PLEASE BE ADVISED THAT TEXT MESSAGES SENT TO 97.5 THE FANATIC MAY RESULT IN ONE OR MORE AUTOMATIC BOUNCE BACK MESSAGES, FOR WHICH PARTICIPANTS MAY INCUR A FEE FROM THEIR PROVIDER. 97.5 THE FANATIC assumes no responsibility for charges incurred for text-messaging, including (without limitation) charges resulting from any bounce back messages or contest notices from the Station.
For texting contests in which entrants are asked to text specific information to a designated telephone line at a particular time or times (as announced by 97.5 THE FANATIC): At the time that texts are solicited, the criteria for winning will be announced (for example, first text message received with the correct answer). Only those text messages sent to the specific phone number provided, at the time texting is solicited, will be eligible to win. Texting to the main 97.5 THE FANATIC phone number or any other phone number are not eligible. Winners will be selected in accordance with the criteria announced when text messages are solicited.
For all 97.5 THE FANATIC texting contests, unless otherwise noted, the texter chosen must answer their phone when called or another winner will be selected.
For all texting contests, standard texting charges by your mobile phone carrier may apply; please check your mobile contract for details.
Prizes

Unless otherwise stated, or where winners are chosen at the Station’s discretion, odds of winning depend on number of eligible entries received. Non-cash prizes are not redeemable for cash. 97.5 THE FANATIC reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to substitute any prize with one of equal or greater value. Winners may not request prize substitution. Prizes are non-transferable and may not be claimed or used by any person other than the winner. Taxes, gratuities and all other incidentals are the sole responsibility of the winner. If the prize is tickets to a performance or event, 97.5 THE FANATIC is not responsible for cancellations due to weather, promoter or performer, and is not obligated to provide an alternate prize.
Unless an earlier date is specified in the rules, all prizes must be claimed within thirty days of the date won or the prize will be forfeited. Office hours are Monday through Friday 9am-5pm, but may close early before holidays. Please call 610-667-8500 to confirm that the office is open before attempting to claim prize. If approved by 97.5 THE FANATIC in advance and subject to completion of all required paperwork, winners may appoint someone to pick up their prize for them. If they do so, that person must present a copy of the prize winner's VALID, GOVERNMENT ISSUED ID or the prize cannot be released. All prizes MUST be picked up at the 97.5 THE FANATIC offices during office business hours unless otherwise noted.

Release
By entering the contest, all participants release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, 97.5 THE FANATIC, Greater Philadelphia Radio, Inc., and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won. Winners (and their guests, if any) will be required to sign an affidavit and liability/publicity release, releasing 97.5 THE FANATIC and its affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize, before claiming the prize.
Disclaimer
97.5 THE FANATIC undertakes no liability or responsibility, and makes no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of any prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s). 97.5 THE FANATIC is not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes before leaving the station. 97.5 THE FANATIC is not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of the contest. If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of 97.5 THE FANATIC, station management reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).
License
Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 97.5 THE FANATIC and promotion sponsors/prize providers and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.
Taxes
If required by applicable law, 97.5 THE FANATIC will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winners with a federal Form 1099. Winners must provide their social security number to 97.5 THE FANATIC for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.
General
Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won. 97.5 THE FANATIC reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 97.5 THE FANATIC’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 97.5 THE FANATIC or its affiliates. 97.5 THE FANATIC reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement. By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 97.5 THE FANATIC and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding. Copies of written contest rules and, where required by law, the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 97.5 THE FANATIC studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes.
As a condition to participating in the Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with the Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action, exclusively before a court located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, having competent jurisdiction, which court shall apply the laws of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, without regard to the conflicts of law principles thereof. The entrant and 97.5 THE FANATIC hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.
All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

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 97.5 The Fanatic – WPEN  /  XFINITY $5,000 Giveaway

CONTEST RULES

These rules apply to the XFINITY $5,000 Giveaway Contest conducted by Beasley Media Group, Inc. d/b/a 97.5 The Fanatic/WPEN (“Station”).

In addition, the General Contest Rules attached hereto and posted at www.975TheFanatic.com apply to this Contest. If there is a conflict between the General Contest Rules and the Rules for this Contest, the Rules for this Contest shall control.

 

  1. HOW TO ENTER AND PLAY
  2. 97.5 The Fanatic / XFINITY $5,000 Sweepstakes (“Contest”) is being conducted from 2:00pm Eastern Time (“ET”) until 5:00pm ET on Thursday, May 4, 2017, or earlier, in accordance with these Contest Rules (“Registration Period”). The Contest drawing will occur at 5:40pm ET.
  3. There is one method of entry: Participants must stop by the XFINITY Store (the “Store”) located at 130 Town Center Rd, King of Prussia, PA 19406 to complete an official paper entry form at the Station’s promotional table inside the Store and put the entry form in the provided registration box during the Contest Registration Period. Entry forms are available at the Store while supplies last.
  4. Registration Period will begin at 2:00pm ET, Thursday, May 4, 2017 and will end when the last participant in line at the Station’s promotional table at 5:00pm ET completes his/her registration OR when the last entry form available at the Station’s promotional table is completed, whichever occurs first. For purposes of clarification, individuals arriving after 5:00pm ET will not be eligible for the Contest and will not be allowed to participate.
  5. Only one (1) entry per person will be accepted.
  6. Participants must be present at 5:40 pm ET at the time of the prize drawing to win (no proxies).
  7. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
    a. This Contest is open to all listeners who are 18 years of age or older on the date of entry into the Contest, who are legal US residents and reside in Philadelphia Metro listening area as defined by Nielsen Audio (PA Counties: Philadelphia, Montgomery, Delaware, Bucks, Berks, Chester, Lehigh, Northampton; NJ Counties: Camden, Gloucester, Salem, Burlington, Mercer, Cumberland, Atlantic, Cape May; DE Counties: New Castle, Kent), except where prohibited by law. Contestants must possess a valid, government-issued ID. Winner must show proof of residency in one of the above-listed counties to verify eligibility.
  8. PRIZES
    a. A maximum of one (1) prize will be awarded. The prize consists of $5,000 to be delivered in the form of a check made payable to the winner (“Prize”). The Approximate Retail Value (“ARV”) of the Prize is $5,000.00.

The winner will be solely responsible for all taxes and all other fees and expenses not specified herein associated with the receipt and use of the Prize.  The Prize is awarded as is. Check will not be awarded or processed until Winner has claimed the Prize, submitted all required documentation, and signed all required releases and tax forms.

  1. The Winner will be required to claim the Prize and complete all required releases and tax forms at the Store. In order to complete the required releases and tax forms, the Winner must have with them, at a minimum, a valid government-issued ID and their social security number. The check will be mailed to the Winner’s provided mailing address within 30-60 days. In the event that the Winner fails to submit documentation and sign all required releases and tax forms in accordance with these Contest Rules, the Station may, at its sole discretion, select an alternative winner from the timely registered Participants or return the Prize to XFINITY.
  1. Prizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.
  2. SELECTION OF WINNERS
  3. a. At 5:40pm ET on Thursday, May 4, 2017.  One (1) potential prize winner will be selected by random Station-conducted drawing from all eligible entries received.
  4. The potential winner’s name will be announced on-site immediately following the drawing. The potential winner will have one (1) minute following the initial announcement to come forward and claim the Prize. If selected potential winner is not present or fails to come forward within one (1) minute, an alternate potential winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible on-site entries received. This process will continue until one (1) potential winner comes forward and claims the Prize and meets eligibility requirements.  The Station will be the sole timekeeper.  If the potential Prize winner is present and he or she meets the Contest eligibility requirements, that person shall be declared the Winner and the Contest will end.
  5. Odds of winning the Prize depend on the number of eligible entries received.
  6. d. Entrants do not need to listen to the Station to win but must to be present to enter and win.
  7. CONDITIONS
  8. Entry forms are only available while supplies last and the Registration Period may end before 5:00pm ET in the event that there are no remaining entry forms.
  9. Taxes and Liability: Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the Winner. Contest winnings will be reported to the Internal Revenue Service and Winner can will receive a 1099 tax form for the Prize. Winner will be required to accurately complete and submit IRS Form W-9 as a condition of acceptance of the Prize at the Store. The value of the Prize is $5,000. You will need, at a minimum, your social security number in order to complete the IRS Form W-9.
  10. Winner must possess and present a valid, government-issued ID in order to claim the Prize. Winner must show proof of residency in one of the above-listed counties to verify eligibility.


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BEASLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.

GENERAL CONTEST RULES

 

These rules apply to all contests conducted by Beasley Media Group, Inc.’s radio stations. Station specific contests will have their own specific rules which will be set forth in contest rules for that particular contest and will be available at the Station studio and on the Station’s website. If there is a conflict between these General Contest Rules and the Rules for a specific Contest, the Rules for the specific Contest shall control.

 

  1. HOW TO ENTER AND PLAY
    a. Unless otherwise noted, one entry per person will be accepted. In the event multiple entries are allowed, each entry must be submitted individually. Mechanically reproduced or software generated entries of any kind will not be accepted. Any materials submitted become the property of Station and will not be returned.
  2. ELIGIBILITY RESTRICTIONS
    a. Unless otherwise specified, contests are open to all listeners who are 21 years of age or older and who reside in the service area of station. Contestants must possess a valid, government-issued ID. Winner must show proof of residency to verify eligibility.
  3. Employees of Station, its licensee, its parent corporation and their affiliated entities, advertising and PR agencies, participating sponsors/promotional partners, other radio stations in the service area of the station and the members of their immediate families are ineligible to participate or win.
  4. Unless otherwise specified, Listeners are eligible to win Beasley Media Group contests only once every sixty (60) days and a prize valued at $600 or more, only once every six months. Only one winner per household (whether related or not) is permitted in any contest.
  5. PRIZES
    a. Unless otherwise specified by the Station, all prizes or prize certificates must be claimed at the office of the Station conducting the contest Monday-Friday, during regular business hours. Prize or prize certificate must be claimed within thirty (30) days of winning.  Failure to claim prize by the specified time will result in forfeiture of the prize.
  6. b. Unless otherwise permitted by the Station, winner(s) must claim his or her Prize in person, and a Prize cannot be claimed by third parties on behalf of the winner. If a contest is open to entrants under the age of 18 and a winner is under the age of 18, a parent or legal guardian must claim the Prize. It is the winner’s sole responsibility to claim the Prize or prize certificate within the timeline provided in the official rules of the contest.
  7. In the event that a prize or prize certificate is mailed to the winner, it will be with the prior written consent of the winner and therefore, winner assumes the risk of its arrival. The Station is not responsible for the safe arrival of a prize or prize certificate.
  8. Prizes are not transferable. Prizes may not be substituted for or redeemed for cash.
  9. SELECTION OF WINNERS
  10. Contest winners will be selected and notified of their prize in the manner announced by the Station.
  11. Unless otherwise specified, if the winner(s) cannot be contacted within 24 hours after the prize is awarded, an alternate winner may be selected at the Station’s discretion. Unless otherwise specified, winners who fail to respond within 24 hours of prize notification are deemed to be waiving their prize claim and the prize will be forfeited.
  12. The odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received or the relative performance of each contestant.
  13. CONDITIONS
  14. a. WARNING: Online listeners to streamed broadcasts may experience a lag in transmissions.
  15. Taxes and Liability: Payment of all federal, state and local taxes is the sole responsibility of the winner. Contest winnings will be reported to the Internal Revenue Service and winners can expect to receive a 1099 tax form for prizes which total more than $600 for the calendar year. Winners may be required to accurately complete and submit IRS Form W-9 to the Station as a condition of acceptance of a prize.
  16. By participating in the contest, contestant agrees to have his or her name, voice, or likeness used in any advertising or broadcasting material relating to this contest without additional financial or other compensation.
  17. d. By participating in the contest, contestants hereby releases and agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Station, its licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporation and each of their officers, directors, shareholders, employees, advertising and PR agencies, sponsors, advertisers, promotional partners, agents, representatives, and their successors and assigns, and all others connected with them and the contest (collectively, “Released Parties”) from any and all liability, claims, actions and damages sustained or incurred by participation in the contest and the receipt and use of any prize awarded (if any) through such contest arising in any manner whatsoever.
  18. Contest winners (and their guests or travel companions, if any) may be required in the Station’s sole discretion, to sign a liability release and a publicity release. A winner (or his/her parent or legal guardian if under the age of 18 years) must execute and return any required release within five (5) business days from notification or winner will be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited. An alternate winner may be chosen by random selection. Pursuant to the liability release, the winners will agree to hold the Released Parties harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize or participation in the contest. Any contestant (or his/her parent or legal guardian, if applicable) who refuses to sign any required release will forfeit any and all prizes.
  19. The Station will be excused from its obligation to conduct the contest if its performance is delayed or prevented due to causes beyond its control, including, but not limited to acts of God, public enemies, war, civil disorder, fire, flood, hurricanes, explosion, labor disputes or strikes, and any acts by any governmental authority.
  20. The Station, its licensee, affiliates, subsidiaries, parent corporation, sponsors, advertisers and promotional partners, and their assigns and successors are not responsible for failure to conduct or for alterations to the contest due to circumstances beyond the control of any such entity.
  21. Decisions of Station management with respect to the contest are final.
  22. The Station reserves the right to end any contest or amend these rules upon announcement on air or publication on the Station website.
  23. The Station reserves the right to make changes to the rules of the contest, including the substitution of a prize or prizes of equivalent or greater value, which will become effective upon announcement.
  24. The Station is not responsible for any prizes or certificates lost or stolen after the winner has claimed them from the Station.
  25. Prizes are awarded ‘as is’ with no guarantees or warranties as to use. Acceptance of a prize releases the Station, its sponsors, promotional partners and advertisers from all liability and claims concerning the prize, its delivery, and its use.
  26. The Station is not responsible for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the contest or in the announcement of a prize. The Station is not responsible for (i) lost, stolen, mutilated, misdirected, postage due, illegible, incomplete or late entries; (ii) telephone or mobile service outages, delays, busy signals, facsimile transmission errors, equipment malfunctions and any other technological difficulties that may prevent an individual from completing his/her telephone call or from sending a text message (if applicable, message and data rates may apply, and the Station is not responsible for any fees incurred by an entrant for this method of entry); (iii) entries not received due to difficulty accessing the internet, service outage or delays, computer difficulties or other technical difficulties.

 

  1. By participating in this contest, contestants agree to be bound by these rules. Failure to comply with the contest rules may result in a contestant’s disqualification, at the sole discretion of the Station.
  2. o. Contestants are required to provide truthful information as part of their entry and the Station will reject and delete any entry that it discovers to be false or fraudulent. The Station will disqualify any entry from contestants who do not meet the eligibility requirements and the Station will also delete any online entry if it learns that it was submitted by any contestants under the age of 13.
  3. No purchase is necessary. The contest is void where prohibited. Contests and promotions are subject to all federal, state and local laws.
  4. q. For website contests: By use of the Station’s website and by entering this Promotion, contestants agree to the Station’s Terms of Service Agreement and to the use of Personal Information as stated in the Privacy Policy located on the Station website.
  5. Copies of the written contest rules and a list of all winners are available during regular business hours at the main studio of the Station, or by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the Station.

 

  1. TELEPHONE CONTESTS
  2. The Station cannot be held responsible for allegations of telephone malfunctions. The Station is not responsible for callers lost or disconnected before completing his or her prize claim. When a caller is lost or disconnected prior to broadcast, the Station can, at its discretion, select the next eligible caller received to win/participate. The Station is not responsible for any lost connections, miscommunications, failed computer or telephone transmissions, equipment or other technical failure or service interruptions. The Station is not responsible for any carrier or server delays or failures.
  3. TEXT CONTESTS
  4. You understand, acknowledge and agree that no purchase is necessary to participate in any text-to-win contest or subscribe to any text club, and that texts sent by the Station are sent using an automated telephone dialing system. By initiating a text message to the Station in this contest, you also expressly consent to the receipt of a reply message confirming your entry and notification via text if you are selected to be a winner. You also understand, acknowledge and agree that reply messages from the Station may contain advertising and marketing messages, which support this free service.
  5. Message and data rates may be charged by your wireless carrier. The Station is not responsible for any fees incurred by you for this method of entry.
  6. c. Entrants to this contest do not provide detailed personal information at the time of entry given the limitations of the text message format, but must provide all requested information if selected as the winner(s), including first name and last name, complete postal address (street, city, state, and zip code), email address, telephone number, date of birth, social security number (if required by law and federal tax reporting requirements), and verification of identity (such as a valid government-issued ID).
  7. All entrants must follow the “call to action” entry instructions and submit any requested information. If you change your mind regarding the subscription to the text club, you should text the word “STOP” to the designated short code when you receive the confirmation message. You may opt-out to a text club at any time.
  8. Text message and any mobile device entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the mobile account submitted at the time of entry. The authorized account holder is the natural person who is assigned to the text or mobile telephone number by a telecommunications provider, or other organization that is responsible for assigning such numbers. Multiple entrants are not permitted to share the same text or mobile telephone number. Only text messages individually generated by wireless devices such as cellular or smart telephones and blackberries will be accepted; use of any device to automate entry is prohibited and will be cause for disqualification. Proof of submission of an entry from the entrant shall not be deemed proof of receipt by the Station. The contest/sweepstakes administrator’s telephone system or text platform is the official time keeping device for the contest.
  9. The Station is not responsible for any lost connections, miscommunications, failed computer or telephone transmissions, equipment or other technical failure, service interruptions, carrier or server delays or failures. The Station is not responsible for mis-sent, misdirected, or undeliverable text entries, and votes cannot be recalled once sent.

 

  1. INTERNET RULES
  2. The Station is not responsible for entries not received due to difficulty accessing the Internet, service outages or delays, computer difficulties or other technological glitches.
  3. Contest participants using the Internet must provide a valid email address.
  4. The Station and sponsors are not responsible for technical, hardware, software or telephone or other transmission failures of any kind; lost or unavailable network connections; or incomplete, garbled or delayed computer transmissions whether caused by the Station, users, by any equipment or programming utilized in promotions, games or contests, or by human error which may occur in the processing of submissions, which may limit a participant’s ability to participate.
  5. The Station reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel or suspend a promotion, game or contest should a virus, bug, computer or other problem beyond the control of the Station corrupt the administration, security or proper execution of game or contest. The Station, in its sole discretion, may award prizes to entries received by alternate means.  All Internet participants agree to be bound by the specific contest rules, and the General Contest Rules appearing above.
  6. To enter online, you must enter your first name and last name, complete address, city, state, zip code, home telephone number and a valid email address in the online entry form. One Internet entry per person and one Internet entry per email address. Internet entries will be deemed made by the authorized account holder of the email address submitted at the 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 provider, or other organization that is responsible by assigning email addresses or the domain associated with the submitted email address.
  7. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify any person tampering with the entry process, the operation of the Station website or who is otherwise in violation of the rules. The Station further reserves the right to cancel, terminate or modify the contest if it is not capable of completion as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention or technical failures of any sort.
  8. WHEN INTERNET CONTEST INVOLVES VOTING
  9. Entrants may not attempt to obtain votes by any fraudulent or inappropriate means, including, without limitation, by: (a) circumventing (or encouraging others to circumvent) any vote limits; (b) using any automated system to vote; (c) offering any inducements to others in exchange for votes; or (d) using proxy voting schemes in which anyone other than the actual person submits the vote. The Station, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to reject any votes that the Station has reason to believe were obtained through fraudulent or inappropriate means.
  10. WHEN CONTEST INVOLVES VOTING ON SOCIAL MEDIA, INCLUDING FACEBOOK, TWITTER, INSTAGRAM AND OTHERS
  11. Use of multiple Facebook/Twitter/Instagram or other social medial accounts to enter contests is prohibited and will result in nullifying all votes from these accounts and /or disqualification from the contestant. The penalty will be determined at the sole discretion of the judge(s).
  12. FOR ENTRIES THAT INCLUDE SUBMITTING A PHOTO AND/OR VIDEO
  13. Profanity or nudity is not permitted in photo and/or video entries. The Station, at its sole discretion, reserves the right to disqualify and/or destroy any entry if or when it is discovered that such entry contains infringing, illegal, indecent or otherwise offensive material or if such entry contains material whose content is deemed at the sole discretion of the Station to be unsuitable for public viewing, performance or posting via the Internet.
  14. Each contestant’s photo and/or video entry must be his/her original creative work and/or property and must not contain copyrighted materials or any other materials, which may be restricted, prohibited, or outlawed by Federal, state or local laws. Contestants are required to obtain a written release from all individuals appearing in the photo and/or video which grants, the right to use their name, likeness and recorded voice and the right to post the video on the Station’s website for the general public to view. Each contestant agrees to hold the Station(s), Beasley Media Group, Inc., its parent companies, its subsidiaries, their affiliated entities, and their respective shareholders, officers, directors, agents, representatives, employees, and all of their successors and assigns harmless against any and all claims or liability arising directly or indirectly from the prize and/or contest, including but not limited to an infringement or alleged infringement of any intellectual property, publicity or privacy right, or violation of any law or regulation, involving the photo and/or video entry.
  15. FOR CONTESTS PROMOTED ON STATION FACEBOOK PAGE
  16. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Facebook. By submission of an entry, a contestant releases Facebook from any responsibility or liability of the Contest’s administration, prizes or promotion. Contestants are providing entry information to the Station and not to Facebook.
  17. For CONTESTS PROMOTED ON Instagram
  18. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram. By submission of an entry, a contestant releases Instagram from any responsibility related to the Contest.

 

  1. For CONTESTS PROMOTED ON STATION Twitter Profile
  2. This Contest is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by or associated with Twitter. By submission of an entry, contestant release Twitter from any responsibility related to the Contest.

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97.5 The Fanatic - Mock Draft Contest 2017 – Official Rules

NO PURCHASE OR OTHER CONSIDERATION IS NECESSARY TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS CONTEST; PURCHASE DOES NOT INCREASE CHANCES OF WINNING.

How to Enter for a Chance to Win

To enter: beginning Monday, April 19, 2017 at 2pm Eastern Time (“ET”), interested participants may enter by visiting www.975TheFanatic.com/contests/fanatic-draft-prediction-contest/ and filling out the online registration form, including their name, address, daytime phone number and their official predictions (FIRST and LAST NAME) of the first thirty-two (32) players drafted in the 2017 professional football draft.  Eligible entries must contain predictions numbered one (1) through thirty-two (32) with number one (1) representing the first player drafted and thirty-two (32) representing the last player drafted in the first round.  In order to qualify for prize reimbursement, an eligible entry must match the OFFICIAL FIRST THIRTY-TWO (32) DRAFT PICKS IN EXACT ORDER of the 2017 professional football draft.  Incomplete or late entries will not be eligible for prize reimbursement. The maximum number of entries allowed is 10,000 (ten thousand); entries will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis and any entries above 10,000 will be disqualified.

All entries must be received by 11:59 AM ET on Wednesday, April 26, 2017. At that time, the entry page will be disabled.  If, for any reason, a contestant is able to submit their entry after 11:59 AM ET on Wednesday, April 26, 2017, the entry will be disqualified.

If there is a winner at the end of the promotion, the winner will be notified by email and/or phone on or about May 1, 2017.  97.5 The Fanatic and the grand prize provider, Odds on Promotions (OOP), are not responsible for prize reimbursement if winner identification results from machine malfunction or other technical or human error.

Entrants must use a valid and unique email address when submitting their entry. Limit one entry per person and per email address is allowed. Contestants found to have entered more than once will be automatically disqualified. Winners must show proof of ID and residence when claiming prizes. If a winner is unable to provide proof of ID or residence, they will be disqualified and the prize will be forfeited. The winner(s) must claim prize(s) and/or prize certificate(s) in person, within 30 days  after the contest concludes, at the offices of 97.5 The Fanatic at One Bala Plaza, Suite 300, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.  Failure to claim prize by this time will result in forfeiture of prize.

Up to one (1) Grand Prize may be awarded as follows:

Grand Prize:  One hundred thousand dollars ($100,000), payable in the winner’s name by company check by Odds On Promotions (OOP).

In the event of a tie (more than one contestant correctly selects the order of the FIRST THIRTY-TWO (32) DRAFT PICKS IN EXACT ORDER of the 2017 professional football draft), a random drawing between the eligible contestants will be held to determine the Grand Prize winner. Grand Prize is provided courtesy of Odds On Promotions. Entrants are eligible to win ONE (1) Grand Prize level only.

If no contestant correctly selects the order of the FIRST THIRTY-TWO (32) DRAFT PICKS IN EXACT ORDER of the 2017 professional football draft, no Grand Prize will be awarded.

NOTE:  The memory logs of the internet-based contest are the sole determiner of whether or not a contestant is a prize winner.  TAMPERING WITH ANY ASPECT OF THE INTERNET-BASED CONTEST IS STRICTLY PROHIBITED.  Evidence of any act or submission that changes the functionality of the contest will cause a prize claim to be denied and any related prize to be forfeited.  Grand prize winner(s), if any, will be required to provide an affidavit of winner.  Allow up to 8 weeks for delivery of cash prizes (which may be payable by company check).

All contest entries will become the property of Station and will not be acknowledged or returned.

Eligibility

All entrants must be at least 18 years old and legal residents of the United States, living or working in the Philadelphia metro survey area (as defined by Nielsen Audio).  Winner will be disqualified from winning the Grand Prize if he/she or a member of his/her household has won a prize or prize package from any Philadelphia Beasley Media Group, radio station (WBEN-FM, WMGK, WMMR, WPEN, WTEL, WWDB) valued at One Thousand Dollars ($1,000.00) or greater within the past 365 days.  Current and former employees, family members, agents, successors, or assignees of Beasley Media Group Philadelphia, OOP, or any promotional agency involved with this promotion shall be INELIGIBLE to participate.  In addition, employees (including their immediate families and members of the same household) of Beasley Media Group Philadelphia’s affiliates, other advertising and promotional agencies who do business with 97.5 The Fanatic/ or any of the promotion sponsors, and other radio stations in the Philadelphia metro survey area are not eligible to participate in any contest presented by 97.5 The Fanatic.  Immediate family shall include spouse, parents, children, siblings, grandparents, grandchildren (including in-laws) and any other person residing within the same household.    Void where prohibited.

Release

By entering, all participants agree to release and hold harmless the promotion sponsors, 97.5 The Fanatic, Beasley Media Group, Inc., Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., Odds on Promotions, and each of their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliates, directors, officers, employees and agents from any and all liability and any injuries, loss or damage of any kind arising from or in connection with this contest and any prize won.  Winner(s) will be required to sign a form releasing 97.5 The Fanatic, Beasley Media Group, Inc., Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc., Odds on Promotions, and their affiliated companies from all liability in connection with the contest and the award and use of the prize before claiming the prize. OOP is not responsible in any way for the implementation or execution of this contest, other than delivery of the indicated prize(s) to Station or the confirmed winner(s).

Disclaimer

97.5 The Fanatic, Beasley Media Group, Inc., and Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. undertake no liability or responsibility, and make no warranties, express or implied, with respect to the performance of the prize(s) awarded, for any failure to perform or negligent performance of any service provider, or for any other risk, incident or damage, direct or indirect, relating to or arising out of the contest, including (but not limited to) cancellations, postponements, delays or other scheduling changes; missed events or connections or inability of winner to attend; and accident, injury, death, damage or expense arising from or occurring during the use of the prize, or travel to/from or attendance at any event relating to the contest, by the winner and/or winner’s guest(s).  97.5 The Fanatic, Beasley Media Group, Inc., and Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. are not responsible for damage to a prize or loss of a prize after the prize has been claimed. Winners must inspect their prizes or prize certificates before leaving the station.  97.5 The Fanatic, Beasley Media Group, Inc., and Beasley Broadcast Group, Inc. are not responsible for technical, hardware or software failure or malfunctions, lost or unavailable network or other telecommunications connections, or lost, late, misdirected, damaged, illegible, inaccurate, incomplete, garbled, disconnected, or delayed contest entries or communications, whether caused by the sender or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or used in this contest, or by any human error which may occur in the execution of this contest.  If, for any reason, the contest is not capable of being conducted as planned or is otherwise compromised, including but not limited to infection by computer virus, bug, tampering, hacking, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failures, or other causes beyond the control of 97.5 The Fanatic, Station reserves the right at its sole discretion to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend all or part of the contest and/or determine an alternate method of awarding the prize(s).

License

Entry into any contest constitutes full permission for 97.5 The Fanatic, OOP, and prize provider and their respective affiliates to broadcast and/or to photograph or publish the participant's name, voice, recorded comments, biographical information, face and likeness, in any medium, without compensation.

Taxes

97.5 The Fanatic will report the total value of each prize to the IRS and will furnish winner(s) with a federal Form 1099.  Winners must provide their social security number and/or a signed Form W-9 to 97.5 The Fanatic for tax reporting purposes, and are solely responsible for payment of all taxes incurred as a result of the award of a prize.

General

Failure to conform to all contest rules, or any fraud or other illegal or inappropriate conduct on the part of a contestant or on a contestant’s behalf, will result in the contestant's disqualification and forfeiture of any prize won.  97.5 The Fanatic reserves the right to rule ineligible listeners who, in 97.5 The Fanatic’s sole judgment, engage in abusive conduct with respect to any contest or promotion conducted by 97.5 The Fanatic or its affiliates.  97.5 The Fanatic reserves the right to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and these Official Rules at any time, which changes will become effective upon announcement.  By taking part in this contest, participants agree to be bound by these rules and all decisions of the judges, who are employees of 97.5 The Fanatic and whose decisions with respect to all aspects of the contest are final and binding.  Copies of written contest rules and the list of winners are available during regular business hours at the 97.5 The Fanatic studio, One Bala Plaza, Suite 339, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004, for 60 days after the contest concludes.

As a condition to participating in this Contest, each entrant agrees that any and all disputes that cannot be resolved between the parties, and all causes of action arising out of or in connection with this Contest shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action. The entrant and 97.5 The Fanatic hereby waive any and all right to trial by jury. If any provision of these Official Rules is declared or found by a court of competent jurisdiction to be illegal, unenforceable or void, then such provision will be null and void but each other provision hereof not so affected will be enforced to the full extent permitted by applicable law.

All federal, state and local laws and regulations apply.

Sponsor:  Beasley Media Group, Inc. d/b/a 97.5 The Fanatic, One Bala Plaza, Suite 300, Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004.