Rules and Regulations
Dead River Company - Enter to Win a $100 VISA® Gift Card Official Rules
NO PURCHASE IS NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING.
Please read these rules before entering Dead River Company's Win a $100 VISA® Gift Card Sweepstakes (the "Sweepstakes").
Eligibility. The Sweepstakes is open to individual legal residents within Dead River Company's electricity service areas in Maine, who are 18 or older at the time of entry. The Sweepstakes is not open to employees or to immediate family members (spouses, domestic partners, parents, grandparents, siblings, children and grandchildren) of employees of Dead River Company.
How to Enter. Beginning on November 12, 2012 and ending on December
21, 2012 (Sweepstakes Period), eligible persons who enroll to have Dead River
Company be their electricity provider will have the option of being entered to
win one of thirty $100 VISA Gift Cards. Eligible
persons may also enter to win by mailing a 3”x5” postcard with their name,
address, e-mail address, phone number and date of birth to Dead River Company,
ATTN: Marketing, 82 Running Hill Road, Suite 400, So Portland, ME 04106.
Mail-in entries must be postmarked by December 17, 2012 and received by Dead
River Company no later than December 21, 2012 at 4:59 p.m. Limited to one (1)
entry per person. Dead River Company is not responsible for lost, misdirected,
late, postage due, incomplete, or unintelligible entries. Incomplete,
duplicate, or mechanically reproduced entries will be deemed void.
Prize. One (1) daily prize of a $100
VISA Gift Card will be drawn and awarded Monday through Friday, starting
November 12, 2012 and ending December 21, 2012 Winners must be located within Dead River Company’s electricity service
areas. The winner is responsible for paying any taxes associated with winning
this prize. For the purpose of generating a 1099, the winner is required to
provide Dead River Company with an IRS form W-9 in order to claim the prize.
Winners will be notified by
phone within two (2) business days following the drawing. Claimed prizes will
be sent by registered mail; signed receipt required.If the prize is not claimed within 10 days of
notification, or if any potential recipient does not meet the eligibility
criteria, the winner will be disqualified, and Dead River Company will select
an alternate winner.
Odds of Winning. The odds of winning will depend on the number of
eligible entries received for the drawing.
Additional Terms. To the maximum extent permitted by applicable law,
Dead River Company reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change these
rules or cancel the Sweepstakes at any time, or to modify, terminate, or
suspend the Sweepstakes. VISA® is a registered trademark of VISA International
and is not responsible for or directly associated with this contest. Dead River Company reserves the right, in its
sole discretion, to disqualify any individual found to be tampering with the
entry process, or who it determines to be violation of these rules.
Miscellaneous. By entering, participants agree to be bound by these
rules. The winner is not permitted to transfer, assign, or substitute the prize
or redeem the prize for cash. However, Dead River Company reserves the right to
substitute the prize for cash or with a prize of equal or greater value for any
reason and in its sole discretion. If Dead River Company elects to substitute
the prize for cash or with a prize of equal or greater value, the “value” of
the prize shall be determined by the retail selling price of the prize on the
day the substitution is extended.Participants
agree that the decisions of Dead River Company related to the Sweepstakes and
all drawings are final. The weekly prize and Grand Prize winners will be
required to consent to the use of his/her name, photographs or likenesses in
any manner and in any medium for promotional purposes by Dead River Company
without compensation, except where prohibited by law. This promotion is void
where prohibited by law.