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Eligibility: Open to legal residents of the 50 United States and the District of Columbia, 13 years of age or older as of 4/15/02. Minors must obtain their parent’s or legal guardian’s consent prior to participation. Employees of WNBA Enterprises, LLC ("Sponsor"), the Women's National Basketball Association ("WNBA") and its teams, and each of their respective parent companies, subsidiaries, affiliates, officers, directors, governors, owners, distributors, agents, assignees, advertising/promotion agencies, and Project Support Team, Inc. (“PST”) (collectively, the “Released Parties”) and the immediate family members and/or those living in the same household of each are not eligible to enter or win. Void where prohibited by law. How to Enter: Visit www.WNBA.com between 12:00:01PM Eastern Time (“ET”) on 4/15/02 and 11:59:59PM ET on 4/21/02 (“promotion period”). If you are a registered member of WNBA.com and NBA.com, receive one sweepstakes entry when you fully complete and submit the online entry form according to the instructions provided. If you are not a registered member of WNBA.com and NBA.com, registration is free. To register, complete the NBA User Registration form according to the instructions provided. As part of the registration process, you will be asked to consent to receive promotional e-mails. Consenting to receive promotional e-mails is optional and is not required for membership. Upon completion of the registration process, receive one sweepstakes entry when you fully complete and submit the online entry form. Limit one entry per person and per e-mail address for the duration of the promotion period. Additional entries received from such person or e-mail address thereafter will be void. Released Parties are not responsible for incomplete, late or misdirected entries, failures or malfunctions of phones, phone lines, telephone systems, lost entries or transmissions, interrupted or unavailable network, server or other connections, miscommunications, failed computer hardware or software or technical failures, garbled, misrouted, scrambled transmissions, printing or other errors in these Official Rules, in any sweepstakes-related advertisements or other materials, or other errors or problems of any kind whether human, electronic or otherwise. Winner Selection: Potential winners will be selected in a random drawing on or about 4/26/02 from among all eligible entries received by PST, an independent judging organization whose decisions will be final and binding in all matters relating to this sweepstakes. Odds of winning will depend on the number of eligible entries received. Potential winners will be notified by telephone and/or mail. Prizes will be awarded to the person named on the applicable online entry form regardless of whether that is the name of the owner of the e-mail address from which said online entry form was submitted (subject to verification of eligibility). If an eligible minor is selected as a prize winner, prize will be awarded in the name of said minor’s parent or legal guardian and, if a trip prize winner, parent or legal guardian will be required to accompany said minor on applicable trip. Limit one prize per person, family or household. Prizes: (1) Grand Prize: Grand Prize winner’s selection of one of the following options: Option 1: 3-day/2-night trip for two to a 2002 WNBA regular season game selected by winner to watch winner’s favorite 2002 WNBA drafted player in action in any WNBA market. Prize consists of round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest to winner’s residence in the U.S., standard double-occupancy hotel accommodations, two game tickets, and ground transportation to/from the airport and the applicable hotel. Game selected subject to Sponsor’s approval; or Option 2: 3-day/2-night trip for two to WNBA All-Star 2002 on 7/15/02 in Washington, DC, consisting of round-trip coach air transportation from major airport nearest to winner’s residence in the U.S., standard double-occupancy hotel accommodations, two tickets to the WNBA All-Star Game, and ground transportation to/from the airport and the applicable hotel (Approximate Retail Value “ARV”of each of Option 1 and Option 2=$3,000). Actual value of Grand Prize may vary depending on dates of travel, and points of departure and arrival. Travel and accommodation restrictions may apply. Travel and hotel arrangements to be determined by Sponsor. Winner and guest must travel together on the same itinerary. Trip must be taken on dates and times designated by Sponsor or prize will be forfeited in its entirety and may be awarded to an alternate winner. If any Grand Prize events are canceled or postponed for any reason, travel prize will be awarded less applicable prize-related activity(s) and Sponsor will substitute that activity(s) with an item(s)/activity(s) of equal or greater value as determined solely by Sponsor. (10) First Prizes: Spalding Official WNBA Game Ball hand-signed by a minimum of two WNBA Top 10 draft picks designated by Sponsor, and corresponding Certificate of Authenticity (ARV=$150). Total ARV of all prizes=$4,500. Miscellaneous: No transfer, assignment, cash redemption or substitution of prizes (or portion thereof) except by Sponsor due to prize unavailability, and then for a prize (or applicable portion thereof) of equal or greater value. Federal, state and local taxes and all other expenses not specified herein as being awarded are winners’ sole responsibility. Grand Prize winner (if minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) will be required to execute and return an Affidavit of Eligibility, Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release within 5 days of issuance of notification. Traveling companion (if minor, his/her respective parent or legal guardian) will also be required to sign and return a Liability Release and (where legal) Publicity Release prior to the issuance of travel documents. Any minor traveling companion must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Non-compliance with any of the foregoing may result in disqualification and awarding of prize to an alternate winner at Sponsor’s sole discretion. If any prize notification letter or prize is returned as undeliverable, potential winner will be disqualified and an alternate winner may be selected. Winner and his/her traveling companion also agree to comply with all WNBA rules, regulations, and directions relating to attendance at WNBA sanctioned events and/or other activities and, in accordance therewith, agree not to act in an unsportsmanlike or disruptive manner, or with any intent to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other person at such event. Sponsor, in its sole discretion, reserves the right to: 1.) disqualify any person and void any entries of any person who it believes has tampered with the entry process, the operation of WNBA.com, or any other component of this sweepstakes, whose conduct or actions affect the administration, integrity, security, fairness or proper conduct of this sweepstakes, or who is in violation of these Official Rules and 2.) modify, suspend or terminate this sweepstakes should virus, bugs, non-authorized human intervention or other causes beyond the reasonable control of Sponsor, including but not limited to war, strikes, and/or acts of God, corrupt or impair the administration, security, fairness or proper play of this sweepstakes and, in the event of termination or suspension, at its discretion, award prizes from among eligible, non-suspect entries received as of the date of the event requiring such termination or suspension. The use of any device which automates the entry process is prohibited. By participating, entrants (if minor, his/her parent or legal guardian) agree to be bound by these Official Rules and agree that: 1.) Released Parties and their designees and assigns may use (unless prohibited by law) such entrant’s name, voice, city/state of residence, photograph, visual and/or audio likeness for advertising and/or trade purposes and/or for the purpose of posting their name on WNBA.com and/or for any other purpose in any media or format now or hereafter known without further compensation, permission or notification and 2.) Released Parties and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agents shall have no liability and will be released and held harmless from any claim, action, liability, loss, injury or damage, including, without limitation, personal injury or death to winner or any third party or damage to personal or real property due in whole or in part, directly or indirectly, by reason of the acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any element of prize and any travel or prize activities related thereto or participation in this sweepstakes. Winners List: For the winners’ names, send a stamped, self-addressed envelope for receipt by 5/20/02 to: WNBA Draft Sweepstakes Winners, P.O. Box 13106, Bridgeport, CT 06673-3106.
Sponsor: WNBA Enterprises, LLC, 450 Harmon Meadow Blvd., Secaucus, NJ 07094
Administrator: Project Support Team, Inc., 100 Mill Plain Road, Danbury, CT 06811