Arbys Game Day Sweepstakes

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Official Rules

To enter the Arbys Game Day Sweepstakes, you must agree to and abide by these Official Rules.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN. A PURCHASE OR PAYMENT OF ANY KIND WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. VOID WHERE PROHIBITED BY LAW.

This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with, Facebook or Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. Any questions, comments or complaints regarding the Sweepstakes are to be directed to support@punchtab.com.

  1. Sweepstakes Summary & Period: Enter for a chance to win a trip for you and your friends to attend any remaining regular season NFL game in 2013 or 2014! The Sweepstakes begins at 6:00:01 p.m. ET on September 28, 2013 and ends 5:00:00 p.m. ET on October 30, 2013 (“Sweepstakes Period”). Administrators computer is the official clock for the Sweepstakes. Certain restrictions apply. Please read these Official Rules for details, including instructions on how to enter. This Sweepstakes is sponsored by AFA Service Corporation, 1155 Perimeter Center West, 12th floor, Atlanta, GA 30338. (“Sponsor”) and administered by PunchTab Inc, 2390 El Camino Real, Suite 100, Palo Alto CA 94306 (“Administrator”).
  1. Eligibility: The “Arbys Game Day Sweepstakes”(the "Sweepstakes") is open only to legal residents of the United States who are at least 18 years of age. Any individuals (including but not limited to employees, consultants, independent contractors, and interns) who have, within the past six months, performed services for Sponsor, Administrator, AFA Service Corporation, Arbys restaurants, Crispin Porter Bogusky LLC, Hunter Public Relations, LLC, Alcone Marketing Group, Inc., Roark Capital Management, LLC, Punchtab Inc., any organizations responsible for sponsoring, fulfilling, administering, advertising or promoting the Sweepstakes or supplying the prizes or rewards, and/or their respective parents, subsidiaries, affiliated and successor companies (collectively, the “Promotion Entities”), and immediate family and household members of such individuals, are not eligible. "Immediate family members" means parents, step-parents, children, step-children, siblings, step-siblings, or spouses, regardless of where they live. "Household members" means people who share the same residence at least three months a year, whether related or not. The winner may be required to provide proof of U.S. residency and/or other proof of eligibility and compliance with these Official Rules upon request prior to receipt of prize. This Sweepstakes is void where prohibited by law.
  1. How to Enter: There are two ways to enter the Sweepstakes: (1) you can enter the Sweepstakes AND earn t-shirts, gift cards, and other cool stuff by participating in the Arbys League of Brisket Rewards Program, or (2) you can complete and submit an entry form on our Website. Details are below:

TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES AND EARN COOL STUFF: You can register for the Arbys League of Brisket Rewards Program at leagueofbrisket.com (the “Rewards Program”). For every 100 points you earn in the Rewards Program, you will automatically receive one entry into the Sweepstakes for a chance to win prizes. If you enter the Sweepstakes by participating in the Rewards Program, you agree to abide by all Rewards Program Terms and Conditions and the Website terms of use located at http://arbys.com/legal-notice, both of which apply in addition to these Official Rules, and you agree to abide by them.

TO ENTER THE SWEEPSTAKES ONLY: You can also enter the Sweepstakes by completing and submitting an entry form on our Website at http://www.punchtab.com/campaign2/21793/postcard. You may enter the Sweepstakes using this method up to thirty (30) times during the Sweepstakes Period.

  1. Prizes: The Sweepstakes has several prizes that you can win.

INTERMEDIATE PRIZES: Five (5) $50.00 Amazon.com gift cards will be awarded during the Sweepstakes Period (each with a retail value of $50.00) in five separate drawings.

GRAND PRIZE: After the end of the Sweepstakes Period, there will be a sixth and final drawing to award the grand prize (the “Grand Prize”) to one winner. The Grand Prize (approximate maximum retail value of $4,745.00) includes:

  • Two (2) tickets to any NFL regular season game of the winners choice in 2013 or 2014 season (excluding preseason, playoff, international series, and bowl games);
  • Two (2) roundtrip coach, air transportation tickets from any commercial airport located in the continental U.S. to the commercial airport located in or closest to the city in which the chosen NFL game takes place; and
  • one (1) nights accommodations in one to two standard double occupancy rooms (depending on whether the winner and his or her travel guests elect to share rooms or stay in separate rooms) at a hotel to be selected by us located in the destination city (or if no hotels are located in the destination city, at a nearby hotel selected by us).

Approximate maximum retail value of all prizes combined is $4,995.00. All expenses not specifically mentioned as part of the Sweepstakes (including but not limited to taxes, personal charges, tips, gratuities, meals, travel and trip insurance, and ground transportation to and from the airport, hotel, and NFL game), are solely the responsibility of the winner and his or her travel guests. The winner may be required to present a valid credit card upon check in at the hotel to cover any incidental expenses.

Odds of winning an intermediate prize depend on the total number of eligible entries received prior to the cut-off time for the applicable drawing. Odds of winning the Grand Prize depend on total number of eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. No prize may be substituted for cash or any equivalent or transferred, except at the sole discretion of Sponsor. Other restrictions may apply.

The Grand Prize trip shall take place on or before March 1st, 2015, subject to availability. Blackout dates, including restrictions on travel during certain holidays, may apply. The Grand Prize winner must give Administrators representatives at least thirty (30) days notice of his or her choice of NFL game and selected travel dates. Administrators representatives will book the air transportation tickets and hotel accommodations. The Sweepstakes is only redeemable via Administrators representatives and at no time may be converted to or exchanged for cash. All airfare reserved through Administrators representatives are final with no refunds, discounts, exchanges, or other transferability once awarded. After the game tickets, hotel, or airfare have been reserved, the Grand Prize winner may not change the air travel itinerary, substitute different travel guests, or otherwise exchange the airfare, hotel reservations, game tickets, or any other part of the Grand Prize. Sponsor and Administrator shall have no responsibility for canceled, delayed, suspended or rescheduled flights or other events.

The Grand Prize winner and his or her travel guests must all be 18 years of age or older or have the permission of their respective parents or legal guardians to accept and use the Grand Prize. The Grand Prize winner and his or her travel guests must possess all necessary documentation required for air travel (e.g. valid photo identification). The Grand Prize winner and his or her travel guests may be required to present a valid credit card upon check in at the hotel to cover any incidental expenses, and the hotel may require them to be accompanied by a person who is at least 21 years of age in order to check in.

Additionally, Sponsor will require, as a condition to awarding the Grand Prize and reserving airfare, accommodations, and NFL game tickets for the Grand Prize winner and his or her travel guests, that the winner and each travel guest signs liability and publicity release agreeing to release Sponsor, Administrator, and their respective directors, officers, employees, agents, contractors and representatives from all losses or injuries of any kind resulting from acceptance, use, or misuse of the Sweepstakes consistent with Sections 10 through 13 and agreeing to Sponsors use (except in Tennessee and where prohibited by law) of his or her name, likeness, biographical information, and photographs and other recordings of him or her enjoying the trip consistent with Section 9.

  1. Selection and Notification of Intermediate Winners: Each Monday starting on October 7, 2014 and ending on November 4, 2013, we will select an intermediate winner, who will receive a $50.00 Amazon.com gift card, in a random drawing from all eligible entries received prior to the cut-off time for that drawing. The drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, Administrator, or their designated agent. The intermediate prize drawing dates, times, and cut-off times are listed below:

Drawing Date

Cut-Off Time for Entries

Monday, October 7

10:00 pm EST on Sunday, October 6

Monday, October 14

10:00 pm EST on Sunday, October 13

Monday, October 21

10:00 pm EST on Sunday, October 20

Monday, October 28

10:00 pm EST on Sunday, October 27

Monday, November 4

5:00 pm ET on Wednesday, October 30

The winner of each drawing will be notified by email (at the email address provided during entry or registration) by 5 PM EST on the day of the drawing. We may also announce the name of the winner on our Website. The intermediate winner will be required to sign and return within two (2) business days of notification an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, and a Publicity Release where allowed by law.

If you win an intermediate prize, you are still eligible to win additional prizes, including the Grand Prize. So please keep entering throughout the Sweepstakes Period for a chance to win more prizes!

  1. Selection and Notification of Grand Prize Winners: The Grand Prize winner will be selected in a random drawing on or about November 15, 2013 from all eligible entries received during the Sweepstakes Period. Drawing will be conducted by Sponsor, Administrator, or their designated agent. The Grand Prize winners first and last name will be announced on the Website, and the winner will be notified by email (at the email provided during entry or registration) on or about November 15, 2013. The winner will be required to sign and return within four (4) business days of notification an Affidavit of Eligibility, Release and Indemnification, and a Publicity Release where allowed by law, a copy of his/her passport, drivers license or birth certificate as proof of age and residency, and (iii) a completed and signed W-9 Tax Form. The information in the Affidavit of Eligibility and W-9 must be correct and must be identical to the information provided in the original entry, or the person will be disqualified.
  1. Requirements for a Winner to Receive a Prize: A winner will be disqualified and forfeit the prize if: (1) a winner does not respond within the required time period, or (2) a winner notification email is returned as undeliverable, or (3) a winner rejects the prize, or (4) the winner fails to provide us with the required documentation within the applicable time period, or (5) Sponsor and Administrator determine, in their sole discretion, that the winner has not complied with any of the Official Rules. If any of these happen, the winner will be disqualified and forfeit the prize, and the prize will be awarded to an alternate winner selected by random drawing from all remaining eligible entries. If the a prize is forfeited, no other compensation will be given to that winner. The information in any Affidavit of Eligibility must be correct and must be identical to the information provided in the original entry and the information associated with the winners Facebook account, or the person will be disqualified.
  1. Use of Your Personal Information: Except for actions you take while you are on Facebooks website or other social network sites, you are providing your information to Arbys Restaurant Group, Inc. and not to Facebook or the other social network. Sponsors Privacy Policy, located at http://arbys.com/privacy-policy, explains what information Sponsor collects when you enter the Sweepstakes, participate in the Rewards Program, and visit or use Sponsors website, and how Sponsor uses that information. In addition to the uses of your information explained in Sponsors Privacy Policy, Sponsor and Administrator may access and use information associated with your Facebook, Twitter Instagram, FourSquare, and other social media accounts to administer the Sweepstakes, including to select, notify, announce, and verify the winner, and as otherwise explained in these Official Rules and the Terms and Conditions of the Rewards Program. By entering the Sweepstakes, you agree to the terms of our Privacy Policy.
  1. Use of Winners and Travel Guests Publicity Rights: By entering, if you are selected as an intermediate winner, you authorize the Sponsor to use your name, Facebook profile picture, photograph, and city and state of residence in programming, advertising and/or promotional material (including Sponsors Website) or on a winners list (if applicable) without compensation to the extent permitted by law.

By entering, if you are selected as the Grand Prize winner, you authorize the Sponsor to use your name, Facebook profile picture, voice, likeness, photograph, prize information (if applicable), biographical data and city and state of residence in programming, advertising and/or promotional material (including Sponsors Website) or on a winners list (if applicable) without compensation to the extent permitted by law.

Except in the state of Tennessee and where otherwise prohibited by law, by participating in the Sweepstakes and accepting the Grand Prize, the Grand Prize winner and his or her travel guests consent to Sponsors representatives taking photographs and videos of their experience during travel and while attending the NFL game, and grant to the Promotion Entities and their affiliates the right, for a duration of three years from the end of the Sweepstakes Period, to use the winner and his or her travel guests names, identities, images, city and state of residence, photograph, voice, biographical information, experience during travel, written or oral statements, and/or likeness used in any advertising, promotion, marketing and/or broadcasting relating to this Sweepstakes, the Promotion Entities and their affiliated companies, or any of their products or services, without additional financial or other compensation, and shall sign a publicity release confirming such consent as a condition to acceptance of the Grand Prize. Any and all photographs, videos, or other recordings of the winner and his or her travel guests experience during travel created by Sponsors representatives shall remain the exclusive property of Sponsor.

Sponsor is not obligated to use any of the above mentioned rights, licenses, information, or materials, but may do so and may edit or modify such information or materials, at Sponsor's sole discretion, without obligation or compensation.

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  1. Other Terms: By entering, participants agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor and Administrator, which shall be final and binding in all respects and not subject to appeal. Entrants further agree not to knowingly damage or cause interruption of the Sweepstakes or Rewards Program and/or prevent others from participating in the Sweepstakes or Rewards Program. CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE SWEEPSTAKES VIOLATES CRIMINAL OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY ENTRANT MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT OF THE LAW.

In the event of any dispute concerning the identity of any person who enters the Sweepstakes, the entry will be deemed to have been completed by the natural person who is the authorized account holder of the email account associated with the Facebook account used to register for the Rewards Program, or the email account used to submit an online entry form, as the case may be. "Authorized account holder" is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an email address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g., business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning email addresses for the domain associated with the submitted email address.


  1. Sponsors Right to Modify or Cancel the Sweepstakes: If for any reason the Sweepstakes or the Rewards Program (or any part thereof) is not capable of running as planned, including infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud or technical failures beyond Sponsor's control that, in Sponsors opinion, corrupt or affect the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Sweepstakes or Rewards Program (or any part thereof), Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, terminate, modify or suspend the Sweepstakes or Rewards Program without liability and/or disqualify any individual who tampers with the Sweepstakes or Rewards Program. Notice of cancellation/termination/ modification/suspension of Sweepstakes will be posted on the Website. Sponsor reserves the right to make changes in these Official Rules, including the substitution of a prize or equivalent value, which will become effective upon announcement. If, due to circumstances beyond the control of Sponsor, any prize or part of a prize becomes unavailable, Sponsor reserves the right, but not the obligation, to cancel or modify the Sweepstakes and shall not be required to award a substitute prize.
  1. Your Release of Sponsor, Administrator, and Facebook From Any and All Liability: By participating in the Sweepstakes, participants agree to release, indemnify, and hold harmless Facebook and the Promotion Entities, as well as each of their respective officers, directors, agents, representatives and employees, as well as each of their respective successors, representatives and assigns (collectively, the "Released Parties") from any and all actions, claims, injury, loss or damage arising in any manner, directly or indirectly, from participation in this Sweepstakes or the Rewards Program and/or acceptance, receipt, possession or use/misuse of the prize.

Entrants also agree that the Released Parties are not responsible for lost, late, misdirected, or damaged entries, or for failed, partial or garbled computer transmissions, or for technical failures of any kind, including but not limited to electronic malfunction or damage of any network, hardware or software, or for typographical or other errors in the printing, the offering or the administration of the Sweepstakes, the Rewards Program, these Official Rules or in the announcement of the prizes or the winners. Entries which are incomplete, illegible, inaccurate, forged, irregular in any way, or otherwise not in compliance with these Official Rules will be disqualified. Without limiting the foregoing, Sponsor and Administrator also disclaim any liability for email notifications not timely received (or not received at all) by a given entrant whether due to classification of the email as SPAM, technological/programming/electronic error, failure or malfunction or other cause. Sponsor shall not be liable to any participants in the Sweepstakes, the winner, or any third party for acts or omissions beyond its control, including without limitation for any acts of God, war, riot, global warming or national emergency.

THE RELEASED PARTIES HAVE NOT IN ANY MANNER ADOPTED ANY THIRD PARTY WARRANTY REGARDING THE PRIZES, IF ANY, AS A WARRANTY OF THE RELEASED PARTIES. THE WINNERS SHALL LOOK SOLELY TO SUCH THIRD PARTY MANUFACTURERS OR SUPPLIERS (E.G., THE AIRLINE, THE HOTEL, AND AMAZON.COM) TO PERFORM OR SATISFY ANY OBLIGATION UNDER ANY SUCH WARRANTY.

TO THE MAXIMUM EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW, THE RELEASED PARTIES HEREBY DISCLAIM ANY WARRANTIES, OBLIGATIONS, LIABILITIES, RIGHTS AND REMEDIES, EXPRESS OR IMPLIED, ORAL OR WRITTEN, ARISING BY LAW OR OTHERWISE, INCLUDING THE WARRANTIES OF MERCHANTABILITY AND FITNESS FOR A PARTICULAR PURPOSE, TITLE, INFRINGEMENT OR ANY IMPLIED INDEMNITIES. YOU UNDERSTAND AND ACKNOWLEDGE THAT THE RELEASED PARTIES HAVE NOT MADE, AND YOU ARE NOT RELYING ON, ANY EXPRESS OR IMPLIED WARRANTIES OR REPRESENTATIONS TO YOU REGARDING THE VALUE OF THIS SWEEPSTAKES, OR about the suitability, reliability, availability, timeliness, lack of viruses or other harmful components and accuracy of the information, products, services and related graphics used in connection with the Sweepstakes, THESE OFFICIAL rules, OR SPONSORS WEBSITE. All data, information, products, services and graphics related to the Sweepstakes, theSE OFFICIAL rules AND THE SPONSORS WEBSITE are provided "as-is, where-is" without technical support of any kind.

IN NO EVENT SHALL THE RELEASED PARTIES BE LIABLE TO YOU OR ANY THIRD PARTY FOR INCIDENTAL, INDIRECT, SPECIAL, CONSEQUENTIAL OR PUNITIVE DAMAGES (INCLUDING WITHOUT LIMITATION LOST PROFITS OR LOST PRIZES) RELATED TO THE SWEEPSTAKES, THE REWARDS PROGRAM, THESE OFFICIAL RULES, OR THE USE OR EXPLOITATION OF ANY CONTENT, PERSONAL INFORMATION, OR PUBLICITY RIGHTS, OR OTHERWISE, EVEN IF RELEASED PARTIES ARE AWARE OF THE POSSIBILITY OF SUCH DAMAGES OR IF THE EXCLUSIVE REMEDIES STATED HEREIN FAIL OF THEIR ESSENTIAL PURPOSE.

  1. Issues of Law: Applicable federal, state and local taxes are the sole responsibility of the winners. The Grand Prize winner will receive a 1099 tax form reflecting the value of the Grand Prize.

All issues and questions concerning the construction, validity, interpretation and enforceability of these Official Rules, or the rights and obligations of entrant and/or Released Parties in connection with the Sweepstakes, shall be governed by, and construed in accordance with, the laws of the State of Georgia and shall be resolved exclusively by an appropriate federal or state court sitting in the State of Georgia. To the fullest extent permitted by law, entrant agrees that (a) any such action shall be brought by entrant individually (not as part of a class action); (b) the federal/state courts sitting in the State of Georgia may exercise personal jurisdiction over entrant; (c) his/her recovery shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred in participating in the Sweepstakes (if any) with all right to other recovery (including damages of any kind and attorneys fees) being expressly waived.

If any provision of these Official Rules shall be held invalid, illegal or unenforceable, such provision shall be enforced to the maximum extent permitted by law and the parties' fundamental intentions hereunder, and the remaining provisions shall not be affected or impaired, provided, however, that in such cases the parties oblige themselves to use their best efforts to achieve the purpose of the invalid provision by a new legally valid stipulation.

  1. Winners List: For the name of the winners, mail a self-addressed, stamped envelope to: “The Arbys Game Day Sweepstakes Winner”, c/o 2390 El Camino Real, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94306 c/o PunchTab Inc no later than November 29, 2013.
  1. Official Rules: Copies of these Official Rules may be obtained by sending a self-addressed, stamped envelope to “The Arbys Game Day SweepstakesOfficial Rules”, c/o 2390 El Camino Real, Suite 100, Palo Alto, CA 94306 c/o PunchTab Inc or sending an email to support@punchtab.com requesting a copy of the Official Rules no later than November 29, 2013.

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